My Book Reviews

Book Review – Everything You Want Me To Be by Mindy Mejia

March 10, 2019

Everything You Want Me to Be: A Novel Highly recommended by my two book twins (we’re actually book triplets) ’cause they knew this one would be right up my alley, combining TWO genres that I love (a thriller/mystery & a forbidden love story), and it was good!!! Amy: Everything You Want Me to Be? GAH! That [...]

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Book Review – Jane Doe by Victoria Helen Stone

March 9, 2019

Jane Doe: A Novel Okay… this psych-thriller was just FABULOUS!!!! Fans of Tarryn FIsher’s female villains that you just can’t help but root for? THIS IS FOR YOU!!!! Maryse: I’m reading AND LOVING “Jane Doe”!!! If you want a plotting, sharp-as-a-tack sociopathic heroine in the vein of one of Tarryn Fisher’s magnificent villains (or are [...]

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Remember When…? Reminiscing about the last 10 years on the blog…

March 3, 2019

My blog turned 10 just a few days ago, on February 28th 2019!! And our book crew have been reminiscing, so I couldn’t help but compile these fun “remember when…” tidbits into a blog post. And bev is the one that kicked it off, (she’s our resident questionnaire-er…er.) P.S. Gah!! I SO wanna do Tasha [...]

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Reader Recommendations – Our favorite “Older Man, Younger Woman” romance books

February 24, 2019

<— FIRST… LOOKIT WHAT JUST WENT LIVE!!! And… considering the genre of this book (sexy older man, and she’s a younger woman enthralled with him) it inspired me to satisfy an itch. April: Maryse we can have a list for older H? I want hottttt older bossy men that show the h all the love!!!! [...]

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Book Review – Baby Teeth by Zoje Stage

February 23, 2019

Baby Teeth: A Novel I was DESPERATE to read this book the minute it came out and kept stalking it to see if it would go on sale. I AM ALWAYS in the mood for this genre, and the day it finally did go on sale, I one clicked that sucker SO HARD and I [...]

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Reader Question – Looking for paranormal/fantasy books with a strong storyline and a side of romance…

February 21, 2019

Jenna is having other-worldly cravings and she’s hoping our book crew has some recommendations! Right off the bat, I know TONS in our crew here will say Anne Bishops “The Others” series (I read #1 and loved it – here’s my 5-STAR review – and I should totally continue devouring them as our crew have). [...]

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Reader Question – Sonia is looking for books with the “Sweet Gum Tree” feel…

February 21, 2019

Sonia is looking for anguish, heartache, slow-burning, love stories. Reunited and it feels so good… She asks: Hi Maryse. It’s me again.  I’m looking for a book that has a couple that reunited. A book like  The Sweet Gum Tree by Katherine Allred But not the exact same. Like this book is like one with 100% [...]

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Our Favorite “Brother’s Best Friend” Romance Books

February 13, 2019

Let’s make a new “forbiddeny” list!! A best of “Brother’s Best Friend” book list! Forbidden? Well… not on the level of some of our favorite tropes, but certainly ’cause for secretive behavior in many cases (protective brothers and all that). Also that whole “treated me like a little sister” or “saw me as a bratty [...]

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