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Love in Catalina Cove

Brenda Jackson absolutely fascinates with her new series. Vashti Alcindor is a strong heroine. I love that she isn’t perfect and that she has doubts, fears and flaws. I also appreciated her traumatic past. Not that it made me feel sorry for...

5 Stars

Metal and Mistletoe - Hearts of Metal Book 4

“Metal and Mistletoe” released in 2016, but it’s perfect for any Christmas season. It’s time to get cozy with a warm cup of coco and this sweet and sexy heavy metal romance. As I’ve mentioned in other reviews of the Hearts of Metal series,...

5 Stars

Eye of the Eagle - The Hotel LaBelle Series Book 3

There were a couple things that tripped me up in "Eye of the Eagle" but in all I enjoyed it. When you’re dealing with a kidnapping things are always tense and even more so when you know who you’re dealing with. Dealing with shapeshifters is...

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Want Me, Cowboy - Copper Ridge

Maisey Yates adds another installment to her Cooper Ridge collection with "Want Me, Cowboy". This one starts out strong – Poppy is a great character, she’s got a lot of personality and she’s easy to envision with her fantastic fashion choic...

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Wolf Rising - SWAT, #8

Clearly, Paige Tyler still has a lot in store for her “SWAT: Special Wolf Alpha Team” series. On each installments, the author doles out - for want of a better word - crumbs of information, painting her werewolf-verse a few shade of colors...

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  • Author: Paige Tyler
  • Review by: Didi
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Romantic Suspense, Diverse Books, * Romance: Uniformed Heroes
  • Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca

Second Time Sweeter - A Blessings Novel, #9

In “Second Time Sweeter” Beverly Jenkins takes us to visit our old friends in Henry Adams, Kansas. It’s lovely to fellowship and partake in the many stories of love, passion, humor, suspense and compassion that our literary friends have exp...

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The Proposal

How would you like to receive a marriage proposal in front on several thousands of baseball fans? Well, that is the beginning of a hectic day for Nikole on her man’s birthday. Not expecting the surprise of a lifetime the characters in this...

4 Stars

The Scorpion and his Prey - Kontra's Menagerie Book 24

“The Scorpion and His Prey” by Charlie Richards details the challenges that dominant empire scorpion shifter Acheron deals with as he convinces his newly discovered mate, Rusty, a serval cat shifter that they are meant to be together. This...

4 Stars
  • Author: Charlie Richards
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, GLBTQ, Diverse Books
  • Publisher: eXtasy Books Inc

Cherub's Play

After reading this blurb, I just had to read this story. The premise sounded outstanding and I was looking forward to a humorous romance with an angelic twist. While everything was there for exactly that there were facets of this story that...

3 Stars

Intercepted - The Playbook, #1

“Intercepted” is a jolly good debut from Alexa Martin. It was fun, sexy, uplifting, and well-rounded; portraying Marlee, a biracial young woman in a long-term relationship with her high-school sweetheart who got drafted by NFL team Denver M...

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  • Author: Alexa Martin
  • Review by: Didi
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Romance: Sports, Diverse Books, * Contemporary
  • Publisher: Berkley

Winter Igniting - Scorpius Syndrome Book 5

Winter Igniting is the 5th book in author Rebecca Zanetti’s Scorpius Syndrome science fiction romance series. The main reason why I love this romance series is the worldbuilding. It’s a complex world as the heroes and heroines have to deal...

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  • Author: Rebecca Zanetti
  • Review by: Jessie
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Science Fiction, Diverse Books
  • Publisher: RAZ INK LLC

A Duke by Default - Reluctant Royals, #2

This was my first time reading a romance story by Alyssa Cole. I really enjoyed "A Duke by Default". Portia is a socialite who is a bit of a mess. She's never stuck with anything and is a frustration to her family. She decides to take a swo...

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Thou Shalt Love - Thou Shalt Trilogy Book 1

"Thou Shalt Love" is penned by the talented Sianh Nalika DeShield. It's a funny yet insightful story with many messages about life and love. The setting, character development and dialogue are true to the life experiences of many 21st centu...

4 Stars

Brave Wolf and the Lady - The Clan of the Wolf Book 2

I am in love with the story of "Brave Wolf and the Lady." I have consistently loved Native American love stories since I was in junior high. Sadly, I think the modern age has grown passed this revered era. I was so excited to have received...

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A Gentleman Never Keeps Score - Seducing the Sedgwicks

This is the second book in the Seducing the Sedgwick series and another really good story. Hartley was once a fashionable man of London society but a dark secret of his is brought to light and he's shunned by his peers. He's become a reclus...

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  • Author: Cat Sebastian
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ, Diverse Books
  • Publisher: Avon Impulse

Unconditionally Mine - Miami Dreams

Nadine Gonzalez turns fun in the sun into a spicy tryst. "Unconditionally Mine" is set in the perfect location. Miami is just the place to shake off the blues. So it's fitting that a woman that puts business before pleasure finds her happy...

5 Stars

My Awfully Wedded Husband

I read the blurb for this book and expected a light-hearted comedy that would keep me laughing. Instead, I got a drama. However, the drama I got was excellent. From cheating spouses and fights over property, this story brought you into four...

4 Stars

The Kiss Quotient

I finished "The Kiss Quotient" because I was determined that this review be done on a fully finished book rather than a DNF, however if given my druthers, I would've stopped short less than halfway through. To be clear, I had reservations g...

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  • Author: Helen Hoang
  • Review by: Kyraninse
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Debut Title, Diverse Books
  • Publisher: Berkley

Getting Nawty with the Coyote

The sex scenes and tension between Kamari and Mica in Getting Naughty with the Coyte is steamy, sexy fun. Everytime they're around each other the room boils. You can tell that this book is part of a series and even though there were some pa...

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Catching the Vixen - The Real Werewives of Alaska Book 4

Once again, Kristen Strassel does not disappoint with this newest installment of her "Real Werewives of Alaska" series. This book was hawt hawt hawt with some laughs and a full throttle on one heck of a plot line. Fiona Fox is the daughter...

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Pretending He's Mine - Love on Cue, #2

"Pretending He's Mine" is a handful of sunshine on a cloudy day. Mia Sosa never loses her sense of humor as she opens her heart to readers. To be open to love, one has to be willing to risk the consequences. Julian and Ashley had a bit of w...

5 Stars

Claiming an Assassin - Assassins Trilogy Book 3

Blade and Kya are so sexual it’s not even funny but I guess it’s to be expected since they are cats. The sex scenes were hot and I found it nice that they were able to be around each other during a case. That’s not to say that Blade didn't...

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Scoring with the Wrong Twin - WAGS

I really enjoyed reading "Scoring with the Wrong Twin" and I read it within a couple of hours. I was hooked! Giovanna asked her twin Sophia to take her place in a photo shoot so that she could go to a fashion show in Italy. Reluctantly, Sop...

4 Stars

Best Laid Plans - Madaris Family Saga

Brenda Jackson's "The Best Laid Plans" is a delightful, easy and enjoyable read. It has a somewhat humorous side. This element will keep her audience engaged and chucking to themselves. The wonderful, colorful and older characters are reali...

4 Stars

Exclusively Yours - Miami Dreams

"Exclusively Yours" is a seductive escapade that begins unexpectedly and culminates in a second chance. Nick and Leila had an attraction as intense and sultry as the landscape of Miami. It begin with an explosion and ended in heartache and...

5 Stars

A Princess in Theory - Reluctant Royals, #1

Where to begin? So conflicted. I wavered between a four and a four point five all through writing this review. First of all, I adored Ledi. She's amazing and wonderful and kickass and all the good things in life. I loved the humor, like the...

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  • Author: Alyssa Cole
  • Review by: Kyraninse
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Diverse Books, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Avon Books

The Wedding Date

Jasmine Guillory entertains with a wonderfully witty and romantic contemporary story in "The Wedding Date". From the first scene I was completely captivated with this fun and impulsive storyline. Alexa Monroe is a wonderful heroine. She’s s...

4 Stars

Down by Contact - The Barons

Get a bucket of ice nearby and turn your fan or air con to low temperature as it’s getting HOT in here. The second entry in “The Barons” series had former NFL teammates Simeon and Adrián clashed in a tangle of limbs and senses. I’m new to S...

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  • Author: Santino Hassell
  • Review by: Didi
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Romance: Sports, Diverse Books
  • Publisher: InterMix

South Seas Salvation - Corporate Services Book 3

JC Hay takes us into his third Corporate Services science fiction romance novel with "South Seas Salvation". Those new to JC and this series can jump right in and into this action packed book. Hay knows how to have you on the run and always...

4 Stars
  • Author: JC Hay
  • Review by: Tamazon
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Science Fiction, Diverse Books
  • Publisher: Metal Pig Press

Freeing the Prisoner - A Kindred Tales Novel

While Kyron is indeed confined in a cell, what really keeps him prisoner is his own morals and code of ethics. He could free himself easily if he used the gift the goddess gave his kind, but he doesn't. His restraint costs him but it also r...

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Locked in Temptation - The Protectors

“Locked in Temptation” is written by renowned author Brenda Jackson. Jackson has written many award-winning books and acquired awards. She has blessed her readers with yet another award winning story within the pages of “Locked in Temptatio...

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  • Author: Brenda Jackson
  • Review by: Bookshifter
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Diverse Books, * Romantic Suspense
  • Publisher: HQN Books

The Priest's Perspective - A Loving Nip Book 14

Readers new to this series should read book one (A Nip of Good Cheer) before jumping into more of this series. There is an overall series arc to the Loving Nip series. This is book fourteen. I have all of Charlie’s books and have read them...

4 Stars
  • Author: Charlie Richards
  • Review by: Sandra
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * SPICY: HOT Romance, Diverse Books, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ
  • Publisher: eXtasy Books Inc

Breathless - Rhine Trilogy, #2

“Breathless” by Beverly Jenkins combines interesting facts with a sobering look at the challenges faced by people of color in a society that did not appreciate their contributions or their potential. I was saddened to discover that even tho...

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  • Author: Beverly Jenkins
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical, Diverse Books
  • Publisher: Avon Books

Seeking Sarah

“There is a thin line between love and hate.” “Many wise people say that revenge is not ours but of a Superior Being.” In ReShonda Tate Billingsley’s emotional, raw, and dramatic narrative she brings to life a little girl named Brooke Green...

4 Stars

WarDance

Many years ago I belonged to a book club. Elizabeth Vaughan's book "Warprize" was selected as it was a fantasy romance and we tried to read all the genres. The consensus on the book by the group was that it was awesome and I was in total ag...

4 Stars

Boss

"Boss" is an intriguing narrative penned by the talented author Tracy Brown. Brown has blessed her audiences with several urban tales. In "Boss", Ms. Brown takes her readers on a road of deception, love, paybacks, heartaches and victory. Th...

4 Stars

Trouble Clef

Even though "Trouble Clef" was a short read, I really enjoyed it. Maya and Kyra both had issues of their own they had to work out. Being in a band is not ideal for everyone but it worked for them until Maya kissed Kyra on stage in front of...

4 Stars

Serenity - A Gezane Universe Novel

Serenity was a very interesting and intriguing book to read. The author’s world building pulled me right into the story and immersed me in the rich world the book is set in. Serenity has not had it easy from birth and has had to deal...

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  • Author: D. Renee Bagby
  • Review by: Danni
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, Diverse Books
  • Publisher: DZRB Books

Seized by Seduction - The Protectors, #2

Brenda Jackson's “Seized by Seduction” is appropriately titled. I was held confined to my lounge chair with this delicious page turner from start to finish. As a reader I was seized by the well-crafted plot and characterization of the main...

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Forged in Desire - The Protectors, #1

“Forged in Desire” by Brenda Jackson provides a frightening look at the possible cost for doing one’s civic duty even as it follows a delicious romance that evolves in the face of danger. The slow buildup of a relationship that is formed wh...

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  • Author: Brenda Jackson
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Romantic Suspense, Diverse Books
  • Publisher: HQN Books

Walking in Fire - Hawaiian Heroes Book 1

What I loved most about Walking in Fire: Hawaiian Heroes, Book 1 by Cathryn Cade was that the reader truly could feel that they were on vacation in Hawaii. The author was able to bring the sights, smells and local culture of Hawaii to the r...

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  • Author: Cathryn Cade
  • Review by: Jessie
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Diverse Books, * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * SPICY: HOT Romance
  • Publisher: Windtree Press

Rolling in the Deep - Hawaiian Heroes Book 2

Rolling in the Deep is the second book in Cathryn Cade’s exciting new series about sexy Hawaiian Heroes finding true love while working for a hot tempered goddess. There are many things I am enjoying about this series, from the vacation des...

4 Stars
  • Author: Cathryn Cade
  • Review by: Jessie
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: HOT Romance, Diverse Books, * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Windtree Press

Blooming in the Wild - Hawaiian Heroes Book 3

Blooming in the Wild is the third book in Cathryn Cade’s Hawaiian Heroes series. The series’ best elements are the sexy men living in the exotic, romantic setting of Hawaii. As much as I adore the hunky men, it was about time readers got to...

4 Stars
  • Author: Cathryn Cade
  • Review by: Jessie
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * SPICY: HOT Romance, Diverse Books
  • Publisher: Windtree Press

The Alpha's Domination - The Alpha Shifter Collection, #4

"The Alpha's Domination" is the 4th book in the Alpha Shifter Collection by the awesome Sam Crescent. I'm a huge fan of her work, mostly because her characters are real people. (Or half people, as shifters may be) But they all have their fl...

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Mr. Ridley - The Whipping Society Book 1

I'm delighted that Delilah Marvelle has started a new historical romance series, starting with Mr. Ridley, due out on February 28th. The author hinted about her Whipping Society series in her School of Gallantry series and it's finally here...

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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

The Rancher Returns - The Westmoreland Legacy

Gavin is everything you would expect a creation of Brenda Jackson's imagination to be. Overpowering, controlling, easy on the eyes but havoc to the heart. His attraction to Layla, was sure to set the roof on fire. Mysterious happenings and...

4 Stars
  • Author: Brenda Jackson
  • Review by: Lashea
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Diverse Books, Western
  • Publisher: Harlequin

Hidden Impact - A Safeguard Novel, #1

Piper J. Drake dishes out a delicious adventure with the first book in her “Safeguard” series. From the very first sentence I was hooked. I knew that I was definitely in for an adventure and I wasn’t disappointed at all. I wasn’t even disap...

5 Stars

Her Kind of Man - Edge of Scandal, #3

This is book 3 of 3 in Elle Wright’s “Edge of Scandal” series. Once I started reading “Her Kind of Man” I steadily started to think about how friendship can grow into love. Even though you may have your doubts and not being sure, you have t...

4 Stars
  • Author: Elle Wright
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Diverse Books
  • Publisher: Forever

Plucking the Pearl - Oyster Harbor Book 1

Pearl and Caleb made for an interesting pair during this book. I wished for dialect of that time period; the way they spoke seemed very modern. I also would have liked to see a bit more romance between the two. There were so many love scene...

3 Stars

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