Month: April 2017

Book Review – Before I Ever Met You by Karina Halle

Posted April 29, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 40 Comments
Book Review – Before I Ever Met You by Karina Halle

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Standalone Published on: April 24, 2017 POV: Dual first POV Source: gifted Rating: 5 STARS Buy on Amazon Wow, what a fantastic love story! Before I Ever Met You is a complete standalone book by Karina Halle. This book is totally different from the most books I’ve read by this author and, hands down, one of the best books I’ve ever read so far. Before I explain in detail what I LOVED about this story, let me tell you what the story is about. What is the story about? Jackie Phillips is a twenty-five-year-old, single mother with a seven-year-old son who has just recently been back to […]

Book Review – Say I’m Yours (Return To Me #3) by Corinne Michaels

Posted April 26, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 38 Comments
Book Review – Say I’m Yours (Return To Me #3) by Corinne Michaels

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: March 27, 2017 Pages: 310 Source: Purchased Rating: 3.5 STARS Buy on Amazon Say I’m Yours is the third book in the Return to Me Series by Corinne Michaels. The series is about second chances and each book can be read as a standalone. I loved The Consolation Duet and had since been obsessed with her writing, which was the reasons I decided to read this book. What is the story about? Trent Hennington is the oldest brother in the Hennington family. While two of his younger brothers, Zack and Wyatt, have settled down, he still could not bring […]

Things that Make Me WANT & NOT WANT to Read a Book

Posted April 24, 2017 by Geybie in Discussions / 66 Comments
Things that Make Me WANT & NOT WANT to Read a Book

This is an interesting topic to share not only what kinds of books I love but a little bit about myself as well. What are the things that make me want to read a book and discourage me from reading it? I’ve been thinking about this topic in the last week and, interestingly, I’ve kind of gotten to know myself better in the process: be honest about what I love and embrace it. Some of you may already have a  glimpse of what I love in books from the lists of books that I’ve read, enjoyed, and reviewed on this blog, but I want to […]

Book Review – The Coppersmith Farmhouse (Jamison Valley #1) by Devney Perry

Posted April 22, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 24 Comments
Book Review – The Coppersmith Farmhouse (Jamison Valley #1) by Devney Perry

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: March 9, 2017 POV: First Person Point of View Pages: 374 Source: Purchased Rating: 4 STARS Buy on Amazon What a stunning story. The Coppersmith Farmhouse is an amazing debut book by Devney Perry. It is the first book in the Jamison Valley series but can be read as a complete standalone. Before I talk specifically about this book, I want to thank the author for writing such a beautiful story. I cannot wait to read her next works. What is the story about? One old farmhouse brought them together. It could also tear them apart. After losing […]

Book Review – Damnable Grace (Hades Hangmen #5) by Tillie Cole

Posted April 18, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 31 Comments
Book Review – Damnable Grace (Hades Hangmen #5) by Tillie Cole

Genres: Adult, Dark, Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: April 16, 2017 Pages: 465 Source: Publisher Rating: 4.5 STARS Buy on Amazon I’ve read all the books in the Hades Hangmen series and enjoyed most of them. Each book gets better and this book is one of my favorites in the series. Even though Damnable Grace is part of a series, you can read this as a complete standalone. It will definitely be better if you read them in order since each story is interconnected. What is the story about? Even the broken, through love, can find grace. Sister Phebe has been groomed since childhood to […]

Book Review – Sins Duet (Black Hearts & Dirty Souls) by Karina Halle

Posted April 15, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 23 Comments
Book Review – Sins Duet (Black Hearts & Dirty Souls) by Karina Halle

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance, Romantic Suspense Standalone/Series: Series Published on: Book 1 (February 18, 2017), Book 2 (March 20, 2017) Pages: Book 1 (314), Book 2 (300) Source: purchased Rating: 3.5 STARS Buy on Amazon:  Black Hearts (book 1) Dirty Souls (book 2) I was planning to write separated reviews for each of the books in this series, but I think it would not be fair to review a book without its conclusion, so I read them without skipping, thus, it made me understand the story as a whole. What is the story about? Violet McQueen is a daughter of Camden McQueen and Ellie McQueen who are the main […]

Book Review – The Opposite of You (Opposites Attract #1) by Rachel Higginson

Posted April 9, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 33 Comments
Book Review – The Opposite of You (Opposites Attract #1) by Rachel Higginson

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: March 30, 2017 Pages: 302 Source: purchased Rating: 4.5 STARS Buy on Amazon The Opposite of You is the first book in the series which can be read as a standalone written beautifully by Rachel Higginson. What is the story about? The story follows a young woman named Vera Delane. After surviving a toxic relationship, she decided to go to Europe to avoid her abusive, controlling ex-boyfriend and find herself again regaining her confidence as a woman and as an inspiring chef who has a big dream to be recognized as one of the best in the field […]

Book Review – Murder of Crows (The Others #2) by Anne Bishop

Posted April 4, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 41 Comments
Book Review – Murder of Crows (The Others #2) by Anne Bishop

Genres: Adult, Urban Fantasy Standalone/Series: Series Published on: March 4, 2014 Pages: 370 POV: Third person POV Source: purchased Rating: 4 STARS Buy on Amazon Murder of Crows is the second book of The Others series by Anne Bishop and the follow-up of the first book, Written in Red. This book is a part of the series and cannot be read as a standalone. In Written in Red (read my review if you haven’t read it yet), the target was the Wolves and Meg Corbyn who is a Cassandra Sangue. She is finally earning the trust among the Terra Indigene (the Others); they consider her as a member of the family. […]