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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

Audio Book Tour: Perfect Imperfections by Cardeno C. ~ Review + Giveaway

Audio Book Tour: Perfect Imperfections by Cardeno C. ~  Review + Giveaway

Perfect Imperfections Written by: Cardeno C. Narrated by: Charlie David Length: 7 hrs and 10 mins  Unabridged Audiobook Release Date:08-27-15 Publisher: The Romance Authors, LLC Hollywood royalty Jeremy Jameson has lived a sheltered life with music as his sole focus and only friend. Before embarking on yet another international concert tour, he wanders into a bar in what he considers the middle of nowhere and meets a man who wins him over with his friendly smile and easy-going nature. Accountant slash bartender slash adventure-seeker Reg Moore has fun talking and drinking with The Jeremy Jameson and can’t say no when the supposedly straight rock star makes him a once in a […]

Posted October 4, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Flashback Friday Favorite: A Kingdom of Dreams (Westmoreland Saga #1) by Judith McNaught

Flashback Friday Favorite: A Kingdom of Dreams (Westmoreland Saga #1) by Judith McNaught

What it’s about Abducted from her convent school, headstrong Scottish beauty Jennifer Merrick does not easily surrender to Royce Westmoreland, Duke of Claymore. Known as “The Wolf”; his very name strikes terror in the hearts of his enemies. But proud Jennifer will have nothing to do with the fierce English warrior who holds her captive, this handsome rogue who taunts her with his blazing arrogance. Boldly she challenges his will . . . until the night he takes her in his powerful embrace, awakening in her an irresistible hunger. And suddenly Jennifer finds herself ensnared in a bewildering web . . . a seductive, dangerous trap of pride, passion, loyalty, and […]

Posted October 2, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Fatal Affair (Fatal, #1) by Marie Force

Fatal Affair (Fatal, #1)  by Marie Force

What it’s about Washington, D.C., Metro Police Detective Sergeant Sam Holland needs a big win to salvage her career–and her confidence–after a disastrous investigation. The perfect opportunity arises when Senator John O’Connor is found brutally murdered in his bed, and Sam is assigned to the case. Matters get complicated when Sam has to team up with Nick Cappuano, O’Connor’s friend and chief of staff…and the man Sam had a memorable one-night stand with years earlier. Their sexual chemistry still sizzles, and Sam has to fight to stay focused on the case. Sleeping with a material witness is another mistake she can’t afford–especially when the bodies keep piling up.  Karla’s Review 4.5 […]

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