Albert Camus

Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

one night, my life turned upside down... Ghost Revelations (Ghost Dud #1) by Aspen Black

18 ++ Join Victoria on her journey as she works to stop an evil being with the help from her crush Akira the werewolf, Lucian the wizard, and her ex-boyfriend Shax.

your only choice… Sweet Talkin' Lover (A Girls Trip #1) by Tracey Livesay

Witty , funny, entertaining. Check. [...]
There were more than a few LOL moments for me and I always appreciate a good laugh.
The banter between these two was great. - Angie, Goodreads

nowhere to flee... Much Ado About a Widow (The Widows' Club #4) by Jenna Jaxon

Lady Georgina Kirkpatrick defied her family, jilted her fiancé, and married the man she loved. But when her husband died at Waterloo, she was delivered right back into her father’s power . . .

Her life becomes a whirlwind... Journey (Excalibur's Decision #1) by Aspen Black

This is an amazing read that once you start reading there is no stopping. This book will take you away from your everyday reality to a whole new world. [...]This is a must read. You will not be sorry that you did." - Bbwolfy, Goodreads

where ignorance and darkness mask deceit and chaos... A Critical Tangent (Moonlight & Murder #1) by Reily Garrett

"What will you like? Incredible action, filled with intense moments of fear, murder and unbelievable mystery that keeps the story jumping and tense. Heartbreaking emotional moments with tears running down the face. Heart-stopping treachery and deception from unexpected sources through an astonishing maze of criminal activities. Be prepared for an excellent read that will leave you wanting more!!" - Donadee, Goodreads

Monday, December 30, 2019

new volumes (2019) in the General's Daughter Series by Breanna Hayse

18++ Lt. Samantha Quimby, USMC is a beautiful, brilliant and very unique young woman. Not only does she have the privilege of being the youngest known Special Ops officer in the Corps, but an unfortunate accident during a dive in the Marinas Trench leaves her permanently amphibious!

Torrid Tales - A Collection of Classic Fairy Tales Retold... with a sexy upgrade

Beauty and the Daemon by LaSasha Flame 
Goldilocks and the Three Bear Brothers by Pebbles Lacasse
Naughty Alice by Jennifer Johnson
Little Red by Dawn Sumner
Midnight Masquerade by Cate McKoy

a mythopoeic land of hidden horrors and guiding spirits... Goddess of the Wild Thing by Paul DeBlassie III

Get ready because these characters will take you on some twist and turns and surprise you that's for sure. I was on the edge of my seat trying to figure out what was going to happen next. [...]
I liked his style of writing and one I got into it I was drawn in till the very end. - Dawn D., Goodreads

What are the survivors hiding? Amber Hollow by Edgar Swamp

"AMBER HOLLOW is the product of a very creative mind, a novel whose mysteries twist and turn, echoing backnon themselves, constantly changing appearances, till one doesn't know in which direction to look or whether one is coming [...] An amazing novel." Mallory, Goodreads

now he has no choice... The Dichotomy of Angels N.R. Walker

"I laughed, I cried, and couldn't stop reading this beautiful story.Nic nailed it again with a different story than she used to write. The Dichotomy of Angels was definitely an amazing refreshing story you need to read ASAP!" - Lelyana, Goodreads

a desperate mission... Retaliation (The Oceanstone Initiative #2) by Haley Cavanagh

"This is a worthy follow-up to the first book. Again, it is a well-written, multi-layered political sci-fi romance. Again, it contains timely messages within the story. [...] I look forward to the next book knowing the challenges facing the crew and their "stowaway". I can't wait for more of Sakota and Astraeus and their next adventure." Jennifer, Goodreads

true motives... An Unexpected Gift by Krista Grayce

"This story is one that needs to be read!!! Anyone who has a child, relative, friend or, co-worker with Autism or Asberger's SHOULD READ THIS BOOK!!!! These characters will grab your heart and not let go! " - Cindy, Goodreads

overcoming the odds... On Ice, A Hockey Romance by Trisha Harley McCarthy

This story will keep you on your toes with an intense love story, challenges, betrayal and overcoming the odds that love conquers all.

Sunday, December 29, 2019

Immortality can be a lonely existence... An Ancient Greek Tale of Immortals Series by Linda Rae Sande

Wow what a detailed and delicious story of romance, war, betrayal and new found freedoms. You can't go wrong with this story. A kinda love I can definitely go for to read again and again. - Jessica, Goodreads (Deminon)

will they tear each other apart? Under a New Sun by R.L. Blalock

A futuristic Under a New Sun science fiction series: If you like alien encounters, high-stakes action, and strong heroines, then you’ll love R. L. Blalock’s riveting saga. 

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

create your version of happily ever after... Once Upon a Time, Bitches by Branden LaNette

"I'm so glad I took a chance on this book. I laughed. I cried. I felt like I needed to hear everything the author had to say. There's no hand-holding. It's just a real, positive, honest-to-goodness cold bucket of water dumped over your head, shocking you into changing your life for the better." Jasmine, Goodreads

will the light of hope be doused forever? To Weave a Highland Tapestry (Order of the Dragon Knights) by Mary Morgan

"Mary Morgan has done it once again. She has rocked this book in a way that no other author could as she has a certain style of writing that pulls you in from the first page and doesn’t let you back out until the end and even then you are still thinking about it." - Alison, Goodreads

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

A modern gothic nail-biter... Phantom Audition by Simon Dillon

"This was a compelling read with an unexpected conclusion. It left me wanting to re-read it right away -- like the feeling you get after watching an M Night Shyamalan film -- where you suddenly realize maybe you were asking the wrong questions all along! A thoroughly enjoyable, page-turner read." Sara, Goodreads

Monday, December 16, 2019

the answers he needs... Charm Me Again by Tena Stetler

"What a magical wild ride! This paranormal romance has it all––mystery, ancient curses and magic, and well-rounded characters all intertwined into a story that's hard to put down. [...] if you'd like to escape into another world for a while, I highly recommend this book!" Claire, Goodreads

Soldiers of Fortune Collection of the best Romantic Suspense

They are the Soldiers of Fortune… and these are their stories.
"WOW, what a book! If you thought volume 1 was good you will be thrilled with volume 2. [...] Thanks for a great book!" Lynn, Goodreads

Which direction do you choose? - The General's Little Angel (Breaking Chains© #2) by Breanna Hayse

This was one of the most difficult books that I have written. It not only brought up many memories, both good and bad, but it also forced me to reveal parts of my past that some might find disturbing. Because of those issues, I felt this story would be a valuable asset to the Breaking Chains© series.

An ending and a new beginning ... The Tears We Never Cried by Ryshia Kennie

A mother’s tragic diagnosis. 
A daughter’s life on hold. 
An ending and a new beginning ... 

for a new future - Salvaging Love (Rescue Me #1) by Sara Ohlin

"I really liked this book. I enjoyed the plot and characters. [...] the faults each carried made the story more enduring, and the pace made getting to the HEA so much sweeter."- Shanna, Goodreads

Sunday, December 15, 2019

Midwinter's Eve Giveaway HOP (INTL)

Giveaway Hop hosted by BookHounds

Welcome to the
Midwinter's Eve Giveaway HOP!


an unexpected rejection... Mischievous Christmas Angel (Angels With Attitudes #5) by Mimi Barbour

“If I can steal a booklover’s attention away from their every-day grind, absorb them into a fantasy love story, and make them care about the ending, then I’ve done my job.”

The Twelve Days of Christmas - Romance... Romance

18++ The Pear Tree; The Prophet and the Snow Angel; Redemption; A Calling Bird; Ringing Her Neck, Frog Legs and Goose, Feathers, Christmas Swan, Bells and Whistles, Kissing Strangers, The Timeless Christmas

Saturday, December 14, 2019

she never expected a daredevil... Tangled Up With a Cowboy (Hearts of Wyoming # 5) by Anne Carrole

No one would mistake Livvy Dennis for the responsible one in her family. And only she thinks moving to Wyoming to open up her own yoga studio is a good idea. Of course, she never expected a daredevil bull rider from Cheyenne to pull the mat out from under her.

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Queens of Wings & Storms - A Limited Edition Fantasy & Urban Fantasy Collection

with stories by 
Angela Sanders, Tina Glasneck, Claire Davon, 
Adrienne Blake, Kyndra Hatch, D. C. Gomez, Jenn D. Young, 
Kat Parrish, AJ Gala , Susannah Shannon, Angela Kulig 

Spirits of the Western World byDavid Schaub & Roger Vizard

5 out of 5 stars -A fantastic and Immersive adventure for everyone. 
What a wonderful audio book and what a pleasure it was to be on this journey. Not only the adventure was captivating but also everything around it. The sounds effect and voices really bring it all together, you almost feel like you are right there witnessing all this first hand. The production quality is something I have never heard before. Very well done and I highly recommend it.

get to know them all - Real Men Series by Susan Saxx

The town of Jack's Bay, in northern Ontario, Canada, straddles cottage country and city living, and does it well. 
But more importantly, it's a strong community. Home to a group of men that have served together in the army reserve. Brothers, with an unbreakable bond, as well as determined women. 

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

REVIEW - The Darkest Assassin by Gena Showalter

18+ From New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Gena Showalter comes a new story in her Lords of the Underworld series…
What happens when a ruthless winged warrior falls in love with the demon-possessed beauty he’s been ordered to kill?

just maybe... Grown Enough For Love by Chelsea Falin

Savannah is back and the old schoolgirl crush on Gabriel she thought had dampened flames right back to life.
Single for the first time in years, Gabriel decides that maybe, after all these years, Savannah is grown enough for love.

With a splash, fifty years of lies were uncovered... Judge Vs. Water (A Fiona Gavelle Humorcide #5) by Una Tiers

After one particularly brutal day in court, Una wrote a story murdering the problem judge (on paper). Feeling better, she returned to work. Adding additional victims proved to be a stress reliever making Una smile. The story grew into Judge vs Nuts.
Una has several novels and novellas. I encourage you to take a chance. You will be entertained and surreptitiously educated to the law as it is in probate.

maybe the girl next door isn't such a hater after all ... Instacrush (Rookie Rebels #2) by Kate Meader

"With Instacrush, Kate Meader provides a sweet, sexy and fun addition to her Rookie Rebels series showcasing the ever optimistic NHL defenseman Theo Kershaw and the only woman who’s been able to resist his magnetic charm." Dali, Goodreads

cute & edgy... King of Hearts (Kings of Karmichael, #1) by R.H. Tucker

King of Hearts is the first book in the Kings of Karmichael series. The books of the series are interconnected, but each book can be read as a standalone

the sizzle of first love... Off the Record (Anti-Belle, #2) Skye McDonald

"I love Skye McDonald's writing style and her ability to make me feel the emotions of her characters. The characters and their feelings felt so real to me. Skye is an excellent author with such an amazing talent. Can't wait to read more of her books." Angela, Goodreads

Will love solve all her problems? - Lessons in Love by Melanie Brodie

Anne Spencer is a small town elementary school teacher. Romance isn’t on the radar. 

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

REVIEW Mysti and Starr (Wild Witches of Beaver Bay #1) by Kate Hill

A blazing trail only he can see leads demon hunting biker Starr Johanson to his destined mate. A blessing placed on her family’s ancestral land summons Mysti Wild to the cabin where she’ll meet the man fated to share her life.

a massive coverup... Failure to Protect (Dre Thomas & Angela Evans, #4) by Pamela Samuels Young

"This was a very good story. After reading the first few pages, it was impossible for me to put this one down until the end. [...] Well written as the characters and situations were realistic and had me feeling as if I knew them." - Dee, Goodreads

romance, excitement, intrigue and passion... Fated Mates Series by Lilli Carlisle

These paranormal romance novels will raise your heart rate and make you believe in love. Enter this fantasy utopia and let yourself experience the anticipation of new love and endless thrills. After all, everybody needs a little romance, excitement, intrigue and passion in their lives.

What they've done can never be undone... Bottle Toss by Howard Odentz

an inconvenient, real attraction... My Fake Rake (The Union of the Rakes #1) by Eva Leigh

"This is my first book written by Mrs Eva Leigh and it won’t be the last, this book was unputdownable, why I even chastised myself for choosing to read it on a working day!Mrs Leigh has crafted a vivid tale of finding its with blood and flesh lively characters." Elodie, Goodreads

Murder is on everyone's mind... Edge of Death (The Admiralty Archives, #2) by Joni Parker

"I’ve read several Joni Parker books before (read my reviews of Gossamer, Noble Magic and The Blue Witch) and I’m always amazed by how the author comes up with so many amazing plots and stories." Majanka, Goodreads

Love or crime? - What I Did for Love by Mickey J Corrigan

18+ "I was hooked right from the start and read this in one sitting. It is confronting, but not in a sexual explicit way and is completely addictive.Mickey has created a well put together taboo plot told from the perspective of main character Cathriona O’Hale, told cleverly in the form of a memoir." Marnie, Goodreads

One disastrous choice... Water Viper (Jesse Alexander #1) by R.J. Blain

"[A] refreshing feel to the urban fantasy genre with each new series. I loved this dystopian twist and the great characters. The plot was excellent and complex, which kept me guessing what would happen next. A great read." - T. Hammond, Goodreads

Death comes for everyone... The Enforcer (Fire’s Edge #3) by Abigail Owen

18+ "I'm pretty sure that The Enforcer is my favorite Fire's Edge book. [...] Abigail's writing is amazing as ever and the storyline completely captivating. I cannot wait to see what comes next in the Fire's Edge series. One day maybe even all the couples will reunite. One can hope at least." Jennifer H, Goodreads

Monday, December 9, 2019

REVIEW Keep dreaming big - Twas the Night by marin

The illustrations gift each reader, young and young at heart, the opportunity to reimagine the Season’s wonder, and the freedom “to script” (if they choose to) their own lines to go with the images.

The world you know is only half the story... Refraction by Terry Geo

"This book is incredible. I can't remember ever being this excited while reading. The story is brilliant [...] It has everything you could ever want, and more." Michael M., Goodreads

a small decision that changed their lives forever.... Sea Planes Don't Fly at Night by Jeff & Clare Curtis

Successful young couple Jeff and Clare Curtis are enjoying a romantic babymoon in the Maldives when Clare goes into premature labour, nine weeks early. The nearest hospital is a storm-ridden boat ride away, as it soon becomes clear that the lives of mother and child are in jeopardy. Can they get medical help in time?

the most beautiful insane friendships... Thirst Trap by Zachary Ryan

"The storyline caught my attention at the very beginning and kept me interested throughout the entire book.
I loved the characters." Jeanne R., Goodreads