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Title: The Girl With the Make-Believe Husband (Rokesbys #2) Author: Julia Quinn Publication Date: May 30th 2017 Category: Adult Genre: Historical Romance Pages: 384 Synopsis: With her brother Thomas injured on the battlefront in the Colonies, orphaned Cecilia Harcourt has two unbearable choices: move in with a maiden aunt or marry a scheming cousin. Instead, she chooses …

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❈ Huge thanks to Simon and Schuster Children’s Publishing for providing me with an ARC in exchange for a fair review❈ Title: Saints and Misfits Author: S.K. Ali Release Date: June 13th 2017 Category: Young Adult Genre: Contemporary Pages: 338 Content Warning: Attempted Rape Synopsis: How much can you tell about a person just by looking at them? Janna Yusuf knows …

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Title: Talk Sweetly to Me (Brothers Sinister #4.5) Author: Courtney Milan Publication Date: August 18th 2014 Category: Adult Genre: Historical Romance Pages: 109 Synopsis: Nobody knows who Miss Rose Sweetly is, and she prefers it that way. She’s a shy, mathematically-minded shopkeeper’s daughter who dreams of the stars. Women like her only ever come to attention through …

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❈ Huge thanks to Berkley Publishing Group for providing me with an ARC❈ Title: Merely a Marriage Author: Jo Beverley Release Date: May 30th 2017 Category: Adult Genre: Historical Romance Pages: 384 Synopsis: As England mourns the death of Princess Charlotte, Lady Ariana Boxstall has another succession in mind. Her brother, Norris, is a strapping young man, but he’s also happily …

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Title: I Believe In a Thing Called Love Author: Maurene Goo Release Date: May 30th 2017 Category: Young Adult Genre: Contemporary, Romance Pages: 336 Synopsis: Desi Lee believes anything is possible if you have a plan. That’s how she became student body president. Varsity soccer star. And it’s how she’ll get into Stanford. But—she’s never had a boyfriend. In fact, she’s …

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❈ I received an ARC of The Love Interest from Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group in exchange for a review ❈ Title: The Love Interest Author: Cale Dietrich Publication Date: May 16th 2017 Category: Young Adult Genre: Thriller, LGBT Pages: 384 Synopsis: There is a secret organization that cultivates teenage spies. The agents are called Love Interests because getting close to people …

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❈ I received an ARC of Feels Like Summer from the author in exchange for a review ❈ Title: Feels Like Summer (Summer Storm #2) Author: Six de los Reyes Publication Date: April 12th 2017 Genre: New Adult, Contemporary Romance Pages: 251 Synopsis: Five-minute girlfriend. That’s what Jett signs up for when she meets Adrian and his …

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Title: When the Moon Was Ours Author: Anna-Marie McLemore Publication Date: October 4th 2016 Genre: Young Adult, Magical Realism, LGBT, Romance Pages: 288 Content Warning: Misgendering, Transphobia Synopsis: To everyone who knows them, best friends Miel and Sam are as strange as they are inseparable. Roses grow out of Miel’s wrist, and rumors say that she spilled out of a water …

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Title: So Right (Sugar Baby #2) Author: Rebekah Weatherspoon Publication Date: May 2016 Genre: Contemporary Romance Pages: 156 Synopsis: First comes love. Then comes…the most ill timed proposal in history? Kayla Davis never dreamt she’d meet sexy, considerate, and seriously sweet Internet billionaire, Michael Bradbury, but ten months after Michael went from Sugar Daddy to for real boyfriend …

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Title: So Sweet (Sugar Baby #1) Author: Rebekah Weatherspoon Publication Date: September 1st 2015 Genre: Contemporary Romance Pages: 130 Synopsis: Desperate times call for desperate measures… And desperate is the only way to describe Kayla Davis’s current situation. Out of work and almost out of money to cover her bills, Kayla finally caves to her roommate’s nagging and …

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