Review: Kate Islay – In Allegiance

in allegianceAuthor: Kate Islay
Reviewer: Vivian
Publisher: Self Published
Genre: MM Historical, war

Summary: Mathias commands the Cortesian army, but what he most longs for is home. When his king gifts him with a slave from a conquered princedom, Mathias is intrigued—even as he resists the king’s machinations. But Reve soon tests Mathias’s allegiance and his heart.

Once the son of a prince, now a slave in a foreign land, Reve has few allies in his goal … Continue reading

Review: Francis Gideon – The Boyfriend Rule How to Make a Carrot Cake f

boyfriendAuthor: Francis Gideon
Reviewer: Lucy
Publisher: MLR Press
Genre: MM Holiday

Summary: Billy Lawson hates Christmas, which means his boyfriend, Nate must work twice as hard to keep the holiday spirit alive between them.

Billy Lawson hates Christmas. The carols, the gaudy decorations, and the crowds seem to be even worse this year. To make matters worse, it looks like Billy’s father, Jimmy, will be stuck in the hospital over the holiday season due to his illness. Billy thinks … Continue reading

Review: Ethan Stone – Lies & Diamonds & Bears (Love, Vegas Style #2)

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Author: Ethan Stone
Reviewer: Lucy
Publisher: Stone Publishing
Genre: MM Contemporary

Summary: Sometimes you do get a second chance at first love

Diamond magnate Sly Carson is headed to the Hotel Incognito, the premier resort for gay men in Las Vegas. He plans to take advantage of the time away from his homophobic father and have as much fun as possible. But the fun ends when he bumps into his old flame, Rory Klein.

Rory’s job working at … Continue reading

Review: Susan Laine – Sweet and Sour Soap

sweetAuthor: Susan Laine
Reviewer: Lucy
Publisher: Siren Publishing
Genre: MM Performing Arts

Summary: Andrew “Mac” McGuire and Dylan Keane are twenty-something heartthrobs in a weekly soap opera called The Lighthouse. They are best buddies on and off the set.

To boost ratings, however, the producers and writers decide to change the two young men’s roles on the show from bad boy and cute geek close friends…into lovers.

When Mac and Dylan start rehearsing the gay intimacies needed for believable portrayals … Continue reading

Audio Review: Kim Fielding – Good Bones

780753Author: Kim Fielding
Reviewer:Sandra
Publisher: DreamSpinner Press
Genre:M/M Romance
ISBN: 9781613724866

Narrator: Nick Russo

Summary:   Skinny, quiet hipster Dylan Warner was the kind of guy other men barely glanced at until an evening’s indiscretion with a handsome stranger turned him into a werewolf. Now, despite a slightly hairy handicap, he just wants to live an ordinary—if lonely—life as an architect. He tries to keep his wild impulses in check, but after one too many close calls, Dylan gives up … Continue reading

Review: D. K. Dunn – Linemates

1795052Author: D. K. Dunn
Reviewer:Stephen
Publisher: DreamSpinner Press
Genre:M/M Sports
ISBN: 9781632168573

Summary:
Linemates by D K Dunn – Romance>Contemporary
Life is going pretty well for Derek LaVigne. He’s playing professional hockey in Los Angeles where hockey is barely on the radar, and this allows him to live in relative anonymity. Derek’s world is tilted on its axis when he’s traded to the Detroit Wheels. Not only is this one of the top teams in the National … Continue reading

Review: David Levithan – Boy Meet Boy

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Author: David Levithan
Reviewer: Stephen
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Genre:M/M Young Adult
ISBN:N/A

Summary:
Boy Meets Boy by David Levithan – Fiction
This is the story of Paul, a sophomore at a high school like no other: The cheerleaders ride Harleys, the homecoming queen used to be a guy named Daryl (she now prefers Infinite Darlene and is also the star quarterback), and the gay-straight alliance was formed to help the … Continue reading

Review: Saxon Hawke – Candy Canes & Coffee Beans

candyAuthor: Saxon Hawke
Reviewer: Diane
Publisher: MLR Press
Genre: MM Holiday

Summary:Will Christmas’ biggest fan get his own taste of holiday magic?

Asher Rye lives for happiness – for himself, and the rest of the world. By day, he spreads joy one cup of coffee at a time as a barista. At Christmas, he’s Dasher the elf, spreading the magic of the holiday season to every child and adult who visits Santa.

When a sad little boy visits … Continue reading

Review: Ashley Oaks – Fake It Til You Feel It

fakeAuthor: Ashley Oaks
Reviewer: Lucy
Publisher: Kindle Edition
Genre: MM Contemporary

Summary: By day, Dan McKenna struggles to establish himself as a self-employed carpenter. By night, he makes ends meet pretending to be other people’s boyfriends. When his agent asks him to escort another man he figures, what the hell? He can pretend to be gay for one night. It’s not like he has to sleep with the guy.

Leighton Ross just wants a man on his arm … Continue reading

Review: Ann Anderson – Caught In a Snowstorm

caughtAuthor: Ann Anderson
Reviewer: Diane
Publisher: MLR Press
Genre: MM Holiday

Summary: Jack Frost is lonely. Everyone else is partnering off, celebrating the winter holidays throughout the world, but who wants Jack Frost? When he’s flying over a mountain, he witnesses a skier caught in a snowstorm. While Jack can’t stop the storm, he can take the human, a man named Corey, to a nearby cabin and give him a bit of his snow spirit essence so Corey can … Continue reading