Tag: Audiobook Reading Challenge 2020

Review: A Cop and a Coop by Hillary Avis

Review: A Cop and a Coop by Hillary Avis

A Cop and a Coop (Clucks and Clues Cozy Mysteries #1) by Hillary Avis Narreted by Kitty Hendrix My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Cozy Mystery Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: It’s a mother-clucking murder! When Leona Davis hatches a plan to return to her beloved hometown of Honeytree, Oregon, she hopes to build the egg farm of her dreams and leave behind the marriage of her nightmares. But the yolk’s on her when she breaks ground on her chicken palace and unearths a skeleton in her front yard. It’s clearly fowl play. The bones may be decades […]

Posted September 10, 2020 by Lola in Mystery, Review / 2 Comments

Review: Time of My Life by Laura Heffernan

Review: Time of My Life by Laura Heffernan

Time of My Life (Oceanic Dreams #2) by Laura Heffernan My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Contemproary Romance Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: She’s a poor dance teacher. He’s her rich student. If they can overcome their differences, this could be love. Legend says everyone who boards the Oceanic Aphrodite finds love. Janey’s on the ship to teach dance, not for romance. Then she meets Frank. He’s everything Janey isn’t–refined, classy, rich–but his good looks and charm make him undeniably appealing. Unfortunately, he’s also a passenger, which makes him off-limits. When Janey’s partner can’t perform in the end-of-cruise […]

Posted August 17, 2020 by Lola in Contemporary, Review, Romance / 2 Comments

Review: Baker’s Coven by Nancy Warren

Review: Baker’s Coven by Nancy Warren

Baker’s Coven (Great Witches Baking Show #2) by Nancy Warren Narrated by Hollis McCarthy My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery Age Category: Adult Type of romance: no romance Blurb: Can she bake a winning cake without getting iced? Competition is hotter than the pre-heated ovens as The Great British Baking Competition moves into cake week. Amateur baker Poppy Wilkinson has a lot to deal with, from learning she has talents she never knew about, to trying to keep cool and bake under pressure. She’s also trying to track down the secrets of her parentage. Meanwhile, she’s saved from […]

Posted July 6, 2020 by Lola in Mystery, Review / 2 Comments

Review: Bonds of Brass by Emily Skrutski

Review: Bonds of Brass by Emily Skrutski

Bonds of Brass (The Bloodright Trilogy #1) by Emily Skrutskie Narrated by James Fouhey My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Science Fiction Romance Age Category: Young Adult Type of romance: MM Blurb: A young pilot risks everything to save his best friend–the man he trusts most and might even love–only to learn that he’s secretly the heir to a brutal galactic empire. Ettian Nassun’s life was shattered when the merciless Umber Empire invaded. He’s spent seven years putting himself back together under its rule, joining an Umber military academy and becoming the best pilot in his class. Even better, he’s met […]

Posted June 17, 2020 by Lola in Review, Romance, Sci-Fi / 6 Comments

Review: Spartan Heart by Jennifer Estep

Review: Spartan Heart by Jennifer Estep

Spartan Heart (Mythos Academy: Colorado #1) by Jennifer Estep narrated by Amanda Dolan My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Urban Fantasy Age Category: Young Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: New school year, same old problems . . . At Mythos Academy, everyone knows exactly who I am: Rory Forseti, Spartan girl and the daughter of Reapers. Even though I fought alongside my cousin Gwen Frost to save the mythological world from Loki and his evil Reapers of Chaos, I’m still the most hated girl at the academy because of all the horrible things my parents did. I had hoped that […]

Posted May 26, 2020 by Lola in Fantasy, Review / 2 Comments

Review: The Great Witches Baking Show by Nancy Warren

Review: The Great Witches Baking Show by Nancy Warren

The Great Witches Baking Show (Great Witches Baking Show #1) by Nancy Warren Narrated by Hollis McCarthy My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery Age Category: Adult Blurb: A baker with secrets Witches in trouble The cameras are rolling Ready, set, die. Poppy Wilkinson is thrilled to be chosen as a contestant on The Great British Baking Contest. As an American with English roots, winning the crown as Britain’s Best Baker would open doors she’s dreamed of. In more ways than one. Appearing on the reality show is her chance to get into Broomewode Hall and uncover the secrets […]

Posted April 20, 2020 by Lola in Fantasy, Mystery, Review / 6 Comments

Review: Crochet and Cauldrons by Nancy Warren

Review: Crochet and Cauldrons by Nancy Warren

Crochet and Cauldrons (Vampire Knitting Club #3) by Nancy Warren My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: Every family has annoying relatives; mine just happen to be undead. My Grandmother, Agnes Bartlett, used to own Cardinal Woolsey’s knitting shop then died and left her shop to me, without informing me that she wasn’t actually dead. She’s a vampire and part of the world’s strangest craft circle-the Vampire Knitting Club. As you might imagine, this means she’s free to interfere in how I run the business that used to be hers. She’s […]

Posted April 8, 2020 by Lola in Fantasy, Mystery, Review / 2 Comments