In this Romance Review Roundup, I share my thoughts on Molly Harper’s SWEET TEA AND SYMPATHY, Alyssa Cole’s A HOPE DIVIDED, and THE SUMAGE SOLUTION by G.L. Carriger.
Mini reviews for Tristina Wright’s 27 HOURS, K Arsenault Rivera’s THE TIGER’S DAUGHTER, and THE ABYSS SURROUNDS US by Emily Skrutskie.
From glittering ballrooms to decaying family estates, Silvia Moreno-Garcia’s THE BEAUTIFUL ONES showcases the grandeur of a society inspired by the Belle Époque…and the grit concealed beneath it.
Jeannette Ng’s debut novel UNDER THE PENDULUM SUN is a stylishly told Victorian gothic that prompts many moral reflections, even as readers revel in her sumptuous descriptions of cruelty, immortality, and misdeeds.