Category: Reviews

SWEET SURPRISE by Candis Terry: ARC Review & Giveaway

SWEET SURPRISE by Candis Terry: ARC Review & Giveaway

Posted January 27, 2015 in Giveaway, Reviews / / 2 Comments

Playing naughty or nice . . . Fiona Wilder knows all about falling in lust. Love? That’s another story. Determined not to repeat past mistakes, the single mom and cupcake shop owner is focused on walking the straight and narrow. But trouble has a way of finding her. And this time it comes in the form of a smoking hot firefighter who knows all the delicious ways to ignite her bad-girl fuse. Can lead to heartbreak . . .  Firefighter […]

CONCEALED IN DEATH by J. D. Robb: Review

CONCEALED IN DEATH by J. D. Robb: Review

Posted January 25, 2015 in Reviews / / 0 Comments

The incomparable J. D. Robb presents the latest moving and suspenseful novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling Eve Dallas series. Leading the demolition of a long-empty New York building that once housed a makeshift shelter for troubled teenagers, Lieutenant Eve Dallas’s husband uncovers two skeletons wrapped in plastic. And by the time Eve’s done with the crime scene, there are twelve murders to be solved. The victims are all young girls. A tattooed tough girl who dealt in […]

THANKLESS IN DEATH by J. D. Robb: Review

THANKLESS IN DEATH by J. D. Robb: Review

Posted January 25, 2015 in Favorites, Reviews / / 0 Comments

In the latest suspense thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling series, the deepest hatreds seethe within the closest relationships, and blood flows faster than water… Lieutenant Eve Dallas has plenty to be grateful for, especially Roarke’s big Irish family, which is a joyful improvement on her own dark childhood. Other couples aren’t as lucky. The Reinholds, for example, are lying in their home stabbed and bludgeoned almost beyond recognition. Those who knew them are stunned—and heartbroken by the […]

PLAYING DIRTY by HelenKay Dimon: ARC Review & Giveaway

PLAYING DIRTY by HelenKay Dimon: ARC Review & Giveaway

Posted January 20, 2015 in Giveaway, Reviews / / 2 Comments

As an elite Alliance agent—the joint undercover operation of MI6, the British Secret Intelligence Service, and the CIA—Ford Decker lives for the adrenaline. But when he befriends sexy property manager Shay Alexander in hopes of finding her cousin, a known national security threat, Ford crosses the line, getting to know her better . . . in bed. After being burned by her last relationship, Shay wants to take things slow. Yet she can’t keep her hands off the drop-dead gorgeous […]

LOVE ME IF YOU DARE by Toni Blake: ARC Review

LOVE ME IF YOU DARE by Toni Blake: ARC Review

Posted January 13, 2015 in Reviews / / 3 Comments

 “I decided you’re right.  It’s worth it.” Something blossomed in Cami’s chest.  Maybe it was excitement.  Or maybe it was fear.  A part of her had already concluded that this probably wasn’t going to happen – so in a way it was catching her entirely off guard.  “Maybe I should be offended,” she pointed out politely, “that you had to think about it.” He tilted his head and spoke with full, persuasive confidence.  “Or maybe you should be flattered.  That […]

DANGEROUS by Patricia Rosemoor: ARC Review

DANGEROUS by Patricia Rosemoor: ARC Review

Posted January 12, 2015 in Reviews / / 4 Comments

Fans of romantic suspense will definitely love Dangerous, the story of a driven female cop who teams up with an irresistible ex-con to bring a killer to justice—and discovers that breaking the rules is hotter on the wrong side of the law. Read on for an excerpt and my review and follow the rest of the tour here.     EXCERPT Shortly after dawn, Camille entered the century-old building on Ravenswood, an industrial corridor divided by raised Metra train tracks straight […]

MONTANA ACTUALLY by Fiona Lowe – Blog Tour & ARC Review

MONTANA ACTUALLY by Fiona Lowe – Blog Tour & ARC Review

Posted January 7, 2015 in Giveaway, Reviews / / 1 Comment

Montana Actually is a  small-town romance you definitely want to read! Check out an exclusive excerpt below and enter the giveaway for a chance to win a $20.00 Amazon eGift Card!     Good manners almost made Katrina splutter “I’m so sorry” but self-preservation generated on the back of fear stopped her. Her heart was hammering so fast she could hear it whooshing in her ears. There’s a stranger in my house. A very tall, broad-shouldered man whose height and breadth blocked her only exit. A man […]

LOVING YOU IS EASY by Wendy S. Marcus – Blog Tour: Excerpt, Review & Giveaway

LOVING YOU IS EASY by Wendy S. Marcus – Blog Tour: Excerpt, Review & Giveaway

Posted December 26, 2014 in Giveaway, Reviews / / 9 Comments

If you are expecting a simple love story along the lines of girl meets wounded soldier and they fall in love and live happily ever after, then read no further. If you want more, then by all means continue for an excerpt and my review. You can also check out previous stops on the tour here and be sure to enter the tour giveaway for a chance to win a $25.00 gift card to the eRetailer of your choice and a Loveswept mug and […]

MARKED by Rebecca Zanetti: ARC Review

MARKED by Rebecca Zanetti: ARC Review

Posted December 23, 2014 in Favorites, Reviews / / 0 Comments

Janie Kayrs has known Zane almost her whole life. He was her friend in the dream world. She trusted him. But that was before he kidnapped her, spiriting her away to an isolated cabin to learn what her dreams never told her. Like how dangerous he looks. How he got on the wrong side of the negotiating table. And how much sexier he is in real life… Zane is a battle-hardened warrior, used to command and solitude. But Janie has […]

WOLF WITH BENEFITS by Shelly Laurenston: Review

WOLF WITH BENEFITS by Shelly Laurenston: Review

Posted December 18, 2014 in Reviews / / 0 Comments

This was completed as part of Rollback Week, the monthly reading challenge hosted by Under the Covers Book Blog. There’s nothing like a good-ol’-boy wolf.  And ace security expert Ricky Lee Reed serves, protects and seduces with all the right moves… Sure, Toni Jean-Louis Parker has to be the responsible oldest sister to a crazy-brilliant clan of jackal siblings. But now she’s cutting loose for some hot, sweaty, no-commitments fun—and the sexy, slow-talking, swift-moving predator assigned to keep her family […]

WORTH THE FALL by Claudia Connor: Review

WORTH THE FALL by Claudia Connor: Review

Posted December 11, 2014 in Reviews / / 0 Comments

    They meet on a beach. . . . Abby Davis isn’t wearing a skimpy bikini or sipping umbrella drinks, not when she’s busy chasing around four little ones. And Matt McKinney isn’t looking for fun—he’s a Navy SEAL, a grown man with a long list of missions . . . and fallen brothers. They only have a week. . . . Abby has brought her children to this beach to start over, to give them the enjoyable memories […]

THE WINNER TAKES IT ALL by Jennifer Dawson: Release Day Review

THE WINNER TAKES IT ALL by Jennifer Dawson: Release Day Review

Posted December 2, 2014 in Favorites, Reviews / / 0 Comments

For two stubborn people… Corporate mogul Shane Donovan sees the ultra-cool, collected Cecilia Riley as an ice queen–even if he can’t deny that, on the surface, she’s a work of perfection his body can’t ignore. Forced to spend two weeks in the same house for his sister’s upcoming wedding, Shane senses that deep down Cecilia mirrors his need. And he’s determined to draw her into a sexy game that will melt away her reserve. . . Losing is not an […]

CORRALLED by Lorelei James: Review

CORRALLED by Lorelei James: Review

Posted November 30, 2014 in Reviews / / 0 Comments

  Sports therapist Lainie Capshaw has been rehabilitating injured cowboys long enough to know that a charming western drawl combined with a fine physical form doesn’t mean you fall for the man. So no one is more surprised than Lainie when she finds herself involved with not one, but two different men: Hank Lawson, a bullfighter, and Kyle Gilchrist, a bull rider. Lainie feels guilty about her two-timing, but it doesn’t keep her from doubling her fun-that is until Hank […]

THE SWEET SPOT by Laura Drake: Review

THE SWEET SPOT by Laura Drake: Review

Posted November 30, 2014 in Reviews / / 0 Comments

   A Love as Big as Texas . . . Charla Rae Denny was the perfect wife with a perfect life, content to keep the home fires burning while her husband, JB, competed as a champion bull rider. Then their son died in a tragic accident-and everything fell apart. Divorced and saddled with a hill of bills and a failing ranch, Charla must now cowboy up to put her life back together. James “JB” Denny doesn’t stay where he isn’t […]

LOVE AT FIRST SIGHT by Lori Wilde: Review

LOVE AT FIRST SIGHT by Lori Wilde: Review

Posted November 29, 2014 in Reviews / / 0 Comments

    In the first in a dazzling new series, Lori Wilde welcomes us to Cupid, Texas, where every wish for love comes true . . . “When it hits, you just know . . .” Natalie McCleary couldn’t believe her eyes—a lean-muscled, darkly tanned, nearly naked man stood in her path … and then it hit her: love. Everyone always told her it would hit like a thunderbolt, and she never believed them. But now she knew: practical, sensible […]