January Wrap-Up

monthly wrap-up

Here’s a quick breakdown of all the books I reviewed in January, separated out by rating.  It was, as you can see, a pretty darn good month!


The Ones Who Got Away coverThe Wolf at the Door

  • The Ones Who Got Away (The Ones Who Got Away #1) by Roni Loren – ALL THE FEELS (January 1)
  • The Wolf at the Door (Big Bad Wolf #1) by Charlie Adhara – Police procedural thriller mixed with m/m paranormal romance.  Excellent! (January 31)


Death Below Stairs coverThe BreederRobots vs FairiesTappedLove on the Tracks

  • Death Below Stairs (Kat Holloway Mysteries #1) by Jennifer Ashley  –  Cozy historical mystery with romantic elements (January 1)
  • The Breeder by Lynne Silver – Fun, quick and sexy sci-fi novella (January 6)
  • Robots vs Fairies anthology – Stories about fairies, robots and unholy mixes of the two (January 7)
  • Tapped by Cora Cade – Short, steamy fun, with a plus-size heroine (January 8)
  • Love on the Tracks (Snow & Ice Games #1) by Tamsen Parker – Steamy sports romance, with a side of musician (January 9)

Deadly Sweet coverSeduction on the SlopesBreatheA Seal's HonorA Curious Beginning

  • Deadly Sweet (The Spellwork Syndicate #1) by Lola Dodge – Sweet YA – lots of fun, lots of baking magic (January 11)
  • Seduction on the Slopes (Snow & Ice Games #2) – Tamsen Parker – Sexy and addictive m/m (January 11)
  • Breathe by Kimberley Ash – Delightfully fun and sexy (January 15)
  • A SEAL’s Honor (Military Match #3) by JM Stewart – Best friend’s little sister and commitment-phobe tropes!(January 16)
  • A Curious Beginning (Veronica Speedwell #1) by Deanna Raybourn – Delightful, witty, meaty mystery (January 17)

Crazy LoveSmoothHeartShipHeartOnBittersweet Bride

  • Crazy Love by Kendra C. Highley – Sweet, heartwarming sports romance (January 21)
  • Smooth (Love Story #10) by Tracy Ewens – Slow-burn friends-to-lovers romance (January 22)
  • HeartShip (Full Hearts #1) by Amy Jo Cousins – Sweet and enjoyable! (January 24)
  • HeartOn (Full Hearts #2) by Amy Jo Cousins – Pleasantly sweet and utterly hilarious (and HOT!) (January 25)
  • The Bittersweet Bride (Advertisements for Love #1) by Vanessa Riley – Second-chance romance with well-drawn back story and lots of conflict (January 28)

A Scandal in ScandinaviaHowl for ItDead EyeAdulthood Is a Myth

  • A Scandal in Scandinavia (Capital Kisses #1.5) by Kelly Maher – Felt too short, but enjoyable (January 29)
  • Howl for It by Cynthia Eden and Shelly Laurenston – Fun duo of shifter romances (January 29)
  • Dead Eye (Tiger’s Eye Mystery #1) by Alyssa Day – Cozy mystery mixed with paranormal romance (January 30)
  • Adulthood Is a Myth (Sarah’s Scribbles #1) by Sarah Andersen – Hilarious graphic novel (January 30)


The RussianA Meddle of WizardsBe My ValentineBlood and SandDon't Rush Me

  • The Russian by Renee Rose – Quick but sexy novella (January 2)
  • A Meddle of Wizards by Alexnadra Rushe – Quirky fantasy with fantastic world building (January 5)
  • Be My Valentine (McClendon Holiday #4) by Sean D. Young – Cute and sweet, but problematic for me (January 14)
  • Blood and Sand by C.V. Wrk – YA historical with a smart and fierce heroine (January 19)
  • Don’t Rush Me (Nora Jacobs #1) by Jackie May – Decent first entry in a new PNR series (January 24)

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