Top 6 STEAMY picks
All the books that made it into our Top 6 in the previous months:
Twisted Twosome, just hearing the name made us want to dive head first and read this fun, sexy and hilarious story. If you are a fan of the enemy to lovers trope, then Meghan Quinn’s newest release is right up your alley. If you are ready to swoon beyond all belief, then you need to meet Racer and you need to meet him NOW…He is arrogant, sexy and has a very smart and quick wit that you will just completely fall in love with. How did Georgiana stand a chance? Two people coming together from two different walks of life; a blue collar construction worker and a rich sophisticated princess… you know there will be plenty of fireworks. The humor in this book is sensational, If you read this in the presence of others, be prepared to have people stare at you when you are laughing uncontrollably with tears streaming down your face. This is definitely up there as one of our favorite books by this author so far, so if you are a fan, you better go and get it…Now!
If you’re a fan of dark, erotic romances, then we are certain you are going to love Bait. This story explores the nature of fantasies and the length some will go to live out their deepest, darkest desires. The characters play a dangerous game of cat and mouse which leads to both pleasure and pain. Bait kept us hooked from start to finish with its raw and dark storytelling and was packed full of suspense and intrigue. This story is sure to keep you on the edge of your seats until the very end. Will they be able to leave this dark world they have created behind and finally move towards the light?
Have you ever gotten so drunk that you wake up the next day and check your phone and see all these calls or texts to people you didn’t want to talk to? What about if you called a friend from your childhood that you haven’t seen in years, but have held a grudge over how you left things? Then you think…WHAT HAVE I DONE….CRINGE….. Well Rana does this to Landon and she sure does feel embarrassed. But this is that start of a rekindling of their friendship and what becomes an undeniable connection. And who doesn’t love a hero is sweet and sexy with plenty of ink and piercings to make you have hot flushes whilst reading….yes hot flushes. If you are a fan of friends to lovers trope then we are sure you will fall in love with Penelope Ward’s latest story Drunk Dial.
Tangled Lies Series by Pam Godwin – Complete Erotic Romance Trilogy
Trust is truly Kylie Scott at her finest and we absolutely fell in love with this epic tale. This is one of those books where you know you have to go to bed because you have to wake up early the next day but keep thinking “I’ll just read one more chapter” and before you know it you’ve finished the book. Yes, Trust is one of those books that will reel you in from the start with stellar writing, inspiring characters and a compelling plot keeps you going until the very last word. Edie and John meet during a robbery at a local convenience store where they were held hostage at gunpoint. After the robbery, both Edie and John have a new outlook on life. This was an all-consuming story with intense emotions and feelings associated with falling in love for the first time. How when you meet someone for the first time they have the ability to change your life, through a bond so strong nothing or no one is likely to tear them apart. Trust us, you’ll want to read this one. It was simply unforgettable. Watch the trailer here.
Beautiful Mistake by Vi Keeland – Standalone Contemporary Romance
Vi Keeland has done it again with Beautiful Mistake. It was just pure awesomeness! What happens when you involve bars, alcohol, sorrow, drunkenness and hot blokes? Abusing the wrong person who looks like your best friend’s ex. Rachel starts her first day as TA and guess who is the professor of the class? Caine, who also happens to be the guy that Rachel abused at the bar mistakenly……AWKWARD! On top of that, Caine has numerous rumors swirling around him and is loathed by many. Rachel can’t help, but call him out on those rumors and then it gets really interesting. The sexual attraction and chemistry between Rachel and Caine literally jumps right off the pages. It is absolutely electrifying. Beautiful Mistake is full of humor and a lot of scorching hot and steamy scenes that will have you fanning yourself incessantly. For anyone out there who is a Vi Keeland fan, we urge you to read this book ASAP as you are sure to love it as much as we did!
Wrecked by J.B. Salsbury – Standalone Contemporary/Dark Romance
If you are a fan of angsty reads then we are certain you will love this beautiful friends to lovers story. It is a contemporary romance with some dark elements (check for triggers in our review). The hero of this book is an ex-military man suffering from PTSD, who isolates himself from the world by buying a finishing boat and spending numerous hours out on the sea. Until one day a woman walks into the marina and ends up inviting herself on one of his fishing trips. Little does he know that this woman is not who she is pretending to be. Being on a boat is actually far out of her comfort zone as well as numerous other things she is forced to experince while impersonating her twin sister. An unlikely friendship develops and these two tortured souls find solace in each other. Will the reveal of the heroine’s secret ruin the relationship they’ve managed to build?
Unconventional by Isabel Love – Standalone Erotic Romance
We are in complete awe of Isabel Love’s naughty mind. *giggle* She’s such a talented new author and she certainly knocked her second release out of the park! While her debut novel Untouchable is more of a traditional contemporary story (I’m sure you all remember me gushing about the male nurse hero!), this erotic novel explores an unconventional relationship between two people who make up their own rules. Between all the naughty there is a love story here that will keep you glued to the pages from cover to cover. If you enjoy menage books then this is a definite must read. Warning: flammable. Make sure you have a cold shower nearby. ^.^
All or Nothing at All (Billionaire Builders #3) by Jennifer Probst – Contemporary Romance – Can Standalone
For the fans of second chance romances and ‘loved you since childhood’ tropes, this book is a definite recommend from us! We enjoyed immensely reading all installments of this series about Pierce brothers and their happily ever afters but this one was definitely our favorite. Each of these men is unique but they are all united by one construction company, which they are all determined to see thrive. The hero of ‘All or Nothing at All‘ handles the business side of the things for the company, while the heroine, having worked for Pierce brothers for years, is seeking to finally be promoted to a partner. With these two having a history and having to work together on the same project, will old feeling make an appearance? Can these two have a second chance at love?
Something So Perfect (Something So #2) by Natasha Madison – Sports Romance, Romantic Comedy – Can Standalone
Fans of sports romance are sure to be satisfied with this story full of humor, steam and, well, hockey. The hero of this book is a pro hockey player who gets assigned a chaperone to keep him in check. Said chaperone happens to be a very attractive woman who is also a die-hard hockey fan. What will happen when these two have to share the same house and fight their undeniable attraction to each other? If you love some lighthearted humor in your romance books as well as likable albeit a bit caveman heroes, do not hesitate to pick this novel up!
The Foxe & the Hound by R.S. Grey – Standalone Romantic Comedy
Recommended for all lovers of romantic comedies! R.S. Grey is one of our favorite authors of lighthearted and laugh-out-loud standalone reads that will keep you glued to the pages. The heroine of this novel is a realtor struggling in the business. She’s single and lonely and adopts a dog that proves to be a bit too much for her to handle. But she’s in luck, because the new vet just moved to town and he teaches a training class! And since he’s a hot bachelor in a small town, guess how many women show up for said class? ^.^ Can he, perhaps, be convinced to buy a house? Make some kind of a deal? If you’re intrigued be sure to pick this one up!
My Best Friend’s Ex by Meghan Quinn – Standalone Romantic Comedy
If you’re anything like us and love a great friends to lovers romcom, then boy do we have the book for you! What happens when you move in with your best friends ex? Falling for the best friends ex. YUP…….. We absolutely love Meghan Quinn’s books and she again delivers with a humorous, sizzling romance with a fast paced plot to boot. The attraction and chemistry between the main character is electrifying. My Best Friend’s Ex will seriously touch your heart. Just remember though, best friend’s ex-boyfriends are always off limits.
Sugar & Gold (Dreamcatcher #2) by Emma Scott – Contemporary Romance – Can Standalone
Wow. Emma Scott has outdone herself yet again with her newest release Sugar & Gold. She has this ability to capture your attention from the very first page with her powerful and touching plot lines and unforgettable characters. Trust me when I say, you will devour and enjoy every page of Sugar & Gold. Fiona and Nikolai are two broken souls whose chemistry jumps of the pages at you (phew, getting hot flushes thinking about them). Even though this story is classified as paranormal/fantasy, the elements are quite minimal, so irrespective of being a PNR fan or not, you need to go and read this book. This is a unique and heartfelt story which will stay with you long after you finish reading it. So go on, hurry up and read it, what are you waiting for…….
Tycoon by Katy Evans – Standalone Contemporary Romance
Well, what can we say about this new release from Katy Evans? For all we care, it could be a guide to farming – we’d still pick this book up based on the cover alone. That jaw, are you for real? But anywhoooo, getting carried away here. This second chance epic romance is guaranteed to give you THE FEELS along with some sleep deprivation (sorry, ladies!), because you won’t be able to put it down! It’s a story about two people having another go at happiness together after years of being separated. It’s angsty and steamy and completely captivating!
Hot Cop by Laurelin Paige, Sierra Simone – Standalone Contemporary Romance
Ok, ladies, who wants a hot cop? *hell yeah!* And how about a baby from said hot cop?
*double hell yeah!* Why do we mention a baby? Well, because the heroine of this novel asks a cop to donate his DNA and it might as well be in an old-fashioned way, since he really really doesn’t mind having some fun between the sheets. This book is funny and dirty and so so hot! Do check it out!
Stay (WAGs #2) by Sarina Bowen, Elle Kennedy – Contemporary Romance – Can Standalone
This author duo really can do no wrong in our eyes! Get ready for this fabulous second chance romance starring yet another hottie hockey star hero! Can this lovable guy find THE ONE after getting divorced? Could he possibly fall for his virtual assistant? Will he allow another woman into his heart and close to his twin daughters? Contains tons of fun banter, charming characters and fiery steam!
The Queen and the Cure (The Bird and the Sword Chronicles #2) by Amy Harmon – Fantasy Romance – Can Standalone
If you enjoy fantasy romance then we definitely recommend you check out this series by Amy Harmon. Although each of the installments can be read as a standalone, we recommend you read them in order so you can familiarize yourself with the awesome world building. All books in the series are set in the same world but feature different couples. This novel follows the journey of a warrior who has special healing abilities. He revives a woman slave who has fallen off a cliff and makes a special connection with her. She then follows him even after he tries to drop her off at her village. Expect epic romance, breathtaking battles and all things magical! You can read the review to the first book of the series here.
Love Me in the Dark by Mia Asher – Standalone Contemporary Romance
This novel has a HOT, FRENCH ARTIST as a hero and a STRONG, DETERMNED heroine struggling to rediscover herself in the city of LOVE. What could seriously be better? Love Me In The Dark has not only a drool worthy cover but an amazing story of EPIC proportions. If you are a fan of beautifully written words and characters you can’t help but fall madly in love with, then this is the book for YOU!. Mia Asher has the ability to draw you into her PHENOMENAL story from the first line right up onto the very last. This love story all starts with one passionate earth-shattering kiss and you won’t want to miss what happens next…