With a complex plot and scorching-hot BDSM scenes, The Siren should be required reading this fall. The formidable heroine has an intriguing past and an equally captivating present that will keep readers turning pages to find out more. Fans of Megan Hart will appreciate Reisz’s sardonic wit and ability to plot unexpected twists and turns.
Zachary Easton has one book left to edit before he leaves Royal House Publishing’s New York City offices in six weeks: notorious erotica writer Nora Sutherlin’s latest. Nora is determined to prove herself. As Zach “cracks his editorial whip,” she contends with their attraction, her pull to her charismatic ex and her bond with her intern. Will Nora be signed by Royal House? Can Zach handle Nora’s double life? There are plenty of smoldering curves en route to the answers. (MIRA, Aug., 432 pp., $7.99)