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Who Wants to Marry a Doctor? by Abigail Sharpe

As a single mom and pediatrician, Sabrina Bankhead doesn't have time for romance. All that changes when she reluctantly agrees to take part in a dating show fundraiser for a children's hospital. But once she sets eyes on the journalist hired to cover the show, none of the four contestants stand a chance. If she doesn't choose one of the eligible bachelors, the hospital doesn't raise a cent. What's a lovestruck doc to do? Review Coming Soon!>>>Read Review


 



 
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Back for You (A Forsythia Falls Story) by Anara Bella, Cain’s well aware that he screwed up when he left Forsythia Falls and Thea with nothing more than a ‘Dear Jane’ note, but now he’s back and prepared to go after his woman – only she’s not exactly chomping at the bit to get her heart crushed by him again. Read Review>>

One Night More by Mandy Baxter, A contemporary suspense debut by an author who knows how to write engaging characters in an interesting political whodunit that is sensually charged! Read Review>>

Barefoot in Lace - Barefoot Bay Brides, Book 2 by Roxanne St. Claire, Tom is no stranger to loss. It is the catalyst that convinces him he is destined to forever be alone. Gussie hides behind a mask of make-up and wigs to hide insecurities. Can Tom persuade her to see past those insecurities? Can Gussie convince Tom that he is not destined to be alone forever, that he has the best reason to put down permanent roots? Read Review>>

A Love to Call Her Own by Marilyn Pappano, Jessy, a military widow, and Dalton, a military widower, find escape in each other one drunken, passionate night. But Dalton had not been ready to get involved with anyone, so he avoided her. Accidently running into each other again, Dalton sees the real Jessy and begins to believe that she may be the one woman who can help him heal. But can he convince her to take a chance on him? Read Review>>

The Harbormaster's Daughter by Heidi Jon Schmidt , The aftermath of a murder combines with a small, coastal town coming-of-age love story that is as poignant as it is joyful. You'll easily imagine the ambiance of a community that once made its living from fishing and now must deal with the present without forgetting the past. Read Review>>

Countdown - The Men of the Sisterhood serial, part 2 by Fern Michaels, In this continuing saga of THE MEN OF THE SISTERHOOD serial, the men have already bonded and formed the group BOLO, which is now involved in a mission of reparation to the needy residents of some of Washington D.C.’s slum apartments and justice against their unscrupulous landlords. Read Review>>

His Every Fantasy - Sultry Summer Nights, Book 2 by Delilah Devlin, His every fantasy is without limits, beyond anything her imagination could have conjured up and multiplied by pleasure. Read Review>>

Hideaway Cove, Windfall Island series, book 2 by Anna Sullivan, From the moment that genealogist Holden arrives on Windfall Island looking for the missing heir to the Stanhope family fortune, he is attracted to single mom Jessi. But someone wants the missing heir dead and when evidence points to Jessi as the heir he seeks, it puts her and her son in danger. Holden will do whatever it takes to save the family he has come to love. Read Review>>

Summer's Moon by Lacey Baker, When Baltimore detective Parker returns to Sweetland for his grandmother’s funeral and runs into Drew, they have a few drinks together and end up in bed. When Drew discovers she is pregnant, neither one wants a commitment. Still, he wants to be there for her and the baby. But when the dangers from his case and her past arrive in town, he discovers how much he has to lose. Can he keep them safe, or will he lose those he loves? Read Review>>

Long, Hot Texas Summer by Carolyn Brown, To convince her daughter to return for her final year of college instead of marrying the cowboy on her ex-husband, Jackson’s, ranch, Loretta is ready to stay at the ranch for the whole summer if that’s what it takes. After all, she doesn’t want her daughter to make the same mistake she did. But Loretta doesn’t count on the red-hot passion that has always existed between her and Jackson. After seventeen years apart, can they start anew? Read Review>>

 

Never Forget by Heather Ashby, In the aftermath of 911, more than the steel from the Twin Towers went into forming the bow of the newest Naval ship, the USS New York, as British Exchange Officer Gwyn, who has second sight, soon discovers. But if she mentions this sighting, she may be committed. So when the spirits find information that could help defeat the enemy, will Gwyn come forth with the information, with the help of the man she loves, or will she keep quiet to save her career? Read Review>>

The Texan's Twins by Pamela Britton, Drawn away from the rodeo and back into the family business when his father is indisposed, Jet agrees to meet the new engineer. But the last thing he expects is Jasmine, a sexy mother of twins, or losing his heart to her. As he begins to fall in love with Jasmine and her twins, he starts imagining a life with them. But can he convince her to take a chance on him? Read Review>>

Summer Letters by Dan Petermeier, SUMMER LETTERS is a faith based romantic novel that had much drama in many different subplots along with lots of love interests for Liam. The storminess of some of those relationships kept me turning the pages long into the night. Read Review>>

Rock Addiction by Nalini Singh , Zachary Fox wants Molly Webster. A bad-boy rock star, he is used to getting what he wants and he wants the librarian now. What started out as an unforgettable one-night stand turns into a no-strings attached month long affair. But will these two lovers be able to end it without getting their hearts broken in the process? Read Review>>

Hell or High Water, #3.5: Not Fade Away by S.E. Jakes, Truth or dare. A simple game right? It’s not so simple when the game involves Prophet and his lover, Tom. What started with a couch will lead to nipple ring and end with a rope and bring these two lovers to places they never imagined. Read Review>>

Caroline's Secret (Wells Landing #1) by Amy Lillard, CAROLINE'S SECRET is the first book in a new Amish series by Lillard and she didn't disappoint. The background was well laid out, there are well developed characters with many layers to them and vivid descriptions of the Amish way of life. Read Review>>

The Sweetheart Rules - Sweetheart Sisters, book 2 by Shirley Jump, Shirley Jump is a new-to-me author. I like the way she mixes family problems and neighbors to make them complete. Read Review>>

Mack's Witness (Hearts & Heroes, Book 2) by Myla Jackson, MACK'S WITNESS is a very steamy read with a career Marine who is currently stationed in Afghanistan and an international model who are front and center in the story. See how quickly their feelings towards their life work and careers change as their feelings for each other do. Read Review>>

Ugly Love by Colleen Hoover, Tate starts to fall for her new neighbor Miles, but he is so broken that he doesn’t want a relationship. Tate will agree to anything as long as she can have some of Miles, so she agrees to just keep it physical. But she can’t keep her emotions at bay and neither can he.

Sometimes love gets real ugly.
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Getting Dirty (Sapphire Falls, Book 3) by Erin Nicholas, GETTING DIRTY is the third book in Nicholas' series set in Sapphire Falls and I was sucked in immediately. This is Lauren and Travis' story but I was reunited with all the people I came to love in the first two books of the series even if they weren't front and center this time around. Read Review>>

 


Upside Down - Men of the Sisterhood serial, part 1 by Fern Michaels
 The men behind the women of the SISTERHOOD find themselves at odd and ends now that their women are consumed with their careers. So they bond and form their own agency, BOLO. With unlimited funds and over-the-top equipment, they plan to also help the women find some time for them. Their first case is a slumlord, who also happens to be the lieutenant governor of Virginia with some high level friends. Will the men of BOLO be brought down before they even begin?


Snow on the Bayou by Sandra Hill
 When Navy SEAL Cage returns home to his gravely ill grandmother, the former bad boy encounters the girl he was forced to leave seventeen years ago. Emelie had her heart broken once by Cage and she is not willing to have it happen again. But she cannot deny the red-hot attraction between them and when she lands in his bed once more, she prays that this time her heart will remain intact.


A SEAL's Fantasy by Tawny Weber
 Unable to go on his team’s latest mission due to nearly healed injuries from a mission gone awry, Navy SEAL Dominic finds himself with another assignment. His teammate has been captured and Dominic must find the man’s sister before she is used to hinder the rescue. But Dominic is shocked to discover that his teammate’s sibling, showgirl Lara, is his fantasy come-to-life.


Breakable by Tammara Webber
 Seek the future and get rid of the past.


Foundation of Trust (Cost of Repairs) by A.M Arthur
 David Weller didn’t think life could get worse after his partner, Owen, disappeared without warning. Then he got a devastating medical diagnosis—Huntington’s disease. Now, four years later, his catering partnership is doing well, but his anger and pain remains. When Owen steps back into his life, David is furious. Can he forgive the only man he’s ever loved, or will he stay angry forever?


Cowboy Take Me Away (Rough Riders, Book 16) by Lorelei James
 COWBOY TAKE ME AWAY is a steamy romance that ties up the ROUGH RIDERS SERIES and brings us full circle through a lot of remembrances and flashbacks. Sit back and see how Carson McKay and Carolyn West first met and continued the dynasty.


Seeing Red (Hearts and Minds, Book 3) by Holly Trent
 Meg’s former marriage to a rock star resulted in an ugly divorce and being dubbed ‘Poor Meg’ by the media. To prove that she’s not to be pitied she opted to announce her engagement… the problem is that she’s not even dating. Fortunately her friends have the ideal husband for her – and that’s how she ends up exchanging vows with a man she barely knows.


Hot and Bothered (Hot in the Kitchen, Book 3) by Kate Meador
 Single mom Jules is ready to take another stab at dating. The only problem is longtime pal Tad is her ideal man – only he’s not interested… or is he?



Healing the Wounds (Neighborly Affection, Book 3) by M.Q. Barber
 Henry, Jay and Alice’s relationship is ever evolving, but can they overcome the emotional turmoil caused by a recent trauma that occurred at a BDSM club?


Healing Gabriel by Elizabeth Kelly
 After her mother’s death, Morgan Wilson decides to move to a small town to rebuild her life. There, she finds that it is difficult to find adequate housing. From a tip from one of her student’s mothers she discovers a carriage house, but the landowner, Gabriel Dern, is not happy that she wants to intrude on his life. Will Morgan be able to convince Gabriel that by moving on his property she has no plans to disrupt his solicitude existence?


Fiery by Nikki Duncan
 It seems that the town grandfathers of Whispering Cove like to spend their time matchmaking. Getting the lonely Carmen Smith, all five feet plus of her, together with Ryan Alden, at six foot-seven, seems like a perfect idea to them.


Getting Rowdy - Love Undercover, Book 3 by Lori Foster
 An oversexed commitment phobic man meets the woman he can't have but can't stop yearning for.


A Solitary Heart by Amanda Carpenter
 A SOLITARY HEART while a contemporary retro romance has love and hate - both volatile emotions - throughout. Sian and Matt's encounters sizzle each and every time but they are never on the same page at the same time which leads to lots of frustration, anger and other emotions that are off the charts!


Stranded with a Billionaire - The Billionaire Boys Club, Book 1 by Jessica Clare
 STRANDED WITH A BILLIONAIRE is a steamy contemporary romance that sets the stage for the six alpha males who are friends and billionaires and part of the Brotherhood, a secret society. We are introduced and given background on each of them but make no mistake this is Logan Hawkings, their leader, and Brontë Dawson's story.


Cassie's Hope - Riders Up, Book 1 by Adriana Kraft
 CASSIE'S HOPE is an often times steamy contemporary romance that takes place in and around Chicago, Wyoming, Utah and California. Cassie tries to reach her father's dream of success by taking a leave of absence from her job as a social worker. See how it all pans out!


Something Sweeter - Sweet, Texas, book 3 by Candis Terry
 SOMETHING SWEETER is a romance novel just like I like them. Real characters facing real dilemmas with lots of emotions and loving thrown in. Love to see those alpha males trained!


Falling For Her Husband - The Renaldis, Book 3 by Karen Erickson
 FALLING FOR HER HUSBAND centers on Vince and his wife, Amber, a model. The friction between them is soon forgotten after she's in an accident but watch the fireworks fly as she slowly starts to remember things!


Broken (Redemption #1) by Lauren Layne
 A grave mistake forces Olivia Middleton to leave her flashy New York lifestyle to tend an injured veteran. She was expecting an elderly gentleman; instead she finds that Paul Langdon is close to her own age. She knows the physical scars worn by Paul are no match from the inner demons that reside within him. Will she be able to convince him to come out of hiding and start living his life again?


All Kinds of Tied Down by Mary Calmes
 Deputy US Marshal Miro Jones is different from his partner Ian Doyle. Miro is calm and rather reserved, while Ian is fire, ready to burst into action any second. They shouldn’t get along so well, but Miro can’t imagine depending on any other person in a life-and-death situation. Miro’s feelings run deeper than best friends. Can he convince Ian that changing their relationship is worth the risk?


Beyond the Velvet Rope by Tiffany Ashley
 She’s in over her head but convinced that she can say no to a man that ticks all her boxes and is so wrong for her.


The Texan's Little Secret, The Texas Rodeo Barons series, book 3 by Barbara White Daille
 Coming home to play nursemaid to her headstrong father, Carly discovers that the only man she has ever loved is now the manager of her family’s ranch. Luke went on with his life after Carly left town and is now a widower with a young daughter. He enjoys his life, but soon discovers that his feelings for Carly have never waned. However, she has a secret that just may destroy any chance they may have at a future together.


Love in the Fleet series, book 1 - Forgive and Forget by Heather Ashby
 While on leave before deploying to the Persian Gulf aboard a Navy ship, Hallie meets a handsome man. Startled to discover he is an officer aboard her ship of five thousand, she fails to tell him she is also serving on that ship. After all, if he knows and dates her, he is subject to disciplinary action. But when she becomes a public figure aboard ship, her secret is out. Although he tries to maintain his distance, when she is taken hostage by a fellow crew member, who is a terrorist, all bets are off.


Love in the Fleet, book 2 - Forget Me Not by Heather Ashby
 Playboy navy pilot Brian meets veterinarian Daisy and loses his heart to her when he fulfills a promise by taking a stray cat to her to be checked out. However, Daisy wants nothing to do with another military man, having lost one, her husband, a pilot in Afghanistan. Still, his persistence pays off as she cannot resist his humor or his sweet kisses. But will the issues from each of their pasts destroy any chance of a future together?


Homecoming: The Billionaire Brothers by Lily Everett
 Previously released as a contemporary e-book novella series called THE BILLIONAIRE BROTHERS, about three wealthy brothers finding their soul-mates, these three stories, as well as a catch-up conclusion, are now available in print or e-book together. Related to the SANCTUARY ISLAND series, fans will enjoy these while waiting for the next novel. Settle in for a great combination of emotional reads that tell a continuing story in this fascinating island of charm.


The Sweetest Summer, Bayberry Cove series, book 2 by Susan Donovan
 Here we are arriving at Bayberry Island again for their annual Mermaid Festival. Visitors arrive daily for the week-long event dressed as mermaids, pirates, faeries, and other costumes.


Recipe for Romance - Maple Woods, Book 2 by Olivia Miles
 RECIPE FOR ROMANCE is the second book in Miles' series set in Maple Woods. It's a sweet romance with lots of heartbreak and angst, secrets, delicious pies and chemistry that doesn't quit between Emily and Scott, first loves who have been apart for twelve years!


Bring On The Heat - Boys Of Summer series, Book 1 by Katie Rose
 BRING ON THE HEAT is a good, light summer read. It is the perfect novel to take to the beach.


Someone Like You by Karen Rock
 SOMEONE LIKE YOU is a contemporary romance with several plots that are interwoven. Niall and Kayleigh have known each other since they were kids and went to camp together. They reconnect two years after Niall returns injured from Afghanistan and where Kayleigh's brother Chris died. It touches on a lot of emotions and memories for them both.


His Hometown Girl by Karen Rock
 HIS HOMETOWN GIRL is a contemporary novel with lots of twists and turns for Jodi and Daniel, former childhood friends and more, who haven't seen each other in ten years. Watching them catch up, regress to their childhood behaviors, fight their attraction to rekindle the love they once had that the other wasn't aware of plus be on opposite sides of what farmers in their hometown of Cedar Bay, Vermont want and need kept tensions high and my interest engaged.


Love With A Perfect Cowboy - Cupid, Texas series, Book 4 by Lori Wilde
 LOVE WITH THE PERFECT COWBOY is the fourth and final book in the CUPID, TEXAS series. I enjoyed getting to know the great characters and this quaint town.


Getting Worked Up - Sapphire Falls, Book 2 by Erin Nicholas
 GETTING WORKED UP is the second book in Nicholas' series set in Sapphire Falls and I couldn't wait to dive in. This is Phoebe and Joe's story but I was reunited with all the people I came to love in the first book of the series, GETTING OUT OF HAND, and was not disappointed.


Getting Out of Hand - Sapphire Falls, Book One by Erin Nicholas
 GETTING OUT OF HAND is the start of a new series set in Sapphire Falls and it blew me away. There was a feel good feeling throughout even when things weren't going as expected. I loved this book from start to finish and couldn't put it down. At the end I gave a huge sigh of satisfaction and disbelief that I was at the end.


Branded - The Cavanaugh Brothers series, Book 1 by Laura Wright
 Deacon believes the destruction of his childhood home will release him from the pains of the past. Mackanzie is determined to fight tooth and nail to preserve the ranch she loves. Will Mackanzie’s love exorcise the demons and heal his heart? Can Mac still accept the ranch after learning its tragic, dark past?


Home the Hard Way by Z.A Maxfield
 It’s never easy going home but after Dare Buckley’s career with the Seattle PD is irreparably damaged, he can only get a job in his hometown. Dare never planned to return to Palladian, but he can now look into his father’s suicide and get reacquainted with his childhood friend, Finn Fowler. It’s soon clear that nearly everyone in town is keeping secrets—and that includes Finn.


Stealing the Moon & Stars by Sally J. Smith and Jean Steffens
 Jordan Welsh and Eddie Marino are partners in the private eye business. Jordan is also wildly attracted to Eddie, but she is struggling to keep things professional. The pair gets hired to investigate who is stealing from a charity for sick kids. When they start uncovering leads, they discover that this case might be a lot more dangerous than average.


Magnolia Drive - Cavanaugh Island series, Book 4 by Rochelle Alers
 MAGNOLIA DRIVE has Southern charm and hospitality along with warm and endearing characters. The Southern flavor is throughout in the descriptions of the homes, businesses, politics, language and locations but especially the characters!


Since You've Been Gone - Welcome to Paradise, Book 4 by Elle Kennedy
 The youngest Bishop brother meets his match in the fast-paced, fun and emotional SINCE YOU’VE BEEN GONE. I’ve adored every Bishop brother book in the WELCOME TO PARADISE series and Austin’s is no exception.


Wildflower Wedding - Cricket Creek, Book 6 by LuAnn McLane
 WILDFLOWER WEDDING reeled me in immediately even though I have not read the first five books in the series. Getting to know the characters and their relationships kept my interest from beginning to end and also made me feel as if I was a part of the town!


Light My Fire - The Rockers, Book 1 (Contemporary Romance Box Set Volume 2, Book 4) by Kristina Knight
 LIGHT MY FIRE at sixty five pages is a contemporary romance novella that is fast paced and held my interest throughout. Childhood friends, Lily and Nate, are hoping for an adult relationship to get the other out of their system. How well does that work out? Sit back and relax and you will soon find out.


Her Temporary Hero - Once A Marine series, Book 2 by Jennifer Apodaca
 Five months after Becky sent her abusive boyfriend to prison, he is out and threatening to take away her infant daughter, so she runs with the help of her boss. When former Marine Logan discovers that his cousin has installed a woman and her child in his home, he slowly realizes that they may be able to help each other. A temporary marriage will save his land while he protects her, but neither counts on falling in love.


In the Mood for Love by Beth Ciotta
 Publicist Harper has just lost her job and her green card will be up in two weeks, forcing her return to Canada. But she has reasons for not wanting to return there and it looks like marriage is her only answer. She and Sam, a widower with two children, have been heating the sheets hot and heavy while keeping any emotion out of it. But Sam will do whatever it takes to keep Harper in Sugar Creek. Can their passion for each other evolve into true love?


All of You by Christina Lee
 Avery just uses men as a sexual release, she doesn’t do commitment. But Bennett is the exact opposite, he doesn’t want a one night stand. The chemistry between them is explosive. Will Avery admit that she might actually have feelings for him?


Cowboys and Brides - How to Marry a Cowboy by Carolyn Brown
 When Annie Rose runs from her abusive ex-fiancé, she never expects to end up on a ranch with a good-looking rancher named Mason and his two feisty daughters. Accepting the job as nanny, despite the girls’ belief that she is their new mama, Annie Rose finds herself falling in love with them as well as their daddy. But does she dare stay when her nightmarish past could catch up with her at any time?


The Last First Date (Contemporary Romance Box Set Volume 2, Book 3) by Maggie Wells
 THE LAST FIRST DATE takes place in less than twenty four hours but quite a bit is crammed into those few hours from New Year's Eve to New Year's Day. Lang and Jessica have chemistry from the first minute they meet and it only gets hotter from there.


Maid to Crave (Man Maid, Book 2 ) (Contemporary Romance Box Set Volume 2, Book 1) by Rebecca Avery
 MAID TO CRAVE is about friendship, finding love when it's least expected, the importance of friends and family and believing in yourself. This was a fast paced often steamy read that had me rooting for Tori and Seth throughout!


All I Have (Farmer's Market #1) (Contemporary Romance Box Set Volume 2, Book 2) by Nicole Helm
 ALL I HAVE is centered on an unlikely friendship between two competing farmers, finding love when it's least expected, the importance of believing in yourself no matter what others think and staying true to yourself and those you love. This was a fast paced read that had me rooting for Mia and Dell throughout!


Suddenly Last Summer by Sarah Morgan
 An amazing love story that will make your very bones ache with emotion. Sarah Morgan achieves that, and more, in SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER.


Fallen by Callie Hart
 Sloane and Zeth are alive but not necessarily in one piece. They are both processing the aftermath of their encounters with Rebel, Julio and the ranch. Nothing will be the same ever again because they have enemies who haven’t forgotten about them… on both sides of the law.


Wyatt's War (Hearts & Heroes, Book 1) by Myla Jackson
 WYATT'S WAR is an often steamy read that pits a feisty event planner against a previously injured soldier placed on light duty until he can go back to the front lines. Sit back and relax as the two of them are butting heads one minute and burning up the sheets the next.


A Cause for Justice by Kimberly Van Meter
 A CAUSE FOR JUSTICE has a tree hugger pitted against a developer and things get interesting and oh so steamy. Quiet Justice a/k/a Jenna is a force to be reckoned with! Does Mason stand a chance when Justice takes a stand? Sit back and watch the sparring and sparks fly between the two of them.


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