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The Wolf at the Door (Big Bad Wolf #1)

The Wolf at the Door (Big Bad Wolf #1)

Title: The Wolf at the Door (Big Bad Wolf #1) Author: Charlie Adhara Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: February 19, 2018 Genre(s): Mystery, Paranormal, Werewolves Page Count: 275 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.75 stars out of 5 Blurb: A former FBI agent is partnered with the enemy in this suspenseful male/male shifter romance from debut author Charlie Adhara Hunting for big bad wolves…
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A Little Side of Geek (Geek Life #1)

A Little Side of Geek (Geek Life #1)

Title: A Little Side of Geek (Geek Life #1) Author: Marguerite Labbe Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: May 22, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 306 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When opposite worlds collide, it’s anyone’s game. Proud geek and comic book artist Morris Proctor wants nothing more than to live in semiseclusion with his devil cat and…
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Beholden (Maya’s Review)

Beholden (Maya’s Review)

Title: Beholden Author: Kris T. Bethke Publisher: JMS Books LLC Release Date: April 18, 2018 Genre(s): Fantasy, Wizards Page Count: 124 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Julian Thomas made the unpopular decision to become Beholden and focus his magic only on scrying. Because of it, he’s the best at his job and the top scryer for the Department…
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Blindsided (Maya’s Review)

Blindsided (Maya’s Review)

Title: Blindsided (Men of Sports) Author: T.A. Chase and Devon Rhodes Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: May 8, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 200 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Love can hit you hard before you even see it coming…. When rugby player Liam transfers to Melbourne, he’s blindsided by his attraction to the hottest lifeguard on the…
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Forged in Fire (Maya’s Review)

Forged in Fire (Maya’s Review)

Title: Forged in Fire (Asheville Arcana #2) Author: Ari McKay Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: May1, 2018 Genre(s): Fantasy/Werewolves Page Count: 220 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 Blurb: The magic touch. Ever since Harlan Edgewood was bitten by a possessed werewolf, his monthly shifts have been agonizing. When he meets Whimsy Hickes—a mage who specializes in transformation—the attraction is…
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Kaleidoscope (CyNapse Security, Inc. #1)

Kaleidoscope (CyNapse Security, Inc. #1)

Title: Kaleidoscope (CyNapse Security, Inc. #1) Author: Jo Tannah Publisher: eXtasy Books Release Date: March 18, 2018 Genre(s): Suspense, Contemporary Page Count: 217 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 2 stars out of 5 Blurb: Julian Davis has no time for love—everything must be under control. He steers clear of messy emotions or out-of-control passions. This attitude is the key to his success as the…
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Whisper (Maya’s Review)

Whisper (Maya’s Review)

Title: Whisper (Skins #2) Author: Garrett Leigh Publisher: Fox Love Press Release Date: May 1, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 314 pages Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.25 stars out of 5 Blurb: Lonely physiotherapist Harry Foster has the world at his feet. A full client list, a six figure Instagram following, and a publishing deal for a book he doesn’t have time…
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Wilde Fire (Forever Wilde #3)

Wilde Fire (Forever Wilde #3)

Title: Wilde Fire (Forever Wilde #3) Author: Lucy Lennox Publisher: Self published Release Date: March 18, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 312 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Otto: Seth Walker was my first love and I always swore he’d be my last. Even after he moved away our senior year in high school, we vowed to reunite after…
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Rended Hearts (Maya’s Review)

Rended Hearts (Maya’s Review)

Title: Rended Hearts Author: Riza Curtis Publisher: Self published Release Date: March 30, 2018 Genre(s): Paranormal Romance, Shifters/Wizards Page Count: 150 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.75 stars out of 5 Blurb: After a life on the run, witch Gabriel just wants to enjoy having a home. He’s perfectly happy pottering around his garden and using magic to quietly help people. Then the Alpha…
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Strange Medicine (Dr. Maxwell Thornton Murder Mysteries #1)

Strange Medicine (Dr. Maxwell Thornton Murder Mysteries #1)

Title: Strange Medicine (Dr. Maxwell Thornton Murder Mysteries #1) Author: S.C. Wynne Publisher: Self published Release Date: April 1, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary, Mystery Page Count: 276 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Maxwell Thornton isn’t really a people person, but that never mattered to him because he’d lived for his career. After losing a patient during a routine hysterectomy,…
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Anáil Dhragain: (Dragon’s Breath) (The Pendhragains #1)

Anáil Dhragain: (Dragon’s Breath) (The Pendhragains #1)

Title: Anáil Dhragain: (Dragon’s Breath) (The Pendhragains #1) Author: Stephan Knox Publisher: TPS Publishing Release Date: March 31, 2018 Genre(s): Epic, Historica Fantasy Page Count: 1100 pages Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Serving as a Brittunculi Legionnaire in the very occupation he hates the most, Trystian has yet to labour through some of the hardest lessons of life.…
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The Magician Murders (Art of Murder #3)

The Magician Murders (Art of Murder #3)

Title: The Magician Murders (Art of Murder #3) Author: Josh Lanyon Publisher: Self published Release Date: March 29, 2018 Genre(s): Mystery Page Count: 281 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Nothing up his sleeves. Nothing but murder… Jason West, hot shot special agent with the FBI’s Art Crime Team, is recuperating from a recent hit-and-run accident at the Wyoming…
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Mage of Inconvenience (Maya’s Review)

Mage of Inconvenience (Maya’s Review)

Title: Mage of Inconvenience Author: Parker Foye Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: March 20. 2018 Genre(s): Paranormal, Wizards, Werewolves Page Count: 212 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.7 stars out of 5 Blurb: Can they find the magic in a practical union? West is on the run from his werewolf pack, but if he cannot renew his magical defenses, he won’t get far. What…
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Staggered Cove Station (Maya’s Review)

Staggered Cove Station (Maya’s Review)

Title: Staggered Cove Station (Coast Guard Rescue #1) (Dreamspun Desires #54) Author: Elle Brownlee Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: March 20, 2018 Genre(s): Mystery/Suspense Page Count: 216 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: A Coast Guard Rescue Novel Rescues are wild in the Alaskan terrain. So is romance. Sun-kissed California guardsman Dan Farnsworth might be at home in the…
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