Tag: 5 stars


REVIEW: THE HOOKUP (Moonlight and Motor Oil Series Book 1) By Kristen Ashley

REVIEW: THE HOOKUP (Moonlight and Motor Oil Series Book 1) By Kristen Ashley

Dorsey’s Review 5 Rainbows and Motor Oil Stars! If you’re dying to read a classic Kristen Ashley book that’s sizzling hot and a hopelessly romantic love story with a touch of drama thrown in for good measure, The Hookup is a must-read! Johnny Gamble *sigh* is a KA signature ALPHA. He’s protective, possessive, and a delicious over-the-top Alpha. I have to say, Johnny Gamble is a worthy addition to my “KA Favorite Hero’s Shelf”. Johnny Gamble is well known in town. After his ex-girlfriend betrayed him three years earlier, he’s been indifferent, distant, and all about business in his hometown of Matlock, KY. The town may think they know his story, but they don’t […]

Posted December 11, 2017 by sweptawaybyromance in Review / 4 Comments

REVIEW: Vengeance Aside by Nancy Haviland (Wanted Men #0.5)

REVIEW: Vengeance Aside by Nancy Haviland (Wanted Men #0.5)

Dorsey’s Review 5 “Mr. Murdery” Stars!! Nancy Haviland has once again enthralled me with her powerful writing ability to totally captivate me and suck me into a world that I wish I was part of! Which, as a reader is saying something since I normally avoid the dark gritty world of mafia romance. In Vengeance Aside we meet Lukas and Dale who have an instant connection in this sizzling addition to Nancy Haviland’s Wanted Men series. The chemistry and attraction between Lukas and Dale was off the charts hot. It was instant, palpable, and I was on the edge of my seat with giddy anticipation to see how things would play out between […]

Posted December 5, 2017 by sweptawaybyromance in Review / 0 Comments

Flashback Friday: The Virgin Huntress (The Devil DeVere #2) by Victoria Vane

Flashback Friday: The Virgin Huntress (The Devil DeVere #2) by Victoria Vane

Karla’s Review 5 Stars!! The fun continues in this deliciously sexy, amusing installment in The Devil DeVere series!! As the saga continues Vesta Chambers, Ned’s daughter, is accompanied by her godmother and surrogate mother, Lady Diana, to London to prepare for the upcoming season. This is her coming out, but Vesta has other plans and he goes by the name of Captain Hewett DeVere! She has her sights set on him and nothing, not even her own godmother, is going to get in her way. Hew is Vic DeVere’s younger brother. He is charming, debonair and always the gentlemen. Vic offers Hew a proposal; find himself a wife and produce an […]

Posted December 1, 2017 by sweptawaybyromance in Review / 0 Comments

REVIEW: GIFTS (The Killers #3) By Brynne Asher

REVIEW: GIFTS (The Killers  #3) By Brynne Asher

Dorsey’s Review 5 Killer Stars!! Gifts by Brynne Asher is the third book in The Killer series, and (as of right now) is my absolute favorite so far, although, books one and two are awesome too so that’s saying something! I hadn’t read very many single dad books, but thanks to Brynne Asher I’m going to have to consider this genre. Asa Hollingsworth is just the type of man I love to read about, he’s all ALPHA, hot, bossy, a loving dad, and loyal friend. Keelie is a high school counselor and a single parent who has a ton of worries and responsibilities on her shoulders. She tries her hardest to put […]

Posted November 20, 2017 by sweptawaybyromance in Review / 2 Comments

Review Rewind: SKIN DEEP (I-TEAM #5.5) BY PAMELA CLARE

Review Rewind: SKIN DEEP (I-TEAM #5.5) BY PAMELA CLARE

Karla’s Review 5 Gigantic Stars! The Boys Are Back In Town!!! Yes, they are and there’s a new boy ridin’ with the posse…Nathaniel West, former Marine, rancher and Marc Hunter’s worst nightmare. Nate’s got his eye on Megan, Marc’s baby sister, who he rescues from the clutches of her drug-addicted ex, Donny. Now Megan’s making eyes at Nate and Marc’s not happy because no one can take care of his sister as good as he can…so he thinks! Let the pissin’ contest begin!!! Pamela Clare does it again! I could not put it down, and stayed up until the wee hours of the morning to finish! Beautifully written story about 2 […]

Posted November 11, 2017 by sweptawaybyromance in Review / 1 Comment

Review Rewind: Rock Chick Regret (Rock Chick #7) by Kristen Ashley

Review Rewind: Rock Chick Regret (Rock Chick #7) by Kristen Ashley

Karla’s Review Hector “Hispanic Hottie-Double H” Chavez, had thick, black, wavy hair, black eyes, long legs, broad shoulders and a lean, amazing body. He was magnetic. 5 Stars! Another hit in the Rock Chick series! I’m on a Hector and Sadie HIGH!! I’ll be honest with you; Hector pissed me off in the beginning when Sadie went into Nightingale Investigations to inquire about hiring them for her protection. He let everyone believe that she was everything they thought she was when he knew better. Hector was aware that Sadie was nothing like her father, even tried to help him when he was undercover and he never opened his mouth to tell them any different. […]

Posted October 27, 2017 by sweptawaybyromance in Review / 0 Comments

REVIEW: RELENTLESS BY D.B. REYNOLDS (VAMPIRES IN AMERICA, BOOK #11.5)

REVIEW: RELENTLESS BY D.B. REYNOLDS (VAMPIRES IN AMERICA, BOOK #11.5)

Dorsey’s Review 5 Vengeance Seeking Stars! This Raphael and Cyn novella is a MUST read!! This novella picks up after the death of Mathilde, when Laurent, a child of Mathilde’s appoints himself as Lord of her territory and seeks revenge against Raphael for her death. The situation with the European vampires is heating up. Naturally, Raphael retaliates and seeks vengeance by taking his fight and his vampires to France to put a stop to Laurent’s reign over Mathilde’s vampires and territory. There was also secondary plot and we’re introduced to Quinn, who was selected and approved by the Council (meaning Raphael) to challenge the current Lord of Ireland to rule the […]

Posted October 13, 2017 by sweptawaybyromance in Review / 0 Comments

Review Rewind: Star Crossed (Battered Hearts #2) by Kele Moon

Review Rewind: Star Crossed (Battered Hearts #2) by Kele Moon

Karla’s Review 5 Spicy Stars!! O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo?? He’s in this book, and he’s SCRUMPTIOUS!! I was captivated from beginning to end! My fan nearly blew up!! Yes, it was hot, hot, hot, but Jules and Romeo’s chemistry and the overall story is what made this read such a treat!! Romeo and Juliet you say?! Maybe you’re rolling your eyes and snickering…well don’t because it worked and it worked VERY WELL!! I never once winced over the choice of names and when Romeo uses Jules’ given name…Juliet…YOU WILL MELT!! “I’m not your enemy.” Romeo lifted his gaze to hers and studied her beautiful face under the bright […]

Posted September 1, 2017 by sweptawaybyromance in Review / 2 Comments

REVIEW: Midnight Unbound (Midnight Breed #14.6) by Lara Adrian

REVIEW: Midnight Unbound (Midnight Breed #14.6) by Lara Adrian

Dorsey’s Review   5 Deadly Gen One Stars!! I was so excited to read that we were getting Scythe’s story! He totally and thoroughly captivated me when we were introduced to him in Midnight Untamed!! Everyone who read that book must have felt the connection between him and the young widow Breedmate Chiara, and her young son Pietro. Scythe is a Gen One Hunter created by Dregos who has a heartbreaking backstory (as all of Dregos Hunters do) and Chiara is a widow in danger because of her deceased mates lies and deceit. When someone out for revenge attacks Chiara in her home, The Order enlists Scythe to keep her safe and find […]

Posted August 7, 2017 by sweptawaybyromance in Review / 0 Comments

Review Rewind: Chase in Shadow (Johnnies #1) by Amy Lane

Review Rewind: Chase in Shadow (Johnnies #1) by Amy Lane

Karla’s Review 5 Stars! A very powerful and emotional read! I had no idea the journey I was going on when I started this book, but it was one filled with unbelievable highs and lows, amazing characters, and a story that damn near ripped my heart out of my chest. Slowly the layers are peeled back on Chase’s past as his story progresses in the present, and you understand why he has chosen to hide behind the image of being straight. The guilt that this boy carried around for most of his life was unimaginable, and the façade he hid behind because of a tragic childhood, never allowed him to be […]

Posted August 4, 2017 by sweptawaybyromance in Review / 1 Comment