Crime

The Black Marble Pool (ParisDude’s Review)

The Black Marble Pool (ParisDude’s Review)

Title: The Black Marble Pool Author: Stan Leventhal Publisher: ReQueered Tales Release Date: August 15, 2019 Genre(s): Murder mystery Page Count: 163 Reviewed by: ParisDude Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When you first notice it, something seems a bit unusual. Then it occurs to you that most, if not all, of the pools you’ve ever seen before were painted blue or…
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Treasure Trail (ParisDude’s Review)

Treasure Trail (ParisDude’s Review)

Title: Treasure Trail Author: Morgan Brice Publisher: Darkwind Press Release Date: June 26, 2019 Genre(s): Paranormal murder mystery Page Count: 248 Reviewed by: ParisDude Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Erik Mitchell traveled the world uncovering art fraud and relic theft, which pitted him against spoiled billionaires, unscrupulous collectors, mobsters, and cartels. He worked with law enforcement across the U.S. and Europe,…
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A Body To Dye For  (ParisDude’s Review)

A Body To Dye For (ParisDude’s Review)

Title: A Body To Dye For (Stan Kraychik Book 1) Author: Grant Michaels Publisher: ReQueered Tales Release Date: June 15, 2019 Genre(s): Murder mystery Page Count: 241 Reviewed by: ParisDude Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.70 stars out of 5 Blurb: Stan Kraychik is a hairdresser in Boston, leading a successful hairdresser’s life. Successful hairdressers’ lives vary widely but they usually have one thing in common –…
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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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New Release – Ace in the Picture by Jude Tresswell

New Release – Ace in the Picture by Jude Tresswell

Title: Ace in the Picture Author: Jude Tresswell Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: March 31, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance, MMMM, crime/mystery Length: 63 000 words/ 251 pages Blurb: An art fraud, a polyamorous suspect, an asexual detective… Polyamory and asexuality meet in this third tale about a north-east England quad. The police suspect Raith Balan of faking a painting. So do money-launderers who sink profits into art. Mike, Ross and Phil, the three men in Raith’s…
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Love of the Egoist (Ana’s Review)

Love of the Egoist (Ana’s Review)

Title: Love of the Egoist Author: Nero Seal Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: May 20th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary, Dark Page Count: 256 pages Reviewed by: Ana Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: “I wanted to play with you… punish you. But now, I want to ruin your world and turn it pitch black. Isolate you so you don’t have anything left except me.…
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Of Sunlight and Stardust (Jia’s review)

Of Sunlight and Stardust (Jia’s review)

Title: Of Sunlight and Stardust Author: Riley Hart & Christina Lee Publisher: Self Published Release Date: September 18th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 270 Reviewed by: Jia Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: After the death of his wife, Tanner Rowe takes a step toward making her dream come true and buys the house with the dilapidated barn she’d been inexplicably…
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Of Sunlight and Stardust (Belen’s Review)

Of Sunlight and Stardust (Belen’s Review)

Title: Of Sunlight and Stardust Authors: Riley Hart and Christina Lee Publisher: Self Published Release Date: September 18th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 270 pages Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: After the death of his wife, Tanner Rowe takes a step toward making her dream come true and buys the house with the dilapidated barn she’d been…
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That Rat, Carter Janson (Steph’s Review)

That Rat, Carter Janson (Steph’s Review)

Title: That Rat, Carter Janson (States of Love) Authors: Amy Spector Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: January 19, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 106 Reviewed by: Steph Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Every man has secrets, but some are bigger than others…. Felix Peake escaped a shady past to carve out a successful career as an expert in Mesopotamian art…
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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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The Monet Murders  (LenaR’s Review)

The Monet Murders (LenaR’s Review)

Title: The Monet Murders (The Art of Murder #2) Author: Josh Lanyon Publisher: JustJoshin Publishing Release Date: Mai 25th, 2017 Genre(s): Suspense/MM Romance/Contemporary/FBI Romance/Thriller Page Count: 311 Reviewed by: LenaRibka Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: All those late night conversations when Sam had maybe a drink too many or Jason was half falling asleep. All those playful, provocative comments about what…
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Risky Behavior (Bad Behavior #1)

Risky Behavior (Bad Behavior #1)

Title: Risky Behavior (Bad Behavior #1) Author: L.A. Witt and Cari Z. Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: May 1, 2017 Genre(s): Crime Procedural, Suspense Thriller Page Count: 309 Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s day one of Darren Corliss’s career as a detective, and not only has he been assigned a notoriously difficult partner, but the guy might…
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The Combat Zone (PIU’s Review)

The Combat Zone (PIU’s Review)

Title: The Combat Zone (A Cody Harper Novel #1) Author: Vincent Wilde Publisher: Cleis Press Release Date: 10th Jan, 2017 Genre(s): Mystery/Thriller Page Count : 240 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 0.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: From the underbelly of Boston’s officially sanctioned red-light district–The Combat Zone–to a neo-Nazi compound in the secluded mountains of New Hampshire, gay cross-dressing sleuth Cody Harper hunts…
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From the Ashes (PIU’s Review)

From the Ashes (PIU’s Review)

Title: From the Ashes (Fires of Redemption #1) Author: Xen Sanders Publisher: Entangled Publishing Release Date: 2nd Jan, 2017 Genre(s): Romance, Crime, Fantasy Page Count : 350 Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Sociopath. Killer. Deviant. Monster, devoid of morals, incapable of human emotion. The villain known as Spark has been called this and more, and as a super-powered…
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