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Review: Wanted by Jani Kay & Normandie Alleman (Monster Billionaire #1)

Note: This ARC was provided by Give Me Books Promotions in exchange for an honest review.
Wanted is the first novel in the Monster Billionaire contemporary romance series from the writing duo of Jani Kay and Normandie Alleman. I've read a few of Jani Kay's books before, but this is the first time I've read  anything by Normandie Alleman. Here we've got Foster Cruise, a man born into wealth, worked with wealth, and ended up in prison for five years for a white collar crime related to other people's wealth, a crime in which he has adamantly proclaimed his innocence. Now, he's finally free from the cage that he was kept in, but he isn't naive enough to believe that there aren't people out there still look at him with disdain, believing he played a part in the Ponzi scheme that wrecked many lives. His parents may have turned their back on him, but Foster is ready to make a go of his new life, one funded by the trust fund left to him by his grandmother. Unfor…

Launch Blitz: Primal Instinct by Tara Wyatt

Primal Instinct (Bodyguard #2) by Tara Wyatt Release Date: May 31, 2016 Forever
About Primal Instinct Rock you all night long...
The first time he lays eyes on Taylor Ross in a bar, Colt Priestley does something few men would dare to do. He approaches the world-famous singer, shamelessly flirts with her, and gives her a night in his bed that neither of them will soon forget.
When Taylor's record label hires a bodyguard to keep tabs on the out-of-control rocker, she's less than thrilled to find it's her off-the-charts one-night stand who shows up for the job. She's terrified of letting herself fall for the damaged ex-Army Ranger, and she's determined to push him away. Yet every moment they're together simmers with tension. As the danger from an obsessed stalker mounts, Taylor and Colt are tempted to cross that line again-baring their hearts and souls as well as their bodies-and there's no telling how hot this song will get.

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Launch Blitz: Nacho Figueras Presents: High Season by Jessica Whitman

Nacho Figueras Presents: High Season (Polo Season #1) by Jessica Whitman Release Date: May 31, 2016 Forever
About Nacho Figueras Presents: High Season World-renowned polo player and global face of Ralph Lauren Nacho Figueras dives into the world of scandal and seduction with a new fiction series set in the glamorous, treacherous world of high-stakes polo competition.
Georgia never wanted to be a jetsetter. A plain old country vet was fine for her. But one distress call from her best friend and the next thing she knows she's neck deep in the world of polo's most elite international players--complete with designer dresses, fine champagne and some of the most gorgeous thoroughbreds she's ever seen. Some of the most gorgeous men too...
Alejandro Del Campo needs his team to win the season's biggest polo tournament or else he's not sure how much longer they're going to be in business. What he doesn't need is some sassy new vet telling him how to run his business--and di…

Release Blitz: Kiss Me That Way by Laura Trentham

Kiss Me That Way (Cottonbloom #1) by Laura Trentham Release Date: May 31, 2016 St. Martin's Press
About Kiss Me That Way A river divides Cottonbloom in two: the upscale enclave on the Mississippi side and the rundown, rough and tumble side in Louisiana. They’re worlds apart—but nothing can build a bridge like love…
Cade Fournette never had it easy Cottonbloom. He stuck around long enough to raise his orphaned siblings and then hightailed it out West—and never looked back. Even though he’s made a success of himself in Seattle, Cade never lost the toughness and the angry edge that helped him survive down South. His only weak spot: the girl he left behind…
Monroe Kirby came from the wealthy side of town, but that didn’t protect her from her mother’s drinking—or her mother’s boyfriend. It was Cade who did that, on a long-ago hot September night, before he disappeared…along with a piece of her heart. Now Monroe is a physical therapist who can fight for herself, and it’s Cade who could use so…

Review: Kiss Me That Way by Laura Trentham (Cottonbloom #1)

Note: This ARC was provided by St. Martin's Press in exchange for an honest review.

"I thought about you, too." She moved next to him, laying her head on his chest, and he closed his eyes. "I used to pretend my pillow was you and practice kissing it. Mostly, though, I would just hug it and pretend you were hugging me back."The intensely vulnerable feeling that shot through him was something he'd never experienced. He'd done crazy things before–some downright dangerous–but he'd never been stymied by hear. He was a risk taker by nature."You're a much better kisser than my pillow."
I may have been a fan of her Falcon Football series, but the first book in her new trilogy has not only solidified my being a fan of author Laura Trentham's, it's also made me think of her as this generation's go-to author when it comes to small town romances. She's taken what she did with Falcon, Alabama and ramped things up with Cottonbloom, a …

Release Blitz: Everywhere and Every Way by Jennifer Probst

Everywhere and Every Way (Billionaire Builders #1) by Jennifer Probst Release Date: May 31, 2016 Gallery Books
About Everywhere and Every Way Hot on the heels of her beloved Marriage to a Billionaire novels, New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Probst nails it with the first in an all-new sexy romance series featuring red-hot contractor siblings who give the Property Brothers a run for their money!
Ever the responsible eldest brother, Caleb Pierce started working for his father’s luxury contracting business at a young age, dreaming of one day sitting in the boss’s chair. But his father’s will throws a wrench in his plans by stipulating that Caleb share control of the family business with his two estranged brothers.
Things only get more complicated when demanding high-end home designer Morgan hires Caleb to build her a customized dream house that matches her specifications to a T—or she’ll use her powerful connections to poison the Pierce brothers’ reputation. Not one to ignore a chall…

Sale Blitz: The Underground Kings Series by Aurora Rose Reynolds

My favorite Aurora Rose Reynolds series is on sale! Yes, the Underground Kings series, which is composed of three books--Assumption, Obligation, and Distraction--can now be your for less than three dollars. Each book is available for 99 cents, so if you've never met Kenton, Kai, or Sven, now's the time! Links and blurbs are found below:
The Underground Kings Series Assumption Obligation Distraction by Aurora Rose Reynolds
About the Underground Kings series

About Assumption (book one) \ə-ˈsəm(p)-shən\ a thing that is accepted as true or as certain to happen, without proof
They say when you assume that you make an ass out of you and me. 
Kenton Mayson learned this lesson firsthand when he made assumptions about Autumn Freeman and the kind of woman she is based on what little information he had. What he finds out is she’s not only beautiful, but also smart, funny, a fighter, and exactly the kind of woman he wants to share his life with.
Autumn made assumptions of her own about Kenton, a…

Release Day: Shameless by Gina L. Maxwell / Desiring Red by Kristin Miller / Learning Curves by Cathryn Fox / Only For a Night by Naima Simone

Shameless (Playboys in Love #1) by Gina L. Maxwell
Desiring Red (Dark and Dirty #1) by Kristin Miller
Learning Curves by Cathryn Fox
Only For a Night (Lick #1) by Naima Simone
Release Date: May 30, 2016 Entangled Scorched
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About Shameless (Playboys in Love #1) People say I’m shameless. They’re right.
I like my work dirty and my sex even dirtier. It takes a hell of a lot to tilt my moral compass, and dancing as a private stripper for horny suburbanites doesn’t even register. Neither does hooking up with them afterward whenever the mood strikes—it’s one of the bennies of the job—but it’s always a one-and-done. I don’t do repeat performances. Ever.
Until I meet the one girl in all of Chicago not interested in dry humping my junk. She’s all I can think about, and that’s a problem, because I made sure she wants nothing to do with me. But I’ve seen her deepest secrets, her darkest fantasies, and they match mine to a fucking T.
I want her. Bad.
Now I need to show her how good it can fe…