Recommended Reads for February, 2019

Our favorite books for February, 2019.


How to Be a Movie Star (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

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Title: How to Be a Movie Star (How to Be #2) Author: T.J. Klune Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: February 12, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 350 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 1 flame out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Josiah Erickson wants to be a movie star. The problem with that is so does half of Los Angeles. But he’s on his way, what with memorable roles as a TV show background cadaver and a guy in a commercial for herpes medication. All he needs is his big break. And that break may come…

Diplomatic Relations (Maya’s Review)

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Title: Diplomatic Relations (Sci-Regency #4) Author: J.L. Langley Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: February 19, 2019 Genre(s): Science Fiction Page Count: 288 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 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 his father’s love, and he found his calling. Now that he’s back home and between assignments, he finds himself at loose ends. When the opportunity arises to play bodyguard and help out his…

Skin and Bone (Maya’s Review)

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Title: Skin and Bone (Digging Up Bones #2) Author: TA Moore Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: February 26, 2019 Genre(s): Suspense Page Count: 240 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Cloister Witte and his K-9 partner, Bourneville, find the lost and bring them home. But the job doesn’t always end there. Janet Morrow, a young trans woman, lies in a coma after wandering away from her car during a storm. But just because Cloister found the young tourist doesn’t mean she’s home. What brought her to Plenty, California… and…

With a Twist (Kirstin’s Review)

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Title: With a Twist (The Speakeasy Book 1) Author: K. Evan Coles and Brigham Vaughn Publisher: Pride Publishing Release Date: September 25, 2018 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 263 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Love, served with a twist. Nursing a broken heart when his ex-boyfriend, Riley, leaves him for the love of his life, Carter, Will Martin throws himself into teaching at NYU and writing. An invite from Riley to a speakeasy called Under helps Will begin to heal, and he finds himself enjoying both the drinks and…

Milo (Finding Home #1)

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Title: Milo (Finding Home #2) Author: Lily Morton Publisher: Self Published Release Date: February 15, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 4171 kindle locations Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Once upon a time a brave knight rescued a young man. Unfortunately, he then spent the next few years bossing the young man around and treating him like a child. Milo has been burying himself at Chi an Mor, hiding from the wreckage of his once promising career and running from a bad relationship that destroyed what little confidence…

Eagle in the Hawthorn (The Rowan Harbor Cycle #7)

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Title: Eagle in the Hawthorn (The Rowan Harbor Cycle #7) Author: Sam Burns Publisher: Self Published Release Date: February 14th 2019 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Fantasy, Paranormal Page Count: 45,000 words approx. Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Rowan Harbor has had a tough winter, and Devon Murphy wants nothing more than to make it better. When he proposes a solution to the town’s low morale, it creates a rift in his relationship with his boyfriend, Wade. They’ve hardly ever argued, and when things get tense, Devon has no idea…

Pros & Cons of Vengeance (ParisDude’s Review)

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Title: Pros & Cons of Vengeance Author: AE Wasp Publisher: Independently published Release Date: January 20, 2019 Genre(s): War & Military Page Count: 322 Reviewed by: ParisDude Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: There’s nothing like being blackmailed by a dead man to really bring a group of cons together. And what a group we are: a hacker, a thief, a con artist, a thug, and a Federal agent with an axe to grind. The deal is simple, we do the jobs and Charlie’s lawyer wipes the slate clean for each of…

Pros & Cons of Deception (ParisDude’s Review)

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Title: Pros & Cons of Deception (Pros & Cons #2) Author: AE Wasp Publisher: Amazon Digital Services LLC Release Date: March 1st, 2019 Genre(s): War & Military Page Count: 312 Reviewed by: ParisDude Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: There’s nothing like being blackmailed by a dead man to really bring a group of cons together. The deal is simple, we do the jobs and Charlie’s lawyer wipes the slate clean for each of us, one at a time. Job number two lands right in my lap. I’m Bond. Wesley Bond. (I…

Jacked Cat Jive (Kai Gracen #3)

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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 join San Diego’s Southern Rise Court, and picking up bounties for SoCalGov, he has more than enough to deal with. With his loyalties divided between the humans who raised him…

The Ghost Had an Early Check-Out (ParisDude’s Review)

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Title: The Ghost Had an Early Check-Out (The Ghost Wore Yellow Socks #2) Author: Josh Lanyon Publisher: JustJoshin Publishing, Inc. Release Date: December 18, 2018 Genre(s): Murder Mystery Page Count: 184 Reviewed by: ParisDude Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Now living in Los Angeles with former navy SEAL Nick Reno, artist Perry Foster comes to the rescue of elderly and eccentric Horace Daly, the legendary film star of such horror classics as Why Won’t You Die, My Darling? Horace owns the famous, but run-down, Hollywood hotel Angels Rest, rumored to be…