Category: Reviews

Blog Tour + Giveaway | Almost ..

Posted January 24, 2020 by Tina in Blog Tour, Giveaway, Reviews / 0 Comments
Blog Tour + Giveaway | Almost Just Friends by Jill Shalvis

Almost Just Friends is the fourth book in the Wildstone series. However, I haven’t read the first three books in the series and I don’t feel like I missed anything by not reading the first three books. But now I really want to start from the beginning so I can fall in love with the other characters in the series. The Story This is a friend to lover story that are one of my favorites to read about. I was sucked in from the first page, mainly because I’m about to be 30 next year and I sometimes feel a lot like Piper does. I grew to not just love the main characters, but I was also so intrigued by the secondary characters and their stories. I felt myself forcing myself to put the book down so I could sleep. The characters Piper is our main character. She had to […]

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Cover Reveal | Hometown Heartl..

Posted January 8, 2020 by Tina in Reviews / 0 Comments
Cover Reveal | Hometown Heartless by Carrie Aarons

The amazing cover for Hometown Heartless is FINALLY here! The high school hallway, the battle field, and Kennedy and Everett so engrossed in each other … Carrie Aarons and Okay Creations hit this one out of the park! Hometown Heartless releases on January 23 and will be available in Kindle Unlimited! This book is for you if you love: ➔ new adult romance ➔ military romance ➔ second chance ➔ angst ➔ high school drama One year ago, the boy next door was captured as a prisoner of war. The boy whose window faces mine. The backyard buddy who bandaged up my skinned knees. The childhood crush that kept me up at night, wondering if he’d ever be my boyfriend. The town hero I wrote endless letters to after he shipped out. The green-eyed charmer who promised me a kiss the day I turned eighteen. And now, he’s home. But […]

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Release Day Blitz : KIND OF C..

Posted December 12, 2019 by Tina in Reviews / 0 Comments
Release Day Blitz :  KIND OF CURSED by Stephanie Fournet

Today we are celebrating the release of KIND OF CURSED by Stephanie Fournet. It is a standalone, romantic comedy. You can grab your copy now, and check out a teaser from the book below. PURCHASE NOW Amazon | Nook | Apple | Smashwords Purchase in Paperback ————– Sign up for Stephanie’s Newsletter KIND OF CURSED by Stephanie Fournet Romantic Comedy | Available Now   Book Blurb: Every woman in Millie Delacroix’s family is cursed—kind of. Birth control just doesn’t work for them. Like ever. Going to the altar knocked up is pretty much a family tradition. And twenty-four-year-old Millie refuses to let that happen to her—again. Especially now that she’s responsible for raising her brothers and sister. A life of celibacy is her best defense—at least until the kids are grown and can take care of themselves. And, really, what’s ten years with no sex? No men. No sex. No […]

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ARC Review | The Lion Heart by..

Posted September 16, 2019 by Tina in Reviews / 0 Comments
ARC Review | The Lion Heart by Carrie Aarons

Trigger Warnings: Sexual Assault, Emotional Abuse, Physical Abuse, Verbal Abuse. The Lion Heart is book 2 in the Rouge Academy. This can be read as a standalone, you do not need to read The Second Coming to understand The Lion Heart. However, it does contain some spoilers from The Second Coming, so I’d recommend you read it. The Story The Lion Heart takes place after The Second Coming. The story is told in both Poppy’s and Kingston’s point of view. We follow Kingston who despite all the talent in the world can’t seem to make it to the first squad on the football team. Poppy on the other hand is working to make herself an even bigger model but keeps to herself causing others to not want to get along to with her. Both Kingston and Poppy seem to be searching for something more and also want to find peace […]

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Blog Tour | Collision by Nicol..

Posted September 10, 2019 by Tina in Blog Tour, Reviews / 1 Comment
Blog Tour | Collision by Nicole Banks

Collision is the third novel in the Shattered Hearts series. It is the final book in the series and the book I’ve been highly anticipating for YEARS. I would highly recommend you read Shattered and Into Pieces to understand Collision. It can be read as standalone but to fully understand the story, I recommend reading the previous books. The Story Collision much like Shattered and Into Pieces are written in multiple POVs. It is my personal favorite thing about Nicole’s writing. I love that she gives us a chance to glimpse into the mind of all the characters and put the story together. Collision is mainly Chase and Kris’s story; it was one that began in the previous books and now we finally get them front and center. Collision takes place about 8 years after Into Pieces. It does include some flashbacks so it wouldn’t be that hard to understand […]

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Blog Tour + Giveaway | Take It..

Posted September 2, 2019 by Tina in Blog Tour, Giveaway, Reviews / 0 Comments
Blog Tour + Giveaway | Take It Off The Menu by Christina Hovland

Take it off the menu is the third book in the Mile-High Matched series. This can be read as a standalone. I haven’t read the previous books and I didn’t feel like I really missed anything other than some obvious spoilers (such as previous couples). The Story The story begins two days before Marlee’s wedding. It was going to be the Denver event of the year, the problem. The groom no longer wants to get married, leaving Marlee to cancel everything. Her bridesmaids get to work and start canceling everything and plan a last-minute trip to Vegas. Eli decides to go to keep his sister and her friends out of trouble. Only to find themselves in trouble. The story begins with a bit of trouble and progresses into a slow burn then fast forwards to a fast paced novel. I really enjoyed that because the writing sucked me in and […]

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ARC Review | Falter by Carrie ..

Posted July 25, 2019 by Tina in Reviews / 0 Comments
ARC Review | Falter by Carrie Aarons

Falter is the final book in The Nash Brothers series and the one book I was so excited to read. All these books can be read as standalone, but I’d recommend you read Fleeting, Forgiven and Flutter so you can get a bit of a backstory. The Story Falter takes place a couple years after the previous books. We have seen how Fletcher has grown throughout the books but in Falter he is centered stage. Here, we meet a sober Fletcher, he is struggling and working each and every day to maintain his sobriety. He works really hard to get it together. Ryan is back in town for the first time in a while. She’s taking a break from her job, from her life and just trying to find herself. In trying to find herself, she also has to conquer her demons head on. The Characters Ryan is Presley’s best […]

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Audio Review | The Poet X by E..

Posted July 18, 2019 by Tina in Reviews / 3 Comments
Audio Review | The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo

The Poet X is a book that I’ve had sitting on my kindle for a long time. It was also the July pick for the Latinx Book Club, so I figured, I need to pick this up NOW. My First Impression: I had heard through several people that I was going to love the Poet X. And it was a pretty hyped book and as you know, me and hype books have a very rocky relationship. So, I went in with the best intentions and I can say that I absolutely loved The Poet X. My Thoughts I loved the writing style of The Poet X. I was intrigued from the very beginning. I loved the way the story was told through the poetry and how it made me feel. I was happy, I was sad, I was confused, I was angry and above all I related to it A […]

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Blog Tour + Giveaway | Trashed..

Posted July 16, 2019 by Tina in Blog Tour, Giveaway, Promo, Reviews / 0 Comments
Blog Tour + Giveaway | Trashed by Mia Hopkins

Trashed is the second book in the Eastside Brewery series. You could possibly read Trashed before Thirsty however, I’d recommend Thirsty first because Sal and because you see a bit of Trashed featured. The Story Eddie Rosas is a character we met in Thirsty. He is Sal’s younger brother and just like Sal is a fellow gang member and was just released from jail. He is attempting to stay out of trouble, but it seems like trouble just follows him everywhere. During this time, he met a girl and they had a one night (well it was daytime) stand. He never knew her name, but he was dying to see her again. And as fate would have it, they meet again. Eddie struggles with adjusting to life outside of prison and outside of the gang. For a long time, they were both a huge part of who he was. There […]

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ARC Review | Thirsty by Mia Ho..

Posted July 15, 2019 by Tina in Reviews / 1 Comment
ARC Review | Thirsty by Mia Hopkins

Thirsty is the first book in the Eastside Brewery series by Mia Hopkins. Thirsty takes place in East Los Angeles in a very poor neighborhood plagued by gangs, drugs and shootings. Thirsty is a bit dirty and a bit dark but above all it was hopeful. Salvador Rosas is our main character and the story is told in his point of view. He has just been released from prison after being in there for five years. He is trying to be a better man, he is trying to stay out of trouble away from the gang that landed him in prison. He is trying to leave “Ghost” behind and become Salvador or Sal. Salvador aka Ghost is an ex felon, a gangster (or in my neighborhood we call them cholos). He is the oldest child of Dreamer Rosas and being jumped into the gang was part of his legacy, his […]

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