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Saturday, August 30, 2014

Her Perfect Game By Shannyn Schroeder

Hey everyone, I have an awesome book to tell you about. If you have an interest in internet games this is the book for you!

Her Perfect Game by Shannyn Schroeder

Charlie Castle decides to go to a convention instead of meeting up with her best friends for spring break. With her big secret of dropping out of school looming over her head she needs the prize money to settle her for awhile and hopes for the chance to get her foot in the door to a career.

Charlie Castle is an intelligent, skilled, driven and a plot your own course kind of woman. When she unexpectedly runs into the ex who abandoned her years ago things oddly fall back into a comfortable rhythm.

Jonah Best is the ex who broke Charlie's heart years ago. However, he has never gotten over her. Will he ever be able to make things right after all this time or will she be the one to abandon him?

I REALLY LOVED THIS BOOK! This book was a VERY FUN page turner! I did not want the story to end! I really enjoy this authors work! (said to be released October 27, 2014)


Best Wishes Always,

Wicked Woman

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Right Kind Of Wrong By Chelsea Fine

Hey everyone, Have you ever had something wrong feel so right? That is what the following book is about.

Right Kind Of Wrong by Chelsea Fine

Jenna Lacombe receives a call while unpacking in her Arizona State University dorm. Her mother states that Jenna's grandmother is not doing well and  that she is needed at home in New Orleans, Louisiana. However, Jenna is well aware of how her grandmother cries wolf and does not believe the story but agrees to come visit her family.

Jack Oliver has family matters of his own to deal with in Little Vail, Louisiana.When Jack learns of Jeanna's plans of driving to her hometown he insists that he ride with her. Now, Jack just has to talk her into it.

Jenna is a control, take charge kind of woman with a life plan all mapped out in her head. However, her future plans do not include love in any part of the equation.

Jack is different than any guy she has come across. Even him so much as saying her name makes her feel things she does not want to feel. Once Jenna learns ALL about Jack will she remain and conquer or cut the ties that bind?

I LOVED THIS BOOK! It has everything wrapped into a cozy burrito, love, family loyalty, laughter, and action. (said to be released September 2, 2014)


Best Wishes Always,

Wicked Woman

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Three Nights With A Rock Star By Amber Lin & Shari Slade

Hey everyone, I have a HOT and EXTREMELY FIERCE book to share with you today! I know I have put warning on a few of my post previously. However, do the content and subject matter I feel I must warn you again that this book is for ADULTS ONLY. Also, to enjoy this book at all you MUST have an open mind.

Three Nights With A Rock Star by Amber Lin/Shari Slade

Hailey recently found out that her little sister Chloe is pregnant. However, Chloe is adamant about not revealing who the father is. Hailey feeling a sense of responsibility for her sister is on a mission to find out who the father is and talk sense into him.

She comes across Lock the main man in charge, pleads her case and asks if she can act as a groupie for three days to ask questions and confront the expecting father.

Lock agrees but only if she signs a contact agreeing to his terms of having control over her. A lot can happen in a small amount of time. How quickly can a person change?

I really enjoyed this book! It was a crazy out of control wild ride for the mind. It also showed how deep family loyalty can run while also finding the inner freak inside.


Best Wishes Always,

Wicked Woman

Saturday, August 23, 2014

The Summer Of Jake By Rachel Bailey

Hey everyone, I am back to share another heartwarming tale with you!

 The Summer of Jake by Rachel Bailey

Annalise Farley is recently out of work but has always had a talent for designing. One day she receives a phone call from her best friends brother, Jake Maxwell. Jake asks Annalise to meet him for coffee to ask a favor of her in person. Stunned that Jake Maxwell, her teenage crush would be calling her she agrees.

Jake Maxwell is a pro surfer turned business man but he is still the same Jake Annalise has always known. He walked in with his shaggy hair, and dark eyes wearing a T-shirt and faded jeans.  Annalise felt attracted to him just as much now if not more so.

Annalise was shocked to find out that the favor he wanted to ask of her was for her to help make him more sophisticated to catch the interest of Scarlett. In returned for her help he agreed to pay her a consultant's fee and agree to take on two designs in his store.

A little hesitant at first he agreed to the terms. However, Annalise soon realizes the feelings she had long ago are still there but is determined to keep them in check, help him get the girl and she gets her foot in the door for a promising career. Easy right? Nothing is ever that easy when it comes to love.

I really enjoyed this book! A fun beach read for the summer or to enjoy on a beautiful day under a big shady tree.


Best Wishes Always,

Wicked Woman

Friday, August 22, 2014

A Seductive Melody By Crista McHugh

Hello everyone! I hope your summer has been enjoyable! I have a touching love story that speaks of a struggle for some people to overcome to tell you about.

A Seductive Melody by Crista McHugh

Ethan Kelly is a musician who lost his band mate and best friend Tyler Bransford, to a heroin overdose. Losing Tyler was a fierce wake up call to get clean. While attending a Narcotics Anonymous meeting he notices a beautiful woman trying to line him up.

Becca Shore is former addict who has been clean for several years. She not only understands the struggles of recovery from heroin, she also understands his desire to remain in hiding from the public eye. So, when asked to be his temporary sponsor until he finds his own she agrees.

Neither Ethan nor Becca are given information about each others  high profile status. What started out as Becca helping Ethan, turns into them being each others rock in more ways than one.

I LOVED this book! The story line was the perfect blend of passion and realism. (said to be released September 15, 2014) Crista McHugh is one of my newly found favorite authors!


Best Wishes Always,

Wicked Woman


Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Worth The Fall By Claudia Connor

Hey everyone, I love military books as much as the next! I do not know about you guys but when I think of military reads the word action comes to mind. I was pleasantly surprised this book was different.

Worth The Fall by Claudia Connor

Matt McKinney was suckered in by his cousin Rob to give him a ride to the beach. Tired of the normal beach bunny crowd and feeling rather annoyed Matt decided to go for a walk. Little did he know a walk to the shore and a little boys football would change so much.

Matt McKinney was a thirty four year old active duty Navy Seal who was on his last week of mandatory medical leave. When a little boy who was not very good at catch was frustrated Matt tried to encourage him to keep practicing. After finding out the boys father had passed he agreed to toss the ball around. After a short time had passed the boys mother came to tell him to go play with his sister.

Abby Davis was a mother of four soon to be five. She had planned to give her children a memorable vacation. Even though, her friend pulled out. What she had not planned on was meeting a sexy persistent gentleman who was not only interested in her but had a soft spot for her children.

Matt has guilt issues over the loss of a friend. Abby is afraid to let anyone get close after enduring a tragic past. Will their time together end at the beach or is this the beginning of a new path on uncharted territory?

I really liked this book! It has heart and all the feels! (said to be released September 9, 2014)


Best Wishes Always,

Wicked Woman

Friday, August 15, 2014

Upside Down By Lia Riley

Hey everyone, our book adventure today takes us to the land down under!

Upside Down by Lia Riley

After the death of Talia's sister Pippa, Talia's world is torn apart. Her mom and dad are no longer together, her academics have suffered and her O.C.D. has gotten worse. Her mother has funded her a five month trip to Australia.

While on her trip Talia comes to the rescue of a guy in a koala bear suit. The guy in the koala bear suit and a business man get into a heated discussion gone too far. However, no good deed goes unpunished when he ends up being rude to her.

Talia heads to the bar to meet up with a local by the name of Jazza. Jazza introduces her to Bran. She is shocked to learn he is the guy in the koala bear suit.

Bran has had hardships of his own in the past that have caused him to go from girl to girl to try and numb his pain However, Talia's is different from anyone he has known.

When Bran notices her flaws that no one else seems to notice he calls her out on it.She is intrigued and drawn to him.

After all the cards are out on the table, are these two meant to be?

I really enjoyed this book! The characters were realistic and the book held my interest from beginning to end.


Best Wishes Always,

Wicked Woman

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

The Girl He Knows By Kristi Rose

Hey Everyone! If you love laugh out loud romantic reads this next book is perfect for you!

The Girl He Knows by Kristi Rose

Paisley wakes up in the bed same bad with Hank.

Hank is her best friend Gigi's brother. They wake up to the sounds of Hank's mother advising Hank to wake. Paisley becomes frantic and decides to sneak out the window. Hank on the other hand does not see the big deal as their two family's are close.

Paisley is recently divorced and wants to test the waters. Hank wants more than just a one night stand. He suggests a no strings attached arrangement. Reluctantly Paisley agrees.

Sometimes, when you whether the storm you come out a different person than you once were. If you are lucky good friends and loved ones will be there to see you come out on top. However, it does not mean you will not have to fight your own fears for what you want.

Once Paisley rediscovers herself will it be to late?

I really LOVED this book it was heartfelt and had me laughing constantly throughout! I could really relate to the crazy funny antics and words these characters shared. (said to be released August 18, 2014)


Best Wishes Always,

Wicked Woman

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Before He Was Gone By Becky Wicks

Hey everyone, I am back again with another fantastic read to tell you about!

Before He Was Gone by Becky Wicks

Alyssa applies to popular reality television program Deserted, shortly after her own reality comes crashing down. To her amazement she is one of the ten chosen to be sent to an abandoned island for the maximum of eight weeks. Where she will have to leave the comforts of home, face challenges, and work with others to win the game to invest in her future.

 Among the nine other selected contestants she meets Joshua.

Joshua is determined and strong willed but when he meets Alyssa, he soon realizes she may be the most dangerous one of them all to ruin his game plan of winning the prize money and having a future.

Alyssa knew there would be challenges to face However, some pieces you do not discover until the puzzle is almost done.

I LOVED this book! I could not put it down! I found myself picking sides, deciding friends or foes and wanting to cheer the characters on during each challenge. (said to be released August 25, 2014)


Best Wishes Always,

Wicked Woman

Saturday, August 9, 2014

Rock Addiction By Nalini Singh

Hello everyone, I am excited to tell you about Ms. Singh's pilot book in a brand new series! I am a long time fan of her Guild Hunter series! So, getting to read and review this book is truly an honor!

Rock Addiction by Nalini Singh

Molly Webster is a librarian who lives life with caution but the moment steamy rock star  Zachary Fox asks her for a ride, her life changes tempo. She allows her desire to take over and indulge in a one night stand.

 Zachary Fox felt more than a sexual connection to her. However, Fox senses  he will need to slowly warm her up to the idea of a relationship or she will run for the hills.

Molly is surprised to see Fox at her door. After all, this is not how one night stands work. He suggests a one month extension of their arrangement. 

Will the two walk away from each other after one month of passion, good times and shared stories or will he be able to convince her history does not always repeat itself? 

I LOVED THIS BOOK!!! Singh NEVER disappoints!!!!! (Said to be released September 9, 2014)


Best Wishes Always,

Wicked Woman

Monday, August 4, 2014

Zac & Mia By A.J. Betts

Hey everyone, grab a box of tissues for this upcoming heartfelt story as you enjoy the roller coaster ride of emotions.

Zac & Mia by A.J Betts

Zac & Mia meet each other in side by side hospital rooms of the oncology ward. Mia makes a booming first impression which starts the Morse code sequence of knocks and taps.

Zac is a kind hearted family oriented young man who is recovering from a bone marrow transplant procedure and feeling the effects of "cabin fever."

Mia is an angry at the world self conscience young woman who is so fearful of losing the life that was, that she has a difficult time embracing the fact that she still has a life to live.

Together these teens help each other to find clarity and hope in a murky situation.

I really enjoyed the rawness of this story. This book was really well written. The characters drew me into their situations, feelings and struggles. (said to be released September 2, 2014)


Best Wishes Always,

Wicked Woman