Review: Nightshifted by Cassie Alexander

Review: Nightshifted by Cassie Alexander

A fantastic new addition to urban fantasy with an imperfect but exceptional heroine. Edie’s job will make your work day feel like a breeze! When Edie Spence became a nurse she never imagined working at County Hospital’s Y4, a special secret wing that treats supernaturals and that she’d have to make a deal with beings called Shadows, in order to save her drug addicted brother’s life. When she loses her recent patient Mr. November due to her own negligence, Edie […]


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: 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 […]


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, […]


Ghost Hunter Mystery Series Read-A-Long: What’s a Ghoul to Do? by Victoria Laurie {Review & Discussion}

Posted 8 February, 2013 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 2 Comments
Ghost Hunter Mystery Series Read-A-Long: What’s a Ghoul to Do? by Victoria Laurie {Review & Discussion}

Welcome to the first Ghost Hunter Mystery Read-A-Long discussion where we’ll be talking about the first book in the series, What’s a Ghoul to Do? Today I’ll be sharing my review and my co-host Jennifer The Book Nympho will be hosting the discussion. If you’ve read the book or plan to in the future, head on over to join the discussion hosted by The Book Nympho this month HERE. Feel free to leave your comments as well, we’d love to hear […]


Mini Review: Leashing the Tempest by Jenn Bennett

Mini Review: Leashing the Tempest by Jenn Bennett

  A fun but short story that reminds me why I fell in love with the series! In this mini-installment of the series, Cady and Lon attempt to test his son Jupe’s newly discovered knack of persuasion on Cady’s business partner and friend, Kar Yee. What was supposed to be a fun and relaxing afternoon on the sea soon turns into an unexpected adventure filled with plenty of mystery and mermaids. Ms. Bennett doesn’t fail to impress you with her […]


Cocktail Society Book Club Review: A Blood Seduction by Pamela Palmer

Posted 3 January, 2013 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 1 Comment
Cocktail Society Book Club Review: A Blood Seduction by Pamela Palmer

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 selection is A Blood Seduction by Pamela Palmer and is hosted by Laura @ Little Read Riding Hood. Her cocktail of choice: Chick Beer…how fabulous is that name, right? Be sure to stop […]


Review: Hellsbane by Paige Cuccaro

Posted 27 March, 2012 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: Hellsbane by Paige Cuccaro

Emma Jane Hellsbane could easily be Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s counterpart minus the vampires! Never truly fitting in has always been part of Emma’s life. As an intuitive, she makes her living as a psychic and tries to keep to herself. Her world is turned upside down when her old high school crush, Tommy St. James, shows up at her doorstep seeking refuge from a demon. Emma doesn’t know what to think but gets all the proof she needs when […]


Review: Holiday Bound by Beth Kery

Posted 26 December, 2011 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: Holiday Bound by Beth Kery

The perfect read to heat up your holidays! When Angeline is invited by her (older) boyfriend Mitch Carradine on a weekend trip to his son’s ski resort, she gladly accepts, with hopes of taking their relationship to the next level. On her way there, she becomes stranded due to a massive blizzard and is rescued by none other than the handsomely rugged Alex, Mitch’s son. With nowhere to go, Angeline is faced with spending her long awaited Christmas weekend, with a sexy […]


Review: My Life As A White Trash Zombie by Diana Rowland

Posted 27 August, 2011 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 5 Comments
Review: My Life As A White Trash Zombie by Diana Rowland

Left me hungry for more! When Angel Crawford wakes up in a hospital asking about the accident she was in, the nurses and doctors tell her she overdosed on pain killers and nothing more, just another typical day in her crappy life. With no solid recollection of the previous night’s events, Angel is determined to get out of the hospital and try to remember what exactly happened. Just before she decides to make her escape, a nurse hands her a […]


Mini Review: A Knight to Remember by Karin Tabke

Mini Review: A Knight to Remember by Karin Tabke

A passionate and romantic medieval tale of Cinderella! Mercy, a young woman that has been promised to an abbey of nuns by her father, returns home for her older sister’s betrothal to Prince Rhodri of Dinefwr. When she stumbles upon an injured stranger near the beach who cannot remember who he is, Mercy takes him to a secluded cave to nurse him back to health. She sneaks out every chance she gets and tends to the handsome shipwrecked stranger, until […]


Review: Lover Unleashed by J.R. Ward

Review: Lover Unleashed by J.R. Ward

Definitely worth the wait!! Payne and Manny are perfect together, their relationship is another great story in this captivating series…but I must say this book made me fall in love with with V all over again! The main story lines are so enthralling I found myself reading on even when my eyes begged me to sleep! Payne’s character and personality was definitely not what I expected. When I was first introduced to her I loved her bad-ass attitude and her […]


Mini Review: Eternity Embraced by Larissa Ione

Mini Review: Eternity Embraced by Larissa Ione

A short and sexy story guaranteed to delight! Andrea and Kaden are both Aegis Guardians who have dedicated their lives to fight evil. When Kaden is captured by vampires while on the job Andrea’s worst fear becomes reality when she finds he’s been turned into one of the monsters they hunt and kill. How can she carry out her mission and stake the man who has stolen her heart? I loved this short novella but then again I love anything […]