April 2012: Lucy Felthouse Interview

Questions straight from the Heart (we are burning to know!)

 

  • What is the best book you’ve ever read?
  • That’s such a tough question, as I’ve read so many books! One that always sticks with me is Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks.

  • Are there genres or specific elements you are not a fan of reading?
  • Yes, I’m not really a fan of sci-fi.

  • How were you introduced to the m/m genre?
  • Well I haven’t written anything in the m/m genre yet, though I do have a WIP. … Continue reading

    ML Rhodes- Music of the Night

    Author: M.L. Rhodes
    Reviewed by: Kevin
    Publisher: Amber Allure
    Genre: M/M Contemporary
    ISBN 13: 9781611241242
     

    Close your eyes and surrender to your darkest dreams.  

    This is a highly erotic book that delivers on personality and romance. Meet Jared Ross, owner of his own security firm and out on a mission for the U.S. Government. He is attempting to catch a traitor selling secrets and after years of blood, sweat and tears it all about to come to an end.  

    Enter Sam Aubrey a … Continue reading

    J.B. McDonald – Dragon Hatching(Dragon #3)


    Author
    : J.B. McDonald
    Reviewer: Don
    Publisher: Torquere Press
    Genre: M/M Fantasy
    ISBN 13: 9781610405348

     

    It has been a few weeks since Ashe’s rescue and all is going well until Ashe performs a quarterly ritual designed to realign magic. Suddenly Ashe’s dragon egg hatches and our elf is up to his pointy ears in problems. Katsu has no knowledge of this kind of dragon and it is absorbing Ashe’s magical life force to grow. The dragonlet grows quickly and the other members of … Continue reading

    Shannon West – Training Tristan

    Author: Shannon West
    Reviewed by: Kevin
    Publisher:  Secret Cravings
    Genre
    : M/M Contemporary
    ISBN 13: 9781618851949

    First and foremost I believe this title is all wrong. Now! Now!  Hear me out first. I believe it should be called Training Jed. Why you may ask? Well here it goes.

    Tristan is a shy, young and attractive bottom boy looking for the man of his dreams.  Of course, sometimes you have to deal with the toad along the way. Tristan has been abused all his … Continue reading

    J.B. McDonald – Dragon Traders (Dragon #2)

    Author: J.B. McDonald
    Reviewer: Don
    Publisher: Torquere Press
    Genre: M/M Fantasy
    ISBN 13: 9781610402880

         We learn more about Ashe and Katsu in this second book.  It’s been about two weeks since Ashe and Katsu found the dragon eggs and have been sharing a bed.  Ashe opens up to Eddie, a fellow mercenary, about feeling like Katsu only wants him for the sex and nothing more.  Ashe wants more from the enigmatic Katsu but just isn’t getting it.  Ashe, Katsu and Eddie travel to a good size … Continue reading

    J.B. McDonald – Dragon Whisperer (Dragon #4)

    Author: J.B. McDonald
    Reviewer: Don
    Publisher: Torquere Press
    Genre: M/M Fantasy
    ISBN 13: 9781610406864

        This story was a good end to a very good series.  The dragon is now grown and getting out of hand.  She has drained Ashe to almost nothing which has Katsu worried and even worse she attacked one of the mercenaries.  Ashe and Katsu decide that it’s time to part ways with the group and try to find help from someone experienced with dragons.  The men speak with several scholars and … Continue reading

    Lynn Lorenz – Tor (WereWolf Fight League #1)

    Author: Lynn Lorenz
    Reviewed by: Maya
    Publisher: Loose-ID
    Genre:
    MM Paranormal
    ISBN 13: NA

     Despite the warning in the blurb, this is not a dark and gritty read. The first chapter does have about two paragraphs that were difficult and the rest of the book is pretty angst free. As a matter of fact, it is quite fluffy in some portions of this book. 

    Tor’s mate is raped and killed in front of him by an insane challenger and he loses his will … Continue reading

    J.B. McDonald – Dragon Hunted (Dragon #1)

    Author: J.B. McDonald
    Reviewed by: 
    Don
    Publisher: Torquere Press
    Genre: M/M Fantasy
    ISBN 13: 9781610402446

    The first in a four book series, this story took off running.  Ashe, an elf, and Katsu, a human medic, are part of a group that captures and sells dragons.  This time there was a mated couple to capture.  Ashe is always taking chances and getting hurt which keeps him near the somewhat dour Katsu the object of his current infatuation.  A night spent alone in a cave with an angry male dragon wanting to eat them … Continue reading

    Rowena Sudbury – Blue Moon

    Author: Rowena Sudbury
    Reviewed by: Sean
    Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
    Genre: Gay Contemporary
    ISBN 13: 9781615819867

    Summary: Brad Fraser goes to Bruiser when he needs drugs. In order to get that, he’ll have to give up the sex favors Bruiser wants from him. There comes a time when Brad finally says no to Bruiser, except Bruiser isn’t accepting the answer no and attempts to force him. Scott O’Doul comes and saves Brad. Scott has wanted Brad for a while now and taking him to his hotel … Continue reading

    Susan Laine – Sounds of Love

    Author: Susan Laine
    Reviewed by: Sean
    Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
    Genre: Gay Contemporary
    ISBN 13: 9781613723975

    Summary: A police officer name Jordan Waters has been shot in New York and after he has recovered, he has been relocated to the District of Columbia. He went over to his partner (cop partner)’s place for a poker night and while there he sees Sebastian Sumner, a man he greatly wants to sleep with. When he finds out Sebastian is deaf, he is even more curious.
    Review: The … Continue reading