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The Blarmling Dilemma - Hearts in Orbit , #1

The Blarmling Dilemma by S.C. Mitchell is a sexy, exciting Sci-fi romance that is also quite adorable. I enjoyed this funny and entertaining read. Main characters Phoebe and Rigel are likable from the start and their chemistry is immediate....

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Blind Confession - The Blind Series, #4

Violetta Rand reunites us with old friends in this installment of her Blind series. Marteinn is emotionally scarred by the perceived betrayal of his first love and Mercia just wants to belong somewhere. Together they lead each other on a me...

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Being Prince Charming - 1Night Stand Series

Being Prince Charming is a 'charming' addition to the 1 Night Stand series. August and Lissa belong together, they just got lost. This short story is sexy and sweet. August proves the strength of his love in a very touching way. I love the...

4 Stars

Kissing the Highlander Anthology

Kissing the Highlander is an anthology of Scottish Historical Romance novellas by some of the best in the business. This genre is one of my favorites and I really love anthologies as they often expose me to new authors. Kissing the Highland...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Terry Spear, Vonda Sinclair, Eliza Knight, Victoria Roberts, Willa Blair
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Rom: Historical
  • Publisher: Independently Published

Groomzilla

Groomzilla is a short, entertaining story of love with a wedding that includes a groom who is out of control. Said groom is kept in line by some very well deserved spankings. The chemistry between Aaron and Peter is smokin’ hot, and clearly...

4 Stars

The Forgiven - Keepers of the Promise, #1

The Forgiven is a heartbreaking, uplifting story of two women born decades apart yet connected by pain and troubles. Rebecca’s story is tightly interwoven with Anne’s story, and with the threads of faith and hope binding them together made...

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  • Author: Marta Perry
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Amish, Religion & Spirituality, * Contemporary
  • Publisher: Berkley

Bride of Blackness Castle

I love Scottish historical romance. There's just something about the brooding men and feisty women. Bride of Blackness Castle sounded like just my kind of story. While I did enjoy the story, it was not as engaging as I had hoped. Robert was...

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Bride Games - An Alien's Bride Story

Bride Games is an exciting and surprisingly thoughtful story set in the same world as Alien Bride. This is good solid scifi complete with strange cultures and evil aliens. Lenora is a survivor who refuses to accept life as it is now. She is...

5 Stars
  • Author: Yamila Abraham
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * Under 45k Words, * SPICY: HOT Romance, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Yaoi Press

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

Disobedience - Harker's Hell, #1

Disobedience is a fascinating melding of past and future, Sci-Fi and Old West. The world the author creates is complex and detailed. There are surprises and twists throughout the book. I love it when plot lines are so original and character...

5 Stars

Discovery Snakeopedia - The Complete Guide to Everything Snakes--Plus Lizards and More Reptiles

Discovery Snakeopedia is in a word: 'awesome'. That's a direct quote from five of my children. The pictures are vibrant, beautiful and very detailed. The book is well organized and filled with all kinds of info about snakes and their kin. E...

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A Simple Misunderstanding - Corbin's Bend, #7

A Simple Misunderstanding is part of the Corbin's Bend series. The books in this series revolve around the residents of Corbin's Bend, a community that embraces domestic discipline in all its forms. Each story can be read on its own. I was...

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Reputable Surrender - Trust In Me, #6

Since the very first book in this series, I've wondered what kind of man Michael Kavanaugh would become. I wasn't sure Ms. Riley would give him a story. However, it finally comes full circle and Michael gets his story in Reputable Surrender...

5 Stars
  • Author: Riley Murphy
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: BDSM, * Contemporary, * SPICY: HOT Romance
  • Publisher: Riley Murphy

Blind Redemption - The Blind Series, #3

When we last met Aaron McNally, he had been banished for kidnapping and selling his cousin's love. He was a first class jerk and any change seemed very far from possible. Ms. Rand pens a convincing tale of redemption and penance. Blind Rede...

5 Stars

Beautiful Bounty

Beautiful Bounty is a short, sexy and touching story. It is surprisingly sweet, considering that the heroine is a whore and the hero a bounty hunter. Kitty knew what she was and was comfortable with it. Then she met the preacher who changed...

4 Stars

The Archery Contest

The Archery Contest is one the most entertaining stories I've read in a while. I love historical romance but Ms. Lyn has added something special to this one. The hero and heroine are fascinating and intriguing characters. It's a game of cat...

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Nobody - Men of the White Sandy #3

Every once in a while a book will touch your soul. Nobody is one of those books. Part of the Men of White Sandy series, it's a story of courage, trust and love. Nobody Bodine isn't your typical alpha hero. In some ways I think he's more. He...

5 Stars

The Glass Sentence - The Mapmakers Trilogy, #1

The Glass Sentence is a truly fascinating story. The premise of a world fractured into different times is an exciting one. The book is the beginning of a series aimed at middle school aged kids. I did have my 12 year old read it to get a ki...

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Border Bride

Border Bride is a delightful and sexy historical romance. Ceana knows the fate of her people relies on her and so she marries the leader of Clan Montcrieff. She's willing to marry but no man will be her master, especially the hated Eadan. A...

5 Stars

TIME For Kids Big Book of When: 801 Facts Kids want to Know - Time for Kids Big Books

“Time for Kids Big Book of When” is a great jumping off point for almost any subject your kids wish to explore. Whether it's a question about when pizza was invented or when the Internet began; there's an answer in the book. I liked that an...

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The Sons of Johnny Hastings Box Set

The Sons of Johnny Hastings Box Set is a pure delight. Unlike many sets, each of these stories is written by a different author. The men are half-brothers and their pursuit of true love is detailed in each separate story. Any one of these s...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Patty Devlin, Patricia Green, Renee Rose, Maddie Taylor, Mary Wehr
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Contemporary, Western
  • Publisher: Blushing Books Publications

Re/Bound - Doms of the FBI, #1

Darcy's lover and Dom had disappeared months ago; and she was the prime suspect. Scott had been her anchor and now she was trying to put the pieces of her life back together. Theo appeared out of nowhere when she needed a firm hand. He grou...

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TIME LIFE World War II in 500 Photographs

Time Life's World War ll in 500 Pictures chronicles one of the most important and life-altering events of the 20th century. The book is a thorough survey of the war and the people touched by it. Original photos bring the time period to life...

4 Stars

The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Eight

I chose this anthology because science fiction and fantasy were the genres that started my love of reading. Sci-Fi anthologies have been around for a long time and are kind of a tradition. There are only a few pre-1980 ones that I haven't r...

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  • Author: Jonathan Strahan
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * SF: Fantasy, * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Solaris

Daughters of Man: Claiming a Princess

Brenna Lyons is one of my favorite erotic authors. Her books are very sensual and she paints extremely visual scenes with her words. Daughters of Man: Claiming a Princess isn't really a standalone story, however, if you're just looking for...

5 Stars
  • Author: Brenna Lyons
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * Under 45k Words, * SPICY: HOT Romance, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Phaze Books

My Rebel Highlander - Highland Adventure Series #6

Rebbie's story is finally here and it's everything I had hoped for and more. Rebbie's personality and free spirit called for a special kind of romance and Ms. Sinclair pens the perfect one. Calla is just what he needs, even if he doesn't kn...

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Lord Heartless

Lord Heartless is a charming, funny and witty story. I do enjoy historical romance but sometimes find the characters stuffy and one-dimensional. Not so with Juliet and Landon. They are refreshingly real and honest. I enjoyed the way the rom...

4 Stars

Twins' Slave

I love Sci-Fi romance so I was intrigued by the blurb for Twins' Slave. This one doesn't disappoint in either the science fiction category or the erotic romance one. I will say that there are some D/s undertones and it took me more than hal...

5 Stars
  • Author: M. Garnet
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: HOT Romance, * SPICY: Multiple Partners, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: eXtasy Books Inc

The Beginning - The 1001 Exotic Nights

The Beginning is the start of a creative and very sexy spanking series. I love that the main characters are a couple who have been married for twenty years. The Beginning is about fantasy, trust and honesty. Krya and Steve could be anyone y...

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More Quick-Fix Vegan - Simple, Delicious Recipes in 30 Minutes or Less

First let me say that I'm not a Vegan, but I do try to cook healthy meals for my family. This cookbook is well-organized, informative and, quite frankly, delicious. Most of the ingredients are easy to find and the meals are quick to prepare...

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Reave the Just and Other Tales

This isn't a new book for me. I've read most these short stories at one time or another although there were a few that have never been published before. I'm a big fan of Stephen Donaldson. It's really great to have these stories in one plac...

4 Stars

How Many Planets Circle the Sun?: And Other Questions about Our Solar System - Good Question!

This is another great question and answer book. This time it's the solar system and space that are the topics. This book has absolutely stunning photos accompany concise and informative answers to questions that many kids (and adults to) ha...

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Requested Surrender - Trust In Me, #5

Riley Murphy writes BDSM Romances. That's not the same as writing BDSM stories. I can't really connect to many D/s stories with any sense of common ground. They are a form of escapism for me, fantasy not reality. I don't wish to be any of t...

5 Stars
  • Author: Riley Murphy
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: BDSM, * Contemporary, * SPICY: HOT Romance
  • Publisher: Riley Murphy

Count This Cowboy In

Count This Cowboy In is a sweet and touching romance. I love cowboys, especially, the spanking kind. I discovered domestic discipline stories sometime ago and this is a great example. Sam and Trevor really click. Sam is so hurt and angry th...

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Blind Mercy - The Blind Series, #2

Vikings again, but not the same old stuff. This is the second in Violetta Rand's Blind series. Ms. Rand captures the sights and emotions of a very volatile time in history. Norse beliefs clash with the spread of Christianity. This clash is...

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Leandros Collection

"The Leandros Collection" is hot shifter sex and more. It's actually three separate short stories of incredible sex. The author has a real talent for penning truly sizzling and erotic scenes. The first of the three stories tells the tale of...

4 Stars

Becoming His Slave - The Dominion of Brothers

Becoming His Slave is one of the most fascinating books I have read in long time. It is very detailed and packed with a lot of info. Katianna and Trenton's journey is a long and complex one. The seduction starts from the first but actual se...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Talon p.s, Princess SO
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: BDSM, * SPICY: HOT Romance
  • Publisher: Talon p.s.

Snatched

There is a lot I really liked about this story but its subject matter is dark. I think it accurately portrays the harsh realities that women faced in that time period. Laryssa does the only thing she can to save her daughter. Bhodan is roug...

4 Stars

Why Does Earth Spin?: And Other Questions about Our Planet - Good Question!

Filled with stunning photos, this question and answer book is fun and informative. The questions are phrased to appeal to children and the answers are clear and concise. As a homeschooling mom, I love these types of books. My youngest was f...

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30 days to Syn

There's so much to love about "30 Days to Syn" that I don't know where to start. It's sexy, smart and unusual. Syn is a complex, damaged man and it took me some time to warm up to him. But I did. Melina is a woman of great compassion and pa...

5 Stars

A Pioneer Christmas Collection - 9 Stories of Finding Shelter and Love in a Wintry Frontier

Okay, this is an annual purchase for me. Prior years have included "A Log Cabin Christmas" and "A Prairie Christmas Collection". This year's collection is "A Pioneer Christmas". I love going back to a simpler time and spending the holidays...

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  • Authors: Kathleen Fuller, Vickie McDonough, Lauraine Snelling, Margaret Brownley, Marcia Gruver, Cynthia Hickey, Shannon McNear, Michelle Ule, Anna Carrie Urquhart
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Seasonal / Holiday, * Rom: Historical, * Rom: Inspirational
  • Publisher: Barbour Books

Christmas Tales from the Old West

Okay, I admit it. I really like 'spanking' stories. It's kind of my guilty pleasure. "Christmas Tales from the Old West" is a historical anthology that combines sweet and sexy romance with good old fashioned spankings. The stories are short...

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The Wager

"The Wager" is an interesting mix of sexual innuendo and smart dialogue. The story is short and doesn't allow for much background info or strong character development, however, it is still an enjoyable read with a sizzling chemistry between...

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Alien's Bride Book Three

Alien Bride 3 wrapped up a fascinating and sexy scifi trilogy. I thoroughly enjoyed this conclusion and was very impressed with author's resolution to Maritza's dilemma. There were no black and white answers and I like the honesty of that....

5 Stars
  • Author: Yamila Abraham
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * Under 45k Words, * SPICY: HOT Romance, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Yaoi Press

Enslaved By The Ocean - Criminals Of The Ocean #1

Enslaved By The Ocean is a departure from my normal choice in reading material. It's dark, gritty and all too realistic. There's a big difference in enjoying a fantasy or paranormal romance where bad is bad and good might be bad too and a r...

5 Stars
  • Author: Bella Jewel
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, New Adult & College
  • Publisher: Bella Jewel

My Notorious Highlander - Highland Adventure, #5

My Notorious Highlander is the latest installment of Vonda Sinclair's Highlander Adventure series. It is sweeping story of survival, love and betrayal. Ms. Sinclair pens fantastic historical romance. Stunning settings are richly described a...

5 Stars

Making Natural Beauty Products - Idiot's Guides

The Idiot's Guide to Making Natural Beauty Products is a well organized, clear and easy follow book. First-timers will find a wealth of information from types of oils to herbs and their use. Some of the products are very easy to make and us...

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  • Author: Sally W. Trew
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Health, Mind, & Body
  • Publisher: ALPHA

Alien's Bride Book Two

I said it in my first review of this series and I'll say it again, I don't do serials and I wish this wasn't one. That said. I'm hooked. The plot is fascinating and complex, the characters are alien yet not and the undercurrent of sexuality...

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  • Author: Yamila Abraham
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * Under 45k Words, * SPICY: HOT Romance, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Yaoi Press

Cloak and Dagger - Weapons of Redemption, #3

Cloak and Dagger is the third in the Weapons of Redemption series and is Bryce's story. I have really enjoyed this series. The individual book are short enough to read in one sitting, yet each gives us completed story and a start to the nex...

4 Stars
  • Author: Saloni Quinby
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * Under 45k Words, * SPICY: HOT Romance, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Changeling Press, LLC

Lucien's Mate - Soul Mates, Book 1

Lucien's Mate was a pleasant surprise. Shifter stories are a dime a dozen these days and very predictable. I happen to enjoy the genre and do try to find new and exciting authors to explore. Ms. Persaud has written a sexy, delightful tale....

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