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Tracy Cooper Posey's newest in her series Scandalous Scions, Marriage of Lies Book 3

Tracy,Tracy,Tracy, this story was, well all I can think to say, was magnificent. Your creative mind in the telling of this beautiful story was just superb. A woman who marries to please her mother and does all she thinks she's supposed to do to be a good wife; but for more than a year she still has not been in her "marriage bed". We also have a husband who is unaware of the abuses his own mother does to a wife he cannot love, but still believes he's doing what he can to make her comfortable and happy with their situation. In this mix is a man whose has deeply loved her for a very long time and cannot understand why she seems to be so unhappy. When his choices in life become known, they are thrown together and learn not only of their feelings for each other, but uncover her husbands dangerous secrets. I can't wait to read more in this series, a series of a very unconventional family, during a period of very strict Victorian standards. The author has once again given us beautiful, but at times tortured characters, an author who writes with all her feelings, who let's her creative juices lead the way. I recommend this book and series to lovers of historical romance that includes twist, turns, humor, danger and grand, sensual love. Oh I can't wait to read the next book. Buy it here in paperback or pre-order the ebook  http://amzn.to/2yzkHZM

Talia Hunters newest in her Rich Liist Romance series, "How to Boss a Billionaire

This is a witty, funny, and yes sensual and romantic story. Can a woman who owns a sex shop get help to keep her business running from a billionaire. One who wants nothing to do with her, not because she's below his standards but because she reminds him of the girl he loved. A girl who was torched, brutalized, and murdered in the same neighborhood where the sex shop is located. Two people from very different worlds, one with pink hair who lives in the sex shops office, no money to pay her help or the bills and the other who has everything but peace of mind and soul? Well you'll just need to pick up this book to see the struggles and truths they both must face. Get it on Amazons Kindle Unlimited for $.00 or Kindle for $3.99 just click here: http://amzn.to/2hjQmLt
 

Ann Gimpel's Book 2 "Twisted" in her Bitter Harvest Series

Wow !!! Book 2 of the Bitter Harvest series is jam packed with unexpected surprises. It appears that the reversal spell was too late to safe the world outside of Ushuaia; as expected and hoped by the characters in Deceived (book 1). The group of shifters have sailed from port to check out other locations for survivors and they discover that unknown evil and horrors have spread. They must fight to save not only themselves, but those few they find along the way, maybe the rest of humanity as well. It appears that the "cataclysm" had the power to release such evil upon the world that soon it could be all that will be left. We will have loss of friends and loved ones, but among the sorrow, pain and desperation, love will also be found. There is not enough reading between the lines to give you the complete range of action and feelings within the pages of Twisted. You must get this book to continue on this journey to see what this small crew of fighters must overcome. If you have yet to start the journey, well don't wait a minute more. Pick up your paperback or pre-order your ebook here or at you favorite buy site:  http://amzn.to/2hlmriP
 
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Carol McKibben's Book 1 "Snow Blood" in her Snow Blood Series

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 An unusual vampire story. The main character, Snow, is a newly turned vampire. He had no wish to be one, but was turned by the father of all vampires in order to save his life. His new master has been around a long, long time and that time has been without his wife, the great love of his life. Due to the anger and jealousy of the Gods, she was taken forever from him. Not only was she taken from him but the Gods are constantly plaguing him with trickery and continued attempts on his life. With Snow at this side events take place that may help to one day bring back his wife. But this comes at no small price. The story is filled with danger, death, held back desires, memories gone, undying love. The most intriguing part of this story is it's told to us by Snow, a beautiful white dog. Yep, Snow is the newly turned vamp. I knew nothing of this story, it was free, so I got it. Can you imagine my surprise (a very happy one as I'm a lover of animals and own a beautiful white dog myself) when I discovered the story was being told by this wonderful dog newly named Snow. This is a must read, whether you are great dog lover or not, the story is a wonderful world builder with exciting characters and a very different vampire storyline.           Pick up your copy here :http://amzn.to/2y0v9fl, http://bit.ly/2yHO7ER

"Boss with Benefits" by Talia Hunter

A wonderful, lighthearted falling-in-love story. One filled with strong, adventurous characters; a kick-ass woman and a caring but stubborn man. I don't do spoilers so you'll have to get this book to find out how and why they meet on a beautiful Fiji island, which includes a dangerous stalker and an old friend for our swashbuckling heroine and an Ill sister and bad memories for our hero. I recommend this book to all those readers who love a good romance with snarky women and drop dead gorgeous men.  Get this book here  or your favorite book site.  http://amzn.to/2l2GR4l

  

The 2nd book in Fated Mates of Somewhere, TX, "Rodeo Wolf"

This second book in the Fated Mate series is outstanding. The great world building in this series continues here as it did in the first book and in the Somewhere, Texas series. I absolutely loved the two main characters in this story and disliked the villain even more now than in book one. The packs have come together to discuss an unusual event and we also learn that there are serious problems within one of the visiting packs. The problem is caused by their pack leader. who treats his pack as breeding stock to further his own gains. We also have a pack that will soon have a new Alpha and because of past problems rules were put in place that keep any leader from having a mate. The story shows us tremendous strengths and weakness of the characters, especially those connected with fated mates and the internal workings of the packs. But we also have witty, snarky comebacks and amazing love. I don't do spoilers, but I will say that I love the way the authors always make sure to include characters from previous stories into the current ones; like cameo roles in a movie. I have to state here that every time I read one of these authors stories I say, "Wow, this is the best one." Guess what? They make me eat my words each time because BANG they blow me away with the new story. You will do yourself a great disservice if you have not started reading this new series, and if you've started go grab book 2 right now and I promise you will be reading it straight through the full moon.   Get this great book here or at your favorite book site. http://amzn.to/2yBAvMr

    

"Vistaria Has Fallen" by Tracy Cooper-Posey, is a great Military Romance with thrills and suspense

An unexpected read for me. I'm use to reading this author's amazing paranormal, time travel, as well as sci-fi books, and this read is just a passionate without those genres. We have danger and intrigue in a Latin country on the edge of a revolution. We have an American woman in trouble and an unknown man known only as the "Red Leopard" who helps her. But he's only unknown by that name for his real name is known by many. With the help of the people, everyone's freedom can be seen, but revolution is always hard and when the leader has an attraction for the American it can be even harder. I don't do spoilers, so you'll have to get this book to read about the fire and spirit of the "Red Leopard" and the people of his country. They will fight for their freedom, as well as the "American" who falls into the middle of it all and is willing to fight along side the man who makes her passion grow for not only him but his people as well.   Grab this page turning book now, here or at your favorite book site -  http://amzn.to/2gmswuf

     

The latest book in Jodi Vaughn's Rise of the Arkansas Werewolves, "Fall of a Blood Moon"

This series is written with a magnificent paranormal world building background and each storyline is filled with strong characters, emotions, thrills, suspense and wondrous, exciting romantic love. I've always loved the way the author keeps previous characters in your stories; as it should be in a good series. Book 7 is no different and is sooo good that I read it twice and each time without putting it down till the very end. The story is filled with such emotion; we have love, hurt, anger, hate. The reader gets drawn into a world of abusive control, lead by fear and love. I don't do spoilers, and have tried to convey the essence of the story, but I will say WOW what an ending. The next book, I know without a doubt, will blow me away.  Get this great book here http://amzn.to/2yqa500 or at your favorite book site and if you haven't started the series, what the heck you waiting for the first book is FREE:  http://amzn.to/2gdC36R

 

 

 

 

Carol McKibben's Book 1 "Snow Blood" in her Snow Blood Series

 An unusual vampire story. The main character, Snow, is a newly turned vampire. He had no wish to be one, but was turned by the father of all vampires in order to save his life. His new master has been around a long, long time and that time has been without his wife, the great love of his life. Due to the anger and jealousy of the Gods, she was taken forever from him. Not only was she taken from him but the Gods are constantly plaguing him with trickery and continued attempts on his life. With Snow at this side events take place that may help to one day bring back his wife. But this comes at no small price. The story is filled with danger, death, held back desires, memories gone, undying love. The most intriguing part of this story is it's told to us by Snow, a beautiful white dog. Yep, Snow is the newly turned vamp. I knew nothing of this story, it was free, so I got it. Can you imagine my surprise (a very happy one as I'm a lover of animals and own a beautiful white dog myself) when I discovered the story was being told by this wonderful dog newly named Snow. This is a must read, whether you are great dog lover or not, the story is a wonderful world builder with exciting characters and a very different vampire storyline.           Pick up your copy here :http://amzn.to/2y0v9fl, http://bit.ly/2yHO7ER

Carmen Falcone & 10 other great authors - "Married. Wait ! What !

The first story I've chosen to read in this set is Carmen Falcone's "Married to Trouble." Another home run for this author; her story is filled with not only a strong young woman, Clarissa, trying to show her father she can run a clean business, but an unsuspecting lawyer, Beck, trying to make partner in his law firm. The story is filled with humor and hot, sensual, steamy encounters. Both must work with her mobster father to make their dreams come true. Promising her father to safely drive her home to Vegas is not as easy as it sounds when his passenger has plans of her own. If he can do this one thing for the father he's a sure thing to bring his business into the firm and easily make partner. But her plans are not to go straight home to daddy, but to prove to dad that she is grown and woman enough run a business by being a wife. Surely being a wife will show him she's mature enough, right? Too bad Beck has no plans for being a husband. That's enough spoilers, you need to read the story to see how much trouble a young woman can cause when she puts her mind to it and how it effects everyone involved.

Second story I read was "About Time"  by Kim Carmichael. A quirky sci-fi romance; a story of a world which had to learn to live by time schedules in order to survive. Schedules for your entire life, including everything from housework, eating, to marriage and sex. But what if you were different than most and didn't believe in going through life according to a schedule. Read this very different but thoroughly entertaining romance story with a unique world building background.

Pick up this great set of 11 stories by 11 terrific authors and be ready to have some jaw dropping, sexy and humorous moments. Go get this anthology before it's gone, get it here or your favorite book site:

  http://amzn.to/2fJaWR2

 

      

Billionaire Ever After BookSet - 22 stories by Margo Collins, Michele De WInton, Talia Hunter and19 other great writers

I will be adding more reviews to this set as I read the individual stories. It's safe to say that if these two stories are an example of the other 20, they'll be great. The first book I read was M.M. Chabot's "Save By Him." The heroine in the story has lost everything in a deadly car crash prior to the accident, she discovered her husband had lied to her. The hero finds that marriage to a woman he thought loved him was nothing but a sham and is able to divorce her when he accidently finds out what she's been up to. So here we have two people who want nothing more than to be as far away from love as possible. She became as close to a recluse as you can be, whereas he was happy playing the field. But fate always has it's way and a girl can't go wrong with a gay best friend to help you go out into the world. Low and behold, these two end up working together; he the rich owner of a detective agency and she, a newly hired investigator. That's it I'm not saying one more word, I don't do spoilers so if you want to know how these two damaged people find love among stakeouts, you'll have to pick-up this set of great stories

The second book I read was Talia Hunter's "Hot to Rock a Billionaire." A snarky humorous, lost everything, has everything, met again love story. She's crushed on him forever and while playing together in a band in high school he left without a word goodbye. All she wanted in life was to sing and all she found was frustration and hurt along the way and now, due to a car accident, she has lost everything. He was the lead guitarist of the band back, with a knack for technology, in their school days, and in love with her; but then left without a word of explanation. Their reunion is less than perfect when his car hits hers and they find each other again. She has her pride, he has money. Neither will admit their true feelings or circumstances. He insist on helping her, she says no; so he offers her a job pretending to be his date during an important meeting. I don't do spoilers so this is it. I will say that the unfolding of their story is worth the read and shows that rich or poor you can't get around loving someone.

 The third book was Michele De Winton's "Love Struck." I don't want to give any spoilers, so this is going to be hard. This story was absolutely wonderful, emotional, sad, happy, all in one great read. We have a struggling fashion stylist on her last leg of starting her own business and fighting for her life. We have a man at the top of his game in business, rich, good-looking but deep down never satisfied or happy with himself. They both have troubled backgrounds that have led them down the paths they've traveled; roads of fear, self-doubt, dissatisfaction. Their first business meeting is a disaster, making their first social, unexpected second meeting one as well. Words that hurt are hard to take back, so are actions taken. The author takes us through a mean spirited beginning, unexpected pleasure, then pain and hurt, to an eye opening change of inner self. All these steps lead to a beautiful love. That's enough, can't say more, except to say you must read their story and I hope it leaves you how it left me, JOYFUL and HAPPY with the world they discovered.

Grab these great stories  it here at Amazon Unlimited for $.00 or Amazon Kindle for $2.99 http://amzn.to/2xMfZKV

 

Carol McKibben's latest - Kane: The First Blood Son: Prequel of the Snow Blood Series

If you've read any of the author's Snow Blood Series you've met his master's first turned son, Kane. Have you ever wondered what kind of man Kane was before he became a vampire, what he was like before he met he met his master? Well this prequel has all those answers. It's a fascinating story mixing history and the supernatural. You will meet characters straight out of history books right along side vampires they never knew existed. We learn of Kane's plans for his life before and after becoming, as they say, "a creature of the night." He finds out what the craving for human blood, and breaking his makers rules, unleashes upon humanity. I will give no more spoilers, even if they are not much to begin with, you will just have to grab this fascinating story to learn everything that happens in-between my lines. If you are one of those individuals who has yet to read the Snow Blood Series, this will be a great start; now go and grab this book and begin reading a fascinating series. This is not your normal vampire series; I mean, starting with Book 1 how many come from an animals perspective?
Grab Kane here at Amazon Unlimited http://amzn.to/2yEIEOY and for the rest of the series get them at your favorite book site.

Krytal Shannan & Shannan Rys - Book 1 "Fated Wolf" in their new series Fated Mates of Somewhere, TX

 For readers of Krystal Shannon's Somewhere, TX series, we're in the same town but now in a different storyline; in this Book 1 of "Fated Mates of Somewhere,TX" I'm happy to say we will be running into some familiar characters. This book has a female wolf shifter who has tried most of her life to fit in with her pack and be accepted by her grandfather, even though he never accepted her Mom or forgave his son for their "decision". He fires her for not following his rules; this leads to her going out to drown her sorrows. Add to this mix a man who can't let go of things from the past and just wants to lead a life of one night stands and adventures with his pals. The two met and, after a night of way too many drinks, agree to one night of hot sex. Well you know things don't always turn out the way you think they are. They both end up confused after a night of mind blowing sex but fail to understand the real feelings behind that night. Once they realize what has happened things really hit the fan (if you know what I mean). This leads to fears and tears and even more confusion. Danger is ahead; can they both accept the truth and learn to live with it, or can they make difficult choices that will change their lives forever. I try not to do spoilers so hope I haven't left you more confused than intrigued. This is a magnificent, emotional start to what looks like another homerun for these authors. You can grab this book here at Amazon's Kindle Unlimited: http://amzn.to/2xJeqNe

Rebekah Ganiere's "Cupid's Valentine

In Rebekah R. Ganiere's Otherworlder Book 1, we first meet Raine (a fae with no magic), her friend Jordon (a werewolf), her friend Slade and of course her absolutely naughty, funny dragon Sam. Raine needs a good paying job and get a great offer from Cupid, yes that Cupid, to find out who's trying to destroy his "dating service business" (it does kinda make sense doesn't it, his business I mean). Meanwhile she's trying to resist her feelings for Jordon, who has been pulling away during romantic get togethers, all while trying to stay out of trouble with the Otherworlder police, the Guardians. I don't like to do spoilers so this is all I'm going to say, except be ready for some surprises. I recommend this book to any lovers of the paranormal, with humor, strong women characters, some mythical twists and turns and of course sexy happenings. Grab it here or at your favorite book site: http://amzn.to/2xJedtf

Rebekah Ganiere's "Saving Christmas" is great for a Xmas gift or two

A paranormal Christmas? Fairies and shifters and dragons oh my, This is a short and very entertaining story which includes those mentioned above. We have a kidnapped Santa family member and a former girlfriend of said member has been asked to find him before xmas is ruined. The story begins prior to the kidnapping and let's us in on the background of the characters and how it leads to the current situation. With the help of a very close friend the heroine follows the clues. They do this while internally fighting their feelings for each other. Discover who the culprit is and what happens in their endeavor to rescue the victim. Do they finally accept their feelings for each other knowing that their differences should keep them apart? Well from beginning to end the story is filled with humor, paranormal activity and even a little forbidden hanky panky. Who knew Christmas was filled with more than Santa and elves. As you can see I don't give spoilers you'll just have to get this great little story written by an author with a very unique point of view and the ability to put it in writing. I recommend this book to anyone who can enjoy a humorous, paranormal view of Christmas that you've never had before and oh yes a little sex thrown in as well. I hope to see these characters in another story. Buy it here or at your favorite book site:
http://amzn.to/2yK1BRa

Kayla Stonors 8th book in her Qui Treaty Collection

This is the author's next book in the Qui Treaty Collection Series, Book 8 Atone By Treaty. I'm not positive, but I think this might me my favorite. The two main characters are definitely sexually attracted to each other, but both hold the hate and prejudices of their races against one another. One is sickened by the attraction, the other confused, and their feelings only get more so when one has to rescue the other from a dangerous mission and a possible war in the near future. Aside from the race issue one has a fear of loss of control due to an incident in her past and this complied with the other being a prince, who is used to being obeyed and of a race she blames for the death of her brother. We have plenty of action and danger, both out in the field and in their private affairs. The sexual tension is thick and both have reasons for not wanting to be the one to give in. That's it no more spoilers, you'll have to grab this exciting, sensual story to find out the surprises the author has for you as well as the outcome of their determination to keep away from each other. Be sure to get the other exciting stories in this series. Get it here today: http://amzn.to/2hxcY73