4 stars · Childhood Friends · Enemies to Lovers · Friends to Lovers · Sports Romance · Val Recent Review

From Lukov with Love by Mariana Zapata

Title: From Lukov with Love Author: Mariana Zapata Release Date: February 2018 Can Standalone?: Yes If someone were to ask Jasmine Santos to describe the last few years of her life with a single word, it would definitely be a four-letter one. After seventeen years—and countless broken bones and broken promises—she knows her window to… Continue reading From Lukov with Love by Mariana Zapata

3 stars · Childhood Friends · Contemporary Romance · Friends to Lovers · Second chance · Sizzler · Val Recent Review

The Sterling Boys (Sterling Shore, #3) by C.M. Owens

Title: The Sterling Boys Series: Sterling Shore Series #3 Author: C.M. Owens Genre: Contemporary Romance Release Date: September 20, 2014 Can Standalone?: Yes A love that never came to be, a letter that ruined it all, and secrets that shred and heal… Rain Noles left Sterling Shore to break free from the painful life she… Continue reading The Sterling Boys (Sterling Shore, #3) by C.M. Owens

Cover Reveals

The Best Man (Alpha Men Book 2) by Natasha Anders

Title: The Best Man Series: Alpha Men Author: Natasha Anders Release Date: April 24, 2018 It has all the makings of a picture-perfect wedding. There’s just one detail that could have used a little more planning… Hulking ex–rugby player Spencer Carlisle has crushed on Daffodil McGregor since high school. On the field he knew the… Continue reading The Best Man (Alpha Men Book 2) by Natasha Anders

5 stars · Abuse · BOD Approved · Captivity · Cover Reveals · Dark · Mafia/Crime · Val Recent Review

Devastate (Deliver #4) by Pam Godwin

Title: Devastate Series: Deliver Series #4 Author: Pam Godwin Genre: Fiction, Dark Romance, Erotic Romance, BDSM Release Date: February 6th 2018 “What is the price you’re willing to pay?” “Money isn’t an issue.” “I’m not talking about money.” Tate is on the hunt to find his best friend’s sister. Eleven years ago, Lucia Dias was… Continue reading Devastate (Deliver #4) by Pam Godwin

4 stars · Fantasy Romance · Kick-ass Hero · Kick-ass Heroine · Panty Melter · Val Recent Review

Heart on Fire (Kingmaker Chronicles #3) by Amanda Bouchet

Title: Heart on Fire Series: Kingmaker Chronicles #3 Author: Amanda Bouchet Genre: Fiction, Fantasy Romance Release Date: January 2nd 2018 Can Standalone?: No, read in order The riveting conclusion to the Kingmaker Chronicles, available January 2018! Who is Catalia Fisa? With the help of pivotal figures from her past, Cat begins to understand the root… Continue reading Heart on Fire (Kingmaker Chronicles #3) by Amanda Bouchet

STEAMY Shares · Val's Shares

A 2107 Recap and Bookish Resolutions for 2018

Happy New Year, Steamy Peeps! I hope you all got drunk and sloppy rung in the new year safely and responsibly. Before we get into 2018, let’s recap 2017 right quick, eh? 2017 was an interesting year. Personally…professionally…and of course, reading and book-wise – for me at least. Stat-wise, according to goodreads, I read a… Continue reading A 2107 Recap and Bookish Resolutions for 2018

4 stars · Age Gap · Asshole Alpha Heroes · Enemies to Lovers · Kick-ass Hero · Romantic Suspense · Second chance · Sizzler · Val Recent Review

Whatever Remains by Lauren Gilley

Title: Whatever Remains Author: Lauren Gilley Genre: Literary Fiction Release Date: July 17, 2013 Can Standalone?: Yes What do you do when your murder victim is found in your ex-girlfriend’s riding arena? For homicide detective Ben Haley, the answer is automatic: take the case. He’s spent the past five years dodging her phone calls and… Continue reading Whatever Remains by Lauren Gilley

3 stars · Abuse · BDSM · Captivity · Dark · Sci-Fi · Val Recent Review

Acquired Possession (The Machinery of Desire, #1) by Cari Silverwood

Title: Acquired Possession Series: The Machinery of Desire #1 Author: Cari Silverwood Genre: Fiction, Erotic Romance Release Date: July 22, 2017 Can Standalone?: Yes The night Emery is taken she is reading emails in bed. Aerthe, another world, the world of the Swathe, the moving cities of the Mekkers. Blind on arrival and naked. No… Continue reading Acquired Possession (The Machinery of Desire, #1) by Cari Silverwood

4 stars · BOD Approved · Contemporary Romance · Cover Reveals · Dirty Talkers · Val Recent Review

The Hookup (Moonlight and Motor Oil #1) by Kristen Ashley

Title: The Hookup Series: Moonlight and Motor Oil #1 Author: Kristen Ashley Genre: Fiction, Contemporary Romance Release Date: December 19th 2017 When the new girl in town, Eliza “Izzy” Forrester decides to hit the local drinking hole, she’s not ready to meet the town’s good, solid guy. She’s definitely not prepared to engage in her… Continue reading The Hookup (Moonlight and Motor Oil #1) by Kristen Ashley

4 stars · Age Gap · Kick-ass Hero · Kick-ass Heroine · Panty Melter · PNR Romance · Shifters · Val Recent Review · Wolf Shifters

Powerless by Catherine Johnson

Title: Powerless Author: Catherine Johnson Genre: Fiction, Paranormal Romance Format: January 2, 2014 Can Standalone?: Yes Change isn’t necessarily a bad thing; werewolves know this better than most people. Rebecca Howarth had a quiet, contented, safe life, despite having been changed into a werewolf as the result of a vicious attack. Then, suddenly, everything that… Continue reading Powerless by Catherine Johnson