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25 Jan '15

Review Post : Flirting With Disaster by Victoria Dahl (4.5 Stars)

Review Post : Flirting With Disaster by Victoria Dahl (4.5 Stars)

Flirting with Disaster by Victoria Dahl Series: Girl’s Night Out #3 Published by HQN Books on 2015-02-01 Genres: Contemporary Pages: 384 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • There’s no hiding from sizzling chemistry… Artist Isabelle West has good reasons for preferring a solitary life. Tucked away in a cabin in the woods, she has everything she needs…except a red-hot love life. That is, until a hard-bodied US marshal threatens to unearth secrets she’s spent years protecting. But giving in to the sparks flying between them can only lead to one thing…disaster. Tom Duncan lives by the letter of the law. But no one has tempted him—or confused him—more than free-spirited Isabelle, who arouses his suspicion and his desire. As their connection grows, and their nights get hotter, they find their wild attraction might shake everything he stands for—and expose everything she has to hide. Bonus Girls’ Night Out novella, Fanning the Flames, included! FTC : I requested this from NetGalley for a fair and honest review. I… Keep Reading »

21 Jan '15

Review Post : The Importance of Being Alice by Katie MacAlister (DNF)

Review Post : The Importance of Being Alice by Katie MacAlister (DNF)

The Importance of Being Alice by Katie MacAlister Published by Penguin on 2015-01-06 Genres: Romantic Comedy Pages: 352 Format: eBook Goodreads DNF Amazon US • Amazon UK • First in a new series! From New York Times bestselling author Katie MacAlister comes a series about finding your own wonderland—through one roadblock at a time…. Nothing about Alice Wood’s life is normal right now. Her fiancé, Patrick, called off their wedding and relationship only days before their nonrefundable wedding trip. And though a luxurious European river cruise for one is just what she needs, it’s not what she gets…. Due to a horrible misunderstanding, Alice is now cramped in her “romantic” suite with one of Patrick’s friends. Instead of cruising along the Rhine, Main, and Danube rivers sipping champagne with the love of her life, she’s navigating the waters with a strange—yet mysteriously handsome—British aristocrat. An author, Elliot is just looking for some alone time to write. But his stodgy, serious self is about to be sidetracked by a woman who… Keep Reading »

14 Jan '15

Review Post : Riskier Business by Tessa Bailey (4 Stars)

Review Post : Riskier Business by Tessa Bailey (4 Stars)

Riskier Business (Entangled Select) by Tessa Bailey Series: Crossing the Line #0.5 Published by Macmillan on 2015-01-05 Pages: 140 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • One more game. And this time, there are no rules… After a life of pool hustling and living on the wrong side of the law, Ruby Elliott is living on the straight and narrow with sexy-as-all-hell NYPD detective, Troy Bennett. Now the only trouble Ruby has with the law is the naughty kind, pinned against the wall by Troy’s strict and spectacularly hard body. Obeying his every command. Both of them losing themselves in a lust that borders on obsession… But then her father returns with an offer she can’t refuse: one last hustle in exchange for information. Information she’d die to have. As the pieces and the players of the game reveal themselves, Troy feels the fine edges of his control slipping—control he can’t channel without hurting Ruby. The stakes are high, and the risk higher. Because losing this final game… Keep Reading »

10 Jan '15

Review Post : Love is a Battlefield by Vivian Arend and Elle Kennedy (4 Stars)

Review Post : Love is a Battlefield by Vivian Arend and Elle Kennedy (4 Stars)

Love is a Battlefield by Vivian ArendElle Kennedy Series: DreamMakers #2 Published by Vivian Arend & Elle Kennedy on July 22nd 2014 Genres: Contemporary, Erotic Romance Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Years ago it was far easier for Jack Hunter to keep his hands off his best friend’s little sister. Before they’d signed up and done a couple tours of duty, Pepper Wilson had been nothing more than an annoying tag-along brat. Only now that he’s back for good and working to make DreamMakers a success, Pepper’s home from college and determined to push his every button. FTC : I requested this book from NetGalley for a fair and honest review. I religiously read Viv Arend so I had to read this new series. As a joint venture with Elle Kennedy, this feels very different to her solo stuff and I will be picking up some Elle Kennedy work on the back of it. The heat is off the charts, the plot is quite light and… Keep Reading »

06 Jan '15

Novella Review Post : Rekindled by Maisey Yates (4 Stars)

Novella Review Post : Rekindled by Maisey Yates (4 Stars)

Rekindled by Maisey Yates Series: Silver Creek #2.5 Published by Penguin on 2014-06-17 Genres: Contemporary Pages: 77 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • In USA Today bestselling author Maisey Yates’s latest Silver Creek Romance, a rich girl gets the privilege of starting over—and finding true love. Lucy Ryan got everything she thought she wanted, going from high school queen to Manhattan trophy wife. But none of it was worth staying in a loveless marriage. So now she’s back in Silver Creek—with no money and no place to stay, applying for a job cleaning someone else’s house. And her potential employer is the last person she ever expected to see again. Mac Denton can’t believe the mean girl who once tormented him in high school is now his housekeeper. He looks forward to making her squirm for a few days before she runs back to her rich husband. But Lucy has changed, and he is surprised to find himself attracted to the beautiful, courageous woman she has become…. Keep Reading »

03 Jan '15

Review Post – Burn For Me by Ilona Andrews (4.5 Stars)

Review Post – Burn For Me by Ilona Andrews (4.5 Stars)

Burn for Me by Ilona Andrews Series: Hidden Legacy #1 Published by Harper Collins on 2014-10-28 Genres: UF Pages: 400 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • #1 New York Times bestselling author Ilona Andrews launches a brand new Hidden Legacy series, in which one woman must place her trust in a seductive, dangerous man who sets off an even more dangerous desire… Nevada Baylor is faced with the most challenging case of her detective career—a suicide mission to bring in a suspect in a volatile case. Nevada isn’t sure she has the chops. Her quarry is a Prime, the highest rank of magic user, who can set anyone and anything on fire. Then she’s kidnapped by Connor “Mad” Rogan—a darkly tempting billionaire with equally devastating powers. Torn between wanting to run or surrender to their overwhelming attraction, Nevada must join forces with Rogan to stay alive. Rogan’s after the same target, so he needs Nevada. But she’s getting under his skin, making him care about someone other… Keep Reading »

02 Jan '15

A Review Post : Copper King by Vivian Arend (4 Stars)

A Review Post : Copper King by Vivian Arend (4 Stars)

Copper King by Vivian Arend Series: Takhini Shifters #1 Published by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform on 2014-03-21 Pages: 150 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Three things make billionaire Jim Halcyon’s to-do list: women, work…and more women. It’s a perfect agenda for a rich shifter who has no problem letting his inner grizzly out to play. From the bright lights of Vegas, to the sophisticated action of New York-he’s got the money and the power to do anything he wants. Anything, except resist the lure of Lady Luck, an ancient copper coin he gambles yearly to possess. Jim is determined to regain control of the pretty penny, and damn if he’ll let any bit of eye candy distract him from his goal. Not even the mesmerizing woman in the middle of the casino floor with the shimmering hair and enormous green eyes. With a life-changing move ahead of her, Lillie’s finagled a temporary layover en route to her future. She’s got five days to soak in new… Keep Reading »

23 Dec '14

Review Post : Revenant by Larissa Ione (5 Stars)

Review Post : Revenant by Larissa Ione (5 Stars)

Revenant by Larissa Ione Series: Lord’s of Deliverence #6 Published by Grand Central Publishing on 2014-12-16 Genres: Paranormal Romance, UF Pages: 416 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • HELL HATH NO FURY . . . For five thousand years, Revenant believed he was alone in the world, a fallen angel beyond any redemption. Now he finds he has a twin brother who had all the light and love Revenant was denied. Caught in a tug of war between Heaven and Hell, he must weigh his thirst for revenge against his desire for a mysterious female named Blaspheme-a female whose very origins could deliver him into salvation . . . or destruction. LIKE AN ANGEL SCORNED Blaspheme has a deadly secret: she’s the forbidden offspring of an angel and a fallen angel. Hunted by both heavenly and satanic forces, she has survived only by laying low and trusting no one. When Revenant claims he can save them both, how can she possibly believe him? But the powerful angel… Keep Reading »

14 Dec '14

Review Post : Light My Fire by GA Aikin (A Must Read)

Review Post : Light My Fire by GA Aikin (A Must Read)

Light My Fire by G.A. Aiken Series: Dragon Kin #7 Published by Zebra Books on 2014-11-25 Genres: Fantasy, Paranormal Pages: 448 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • The trouble with humans is that they’re far too sensitive. Forget you put a woman in the local jail for a few months–and she takes it so personally! And yet she is the one trying to assassinate the queen. And now I’m trapped with Elina Shestakova of the Black Bear Riders of the Midnight…gods! That endless name! But what am I to do? I am Celyn the Charming with direct orders from my queen to protect this unforgiving female. Even more shocking, this unforgiving female is completely unimpressed by me. How is that even possible? But I know what I want and, for the moment, I want her. And I’m sure that she, like all females, will learn to adore me. How could she not when I am just so damn charming? FTC: This book is from Netgalley. It was… Keep Reading »

04 Dec '14

Review Post : Merry Christmas Baby by Jill Shalvis (4.5 Stars)

Review Post : Merry Christmas Baby by Jill Shalvis (4.5 Stars)

Merry Christmas, Baby by Jill Shalvis Series: Lucky Harbor #12.5 Published by Grand Central Publishing on 2014-12-02 Pages: 100 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • SEASON’S KISSES . . . Wild child Chloe Thompson can’t believe how much things have changed. She still can’t get enough of her sexy husband Sawyer, but he seems to prefer working to impending fatherhood. So tonight, a very pregnant Chloe is escaping her troubles at the town Christmas party. Sheriff Sawyer Thompson hopes surprising Chloe at the party will give him a chance to set things right. But as the snow begins to fall and the wind rages, he wonders whether he can make it back in time. While mother nature conspires to keep Sawyer and Chloe apart, an unexpected arrival will require them to kiss and make up . . . and ring in the happiest holiday Lucky Harbor has ever seen. 13,000 words FTC : I got this book in exchange for an honest review. This little short is… Keep Reading »