Thursday, April 27, 2017

Autumn Secrets Book Review

Autumn Secrets (Seasons Pass Book 4)

By Susan C. Muller

Autumn Secrets (Seasons Pass Book 4) by [Muller, Susan C.]
The harvest moon has arrived and homicide detective Noah Daugherty is drawn into a new and harrowing case when the search for clues leads him to the middle of a killing field. Desperate, he enlists the help of a woman from his past. Together they discover a serial killer, hell bent on reaping his own depraved version of social sanitation.


As Noah continues his urgent search for justice, the demented madman seems to stay one step ahead, taunting him and threatening everyone he holds dear.

Can Noah put a stop to the killing, or will he be buried along with autumn's secrets?

A Detective Noah Daugherty novel.    




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MY REVIEW

Houston Detectives Noah Daugherty and his partner Conner Crawford have each returned from well-deserved vacations only to be sent out to investigate the discovery of two female bodies found in the same vicinity. The field where the second body was found was mushy from the recent rains and had caused the body to surface. As Noah and Conner walk the field for clues, Noah accidentally sinks in the mud and uncovers another body. Upon closer inspection, it turns out there’s two bodies buried there, not one. Evidently Houston has a serial killer on the loose and they have just uncovered his killing field.

I enjoyed following Noah and Conner through their investigations. This series shows the dark, secretive side of human nature that is rarely seen, with this chapter being darker than the others. The tension was palpable and the secrets kept everyone on edge, including me. I liked the spattering of humor included throughout. One thing I didn’t understand though, was about the first body being found in a building. It didn’t make sense to me that the killer changed his mode of disposal. There should have been a reason for it. I felt this should have been addressed, but it was never mentioned.
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Truly, Madly, Whiskey Tour and Giveaway


NEW RELEASE........

A new, emotionally riveting, sexy standalone romance by New York Times bestselling author Melissa Foster. Watch mysteriously sexy Bear Whiskey claw his way to his happily ever after with sassy, rebellious Crystal Moon.

In TRULY, MADLY, WHISKEY…
Eight months is a long damn time to have the hots for a woman who keeps a guy at arm’s length. But Crystal Moon is no ordinary woman. She’s a sinfully sexy, sass-mouthed badass, and the subject of Bear Whiskey’s midnight fantasies. She’s also one of his closest friends. 

Just when Crystal thinks she has her life under control, scorching-hot, possessive, aggressive, and fiercely loyal Bear pushes all her sexual buttons, relentless in his pursuit to make her his.

The more Bear pushes, the hotter their passion burns, unearthing memories for Crystal that are best kept buried. But there’s no stopping the collision of her past and present, catapulting the two lovers down an emotionally charged road that has them questioning all they thought they knew about themselves.

**CONTENT WARNING: Due to mature content, recommended for readers aged 18+**

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MY REVIEW

Bear Whiskey had been relentlessly pursuing Crystal Moon for the last eight months, but she had dismissed him at every turn. He knew that he just needed to bide his time, and eventually Crystal will accept him. What Bear doesn’t know though, is that Crystal had a traumatic experience in her past that she hasn’t been able to totally overcome. But what Bear wants, Bear gets, and he’ll do whatever it takes to chip away Crystal’s barriers.

I loved this couple so much. It was easy to see Crystal slowly blossoming. And Bear was just as translucent, wearing his heart on his big, sexy, tatted sleeve. The entire Whiskey clan was loyal to a fault. It’s going to be fun reading each of their stories. I think Bear will stay my favorite Whiskey, but who knows what the other stories will bring.
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More of my Melissa Foster book reviews:

THE BRADENS (TRUSTY, CO)

THE BRADENS (PEACEFUL HARBOR, MD)

THE REMINGTONS

SEASIDE SUMMERS

THE RYDERS
    Seized by Love       Claimed by Love    

LOVE ON ROCKWELL ISLAND

BAD BOYS AFTER DARK

HARBORSIDE NIGHTS





About the author

Melissa Foster is a New York Times & USA Today bestselling and award-winning author. She writes sexy and heartwarming contemporary romance, new adult romance (M/F, M/M, F/F), romantic suspense, thrillers, and historical fiction with emotionally compelling characters that stay with you long after you turn the last page. Melissa's emotional journeys are lovingly erotic and always family oriented. Her books have been recommended by USA Today's book blog, Hagerstown Magazine, The Patriot, and several other print venues. She is the founder of the World Literary Café. When she's not writing, Melissa helps authors navigate the publishing industry through her author training programs on Fostering Success.

Melissa has painted and donated several murals to The Hospital for Sick Children in Washington, DC. Her interests include her family, reading, writing, painting, friends, helping others see the positive side of life, and visiting Cape Cod.

Melissa is available to chat with book clubs and welcomes comments and emails from her readers. Visit Melissa on Facebook or her personal website.

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Sunday, April 23, 2017

Summer Storm Book Review

Summer Storm (Seasons Pass Book 3)

By Susan C. Muller

Summer Storm (Seasons Pass Book 3) by [Muller, Susan C.]
It's a scorching Houston summer, and a new case for homicide detective Noah Daugherty. When the high-powered CEO of Beneficial Products, a company dedicated to the production of healthy foods, is discovered drowned in her hot tub, what appears to be either an accident or suicide, quickly escalates into something much more sinister.

As the body count rises, the link between victims becomes all too clear. Can Noah find a killer bent on vigilante justice before the storms of summer strike?

A Detective Noah Daugherty novel.    


  



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MY REVIEW

When the CEO of Beneficial Products baby formula is found dead in her hot tub, it’s left to Detective Noah Daugherty and partner Conner Crawford to determine if she was murdered by her husband or if it was someone related to her work. But when another high ranking officer from the same company dies from an apparent accident, it is obvious to Noah that someone is out for revenge. Then a well-known pediatrician commits suicide, and there’s no mistaking the connection to the other two murders. As the pressure to solve the murders builds, so does the timeline for Conner to take family leave for the birth of his first child. And if that’s not enough going on, Noah keeps getting caught up in trying to get a young girl out of a dangerous situation, even though he has been ordered to stay away from her.


I am enjoying this series very much. Noah and Conner are interesting characters to follow along with. Each of their cases are always intriguing, as well as impossible to identify the killer until close to the end. That makes you work extra hard trying to solve the case along with them. That’s so much better than being able to figure it out early.
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Saturday, April 22, 2017

Free and Bargain Books Linkup Week 16


Sharing the Love of Books
Enjoy our selection of New Releases / Free & Bargain Books this week

Authors please feel free to add your own books
Readers please free to add your own finds
(any genre except erotica welcome)

This weekly link up is hosted by Beck Valley Books & these awesome book loving blogs...
Monday
 Leels Loves Books | IrishdaisylovesRomance | Book Babble | Traci Hayden
Tuesday
Celticlady's Reviews | First Time Mommy Adventures 
Wednesday
Beck Valley Books | Jude Ouvrard
Thursday
Miki's Hope | Nicki's Nook
Friday
Ebook Addicts | I Love Romance |
Colorimetry | J.C. Clarke
Saturday
3 Partners in Shopping | I Create Purty Thangs | Wishful Endings 
Sunday

For Pre-orders post - PRE-ORDER / genre / title /author
For New Releases post - NEW / genre / title / author
For Free Books post - FREE / genre / title / author / end date 
For Bargain Books post - SALE / price / genre / title / author / end date
(Strictly no Erotica please.  Steamy romance is fine but watch those covers people, incase any underage child is viewing it!)

Here is this weeks awesome selection!

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