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The Impetuous Afflictions of Jonathan Wolfe (The Auspicious Troubles of Love #2)

The Impetuous Afflictions of Jonathan Wolfe (The Auspicious Troubles of Love #2)

Title: The Impetuous Afflictions of Jonathan Wolfe (The Auspicious Troubles of Love #2) Author: Charlie Cochet Cover Art: Anne Cain Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy link: Amazon.com (Second Edition) Buy Link: n/a Length: Novel/204 PDF pages Genre: Historical/Romance Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 A review by LadyM Review summary: Lovely sequel to The Auspicious Troubles of Chance.
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A Little Night Murder

A Little Night Murder

Title: A Little Night Murder Author: J.S. Cook Cover Art: Catt Ford Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy Link: Buy Link A Little Night Murder Genre: Mystery/Suspense/Historical M/M Romance Length: Novel/200 PDF pages/63,510 words Rating: 3 stars out of 5 A review by LadyM Review summary: A decent historical mystery with some problems.
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High Concept

High Concept

Title: High Concept Author: Whitley Grey Cover Art: Mina Carter Publisher: Loose Id Buy Link: Buy Link High Concept Length: Novel/103,015 words Genre: Police procedural/Suspense/Contemporary M/M romance Rating: 3.75 stars out of 5 A review by LadyM Review summary: A bit crowded and sometimes slow, but good police procedural intertwined with burgeoning relationship between a closeted cop and an FBI profiler.
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Learning Curve (Life Lessons #4)

Learning Curve (Life Lessons #4)

Title: Learning Curve (Life Lessons #4) Author: Kaje Harper Cover Art: Winterheart Designs Publisher: MLR Press Buy Link: Amazon.com Learning Curve (Life Lessons #4) Length: Novel/370 PDF pages/117,000 words Genre: Contemporary/Romance/Mystery/Police Procedural Rating: 5+ stars out of 5 A review by LadyM Life Lessons Series Review summary: In the last book of the series, Harper juggles many balls and drops none of them.
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Whiskey and Wry (Sinners #2)

Whiskey and Wry (Sinners #2)

Title: Whiskey and Wry (Sinners #2) Author: Rhys Ford Cover Art: Reece Notley Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Amazon: Buy Link Whiskey and Wry (Sinners, No. 2) Length: Novel/254 PDF pages/88,768 words Genre: Contemporary M/M Romance/Suspense Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 A review by LadyM Review summary: Once again, the protagonists and, frankly, creepy villain made me overlook the book’s flaws. And – another plus – Miki and Kane are back!
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Eye Contact

Eye Contact

Title: Eye Contact (The Mark Manning Mysteries 2) Author: Michael Craft Cover art: Mumtaz Mustafa Publisher: Open Road Media Buy link: Buy Link Eye Contact: 2 (The Mark Manning Mysteries) Length: Novel/342 pages Genre: GLBT/Mystery Rating: 4 stars out of 5 A review by LadyM Review summary: A more mature book than its predecessor.
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Flight Dreams

Flight Dreams

Title: Flight Dreams (The Mark Manning Mysteries 1) Author: Michael Craft Cover art: Mumtaz Mustafa Publisher: Open Road Media Buy link: Buy Link Flight Dreams: 1 (The Mark Manning Mysteries) Length: Novel/230 pages Genre: Mystery/GLBT Rating: 3.75 stars out of 5 A guest review by LadyM Review summary: A bit dated with somewhat flimsy characterization, but still a decent mystery and a good series opener.
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Stockholm Syndrome

Stockholm Syndrome

Title: Stockholm Syndrome Author: Sage Marlowe Publisher: Me and the Muse Publishing Buy link: Amazon.com Length: Novel/168 PDF pages Genre: M/M/Thriller/Suspense Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 A guest review by LadyM Review summary: Promising concept, with many lost opportunities to make the story shine, ultimately – forgettable.
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Moral Authority

Moral Authority

Title: Moral Authority Author: Jacob Z. Flores Cover Art: Wilde City Press Publisher: Wilde City Press Buy Link: Buy Link Moral Authority, Publisher Genre: Gay fiction/Speculative fiction/Dystopian Length:Novel/101,000 words Rating: 3.75 stars out of 5 Review summary: A good read with some flaws. Be warned – there’s no happy ending and the novel ends with a cliffhanger.
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Horn Gate

Horn Gate

Title: Horn Gate Author: Damon Suede Cover Art: Rey Arzeno Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy Link: Buy Link Amazon. Publisher Length: Novella/100 pages/23,964 words Genre: Paranormal M/M Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 A guest review by LadyM Review summary: Intriguing beginning of the new series which requires a bit of effort on reader’s part. Well-written but it might be overwhelming for some readers.
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