20 Dec '11

A Nix Review – Burlesque Trio by Alexandra O’Hurley (5 Stars)

Va-Va-Violet is a Burlesque dancer at the height of her career. Blonde, beautiful and bubbly, the crowd adore her and she keeps on bringing them in. Everything seems to be going great, that is until the fateful night that a secret stalker decides that she will become his in the most permanent way by committing murder-suicide the night before she is due to perform. Now she haunts the premises, drifting through time, watching the place that she loves so much change over the times. As the years advance, more ghosts join her in the building, destined to drift in limbo for eternity. The day that Parker and Ciprian take over the building is the most exciting day that she has… Keep Reading »

19 Dec '11

A Nix Short Review – One Knight in Brooklyn by Casea Major (4 Star)

Marianne Caldwell is sick of dates with losers and men who let her down. Signing up for the exclusive “1 night stand” dating service seems to be her last ditch attempt at finding true love. Upon arriving at the swanky hotel, she finds herself whisked away to a medieval land where she is being hunted by a creepy bad guy on horse-back. Being rescued by her very own hero sounds like a fantasy straight from the story books; that is if said hero came with a Brooklyn accent and reminded her of the boys from Jersey shore. Slowly, the bad first impression starts to fade as Robert puts himself in harm’s way to protect her from the horrible baddie. Will… Keep Reading »

18 Dec '11

A Nix Review – Unwrapped by Cari Quinn (4 Stars)

Caitlyn Sachs has decided that 24 is old enough to let go of her virginity. After holding onto it so not to be seen as easy as she perceives the rest of her family to be, it has now become more of a burden than a thing to treasure. However, there is only one of two people that she can fathom sleeping with and convincing them may be a problem. Matt and Tristan are her best friends, work-mates and flatmates; convincing one of them to become her lover may be a step too far. When she returns home one night unexpectedly, she finds them in the middle of some seriously steamy sex. Upset that they have never told her they… Keep Reading »

16 Dec '11

A Nix Short Review – Hot Text by Cari Quinn (5 Stars)

Jeff really hates his sister new loser boyfriend. For a start the man is a jerk but his opinion isn’t improved by the fact the man is still married. When he sees that said loser has left his phone at his baby sister’s house, he takes the chance to text the man’s wife to try to convince her to get him to keep his hands to himself.  Upon meeting her, he finds himself in an interesting dilemma. Does he get the creep away from his precious sister? Or does he give into the temptation to try to get the lovely Karyn for himself? After realising that his sister is big enough to make her own mistakes, he sexts Karyn (Sex… Keep Reading »

13 Dec '11

A Nix Review – Know Thine Enemy by Rosalie Stanton (5 Stars)

A product of a broken home, Izzie latched onto the life of a Vampire Hunter when she was taken under the wing of a man who wanted to mould her into his own personal sidekick. Years into a well-deserved reputation, she only has one rule; don’t attack unless they do first. This rule is what saves her from Ryker when he realises that a Hunter has encroached on his patch. He doesn’t believe in killing humans for sport, so Izzie is safe until she strikes first. When she begins to stir feelings in him that he hasn’t felt in years, he begins to wonder if the Hunter could ever fall in love with her prey. When an old enemy with… Keep Reading »

11 Dec '11

A Nix Review – Caught by Cassandra Carr (4 Stars)

Callie ran away from Jack 3 years ago, but when they meet again at a Christmas party, old feelings start to arise. His sub for well over a year, she ran when she realised that living in a relationship with unrequited love was something that she could no longer do. Older now, she feels stronger and intends to fight for her man. She has always loved him; can she find a way to make him love her back this time? Jack can’t quite believe his eyes when Callie turns up at a friend’s party. The woman that broke his heart, he has never gotten over her leaving. Determined to have her for at least the holiday season, he starts off… Keep Reading »

10 Dec '11

A Nix Review – Two for the Price of One by Sandy Sullivan

Living in a small town, nothing much exciting happens in the world of Emma Weston. That is, until the day the tour bus of her celebrity crush careens through a stop sign, straight into the side of her truck. Emma thought she knew everything that there was to know about Brandon Tucker, shockingly there was one major person in his life that had escaped her knowledge; Brandon Tucker has an identical twin Beau and Beau drives the tour bus. Faced with two of the hottest men on the planet, Emma finds it hard not to swallow her tongue. Luckily for her, choosing who she likes better gets easier when Brandon turns out to be an arrogant ass. Beau Tucker is… Keep Reading »

08 Dec '11

A Vicky Review – Taken Hostage by Ranae Rose (4 Stars)

Tiffany isn’t the type to waste time daydreaming about men, but when a hot stranger smoking – in more ways than one – on the steps of the bank she works at takes her breath away, she can’t help it. He catches her attention as she exits the building on her way to lunch break, and she leaves fantasizing about helping the bank’s newest customer-to-be with much more than just his finances. When he finally approaches the counter, it’s not to open a new account, but to demand that Tiffany fill a pillowcase to the brim with cash – at gunpoint. The gorgeous gunman takes Tiffany on the run as his hostage, and her fear can’t stand up to her… Keep Reading »

06 Dec '11

A Rae Review – Five Ways ‘Til Sunday – Delilah Devlin (5 Stars)

Marti Kowalski is all wrong for Officer Jackson Teague—he just won’t listen to reason. She didn’t finish high school, runs a bar. Has a tattoo and a blue streak in her hair. Yet he still wants to marry her? She can’t say she’s not tempted, but she’s got a bucket list to complete before she ties the knot.Not just any bucket—more like a fifty-five-gallon drum of sexual wishes so explicit, there’s no way one man, even Jackson, can fulfill them all.When Marti turns him down again, Jackson insists on knowing why. That’s when she shows him her list. He takes it, thinks about it—and calls on the only men he can trust: four buddies from his academy graduating class.Between the… Keep Reading »

06 Dec '11

A Nix Short Review – Tales from Frewyn: The Opera by Michelle Franklin (5 Stars)

An Opera is scheduled to be performed in Frewyn but, just before opening night, the controversial adverts threaten both the show and the safety of its director.  The clueless maestro seems to be trying for ratings, without worrying about what the giant, Den Asaan, may think about the parody of his relationship with the Commander. When the Giant demands an immediate performance of the opera, to check that it does not belittle his beloved, it seems that this may be the last performance the famous Marridon ever creates. This is a short read (approximately 35 pages) therefore will be a short review. Did the length bother me in the slightest? Nope, it was the perfect bite sized chunk. The land… Keep Reading »