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Ele

Mother, wife, teacher and READER. I read MM almost exclusively. My kindle is my best friend and the most important thing in my life after my son. My poor husband…

I read MM romance almost exclusively. As a reader I don’t have any hard limits except incest. I like Contemporary and Historicals and I rarely read Paranormal unless recommended…

A Chance at Love  (Ele’s Review)

A Chance at Love (Ele’s Review)

Title: A Chance at Love Author: Silvia Violet Publisher: Self published Release Date: May 8, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 244 pages Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: On the flight back home to San Diego, Chance Emerson meets an intriguing older man. They flirt, and Chance hopes for more, but the man never calls. Months later, they meet…
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Alaska (Ele’s Review)

Alaska (Ele’s Review)

Title: Alaska (Sawyer’s Ferry #1) Author: Cate Ashwood Publisher: Self Published Release Date: April 22th 2018 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary, Romance Page Count: TBC Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Nobody says no to a Prescott. Not even one of their own. Holden: Living up to expectations had never been easy, but when I went after something, I got it.…
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Second Chance  (Ele’s review)

Second Chance (Ele’s review)

Title: Second Chance Author: Jay Northcote Publisher: Jaybird Press Release Date:April 20th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 240 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.8 stars out of 5 Blurb: Everyone deserves a second chance. Nate and his teenage daughter need a fresh start, so they move back to the village where he grew up. Nate’s transgender, and not used to disclosing his history, so…
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Hush (Ele’s Review)

Hush (Ele’s Review)

Title: Hush (The Manse #4) Author: Lynn Kelling Publisher: Enspire Publishing Release Date:April 17th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary, BDSM Page Count: 398 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Rune Tooby is a smartass rebel and closeted gay biker with The Born Soldiers motorcycle gang. Rune’s life centered on casual sex and less-than-legal employment, until a pickup truck full of homophobic…
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Oskar Blows A Gasket (Ele’s Review)

Oskar Blows A Gasket (Ele’s Review)

Title: Oskar Blows A Gasket Author: Al Stewart & Claire Davis Publisher: Beaten Track Publishing Release Date: March 30th 2018 Genre(s): New Adult, Contemporary Page Count: 263 pages Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Oskar Braithwaite is bold, brash and gorgeous. Just ask him. Armed with designer backpack full of make-up and retro music galore, Oskar sets off for…
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Leaning Into the Look (Ele’s Review)

Leaning Into the Look (Ele’s Review)

Title: Leaning Into the Look (Leaning Into #6) Author: Lane Hayes Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: March 21, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 222 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.8 stars out of 5 Blurb: Grant Kostas made a career based on his looks before joining his family’s real estate firm. He may not love his job but he’s better at sales than he thought.…
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Guns n’ Boys: Gilded Agony (Ele’s Review)

Guns n’ Boys: Gilded Agony (Ele’s Review)

Title: Guns n’ Boys: Gilded Agony (Guns n’ Boys #7) Author: K.A. Merikan Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: March 24th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary, Dark romance Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5+ stars out of 5 Blurb: “We are two halves of the same rotten apple.” Deep in the Amazonian jungle, there is a mansion with a rose garden and a hen house where juicy tomatoes…
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Hard Line (Ele’s Review)

Hard Line (Ele’s Review)

Title: Hard Line (The Woodbury Boys #2) Author: Sidney Bell Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: April 2nd 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 352 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Premed student Tobias Benton is making amends for his past. He keeps his head down, mouth shut and colors within the lines. But when his close friend Ghost goes missing,…
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Squared Away (Ele’s Review)

Squared Away (Ele’s Review)

Title: Squared Away (Out of Uniform #5) Author: Annabeth Albert Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: April 16th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 352 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: In the wake of tragedy, SEAL Mark Whitley rushed stateside to act as guardian to his sister’s three young children. But a conflicting will could give custody to someone else—someone…
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Soul to Keep (Ele’s Review)

Soul to Keep (Ele’s Review)

Title: Soul to Keep (Rented Heart #2) Author: Garrett Leigh Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: April 2nd 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 239 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.30 stars out of 5 Blurb: Recovering addict Jamie Yorke has returned to England from California. With no home or family to speak of, he sticks a pin in a map and finds a small town…
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Under His Stiletto

Under His Stiletto

Title: Under His Stiletto Author: K.A. Merikan Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: February 24th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 73 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: — No discipline until you’ve had your greens! — Mike doesn’t like overcomplicating things. At thirty two, he’s nowhere near settling down and divides his time between his construction job and the pub. Then…
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Pretty in Pink (Ele’s Review)

Pretty in Pink (Ele’s Review)

Title: Pretty in Pink (Housemates #6) Author: Jay Northcote Publisher: Jaybird Press Release Date: February 21st 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 249 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Ryan isn’t looking for a relationship with a guy—and Johnny isn’t looking for a relationship at all. Ryan’s always been attracted to tall, leggy blondes—normally of the female variety. When Johnny…
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Point of Contact (Ele’s Review)

Point of Contact (Ele’s Review)

Title: Point of Contact Author: Melanie Hansen Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: March 26th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 451 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Only love can heal an impossibly broken heart There’d forever been a thread running through Trevor Estes’s life—his son, Riley, strong and constant like a heartbeat. But when Riley is killed in combat,…
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Just Here for the Pain (Ele’s Review)

Just Here for the Pain (Ele’s Review)

Title: Just Here for the Pain (The Underdogs #2) Author: K.A. Merikan Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: February 4th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 240 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: —. Whips and chains – not optional .— Sid. Drummer for The Underdogs. Secretly yearning for pain and submission. Asher. AKA Stan. Stalker. More than meets the eye. It’s…
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