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Sometimes the Best Present Can’t Be Wrapped (Tosha’s Review)

Sometimes the Best Present Can’t Be Wrapped (Tosha’s Review)

Title: Sometimes The Best Presents Can’t Be Wrapped Author: B.G. Thomas Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: December 25, 2017 Genre(s): Gay Contemporary Romance, Christmas Story Page Count: 131 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Ned Balding used to be a decent man—until the stress of seemingly countless responsibilities changes him, and he becomes cold and driven—the kind of…
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Sometimes the Best Presents Can’t Be Wrapped (Kristin’s Review)

Sometimes the Best Presents Can’t Be Wrapped (Kristin’s Review)

Title: Sometimes the Best Presents Can’t be Wrapped Author: B.G. Thomas Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: December 25, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary, Christmas Page Count: 131 pages Reviewed by: Kristin Heat Level: 0 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Ned Balding used to be a decent man—until the stress of seemingly countless responsibilities changes him, and he becomes cold and driven—the kind of man who considers…
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Color of You (Kristin’s Review)

Color of You (Kristin’s Review)

Title: The Color of You Author: C.S. Poe Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: December 25, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary, Christmas Page Count: 200 Reviewed by: Kristin Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Bowen Merlin— yes, that’s his real name—accepts a position in the quaint town of Lancaster, New Hampshire as the high school band director. He leaves New York City for the snowy…
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The Last Gift (Tosha’s Review)

The Last Gift (Tosha’s Review)

Title: The Last Gift (2017 Advent Calendar-Stocking Stuffer) Author: Chrissy Munder Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: December 1, 2017 Genre(s): Gay Romance Page Count: 51 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: A story from the Dreamspinner Press 2017 Advent Calendar collection Stocking Stuffers. College student Nick Reed works late shift at a convenience store and dreams of graduation,…
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My Horrible Gay Dating Life

My Horrible Gay Dating Life

Title: My Horrible Gay Dating Life Author: Dimitrius Jones Publisher: Self Published Release Date: December 1, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 99 Reviewed by: Kristin Heat Level: 0 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Navigating the world of dating is hard. Having a gay dating life is even harder. While waiting for his new romantic interest to arrive at the coffee house, Dimitrius decides to…
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Gibraltar (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Gibraltar (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Title: Gibraltar Author: Cristina Bruni Publisher: Self Published Release Date: December 22, 2017 Genre(s): Historical, Novella Page Count: 80 Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Benjamin Scott is a fair man and a fearless sea captain, but his heart is broken. A while back, during a fierce battle in the West Indies, he witnessed the death of his best…
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Welcome Home Soldier (2017 Advent Calendar-Stocking Stuffer)

Welcome Home Soldier (2017 Advent Calendar-Stocking Stuffer)

Title: Welcome Home Soldier (2017 Advent Calendar-Stocking stuffer) Author: Deanna Wadsworth Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: November 30, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 84 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: A story from the Dreamspinner Press 2017 Advent Calendar collection Stocking Stuffers. Clay and Daniel fell in love as enlisted men during Desert Shield, but Don’t Ask…
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Gibraltar (Maya’s Review)

Gibraltar (Maya’s Review)

Title: Gibraltar Author: Cristina Bruni Publisher: self published Release Date: December 22, 2017 Genre(s): Historical, Novella Page Count: 80 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Benjamin Scott is a fair man and a fearless sea captain, but his heart is broken. A while back, during a fierce battle in the West Indies, he witnessed the death of his best…
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Blessing and Light (The Order story)

Blessing and Light (The Order story)

Title: Blessing and Light (The Order story) Author: Kasia Bacon Publisher: self published Release Date: December 5, 2017 Genre(s): Fantasy, Historical, Short story Page Count: 15 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s the Night of Winter Lights. Heedless of the holiday, the Commander of the H’Aren fortress, Captain Torýn Torhdhar, seems to find his satisfaction in work. Such…
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My Horrible Gay Dating Life (Kristin’s Review)

My Horrible Gay Dating Life (Kristin’s Review)

Title: My Horrible Gay Dating Life Author: Dimitrius Jones Publisher: Self Published Release Date: December 1, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 99 Reviewed by: Kristin Heat Level: 0 flames out of 5 Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Navigating the world of dating is hard. Having a gay dating life is even harder. While waiting for his new romantic interest to arrive at the coffee house, Dimitrius decides to…
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Christmas Grace (Tosha’s Review)

Christmas Grace (Tosha’s Review)

Title:Christmas Grace (2017 Advent Calendar-Stocking Stuffer) Author: C.L. Miles Publisher:Dreamspinner Press Release Date:November 30, 2017 Genre(s): Gay contemporary romance, short story, trust issues, deception, second chances Page Count: 59 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Christmas has been a lonely time of year for Aaron since losing his family fifteen years ago. But now he’s seeing Craig, and…
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The Mature Man’s Guide to Surviving Change (Tosha’s Review)

The Mature Man’s Guide to Surviving Change (Tosha’s Review)

Title: The Mature Man’s Guide To Surviving Change (2017 Advent Calendar Daily – Stocking Stuffers) Author: Chris Scully Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: November 30, 2017 Genre(s): M/M Holiday Contemporary Romance Page Count: 66 pages Reviewed by: Tosha Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: In the sunny playground of Palm Springs, growing up was something confirmed bachelor and bad-boy chef Joel avoided…
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Eight Nights in December (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Eight Nights in December (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Title: Eight Nights in December Author: Keira Andrews Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: December 7, 2017 Genre(s): M/M Holidays, Contemporary Romance Page Count: 100 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: A geek. A virgin. One sexy holiday. Orphaned Lucas figures spending the holidays with his obnoxious roommate’s family in New York City is better than staying alone on campus upstate.…
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Eight Nights in December (Kristin’s Review)

Eight Nights in December (Kristin’s Review)

Title: Eight Nights in December Author: Keira Andrews Publisher: Self Published Release Date: December 7, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary, Jewish Holiday, College Age Page Count: 100 Reviewed by: Kristin Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: A geek. A virgin. One sexy holiday. Orphaned Lucas figures spending the holidays with his obnoxious roommate’s family in New York City is better than staying alone on…
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