Nearly 70 years ago this week, Allied forces celebrated victory in Europe over the Nazis. After all this time, this period in history continues to fascinate – there’s a certain romanticism attached to WWII as lovers are separated and unsure if they’ll meet again. For readers of romance novels who prefer historical settings, conflict, and plenty of sexual tension, All Romance has what you need.
Celebrate your own freedom to enjoy hot romance and adventure with these recommended titles.
We are coming to the end of Reading is Sexy Month (though we like to think every month should be celebrated so), but we still have a few genres to cover for readers who want the full spectrum of romance. You could say we’re saving the best for (nearly) last, and it is true that M/M romance is the top selling genre at All Romance. How could we possibly pick five books among the many great stories we have here?
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Skybound by Aleksandr Voinov opens with Felix, a skilled mechanic with the ground crew that supports the German fighter pilots. He feels hero worship for one of the pilots, Baldur Vogt: “Nobody else exists to me when he lands. Everything stops existing when he takes off, as if he takes it all with him when he goes up there, to places I’ll never see again.” He thinks to himself, “I want to tell him what I did to ensure he will be as safe up ...more
Incursion by Aleksandr Voinov is a fast-paced, space-opera thriller told from the single, third-person perspective of a damaged hero. Kyle is unpretentious, tough yet vulnerable, and shrewd yet outmatched. At first, he seems flinty and understated, but his appeal increases with each page. The author has a talent for conveying the complexity of Kyle’s personality and his futuristic surroundings with no more than the smallest touch, such as a vivid phrase or image. There is no info-dump anywhere. Instead, I felt as if I were ...more
This intensely compelling and dark story takes place in the third-person viewpoint of Brooklyn, who is a slave in an alternate-universe version of our contemporary world. The story opens in London as Brooklyn fights in a boxing match. He is rising through the ranks, seeking to become heavyweight champion of the world – in the slave leagues.
After each of his matches, the holding company that owns him rents him out as a prostitute to wealthy men or women. It is through this demeaning practice that ...more
This is the fifth and last book of a remarkable series centering on the Sicilian Mafia operating in the United States. I’ll admit that the romance between Stefano and Silvio reads more like sexual obsession to me. Also, there is a male-female-male sex scene in this fifth book, which may not please everyone.
However, the Dark Soul novellas form a not-to-be-missed series with stripped-down, vivid writing and intense – and sometimes shocking-action scenes. It is a daring decision to write such a complex story in novellas that give ...more
Allie Ritch: Today (5/20/13), my log line for Husbandry is up at The Log Line Blog at theloglineblog.blogspot.com. Anyone who comments on my or any of the other daily log lines is entered in the monthly contest (as outlined by The Log Line Blog).
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