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Reading has become such a huge part of my life as an adult. I love the escape, but I also try to take something from each story for myself. I am a lover of words. I love dialogue. I love a slow burn and a happy ever after.

Favorite Authors: Garrett Leigh, Amy Lane, Mary Calmes, Lane Hayes, T.J. Klune, Roan Parrish, N.R. Walker

A Cordial Agreement (Kirstin’s Review)

A Cordial Agreement (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: A Cordial Agreement Author: Ryan Loveless Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: May 17th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 133 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Can a wealthy but frustrated CEO and a guilt-ridden stripper find what they need in a consensual, nonsexual whipping boy arrangement? Billionaire mogul Grant Jessup, fifty-three, buries his sexual tastes and the reasons…
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Forever Moore (Kirstin’s review)

Forever Moore (Kirstin’s review)

Title: Forever Moore: A Gay Fairy Tale (Forbidden Love #2) Author: Riley Hart, Christina Lee Publisher: Self Published Release Date: April 23th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 288 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: With his raven hair and snow-white skin, Lord Ansil Eirwin draws unwanted attention wherever he goes. After his father’s untimely death, Ansil is set to…
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Coming Up for Air (Kirstin’s Review)

Coming Up for Air (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Coming Up for Air Author: Amanda Meuwissen Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: April 30th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance, Fantasy Page Count: 200 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s not easy being someone’s fairy tale. Leigh Hurley is making a name for himself among thieves and criminals, even if it isn’t the life he would’ve chosen. He shouldn’t have…
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Mud & Lace (Kirstin’s Review)

Mud & Lace (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Mud & Lace (Rainbow Place #4) Author: Jay Northcote Publisher: Jaybird Press Release Date: April 25th 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 226 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When Wicksy falls for drag queen Charlie, they discover that both sexuality and gender can be fluid. Simon Wicks—Wicksy to his rugby teammates—has only ever been interested in women. But…
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Play Hard (Kirstin’s Review)

Play Hard (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Play Hard (Glasgow Lads #4.5) Author: Avery Cockburn Publisher: Avery Cockburn Release Date: April 23rd, 2019 Genre(s): Romance, Sports Page Count: 127 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 Blurb: “I’ll always want more of you.” Robert McKenzie lives to work. He’s fresh out of university as a video-game entrepreneur, and his new app could actually save lives. But burning…
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Love is a Walk in the Park (Kirstin’s Review)

Love is a Walk in the Park (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Love is a Walk in the Park Author: V.L. Locey and Stephanie Locey Publisher: Gone Writing Publishing LLC Release Date: April 24, 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 143 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Sullivan Haines knows exactly what he wants out of life. Fame as a Broadway dancer and to find the man of his dreams. Sadly,…
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Made For You (Kirstin’s Review)

Made For You (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Made For You (Love and Family #2) Author: Anyta Sunday Publisher: Anyta Sunday Release Date: May 1, 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 258 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Ben wants to find a new home. Twenty-four-year-old Ben McCormick is the primary caregiver for his brother Milo after their parents’ death. A year into the job, he’s totally…
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Starting From Zero (Kirstin’s Review)

Starting From Zero (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Starting From Zero (Starting from #1) Author: Lane Hayes Publisher: Lane Hayes Release Date: April 19th 2019 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 215 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Justin Cuevas is going through a rough patch. A broken relationship, a scandal, and the demise of his band have shaken the aspiring rock star’s confidence. Working two jobs and…
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Where Death Meets the Devil (Kirstin’s Audio review)

Where Death Meets the Devil (Kirstin’s Audio review)

Title: Where Death Meets the Devil (Death and the Devil #1) Author: L.J. Hayward and Rowan Scott (Narrator) Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: April 11th 2019 Genre(s): Romance, Suspence Listening Length: 10 hrs and 31 mins Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Jack Reardon, former SAS soldier and current Australian Meta-State asset, has seen some messy battles. But “messy”…
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Fighting for Love (Kirstin’s Review)

Fighting for Love (Kirstin’s Review)

Title:Fighting for Love (Cut to the Feeling Book 2) Author: Noah Steele Publisher: Noah Steele Release Date: April 18th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When daydreamer Oliver Park falls—literally—into the arms of a boy he’s never seen at the coffee house before, the spark of mystery muscle boy Seth Kane’s touch sends him reeling. He…
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Taboo For You (Kirstin’s Review)

Taboo For You (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Taboo For You (Love & Family Book 1) Author: Anyta Sunday Publisher: Anyta Sunday Release Date: January 2, 2014 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 257 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Sam’s freaking out. He’s 30 in three weeks. And what has he done in his twenties? It’s pretty simple math: nothing exciting at all. But hey, he has…
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Window Watcher (Kirstin’s Review)

Window Watcher (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Window Watcher Author: Matt Converse Publisher: Encompass Ink Release Date: April 10th, 2019 Genre(s): LGBT Horror Page Count: 92 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Murder is in the eye of the beholder. In this M/M nod to Alfred Hitchcock’s classic Rear Window, Heston is a writer who spends most of his life alone in his own little…
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Some Bunny To Love (Kirstin’s Review)

Some Bunny To Love (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Some Bunny To Love Author: Claire Castle Publisher: Claire Castle Release Date: April 7th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance, Easter Page Count: 76 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When Dylan Alexander’s friend asks him to the Easter fair, he’s reluctant to go seeing as Easter brings back bad memories for him. But he’s sure this year will be different,…
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