Month: January 2016

Cover Reveal+Giveaway: SHOWMANCE by LH Cosway

Cover Reveal+Giveaway: SHOWMANCE by LH Cosway

Showmance by LH Cosway on May 16th, 2016 Damon Atwood was Hollywood’s golden boy. Having won an Oscar at the tender age of thirteen, he had the life many could only dream about. But his success came at a price, and after a short but fruitful film career, he chose to live a life of obscurity on a remote Scottish island. Thirteen years later he’s finally ready to make his return, starting with a lead role in a musical on London’s West End. As a choreographer’s assistant, Rose Taylor has always faded into the background. She watches shows come to life from the side lines, but has never craved the attention of stardom. When rumours begin circulating of Damon’s involvement in her latest gig, she doesn’t predict how she will be thrust into the limelight, nor how the mysterious and strangely introverted man will need her to teach him how […]

Posted January 27, 2016 by Erin in Giveaways, Reveals / 0 Comments

Cover Reveal: ONE TRUE LOVES by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Cover Reveal: ONE TRUE LOVES by Taylor Jenkins Reid

One True Loves by Taylor Jenkins Reid on June 7th, 2016 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Genres: Chick Lit, Romance Pages: 352 In her twenties, Emma Blair marries her high school sweetheart, Jesse. They build a life for themselves, far away from the expectations of their parents and the people of their hometown in Massachusetts. They travel the world together, living life to the fullest and seizing every opportunity for adventure. On their first wedding anniversary, Jesse is on a helicopter over the Pacific when it goes missing. Just like that, Jesse is gone forever. Emma quits her job and moves home in an effort to put her life back together. Years later, now in her thirties, Emma runs into an old friend, Sam, and finds herself falling in love again. When Emma and Sam get engaged, it feels like Emma’s second chance at happiness. That is, until Jesse is found. […]

Posted January 27, 2016 by Erin in Reveals / 0 Comments

Review: The Shadow by Sylvain Reynard

Review: The Shadow by Sylvain Reynard

The Shadow (The Florentine #2) by Sylvain Reynard on February 2, 2015 Buy on Amazon, Buy on Audible Goodreads Genres: Paranormal, Romance Series: The Florentine #2 Source: ARC via publisher Pages: 336 From the New York Times bestselling author of the Gabriel trilogy comes the hotly anticipated follow-up to The Raven, a sensual novel set in Florence featuring the dangerously intoxicating coupling of Raven and William… Raven Wood’s vampyre prince has returned, pledging his love and promising justice for every wrong done to her. In the wake of their reunion, Raven is faced with a terrible decision—allow the Prince to wreak vengeance against the demons of her past, or persuade him to stay his hand. But there is far more at stake than Raven’s heart… A shadow has fallen over the city of Florence. Ispettor Batelli will not rest until he uncovers Raven’s connection to the theft of the priceless art […]

Posted January 23, 2016 by Bethany in Reviews / 3 Comments

New Release + Giveaway: Happily Ever Ninja by Penny Reid

New Release + Giveaway: Happily Ever Ninja by Penny Reid

Happily Ever Ninja (Knitting in the City Book 5) by Penny Reid on January 19, 2016 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Genres: Contemporary Series: Knitting in the City #5 Pages: 308 This is a full length, 100k word novel, and is the 5th book in the Knitting in the City Series. All books in the series can be read as a standalone except book #1.5 There are three things you need to know about Fiona Archer… I would tell you what they are, but then I’d have to kill you. But I can tell you that Fiona’s husband—the always irrepressible and often cantankerous Greg Archer—is desperately in love with his wife. He aches for her when they are apart, and is insatiable when they are together. Yet as the years pass, Greg has begun to suspect that Fiona is a ninja. A ninja mom. A ninja wife. A ninja friend. After […]

Posted January 21, 2016 by Bethany in Giveaways / 0 Comments

Audiobook Review: These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner

Audiobook Review: These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner

These Broken Stars (Starbound, #1) by Amie Kaufman, Meagan Spooner on December 10th 2013 Buy on Amazon, Buy on Audible Goodreads Genres: Fantasy, Romance, Science Fiction, Young Adult Series: Starbound Trilogy #1 Source: Audiobook Pages: 384 It’s a night like any other on board the Icarus. Then, catastrophe strikes: the massive luxury spaceliner is yanked out of hyperspace and plummets into the nearest planet. Lilac LaRoux and Tarver Merendsen survive. And they seem to be alone. Lilac is the daughter of the richest man in the universe. Tarver comes from nothing, a young war hero who learned long ago that girls like Lilac are more trouble than they’re worth. But with only each other to rely on, Lilac and Tarver must work together, making a tortuous journey across the eerie, deserted terrain to seek help. Then, against all odds, Lilac and Tarver find a strange blessing in the tragedy that has […]

Posted January 20, 2016 by Bethany in Recommendations, Reviews / 3 Comments

Lit Slave Presents: Author Spotlight with Mariana Zapata

Lit Slave Presents: Author Spotlight with Mariana Zapata

by Mariana Zapata Lit Slave Presents is a monthly author spotlight series where we feature writers that we have read and adore and want fellow readers to discover as well. Most of these authors write independently in the romance genre. We will tell you our favorite books by the author, give you links to the reviews we may have posted, list all the available titles, and tell you about any upcoming projects the author has in the works. Our hope is that you may find a recommendation or two and maybe find a favorite new author!  Kulti: Our 5 Star Review | Amazon “Trust me, I’ve wanted to punch you in the face a time or five.” When the man you worshipped as a kid becomes your coach, it’s supposed to be the greatest thing in the world. Keywords: supposed to. It didn’t take a week for twenty-seven-year-old Sal Casillas to […]

Posted January 15, 2016 by Bethany in Author Spotlight / 1 Comment

Cover Reveal: Reaper’s Fire by Joanna Wylde

Cover Reveal: Reaper’s Fire by Joanna Wylde

Reaper’s Fire (Reapers MC, #6) by Joanna Wylde on June 28th 2016 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Genres: Contemporary, Romance Series: Reapers MC #6 New York Times bestselling author Joanna Wylde returns to the “wild and raw”* world of the Reapers MC with the story of Gage and Tinker…   The club comes first.   I’ve lived by those words my whole life—assumed I’d die by them, too, and I never had a problem with that. My Reaper brothers took my back and I took theirs and it was enough. Then I met her. Tinker Garrett. She’s beautiful, she’s loyal, and she works so damned hard it scares me sometimes . . . She deserves a good man—one better than me. I can’t take her yet because the club still needs me. There’s another woman, another job, another fight just ahead.   Now she’ll learn I’ve been lying to her all […]

Posted January 7, 2016 by Bethany in Reveals / 0 Comments

Cover Reveal: Spiral of Bliss series by Nina Lane

Cover Reveal: Spiral of Bliss series by Nina Lane

Arouse by Nina Lane on January 24th 2014 Buy on Amazon, Buy on Audible Goodreads Genres: Contemporary, Erotica, Romance Pages: 394 “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. We’ve got a post packed with awesomeness for you today! We’re so thrilled to be sharing new covers for Nina Lane’s bestselling Spiral […]

Posted January 7, 2016 by Erin in Reveals / 3 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday: Kings Rising by C.S. Pacat

Waiting on Wednesday: Kings Rising by C.S. Pacat

Kings Rising (Captive Prince, #3) by C.S. Pacat on February 2, 2016 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Genres: Erotica, Fantasy, Romance Pages: 368 The epic conclusion to the internationally acclaimed Captive Prince trilogy. Damianos of Akielos has returned. His identity now revealed, Damen must face his master Prince Laurent as Damianos of Akielos, the man Laurent has sworn to kill. On the brink of a momentous battle, the future of both their countries hangs in the balance. In the south, Kastor’s forces are massing. In the north, the Regent’s armies are mobilising for war. Damen’s only hope of reclaiming his throne is to fight together with Laurent against their usurpers. Forced into an uneasy alliance the two princes journey deep into Akielos, where they face their most dangerous opposition yet. But even if the fragile trust they have built survives the revelation of Damen’s identity – can it stand against the […]

Posted January 6, 2016 by Bethany in Waiting on Wednesday / 0 Comments

Quick Review: Corrupt by Penelope Douglas

Quick Review: Corrupt by Penelope Douglas

Corrupt by Penelope Douglas on November 15, 2015 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Genres: Dark, Erotica, Romance Source: ebook Pages: 461 Erika I was told that dreams were our heart’s desires. My nightmares, however, became my obsession. His name is Michael Crist. My boyfriend’s older brother is like that scary movie that you peek through your hand to watch. He is handsome, strong, and completely terrifying. The star of his college’s basketball team and now gone pro, he’s more concerned with the dirt on his shoe than me. But I noticed him. I saw him. I heard him. The things that he did, and the deeds that he hid…For years, I bit my nails, unable to look away. Now, I’ve graduated high school and moved on to college, but I haven’t stopped watching Michael. He’s bad, and the dirt I’ve seen isn’t content to stay in my head anymore. Because he’s […]

Posted January 2, 2016 by Bethany in Reviews / 0 Comments