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A Wish Upon the Stars (Colin’s Review) Audiobook

A Wish Upon the Stars (Colin’s Review) Audiobook

Title: A Wish Upon the Stars (Tales From Verania #4) Author: T.J. Klune; Narrator: Michael Lesley Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: November 28th 2018 Genre(s): High Fantasy Page Count: 450 pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Nearly a year ago, blinded by grief and betrayal, Sam of Wilds made a desperate decision to follow the Great White into…
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Don’t Fear the (Not Really Grim) Reaper (Colin’s Review)

Don’t Fear the (Not Really Grim) Reaper (Colin’s Review)

Title: Don’t Fear the (Not Really Grim) Reaper Author: Carole Cummings Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: January 11th 2019 Genre(s): Humour, Romance, Paranormal Page Count: 62 pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: When unassuming college student Emery Sutton wakes up in the morgue, it takes him a few minutes to remember he has magic (superpowers, damn it!) and…
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His Cursed Prince (Colin’s Review)

His Cursed Prince (Colin’s Review)

Title: His Cursed Prince Author: Ryan Loveless Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: December 28, 2018 Genre(s): Fantasy, Romance, Humour, Short Story Page Count: 98 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Three facts about Tuckington Belle: 1. Given the choice between illegally scaling the royal castle’s walls to steal flowers for a client at his family’s dress shop or…
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Tutus and Tinsel (Colin’s Review)

Tutus and Tinsel (Colin’s Review)

Title: Tutus and Tinsel (Half Moon Bay #2.5) Author: Rhys Ford Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: December 21, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 89 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Zig Reid-Harris has everything an eleven-year-old girl could ever want: a great home, two fantastic fathers named Deacon Reid and Lang Harris, and all the books she…
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Hero for the Holidays (Spandex and Superpowers #5)

Hero for the Holidays (Spandex and Superpowers #5)

Title: Hero for the Holidays (Spandex and Superpowers #5) Author: Charles Payseur Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: December 1, 2018 Genre(s): Super Hero, Romance, Short Story, Holiday, Advent, Urban Fantasy Page Count: 49 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Cody travels from Metro City to the Caribbean island lair of Dr. Devious to look after the place while…
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The Legend of Gentleman John

The Legend of Gentleman John

Title: The Legend of Gentleman John Author: T. J. Nichols Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: December 1, 2018 Genre(s): Historical, Fantasy, Short Story Page Count: 36 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Banyn, a fae, escorts the souls of children to Magh Meall, but one Christmas, he comes for a lad who isn’t quite dead, and he breaks…
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Cold as the Clay (Duncan Andrews Thrillers #6)

Cold as the Clay (Duncan Andrews Thrillers #6)

Title: Cold as the Clay (Duncan Andrews Thrillers #6) Author: Stephen Osborne Publisher: Beaten Track Publishing Release Date: October 23, 2018 Genre(s): Paranormal Romance Page Count: 183 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Private detective Duncan Andrews is used to dealing with things strange and bizarre. Luckily, he’s got friends to back him up, including Gina, a witch,…
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My Regelence Rake (Colin’s Review)

My Regelence Rake (Colin’s Review)

Title: My Regelence Rake (Sci-Regency #3) Author: J.L. Langley Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: November 23, 2018 Genre(s): Science Fiction, Romance Page Count: 300 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: A Sci-Regency Novel: sequel to The Englor Affair Sebastian Hastings, Viscount Wentworth, is captain of the Royal Guard by day and scandalous rake by night. To protect the…
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Cops and Comix (Colin’s Review)

Cops and Comix (Colin’s Review)

Title: Cops and Comix (Murder and Mayhem #0.5) Author: Rhys Ford Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: November 16, 2018 Genre(s): Short Story, Contemprary, Romance Page Count: 45 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s all fun and games until someone leaves a dead body on the floor. Life for comic book store owner Alex Martin usually runs to…
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The Bones Beneath My Skin (Colin’s Review)

The Bones Beneath My Skin (Colin’s Review)

Title: The Bones Beneath My Skin Author: T.J. Klune Publisher: Self Published Release Date: October 26, 2018 Genre(s): Paranormal, Romance Page Count: 375 pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: In the spring of 1995, Nate Cartwright has lost everything: his parents are dead, his older brother wants nothing to do with him, and he’s been fired from his…
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Coming Back (Belladonna Arms #3)

Coming Back (Belladonna Arms #3)

Title: Coming Back (Belladonna Arms #3) Author: John Inman Narrator: Shawn Hertel Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: September 27, 2018 Genre(s): Romance, Contemporary, Humour Page Count: 200 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Barney Teegarden knows what it’s like to be alone. He knows what it’s like to have a romantic heart, yet no love in his life…
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Love Beneath the Lake

Love Beneath the Lake

Title: Love Beneath the Lake Author: L. Summers Publisher: Self Published Release Date: October 15, 2018 Genre(s): Paranormal Page Count: 121 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Evan Massie has always been drawn to the water. So when he discovers his ex-boyfriend’s cheating and manipulations, the first safe place that comes to mind is his family’s old cabin…
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Devil Take Me (Anthology)

Devil Take Me (Anthology)

Title: Devil Take Me (Anthology) Author: Jordan L. Hawk; T.A. Moore; Ginn Hale; C.S. Poe; Rhys Ford; Jordan Castillo Price Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: October 16, 2018 Genre(s): Paranormal, Urban Fantasy Page Count: 450 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Temptation lurks around every corner in worlds sometimes dark, sometimes lurid. Giving in is both dangerous and…
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