Sunday, April 23, 2017

Review: Falling for the Billionaire Wolf and His Baby

Falling for the Billionaire Wolf and His Baby Falling for the Billionaire Wolf and His Baby by Sasha Summers
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

'Falling for the Billionaire Wolf and His Baby' by Sasha Summers. This is book One in the "Blood Moon Brotherhood" series. This is the story of Jessa Talbot and Finnegan Dean.
Jessa is struggling to raise and pay for her siblings college/school. Jessa has been raising them since they were little so she knows how to take care of children. Finnegan has just found out a one night stand he had has died in childbirth leaving him a son in the hospital. Finnegan hasn't been around children. Taking it one step further he has been careful not to father any children due to a curse that he believes he has. So he is quickly in need of someone to help him deal with this new development. Finnegan thinks looking a Jessa resume and history that she would be the perfect person until he meets her. Finnegan's enter wolf is wanting her along with him finding her attractive will just add to the issues he is being thrown. But Jessa gets the job and she is quickly learning all that she will be having to face for this position.
There was danger and some excitement to go along with this hot paranormal romance.
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Review: His Family of Convenience

His Family of Convenience His Family of Convenience by Amy Ayers
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

'His Family of Convenience' by Amy Ayers is book One in the "The Medina Legacy" series. This is the story of Marco Medina and Senna Callas.
This book is somewhat a second chance at love theme. Marco and Senna had what seems a hot attraction and acted on it their last working day together. After their 'one night' Marco just up and disappeared. Senna had tried to contact him to let him know that she is now pregnant but he never made contact back. Now in the present day he shows up at her work. Marco wants his son and quickly moves them to meet his family. But we learn that even though Marco has strong family values/ties he has been promised to another one to marry by his father. Marco and Senna can't fight their attraction but Senna doesn't want to be a mistress. Will these two work it out? Can Marco not see what he should really be doing?
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Review: The Negotiator

The Negotiator The Negotiator by Avery Flynn
My rating: 0 of 5 stars

'The Negotiator' by Avery Flynn. This is the story of Jane "Clover" Lee and Sawyer Carlyle.
Clover has applied for the job of 'buffer' that Sawyer's brother put in the paper. Clover likes to be independent and doesn't want a permanent job. So with those two things she has ended up doing a lot of odd jobs like a 'snake milker'. So Clover thinks this will be the next new experience for her.
Sawyer is the oldest son of a very large business that is family owned. His father has died about three years ago and now his mother has come out of mourning with the tunnel thought of getting Sawyer married. So Sawyer is now faced with a determine mother and beautiful but no personality women being thrown at him. Sawyer just wants to run the family company and help make sure his family is okay. After having a few drinks with his brother he happens to joke that he needs a 'buffer' to deal with his mother's marriage minded women. But his brother surprised him by putting a ad in the paper and now Sawyer is having to let these people no there is no job. When he goes to tell them Clover speaks up and shows him that he may need her after all.
This was funny yet very sweet romance that I couldn't put down. I loved also the secondary characters which makes this book and extra joy to read.
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Review: Once Bitten

Once Bitten Once Bitten by Heather McCorkle
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

'Once Bitten' by Heather McCorkle is book One in "The Wolves of Hemlock Hollow" series. This is the story of Sonya and Ty.
Sonya is tough, alone and learning to become a Doctor. Sonya meets Raul who she thinks is nice and after a date they start to make out when he ups an bites her. Sonya hurt and struggling to realize what he has done with Ty shows up to chase him away.
Ty takes on the role as her 'teacher' for learning what she is becoming after Raul's assault. Ty is suppose to have a non-emotional connection while teacher her to become a werewolf. But he is finding it hard to do that. Sonya is struggling to understand what is happening to her...but her father had told her stories of what she is now dealing with.
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Gasping for Air by TS McKinney

Title: Gasping for Air
Series: Game Day #2
Author: TS McKinney
Genre: M/M Romance
Release Date: April 22, 2017
How far will Trystan go to win the heart of the man he loves? All the way. Trystan Matherly is conceited, arrogant, and rich. He has plenty of money, athletic ability, and gorgeous looks to keep the men forming a long line just to be with him. Choosing his next lover has been as simple as down-selecting to the hottest candidate. Until Dakota. With his sad eyes, full lips, and perfectly sculpted swimmer’s body, Dakota is just the kind of lover Trystan wants. After only one look, he knows he has to have him. Too bad Dakota seems to be totally oblivious to all his charms. Dakota Jacobson is lonely, tired, and depressed. He’s at Alabama Temple to complete his degree, not to put up with idiots. He works diligently to be as invisible as possible. He doesn’t need friends and he sure doesn’t need lovers…especially not football titans that think they rule the world. Nope; been there, done that. Until Trystan. With his sexy eyes, arrogant smirk, and muscled physique, Trystan is just the kind of lover Dakota never intends to have…again. Too bad Trystan refuses to allow him to be invisible.

SURREAL by R.E. Hargrave

The Divine Trilogy series, book 3
by R.E. Hargrave

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Review: Luck of the Draw: 13 Romance & Suspense Novellas

Luck of the Draw: 13 Romance & Suspense Novellas Luck of the Draw: 13 Romance & Suspense Novellas by Stacy Eaton
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Luck of the Draw: 13 Romance & Suspense Novellas
This is a box set with 13 total books with about 800 pages. Here is a quick list of the stories that you get:
1 - Sometimes You Win by Stacy Eaton, USA Today Bestselling Author
Haley thinks playing the lottery is a waste of money, something she has little of. But what happens with Devon talks her into it and they win?
2 - Fade into Love by Michele Shriver, International Bestselling Author
Wren's sweepstakes win lands her a walk-on role in a movie, where she crosses paths with the film's second assistant director. Will her fade to black role fade into love, instead?
3 - Insert Wife Here by Susan Ann Wall, National Bestselling Author
Sean Beckett turns Cynthia Munn's luck -- and her world -- upside down with a harmless date, a risky bet, and a night Cyn might regret.
4 - Baby, Maybe by Lyssa Layne, National and International Bestselling Author
On the outside, Julie and Shawn have the perfect marriage--all they need is a child to complete their family. When fate is found taped to their door, will their family finally become whole?
5 - Hold 'Em by Jacquie Biggar, USA Today Bestselling Author
In the game of love, all bets are off. Professional poker player Matt Shaughnessy wins more than he expects in the pot of a lifetime. A fiancée for a week.
6 - Going All In by Amy Manemann, International Bestselling Author
A return to his roots stirs up small town love when Tucker Williams reconnects with old flame, Hadley James.
7 - Placing Her Bet by Sharon Coady, National Bestselling Author
While Carissa places a bet at the races she collides with Joseph. Sparks fly, she thinks she's found a man she can trust but an overheard conversation shatters her faith.
8 - Owned by Jade Kerrion, Award Winning Author
Unhappily divorced, Marie wins a $1,000,000 lottery. When her ex-husband re-enters her life, is he after her, or after her winnings?
9 - So Unlike Me by Nikki Lynn Barrett, USA Today Bestselling Author
Lizette's pretending to be her twin. Dirk's happy to have an old friend around during a rough time. What happens when real feelings develop and the truth comes out?
10 - Lost and Rich - Jude Ouvrard, International bestselling Author
Widowed before her thirtieth birthday, Gracie has dealt with enough tragedy in her life. Will her newfound fortune pave the road to happiness?
11 - Love in the World of Make Believe by Janis Susan May, International Bestselling Author
Edith is delighted to win a role in her favorite show. Fearsomely scarred second lead Lupo falls for Edith, but can he reveal his feelings when he carries so many secrets?
12 - Whole Lot 'o Love by Bonnie Edwards, National Bestselling Author
Ashlee Branton's stroke of luck is giving her and her son a new, settled life back home. But returning home means facing her son's father, Brick Harcourt, in a most unsettling way.
13 - Double Down by Cathy Perkins, International Bestselling Author
Murder isn't supposed to be in the cards for blackjack dealer Maddie Larsson. Detective JC Dimitrak must play his cards correctly and find the killer before an innocent woman takes the ultimate hit.

I love box sets because it gives you a chance to read different types of books from different authors. It is a nice way to find a new favorite author for sure! In addition, if you are like me and you read your books on the at your lunch break or just waiting for an appointment, it is nice to have a book this is a quick read.

Sometimes You Win by Stacy Eaton was a cute romance between Haley and Devon. They both work in the same work building but have never met. They have just been passing each other. Haley happens to be having a bad morning when Devon steps in to help her. This gets them talking an they plane to a date. Devon is nearing 40 years and is looking for something more than just a quickie relationship. Now will Haley to want something more?

Whole Lot 'o Love by Bonnie Edwards was a really great second chance at love story. Ashlee has come back to her home town to try to fix her old life so she can possible move on to a better new life. Ashlee has just broken up with a boyfriend of six months and quit her two jobs. In addion she has won the lottery! Now when she has just entered back into her home town with her son, Cory.
The first person Ashlee sees is Cory's father Brick Harcourt. Brick new Ashlee left him pregnant and now after seeing Cory, Brick is instantly in love with him. Brick to is trying to start a new life...will these two find a new life together?
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