Monthly Archives: February 2011

Woke Up in a Strange Place

Woke Up in a Strange Place

Title: Woke Up in a Strange Place Author: Eric Arvin Publisher: Dreamspinner Buy Link: Buy Link Woke Up in a Strange Place Genre: M/M Paranormal Length: Novel (240 pages) Rating: 5+ stars out of 5, DIK A Guest Review by Cole Review Summary: An odyssey of the epic sort through the relationships and experiences of Joe’s life and his rediscovery of those memories, both joyful and painful. Life-affirming, poignant, insightful,…
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Reader Registration for Gay Rom/Lit Retreat in New Orleans is Now Open

The organizers of the first annual GayRomLit Retreat are happy to announce that Reader Registration will open Sunday February 27th at 4 p.m. Central Standard Time. That would be 5 p.m. Eastern  and 2 p.m. Pacific.  Being the funny person that he is Ethan Day even did a World Clock conversion for those of you living outside of North America. He said, and I quote, “I believe that will make it…
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Wings of Love

Wings of Love

Title & Link: Wings of Love Author: Scotty Cade Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Genre: Contemporary M/M Length: Novel (220 pages) Rating: 4 out of 5 stars A guest review by Buda Summary Review: An almost too-easy but nicely entertaining GFY romance set in the Alaskan mountains.
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Sweet Dreams, My Love

Sweet Dreams, My Love

Title: Sweet Dreams, My Love Author: Julie Lynn Hayes Publisher: Dreamspinner Buy Link: Buy Link Sweet Dreams My Love (Fairy Tales) Genre: M/M Contemporary/Historical, Fairy Tale Length: Novella (128 pdf pages) Rating: 3 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by Cole Review Summary: A sweet fairy tale (ala Sleeping Beauty) about a man locked in slumber, his true love that he visits in dreams, and their race to find…
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Another Enchanted April

Another Enchanted April

Title & Link: Another Enchanted April Author: Eric Arvin Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy link: Amazon.com Genre: Contemporary M/M Length: Novella (188 PDF pages) Rating: 4.75 out of 5 stars A guest review by Buda Summary Review: This lovely novella is more of a wonderful addition to the best of gay literature than it is a traditional romance. Readers who love character growth will get it in spades here.
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Recommended Reads for January 2011

Recommended Reads for January 2011

Here are the recommended reads for January 2011, only 4 weeks late. 🙂 If there are incorrect links please leave a comment on the post. Thanks. Wishing on a Blue Star anthology, various authors, Dreamspinner Press – 5+ stars DIK (Wave) Dead of Night by Victor J. Banis, MLR Press – 5 stars (Aunt Lynn) Anchored: Belonging Book 1 by Rachel Haimowitz, Noble Romance – 5 stars (Jenre) The Red Thread of…
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Dignity Takes a Holiday

Dignity Takes a Holiday

HTitle: Dignity Takes a Holiday Author: Rick R. Reed Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Genre: Contemporary Comedy/Romance-lite Length: Novel (215 PDF pages) Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by Aunt Lynn One Sentence Review: In the end I couldn’t see my way to rate this over-the-top “so-called romantic comedy” any higher
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The Tourist

The Tourist

Title: The Tourist Author: Clare London Publisher: Carina Press Buy link: Amazon.com Genre: M/M contemporary paranormal romance Length: 28, 800 words Rating: 4 stars out of 5 A guest review by Jenre Summary Review An interesting and unusual paranormal story with a dose of high angst.
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Mistletoe Science

Mistletoe Science

Title: The Mistletoe Experiment Author: Serena Yates Buy link: Amazon.com (Second Edition) Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Genre: M/M Contemporary Romance Length: Novella (115 PDF pages) Rating: 4 out 5 stars A guest review by Lily Review Summary A nice conclusion to Serena Yates’ entertaining Mistletoe Science series.
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Wild Horses

Wild Horses

Title: Wild Horses Author:  D. River Publisher:  Lightbane Buy link: Amazon.com Genre: Contemporary M/M romance Length: Novel (ebook only) Rating: 3 stars out of 5 A guest review by Leslie In a nutshell: A good start but a wrong turn in the middle sunk this one for me. Synopsis: Travis Dixon is a young, up-and-comer in Hollywood. He has his own show and a gorgeous girlfriend, so he thinks his…
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For the Love of Books Interview – Kassa

For the Love of Books Interview – Kassa

For the Love of Books is a series where instead of interviewing writers, I interview book reviewers, those people who give their opinions about different books and influence the buying patterns of thousands of readers. Most reviewers do this job because they really love books, which is why I like to talk to them. Today I’m interviewing Kassa, well known blogger and book reviewer. We’re also privileged to have Kassa…
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