The Wall of Winnipeg and Me

The Wall of Winnipeg and Me by Mariana Zapata My rating: 5 of 5 stars Swoon Loved it. Looooved it. I loved the characters. I loved the attention to detail in crafting Aiden’s personality, and his interactions with others. His reactions to things. There was a particular part in the book where Vanessa, right or […]

Slaughter

Slaughter by Shantel Tessier My rating: 5 of 5 stars Excellent, but darker than dark Okay, let’s start with a disclaimer here: this book, while great, is darker than dark. Trigger warning- physical abuse, slavery, non-consensual bondage/sadism, and non-consent (nothing “dubious” about it). Now that we have that out of the way, on to the […]

The Bad Guy

The Bad Guy by Celia Aaron My rating: 4 of 5 stars An easy and enjoyable read This was my first read by this author. Often I struggle with standalone books after getting so used to the character/story development afforded by a series, but this book did it well. There wasn’t an exorbitant amount of […]

The Benefits of Bad Decisions

The Benefits of Bad Decisions by Lisa Suzanne My rating: 5 of 5 stars Holy wow- I did NOT see that twist coming. And let me tell you- I ALWAYS see them coming. So bravo, Lisa Suzanne- you got me!This was my first read from this author, but I definitely see myself reading the other […]

Bennett Mafia

Bennett Mafia by Tijan My rating: 5 of 5 stars Sexy and suspenseful This was my first Tijan read, and I was pleasantly surprised. I loved the family aspect with the multiple siblings, especially since several were brothers. A handful of hot mafia brothers? Nothing wrong with that!I loved the suspenseful component, and loved that […]

Matteo: A Dark Mafia Hate Story

Matteo: A Dark Mafia Hate Story by Ginger Talbot My rating: 4 of 5 stars A hard read Wow- this was a hard one to finish. Part of the way through I was already composing my angry incredulous review in my head. I was tempted to quit, honestly. But I stuck it out until the […]