Review- A Heart for Rebel by Mia Natal

I was given this book as an ARC for a Honest Review
Rebel grew up with a addict for a mom in shabby apt.'s. She raised her little sister Bailey and showered her with attention and love.
Rebel is a dreamer and she is determined to make a place for herself in the Artist World.
Marissa her BF talks her into getting a tattoo. There she meets Wyatt, she remembers catching a glimpse of him on the train earlier in day, and is struck with want and need.
Wyatt is a bad boy but upon seeing Rebel and meeting her he knows his life will never be the same.
Can these two get past their past and make a new life or will the ghost of their past separate them? Is it just sex or is it love? Can they learn to trust one another? Will they have a HEA

This book flowed liked a seasoned writer. There was no lag in the storyline. The characters were believable and well rounded. I really liked getting Pov's from both characters. I rushed through book just to see what happened next! The Sex Scenes are XXX = Hot and Steamy, I had to stop reading a few times as I was so caught up in the sex scenes it was unbelievable,  heart racing and well very detailed so as that it was like I was in the scenes. Wink Wink!!! I can not wait to read more from Mia Natal. She is an Author to watch climb up through the ranks. Mia is a Master Story Teller with very detailed writing style!
I Highly Recommend This Book. I wish I could give more than 5 Stars.
I will add Sex Scenes 5 Stars & XXX
5 Stars- Storyline

review for a Witch and Her Man by G.E. Stills

A Witch And Her Man
by G.E. Stills 

Gail is a very frightened lady. She is getting death threats over the phone and someone has been in her house while she was at work. In desperation she employs Jeff, a PI-bodyguard, for protection and to find the one or ones responsible. During the course of their first face-to-face meeting Gail informs him she is a witch. He makes light of her revelation but soon discovers she is serious in her claim. 
She accuses him of being cocky but she discovers he is not just bragging. He is very good at his job. From the start they find each other mutually attractive physically and a short time later, in personality.
Despite his vow to himself to resist, Jeff finds himself more attracted to her every day they spend together. Gail, for her part, does not make his resistance easy. She torments and teases him continuously.
Despite his protection, will she be killed or will he find the ultimate source of the threats? How will he deal with it if he does?

This book just right in very first page.. very strong couple and very different from other witch book I read past couple of years.. very good plot not giving way nothing until end like most.. so typo's here and there but nothing to big. very fast read.. enjoyed this book...

5 out of 5 star's 
Olivia R.

review for Topaz Eyes by Nancy Jardine

Topaz Eyes
by Nancy Jardine

A peculiar invitation to Heidelberg embroils Keira Drummond in the search for a mysterious collection of extraordinary jewels once owned by a Mughal Emperor; a hoard that was last known to be in the possession of Amsterdam resident, Geertje Hoogeveen, in 1910.
Who among the progeny of Geertje- hitherto unfamiliar third cousins brought together for the quest - can Keira rely on? Distrust and suspicion among them is rife.
Which one is greedy, and determined enough, to hire thugs to tail her… and worse… as she travels to Vienna and Minnesota? Can Keira even trust Teun Zeger - a Californian she is becoming very drawn to - as they pair up to unearth the jewellery?
As they follow a trail of clues, will they uncover the full collection before the hired gun kills them? Details remain furtive and undisclosed until danger and death forces their exposé. And who harbours the ultimate mystery item that is even more precious than the Mughal jewels?
Greed, suspicion and murder are balanced by growing family loyalty, trust, and love.

Have to say this book had my head spinning trying to keep up with this person or that person this place then that place this book keep me on my toes and my mind (lol).. This book big time page-turn fast read great plot..
This book had it all mystery,action, romance. With family jewels, tons secrets...

5 out of 5 star's
Olivia R.

review for True Love or Obsession by Mary Duncan

True Love or Obsession: can the chains of love be broken?
by Mary Duncan

High school sweethearts, Dexter Crane and Carmen Haines’ once unbreakable bond, is suddenly jeopardized by a one night stand between Dexter and a former classmate, Carol Avery. Dexter’s infidelity alone is enough to cause Carmen to throw her hands up and walk away but when she learns who the affair is with, it only adds fuel to the fire. 
Dexter immediately realizes what a terrible mistake he’s made and tries to break things off with Carol but it’s too late as she’s already fallen in love with him. She won’t be rejected again. Her strong desire to make him love her soon becomes a dangerous obsession. Nothing will stand in her way; especially Carmen Haines.

WOW!! All i can say is that carmen is strongest woman by far after everything she put up with but her love for dexter was very powerfully let things come between them.... god carol scared shit at of me big time what nutcase.. this book was amazing !!! fast read and well written.. love it 

5 out of 5 star's 
Olivia R.

Review-Demanding Satisfaction [Satisfaction, Texas 2] by Diane Leyne

The man Jules Durrance has had a crush on for years still treats her like a kid. Her 2 year time frame to get him to notice is almost up. She meets
Quin and is floored by her interest in him. She also starts to see her best friend Doc. in a new light.  She decides to date both men and see where it leads. She decides to get both men to agree to a Menage and BDSM.
A ranch in Satisfaction is having lots of accidents, who is behind them.
Secrets are being kept and have a way of coming out at the most in opportune time.
What a Great 2nd Book in this series, they keep getting "Hotter"!
I really enjoy reading this Author. I want every book she has written.
M/F/M scenes are totally "Hot". She really knows her way around the BDSM life style.  This is one Author everyone who likes M/F/M & or BDSM needs to read!
5 Stars


Review- Finding Satisfaction [Satisfaction, Texas 1] by Diane Leyne

Jess Archeris on the run from ex-boyfriend a law enforcement dirty cop. With a retired police dog and stolen drug money she needs to stay one step ahead of him and his connections.
She tries reaching her brother who does top secret missions, but he is on another assignment. She travels to Texas and stumbles across a small town called Satisfaction a perfect small town to lay low and perhaps find a job till her brother returns.
Her first stop she meets she meets rancher Murphy Smith and blacksmith Cole Reache. They slowly introduce her to the joys of BDSM and Menage. M/F/M.  But with all his connections the Ex, finds her and it will take all Cole & Murphy have to save her.
First of Wow!! This book was awesome. I love how the Author writes these sexy scenes "Hot"!  The storyline and characters are very well developed, which pulls the reader right in.
5 Stars

Review- He's My Husky by Sherry Gloag

Ten years ago Max was told by Emma that their one night stand resulted in her getting pregnant. Max refused to believe this. Emma has been raising her son by herself all these years, with the help of Huskies.
Emma from an early age has been able to communicate with dogs. She learned early on not to tell anyone. Emma needs to find another Husky it has been six mnths and she has a bad feeling that she needs to hurry and find her son another Guardian.
Max enters picture and there is no denying that Shane is his son.  Max needs to do a lot of explaining on why  ten years ago and now. Max is more than he seems. Emma will need a very open mind.
This was a nice book. Curling up on a rainy day sipping tea and reading. The story line was very different but in a good way.
4 Stars


Michael D. Dennis

A Native’s Tongue is about a young man trying to find his way in the world. He struggles to keep the woman he loves while entangled in the sex, drugs, and tragedy of Los Angeles. It was inspired by real events,” says Dennis.

Love and tragedy collide in Dennis’s poignant new novel, A Native’s Tongue.

Charlie Winters has never been an overachiever. He is used to just getting by while living with his single mother and working a dead-end job at a cheesesteak stand. Meanwhile, he’s constantly grappling with the voice of his sister, who died in a tragic car accident years earlier, echoing in his head.

So when Violet, an older woman, sets her sights on Charlie and refuses to let go, he follows along. He soon finds himself immersed in a destructive relationship that still fails to fill the void within him.

But then he meets Jennifer, a mystical young woman whose energy and life convinces Charlie to pursue her, even through the darkest corners of Los Angeles, and sets their lives upon a path that can’t be stopped.

Escaping to the California coast, Charlie and Jennifer finally find what they’ve always needed. But a sudden illness quickly pulls them both back to LA. It is there, amid the sex, drugs, and split-second decisions that pulse through the city, that tragedy strikes—threatening to tear Charlie and Jennifer apart forever.

A Native’s Tongue is available for sale on Amazon in ebook and paperback, and on Barnes & Noble


In the cool air, her skin tightened. Jennifer shivered and wished she were somewhere warmer. Seeing Violet for the first time was going to be hard enough. She was going to look the woman she hated most in the world in the eye. She didn’t want to be shaking from the cold and covered in goose bumps.
Jennifer peered through the bulletproof glass at Violet. There were markings embedded in the glass, swirls that made it harder to look directly into Violet’s eyes. Jennifer picked up the phone and listened. Violet grabbed it and began to speak, “It was never you that he loved. You know that right?” Violet’s voice was raspy.
Her expressions and mannerisms changed from static to fully engaged. She stood up and waved her hands maniacally at Jennifer, and then she slammed her fist against the glass.

Jennifer hung up the phone. Her blonde hair got caught in between her hand and the receiver as she placed it back on the black hook. Turning, she slid out of the red plastic chair and down the corridor, guided by the exit sign’s green light. In the stale air of the prison, she searched for a pack of cigarettes, unsheathed a Parliament, lit it, and smoked nervously.

About the Author:

Michael D. Dennis is an author and playwright who earned a degree in English literature from Loyola Marymount University. Winner of a LMU Playwriting Award for his play Death of a Watchdog, Michael also had his play, Hen in the Field, produced at the Whitefire Theatre in 2012. His highly anticipated debut novel, A Native’s Tongue, will be released in June 2014. Michael currently lives in Santa Monica, California with his girlfriend and two dogs, Jack and Aurora. To learn more, go to http://www.michaelddennis.com/ or connect with Michael on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/michaeldaviddennis) and Twitter (https://twitter.com/MichaelDDennis).


review for Touched By The Sandman by Beverly Ovalle

Touched By The Sandman
by Beverly Ovalle

~ A lonely woman's torrid sexual dreams and fantasy partner await her as reality in another dimension.~
The sandman visits those that need him, assisting them to sleep. Until one night he meets a woman that he cannot help but return to time after time. 
She is lonely. He comes to her as she drifts off to sleep, the man of her dreams. Awake or asleep, which is her reality?
He knows she is the one meant for him. He will find a way to make both of their dreams come true.

very short story and fast read. well written. I really enjoyed this book.  when i seen sandman before reading blurb now I can happy say i like this sandman.. most people like me think sandman is killer all that from movie's lol. I love your kind of sandman!! This book HOT! HOT!! only if we all can make dream man come true like that.. and love the book cover too!!

5 out of 5 star's
Olivia R.

Review of Wingspan by Samantha Combs

Samantha Combs

One thing you do not want to be is a ginger . . . . Gingers/Redheads are being rounded up and put into internment camps. All this started in the summer of 2015. The government says they are the carrier to the AIDS gene.

Chessa Dawning's father, Dr. Martin Dawning works for Gen-Tech, discovered a little gene that changed the way everything was done. Dr. Dawning was the mastermind behind the discovery, but what the government  do to cover it up makes things even worse for all involved. His daughter Chessa will soon uncover secrets that will change her whole world.

Charlotte Lake is the leader of the rebel Ginger Nation. Her group goes and saves these poor red heads from these horrific camps. What the group does not know is she has secrets of her own. When things start getting heated everyone's secrets are revealed . . . BUT will help the gingers of the world ??

What a wonderful fast paced story! ! ! I loved every word of it ! The secrets that the characters hold from one another are carefully unfolded as the story is told. The story fits together like puzzle. YES there is a love story in this story ! Chessa falls in love with a janitor who turns out to be more than she expects ! It would be nice to see a second book. I love Samantha Combs novels, so well written! The pages turn as fast as you can read. Wingspan is full of suspense and will keep you on your toes. Science at its best!

5 wingless stars

Review-The Wolf God and His Mate (The Dardanos, Co. Series Book 9) by Calle J. Brookes

Gods and Goddesses really are out there. Eiophon has been imprisoned along with Kennera for three thousand years. Eiophon wnats nothing more than to destroy Kennera's people. Kennera has placed a curse on Eiophon people. Back and forth for all these years. Time for release. Eiophon , knows his mate is out there he can smell her he has only a short time frame to get her and make her his. Kennera has given all to her people last thing she will give them is her life. Eiophon is beyond surpised to learn that Kennera is his mate.
This was a nice easy read. Being ninth in series I was worried about missing pieces of storyline.  The author makes sure to cover all the past history with these two, I never felt lost in the storyline! 
4 Stars


Review of Heavens Sacrifice by Scarlet Hunter

Heavens Sacrifice by Scarlet Hunter

Percival was an angel, sent by God to complete a mission.  The mission is to save a human soul from destruction. On his mission he is to act like a handy man at a condo, ran by two sisters Ava and Brianna . Not knowing which sister is his mission he felt an unexpected bond and feelings for one sister but soon knew his mission from god was to save Ava's sister Brianna's human soul. 
 Heavens sacrifice was a book that was awesome from the heavens. I loved it. The bond that "Paul" and Ava found in each other was heart warming and in chanting. The author did a wonderful job. I would read more from this author.


Review of Rose Game by Gitta Becker

Rose Game
Gitta Becker

Susan has found out the unthinkable . . . . her husband has a girlfriend. Susan is completely taken back, asking why ?? How ??? When ??? She was a devoted wife and mother of 3 and is feeling the earth crumble beneath her feet. She is confused and trying to decide what to do next. She soon picks herself up and turns this nightmare into a game, the Rose Game ! ! ! When the dice is rolled the game gets under way! Who will win Susan or her 50 year old husband who is clueless ??

I had to stop and check the author's name a few times while reading this book. . WHY ?? because I was sure my mother wrote it !   This story hits home for me and is so real !  ! The thought Susan put into her game all in the name of REVENGE! NOW as much as I enjoyed this book I was sadden for the way it ended, it just left ya hanging !  My heart went out to Susan and all those that have gone thru this nightmare. What a great book ! ! !

5 Rosie Stars

Review Feeling Lucky by Kathy Bryson

Megan O'Malley got drunk at her cousins Wedding Reception. As one of the bands men walked by her she grabbed his butt and squeezed.
Because he is a Leprechaun that is considered catching a Leprechaun!
So now she has his 5 million and himself. What will she do with all that money? What about Fergus O'Reilly he is trying so hard to get her to say a phrase that will release him  and his money. Megan is much smarter than that and proceeds to give away the money. Fergus is beyond upset in this new development. Enter in the picture Fairies and bad blood things will never be the same for the small town or Megan & Fergus.
The Premise of this book was great. BUT my eyes crossed & I lost interest through most of this book. I don't want to know every detail it takes to set up a Funding Program. Most of the book was very detailed on this. If you want to know every detail it takes to set up a Funded Program this book is for you. If you are looking for a book that will keep your attention and focus on the characters, This is not the book for you.
3 Stars

Review of The Black Door by Charlotte Howard

The Black Door
by Charlotte Howard

Imogen Pearce is a single mum of four children and fast approaching 40, she works at Ryedale Incorporated where she has to battle a younger and smarter generation to get to where she wants to go. If that means taking on the account of Cherry and Sean Rubin’s adult shop, then she will. But what happens when Imogen discovers the private club that they run at the back? And what happens when she realizes she knows quite a few members?

What can I say about this book.. It pulled me right in from the first page.. It was like living in imogen shoes walking right with her.. It had me crying and screaming -yelling and pissed off and laughing my ass off from chapter to chapter.  this book was amazing and well-done.. pack full of hot and sexy playtime too..  

Olivia R.
5 out of 5 star's  

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