Porthkennack series

Love at First Hate (Porthkennack #11)

Love at First Hate (Porthkennack #11)

Title: Love at First Hate (Porthkennack #11) Author: J.L. Merrow Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: September 3, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 325 Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: First impressions can doom second chances. Bran Roscarrock has been living in the closet all his life. As heir to an expansive family legacy in the town of Porthkennack,…
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One Under (Porthkennack #9)

One Under (Porthkennack #9)

Title: One Under (Porthkennack #9) Author: J.L. Merrow Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: March 19, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 281 Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: London Underground worker Mal Thomas is staying in Porthkennack to recover from a traumatic experience. Getting some more bad news from home is the last straw—until big, blond museum curator Jory…
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Tribute Act (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Tribute Act (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Title: Tribute Act (Porthkennack #8) Author: Joanna Chambers Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: January 15, 2018 Genre(s):MM Contemporary Romance Page Count: 206 Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Nathan Bridges hadn’t intended to settle down in his home town of Porthkennack—he just ended up staying after saving the family business from ruin. The truth is, Nathan can’t stop himself…
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Tribute Act (LenaR’s Review)

Tribute Act (LenaR’s Review)

Title: Tribute Act (Porthkennack #8) Author: Joanna Chambers Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: January 15th 2018 Genre(s):MM Contemporary Romance, Family Page Count: 206 Reviewed by: LenaRibka Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Nathan Bridges hadn’t intended to settle down in his home town of Porthkennack—he just ended up staying after saving the family business from ruin. The truth is, Nathan can’t stop…
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Tribute Act (Ele’s Review)

Tribute Act (Ele’s Review)

Title: Tribute Act (Porthkennack #8) Author: Joanna Chambers Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: January 15th 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 206 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Nathan Bridges hadn’t intended to settle down in his home town of Porthkennack—he just ended up staying after saving the family business from ruin. The truth is, Nathan can’t stop himself from…
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Tribute Act (Renée’s Review)

Tribute Act (Renée’s Review)

Title: Tribute Act (Porthkennack #8) Author: Joanna Chambers Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: January 15, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary/Stepbrothers Page Length: 206 Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Nathan Bridges hadn’t intended to settle down in his home town of Porthkennack—he just ended up staying after saving the family business from ruin. The truth is, Nathan can’t stop himself from stepping in when problems arise. He’s a fixer, the man…
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Junkyard Heart (Porthkennack #7)

Junkyard Heart (Porthkennack #7)

Title: Junkyard Heart (Porthkennack #7) Author: Garrett Leigh Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: December 4th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 192 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Tired of the London rat race and the heartbreak that comes with it, photographer Jas Manning returns to Porthkennack, the Cornish seaside town where he spent every childhood summer on his father’s…
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Count the Shells (Porthkennack #6)

Count the Shells (Porthkennack #6)

Title: Count the Shells (Porthkennack #6) Author: Charlie Cochrane Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: October 16, 2017 Genre(s): M/M Historical Romance Page Count: 253 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Michael Gray returned from World War One injured, but at least he returned. Others were not so fortunate, including his first and greatest love, Thomas Carter-Clemence, with whom Michael…
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Foxglove Copse (Porthkennack #5)

Foxglove Copse (Porthkennack #5)

Title: Foxglove Copse (Porthkennack #5) Author: Alex Beecroft Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: September 4, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Suspense Page Count: 249 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: After a massive anxiety attack, Sam Atkins left his high-powered job in the City and committed himself to life on the road in a small van. Six months in, he’s running…
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House of Cards (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

House of Cards (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Title: House of Cards (Porthkennack #4) Author: Garrett Leigh Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: July 17, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance Page Count: 249 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Calum Hardy’s life has unravelled. Reeling from the betrayal of a man he once loved, he boards a train heading south, with no real idea where he’s going except a…
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House of Cards (Ele’s Review)

House of Cards (Ele’s Review)

Title: House of Cards (Porthkennack #4) Author: Garrett Leigh Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: July 17th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 249 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.30 stars out of 5 Blurb: Calum Hardy’s life has unravelled. Reeling from the betrayal of a man he once loved, he boards a train heading south, with no real idea where he’s going except a world…
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Broke Deep (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Broke Deep (Crabbypatty’s Review)

Title: Broke Deep Author: Charlie Cochrane (Porthkennack #3) Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: June 5, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Romance, Mystery Page Count: 249 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Morgan Capell’s life is falling apart by small degrees—his father’s dead, his boyfriend dumped him, and his mother’s in the grip of dementia. His state of mind isn’t helped by…
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A Gathering Storm (LenR’s Review)

A Gathering Storm (LenR’s Review)

Title: A Gathering Storm (Porthkennack #2) Author: Joanna Chambers Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: April 17th 2017 Genre(s):MM Historical Romance Page Count: 309 Reviewed by:LenaRibky Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 2 stars out of 5 Blurb: When grief-stricken scientist Sir Edward Fitzwilliam provokes public scorn by defending a sham spiritualist, he’s forced to retreat to Porthkennack to lick his wounds. Ward’s reputation is in tatters, but he’s…
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A Gathering Storm (Renee’s Review)

A Gathering Storm (Renee’s Review)

Title: A Gathering Storm (Porthkennack, #2) Author: Joanna Chambers Publisher: Riptide Publishing Release Date: April 17, 2017 Genre(s): Historical Romance Page Length: 303 Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level:  3 flames out of 5 Rating:  4 stars out of 5 Blurb: A Porthkennack novel When grief-stricken scientist Sir Edward Fitzwilliam provokes public scorn by defending a sham spiritualist, he’s forced to retreat to Porthkennack to lick his wounds. Ward’s reputation is in tatters, but he’s determined to…
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