Archives by Tag 'Romance'



Quickie Reviews April 13, 2012 | Fiction, Historicals, Quickie Reviews, Romance, Steampunk, Young Adult
secretsofasummernight-lkQuickie Reviews:   So I read a couple of books a few weeks ago and didn’t get around to writing my reviews for them.  Because I generally write my reviews soon after I’ve read the book, unless I take good notes, I don’t feel right about giving a full review of them.  If I wait

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Review: The Darkest Hour by Maya Banks March 27, 2012 | Fiction, Reviews, Romance
thedarkesthour-mbPublisher: Berkeley Sensation Copyright: 10 Published: September 7,  2010 Pages: 298 Form: Paperback Series: A KGI Novel (1) Find the Author: Maya Banks Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository The Kelly Group International (KGI): A super elite, top secret, family-run business. Qualifications: High intelligence, rock hard body, military background. Mission: Hostage/kidnap victim recovery. Intelligence gathering.

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Review: Josephine and the Soldier by Beverly Jenkins February 27, 2012 | Black Fiction, Fiction, Reviews, Romance, Young Adult
josephineandthesoldier-bjPublisher: Harper Collins Copyright: 2003 Publish Date: January 21, 2003 Pages: 311 Form: Paperback Author: Beverly Jenkins Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository JOSEPHINE Josephine Best has it all figured out. Just seventeen, she’s been to college, she has her own hairdressing shop, and she refuses to be distracted by any of that courting

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Review: Waterfall by Lisa T. Bergren February 20, 2012 | Fiction, Historicals, Reviews, Romance, Young Adult
waterfall-ltbPublisher: David C. Cook Copyright: 2011 Publish Date: February 1, 2011 Pages: 277 Form: e-Book Series: River of Time (1) Author: Lisa T. Bergren Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository Most American teenagers want a vacation in Italy, but the Betarrini sisters have spent every summer of their lives among the romantic hills with

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Review: Sanctuary Cove by Rochelle Alers February 17, 2012 | Black Fiction, Fiction, Reviews, Romance
sanctuarycove-raPublisher: Hachette Book Group Copyright: 2012 Publish Date: January 12, 2012 Pages: 338 Form: Paperback Series: Cavanaugh Island (1) Author: Rochelle Alers Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository Still reeling from her husband’s untimely death, Deborah Robinson needs a fresh start. So she decides to pack up her family, box up her bookstore, and

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Review: A Seductive Kiss by Francis Ray February 13, 2012 | Black Fiction, Fiction, Reviews, Romance
aseductivekiss-frPublisher: St. Martin’s Paperbacks Copyright: 2012 Publish Date: January 31, 2012 Pages: 292 Form: Paperback Series: Grayson Friends  (5) Author: Francis Ray Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository YOU CAN ALWAYS COUNT ON FRIENDS Dianna Harrington is known throughout the world as “The Face”—the stunningly beautiful spokesmodel for her family’s fashion empire. She could

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Review: Black Gold by Anita Richmond Bunkley February 10, 2012 | Black Fiction, Fiction, Historicals, Reviews, Romance
blackgold-arbPublisher: Penguin Copyright: 1994 Publish Date: February 4, 1994 Pages: 448 Form: Paperback Author: Anita Richmond Bunkley Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository Leela Wilder, a proud and beautiful African-American woman, is caught in the torrent of greed, ambition, and prejudice that turned oil-rich Texas farmlands into wellsprings of fortune in the tumultuous 1920s. 

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Review: One Good Reason by Sarah Mayberry January 18, 2012 | Fiction, Reviews, Romance
onegoodreason-smPublisher: Harlequin Books Copyright: 2011 Published: August 2, 2011 Pages: 281 Form: Paperback Author: Sarah Mayberry Buy The Book: Book Depository | B&N It’s time to move on Any day now Jon Adamson will pack his bags and hit the road. After all, his intention was never to hang around Melbourne once he’d settled his

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Review: Vivid by Beverly Jenkins December 5, 2011 | Fiction, Historicals, Reviews, Romance
vivid-bjPublisher: Harper Collins Copyright: 2010 Published: November 1, 2010 Pages: 370 Form: E-Book Author: Beverly Jenkins Buy The Book: B&N It’s 1876 and Dr.Viveca Lancaster is frustrated by the limits placed upon female physicians of color. When she is offered the chance to set up a practice in the small all Black community of Grayson

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Review: A Werewolf in Manhattan by Vicki Lewis Thompson December 2, 2011 | Fiction, Paranormal, Reviews, Romance
awerewolfinmanhattan-vltPublisher: Signet Eclipse Copyright: 2011 Published: January 4, 2011 Pages: 324 Form: Paperback Series: A Wild About You Novel (Book 1) Author: Vicki Lewis Thompson Buy The Book: B&N |  Book Depository A FANTASY COME TO LIFE – LITERALLY Emma Gavin writes bestselling novels about werewolves, but that doesn’t mean she believes in them–and she certainly

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