Contemporary Romance

Patrick’s Savior (Kristin’s Review)

Patrick’s Savior (Kristin’s Review)

Title: Patrick’s Savior (Heros #3) Author: Nic Starr Publisher: Self Published Release Date: September 29, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Reviewed by: Kristin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: How do you find love when someone doesn’t want you to be happy? Patrick Edwards is dealing with a double whammy. Unwanted attention from his housemate’s boyfriend is making him feel uncomfortable in his own…
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The Royal Marine (The Sin Bin #4)

The Royal Marine (The Sin Bin #4)

Title: The Royal Marine (The Sin Bin #4) Author: Dahlia Donovan Publisher: Hot Tree Publishing Release Date: October 14, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 192 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Who keeps the Royal Marine’s heart safe when he’s running headlong into danger? Akash Robinson fuses his Indian and British heritage into his baked creations. His life is…
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Model Exposure (Haven Investigations #4)

Model Exposure (Haven Investigations #4)

Title: Model Exposure (Haven Investigations #4) Author: Lissa Kasey Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: October 2nd 2017 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Mystery / Romance Page Count: 256 pages Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: After being rescued by Ollie, Kade continues to suffer the aftermath of his ordeal, both physically and psychologically. Not knowing how else to clear his head,…
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Rim Shot (Tosh’s Review)

Rim Shot (Tosh’s Review)

Title: Rim Shot Author: Skylar M. Cates Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: September 29, 2017 Genre(s): Gay contemporary romance, closeted, athlete, college students, pre med Page Count: 227 pages Reviewed by: Tosh Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Can college roommates go from friends to lovers? Kyle: I’m confident that with hard work, my position as point guard can carry me from…
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Cinnamon Eyes (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Cinnamon Eyes (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Title: Cinnamon Eyes Author: Nell Iris Publisher: JMS Books LLC Release Date: August 12, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 124 pages Reviewed by: NeRdyWYRM Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Cory’s had a rough year struggling with severe depression. He’s desperate to rebuild his shattered life and break away from his demanding family. When his therapist encourages him to do something…
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The Slow Road to Hell (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

The Slow Road to Hell (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Title: The Slow Road to Hell: A Gay Murder Mystery Author: Grant Atherton Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: May 23, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance, Mystery Page Count: 235 pages Reviewed by: NeRdyWYRM Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Forensic Psychologist Michael MacGregor returns to his old home town when his estranged father, the local priest, is murdered in the first of a series…
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Damage Control (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Damage Control (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Title: Damage Control Author: Lynn Van Dorn Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: September 12, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 518 pages Reviewed by: NeRdyWYRM Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Everything to lose. Tyler’s worked hard to kick the dust of the Chicago suburbs off his heels and move on with his life as Hollywood’s newest up-and-comer, burying his demons and hiding…
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Wheels Up (Renee’s Review)

Wheels Up (Renee’s Review)

Title: Wheels Up (Out of Uniform, #4) Author: Annabeth Albert Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: November 6, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary/Military Page Count: 320 Reviewed by: Renee Heat Level:  4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Their love is forbidden, but their hearts aren’t listening to rules and regulations. Lieutenant Dustin Strauss is a reformed man. No longer a twentysomething hell-raiser, he’s his SEAL team’s new XO-and a man with a secret.…
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Waking the Behr (Tosha’s Review)

Waking the Behr (Tosha’s Review)

Title: Waking the Behr (The Foothill Pride book 7) Author: Pat Henshaw Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: September 20, 2017 Genre(s): Gay contemporary romance, closeted, acceptance, coming out, short story Page Count: 102 pages Reviewed by: Tosh Heat Level: 1.9 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Both Ben and Mitch think they know exactly what they want. Turns out, they don’t even know their own…
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Tea or Consequences (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Tea or Consequences (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Title: Tea or Consequences Author: KC Burn Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: September 22, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance, Murder / Mystery Page Count: 210 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Riley Parker: temp, twink, geek… sleuth? Maybe Riley isn’t living up to his full potential, but being a temp executive assistant suits him. He’s never bored at work, he’s…
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Matchstick Men (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Matchstick Men (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Title: Matchstick Men (A Hunter Dane Investigation #2) Author: Adira August Publisher: Red Deer Press Release Date: June 22, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 275 pages Reviewed by: NeRdyWYRM Heat Level: 5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: SEX, GAMES & MURDER ~ Want to play? It was munch night at the most elite underground BDSM club in the Rockies. Relaxed and informal, highlighted…
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Rank & File (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Rank & File (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Title: Rank & File (Anchor Point #4) Author: LA Witt Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: September 25, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance, Military Page Count: 272 pages Reviewed by: NeRdyWYRM Heat Level: 5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Senior Chief Will Curtis is as straitlaced as they come. While his fellow Sailors have partied their way through their enlistments, he’s had his eye on the…
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Locked in Silence (Parvathy’s Review)

Locked in Silence (Parvathy’s Review)

Title: Locked In Silence (Pelican Bay #1) Author: Sloane Kennedy Publisher: Self Published Release Date: September 13, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 284 Reviewed by: Parvathy Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: I’ve spent years hoping someone would finally hear me. It’s easier not to try anymore… Ten years after leaving his small Minnesota hometown in his rearview mirror for what…
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Why I Love Bodyguards (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Why I Love Bodyguards (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Title: Why I Love Bodyguards (Why I Love… #3) Author: T.A. Chase Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: September 22, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 181 pages Reviewed by: NeRdyWYRM Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Hilton Burke might be one of the most powerful men in the world, but he can’t seem to get what he wants the most. Every time…
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