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Ruthless Princess (Mafia Royals #1) by Rachel Van Dyken

3.5 Stars Born into the mafia, and bred to be a ruthless leader, Serena Abandonato is heir to the throne belonging to her father. Growing up within the Five Families has prepared the newest class of Eagle Elite for their roles… but following the rules set forth by their parents have never been harder than…… Continue reading Ruthless Princess (Mafia Royals #1) by Rachel Van Dyken

4 Star · ARC Review · Bad Boy · Mafia · Novella · Series · Sexy

Royal Bully (Mafia Royals #0.5) by Rachel Van Dyken

4 Stars Welcome back to infamous Eagle Elite… but this time it’s the next generation of mafia running things…. Asher Abandonato knows his place within the families, and he knows the price anyone will pay for associating with them. But, his desire for Claire makes him want to forget all the ramifications that come with being who he is……… Continue reading Royal Bully (Mafia Royals #0.5) by Rachel Van Dyken

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*Release Blitz!* Provoke by Rachel Van Dyken

We are beyond excited to be sharing this release from Rachel Van Dyken with you today! PROVOKE is part of her Seaside Pictures series and it is releasing as part of 1001 Dark Nights. It just went live today! Check out an excerpt and book trailer from the title below. Click here to grab your…… Continue reading *Release Blitz!* Provoke by Rachel Van Dyken

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*Release Blitz!* Finding Him by Rachel Van Dyken

A shattered family, broken hearts, and healing love. Finding Him, an all-new standalone in the Covet duet by New York Times bestselling author Rachel Van Dyken is LIVE! Coming out of a coma was one hell of a wake-up call. While I was in the dark, my estranged twin brother, Bridge, had replaced me in…… Continue reading *Release Blitz!* Finding Him by Rachel Van Dyken

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*Release Blitz!* Stealing Her by Rachel Van Dyken

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author comes an unexpected love story of family, secrets, and the most intimate of deceptions. Stealing Her, an all-new standalone contemporary romance by New York Times bestselling author, Rachel Van Dyken, is live! My estranged twin brother, Julian, was always the wonder boy—and soon-to-be CEO of our ruthless…… Continue reading *Release Blitz!* Stealing Her by Rachel Van Dyken

4 Star · ARC Review · Bad Boy · Lost Love · Paranormal · Series · Slow Burn · Tortured Hero

Darkest Sinner (The Dark Ones Saga #5) by Rachel Van Dyken

4 StarsTimber is a demon… of sorts. Suffering for thousands of years without the feelings of joy, or any other simple emotion, he is miserable in his existence, or lack thereof. It isn’t until Timber meets the newest hire at one of his clubs does he realize that the girl with the odd name is…… Continue reading Darkest Sinner (The Dark Ones Saga #5) by Rachel Van Dyken

4 Star · ARC Review · Contemporary · Novella · Second Chance · Series

Abandon (Seaside Pictures #3.6) by Rachel Van Dyken

4 Stars Ty Cuban is having a bit of an identity crisis… as in all the women he is currently juggling just identified each other… and they are not happy. With a strong suggestion from his bandmates, Ty  has decided to spend the summer helping at a musician-run camp for kids…and in the process, try…… Continue reading Abandon (Seaside Pictures #3.6) by Rachel Van Dyken

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*Surprise Cover Reveal!* Fashion Jungle by Kathy Ireland & Rachel Van Dyken

From Iconic Supermodel, now Global Business Mogul, Kathy Ireland and #1 New York Times Bestselling Author Rachel Van Dyken, comes a cautionary tale of the dark side of the fashion industry where secrets are your currency–and nobody is irreplaceable. Fashion Jungle, an all-new standalone contemporary romance by Rachel Van Dyken and Kathy Ireland is coming…… Continue reading *Surprise Cover Reveal!* Fashion Jungle by Kathy Ireland & Rachel Van Dyken

ARC Review · Kindle Unlimited · Love/Hate · New Beginnings · Novella · Opposites Attract · Slow Burn · Trilogy · Young Adult/New Adult

Summer Heat (Cruel Summer #1) by Rachel Van Dyken

3 Stars Growing up in the shadow of Ray and her rich kid friends, Marlon only ever wanted to escape his circumstances and make something of himself. Until Ray derailed that for him, too. Four years later, Ray isn’t the popular kid anymore, and her money isn’t going to get her special treatment at Summer…… Continue reading Summer Heat (Cruel Summer #1) by Rachel Van Dyken

ARC Review · Forbidden Love · Funny · Kindle Unlimited · Love/Hate · Series · Slow Burn · Sports · Workplace

Kickin’ It (Red Card #2) by Rachel Van Dyken

3.5 Stars Matt Kingston is a sports agent who goes above and beyond for his clients… and his family. So when his sister moves in and brings a surprise guest… he can’t very well kick them out… right? Parker Speedman needs to resurrect her career, and she knows just the sports agent who can help…… Continue reading Kickin’ It (Red Card #2) by Rachel Van Dyken

ARC Review · Bad Boy · Dark(ish) · Forbidden Love · Mafia · New Beginnings · Series · Tortured Hero

Debase (Elite Bratva Brotherhood #1) by Rachel Van Dyken

3.5 Stars Andrei Petrov is the reluctant heir to an empire that he never wanted to be a part of, and he has too much blood on his hands to ever be anything less than a Petrov. After aligning himself with the Italian branch of mafia, he is now not only a killer, but also a traitor… Alice…… Continue reading Debase (Elite Bratva Brotherhood #1) by Rachel Van Dyken

4 Star · ARC Review · Contemporary · Funny · Kindle Unlimited · One Night Stand · Second Chance · Series · Sexy · Sports · Tortured Hero

Risky Play (Red Card #1) by Rachel Van Dyken

4 Stars Mackenzie DuPont is devastated when her fiancee leaves her at the altar, and in the aftermath she is left feeling lost and alone. On a whim she decides that her best solution is to embark on a solo adventure to find a way to move on… and finally do something just for herself.…… Continue reading Risky Play (Red Card #1) by Rachel Van Dyken

4 Star · ARC Review · Contemporary · Musician · New Beginnings · Novella · Series · Sweet · Workplace

All Stars Fall (Seaside Pictures #3.5) by Rachel Van Dyken

4 Stars Penelope decides to move to Seaside, Oregon for a fresh start, and she promptly finds herself with not one, but two jobs. Barista by day and nanny to the three adorable children of a rock star by night, she has her hands full… and she wouldn’t trade that for anything. After his wife…… Continue reading All Stars Fall (Seaside Pictures #3.5) by Rachel Van Dyken

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*Release Blitz!* Kristen Proby’s Crossover Collection

The Kristen Proby Crossover Collection features a new novel by Kristen Proby and by six of her favorite writers! Soaring With Fallon by Kristen Proby Wicked Force by Sawyer Bennett Crazy Imperfect Love by K. L. Grayson Worth Fighting For by Laura Kaye Nothing Without You by Monica Murphy All Stars Fall by Rachel Van…… Continue reading *Release Blitz!* Kristen Proby’s Crossover Collection

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Nightbird Novels: Top Ten of 2018!!

Thank you to everyone for another memorable year!! This was my second year writing the blog, and I had a total blast reading and reviewing SO MANY amazing books. In 2018, I have read 227 books (so far, I do have a day left!!) From there, I have narrowed down every one of my 5…… Continue reading Nightbird Novels: Top Ten of 2018!!