Monthly Archives: May 2017

Return of the Chauffeur’s Son (Natosha’s Review)

Return of the Chauffeur’s Son (Natosha’s Review)

Title: Return Of The Chauffeurs Son Author: Tara Lain Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: June 2, 2017 Genre(s): Gay contemporary romance, sibling rivalry, chef, CEO Page Count: 200 pages Reviewed by: Natosha Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Luca McGrath may be returning to Napa Valley, California as a promising chef with dreams of starting his own restaurant and winery, but his…
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Patron (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Patron (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Title: Patron Author: C.B. Lewis Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: June 21, 2017 Genre(s): Historical Fantasy Page Count: 78 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 1 flame out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Theodore Wentworth, who possesses little more than a sharp and well-educated mind, is trying to solicit a sponsor for his studies of Greek antiquity by performing recitations at gatherings of collectors. Desperate for luck…
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The Palisade (Lavender Shores #1)

The Palisade (Lavender Shores #1)

Title: The Palisade (Lavender Shores #1) Author: Rosalind Abel Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: June 20, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 234 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Confident businessman Joel Rhodes sees the small California town of Lavender Shores as nothing more than a business transaction and a final stepping stone to the position he’s been working towards…
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Texting, AutoCorrect, and a Prius (Belen’s Review)

Texting, AutoCorrect, and a Prius (Belen’s Review)

Title: Texting, AutoCorrect, and a Prius Author: M.A. Church Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: June 28th 2017 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Romance Page Count: 110 pages Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Clay McDonald finds the perfect car on Craigslist and is quick to send the seller a text: Is your penis still for sale? AutoCorrect strikes again. Damn—he should’ve…
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Before You Break (Natosha’s Review)

Before You Break (Natosha’s Review)

Title: Before You Break (Secrets #1) Author: KC Wells Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: May 26, 2017 Genre(s): Gay contemporary romance, BDSM, emotional turmoil, family drama, police officers Page Count: 340 pages Reviewed by: Natosha Heat Level: 4.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Six years ago Ellis walked into his first briefing as the newest member of London’s Specialist Firearms unit. He was partnered…
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Model Investigator (Haven Investigations #3)

Model Investigator (Haven Investigations #3)

Title: Model Investigator (Haven Investigations #3) Author: Lissa Kasey Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: June 26th 2017 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Mystery / Romance Page Count: 250 pages Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: With his lover, Kade, missing, androgynous former model turned private investigator Ollie Petroskovic is ready to kick some ass to bring him home. Ollie and his…
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Ride Along (Belen’s Review)

Ride Along (Belen’s Review)

Title: Ride Along (States of Love) Author: Meghan Maslow Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: June 14th 2017 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Romance Page Count: 122 pages Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Drew Nolan is a loud-and-proud mystery writer with a brutal case of writer’s block. He needs practical experience with the Baltimore police beat to get his latest manuscript…
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The Masterpiece  (Ele’s Review)

The Masterpiece (Ele’s Review)

Author: Bonnie Dee Publisher: Self Published Release Date: June 13th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 243 pages Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Built from the bottom up: one perfect gentleman. Man about town Arthur Lawton spends his days pursuing entertainment while shoeshine Joe Sprat labors to better his family’s lives. When an argument about nature versus nurture sparks…
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Trained (Renée’s Review)

Trained (Renée’s Review)

Title: Trained Author: N.M. Pratt Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: July 21, 2015 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance/OFY/Friends to Lovers Page Count: 158 Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating:  5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Brendon is too young to be letting himself go. Overweight and desperate for a change, he goes where everyone goes for advice these days, the Internet. That’s where he finds Jared. Jared has an…
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Beguiled (CrabbyPatty’s review)

Beguiled (CrabbyPatty’s review)

Title: Beguiled (Enlightenment #2) Second edition of a book previously published by Samhain Publishing Author: Joanna Chambers Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: April 23, 2017 Genre(s): Historical Romance Page Count: 226 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Two years after his last encounter with cynical nobleman Lord Murdo Balfour, David Lauriston accidentally meets him again in the heart of Edinburgh.…
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Coach’s Challenge (Belen’s Review)

Coach’s Challenge (Belen’s Review)

Title: Coach’s Challenge (Scoring Chances #5) Author: Avon Gale Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: June 26th 2017 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Romance Page Count: 200 pages Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.88 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s been decades since blackmail forced Troy Callahan to retire from playing professional hockey, and he’s built a successful career behind the bench. When he’s offered the opportunity…
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Training Season (Gigi’s Review)

Training Season (Gigi’s Review)

Title: Training Season (Training Season #1) Author: Leta Blake Publisher: Self Published Release Date: November 11, 2013 Genre(s): Contemporary/Figure Skating Page Count: 343 Reviewed by: Gigi Heat Level: 5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5+ stars out of 5 Blurb: Unquestionably talented figure skater Matty Marcus is willing to sacrifice everything for his Olympic dream, but his lack of discipline cost him the gold once before. Now the pressure’s on.…
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Serpent’s Kiss

Serpent’s Kiss

Title: Serpent’s Kiss Authors: Layla Dorine Publisher: Encompass Ink Release Date: April 5, 2017 Genre(s): Paranormal Romance Page Count: 319 Reviewed by: Steph Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.13 stars out of 5 Blurb: While searching for their missing sibling, Zaiden and his sister Kaandhal, come across the last pureblooded psy-clairvoyant of their kind. Unfortunately for them, the psy-clairvoyant Darian has no idea who he truly is…
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