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Reading has become such a huge part of my life as an adult. I love the escape, but I also try to take something from each story for myself. I am a lover of words. I love dialogue. I love a slow burn and a happy ever after.

Favorite Authors: Garrett Leigh, Amy Lane, Mary Calmes, Lane Hayes, T.J. Klune, Roan Parrish, N.R. Walker

Challenge Me (Kirstin’s Review)

Challenge Me (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Challenge Me (With Me series #4) Author: Kris Jacen Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: August 31st, 2018 Genre(s): Military Romance Page Count: 124 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Briar Mason joined the Army to find himself after he believed the lies that had gone around about his best friend, Carter, and his sister. He should have known…
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Learn with Me (Kirstin’s Review)

Learn with Me (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Learn with Me (With Me series #3) Author: Kris Jacen Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: May 22, 2018 Genre(s): Military Romance Page Count: 145 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Josiah “Siah” Kent has always loved learning; now he’s living his dream of teaching children to love it too. After getting his degrees in New Orleans, he accepted…
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Helix (Kirstin’s Review)

Helix (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Helix Author: Anna Martin Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: February 26th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 217 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When high school student James has trouble with his truck, Dylan, who is studying to be a mechanic, comes to the rescue. James thinks he hides his immediate attraction well, but is happy to be…
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Explore with Me (Kirstin’s Review)

Explore with Me (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Explore with Me (With Me series #2) Author: Kris Jacen Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: February 8, 2018 Genre(s): Military Romance Page Count: 127 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Can two coming from such different backgrounds and points in their lives find a balance to explore together? The Army is the only thing that First Sergeant Danny…
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Wait for Me (Kirstin’s Review)

Wait for Me (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Wait for Me (With Me #1) Author: Kris Jacen Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: November 10, 2017 Genre(s): Military Romance Page Count: 202 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: The hardest job is waiting. Master Sergeant Jeff “Mackey” MacNamara has been waiting for THE ONE for years. First it wasn’t too safe to find a partner and now…
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With a Twist (Kirstin’s Review)

With a Twist (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: With a Twist (The Speakeasy Book 1) Author: K. Evan Coles and Brigham Vaughn Publisher: Pride Publishing Release Date: September 25, 2018 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 263 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Love, served with a twist. Nursing a broken heart when his ex-boyfriend, Riley, leaves him for the love of his life, Carter, Will Martin throws…
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A Dance for You (Kirstin’s Audio review)

A Dance for You (Kirstin’s Audio review)

Title: A Dance for You Author: Colette Davison and Neil Macfarlane (Narrator) Publisher: Colette Davison Release Date: February 5th 2019 Genre(s): Romance Listening Length: 5 hrs and 18 mins Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 Blurb: New job, new city: Mason hopes both will lead to him escaping burnout as a ballet dancer. Not living out of a suitcase anymore…
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My Fair Brady (Kirstin’s Review)

My Fair Brady (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: My Fair Brady (Dreamspun Desires #76) Author: K.C. Wells Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: February 19th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 226 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: A spur of the moment invitation changes two lives. Jordan Wolf’s company runs like a well-oiled machine. At least until his PA, Brady Donovan, comes down with the flu and…
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Healing Him (Bromley Brothers #2)

Healing Him (Bromley Brothers #2)

Title: Healing Him: A BDSM Gay Romance (Bromley Brothers #2) Author: Laura N. Andrews Publisher: Hot Tree Publishing Release Date: February 16th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 201 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Henry Bromley wants to find not only the perfect submissive, but he’s also searching for love. When he meets Ryan Scott, a man who seems…
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Familiar Demon (Kirstin’s Review)

Familiar Demon (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Familiar Demon (Familiar Love #2) Author: Amy Lane Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: February 12th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance, Fantasy, Magic Page Count: 250 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Familiar Love: Book Two For over a century, Edward Youngblood has been the logical one in a family of temperamental magical beings. But reason has not made him immune…
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Racing into Love (Kirstin’s Review)

Racing into Love (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Racing into Love (Cut to the Feeling Book 1) Author: Noah Steele Publisher: Noah Steele Release Date: January 15th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance, New Adult Page Count: 115 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Aiden Reed is stuck in a major boy rut. Every date ends in something worse than disaster—boredom. That is, until star racer Derrek Luna crashes…
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Love You So Special (Kirstin’s Audio book review)

Love You So Special (Kirstin’s Audio book review)

Title: Love You So Special (Love You So Stories #3) Author: Tara Lain and Ry Forest (Narrator) Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: January 24th 2019 Genre(s): Romance Listening Length: 5 hrs and 18 mins Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Can a man’s secret yearnings be revealed in a tank full of fish? Artie Haynes knows he’s nothing special,…
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My Anti-Valentine Collection (Kirstin’s Review)

My Anti-Valentine Collection (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: My Anti-Valentine Collection Author: DJ Jamison Publisher: Self published Release Date: February 7, 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 282 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: A bundle of three novellas: My Anti-Valentine: Jaded by relationships gone wrong, Bret throws an anti-Valentine’s Day party to celebrate being single and burn his ex-boyfriends’ belongings. Bret’s low interest in sex has…
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Educating the Professor (Kirstin’s Review)

Educating the Professor (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Educating the Professor Author: Sean Michael Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: February 5th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 200 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 4.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Kenneth Brannigan is a small-town history professor. He’s happy with his life, loves the classes he teaches, and lives in a tiny apartment in a converted house with his best friend, Tim, next…
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