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Renee

I love boys who love boys! I'm in my 30s, from the southern US, and my crack is m/m romance.
American Love Story (Dreamers, #3) (Lili’s Review)

American Love Story (Dreamers, #3) (Lili’s Review)

Title: American Love Story (Dreamers, #3) Author: Adriana Herrera Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: October 7th 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 352 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Haitian-born professor and activist Patrice Denis is not here for anything that will veer him off the path he’s worked so hard for. One particularly dangerous distraction: Easton Archer,…
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Their Boy by Cara Dee

Their Boy by Cara Dee

Title: Their Boy (The Game, #2) Author: Cara Dee Publisher: Self-published Release Date: September 26, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary/BDSM/Daddy-little kink Page Count: 3,923 Kindle locations Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Left all alone in the world—and in a very big house—after the loss of his parents, Kit Damien has struggled to find his place in society and in the kink community…
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Dealing in Death by LJ Hayward

Dealing in Death by LJ Hayward

Title: Dealing in Death (Death and the Devil, #2.5) Author: LJ Hayward Publisher: Self-published Release Date: August 30, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary/Suspense/Established Couples Page Count: 176 Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Ethan Blade—assassin extraordinaire, cold-blooded killer, heartless monster, and . . . retiree? I’ve spent my whole life dealing in death, efficiently eliminating targets while fighting to preserve a…
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Top Priority by Cara Dee

Top Priority by Cara Dee

Title: Top Priority (The Game, #1) Author: Cara Dee Publisher: Self-published Release Date: August 27, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary/BDSM Page Count: 1,289 Kindle locations Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: In a perfect world, Lucas West would meet someone in one of the BDSM communities he was active in, someone who ached for a Daddy Dom as much as Lucas longed for…
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The Hate You Drink (Renee’s review)

The Hate You Drink (Renee’s review)

Title: The Hate You Drink Author: NR Walker Publisher: Self-published Release Date: May 23, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary/Friends to Lovers/Addiction Page Count: 320 Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.8 stars out of 5 Blurb: Erik Keston, son of the Keston Real Estate empire, knows what it takes to be successful. Despite his inherent wealth, he holds his own. He works hard, he’s grounded, he’s brilliant. He’s also…
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Gideon by Lily Morton

Gideon by Lily Morton

Title: Gideon (Finding Home, #3) Author: Lily Morton Publisher: Self-published Release Date: May 12, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 280 Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Gideon Ramsay is so far in the closet he should be a talking faun. A talented, mercurial, and often selfish man, Gideon has everything he should want in life. Fame, money, acting awards – he…
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If We Could Go Back (Renée’s Review)

If We Could Go Back (Renée’s Review)

Title: If We Could Go Back Author: Cara Dee Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: April 29, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary/Bisexual Page Count: 351 Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.1 stars out of 5 Blurb: My sister asked me if I could stand the sight my own reflection, if I’d caused enough damage yet, but I didn’t see myself when I looked into the mirror. I saw…
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Heated Rivalry by Rachel Reid (Renee’s review)

Heated Rivalry by Rachel Reid (Renee’s review)

Title: Heated Rivalry (Game Changers, #2) Author: Rachel Reid Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: March 25, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary/Sports/Hockey/Enemies to Lovers Page Count: 310 Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 5 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Nothing interferes with Shane Hollander’s game—definitely not the sexy rival he loves to hate. Pro hockey star Shane Hollander isn’t just crazy talented, he’s got a spotless reputation. Hockey…
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Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

Title: Red, White & Royal Blue Author: Casey McQuiston Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Release Date: May 14, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary/Politics/Royalty/Bisexual/Romantic Comedy Page Count: 432 Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: A big-hearted romantic comedy in which the First Son falls in love with the Prince of Wales after an incident of international proportions forces them to pretend to be…
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No Quick Fix (Renee’s review)

No Quick Fix (Renee’s review)

Title: No Quick Fix (Torus Intercession, #1) Author: Mary Calmes Publisher: Self-published Release Date: March 19, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary/Suspense Page Count: 289 Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: A retired SEAL is about to face his toughest assignment yet. As a nanny… Fixer. Bodyguard. Advocate. Brann Calder is expected to play all these roles and more as a member…
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Stranded by Cara Dee

Stranded by Cara Dee

Title: Stranded (8392, #2) (Auctioned #2) Author: Cara Dee Publisher: Self-published Release Date: January 30, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary/Hurt-comfort Page Count: 244 Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Stranded is the second book in The Auctioned Series. Before you read further, you should read Auctioned. “You have my word, Gray. I will get you off this island, and I will…
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I Saw You First by Darien Cox

I Saw You First by Darien Cox

Title: I Saw You First Author: Darien Cox Publisher: Self-published Release Date: January 18, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 232 Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Following a devastating childhood trauma, Jude Applegate has spent years picking up the pieces of his life and gluing them back together. Now, as an adult, his life is solid enough to…
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Prince of Air and Darkness (Renee’s Review)

Prince of Air and Darkness (Renee’s Review)

Title: Prince of Air and Darkness (The Darkest Court, #1) Author: M.A. Grant Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: February 25, 2019 Genre(s): Fantasy/MM Romance/Magick Page Count: 5,089 Kindle locations Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Phineas Smith has been cursed with a power no one could control. Roark Lyne is his worst enemy and his only hope. The only…
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The Last Sun by K.D. Edwards

The Last Sun by K.D. Edwards

Title: The Last Sun (The Tarot Sequence, #1) Author: K.D. Edwards Publisher: Pyr Release Date: June 12, 2018 Genre(s): Fantasy/Romance/Banter Page Count: 368 Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Rune Saint John, last child of the fallen Sun Court, is hired to search for Lady Judgment’s missing son, Addam, on New Atlantis, the island city where the Atlanteans moved…
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