Carina Press

Between the Lines (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Between the Lines (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Title: Between the Lines Author: Sally Malcolm Publisher: Carina Press / Harlequin Digital Sales Corp. Release Date: December 10, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 73,000 words Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Theo Wishart has given up on finding love. Luca Moretti doesn’t want to find it. A handful of summer days may change their lives forever—if they’re…
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Rough Trade (Tosha’s Review)

Rough Trade (Tosha’s Review)

Title: Rough Trade (The Woodbury Boys Book 3) Author: Sidney Bell Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: December 3, 2018 Genre(s): Dark romance, mystery/suspense, cop, fugitive Page Count: 496 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Quick-witted hustler Ghost is no stranger to living dangerously; survival has always been the name of the game. He’s just always gone it alone.…
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Review Tour – Better Not Pout by Annabeth Albert

Review Tour – Better Not Pout by Annabeth Albert

Title: Better Not Pout Author: Annabeth Albert Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: November 12, 2018 (ebook), November 27, 2018 (MMP) Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Romance, Holiday Page Count: 288 pages Reviewed by: Ariel, Lili, Susan, and Belen Blurb: One hard-nosed military police officer. One overly enthusiastic elf. One poorly timed snowstorm. Is it a recipe for disaster? Or a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for holiday romance? Teddy MacNally loves Christmas and everything that…
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Loving a Warrior (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Loving a Warrior (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Title: Loving a Warrior Author: Melanie Hansen Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: November 26, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance, Military Page Count: 276 pages Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: BUD/S: six months of the most intense training there is. It’s survival of the toughest, and Matt Knytych is determined to come out the other side a navy SEAL. Distraction…
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Rough Trade (Ele’s Review)

Rough Trade (Ele’s Review)

Title: Rough Trade (The Woodbury Boys Book 3) Author: Sidney Bell Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: December 3, 2018 Genre(s): Dark romance, mystery/suspense, cop, fugitive Page Count: 496 pages Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Premed student Tobias Benton is making amends for his past. He keeps his head down, mouth shut and colors within the lines. But when…
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Better Not Pout (Ariel’s Review)

Better Not Pout (Ariel’s Review)

Title: Better Not Pout Author: Annabeth Albert Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: November 12th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 65,000 words (approx) Reviewed by: Ariel Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Blurb: One hard-nosed military police officer. One overly enthusiastic elf. One poorly timed snowstorm. Is it a recipe for disaster? Or a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for holiday romance? Teddy MacNally loves…
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Perfect Day (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Perfect Day (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Title: Perfect Day Author: Sally Malcolm Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: August 13, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance, Second Chance Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 Blurb: First love conquers all in Perfect Day, a captivating contemporary male/male retelling of Jane Austen’s Persuasion. Love doesn’t burn out just because the timing’s wrong. It grows. It never leaves. When Joshua Newton, prodigal…
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Better Not Pout (Belen’s Review)

Better Not Pout (Belen’s Review)

Title: Better Not Pout Author: Annabeth Albert Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: November 12th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 65,000 words (approx) Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.2 stars out of 5 Blurb: One hard-nosed military police officer. One overly enthusiastic elf. One poorly timed snowstorm. Is it a recipe for disaster? Or a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for holiday romance? Teddy MacNally loves Christmas…
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Better Not Pout (Ele’s Review)

Better Not Pout (Ele’s Review)

Title: Better Not Pout Author: Annabeth Albert Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: November 12th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 65,000 words (approx) Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: One hard-nosed military police officer. One overly enthusiastic elf. One poorly timed snowstorm. Is it a recipe for disaster? Or a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for holiday romance? Teddy MacNally loves Christmas…
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Between the Lines (Ele’s Review)

Between the Lines (Ele’s Review)

Title: Between the Lines Author: Sally Malcolm Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: December 10th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Theo Wishart has given up on finding love. Luca Moretti doesn’t want to find it. A handful of summer days may change their lives forever—if they’re brave enough to look between the lines. Eyes might be…
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Exclusive Guest Post by Layla Reyne: Craft Brew

Exclusive Guest Post by Layla Reyne: Craft Brew

Title: Craft Brew (Trouble Brewing #2) Author: Layla Reyne Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: October 8, 2018 Genre(s): Romantic Suspense Tropes and Themes: Workplace romance, forced proximity, friends-to-lovers, coming out Page Count: Approx 70,000 words Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Reviewed by: Kirstin, Maya Blurb: Assistant US attorney Dominic Price is staring down the barrel of his father’s debts. The bull’s-eye on his back makes him a threat…
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Game Changer (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Game Changer (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Title: Game Changer Author: Rachel Reid Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: October 22, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance, Sports Page Count: 368 pages Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: New York Admirals captain Scott Hunter takes his pre-game rituals very seriously. In this case, it’s not just a lucky smoothie he’s craving—it’s the man who made it. Pro hockey star…
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Craft Brew (Kirstin’s Review)

Craft Brew (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Craft Brew (Trouble Brewing #2) Author: Layla Reyne Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: October 8, 2018 Genre(s): Romantic Suspense Page Count: 304 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Assistant US attorney Dominic Price is staring down the barrel of his father’s debts. The bull’s-eye on his back makes him a threat to everyone he cares about, so when…
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