Black Hills by Nora Roberts (2009)

A summer at his grandparents’ South Dakota ranch is not eleven-year-old Cooper Sullivan’s idea of a good time. But things are a bit more bearable now that he’s discovered the neighbor girl, Lil Chance, and her homemade batting cage. Even horseback riding isn’t as awful as Coop thought it would be. Each year, with Coop’s […]

Come Sundown by Nora Roberts (2017)

The Bodine ranch and resort in western Montana is a family business, an idyllic spot for vacationers. A little over thirty thousand acres and home to four generations, it’s kept running by Bodine Longbow with the help of a large staff, including new hire Callen Skinner. There was another member of the family once: Bodine’s […]

Echoes in Death (In Death #44) by J.D. Robb (2017)

When the young woman—dazed, naked, and bloody—wanders in front of their car, Roarke slams on the brakes just in time, and Eve, still in glittering gown and heels, springs into action. It’s been a long night for the tired homicide cop, and it’s far from over. Daphne Strazza is rushed to the ER, but it’s […]

2016 Love Is … Book Awards

What better way to celebrate my birthday and kick off the flood of end-of-year posts then picking out my favourite books of 2016: 2016 Crime – Procedural Winner & Runner-Up 2016 Crime – Thriller Winner & Runner-Up 2016 Non-Fiction Winner & Runner-Up 2016 Non-Fiction – Biography Winner & Runner-Up 2016 Romance – Cop Winner & […]

Apprentice in Death (In Death #43) by J.D. Robb

The shots came quickly, silently, and with deadly accuracy. Within seconds, three people were dead at Central Park’s ice skating rink. The victims: a talented young skater, a doctor, and a teacher. As random as random can be. Eve Dallas has seen a lot of killers during her time with the NYPSD, but never one […]

The Obsession by Nora Roberts

ARC received from: Netgalley Rating: 4* Trope: Nora Roberts Chemistry: Simmering One-Sentence Summary: A typical Nora Roberts standalone Review: If you’ve read a few of Nora Roberts standalone novels that the plot of this one will seem eerily familiar: a young lady with a tragic past moves to an isolated small town to make a […]

Devoted in Death (In Death, #41) by J.D. Robb

When Lieutenant Eve Dallas examines a body in a downtown Manhattan alleyway, the victim’s injuries are so extensive that she almost misses the clue. Carved into the skin is the shape of a heart—and initials inside reading E and D . . . Ella-Loo and her boyfriend, Darryl, had been separated while Darryl was a […]

Daring to Dream by Nora Roberts

There’s no denying it, Josh/Margo’s relationship was incredibly passionate and one of my favourite story arcs in romance novels is when two people who have been friends for years discover that they want more than friendship. However, I didn’t really understand Margo herself. I cannot conceive how anyone, even a millionaire, could have so many […]

Bed of Roses by Nora Roberts

I liked the Jack/Emma romance more than the Carter/Mac in the previous book. My favourite part of this book was when Emma thought that Mac had had a past with Jack and the whole conversation that followed. Very amusing. Also found the scenes where Ms.Roberts is blatantly laying the groundwork for the next 2 couples […]

Montana Sky by Nora Roberts

Thank the heavens for another stormer of a novel from Nora Roberts with none of those pesky supernatural, paranormal happenings. This is a straight forward awesome romance with a bit of suspense thrown in to keep the stakes high of course. I loved the setting. I have always wanted to go to Montana and stay […]