I’m Just Curious…Meeting Characters

This week I’m just curious about which character you would most like to meet if it were somehow possible. Alternate universe maybe 😉

And, under what circumstance? Date? Drinks? Dinner? Shopping? Something else?

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Thoughtful Thursday: Character Crush

Do you have character crushes? Are there characters that you want to be your BFF?

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MUST READ and on Sale NOW!

My favorite series of 2014 was Clipped Wings by Helena Hunting, and if by chance you haven’t read it yet this is the perfect time to do so, because the first book is on sale right now for just 99 pennies!

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From her dark hair sweeping below her waist to her soft, sexy curves, Tenley Page intrigues tattoo artist Hayden Stryker in a way no one else ever has…especially when she asks him to ink a gorgeous, intricate design on her back. Yet for all her beauty, there is something darkly tragic and damaged about Tenley that Hayden is everything.

Covered in ink and steel, Hayden is everything Tenley has never dared to want, awakening a desire to explore more than the art adorning his stunning body. Trapped by a past that leaves her screaming from nightmares, Tenley sees Hayden as the perfect escape. Although he has secrets too, if they both keep themselves guarded perhaps their intense physical connection will remain only that.

But nothing, not even passion, can keep them safe from their pasts…

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Thirsty Thursdays: Favorite Smut Writers

This weeks Thirsty Thursday topic is: Favorite Smut Writers. Now I have to confess to you that the term smut is not a favorite of mine. For me personally it has a negative connotation not a positive one. Even using the term erotica these days seems kind of weird if what you’re really meaning is just a book that has graphic sex scenes in it. I’m all for those by the way…as long as they’re well written and not overly repetitive.

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Blogiversary Blowout: Helena Hunting Shares HER Two Favorite Scenes AND what SHE Loves about Hayden Stryker and Ryder Whitehall

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Helena Hunting kicks off our blogiversary blowout by sharing her favorite things about Hayden Stryker from Clipped Wings and Inked Armor, and her new guy…Ryder Whitehall from The Librarian Principle. She’s also sharing her favorite scenes with us. Y’all know how much I flove and adore Hayden, and I can’t wait to meet Ryder Whitehall. His name alone is enough to make me swoon 😉

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Thirsty Thursdays: First Kiss!

This week I’m choosing a past Thirsty Thursdays topic…first kiss. Usually the first kiss between characters is pretty memorable right?!?  I’ve picked four to share today, and because some of the scenes are pretty long I’ve narrowed them down to a few lines…

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Illustrated Temptations: My Beautifully Broken BBFs


Today I wanted to show you my favorite sexy, stunning and beautifully broken book boyfriends.

They surely have a story to tell and I’m telling you that you should pick them up because they are all so worth it. 😉

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Top Ten Tuesday with Elena: Ten Characters Who Are Super Talented



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Top Ten Tuesday is a very cool meme I stumbled upon recently, and I love all the Top Ten lists created by The Broke and The Bookish. Today I chose the one that highlights Ten Characters Who Are Super Talented.

So, here’s my list:

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Elena’s Picks: First Encounters… (#2)

Some of the scenes I enjoy the most in books are those ones where the two characters lay eyes on each other or get to talk for the first time. I love seeing their emotions, what goes through their mind when they stare at the other person or try not to do so, sometimes failing miserably. It’s also interesting to see how their relationship progresses, since that very first encounter…

Also, if the first meeting between the characters is well written, the interest of the reader is definitely piqued, and they’ll want to keep reading the story to see how things turn out…

In THIS post I shared with you some of this kind of scenes, taken from books I love. And here are more first encounters that I find absolutely intriguing and beautiful, especially considering what happens next… 😉

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Illustrated Temptations: Inked Armor by Helena Hunting


Hey peeps, so many awesomely and newly released books!!! Sometimes I can’t keep up.lol Okay, so just recently the amazing Helena Hunting released the most anticipated continuation from her series (Clipped Wings)Inked Armor. I can’t be late to this party and you need to see what I did for her preview.

You can check out Tamie‘s 5 heart fluttering review by clicking here. Also Katiebird and Elena‘s review here.








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