Category: Book Review

Book Review – Venom & Glory (Venom #3) by Shanora Williams

Posted September 9, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 19 Comments
Book Review – Venom & Glory (Venom #3) by Shanora Williams

Genres: Adult, Dark Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Series Published on: August 31, 2017 Pages: 285 POV: Dual First Point of View Source: Purchased Rating: 3.5 STARS Buy on Amazon I’ve been waiting for Venom & Glory these last few months. Since I enjoyed the previous books, Passion & Venom (book 1) and Venom & Ecstacy (book 2), I was very excited when I finally got to read it. This is the third and final book of the Venom series which needs to be read in order since they follow the same couple. It is a dark contemporary romance and the first series I read by Shanora Williams and definitely will not be the […]

Book Review – Most Valuable Playboy by Lauren Blakely

Posted September 4, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 16 Comments
Book Review – Most Valuable Playboy by Lauren Blakely

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone or Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: September 1, 2017 Pages: 308 POV: First person POV from the hero Source: Publisher (Inkslinger PR) Rating: 4 STARS Buy on Amazon Are you a fan of friends to lovers, childhood friends, hilarious sports romance? Grab Most Valuable Playboy as soon as you can. It is a complete standalone and a fast-paced read but capable to make you swoon and put a smile on your face way after you finish reading! The story: Cooper is a hot, handsome, starting quarterback whose career is starting to take off and Violet is a hairstylist who owns a salon. They’ve […]

Book Review – When I Need You (Need You #4) by Lorelei James

Posted August 30, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 25 Comments
Book Review – When I Need You (Need You #4) by Lorelei James

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone or Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: July 25, 2017 Pages: 365 POV: Dual first person POV Source: Purchased Rating: 4.5 STARS Buy on Amazon Guys, I have just found us a FANTASTIC book. I know some of you have already been familiar with this series but just in case you haven’t yet, please grab this book as soon as possible! This is my first by this author. Why I haven’t read her books before is still a mystery to me. I had been missing out a fantastic author! I loved this book very much. When I Need You is the fourth book in the Need You […]

Book Review – The Lucky Heart (Jamison Valley #3) by Devney Perry

Posted August 16, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 26 Comments
Book Review – The Lucky Heart (Jamison Valley #3) by Devney Perry

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone or Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: August 15, 2017 Pages: 350 POV: Dual first person POV Source: Publisher (Inkslinger PR) Rating: 4.5 STARS Buy on Amazon Devney Perry is one of the new to me authors that has become one of my top favorites. The Lucky Heart is the second book I read by her after falling in love with her Coppersmith Farmhouse. While this can be read as a complete standalone, I suggest you read the first two before diving into this story. Each book in the Jamison Valley series follows a different couple but interconnected with the others. This story follows a […]

Book Review – Blind Date by Bella Jewel

Posted August 15, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 36 Comments
Book Review – Blind Date by Bella Jewel

Genres: Adult, Romantic Suspense Standalone or Series: Standalone Published on: August 1, 2017 Pages: 287 POV: First person POV Source: Purchased Rating: 3.5 STARS! Buy on Amazon Blind Date was the answer to my longing for mystery/thriller stories. I was a huge fan of that genre and I’m starting to miss them. This has the elements of suspense and thriller that would keep you on your toes. A standalone book about a serial killer who targets the women who have lost their beloved ones. I’ve been watching her for a while. She’s not like the weak willed women I’ve played with in the past. I have to take this slow, […]

Book Review – Ripple Effect by Keri Lake

Posted August 11, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 24 Comments
Book Review – Ripple Effect by Keri Lake

Genres: Adult, Dark Contemporary Romance Standalone or Series: Standalone Published on: July 25, 2017 Pages: 466 POV: Dual first person POV Source: Purchased Rating: 5 STARS! Buy on Amazon WOW… I cannot say enough how in love I was with Ripple Effect. It was BEYOND AMAZING! I discovered this book last week when I was listing the new releases for my latest book news post. The blurb was calling my name SO hard that I couldn’t ignore it. It is a complete standalone book that will keep you reading in one sitting. Trust me! This is one of the best books if you are a fan of dark contemporary romance. […]

Book Review – The Darkest Sunrise Duet by Aly Martinez

Posted August 2, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 28 Comments
Book Review – The Darkest Sunrise Duet by Aly Martinez

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone or Series: Series Published on: Book 1 (July 13, 2017), Book 2 (July 27, 2017) Pages: Book 1 (266 pages), Book 2 (212 pages) POV: Dual first person POV Source: Purchased Rating: 5 STARS! Buy on Amazon: The Darkest Sunrise (Book 1) The Brightest Sunset (Book 2) WOW, what an emotional roller coaster I have been in and I loved every second of it! When I read the blurb of the first book (The Darkest Sunrise) I knew right away I wanted to devour this story. I hate cliffhangers so I waited for the second book (The Brightest Sunset) to be released before jumping in. […]

Book Review – The Difference Between Us (Opposites Attract #2) by Rachel Higgin..

Posted July 27, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 33 Comments
Book Review – The Difference Between Us (Opposites Attract #2) by Rachel Higginson

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone or Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: July 27, 2017 Pages: 256 POV: First person POV from the heroine Source: Author (eARC) Rating: 4 STARS Buy on Amazon Rachel Higginson has always been my one-click author whose books I have always looked forward. The Difference Between Us is the second book of her new series, Opposite Attracts. I loved the first book, The Opposite of You, and had been looking forward to this book since it had been announced. I cannot say how excited I was when I got the privilege to read the ARC of this book. What is the story about? Molly […]

Book Review – Atheists Who Kneel and Pray by Tarryn Fisher

Posted July 21, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 24 Comments
Book Review – Atheists Who Kneel and Pray by Tarryn Fisher

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone or Series: Standalone Published on: July 13, 2017 Pages: 250 POV: Dual first person POV Source: Purchased Rating: 4 STARS Buy on Amazon Atheists Who Kneel and Pray has been one of the big surprises for me this month. I hadn’t heard of it before it was released. Can you imagine how I felt when I heard that there was a new book just went live from Tarryn Fisher? She has been one of my favorite authors whose books I’ve always anticipated, therefore, I was ecstatic when I found out about this book and put aside whatever I was reading at the moment. What is the story about? […]

Book Review – The Knocked Up Plan by Lauren Blakely

Posted July 14, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 31 Comments
Book Review – The Knocked Up Plan by Lauren Blakely

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone or Series: Standalone Published on: June 23, 2017 Pages: 302 POV: Dual first person POV Source: Purchased Rating: 4.5 STARS Buy on Amazon Guys, I have another favorite I could not wait to share about. It is awesome and I loved it so much. How could I not read it sooner is a mystery to me. For those of you who have read The Knocked Up Plan by Lauren Blakely must have known why I fell head over heels in love with this awesome standalone book. Before I elaborate further, I want you to know what the story is about. Be bold. Ask for what you want. You […]

Book Review – Jilted (Love Hurts #2) by Sawyer Bennett

Posted July 11, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 23 Comments
Book Review – Jilted (Love Hurts #2) by Sawyer Bennett

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone or Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: July 11, 2017 Pages: 210 POV: Dual first person POV Source: Publisher (Inkslinger PR) Rating: 3.5 STARS Buy on Amazon Jilted is my first read by Sawyer Bennett and enough to make me curious about this author’s other books. It is a part of Lover Hurts series but can be read as complete standalone. What is the story about? Eden Goodnight is an Academy Award-winning actress who is on the top of her career. She has multiple awards, a legion fans who adore her, and a handsome fiance who has a bright career of himself. She thinks […]

Book Review – Until It Fades by K.A. Tucker

Posted July 7, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 43 Comments
Book Review – Until It Fades by K.A. Tucker

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Standalone or Series: Standalone Published on: June 27, 2017 Pages: 369 POV: First person POV from the heroine Source: Purchased Rating: 4 STARS Buy on Amazon If you love Cinderella stories, you would love Until It Fades. It is a complete standalone to a well written, fairy tale love story from K.A. Tucker. What is the story about? The story follows a 24-year-old, struggling, single mother who was pregnant when she was eighteen. As a waitress at a small-town restaurant, raising a five-year-old daughter has not been easy, but with the help of her friends and family, she has made it. One night, on her way to go home, she […]

Book Review – Sustained (The Legal Briefs #2) by Emma Chase

Posted June 29, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 33 Comments
Book Review – Sustained (The Legal Briefs #2) by Emma Chase

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Standalone or Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: August 25, 2015 Pages: 305 POV: First person POV from the hero Source: Purchased Rating: 4.5 STARS Buy on Amazon Wow, guys, I got a new favorite! I loved, loved, LOVED this book. Some of you might have read this book since it is an old release, but just in case you haven’t yet, please grab this book as soon as you can. Trust me; it is AWESOME! Sustained is told purely from the hero’s point of view, which is unique for me. I’ve rarely read books told from the hero’s POV and enjoyed them. It’s a part of […]

Book Review – LUCA (Ruin & Revenge #2) by Sarah Castille

Posted June 26, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 17 Comments
Book Review – LUCA (Ruin & Revenge #2) by Sarah Castille

Genres: Adult, Contemporary, Romantic Suspense Standalone or Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: June 27, 2017 Pages: 350 POV: Third person POV Source: Publisher (Inkslinger PR) Rating: 3.5 STARS Buy on Amazon As you know, I enjoy Mafia romances and always has a fascination for them. That was the reason I wanted to read this book. The story follows a detective named Gabrielle who has her eyes to find the killer of her husband. She had been assigned to the case despite her personal connection and had been on the right path to take him down when she got shot. In the hospital, she met a guy named […]