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Alpha Chef (J.T.’s Bar #2)

Alpha Chef (J.T.’s Bar #2)

Title: Alpha Chef (J.T.’s Bar #2) Author: Sue Brown Publisher: self published Release Date: September 27, 2017 Genre(s): Suspense Page Count: 250 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: When Greg Mitchelson’s home is torched and his employer killed, Greg fears it’s retribution for his past testimony against a notorious drug gang. Alone, with no money and only the clothes…
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An Actor’s Guide to Romance

An Actor’s Guide to Romance

Title: An Actor’s Guide to Romance Author: Catherine Curzon and Eleanor Harkstead Publisher: Pride Publishing Release Date: January 23, 2018 Genre(s): Short, Contemporary Page Count: 32 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When long-time theatrical enemies are cast as lovers, their late-night rehearsal brings a whole new meaning to method acting. For twenty years, Adam Fisher and Thomas Fox…
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Body and Soul (Death and Destruction #7)

Body and Soul (Death and Destruction #7)

Title: Body and Soul (Death and Destruction #7) Author: Patricia Logan Publisher: Westburg Publishing Release Date: December 11, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary, Suspense Page Count: 326 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.3 stars out of 5 Blurb: More than ten years ago, a series of train bombings devastated railways throughout Europe. Strange poetry sent to local newspapers right before each bombing, confounded investigators at the…
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When The Devil Wants In (Maya’s Review)

When The Devil Wants In (Maya’s Review)

Title: When The Devil Wants In (Southern Series #1) Author: Cate Ashwood and J.H. Knight Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: January 30th 2018 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Romance, Murder/Mystery Page Count: 246 pages Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: John Turner has been living a lie most of his life. Growing up in the rural Georgia town of Magnolia Ridge,…
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Blackbird in the Reeds (Maya’s Review)

Blackbird in the Reeds (Maya’s Review)

Title: Blackbird in the Reeds (The Rowan Harbor Cycle #1) Author: Sam Burns Publisher: Self Published Release Date: January 4, 2018 Genre(s): Paranormal Page Count: 188 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Devon Murphy has never believed that there were fairies at the bottom of the garden, but when he’s in an accident on his way to his grandmother’s…
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Partners in Crime (Eternal Flames #9)

Partners in Crime (Eternal Flames #9)

Title: Partners in Crime (Eternal Flame #9) Author: Cree Storm, Maggie Walsh Publisher: self published Release Date: October 5th, 2017 Genre(s): Paranormal Page Count: 142 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: This is book 9 of the Eternal Flames series, you should read Eternal Flames 1-7 and book 1-4 of Eternal Flames Maddox before this book. Detective Viktor Capri…
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In the Blood (Maya’s Review)

In the Blood (Maya’s Review)

Title: In the Blood (Metahuman Files #4) Author: Hailey Turner Publisher: Self Published Release Date: December 18, 2017 Genre(s): Science Fiction Romance Page Count: 373 pages Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Running out of time. Captain Jamie Callahan is frustrated with his team constantly being at the mercy of the enemy in order to further the MDF’s goals.…
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Undercover Star (Maya’s Review)

Undercover Star (Maya’s Review)

Title: Undercover Star Author: Jackie Keswick Publisher: self published Release Date: November 22, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary, Mystery, Stars Page Count: 130 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: It sounds like the stupidest idea in the history of stupid ideas. Detective Inspector Josh Ingram wants to find a deadly medieval locket and through it, a murderer. So why does his…
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Gibraltar (Maya’s Review)

Gibraltar (Maya’s Review)

Title: Gibraltar Author: Cristina Bruni Publisher: self published Release Date: December 22, 2017 Genre(s): Historical, Novella Page Count: 80 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Benjamin Scott is a fair man and a fearless sea captain, but his heart is broken. A while back, during a fierce battle in the West Indies, he witnessed the death of his best…
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The Gryphon King’s Consort (Maya’s Review)

The Gryphon King’s Consort (Maya’s Review)

Title: The Gryphon King’s Consort House Line: Dreamspun Beyond #10 Author: Jenn Burke Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: December 15, 2017 Genre(s): Urban Fantasy / Paranormal Romance Page Count: 210 pages Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 2 stars out of 5 Blurb: Love takes flight. The sudden death of the Gryphon King throws the kingdom of Mythos into uncertainty, and Crown Prince Luca rushes…
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Blessing and Light (The Order story)

Blessing and Light (The Order story)

Title: Blessing and Light (The Order story) Author: Kasia Bacon Publisher: self published Release Date: December 5, 2017 Genre(s): Fantasy, Historical, Short story Page Count: 15 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s the Night of Winter Lights. Heedless of the holiday, the Commander of the H’Aren fortress, Captain Torýn Torhdhar, seems to find his satisfaction in work. Such…
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Southernmost Murder (Maya’s Review)

Southernmost Murder (Maya’s Review)

Title: Southernmost Murder Author: C.S. Poe Publisher: DSP Publications Release Date: January 9th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Mystery & Suspense Page Count: 200 pages Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Aubrey Grant lives in the tropical paradise of Old Town, Key West, has a cute cottage, a sweet moped, and a great job managing the historical property of a former…
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The Christmas Fling (Maya’s Review)

The Christmas Fling (Maya’s Review)

Title: The Christmas Fling (Christmas Town #1) Author: Heidi Cullinan Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: December 12, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 207 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Sometimes it takes a village to fall in love. Eccentric, reclusive, socially awkward project designer Evan Myles doesn’t date. Paying for sex with professionals is so much more efficient and…
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Cruising (Maya’s Review)

Cruising (Maya’s Review)

Title: Cruising FREE Download Author: Cate Ashwood Publisher: Self Published Release Date: December 8, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: TBC Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.9 stars out of 5 Blurb: Best friends Dylan and Jake have been inseparable since college, but Dylan has one secret he can’t bring himself to share with Jake—he’s completely, utterly in love with him. Jake’s friendship is…
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