Review: Lane Hayes – Leaning Into Touch (Leaning Into Stories #3)

Author: Lane Hayes
Reviewer: Natalie
Publisher: Lane Hayes
Genre: MM
[xrr rating=3.5/5]
Summary: Josh Sheehan is unlucky in love and now… newly unemployed. He’s not sure what to do next, but he’s sure he should give up on romance. Especially after last time. His friends warned him that falling for the hunky Irishman was a bad idea. Josh can’t help feeling torn even though he knows it’s best to move on. But when an unexpected dose of … Continue reading

Review: Ellie Fox – And Then the Devil Cried


Author: Ellie Fox
Reviewer: Natalie
Publisher: Self Published
Genre: MM
[xrr rating=3/5
Summary: Marcus Troy is the man everyone fears.
Rho Bennett considers himself the drug kingpin’s right hand but things change when Rho brings home Adam, an orphan boy who never had a real family and who is having a rough time finding his balance in the world.

Rho wants to protect the boy but when Marcus sets his sights for Adam, Rho … Continue reading

Review: Kim Fielding – Ante Up (Dreamspun Beyond #8)

Author: Kim Fielding
Reviewer: Toni
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Paranormal
[xrr rating= 4.5/5]

Summary:

Love is a high-stakes game.

A century and a half ago, Ante Novak died on a Croatian battlefield—and rose three days later as a vampire. Now he haunts Las Vegas, stealing blood and money from drunken gamblers and staying on the fringe of the powerful vampire organization known as the Shadows. His existence feels empty and meaningless until he meets beautiful Peter Gehrardi, who … Continue reading

Review: Santino Hassell – Sightlines (The Community #3)

Author: Santino Hassell
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Riptide Publishing
Genre: MM
[xrr rating= 4.5/5]

Summary:

Chase Payne is a walking contradiction. He’s the most powerful psychic in the Community, but the least respected. He’s the son of the Community’s founder, but with his tattoo sleeves and abrasive attitude, he’s nothing like his charismatic family. No one knows what to make of him, which is how he wound up locked in a cell on the Farm yet again. But this … Continue reading

Review: Avon Gale & Piper Vaughn – Off the Ice (Hat Trick #1)

Author: Avon Gale & Piper Vaughn
Reviewer: Natalie
Publisher: Riptide Publishing
Genre: MM Sports
[xrr rating=4/5]

Summary: Tristan Holt is nothing if not pragmatic. Despite a flourishing career as a defenseman for the Atlanta Venom, Tristan knows he can’t play hockey forever. One day he’ll retire—if an injury doesn’t force him to hang up his skates first. His backup plan? Finishing his business degree. But he doesn’t count on a very inappropriate attraction to his standoffish sociology professor, … Continue reading

Review: MJ O’Shea – Game Point (Dreamspun Desires)

Author: MJ O’Shea
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary
[xrr rating= 4/5]

Summary:

Game, set… match made in heaven.

Spoiled socialite Quinn Valenzuela has no interest in sports or his family’s huge sporting goods empire, Sparta Athletics. So when Quinn learns his grandfather has died and he’s in control of the corporation, no one is more surprised than Quinn himself.

Dedicated COO Porter Davis has little time and less patience for brats like Quinn who have never … Continue reading

Review: Eli Easton – Tender Mercies (Men of Lancaster County #2)

Author: Eli Easton
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary
[xrr rating= 4.5/5]

Summary:

Eddie Graber’s dream of a sanctuary for rescued farm animals was about to come true when his partner backed out at the last minute. Now Eddie risks losing the twenty-five acre property in Lancaster County—and all the hopes he held for it—before the project even gets off the ground. He needs help, he needs money, but most importantly, he needs to rediscover the belief … Continue reading

Audio Review: Lane Hayes – The Right Time (Right and Wrong #3)

Author: Lane Hayes
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary
[xrr rating= 3/5]

Narrator: Michael Ferraiuolo

Summary:

Workaholic Nate Erickson is a successful real estate developer who thrives on long hours and stress. When a Los Angeles project prompts him to relocate to Santa Monica, he welcomes the change of scenery. Nate has always considered romantic entanglements trouble, but his sexy next-door neighbor isn’t easy to ignore. Which makes no sense, because Nate is straight… or so he’s … Continue reading

Audio Review: Kim Fielding – Equipoise (Ennek Trilogy #3)

Author: Kim Fielding
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: DSP Publications
Genre: Fantasy
[xrr rating= 5/5]

Narrator: Joel Leslie

Summary:

Ennek, the son of the Chief, and Miner, a former slave, have escaped the totalitarian city-state of Praesidium and remain fugitives. Having defeated two mighty wizards, they begin to realize that complete freedom can be as dangerous as absolute power.

In this final book in the trilogy that began with Stasis and continued with Flux, Ennek and Miner face battles, corruption, … Continue reading

Review: Pat Henshaw – Waking the Behr (Foothills Pride #7)

Author: Pat Henshaw
Reviewer: Lucy
Publisher: Self Published
Genre: Mm Contemporary
[xrr rating=3/5]

Summary: Both Ben and Mitch think they know exactly what they want. Turns out, they don’t even know their own hearts.

Good old boy Ben has dated women his entire life, while gay nightclub owner Mitch has never considered unsophisticated country boys his type. But after they start hanging out, the small-town contractor and the urban entrepreneur are both stunned by the electricity sparking between … Continue reading