Book Review: Chance Encounters By Mia Jae

Cross Posted at Dark Diva Reviews Chance Encounters by Mia Jae Chance Encounters by Mia JaePublisher: Resplendence PublishingGenre: erotic, contemporary, ménage, M/F/M, M/F/F Review Copy received from Publisher Summary: Seven short, erotic stories to wet your appetite, packaged in one collection. Whether the couples meet on a glance, make a split second decision or take a chance to be together, the encounters change their lives, for a minute, or for a lifetime. You’ll find a plumber who gets into more than a little hot water, a housewife tangled up in a cyber relationship, a cowboy trio attempting to brand a bartender for their very own, and a woman experimenting with a same-sex relationship. Then, there is naughty Rose, who dances naked in front of her bedroom window, a chance sexual encounter in a taxi that turns the tables, and a woman who finds herself doing exactly what she thinks she shouldn’t and liking it. Bonus story! A collaborative story by bestselling erotica authors Tia Fanning and Mia Jae.KayAnna’s Review:I am new to short stories and I think Chance Encounters was a nice start. The seven stories feature different people in different stages of their lives who have chance encounters of the sexual kind. The author did a good job of mixing up the couples featured. The stories swung from one type of person to someone totally different. The only cohesiveness in the story is that they had some sort of sex. The different stories were soft on character development, which may be because the stories were short. The first story, Don’t Tempt Me, was a sweet story about a...

Book Review: Ripping The Bodice By Inara Lavey

Title: Ripping The BodiceAuthor: Inara LaveyGenre: Contemporary RomanceRating: 3.3 our of 5 stars Why I read Ripping The Bodice: Because I heard it was funny and really good.Mode Of Possession: I bought the book BlurbGot sex and romance on the brain? So does Cassandra Devon. She also has hard-boiledprivate eyes, dashing pirates, jet-setting super spies and other sexy rogues entertaining her in her surprisingly explicit subconscious. All these erotic daydreams make it hard to stay focused on Cassandra’s current dilemma: namely, rebuffing the advances of Connor, a wild Irish rascal who wants to play the starring role in her fantasies. Cassandra is only interested in getting together with Raphael, the tall, dark and handsome man of her dreams. May the best romance hero win!About Ripping the Bodice Cassandra Devon is a romance book addict. She works as a customer service rep at a paper company but spends most of her time reading and re-reading early romance books. You know, the ones with the Fabio covers and flowery language. She loves it and not only spends most of her time reading them, but daydreaming about them and putting herself in the heroine’s shoes. She ends her lackluster relationship with her boyfriend and accepts a weekend trip with a long time friend to a resort. There along with her friend she meets Conor, a sexy if rough around the edges guy with a strong Irish Brogue who she can’t stand. Cassandra also meets Raphael, Connor’s business partner who is the eptitome of romance heroes and falls for her real life knight in shinning armor. However, Cassandra is conflicted with the “perfect”...

All Wrapped up for Christmas Review

All Wrapped up for Christmas by Em Brown Published by Literary Partners Group Inc Genres: Erotica, Fiction, Romance Pages: 187 Goodreads Title: All Wrapped up for Christmas* Publish Date: 2008-12-25 * ISBN: 978-1-60777-099-2 Buy From: Ravenous RomanceRate: 3 stars out of 5 stars.Hotness Level: 7/10 Scorching! Book DescriptionAudrey Jones can’t believe her best friend gave her a gift card to a male escort service for Christmas. A successful finance executive, Audrey doesn’t feel like there’s anything missing in her life. But when she finds herself alone for the holidays, she decides to take a chance, embarking on a personal journey that is both unexpected and highly erotic. Rance Durand has no trouble getting women. So why can’t he seem to get the time of day from the woman whose apartment unit is right next to his? When he overhears her calling the escort service, Rance decides to take the escort’s place. He has three days to seduce her.Will Audrey finally let down her guard and succumb to Rance’s talents in the bedroom? Will Rance be able to win her over before the three days are up? Either way, this Christmas novel will give you a holiday you’ll never forget! Review Audrey is a black woman in her thirties who is successful, but without a boyfriend/spouse. The majority of her time is spent working and climbing the corporate ladder. She lives in San Francisco but was just offered a job promotion which has her moving clear across the country to the city of brotherly love, Philadelphia. Excited about the promotion, but finding herself lonely on Christmas, Audrey takes her best...