Tag: 4.5 stars


I’m All Ears ~ Books Worth A Listen: Bruiser by Neal Shusterman

I’m All Ears ~ Books Worth A Listen: Bruiser by Neal Shusterman

What it’s about “There’s a reason why Brewster can’t have friends – why he can’t care about too many people. Because when he cares about you, things start to happen. Impossible things that can’t be explained. I know, because they’re happening to me.” When Brontë starts dating Brewster “Bruiser” Rawlins – the guy voted “Most Likely to Get the Death Penalty” her twin brother, Tennyson, isn’t surprised. But then strange things begin to occur. Tennyson and Brontë’s scrapes heal unnaturally fast, and cuts disappear before their eyes. What at first seems like their good fortune turns out to be more than they bargained for…much more.  Karla’s Review 4.5 Stars! A deeply […]

Posted April 5, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Unbreakable SEAL (Lost and Found #3.6) by J.M. Madden

Unbreakable SEAL (Lost and Found #3.6) by J.M. Madden

What it’s about Previously published in the Hot Alpha SEALs Anthology . Maxwell Tate fights against a psychotic dream world. His sense of reality is warped until he no longer knows what’s real and what’s not. But the haze is welcome as he struggles to come to grips with the loss of his team. Once in a while an angel spreads her grace to him, easing the fire in his heart. Lacey Adams knows she can’t save all of the injured warriors she comes in contact with, but Max appeals to her more than the rest. Abused by the system he trusted then shuffled away, he’s truly on a downward spiral. […]

Posted March 24, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 5 Comments

His Road Home by Anna Richland

His Road Home by Anna Richland

What it’s about To avoid an Afghan warlord’s matchmaking, Staff Sergeant Rey Cruz invents a fiancée he’ll never meet—until he’s flat on his back in Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, and marine biologist Grace Kim shows up with one question: why did you lie? Cruz can’t explain his fabrication to her, the news media, their families, or their hometown, because his traumatic brain injury has manifested as aphasia, leaving him with few words to navigate his new world. Grace offers friendship, a big step for a woman who prefers Orcinus orca to most company. Texting throughout his recovery, they connect in ways neither anticipates. She agrees to help drive his […]

Posted March 20, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 4 Comments

Love and Leprechauns (Ballybeg #3) by Zara Keane

Love and Leprechauns (Ballybeg #3) by Zara Keane

What it’s about Tattooed in Tipperary, True Love in Ballybeg. Olivia Gant is determined to escape her abusive husband and build a new life. Only desperation drives her to rent business premises from Jonas O’Mahony, the man who tattooed her behind and broke her heart. Can she maintain a haughty distance? Jonas is a struggling single father. The last person he wants next door is the beautiful-but-infuriating Olivia. A childcare crisis forces him to strike a bargain with her: the lease to the cottage in return for babysitting. Can he resist her allures? When Olivia’s ex is clobbered to death with a garden gnome, the fickle finger of suspicion points to […]

Posted March 17, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Rock Hard (Rock Kiss #2) by Nalini Singh

Rock Hard (Rock Kiss #2) by Nalini Singh

What it’s about In New York Times Bestselling author Nalini Singh’s newest contemporary romance, passion ignites between a gorgeous, sinfully sexy man who built himself up from nothing and a shy woman who has a terrible secret in her past… Wealthy businessman Gabriel Bishop rules the boardroom with the same determination and ruthlessness that made him a rock star on the rugby field. He knows what he wants, and he’ll go after it no-holds-barred. And what he wants is Charlotte Baird. Charlotte knows she’s a mouse. Emotionally scarred and painfully shy, she just wants to do her job and remain as invisible as possible. But the new CEO—a brilliant, broad-shouldered T-Rex […]

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

SoulBound (Darkest London #6) by Kristen Callihan

SoulBound (Darkest London #6) by Kristen Callihan

What it’s about Once two souls are joined… When Adam’s soul mate rejected him, there was more at stake than his heart. After seven hundred years of searching, his true match would have ended the curse that keeps his spirit in chains. But beautiful, stubborn Eliza May fled—and now Adam is doomed to an eternity of anguish, his only hope for salvation gone… Their hearts will beat together forever… No matter how devilishly irresistible Adam was, Eliza couldn’t stand the thought of relinquishing her freedom forever. So she escaped. But she soon discovers she is being hunted—by someone far more dangerous. The only man who can help is the one man […]

Posted March 5, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 1 Comment

Hate To Love You by Elise Alden

Hate To Love You by Elise Alden

What it’s about Despite my slutty reputation, I was technically a virgin at eighteen. But it turns out all those sex-ed teachers aren’t just trying to scare you. The faint positive on a budget pregnancy test sent me spinning, moments before meeting my sister’s snooty new fiancé. Shaking hands with upper-crusty James was like downing a triple shot of vodka. Dizzy with desire, confused by my body’s reaction, and shocked by the possessiveness flashing in his eyes, I deceived him that night and told the world at their wedding reception. The truth?I slept with my sister’s fiancé. Hot and sweaty, all night long in a room so dark he couldn’t tell […]

Posted February 24, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 2 Comments

Bringing Home The Bad Boy by Jessica Lemmon

Bringing Home The Bad Boy by Jessica Lemmon

What it’s about The Bad Boy Is Back Evan Downey needs a new beginning. Since the death of his wife five years ago, the brilliant tattoo artist has shut himself away in a prison of grief that not even his work can break him out of-and what’s worse, Evan knows his son Lyon is bearing the brunt of his seclusion. Moving back to the lake town of Evergreen Cove where he spent his childhood summers is his last chance for a fresh start. Charlotte Harris knows she owes it to her best friend’s memory to help Evan and his son find their way again, but she can’t stop her traitorous heart […]

Posted February 21, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Bound To The Bachelor (Bachelor Auction #1) by Sarah Mayberry

Bound To The Bachelor (Bachelor Auction #1) by Sarah Mayberry

What it’s about Your date with Marietta local Beau Bennett includes a day on the slopes at Big Sky Resort, complete with a sumptuous meal in the Resort’s fanciest fine dining restaurant and door-to-door transport. Dig deep to secure the attentions of one of Montana’s most eligible – and elusive – bachelors. Lily Taylor knows Beau Bennett dislikes her, but that won’t stop her from asking him to volunteer for the Bachelor Auction she’s organized to help her friend Molly provide for her tragically injured son, Josh. If Beau’s gorgeous face, piercing blue eyes and chiseled body inspires the women of Marietta to dig into their pockets for a good cause, […]

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

One Night of Trouble (After Hours #3) by Elle Kennedy

One Night of Trouble (After Hours #3) by Elle Kennedy

What it’s about No More Mr. Nice Guy… The moment AJ Walsh sees the sexy, tattooed pixie walk up to his bar, it’s lust at first sight. He’s always been labeled the “nice” guy―opening doors, buying flowers, and never, ever having one-night stands. But with this wicked little angel with red lips and unfathomably dark eyes? Oh, yeah. Tonight, “nice” has nothing to do with it… Brett Conlon is trying to convince her family that she’s put away her reckless wild girl side for good. Nothing―and no one―could be better for her reputation than golden boy AJ Walsh. So they make a deal: if he plays The Good Boyfriend for her […]

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