Contemporary Romance Fiction

Brutal Prince by Sophie Lark

Title: Brutal Prince Author:  Sophie Lark My Rating:  🌟🌟🌟3/4 Type: Can be read as standalone  Genre: Contemporary Romance, Mafia romance       Primary Characters: Callum, Aida     Narration: Dual POV I picked this up based on an entirely random kindle recommendation. I was intrigued with blurb. I enjoyed the banter and bullying on each other more than I… Continue reading Brutal Prince by Sophie Lark

Contemporary Romance Fiction

Bones (Dark Kingdom #5) by Shantel Tessier

Title: Bones- Dark Kingdom #5 Author:   Shantel Tessier My Rating:  🌟🌟1/2 Type: Can be read as standalone  Genre: Contemporary Romance, Mafia romance       Primary Characters: Mia, Bones, Luca, Cross, Grave, Titan          Narration: Dual POV This was one of the most anticipated read from the time I met Bones in “Code of Silence”. With each book in series… Continue reading Bones (Dark Kingdom #5) by Shantel Tessier

Contemporary Romance Fiction

Vengeance of a Mafia Queen by Siobhan Davis

Title: Vengeance of a Mafia Queen Author: Siobhan Davis  My Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟1/2 Type: Standalone  Genre: contemporary Romance, Mafia Romance  Narration: Dual POV  Primary Characters: Massimo & Catarina I have enjoyed several Siobhan books earlier. When I was looking for my next book and saw this in Kindle recommendations, I just picked it up. I didn’t have much expectation when I picked it… Continue reading Vengeance of a Mafia Queen by Siobhan Davis

Contemporary Romance Fiction

On The Edge by Aleatha Romig

Title: On The Edge Author: Aleatha Romig My Rating: 🌟🌟🌟 Type: Standalone Genre: Romantic Thriller, Suspense Primary Character: Rae Watson Narration: Multiple POV I have been a fan of Aleatha Romig and her romantic thrillers. I have enjoyed and liked several of thrillers earlier. When I read the premise and saw the cover I was intrigued and was… Continue reading On The Edge by Aleatha Romig

Contemporary Romance Fiction

Shattered Dynasty (The Corrupt Empire #4) by Ava Harrison

Title: Shattered Dynasty (The Corrupt Empire #4) Author: Ava Harrison My Rating: 🌟🌟🌟1/2 Type: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance, Mafia Romance Primary Characters: Trent Aldridge, Payton Narration: Dual POV I have read Ava Harrison’s Corrupt kingdom book long ago. When I saw this book in kindle recommendation and read the blurb, I got confused with Trent character as Alaric. After reading… Continue reading Shattered Dynasty (The Corrupt Empire #4) by Ava Harrison

Contemporary Romance Fiction

Bull (The Buck Boys Heroes #1) by Deborah Bladon

Title: Bull (The Buck Boys Heroes #1) Author:   Deborah Bladon My Rating: 🌟🌟1/2 Type: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance, Marriage of convenience  Primary Characters: Graham Locke, Trina Shaw. Narration: Dual POV I was in a reading slump and struggling to pick up any book. I just picked this in random without knowing anything. I had never heard of this author before.… Continue reading Bull (The Buck Boys Heroes #1) by Deborah Bladon

Contemporary Romance Fiction

Darling Venom by Parker S. Huntington 

Title: Darling Venom Author:  Parker S. Huntington  My Rating: 🌟🌟🌟1/2 Type: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance Primary Characters: Tate Marchetti, Charlotte Richards  Narration: Dual POV I went into this book pretty blind. I read bits of the synopsis so I knew the gist of what I was getting into, but not really. I picked it mostly because of author. I had… Continue reading Darling Venom by Parker S. Huntington 

Fantasy

A Discovery of Witches (All Souls #1) by Deborah Harkness

Title: A Discovery of Witches (All Souls #1) Author:  Deborah Harkness My Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟 Type: Trilogy – Book 1 Genre: Urban Fantasy, Action & Adventure, Fiction, Magical World, Vampires, Witches Primary Characters: Diana, Matthew Narration: Single POV It's quite difficult to gather my thoughts well enough to manage a review. I don't know how or where to begin. It isn’t… Continue reading A Discovery of Witches (All Souls #1) by Deborah Harkness

My Review

The Ritual by Shantel Tessier

Title : The Ritual Author: Shantel Tessier My Rating: 🌟🌟1/2 Type: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance Fiction Primary Characters: Ryat  and Blake Narration: Dual POV I LOVED the premise of this book. I couldn’t resist waiting till the release day. So, I picked up first few chapters from Hallowed Night anthology. It seemed rushed yet, I was hoping it would… Continue reading The Ritual by Shantel Tessier

Guest Post

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho– Summary & Review– Guest post By BookShook

The Alchemist Summary & Review The Alchemist Summary by Paulo Coelho is one of those novels that you don't want to finish. It already has a large fan base of fans, who claimed miracles and inner changes as a result of the ideas outlined in it as a bestseller. We give our approval and recommend… Continue reading The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho– Summary & Review– Guest post By BookShook

Fantasy

The Traitor Queen (The Bridge Kingdom #2) by Danielle L. Jensen

Title: The Traitor Queen (The Bridge Kingdom #2) Author:   Danielle L. Jensen My Rating:  🌟🌟🌟🌟 Type: Duet Series – Book2 Genre: Historical Fantasy, Young Adult Fantasy Primary Characters: Lara and Aren  Narration: Dual POV I would recommend reading book1 before reading this review. This review may contain spoilers from book1. This book’s picked up exactly… Continue reading The Traitor Queen (The Bridge Kingdom #2) by Danielle L. Jensen

Best Book Recommendation

Best Books of 2021 so far

With Pandemic taking deeper roots and we spending more time indoors than ever before, it was time for me to dive in my reading list. I was committed to focus on quality over quantity this year. I had a look at all the books I read in last 6 months and I think I chose… Continue reading Best Books of 2021 so far

Contemporary Romance Fiction

The Bride Test by Helen Hoang

Title: The Bride Test Author:  Helen Hoang My Rating:  🌟🌟🌟 Type: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Fiction Romance Primary Characters: Khai Diep & Esme Tran  Narration: Limited third party   I had heard of this novel from several fellow bookstagramer’s. I wasn’t sure which one I wanted to pick first - “The Kiss Quotient” or “The bride Test”. Finally, I picked this… Continue reading The Bride Test by Helen Hoang

Contemporary Romance Fiction

 Devil’s Deal by Aleatha Romig

Title: Devil's Deal (Devil's Duet #1) Author:  Aleatha Romig  My Rating:  🌟🌟🌟 Type: Contemporary Romance Fiction Primary Characters: Rett & Emma Narration: Dual POV I am a fan of this author’s work so I was super excited to jump into this new book. By default, I have slightly high expectation from this author. May be I felt disappointed because… Continue reading  Devil’s Deal by Aleatha Romig

YA NA

Truly by Carmel Rhodes

Title: Truly Author:  Carmel Rhodes  My Rating:  🌟🌟🌟 1/4 Type: Standalone. Genre: Contemporary Fiction Romance, Bully Romance Primary Characters: Noah & Truly Narration: Dual POV  This book was suggested to me by several people in several reading groups. Even though this book was in my reading queue for a long time, I somehow hadn’t picked it up as this was by… Continue reading Truly by Carmel Rhodes

Contemporary Romance Fiction

The Rivals by Vi Keelan

Title: The Rivals Author:  Vi Keeland My Rating:  🌟🌟🌟 Type: Standalone. Genre: Contemporary Fiction Romance, Enemies-to-lovers Primary Characters: Weston & Sophie Narration: Dual POV  I have read few Vi keeland’s books earlier. I was hoping this would be similar to that. Somehow, this was disappointing to me. I didn’t like the banter and I didn’t like the main characters… Continue reading The Rivals by Vi Keelan

Mysteries/Thrillers/Suspense

Half Truths by Claire Contreras

Title: Half Truths (Secret Society #1) Author:  Claire Contreras  My Rating:  🌟🌟🌟🌟  Type: Standalone Genre: Thrillers, Mystery, Contemporary Romantic suspense  Narration: Dual POV  Primary Characters: Logan Fitz, Amelia I picked this book on a random choice based on my recommendation from Kindle. I liked the blurb and was hoping this would be fast paced and mysterious. This book had a… Continue reading Half Truths by Claire Contreras

Contemporary Romance Fiction

 A Vow of Hate by Lylah James

Title: A Vow of Hate Author:  Lylah James  My Rating:   🌟🌟1/2 Type: Standalone Genre: contemporary Romance fiction  Narration: Dual POV  Primary Characters: Killian, Julianna I was intrigued by reading blurb, when I saw this book under kindle recommendation. It’s an ok book. It wasn’t nail baiting, just had enough intrigue to turn pages. Killian Spencer was supposed to marry… Continue reading  A Vow of Hate by Lylah James

Other

Opposition (Lux #5) by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Title: Opposition (Lux #5) Author:  Jennifer L. Armentrout My Rating:   🌟🌟🌟🌟 Type: Series –Book 5 Genre:  Science Fiction, Fantasy Fiction, Alien Mojo  Narration: Dual POV  Primary Characters: Daemon Black, Katy Swartz It’s an awesome series. I’m in love with this series. I have loved watching Katy's and Daemon's characters grow and mature over the course of the books.… Continue reading Opposition (Lux #5) by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Other

Origin by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Title: Origin (Lux #4) Author:  Jennifer L. Armentrout My Rating:   🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 Type: Series –Book4 Genre:  Science Fiction, Fantasy Fiction, Alien Mojo  Narration: Dual POV  Primary Characters: Daemon Black, Katy Swartz Another exciting sequel in this series. I became a huge fan of this series after I finished reading this. I m in Love with this alien mojo. This… Continue reading Origin by Jennifer L. Armentrout