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REVIEW: Nightingale by Andrea Bramhall

Friday, July 25, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Tweet Stevie‘s review of Nightingale by Andrea Bramhall Contemporary Lesbian Romance published by Bold Strokes Books 11 May 14 Andrea Bramhall isn’t afraid to tackle difficult subjects, much less plotlines, that don’t follow typical romance tropes, as her previous novel, Clean Slate, made abundantly clear. This time she tackles the thorny issue of what it […]

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REVIEW: Bound by the Italian’s Contract by Janette Kenny

Thursday, July 24, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Tweet LynneC’s review of Bound by the Italian’s Contract by Janette Kenny Contemporary Romance published by Harlequin Presents 1 Jul 14 I’ve been a grumpy reviewer recently, and now I’m desperately hunting for a great book I can enthuse about. This, sadly, isn’t the one, but I’m not being as hard as I might otherwise be, […]

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REVIEW: Breaking Danger by Lisa Marie Rice

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Tweet Veena’s review of Breaking Danger (Ghost Ops, Book 3) by Lisa Marie Rice Contemporary Romance published by Avon 15 Jul 14 I thoroughly enjoy the right mix of suspense and the thrilling edge of danger that Ms. Rice dishes up in her stories. I am willing to stretch and bend my imagination as necessary around […]

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REVIEW: Then Came You by Jill Shalvis

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 0:00 2 Comments

Tweet Sandy M’s review of Then Came You (Animal Magnetism, Book 5) by Jill Shalvis Contemporary Romance published by Berkley 1 Jul 14 I’ve been lamenting the fact lately a few of my faves’ books haven’t worked for me. Kept thinking to myself, is it really the stories or is it me?? With this latest release from […]

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REVIEW: Inked Armor by Helena Hunting

Monday, July 21, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Tweet Stevie‘s review of Inked Armor (Clipped Wings, Book 2) by Helena Hunting Contemporary Romance published by Gallery Books 13 May 14 When I reviewed the previous novel in this series, I offered up a little caution to those readers who dislike cliff-hangers, while confessing that I’m generally content to wait and find out what […]

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REVIEW: The Rome Affair by Addison Fox

Sunday, July 20, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Tweet Veena’s review of The Rome Affair (House of Steele, Book 3) by  Addison Fox Romantic Suspense published by Harlequin 01 Mar 14 I find this to be an excellent story about love and attraction hidden under the layers of business competition, wrapped inside an excellent suspense. Being set in Rome, which is one of […]

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REVIEW: The Kraken King Part I: The Kraken King and the Scribbling Spinster

Saturday, July 19, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Tweet Liviania’s review of The Kraken King Part I: The Kraken King and the Scribbling Spinster (The Iron Seas, Book 4) by Meljean Brook Steampunk Romance published by InterMix 15 Apr 14 One of the latest trends for romance novels is the serial novel.  I’m not quite sure how I feel about serial novels, honestly.  […]

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REVIEW: Julia’s Double Chance by Em Ashcroft

Friday, July 18, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Tweet Stevie‘s review of Julia’s Double Chance (Madame Joly’s House of Passion, Book 1)by Em Ashcroft Historical Erotic Romance published by Siren Publishing 07 Apr 14 I don’t read many erotic romances, and even fewer on the historical side, but I’m very glad I was persuaded to give this one a chance (pardon the pun). […]

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REVIEW: Straddling the Line by Jaci Burton

Thursday, July 17, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Tweet Veena’s review of Straddling The Line (Play By Play, Book Eight) by Jaci Burton Contemporary Romance published by Berkley Trade 01 Jul 14 I have only myself to blame when I jump into the middle of a series that is already eight deep and then spend part of the time while reading this book wondering […]

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REVIEW: The Gunslinger by Lorraine Heath

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Tweet Sandy M’s review of The Gunslinger by Lorraine Heath Historical Western Romance novella published by Avon Impulse 24 June 14 I’ve been having a great time lately with historical western romances, and Lorraine Heath keeps that trend going with this revamped, reissued novella, which appeared in the To Tame a Texan anthology back in 1999. Whether […]

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EXCERPT: The Winter King by C.L. Wilson

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 13:00 No Comments

Tweet Here’s the promised snippet of C.L. Wilson‘s The Winter King, which is going to hit shelves on July 29. And come that date, I can guarantee you’re going to love this book. C.L. Wilson writes with emotion in every word, every phrase, every scene she gives readers in this story. She’s built another world […]

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DDS REVIEW: Naughty Bits Series by Joey W Hill

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Tweet Veena’s Duckies Do Series review of Naughty Bits Series by Joey W. Hill Erotic BDSM Romance published by Intermix Apr – Jul 2014 This is an exquisitely written story of a deeply submissive woman who’s failed multiple times to find her soul mate. Now defeated and discouraged, she arrives in North Carolina where she makes a fresh […]

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REVIEW: The Queen’s Exiles by Barbara Kyle

Monday, July 14, 2014 0:00 1 Comment

Tweet Stevie‘s review of The Queen’s Exiles (Thornleigh, Book 6) by Barbara Kyle Historical Fiction published by Kensington Books 27 May 14 I was complaining recently about wanting more Tudor-era stories by new-to-me authors, and now another one has come along. This book is the sixth in a series, but stands up very well as […]

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REVIEW: When a Laird Takes a Lady by Rowan Keats

Sunday, July 13, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Tweet Sandy M’s review of When a Laird Takes a Lady (Claimed by the Highlander, Book 2) by Rowan Keats Historical Romance published by Signet 6 May 14 I’m always eager to try new historical authors when they take me away to the Highlands of Scotland. So it was great pleasure I began this foray into a […]

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REVIEW: Slow Seduction by Cecilia Tan

Saturday, July 12, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Tweet Veena’s review of Slow Seduction (Struck by Lightning, Book 2) by Cecilia Tan Erotic Romance published by Forever 29 Jan 14 I have definitely become jaded with this genre since this book did not appeal to me on any level. I joyfully read and reviewed Fifty Shades here at The Pond a couple of […]

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