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Olive Juice

Olive Juice

Title: Olive Juice Author: T.J. Klune; Narrator: Derrick McClain Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: August 30, 2017 Genre(s):Gay Contemporary Lenght: 5 hours and 11 minutes Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 It begins with a message that David cannot ignore: I want to see you. He agrees, and on a cold winter’s night, David and Phillip will come together to…
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Best New Artist (Audio Review)

Best New Artist (Audio Review)

Title: Best New Artist Author: BA Tortuga; Narrator: Brian Hutchison Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: August 25, 2017 Genre(s): Gay Contemporary Page Count: 204 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Kasey “Tuff” Tuffman just told Nashville to kiss his you know what. After winning Best New Artist at an award show, he knows it’s time to head back…
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Tramps and Thieves (ColinJ’s Review)

Tramps and Thieves (ColinJ’s Review)

Title: Tramps and Thieves (Murder and Mayhem #2) Author: Rhys Ford Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: September 18, 2017 Genre(s): Gay Contemporary Page Count: 231 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Whoever said blood was thicker than water never stood in a pool of it. Retiring from stealing priceless treasures seemed like a surefire way for Rook Stevens…
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The Hike (ColinJ’s Review)

The Hike (ColinJ’s Review)

Title: The Hike Author: John Inman Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: September 4, 2017 Genre(s): Gay Romance, Contemporary Page Count: 206 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Ashley James and Tucker Lee have been friends for years. They are city boys but long for life on the open trail. During a three-hundred-mile hike from the Southern California desert…
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The Highlander (Order Series #2)

The Highlander (Order Series #2)

Title: The Highlander (Order Series #2) Author: Kasia Bacon Publisher: Self Published Release Date: August 31, 2017 Genre(s): Gay Fantasy Novella Page Count: 53 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: I, Lochan of the famed Féyes clan, know all about fighting. As a half-breed Elf, I have struggled against prejudice and feelings of inadequacy. A recluse by nature,…
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The Mutt (Order Series #1)

The Mutt (Order Series #1)

Title: The Mutt (Order Series #1) Author: Kasia Bacon Publisher: Self Published Release Date: January 20, 2017 Genre(s): Gay Fantasy Novella Page Count: 29 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: I, Ervyn Morryés of the Black Mountain clan, know all about control. As the only fair-haired Dark Elf in the Highlands, I had to learn to control my…
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The Foxling Soldati (Colin’s Review)

The Foxling Soldati (Colin’s Review)

Title: The Foxling Soldati (Soldati Hearts #2) Author: Charlie Cochet Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: August 16, 2017 Genre(s): Gay Contemporary Fantasy Page Count: Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 Blurb: Foxling Toka has served the Soldati king for centuries, and now he attends to the kingdom’s cherished Soldati prince. It’s a position of honor, and as Toka helps the…
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The Soldati Prince (Soldati Hearts #1)

The Soldati Prince (Soldati Hearts #1)

Title: The Soldati Prince (Soldati Hearts #1) Author: Charlie Cochet Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: November 23, 2016 Genre(s): Gay Contemporary fantasy Page Count: 97 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: One moment Riley Murrough is living a normal life working in a coffee shop, and the next he’s running for his life from demons, learns he bears…
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Horatio Slice: Guitar Slayer of the Universe

Horatio Slice: Guitar Slayer of the Universe

Title: Horatio Slice: Guitar Slayer of the Universe Author: Oleander Plume Publisher: Go Deeper Press Release Date: July 24, 2017 Genre(s): Gay Science Fiction Humour Page Count: 506 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: For adults only: ***Horatio Slice is NOT dead.*** Gunner Wilkes knows a secret. Heartthrob rock star Horatio Slice is not dead. Sure, Gunner may…
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Spectred Isle (Green Men #1)

Spectred Isle (Green Men #1)

Title: Spectred Isle (Green Men #1) Author: KJ Charles Publisher: KJC Books Release Date: August 3, 2017 Genre(s): Gay Paranormal Historical Romance Page Count: 271 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Archaeologist Saul Lazenby has been all but unemployable since his disgrace during the War. Now he scrapes a living working for a rich eccentric who believes in…
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Crazy in Love: The Story of a Gay Demon

Crazy in Love: The Story of a Gay Demon

Title: Crazy in Love: The Story of a Gay Demon Author: Perie Wolford; Narrator: Maxwell Palmer Publisher: Self Published Release Date: April 23, 2017 Genre(s): Gay Contemporary Fantasy Page Count: 86 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: A black comedy story based on a horror painting and vastly inspired by Stephen King’s “Needful Things” When 17-year-old Dale Stevens…
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Guardian (Aisling Trilogy #1)

Guardian (Aisling Trilogy #1)

Title: Guardian (Aisling Trilogy #1) Author: Carole Cummings Publisher: DSP Publications Release Date: August 15, 2017 Genre(s): Gay High Fantasy Page Count: 285 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Constable Dallin Brayden knows who he is, what he’s about, and he doesn’t believe in Fate. ‘Wilfred Calder’ has no idea who he is, what he’s about, and has…
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All that Shatters (Colin’s Review)

All that Shatters (Colin’s Review)

Title: All that Shatters (Sons of Outlaws #5) Author: James Cox Publisher: Evernight Publishing Release Date: May 31, 2017 Genre(s): Gay Science Fiction Page Count: 66 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.6 stars out of 5 Blurb: This is the end of the Outlaw MC on Mars. Elric is the classic good guy, always doing the right thing and always coming in last. An attack from a trusted…
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A Day Makes (Audio Review)

A Day Makes (Audio Review)

Title: A Day Makes Author: Mary Calmes, Narrator: Greg Tremblay Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: April 19, 2017 Genre(s): Gay Urban Fiction Length: 6 hrs and 33 mins Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Mob enforcer Ceaton Mercer has killed a lot of people in a lot of different ways – he stashed the last two bodies in a…
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