Romance

Delay of Game – Tracey Richardson

Set in the world of women’s international ice hockey Delay of Game is an excellent combination of sports based intrigue and rekindled romance. Niki was one of the top players on the Canadian olympic team, now retired and teaching, she has moved on, married, become a parent and been widowed. When team Canada come knocking […]

Secret Hearts – Radclyffe

The new Rad is an excellent lightweight traditional romance: quick and easy with little angst and a sweet charm. Kip comes from money and power, but finds herself on the wrong side of at least a misdemeanour when she tries to make sure her brother doesn’t drink and drive. Being assigned to 400 hours of […]

The Termination – Annette Mori

Annette Mori writes the most unusual books. No two have anything in common except for their distinctiveness. The Termination starts out as a seeming political thriller, prophetic and apt for the events which have happened since it was written, but resolves into a sweet traditional romance. The political thread of the story was clearly written, […]

Amounting To Nothing – Karis Walsh

Book three in the Tacoma Mounted Police series, although this will definitely stand alone if you haven’t read the previous stories. This is a sweet and gentle romance with a frisson of crime drama. Billie Mitchell is a vet with PTSD who has found a place in the Tacoma Mounted Police. Despite considering herself a […]

Life In Death – M Ullrich

This is a powerful and moving book about two difficult subjects written in an unusual and clever style. Mary and Suzanne Dempsey are happily married, settled and solid. Then their adorable daughter Abigail is diagnosed with terminal cancer. Suddenly their almost perfect world is torn apart and rather than pull together the cracks deepen, almost […]

Scissor Link – Georgette Kaplan

This is a genuinely unusual book. It is very well written, clever and entertaining, but I cant actually decide if I liked it. The story brings Wendy, a 26-year-old intern, to the attention of Janet, the Assistant Vice President of Production at Savin Aerospace. Wendy is an engineering geek with a dry sense of humour, a […]