Charlie Cochrane

Lessons in Cracking the Deadly Code: A Cambridge Fellows Mystery novella

Lessons in Cracking the Deadly Code: A Cambridge Fellows Mystery novella

Title: Lessons in Cracking the Deadly Code: A Cambridge Fellows Mystery novella Author: Charlie Cochrane Publisher: self published Release Date: November 26, 2018 Genre(s): Mystery Page Count: 110 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: St Bride’s College is buzzing with excitement at the prospect of reviving the traditional celebration of the saint’s day. When events get marred by murder…
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Lessons in Chasing the Wild Goose (Maya’s Review)

Lessons in Chasing the Wild Goose (Maya’s Review)

Title: Lessons in Chasing the Wild Goose: A Cambridge Fellows Mystery Novella Author: Charlie Cochrane Publisher: Self published Release Date: March 19, 2018 Genre(s): Mystery Page Count: 104 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 1 flame out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Jonty Stewart and Orlando Coppersmith like nothing more than being handed a mystery to solve. But why would anybody murder a man with no enemies?…
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Two Feet Under (Lindenshaw Mysteries #3)

Two Feet Under (Lindenshaw Mysteries #3)

Title: Two Feet Under (Lindenshaw Mysteries #3) Author: Charlie Cochrane Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: January 8th 2018 Genre(s): Mystery Page Count: 333 pages Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Things are looking up for Adam Matthews and Robin Bright—their relationship is blossoming, and they’ve both been promoted. But Robin’s a policeman, and that means murder is never far…
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Count the Shells (Porthkennack #6)

Count the Shells (Porthkennack #6)

Title: Count the Shells (Porthkennack #6) Author: Charlie Cochrane Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: October 16, 2017 Genre(s): M/M Historical Romance Page Count: 253 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Michael Gray returned from World War One injured, but at least he returned. Others were not so fortunate, including his first and greatest love, Thomas Carter-Clemence, with whom Michael…
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Lessons in Loving thy Murderous Neighbour: A Cambridge Fellows Mystery novella

Lessons in Loving thy Murderous Neighbour: A Cambridge Fellows Mystery novella

Title: Lessons in Loving thy Murderous Neighbour: A Cambridge Fellows Mystery novella Author: Charlie Cochrane Publisher: The Right Chair Press Release Date: August 14, 2017 Genre(s): Mystery Page Count: 86 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 1 flame out of 5 Rating: 4.4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Jonty Stewart and Orlando Coppersmith like nothing more than being given a mystery to solve. But what happens when you have to defend…
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Broke Deep (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Broke Deep (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Title: Broke Deep Author: Charlie Cochrane (Porthkennack #3) Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: June 5, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance, Mystery Page Count: 249 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Morgan Capell’s life is falling apart by small degrees—his father’s dead, his boyfriend dumped him, and his mother’s in the grip of dementia. His state of mind isn’t helped by…
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Tumble Turn

Tumble Turn

Title & buy link: Tumble Turn Author: Charlie Cochrane Cover Artist: Deana C Jamroz Publisher: MLR Press Buy link: Amazon.com Genre: M/M contemporary Length: Novella (28,000 words) Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 A guest review by Leslie S Review summary: Nice and timely story about a Paralympic swimmer going for gold in every aspect of his life.
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Dreams of a Hero

Dreams of a Hero

Title: Dreams of a Hero Author: Charlie Cochrane Cover art: n/a Publisher: Carina Press Buy link: Buy Link Dreams of a Hero Length: 17,000 words/75 PDF pages Genre: Contemporary M/M romance Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 A guest review by LadyM Review summary: Charming, gentle and humorous, this story about an established couple tells us how we can be heroes without weapons and how we can learn things about…
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Music in the Midst of Desolation

Music in the Midst of Desolation

Title: Music in the Midst of Desolation Author: Charlie Cochrane Publisher: MLR Press Buy Link: Buy Link Music in the Midst of Desolation Genre: M/M fantasy romance Length: Short Story (58 pdf pages) Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 A guest review by Jenre Summary Review: A modern day short which managed to retain a historical feel due largely to a character from the First World War and a sweet romance.
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Home Fires Burning

Title: Home Fires Burning Author: Charlie Cochrane Cover Artist: Alex Beecroft Publisher: Lethe Press Buy link: Amazon.com (Second Edition) Genre: M/M historical romance Length: 196 pages Rating: 4.75 stars out of 5 A guest review by Jenre Summary Review: Two delightful novellas which showcase the talent of this author.
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A Smattering of Summer Stories

A Smattering of Summer Stories

In the early winter, when the holidays roll around, the world is awash in Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, and New Year’s themed stories. Six months later it is summer, with July 4th (a holiday I am partial to)—but I realized that no one seems to celebrate summer in writing the same way we do in December. So I decided to pull together a “smattering” of summer stories—stories that feature and celebrate…
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