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Darak - Dakonian Alien Mail Order Brides #1

Welcome to the adventures of the Intergalactic Dating Agency. This is the first book in a spin off series where the aliens come to Earth instead of the females going to Dakon. You don’t have to read the original series, Alien Mate, to jump...

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  • Author: Cara Bristol
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Cara Bristol

Kill the Queen - A Crown of Shards Novel, #1

"Kill the Queen" is an exciting start to a new series. I don't read much high fantasy, but I enjoy another series by this author. So I decided to give this a try. I'm very glad I did. "Kill the Queen" starts out with a bang. Evie's entire f...

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Legion - Xian Warriors Book 1

Ayana wants to be apart of the elite Vanguard force and her psychic abilities make her a prime candidate. Unable to hold the soul of Legion, the alien male that she has coveted and dreamed about for years, she still wants to fight by his si...

4 Stars

Wilders - Project Earth, #1

“Wilders” by Brenda Cooper focuses on young Coryn Williams, whose family disintegrates and leaves her alone with only her companion robot. Coryn needs more than just her running to satisfy her, and embarks on a dangerous journey to find her...

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UNIT 77: BROKEN - CyBRG Files Book 1

What a delicious read this was. Set in the future on another planet, it seems some things never change when it comes to human behavior. People still fall in love, and there are people who don't deserve to be part of the human race. Claudia...

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Mages & Mechanisms - Jak & Leander Book 1

Devin Harnois is a new author to me and I did indeed enjoy "Mages and Mechanisms" a lot. The steampunk element made for an interesting read. It was a little slow going at first but once the book got going it moved at a good pace. Leander wa...

4 Stars

Operation Phoenix - Nova Force Book 1

“Operation Phoenix” is an interesting story that deals with Lieutenant Trinity West and Commander Dax Rossi. They have known each other for many years. But after the death of Trinity's brother (Travis) ten years earlier things had greatly c...

5 Stars

Burning Day - Innate Wright Book 1

Note: this is the first installment of a serial. Also for those who are used to Viola Grace's romances - there is no romance thread in this story. The Innate Wright books are difficult for me to rate because I came into them thinking there'...

4 Stars

Escaping Fate - Veredian Chronicles Book 1

"Escaping Fate" is part of a deftly woven sci-fi epic. The characters are complex and multidimensional. The world building is incredible. The meshing of romance and sci-fi is done with skill. Slavery is the ever present backdrop to this unf...

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  • Author: Regine Abel
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Science Fiction, * SPICY: HOT Romance, * SPICY: Multiple Partners, Series: Stands Alone
  • Publisher: Regine Abel

Spartan Heart - Mythos Academy spinoff Book 1

Jennifer Estep transports readers into a new spinoff series in "Spartan Heart". It all began with the Mythos Academy series and book one "Touch of Frost". In that book we met Gwen Frost and followed her adventures against mythical creatures...

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  • Author: Jennifer Estep
  • Review by: Tamazon
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Fantasy, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Jennifer Estep

Flux - Jaunter Chronicles Book 1

"Flux" is an exciting tale about Addy Decker, a girl who once wanted to end it all, until she meets a beautiful boy in her bathroom. I have to say that this was a very thrilling and captivating read. It was very fast-paced, and had me glued...

5 Stars
  • Author: Lucas Pederson
  • Review by: CozmicBookishJunkie
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Science Fiction, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Evernight Teen

In Search of Pride - Crimson Realm Chronicles Book 1

Readers of heavy fantasy will love the Crimson Realm Chronicles and this first book "In Search of Pride". This first book introduces us to the Brenn, a warrior and lion shifter who can't shift. If he lets himself shift he will never be a ma...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Taryn Jameson, Gabriella Bradley
  • Review by: Tamazon
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Fantasy
  • Publisher: eXtasy Books Inc

Tempting Flame - The Jendari Book 1

"Tempting Flame" is a fantastic start to an amazing new sci-fi romance series. The author strikes the perfect balance of world building and intriguing storytelling. Everything about the Jendari is fascinating and fresh. Tallis is sexy, stro...

5 Stars
  • Author: Delwyn Jenkins
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Romance: BBW/Rubenesque, * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Evernight Publishing

Pursued by the Imperial Prince - Imperial Princes Book 1

Forget a woman scorned, you need to look out for the pissed off prince. Jaida and Seth were love at first sight, and things ended up in bed quickly. Jaida, being a noble, expected a proposal of marriage from the man she gave her innocence t...

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Blood Eclipse - Blood Eclipse #1

AJ Llewellyn and DJ Manly come together to make one great vampire story. It was hot and steamy, and I loved it. The characters jumped off the page and into my room and I almost thought they would reach out and touch me. I would love to...

5 Stars
  • Authors: A. J. Llewellyn, D. J. Manly
  • Review by: Zollyanna
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: GLBTQ, * Romance: Speculative / PNR, #FirstInaSeries, * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: eXtasy Books Inc

The Waking Fire - The Draconis Memoria, #1

“The Waking Fire” by Anthony Ryan was a delightful surprise to me, as I had not read any stories by this author before yet was intrigued by his blurb. I love stories that unfold gradually and keep me wondering about the world and the author...

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Learning the Hard Way 1

Mike is a mercenary for the law. He ends up in prison where he quickly learns he's a pawn in a bunch of games. He's won in a fight by Keelan and the two men begin working together to survive. It's more an alliance than friendship at the beg...

4 Stars

Red Sister - Book of the Ancestor, #1

"Red Sister" is the first book in a new series by Mark Lawrence. I honestly don't have a lot to say about this book. The premise sounds very interesting and unique. However, in execution I find the book to be very slow. So slow in fact that...

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The Hundredth Queen - The Hundredth Queen Series Book 1

“The Hundredth Queen” is a young adult fantasy. It was beyond fantastic! I wasn't too sure about it when I started, but shortly in, I knew I was going to die hard love it. So I know what you are thinking…why the 4 stars. Although this book...

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  • Author: Emily R. King
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Fantasy, * Young Adult, Debut Title
  • Publisher: Skyscape

Admiral - An Evagardian Novel, #1

“Admiral” by Sean Danker starts with a mystery that gets more and more intricate as the four beings who awaken together explore their surroundings. The mystery unfolds as they experience it, which gets progressively more frustrating and sus...

4 Stars
  • Author: Sean Danker
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: * Science Fiction, Debut Title, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: ROC

Warlock in Training - Studies in Demonology Book 1

This was an entertaining beginning to a new urban fantasy series. Angus is a college student who comes from a magical family. His father is a well-connected warlock and expects Angus to follow in his footsteps. Angus has issues with them us...

4 Stars

Recruits - Recruits, #1

I really wanted to like “Recruits”. The premise was very interesting but the writing just didn't work for me. The teens are eighteen years old. So for me, I think this should have been written as a high young adult to even new adult, but th...

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  • Author: Thomas Locke
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Science Fiction, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Revell

The Black Lily - Vampire Blood, #1

"The Black Lily" is one of those books that weeks later you are still thinking of the plot, characters and story line. It's seeped in fantasy and has a dash of fairy tale. Think vampires, Cinderella, and the crown. Our main characters are A...

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The Holver Alley Crew - Streets of Maradaine, #1

"The Holver Alley Crew" is an Urban Fantasy about The Rynax brothers, who want to get on the straight and narrow and decide to open up a legitimate shop, but a great fire happens, ruining their hopes, dreams and future and they have to go b...

5 Stars

The Game Begins: An Introduction - R. Caine High School Book 1

Author Victoria Danann is at it again! This enchanting book is the beginning of a tale about the Gods of Old, their devious games, and the innocent children who are caught up in their shenanigans. It’s the brilliant start to her new Young A...

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Cyborg Heat - Burning Metal Book 1

"Cyborg Heat" is an enjoyable read, but it relies on many of the usual cyborg tropes and a rather improbable connection between Amanda and Adam. I liked Amanda for her courage and principles, but I wasn't quite buying why she was willing to...

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Lost in Wonderland - The Twisted and the Brave Book 1

To be totally honest, this novel took my by complete surprise. It’s intriguing, enchanting, and gave me a whole new view on the mythos of Wonderland. It moves very smoothly, switching from Wonderland to the real world and back again with ea...

5 Stars

Becoming Dragon - Dragon Point Book 1

Beat down and feeling the sting of losing his human veneer at the hands of his mad scientist uncle, Brandon is sticking to the shadows while he pursues said uncle and his sister, unwilling captive. Brand is determined to save Sue Ellen the...

4 Stars
  • Author: Eve Langlais
  • Review by: Chris
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Eve Langlais

Dreadnought - Nemesis - Book One

Our main character in “Dreadnought” is Danny. She is a Trans character. She ends up with powers when the famous Dreadnought dies in front of her. She is then the superhero! This was a great little book that packs one giant punch. That anyon...

5 Stars

The Dead Seekers - A Dead Seekers Novel, #1

“The Dead Seekers”by Barb Hendee and J.C. Hendee is an awesome and wonderful read. These two authors made this a quick and easy read with no complicated world building to keep up with. Still they were able to make a vivid world. The Hendee...

4 Stars

Chameleon Assassin - Chameleon Assassin Series Book 1

Once again, author BR Kingsolver has created a world that is rugged, violent, and vastly intriguing. As a fan of her Telepathic Clans series, I knew this would be a great read, and I was not wrong. Ms. Kingsolver tells a tale of a broken-do...

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Drakon's Promise - Blood of the Drakon Book 1

“Drakon's Promise” starts off an exciting new series in a world that Drakon exist. Darius Varkas is a drakon, both human and dragon. And he’s kind is being chased by the Knights for their blood. It’s a fight as old as time but this time the...

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The Twenty-Sided Sorceress Volume 1 - The Twenty-Sided Sorceress, #1

This is the nerdster book of all time! Talk about being nerdy! If you love paranormal romance/action/adventure, this book is up your alley. The plot is complex, the action is fast-paced at times, many references to: comics, Star Wars, D&D,...

5 Stars

The Queen of Blood - The Queens of Renthia, #1

The setting of this book was just breathtaking and I wish there were real places like this. Where the trees are big enough you can build entire cities within their branches. The world of Aratay is a place where every town, city and village...

5 Stars

Grace and Dignity - The Ark of the Sacred Scrolls, #1

This is a solid story and I enjoyed it. I read the acknowledgments and it says it's based on the idea of a board game. There are plays on words, and the "puzzles" are cute. There is even a section in the back listing the characters and the...

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The Delphi Effect - The Delphi Trilogy, #1

This was an X Files government scifi-thriller with spirits! I really loved Anna in this story. Her ability to talk to the dead was really amazing. I love how all the powers flow in this story. It worked out so well. It was never boring or s...

4 Stars
  • Author: Rysa Walker
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Fantasy, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Skyscape

A Girl Called Dust - Book One of the Dust Trilogy

Without giving too much away, “A Girl Called Dust” is about Arden, a girl whose been experiencing weird things over the last couple of years, like waking up to deep scratches in her floor, her best friend telling her she’s not human, but do...

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The Terrans - First Salik War, #1

“The Terrans” by Jean Johnson sets the stage for an intriguing set of interactions between humans and other species, some more alien than others. I love the premise of a more advanced Earth that has survived horrific conflicts and found a w...

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  • Author: Jean Johnson
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: ACE

Nevernight - Nevernight, #1

I’m not sure what killed this book for me. The constant back and forth of the time (you would get part of the story in italics which was the past then the present in normal script) or the flowery wording that just made my head hurt. I thoug...

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Zero - Zero Series Book 1

"Zero" by Morgan Dark is a really great suspense story. It follows the life of Kyle Bradford and also the burglar Zero. Kyle is a student at a prestigious school. His parents are dead and he has been adopted by his mom's friend. Kyle's life...

4 Stars
  • Author: Morgan Dark
  • Review by: Tamazon
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Fantasy, Suspense: Action / Thriller, * Young Adult, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Independently Published

The Summer Dragon - First Book of the Evertide

AMAZING, that sums up “The Summer Dragon” quite well. I was so taken with this book and I absolutely loved the pictures. It helped me see more of the characters and what was going on. Everything about this book was magical, from the talking...

5 Stars

The Pages of the Mind - The Uncharted Realms, #1

I thought “The Pages of the Mind” was just a new book to a new series. After the horrible time I had with the 12 kingdoms I wanted to give this author another chance. But I found out that although this is a new series it’s a spin-off of you...

4 Stars

The Drafter - The Peri Reed Chronicles, #1

I am a huge fan of Kim Harrison. While, I have not finished the Hollows series (yet!), that series got me into Urban Fantasy. I will be forever grateful for that. This book has gotten A LOT of mixed reviews, and I think the problem is that...

5 Stars

Wishing Day - Book 1

I wanted to love this book so much! But the story was just all over the place. Nothing really seemed to have an order and the story was just so confusing because of it. “Wishing Day” started out so charming with a premise that sounded so cu...

3 Stars

Hell's Chapel - Caith Morningstar, #1

Orlando –land of that famous mouse – is Caith Morningstar’s home and she has a few rules that everyone needs to follow or they can get the heck out but either someone didn’t get that memo or they have a death wish in this thrilling urban fa...

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Michael Midas Champion #1

“Michael Midas, Champion: Book One”, written by Jordan B. Gorfinkel and illustrated by Scott Beefiel, details the origin of Champion, told through a collaborative effort between a young boy and his grandmother. The drawings are vivid and th...

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Mercury Striking - The Scorpius Syndrome, #1

I am so excited that New York Times and USA Today Bestselling Author Rebecca Zanetti has started a new series. Unlike her wildly popular romantic suspense Sin Brothers’ series, this time Rebecca has entered the world of Urban Fantasy to cre...

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  • Author: Rebecca Zanetti
  • Review by: Jessie
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, #FirstInaSeries, * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Zebra Books

Tyger, Tyger Burning Bryght - The Orion, Book 1

Tyger, Tyger Burning Bright is a semi-short read, a little over 100 pages. It’s set in the distant future with the perfect setting for erotic futuristic fiction. Lions and Tigers and Bears… Oh mine! The hero Tyron’s half man and half beast,...

4 Stars
  • Author: CJ Cade
  • Review by: Chinama
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, #FirstInaSeries, * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Windtree Press

$7.50/hr. + Curses - The Necro Files, #1

7.50/hour + Curses is the first book I have read from CL Bledsoe and the first in a series. Now that I’ve finished this book I’m excited to read more by him. I found the concept of taking a job in a funeral home a great set up for a good se...

4 Stars

The City - The City, #1

Ms. Gemmell wrote this book totally on her own and it’s her very first book. I found it to be a good read. There are some things that are somewhat the same as some found in her late husband’s books, but then there are differences. The autho...

4 Stars

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