Contemporary · Mature Adult · Romance · Suspense

After the Dark

After the Dark (Killer Instinct #1) 

3 Stars

by Cynthia Eden

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After the Dark had all the makings of a 4 Star review from me: complex characters, romance, suspense… But I just didn’t really like it. I didn’t connect with Samantha or Blake. I felt like I missed a few important chapters and was flung into the middle of the book…maybe I should have read The Gathering Dusk, but I don’t think a novella should be a significant prequel to the first book.

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Contemporary · Mature Adult · Romance · Suspense

Badlands

Badlands – 5 Stars

By Jill Sorenson

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Owen

 “He was like the Salton Sea. Better at a distance. Filled with old skeletons, toxic to the depths.”

He doesn’t feel worthy.

Penny

“He’d kissed her on the cheek less than twenty-four hours ago. Would he do it again, if she asked nicely?”

She wants him anyway.

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Contemporary · Mature Adult · Romance · Suspense

Aftershock

Aftershock – 5 Stars

By Jill Sorenson

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Lauren & Garrett

     “He was supposed to guard her from other men.

      Who would guard her from him?”

Garrett has a secret.

     “Who’s right’ she asked, watching his eyes darken’

     ‘You are,’ he rasped.

     ‘About What?’

     ‘Everything. To infinity.”

Their attraction is undeniable.

“Laughter bubbled up inside her, spilling over. She rested her forehead against his shoulder and surrendered to it. Maybe she was a little delirious form lack of sleep, because her giggles quickly dissolved into tears.”

As the world crumbles around them, they find strength in each other.

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