Tag: Vintage

Review: Marriage Meltdown by Emma Darcy

Review: Marriage Meltdown by Emma DarcyMarriage Meltdown by Charlotte Lamb My rating: 4 of 5 stars I never thought I would enjoy the “marriage in peril” trope. You know, the one where hero/heroine are in a troubled marriage and they go through some stuff and rediscover they’re made for each other, so there’s lots of “whoa, we’ve never done it... Read More »

Review: Abduction

Review: AbductionAbduction by Charlotte Lamb My rating: 2 of 5 stars I have never come across a heroine in a contemporary romance novel so broken and weak that I don’t want her to end up with anyone at all. That the only happy ending I want for her is a safe place in a high-walled, gated... Read More »

Harlequin Presents: Heartbreaker by Charlotte Lamb

Harlequin Presents: Heartbreaker by Charlotte LambPoor, poor Caroline Storr. For years, she suffered through a physically abusive marriage with an alcoholic, afraid to ask for help because she lived in a small town and the scandal would have killed her mother-in-law. But when Peter starts hitting her little girl, Kelly, Caroline decides she’s had enough and whisks herself and her... Read More »

An Eagle Swooped by Anne Hampson

An Eagle Swooped by Anne HampsonTessa had loved Paul Demetrius from the start, but from the moment she introduced him to her beautiful sister Lucinda he had had eyes for no one else. At last, unable to bear seeing the two of them together, Tessa had gone away. Now, two years later, she was home again, expecting to hear that... Read More »

The Mistress of the Groom by Susan Napier

The Mistress of the Groom by Susan NapierGrade: B+ Oh, man. I haven’t read a Harlequin Presents since… what, the 7th grade? The first thing I noticed when I picked up this book by Susan Napier is… HOLY SHIT, IS THAT ADAM SANDLER ON THE FRONT COVER? Dude, look at the picture below and tell me that’s not Adam Sandler chewing on... Read More »