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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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Long Walk Home by Ellyn Oaksmith | #BookReview @EllynOaksmith @Bookouture #NetGalley #ContemporaryRomance

A young love that resisted time and distance. Long Walk Home is a lovely second-chance romance set in a beautiful Californian Vineyard. It is book #3 in the Blue Hills series but can be read as a standalone. I had the pleasure of reading and reviewing the first two books in the series: Summer at Orchard House… Continue reading Long Walk Home by Ellyn Oaksmith | #BookReview @EllynOaksmith @Bookouture #NetGalley #ContemporaryRomance

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Letters Across the Sea by Genevieve Graham | #BookReview @GenGrahamAuthor @simonschuster #NetGalley #HistoricalFiction

Love in Times of Uncertainty Letters Across the Sea is a heart-wrenching telling of anti-semitism in Canada during the Depression and the bravery of Canadian soldiers sent to Honk Kong during World War II. Our thanks to Simon & Schuster Canada and NetGalley for the advanced reader's copy.  Book Details Title: Letters Across the Sea by Genevieve GrahamPublisher: Simon… Continue reading Letters Across the Sea by Genevieve Graham | #BookReview @GenGrahamAuthor @simonschuster #NetGalley #HistoricalFiction

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Heiress in Red Silk by Madeline Hunter | #BookReview @MadelineHunter @KensingtonBooks #ZebraBooks #NetGalley #HistoricalRomance

From milliner to heiress! Heiress in Red Silk by Madeline Hunter is a lovely cross-class romance between a practical milliner and an idealistic engineering genius. It is book #2 in the Duke's Heiress Series but can be read as a standalone. Our thanks to Zebra Books - Kensington Books and NetGalley for the advanced reader's copy.  Book Details… Continue reading Heiress in Red Silk by Madeline Hunter | #BookReview @MadelineHunter @KensingtonBooks #ZebraBooks #NetGalley #HistoricalRomance

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I’m Only Wicked With You by Julie Anne Long | #BookReview @JulieAnneLong @avonbooks #NetGalley #HistoricalRomance

She was an Earl's daughter, and he was an ambitious American with no patience for the ways of the British Aristocracy.   I'm Only Wicked With You is a lovely story about realizing that what you want is not necessarily what you need. It is book #3 in the Palace of Rogues series but can be… Continue reading I’m Only Wicked With You by Julie Anne Long | #BookReview @JulieAnneLong @avonbooks #NetGalley #HistoricalRomance

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Beyond This Broken Sky by Siobhan Curham | #BlogTour #BookReview @SiobhanCurham @Bookouture #NetGalley #HistoricalFiction

Difficult times have a way of bringing people together. Today, we are thrilled to be the stop on the Blog Tour for Beyond This Broken Sky by Siobhan Curham. Our thanks to Bookouture and NetGalley for the advanced reader's copy.  Beyond This Broken Sky is an engaging and emotional story about a wealthy woman and a pacifist man who… Continue reading Beyond This Broken Sky by Siobhan Curham | #BlogTour #BookReview @SiobhanCurham @Bookouture #NetGalley #HistoricalFiction

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One Thing Leads to a Lover by Susanna Craig | #BookReview @susannamcraig @KensingtonBooks #NetGalley #HistoricalRomance

She was his assignment. He was her opportunity for adventure. One Thing Leads to a Lover is a lovely story of a gentle and proper widow that finds herself involved in a case of espionage and can't help but fall for the brave but insecure spy assigned to the case. It is book #2 in… Continue reading One Thing Leads to a Lover by Susanna Craig | #BookReview @susannamcraig @KensingtonBooks #NetGalley #HistoricalRomance

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His Accidental Countess by Annie Burrows | #BookReview @NovelistaAnnie @HarlequinBooks #NetGalley #HistoricalRomance

He thought he was preventing his ward's elopement, but he got it all wrong! His Accidental Countess is a fun and romantic historical romance about a socially awkward Earl and a determined governess. Our thanks to the author, Harlequin, and NetGalley for the advanced reader's copy.  Book Details Print Length: 288 pages Publisher: Harlequin Historical (March 30, 2021)Language: EnglishISBN-10… Continue reading His Accidental Countess by Annie Burrows | #BookReview @NovelistaAnnie @HarlequinBooks #NetGalley #HistoricalRomance

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Pursuit of the Truth by K.D. Richards | #BookReview @kiadwrites @HarlequinBooks #ARC #CrimeMystery #ContemporaryRomance

A hotel chain CEO and her security guard will work together to solve the mystery around her brother's death. Pursuit of the Truth is a light and fast-paced crime and mystery with the right amount of sensuality and romance. It's the first book in the West Investigations series but can be read as a standalone.… Continue reading Pursuit of the Truth by K.D. Richards | #BookReview @kiadwrites @HarlequinBooks #ARC #CrimeMystery #ContemporaryRomance

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The Kindness of Psychopaths by Alan Gorevan | #BookReview @AlanGorevan #KindleUnlimited #Thriller

A woman went missing, and the only clue was her fingers scattered around the backyard. The kindness of Psychopaths by Alan Gorevan is an intriguing psychological thriller where nobody is what they appear to be. It kept me guessing until the very end. The book is currently available on Kindle Unlimited. Book Details Title: The… Continue reading The Kindness of Psychopaths by Alan Gorevan | #BookReview @AlanGorevan #KindleUnlimited #Thriller