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A Raunchy Period Tale, Intense Zombies, Steamy Stories for Women | Erotica Reviews

Mastering the Marquess

A quick, quality read for bondage fans; a well-paced period tale; a fast-paced dystopian tale with equally intense sex scenes; a fantastic collection of distinct voices and a beautifully wide array of identities, pairings, and fetishes

Sweterlitsch’s Debut of the Month, Jay Lake Obit, New Authors Nelson, Patel, & Schultz, & More | SF/Fantasy Reviews

Tomorrow and Tomorrow

The premise of Sweterlitsch’s debut novel is fascinating in its possibilities, emotionally rich story­telling is sure to win Hobb new fans, Schultz delivers a sterling urban fantasy debut with a great cast of characters

Rader-Day’s Debut of the Month, Lin’s Coming-of-Age Thriller, the Latest from Penny, Trow, plus Series Lineup, & More | Mystery Reviews

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Rader-Day captivates from page one with her psychologically attuned debut, Taiwan’s traditions play a major role in Lin’s category-defying thriller, Penny leaves series readers blinking back tears, Serafim’s plotting is methodical and traditional

E-Original Romances from Bell, Jackson, & McAllister, plus Two Debuts | Xpress Reviews

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A new adult debut from Bartel, a fantasy romance from Bell, passion and compassion in Connor’s first novel, military romance from Jackson, and McAllister’s caring cowboy behind the tough exterior

E-Originals from Bray-Weber, Bright, Cole & Co., Denker, & Leonard | Xpress Reviews

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Bray-Weber mixes pirates and sex; Bright cooks up flirtation, friction, and food; a quartet of love stories about the American Revolution; small-town complications from Denker; a clash of heroes and heroines in Leonard’s new series

E-Originals from Heath, Holt, Burn, Schroeder, & Sherwood | Xpress Reviews

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Cowboy complications from Heath and Holt, a galactic alliance from Burn, crime-stopping and family woes from Schroeder, and Sherwood’s damaged leads find love

Books for the Masses | Editors’ Picks BEA 2014

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LJ‘s review editors braved the crowds at BookExpo America to find this fall’s most intriguing and memorable reads.

E-Originals from Barber, Cornwall, Rader, & Velden | Xpress Reviews

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A loving ménage a trois, a thoroughly enjoyable Regency, a fun and epic fantasy romance, and a sweet but slow-to-develop transcontinental romance

E-Originals from Ashe, Auclair, Parr, and a Pair of Paranormals | Xpress Reviews

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A fairy helps a workaholic find love, a divorced couple reconsider their relationship, childhood pals finally face their feelings, and a debut paranormal series features suspense and high-octane vampire sex

Sustaining Suspense: High-octane CF Thrillers

Firewall

Complex characters and a tense plot make Seagrass Pier a thrilling tale of romantic suspense, Mills skillfully builds a menacing overall tone, Wiehl and Henry deliver a totally engrossing fast-paced detective series

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