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Disgraced
really liked it

Disgraced by Natasha Knight was so not what I expected. So I am not really sure how to voice my review on it. First of all, it was my first book by this author so I have to say I really liked her writing style and the story developmen…

Hunger: The Energy Vampires Book Two
really liked it

It has been a while since I read the last book by Jacquelyn Frank, but still she is one of those authors where after the first few pages you feel like coming home. I was really happy to receive “Hunger” the latest book in the Energy Va…

I'm Not in the Band
really liked it

When I started reading I’m Not in the Band by Amber Garza I thought this is just another teenage Rockstar novel. And actually that is just what this book is NOT. Because we are not reading about the famous Rockstar that meets a girl.
N…

When a Gargoyle Awakens
liked it

Basically I liked the plot but the whole setting was a little to “Harry Potte for grownups” for me

Level Me Up
really liked it

Level Me Up (Gamer Boy #1) by Lauren Helms was an enjoyable read. It was my first book by this author and I enjoyed the realistic approach in this romance. The story really could happen like this (well maybe except one plot string towa…

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Disgraced
really liked it

Disgraced by Natasha Knight was so not what I expected. So I am not really sure how to voice my review on it. First of all, it was my first book by this author so I have to say I really liked her writing style and the story developmen…

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Royally Screwed
really liked it

I super enjoyed this read. There is a lot of cliché in the story that is for sure and I could see some strings to Books like “Princess Diaries” but I did not mind that at all.

The characters were enjoyable and the storyline was well …

Last
really liked it

Last by J.L. Davis was my First …
LOL – Pun intended
No seriously it was my first book by this author and somehow from what I found it might also be the debut novel of this author.

The author has an interesting and fresh writing styl…

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Escorted
it was amazing
 
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Starring Me and You
really liked it

In true Colleen Hoover fashion let me start with a CONFESSION. I #CONFESS that lately I found myself truly reluctant to accept review copies of authors that have not yet published anything. Why ? you wonder… because more often than no…

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How To Pleasure A Playboy
really liked it

How to Pleasure a Playboy by Talia Hunter was my first book by this author and I really enjoyed the ride. The story was deep enough and well written. And the characters were interesting enough to keep my attention.

The plot should not…

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Without Words
really liked it

I just finished reading WITHOUT WORDS by Delancey Stewart, which was my first book by this author. I liked her writing style and the story was well developed. What I did not totally understand honestly was the choice of title. Rob’s p…

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Beyond Love
really liked it

When I read “Beyond Love” by C.J. Pinard I not only jumped right into the 4th book of a series but also read my first book by this author.
And I have to say it will definitely not be my last book. The writing is so well developed th…

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Dane
it was ok

There are moments when being a blogger that is supposed to be reviewing a book is a really hard thing. When you check my reviews for Leddy Harper you will know that I really love her writing and all of the books I read so far received…

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The Perfect 1
it was amazing

I’ve had my eyes on this author since some time now, never finding the perfect opportunity to grab one of the published books. As one of the problems of a blogger life is always the fact that there are never enough hours to read.

But…

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Chasing Wicked
really liked it

When I opened my Kindle to read Chasing Wicked (Wicked Series #1)by Kathryn L. James I never expected that kind of truly wicked plot the author had developed.

While some plot strings were obvious from the beginning, others where more…

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15-no-arc and 10-kindle
Blow
really liked it

Amazing Plotline for a DebutNovel.

Parts of the plotline were hard to digest but in total it was really well developed and I would love to read more from this author, if the plotline is anywhere similar amazing to this

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A Special Obsession
it was amazing

This book was a nice surprise.. no let me rephrase that – it was a great surprise. I was debating a long time if I should read this book. The plot sounded so good but I read a previous book by this author and I was only able to rate i…

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Book Boyfriend
it was amazing

You are a Bookworm ? You are addicted to reading ? That kind of reader that glances at his kindle sticking out of a purse thinking on how to get way with a few minutes of reading when anyway you are only waiting?

Well then this book …

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Broken Dreams
really liked it

Broken Dreams by Callie Anderson is a beautiful story full of second chances and love. It was my first book by this author and I truly devoured this complex and intense story. In parts it reminded my of the earlier books written by Co…

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10-kindle and 14-arc
A Kiss To Build A Dream On
really liked it

A Kiss To Build A Dream On by Katie Baldwin is that kind of book that you will want to read when you have been dreaming since forever to have a few minutes alone with your favorite star.

You should not expect it to be totally realist…

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10-kindle and 14-arc
Block & Tackle
really liked it

An Anthology is a terrible thing to review!

Why ? you ask
… simply because of the fact that you only can give one rating even if you write your thoughts on each of the included stories separately

The Anthology “Block & Tackle” conta…

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14-arc and 10-kindle
Exposure
liked it

Gosh I feel not only like the odd one out here but also like a killjoy – so after reading the book and having read several of the other reviews I am not sure what went wrong with me and my thoughts on “Exposure” Tracy Ewens.

I really…

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10-kindle and 14-arc
The Play
liked it

Nice enough sports romance with well developed characters. Still there was a little depth in the story missing for me but I assume that is just me and many others will enjoy it just as it is

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Untamed
really liked it

This Story was a crazy and joyful ride. I would have never guessed that I would enjoy this so much. I am known for not being a fan of INSTA anything but this story really drew a picture that worked. There were moments that I could not…

The Unexpected Nanny
liked it

I was kind of surprised that this actually worked out somehow eventhough this is a short story. So please expect no actual character development just some light entertainment.

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Situation Critical
really liked it

When I found Situation Critical by Amanda Knight my finger was hoovering above the button to get it for a long time then I left the page without getting it.

I was so unsure about it because basically it sounded like something I would…

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10-kindle and 14-arc
A Change in Tide
it was amazing

There are certain author names that evoke certain reactions in me as a reader. Certain expectations that you connect automatically when your read them. So when the name Freya Barker appeared on my kindle my mind directly connected it …

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Ghost in His Eyes
it was ok

While the plotline of Ghost in His Eyesby Carrie Aarons was enjoyable I still have to admit that I could not get into the story the way I wished I would have.

It took me a while to realize that it was the writing style that somehow d…

Famous by Default
really liked it

Famous by Default by M.K. Harkins is a really great YA novel about two young people finding their place in life, a family, basically about finding love. It is my first book by this author and I enjoyed the journey with Jax and Sivan’s …

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10-kindle and 14-arc
Romancing the Fangirl
liked it

Combining the elements of a fanfiction with equal parts of a sweet romance this book offers everything the average fan of such a novel might want. Even if the title does not quite fit the content it still leads the reader on the righ…

Maybe Never
really liked it

This was an unusual heavy YA romance for me.

Maybe Never by Sadie Allen deals with subjects that were not so often on my radar so far. At first I thought it would be one of those “usual” sweet YA romances with a touch of angst.

And …

Blindsided
it was ok

This story suffers from a bad case of “so not what I expected”-plotline. Others might feel totally different than me but there were several things that totally did not work for me. And while it is well written it was not for me.

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Plucker
really liked it

Lately I seem to be having a “Rocker” phase and as I have always a thing for “damaged” characters what would be the more obvious than going for a damaged rocker #figures
Well I came across the “Recoil” series by K.E. Osborn. And while…

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14-arc and 10-kindle
Rock Hard
did not like it

I am really sorry to say that from the first page I had problems to get into this book. What could have been a gorgeous story was somehow disturbed by the characterdevelopment. I totally did not like the characters and as I am known f…

Until It Fades
it was amazing

I think it is save to say that I never before read a book like “Until It Fades” by K.A. Tucker. It is full of passion but what makes it different is the fact that it is innocent at the same.

It is my first book by this author but I …

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Chasing Kade
really liked it

I just finished reading Chasing Kade by Anna Paige which is the first book in the “Thrill of the Chase” series and also my first book by this author.

It can be read as a standalone – but you will soon notice that there have to be oth…

Arousal
it was amazing

First things first : You will have a totally different look on chocolate once you are through with this book. I was reading it while commuting and I really wished I had some good chocolate with me, so you might want to get some of you…

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16-favorites-to-recommend, 14-arc, and 10-kindle
The VIP Doubles Down
it was amazing

The VIP Doubles Down (Wager of Hearts #3) by Nancy Herkness is the last book in this series and I am sad to see the characters go. But as we know with this author they might not be gone forever as they tend to make camo’s in other nov…

Cheater
it was amazing

Many times it’s the Cover that sells the book
Sometimes it is the Blurb that sells the book
And few times and I do mean really really rarely it is the name of the author that sells the book – despite the Blurbs best intentions NOT to …

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Mack Daddy
really liked it

I love Penelope Wards writing and that is no secret – so her having a new release is me surely reading it.

And again “Mack Daddy” was a solid read but I have to admit that the spark was missing in it for me. I am used to a certain l…

Tainted Kiss
liked it

Not sure what to think about Tainted Kiss (Tainted Knights #1) by Terri Anne Browning. It was my first book by this author and somehow the book and me did not work well together.

I felt thrown right into something that already exi…

Hate 2 Lovers
really liked it

When I read Text 2 lovers I immediately knew that there would be a second book, simply because the secondary characters were to well crafted to simply forget about them.

Please do not try to read this book as a standalone. While the …

Rock the Dream
it was amazing

Gorgeous Rockstar novel with more depth than you would first think.
A Must Read for lovers of Rockstar novels

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Scars and Tats
really liked it

The young mother that is on the run with a baby. Hiding out in the wildness for years. Until that one day that a stranger appears at her doorstep.
To be very honest – this story is not a new concept and I am pretty sure I at least saw…

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10-kindle and 14-arc
Start Over
really liked it

There was a lot that surprised me about this book and one thing I could not get over. Let’s start with the obvious thing that is no secret from the blurb. Its the one thing I could not get over – that was the instant attraction that s…

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10-kindle and 14-arc
Cold Hearted
it was amazing

I remember how surprised I was about the first Book by Winter Renshaw That I read, which was “Heartless” – that also was a solid 5 star read with an unusual plot. So when this new book “Cold Hearted „ came up I had no other choice tha…

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Passion Restored
really liked it

Carrie Ann Ryan’s novel Passion Restored (Gallagher Brothers #2) is a well written and well developed storyline except for one thing that bothered me from the beginning and that was the instant attraction. While I do get that attracti…

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10-kindle and 14-arc
Perfect Strangers
it was amazing

I think I am having a 5Star moment just now.. – this is my 3rd 5Star review in a line. Its not even possible to point out what it was that drew me in. Kellan was just a very intersting package. He was pushing several buttons when it c…

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16-favorites-to-recommend
Cross Checked
liked it

I am not sure what happened and I am really sorry about it but I could not connect to the characters of Cross Checked by Kristen Hope Mazzola.

It was supposed to be a standalone novel but from the first moment on I felt thrown into a…

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14-arc and 10-kindle
Mister Moneybags
it was amazing

Once you started reading a book by the Duo Penelope Ward and Vi Keeland you simply have to love it. I already like both of their writing separately but together they are just unbelievably good.
I personally think one of them is the on…

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Babysitting Love
it was ok

AHM No… this was (for my taste) -TO instalove -TO unbelievable -TO short -TO superficial – very sorry but basically the Blurb tells the whole story

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There's Something About Nik
liked it

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Short, Nice, Sweet, Easy and super clean YA romance. A tad to superficial for my taste but if you are not looking for something to deep this will be a good read.

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Text 2 Lovers
it was amazing

Its been a real long time since I read a book that was just pure fun. I smiled through most of thos silly testmessages. The story has just enough depth to pull off the romance part and more than enough to be a fun and easy read. PLEAS…

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Silver Edge
really liked it

Silver Edge by Ciara Knight left me feeling kind of divided. It started as such a great read, introducing us to such an intriguing female character and a guy that really understood her.

I loved the deep feelings the author managed to…

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10-kindle and 14-arc
The Wright Brother
really liked it

Hmmm I checked twice but I really think that The Wright Brother is my first book by K.A. Linde, which feels strange as her writing style feels so comfortable. Like a new book by one of your favorite authors that you have been looking…

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10-kindle and 14-arc
A Quiet Kind of Thunder
really liked it

A Quiet Kind of Thunder by Sara Barnard is really a book that earned his title. A sweet and quiet YA romance that lives from its well-developed characters more than from the actual plot behind them.

Truly recommendable read

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When Life Gets in the Way
really liked it

Funny when the title of the book fits the problem of the reviewer, yeah “When Life gets in the Way” – it kind of did for several months I think now, because this book has been on my E-Reader since like forever.

But finally finding th…

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10-kindle and 14-arc
Crush: A Billionaire Romance
did not like it

Yes I read that there were basically 2 books in one but honestly at Amazons listed 670 Pages I expected the original story to be more than just the 10% on my reader. THIS IS NOT A BOOK THIS IS A SHORT STORY – A NOVELLA AT THE MOST !

Silenced
really liked it

Leddy Harper is an Author that will not write in a certain way just to please readers. No that is not the way she works, she will not write what we expect but she will write what her characters need. And sometimes that will make a jou…

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10-kindle and 14-arc
Resentment
it was amazing

This was a pretty great read – that might have made my best of the year 2017 list for now You are sensing the IF right ?

Yeah and here it comes

IF it had not been for the solving of the facts at the end – because that was the one an…

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Hard Rock Tease
liked it

Hard Rock Tease: A Rock Star Romance by Athena Wright had one thing right … Noah is a Jerk.

And that about sums my thoughts on the developing relationship between the leads. Because I could never feel anything while reading it. I am n…

Fate of Amber
it was ok

God I hate to be the first one with and unpopular opinion when reviewing. But while I liked the idea and the blurb of The Fate of Amber by Kerri Ann very much the actual story did not work out for me.

There was too much happening at t…

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14-arc and 10-kindle
Wrong
really liked it

This was a nice and steady read – no big surprises but I think it was my first book with this kind of age gap between the leads. I am not sure if it is normal for this kind of novels but this resulted in interesting developemnts of th…

Trick
liked it

Hmmm this was not what I expected it to be judging by the cover and Blurb. I expected something gritty, dark and raw. So if you are looking for this it will not by your book.

This Book could have been so much more. Yet it turned out …

Royally Relinquished: A Modern Day Fairy Tale
it was ok

Royally Relinquished: A Modern Day Fairy Tale by Hayley Faiman

That was the book I just finished like five minutes ago – and I have been contemplating now for more than 24 hours – that was about when I hit the 25% mark – how I should…

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10-kindle and 14-arc
Duplicity
really liked it

You will understand the importance of the fact that I feel Jekyll and Hyde about this novel when you read it.

It started out extremely well and then it had a long stretch where I was wondering if I would finish it.

I found myself sk…

Egomaniac
really liked it

Another great story by Vi Keeland. I love it how she always manages to draw the reader into the plot. The characters she creates are vivid, full of humor and depth. If you liked her previous books you surely will like this one

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If You Were Mine
it was amazing

If You Were Mine by Melanie Harlow was my first book by this author and I can assure you, it will not be my last when the storyline fits.

I was directly drawn into the writing style of this author, the story captured my full attenti…

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Embracing Love
it was ok

What happened ? those are the two words I am left with after I finished reading Embracing Love (Once broken #1) by Alison Mello. This was not the first book I read by this author so I was quite confident when I read the Blurb that I w…

Wounded Warrior, Wounded Wife: Not Just Surviving But Thriving
really liked it

After reading tons of more or less romantic novels about wounded soldiers I came across Wounded Warrior, Wounded Wife: Not Just Surviving But Thriving by McNally, Barbara.

Yeah I know – you wonder .. this is not a fictional story and…

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14-arc and 10-kindle
We Said Forever
liked it

Hi there #waves – this is me – the odd one out here. Looking right and left I see all those wonderful reviews about this book here and then there is me. I tried really hard to connect to the writing style and plotline of this book. O…

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10-kindle and 14-arc
Unbroken
it was amazing

Something else … yeah that would be my one liner to describe “Unbroken” by Emerson Rose.

To be fair and honest … that book is unrealistic and has a bunch of what I call plot holes but believe it or not it is my first 5 star read of t…

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Sin With Me
it was amazing

WOW – that was a rollercoaster ride – I felt really emotional during reading Sin With Me by J. T. Geissinger. If you read her previous books of that series you will def. know what I am talking about.

I have honestly never experience…

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Billionaire Beast
really liked it

Short and sweet novel that I devoured in one session as I could not put it down. It might contain all the typical treats of a “Beauty and the Beast” theme combined with a “Billionaire Alpha” but it is written well and I really liked it…

A Boy Like You
it was amazing

What the hxxx has just happened here? I think I just got hit by a truck … oh wait no … it was a book. You know one of those sweet an innocent looking things that lie around in Bookstores or Libraries.
They are not so innocent it seems…

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14-arc and 10-kindle
The Story of Us
it was amazing

When I read THE STORY OF US by D. Nichole King all I could think about was … She must have experienced something like this or know someone who has.
There is no way you could write something like this in such a way without having the m…

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Flightless
really liked it

If you like intense and deep developed second chance novels than you should maybe give “Flightless” by L. Duarte a try. Yeah well maybe I should better say something like third or forth chance because things will get messy.

People w…

All Is Bright
liked it

I was first drawn to the cover which I felt was a really good one and when I read the Blurb I thought – well – usually I am not into short stories but as I was in the spirit for Christmas Love – I would give it a go. AND

Considering …

#1 Crush
it was amazing

Have you ever read a book that you know from the beginning you should not take to seriously but you still had such a good time reading it ?

Well I just had that some days ago when I read #1 Crush by T. Gephart. Have you ever really…

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Bullies like Me
it was amazing

My first thought when I heard that there was a new book by Lindy Zart “I want to read it”

My second thought when I hear that there was a new book by Lindy Zart “Be careful what you wish for”

Why? Because this author is not giving y…

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10-kindle and 14-arc
A Thousand Letters
it was ok

It might have been a great story but I could not moove past the fact that it was not only “inspired” by Jane Austen but also written in a style like Jane Austen would have done. That might be great for some readers I do not doubt tha…

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10-kindle and 14-arc
The Billionaire Beast
really liked it

I can never resist a good version of Beauty and the Beast so I doubt there is much to explain about the plot of this book. What made this book a little differnt was that I actually really did not like our Beast and while reading I was …

Lip Service
really liked it

It was actually real fun to read “Lip Service” by Simone Sowood. It is not the first book I read by this author and I liked her previous books, same like this one actually. But this one was quite different from the others – I think – …

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Fighting Attraction
it was amazing

Scorching … yeah – If I were only allowed to use one word to explain Fighting Attraction (Redemption #4) by Sarah Castille that would be it

SCORCHING…

There would be several novel that I could compare this book too (given that I as …

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The Billionaire's Virgin
really liked it

Only this morning when reviewing another book I wrote that you should not judge a book by its cover. At that time I meant a character in the book but this time I am really literally talking about the cover of a book. I am pretty sure …

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10-kindle and 14-arc
Turbulent Waters
really liked it

Melody Anne’s series “Billionaire Aviators” has been a great reading discovery so far this year. Within a short amount of time the author release 3 books so far and all of them were extremely well written and their story was fully dev…

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A Perfectly Split Christmas: A Split Short Story
really liked it

Beautiful Short Story that goes with the Original book Split (so you need to read that before reading this book) *sigh … I could read tons of those – as this is a really unique plot

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Entwined
really liked it

I just finished reading Entwined which is the second book in the “Recovery Series” by J.C. Harroway. The books are can be read separately and while I fully enjoyed reading “Recovery” (the first book) I had a much harder time with thi…

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10-kindle and 14-arc
Inked Passions:
did not like it

I am really sorry to say that this is the second skimmed book for me within 24 hours. Inked Passion by Amber Burns might be a nice story for people that like insta love that really has no background or deeper feelings. But unfortunate…

Guardian
it was ok

Basically this is just a short story. And far to short for me to have any substantial connection with the characters or even for the characters to build a relationship with each other in my oppinion.

– Therefore Not For Me –

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Everything in Between
really liked it

Shortly before getting this book I read the first book in this series to get a feeling what I am dealing with. “Everything in Between” by Melissa Toppen was different from the first book.

To me it felt that Gabe had changed or maybe w…

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