If You Like This Then….. #23

I don’t even want to admit how long it’s been since I’ve done this post! This is one of my favourites to write and probably my most popular. I don’t keep doing this because it’s popular though. I do it because this series has helped so many people find other books that they love! It’s…

A Duke By Default

A DUKE BY DEFAULT (Reluctant Royals #2) Written by Alyssa Cole Published by Avon Books, July 31, 2018 My star rating – 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: New York City socialite and perpetual hot mess Portia Hobbs is tired of disappointing her family, friends, and—most importantly—herself. An apprenticeship with a struggling swordmaker in Scotland is a…

Wish You Were Mine

WISH YOU WERE MINE Written by Tara Sivec Published by Forever Yours, November 14, 2017 My star rating – 3 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Five years. I would’ve stayed away longer if I hadn’t received the letter. Not a day has gone by that I haven’t thought about her, haven’t missed her smile, haven’t wished that…

A Princess in Theory

A PRINCESS IN THEORY Written by Alyssa Cole Published by Avon Books, February 27, 2018 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Between grad school and multiple jobs, Naledi Smith doesn’t have time for fairy tales…or patience for the constant e-mails claiming she’s betrothed to an African prince. Sure. Right. Delete! As a former foster…

Red, White & Royal Blue

RED, WHITE & ROYAL BLUE Written by Casey McQuiston Published by St. Martin’s Griffin, May 14, 2019 My star rating – 5 stars! THE SYNOPSIS: First Son Alex Claremont-Diaz is the closest thing to a prince this side of the Atlantic. With his intrepid sister and the Veep’s genius granddaughter, they’re the White House Trio,…

Kiss The Girl

KISS THE GIRL (Naughty Princess Club #3) Written by Tara Sivec Published by Swerve, September 4, 2018 My star rating – 5 stars! THE SYNOPSIS: While her friends have broken free of their insecurities, Ariel Waters is struggling to come out of her shell. Her ex-husband took away her voice and her self-confidence, and Ariel…

Bittersweet

BITTERSWEET (True North #1) Written by Sarina Bowen Published by Rennie Road Books, June 14, 2016 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: The last person Griffin Shipley expects to find stuck in a ditch on his Vermont country road is his ex-hookup. Five years ago they’d shared a couple of steamy nights together….

The Binding

THE BINDING Written by Bridget Collins Published by William Morrow, April 16, 2019 My star rating – 2.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Imagine you could erase grief. Imagine you could remove pain. Imagine you could hide the darkest, most horrifying secret. Forever. Young Emmett Farmer is working in the fields when a strange letter arrives summoning…

Top 5 Romantic Reads!

This topic has been a long time coming (for one blogger in particular – ahem Sophie!) Romance books (or even books with the central theme of a romantic relationship) aren’t for everyone. They’re not my go to genre BUT, they’re so nice for a reset. I read a lot of heavy fantasy and science fiction,…