Review: The Lady Risks All by Stephanie Laurens

The Lady Risks It All Stephanie Laurens

Stephanie Laurens is a prolific writer of historical romance.  Her Cynster series is one of my favorite long-running romance series so I was happy to get my hands on The Lady Risks All, Ms. Laurens’ latest book. The Lady Risks All with our hero, Lord Julian Delbraith, giving up his current life to save the family.  The family […]

Historical romance for a buck ninety-nine or less

Shopping Bag

Historical romance for a buck ninety-nine or less – Bargain! $1.99 Guilty Pleasures by Laura Lee Guhrke ** [Amazon – BN – Sony – Kobo] $1.99 To Pleasure a Duke by Sara Bennett ** [Amazon – BN – Sony – Kobo] $1.99 A Well Pleasured Lady by Christina Dodd ** [Amazon – BN – Sony […]

Review: Dark Currents by Jacqueline Carey

Dark Currents Jacqueline Carey

Dark Currents is the first book in a new urban fantasy series by Jacqueline Carey.  To quote the blurb: The Midwestern resort town of Pemkowet boasts a diverse population: eccentric locals, wealthy summer people, and tourists by the busload; not to mention fairies, sprites, vampires, naiads, ogres and a whole host of eldritch folk, presided […]

Review: Delusion in Death by J.D. Robb

Delusion In Death J.D. Robb

I love Roarke.  That is all.   Wait, what?  That can’t be my whole review?  Party Poopers. This is the first In Death book since Naked in Death, book 1, that I actually held a physical copy of the book.  The previous 33 books I have listened to on audio.  I wondered how this one […]

Review: Seven Nights in a Rogue’s Bed by Anna Campbell

Seven Nights in a Rogue's Beds Anna Campbell

In order to save her sister, Sidonie Forsythe decides to take her place in the bed of Jonas Merrick.  Merrick is bastard brother and enemy to her sister’s husband.  Roberta has racked up a gaming debt that Merrick agrees to forgive if she will spend one week in his bed.  After learning about the deal, Sidonie […]

Review: Dark Light of Day by Jill Archer

Dark Light of Day Jill Archer

From the blurb: Armageddon is over. The demons won. And yet somehow…the world has continued. Survivors worship patron demons under a draconian system of tributes and rules. These laws keep the demons from warring among themselves, the world from slipping back into chaos. Noon Onyx grew up on the banks of the river Lethe, daughter […]

Review: Incarnation by Emma Cornwall

Incarnation Emma Cornwall

For some reason when I picked up Incarnation by Emma Cornwall I had the thought that this was a YA paranormal romance, which it’s not. In fact it’s a little different from anything I’ve read lately. Not really romance, not YA, kind of steampunk, but not too much, yes, it’s paranormal, but more like a […]

Author Cassi Carver: Where The Heck is Mercury Island? + Giveaway

Seychelles Islands

Fiction Vixen is pleased to welcome author Cassi Carver today.   Hi everyone, and thank you for visiting me at Fiction Vixen on this very special day! Why is it special? It’s release day for book two, Shadow Rising, of my spicy urban fantasy series! Admittedly, this series works best if it’s read in order, […]

Review: Enslaved by Elisabeth Naughton

Enslaved Elisabeth Naughton

Since  paranormal became the “in” thing in romance I seem to run into the same problem over and over….. if the world building and characters aren’t very unique in some way they seem to either bore me to tears or blur into each other to the point where I can’t remember the whos, whats and wheres when […]