To Tame a Highland Earl – Tarah Scott

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Rating: 3 Stars
Type: Historical Romance
Steamy: Too much

I hardly read historical romance novels nowadays. Somehow I have the feeling that I “outgrew” them. Then this book came along and up until about half of the book I was back on the historical romance track. Sadly, after that it just got too much. Too boring, too ridiculous, too many love scenes, too many cliches. This review contains no spoilers:

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A walk down memory lane – My Lord Conqueror

a walk down memory lane

Walking with: Samantha James – My Lord Conqueror
Type: Historical Romance
Rating: 5 Stars
Set in: 11th century England
Reread: about 50 times
Publishing date: 1995

Long before everyone would freak out because of an “alpha male” or would choose to read a book because it said “alpha male” on the cover, there was the concept of the conqueror (so we freaked out because it said “conqueror” on the book cover). And to be honest, they were far more cooler than the alpha male is today 😉

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The Arrow – Monica McCarty

Arrow Monica McCarty

Rating: 3 Stars
Type: Historical Romance
Steamy: Yes

Talking about not likeable characters earlier: This is the review to Arrow. A book most of us were eagerly awaiting because it featured Gregor McGregor (he is hot, he is allowed to have a stupid name). A book most of us thought might be better than the last instalments. A book that shattered my hopes but at least it has a nice cover now (it didn’t even have that at the beginning). Here is my review that contains spoilers (albeit minimal ones):

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