Category Archives: Contemporary

Contemporary romances, written in recent times

Scoring Mr. Romeo – AM Madden & Joanne Schwehm

 

 This would be a great book for readers who love sweet, romantic stories. But that’s not me. I like my books to have a little more angst and bite and this book didn’t do this. It’s the story of an … Continue reading

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Corrode – Ella Fields

 

 This book was not as wonderful as the previous one, but it was still a great read. The author has a great writing style, and I like that she writes anti-heroes. Her male characters are not billionaire playboys, or successful … Continue reading

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Full Contact – Kathy Coopman & HJ Bellus

 

 Reading this book was difficult, for various reasons. One, the writing was choppy. Two, some parts didn’t make sense or the logical sense of a scene didn’t flow smoothly. Three, the plot refers to a Mafia family who owns a … Continue reading

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Hot Shot – Karina Halle

 

 Thank you author, for writing the best book of the trilogy last! This was the best book of this set of brothers, a hero who fights forest fires, but who hates himself and is all broken up. How can he … Continue reading

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Now That You Mention It – Kristan Higgins

 

 Sublime! Reading one of Kristan Higgins books is like gaining confidence in humankind again, believing in the goodness of people, knowing there are good ones around. In the beginning of the book, I thought that this character was a masochist, … Continue reading

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Prince Charming – CD Reiss

 

 Ok, time to start gushing! The word I would give this book is delicious. It was like when you go out on a beautiful day and have wonderful weather and a great lunch, and it was all delicious and enjoyable. … Continue reading

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Cyanide – Ella Fields

 

 This book was recommended by an author I follow in Facebook, and boy, am I glad I read that post. This author’s writing is brilliant, and I will be sure to look up more books written by her! There are … Continue reading

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Big Daddy Seal – Mickey Miller & Jackson Kane

 

 Jackson Kane’s books show a lot of promise but IMO he still has to hone his craft a little more. In this book, some parts were more amateurish than other books I’ve read written by him The story is a … Continue reading

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Long Shot – Kelly Jamieson

 

 This isn’t a bad book but it’s not brilliant. I could leave it and go do other things in the house and it would not call to me, keep me riveted reading it. Actually, when I started to review I … Continue reading

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Infraction – Raquel Van Dyken

 

 This is the sequel to Fraternize, a book I liked a lot. This one, not so much, not because the writing was not good but because I didn’t feel much liking for Quinton Miller. He felt like an undecided guy … Continue reading

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