Sep 29
Safe Keeping by Barbara Taylor Sissel

Safe Keeping by Barbara Taylor Sissel

Safe Keeping by Barbara Taylor Sissel Format: eARC Source: Netgalley Buy on Amazon • Goodreads My son is a murderer…. So begins this chilling and emotionally charged mystery from highly acclaimed author Barbara Taylor Sissel. Emily Lebay had always thought of her family as ordinary. Sure, they’ve endured their share of problems, even a time of great trouble; what family hasn’t? But when a woman’s body turns up in the dense woods near their home, and Emily’s grown son Tucker is accused of murder, Emily is forced to confront the unfathomable, and everything she believed about her life is called into question.This isn’t the first time Tucker has been targeted by the police; a year ago he was a person of interest when another woman was found dead in the same stretch of woods. Still, neither Emily nor her daughter, Lissa, can reconcile their Tucker with these brutal crimes. Terrified, convinced there’s been a tragic mistake, Emily and Lissa set out… Read more »

Sep 23
Angela Dennis Guest Post

Angela Dennis Guest Post

Fading Light by Angela Dennis Series: Shadow Born Buy on Amazon • Goodreads Her hundred-year penance lifted, Shadow Bearer Brenna Baudouin returns to the Earthly plane with her partner, Gray Warlow, to keep the peace between humans and supernatural creatures and to prevent another apocalyptic war from happening. The attraction between them is nearing a critical point, but their checkered history has left Brenna unable to trust either her heart or her instincts. It s chaotic business as usual until humans begin turning to statues of dust. There is no explanation, no sign of magical foul play or a biological toxin. The humans are convinced it s the work of a deviant supernatural faction, twisting the knife in the already tense relationship between their species. Brenna and Gray agree the deaths have a former comrade-turned-rogue stamped all over them. In a race against time, they enlist the help of both friend and foe to save the human race and stop… Read more »

Sep 16
Fading Light by Angela Dennis

Fading Light by Angela Dennis

Fading Light by Angela Dennis Series: Shadow Born #2 Format: eBook Source: Author Genres: Fantasy, Paranormal, Second Chances, Urban Fantasy Buy on Amazon • Goodreads Her hundred-year penance lifted, Shadow Bearer Brenna Baudouin returns to the Earthly plane with her partner, Gray Warlow, to keep the peace between humans and supernatural creatures and to prevent another apocalyptic war from happening. The attraction between them is nearing a critical point, but their checkered history has left Brenna unable to trust either her heart or her instincts. It s chaotic business as usual until humans begin turning to statues of dust. There is no explanation, no sign of magical foul play or a biological toxin. The humans are convinced it s the work of a deviant supernatural faction, twisting the knife in the already tense relationship between their species. Brenna and Gray agree the deaths have a former comrade-turned-rogue stamped all over them. In a race against time, they enlist the help… Read more »

Sep 15

Personal Updates

Hey everyone, Over the next couple of days I will be updating the site with all the reviews that have not been uploaded to the site over the past month or so. Unfortunately, I’ve been a bit on the ill side lately. A couple years ago I had a couple rounds of chemo and it turns out my body really reacts poorly to chemo and I’ve had complications ever since then. Never in a million years would I have ever considered that chemo could trigger celiacs disease, as it turns out it can, and it did. After a couple of years of writing off my symptoms as my body healing from a traumatic experience, it all came to head and it turns out I have celiacs disease, something I have learned a lot about after the last couple of weeks, and I am trying to get under control. I have literally been completely away from computer, but I have still been… Read more »

Aug 24
The Do-Over by MK Schiller

The Do-Over by MK Schiller

The Do-Over by MK Schiller Format: eBook Source: Purchased Genres: Coming of Age, Contemporary Romance, Friendship, Love Triangle, Romance Buy on Amazon • Goodreads Arrogant womanizer Kyle Manchester hates blind dates; however, when best friend, Brad calls in a favor, insisting Kyle take out his girlfriend’s sister, Kyle reluctantly agrees. Attorney Lanie Carmichael’s appearance is no surprise. She is dowdy, awkward, and dressed in so many layers she resembles a wedding cake, but not in an edible way. Her brazen attitude though, astonishes him, especially when she explains she has no interest in gorgeous Kyle. Lanie Carmichael is in love with Brad, and wants Kyle’s assistance in winning his best friend’s heart. Kyle gradually accepts, justifying that the mystery of Lanie has sparked his natural, thirsty curiosity. As an ambitious journalist, he also can’t resist the Pulitzer worthy scoop she offers him. However, as Lanie sheds more layers, both emotionally and physically, Kyle begins to examine his life choices, and… Read more »

Aug 23
An Officer and a Rebel

An Officer and a Rebel

An Officer and a Rebel by Cindi Madsen Series: Accidentally In Love #2.5 Format: eARC Source: Netgalley Genres: Contemporary Romance, Romance, Second Chances Buy on Amazon • Goodreads Doing the wrong thing has never felt so right… The last person police officer Nate Walsh expected to discover stranded in a snowstorm is his brother’s ex—and former town rebel—Kelsey Cooper. His complete opposite in every way, Kelsey’s the girl he never allowed himself to want. But when she agrees to stay with him until the storm passes, he definitely finds himself wanting the gorgeous, tattooed woman. Too bad Nate’s sure his brother is still in love with her… Kelsey had only meant to drive through her tiny hometown, not end up spending time there. With a cop. But despite her issues with authority figures, even she can admit Mr. Serious looks pretty hot in his uniform. Unfortunately, she’s sworn off relationships—and she’ll never be the girl for a nice guy. I… Read more »

Aug 22
Unintentional Virgin by A.J. Bennett

Unintentional Virgin by A.J. Bennett

Unintentional Virgin by A.J. Bennett Format: eARC Source: Netgalley Genres: Coming of Age, Contemporary Romance, New Adult, Romance Buy on Amazon • Goodreads Karma Points is cursed. Cursed with a stupid name and the inability to lose her virginity. She’s on a mission to lose her virginity before she turns twenty if it’s the last thing she does. One night, her good friend Eva brings her to an underground club where Karma meets a tattooed bouncer. He’s far from the clean-cut type she normally falls for, which makes her think this finally might be the night she crosses the threshold of womanhood. Excited, she goes home with the bouncer named Jax and as always, her dreams crash down once again. Jax cannot believe she is willing to give away her virginity to a stranger she met at a club. As the only son with five sisters and a widowed mom, he can’t morally go through with it, even though he’s… Read more »

Aug 21
Meant for Her by Raine Thomas

Meant for Her by Raine Thomas

Meant for Her by Raine Thomas Series: Baseball #2 Format: eARC Source: Netgalley Genres: Coming of Age, Contemporary Romance, New Adult, Romance, Sports Buy on Amazon • Goodreads Photographer Sierra Stratton views the world through a lens all her own. She has an uncanny sense about people, something that often causes her trouble. When she meets the sexy and brooding Evan Dorsey, her intuition tells her he’s suffering, and she wants to be the one to help him. Evan isn’t open to help from anyone, however. His focus is on his Major League career and making himself as marketable as possible for his upcoming free agency. He plans to ride out the season in Atlanta and then sign with another team, away from the painful memories that haunt him. Someone’s eager to send him on his way, too. Between anonymous threats and equipment sabotage, it’s clear he’s earned himself an enemy along the way. To him, it’s one more sign… Read more »

Aug 20
Compromising Kessen by Rachel Van Dyken

Compromising Kessen by Rachel Van Dyken

Compromising Kessen by Rachel Van Dyken Series: The Vandenbrook Series #1 Format: eBook Source: Purchased Genres: Coming of Age, Contemporary Romance, Humorous, New Adult, Romance, Royalty Buy on Amazon • Goodreads The last thing career-driven Kessen wants is to leave her home in Colorado to spend a few months in London, far away from her job, her friends and the memories of her mother. However, her father, the Earl of Newberry, threatens to disinherit her unless she gets in touch with her English roots. She complies, but has no intention of enjoying the experience. That is until she meets Christian Vandenbrook, the arrogant and irritatingly handsome future Duke of Albany and her father’s business partner. Unfortunately, Christian hates Americans. And coffee. And apparently, Kessen. A hatred this passionate can only lead to one thing… marriage. Caught in the middle of a Regency-inspired nightmare, Kessen and Christian are forced to marry in only one week’s time. Resigned to their fate, the… Read more »

Aug 19
Windwalker by Natasha Mostert

Windwalker by Natasha Mostert

Windwalker by Natasha Mostert Format: eARC Source: Netgalley Genres: Fantasy, Mystery, Paranormal, Romance Buy on Amazon • Goodreads When photographer, Justine Callaway, walks into the deserted English mansion, Paradine Park, she doesn’t suspect that she is opening the door to the greatest mystery–and magic–of her life. Justine becomes obsessed by the family who used to live in the house, especially the oldest son, Adam Buchanan. But why is she so drawn to a man who had killed his brother nine years before? And why, as she photographs the house, does she discover ghostly images she knows she did not record? Even more unsettling, she senses someone is stalking her, watching her… I received this book for free from author/publisher in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review. I picked up this book after reading Season of the Witch by the same author, a book I thought was… Read more »