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Close to Home (Kirstin’s Review)

Close to Home (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Close to Home (Sawyer’s Ferry #4) Author: Cate Ashwood Publisher: Cate Ashwood Release Date: June 11th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 Blurb: Witt: I excelled at two things: systems engineering and going completely unnoticed. The engineering took work and determination. The invisibility came naturally. Until one day, the wrong person noticed me. Battered and broken,…
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When Red Cried Wolf (Ele’s Review)

When Red Cried Wolf (Ele’s Review)

Title: When Red Cried Wolf (Happily Ever Asher #1) Author: Nash Summers Publisher: Self- Published Release Date: June 11th 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary romance, New Adult Page Count: 115 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 0 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Asher Williams is obsessed with love. It’s probably one of the reasons he makes such a fantastic matchmaker, love guru, and romance expert. And now…
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The Other Book (Lily G’s Audio Review)

The Other Book (Lily G’s Audio Review)

Title: The Other Book Author: Roe Horvat  Narrator: Vance Bastian Publisher: Beaten Track Publishing Release Date: May 31, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance, Erotica Length: 4 hours and 26 mins Reviewed by: Lily G. Blunt Heat Level: 5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: It was supposed to be just sex…Famous last words. Tyler doesn’t overthink pleasure and avoids complications. He knows it might be stupid to get involved with his closeted boss, but the…
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The Player’s Protégé (Campus Connections #2)

The Player’s Protégé (Campus Connections #2)

Title: The Player’s Protégé (Campus Connections #2) Author: C Jane Elliott Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: June 7, 2019 Genre(s): Gay romance Page Count: 101 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 3flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When his friends bet cynical Jerry that he can’t turn sweet Arlo into a player, Jerry might win the bet but lose his heart. College senior Jerry Helstrom…
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Who We Used To Be (Bob-O-Link’s Review)

Who We Used To Be (Bob-O-Link’s Review)

Title: Who We Used To Be (Do-Over #1) Author: Dara Nelson Publisher: Dare Press Release Date: June 15, 2019 Genre(s): Do-Over, Second Chance, Forgiveness Page Count: 216 Reviewed by: Bob-O-Link Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Ten years ago Zeke Malloy had everything: A happy childhood, a shot at a state championship wrestling title, a best friend, a boyfriend (albeit a secret…
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Ramen Assassin (ParisDude’s Review)

Ramen Assassin (ParisDude’s Review)

Title: Raman Assassin (Book 1) Author: Rhys Ford Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: June 25, 2019 Genre(s): Crime Fiction Page Count: 216 Reviewed by: ParisDude Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When life gives Kuro Jenkins lemons, he wants to make ponzu to serve at his Los Angeles ramen shop. Instead he’s dodging bullets and wondering how the hell he ended up…
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Prince of Killers (Kirstin’s Review)

Prince of Killers (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Prince of Killers: A Fog City Novel Author: Layla Reyne Publisher: Layla Reyne Release Date: June 10th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance, Suspense Page Count: 200 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: No indiscriminate killing. No collateral damage. No unvetted targets. These are the rules Hawes Madigan lives by. Rules that make being Fog City’s Prince of Killers bearable. Soon,…
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The Reluctant Husband (Kirstin’s Review)

The Reluctant Husband (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: The Reluctant Husband (Goddess-Blessed Book 2) Author: Eliot Grayson Publisher: Smoking Teacup Books Release Date: June 7th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance, Regency Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Disowned, disgraced, and with nowhere to turn, Tom Drake is willing to barter anything — even himself — for a reprieve from starvation and despair. Years spent lying to protect his…
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Human Omega: Discovered on the Slave Planet (Pykh #1)

Human Omega: Discovered on the Slave Planet (Pykh #1)

Title: Human Omega: Discovered on the Slave Planet (Pykh #1) Author: Eileen Glass and Joel Leslie (Narrator) Publisher: Tantor Audio Release Date: February 19th 2019 Genre(s): Science Fiction/Fantasy Length: 6 hrs Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 Blurb: How does a bad day get worse, you ask? Well… How about being squished between two huge, naked dudes with their meaty…
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Blind Faith (Lily G’s Audio Review)

Blind Faith (Lily G’s Audio Review)

Title: Blind Faith (Blind Faith series, Book 1) Author: N.R. Walker   Narrator: Michael Pauley Publisher: Love Lane Books Ltd Release Date: May 8, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Length: 5 hours and 11 mins Reviewed by: Lily G. Blunt Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Starting a new job in a new town, veterinarian Carter Reece makes a house call to a very special client. Arrogant, moody, and totally gorgeous,…
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String Boys (Kirstin’s Review)

String Boys (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: String Boys Author: Amy Lane Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: May 28th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance, New Adult Page Count: 350 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Seth Arnold learned at an early age that two things in life could make his soul soar—his violin and Kelly Cruz. In Seth’s uncertain childhood, the kindness of the Cruz family, especially…
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To the Ends of the Earth (Bob-O-Link’s Review)

To the Ends of the Earth (Bob-O-Link’s Review)

Title: To the Ends of the Earth Author: Michael Gouda Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: May 28th 2019 Genre(s): Suspense, Humor Page Count: 60 pages Reviewed by: Bob-O-Link Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: What do you do when when your lover is out to kill you? After university, Johnny dated a mysterious and influential man who never disclosed his profession. Now,…
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My Last Dance with Auntie Brie (ParisDude’s Review)

My Last Dance with Auntie Brie (ParisDude’s Review)

Title: My Last Dance with Auntie Brie Author: Ron Naples Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: April 19, 2019 Genre(s): Coming Out Page Count: 89,000 words Reviewed by: ParisDude Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: “My Last Dance with Auntie Brie”, Ron Naples’ debut novel, is a fictional story based on his coming out experiences in the ’70s. It is a vivid translation…
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Their Bounty (Four Mercenaries #1)

Their Bounty (Four Mercenaries #1)

Title: Their Bounty (Four Mercenaries #1) Author: K.A. Merikan Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: May 20th 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary, Dark romance Page Count: 250 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: — Taken. Prized. Possessed. Loved. — Clover is an orphan and has led a tough and chaotic life. No stability. No money. No friends. He trusts no one. His already…
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