May’s top 10: April 18

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At the moment Utah has a bit ‘o smexy in it. (heh). That’s right. Mandi is off on a fabulous vacation while I (May) sit here and scour the internet for you, my lovely smexy friends. 10. I won’t give spoilers – but a) Mandi being on vacation is SERIOUSLY crimping my GOT recap session […]

Feature: Foretold by Rinda Elliott

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  It is written that three Sisters of Fate have the power to change the world’s destiny. But only if they survive… The Lockwood triplets have had the prophecy drummed into their heads since birth. Still, Raven, the eldest of the sisters, can’t believe it’s really happening. She’s the reincarnation of a Norse goddess? One […]

Review: The Collector by Nora Roberts

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The Collector by Nora Roberts Released: April 15, 2014 Contemporary Romance Putnam Reviewed by May Lila is a professional house sitter and writer. She enjoys taking care of people’s homes while enjoying their upscale lifestyles and peeking at the neighbors. Oh she doesn’t think of it as spying – she’s just checking out what is […]

Review: Break For Me by Shiloh Walker

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Break for Me (Secrets & Shadows, #0.6) by Shiloh Walker Romance Suspense Ebook, novella April 22, 2014 St Martin’s Paperbacks Reviewed by Tori Favorite Quote: “He’d only been waiting half a lifetime, it seemed. Maybe his entire life.” Jensen Bell’s mother disappeared when she was twelve. Sent to foster care with her siblings, they were […]

Review: Wolf at the Door by NJ Walters

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Wolf at the Door by NJ Walters (Salvation Pack #1) Released: April 15, 2014 Paranormal Romance Samhain Reviewed by May When Gwendolyn Jones inherits a Tennessee cabin from a great aunt she never knew, she quits her job and follows her dream to write full time. Meeting a stranger in a local cemetery isn’t a […]

May Discusses: The Importance of Book Blurbs

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I am not sure if it is my advancing age, the thousands of books I’ve read over the years, or just changes in my personal taste but my list of deal-breaking words and scenarios in new book blurbs has increased and now I find within the first few sentences of a book promo I can […]

Review: Bad Influence by K.A. Mitchell

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Bad Influence by K.A. Mitchell (Bad In Baltimore #4) M/M Romance April 15, 2014 Samhain Reviewed by Helyce Jordan Barrett disappeared the night that his parents found out he was gay, made him go to a conversion camp where he could have died from their methods and upon seeking help from the one person he […]

Review: Saugatuck Summer by Amelia C. Gormley

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Saugatuck Summer by Amelia C. Gormley Romance Contemporary, Erotic, M/M, New Adult E book, 363 pages May 19, 2014 Riptide Publishing Reviewed by Tori Favorite Quote: When the shaking stopped We were left in dust and flames Buried our heads in shame How did we let it come to this? Topher Carlisle; young, gay, and […]

Top Ten Reasons to read Hard Time by Cara McKenna

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Annie Goodhouse doesn’t need to be warned about bad boys; good sense and an abusive ex have given her plenty of reasons to play it safe. But when she steps into her new role as outreach librarian for Cousins Correctional Facility, no amount of good sense can keep her mind—or eyes—off inmate Eric Collier.  Eric […]

Guest Author Jess Michaels and Giveaway

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We are happy to have author Jess Michaels at Smexy today. Jess is celebrating the release of Beauty and the Earl…. Broken Jess Michaels Hi everyone and a big thanks to Mandi for allowing me to hang out today here at Smexy Books. I’m a very large fan of the smexy stuff and always have […]