Scoring Chances series

Coach’s Challenge (Natasha’s Review)

Coach’s Challenge (Natasha’s Review)

Title: Coach’s Challenge (Scoring Chances #5) Author: Avon Gale Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: June 26, 2017 Genre(s): Gay sports romance, blackmail, hockey, steamy sex Page Count: 210 pages Reviewed by: Natosha Heat Level: 4.8 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s been decades since blackmail forced Troy Callahan to retire from playing professional hockey, and he’s built a successful career behind the bench. When…
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Coach’s Challenge Release Day Spotlight

Coach’s Challenge Release Day Spotlight

Title: Coach’s Challenge (Scoring Chances #5) Author: Avon Gale Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: June 26, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Sports romance, LGBTQ+ romance Page Count: 181 Reviewed by: Belen, Ele, CrabbyPatty and Laura Blurb: It’s been decades since blackmail forced Troy Callahan to retire from playing professional hockey, and he’s built a successful career behind the bench. When he’s offered the opportunity to coach the Asheville Ravens—the most hated team…
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Coach’s Challenge (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Coach’s Challenge (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Title: Coach’s Challenge (Scoring Chances #5) Author: Avon Gale Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: June 26, 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 200 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s been decades since blackmail forced Troy Callahan to retire from playing professional hockey, and he’s built a successful career behind the bench. When he’s offered the opportunity to coach the…
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Coach’s Challenge (Ele’s Review)

Coach’s Challenge (Ele’s Review)

Title: Coach’s Challenge (Scoring Chances #5) Author: Avon Gale Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: June 26th 2017 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 200 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.3 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s been decades since blackmail forced Troy Callahan to retire from playing professional hockey, and he’s built a successful career behind the bench. When he’s offered the opportunity to coach the…
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Coach’s Challenge (Laura’s Review)

Coach’s Challenge (Laura’s Review)

Title: Coach’s Challenge (Scoring Chances #5) Author: Avon Gale Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: June 26th 2017 Genre(s): MM Romance Page Count: 200 pages Reviewed by: LaurasPassion Heat Level: 5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s been decades since blackmail forced Troy Callahan to retire from playing professional hockey, and he’s built a successful career behind the bench. When he’s offered the opportunity to…
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Coach’s Challenge (Belen’s Review)

Coach’s Challenge (Belen’s Review)

Title: Coach’s Challenge (Scoring Chances #5) Author: Avon Gale Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: June 26th 2017 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Romance Page Count: 200 pages Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.88 stars out of 5 Blurb: It’s been decades since blackmail forced Troy Callahan to retire from playing professional hockey, and he’s built a successful career behind the bench. When he’s offered the opportunity…
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Empty Net (Audio Review)

Empty Net (Audio Review)

Title: Empty Net (Scoring Chances #4) Author: Avon Gale and Scott R. Smith (Narrator) Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: January 10th 2017 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Romance Length: 6 hrs and 38 mins Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Spartanburg Spitfires’ goalie and captain Isaac Drake ended last season with an unexpected trip to the playoffs. He’s found a home…
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Power Play (Audio Review)

Power Play (Audio Review)

Title: Power Play (Scoring Chances #3) Author: Avon Gale and Scott R. Smith (Narrator) Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: May 9th 2016 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Romance Length: 6 hrs and 22 mins Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: A freak accident during the Stanley Cup Playoffs put an end to Max Ashford’s hockey career. Despite everything, Max gets back…
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Save of the Game (Audio Review)

Save of the Game (Audio Review)

Title: Save of the Game (Scoring Chances #2) Author: Avon Gale and Scott R. Smith (Narrator) Publisher: Dreamspinner Press, LLC Release Date: September 12th 2016 Genre(s): Contemporary/Hockey Length: 6 hrs and 22 mins Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: After last season’s heartbreaking loss to his hockey team’s archrival, Jacksonville Sea Storm goalie Riley Hunter is ready to let…
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Isaac Drake from Empty Net Interview

Isaac Drake from Empty Net Interview

A big, warm welcome to Gay Book Review’s favorite Queen Avon Gale! She has interviewed hunky, sweet as pie hockey player Isaac Drake from Empty Net. Take it away Queen Avon! Interview with Isaac Drake from Empty Net (When I sat down to do this post, I wondered what I should write…and Isaac decided for me. He’s the loudest muse ever, as you’ll see.) Hi, Isaac. I like how you…
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Empty Net (Gigi’s Review)

Empty Net (Gigi’s Review)

Title: Empty Net (Scoring Chances #4) Author: Avon Gale Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: September 2, 2016 Genre(s): Contemporary/Hockey Page Count: 219 pages Reviewed by: Gigi Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5+ stars out of 5 Blurb: Spartanburg Spitfires’ goalie and captain Isaac Drake ended last season with an unexpected trip to the playoffs. He’s found a home and family with his coach and mentor, Misha Samarin,…
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Empty Net (Ele’s Review)

Empty Net (Ele’s Review)

Title: Empty Net (Scoring Chances #4) Author: Avon Gale Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: September 2nd 2016 Genre(s): Contemporary Page Count: 200 Reviewed by: Ele Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Spartanburg Spitfires’ goalie and captain Isaac Drake ended last season with an unexpected trip to the playoffs. He’s found a home and family with his coach and mentor, Misha Samarin, and…
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Empty Net (Parvathy’s Review)

Empty Net (Parvathy’s Review)

Title: Empty Net (Scoring Chances #4) Author: Avon Gale Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Release Date: September 2, 2016 Genre(s): Contemporary Sports Romance Page Count: 219 Reviewed by: Parvathy Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: A Scoring Chances Novel Spartanburg Spitfires’ goalie and captain, Isaac Drake, ended last season with an unexpected trip to the playoffs. He’s found a home and a family with…
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Breakaway (Audio Review)

Breakaway (Audio Review)

Title: Breakaway (Scoring Chances #1) Author: Avon Gale and Scott R. Smith (Narrator) Publisher: Dreamspinner Press LLC Release Date: August 9th 2016 Genre(s): M/M Contemporary Romance Length: 7 hrs and 33 mins Reviewed by: Belen Heat Level: 4 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Drafted to play for the Jacksonville Sea Storm, an NHL affiliate, twenty-year-old Lane Courtnall’s future looks bright, apart from the awkwardness…
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