J.L. Merrow

Love at First Hate (Porthkennack #11)

Love at First Hate (Porthkennack #11)

Title: Love at First Hate (Porthkennack #11) Author: J.L. Merrow Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: September 3, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 325 Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: First impressions can doom second chances. Bran Roscarrock has been living in the closet all his life. As heir to an expansive family legacy in the town of Porthkennack,…
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Midnight In Berlin (Tosha’s Review)

Midnight In Berlin (Tosha’s Review)

Title: Midnight in Berlin Author: J.L. Merrow Publisher: Dreamspinner Press (2nd edition) Release Date: August 24th, 2018. Genre(s): Paranormal Romance, Werewolves Page Count: 197 Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: The hookup from hell…or the ride of his life? Leon’s drifter lifestyle gives him the freedom to attend as many music festivals as his heart desires. Even the ones…
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Midnight in Berlin (Jia’s review)

Midnight in Berlin (Jia’s review)

Title: Midnight in Berlin Author: J.L. Merrow Publisher: Dreamspinner Press (2nd edition) Release Date: August 24th, 2018. Genre(s): Paranormal Romance, Werewolves Page Count: 197 Reviewed by: Jia Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 Blurb: One bad decision can change your life forever. It’s midnight in Berlin, and drifter Leon is hitchhiking home in the rain, covered in feathers after a wild festival in…
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Midnight in Berlin (Ana’s Review)

Midnight in Berlin (Ana’s Review)

Title: Midnight in Berlin Author: JL Merrow Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: Aug 24, 2018 Genre(s): Werewolves/Shapeshifters Page Count: 200 pages Reviewed by: Ana Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: One bad decision can change your life forever. It’s midnight in Berlin, and drifter Leon is hitchhiking home in the rain, covered in feathers after a wild festival in the city park.…
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Camwolf (Kristin’s Review)

Camwolf (Kristin’s Review)

Title: Camwolf Author: J.L. Merrow Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: July 13, 2018 Genre(s): Paranormal; wolf shifter Page Count: 200 Reviewed by: Kristin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: A race to save his lover—by becoming his own worst nightmare. Dr. Nick Sewell has it all. Good friends, a career as a Cambridge academic… and recently, a tendency to turn into a…
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Wight Mischief (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Wight Mischief (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Title: Wight Mischief Author: J.L. Merrow Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: June 1, 2018 Genre(s): Mystery / Suspense Page Count: 216 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.25 stars out of 5 Blurb: A ghost of a chance at love. Personal trainer Will Golding has been looking forward to a getaway with his best friend, Baz, a journalist researching a book on ghosts. But on…
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Lock Nut (Crabbypatty’s review)

Lock Nut (Crabbypatty’s review)

Title: Lock Nut (The Plumber’s Mate Mysteries #5) Author: JL Merrow Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: May 14, 2018 Genre(s): Murder/Mystery Page Count: 330 Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Still waters run deadly. Tom Paretski, plumber with a talent for finding hidden things, and his private investigator fiancé Phil Morrison have been hired to locate a runaway husband,…
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One Under (Porthkennack #9)

One Under (Porthkennack #9)

Title: One Under (Porthkennack #9) Author: J.L. Merrow Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: March 19, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 281 Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: London Underground worker Mal Thomas is staying in Porthkennack to recover from a traumatic experience. Getting some more bad news from home is the last straw—until big, blond museum curator Jory…
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Spun! (The Shamwell Tales #4)

Spun! (The Shamwell Tales #4)

Title: Spun! (The Shamwell Tales #4) Author: JL Merrow Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: July 3, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance, Out for You, Younger / Older Page Count: 316 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: With friends like these . . . An ill-advised encounter at the office party leaves David Greenlake jobless and homeless in one heady weekend.…
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Out! (The Shamwell Tales #3)

Out! (The Shamwell Tales #3)

Title: Out! (The Shamwell Tales #3) Author: JL Merrow Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: June 26, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 305 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: When love wars with principle, which one will win? Mark Nugent has spent his life in the closet—at least, the small portion of it he hasn’t spent in the office.…
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Played! (The Shamwell Tales #2)

Played! (The Shamwell Tales #2)

Title: Played! (The Shamwell Tales #2) Author: JL Merrow Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: June 12, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 258 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: All the world’s a stage . . . but life doesn’t come with a script. Posh boy Tristan Goldsmith has one last summer of freedom before he joins the family…
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Caught! (The Shamwell Tales #1)

Caught! (The Shamwell Tales #1)

Title: Caught! (The Shamwell Tales #1) Author: JL Merrow Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: June 5, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 337 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Bow ties are cool . . . but secrets, not so much. Behind Robert Emeny’s cheerfully eccentric exterior lies a young heart battered and bruised by his past. He’s taken…
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Wake Up Call (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Wake Up Call (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Title: Wake Up Call (Porthkennack #1) Author: J.L. Merrow Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: April 17, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 320 Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: South London mechanic Devan Thompson has gone to Porthkennack to track down someone he’s been waiting all his life to know. But Dev’s distracted from his quest by Kyle, a…
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Wake Up Call (Lena’s Review)

Wake Up Call (Lena’s Review)

Title: Wake Up Call (Porthkennack #1) Author: J.L. Merrow Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: April 17th, 2017 Genre(s): MM Mystery Romance, Contemporary Page Count: 320 Reviewed by: LenaRibka Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 2 stars out of 5 Blurb: South London mechanic Devan Thompson has gone to Porthkennack to track down someone he’s been waiting all his life to know. But Dev’s distracted from his quest by…
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