Category: Penguin Reviews

Review – Liquid Lies (Elementals #1) by Hanna Martine

Description: MAGIC IS CORPORATE AMERICA’S BEST-KEPT SECRET, AND GWEN CARROWAY IS THE BEST AT SELLING IT…. Gwen possesses the unique ability to pick up any language in an instant – a power that will globally expand the profitable family business. As dutiful future leader of her race of water elementals, she’ll do anything to protect […]

Review – Mine to Hold (Wicked Lovers #6) by Shayla Black

ARC Review  Visit Shayla Black’s website WHAT’S THIS BOOK ABOUT? A friend’s duty. Tyler Murphy was an LAPD detective, single and happy—until a near-fatal tragedy crippled his friend, fellow detective Eric Catalano. While he supported Eric, he also became a shoulder for Eric’s wife, Delaney, to cry on. But with one naughty suggestion from Eric, […]

Alyn’s Review – Three Sinful Wishes by R.G. Alexander

Visit R.G.’s website Description: In hot and steamy Sedona, Arizona, three women are about to be granted their most intimate desires. Dani, Bailey, and Kaya think they know what they want from life- success, independence, and a gorgeous man to share their beds-but when they perform an old wish-making ritual together, each of them gets […]

Ava’s Review – A Touch of Crimson (Renegade Angels #1) by Sylvia Day

Visit Sylvia’s website Description:Adrian Mitchell is a powerful angel leading an elite Special Ops unit of Seraphim. His task is to punish the Fallen-angels who have become vampires-and command a restless pack of indentured lycans. But Adrian has suffered his own punishment for becoming involved with mortals- losing the woman he loves again and again. […]

DiDi’s Review – The Girl’s Guide to (Man)Hunting by Jessica Clare

ARC Review Visit Jessica’s web-page Description:Once, Miranda felt a little exposed… Miranda Hill can’t believe her eyes—her cocky ex-boyfriend, pro-hockey player Dane Croft, is back in Bluebonnet, Texas, after all these years. He ditched her – and their little town – just as some rather shocking photos showed up on the internet for the whole […]

DiDi’s Review – Karma (Serendipity #3) by Carly Phillips

ARC Review Visit Carly’s web-site DescriptionPolice Officer Dare Barron has had a crush on Liza McKnight ever since he was a teenager. But despite his lifelong attraction, the closest he’s ever come to interacting with her is watching Liza regularly bail out her brother at the station. Dare’s dark past with Liza’s brother, Brian, has […]

DiDi’s Review – The Next Always (Inn Boonsboro #1) by Nora Roberts

Visit Nora’s web-site  Description:The historic hotel in Boonsboro, Maryland, has endured war and peace, changing hands, even rumored hauntings. Now it’s getting a major facelift from the Montgomery brothers and their eccentric mother. As the architect of the family, Beckett’s social life consists mostly of talking shop over pizza and beer. But there’s another project […]

Piper’s Review – Sweet Addiction (Sweet #6) by Maya Banks

ARC Review Visit Maya’s web-site Summary:He awakened a need within her.  Cole is successful beyond his dreams. He can have any woman he wants, but there’s only one he can’t stop thinking about: his childhood sweetheart, Renita. He’s never forgotten his first taste of innocent love and the desire that consumed them-or the pain he […]

Posted March 29, 2012 by DiDi in BDSM, Penguin Reviews, Reviews, Week of 3/25 / 13 Comments

DiDi’s Review – I Got This: How I Changed My Ways and Lost What Weighed Me Down by Jennifer K. Hudson

Description:A personal and inspirational memoir from Grammy and Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson, focused on her amazing transformation as she embraced a healthy lifestyle and lost over eighty pounds. Soulful and sultry, Jennifer Hudson wowed the world with her powerful voice in “American Idol”‘s third season, and then took Hollywood by storm with a star turn […]

Posted March 7, 2012 by DiDi in DiDi, Non-Fic, Penguin Reviews, Reviews / 3 Comments

Two-fer Review-Taking a Shot (Play by Play #3) by Jaci Burton

ARC Review If you want to score, you have to get in the game… Visit Jaci Burton Description:The last thing Jenna Riley needs is more sports in her life. While her brothers are off being athletic superstars, she’s stuck running the family’s sports bar, whether she likes it or not. Then in walks pro hockey […]

Rhayne’s Review – Breakaway by Deirdre Martin

Visit Deirdre’s web-site Description:They had it all planned out: college, marriage, happily ever after. But it didn’t quite work out that way… Erin O’Brien was everyone’s favorite in Ballycraig, while Rory Brady was the town’s golden boy: the local lad who moved to America and became a professional hockey player. Rory promised to return to […]

Posted February 22, 2012 by DiDi in Mainstream, Penguin Reviews, Reviews, Rhayne, wk 2/19 / 11 Comments

Review – A Promise of Safekeeping by Lisa Dale

  Visit Lisa Dale  Summary:A beautiful new tale of redemption from the author of Slow Dancing on Price’s Pier Nine years ago, Lauren Matthews prosecuted the case of a lifetime. But her error in judgment sent an innocent man to prison for a long time. Now Arlen Fieldstone has finally been released, and Lauren has […]