Smexy’s Top Ten – January 30th


10. Super Bowl plans? I’m going to my SIL’s Parent’s house. They  have a verra nice bar and tv set-up. I still need to plan my appetizer!   9. Harlequin has announced a new partnership with the Professional Bull Riders (PBR). For the partnership, Harlequin will publish four novels within the new Harlequin series line, […]

Review: Risking It All by Tessa Bailey


Risking It All by Tessa Bailey (Crossing the Line #1) Contemporary Romance Released: January 27, 2015 Entangled Reviewed by Mandi I was really happy to see that this book is a full length, unlike the category length this author sometimes publishes. We get to spend more time with the hero and heroine and really learn […]


The winners of a signed copy of Risking it All by Tessa Bailey are: Elaine G AmandaS Sophia D All winners have been emailed. Thanks to Tessa Bailey for hosting the giveaway!

Review: Beyond Limits by Laura Griffin

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Beyond Limits by Laura Griffin (Tracers #8) Released: January 27, 2015 Romantic Suspense Pocket Books Reviewed by Mandi Laura Griffin can write really good suspense. In previous books I’ve read, her bad guys are BAD. Her heroes and heroines are smart and the books are always action-packed. My one complaint has always been the lack […]

Win Tickets to Fifty Shades of Grey on Today Event!


Today I have two tickets to give away for a screening of Fifty Shades of Grey with the Today Show on Friday, February 6th. The screening will take place in NYC at the Ziegfield Theater at 7:30am. Cast and filmmakers will be in attendance. I’m going to select a winner on Saturday morning. The winner […]

Review: Once Upon a Rose by Laura Florand


Once Upon a Rose by Laura Florand (La Vie en Roses #1) Released: January 2015 Contemporary Romance Self Published Reviewed by Mandi Favorite Quote: He bent his head to her ear. “Unzip your dress.” She shivered. “Oh, God, if you growl like that…” “Unzip it,” he growled.  Oh that growl – I think I could […]

Feature: Fire Me Up by Kimberly Kincaid


  Teagan O’Malley can handle a crisis. She’s a paramedic, it’s her job. But she never expected to land in the kitchen of her father’s pub, with no notice, no cash, and no room for error. The kitchen is not her favorite place. Lucky for her, she just scraped a bad-boy chef off the pavement […]

Smex Scene……Monday! With a Giveaway!

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NYPD detective Seraphia Newsom will avenge her brother’s death at any cost. Even if it means insinuating herself into a rough, Brooklyn street gang and going so far undercover, she’s not sure she’ll be able to get out. Every minute she spends in their midst means the clock ticking down on her life, especially when […]

Smex Scene Sunday

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Hero: Matt. Grower of roses. Heir to his family’s rose valley in France. This valley is everything to Matt. It’s his. Growly. Roars when angry. Blushes A LOT. Torments his cousins. Feels the weight of responsibility. Heroine: Layla. Burned out music star. Inherits a house in France from an unknown relative. A house in Matt’s valley. […]


The winner of Bloodbound by Erin Lindsey is: LaurieF The winner of the Six-Pack Ranch series by Vivian Arend is: bn100   Congrats to both – you have been emailed. Thanks to Erin and Vivian for the giveaways!