Month: November 2017

Book Love (108)

Book Love (108)

Posted November 24, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Love / 6 Comments

This tight end is at the top of his game. He’s good with his hands, even better with his sexy mouth, and the best at making me forget my own name. His—ahem—stats are perfect. But I can’t fall for him. He might be everything I want, all rolled into a glorious package of gridiron god, but there’s one teeny-tiny problem. The vile, loathsome team I’ve spent my entire life hating—my beloved school’s arch-rival? This guy is their star player Why The Rivalry? I just wanted to do a shout out to this book because I just read this a few […]

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Throwback Thursday: Historical Romance Edition (106)

Throwback Thursday: Historical Romance Edition (106)

Posted November 23, 2017 by Loverofromance in Throwback Thursday / 3 Comments

This meme was once hosted at Buried Under Romance and Love Saves The World, and hasn’t been active for a while now. So I decided since I have a fierce love for historical romance, to start it up again. Anyone is welcome to join in if you like because I would love to see your pick of the week for a throwback historical romance that you loved!! What is Throwback Thursday? Traditionally, Throwback Thursday celebrates nostalgia, asking participants to post a personal photo or an image from their past — usually from 5 to 10 years ago. There are a […]

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Book Review-Rivalry by Nikki Sloane

Book Review-Rivalry by Nikki Sloane

Posted November 22, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 5 Comments

The Rivalry by Nikki Sloane Published by Shady Creek Publishing on November 21 2017 Genres: Contemporary Romance, New Adult, Sports Pages: 352 Format: eBook Source: Self Purchased     This tight end is at the top of his game. He’s good with his hands, even better with his sexy mouth, and the best at making me forget my own name. His—ahem—stats are perfect. But I can’t fall for him. He might be everything I want, all rolled into a glorious package of gridiron god, but there’s one teeny-tiny problem. The vile, loathsome team I’ve spent my entire life hating—my beloved […]

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Book Review-A Highlander’s Christmas Kiss by Paula Quinn

Book Review-A Highlander’s Christmas Kiss by Paula Quinn

Posted November 21, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 7 Comments

A Highlander’s Christmas Kiss by Paula Quinn Series: The MacGregors: Highland Heirs #5 Published by Forever on September 27th 2016 Genres: Historical Romance, Scottish Highlands, Medieval Era Pages: 352 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 1455535303     A STRANGER’S SMILE Christmas may be coming to Linavar, but Temperance Menzie is far from joyful. Grief-stricken over the death of her father at the hands of the Black Riders, she almost didn’t see the wounded stranger in the woods. And now she’s determined to give this braw, brooding Highlander the help she couldn’t give her father. But there’s a secret lurking in […]

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Grab It Up: Book Releases for November 21 2017

Grab It Up: Book Releases for November 21 2017

Posted November 21, 2017 by Loverofromance in Grab It Tuesday / 14 Comments

Dirty Scoundrel by Jessica Clare—Contemporary Romance– Goodreads|Amazon In a sizzling novel from the New York Times bestselling author of Dirty Money, there’s rich, and then there’s filthy rich when an oil tycoon takes being a roughneck billionaire to a new level.  Clay Price has everything he’s ever wanted, except the one thing money can’t buy—Natalie Weston. Years ago, Clay and Natalie were in love… until she turned down his marriage proposal. Now Clay and his brothers are oil-rich billionaires, and they can have whatever they want. And what Clay wants is Natalie in his bed, no matter what it takes. […]

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Book Review-Thirds Sons A Charm by Shana Galen

Book Review-Thirds Sons A Charm by Shana Galen

Posted November 20, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 8 Comments

I received this book for free from Sourcebooks Casablanca in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.Third Son’s a Charm by Shana Galen Series: The Survivors #1 Published by Sourcebooks Casablanca on November 7th 2017 Genres: Historical Romance, Regency Era Pages: 416 Format: eARC Source: Sourcebooks Casablanca ISBN: 1492657034     Ewan Mostyn thinks a job as a duke’s daughter’s bodyguard will be easy―but Lady Lorraine has a few tricks up her sleeve that spark an undeniable passion… Fiercely loyal to his friends and comrades, Ewan Mostyn […]

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Tea and Biscuits: Books To Be Thankful For in 2017

Tea and Biscuits: Books To Be Thankful For in 2017

As its coming pretty close to Thanksgiving, where we gather together with our families, enjoy some great football games, and have a lot of delicious food, its also a time to look back at the year and see what has been so wonderful and what has really blessed our lives. So today I want to share with you all, those special books that push your boundaries, make you look at life a bit differently and made the most impact on me this year. So these books aren’t just book that were published this year, but what I read in 2017 […]

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Book Review-Scandal by Amanda Quick

Book Review-Scandal by Amanda Quick

Posted November 19, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 5 Comments

Scandal by Amanda Quick, Jayne Ann Krentz Published by Bantam Books on February 28th 1991 Genres: Historical Romance, Regency Era Pages: 329 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 0553289322     With her reputation forever tarnished by a youthful indiscretion, lovely Emily Faringdon is resigned to a life of spinsterhood, until she embarks on an unusual correspondence and finds herself falling head over heels in love. Sensitive, intelligent, and high-minded, her noble pen pal seems to embody everything Emily has ever dreamed of in a man. But Simon Augustus Traherne, the mysterious Earl of Blade, is not all that he seems. […]

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Book Review-Cowboy Up by Harper Sloan

Book Review-Cowboy Up by Harper Sloan

Posted November 19, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 6 Comments

I received this book for free from Pocket in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.Cowboy Up by Harper Sloan Also in this series: Lost Rider, Kiss My Boots Series: Coming Home #3 Published by Pocket Books on December 19th 2017 Genres: Contemporary Romance, Small Town, American West Format: eARC Source: Pocket ISBN: 1508241309     New York Times bestselling author Harper Sloan returns with the third in her sultry, Western-set Coming Home series, in which the eldest Davis sibling Clay may have finally met his match—but […]

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Lusting For Covers ( 275) Hurts To Love You

Lusting For Covers ( 275) Hurts To Love You

Posted November 19, 2017 by Loverofromance in Lusting For Covers / 9 Comments

Lusting for Covers is a weekly meme, held on Sunday, that allows bloggers to share their current cover obsession with fellow book lovers. This meme is hosted by TBQ @ TBQ’s Book Palace. To view complete instructions on how to participate, as well as grab the HTML code for the graphic, see this page first!   Being bad never felt so good, in the third novel in Alisha Rai’s sexy Forbidden Hearts series! Well-behaved women don’t lust after men who love to misbehave. Heiress Evangeline Chandler knows how to keep a secret . . . like her life-long crush on […]

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Book Review-Wrong To Need You by Alisha Rai

Book Review-Wrong To Need You by Alisha Rai

Posted November 18, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 10 Comments

I received this book for free from Avon in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.Wrong to Need You by Alisha Rai Also in this series: Hate to Want You Series: Forbidden Hearts #2 Published by Avon on November 28th 2017 Genres: Contemporary Romance, Small Town Pages: 368 Format: eARC Source: Avon ISBN: 006256675X     He wasn’t supposed to fall in love with his brother’s widow… Accused of a crime he didn’t commit, Jackson Kane fled his home, his name, and his family. Ten years later, […]

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Book Review-Primal Desires by Susan Sizemore

Book Review-Primal Desires by Susan Sizemore

Posted November 17, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 6 Comments

Primal Desires by Susan Sizemore Series: Primes #6 Published by Pocket Star on August 28th 2007 Genres: Paranormal Romance, Shape Shifting, Vampires Pages: 352 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 1416513361     Enter a world of dark, irresistible passions, where a powerful vampire finds the one woman who can satisfy his every hunger…. In Las Vegas, Jason Cage is known as “The Beast Master.” But his onstage feats of magic are nothing compared to the abilities he keeps hidden from human eyes. Jason is Prime of his vampire family, and once used his telepathic skills to tame wild werewolves. It’s […]

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Book Love (107) The Governess Club: Bonnie

Book Love (107) The Governess Club: Bonnie

Posted November 17, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Love / 1 Comment

Miss Bonnie Hodges, governess to the Darrow family, is desperately trying to hold it together. Tragedy has struck, and she is the sole person left to be strong for the two little boys in her care. When the new guardian arrives, she hopes that things will get better. She wasn’t expecting her new employer to be the most frustrating, overbearing, and…handsome man she’s ever seen. Sir Stephen Montgomery is utterly distracted. He should be trying to figure out how his two best friends were killed in a suspicious accident and why the new young viscount seems destined to be the […]

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Book Review-Seized By Love by Susan Johnson

Book Review-Seized By Love by Susan Johnson

Posted November 16, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 15 Comments

Seized by Love by Susan Johnson Series: Russian Kuzan Family #1 Published by Fanfare on April 1st 1994 Genres: Historical Romance Pages: 304 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 0553563270     She knew him by reputation; a man unmindful of convention. it was said he offered sensual delight beyond a woman’s wildest dreams. Yet even forewarned of his wild and reckless past. Alisa Forseus found herself responding to the dark smoldering gaze and the quick warmth of Prince Nikolai Kuzan’s stolen caresses. She knew too well that love between them was impossible–forbidden–but she could not resist the rapturous pleasure of […]

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Throwback Thursday (105)

Throwback Thursday (105)

Posted November 16, 2017 by Loverofromance in Throwback Thursday / 5 Comments

This meme was once hosted at Buried Under Romance and Love Saves The World, and hasn’t been active for a while now. So I decided since I have a fierce love for historical romance, to start it up again. Anyone is welcome to join in if you like because I would love to see your pick of the week for a throwback historical romance that you loved!! What is Throwback Thursday? Traditionally, Throwback Thursday celebrates nostalgia, asking participants to post a personal photo or an image from their past — usually from 5 to 10 years ago. There are a […]

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Book Review-Cuffed By His Charm by Stacey Kennedy

Book Review-Cuffed By His Charm by Stacey Kennedy

Posted November 16, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 7 Comments

I received this book for free from Loveswept in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.Cuffed by His Charm by Stacey Kennedy Series: Dirty Little Secrets #4 Published by Loveswept on November 14th 2017 Genres: Contemporary Romance Format: eARC Source: Loveswept     A tabloid scandal unites a powerful mogul and a woman from the wrong side of the tracks in this tantalizing novel from the USA Today bestselling author of Bound Beneath His Pain and the Club Sin series. The multimillionaire owner of a chain of […]

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Quickie Book Review-Defiant Queen by Meghan March

Quickie Book Review-Defiant Queen by Meghan March

Posted November 15, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 13 Comments

Defiant Queen by Meghan March Also in this series: Ruthless King Series: Mount Trilogy #2 Published by Red Dress Press on November 14 2017 Genres: Contemporary Romance, Erotica Format: eBook Source: Self Purchased     The Mount Trilogy continues with Defiant Queen… I’m his entertainment. His toy. Payment on a debt. I tell myself I hate him, but every time he walks into the room, my body betrays me. How can I want him and fear him in the same moment? They told me he’d mess with my head. Make it go to war with my body. But I didn’t […]

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Book Review-Once Upon A Wedding Night by Sophie Jordan

Book Review-Once Upon A Wedding Night by Sophie Jordan

Posted November 15, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 6 Comments

Once Upon a Wedding Night by Sophie Jordan Also in this series: One Night With You Series: The Derrings #1 Published by Avon on July 25th 2006 Genres: Historical Romance, Regency Era Pages: 373 Format: Paperback Source: Self Purchased ISBN: 0061122203     An Innocent Deception Lady Meredith Brookshire has every right to Oak Run. Now that she’s suddenly husbandless and penniless, where else would she, her addled father, and spinster aunt reside? Yet who should appear but Nicholas Caulfield, the new Brookshire heir, claiming the estate is rightfully his by law. The brute is as arrogant as he is […]

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Book Review-My Champion by Glynnis Campbell

Book Review-My Champion by Glynnis Campbell

Posted November 14, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 7 Comments

My Champion by Glynnis Campbell Series: Knights of de Ware #1 Published by Jove on December 1st 2000 Genres: Historical Romance, Nautical, Medieval Era Pages: 341 Format: eBook Source: Self Purchased ISBN: 0515130486     Wealthy and powerful, the de Wares are one of the most respected noble families in England. The heirs to the de Ware legacy—Duncan, Holden, and Garth—are true warriors…and reckless lovers… Duncan de Ware has sworn to defend those who cannot defend themselves. So when the lovely Linet de Montfort publicly humiliates a notorious sea reiver, Duncan disguises himself as a gypsy and appoints himself her […]

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Grab It Up: Book Releases for November 14 2017

Grab It Up: Book Releases for November 14 2017

Posted November 14, 2017 by Loverofromance in Grab It Tuesday / 8 Comments

I can hardly believe that its the middle of November…CRAZY!!! We have a LOT of goodies to read and man my own purse is going to get smaller here. Hope I can tempt y’all as well. Twisted Truths by Rebecca Zanetti—Romantic Suspense–Goodreads|Amazon You can’t escape the past . . . Noni is desperate. Her infant niece has been kidnapped, and the only person who can save her is a private detective with too many secrets to count–and more enemies than he can name. A man who walked away from Noni without any warning a year ago, a man who broke […]

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