Monthly Archives: August 2019

A Rhythm You Feel (Kirstin’s Review)

A Rhythm You Feel (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: A Rhythm You Feel (The Rock Gods: East Coast Label Book 1) Author: Ann Lister Publisher: Ann Lister Release Date: July 29th 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 347 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Blade: As the lead singer of Hard Core, I’ve been taught several key life lessons. Unfortunately, I’ve also ignored many of them in the…
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Of being queer, crazy fluxes, and writing: Interview with Heidi Cullinan

Of being queer, crazy fluxes, and writing: Interview with Heidi Cullinan

After reading the ARC of Heidi’s latest novel The Doctor’s Orders, I absolutely wanted to know more about this excellent writer. I confess I came to know her through the three books of this series, Copper Point: Medical, and ever since finishing the last book in the line, I have added her previous books to my TBR, making it very long in the process. I guessed Heidi’s schedule would be…
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Open Water (Kirstin’s Review)

Open Water (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Open Water (Scandinavian Comfort Book 2) Author: Sophia Soames Publisher: Self-published Release Date: July 20, 2019 Genre(s): YA, Enemies-to-lovers Page Count: 338 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Meet Lukas Myrtengren, Mentor Teacher in Biology and Maths at Östra Real Senior School in Stockholm. This isn’t how his life is supposed to turn out. In your late thirties…
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RELEASE BLITZ – Social Sinners: After the Final Curtain by T.L. Travis

RELEASE BLITZ – Social Sinners: After the Final Curtain by T.L. Travis

Title: Social Sinners: After the Final Curtain (Social Sinners #5) Author: T.L. Travis Publisher: Encompass Ink Release Date: August 13th 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary, Romance (MM/MMM) Page Count: 89 pages Blurb: What do our boys have in store for us this time around? Through pain, attempted suicide, addiction and loss their bond never faltered. They’ve watched other bands come and go; some weren’t cut out for life on the road. Others…
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Fire in the Heart (Metahuman Files #8) Release Day Spotlight

Fire in the Heart (Metahuman Files #8) Release Day Spotlight

Title: Fire in the Heart: A Metahuman Files: Classified Novella Author: Hailey Turner Publisher: Self Published Release Date: August 13, 2019 Genre(s): Gay paranormal romance/mystery Page Count: 124 Blurb: Surrender to vows. Staff Sergeant Alexei Dvorkin has come a long way since being turned into a metahuman, and all he wants to do is marry the man he loves. A wedding is easy, but it’s the honeymoon where his past…
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Paint It Black 5 Star Release Day Spotlight

Paint It Black 5 Star Release Day Spotlight

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: Kirstin Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 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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Boy Shattered (Tosha’s Review)

Boy Shattered (Tosha’s Review)

Title: Boy Shattered Author: Eli Easton Publisher: Harmony Ink Press Edition: Second Release Date: August 13, 2019 Genre(s): Gay Young Love, Mystery, Suspense Page Count: 352 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: “You’ll make it out of here, Brian. I swear.” I had everything. I was school quarterback, popular with girls, and I made my dad proud. I…
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Paint It Black (Tosha’s Review)

Paint It Black (Tosha’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 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 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…
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Social Sinners: After The Final Curtain (Social Sinners #5)

Social Sinners: After The Final Curtain (Social Sinners #5)

Title: Social Sinners: After the Final Curtain (Social Sinners #5) Author: T.L. Travis Publisher: Encompass Ink Release Date: August 13th 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary, Romance (MM/MMM) Page Count: 89 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: What do our boys have in store for us this time around? Through pain, attempted suicide, addiction and loss their bond never faltered. They’ve…
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Past Sins (Tosha’s Review)

Past Sins (Tosha’s Review)

Title: Past Sins Author: Thomas Grant Bruso Publisher: JMS Books Release Date: August 10, 2019 Genre(s): Gay mystery Page Count: 110 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Officer Jack Ballinger receives a phone call from the chief of police in the early morning hours regarding a dead body at an apartment building in a quiet neighborhood in the…
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Addiction (Kirstin’s Review)

Addiction (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Addiction Author: Roberta Blablanski Publisher: Roberta Blablanski Release Date: August 16th, 2019 Genre(s): Fiction Page Count: 145 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Addiction can destroy your life. But if you destroy addiction, can you get your life back? At twenty-eight, Owen Fredrikson is homeless, unemployed, and grappling with drug addiction. Before he let drugs take over his…
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Paint It Black (Kirstin’s Review)

Paint It Black (Kirstin’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: Kirstin Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 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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The Black Marble Pool (Kristin F’s Review)

The Black Marble Pool (Kristin F’s Review)

Title: The Black Marble Pool Author: Stan Leventhal Publisher: ReQueered Tales Release Date: August 15, 2019 (first published 1991) Genre(s): Mystery/Suspense Page Count: 163 Reviewed by: Kristin F, Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When you first notice it, something seems a bit unusual. Then it occurs to you that most, if not all, of the pools you’ve ever seen before were…
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Sir

Sir

Title: Sir Author: N. R. Walker Publisher: Self Published Release Date: July 23, 2019 Genre(s): BDSM, Ménage Page Count: 248 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: # flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Founded over four hundred years ago, Sanctus Infinitus Redemptio is a private and very elite society where dominance and submission are revered. Steeped in tradition and excellence, every Dominant and every submissive,…
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