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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

In Which I Still Don’t Fall in Love with St. Vincent | Devil In Winter by Lisa Kleypas | Book Review

In Which I Still Don’t Fall in Love with St. Vincent | Devil In Winter by Lisa Kleypas | Book Review

Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review. If you are a romance reader and you have been living under a rock, you wouldn’t know that Lisa Kleypas is writing another Wallflowers book!  Okay, it’s not technically a Wallflowers book, but the newest hero in the new Ravenels series is none other than Evie and Sebastian’s son, Gabriel in Devil in Spring! Woot! Now, you may be wondering why I am talking about the Ravenels series when this is supposed to be a Devil in Winter review.  Well, the reason being is that I […]

• Posted July 13, 2016 • 8 Comments

Ivy Pocket Series by Caleb Krisp | Book Review + Giveaway

Ivy Pocket Series by Caleb Krisp | Book Review + Giveaway

I received this book for free from the Publisher 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. Well, I am surprised!  Well, GOOD surprised because I enjoyed reading the two Ivy Pocket books.  It sort of reminds me of Coraline by Neil Gaiman, only a little bit less scary, and A Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snicket! The real reason I decided to take a chance on these books is because of the COVER!  I mean, doesn’t […]

• Posted May 10, 2016 • 5 Comments

Behind the Marquess’ Mask by Kristen McLean | Excerpt + Giveaway

Behind the Marquess’ Mask by Kristen McLean | Excerpt + Giveaway

Grey didn’t bat an eyelash as he stared down the barrel twenty feet ahead of him. Surely, Bexley couldn’t be that good of a shot. The man’s hand shook something awful. Perhaps he might get an arm or even a shoulder at this range if he were lucky. There was only a small chance he would get a fatal shot off. Still, there was a chance, and the last thing Kathryn needed was someone else shot and killed in front of her. “Kathryn, you need to leave,” Grey ordered softly. “Absolutely not!” she protested. “Kathryn,” Grey said patiently with a […]

• Posted May 4, 2016 • 4 Comments

Save Me, Kurt Cobain by Jenny Manzer | Book Review + Giveaway

Save Me, Kurt Cobain by Jenny Manzer | Book Review + Giveaway

I received this book for free from the Publisher in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review. MY THOUGHTS Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review. I’m not really a fan of realistic fiction but when I saw Save Me, Kurt Cobain, I was excited!  I mean, a sort of re-imagining of a world where Kurt Cobain was alive?!  Sign me up!  And yes, it does help that I love to listen to their songs.  When I got a copy of […]

• Posted March 11, 2016 • 11 Comments

Bordeline by Mishell Baker | Book Review + Giveaway

Bordeline by Mishell Baker | Book Review + Giveaway

I received this book for free from the Publisher in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.   MY THOUGHTS Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review. Borderline is an urban fantasy/paranormal YA book, a genre that I hardly read, but when I read the blurb, I immediately thought that it was something that I would love to read.  I was RIGHT!  This book really surprised me in a good way and I am excited to read more about Millie […]

• Posted March 9, 2016 • 9 Comments

All I Want for Christmas is a Duke Anthology | Book Review + Giveaway

All I Want for Christmas is a Duke Anthology | Book Review + Giveaway

I received this book for free from the Publisher in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.   MY THOUGHTS Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Review At a Glance. All I Want for Christmas is a Duke is an anthology written by 4 historical romance authors: Valerie Bowman, Tiffany Clare, Vivienne Lorret, and Ashlyn Macnamara.  It also features four heartwarming Christmas stories perfect for the Holidays. Is it a series? Because it is an anthology, it follows a theme: there is a […]

• Posted December 28, 2015 • 3 Comments

The Duke and the Lady in Red by Lorraine Heath | Book Review, Excerpt + Giveaway

The Duke and the Lady in Red by Lorraine Heath | Book Review, Excerpt + Giveaway

  I received this book for free from the Publisher in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review. MY THOUGHTS Woah!  Just WOAH!  This will be a short review because…I really love this book!  Lorraine Heath proves to be a masterful storyteller once again! The Duke and the Lady in Red is a heart-wrenching tale of love and redemption that brought me to tears.  Although it was a slow start to me, the story picked up a few chapters later!    EXCERPT His dark eyes never left […]

• Posted April 29, 2015 • 2 Comments

It Started With a Scandal by Julie Anne Long | Book Review + Giveaway

It Started With a Scandal by Julie Anne Long | Book Review + Giveaway

MY THOUGHTS It Started with a Scandal is the first Julie Anne Long book that I have read and I felt it was okay.  I wasn’t really blown by it but it was enjoyable to read.  This story is about Elise Fountain, a lady who had a child out of wedlock, was disowned by her family and had been teaching at Miss Marietta Endicott’s Academy.  She had to be let go due to the fact that her having a child was known.  Desperate, she answered an ad for a housekeeper at a manor rented by Lord Philippe Lavay, an agent of […]

• Posted April 3, 2015 • 0 Comments