Month: December 2014

Lit Slave’s Favorite Books of 2014

Lit Slave’s Favorite Books of 2014

It’s been an amazing year for us for reading. So many great books to choose from. We pulled together our favorites of 2014 so without further adieu 😉 *these are books we read this year, not just books published in 2014* Favorite Hero of 2014 Bethany– ARCHER HALE (Archer’s Voice) Kristi– ASH (Slide/Rare by Garrett Leigh) Erin– CORRADO MORETTI ( Made by JM Darhower) Sarah– MAL ERICISON (Play by Kylie Scott) Favorite Heroine of 2014 Bethany– DAISY (Hothouse Flower by Krista & Becca Ritchie) Kristi– TATIANA METANOVA (The Bronze Horseman by Paullina Simons) Erin– TATIANA METANOVA (The Bronze Horseman by Paullina Simons) Sarah– OLIVIA ( Before Jamaica Lane by Samantha Young) Favorite Book of 2014 Bethany– TRANSCENDENCE by Shay Savage Kristi– THE BRONZE HORSEMAN by Paullina Simons Erin– THE BRONZE HORSEMAN by Paullina Simons Sarah– POINT OF NO RETURN by Tiffany Snow Author that blew us away in 2014 Bethany– TIFFANY SNOW Kristi– SHAY SAVAGE (Transcendence) Erin– SHAY […]

Posted December 23, 2014 by Erin in Recommendations / 0 Comments

Review: Bad Romeo by Leisa Rayven

Review: Bad Romeo by Leisa Rayven

Bad Romeo on December 23, 2014 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Genres: Love & Romance, New Adult Pages: 417 When Cassie Taylor met Ethan Holt at acting school, sparks flew. She was the good girl actress. He was the bad boy about campus. But one fated casting choice for Romeo and Juliet changed it all. Like the characters they were playing, Cassie and Ethan’s romance seemed destined. Until he broke her heart and betrayed her trust. Now the A-list heartthrob is back in her life and turning her world around. One touch at a time. Cast as romantic leads once again, they’re forced to confront raw memories of the heartbreaking lows and pulse-pounding highs of their secret college affair. But they’ll also discover that people who rub each other the wrong way often make the best sparks “…I can feel something building-something shining and explosive and just out of reach-I can […]

Posted December 23, 2014 by Erin in Reviews / 0 Comments

Cover Reveal + Giveaway: HEARTS OF FIRE by LH Cosway

Cover Reveal + Giveaway: HEARTS OF FIRE by LH Cosway

by LH Cosway on March 2015 Goodreads Genres: Contemporary, Love & Romance, New Adult The Circus Spektakulär is proud to present Jack McCabe: Fire-breather, knife-thrower, risk-taker. My uncle lied. I never died. I breathe fire, eat the poison that almost killed me. Crowds come to see me night after night. Men for the spectacle, women for the thrill. I’m an oddity to be stared at and desired. With each flame I spit, I risk my life. I wear scars on my body that will never go away, but the scars inside my head are far more difficult to overlook. My brother doesn’t know the truth, and if I have it my way, he never will. Life was going exactly the way I’d planned until Lille came along. She wanted to run away with the circus, have an adventure, but this world was never meant for her. I try to keep […]

Posted December 21, 2014 by Erin in Giveaways, Reveals / 1 Comment

Throwback Thursday Favorite: Arouse by Nina Lane

Throwback Thursday Favorite: Arouse by Nina Lane

Arouse by Nina Lane on January 1, 2013 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Genres: Contemporary, Love & Romance, Romance Series: A Spiral of Bliss #1 Pages: 406 “One day I’m going to touch you in a thousand different ways and show you how to touch me,” he said. And he did. Struggling with a tormented past, undergraduate Olivia Winter once led a practical but isolated life. Then she met Professor Dean West, a brilliant scholar of medieval history who melted Liv’s inhibitions and taught her the meaning of both love and erotic pleasure. But after three years of a blissful, lusty marriage, Liv and Dean now face a crisis that threatens everything they believe about each other. And when dark secrets and temptations rise to the surface, the fallout might break them apart forever. For Throwback Thursday this week we are featuring Arouse by Nina Lane. This book was published nearly […]

Posted December 18, 2014 by Bethany in Recommendations / 0 Comments

Book Blitz + Review: Savaged by Shay Savage

Book Blitz + Review: Savaged by Shay Savage

Savaged by Shay Savage on November 26, 2014 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Genres: Erotica, Romance Pages: 193 Four tales never before published by USA Today bestselling author Shay Savage. An executive in need of some temporary release. A Dom looking to cleanse his soul. A twisted college encounter. A PA and a terrorist’s unlikely meeting during an office building takeover. Four alpha males just waiting to fulfill your fantasies in these hot short stories. Are you ready to be Savaged? Includes: Same Time Tomorrow: Executive Julian Reddick is tired of his brand of hand lotion but doesn’t have time to date. What’s the solution? Call in a “nooner” from a high-class company of ill-repute. Valerie Woods is exactly the distraction he needs. Cleansing Bonds: A Dom who had hurt the one he loved and an abused sub looking for release. Both are sure they will never be able to find […]

Posted December 18, 2014 by Bethany in Reviews / 3 Comments

Release Blitz+Giveaway:BOLD TRICKS by Karina Halle

Release Blitz+Giveaway:BOLD TRICKS by Karina Halle

Bold Tricks by Karina Halle on October 15th 2013 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Genres: Love & Romance, Romance Pages: 226 With more lives at stake and games in motion, Ellie, Camden and Javier form an uneasy alliance that will take them from the treacherous streets of inner-city Mexico to the wilds of the Honduran jungles in order to find their freedom. But with liberty just on the horizon, the cost might come at their own redemption. EXCERPT The motel room was a lot nicer than the one we stayed at before. Sort of a Best Western, middle-ground quality of place. No roaches on the floors, no geckos on the wall. Shit mattresses, I discovered as I pounded my fist on the bed, but I didn’t care. Camden had just put the final box on my bed, Violetta sprawled out on hers in a state of drug-induced euphoria, when I noticed […]

Posted December 17, 2014 by Erin in Recommendations, Reveals / 0 Comments

Launch Day Blitz + Giveaway: KALEIDOSCOPE by Kristen Ashley

Launch Day Blitz + Giveaway: KALEIDOSCOPE by Kristen Ashley

Kaleidoscope by Kristen Ashley on December 16, 2014 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Genres: Contemporary, Contemporary Women, Fiction, Love & Romance, Romance, Suspense Series: Colorado Mountain #6 Pages: 416 When old friends become new lovers…anything can happen. Sexy, gifted, and loyal, PI Jacob Decker is a tall, cool drink of perfection who had Emmanuelle Holmes at “hello.” His relationship with Emme’s best friend kept them apart for years, but things have changed. Now that a case has brought him to Gnaw Bone, Colorado, the road is wide open for Emme and Deck to explore something hotter and deeper than Emme dreamed possible. So why is she sabotaging the best thing that’s ever happened to her? It isn’t easy to catch Deck off guard, but Emme does just that when she walks back into his life after nine long years. The curvy brunette had her charms back in the day, but now […]

Posted December 16, 2014 by Erin in Giveaways, Reveals / 0 Comments

Blog Tour+Giveaway: Desperate Man by Ella Frank & Brooke Blaine

Blog Tour+Giveaway: Desperate Man by Ella Frank & Brooke Blaine

by Brooke Blaine, Ella Frank on December 16, 2014 Goodreads Genres: Contemporary, Erotica, Fiction, Romance Fantasies – we all have them.  For some it’s their dream job; others want the wedding, the 2.5 kids, the white picket fence. My fantasies are a bit more…depraved. Dark and sinful, they have destroyed relationships and my livelihood, yet I still submit to them like a slave.  Sex. For most, it’s a natural expression of love, caring, or lust. But there are those of us who can’t stop once we’ve had a taste. Those of us who don’t want to. And the shame of that never-ending cycle will eat us alive… My name is Evan James, and I am a sex addict. EXCERPT “Come here.” Evan James crooked his finger at the blonde currently shimmying back into her minuscule, tight, black dress. The same one she’d worn last night that had called like a […]

Posted December 15, 2014 by Erin in Giveaways, Reveals / 0 Comments

Cover Reveal: IN THIS LIFE by Christine Brae

Cover Reveal: IN THIS LIFE by Christine Brae

IN THIS LIFE by Christine Brae Goodreads Genres: Contemporary Women, Love & Romance “Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere, They’re in each other all along.” Rumi They say that life is full of choices. When you’re young and idealistic, you believe that the path you choose is the road that will lead you to your destiny. But what if, along the way, fate decides to step in, and no amount of logic or rationality or even prayers can save you from your fortune? When the sacrifices you make, the love that you find, and the bright promise of the future are all snatched away from you, you’re left alone to pick up the pieces of your life. This is a story about love, found in a faraway place by two very unlikely people. It is also a story about friendship and loyalty and fighting for what you have despite the illogical […]

Posted December 15, 2014 by Erin in Reveals / 0 Comments

Throwback Thursday Favorites: BLIND OBSESSION by Ella Frank

Throwback Thursday Favorites: BLIND OBSESSION by Ella Frank

Blind Obsession by Ella Frank Buy on Amazon Goodreads Genres: Contemporary, Erotica, Romance Obsession, defined as the domination of one’s thoughts or feelings by a persistent idea, image or desire…. Chantel Rosenberg’s passion for music and life had never shone brighter than the time she spent in Bordeaux France. It’s a time when feelings arose and desires ran deep, a time that fundamentally changed her life. A man living in seclusion, Phillipe Tibideau is haunted and plagued by memories he cannot disregard. Choosing to live a quiet life in his Chateau surrounded by the vineyards of France, he’s left his passion for art behind. However, the time has arrived to tell his side of a tale. A tale that has depicted him as a ‘beautiful monster’ and he’s finally allowing someone close. Close enough to ask questions. Questions he’s not sure he wants to answer. Questions about her. For up […]

Posted December 11, 2014 by Erin in Recommendations / 0 Comments