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.

Friday, January 31, 2020

will they have a future together? Bloodborn (Bloodborn #1) by Sydney Winward

"This is an intense story line that holds your attention as you get caught up in the fierce twists and turns and hot chemistry. " Tayra, Goodreads

it's been so long since I've been inspired ... Private Messages by Connie Lafortune

18++ "I was lost within the pages and completely consumed until the very last word. In fact, I tried to slow down reading because I didn't want it to end. [...] I was lost within the pages and completely consumed until the very last word. In fact, I tried to slow down reading because I didn't want it to end." Nikki L., Goodreads

Children of the Light Series by Donna Hechler Porter

(#1) A woman with a past, a man determined to uncover the truth, and a secret that could tear them apart forever.
(#2) A woman dedicated to peace, and man destined for war, and a journey that will change them forever.
(#3) A woman without hope, a man determined to save his family, and a past that could forever change their future.

a case no one asked him to solve - All the Good Girls (Harry Hunter Mystery #1) by Willow Rose

"Willow Rose is a master storyteller. Her new series is a real thriller. Once you start from the beginning you are drawn right into the story and can't put it down until you finished. " MerryC., Goodreads

love triangle thriller with a twist - Deadly Roses by Scott Stevens

You've heard the old saying: "Boy meets girl. Boy falls in love with girl." Now you can add: "Girl's gang-leader boyfriend doesn’t like the new addition."

Moving Again!!!: With Rylan and Henry by Christy Jordan Wrenn

" The pictures were great and kids would love to see the pictures as well. I think it's a great book for kids to pick up and read. I would suggest it's great for military families who do a great deal of shifting between places because of their deployment.

You’ll die if you talk. - Capo (Russo Saga, #6) by Martin

18++ "OMG what a rollercoaster, I'm not even sure how to feel at the moment as I have been put through every emotion possible reading this book, Ive cried, been extremely angry, excited, happy and the rest lol [...] I didn't want it to end and would read more on the Russo's in a heartbeat. " Kelly, Goodreads

they will have to fight dirty - Carter by (Twilight Falls #2) A.M. Salinger

18+ "Seductive, sweet, and downright salacious! [...] The writing is provocative and light. [...] And the plot unravels quickly into a tale full of sizzling chemistry, undeniable attraction, familial responsibilities, community, fame, tender moments, sexy times, and scrumptious treats." Zoe, Goodread

Thursday, January 30, 2020

REVIEW Finding Jackson by Anne Holster

Mothers, give Finding Jackson to your daughters! And to your sons as well. Adolescents, for you Finding Jackson is a must-read. You not only have part of the pleasant read as the rest of us, but also a useful one.

It was a time when gods walked the earth... The Stone Warriors Series by D.B. Reynolds

"OhEmGeeeeee!Where has this series been hiding?!?!?! I just finished reading Dragan and I am hooked! [...] Lol, in all seriousness, these characters and this story were so, so good. This was an action packed, insta-love paranormal romance that ticked off all my likes and didn’t slow down once." WishfulMiss, Goodreads

Aurea Mediocritas: A Book of Short Stories by Gaston D. Cox

The term, Aurea Mediocritas, refers to the golden mean, a balance between two extremes. ­

The Warrior Kings Series by Ashley York

"If you love historical romance, you have to pick up this book. You’ll be swept away by the landscape, the history and the romance. A must read!" N.N. Light, Goodreads

hear their sorrow as they beg for absolution... Between Love and Death by B.L. Hayse

A great short story!

When predator and prey become one, no one is safe. - Capital Thirst (Erin Kingsly #1) by R.W. Buxton

Tonight was her night to kill, and she wanted it to be perfect. Just who would it be?

Arkham (Bones MC, #5) by Marteeka Karland

18+ I let him take me, I’ll savor the experience until it’s time to go.
I’ll take her with me, with Bones MC. She’ll be protected there.
But who’s gonna protect her from me?

Knowledge is power… Awakening (Legion #3) by A.D. Starrling

“If you’re a fan of Jim Butcher and his Harry Dresden series, you will more than likely LOVE this new series!” ★★★★★

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

There was a secret... Smoky Mist (The Legend of the Ghost Train #1) by C.J. Baty

"This was a page-turner for me and I highly recommend “Smoky Mist” for readers who enjoy romance and historical/paranormal or anyone who likes a good story. I’m excited to hear that there are several more stories to come, “Cannon Fire”, is up next." Maryann K., Goodreads

women outside of their time - The Novels of Ravenwood Series by Judith Sterling

"I loved this book with the magical elements blended into the medieval setting and romance. Ms. Sterling does a fantastic job with characterization and world building." Penny B., Goodreads

I’m prepared to fight - Beastly Curse by Selene Drake

"A Different View...
A wolf’s view of a fairytale was intriguing and resulted in my reading the story in one day. This author always gives the reader unique and fully-developed characters." M.Hurford, Goodreads

The closer she gets .... Ainsley McGregor Series by Candace Havens

"This delightful cozy mystery - the first from Havens - had me saying "just one more chapter" until I reached the satisfying end. A Case for the Winemaker checked all the boxes - enough clues and red herrings to have me going back and forth on the killer, charming possibilities of romance [...], fun quirky characters you want to spend time with[...]." Samantha, Goodreads

an unlikely band of heroes - Seven Deadly Shadows by Courtney Alameda & Valynne E. Maetani

"Everything about this book is fantastic. It never bores me. The totality of the whole "Anime - inspired" novel makes me want more of Kira's story.
Entertaining and action-packed." Gelowmichael, Goodreads

FAKE IT BABY ONE MORE TIME by Logan Chance a Fake Romance Collection

If you love fake romance books with a high-level of heat, and funny intense twists and turns, then you will love this new romance collection from Logan Chance.

it's time for... Shopping for a Billionaire Boxed Set (Shopping Box, #2) by Julia Kent

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

REVIEW - The Wolf of Ashford Manor by Toni Cox

The Werewolf within Patrick is never far from the surface, but with Angelica, it’s another beast he must tame. 

REVIEW - The Last Atlantian by Mikki Noble

Why is all this happening to her? Why does she have the power to turn people into gold all of a sudden. Who is she really?

What I'm supposed to do now? I Was Murdered Last Night (Detective Olivia Brown Mysteries #1) by A.J. Gallant

"Powerfully intriguing! I've never read a story quite like this one! [...] I was completely absorbed from the very first page and found myself quite unable to put this book down whatsoever! The storyline and dialogue both flowed smoothly at a fast pace with not one single dull moment and was powerfully intriguing." Maia, Goodreads

impossible decisions... The Locke Brothers Series by Twi J Bryant

"There are very few stories I've read in recent years that hit me as emotionally as this book did. [...] This is a brilliant, brilliant book, and I can't wait to see and read what this writing duo comes out with next." Rebecca H., Goodreads (#1)

sniffing out the trouble - The Way Over the Hill Gang Series by M.K. Scott

"What a fun, lighthearted cozy! I can't imagine anyone not loving this book. [...] A perfect cozy (even the length was just right: not overly bogged down with unnecessary details or too short as to be rushed) that I sincerely hope continues well into double digits." Barbara, Goodreads

Shh! Can you keep a secret? - Smailholm by C.L. Williams

"Williams creates a page-turning pace throughout. Minor gripes aside, the story is well-edited, highly readable, and free from the dull filler content that so often plagues the fantasy genre." - Roxanne A., Goodreads

Bitchcraft - A Supernatural & Paranormal Anthology

with stories by 
J.A. Cummings, S.B. Rhodes, Lindy S. Hudis, 
Katie Jaarsveld, J.M. Goodrich 

Will they walk away unscathed? - Finding Our Morning by Mickie B. Ashling

Inspired by events preceding the fall of the Pahlavi dynasty, Finding Our Morning is a love story that catapults us from Texas Hill Country to the epicenter of a monarchy on the brink of collapse. 

I feel the dark spreading through my veins - To Seduce a Fae (Winter’s Thorn #1) by Mila Young

18++ "The fairy tale of The Sleeping Beauty is presented with a different twist with ample doses of suspense, mystery, curses, passion, fairies and so on... Mila Young has maintained the charm of the characters and the story tip to toe..." Nigama, Goodreads

his hardest fight yet… Lincoln (Angelbound Origins #1.5) by Christina Bauer

“I absolutely love Christina Bauer’s style, full of action, intense scenes, and characters that will test one’s imaginations to the max!” – Tome Tender Book Blog

Monday, January 27, 2020

It’s the best day of his life–the worst of hers... When Hope Ends (life begins) by Freya Barker

"This author did an amazing job of bringing every character to life. I’m not sure how long it’s been since I felt so connected to not only a hero or heroine, but to the whole cast. [...] Ms. Barker mapped out a story filled with grief, love, joy and heart felt peace." Carvanz, Goodreads

I'm the story you’re warned about as a child - Nightblood Academy by Allison West

"A churning vortex chocked-full of unbelievable events that propels every emotion bursting into play front and center, fusing this gem together seamlessly. The drama is intense, tension is thick, danger is chilling, suspense electrifying, the intrigue skyrocketing." Kaye, Goodreads

from a shallow grave... Blood Bound: A Lowrance Vampires Novel by R.J. Blain

Despite being corrupted into a feared preternatural, Penelope Francis clings to her humanity and refuses to prey on innocents, instead slaking her thirst on other miscreant vampires. 

A man is nothing without his woman …GUN MOLL by Bethany-Kris & Erin Ashley Tanner

18++ "Bethany- Kris never disappoints and now she has teamed up with Erin Ashley Tanner and they doubled the thrill. [...]Excellent writing, interesting plot and a fantastical build up between the characters guarantee a pleasant and enjoyable reading material." Snow, Goodreads

Only she can learn to forgive herself... Sticks & Stones by Dianne Beck

Emily must learn that the words others say about her don’t matter, that her mom’s mistakes don’t define her, and she is always deeply loved by her heavenly father. If only she can learn to forgive herself.

Sunday, January 26, 2020

It’s time to face my past and change the future – the hard way. Breaking Beauty by Stella Andrews

The story was well-developed, well written and had an engaging storyline. This was a fantastic read and I can't wait to read Tobias and Anastasia's story. - Tammy (Booksprout)

Saturday, January 25, 2020

REVIEW - Reign & Ruin (Mages of the Wheel #1) by J.D. Evans

“All magic is beautiful,” she said, “and terrible. Do you not see the beauty in yours, or the terror in mine? You can stop a heart, and I can stop your breath.”

she will accept her destiny, or decide her own fate? - The Evoxian Legacies Series by Abbey MacMunn

" It was a great and enjoyable read to curl up with some hot cocoa and just relax. [...] The storyline was engaging and interesting but offers a solid amount of drama and emotional turmoil as this couple relationship evolves into more than they ever imagined." Georgia, Goodreads

can she? Standing Our Ground (Monastery Valley, #4) by Bill Percy

Can she stand her own ground to stay in Monastery Valley while she tries to solve the murder and defends herself against scurrilous political ads paid for by a mysterious stranger?

Grand Finale for DawnKing (Tales of Faeraven #4) By Janalyn Voigt

Launch - Note from the Author
. . . DawnKing is the fourth book in the series and wraps up many story threads from earlier books. It can be read as part of the series for a fuller experience or read as a stand-alone. Following the stops on this blog tour will offer you glimpse into the lives of engaging characters within a vivid storyworld. —Janalyn

Grand Finale for The Matchmaker's Rogue (Grace-by-the-Sea #1) by Regina Scott

Launch - Note from the Author
Welcome to Grace-by-the-Sea, a Regency spa village where everything is designed for your comfort and delight. Just don’t look too closely at those who pass silently in the night. . .

Friday, January 24, 2020

They say fate is a real thing... Falcon (Own The Skies #3) by Emma Nichole

"This is an amazing love story that will draw out all your deepest emotions. [...] 
The series has been an incredible journey, and Falcon’s story is a wonderful addition. I highly recommend both!!" Catlou, Goodreads

She knows the killer - Blown Away (The Crimes of Passion #2) by Charlene Johnson

"ONE AWESOME ADVENTURE!!!Lights out! Charlene raises the stakes and lowers the boom with this action packed, hard hitting, heart pounding, pulse racing, block busting bombshell, nailing it down, blowing this bad boy into the eye of the storm, throwing this baby into a tailspin with astonishing results." Kaye, Goodreads

her world is about to change forever - The Flow Series by Clare Littlemore

"This is an exciting and captivating read. I love the world that Littlemore has built, and I love seeing how it develops beyond its initial boundaries, both physically and emotionally. [...] I'll definitely be recommending it to any young adult fans, both teen and older." Sara T., Goodreads (#3)

Will these two ever get along? - Claiming His Charge by Susan Horsnell

Travel the cities of Australia as the band tours. Meet up with the stars from the Outback Australia Series when the band performs at a charity concert in Bourke and learn what part they play in events as they unfold.

it was so much easier when you were the... Boss I Love to Hate by Mia Kayla

"Boss I love to Hate was an effortless read. The story pace was perfect, the character development thorough and the dialogue is both realistic and humorous. However, the build of the romantic relationship in Boss I Love to Hate is what makes it a great read." A Book Lover, Goodreads

a nightmarish future - Masters’ Mistress (The Angel Eyes #1) by Jamie Schulz

In this nightmarish future where women own men, Bret Masters refuses to serve anyone. 
But when they’re stranded alone together, the barriers between mistress and slave may not be strong enough to withstand their red-hot attraction.