Historical

Hidden Treasures (A Pinx Video Mystery #2)

Hidden Treasures (A Pinx Video Mystery #2)

Title: Hidden Treasures (A Pinx Video Mystery #2) Author: Marshall Thornton Publisher: Kenmore Books Release Date: January 28th 2018 Genre(s): Murder / Mystery, Romance, Historical, 1990th Page Count: 229 Reviewed by: LenaRibka Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s about a dress. A valuable blue sequined dress worn by a famed actress in a film from the 1940s. For some reason everyone…
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The Fortune Hunter (Crabbypatty’s Review)

The Fortune Hunter (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Title: The Fortune Hunter Author: Bonnie Dee Publisher: Self Published Release Date: January 2, 2018 Genre(s): Historical Romance Page Count: 235 Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: A man with nothing finds everything. Abandoned at birth, WWI veteran Hal Stanton faces bleak employment prospects in post-war London. Desperation spurs him to reinvent himself to hook a wealthy wife, one…
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The Holly Groweth Green (Crabbypatty’s Review)

The Holly Groweth Green (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Title: The Holly Groweth Green (2017 Advent Calendar Daily – Stocking Stuffers) Author: Amy Rae Durreson Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: December 1, 2017 Genre(s): Paranormal, Holidays Page Count: 55 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: When wounded doctor Laurence Payne is stranded in the snowy English countryside on Christmas Eve, 1946, he is surprised to stumble upon Mistle…
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The Fortune Hunter (Ele’s Review)

The Fortune Hunter (Ele’s Review)

Author: Bonnie Dee Publisher: Self Published Release Date: January 2nd 2018 Genre(s): Historical Page Count: 235 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.8 stars out of 5 Blurb: A man with nothing finds everything. Abandoned at birth, WWI veteran Hal Stanton faces bleak employment prospects in post-war London. Desperation spurs him to reinvent himself to hook a wealthy wife, one he will be devoted to…
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Gibraltar (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Gibraltar (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Title: Gibraltar Author: Cristina Bruni Publisher: Self Published Release Date: December 22, 2017 Genre(s): Historical, Novella Page Count: 80 Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Benjamin Scott is a fair man and a fearless sea captain, but his heart is broken. A while back, during a fierce battle in the West Indies, he witnessed the death of his best…
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Man Eater

Man Eater

Title: Man Eater Author: Dick Jones Publisher: Riverdale Avenue Books Release Date: November 30th 2017 Genre(s): Gay erotica, historical, pulp fiction Page Count: 218 Reviewed by: LenaRibka Heat Level: 5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: In this reprint of the 70’s gay pulp classic Man Eater, we follow a Vietnam vet tuned detective who makes it his personal mission to find the deadly serial…
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Gibraltar (Maya’s Review)

Gibraltar (Maya’s Review)

Title: Gibraltar Author: Cristina Bruni Publisher: self published Release Date: December 22, 2017 Genre(s): Historical, Novella Page Count: 80 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Benjamin Scott is a fair man and a fearless sea captain, but his heart is broken. A while back, during a fierce battle in the West Indies, he witnessed the death of his best…
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Hammer of the Witch (Repeating History #2)

Hammer of the Witch (Repeating History #2)

Title: Hammer of the Witch (Repeating History#2) Author: Dakota Chase Publisher: Harmony Ink Press Release Date: January 9, 2018 Genre(s): YA Historical Fiction Page Count: 156 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 2 stars out of 5 Blurb: History isn’t dead when you’re living it. Ash and Grant are about to learn why it was called the Dark Ages, when Merlin, in the guise…
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The Bones of Our Fathers (Crabbypatty’s Review)

The Bones of Our Fathers (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Title: The Bones of Our Fathers (The Pemberland Chronicles Volume #1) Author: Elin Gregory Publisher: Manifold Press Release Date: August 1, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 231 Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Malcolm Bright, brand new museum curator in a small Welsh Border town, is a little lonely until – acting as emergency archaeological consultant on a…
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Gifts Given (Boystown, #10)

Gifts Given (Boystown, #10)

Title: Gifts Given (Boystown, #10) Author: Marshall Thornton Publisher: self-publishing Release Date: November 17th 2017 Genre(s): Gay Mystery, Historical, the 1980s Page Count: 213 Reviewed by: LenaRibka Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: In the tenth installment of the award-winning Boystown Mysteries. it’s Christmas 1984, and Nick is busy juggling a couple of cases with his hectic personal life. Sugar Pilson has…
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Kidnapped by the Pirate (Susan’s Review)

Kidnapped by the Pirate (Susan’s Review)

Title: Kidnapped by the Pirate Author: Keira Andrews Publisher: KA Books Release Date: October 26, 2017 Genre(s): Historical M/M Page Count: 280 Reviewed by: Susan Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Will a virgin captive surrender to this pirate’s sinful touch? Nathaniel Bainbridge is used to hiding, whether it’s concealing his struggles with reading or his forbidden desire for men. Under the…
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Avristin: Duty and Sacrifice 2 (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Avristin: Duty and Sacrifice 2 (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Title: Avristin: Duty and Sacrifice 2 (The God Jars Saga #2) Author: Devon Vesper Publisher: Magelight Press Release Date: October 31, 2017 Genre(s): Fantasy / Paranormal Romance Page Count: 256 pages Reviewed by: NeRdyWYRM Heat Level: 4.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Avristin isn’t the quiet, contemplative monastery he imagined… Valis escaped his birth father and made it to Avristin. Now, the adopted son…
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The Unmentionables (Crabbypatty’s Review)

The Unmentionables (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Title: The Unmentionables Author: Megan McFerren and Val Prozorova Publisher: Less Than Three Press Release Date: September 6, 2017 Genre(s): Historical, Gay Literary Fiction Page Count: 408 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5+ stars out of 5 Blurb: 1950s Washington, DC. James has just accepted a teaching position for the State Department. But after too many drinks at his own housewarming party, he meets…
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Aisling Book Two: Dream

Aisling Book Two: Dream

Title: Dream (Aisling Trilogy, #2) Author: Carole Cummings Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: October 17, 2017 Genre(s): Fantasy Romance Page Count: 354 pages Reviewed by: NeRdyWYRM Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: To reveal the intricate machinations threatening them, two men must learn to trust each other. But how can they, when their hearts and minds—their realities—are subject to manipulation? When he…
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