Weekly Wrap-Up

This week at Smexy… B review – A New Hope by Robyn Carr (contemporary/helyce) B review – Right Next Door by AJ Pryor (contemporary/tori) B review – The Girl Next Door by Amy Jo Cousins (contemporary/mandi) B- review – A Pound of Flesh by Sophie Jackson (new adult/sheena) D review – My Cowboy Promises by […]


The three winners of All I Have by Nicole Helm are: ML Victoria bn100 The winner of Blissful Summer and a B&N gift card is: Eden Congrats! Winners have been emailed.

Smexy’s Top Ten – July 3

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10. The cutest way to make a caprese salad?? YES. (the dots are balsamic vinegar)     9. Has anyone seen Magic Mike XXL yet??? I’ve actually read some pretty good reviews. I NEED to go see it. I need my Channy Tay Tay fix.   8. Taking over my life this week, the New […]

Giveaway: Blissful Summer by Cheris Hodges and Lisa Marie Perry

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Two exotic locations. Two couples about to discover the thrill of rekindled passion. Make You Mine Again by Cheris Hodges Supermodel Jansen Douglas is living her dream. Now a wedding in Paris is about to reunite her with the high school sweetheart she left behind. But Atlanta CEO Bradley Stephens won’t let their stormy past […]

Review: The Girl Next Door by Amy Jo Cousins

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The Girl Next Door by Amy Jo Cousins (Bend or Break #3) Released: June 16, 2015 Contemporary Romance Samhain Reviewed by Mandi Kaetrin who reviews for Dear Author tweeted me a few days ago and recommend this book. She said the phrase, “straight guy BJ” and I was sold. A straight guy participating in a […]

Feature and Giveaway: All I Have by Nicole Helm


Mia Pruitt wishes Dell Wainwright would keep his shirt on. The Naked Farmer lures customers by stripping to his perfectly worn jeans while he and Mia sell vegetables from competing stands at the farmer’s market. It’s time for a showdown, and they’re each in it to win. Yet when both farms end up in jeopardy, […]

Review: My Cowboy Promises by Z.A. Maxfield

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My Cowboy Promises by Z.A. Maxfield (The Cowboys #4) Released: June 16, 2015 Contemporary M/M Intermix Reviewed by Mandi The blurb says Ryder Dent is a “true-blood cowboy” and while it may run in his family, I wouldn’t consider him a cowboy. He works at his father’s farm store and lives in Texas. That’s about […]

Wicked Wednesday: Top Ten Reasons to Read – Up in Smoke by Tessa Bailey

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  Connor Bannon is supposed to be dead. Dishonorably discharged from the Navy SEALs, he’s spent the last two years working as a street enforcer in Brooklyn for his cousin’s crime ring. Through a twist of fate, he’s now in Chicago, working undercover to bust criminals. But when a cute little arsonist joins the team—all […]

Review: Paladin by Sally Slater


Paladin by Sally Slater Fantasy Released: May 14, 2015 Perfect Analogy Publishing Reviewed by Mandi This story was originally posted on WattPad. Brash, cocky, and unbeatable with a sword (well, almost), Sam of Haywood is the most promising Paladin trainee in the kingdom of Thule… and knows it. The only problem is that Sam is […]

Review: Bengal’s Quest by Lora Leigh


Bengal’s Quest by Lora Leigh (Breed #30) Paranormal Romance June 23, 2015 Berkley Reviewed by Helyce This is Gideon’s story. A shadow of a character introduced around book 7 or so, though we really had no idea of him except very softly in the periphery until more recently where he became an important character in […]