#BookReview: I Have Never by Camilla Isley

I Have Never by Camilla Isley Genre: Contemporary RomancePublisher:  Pink Bloom PressBook Release Date: July 13, 2017My Review: ★★★★ I feel like I had some mixed feelings throughout this book as I was reading it.  I feel like it started out pretty strong. The very beginning was like a really good one-two-punch kind of thing, like it came… Read More

#BookReview: Second Nature by Nora Roberts

Second Nature by Nora Roberts Genre: Contemporary RomancePublisher: Silhouette Special ReleasesBook Release Date: Reissue Edition January 14, 2019My Review: ★★★★ This was a cute, enjoyable story – short and sweet. Even though it was originally published in 1985, it didn’t feel dated, other than the guy smoking indoors. 🙂 I felt everything was still relevant… Read More

#BookReview: Josh and Hazel’s Guide to Not Dating by Christina Lauren

Josh and Hazel’s Guide to Note Dating by Christina Lauren Genre: Contemporary RomancePublisher: Gallery Books (Simon and Schuster)Book Release Date: September 4, 2018My Review: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Every Christina Lauren book I read, I think I like better than the last. I’ve only just come into reading this author, or rather these authors writing under one pen name,… Read More

#BookReview: Sex, Not Love by Vi Keeland

Sex, Not Love by Vi Keeland Genre: Contemporary RomancePublisher: Independently PublishedBook Release Date: January 13, 2018My Review: ⭐⭐⭐ 3.5 starsI liked the story. I liked the Hero. But there were some issues I couldn’t get past, mostly to do with the heroine of the story, Natalia. I keep referring to her as What’s her name; I… Read More

#BookReview: Art of Sin by L.M. Halloran

Art of Sin by L.M. Halloran Genre: Contemporary RomancePublisher: Independently PublishedBook Release Date: March 7, 2019My Review: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Why I love reading LM Halloran books… I know I can always count on a well-written story that is going to chew me up and spit me out. This one definitely did that. I read this book over… Read More

#TBR March 2019

What ya reading this month? It’s going to be a fun month for me, indeed. I’m following a few different book clubs, including one of my own, last month’s Hello Sunshine book club pick (which is also my local book club pick for this month), and the Books With Friends Book Club run by Books… Read More

February 2019 Wrap-Up | Nerding Out With Nicky

I feel like February slipped right on by me without me even knowing. But that’s probably because I read so many fun, awesome books! Would you believe I read 15 books for the month of February? I swear, in 2018 I wasn’t sure I’d even squeak by with my goal of 50 books for the… Read More

Romance #Readathon Weekend Recommendations (Feb 16-18)

This coming up weekend, February 16-18, 2019, is a Romance Readathon hosted by romancebooks.blog. Actually, the readathon lasts all month, but this coming weekend is the big read-all-day-all-weekend push, which is pretty exciting, if you ask me! I love to have excuses to shut out the world and get lost in a bunch of books.… Read More

#BookReview: Birthday Suit by Lauren Blakely

Birthday Suit by Lauren Blakely Genre:  Contemporary Romance/Romantic ComedyPublisher: Little Dog PressBook Release Date: January 17, 2019My Review: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ What a fun audiobook to listen to! This was a new experience for me. I’ve of course listened to duet narration before, which is also a lot of fun, but this had a different and unique voice for… Read More

#BookReview: The Genius by Elin Peer

The Genius by Elin Peer Genre:  Contemporary RomancePublisher: Independently PublishedBook Release Date: June 21, 2018My Review: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Every one of these books are so good. There’s so much I love about this series, starting with the characters and their distinct personalities, the polarizing views and the clash of bringing them together in such an explosive way. This… Read More