Blog Tour and Review of Solstice Sizzle by Lilliana Rose @rararesources

 

Solstice Sizzle ebook

Johan Rogers is a sharpshooting family lawyer who is close to burn out. This is affecting his ability with the Magiks and his once reliable skill as a medium. On a whim, he’s come south to Edi’s shop, Crystal Sands, for a break over the summer solstice. He’s looking for fun, nothing serious, and definitely no commitment. 

That’s how things start with the stunning Nova. But then a side of him he’s repressed to be a lawyer begins to emerge. Can he get a handle on his emotions, or will Nova help him to realize his full potential with the Magiks?

Nova McGinnis is struggling to find her unique skill with the Magiks. She’s been repressed too long, and despite Edi’s help, her ability is erratic at best. It’s been nearly a month of trying and she’s made minimal progress. Frustrated, she sees Johan as the perfect distraction. 

It was meant to be just a summer love affair, but things are developing into something more lasting. Will a hot love affair prevent Nova from discovering her Magik ability, or help her?


Book Links

Amazon: mybook.to/solsticesizzle

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/45305371-solstice-sizzle?from_search=true&link_list=6397966

 Bookbub: https://www.bookbub.com/books/solstice-sizzle-pagan-pleasures-book-2-by-lilliana-rose?link_list=6397966


Solstice Sizzle certainly did sizzle when Nova and Johan met. This is Book 2 in this steamy witchy romance series set in Australia. The setting, with the gorgeous beach views and walks along the seaside, certainly appealed to the beach bunny in me.


It’s attraction at first sight for these two and readers are immediately pulled into their drama and passions. As this is a novella not all elements of the story are fully developed. Nova’s backstory includes conflict with her mother, which is a major reason why she never connected with her magic. That conflict could have benefited from a bit more depth to help add more to Nova’s current predicament and show her growth. Also, Johan’s issues with connecting more to his power are mentioned but not enough detail is provided.


Those issues aside, there are quite a few parts I really enjoyed.

The Parts I liked:
• The setting
• Edith (Edi) who helps guide the protagonists.
• The little bits of the witchy world we get to see.
• The chemistry between the main characters as shown through the dialogue.

Overall, this is a fun, quick read and I give it 3.5/5 espresso shots. 

About the Author

Solstice Sizzle - lilliana rose photo

Lilliana is an Amazon Bestselling author, who writes romance in the subgenres of contemporary, paranormal, steampunk, and rural. She enjoys helping characters overcome problems, or issues, and the misunderstandings that often plague relationships, to help them fall in love. Whether it city heels being replaced with country work boots, or some magic beyond this world, or cogs and gears and corsets, each story shows how love can prevail.

Keep up to date with Lilliana on social media

FacebookTwitterPinterestGoodreadsInstagram


If you’d like to find out more about Solstice Sizzle, follow the blog tour organised by Rachel’s Random Resources.

Rachel

12 thoughts on “Blog Tour and Review of Solstice Sizzle by Lilliana Rose @rararesources

Add yours

    1. Actually yeah… it would work as a quick afternoon by the pool read. Lol. I’m not sure if the first one was a novella as well but I imagine so. The witch/ magic system seemed quite interesting and I wish that was covered more.

      Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a website or blog at WordPress.com

Up ↑

Pretty Purple Polka Dots

"If you have the words, there's always a chance that you'll find the way"

Lou's Book Stuff ♥

Just the thoughts and ramblings of another book addict. 📖

The Bibliophilist Chronicles

Talk about books, reading, and thoughts

Sharon E. Cathcart

Award-winning Author of Historical Fiction with a Twist

Hilltown Families

Community-Based Education Network

Angie Dokos

Living life one chapter at a time.

Bibliomavens Book Blog

A Bookin' Good Time | Book Reviews, Discussions, Lists, and Writing Tips

The Geeky Jock

A Book Blog

Bookaholic

Book Reviews, Recommendations

Tracey at Home

An ordinary life lived in my own way.

Inside My Library Mind

Books, Reviews & More

The Punk Theory

This world's wild at heart and weird on top.

One More Word

Jules_Writes

Love for Words - Book Blog

Book reviews, bookworm hacks, bookish content!

A World of Books

Books ~ What else is there?

James J. Cudney

Author of contemporary & mystery fiction: where family drama meets suspense

Metaphors and Miscellanea

Books, reviews, writings, and musings from the one and only K-Specks

Chelle's Book Ramblings

Let's Talk Books

THE HOBBLEIT

IN A HOLE IN THE GROUND THERE LIVED A HOBBLEIT

Jacquie Biggar-USA Today Best-selling author

Read. Write. Love. 💕💕💕

Tea & Cake For The Soul

Sharing the nicer things in life such as art, travel, books and of course cake. Also discussing household and money saving tips, upcycling, eco issues & health.

%d bloggers like this: