5 Star · Friends to Lovers · New Beginnings · Novella · Second Chance · Series · Single Parent · Sweet

My Twist of Fortune (The Greene Family #0.5) by Piper Rayne

5 Stars After her divorce, Marla McAlister-Greene has returned to her hometown of Sunrise Bay, Alaska. As a newly single mom, things are a little rocky when it comes to her and the kids figuring out their new normal… and the absolute last thing that Marla needs is any extra complications… like running into her…… Continue reading My Twist of Fortune (The Greene Family #0.5) by Piper Rayne

5 Star · ARC Review · Contemporary · Forbidden Love · New Beginnings · Series · Sexy · Single Parent · Suspense · Tortured Hero · Workplace

There with You (Adair Family #2) by Samantha Young

5 Stars Regan Penhaligon has been a terrible sister. After failing to be there for her older sister when she needed her the most, Regan shows up in Scotland unannounced, to make amends… and while she’s at it, she just might find her very own fresh start…  Thane Adair is in need of a live-in…… Continue reading There with You (Adair Family #2) by Samantha Young

5 Star · ARC Review · Hot Sex · Love/Hate · Rock Star · Strong Heroine · Tortured Hero · Unrequited Love · Workplace

Exposed (VIP #4) by Kristen Callihan

5 Stars Rock star Ryland Peterson and Kill John band publicist, Brenna James, have spent years hating each other. But while their mutual animosity may hide an attraction that neither one of them had any plan of acting on, one steamy overheard conversation later, and all of their previous excuses suddenly don’t seem to matter so…… Continue reading Exposed (VIP #4) by Kristen Callihan

5 Star · Alpha · ARC Review · Contemporary · Funny · Hot Sex · New Beginnings · Opposites Attract · Sexy

It Happened One Summer by Tessa Bailey

5 Stars Piper Bellinger is a L.A. party girl through and through… but after her partying goes a little too far, she is exiled to the sleepy town of Westport, Washington. Prescribed a dose a reality by her successful stepfather, Piper plans to prove herself and return home as fast as possible… but Westport has…… Continue reading It Happened One Summer by Tessa Bailey

5 Star · Alpha · ARC Review · Bad Boy · BDSM · Funny · Hot Sex · Kindle Unlimited · Mafia · Opposites Attract · Series · Sexy · Strong Heroine

Carnal Urges (Queens & Monsters #2) by J.T. Geissinger

5 Stars Sloane Keller has had her share of unique encounters with men… but being kidnapped by the Irish mob is a new one. Luckily, Sloane is an undisputed master at charming her way out of any situation… and the ruthless Declan O’Donnell has no idea what his captive has in store for him… ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Carnal…… Continue reading Carnal Urges (Queens & Monsters #2) by J.T. Geissinger

5 Star · ARC Review · Contemporary · Funny · Love/Hate · New Beginnings · Opposites Attract · Slow Burn

To Sir, with Love by Lauren Layne

5 Stars Gracie Cooper believes in happily ever afters and true love… she just hasn’t found hers quite yet… When reality intruded on Gracie’s fairytale hopes and dreams, she stepped up and took over the family business when no one else would, but now even that path is starting to seem hopelessly in trouble… Sebastian…… Continue reading To Sir, with Love by Lauren Layne

5 Star · Alpha · ARC Review · Kindle Unlimited · Mafia · Married Couple · Second Chance · Series · Sexual Tension · Sexy · Strong Heroine · Suspense

Quicksilver in the Hand (Arts & Crimes Series #2) by Heather R. Blair

5 Stars Lucjan Kowalewski may be a very bad man, but he would do absolutely anything for his wife, Stacia. No matter how far apart, or estranged they may be.  Stacia Harris well… Kowalewski, wants nothing more than to put her marriage to Lucjan behind her… until he lands in a bit of trouble, and…… Continue reading Quicksilver in the Hand (Arts & Crimes Series #2) by Heather R. Blair

5 Star · ARC Review · Chick Lit · Contemporary · Friends to Lovers · Funny · New Beginnings · Opposites Attract · Slow Burn

Back in the Burbs by Tracy Wolff & Avery Flynn

5 Stars While in the midst of a nasty divorce, Mallory Martin finds her very own second chance in the form of a dilapidated house she inherits from her dear Aunt Maggie. But when the house comes with a whole host of problems, an HOA from hell, and a grumpy neighbor, Mallory can’t help but…… Continue reading Back in the Burbs by Tracy Wolff & Avery Flynn

5 Star · ARC Review · Kindle Unlimited · Paranormal · Series · Sexual Tension · Sexy · Suspense

Moonglow (Blood Magic #2) by L.H. Cosway

5 Stars *** Moonglow is book two in the Blood Magic series and should be read in series order after book one, Nightfall. This review may contain spoilers if you are not yet caught up in the series. *** After making some new friends, enemies, and finding herself immersed in the sometimes overwhelming world of the paranormal,…… Continue reading Moonglow (Blood Magic #2) by L.H. Cosway

5 Star · ARC Review · Dark(ish) · Kindle Unlimited · Paranormal · Series · Sexual Tension

Nightfall (Blood Magic #1) by L.H. Cosway

5 Stars Tegan Stolle is starting to realize that there seems to be a lot of weirdos in the city of Tribane, and that she is suddenly attracting the attention of every last one of them… including the incredibly gorgeous and equally mysterious, Ethan Cristescu. Ethan isn’t like other men, but is Tegan ready to…… Continue reading Nightfall (Blood Magic #1) by L.H. Cosway

5 Star · Alpha · ARC Review · Bad Boy · Dark(ish) · Dirty Fun · Forbidden Love · Hot Sex · Kindle Unlimited · Mafia · Series · Tortured Hero

Ruthless Creatures (Queens & Monsters #1) by J.T. Geissinger

5 Stars Five years ago, Natalie Peterson’s fiancé disappeared the day before their wedding, and she has been living as a shell of a person ever since. Until the dark, sexy and mysterious Kage moves in next door, and Natalie finds herself suddenly feeling something she never has before… an all consuming, red-hot attraction… Kage Porter is…… Continue reading Ruthless Creatures (Queens & Monsters #1) by J.T. Geissinger

5 Star · ARC Review · Contemporary · Kindle Unlimited · Lost Love · Second Chance · Sexy · Slow Burn · Strong Heroine · Tear Jerker

Only Once by Ashley Munoz

5 Stars Bexley Black is a struggling single mother who long ago made a vow to herself that she would never come second when it comes to love. And while her resolve has not always made for the easiest path, she stands by her decision to hold out for what she truly deserves in life.…… Continue reading Only Once by Ashley Munoz

5 Star · ARC Review · Contemporary · Hot Sex · Kindle Unlimited · Opposites Attract · Sexy · Sweet

The Sweetest Fix by Tessa Bailey

5 Stars Reese Stratton dreams of dancing on Broadway, and when her big break finally comes, she rushes as fast as she can to New York City. Dancing for the world renowned, Bernard Bexley would be the opportunity of a lifetime…. only she arrives late and misses her one and only chance.  Leo Bexley is…… Continue reading The Sweetest Fix by Tessa Bailey

5 Star · Recommended Read · Top Reads!

Nightbird Novels: Top Ten of 2020!!

Whew, I think everyone can agree, this year has been absolutely nuts! 2020 was a hot mess, but at least we had a lot of added reading time… right?!  This was my fourth year writing the blog, and I had a total blast reading and reviewing SO MANY amazing books. In 2020, I have read…… Continue reading Nightbird Novels: Top Ten of 2020!!

5 Star · ARC Review · Friends to Lovers · Funny · Kindle Unlimited · Series · Sexy · Sports · Tear Jerker · Tortured Hero · Unrequited Love

The Romantic Pact (Kings of Football #2) by Meghan Quinn

5 Stars After the death of his beloved grandpa, Crew Smith is left feeling lost and bitter about missing out on his last moments with him. But little does Crew know, Pops still has some lessons left to impart on his grandson… and a surprise Christmas vacation to do it with… Hazel Allen loved Pops…… Continue reading The Romantic Pact (Kings of Football #2) by Meghan Quinn