Tag: Contemporary

Guest Review: Maybe This Summer by Jennifer Snow

Guest Review: Maybe This Summer by Jennifer Snow

Owen McConnell is an ex-hockey player who had left playing with the Colorado Avalanche to join the Marines.  He had lived through an injury by a landmine but that meant he couldn’t play hockey ever again.  He was now the team’s mascot (not that anyone but the players knew that) as well as the Colorado […]

Review: Lucky in Love by Kasie West

Review: Lucky in Love by Kasie West

Kasie West, for me, is the writer that writes cute contemporary YA romances. Her books are cute and funny and the romances are sweet. The perfect beach read, for me at least. Lucky in Love follows young Maddie as she watches her old life go up in flames when she wins the lottery and becomes […]

Retro Review: True Love and Other Disasters by Rachel Gibson.

Retro Review: True Love and Other Disasters by Rachel Gibson.

*****As part of our 10 year anniversary celebration, we’ll be re-posting old reviews that make us cringe, laugh or sigh all over again. Holly: Oh man, did we all love Rachel Gibson back in the day. I have several of her more recent releases in my TBR pile, but for some reason I haven’t read […]

Review: Wired by Julie Garwood

Review: Wired by Julie Garwood

It’s been quite a while since I’ve read a Julie Garwood contemporary and unlike a lot of others, I don’t mind them. Sure, I’m a bigger fan of her older work but her newer stuff does its job of entertaining me. I liked this book fine but I will say that I liked a lot […]

Guest Review: Trust by Kylie Scott

Guest Review: Trust by Kylie Scott

Edie is spending the night at her friend Georgia’s house and having a movie night during summer break. They’re in the middle of a Harry Potter marathon but end up driving across town at midnight to fill up on snacks.  Edie is dressed in pajamas but less revealing PJ’s than her friend so she heads […]