The Wreckage Of Us was not only an escape, but a collection of moments and words that simply moved us. Hazel, a determined, selfless, and resilient heroine, stole our hearts. Faced with considerable struggles, she discovers compassion from the least likely person, Ian. As these two transcend from enemies, to best friends, then lovers, their hearts open to a deep unwavering love. Tackling heartbreaking challenges, kindness, support, and love simply make these two stronger.
Brittainy Cherry’s novels are more than just a tale, they are a thought provoking experience. Though there were many take-aways, for us, The Wreckage Of Us is a beautiful reminder of the importance of kindness and the impact it can have on another’s life.
- MarvelUsReads, September 16, 2020
Never in a million years did I think it would be Ian Parker who saved me...
I know I should stay away from Ian Parker.
But when my drug-dealing stepdad kicks me out, I have nowhere to go. Squatting in an abandoned shed on Ian’s grandpa’s farm seems like as good a plan as any.
Ian finds me there, of course, and he insists on me moving into his spare room. I should say no, but the appeal of a roof and a warm bed is too much. Not to mention Ian’s brown eyes and strong arms.
We’re nothing alike, but the spark between us is undeniable. My life is finally looking up.
Until I call the cops on my stepdad and unintentionally get my pregnant mom arrested.
Now I have to sacrifice my dreams to take care of my mom’s baby. She’s the only family I have left. Meanwhile, Ian’s band is taking off; his dreams are coming true.
Ian is my one chance at love. I just hope he doesn’t become the one chance that got away.
Published: September 8, 2020
Genre: Contemporary Romance
e-Book Length: 367 pages
A profoundly stirring read, Taylor Danae Colbert unequivocally stole our hearts in this heartbreakingly beautiful second chance love story, Back To Shore. Danae Colbert reflects reality, and seamlessly transported us into the emotionally provoking world of Meade Lake. Awe-struck as we travelled along this stunning journey, with such breathtaking characters. As time passes, we are still reeling over this book. If you are seeking an emotionally charged story, look no further, this book is a must read!
Years after tragically losing her brother, Mila still struggles with the loss. Recently divorced, she sets off on a journey in search of peace and forgiveness for the one man who ripped it all away, Ryder. However, reconnecting with her past love reignites old memories and emotions. As they spend more time together, unexpected secrets are unearthed, truths are bared, tragedy erupts, and hate subsides as love prevails.
When these two characters reconnected their emotions were palpable. Capturing our hearts in an instant. Sensing the love they still shared, amongst the tragedy that broke them. In this moment as a reader, we were captivated. Invested to discover their history, but moreso, desperate to know their future.Back To Shore magnificently illustrates the beauty of forgiveness and embracing every moment. Simply stunning.
- MarvelUsReads, August 19, 2020
When I was sixteen, I was madly in love with Ryder Casey.
He was kind, he was loving, he was everything.
Then he killed my twin brother, the night before our seventeenth birthday.
Accident or not, he crushed me in more ways than one. So I turned him away and never looked back. I haven’t forgotten. And I certainly haven’t forgiven.
Now, I’m sort of a hot mess. I’m in between jobs, essentially homeless, and newly divorced.
But as I try to put the pieces of my life back together, I know that Ryder’s the one that’s missing. I have to find him, and I have to forgive him.
And when I do, I learn that he’s not exactly living the easiest life. He needs someone. He needs me.
Despite everything, I know I should be there for him. But doing that means I’ll have to put our past behind us.
And I’ll have to try my hardest not to fall back in love with the man who broke my heart beyond repair.
Published: August 11, 2020
Genre: Contemporary Romance
eBook Length: 221 pages
Absolute page turner filled with sorrow, love, secrets, and personal growth. Natalie Clarke’s debut novel, The Game draws light from great darkness as she addresses a very important issue.
Hayley is struggling with the loss of her mother and a traumatic experience, as she is caught off guard by the very alluring business mogul, Kyle. She is captivated by him, but her past carries a shadow that leaves her cautious.
Kyle gets whatever he wants, and he wants her. He is willing to do whatever it takes to have her, but at what cost? As their pasts collide and love is threatened, they fight for their future.
An enthralling read!
-MarvelUsReads, July 18, 2020
When I stepped foot in the Royal Hotel I had no idea that my life would be about to change forever when I come face to face with the only man who quickens my heart, the only man who has the power to steal the breath from my lungs. He's tall, dark and unbelievably handsome. I'm drawn to him like a magnet, sucked in by his gravity.
I always get what I want, and she is no exception.
When I offer her father a deal he can't refuse, I had no idea my little game would turn out like this, that from now on my heart would beat only for her. She's the light at the very end of this long, lonely tunnel of darkness I'm currently traveling through, she's the only one who can guide me out.
What starts out as just a game for Kyle, a way to get close to Hayley, spirals into a love so strong it sweeps them both off their feet, drawing them together in a way they could never have foreseen. But fate has a cruel sense of humour, so when it ties them together in the cruelest possible way, lies and secrets threaten their love.
Who knew that one little game had such high stakes, stakes that could cost them their relationship?
Published: July 3, 2020
Genre: Contemporary Romance
eBook Length: 273 pages
Fascinating! Compelling! Page Turning! Nina Laurin’s, A Woman Alone is an intriguing suspenseful read! Struggling to put her life back on track after a traumatic experience, Cecelia’s husband suggests moving to a highly technologically advanced community, to ensure their family’s safety. However, shortly after moving into the new community, a series of suspicious events begin to unfold. As the frequency and severity of the incidents increase, Cecelia begins to fear for her safety!
A safe haven quickly evolves into a living nightmare, but no one believes her! Is it all in her mind... or is there more to this neighborhood than meets the eye?
A well written suspenseful thriller, A Woman Alone is sure to keep you reeling with anticipation! The lies, secrets, betrayal, and a surprising twist of events will keep you eager for more! An all consuming read!
- MarvelUsReads, July 2, 2020
A high-stakes, pulse-pounding thriller from the bestselling author of Girl Last Seen.
A year after a brutal home invasion that left her traumatized, Cecelia, along with her husband and their three-year-old daughter, move into a new house with a complex security system that is supposed to make her feel safe.
But reality proves different as strange things begin to happen at home and the security system reveals that the house had a prior occupant: Lydia.
On her quest to discover the fate of the mysterious Lydia, Cecelia uncovers metaphorical skeletons in the closet, and she realizes that that no one's secrets are safe -- including her own.
Published: June 23, 2020
Genre: Thriller, Mystery
Book Length: 336 pages
Fun, spicy, and oh...so, so good! Lauren Landish delivers a deliciously sensual and steamy escape in her latest novel, My Big Fat Fake Engagement. An entertaining storyline, addictively fierce and charming characters, we absolutely loved this book!
When an investor’s proposition leads to a fake engagement, Kaede finds himself in a dicey situation. Persuading his best friend's sister, Courtney to play the convincing role of his loving fiancée, however, acting the part quickly unveils hidden desires for these two characters. What was once a facade, quickly morphs into reality placing Kaede’s business deal, partnership, friendship, and new love at risk.
Lauren Landish creates amazing characters and a storyline that bursts with personality, intense chemistry, and light hearted moments. My Big Fat Fake Engagement is a perfect mix of humour, romance, and entertainment!
- MarvelUsReads, June 14, 2020
Boss babe. Ice Queen.
That’s what they call me at the office.
But there’s one man who has secretly melted me for years.
The only problem? He’s my big brother’s best friend.
But when he asks me to play his fiancée to seal a business deal?
Oh, I’m taking this gift horse and riding it while I can.
He’s got the whole tall, handsome, and intense thing down pat… with a side of quiet mystery and sexy brains to boot.
He’s everything I want. Everything I need.
It should be easy—a business arrangement between two Type-A workaholics. A few dinner dates here, a few kisses there, and none will be the wiser.
But if his business partner finds out it’s fake, he’s screwed. And if my brother finds out it’s real, he might be dead.
There are a hundred ways to lose, but when I’m in his arms, I feel like I’ve already won.
My Big Fat Fake Engagement is a full-length romance with a happily ever after and no cliffhanger.
Published: May 27, 2020
Genre: Contemporary Romance
eBook Length: 423 pages
An incredible story which resonated deep within us, and laid claim to our hearts. Melanie Harlow delivers a beautifully heartening second chance love story, in her most recent novel Unforgettable.
Crushed by the brutal end of his baseball career, Tyler returns home for his sister’s wedding. Struggling emotionally, an unexpected reunion with a past friend, April, stirs feelings which reignites his heart. Finally, imagining a life beyond his career, a shocking revelation has the power to reestablish his fears and destroy his future.
Vivid imagery, authentic characters, relatable challenges, Melanie Harlow’s Unforgettable is a moving read, which leads us on a journey of overcoming fear, rediscovering purpose, and finding happiness. Simply touching!
- MarvelUsReads, May 10, 2020
Back then, I had it all.
Wicked fastball. Killer instinct. Cocky grin. Full package.
(And believe me, I knew how to score.)
My senior year, I was a first round draft pick with a two-million-dollar signing bonus. Before I could even legally buy myself a beer, I made my Major League debut.
Point is, I was invincible.
Until one day I wasn’t.
After tanking my career—during the World Series, no less—the last thing I want to do is return to my hometown, where every jerk in a ball cap has an opinion about what went wrong with my arm.
So when my sister drags me back to town for her wedding, I vow to get in and out of there as quickly as possible.
Then I run into April Sawyer.
In high school we were just friends, but I’d always wanted her, and I’d never forgotten her—the red hair, the incredible smile, the crazy, reckless thing we did in the back of my truck the night we said goodbye.
It’s been eighteen years, but one look at her and I feel like my old self again. I can still make her laugh, she can still take me down a notch, and when the chemistry between us explodes, it’s even hotter this time around—and I don’t want it to end.
But just when I think I’m ready to let go of the past and get back in the game, life throws me a curveball I never saw coming.
Don't miss the final book in the Cloverleigh Farms series!
Published: May 4, 2020
Genre: Contemporary Romance
eBook Length: 309 pages
Vengeance! Forgiveness! Hate! Desire! Spellbound by the sweeping storms of warring emotions, Twice A Wish is an irresistibly dark romance.
Eleanor is ravaged by anger, as she faces a night which unleashes unwelcomed animalistic desires. Braving all odds she flees, but her plans go awry leaving her stranded. When Sully comes to her rescue, Eleanor succumbs to their inescapable lust and accepts her fate. However, unbeknownst to her Sully’s rescue comes with the affirmation of later punishment, which reignites Eleanor’s furry. Amidst her rebellion she makes an explosive decision that wreaks havoc, and unleashes a monster!
A read that oozes with temptation, chemistry, and secrets! We can’t get enough of this series! Stay tuned the third installment is expected, April 2020!
-MarvelUsReads, April 6, 2020
“There was a monster once. A monster who bought me, controlled me, and took away my freedom.
There was a man once. A man who dealt in myth and secrets, hiding behind his mask, making me hunger and wish to know the truth.”
Eleanor Grace belongs to the man and the monster, hating them both but unable to deny that something links them. Something she doesn’t want to feel, something that traps her as surely as the sea surrounding the island where she serves.
Sully Sinclair belongs to his past and the black and white script his life has become. He views his goddesses as commodities—possessions to be treated kindly but firmly. The only problem is…Eleanor is different.
She’s jinxed him.
She’s a goddess with the power to ruin him.
Published: March 24, 2020
Genre: Dark, Contemporary Romance
eBook Length: 271 Pages
An utterly addictive read, which held us spell bound and longing for more. Douglas forged a sensational storyline wherein we found ourselves profoundly connecting to the main characters. Our initial expectations of a story surrounding a complex love triangle was greatly surpassed as we were immersed into a tale filled with love, desire, mystery, and self discovery.
Tiernan de Haas, the daughter of two infamous stars grew up in a very complex and desolate relationship with her parents, which left her feeling invisible and undesired. So when her parents pass away, and she seizes an opportunity to get away and elude their shadow, she finds herself in a town in the middle of nowhere living with her father’s step brother and his two sons. Tiernan soon becomes the center of their world and is forced to face many overwhelming feelings while consumed by instinctual raw emotions. They all bring out a part of her that once lay buried, they changed her , she belongs to them now. However, with these new found feelings comes a vulnerability and sense of confusion. As she embarks on this path, there is one man who makes her feel like no other, who sees through her façade and who is determined to possess her.
“He wanted to touch her from the first moment, and he’s been here, watching, as inch by inch she started to laugh and become a part of them all.”
He has had a past filled with pain and anger leaving him searching for somehow or someone to fill the void. From the moment she came to this town things have changed, emotions were unleashed, and complications arose, and now he aches, aches for her. He is willing to do whatever it takes to keep her safe and make her his, but is it even possible, or are there too many obstacles obstructing their path?
A definite must read!
- MarvelUsReads, March 9, 2020
Tiernan de Haas doesn’t care about anything anymore. The only child of a film producer and his starlet wife, she’s grown up with wealth and privilege but not love or guidance. Shipped off to boarding schools from an early age, it was still impossible to escape the loneliness and carve out a life of her own. The shadow of her parents’ fame followed her everywhere.
And when they suddenly pass away, she knows she should be devastated. But has anything really changed? She’s always been alone, hasn’t she?
Jake Van der Berg, her father’s stepbrother and her only living relative, assumes guardianship of Tiernan who is still two months shy of eighteen. Sent to live with him and his two sons, Noah and Kaleb, in the mountains of Colorado, Tiernan soon learns that these men now have a say in what she chooses to care and not care about anymore. As the three of them take her under their wing, teach her to work and survive in the remote woods far away from the rest of the world, she slowly finds her place among them.
And as a part of them.
She also realizes that lines blur and rules become easy to break when no one else is watching.
One of them has her.
The other one wants her.
He’s going to keep her.
*Credence is a new adult standalone novel suitable for readers 18+.
Published: January 13, 2020
Genre: Dark, Contemporary Romance
eBook Length: 485 pages
Amber Kelly’s Poplar Falls series just keeps getting better! Authentic characters, a loving community, and a beautiful town. Stone Hearts is a stunning friends to lovers small town love story that penetrated our hearts!
“... you had to find your way out of that darkness. I’ve always been the candle at the end, lighting your way.”
Dallas, a divorced single mother, drowning in debt has been hardened to love. However, when an attraction towards an old friend, Meyer, reignites the flame in her heart, passion, love and family evolves. Unfortunately, danger is brewing, as a string of suspicious incidents unfold, putting one of their lives in danger.
The warmth that emanates from this heartwarming story moved us, and further lured us into falling in love with this charming series! Staying tuned to, Wicked Hearts, Book 3 coming spring 2020!
- MavelUsReads, February 11, 2020
When I returned to Poplar Falls six years ago, I’d given up on love.
I’d made the mistake of marrying the sexy rebel right out of high school. He’d ended up in jail. I’d ended up pregnant. With a baby on the way, I decided to give up my wild, impulsive ways. All I wanted was a family and to watch my sweet son grow up, happy, and healthy.
Then Myer Wilson keeps showing up in my life—and my son’s life.
He’s the hometown football hero, who blew out his ankle his junior year and ended his career. I didn’t look twice at hot jocks in high school. But now that he’s taken over his family’s ranch, I can’t help but look even when I swore off men for good.
But maybe he’ll finally be the one to help me let go of the past and find my second chance at love. Or maybe my past will come back to haunt me.
Published: January 14, 2020
Genre: Contemporary Romance
eBook Length: 264 pages