2 stars · Contemporary · Romance · Royal

Royally Roma (The Royals, #1)

★★ By Teri Wilson In this charming, modern retelling of the classic Audrey Hepburn film Roman Holiday, a royal prince tries to escape his hectic and rigid life and ends up leading a young graduate student on a chase through the Eternal City. Julia Costa is too busy trying to complete her PhD while also… Continue reading Royally Roma (The Royals, #1)

2 stars · Contemporary · Mystery · St. Martin's Press

Murder on Brittany Shores (Commissaire Dupin, #2)

★★ By Jean-Luc Bannalec Ten miles off the coast of Brittany lie the fabled Glénan Islands. Boasting sparkling white sands and crystal-clear waters, they seem perfectly idyllic, until one day in May, three bodies wash up on shore. At first glance the deaths appear accidental, but as the identities of the victims come to light,… Continue reading Murder on Brittany Shores (Commissaire Dupin, #2)

2 stars · Erotica · Random House Publishing Group - Loveswept · Regency · Romance

Ravishing Ruby (Bound and Determined, #3)

★★ By Lavinia Kent Emma Scanton’s grandfather wants her to marry. Though he means well, he has no idea that his sweet, shy granddaughter leads a double life as the proprietress of Madame Rouge’s. “Ruby” doesn’t mean to disappoint her family—in fact, there’s quite a bit about the job she would gladly leave behind—but she… Continue reading Ravishing Ruby (Bound and Determined, #3)

2 stars · Contemporary · Harlequin · Millionaire · Romance

The Billionaire’s Intern (The Forbidden Series)

★★ By Maisey Yates For Logan Black, Jaiven Rodriguez and Zair al Ruyi, New York is spread out before them like the Garden of Eden…and no one knows the sweet taste of forbidden fruit better than America’s most ruthless billionaires! Jaded, cynical, with a darkness that threatens to consume them whole, they think they’ve seen… Continue reading The Billionaire’s Intern (The Forbidden Series)

2 stars · Historical · Intrepid Reads · Regency · Romance

The Major’s Faux Fiancee (The Dukes of War #4)

★★ By Erica Ridley When Major Bartholomew Blackpool learns the girl-next-door from his childhood will be forced into an unwanted marriage, he returns home to play her pretend beau. He figures now that he’s missing a leg, a faux fiancée is the best an ex-soldier can get. He admires her pluck, but the lady deserves… Continue reading The Major’s Faux Fiancee (The Dukes of War #4)

2 stars · Kensington Books · Regency

The Daring Exploits of a Runaway Heiress (Millworth Manor, #5)

★★ By Victoria Alexander To Do: Swim naked in the moonlight Play in a high stakes card game Ride an elephant Be painted sans clothing. Take a lover… Lucy Merryweather has inherited a fortune—and her great-aunt’s list of unfulfilled wishes. What better way to honor her memory than by accomplishing as many of them as… Continue reading The Daring Exploits of a Runaway Heiress (Millworth Manor, #5)

2 stars · Contemporary · Entangled Publishing · Romance

Tucked Away

★★ By Jennie Marts Sometimes you find what you need in the most unlikely places… Charlie Ryan’s cheating fiancé left her with a broken heart and even broker bank account. She’s hit rock bottom, but everything is about to change. Suddenly, she’s inherited a Montana farm named Tucked Away from a grandmother she never knew… Continue reading Tucked Away