Tag: contemporary

Review: All for You by Laura Florand

Title: All for You (Paris Nights #1) Author: Laura Florand My rating: 4 of 5 Stars SUMMARY Some crushes aren’t meant to be When her older brother’s best friend left to join the Foreign Legion, eighteen-year-old Célie moved… Read More

Audiobook review: Maybe in Another Life by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Title: Maybe in Another Life Author: Taylor Jenkins Reid Narrator: Julia Whelan Story rating: 4 of 5 Stars Audio rating: 5 of 5 Stars SUMMARY At the age of twenty-nine, Hannah Martin still has no idea what she… Read More

Mini-review: The Piper’s Son by Melina Marchetta

Title: The Piper’s Son Author: Melina Marchetta My rating: 3.5 of 5 Stars SUMMARY Award-winning author Melina Marchetta reopens the story of the group of friends from her acclaimed novel Saving Francesca—but five years have passed, and now… Read More

Mini-review: Good Girl by Lauren Layne

Title: Good Girl Author: Lauren Layne My rating: 3 of 5 Stars SUMMARY Jenny Dawson moved to Nashville to write music, not get famous. But when her latest record goes double platinum, Jenny’s suddenly one of the town’s… Read More

Review: 738 Days by Stacey Kade. It was a perfect love story. Until it wasn’t.

Title: 738 Days Author: Stacey Kade My rating: 4 of 5 Stars MY THOUGHTS I have this habit of putting a book on my tbr-list and actually picking it up months, even years later. But after I’ve read… Read More

Review: Never Been Kissed by Molly O’Keefe. I loved this story to pieces.

Title: Never Been Kissed (Boys of Bishop #2) Author: Molly O’Keefe My rating: 5 of 5 Stars SUMMARY As the daughter of a wealthy politician, Ashley Montgomery has had enough of her parents’ expectations for her future and… Read More

Review: Undecided by Julianna Keyes. Breath of fresh air in NA.

Title: Undecided Author: Julianna Keyes My rating: 5 of 5 Stars MY THOUGHTS When reviews began to appear in my feed, I was intrigued. What was in this book that everyone seems to love it? After finishing it… Read More

Review: Wild Child by Molly O’Keefe. Beautifully written deep romance.

Title: Wild Child Author: Molly O’Keefe My rating: 4 of 5 Stars SUMMARY Monica Appleby is a woman with a reputation. Once she was America’s teenage “Wild Child,” with her own reality TV show. Now she’s a successful… Read More

Review: Dirty Little Secret by Jennifer Echols. Their passion for music was contagious

Title: Dirty Little Secret Author: Jennifer Echols My rating: 4 of 5 Stars SUMMARY Bailey wasn’t always a wild child and the black sheep of her family. She used to play fiddle and tour the music circuit with… Read More

Nonreview: Before Jamaica Lane by Samantha Young. Where I incoherently blabber.

Title: Before Jamaica Lane (On Dublin Street #3) Author: Samantha Young My rating: 5 of 5 Stars SUMMARY Despite her outgoing demeanor, Olivia is painfully insecure around the opposite sex—usually, she can’t get up the nerve to approach… Read More