Monthly Archives: July 2010

Love Means… Freedom (Farm #3)

Love Means… Freedom (Farm #3)

Title: Love Means… Freedom (Farm #3) Author: Andrew Grey Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy Link: Amazon.com Genre: M/M contemporary romance Length: 203 pages Rating: 4 stars out of 5 A guest review by Jenre Summary Review The fourth book in the Love Means… series sees an unlikely love happen between rich boy Preston and abandoned ex-pig farmer Stone but bland characterisation makes this the weakest story out of the four so…
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Shadows from the Past by Lisa Marie Davis

Shadows from the Past by Lisa Marie Davis

Title: Shadows from the Past Author: Lisa Marie Davis Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy link: Amazon.com Genre: M/M Contemporary Romance/Suspense Length: Novel (156 pages) Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars A guest review by Lily Review Summary Can the son of a serial killer and the cop who loves him stop a murderer hell bent on revenge before they themselves are the next victims?
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Deviations #1: Submission

Deviations #1: Submission

Title: Deviations #1: Submission Authors: Chris Owen and Jodi Payne Buy Link: Amazon.com Publisher:Pretty Muses Genre: Contemporary M/M, BDSM Length: Novel (240 pages, print) Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Summary Review: This book changed my perspective and perception of what a BDSM relationship should be. Deviations: submission is the story of two men who were searching for that one person to complete them, and then they found each other.
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Litha’s Constant Whim

Litha’s Constant Whim

Title: Litha’s Constant Whim Author: Amy Lane Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Genre: M/M fantasy romance Length: 108 pages Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 A guest review by Jenre Summary Review A sweet fantasy romance set in Amy Lane’s Green’s Hill world where flighty sidhe, Whim, learns the meaning of constancy from a human, Charlie.
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Readers, what are YOUR Expectations of M/M Romances?

I’ve been doing some thinking (which is always a dangerous thing) 🙂 as a result of recent comments from readers on a few posts here regarding what they want when they buy an M/M romance. Their expectations range from sex 24/7 in these books – which would make the protagonists one dimensional cardboard cut-outs and very, very, tired – to no sex unless it was in a committed relationship, resembling more traditional old style M/f romances.…
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5th Ugly Covers Competition

As you know this site is about FUN in addition to reviews and lots of other stuff. So it’s that time again when you select the worst covers you can find and pit them against each other. I can’t believe that we’re on competition #5 already … it seems like just yesterday that we started this competition. Please submit your nominations to jessewave@gmail.com with the subject line 5th Ugly Covers Competition. The…
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AM Riley Interview

AM Riley Interview

Today I’m interviewing AM Riley who is a virgin interviewee, so she had no idea what she was in for when she agreed to let it all hang out here. I hope she’ll come back after today. 🙂 Hi AM. It’s such a pleasure to talk to you at last. I have always wanted to interview you because I love your books, but it wasn’t until I read and reviewed…
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Infected: Prey

Infected: Prey

Title: Infected: Prey Author: Andrea Speed Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy Link: Amazon.com Genre: M/M Urban fantasy, mystery Length: 376 pages Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 A guest review by Jenre Summary Review Absorbing urban fantasy with incredible world building and engaging characters.
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Ins and Outs of M/M Romance: Marketing by Jordan Castillo Price

Ins and Outs of M/M Romance: Marketing by Jordan Castillo Price

Jordan Castillo Price is well-known to anyone who visits this site because she’s such a prolific writer and just about all of her books have been reviewed here. Although Jordan’s books have all been well received by readers, she’s probably always going to be most famous for her PsyCop stories. When I asked her to participate in this series she didn’t hesitate, and I’m pleased to present her post on…
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Just Desserts

Title: Just Desserts Author: Scarlet Blackwell Publisher: Samhain Publishing Genre: Contemporary M/M Buy Link: Amazon.com Length: Novella (57 PDF pages) Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5   Summary Review:  A gastronomic and sensual delight.   
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At Piper’s Point

At Piper’s Point

Title: At Piper’s Point Author: Ethan Day Publisher: Self Published Buy link: Amazon.com (Second Edition) Genre: Contemporary Romance Length: Novel (290 pages) Rating: 5+ stars out of 5 A Guest Review by Aunt Lynn One Sentence Review: A wonderful, at-times hilarious story about facing one’s past.
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Pieces

Pieces

Title: Pieces Author: Shawn Lane Publisher: JMS Books Buy link: Amazon.com (Second Edition) Genre: Contemporary M/M Length: Novella (19K, 86 PDF pages) Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 Summary Review: An old love becomes a new love for Patrick, after coping with tragedy and loss.
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