Monthly Archives: February 2012

First Time, Forever

First Time, Forever

Title: First Time, Forever Author: KC Burn Cover Artist: Unknown/Harlequin Publisher: Carina Press Buy link: Amazon.com Genre: Contemporary M/M Romance Length: 24,000 words Rating: 2.75 out of 5 stars   A guest review by Lasha   Summary Review: A sweet story about two empty-nesters who are trying to rekindle their romance and fighting a Big Misunderstanding to get there.
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Treasure

Treasure

Title: Treasure Author: Megan Derr Cover Artist: London Burden Publisher: Less Than Three Press Buy Link: Buy Link Treasure (The Lost Gods) Genre: M/M fantasy romance Length: 86,000 words Rating: 4 stars out of 5 A guest review by Jenre Summary Review: An engaging fantasy romance with interesting characters and a vivid setting, but which suffers a little from a saggy middle.
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Beloved Captor

Beloved Captor

Title: Beloved Captor Author: Jez Morrow Cover Art: Alessia Brio Publisher: Torquere Press Buy link: Amazon.com Genre: M/M Science Fiction / Romance Length: 35,000 words Rating: 3.75 out of 5 rating stars A Guest Review by Raine Summary Review: Over blown romantic space opera which gave me both entertainment and irritation.
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Scar Tissue

Scar Tissue

Title: Scar Tissue Author: GL Roberts Publisher: Seventh Window Publications Cover Artist: n/a Amazon: Buy Link Scar Tissue Genre: historical (1970’s) Length: Novella (152 pdf pages) Rating: 4 out of 5 Stars A Guest Review by Feliz Summary Review: This book was a surprising read, not quite what I expected, but nevertheless enjoyable  in a different way .
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Final Atonement: A Doug Orlando Mystery

Final Atonement: A Doug Orlando Mystery

Title: Final Atonement: A Doug Orlando Mystery Author: Steve Neil Johnson Cover Artist: n/a Publisher: Clutching Hand Books Amazon: Buy Link Final Atonement: A Doug Orlando Mystery Genre: Gay Mystery Length: 215 pages Rating: 5 stars out of 5 A guest review by Sirius Summary: This exciting and well-written mystery with appealing main character made me think about what was happening in the New York political arena, and how easily…
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Academic Pursuits

Academic Pursuits

Title: Academic Pursuits Author: Lou Harper Buy link: Amazon.com (Second Edition) Genre: M/M Contemporary Romance / Comedy Length: Novella 29k Rating: 4.5 out of 5 rating stars A Guest Review by Raine Summary Review: This display of quick witted and funny writing gives us Jamie – who combines a concentrated pursuit of cock with unexpected kindness.
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FoxHart

FoxHart

Title: FoxHart Author: A.R. Jarvis Buy link: Amazon.com (Second Edition) Genre: YA Fantasy M/M Romance (marked for ages 18 and up) Length: 356 pages Rating: 4 stars out of 5 A guest review by Sirius Summary: If you like the “arranged marriage” trope with two engaging main characters in a fantasy setting, you may enjoy this story. I for the most part enjoyed it quite a lot.
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Midnight in Berlin

Midnight in Berlin

Title: Midnight in Berlin  Author: JL Merrow Cover Artist: Kanaxa Genre: Contemporary M/M, Paranormal Length: 255 PDF pages Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 A guest review from Lasha Summary Review: Another JL Merrow book that takes a traditional trope (werewolves) and gives it a new and emotionally satisfying twist.
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Masters and Boyd

Masters and Boyd

Title: Masters and Boyd Author: S.J.D. Peterson Cover Artist: Reese Dante Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy Link: Buy Link Masters & Boyd Genre: M/M contemporary romance Length: 144 pages Rating: 4 stars out of 5 A guest review by Jenre Summary Review: A surprisingly sweet story which details how two men, whose marriage is failing, make steps to repair the damage and discover some new things about each other in the process.
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Lex Valentine Profile

Lex Valentine Profile

As you know, I occasionally profile authors instead of interviewing them. The difference between the two is that for profiles I don’t ask the questions – you do, and Lex Valentine is an ideal candidate for lots and lots of questions. She’s a very talented award winning writer and cover artist. Here’s her bio: ************ Lex Valentine is a bestselling, award winning author who writes across genres from contemporary to…
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Light of Day

Light of Day

Title: Light of Day (Night Porter#2) Author: Sue Brown Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Cover Artist: Reese Dante Genre: contemporary m/m romance Length: Novella Rating: 3.75 out of 5 rating  stars A Guest Review by Feliz Summary Review: This fitting sequel to The Night Porter brought Max and Robert their satisfying, well-deserved happy-end. ****This review contains possible spoilers for the first book, The Night Porter****
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Best of Both Worlds

Best of Both Worlds

Title: Best of Both Worlds Author: Liz Andrews Cover Art: Kim Killion Publisher: Samhain Buy Link: Buy Link Best of Both Worlds Genre: M/M Contemporary Romance, Erotica Length: Novella Rating: 2.75 out 5 rating stars A Guest Review by Raine Summary Review: Heavy handed OFY erotica with characters I couldn’t believe in.
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