Review: Dirty Defiance by Chelle Bliss & Brenda Rothert

Today we are taking part in the blog tour for DIRTY DEFIANCE by Chelle Bliss & Brenda Rothert. This book is a contemporary romance title that you won’t want to miss! It is available now to read for FREE in KindleUnlimited.

Just when you thought politics couldn’t get any dirtier…

 

DIRTY DEFIANCE by Chelle Bliss & Brenda Rothert

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Book Blurb:

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My husband and I know how to fight. We perfected the art when running against each other for Congress. But that fighting revealed a passion for each other that we couldn’t deny. Battle lines were erased as enemies became lovers. But now we’re in the fight of our lives – we’re battling a smear campaign as he runs for governor. And again, we find ourselves drawn to do what we do best. I won’t be controlled, even by the man who owns my heart. But as tensions escalate to a boiling point, I discover there is one place I like checking my defiance – the bedroom. As Jude takes his dominance over me to a new level, I discover that submission can bring me to places I’ve ever known.

 

MY REVIEW:

Dirty Defiance by Chelle Bliss & Brenda Rothert
Jude & Reagan
BACK AT IT AND HOTTER THAN EVAH
5 Stars

Who knew there was more to these exquisite characters? Who knew that a run for the Governor’s office would be so demanding? Chelle and Brenda, that’s who!! This continuation of Jude and Ray’s life is stressful and exhilarating all at the same time. It was fun to revisit them and see where life has taken them and will be taking them.

Jude is still the brooding alpha Marine, only this time he’s running for Governor. Trying to win the election and keep his marriage in tact are like trying to sew two pieces of Jell-O together. Virtually impossible! He knows what to do, but not how to do it. Now we sit back and wait!

Reagan is seeing things a little bit different now that she’s not running for any seat. She’s a “working girl,” but still finds time for her handsome hubs, that is until he assumes she’ll put his career ahead of hers. Never assume!

Tempers flares, feelings get hurt, and scandals are a plenty. This story was fun and witty yet intense and passionate. These characters fit together well, but face some huge hurdles along the way. It was a quick read, but packed with an excellent storyline. The pacing is perfect, the writing style flawless, and the tension thick. I absolutely enjoyed my time back with Jude and Ray.

 

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ABOUT THE AUTHORS

BRENDA ROTHERT:

Brenda Rothert is an Illinois native who was a print journalist for nine years. She made the jump from fact to fiction in 2013 and never looked back. From new adult to steamy contemporary romance, Brenda creates fresh characters in every story she tells. She’s a lover of Diet Coke, chocolate, lazy weekends and happily ever afters.

 

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CHELLE BLISS:

Chelle Bliss, USA Today Bestselling author, currently lives in a small town near the Gulf of Mexico. She’s a full-time writer, time-waster extraordinaire, social media addict, and coffee fiend. She’s written over thirteen books and has three series available. She loves spending her free time with her boyfriend, 2 cats, and her hamster.
Before becoming a writer, Chelle taught high school history for over ten years. She holds a master’s degree in Instructional Technology and a bachelor’s in history. Although history is her first love, writing has become her dream job and she can’t imagine doing anything else.

 

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Review: Dirty Bastard by Jessica Clare

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Billionaire roughneck Knox Price finds himself twisted by desire for a yoga teacher in this new romance by the New York Times bestselling author of Dirty Scoundrel.

Knox Price has always fallen short in comparison to his brothers. Boone is the ambitious one. Clay is the nice one. Gage is the handsome one. And Knox? Well, he’s the cynical one. The odd man out in the ultra-wealthy but rather unique Price family. It’s not that Knox hates people–it’s that humanity always disappoints him. When you become an oil-rich, Texan billionaire overnight, people treat you a certain way. Just once he’d like to meet someone that isn’t dazzled by his wallet.

Then, he meets struggling yoga teacher Lexi Brandon. She’s weird. She’s unpredictable and tends to say strange things. She lurks in the bushes and dresses in all black. She loves when people cross the street to get away from her. Lexi’s definitely not his type, but she’s also the first one to ever truly see him and not just another rich, dirty Price.

And that’s…fascinating. But how do you catch the interest of a woman who goes out of her way to be odd? When an unexpected surprise throws them both for a loop, Knox decides it’s time to get down and dirty, abandon the rules, and be who he truly is–a bastard.

  

MY REVIEW

Dirty Bastard by Jessica Clare
Knox & Lexi
I KEEP FALLING IN LOVE WITH THESE GUYS
5 Stars

Wow… I mean… WOW!! These Roughneck Billionaire boys just keep getting hotter and hotter. Just when you think you know them and what they’ll do, they surprise you. I don’t know whether to scratch my watch or wind my butt!

Knox is your discreet, prankster type. He’ll put ketchup in your beer and sit back and patiently wait the show. He’s wise to the gold digging women out there and prefers his life to be as uncomplicated as possible. Wait till he meets Lexi, shit’s about to get real.

Lexi (short for Meredith – lmao) is yoga instructor. A good one, but business isn’t always so “busy.” Maybe it’s her “charming” personality. She’s a recluse and prefers her solitary lifestyle. Don’t mistake me; even though she’s a hermit, her one liners and zingers are amazing… she made me laugh out loud multiple times.

The best part about this story is that it has all the elements to perfectly round it out. There’s suspense, love, sex, humor, and the writing style is flawless. The pacing is fast, the dialogue flows nicely, and the characters are entertaining. I loved it!

 

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

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This is a pen name for Jill Myles.

Jill Myles has been an incurable romantic since childhood. She reads all the ‘naughty parts’ of books first, looks for a dirty joke in just about everything, and thinks to this day that the Little House on the Prairie books should have been steamier.

After devouring hundreds of paperback romances, mythology books, and archaeological tomes, she decided to write a few books of her own – stories with a wild adventure, sharp banter, and lots of super-sexy situations. She prefers her heroes alpha and half-dressed, her heroines witty, and she loves nothing more than watching them overcome adversity to fall into bed together.

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#Review – Swallow Me Whole by @gemmajames80

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Sadie Sawyer wants to learn how to blow a guy.

She’s my sister’s best friend.
The girl I’ve known since grade school.
The girl I’ve always considered off-limits.

She’s the girl that crawled under a table in a bar one night and changed everything between us. Now the brain in my pants is more than willing to step up. The rules are simple.

No kissing.
No screwing.
No falling in love.

But the more I let her use my body in the name of experimentation, the more I know being friends isn’t enough. Is it too much to want it all with her?

The taste of her lips.
The sweetness of her innocence.
The chance to earn her love.

I might have a real shot with her…if her douchebag ex and my past don’t ruin everything.

Swallow Me Whole is a friends-to-lovers standalone romance. Full-length at 77,000 words.

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MY REVIEW

Swallow Me Whole by Gemma James
Sadie & Ashton
LOOK OUT DOUGLAS FALLS
5 Stars

What an endearing and complex tale. Sometimes when you think you know where a stories going, you’re blindsided by a plot twist. So sit down, buckle up, and enjoy the ride!

Sadie is caught up trying to please all the men in her life when she should be focusing on herself. She has a cheating boyfriend, a domineering father, and a bestie who tries to push her to be her best and make decisions that aren’t necessarily for “her.”

Ashton is known to be the town “manwhore,” and doesn’t even want to think about commitment. Until an incident with Sadie leaves him with his mouth hanging open, his pants undone, and his mind and other things blown!

The supporting character cast is small but I just have to say something about Sadie’s father. This guy needs a high five in the face with a chair. Jeeze man… family first!

This is a quick read, a standalone… I know I know.. Gemma James (The Queen of Cliffys) wrote a standalone… well, she did and it was fantastic. The pacing is fast, the dialogue flowed, and the characters are comical and endearing. Loved it!

Gemma James

Gemma James is a USA Today and Amazon bestselling author of a blend of genres, from new adult suspense to dark erotic romance. She loves to explore the darker side of human nature in her fiction, and she’s morbidly curious about anything dark and edgy, from deviant sex to serial killers. Readers have described her stories as being “not for the faint of heart.”

She warns you to heed their words! Her playground isn’t full of rainbows and kittens, though she likes both. She lives in Oregon with her husband and their four children–three rambunctious UFC/wrestling-loving boys and one girl who steals everyone’s attention.

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#Review – El Pecador by @AuthorMRobinson

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Book two of a two book series. El Santo (Book one) available now.

FROM USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR M. ROBINSON

So here you are…
Turning the pages, opening the next chapters of my life—wanting to know the next truths of my sins. As if the first half of my life wasn’t enough.
You. Need. More.
You want my redemption.
My heart. My soul.
Your happily ever after…
You. Want. Answers.
And I will grant you the very first one you’re dying to know.

Why did I leave her?

So go ahead.
Turn the page.
I fucking dare you.

You just might not like the answer.
Don’t say I didn’t warn you.

MY REVIEW

El Pecador by M. Robinson
Damien & Amira
GASPS!
5 Stars

Well, well, well… an action packed continuation of Damien’s story… I was warned, but I couldn’t help myself. I needed to find out where he went, what he was doing, and why he left our girl!

Damien is now in a position of power, prestige, and influence. He’s not as spotless as he may seem to some, but his heart is still as pure when it comes to a certain girl. I have to admit I wasn’t so sure about his intentions at first, but the objective sucked me in and, well, here I am.

Amira… holy shit.. Amira is all grown up and in charge! I love this chick! She makes being ruthless look so good. Some of her motives are questionable, but you’ll understand eventually.

The plot twists in this book alone are enough to push even the seasoned reader over the edge. I found it to be a complete page turner and I couldn’t read fast enough. The pacing is fast, the dialogue flows, and the storyline is phenomenal. The characters are powerful and I found myself hanging on every word. Now to bide my time waiting for the spin-off Lost Boy

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

USA Today Bestselling Author of El Pecador, El Santo, Ends Here, Road to Nowhere, El Diablo, The Good Ol’ Boys Standalone Series, The VIP

Trilogy, Tempting Bad, and Two Sides.

  1. Robinson loves to read. She favors anything that has angst, romance, triangles,

cheating, love, and of course sex! She has been reading since the Babysitters Club

and R.L. Stein.

She was born in New Jersey but was raised in Tampa Fl. She is currently pursuing

her Ph.D in psychology, with two years left.

She is married to an amazing man who she loves to pieces. They have two German

Shepherd mixes, a Wheaton, and a Tabby cat.

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New Release & Review: Guilty Sin (Alfa Investigations #4) by Chelle Bliss

Guilty Sin  (Alfa Investigations Series #4)

by Chelle Bliss
 Releases 15th May
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Not met the Alfa Investigators yet, well this is the perfect way to start.  
Guilty Sin can be read as a standalone
 
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When a mission puts a woman under Ret’s protection, he and his longtime girlfriend Alese welcome her into their home. What starts out as a friendship rooted in trust ignites into a romance far bigger than any of them expect.

Love isn’t always neat, and sometimes it can’t be confined to an even number.

Get ready for the hottest book of the series yet. Ret is prepared to make you beg.SEE ALL OF THEM HERE

ALFA Investigations Series:
Book 1: Sinful Intent
Book 2: Unlawful Desire
Book 3: Wicked Impulse
Book 4: Guilty Sin

ALFA Bonus Novellas:
Top Bottom Switch
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MY REVIEW

Guilty Sin by Chelle Bliss
Ret, Alese, and Nya
DIFFERENT IS GOOD!!!
5 Stars

So this isn’t your standard “Chelle Bliss” book… oh no, it’s so much more! Chelle puts her heart and soul on these pages and leaves you with a mouthwatering tale that will keep you wanting more.

Ret and Alese were introduced to us in Top Bottom Switch(highly recommend you read this NOW). I’ve loved them from the beginning and I think I may have fallen even deeper in love with them after this. Alese is so carefree and lighthearted. Don’t get me wrong, she’ll cut your heart out with a spoon if you harm anyone she loves, but her persona is one of independence, exploration, and acceptance. Ret on the other hand is the opposed. He approaches with caution and when Nya enters the mix, he follows Alese’s lead. Good man!

Nya is all kinds of fucked up and how can she not be… she’s been mistreated, neglected, and discarded like a used condom. When she finally gets to Ret and Alese’s house, she’s stand-offish and untrusting, but pour on that Ret charm and the Alese welcoming committee and you just may have a good fit!

This book was so far my favorite in the Alfa series. Not because it’s new, but because it’s uncommon. It opens up your mind to fresh possibilities and different situations. The characters were powerful, the dialogue flows, and the pacing is perfect. Loved it!

The men at ALFA Investigations are tough as nails, all about the chase, and love playing dirty. From ruthless criminals to wild women, they’ll stop at nothing to fight the bad guys and win the girl. 
 
 
Meet the Author
USA Today bestselling author Chelle Bliss currently lives in a small town near the Gulf of Mexico. She’s a full-time writer, time-waster extraordinaire, social media addict, and coffee fiend. She’s written over ten books and has two series available. She loves spending her free time with her boyfriend, 2 cats, and her hamster.

 

Before becoming a writer, Chelle taught high school history for over ten years. She holds a master’s degree in Instructional Technology and a bachelor’s in History. Although history is her first love, writing has become her dream job and she can’t imagine doing anything else.