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Catchin' Feeling for A Married Man 2 By: LaQuita Cameron

Book Description:

"Kara’s finally got her man Jazz where she wants him to be. She attempts to trap Jazz with pregnancy. But will it work?

Zenayia is taking Jazz to the bank and back! Their divorce is pending and he’s separated from her to live his new life claiming he needs to find himself. Well Zen has other plans for Jazz, as she plans to destroy everything he’s built.

Jazz is almost about to lose his wife, and two best friends, all while his dreams of building a successful car dealership franchise face interference. And he's dealing with two unplanned pregnancies!

Damon gets what’s coming to him after betraying Jazz and Zen. His wife Jennifer has confessions of her own that could potentially destroy their marriage. His feelings for Zen blind him from her wicked truths. …Now that everyone is caught in their feelings, NO ONE CAN BE TRUSTED!"

Title:  Catchin' Feelings For A Married Man 2
Author:  LaQuita Cameron
Publisher:  Cole Hart Presents
Series:  Book 2
Reviewed …

Lady Bang :A Knockout Story By: Kierra Petty

Book Description...

"To want fame is to prefer dying scorned than forgotten." - Emile M. Cioran

Female Boxer, Emmy "Lady Bang" Hampton was once a Suburban girl who thought she had it all figured out. Then life happened and her rose colored glasses were quickly removed. Left without a plan, she finds herself in Las Vegas trying to get her boxing career off the ground. She is met with immediate success, and finds herself not only winning matches but catching the eye Heavyweight Champion Heath "Big Body" Rodgers. The monster that is fame and Heath are one in the same and she quickly finds herself in a match outside the ring. Will she come out on top? Or will she experience the ultimate T.K.O."

Title:  Lady Bang:  A Knock Out Story
Author:  Kierra Petty
Publisher:  Sullivan Production LLC/Leo Sullivan Presents
Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean
Rating:  4.5

"Lady Bang:  A Knock Out Story" by Kierra Petty

What I liked about this novel...

This aut…

Fuck Love By: Hood Chronicles

Book Description...

After serving time for a murder he committed as a teen, Rakeem is now a free man trying to reclaim his life for his new family. Meeting Karima, a young beautiful lawyer while incarcerated, the pair stuck together through tough times to become engaged. Yet, his BABY MAMA  and her BABY DADDY are everything but happy for their union. Monique makes it hard for Rakeem to be a part of his daughter, Zonique's life due to the fact that she wants him back in her life as well. Likewise, Bishop is a drug pushing deadbeat dad to his children with Karima, but still seeks to disturb her household every chance that he gets. Little Charlotte and Jamal love their father, but can't understand why Bishop seems to not love them back. Will the hidden secrets that get uncovered between these individuals ruin the bliss in which they all aim to possess, or is the affection within enough to sustain them with strength? In this suspenseful tale of heartaches and heartbreaks find ou…

Read the Warning Label First By: B.M. Hardin

Book Description....

"What if all men came with a warning label? Would you take the time to read them first? Would you make better decisions with who you gave your heart to? Or would you simply ignore the the labels and hope that things work out in your favor?

Tori lived life on the edge and she didn't need a man to validate her or to make her feel important. She was always picky about who she gave her heart and her time to and she always paid attention to the "signs". She didn't mind being alone, but at some point everybody wanted to be loved; even a successful, arrogant, impossible to please, woman like Tori.
Tori refused to be a statistic and as she finally found herself back in the dating game, finding a man that had everything on her list was like finding gold at the end of a rainbow; he didn't exist.
An upbeat, hilarious story of love, lies and deceit with more than enough twists and turns to knock your socks off, this story proves why it is so importa…

Trust and Dinero By: Alexis Nicole

Description of Novel....

Trust Dinero Mendoza is a cocky, arrogant, self-centered, rich businessman who inherited a large fortune from his father Felix Mendoza. Killed in a police raid, Felix left several million dollars in a stash trust fund hidden for his only begotten son.

Years later, Trust takes his earnings and invests in a high-profile gentlemen’s club, luring the most elite professionals. Everything was running smoothly for him until he decided to make a deal that unfortunately goes sour.

Things quickly take a turn for the worst. Trust soon finds himself in several heated altercations and even almost gets killed one weekend. In the midst of all the chaos, Trust meets a young girl by the name of Star Santiago who becomes his ride or die chick—outside his wife, Promise. But Trust is not the only one keeping dirty secrets. Promise has been secretly sleeping with his best friend Knowledge…

Harmonee, Trust’s loyal assistant, also finds herself in her own share of drama. She’s almos…

Forty Days of Grace: [A Prayer Devotional] By: Kim Y. Jackson


Description of Book....

"Forty Days of Grace is a prayer devotional full of wisdom orchestrated by God to manifest His purpose through a chosen nation. As you read Forty Days of Grace, God will daily impart into you revelation and knowledge for strength and encouragement. On each page God depicts His grace given for you to complete the work He has chosen for you to do. Everyone who takes the journey through Forty Days of Grace can anticipate receiving God’s triumphant Victory. As you travel within the pages of Forty Days of Grace - A Prayer Devotional, the power of God is unveiled for you to know that His Grace is Sufficient and for you to daily experience His Abundant Grace."

Title: Forty Days of Grace: [A Prayer Devotional]
Author:  Kim Y. Jackson
Publisher:  God's Glory of Grace
Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean
Rating: Five

"Forty Days of Grace" by Kim Y. Jackson

Why I read this book....

I did a blog on my blog pager about this author and she …

Never Too Hot By: Bella Andre

Book Description...

Deep in the cool green mountains of the Adirondacks, wounded firefighter Connor MacKenzie has come to rebuild the 100-year-old MacKenzie family cabin--and to be alone. A horrific blaze has left him scarred inside and out and certain of two things: He'll get back on his Hot Shot crew no matter what it takes, and any woman who ventures too close will not stay long.
Ginger Sinclair has been burned by a different kind of fire. Having just escaped from a bad marriage, she's retreated to the safety of the lakeside vacation town in upstate New York to start a new life. She's done with men, with relationships, with the danger of desires that can rage out of control--until she unexpectedly encounters Connor MacKenzie. As a hot summer on the lake grows ever hotter, they find themselves sharing a cabin and a romance that will swiftly engulf them both."

Title:  Never Too Hot
Author:  Bella A…

Hot as Sin: A Novel By: Bella Andre

Book Description...


"Only total desperation could reunite Dianna Kelley with Sam MacKenzie, the irresistible bad boy she walked out on ten years ago. But the fearless firefighter with the awesome wilderness skills is the only one who can take her where she needs to go. It’s a gamble—tracking down her endangered sister while keeping Sam and their undeniable attraction at arm’s length. Not easy when they’re trekking into a remote corner of the Rockies, where she’s got to trust her former lover with her life.

Despite their past, Sam never could refuse a damsel in distress, especially one who has haunted his dreams for years. He’ll help find her sister and get Dianna out of his system once and for all. But soon it’s hard to tell whether the greatest threat is from the rushing rapids, the deadly enemy on their trail, or the passion that’s sending them straight into the line of fire…."

Title:  Hot As Sin

Cherished By: Maya Banks and Lauren Dane

Book Description...
Two all-new novellas that cross the boundaries of desire. Exiled by Maya Banks--Enticed to the island paradise where an enigmatic prince is living in exile, beautiful, virginal Talia is introduced to a world of forbidden pleasure where the prince's every whim is fulfilled and her fantasies are rendered in exquisite detail. But when the prince is summoned back to fulfill his duty to his struggling country, reality is thrust upon Talia all too soon. She returns home, heartbroken, convinced she was a passing fancy for an idle ruler and his most trusted men. Until the day they arrive on her doorstep, determined to have her back where she belongs.
 Sway by Lauren Dane--Levi Warner is an established, older man--wealthy, powerful, and above all, respectable. Then Levi meets Daisy, an uninhibited 24-year-old dance instructor and artist, not exactly the kind of woman Levi is accustomed to. But the young, free spirit, brings out something in him he only experienced in fan…

The Sound of Glass By: Karen White


"The New York Times bestselling author of A Long Time Gone now explores a Southern family’s buried history, which will change the life of the woman who unearths it, secret by shattering secret.

It has been two years since the death of Merritt Heyward’s husband, Cal, when she receives unexpected news—Cal’s family home in Beaufort, South Carolina, bequeathed by Cal’s reclusive grandmother, now belongs to Merritt.

Charting the course of an uncertain life—and feeling guilt from her husband’s tragic death—Merritt travels from her home in Maine to Beaufort, where the secrets of Cal’s unspoken-of past reside among the pluff mud and jasmine of the ancestral Heyward home on the Bluff. This unknown legacy, now Merritt’s, will change and define her as she navigates her new life—a new life complicated by the arrival of her too young stepmother and ten-year-old half-brother.

Soon, in this house of strangers, Merritt is forced into unraveling the Heyward family past as she fac…

Countless Blessings By: Vanessa Davis Griggs

Book Description...

"Countless Blessings" begins on December 18, 2014, the day Princess Rose Taylor, daughter of Johnnie Mae (Taylor) Landris and the stepdaughter of Pastor George Landris, turns sixteen years old. There are big plans scheduled for this sweet sixteen celebration.

So how can one of the best days of her life so quickly turn into one of the worst days of sixteen-year-old Princess Rose's life?

Family is and always have been important. Still, Johnnie Mae Landris finds that during a time when the family should be most pulling together, there's fighting, yet again, between siblings that just shouldn't be. With Pastor Landris by her side, the two of them work hard to help all affected. Will God be able to heal wounded hearts; even those who find it difficult to count their blessings in the midst of heartbreak?"

Title:  Countless Blessings
Author:  Vanessa Davis Griggs
Publisher:  Free To Soar
Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean
Rating:  Five


Sharp Shootin' Cowboy By: Victoria Vane

Book Description....

Weary warrior... After eight years as a Marine sniper, war-scarred Reid Everett is back in his native Wyoming. He knows and loves this rugged land, so working for wildlife services to reduce the booming wolf population suits him to a T.
Caring crusader... Wildlife biologist Haley Cooper is desperate to make a difference. Leaving the world of academia behind, she accepts a position as a wolf advocate to protect the animals she loves.
Raw attraction... Their jobs set them on a collision course, but chemistry sparks like wildfire between Reid and Haley. They'll have to brave some rough territory if they hope to reconcile their polarizing views with a passion that won't be denied.
Praise for Slow Hand:
"For erotic passion and one-liners, the first in Vane's new series will satisfy." -RT Book Reviews
"Deliciously wicked banter... rich storyline and vibrant characterizations make this an intense and satisfying read.&…