Category Archives: Romance

Simple Wishes by Lisa Dale

Reviewed by L.D.Y. Mass market, 374 pages, 2009 Rating: 9/10 Reason for Reading: Looking for a light read to check out during my exam week…we’ll see how choosing a novel over textbooks pans out in a few weeks. Synopsis: Adele … Continue reading

Treasure Hunting by JB McDonald

Reviewed by L.D.Y. E-book, 81 pages, 2008 Rating: 8/10 Reason for Reading: Sometimes a girl just needs a romance story. And let’s face it, that cover and any site named Book Brothel just belong together. Synopsis: Meg is hunting through … Continue reading

The Host by Stephenie Meyer

Reviewed by L.D.Y. Hardcover, 631 pages, 2008 Rating: 10/10 Reason for Reading: I’ve never considered myself a ‘sci-fi reader,’ but before Harry Potter, I never considered myself a reader who would be into children’s books about wizarding school, so I … Continue reading

How to Ruin Your Love Life by Ben Stein

Reviewed by L.D.Y. Hardcover, 116 pages, 2003 Rating: 7/10 Reason for Reading: I saw it when I was browsing the shelves at the library, and picked it up because I’ve been enjoying the television game show Win Ben Stein’s Money … Continue reading

Full Blast by Janet Evanovich

Reviewed by L.D.Y. Mass market, 344 pages, 2004 Rating: 8/10 Reason for Reading: Getting in my Evanovich fix while I wait to get my hands on Ten Big Ones. Synopsis: Jamie Swift, editor of a small-town newspaper, discovers that a … Continue reading

The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory

Reviewed by L.D.Y. Trade, 661 pages, 2001 Rating: 10/10 Reason for Reading: It’s just consistantly come up as a ‘must-read’ over the past few years, so I finally hopped on the bandwagon. Synopsis: The Other Boleyn Girl is set in … Continue reading

Girls Night by Stef Ann Holm

Reviewed by L.D.Y. Mass market, 377 pages, 2002 Rating: 7/10 Reason for Reading: Harlequin sent me this one for filling out a survey, and who am I to turn down a free book? Synopsis: When Jillene McDermott’s husband died, he … Continue reading

Full Tilt by Janet Evanovich and Charlotte Hughes

Reviewed by L.D.Y. Mass market, 342 pages, 2002 Rating: 9/10 Reason for Reading: The Evanovich factor. Synopsis: Millionaire Max, cousin of Nick in Full House, rolls into a quiet town (in a talking car, no less) in South Carolina, looking … Continue reading

Full House by Janet Evanovich

Reviewed by L.D.Y. Mass market, 334 pages, 2002 Rating: 5/10 Reason for Reading: Hoping for some of the humour in Evanvich’s Stephanie Plum series. Synopsis: Single mom Billie decides to take polo lessons while her kids are on vacation with … Continue reading