Monthly Archives: October 2012

Infected: Lesser Evils

Infected: Lesser Evils

Title: Infected: Lesser Evils Author: Andrea Speed Cover Artist: Anne Cain Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy Link: Buy Link Infected: Lesser Evils Genre: M/M urban fantasy, paranormal romance Length: 376 pages Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 A guest review by Jenre Summary Review: Book six in the Infected series is still a great read, but showing signs of self indulgent hero-worship.
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Second Chances

Second Chances

Title: Second Chances Authors: T.A. Webb Cover Artist: Paul Richmond Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy Link:  Buy Link Second Chances Genre: M/M romance Length: Novel Rating: 5+ stars A Guest Review by Sammy Review Summary: The life of a man is laid bare: his losses, his loves and, ultimately, his best and brightest hope for a lifetime of happiness.
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Reviewer Announcement

Good morning and Happy Monday!  Aunt Lynn here. I hope those of you in Sandy Frankenstorm’s path are being safe. In an effort to keep up with the plethora of books being published in this little ol’ genre of ours, we’re always keeping our eye out for talent to join our family here at Gay Book Reviews. Wave and I are pleased to announce that Barb Manning has agreed to…
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Hotel Pens

Hotel Pens

Title: Hotel Pens Author: Geoffrey Knight Publisher: Self Published Cover Art: Adrian Nicholas Buy link: Amazon.com (Second Edition) Genre: contemporary m/m romance Length: Novella (82 pdf pages) Rating: 4.5 out of 5 rating stars A Guest Review by Feliz Summary Review: A beautiful, positive tale, wonderfully romantic and yet without the slightest trace of corniness.
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GRL 2012 Photos

This is just a short note that will accompany the GRL photos that I and a couple of other people took. We’re trying an experiment this time as the pictures will be on our Flickr account rather than embedded in this post so I hope you’ll be able to access them. Link to Flickr gallery
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Broken Silence

Title: Broken Silence Author: Jade Buchanan Cover Artist: Deana C. Jamrozs Publisher: MLR Press Buy Link: Amazon Genre: Contemporary M/M Length: Novel (228 pages / 64,000 words) Rating: 3.25 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by jeayci Review Summary: A pastel sort of story, colorful and enjoyable but surprisingly bland.
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Wanting It All

Wanting It All

Title: Wanting It All Author: Emma Lai Cover Artist: Jana Hansen Publisher: Loose Id Buy Link: Buy Link Wanting It All Genre: Contemporary Length: 75 pages Rating: 3 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by Cryselle Review Summary: Engaging prose but with implausible situations and large chunks of development accomplished off screen if at all.
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Gives Light

Gives Light

Title: Gives Light (Gives Light series) Author: Rose Christo Cover artist: n/a Publisher: Self Amazon: Buy Link Gives Light (Gives Light Series) Genre: YA romance Length: 315 pages Rating: 5 stars out of 5 A guest review by Sirius Summary:  A memorable narrator and great writing made for a fantastic read for me.
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Wonderful Memories of GRL 2012

Wonderful Memories of GRL 2012

GRL 2012 is over but it still resonates with all of us who attended as we relive every.single.moment. It’s as if we don’t want to let it go, and who can blame us? It’s the rock concert of all rock concerts with your favourite group, and you get to join them on stage. Awesome!! This is the premier event for our genre. Sure, there are other cons throughout the year but from…
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Fallen Sakura

Fallen Sakura

Title & buy link: Fallen Sakura Author: April Moone Cover Artist: Anne Cain Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Amazon: Buy Link Fallen Sakura Genre: M/M contemporary Length: Novel (210 pages) Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 A guest review by Leslie S Review summary: Successful as a genre-specific shounen-ai story, but less successful as a read for non-BL readers.
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