September Releases Mandi Wants to Read

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What’s coming out this month that I want to read? Well here you go: Dark Wild Night by Christina Lauren: Oh, mama wants. I LOVE this series. It’s super, super dirty and it also makes me giggle. A good combination. I highly recommend you read Sweet Filthy Boy and Dirty Rowdy Thing first (although they […]

Smexy Scene Sunday


  Hero: Knox Masters. A senior at Western State. Headed for the NFL. Smart, gorgeous, and talented. Oh, and he’s a virgin. Heroine: Ellie Campbell. A junior at Western State. Her brother is on the football team. Smart, beautiful, and holding on to a very big secret. Oh, and she doesn’t date football players. Ever.   My […]

Weekly Wrap-Up

This week at Smexy… A+ review – When a Scot Ties the Knot by Tessa Dare (may) A review – Shadows Strike by Diane Duvall (helyce) B+ review – Sustained by Emma Chase (mandi) B+ review – You’re The Earl That I Want by Kelly Bowen (may) B review – Anything But Broken by Joelle […]

2016 Advertising is Open!

First, due to a cancellation, I have a few spots open in 2015: October – Row 3, Row 4 November – Row 3, Row 4 December – Row 1, Row 3, Row 4 If interested in any of these, please email me at mandi @ All months of 2016 advertising are now open. Same […]


The winners of the Take My Books contest are: Set #1 – Claudia Set #2 – Jen B. Set #3 – Pallavi Set #4 – Melody L Set #5 – Sheralee All winners have been emailed.

Review: Stripped Bare by Rebecca Moon


Stripped Bare (The Warnum-Bailiff Series #1) Contemporary Romance Released September 9, 2014 Self-Published Reviewed by Sheena Since being humiliated and degraded by her first love, Sally has hidden herself from the world and more specifically, men. She has lost herself in a spiral of pity and isolation until a chance encounter with a high school friend, […]

Guest Post with Author Jill Sorenson

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Not All Bikers Hey Smexy! It’s great to be back, celebrating the relaunch of Riding Dirty with Carina Press!! The last time I was here we discussed the controversial topic of cum vs. come. Today I’m tackling another hot debate: heroes vs. antiheroes. Exhibit A: “hero” Dennis from Steven King’s Christine. He’s so earnest and […]

Smex Scene Sunday


    HERO: Captain Logan Mackenzie. Scottish. Alpha. For years received letters from a supposed fiance he’d never met but plans on rectifying that very soon. HEROINE: Miss Madeline Gracechurch. English. Innocent. Shy. Built an entire relationship to a fictional man who turns out to be not so fictional after all.   She whispered, “This is really […]

Weekly Wrap-Up

This week at Smexy…. A review – Magic Shifts by Ilona Andrews (mandi and tori) B+ review – Brown-Eyed Girl by Lisa Kleypas (mandi) B review – Bad News Cowboy by Maisey Yates (mandi) B- review – The Lessons by Elizabeth Brown (tori) C+ review – Dare to Rock by Carly Phillips (tori) C+ review […]

Review: Bad News Cowboy by Maisey Yates

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Bad News Cowboy by Maisey Yates Released: July 28, 2015 Contemporary Romance Harlequin Reviewed by Mandi The third book in the Copper Ridge series (I hear there are more coming!), I’ve enjoyed the heck out of this entire series. We finally get Jack and Kate’s story. Kate’s two older brothers have already had books. Owning […]