Welcome to the Mystic Desire Paranormal Romance Anthology blog tour! Today I have the pleasure of sharing my review with you!
Unconditional Lust – Breanna Hayse:
A swimmingly good romance where maritime monsters, cursed merfolk men and a tough Captain Nurys Shaye meld together within a beauty and the beast theme. Just what is feeding on the humans? This sexy story shows how the power of love can overcome anything, whatever the circumstances. Warmed the cockles of my heart!
The Sweetest Magic of All – Alice Renaud:
Can a witch in training ever be with a powerful warlock? This romantic time-travelling story will transport you into a magical world of which goes in search of a missing magical amulet that could save apprentice witch Alice’s Auntie May’s life! A beautifully, romantic and happy story. Enchantinglyevocative!
Bewitching the Wolf – Zia Westfield :
This is a fun romance about detective Brodie MacEwan (a shapeshifting wolf) and Alice Humphreys (a witch who runs a magical B&B). Something, or someone has drawn them together, and it’s not just the murder of Aunt Cora’s husband. But why? A charming, sexy, read with a laugh out loud colourful cast! True love with a magical twist. And one drunk leprechaun!
An Awareness of Evil – Dee S. Knight :
When Amanda Marsterson senses a child crying for help and goes to the police with her theory, not everyone takes her physic skills seriously, that is, until she meets Brendan Gilchrist and they discover more than they bargained for. An exciting, suspenseful story about the power of love!
Love that Binds – Carol Schoenig :
A haunting, romantic tale of everlasting love, which literally gave me a big loving hug at the end! Loved it!
Dream Catcher – Callie Carmen :
The power of two dream catchers made at the same time by Native American Indians is wonderfully clear in this heartwarming romance that binds soulmates together, forever. This story gave me lots of feels!
Life Saving – Anne Krist :
A heartwrenching story about a a child’s love for her mother. Can two broken souls be fixed by a child’s love? Hauntingly satisfying!
The Mortal Vampire – Suzanne Smith :
A heaven sent story of love and redemption, with a wicked twist to a seductive vampire’s tale. Can a coldblooded killer ever become an honourable man? What a killer twist!
Love from the Mist – Patricia Elliott :
Soulmates can be found in the strangest of places. A strong story of life and death, a plane crash, a water nymph and a lifesaving connection between two strangers. Or are they? This story set my heart on fire!
Love’s Ghost – R.M. Olivia :
A romantic setting, where a husband comes back as a ghost for one last chance before passing over forever. A bittersweet ending, with the promise of more to come… at least that’s what I hope! This romance left me sad, but satisfied!
Love Knows No Apocalypse – Patricia Elliott :
Love is all around, and so are the undead! When Samantha and Steve come together they’re stranded with zombies, and it’s a constant battle to stay alive. Will it take a zombie apocalypse for Samantha to realise that love is worth fighting for too? An action-packed zombie romance with a smashing, sexy ending!
Calling All Angels – Lora Logan :
Elijah and Celeste fall for each other hard, but untold secrets threaten to destroy more than their love. When two lovers shouldn’t be together, how can something so wrong be so right? A comforting, emotional story!
The Anniversary – Richard Savage :
Evelyn, married to James, but having an affair with Peter, her Master and dominant. Although it’s not as simple as it sounds, and she only meets up with Peter once a year for reasons revealed at the end of the story. A wonderful romance about two lovers in a BDSM lifestyle. Peter is teaching Evelyn how to uncage her gift of submission to bring out her inherent need to please and serve him. A story of love, trust and the power of giving yourself totally to another person – with bittersweet, magical twist!
Through the Veil – Jan Selbourne :
The power of love across different worlds! When Rachel Finlay searches for the truth through the veil, she finds love across the ages. But at what price? A haunting historical, time-travelling romance with a warm fuzzy-feeling ending!
A Paranormal Romance Anthology
with stories by Breanna Hayse, Alice Renaud, Zia Westfield, Dee S. Knight, Carol Schoenig, Callie Carmen, Anne Krist, Suzanne Smith, Patricia Elliott, R.M. Olivia, Richard Savage, Lora Logan, Jan Selbourne
Mystic Desire is a collection of short paranormal romance stories. This is a
chance to read and discover the work of a diverse group of very
The themes in this book are varied, as are the collection of characters
and artifacts, including Native American dream catchers, mystical
jewelry, and characters such as lustful vampires, hot warlocks, a
grumpy leprechaun, a ghostly terrier, a zombie apocalypse and things
that go bump in the night.
From soft and tender love to hot passionate, kinky sex,
there is something for everyone in this anthology.
Unconditional Lust – Breanna Hayse
The massive, hideous merrow leader, Muruch, craves the taste of human
flesh. Confined to the ocean, he feeds his horde with sailors from
ships pulled into the maw of the Bermuda Triangle. When US Army
Captain, Nurys Shaye, puts her life on the line to save him after
being captured, his hunger for human flesh is shadowed by the desire
for her body and her love. Will she be able to see past his
appearance and trust him to break down her walls and teach her to feel?
The Sweetest Magic of All – Alice Renaud
When a sexy apprentice witch and a hot warlock go back in time to locate a
magical amulet, they find more than they bargained for. It’s May Eve,
the most magical night of the year, and normal rules don’t apply…
Bewitching the Wolf – Zia Westfield
The Witch, Alice Humphreys has poured her heart and soul into creating a
magical B&B where guests experience the fantasy vacation of their
dreams! Brodie MacEwan has been sent to investigate the
mysterious death of his uncle. He never expected to discover his soul
mate in his dreams. But is the illusion real? Alice knows that there
is something all too predatory about the Scotsman and he makes her
body tingle in places it shouldn’t!
An Awareness of Evil – Dee S. Knight
Only two things stand between evil and a small girl: the visions of Amanda
McMasters and Detective Brendan Gilchrist. Neither can afford to be
Love that Binds – Carol Schoenig
On the outskirts of a small town where nothing grows, a young girl,
Ianthee, is being bullied and accused of being a witch. Young Caleb,
inexplicably drawn to Ianthee, comes to her rescue. Before they can
explore their feelings, Caleb and his family disappear. What happened
to him, and what part does a long-ago legend play in their lives?
Dream Catcher – Callie Carmen
Long ago, a medicine man had made a matched set of dream catchers as a
wedding gift to protect the Chief’s daughter and her warrior
husband. He had called upon the benevolent spirits to keep the two
soul mates safe and in a loving, healthy marriage. It was foretold
that if the two dream catchers were ever divided the new owners would
be drawn together as soul mates. Was that possible?
Life Saving – Anne Krist
Saving lives isn’t just for adults. Sometimes the innocent magic of a child
can do the job better.
The Mortal Vampire – Suzanne Smith
Remy enjoys life as a vampire, never giving a thought to sucking every
last drop of tasty blood out of his unfortunate victims and leaving
them doornail dead. But his cold and carefree existence changes the
day he crosses paths with the beautiful and mysterious mortal Angela.
Love from the Mist – Patricia Elliott
When Jace Warden learns that his brother plans to announce his engagement
at a family get together, he flees to the other side of the world to
escape the joyous celebration.
Or at least attempts to… His plane never makes it, and he winds up
trapped on an island. Little does he realize, he’s not alone;
there’s a mischievous little entity milling about, and she wants to play.
Love’s Ghost – R.M. Olivia
“Sorry, babe. I know it hurts to hear.” John frowned. I’ll make this
brief. I spoke to the man in charge, and he is giving me one last chance.”
“I’m allowed to make love to my wife one last time before I have to cross
over. So, are you ready for your husband? Are you ready for me,
Ingrid?” He lifted my chin up and ran his thumb along my lips. I
felt a chill go down my spine. How could this be real? How could this
Love Knows No Apocalypse – Patricia Elliott
Getting stranded in the middle of a storm was not Samantha Wheeler’s idea
of an ideal situation, especially in the middle of a zombie
apocalypse. But fighting zombies was the easy part; her heart,
though, was a whole other matter. Thanks to a man named Steve Jones.
When they find themselves in danger, she has to decide what’s more
important – dying for someone you love or surviving.
Calling All Angels – Lora Logan
Elijah Baker, an immortal tasked with fighting against demons that exist on
earth, finds peace when he meets his new neighbor, Celeste. But when
he realizes that their love comes with a cost, he is faced with
choosing between his calling and a chance at true love.
The Anniversary – Richard Savage
A cruel twist of fate wrenched Evelyn and Peter apart on their wedding
anniversary. Evelyn’s life descends into darkness. James enters
her life giving her a chance of happiness. Evelyn discovers a piece
of jewelry, that has the power to grant her time with Peter on their
anniversary. She adores James, but needs Peter. Can she ever really
let Peter go, while there’s still a chance they can be together?
Through the Veil – Jan Selbourne
A beautiful March day in 1875 ends in tragedy when the wagon carrying
Helen and Marcus plunges down the mountainside. Generations pass
before Rachel Finlay finds an old sepia photo of a man and woman. She
knows them but she’s never met them and now, for the peace of mind
she desperately craves, she goes back to where it began. In time,
through the veil, knowing she may never return.