Category Archives: romance

Review: The Betrothal: Or How I Saved Alan Edwards from 40 Years of Hell by Richard Raley @RichardRaley

Categories: 5 butterflies, humor, RBR, review, Richard Raley, romance, ya
            The Betrothal: Or How I Saved Alan Edwards from 40 Years of HellRichard Raley; Kindle EditionPublished April 23rd 2011 by Richard RaleyPhineas Farraday is a college drop-out turned struggling genre writer. One night, he’s huddled over his keyboard when he receives a phone call from his best friend Alan Edwards. Alan has spent the last two years doing missionary work in Chile and only just got back to the States. He’s got some great news for Phin. Alan’s getting married…in a week…to a girl he’s never met. You’ll be Read more [...]

Review: Heart of Glass by Christy Hayes

Categories: 5 butterflies, Christy Hayes, contemporary, RBR, review, romance
     Heart of GlassChristy Hayes; Kindle EditionPublished June 2nd 2011 by Christy HayesWhen magazine writer Kate Donovan is assigned to profile the building and architectural firm of her first and only love, she heads back to the South Carolina Low Country to face the demons she left behind. Nothing about Danny Flannery's life is what Kate thought it would be, and as the truth is revealed she longs for a big fat do-over.Danny's made a success of his building firm but is hesitant to participate in a flashy magazine spread. He's dead-set against Read more [...]

Review: UN-Forgettable series by C.J. Barry

Categories: 4 butterflies, C.J. Barry, netgalley, RBR, review, romance, sci-fi
Amazon.com Widgets         UN-Forgettable series (Unearthed, Unraveled, Unleashed, Unmasked)C.J. Barry ; Kindle EditionPublished October 3rd 2011 by Carina Press (previously published titles)Tess MacKenzie has always dreamed of taking her place among the stars, but racing through the galaxy is not quite what she had in mind. Cohl Travers needs Tess. Convincing Tess to put her life on hold to help his people is the easy part. Resisting the desire to ask her to stay with him will be much harder...To prove she's worthy of her place at the prestigious Read more [...]

Review: The Vampire Queen’s Servant (Vampire Queen #1) by Joey W. Hill

Categories: bdsm, erotica, femdom, Joey W. Hill, paranormal, review, romance, ROMR, vampires
    The Vampire Queen's Servant (Vampire Queen, Book 1)Joey W. Hill; Kindle Edition, 384 pagesPublished July 3rd 2007 by Berkley"Paranormal erotica from an award-winning author who stands out in a genre known for its out-of-the-ordinary love play."" (Romance Studio) Lady Elyssa Yamato Amaterasu Wentworth is a centuries-old vampire who's been given a new servant-Jacob, a total alpha male unaccustomed to submitting to any woman's wishes. What really binds Jacob to her are not her sensual midnight hungers, but something far more provocative. It Read more [...]

Review: The Gladiator’s Master by Fae Sutherland, Marguerite Labbe

Categories: 4 butterflies, Fae Sutherland, historical, lgbt, m/m, Marguerite Labbe, netgalley, power-play (light), RBR, review, romance
      The Gladiator's MasterFae Sutherland, Marguerite Labbe; Kindle EditionPublished September 19th 2011 by Carina PressWhen Roman politician Caelius inherits a stable of gladiators, there is one who captures his attention above the others…one whose eyes gleam with hate, pride and desire.Forced into slavery by Roman greed, Gaidres can barely conceal his contempt toward his new Dominus. Gaidres has a plan: kill Caelius and end the lineage of the Roman family that enslaved him. For his plan to succeed, he must make a show of respect and obedience—even Read more [...]

Review: Love at Absolute Zero by Christopher Meeks

Categories: 5 butterflies, book tour, Christopher Meeks, humor, RBR, review, romance
     Love At Absolute ZeroChristopher Meeks ; Kindle EditionPublished May 4th 2011 by White Whisker BooksLove at Absolute Zero" is the story of Gunnar Gunderson, a 32-year-old physicist at the University of Wisconsin. The moment he’s given tenure at the university, he can only think of finding a wife, causing his research to falter. With his two partners, Gunnar is in a race against MIT to create new forms of matter called Bose-Einstein condensates, which exist only near absolute zero. To meet his soul mate within three days--that’s what Read more [...]