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Review: The Chase by Vanessa Fewings

The Chase by Vanessa Fewings
Series: ICON Trilogy (# 1)
Release Date: June 6, 2017
Publisher: Harlequin Digital Sales Corp.
Pages:  384
Source: book provided by NetGalley for review

 

 

A rising star in one of London’s top art investigation firms, Zara Leighton’s talent for seeing deep into paintings is in her blood. She’s chosen to help track down Icon, an enigmatic international art thief whose heists are methodical, daring, baffling. To Zara the case is maddening—bordering on an obsession.

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Review: Finding Our Forever by Brenda Novak

Finding Our Forever by Brenda Novak
Series: Silver Springs (# 1)
Release Date: March 21, 2017
Publisher: Harlequin
Pages: 224
Source: book provided by NetGalley for review

 

 

The search for her birth mother brought Cora Kelly to the New Horizons Boys Ranch. Getting a job there was easy enough, but confiding in Aiyana, the ranch’s owner, that she’s really her daughter? Cora’s not sure she can do that, not unless she’s confident the news will be welcomed.

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Top 5 & Contest: Vonda Sinclair

 

Vonda Sinclair is a USA Today bestselling and award-winning author of Scottish historical romance. Her favorite pastime is exploring Scotland, and taking photos along the way. She also enjoys creating hot, Highland heroes and spirited lasses to drive them mad. She lives in the mountains of North Carolina where she is crafting another Scottish story. Please visit her website at www.vondasinclair.com

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About the photo: How did I end up holding a Eurasian eagle-owl in Edinburgh?

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Review: Highlander Entangled by Vonda Sinclair

Highlander Entangled by Vonda Sinclair
Series:  Highland Adventure (# 9)
Release Date: December 8, 2017
Publisher: self published
Pages: 332
Source: book provided by author for review

 

 

Lady Kristina MacQueen suffered devastating injuries at the hands of a ruthless Highland chief, Blackburn MacCromar. Two years later, he kidnaps her for a journey across the chilly, windblown Scottish Highlands to flush out her sister, Anna—the woman Blackburn forced to wed him. Red Holme, Blackburn’s second-in-command, is equally brutal and determined to possess Kristina.

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Guest Post & Contest: Rachel Kramer Bussel

What the Best Women’s Erotica of the Year series is all about
by Rachel Kramer Bussel

As the editor of the Best Women’s Erotica of the Year series, I’m sometimes asked, What does “women’s erotica” mean? My answer? I don’t have a tidy one, because I’ve discovered that what turns women on varies so much. This version of “women’s erotica” contains multitudes.

I want readers to be turned on, of course, by these stories, but also surprised, intrigued, curious and perhaps empowered.

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Review: Best Women’s Erotica of the Year, Vol. 3 anthology

Best Women’s Erotica of the Year edited by Rachel Kramer Bussel
Series: Volume 3
Release Date: November 21, 2017
Publisher: Cleis Press
Pages: 216
Source: Book provided by publisher for review

 

 

Best Women’s Erotica of the Year, Volume 3 delivers the kind of sexy stories you want most: daring, bold, and surprising tales of women who pursue their boundless passions anywhere and everywhere.

Edited by Rachel Kramer Bussel, winner of multiple Independent Publishing Book Awards, these scintillating scenarios turn the tables on how women are “supposed” to behave.

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Review & Contest: Duke of Ice by Darcy Burke

Duke of Ice by Darcy Burke
Series: Untouchables (# 7)
Release Date: December 26, 2017
Publisher: self published
Pages: 262
Source: book provided by Social Butterfly PR for review

 

 

Everyone Nicholas Bateman ever loved has died. Except Violet Caulfield, which must mean he never loved her. Eight years after she threw him over to marry a viscount, Nick is a widowed duke who prefers isolation. When a friend convinces him to leave his lair of self-imposed solitude, he considers taking another wife, provided she agrees to his terms: no emotional attachment of any kind.

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Throwback Thursday Review: Stern Desire: Love Redeemed by Leah Shay

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Stern Desire: Love Redeemed by Leah Shay
Release Date: September 15, 2013
Publisher: Books to Go Now
Pages: 299
Source: Book provided by the publisher for review

 

 

Her love can heal him; his love can set her free.

The moment Kyra walked into billionaire Jared Stern’s hospital room and introduced herself as his nurse he knew that this paragon of loveliness was what he needed to mend his damaged soul. Jared knew he had to have her.

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Interview & Contest: Danielle Ellison

Jen: Today we welcome Danielle Ellison to Romancing the Book.  Danielle, will you share a short bio with us?
Danielle: Danielle Ellison is a nomad, always on the lookout for an adventure and the next story. In addition to writing, she’s the founder and coordinator of the NoVa TEEN Book Festival and is studying to be a teen librarian. When she’s not busy with books, she’s probably watching her favorite shows, drinking coffee, or fighting her nomadic urges.

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Review: The Sweetheart Sham by Danielle Ellison

The Sweetheart Sham by Danielle Ellison
Release Date: December 4, 2017
Publisher: Entangled Crush
Pages: 252
Source: book provided by the publisher for review

 

 

In a small town like Culler, South Carolina, you guard your secrets like you guard your cobbler recipe: with your life. Georgia Ann Monroe knows a thing or two about secrets: she’s been guarding the truth that her best friend Will is gay for years now. But what happens when a little white lie to protect him gets her into a fake relationship…and then the boy of her dreams shows up?