Monthly Archives: April 2017

The Perils Of Intimacy (Natosha’s Review)

The Perils Of Intimacy (Natosha’s Review)

Title: The Perils of Intimacy Author: Rick R Reed Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: May 1, 2017 Genre(s): Gay contemporary romance, recovering drug addict, conflict, second chances, guilt, forgiveness Page Count:200 pages Reviewed by: Bat Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Jimmy and Mark make an adorable couple. Jimmy’s kindness and clean-cut cuteness radiate out of him like light. Mark, although a…
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Moving Maverick (Audio Review)

Moving Maverick (Audio Review)

Title: Moving Maverick (Made Marian #5) Author: Lucy Lennox and Michael Pauley Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: April 7th 2017 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Romance Length: 7 hrs and 47 mins Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: “Do you remember what you promised?” Maverick: I haven’t been back to Rabbit Island, South Carolina, since my parents died and my grandmother, Mimi,…
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Michael, Reinvented (Ele’s Review)

Michael, Reinvented (Ele’s Review)

Title: Michael, Reinvented (Delta Restorations #2) Author: Diana Copland Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: May 19th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 220 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Cute hipster and interior designer Michael doesn’t do love—not after his ex screwed him over. Sex is a different story, though, and the gentle giant who’s painting the mural in…
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Lost Mate (Natosha’s Review)

Lost Mate (Natosha’s Review)

Title: Lost Mate Author: Dirk Greyson Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: May 1, 2017 Genre(s): Shifter gay romance, Fated mates, homophobia, short story, wolf pack Page Count: 108 pages Reviewed by: Natosha Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Wolf shifter Falco Gladstone knew Carter McCloud was his mate when they were in seventh grade, but school and the foster care system tore…
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Farlough (Belen’s Review)

Farlough (Belen’s Review)

Title: Farlough Author: Xavier Mayne Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: May 22nd 2017 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Page Count: 250 pages Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 2 stars out of 5 Blurb: Newly turned thirty, Cameron North is preparing himself to spend his life alone. When he inherits his great-aunt’s teashop on the remote island of Farlough, he returns for the first time in more…
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Runaway Rock Star

Runaway Rock Star

Title: Runaway Rock Star (States of Love) Author: C.J. Anthony Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: May 10, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 87 Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Just hours before Brandon Harris is supposed to head home to Cincinnati for a Labor Day family picnic, his boss at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame forces…
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The Perils of Intimacy

The Perils of Intimacy

Title: The Perils of Intimacy Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: May 1, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 200 Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Jimmy and Mark make an adorable couple. Jimmy’s kindness and clean-cut cuteness radiate out of him like light. Mark, although a bit older, complements Jimmy with his humor and his openness to love. But…
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Stage Two (Lexington Lovers Book 3)

Stage Two (Lexington Lovers Book 3)

Title: Stage Two (Lexington Lovers Book 3) Author: Ariel Tachna Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: May 1, 2017 Genre(s): Gay contemporary romance, uncle, vice principal, guardian, nephews, bullies, crush Page Count: 224 pages Reviewed by: Natosha Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Love has a steep learning curve. Assistant high school principal Blake Barnes has everything he wants—a chance to help troubled…
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The Struggle Within (Natosha’s Review)

The Struggle Within (Natosha’s Review)

Title: The Struggle Within Author: Tyler May Publisher: Tyler May Books Release Date: April 15, 2017 Genre(s): Gay love, domestic violence, physical/emotional/mental abuse, self harm, attempted suicide, addictive personality, second chance, doctor, lawyer, graphic Page Count: 435 pages Reviewed by: Natosha Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Through Ryan’s trials, there are three different perspectives: a best friend watching from the outside,…
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Familiarus: Light and Dark

Familiarus: Light and Dark

Title: Familiarus: Light and Dark book 1 Author: Nora Jones Publisher: Self published Release Date: February 13, 2017 Genre(s): Gay shifter love, magic, mystery, intrigue, murder, trader Page Count: 383 pages Reviewed by: Natosha Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Spiritual familiars have existed since the beginning of time. Familiarus are those who have died and have performed a pure act or…
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Risky Behavior (Bad Behavior #1)

Risky Behavior (Bad Behavior #1)

Title: Risky Behavior (Bad Behavior #1) Author: L.A. Witt and Cari Z. Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: May 1, 2017 Genre(s): Crime Procedural, Suspense Thriller Page Count: 309 Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s day one of Darren Corliss’s career as a detective, and not only has he been assigned a notoriously difficult partner, but the guy might…
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Cask Strength (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Cask Strength (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Title: Cask Strength (Agents Irish and Whiskey #2) Author: Layla Reyne Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: May 1, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Mystery/Suspense Page Count: 205 Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Professionally, the FBI team of Aidan “Irish” Talley and Jameson “Whiskey” Walker is as good as it gets, closing cases faster than any team at the Bureau. Personally,…
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Devour Release Day + Excerpt

Devour Release Day + Excerpt

Title: Devour (Unbreakable Bonds #4) Series: Unbreakable Bonds Author: Jocelynn Drake and Rinda Elliott Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: April 28, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Mystery/Suspense Page Count: 249 Reviewed by: Parvathy, Natosha, Gigi and Belen Blurb: Ian Pierce is the chef and part owner of the hottest restaurant in Cincinnati, his chosen family is full of happy relationships, and the scruffy, snarky cop who has been haunting his dreams is one…
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