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Seeking Sarah

“There is a thin line between love and hate.” “Many wise people say that revenge is not ours but of a Superior Being.” In ReShonda Tate Billingsley’s emotional, raw, and dramatic narrative she brings to life a little girl named Brooke Green...

4 Stars

Any Dream Will Do

I just love any Debbie Macomber book. She is funny and writes great scenes that are not too lovey dovey. It all comes together just right. This is a great book with wonderful characters and an amazing story all together. I recommend this bo...

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The Strawberry Hearts Diner

Jancy Wilson had plans! But being in Pick, Texas of all places wasn't part of that plan. She had no job, no money and now her old beat up car is, well let's say, smoking, and not in a good way. It's going up in flames. Her plan was to go to...

5 Stars

Cicada Summer

I think that “Cicada Summer” by Maureen Leurck is a novel about hope, love, perseverance, starting over, and second chances at life. In more ways than one, Ms. Leurck gives the reader a glimpse at obstacles that can be overcome and the endu...

4 Stars

Blue Hollow Falls - Blue Hollow Falls Series Book 1

I have always had a soft spot for aging architecture and so I very much relished in the strong foundation of the story, "Blue Hollow Falls." as the central focus of the plot was based on a centuries-old silk mill. In truth, I fell in love w...

4 Stars
  • Author: Donna Kauffman
  • Review by: LWynters
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: Zebra Books

Dating You / Hating You

This was another great romantic comedy by these authors. Evie and Carter meet at a party of mutual friends. They are immediately attracted to one another but they're not sure they will be able to date. Both are celebrity agents in Hollywood...

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Dockside - Lakeshore Chronicles Series, #3

"Dockside" by Susan Wiggs is the third in the popular Lakeside Chronicles series. Each book stands alone, but it helps to have read the previous two, "Summer at Willow Lake" and "The Winter Lodge," to understand all the family entanglements...

4 Stars
  • Author: Susan Wiggs
  • Review by: Paloma
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: MIRA

The Rule Book - Rule Breakers

"The Rule Book" started out slow and I wasn't certain if I was going to like it at first. The blurb made it sound funny and light-hearted, but the opening felt crammed full of the usual modern Cinderella tropes. Evil supervisor, newly minte...

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The Lilac Bouquet

Carolyn Brown absolutely blew me away with this epically beautiful story. Days after reading it it is still as if I am wrapped in its power. I cried, I giggled, I sobbed and I guffawed, this book had it all. I've come to expect great things...

5 Stars

The Year of Loving

Sarah's life is a mess. Anything and everything that could go wrong does. Her relationship with her daughters is terrible and getting worse. Her Ex husband is constantly making her life hell, through whatever means necessary. Her best frien...

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If Not for You

"If Not For You", by Debbie Macomber, is another hit to add to the library. This is a 'feel good' story that I enjoyed reading over the weekend. In true Macomber style, the characters are well developed and flawed enough for readers to rela...

4 Stars

Some Kind of Magic - Flirting with Fame, #1

Eden Sinclair had no expectations when she spritzed on some perfume before leaving the lab besides helping out her brother at his gig. So when she ended up hooking up with a totally hot guy in a totally out of character one night stand, Ede...

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  • Author: Mary Ann Marlowe
  • Review by: Danya
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Contemporary, Debut Title, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: Kensington Books

Always

I love how this book went. "Always" kept jumping from past to present and back to the past. I was able to see how the love built and how the two characters broke up. Plus what happened in between. I am a little disappointed on how in some p...

4 Stars

The Cottage at Firefly Lake - Firefly Lake, #1

“The Cottage at Firefly Lake” is a solid second chance at love story. I am always a sucker for a second chance at love story. So, “The Cottage at Firefly Lake” is exactly the kind of story I am drawn to. Years ago, Charlotte aka ‘Charlie’ a...

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  • Author: Jen Gilroy
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: Forever

The Guests on South Battery - Tradd Series, #5

I fell in love with this series at first sight and I’ve never looked back. This fifth installment in the Tradd Street series opens with Melanie returning to work after giving birth to twins, adjusting to motherhood and marriage, and coping...

4 Stars
  • Author: Karen White
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR, * Susp: Mystery, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: Berkley

Burning Moon - Destination Love, #1

“Burning Moon” is an enjoyable book. It made me believe that there is always a happily ever after for everyone. After being left at the alter Lilly went on her honeymoon anyway and met the love of her life. She had the best adventure and co...

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  • Author: Jo Watson
  • Review by: M Whelehan
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: Forever

The Gift of a Lifetime

"The Gift of a Lifetime", by Melissa Hill, is a sweet romance that will tear at your heart. The setting is beautiful and I enjoy the cover as well. Beth is a true romantic and I love her character. Every woman can relate. Anonymous gifts ar...

4 Stars

A Lowcountry Christmas - Lowcountry Summer, #5

When I found out there would be a special Christmas edition of the Lowcountry series by Mary Alice Monroe, I think I squealed like a little girl! However, it should be noted that this book can be read as a standalone. This very touching sto...

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  • Author: Mary Alice Monroe
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Seasonal / Holiday, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: Gallery Books

Where Love Lies

Author Julie Cohen gives the reader a way to forget the everyday stress by becoming totally involved in reading this book. Once you start, you are held tightly. As you turn the pages you will think you know what is going to happen but the p...

4 Stars

The Life She Wants

Want to meet some fabulous characters? Characters that will make you sigh, smile, flinch and laugh out loud and forget they are products of an amazing author’s imagination. A cast of totally endearing characters that become human right befo...

5 Stars
  • Author: Robyn Carr
  • Review by: SWurman
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: MIRA

The French War Bride - Wedding Tree, #2

Robin Wells has written a book in my favorite genre, historical fiction set in the 1930’s and 1940’s. “The French War Bride” is a book set in Paris, France and America. The story begins in 2016 with Kat Thompson visiting Amélie O’Conner at...

5 Stars
  • Author: Robin Wells
  • Review by: Barb
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: * Rom: Historical, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: Berkley

Sweet Tomorrows - A Rose Harbor Novel, #5

This book may be the conclusion of a series but don’t let that stop you from reading it. This book gives you a bonus of two stories in one book, each unique but happening at the same time. Previous books in this series do not have to be rea...

4 Stars

Every Bride Has Her Day - Brides with Style, #3

“Every Bride Has Her Day” is the 3rd book in the “Brides with Style” series and it has some major problems. First off there is no “true” introduction between the hero and heroine (or anybody else for that matter). I also disliked the heroin...

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  • Author: Janice Thompson
  • Review by: Arianne
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: Revell

Loving a Lawman - A Cattle Creek Novel, #1

Local Jessie McAllen is a rebel, known as the wild child of Cattle Creek, Texas. Chase Langston, who considers Jessie his "girl" has a roaming eye. He has no intention of stopping his wanderlust even though Jessie has been his for quite som...

5 Stars
  • Author: Amy Lillard
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Rom: Uniformed Heroes, Women's Fiction, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Signet

Now and Then Friends - A Hartley-by-the-Sea Novel, #2

After reading “The Rainy Day Sisters” I knew the Hartley-by-the-Sea series was definitely one to watch for. So, when I saw this second book was up for review, I snapped it up pronto, and I am happy to report, it is just as good as the first...

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  • Author: Kate Hewitt
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: NAL

A Lowcountry Wedding - Lowcountry Summer, #4

First off, I would suggest you read the “Lowcountry Summer” series books in order. I was a bit lost because I didn't do this. I wish I had. This is the fourth book in the series. This book is a summary of the three prior books and the happy...

4 Stars

The Island House

“The Island House” is a very fast read. It’s a wonderful book about family and fitting into a family. It’s rich with love, romance, and secrets that each character is trying to hide. It was great learning about each character and their secr...

4 Stars

Remembrance - A Mediator Novel

Ms. Cabot is outstanding in this young adult mediator novel. Her character motivations are as pure as her characters' intentions to help others in need. At times this novel was witty, sarcastic, irreverent, and deadly, but having the main c...

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Unbreak My Heart

Nicole Jacquelyn has penned an emotionally provocative story that begins a new and promising series. I was hooked from page one as this amazing author put me through the wringer. I both loved and hated the hero, but kept right on cheering t...

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From This Day Forward - Wedding Belles Prequel

From This Day Forward was an okay story, but it really didn't carry the usual heft and swing I've come to expect of a Lauren Layne story. It functioned, but that was about it. I felt like it was missing the usual amount of funny banter and...

3 Stars

A Girl's Guide to Moving On

Debbie Macomber is a master at emotional, uplifting, insightful stories and "A Girl’s Guide to Moving On" is one of her best novels. Her characters are well-defined, well written, and so realistic that by the end of the book the reader feel...

4 Stars

Before - The After Series, #5

I haven’t read the other books in the After series. But finding out that this was more of a prequel vs. a continuation worked out in my favor! This book is one you can read if you have or haven’t read the others. Before is a book that will...

5 Stars

The Gift of a Charm

The Gift of a Charm is a beautifully told story of Christmas love to restore your faith in miracles. I liked how the author was able to present us a story that started with a charm bracelet being found at The Secret Closet, a resale shop. O...

5 Stars

Nuts - The Hudson Valley Series, #1

Nuts is the first book in Alice Clayton’s new series. It is hilarious, and charming, not to mention, steamy. All of her life, all Roxie wanted to do was cook, get out of her small hometown, and away from her hippie, hopeless romantic mother...

4 Stars

Silver Linings - A Rose Harbor Novel, #4

Silver Lining by Debbie Macomber is the fourth in the Rose Harbor series featuring Jo Marie, Mark Taylor, Katie Gilroy and Co Co Crenshaw. The setting is Cedar Cove which continues the story of the 'Rose Harbor Inn.' This story will leave y...

5 Stars

Bonded - The Cavanaugh Brothers, #4

BONDED is an absolutely spellbinding novel to finish up The Cavanaugh Brothers Series. I was drawn into the series with the first book and found myself eagerly awaiting each new one. Laura Wright intrigued my curiosity with the common threa...

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  • Author: Laura Wright
  • Review by: DebraTaylor
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Romantic Suspense, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: Signet

The Moment of Letting Go

There's nothing wrong per se with the storyline, it's enjoyable, light, and the perfect warm weather accompaniment. It should be featured in the Target "Beach Reads" section. I love Sienna's name and the setting is readily visually accessib...

3 Stars
  • Author: J.A. Redmerski
  • Review by: Emireally
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: Forever

Last One Home

Cassie Carter has had a tough life. Although she grew up in a loving family surrounded by two sisters, when she met Duke when she was a teenager, something changed in her and she became rebellious. Her family didn’t care for Duke, but they...

5 Stars

Blush

Someone wants her dead and Amelia has no idea who or why, so while hiding out, Amelia decides to work on her bucket list. Cruz Barcelona is the hit man hired to kill her, only her bucket list interferes and has him questioning the job in th...

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Decadent - Big Sky Pie #4

I enjoyed Decadent by author Adrianne Lee, it is a great story. I liked the plot and I thought the characters were exciting. I cannot wait to read the next novel by this author in the Big Sky Pie series. Roxy is just getting over her divorc...

4 Stars

After We Fell - The After Series, #3

This series has been a whirlwind so far, and book three is even larger and filled with more expected and unexpected obstacles for Tessa and Hardin's bustling relationship. The story picks up when Tessa runs into her estranged father. I woul...

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The Look of Love

The Look of Love by Sarah Jio is a smartly written romance from the very beginning. It kept up a good even pace. The plot was wonderful. It hooked me a few pages in with the smart dialogue. It was both a happy and sad story but I wouldn't c...

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  • Author: Sarah Jio
  • Review by: Rockchick
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: Plume

After We Collided - The After Series, #2

After the explosion that happened on the final pages of the first book, I paused for two minutes before starting book two. I had to know what was going to happen next. I won't give away any spoilers about the crazy ending of book one, becau...

5 Stars

Heroes Are My Weakness

This contemporary story evokes gothic romances but also addresses thorny issues of abuse and the difficulties of eking out a livelihood in an isolated region. Unfortunately, the tale starts out fairly ponderously and the homage to the great...

4 Stars
  • Author: Susan Elizabeth Phillips
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: William Morrow

Christmas at Tiffany's

Christmas at Tiffany's is an interesting story for our lead Cassie. There will be a revelation that will come to Cassie after she learns of an affair which involves her husband, best friend...and the child she thought was hers. So, what wil...

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In the Cards

When Lindsey Hilliard went on one of her luxurious vacations with her parents while she was a teenager, she had the pleasure of meeting a sexy bartender named Levi Hardy. While trying everything imaginable to flirt and win him over at her y...

3 Stars

The Tea Shop on Lavender Lane - Life in Icicle Falls, #5

I liked this story of sisters Samantha, Cecily and Bailey. We see them come together in the very close community of Icicle Falls. This author really gives the reader something to think about. She not only shows the importance of family but...

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  • Author: Sheila Roberts
  • Review by: ArlenaDean
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: MIRA

The Wishing Tide

Lane Kramer is the owner of an inn in Starry Point, North Carolina. She moved there five years earlier to start anew. One night on a stormy day, an English professor by the name of Michael Forrester appears at her inn wishing to seek refuge...

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  • Author: Barbara Davis
  • Review by: MelodyReads
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: NAL

Our First Christmas

This is usually the time of year that I start looking at new Christmas stories. Our First Christmas is charming and, surprisingly, exciting anthology of holiday tales . Each of the four stories is different yet each offers the reader an enj...

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  • Authors: Lisa Jackson, Mary Burton, Cathy Lamb, Mary Carter
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Seasonal / Holiday, * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: Kensington Books

Mr. Miracle - A Christmas Novel

Guardian angel, Harry Mills, receives his first Earthly assignment of having to help Addie Folsom get her life on track again. In the process, if she finds love, than even better. Harry is undercover as a college professor at a local colleg...

5 Stars

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