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Tigerland (Tigers and Devils, #2)

Originally posted on Confessions of an Opinionated Book Geek

4.5 Stars

I am a huge fan of this series. I really am. One of the things that I wrote in
Dec 02, 2012
Sep 07, 2012
Maybe With a Chance of Certainty (Tales from Foster High, #1)
Fairly typical and unrealistic.

I liked Kyle, but I wanted to see more of his home life. Wanted to see more of the mother who apparently made his life
Jan 2012
Jan 01, 2012
Fighting Instinct (L'Ange, #2)
I don't really think Mary Calmes is a great writer, but her books have always been my go to whenever I get burnt out of my usual genres.

They are beyon
Jan 12, 2015
Sep 03, 2014
Blue Days (Mangrove Stories, #1)
Probably the worst of Ms. Calmes books. Absolutely no tension or conflict. Everything falls into place without much fuss or drama. I skimmed the final ...more
Nov 10, 2014
Oct 04, 2014
Quiet Nights (Mangrove Stories, #2)
Why do I continue to read these books when they have no conflict whatsoever? I just get a weird entertainment out of them despite the fact that they a ...more
May 27, 2015
Feb 01, 2015
Fan Art
I don’t have much to say about Fan Art. I liked it. It’s a very simple story about Jamie a teenage boy who is in love with his best friend. The thing ...more
Jun 10, 2014
Jun 08, 2014
Tigers and Devils (Tigers and Devils #1)
I have to say that I adore this book! It was great to experience Declan and Simon falling in love. A lot of books that I read I get that their in love ...more
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Sep 15, 2011
Ghost from the Past (Cattle Valley, #22)
I love Rio, Nate and Ryan. I read the Cattle Valley series, because of them.

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Nov 27, 2011
Bear, Otter, and the Kid (Bear, Otter, and the Kid, #1)
Bear, Otter and the Kid is a very solid and entertaining read. The love story between Bear and Otter is very beautiful, poignant and sometimes can bre ...more
Jul 30, 2012
Jul 31, 2012
What Can Be
Usually I find books written by Mary Calmes to be ridiculous. While the story edges on melodrama I wouldn't call it ridiculous at all.
In terms of char
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Dec 03, 2011
Bulletproof (A Matter of Time #5)
I have read all of these books. It's been awhile between book 4 and Bulletproof, so I was shocked by Jory's idiocy, naivety and plain stubbornness. Th ...more
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Oct 19, 2011
Bad Behavior  (Bad in Baltimore, #5)
3.5 stars

Review to come.
Sep 20, 2014
Sep 18, 2014
Bad Boyfriend (Bad in Baltimore, #2)
I thoroughly enjoyed this book. I would have given it 5 stars had there been more romance. I do believe that Quinn and Eli fell in love, etc, but so m ...more
Dec 08, 2011
Dec 04, 2011
The Book Of Daniel (St. Nacho's, #4)
This book started off great. I liked Daniel and Cam from the previous book, but unfortunately the minute they stopped their bickering they became bori ...more
Nov 07, 2011
Nov 06, 2011
I did not like this book. Didn't like the book, didn't like the main character. This is one of these books that is supposed to be written for gay yout ...more
Jul 23, 2013
Jul 22, 2013
Probably my least favorite Calmes' books. I usually like the simple, but entertaining love stories she writes, but mine is twisted.

I am not interested
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Jun 17, 2013
Grime and Punishment  (The Brothers Grime #1)
I love a good love story. More, I love a good love story with baggage and angst. I love redemption, healing and growing. Grime and Punishment has all ...more
Aug 23, 2013
Aug 23, 2013
Crucible of Fate (Change of Heart, #4)

Originally Posted on Confessions of an Opinionated Book Geek

Mary Calmes is an interesting writing. Her stories are one layered and pretty much predict
Apr 27, 2013
Apr 03, 2013
I enjoy Mary Calmes' writing style. It is the reason I have read all her books and come back time and again to her stories and characters.Still, I hav ...more
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Aug 09, 2012
I cannot say that this is my favorite Calmes book, but it is definitely her best writing. STILL is flushed out, structured and most important realisti ...more
Jun 06, 2013
May 06, 2013
Rock and a Hard Place

When I read the blurb for this story, I was kind of dismissive. A love story on a deserted island? How corny. I didn't think two people could believa
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Jun 16, 2012
Gambling Men: The Novel
I enjoyed this book, I really did, and I would recommend it to anyone who likes m/m romance, but the story kind of goes in circles. I believe that the ...more
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Jul 14, 2012
Hot Head (Head, #1)

It's ten years after 9/11 and Firefighter Griff Muir has a secret, he's in love with his best friend. That's the beginning plot of the story. Griff is
Feb 18, 2012
Jun 25, 2011
My Regelence Rake (Sci-Regency #3)
This is definitely another solid love story by J.L. Langley. I love Regelence, Englor and this world that Langley created. I also love the Regency/Vic ...more
Oct 03, 2012
Apr 21, 2012

There is not really a lot I can say about this book. It's a lot like many of Calmes' books, simple and quick. The actual world of this story is prett
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Jun 16, 2012
This was traditional Mary Calmes.

Story about a guy, who doesn't think he's that great, but everyone loves. A guy who walks into a room and everyone fa
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May 08, 2012
A Rose is a Rose
Didn't think this could happen, but I HATED this book. The protagonist is the most selfish, useless and foolish character I have ever read. His love i ...more
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Feb 19, 2011
A to Z (Coda Books, #2)
This was a really simple and yet enjoyable read. I believed their love story and rooted for them from beginning to end.

I liked Zach a lot and wanted h
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Jul 23, 2012
Honored Vow (Change of Heart, #3)
The werepanther world Calmes creates is brutal, archiac and fascinating. The guys can never be at peace. There is always a trial. Someone always wants ...more
Dec 28, 2011
Nov 23, 2011
Old Loyalty, New Love (L'Ange #1)
I enjoyed this, but as always Calmes made things too easy. Characters barely work for things to happen. They forgive or are forgiven too easily. Love ...more
Jan 07, 2014
Jan 08, 2014
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