Review – The Farthest Shore (Eden #3) by Marian Perera

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Publisher: Samhain Publish Date: Out now How I got this book: ARC from the publisher Captain Alyster Juell is relishing the taste of his first command for the fleet of Denalay. The steamship Checkmate doesn’t carry weaponry, but that doesn’t matter. His mission is to win an ocean-crossing race—and its hefty prize. As the voyage […]

Joint Review: Maplecroft by Cherie Priest

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Where did you get the book: eARC from Netgalley Publisher: ROC Release Date: September 2, 2014 Lizzie Borden took an axe and gave her mother forty whacks; and when she saw what she had done, she gave her father forty-one…. The people of Fall River, Massachusetts, fear me. Perhaps rightfully so. I remain a suspect […]

Joint Review – Toying with His Affections (Goody’s Goodies #1)

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Publisher: River Hill Press Publish Date: Out now How we got this book: ARC from the author Good girl gone bad… 
Evie Bell couldn’t wait to get out of the small town that had labeled her a goodie two-shoes growing up so she could let out her more daring side. Selling sex toys might not […]

Review – Barefoot in Lace by Roxanne St. Claire

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Publisher: Self Publish Date: Out Now How I got this book: eARC from author Destination wedding planner Gussie McBain needs a man . . . specifically, a wedding photographer. Just her luck that the shutterbug she runs into is more used to snapping pictures of glamorous models in couture gowns than brides in white lace. […]

Review & Giveaway – The Midnight Queen by Sylvia Izzo Hunter

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**BP Note: The publisher is also sponsoring a giveaway. Details at the end of the review. ** Publisher: Ace Publish Date: Out now How I got this book: ARC from the publisher In the hallowed halls of Oxford’s Merlin College, the most talented—and highest born—sons of the Kingdom of Britain are taught the intricacies of […]

Review – Loving the Prince by Nicole Murphy

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Publisher: Escape Publishing Publish Date: Out now How I got this book: eARC from the publisher via NetGalley Cassandra Wiltmore is the heir to the throne of Rica, but it’s unlikely she’ll be stepping up any time soon. So she spends her days managing and building the Rican Balcite Mining Company. The company has made […]

Review – Memory Zero (Spook Squad #1) by Keri Arthur

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Publisher: Dell Publish Date: Out now How I got this book: ARC from the publisher via Netgalley For Sam Ryan, life began at the age of fourteen. She has no memory of her parents or her past. All she has is a crayon drawing of a woman with the word “Mommy” scrawled underneath in childish […]

Review – Breaking His Rules by Alison Packard

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Publisher: Carina Press Publish Date: Out Today! How I got this book: NetGalley Losing fifty pounds is an incredible achievement. But for Melissa Atherton, progress doesn’t come with praise—a scathing comment from an evil cousin at a bridal shower threatens to crush her new self-esteem. Who will she bring to the upcoming wedding? Showing up without […]

Joint Review – Ghost Layer (Ghost Seer #2) by Robin D. Owens

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Publisher: Berkley Publish Date: Out now How we got this book: ARC from the publisher via Netgalley What lies beneath… Clare Cermak’s adjusting to a new man in her life—and a lot of ghosts. The passing of Clare’s aunt gave way to a sizeable inheritance of not only money, but also the ability to communicate […]

Joint Review – Going Under (Falling Under #1) by Jeffe Kennedy

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**Trigger warning: depictions of assault/rape towards women** Publisher: Carina Press Publish Date: Out now How we got this book: ARC from the publisher via Netgalley Knowing all too well the damage online trolls can inflict, game designer Emily Bartwell takes privacy seriously. Living in solitude and working remotely under a male alias gives her a […]

Review – Shatter by Erin McCarthy

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Publisher: Penguin Intermix Publish Date: Out Today How I got this book: NetGalley Kylie Warner prides herself on being optimistic, but after finding her best friend in bed with her boyfriend and flunking chemistry, her upbeat attitude has taken a dive. Even an impromptu hook-up with her sexy new chemistry tutor only brightens her mood […]