Review: J. Alan Veerkamp – Salvaging Claus Day

Author: J. Alan Veerkamp
Reviewer: Ashley
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Mm Holiday

Summary:

For three years, Filo has reveled in silence and solitude as the sole occupant of a space station, where he maintains the communication satellite.

Everything changes with the appearance of Luz Espina’s lifepod. Filo shares many interests with the flirtatious Luz, though Filo’s isolation has strained his communication skills. Still, Luz pushes all his buttons… and reminds him of the last man he was … Continue reading

Review: N.R. Walker – On Davis Row

Author: N.R. Walker
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Self-published
Genre: Contemporary

Summary:

Nearing the end of a suspended jail sentence should unlock a brighter future for CJ Davis, only the chip on his shoulder is as hard to shift as his bad reputation. Born into a family of career criminals who live down Davis Road, an address the cops have dubbed Davis Row, his name alone is like a rap sheet that makes optimism impossible.

Brand-new parole officer Noah Huxley is … Continue reading

Review: Jill Wexler – The Christmas Eve Craigslist Killer

Author: Jill Wexler
Reviewer: Lucy
Publisher: Mischief Corner
Genre: Mm Holiday

Summary: The public library’s computer geek, aka Travis, is content skirting the edges of social interaction. He’s fully committed to being a boring, twenty-something IT guy who likes his office more than people, a guy someone like Connor would never fall for. Connor, who works on the library floor as a page, is outgoing, social, and charming and everything else that stands for “fun.”

An interaction between the … Continue reading

Audio Review: K.C. Wells – Out of the Shadows (Dreamspun Desires #20)

Author: K.C. Wells
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary

Narrator: Finn Sterling

Summary:

Can he step out of the shadows and into love’s light?

Eight years ago, Christian Hernandez moved to Jamaica Plain in southern Boston, took refuge in his apartment, and cut himself off from the outside world. And that’s how he’d like it to stay.

Josh Wendell has heard his coworkers gossip about the occupant of apartment #1. No one sees the mystery man, and Josh … Continue reading

Review: K.C. Wells and Parker Williams – An Unlocked Mind (Secrets #2)

Author: K.C. Wells and Parker Williams
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: BDSM

Summary:

Rob Daniels is determined to prove to himself that his brother Alex got it wrong. Alex believes he found love through BDSM; Rob is certain that’s not possible. He even makes several visits to a London club to prove his point. But when he attends the grand opening of Secrets, Rob gets a shock, one that has him fleeing, vowing never to return—until he does… … Continue reading

Review: Brandon Witt – Hope Is the Thing With Feathers

Author: Brandon Witt
Reviewer: Natalie
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: MM Holiday

Summary: Fifty-six-year-old Samuel Phillips is all alone on his small farm in the Ozarks, with nothing but a menagerie of chickens, pheasants, turkeys, and other birds as company—which is just the way he likes it. In fact, if Samuel had his way, he’d tear down his neighbor’s house so his solitude could be absolute. One day Faloola, his favorite turkey, escapes, forcing Samuel to make the trek next … Continue reading

Review: Lynn Van Dorn – Damage Control

Author: Lynn Van Dorn
Reviewer: Wendy
Publisher: Self-published
Genre: Contemporary

Summary:

Everything to lose.

Tyler’s worked hard to kick the dust of the Chicago suburbs off his heels and move on with his life as Hollywood’s newest up-and-comer, burying his demons and hiding his scars from the world. Just as everything seems to be going his way, a scandal from his past threatens everything he’s worked for. Now he’s stuck back home, where his family of lawyers can maybe … Continue reading

Review: K.C. Wells – Debt

Author: K.C. Wells
Reviewer: Stephen
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary

Summary:

Two months after Mitch Jenkins had the rug pulled out from under him when his two-year relationship came to an abrupt end, he is still hurting. A colleague’s attempt to cheer him up brings Mitch to a secret “club.” Mitch isn’t remotely interested in the twinks parading like peacocks, until he spies the young man at the back of the room, nose firmly in a book and oblivious … Continue reading

Review: Lee Welch – Mended With Gold

Author: Lee Welch
Reviewer: Natalie
Publisher: MLR Press
Genre: MM

Summary: A photographer with post-traumatic stress disorder falls for a comics artist on a wild New Zealand beach, but can he find true love when he feels so wounded by life?

Everything changed when the bomb exploded. Forty-five-year old, Alex Cox worked as an international photographer until a deadly explosion left him with post-traumatic stress disorder. Emotionally wounded, and desperate for a sense of safety, he’s run all the … Continue reading

Review: Brandon Witt – Braving the Rapids (Rocky Mountain Boys #2)

Author: Brandon Witt
Reviewer: Natalie
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: MM

Summary: Estes Park native Todd Fleece works hard to honor his obligations to family and the businesses he inherited, but only his friends and the horses at his ranch brighten Todd’s life. In fighting his attraction to his best friend’s ex-boyfriend, Todd has focused solely on his work, leaving little room in his life for finding love.

Matt Abel’s reckless youth put him on a path to a self-destructive … Continue reading