Books by Isabel Sharpe

B-
Thrill Me

In many ways, Thrill Me is the kind of Harlequin Blaze I most enjoy, but too seldom find. Two likable characters meet, have hot sex, and fall in love. That's it, plain and simple. There's no moralizing, no extraneous silliness and nothing offensive about it. The chemistry between the characters is s ...

B-
Before I Melt Away

Isabel Sharpe gives A Christmas Carol the Harlequin Blaze treatment in Before I Melt Away. While I had a few minor problems with the book, it was good enough that I can mostly recommend it. Workaholic Annabel Brightman doesn't have time for Christmas herself. A personal chef, s ...

D+
The Wild Side

One brief foray into The Wild Side is enough for me. With its annoying heroine, mean hero and clinical sex scenes, Harlequin Blaze No. 11 is not the book you should pick up if you're intrigued by all the hype about this new line of "romantica" (or romantic erotica). Built on the ...

A-
Tryst of Fate

When I first saw the cover of this book, my immediate thought was, "Ouch! Two cookie-cutter, plastic people, and a deformed cowboy who doubles as a contortionist in need of hip replacement." A bad day in the art department. Well, my mama told me never to judge a book by it's cover, and in the instan ...