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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

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: Michelle Fox, A K Michaels
  • 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: Michelle Fox, Tami Lund
  • 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: Lucy Felthouse, Gale Stanley, Lilith Duvalier, Pelaam, James Cox, Nicola Cameron, Tamsin Baker, Elizabeth Monvey, L.D. Blakeley
  • 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, Lila Shaw, Sandra Bunino, Donina Lynn, S.J. Maylee, Evie Knight, Susan Hayes, Moira Callahan, 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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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, Eliza Knight, Vonda Sinclair, 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, Cathy Lamb, Mary Carter
  • 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

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