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Review of Only In My Dreams (Ribbon Ridge # 1) by Darcy Burke

“You’re not odd, and you’re not bad at this. I’m bad news, remember? Just so long as you know that.” – Dylan Wescott Only In My DreamsSeries:  Ribbon Ridge # 1Author:  Darcy BurkePublisher:  Avon ImpulseRelease Date:  February 17th, 2015Source: Edelweiss Buy Links: Amazon – B&N – iTunes – KoboAdd to GoodreadsAdd Series to Goodreads From USA Today bestselling author Darcy Burke comes a sexy and emotional family saga about seven siblings who reunite in a small Oregon town to fulfill their brother’s dying wish … and find love in unexpected places. Fed up with her self-imposed single life, successful event planner Sara Archer heads to a bar for a night of dancing … and bumps into Dylan Wescott, the high school crush she hasn’t seen in years. A little harmless flirting leads to a hot, completely uncharacteristic one-night stand; but when she wakes up alone, Sara knows her life is…

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Feature and Giveaway: Bedroom Eyes and Perfect Match by Hailey North

Boudoir Lies… Overworked tax attorney Penelope Sue fields never had time for romance—so she invented a phantom lover named Raoul to fill the gaping hole in her love life. But all it takes is one chance encounter with hunky undercover cop Tony Olano in a New Orleans elevator, and Penelope is ready to give her fantasy man the boot in favor of the flesh and blood, rippling muscled real thing. Now if only he would notice her. Bedroom Eyes… Badboy-turned-cop Tony Olano can’t help but notice the dreamy-eyed lawyer—she’s not only desirable, she’s a suspect in his ongoing criminal investigation! And that’s where grandmotherly Mrs. Maebelle Merlin comes in. A well-meaning meddler, Mrs. Merlin’s prepared to use mystical arts to unite the “all-work-no-play” lady lawyer and the sexy, sensitive lawman. Trouble is that her spell goes seriously awry, leaving Tony and Penelope to forge their own tumultuous path to good…

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Feature and Giveaway: Back in the Game by Lori Wilde

New York Times bestselling author Lori Wilde welcomes you to Stardust, Texas . . . where dreams come true and love is always right around the corner Wanted: ghostwriter. Must be female, a baseball fan, and have a great pair of legs. Ex-pitcher Rowdy Blanton never saw a woman he couldn’t conquer or a team he couldn’t beat. And now that he’s off the field he’s ready to tell all about when he played the field. So he chooses Breeanne Carlyle to do the job-she’s got the requirements, but more important, there’s something about her that makes him want to be a better man. Convinced there’s more to Rowdy than a good fastball, a wicked smile, and a tight pair of pants, Breeanne can’t help but be tempted. After all, it’s boring always being the good girl, and Rowdy dares her to be just a little bad. The stakes are…

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ARC Review: Diary of an Accidental Wallflower by Jennifer McQuiston

Diary of an Accidental Wallflower is the start of a new series for Jennifer McQuiston the Seduction Diaries. A first for me, never having read this author before, I thoroughly enjoyed this book. A light and easy read that I breezed through. I expected it to be a bit of historical fluff, which is fine with me sometimes that’s exactly what you need, but there was more to this book than that and that was a nice surprise. The main characters are more than they seem. Clare Westmore may seem like an empty headed socialite but is really very intelligent and well read she only pretends so she won’t stick out in the ton and so it would be easy to find a husband. Dr. Daniel Merial isn’t just your ordinary doctor he is also trying to discover a better way to administer chloroform safely for surgery. The characters are…

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Meet my narrator, PJ Ochlan!

Meet the narrator of the two new Elite Ops audiobooks and my new friend, PJ Ochlan. A veteran stage, screen, and television actor, PJ is also a dialect coach and audiobook narration instructor as well as one of the co-founders of the Deyan Institute. We met last fall through Twitter when PJ posted about his work on Hard Target and Personal Target. As we chatted back and forth online, it turned out that we had some friends in common. I knew next to nothing about audiobooks or audiobook production and asked if we could do an interview when Elite Ops was released in audio. PJ generously agreed. I hope you’ll enjoy learning about his process and audiobook narration as much as I did. Kay: What led you to voice acting/narration? PJ: I started acting professionally when I was 11. Shortly thereafter I got my start behind the microphone doing commercial…

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REVIEW: THE IMMORTAL WHO LOVES ME

TITLE: THE IMMORTAL WHO LOVES ME AUTHOR: LYNSAY SANDS PUBLSHER:AVON PUBLISHED: February 24, 2015 SOURCE: EDELWEISS New York Times  and USA Today  bestseller Lynsay Sands continues her enormously popular vampire series starring the Argeneau family A few hours ago, Sherry Carne would have sworn that vampires didn’t exist. That’s before rogue immortals rampage through her store, leaving bloody chaos (literally) in their wake. The kicker comes when Sherry learns that one of the vamps on the bad guys’ trail may be her life mate. Her head says it’s impossible. The rest of her takes one look at Basileios Argeneau, and has much more interesting ideas. Whatever Basil expected in a life mate, funny, outspoken Sherry isn’t it. But mind-blowing chemistry and instinct don’t lie. They tell him something else too—that Sherry’s connection to the immortal world goes deeper than she knows. And that she’s in the kind of danger only Basil…

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Review & Giveaway: Back In The Game by Lori Wilde

Back In the GameStardust, Texas # 1 By: Lori Wilde Releasing February 24th, 2015 Avon Blurb New York Times bestselling author Lori Wilde welcomes you to Stardust, Texas . . . where dreams come true and love is always right around the corner Wanted: ghostwriter. Must be female, a baseball fan, and have a great pair of legs. Ex-pitcher Rowdy Blanton never saw a woman he couldn’t conquer or a team he couldn’t beat. And now that he’s off the field he’s ready to tell all about when he played the field. So he chooses Breeanne Carlyle to do the job-she’s got the requirements, but more important, there’s something about her that makes him want to be a better man. Convinced there’s more to Rowdy than a good fastball, a wicked smile, and a tight pair of pants, Breeanne can’t help but be tempted. After all, it’s boring always being…

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Spotlight Blitz Party: SINFUL REWARDS 8 by Cynthia Sax!

Spotlight Blitz Party for a steamy installment of SINFUL REWARDS 8 by the fabulous Cynthia Sax!   Synopsis: Bee Carter is no longer torn between her handsome billionaire and her tattooed bad boy biker. After enjoying mind-melting, world-tilting sex and experiencing the pleasure of waking in her man’s arms, she has finally made her choice. Or has she? A violent early morning confrontation pits biker against billionaire and results in a shocking proposal: the discarded man is willing to overlook Bee’s wild night with his rival in order to win her love. He will sacrifice his pride, his heart, and everything he holds dear to have her. Bee is unmoved by the offer…until the man she’s chosen encourages her to accept. Now Bee is yet again faced with an impossible decision: Does she pursue the man she craves who has rejected her love or does she settle for the man…

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Feature and Giveaway Diary of an Accidental Wallflower by Jennifer McQuiston

Pretty and popular, Miss Clare Westmore knows exactly what (or rather, who) she wants: the next Duke of Harrington. But when she twists her ankle on the eve of the Season’s most touted event, Clare is left standing in the wallflower line watching her best friend dance away with her duke. Dr. Daniel Merial is tempted to deliver more than a diagnosis to London’s most unlikely wallflower, but he doesn’t have time for distractions, even one so delectable. Besides, she’s clearly got her sights on more promising prey. So why can’t he stop thinking about her? All Clare wants to do is return to the dance floor. But as her former friends try to knock her permanently out of place, she realizes with horror she is falling for her doctor instead her duke. When her ankle finally heals and she faces her old life again, will she throw herself back…

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