“White Hot” by Nina Bruhns (romantic suspense, Berkley, August 2012, $7.99, 304pp)
Series: Book 2 in Men in Uniform series
“A Man of Privilege” by Sarah M. Anderson (contemporary, Harlequin Desire, July 2012, $4.99, 192pp)
Series: Book 2 of Lawyers in Love trilogy
James Carlson is building the biggest case of his career. He’s spent years systematically rooting out corruption in the legal system, and the conviction of a federal judge is the final step before he resigns and runs for office. But to get his conviction, he needs the testimony of a former hooker. Given her rap sheet, he’s surprised that this potential witness is still alive.
“How to Romance a Rake” by Manda Collins (historical, St. Martins, August 2012, $7.99, 336pp)
Series: Book 2 in the Ugly Duckling Series
“Planning for Love” by Christi Barth (contemporary, Carina, August 2012, $4.99, 226pp)
Series: Book 1 in Aisle Bound series
Wedding planner Ivy Rhodes is the best in the business, and she’s not about to let a personal problem stop her from getting ahead. So when she’s asked to star in the reality TV show Planning for Love, it doesn’t matter that the show’s videographer happens to be a recent—and heartbreaking—one-night stand.
Bennett Westcott admits he didn’t handle his encounter with Ivy very well. But looking at her beautiful smile—and great body—through a camera lens every day? He can’t be faulted for suggesting they have some no-strings fun.
The more time they spend together, the more Ben realizes Ivy isn’t the wedding-crazed bridezilla he’d imagined. But if he doesn’t trust himself to make a relationship last, how can he convince Ivy to give him another chance?
“Killer in Wolf’s Clothing” by Kelli A. Wilkins (erotic, paranormal, m/m, Amber Allure, July 2012, $5.00, 88pp)
When Larry learns that his boyfriend Greg changes into another man during the full moon, he has a hard time accepting it—until he meets Deke, Greg’s alternate Alpha personality.
Deke doesn’t play nice and has no time for games. He only wants two things—to get laid and to get revenge against the arsonist who murdered his friends. Finally free from Greg’s restraints, Deke is ready for action, and Larry is more than willing to submit to Deke’s needs.
“A Lady Never Lies” by Juliana Gray (historical, Berkley, August 2012, $7.99, 320pp)
Series: Book 1 in Affairs by Moonlight
“Forgotten Dreams” by Alexia Banks (paranormal, Crimson, August 2012, $4.99, 124pp)
Her recently acquired country home turns out to be a burned out hovel in the middle of nowhere - and after a series of unexplained and chilling visions - she suspects it’s haunted. With her hopes dashed before her adventure can even begin, she is about to head home when a handsome stranger unexpectedly arrives at her doorstep.
“Return of the Viscount” by Gayle Callen (historical, Avon, August 2012, $7.99, 384pp)
Nicole gives this book a rating of 2 stars
Desperation drove Cecilia Mallory to seek a union with a stranger—one who would wed her sight unseen and grant her full access to her inheritance with no expectations whatsoever. She anticipated, perhaps, an older, undesirable, equally desperate husband—never the young, vibrant, and devastatingly attractive man who answered her call. What could such a man really be after?
“When You Wish Upon a Duke” by Isabella Bradford (historical, Ballantine, August 2012, $7.99, 320pp)
Reviewer Nicole gives this book 4 stars
Series: Book 1 in the Wylder Sisters series
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“All Afternoon with a Scandalous Marquess” by Alexandra Hawkins (historical, St. Martins, August 2013, $7.99, 320pp)
Series: Book 5 in the Lords of Vice
Simon Jefferes, the Marquess of Sainthill, has done the unthinkable—he’s fallen in love. The so-called “Saint” has spent his life gambling, dallying with women, and satisfying his every whim. And he fully intended to continue his wicked ways, until he met the mysterious, exotic, and irresistible Madame Venna—the one woman he can’t have…and the only one he’s ever wanted for more than an evening.