69 Million Things I Hate About You (Winning the Billionaire #1) by Kira Archer

Book Description...

"After personal assistant Kiersten Abbott wins sixty-nine million dollars in the lotto, she suddenly has more than enough money to quit her impossibly demanding job. But where’s the fun in that? She decides to stay and exact a little revenge on her insufferable ass of a boss.

Billionaire Cole Harrington quickly figures out something’s afoot with his usually agreeable personal assistant. When he finds out about the office pool betting on how long it’ll take him to fire her, he decides to spice things up and see how far he can push her until she quits.

The game is on, with everyone waiting to see who will crack first. But the bet sparks a new dynamic between them, and soon they realize they just might have crossed that fine line between hate and love."

Title:  69 Million Things I Hate About You Author:  Kira Archer Publisher:  Entangled Indulgence   Series:  Winning the Billionaire #1 Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean Rating:  Four Review:
"69 Million Things I …

400 First Kisses By: E. L. Todd

Book Description....

"The man I hate lives next door.

He must have just moved in, even though I never saw the moving truck.

He's just as arrogant as I remember, mowing the lawn without a shirt and grinning like an idiot. When he catches me staring at him through the window, he winks.

So cocky.

He flirts with me like he never broke my heart.

And then he tells me something that I just can't believe.

We're married."

Title:  400 First Kisses Author:  E. L. Todd Publisher:  E.L.T. Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean Rating: Five Review:
"400 First Kisses" by E. L. Todd
My Thoughts....

This new series by this author featuring Bree, Cypress, Amalie, Ace and Blade that will definitely keep your attention with there being so much going on in this romantic emotional dramatic story.  You will have to keep up because the reader can get lost in the story as it unfolds. This was quite a shock for Bree when she finds out that she is married to this guy Cypress who had cheated…

Any Dream Will Do by Debbie Macomber

Book Description....

"Beloved bestselling author Debbie Macomber returns with a powerful standalone novel about a woman forced to start her life anew, embarking on the most courageous journey of all—to a place where she learns what love and trust really mean.

Shay Benson adored her younger brother, Caden, and that got her into trouble. When he owed money, Shay realized she would do anything to help him avoid the men who were threatening him, and she crossed lines she never should have crossed. Now, determined to start fresh, she finds herself in search of a place to stay and wanders into a church to escape from the cold.

Pastor Drew Douglas adored his wife. But when he lost her, it was all he could do to focus on his two beautiful kids, and his flock came in a distant third. Now, as he too is thinking about a fresh start, he walks through his sanctuary and finds Shay sitting in a pew.

The pair strike up a friendship—Drew helps Shay get back on her feet, and she reignites his sen…

When He Loves Her: Stories of When A Man Loves His Woman by Angelia Vernon Menchan

Book Description....

"When He Loves Her are stories of when a man loves a woman, when a black man loves a black woman and is proud of his love and her... These stories are meant to magnify the reality of what we do not always see in media or entertainment... Men Love Their Women, Black Men Love Black Women."

Title:  When He Loves Her
Author: Angelia Vernon Menchan
Publisher:  Honorable MENCHAN Media
Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean
Rating: Five

"When He Loves Her" by Angelia Vernon Menchan

My Thoughts.....

These were some sweet HEA short collection of stories that will capture your heart as you are reading this uplifting read and even put a smile on your face.  I loved all of these African American stories that were about Oscar & Isira, Fredrick & Aga, Terrell & Lia, Donald & Dana, Marion & Raymond, Anders & Maura, and Maura & Desmond.  Most of all the reader will be able to see just how these couple's grow not only  'mentally,…

The Takedown by Nia Forrester

Book Description...

"** Sequel and conclusion to 'The Come Up' **
When you’re riding high, there’s almost always someone looking for the chance at a takedown …

Newly-installed as President & CEO of the Scaife music empire, Jamal Turner is undeniably at the pinnacle of his career. And to sweeten the triumph, he has Makayla Hughes at his side—a woman whose wide-eyed wonder at their good fortune keeps his feet firmly planted on solid ground. In a profession that thrives on artifice, Makayla is the realest and most meaningful thing in his life.

Jamal’s biggest problem—and the only conflict in his relationship—is finding time to keep his commitment to participate in planning their wedding. Well … that’s almost their only conflict. The other, is Devin Parks, Makayla’s omnipresent best friend whose demands on her time and heart keep pulling her back when Jamal needs her to move forward.

But those may not be their only issues. Devin’s career-rise has attracted some unwanted …

Rekindled Lovers (Undisclosed Desire Book 4) by Falon Gold

Book Description....

"Tommy Owens is the big-hearted, outspoken restaurateur of the Owens’ clan who is always ready with a joke. He’s also the most brokenhearted. Ten years ago, when he was cruelly set up to look deceitful, the love of his life walked away from Arrow, Colorado. Now, he silently bears the pain from agonizing replays of memories of her, has slammed the door on love, and dares it to reenter his life.

Katara Johnson, on assignment for work, has to come back to Arrow after she crossed a whole ocean to get away from a brutal heartbreak there. Even being as far away as London, she still hasn’t been able to get over Tommy. Sick of carrying him in her heart and tired of being unable to move on, she goes back home on a mission to put Tommy Owens firmly in the past.

The two reunite and love, lies, and the truth explode to the surface. Re-instituting the trust between Tommy and Katara will not be all fun and games but cathartic… until someone calls the cops. A volatile reun…

Nowhere To Hide: BWWM Romantic Suspense Novel (Going Nowhere Fast Book 2) by M'Renee Allen

Book Description....

"She can run, but she can’t hide.
They’re coming for her.

Melanie Pittman never thought her life would end up like this. She’s living life on the run, with two brothers chasing after her. No matter how far she runs, she can’t hide from the Rochester brothers. They both know what she’s done and they plan to make her suffer for it.

Damian wants her dead for the crime she committed. Mason, a man who she thought cared for her, wants her to complete the terms of their agreement: sex for his silence. Only death or a life of submission awaits her if she quits moving.

Then there’s her other enemies lurking in the shadows, ready to strike. She can’t hide forever. As her enemies close in on her from all angles, she only has two options: give up or rise up. Melanie’s tired of being hurt and used. She’s ready to fight.

Will she win? Or will one of the brothers get what they want from her?"

**This is a suspense novel with romantic elements and no cliffhanger. It inc…