ARC REVIEW: Dirty Like Me (Dirty #1) by Jaine Diamond

Katie Bloom is an adorably, awkward mess who inadvertently bursts into a meeting at her BFF's talent agency with her equally adorable dog, cherry pie and a wet t-shirt. Without trying to, she grabs the attention of Jesse Mayes, rockstar extraordinaire! Jesse's team decides that Katie has that somethin' somethin' to play his love interest in his upcoming music video. … Continue reading ARC REVIEW: Dirty Like Me (Dirty #1) by Jaine Diamond

ARC REVIEW: Falling Sweetly (Starling Falls #2) by Aidan Willows

Warning: if you have not yet read Book 1 of the Starling Falls series, Falling Completely, you may want to come back after you've read it, because this review will contain mild spoilers. It's been about a year since Annika Ray Abbott decided to pick up her whole life and move from London to the quaint … Continue reading ARC REVIEW: Falling Sweetly (Starling Falls #2) by Aidan Willows

ARC REVIEW: Eruption (The Hunted #3) by Ivy Smoak

Eruption by Ivy Smoak My rating: 4 of 5 stars I've been rocking with this series since the beginning. Penny Taylor and James Hunter (aka Professor Hunter) have come a long way since the world found out about their illicit student-teacher affair. In Eruption we find James and Penny two years after leaving the University … Continue reading ARC REVIEW: Eruption (The Hunted #3) by Ivy Smoak

REVIEW: Torn (Devils Wolves #1) by Carian Cole

Torn by Carian Cole My rating: 4 of 5 stars I was introduced to Torn via my KU recommendations on Amazon. Carian Cole being a new author for me, not having read any of her previous works, I was intrigued though a little hesitant to borrow this one. May-December romance is right up my alley; … Continue reading REVIEW: Torn (Devils Wolves #1) by Carian Cole

REVIEW: Hints of Spice (Connecticut Kings #2.5) by Christina C. Jones

Hints of Spice by Christina C. Jones My rating: 5 of 5 stars Very few authors possess the ability to write a fulfilling story (for me) in less than 100 pages but CCJ is one of the talented few who can do it! How left me satisfied yet wanting more of great characters that made … Continue reading REVIEW: Hints of Spice (Connecticut Kings #2.5) by Christina C. Jones

ARC REVIEW: Same Page/Next Chapter Duology by G.L. Tomas

Same Page/Next Chapter Box Set by G.L. Thomas My rating: 4 of 5 stars Naima (aka Staten Island) is a 27 year old, Nigerian-American pursuing a degree in linguistics in Providence, RI.  She meets Timothy (aka Timberland), a Portuguese-American, fellow student and assistant manager at a local bookstore, when she interviews for a job. There's an … Continue reading ARC REVIEW: Same Page/Next Chapter Duology by G.L. Tomas

REVIEW: Because My Heart Said So by 4Writers4Love

Admittedly what excited me at first about the Because My Heart Said So collection was getting new stories from two of my faves, Jacinta Howard and Nia Forrester. In the end, what sealed the deal for me was that it gave me two additional authors to fangirl over, Lily Java and Rae Lamar.  The Because My Heart Said So … Continue reading REVIEW: Because My Heart Said So by 4Writers4Love

ARC Review & Giveaway: Finding Kennedy (The Prototype, #2) by Jacinta Howard

Finding Kennedy by Jacinta Howard My rating: 5 of 5 stars When Kennedy James wakes up and finds chocolate cake in her mother's refrigerator, she throws a few items into a backpack, gets in her Trans Am and drives from Denver to her grandma's house in Tyler, TX. Something has to change! She needs to do … Continue reading ARC Review & Giveaway: Finding Kennedy (The Prototype, #2) by Jacinta Howard

✦✦✦ AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT✦✦✦ AshleyNicole

For May, MRN puts the spotlight on Author AshleyNicole. Let’s jump right in to get to know Ashley and her work… I’m a baby author straight out of New Haven, CT. I’m currently studying for my nursing degree, while working full-time as a scheduling manager at a home care agency. I love technology, literature and food. Lol. Reading has always … Continue reading ✦✦✦ AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT✦✦✦ AshleyNicole

ARC REVIEW: Marco (Indecent Exposure #1) by Raven St. Pierre

From the moment Raven St. Pierre posted the excerpt of Chapter 1 of Marco on her blog, I was completely captivated by this story. Marco and Brynn are strangers who hook up in a bar bathroom during an alcohol fueled night. They never expected to see each other again. Once the drunken haze clears, memories of … Continue reading ARC REVIEW: Marco (Indecent Exposure #1) by Raven St. Pierre