Historical

The Long Past & Other Stories (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

The Long Past & Other Stories (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Title: The Long Past & Other Stories Author: Ginn Hale Publisher: Blind Eye Books Release Date: October 3, 2017 Genre(s): Historical Romance, Dystopian, Fantasy Page Count: 317 pages Reviewed by: NeRdyWYRM Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.75 stars out of 5 Blurb: 1858 – Warring mages open up a vast inland sea that splits the United States in two. With the floodwaters come creatures from a long…
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Ward & Weft (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Ward & Weft (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Title: Ward & Weft Author: Parker Foye Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: September 12, 2017 Genre(s): Paranormal Romance; Historical Page Count: 112 pages Reviewed by: NeRdyWYRM Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: In this male/male paranormal historical romance, warden and wolf must reignite the magic that first bonded them together. Wales, 1912 For generations, the magic wardens and the fierce werewolves combined…
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Night Drop (LenaR’s Review)

Night Drop (LenaR’s Review)

Title: Night Drop (A Pinx Video Mystery #1) Author: Marshall Thornton Publisher: Kenmore Books Release Date: September 15th 2017 Genre(s): Historical, Gay Fiction, Gay Mystery Page Count: 213 Reviewed by: LenaRibka Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s 1992 and Los Angeles is burning. Noah Valentine, the owner of Pinx Video in Silver Lake, notices the fires have taken their toll on…
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Memories (PIU’s Review)

Memories (PIU’s Review)

Title: Memories Author: Ruby Moone Publisher: self-published Release Date: 26th August, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary, Historical, Mystery Reviewed by: PIU Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Will Marsden is a man on the run from his memories and his past. Steward of Denton Manor was a good position until Captain Dearne, the owner, lost the manor on the turn of a card. When…
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Lessons in Loving thy Murderous Neighbour: A Cambridge Fellows Mystery novella

Lessons in Loving thy Murderous Neighbour: A Cambridge Fellows Mystery novella

Title: Lessons in Loving thy Murderous Neighbour: A Cambridge Fellows Mystery novella Author: Charlie Cochrane Publisher: The Right Chair Press Release Date: August 14, 2017 Genre(s): Mystery Page Count: 86 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Jonty Stewart and Orlando Coppersmith like nothing more than being given a mystery to solve. But what happens when you have to defend…
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Ward and Weft (Maya’s Review)

Ward and Weft (Maya’s Review)

Title: Ward and Weft Author: Parker Foye Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: Sept 11, 2017 Genre(s): Historical, Paranormal, Werewolves Page Count: 112 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: In this male/male paranormal historical romance, warden and wolf must reignite the magic that first bonded them together. Wales, 1912 For generations, the magic wardens and the fierce werewolves combined forces…
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Spectred Isle (Green Men #1)

Spectred Isle (Green Men #1)

Title: Spectred Isle (Green Men #1) Author: KJ Charles Publisher: KJC Books Release Date: August 3, 2017 Genre(s): Gay Paranormal Historical Romance Page Count: 271 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Archaeologist Saul Lazenby has been all but unemployable since his disgrace during the War. Now he scrapes a living working for a rich eccentric who believes in…
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The Highwayman Came Riding

The Highwayman Came Riding

Title: The Highwayman Came Riding Author: Qeturah Edeli Publisher: Loose Id Release Date: June 6th, 2017 Genre(s): Historical Page Count: 288 Reviewed by: Lenalena Heat Level:  4 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Sassy Elias Burgess is the darling of Kitwick, a humdrum Georgian era village. Bored with his pedestrian life as the innkeeper’s son and village post boy, Elias dreams of escaping to London, the city where dreams come true.…
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Little Boy Afraid (Boystown #0.75)

Little Boy Afraid (Boystown #0.75)

Title: Little Boy Afraid (Boystown #0.75) Author: Marshall Thornton Publisher:Self Published Release Date: April 20,2017 Genre(s): Gay Mystery, Historical Page Count: 100 Reviewed by: LenaRibka Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s winter 1980, private investigator Nick Nowak gets one of his first jobs working for an openly-gay senate candidate. Allen Grimley has been receiving death threats, a lot of them, and…
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Stoker & Bash: The Fangs of Scavo

Stoker & Bash: The Fangs of Scavo

Title: The Fangs of Scavo Author: Selina Kray Publisher: self-published Release Date: June 7, 2017 Genre(s): Historical, Mystery Page Count: 368 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.8 stars out of 5 Blurb: At Scotland Yard, DI Timothy Stoker is no better than a ghost. A master of arcane documents and niggling details who, unlike his celebrity-chasing colleagues, prefers hard work to headlines. But an…
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An Unnatural Vice (LenaLena’s Review)

An Unnatural Vice (LenaLena’s Review)

Title: An Unnatural Vice Author: KJ Charles Publisher: Loveswept Release Date: June 6th, 2017 Genre(s): Historical (Victorian) Page Count: 250 Reviewed by: Lenalena Heat Level:  3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: In the sordid streets of Victorian London, unwanted desire flares between two bitter enemies brought together by a deadly secret. Crusading journalist Nathaniel Roy is determined to expose spiritualists who exploit the grief of bereaved and vulnerable people. First on…
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The Masterpiece  (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

The Masterpiece (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Title: The Masterpiece Author: Bonnie Dee Publisher: Self Published Release Date: June 13th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 243 pages Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Built from the bottom up: one perfect gentleman. Man about town Arthur Lawton spends his days pursuing entertainment while shoeshine Joe Sprat labors to better his family’s lives. When an argument about nature…
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Patron (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Patron (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Title: Patron Author: C.B. Lewis Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: June 21, 2017 Genre(s): Historical Fantasy Page Count: 78 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 1 flame out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Theodore Wentworth, who possesses little more than a sharp and well-educated mind, is trying to solicit a sponsor for his studies of Greek antiquity by performing recitations at gatherings of collectors. Desperate for luck…
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