Audio review: Garrett Leigh – Only Love

only loveAuthor: Garrett Leigh
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: DreamSpinner Press
Genre: M/M Military
ISBN:n/a

Summary:
he diagnosis of a chronic stomach condition leaves thirty-two-year-old Sergeant Jed Cooper with little choice but to call time on his Army career. Then on the dusty streets of Kirkuk, an ambush gone tragically wrong decimates his team, and he returns to the US with a shattered leg and the memory of his best friend dying in his arms.

Life in his sleepy hometown proves intolerable until he finds solace in a … Continue reading

Audio Review: Kate Sherwood – Lost Treasure

lost treasureAuthor: Kate Sherwood
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: DreamSpinner Press
Genre: M/M Contemporary
ISBN: n/a

Summary:
When Kyle Champlain’s grandmother, Molly, passes away, he returns to Wetlake, Canada, to settle her estate. Kyle spent his summers in Wetlake as a child, and now he has the chance to renew his acquaintance with some old friends, including Ryan Summers, before going home to Chicago. But when Kyle tries to pressure Ryan into a business decision, their renewed friendship—and any possible attraction—is almost immediately on the rocks. As Kyle … Continue reading

ARC Review: Kaje Harper – Life, Some Assembly Required

lifeAuthor: Kaje Harper
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Samhain Publishing
Genre: M/M Contemporary
ISBN: 9781619230743

Summary:
Finding love in the ashes was easy. Building a life together? Don’t make Fate laugh.

After spending the first part of his life chasing pretty girls, love has finally come to Ryan in the form of John, a tall, lanky, red-headed landscape architect with wide shoulders and a five-o’clock shadow.

For the first time in his life, love feels easy. Hell, he even ran into a burning building for John and his … Continue reading

Review: Jay Bell – Something Like Thunder

something likeAuthor: Jay Bell
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Self Published
Genre: M/M Romance
ISBN: N/A

Summary:
This isn’t a coming out story. Nor is it the tale of a lonely heart seeking companionship. This is about how I learned to fight.

My name is Nathaniel Courtney and I’m a survivor. I didn’t let the cruelty of others wear me down, and I’ve weathered the more subtle hardships of the heart. Love is a Trojan horse, slipping past your guard and leaving you ransacked and vulnerable. I emerged … Continue reading

Audio Review: Andrew Grey – A Chaotic Range (Range Series #7)

a chaoticAuthor: Andrew Grey
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: DreamSpinner Press LLC
Genre: M/M Cowboy
ISBN: N/A

Summary:
Stories from the Range: Book Seven

Most of the time ranchhand David rescues stray cattle, but this time he and his fellow cowboys Wally and Haven save a stranded motorist. David is surprised to find his former high school classmate nearly frozen in his car. After learning that Brian Applewright’s boss fired him from his ranch for being gay, they invite him back to theirs to take a job.

David … Continue reading

Review: Shira Anthony – Blood and Ghosts


downloadAuthor
: Shira Anthony
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: MM Paranormal
ISBN:

HeartsSummarySequel to Blood and Rain
Blood: Book Two

With vampire Nicolas Lambert’s marriage to a rival clanswoman only weeks away, Adrien Gilbert struggles to come to terms with his defeat at the hands of Verel Pelletier, a vampire hunter and an immortal like himself. Adrien … Continue reading

Audio Review: Anna Martin – Summer Son

summer sonAuthor: Anna Martin
Reviewer:Barb
Publisher: DreamSpinner Press
Genre: M/M Contemporary
ISBN: N/A

HeartsSummary

Ellis Broad never imagined he would end up a single father before he turned twenty-nine. Then again, most of his expectations for the future evaporated when his husband of three years filed for divorce, leaving Ellis as their six-month-old son Harrison’s only parent. After the divorce Ellis hides, working from home on his … Continue reading

Audio Review: Anna Barwell – Shades of Sepia

shadesAuthor: Anna Barwell
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: DreamSpinner Press
Genre: M/M Paranormal
ISBN: N/A

Summary:
A serial killer stalks the streets of Flint, Ohio. The victims are always found in pairs, one human and one vampire.

Simon Hawthorne has been a vampire for nearly a hundred years, and he has never seen anything like it. Neither have the other supernaturals he works with to keep the streets safe for both their kind and the humans.

One meeting with Simon finds Ben Leyton falling for a man he … Continue reading

Review: Dawn Douglas – Fire Inside

fire insideAuthor: Dawn Douglas
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: DreamSpinner Press
Genre: m/m sport
ISBN: n/a

Summary:
After ten years as an active duty Marine, Captain Eric Ramos is rejoining civilian life. His first job is chauffeuring, assisting, and generally keeping track of NBA young gun Tyler Haley. Tyler’s had a rough few months, and his team owner is convinced he needs some hand-holding if he’s going to keep delivering wins for the St. Louis Fire Foxes.

Instead … Continue reading

Audio Review: Garrett Leigh – Rare (Rare Roads #2)

rareAuthor: Garrett Leigh
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher:DreamSpinner Press
Genre: M/M Contemporary
ISBN: n/a

Summary:
Paramedic Pete Adams lived through the year from hell watching his lover, Ash, fall apart, and the precarious balance between work and home is becoming more strained. His heart is always home, with Ash, but the dark side to his job is weighing him down.

Tattoo artist Ash Fagin is recovering from a nervous breakdown triggered by revelations about his traumatic childhood. His battle with mental illness is far from over, but with … Continue reading