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Ghost Killer - The Ghost Seer Series, #3

This fun paranormal series provides a different perspective on the concept of ghosts. There is an intriguing connection to several notorious figures from the Wild West as the mystery unfolds and a dismaying parallel to Clare’s own experienc...

4 Stars
  • Author: Robin D. Owens
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Berkley

Rescue Me - Second Chance Ranch, #1

There is a nice blend of mystery and small town feel in this contemporary romance that adds to this series which has engaging canine secondary characters. The connection between the humans and some of the rescue dogs gives a poignant look a...

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  • Author: Catherine Mann
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary
  • Publisher: Berkley

Hunter Reborn - Moon Shifter, #5

This exciting paranormal romance is an erotic and thrilling story that starts with a bang and continues to keep one enthralled as events unfold. Despite the fact that I am unfamiliar with the series, I was drawn into the action and intrigue...

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  • Author: Katie Reus
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Signet

Force of Attraction - A K-9 Rescue Novel, #2

This exciting romantic suspense story has a wonderful twist that added to its allure and gave it an interesting dimension. The fascinating canine partners and the glimpse of what is involved in agility training is a delightful addition to t...

4 Stars

Total Surrender - Sin Brothers, #4

The brothers in this series have been through unimaginable torment that has acted as a crucible and honed them into incredible men and amazing warriors. The clock has been ticking throughout the series and is about to reach zero, so it is n...

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  • Author: Rebecca Zanetti
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR, * Romantic Suspense
  • Publisher: Forever

In Your Wildest Scottish Dreams

This enjoyable historical romance gives a view of the American Civil War from a different perspective and provides both an exciting sensual story and an entertaining mystery. The sometimes disturbing experiences that Glynis has gone through...

4 Stars

Darker Than Desire - A Secrets & Shadows Novel, #3

This definitely dark and erotic romantic suspense tale has been unfolding with unexpected twists throughout the entire series and this particular tale definitely provides even more shocking revelations as it progresses. I love the combinati...

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Riding Steele - Ready to Ride, #1

This sizzling contemporary erotic romance has a great combination of alpha males and a potentially intriguing storyline. There are plenty of the intensely carnal scenes that characterize this author’s storytelling but I did not feel a deep...

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Win Friends and Customers - Relationship and Business Success from Empathic Acknowledging

This short non-fiction title does a nice job of exploring a very important tool in establishing rapport with one another. I was struck by its relevance to every single interaction that one has with another person and the number one detail i...

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Don't Go

This contemporary tale gives a sobering look at the price being paid by those who are serving in the armed services even as it depicts a slowly revealed mystery. The emotional journey that the main character travels is poignantly depicted a...

4 Stars

Mortal Danger - The Immortal Game, #1

This intriguing young adult story provides a sobering look at the repercussions of bullying but has a delicious and thought-provoking paranormal aspect. It is somewhat disconcerting that Edie's planned revenge seems to be regularly circumve...

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  • Author: Ann Aguirre
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: * Supernatural, * Rom: Speculative / PNR, * SF: Fantasy
  • Publisher: Feiwel & Friends

Blind Faith - Sin Brothers, #3

The unshakeable bond that has been forged despite years of torture and experimentation is once again highlighted in this exciting paranormal romantic suspense story that centers on the man who epitomizes loyalty and commitment and forms the...

4 Stars
  • Author: Rebecca Zanetti
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR, * Romantic Suspense
  • Publisher: Forever

A Play of Shadow - Night's Edge, #2

The fun thing about reading fantasy is having one's imagination stretched, as one amazing event forms the framework for another, but it is essential for a vivid universe to be established in order for everything else to make sense, especial...

5 Stars

If the Viscount Falls - The Duke’s Men, #4

This particular historical romance is one that made me cheer when I realized that Dominick was finally going to get his story. Whenever I see this author's name, I know that I am going to read an entertaining tale, but it seems like I have...

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Snow Angels - Calendar Men, #12

This erotic contemporary romance novella is a delightful combination of emotion and heat. The intriguing information that is gradually revealed about each of the characters gives the reader a wonderful connection to them, and I was particul...

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Before I Fall - Falling, #1

In Before I Fall, the combination of angst and romance that seems to be a hallmark of new adult romances is wonderfully presented in this enthralling story. I am not a particular fan of the trend to tell stories in the first person, but thi...

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  • Author: Jessica Scott
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: New Adult & College, * Contemporary
  • Publisher: Jessica Scott

Universal Alien - Aliens / Katherine "Kitty" Katt, #10

The science fiction genre can occasionally overwhelm one with esoteric concepts and an overabundance of facts until one is almost bored to tears. That is definitely NOT the problem with this rollercoaster ride of a story. It is already rema...

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Mr. Monk Is Open For Business

This entertaining mystery is a fun picture of the eccentric detective that evokes everything that is so intriguing about the series. It is great to get a glimpse of some of the leaps of logic that add to the mystique of the man who operates...

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  • Author: Hy Conrad
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * Susp: Cozy Mystery, * Susp: Mystery
  • Publisher: Signet

Poison Fruit - Agent of Hel, #3

This fascinating paranormal series showcases an unusual combination of non-human entities including werewolves; vampires, a street-talking games-playing bogle, not to mention a hellhound with a fondness for bread, a frost giant and the godd...

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  • Author: Jacqueline Carey
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Supernatural, * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ROC

Geared for the Grave - A Cycle Path Mystery, #1

One of the things that makes cozy mysteries so much fun is that the focus is not on the gory aspects of murder, but rather on the somewhat madcap adventures of the quirky folks trying to solve the crime. This story is a prime example of how...

5 Stars
  • Author: Duffy Brown
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * Susp: Cozy Mystery, * Susp: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Species Imperative

These stories are an amazing melding of biology, science fiction, action, and romance. The gradual build-up from a sometimes hilarious view of the antics of grad students and obsessed researchers, to the connection between research techniqu...

5 Stars

A Little on the Wild Side - Wild Thing

This fun contemporary romance begins in a slightly different place than most, after the red-hot affair has serious consequences and the couple has broken up...kind of. It is intriguing to watch these two very stubborn and opinionated people...

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Midnight Heat - Black Phoenix, #2

This contemporary erotic romance novella does a nice job of blending an intriguing story with several emotional scenarios. The action is enthralling from the beginning of the story and the poignant exposition of the history between these tw...

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Trust No One

This romantic suspense tale has plenty of twists and turns as the story unfolds with the flair that is characteristic of this talented author. There were entertaining interactions between the determinedly cheerful heroine and the wary and o...

4 Stars
  • Author: Jayne Ann Krentz
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romantic Suspense
  • Publisher: Putnam

I Belong to You - Inside Out Series, #5

This spicy contemporary romance blends mystery and eroticism in a fascinating story that does a very nice job of presenting a different side of the man who is at times irritating and domineering, yet occasionally gives glimpses of a deeply...

4 Stars

Nothing Between Us - A Loving on the Edge Novel

This very spicy and sometimes unexpectedly twisty tale of three lovers combines themes that are very relevant to current events as the spotlight shines on the repercussions of stalking, destruction of reputations based on conjectures withou...

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

It's Always Been You - A Coming Home Novel, #3

The allure of this series is the gritty realism that is balanced by the hope that a change can be made for the brave soldiers who are sacrificing so much. Each book is eye-opening as it reveals the challenges that are faced both on and off...

4 Stars
  • Author: Jessica Scott
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Rom: Uniformed Heroes
  • Publisher: Forever

The Turning Season - A Shifting Circle Novel, #3

The challenges of living as a shapeshifter are fascinatingly depicted in this compelling fantasy story. There are both pulse-pounding conflicts and emotionally wrenching situations that are vividly portrayed, and the moral dilemmas that are...

5 Stars
  • Author: Sharon Shinn
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Not Until You - A Loving on the Edge Novel

One can depend on a blisteringly hot and intense story whenever this author pens a tale. Her facility for blending a wrenchingly emotional storyline with the incandescently explosive interactions in a flowering BDSM relationship always guar...

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

Beyond Limits - Tracers

There are some stories that grab you from the first page and don’t let go until the very last word...and then you’re sorry to see them end. Beyond Limits was one of those for me. The first thought I had, once I caught my breath, was that th...

5 Stars

My Ghostly Boyfriend - My Boyfriend Is..., #5

This entertaining and deliciously spicy story blends romance and a eerie occurrence which highlights the fantastic tie between two lovers. I understand that there are constraints because of the short format but would like to have more detai...

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  • Author: Elizabeth Monvey
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * Under 45k Words, * Rom: Speculative / PNR, * SPICY: HOT Romance, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ
  • Publisher: Evernight Publishing

Forged by Desire - London Steampunk, #4

This wonderfully textured and fascinating story combines steampunk and vampire precepts in a winning mixture. The evocation of historical England as it flourishes with the inventiveness of the burgeoning industrial age using steam, gears an...

5 Stars

Son of No One - Dark-Hunter Novels - Hellchaser Sub Series

This fun paranormal book is related to the substantial series that features the prolific Dark-Hunters and provides a surprising look at some of the characters from that series. It is a little difficult to believe that Jo could be so naive a...

4 Stars

Heroes Are My Weakness

This contemporary story evokes gothic romances but also addresses thorny issues of abuse and the difficulties of eking out a livelihood in an isolated region. Unfortunately, the tale starts out fairly ponderously and the homage to the great...

4 Stars
  • Author: Susan Elizabeth Phillips
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: William Morrow

Best Gay Romance 2014

“The Best Gay Romance 2014” is an anthology edited by Timothy J. Lambert and R.D. Cochrane that includes 15 stories of m/m relationships that range from the sweet evocation of a new romance amidst the craziness of Hollywood (“Strange Propos...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Timothy J. Lambert, R. D. Cochrane
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * SPICY: HOT Romance, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ
  • Publisher: Cleis Press

Dreamer's Pool - A Blackthorn & Grim Novel, #1

This intricate and bewitching tale is a delicious introduction to a new series featuring two mysterious characters who are bound together by a challenging set of circumstances. The gradually unfolding histories of these characters paint a p...

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A Single Kiss - Sweetest Kisses, #1

There are stories that just enfold you with a sense of romance and awe that there are such wonderful people in the world and this is one such tale. The three brothers are delightful to get to know and the sense of family and camaraderie tha...

5 Stars

Revealed - A House of Night Novel, #11

This new adult paranormal series is written by a wonderfully talented mother-daughter team who have created a fascinatingly textured universe with humans and vampyres coexisting. The youngsters in this particular corner of the world have ex...

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  • Authors: P.C. Cast, Kristin Cast
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: * Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Pure Heat - Firehawks, #1

This enthralling novel gives glimpses of the challenges and dangers of fighting wildfires even as it sets the framework for another intriguing series by this talented author. It is wonderful to get a chance to see a beloved couple from a pr...

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Kalona's Fall - A House of Night Novella #4

This intriguing introduction to the mythology that underlies the vampyre society that is part of the ‘House of Night’ series provides a fascinating perspective of some of the key characters. The twist on certain aspects of traditional mytho...

4 Stars
  • Authors: P.C. Cast, Kristin Cast
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: * Supernatural, * Young Adult, * Under 45k Words
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press

The Highland Dragon's Lady - Highland Dragon #2

It’s unusual to read a historical romance that includes a shapeshifter, and this particular story was peopled by fascinating characters who interact in a rather unusual environment, a haunted house. I love the insouciance displayed by the h...

4 Stars

Closer to Home - Herald Spy, #1

I never cease to be amazed by the textures that are inherent in this well-established and intricately complex fantasy world. The realism is such that I am instantly transported to one of my favorite universes whenever I open one of this aut...

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Dark Wolf Enterprises - Dark Wolf Enterprises, #1

This paranormal romance is a great introduction to a shifter family that is coexisting successfully with humans and I always enjoy stories that explore the challenge of introducing a human to the shifter world. The ending is a little abrupt...

4 Stars

Worth the Fall - The McKinney Brothers, #1

This impressive contemporary romance features an unlikely heroine who is just as strong in her own right as the hero is. Oddly enough, even though I tend to not like overly self-effacing women, Abby just resonates with me because she doesn’...

5 Stars
  • Author: Claudia Connor
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Uniformed Heroes, * Contemporary, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Loveswept

Haunted - A Bishop/SCU Novel

This exciting story combines multiple aspects of psychic phenomena with a gripping and tense mystery that follows a set of horrendous murders. This is definitely not a read for the squeamish, but the intriguing mysteries (including a locked...

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Canning the Center - The Long Pass Chronicles

The compelling and erotic m/m romance titles penned by this author continue to blend an entertaining and spicy tale with glimpses of the often daunting challenges faced by those who are different, whether because of race, culture, or sexual...

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Made for You - The Best Mistake, #2

This contemporary romance is a blend of heat and angst, as two stubborn people try to find a way to communicate but have trouble getting past their established routine. The story alternates between unveiling their history together and explo...

4 Stars
  • Author: Lauren Layne
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary
  • Publisher: Forever

By Winter's Light - A Cynster Novel

It is always wonderful to be drawn back into the world of the Cynster family, and the well-developed slice of historical England and Scotland presented in this series effortlessly conveys the reader to this time period. One can almost smell...

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  • Author: Stephanie Laurens
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Historical, Seasonal / Holiday
  • Publisher: MIRA

Mirror Sight - Green Rider, #5

This is an impressive addition to a compelling fantasy series that explores what parameters of progress improve society. Those who are familiar with the series should be aware that this is more a dystopian tale than the straight fantasy tha...

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Imperfect Sword - The Lost Stars, #3

This is another fun addition to an imaginative science fiction series and it is remarkable how much is still unfolding on multiple fronts. The author does an admirable job of exploring the permutations of dealing with diametrically opposed...

4 Stars

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