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, November 30, 2021

REVIEW Hunter's Hope (Vampire Motorcycle Club #2) by Alyssa Day

"Alyssa Day’s Hunter’s Hope is a quick read of which trump is Alice's wittiness shown in her dialogues and monologues. Her swift, smart, and frank lines and comebacks kept me amused and fresh during vampires’ hours."- Mythical Books

Ellie wasn’t looking for him... Accidental Sugar Daddy by Kaci Rose

18+ "This is a VERY Steamy, Billionaire, Fake Relationship, Age Gap, Sugar Daddy Romance. No Cliffhangers. As always there is a satisfying Happy Ever After. If you love steamy romances with insta love, hot love scenes, and billionaires, then this one is for you. This is steamier than any book I have written to date. You have been warned."

Same author, different stories... Christmas in Smithville & Shadows in the Salon by Kirsten Fullmer

"Wow!! Just wow!!" - J.W. Garret, Goodreads (for CS)
“I loved this book! It’s the third book in a series in a little town where the characters are funny, smart, amazing, and unique!” (for Shadows...)

Good vs. Evil; Witch vs. Warlock; Pure vs. Tainted. - Hidden (Descendants Series #1) by Lea Cherry

She must learn how to control her powers, for a dangerous enemy has his sight set on her and he won’t stop until he has what he’s been after for four hundred years.

A hidden magic . . .The Turncoat King (The Rising Wave, #1) by Michelle Diener

"OMG it's already SO GOOD!!!!
I have only 40% left and it's already a favorite book of 2021.
To all my romance fantasy peeps - you must read this book!!!" - Corina, Goodreads

just something to do until... Double Negative by Susan Marshall

"The romance story offers some real chemistry, and a love interest who ticks some different boxes than we might expect. Overall, a true-to-life young adult novel that favours nuance over the broad brush, taking the time it needs to unfold a complex story." Theresa, Goodreads

before savage intentions spiral out of control... Gauntlet (The Prodigy Chronicles, #3) by C.L. Denault

Gauntlet is the third book in The Prodigy Chronicles, a Hunger Games meets X-Men dystopian romance series about a young girl struggling to control her immense powers and find her place in a city filled with enemies.

There is a fear of the dark that lives deep inside us all. The Reaping Season (The Reaper Chronicles #3) by Apryl Baker

A secret that emerges once every thirty years.
It’s called The Reaping Season.

When a world is reimagined… Beyond the Cogs: A Steampunk Anthology

"What a cool read! Loved the Steampunk elements in this anthology and the originality brought to each story! " Candance R, Goodreads

Sticks and stones will break his bones... DASH (ODIN'S Fury MC #3) by Victoria Jayne

"The slow building premise is inviting and intriguing; the characters are charismatic and impassioned; the romance is limited. DASH ends on a cliff hanger-you have been warned." - Sandy, Goodreads

Christmas is coming - Merry Christmas, Eve! by Adam Wallace

"With an emphasis on care for others, following one's conscience, and embracing creativity, Merry Christmas, Eve! warms the heart while the adorable animals and settings ensconce the reader in coziness."- V, Goodreads

bound to the map... The Journey (Death Island #1) by Kelsey Ketch

"The mythology behind the story was really interesting and different than a lot of other pirate books I have read. I highly recommend this duology to anyone who likes pirate books!"- Dani, Goodreads

someone has other plans for them… Spin the Bottle by L.L. Hunter

It was meant to be the last party before the end of summer, the last party before the group of friends are split up forever.

Monday, November 29, 2021

Humour Makes It Better... For Her Bones by Alec Reid

"Throughout the book, Alec Reid creates just enough uneasiness to make the reader stop and wonder, “what if?”" - Lenora, Goodreads

a thought-provoking exploration of spirituality and perception... The Heart Knows What the Mind Cannot See by Toby Negus

"A profoundly honest, poetic and practical guide to self discovery and self healing." JW, Amazon

"This bselok is a true and witty guide to listen to your heart!" GS, Amazon

a gift and a curse.... Forestborn (Forestborn, #1) by Elayne Audrey Becker

Rora is a shifter, as magical as all those born in the wilderness―and as feared. She uses her abilities to spy for the king, traveling under different guises and listening for signs of trouble.

We all have undesired addictions we want to let go of... The Manual for Letting Go by Dr. Eman Yasin

It's the book that changes the chemical reactions in your brain by reprogramming it. It will cause you to let go of whatever harms you spontaneously, just like taking a course of medicine to let you eventually quit your bad habits effortlessly, and, most importantly, enjoyably.

she has two choices... Shattered, A Story of Betrayal and Courage by C. Lee McKenzie

"I knew hearts didn’t stop beating until you died, yet I was certain mine had just stuttered to a halt. I couldn’t breathe. My lungs refused to expand. My throat went dry. I’d planned most of my life for this one year. "

she is determined to change her reputation... Christmas in Smithville (Hometown, #4) by Kirsten Fullmer

"Yeah, this was a feel-good Christmas story with a surprise ending that you will not believe. There were subtle clues, but I missed them completely. I had sort of an idea but this author took it to the extreme. Wow!! Just wow!! " J.W. Garrett, Goodreads

Rogues and Shadows will have to meet... Rogue Unbroken (Legends & Shadows Saga, #3) by Angie Day

"This book is amazing. One of my most favorite ever, probably. The writing is intriguing, luring the reader in from the beginning. You will be flipping the pages as quickly as you can to see what's coming next. "- Amy, Goodreads

has he got his Christmas wish all wrong? The Christmas Makeover by Susan Lute

"What a wonderful, feel-good story. This book was a breath of fresh air, an original story and I absolutely loved it! [...] I recommend this adorable, heartwarming book to anyone looking for an endearing, feel-good holiday story. It was wonderful and a must read." - Christine, Goodreads

Sunday, November 28, 2021

Saturday, November 27, 2021

“If the world is full of monsters, how do we know who wears the crown…” - Golden Crown (Arthur Academy, #2) by Kathleen Mare’e

 "Kathleen Mareé has done an excellent job wrapping this story up, while keeping the suspense all the way through, and for not shying away from any heavy and dark topics. I read the whole story with a beating heart, [...]" Anni, Goodreads

Daily Gratitude Reflections Volume 2 by Deborah Perdue

"a potent source of inspiration and encouragement to you, whenever you need a remembrance of all there is to be grateful for."

Friday, November 26, 2021

REVIEW - Beyond Atlantis: An Epic of The Ancient Americas by Lucius Beauchamp

“There was romance in every word, every nuance.”
‘When can I read such books?’

The menorah isn’t the only thing getting hot this holiday season… Meteors and Menorahs by Nessa Claugh

“Just remember I am here with you. I will be a good fake boyfriend.”
“That’s what I’m afraid of[.]”

to save one world at the risk of destroying the other... Terra Nova (Terra Nova, #1) by M.T.G.

"My overall impression of TERRA NOVA is best summed up in a word: unexpected. The characterizations, world building, plot twists and story line are not typical. For all of these reasons, you should try this book for yourself!"- Jypsy, Goodreads

Thursday, November 25, 2021

What he finds... Christmas Wish List (Hartbridge Christmas Series, #2) by N.R. Walker

 "I absolutely loved this one. It’s the perfect Christmas read and I can see myself re-reading it every year about this time.
Hartbridge is your picture perfect small town. The kind of town where romantic Christmas movies are set." Deborah, Goodreads

Wednesday, November 24, 2021


Welcome to the Eleventh Annual Thankful for Books Giveaway Hop Event


one man’s obsession... Find Her (A Lacey James Mystery #1) by Chris Patchell

"[Y]ou can’t hide from the fact that it is good reading and a gripping tight read and one author and Lacey thrillers I’ll keep an eye on from now on.
I highly recommended this book for all you thriller lovers."- Robert B.,Goodreads

before it’s too late... No Way Home (A Christine Stewart Time Travel Adventure #1) by Christy Cooper-Burnett

 "An action-packed time-travel adventure that will leave you thirsting for the sequel." –Sublime Book Review
"A brilliant and thought-provoking book that readers who love tales of time travel will find fascinating." –Authors Reading

Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Someone save me! Temptation by Bailey B.

"Temptation by Bailey B a Sublime five-star read. Your heart will beat like music to your ears,[...]
I for one can’t wait for more from this amazing author." - Sara O., Goodreads

living without her, is unthinkable -Tor (The Hawks, #4) by Jennie Lynn Roberts

18+ Tor’s world is falling apart. The king he’d sworn to guard? Dead. The family he worked so hard for? They certainly wasted no time disowning him. All he has left is the Hawks… and an intense desire to win Keely’s heart. 

the last thing I ever wanted on my bucket list... Midlife Witch Unexpected (Cougar Creek Coven, #1) by Melle Amade

18+ "Family history, new friends, major revelations, surprises, magic, danger, mystery and so much more weave their way through these pages with a dash of romance. This is a wonderful introduction to a new series. I look forward to seeing how the world progresses with future books. - TXBRITGAL, Goodreads

All cowboys are trouble...The Bareback Cowboy (Southern Hearts Club, #4) Melanie Munton

18+ "I was so glad to catch up with the ladies of the Southern Hearts Club! I have loved their journeys to love thus far, and this story did not disappoint.
Quinn & Trace's story is hot and fun. I couldn't put the book down - their chemistry was sizzling!"
- Ree, Goodreads

Can't Think Straight by Isabel Scheck

A collection of 35 poems in which a poet thinks about women a little too much... (Sapphic poetry)

Monday, November 22, 2021

at a fork in the road... Hometown (The Hearts of the Ridge #1) by Wendy Rich Stetson

"The story is well written with likeable characters. The author also accurately captures the essence of living in a small town where everyone knows everyone.
I highly recommend this book to anyone who enjoys a clean romance.
" - Patience N., Goodreads

You know, I really only had two goals in life... Dating Dracula (Dating Monsters, #1) Kinsley Adams

 You know, I really only had two goals in life...
Too bad Dracula has other plans for me

Falling in love was forbidden... Crossroads Mary Ting

Based on dreams the author had in high school-chapter 1 & 2.

Sunday, November 21, 2021

If I weren’t so freaked out, I would probably be fascinated... Jared (The Hunter #2.5) by R. Sullins

18+ "I rate this book a 5/5 stars. I loved how the author wrote it and completed the story in such a short way. It made for a really interesting read and has made me want more."- Mariah B., Goodreads

He, she and a little small town matchmaking... The Cowboy and His Christmas (Rockstar Rock Springs Texas #10) by Kaci Rose

18+ "Kaci always delivers a gripping and thoroughly enjoyable novel that you will be unable to put down. The Cowboy and his Christmas Rockstar is no exception. Savannah and Ford's story is definitely 5-star romance that has you feeling all warm inside." - Kelchickbooklover, Goodreads

Saturday, November 20, 2021

is it true that opposites really attract? Confessions of a Porn Star's Son (Frat House Confessions #11) by Natalie-Nicole Bates

 Find out if this couple can find happiness with each other long-term with all the chaos from their families and friends, or will they be doomed to a November fling and nothing more.

This is not about evil for hope shall find a way… The Girl in the Toile Wallpaper (The StarWriters Trilogy #1) by Mary K Savarese

"I loved reading this book. Characters and places came alive with vivid descriptions. [...] I can't wait for the other books in the trilogy." Kevin Ryan, Amazon

A magic mirror to an enchanted world... Witches, Spiders, and Schemes (Destiny Falls Mystery & Magic #4) by Elizabeth Pantley

“The world-building and magic system is fascinating. Destiny Falls is a wondrous place that seems to cater to citizens’ wants and needs. I love that it is almost a character in its own right, and I was intrigued by the constantly changing world. Vivid imagery paints a clear picture of Destiny falls and its inhabitants. Falling into Magic is a dynamic introduction to the Destiny Falls Mystery & Magic series.” — Julie Petitbon (about #1)

Friday, November 19, 2021

celebrate music, love, and yummy musicians... Ball A Rockstar Romance Anthology

Rockstar's Ball, A Rockstar Romance Anthology with stories by: Sasha Marshall, Kella Campbell, Tylor Paige, Kaylene Winter, Kenna Shaw Reed, Jenna Galicki, Charli B Rose, Sian Ceinwen

I have to resist him... Wild For Me (The Balefire Series #3) by Tam DeRudder Jackson

18+ "How the Rock Star guitarist has fallen!! Facing a trouble making manager and groupies that don’t want Dakota to be taken they face a rocky road to happiness. Along the way is a beautiful and sexy hot love story.
Another amazing read from one of my favorite authors." Read All About It, Goodreads 

nothing will stop me - Dark Revolution (Marked Omegas) by Vivian Murdoch

18+ "I was really interested to see how she would perceive the entire omega verse trope and she absolutely did a phenomenal job. I have quickly become such a huge fan of this authors writing." The BookPlatypus, Goodreads

when I realized that something real was happening... The Complete Mara of the League Series by Thomas M. Kane

"I thoroughly enjoyed reading The Witches of Crannock Dale. [...] I would highly recommend The Witches of Crannock Dale, and have recently started reading the second book, The Rebels of Caer City." P.G. Berman, Goodreads

once again on the warpath... Unshackled by Cara Dee

18+ "This was definitely worth the wait for. It took me a minute to wrap my head around this idea when I first heard about it, fresh from reading This Life 1 and 2, but afterwards I couldn't wait to see how Cara developed this storyline.
Loved it so much. Tissues are definitely needed." Susan P., Goodreads