Category: Book Review

Book Review – Deklan by Shay Savage

Posted June 23, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 25 Comments
Book Review – Deklan by Shay Savage

Genres: Adult, Contemporary, Romantic Suspense Standalone/Series: Standalone Published on: June 20, 2017 Pages: 419 POV: First person POV Source: Purchased Rating: 4.5 STARS Buy on Amazon As some of you know, mafia stories are my favorite. I love unconventional love stories that push all my boundaries and make me think. While it contains violence and murders, they are not heavy and all fans of suspense, including the ones who do not enjoy taboo, sensitive subjects, will enjoy this story. It is a standalone story. What is the story about? Kera O’Conner is a daughter of a low-level gambler who owns small businesses. When she was fifteen, she was abducted and her […]

Book Review – Buttons Series by Penelope Sky

Posted June 21, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 45 Comments
Book Review – Buttons Series by Penelope Sky

Genres: Adult, Dark Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Series (trilogy) Published on: Book 1 (November 15, 2016), Book 2 (February 7, 2017), Book 3 (May 16, 2017) Pages: Book 1 (367 pages), Book 2 (342 pages), Book 3 (397 pages) POV: Dual first POV Source: Publisher Rating: 4.5 STARS Buy on Amazon:  Buttons & Lace (Book 1) Buttons & Hate (Book 2) Buttons & Pain (Book 3) This series is hands down one of my favorite dark, contemporary romances ever. It was unputdownable, addicting, unconventional romance you are going to enjoy if you are a fan of dark romances. Before I elaborate further what this story about ad what I thought about it, […]

Book Review – Blackmailing The Bad Girl by Nina Croft

Posted June 15, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 40 Comments
Book Review – Blackmailing The Bad Girl by Nina Croft

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Standalone Published on: June 12, 2017 Pages: 230 POV: Third person POV Source: Publisher Rating: 3.5 STARS Buy on Amazon Blackmailing The Bad Girl is a standalone book following the story of Summer Delaney and Nik Masterton. Before being charged for embezzlement and sent to prison for two years, Summer worked in Nik’s company. Despite her determination to focus on her plan, she couldn’t deny the attraction she had with Nik, the guy she thought a regular staff in the company. When she found out that he was, in fact, the CEO of the company it was too late, she couldn’t back off of her […]

Book Review – Notice by K. Webster

Posted June 14, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 26 Comments
Book Review – Notice by K. Webster

Genres: Adult, Dark Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Standalone Published on: June 6, 2017 Pages: 232 POV: first dual POV Source: purchased Rating: 3.5 STARS Buy on Amazon Dark Contemporary Romance alert! Notice is a complete standalone written by a dark contemporary romance queen K. Webster. I’ve heard great things about her books for years and couldn’t wait to give one a try, hence, this book. What is the story about? Violet Simmons works as an assistant to the owner of the company, Grayson Maxwell. A sexy, handsome, successful guy she has secretly had a crush on the last six years as his assistant. However, never once he acknowledges her presence in the […]

Book Review – Ghost (Boston Underworld #3) by A. Zavarelli

Posted June 7, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 48 Comments
Book Review – Ghost (Boston Underworld #3) by A. Zavarelli

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance, Romantic Suspense Standalone/Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: August 25, 2016 Pages: 288 POV: first dual POV Source: purchased Rating: 5 STARS Buy on Amazon What an amazing read! I’ve been wanting and hoping to experience a story that would make me feel all the emotions—pull me in a story and make me live it along with them, especially the heroine. What a journey I’d had, the one I will always remember and will always be with me. at an amazing read! I’ve been wanting and hoping to experience a story that would make me feel all the emotions—pull me in a story and make […]

Book Review – Inked Expressions (Montgomery Ink #7) by Carrie Ann Ryan

Posted June 5, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 40 Comments
Book Review – Inked Expressions (Montgomery Ink #7) by Carrie Ann Ryan

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: June 6, 2017 Pages: 227 POV: third POV Source: Publisher (Inkslinger PR) Rating: 3.5 STARS Buy on Amazon Inked Expressions is the seventh book in the Montgomery Ink series by Carrie Ann Ryan. While it is a part of a series, it can be read as a complete standalone. You definitely don’t have to read them in order. What is this story about? This story follows a young pregnant woman named Everly who’s just found out that her husband, Jackson, just passed away in a tragic accident before giving birth to their twins. Her perfect world then crushed […]

Book Review – Reaper (Boston Underworld #2) by A. Zavarelli

Posted May 31, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 16 Comments
Book Review – Reaper (Boston Underworld #2) by A. Zavarelli

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: May 16, 2016 Pages: 260 POV: first dual POV Source: purchased Rating: 4.5 STARS Buy on Amazon It’s official, guys. Boston Underworld series by A. Zavarelli is one of my MOST favorite series! I cannot fully express in words how I love this series; how obsessed I am with each of the books in this series. I was crazy in love with Crow (Boston Underworld #1) and felt the same with Reaper, the second book. Each book in this series can be read as a standalone but I suggest that you read them in order. Trust me, they all […]

Book Review – Ruckus (Sinners of Saint #2) by L.J. Shen

Posted May 26, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 31 Comments
Book Review – Ruckus (Sinners of Saint #2) by L.J. Shen

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: May 23, 2017 POV: first dual POV Source: Publisher (e-ARC) Rating: 4 STARS Buy on Amazon Ruckus is the second book in the Sinners of Saint series following the first book, Vicious, by L.J. Shen. Although it is part of a series, it can be read as a complete standalone. However, it will be best to read in order to understand the whole story since both are interconnected stories.  ”I should probably get one thing out of the way before we begin. My story? It doesn’t have a happy ending. It won’t. It can’t. No. matter how tall or handsome […]

Book Review – Crow (Boston Underworld #1) by A. Zavarelli

Posted May 24, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 41 Comments
Book Review – Crow (Boston Underworld #1) by A. Zavarelli

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: February 8, 2016 Pages: 314 POV: first dual POV Source: purchased Rating: 4.5 STARS Buy on Amazon Guys, I LOVED this book so much! I highly recommend it. How I’ve just recently heard of this book (and the series) is still a mystery to me! What is the story about? Mackenzie Wilder has always had a tough life. After being an orphan when she was thirteen years old, she’s been living in different foster homes and most of the time on the street. It’s made her become a strong woman at twenty-two unlike any other girls her age. She […]

Book Review – The Queen and The Cure (The Bird and The Sword Chronicles #2) by ..

Posted May 21, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 20 Comments
Book Review – The Queen and The Cure (The Bird and The Sword Chronicles #2) by Amy Harmon

Genres: Young Adult, Adult, Fantasy Romance Standalone/Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: May 9, 2017 Pages: 342 POV: third POV Source: Purchased Rating: 3.5 STARS Buy on Amazon The Queen and The Cure is a part of a series but can be read as a complete standalone written exquisitely by Amy Harmon. While you won’t have a problem reading this without devouring the first book, it will be best to read The Bird and The Sword before jumping in this story. Both follow the different couple in interconnected stories. What is the story about? This book follows Kjell of Jeru which is a gifted soldier as a healer, a warrior […]

Book Review – Claim & Protect (Haven Brotherhood #3) by Rhenna Morgan

Posted May 18, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 32 Comments
Book Review – Claim & Protect (Haven Brotherhood #3) by Rhenna Morgan

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: June 12, 2017 Pages: 416 POV: third POV Source: Publisher via NetGalley Rating: 4.5 STARS Buy on Amazon I loved this story! I was surprised by how much I enjoyed Claim & Protect given the fact that Rhenna Morgan is a completely new author to me and it is written in the point of view I sometimes did not enjoy. This book is a part of a series but can be read as a complete standalone. What is the story about? This story follows a woman named Natalie who is recently divorced and trying to get back on her […]

Book Review – Corrupt (Devil’s Night #1) by Penelope Douglas

Posted May 12, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 23 Comments
Book Review – Corrupt (Devil’s Night #1) by Penelope Douglas

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: November 15, 2015 Pages: 461 POV: dual first POV Source: purchased Rating: 3 STARS Buy on Amazon Corrupt is a New Adult erotic, dark romance written by Penelope Douglas. It is the first book of the Devil’s Night series but can be read as a complete standalone since each book follows different couple. What is the story about? This story follows a nineteen-year-old girl named Rika who comes from a rich family and lives among rich people her entire life. Unknown to anybody she is actually lonely and dreaming of running away from the life she has been living. […]

Book Review – The Gravity of Us (Elements #4) by Brittainy C. Cherry

Posted May 8, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 36 Comments
Book Review – The Gravity of Us (Elements #4) by Brittainy C. Cherry

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Standalone (part of a series) Published on: April 13, 2017 Pages: 271 POV: dual first POV Source: purchased Rating: 4 STARS Buy on Amazon The Gravity of Us is the fourth book in the Elements series written beautifully by Brittainy Cherry and can be read as a complete standalone. What is the story about? The story follows Lucille Palmer (Lucy) who is a strong, kind, free-spirited, emotional, loyal young woman who loves everyone with all her heart and never hides her emotions. She is the kind of woman that every human wants to be around. However, it is not a case with her oldest sister, Lyric. […]

Book Review – Mister Romance by Leisa Rayven

Posted May 5, 2017 by Geybie in Book Review / 34 Comments
Book Review – Mister Romance by Leisa Rayven

Genres: Adult, Contemporary Romance Standalone/Series: Standalone Published on: April 30, 2017 Pages: 317 POV: first POV Source: gifted Rating: 4 STARS Buy on Amazon Mister Romance by is a great, unique, at times hilarious love story between two characters that cannot be more different that is beautifully written by Leisa Rayven. It is a part of a series, which the following books will be announced later, but can be read as a complete standalone. What is the story about? “We all need fantasies now and then. Sometimes believing our lives can be different is the only thing that keeps us going.” Eden is a strong, intelligent, career driven woman who has a […]