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Tropical Haze - Bandicoot Cove

These three short stories have been released before but it was nice to reread them. They all take place at the same time in the same place and are loosely connected to a previous story. Yet, each stands alone and does not need to be read in...

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Violet Night Trilogy

Violet Midnight Vampire hunters on a college campus? Glowing tattoos so you know when the vamps are near? Bumping into a hot guy with a similar tattoo? Sounds unbelievable but it works in this awesome paranormal story where love might be th...

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  • Author: Lynn Rush
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, Collections & Anthologies, New Adult & College
  • Publisher: Lynn Rush, LLC

Hunks, Hammers, and Happily Ever Afters

Absolutely awesome anthology. This book is a definite must read for any romance lover. Each story is different and reflects it’s author. And the stories range from kind of sweet but very sexy to menage. Usually there is one story in an anth...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Jodi Redford, Cari Quinn, Cathy Clamp, Anna J. Stewart, Amie Stuart, Leah Braemel, Chudney Thomas
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Independently Published

Best Gay Erotica 2015

This deliciously varied collection of sexy stories showcases the talents of authors adept in a multiplicity of genres ranging from fantasy to contemporary. The various vignettes of steamy encounters offer a very entertaining buffet of arous...

4 Stars
  • Author: Rob Rosen
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Erotica, GLBTQ
  • Publisher: Cleis Press

Press Start to Play - Vintage Original

There’s never been a better time to be a nerd, than today with the multitude of items devoted to fandoms galore. “Press Start to Play” goes with that as a collection of short stories featuring a love of video games. A variety of authors con...

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What Happens Under the Mistletoe

WHAT HAPPENS UNDER THE MISTLETOE, a collection of holiday-themed historical romance stories, is like a gift-wrapped confection. The four bite-sized novellas are written by some of the most talented authors writing historical romance today....

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  • Authors: Sabrina Jeffries, Karen Hawkins, Candace Camp, Meredith Duran
  • Review by: Christy Carlyle
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical, Collections & Anthologies, Seasonal / Holiday
  • Publisher: Pocket Books

Knight Protectors - Volume One

Two captivating and energetic paranormal romances where sexy vampire knights protect humans and break all the rules to rescue damsels in distress. Griffin Lynch can’t get one lush, curvaceous and smart-mouthed human out of his system and Li...

4 Stars

Sunset Beach Romance Series

Four women friends, all successful, but disillusioned in their current life. A ten year reunion at Sunset Beach gives them the wild and crazy idea to purchase and restore a long closed inn and transform it into a trendy resort and spa. Alon...

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  • Authors: Angela Ford, Sharon Kleve, Jennifer Conner, Natalie-Nicole Bates
  • Review by: CateyBlair
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Books to Go Now

Nebula Awards Showcase 2014

The Nebula Awards Showcase 2014 provided an interesting overview - albeit not an entirely complete one - of the authors featured in the anthology. The stories are mainly science fiction, rather than fantasy, with the addition of essays by N...

4 Stars

Blissful Summer

Exotic locations lead to two heated romances in Blissful Summer. In this book readers get an enjoyable chance to experience love through the eyes of two couples. These books are always fun for me because two is better than one. I have found...

4 Stars
  • Author: Cheris Hodges
  • Review by: Lashea
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Collections & Anthologies, Diverse Books
  • Publisher: Harlequin Kimani

Women Crime Writers of the 1940s & 50s - Vol 1

Four female authors are represented in this anthology of suspense novels of the 1940's- Vera Caspary, Helen Eustis, Dorothy B. Hughes and Elisabeth Sanxay Holding. These four women are pioneers of the noir mystery. I have read a few noir no...

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Women Crime Writers of the 1940s & 50s - Vol 2

After reading Women Crime Writers of the 1940's I had the pleasure of moving onto the 1950's, Volume 2. The authors included in this anthology were- Charlotte Armstrong, Patricia Highsmith, Margaret Millar and Dolores Hitchens. I so enjoy r...

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  • Authors: Charlotte Armstrong, Patricia Highsmith, Margaret Millar, Dolores Hitchens
  • Review by: Pamela Robinson
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Action / Thriller, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Library of America

Bad Alpha

Bad Alpha is a ten author anthology. Overall it is just awesome! I mean it rocks! You get very different storylines about bad boy alpha shifters with their ink (tattoos). These guys are sexy and have dominant personalities. The heroines are...

5 Stars
  • Authors: J.R. Gray, Khloe Wren, Amber Morgan, Moira Callahan, April Zyon, Elyzabeth M. VaLey, Lynn Burke, Jocelyn Dex, Ashlynn Monroe, Harper Shaddock
  • Review by: DebA
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Evernight Publishing

Down the Rabbit Hole

I always love to see that there is a new addition to the exciting series of stories featuring Eve Dallas. J.D. Robb fed my addiction with a compact story that manages to work in all of the futuristic and romantic elements that I enjoy so mu...

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  • Authors: J.D. Robb, Mary Blayney, Elaine Fox, Mary Kay McComas, R.C. Ryan
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Action / Thriller, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Jove

On the Hunt

Here's a bunch of startlingly, innovative paranormal romance stories that will blow your mind. Be prepared for the excitement, action, romance, danger, and suspense. Watch out when they pour the heat on! You might want to take a break. Thes...

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  • Authors: Alexandra Ivy, Rebecca Zanetti, Dianne Duvall, Hannah Jayne
  • Review by: DebA
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Zebra Books

The Duke and His Duchess / The Courtship - Windham Series

By far this collection of novellas were not my favorites as far as romantic, love stories are concerned. In fact both of the novellas seriously lacked any sort of real romance or chemistry for that mattered between the characters. So I was...

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Elmore Leonard: Four Novels of the 1980s: City Primeval / LaBrava / Glitz / Freaky Deaky

This 4 volume set of prolific crime stories by Elmore Leonard spotlights the author's eccentric, often quirky, and definitely gritty crime dramas, written throughout the 1980's. The first story is City Primeval (also known as City Primeval:...

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Take This Man - Gay Romance Stories

“Take This Man” is an anthology of sixteen short m/m stories, edited by Neil Plakcy, all celebrating the joy to be found in a committed relationship. Whether it is the challenge of discovering whether feelings are reciprocated, such as is d...

4 Stars
  • Author: Neil Plakcy
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Collections & Anthologies, GLBTQ
  • Publisher: Cleis Press

Edge of Darkness

Visit with enthralling creatures of the night: in the world of the Carpathians, Blaze discovers that vampires do exist and finds her lifemate and in the Wings in the Night world a female vamp teams up with a mortal detective to end a killin...

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  • Authors: Christine Feehan, Maggie Shayne, Lori Herter
  • Review by: Evampire
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Jove

Ask Me Why

Four great novellas by four awesome authors make this book a must read, even if you’ve never read their work before. While these stories may be related to series, they also stand-alone allowing you to get into the different worlds in such a...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Jodi Thomas, Marie Force, Shirley Jump, Virginia Kantra
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Contemporary
  • Publisher: Jove

Off Base

Kenna and Beck Beck is best described as a “limited edition.” He’s respectful, charming, polite, smoking-hot sexy and a dirty-talking virgin. Where was he 20 years ago?! If the author knows a flesh and blood man that she based this characte...

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  • Authors: Tessa Bailey, Sophie Jordan
  • Review by: Chris
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Romance: Uniformed Heroes, * Under 45k Words, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: DCA, Inc.

Way of the Warrior

Military romance stories have ready-made heroes inherent in the genre but their fascination lies in the contrast between the kick-ass capabilities displayed and the vulnerability of letting one’s guard down and allowing someone else to beco...

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  • Authors: Suzanne Brockmann, Julie Ann Walker, Catherine Mann, Tina Wainscott, Anne Elizabeth, M. L. Buchman, Kate SeRine, Lea Griffith
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romance: Uniformed Heroes, * Contemporary
  • Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca

Hot Alphas

There are four sexy stories in this book and each take you on a steamy ride. Not only did I get to read two of my favorite authors but I got introduced to some new ones as well. In Erin's Kiss Lora Leigh brings you a story of a promise and...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Lora Leigh, Laurelin McGee, Shiloh Walker, Kate Douglas
  • Review by: Junebug
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press

The Cozy Cookbook - More than 100 Recipes from Today’s Bestselling Mystery Authors

Berkley Prime Crime has assembled a potpourri of recipes culled from the pages of its most popular cozy mysteries, and put them all together in one book as a treat for the aspiring chef! Included are recipes for breakfast foods, baked goods...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Julie Hyzy, Laura Childs, Cleo Coyle, Jenn McKinlay, B.B. Haywood
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery, Food, Home, Style and Travel
  • Publisher: Berkley

Dangerous Games

I really like horror and I am a gamer, so I thought that I would really like this book. I was right. Each story is different, and yet they all include the adrenaline rush of winning or losing. Some are horror, some are science fiction and s...

4 Stars

Valentine Romance - The Best Short Story Romances

Valentine Romance: The Best Short Story Romances is a collection from four best-selling authors all giving the reader their spin on Valentine’s Day romance. The stories range from jalapeño hot New Adult romance, Just in Time, Valentine, to...

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One Mad Night Anthology

I have always been told that advertising was one of the most stressful and cutthroat careers out there, so I can imagine this setup is quite realistic. Chelsea is in competition with Ian over a lucrative ad campaign that could lead to a cov...

4 Stars

Reach for Infinity

When picking up an anthology of stories to read, there’s always a chance there’s a story in that book that the reader would not like. Some stories may strike the reader as extremely well-written, some may be awesome, and some may be thought...

4 Stars

Two Hundred and Twenty-One Baker Streets - An Anthology of Holmesian Tales Across Time and Space

Attention, Sherlockians! Interested in reading an anthology of Sherlock Holmes stories guaranteed to show our favorite detective in a new light? If so, grab a copy of the anthology, Two Hundred and Twenty-One Baker Streets, for a delightful...

5 Stars

Fearsome Magics

One thing that appeals about reading fiction is that it’s a chance to get away from reality. And that’s what readers of the fantasy anthology Fearsome Magics get when they read this book. They get a chance to get away from it all – away fro...

5 Stars

Dead But Not Forgotten - Stories from the World of Sookie Stackhouse

Anyone who loves Charlaine Harris’s Sookie Stackhouse characters will love these fantastic short stories. Each one features a secondary character from the series. Though all of the short stories are written by other authors, each stays true...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Charlaine Harris, Toni L. P. Kelner, Christopher Golden, Nancy Holder, Jeff Mariotte, Seanan McGuire, Suzanne McLeod, Nicole Peeler, Jeanne C. Stein, Leigh Evans, MaryJanice Davidson, Rachel Caine, Dana Cameron, Bill Crider
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Far Orbit - Speculative Space Adventures

If you’re looking for a good anthology of science fiction stories, look no further than Far Orbit, which I found to be a really awesome collection of traditional sci-fi stories that was hard to put down. I totally loved reading this book! A...

5 Stars

Can't Get Enough - Erotica for Women

Get ready for some steamy stories, Can't Get Enough is packed full of quick reads about men and women who simply can't contain their desire. I loved the main characters being overcome with need for each other and going at it where ever they...

4 Stars

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories - Penguin Classics

Washington Irving is known as the creator of Rip Van Wrinkle and the Headless Horseman, but I never knew he was America’s first famous author and had penned many other short stories. It was fascinating to read about his popularity not only...

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Loves, Myths and Monsters - A Collection of Folk and Urban Myths

Loves, Myths and Monsters is a collection of eerie, suspenseful tales that I recommend. The tales include stories about the Chupracabra, a serial killer family, mermaids, werewolves and many other mystical creatures interacting with humans....

4 Stars

Once More Upon A Time - A Talaria Press Anthology 2

Talaria Press has put together some beautifully arranged anthologies. In Once More Upon A Time we have a group of authors who have really worked at giving the reader something different. I wasn't sure when I started reading just what I woul...

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Solaris Rising 3 - The New Solaris Book of Science Fiction

When picking up an anthology to read, I never know what to expect. I do know there are stories that fall under a theme or fit into a genre, but I never can predict just how far those stories will go to stretch the genre just a bit or take m...

4 Stars

Daisy to the Rescue - True Stories of Daring Dogs, Paramedic Parrots, and Other Animal Heroes

Animal lovers will find a series of short narratives about animals who have done some pretty remarkable things in this book. Although dogs are the featured animals, there are a range of other critters from lions protecting a kidnapped girl...

4 Stars

Shifting Shadows - Stories from the World of Mercy Thompson

The Mercy Thompson series by Patricia Briggs is loved by many readers, myself included. When I saw that the author was coming out with an anthology filled with stories from Mercy's world, I wanted to read it as soon as possible! Some of the...

4 Stars
  • Author: Patricia Briggs
  • Review by: Sarah Dizon
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Hot Ink Anthology

The Hot Ink Anthology is one very sexy book. I’m reviewing the first story, A Montgomery Ink Novella. Morgan being all dominant...yummy. I might have said it before but it bears repeating, tats are sexy as hell and the fact that this book i...

5 Stars

On the Naughty List

On the Naughty List is a collection of Christmas short stories, ranging from nice to naughty. These stories are nice quick reads centered around the holiday season, some more festive than others. Lori Foster’s Christmas Bonus gives us a ste...

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  • Authors: Lori Foster, Carly Phillips, Sugar Jamison, Beth Ciotta
  • Review by: Jane Eliot
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Contemporary
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press

When We Met

When We Met is a great way to become acquainted with the New Adult genre for someone who has never encountered it before, but wants to know what it's all about. When We Met revolves around four girls who live together off campus, each story...

4 Stars
  • Authors: A.L. Jackson, Molly McAdams, Tiffany King, Christina Lee
  • Review by: Sarah Dizon
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Contemporary, New Adult & College
  • Publisher: NAL

Coming Home for Christmas

In this three story anthology, we find Navy SEAL Kyle Anderson coming home on emergency medical leave to tend to the girl that he’s still in love with but can’t have, Anna Campbell in CHRISTMAS ANGEL. Will they finally be able to work throu...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Lindsay McKenna, Delores Fossen , Geri Krotow
  • Review by: Diana Coyle
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Contemporary, Seasonal / Holiday
  • Publisher: Harlequin

Falcon's Bend Case Files, Volume I - The Early Cases

This is a book that introduces the reader to the town of Falcon Bend and their new detective Pete Shasta with a set of novellas to wet the reader's appetite. There are five novellas that help the reader to get to know Pete at the beginning...

5 Stars

Our First Christmas

This is usually the time of year that I start looking at new Christmas stories. Our First Christmas is charming and, surprisingly, exciting anthology of holiday tales . Each of the four stories is different yet each offers the reader an enj...

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  • Authors: Lisa Jackson, Mary Burton, Mary Carter, Cathy Lamb
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Seasonal / Holiday, * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: Kensington Books

Dark and Deadly

"Dark And Deadly, Eight Bad Boys Of Paranormal Romance" is a collection of eight paranormal stories to get your blood going and your body hot and bothered. These bad boys know how to get a woman's attention, and keep it. The authors of thes...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Jennifer Ashley, Alyssa Day, Felicity Heaton, Erin Kellison, Laurie London, Erin Quinn, Bonnie Vanak, Caris Roane
  • Review by: Sherylyn
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Fire Flower Publishing, LLC

Christmas Brides

“Christmas Brides” is a book of four regency stories about finding true love during the Christmas season. I found the stories to be sexy, entertaining, comedic, and fun. Each story is compelling with plot twists and a steamy romance. I coul...

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  • Authors: Suzanne Enoch, Alexandra Hawkins, Elizabeth Essex, Valerie Bowman
  • Review by: LeeErin
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Seasonal / Holiday, * Romance: Historical
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press

An Amish Christmas Quilt

This book contains three heart-warming Christmas stories that are unique and vastly different though all pertain to an Amish community. While at least one of these stories is part of a series, all stand alone and each is complete. (They may...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Charlotte Hubbard, Kelly Long, Jennifer Beckstrand
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Seasonal / Holiday, Amish, * Romance: Inspirational
  • Publisher: Kensington Books

Mail Order Tangle - Johanssen Cousins

“Mail Order Tangle” includes two stories of mail order brides in the Wild West. Both stories are heartwarming, funny, and creative with wonderful romance. “Mail Order Promise” by Caroline Clemmons starts out with a tragedy, but with witty s...

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  • Authors: Caroline Clemmons, Jacquie Rogers
  • Review by: LeeErin
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romance: Historical
  • Publisher: Lilburn Smith

Science Fiction 101: Exploring the Craft of Science Fiction

Before I start this review, let me just say that I am not familiar with the work of Robert Silverberg. My husband has read his books and they’re on our shelf, but I don’t know his work. That said, I came to this book hoping to glean some go...

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