Friday, October 25, 2019

REVIEWED: Dukes are Forever by Anna Harrington

Rating: 4
Title: Dukes are Forever
Author: Anna Harrington
Series: The Secret Life of Scoundrels
Issue: 1

The story was simple but it was enticing for me that I couldn't help flying through the book.

Vengeance, miscommunication, leads to love.

Edward Westover is the Duke of Swarthmore. He is a man that spent the past year seeking the justice the courts refused him regarding the death of his brother. Now he has completely taken over the life of the man that killed his brother but it also left him with the man's daughter at his ward. Expecting a young girl he was shocked to find out that Kate Benton is a stunning young lady than a child.

Shocked to learn that her father has left her guardianship to a complete stranger she is left to once again fend for herself. If only the man wasn't exceedingly intriguing.

Will they be able to get past their situation to find solace in each other's arms?

Monday, October 21, 2019

REVIEWED: Surrender to Me by Sophie Jordan

Title: Surrender to Me
Author: Sophie Jordan
Series: The Derrings
Issue: 4

Rating: 3

Lady Astrid Derring endured the years of poverty after her husband fled with everything. She has survived through borrowed gowns and the society parties readily available food. Now she hears news that her husband is in Scotland claiming another man's identity and engaged to an innocent woman. With nothing left to lose she goes on a journey to Scotland but trouble comes knocking and she ends up witnessing the murder of her philandering husband.

American Griffin Shaw came to Scotland to find himself. After the death of his father and the revelation of his birth he tries to find a place where he belongs. Trouble comes when he saves a lovely lady and ends up being the one to need her rescue.

With the attraction between them and fleeing the people that believe she killed her husband the two most navigate to survive.

Friday, October 18, 2019

REVIEWED: Calamity by Brandon Sanderson

Title: Calamity
Author: Brandon Sanderson
Series: Reckoners
Issue: 3

Rating: 4

My name is David Charleston.
I clicked the button.
And I kill Epics.

- David Charleston

The third book of The Reckoners series follows David Charleston and other Reckoners in their crusade to find Epics and end the dispute. With their new found knowledge of Epics they at least have a better grasp of the situation. Only this time their mentor and ally is no longer by their side. Things are even more complicated than ever.

Plenty of unanswered questions, doubts, and fears it time to face Calamity.

Thursday, October 10, 2019

REVIEWED: Firefight by Brandon Sanderson

Rating: 4

Title: Firefight
Author: Brandon Sanderson
Series: Reckoners
Issue: 2

I tried to remember a quote from the book but my mind is running black at the moment. It was mostly a blur to me.

After the events of Calamity the world was enslaved by Epics, humans with superhuman abilities that causes them to go crazy. Years spent trying to avenge his father caused David Charleston to gain a life with the Reckoners. Rebels that kill Epics.

Now that David's greatest foe Steelheart is dead he is faced with a new challenge. How does he rid the world of Epics? It's no longer about revenge but saving the world for this young hero.

Monday, October 7, 2019

REVIEWED: Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson

Rating: 5
Title: Steelheart
Author: Brandon Sanderson
Series: Reckoners
Issue: 1

Year ago the Calamity came and the heroes that were supposed to save them ended up being their destroyers. Men and women with extra ordinary powers became their rulers capturing cities and nations in the palm of their hands.

After seeing his father murdered by the Epic he thought would save them David Charleston made it his mission to avenge his death. With years of research and a good mind on his head he knows that the way to do so is by joining the Reckoners a group of rebels fighting Epics.

Thursday, October 3, 2019

REVIEWED: One Night to Wedding Vows by Kim Lawrence

Rating: 3
Title: One Night to Wedding Vows
Author: Kim Lawrence
Series: Wedlocked!

Unlike her reputation, Lara Gray is not the party girl she portrays to be. She is a virgin. In Paris where she planned to spend time with a gorgeous man she ends up in bed with another. Not only that but this stranger awakens passion inside her after on night.

REVIEWED: ARC: Ashes of Revival

Rating: 3.5 Title: Ashes of Revival Author: Alex Shobe Series: The Abdicate Series Issue: 1 I've seen people ratin...