Ariel Tachna

No Limits (Tosha’s Review)

No Limits (Tosha’s Review)

Title: No Limits (Exploring Limits Book 2) Author: Ariel Tachna and Nicki Bennett Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: August 20, 2019 Genre(s): Gay m/m/m ménage, drama, erotica Page Count: 348 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Exploring Limits: Book Two For three actors in a committed gay ménage, balancing work, sex, and romance might be their most challenging…
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No Limits (Bob-O-Link’s Review)

No Limits (Bob-O-Link’s Review)

Title: No Limits (Exploring Limits #2) Author: Nicki Bennett and Ariel Tachna Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: August 20, 2019 Genre(s): BDSM, M/M/M Page Count: 320 Reviewed by: Bob-O-Link Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 2 stars out of 5 Blurb: For three actors in a committed gay ménage, balancing work, sex, and romance might be their most challenging role yet. The Dom who taught Devon about BDSM…
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Exploring Limits (Exploring Limits #1)

Exploring Limits (Exploring Limits #1)

Title: Exploring Limits (Exploring Limits #1) Author: Nicki Bennett & Ariel Tachna Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: March 5, 2019 Genre(s): M/m/m/ ménage, actors, mild BDSM Page Count: 320 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 4.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: We could always share him…. After failing to capture the attention of their bicurious costar singlehandedly, Kit and Devon team up to seduce…
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Rebuild My Heart

Rebuild My Heart

Title: Rebuild My Heart Author: Ariel Tachna Publisher: Dreamspinner Release Date: February 5, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 240 Reviewed by: Megan Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: A love built to last. When Derek Jackson is hired to renovate the LGBT bookstore that’s also Owen Hensley’s home, opposites attract. Derek is a big burly blue-collar guy, about ten years older than…
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Out of Bounds (Out and About #1)

Out of Bounds (Out and About #1)

Title: Out Of Bounds (Out and About #1) Author: Nicki Bennett, Ariel Tachna Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: October 2, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary romance, friends to lovers Page Count: 201 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: An Out and About Novel Out and About: No commitments, just fun. Liam Gruene and his best friend, Kate Weaver, start Out…
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Stage Two (Lexington Lovers #3)

Stage Two (Lexington Lovers #3)

Title: Stage Two (Lexington Lovers #3) House Line: Dreamspun Desires Author: Ariel Tachna Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: May 1, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 224 pages Reviewed by: Natosha Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Love has a steep learning curve. Assistant high school principal Blake Barnes has everything he wants—a chance to help troubled students and an outlet for…
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Service with a Smirk  (At Your Service #2)

Service with a Smirk (At Your Service #2)

Title: Service with a Smirk (At Your Service #2) Author: Ariel Tachna Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: 13th Jan, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary, Age-difference, Silver Fox Page Count : 200 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Pascal Larocque, a waiter at a high-end Montréal restaurant, knows what it means to love—and he knows what it means to lose. He buried…
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Nicki Bennett and Ariel Tachna Guest Post

Nicki Bennett and Ariel Tachna Guest Post

Please welcome authors Nicki Bennett and Ariel Tachna to the blog today talking about their newest release Stronghold (All For Love #3). Authenticity vs. PC While we were working on the edits for Stronghold, one of the editors raised a concern about our use of the word “gypsy” to refer to Raúl, noting that it could be considered offensive. While this was a valid observation, it reflects the values of…
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Exploring Limits Bundle (Natosha’s Review)

Exploring Limits Bundle (Natosha’s Review)

Title: Exploring Limits Bundle Author: Nicki Bennett, Ariel Tachna Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: November 18, 2016 Genre(s): Gay erotic romance, m/m/m ménage/threesome, BDSM, actors Page Count: 667 pages Reviewed by: Natosha Heat Level: 5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When co-stars Jonathan Braedon, Devon Aldridge, and Kit Webster are brought together on the set of the new miniseriesCamelot, the attraction between them is…
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A Matchless Man (PIU’s Review)

A Matchless Man (PIU’s Review)

Title: A Matchless Man (Lexington Lovers #2) Author: Ariel Tachna Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: 29th sept, 2016 Genre(s): Romance, Dreamspun Desire Series Page Count: 174 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 2 stars out of 5 Blurb: None of the matches caught his eye as much as the matchmaker himself. Growing up poorer than poor didn’t leave Navashen Bhattathiri many options for life outside…
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A Matchless Man (Steph’s Review)

A Matchless Man (Steph’s Review)

Title: A Matchless Man (Lexington Lovers #2) Author: Ariel Tachna Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: October 1, 2016 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 224 Reviewed by: Steph Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: None of the matches caught his eye as much as the matchmaker himself. Growing up poorer than poor didn’t leave Navashen Bhattathiri many options for life outside of school.…
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Unstable Stud (Lexington Lovers #1)

Unstable Stud (Lexington Lovers #1)

Title: Unstable Stud (Lexington Lovers #1) Author: Ariel Tachna Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: April 15, 2016 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 204 Reviewed by: Vallie Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Horses were his passion, until he laid eyes on his boss. Eighteen months ago, tragedy struck Bywater Farm when a riding accident killed Clay Hunter’s lover and traumatized his prize horse,…
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Ariel Tachna Guest Post

Ariel Tachna Guest Post

Gay Book Reviews is excited to have Ariel Tachna with us today talking about the challenge of writing a category romance. The challenge of writing a category romance Category romances are all about the tropes, and tropes are all about meeting reader expectation. That doesn’t mean you can’t twist things a little here and there, but for the most part, if you say you’re writing a secret baby book, there…
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Chase the Stars (Lang Downs #2)

Chase the Stars (Lang Downs #2)

Title: Chase the Stars (Lang Downs #2) Author: Ariel Tachna Cover Artist: Anne Cain Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy link: Amazon.com Genre: Contemporary M/M, Western, Australia Length: Novel (250 pages) Rating: 4 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by jeayci Review Summary: This was a good sequel to Inherit the Sky, almost as much as it was a good story about new characters I really liked.
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