Category: Reviews by Stephanie

#ReleaseBlitz ~~ Until May by Aurora Rose Reynolds

Rating:   Title: Until May Series: Until Her #7 Author: Aurora Rose Reynolds Genre: Contemporary Romance Release Date: June 21, 2022 Stephanie’s 4.5 Blush Review Another fun and romantic poolside read by Aurora Rose Reynolds! Until May has everything I love about the “Until” Series; hot, sexy alpha males, intelligent females, chemistry, and lots of steam. Until May is the second generation of the “Until” series ~ Until Him/Until Her. The stories are interconnected but can be read as a standalone. I am a huge fan of the series. In the first generation, we learn about the famous “boom!” A moment where the Mayson men meet their...

Review ~~ Their Reign – The Rite Trilogy #3 by Natasha Knight & A. Zavarelli

Rating: Title: Their Reign Series: The Rite Trilogy #3 Authors: Natasha Knight & A. Zavarelli Genre: Dark Romance Release Date: June 21, 2022 Stephanie’s 5 Blush Review Finally! The Rite Trilogy is complete! Their Rein wraps up Judge Lawson Montgomery & Mercedes De La Rosa’s story. Filled with twists and unexpected turns, it did not disappoint. Judge can still be a jerk, and even a bit cruel. He must come to terms with his emotions and face the fact that he is and has been in love with Mercedes. She is not merely something to me. She is everything. Judge and Mercedes have so much in...

Release Blitz & Review ~~ 𝐓𝐫𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐧 & 𝐈𝐬𝐚𝐛𝐞𝐥: 𝐀𝐩𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝟏𝟏𝐅 𝐛𝐲 𝐀𝐥𝐲 𝐒𝐭𝐢𝐥𝐞𝐬

Rating: 𝐓𝐫𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐧 & 𝐈𝐬𝐚𝐛𝐞𝐥: 𝐀𝐩𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝟏𝟏𝐅 𝐛𝐲 𝐀𝐥𝐲 𝐒𝐭𝐢𝐥𝐞𝐬 𝐢𝐬 𝐋𝐈𝐕𝐄 𝐄𝐀𝐑𝐋𝐘 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐅𝐑𝐄𝐄 𝐭𝐨 𝐝𝐨𝐰𝐧𝐥𝐨𝐚𝐝 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐊𝐢𝐧𝐝𝐥𝐞 𝐔𝐧𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐢𝐭𝐞𝐝! Stephanie’s 4 Blush Review  Tristan & Isabel: Apartment 11F is book #3 in the Wreck You series. It is a stand-alone and most definitely the darkest tone so far in the series. The content is much heavier, much deeper. Tristian’s story is emotional and heart-wrenching. Aly Stiles pulled out all of the emotions. How can someone look so stunning and tragic at the same time? All is not doom and gloom. Tristan and Isabel’s story comes full circle. I loved Isabel’s heart and...

Release Blits Review~~ Her Rebellion by A. Zavarelli & Natasha Knight

Rating: Title: Her Rebellion Series: The Rite Trilogy #2 Authors: Natasha Knight & A. Zavarelli Genre: Dark Romance Release Date: May 24, 2022 Stephanie’s 4.5 Blush Review **Possible spoilers if you have not read His Rule** We all have a monster inside of us. Her Rebellion resumes where His Rule left off. Intense and heart pounding. The journey of Lawson “Judge” Montgomery and Mercedes De La Rosa is filled with passion, chemistry, betrayal and much more! The content is much darker. Their story continues to evolve as Mercedes truly starts to find herself and feel remorse for her past actions. But all is...

#FiveBlushRead #ReviewBlitz ~~ June First by Jennifer Hartmann

Rating: 🌈 💓 𝗡𝗢𝗪 𝗔𝗩𝗔𝗜𝗟𝗔𝗕𝗟𝗘 💓 🌈 𝗝𝘂𝗻𝗲 𝗙𝗶𝗿𝘀𝘁 by USA Today bestselling author Jennifer Hartmann is LIVE and FREE in Kindle Unlimited! Don’t miss this angsty, forbidden standalone! ONE-CLICK: https://amzn.to/3wlhNrR Christina’s 5 Blush Review  Jennifer Hartmann has become a must-read for me. June First solidified my fandom for life. This book was so so good. It’s one of the best books I’ve read this year.June First isn’t a romance. It’s a love story. Parts of it appear romantic but at its core, this is a love story. What makes it so captivating is that it is forbidden, but in...

Release Blitz & Review ~~ HIS RULE (The Rite Trilogy Book 1) by A. Zavarelli and Natasha Knight

Rating:   HIS RULE (The Rite Trilogy Book 1) by A. Zavarelli and Natasha Knight Release Date: April 26th Genre: Dark Mafia Romance/Secret Society/Captive Romance Stephanie’s 5 Blush Review  Wow! Ashleigh Zavarelli and Natasha Knight pull out all of the stops in His Rule. The journey, the slow burn, hurts sooo good. An enchanting, dark and twisted story. Filled with secret societies, mystery and wild desires. Be warned – it ends on a cliff. One I happily dove off of. There is no cure for a broken spirit. Mercedes and Judge clash as he is entrusted with her care following...

Blog Tour & Five Blush Review ~~ Beauty and the Baller by Ilsa Madden Mills

Rating: “A sexy, fun romance from an author who always delivers.” —Kirkus Reviews Beauty and the Baller, an all-new moving and smoking hot fake relationship standalone romance from Wall Street Journal bestselling author Ilsa Madden-Mills is available now!   Stephanie’s 5 Blush Review Beauty and the Baller is funny and romantic. It will pull you in and have you laughing out loud! I really loved everything about it. Ronan Smith is a former NFL quarterback who is now a high school football coach in Blue Belle, Texas. He is smart and generous, but his past has left him heartbroken and full...

Review ~~ Bad Boss by Michelle A. Valentine

Rating: Stephanie’s 4 Blush Review Bad Boss is a fast, fun, and sexy read! I read it in one sitting!  Dominic Deluca is the broody, possessive, alpha male that we love! Fiona James is a serious med student. She can be shy at times but is sweet and beautiful. Fiona’s circumstances bring them together – with Dominic as her boss and things heat up! Bad Boss has all the things we love above romance. Insta lust morphs into love. Hot and steamy times. Tattooed, possessive hero. This fast-paced romance will leave you smiling as you read “The End.”   AVAILABLE...

Release Blitz & Review ~~ Prodigal son by Jay Crownover

Rating: PRODIGAL SON (The Forever Marked Series Book 2) by Jay Crownover Release Date: January 12th Genre/Tropes: Single Dad Romance/Childhood Friends-to-Lovers/Destined Lovers Stephanie’s 4 Blush Review Jay Crownover invites us back to the world of the next generation of the Marked Men with careful and thoughtful words about mental health issues, suicide, and loss. A “trigger” warning of sorts. I was not expecting this! Prodigal Son, book #2 of The Forever Marked series unfolded into a heartwarming/heart-wrenching, emotional story of love, loss and so much more. Remy Archer is the life of the party. She is fun and loud. While all of her life...

Kingdom Come by Aleatha Romig

Rating: Release Date: November 16 Stephanie’s 4 Blush Review Another great Underworld Kings story is told! Aleatha Romig brings her own special storytelling to the table. The complicated twists and multiple turns will leave you pulling at your hair. Calculated, descriptive and heart stopping. So much detail! I preferred action. I craved control. I desired power. Welcome to the Kingdom of two families. Each powerful with some dealings that are legal and others that you don’t want to know about! Corruption, imports, exports and other underworld activities. At times the story feels heavy – and then there is a scene that had...