Tag: 4.5 stars


BRETON WOLFE (The Wolves of Brittany Book 1) by VICTORIA VANE ~ Excerpt + Review

BRETON WOLFE (The Wolves of Brittany Book 1) by VICTORIA VANE ~ Excerpt + Review

What it’s about She swore to defy him to her dying breath… But passion blurs the line between love and hate… The bluest blood and the hardest heart…at least when it comes to marriage…The daughter of a duke and granddaughter of a king, Adèle of Vannes was bartered at birth in a marriage treaty for the sole purpose of producing a royal heir. When her philandering husband is slain by Norse marauders, she is coerced to wed again in order to protect her home and her people. Adele knows that her beloved Brittany needs a strong hand to survive, but how can she ever reconcile her bitterness and hatred with the desire she feels for […]

Posted October 30, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 4 Comments

Shifter Planet by D.B. Reynolds

Shifter Planet by D.B. Reynolds

What it’s about Specialist Amanda Sumner is one of the first to make contact on the Earth-like planet Harp and discovers she’s the only Earthling, who can hear the trees sing in the strange forest. Determined to remain and learn more of the planet’s secrets, Amanda sets out to become part of the elite Guild there… But there is a secret involving some Guild members–one that could get her killed. Shifter Rhodry de Mendoza wants the Earthlings off his planet before they destroy it—even if that means denying what he feels for the fierce and lovely Amanda. The pair is thrown together in what becomes a fight for their lives. And […]

Posted October 28, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 2 Comments

That Wedding (That Boy #2) by Jillian Dodd

That Wedding (That Boy #2) by Jillian Dodd

What it’s about The 2nd book in the That Boy series by USA Today Bestselling Author, Jillian Dodd.  The gorgeous engagement ring on my finger mimics my happiness.  I feel so sparkly, glittery, and full of promise, because I absolutely know he’s that boy.  The boy I want to marry. My prince. My happily ever after.  But then our pastor starts asking lots of questions.  His parents say I haven’t dealt with my past.  I have horrible wedding disaster dreams.  I can’t find the perfect dress.  I have to manipulate him to get my way.  An old boyfriend asks me to run away with him.  My best friend says I’m going […]

Posted October 8, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Honor Bound (Warlord Series #1) by Michelle Howard

Honor Bound (Warlord Series #1) by Michelle Howard

What it’s about To save her people, Mikayla S’Apul has only two options: Become a prize in the upcoming battle or take control of her fate. When a worn journal falls into her hands revealing the secrets of a legendary group of warriors, Mikayla realizes it holds the answer to her dilemma. A marriage of convenience is the only way to protect the Raasa people. Overlord Vaan Galip is the commander of the Warlord army tasked with protecting Kabanians and bringing peace to his lands. Betrayed by one of his own, joining with Mikayla S’Apul would provide her people with protection while giving him the opportunity for vengeance. Falling for the […]

Posted October 7, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 2 Comments

Fatal Affair (Fatal, #1) by Marie Force

Fatal Affair (Fatal, #1)  by Marie Force

What it’s about Washington, D.C., Metro Police Detective Sergeant Sam Holland needs a big win to salvage her career–and her confidence–after a disastrous investigation. The perfect opportunity arises when Senator John O’Connor is found brutally murdered in his bed, and Sam is assigned to the case. Matters get complicated when Sam has to team up with Nick Cappuano, O’Connor’s friend and chief of staff…and the man Sam had a memorable one-night stand with years earlier. Their sexual chemistry still sizzles, and Sam has to fight to stay focused on the case. Sleeping with a material witness is another mistake she can’t afford–especially when the bodies keep piling up.  Karla’s Review 4.5 […]

Posted September 23, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

The Duke’s Tattoo (Horsemen of the Apocalypse #1) by Miranda Davis

The Duke’s Tattoo (Horsemen of the Apocalypse #1) by Miranda Davis

What it’s about First comes revenge then comes love and marriage in The Duke’s Tattoo, a historical romance set in Regency England.  After being grievously wounded at Waterloo, Jeremy Maubrey returns from war to find his new life as the tenth Duke of Ainsworth painful, dull and full of obligations. That is, until he wakes to find himself indelibly decorated in a mortifying place and mocking manner.  Though he cannot recall much of the hellish night when he was abducted and tattooed, he cannot forget the waif-like villainess responsible or her haunting eyes. Ducal duties must wait till he finds the culprit and takes his revenge.  Miss Prudence Haversham, Bath’s only […]

Posted September 16, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 2 Comments

Ryker (Cold Fury Hockey #4) by Sawyer Bennett

Ryker (Cold Fury Hockey #4) by Sawyer Bennett

What it’s about The rugged men of the Carolina Cold Fury hockey team are winning hearts once again in another scorching novel from New York Times bestselling author Sawyer Bennett. The stakes have never been higher for Carolina Cold Fury goalie Ryker Evans. With his contract running out, he’s got a year left to prove he’s still at the top of his game. And since his wife left him, Ryker has been balancing life as a pro-hockey star and a single parent to two daughters. Management is waiting for him to screw up. The fans are ready to pounce. Everybody’s taking dirty shots—except for the fiery redhead whose faith in Ryker […]

Posted September 9, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Bound to Darkness (Midnight Breed, #13) by Lara Adrian

Bound to Darkness (Midnight Breed, #13)  by Lara Adrian

What it’s about Carys Chase is accustomed to making her own rules and letting her heart lead the way–no matter what anyone else has to say about it. A rare Breed female and a daywalker as well, headstrong, beautiful Carys is one of the most powerful of her kind. She lives passionately and loves without limits, especially when it comes to the lethal cage-fighting Breed warrior called Rune. Unbeatable in the ring, Rune exists in a brutal world of blood and bone and death. He’s made his share of enemies both in and out of the arena, and his secrets run as deep and turbulent as his past. A dangerous loner […]

Posted September 3, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Spider’s Trap (Elemental Assassin #13) by Jennifer Estep

Spider’s Trap (Elemental Assassin #13) by Jennifer Estep

What it’s about Keep your friends close but your enemies within stabbing distance. One important lesson I’ve learned in the assassination business is that to be the best you have to roll with the punches. Now that I’m queen of Ashland’s underworld—by default, not by choice—a lot more punches are being thrown my way. But I suppose that’s the price of victory for taking down some of the underworld’s top dogs. Good thing I have my Ice and Stone magic to help me survive my volatile new position. Just when I think things are finally settling down, someone tries to murder me during a hush-hush underworld meeting. But the real surprise […]

Posted September 1, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Rhythm, Chord & Malykhin by Mariana Zapata

Rhythm, Chord & Malykhin by Mariana Zapata

What it’s about Twenty-six-year-old Gaby Barreto might be a lot of things (loyal, sarcastic, one of the guys and a pain in the butt depending on which family member you ask), but dumb isn’t one of them. When her twin brother invites her to go on tour as his band’s merch girl, she isn’t exactly screaming at the top of her lungs with joy. With no job opportunities pounding on her door, an ex-boyfriend she would still like to castrate, and no end in sight to moving out of her parents’ house in Dallas… it would be dumb to say no to the chance of a lifetime. Two bands, three continents, […]

Posted August 29, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments