Category Archives: Romance/Historical

Review: A Study in Scarlet Women by Sherry Thomas

A Study in Scarlet Women by Sherry Thomas My rating: 5 of 5 stars Sherlock Holmes as a woman working under a man’s name. It’s brilliant in this quiet, understated way, and I loved it. It has none of the … Continue reading

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Review: Eyes of Silver, Eyes of Gold

Eyes of Silver, Eyes of Gold by Ellen O’Connell My rating: 5 of 5 stars Cord and Anne are my favourite fictional couple. Their relationship is serious #lifegoals for me. I’ve searched high and low for a book that is … Continue reading

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Merely A Mister (An utterly biased review)

Merely A Mister by Sherry Lynn Ferguson My rating: 4 of 5 stars To begin, let me say that Ms Ferguson penned one of my favourite regency romances a few years ago and so bought my loyalty for all eternity. … Continue reading

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India Grey’s The Fitzroy Legacy (Double Review)

It’s been a while since I last read a contemporary romance from the Harlequin set and unless it’s Grey writing, it’ll probably be a while before I pick up another one again. Here’s a review of the two part Fitzroy … Continue reading

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Mrs Dew Plays Her Hand (A Christmas review)

Mrs. Drew Plays Her Hand by Carla Kelly My rating: 3 of 5 stars The trouble with giving this one 3 stars is that I know I’m lowering it to the level of other books I’ve given the same score … Continue reading

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Reforming Lord Ragsdale (A happy review)

Reforming Lord Ragsdale by Carla Kelly My rating: 4 of 5 stars Stars: 4.5/5 What are you looking for? Bodice Rippers ala Julia Quinn and Eloise James? I appreciate that they are splendid authors but this book is not exactly … Continue reading

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Before the Season Ends (A review) OR how the author’s determination to preach Christian superiority killed a good book for me

Before the Season Ends by Linore Rose Burkard My rating: 2 of 5 stars I can’t write an objective review for this book. I’m sure that the book deserves all the praise and high ratings it’s got if it was … Continue reading

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