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Displaying items by tag: Jennifer Porter

MateClaimed200x300Jennifer Ashley’s “Mate Claimed”
I read the first book in this series way back when it was released by Dorchester. I didn’t really care for the fact that the shifters were collared. However, I’ve heard some good things about this series recently. I have a copy of “Mate Claimed” and am planning to read when I get a chance.

 

Lauren Dane’s “Laid Open”
In this novella, Dane revisits the trio of Erin, Ben and Todd – one of my all-time favorite romantic triads. I have been waiting for this one since I first found out about it. Out of the books that will be delivered to my Kindle tomorrow, this is the first one that I will be reading!!!!!

 

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Sunday, 30 September 2012 19:48

Jennifer’s September 2012 Reads

Monthly Totals:
Total Books Read: 42
Ebooks Reads: 37
Paper Books Read: 5
Review Copies Read: 20

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“Deep Desires” by Charlotte Stein (ebook, review copy)
I have a new reviewer reading this one. I adored the story, however. This is very different – the story of two very damaged people who find comfort (and passion) in each other. I recommend this for those looking for something very different.

 

"Knight" by Kristen Ashley (ebook)

@KatiD on Twitter got me into Kristen Ashley by loaning me a copy of “Motorcycle Man.” I then moved to “Knight,” which I adored. Knight is an alphahole extraordinaire – a domineering and dominating type of dude (who is also a pimp). This one is very extreme and will cause many readers to scream in agony. Kristen Ashley is cracktastically awesome!

 

“Hold ‘Em” by Katie Porter (ebook, review copy)
Review to come.

 

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Sunday, 30 September 2012 17:43

Review: The Lady Risks All

TLRAcovermedium“The Lady Risks All” by Stephanie Laurens (historical, Avon, October 2012, $7.99, 496pp)

 

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Series: While not part of a series, the hero, Neville Roscoe, appears in both “The Edge of Desire” and “The Reckless Bride.”

 

Summary:
Neville Roscoe, notorious and enigmatic, lives resolutely outside society, bound only by his own code of honor - until challenged by his desire for the one woman he cannot have.

 

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“Reflected in You” by Sylvia Day (ebook, review copy, NetGalley)
Review to come when this book is out.

 

“The Gin Lovers 1” by Jamie Brenner (ebook, review copy, NetGalley)
Review to come when this book is out.

 

“Heavy Issues” by Elle Aycart (ebook)
This contemporary, erotic romance was a pleasure to read. It is funny, it is hot and sexy. Cole is quite domineering which he wears quite well. I thought some parts of the story dragged a bit, but overall this one made me happy.

 

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Monday, 24 September 2012 19:54

Review: Blaze

Blaze-199x300“Blaze” by Joan Swan (romantic suspense/paranormal, Kensington, October 2012, $14.00, 384pp)

 

Series: Book 2 in the Phoenix Rising series

 

Summary:
The hotter they come, the harder they fall…

 

With a man like him, every mission becomes personal…
Ever since FBI agent Keira O’Shay started tracking a young boy named Mateo, she’s felt a connection even her empathic abilities can’t explain. She needs to save Mateo from the cult leader holding him hostage. Nothing can interfere with that—not even the reappearance of Luke Ransom, the hot-as-hell fire captain she’s regretted walking out on for three long years.

 

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Saturday, 22 September 2012 17:32

Review: Impulse

impulse-400-200x300“Impulse” by Moira Rogers (paranormal, Samhain, September 2012, $5.50, 231pp)

 

Series: Southern Arcana Book Five

 

Summary:
Sera Sinclaire is a New Orleans rarity: a submissive coyote trapped in a town overrun by dominant shapeshifters. Worse, she lacks the willpower to deny the alphas-in-shining-armor who need her soothing presence, even when their protectiveness threatens to crush her hard-won self-reliance.

 

The only shifter she doesn’t want to push away is Julio Mendoza, a wolf so dominant he’s earned a place on the Southeast council.

 

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Tuesday, 18 September 2012 20:24

Review: The Angel

angel“The Angel” by Tiffany Reisz (erotica, Harlequin, September 2012, $13.95, 416pp)

 

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Series: Book 2 in the Original Sinners series

 

Summary:
No safe word can protect the heart

Infamous erotica author and accomplished dominatrix Nora Sutherlin is doing something utterly out of character: hiding. While her longtime lover, Søren—whose fetishes, if exposed, would be his ruin—is under scrutiny pending a major promotion, Nora's lying low and away from temptation in the lap of luxury.

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“As You Wish” by Elyssa Patrick (ebook, review copy)
See review

 

“Because You Are Mine, Part VII: Because I Need To” by Beth Kery (ebook)
In the second to last installment of this eight part serial, Ian’s secrets start to come between him and Francesca – and Francesca decides to take action. I’m eagerly awaiting the last part of this one in order to figure out my overall thoughts.

 

“A Wild Night’s Bride” by Victoria Vane (ebook, review copy)
See series review

 

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Monday, 17 September 2012 13:18

Series Review: The Devil DeVere Series

The_Devils_Match_600x900The Devil DeVere Series including “A Wild Night’s Bride” by Victoria Vane (historical, Breathless Press, April 2012, $0.99, 105pp), “The Virgin Huntress” by Victoria Vane (historical, Breathless Press, June 2012, $3.49, 99pp), “The Devil You Know” by Victoria Vane (historical, Breathless Press, July 2012, $4.99, 127pp) and “The Devil’s Match” by Victoria Vane (historical, Breathless Press, August 2012, $3.49, 132pp)

 

Summary:
For more on this series, check out what the author has to say about it.

 

Review:
There are four short books (each about 100 pages) in the Devil DeVere series by Victoria Vane chronicling the amorous adventures and happily ever afters of three couples. Each successive book builds upon the previous ones, making this a series that should be read in order. While the first story wasn’t my favorite of the group, it set the foundation for a strong and highly memorable romance between the debauched Ludovic DeVere and the reluctant and gun shy Lady Diana Palmerston-Wriothesley.

 

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