Book Review: Once Upon A Romance

Once upon a romance




Book title: Once upon a Romance
Author: Alex Bailey
Genre: Contemporary Romance, Christmas Romance
Age restrictions: None
Total time read: 4 days

My recommendation: Will Recommend
My Rating: 5/5




The story follows Sophie and her niece Ariel on their Christmas trip and tribute to her sister (Ariel’s mom). Ariel is excited but Sophie isn’t looking forward to the trip, she just wants to get it over with for the sake of her niece’s Christmas wish. Will a little time and romance in the most happiest place on earth be enough to change her mind?


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Book Review: The Player

The Player by Denise Grover swank



Book Title: The Player
Author: Denise Grover Swank
Genre: Romance, Romantic Comedy, Contemporary Fiction
Pages: 356 pages
Total Read Time: Roughly a month (due to time constraints)
My Recommendation: Would recommend
My rating: 8/10 (a 4 out of 5-star equivalent)


Blair and Garrett are both divorce attorney’s and exes reunited after five years. It must be fate. Blair is still angry but Garrett’s convinced that the heaven’s giving him a sign to shoot for a second chance. But here’s the problem: Blair is getting married in a few days. Here’s another problem: she’s getting married to his cousin and worst enemy. Blair isn’t a believer in curses or fate like her friend Libby who is convinced that the curse cast on to them is real. How does it end? You have to read to find out, for me, it’s surely a wedding you won’t forget.

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Book Review: Twenties Girl



Book title: Twenties Girl
Author: Sophie Kinsella
Genre: Fiction, Rom-Com, Young Adult Fiction, Comedy, Chick-Lit
Total read time: approximatetly 2hrs
My Recommendation: HIGHLY
My Ratings: 10/10 (a 5 out of 5-star equivalent)


[Spoiler alert]
Twenties Girl is by far one of my favorite books to date. If I were to read this again, I would. The story takes place with Lara’s world crumbling before her: her boyfriend Josh stopped communicating her six weeks ago, her business partner and best friend left her to fend for herself while she’s out dallying somewhere with a beach hunk, and she couldn’t tell her parents her business partnership is a big bust, to make things worst Lara has to attend a funeral for a great aunt she never knew she had.


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Book Review: The Choice

The Choice


Book title: The Choice
Author: Nicholas Sparks
Genre: Fiction, Romance
Total read time: 9 Days
My Recommendation: Strongly Recommended
My Rating: ​8/10 (a 4 out of 5-star equivalent


[Spoiler Alert — Do not read unless you’ve already read the book]


For the first half (or part) of the book, the book follows narratives of the two main characters: Travis Parker and Gabby Holland. Gabby who recently moved into the neighborhood with her beautiful Collie (also the cover of the book) Molly finds herself immediately annoyed with a long-time resident veterinarian, Travis. The books begin with young Travis who loves adventures especially stories told by his father, which also hints on him secretly wanting a family of his own (or at least be a great father just like his father). The narrative then moves to the present where we are quite unsure what to expect as a man (Travis) is seemingly tired and troubled with a choice he has to make, or at least questioning his choices that led to the present events.

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