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Apple Boy (The Quiet Work #1)

Apple Boy (The Quiet Work #1)

Title: Apple Boy (The Quiet Work #1) Author: Isobel Starling Publisher: Decent Fellows Press Release Date: February 15, 2019 Genre(s): Fantasy, Magic Page Count: 556 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: After a traumatic event, Winter Aeling finds himself destitute and penniless in the backwater town of Mallowick. He needs to travel to the city of Serein and…
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The Leprechaun Next Door

The Leprechaun Next Door

Title: The Leprechaun Next Door Author: Elizabeth Coldwell Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: March 15, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary romance, Fantasy, Supernatural Page Count: 162 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Happiness might be waiting at the end of the rainbow, but will it come with a price? Devon’s down on his luck—he’s lost his job and discovered his…
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Devil Take Me (Anthology) Audiobook

Devil Take Me (Anthology) Audiobook

Title: Devil Take Me (Anthology) Author: Jordan L. Hawk; T.A. Moore; Ginn Hale; C.S. Poe; Rhys Ford; Jordan Castillo Price; Narrator: Greg Tremblay Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: December 27, 2018 Genre(s): Paranormal, Urban Fantasy Page Count: 450 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Temptation lurks around every corner in worlds sometimes dark, sometimes lurid. Giving in is…
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Stealing His Heart (Colin’s Review)

Stealing His Heart (Colin’s Review)

Title: Stealing His Heart (Connoll Pack #1) Author: Bru Baker Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: March 5, 2019 Genre(s): Shifter, Paranormal, Contemporary Romance Page Count: 240 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Danny’s parents raised him to believe his wolf was a curse. He’s part of the wealthy and powerful Connoll Pack, but only nominally. He abandoned that…
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Jacked Cat Jive (Kai Gracen #3)

Jacked Cat Jive (Kai Gracen #3)

Title: Jacked Cat Jive (Kai Gracen #3) Author: Rhys Ford Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: March 5, 2019 Genre(s): Urban Fantasy, Romance Page Count: 352 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Stalker Kai Gracen knew his human upbringing would eventually clash with his elfin heritage, but not so soon. Between Ryder, a pain-in-his-neck Sidhe Lord coaxing him to…
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Diplomatic Relations (Colin’s Review)

Diplomatic Relations (Colin’s Review)

Title: Diplomatic Relations (Sci-Regency #4) Author: J. L. Langley Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: February 19, 2019 Genre(s): Science Fiction, Romance Page Count: 288 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Opposites don’t just attract… they sizzle. A lusty special forces soldier who lives by his own set of rules, Dalton Fairfax decided long ago to stop wishing for…
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Hexhunter (Hexworld #4)

Hexhunter (Hexworld #4)

Title: Hexhunter (Hexworld #4) Author: Jordan L. Hawk Publisher: Self Published Release Date: February 8, 2019 Genre(s): Paranormal Romance, Witches Page Count: 244 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Detective Bill Quigley fell in love with the familiar Isaac the night they met. But after more than two years, it’s time to admit to himself that Isaac doesn’t…
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Half-Life

Half-Life

Title: Half-Life Author: Gregory L. Norris Publisher: Ninestar Press Release Date: January 21, 2019 Genre(s): Paranormal Romance, Short Story Page Count: 55 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 2 stars out of 5 Blurb: Whitney Abbott travels to the seaside Maine town of Window to begin a new life in his uncle’s home. Robert Abbott is well-to-do and owns several high-end restaurants. Whitney will…
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Any Old Diamonds (Lilywhite Boys #1)

Any Old Diamonds (Lilywhite Boys #1)

Title: Any Old Diamonds (Lilywhite Boys #1) Author: KJ Charles Publisher: KJC Books Release Date: January 30, 2019 Genre(s): Historical Romance Page Count: 229 Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Lord Alexander Pyne-ffoulkes, the younger son of the Duke of Ilvar, holds a bitter grudge against his wealthy father. The Duke intends to give his Duchess a priceless diamond…
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Nomad’s Dream (Colin’s Review)

Nomad’s Dream (Colin’s Review)

Title: Nomad’s Dream Author: August Li Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: January 29, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary, Paranormal Page Count: 192 Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 2 stars out of 5 Blurb: Two men, each with a hidden destiny. Can they defeat a web of deceit and dark magic to ensure their fates intertwine? Bedouin Isra al-Grayjaab’s dreams lead him to Janan, an amnesiac beggar…
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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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