Barry Brennessel – Tinseltown


Author: Barry Brennessel
Reviewed by:
Valentina Heart
Publisher:
MLR Press
Genre:
M/M Contemporary
ISBN 13:
9781608203567

To give all readers a fair warning – This review will be very conflicting. You may ask why, but there is no clear answer to that question, other than saying, that my opinions were many and they just loved to clash.

Now to talk about this story, It is a story about Micah, a film student who has issues with his friends but still loves them, cannot … Continue reading

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Anita Clenney – Awaken the Highland Warrior


Author: Anita Clenney
Reviewed by:
Lucy
Publisher:
Sourcebooks, Inc.
Genre:
M/F Historical Highlands
ISBN 13:
9781402251238

 

I admit to a weakness for Highlander stories.  I love the era, the strong men, the trouble, and the kilts.  What I don’t love is the tendency for the females in the Highlander stories to be clingy, soft ladies who constantly need rescuing by the big Alpha males.  So, it was a very pleasant surprise to get to know the heroine of this book, Bree Kirkland.  … Continue reading

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Amanda Scott – Seduced By a Rogue


Author: Amanda Scott
Reviewed by: 
Lucy
Publisher:
Hachette Book Group USA.
Genre:
M/F Historical Highlands
ISBN 13:
9780446541343

 

It has been quite a while since I have read a Scottish Highlander book, so was a little unsure of how I would feel about the high-handed ways usually apparent in the heroes.  I shouldn’t have worried.  Robert Maxwell, our hero, has been sent to Dunwythie by his brother Alex, the Sheriff of Dumfries, to order the laird Dunwythie to turn over collected taxes, with … Continue reading

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A.J. Llewellyn – Xu


Author:
 A.J. Llewellyn
Reviewed by
: Don
Publisher: Amber Allure
Genre: M/M Romance
ISBN 10: N/A
ISBN 13: 9781611240023

 

This was a beautiful story of one man’s fight back from near death and the healing that allowed him to love freely.  Lindo Santiago was almost a champion prizefighter until he was beaten into a coma during his championship fight.  With the help of a top brain surgeon and a special gift from a friend, Lindo wakes to a life very alien to him.  … Continue reading

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RJ Scott – Back Home


Author:
RJ Scott
Reviewed by
: Don
Publisher: Silver Publishing
Genre: M/M Romance
ISBN 13: 9781920484392

 

Jordan Salter has been running Addison Construction for two years now since the death of his partner, Brad Addison.  The Addison’s embraced Jordan as family and moved him into an apartment above the garage.  Trouble is stirred up when Jordan is accidentally injured and Kieran Addison returns from England where he’d been living.

Kieran has been in love with Jordan since he was sixteen.  Can Kieran and Jordan find love with … Continue reading

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Laurel McKee – Duchess of Sin


Author:
 Laurel McKee
Reviewed by
: Lucy
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Genre: Historical Romance
ISBN 13: 9780446544764

 

Set in Dublin, this is the story of Lady Anna, who is 18 years old, and has a huge curiosity about things outside the boring Society life.  She wants more than tedious Society balls and sedate parties.  To this end, she is always trying things, things such as sneaking into the Olympian Club, an exclusive members-only club known for its wickedness.  She is aided in this by her … Continue reading

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A.J. Llewellyn – Honeybone


Author:
 A.J. Llewellyn
Reviewed by
: Lucy
Publisher: Extasy Books
Genre: Male/Male Romance, Mystery
ISBN 13: 9781554875139

 

Honeybone is part mystery, part cop drama, and lots of love story.  Honeybone is a tortured hero, having survived a plane crash that killed everyone except himself and a little girl, Kaia Pendleton.   In his capacity as Marshall, he had been escorting a convicted serial child killer, Richard Stance, to Australia when the plane crashed.

Waking up in the hospital starts memories of the homicidal monster that tortured and killed little … Continue reading

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Jamie Craig – Outcast Mine


Author:
 Jamie Craig
Reviewed by
: Don
Publisher: Carina Press
Genre: M/M Science Fiction
ISBN 13: 9781426891199

 

The Lonan and the Athess systems have been at war for ages.  The Athess secretly hold a prison planet where a precious ore is mined by prisoners and sold on the black market.  Jasak is head guard of the planet and an honorable man.  He believes in the rightness of what he is doing at all times until a prisoner, Aleron, gets under his skin.  Jasak starts to bend … Continue reading

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Rowan McBride – One Shot


Author:
 Rowan McBride
Reviewed by
: Don
Publisher: Loose ID
Genre: M/M Romance
ISBN 13: 9781607374398

 

This book was a great, fun read. My hat is off to you Mr. McBride. Nick Carlyle is a number cruncher for an international company. He uses his analytical and problem
solving skills to work his way up the corporate ladder. Nick’s biggest flaw is that he is emotionally oblivious to everyone.

Riley Jameson works in Nick’s department and has been crazy about him since day one but … Continue reading

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Kat Martin – Season of Strangers


Author:
 Kat Martin
Reviewed by
: Tara
Publisher: Mira
Genre: Contemporary Romance
ISBN 13: 9780778325543

 

It was supposed to be a quiet afternoon on the beach for Julie and Laura, but that afternoon would forever change their lives.  Julie has begun to suffer from debilitating headaches and Laura has become convinced that aliens abducted them.  Whatever may or may not have happened, Julie has to admit that something has been terribly wrong since that day.

As if her own problems weren’t confusing enough, her boss Patrick … Continue reading

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