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Lickety Split (PIU’s Review)

Lickety Split (PIU’s Review)

Title: Lickety Split Author: Damon Suede Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: 13th Mar, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count : 286 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Lickety Split: Love won’t wait. Patch Hastle grew up in a hurry, ditching East Texas for NYC to make his name as a DJ and model without ever looking back. When his parents…
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Step by Step (PIU’s Review)

Step by Step (PIU’s Review)

Title: Step by Step Author: K.C. Wells Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: 13th Mar, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary, Romance Page Count : 256 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 4.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Jamie’s life is one big financial mess, and it really isn’t his fault. However, the last thing he expected to find in the library was a Good Samaritan. He might have…
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Dinner at the Blue Moon Cafe (PIU’s Review)

Dinner at the Blue Moon Cafe (PIU’s Review)

Title: Dinner at the Blue Moon Cafe Author: Rick R. Reed Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: 13th Mar, 2017 Genre(s): Paranormal, Shifter Romance Page Count : 200 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: 2nd Edition A monster moves through the night, hidden by the darkness, taking men, one by one, from Seattle’s gay gathering areas. Amid an atmosphere of…
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Unforgiven (PIU’s Review)

Unforgiven (PIU’s Review)

Title: Unforgiven Author: Ruth Clampett Publisher: Self-published Release Date: 9th Mar, 2017 Genre(s): Best friends to lovers Page Count: 310 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Would you live a lie to hold onto the one you love? Dean and Jason are best friends, like brothers since boyhood, now architecture students and college roommates. They’ve always had each other’s…
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Tartarus (PIU’s Review)

Tartarus (PIU’s Review)

Title: Tartarus Author: Eric Andrews-Katz Publisher: Bold Strokes Books Release Date: 13th Dec, 2016 Genre(s): Mythology, Action, Adventure Page Count: 277 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 1.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Long ago, the Olympian Gods conquered and nearly destroyed an earlier race known as the Titans. Echidna, Mother of Monsters, was imprisoned in Tartarus. Centuries later, she has escaped. Entering the modern…
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245 Days (PIU’s Review)

245 Days (PIU’s Review)

Title: 245 Days Author: Isabelle Peterson Publisher: Self-published Release Date: 7th Mar, 2017 Genre(s): Forbidden Romance, Contempoarary Page Count: 290 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Ashley Brennan, son of a luxury hotel chain billionaire, is happy teaching business and consulting. Moving from California to an opportunity in Connecticut at the prestigious New England University, Ashley takes it to…
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The Mystery of the Curiosities (PIU’s Review)

The Mystery of the Curiosities (PIU’s Review)

Title: The Mystery of the Curiosities (Snow & Winter #2) Author: C.S. Poe Publisher: DSP Publications Release Date: 7th Mar, 2017 Genre(s): Mystery/Thriller, Romance Page Count: 200 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Life has been pretty great for Sebastian Snow. The Emporium is thriving and his relationship with NYPD homicide detective, Calvin Winter, is everything he’s ever wanted.…
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Secrets of You (PIU’s Review)

Secrets of You (PIU’s Review)

Title: Secrets of You (Sunshine and Happiness #4) Author: Skylar M. Cates Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: 3rd Mar, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary, Healing/Comfort Page Count : 220 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 4.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s never easy to find redemption. Carrying scars and regrets, River Darcourt avoids too much intimate contact. Among his friends, he is known as a quiet…
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Class Distinctions (PIU’s Review)

Class Distinctions (PIU’s Review)

Title: Class Distinctions Author: Rick R. Reed Publisher: Self-published Release Date: 25th Feb, 2017 Genre(s): Romance, Novella Page Count: 41 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Kyle and Jonathan were perfect for each other, the two halves that, once together, made a whole. And then one snowy night just before Parents’ Weekend on the campus of Hamilton University, Kyle…
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We Met in Dreams (PIU’s Review)

We Met in Dreams (PIU’s Review)

Title: We Met in Dreams Author: Rowan McAllister Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: 27th Feb, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary, Historical, Healing Page Count : 268 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5stars out of 5 Blurb: In Victorian London, during a prolonged and pernicious fog, fantasy and reality are about to collide—at least in one man’s troubled mind. A childhood fever left Arthur Middleton, Viscount Campden,…
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Snowblind (PIU’s Review)

Snowblind (PIU’s Review)

Title: Snowblind (Dreamspun Desires #29) Author: Eli Easton Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: March 1st 2017 Genre(s): Action, Romance Page Count: 196 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.75 stars out of 5 Blurb: Snow, steam, and secrets. The latest snowstorm carries something unexpected to the doorstep of Hutch’s secluded Alaskan cabin: a stranger named Jude, the most beautiful man Hutch has ever seen. Jude…
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College Discipline (PIU’s Review)

College Discipline (PIU’s Review)

Title: College Discipline Author: Caitlin Ricci Publisher: NineStar Press Release Date: 20th Feb, 2017 Genre(s): BDSM, Novella Page Count: 55 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Four stories of sex, romance, and college boys learning to kneel. Hitachi is a police officer reduced to being a glorified babysitter for a rich man’s son. He resents his assignment, but Gabriel…
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Blossom of the Samurai (PIU’s Review)

Blossom of the Samurai (PIU’s Review)

Title: Blossom of the Samurai (Sword and Silk Trilogy #3) Author: Sedonia Guillone Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: 15th Feb, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary, Historical Page Count: 112 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: The samurai’s only true master is his heart…. For seven years while training for his life as a samurai, Toho Morimasa has been away from Aoki,…
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Poppy’s Secret (PIU’s Review)

Poppy’s Secret (PIU’s Review)

Title: Poppy’s Secret (Dreamspun Desires #28) Author: Andrew Grey Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: February 15th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary, Second Chance Romance Page Count: 190 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5stars out of 5 Blurb: A second chance born of love. Pat Corrigan and Edgerton “Edge” Winters were ready to start a family–or so Pat thought. At the last minute, Edge got cold feet…
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