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Lili

I’m a thirty-something Colombian who loves to get lost in a good ol’ Romance.

My favorite tropes are:

-Best friends to lovers
-May/December
-Hurt/comfort/healing
-Opposites attract
-Humor (as long as it’s not slapstick type comedy)

My favorites authors are:

-Lane Hayes
-Santino Hassell
-Kade Boehme
-TJ Klune
-Heidi Cullinan
-NR Walker
-Eli Easton
-Amy Lane
-Keira Andrews
-Nick Pageant
-Annabeth Albert
-Jay Northcote
-Riley Hart/Nyrae Dawn
-Melanie Hansen
-Megan Erickson

Some of my all time favorites stories are:

-The Five Boroughs Series by Santino Hassell
-Carry the Ocean by Heidi Cullinan
-BOATK Series by TJ Klune (anything he writes actually)
-Let’s Hear It For The Boy by TA Webb
-A Kind of Truth by Lane Hayes
-Cyberlove Series by Santino Hassell & Megan Erickson

**Also: HEA a must!

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Down by Contact (Lili’s Review)

Down by Contact (Lili’s Review)

Title: Down by Contact (The Barons #2) Author: Santino Hassell Publisher: InterMix Release Date: January 16th 2018 Genre(s): Sports Romance, Contemporary Romance Page Count: 220 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Two rival football players begin a game with higher stakes than the Super Bowl in this steamy romance from the author of Illegal Contact. Simeon Boudreaux, the…
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Seduction on the Slopes (Snow & Ice Games #2)

Seduction on the Slopes (Snow & Ice Games #2)

Title: Seduction on the Slopes (Snow & Ice Games #2) Author: Tamsen Parker Publisher: SMP Swerve Release Date: January 16th 2018 Genre(s): Sports Romance Page Count: 165 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.75 stars out of 5 Blurb: Welcome to the Snow and Ice Games where competition is not the only thing that is heating up! The second book in bestselling Tamsen Parker’s…
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Relay (Changing Lanes #1)

Relay (Changing Lanes #1)

Title: Relay (Changing Lanes #1) Author: Layla Reyne Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: January 8th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary, Suspense, Sports Romance Page Count: 237 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Captain is not a title Alejandro “Alex” Cantu takes lightly. Elected by his teammates to helm the US Men’s Swim Team, he proudly accepts the role, despite juggling…
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Deal Maker (Lili’s Review)

Deal Maker (Lili’s Review)

Title: Deal Maker Author: Lily Morton Publisher: Self published Release Date: December 22nd 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 335 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Sometimes your mouth makes deals that your heart can’t honour. Jude is a highly successful model, but a very reluctant one. His life is full of casual hook-ups with pretty men in…
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In Case of Emergency (Lili’s Review)

In Case of Emergency (Lili’s Review)

Title: In Case of Emergency Author: Keira Andrews Publisher: Self published Release Date: November 30th 2017 Genre(s): Comtemporary Romance Page Count: 120 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Former stepbrothers find Christmas romance under the tree. After years alone, Daniel Diaz is finally ready to shake up his orderly, solitary life. He’s about to leave for a cozy…
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Archangel’s Assassin by Barbara Elsborg

Archangel’s Assassin by Barbara Elsborg

Title: Archangel’s Assassin Author: Barbara Elsborg Publisher: Self published Release Date: December 1st 2017 Genre(s): Paranormal Romance Page Count: 209 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: He wants to forget West is an archangel’s assassin delivering justice to supernatural creatures who break the law. Not a straightforward job because he also has to absorb the memories of those…
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The Remaking of Corbin Wale (Lili’s Review)

The Remaking of Corbin Wale (Lili’s Review)

Title: The Remaking of Corbin Wale Author: Roan Parrish Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: November 27th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 226 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5+ stars out of 5 Blurb: Last month, Alex Barrow’s whole life imploded—partner, home, job, all gone in forty-eight hours. But sometimes when everything falls apart, better things appear almost like magic. Now, he’s back…
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Leaning Into A Wish (Leaning Into Stories, #3.5)

Leaning Into A Wish (Leaning Into Stories, #3.5)

Title: Leaning Into A Wish (Leaning Into Stories, #3.5) Author: Lane Hayes Publisher: Self published Release Date: November 21st 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 130 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Ryan Haskell loves everything about the wine business. He’s fortunate to work at one of the most prestigious wineries in Napa Valley doing something he enjoys…
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Desperately Seeking Santa (Lili’s Review)

Desperately Seeking Santa (Lili’s Review)

Title: Desperately Seeking Santa Author: Eli Easton Publisher: Self published Release Date: November 22nd 2017 Genre(s): New Adult, Contemporary Romance Page Count: 225 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Journalism student Gabe Martin gets his first professional assignment—to write about a Christmas charity dinner that benefits a children’s home. It sounds like a total snooze-fest until Gabe learns…
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Citywide (Five Boroughs #6)

Citywide (Five Boroughs #6)

Title: Citywide (Five Boroughs, #6) Author: Santino Hassell Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: November 13th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 370 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Anthology can be read as a standalone A record-breaking heatwave engulfs the Five Boroughs, and emotions run as hot as the temperatures. In Rerouted, Chris Mendez is trying to live…
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Reawaken (Under My Skin #2)

Reawaken (Under My Skin #2)

Title: Reawaken (Under My Skin #2) Author: Christina Lee Publisher: Self published Release Date: November 2nd 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 232 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Losing his adoring husband shattered Tristan Rogers’s world. For the past few years, he’s been going through the motions, running their dog grooming business while hiding the loneliness he…
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Autoboyography by Christina Lauren (Quickie Review)

Autoboyography by Christina Lauren (Quickie Review)

Title: Autoboyography Author: Christina Lauren Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Release Date: September 12th 2017 Genre(s): Young Adult Page Count: 416 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Three years ago, Tanner Scott’s family relocated from California to Utah, a move that nudged the bisexual teen temporarily back into the closet. Now, with one semester of…
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Out (Lili’s Review)

Out (Lili’s Review)

Title: Out Author: Cara Dee Publisher: Self Published Release Date: October 19th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 299 apges Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: “I guess I always figured coming out was something you did for friends and family, and maybe it is, but it’s personal too, you know? The person I was last night is new.…
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Off the Ice (Lili’s Review)

Off the Ice (Lili’s Review)

Title: Off the Ice (Hat Trick, #1) Author: Avon Gale & Piper Vaughn Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: October 30th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary, Sports Romance Page Count: 275 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5+ stars out of 5 Blurb: Tristan Holt is nothing if not pragmatic. Despite a flourishing career as a defenseman for the Atlanta Venom, Tristan knows he can’t play hockey…
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