Tag: Reading

Mine Till Midnight by Lisa Kleypas

  The Good: Cam Rohan – can a writer bring to life a sexier alpha male protagonist?!? This guy is HOT!!!  Rich.  Clever.  Perceptive.  Considerate.  In control.  Suave.  The list is endless… Introduction to the Hathaway clan is superbly handled by Ms.Kleypas – it…

A Romance Novel About Marriage?

The idea about a novel which focuses on the romantic aspects of marriage intrigues me. Ok, stop laughing.  I realize romantic marriage is almost an oxymoron. As I enter my 40s and my 10th year of marriage, with 2 children (how’s that for stats…

Romance is Unrealistic?

(image courtesy: http://www.tabletmag.com) One of the reasons people cite for disliking romance is that it creates false expectations about love and falling in love. Not every relationship ends with happily ever after.  Not every man has rippling muscles exposed through a deep v-neck shirt,…

Review: The Seduction of Lady Phoebe

The Good:  This book abides by all rules of Regency.  You will learn about the complexities of the era and then some.  It is truly remarkable how well Ella Quinn weaves the strict social conventions of the Regency era into an intriguing love story. I…

%d bloggers like this:
%d bloggers like this:
%d bloggers like this:
%d bloggers like this: