MLR Press

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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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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Learn With Me (Maya’s Review)

Learn With Me (Maya’s Review)

Title: Learn With Me Author: Kris Jacen Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: May 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary, Military Page Count: 43,000 words Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Josiah “Siah” Kent has always loved learning; now he’s living his dream of teaching children to love it too. After getting his degrees in New Orleans, he accepted a teaching position outside…
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And God Belched

And God Belched

Title: And God Belched Author: Rob Rosen Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: January 26, 2018 Genre(s): Gay Science Fiction, Humour, Young Adult Page Count: 204 Pages Reviewed by: ColinJ Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: In this riotously funny romantic adventure, Randy and his younger brother, Craig, find themselves in a different universe, on a strange planet, desperately searching for Milo, a…
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Healing

Healing

Title: Healing (Third Edition) Author: Stevie Woods Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: September 2017 Genre(s): Futuristic/Paranormal Page Count: 63 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: With Audin’s life in danger, Tener is willing to take the ultimate risk. Two men, who were once best friends until they parted following a blazing row, meet up again bychance years later. Both…
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As Big as the Sky (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

As Big as the Sky (NeRdyWYRM’s Review)

Title: As Big as the Sky Author: Amy Aislin Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: August 4, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 134 pages Reviewed by: NeRdyWYRM Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Sam wants nothing to do with his irresponsible, sarcastic neighbor…or does he? Sam McAuley is having a rough start to the summer: Not only is he being sued, but…
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As Big as the Sky (Kristin’s Review)

As Big as the Sky (Kristin’s Review)

Title: As Big as the Sky Author: Amy Aislin Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: August 4, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 140 Reviewed by: Kristin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Sam wants nothing to do with his irresponsible, sarcastic neighbor…or does he? Sam McAuley is having a rough start to the summer: Not only is he being sued, but the new…
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Freedom Shores (Tosh’s Review)

Freedom Shores (Tosh’s Review)

Title: Freedom Shores Author: Adam Arkin Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: June 26, 2017 Genre(s): Gay contemporary romance, self discovery, acceptance, new beginnings Page Count: 228 pages Reviewed by: Tosh Heat Level: 4.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When a shy student decides to spend a summer on the Spanish Mediterranean coast, he has no idea of the life-changing adventure that awaits. For years…
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The Play of His Life (Natosha’s review)

The Play of His Life (Natosha’s review)

Title: The Play of His Life Author: Amy Aislin Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: April 28, 2017 Genre(s): Gay contemporary romance, young love, best friends to lovers, sports, second chance Page Count: 143 pages Reviewed by: Natosha Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Former best friends turned lovers Christian and Riley haven’t seen or spoken to each other in six years…is there…
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Chasing His Cottontail (Kristin’s Review)

Chasing His Cottontail (Kristin’s Review)

Title: Chasing His Cottontail (Hoppity Shifter, #1) Author: A.R. Barley Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: May 17, 2017 Genre(s): Paranormal, Shifter Page Count: 111 Reviewed by: Kristin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Peter’s been half in love with Luke Holland for as long as he can remember, but his best friend’s very human brother has always been off limits, but when…
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How We Operate (San Diego Hope #2)

How We Operate (San Diego Hope #2)

Title: How We Operate (San Diego Hope #2) Author: A.R. Moler Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: April 28, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary/Hurt/Comfort Page Count: 136 Reviewed by: Gigi Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Chris Kearney is a surgeon working the Emergency Room at a large hospital near the bad part of the city. After operating on and losing a teenaged patient, he…
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Wolf Whistle (Werewolves of Manhattan #7)

Wolf Whistle (Werewolves of Manhattan #7)

Title: Wolf Whistle (Werewolves of Manhattan #7) Author: A.C. Katt Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: January 19, 2017 Genre(s): Shifter gay romance, werewolves, attempted murder, Fated mates Page Count: 201 pages Reviewed by: Natosha Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Can a whistleblower find a new future with a wolf while being chased by a corrupt cop and the Serbian mob? Richard…
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Extraction (Natosha’s Review)

Extraction (Natosha’s Review)

Title: Extraction Author: Lex Valentine Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: November 17, 2016 Genre(s): Short story, military, undercover, second chance love, heartache Page Count: 82 pages Reviewed by: Natosha Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Two soldiers, former lovers, each think they are saving the other from a South American drug cartel, all the while rehashing their broken relationship. Green Beret Shane…
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Strength of the Mate (The Tameness of the Wolf #3)

Strength of the Mate (The Tameness of the Wolf #3)

Title: Strength of the Mate (The Tameness of the Wolf #3) Author: Kendall McKenna Publisher: MLR Press Release Date: June 19, 2014 Genre(s): Paranormal/Military/Shifters Page Count: 377 Reviewed by: Gigi Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Rampaging werewolves cause the True Alpha to send his Omega, Dawson Rivers, to bring them under control. Can Adam Madison help or hinder Dawson’s mission? Adam…
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