Category: Reviews


Review: Werewolves Be Damned by Stacey Kennedy

Posted 17 April, 2013 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: Werewolves Be Damned by Stacey Kennedy

Stacey Kennedy has created an intriguing world of supernaturals and magic that keeps you guessing and leaves you craving more! Nexi Jones’ normal life comes to a screeching halt the night her adopted family is slaughtered by werewolves. She is reunited with her birth father and learns that she’s no ordinary human that same night. Born of two supernaturals, Nexi is half-witch and half-guardian, the only one in existence. For this very reason she’s been hidden from the supernatural Otherworld […]


Review: The Gravedigger’s Brawl by Abigail Roux

Review: The Gravedigger’s Brawl by Abigail Roux

A fun, flirty and spooky romance that kept me on edge from beginning to end! THE GRAVEDIGGER’S BRAWL is one of those books that reels you in with its eerie charm and alluring characters. I’m a sucker for a good mystery, especially if it involves the supernatural and this story has all that plus the creepy factor in spades. While the story drew me in with suspense, it’s the characters and their blossoming romance that became the real star of […]


Cocktail Society Book Club Review: Wicked as They Come by Delilah S. Dawson

Cocktail Society Book Club Review: Wicked as They Come by Delilah S. Dawson

Every month the ladies of the Cocktail Society Book Club (on Goodreads) select a read to review and discuss on the first Wednesday of each month. The host that month also choses a fabulous cocktail that compliments the book to go along with her review. Book of the month: This month’s book is Wicked as They Come by Delilah S. Dawson and is hosted by Jennifer @ The Book Nympho. Her cocktail of choice: Your favorite red wine.   Cocktail of the Month: Red Wine (My […]


Review: Grave Intentions by Lori Sjoberg

Posted 29 March, 2013 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: Grave Intentions by Lori Sjoberg

A sweet and softer side to the dark Grim Reaper! David Anderson was a soldier on the battlefield on the verge of death when Fate intervened, making him immortal to serve Death himself as a Grim Reaper. David is destined to usher lost souls to the after life to atone for his past mistakes. The life of a reaper has finally taken its toll on him, leaving him broken and jaded, until he meets his neighbor Sarah Griffith, a scientist […]


Review: Masquerade by Felicity Heaton

Posted 28 March, 2013 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: Masquerade by Felicity Heaton

Action packed and filled with sexiness! As Vampires of the Venia bloodline, Captains Sophis and Vivek were virtually inseparable, until their enemy’s thirst for power left Sophis on the verge of death and her friendship with Vivek severed. When they learn their enemies are plotting an attack against all of the pure vampire bloodlines, Sophis and Vivek must come together to protect their race. The two are adamant about working together and when old wounds and feelings resurface, Sophis and […]


Early Review: Flirting Under a Full Moon by Ashlyn Chase

Early Review: Flirting Under a Full Moon by Ashlyn Chase

Welcome to Boston Uncommon…the bar where everybody knows you’re supe!   Brandee Hanson is an aspiring photographer working as a waitress at a local bar, Boston Uncommon. She’s recently recovering from a bad breakup and has sworn off men for the time being. Brandee hasn’t had much luck with men and is shocked when the bar’s resident psychic, Sadie, reveals the next man to walk through the doors of the establishment will be her true love. When the infamous ladies […]


Review: Winterblaze by Kristen Callihan

Posted 24 March, 2013 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 3 Comments
Review: Winterblaze by Kristen Callihan

Ms. Callihan has delivered another beautifully written story of sacrifice, intrigue and unequivocal love! The Darkest London series continues its brilliantly written, gothic supernatural world in WINTERBLAZE. Kristen Callihan has a way of reinventing her world to fit her characters with each new book that is truly special. WINTERBLAZE stands out as the most unique of the stories when it comes to romance, due to the existing relationship between the hero and heroine. Because the couple is already married, the […]


Review: On Every Street by Karina Halle

Posted 19 March, 2013 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: On Every Street by Karina Halle

Betrayal and heartbreak go hand in hand in this dark and treacherous world Karina Halle created, but I never expected to be left with my heart in pieces by the book’s end…Damn you Javier, I should hate you but I can’t just yet… ON EVERY STREET is the story Ellie Watt, a broken young woman who grew up to be a con artist like her parents and is hellbent on getting revenge from Travis, the man who scarred her when […]


Mini Review: Her Sweetest Downfall by Rebecca Hamilton

Mini Review: Her Sweetest Downfall by Rebecca Hamilton

A great introduction to a new paranormal world I definitely will be revisiting! Her Sweetest Downfall is set in Regency England, in a paranormal world of shifters, fae and immortal elementals called Cruor (who share common traits with vampires). The story introduces us to Ophelia, a ladies maid who discovers a strange mark of an ouroboros on her neck that she desperately tries to conceal, fearing persecution. Shortly after, Ophelia meets Ethan, a mysterious man who changes her life forever. When she […]


Review: Moonglow by Kristen Callihan

Posted 13 March, 2013 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 4 Comments
Review: Moonglow by Kristen Callihan

The fearless Daisy and sly and sexy Ian won me over with ever turn of the page! After putting up with an insufferable husband, recently widowed Daisy Ellis Craigmore is ready to embrace her new freedom. To celebrate her new life, Daisy attends a party, planning to enjoy herself and hopefully end the night in the arms of a gentleman. Unfortunately for Daisy, her celebration soon turns into a nightmare when she witnesses a brutal werewolf attack that leaves her […]


Cocktail Society Book Club Review: Angel’s Ink by Jocelynn Drake

Cocktail Society Book Club Review: Angel’s Ink by Jocelynn Drake

Every month the ladies of the Cocktail Society Book Club (on Goodreads) select a read to review and discuss on the first Wednesday of each month. The host that month also choses a fabulous cocktail that compliments the book to go along with her review. This month’s book is Angel’s Ink by Jocelynn Drake and I’m super excited to be hosting! Angel’s Ink is the first book in the Asylum Tales series. It’s a dark and gritty supernatural world with imperfect characters, […]


Review: Bewitch by Felicity Heaton

Posted 23 February, 2013 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: Bewitch by Felicity Heaton

Ms. Heaton’s talent for a scorchingly sexy read with multi-faceted characters is undeniable! The latest installment of the Vampire Erotic Theatre Romance series follows the newest member of the theater, vampire and bad boy, Payne. He was first introduced in Enslave, when he revealed his long kept secret, that he’s part incubus. Usually a loner, Payne has found a family among the vampires in the theater. When he’s asked to help his friend Andreu and his mate by venturing into […]


Review: The Cat’s Meow by Stacey Kennedy

Posted 19 February, 2013 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: The Cat’s Meow by Stacey Kennedy

A fun and sexy urban fantasy mystery! This is another great addition to Stacey Kennedy’s fun and flirty supernatural world! THE CAT’S MEOW is  more than just a pretty cover, it’s an entertaining, fast paced read with a few twist and turns and some sassy characters. The world of witches and warlocks depicted in this story is quite unique and keeps you turning the pages to learn more. Enchantress Libby is investigating a string of recent feline sacrifices when her […]


Review: I Kissed a Dog by Carol Van Atta

Posted 12 February, 2013 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 3 Comments
Review: I Kissed a Dog by Carol Van Atta

Werewolves, vampires and villains…oh my! Love the fresh take the author brings to the werewolf myth…a definite must read for lovers of the furry and fanged! When I first read the title of this book I thought it was going to be one of those humorous paranormal romance books, but to my surprise it was so much more! Chloe Carpenter has always been a bit accident prone and had her fair share of near death experiences, one in particular has […]