Review: Never Stay Gone (Big Bend Texas Rangers #1) by Tal Bauer

Rating: 4.5 🌈 I’ve been so busy with fantasy and contemporary romances that I’ve neglected one really great action suspense author. Tal Bauer. Tal Bauer writes just amazing stories. Ones that might include such elements as government agencies and military spies, secret missions, and any number of inside sub terrorist organizations to deal with. Along… Continue reading Review: Never Stay Gone (Big Bend Texas Rangers #1) by Tal Bauer

Review: Sundae’s Best (Briar County #2) by Riley Hart

Rating: 5🌈 In Riley Hart’s Introduction, the author talks about the desire to create something different with this series. Instead of serial stories linked together, Hart wanted a narrative playground. One where standalone stories could have roots and flourish amidst a familiar foundation, a wide universe. So Hart started creating Briar County, North Carolina. With… Continue reading Review: Sundae’s Best (Briar County #2) by Riley Hart

Review: Two-Man Team (Stick Side #5) by Amy Aislin

Rating: 4.5 🌈 Kris Xappa’s getting ready to make his post season retirement announcement. On top of that, there’s the eminent launch of the charity youth foundation, Forward Thinking, he started with his two long time best friends but nothing is going according to plans. In trying to stop a fight at a friends bar,… Continue reading Review: Two-Man Team (Stick Side #5) by Amy Aislin

Review: Pines and Violets (Colors of Love #7) by V.L. Locey

Rating: 5🌈 Colors of Love has quickly become one of my favorite series and one I highly recommend when people ask me for a contemporary romance novel to read. Beautifully written, well crafted characters of depth that immediately grab at heart and mind, the stories all have certain fascinating elements. One main element is a… Continue reading Review: Pines and Violets (Colors of Love #7) by V.L. Locey

Review: Impossible Things (Star Shadow #2} by Beth Bolden

Rating: 3.5 stars After the emotionally traumatic, narratively heavy first story (Terrible Things), I had wondered how the author was going to top that. It was a great story and had a charismatic couple at its heart. Did I find that with Impossible Things? Not exactly. This story has one of the issues that I… Continue reading Review: Impossible Things (Star Shadow #2} by Beth Bolden

Review: Terrible Things (Star Shadow #1) by Beth Bolden

Rating: 4.5🌈 Terrible Things is another terrific start to a contemporary rock band romance series by Beth Bolden. Set in southern California, the location allows the author to fold in characters from her other series (Kitchen Gods, Food Truck Warriors) into making guest appearances where needed. Or even serving up as locations ala Terrior Restaurant… Continue reading Review: Terrible Things (Star Shadow #1) by Beth Bolden

Review: The Jock Script (The Script Club #3) by Lane Hayes

Rating: 5🌈 Lane Hayes is at her best when it comes to characters deeply anguished by choices they’ve made or failed to make in their lives. People who are now failing under the pressure, stress, and pain the situation they now find themselves in. Hayes has that ability to deliver that pain, that shame and… Continue reading Review: The Jock Script (The Script Club #3) by Lane Hayes

Review: Following the Rules: (The Script Club Book 1) by Lane Hayes

Rating: 4.5 🌈 Lane Hayes has another great series in The Script Club, winning me over immediately with the first novel which introduces us to the central characters and universe. Following the Rules also sets out the formal by which all the rest of the romances and stories will follow. There is a main group… Continue reading Review: Following the Rules: (The Script Club Book 1) by Lane Hayes

Review: Hardwood (Four Bears Construction #3) by K.M. Neuhold

Rating: 4.75🌈 Once again this series goes into a different direction with Everett Aldridge and his road to HEA. We have had Cole who wasn’t looking for love when he found Ren, his forever Honeybee. Then there was is hilarious bighearted Stoney who managed to find his true love just next door in his neighbor,… Continue reading Review: Hardwood (Four Bears Construction #3) by K.M. Neuhold

Review: Summer Drifter (Whisper Ridge,Wyoming #2) by RJ Scott

Rating: 5 🌈 Summer Drifter is the second is Scott’s Whisper Ridge, Wyoming series and it’s my favorite of the two. I find that both men were easier to connect with, had huge chemistry with each other from their first meeting in the road, and their continued complex dynamics just made this story so enjoyable… Continue reading Review: Summer Drifter (Whisper Ridge,Wyoming #2) by RJ Scott