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Review: If Not for Love by Rebecca Jenshak

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Note: An advanced reader copy (ARC) was provided by the author via L. Woods PR.
If Not for Love may be my third Rebecca Jenshak read, but it's the first one that falls outside of her Smart Jocks series. Told in dual perspectives, this is the story of Brecken Blackstone and January Lyle (bonus points for her first name, which is a personal favorite of mine). Brecken was a man who had the world at his feet and wanted for nothing. After all, he's achieved success, has no problem when it comes to women, and has more money than he knows what to do with. But then he meets January, a woman who's left behind all the trappings her life once had in order make it on her own. She's struggling to make ends meet, and she desperately needs a job. Brecken is drawn to her and makes her an offer she can't refuse. Maybe it was their circumstances that had their paths crossing, or maybe it was fate that led them into each other's lives, but will it be love that'll keep them tog…

Release Blitz: Falling for the Beast by Skye Warren

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Falling for the Beast (A Modern Fairy Tale #2) by Skye Warren Release Date: April 30, 2019
About Falling for the Beast Falling for the Beast is the second book in A Modern Fairy Tale duet.
He can never turn back into a prince...
A troubling revelation puts Blake's newfound career in jeopardy—and even worse, puts Erin's impending graduation at risk. He can't risk her future no matter how much he wants her.
She will never have a happily ever after...
A dark legacy threatens everything they've worked to build. When old debt comes between them, both Blake and Erin must fight to protect each other—and their love.
Since their forbidden beginning, Erin and Blake's relationship has been marked by deep sensuality and intense emotion. The couple is tested at every turn. They're running out of time. Blake and Erin will have to trust each other to forge their own sexy ending. 

Author's Note: This book was previously published as a serial in multiple parts, including Beauty Bec…

Review: Falling for the Beast by Skye Warren (A Modern Fairy Tale #2)

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Note: An advanced reader copy (ARC) was provided by the author via Give Me Books Promotions.
Falling for the Beast is the second novel in the Modern Fairy Tale series, and it concludes the story of Erin Rodriguez and Blake Morris. As mentioned by Skye Warren in the blurb for both books in the series, these were originally released as a five-part novella-type series entitled Beauty several years ago. Book one, Beauty and the Professor, basically has the original three parts, and book two has the original final two parts (Beauty Becomes You and Loving the Beast). These have been reworked a bit and the series has been tied in to the author's Tanglewood universe. The two re-edited novels must been read in order because they are directly connected to one another.

As much as Erin Rodriguez and Blake Morris love each other, there are obstacles in their way to a happily-ever-after. Blake would love nothing more than to claim her for all the world to know that Erin belongs to him and he bel…

Release Blitz: Haunted Melody by Alyson Santos

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Haunted Melody by Alyson Santos Release Date: April 30, 2019
About Haunted Melody They say death is the end. I thought so too until I learned  it's just the beginning.



Read my four-starred review of Haunted Melody.
Add Haunted Melody on Goodreads.
Purchase Links Amazon US | Amazon UK | Amazon CA | Amazon AU



About Alyson Santos I'm a writer, musician, and cat lover. I also have an alternative music obsession. Seriously, it's a real problem.
I write what needs to come out, whether it's pain, tears, or laughter. I write people and relationships, about the beauty and horror of what we do to ourselves and each other. I write Love. Vengeance. Compassion. Cruelty. Trust. Betrayal. Forgiveness. Darkness, and the incredible way humans destroy and heal each other.
I like to eradicate barriers, refusing to be confined by the laws of physics or limitations of reality. I will befriend a vast population of possibilities and introduce them in ways that might surprise you. 
Connect with Alys…

Book Spotlight: Running on Empty by SE Jakes

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Running on Empty (Havoc #3) by SE Jakes Date Released: April 29, 2019 Riptide Publishing
About Running on Empty After years of running wild, Linc might’ve finally run out of road.

After a brutal capture at the hands of the Heathens Motorcycle Club, Linc is just trying to heal, mentally and physically. But he’s got men in his life who are complicating everything. There’s Mercy—a Havoc MC biker and the man he is falling fast for—plus an undercover ATF agent and a rogue Havoc member.

But Mercy's keeping him at arm’s length, and Linc is spinning. In an attempt to regain his equilibrium, he heads to the bar where he first met Mercy. Night after night, he escapes Havoc bonds and continues down his merry path of mayhem . . . mainly in the hopes that Mercy will give chase.

Since Linc’s capture by his old MC, Mercy's been dealing with the fallout of his guilt. He’s trying to give Linc space and still watch over him—all without Linc’s knowledge. But with Linc’s old job calling and a threat to…

Cover Reveal: Top Secret by Sarina Bowen & Elle Kennedy

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Top Secret by Sarina Bowen & Elle Kennedy Release Date: May 7, 2019
Cover Design: Christine Coffey

About Top Secret Bestselling authors Sarina Bowen & Elle Kennedy return with their first Male/Male romance in 3 years.
LobsterShorts, 21 Jock. Secretly a science geek. Hot AF.
LobsterShorts: So. Here goes. For her birthday, my girlfriend wants…a threesome.
SinnerThree: Then you’ve come to the right hookup app.
LobsterShorts: Have you done this sort of thing before? With another guy?
SinnerThree: All the time. I’m an equal opportunity player. You?
LobsterShorts: [crickets!]

SinnerThree, 21 Finance major. Secretly a male dancer. Hot AF. 
SinnerThree: Well, I’m down if you are. My life is kind of a mess right now. School, work, family stress. Oh, and I live next door to the most annoying dude in the world. I need the distraction. Are you sure you want this?
LobsterShorts: I might want it a little more than I’m willing to admit.
SinnerThree: Hey, nothing wrong with pushing your boundaries...
LobsterSh…

Release Blitz: International Player by Louise Bay

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International Player by Louise Bay Release Date: April 30, 2019
About International Player Being labelled a player never stopped me from being successful with women. Until I met Truly Harbury.
Truly was the first girl who ever turned me down.
The first female friend I ever had.
And she might just be the first woman I ever fall in love with.
When an emergency means she needs my help running her family’s charity, I’m happy to introduce her to the glitz and glamour of the London business world—taking her to dinners, coaching her through speeches, zipping up the sexy evening gown I helped her pick out.
The more time we spend together, the more I want to convince her I’m not a man to avoid, that we’re not as unsuited as she believes.
She sees herself as the book-reading, science-loving introvert while I’m the dangerous, outgoing, charmer.
She thinks I love parties and people whereas she prefers pajamas and a takeaway.
What she doesn’t realize is that I like everything about her–the way her sm…