Tag: Excerpt


Book review: Dr. Strange Beard ~ Penny Reid

Book review: Dr. Strange Beard ~ Penny Reid

How is it for a person, to remember everything. Every spoken word, even from years ago. Dr. Strange Beard is the story of Roscoe Winston – one of the Winston siblings – and Simone Payton, who used to be friends… I love this book; the couple and the story! “I would not remember how warm she was or how her […]

Posted August 8, 2018 by Marieke

Book review: The Greatest Risk ~ Kristen Ashley

Book review: The Greatest Risk ~ Kristen Ashley

Two people with a very dominant side, can they be in a true BDSM relationship? The Greatest Risk tells the story of Sixx and Stellan, two dominants we’ve met in the previous books. Both have pasts that have shaped them, and both have their own ideas about the two of them. Which dominant will come out on top? “At his […]

Posted May 3, 2018 by Marieke

Book review: One Good Man ~ Emma Scott

Book review: One Good Man ~ Emma Scott

How far would you go for your dreams? Will you do everything or would give up on them for the greater good (whatever that might be). One Good Man is short novella and tells the story of Janey and Adrien, who each have dreams they can’t have. But do you have to give up on those dreams? “But your concern […]

Posted April 19, 2018 by Marieke

Book review: The Hardest Fall ~ Ella Maise

Book review: The Hardest Fall ~ Ella Maise

Three times is a charm! After having met and shared a tiny ‘moment’ twice, Dylan an Zoe get a third chance. The Hardest Fall is a sweet story about two young people who become friends, and slowly start to fall for each other. “I wasn’t fast enough because I was busy trying to figure out how she had come into […]

Posted April 19, 2018 by Marieke

Book review: The Birthday List ~ Devney Perry

Book review: The Birthday List ~ Devney Perry

Losing the love of your life in the unfairest way, how do you move on? Are you even able to do so? The Birthday List tells the story of young widow Poppy who’s still heartbroken by the loss of her beloved husband. Meeting Cole gives her a new perspective on life and a new chance on love. “Hello. Even her […]

Posted April 5, 2018 by Marieke

Blog tour: The Scars I Bare ~ J.L. Berg

Blog tour: The Scars I Bare ~ J.L. Berg

Excerpt By the time I arrived at the inn for dinner, I was a goddamn mess. Sweat was running down my back from the heat, even after changing my shirt twice. I’d changed my mind three times on whether to bring flowers for Cora, doubling back to the house at the last minute to grab them after I firmly decided […]

Posted March 16, 2018 by Marieke

Book review + excerpt: At the Stroke of Midnight ~ Tara Sivec

Book review + excerpt: At the Stroke of Midnight ~ Tara Sivec

My favorite RomCom series is without any doubt the ‘Chocolate Lovers Series’, I love the craziness, the hilarious antics and the in-your-face characters. The author’s last few books I’ve read where far more serious and dealing with heavy subjects, but with At the Stroke of Midnight Tara Sivec is back with a charming RomCom. I simply love it. “A lady […]

Posted February 27, 2018 by Marieke

Book review + excerpt: In Harmony ~ Emma Scott

Book review + excerpt: In Harmony ~ Emma Scott

When I pick a new book to read, stories about young people in their late teens are not the first ones I pick. But when Emma Scott announces she’s writing a Young Adult story, of course I can’t say no to it. Yes, Willow and Isaac are young, but sad circumstances made them wise beyond their years. I love the […]

Posted February 14, 2018 by Marieke

Book review + excerpt: Rough Ride ~ Kristen Ashley

Book review + excerpt: Rough Ride ~ Kristen Ashley

One of my most re-read books by Kristen Ashley is Own The Wind, the first book in the ‘Chaos Series’. It tells the story of Tabby and Shy, and while I love them together, I hated Shy for the way he treated Rosalie. Although Rosalie played a small part, she made a big impression on me and I always kept […]

Posted February 14, 2018 by Marieke