Hey Girl! Check out these new releases from April 23rd-29th.
Started From a Selfie (Holliday Sisters Book 3) by Nicole Falls
Juniper Holliday is living her best life–loving family, thriving professional life, great friends, but she feels like something’s missing.
Quincy Finley is concerned with two things, his baby girl and his peace of mind, keeping both in optimal operating form are his focus.
A missed connection places these two squarely in each others paths.
Wilde & Reckless (Leverage & Love Book 3) by Grey
Without him, I couldn’t eat.
Without him I couldn’t sleep.
Our union was a blessing
Without him, I was Restless.
The Leverage & Love series continues with Wilde & Restless. In this follow up, Mayor Hanover and Ms. Roads agreed to part until Wilde felt she was adequate enough to withstand the overflow of love that Jhalil was ready to afford her with.
But, as we all know, distance makes the heart grow fonder. Wilde holds up her end of the bargain, but finds herself overwhelmed with the restless nights and days that seem to linger without the presence of her loved one. Jhalil, Relentless without shame, succumbs to his urgency to have her at his side once and for all after a brief brush in passing.
Even the Wilde gets Restless.
Vindicated (Atlanta’s Finest Series Book 1) by Sharon C. Cooper
She’s a distraction he can’t resist…
A spark ignites the moment security specialist, Hamilton Crosby, meets stuntwoman, Dakota Sherrod. She’s like no other woman he’s ever met. But Hamilton never ignores his gut, and his gut tells him to stay clear of the enticing beauty.
Dakota is an adrenaline junkie. Leaping off buildings and running through fire is just another day at the job. Hence when she sets her sights on Hamilton, she goes after him full-force. Their attraction is fierce, but he thwarts her advances at every turn. He’s the strong, silent type who operates by a set of rules, but he’ll soon realize she rarely follows rules.
Falling for Dakota catches Hamilton off guard. So does the fact that she’s attached to part of his past. A past that indicted him with shame and loss. But when Dakota becomes the target of an unknown enemy, Hamilton stops at nothing to protect her. In turn, vindication is his reward, except it comes with complications.
Vindicated is book 1 of the Atlanta’s Finest Series.
In No Need For Love by BriAnn Danae
Defiant in every sense of the word, the last thing vibrant twenty-two-year-old McKenzy Moore wanted to be at the peak of summer ’18 was tied down. Young and living what she assumed was her best life at the moment, she was in no rush to enter into a relationship and possibly fall in love. When she and smooth talker himself, Raazim cross paths Kenzy finds herself spellbound and in awe of his magnetic, yet persistent personality.
Breed with mannerisms that were a far cry from what the males in today’s generation possessed, Raazim Coleman had a thing for the chase and allure of a woman. A woman who didn’t need him. Kenzy’s stand-offish ways are what reeled him in and her resitence kept him at bay. With intentions extremely clear, Raazim is determined to capture the bombshell beauty and change the status of her relationship before the seasons evolve.
Ashton Levy’s visual of companionship and settling down was the total opposite of Raazim’s; his god brother. His idea of it had been altered ever since his ex-girlfriend Eireann did a disappearing act on him years earlier. With a rolodex full of women at his beck and call, a slightly rude demeanor and irresistible smile, Ashton makes it known his heart only belongs to two women; his sister Ava and his mother. That’s what he believed until the one woman who he knows deserves more from him transforms his frigid heart when it’s least expected.
In the event that the love outweighs the lies, revealed secrets, tragedy and deceit throughout this urban romantic tale; this group of friends finds themselves needing love whether they wanted it or not. Regardless of the terms it came along with. National Best-Selling Author BriAnn Danae has returned with a fast enthralling novel that is guaranteed to tug at the heartstrings of her readers.
Unveiled by Shataya Simms
Leaving no loose ends in this ground-breaking installment, Unveiled ties Living Anonymous, Nyce, and Still Anonymous all together, in this final chapter.
Pop-star Aneesah “Ani” Bradshaw is left scrambling to restore everything she has lost. Now, fully recovered from her addiction and slowly gluing the pieces of her life back together, Aneesah forgives herself for her past mistakes and accepts the product of who she is. However, when the love of her life leaves her for another woman, she is left dealing with yet another life altering blow.
Determined not to fall back down that dark path of self-destruction that she fought so desperately to crawl out of, Aneesah turns to her first love-music. During her journey of self-healing, Aneesah finds herself falling for a much younger man who unexpectedly sweeps her off her feet. Battling her emotions, trying to determine what is right or wrong, she gives in and opens herself up to love again.
Life is great and Aneesah finally feels that she has a true shot at happiness, but drama never strays too far from the pop-princess. Old habits die hard and forgotten acquaintances make their final appearance, wreaking havoc in her life.
Will the girl who has lost so much finally get her happily ever after or is she doomed to a life of misery as people plot her downfall?
Lina’s Redemption (First Lady Series Book 2) by LaCricia A’ngelle
Since testing positive for HIV, Lina Fairweather has lived a life void of romantic love. When a minister from her church expresses a romantic interest in her, she lets her guard down and accepts him into her life, only to be left heartbroken. Seeing the error of his ways, he returns to reclaim the love he found in Lina.
Afraid to trust again, Lina must decide if she’s willing to open her heart up to love again, or will she settle for a life void of love?
Double or Nothing: A Second Chance Romance by Sam J.
There’s something about the LaVignes….
From the outside looking in, they seemingly have it all….
The Perfect house.
The Perfect family.
The Perfect life.
…Until Solana McBride’s body is found, and they’re the only suspects.
Marcombi “Mars” LaVigne, a quirky artist teetering on the edge of reclusion, has managed to turn her slew of odd hobbies into a lucrative career. Recognized for her creative free hand and unique eye, Mars’ innate ability to bring “art to life” has rewarded her with accolades unimaginable until a new project places a microscope over her past. The talent Mars considers a blessing turns into a curse overnight when she’s forced to confront her fears. A deeper look reveals a new perspective that may put her conscience at ease, but after being blindsided by the train wreck in her marriage, she’s left wondering if her husband was ever the man he claimed to be.
Passionate and supportive, Dreux LaVigne is the knight in shining armor every girl dreams of and the man every woman wants. Indebted to the oath he exchanged at the altar, Dreux’s love for Mars has never waned. Impulsive and overly ambitious at times, Dreux finds purpose in providing for his family and is willing to do anything to keep a smile on his wife’s face…even if it’s at the expense of hurting others.
Every marriage has its ebbs and flows, but after five long years, Marcombi and Dreux are finally at peace, despite the turbulence around them. Relationships have always been a gamble for Mars, but her love and honor go unquestioned when Dreux decides to venture into murky waters…
“For better or worse… for richer or poorer” – Will the LaVigne’s vows remain unbroken once Mars’ secrets emerge from the shadows and Dreux’s bad habits resurface at a deadly cost? What happens when you look the love of your life in the eyes and there’s a stranger staring back at you?
In ‘Double or Nothing’, the LaVignes wager between life and death, prosecution and freedom, and loving each other unconditionally when they’re accused of committing a crime of passion.
Will they roll the dice…or will they fold?
***This is a FULL LENGTH, STANDALONE novel***
‘Double Or Nothing’ is a romantic suspense novel complete at 115k words. This psychological thriller is full of insta-love, hot and steamy scenes, and the type of drama that will make you laugh, cry, and discover the meaning of true love.
Her New Groove: MacLaine Girls Novella 2 by Shelly Ellis
An R&B songstress….
The bad boy that got away…
Can they get a second chance at love?
Monique Starr’s music career is at an all-time low: she’s in danger of losing her label contract and an embarrassing event has her front and center in all the gossip blogs—for all the wrong reasons! She decides to head back to D.C. and the MacLaine Academy of the Performing Arts to revamp her image, give her career a badly needed boost, and get her groove back. But she comes home to find her old Academy ailing financially, her mentor battling cancer, and her ex—whom she left behind to seek fame and fortune—very angry and unwilling to give her a second chance. But being back home reminds Monique of her old dreams and what she lost along the way to success. Now faced with second chances, will the music diva choose between love or fame, passion or ambition?
Strategic Seduction by Cheris Hodges
Alicia Michaels needs a major career reboot, so she’s got no time for romance. But starting over in Atlanta is an uphill battle for the cautious PR rep—especially after she teams up with wealthy Richmond Crawford on a make-or-break project. For one thing, the risk-taking entrepreneur is nothing like the staid businessman he used to be. For another, she and Richmond can’t see eye-to-eye on anything—except that the reckless attraction between them is sizzling, off-the-charts trouble . . .
Playing by the rules got Richmond betrayal from his rich family—and shattering heartbreak. He’s got to prove he can be his own man, so keeping things strictly-business with Alicia is the smart play. Still, even their conflicts only make Richmond want more of her honesty and courage. But a shocking revelation will endanger everything they’re fighting to build. And making things right could be the final deal breaker . . .
Collusion (Parker Crime) by De’Nesha Diamond
In D.C.’s cutthroat political arena, revenge is the ultimate nuclear option . . .
Framed for a high-profile murder, Abrianna Parker finds herself hurtling down a conspiracy rabbit hole in a desperate attempt to clear her name. Her only way out is to go after the most powerful man in the country. But the powers that be play dirty—and expose her billionaire adoptive father, Cargill Parker, and his criminal activity.
With charges of collusion swirling on Capitol Hill, police and Federal agencies force Abrianna off the grid. But she’s not alone. By her side is ex-con turned private investigator Kadir Kahlifa, a man as seductive as he is dangerous. While battling a fiery passion, they team up with their band of street rebels and digital revolutionaries to burn through deception and spin to uncover the truth before it costs more innocent lives—mainly their own.
No Ordinary Love: Gavin & Molina’s Story by G. Fife
When I saw you, I fell in love, and you smiled because you knew. -William Shakespeare
Molina King is young, successful, beautiful, and single. Love is not on her mind when she meets successful pediatric surgeon, Dr. Gavin Navarro, but it’s love at first sight. The two hit it off quickly and begin a whirlwind romance, and everyone around them thinks they’re crazy.
Dr. Gavin Navarro meets Molina at the perfect time. She’s everything he never knew he wanted, and he’s ready for love just as she arrives. Their relationship is perfect until his ex-fiancée shows up, and all those old feelings come rushing back. She drops a bombshell, causing him to question everything. With the urging of his parents, he’s forced to make a decision that changes everyone involved.
Having tasted a love so strong, both Gavin and Molina struggle to move on. Their mutual friendships force them to be near each other, fighting the love that they once shared but couldn’t hold on to.
Can a love like theirs ever truly be over?
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I just 1clicked 3 of the titles here, and I’ll start on one night at work. Good looking out, stay Blessd.
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