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

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 

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

Contemporary Romance Fiction

Wicked Lies by M.V. Kasi

Title: Wicked lies Author:  M.V. Kasi  My Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟 Type: Can be read as standalone. Interconnected plots (Different couple) - trilogy Genre: Contemporary Romance Fiction Primary Characters: Bhargav & Sukanya (Anya) Narration: Limited third party Kasi’s books are always light entertainers and a sure fact in getting me out of reading slump. I was curious to know about the fate… Continue reading Wicked Lies by M.V. Kasi

Contemporary Romance Fiction

The Hating Game by Sally Throne

Title: The Hating Game Author: Sally Thorne My Rating:  🌟🌟🌟1/2  Type: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Fiction Romance, Office Romances, Enemies to lovers Primary Characters: Joshua & Lucy Narration: Single POV This book was suggested to me by several fellow bookstagramers in several reading groups. I hadn’t picked up for so long even if it was in my kindle for long time. I read… Continue reading The Hating Game by Sally Throne

Contemporary Romance Fiction

Crowned Crows of Thorne Point by Veronica Eden

Title: Crowned Crows of Thorne Point Author: Veronica Eden My Rating:  🌟🌟🌟🌟  Type: Can be read as Standalone, but plot continues with other books in the series Genre: College romantic suspense, Contemporary Fiction Romance Primary Characters: Wren and Rowan Narration: Dual POV This is new college romantic suspense series from the “Sinners and saint series” author Veronica Eden. I was curious about… Continue reading Crowned Crows of Thorne Point by Veronica Eden

Contemporary Romance Fiction · YA NA

Broken Wings (Dark Legacy #1) by Jaymin Eve and Tate James 

Title: Broken Wings (Dark Legacy #1) Author: Jaymin Eve and Tate James  My Rating:  🌟🌟🌟🌟 Type: Series –book 1 Genre: Contemporary Fiction Romance, YA, Bully Romances Primary Characters: Sebastian Beck, Riley, Dylan, Jasper, Evan Narration: Single POV  This book was suggested to me by several other fellow book bloggers in several reading groups. I was skeptical as I had… Continue reading Broken Wings (Dark Legacy #1) by Jaymin Eve and Tate James 

Contemporary Romance Fiction

Brooklynaire by Sarina Bowen

Title: Brooklynaire (Brooklyn #1) Author: Sarina Bowen My Rating:  🌟🌟🌟🌟 Type: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Fiction Romance, Office Romance  Primary Characters: Rebecca & Nate    Narration: Dual POV  I didn’t realize it was part of Brooklyn bruiser’s series until I finished reading this.  You don’t have to read other books in series as it’s a standalone. I picked this up… Continue reading Brooklynaire by Sarina Bowen

YA NA

Cruel Prince (Royal Hearts Academy #1) by Ashley Jade

Title: Cruel Prince (Royal Hearts Academy #1) Author: Ashley Jade My Rating:  🌟🌟3/4 Type: Can be read as Standalone Genre: Contemporary Fiction Romance, YA, High school Bully Primary Characters: Dylan and Jace Narration: Dual POV  I read reviews on this book from several fellow bookstagrames . I was intrigued after that. Somehow it didn’t leave up to my expectation.… Continue reading Cruel Prince (Royal Hearts Academy #1) by Ashley Jade

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

Contemporary Romance Fiction

Wicked Deception by M.V Kasi

Title: Wicked Deception Author:  M.V. Kasi  My Rating:  🌟🌟🌟🌟1/2 Type: Can be read as standalone. Interconnected plots (Different couple) - trilogy Genre: Contemporary Romance Fiction Primary Characters: Narmada & Yash Narration: Limited third party   Kasi’s books have always been a wonderful entertainer. When I saw the early release alert and read the blurb, I was ready to… Continue reading Wicked Deception by M.V Kasi

YA NA

Ruthless Empire (Royal Elite #6) by Rina kent

Title: Ruthless Empire (Royal Elite #6)Author:  Rina Kent My Rating:  🌟🌟1/4Type: StandaloneGenre: Contemporary Fiction RomancePrimary Characters: Cole and SilverNarration: Dual POV  I jumped directly to this book as soon as I finished Twisted kingdom. I was hoping I will like Cole more than Aiden. Cole was super disappointing. To me, Aiden still rocks in RES World. Even though author mentioned… Continue reading Ruthless Empire (Royal Elite #6) by Rina kent

YA NA

Twisted kingdom( Royal Elite #3) by Rina Kent

Title: Twisted kingdom( Royal Elite #3)Author:  Rina Kent My Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟1/4Type: Series. Trilogy- Book 3Genre: Contemporary Fiction Romance, Bully Romances, YAPrimary Characters: Aiden & ElsaNarration: Dual POVThis is the final book in Aiden and Elsa's roller coaster ride. This series has it all- darkness, intrigue, secrets, twists, turns, scorching chemistry, love-hate tension and angst galore. I liked the… Continue reading Twisted kingdom( Royal Elite #3) by Rina Kent

YA NA

Deviant King (Royal Elite #1) by Rina Kent

Title: Deviant King (Royal Elite #1) Author:  Rina Kent  My Rating:  🌟🌟🌟🌟1/4 Type: Series. Trilogy- Book1 Genre: Contemporary Fiction Romance, Bully Romances, YA Primary Characters: Aiden & Elsa Narration: Dual POV  This is my first Rina Kent’s book. I picked this up after several suggestions from fellow readers in several reading group. This book definitely exceeded my expectations and… Continue reading Deviant King (Royal Elite #1) by Rina Kent

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

Mysteries/Thrillers/Suspense

Twisted Circles by Claire Contreras

Title: Twisted Circles (Secret Society #2) Author:  Claire Contreras  My Rating:  🌟🌟🌟🌟 Type: Standalone Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Contemporary Romantic Suspense  Narration: Dual POV  Primary Characters: Adam & Eva I was eager to know more about “The Swords” from the time I read about them in Half Truth.  I picked this book soon after that. I liked it slightly better than… Continue reading Twisted Circles by Claire Contreras

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

YA NA

Savage Wilder by Veronica Eden

Title: Savage Wilder (Sinners and Saints #4) Author:  Veronica Eden My Rating:  🌟🌟🌟 1/2 Type: Standalone Genre:  Contemporary Romance Fiction, Bully Romance,YA  Narration: Dual POV  Primary Characters: Maisy and Fox Wilder I was intrigued by Fox from the time I met him in earlier books. It’s the final book in the series. It’s a great ending to this series. I’m… Continue reading Savage Wilder by Veronica Eden