Posts Categorized: review

09 Apr '15

Review Post : Shoulda Been a Cowboy by Maisey Yates (3.5 Stars)

Review Post : Shoulda Been a Cowboy by Maisey Yates (3.5 Stars)

Shoulda Been a Cowboy by Maisey Yates Series: Copper Ridge #0.5 Published by HQN Books on 2015-03-01 Genres: Contemporary Pages: 384 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • In this sexy, sweet prequel novella to her new series, USA TODAY bestselling author Maisey Yates welcomes readers to the charming small town of Copper Ridge, Oregon, where it’s never too late for second chances. There’s not much about his teenage years that Jake Caldwell can be proud of. Except maybe for keeping his hands off cute, kindhearted Cassie Ventimiglia. She was the only one who saw him as more than a tattooed rebel who couldn’t wait to leave the ranching life behind. Now he’s back in Copper Ridge to sell his father’s property—and staying right above Cassie’s coffee shop. And out of nowhere, the girl he’s never forgotten is offering a whole lot more than fresh-baked muffins… Jake’s dark, smoldering appeal hasn’t changed one bit. But Cassie has. Following everyone else’s rules didn’t quite work out. Time to ask… Keep Reading »

02 Apr '15

A Review Post : The Slayer by Kele Moon (5 Stars)

A Review Post : The Slayer by Kele Moon (5 Stars)

The Slayer by Kele Moon Series: Untamed Hearts #2 Published by Loose ID on 2015-03-24 Genres: Contemporary, Erotic Romance, Romance Pages: 464 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • To Chuito the apartment was a self-imposed prison for a lifetime of sins. To Alaine, the girl next door, it was salvation from her overbearing, religious father. He was a devil. She was an angel. Two people who should’ve never met, let alone become friends, but it’s not until they give into the dangerous passion that’s been simmering under the surface for five years that things go to hell. On the outside, Chuito ‘The Slayer’ Garcia is on top of the world. He’s successful. He’s wealthy. He’s a champion MMA fighter surrounded by friends who support him, but they don’t know what he was before he came to Garnet. A gangster. A thief. An addict. A murderer. Now his past is churning up demons he can’t ignore. Chuito knows he needs to go back to Miami to end it,… Keep Reading »

28 Mar '15

Review Post : Soulbound by Kristen Callihan (5 Stars)

Review Post : Soulbound by Kristen Callihan (5 Stars)

Soulbound by Kristen Callihan Series: Darkest London #6 Published by Grand Central Publishing on 2015-02-24 Genres: Paranormal, Paranormal Romance Pages: 384 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Once two souls are joined . . . When Adam’s soul mate rejected him, there was more at stake than his heart. After seven hundred years of searching, his true match would have ended the curse that keeps his spirit in chains. But beautiful, stubborn Eliza May fled-and now Adam is doomed to an eternity of anguish, his only hope for salvation gone . . . Their hearts will beat together forever No matter how devilishly irresistible Adam was, Eliza couldn’t stand the thought of relinquishing her freedom forever. So she escaped. But she soon discovers she is being hunted-by someone far more dangerous. The only man who can help is the one man she vowed never to see again. Now Adam’s kindness is an unexpected refuge, and Eliza finds that some vows are made to be broken . …. Keep Reading »

26 Mar '15

Review Post : The Unleashing by Shelly Laurenston (4 Stars)

Review Post : The Unleashing by Shelly Laurenston (4 Stars)

The Unleashing by Shelly Laurenston Series: Call of the Crows #1 Published by Kensington Books on 31-03-2015 Genres: Paranormal Romance Pages: 400 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • WINGING IT Kera Watson never expected to face death behind a Los Angeles coffee shop. Not after surviving two tours lugging an M16 around the Middle East. If it wasn’t for her hot Viking customer showing up too late to help, nobody would even see her die. In uncountable years of service to the Allfather Odin, Ludvig “Vig” Rundstrom has never seen anyone kick ass with quite as much style as Kera. He knows one way to save her life—but she might not like it. Signing up with the Crows will get Kera a new set of battle buddies: cackling, gossiping, squabbling, party-hearty women. With wings. So not the Marines. But Vig can’t give up on someone as special as Kera. With a storm of oh-crap magic speeding straight for L.A., survival will depend on combining their strengths: Kera’s… Keep Reading »

17 Mar '15

Review Post : Tangible by Jody Wallace (3.5 Stars) (A short review)

Review Post : Tangible by Jody Wallace (3.5 Stars) (A short review)

Tangible by Jody Wallace Series: Dreamwalkers #1 Published by Samhain Publishing on 2013-05-28 Genres: Fantasy, Fiction, Urban Pages: 135 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Dreams don’t come true, but nightmares do. When Zeke Garrett is reactivated to mentor the next dreamer that pops up on the Somnium’s radar, he’s sure it’s a mistake. The covert organization is still struggling to conceal the fallout from his last assignment, a fatal catastrophe. From the first blast of her pepper spray, he realizes this neonati, whose nightmares manifest vampires straight from the pages of pop-culture, is more than he bargained for—a potential dreamwalker. But before her training can begin, he has to convince the stubborn, mouthy woman she’s not dreaming. Maggie Mackey hasn’t slept well in a month, but that doesn’t explain how the monsters from her nightmares suddenly seem so real. Or why, when a team of intimidating, sword-wielding toughs rescue her, their leader captures her mouth in a swift, knee-weakening kiss. Once he tears himself away, Zeke’s… Keep Reading »

15 Mar '15

Review Post : Running Blind by Cindy Gerard (1 Star)

Review Post : Running Blind by Cindy Gerard (1 Star)

Running Blind by Cindy Gerard Series: One Eyed Jacks #3 Published by Pocket Books on 02-24-25 Genres: Suspense Pages: 384 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Tension sizzles in this new book in the One-Eyed Jacks series byNew York Times bestseller Cindy Gerard: a sexy, pulse-pounding story featuring special ops agent Jamie Cooper and a female cyber analyst as they fight for justice and fall in love. No commitments, no promises, no looking back. Those are her rules. They used to be his rules, too. Counterterrorism operative and shameless playboy Jamie Cooper has gone head-to-head with some formidable opponents, but none so quick-witted, free-spirited, and smokin’ hot as security analyst Rhonda Burns. She lives up to her name, all fiery passion and zero inhibitions. In the wake of a sniper attack that leaves a close friend clinging to life, the duo is pegged to undertake the One-Eyed Jacks’ latest security mission alone—an assignment that leads them to a top-secret desert military facility. Almost immediately, the sexual tension… Keep Reading »

21 Feb '15

Review Post : Driven by Fate by Tessa Bailey (4 Stars)

Review Post : Driven by Fate by Tessa Bailey (4 Stars)

Driven by Fate by Tessa Bailey Series: Serve #5 on 16/2/15 Genres: BDSM Pages: 181 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • The first rule is obey… and she already broke it. Francesca “Frankie” De Luca always pays her debts. Even when it means stepping inside Serve, the sensuous Manhattan club that caters to particular adult desires. For Frankie, it’s a taste of something she’s always wanted—and never received. Until a sharply dressed Brit orders her into his room, and instructs her to undress before delivering the carnal punishment she so desperately needs… She wasn’t the woman Porter Evans was expecting. Not this wild thing with the pale, silvery eyes. And such cheek. But she violates Porter’s strict rules of control. Temptation is a dangerous thing indeed. Yet everything about Frankie cries out for schooling about the tantalizing interplay of pleasure and pain. So Porter offers Frankie a deal she can’t refuse—and the only thing she owes him is submission… FTC : I got this review from the… Keep Reading »

08 Feb '15

Review Post : Firewall by Sonya Clark (5 Stars)

Review Post : Firewall by Sonya Clark (5 Stars)

Firewall by Sonya Clark Series: Magic Born #3 Published by Carina Press on 2014-12-01 Genres: Sci-Fi Pages: 209 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • She was the only Magic Born to ever escape the Rangers. Now there’s a ten-million-dollar bounty for her return. Trancehacker Tuyet Caron could have left New Corinth for good, but instead uses her magic and risks her life on a daily basis to help the Magic Born. She’s been careful to avoid capture, but a careless glance at a video camera brings her face to face with the Ranger who let her go. Captain Dale Hayes let Tuyet walk away once, but he won’t make that mistake again. When faced with the ultimate choice, however, he chooses her with barely a thought. But that also means siding with the Magic Born and becoming a fugitive in the eyes of the law. Tuyet and Dale plan to flee, but are caught in a deadly riot that kills innocent people. Outraged, the pair vows to… Keep Reading »

03 Feb '15

Review Post : Witchlight by Sonya Clark (4.5 Stars)

Review Post : Witchlight by Sonya Clark (4.5 Stars)

Witchlight by Sonya Clark Series: Magic Born #2 Published by Carina Press on 2014-06-30 Genres: Fantasy, Sci-Fi, UF Pages: 214 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Book two of Magic Born In 2066, the Magic Born are segregated in urban reservations. The laws do not protect them, or their allies. Councilwoman Elizabeth Marsden is a powerful player in New Corinth politics, but a closely guarded secret could destroy her life—she’s a hidden Magic Born. Her family has gone to great lengths to erase all her magic-related records, until a trancehacking outlaw discovers the last remaining one… Vadim Bazarov smuggles Magic Borns through the underground railroad and threatens to reveal Elizabeth’s secret unless she helps him access blank ID cards. Elizabeth wants to hate him for having a stranglehold on her life, but can’t help being attracted to someone so sure of who and what he is. Vadim initially sees her as a political ice queen, but is intrigued by her suppressed magical abilities. He trains Elizabeth to… Keep Reading »

28 Jan '15

Review Post : Risking it All by Tessa Bailey (4.5 Stars)

Review Post : Risking it All by Tessa Bailey (4.5 Stars)

Risking it All by Tessa Bailey Series: Crossing the Line #1 Published by Macmillan on 2015-01-27 Genres: Erotic Romance Pages: 400 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • NYPD detective Seraphia Newsom will avenge her brother’s death at any cost. Even if it means insinuating herself into a rough, Brooklyn street gang and going so far undercover, she’s not sure she’ll be able to get out. Every minute she spends in their midst means the clock ticking down on her life, especially when she overhears something that could get her killed. Bowen Driscol is the heir to a crime enterprise. He never asked for the job, but with his father behind bars, he has no choice but to step in and keep the operation running. But when the NYPD blackmails him with a piece of damning information in exchange for aiding an undercover cop, he finds himself on the other side of the law for the first time in his life. Bowen knows the danger Sera is in,… Keep Reading »