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I am an avid reader. I read all genres, but I particularly love romance novels. Right now, my focus is M/M romances sometimes with a paranormal twist.

I hope you like the reviews posted here. I’d love to hear your feedback and if you’re interested you can view my other reviews at Creative Ink Romance Reviews.

Krewe Daddy

Title: Krewe Daddy Author: Margie Church Series: Hard as Teak: Book 2 Publisher: Noble Romance Cover Art: Fiona Jayde Genre: GLBT, Erotic Contemporary, M/M, BDSM Length: 222 pages Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Guest review by Barb Manning Review Summary: A great new installment in the Hard as Teak series about two troubled young men trying to rebuild their relationship after a long separation.
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Secret Chemistry

Secret Chemistry

Title: Secret Chemistry Author: Chris T. Kat Cover Artist: Anne Cain Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy link: Amazon.com Genre: M/M Romance, Fantasy Romance Length: 202 pages Rating: 3 out of of 5 stars Guest review by Barb Manning Review Summary: An interesting start to a new wolf shifter gay romance involving shifter hybrids, two young and lonely men and the future of a wolf pack.
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A Knitter in His Natural Habitat

A Knitter in His Natural Habitat

Title: A Knitter in His Natural Habitat Author: Amy Lane Cover Artist: Catt Ford Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Amazon: Buy Link Knitter in His Natural Habitat (Knitting Series) Genre: M/M Romance, Contemporary Length: 212 pages Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by Barb Manning Review Summary: A great romance about yarn and knitting, secret identities and hot young men in love.
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Falling for Rain

Falling for Rain

Title: Falling for Rain Author: Susan Laine Cover Artist: Paul Richmond Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Amazon: Buy Link Falling for Rain Genre: Contemporary Length: 210 pages/novel Rating: 2 stars out of 5 A guest review by Barb Manning Summary review: The author’s writing style and choice of language made this a disappointment.
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Daddio (Horizons #3)

Daddio (Horizons #3)

Title: Daddio (Horizons #3) Author: Mickie B. Ashling Cover Artist: Anne Cain Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy Link: Amazon.com; Genre: Contemporary Gay Romance Length: 243 pages Rating: 5 stars out of 5 A guest review by Barb Summary: Daddio is a great read with some easy-on-the-eye guys involved in a hot but sweet romance. This one gets 5 stars without a doubt!
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