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Highlander Hellcat by KuroKoneko Kamen

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"A Hellcat demon shifter with no interest in love…


Centuries ago, Garth awoke in the center of a mystical stone henge in the Scottish Highlands with no memories. A dragon shifter, Lachlan, and wolf shifter, Leslie, rescue Garth and take him to Castle MacWulver. The castle is the home of Clan MacWulver - a group of demon shifters blending in with human society while trying to find their fated Judge, a very special human with a pure heart and soul whose love has the power to redeem a demon of their sins.


A mad scientist and veterinarian who is afraid to love…


Sasha Robinovitch doesn’t like humans, but loves her genetically engineered monster pets. One day, after pulling an all-nighter, Sasha has a candy craving, and decides to go to a candy shop named Helltastic Confectionary. There she meets the owner Garth Mackenzie. He’s a giant of a man at six-eight with bulging muscles and an intense golden stare. Terrified of his thuggish appearance, Sasha tries to flee but…

Highlander Hellcat Revolution By: KuroKoneko Kamen

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"Garth and Sasha struggle to unravel their feelings…

When Garth comes to terms with his attraction for Sasha he decides to man up and ask her to be his mate. However, Sasha misunderstands his intentions and rejects Garth harshly. Feeling bereft, Garth seeks advice from his friend vampire Dominic Wilde. Dominic explains to Garth the proper way to ask out a human female and also tells Garth about a fight club event where ‘animals’ are supposed to make an appearance.

It’s a revolution when Garth’s clan fights for freedom…

Days pass without Sasha hearing from Garth, and when she discovers that he went to face the Red Priest all on his own there’s only one thing she can do. She bravely asks plant alien Malakye Sterling to unlock her memories. Sasha’s mysterious past is finally revealed, and an unexpected connection to Garth, the shifters, and the Red Priest is brought to light.

Powerful enemies lurk in the shadows of San Francisco…

The Red Priest isn’t the only e…

Golden (F'd Up Fairy Tales) by Deidra D. S. Green & Stephanie Nicole Norris

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"…once upon a time…
Queen Isabella appreciated her swollen belly. In just a few days she would be gifting King Eldridge something they both had been waiting for, a child. But the queen was not the only one anticipating the child’s arrival. Sorceress Aurelia, Queen Isabella’s blood sister, waited with baited breath as well, to give the child the best gift of all… a curse. With hair as bright as the noon day sun, and as long as a flowing river, Golden was born. She was the apple of her parent’s eyes and the bane of Aurelia’s existence. Living in a beautiful castle, married to the man of her dreams, and now a mother, Queen Isabella is eternally grateful to the Rapunzel and her magical great mothers for the enchanted life she leads.
After conjuring a powerful curse, the sorceress set out to destroy king and queen’s happiness. Besides, if Eldridge couldn’t be happy with Aurelia, he didn’t deserve to be happy with anyone and Golden would pay the ultimate price.&…

Against All Odds: Surviving the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit By: Stephanie Nicole Brewer

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"It was a Friday, April 24, 2015; I was twenty weeks and four days gestation. Only halfway through my pregnancy. My unborn child, Noah was kicking my butt all day while I was at work. I worked in customer service as a dispatcher for a transportation company that carried patients of state insurance to and from their doctor’s appointments. I was ready to go home and relax for the weekend. Looking at the time, it was almost 6 p.m. I decided to take my last break since no calls came through. I excused myself from my work station and told my co-worker that sat next to me I was glad my shift was almost over. Needless to say, that was the last time she saw me. In the break room, my boss was coming off his break. Somehow, we struck up a conversation. Because I sat in a cubicle, I decided to stand to give my butt a rest, and that’s when I felt wetness between my legs. At first, it felt like a trickle and then a gush. Immediately, I paused mid-conversation as the ho…

Gangsta's Paradise 2: How Deep is Your Love By: LaToya Nicole

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"In part 2 of the spin off from the no way out series the Jamison brothers are fighting to stay on top. A retired Kingpin and the most sought out contracted killer comes together to take down their enemies all while dealing with drama and betrayal from the women in their life. Is their love deep enough to withstand new secrets, lies, and betrayals?? Find out what happens when the untouchable finally gets touched. Who will come out on top?

Sin is still hiding and holding Paradise hostage and with each minute he knows that his time is coming to an end. Desperate to come out on top, sin seeks the help of an unlikely alli.

Kenneth "Gangsta" Jamison continues to unravel as he wreak havoc to anyone that crosses his path. Still searching for paradise and his brother Suave he now has new enemies to deal with along the way... everyone he meets has an agenda to take him out or set him up. On top of everything else that Gangsta is going through he now has a …

Gangsta's Paradise by LaToya Nicole

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"In the No Way Out Series you fell in love with Suave and Tank and wanted to know how did Kendyl "Gangsta" Jamison become so cold. So I bring you Gangsta's Paradise. A tale of murder, sex, lies, and deceit. Murder has always come easy to Gangsta and it never took much to set him off.
Utilizing his strengths and urges to kill, he become the enforcer in his brother's up and coming empire. Killing people for sport was satisfactory for him, until he met Paradise. The daughter and heiress to the Garzon Cartel, she takes Gangsta under her wings.
Teaching him everything she knows, Gangsta is now one of the most feared men in the game. Now a contract killer that most people compares to Lucifer because of his signature ways for killing, he has become a God in the streets.
Until someone decided they wanted to take his spot. Capitalizing on his weakness, Gangsta has now found hisself trapped in a world of lies, deceit, and betrayal. The clock is tickin…

Pregnant By My Mother's Rapist 2 By: Niki Julvontae

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"Months after she found out her mother's rapist was her father as well the father or her child, Kaniyah aka Na Na is still in shock and about to lose her mind. Drama finds it's way back to her though when Kenan refuses to give up. Hell bent on getting Na to conform with his program, Kenan begins to stalk Na Na just like he did her mother Spicy. The only difference is Na is her mother's child and teetering on the brink of insanity so she makes Kenan's mission damn near impossible. That doesn't stop tragedy from finding her though because soon her brothers began to get picked off one by one. That leaves Na in a fragile state emotionally with no one around to help protect her daughter. Eventually all of the pain weighs heavy on her and she finds herself locked behind the walls of a mental hospital with only one mission on her mind, Kill Kenan. Will Na ever get out and ensure her daughter is safe? Will she finally get revenge on the …

A Rather Unusual Romance By Stevie Turner

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"When Erin Mason gets a divorce, she's left with two teenage sons to care for. Soon after, the doctor diagnoses her with cancer, and her world falls apart.

Not too far away, someone else - Alan Beaumont - is suffering a similar fate.

Their paths come together in this inspiring tale, partially based on actual events. A Rather Unusual Romance shows how love can flourish in the unlikeliest of circumstances."

Title:  A Rather Unusual Romance Author:  Stevie Turner Publisher:  Creativia Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean Rating: Five Review:
"A Rather Unusual Romance" by Stevie Turner
My thoughts...

This was one of those reads that I was a little not sure about reading  due to its subject matter but I will say I am so glad that it did read it.  The story really presents finding love after both of the main characters had health issues [cancer].  How the author was able to give the readers a read that will capture your heartstrings, offering even some hum…

Ray of New By: E. L. Todd

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"She picked him.

Because I waited too long to get my shit together.

This is all my fault.

I need to get out of here. I need to start over.

I need to get over her.

So I'm moving back to New York.

I'm going back to my old ways. Lots of sex. Lots of alcohol. Lots of fun.

Until I meet Austen."

Title:  Ray Of  New Author:  E. L. Todd Publisher:  E.L.T. Series:  Ray # 6 Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean Rating:  Four Review:
"Ray Of New" by E. L. Todd
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Well, all I can say is this was definitely a continued read from the last series where  Ryker and Rae, now friends with him  now living in New York.  But will happen when he meets back up with his old friend Liam and meets her sister Austen?  After all of the warning from Liam about his sister will Ryker be able to handle it all when it comes a head. Does it seem like maybe he has some feeling for Austen?  What about the feelings he still had for Rae?   What will it take for Austen to fin…

Joy to His World By: Clare Dargin

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"[Siren Menage Amour: Erotic Consensual BDSM Menage a Trois Paranormal Romantic Suspense, M/M/F, HEA] Chris Spinell, Jilly Reimers, and Chris 'Nate' Poole are happily married. Now, living in a small town run by The Love Play Matchmaking Service, Chris Spinell hopes his family is safely away from the possible dangers that come from living in a big city.Jilly and Nate cherish the life they have with Chris. They even love the fact that he is their Dom. BDSM gives them the structure and sense of belonging they've always wanted. However, life in Minaqua doesn't give Chris the peace of mind he needs in order to quell his anxieties. The scars from his time in Afghanistan run so deep, Chris' PTSD will not allow him to escape the fears that his family is at constant risk for harm. When a stranger comes to town seeking to harm Jilly and Nate, Chris' protective instincts are put to the test. Will he deal with this reasonably, or will he do whate…

Sweeter Than Ever: The Sullivans (Honeymoon Novella) By: Bella Andre

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"BOOK DESCRIPTION: Millions of readers around the world have fallen in love with The Sullivans--especially Smith Sullivan, the movie star with the heart of gold.  Now get ready to join Smith and his new wife Valentina in the novella SWEETER THAN EVER as they embark on their life together with the sweetest, sexiest, most surprising honeymoon ever. Seven days and seven nights of just-wedded bliss that will sizzle, make you laugh out loud...and tug on your heartstrings. After all, true love--and family--are what the Sullivans do best!

"Not since Nora Roberts has anyone been able to write a big family romance series with every book as good as the last. Bella Andre never disappoints." Revolving Bookcase Reviews

SWEETER THAN EVER is part of Bella Andre's New York Times and USA Today #1 bestselling series about The Sullivans. While it can easily be read as a stand-alone story, you'll likely enjoy reading the other books, too."

Title:  Sweeter…

Kentucky Blues (A Heart Strings Love Affair Book 1) by J. Haney

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"Do you ever wish you were in an 80s movie, where the guy always gets the girl and girl always goes through hell but end result is perfect? Yea well my life is nothing's like that.

My name is Abigail Greenwood
I live on the wrong side of the tracks. I don't hang with the cool kids and I actually have to work for the stuff I want. My coke head mother won't do shit and my father well he works to pay the bills. Today is just one more day before I get out of this shithole town."

Title:  Kentucky Blues Author:  J. Haney Publisher: J. H. Series:  A Heart Strings Love Affair Book 1 Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean Rating:  Five Review:
"Kentucky Blues" by H. Haney
My Thoughts....

This was a good coming of age story that dealt with some remarkable characters that were 'friends, family, compassion, understanding, self awareness and lovers.'  Each of these characters had a story of their own tragedy that will definitely keep you turning the…

Vegas Lights (A Sex, Drugs and Rock Romance Book 1) by S.I. Hayes (Author), J. Haney (Author)

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"What happens in Vegas, never actually stays in Vegas…

Brent Casey aka Brent Jagger is the lead guitarist of one of the best Southern Rock bands, in the world, Fallen Angels. He’s been sober for three years when he wakes up hungover and in a bed, that isn’t his. To make matter’s worse there’s someone in bed with him, and he’s got a ring on that he doesn’t recognize. He knows quickly he’s messed up. Thinking he can just get it annulled he sneaks out of the hotel to be grabbed by his detail and shoved into his car to be taken to the airport they have a gig in Sydney, and will be gone for three months, hoping Lawyers can handle it he’s at a loss as he doesn’t even know her last name. When he finds her, he finds he’s stuck, as she burrows under his skin.

But can this mouthy, Texas girl handle the life of a Rocker? One on the brink of his addictions? Can they move past lust and find love at last?"

Title:  Vegas Lights Author:  S. I. Hayes & J. Haney Publ…

Blinders Keepers By John Rachel

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"In this dystopian satire, full of political intrigue and social chaos, a young man who escapes his hopelessly hayseed home town in Missouri is accidentally labeled a terrorist and must survive a manhunt by government security agencies in a paranoid and unraveling America. The president out of desperation perpetrates an end-of-the-world hoax, trying re-establish control and get himself re-elected.

Blinders Keepers is social-political satire in the tradition of Jonathan Swift, Kurt Vonnegut and Joseph Heller, but revved up and spit-shined to take on the historical new levels of absurdity and dysfunction of the 21st Century."

Title:  Blinders Keepers Author:  John Rachel Publisher:  Literary Vagabond Book
Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean
Rating: Five
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"Blinders Keepers" by John Rachel

My Thoughts...

Wow, this author never disappoints...he knows how to keep your attention  as he did with this satire read.  There was a good opening, plot, with hilar…

Peace In The Valley Ruth Logan Herne

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"In spite of their differences, Trey Walker Stafford knows he owes his life to cowboy and legendary rancher Sam Stafford--the uncle who rescued him after his parents' death. Trey had left the Double S Ranch to pursue music against Sam's wishes, but returns to central Washington when he learns he's the best match for a procedure that could save Sam's life. Although Trey's found country music fame and success, he's also endured the tragic loss of his wife. He croons about love, but struggles with a yawning emptiness he can't explain.

Overwhelmed by a growing list of challenges, but mistrustful of Stafford men, single mother Lucy Carlton reluctantly accepts Trey's help to revive her crumbling farm when Sam instructs him to repay the overdue debt to her family.

As the two grow closer, Trey slowly begins to open his heart to this beautiful woman and strives to let go of the grief he's held for years. Lucy has a complicated histor…

Rich People Problems By: Kevin Kwan

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"Kevin Kwan, bestselling author of Crazy Rich Asians and China Rich Girlfriend, is back with an uproarious new novel of a family riven by fortune, an ex-wife driven psychotic with jealousy, a battle royal fought through couture gown sabotage, and the heir to one of Asia's greatest fortunes locked out of his inheritance. 

When Nicholas Young hears that his grandmother, Su Yi, is on her deathbed, he rushes to be by her bedside--but he's not alone. It seems the entire Shang-Young clan has convened from all corners of the globe, ostensibly to care for their matriarch but truly to stake claim on the massive fortune that Su Yi controls. With each family member secretly fantasizing about getting the keys to Tyersall Park--a trophy estate on 64 prime acres in the heart of Singapore--the place becomes a hotbed of intrigue and Nicholas finds himself blocked from entering the premises. As relatives claw over heirlooms, Astrid Leong is at the center of her own st…

Violet Abyss by Suzanne M. Sabol

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"Vampire politics are the worst!

Stuck in a city she doesn’t know and surrounded by enemies, Dahlia Sabin is thrust into the middle of a vampire conclave. Every Vampire Liege from across the country has descended upon New Orleans for what everyone knows is a trap.
When an ancient relic of power turns up missing and a high-ranking vampire is murdered, Dahlia is forced into a world of vampire power plays and dark magics in order to save her friend.

Dahlia, Patrick, and Dean must use everything in their arsenal to turn the tide of revolution, but turning enemies into allies is more difficult and dangerous than any of them knew."

Title:  Violet Abyss
Author:  Suzanne M. Sabol
Publisher:  Soul Mate Publishing
Series: A Blushing Death Novel Book 7
Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean
Rating: Five
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"Violet Abyss" by Suzanne M. Sabol

My Thoughts...

'Violet Abyss' was the seventh in the series:  A Blushing Death that will definitely present its titl…

The Model & The Madam By Roy Glenn

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Even though her title was underboss, Rain Robinson was The Boss of The Family now. The Reign of Rain Robinson begins with The Model And The Madam.

With the exception of Doc, Rain had a set of new captains; Carter Garrison, Jackie Washington and newly minted captain, Ed Weather, and each had problems that had to be dealt with. Rain knew if she got involved, she could whip everybody back in line because she was the hammer and nobody wanted to deal with her punishment. But Rain understood that as the boss of The Family, she had to give them an opportunity to put their own houses in order. So she sat it out, watched and waited. But Rain was an action junkie, so she was bored—not knowing that action was waiting right outside her door.
Waiting and watching wasn’t Carmen Taylor’s thing. After Jada killed the hit man that murdered two of her informants early one morning at the City Diner, she rushed into something that may not only cost Carmen her life, but unbeknown…

Office Intern: The Kya Chronicles By: Deep

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"Kya Garner is back and ready to take on Corporate America.


She has a summer internship in which she is determined to become Morgan, Tesson Associates’ brightest star but if there is a way to mix business with pleasure, Kya will surely find it. Being fully awakened to her sexual power, Kya attempts to figure out exactly what to do about it and with Ray no longer readily accessible, that leaves her with a lot more time to play; in and out of the office.

Office Intern - the second book in this series - explores what happens when a young woman has taken her sexual journey to the next level."

Title:  Office Intern:  The Kya Chronicles Author:  Deep Publisher: Deep N Wet Publishing Series: The Kya Chronicles #2 Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean Rating: Five Review:
"Office Intern:  The Kya Chronicles" by Deep
My Thoughts...

All I can say is that author 'Deep' gives is all to you with no holes left uncovered  as she did in her novel with 'Naughty …

FIT: The 4th installment in the Chloe Daniels Mysteries Kindle Edition by Deidra D. S. Green

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"Sick, Sicker Sickest brought you the notorious Anna Black, now standing trial for multiple counts of murder in the first degree. Grace Pembroke Wetherby refused to be upstaged by the Angel of Death and continued her murderous spree. Mischief’s Mayhem gave you Major and Mayven, two love crossed killers, dropping bodies in different area codes. Dr. Chloe Daniels and Detective Michael Phillips are fighting against the clock to put an end to the serial killers reign. And then comes Logan, who kills by influence. Will Anna get the justice she so desperately seeks; to be free to help lost souls to the kingdom? Has Grace tested the limits one too many times? Will Major and Mayven kill again? Find out in the fourth installment of the Chloe Daniels Mysteries."

Title:  FIT
Author:  Deidra D. S. Green
Publisher:  Rathsi Publishing
Series:  The 4th installment in the Chloe Daniels Mysteries
Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean
Rating: Five
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"Fit" by Deidra D…

Mischief's Mayhem: The Third installment in The Chloe Daniels Mysteries by Deidra D. S. Green

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"You met the Angel of Death, the infamous Anna Black in Sick, Sicker, Sickest. Hush introduced you to Grace Pembroke Wetherby, affectionately known as the Baby Doll Killer. Bodies are stacking up with no resolution and the city of Atlanta is in an uproar. But before Dr. Daniels and Detective Phillips can get a handle on things, another notorious duo makes their debut. Major and Mayven are a modern day Bonnie and Clyde and they have a score to settle; well actually, more than one. Is this the end of Anna Black’s reign? Will the Baby Doll Killer be apprehended? Just how much havoc will Major and Mayven wreak as they take their murderous desires across state lines? Find out in Mischief’s Mayhem: The third installment in the Chloe Daniels Mysteries."

Title:  Mischief's Mayhem
Author:  Deidra D. S. Green
Publisher:  Rathsi Publishing Presents
Series:  The Third Installment in The Chloe Daniels Mysteries
Reviewed By:  Arlena Dean
Rating: Five
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The Power of the V 2: Deadly Thirst By: Shatika Turner

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"Sometimes, what can be good could also be deadly. In this part two of a tumultuous friendship and love affair, Asjalynn, Nyla, Saroya and Jermaine all learned the consequences of what the V can bring into your life.

Asjalynn struggles to find a way back into life after making what could’ve been a life-changing decision. All she wants to do is live life without love knocking on the door, but when it does, she can’t seem to ignore it.

Nyla is on top of the world at the simple fact that she is now someone’s wife, but for her old habits die hard, and she suddenly realizes that she’s in way over her head.

Saroya is known for not being able to leave well enough alone. She must have it all or nothing at all. When she realizes her wife isn’t who she is, she watches as things definitely take a turn for the worst. She realizes that love is not her strong suit, but will she ever walk away?

Jermaine suddenly begins to do everything that he can to show the women in his …

Soul and Diana: An Atlanta Love Story By Jade Jones

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"Kwame "Soul" Asante, the son of a vicious African warlord, has never had it easy--especially after coming to America for new and prosperous beginnings. Putting his dark past behind him, he decides to get a normal 9 to 5 working as a corrections officer at a minimum security prison in Gainesville, Georgia. Things are going swimmingly until the troublesome and mysterious Diana Prince crosses his path. She's annoying, obnoxious, and a pain in his ass. But on the upside, she's also beautiful, kind-hearted, and compassionate.

When she's finally released due to lack of evidence, their relationship takes off in a whirlwind of lust. She's a rider and she's down to do whatever it takes to prove her loyalty--be it catching a body or a case. And the fact that she lovingly accepts his daughter is just the icing on the cake.

All seems well until their perfect world is shattered by a sudden, tragic death, leaving Soul to take over a multi-bill…

Rules of Contact (A Play-by-Play Novel Book 12) by Jaci Burton

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"In the new Play-By-Play novel by the New York Times bestselling author of Unexpected Rush, a football player who knows how to win on the field needs a better game plan for his love life.

A defensive end for the San Francisco Sabers, Flynn Cassidy is used to being in the spotlight—he just doesn’t enjoy it. But if getting in front of the cameras will help his new restaurant succeed, he’s willing. Now if he could just meet a woman who loved him and not his fame…

After her divorce, Amelia Lawrence is thrilled to start over as head chef at Ninety-Two. It’s just the opportunity she needs to heat up her career—if only she wasn’t wildly attracted to her sexy new boss. Their chemistry might be sizzling hot, but Amelia has no intention of being burned again.

Flynn can’t get enough of Amelia, and Amelia loves every second she spends with the tough yet tender Flynn. But trust is a hard-fought battle for both. Breaking the rules of contact and surrendering to their pass…

When Ash Remains By: Dena Garson

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"A warrior with a mission
There isn’t a buffalo or deer that Kajika cannot take down. So when his cousin is slaughtered he relishes the chance to track down the killer. The trail leads him to a woman with gifts he has trouble believing in. Despite their differences he cannot fight his instinct to protect her from all threats – even those he cannot see. That drive even rivals his desire to explore every inch of her body.

A woman with a destiny
Knowing the spirits will protect her, Ahyoka allows the handsome warrior to take her to be questioned by his chief about the unexplained deaths in their village. He may not believe in her abilities but he is one of the few who doesn’t treat her like something to be feared or shunned. He awakens feelings that make her yearn for things she thought she’d never have. Her biggest fear is that once he learns the full extent of her gifts he will reject her like most of her tribe did.

A killer twisted by hurt and anger
Kajika a…

Wicked Designs By: Lauren Smith

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"Fans of Julia Quinn’s Bridgerton Series and Johanna Lindsey’s Malory Series will love the passionate romances and gripping adventures of the League of Rogues.

The League of Rogues takes what they want—but have they taken on too much?

For too long Miss Emily Parr has been subject to the whims of her indebted uncle and the lecherous advances of his repulsive business partner. Her plan to be done with dominating men forever is simple—find herself a kind husband who will leave her to her books.

It seems an easy enough plan, until she is unexpectedly abducted by an incorrigible duke who hides a wounded spirit behind flashing green eyes.

Godric St. Laurent, Duke of Essex, spends countless nights at the club with his four best friends, and relishes the rakish reputation society has branded him with. He has no plans to marry anytime soon—if ever. But when he kidnaps an embezzler’s niece, the difficult debutante’s blend of sweetness and sharp tongue make him despera…

A Serenade to Die For by Janet Fogg and David Jackson

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"On the verge of her long-sought career breakthrough, singer Isbel Vargas has just completed the performance of a lifetime when a kidnapper demands a ransom for her father. Thanks to his car theft and antiquities operation, her father will be arrested if she involves the Acapulco police. Who can she turn to?

Isbel's ex-boyfriend, Cane Mullins, is once again south of the border, purportedly tracking down his beloved Camaro, a vintage street rod stolen years before by her father. Cane gets more than he bargains for, though, when he again crosses paths with the exquisite singer. Chased at high speed through the Sierra Madres, the former lovers search for Isbel's father and a priceless sword he has hidden away, the sole surviving Aztec maquahuitl, while sparks fly and passion reignites. But can Isbel trust Cane again...with her heart?"

Title:  A Serenade To Die For Author:  Janet Fogg & David Jackson Publisher:  The Wild Rose Press, Inc. Reviewed…

The Simplicity of Cider by Amy E. Reichert

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"Fall in love with The Simplicity of Cider, the charming new novel about a prickly but gifted cider-maker whose quiet life is interrupted by the arrival of a handsome man and his young son at her family’s careworn orchard by the author of The Coincidence of Coconut Cake and Luck, Love & Lemon Pie.

Focused and unassuming fifth generation cider-maker Sanna Lund has one desire: to live a simple, quiet life on her family’s apple orchard in Door County, Wisconsin. Although her business is struggling, Sanna remains fiercely devoted to the orchard, despite her brother’s attempts to convince their aging father to sell the land.

Single dad Isaac Banks has spent years trying to shield his son Sebastian from his troubled mother. Fleeing heartbreak at home, Isaac packed up their lives and the two headed out on an adventure, driving across the country. Chance—or fate—led them straight to Sanna’s orchard.

Isaac’s helping hands are much appreciated at the apple farm, eve…

The Bravest You: Five Steps to Fight Your Biggest Fears, Find Your Passion, and Unlock Your Extraordinary Life by Adam Kirk Smith

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"A Breakthrough Bravery System to Confront Your Greatest Fears, Find Your Purpose, and Create the Successful Life You Want
Feeling directionless, or perhaps too intimidated to make a necessary change in your life? Tired of letting your fears keep you from achieving your goals or becoming healthier, happier, or more successful? If so, this book is for you. Popular life coach and consultant Adam Smith has created a powerful method to help you harness your inner passion and drive to overcome whatever is holding you back.
The Bravest You presents the five-step Bravery Process(TM), an easy and highly effective way to master our biggest fears. Offering inspiring and helpful advice, Smith guides you through each of stage of the process--Complacency, Inspiration, Fear, Passion, Bravery--showing how to identify goals and passions and apply the Bravery Process to any circumstance. These proven techniques will empower you to conquer your doubts once and for all and bec…