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Lili

I’m a romance junkie, who loves when books make her cry from heartbreak and happiness.

A few of my favorite tropes:

-Friends to lovers
-Hurt/comfort/healing
-Age gap

NetGalley Member since 2015
2016 NetGalley Challenge 80% Professional Reader 2015 Challenge Participant

Beautiful Dreamer (Lili’s Quickie Review)

Beautiful Dreamer (Lili’s Quickie Review)

Title: Beautiful Dreamer Author: Christina Lee Publisher: Self Published Release Date: December 3rd 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 120 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 Blurb: Garrett Coleman spent most of his adolescence crushing on Finn Sweeney—until that Ultimate Dream Guy image got obliterated during senior year. Garrett’s since gone out of his way to avoid the sexy ginger,…
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Santa Daddy (Lili’s Quickie Review)

Santa Daddy (Lili’s Quickie Review)

Title: Santa Daddy Author: Keira Andrews Publisher: Self Published Release Date: November 27th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 300 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Mall Santas aren’t supposed to be hot Hunter Adams is hopelessly adrift after college. He’s still a virgin, can’t find a real job, and has no clue what to do with his life.…
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First Light (Heartsville #2)(Lili’s Quickie Review)

First Light (Heartsville #2)(Lili’s Quickie Review)

Title: First Light (Heartsville #2) Author: Christina Lee & Felice Stevens Publisher: Self Published Release Date: November 24th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 269 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Two years after the death of his wife, Aubrey Hendricks is still weighed down by grief. He can’t focus on anything beyond working at the family farm,…
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A Soldier’s Wish (Lili’s Review)

A Soldier’s Wish (Lili’s Review)

Title: A Soldier’s Wish Author: N.R. Walker Publisher: Self published Release Date: December 2nd 2018 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 224 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: The year is 1969… Gary Fairchild is proud to be a hippie college student, and he protests the Vietnam War because he believes in love and peace. To him, it isn’t just…
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Christmas Lane (Lili’s Review)

Christmas Lane (Lili’s Review)

Title: Christmas Lane (Lighthouse Bay #1) Author: Amy Aislin Publisher: Self Published Release Date: November 29th, 2018 Genre(s): Romance, Holiday Page Count: 245 Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s recent college graduate Zach Greenfeld’s favorite time of the year and he’s just received a temporary gig planning Lighthouse Bay’s Christmas parade. Not only does it speak to his…
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Mr. Frosty Pants (Home for the Holidays, #1) (Lili’s Review)

Mr. Frosty Pants (Home for the Holidays, #1) (Lili’s Review)

Title: Mr. Frosty Pants (Home for the Holidays, #1) Author: Leta Blake Publisher: Leta Blake Books Release Date: November 7th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 273 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Frosty former friends get a steamy second chance in this Christmas gay romance! Can true love warm his frozen heart? When Casey Stevens went away…
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Rend (Lili’s Review)

Rend (Lili’s Review)

Title: Rend (Riven #2) Author: Roan Parrish Publisher: Loveswept, Random House LLC Release Date: November 27, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 303 Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.75 stars out of 5 Blurb: After a whirlwind romance, a man with a painful past learns to trust the musician who makes him believe in happy endings. Matt Argento knows what it feels like to…
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Stuck with You (Lili’s Review)

Stuck with You (Lili’s Review)

Title: Stuck with You Author: Jay Northcote Publisher: Jaybird Press Release Date: November 23rd 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: N/A, approximately 53,000 words Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Two clashing colleagues stuck together for Christmas—will opposites eventually attract? Patrick has been single since he broke up with his cheating ex almost a year ago. With Christmas looming,…
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Oz (Finding Home #1)

Oz (Finding Home #1)

Title: Oz (Finding Home, #1) Author: Lily Morton Publisher: Self Published Release Date: November 20th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 287 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: What happens when temporary becomes forever? Oz Gallagher does not do relationships well. Bored and jobless after another disastrous hook up, he decides to leave London for a temporary job in…
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The Blueprint (Lili’s Quickie Review)

The Blueprint (Lili’s Quickie Review)

Title: The Blueprint (Rules of Possession, #1) Author: S.E. Harmon Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: March 13th 2018 Genre(s): Sports Romance Page Count: 270 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.8 rounded up to 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Kelly Cannon is satisfied with his life. He has friends, a wonderful family, and a great job. But his love life has reached a…
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Better Not Pout (Lili’s Review)

Better Not Pout (Lili’s Review)

Title: Better Not Pout Author: Annabeth Albert Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: November 12th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 65,000 words (approx) Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: One hard-nosed military police officer. One overly enthusiastic elf. One poorly timed snowstorm. Is it a recipe for disaster? Or a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for holiday romance? Teddy MacNally loves Christmas…
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Who We Were (Lili’s Review)

Who We Were (Lili’s Review)

Title: Who We Were Author: Melissa Collins Publisher: Self Published Release Date: October 26th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 221 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 2 stars out of 5 Blurb: Who We Were… Two awkward teenagers – the loner and the nerd, trying to find our place in the world. Paired in wood shop, we knew nothing of each other, except…
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Boy Shattered (Lili’s Review)

Boy Shattered (Lili’s Review)

Title: Boy Shattered Author: Eli Easton Publisher: Self Published Release Date: October 16th Genre(s): Young Adule Page Count: 317 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Brian You’ll make it out of here, Brian. I swear. I had everything. I was school quarterback, popular with girls, and my dad was proud of me. I told myself it didn’t matter…
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One Step Back (Lili’s Review)

One Step Back (Lili’s Review)

Title: One Step Back Author: Edie Danford Publisher: Self Published Release Date: October 23rd 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance, Second Chance Page Count: 300 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When you fall for a guy who’s about to become your stepbrother-do you listen to your heart and risk everything? Or listen to your head…and take one step back?…
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