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Love Like Bleeding out with an Empty Gun in Your Hand by Stephen J. Golds | #BookReview @CloseToTheBone3 @SteveGone58 #ARC #DirtyRealism

The title says it all! Love Like Bleeding Out with an Empty Gun in Your Hand is a collection of dirty reality/ crime short stories and poems. It is my first book by this author, and I'm impressed. The writing is engaging and addictive. It took me places I did not want to be, but… Continue reading Love Like Bleeding out with an Empty Gun in Your Hand by Stephen J. Golds | #BookReview @CloseToTheBone3 @SteveGone58 #ARC #DirtyRealism

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Braced for Love by Mary Connealy | #BookReview @MaryConnealy @bethany_house #NetGalley #HistoricalRomance

They will pay for their father's sins. Brace for Love by Mary Connealy is book #1 in the Brothers in Arms series but can be read as a standalone. Our thanks to the author,  Bethany House Publishers and NetGalley for the advanced reader's copy. ​ Book Details Print Length: 304 pages Publisher: Bethany House Publishers (March 2, 2021)Language: EnglishASIN… Continue reading Braced for Love by Mary Connealy | #BookReview @MaryConnealy @bethany_house #NetGalley #HistoricalRomance

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A Cowboy for Keeps by Jody Hedlund | #BookReview @JodyHedlund @bethany_house #NetGalley #HistoricalRomance

Hardship and Faith A Cowboy for Keeps is book #1 in the Colorado Cowboys series but can be read as a standalone. Our thanks to the author,  Bethany House Publishers and NetGalley for the advanced reader's copy. ​ Book Details Print Length: 333 pages Publisher: Bethany House Publishers (January 5, 2021)Language: EnglishASIN : B08CJB95HZ Book Description Greta Nilsson's trip west… Continue reading A Cowboy for Keeps by Jody Hedlund | #BookReview @JodyHedlund @bethany_house #NetGalley #HistoricalRomance

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A Baby on the Doorstep by Rachel Wesson | #BlogTour #BookReview @wessonwrites @Bookouture #NetGalley #HistoricalFiction

During the Depression, Two women struggle to keep an orphanage running. Today, we are thrilled to be the stop on the Blog Tour for A Baby on the Doorstep by Rachel Wesson. Our thanks to Bookouture and NetGalley for the advanced reader's copy.  A Baby on the Doorstep is a heart-wrenching story about helplessness, kindness, and endurance. Book Details… Continue reading A Baby on the Doorstep by Rachel Wesson | #BlogTour #BookReview @wessonwrites @Bookouture #NetGalley #HistoricalFiction

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Georgana’s Secret by Arlem Hawks | #BlogTour #BookReview @arlemhawks @ProperRomance @ShadowMountn @Austenprose #NetGalley #HistoricalRomance

A Lovely Nautical Historical Romance Georgana's Secret by Arlem Hawks is a lovely nautical historical romance with a sweet and protective Lieutenant and a brave but frightened third-class cabin boy (actually, a girl). Our thanks to Shadow Mountain Publishing and NetGalley for the advanced reader's copy. ​ Book Details Print Length: 320 pages Publisher: Shadow Mountain (January 12, 2021)Language: EnglishISBN-13 : 978-1629727929… Continue reading Georgana’s Secret by Arlem Hawks | #BlogTour #BookReview @arlemhawks @ProperRomance @ShadowMountn @Austenprose #NetGalley #HistoricalRomance

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The Maiden and The Mercenary by Nicole Locke | #BlogBlitz #BookReview #Giveaway @HarlequinBooks @rararesources #ARC #HistoricalRomance

A maiden and a mercenary fall in love while pretending to be servants in a tyrant's home. The Maiden and The Mercenary by Nicole Locke is book #10 in the Lovers and Legends series.  Our thanks to the author, Harlequin, and Rachel Random Resources for the advanced reader's copy.  Book Details Print Length: 246 pages Publisher: Harlequin Historical  (December 1,… Continue reading The Maiden and The Mercenary by Nicole Locke | #BlogBlitz #BookReview #Giveaway @HarlequinBooks @rararesources #ARC #HistoricalRomance

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Under The Warrior’s Protection by Ella Matthews | #BlogBlitz #BookReview @ellamattauthor @HarlequinBooks @rararesources #ARC #HistoricalRomance

Love and duty. Reputation and convenience. In Medieval England, Jarin Ashdown could end up married to the wrong sister.  Under The Warrior's Protection by Ella Matthews is book 2 in the House of Leofric series but can be read as a standalone.   A delightful medieval historical romance in which the warrior falls for the not-so-pretty,… Continue reading Under The Warrior’s Protection by Ella Matthews | #BlogBlitz #BookReview @ellamattauthor @HarlequinBooks @rararesources #ARC #HistoricalRomance

American Civil War, Blog Tour, Book Review, Cross Class, Domestic Abuse, Drinking, Enemies-to-lovers, England, Entrepreneur, Family, Family Saga, Farmer, Friendship, Grief, Happiness, Historical Fiction, In her 20s, In Service, Loneliness, Marriage, Mid 1800s, Murder, Older Hero, Poverty, Relationships, Romance, Slavery, Strong Heroine, Unrequited Love, USA, Violence

Twist of the Thread by Christine Evans | #BookReview #ChristineEvans @SapereBooks #ARC #HistoricalFiction

The Lancashire Cotton Saga continues: English maid Dolly, now married to drunkard Clement, fights all odds to rebuild a Louisiana plantation Twist of the Thread by Christine Evans is book #2 in the beautiful Lancashire Cotton Saga, but can be read as a standalone. You can read my review of the first book in the… Continue reading Twist of the Thread by Christine Evans | #BookReview #ChristineEvans @SapereBooks #ARC #HistoricalFiction

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Everybody Lies by Emily Cavanaugh | #BlogTour #BookReview @emilymcavanagh @Bookouture #NetGalley #PsychologicalThriller

There is no comfort in the truth Today, we are thrilled to be the stop on the Blog Tour for Everybody Lies by Emily Cavanaugh. Our thanks to Bookouture and NetGalley for the advanced reader's copy.  Everybody Lies by Emily Cavanaugh is a page-turner psychological thriller exploring complex human relationships. Book Details Title: Everybody Lies by Emily CavanaughPublisher: Bookouture (October… Continue reading Everybody Lies by Emily Cavanaugh | #BlogTour #BookReview @emilymcavanagh @Bookouture #NetGalley #PsychologicalThriller

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Song of the Shuttle by Christine Evans | #BookReview #ChristineEvans @SapereBooks #ARC #HistoricalFiction

A mill worker and the owner's son will fight their attraction to each other while trying to survive the struggles brought to the cotton trade by the American Civil War. Song of the Shuttle is book #1 in the Lancashire Cotton Saga and can be read as a standalone. Our thanks to the author and Sapere… Continue reading Song of the Shuttle by Christine Evans | #BookReview #ChristineEvans @SapereBooks #ARC #HistoricalFiction