Because of You (Because of You #1)

Because of You by Sam Mariano My rating: 5 of 5 stars Unfortunately my original review didn’t save, and it has now been six months since I read this book. My rating DID save so the five-star rating was determined immediately after having finished the book. This is the first book in a duet by […]

Beautiful Mistakes

Beautiful Mistakes by Sam Mariano My rating: 5 of 5 stars Always a winner This was it. My final unread novel by Sam Mariano. And now a darkness has descended upon me. I have no more Sam Mariano books to look forward to until she releases a new one. I can scarcely find the will […]

After You (Because of You #2)

After You by Sam Mariano My rating: 5 of 5 stars So good I should just start leaving 5-star reviews for Sam Mariano books before I even read them… they have all been amazing, and After You was no different.I experienced a range of emotions reading Nicole and Derek’s story. I was frustrated, sad, mad, […]

A Valentine’s Day Treat: Two Short Stories

A Valentine’s Day Treat: Two Short Stories by Sam Mariano My rating: 5 of 5 stars More of my favorite characters? Happy Valentine’s Day, indeed! What a great gift to her readers to have more of our favorite characters, especially Mateo, Rafe, and Sebastian. These men. Oh, my. We couldn’t get enough, so she responded […]

The Last Boss’ Daughter

The Last Boss’ Daughter by Sam Mariano My rating: 5 of 5 stars Fast-paced I love the change-up here from the traditional forced-marriage trope (which I love, btw). Usually I see it where they eventually fall in love. Awww. Well, Sam said NOT this time, readers!The love interest is someone else entirely. Someone dark. And […]

Untouchable

Untouchable by Sam Mariano My rating: 5 of 5 stars DARK romance Wow… this turned out to be quite different than I anticipated. In a GOOD way.I had read a few reviews, so I expected dark. But this started out REALLY dark. Still, throughout the story the author did an excellent job of building out […]

Submitting in Vegas (Vegas Morellis #3)

Submitting in Vegas by Sam Mariano My rating: 5 of 5 stars She did it again! Dang it, I love this series!I love the characters in this book. I love the sass, the dry/deadpan humor. The interactions between the different parts of the family. I love the inclusion of our old favorites, the Chicago Morellis. […]

Sinning in Vegas (Vegas Morellis #2)

Sinning in Vegas by Sam Mariano My rating: 5 of 5 stars LOVE. I can’t get enough of these Morellis! This is the 10th Morelli book I’ve read (counting Entrapment), and I wish there were at least 10 more!I love these characters. I love where this book took the story. I love the tug-of-war between […]

Staying in Vegas (Vegas Morellis #1)

Staying in Vegas by Sam Mariano My rating: 5 of 5 stars Oh my- the suspenseful ending is STRONG with this one! Can hardly get this review out from the anticipation of digging into the next book!I liked that this book picked up right after the Morelli series, which I just finished. You could read […]