Margaret Maron – Death’s Half Acre

 Margaret Maron
Reviewed by:
Grand Central Publishing
M/F Mystery
ISBN 13:

Deborah Knott is district court judge of Colleton County, North Carolina and is married to chief deputy Dwight Bryant.   When Candace Bradshaw, chair of the county board of commissioners, neglects to show up for a meeting and is later found dead in her home Deborah and her chief deputy husband, Dwight Bryant, find themselves in the midst of this high profile case.  Candace was found dead in … Continue reading

Nick Nolan – Strings Attached

Author: Nick Nolan
Reviewed by: Don
Publisher: BookSurge Publishing
Genre: M/M Coming Out
ISBN 13: 9781419628894

Life for Jeremy Tyler has been nothing but misery and broken promises. His father was killed in a car accident when Jeremy was two years old, leaving him to live alone with his alcoholic mother in poverty. At age 17 Jeremy came home from school to find his mother almost dead in a drunken stupor. He is sent to live with his extremely wealthy great-aunt and her … Continue reading

Eric Nylund – Mortal Coils

Author: Eric Nylund
Reviewed by:
Tor Books
YA Fantasy
ISBN 13:

Mortal Coils is about Eliot and Fiona Post, 15 year old twins, who on their 15th birthday received an unexpected visit from an estranged relative who reveals many aspects about who they are and where they came from.   Nothing even remotely exciting has ever happen to the twins in all their lives until this very day when their peaceful world was flipped upside down. … Continue reading

D.J. Manly – Carnal Learning

Author: D.J. Manly
Reviewed by:
eXtasy Books
M/M Contemporary
ISBN 13:

Told in first person POV by Oliver, who is in love with his boyfriend, Randy, and wants a commitment.  Randy, at 26 being five years Oliver’s senior, claims to be “not ready”.  When Oliver’s mother gets engaged and moves 800 miles away, from Toronto to Montreal, she wants Oliver to transfer colleges and come with her.  Randy not only does not complain he encourages the move.  Ten days … Continue reading

Bridget Midway – Corporate Seduction

Author: Bridget Midway
Reviewed by:
Valentina Heart
M/F Contemporary
ISBN 13:

This book had the potential to be great. Strong characters, solid plot and enough steam to fog the windows are what won me over at the beginning.

May is an administrative assistant to Win, a boss who she hates, but underneath the whole camouflage they both carry an attraction toward each other. Through a series of events this interesting story turns into a BDSM infused plot with an … Continue reading

Laurel McKee – Duchess of Sin

 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

Rowan McBride – One Shot

 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

Kat Martin – Season of Strangers

 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