Monthly Archives: March 2012

Bitter Harvest

Bitter Harvest

Title: Bitter Harvest Author: Kim Knox Publisher: Carina Press Buy Link: Buy Link Bitter Harvest Genre: science fiction Length: 30,000 words Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by Cryselle Review Summary: Underdeveloped science fiction and relationships plus overdeveloped innuendos make a fast-paced s/f flavored bit of erotica.
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Stasis

Stasis

Title: Stasis (Ennek Trilogy) Author: Kim Fielding Cover Artist: n/a Publisher: CreateSpace/Self-published Buy link: Amazon.com (Second Edition) Genre: Fantasy Length: 224 pages Rating: 4 stars out of 5 A guest review by Sirius Summary: This fantasy with creative world-building and two very likeable main characters was an unexpectedly enjoyable read for me.
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Black and Blue and Pretty Dead Too

Black and Blue and Pretty Dead Too

Title: Black and Blue and Pretty Dead Too Author: Mark Zubro Cover Design: Deana C. Jamroz Publisher: MLR Press Buy Link: Buy Link Black and Blue and Pretty Dead, Too Genre: Detective / Police Length: 81,000 words Rating: 4.25 out of 5 rating stars A Guest Review by Raine Summary Review: New book in long established police detective series, strong atmospheric writing with gritty very down beat realism.
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Private Eye (Liaisons #1)

Title: Private Eye (Liaisons #1) Author: SE Culpepper Cover Artist: Unknown Publisher: Amazon Digital Services Amazon: Genre: Contemporary M/M Length: 246 PDF pages Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars A guest review by Lasha Summary Review: A stunning debut novel that had wonderful characters, a hot romance and a mystery that held my attention from beginning to end.
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Howl for Me

Howl for Me

Title:: Howl For Me Author: Dana Marie Bell Cover Artist: Angela Waters Publisher: Serf Published Buy Link: Amazon.com Genre: M/M paranormal contemporary Length: Novel (302 pages) Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 A guest review by Leslie S Review summary: Fairly run-of-the-mill ‘fated mates’ romance between two alpha males set in a series about the Norse gods in modern times.
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Scrap Metal

Scrap Metal

Title: Scrap Metal Author: Harper Fox Publisher: FoxTales Buy link: Amazon.com (Second Edition) Genre: M/M contemporary romance Length: Novel Rating: 5+ stars out of 5 A guest review by Jenre Summary Review:  A Highly recommended character based romance which focuses on the recovery from grief and the importance of setting aside past hurts.
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Lionheart

Lionheart

Title: Lionheart Author: Kate Roman Cover artist: April Martinez Publisher: Loose Id Amazon: Buy Link Lionheart Genre: Historical-lite/Paranormal/Romance Length: Novel per publisher’s website (couple hours read according to me, word counts unknown) Rating: 3.25 stars out of 5 A guest review by Sirius Summary: I thought the two main characters in this story were sympathetic and likeable. I also thought that the story has one of the most original ideas…
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Sounds of Love

Sounds of Love

Title: Sounds of Love (Senses and Sensations #1) Author: Susan Laine Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Cover Artist: Catt Ford Buy Link Amazon: Genre: contemporary m/m romance Length: Novel (220 pdf pages) Rating:  3.5 out of 5 rating stars A Guest Review by Feliz Summary Review: A nice enough sweet romance, but the writing style didn’t quite agree with me.
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Higher Ground

Higher Ground

Title: Higher Ground Author: Becky Black Cover Artist: Valerie Tibbs Publisher: Loose Id Buy Link: Buy Link Higher Ground Genre: M/M Science Fiction / Romance / Action Adventure Length: Novel Plus Rating: 3.75 out of 5 rating stars A Guest Review by Raine Summary Review: A disaster movie type adventure and a romance that was very entertaining until 75% of the way in when a bad plot decision left me very…
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The Starving Years

The Starving Years

Title: Starving Years Author: Jordan Castillo Price Cover Artist: Jordan Castillo Price Publisher: JCP Books But Link: Amazon.com Genre: Urban Fantasy/ M/M/M, Interracial, Diverse Length: Novel/96K words/320 PDF pages Rating: 5+ stars out of 5, DIK Review Summary: Three men unite to fight corporate greed in an alternate universe New York where the residents seemed to have gone mad and anarchy reigned.
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Wolf’s-own: Ghost #1

Wolf’s-own: Ghost #1

Title: Wolf’s-own: Ghost #1 Author: Carole Cummings Cover Artist: Anne Cain Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy link: Amazon.com Genre: Fantasy Length: Novel/350 pages Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 A guest review by Sirius Summary: Very promising beginning of a new fantasy series in a fascinating world, and two protagonists who will hopefully progress from enemies to lovers eventually. 🙂
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Readers’ Favourite Gay Books 2012 – Update

Readers’ Favourite Gay Books 2012 – Update

In September 2009 I posted my Favourite Gay Books and solicited reader input in order to come up with a combined list. Subsequently I published the Readers’ Favourite Gay Books which incorporated your recommendations with my original list and apparently everyone loves the new list, going by the number of hits.  It has become a handy reference for gay books for most of you especially those readers new to the…
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