New York, Actually (From Manhattan with Love #4) by Sarah Morgan (2017)

Meet Molly New York’s most famous agony aunt, she considers herself an expert at relationships…as long as they’re other people’s. The only love of her life is her Dalmatian, Valentine. Meet Daniel A cynical divorce lawyer, he’s hardwired to think relationships are a bad idea. If you don’t get involved, no-one can get hurt. But […]

Just Kiss Me by Rachel Gibson

“Hello, Ms. Vivian . . . it’s been a long time.” And with those words, Vivian Leigh Rochet nearly melted. It’s been years since she last saw Henry Whitley-Shuler. She was a teenager scrubbing houses for a living. He was the gorgeous son of rich parents, not fit for the likes of her. Vivian had […]

Sunset in Central Park (From Manhattan with Love #2) by Sarah Morgan

Love has never been a priority for garden designer Frankie Cole. After witnessing the fallout of her parents’ divorce, she’s seen the devastation an overload of emotion can cause. The only man she feels comfortable with is her friend Matt—but that’s strictly platonic. If only she found it easier to ignore the way he makes […]

Jackson's Trust (Fourth Down #1) by @VioletDukeBooks

ARC received from: Netgalley Rating: 3* Trope: Sports Chemistry: Low Boil One-Sentence Summary: Starts off as a Lauren Layne-esque romance and ends up being messy Review: This book was not what I was expecting. The story starts off with a large dose of insta-love “ohmygod he/she is so pretty I think I’m in love” but […]

On His Watch (Search and Rescue 0.5) by @KatieRuggle

ARC received from: Netgalley Rating: 3* Trope: Reconciliation Romance Chemistry: Damp Squid One-Sentence Summary: Two former lovers reconnect super speedily during a rescue mission Review: The idea of this series really excites me but unfortunately I don’t think this book did justice to the premise. I felt the dialogue and banter a bit childish and […]

Fancy Pants (Wynette, Texas #1) by @SEPauthor

Rating: 3* Review: Now who doesn’t like a contemporary romance novel that sees the heroine sexually violated in the first few chapters, eh? I mean is there every a better way to set the mood of the book than that?! But rather than making me feel sympathetic to Francesca, I spent the majority of the […]

Second Chance Summer by @JillShalvis

Cedar Ridge, Colorado, is famous for crisp mountain air, clear blue skies, and pine-scented breezes. And it’s the last place Lily Danville wants to be. But she needs a job, and there’s an opening at the hottest resort in her hometown. What has her concerned is the other hot property in Cedar Ridge: Aidan Kincaid-firefighter, […]

Sugar's Twice as Sweet by @MarinaEAdair

ARC received from: Netgalley Rating: 3* Cover: Yay Trope: Small town Southern romance Chemistry: Low boil POV: 3rd Person One-Sentence Summary: Big city girl almost gets run out of town by a mob of angry grannies Review: Let’s start by saying that I am a big Marina Adair fan and I love her St. Helena’s […]

One Night More by Mandy Baxter

Received an ARC from Netgalley in exchange for an honest review On the surface this book had all the makings of a superb start to a snazzy new series: fabulous cover and set in the not-so-often-used law enforcement world of US Marshals.  However, unfortunately it didn’t live up to expectations. A huge sticking point for […]

Love for the Holidays Anthology

Received an ARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review I absolutely adored stories 1,4 & 5 but unfortunately, 2 & 3 really let this anthology down for me. HOLIDAY HEAT by Noelle Adams 4* A lovely story about how 2 damaged people find love again with each other MISTLETOE BETWEEN FRIENDS by Samantha […]