The Donovan brothers heat up the pages in three erotically charged novellas. Their relationships are well developed and create conflict, romance and an arousing novel. Alden can wring every emotion from her characters, especially the fear of being hurt by a loved one. Each heartfelt love story will have readers holding their breath, hoping for a happy ending.

Kit Loughlin writes an online sex column called "Stripping It Down," but her sex life is lacking. Then first love Jake Donovan reappears, determined to prove he's not the man who disappointed her years ago. Dr. Kelly Sullivan comes home to help her sick dad and gives her high school crush, Nick Donovan, "A Taste of Sin." In "Kiss Me Twice," Mike Donovan is shocked when he runs into his old girlfriend, Karen Sullivan, and discovers that their attraction still sparks when they get close. (APHRODISIA, Mar., 336 pp., $12.95)
Reviewed by: 
Gail Pruszkowski