Book Review

In Intimate Detail

In Intimate Detail How to Choose, Wear, and Love Lingerie Cora Harrington Foreword by Dita Von Teese Ten Speed Press, Aug 2018 152 pages Intimate Fashion, Fashion Reference Provided by NetGalley & purchased at sale price on Amazon ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ I received a partial copy of this book to read for review from NetGalley when I… Continue reading In Intimate Detail

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Cold Heart, Warm Cowboy

Cold Heart, Warm Cowboy Cold River Ranch Book #2 Caitlin Crews St. Martin’s Press, July 30, 2019 Kindle, Paperback, Audio CD Cowboy Romance, Second-chance Romance Provided by NetGalley ✫✫✫✫✫ The cover shows the clear blue Colorado skies that hang over the Cold River Ranch, the ranch of the Everett family. It also shows a good… Continue reading Cold Heart, Warm Cowboy

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The Duke is But a Dream

The Duke is But a Dream Debutante Diaries #2 Anna Bennett St. Martin’s Press, Jul 2019 317 pages, Kindle Historical romance NetGalley ⭐⭐🌙 The cover is lovely! The cool grayed blue of the background makes it airy and open. The archway in the background is a nice touch as well. But the piece de resistance… Continue reading The Duke is But a Dream

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The Seduction Expert

The Seduction Expert Saya Lopez Ortega VSP Publishing, Jul 2019 Amazon Digital, Aug 2019 186 pages, Kindle, also in paperback Women’s Lit Provided by NetGalley ⭐ The cover is absolutely stunning! It will catch the eye of everyone who sees it on a shelf. The line drawing of the city, the simple text, and then… Continue reading The Seduction Expert

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A Long Time Coming

A Long Time Coming Aaron Elkins Thomas & Mercer, Aug 2018 263 pages, Kindle ARC Also in paperback, audiobook, and MP3 CD Murder mystery Provided by NetGalley ⭐⭐⭐🌙 I liked the cover since I really like maps and old gold frames as they use in museums. It gave me the feeling that the story would… Continue reading A Long Time Coming

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Rogue Most Wanted

Rogue Most Wanted The Cavensham Heiresses #5 Janna MacGregor St. Martin’s Pub, Jun 2019 380 pages, ebook, paperback Historical Romance ✭✭✭✭ eARC from NetGalley The cover is beautiful with the romantic couple dancing on that fabulous golden yellow background. It glows. I thought it was one of the better romance covers I saw this spring.… Continue reading Rogue Most Wanted

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The Disappearance of Alistair Ainsworth

The Disappearance of Alistair Ainsworth A Daughter of Sherlock Holmes Mystery Book 3 Leonard Goldberg Minotaur Books, Jun 2019 314 pages, ebook, hardcover, Audiobook, Audio CD Historical Mystery ✭✭✭✭ eARC from NetGalley The cover is lovely and shows Ms. Holmes looking just as unconcerned as her illustrious father as she gathers blooms for a bouquet… Continue reading The Disappearance of Alistair Ainsworth

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The Earl Next Door

The Earl Next Door First Comes Love #1 Amelia Grey St. Martin’s Press, May 2019 300 pages, Kindle, Paperback, Audible, Audio CD Historical Romance, Romance Provided by NetGalley ✫✫✫✫⭑ The cover shows a lovely couple sparkling in the evening light. The background and the woman’s gown are richly colored, but for some reason, the picture… Continue reading The Earl Next Door

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The Right Sort of Man

The Right Sort of Man Allison Montclair Minotaur Books, June 2019 325 pages, Kindle, Hardcover, Audiobook, Audio CD Historical Novel, Cozy mystery Provided by NetGalley ✮✮✮✮✮ The combination of colors on the cover is what caught my eye when I saw it. It felt like an old photograph. The font was perfect for a post-WWII… Continue reading The Right Sort of Man

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War of the Staffs

War of the Staffs Book #1 of 2 Steve Stephenson & K.M. Tedrick Black Rose Writing, Jul 2016 367 pages, Kindle, paperback Fantasy, YA Provided, NetGalley My apologies for this long-overdue review. The fact that this book was provided by the publisher and that I am apologizing for its tardy review have absolutely no impact… Continue reading War of the Staffs