Onyx: Tales of a Blackened Soul Kindle Edition by Deidra D. S. Green

Book Synopsis:

"When she walks, time moves under her feet.

With a single step, Onyx Querette Acerant travels through time and space, the ancient and the new, the past and seemingly forgotten spaces that only the supernatural can touch. Like her psychically gifted sisters, Onyx moves in the shadows, thriving in darkness, changing the fates of those the ancestors deem worthy."

**If you are sensitive about race-related issues or opposing religious views, this book may not be for you.
**This is the finale of the Blackened Soul Series and does not end on a cliffhanger.

Title:  Onyx:  Tales of a Blackened Soul Author:  Deidra D. S. Green Publisher:  D.D.S.G                                Series:  Tales of a Blackened Soul Book 4 Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean Rating: Five Review:
"Onyx" Tales of a Blackened Soul by Deidra D. S. Green
My Rationalization:
Well, all that is left to say is that this 'Tales of a Blackened Soul' consisted of a total of four stories that will definitely…

Devil In Her Bed Kindle Edition by Amarie Avant

Book Synopsis:

"Before Lincoln Zager, I was submerged in a happily ever after. It all came crashing down. The love of my life had gone missing and was presumed dead. That's the day I died inside. 

Then Lincoln came along, and he was relentlessly determined to protect me . . . revive me. He offered me a second chance at forever. Lincoln had to thaw the numbness surrounding my heart. He fought me ... for me.

His sexy, muscular body is blemished with scars. And he taught me that my emotional scars have enhanced my beauty.

No matter how strong Lincoln's love is, another man harbors a dangerous affection for me. I have an obsessed stalker. Like Lincoln, he also claims that he will never let me go..."

This book is a ***RERELEASE*** and now includes an alternate ending for your enjoyment.

Title: Devil In Her Bed
Author: Amarie Avant
Publisher: A.A.  
Reviewed By: Arlena Dean
Rating: Five

"Devil In Her Bed" by Amarie Avant

My Thoughts...
Be ready for a very interesti…

Falling for His Savage Ways Kindle Edition by Latoya Nicole

Book Synopsis:

"Growing up in a small town in Illinois, Shaniya lived a simple life. The only major decision she’s ever had to make was what college she would attend. Once she became a student, everything she’s ever wanted in life started to fall in place. She was living a perfect life until she found herself in the middle of a crossfire between two men who are both fighting for her love. 

Kyle was an heir to the street and a savage by blood, but that wasn’t the type of life he wanted to live. He wanted out, and no one understood why, especially when it came so easy for him. Going away to school was not only a temporary escape for Kyle, but it was the start of a new life, but meeting Shaniya wasn’t part of his plan. Neither was being put in the friend zone. In unfamiliar territory, Kyle played his part while waiting to claim what was rightfully his.

Even being possessed with a rare gift, Braylin was a troubled soul trying his hardest to bury his past and live a better life. Being…

Raised Into This State of Mind Kindle Edition by Niki Jilvontae

Book Synopsis:

"The lessons we learn from our parents can often influence our lives. Those words can become the blueprint for how we live, love, and grow. This is especially true for Dia Banner aka Double D and her big brother Alontae Banner aka Tae. Under the guidance of their father Sonnie, the hood God; Double D and her brother become exactly who they were molded to be. With their mother behind bars for more than a decade, the Banner kids learn to fend for themselves on the mean streets of Memphis. All they have is each other and the lessons that they learned from their father. This is their story... Raised into this State of Mind!"

Title:  Raised Into This State of Mind
Author:  Niki Jilvontae
Publisher:  Niki Jilvontae Presents 
Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean
Rating: Five

"Raised Into This State of Mind" by Niki Jilvontae

My Rationalization:

All I can say is that this author really gives the reader a good urban fiction read that will leave you with lots of thoughts…

Brides and Promises: Mail Order Bride Romance Collection Kindle Edition by Ruby Hill

Book Synopsis:

"Swoon-worthy mail-order bride romances. Follow Grace, Hazel, and Charlotte as they leave everything behind and embark on adventures to find hope, love, and happiness!

Miss Grace Thackery never believed that she would marry because she thought she was too plain. When a friend gives her a copy of Matrimonial News, Grace has hope that she might find a husband who is not focused on outward beauty but instead can appreciate the other qualities she possesses.

After corresponding with a man, Grace agrees to move to Montana to get married. However, when her future husband asks for a picture, Grace worries that he will cancel the engagement when he sees her photograph.

An acquaintance convinces Grace to paint her face, add some padding, and wear a wig to alter her beauty for the photograph. Reluctantly, Grace agrees but harbors great guilt over being deceitful.

When she arrives in Montana, the man she is supposed to marry leaves her at the train station when her…

Soul's Desire (Unparalleled Love Series) Kindle Edition by Sharon C Cooper

Book Synopsis:

"Some past loves can stand the test of time…

Ballet dancer Soul Carrington has lived her dream of traveling the world. But the past year has been one life hurdle after another until she moves back to Atlanta. Now life is looking up, especially when she comes face to face with a past love. A man who makes her heart dance pirouettes and her body pulse with desire.

Not a day has gone by that police officer Micah Olsen hasn’t longed for his first love. However, their encounter in Atlanta is not by chance. Yet, against his better judgment, he has to let her believe it is, which isn’t easy. All of the emotions he once felt for her return with a vengeance. Their attraction is more powerful than ever, and when hot kisses turn into heated nights, Micah knows he has to come clean. But will it be too late?"

Title:  Soul's Desire Author:  Sharon C. Cooper Publisher:  Amaris Publishing LLC  Series:  Unparalleled Love Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean Rating:  Five Review:

Heart's Desire (Unparalleled Love Series) Kindle Edition by Delaney Diamond

Book Synopsis:

"Coworkers Nathan Crenshaw and Janice Livingston once had a passionate relationship that went up in flames and created a strained environment at their place of employment. Since then Janice has tried to move on. Unfortunately, they have to work together, and unfortunately, she’s still very attracted to Nathan. 

Nathan can’t forget his connection with Janice—a connection he hasn’t experienced with any other woman. After an earth-shattering kiss rekindles their flame, will these two finally get it right—or will an outside force get in the way?"

Title:  Heart's Desire Author:  Delaney Diamond Publisher:  Garden Avenue Press Series:  Unparalleled Love Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean Rating: Five Review:
"Heart's Desire" by Delaney Diamond
My Rationalization:  

It was a good read seeing how this second chance romance would come out this time between Nathan Crenshaw and Janice Livingston.  They had once been in love but as life will have it things changed for them…