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Vipers Run - A Skulls Creek Novel, #1

This very gritty and spicy contemporary tale is a compelling yet stark and violent picture of the life of those who live in a motorcycle club culture. The intense and sensual scenes are interspersed with a glimpse of the rigid hierarchy and...

4 Stars
  • Author: Stephanie Tyler
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary
  • Publisher: Signet

Secret Service Rescue - The Adair Legacy

This entertaining romantic suspense story is apparently connected to several others which detail the various members of a powerful woman’s family yet it can be read as a standalone. The mystery and gradually revealed relationships are juxta...

4 Stars

Sparrow Hill Road

First, let me say that I am not a big fan of creepy horror stories so I was a little concerned about the premise for this novel yet intrigued by the description. I was drawn in by the lyrical descriptions of life on the road as a ghost and...

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  • Author: Seanan McGuire
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: DAW

After Dark

Both of these exciting and sensual paranormal tales give a brief glimpse of the fascinating worlds these authors have created. There are allusions to other tales in the series, and cameos by characters introduced elsewhere but each story ca...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Gena Showalter, Kait Ballenger
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: HQN Books

I'm Not Cute! Baby Owl

“I’m Not Cute” by Jonathan Allen is the adorable (dare I say, cute) children’s book featuring an owlet who objects to being called cute...until he isn’t. The forest animals enjoy interacting with the not so “huge and scary hunting machine”...

4 Stars

DreamWorks' Dragons - Riders of Berk - Dragon Down

“DreamWorks Dragons, Riders of Berk: Dragon Down” by Simon Furman et al. is a very cute comic book featuring the characters from the animated movie, “How to Train Your Dragon”. It includes an introduction of the various characters and their...

4 Stars

Wyatt's War - Hearts & Heroes, #1

This entertaining erotic contemporary romance gives an inside look at the complications of hosting an international gathering and highlights the issues facing soldiers who have undergone the horrors of war. The sensual connection between tw...

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Target - Vicky Peterwald, #1

This is another fun addition to a very entertaining science fiction series that continues to explore the interaction between feuding humans who discover they have a common enemy in an inimical alien race. The deliberate obtuseness displayed...

4 Stars

Hidden Prey - Lawmen Book 1

I love romantic suspense stories and this one definitely appeals to my love of a mixture of excitement and love story. There is always a soft spot in my heart for those in the law enforcement field and yum, this series promises to hit all o...

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The River Leith

“The River Leith” is a poignant m/m erotic novella that follows the travails of a MMA fighter, Leith Wenz, who has no memory of the past three years. Even more shocking, he has forgotten his relationship with his partner Zach Stephens, who...

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Midnight Crossroad - Midnight, Texas, #1

This quirky and somewhat dark paranormal mystery is one of those stealth reads that starts very slowly and gradually builds momentum to its surprising conclusion. There are allusions to a couple of this author’s other series (‘Harper Connol...

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  • Author: Charlaine Harris
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Since I Saw You - Because You Are Mine #4

This deliciously erotic romance continues a intriguing series which spotlights a group of men who are initially connected only by their ties to a disturbing yet brilliant man but who gradually establish deep emotional ties to each other and...

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  • Author: Beth Kery
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary
  • Publisher: Berkley

Mind Games - ParaNormal Detective, #3

This exciting addition to a fun new adult fantasy series continues to reveal more about the complicated Cassie Scot who has to juggle her duties to the town as a deputy and the obligations inherent in being a member of a very powerful magic...

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The Accidental Duchess - Fairbourne Quartet, #4

This engaging historical romance continues the saga of a group of unconventional women who are friends and the men who are important to them. The misconceptions perpetrated by secrecy and attempts at discretion compound the estrangement tha...

4 Stars
  • Author: Madeline Hunter
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Historical
  • Publisher: Jove

Poison Promise - Elemental Assassin, #11

This addictive urban fantasy series continues to highlight what the very protective and skilled Gin does best, kick butt and never give up. There seems to be no end to the supply of nasty villains who make appearances in Gin’s life and, alt...

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Love Potions

A madcap paranormal romance novella, this story is filled with quirky characters and magical and mystical happenings. The action gets a bit frenetic and I am not quite thrilled with the high-handedness displayed by the family but I can’t de...

4 Stars

Born to be Wild - Nightstar, #6

A very spicy contemporary romance novella, this story adds to the portrait of the complex members of a band that has had its ups and downs. I’ve always been fascinated by Riku’s individualism and was looking forward to getting a closer look...

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Nothing but Smoke - Fire and Rain, #3

This poignant story contrasts the plight of two different men who have vastly different interactions with their respective mothers and who are at different stages of dealing with their sexuality. The intense pressure on Nicky eventually has...

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High-Sticked - Hot Ice, #5

This is a great addition to an entertaining erotic romance series. I like the fact that Todd is so determined to be true to himself once he makes the decision to throw himself into the relationship with Matthew. He refuses to use this as a...

4 Stars

The Collector

The beauty of Ms. Roberts’ works stems from her ability to provide a wealth of information about her charismatic characters and their multitude of pursuits even as a compelling story unfolds. Despite the fact that I am less than enamored wi...

5 Stars
  • Author: Nora Roberts
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romantic Suspense
  • Publisher: Putnam

Healing Hark - Doms of Chicago, #8

This story is a nice mixture of sensuality and mystery as three men explore the dynamics of a BDSM relationship and the give and take involved in gifting someone with the trust necessary to assume a submissive or a dominant role. The past h...

4 Stars

Coaxing his Skittish Lynx - A Paranormal's Love, #7

This story provides an interesting twist on paranormal beings who form very unusual pairs. The complications of being a gargoyle who is immobile during half of each day is evidently offset by the sensual solutions available once a bondmate...

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  • Author: Charlie Richards
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: HOT Romance, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: eXtasy Books

Otherwise Engaged

This story combines an entertaining spy tale with a chilling murder mystery while showcasing some of the obstacles facing women during this era of history. The resourceful Amity is a coolheaded female who is quick on her feet and an adventu...

4 Stars
  • Author: Amanda Quick
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Historical, * Romantic Suspense
  • Publisher: Putnam

Shadow Spell - Book Two of The Cousins O’Dwyer Trilogy

This enthralling series weaves a wondrous spell that evokes the beauty and mystery of Ireland while exploring the difficulties of loving and being loved. The mystic bond between the O’Dwyer siblings and those related by blood and affection...

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  • Author: Nora Roberts
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary
  • Publisher: Berkley

Twilight Hunter - The Execution Underground, #1

This erotic paranormal tale has a lot of interesting elements that give a slightly different slant on the concept of shapeshifting and Beserkers and involves a multiplicity of different entities but it doesn’t quite coalesce for me. There a...

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  • Author: Kait Ballenger
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: HQN Books

The Place I Belong - A Whisper Horse Novel

This heartwarming story is an excellent addition to a wonderful series that explores the bond between animals and humans and the healing power of love. There are plenty of serious issues which are explored, including alcoholism and libel, b...

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SEAL My Destiny - SEAL Brotherhood, #6

This military romance novella is a touching glimpse of the struggles faced by anyone who has lost someone important to them compounded by dealing with the horrors of war. The story expertly weaves together familiar characters from the delic...

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  • Author: Sharon Hamilton
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Uniformed Heroes, * Romantic Suspense, * Under 45k Words
  • Publisher: AL Publishing

Moro's Price

This mesmerizing novella is a fantastic combination of science fiction and sensuality which explores the dark seduction of pain and pleasure. The remarkable combination of fantastical beings and imaginative worlds and situations are blended...

5 Stars
  • Author: MC Hana
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: BDSM, * SPICY: HOT Romance, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Loose Id LLC

A Turn of Light - Night's Edge, #1

“A Turn of Light” by Julie Czerneda is a fabulous fantasy tale that is an unusual coming of age story that follows Jenn Nalynn as she approaches her pivotal nineteenth birthday. The very insulated population of the valley of Marrowdell has...

5 Stars

Deeper Than Need - A Secrets & Shadows Novel, #1

3.75 stars This romantic suspense novel forms the basis for an intense series that centers around a locale that is definitely not a template for a warm small town vibe. The harsh events that are woven into the town’s history, along with the...

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Sweet Revenge - Sin Brothers, #2

This action-packed thriller provides a sensational read that combines fantastical warriors, a poignant and intense bond formed between a group of intensely loyal brothers and an enigmatic woman who tries to achieve the unattainable, sway a...

5 Stars
  • Author: Rebecca Zanetti
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Uniformed Heroes, * Romantic Suspense
  • Publisher: Forever

Tooth & Claw - The Wild World of Big Predators

“Tooth & Claw: The Wild World of Big Predators” by Jim Arnosky is a slightly oversized and beautifully illustrated children’s book that does a nice job of introducing various predatory mammalian species, particularly the felids with a nod t...

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Parker's Passion - Tryst Island Series, #6

This stirring novella combines both the sensual heat that readers have come to expect from this enjoyable series and the emotional depth that this author does such a great job of conveying. Particularly enjoyable for me was the alternate vi...

5 Stars

A Study in Ashes - Book Three in The Baskerville Affair

This intricately woven tale continues to enthrall with its depiction of a remarkable society where progress in mechanical and chemical sciences intersect with manipulations using magic and arcane elements. The delightful utilization of key...

5 Stars
  • Author: Emma Jane Holloway
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: * SF: Science Fiction, * SF: Steampunk
  • Publisher: Del Rey

Honor Reclaimed - Hornet, #2

This action-packed series continues, with tantalizing glimpses of the events that continue to hone all of these compelling warriors. The remarkable blend of political and military machinations continue to complicate the lives and careers of...

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The Prosecutor - Book 1

This enjoyable romantic suspense tale is a great look at the machinations involved in the legal world and also provides a heartbreaking perspective on the difficulty of proving one’s innocence. The author does a wonderful job of presenting...

4 Stars

Puddle Pug

“Puddle Pug” by Kim Norman is a cute children’s book illustrated by Keika Yamaguchi that celebrates the joy of puddles. Percy the pug leaps and frolics through all kinds of puddles but naturally the one he likes the best is already claimed...

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Need You Tonight - A Loving on the Edge Novel

This is another of this author’s remarkably striking sensual tales that starts with a bang (sorry, couldn’t resist) and continues to enthrall even as the searingly emotional events continue to be revealed. The combination of sometimes shock...

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  • Author: Roni Loren
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * SPICY: HOT Romance
  • Publisher: Berkley

Labyrinth of Stars - A Hunter Kiss Novel, #5

This mesmerizing urban fantasy series continues to enthrall with its combination of intense action, horrific violence and searing loyalty and love. The twists that are the hallmark of these stories continue to be unveiled and the darkly hum...

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  • Author: Marjorie M. Liu
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Goodnight Songs - Illustrated by Twelve Award-Winning Picture Book Artists

The lovely children’s book, “Goodnight Songs” by the late Margaret Wise Brown is a beautifully illustrated book of lullabies by the beloved author which is accompanied by a CD of the cute poems as songs. Each poem is charmingly imagined in...

5 Stars

Sail to the Moon - Nightstar 5

This wonderfully descriptive contemporary erotic romance series follows a group of larger than life musicians as they each find love. It is fascinating to me that this author is able to provide such depth and texture in the all too short no...

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Kiss The Enemy - Slye Temp, #4

This rollercoaster read is a fun blend of danger and romance with a definitely kick-butt heroine who has her own agenda and past baggage to deal with that is not helped any by running into a guy who complicates her life immensely, just by h...

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Wolf in Gucci Loafers - Tales of the Harker Pack, #2

This delicious m/m erotic paranormal romance continues an intriguing series that focuses on the relatively rare gay wolf-shifters in a particular pack. Another very unusual couple of males have to find a way to become comfortable with one a...

4 Stars
  • Author: Tara Lain
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: HOT Romance, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Dreamspinner Press

Take Over at Midnight - The Night Stalkers, #5

The exciting stories in this fantastic series are filled with vivid imagery and remarkable scenarios that remind the reader of the danger and stress that these warriors are subjected to and willingly face. This author creates an enthralling...

4 Stars

The Curse of the Brimstone Contract - The Steampunk Detectives, #1

This is a fun introduction to what promises to be a very entertaining steampunk series featuring atypical main characters. I greatly enjoyed the focus on different cultures as it contrasts with the challenge of dealing with a society that i...

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Dangerously Bound - A Dangerous Romance

This contemporary erotic romance gives a fascinating look at rope bondage as part of a BDSM encounter. It is a bit difficult for me to understand the allure of a relationship that includes biting hard enough to leave bruises but there is de...

4 Stars
  • Author: Eden Bradley
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: HOT Romance, * Contemporary, * SPICY: BDSM
  • Publisher: Berkley

The Guild - Guardians of Destiny #3

This entertaining story continues building on the fantastical world created by this imaginative author who excels in world-building. It is amazing that so many disparate societies coexist on this world, each with an impressively vivid set o...

4 Stars
  • Author: Jean Johnson
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Berkley

A Study in Darkness - Book Two in The Baskerville Affair

This delightful steampunk tale blends the conventions of the beloved Sherlock Holmes series with an enthralling reimagining of a world where some people have magic and others monopolize the different forms of tangible power. The intriguing...

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  • Author: Emma Jane Holloway
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: * SF: Science Fiction, * SF: Steampunk
  • Publisher: Del Rey

Risky Game - An Out of Bounds Novel, #3

This delicious contemporary romance was a delightful surprise to read with its combination of heat and humor. There are intriguing twists provided by the health issues facing the sexy athlete who is understandably concerned about his career...

4 Stars
  • Author: Tracy Solheim
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Rom: Sports
  • Publisher: Berkley

Kane's Bounty - On the Hunt

This very sensual tale combines both a fascinating world where psychic powers are readily accepted and an exciting suspenseful story. The main characters are sexy and compelling and the author does an excellent job of creating vivid situati...

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