Surviving Eden (Surviving Series Book 1) by Virginia Wine

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Surviving Eden (Surviving Series Book 1) by Author Virginia Wine
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Genre – Romantic Suspense 
Page Count – 381 Pages 
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Book one in the Surviving Series

“Perhaps love is too strong of a word, maybe it’s only a feeling touching the edges of love,
momentarily blinding our perception of the profound emotion.” 
Having never fully healed from that fateful night so long ago. Dr. Theodore Grants simply exists, traveling into the deepest darkest places of his past. Living where life and love no longer breathed. Unprepared for the cure to come. He was a prominent, renowned psychiatrist. He had it all: wealth, prestige, respect. Or so he thought. When tragedy unexpectedly struck, he was forced to help his best friend’s daughter. What he didn’t know was that he needed her, like his own breath. He fought the desire leading him astray, but in the end, he wanted only one thing: Her. She found his demons and slayed them with her innocence, crept into his heart like a spark of light. Passion sizzles, and sparks fly when the beautiful wounded Eden appears, to hell with what was right. Losing everything never factored in. All he wanted was live in the moment. Her moment. Eden and Theo’s journey continues in book two where Alex and Madison take center stage. 

*Content warning: Taboo yes, but Eden’s charter is of consenting age, it contains adult content, language, and scenes that may not be suitable for all audiences. Intended for 18+ audience. *


Virginia Wine’s love for books all began as a book-blogger, dedicating her time and passion to talented authors, assisting and reviewing the world’s top writers. A voracious reader herself, and insatiable appreciation for the book world. She soon discovered her own passion for writing, and knack for storytelling.Writing what she loves to read, the romantic suspense genre was a perfect fit.Dreaming of new ways to tug her readers heart strings, and creating scorching hot love scenes fed the thrill for inventing new stories.Only just begun, she came out of the gate with a blast, delivering the Amazon best-selling Author status with her first book, then again with her second series.Midwestern born Virginia Wine can be found living in paradise, on a beautiful lake where she and her family enjoy the water, and peace living among a small-town feel.

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For the Love of Laura Beth (A Chicago Christmas Book 4) by Aubrey Wynne

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For the Love of Laura Beth (A Chicago Christmas Book 4) by Aubrey Wynne
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Genre – vintage romance set in 1950s
Page Count – 160 pages
Publisher: Plato Publishing
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The Korean War destroyed their plans, but the battle at home may shatter their hearts…
Laura Beth Walters fell in love with Joe McCall when she was six years old. Now she is counting the days until Joey graduates from college so they can marry and begin their life together. But the Korean War rips their neatly laid plans to shreds. Instead of a college fraternity, Joey joins a platoon. Laura Beth trades a traditional wedding for a quick trip to the courthouse.

The couple endure the hardship of separation, but the true battle is faced when Joey returns from the war. Their marriage is soon tested beyond endurance. Laura must find a way to accept the tragedy thrown in their path or lose the love that has kept them anchored for so long. With a determination that only comes from the heart, Joe relentlessly fights an invisible enemy…for the love of Laura Beth.

Bestselling and award-winning author Aubrey Wynne resides in the Midwest with her

husband, dogs, horses, mule and barn cats. She is an elementary teacher by trade, champion of children and animals by conscience, and author by night. Obsessions include history, travel, trail riding and all things Christmas.

Her short stories, Merry Christmas, Henry and Pete’s Mighty Purty Privies have won

Readers Choice Awards. Dante’s Gift and Paper Love received the 2016 Golden Quill, Aspen Gold, Heart of Excellence and the Gayle Wilson Award of Excellence.

In addition to her Chicago Christmas novellas, Aubrey will release two more Regency

romances in 2019. Once Upon A Widow series will officially launch in March 2019, he Wicked Earls’ Club will release again just in time for the holidays.


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Santa’s Little Helper by Shaan Ranae

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Santa’s Little Helper by Shaan Ranae- Author
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Genre – Romance
Page Count – 83 Pages
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When Jake takes over the family business, his only focus was building Laurel’s department store into a chain to help his parents retire in style. What’s better Christmas gift than a mound of money at your feet? Although, when Jake meets the fiery and opinionated Sam while forced to live out his worst nightmare, he gets a must needed distraction and learns a little more about the true meaning of Christmas.


Shaan Ranae resides in Ohio with her husband and two children who fill her life with love and laughter. Her gritty tales of love will take you on an emotional journey to find the extraordinary in the ordinary.

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A Pink Christmas Kiss by Allyson R. Abbott

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A Pink Christmas Kiss by Allyson R. Abbott – Author
Series – Christmas Kiss
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Genre – Sweet Christmas Romance
Page Count – 215 Pages
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A Sweet Holiday/Christmas Romance
Five years ago, Billie left her small town home for the bright lights of New York City, determined to spread her wings and fly. Her biggest disappointment was that Leroy, the love of her life, didn’t follow. Pride stopped them from contacting each other, allowing too much time to pass.
Eventually returning home to help out her family, Billie is catching up with friends and family as Christmas nears when she runs into Leroy. Shocked to see how much he’s changed, she discovers the real reason he’d couldn’t accompany her to the east.
Has five years apart untangled their hearts? Or does it just need the magic of Christmas and The Deuce to bring them back together?
Recommended for lovers of small town romance books with humorous fiction. New Adult Romance with a sweet and happy ending


#1 International Bestselling and Award-Winning Author (fiction and non-fiction) A Blooming Boomer who loves life on the road, making new friends and meeting great people. Life in the slow lane!

After a few full-on years of travelling, which included a year and a half checking out New Zealand, a few Pacific islands, Australia and South Africa, 15months driving around the USA in a motorhome, some quick few weeks visit to Canada, Mexico, Cuba and Spain, Allyson and her husband have now decided to pull over onto the hard shoulder for a while and have settled on the Valencian Province in Spain. Life is rich, according to Allyson, but the pocket is empty and she needed time to focus on her writing. It is very easy to get distracted when you see so many beautiful places.

The last twelve months have seen three new nonfiction books; all to help authors write, publish and promote their books, thirteen short sexy reads penned as Cyra May and three new Christmas stories all to be published in 2018

Of course being locked in a room and chained to a desk, did not help top up her sun tan, but at least Allyson was very productive.

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Hometown Heroes: A Christmas Anthology

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Hometown Heroes: A Christmas Anthology
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Genre – Romance
Page Count – 242 Pages
Cover Designer – Ashley Byland at Redbird Designs
Publishing Company – Bienvenue Press, LLL
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Community. Courage. Compassion.

Hometown Heroes brings you five Christmas romances that celebrate everyday heroes.

From paranormal to contemporary to historical, there’s something here to fill everyone with the spirit of the season.

A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Cajun Navy Relief, an organization dedicated to helping neighbors in distress.


Guilty Pleasures Volume 2: Guilty Pleasures by Joyce McCarthy

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Guilty Pleasures Volume 2: Guilty Pleasures by Joyce McCarthy
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Series – Guilty Pleasures
Genre – Erotica, Romance, Short Story
Page Count – 48 Pages
Publisher – Jennifer Conner Books To Go To Now
Goodreads –…/42602840-guilty-pleasures-volum…

Rachel is hot, sexy and attractive. She is also Brad’s friend Joe’s mother. What starts as a birthday party at his home goes on to become something more memorable when she develops a keen interest in Brad.

Emily is the new teacher in college and every boy has the hots for her. When Brad has an intimate encounter with Emily in the Metro, he realizes that Emily has much more to teach him than just Electric Motors. And then they land up in a cottage during a holiday.

Brad finds himself mesmerized by the woman who has moved in next door. A chance encounter with her by the pool takes his fantasies to a dangerous new level. And the woman of his fantasies is only too happy to reciprocate.

Pat is a distant cousin and comes over to stay with Brad’s family over the summer. The attraction is instant and soon they find themselves at home, all alone. It is a summer night too hot for Brad to handle.

Brad and Betsy are college friends, and they are attracted to each other. Soon they take their friendship to the next level when her parents are not at home and Betsy invites Brad over for some fun after a hot and heavy movie date.


Joyce writes about the darker shades in human relationships and the many ways in which they unravel and manifest themselves creating stories that thrill, that excite, that scare. When not writing bestselling fiction, Joyce works in a leading consulting and technology services firm. Joyce loves travelling, is an avid reader of fiction, and is passionate about photography, movies and music.




Born to Fight (Can’t Resist You, #1) by Brittany Anne – Review by Emily Walsh

Born to Fight (Can't Resist You, #1)Born to Fight
ByBrittany Anne
My Rating: 5 of 5 stars

Born to Fight (Can’t Resist You, #1) by Brittany Anne was a raw, too real, feels gripping, post-apocalyptic read, that had me hooked from start to finish.

Wow what a read! My first read by this author and I am impressed, more than impressed I just found a treasure and I need more. This sci-fi dystopian read is unique, original and it is hooking. The tone, and writing rhythm has a oomph that instantly pulls you into the story. It’s been awhile since a dystopian has hooked me like this, and it has rekindled a lost love that I didn’t know was gone.

Told in multi POV we get this tale from both our MC’s, and seeing it that way, especially this type of romance, really adds na extra layer of realism, and gets you more connected to this characters. There is a weird magic about it, and frankly I believe that all romance no matter what genre should be told in dual POV. It’s proven in the way this story was executed.

Now outside of the love plot the world building was pretty freaking cool. It paints a devastating picture of what could happen if we lose our insta world connecting, electricity and satellites. It makes you feel the dread, and adds a very dark and gritty element, making the love plot that much more raw and compelling.

Overall this book is a must read, it has everything you’ve been wanting in a, or better yet it has everything you didn’t know you wanted in a post-apocalyptic romance, that may be doomed before it even starts. So please take my super high recommendation and my stamp of approval that you will not be able to put this book down once you start.

Happy Reading

-Review by @eawalsh

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Reckless: A Steamy Contemporary Romance Anthology by Mika Jolie, Kylie Stewart, P.M. Carson, Sharla Lovelace

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Reckless: A Steamy Contemporary Romance Anthology by Mika JolieKylie StewartP.M. CarsonSharla Lovelace, Author
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Genre – Contemporary Romance
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Layla’s Chance cover designed by Shanoff Designs
The Spy Who Kissed Me designed by Shanoff Designs
Into the Deep designed by Cover It Designs
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FOUR swoon-worthy never before published, standalone stories. HEAs guaranteed.

You’ve done what’s expected.
You’ve stayed in the “good girl” lane.
How’s that working for you?

If you have a chance at falling in love . . .
Will you take matters into your hands?
Kiss a stranger with wild abandon?
Throw caution to the wind along with your clothes?

Don’t think about the consequences.
Dive into the forbidden, the off-limits.
Be fearless.
Be wild.
Be unpredictable.
Be reckless.

***Each novella in the Reckless anthology is an never before published, standalone story by Mika Jolie, Kylie Stewart, P M Carson, and Sharla Lovelace.


Mika Jolie lives in New Jersey with her Happy Chaos—her husband and their energizer bunnies. She’s a lover of words, wonder, an old-fashioned, and the whimsical delights of everyday living. When she’s not writing swoon-worthy, sexy relatable romance, you can find her on a hiking adventure, beachin’ it at the Jersey shore, apple, blueberry picking, or whatever her three men can conjure up.

She loves to hear from readers. Connect with Mika on BookBub, her reader group Mika Jolie’s Wildflowers, Facebook, Amazon, Instagram, Goodreads, and BookandMainBites


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Kylie Stewart has been writing short stories and books all her life. She was influenced by her Scottish heritage to become an independent British history buff and has a small library dedicated to Tudor history and Arthurian legend. From contemporary, to fantasy, to the historical, she loves to write dangerous, passionate, raw romance that will make you dread to see the pages dwindle.

A member of RWA and the APA, she works as an audio book narrator and voice actor when she isn’t writing. Kylie lives in Dallas, TX with her husband and fellow voice actor Eric Rolon, and their two cats Asuka and Haru.

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P.M. Carson writes scorching paranormal and steamy contemporary romances that showcase alpha males and the courageous alpha females they love. She lives in the sunny, tropical sun-drenched south with her smarty-pants husband, children and a dog named for a Ninja Turtle. Prior to writing, she spent over a decade observing men and women living their most badass moments in the U.S. Army.

When she isn’t writing something crazy hot, she can be found dancing in her natural habitat or playing jazz piano. Connect with P.M. at


Sharla Lovelace is the bestselling, award-winning author of sassy, sexy love stories. Being a Texas girl through and through, she’s proud to say she lives in Southeast Texas with her retired husband, a tricked-out golf cart, and two crazy dogs. She is the author of the exciting Heart of the Storm series, the fun and sexy Charmed in Texas series, and six stand-alone novels including the bestselling Don’t Let Go.
Sharla writes modern day, quirky love stories with snarky humor, dysfunctional families, drama, baggage, sexy heat, and sometimes intrigue. Because who doesn’t find all that absolutely delicious?
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Shoot Me: A Lie To Me Novel by Lynda Filler

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Shoot Me: A Lie To Me Novel by Lynda Filler Author
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Genre – Women’s Fiction, Hispanic, Romance
Page Count – 197 Pages
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Layla wakes up one morning to an empty bed in steamy Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.
She drowns herself in wine, espresso, and pot but nothing seems to dull the ache of losing Mateo. A change of scenery in the trendy city of Guadalajara might be the answer.
Insert Pablo, a hot young fashion photographer.
Add forty-something writer Layla, her pink stilettos and her insatiable appetite for hot young men.
Complicate things with Omar, a musician, and a one-night-stand.
Enter Mish a University student who is relegated to the friend zone in Layla’s life. But will he stay there?
Then invite the cartel boss’ son to a private opening of the fashion photographer Pablo’s latest erotic exhibit.
A bomb goes off, and the action goes into overdrive.
If you love sexual-tension, and a complex series of titillating and exciting twists and turns, you will want to read Shoot Me.
Layla is a woman with a heart who keeps searching for love in all the wrong places.
Will she finally find it?


About Lynda Filler

“The author’s style is reminiscent of CLIVE CUSSLER, LEE CHILDS or BALDACCI.” N. Huff

Lynda Filler makes her home in sexy, sultry Puerto Vallarta, Mexico and writes Action, Contemporary and Romantic Suspense, Urban Poetry, and Memoir. She’s been accused of writing autobiographical stories, but so far no can get her to admit it! She’s been writing her whole life but only started publishing fiction in 2015. When she’s not in Mexico, she travels to the Pacific Northwest, or Paris, France to visit her children. She loves to hear from her fans on FaceBook where you can find her book news, crazy fun quotes, and photographs of both Mexico and Lynda’s travels.
Her work is both entertaining and thought-provoking, and her memoir is “Powerful and unforgettable, the journey of a remarkable woman”

Readers Favorite 2018 Bronze Medal in Contemporary Fiction Social Issues Lie to Me, an exposé on sex for money.
Her work was honored in Book of the Month October 2017 RRBC
Best in Contemporary Fiction 2017 for Target in the Sun, BTRC

“Fall in love with a beautiful mind and a deep soul. It’s like drowning in something that leaves you breathless, but still full of life.” iambrillyant, Love is the Answer

Embattled Hearts (Military Romantic Suspense) (Lost and Found Book 1) by J.M. Madden

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Embattled Hearts (Military Romantic Suspense) (Lost and Found Book 1) by J.M. Madden
Series – Lost and Found 
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Genre – Women’s Fiction, Romance, Military Romance
Page Count – 262 Pages
Goodreads –…/show/17340459-embattled-hearts

John Palmer hasn’t felt like a real man since he was injured during combat in Iraq. Though not content with his new life, he is mostly adapting, just like the other vets at the Lost ‘N’ Found Investigative Service. When Shannon Murphy is hired on as the new office manager, life suddenly gets a lot more interesting. Before long, John finds himself wondering if he could ever be the kind of man Shannon needs.

Shannon Murphy wasn’t really looking for love when she hired on at LNF, but finds herself hopelessly attracted to the sex-on-wheels former Marine, John Palmer. The man is grumpy and nearly impossible to work with, but his brand of masculinity appeals to her on a basic level. Soon Shannon is wondering just what it would take for John to want her the way she wants him.

When an old enemy tries to settle a vendetta against Shannon, John insists on protecting her. He moves into her house, fanning the spark of attraction into a blaze. But the danger continues to escalate. Will the connection that they’ve found survive when they’re thrust into a fight for their lives?



~ KOBO ~


NY Times and USA Today Bestselling author J.M. Madden writes compelling romances between ‘combat modified’ military men and the women who love them. J.M. Madden loves any and all good love stories, most particularly her own. She has two beautiful children and a husband who always keeps her on her toes.

J.M. was a Deputy Sheriff in Ohio for nine years, until hubby moved the clan to Kentucky. When not chasing the family around, she’s at the computer, reading and writing, perfecting her craft. She occasionally takes breaks to feed her animal horde and is trying to control her office-supply addiction, but both tasks are uphill battles. Happily, she is writing full-time and always has several projects in the works. She also dearly loves to hear from readers! So, drop her a line. She’ll respond.