Category Archives: Contemporary

Contemporary romances, written in recent times

Carnival – Jane Harvey-Berrick

 

 Bittersweet, because it’s the last book of the Traveling series. Yummy sweet because that Zef is some sweet and sexy hunky guy. And sad because there is loss in the book too. The whole family comes together in this book, … Continue reading

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Team Player – Adriana Locke & other authors

 

 Ten yummy stories about star athletes and the women they fall for. This book stars players of hockey, baseball, basketball, football, and soccer. Some are humorous, others angsty dramatic, but all are riveting and entertaining. All are novellas but some … Continue reading

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Crave – Shanora Williams

 

 Forbidden love, sneaky love, Sundays spent in a hotel room having monkey sex. This is what this couple had, a work relation where he was the boss, the owner of an architectural firm, and she was his executive assistant. At … Continue reading

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Always You – Denise Grover Swank

 

 A very sweet love story! This author’s books are warm in sensuality, not hot, but so very lovable. This one has a great story of second chance with funny scenes, so entertaining. I had a great time reading this book … Continue reading

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Behind the Bars – Brittainy C. Cherry

 

 This book was so special, so lyrical, poetical, musical. I enjoyed the heck out of the characters and the setting. Most of the action takes place in New Orleans, and that city is very special to me. I spent my … Continue reading

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The Right Direction – Kathy Coopmans

 

 This book has a lot of darkness, violence and sex, apart from a very strong love story. This is a second chance love story, since the couple were foster children from very young up to senior year of high school. … Continue reading

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The British Knight – Louise Bay

 

 This book is perfect!! Beautiful plot, perfectly imperfect characters, and a great pace. It’s a book meant to be read slowly, like good wine, so you can savor it and enjoy it to the full. I’m only sorry it ended. … Continue reading

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Inseparable – Siobhan Davis

 

 This book is a vein cutter! All the emotions, all the romantic book tropes, they are all here. I was in shock for a while after reading this book and had to think and process before writing my review. This … Continue reading

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Bad at Love – Karina Halle

 

 Delicious, is what this book is. Two lovely characters, a little broken but enchanting. This is a friends to lovers book but very convincing because IMO they were in love all the time. I think they were just unsure of … Continue reading

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The Bachelor Contract – Rachel Van Dyken

 

 Ok, I need somebody to explain this book to me, because it didn’t make a lot of sense. This couple married when they were very young, college age. Brant and Nikki. His grandfather opposed the marriage because they were too … Continue reading

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