Title: The Initiation of Phoebe Author: Regina Green Publisher: Amazon Source: NetGalley Format: EBook, ~84 pages
Summary: Rural England, 1882. A wealthy and powerful young aristocrat, Jacob, Lord Burlington, his faithful coachman, Ben, and lovely Phoebe, the inexperienced daughter of the village’s public-house proprietor, embark on a new and highly erotic relationship behind the very private walls of Burling Abbey. They are joined by Mrs. Hendrick, the uninhibited cook, who initiates Phoebe into lesbian lovemaking… and enjoys sharing her with Jake. But bonds are fragile, and strong passions have been aroused that will leave Jake, Ben, and Phoebe facing an uncertain future.
Title: Tea for Three Author: Kate St. James Publisher: Blue Wild Source: Amazon Format: EBook, ~37 pages
Summary: Uninhibited tea shop manager Layla Aziz adores her scorching hot relationship with blond and buff construction worker Gil Cuthbert. Her worry is that over the years she’s slept with countless dudes who tickled her libido. Now, can she go the distance with one guy?
Then Gil surprises Layla by arranging a ménage with his best friend, dark and serious Hunter Cole. Gil, it seems, will do anything to keep Layla satisfied. That includes sharing her with ultra-sexy Hunter again and again—not only for a passion-filled night, but for many more to come.
As long as Gil is in charge of her sensual needs…sign her up!
Title: Sorcerer to the Crown Author: Zen Cho Publisher: Ace Source: Ace Format: Softcover, 371 pages
Summary: Magic and mayhem collide with the British elite in this whimsical and sparkling debut.
At his wit’s end, Zacharias Wythe, freed slave, eminently proficient magician, and Sorcerer Royal of the Unnatural Philosophers—one of the most respected organizations throughout all of Britain—ventures to the border of Fairyland to discover why England’s magical stocks are drying up.
But when his adventure brings him in contact with a most unusual comrade, a woman with immense power and an unfathomable gift, he sets on a path which will alter the nature of sorcery in all of Britain—and the world at large…
Title: A Bear’s Year Author: Kathy Duval
Artist: Gerry Turley
Publisher: Schwartz & Wade Source: Edelweiss Format: EBook, ~32 pages
Summary: In this gorgeous, lyrical celebration about the passing of seasons, readers will follow a mother bear and her cubs through the course of a year. Deep in her den under a snowflake blanket, Mama snuggles her newborn babies. When spring arrives, the bears awaken and emerge from their lair, and as the weather warms to summer, Mama teaches her young ones to fish, gather berries, and dig for roots. Then, in fall, the leaves turn gold, food grows scarce, and the family prepares for hibernation and the coming winter.
Title: A Castle Full of Cats Author/Artist: Ruth Sanderson Publisher: Random House Source: Edelweiss Format: EBook, ~40 pages
Summary: The queen’s cats have taken over the palace, and the king has had enough! Beloved artist Ruth Sanderson brings her signature detailed and lush style to this humorous story of royal compromise. Told in rhyme, and with dozens of cats on each page, this gorgeous book is sure to have cat lovers of all ages purring!
Title: Do Super Heroes Have Teddy Bears? Author: Carmela LaVigna Coyle
Artist: Mike Gordon Publisher: Taylor Trade Source: Edelweiss Format: EBook, ~32 pages
Summary: Follow along as two ragtag, everyday super heroes don capes to play in the mud, save their stuffed animals from certain peril, conquer the vegetables at dinner, and overcome darkness at night. Are super heroes always brave and daring? We’re brave and bold and kind and caring.
After five successful books in the “Princesses” series, Carmela LaVigna Coyle now turns her attention to an all new childhood fantasy in this wonderful new story about imagination and play. Every little boy and girl has a super hero somewhere inside just waiting to come out. Tie on your cape (blankies recommended) and join the adventure. P.S. Do super heroes have teddy bears? Why, yes, they do!
Title: Lonely Shore Author: Jenn Burke & Kelly Jensen Publisher: Carina Press Source: NetGalley Format: EBook, ~187 pages
Summary: All they can do is live day to day…
Felix Ingesson has returned to his duties as the Chaos’s engineer with Zander Anatolius, his ex-boyfriend-turned-broken-super-soldier, at his side. Hope means something again. But there’s nothing Felix can do to battle the alien poison flowing through Zander’s veins, or his imminent mental decline. With each passing day, the side effects of Zander’s experimental training are becoming more difficult to ignore.
When the ruthless Agrius Cartel seeks their revenge—including an ambush and an attempt to kidnap the Chaos’s crew—Zander is pushed over the edge. He can no longer hide his symptoms, nor does he want to. But hurting Felix when he’s not in control of himself is Zander’s worst nightmare—when it nearly happens, he agrees to seek help. Even if that means trusting the unknown.
As Zander places his life in alien hands, Felix appoints himself his lover’s keeper. And though he tries to be strong, he can’t ignore the fact that he might lose Zander…forever this time.
Title: The Harem Club Author: Jane Nin Publisher: SilkWords, LLC Source: NetGalley Format: EBook, ~52 pages
Summary: Married young, recently divorced, she thinks she’s ready to get back in the game. But when she receives an invitation to an exclusive, adults-only club, she wonders is she ready for this?
Title: The Secret Journal of Ichabod Crane Authors: Alex Irvine Publisher: Three Rivers Press Source: Edelweiss Format: Ebook, ~201 pages
Summary: From Fox’s breakout hit “Sleepy Hollow,” an unprecedented look inside the mind of one of TV’s hottest new characters.Set before the end of season one.