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June 9, 2016

So this is my new blog.  On here I will review all the books I read.  Right now, nearly all my reviews can be found on Goodreads. As I continue to work on this blog I will sort and add my older reviews into categories. I am looking forward to this project as this is something I have wanted to do for a long time. I love to read and I love to write.  So I hope you will visit this blog from time to time and watch it grow.

Christine

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RELEASE BLITZ ~Shattered by A.K. MacBride ~ Genre: Contemporary Romance ~ Release Date: September 24th 2018


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 Shattered

by A.K. MacBride

 

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In life, you always learn one important lesson you’ll never forget.
 
For me, it was to never have hopes and dreams. They could shatter into a million pieces in a matter of seconds.
 
I’d lived by that one rule my entire life, until the day Harper and her little boy moved in next door. One look into her guarded eyes and a flame of hope was lit. Little did I know; her green eyes held more pain than my heart did.
 
Breaking through the fortified walls she’d erected around hers would cause me more agony than I’d ever imagined possible.
 
I didn’t know if two broken and bruised individuals could come together and create something beautiful out of nothing but shattered pieces.
 
But I needed to find out.
 
 


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RELEASE BLITZ ~ Title: Craving Dragonflies, Series: Chasing Butterflies #4, Author: Terri E. Laine, Genre: New Adult/College Sports Romance, Release Date: September 23, 2018

 

 

Title: Craving Dragonflies

Series: Chasing Butterflies #4

Author: Terri E. Laine
Genre: New Adult/College Sports Romance
Release Date: September 23, 2018

 

Blurb
One of us is innocent and the other far from
it.
College
senior Willow Young has two goals this year: to graduate and lose her v-card.
The first seems easy and the second almost impossible. Guys don’t notice her
when Celeste, her roommate and step-sister, is considered the hottest girl on
campus. When Ashton Westborough, a gorgeous football player, comes to her
rescue in more ways than one, she stupidly falls hard for him even though the
walls to his heart are impenetrable.
When they end up in his room… his bed, he is
powerless to stop what happens next.
Ashton has
no intention of playing professional football after graduation no matter how
good he is. Though he has no idea where the future will lead him, anywhere is
better than the shitty childhood he endured. One thing he knows for sure is
that he’s done with love. The idea of using mindless sex to forget the past may
be the best idea. When Willow and her mass of sunlit curls repeatedly find
their way in his tortured thoughts, he vows not to let his darkness consume
her. After one sizzling night together, he’s the one surprised to find himself
unable to let go.

 

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Author Bio

Terri E.
Laine, USA Today bestselling author, left a lucrative career as a CPA to pursue
her love for writing. Outside of her roles as a wife and mother of three, she’s
always been a dreamer and as such became an avid reader at a young age.
 
Many years later, she got a crazy idea to write a novel and set out to try to
publish it. With over a dozen titles published under various pen names, the
rest is history. Her journey has been a blessing, and a dream realized. She
looks forward to many more memories to come.



You can find more about her books at www.terrielaine.com.


 

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RELEASE BLITZ ~ Title: Gym Junkie, Author: T L Swan, Genre: Red Hot Contemporary, Romance Release Date: September 23, 2018

 

Title: Gym Junkie
Author: T L Swan
Genre: Red Hot Contemporary Romance
Release Date: September 23, 2018

 

Blurb

 

We’ve all done it, salivated
Over a guy at the gym, imagined the unimaginable.
Wanted what we can’t have.
 
Only my fantasy has turned into an obsession.
Every night like clockwork he’s there.
Every night like clockwork I’m ready.
 
I’m not the kind of girl who does this kind of thing and 
he’s exactly the kind of man that does.
 
He’s as sexy AF.
Dominant as all hell.
Built like a machine.
 
And when he turns up at my work
 
My worst f**king nightmare.

 

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Excerpt
I swipe my
key through the door scanner.  It’s 9:35 p.m and I’m late. After not
wanting to come at all, and deliberating the whole thing for over an hour in
the shower, I’m finally here.
I’m not
really sure why, but what the hell. It can’t hurt, I suppose.
I walk into
the gym and take a look around. There are a few guys working out at the back,
plus a girl on the treadmill.
Great. He’s not
even here. 
All that
over-analysing for nothing
Damn it.
After
making my way onto the treadmill I start walking. I turn up the speed and begin
to walk faster. I suppose I’ll have to actually work out then. What an
anticlimax. I spent over an hour psyching myself up to be here, and he doesn’t
even show up.
Fucking
typical.
All men
piss me off.
Oh well,
it’s his loss. 
Turning up
the speed, I begin to jog, getting lost in the repetition. But when I look up
into the mirror, I see him. There he is. He’s sitting on the weights bench in
the corner, and flashing a slow sexy smile my way. He’s wearing a white T-shirt
and navy sports shorts.
My stomach
dances with excitement. I force him a smile, and then I look down, pretending
to be uninterested.
God, he’s
so….
He’s
probably just a prop in this place. That’s what I would do if I owned a gym:
pay gorgeous guys to hang out and make the girls swoon. It makes good business
sense, that’s for sure.
I run for
fifteen minutes, and he does weights as he watches me. To be honest, I wish he
would look away because I’m dying over here. I can’t run for this long
naturally. I’m totally showing off. I may go ass over tit at any moment and
skin my knee to the bone.
One man
finally leaves the gym, and then five minutes later the other one follows. The
group of guys walk out the back, leaving only one woman in the gym who is doing
sit ups. His eyes trail over to her, and I wonder is he thinking the same thing
as me.
Buzz off,
woman. Why are you in the gym so late, stupid?
I stop running
and bring the treadmill back to a walking pace. I wipe my face with my towel,
grateful when the lady packs up her things and leaves through the front door.
Brock’s
eyes find mine in the mirror and a dark smile crosses his face.
Shit. My
heart begins to beat faster. I keep walking, and he stands to make his way over
to me.
“Hello,” he
purrs.
I smile
goofily. “Hi.” Why does he have to be so damn sexy? I can’t even pretend to be
cool.
He puts his
hand over mine on the handrail, and I feel an energy zap between us.
“I’ve been
thinking about you all day,” he says.
My eyes
hold his as my stomach flips. “Y-you have?” I pant.
He nods
slowly, his eyes not leaving mine for a single second. 
“What were
you thinking about?” I ask.
“I was
thinking that I need to talk to you in private.”

God, is he for real?  “Is that so?” I look around the empty gym. “Is
that why you had to wait for everyone to leave to come and talk to me?”

“Well, I
didn’t want anyone to be suspicious of the two of us talking the other night in
the bathroom.”

“Talking?”
I smirk. “Is that what you call it?”
He smiles
sexily, and my stomach clenches yet again. Don’t smile at me like that.
“Yes.” He
pauses as he rolls his lips, as if amused. “It was a very stimulating conversation.”

I smile as I continue to walk.

“For some
more than others,” he adds.

Unable to
help it, I laugh. “Yes, it was a very stimulating conversation
that we had the other night.”
His eyes
hold mine. “Did you enjoy it?”
What’s it
going to be? I get a vision of Simon last night with that girl.
Sink or
swim.
“I did.”
Our eyes are locked. “Very much, actually.”
 Oh,
this guy makes me want to be a dirty whore.
Satisfaction
flashes across his face and he licks his lips. He runs his hand up my forearm,
his eyes following his touch. “I have something else to tell you.”
I act
surprised. “You do?”
“I do.”
“What is
it?” 
“I can’t
tell you here, Pocket.” His eyes rise to my lips.
“Why not?”
I feel the burn of his gaze.
“It’s
private.”
He takes
his hand off my arm, and it causes me to frown. I hate the loss of his touch.
“So, where do you want to tell me this private information?” I ask as I play
along.
“We should
probably talk where we talked last time.” He rolls his lips to hide his smile,
he likes this game.
“Really?” I
widen my eyes.
He nods
slowly. “Really.”
I continue
to walk on the treadmill.
“So, I’m
going to go into the discussion room now.”
“The
discussion room?” I widen my eyes and laugh. “You are something else.”
“I know,”
he chuckles, and then gestures up to the ceiling. I look up, following his
direction.
There’s a
camera… 
Shit.
“I’m going
to go into the discussion room, and in five minutes, you should do the same.”
“But,
they’ll see us?” I whisper.
“No, they
won’t. Once you come into the bathroom, you just have to stay in there for five
minutes. If we don’t enter or leave together, the tapes won’t be looked at. Not
unless there is an incident and they have to be watched back.
“Oh.” I
frown, and without another word he disappears up the hall with his gym bag. I
walk for another five minutes with my heart beating out of control. This is so
naughty, so freaking hot, and I have to say, so out of character for me that
it’s not even funny.
I’ll just
go and talk to him—see what he has to say. I hope he kisses me again. His kiss
was to die for. Who the heck is this guy, anyway?
I would
never do this. I am not the sort of girl who meets up with guys in a public
bathroom.  My eyes flicker to the hallway as my excitement runs
through me. 
Am I?
I hit stop
on the treadmill with my heart hammering in my chest. I take my towel and drink
bottle, and then I walk up the hall to the bathrooms. I look up and see the
camera at the end of the hall positioned so it shows all of the five bathroom
doors clearly. I drop my head to hide my face.
As long as
I don’t walk back out, he said I’m fine.
God, if
anyone ever knew I was doing this, I’d die.
I walk to
the end door and take the handle in my hand. I pause for a moment and close my
eyes. My heart is banging, and I look back up the hall one more time. Should I
go? No. Just do it.
I open the
door and rush in, quickly closing the door behind me. I flick the lock and turn
around.
The room is
filled with steam and the shower screen is open. Brock is naked in the shower
when he turns to face me.
His large
shoulders and chest have soap over them, and his hair is already wet. His
stomach is rippled with muscles, and his huge hard cock hangs heavily between
his legs.
He smiles
sexily. “Took your time, Pocket.”
Oh, dear
God. Holy. Fucking. Shit.
“Brock!” I
frown as I stare at him. “What the hell are you doing?”
I glance
back to the door, damn it. I can’t leave for a few minutes.
He looks at
me casually and rubs the soap in across his chest. “Taking a shower, what does
it look like?”
“You’re
incredible.” I shake my head in disgust. “I’m leaving right now.”
“Why?” He
gives me a slow sexy smile and holds his hands out to the side. “Taking a
shower is a perfectly natural thing. I wanted to be clean for our
conversation.”
Bastard.
“You want
to have a conversation with me with,” I gesture to his groin, “with your dick
hanging out.”
He looks
down at himself, and then back up at me. “Does my dick offend you?”
“Yes,” I
gasp. “Your dick offends me.”
I glance
down again. That is the most beautiful dick I’ve ever seen. Okay, sure, I
haven’t seen many, but I’m still sure it’s the most perfect one there is. For
fuck’s sake, this guy is so over confident, I don’t even have words to describe
him, and why the hell is it turning me on?
This is
un-fucking-believable. How on earth did I get myself into this situation?
Brock
continues to rub soap over his chest, eventually lathering his groin area up,
too. I have to concentrate on not looking down again.  
“Why?” he
asks.
I frown.
“Because… because…” I look around as I search for the right choice of words.
“It’s the assumption you make that I am comfortable with you being naked when I’m
not.” I shake my head and throw my hands in the air. “I’m so not.”
“If it
makes you feel more comfortable, I am completely fine with you taking your
clothes off, too.” He shrugs casually. “You know, for our discussion.”
I smirk. Of
all the hide. “You’re an idiot.”
He smiles
that sexy smile again, and I feel my insides begin to melt. “I prefer to think
I’m just honest.”
“How is
this being honest?”
“Well.” He
pauses as a moment as he soaps his groin up again.
“Will you
stop doing that!” I snap. “It’s very distracting.” I concentrate hard on
keeping my eyes focused on his face.
“Big dicks
don’t lie,” he says, raising his brow.
I stare at him, completely lost for words, even though I
really want to howl with laughter. “You did not just say
that?”

 

Author Bio
Lover of her
husband, children, words, chocolate and margaritas.
When she is not
writing her next novel, you will find her in a café drinking coffee with
friends.
Writing is her
passion.
Books by T L Swan
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RELEASE BLITZ ~ Title: Blue Series: Dragon Runners #3 Author: ML Nystrom ~ Genre: MC Romance, Release Date: September 22, 2018

 

 

Title: Blue

Series: Dragon Runners #3

Author: ML Nystrom
Publisher: Hot Tree Publishing

Genre: MC Romance

Release Date: September 22, 2018
Blurb
How much weight can a man take on his shoulders before
he buckles?

Blue’s life is
in shambles.
He has to fight off
his MC brotherhood on a drug problem threatening his town, balance his time as
a father while dealing with a vicious custody battle with his ex, and somehow
manage the huge load of responsibilities of his job.  All the while, he is
fighting his attraction to the quiet shopkeeper who lives just across the
street from him. The last thing he wants is to take her down with him.
Psalm’s life is
uneventful.
Finally healed
after the heartache of losing her husband, kind-souled Psalm throws herself
into her store and rescuing dogs. Her crush on Blue can be traced back to high
school so many years ago, and even after being widowed, she still carries a
torch for him.  From the sidelines, she aches for Blue and his children.
With hercaring nature, she reaches out to him, over and over again, even when
he pushes her away. Is Psalm’s heart strong enough to take on this broken man
and heal him?

 

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Author Bio
ML Nystrom had
stories in her head since she was a child. All sorts of stories of
fantasy, romance, mystery and anything else that captured her interest.  A
voracious reader, she’s spent many hours devouring books; therefore, she
found it only fitting she should write a few herself!  
ML has spent
most of my life as a performing musician and band instrument
repair technician, but that doesn’t mean she’s pigeon-holed into one
mold.  She’s been a university professor, belly dancer, craftsperson, soap
maker, singer, rock band artist, jewelry maker, lifeguard, swim coach, and
whatever else she felt like exploring.  As one of her students said to her
once, “Life’s too short to ignore the opportunities.”  She
has no intention of ever stopping… so welcome to her story world. She
hopes you enjoy it!
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📝REVIEW📝 ~ 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 ~ Blocked: Breakaway Book Two ~ By L.P. Dover ~ Publication: October 31st 2017

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BLOCKED

A Breakaway Novel One

By

L.P. Dover

Genre: #Romance #HockeyRomance #ContemporaryRomance

My Rating:  5

Cover:  5

Publication:  October 31st 2017

Read:  September 6th 2018  (ARC provided by Enticing Journey Book Promotions)

POV:  First-person dual perspectives

Series:  Breakaway:  Hard Stick; Blocked;  Playmaker; Off The Ice ~ Coming Soon!

Check out Series on Goodreads:  https://www.goodreads.com/series/196447-breakaway

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Synopsis:

He’s got every reason to be cocky . . . until a female cuts him down to size.

I’m Dallas Easton, the best goaltender in the league. I make a damn good living playing hockey, and with women falling at my feet wherever I go, why not enjoy it? I get whatever I want, whenever I want—that is, until I come across the one player who gets the best of me on the ice.

When I try to pummel the dude, all hell breaks loose. Imagine my surprise when the helmet comes off to reveal a woman underneath. And not just any woman, but the sexiest woman I’ve ever seen. Callie Davis is the complete opposite of the puck bunnies I usually go for, a good girl with sick moves and a selfless streak a mile wide. I need to make amends, but she dodges me at every turn. It doesn’t help that Callie’s brother hates my guts, or that my agent thinks she’s bad for my career.

But I could care less what they think. I can’t let our little run-in on the ice be the end of our story. Because when I set my sights on something, I won’t rest until I score.

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My Review:

 Blocked (Breakaway, #2)Blocked by L.P. Dover

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

5 Stars…

Have I been hiding under a rock? Why did I not read this book sooner? If there is one type of genre/trope I love binge reading, it’s hockey romances. They are my kryptonite for sure. The Breakaway series by L.P. Dover has everything I love in hockey romances. While I haven’t yet read the first book yet, I have read books two and three and am excited for the next book that will be coming soon.

L.P. Dover has the talent for weaving a tale of love, romance, a bit of angst and even a touch of suspense. I found times that I was smiling or swooning. I even teared up here and there. One of my favorite aspects of romance novels are the dual perspectives. For me it certainly makes a better book. Being able to be inside the protagonists heads are important for my connectivity to both the hero AND heroine. So I was so pleased this book has all that for me.

A second favorite aspect is a groveling hero. I love when the hero of a romance knows he messed up, knows what he wants and will do anything to go after it. Even if he makes a fool of himself. The third plus for me is comedy. I was so pleased to see that in this book as well.

Dallas is a cocky man. He is used to getting the girls and you can assume correctly he loves women. Unfortunately his love for women will end up getting him into some trouble. But to Dallas’ delight, an “angel” comes to his rescue. And from that moment on he starts to see his life differently. Unfortunately, Dallas is not one to be taken seriously AND he may or may not have a couple of brawny, protective brothers to convince that he is going to be a better man. I loved the antics that went on between all the guys in this book. I don’t want to say too much regarding the dynamics of the team because that is partly what makes this book fun. Also there are many fun-loving, loyal secondary characters that bring more depth to this book.

Callie is a great heroine. She is smart, funny, independent and sassy. Not to mention, she can play hockey like a fiend. I loved watching her reactions to Dallas and his persistence to win her over. I felt the chemistry and connection these two had. And most importantly, I believed it. I believed that Dallas could change from his wild ways. And I absolutely loved that Callie made him work for it. Lord, did she make him work, lol.

This is a series I will be watching. There is a whole team of sexy, cocky hockey players that could use the love of a good woman. If you love hockey and fun, sexy low angst romances, I believe you’ll love this book.

This is my honest and unbiased review. Thank you for taking the time to read it. 🙂

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📝REVIEW📝 ~ 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 ~ Shattered: WIllow Creek Book One ~ Author: A.K. McBride ~ Genre: Contemporary Romance ~ Release Date: September 24th 2018

Desire, sensuality, seduction concept

SHATTERED

Willow Creek Book One

By

A.K. McBride

Genre:  #ContemporaryRomance

My Rating:  5

Cover:  5

Publication:  September 24th 2018

Read:  September 12th 2018  (ARC provided by RRR Promotion)

Kindle Edition:  200 pages

POV:  First-person dual perspectives

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Synopsis:

In life, you always learn one important lesson you won’t ever forget.
For me, it was to never have hopes and dreams.
They could shatter into a million pieces in a matter of seconds.
I’d managed to live by that one rule almost my entire life, until the day Harper and her little boy moved in next door.
One look into her guarded eyes and a flame of hope was lit.
Little did I know, her green eyes held more pain than my heart did. And breaking through the fortified walls she’d erected around hers would cause me more agony than I’d ever imagined possible.
I didn’t know if two broken and bruised individuals could come together and create something beautiful out of nothing but shattered pieces.
But I needed to find out.

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My Review:

Shattered (Willow Creek Book 1)Shattered by A.K. MacBride

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

5 Stars…
Talk about all the feels! This book has it all. I experienced so much in this book. Love, heartbreak, angst, some suspense and even a bit of humor. All in all, a perfectly balanced novel. This is an author I most definitely want to read more from.

Shattered is written in first-person with both Harper and Logan’s perspectives; an aspect I love in a book. Both Harper and Logan have traumatic pasts. While Logan has learned from his past and is moving forward, Harper is still running from hers. As I mentioned earlier, this book has it all. I never felt frustrated with the pace and I loved both characters. In fact, I loved all the characters and can’t wait for Logan’s brothers to have their love stories written.

Harper is new to town having moved there recently with her little boy. Harper is a sweet, caring woman. However, she is very guarded, keeping only a few select friends. She works at the local vet which I believe is the perfect job for her kind and caring heart. Unfortunately, Harper refuses to give her heart away again. Past experiences have her keeping constant vigil on the walls she has built around her life. She is not letting her guard down. Ever!

Logan, who just so happens to be infatuated with Harper wants her heart. He knows that won’t be easy and she is hiding secrets. That’s ok because Logan is a patient man. I want to add here, that Logan was amazing. Yes, he’s attractive and sexy and all those things that makes your heart grow. But most importantly, Logan is kind, caring, generous and patient. The way is was with Harper’s little boy is nothing less than precious. He is a gentleman.

There is some angst and drama but I don’t want to give too much away. This book was so great and you should get to experience all the feels on your own without any spoilers form me. I hope you enjoy this book as much as I have. I highly recommend Shattered as a must read!

This is my honest and unbiased opinion. Thank you for taking the time to read it. 🙂

 

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RELEASE BLITZ ~ Title: Center of Gravity, Author: K.K. Allen, Genre: Contemporary Sports Romance, Release Date: September 20, 2018

 

 

Title: Center of Gravity
Author: K.K. Allen
Genre: Contemporary Sports Romance
Release Date: September 20, 2018
Blurb
A
FLIRTY, SEXY, AND HEARTFELT FORBIDDEN SPORTS ROMANCE SET IN THE WORLD OF
PROFESSIONAL DANCE. (STANDALONE)
Lex

I came to L.A. with dreams bigger than me.

To learn from the best choreographers in the business and secure a professional
dance gig working for Hollywood’s elite.

Everything was going according to plan—until I was literally shoved into the
arms of the one man who could make or break my career.

Come to find out, it wasn’t my career I had to worry about.

It was my heart.

Theo
Everything about
Alexandra “Lex” Quinn screamed amateur, save for the way she moved across the
dance floor.

She was athleticism and grace, precision and passion, and she had a stage
presence I couldn’t tear my eyes from.

I wanted her…on my team, in my bed.

There was only one problem…

I couldn’t have both.

 

 

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Author Bio
K.K. Allen is an award-winning author and Interdisciplinary Arts and
Sciences graduate from the University of Washington who writes heartfelt and
inspirational Contemporary Romance stories about. “Capturing the Edge of
Innocence.” K.K. currently resides in central Florida, works full time as
a Digital Producer for a leading online educational institution, and is the
mother to a ridiculously handsome little dude who owns her heart.



K.K.’s publishing journey began in June 2014 with the YA Contemporary
Fantasy trilogy, The Summer Solstice. In 2016, K.K. published her first
Contemporary Romance, Up in the Treehouse, which went on to win the Romantic
Times 2016 Reviewers’ Choice Award for Best New Adult Book of the Year. With
K.K.’s love for inspirational and coming of age stories involving heartfelt
narratives and honest emotions, you can be assured to always be surprised by
what K.K. releases next.



Stay tuned for more information about upcoming projects by connecting
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RELEASE BLITZ ~ Title: Only the Positive, Series: Only You #1, Author: Elle Thorpe, Genre: Contemporary Romance,  Release Date: September 20, 2018

 

Title: Only the Positive

Series: Only You #1

Author: Elle Thorpe
Genre: Contemporary Romance

 Release Date: September 20, 2018

Blurb

 

Reese
I made a mistake that might have ruined
someone’s life. I’ve moved to Sydney to avoid the glares and the questions from
the people back home, but there’s one thing I can’t run from—the guilt and pain
that follows me relentlessly. All I can do is dull it with alcohol and casual
sex. But then my new boss, Mr Dark and Delicious, deserted me, mid kiss, with
my skirt hiked up and my shirt discarded on the alley floor. I should hate
him―him and the secrets he’s keeping. But I can’t stay away. Because the pain
and guilt he’s hiding mirror my own.
Low
All she wanted was one night. That, I could
do. I’m the king of casual. Love them and leave them, before they leave me.
With chemistry off the scale, we couldn’t even make it home, both of us too
impatient, ripping each other’s clothes off in the alleyway outside the bar.
Then my phone buzzed, and one text message stopped everything. I couldn’t
think. Couldn’t breathe. All I could do was run. I’m toxic, but I can’t tell
her why. I can’t bear the look of horror I know would cross her face. But I
also don’t know how to keep something so life altering from the woman I’m
falling for. Not when I need her just to survive it.

 

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Elle Thorpe lives on the sunny east coast of Australia,
about an hour out of Sydney. When she’s not writing stories full of kissing and
chemistry, she’s a wife, and mummy to three tiny humans. She’s also official ball
thrower to one slobbery dog named Rollo. Yes, she named a female dog after a
male character on Vikings. Don’t judge her. Elle is a complete and utter
fangirl at heart, obsessing over The Walking Dead and Outlander to an unhealthy
degree. But she wouldn’t change a thing.

 

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NEW RELEASE ~ Title: Brighter Than the Boss, Series: Beach Squad #5 (Standalone), Author: Marika Ray, Genre: Contemporary Romance/Romantic Comedy, Release Date: September 20, 2018

 

 

Title: Brighter Than the Boss
Series: Beach Squad #5 (Standalone)
Author: Marika Ray
Genre: Contemporary Romance/Romantic Comedy
Release Date: September 20, 2018

 

Blurb
When a case of mistaken identity leads to a naked make-out session with
my hot new employee, I decide to do the sensible thing and stay far, far away
to save both our jobs. Trouble is, all the whiskey and women in the world can’t
burn that memory out of my brain.
She’s everything I’m not: a happy, non-swearing, ray of sunshine. She’s
positively annoying, but I can’t deny the burning attraction that sparks every
time we’re near each other.
When a statewide tsunami warning puts my crew of lifeguards in a life or
death emergency, Sunny and I have to set our feelings aside to work closely
together. Crazy enough, the tsunami and tenuous job situation are the least of
my worries when she starts digging around in my dark past.

 

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Marika Ray
spends her time behind a computer crafting stories, walking the beaches of
southern California scoping out the lifeguards, and making healthy food for her
kids and husband whether they like it or not. Prior to writing novels, Marika
held various jobs in the finance industry, with private start-up companies, and
then in health & fitness. Cats may have nine lives, but Marika believes
everyone should have nine careers to keep things spicy.
Marika
enjoys writing all types of fiction novels, based on what inspires her. Right
now she’s working on stand-alone romances in the Beach Squad series, all about
California lifeguards and their equally fearless women. Moderate suspense, a
splash of humor, and lots of steamy romance…all with the beautiful ocean as a
relaxing backdrop!
More
information can be found at www.marikaray.com

 

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