Category: 5 Star Reads (the ones that keep us up all night)

Review: LOVE HACKED by Penny Reid 0

Review: LOVE HACKED by Penny Reid

Rating: Expected Release: March 11, 2014 Synopsis There are three things you need to know about Sandra Fielding: 1) She makes all her first dates cry, 2) She hasn’t been kissed in over two years, and 3) She knows how to knit. Sandra has difficulty removing her psychotherapist hat. Of her last 30 dates, 29 have ended the same way: the man sobbing uncontrollably. After one such disaster, Sandra–near desperation and maybe a little tipsy–gives in to a seemingly harmless encounter with her hot waiter, Alex. Argumentative, secretive, and hostile Alex may be the opposite of everything Sandra knows is...

Guest Post: R.J. Lewis, IGNITE & BURN 0

Guest Post: R.J. Lewis, IGNITE & BURN

Rating: They grew up together as the closest of friends… and then more. When Sara Nolan and Jaxon Barlow decided to be together, their relationship as a young couple was consumed by a love that was both passionate and beautiful. Sara had it all when it came to a boyfriend: romance, trust, and a protector of all things bad. Jaxon had given her his bleeding heart for the keeping. The last thing Sara expected was to ruin it all. Falling into a darkness that turned her loving relationship into a chaos of deceit and violence, she walked away from the...

Review: PLAYING FOR LOVE AT DEEP HAVEN (Enchanted Places #1) by Katy Regnery 8

Review: PLAYING FOR LOVE AT DEEP HAVEN (Enchanted Places #1) by Katy Regnery

Rating: Release Date: January 10, 2014 Synopsis Violet Smith and Zach Aubrey have history… …the kind of history he regrets and she wishes she could forget. She was the girl. The only girl. Ever. Nine years have passed since heavy-metal songwriter, Zach, slept with, then walked away from, his best friend, Violet. But that doesn’t change the fact that he’s never gotten over her. He shattered her heart. Despite the years that have passed, chick-lit novelist, Violet, vividly recalls the pain of Zach’s rejection, and hates that she’s never been able to completely let go of the brooding boy who...

Escaping Reality and Infinite Possibilities (The Secret Life of Amy Benson) by Lisa Renee Jones 0

Escaping Reality and Infinite Possibilities (The Secret Life of Amy Benson) by Lisa Renee Jones

Infinite possibilities…. Infinite passion….. Infinite danger…. His touch spirals through me, warm and sweet, wicked and hot. I shouldn’t trust him. I shouldn’t tell him my secrets. But how do I not when he is the reason I breathe? He is what I need. At the young age of eighteen, tragedy and a dark secret force Lara to flee all she has known and loves to start a new life. Now years later, with a new identity as Amy, she’s finally dared to believe she is forgotten–even if she cannot forget. But just when she lets down her guard, the...

New Release & Review: RAW by Belle Aurora 3

New Release & Review: RAW by Belle Aurora

Rating: Genre: New Adult Dark Romance Release Date: January 3, 2014 Synopsis **Author Note: This is not a love story. This is a story of love gone wrong.*** Growing up the way I did, you’d think I’d be more screwed up than what I actually am. Soon as I turned sixteen, I left that bump in the road I called home and took my chances on the street. Best decision I ever made. Now, at the age of twenty six, I’m educated, employed and damn good at my job. My friends have become my family. Like me, they know what...

Reviews: SEMPRE and SEMPRE: REDEMPTION by J.M. Darhower 2

Reviews: SEMPRE and SEMPRE: REDEMPTION by J.M. Darhower

Rating: Sempre (Book #1) Synopsis Haven Antonelli and Carmine DeMarco had vastly different childhoods. Haven, a second-generation slave, grew up isolated in the middle of the desert, her days full of hard work and terrifying abuse. Carmine, born into a wealthy Mafia family, lived a life of privilege, never having to answer for anything he did. Both now seventeen, a twist of fate causes their worlds to collide, making them question everything they ever believed. Entangled in a web of secrets and lies, they learn that while different on the surface, they have more in common than anyone would think....

Review: HARD ROCK HARLOTS Series by Kendall Grey 0

Review: HARD ROCK HARLOTS Series by Kendall Grey

Rating: Strings (Book #1) WARNING: STRINGS is not suitable for slut shamers, uptight stone throwers, Holier-Than-Thou prudes, humorless virgins, persons with chronic neck or back pain, pearl-clutching bitties, those who disparage crude humor or vulgarity in their many forms, closed-minded people with sticks up their asses, or anyone under the age of 18. The vile, base language and shocking, unholy sexual acts contained herein are not condoned by anyone with a lick of sense and should certainly not be reproduced without proper training and protection. The potty-mouthed and perpetually horny “heroine” (the term is used loosely) of this book does...

Blog Tour: QUINTESSENTIALLY Q by Pepper Winters 0

Blog Tour: QUINTESSENTIALLY Q by Pepper Winters

Rating: Release Date: December 15th, 2013 Genre: New Adult Erotic Suspense Romance Blurb: “All my life, I battled with the knowledge I was twisted… fucked up to want something so deliciously dark—wrong on so many levels. But then slave fifty-eight entered my world. Hissing, fighting, with a core of iron, she showed me an existence where two wrongs make a right.”Tess is Q’s completely. Q is Tess’s irrevocably. But now, they must learn the boundaries of their unconventional relationship, while Tess seeks vengeance on the men who sold her. Q made a blood-oath to deliver their corpses at Tess’s feet, and...

Reviews: THE EVERSEA SERIES by Natasha Boyd 0

Reviews: THE EVERSEA SERIES by Natasha Boyd

Rating: Eversea (Book #1) Synopsis Eversea, a love story, is a Winter Rose Contest FINALIST 2013. Emilia Pisani of Simon & Schuster (judge) says “Great southern flavor!” and “Jack is an alluring leading man!” An orphaned, small-town, southern girl, held hostage by responsibility and self-doubt. A Hollywood A-list mega-star, on the run from his latest scandal and with everything to lose. A chance encounter that leads to an unlikely arrangement and epic love affair that will change them both forever. When his co-star and real-life girlfriend is caught cheating on him with her married and much older director, A-list hottie,...

New Review: AVOIDING TEMPTATION by K.A. Linde 0

New Review: AVOIDING TEMPTATION by K.A. Linde

Rating: Genre: Contemporary Romance Cover By: Okay Creations Photo By: Toski Covey Photography Synopsis Two years after walking out of Jack’s wedding, Lexi has finally put her past behind her. She has made up her mind about where her life is headed. This time, she is sticking to her guns, no matter what. That is, until a phone call shatters the fragile grasp she has on her new life. Lexi is forced to question everything she thought she knew about what she wanted, and life-changing events push her to reevaluate the very plans she holds so dear. Nevertheless, Lexi has...