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The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2017

I have fond memories of reading the World Almanac when I was a kid. As I've grown up I haven't really looked at one in awhile. When I saw this was available I grabbed it thinking this would be a fun activity for me and my kids. I'm happy to...

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Fatal

This complicated murder/suspense story opens with a married woman, Kate Jameson meeting Peter Ash(also married) at a dinner with mutual friends. Kate leaves that evening thinking non-stop about Peter. She ends up calling him and setting up...

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The Night Bird

This was a great new murder/suspense series. Homicide detective Frost Easton begins investigating a series of suicides by women who have psychotic breaks. They all have one thing in common. They have all been treated by controversial therap...

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Under Pressure - Body Armor, #1

I've been on a romantic suspense kick lately and I find that this author never disappoints. This is the first in a new series but if you've read her other works you may recognize some of the characters. Leese is working for Body Armor secur...

4 Stars
  • Author: Lori Foster
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Romantic Suspense
  • Publisher: HQN Books

Law and Disorder - The Finnegan Connection

In this new series from Heather Graham, Kody has left her job in New York and gone home to help out her family. She's shocked when she is brought into the middle of a crime and kidnapped at gun point. She ends up held by a gang of men in th...

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Love Can't Conquer - Love Can't Book 1

Jeremy Cox is a park ranger who meets a quiet and shy man at his favorite coffee shop. He soon asks him out. Qay Hill is an ex-drug addict who has reinvented himself over the years. He accepts the date but assumes that Jeremey will come to...

4 Stars

Love Is Heartless - Love Can't Book 2

"Love is Heartless" is the second book in this series but can be read as a standalone. It runs concurrently time wise with the first book in the series, "Love Can't Concur". In this opposites attract story, grumpy and cynical detective Nevi...

4 Stars

The Lawrence Browne Affair

Lawrence Brown is an earl who resides in a run down and decrepit castle. He spends his days working on his inventions and pays little attention to the world around him. The men in his family have a history of being "mad" and he's just alway...

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At Close Range - Tracers, #11

I really liked this exciting romantic suspense story. Dani Harper is a police detective who catches the case of a double homicide. When facts from the crime scene don't add up, Dani turns to the Delphi Center crime lab to help her make sens...

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Phantom Kiss - Chicagoland Vampires Novella

This short story gave us a peak of things between Ethan and Merit as they get ready for their wedding. In the midst of the wedding shower they get a telephone call about a desecrated grave of an old mob gangster who worked for Al Capone. Of...

4 Stars
  • Author: Chloe Neill
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR, * Under 45k Words
  • Publisher: InterMix

Battle Hill Bolero - A Bone Street Rumba Novel, #3

This was an exciting and fast paced end to the Bone Street Rumba trilogy. There is so much going on I'm not even sure how to sum it up for a review. This is definitely not a book that should be read as a standalone. The gang's all back and...

4 Stars
  • Author: Daniel José Older
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, Diverse Books
  • Publisher: ROC

Hungry Ghosts - Eric Carter #3

Hungry Ghosts is the exciting, dark and sometimes bloody, third installment of the Eric Carter series. This book could be read as a standalone but shouldn't because it contains massive spoilers for books one and two. Eric is trying to aveng...

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  • Author: Stephen Blackmoore
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: DAW

Right Behind You

This was another great installment in the Quincy and Rainie series. If you've been reading this series over the years then you know that they are both ex FBI agents and they now have their own consulting business. They are settled down and...

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Winter Halo - An Outcast Novel, #2

In this fast paced second installment of The Outcast series, Tiger is still working to save Central’s children. With the help of some new allies she ends up going undercover at Winter Halo, a pharmaceutical company whose research arm appear...

4 Stars

Stone Coffin - Ann Lindell Mysteries

This was an well plotted murder suspense story. A mother and her six year old daughter are run over by a hit and run driver. The husband turns up missing and there are a few things that lead Ann Lindell and her crew to assume that he is res...

4 Stars

There Has to Be a Reason

Dave is in his junior year of college and one day comes across another guy crying in the bathroom. This encounter leads to Dave and Noel becoming friends. Dave is seeing a girl but the relationship is not working for him. As his friendship...

4 Stars

Off Base - Out of Uniform, #1

I didn't realize when I started this book that it is a spin off of this author's #gaymers series. If you're up to date on that series you will recognize both Pike and Zach from Connection Error. That being said, this book is a standalone an...

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  • Author: Annabeth Albert
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Contemporary, * Rom: Uniformed Heroes, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ
  • Publisher: Carina Press

The Graveyard Apartment

This is the story of a young family who moves into a new apartment that is surrounded by a graveyard, a crematorium and a temple. The price is right so they are still looking forward to their new home. Immediately upon moving in strange thi...

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Troublemaker

This was very different that what I was expecting. I went into this thinking it would be a classic Linda Howard romantic suspense. That's how it is tagged. Unfortunately that's not really how it came across. The plot is that Morgan has been...

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Inversion Point - Chaos Station, #4

This fourth book of the Chaos series was another really good installment. Things have mellowed out and Zed and Felix are enjoying some down time together while doing routine runs with their ship's crew. A call by the Guardians changes every...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Kelly Jensen, Jenn Burke
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Carina Press

Phase Shift - Chaos Station, Book #5

The final book in the Chaos Station series was just as good as the previous four. The crew is doing their regular runs when they find they are being hacked. This leads to an immediate crisis and the group gets separated. Zed and Felix end u...

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  • Authors: Kelly Jensen, Jenn Burke
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Carina Press

Dragon Spawn - World of the Lupi Book 13

This was another great installment in this series. There are a few things going on in this story. Rule has been challenged to a fight to the death over the Leidolf mantle and Lily learns that Tom Weng is still alive and things are worse in...

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  • Author: Eileen Wilks
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR, * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: Berkley

The Kids' Money Book - Earning, Saving, Spending, Investing, Donating

This was an interesting book on money management for children. I chose it because my kids are in middle school and I felt it was time they needed to start looking at more in depth money issues other than earning and saving. This covers some...

4 Stars

Brick Cars and Trucks - 40 Clever & Creative Ideas to Make from Classic LEGO®

This book on Lego building was a huge hit at our house. It is pretty straight forward in it's description and is exactly as the blurb describes it. The book is pages and pages of building ideas and instructions for building various types of...

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Skip Trace - Chaos Station, #3

This was another great installment in the Chaos Station series. In this one the gang heads to the planet where Zed's family lives so that he can reconnect with them. Unfortunately the military isn't ready to let him go and they begin to mak...

4 Stars

Glass Tidings

I think this may end up being my favorite holiday story this year. Eddie had difficult childhood and has spent his adult life being mostly transient. He works various Renaissance faires at different times of the year and is currently on his...

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Brutal Game - Flynn and Laurel Book 2

This was one of my most anticipated books of the year and I'm glad to say that it didn't disappoint. This story picks up with Flynn and Laurel about a year down the road. They're doing pretty well together and their relationship is stable....

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In His Defense

Aidan is an attorney who has recently made partner at his firm. He's spent the previous years working insanely long hours to help him achieve his goals. As a result he hasn't had much time for relationships. Aidan gives in to some pressure...

4 Stars

Highlander Unbroken - Highland Adventure Book 8

What a great story! Highlander Neacal MacDonald is a man who has been broken in both body and mind after being betrayed and then tortured by his enemies. He's now the leader of his clan but he's struggling to hold on to his sanity while he...

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Curse on the Land - A Soulwood Novel, #2

This was another great installment of the Soulwood series. Nell comes back from her PsyLED training and almost immediately she ends up working a case. Something is making Soulwood feel evil and there are events happening at the church compo...

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  • Author: Faith Hunter
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ROC

Die For You - Catastrophe Series, Book 1

An apocalypse has killed off major parts of the population and Rachel thinks she may be the last person left in her state. She comes across Adam who was a military sniper and she feels he may be the one man she can trust. They band together...

3 Stars

Tempting Tristan - Harborside Nights, #3

This wasn't bad but it wasn't great either. It started off super good and the plot was really promising. Unfortunately the author didn't take the time to really development the plot she'd set up. She skirted over some very serious issues an...

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Shadowed Souls

This was a fabulous anthology filled with a variety of short, dark urban fiction stories. There are eleven stories total and there is a little something for everyone here. There are fae, genies, wizards, zombies and more. I don't read a lot...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Jim Butcher, Kerrie Hughes, Seanan McGuire, Kevin J. Anderson, Rob Thurman
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: ROC

Empty Net

Two of my favorite things in the world are hockey and books. When you combine them together I'm in heaven. This was the fourth book in my favorite hockey romance series. At the end of the last book there was a pretty ugly game between two r...

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Bitter Legacy

I went into this not really knowing what to expect since it's a debut author. I've had some really good luck this year with new authors and I was excited to get into this. It started off great. I loved James as a character. He's a really go...

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Can't Hide from Me

This was an action packed story about ATF agent Charlie Hunter who's team is on an extraction mission to get an undercover agent out of a bad situation. Charlie's world implodes when he realizes the undercover agent is his ex Angel Medina w...

4 Stars

Magic Binds - Kate Daniels, #9

This was one of my most anticipated books of the year and I'm so happy to say that it did not disappoint at all. This book was fantastic. Kate and Curran are planning to get married but a vision from the Witch Oracle shows that their journe...

5 Stars
  • Author: Ilona Andrews
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Infected: Holden - Mean Streets Book 1

If you know me at all you know that the original Infected series is one of my all time favorite UF series and Holden was one of my favorite characters in that. I went into this with both excitement and trepidation. I so wanted it to be good...

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Overexposed - In Focus

This was an excellent addition to the In Focus series. Levi has suffered a major loss in his life and has decided to hike the Appalachian Trail to try to sort through his grief. He's at a cross road in his life and has no idea what he's goi...

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Song of the Deep

This was a creative story about a young girl who grows up hearing her father's tales about the ocean. He's a fisherman and when one day he doesn't come home, Merryn builds a submarine and goes in search of him. Along the way she encounters...

4 Stars

Mad Lizard Mambo

Urban Fantasy is my all time favorite genre and so I was really happy when I came across the first book in this series awhile back. I've been anxiously awaiting this follow up book and I can say I was not disappointed. This was super good....

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Rented Heart

How does an author take a story about a rent boy and turn it into a sweet romance? I have no idea but that's what happened here. This was a really lovely story about rent boy Zac who is trying to just get by. He's overcome a drug addiction...

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School Ties

Erin is a young school teacher who begins her career at the all boy's boarding school her grandfather taught at. One of the subjects she teaches is a Senior math class. Despite her best intentions Erin soon finds herself attracted to one of...

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Steady Stroke - Off Beat

This is the second book in the Off Beat series. This story picks up a little less than a year later. Linc is living in a beach house that Trey owns and is roommates with Trey's sister. Trey and Dom are out on the road and Linc is continuing...

4 Stars
  • Author: A. M. Arthur
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ
  • Publisher: Swerve

Rescued

Ryder is an attorney in a family law firm, but when he comes out his family rejects him. He also has had a very bad ending to a relationship. His recent life events lead him to working at an animal rescue with some close friends. Through th...

4 Stars

Shatterproof

Saint has been alive a long time. Hundreds of years he thinks. He doesn't know exactly what he is but he's figured out a long time ago that he's not human. He has also figured out that he causes the deaths of the men he loves. He spends his...

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Adulting 101

This was cute story about Nick who is 18 and getting ready to head to college. It's the summer before and he's working at a job he doesn't really like and he feels overwhelmed at the thought of going off to college. He's immature and not re...

4 Stars

Connection Error - #gaymers, #3

This was one the best books I've read in awhile. Josiah is a video game programmer who typically does pretty well but he struggles with severe ADHD and it's something he has had to work to deal with. On a flight to a meeting for his job, Jo...

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Bad Judgment

Brogan Smith is a bodyguard who has been assigned a new case. He's also been warned that his subject is a nightmare so he's expecting to dislike the man. What he's not expecting is how fascinated he is by the man's executive assistant. Embr...

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  • Author: Sidney Bell
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Romantic Suspense, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ
  • Publisher: Carina Press

Made for Sin

I was really excited to read this first book to a new series by Stacia Kane and I have to say it didn't disappoint. Speare is a Las Vegas P.I. who is cursed with a demon inside of him. He must sin to keep the demon under control. If he does...

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