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Ele

Mother, wife, teacher and READER. I read MM almost exclusively. My kindle is my best friend and the most important thing in my life after my son. My poor husband…

I read MM romance almost exclusively. As a reader I don’t have any hard limits except incest. I like Contemporary and Historicals and I rarely read Paranormal unless recommended…

Soul to Keep (Ele’s Review)

Soul to Keep (Ele’s Review)

Title: Soul to Keep (Rented Heart #2) Author: Garrett Leigh Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: April 2nd 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 239 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.30 stars out of 5 Blurb: Recovering addict Jamie Yorke has returned to England from California. With no home or family to speak of, he sticks a pin in a map and finds a small town…
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Under His Stiletto

Under His Stiletto

Title: Under His Stiletto Author: K.A. Merikan Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: February 24th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 73 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: — No discipline until you’ve had your greens! — Mike doesn’t like overcomplicating things. At thirty two, he’s nowhere near settling down and divides his time between his construction job and the pub. Then…
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Pretty in Pink (Ele’s Review)

Pretty in Pink (Ele’s Review)

Title: Pretty in Pink (Housemates #6) Author: Jay Northcote Publisher: Jaybird Press Release Date: February 21st 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 249 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Ryan isn’t looking for a relationship with a guy—and Johnny isn’t looking for a relationship at all. Ryan’s always been attracted to tall, leggy blondes—normally of the female variety. When Johnny…
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Point of Contact ( Ele’s Review)

Point of Contact ( Ele’s Review)

Title: Point of Contact Author: Melanie Hansen Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: March 26th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 451 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Only love can heal an impossibly broken heart There’d forever been a thread running through Trevor Estes’s life—his son, Riley, strong and constant like a heartbeat. But when Riley is killed in combat,…
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Just Here for the Pain (Ele’s Review)

Just Here for the Pain (Ele’s Review)

Title: Just Here for the Pain (The Underdogs #2) Author: K.A. Merikan Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: February 4th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 240 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: —. Whips and chains – not optional .— Sid. Drummer for The Underdogs. Secretly yearning for pain and submission. Asher. AKA Stan. Stalker. More than meets the eye. It’s…
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Trick Roller (Ele’s Review)

Trick Roller (Ele’s Review)

Title: Trick Roller (Seven of Spades #2) Author: Cordelia Kingsbridge Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: January 29th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 295 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s the height of summer in Las Vegas. Everyone believes the serial killer Seven of Spades is dead—except Levi Abrams and Dominic Russo—and it’s back to business as usual. For…
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Bobby Green (Ele’s Review)

Bobby Green (Ele’s Review)

Title: Bobby Green (Johnnies #5) Author: Amy Lane Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: February 6th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 350 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Vern Roberts couldn’t wait to turn eighteen and get the hell out of Dogpatch, California. But city living is expensive, and he’s damned desperate when Dex from Johnnies spots him bussing tables.…
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Losing It (Ringside Romance #4)

Losing It (Ringside Romance #4)

Title: Losing It (Ringside Romance #4) Author: Christine d’Abo Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: February 19th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 226 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Finn Miller doesn’t do social. He works his IT job from home as often as he can to avoid people. If it weren’t for his weekly training sessions at Ringside Gym,…
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Two Man Station (Ele’s Review)

Two Man Station (Ele’s Review)

Title: Two Man Station (Emergency Services #1) Author: Lisa Henry Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: January 22nd 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary, New Adult Page Count: 273 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Gio Valeri is a big city police officer who’s been transferred to the small outback town of Richmond with his professional reputation in tatters. His transfer is a…
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Christmas at the Wellands

Christmas at the Wellands

Title: Christmas at the Wellands Author: Liz Jacobs Publisher: Self-published Release Date: January 4th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 88 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Kev’s had a truly horrible year. After losing his mom, he was plunged into a deep depression, and only pulled through with his best friend Andrew’s help. So when Andrew invites him to…
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Going Overboard (Anchor Point #5)

Going Overboard (Anchor Point #5)

Title: Going Overboard (Anchor Point #5) Author: L.A.Witt Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: February 5th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 286 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.8 stars out of 5 Blurb: Second-class petty officers Dalton Taylor and Chris Ingram have been best friends since coxswain’s school. Now they’re stationed together in the harbor patrol unit of NAS Adams. They’re content as friends, but secretly,…
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When The Devil Wants In (Ele’s Review)

When The Devil Wants In (Ele’s Review)

Author: Cate Ashwood, J.H. Knight Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: January 30th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 246 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.8 stars out of 5 Blurb: John Turner has been living a lie most of his life. Growing up in the rural Georgia town of Magnolia Ridge, he’s only ever let one person truly know him: his best friend, Chloe. To…
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Dream (Ele’s Review)

Dream (Ele’s Review)

Title: Dream (Skins #1) Author: Garrett Leigh Publisher: Fox Love Press Release Date: January 23rd 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: I can’t sleep… When unrequited love leaves Dylan Hart sleepless and nursing his wounds, instinct draws him to the one place he’s found mindless respite in the past—Lovato’s. It’s a place for every fantasy —…
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The Fortune Hunter (Ele’s Review)

The Fortune Hunter (Ele’s Review)

Author: Bonnie Dee Publisher: Self Published Release Date: January 2nd 2018 Genre(s): Historical Page Count: 235 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.8 stars out of 5 Blurb: A man with nothing finds everything. Abandoned at birth, WWI veteran Hal Stanton faces bleak employment prospects in post-war London. Desperation spurs him to reinvent himself to hook a wealthy wife, one he will be devoted to…
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