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Blindsided (Maya’s Review)

Blindsided (Maya’s Review)

Title: Blindsided (Fake Boyfriend #4) Author: Eden Finley Publisher: self-published Release Date: March 18, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 290 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Miller: When Talon left to play pro ball six years ago, the hole in my chest confused me. I focused my heartache into making my own NFL dreams come true, and by the…
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Hunter (Maya’s Review)

Hunter (Maya’s Review)

Title: Hunter Author: J.V. Speyer Publisher: self-published Release Date: November 20, 2018 Genre(s): Suspense, Paranormal Page Count: 282 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Luis has spent his career chasing the darker side of life. First a vice cop, then an FBI profiler, now he lands in the Boston field office, and not by choice. He expects his case…
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Dark Empathy (Compound #1)

Dark Empathy (Compound #1)

Title: Dark Empathy (Compound #1) Author: Katy Morgan Publisher: self-published Release Date: October 26, 2018 Genre(s): Paranormal Page Count: 284 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: These are the rules: 1. Extremely rare and powerful empaths never escape the compound. (Bastian Lucas escaped a year ago, and just because he’s been dragged back doesn’t mean he won’t escape again…
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Snowed In: Ross and Ashton (Maya’s Review)

Snowed In: Ross and Ashton (Maya’s Review)

Title: Snowed In: Ross and Ashton Author: J.V. Speyer Publisher: JMS Books LLC Release Date: January 5, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 90 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Massachusetts State Trooper Ross Huber is giving one last sweep of the roads before heading in for the night. The nor’easter hitting the Boston area is worse than expected by…
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Thrown to the Wolves (Maya’s Review)

Thrown to the Wolves (Maya’s Review)

Title: Thrown to the Wolves (Big Bad Wolf #3) Author: Charlie Adhara Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: April 1, 2019 Genre(s): Mystery/Suspense Page Count: 263 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Agent Cooper Dayton is going to meet his boyfriend’s werewolf family. Unarmed. On their turf. And he’s bringing his cat. When Agent Cooper Dayton agreed to attend the…
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Skin and Bone (Maya’s Review)

Skin and Bone (Maya’s Review)

Title: Skin and Bone (Digging Up Bones #2) Author: TA Moore Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: February 26, 2019 Genre(s): Suspense Page Count: 240 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Cloister Witte and his K-9 partner, Bourneville, find the lost and bring them home. But the job doesn’t always end there. Janet Morrow, a young trans woman, lies in…
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Diplomatic Relations (Maya’s Review)

Diplomatic Relations (Maya’s Review)

Title: Diplomatic Relations (Sci-Regency #4) Author: J.L. Langley Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: February 19, 2019 Genre(s): Science Fiction Page Count: 288 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Opposites don’t just attract… they sizzle. A lusty special forces soldier who lives by his own set of rules, Dalton Fairfax decided long ago to stop wishing for his father’s love,…
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If I Ever (Hell or High Water Book 4)

If I Ever (Hell or High Water Book 4)

Title: If I Ever (Hell or High Water Book 4) Author: SE Jakes, Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: January 21, 2019 Genre(s): Suspense Page Count: 330 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Some ghosts refuse to stay buried . . . Prophet and Tom have been through the wringer more times than they can count, both as partners in…
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Polar Opposites (Maya’s Review)

Polar Opposites (Maya’s Review)

Title: Polar Opposites Author: Cheyenne Meadows Publisher: JMS Books LLC Release Date: January 26, 2019 Genre(s): Paranormal, Shifters Page Count: 204 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Donovan is the new guy in town, a polar shifter, harboring a big secret. He’s a big city bear who moved to the tiny town of Forgotten, Wyoming, in hopes of finding…
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Valor (Until You #4)

Valor (Until You #4)

Title: Valor (Until You #4) Author: Karrie Roman Publisher:NineStar Press Release Date: January 14, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary, Suspense Page Count: Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Years ago Asher Winsome almost lost his life in the jaws of a great white shark. It was the scariest moment of his life—until his four-year-old nephew is kidnapped. Called home to be…
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Heated Rivalry (Maya’s Review)

Heated Rivalry (Maya’s Review)

Title: Heated Rivalry (Game Changers #2) Author: Rachel Reid Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: March 25, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Nothing interferes with Shane Hollander’s game—definitely not the sexy rival he loves to hate. Pro hockey star Shane Hollander isn’t just crazy talented, he’s got a spotless reputation. Hockey is his life.…
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Place Setting (Maya’s Review)

Place Setting (Maya’s Review)

Title: Place Setting Author: Claudia Mayrant Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: January 18, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 70 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Cameron Dunlop has lived in the Lowcountry town of Summer Corners, South Carolina, his whole life. He loves his home, but his little town in the Deep South doesn’t offer much in the way…
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Lessons in Cracking the Deadly Code: A Cambridge Fellows Mystery novella

Lessons in Cracking the Deadly Code: A Cambridge Fellows Mystery novella

Title: Lessons in Cracking the Deadly Code: A Cambridge Fellows Mystery novella Author: Charlie Cochrane Publisher: self published Release Date: November 26, 2018 Genre(s): Mystery Page Count: 110 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: St Bride’s College is buzzing with excitement at the prospect of reviving the traditional celebration of the saint’s day. When events get marred by murder…
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Entry Shock (Rogue Rescue #3)

Entry Shock (Rogue Rescue #3)

Title: Entry Shock (Rogue Rescue #3) Author: Mia West Publisher: self published Release Date: December 4, 2018 Genre(s): Paranormal Page Count: 206 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: An unexpected entry… Shark shifter Ian Mackey works alone. His job is important: to protect the guys in his covert rescue swimmer unit—from predators, from the press, from each other. So…
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