Month: May 2016

Book Review-Marrying Winterborne by Lisa Kleypas

Book Review-Marrying Winterborne by Lisa Kleypas

Posted May 31, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 20 Comments

Marrying Winterborne by Lisa Kleypas Also in this series: Cold-Hearted Rake, Devil in Spring Series: The Ravenel’s, #2 Published by Avon on May 31st 2016 Genres: Historical Romance, Victorian Era Pages: 416 Format: eBook Source: Self Purchased ISBN: 0062371843     A ruthless tycoon Savage ambition has brought common-born Rhys Winterborne vast wealth and success. In business and beyond, Rhys gets exactly what he wants. And from the moment he meets the shy, aristocratic Lady Helen Ravenel, he is determined to possess her. If he must take her virtue to ensure she marries him, so much the better… A sheltered […]

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Book Review-Kill or Be Kilt by Victoria Roberts

Book Review-Kill or Be Kilt by Victoria Roberts

Posted May 31, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 5 Comments

Kill or Be Kilt by Victoria Roberts Also in this series: Kilts and Daggers Series: Highland Spies #3 Published by Sourcebooks Casablanca on May 3rd 2016 Genres: Historical Romance, Scottish Highlands, Medieval Era Pages: 352 Format: eBook Source: Self Purchased ISBN: 1402292066     Lady Elizabeth Walsingham pined after the same man for years. When she finally realizes the brawny Highland laird doesn’t return her feelings, she decides to leave for London and start anew. It seems that her prayers are answered when she catches the eye of a charming actor at the Globe Theatre – a man who is […]

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Grab It Up: Book Releases for May 31 2016

Grab It Up: Book Releases for May 31 2016

Posted May 31, 2016 by Loverofromance in Grab It Tuesday / 2 Comments

This week we have so many fantastic releases, so this list is a bit longer than normal—-oh boy is my purse going to cry this week!! LOL What about yours? Can you resist from buying these? Marrying Winterbourne by Lisa Kleypas—Historical Romance—6.99—Goodreads|Amazon     ♥TOP PICK♥ A ruthless tycoon Savage ambition has brought common-born Rhys Winterborne vast wealth and success. In business and beyond, Rhys gets exactly what he wants. And from the moment he meets the shy, aristocratic Lady Helen Ravenel, he is determined to possess her. If he must take her virtue to ensure she marries him, so much […]

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Tea and Biscuits Book Discussion: Love/Hate Relationship of Book Series

Tea and Biscuits Book Discussion: Love/Hate Relationship of Book Series

What’s not to love about reading a series right? Especially when you fall in love with those first books and you get to wonderful world that an author creates for the reader, and with each book you get more in depth with it. But there are drawbacks to reading a series at times. Many times I have had a love/hate relationship with reading a series. I am one of those readers that 90% of the time, I will continue a series even if I am starting to not like certain books. I tend to guilt trip myself, that I just […]

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Book Review-Her Fierce Warrior by Paige Tyler

Book Review-Her Fierce Warrior by Paige Tyler

Posted May 29, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 5 Comments

Her Fierce Warrior by Paige Tyler Published by Sourcebooks Casablanca on March 1st 2016 Genres: Paranormal Romance, Shape Shifting, Romantic Suspense, Military Romance Pages: 352 Format: eBook Source: Self Purchased ISBN: 1492625868     The woman tensed. As anger and fear ricocheted across her face, her eyes changed from red to green to brown in a dizzying display like nothing he’d ever seen. Every instinct in Angelo’s body screamed at him to lunge for his weapon. Instead he set his feet for impact, blocking her slashing claws. Unbelievably, after a few moments of struggling, she went still, all the fight […]

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Quickie Book Review-Stacked Up by Sidney Halston

Quickie Book Review-Stacked Up by Sidney Halston

Posted May 29, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 2 Comments

I received this book for free from Publisher in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.Stacked Up by Sidney Halston Series: Worth The Fight #6 Published by Loveswept on May 31st 2016 Genres: Contemporary Romance Pages: 265 Format: eARC Source: Publisher ISBN: 1101886315     Opposites attract in this seductive novel from the author of Against the Cage (“Funny, steamy, scorching.”—Toni Aleo), with a chiseled MMA fighter falling for a single mom who could use a real man in her corner. Working two jobs to support her […]

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Lusting For Covers (209) Her Irish Warrior

Lusting For Covers (209) Her Irish Warrior

Posted May 29, 2016 by Loverofromance in Lusting For Covers / 5 Comments

When did Ewan MacEgan grow to be so overwhelmingly strong and disarmingly sexy? He intends to wed Honora St. Leger’s demure sister–but why should that matter to her? Honora would rather wield a sword than a mending needle and, as a widow, she knows there is little pleasure in the marriage bed….Ewan MacEgan has set his sights on a wealthy bride but, tantalizingly, he finds himself drawn to the forbidden Honora! One touch and he is longing to awaken her sensuality, for he suspects she will be as passionate in bed as she is on the battlefield! Why Her Irish […]

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Audio Book Review-Aflame by Penelope Douglas

Audio Book Review-Aflame by Penelope Douglas

Posted May 28, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 1 Comment

Aflame by Penelope Douglas Also in this series: Falling Away, Bully, Rival Series: Fall Away #4 Published by Penguin Publishing Group on April 21st 2015 Genres: Contemporary Romance, New Adult Narrator: Abby Craden, Nelson Hobbs Length: 8 Hours and 22 Mins Pages: 262 Format: Audiobook Source: Library     The tables have turned. Now I have the power—and it’s his turn to beg… Everyone wants to be me. Maybe it’s the sway of my skirt or the way I flip my hair, but I don’t care. Even though their attention is the last thing I crave, I just can’t stop. […]

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Fit Readers: Week of May 23-28th

Fit Readers: Week of May 23-28th

Posted May 28, 2016 by Loverofromance in Fit Readers / 2 Comments

This was a pretty moderate week: still going strong on my program with Kayla Itsines. Very challenging for sure. But I am having fun with it. Monday 28 Min of Resistence focus on arms and abs Tuesday Treadmill Running 38 Min Wednesday 28 Min Resistence: Focus on Legs/ 20 Min Focus on Flexibility and Foam Rolling Thursday Treadmill Running 38 Min Friday 28 Min Resistence: Focus on Full Body/ 20 Min Focus on Flexibility and Foam Rolling Saturday Treadmill Running 38 Min

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Book Review-Castles In The Mist by Josie Litton

Book Review-Castles In The Mist by Josie Litton

Posted May 28, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 3 Comments

Castles in the Mist by Josie Litton Also in this series: Dream Island, Kingdom Of Moonlight Series: Akora #3 Published by Bantam on October 29th 2002 Genres: Historical Romance, Regency Era, Paranormal Romance Pages: 352 Format: eBook Source: Library ISBN: 0553583913     As a child, Brianna survived a shipwreck and was washed upon the island of Akora. The orphaned girl grew up there longing to know her true identity. The answers to her past lure Brianna back to England. Meanwhile, Attreus, the chosen ruler of Akora, knows Brianna is the woman he is to marry and sets out to […]

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