Book Review: Roomies by Christina Lauren

Book Review: Roomies by Christina Lauren Rating: 4 Stars     Expected publication: December 5th 2017 by Gallery Books Summary: Marriages of convenience are so…inconvenient. Rescued by Calvin McLoughlin from a would-be subway attacker, Holland Bakker pays the brilliant musician back by pulling some of her errand-girl strings and getting him an audition with a big-time musical director. When the tryout goes better than even Holland could have imagined, Calvin is set for a great entry into Broadway—until he admits his student visa has expired and he’s in the country illegally. Holland impulsively offers to wed the Irishman to keep … Continue reading Book Review: Roomies by Christina Lauren

Kindle Unlimited (Cyber Monday Deals Week Offer!!)

The selection on Kindle Unlimited doesn’t seem to be the greatest. There are a lot of Indie publishers (not that there’s anything wrong with that!) but you don’t see a lot of main stream publishers (hello, Avon!) There are still a lot of gems, they’re just sometimes pretty well hidden in the pile of… I don’t want to say “poorly edited self-published trash,” so pretend I said just that but in much nicer terms. 🙂 Kindle Unlimited has a price point of $9.95 a month, most of the ebooks available on Kindle Unlimited have a purchase price of $0.00-$2.99. So unless … Continue reading Kindle Unlimited (Cyber Monday Deals Week Offer!!)

Book Review: How the Duke Was Won by Lenora Bell

Book Review: How the Duke Was Won by Lenora Bell Rating: 5 Stars   Published April 26th 2016 by Avon Summary: The pleasure of your company is requested at Warbury Park. Four lovely ladies will arrive… but only one can become a duchess. James, the scandalously uncivilized Duke of Harland, requires a bride with a spotless reputation for a strictly business arrangement. Lust is prohibited and love is out of the question. Four ladies. Three days. What could go wrong? She is not like the others… Charlene Beckett, the unacknowledged daughter of an earl and a courtesan, has just been … Continue reading Book Review: How the Duke Was Won by Lenora Bell

Challenge: Alphabet Challenge

ALPHABET CHALLENGE! Challenge: Read a book whose title begins with each letter of the alphabet. Below is my challenge outline, and I will update/edit this post as I complete letters. Challenge start date: November 28, 2017Challenge (goal) completion date: November 28, 2018Challenge (actual) completion date: A:B:C:D:E:F:G: Geekerella by Ashley Poston (read 12/5/17) (review coming soon)H:I:J:K:L:M:N:O:P:Q:R: Roomies by Christina Lauren (read 11/29/17)S:T:U:V:W:X: Y:Z: (from The Hufflepuff Basement group on Goodreads) Continue reading Challenge: Alphabet Challenge

Book Review: Curses, Foiled Again by Sera Trevor

Book Review: Curses, Foiled Again by Sera Trevor Rating: 4 Stars !!Happy Book-Birthday!!   Expected publication: November 27th 2017 by NineStar PressSummary: Felix is a vampire—a fierce creature of the night who strikes terror into the hearts of everyone unlucky enough to become his prey. Or at least, that’s what he thought was true, until he met John. John is completely unimpressed with Felix, much to his dismay. Felix becomes fixated on proving his ferocity to John—and when that doesn’t work, he strives to make any impression on him at all. John is a witch, and as all witches know, … Continue reading Book Review: Curses, Foiled Again by Sera Trevor

Book Review: Lady Be Bad by Megan Frampton

Book Review: Lady Be Bad (Duke’s Daughters #1) by Megan Frampton Rating: 4 Stars   Published July 25th 2017 by Avon Summary: Once upon a time, a duke had five daughters who never made a stir. They practiced their French, their pianoforte, and their dancing…until one ran off with the dancing instructor, and the rest were left to face the scandal. Lady Eleanor, the Duke of Marymount’s eldest daughter, knows the burden is hers: she must marry well to restore the family name. So a loveless match is made and her fate is set. But then Eleanor meets her intended’s … Continue reading Book Review: Lady Be Bad by Megan Frampton

Book Review: The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee

Book Review: The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue (Guide #1) by Mackenzi Lee Rating: 3 Stars Published June 27th 2017 by Katherine Tegen Books Summary: Henry “Monty” Montague was born and bred to be a gentleman, but he was never one to be tamed. The finest boarding schools in England and the constant disapproval of his father haven’t been able to curb any of his roguish passions—not for gambling halls, late nights spent with a bottle of spirits, or waking up in the arms of women or men. But as Monty embarks on his Grand Tour of Europe, his quest … Continue reading Book Review: The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee