The Curious Heart of Ailsa Rae by Stephanie Butland – Review

The Curious Heart of Ailsa RaeThe Curious Heart of Ailsa Rae by Stephanie Butland – Ailsa Rae is learning how to live. She’s only a few months past the heart transplant that – just in time – saved her life. Life should be a joyful adventure. But . . .

Her relationship with her mother is at breaking point. She knows she needs to find her father.
She’s missed so much that her friends have left her behind. She’s felt so helpless for so long that she’s let polls on her blog make her decisions for her. And now she barely knows where to start on her own. Continue reading

Once Upon a Cowboy Christmas by Soraya M. Lane – Review

Once Upon a Cowboy Christmas (River Ranch, #3)Once Upon a Cowboy Christmas (River Ranch #3) by Soraya M. Lane – Billionaires, cowboys, and romance collide during the holidays in this next book in the River Ranch series! It’s the most wonderful time of the year at the Ford family ranch. Will one cowboy’s homecoming be the greatest gift of all?

He left town and never looked back. Cody Ford is a Wall Street honcho with humble Texas roots. This holiday season, he’d be content to just stay in New York and not face his family―and dodge their questions about when and with whom he plans to settle down. . .and if he will do so back at home. But his father isn’t getting any younger, and Cody doesn’t want to miss any last chances to see him and the rest of the folks back on the ranch. The last person Cody was expecting to see? His one-time girlfriend, Lexi Murphy, who’s been working as his dad’s new live-in nurse. Continue reading

The Orchid Throne: Forgotten Empires #1 by Jeffe Kennedy – Review

The Orchid Throne (Forgotten Empires, #1)The Orchid Throne (Forgotten Empires #1) by Jeffe Kennedy – Welcome to the world of Forgotten Empires from award winning author Jeffe Kennedy that begins with The Orchid Throne.

A PRISONER OF FATE

As Queen of the island kingdom of Calanthe, Euthalia will do anything to keep her people free—and her secrets safe—from the mad tyrant who rules the mainland. Guided by a magic ring of her father’s, Lia plays the political game with the cronies the emperor sends to her island. In her heart, she knows that it’s up to her to save herself from her fate as the emperor’s bride. But in her dreams, she sees a man, one with the power to build a better world—a man whose spirit is as strong, and whose passion is as fierce as her own… Continue reading

Cold Heart, Warm Cowboy (Cold River Ranch #2) by Caitlin Crews – Review

Cold Heart, Warm Cowboy (Cold River Ranch, #2)Cold Heart, Warm Cowboy (Cold River Ranch #2) by Caitlin Crews –  A game of pretend with the highest stakes of all in the latest novel of breathtaking romance from USA Today bestselling author Caitlin Crews

Ty Everett ran off to the rodeo when he turned eighteen and has been riding bulls ever since…until his last fall causes partial amnesia and he must return to Cold River Ranch to figure out what comes next. But how can he pick his next move when he can’t remember how he got here in the first place–much less the beautiful woman who appears at the ranch, claims she knows him, and warms his cold heart for the first time since he woke up in the hospital? Continue reading