ARC Review: Katherine Marlowe- A Wager of Love

a wagerAuthor: Katherine Marlowe
Reviewer: Lucy
Publisher: Self Published
Genre: MM Historical

Summary: Laurence Aberforth has never been in love. The first time he meets the impulsive and charming Gilbert Heckwith, he accepts a wager as to whether or not true love exists in the world. Amidst the playful flirtation of their new friendship, they explore the concept of love through philosophy and poetry, and the two of them ultimately find the proof of their wager in … Continue reading

Review: Bollocks! Anthology

bollocksAuthor: by Lily Velden, Tabitha McGowan , Elin Gregory , E.S. Skipper, Anyta Sunday , L.J. Harris , Taylin Clavelli , H. Lewis-Foster
Publisher:WayWard Ink Publishing
Genre:M/M anthology
ISBN: 9781783014439

Bollocks as a word is a little naughty. It’s a little cheeky. It’s a little rude.

And it’s the tongue-in-cheek theme for this collection of short stories celebrating all things English.

You’ll discover a bonk is not a typo for somewhere to keep your money.

A … Continue reading

Review: Rebecca Cohen – Overly Dramatic

1859660Author: Rebecca Cohen
Publisher: DreamSpinner Press
Genre:M/M Contemporary
ISBN: 9781634764551

A Treading the Boards Novella

Andy Marshall moves to London looking for a fresh start after breaking up with his long-term boyfriend. To stave off boredom from his day job as an accountant and to meet new people, Andy joins a local amateur dramatics society called the Sarky Players based in Greenwich, South London. Despite his best efforts to avoid it, Andy is cast as one … Continue reading

Review: Lisa Worrall – Un-Deniable

undeniableAuthor: Lisa Worrall
Reviewer: Lucy
Publisher: White Stiletto Press
Genre: MM Contemporary

Summary: Little Mowbury is a sleepy English village deep in the Cotswolds. The kind of village where you‟re only a local if your lineage can be traced back to the dinosaurs. Where you can find everything in the single village shop from morning newspapers to dry-cleaning, and getting your shoes mended. And, of course, where everybody knows everybody else‟s business. It‟s easy to find… you can‟t miss it… just ask anyone and they‟ll tell … 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

Review: RJ Scott – For a Rainy Afternoon

for a rainyAuthor: RJ Scott
Reviewer: Wendy
Publisher: DreamSpinner Press
Genre: M/M Contemporary
ISBN: 9781632168603

Robbie MacIntyre manages a small post office in the old Station House on the outskirts of sleepy Barton Hartshourn northwest of London. He’s stunned when the owner, Maggie, a close friend, bequeaths him not only the post office, but also Station House.

The rest of her estate is left to an American writer, Jason Young, and when he moves to … Continue reading