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Waiting For Midnight

The stories in Waiting for Midnight by Merrie Destefano reminded me exactly why I became a fan of her writing after reading her novel Feast. I enjoyed each story immensely, my two favorites being the story titled Waiting for Midnight for it...

4 Stars

Royal Bridesmaids

To me the sign of an excellent romance book is the warm fuzzy feeling I have once I have finished the story and all three of these short stories elicited that feeling effortlessly. Stephanie Laurens displays her usual deft hand at creating...

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  • Authors: Stephanie Laurens, Gaelen Foley, Loretta Chase
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romance: Historical
  • Publisher: Avon Books

Kiss the Bride

Kiss the Bride Anthology: I always enjoy an anthology because by the time I've read just one book, I get three stories by different authors in less time. I couldn't keep the smile from my face and the stories were light, sweet and heartwarm...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Deirdre Martin, Christie Ridgway, Laura Florand
  • Review by: Mandy
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Contemporary, Romantic Elements
  • Publisher: Brava

Lipstick and Leather - Rough and Ready / Three Sexy Cowboys, Three Sexy Tales

Lipsticks and Leather was a fun read. I enjoyed the characters in the three novellas. In Cowboy Up Anna is on a weekend trip with her best friends. One of her best friends is meeting them there later and the other ends up ditching her fairl...

4 Stars

Sex, Death and Moist Towelettes

Sex, Death and Moist Towelettes by Jordan Dane is a collection of stories ranging from contemporary to paranormal about interesting characters dying on the pages. If you have ever read any of Jordan Dane other books, these stories contain h...

4 Stars
  • Author: Jordan Dane
  • Review by: Jessie
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Supernatural, Romantic Elements, * Under 45k Words
  • Publisher: Cosas Finas

Hex Appeal

Hex Appeal is filled with short stories from some of the best urban fantasy authors out there. I enjoyed reading the different styles of writings and being introduced to a few authors I had not read before, which are good things about readi...

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  • Authors: Jim Butcher, Carrie Vaughn, Ilona Andrews, Rachel Caine, P. N. Elrod, Carole Nelson Douglas, Simon R. Green, Lori Handeland, Erica Hayes
  • Review by: Missyb0103
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Supernatural, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Kiss Me, I'm Irish

The three stories in Kiss Me I’m Irish get progressively more Irish as you continue to read. In the 1st story, the main setting is at an old Irish pub converted into an Internet Café. The 2nd story’s hero is all Irish - stubborn and sexy. W...

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  • Authors: Jill Shalvis, Roxanne St. Claire, Maureen Child
  • Review by: Jessie
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Contemporary, Romantic Elements
  • Publisher: HQN Books

The Best Horror of the Year Volume 4

The Best Horror of the Year Volume 4 has 18 Stories with its most notable authors being Stephen King and Peter Straub. Its hard to look so forward to reading a book to have it turn out this dull. When I saw "Best Horror" I thought that it w...

3 Stars

Whiskey Sour

A faerwolf, that’s a new kind of character for me and I like it. Juliette Aubrey was a faerie that caught the lycanthrope virus after unprotected sex with a werewolf. When Toby, the were that infected her shows up needing help, he’s not war...

4 Stars

Cursed - Wickedly Fun Stories

I like short story anthologies, I really do. I also like paranormal and supernatural tales as well. However, these four stories didn't thrill me, nor make me laugh. They were just blah, and you could almost predict how the story was going t...

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Rainbow Hearts and Puppy Tales

I really enjoyed reading this e-book and felt that Ms. Bella wrote each and every story with such heartfelt emotion. I liked that it was based on different pets that her and her family owned at one time or another. The reader can clearly fe...

4 Stars

The Modern Fae's Guide to Surviving Humanity

We've all read stories about the fae throughout history but how do these magical creatures make their way through today's world of technology? This collection of short stories showcase a new twist on these supernatural creatures, penned by...

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  • Authors: Joshua Palmatier, Patricia Bray
  • Review by: Danya
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Fantasy
  • Publisher: DAW

A Vampire for Christmas

A Vampire For Christmas is an overall dark, delicious and sensually dangerous read! This anthology has brought together four talented authors that know how to spin a vampire tale that will pull you into the holiday spirit while giving you a...

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  • Authors: Laurie London, Michele Hauf, Caridad Pineiro, Alexis Morgan
  • Review by: Talina
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: HQN Books

A Vampire for Christmas

Enchanted by the Blood by Laurie London Vampires do not exist or do they? That is something that Charlene Grant is trying to come to terms with right now in her life. A year ago she fell in love with a sexy, gorgeous man, Trace Westfalen. S...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Laurie London, Michele Hauf, Caridad Pineiro, Alexis Morgan
  • Review by: Melinda
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: HQN Books

Hotter On The Edge

Hotter on the Edge is an exceptional trio of Sci-fi romance novellas. Each one is different yet all three are fascinating and entertaining. I've never read anything by these authors but that's certainly going to change. All That Glitters we...

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  • Authors: Erin Kellison, KC Klein, Jessa Slade
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Hotter Edge

Creepy Crawlers - An Anthology of Spine-Tingling Terror

I was expecting a book of creepy bug stories, instead what I got was a group of stories that do their best to explore the worst of the human psyche, without needing a degree in psychology to understand the point. There were some stories tha...

4 Stars

Angels' Flight

Angel's Flight is a novel with 4 short stories set in the Guild Hunter series. It goes as follows: Angel's Pawn- (e-release) - As a Guild Hunter Ashwini hunts those who would harm humans and other supernaturals alike. When her current assig...

4 Stars

Guns and Roses

The mystery writers of an excellent blog decided to write an anthology. Each story must have a gun and a rose. So, Murder She Writes presents Guns and Roses. This book has ten stories written by some top notch authors. Some of them are New...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Allison Brennan, Lori Armstrong, Karin Tabke, Roxanne St. Claire, Toni McGee Causey, Sophie Littlefield, Laura Griffin, Lorelei James, Sylvia Day, Josie Brown
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romantic Suspense, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Out of Distribution

Maybe Baby

MAYBE BABY has three stories. They revolve around love, passion and having hope in second chances. We have the first story about Anna and Jared West. It’s been years since they have been together and Jared wants his wife back. The thing is...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Melissa James, Michelle Douglas, Nikki Logan
  • Review by: Melinda
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Contemporary
  • Publisher: Harlequin UK

Down in the Dungeon

This is an enjoyable 50 page collection of short stories by someone who has fond memories of late nights with friends, rolling the dice and using our imaginations. Hey, it worked for Dragon Lance. He reveals a wicked sense of humor while te...

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Fallen in Love - A Fallen Novel in Stories

Fallen in Love is four stories set between the main novels Passion and Rapture. It follows the budding love of other characters from the Fallen series. The first story is Miles and Shelby’s story; it starts as they believe they are finally...

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  • Author: Lauren Kate
  • Review by: Deidre
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Seasonal / Holiday, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Random House

Cosmic Pathos

This is a collection of short stories of novella length. They had me sniffling on the first story, remembering a childhood dream on the second and facing the realities of obsession and cutting deals with criminals for information and the co...

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Legally Hot

"Legally Hot" is an anthology of tales by three sizzling erotica writers who pen tales of the passionate men who wear or have worn a uniform in service and the women who are in need of their special skills, both in and out of the bedroom. `...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Lora Leigh, Cheyenne McCray, Red Garnier
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romantic Suspense
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Just Shadows

When I originally started reading Just Shadows, I believed it to be a full novel. I was not aware it was a collection of short stories or even novellas until well into the first chapter. While well written and easy to read, the stories them...

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Human for a Day

This collection examines what it means to be human, with all the hope and heartbreak this entails. You go from robot slavery (complete with an underground railroad) to how do you spend your final hours when trapped and you know you will die...

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  • Authors: Martin H. Greenberg, Jennifer Brozek
  • Review by: A.M. Donovan
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: DAW

SEAL of My Dreams

"SEAL of My Dreams" is the exquisite anthology of romantic stories that is a fundraiser for the Veterans Research Corporation. The tales are written by eighteen well-known and popular authors and focus on the heroes who have trained as SEAL...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Cindy Gerard, Stephanie Tyler, Tara Janzen, Stephanie Bond, Anthology
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romantic Suspense
  • Publisher: Bell Bridge Books

Be My Texas Valentine

I love anthologies as they are an opportunity to "interview" authors one may not have experienced. With more than a couple of opportunities in each book, one has a high probability of discovering a new author, or try out a new direction an...

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  • Authors: Jodi Thomas, Phyliss Miranda, Dewanna Pace, Linda Broday
  • Review by: Kittybooboo13
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Contemporary, Seasonal / Holiday, * Romance: Historical
  • Publisher: Zebra Books

The Best Ghost Stories Ever Told - Best Stories Ever Told

People having been telling ghost stories probably from the first cave men sitting around the campfire, and it has been a favored genre for writers. The stories in "The Best Ghost Stories Ever Told" feature some of the literary world's best...

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Shot to Death - Thirty One Tales of Murder & Mayhem

I had really high hopes for this book. I love the mystery genre and I love short stories. A match made in heaven, right? Well, not exactly. I did enjoy some of the short stories as most had a twist I was not expecting at the end. Some littl...

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Hearts and Swords - Four Original Stories of Celta

A collection of Celta stories by the delightful Ms. Owens, a must for every fan of the Heart series. Did you ever wonder how Celta was colonized? Take a trip to the back to the beginning in the story, Heart and Sword. Kelse is awakened from...

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  • Author: Robin D. Owens
  • Review by: Leslee
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Penguin Group

Vintage Vampire Stories

This collection features vampire stories ranging from the mid1800's to the very early part of the 1900's, many of which haven't been printed for over a century. These are the original vampires, pale and lean, ugly yet compelling, those earl...

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  • Authors: Robert Eighteen-Bisang, Richard Dalby
  • Review by: Danya
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Horror, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing

Tied With a Bow

I was only familiar with one author in this holiday release. Of all the stories my favorite by far was Lora Leigh's contribution (the author I'm familiar with). As usual the breeds are sexy and yummy alphas. This added tidbits from previous...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Lora Leigh, Virginia Kantra, Eileen Wilks, Kimberly Frost
  • Review by: Chris
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romance: Speculative / PNR, Seasonal / Holiday
  • Publisher: Penguin Group

Courts of the Fey

I love this kind of book, because it lets me try out different authors in nice little bite sized pieces. While dealing with the different Courts of the Fey, the themes run from Fairy conservation to the end of the world. There are stories t...

4 Stars

Monsters of Myth

Our favorite monsters (and some lesser known) are brought back for a visit. Brenna Lyons steps out of her usual style of writing with enjoyable results. You get a different take on Frankenstein's monster to gremlins. If you are looking for...

4 Stars

Ghosts by Gaslight - Stories of Steampunk and Supernatural Suspense

Ghosts by Gaslight is a wonderful title. The font and color on the cover will draw you into a spooky mood. The first story in this anthology started out kind of slow and it took me several pages to get into it. By the end of The Iron Shroud...

4 Stars

Enthralled - Paranormal Diversions

"Enthralled" is a wonderful book of short stories, containing sixteen different stories within. The plots for all of them are paranormal, with ghosts, demons, vampires, cannibalistic Girl Scouts and more abounding. Many of these stories sta...

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  • Authors: Melissa Marr, Kelley Armstrong, Claudia Gray, Rachel Caine, Carrie Ryan, Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Supernatural, * Young Adult, Collections & Anthologies, * Fantasy
  • Publisher: HarperCollins

Enthralled - Paranormal Diversions

Enthralled, an anthology edited by Melissa Marr and Kelley Armstrong is a remarkable collection of sixteen tales written by some of the leading authors of young adult paranormal tales. There are wonderful additions to beloved and well-known...

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  • Authors: Melissa Marr, Kelley Armstrong, Claudia Gray, Rachel Caine, Carrie Ryan, Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Supernatural, * Young Adult, Collections & Anthologies, * Fantasy
  • Publisher: HarperCollins

Entangled

"Entangled" is an anthology that features eleven paranormal tales by a group of extremely talented authors who have united to produce a fascinating volume that will benefit breast cancer research. Some of the stories contribute to establish...

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Kitty's Greatest Hits

Kitty's Greatest Hits is a collection of short stories from the Kitty Norville world. Some are from between book and others are closer looks into our favorite characters, and not so favorite. "II Est Ne" Story is about David, after meeting...

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Highland Hunger

This trilogy of supernatural Scottish romances all feature Scottish vampires finding their one true loves, that is if they can win their ladies hearts. In "Dark Embrace" by Hannah Howell has Una Dunn searching for help for herself, and her...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Hannah Howell, Michele Sinclair, Jackie Ivie
  • Review by: Danya
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romance: Historical, * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Kensington Books

Angels of Darkness

When I saw Angels of Darkness come up for review, I had to have it. It has four absolutely awesome authors contributing to it: Nalini Singh, Ilona Andrews, Meljean Brook and Sharon Shinn. Now, I read or have read book from each of these aut...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Nalini Singh, Ilona Andrews, Meljean Brook, Sharon Shinn
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romance: Speculative / PNR, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: Penguin Group

Steampunk! - An Anthology of Fantastically Rich and Strange Stories

Steampunk is a wide ranging collection of steampunk tales involving fantastic machines, machinists, artificers and criminals, as well as kids trying to overcome an unfair world. Most of the selections are short stories, but the collection a...

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The Unquiet

The Unquiet is an anthology featuring five remarkable authors who have joined forces yet again to provide yet another enjoyable collection of stories. J.D. Robb's exquisitely fascinating Lieutenant Eve Dallas is presented with yet another m...

5 Stars
  • Authors: J.D. Robb, Mary Blayney, Patricia Gaffney, Ruth Ryan Langan, Mary Kay McComas
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romantic Suspense
  • Publisher: Penguin Group

The Thackery T. Lambshead Cabinet of Curiosities - Exhibits, Oddities, Images, and Stories from Top Authors and Artists

Some famous authors and artists have teamed up to share some of the items in Lambshead's varied multitude. I enjoy many of the authors that have written for this book and I love oddities and curiosities, but this didn't grab me. It was too...

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  • Authors: Ann Vandermeer, Jeff Vandermeer, Carrie Vaughn, Alan Moore, Mike Mignola, Lev Grossman, Cherie Priest, Naomi Novik, Greg Broadmore, Garth Nix, Holly Black, Michael Moorcock, Jeffrey Ford, Ted Chiang
  • Review by: Danya
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Fantasy, Steampunk
  • Publisher: Harper Voyager

Yours For Eternity

When it comes to anthologies, readers have one thing they can count on-you never know what to expect and you hardly ever get perfect on each story included. Hannah Howell writes a highland historical with a paranormal twist. She writes abou...

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  • Authors: Hannah Howell, Kaitlin O'Riley, Alexandra Ivy
  • Review by: Reese
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Kensington Books

More Than Words - Volume 7

COMPASSION CAN'T WAIT by Carly Phillips Michael feels lost and all alone. This is something that years ago social worker Julia felt. The difference is that Michael, a little boy watching his big brother die, has someone to watch over him. H...

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  • Authors: Carly Phillips, Donna Hill, Jill Shalvis
  • Review by: Melinda
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Contemporary
  • Publisher: Harlequin

The Promise of Love

The Promise of Love was a great anthology. Great authors and great stories are in this anthology. There is a wonderful mix of styles of writing and storylines. The theme of this anthology is women having stormy pasts and overcoming them. Mo...

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  • Authors: Lori Foster, Erin McCarthy, Sylvia Day, Jamie Denton, Kate Douglas, Kathy Love
  • Review by: Tigger9
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Contemporary, Romantic Elements
  • Publisher: Penguin Group

Once Bitten, Forever Burned

SUMMARY(taken from author's website) Devon's Redemption by Eve Langlais Bethany lost her one and only love to a war overseas. As if that weren't bad enough, a brutal attack and claiming by a Lycan makes her life a living hell. She lives onl...

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  • Authors: Stacey Kennedy, Eve Langlais
  • Review by: Talina
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Romance: Speculative / PNR, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: Out of Distribution

Hot and Steamy - Tales of Steampunk Romance

I decided to pick this book up out of sheer desperation. I am kind of burned out from reading only romance, erotica, and mainstream fiction for the last few months and I wanted to try something completely different for once. So when I saw t...

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  • Authors: Jean Rabe, Martin H. Greenberg
  • Review by: Aiobhan Belen
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Romantic Elements, Steampunk
  • Publisher: DAW

The Golden Key

The Golden Key was co-written by three great names in fantasy, Melanie Rawn, Jennifer Roberson and Kate Elliot. Each author brings her inimitable style to blend a sweeping story that mixes elements of sorcery and art to form a backdrop for...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Melanie Rawn, Jennifer Roberson, Kate Elliott
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Fantasy
  • Publisher: DAW

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