Reading Challenge: 2015 Historical Romance Challenge

One Eyed Dukes are Wild by Megan Frampton | Book Review + Giveaway

One Eyed Dukes are Wild by Megan Frampton | Book 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.   EXCERPT 1844 A London ballroom Too many people, too much noise Lasham took too big a swallow of his wine, knowing his headache would only be exacerbated by the alcohol, but unwilling to forgo the possibility that perhaps, for just a few minutes, his perception would be muffled, blurred a little around the edges. So that he wouldn’t be in a state of constant keen awareness that […]

• Posted December 30, 2015 • 10 Comments

The Beautiful Ashes by Jeaniene Frost | Audiobook Review

The Beautiful Ashes by Jeaniene Frost | Audiobook Review

The Beautiful Ashes by Jeaniene Frost is her first YA novel.  I have been putting off reviewing this book for a few months because Jeaniene Frost is one of my favorite authors and this book was a huge disappointment to me. What is it about? The Beautiful Ashes is about a young teen (adopted) who has the power to see otherworldly things (i.e. ghosts, different places not seen by other normal humans).  When her sister is kidnapped and her foster parents die of a car accident, Ivy is left alone and vows to find out what happened.  Because of her investigations, […]

• Posted December 11, 2015 • 2 Comments

The Match of the Century by Cathy Maxwell | Book Review

The Match of the Century by Cathy Maxwell | 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. MY THOUGHTS One of my favorite tropes is reunion romances and A Match of the Century by Cathy Maxwell was going to be that.  However, I was hugely disappointed.  I really tried to soldier on and finish the book, but I just couldn’t do it!  I finally gave up at 79% and decided to just let it go and mark it as DNF. What did not work for […]

• Posted December 3, 2015 • 3 Comments

Desire Me Always by Tiffany Clare [ARC Review + Giveaway]

Desire Me Always by Tiffany Clare [ARC 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.   EXCERPT “You are the most beautiful bride I’ve ever laid eyes upon,” Nick said, and it melted her heart to hear those words. Nick’s hand slid away from her face to grasp her hand. He led her out of the church. His focus was solely on her, as though she were the only person to look at—as though it was only the two of them here witnessing […]

• Posted November 14, 2015 • 2 Comments

If the Viscount Falls by Sabrina Jeffries | Book Review

If the Viscount Falls by Sabrina Jeffries | Book Review

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.   MY THOUGHTS If the Viscount Falls by Sabrina Jeffries is the last book in The Duke’s Men series and it is a wonderful conclusion of this awesome series.  I have been waiting for this book and was able to get an eARC of it.  Unfortunately, I just haven’t gotten around to reviewing it!  Anyway, If the Viscount Falls is the Dominick Manton’s story – finally! At the […]

• Posted November 8, 2015 • 0 Comments

Deceived by Jess Michaels | Book Review

Deceived by Jess Michaels | Book Review

I received this book for free from the author via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.   MY THOUGHTS Deceived by Jess Michaels is the second book The Wicked Woodley’s series and it tells the story of Josie Westfall, a spinster who was being bullied by the debutantes of the ton during her season.  Now, ten years later, she is still haunted by that one incident that started it all. Deceived follows right after the first book Forbidden ends. It is now Lady Audrey and […]

• Posted October 13, 2015 • 0 Comments

Sarah’s Surrender by Lavinia Kent | Book Review + Giveaway

Sarah’s Surrender by Lavinia Kent | Book Review + Giveaway

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.   MY THOUGHTS I have mixed feelings about this book.  Although it is well written, I had problems with the plot and the flow of the story.  That’s not to say that I did not enjoy it, it;s just that I wanted more – plus the story just ended before it even started!.  Sarah’s Surrender is an e-novella that follows right after the second book Bound by Bliss and centers […]

• Posted September 30, 2015 • 0 Comments