Friday, 19 January 2018

♕ REVIEW ♕ ARC ♕ BURIED LIES BY T.L. SMITH

TITLE: Buried Lies
AUTHOR: T.L. Smith
GENRE: Suspense | Romance
PUBLICATION: January 23rd, 2018
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A suspenseful, dark, raw, gritty read which had me devouring the pages like a blood thirsty vampire seeking blood. 

BURIED IN LIES: Is a full length standalone dark novel by T.L. Smith. In two parts, flits from past to present effortlessly. 

This isn’t a fairy tale with fluffy cats and farting unicorns sprinkling glitter onto the pages, because nothing and I mean nothing can really prepare you for this book, yes it’s dark, it’s gritty and pretty much as fucked up as one can get, it’s gory and many times I’d be sitting there wondering what the hell I was reading but by that stage the author had gotten her claws into me and I was hooked.

So onto the story we go though I’m not going to write this review up how I would normally because you NEED to go into this book BLIND. 

This surrounds three characters: Jaya (Mouse), Syler Hunter (Wolf) and his sister Toska.

Run little Mouse 

All three broken beyond repair, dark black souls that call to each other in their own way. One more broken than the other.

Syler has many layers, a brilliant computer hacker a man who welds a machete who doesn’t like to be touched. He will do anything for his sister, he’ll not only protect her but maybe just maybe he might even kill for her. 

She’s a bad apple, and he’s a puppet that she controls 

Toska likes to play and by playing that involves blood, lots and lots of blood.

Jaya the daughter of a CSI agent, she’s just as broken as the two siblings, losing a mother to a tragic event left her just as damaged as them. 

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This book was cray cray CRAZY I feel like I've had a trip on a looney train do not pass go straight to the looney bin for you, this book drained the crap out of me, if there is a way to get whiplash sitting on a couch reading a book then I have that symptom. I should've known what this author was capable of before I went in but nothing could prepare me for what I encountered within the pages. Such a cuckoo unique un-put-downable read!!

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* Teasers used in my review are off the authors facebook page *

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♕ RELEASE BLITZ ♕ MIDNIGHT BLUE BY L.J. SHEN

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TITLE: Midnight Blue
AUTHOR: L.J. Shen
GENRE: Contemporary Romance
PUBLICATION: January 21st, 2018


It should have been easy.
I needed the money. He needed a babysitter to keep him from snorting himself to death.
I was cherry-picked especially for him. Responsible. Optimistic. Warm. Innocent.
The worst part is that I should have known better.
Alex Winslow. British rock star. Serial heartbreaker. Casanova with whiskey eyes.
“Don’t get near the devil in a leather jacket. He’ll chew you up and spit you out.”
Sounds familiar? That’s because it was a headline in a tabloid the second time he got arrested.
Guess what? I didn’t listen.
I signed the contract.

World tour. Three months. Four Continents. One hundred shows.
My name is Indigo Bellamy, and I sold my soul to a tattooed god.
Problem was, my soul wasn’t enough for Alex Winslow. He ended up taking my body, too.
Then he took my heart.
Then he took my all.


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L.J. Shen is an International #1 best-selling author of Contemporary Romance and New Adult novels. She lives in Northern California with her husband, young son and chubby cat. Before she’d settled down, L.J. (who thinks referring to herself in the third person is really silly, by the way) traveled the world, and collected friends from all across the globe. Friends who’d be happy to report that she is a rubbish companion, always forgets peoples’ birthdays and never sends Christmas cards. She enjoys the simple things in life, like spending time with her family and friends, reading, HBO, Netflix and internet-stalking Stephen James. She reads between three to five books a week and firmly believes Crocs shoes and mullets should be outlawed.
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Wednesday, 17 January 2018

♕ REVIEW ♕ ARC ♕ MIDNIGHT BLUE BY L.J. SHEN

TITLE: Midnight Blue
AUTHOR: L.J. Shen
GENRE: Contemporary Romance
PUBLICATION: January 21st, 2018
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Once upon a time, a mere mortal fell in love with a rock god. 

MIDNIGHT BLUE: is a standalone romance novel by L.J. Shen. Spoken in ‘Dual Perspectives’. In this we meet 'Alex Winslow' & 'Indigo Bellamy'.

Knowing that L.J. Shen was bringing us a rocker book all us stalker whores jumped on the band wagon and did what we’re not shameless to admit we begged on crawled knees to get our grubby little hands on this, this was one of my most highly anticipated January reads. 

In the ‘Prologue’ we read that twenty-seven year old British rockstar Alex Winslow (the twelve time Grammy award winner) had gone off the rails yet again with another one of his famous meltdowns, busted for DUI and possession of drugs has him spending a stint in jail then rehab which had his agent going into a tailspin and hiring another nanny to keep him in line. 

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Six Months Later

This is where twenty-one year old Indigo (aka Indi) comes into the story, she's hired to shadow his every step to make sure he doesn't go off the wagon again. Indigo has the world on her shoulders, both her and her brother were dealt a rough hand when they were orphaned at such a young age when both parents were ripped out of their lives tragically. She's living with her brother and his young family in cramped, run down quarters with a brother going down a slippery slope of alcoholism. So when the perfect job literally lands in her lap who is she to turn it down. It could change their lives forever. Three months on the road with a rock god. 

Three hundred thousand dollars, three months, all my financial problems-gone 

Alex doesn't make life easy for Indi, he wants her gone. He's rude, he's arrogant, but oh so slowly Indi breaks down his walls and crawls under his skin. 

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Disgusting. Gorgeous. Rude. Sexy. Screwed-up. Witty. Broody. Unbearable. Trouble. Trouble. Alex Winslow was all those things and more. 

What I loved the most about Indi's character was her realness, she was sweet but tough, she gave as good as she got, she was just like you or I, her one passion was making her own clothing, and she never worshipped the ground Alex walked on which endeared me to her so much. 

" You're like a piece of delicious toffee in a thin wrapper. It's tedious work to peel your layers off, but whatever's waiting for me inside is too sweet to pass. I'm about to smash those walls of yours to dust. It will take you years building them back. 

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I’m in the minority when it comes to this book, it’s that clique it’s not the book or the author it’s me saying and this rings more true when it came to reading this book than ever before because I’m sitting amongst a wide sea of 5 star ratings, before I noticed that there were other genres out there other than rocker, rock star books were all I read, I loved the bad boy persona, the drugs, the booze, the endless out of control parties, the sex, the cheating, all things taboo I associated with our bad boy rock stars. 
So jumping into ‘Midnight Blue’ that’s what I had high hopes of reading take away the full out rocker expectation and instead I’m left with a sizzling sweet romance that brought all the tingles and feels and this was definitely delivered in bucket fulls. 
A few chapters away from the end and that’s where it came into its own for me, that whole rocker experience I was waiting for certainly came.


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♕ RELEASE BOOST ♕ EXCEPTION BY MARIAH DIETZ


TITLE: Exception
AUTHOR: Mariah Dietz
GENRE: Contemporary Romance
PUBLICATION: January 9, 2018



He’s arrogant.
Loud.
Rude.
And to make matters worse, he looks good doing it—too good.
               
Joey DeLuca should have been nothing but a maddening memory, a blip on my radar during my three month sabbatical in my small hometown while I get back on my feet.

My time back home was supposed to be simple. Easy. Fast.

But he’s everywhere I go, invading my thoughts, and stealing my attention.

Is it possible to hate the same person I can’t get enough of?

Is there really an exception to every rule?





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Mariah Dietz lives with her husband and two sons, who are the axis of her crazy and wonderful world in North Carolina.


Mariah grew up in a tiny town outside of Portland, Oregon, where she spent most of her time immersed in the pages of books that she both read and created.


She has a love for all things that include her family, good coffee, books, traveling, and dark chocolate. She’s also obsessed with Christmas ornaments and all things Disney.

♕ BLOG TOUR | REVIEW | GIVEAWAY ♕ MY TORIN BY K. WEBSTER


TITLE: Torin
AUTHOR: K. Webster
GENRE:  Contemporary 
PUBLICATION: January 09th, 2018
I’m a freak, a misfit, an odd end. Abandoned and unloved. But my happiness is so close I can taste it. Until he shows up. Gorgeous, expensive, and all man. Sad brown eyes and a brilliant smile. And he wants me to go with him. His intentions are hidden. His motives are unclear. Yet, I leave with him because there’s no happiness here. What he promises feels too good to be true… A castle. A fortune. And horses too. It’s too easy. Nothing in my life has ever been easy.  What’s the catch? There’s always a catch.



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 K Webster is the author of dozens romance books in many different genres including contemporary romance, historical romance, paranormal romance, and erotic romance. When not spending time with her husband of twelve years and two adorable children, she’s active on social media connecting with her readers. Her other passions besides writing include reading and graphic design. K can always be found in front of her computer chasing her next idea and taking action. She looks forward to the day when she will see one of her titles on the big screen.



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