Tag: 4.5 stars


Illusions Of Death by Lauren Linwood

Illusions Of Death by Lauren Linwood

What it’s about Best-selling author Karlyn Campbell is ready for a new start after her recent divorce from a temperamental artist. When she receives word that her father had a stroke, she heads for Walton Springs with mixed feelings. Broderick Campbell wrote Pulitzer Prize-winning literary novels and denounced his daughter’s work as pedestrian and commercial, causing a rift that finally heals on his deathbed. Karlyn chooses to stay in the small Georgia town to write her popular Matt Collins series and decides to try her hand at true crime when Atlanta’s Rainbow Killer, Roy G. Biv, captures her interest. Detective Logan Warner’s marriage didn’t survive after he lost his twins to […]

Posted January 15, 2016 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 2 Comments

Sweet Ruin (Immortals After Dark #16) by Kresley Cole

Sweet Ruin (Immortals After Dark #16) by Kresley Cole

What it’s about An immortal assassin is caught between desire and duty. A foundling raised in a world of humans  Growing up, orphaned Josephine didn’t know who or what she was—just that she was “bad,” an outcast with strange powers. Her baby brother Thaddeus was as perfect as she was flawed; protecting him became her entire life. The day he was taken away began Jo’s transition from angry girl… to would-be superhero… to enchanting, ruthless villain.  A lethally sensual enforcer on a mission A threat to the Møriør has brought archer Rune the Baneblood to the mortal realm to slay the oldest living Valkyrie. Whether by bow or in bed, he […]

Posted January 11, 2016 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Blog Tour: Sebring (Unfinished Hero #5) by Kristen Ashley ~ Excerpt, Review + Giveaway!

Blog Tour: Sebring (Unfinished Hero #5) by Kristen Ashley ~ Excerpt, Review + Giveaway!

What it’s about Nick Sebring has issues. Born feeling like an outsider in his own family, growing up under the shadow of a brother who could do anything, Nick isn’t that great of a guy. But when this culminates with Nick lashing out to hurt his brother through the woman he loves, Nick turns inward and makes some decisions about the man he intends to be.  And as he does this, he falls in love and truly learns the man that he’s grown to be.  When his love is murdered right before Nick’s eyes, Nick knows he has to avenge her. He knows how he’s going to avenge her. And he […]

Posted January 10, 2016 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Before Jamaica Lane (On Dublin Street, #3) by Samantha Young

Before Jamaica Lane (On Dublin Street, #3)  by Samantha Young

What it’s about One simple lesson in seduction between two friends can turn into so much more…  Despite her outgoing demeanor, Olivia is painfully insecure around the opposite sex—usually, she can’t get up the nerve to approach guys she’s interested in. But moving to Edinburgh has given her a new start, and, after she develops a crush on a sexy postgrad, she decides it’s time to push past her fears and go after what she wants. Nate Sawyer is a gorgeous player who never commits, but to his close friends, he’s as loyal as they come. So when Olivia turns to him with her relationship woes, he offers to instruct her […]

Posted December 20, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 2 Comments

The Baron’s Betrothal (Horsemen of the Apocalypse #2) by Miranda Davis

The Baron’s Betrothal (Horsemen of the Apocalypse #2) by Miranda Davis

What it’s about War hero and Horseman of the Apocalypse William Tyler de Sayre, Lord Clun, happens upon love while intending to avoid the catastrophe altogether by arranging a marriage to someone he’s never met.  Meanwhile, Lady Elizabeth Damogan, whose father betrothed her to the baron without so much as a ‘by your leave,’ will be damned if she marries a man she’s never met, much less a man who refuses to consider the possibility of love. Until she realizes, sometimes it’s the hero who needs saving.  Karla’s Review 4.5 Round and Round We Go Stars!! Will she, won’t she? Will he, won’t he? Will they, won’t they? That is the […]

Posted December 12, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Hard To Forget (Alpha’s Heart #3) by Bella Jewel

Hard To Forget (Alpha’s Heart #3) by Bella Jewel

What it’s about Delaney, a professional bodyguard, has spent years trying to prove herself in a male dominated industry. Now she’s facing her greatest challenge yet.  Bad boy billionaire Jax Shields has made plenty of enemies on his climb to the top, but being in the wrong place at the wrong time has put his life at risk. Now he’s putting his life in the hands of Delaney and her team. He demands the best in everything, and he doesn’t think she has what it takes to protect him. He’s also made it clear he’d rather have her on her back then covering his. Will Delaney be able to prove herself […]

Posted December 10, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Flashback Friday: Bride of Shadow Canyon (Bride #1) by Stacey Kayne

Flashback Friday: Bride of Shadow Canyon (Bride #1) by Stacey Kayne

What it’s about When the widowed boardinghouse keeper he has come to rescue turns out to be a scantily-clad showgirl, Jed Doulan knows he’s in for trouble. With his shadowed past, he’d be mad to let this spirited–and surprisingly innocent–woman get close. Bound by a hasty marriage to her reluctant hero, Rachell Carlson senses his struggle to keep a distance between them. But the message in Jed’s eyes makes her pulse quicken–and even dares her to believe in love.  Karla’s Review 4.5 Stars! I waited a long time to read this book, and I was not disappointed! After reading and falling in love with this author’s Wild series, I was anxious […]

Posted November 20, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Come To Me by Oberon Wonch

Come To Me by Oberon Wonch

What it’s about Comte Grégoire FitzHenri, the new Earl of Shyleburgh, is known for his prowess as one of the Norman Conquerer’s most favored warriors…but not for his romantic sensibility or his command of the English language. Grégoire looks forward to his imminent marriage with his seneschal’s beautiful daughter, his longtime betrothed. But as a rough-hewn soldier, he wishes to enchant the elegant lady before taking their wedding vows—which means an interpreter…and much-needed lessons in courtly love. The clever Bridget of Shyleburgh has been secretly in love with Grégoire since his visit as a dashing young warrior—when he was promised in marriage to her sister. But when he returns five years […]

Posted November 19, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Jesse’s Diner (Hope #2) by Cardeno C. ~ Exclusive Excerpt, Review + Giveaway

Jesse’s Diner (Hope #2) by Cardeno C. ~ Exclusive Excerpt, Review + Giveaway

Cardeno C. is back with another wonderful book in the Hope series, Jesse’s Diner! Included in the post we have an exclusive excerpt and Karla’s review for a book that touched her heart and she really enjoyed. You can also enter to win a digital copy of Jesse’s Diner just by leaving a comment (which is mandatory) and filling out the Rafflecopter down below! Good Luck! What it’s about Two men with a shared history and a mutual attraction must be honest with themselves and each other so both their dreams come true. Quiet, unassuming Tanner Sellers spends his time running a diner in Hope, Arizona. Not particularly social, twenty-two-year-old Tanner […]

Posted November 14, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 14 Comments

Audio Book Review: Seduction and Snacks (Chocolate Lovers, #1) by Tara Sivec

Audio Book Review: Seduction and Snacks (Chocolate Lovers, #1)  by Tara Sivec

What it’s about Claire is a twenty-something, single mom that grudgingly helps her best friend sell sex toys while she attempts to make enough money to start her own business to give her foul-mouthed, but extremely loveable (when he’s asleep) toddler a better life.  When Carter, the one-night-stand from her past that changed her life forever, shows up in her hometown bar without any recollection of her besides her unique chocolate scent, Claire will make it a point that he remembers her this time.  With Carter’s undisguised shock at suddenly finding out he has a four-year-old son and Claire’s panic that her stretch marks and slim to none bedroom experience will […]

Posted November 7, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments