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Release Day Review! DON’T SPEAK by Katy Regnery (Modern Fairytale #5)

 Title: Don’t Speak Series: Modern Fairytale #5 (Standalone) Author: Katy Regnery Genre: Contemporary Romance Release Date: February 27, 2017 Blurb: From New York Times bestseller Katy Regnery comes a new twist on a beloved fairytale. In this modern retelling of The Little Mermaid, a fisherman’s daughter from an Outer Banks island untouched by time, meets the son of the North Carolina governor at a fancy party she helps to cater.Laire, who wants more from life than her little island can offer, is swept away by wealthy, sophisticated Erik, who is, in turn, entranced by her naiveté and charm. The two…

New Release Review! FOOLING AROUND WITH CINDERELLA by Stacy Juba (Storybook Valley #1)

Make sure you check out the release day post here! Fooling Around With Cinderella by Stacy Juba Synopsis: What happens when the glass slippers pinch Cinderella’s toes? When Jaine Andersen proposes a new marketing role to the local amusement park, general manager Dylan Callahan charms her into filling Cinderella’s glass slippers for the summer. Her reign transforms Jaine’s ordinary life into chaos that would bewilder a fairy godmother. Secretly dating her bad boy boss, running wedding errands for her ungrateful sisters, and defending herself from the park’s resident villain means Jaine needs lots more than a comfy pair of shoes…

New Release Review! THE EARL’S NEW BRIDE by Frances Fowlkes (The Daughters of Amhurst #1)

Title: The Earl’s New Bride Author: Frances Fowlkes Publisher: Entangled Scandalous Genre: Historical Romance Format: Kindle England, 1819   The Earl of Amhurst has returned to his estate in search of a wife and, more importantly, an heir. Simon Devere isn’t interested in some comely, simpering creature. A beautiful woman only brings heartbreak and ruin, and Simon’s disfigured visage is proof enough of that. No, he wants a wife who is unattractive and undesirable—and the homelier, the better. But nothing about Lady Henrietta Beauchamp is homely. She is lovely and sweet…and struggles to mix with polite society when she would so…

New Release Review and Giveaway! BEAUTY AND THE WEREWOLF by Kristin Miller (San Francisco Wolf Pack #2)

  Beauty and the Beast–with a twist! Beauty and the Werewolf by Kristin Miller San Francisco Wolf Pack #2 Publication Date: August 2015 Genres: Paranormal, Romance Synopsis: Unmated werewolves don’t normally live past three hundred years old…and billionaire Jack MacGrath is cutting it close. Sure, he has almost everything—the respect of his peers, a mansion in San Francisco, a private jet, and fast cars. But without a mate, Jack’s in trouble. Then he sees her. Gorgeous, proud…and his enemy. Isabelle Connelly is good at hiding things from her father. Like her success as a painter, or the incredibly intense attraction…

New Release Review: THE UGLY STEPSISTER by Aya Ling

The Ugly Stepsister by Aya Ling Blurb: When Kat accidentally rips apart an old picture book, she’s magically transported into the world of Cinderella–as Katriona, one of the ugly stepsisters! Life turns upside down now that she’s a highborn lady and must learn how to survive the social season, including how to get through the door in a huge metal hoop skirt. To get back, she’ll have to complete the story, right to the end of happily ever after. But the odds are huge: the other stepsister is drop-dead gorgeous, the fairy godmother is nowhere to be found, and the…