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I, Richard

Elizabeth George once again proves her mastery at depicting the vagaries of human nature with her collection of short stories in I, Richard .  Exposure , the first offering, follows a group of visiting scholars participating in a Cambr...

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In Pursuit of a Scandalous Lady - Book 1 in a new series

A risqué painting leads to a wager between three young ladies of the ton and the three gentlemen who catch them trying to remove the painting from the club that it graces.  Gayle Callen’s In Pursuit of a Scandalous Lady &n...

4 Stars

The Heavenstone Secrets - Heavenstone Series, Book 1

V.C. Andrews’ The Heavenstone Secrets is the chilling tale of two teenage sisters who have grown up as the darlings of their doting parents.  The announcement that a new baby is on the way shakes the foundation that the Heavensto...

4 Stars

A Wolf by Any Other Name - Part of the Luck of the Irish series.

A Wolf By Any Other Name by Kate Douglas features Zevulun Cable who attends a wedding with a couple of friends and somehow manages to drunkenly ensnare a leprechaun who bargains for his freedom by granting each a wish for his deepest desire...

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The Golden Season

The Golden Season  by Connie Brockway features Lady Lydia Eastlake who has been the toast of the town for years but suddenly her circumstances have reduced her to needing to find a wealthy husband in order to continue her lifestyle.&nb...

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Show No Fear - Nina Reilly Series #12

Show No Fear is the latest Nina Reilly mystery penned by sisters Pam and Mary writing as Perri O’Shaughnessy.  The perfect storm surrounds Nina as her mother battles both the effects of her disease and the malpractice perpetrated...

4 Stars

Charming the Devil - Witches of Mayfair Trilogy, Book 3

The women of Lavender House are also called Les Chausettes and each has her own issues as well as arcane powers.  Lois Greiman’s Charming the Devil concentrates on Faye Nettles and her ability to detect lies.  Having found s...

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  • Author: Lois Greiman
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Historical, Romantic Elements
  • Publisher: HarperCollins

SEALed with a Ring

Davy Graziano is a Navy SEAL medic who has been blessed with an attractive face and winning personality.  He meets businesswoman JJ Caruthers at a fellow SEAL’s wedding and the sparks fly and ignite an incandescent one-night stan...

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Provocative in Pearls - The Rarest Blooms #2

Grayson, Earl of Hawkeswell has existed in marital limbo for two long years.  The bride that he was marrying for her fortune disappeared on their wedding day and his inability to confirm her death has prevented him from being able to a...

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Scandal On Rincon Hill - A Sarah Woolson Mystery, Book 4

Sarah Woolson is a female attorney in San Francisco.  Her uniqueness lies in the fact that she is practicing (or trying to) during the 19th century in a society that maintains the belief that young women should have finding a husband a...

4 Stars

Child of Darkness - Lightworld/Darkworld Series #2

Child of Darkness  by Jennifer Armintrout  is the second volume of her Lightworld/Darkworld  series and focuses on the child of Queene Ayla of the Lightworld Fae.  Ayla seeks to protect her only offspring by never acknow...

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  • Author: Jennifer Armintrout
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
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  • Publisher: MIRA

Queene of Light - Lightworld/Darkworld Series #1

Jennifer Armintrout’s Lightword / Darkworld series begins with Queene of Light and introduces Ayla, a half-mortal fae.  Her role as an Assassin for the Queene of the Faery Quarter causes her to cross paths with one of the feared...

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  • Author: Jennifer Armintrout
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
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  • Publisher: MIRA

Erotic Brits

Erotic Brits by Jacqueline Applebee is a collection of tales describing the sexual exploits of a voluptuous woman of color.  The main character participates in various erotic encounters involving up to three partners and exhibitionism...

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Rebels and Lovers - Fourth book in the Dock Five Universe

Rebels and Lovers by Linnea Sinclair continues the saga of the Guthrie clan after the events in Hope’s Folly .  The family is aware that Phillip is alive and working with the rebel alliance but their joy at his survival is temper...

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We Troubled the Waters - Ages: 9 up / Paintings by Rod Brown

We Troubled The Waters  is a children’s book of poetry by Ntozake Shange which is beautifully illustrated by the paintings of Rod Brown.  It addresses the painful subject of the civil rights struggle experienced by African-A...

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Arctic Drift - Dirk Pitt Series #20

Clive and son Dirk Cussler have penned a new novel featuring the exploits of the legendary Dirk Pitt and his friends and family in a chilling story of greed and the race to find alternative energy sources.  Arctic Drift  features...

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A Girl's Guide to Guns and Monsters

The sobering introduction to  A Girl’s Guide to Guns and Monsters reminds us that not all monsters are fictional and it requires a special kind of person who is willing to take a stand in order to defeat evil.  Editors Marti...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Martin H. Greenberg, Kerrie Hughes
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: DAW

Cat Playing Cupid

Cat Playing Cupid  by Shirley Rousseau Murphy describes the events involved in Joe Grey’s human, Clyde Damen, getting married to Ryan Flannery.  Fortunately for the peace of the longtime bachelor household, Ryan knows about...

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Through Stone and Sea - A Novel of the Noble Dead

Through Stone and Sea is volume two of the second series of the Saga of the Noble Dead  by Barb and J.C. Hendee.  The sage Wynn Hygeorht continues her search for the texts that she removed from the ancient library of the Noble Dea...

4 Stars

Bitten by Cupid

Lyndsay Sands, Pamela Palmer and Jaime Rush have all penned a novella for Bitten By Cupid , each creating  her characteristic paranormal twist on the concept of falling in love.  Vampire Valentine involves members of the Argeneau...

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  • Authors: Lynsay Sands, Jaime Rush, Pamela Palmer
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: HarperCollins

Chalice of Roses

Chalice of Roses is a quartet of novellas by Jo Beverly, Mary Jo Putney, Karen Harbaugh and Barbara Samuel that address the legend of the Holy Grail in four disparate settings.  Each author brings her inimitable style to the tale of th...

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  • Authors: Mary Jo Putney, Jo Beverley, Karen Harbaugh, Barbara Samuel
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Penguin Group

Sins and Shadows - A Shadows Inquiries Novel, Book 1

Lyn Benedict introduces her sardonically efficient heroine, Sylvie Lightner, in the novel Sins & Shadows .  This gritty urban fantasy blends characters from several pantheons in an interesting missing person case with a paranormal...

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Emperor Mage - The Immortals Series #3

The Emperor Mage is Tamora Pierce’s third novel in her The Immortals quartet.  It is set in the troubled land of Carthak where a delegation from Tortall has been sent to negotiate peace.  Daine, protégé of the...

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  • Author: Tamora Pierce
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: * Young Adult, * SF: Fantasy
  • Publisher: Pocket Books

Wolf-Speaker - The Immortals Series #2

Tamora Pierce’s Wolf Speaker continues the tale of mage-in-training Daine who has grown more comfortable with her abilities to use wild magic to communicate with animals.  Book II of The Immortals series reintroduces the wolf pac...

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Wild Magic - The Immortals Series #1

Wild Magic  by Tamora Pierce introduces Veralidaine (Daine) Sarrasri who has had a somewhat difficult thirteen years of life, capped by the slaughter of her only family which sends her fleeing from the provincial village that she grew...

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Thief of Light - Book 2 in the Four-Sided Pentacle series

Thief of Light by Denise Rossetti features the irresistible Erik the Golden who was granted a gift from the gods that he misused as a young man.  Erik has attempted to atone for his past misdeed but has remained ignorant of his true mi...

4 Stars

A Rather Charming Invitation - Penny Nichols Series

C.A. Belmond’s entertaining duo of Penny Nichols and Jeremy Laidley are back in the spotlight in her novel, A Rather Charming Invitation .  The American heiress is about to wed her English lawyer fiancé’ if they can...

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Within His Embrace

Within His Embrace by Denise Agnew is the fourth book in her Heart of Justice series about the powerful and sensual members of the SWAT team of El Torro County in Colorado.  Each of the virile men in this series had ties to Justice Mac...

4 Stars

The Mammoth Book of Vampire Romance 2

The Mammoth Book of Vampire Romance 2, edited by Trisha Telep, is a wonderful collection of 25 short stories written by some of the top authors of the paranormal genre.  Each writer’s style is showcased as the subject of romance...

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  • Authors: Patti O'Shea, Rosemary Laurey, Jennifer St. Giles, Jeanne C. Stein, Caitlin Kittredge, Anthology, Larissa Ione, Angie Fox, Jordan Summers, Deborah Cooke, Karen MacInerney, Caitlin R. Kiernan, Dina James
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Running Press

To Love a Wicked Lord

Phillipa Carstairs is a jilted fiancée searching for her betrothed in To Love a Wicked Lord by Edith Layton.   She has been sequestered away with her grandparents and falls in love with practically the first eligible gentle...

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Soul Magic

Jennifer Lyon continues her saga of witches and Wing Slayer Hunters in Soul Magic, a story that centers around twins Carla and Keri Fisk.  Witches have become divided into demon witches who are ruled by the demon Asmodeus and earth wit...

4 Stars

Djinn's Wish

Djimn’s Wish by Shiloh Walker is the delightful tale of Tamric who rejected his mother’s plan to place him in celibate service to the priesthood and instead elected to become a Djinn, just as she herself was.  He wishes to...

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Knight of My Dreams - Book 7 in the My Immortal Knight series.

Delilah Devlin’s Knight of my Dreams is an episode in her erotic Immortal Knight series.  Vampire Quentin Albermarle has the misfortune to need the help of the vampire witch Kamaria who seduced and turned him 150 years prior.&nbs...

4 Stars

Devil's Bargain - :: Reprint

The Devil’s Bargain  by Jade Lee follows the adventures of Lynette as she is groomed to marry a wealthy gentleman by Adrian Grant, Viscount Marlock.  Lynette, the daughter of a clergyman, takes her fate into her own hands af...

4 Stars
  • Author: Jade Lee
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Historical
  • Publisher: DP

What She Needs

What She Needs by Lacey Alexander is the sizzling story of Jenna Banks, a historical biographer, whose conservative and lagging sex life is of such concern to her closest friends that they enter her into a contest to win a stay at the Hotel...

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CSI : Crime Scene Investigation: Brass in Pocket

CSI:  Crime Scene Investigation: Brass in Pocket by Jeff Mariotte is a novel based on the original CSI television series featuring many of its familiar characters.  Gil Grissom is away from Las Vegas and has left Catherine Willows...

4 Stars

The Taking - Seven Deadly Sins- Ongoing series

Erin McCarthy weaves a compelling and eerie tale of ghosts and demons in her novel The Taking.  Skillfully melding picturesque scenes of modern New Orleans with a mystery based in that unique city during the late 1870s, McCarthy depict...

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Silver Mage - Silver Wyrm Series #4

The Silver Mage by Katherine Kerr is the fourth and final installment in the Silver Wyrm Cycle.  Rori has been a silver dragon for several decades and still has an unhealing wound in his side.  His friends and allies are still sea...

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The Reckoners

The Reckoners by Doranna Durgin is an enjoyable paranormal story that centers around Lisa McGarrity (Garrie) and her facility for communicating with ghosts.  Lisa has lost her mentor, Rhonda Rose, and has become bored with her ability...

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  • Author: Doranna Durgin
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Tor Books

Chronicles of the Nubian Underworld: The Awakening

The Awakening by Shakir Rashaan explores the Dominant/submissive society of the POC (people of color) in the Atlanta region.  It is a chapter in the Chronicles of the Nubian Underworld that centers around the Dominant Couple known as L...

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The Earl Claims His Wife - Scandals and Seductions series, book 2

Brian Ransom cruelly crushes his young wife, Gillian, on their wedding night by informing her that he will always love his mistress and has only married out of duty.  -- This addition to Cathy Maxwell’s Scandals and Seductions se...

4 Stars

Cursed To Death - The 4th book in the Crimson Moon Novels Series

Cursed to Death features Sasha Trudeau, a Shadow Wolf, as she works with her mate and fellow Shadow Wolf Max Hunter to discover the cause behind the brutal murder of the Phoenixes Desidera and her roommate Penelope.  The case is compli...

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Le Saint

This is a raw sexual tale of dominatrix Thyla Straus as she comes to fulfill her destiny at a castle that caters to those who seek the BDSM lifestyle.  Thyla has had several unhappy relationships prior to starting her new job under the...

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Rift in the Sky - Stratification Series #3

Julie Czerneda ends her Stratification Trilogy with “Rift in the Sky” as she continues to follow the clan made up of those of the Om’ray who can use the M’hir to teleport.  Aryl and her Chosen, Enris have surviv...

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Banged Up

Mace has returned home after being so deep undercover that he doesn’t realize that his sister has gotten married and is away on her honeymoon.  Weary and in pain from his almost fatal wound, he looks forward to finally being able...

4 Stars

Lucid

Jayne Shepard is an Atlanta librarian with a love of history, especially that which concerns the infamous Lord George Gordon Byron, the poet known for both his fabulous poetry and his scandalous love life. Jayne joins the three other women...

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Giggles by Gabby - Stand-alone sequel to Death By Delilah.

Giggles by Gabby is a quick lighthearted look at Gabby Sparks, a free-spirited person who has moved to San Francisco and started working for Neiman Marcus but has discovered that she is not suited for the rigorous rules governing her new jo...

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Treasure of the Golden Cheetah : A Jade del Cameron Mystery - Jade del Cameron Series #5

Jade del Cameron once again demonstrates the reason for her sobriquet Simba Jike (lioness) as she becomes involved in yet another murder and experiences new mystical occurrences in her beloved Africa.  Unwittingly accompanied by her pr...

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The Spicy Bedtime Companion : Erotic Stories and More

“The Spicy Bedtime Companion” by Joan Elizabeth Lloyd is a collection of erotic short stories interspersed with erotic trivia or poetry pages.  New meanings to the phrase cybersex are explored as well as several stories, wh...

4 Stars

Paid Holiday

Stacey and Evan are American coworkers and former lovers who join together to win an account with Angelo, the owner of Carpe Amor boutique, which caters to a European clientele.  Angelo and his associate, Marika, feel that the two Amer...

4 Stars

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