Monthly Archives: January 2012

Fall Into The Sun

Fall Into The Sun

Title: Fall Into the Sun Author: Val Kovalin Publisher: VK-Now Books Cover Artist: Jordan Castillo Price Genre: m/m contemporary Buy Link: Amazon.com Length: Novella (41 k words) Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars A Guest Review by Feliz Summary Review: Alejo and Bobby took me on an engrossing journey through two decades of heartbreak, longing and missed opportunities towards what could be their last chance at happiness.
Read more
Packing Heat

Packing Heat

Title: Packing Heat Author: Kele Moon Cover Artist: Valerie Tibbs Publisher: Loose Id Buy link: Amazon.com (Second Edition) Genre: Contemporary M/M Length: Novella/29K words/ Rating: 4.75 stars out of 5 Review Summary: A hot adrenaline laden romance with two protagonists who couldn’t have been more well matched.
Read more
Shepherd, Slave and Vow

Shepherd, Slave and Vow

Title: Shepherd, Slave and Vow Author: Lyn Gala Cover artist: Anne Cain Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy Link: Dreamspinner Genre: Fantasy/M/M Romance/Historical Length: Short Story/64 pages Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 A guest review by Sirius Summary: I loved the setting in the story and I thought writing was very competent, but I enjoyed the story less than I wanted to overall because I did not buy into connection between…
Read more
The Island

The Island

Title: The Island Author: Lisa Henry Cover Artist: Anne Cain Publisher: Loose Id Buy Link: Second Edition Genre: M/M contemporary romance Length: Novel Plus Rating: 5+ stars out of 5 A guest review by Jenre Summary Review: A gripping and, at times, harrowing dramatic thriller. THE BLURB Shaw is in Fiji to sell a stolen painting to the crime boss, Vornis. It will be the deal of a lifetime, if Shaw…
Read more
When Tony Met Adam

When Tony Met Adam

Title: When Tony Met Adam Author: Suzanne Brockmann Cover Artist: N/A Publisher: Ballantine e-Books Buy link: Amazon.com Genre: Contemporary M/M, Action/Adventure Length: Novella/61 print pages Rating: 4 stars out of 5   Review Summary: This romance, while quite good, would have resonated more with me if it were a bit longer.
Read more
You Took the Words Right Out of My Mouth by Nicole Kimberling

You Took the Words Right Out of My Mouth by Nicole Kimberling

Writers are often inspired by the work of other writers. That’s natural. There’s a certain synergy created by reading. Ideas spark ideas. But sometimes that inspiration can go too far. What started out seeming like a gift from the muses can turn out to be an outright copy of another author’s story or even worse, lifting the exact same phrasing as another author to describe the exact same thing. In…
Read more
Bonds Of Earth

Bonds Of Earth

Title: Bonds Of Earth Author: G.N. Chevalier Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Amazon: Buy Link Bonds of Earth Cover Artist: Justin James Length: Novel (234 pdf pages) Genre: historical m/m romance (post-WW I) Rating: 5+ out of 5 stars, DIK A Guest Review by Feliz Summary Review: This beautiful, multi-layered love story swept me off my feet with fantastic writing, lifelike characters and a sense of time and place that was so…
Read more
Mercury in Retrograde

Mercury in Retrograde

Title: Mercury in Retrograde Author: CJane Elliot Cover Art: Justin James Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy Link Genre: Contemporary M/M Romance Length: 112 pages Rating: 2.5 out 5 rating stars A Guest Review by Raine Summary Review: Astrology led romantic silliness which made me blush that I’ve ever admitted to being a Gemini.
Read more
Zombie Wonderland

Zombie Wonderland

Title: Zombie Wonderland Author: Piper Vaughn Cover Artist: Aisha Akeju Publisher: Self Published Buy Link: Buy Link Zombie Wonderland (Second Edition) Genre: paranormal Length: 34 pages Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by Cryselle Review Summary: An unlikely combination of the undead, holidays, and attraction make a fast-paced read.
Read more
Peek-a-Boo (Josh of the Damned #2)

Peek-a-Boo (Josh of the Damned #2)

Title: Peek-a-Boo (Josh of the Damn #2) Author: Andrea Speed Cover artist: Jordan Taylor Publisher: Riptide Publishing Buy link: Buy Link Peek-a-Boo (Josh of the Damned #2) Length: 3,600 words/15 PDF pages/Short story Genre: Paranormal M/M Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Review summary: Charming and entertaining, well-written story, which doesn’t move series forward
Read more
My Top Book Covers of 2011

My Top Book Covers of 2011

Every year this is the toughest job – choosing which covers I really love above all the rest. I’m no artist but I have written a lot about book covers because to me they are the most important part of the promotional package for a book. The visual draws the eyes first, before you read the blurb. Of course the author is another extremely important part of this package and…
Read more