Seeing Red by Sandra Brown (2017)

Kerra Bailey is a television journalist on the rise, and she’s hot on the trail of a story guaranteed to skyrocket her career to even greater heights: an interview with the legendary Major Trapper. Twenty-five years ago, the Major emerged a hero from the bombing of the Pegasus Hotel in downtown Dallas when he was […]

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 […]

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 & […]

Sting by Sandra Brown (2016)

When Jordie Bennet and Shaw Kinnard lock eyes across a disreputable backwater bar, something definitely sparks. Shaw gives off a dangerous vibe that makes men wary and inspires women to sit up and take notice. None feel that undercurrent more strongly than savvy businesswoman Jordie, who doesn’t belong in a seedy dive on the banks […]

11 by @kyliebrant

Rating: 5* Trope: Suspense Chemistry: Simmering One-Sentence Summary: A security expert swears to protect a former kidnap victim when her past catches up with her Review: THIS BOOK!!!!! I have been dying to read a truly good romantic suspense novel for quite some time and I finally found it. This book ticks all the boxes […]

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 […]

Hold Your Breath (Search and Rescue #1) by @KatieRuggle

ARC received from: Netgalley Rating: 4* Trope: Suspense Chemistry: Low Boil One-Sentence Summary: A search and rescue newcomer gets targeted by a stalker Review: Admittedly, the novella which introduced the series didn’t really win me over but this first full length novel completely made me a fan. This book focuses heavily on the whodunnit element […]

2015 Love Is … Book Awards

2015 Crime Winner & Runner-Up 2015 Non-Fiction Winner & Runner-Up 2015 Romance – Animals Winner & Runner-Up 2015 Romance – Cop Winner & Runner-Up 2015 Romance – Cowboy Winner & Runner-Up 2015 Romance – Enemies To Lovers Winner & Runner-Up 2015 Romance – Fake Relationship Winner & Runner-Up 2015 Romance – Festive Winner & Runner-Up […]