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The Pirate's Jewel
by Ruth A. Casie | Interview

Q: Where did you get your inspiration for THE PIRATE'S JEWEL?

Have you ever read a book with secondary characters that scream for a story of their own? Or better yet, characters you want to know more about. Wesley Reynolds and Darla Maxwell, the central characters of The Pirate's Jewel are the parents of Lisbeth Reynolds, the heroine in my story, The Guardian's Witch. They have a small part in the story and begged for one of their own.

Q: I understand it's set in the world of the series Pirates of Britannia. What's...

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The Highland Renegade
by Amy Jarecki | Interview

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Ghosts Of Deveraux Manor
Mayhem, Mystery, Murder, and Matchmaking Ghosts When an American woman inherits a manor in France, she finds it comes with some unexpected accessories—matchmaking ghosts and a hunky ex-pat Brit who may or may not be a murderer. Philadelphian Charlotte—Charli—Deveraux had no idea she had relatives in France until she receives notice she's inherited a chateau in Normandy. Her art history degree has led to nothing but a soul-sucking bank job, so she takes leave, and, with her best friend, heads to France to check out the centuries-old manor. But her inheritance comes with more than she expected, including an enticing, maddening neighbor. She'd been betrayed by a man once. She's not about to trust another one. International art restorer and expat Brit, Travis Gardner, wants nothing to do with any woman named Deveraux. He'd been married to one. When his ex-wife was murdered, suspicion fell on him. Although he had a strong alibi and was cleared by the police, a cloud hangs over him. It doesn't matter how sweet and wholesome Charli is, he's on the hunt for the real killer. He doesn't have time to help Charli find missing necklaces or the keys to a mysterious locked turret. But a pair of matchmaking ghosts—and their equally ghostly cat—have other ideas. To get into the good graces of the Big Guy, they need to bring Charli and Travis together, and solve not only his ex-wife's murder, but their own. In a village full of suspects, can Charli and Travis find the keys, the jewels, and the truth before they, too, become ghosts of Deveraux manor? Special pre-order price of 99 cents. Price goes to $3.99 after publication
Hot Shifters. Fated Mates.
A psychic detective. An alpha wolf. A forbidden love that could tear the pack apart. Detective Macey Carpenter has been on the trail of a vicious attacker for weeks. The evidence keeps disappearing, and it seems she'll never solve the case. Finding love is the least of her worries, but she can't deny her attraction to a mysterious man who knows more about the crimes than he should. A man who may be more than he seems… When Luke falls head over tail for the feisty human detective, supernatural secrets aren't the only things at stake.  He has to mate with another werewolf or he'll sacrifice his position as alpha. But as heat builds between the pair, he discovers Macey has a few secrets of her own. She may hold the key to ridding New Orleans of its demons… But his feelings for her will tear his pack apart. If you like sexy shifters and fated mates, you'll love this thrilling paranormal romance. Get it now!
Scorching Hot Historical Western Romance
The last thing nineteen-year-old Jeannie Cooper wants is to be a prim and proper lady, so when her older brothers try to send her off to finishing school she runs away from the family ranch to keep them from putting her on the train to Boston. She plans to hide out on the prairie and return in a few days, but things go horribly wrong when she stumbles upon the infamous Mullins gang. Danny Coulter is a hardened gunslinger with more than enough enemies already, but when he sees a beautiful young woman held captive by outlaws his conscience forces him into action. Rescuing Jeannie turns out to be only the beginning of his troubles, however. Her sass and defiance quickly test the limits of his patience as he endeavors to get her home safely, and before long he is left with little choice but to take her over his knee for a sound spanking. Though Danny's firm-handed discipline leaves her bottom sore and her cheeks blushing, Jeannie is nonetheless excited when her brothers offer him a job at the ranch. Soon he is courting her in earnest, and after a local busybody witnesses him giving Jeannie the first bare-bottom spanking of her life, Danny proposes marriage to avoid a scandal. But with the Mullins gang out for revenge, will his quick draw be enough to protect his woman?
Nerdy Scifi Office Romance, "it Starts With A Kiss" By Jl Peridot — Out Now
Sure, she could play it cool when they talked about work, but anything else got her skittish inside and paranoid as hell, which he could tell by looking at her. Him and everyone else. So she always made sure she was the first to look away when they made eye contact; the first to break stride when they fell in step; the first to change positions when she saw their arms folded the same way. She had hiding it down to an art. — Celeste is a talented engineer who doesn't realize her job's going nowhere fast. She's a little naïve. She'll cut code and solder cables forever as long as Owen's around. Owen, on the other hand, knows exactly how badly things suck—he just doesn't care. Sure, his skills aren't what they used to be, but they're still better than what Halcyon Aries deserves. Then it happens. The company's toxic management team finally cross the line. As both techies race to upgrade the station and to free the team from their oppressive contracts, they come to learn that life—and love—can only ever be what you make it. Strap in for a steamy office romance in space, because sometimes It Starts With a Kiss! — Available in eBook and paperback. Published by Kyanite Publishing

BOOK REVIEWS
Lord of the Last Heartbeat
| LGBTQ

LORD OF THE LAST HEARTBEAT is the first book in the Sacred Dark series, and we focus on Mio and Rhodry. Both of these have secrets and 'powers' that have an effect on their lives. Mio no longer wants to 'help' his mother, but can't see a way out. Rhodry...

Arctic Heat
| LGBTQ

ARCTIC HEAT is the third book in the Frozen Hearts series, and although we stay in Alaska, we see a very different side of it. There is less emphasis placed on the beauty of the region, and more on the natural dangers that exist every winter. In this...

Broken News: M/M Mafia Romance
| LGBTQ

BROKEN NEWS is a suspenseful M/M romance, with twists and turns that kept me on the edge of my seat. Characters who aren't quite what they seem, an engaging story line and a world where some never dare to tread. Overall, a really good read and one I would...

The Dark Bones
| Romantic Suspense/Mystery

THE DARK BONES is a twisty romantic suspense mystery that captivated me and had me on the edge of my seat. I couldn't turn the pages fast enough, caught as I was with Ash's secrets. And, oh yes, of course, the mystery of the teens who disappeared twenty...

Search and Destroy
| Contemporary Romance

In SEARCH AND DESTROY, Julie Rowe amps it up with a serious but sudden outbreak of measles, the mobilisation and the rush to contain yet another outbreak. In a straight, unapologetic continuation from the previous book (those who haven't yet might find...

Faker
| Contemporary Romance

FAKER surprised me much, in a good way, more so considering it's Sarah Smith's debut book with the enemies-to-lovers trope that I always dig. Still, I couldn't help but look at the many shades of Sally Thorne's 'The Hating Game' colouring Emmie's...

Good Guy
| Contemporary Romance

GOOD GUY combines forbidden attraction, hockey and a reporter desperately using anything she can to get a scoop on the latest (and oldest) rookie's life, with a little bit of a twist. But Kate Meader is a near-auto read for me most of the time and this...

A Witch in Time
| Paranormal Romance

The first in the Cat's Paw Cove Series, A WITCH IN TIME is a time travel romance. I found the character interaction enjoyable, however at times I felt the flow of the story is stilted when coming in and out of the past. Overall, I like this nice cozy...

In Other Words
| Contemporary Romance

It's mid-summer and whether you're sweating it or remaining cool in the air conditioning, you definitely need a slow burn to keep you entertained and not set your Kindle on fire. Might I recommend Jennifer Woodhull's IN OTHER WORDS? If you need further...

Well Met
| Contemporary Romance

When Emily Parker moved to Willow Creek to help her sister and niece after an accident, getting roped into being a tavern wench during the summer Renaissance Faire under the disapproving eye of a buttoned-up, uptight Simon Graham--the local high school...

The Rebound Effect
| Romantic Suspense/Mystery

THE REBOUND EFFECT by Linda Griffin is listed as a romantic suspense. It is not a romance. This book is a domestic psychological thriller. If considered in that genre, it is a high intensity read of a single mother on the rebound and the new man who comes...

Save Your Breath
| Romantic Suspense/Mystery

Melinda Leigh returns with one of the tightest, most cohesive crime-busting, lawyer-PI team in the Morgan Dane series--I can't seem to get enough of Morgan Dane and Lance Kruger--and SAVE YOUR BREATH is yet another great instalment in this fantastic lineup....

The Favored Wife
| Literary Romance

THE FAVORED WIFE tells the story of a fourth wife, from a religious community, who is trying to find her own place in the world. As the fourth wife, she is used to being told what to do (way down in the pecking order), and this carries over into her job....

Dine With me
| LGBTQ

DINE WITH ME is a change of direction from the Romantic Suspense novels I have read by Layla Reyne. And I don't mean in a bad way, as I thoroughly enjoyed reading this. Miller is a chef, who has just closed down a restaurant, is getting a divorce from...

Submitting to the Lawyer
| Erotic Romance

You know when you just find that book that you settle in with and don't want to stop reading? Well this is that book. SUBMITTING TO THE LAWYER is the 4th book in BJ's Cowboy Dom series, and each cowboy just keeps getting hotter and hotter as the series...

Spellbound
| LGBTQ

SPELLBOUND is the first book in the Magic in Manhattan series, and I seriously can't wait for book two! Set in the 1920's, you get a front seat to all that involves--Speakeasy's, prohibition, mobsters, Germans. It's all here, and gives you an insight...

Here Comes The Son
| LGBTQ

Childhood friends, a first crush turned into more, battles with demons, and more junk food than you can shake a stick at all done Dahlia Donovan style. HERE COMES THE SON is a little different than what I would normally expect from this author with its...

Submitting to the Sheriff
| Erotic Romance

SUBMITTING TO THE SHERIFF is the second book in the superbly talented BJ Wane's Cowboy Doms series. If you love your men alpha and heroic and your women independent with a slight touch of brat, you won't be disappointed here. BJ had definitely settled...

Safe in the Hitman's Arms
| Erotic Romance

SAFE IN THE HITMAN'S ARMS is a well paced short story, with dynamic characters and an intriguing support cast. I found the storyline engaging and balance between story and romance well delivered. Overall a great read!

Arctic Wild
| LGBTQ

ARCTIC WILD is the second book in the Frozen Hearts series, and I am happy to report that Griffin and River make a cameo appearance. This book is all about Reuben and Toby though. Reuben goes on the trip initially to prove to his friend that he will,...

Saved Between the Sheets
| Erotic Romance

SAVED BETWEEN THE SHEETS is a collection of stories, all revolving around the world of Superheroes. Some are 'for real', whilst others aren't--one involves a costume of someone going to a KinkCon. Whether it is Reverse Harem, or BDSM, or just plain...

Top Secret
| LGBTQ

In a rivals-to-lovers frat house story, Elle Kennedy and Sarina Bowen head straight into M/M territory after Him and Us (one of my first few and most memorable stories) once again and I'd be lying to say that I wasn't excited about this rushed announcement...

Kings Rising
| LGBTQ

KINGS RISING left my head spinning and it is a thrilling conclusion to the series really, as C.S Pacat pushes the envelope with court machinations, battle strategies (on and off field). Or rather, it's akin to following a game of chess as the pieces are...

Red, White & Royal Blue
| LGBTQ

RED, WHITE AND ROYAL BLUE is an indulgent afternoon fix, really, but so unique in its application of the British royals and American 'royalty' in romantic fiction. Enemies-to-lovers, diversity in politics (or diversity full-stop), bisexuality, blended-families...

The Alpha Wolf's Mate
| Erotic Romance

THE ALPHA WOLF'S MATE appears to be a standalone, although it could quite easily be turned into a series, as there are a number of characters I want to hear more about. Serena is heading towards her new job when her car breaks down... at night... on...

Good With His Hands
| Erotic Romance

GOOD WITH HIS HANDS is a quick read, centering around an unexpected encounter in the wilderness. The story is charming with likeable characters and a cute, sexy storyline.

Overture
| Erotic Romance

Skye Warren's daring forbidden themes have been my catnip for a while and I jumped on OVERTURE for this very reason. A warning caveat about the edginess of this story: Ms. Warren respects the consensual age limit, though the age-gap between guardian and...

A Werewolf State of Mind
| Erotic Romance

A psychiatrist and a patient that are more than you can see. A WEREWOLF STATE OF MIND has delightful characters with great interaction. I enjoyed this story. The characters' openness and romantic development were well delivered, leaving me wanting...

Overture
| Erotic Romance

OVERTURE, the premier novel in Skye Warren's North Security series, captivates with complex characters and taboo eroticism. Ms. Warren combines the worlds of classical musicians and ex-military mercenaries to create a seductive story that is as suspenseful...

Wicked Chemistry
| Erotic Romance

Eden Margaret Fijalkowski has always been the good girl. Not one to (generally) break the rules, when she moves to Texas to take a full-time job teaching high school sciences, she suddenly finds herself willing to break all the rules. Mason (Mace)...

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MEET THE AUTHORS
Suzy Shearer
Western Sydney, Australia

Renaissance woman, best-selling and Award winning author Suzy Shearer writes contemporary and paranormal erotic romances filled with mature and interesting characters. Her books always feature older heroes and heroines; ranging from mid 40s to 60s. The...

Blushing Books
Illinois

Allison West is a #1 International Best-Selling Author in Victorian, Historical, and BDSM Erotica. She has penned multiple stories in many genres also under the name Ruth Silver. Allison West has been inventing worlds and writing stories for years....

Bonnie Phelps
California

Rumor has it that Bonnie began telling stories at a very early age. Photos exist of the author toddling around the corner of the family home covered in mud babbling about magic rabbits leading her through the garden. Her parents were amused - until they...

Sheri Lynn
Alabama, USA

I grew up an Army brat, so my childhood involved moving every three years. However, truly a southern gal, I currently reside in Alabama with my husband, two Chihuahuas, a mean cat, turtle, and a teenage daughter. I have two sons, who live on their own,...

Kate Hill
USA

Kate Hill is a vegetarian New Englander who started writing over twenty years ago for pleasure. Since 1996, she has sold over one hundred short stories, novellas, and novels. She prefers to blend genres, and she loves horror and a happily ever after,...

Kate Allure


Kate Allure writes erotic romances that celebrate sensuality, sexual exploration and, of course, true love. Writing for Entangled Publishing and Sourcebooks, her books feature real women meeting handsome professional, working men as they go about their...


MEET THE REVIEWERS
JV
Kentucky

I'm happily married and have a daughter who is now grown as well as a houseful of pets. Currently, we have one dog, two cats, and a chinchilla of our own and are fostering a rescued mother cat and her four kittens. Life is never dull, but romance...

Rain Hart
Serbia

I'm in love with romance books - historical, contemporary, suspense. Love the smutty stuff. The smuttier the better, actually. BDSM, m/m, dark... Paranormal works too, as long as there are shifters in the story. Not a great fan of those vampires, to tell...

Linda Hays-Gibbs
Alabama

She was born in Mississippi and lives in Alabama. She went back to school, graduated with a BA in Anthropology from University of Alabama. Reading is like nectar from the Gods to Linda and writing is just plain fun. Her great, great grandfather...

Christine Blackthorn
UK

In "real" life, I am an academic with degrees in Political Science, Economics, Philosophy and Law and an insatiable desire to confound, baffle and disconcert my students. I love to read and write anything romance or erotica with a side of kink, things...


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A chance meeting opens Fiona's eyes to some very sexy possibilities. Recent graduate Fiona Gillespie is stuck working in a grimy pub in London's East End, and living in a horrid flat. It's only while she figures out what she wants to do career-wise, but that's easier said than done. When she sees an advertisement for a job at a plush Mayfair hotel, she jumps at the chance. Determination and a spot of luck land Fiona her dream role—and it comes with accommodation included. Her job and living situation sorted, things are on the up. Unfortunately, her personal life is lacklustre. It doesn't bother her, though—not until she meets businessmen James and Logan, and her head is well and truly turned. When a misunderstanding leads Fiona to James and Logan's sumptuous top-floor hotel suite, she has no idea what she's about to uncover. Her imagination runs wild, but not wild enough to get to the truth—James and Logan are a couple, and they're into some seriously intriguing activities. Fascinated, she launches herself into a whole new world with the two men. But is this just physical, or is their arrangement set to become something more? Note: Eyes Wide Open has been previously published. This version has been re-edited.
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Through all the heartache Scarlett never stopped loving JD, but she doubts she can ever trust him again. There is too many years, and uncertainty, between them to go back. Just when she starts to hope, something else threatens to destroy her and she'll need JD more than ever. Healing old wounds might be the salve Scarlett needs to find the strength to survive the upcoming agony awaiting her.
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Follow the drama of heroic spies as they defeat the evil pirate Captain Shears who threatens to destroy their beloved England. Can they endure his treachery to find love everlasting? Enjoy the Romancing the Spies Boxed Set where deception becomes uncovered to reveal a deep desire to protect those they love. These stories set in Regency England are full of mystery, intrigue, and a passion that draws you in until the last page. Rescued By the Captain – She was abandoned at sea… He found her at sea… Rescued By the Spy – She kidnapped him for revenge… He kidnapped her for love… Rescued By the Scot – She rescued him for vengeance… He kidnapped her for desire… Enjoy these three Regency Historical Romance novels in this boxed set. If you love historical romances filled with drama and steamy passion… you'll love Romancing the Spies!
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Welcome to Cat's Paw Cove, Florida—an enchanting seaside town and favorite tourist destination. But there's something unusual about the locals, both human and feline. The popular Shipwreck Museum might just take you back in time, and the historic Sherwood House holds secrets, old and new. Adopt a furever friend at the Cove Cat Café, treat yourself to a psychic reading at Eye of Newt metaphysical shop, pick up a special trinket from Black Cat Antiquities. And don't be surprised if you find your heart in the magic of Cat's Paw Cove. In a violent storm in 1645, Colin Wilshire's Barbados-bound ship is swept off course. He's sure he and his pregnant bride are fated to drown when he's tossed into the sea. He wakes in a strange land and is saved by a blue-haired angel. Twenty-first-century witch and cat rescuer Luna Halpern has fallen for more than her share of unsuitable guys—including one with a long-distance fiancé, and another who was more interested in other dudes than in Luna. Finally, a safe, drama-free guy is interested in her, and she's confident that she'll muster up an attraction to him. When she stumbles upon a handsome, mysterious man who speaks oddly, seems not to know where he is, or even what century it is, her first instinct is to help him. Certain he's either stuck in a crazy dream or in limbo between life and death, Colin stays close to Luna. As his feelings for her grow, he's forced to choose between his obligations in the past and his hopes for the future.
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