Posts Categorized: review

11 May '17

Review Post : I just couldn’t get into Boys and Toys by Cara Lockwood

Review Post : I just couldn’t get into Boys and Toys by Cara Lockwood

Boys and Toys by Cara Lockwood Published by Harlequin on 2014-07-15 Genres: Contemporary, Romance Pages: 85 Format: eBook Goodreads DNF Amazon US • Amazon UK • Every girl has a goody drawer. Sex toy party hostess Liv Tanaka has a collection. Vibrating purple rabbits, cherry-flavored edible underwear, flavored oils… Hey, wearing a leather corset and stilettos (while selling dildos) pays the bills. Just don’t tell her very conservative parents. Because if they discovered Liv’s sex-toy-selling “Asian Elvira” alter ego, her parents would disown her. So far, Liv’s doing a bang-up job of keeping her two worlds separate…until Porter Benjamin shows up at her party. Tall and too-tasty-to-resist Porter, who works for her father. Porter, who wants Liv to host a party just for him. And oh, she’s tempted. But getting involved with Porter means mixing those two worlds that Liv desperately needs to keep separate. And now Liv’s Naughty Toybox is starting to look a lot like Pandora’s box…. FTC : Got it from NetGalley …. I haven’t got any… Keep Reading »

03 May '17

Review Post : Shelly Laurenston delivers in this hilariously out-there Viking PNR (5 Stars)

Review Post : Shelly Laurenston delivers in this hilariously out-there Viking PNR (5 Stars)

The Undoing by Shelly Laurenston Series: Call of the Crow #2 Published by Kensington on 2016-03-29 Genres: Paranormal, Paranormal Romance, Romance Pages: 400 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • A risk worth taking… No one would ever accuse Jace Berisha of having an easy life—considering her husband…you know…killed her. But that was then! Now she fights for mighty Viking gods with the spectacular and vicious Crows. But things are turning very bad, very quickly because a vengeful, ancient goddess has come into the world with just one thing on her mind—ending it. And the only way they can hope to stop her is if the Crows join forces with their one-time enemies, the Protectors. A Viking Clan created to do nothing but kill every Crow they see. Thankfully, Protector Ski Eriksen is a peace loving kind of guy. Because the woman he is desperately trying to get close to is the beautiful and not-very-chatty Jace. Battling Nordic clans? Unkillable goddesses? Jace’s mean-spirited dog? None of these things… Keep Reading »

26 Apr '17

Review Post : A massive 5 stars for the dark and sexy On the Edge by Ilona Andrews

Review Post : A massive 5 stars for the dark and sexy On the Edge by Ilona Andrews

On The Edge by Ilona Andrews Series: The Edge #1 Published by NYLA on 2009-09-29 Genres: Fantasy, Paranormal, Romance, Urban Pages: 336 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Rose Drayton lives on the Edge, between the world of the Broken (where people drive cars, shop at Wal-Mart, and magic is a fairy tale) and the Weird (where blueblood aristocrats rule, changelings roam, and the strength of your magic can change your destiny). Only Edgers like Rose can easily travel from one world to the next, but they never truly belong in either. Rose thought if she practiced her magic, she could build a better life for herself. But things didn’t turn out how she planned, and now she works a minimum wage, off the books job in the Broken just to survive. Then Declan Camarine, a blueblood noble straight out of the deepest part of the Weird, comes into her life, determined to have her (and her power). But when a terrible danger invades the Edge from… Keep Reading »

18 Apr '17

Review Post – Learning the Ropes by Kim Dare (3.5 Stars)

Review Post – Learning the Ropes by Kim Dare (3.5 Stars)

Learning the Ropes by Kim Dare Series: Sex Sells #3 Published by Resplendence Publishing, LLC on 2012-05-23 Genres: BDSM, Male-Male Pages: 97 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Working for a company whose slogan is ‘Sex sells and we’re very good at sex’ isn’t easy for a man with an apparently inexhaustible ability to blush. Things only get more embarrassing for Floyd when he’s sent to construct an advertising campaign for a BDSM club. As if that wasn’t bad enough, the owner of the club is Peter Ingram, the silent partner in SKIN designs, which technically makes him Floyd’s boss. If he screws this up, Floyd’s going to be looking for a new job. His only option is to set aside his embarrassment and throw himself into learning everything there is to know about leather. But when Peter agrees to teach Floyd what submission really means, suddenly it’s not only his job that’s at risk. FTC : I bought this book  … 🙂 Book-Shelf Hash-Tags :  #BDSM… Keep Reading »

11 Apr '17

Review Post : Nobody But You by Jill Shalvis (4 Stars)

Review Post : Nobody But You by Jill Shalvis (4 Stars)

Nobody But You by Jill Shalvis Series: Cedar Ridge #3 Published by Grand Central Publishing on 2016-03-29 Genres: Contemporary, Romance, Romantic Comedy Pages: 368 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • From New York Times bestselling author Jill Shalvis… SOMETIMES YOU CAN GO HOME AGAIN . . . After an overseas mission goes wrong, Army Special Forces officer Jacob Kincaid knows where he must go to make things right: back home to the tiny town of Cedar Ridge, Colorado. All he needs to scrub away his painful past is fresh mountain air, a lakeside cabin, and quiet solitude. But what he discovers is a gorgeous woman living on a boat at his dock. Sophie Marren has nowhere else to go. She’s broke, intermittently seasick, and fighting a serious attraction to the brooding, dishy, I’m-too-sexy-for-myself guy who’s now claiming her dock. Something about Jacob’s dark intensity makes her want to tease-and tempt-him beyond measure. Neither one wants to give any ground . . . until they realize the only… Keep Reading »

30 May '16

Hot Cover Monday : Forevermore by Kristen Callihan

Hot Cover Monday : Forevermore by Kristen Callihan

Isolated and alone, Sin Evernight is one of the most powerful supernatural creatures in heaven and on earth. As an angel of vengeance, he hunts down the darkest evil, but when his long-lost friend, Layla Starling, needs him, he vows to become her protector. Even though she will be horrified by the man he has become. Now a famous singer and the toast of London, Layla believes that Sin is only here to guard her from rabid fans and ardent suitors. However, the truth is far more sinister. Desperate to avoid losing Layla a second time, Sin will face a test of all his powers to defeat an unstoppable foe – and win an eternity with the woman he loves.

19 Apr '16

Review – One Night Charmer by Maisey Yates (3.5 Stars)

Review – One Night Charmer by Maisey Yates (3.5 Stars)

One Night Charmer by Maisey Yates Series: Copper Ridge #4 Published by HQN Books on 2016-05-01 Genres: Contemporary, Fiction, General, Romance, Western Pages: 384 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Copper Ridge, Oregon’s favorite bachelor is about to meet his match If the devil wore flannel, he’d look like Ace Thompson. He’s gruff. Opinionated. Infernally hot. The last person that Sierra West wants to ask for a bartending job—not that she has a choice. Ever since discovering that her “perfect” family is built on a lie, Sierra has been determined to make it on her own. Resisting her new boss should be easy when they’re always bickering. Until one night, the squabbling stops…and something far more dangerous takes over. Ace has a personal policy against messing around with staff—or with spoiled rich girls. But there’s a steel backbone beneath Sierra’s silver-spoon upbringing. She’s tougher than he thought, and so much more tempting. Enough to make him want to break all his rules, even if it means risking… Keep Reading »

24 Feb '16

Review Post : Unravelled by Lorelei James (5 Stars)

Review Post : Unravelled by Lorelei James (5 Stars)

Unraveled by Lorelei James Series: Mastered #3 Published by Penguin Group USA on 2015-03-03 Genres: BDSM, Erotic Romance Pages: 456 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • In this sizzling continuation of the Mastered Series by New York Timesbestselling author Lorelei James, a man will find the domination he’s always craved . . . . Knox Lofgren is asked to run the martial arts program at Black Arts with Shiori Hirano, Ronin Black’s sister, while Sensei Black travels. Publicly, Shiori cooperates with Knox, and the two highest-ranked belts appear as a unified front – but in private, they butt heads constantly, despite the undeniable attraction between them. Soon their power exchanges start to make for a sweltering dynamic in the bedroom . . . . At first, Knox is shocked to be living out his submissive desires with the sexy Domme, but Shiori sets out to prove to him that embracing his true sexual nature doesn’t make him a weak man. But even while their sexual relationship grants… Keep Reading »

04 Feb '16

Review Post : My Kind of Wonderful by Jill Shalvis (4 Stars)

Review Post : My Kind of Wonderful by Jill Shalvis (4 Stars)

My Kind of Wonderful by Jill Shalvis Series: Cedar Ridge #2 Published by Grand Central Publishing on 2015-12-22 Pages: 368 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • UNEXPECTED AND UNDENIABLE . . . Bailey Moore has an agenda: skiing in the Rockies, exploring castles in Europe, ballroom dancing in Argentina. Now that she has a second lease on life, she’s determined not to miss a thing. What she doesn’t realize is that item #1 comes with a six-foot-one ski god hot enough to melt a polar ice cap. She doesn’t want to miss out on him either, but Hudson Kincaid isn’t the type of guy to love and let go. And as gorgeous as Cedar Ridge is, she’s not planning to stick around. As head of ski patrol at his family’s resort, Hud thinks he’s seen it all. But never has he run into someone like Bailey. She might look delicate, but her attitude is all firecracker. And her infectious joy touches something deep within him that he’s… Keep Reading »

20 Jan '16

Review Post : Rough Road by Vanessa North (4 Stars)

Review Post : Rough Road by Vanessa North (4 Stars)

Rough Road by Vanessa North Series: Lake Lovelace #2 Published by Riptide Publishing on 2015-09-28 Genres: BDSM, Male-Male Pages: 164 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Eddie Russell is many things: A wealthy pillar of the community. An outrageous flirt. A doting best friend. A masochist with a kink for brawling with his bedmates. But he is definitely not a man who invites intimacy. His friends are close but few, his lovers rarer still. When Eddie runs his Mercedes off the road on a hot July afternoon, Wish Carver comes to his aid—and leaves his number in Eddie’s phone. Wish, a road crew worker half Eddie’s age and sexy as sin, seems fascinated by Eddie’s different sides. Mutual attraction and compatible kinks ignite the sheets, but it’s their connection outside the bedroom that Eddie begins to crave. When the two come down on opposite sides of a local issue, Eddie finds his growing feelings for Wish at odds with his business interests and his devotion to his… Keep Reading »