C.J. Lyons – Lifelines


Author: C.J. Lyons
Reviewed by:
Chad
Publisher:
Berkley
Genre:
M/F Contemporary
ISBN 13:
9780425220825

 

C.J. Lyon’s debut novel Lifelines was pure enjoyment to read, from beginning to end, I read it in less than two days, wonderful plot and great secondary characters, a must for anyone who loves a well told story!

Carol Lynne – Spring


Author: Carol Lynne
Reviewed by:
Lucy
Publisher:
Total E-Bound
Genre:
M/M Contemporary
ISBN 13:
9780857155016

Sidney is first introduced as a ten-year-old boy, who just lost his very beloved mother to cancer.  Sidney’s father, a ranch owner, is cold and remote, and abusive.   Losing his wife seems to be the final straw for him, and he treats his son with neglect, disdain or abuse.  Nash, eight years older than Sidney, is a ranch hand who lost his father not long before Sidney’s mom died.  … Continue reading

Cari Z – Treasured


Author: Cari Z.
Reviewed by:
Lucy
Publisher:
Jupiter Gardens Press
Genre:
M/M Urban Fantasy
ISBN 13:
2940011114373

Daniel is a grad student in magic, studying magical history and working at the museum part time, when he meets Rhys (Reece), a shifter. Rhys is new to the area and snows his attraction to Daniel by asking him to dinner, followed by a night at his hotel.  Rhys has money, though he is a little vague on what he actually does for a living.

The story … Continue reading

Cassidy Ryan – Imperfect


Author: Cassidy Ryan
Reviewed by:
Lucy
Publisher:
Total E-Bound
Genre:
M/M Contemporary
ISBN 13:
9780857155153

Zach and Logan are partners on the police force, and have been so for over two years.  They are friends and lovers, as well. Logan tends to take huge chances and it makes Zach crazy.   When Zach’s grandfathers’ friend dies, and a ring he was supposedly buried in turns up in a local pawn shop, gramps asks the two to investigate.

As they begin the investigation, Logan is … Continue reading

Sharon Sala – Bad Penny


Author: Sharon Sala
Reviewed by:
Tara
Publisher:
Mira Books
Genre:
M/F Thriller
ISBN 13:
9780778325963

Bad Penny by Sharon Sala is the third and final book in her Cat Dupree series.  It is a romantic suspense about two bounty hunters, Cat and Wilson, who in the midst of danger and multiple obstacles managed to fall in love.

Cat Dupree and Wilson McKay want nothing more than to start their new life together, but it seems their past is unwilling to let go.  Jimmy … Continue reading

B.G. Thomas – How Could Love Be Wrong?


Author: B.G. Thomas
Reviewed by:
Don
Publisher:
Dreamspinner Press
Genre: 
M/M Contemporary
ISBN 13:
9781613720295

This was a beautifully crafted story about the life and loves of one man.  Clay Bower had three true loves come into his life.  To quote Mr. Thomas, “The first time I offered love, the second I received it”. And finally, finally, love given and freely returned.”  Clay was born and raised in a small town outside of Kansas City.  His first love came when he was eighteen with his … Continue reading

Bridget Midway – Corporate Seduction


Author: Bridget Midway
Reviewed by:
Valentina Heart
Publisher:
Lulu
Genre:
M/F Contemporary
ISBN 13:
9781411676107

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

B.G. Thomas – Trust Me


Author: B.G. Thomas
Reviewed by:
Valentina Heart
Publisher:
Amber Allure
Genre:
M/M Wester
ISBN 13:
9781611241457

Young or old, it does not matter in this story. A connection can be just as perfect despite the age, the background or the current place you occupy in your own life. That is the reason why I love the age difference stories. Usually it’s a collision of two very different worlds. Men are filled with insecurities and oh-so-tentative to take the plunge into their adventure.

Neil … Continue reading

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

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