Mary Calmes – Parting Shot

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Author: Mary Calmes
Reviewed by:  Cat
Publisher: DreamSpinner Press
Genre: M/M Cops
ISBN 13: N/A

Summary:   

A Matter of Time Story
Life has never been easy for Duncan Stiel. His childhood was the stuff of nightmares, and his day job as an undercover police officer forces him to hide his true self and occasionally lands him in the hospital. So when he finally meets the perfect man, it comes as no surprise that everything falls apart around him. What Duncan doesn’t expect is … Continue reading

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Ethan Day – Love in La Terraza


Author: Ethan Day
Reviewed by: Cat
Publisher: Resplendence Publishing
Genre: M/M Contemporary
ISBN 13:   978-1-60735-579-3

Cain Elliott is a desperate man – on the brink of losing La Terraza, the 1920’s Spanish style courtyard apartment complex his grandmother left him in her will, he’s faced with the option of selling to a real estate developer or losing the building outright, due to the costs of upkeep that have now left him teetering on the brink of bankruptcy. One setback after another has slowly whittled … Continue reading

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Elyan Smith – Portside


Author: Elyan Smith
Reviewed by: Cat
Publisher: Riptide Publishing
Genre: M/M
ISBN 13:   9781937551414

This is a story about a shipping town in Whales that has long since seen it’s prime. The town and its residences are now an unfortunate victim of a down economy and stuck in a vicious cycle of hard times that is now their life. The docks, which were once a hub of activity, are now a reminder of times gone past and where men go to get relief from … Continue reading

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Going Under – Lisa Worrall


Author: Lisa Worrall
Reviewed by: Cat
Publisher: Silver Publishing
Genre: M/M Paranormal
ISBN 13:   9781614956310

Blurb Evan moved into his remote country house with all the excitement and promise of a new start. He thought he’d found it until the strange noises began… When the attacks became physical, Evan was left bruised and battered and desperate for help.

When Evan Griffin walks into the offices of paranormal investigators, Knight& Stone, Ross Stone is dumbfounded by the injuries the man bears. Injuries Evan insists were … Continue reading

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Tal Valante – All My Crimes


Author: Tal Valante
Reviewed by: Cat
Publisher: Riptide Publishing
Genre: M/M Fantasy
ISBN 13:   9781937551438

Summary: The war with the elves is over. But for Teregryn Eve, the human king’s former right-hand man, another nightmare is about to begin.

It’s taken Teregryn two years to recover his health and magic in the aftermath of the war. He’d rather retire from the world of men, but an assassination threat and a malevolent ghost force him on a quest to save the king who no longer … Continue reading

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Jana Downs – The Cajun’s Pet


Author: Jana Downs
Reviewed by: Cat
Publisher: Silver Publishing
Genre: M/M Contemporary
ISBN 13:   9781614956082

Summary: Gideon went down to the Big Easy to escape his old life. Unfortunately for him, his escape plan proved to be worse for him than staying would have been. Homeless and alone in an unfamiliar city, he’s taken in by a group of rent boys called the French Quarter Brats. Gideon quickly learns to use his body to survive in a city used to preying on the unwary. … Continue reading

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July 2012- Interview with Damon and Ellis

A Rousing Interlude In Which Damon Suede and Ellis Carrington Poke Each Other With Sticks

Ellis Carrington and Damon Suede met by chance over a hot, crusty beta read because of a shared sense of humor and a random email query. A few thousand midnight phone calls and dirty jokes later they’ve become good friends, ruthless critique partners, and fearless collaborators on a wacky weekly homoerotic soap that features many of the biggest names in the M/M community.

Hearts on Fire Reviews thought it’d be entertaining to let us grill each other on writing, reading, and other topics … Continue reading

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Rachel Haimowitz & Cat Grant – Power Play: Awakening (Power Play #2)

Author: Rachel Haimowitz & Cat Grant
Reviewed by: Cat
Publisher: Riptide Publishing
Genre: M/M BDSM
ISBN 13:   9781937551322

Brandon McKinney is a man reborn. Newly awakened to the notion of consensual power exchange and the submissive urges inside him, he begs for a second chance from the man who opened his eyes to this world: Silicon Valley superstar Jonathan Watkins. But no birth is absent pain, and Brandon’s is no exception. He fears he’s not strong enough to see it through.

Jonathan knows better. He’s seen … Continue reading

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Ethan Day – Second Time Lucky

Author: Ethan Day
Reviewed by: Cat
Publisher: MLR Publishing
Genre: MM Contemporary
ISBN 13: 9781608206971

Luke Landon and Owen West already had a once upon a time. They burned hot back in college yet still managed to lose their way. It’s been fifteen years since they drifted apart and while a lot has since changed, they’ve discovered that some things still feel the same. While one calls it fate, the other dumb luck, second chances aren’t easy to come by. Putting the ignorance of youth … Continue reading

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Fiona Glass – Necessity’s Door

Author: Fiona Glass
Reviewed by: Cat
Publisher: Riptide Publishing
Genre: M/M Contemporary
ISBN 13:   9781937551391

Blurb: Being an openly-gay detective in Birmingham comes with its share of problems. For one, the pay is awful. For another, Jake always gets stuck with the crappy undercover jobs. Like posing as a prostitute to catch the new crime boss in town—a man notorious for rough sex with pretty young rentboys.

Jake’s latest op is fraught with difficulties, all of them men. Like his partner, Mac, … Continue reading

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