Historical Romance

Any Old Diamonds (Lilywhite Boys #1)

Any Old Diamonds (Lilywhite Boys #1)

Title: Any Old Diamonds (Lilywhite Boys #1) Author: KJ Charles Publisher: KJC Books Release Date: January 30, 2019 Genre(s): Historical Romance Page Count: 229 Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Lord Alexander Pyne-ffoulkes, the younger son of the Duke of Ilvar, holds a bitter grudge against his wealthy father. The Duke intends to give his Duchess a priceless diamond…
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The Bibliophile (Crabbypatty’s Review)

The Bibliophile (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Title: The Bibliophile Author: Drew Martin Frayne Publisher: NineStar Press Release Date: November 26, 2018 Genre(s): M/M Historical Romance Page Count: 221 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Nathanial Goldsmith is the only son of the richest man in the Idaho territory, Jessum Goldsmith, the Silver Baron of the Western Lands, as he is called in all the newspapers.…
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The Replacement Husband (Tosha’s Review)

The Replacement Husband (Tosha’s Review)

Title: The Replacement Husband Author: Eliot Grayson Publisher: Smoking Teacup Books Release Date: January 4, 2019 Genre(s): Historical romance Page Count: 160 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Goddess-blessed Owen Honeyfield is destined to enjoy perfect good fortune, and the arrival of handsome and eligible Tom Drake in his country town appears to be just the latest manifestation.…
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Book Blast – Pain and Promise

Book Blast – Pain and Promise

Title: Pain and Promise Author: Lazlo Thorn Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: December 5, 2018 Genre(s): Historical Gay Romance, Erotica Length: 73 000 words/230 pages Blurb June, 1981: The small town of Frentana on the Adriatic coast of Italy was the last place Bobby would have suspected that his titanic struggle with being gay would come to a head. But then he hadn’t reckoned on the town’s evil secret weapon – Dario, a Michaelangelo man with a…
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A Soldier’s Wish (Lili’s Review)

A Soldier’s Wish (Lili’s Review)

Title: A Soldier’s Wish Author: N.R. Walker Publisher: Self published Release Date: December 2nd 2018 Genre(s): Romance Page Count: 224 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: The year is 1969… Gary Fairchild is proud to be a hippie college student, and he protests the Vietnam War because he believes in love and peace. To him, it isn’t just…
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The Faller (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

The Faller (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Title: The Faller (Dreamspinner 2018 Advent Calendar – Warmest Wishes) Author: Daniel de Lorne Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: December 1, 2018 Genre(s): Historical Romance, Holidays Page Count: 46 pages Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Being caught with another man sends Charlie Young fleeing his family to the forests of southwestern Australia to scrape together steamer-passage to the…
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Christmas Homecoming (The Christmas Angel #4)

Christmas Homecoming (The Christmas Angel #4)

Title: Christmas Homecoming (The Christmas Angel #4) Author: L.A. Witt Publisher: Self Published Release Date: December 2nd 2018 Genre(s): Historical Romance Page Count: 79 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: August 1939. Roger Miller and Jack O’Brien have been close since childhood. By the time they realize there’s more between them than friendship, Jack is leaving their sleepy Iowa…
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Summerfield’s Angel (Susan’s Review)

Summerfield’s Angel (Susan’s Review)

Title: Summerfield’s Angel (The Christmas Angel #2) Author: Kim Fielding Publisher: Self published Release Date: December 2nd, 2018 Genre(s): M/M historial romance Page Count: 113 pages Reviewed by: Susan Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: After the hard winter of 1888 ended Alby Boyle’s work as a Nebraska ranch hand, he returned to New York City in search of his long-lost family.…
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The Magician’s Angel (The Christmas Angel #3)

The Magician’s Angel (The Christmas Angel #3)

Title: The Magician’s Angel (The Christmas Angel #3) Author: Jordan L. Hawk Publisher: Self Published Release Date: December 2, 2018 Genre(s): Victorian romance Page Count: 108 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Vaudeville stage magician Christopher Fiend lives for the spotlight. His chance at big time stardom awaits him in Chicago, the next stop on the circuit after the…
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The Faller (Belen’s Review)

The Faller (Belen’s Review)

Title: The Faller (2018 Advent Calendar – Warmest Wishes) Author: Daniel de Lorne Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: December 1st 2018 Genre(s): Historical, Romance, Holiday Page Count: 46 pages Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Being caught with another man sends Charlie Young fleeing his family to the forests of southwestern Australia to scrape together steamer-passage to the big…
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Book Blast – The Signal Box

Book Blast – The Signal Box

Title: The Signal Box Author: Lazlo Thorn Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: April 5, 2018 Genre(s): Gay Historical Romance/Erotica with some BDSM themes Length: 34,000 words / 75 pages Blurb: “When you tie me like that, when I’m sure I can’t get free, well it’s like everything becomes still. I’m still. Everything is calm.”   Autumn, 1913. Wiltshire, England. Davy Buckland, a boiler cleaner in the engine shed at the local railway station, was nineteen when…
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Nova Praetorian (Lily’s Review)

Nova Praetorian (Lily’s Review)

Title: Nova Praetorian Author: N.R. Walker Publisher: BlueHeart Press Release Date: October 26, 2018 Genre(s): MM Historical Length:  103 000 words/394 pages Reviewed by: Lily G. Blunt Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Quintus Furius Varus is one of the best lanistas in Rome. Tall and strong in build, fearsome in manner, and sharp of wit, he trains the best gladiators bound for the arenas of Rome. When Senator Servius Augendus…
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Heroes for Ghosts (CrabbyPatty’s Quickie Review)

Heroes for Ghosts (CrabbyPatty’s Quickie Review)

Title: Heroes for Ghosts (Love Across Time #1) Author: Jackie North Publisher: Blue Rain Press Release Date: June 13, 2018 Genre(s): M/M Historical Romance, Time Travel Page Count: 246 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5+ stars out of 5 Blurb: Soulmates across time. A sacrifice that could keep them apart forever. In present day, near the village of Ornes, France, Devon works on his…
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Band Sinister

Band Sinister

Title: Band Sinister Author: KJ Charles Publisher: KJC Books Release Date: October 11, 2018 Genre(s): Historical Page Count: 224 pages Reviewed by: LenaLena Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Sir Philip Rookwood is the disgrace of the county. He’s a rake and an atheist, and the rumours about his hellfire club, the Murder, can only be spoken in whispers. (Orgies. It’s orgies.)…
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