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Graveyard Shift (Tosha’s Review)

Graveyard Shift (Tosha’s Review)

Title: Graveyard Shift (Not Yet Dead Book 3) Author: Jenn Burke Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: November 4, 2019 Genre(s): Gay paranormal mystery/suspense Page Count: 259 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Shifting Into High Fear Ghost/god Wes Cooper and his not-life partner, vampire Hudson Rojas, have settled into cohabitation in an upscale part of Toronto. So what…
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Roots of Evil (Kirstin’s Review)

Roots of Evil (Kirstin’s Review)

Title: Roots of Evil (Merrychurch Mysteries #2) Author: K.C. Wells Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: October 22, 2019 Genre(s): Mystery/Suspense Page Count: 210 Reviewed by: Kirstin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Many consider Naomi Teedle the village witch. Most people avoid her except when they have need of her herbs and potions. She lives alone on the outskirts of Merrychurch, and…
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Roots of Evil (Kristin F’s Review)

Roots of Evil (Kristin F’s Review)

Title: Roots of Evil (Merrychurch Mysteries #2) Author: K.C. Wells Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: October 22, 2019 Genre(s): Mystery/Suspense Page Count: 210 Reviewed by: Kristin F. Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Many consider Naomi Teedle the village witch. Most people avoid her except when they have need of her herbs and potions. She lives alone on the outskirts of Merrychurch,…
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Locked Down (Kristin F’s Review)

Locked Down (Kristin F’s Review)

Title: Locked Down (Texas Heroes #2) Author: Jess Anastasi Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: October 15, 2019 Genre(s): Mystery/Suspense Page Count: 230 Reviewed by: Kristin F. Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: A charming, confident FBI analyst gets more than the fling he bargained for when his lover lands smack in the middle of his investigation. Gabe Lopez travels to Everness, Texas,…
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Buried Secrets (Timothy and Wyatt Mysteries #1)

Buried Secrets (Timothy and Wyatt Mysteries #1)

Title: Buried Secrets (Timothy And Wyatt Mysteries #1) Author: John R Petrie Publisher: Harmony Ink Press Release Date: October 1, 2019 Genre(s): Gay young adult mystery Page Count: N/A Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: The son of an alcoholic mother, Wyatt Courtland skips school to work construction to help the family survive. When he finds a lockbox containing…
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In Safe Keeping (Heroes and Babies #2)

In Safe Keeping (Heroes and Babies #2)

Title: In Safe Keeping (Heroes and Babies #2) Author: Victoria Sue Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: September 3, 2019 Genre(s): Gay love story, mystery Page Count: 210 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: He can’t save everyone… Firefighter Lucas Attiker is mired in guilt by his inability to save his young son, who perished in a fire three…
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Dealing In Death (Tosha’s Review)

Dealing In Death (Tosha’s Review)

Title: Dealing in Death (Death and The Devil 2.5) Author: L J Hayward Publisher: Self published Release Date: August 30, 2019 Genre(s): Gay mystery/romance Page Count: 176 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Ethan Blade—assassin extraordinaire, cold-blooded killer, heartless monster, and . . . retiree? I’ve spent my whole life dealing in death, efficiently eliminating targets while fighting…
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Past Sins (Tosha’s Review)

Past Sins (Tosha’s Review)

Title: Past Sins Author: Thomas Grant Bruso Publisher: JMS Books Release Date: August 10, 2019 Genre(s): Gay mystery Page Count: 110 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Officer Jack Ballinger receives a phone call from the chief of police in the early morning hours regarding a dead body at an apartment building in a quiet neighborhood in the…
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The Black Marble Pool (Kristin F’s Review)

The Black Marble Pool (Kristin F’s Review)

Title: The Black Marble Pool Author: Stan Leventhal Publisher: ReQueered Tales Release Date: August 15, 2019 (first published 1991) Genre(s): Mystery/Suspense Page Count: 163 Reviewed by: Kristin F, Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: When you first notice it, something seems a bit unusual. Then it occurs to you that most, if not all, of the pools you’ve ever seen before were…
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Carved in Bone (Kristin F’s Review)

Carved in Bone (Kristin F’s Review)

Title: Carved in Bone (Henry Rios Mystery #2) Author: Michael Nava Publisher: Persigo Press Release Date: October 1, 2019 Genre(s): Mystery Page Count: 272 Reviewed by: Kristin F. Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: November, 1984. Criminal defense lawyer Henry Rios, fresh out of rehab and picking up the pieces of his life, reluctantly accepts work as an insurance claims investigator and…
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Ignite (Tosha’s Review)

Ignite (Tosha’s Review)

Title: Ignite (Unbreakable Bonds #7) Author: Jocelynn Drake and Rinda Elliott Publisher: Self published Release Date: July 26, 2019 Genre(s): Gay romance, danger Page Count: 249 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Two of Noah’s Army buddies are dead. Someone has taken shots at Noah. And now Noah’s former lover, JB, is a target. Noah, Rowe, and JB…
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Among the Ashes (Tosha’s Review)

Among the Ashes (Tosha’s Review)

Title: Among The Ashes Author: C.L. Brees Publisher: Self publishing Release Date: July 25, 2018 Genre(s): Gay mystery Page Count: 357 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: HIS HUSBAND, SEBASTIAN, DISAPPEARED TWO YEARS AGO. JUST AS HIS LIFE IS ON THE UP-SWING, EVERYTHING BEGINS TO SPIRAL OUT OF CONTROL. As one of the most up-and-coming criminal defense attorneys…
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Take Down (Tosha’s Review)

Take Down (Tosha’s Review)

Title: Take Down (Texas Heroes Book 1) Author: Jess Anastasi Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: July 23, 2019 Genre(s): Gay mystery/romance Page Count: 246 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Attraction sizzles when Danny Jones sets eyes on Deputy Jake Perez, despite meeting over the discovery of a mutilated corpse. But being with Jake could cost Danny his…
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Take Down (Kristin F’s Review)

Take Down (Kristin F’s Review)

Title: Take Down (Texas Heroes #1) Author: Jess Anastasi Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: July 23, 2019 Genre(s): Mystery/Suspense Page Count: 230 Reviewed by: Kristin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Attraction sizzles when Danny Jones sets eyes on Deputy Jake Perez, despite meeting over the discovery of a mutilated corpse. But being with Jake could cost Danny his family, and being…
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