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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, Cara Dee, Anyta Sunday

A Noble Cause (Kirstin’s Review)

A Noble Cause (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: A Noble Cause (Legacy Book 2) Author: Mickie B. Ashling Publisher: NIneStar Press Release Date: August 26th, 2019 Genre(s): Fantasy/Romance Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Having achieved his heart’s desire at a high price, Prince Colin of Sendorra and his fiancé, Nobel Prize winner Alain de Gris, find themselves at the epicenter of a twisted plot. Colin’s…
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Coffee (Kirstin’s Review)

Coffee (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Coffee (A Cup of John Book 2) Author: Matthew J. Metzger Publisher: NineStar Press Release Date: August 19th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 270 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 Blurb: When Chris’s stepfather passes away and leaves Chris a house and a wedding ring, it seems like the perfect opportunity to take the next step in his relationship…
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A Rhythm You Feel (Kirstin’s Review)

A Rhythm You Feel (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: A Rhythm You Feel (The Rock Gods: East Coast Label Book 1) Author: Ann Lister Publisher: Ann Lister Release Date: July 29th 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 347 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Blade: As the lead singer of Hard Core, I’ve been taught several key life lessons. Unfortunately, I’ve also ignored many of them in the…
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Open Water (Kirstin’s Review)

Open Water (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Open Water (Scandinavian Comfort Book 2) Author: Sophia Soames Publisher: Self-published Release Date: July 20, 2019 Genre(s): YA, Enemies-to-lovers Page Count: 338 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Meet Lukas Myrtengren, Mentor Teacher in Biology and Maths at Östra Real Senior School in Stockholm. This isn’t how his life is supposed to turn out. In your late thirties…
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Addiction (Kirstin’s Review)

Addiction (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Addiction Author: Roberta Blablanski Publisher: Roberta Blablanski Release Date: August 16th, 2019 Genre(s): Fiction Page Count: 145 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Addiction can destroy your life. But if you destroy addiction, can you get your life back? At twenty-eight, Owen Fredrikson is homeless, unemployed, and grappling with drug addiction. Before he let drugs take over his…
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Paint It Black (Kirstin’s Review)

Paint It Black (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Paint It Black (Beneath the Stain #2) Author: Amy Lane Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: August 13th 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 496 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Everybody thinks Mackey Sanders’s Outbreak Monkey is the last coming of Rock ’n’ Roll Jesus, but Cheever Sanders can’t wait to make a name for himself where nobody expects…
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Kaden (Kirstin’s Review)

Kaden (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Kaden (Boyfriend for Hire Book 2) Author: R.J. Scott, Meredith Russell Publisher: Love Lane Books Ltd Release Date: August 9th 2019 Genre(s): Romance Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 Blurb: When the lines between pretense and reality blur, can the actor and the boyfriend-for-hire discover something real? Ryan Levesque is Hollywood’s newest blue-eyed boy. Moving from soap operas to…
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World Turned Upside Down (Kirstin’s Review)

World Turned Upside Down (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: World Turned Upside Down Author: Elyse Springer Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: August 9th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance, Short reads Page Count: 96 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: After three winters in Antarctica, Simon Bancroft is an old hand on the ice. The harsh weather and extreme isolation aren’t for everyone, but he enjoys the tight-knit community at…
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Release (Kirstin’s Review)

Release (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Release (Rent Boys #1) Author: A.E. Ryecart Publisher: Self Published Release Date: August 9, 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 218 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.75 stars out of 5 Blurb: When life holds them captive, can love be their release? Selling his body since he was a fifteen-year-old runaway, rent boy Sean Farrell has learned the hard lesson that the only way…
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Clawed (Kirstin’s Review)

Clawed (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Clawed (Urban Jungle Book 2) Author: Espen Arcadia Publisher: Espen Arcadia Release Date: August 4th 2019 Genre(s): Shifter Romance Page Count: 128 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Sometimes, all you need is a little courage… Living in the forest outside Chicago, a small village of shifters has made it through the years in their own traditional way.…
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Heart Unbroken (Kirstin’s Review)

Heart Unbroken (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Heart Unbroken (Hearts Entwined Book 4) Author: Andrew Grey Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: August 6th 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 180 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 Blurb: Car restorer Dean Milford knows how to make damaged things beautiful again. Only, after a bad breakup, he loses sight of who he is, playing the field and distracting himself…
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