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Excerpt: Enchanted Desire by Paul Lonardo

TeaserWhen you dare to dream, you might as well dream to have it all
BlurbI had my life all planned out...until I met him. Kenny Honana is sexy and alluring. Mysterious. I’d always been drawn to the Native American heritage, and now I found myself dream-deep in a supernatural tribal ritual. Little did I know, his vision quest would involve me in a sexual odyssey beyond my wildest dreams. But when the quest is over...what becomes of us.
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EXCERPTMy disappointment quickly turned to delight when I saw the tall, broad figure that cut through the steam in the room. I knew it was Kenny right away.

“I had to see you.” Kenny’s voice boomed like thunder in my ears, making my body shudder.
“How did you—” I could not finish what I was going to say before Kenny crossed the room to the bathtub in three strides and gently put the tips of two fingers against my lips. “Sh-hhhhh.”
The sibilating sound lulled me back into tranquility. He slowly ran the fingers of his right hand along my …

Review: The Reaper's Sacrifice (Deathmark #2) by Abigail Baker

SynopsisIt’s been two years since I tried to overthrow Death... 
Now, all I have to show for it is a life in exile without my lover and personal Grim Reaper, Brent Hume. He bargained his soul for my safety. If I could get him back, I would, but I don't don't have the first idea how. So I live for the night when Reaper’s bring nightmares to the living—and Brent visits me in mine. Doesn’t make for a good night’s sleep, but I’ll take what little of him I can get.

When Death comes calling, sending me into an old foe’s camp as a spy, my inner rebel awakens once more. If I play my cards right, I might improve upon my growing Master Scrivener powers and finally free Brent so that we can be together for good. I know he’ll do anything to keep me safe—even if it means I’ll never see him again. And that scares the Hell out of me.

4-Stars Review
An interesting read! I'm sure it would've been more fun to read if I had read book 1 first, still it was pretty good. First few chapters wer…

Review: Avenged by Marnee Blake

SynopsisThree terrifying months. 
That’s how long Kitty Laughton has been at the mercy of the scientist who experimented on her town, killing over a dozen people and giving the rest of them unique powers. But Kitty doesn’t feel powerful, especially when she learns the crazy man plans to test his research on more unsuspecting people. She refuses to let anyone else die, but trapped with no one to help her she’s out of options…that is until sexy and exasperating Nick Degrassi arrives.

Special-ops soldier Nick blames himself for Kitty’s capture, and he’ll do whatever he can to free the quiet beauty, but close quarters and a shared secret bring an attraction that neither of them expected. With the organisation that started it all making mercenaries for hire, Nick and Kitty must save themselves and stop a madman…before it’s too late.

5-Stars ReviewThis is a very interesting story. If you like superhero type stories then this one is a must read. I didn't read book 1 but I loved this one.

Review: A Dream of Lilies: A Novella By Petra March

BlurbNicholas Baudin lives in Toulouse, France, where he owns a small coffee place, Le Petit Café. His life is apparently tranquil, and made of small joys and simple habits. In truth, though, this young man's soul is troubled with memories of a painful event.
Then, on a bright spring day, Nicholas meets a strange, enchanting young woman with white hair, and pale blue eyes. Her name is Lily Brightwell. She is an actress who captivates crowds with her talent and her stories.
As Nicholas begins to fall for the young artist, his life turns into something unexpected and lovely.(Ages 17+)
Release Date:June 21st, 2016Series: A Touch of CinnamonEdition: eBookGenres: Contemporary Fiction, Women's Fiction, Romance
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5 Yummy Stars I loved this short an

Release Blitz + Review + Giveaway: Rock the City by Gia Riley

Cover Design: Sommer Stein / Perfect Pear Creative Covers
Release Date: June 23, 2016
SynopsisTen years ago, Lane Lewis said goodbye to the only home he’s ever known.

Now that Midnight Fate’s tour has ended, he’s more determined than ever to find a balance between music and life. But sometimes reality’s a joke, fate’s a lie, and history’s meant to repeat itself.

Ten years ago he shed the pain, but now it’s seeking revenge.

Noelle Nash is a hopeless romantic with a dirty mouth. After almost giving up on love, she’s been lured away from her safety net to try one more time with Lane.

She’s willing to do whatever it takes to hold onto the man she loves, but her fierce protectiveness even takes her by surprise.

Can she learn to accept the truth? Or will she let her fears consume her, leaving her with no choice but to walk away?

Six months ago their future began. Today, it’s about to get rocked.Goodreads 5-Stars Review
I loved it! It was a little more serious than I thought but no less interesting. …

Facebook Release Day Event: A Dream of Lilies: A Novella by Petra March

BlurbNicholas Baudin lives in Toulouse, France, where he owns a small coffee place, Le Petit Café. His life is apparently tranquil, and made of small joys and simple habits. In truth, though, this young man's soul is troubled with memories of a painful event.Then, on a bright spring day, Nicholas meets a strange, enchanting young woman with white hair, and pale blue eyes. Her name is Lily Brightwell. She is an actress who captivates crowds with her talent and her stories.As Nicholas begins to fall for the young artist, his life turns into something unexpected and lovely.(Ages 17+)
Release Date: June 21st, 2016
Series: A Touch of Cinnamon
Edition: eBookGenres: Contemporary Fiction, Women's Fiction, Romance
Amazon: Amazon UK: iTunes: Kobo: Smashwords: About the AuthorPetra March studied Screenwriting and History of Ameri…

Review: One Night with a Stranger (Unforgettable Nights #1) by Linda Steinberg

SynopsisOn the rebound from a bad breakup with Mr. Wrong, Lisa Randall does something she’s never done before: has a one night stand with a stranger she meets in a bar. As amazing as the night is, the last thing she expects is to hear from the guy again. But when one night turns into two, and then three, and then more, Lisa wonders whether her infatuation with Matt is keeping her from meeting Mr. Right, or whether a passionate one night stand can actually lead to true love. 

Matt Owens has always considered himself the King of Jumping into Things Too Fast. He met his ex on a Tuesday, proposed on Saturday, and married her a month later. This time around he wants to take things slow, enjoy the moment. And the attractive woman he picked up in a bar seems to fit the bill. Lisa doesn’t even want to know his last name, let alone plan a future. But as he begins to develop feelings for her, he knows his one big secret could ruin any chance for something more. 

4-Tasty-StarsReviewIt's an int…

Review: A False Proposal by Pamela Mingle

SynopsisLondon 1812 

War hero Adam Grey returns home with a burning ambition to run for Parliament. But he needs the support of the local baronet, who controls the seat. Adam’s plans are thwarted by his dissolute father, who has promised him to the baronet’s daughter in return for forgiveness of his debts. Adam wants nothing to do with marriage or his father’s problems, so he fakes an engagement to Cass Linford—his best friend’s sister. 

Cass has been through hell since she last saw Adam. Her betrothed committed suicide, forcing her to withdraw from London society. Heartbroken, she’s given up on marriage. So when Adam suggests a temporary engagement, she agrees. He needs help with his campaign, and Cass can’t resist his charm or the chance to be involved in politics. It all seems so easy, until she finds herself falling in love with her fake fiancé.
5-Stars ReviewIt's a great historical romance novel. I loved reading it. All the characters are amazing, and it's so well-written. …

Review: The Prince's Bride by Diane Alberts

SynopsisAlicia Forkes went to a trendy club looking for a way to forget her troubles, and she found that in the arms of the gorgeous man who swept her off of her feet…and into one of the hottest encounters she’d ever had in her life. Awesome sex with a stranger is now something she can check off her bucket list.

Except he isn’t exactly a stranger. He’s the guy who broke her heart when they were teens, an experience she doesn’t plan on repeating.

Prince Leo can’t believe he’s finally found the woman he’s loved for years, and she wants nothing to do with him. When she shows up at his office, she looks anything but princess-like. In fact, she’s cursing him to hell and back. She may not be Cinderella, but he’s determined to prove he’s the prince for her––even if it means letting her go.
4-Stars ReviewI liked it a lot. It's an entertaining story. Both Alicia and Leo are interesting characters. It's well-written novel. Definitely a good read for romance lovers.
Alicia has a bucket list …

Review: Through the Fog by S.J. Lynn

SynopsisAdalind Carter finds herself in search of a new nursing assignment. She finally gets her wish when given an opportunity to travel to England for the private care of Evan Jacob Frederick, the Duke of Warlington, who is showing signs of awakening from a two month long coma. Upon accepting the position, it doesn’t take long for her to discover just how little she knows about any of it... 
While caring for the Duke, she discovers that someone doesn't want her to see to the proper care of this man. In fact, there are no records, no nurses, and no help. If only that were the worst of it… 
Lying quickly becomes part of her job description, but falling for him wasn’t. She knows something that could shatter his world, but telling him the truth could break his heart. Can she do as she is asked and keep this secret from him--one that she knows will be devastating? And can she provide the care he needs without giving into her desires? ...Only time will tell. 
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Release Blitz + Giveaway: Bedding the Best Man by Virna DePaul

New York Times Bestselling Author Virna DePaul has released the next
novel in her Bedding the Bachelors
series, Bedding the Best Man!
Longtime fans have been waiting for the secrets behind the wedding that never
happened in book three of the series and I promise you will not be
disappointed! Have no fear new readers Bedding
the Best Man can be read as a stand-alone novel. Gabe and Brianne’s romance
is a long time coming and will have you aching for more.

Rough-around-the-edges Gabe Nolan grew up poor in a bad
neighborhood and literally fought his way to the top, learning discipline
through boxing and earning a college degree. Now the owner of the nation’s most
popular chain of sports adventure stores, he enjoys wealth and women, but
neither can diminish the pain of losing the girl of his dreams to his best

Brianne Whitcomb is all set to marry Eric, a man
who’s perfect for her in every way—except for the fact he’s not Gabe. But Gabe
didn’t fight for her when he had the chance, an…

Review: Driven to Temptation Melia Alexander

SynopsisAidan Ross might be an engineering genius, but people skills? Not this soldier’s forte. Thankfully, a trusted friend is accompanying him to a make-or-break tradeshow…but then a bubbly redhead hops into his truck, claiming to be his new road trip buddy. She’s a gorgeous distraction he can’t afford. Or ignore.
Delaney Harper comes from a family of engineers—male engineers. With several impressive projects under her belt, she’s on a mission to prove she can hang with the big boys, too. But cracking the sexy, closed-off CEO is tougher than she expects…and hotter than she could have imagined. 

With the tempting woman disrupting his carefully planned schedule, Aidan can’t focus on the road, much less their upcoming presentation. The future of his company is riding on this trip, and if they’re to land a huge account, he has to keep his head—and his heart—in the game…

5-Stars Review I loved it! It's absolutely amazing, just sucked me in right from the beginning and I couldn't p…

Excerpt Reveal: A Dream of Lilies: A Novella by Petra March

Lily Brightwell stretched her arms up to the pulsing lights, then waited for the music to graze her fingertips. She closed her eyes and smiled, as the loud notes penetrated her skin and ran throughout her veins, along with her blood, guiding its course and speed. Her body swayed to the music, as her eyelids fluttered, then finally her pale-blue eyes opened to take in the crowd around her.The club was filled with bodies, perfumes, and colors. As she danced, Lily's gaze carefully searched for a suitable partner. As she considered the enchanted faces, Lily made her way through the throbbing crowd, still letting her body follow the pattern painted by the music.  While she moved, a young man with dark hair and flushed skin – his dancing endearingly clumsy – smiled at her, but soon looked away. A warm hand stroked Lily's, catching her attention; Lily turned and met a beautiful woman with short, blond hair. The woman's long, lithe fingers stroked Lily's white strands, …