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From Brussels, With Love (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

From Brussels, With Love (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Title: From Brussels, With Love Author: Emy Calirel Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: October 18, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 156 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Dispirited after a recent breakup, Irish project manager Trevor is guilted into a trip to Brussels with his best friend. A chance meeting with cute and funny tour guide Jerome turns…
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Bishop (Kirstin’s Review)

Bishop (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Bishop: A True Lover’s Story Author: A.E. Via Publisher: Via Star Wings Books Release Date: September 29th 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 352 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: At only thirty-two, Bishop Stockley has lived a hard-knock life. His gang was his family, the streets his home. Until the crew he’d always called his brothers betrayed…
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The Prince and his Bedeviled Bodyguard (Paranormal Princes #1)

The Prince and his Bedeviled Bodyguard (Paranormal Princes #1)

Title: The Prince and his Bedeviled Bodyguard (Paranormal Princes #1) Author: Charlie Cochet Publisher: Self Published Release Date: September 19, 2019 Genre(s): Paranormal, Shapeshifter, Fantasy Page Count: 122 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Prince Owin Being a fierce predator—not at all adorable, despite my graceful stature—the last thing I needed was a bodyguard. Especially a wolf shifter,…
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Romancing the Rough Diamond (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Romancing the Rough Diamond (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Title: Romancing the Rough Diamond (Romancing the… Series) Author: Clare London Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: September 17, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 256 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When Mayfair jewelers, Starsmith Stones, wins the commission for a gay royal wedding, CEO Joel Sterling is recommended to the brilliant young designer Matt Barth — only to…
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Mainly by Moonlight (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Mainly by Moonlight (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Title: Mainly by Moonlight (Bedknobs and Broomsticks #1) Author: Josh Lanyon Publisher: JustJoshin Publishing, Inc. Release Date: August 1, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance, Murder/Mystery/Magic Page Count: 252 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: A gay high-society wedding. A stolen book of spells. A love-threatening lie. Can a witch avoid a murder rap without revealing the supernatural truth? Cosmo Saville…
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Arctic Heat (Kristin F’s Review)

Arctic Heat (Kristin F’s Review)

Title: Arctic Heat (Frozen Hearts #3) Author: Annabeth Albert Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: September 23, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 368 Reviewed by: Kristin F Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: A lasting connection needs more than simply surviving a winter together—they’ll have to outsmart danger, let down their defenses and open their hearts. Owen Han has a fresh lease on…
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The Low Road (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

The Low Road (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Title: The Low Road Author: Eleanor Harkstead Publisher: Pride Publishing Release Date: October 15, 2019 Genre(s): Paranormal Romance Page Count: 45 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Can a lonely driver and a tragic hitch-hiker cheat both time and death? One night in the pouring rain, Alex stops on Gallows Hill to pick up a hitch-hiker. But when the…
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Kickflip (Kirstin’s Review)

Kickflip (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Kickflip Author: Christina Lee Publisher: Christina Lee Release Date: August 28th 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 281 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Tattoo artist Cory Easton has been going through the motions—taking care of his grandmother and his dogs while working long hours—and staying busy enough to keep the noise in his head at bay. Until he…
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Paint It Black (Ele’s Review)

Paint It Black (Ele’s Review)

Title: Paint It Black (Beneath the Stain #2) Author: Amy Lane Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: August 13th 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 496 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Everybody thinks Mackey Sanders’s Outbreak Monkey is the last coming of Rock ’n’ Roll Jesus, but Cheever Sanders can’t wait to make a name for himself where nobody expects…
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Nemesis (Kristin F’s Review)

Title: Nemesis (Alpha Unit One, Book #2) Author: Chris T. Kat Release Date: August 16, 2019 Genre(s): Paranormal; Shifters Page Count: 176 Reviewed by: Kristin F. Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Alpha Unit One: Book Two Nicky Reed may have won the battle regarding baby shifters working as policemen, but he’s not so sure about the war. His mate and superior…
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Digging Deep (Kristin F’s Review)

Digging Deep (Kristin F’s Review)

Title: Digging Deep (Digging Deep #1) Author: Jay Hogan Release Date: August 6, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 354 Reviewed by: Kristin F. Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: A Digging Deep Story Drake Park has a complicated life. As a gay male midwife, he’s used to raising eyebrows. Add Crohn’s disease and things get interesting—or not, considering the sad state of…
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Home Improvement (Kirstin’s Review)

Home Improvement (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Home Improvement Author: Tara Lain Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: July 9, 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 207 Reviewed by: Kristin F. Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Romance on Aisle Sixteen—opposites attract amid the hammers and screws of the home improvement store. Gabe Mason became a father at seventeen, and his daughter, Ellie, is the most important thing in his…
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Shake the Stars (ParisDude’s Review)

Shake the Stars (ParisDude’s Review)

Title: Shake the Stars Author: V.L. Locey Publisher: Gone Writing Publishing Release Date: July 10th 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 100,000 words approx. Reviewed by: ParisDude Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Spending time in the Poconos with his family was the last thing Dane Forrester wanted to do over the summer. He had dreams of spending his last break touring…
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Nothing Special (Bob-O-Link’s Review)

Nothing Special (Bob-O-Link’s Review)

Title: Nothing Special Author: Jay Northcote Publisher: Jaybird Press Release Date: June 19, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 158 Reviewed by: Bob-O-Link Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When Noah’s insecurity threatens their fledgling relationship, can Sol convince Noah that he’s enough? Noah thinks he’s nothing special. Average height, a bit on the skinny side, and cute but rather geeky, he’s…
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