Category Archives: Contemporary Fiction

Book Review: A PASSIONATE PLAY by Jessica Lauryn ~ intrigue, suspense and danger in a contemporary romance

Title: A Passionate Play The Rabourn Theater Series, Book 1 Author: Jessica Lauryn Genre: Contemporary Fiction, Romantic Suspense Story Setting: New York, the theater scene Pages: 220 Published by: Siren Publishing Publication Date: November 28, 2016 Sold by: Amazon Digital Services … Continue reading

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My choice of Book of the Year ~ it absolutely traps you, beats you down with tragedy and still the human spirit endures. Review: IN THE DREAMING HOUR by Kathryn Le Veque

Title: In the Dreaming Hour Author: Kathryn Le Veque Genre: Contemporary Fiction, Multi-cultural Story Setting: Mississippi, 1933; Mississippi, present Pages: 275 Published by: Dragonblade Publishing, Inc.; 1 edition Published Date: December 4, 2016 ASIN: B01N2QN78S   Publisher’s Summary: FROM USA … Continue reading

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Now this is plain spooky! A good read for the month of haunts. DEMON LORE by Karilyn Bentley

Title:  Demon Lore A Demon Huntress Novel Author: Karilyn Bentley Genre: Fantasy Story Setting: Contemporary kickass (you’ll know what I mean when you start reading!) Pages: 344 Published by: The Wild Rose Press, Inc. Published Date: November 18, 2014 ISBN-10: … Continue reading

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Review of TOUGH LUCK: A stepbrother romance by Christa Simpson

  Title: Tough Luck Author: Christa Simpson Genre: Contemporary Romance Pages: 203 Published by: Black Widow Publishing Published Date: January 12, 2016 ASIN: B01A15B58Y About the Story: Dustin Miller is off limits . . . I know it’s not right … Continue reading

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Review: CINDERELLA BUSTED by Petie McCarty ~~ Wish to be Cinderella for a night? Be careful what you wish for!

Title:  Cinderella Busted The Cinderella Romances, book 1 Author: Petie McCarty Genre: Contemporary Romance Pages: 329 Published by: Soul Mate Publishing Published Date: December 16, 2015 ASIN: B018Y6UI9Y Source: Provided by author for review About the Story: Cinderella’s fairy tale moves … Continue reading

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Review: READ IT TO US…by Audrie Clifford

Interested in reading the unusual? Yet, seemingly ordinary in characters? Audrie Clifford takes you into the inner circle of a writer’s group pulling the story forward by her characters’ backstory. Title: Read it to us… Author: Audrie Clifford Genre: Fiction … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: BEYOND DOUBT by Karice Bolton

Title: Beyond Doubt Beyond Love, book 2 Author:  Karice Bolton Genre: Literature and Fiction, Contemporary Romance, Coming of Age Pages: 370 Published by: Bulldog Press Published Date: November 24, 2013 ASIN: B00GVQOJZ4 Narrated by: Valerie Gilbert Length: 9 hours, 9 … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: STEVIE-GIRL AND THE PHANTOM OF CRYBABY BRIDGE Ann Swann

Title: Stevie-girl and the Phantom of Crybaby Bridge The Phantom Series, book 3 Author: Ann Swann Genre: YA, Coming of Age Story Setting: 1971, small town living, camping Pages: 128 Published by: Swann; 1 edition Published Date: June 23, 2013 … Continue reading

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Book Review: MIRANDA BAY by Susan Tarr ~ a most unusual, thought-provoking read

Title: Miranda Bay Author: Susan Tarr Genre: Contemporary Fiction Setting: Sub-tropical Bay of Islands, New Zealand Pages: 341 Published by: Susan Tarr Published Date: August 12, 2014 ASIN: B00MOMXNPQ About the Story: Miranda, a quirky, strong-minded and lovable young woman, splurges … Continue reading

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Review: Permanent Spring Showers by Scott D. Southard

I stand and slow clap.  Wow, no words.  An enthralling, fantastic read! Title: Permanent Spring Showers Author: Scott D. Southard Genre: Contemporary, Literary Fiction Pages: 456 Published by: 5 Prince Publishing and Books LLC Published Date: February 5, 2015 ISBN-10: 1631120816 … Continue reading

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