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Sweets for the Beast: A Spicy Love Story Author L.M. Maretti

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Book Review 5 out of 5 stars! "Your kind likes to call me a monster, a beast," he shrugs nonchalantly. "But you can just call me Nathan." Sometimes you forget an ingredient at the store, and you need to ask your neighbor for help. It started with a cup of sugar and ended with Catherine walking side to side. Her monster neighbor was very helpful, but she hopes this isn't a one-night stand!  "It's always the tongue that mesmerizes you humans." - Nathan This is a very fun and quick read! The book is only thirty-two pages long! Catherine needs a cup of sugar, the age-old classic. Knocking on her neighbor's door and hoping he isn't some creep. Only when she meets Nathan all common sense flies out the window! She's not typically a one-and-done person but this horned monster with a forked tongue has her questioning things. Maybe this won't just be a one-time thing! This read does contain language. I loved the dynamic between Catherine and

A House in Shadow Author Erica Damon

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Book Review 5 out of 5 stars! "This really would be perfect. His perfect family, their perfect house." - Tristan Tristan and Allison decide it's time to move to a house out of the city. Tristan picking a small town to get that closeness feel and safety, everyone knowing everyone, and looking out for each other. This will be a great place to raise their daughter! Only as they settle into their new house odd things keep popping up. Doors slamming, Tristan opening doors that don't lead to the right places, and phantom people. The house can't possibly be haunted! Ghosts don't exist, right?! Allison doesn't believe him and so Tristan will have to battle this on his own. "He was ready to be done unpacking, and yet with each emptied box, there seemed to be another behind it." - Tristan I binge read this book in one night! I couldn't put it down especially after reading the ending of part one! This psychological, supernatural, thriller had me so inve

A Malicious Summer Vacation: Monsters of The Divide Book 3 Author T. B. Wiese

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Book Review 5 out of 5 stars! First and foremost! I think for a better reading experience these novellas should be read in order. But it's perfectly fine if they're read out of order. Previous characters do make appearances in this installment!  * * * "The light breeze ruffles my short hair. It feels good. The day is already heating up. I love it. My mom used to joke that she destined me to love the hot weather when she named me Summer." - Summer Sometimes you just need a break from life and social media! Summer's way overdue for a vacation and because of unpleasant circumstances she takes an emergency one. Renting a house in a small town that she didn't expect to love so much. Not to mention her neighbors are sweet and she's able to enjoy peace and quiet. Even at night when apparently monsters should be trying to claw their way through the windows and doors! Summer doesn't fully understand the hierarchy that's in play within the town and her very

The Ashen Yard Author Jeff Spaur

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Book Review 5 out of 5 stars! "Fine big shot, what did you do?" "Being born." - Brock Brock never asked for this life or to be born within the walls of the Ashen Yard. But he quickly learns that if he wants to live, he will have to quickly adapt and survive. Doing so is difficult when you are surrounded by criminals and a city run by "Lords". Glorified mob bosses who control the lives of people for their own amusements. . . Needing medicine for his mother only complicates things but Brock will do anything for his mom and her health! She's everything to him and nothing will stop him from getting what he needs for her. When the threat of a gang war comes about Brock will have to make choices. He's been fine tuned into a weapon for his Lord, but should Brock just accept orders and roll over? Something's not sitting right, and Brock soon wants answers. . . There's more going on within the Ashen Yard than meets the eye.  "There is no room f

Broken Out (By the Human): Trapped with a Monster Author L.E. Eldridge

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Book Review 5 out of 5 stars! “Thank you for freeing me. In return, I will grant you one wish for anything you may desire.” - Zephyr Listen, forget about rubbing that lamp, just smash a vase! It was an accident! Wilder's the owner of an antiques shop and someone searching for and holding out for the one. He's a big history nerd who loves his antique shop and getting shipments in! Only when a mysterious vase arrives it completely catches his eye. Little does he know that by causing the vase to break it will bring forth a 'Wishbringer' who will change his life forever. Just not in the usual wish making way you would think! “And how am I supposed to know it’s not one of those tricky wishes, one where I make it and you twist my words and leave me worse off? I’ve seen the Twilight Zone, and no thank you.” - Wilder I absolutely loved Wilder! His personality and attitude were just perfect! Our snarky antique owner doesn't know what to do when Zephyr appears and states he n

The Devil Takes: The Devil Takes What's Willingly Given Book 1 Author Fae Quin

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Book Review 5 out of 5 stars! "They said the Devil only took what you were willing to give." - Percy Percy wants to live the life that will hopefully grant him pride and acceptance from his father. Hiding his Omega gender he tries to live a normal Beta life on campus. Finding himself in a graveyard proving his worth in a classic college initiation-hazing. He desperately "needs" to be in the Alpha Beta Phi house. . . Only when Percy actually meets the Devil his world gets flipped upside down and inside out! Suddenly our boy is having to face things he never wanted to! Realizing the truth of being an Omega and just how far his father went to keep Percy down and controlled. Percy being drawn to Haden and more but how can he be a Beta and ignore his Omega side? Which is the right path to take? "Hell was waking up every day knowing there was nothing you could do to end the nightmare. Hell was craving the love and attention of the people that would never stop hurting

Collared (MM Primal Play Novella): The Wicked Chase Author Lola Malone

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Book Review 5 out of 5 stars! Set to Release Tomorrow! (April 18, 2024) "Tonight, in the moonlit woods, you will run." Thurel wants something different. He's tired of just being average, with everything he is and does. Wants to be seen for more! So, when an opportunity arises, our guy doesn't hesitate to sign the paperwork. Completely ignoring the fine print and details of what's about to unfold. . . Thurel believes this night, this Wicked Chase is just a fun hazing for a frat house within the Saint-Laurent Boarding College. Little does he know that this is no one-and-done game. The Brotherhood is a secretive and sacred group that doesn't just stop at this college. It begins here and Thurel is about to take his first steps into the Brotherhood and possibly get initiated into it. If he wins the chase. . . "If they want a chase? I'll play." - Thurel This is going to be a series of four novellas set in the world of Saint-Laurent Boarding College for

Neve and the Sigma Seven: A Modern Snow White Retelling Author Roisin Visser

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Book Review 4 out of 5 stars! "I never thought about what would happen if I got out of the basement I’d been locked in for two years. What would come next? Because I never believed I’d make it out." - Neve Neve has escaped, she's free! But where is she? In pain and confused Neve wakes to find that she ran onto a college campus and is surrounded by strange men. A group of seven college guys who've been dubbed the Sigma Seven and given the Seven Dwarves nicknames.  At first glance and with Rush week the guys assumed the mysterious girl was just another drunk college kid. On closer inspection and the way Neve reacts to things they soon realize they were wrong. She's hiding something dark and possibly running from something big. But majority of the guys refuse to give her up. Especially after she took the job their leader gave her. Now they're eating like kings and the house is spotless. But there's something more to Neve that helps to brighten the place up an

Covenant Volume One Author LySandra Voung

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Graphic Novel Review 4.5 out of 5 stars! Set to Release May 14, 2024 "You might be a talented exorcist, but talent doesn't mean shit if you can't remember the most basic rites!" - Sister Samson Listen! Hot priests with full sleeves or full body tattoos that wield holy weapons. Oh, and many of them represent different flags from the LGBTQ+ community! Add in some cussing and "unholy" acts and well, we have our team. Providence Church has a bit of a reputation amongst the other churches and it's not a good one. The church has been under suspicion for a while because of the groups' unorthodox methods. The Great Church is pressing in as Ezra and his team are trying to keep peace and save innocents. Ezra's a very skilled and gifted exorcist holding his own during combat. But his faith has been wavering. When given a mission to look out for someone he agrees only to find that this guy, who's the opposite of him in every way, may not be what he seems