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The Gansett Island Series
“Marie’s books focus on a main couple but always includes many supporting characters that enable us to see their lives and relationships grow and change. I really enjoyed this story and the idea of the episodes.” —review of EPISODE 1: VICTORIA & SHANNON from Comfy Chair Books
“I enjoyed this short story and my ferry ride over to Gansett Island. Victoria and Shannon’s story is a poignant story about friendship, community, faith and love. The ending of this book was beautifully written and perfect for Victoria and Shannon.” —review of EPISODE 1: VICTORIA & SHANNON from Lady Celeste Reads Romance
“Great read that has the perfect background for a mini vacation. I am going to love these novella length check ins of our favorite island inhabitants. Marie has a way of capturing her readers with spell bounding tales of the fluidity of each relationships among our beloved Gansett Island residents.” —5 star review of EPISODE 1: VICTORIA & SHANNON from Jezabell Girl & Friends
“Simply put, the Gansett Island Episodes are a welcome addition to the McCarthy/Gansett Island world and I’m looking forward to more from one of my favorite series of all time.” —4 star review of EPISODE 1: VICTORIA & SHANNON from Straight Shootin’ Book Reviews
“The writing was great, the story even greater… You’ll always get a quality read full of heart!” —review of LIGHT AFTER DARK by Every After Book Reviews
“I was licking my lips, holy smokes this man is hot, romantic and totally swoon worthy!” —5 star review for LIGHT AFTER DARK from Rusty’s Reviews
“Two people discovering that after the dark comes the light where they find the happiness and love that’s been missing in their lives. Another amazing book in the Gansett Island series, don’t miss Light After Dark.” — 4.5 star review for LIGHT AFTER DARK from Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews
“Both Mallory and her man had deep pasts. I loved how they helped to bring them together and make them stronger as a couple.” —4 star review for LIGHT AFTER DARK from A Novel Glimpse
“This is such an awesome series and if you have not read even one book in this series yet I suggest you get going.” —5 star review of LIGHT AFTER DARK from My Trending Stories
“DESIRE AFTER DARK gives readers everything they’ve come to expect from author Marie Force: fun, laughter, tears, love and a whole lot of sexy times.”—4.5 star review from Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews
“DESIRE AFTER DARK is emotional, heartwarming, and sexy. Marie Force created two characters that just fit together.”—4 star review from Harlequin Junkies
“Marie Force is a new author for me and I absolutely loved her writing style!!… I loved that I was introduced to this series and I can’t wait to see what Marie Force comes out with next!”—5 star review of DESIRE AFTER DARK at Crazii Bitches Book Blog
“DESIRE AFTER DARK was a sweet, fun read with a bit of pulling on your heartstrings. I enjoyed how well matched Slim and Erin were for each other.”—review from Love Affair with Fiction
“The banter, the desire, the fun wonderful community and the great writing by Marie Force has turned me on to this series…now I have a TON of catching up to do. What a way to spend the summer!”—review of DESIRE AFTER DARK by Bound by Books
“Force fills her stories with family, love and laughter, sadness and secrets uncovered. She vividly describes the scenery, as well as some burning-up-the-sheets moments that add so much to the story.”—4.5 blue ribbon rating for DESIRE AFTER DARK from Romance Junkies
“Marie Force’s writing made me laugh, my heart ache, and had me completely involved in everyone’s lives. I will definitely go back and read the other 14 books and whatever else she has coming.” 4 of 5 iScream cones review of DESIRE AFTER DARK at iScream Books
“That’s one thing I love about these books, there is always something or somebody to look forward to! Ms. Force builds the interest slowly and then gives you a fully developed love story. I love the humor, heart and passion she infuses into every book.”—4 star review of DESIRE AFTER DARK from Straight Shootin’ Book Reviews
“It took me no time at all to fall completely, absolutely, head-over-heels in love with Slim, Erin, and all of the McCarthys, and to pick up the gist of the various stories from previous books.”—5 star review of DESIRE AFTER DARK from Smut Book Junkie
“Delightful, humorous, steamy but most of all a wonderful love story.”—5 star review of DESIRE AFTER DARK from Rusty Reading
“The best thing is that although [DESIRE AFTER DARK] is #15 in the series (how crazy is that!!) you can pick this book up and not be confused about the characters or the happenings that are going on throughout the book. I highly recommend this book-take a trip to Gansett Island-you will not be disappointed.”—4 star review by Smut-Brarian
“This book was definitely a warm fuzzy read and I turned the last page with a smile on my face. I recommend you introduce yourself to the people of Gansett Island!”—4 star review of DESIRE AFTER DARK at Books Need TLC
“It is always great to read a new story about Gansett Island, it’s like coming home to your family as you get to catch up with what is going on in their lives.”—4.5 star review of DESIRE AFTER DARK from MI Bookshelf
“Sweet, sexy and packed with a lot of emotion this book reminded me of why I fell in love with this series years ago.”—five star review of CELEBRATION AFTER DARK from Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews
“I fell head over heels in LOVE with Shane McCarthy… Shane and Katie are magic together. These characters are so well written that as you read, these characters become your friends. You hurt with them, you laugh with them and you want to fight for them.”—4.5 Star Review of KISSES AFTER DARK by Piper from Guilty Pleasures
“MEANT FOR LOVE is one of the BEST Gansett Island books so far. I immediately wanted to read it again when I finished.” —Piper, Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews
“Bravo, Ms. Force for your brave and emotional storytelling. Marie Force’s Season for Love is another McCarthys of Gansett Island keeper!!” —Joyfully Reviewed SEASON FOR LOVE. Read the full review.
“I always look forward to a Marie Force release. She manages to create lovable characters who can get a reader to fall in love with them in as little as five words (Hi, my name is…). There is something special about the group that lives on Gansett Island. It’s always enjoyable to be able to reconnect with our friends from previous stories, drop in on their lives or meet new friends. They’re a fun, friendly, loving group of people who make you want to go back to Gansett Island again and again.” —Night Owl Reviews of SEASON FOR LOVE. Read the full review.
“Marie Force weaves a magical story with HOPING FOR LOVE! I’m totally enamored with Grace and Evan! When I got to the last page I said, “noooooooo I don’t want it to be over!” I just love everything about Ms. Force’s McCarthys of Gansett Island series! These people have become like family. They make me laugh and cry and dream of love. Grace and Evan’s beautiful relationship blooms stunningly in Hoping for Love. Both characters have a lot of questions about their feelings and I love how Ms. Force leads these two down the path of love.” —Joyfully Reviewed
“This is the first Gansett Island book I’ve read, but it’s clear that Force makes a habit of creating irresistible characters and dramatic situations. Hang out with Evan and Grace and you’ll want to stay on Gansett Island, too!” —USA Today’s Happy Ever After on HOPING FOR LOVE. Read the full review.
“Ms. Force has the ability to make you fall in love with her Island and all of the quirky and sweet characters that reside there. I can’t wait to read the next story in this fantastic series! FALLING FOR LOVE is another keeper in the McCarthy’s of Gansett Island series!” —Joyfully Reviewed.Read the full review.
“READY FOR LOVE is a beautiful and inspiring love story. I was riveted to the pages of Ready for Love not only for this magical romance but for the outstanding secondary plot lines as well. This may be my first McCarthys of Gansett Island book but it will not be my last! I am in love with these people and the tiny island they live on.” —Joyfully Reviewed
“FOOL FOR LOVE was a treat to read with engaging characters and their deep love for one another. Marie Force writes wonderfully, romantic heroes that you just want to curl up next to! —Joyfully Reviewed
“I fall in love with Marie’s characters; they are people I wish I knew, who I wish were my friends.”—Review of FOOL FOR LOVE from Fangs, Wands & Fairy Dust. Read the full review here.
“MAID FOR LOVE was a charming beach read that had you believing in the HEA.” ——Joyfully Reviewed
The Quantum Series
“I actually think the Quantum books might be tied (no pun) with Fifty Shades and Crossfire for being some of the hottest series I’ve read! But to me, the most important thing is that this author really understands and respects that important balance in erotic romance between the emotional connection to the characters, the actual character development, and finally the sex.” —4.5 Stars, Top Favorite for RAVENOUS, Aestas Book Blog
“RAVENOUS looks at family and friendship; betrayal and revenge; love and a happily ever after. The premise is seductive and emotional; the characters are colorful, complex, and passionate; the romance is vibrant and intoxicating. RAVENOUS is a great addition to MS Force’s QUANTUM series.”—review by The Reading Cafe
“The rich plot, the well developed characters, the first person narration…I feel a connection with the story since the first page and I couldn’t put it down.”—Review of RAVENOUS, Blog on the Run
“I adored everything about this sexy, intense and tender erotic romance, with witty dialogues and heartfelt moments. The writing was flawless and this book was perfect of sweetness and sexiness.”—5 star review of RAVENOUS from Bookish Attic
“This just became my favorite Quantum book of the series. Five HUGE stars for this one!— 5 star review of RAVENOUS from Books Photos and A Little Bit of Everything
“M.S. Force ardently wrote a story that was brimming with so much heat, passion, intensity, and steam that readers could feel the sexual attraction pulsating and reverberating between Jasper and Ellie. So if you like you a hot British alpha hero who has a penchant for dirty talks and sexual control, then I would definitely recommend you to read RAVENOUS.”— 5 star review from Four Chicks Flipping Pages
“Have you ever read a book so full of scintillating sex, witty inner dialog, and “slipped out phrases” that made you smile and laugh? That was my reaction to many scenes within this HOT DAYUM latest installment of M.S. Force’s Quantum Series.”— 5 heart review of RAVENOUS from Lovetiggi’s I Love My Authors
“5 KINK Review, Where have I been? This series is a spanking BDSM live wire…Trust me, buy the series and RAVENOUS.”— 5 KINK review from Mile High KINK Book Club
“Nothing gets to me quite like chemistry that has the force of a mack truck, and a hero with a filthy mouth and an accent to die for. Suffice to say that RAVENOUS made ME ravenous for more…I honestly might have wept a little bit when I finished this book.”— review from Same Book, Different Review
“Do yourself a favor and pick up this book- well actually the entire series- you will not be disappointed. I have read many books by Marie Force and this series is quickly becoming my all time favorite.”— 5 star review of RAVENOUS from The Smut-Brarians
“This is the kind of book you will obsess over when you have to put it down to go about your daily life.”— 4.5 star review of RAVENOUS from Shh Moms Reading
RAVENOUS is “A great combo of sexy, sweet and dirty!”—Emma Chase, New York Times Bestselling author of “Royally Screwed”
“I devoured this book. I went from RAVENOUS to extremely well-satisfied. Another sexy winner from M.S. Force.”—Sawyer Bennett, New York Times Bestselling Author
Jasper is “polite, cool, calm, and collected but yet dirty, dominant, and the good kind of bad at the same time.”—5 star review of RAVENOUS from A Hopeless Romantic’s Booklandia
“Holy hotness of kinkery!”—5 star review of RAVENOUS by Nerdy Chick
“It’s a nonstop sexual adventure…”—5 star review of RAVENOUS by Mile High KINK Book Club
“This book was so so so good and it was an absolute joy for me to read this and to see the whole Quantum family come together was nothing short of bliss for me. I didn’t think that I would actually love Hayden. Like yes. Love no. But I did! Gosh did I love his character so much!” —4.5 star review of RAPTUROUS from New Chicks on the Blog
“Wow, this fourth book in the Quantum series, Addie and Hayden’s story, is hot, hot, hot!!! I was turning pages and losing sleep. I kept thinking that I was a very happy reader with M. S. Force venturing into writing this darker series…..with more hopefully on the way…” —5 star review of RAPTUROUS from Luv My Books’ Reviews
“RAPTUROUS is a provocative story line with impassioned characters, and sensational $ex scenes. The premise is engaging and emotional; the characters are dynamic and engaging; the romance is compelling with a little bit of kink on the side.” —review of RAPTUROUS from The Reading Cafe
“I loved the complex characters in this story. They had secret lives in a place where everyone lives under a microscope. I enjoyed this book very much.”—review of RAPTUROUS from Debb’s Reads
“…It was brilliant. I loved the story line, the characters, the hot sex lol (who doesn’t), the writing was spot on because I felt it all! Every emotion was there and you can feel it.” —4 star review of RAPTUROUS from Sanaa’s Book Blog
“This is truly an example of how erotic romance should be. The sex is mind-blowingly hot, but it always serves to drive the story forward in some way, or to strengthen the relationship between the main couple. I was beyond impressed with the way it was written.”—review of VICTORIOUS from Aestas Book Blog
“Seriously… What a fantastically ADDICTIVE and thrilling series. And like I said, oh-my is it ever HOT!!!! Can I just say how totally awesome it is to literally have the entire trilogy available at once so that you can read straight through all the books with no stopping!! This is pure BOOK HEAVEN!!”—review of VALOROUS from Aestas Book Blog
“I’m highly anticipating the next book in the Quantum Trilogy. I want to know what happens.”—four star review of VIRTUOUS by Night Owl Erotica
“This is an erotic romance but I loved that the story did not revolve around the sex. The heart of the story was them and the sex complimented the story, but it was not the center of it. Every scene drove the story forward and was (in some way) character building. THIS is how a strong erotic romance should be!” and “This book just had everything I love it in. It had amazing writing, a gripping story, characters I fell in love with and respected, and a romance that made my heart melt.”—5 star review of VIRTUOUS from Aestas Book Blog
“Virtuous has everything we’ve come to expect from a Marie Force book- a beautifully written, emotional story, engaging characters, brilliant dialogue, and lots of romance. Writing for the first time as M.S. Force, she gives readers the added bonus of hot, steamy sex, dirty talk, and BDSM. While this series might not appeal to all of Marie’s readers, I loved it and can’t wait for the next installment!”—4 star review of VIRTUOUS at Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews
“I honestly fell in love with Flynn. Talk about a book boyfriend. Ladies you don’t know what you’re missing.”—5 star review of VIRTUOUS from Schemxy Girl Book Blog
“I am going to make this very easy for you all – M. S. Force’s new Quantum Trilogy? Get it on your TBR. #OCTB. Whatever you have to do, but make a point to read these three books, because based on Virtuous, the first book out today, this series is going to be AHHHH-MAZING.”—Review of VIRTUOUS at The Literary Gossip
“First, the writing is impeccable, as one would expect from Ms. Force. It’s clean, filled with wit and sensuality and the storyline is one that almost every woman can relate to…”—4 star review of VIRTUOUS at The Romance Reviews
The Treading Water Series
“Marie does a wonderful job writing a believable May/December romance. I loved Kate and Reid together this time around. As their story unfolds you can really feel that they belonged together, and that age is just a number. The heart loves who it loves.” —Guilty Pleasures on COMING HOME
As with any Marie Force book, you are immediately immersed in this storyline and connect with the characters. Once you start, you are hard pressed to put this down and you’re smiling or holding your breath through all their ups and down. Another excellent read! —MARKING TIME, A Reviewer Top Pick at Night Owl Reviews. Read the full review.
“Marie Force has worked her magic once again with MARKING TIME. —Joyfully Reviewed, A Recommended Read. Read the full review.
“I don’t know when I have been so engrossed in a novel.”—a recommended read from Joyfully Reviewed. Click here to read the full review of MARKING TIME.
“Hat’s off to you Ms. Force for creating a stunning masterful trilogy (now a series with the fourth book, Coming Home) that I will be recommending to everyone!”—STARTING OVER, a recommended read from Joyfully Reviewed
“Even as I sit here a day after finishing STARTING OVER I have happy tears in my eyes thinking about how this trilogy ended. Hat’s off to you Ms. Force for creating a stunning masterful trilogy that I will be recommending to everyone!”— —Joyfully Reviewed, A Recommended Read. Read the full review.
“The finale to the Treading Water trilogy was an enchanting lesson in ensuring a low point in your life doesn’t define the person you become. It is wonderfully written with characters that envelope you in their world. This book is an excellent ending to a series of books that truly pulled at my heartstrings.” —STARTING OVER, A Reviewer Top Pick, Night Owl Reviews. Read the full review.
TREADING WATER, “shines the light on the good and the bad in life and proves that one moment can change everything and it’s never too late to find love.”—A recommended read from Joyfully Reviewed
“Treading Water is a definite must read! Treading Water creates an emotional firestorm within the reader. It shines the light on the good and the bad in life and proves that one moment can change everything and it’s never too late to find love. Marie Force grabbed my heart and squeezed every ounce of emotion out of it but most importantly her monumental story left me blissful. TREADING WATER may be fiction but it gives me hope; hope in everyday people and happily ever after. I cannot wait for the next book in this trilogy, Marking Time.” —Joyfully Reviewed, a “Recommended Read” for November! Read the full review.
“(TREADING WATER) isn’t your typical romance where you’re positive you’re going to get the happy ending you were hoping for at the beginning. It will rip your heart out at times and having you weeping for joy at others. A stunning story about learning to love again and learning when to let go to those you love.” —Night Owl Reviews, Reviewer Top Pick
The Fatal Series
“Force’s 11th Fatal romantic thriller continues her trend of writing likable, relatable characters who are entirely capable of handling the inevitably dire situations that occur in their high-risk jobs.” —review of FATAL THREAT from Publisher’s Weekly
“I don’t think there is a book couple, after 11 books, that I love more than Sam and Nick. The stories get better and better. And this couple…they are constantly growing and evolving.” —review of FATAL THREAT from Cocktails and Books
“a delightful almost-political but-not-quite story of murder, intrigue and yummie romance” —4.5 star review of FATAL THREAT from Mystery Sequels
“Marie Force is an awesome storyteller and her Fatal series is one that will just suck you right in. It doesn’t matter if you start at the first book or the latest, each has a unique story that you can enjoy.”—5-star TOP PICK of FATAL IDENTITY from Night Owl Reviews
“I loved Sam from page one. Stubborn, feisty, totally in love with her husband and son, their dynamic and chemistry is really great. I love it when an author takes a couple on in a series and shows us what their life is like after that initial HEA.”—B+ review of FATAL IDENTITY from Smexy Books
“This book is full of suspense, twists and turns, lies, murder and of course romance. Ms. Force writes a great story with wonderful characters.”—4 star review of FATAL IDENTITY from Alpha Book Club
“FATAL IDENTITY keeps the Sam and Nick train rolling with another fantastic story involving kidnapped children, the FBI and Nick proving why he’s my freaking alpha male book husband.”—4.5 star review from Cocktails and Books
“I devoured FATAL IDENTITY! If you are a fan of the Fatal series, you will devour this one as well.”—5 star review from My Girlfriend’s Couch Blog
“FATAL IDENTITY is the first book I’m reading from the Fatal series by Marie Force and I want more. There is nothing I like better than a good mystery and Marie Force Deliveries with a capital “D”.—5 stamps review from Badass Blogettes
“I adore this couple. Their relationship is not only incredibly hot, it’s sweet and devoted. And, it’s not perfect. The world doesn’t stop with “happily ever after,” life goes on and it’s messy and full of ups and downs. But, they handle the situations beautifully.”—5 star review of FATAL IDENTITY from Elle Christensen/Books Need TLC
“I am a total Fatal Series fan! I am like a crazy person when I get my hands on each one of the books in this series.”—5 star review of FATAL IDENTITY from Books Photos and a Little Bit of Everything Else
“FATAL IDENTITY was everything a mystery should be to me: an action-packed, heart pounding, sexy ride full of ups and downs and twists and turns. I just couldn’t get enough of this book and I can’t wait for the next crazy case to come Sam’s way.”—5 star review from A Hopeless Romantic’s Booklandia
“I’ve been a lover of the Fatal Series since its inception like 10 books ago, and not a single one has disappointed me. They all follow Nick and Sam’s life together and I am still just as interested in them…”—5 star review of FATAL IDENTITY from Alphas Do It Better Book Blog
“It’s a gripping book that I read in just over two days, whilst no chapter was left on a cliffhanger, it did leave me wanting to know more. Overall it really was an excellent book.”—5 star review from A Booklover’s Emporium
“Emotionally charged and yet deliciously romantic, Sam and Nick need to work their way through their jobs, their marriage, and an adoption. I so recommend this book and this series as it’s the perfect mesh of mystery and romance.”—5 star review of FATAL SCANDAL by Terri at Night Owl Reviews
FATAL MISTAKE is “another awesome political/police adventure… The suspect wasn’t easily found and the ending was perfect. This series is fantastic in so many ways making it a definite must read for mystery fans.” —Terri, Night Owl Reviews, Top Pick. Read the full review here.
“I absolutely loved this book. I think it might be my favorite in the series so far! The romance, the mystery, the ongoing story lines…everything about these story lines has me sitting on the edge of my seat and begging for more. I am anxiously awaiting the next in this series. I give FATAL DECEPTION an A.” —The Book Pushers. Read the full review.
“This series just keeps getting better and that’s saying something because it was pretty damn AWESOME from the start!!! I LOVE reading the progression of Nick and Sam’s relationship. I LOVE reading about all my other favorite characters and how their relationships are progressing also. Nick & Sam are definitely my all time favorite couple, hands down!!” —Best of the Best Rating from Belle’s Book Bag on FATAL DECEPTION.Read the full review.
“The suspense is thick, the passion between Nick and Sam just keeps getting hotter and hotter.” A true gem from Guilty Pleasures review of FATAL DECEPTION.Read the full review.
“Each book is an absolute thrill ride with not only whatever investigation Sam and her faithful fellow police officers, but also the emotional journey she takes with Senator Nick Cappuano.” —Cocktails and Books review of FATAL DECEPTION.Read the full review.
“Force pushes the boundaries by deftly using political issues like immigration to create an intricate mystery.” —RT Book Reviews, 4 Stars for FATAL CONSEQUENCES
“Marie Force’s second novel in the Fatal series is an outstanding romantic suspense in its own right; that it follows the fantastic first installment only sweetens the read.”— —RT Book Reviews, 4.5 Stars for FATAL JUSTICE
“Sizzle, mystery and suspense…FATAL AFFAIR has it all! Nick and Sam are a perfect pair and Marie Force is definitely an author to watch!” ——Christy Reece, NYT Bestselling author of the Last Chance Rescue series
“This novel is The O.C. does D.C., and you just can’t get enough.” —RT Book Reviews, 4.5 Stars for FATAL AFFAIR
“I cannot wait to continue working on this series! I love Sam and Nick.”—4.5 star review of FATAL AFFAIR from Mignon Mikel Reviews
“So throughout the book we have their simmering sexual tension but we also have this really interesting murder to solve and Marie Force keeps you on the EDGE the entire time.” — Review of FATAL AFFAIR by Sara Strand. Read the full review here.
The Green Mountain Series
“Completely entertaining and utterly sexy; romance doesn’t get much better than Ain’t She Sweet by Marie Force.”—5 star review of AIN’T SHE SWEET from Guilty Pleasures
“Force vividly describes scenery, includes burn-up-the-sheets moments, and writes a loving romance.”—4.5 blue ribbon rating of AIN’T SHE SWEET by Romance Junkies
“I adore coming back to Butler, Vermont to catch up with the big, loving Abbott family every time!”—4 suns review of AIN’T SHE SWEET from Waves of Fiction
“Tyler is the perfect man to break through Charley’s tough exterior to see the emotional woman underneath.”—5 star review of AIN’T SHE SWEET from Romance Reader
“Read this book when you are looking to be cheered up, whether it is in bed on a rainy day or poolside on a perfect summer day, Ain’t She Sweet is the perfect read.”—4 star review of AIN’T SHE SWEET from Book Briefs
“There is no doubt in my mind that I will read this book again. From beginning to end, I gobbled it up!”—4.5 star review by Straight Shootin’ Book Reviews
“I found Ain’t She Sweet to be a fast-paced, entertaining read with a likeable hero and heroine whose happily ever after will leave you with a smile on your face.”—Review of AIN’T SHE SWEET by Wit and Sin
“This is such a fun family saga.”—4.5 star review of AIN’T SHE SWEET by Living in a Fictional World
“Marie Force has done it again, with a wonderful romance, a couple with some issues, and a super family that we want to continue to spend time with. Ain’t She Sweet is another do not miss in the Green Mountain series. If you enjoy romance, a great family, small town and wonderful couples, not to mention sweet fun sexy stories, then you need to read this series.”—Review of AIN’T SHE SWEET by The Reading Cafe
“Being a witness to Ella and Gavin giving into their connection kept me engaged and glued to my kindle.”—4.5 star review of IT’S ONLY LOVE from Shh Mom’s Reading
“IT’S ONLY LOVE will have you laughing and crying at the same time. I was cheering for Ella and Gavin to get it all together and finally be happy. How does Marie Force keep making me fall in love with this family over and over again? It’s her perfect writing and descriptions that pull at your heart and never let you go.”—Fresh Fiction
“IT’S ONLY LOVE is a fun, sweet love story that has been in the making for a long time. My heart broke every time we saw the glimpses of Gavin and Ella in the background of her siblings’ stories and I am so glad it is finally her turn.”—4.5 star review from Living in a Fictional World
“The story is as complex as any large family and the emotions come flying off the page and wraps themselves around your heart.” —five star review of IT’S ONLY LOVE from Night Owl Reviews
“I think I say this after every one of her books where she is setting up a new couple. I go into the book alllll about the current couple and then I’m completely giddy about the couple in the next book.” —4.5 star review of IT’S ONLY LOVE from Straight Shootin’ Book Reviews
“With this fifth entry, the genuine and heartfelt (Green Mountain) series has never been better. The story of healing with touch you, and the intensity of the sensual connection will have you swooning.”—four star review of IT’S ONLY LOVE from RT
“The family and small town dynamics are great. The characters feel like family and friends. AND I LOVE HER is another heart-warming book in a beloved series.”—4.5 star review from The Book Nympho
“Force’s fourth Green Mountain romance delivers her style of warmth and humor that brings readers back for more. As Megan’s world shrinks, Hunter steps in with his big ol’ heart and boisterous family, showing her that love, particularly his love, is worth the risk.”—Review of AND I LOVE HER by Reader to Reader
“Force’s AND I LOVE HER will have you wishing we were all living in the Green Mountains of Vermont, seeking out one of these yummy Abbott brothers.”—Heroes and Heartbreakers
“The Green Mountain series are romance stories written to perfection! Marie Force just has that something special in her writing that you cannot get enough of. With each book this series gets better. You just fall more in love with this family chapter by chapter, book by book. If you have not read Marie Force you truly are missing out on something special.”—Guilty Pleasures five star review of AND I LOVE HER
“AND I LOVE HER is the fourth book in the Green Mountain series by Marie Force and is just as good as I knew it would be. The Abbott family is honestly to die for! I loved the banter, family dynamics, and the journey to finding true love. I don’t think Force could have written better family. She makes me want to be a part of it!”—Romance at Random
“I absolutely love this Green Mountain series by author Marie Force. She has a way of pulling you right in from the very first page and never letting you go until the very end.”—review of AND I LOVE HER by Susan at Fresh Fiction
“I loved this new addition in Marie Force’s Green Mountain Series. “AND I LOVE HER” is the fouth book in the series, but it can be read as a standalone. I recommend the entire series though. “And I Love Her” captured and held my attention from start to finish. It’s a fun and sexy love story that is well written with characters I loved. Because Hunter is the oldest of his 10 siblings he’s use to taking care of everyone. When Megan’s life was falling apart he showed up when she needed him. I loved them together. Their chemistry was off the charts and their love scenes burned up the pages. I highly recommend this book for romance lovers looking for a great love story! It’s a great book to curl up with and get lost in for a while.”—review by Reading in Pajamas
“(Force) excels at creating characters readers can identify with and care about, even if they’re a little quirky (Fred the Moose steals several scenes), and the sex is smoking hot!”—Booklist review of AND I LOVE HER
“The Abbott family is fun and full of quirks that are irresistible, and Hunter and Megan’s story is just as delightful as the others in the series.”—RT Book Reviews, Four Stars for AND I LOVE HER
“This opposites attract storyline is a winner for Marie Force and I loved it. The characters have heart and lots of humor. Pure delight to fall under the spell of the Abbott clan, who are a close knit, family who work and play together, and welcome Lucy with open arms and hearts.”—review of I SAW HER STANDING THERE by Pat at Fresh Fiction
“The dialogue and repartee between Colton and Lucy was particularly fun. It was witty and sexy with the right amount of bedroom talk.”—Shelly’s A+ rating of I SAW HER STANDING THERE on Red Hot Books
“Marie Force has become one of my favorite go to authors and this series is one of my very favorites. It pulls you right in from the very first page and never lets you go. I devoured I SAW HER STANDING THERE in one sitting and loved every minute of it. I felt like I was up on that mountain with Colton and Lucy trying to figure out life. I could almost smell the pine trees. Their relationship is very new but also very hot. The teasing they do to each other is perfectly delicious. Will they figure out how to be together? Fall in love with the Abbott family as you read Lucy and Colton’s story to find out.”—Susan Dyer’s review of I SAW HER STANDING THERE on Fresh Fiction
“I thoroughly and completely loved this book and look forward to reading more about the Abbott family.”—Terri’s 5 star review of I SAW HER STANDING THERE found on Night Owl Romance
“…the way Marie Force brings these two characters together is magical.”—5 out of 5 apples for I SAW HER STANDING THERE from Debbie’s Book Bag
“Ms. Force has a rare talent; a true artist, she creates a world that pulls the reader right in!”—4.5 star review of I SAW HER STANDING THERE on Shh Mom’s Reading
“I dare you not to completely swoon… Marie Force knows how to write some sizzling scenes!”—Review of I SAW HER STANDING THERE by Rachel at Reader’s Den posted on Romance at Random
“Now this is how contemporary romance is done. Marie Force has gifted us with an incredibly beautiful story of love, loss and finding the courage to love again…This book is one of the best books I’ve ever read and I invite all readers to experience this incredible story of courage, family and most of all, love.”—Review of I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND by Elizabeth for Cocktails and Books
“Contemporary powerhouse Force sensitively introduces love to a war widow in the second Green Mountain contemporary (after All You Need Is Love)…. When Nolan finally sees that Hannah is opening up to the idea of new relationships, he fights for her, despite not believing he is good enough for her. Hannah and Nolan’s story starts with serious, sad issues, and their chemistry and relationship are genuine and passionate enough to pull them through.”—Publisher’s Weekly review of I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND
“If you are a fan of small-town romance, if you like your romances rich in contexts of family and friends, or if you like romances that evoke both tears and smiles, I think you will love this book.”—4.5 star review of I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND by The Romance Dish
“I’d highly recommend I Want To Hold Your Hand to any contemporary romance reader who wants to get lost in a great story!”—5 star review of I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND by Harlequin Junkie
“Marie truly just has a way of telling a story that draws you in, and never lets you go. Not even when you reach the end of the book.”—5 star review of I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND by Piper from Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews.
“I liked everything about this story. The plot was good; the pacing was dang near perfect. The characters were fun, loving, inspiring and overall just people I wouldn’t mind knowing.”—Review of I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND by Shelly for Red Hot Books
“I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND is a beautiful heartwarming contemporary romance of two people bonded by their long friendship, and the love of someone lost forever.”—Reviewed by Barb at The Reading Cafe
“I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND is an emotional contemporary romance that fans will definitely want to read time and time again! Force has created something special with her Green Mountain series and the Abbott family are three-dimensional characters that walk right off the pages and into your heart!”—Review from Tracy Marsac at ReadertoReader.com.
“This is a wonderful story of loss and renewal and I would recommend to anyone who likes contemporary romance.”4 star review of I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND by Ramblings from a Chaotic Mind
“I can’t say how much this story touched me and how much I thoroughly and completely enjoyed it. I’ve always enjoyed reading Marie Force but some how missed this series. This is the second book in it and I immediately went looking for the first. Yes, it’s that good.”—5 stars for I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND, reviewer Top Pick from Night Owl Reviews.
“If you’re a fan of small town romance… then you will want to put your book dollars into the Green Mountain series by Marie Force.”—Review of I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND by Fresh Fiction.
“Ms. Force managed to give each Abbott child their own space in the family dynamic and their interactions with each other were wonderful each sibling having a different bond with the other. Ms. Force has me craving a story for each one. As I sit here, I can name all 10 and what they do for a living, this is some masterful writing.”—Denise, 4 star review from Shh Mom’s Reading. Read the full review of ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE.
“It’s the least UGLY of the good bad and ugly: This is a totally different type of book from the fast paced detective books from this author that I’m familiar with. I’m inspired to take a vacation in Vermont after reading about all the wonderful things to see and do there.”—B grade review ofALL YOU NEED IS LOVE from The Good, The Bad and The Unread. Read the full review here.
“Marie Force, once again, has created an amazing world in the mountains of Vermont. Just reading one book, I am hooked on the Abbott Family and the town she’s given us.”—Review of ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE from Turn the Page. Click here to read the full review.
“This book is a great romance. It has some sexy hot scenes, a great story that felt real and the promise of more from the Abbott family. It’s a must read for the romance lovers out there.”—4 star review of ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE by Stuck in Books. Read the full review here.
The review on Just Booked of ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE states, “the dynamic of these two characters (Will and Cameron) is so heart warming and sensual.”—Dani, Just Booked, a romance reader blog. Read the full review here.
“If you’re looking for a heartwarming, feel-good story to lose yourself in for a few hours, than this is one book you should look into!” —5 stars forALL YOU NEED IS LOVE, Reviewer Top Pick from Night Owl Reviews. Read the full review here.
“Marie Force has written a memorable love story full of great humor, a wonderful town of quirky characters and a fantastic HEA! Entertaining to say the least! The best part? This is just the beginning and Marie Force will have fans clamoring for her next release after reading ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE!” —Tracy Marsac, ReaderToReader.com. Read the full review here.
Butler, Vermont Series
“I have read it multiple times and still cannot get enough. My emotions are taken on this roller coaster ride, and I do not want it to end.” Review of CAN’T BUY ME LOVE from My World of Wonderful Thoughts
“Marie Force’s characters are often slightly flawed, yet so realistic and relatable that you cannot help but be drawn in.” —5 star review of CAN’T BUY ME LOVE from MI Bookshelf
“Falling in love when you are middle aged can be just as thrilling and lustful as when you were in your twenties.” —Review of CAN’T BUY ME LOVE from As You Wish Reviews
“CAN’T BUY ME LOVE looks at love between an ‘older couple’, a rarity in romance story lines, but a love that burns as hot as any love, at any age.” —review from The Reading Cafe
“I absolutely love Mary and Patrick together. Their chemistry was explosive and their romance was oh so sweet!” —Review of CAN’T BUY ME LOVE from Ever After Book Reviews
“This is an exciting story full of heat. Let it be known love blooms at any age with the same strength of passion. These lovers are off the charts scorching!” —Review of CAN’T BUY ME LOVE from As You Wish Reviews
“Ms. Force has the talent to make her characters and places feel real. I also really like that the characters all interact with each other. Family is big in everyone’s life and the Abbott family loves to hang out together. This is a complex, multi-faceted, heart-warming story that everyone should love.” — 5 star review and Reviewer Top Pick for EVERY LITTLE THING from Night Owl Reviews
“Force has become one of my favorite authors. I devour her books when they come out and always look forward to reading more. Another five star read!”—Recommended read from Romance Junkie for EVERY LITTLE THING
“Marie Force offers up another satisfying and sexy romance in Every Little Thing and I for one am extremely excited that this series will continue for a good, long time.”—4 star review of EVERY LITTLE THING from Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews
“Every time I read one of these books, it’s like I’m coming home again. The characters and the entire fictional town of Butler, Vermont are family and I love catching up with them and I kinda feel like I’m involved in their lives when I read one of their books.”—Review of EVERY LITTLE THING from Ever After Book Reviews
“I love Grayson with Simone. Anytime a man steps in to help a single mom and accepts and loves the child as much as and separately from the mother always melts my heart. In this case, it was made all the sweeter by Grayson’s previous assertions that he was done raising kids.”—4.5 Star review of EVERY LITTLE THING from Tammy and Kim Reviews
“It felt like comfort food – I was nearly in a bliss coma the whole time I read. I know the people, how good they are and the HEA will happen.”—4.5 star review of EVERY LITTLE THING from The Book Nympho
“EVERY LITTLE THING is a great romance that will tease you, thrill you and steal your heart along the way. With the right amount of romance, passion and more, the author does an amazing job with the lush background of Vermont to steal the reader away for hours on end and captivate them till the last page is read.”—4.5 star review from Dawn’s Reading Nook
The Single Titles
“From the flaming chemistry to the strong characterization, Sex God is the quick romance every reader needs to spice up their day.” —review of SEX GOD from USA Today’s Happy Ever After Blog
“Mercy! If all the men in Marfa, Texas, are THIS hot, it may be time to move! From a Sex Machine to a Sex God, Marie Force is back with another sexy standalone that burns the pages. There’s nothing like a best friends to lovers romance, and Marie has written such a delicious read!” —review of SEX GOD from Bookalicious Babes Blog
“If I thought Blake and Honey Dempsey were hot in Sex Machine, well, Garrett and Lauren were of a completely different level heat-wise. These two were deliciously dirty and romantically raunchy.” 5 star review of SEX GOD from Dog-eared Daydreams
“Sex God was laugh-out-loud fun with smoking hot sex and a plot that kept me reading until late into the night. Any fan of the friends-to-lovers plot who wants additional steam should definitely give this one a try.” —4.5 star review of SEX GOD from Alpha Book Club
“SEX GOD was not only sexy and hot, you will laugh and cry with the characters. You love them hard too.” —5 star review from Crystal’s Book Review
“Marie Force always brings out that loving feeling with her appetizing heartwarming romances, however SEX GOD packs on the heat while still delivering some sugar for that sweet tooth, I’ve developed an addiction for. “ —5 star review from I Love Romance
“This book has it all. Emotions, sexual tension, unbelievable chemistry, hilarity, and a dose of reality that brings Garrett and Lauren to life within the pages. Hands down a terrific and amazing read!” —review of SEX GOD by Same Book, Different Revie Blog
“Holy. Hotness. Sex Machine has to be one of the hottest reads I’ve ever picked up. It catapulted right onto my favorites list within mere chapters.” —5 star review of SEX MACHINE from Got Nikki
“…(SEX MACHINE) had me reading non stop and it will most definitely leave you wanting for more.” —5 star review from Jackie’s Book World
“Sex Machine was a wonderful surprise for me. I have read some of Marie Force’s other books but I was NOT prepared for this hot ride. I highly recommend this book to anyone who needs a touch of HOT.” —4.5 star review from Happily Every After Book Reviews
“If you’ve not read any of her books and don’t want to start a series right at this time, read this book. You will love it too, I guarantee it.” —A grade for SEX MACHINE from The Good, The Bad and The Unread
“Don’t miss out on not only a smoking hot book but one with such depth. The characters are ones that you can’t help but to fall in love and keeping your emotions out of it are pretty much impossible.” —5 star review of SEX MACHINE from Wicked Babes
“My preconceived notions were blown away by the surprising depth of emotion in this book. Yes, the book is super hot–but it’s also deeply poignant and moving.” —5 star review of SEX MACHINE from Read All the Romance
“Oh. My. God. There was so much hot volcanic sweltering sex I thought my eyes were going to pop out and roll on the floor.” —5 star review of SEX MACHINE from Rusty’s Reading
“…never and I mean, NEVER, have I enjoyed a Marie Force story more than SEX MACHINE. It is by far her BEST BOOK YET. From the opening line, Marie lays down the gauntlet and lets the reader know this book is going to burn in the best way.” —5 star review from Crystal Bookalicious Babes Blog’s Reviews
“Well, I think it’s safe to say that Honey Carmichael surprised both Blake and me with the first words that came out of her mouth in this book, but it wasn’t a bad thing, not at all.”— 5 star of SEX MACHINE review from A Hopeless Romantic’s Booklandia ‘s Reviews
“My heart broke at some scenes and rejoiced at others. This is a spicy and steamy read and those parts are Smokin’ HOT and tenderly depicted.” —5 out of 5 hearts review of SEX MACHINE by I Love My Authors book blog
Marie, “allows her readers to experience all the joys, struggles, sadness, anger, etc. that her characters do. Her books are a must add to your libraries.” —Romancebookworm’s Reviews five star review of THE WRECK
“It’s a rare treat that you get three gorgeous romances in one story but Marie Force has achieved that with Georgia On My Mind. Ms. Force has seamlessly woven these stories into one magical novel. Each couple is drastically different with their own issues and smoking hot chemistry. This story has a bit of suspense, plenty of humor and lots of romance. GEORGIA ON MY MIND is a keeper!” —Joyfully Reviewed.
“Georgia On My Mind meets real life issues head-on. It will easily touch your heart with a variety of emotions. If you love a book, in spite of any flaws it may suffer, it’s a keeper. This one meets that test. You’ll laugh and you’ll cry. Most importantly, I’m betting you’ll have a satisfied smile on your face when you reach the end.” Romance at Random gives GEORGIA ON MY MIND an “A.”
Marie Force does it again! She creates an emotional, sexy, wonderful story that draws the readers in. She has a way of creating characters that make the reader fall in love with them instantly. Add in plenty of conflict, drama, and heartache, and you’ve got a beautiful contemporary love story. —Storm Goddess Book Reviews on GEORGIA ON MY MIND.
“Ms. Force did a wonderful job of drawing you in to the story. She made it very realistic in the sense that not only did I fall madly in love with Michael, but she forces you to really feel for Jeremy (Juliana’s first love). You are struggling inside as to which man you really want her to be with. Book Lover, 4.5 Stars for LOVE AT FIRST FLIGHT
“I read this book in less than a twenty-four hour period. I can’t remember the last time a story held me as mesmerized as LOVE AT FIRST FLIGHT; I couldn’t get enough and wanted more… It’s a great story that knits together friendship and new-found love around bitter and sweet emotions, fear and sacrifice, and heartache and joy. Ms. Force pens so much more than a simple romance, her voice has that “certain something” which captivates the reader from first word to the last. She creates a story and characters the reader can embrace and cheer on whole-heartedly with a smile and a lump in the throat.” —Once Upon A Romance
“And to you, Marie Force, what a talented author you areyour characters are captivating and come to life through your writingthey jump out of the pages and into the reader’s heart. The plot is well-developed, flows smoothly, and engages the reader from beginning to end. Emotions are strong and written with such clarity that you feel them inside as if they were your own. —World According to Books on LOVE AT FIRST FLIGHT
“This isn’t just a romance novel or a legal story or any other classification but a mixture of many that cannot be separated. It’s a fantastic mix of romance against a legal story with danger lurking around every corner. There are high-speed car rides as well as romantic dinners with walks along the beach. An assassin comes into play as well as a teenage witness. It’s a book that should interest a broad spectrum of readers.” Night Owl Reviews on LOVE AT FIRST FLIGHT, Rating: 4.75 out of 5 – Reviewer Top Pick
“LOVE AT FIRST FLIGHT by Marie Force is most definitely a keeper. It is an astounding book. I loved every single word!” Wild on Books Gives Love at First Flight 4.5 Bookmarks!
“Marie Force really has a knack for getting the reader emotionally involved with her characters. I felt the same way when I read Line of Scrimmage and Love at First Flight is no exception. I have to give kudos to her for writing such an unconventional romance so well. The fact that she could engage my emotions throughout the whole book really is a testament to her skillfulness of storytelling.” —Book Binge on LOVE AT FIRST FLIGHT
“What I really liked about these two characters is the way they take care of each other. There is an art to that, to doing small things for each other without thinking, with pleasure even, because you know the other will appreciate it. Julianna is a nurturing person, with everyone around her, and that’s just what Michael needs. For his part, Michael offers Julianna a helping hand when she needs it, and some space to be an adult, even when he would prefer to get closer.” —AlphaHero on LOVE AT FIRST FLIGHT.
“As Cole encourages Olivia’s incredible talent for drawing and her love of adventure through a series of carefully planned dates, the two embark on the emotional roller-coaster ride of their lives in Force’s steamy contemporary romance, a heartwarming Cinderella story set mostly in and around Washington, D.C.” —Booklist on EVERYONE LOVES A HERO
“This story is pure romance as two lovers get to know one another.” —RT Book Reviews on EVERYONE LOVES A HERO
“The romance and love scenes were sizzling. Fall in love with these wonderful characters!” —EVERYONE LOVES A HERO, Night Owl Romance Reviewer Top Pick
“If you want a book that’s guaranteed to leave you with a smile on your face, then you need to read EVERYONE LOVES A HERO.” —Long and Short of It Reviews
“Deft writing made the chemistry between Olivia and Cole instant and palpable.” —Fresh Fiction on EVERYONE LOVES A HERO
“A beautifully written love story! Marie Force has found a new fan in me.” —Love Romance Passion on EVERYONE LOVES A HERO, 5 stars
“If you have never picked up a Marie Force book shame on you. I can safely say that I have enjoyed each and every one of her books, and can’t wait to see what she comes up with next.” —The Book Reading Gals review of EVERYONE LOVES A HERO
“I whole heartedly recommend LINE OF SCRIMMAGE as the perfect football season book by an up and coming new author. Keep your eye on Marie Force!” —Five Stars from Single Titles
“Marie’s debut novel is wonderful! I was captured on the first page, and her characters are bigger than life. The emotional tug-of-war between two people who loved deeply but lost, takes you to the core in matters of the heart. Marie does a marvelous job leading you to the edge, and back again. So buckle up for a fun ride!” Read the full review of LINE OF SCRIMMAGE at Magical Musings.
“LINE OF SCRIMMAGE by Marie Force is not only a fantastic read for the romance fan but also for the female sports fan. I found this story ripe with emotion, steadfast with passion and downright endearing. Ladies hold onto your hats cause this Line of Scrimmage is full of secret game plays. As the story plays out Ryan and Susannah go on a roller coaster ride of blackmail, love and anger, tears and laughter, trust and distrust, pain and sorrow, danger, unbelievable patience and devotion to bring them into a state of questioning possibilities. Our author has given us an insightful look into true love, passion and undying devotion. She has given us a wonderful back story of team playing with football as it basis. I truly found it uncanny that the story back line is so close to my own beloved New England Patriots and the accomplishments that come with hard work and even harder struggles. Our characters are totally believable in every situation thrown to them and the intensity of the story grabs us on page one and carries us to the very last page without a blink of the eye. A must read that will not disappoint even the most finicky romance reader.” —Yankee Romance Reviewers. Read the full review.