Category: HJ Top Pick!


REVIEW: Half Empty by Catherine Bybee
30th Jul / 6 Comments

REVIEW: Half Empty by Catherine Bybee

In Half Empty (First Wives #2) by Catherine Bybee, Trina Petrov knew her arranged marriage had an expiration date before saying “I do”. But she never thought it would end before the contract was up, with her husband’s apparent suicide. A year later, Trina is about to head back to […]

REVIEW: Speakeasy by Sarina Bowen
29th Jul / 3 Comments

REVIEW: Speakeasy by Sarina Bowen

Speakeasy by Sarina Bowen is the fifth story in her True North series, set in rural Vermont with the Shipley family and their extended circle of friends. I’ve enjoyed getting to know this family and am delighted that the series has continued to be fresh and original with satisfying romantic […]

REVIEW: Three Day Fiancee by Marissa Clarke
28th Jul / 3 Comments

REVIEW: Three Day Fiancee by Marissa Clarke

Three Day Fiancee by Marissa Clarke is a delightful romantic comedy and the second story in her Animal Attraction series. It’s loosely linked to her Anderson Brothers series (which I highly recommend), with a fake engagement trope and an insta-love romance. Taylor Blankenship is a helicopter pilot for the Anderson […]

REVIEW: Marriage Made in Blackmail by Michelle Smart
26th Jul / 1 Comment

REVIEW: Marriage Made in Blackmail by Michelle Smart

Marriage Made in Blackmail by Michelle Smart is the second story in her Rings of Vengeance series, surrounding three friends (two of them twin brothers) caught in cycle of revenge for a faulty business deal. Along the way to sorting through what’s happened and if there is any way to […]

REVIEW: Butterface by Avery Flynn
23rd Jul / 7 Comments

REVIEW: Butterface by Avery Flynn

In Butterface (The Hartigans #1) by Avery Flynn, being classed as a ‘Butterface’ is something Gina Luca is used to having lived through the cruelty of her peers in High School. To the boys, she had a gorgeous body, but would never have the gorgeous face to go along with […]

REVIEW: Murder Takes the High Road by Josh Lanyon
21st Jul / 2 Comments

REVIEW: Murder Takes the High Road by Josh Lanyon

Murder Takes the High Road by Josh Lanyon: I was in the mood for something different when I picked up Murder Takes the High Road by Josh Lanyon and the plot got me hooked right away. This murder mystery turned out to be just the ticket, with a plot full of […]

REVIEW: On Temporary Terms by Janice Maynard
20th Jul / 3 Comments

REVIEW: On Temporary Terms by Janice Maynard

On Temporary Terms by Janice Maynard: Sometimes we all have to take a step back and figure out where we are and where we want to be. Are we just in a holding pattern? Abby Hartmann wasn’t sure where she was going to go. She had worked hard to make […]

REVIEW: Cottage by the Sea by Debbie Macomber
19th Jul / 6 Comments

REVIEW: Cottage by the Sea by Debbie Macomber

In Cottage by the Sea by Debbie Macomber, Annie Marlow’s entire world crashed to a halt in one unforgettable tragedy that left her heartbroken and unable to move forward. No matter how hard she tried, she could not get past her grief for months. It was at the urging of […]

REVIEW: Playing Hurt by Kelly Jamieson
18th Jul / 2 Comments

REVIEW: Playing Hurt by Kelly Jamieson

Playing Hurt by Kelly Jamieson is the latest story in her Aces Hockey series, following a group of hockey players through sometimes challenging, sometimes fun and always sexy stories of life and love on and off the rink. This entry has a 25 year old player who has a nagging […]