Reviews - Contemporary

What do you get when you mix together one gorgeous male, one meticulous female, and a heap of chemistry? You get “The Secret Ingredient!”  Short order cook by day, bartender by night, Nate Garner is in the midst of try-outs for a reality cooking show, thanks to his sister!

SPORTS:  Rico Choate is a well-known MMA celebrity and a regular Casanova. His life is filled with one night stands and champion wins until a chance coffee errand lands him in the same shop with a beautiful deaf barista. 

Swept Away (Volume 1)

“Swept Away: Volume One” is the first in a four-novella series by Jennifer Haymore. The main character, Tara, is ready to push her limits on a cruise with four other people after an accident left her walking with a cane.

“Follow a Star” is book two in the Little Spitmarsh series, and not surprisingly it takes place on water. May Starling has hit a rocky patch with her demanding career and Aiden, her ex, who won’t disappear since he’s also her manager.  An escape comes in the form of signing up to crew a small boat, which turns out to be more of a working project than expected. 

Ready to Burn

Shaye Harland loves being a sous chef at Due South, Stewart Island’s hangout of choice. The unexpected homecoming of her soon to be brother-in-law, Del Westlake, throws salt into her fine cuisine when he takes over the kitchen and begins to shred her heart like cheese.