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Hi I'm Janna and I am a book whore! I started this blog after being a part of another for years. While being a big blog may be nice I like to stay true to me having a love for books, that's why I blog. I love books and I want to share that love with my readers of this blog. I love to read, books are my escape and a huge part of my life besides my husband and two children. I am honest and sometimes sassy in my reviews but never mean. Some of my favorite authors include Kristen Ashley, Penelope Douglas, T.M. Frazier, M.N. Forgy, Rachel Van Dyken, Meghan March and Vi Keeland to only name a few!

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Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Release Blitz! This Is Wild By Natasha Madison


Viktor
My parents told me I skated before I walked. When I was eighteen I was drafted into the N.H.L third overall, playing in Los Angeles—the city of dreams. What more could I ask for? I played hard, but eventually, I partied even harder. Five years later I was traded a week after I entered rehab. There was no time for anything except my health and making sure I’d come out on top. I had to be better. There wasn’t another option.
One of the rules of recovery was ‘don’t fall in love’ and I made it a top priority. She was off limits in every single way.
Until it was too late

Zoe
When you grow up surrounded by hockey players you know one thing for sure, I was never going to settle down with one. Heck, I didn’t even know what icing was. I was too busy climbing the corporate ladder, becoming one of the most successful realtors in New York City. I wasn’t interested in dating or anything that got in my way.
First, he was my client and then he became my friend.
One night, one decision, one act can derail everything.
When push comes to shove, I’m only certain that, This is Wild.

I had a review already written and I completely deleted the entire thing. Why you may ask? Well it is because the more I thought about This Is Wild, the more that I took into consideration my personal emotions and the reason behind them, that my review, while it was a good one, just didn’t express what this book did to me. Viktor’s story hit close to home for me. I have had people in my life who have fought their demons and addiction and won. I have had people in my life that have fought their demons and addiction and have lost. I currently have people in my life who are at that crossroad, that they will face their demons and win and some who will ignore them and lose. So, for me, This Is Wild was more emotional to me when we are reading about Viktor and his struggle after leaving rehab because of those people in my life. Addiction just doesn’t take over the addict’s life, it spreads to family members, friends, and it takes a strong person to love an addict, recovering or not, and Zoe had that strength even if she didn’t believe it at times.

My heart broke for Viktor more than once, the daily fight to stay clean, to push away the temptation of using again when things got hard. The best thing to happen to him besides getting clean was his trade to New York. Zoe may at times come across as anti-love, but deep down under that hard-outer shell, she really was the perfect match to Viktor, they both made each other better in the best of ways. We get to see all of the Stone and Grant family, and we see how they welcome Viktor not just to the team but to the family. I loved all the banter between Matthew and Max, Evan and Viktor, Zoe and Zara, well you get the picture, more than once I would bust out laughing because of something they said to each other. In fact, I am wanting to go back and read the Something So books as well as This Is Crazy just because I loved those books so much and want to fall in love with them once more.


This Is Wild is a must read in this book whore’s opinion, it is the perfect balance of emotional, funny, sexy, hockey and family. Natasha Madison once again wrote an amazing book that needs to be at the top of your TBR lists! 




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Release Blitz! Out To Find Freedom By Lila Rose



Death and pain.
They surround me. Hold me hostage, refusing to let go.
But I want to survive. Want to fight. I just don’t know if I have it in me.
Maybe dying would be better.
It’s the break in the shadows that gives me hope.
When I look at him, all I can see is light.
So now I’m out to find freedom.


Private investigator Ryan Warden doesn’t know he’s moved next door to people he would put behind bars in an instant. Nor does he realise a sleepless night could lead him on the right track with the case he’s working on.
He certainly doesn’t expect Emerson Spence.
What he does know is he has to stay away from her. She’s been beaten and broken. She deserves to live freely while learning and experiencing things in life like any young woman should.
He’s too old for her. It’s better to stay away.
If he can.


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If you have read any of the Hawks MC books then you know who Warden is, and I personally have been waiting for his story and I must say I wasn’t disappointed! Out To Find Freedom was worth the wait on getting Warden’s book! I am going to keep this review very short because I don’t want to spoil anything for you all when you read it. I will say this, I think that this is the most emotional I have ever gotten from a Lila Rose book. I went on a roller coaster ride of emotions and that ride continued from the beginning until the very end. Emerson and Warden will take over your life while reading their story and trust me when I say don’t make plans to do anything else but read and feel while reading Out To Find Freedom.






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Lila was born in Brisbane Australia, her step-dad was in the Army which caused them to move around a lot. They finally settled in country Victoria, Australia. Being the youngest of four children she admits she was spoilt a bit. Even drove her mum crazy when she refused to eat meat at a young age.

Now, Lila lives with her husband and two children.

She started writing in 2013 and self-published the first of the Hawks MC: Ballarat Charter series- Holding Out. Since then, she has published eleven other titles, which range from erotica, humorous romance, YA and paranormal. 
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Release Blitz! Until December By Aurora Rose Reynolds



Gareth Black is drawn to December Mayson the moment he spots her across the room at her cousin’s wedding. When he approaches the beautiful woman, she captivates him with her shyness and wit, making him crave her.

With a pull so strong it’s impossible to ignore, December knows there’s something between her and Gareth. She just hopes they’re capable of jumping the hurdles ahead of them.

Two boys, an ex, a surprise that will change everything, and a disgruntled co-worker, guarantee these two will have their work cut out for them if they are going to find their happily ever after.


I have been a huge fan of the original Until series and I am just as big of a fan of the Until Her/Him books as well. Until December was another emotionally packed romance that once again has you believing in the Boom. The angst, the romance, the level of heat between December and Gareth, and the bond between December and his sons just made me fall even further in love with this book. In fact, I ended up doing an entire reread of the original books and the Her/Him ones.

I connected with December a lot, I felt like there were at times little pieces of myself in her character and I love that I did because it just drew me more into the story. Gareth, at first, I wanted to beat with a baseball bat for some of the things he did and said to December, but once you got underneath that hard shell at times, you could see how much his boys and December meant to him. December and Gareth really were perfect for one another, and the further you read the more this shows.


I think one of the reasons why I love this author and these books as much as I do because she makes you feel like it is your Boom in every book. She reminds us to believe in the romance and the happily ever after that we all deserve in life. Until December is a must read for romance lovers and one that I highly recommend.





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Aurora Rose Reynolds is a New York Times, USA Today and Wall Street Journal bestselling author whose wildly popular series include Until, Until Him, Until Her, Underground Kings and Shooting Stars.

Her writing career started in an attempt to get the outrageously alpha men who resided in her head to leave her alone and has blossomed into an opportunity to share her stories with readers all over the world.

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Cover Reveal! Hush Hush By Lucia Franco




Release Date: August 14, 2019


I knew the rules.

Never reveal my true identity.
Play the game, give the illusion.
Don’t get close to the clients.

The dark and glamorous lifestyle of the rich and shameless open my eyes to a lavish world of sin and wealth, and a man I can’t have.
A man I desperately want—James Riviera.
We're treading a fine line as we live the ultimate double life until we make a startling discovery that tests both our loyalties.
I only had to follow the rules, but rules are meant to be broken.



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A competitive athlete for over ten years, Lucia Franco currently resides in sunny South Florida with her husband and two boys. Paranormal romance was her first love, but she has a soft spot in her heart for small-town and reunion romance stories.

When Lucia is not hard at work on her next novel, you can find her relaxing with her toes in the sand at a nearby beach.


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Saturday, July 27, 2019

Release Blitz! This For That By Bella Jewel



What would you do, for revenge?

Dear Diary,
Oh, who am I kidding?

Dear Life, 
You’re cruel. You’re heartless. You’re sick. You’re really damned twisted.
Do you know that?
Nope…
Still doesn’t cut it. 

Dear Fate…yeah, that’s the one.

Dear Fate, 
What the actual hell?
What exactly did I do to deserve the life you paved for me?
Did I bother you so?
Was I awful?
Did I not pray enough?
You took my life into your hands, fate, and you twisted it. 
You turned it into a broken mess, and you made it ugly. 
You made me ugly. 
A life for a life. 
An eye for an eye.
That’s how it goes, right? 
Her life. Now mine. 
Someone is coming for me, but you already know that, don’t you fate?
Did you plan it?
Did you even try to tell them it wasn’t my fault?
That it was an accident? 
That I didn’t mean for it to happen? 
Or is this part of your sick and twisted plan?
I have one last question, fate, before you go…
Have you got a hero for me?
Because I’m going to need one.


Bella Jewel for a long time now has always been a must read, never hesitate author for this book whore and I do not see that changing any time soon in the future. This For That is her latest release and I loved it just like I have loved her other books. This or that was the perfect balance of suspense, angst, drama and so much more. I refuse to spoil it, and while I want to tell everything that happens and what I hope to happen in the next book, I can’t do that to you nor the author. If you are looking for a suspenseful romance, then This For That is the one you will want to pick up and check out.






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Bella Jewel is a self published, USA Today bestselling author. She’s been publishing since 2013. Her first release was a contemporary romance, Hell’s Knights which topped the charts upon release. Since that time, she has published over five novels, gaining a bestseller status on numerous platforms. She lives in North Queensland and is currently studying editing and proofreading to further expand her career. Bella has been writing since she was just shy of fifteen years old. In Summer 2013 she was offered an ebook deal through Montlake Romance for her bestselling modern day pirate series, Enslaved By The Ocean. She plans to expand her writing career, planning many new releases for the future.


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