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The Combat Zone (PIU’s Review)

The Combat Zone (PIU’s Review)

Title: The Combat Zone (A Cody Harper Novel #1) Author: Vincent Wilde Publisher: Cleis Press Release Date: 10th Jan, 2017 Genre(s): Mystery/Thriller Page Count : 240 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 0.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: From the underbelly of Boston’s officially sanctioned red-light district–The Combat Zone–to a neo-Nazi compound in the secluded mountains of New Hampshire, gay cross-dressing sleuth Cody Harper hunts…
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From the Ashes (PIU’s Review)

From the Ashes (PIU’s Review)

Title: From the Ashes (Fires of Redemption #1) Author: Xen Sanders Publisher: Entangled Publishing Release Date: 2nd Jan, 2017 Genre(s): Romance, Crime, Fantasy Page Count : 350 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Sociopath. Killer. Deviant. Monster, devoid of morals, incapable of human emotion. The villain known as Spark has been called this and more, and as a super-powered…
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Six Degrees of Lust (PIU’s Review)

Six Degrees of Lust (PIU’s Review)

Title: Six Degrees of Lust (By Degrees #1) Author: Taylor V. Donovan Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: 2nd Jan, 2017 Genre(s): Romance, Crime, Hot, Emotional, FBI Page Count : 350 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: By Degrees is an ensemble character series with multiple points of view. 2nd Edition New York City FBI team leader Samuel Shaughnessy lives…
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Merry Christmas, Mr. Miggles (Lili’s Review)

Merry Christmas, Mr. Miggles (Lili’s Review)

Title: Merry Christmas, Mr. Miggles Author: Eli Easton Publisher: Pinkerton Road LLC Release Date: November 23rd 2016 Genre(s): Contemporary, Holidays Page Count: File Size: 664 KB Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 2.75 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Toby Kincaid loves being the junior librarian in his hometown of Sandy Lake, Ohio. He spends his days surrounded by books and chatting with the library patrons.…
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Playing with Fire (Ariel’s Review)

Playing with Fire (Ariel’s Review)

Title: Playing with Fire Author: Dirk Greyson Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: November 4, 2016 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 199 Reviewed by: Ariel Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Jim Crawford was born wealthy, but he turned his back on it to become a police officer. Add that to his being gay, and he’s definitely the black sheep of the family.…
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Bitter Legacy (PIU’s Review)

Bitter Legacy (PIU’s Review)

Title: Bitter Legacy Author: Dal Maclean Publisher: Blind Eye Books Release Date: 4th oct, 2016 Genre(s): Murder, Mystery, Thriller, Twisted Romance Page Count: 350 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5+++ stars out of 5 Blurb: Detective Sergeant James Henderson of London’s Metropolitan Police Murder Investigation Team is no ordinary police officer. His remarkable gut instincts and relentless detective work have put him on a…
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The Talented Mr. Rivers (Parvathy’s review)

The Talented Mr. Rivers (Parvathy’s review)

Title: The Talented Mr. Rivers (Tough Love #2) Author: HelenKay Dimon Publisher: Loveswept (Random House Publishing Group) Release Date: September 13, 2016 Genre(s): Romantic Suspense Page Count: 214 Reviewed by: Parvathy Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: HelenKay Dimon’s suspenseful, provocative series of double agents and dark desire continues with a novel featuring two men bound by a dangerous job—and by the…
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Breaking (Fall or Break #2)

Breaking (Fall or Break #2)

Title: Breaking (Fall or Break #2) Author: Barbara Elsborg Publisher: Self Published Release Date: July 28th 2015 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count:270 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Archer Hart is on the move before the man he’s just killed is found. When a bullet whizzes past his ear, he realizes hunter is now hunted. So much for his retirement…
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Fish Out of Water (PIU’s Review)

Fish Out of Water (PIU’s Review)

Title: Fish Out of Water Author: Amy Lane Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: July 29th, 2016 Genre(s): Mystery, Crime Page Count: 270 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: PI Jackson Rivers grew up on the mean streets of Del Paso Heights—and he doesn’t trust cops, even though he was one. When the man he thinks of as his brother…
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A Heart’s Desire  (PIU’s Review)

A Heart’s Desire (PIU’s Review)

Title: A Heart’s Desire Author: Kris Michaels Publisher: Troll River Publications Release Date: June 21th, 2016 Genre(s): Thriller/Crime, Serial Killer, FBI Investigation Page Count: 188 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Agent McKenzie is nobody’s ‘yes’ boy and has the letters of reprimand to prove it. He smells the stink of political maneuvering in this case and he can…
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Splintered (PIU’s Review)

Splintered (PIU’s Review)

Title: Splintered (Hunting Evil, Book 1) Second Edition Author: SJD Peterson Publisher: DSP Publications Release Date: May 31, 2016 Genre(s): Crime Procedural Page Count: 220 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: A string of murders targeting effeminate gay men has the GLBTQ community of Chicago on alert, but budget cuts have left many precincts understaffed and overworked. Not to…
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How to Walk Like a Man  (Lili’s Review)

How to Walk Like a Man (Lili’s Review)

Title: How to Walk Like a Man (Howl at the Moon #2) Author: Eli Easton Publisher: Pinkerton Road Release Date: November 13th 2015 Genre(s): M/M Paranormal Romance Page Count: 241 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5+ stars out of 5 Blurb: Deputy Roman Charsguard survived Afghanistan where he lost his best friend—his K-9 handler James. Roman was a military dog until two years…
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Falling (Fall or Break #1)

Falling (Fall or Break #1)

Title: Falling (Fall or Break #1) Author: Barbara Elsborg Publisher: Self Published Release Date: March 24th 2015 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count:282 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.1 stars out of 5 Blurb: Falling is easy. Landing without breaking your heart? Impossible. Harper is no longer behind bars, but it doesn’t feel like it. Ten years serving time for a crime he didn’t commit have…
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