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Wicked Wild Fantasies by Shilo...

<i>Wicked Wild Fantasies</i> by Shiloh Walker

  Let’s get something out of the way right now: I think sex is a good thing. A great thing, even. It’s also clearly destructive and a host of other things, but it can be restorative and giving when in a trust-based relationship. And let us not forget fun! This book is just north of […]

Touch of Silk by Lori Wilde

<i>Touch of Silk</i> by Lori Wilde

  A Touch of Silk, as you can tell by the cover, is a part of Wilde’s Harlequin back catalog. It’s been recently repackaged with the fourth book in the series (this is the first) and that’s how I encountered it. The premise is creative and I enjoyed it with the caveat that I had all […]

Finding Gabriel by Rachel Deme...

<i>Finding Gabriel</i> by Rachel Demeter

  If you like historical romances, then this book is for you. Finding Gabriel, an upcoming release from Pan Macmillan, takes place in 19th century France. One snowy evening, Ariah  finds a man laying half dead on the banks of the Seine. Against social convention, she takes him back to her house to nurse him back […]

Penalty Playby Lynda Aicher

<i>Penalty Play</i>by Lynda Aicher

  Y’all, this book is wonderful. Ticks so many of my boxes: sports, sensitive dude who seems like a douche, lady who can stand on her own two feet, tribal family. Oh, an seriously hot sex. SERIOUSLY hot sex. The stars of our show are Jacqui and Henrik. Jacqui is a music student who works […]

Between the Sheets by Molly O&...

<i>Between the Sheets</i> by Molly O’Keefe

  Between the Sheets was recommended to me by a social worker friend a few months ago. We were talking about how diseases which affect the elderly are rarely written about in romance novels, because so few of them deal with that population. She explained she was at a conference on alternative methods of care […]

Falling Under by Lauren Dane

<i>Falling Under</i> by Lauren Dane

  So this is my first Dane book but I’ve clearly heard of her before. One reviewer I read complained she used “too much vulgarity” (i.e., she calls vaginas ‘pussies’ and while it’s not my favorite, I’m not sure I’d complain about it…) but overall, the reception of Dane in the romance community appears strong. […]

Deliver Me by Farrah Rochon

<i>Deliver Me</i> by Farrah Rochon

  Deliver Me is the first of Rochon’s Holmes Brothers series, which is set in New Orleans. This book is about Monica and Eli who are both doctors at a hospital in the city. They meet under less than awesome circumstances – Eli assumes Monica is a nurse and speaks to her wholly inappropriately – even […]

Even the Score by Kate Meader

<i>Even the Score</i> by Kate Meader

  Even the Score is the first in Meader’s new Tall, Dark and Texan series and is about Tess and Hunter. These two have a complicated history – Tess broke up Hunter’s wedding to her best friend several years ago. When they meet again by happenstance, it turns out that he’s found a way for her to […]

Playing with Fire by Kate Mead...

<i>Playing with Fire</i> by Kate Meader

  Playing with Fire is the second book in Meader’s fabulous Hot in Chicago series and my first exposure to her writing. I seemed to have missed the gene that makes firefighters irresistible, so I usually give romances around the firehouse a pass. Hoo buddy, am I glad I picked this one up. I loved […]

Conscience by Cecilia London

<i>Conscience</i> by Cecilia London

I’m a writer as well as a reader, so I know how annoying and borderline offensive it is to authors to have someone scream at them to write faster. I do. I promise. That being said. WRITE FASTER, LONDON. FAAAASSSSTTEERRRRRRRR. Holy hell, this book series. I’ve started ordering my friends to read this, sending text […]