Author: Lola

Review: The Engineer by C.S. Poe

Review: The Engineer by C.S. Poe

The Engineer (Magic & Steam #1) by C.S. Poe My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Steampunk Paranormal Historical Romance Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MM Blurb: 1881—Special Agent Gillian Hamilton is a magic caster with the Federal Bureau of Magic and Steam. He’s sent to Shallow Grave, Arizona, to arrest a madman engineer known as Tinkerer, who’s responsible for blowing up half of Baltimore. Gillian has handled some of the worst criminals in the Bureau’s history, so this assignment shouldn’t be a problem. But even he’s taken aback by a run-in with the country’s most infamous outlaw, Gunner the Deadly. […]

Posted May 11, 2021 by Lola in Fantasy, Historical, Review, Romance, Steampunk / 1 Comment

Sunday Post #438

Sunday Post #438

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba @ Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share News. A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up for the week on our blog. What happened this week? This week started this week started of on a bad note with a broken teeth and dentist visit, but after that the week got a bit better. It was a great week for work and I got a lot done. Sunday I was eating my lunch of toasted […]

Posted May 9, 2021 by Lola in Sunday Post / 13 Comments

Review: Bobbins and Bodies by A.C.F. Bookens

Review: Bobbins and Bodies by A.C.F. Bookens

Bobbins And Bodies (Stitches In Crime #2) by A.C.F. Bookens My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Cozy Mystery Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: All she wanted from the old farmhouse was the gorgeous mantel, not a dead body. Paisley Sutton always expects the unexpected when she goes into a house to salvage the architectural prizes before its torn down. She evens knows she might encounter a rodent or two. But she really isn’t expecting to find a dead body, not again. And when it turns out the young man she found slumped in the house’s basement was killed, […]

Posted May 5, 2021 by Lola in Mystery, Review / 2 Comments

Review: Black Queen Sovereign by Lidiya Foxglove

Review: Black Queen Sovereign by Lidiya Foxglove

Black Queen: Sovereign (Shifters Among Us #3) by Lidiya Foxglove My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Romance Age Category: Adult Type of romance: Reverse Harem Blurb: The Cat Queen takes her throne… A queen needs an army, and when we travel to Eden Park, the shifter theme park, I am in for a surprise. Turns out all those cheesy rollercoasters and offensive zoo-like shows are just a front for a shifter militia, and I’m going to have to learn to give inspiring speeches. It starts to feel all too real when people want you to kiss their babies for good […]

Posted May 3, 2021 by Lola in Fantasy, Review, Romance / 4 Comments

Sunday Post #437

Sunday Post #437

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba @ Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share News. A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up for the week on our blog. What happened this week? This week was a pretty standard week again luckily, although there were some things not going as smoothly. It’s been a great week for work and I am so glad more work is coming in again, after some slower weeks it’s really a nice change of pace. Friday […]

Posted May 2, 2021 by Lola in Sunday Post / 12 Comments

Lola’s Kitchen: Meat Pies Recipe

Lola’s Kitchen: Meat Pies Recipe

Lola’s Kitchen is a feature on Lola’s Reviews where I talk about all things related to food, cooking and baking. These posts can be recipe posts, tens list posts about food or recipes or more discussion type posts about food. I love cooking and spend some time in the kitchen almost every day, so I wanted to give it a place on my blog as well. The banner for this feature is designed by Michelle from Limabean Designs. After seeing a recipe for meat pies on Youtube I decided to give it a try. I made some adjustments to fit […]

Posted April 30, 2021 by Lola in Lola's Kitchen / 4 Comments

Review: Murder on Cape Cod by Maddie Day

Review: Murder on Cape Cod by Maddie Day

Murder on Cape Cod (Cozy Capers Book Group Mystery #1) by Maddie Day My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Cozy Mystery Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: A Cape Cod shop owner and her book club must find a crafty killer in this charming new series fromthe Agatha-nominated author of the Country Store Mystery series. Summer is busy season for Mackenzie “Mac” Almeida’s bicycle shop, nestled in the quaint, seaside hamlet of Westham, Massachusetts. She’s expecting an influx of tourists at Mac’s Bikes; instead she discovers the body of Jake Lacey. Mac can’t imagine anyone stabbing the down-on-his-luck handyman. […]

Posted April 27, 2021 by Lola in Mystery, Review / 2 Comments