The Sweetest Thing by Nikki Winter is a very refreshing and enjoyable contemporary, interracial romance. The introduction immediately pulls you into the story with a funny exchange between Kov and Harper. Right away it sets the tone for the rest of the plot and also establishes the way the characters interact with each other. Harper and Kov seem to almost have their own personal language with which they communicate. Both are deprecating but also know there is no real meanness behind the harsh comments ...more
Quinn Foster stumbles upon a quaint bistro with food to die for. The chef and owner, Jameka Rollins, is someone Quinn envisions becoming an important part of his life. He decides to write a well-deserved glowing review about her bistro only to be thwarted by a rival columnist who ignores his notes and writes a scathing review instead. Jameka saw the handsome stranger in her restaurant but never imagined he was there to destroy her dream. She is furious and thwarts Quinn’s many attempts at ...more
We’re off to RT, and if you’re going we hope to see you there! If not, rats.
We’ve packed plenty of books to enjoy during travel and downtime. If you need something to read on the plane, try this week’s reading list:
A Perfect Getaway by W. Lynn Chantale
Memories of You by Rhonda Laurel
Like a Lily by Victoria Pitts-Caine
Instant Attraction by Tory Richards
Hey, Nobody’s Perfect by Ann Herrick
Dagney Night, a sought-after succubus, is no stranger to blazing hot sex. But as Valentine’s Day approaches, she longs for something more. When oddly erotic paintings arrive for display at her art gallery, arousing everyone who views them, she wonders about the mysterious artist who created the works.
Maxwell Raines, a fire-sex demon, lives a life of solitude and seclusion behind the walls of his compound at Sleepy Hollow, channeling his lustful impulses into his art-until his muse deserts him and his temperature rises past the ...more
Submission Island-where submissive women can go to satisfy their deepest kinks. But Natalie’s there under false pretenses. She’s a botanist looking for a rare orchid that blooms only at night, and only on Submission Island. She just hopes she can escape the sexy Doms who run the island long enough to find out the orchid’s secrets, and that means pretending to be more submissive than she thinks she is.
Carter doesn’t know much about orchids, but he knows a girl with a secret when he sees ...more
Over twenty years ago, Emmy Patterson kissed her fiancé for the last time. Despite bad news from U.S. military services, she’s never stopped hoping he’s alive.
But is this unexpected business travel a coincidence, or has the wise Madame Eve found a way to heal Em’s wounded heart?
I felt Emmy’s highs with her niece on the sled, and her lows when her sister was telling her she was crazy and should just move on. Of course, during the whole trip, all her interactions with Paul, ...more
Marie doesn’t need a complication like Horse. The massive, tattooed, badass biker who shows up at her brother’s house one afternoon doesn’t agree. He wants Marie on his bike and in his bed. Now. But Marie just left her abusive jerk of an ex-husband and she’s not looking for a new man. Especially one like Horse-she doesn’t know his real name or where he lives, she’s ninety percent certain he’s a criminal and that the “business” he talks with her brother isn’t website design. ...more
In a few weeks we’ll be at RT looking for great reads to try. In the meantime, check out what’s hot in historical romance:
The Fair, Laudanum and Passion by Madeleine Swann
A Perfect Cat Lover: Cats Nipped by Chad Galvin
Lust of the Vikings by Virginia Wade
The Reluctant Bride by Temple Hogan
High Stakes Bride by Caroline Clemmons
The Most Unsuitable Wife by Caroline Clemmons
A Wolfish Valentine by Sandra Sookoo
Men of Stone Mountain, Book 1
Hope Montoya didn’t know who was out to get her but she had proof that poison ran through her blood. She was not only faced with that fact, but also with the probability that her mother had been poisoned too, and that the person who’d shot and killed her father was behind it all. Swapping out her food and medicine had slowly allowed her to get a little strength but she now had to find out who wanted her land, ...more
The Briar Rose Story Book #6
Newly engaged, the pirate’s daughter had a new life, new love and a new legal enterprise and sloop to sail in the waters of Bermuda. Leaving her old life, ship and love behind, Nancy Black was swept away with the thoughts of starting over with Rufus.
Rufus Hardy was well matched to his new bride. His plan to wed her a top priority for his plans, he quickly swooped in, taking Nancy away from the pirate ship she called ...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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Wendi Zwaduk: Vaulting is now up at @AllRomance and I can’t be happier!
Can these two hard-headed men find common ground and passion in each other’s arms or are they destined to fail in the biggest competition of all—the game of love?
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