Category: Reviews

THE MUSIC OF TEMPTATION by Verity Jacobs: Excerpt, Review & Giveaway

THE MUSIC OF TEMPTATION by Verity Jacobs: Excerpt, Review & Giveaway

Posted April 3, 2015 in Excerpts, Giveaway, Reviews / / 0 Comments

Margot Duke can’t keep her long-distance relationship alive any more than she can the cells that are supposed to be taking center stage in her PhD thesis. Both seem to be suffering an inexplicably long and drawn-out death, and she’s spent more than enough time fretting about it, without any solution in sight. It figures that the one day she chooses to pack it all in and stop caring is the day she meets Jonathan Young.  Jonathan swings through town […]

NOBODY’S ANGEL by Sarah Hegger: Review & Giveaway

NOBODY’S ANGEL by Sarah Hegger: Review & Giveaway

Posted March 31, 2015 in Giveaway, Reviews / / 3 Comments

In this evocative new series from author Sarah Hegger, a woman returns home after a long absence—and wonders if two wrongs really can make a right…  Nine years ago Lucy Flint ran away to Seattle, taking her friend’s boyfriend and leaving her high school sweetheart without a word of explanation. Now she’s back in Willow Park, Illinois, to help care for her ailing father—and it’s no surprise that her ex, Dr. Richard Hunter, is still angry.  Still, she’s a different […]

THE SALVATION OF VENGEANCE by Nancy Haviland: Review

THE SALVATION OF VENGEANCE by Nancy Haviland: Review

Posted March 30, 2015 in 2015 Top Pick, Favorites, Reviews / / 0 Comments

Only something as important as her best friend’s wedding to mob boss Gabriel Moretti could allow Nika Paynne a reprieve from captivity. Her abusive husband has kept her under his thumb with footage of her beloved brother, Caleb, killing another man. But the respite from her violent life isn’t the only draw. Vincente Romani—Gabriel’s deadliest guardian—will be one of the best men at the wedding, and Nika has lingering thoughts about the fascinating mobster…covetous thoughts that may put her life […]

A LOVE OF VENGEANCE by Nancy Haviland: Review

A LOVE OF VENGEANCE by Nancy Haviland: Review

Posted March 29, 2015 in Favorites, Reviews / / 0 Comments

Once the most feared member of an Italian Mafia crime family, Gabriel Moretti returns to New York at the request of his mentor, Russian crime boss Vasily Tarasov. Vasily needs someone he can trust in Seattle to protect his estranged daughter, Eva Jacobs, while he avenges the murder of the young woman’s mother. Gabriel is unstoppable in a fight, whether he’s using fists, blades, or bullets; but innocent, onyx-haired Eva may just be the most dangerous—and beautiful—thing he’s come up […]

SEBASTIAN’S LADY SPY by Sharon Cullen: ARC Review & Giveaway

SEBASTIAN’S LADY SPY by Sharon Cullen: ARC Review & Giveaway

Posted March 27, 2015 in Reviews / / 1 Comment

  Seduction abounds in Sharon Cullen’s steamy historical romance! For the Crown’s top agents, love is a hazard best avoided—until an unforgettable affair exposes their undercover hearts. Sebastian Addison has a powerful secret. To society he is the Earl of Claybrook, the patriarch who raised his siblings after the death of their parents. But to the king, Sebastian is Britain’s top spy—a position that has taken an emotional toll on him. Contessa Gabrielle Marciano has also been living a lie, […]

THE ELUSIVE LORD EVERHART by Vivienne Lorret: Review & Giveaway

THE ELUSIVE LORD EVERHART by Vivienne Lorret: Review & Giveaway

Posted March 25, 2015 in Giveaway, Reviews / / 1 Comment

Gabriel Ludlow, Viscount Everhart will never marry, and thus is sure to win the bachelor’s wager against his friends. Assuming, of course, that his deepest secret—a certain letter containing a marriage proposal made in a moment of passion—doesn’t surface. After all, without Calliope Croft to tempt him, there’s no danger in losing. Or in falling in love. Calliope wants revenge. Five years ago, an anonymous love letter stole her heart and ultimately broke it. Now, Casanova has struck again, and […]

CRASHING INTO LOVE by Melissa Foster: Review

CRASHING INTO LOVE by Melissa Foster: Review

Posted March 24, 2015 in Giveaway, Reviews / / 1 Comment

Fiona Steele has a great career, strong friendships, and a loving family. To an outsider, her life appears happy and fulfilling. But the one thing that’s missing is true love, and the only man Fiona wants is the one she can’t have, sinfully handsome and seductively intense Jake Braden—the man whose heart she broke, which she has regretted ever since.  As an LA stuntman, Jake Braden’s at the top of his game. He’s hired for all the best movies, hooks […]

BROKEN by Cynthia Eden: ARC Review & Giveaway

BROKEN by Cynthia Eden: ARC Review & Giveaway

Posted March 23, 2015 in Favorites, Giveaway, Reviews / / 7 Comments

  The first novel in New York Times bestselling author Cynthia Eden’s sizzling LOST series introduces the Last Option Search Team, an elite unit that must protect the only surviving victim of a serial killer.  Ex-SEAL and LOST founder Gabe Spencer is accustomed to the unusual in his job. But when knockout Eve Gray steps into his office, he’s rattled. For the mysterious woman is a dead ringer for the heiress thought to be the latest prey of the serial […]

WHEN IT’S RIGHT by Jennifer Ryan: ARC Review

WHEN IT’S RIGHT by Jennifer Ryan: ARC Review

Posted March 20, 2015 in Giveaway, Reviews / / 0 Comments

    Gillian‘s turbulent life has never been easy, but nothing prepared her for the moment of violence that sends her and her little brother running from San Francisco to her grandfather’s ranch in Montana. A man she’s never met. She learned long ago not to trust anyone, but she’ll do anything to keep her brother safe and give him the happy childhood she never had. When she meets Blake Bowden, a strong, silent, gorgeous cowboy who teaches her about […]

AT WOLF RANCH by Jennifer Ryan: Review

AT WOLF RANCH by Jennifer Ryan: Review

Posted March 20, 2015 in 2015 Top Pick, Giveaway, Reviews / / 1 Comment

After years on the rodeo circuit, Gabe Bowden wants nothing more than land of his own and a woman who will claim his heart for more than one night. When he has the chance to buy the enormous Wolf Ranch spread, he snaps up the incredible deal. Everything is set, until Gabe rescues a woman on the deserted, snowy road leading to the property, and the half-frozen beauty changes everything. Ella Wolf rushes to her family’s abandoned Montana ranch after […]

A TOUCH OF PASSION by Bronwen Evans: ARC Review & Giveaway

A TOUCH OF PASSION by Bronwen Evans: ARC Review & Giveaway

Posted March 18, 2015 in Giveaway, Reviews / / 2 Comments

In the latest Disgraced Lords novel from USA Today bestselling author Bronwen Evans, a vivacious thrill seeker clashes with her dutiful defender—causing irresistible sparks to fly. Independent and high-spirited, Lady Portia Flagstaff has never been afraid to take a risk, especially if it involves excitement and danger. But this time, being kidnapped and sold into an Arab harem is the outcome of one risk too many. Now, in order to regain her freedom, she has to rely on the deliciously […]

THE PLAYBOY OF ROME and BEST MAN FOR THE BRIDESMAID by Jennifer Faye: Review & Giveaway

THE PLAYBOY OF ROME and BEST MAN FOR THE BRIDESMAID by Jennifer Faye: Review & Giveaway

Posted March 16, 2015 in Giveaway, Reviews / / 2 Comments

  Taming the Italian playboy…  Lizzie Addler’s dream of working in Italy is about to come true—that is if she can convince passionate Italian chef Dante DeFiore to keep his side of their bargain. Dante might be hotter than the Italian sun, but he’s as cool as ice toward Lizzie…  Dante hasn’t the time to pander to Lizzie’s dreams of culinary fame—he has a restaurant to run! But as Lizzie proves herself to be a spectacular addition to his kitchen—and […]

TEARDROP LANE by Emily March: Review

TEARDROP LANE by Emily March: Review

Posted March 15, 2015 in Reviews / / 0 Comments

In Emily March’s new novel set in her beloved Eternity Springs, a woman who has given up on dreams of a family meets a man who needs her to complete his own. Town physician Rose Anderson hides a well of sadness behind her cheerful and capable professionalism. Heartbreak has only reinforced her belief that marriage and children aren’t in her future. Yet she’s a woman with a pulse—and when sexy, brooding artist Hunt Cicero shows up at her office with his […]

SEDUCTION by Violetta Rand: ARC Review & Giveaway

SEDUCTION by Violetta Rand: ARC Review & Giveaway

Posted March 13, 2015 in Giveaway, Reviews / / 1 Comment

Perfect for readers of Abbi Glines, Seduction returns to the Devil’s Den, a Texas strip club where hearts can’t hide when the chemistry is right. The night Marisela Gonzalez rides up to the Devil’s Den on her motorcycle, running from trouble and looking for her sister, she finds more than a place to hide out and work her red-hot body. She meets a guy brave enough to stand by a tough, terrified nineteen-year-old girl who’s been in the wrong place with […]

SURRENDER By Violetta Rand: Review

SURRENDER By Violetta Rand: Review

Posted March 13, 2015 in Reviews / / 0 Comments

Fans of Abbi Glines will adore Violetta Rand’s novels about strong-willed women who must fight to survive—and the men who love them. Welcome to the Devil’s Den, a Texas strip club where the air is heavy with desire . . . and sometimes dreams come true. Ever since her mother kicked her out, twenty-year-old Robyn Gonzalez has been working the poles at the Devil’s Den, saving up to finish college and travel the world. With only her wits and her gorgeous […]