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Madeline L’Engle’s (BANNED!) “A Wrinkle in Time”

Meg Murry can’t do anything right. She’s always getting in fights at school—people keep making snide remarks about her father’s disappearance—and no matter what she says or does, things are always her fault. Add to that glasses, braces, and frizzy hair, and you have what she considers a walking disaster cocktail. Her one solace in life is her baby brother, Charles Wallace, who always seems to Know just what to do or say to make her feel better—that is, until the violently stormy night Read more […]

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M.C. Beaton’s “The Banishment”

“‘There are six of you,’ said Mrs. Kennedy. ‘The six beautiful daughters of Mannerling. Did nobody fall in love with any of you? Or was the love all for the house?'” Impeccable breeding. Fabulous wealth. Beauty. The Mannerling estate. Isabella Beverly has it all, or does she? Bred to be a beautiful adornment in her fabulous home, she fails to take her first Season. In fact, she’s even classified a bore, because despite her accomplishments, her attention is fixated on her ancestral home, Read more […]


Alice Clayton’s “Wallbanger.”

“You smell like tequila and sexual repression, Caroline. Get off me.” Caroline is a self-sufficient, dynamic interior designer, with a fresh new job, brand new apartment, and not an “O” in sight. After a disastrous machine-gun one night stand, her orgasm ran off and left her high and dry. Everything else in the world is coming up roses, if only she could regroup and bring back that sunshine. So adding insult to injury, her neighbor Simon turns out to be a “Wallbanger”, and since the Read more […]

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Four Play

Shayla Black and Maya Banks’ “Four Play”

“Four Play” is a two-novella anthology, with “Pillow Talk” by Maya Banks and “Her Fantasy Men” by Shayla Black. In “Pillow Talk,” Zoe and Chase have a hell of a hot relationship. They click, they know each other’s bodies and they know just what to do to turn each other on. But Chase is sure that Zoe has some kinky fantasies she hasn’t shared, and to prompt her response, he tells her one of his own. And so the game begins, as she makes his voyeuristic fantasy of her stripping for Read more […]


Grace Burrowes’ “Lady Eve’s Indiscretion” 2

Just when you wanted the wit of a solid Regency, with the naughty bits left in, here comes Grace Burrowes’ “Lady Eve’s Indiscretion,” the fourth installment of the Windham Series. Secrets are rife in the Windham family, but Eve feels hers would ruin her and devastate her family. Years ago she gave her virginity to a cad, and after his abuse fled away on horseback only to have a catastrophic fall. Her physical rehabilitation took years to achieve, but her emotional wounds have yet to Read more […]

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Kylie Scott's Lick

Kylie Scott’s “Lick” 1

“Everything I’d heard about Vegas was true. Bad things happened there, terrible things.” Evelyn Thomas wakes up after a tequila-laden 21st birthday celebration in Vegas next to the most amazing specimen of man she ever recalls seeing. Strange thing is, that although he seems familiar, he’s way out of her league. What’s more, she can’t recall a thing about the night before, or how she got into his room. Or the five-carat diamond she has on her finger, until the gorgeous man informs Read more […]