20 Feb '19

Blog Tour & Giveaway : Excerpt and Review of Circle of the Moon by Faith Hunter (Incl. $50 Gift Card Giveaway)

Blog Tour & Giveaway : Excerpt and Review of Circle of the Moon by Faith Hunter (Incl. $50 Gift Card Giveaway)

Circle of the Moon by Faith Hunter Published by Penguin on 2019-02-26 Genres: Fantasy, Paranormal, Urban Pages: 400 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Nook • Set in the same world as Faith Hunter’s New York Times bestselling Jane Yellowrock novels, the fourth Soulwood novel stars Nell Ingram, who channels her power from the earth. Nell can draw magic from the land around her, and lately she’s been using it to help the Psy-Law Enforcement Division, which solves paranormal crimes. Joining the team at PsyLED has allowed her to learn more about her powers and the world she always shunned–and to find true friends. Head agent Rick LaFleur shifts into a panther when the moon calls him, but this time, something has gone wrong. Rick calls Nell from a riverbank–he’s naked, with no memory of how he came to be there, and there’s a dead black cat, sacrificed in a witch circle and killed by black magic, lying next to him.  Then more animals turn up dead, and… Keep Reading »

18 Feb '19

Hot Cover Monday : Wicked Bite by Jeaniene Frost

Hot Cover Monday : Wicked Bite by Jeaniene Frost

I loved the first in the series and LOOK how pretty this one is. Some promises are meant to be broken… Veritas spent most of her life as a vampire Law Guardian. Now, she’s about to break every rule by secretly hunting down the dark souls that were freed in order to save Ian. But the risks are high. For if she gets caught, she could lose her job. And catching the sinister creatures might cost Veritas her own life. Some vows are forever… Ian’s memories might be fragmented, but this master vampire isn’t about to be left behind by the woman who entranced him, bound herself to him, and then disappeared. So what if demons, other Law Guardians, and dangerous, otherworldly forces stand against them? Come hell or high water, Ian intends to remind Veritas of the burning passion between them, because she is the only person seared on his mind–and his soul…

17 Feb '19

Romance Preview Post 17th Feb ’19 : Releases from Mia Sosa, Carrie Ann Ryan &

Romance Preview Post 17th Feb ’19 : Releases from Mia Sosa, Carrie Ann Ryan &

Top Picks is a weekly meme that we do here at Scorching Book Reviews. In this post, I highlight the Romance books that I want to read that are released this week. They are books on my TR pile and only books we are interested in spending money on. I feel I have to point out that books in a series are only going to be featured on here if I have started the series. I adored the first in the series and I have this one Pre-ordered. Mia Sosa is a wonderful writer. Relationships are a thing of the past for Eva Montgomery. Her current motto? You can’t spell “manipulative” without man. But Eva has needs, and a one-night-stand at her best friend’s wedding is the perfect way to kick off her new approach to singledom. Then a job opportunity puts her in the same city with the guy she can’t forget . . . Anthony Castillo is a perpetual bachelor—no strings, just flings—a status he maintains by being… Keep Reading »

11 Feb '19

Hot Cover Monday : Jaguar’s Mate by Katie Reus

I LOVE this cover … helps that the book sounds fun too…. She’s not looking for a mate… Sapphire is cursed. Every relationship she’s ever been in has ended poorly. So she’s sworn off relationships and is happy with her life. Until Eli comes along—a one-night stand that turned into more. When things got too intense, she did what she always did. She ran. He’s not letting her get away… This time Eli isn’t letting Sapphire go without a fight. When her friend needs help escaping an abusive situation, he steps up, no questions asked. It doesn’t matter that Sapphire won’t tell him why she’s holding back from him. He’s a jaguar shifter and cats are very patient—he’ll wait for his mate to come around. But before he can claim her once and for all, they’ll have to deal with an angry bunch of shifters who are out for blood. Length: NOVELLA

11 Feb '19

Romance Preview Post 10th Feb ’19 : Releases from Penny Reid & Carly Phillips

Romance Preview Post 10th Feb ’19 : Releases from Penny Reid & Carly Phillips

Top Picks is a weekly meme that we do here at Scorching Book Reviews. In this post, I highlight the Romance books that I want to read that are released this week. They are books on my TR pile and only books we are interested in spending money on. I feel I have to point out that books in a series are only going to be featured on here if I have started the series. I do like the majority of Penny Reid’s books – I think her later books are fab and I’ve reread them. This is on the list. One week.Home alone.Girl genius.Unrepentant slacker.Big lie. What’s the worst that could happen? Mona is a smart girl and figured everything out a long time ago. She had to. She didn’t have a choice. When your parents are uber-celebrities and you graduate from high school at fifteen, finish college at eighteen, and start your PhD program at nineteen, you don’t have time for distractions outside of your foci. Even fun… Keep Reading »

07 Feb '19

PNR Review Post : Bear Meets Girl by Shelly Laurenston (5* Stars)

PNR Review Post : Bear Meets Girl by Shelly Laurenston (5* Stars)

Bear Meets Girl by Shelly Laurenston Published by Kensington Publishing Corporation on 2015-09 Pages: 400 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • He’s big, burly, and way smarter than your average shapeshifting bear. He’s also about to get trapped by own his game. . . Lou Crushek is a reasonable, mellow, easygoing kind of guy. But once someone starts killing the scumbags he works so hard to bust, that really gets under his fur. Especially when that someone is a curvy she-tiger with a skill set that’s turning Crush’s lone-bear world upside down–and bringing his passion out of hibernation. . . As a member of an elite feline protection unit, Marcella Malone has no problem body-dropping anyone who hunts her kind. But Crush is proving one major pain in her gorgeous tail. The only reason she’s joined forces with him is to track down the wealthy human who’s got her entire species in his ruthless sights. It sure isn’t because Crush’s stubborn and contrary attitude is rubbing Cella… Keep Reading »

04 Feb '19

Hot Cover Monday : Planned Seduction by Jess Dee

Hot Cover Monday : Planned Seduction by Jess Dee

He has a offer she can’t refuse Daniel Tanner’s been in love with Amy since they were teenagers, and he’s tired of being seen as the proverbial best friend. If she would only give him a chance to show her how good they could be together, that giving in to the fiery attraction between them won’t burn up and ruin their friendship. Amy Morgan has had a front row seat to the parade of women coming in and out of Daniel’s life for years, and she’s not interested in risking their friendship for something that would eventually end in heartache. And that’s how it would end, because if Amy’s learned anything in life, it’s that men leave. She couldn’t handle having her heart broken by her best friend, even if the promise of untold passion is keeping her up nights. But no one knows Amy better than Daniel, and he’s devised a plan to show her they can have it all.

03 Feb '19

Romance Preview Post 3rd Feb ’19 : Releases from Jessie Mihalik, Stacey Kennedy, Jen Davies & Katee Robert

Romance Preview Post 3rd Feb ’19 : Releases from Jessie Mihalik, Stacey Kennedy, Jen Davies & Katee Robert

Top Picks is a weekly meme that we do here at Scorching Book Reviews. In this post, I highlight the Romance books that I want to read that are released this week. They are books on my TR pile and only books we are interested in spending money on. I feel I have to point out that books in a series are only going to be featured on here if I have started the series. I adore this book. It will be getting 5 Stars. It is like a cross between Farscape & Kill-joys, with a strong, fallible heroine on a mission to stop an impending war. A very strong debut from this author. I’ve pre-ordered it from audible – first time I’ve ever done that. A space princess on the run and a notorious outlaw soldier become unlikely allies in this imaginative, sexy space opera adventure—the first in an exciting science fiction trilogy.In the far distant future, the universe is officially ruled by the Royal Consortium, but the High… Keep Reading »

28 Jan '19

Hot Cover Monday : Brick by Jen Davies

Hot Cover Monday : Brick by Jen Davies

Such a pretty cover…. look all the tattoo’s and muscles! I’m used to getting my hands dirty. During the day it’s mud and grime on the construction site. At night…it’s the blood I spill. A drug lord’s enforcer does what needs to be done. It’s my obedience, my loyalty to the boss that keeps my family alive. I know I’m teetering on the edge. I’m losing my humanity, I can feel it. It’s changing me, and it’s only a matter of time before the darkness takes over.Then I meet her. Liv. The only person who sees past my busted knuckles and brutal exterior. She sees…me. But being with me will get her killed. The only way I can keep her safe is by staying away. Until her own actions catapult her into the center of my world—a world which will swallow her whole. Now I’m forced to be the ruthless bastard I’ve been for so long. Only this time it’s not to destroy…but to defend.

27 Jan '19

Romance Preview Post 27th Jan ’19 : Releases from Cherise Sinclair, Jenny Holiday & Shannon Stacey

Romance Preview Post 27th Jan ’19 : Releases from Cherise Sinclair, Jenny Holiday & Shannon Stacey

Top Picks is a weekly meme that we do here at Scorching Book Reviews. In this post, I highlight the Romance books that I want to read that are released this week. They are books on my TR pile and only books we are interested in spending money on. I feel I have to point out that books in a series are only going to be featured on here if I have started the series. Cherise Sinclair is Auto-try for me – I loved the prequel to this series and, although I am unsure as to how this will go, I am looking forward to trying it. Pre-ordered. In the Alaska wilderness, four streetwise boys became men—and brothers Now the crazy ex-military survivalist who plucked Gabriel and three other boys from an abusive foster care home has died. But the sarge leaves them a final mission–to revive the dying town of Rescue.  Gabe is done with being a hero. Wounded in body and soul, the retired SEAL simply wants to… Keep Reading »