Category Archives: a total failure

The worst of the worst.

Love, Rosie by Cecelia Ahern

Synopsis: Rosie and Alex are destined for one another, and everyone seems to know it but them. Best friends since childhood, their relationship gets closer by the day, until Alex gets the news that his family is leaving Dublin and … Continue reading

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Brianna’s Bewitching (Witches and Warlocks of Los Angeles) by Selene Grace Silver

Rameau’s note: We received review copies of Brianna’s Bewitching and The Binding of Adara from the author. I chose the novella because I like novellas. Synopsis: The Witches and Warlocks of Los Angeles series is a blend of paranormal and contemporary … Continue reading

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Review: The Binding of Adara (Witches and Warlocks of Los Angeles) by Selene Grace Silver

Synopsis (from Smashwords): Cursed to bear 12 sets of twins in 12 years by 12 different men? That is twenty-year-old innocent Adara Lane’s terrible fate until a reluctant warlock steps in, altering one significant part of the spell, thus creating … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: The Gladiator’s Master by Fae Sutherland and Marguerite Labbe

Synopsis: When Roman politician Caelius inherits a stable of gladiators, there is one who captures his attention above the others…one whose eyes gleam with hate, pride and desire. Forced into slavery by Roman greed, Gaidres can barely conceal his contempt … Continue reading

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Review: Citadels of Fire by L.K. Hill

I got a complimentary ARC of this novel from the publisher – thank you very much! That fact of course didn’t influence my opinion in any way. Synopsis (from Amazon.com) : In a world where danger hides in plain sight … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Anchored (Belonging 01) by Rachel Haimowitz

Synopsis: Network news anchor Daniel Halstrom is at the top of his field, but being at the bottom of the social ladder—being a slave—makes that hard to enjoy. Especially when NewWorld Media, the company who’s owned him since childhood, decides … Continue reading

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Paranormal romance review: Pack Challenge (Magnus Pack 01) by Shelly Laurenston

Synopsis (from Goodreads): What’s an Alpha Male to do when he meets the Alpha Female of his dreams? Step one, hide all sharp objects. All Zach Sheridan ever wanted was to become Alpha Male of his Pack and be left … Continue reading

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Kultainen Leikkaus: The Sacred Cut (Nic Costa 03) by David Hewson

Synopsis: For the first time in decades The Eternal City is paralysed by a blizzard. And a gruesome discovery is made in the Pantheon – one of Rome’s most ancient and revered architectural treasures. Covered by softly falling snow is … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

Synopsis: The circus arrives without warning. No announcements precede it. It is simply there, when yesterday it was not. Within the black-and-white striped canvas tents is an utterly unique experience full of breathtaking amazements. It is called Le Cirque des … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Dirty (Dan and Elle 01) by Megan Hart

Synopsis: This is what happened… I met him at the candy store. He turned and smiled at me and I was surprised enough to smile back. This was not a children’s candy store, mind you–this was the kind of place … Continue reading

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