Murder/Mystery

One Man’s Treasure (Bellingham Mysteries #4)

One Man’s Treasure (Bellingham Mysteries #4)

Title: One Man’s Treasure (Bellingham Mysteries #4) Author: Nicole Kimberling Cover Artist: April Martinez Buy Link Amazon: Genre: Contemporary Murder Mystery Length: Novella (approx 30k words) Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by Aunt Lynn One Sentence Review: A wonderful addition to the Bellingham Mysteries books and furthering my great fondness of Nicole Kimberling’s writing.
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Houseboat on the Nile (Spy vs. Spook #1)

Houseboat on the Nile (Spy vs. Spook #1)

Title: Hoseboat on the Nile (Spy vs. Spook #1) Author: Tinnean Cover artist: Paul Richmond Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Amazon: Buy Link Houseboat on the Nile Genre: Mystery/Suspense Length: Novel Rating: 3 stars out of 5 A guest review by Sirius. Summary: I thought that this story about two men working for two rival intelligence organizations and playing mind games on each other was fun, if not very believable at times.…
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Time Gone By

Time Gone By

Title: Time Gone By Author: Jan Suzukawa Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Cover Artist: Anne Cain Buy link: Amazon.com Genre: mystery/ suspense Length: Novella (130 pdf pages) Rating: 3 out of 5 stars A Guest Review by Feliz Summary Review: An easy read and smoothly written, but not much of a mystery mostly due to the too-revealing blurb.
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Black and Blue and Pretty Dead Too

Black and Blue and Pretty Dead Too

Title: Black and Blue and Pretty Dead Too Author: Mark Zubro Cover Design: Deana C. Jamroz Publisher: MLR Press Buy Link: Buy Link Black and Blue and Pretty Dead, Too Genre: Detective / Police Length: 81,000 words Rating: 4.25 out of 5 rating stars A Guest Review by Raine Summary Review: New book in long established police detective series, strong atmospheric writing with gritty very down beat realism.
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Shattered Glass

Shattered Glass

Title: Shattered Glass Author: Dani Alexander Cover Art: Dani Alexander Publisher: Self Published Buy Link: Buy Link Shattered Glass Genre: M/M Contemporary Romance / Crime / Thriller Length: Novel Rating: 4.5 out 5 rating stars A Guest Review by Raine Summary Review: Somehow this book forced me to believe in the very unlikely and enjoy all of it’s frantic, fascinating and tangled action.
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Final Atonement: A Doug Orlando Mystery

Final Atonement: A Doug Orlando Mystery

Title: Final Atonement: A Doug Orlando Mystery Author: Steve Neil Johnson Cover Artist: n/a Publisher: Clutching Hand Books Amazon: Buy Link Final Atonement: A Doug Orlando Mystery Genre: Gay Mystery Length: 215 pages Rating: 5 stars out of 5 A guest review by Sirius Summary: This exciting and well-written mystery with appealing main character made me think about what was happening in the New York political arena, and how easily…
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The Master of Seacliff

The Master of Seacliff

Title: The Master of Seacliff Author: Max Pierce Cover Art: Anthony A. G. Gluck Publisher: Lethe Press Buy Link: Buy Link Master of Seacliff: A Novel Genre: M/M Romance / Mystery / Historical Length: 81,000 words Rating: 4.5 out of 5 rating stars A Guest Review by Raine Summary Review: A rewriting of the escapist Gothic Novel which- while paying blatant homage- is actually very good fun in it’s own right.
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Errors and Omissions

Title: Errors and Omissions Author: Lee James Cover Artist: Anne Cain Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Amazon: Genre: Contemporary M/M, Mystery/Suspense Length: Novel/290 PDF pages Rating: 4.75 stars out of 5 Review Summary: A suspenseful mystery that kept me on the edge of my seat and I didn’t solve it until almost the end. There’s also a pretty good romance to lighten the mood.
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Six Degrees of Lust (By Degrees #1)

Six Degrees of Lust (By Degrees #1)

Title: Six Degrees of Lust (By Degrees #1) Author: Taylor V. Donovan Cover artist: Deana C. Jamroz Publisher: MLR Press Buy link: Amazon.com Length: Novel/393 PDF pages/118,000 words Genre: M/M Romance/Mystery Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 A guest review by LadyM Review summary: Ambitious novel that goes in all directions and never quite makes it to any destination.
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The Thirteenth Pillar (Section Thirteen #2)

The Thirteenth Pillar (Section Thirteen #2)

Title: The Thirteenth Pillar (Section Thirteen #2) Author: J.L. O’Faolain Cover artist: Paul Richmond Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Amazon: Buy Link The Thirteenth Pillar Genre: M/M Fantasy/Mystery Length: 270 pages Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 A guest review by Sirius Summary: This was enjoyable and fast paced sequel to The Thirteenth Child, which I liked more than the first book, but the love story still left me quite cold.
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Double Deuce (An Amethyst Cove mystery)

Double Deuce (An Amethyst Cove mystery)

Title: Double Deuce (An Amethyst Cove mystery) Author: KC Kendricks Cover artist: Trace Edward Zaber Publisher: White Deer Enterprises Buy link: Amazon.com (Second Edition) Genre: Gay Mystery Length: Novella/27k words Rating: 4 starts out of 5 A guest review by Sirius Summary: An interesting start of a new series about the life of another cop turned private investigator, but one with which I had some issues.
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The Saint of San Francisco

The Saint of San Francisco

Title: The Saint of San Francisco Author: Jerry Sacher Cover artist: Catt Ford Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy link: Buy Link The Saint of San Francisco Length: Novel/250 PDF pages Genre: M/M romance/Mystery/Suspense Rating: 2 stars out of 5 A guest review by LadyM Review summary: Schizophrenic narrative style, unlikable protagonists with unfathomable motivations, thin and unbelievable plot made this book unsatisfying.
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Mystery of the Tempest

Mystery of the Tempest

Title: Mystery of the Tempest Author: Sam Cameron Cover Art: Sheri Publisher: Bold Stroke Books Buy Link: Buy Link Mystery of the Tempest: A Fisher Key Adventure Genre: M/M  YA / Mystery Length: 252 pages Rating: 4 out of 5 rating stars A Guest Review by Raine Summary: A fresh, fast moving, contemporary Y/A adventure novel with close links to traditional children’s mystery fiction.
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