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Flashback Friday: Perfect (Second Opportunities #2) by Judith McNaught

Flashback Friday: Perfect (Second Opportunities #2) by Judith McNaught

What it’s about A rootless foster child, Julie Mathison had blossomed under the love showered upon her by her adoptive family. Now a lovely and vivacious young woman, she was a respected teacher in her small Texas town, and she passionately lived her ideals. Julie was determined to give back all the kindness she’d received; nothing and no one would ever shatter the perfect life she had fashioned. Zachary Benedict was an actor/director whose Academy Award-winning career had been shattered when he was wrongly convicted of murdering his wife. After the tall, ruggedly handsome Zack escaped from a Texas prison, he abducted Julie and forced her to drive him to his […]

Posted November 13, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Veteran’s Day Post: Reclaiming the SEAL (Lost and Found #4.6) by J.M. Madden

Veteran’s Day Post: Reclaiming the SEAL (Lost and Found #4.6) by J.M. Madden

Today we want to honor and thank our veterans and all those currently serving in the military. We have reviews for Reclaiming the Seal by J. M. Madden, an author who is an avid supporter of the military and writes fictional stories about the real issues that our returning service members face in her popular Lost and Found series. In her books there is always a happy ending, but is not always the case for way to many of those who have served and are serving. Also, take a moment to look at the video below by the band, Five Finger Death Punch. They are staunch supporters of the US Military and their music video […]

Posted November 11, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Play (Completion #1) by Holly S. Roberts

Play (Completion #1) by Holly S. Roberts

What it’s about When Killian MacGregor, the hottest quarterback in the NFL, eyes the perfect pair of female legs, he spends an hour tracking the gorgeous woman in a room filled with rowdy teammates until one gets out of line. Rebecca Cavanaugh, a long distance runner for the state team, intimidates boys and men with her quick wit and majestic height. The pre-season jock party isn’t her scene, but she’s roped into attending to provide her sister a sober ride home. Hiding in the kitchen to avoid the athletic sex fest, a drunken thug forces Rebecca to her knees, and waves a giant ding-dong in her face. Before Rebecca can extricate […]

Posted November 8, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Audio Book Review: Seduction and Snacks (Chocolate Lovers, #1) by Tara Sivec

Audio Book Review: Seduction and Snacks (Chocolate Lovers, #1)  by Tara Sivec

What it’s about Claire is a twenty-something, single mom that grudgingly helps her best friend sell sex toys while she attempts to make enough money to start her own business to give her foul-mouthed, but extremely loveable (when he’s asleep) toddler a better life.  When Carter, the one-night-stand from her past that changed her life forever, shows up in her hometown bar without any recollection of her besides her unique chocolate scent, Claire will make it a point that he remembers her this time.  With Carter’s undisguised shock at suddenly finding out he has a four-year-old son and Claire’s panic that her stretch marks and slim to none bedroom experience will […]

Posted November 7, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Flashback Friday Favorite: Take a Chance on Me by Susan Donovan

Flashback Friday Favorite: Take a Chance on Me by Susan Donovan

What it’s about They’ve Got Nothing In Common…  For animal behaviorist Emma Jenkins, romance has been at the bottom of her daily “to do” list since making it through a messy divorce. But everything changes the day six-feet-of-gorgeous Thomas Tobin walks into her office with a quivering Chinese Crested named Hairy, a canine that looks more like an underfed rodent than a dog. Sure Thomas is sending her mixed signals-but that charming smile just sent Emma’s dormant sex drive through the roof…  But Animal Attraction- Thomas isn’t looking for a fling. In fact, he wants nothing to do with women. He just wants to know if Hairy witnessed his owner’s murder. […]

Posted November 6, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Ghost in the Machine (Cybershock) by Barbara J. Hancock

Ghost in the Machine (Cybershock) by Barbara J. Hancock

What it’s about “Rule number one: Run from the Shadows. Unless one knows the secret that will save you.” I live in a world of waifs and shadows. “Live” might be an overstatement. I scrounge and scramble and survive in an atmosphere made thick and gray by the ashes of the Fallen. And sometimes I dream of sunlight. My parents were taken, even though they followed all the rules. Never scavenge at night. Never talk to Shadows. Don t fight the Sweepers. Run. Run. Run. Now that they ve taken my little brother, Douglas, I ve realized I ve only been surviving for him. I have two choices: Follow him or […]

Posted October 31, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

BRETON WOLFE (The Wolves of Brittany Book 1) by VICTORIA VANE ~ Excerpt + Review

BRETON WOLFE (The Wolves of Brittany Book 1) by VICTORIA VANE ~ Excerpt + Review

What it’s about She swore to defy him to her dying breath… But passion blurs the line between love and hate… The bluest blood and the hardest heart…at least when it comes to marriage…The daughter of a duke and granddaughter of a king, Adèle of Vannes was bartered at birth in a marriage treaty for the sole purpose of producing a royal heir. When her philandering husband is slain by Norse marauders, she is coerced to wed again in order to protect her home and her people. Adele knows that her beloved Brittany needs a strong hand to survive, but how can she ever reconcile her bitterness and hatred with the desire she feels for […]

Posted October 30, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 4 Comments

Shifter Planet by D.B. Reynolds

Shifter Planet by D.B. Reynolds

What it’s about Specialist Amanda Sumner is one of the first to make contact on the Earth-like planet Harp and discovers she’s the only Earthling, who can hear the trees sing in the strange forest. Determined to remain and learn more of the planet’s secrets, Amanda sets out to become part of the elite Guild there… But there is a secret involving some Guild members–one that could get her killed. Shifter Rhodry de Mendoza wants the Earthlings off his planet before they destroy it—even if that means denying what he feels for the fierce and lovely Amanda. The pair is thrown together in what becomes a fight for their lives. And […]

Posted October 28, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 2 Comments

Flashback Friday: About a Dragon (Dragon Kin #2) by G.A. Aiken

Flashback Friday: About a Dragon (Dragon Kin #2) by G.A. Aiken

What it’s about For Nolwenn witch Talaith, a bad day begins with being dragged from bed by an angry mob intent on her crispy end and culminates in rescue by-wait for it-a silver-maned dragon. Existence as a hated outcast is nothing new for a woman with such powerful secrets. The dragon, though? A tad unusual. This one has a human form to die for, and knows it. According to dragon law, Talaith is now his property, for pleasure… or otherwise. But if Lord Arrogance thinks she’s the kind of damsel to acquiesce without a word, he’s in for a surprise… Is the woman never silent? Briec the Mighty knew the moment […]

Posted October 23, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Evergreen Springs (Haven Point #3) by RaeAnne Thayne

Evergreen Springs (Haven Point #3) by RaeAnne Thayne

What it’s about Celebrate the magic of Christmas in Haven Point with New York Times bestselling author RaeAnne Thayne, where hope, home, and happily-ever-after are as close as your holiday stocking… Christmas is the last thing Cole Barrett is thinking about this year. He’s barely hanging on trying to care for his two grieving children since his ex-wife died in a tragic accident. For the reclusive Cole, this is no time for gift-giving and celebration—and certainly not for a sunny-natured optimist to blow into his screwed-up life. In the years since her cancer treatments, physician Devin Shaw has researched the curative powers of Lake Haven’s mineral waters. Unfortunately, the hot springs […]

Posted October 6, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments