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Heartwarming and Emotional! How the Dukes Stole Christmas by Tessa Dare, Sarah MacLean, Sophie Jordan & Joanna Shupe [ARC Review]

Heartwarming and Emotional! How the Dukes Stole Christmas by Tessa Dare, Sarah MacLean, Sophie Jordan & Joanna Shupe [ARC Review]

I received this book for free in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.   Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review. I normally avoid novellas like the plague but when I found out that 4 of my favorite authors were releasing How the Dukes Stole Christmas anthology, I could not resist! How the Dukes Stole Christmas is a heartwarming Christmas anthology that is loosely connected to each other by shortbread cookies and features Dukes that are total Grinches! Coincidentally, […]

• Posted October 15, 2018 • 8 Comments

A Charming Second Chance Romance | The Charm of You by Jennifer Probst [ARC Review]

A Charming Second Chance Romance | The Charm of You by Jennifer Probst [ARC Review]

I received this book for free in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.   Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review.   The Charm of You was a charming second chance romance (pun intended). And yes, I was pretty charmed by the whole romance! For some reason, the overweight girl gets her revenge when she loses all the weight. While I’m totally against this trope (I am SUPER triggered, people), in The Charm of You, it is done really […]

• Posted August 22, 2018 • 4 Comments

My Most Anticipated Romance Turned into a Disappointment | The Scandal of it All by Sophie Jordan

My Most Anticipated Romance Turned into a Disappointment | The Scandal of it All by Sophie Jordan

I received this book for free from the Publisher via Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.   Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review. What was one of my most anticipated books of the year turned out into a complete fail! I really, really wanted to love this book so much, but I just can’t! As much as I love Sophie Jordan, I was thoroughly disappointed by The Scandal of it All. There were no stakes at all! I […]

• Posted July 28, 2017 • 6 Comments

Insta-love at its WORST! The Fairest of Them All by Cathy Maxwell Audiobook Review

Insta-love at its WORST! The Fairest of Them All by Cathy Maxwell Audiobook Review

Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review. I honestly don’t know where to start reviewing The Fairest of Them All. To say that I was disappointed is an understatement. I am INFURIATED. Okay, I’d like to explain why my feelings are this… harsh. I absolutely HATE insta-love! Sure, there are books that can do this well, but this was NOT it! There is just too much insta-love in this book that I cannot… ARRGHH!! Sigh. Another reason why I am extremely disappointed is because The Fairest of Them All made my books pubbed in 2016 […]

• Posted February 10, 2017 • 4 Comments

Fury on Fire by Sophie Jordan Book Review

Fury on Fire by Sophie Jordan Book Review

I received this book for free from the Publisher via Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review. Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review. North’s book is perhaps one of the books that I have been highly anticipating to read ever since I read about him in All Chained Up. I am so thankful that I am an Avon Addict and I was able to grab an eARC waaaay in advance! I read this book a couple of weeks ago and […]

• Posted December 2, 2016 • 3 Comments

Searching for Disaster by Jennifer Probst | Book Review + Blog Tour

Searching for Disaster by Jennifer Probst | Book Review + Blog Tour

I received this book for free from the Publisher via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review. Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review. Finally, we get Izzy’s love story in this short novella! I admit to being very intrigued by her since I read Searching For Beautiful (OMG THAT BOOK!) and I am so, so happy that she finally got her HEA! I am feeling a little bittersweet about this book because it marks the end of the ladies […]

• Posted October 20, 2016 • 4 Comments

Not Another Roman Holiday | Chasing Lady Amelia by Maya Rodale | Book Review

Not Another Roman Holiday | Chasing Lady Amelia by Maya Rodale | Book Review

I received this book for free from the Publisher via Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.   Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review. After the AMAZINGNESS that was Lady Bridget’s Diary, I was impatiently waiting for Chasing Lady Amelia to come out.  When I finally got my egalley, I was ECSTATIC! I know the intro sounds so positive but to be honest, I didn’t love this book at all.  I mean, after Lady Bridget’s that I […]

• Posted August 11, 2016 • 2 Comments

A Charming Second Chance Romance  ·  A Gentleman Never Tells by Eloisa James  ·  Review + Giveaway

A Charming Second Chance Romance · A Gentleman Never Tells by Eloisa James · Review + Giveaway

I received this book for free from the Publisher via Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.   Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review. Full disclosure.  I haven’t read the Essex Sisters series yet and I think this may change!  I was absolutely CHARMED by A Gentleman Never Tells! Picture this: a shy widow BUT she’s a VIRGIN! Our honorable hero: who has some groveling to do because of slights he did when he was younger. What do we have? […]

• Posted July 6, 2016 • 4 Comments