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Review: Truth or Dare by Danielle Allen (2020)

Heat Factor: This game of “truth or dare” got p-r-e-t-t-y daring

Character Chemistry: More told than shown, at least until they start with the sexytimes

Plot: Longtime friends meet up at wedding and play a game of “truth or dare” that changes everything

Overall: There’s a lot of expository text, but the games they played were enough to keep me turning pages

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Review: Spellbound by Allie Therin (2019)

Magic in Manhattan, Book 1

Heat Factor: It’s absolutely fade-to-black, but also Arthur has a whole stern daddy thing going on, which, as we know, I am here for

Character Chemistry: I texted on the group chat: “This Allie Therin paternalistic hero is really doing it for me”

Plot: Young man with magic underestimates/fears his powers until forced to confront his abilities when swirled into magical intrigue by slightly older man

Overall: This book was so marvelous in so many ways that the only downside is that it’s not a standalone.

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Review: Off Limits Attraction by Jayci Lee (2020)

Heirs of Hansol, Book 3

Review of Heirs of Hansol: Book 1, Book 2

Heat Factor: Some sexytimes, but nothing outrageous

Character Chemistry: Pretty darn good

Plot: Jihae and Colin work together to produce a movie. And have the hots for each other. But they have super complicated families. 

Overall: There were some amazing moments, but also some distracting head-scratchers.

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Review: Resisting the Billionaire by Allie Winters (2020)

Bishop Brothers, Book #1

Heat Factor: do do do do do EXPLOSION do do do do do

Character Chemistry: They’re the only two actually talking to each other in this book, so yep

Plot: Unwanted middle billionaire son is ultimatumed into an arranged merger marriage, so it’s a problem when it turns out he has real chemistry with the wedding planner

Overall: This book is deceptively low key

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Review: You Had Me at Hola by Alexis Daria (2020)

Heat Factor: This sauce is spicy

Character Chemistry: Initial awkwardness leads to friendship leads to steam

Plot: Jasmine and Ashton are just running lines! They swear! Nothing to see here!

Overall: This is the wokest book I’ve ever read

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