Magic

The Dragon CEO’s Assistant (Colin’s Review)

The Dragon CEO’s Assistant (Colin’s Review)

Title: The Dragon CEO’s Assistant (Golden Kingdom #2) Author: Jenn Burke Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: October 29, 2019 Genre(s): Fantasy, Magic, Dragons Page Count: 167 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: The heart remembers. When Aidan Bishop staggers out of the woods, naked and suffering from amnesia, he needs to relearn who he is and where he…
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Druid’s Curse Series by Shea Balik

Druid’s Curse Series by Shea Balik

Title: Druid’s Curse Series Author: Shea Balik Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: Book 1 – April 15, 2019 Genre(s): Fantasy Paranormal Romance Length: Book 1 – 42 460 words Blurb: DRUID’S CURSE SERIES by SHEA BALIK Ancient Druids, who monitored the Veil for centuries, curse a band of marauding Vikings. Now immortal and shifters, the cursed men must protect today’s Druids from Unseelie minions, allowing them to continue the rituals that protect all of humanity. PLEASE…
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His Fairy Prince (Larissa’s Review)

His Fairy Prince (Larissa’s Review)

Title: His Fairy Prince Author: J.S. Harker Publisher: Dreamspinnerpress Release Date: October 1 2019 Genre(s): Magic, Fairies, other world, romance, quest Page Count: 240 Reviewed by: Larissa Heat Level: 2 flame out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: A trick of fairy magic becomes a romantic treat. Halloween is fantasy-loving college senior Greg’s favorite holiday, and he’s thrilled to explore a spooky puzzle—even if his friends prefer…
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The Killing Spell (ParisDude’s Review)

Title: The Killing Spell Author: Shane Ulrrein Publisher: Deep Hearts YA Release Date: July 9, 2019 Genre(s): YA, Magic, Wizard, First love Page Count: 236 Reviewed by: ParisDude Heat Level: 0 flame out of 5 Rating: 3.70 stars out of 5 Blurb: Edward Peach is a fourteen-year-old wizard who receives a letter that he has been accepted into the prestigious Prymoutekhny Wizards Academy for Boys, in the faraway land of…
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Flame and Ash (Witchbane #4) by Morgan Brice

Flame and Ash (Witchbane #4) by Morgan Brice

Title: Flame and Ash (Witchbane #4) Author: Morgan Brice Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: September 5, 2019 Genre(s): Urban Fantasy, MM paranormal, MM romance Length: 220 pages Blurb: This time, the hunters become the hunted when the witch knows they’re coming to get him, and has deadly plans of his own. When their lives are on the line, will love be enough? One hundred years ago, a sheriff’s posse killed dark warlock Rhyfel Gremory, but his witch-disciples…
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Into the Deep (ParisDude’s Review)

Into the Deep (ParisDude’s Review)

Title: Into the Deep Author: Amara Lynn Publisher: Self-published Release Date: September 19, 2019 Genre(s): Pirates, Deserted Island, Merman, Magic Page Count: 146 Reviewed by: ParisDude Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.2 stars out of 5 Blurb: Luck has never been on Lamark’s side. After his father’s untimely death, the new captain casts Lamark off the ship, leaving him in a dinghy in the middle of the…
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Master of Restless Shadows (Colin’s Review)

Master of Restless Shadows (Colin’s Review)

Title: Master of Restless Shadows (Cadeleonian #1) Author: Ginn Hale Publisher: Blind Eye Books Release Date: October 8, 2019 Genre(s): Fantasy, Magic Page Count: 406 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 2 stars out of 5 Blurb: Freshly graduated Master Physician Narsi Lif-Tahm has left his home in Anacleto and journeyed to the imposing royal capital of Cieloalta intent upon keeping the youthful oath…
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A Noble Cause (Kirstin’s Review)

A Noble Cause (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: A Noble Cause (Legacy Book 2) Author: Mickie B. Ashling Publisher: NIneStar Press Release Date: August 26th, 2019 Genre(s): Fantasy/Romance Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Having achieved his heart’s desire at a high price, Prince Colin of Sendorra and his fiancé, Nobel Prize winner Alain de Gris, find themselves at the epicenter of a twisted plot. Colin’s…
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Mainly by Moonlight (ParisDude’s Review)

Mainly by Moonlight (ParisDude’s Review)

Title: Mainly by Moonlight: Bedknobs and Broomsticks 1 Author: Josh Lanyon Publisher: JustJoshin Publishing, Inc. Release Date: August 1st, 2019 Genre(s): Murder Mystery/Magic Page Count: 252 Reviewed by: ParisDude Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: A gay high-society wedding. A stolen book of spells. A love-threatening lie. Can a witch avoid a murder rap without revealing the supernatural truth? Cosmo Saville guiltily…
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“I was always a storyteller” — Interview with Josh Lanyon (part 2)

“I was always a storyteller” — Interview with Josh Lanyon (part 2)

This is part 2 of my exclusive interview with bestselling writer Josh Lanyon. Due to its length, it is published in two parts and also appears in its French translation on my French gay book website livresgay.fr. You might want to read part 1 of this interview before proceeding. PD: I always think of you as the Britishest US-author—sorry for that word—because your writing reminds me of Agatha Christie, E.F.…
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Anhaga (Colin’s Review)

Anhaga (Colin’s Review)

Title: Anhaga Author: Lisa Henry Release Date: July 23, 2019 Genre(s): High Fantasy, Magic Page Count: 227 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Aramin Decourcey—Min to his few friends—might be the best thief in Amberwich, and he might have a secret that helps him survive the cutthroat world of aristocratic families and their powerful magic users, but he…
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Curses, Foiled Again (Kirstin’s Audio review)

Curses, Foiled Again (Kirstin’s Audio review)

Title: Curses, Foiled Again Author: Sera Trevor and Michael T. Bradley (Narrator) Publisher: NineStar Press, LLC Release Date: June 28th 2019 Genre(s): Paranormal Romance Length: 9 hrs and 52 mins Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Felix is a vampire – a fierce creature of the night who strikes terror into the hearts of everyone unlucky enough to become…
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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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Spellbound (Kirstin’s Review)

Spellbound (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Spellbound (Magic in Manhattan Book 1) Author: Allie Therin Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: July 29th, 2019 Genre(s): Romance, Historical Page Count: 243 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: To save Manhattan, they’ll have to save each other first… 1925 New York Arthur Kenzie’s life’s work is protecting the world from the supernatural relics that could destroy it.…
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