Review: Manda Olie – Love Vs The Limelight

loveAuthor: Manda Olie
Reviewer: Lucy
Publisher: Less Than Three Press
Genre: MM Rockers

Summary: Rick Campbell is the Hollywood Heartthrob who has it all: a great career, an excellent agent, and fantastic friends. Unfortunately, he also has a secret that could potentially ruin his success. His reputation as a lady-killer is completely fabricated in order to ensure he keeps getting work.

His silence when it comes to the truth may cost him Christian, the love of his life, who’s … Continue reading

Review: Tara Lain – Prince of the Playhouse

Author: Tara Lain
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: MM

Summary: Driven by his desire to become a successful fashion designer and concerned with hiding his questionable past, Ru Maitland lets his obsession with action movie star Gray Anson on the big screen replace his social life. Then obsession and reality collide when Ru is asked to design fashion costumes for a special performance of Hamlet at the Playhouse in Laguna starring none other than Gray Anson. … 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

Review: Rebecca Cohen – Summer Season

1890355Author: Rebecca Cohen
Publisher:DreamSpinner Press
Genre:M/M Contemporary
ISBN: 9781634762731

Summer Season (Treading the Boards) by Rebecca Cohen – Romance>Contemporary
A Treading the Boards Novella

A trip down to Cornwall is just what Ryan Penniford needs to recover from the daily grind of London life. Ryan and his amateur dramatics society, the Sarky Players, are traveling to Porthcurno to perform at the stunning Minack Theatre.

Stuart Box has returned to Cornwall after earning his PhD, and … Continue reading

Review: JL Merrow – Played (The Shamwell Tales #2)

playedAuthor: JL Merrow
Reviewer: Lucy
Publisher: Samhain Publishing
Genre: MM Contemporary

Summary: Tristan’s in Shamwell for one last summer of freedom before he joins the family firm in New York—no more farting around on stage, as his father puts it. But the classically trained actor can’t resist when members of the local amateur dramatics society beg him to take a role in their production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Especially as he’ll also be giving private acting lessons to gorgeous local handyman, Con, who’s been curiously … Continue reading

H.L. Holston & Eleanor Bruce – Suck This, Neil Patrick Harris Guest Post and Giveaway!

H.L. Holston & Eleanor Bruce…

Eleanor and I never know what to write about when we do a guest post. Which is strange, because Eleanor works as a technical writer, and I teach writing/reading for a living. We use words everyday in our professional lives, but get stumped when asked to do a blog post! But, in the end, we decided to talk about what brought us together as a writing team.

About ten years ago, we were first introduced by a mutual friend in slash fandom and while both us have always loved the hot man on man action; … Continue reading

ARC Review: HL Holston and Eleanor Bruce – Suck This, Neil Patrick Harris

Suck This E-Book CoverAuthor: HL Holston and Eleanor Bruce
Reviewer: Lucy
Publisher: SH Publishing
Genre: MM Contemporary, Actors

Summary: Dante Moretti has a big problem. His acting career has hit the skids and he’s desperate to land the lead role in the next Hollywood blockbuster. It’s his last chance to get back on the superstar track.

But, his personal life is a train wreck. No sane director will work with him any longer. Solution? Bribe his best friend and former co-star, Chris Parker to play the … Continue reading