Tag: Triggers

White Rabbit: The Fall by London Miller

White Rabbit: The Fall by London Miller

Wow! A fast paced story packed with passion and angst. The revelations in White Rabbit – The Fall kept me on the edge of my seat. This was an emotional installment in a series that is blowing me away. The message in this book is that love is precious and… Read more »

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Untouchable: A Bully Romance by Sam Mariano

Untouchable: A Bully Romance by Sam Mariano

Where’s Karma when you need it? Sam Mariano’s stories are dark, dangerous and totally addictive. This is why I never pass up an opportunity to read one of her books. Untouchable had me a wee bit nervous though. The foreword contains an explicit warning. Heed it carefully. Try a sample because… Read more »

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Heartbreak Warfare

Heartbreak Warfare

What a story! Clear your calendar, stock up on your Kleenex, be ready to have your heart broken and then repaired with gold thread! You’ll be swept up in the camaraderie, humour and emotional turmoil that surround Katy as she embarks on her first deployment. “Tell you what,” I offer…. Read more »

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Never Let Me Fall by Abbie Roads

Never Let Me Fall by Abbie Roads

  There is not one time when jumping into a book by Ms. Roads that, even though I girded up my loins in advance, I’m not taken completely by surprise. This time I was sure I was ready. I was ready for the gore, and the blood and the effing… Read more »

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Beauty and the Geek by Sidney Bristol

Beauty and the Geek by Sidney Bristol

  Who doesn’t like renderings of one of the best fairy tales of all? In Beauty and the Geek Stephen and Tamara find each other through an internet adult chatroom, forging a somewhat anonymous relationship. Both are protecting themselves from being judged by the way they look but for different… Read more »

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Fight by Susan Fanetti

Fight by Susan Fanetti

You know you’re in for a challenge when the introduction to a book comes with a warning. As a reader who doesn’t stress about triggers in a story, I followed the advice for the brave and skipped right on to chapter one. It was a good move because I believe… Read more »

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Shaman by Lauren Gilley

Shaman by Lauren Gilley

I haven’t come across a holiday read that really excited me this year until I saw that Lauren Gilley had published a Dartmoor one. Even though it was $2.99 for an 88-page book, I one-clicked it as fast as I could. I’m kind of tight-fisted with my book money, so… Read more »

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Dubious by Charmaine Pauls

Dubious by Charmaine Pauls

I am on a roll with my reading choices lately! Dubious by Charmaine Pauls was no exception. A gripping read with an interesting cast of characters. The dubious or forced consent brought on by Gabriel’s infatuation with Valentina was, as it should be, a bitter to pill to swallow. Valentina’s… Read more »

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Red by SM West

Red by SM West

Smoothly lured into a false sense of security by a fun and warm start I was a tad disappointed imagining I was embarking on a sweet romance. Then the drama hit, I saw Red beyond what I had first imagined. It set a rhythm for what lay ahead, a blend of… Read more »

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Pieces of Heaven by Natasha Madison

Pieces of Heaven by Natasha Madison

 Pieces of Heaven is a suspense/horror story every parent of a teenage girl fears. It takes you through the not knowing, the waiting and the eventual consequences of discovering joy and despair simultaneously. It is also the second book in the Heaven & Hell series, but you could read either… Read more »

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