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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, * Rom: Speculative / PNR, * SF: Science Fiction, * SPICY: HOT Romance, * SPICY: Multiple Partners, Series: Stands Alone
  • Publisher: Regine Abel

Raising Amalia - Veredian Chronicles Book 0

"Raising Amalia" is the beginning of epic journey and a prequel to "Escaping Fate", the first book in the Veredian Chronicles. Sevina is forced to mate with another slave as part of a psi breeding program. Her chosen male is also her true m...

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Taken by the Desert Sheikh

"Taken by the Desert Sheikh" is trilogy that follows three brothers and their chosen brides. It’s certainly a flight of fancy but a very sexy, enjoyable one. Don’t look for realism, just sit back and go with the premise. The heroes are drea...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Mel Teshco, Cathleen Ross, Christina Phillips
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Middle East, * SPICY: HOT Romance, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Independently Published

Seduced by the Dandy Lion

I didn’t really know what I expected when I started “Seduced by the Dandy Lion”, but it was so much more than I had thought. It was a very touching and surprising read. The characters are so real and their experiences so emotional. Drew sta...

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A Kiss for Miss Kingsley - A Waltz with a Rogue Novella Book 1

Sometimes a light, entertaining story is just what you need. "A Kiss for Miss Kingsley" is a perfect escape for afternoon or so. The story is subtle in its humor and conflict. Olivia and Allen are likable and I really felt their anger, angu...

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Bride of Falcon - A Waltz with a Rogue Novella Book 2

"Bride of Falcon" is the part of the A Waltz with a Rogue series. Although the tone of this one is slightly more somber than the last, it’s still a humorous, engaging read about a rocky path to love. Ms. Cameron creates the most delightful...

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Wynter's Waif - South Dakota Dreams Book 3

"Wynter’s Waif" is an emotionally challenging read. The effects of a divorce on caring parents is explored. Lily resents and despises her ex’s lawyer. The author conveys that loathing so clearly. When she has to deal with him during her fri...

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Tying the Scot

"Tying the Scot" is charming and enjoyable historical romance. The genre of Scottish romance is very popular but the stories and characters start to feel the same. Not so with Ms. Trethewey’s tale, the characters are funny, strong, foolish...

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Stormy Hawkins - Prairie Hearts Series Book 1

"Stormy Hawkins" is a rollicking good time. It's an old fashioned western with just the right amount of heat to it make feel modern. Stormy is a sassy, hardworking woman. She’s more at home in pants and boots than a dress. Blade is very muc...

4 Stars

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, * Rom: BBW, * Rom: Speculative / PNR, * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Evernight Publishing

The Wilde Touch - Book Two of The Touch Series

Scorching chemistry, intrigue, suspense and kink, what more can you ask from a story? "The Wilde Touch" is a nonstop roller coaster ride, up and down with twists and turns until it reaches its ultimate destination. Crockett and Alexandra pl...

5 Stars

Redeeming the Rogue Knight - The Danby Brothers

We first met Sir Roger Danby in the "The Blacksmith’s Bride". Quite honestly, I couldn’t imagine him as any kind of hero. Maybe it’s the inherent strength of Lucy, our heroine that transforms him. The romance is slow to build but that makes...

4 Stars

The Italian's Bold Reckoning - Hot Italian Nights Book 4

"The Italian"s Bold Reckoning" is part of the Hot Italian Nights series but stands on its own. The story is short, engaging and very, very sexy. Matteo and Angela have a simmering chemistry that the author exploits right to the very end. Lo...

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Finding Connor

"Finding Connor" reads like part of a larger story. While touching and emotional at times, the tale feels incomplete. I wanted to know more about Adam, Brandon and Connor. I was already invested in the characters but the story ended abruptl...

3 Stars
  • Author: Caitlin Ricci
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * SPICY: HOT Romance, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ
  • Publisher: eXtasy Books

Sabrina and the Gargoyle

"Sabrina and the Gargoyle" was nothing like I expected. It's a complex, suspenseful tale filled with supernatural creatures of all kinds. There is a love story here, but it is deftly woven into a fascinating world and a race to save that wo...

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Enslaving the Day - Touched by Fire Book 2

"Enslaving the Day" is an enjoyable and sexy historical romance. Annalise and Gordon are an engaging couple and every conversation has sensual undertones. Their story is one of misunderstandings and jealous reactions. The ups and downs of t...

4 Stars

Something Wicked - Romance on the Go

“Something Wicked” is a wickedly sexy short story. Lathan and Abbi have a sultry, sensual chemistry from the beginning. The storyline is interesting and although I would have like a longer tale, the author does an admirable job of packing a...

4 Stars

Sabotaged Desires

"Sabotaged Desires" started off with a bang but sadly didn't go far enough. The premise is fascinating but I felt the book was only a small part of a much larger story. The characters are intriguing but the constant sexual encounters disrup...

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The Earl's Error - Rebel Lords Of London Book 1

“The Earl's Error” is a convoluted story of misunderstandings and secrets. There are interesting parts to this book but on whole I just couldn't get hooked. I found Lorelei to be very annoying and Thorne too timid for my taste. They do shar...

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The Mitus Touch - Book One of The Touch Series

Sometimes the blurb for a book doesn't really do it justice. The "Midas Touch" is one of those books. I went in expecting your typical revenge turns to love story. It's nothing like that. There's twists and turns, unexpected side stories an...

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The Bad Luck Bride - The Cavensham Heiresses, #1

"The Bad Luck Bride" is a deftly woven Regency romance, interspersed with plots and plans and passion. Claire and Alex are complicated characters complete with flaws, fears and dreams. The author creates sexual tension between the two that...

5 Stars

Shifting Winds - Tales of the Darkworld Book 1

“Shifting Winds” gets down and dirty very quickly. Elysia and Declan are scorching hot and incredibly inventive. Their romance unfolds in a fascinating reality, and while I would have loved more of a backstory, I was still hooked on them an...

4 Stars

Twice as Hard

"Twice as Hard" starts off erotically enticing and then quickly jumps to scorching hot. The D/s elements are skillfully inserted into the story and the characters are incredibly appealing. The tale is told from the first person viewpoint of...

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  • Author: Amber Bardan
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: BDSM, * SPICY: HOT Romance, * SPICY: Multiple Partners
  • Publisher: Carina Press

Beauty of the Beast - Fairy Tale Retellings Book 1

Beauty of the Beast is yet another retelling of the the classic Beauty and the Beast tale. It's a dark, sensual and haunting retelling. Adam is a pitiful, anguished creature. Isabelle is more than the classic beauty. Her strength has been f...

5 Stars

His Forbidden Submissive - Restrained Fantasies Book 1

His Forbidden Submissive is an incredibly erotic and passionate story. It starts as it means to go. Sensuality and sex permeate the journey of two souls searching for each other. Vivian and Brock have such a strong connection and the author...

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Match Made in the Highlands - Matchmaker Cafe Series Book 1

“Match Made in the Highlands” is a refreshing, sweet love story. Right from the beginning there's magic in the air. I chose this book to review specifically because of its reference to Brigadoon. It was my Mom's favorite movie. My reading c...

5 Stars

Fire and Water - Carlisle Cops Book 1

"Fire and Water" is a love story in the true Andrew Grey fashion. Red is scarred both inside and out, yet strives to be the best cop he can be. Terry is damaged in his own way. Their road is a bumpy and difficult one. The chemistry is scorc...

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  • Author: Andrew Grey
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Rom: Uniformed Heroes, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ
  • Publisher: Dreamspinner Press

Secret Santa Sir - Suburban Dominants Book 6

Secret Santa Sir is an engrossing and kinky countdown to Christmas. I loved the inventive lyrics to The Twelve Days of Christmas, as well as, the elements of surprise. I really liked Maggie and her man (sorry no secrets revealed). Their unu...

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Defended by a Highland Renegade - Highland Adventure Book 10

"Defended by a Highland Renegade" is an exciting, nonstop chase filled with intrigue and budding romance. From the moment Mairiana asks Darak for help, the adventure begins. Ms. Sinclair is a favorite of mine and I've come to expect a solid...

5 Stars

Dragon King's Prize

“Dragon King's Prize” is a short but very entertaining shifter story. Leon and Rashik are appealing characters. Leon's courage and sense of right and wrong make him the classic underdog. Rashik has a strong code of honor that allows his att...

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Bound by Destiny - Blue Star Shifters Book 1

"Bound by Destiny" is the first book that I have read by Allyson Young. She weaves an intriguing story about fate, misunderstandings and relationships. River is a very appealing heroine. She fears mating and all that she believes about it,...

4 Stars

Escape - A Vampire Blood Courtesans Romance

I really enjoy vampire stories but somehow missed the Blood Courtesans series. "Escape" was my introduction to that world. And what an intro it was. I found Max and Flora to be exciting and fascinating characters. While this story isn't the...

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  • Authors: A K Michaels, Michelle Fox
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR, * SPICY: HOT Romance, * Under 45k Words, Series: Stands Alone
  • Publisher: Independently Published

His Lordship's Wild Highland Bride

"His Lordship's Wild Highland Bride" is a true adventure in every sense of the word. It is hilarious at times and always exciting. You can't help but feel for both Lainie and Ridley. The chemistry is there but it doesn't overwhelm the 'cour...

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Resist - A Vampire Blood Courtesans Romance

"Resist" is another installment of the Blood Courtesan series. I really wanted to like this one. I love the series. Anya and Cam are very interesting characters and they're very good together but the story is somewhat convoluted. I just did...

3 Stars
  • Authors: Tami Lund, Michelle Fox
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR, * Under 45k Words
  • Publisher: Tami Lund

Word of Honor - Knights of Honor Series Book 1

"Word of Honor" is a sweeping tale of love and loss. It is a story of trust and of betrayal. Merry and Geoffrey are fascinating. Their love is true and strong. The author creates a world that is vivid and complex. She fills this world with...

4 Stars

How to Train Your Knight - A Medieval Romance, #1

“How to Train Your Knight” is a delightful yet, sometimes, heartbreaking read. Any wedding that starts with a bride bound and gagged is sure be an adventure. Ann is everything a heroine should be and more. Her courage, loyalty and intellige...

4 Stars

How to Marry Your Wife - A Medieval Romance, #2

Welcome back to Stella Marie Alden's medieval world of love, intrigue and survival. "How to Marry Your Wife" features characters first introduced in the delightful read, How to Train Your Knight. We are thrown into the middle of Thomas and...

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Tempted by the Gargoyle - Boston Stone Sentries, #1

This book choice was a gamble for me. I've read Gargoyle stories before and have been very disappointed. Happily that's not the case with this author and her Gargoyles. Ms Carlisle has opened up a whole new world to me. "Tempted by the Garg...

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  • Author: Lisa Carlisle
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Lisa Carlisle

Stolen by a Highland Rogue - Highland Adventure Book 9

Vonda Sinclair brings us a new couple to love in “Stolen by a Highland Rogue”. Camille and Dugald make a very interesting pair. Any courtship that starts out with a kidnapping is bound to be an adventure. It did take a little time for me to...

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Killer in Wolf's Clothing

Killer in Wolf's Clothing offers a different and very creative take on werewolves. I loved the whole concept. Two very different people sharing a body that changes too. Hot, sexy and a little kinky, this one tells a very engaging story. The...

4 Stars
  • Author: Kelli A. Wilkins
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: HOT Romance, * Romantic Suspense, * SPICY: Multiple Partners, * SPICY: BDSM, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ
  • Publisher: Kelli A. Wilkins

Private Skirmish - Mercenaries 1

This is a sexy start to a great new futuristic series. Private Skirmish gives us a butt-kicking heroine and a band of HOT alpha mercenaries fighting an evil government in the not too distant future. Dee and Kaeden burn up the pages from the...

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  • Author: Anne Kane
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: HOT Romance, * Rom: Uniformed Heroes, * Under 45k Words, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Changeling Press, LLC

Beautiful Mistake - Royal Pride, #2

Beautiful Mistake is a sizzling and action packed second installment of The Royal Pride series. Like the first, the author continues to build her new world and culture. The concept of mating is very different than in other shifter stories....

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Treasured Find - Royal Pride, #1

New shifter series are always a risk. So much has already been done and the plots tend to blur together. Unexpected Find is, well, a great find. It is the first in the new Royal Pride series. The world building is complex and I'm sure there...

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  • Author: Nancy Corrigan
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Nancy Corrigan

Required Surrender - Trust In Me, #3

I love Riley Murphy's Surrender series and Required Surrender is no exception. I've waited for Jo and Ted's story since their intro in the last book. It was clear that Jo was going to be a quite a challenge. The story builds piece by piece...

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Reluctant Surrender - Trust In Me, #2

Wow, just wow! Reluctant Surrender is everything I hoped for and more. I was thoroughly enchanted by Reclaimed Surrender and had very high expectations for this story. Ms. Murphy did not disappoint. There is a vibe throughout this story tha...

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Uniform Fetish - Manlove Edition

The Manlove version of Uniform Fetish is filled with hot, steamy sex. In fact, the action never ends. However, I didn't feel the connection between the men. The stories had a similar feel and not much plot. I missed that. M/M is one of favo...

3 Stars
  • Authors: James Cox, Pelaam, L.D. Blakeley, Gale Stanley, Tamsin Baker, Lilith Duvalier, Elizabeth Monvey, Lucy Felthouse, Nicola Cameron
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * SPICY: HOT Romance, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ
  • Publisher: Evernight Publishing

Uniform Fetish

Uniform Fetish is a very sexy anthology of ten short stories. Firemen, police officers and more are the stars of these stories. These hot alpha men are out to get their girls and get them they do. The stories range from pretty average to ou...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Doris O'Connor, Sandra Bunino, Susan Hayes, Lila Shaw, Moira Callahan, Donina Lynn, Evie Knight, S.J. Maylee, Wren Michaels, Meredith J. Scott
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Rom: Uniformed Heroes, * SPICY: HOT Romance
  • Publisher: Evernight Publishing

Ashfall - The Wasteland Trilogy, #1

I had high hopes for Denise Agnew's Ashfall. I enjoy Sci-Fi romance and especially post apocalyptic scenarios. Sadly, this story fell a little flat for me. It's not a bad story and the idea is sound but the characters fail to deliver. I lik...

3 Stars

Explore 360° Pompeii - Digital 360 Degree

Explore 360 Pompeii is a feast for the eyes. The book is filled with beautiful pictures from the past. While it is a bit disconcerting to know that Pompeii was destroyed yet preserved, the photos are stunning. Each page contains interesting...

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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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