Category: Contemporary

Review: Learned Behaviors by Jayce Ellis

Review: Learned Behaviors by Jayce Ellis

Learned Behaviors (Higher Education #1) by Jayce Ellis My Rating: 3 stars Genre: Contemporary Romance Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MM Blurb: Two single dads meet at the office where it’s hate at first sight in this new series from acclaimed author Jayce Ellis. Sending his daughter off to college is the proudest day of single dad JaQuan Reynolds’ life. Everything took a back seat to raising her—including his career. He has no idea what comes next, but his newfound freedom is quickly curtailed by a crash deadline at work and the uptight, hovering presence of consultant Matthew Donaldson. […]

Posted January 25, 2021 by Lola in Contemporary, Review, Romance / 2 Comments

Review: The Fighter by Jordan Ford

Review: The Fighter by Jordan Ford

The Fighter (Barrett Boys #2) by Jordan Ford My Rating: 3 stars Genre: Romantic Suspense Age Category: Young Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: He’ll do anything to save a young girl’s life. She’s a runaway who was in the wrong place at the wrong time. Can a carjacking turn into a partnership that will redeem them both? Deeks: I may be an asshole, but I’d never intentionally hurt an innocent. I had to steal her car, though. To save someone I swore to protect. I’ve screwed up enough times to turn my life into a wreck. But I’m not […]

Posted January 20, 2021 by Lola in Contemporary, Review, Romance, Suspense / 2 Comments

Review: The Curse of the Black Cat by Lou Wilham

Review: The Curse of the Black Cat by Lou Wilham

The Curse of the Black Cat (The Curse Collection #1) by Lou Wilham My Rating: 3 stars Genre: Contemporary Fantasy/ Urban Fantasy/ Contemporary Romance with a Paranormal twist Age Category: New Adult/ Adult Type of romance: MM Blurb: Alrik has two choices: Spend eternity eating mice, or learn to accept himself for who he is. As his eighteenth birthday draws near, prince Alrik—heir to the throne of Edan—must choose a wife. But when his first kiss with a beautiful princess leaves him feeling cold, he knows that although it is his duty, he cannot love a woman. In a fit […]

Posted December 23, 2020 by Lola in Contemporary, Fantasy, Review, Romance / 4 Comments

Review: The Runaway by Jordan Ford

Review: The Runaway by Jordan Ford

The Runaway (Barrett Boys #1) by Jordan Ford My Rating: 3 stars Genre: Contemporary Romance Age Category: Young Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: He’s on the hunt for a fresh start. She’s trapped in a nightmare she can’t escape. Can love help them make a break for freedom? Michael: The money was supposed to save me…until it got me shot. You don’t steal from Marlo Sloan. But it led me to her. Annie’s kind. She’s fierce. She’s making me want to be the man my grandpa believed I could be. A Barrett – strong, dependable. A hero. Danger is […]

Posted November 20, 2020 by Lola in Contemporary, Review, Romance / 2 Comments

Review: Wrong Direction by Kelly Jensen

Review: Wrong Direction by Kelly Jensen

Wrong Direction by Kelly Jensen My Rating: 3 stars Genre: Contemporary Romance Age Category: New Adult Type of romance: MM Blurb: It’s Alvaro’s last year of college and he’s on track to graduate at the top of his class. He’s working toward a degree in a field he loves and even managed to score one of the coveted singles in the nicest upperclassmen dorm. There’s only one problem. Daniel. The guy whose single is attached to the other side of the connecting bathroom. The mess Alvaro could maybe ignore. The wet towels, balled up socks, and bottles and bottles of […]

Posted November 10, 2020 by Lola in Contemporary, Review, Romance / 6 Comments

Review: Let’s Connect by Kelly Jensen

Review: Let’s Connect by Kelly Jensen

Let’s Connect by Kelly Jensen My Rating: 3 stars Genre: Contemporary Romance Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MM Blurb: A year after his divorce, Daniel Stroman has decided that he’s too young to die—or fuse permanently with his couch. But when he downloads the dating app “Let’s Connect” and starts dating, his success/fail ratio isn’t encouraging until he gets a connection request from Robin. Everything about Robin’s profile is different, from the bright little bird he’s using as an avatar to the long and thoughtful answers he’s written for the standard questions. He’s witty, funny, and easy to talk […]

Posted November 4, 2020 by Lola in Contemporary, Review, Romance / 2 Comments

Review: My Safe Haven by Melody Sweet

Review: My Safe Haven by Melody Sweet

My Safe Haven (Lyrics of Love #12) by Melody Sweet My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Contemporary Romance Age Category: New Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: She’s hiding from an abusive ex-boyfriend. He’s a world-famous rock star. Can she overcome her past for the sake of love? Jenna: I thought Los Angeles would be a safe place to hide. It’s miles away from the man who could hurt me. If he ever finds where I am, or how I tricked him, he’ll kill me. I need to keep my head down. Stay invisible. Be safe. But Jace is making that […]

Posted October 23, 2020 by Lola in Contemporary, Review, Romance / 2 Comments