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Eightball Two-Three - Wings of Gold, #1

I don’t think I would categorize this work as romantic suspense although it does open with a breathtaking and exciting scenario. The delicious realism that allows the reader to share the pulse-pounding danger and experience what is happenin...

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  • Author: Tracy Tappan
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romantic Suspense, * Rom: Uniformed Heroes, * Under 45k Words
  • Publisher: B. Reed Publishing

Alpha's Truth - Fallen Alpha, #2

Alpha’s Truth by Rebecca Royce is a paranormal romance story. It had many of the elements that I really enjoy in a paranormal tale—shape shifters, a strong alpha male, a strong mate that he is willing to fight for despite her objections, an...

4 Stars

Dance with the Devil - Soul's Harbor Pride, #1

This paranormal story is filled with—multiple factions that all have a different agenda, a territory in dispute, packs that have succession issues and heirs that aren’t comfortable with the requirements for leadership nor the strictures att...

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Oldenglen - The Oldenglen Chronicles Book 1

This charming children’s story blends many of the commonplace issues that can challenge a youngster--such as a new home (albeit with the added complication of being in an entirely different country), lack of friends, and an uncertain future...

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  • Authors: Robin Mason, Michael Mason
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: * SF: Fantasy, Debut Title, Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Tricklewood Press

Air and Darkness - The Books of the Elements, #4

An excellent author’s talent lies in being able to create believable situations that engage the reader and invest him or her in the struggle being described. This can be even more challenging when the world being described is a fantasy cons...

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The Alchemy of Chaos - Maradaine Novels, #2

This story is an exciting fantasy that combines elements of magic with a complex war on drugs that has an insidious effect on the society of Maradaine. The fragile balance between those who have divided up the town is in flux due to the eve...

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  • Author: Marshall Ryan Maresca
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: DAW

Dreaming Death - A Palace of Dreams Novel, #1

Some stories grab you from the first page and never let you out from under the spell, starting with a single thread and adding others until there is a complex tapestry of characters and events. The deft unfolding of this story and the bread...

5 Stars

Courted - Gowns & Crowns, #1

This sweet reworking of the Cinderella story has delicious modern twists and sets up the framework for an entertaining series. There are multiple scenes that makes one want to sigh over the sheer pageantry and romance as the vivid imagery m...

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Michael Midas Champion #1

“Michael Midas, Champion: Book One”, written by Jordan B. Gorfinkel and illustrated by Scott Beefiel, details the origin of Champion, told through a collaborative effort between a young boy and his grandmother. The drawings are vivid and th...

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Benjamin Franklin - Huge Pain in my...

This irreverent children’s book gives a remarkable glimpse of the events of colonial America, contrasted with a humorous look at the angst and challenges of being a boy dealing with peer pressure, a blended family, and the blush of first ro...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Adam Mansbach, Alan Zweibel
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Middle Grade, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Hyperion

Dragos Goes to Washington - Elder Races Novella

This paranormal romance novella gives an excellent glimpse of the incredible relationship that has developed between the apparently diametrically opposed Dragos and Pia. The intense passion and wonderful romance that connects them is threat...

4 Stars

Redemption - Intimate Relations series, #2

This erotic romantic suspense picks up immediately after the events in the prior story yet this story can easily be read as a stand-alone story. The unfolding of the events from Ben’s perspective, starting with the horrific accident that ca...

4 Stars

Deep - Deep, #1

This erotic and imaginative story provides an intriguing look at a unique world and training program. The intensive training to mold candidates into a well-rounded asset in space is nicely contrasted with the complicated affair that Lana em...

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Reach for the Sky - Wolffe Peak, #1

This fun and sexy paranormal romantic suspense story has a female who definitely makes a memorable first impression on the alpha male who is used to getting his way. There are several deliciously sensual encounters as well as entertaining s...

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Shadow Play - An Eve Duncan Novel

I have been an ardent fan of this fantastic suspense thriller series for many years, and have been reading works by this prolific author since the late 1980s, and I am always amazed by her dexterity at weaving a compelling story with wonder...

4 Stars

Headed for Trouble

One thing about this author that always impresses me is the way she is able to introduce new compelling characters who are both vulnerable and strong, tempered by horrific experiences into someone who is scarred but hopefully still willing...

4 Stars

Hunter Deceived - Wild Hunt, #1

This exciting erotic paranormal novella introduces an unusual perspective on the Wild Hunt with glimpses of several individuals who hopefully will get their own chance in the spotlight. Those who are squeamish should be forewarned that ther...

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The Ghost and Mrs. Fletcher - Murder, She Wrote, #44

I loved the television show that featured this charismatic sleuth and this story is a delightful addition to the collection of mysteries she has been involved in solving. The ongoing gentle feud between Doc Hazlitt and Sheriff Metzger and t...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain, Renée Paley-Bain
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * Susp: Cozy Mystery, * Susp: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

The World As He Sees It - Perspectives, #2

This contemporary m/m romance is both poignant and erotic, giving a glimpse of the horror that can result from hateful actions as well as inspiration for all who are willing to work past handicaps and find a way to have a fulfilled life. I...

4 Stars

Twofer

This erotic m/m novella conjures up the carefree life that many experience when exploring the new vistas open when living on one's own for the first time. The combination of shyness and bravado, plus the flowering of confidence gained when...

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Heartsong Cottage - An Eternity Springs Novel, #10

This lovely contemporary romance is both a tear-jerker and a suspenseful story with multiple facets. The story starts off with such an intense impact that I had fears it was going to be a weighty depressing tale, but I was quickly caught up...

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Liam Takes Manhattan - A Short Story of the Elder Races

This paranormal tale concludes this subset of tales that explore the Cuelebre family as it grows, both literally and figuratively. It is inevitable that there are going to be challenges as they work out the dynamics of having two male drago...

4 Stars
  • Author: Thea Harrison
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR, * Under 45k Words
  • Publisher: Thea Harrison

Dangerously Broken - A Dangerous Romance, #2

This contemporary erotic romance provides a wonderful sense of the atmosphere of New Orleans while following a pair of relatively lost souls who are working their way through loss and grief. The deliciously carnal interactions between the m...

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

Razor's Traitorous Heart - The Alliance, #2

This exciting science fiction romance depicts a frightening version of first contact as well as introduces a complement of sexy males, both human and non-human. The intriguing heroine is awe-inspiring, both because of her fearless nature an...

4 Stars

All I Need Is You

This erotic contemporary romance story is a touching and evocative depiction of the delicate dance of attraction as strangers come to know each other through words first. The sizzling and provocative teasing that creates an image that may o...

4 Stars
  • Author: Wendy S. Marcus
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Rom: Uniformed Heroes
  • Publisher: Loveswept

Zen Doodling Inspiration: Earth, Air, Fire and Water

“Zen Doodling Inspiration: Earth, Air, Fire and Water” by Carolyn Scrace is a how-to book that provides instruction on how to use the shapes and colors of the world around us to provide frameworks for creating doodles and pictures. Some pag...

4 Stars

Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast - Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast, #1

“Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast” written by Josh Funk and illustrated by Brendan Kearney is a slightly oversized whimsical children’s book that chronicles the race between the aforementioned to get that last…drop…of…syrup! The journey is t...

4 Stars

Madrona Sunset - Madrona Island, #1

This contemporary romance combines a small town feel with a sobering glimpse of the fallout impacting those who are left behind when dangerous vocations have a tragic outcome. The combination of wounded warrior, complicated secrets, almost...

4 Stars

Intimate - Intimate Relations series, #1

This deliciously intense tale builds slowly with beautiful imagery that catches the reader in a web that evokes sensuality and edgy attraction. The unexpected surprises that Jake discovers about the woman who turns out to be exactly what he...

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Chance of A Lifetime - An Anderson Brothers Novel, #3

I love stories that highlight the importance of being positive in one’s life rather than being defined by one’s limitations. The unexpected decision to break free from some of the strictures defining Gen’s life seems a little delayed in the...

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Hot SEALs: Guard Dog - Stone Hard SEALs, #3

One of the best things about reading a story by this author is the knowledge that it will be an exciting tale with humor and sensuality, and “Guard Dog” is no exception. The combination of sexy SEAL, danger, heat, and the light relief suppl...

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  • Author: Sabrina York
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romantic Suspense, * Under 45k Words
  • Publisher: Kindle Worlds

The Affair

This erotic romance has both mystery and passion as it delves into the way a single decision can have lasting and profound repercussions. I normally love this author’s style but wasn’t crazy about the heroine, especially her approach to the...

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

Tattoos - Just Add Color

“Just Add Color: Tattoos” is an adult coloring book with multiple designs that provide a template for hours of entertainment. There are some beautifully intricate designs that form a framework for one to experiment with various color combin...

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Shadow's End - A Novel of the Elder Races, #9

This compelling addition to a stellar paranormal series provides both a deeply romantic love story and a wonderful glimpse of the remarkable world that contains creatures of mythology such as dragons, gryphons, and harpies along with elves,...

5 Stars
  • Author: Thea Harrison
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Berkley

Glow

There is nothing I like more than a captivating story that combines a sensual and arousing romance and a edge-of-your-seat suspense tale that keeps you racing through the pages to find out what is going to happen. This erotic mystery did a...

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

ASK ANNA - Advice for the Furry and Forlorn

“Ask Anna: Advice for the Furry and Forlorn” by Dean Koontz and his dog Anna is an entertaining collection of advice-seeking letters illustrated by photographs of a delightfully diverse dog distribution (sorry, got carried away by the allit...

4 Stars

Bring the Heat - A Sugarland Blue Novel, #5

Wow. There are just some books that drag you right into the story and keep the action so intense that you can’t do anything else but hang on for the ride. This is one such experience that will almost drown you in the emotionalism even as yo...

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  • Author: Jo Davis
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Uniformed Heroes
  • Publisher: Signet

The Skeleton Haunts a House - A Family Skeleton Mystery, #3

This fun cozy paranormal mystery provides a unique look at the investigative process when one of the sleuths has been distilled down to bare bones—literally. The quirky elements (including some delightfully creative swear words) provided by...

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  • Author: Leigh Perry
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * Susp: Cozy Mystery, * Susp: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Frozen Wild - How Animals Survive in the Coldest Places on Earth

“Frozen Wild: How Animals Survive in the Coldest Places on Earth” by Jim Arnosky is an exquisitely detailed, slightly oversized children’s book that conveys the breadth of life that not only survives but thrives in what some would consider...

5 Stars

Handy Harry

This short contemporary erotic romance is a great start but felt a little too truncated to me. I like the growing attraction between the guys but the shift from reluctant exploration to a full-fledged relationship, accompanied by the drama...

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Dashing Through the Snow - A Christmas Novel

This cute seasonal contemporary romance does a great job of evoking the stress and rush of holiday travel while providing quite a few entertaining twists. The give and take between the two determined individuals who, at first glance, would...

4 Stars

Scotsman of My Dreams

Historical romances are always fascinating to me because they immerse me in a time and place that are so foreign to me yet enthrall me with the tale they tell. I love the combination of humor, passion, and beautiful romance that is found in...

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Running with Scissors

With a band name like “Running with Scissors” one is already warned that these folks like to live on the edge. The angst and drama that accompanies the forced highs and lows of living with creative folks who are driven to succeed and swing...

4 Stars

A Ghostly Murder - Ghostly Southern Mysteries, #4

This story is a fun cozy mystery with a hint of the paranormal and plenty of small-town charm. The somewhat macabre vocation of handling funerals is complicated when the ‘dearly departed’ won’t depart, and that provides an unusual twist to...

4 Stars

Beyond the Call of Duty - Wings of Gold, #2

This tension-filled military romantic suspense story is filled with excitement, realism, and plenty of larger-than-life characters. I love women who are warriors in their own right and Nicole is definitely a capable and deadly operative, an...

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  • Author: Tracy Tappan
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romantic Suspense, * Rom: Uniformed Heroes, Series: Stands Alone
  • Publisher: B. Reed Publishing

Hidden - Five Fates Series, #1

This paranormal story is a fascinating twist on the concept of the Olympic gods and their relationships with various generations of offspring. It was startling to realize that this very sensual and intense relationship that is unfolding bet...

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the Aeronaut's Windlass - The Cinder Spires, #1

This exciting and mesmerizing fantasy epic introduces a beautifully rendered world that combines steampunk, incredible battles, skin-crawling threats, and imagination-stretching scenarios in one delightful Saturday matinee adventure of a re...

5 Stars
  • Author: Jim Butcher
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: * SF: Fantasy, * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: ROC

Treasured Find - Royal Pride, #1

This fascinating paranormal romance is a delicious introduction to a world that has very special feline shapeshifters who are part of the elite section of their society. I love the novelty of these multispecies shifters, and the complex org...

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  • Author: Nancy Corrigan
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Nancy Corrigan

Goal Line - The Dartmouth Cobras, #7

This contemporary erotic sports romance gives fascinating glimpses of the excitement and danger of the fast-moving game of hockey. There are a multiplicity of interconnections between the team, support staff, and owners that are touched upo...

4 Stars
  • Author: Bianca Sommerland
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Rom: Sports, * SPICY: HOT Romance, Diverse Books
  • Publisher: Bianca Sommerland

Edge of Danger - Deadly Ops Series, #4

I love stories that combine danger, deliciously spicy attraction, and characters who can use their brains and their brawn, and this one hits all of the right notes for me. My favorite heroines are those who have something to add to the rela...

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  • Author: Katie Reus
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romantic Suspense
  • Publisher: Signet

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