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Review: Vampires, Bones and Treacle Scones by Kaitlyn Dunnett

Vampires, Bones and Treacle Scones by Kaitlyn Dunnett
Series: A Liss MacCrimmon Mystery (# 7)
Release Date: July 20, 2013
Publisher:  Kensington Books
Pages: 289
Source:  book provided by the publisher for review
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Liss MacCrimmon, newlywed and proud owner of Moosetookalok, Maine’s, Scottish Emporium, is thrilled to be organizing the rural town’s Halloween fundraiser. And the abandoned Chadwick mansion will be the perfect setting for a creepy old haunted house. . .

A wee bit too perfect, perhaps.

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Review: Milkshakes, Mermaids, & Murder by Sara Rosett

Milkshakes, Mermaids, & Murder by Sara Rosett
Series: Ellie Avery Mysteries (# 8)
Release Date:  October 1, 2013
Publisher:  Kensington Books
Pages:  319
Source:  book provided by the publisher for review

Ellie Avery planned a perfect family getaway: fun in the sun on Florida’s Gulf Coast, with a side visit to the eBay vendor who’d mistakenly sent her the wrong handbag. But what should have been a simple exchange turns into a fatal transaction when Ellie discovers Angela495 floating face-down in her pool.

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Review: Once in a Lifetime by Jill Shalvis

Once in a Lifetime by Jill Shalvis
Series: Lucky Harbor (# 9)
Release Date:  February 18, 2014
Publisher:   Grand Central Publishing
Pages: 353
Source:  book provided by NetGalley for review

SOMETIMES WRONG IS OH-SO-RIGHT

After a wrenching loss, Ben McDaniel tried to escape his grief by working in dangerous, war-torn places like Africa and the Middle East. Now he’s back in his hometown and face-to-face with Aubrey Wellington, the hot-as-hell woman who is trouble with a capital T.

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Review: Return to Audubon Springs by RoseAnn DeFranco

Return to Audubon Springs by RoseAnn DeFranco
Series: Brothers of Audubon Springs (# 1)
Release Date:  December 4, 2013
Publisher:   Wild Rose Press
Pages:  246
Source:  book provided by the author for review

When Emma Grant returns to her family’s Audubon Springs beach house to fulfill the stipulations of her father’s will, she has every intention of forcing her former lover out of the house for good. She’s never fit into her wealthy family and would prefer avoiding her past, but with her brother threatening to reveal her young daughter, she has no choice.

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Review: Why Earls Fall in Love by Manda Collins

Why Earls Fall in Love by Manda Collins
Series: Wicked Widows Trilogy (# 2)
Release Date:  January 28, 2014
Publisher:  St. Martin’s Paperbacks
Pages:  332
Source:  book provided by NetGalley for review

Society often makes strange bedfellows—and even more surprising betrothals…

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In Why Earls Fall in Love by Manda Collins, young widowed Georgina Mowbray is settling into her role as Lady Russell’s companion quite well—until the lady’s nephew Dominic, the Earl of Coniston, arrives in Bath for a visit.

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Review: A Christmas To Remember Anthology

A Christmas To Remember Anthology by Jill Shalvis, Kristen Ashley, Hope Ramsay, Molly Cannon, and Marilyn Pappano
Release Date: December 3, 2013
Publisher:   Hachette Book Group
Pages: 272
Source:  book provided by NetGalley for review
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Jill ShalvisDream a Little Dream: Melissa has kept every man at a safe distance-especially firefighter Ian, a sexy friend with sexy benefits. But Ian secretly longs for more. Luckily, ’tis the season for giving love a chance .

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Review: The Cowboy’s Mail Order Bride by Carolyn Brown

The Cowboy’s Mail Order Bride by Carolyn Brown
Series:  Cowboys & Brides (# 3)
Release Date:  February 4, 2014
Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca
Pages: 383
Source: book provided by NetGalley for review

She’s Got Sass…

Emily Cooper promised her dying grandfather that she’d deliver a long-lost letter to a woman he once planned to wed. Little does adventurous Emily know that this simple task will propel her to places she never could have imagined…with a cowboy who’s straight out of her dreams…

He’s Got Mail…

When sexy rancher Greg Adams discovers his grandmother Clarice has installed Emily on their ranch as her assistant, he decides to humor the two ladies.

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Blog Tour Review & Contest: Secondhand Romance by RoseAnn DeFranco

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Secondhand Romance by RoseAnn DeFranco
Series: Brothers of Audubon Springs (# 2)
Release Date:  December 28, 2013
Publisher:  Wild Rose Press
Pages: 248
Source:  book provided by Book Monster Tour Promotion for review

Annie O’Malley’s dream of owning a secondhand bookstore in tight-knit Audubon Springs is coming true. Still reeling from her parents’ sudden deaths, she believes that signs or messages can be found within the pages of books. She loves her job and has made plenty of friends but longs for the acceptance only love and a family can provide.

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Review: The Rogue’s Proposal by Jennifer Haymore

The Rogue’s Proposal by Jennifer Haymore
Series:  House of Trent (# 2)
Release Date:  November 19, 2013
Publisher: Hachette Book Group
Pages:  401
Source: book provided by NetGalley for review

BOUND BY DESIRE

Lukas Hawkins, the second son of the troubled House of Trent, is on a mission: find his missing mother and her alleged kidnapper, a brute named Roger Morton. If bringing the villain to justice means breaking a few laws, then so be it.

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Review: The Loveliest Chocolate Shop in Paris by Jenny Colgan

The Loveliest Chocolate Shop in Paris by Jenny Colgan
Release Date:  February 4, 2014
Publisher:  Sourcebooks
Pages: 384
Source: book provided by NetGalley for review

Inside Paris’s premiere chocolate shop, sometimes dreams really can come true.

It’s true that Anna Trent is a supervisor in a chocolate factory…but that doesn’t necessarily mean she knows how to make chocolate. And when a fateful accident gives her the opportunity to work at Paris’s elite chocolatier Le Chapeau Chocolat, Anna expects to be outed as a fraud.