Hurt/Comfort/Healing

Rend by Roan Parrish (Renée’s review)

Rend by Roan Parrish (Renée’s review)

Title: Rend (Riven, #2) Author: Roan Parrish Publisher: Random House Publishing Group – Loveswept Release Date: November 27, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance/Established couple/Hurt-Comfort Page Count: 303 Reviewed by: Renee Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: After a whirlwind romance, a man with a painful past learns to trust the musician who makes him believe in happy endings. Matt Argento knows what it feels like to be alone. After a…
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Lights and Sirens (CrabbyPatty’s review)

Lights and Sirens (CrabbyPatty’s review)

Title: Lights and Sirens (Emergency Services #2) Author: Lisa Henry Publisher: Self Published Release Date: September 13, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 231 pages Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Paramedic Hayden Kinsella is single and the life of the party. He likes driving fast and saving lives, and he doesn’t do relationships—he does hookups. Except he wouldn’t…
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To Love Again (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

To Love Again (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Title: To Love Again Author: Andria Large Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: September 14, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 127 pages Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Jack: Leaving was the hardest thing I’ve ever done. He would have killed me if I stayed, though. I couldn’t have done it without Warwick’s help. Not only did he give…
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The Second Time Around (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

The Second Time Around (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Title: The Second Time Around Author: Rowan McAllister Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: September 11, 2018 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Romance Page Count: 200 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Though born into wealth and privilege, Jordan Thorndike can’t keep pretending. He’s never going to become the lawyer his parents hope for or provide the daughter-in-law and two-point-four grandkids they…
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High Time (LenaR’s Review)

High Time (LenaR’s Review)

Title: High Time (The Solomon Mysteries #2) Author: Keelan Ellis Publisher: NineStar Press Release Date: September 10th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary, Mystery, Romance Page Count: 164 Reviewed by: LenaRibka Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When skeletal remains turn up in Baltimore’s Leakin Park, Detective Paul Solomon is pessimistic about their chances of solving the case. But a clue discovered near the bones…
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Guarding His Melody (Susan’s Review)

Guarding His Melody (Susan’s Review)

Title: Guarding His Melody (Enhanced #4) Author: Victoria Sue Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: September 25, 2018 Genre(s): Paranormal, Science Fiction Page Count: 200 Reviewed by: Susan Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: A standalone in the Enhanced World Deaf since childhood, Sebastian Armitage had a promising musical future until his dreams were shattered when he transformed at twelve years old. In…
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On Davis Row (Audio Review)

On Davis Row (Audio Review)

Title: On Davis Row Author: N.R. Walker and Joel Leslie (Narrator) Publisher: Tantor Audio Release Date: July 31st 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Nearing the end of a suspended jail sentence should unlock a brighter future for CJ Davis, only the chip on his shoulder is as hard…
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The Second Time Around (Susan’s Review)

The Second Time Around (Susan’s Review)

Title: The Second Time Around Author: Rowan McAllister Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: September 11, 2018 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Romance Page Count: 200 Reviewed by: Susan Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Though born into wealth and privilege, Jordan Thorndike can’t keep pretending. He’s never going to become the lawyer his parents hope for or provide the daughter-in-law and two-point-four grandkids they…
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No Way Out

No Way Out

Title: No Way Out Author: Julie Lynn Hayes Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: August 28th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary, Hurt/Comfort Page Count: 200 pages Reviewed by: Ana Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Wyatt Findley is an up-and-coming artist, attending a prestigious art institute in St. Louis. His mentor, Lukas Callahan, has snagged a sweet house-sitting job for him in a gorgeous home…
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Vanilla Clouds (Lili’s Review)

Vanilla Clouds (Lili’s Review)

Title: Vanilla Clouds Author: Roe Horvat Publisher: Beaten Track Publishing Release Date: July 25th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 132 pages Reviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Sex and chocolate are the two pleasures Micha? enjoys most in life. His sex life has been nonexistent for some time, though. After a particularly bad hookup, he keeps mostly to…
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The Layover (Lili’s Quickie Review)

The Layover (Lili’s Quickie Review)

Title: The Layover Author: Roe Horvat Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: July 19th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 117 pagesReviewed by: Lili Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Eight years ago, Ondro Smrek fled Slovakia and the bigotry that drove his first lover to take his own life. The demons proved impossible to outrun, though, and now, desperate for somewhere to…
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Threepeat

Threepeat

Title: Threepeat (Secrets #3) Author: K.C. Wells & Parker Williams Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: August 21, 2018 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary, BDSM Page Count: 340 Reviewed by: Susan Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Can two Doms open their hearts again for a young man desperately in need of their help? Two years ago, Aaron Greene and Sam Thompson were devastated when…
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Be Still My Heart (Jia’s review)

Be Still My Heart (Jia’s review)

Title: Be Still My Heart (Four Kings Security #2) Author: Charlie Cochet Publisher: Self Published Release Date: July 28th 2018 Genre(s): Suspense, Contemporary Romance Page Count: 268 pages Reviewed by: Jia Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.9 stars out of 5 Blurb: Former Special Forces medical sergeant Russell “Red” McKinley knows a thing or two about wounds, like the fact some can take a lifetime to heal,…
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Be Still My Heart (Parvathy’s Review)

Be Still My Heart (Parvathy’s Review)

Title: Be Still My Heart (Four Kings Security #2) Author: Charlie Cochet Publisher: Self Published Release Date: July 28th 2018 Genre(s): Suspense, Contemporary Romance Page Count: 268 pages Reviewed by: Parvathy Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Former Special Forces medical sergeant Russell “Red” McKinley knows a thing or two about wounds, like the fact some can take a lifetime to heal,…
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