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Monday, 14 May 2012 20:40

Review: Holiday Affair

Written by Jennifer Porter

Holiday_Affair“Holiday Affair” by Annie Seaton (contemporary, Entangled, March 2012, $2.99, 119pp)

 

Summary:
Staid professor Lissy McIntyre believes that choosing a mate should be based on common sense, not runaway passion. And she would certainly never pick a rolling stone like Nick Richards for long-term love. But a red-hot, tropical romance? Oh, yeah. He’s got a body just made for sinning and his sizzling kisses leave her senseless.

When Nick blows into town, he’s stunned to discover that his no-nonsense new neighbor and co-worker is the same sultry creature he seduced for one night of forbidden island pleasure. He’s unaccustomed to staying in one place for long, but he just can’t seem to keep his hands off the multi-faceted woman. Will Nick break loyal Lissy’s heart or will she be the one woman he simply can’t walk away from?

 

Saturday, 12 May 2012 20:52

Review: Game Misconduct

Written by Jennifer Porter

Game_Misconduct“Game Misconduct” by Bianca Sommerland (erotic, self-published, February 2012, $0.99, 314pp)

 

Series: The Dartmouth Cobras #1

 

Summary:
The game has always cast a shadow over Oriana Delgado's life. She should hate the game. But she doesn't. The passion and the energy of the sport is part of her. But so is the urge to drop the role of the Dartmouth Cobra owner's 'good daughter' and find a less...conventional one.

Playmaker, Max Perron, never expected a woman to accept him and his twisted desires. Oriana came close, but he wasn't surprised when she walked away. A girl like her needs normal. Which he can't give her. He's too much of a team player, and not just on the ice.

Tuesday, 08 May 2012 19:49

Review: Beguiling the Beauty

Written by Jennifer Porter

beguiling-the-beauty-150x240“Beguiling the Beauty” by Sherry Thomas (historic, Berkley Sensation, May 2012, $7.99, 304pp)

 

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Series: The Fitzhugh Trilogy

  1. “Beguiling the Beauty” – Venetia Easterbrook & the Duke of Lexington
  2. “Ravishing the Heiress” – Millicent Fitzhugh & the Earl Fitzhugh
  3. “Tempting the Bride” – Helene Fitzhugh & David Hillsborough, Viscount Hastings

 

Sunday, 06 May 2012 18:55

Review: Hannah's Joy

Written by Trina Chase

Hannahs_Joy“Hannah’s Joy” by Marta Perry (Amish, contemporary, Berkley, May 2012, $15.00, 336pp)

 

Series: Pleasant Valley

  1. “Leah’s Choice”
  2. “Rachel’s Garden”
  3. “Anna’s Return”
  4. “Sarah’s Gift”
  5. “Katie’s Way”

Sunday, 06 May 2012 13:00

Review: Captivated

Written by Jennifer Porter

captivated-500x750-220x330“Captivated” by Lauren Dane (erotic, futuristic, Berkley Heat, May 2012, $15.00, 336pp)


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Series: The Phantom Corps

  1. “Insatiable” – Daniel Haws & Carina
  2. “Mesmerized” – Andrei Solace & Piper Roundtree
  3. “Captivated” – Vincenz Fardelle, Julia Marsters & Hannah Black

 

Saturday, 05 May 2012 20:25

Review: A Little Harmless Fascination

Written by Jennifer Porter

ALHFascinationside“A Little Harmless Fascination” by Melissa Schroeder (erotic romantic suspense, self-published, April 2012, $2.00, 210pp)

 

Series: The Harmless Series

  1. “A Little Harmless Sex” – Max & Anna
  2. “A Little Harmless Pleasure” – Cynthia Myers & Chris Dupree
  3. “A Little Harmless Obsession” – Mai Aiona & Evan Chambers
  4. “A Little Harmless Lie” – Micah Ross & Dee Sumners
  5. “A Little Harmless Surprise” (short) – May & Evan
  6. “A Little Harmless Addiction” – Jocelyn Dupree & Kai Aiona
  7. “A Little Harmless Submission” – Rome Carino & Maria Callahan
  8. “A Little Harmless Surprise” (short) – Micah & Dee
  9. “A Little Harmless Fascination” – Connor Dillon & Jillian Sawyer
  10. “A Little Harmless Fantasy” – (to be released)
  11. “A Little Harmless Ride” – (to be released)

 

Saturday, 05 May 2012 12:01

Review: The Saint Who Stole My Heart

Written by Trina Chase

Saint-Stole1-200x326“The Saint Who Stole My Heart” by Stefanie Sloane (historical, Ballantine, May 2012, $7.99, 304pp)

 

Series: The Regency Rogues

  1. “The Devil in Disguise” – Lord William Randall, the Duke of Clairemont & Lucinda Gray
  2. “The Angel in My Arms” – Marcus Maxwell, the Earl of Weston & Sarah Tisdale
  3. “The Sinner Who Seduced Me” – James Marlowe & Lady Clarissa Collins
  4. “The Saint Who Stole My Heart” – Dashiel Matthews, Viscount Carrington & Miss Elena Barnes
  5. “The Scoundrel Takes a Bride” – Nicholas Bourne & Lady Sophia Southwell (to be releasesed)
  6. “The Wicked Widow Meets Her Match” – Langdon Bourne, the Earl of Stonehcliffe & Grace Crowther (to be released)

 

Wednesday, 02 May 2012 19:09

Review: The Proposal

Written by Jennifer Porter

proposal-newface292The Proposal by Mary Balogh (historical, Delacorte, May 2012, $36.00, 320pp)

 

Summary
Lady Gwendoline Muir is rescued by Hugo Emes, Lord Trentham, an ex-military officer, while visiting a friend.  As she recovers the two develop a friendship, but fight their attraction as they struggle with class differences and inner demons.

 

Review
This was a wonderful story.  Lady Gwendoline is a minor character in other books by Mary Balogh but one does not have to have read those books as this story stands independently on its own.

 

Wednesday, 02 May 2012 17:15

Review: The Siren

Written by Jennifer Porter

sirenCover_small“The Siren” by Tiffany Reisz (erotic fiction, Mira, May 2012, $7.99, 400pp)

 

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Series: The Original Sinners

  1. “The Siren”
  2. “The Angel” (to be released September 25, 2012)
  3. “The Prince” (to be released November 20, 2012)

 

Tuesday, 01 May 2012 19:29

Review: Karma

Written by Jennifer Porter

Karma_Cover“Karma” by Carly Phillips (contemporary, Berkley, May 2012, $7.99, 304 pp)

 

Series: Serendipity Series

  1. “Serendipity” – Faith Harrington & Ethan Barron
  2. “Kismet” – Ellisabetta Gardelli & Trevor Dane (ebook only novella)
  3. “Destiny” – Nash Barron & Kelly Moss
  4. “Karma” – Dare Barron & Liza McKnight

 

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