Contemporary

Desperately Seeking Santa by Eli Easton

Desperately Seeking Santa by Eli Easton

Title: Desperately Seeking Santa Author: Eli Easton Publisher: Self published Release Date: November 22nd 2017 Genre(s): New Adult, Contemporary Romance Page Count: 225 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Journalism student Gabe Martin gets his first professional assignment—to write about a Christmas charity dinner that benefits a children’s home. It sounds like a total snooze-fest until Gabe learns…
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Merry Gentlemen (Kristin’s Review)

Merry Gentlemen (Kristin’s Review)

Title: Merry Gentlemen Author: Josephine Myles Publisher: Self Published Re-release Date: November 2, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary; Christmas Page Count: 157 Reviewed by: Kristin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: ’Tis the season of goodwill to all men… even the one who dumped you. Riley MacDermott is going places. Managing the annual Bath Christmas Market—which involves long hours in the cold and a…
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Tramps and Thieves (Audio Review)

Tramps and Thieves (Audio Review)

Title: Tramps and Thieves (Murder and Mayhem #2) Author: Rhys Ford and Greg Tremblay (Narrator) Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: October 10th 2017 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Mystery / Suspense Length: 7 hrs and 53 mins Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Whoever said blood was thicker than water never stood in a pool of it. Retiring from stealing priceless…
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Ice, Snow, & Mistletoe

Ice, Snow, & Mistletoe

Title: Ice, Snow, & Mistletoe Author: Jocelynn Drake Publisher: Self-published Release Date: November 21, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary/Sports/Violence/Psychological Thriller Page Count: 2,075 Kindle locations Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: John Sullivan is escaping to Denver. Even with a massive snow storm on his heels, he plans to hide away in his cabin in the mountains and ignore Christmas. It’ll be just him and a bottle of whiskey…
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Down By Contact (Renee’s review)

Down By Contact (Renee’s review)

Title: Down By Contact (The Barons #2) Author: Santino Hassell Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group Release Date: January 16, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary/Sports/Bisexual Page Count: 205 pages Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level:  4 flames out of 5 Rating:  4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Two rival football players begin a game with higher stakes than the Super Bowl in this steamy romance from the author of Illegal Contact. Simeon Boudreaux, the New York Barons’ golden-armed quarterback, is blessed with…
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Citywide (Five Boroughs #6)

Citywide (Five Boroughs #6)

Title: Citywide (Five Boroughs, #6) Author: Santino Hassell Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: November 13th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 370 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Anthology can be read as a standalone A record-breaking heatwave engulfs the Five Boroughs, and emotions run as hot as the temperatures. In Rerouted, Chris Mendez is trying to live…
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Hearts and Hazelnuts (Belen’s Review)

Hearts and Hazelnuts (Belen’s Review)

Title: Hearts and Hazelnuts (States of Love) Author: Kris T. Bethke Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: November 29th 2017 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Page Count: 103 pages Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Mechanic Jordan Hart is down on his luck, so he gladly accepts a temporary job servicing tractors at a hazelnut farm in Newberg, Oregon. He doesn’t expect…
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Merry Gentlemen – Ele’s review

Merry Gentlemen – Ele’s review

Title: Merry Gentlemen Author: Josephine Myles Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: November 2nd 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 189 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: ’Tis the season of goodwill to all men…even the one who dumped you. Riley MacDermott’s ambitions are simple. Managing the annual Bath Christmas Market—which involves long hours in the cold and a whole lot of…
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The Foxhole Court (Renée’s Review)

The Foxhole Court (Renée’s Review)

Title: The Foxhole Court (All for the Game, #1) Author: Nora Sakavic Publisher: Self-published Release Date: January 15, 2013 Genre(s): Contemporary/Sports/Violence/Psychological Thriller Page Count: 237 Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 0 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb:   Neil Josten is the newest addition to the Palmetto State University Exy team. He’s short, he’s fast, he’s got a ton of potential—and he’s the runaway son of the murderous crime lord known as The Butcher. Signing a…
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Counting on You (Counting #3)

Counting on You (Counting #3)

Title: Counting on You Author: Kelly Jensen Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: November 22 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 91 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Henry and Marc can’t seem to catch a break. They’ve had two disastrous dates—the first trapped in a car during a blizzard and the second locked in a basement—followed by nearly two months apart.…
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Snowflakes and Cinnamon Buns (Kristin’s Review)

Snowflakes and Cinnamon Buns (Kristin’s Review)

Title: Snowflakes and Cinnamon Buns Author: Claire Castle Publisher: Self Published Release Date: November 14, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 79 Reviewed by: Kristin Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 2 stars out of 5 Blurb: Cameron Pearce loves to work hard and play hard. Living in New York City, means lots of men and lots of variety. He isn’t looking for love. When he goes to his…
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Unlikely Hero (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Unlikely Hero (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Title: Unlikely Hero Author: Sean Michael Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: (2009) Re-release November 20, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romancw Page Count: 210 pages Reviewed by: NeRdyWYRM Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Eric doesn’t know where else to turn when his daughter is kidnapped, so he calls on his powerful ex-lover, Brock. Brock never expected to hear from Eric again, but he…
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Stealing Third (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Stealing Third (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Title: Stealing Third Author: Marie Lark Publisher: Loose Id, LLC Release Date: October 17, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 207 pages Reviewed by: NeRdyWYRM Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: His old high school teammates call him “Peaches” because Nick Pacioretti is anything but sweet–too calculating, too abrupt, and way too invested in his best friend Miles’s baseball career for his…
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Outside the Lines (Bluewater Bay #22)

Outside the Lines (Bluewater Bay #22)

Title: Outside the Lines (Bluewater Bay #22) Author: Anna Zabo Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: December 18th 2017 Pages: 260 Genre(s): Contemporary Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Miniature artist Ian Meyers has one week to rebuild his damaged set. Needing help, he goes to End o’ Earth, the local comic and gaming shop. Owner Simon Derry pushes all…
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