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Ele

Mother, wife, teacher and READER. I read MM almost exclusively. My kindle is my best friend and the most important thing in my life after my son. My poor husband…

I read MM romance almost exclusively. As a reader I don’t have any hard limits except incest. I like Contemporary and Historicals and I rarely read Paranormal unless recommended…

Marked (Roads #1.5)

Marked (Roads #1.5)

Title: Marked (Roads #1.5) Author: Garrett Leigh Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: October 14th 2013 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 20 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s been six months since Ash shuffled into Pete’s life and turned his world upside down, and six months since they sat in an all-night diner plotting Ash’s theoretical solution for Pete’s faded,…
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Tops Down Bottoms Up   (Ele’s review)

Tops Down Bottoms Up (Ele’s review)

Title:Tops Down Bottoms Up Author: Jay Northcote Publisher: Jaybird Press Release Date: August 16th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Will Rowan’s festival fling with sexy dancer Seth lead to something more permanent? Rowan is stuck at a folk festival helping out a mate, and it really isn’t his scene. The yoga and singing workshops are…
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My Dark Knight (Kings of Hell MC #2)

My Dark Knight (Kings of Hell MC #2)

Title: My Dark Knight (Kings of Hell MC #2) Author: K.A. Merikan Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: August 10th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary, Dark romance Page Count: 466 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Love or hate. Life or death. No inbetween. No compromise. No rules in love and war. * Knight. Party monster. Handsome Savage. Doesn’t do monogamy. Elliot. Obsessive.…
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Dear Mona Lisa… (Ele’s Review)

Dear Mona Lisa… (Ele’s Review)

Title: Dear Mona Lisa… Author: Al Stewart, Claire Davis Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: August 12th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 67 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 0 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Tom, shy office clerk by day and drawer of foxes by night wakes up one Monday knowing the most extraordinary week of his life is about to begin. In five days time…
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Making It (Ringside Romance #3)

Making It (Ringside Romance #3)

Title: Making It (Ringside Romance #3) Author: Christine d’Abo Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: August 7th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 226 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Devan knows exactly what he wants from life: a good career, a husband who loves him, and a child to call his own. He’s working at the perfect job, and has…
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Permanent Ink (Ele’s Review)

Permanent Ink (Ele’s Review)

Title: Permanent Ink (Art & Soul #1) Author: Avon Gale and Piper Vaughn Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: August 7th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 256 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: At twenty-three, Poe Montgomery is going nowhere. He still lives in his father’s basement and spends most of his time tagging with his friends. When an arrest…
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Trust with a Chaser (Ele’s Review)

Trust with a Chaser (Ele’s Review)

Title: Trust with a Chaser (Rainbow Cove #1) Author: Annabeth Albert Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: August 1st 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 255 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: One hot cop. One bar owner out for redemption. One smoking-hot summer fling destined to leave scorch marks… Mason Hanks has returned to Rainbow Cove, Oregon with one goal in…
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Controlled Burn (Ele’s Review)

Controlled Burn (Ele’s Review)

Title: Controlled Burn Author: Erin McLellan Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: August 14th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 309 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: At eighteen, Joel Smith’s life fell to pieces. His boyfriend died in a car crash while reading a sext from him, the local newspaper outed them both in the aftermath, and his parents got…
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Becoming Kerry (Ele’s Review)

Becoming Kerry (Ele’s Review)

Title: Becoming Kerry Author: Lynn Kelling Publisher: Forbidden Fiction Publishing Release Date: August 8th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 455 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Kerry Sanderson’s life is falling apart. He’s crushing himself to fit into the boxes others have put him in: dutiful son, good boyfriend, real man. But even the small rebellions he’s fought for…
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Runner (Ele’s Review)

Runner (Ele’s Review)

Title: Runner Author: Parker Williams Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: July 28th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 200 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Matt Bowers’s life ended at sixteen, when a vicious betrayal by someone who he should have been able to trust left him a shell of himself, fighting OCD and PTSD, living in constant fear and…
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Heart of the Steal (Ele’s Review)

Heart of the Steal (Ele’s Review)

Title: Heart of the Steal Author: Avon Gale and Roan Parrish Publisher: Philtre Press Release Date: July 11th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 306 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Responsible, disciplined William Fox channeled his love for art and his faith in the rules into being an FBI Art Crimes agent. Right and wrong, justice and injustice—the differences…
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Uncomplicated Choices (Ele’s Review)

Uncomplicated Choices (Ele’s Review)

Title: Uncomplicated Choices (Camassia Cove #5) Author: Cara Dee Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: June 30th 2017 Pages: 238 Genre(s): Contemporary Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: When life gave you lemons, you learned who stayed and made lemonade with you. Or something to that effect. And the day Ellis Hayes kidnapped me—or, he borrowed a yacht and didn’t know…
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House of Cards (Ele’s Review)

House of Cards (Ele’s Review)

Title: House of Cards (Porthkennack #4) Author: Garrett Leigh Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: July 17th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 249 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.30 stars out of 5 Blurb: Calum Hardy’s life has unravelled. Reeling from the betrayal of a man he once loved, he boards a train heading south, with no real idea where he’s going except a world…
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Oversight (Ele’s Review)

Oversight (Ele’s Review)

Title: Oversight (The Community #2) Author: Santino Hassell Publisher: Riptide Publishing Pages: 242 Release Date: June 26th 2017 Genre(s): Paranormal, Psychics Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Spoiler Alert! The following blurb contains spoilers for Insight, book one of The Community. Holden Payne has it all . . . or so he thinks. As heir to the founder of…
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