Review: Annabeth Albert – Trust with a Chaser (Rainbow Cove #1)

51otVbiLv4L._SY346_Author: Annabeth Albert
Reviewer: Barb

Publisher: Self-published

Genre: Contemporary

Summary:

One hot cop. One bar owner out for redemption. One smoking-hot summer fling destined to leave scorch marks…

Mason Hanks has returned to Rainbow Cove, Oregon with one goal in mind: turn the struggling coastal community into a thriving LGBTQ tourism destination. Step one is transforming an old bar and grill into a gay-friendly eatery. Step two? Don’t piss off Nash Flint, the very hot, very stern chief of … Continue reading

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Audio Review: Andrew Grey – Artistic Appeal (Art Series #2)

51F2v7sl00LAuthor: Andrew Grey
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary

Narrator: John Solo

Summary:
Brian Watson knows close friends Gerald Young and Dieter Krumpf have an ulterior motive when they invite him to their Christmas party. Brian has taken over the case to secure the return of the famous painting called The Woman in Blue to Dieter, but they don’t want Brian to be all work and no play. They intend to set him up with a friend, … Continue reading

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Review: ZA Maxfield – All Wheel Drive (Bluewater Bay #18)

511zn0UL6IL._SY346_Author: ZA Maxfield
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Riptide Publishing
Genre: Contemporary

Summary:

Healey Holly is battered, depressed, and looking to go to ground in his childhood home. He wants to rent the garage apartment, but it’s Diego Luz’s place now, and the last thing Diego wants is to share it.

Diego is recovering too—from the accident that put him in a wheelchair and the death of his mother shortly after. The garage apartment is where he’s keeping his … Continue reading

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Audio Review: K-Lee Klein – Unbreak My Heart (Unbreak My Heart #1)

51ZLEXiMx4L._SY346_Author: K-Lee Klein
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary

Narrator: Nick J. Russo

Summary:
Brett Taylor has been doing just fine living in his little world of grief and pain for the past three years—thank you very much. Losing someone special is life changing, and Brett doesn’t understand why everyone and their damn dog thinks they can get all up in his business about moving on. He’s accepted his job going from musician to rancher … Continue reading

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Review: TJ Klune – A Destiny of Dragons (Tales from Verania #2)

51Zow0xITkLAuthor: TJ Klune
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: High Fantasy

Summary:

Once upon a time, the wizard’s apprentice Sam of Wilds got his happily ever after in the arms of his cornerstone, Knight Commander Ryan Foxheart. A year has passed, and while Sam’s been captured five or six more times since then, things are pretty great. His parents are happy, Gary and Tiggy still eat sass for breakfast, Randall is somehow alive despite being older than the gods, … Continue reading

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Audio Review: Victoria Sue – The Innocent Auction (Innocent #1)

51GDVUwZTYL._SY346_Author: Victoria Sue
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Self-published
Genre: Historical

Narrator: Joel Leslie

Summary:  London 1810.

Their love was a death sentence.

Deacon, Viscount Carlisle, was aware of the slums and gin-lanes of London. Just as he was aware of the underground traffic that furnished the brothels and bath houses with human innocents. He was also aware that the so-called justice system would hang the accused without much of an attempt at a defense, unless the unfortunate had … Continue reading

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Audio Review: Damon Suede – Pent Up

51yIwjMUoYLAuthor: Damon Suede
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary

Narrator: Christopher Kipiniak

Summary:

PENT UP: Mix business with pleasure and take cover.

Ruben Oso moves to Manhattan to start his life over as a low-rent bodyguard and stumbles into a gig in a swanky Park Avenue penthouse. What begins as executive protection turns personal working for a debonair zillionaire who makes Ruben question everything about himself.

Watching over financial hotshot Andy Bauer puts Ruben in an impossible position. … Continue reading

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Review: Mary Calmes – You Never Know

51tgewEPsxL._SY346_Author: Mary Calmes
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary

Summary:

Hagen Wylie has it all figured out. He’s going to live in his hometown, be everybody’s friend, explore new relationships, and rebuild his life after the horrors of war. No muss, no fuss is the plan. He’s well on his way—until he finds out his first love has come home too. Hagen says it’s no big deal, but a chance encounter with Mitch Thayer’s two cute … Continue reading

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Review: Amy Aislin – The Play of His Life

519XghpxlJLAuthor: Amy Aislin
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: MLR Press
Genre: Contemporary

Summary:

Former best friends turned lovers Christian and Riley haven’t seen or spoken to each other in six years…is there a better time than the holiday season to reconnect with your favorite person?

The last person Christian wants to run into on a visit home to spend time with his mom over the holidays is his former best friend-turned-lover-turned-ex. But there Riley is, in all his tall, chiseled, blondness. … Continue reading

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Review: Garrett Leigh – House of Cards (Porthkennack #4)

51t7eVllj4L._SX326_BO1,204,203,200_Author: Garrett Leigh
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Riptide Publishing
Genre: MM Contemporary

Summary:

Calum Hardy’s life has unravelled. Reeling from the betrayal of a man he once loved, he boards a train heading south, with no real idea where he’s going except a world away from London.

Brix Lusmoore can hardly believe his eyes when he spots one of his oldest friends outside Truro station. He hasn’t seen Calum since he fled the capital himself four years ago, harbouring a … Continue reading

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