Reviews written by Janice Birnie

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August 07, 2019
Overall
 
4.5
Fast paced romantic thriller

In Safe Hands is a contemporary stand-alone romance/thriller that can be listened to and enjoyed over a relaxing weekend. Michael Pauley does his usual stellar job of voice acting...

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Janice Birnie
March 03, 2019
Overall
 
4.0
An engaging fun romance with a twist.

Nathan Moffat is a wedding planner for the island of Ceremony’s Granshire Hotel. His life revolves around the hotel, the weddings and taking care of his mother, who is...

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Janice Birnie
February 07, 2019
Overall
 
5.0
Action packed thriller/romance.

A Few Good Fish is the third audiobook in the Fish Out of Water series by Amy Lane. It continues on from the previous novels in the series which...

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Janice Birnie
February 01, 2019
Overall
 
5.0
Nicky and Noah’s Scottish adventure

Drama Castle is the seventh book in the Nicky and Noah Mystery series. This novel can be read, and enjoyed, as a stand-alone but knowing the history and interrelationships...

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Janice Birnie
December 05, 2018
Overall
 
4.5
Two worlds collide

  Fire Balls is the second novel in the Balls to the Wall series but can definitely be listened to as a stand-alone. Characters from the first novel...

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Janice Birnie
December 01, 2018
Overall
 
4.5
A sweet, slow burn, Christmas love story.

I adore this time of year as so many wonderful Christmas novellas flood the online stores. Given the central theme is Christmas there are nevertheless remarkably varied plot-lines, albeit...

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Janice Birnie
November 19, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
A wonderfully engaging anthology written by some of my favourite mm authors.

The second anthology in the Heart2Heart Charity Series continues the theme of couples meeting through the LBGTQ dating app Heart2Heart. In this anthology the company organises Charity Raffles on...

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Janice Birnie
November 16, 2018
Overall
 
4.0
Engaging, fun read that had me smiling

Cops and Comix is a short story by Rhys Ford that first appeared in The Grand Adventures anthology. It is linked to the fabulous Murder and Mayhem series in...

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Janice Birnie
November 13, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
The perfect end to a brilliant series

  Sin and Tonic is the sixth, and final novel in Rhys Ford’s superb Sinners series and can not be listened to as a stand-alone. This series is...

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Janice Birnie
October 28, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
It’s never too late to find yourself, or love.

The Veranda is the third book in the Lavender Shores series by Rosalind Abel and can be listened to as a stand-alone, though I don’t recommend it. The first...

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Janice Birnie
October 28, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
An action packed thriller/romance.

Twisted and Tied is the fourth book in the Marshal Series by Mary Calmes. Having waited until it was released in audiobook format before obtaining the whole series...

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Janice Birnie
October 28, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
A beautifully uplifting story of hope and redemption.

The Bones Beneath My Skin by TJ Klune is a stand-alone novel completely unlike anything this author has written before. Set in 1995, it pays homage to much of...

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Janice Birnie
August 07, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
Ravensong by TJ Klune

Ravensong is the second book in the Green Creek Book series, following on from the superbly written shifter novel Wolfsong. These books must be read in order and those...

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Janice Birnie
August 03, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
A place where magic happens.

Cozzi Cove: Happy Endings is the fifth book in the Cozzi Cove series. It could be read as a stand-alone but the first four books in this series are...

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Janice Birnie
July 30, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
An action packed romance.

Overall : 5 stars.  Performance: 5 stars.  Story : 5 stars.  Tied Up in Knots is the third novel in Mary Calmes’ four novel Marshal series and should not...

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Janice Birnie
July 30, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
Non stop action and a sizzling love story.

Fit to Be Tied is the second book in the Marshals series by Mary Calmes. The books in this series must be listened to in order and, as good...

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Janice Birnie
July 30, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
All Kinds of Tied Down by Mary Calmes Audibook Review

Overall. 5stars.  Performance. 5 stars.  Story 5 stars.  All Kinds of Tied Down is the first of four books in Mary Calmes’ Marshal series. Strong alpha males are the...

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Janice Birnie
July 26, 2018
Overall
 
4.5
Fire and Flint Audiobook

Overall. 4.5 stars Performance. 5 stars.  Story. 4 stars.  Fire and Flint is the first book in the Carlisle Deputies series by Andrew Grey. I have enjoyed this author’s...

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Janice Birnie
July 17, 2018
Overall
 
4.0
Sweet Nothings

Sweet Nothings is book one in the Amuse Bouche series by T Neilson. An amuse bouche is an appetiser to provide a glimpse of the chefs style of cooking....

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Janice Birnie
July 17, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
Red Fish, Dead Fish by Amy Lane

Story 5 stars Narration 5 stars Overall 5 stars  A superbly narrated, intense romantic thriller.  Red Fish, Dead Fish is the second book in the Fish Out of Water...

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Janice Birnie
July 17, 2018
Overall
 
4.5
Tea or Consequences

Story. 4 stars.  Narration. 5 stars.  Overall 4.5.  Tea Or Consequences, by KC Burn is a stand-alone romance/mystery/thriller that is an engaging and...

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Janice Birnie
June 14, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
An engaging shifter romance

An engaging shifter romance Once Upon A Wolf is the first book in the Wayward Wolf series by Rhys Ford. It is a novella so makes for comparatively short...

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Janice Birnie
June 14, 2018
Overall
 
4.0
Plenty of action and a sizzling romance to keep you entertained and invested in its outcome

Hell and Back is a stand-alone romance/thriller with plenty of action and a sizzling romance to keep you entertained and invested in its outcome. At around seven hours it...

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Janice Birnie
June 07, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
A Wish Upon the Stars

A Wish Upon the Stars is the fourth and final book in the Tales From Verania series. This epic and awesome saga must be read in order, and if...

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Janice Birnie
June 07, 2018
Overall
 
4.0
Dog Days

Dog Days by T A Moore is an apocalyptic, wolf shifter, thriller/romance. It is a stand-alone, but the ending gives a clear indication that this will be the beginning...

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Janice Birnie
June 07, 2018
Overall
 
4.0
Opposites Really Do Attract

A Little Side of Geek is the first book in Marguerite Labbe’s new Geek Life series. This novel has a varied and interesting extended cast who inhabit MC Morris’...

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Janice Birnie
May 28, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
Murder, Mayhem and Laughs Galore.

Drama Fraternity is the sixth book in the Nicky and Noah mystery series by Joe Cosentino. It could be read as a stand-alone, however I don’t recommend doing so....

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Janice Birnie
May 09, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
Tried and True

Tried and True is the tenth and final novel in Charlie Cochet’s THIRDS series. There is also a novella (Gummy Bears and Grenades) between the ninth and tenth novels....

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Janice Birnie
May 09, 2018
Overall
 
4.0
A sweet, new beginning, love story.

Overall 4 stars.  Performance 4 stars.  Story. 4 stars.  Taking the Long Way is a road trip/ new beginnings love story, and Max Mac Gowan’s debut novel. Revisiting, or...

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Janice Birnie
May 09, 2018
Overall
 
4.0
A sweet, multifaceted love story.

Stand by Your Manny is the third book in the Manny series by Amy Lane. It can be read as a stand-alone but I highly recommend reading these books...

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Janice Birnie
March 07, 2018 (Updated: March 07, 2018)
Overall
 
5.0
Once Upon a Wolf

  Once Upon A Wolf is a novella by Rhys Ford that makes for a delightful read. There is a skill to writing a novella that can be...

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Janice Birnie
March 06, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
Runner

 Story 5 stars.  Narration. 5 stars.  Overall. 5stars.  Runner by Parker Williams is a stand-alone story that captured my heart from the very...

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Janice Birnie
February 05, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
Cozzi Cove: Bouncing Back

Story. 5 stars.  Narration. 5 stars.  Overall. 5 stars.  I first visited Cozzi Cove a little over a year ago when Cozzi Cove...

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Janice Birnie
January 31, 2018
Overall
 
5.0
5 stars

Narrator. Andrew McFerrin.  Story. 5 Stars Narration. 5 stars.  Overall. 5stars.  Finding Mr Wrong is a stand-alone second chance...

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Janice Birnie
November 20, 2017
Overall
 
5.0
An epic and awesome saga

 The Consumption of Magic is the third book in The Tales Of Verania series by TJ Klune. It is the sequel to Destiny of Dragons and can not be...

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Janice Birnie
November 15, 2017
Overall
 
4.0
A classic Arabian romance with a twist

The Secret of the Sheikh's Betrothed is my first Felicitas Ivey read but I will certainly be looking for more from this author. It was a relatively quick read...

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Janice Birnie
November 07, 2017
Overall
 
5.0
5 stars

The history behind The Vault makes for a riveting read.  Late In The Day is the second book in The Vault series by Mary Calmes....

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Janice Birnie
September 11, 2017
Overall
 
4.5
Learning To Trust

Family Man by Heidi Cullinan and Marie Sexton is a beautiful story about finding yourself and your family. One that's forged not only by blood, but also by love...

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Janice Birnie
September 08, 2017
Overall
 
4.0
A sweet, second chance love story

Earning His Trust was my first Alicia Nordwell read. I found it captivating and well written and would certainly seek more from this author. I'm a sucker for second...

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Janice Birnie
May 20, 2017 (Updated: May 20, 2017)
Overall
 
5.0
It may actually be my favourite one yet

DRAMA LUAU is the fourth book in the Nicky and Noah Mystery Series by Joe Cosentino. It can be read as a stand-alone, but I wouldn't advise doing so....

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Janice Birnie
May 10, 2017 (Updated: May 10, 2017)
Overall
 
4.0
A fun, short, Rock Star romance

C.J. Anthony is a new-to-me author and one I'd certainly read again. Runaway Rock Star is the type of short story that you can read in a few hours,...

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Janice Birnie
April 27, 2017 (Updated: April 27, 2017)
Overall
 
5.0
A Shattering Story of Love, Loss and Second Chances

The first MM novel I read was Bear, Otter and the Kid by TJ Klune. I knew then that I'd found a genre and an author that was extraordinary....

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Janice Birnie
April 19, 2017 (Updated: April 27, 2017)
Overall
 
5.0
Superbly written novel

Every so often a book comes along that is so unexpected in character and plot line that you find yourself questioning your assumptions, not only within the...

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Janice Birnie
December 21, 2016 (Updated: December 21, 2016)
Overall
 
5.0
A house swap leads to finding love and new beginnings

I have to say I'm a total sucker for Christmas/holiday stories. I can't get enough of them at this time of year. Holiday House Swap certainly ticks the Christmas...

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Janice Birnie
November 26, 2016 (Updated: November 27, 2016)
Overall
 
4.0
A veteran meets a vet.

Incoming by A.E. Wasp, the second book in the Veterans Affairs series, is a stand alone, with no cliffhangers, and a HEA. It deals with PTSD in a realistic...

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