ARC REVIEW — 100% Real: 100 Insanely Good Recipes for Clean Food Made Fresh By Sam Talbot

April 1, 2017 Eve1972 0

Title: 100% Real: 100 Insanely Good Recipes for Clean Food Made Fresh Author: Sam Talbot Genre: Cooking, Cookbooks Publisher: Oxmoor General Release Date: April 4, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 256 Source: NetGalley Celebrated chef and healthy-living expert Sam Talbot shows us how to make wildly delicious, nourishing food—using healthy, wholesome ingredients.Bursting with 100 whole-food recipes and down-to-earth advice about clean eating, this cookbook proves that eating 100% real food is an enjoyable choice you can make every day. Chef Sam Talbot’s nourishing dishes are overflowing with natural flavor and free of processed ingredients, questionable additives, sweeteners, or preservatives.Packed with vibrant ….

ARC REVIEW — Pressed to Death (A Perfectly Proper Paranormal Museum Mystery, #2) By Kirsten Weiss

March 5, 2017 Eve1972 0

Title: Pressed to Death Series: A Perfectly Proper Paranormal Museum Mystery, #2 Author: Kirsten Weiss Genre: Cozy Mystery, Mystery Publisher: Midnight Ink Release Date: March 8, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 338 Source: NetGalley Perfectly pressed. Perfectly proper. Perfectly deadly.  Paranormal museum owner Maddie Kosloski thinks she has the perfect paranormal exhibit for the harvest festival—a haunted grape press. But before she can open the exhibit, she’s accused of stealing the antique press. And when her accuser is found murdered, all eyes turn to Maddie. Solving the crime is the last thing on Maddie’s mind, but her mother insists she investigate. ….

ARC REVIEW — Journal Sparks: Fire Up Your Creativity with Spontaneous Art, Wild Writing, and Inventive Thinking by Emily K. Neuburger

February 12, 2017 Eve1972 0

Title: Journal Sparks: Fire Up Your Creativity with Spontaneous Art, Wild Writing, and Inventive Thinking Author: Emily K. Neuburger Genre: Non Fiction, Art Publisher: Storey Publishing, LLC Release Date: April 18, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 164 Source: NetGalley Using words, drawing, collage, and observation-based list-making, award-winning author Emily K. Neuburger highlights the many paths into journaling. Her 60 interactive writing prompts and art how-tos help you to expand your imagination and stimulate your creativity. Every spread invites a new approach to filling a page, from making a visual map of a day-in-my-life to turning random splotches into quirky characters for ….

ARC REVIEW — Candy Is Magic: Real Ingredients, Modern Recipes by Jami Curl

February 12, 2017 Eve1972 0

Title: Candy Is Magic: Real Ingredients, Modern Recipes Author: Jami Curl Genre: Cooking, Cookbooks Publisher: Ten Speed Press Release Date: April 18, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 312 Source: NetGalley This game-changing candy cookbook from the owner of Quin, a popular Portland-based candy company, offers more than 200 achievable recipes using real, natural ingredients for everything from flavor-packed fruit lollipops to light-as-air marshmallows. Chai Tea Lollipops, Honey and Sea Salt Marshmallows, Chocolate Pretzel Caramels, Cherry Cola Gumdrops—this is not your average candy, or your average candy book. Candy-maker extraordinaire Jami Curl breaks down candy making into its most precise and foolproof steps. No guess ….

ARC REVIEW — Roman (Cold Fury Hockey, #7) by Sawyer Bennett

February 12, 2017 Eve1972 0

Title: Roman Series: Cold Fury Hockey, #7 Author: Sawyer Bennett Genre: Romance, Contemporary, Sports Publisher: Loveswept Release Date: February 21, 2017 Format: ebook Source: NetGalley New York Times bestselling author Sawyer Bennett steams up the ice all over again as the Carolina Cold Fury hockey team’s hottest bad boy gets his first taste of something good. In a league full of troublemakers, Cold Fury defenseman Roman Sýkora stands out—at least when it comes to negative publicity. When he’s not chilling in the penalty box, the sizzling Czech skate demon is racking up tabloid headlines for his scandalous behavior with the ….

ARC REVIEW — Sweet Victory (Fighting for Love, #4) by Gina L. Maxwell

February 11, 2017 Eve1972 0

Title: Sweet Victory Series: Fighting for Love, #4 Author: Gina L. Maxwell Genre: Romance, Contemporary Publisher: Entangled: Brazen Release Date: February 27th 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 251 Source: NetGalley Confident but distrustful Sophie Caldwell needs help if she’s going to save her family business. Her grandma left one rule for Sophie to maintain ownership from her uncle before she’s thirty: get married. But how does she get her uncle off her ass when she’s only twenty-seven and hasn’t had a boyfriend in years? Lean, cut, British-born MMA fighter Xander James has never lost a fight, and he’s not about to ….

ARC REVIEW — Guarding Mr. Fine (Tough Love #3) by HelenKay Dimon

February 2, 2017 Eve1972 2

Title: Guarding Mr. Fine Series: Tough Love #3 Author: HelenKay Dimon Genre: Romance, Contemporary, M/M, Romantic Suspense Publisher: Loveswept Release Date: February 14, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 235 Source: NetGalley In this steamy novel of seduction and international intrigue, two brave men are stripped of their defenses—and exposed to dangers and desires that simmer below the surface.   As an agent with the CIA’s special activities division, Seth Lang lives for risk—and yet he’s stuck playing bodyguard to the U.S. consul general in Munich. Although Seth’s last assignment nearly killed him, babysitting some desk jockey in a suit sounds way ….

ARC REVIEW — Blue on Blue: An Insider’s Story of Good Cops Catching Bad Cops By Charles Campisi

February 1, 2017 Eve1972 0

Title: Blue on Blue Author: Charles Campisi Genre: Biography & Autobiography Publisher: Scribner Release Date: February 7, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 368 Source: NetGalley One of the most authentic and consistently illuminating portraits of police work ever, Blue on Blue describes the fascinating inner workings of the world’s largest police force and Chief Charles Campisi’s unprecedented two decades putting bad cops behind bars. From 1996 through 2014 Charles Campisi headed NYPD’s Internal Affairs Bureau, working under four police commissioners and gaining a reputation as hard-nosed and incorruptible. When he retired, only one man on the 36,000-member force had served longer. ….

ARC REVIEW — A Shot with You by Teri Anne Stanley

December 28, 2016 Eve1972 0

Title: A Shot with You Series: Bourbon Brothers Author: Teri Anne Stanley Genre: Romance, Contemporary Publisher: Entangled: Lovestruck Release Date: January 9, 2017 Format: Ebook Pages: 186 Source: NetGalley ARC Bourbon is in Brandon Morgan’s blood. His family owns the best bourbon brand in the country—or it will be with his marketing genius. And after meeting the fiery daughter of a tequila distillery owner, he’s never been more sure. His barrels, her tequila. It’s a match made in heaven. But only if he can keep his hands off the owner’s daughter…and his secrets to himself. Lesa Ruiz will do anything ….

ARC REVIEW — Bell, Book & Candlemas (A Wiccan Wheel Mystery #2) by Jennifer David Hesse

December 17, 2016 Eve1972 0

Title: Bell, Book & Candlemas Series: A Wiccan Wheel Mystery #2 Author: Jennifer David Hesse Genre: Cozy Mystery, Mystery, Fiction Publisher: Kensington Release Date: December 27, 2016 Format: Ebook Pages: 352 Source: NetGalley ARC A new year has barely begun and Edindale, Illinois, family law attorney Keli Milanni already has her hands full at work. But her private practice as a Wiccan may cause her worlds to collide The Wiccan holiday of Candlemas is right around the corner, but when vandals target New Age gift shop Moonstone Treasures, the mood is far from festive. Frightening threats and accusations of witchcraft ….

ARC REVIEW — Wound Tight (Made in Jersey, #4) by Tessa Bailey

November 24, 2016 Eve1972 0

Title: Wound Tight Series: Made in Jersey, #4 Author: Tessa Bailey Genre: Romance, Erotica Publisher: Entangled: Brazen Release Date: December 5, 2016 Format: Ebook Source: NetGalley ARC A sexy new M/M romance from New York Times Bestselling author Tessa Bailey When CEO Renner Bastion walks into a room, everyone keeps their distance. Well, everyone but the sarcastic, tattooed, Boston-bred security guard whose presence has kept Renner in New Jersey longer than intended. As if the unwanted attraction isn’t unsettling enough, Renner finds out his protector isn’t as unavailable as originally thought. Milo Bautista just came out to his wealthy, ultra-confident ….

ARC REVIEW — Frostbitten by Charlotte Stein

November 18, 2016 Eve1972 0

Title: Frostbitten Series: 2016 Holiday Charity Bundle Author: Charlotte Stein Genre: Romance, Erotica, Paranormal Publisher: Riptide Release Date: Nov 28, 2016 Format: Ebook Pages: 110 Source: NetGalley ARC Shy nurse Cora both dreads and lives for the moments she sees Zeke, an orderly at the hospital where she works. Zeke is too handsome, too compelling, too much, and seems totally unaware of Cora. But before she can bring herself to his attention, an explosion rips through the hospital Christmas party. Zeke has noticed Cora—in fact, he’s so irresistibly drawn to her that he saves her from the explosion by turning ….

ARC REVIEW — The Christmas Tree By Allyson Charles

November 14, 2016 Eve1972 2

Title: The Christmas Tree Series: Pineville Author: Allyson Charles Genre: Romance, Holiday, Contemporary Publisher: Lyrical Shine Release Date: November 22, 2016 Format: Ebook Pages: 234 Source: NetGalley ARC DECORATING WITH THE GRINCH   It was one little fender bender. Sadie was only in picturesque Pineville, Michigan, for a day, trying to handle the ramshackle house her grandmother left her and juggle the sale of her failing design business at the same time. Her debtors don’t care that it’s almost Christmas. But then neither does the big bad contractor whose truck got squashed.   Colt McCoy might be the least festive ….

ARC REVIEW — Tempted By a Touch (An Unlikely Hero #2) by Kris Rafferty

November 4, 2016 Eve1972 0

Title: Tempted By a Touch Series: An Unlikely Hero #2 Author: Kris Rafferty Genre: Romance, Romantic Suspense Publisher: Entangled Publishing Release Date: October 24th 2016 Format: Ebook Pages: 211 Source: NetGalley ARC People keep dying around Harper MacLain. Try as she might, she can’t stop bad things from happening to those she loves. When her closely guarded secret lands her in the middle of her ex-boyfriend’s investigation, she’s in over her head. She hates that Detective Lucas Sullivan is in her life again, tempting her to fall back into bad habits…and his bed. When Harper left him, Lucas tried not ….

ARC REVIEW — Dark Corners (True Heroes #3) by A.M. Madden

November 1, 2016 Eve1972 0

Title: Dark Corners Series: A True Heroes Author: A. M. Madden Genre: Romance, Contemporary, Romantic Suspense Publisher: Loveswept Release Date: November 8, 2016 Format: Ebook Pages: 325 Source: NetGalley ARC A real hero can protect and serve, but a true hero knows how to love. Love is war when shadows play games with the heart. In this thrilling romance from the USA Today bestselling author of Stone Walls and Glass Ceilings, a decorated veteran facing the darkest battlefield finds a guiding light to trust and tenderness. David Cavello is no longer in uniform, but the memories of combat still haunt ….

ARC REVIEW — Unnatural Deeds by Cyn Balog

October 23, 2016 Eve1972 0

Title: Unnatural Deeds Author: Cyn Balog Genre: Fiction, Young Adult, Mystery Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire Release Date: November 1, 2016 Format: Ebook Pages: 288 Source: NetGalley ARC Secrets. Obsession. Murder. Victoria is about to discover just how dangerous it can be to lose yourself. Victoria Zell doesn’t fit in, but she’s okay with that. All she needs is the company of her equally oddball boyfriend, Andrew. She doesn’t care what anyone else thinks…until magnetic, charming, mysterious Z comes into her life, and she starts lying to everyone she knows in an effort to unravel his secrets. And then something terrible happens. ….

ARC REVIEW — Pull Me Close (Panic #1) by Sidney Halston

October 20, 2016 Eve1972 2

Title: Pull Me Close Series: PANIC 1 Author: Sidney Halston Genre: Romance, Contemporary Publisher: Loveswept Release Date: October 25, 2016 Format: Ebook Pages: 247 Source: NetGalley ARC Welcome to Panic, a sultry Miami nightclub where bodies and hearts move to a beat that doesn’t stop at sunrise—the setting for “a magnificent story full of deep emotion” (Sawyer Bennett). Katherine: I thought I could enjoy a night out like a normal person. I thought I could handle the flashing lights, the pulsing music, the crowded dance floor. I couldn’t have been more wrong. After having an anxiety attack and passing out ….

ARC REVIEW — Candy Cane Christmas by Laura Trentham

October 18, 2016 Eve1972 0

Title: Candy Cane Christmas Series: Cottonbloom Author: Laura Trentham Genre: Romance, Holiday, Contemporary Publisher: Swerve Release Date: October 25th 2016 Format: Ebook Pages: 67 Source: NetGalley ARC A very Cottonbloom Christmas! Jeremy Whitehurst has tried to leave his bad-boy behavior and tarnished image behind in Alabama for a fresh start in Cottonbloom, Louisiana. Unfortunately, trouble has dogged him across state lines. Stepping up and protecting a young woman from her abusive boyfriend earned him a beat-down and got him fired. Although the thanks in the girl’s dark eyes made it all worth it, he recognizes she’s just a different kind ….

ARC REVIEW — Food Anatomy: The Curious Parts & Pieces of Our Edible World by Julia Rothman, Rachel Wharton

October 16, 2016 Eve1972 0

Title: Food Anatomy: The Curious Parts & Pieces of Our Edible World Author: Julia Rothman, Rachel Wharton Genre: Food, Non Fiction, Cooking Publisher: Storey Publishing, LLC Release Date: October 1, 2016 Format: Ebook Pages: 224 Source: NetGalley ARC Best-selling author and noted illustrator of Nature Anatomy, Julia Rothman takes her pen into the kitchen with this charming, illustrated guide to all things edible around the globe. She focuses her curious eye on the origins, types, tools, traditions, and techniques behind the most popular foods and preparations, from breads to fish to spices and desserts. This was a super interesting little ….

ARC REVIEW — Big Package by Opal Carew

October 16, 2016 Eve1972 0

Title: Big Package Author: Opal Carew Genre: Romance, Holiday, Erotica Publisher: Swerve Release Date: October 25th 2016 Format: Ebook Pages: 131 Source: NetGalley ARC Baby it’s cold outside…but things are about to heat up. I missed the last bus to my sister’s for Christmas, and now I’m stranded in a bus station—in the middle of a blizzard—with a giant package covered in naughty wrapping paper. Then he shows up: Kalen Welles, the football star from my high school fantasies—and offers me a ride. Just when the car is getting cozy, the roads get shut down due to snow. Luckily there’s ….

The Mystery of Spring-Heeled Jack: From Victorian Legend to Steampunk Hero by John Matthews

October 15, 2016 Eve1972 0

Title: The Mystery of Spring-Heeled Jack: From Victorian Legend to Steampunk Hero Author: John Matthews Genre: Non Fiction Publisher: Destiny Books Release Date: October 21, 2016 Format: ebook Pages: 360 Source: Amazon An extensive investigation of the origins and numerous sightings of the mysterious and terrifying figure known as Spring-Heeled Jack…  • Shares original 19th-century newspaper accounts of Spring-Heeled Jack encounters as well as 20th and 21st-century reports • Explains his connections to Jack the Ripper and the Slender Man • Explores his origins in earlier mythical beings from folklore, his Steampunk popularity, and the theory that he may be ….