Ashavan Doyon – The Byte of Betrayal

byteAuthor: Ashavan Doyon
Reviewer: Lucy
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: MM Contemporary
ISBN: 9781632160768
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Summary: Caleb McDonnell lives his life online. A thirty-year-old fast food worker, he spends his time talking in an Internet world where his job and living conditions can’t dictate his friendships. He’s found acceptance, friendship, and even romance. But when an online friend is revealed as a fake, Caleb loses all sense of trust. To stave off the emotional collapse of his betrayal, Caleb leaves his online life behind and retreats … Continue reading

Ashavan Doyon – The Colors of Romance


Author: Ashavan Doyon
Reviewed by: Lucy
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: M/M Holiday
ISBN 13:   9781627987547
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Summary:  A disastrous date during his freshman year of college has left Theo Dwyer with no faith in men, relationships, or especially Valentine’s Day. When his roommate sets him up on a blind date, naturally Theo refuses. Then a persistent online suitor known only as TruClrs4vr begins sending Theo flowers and arranging romantic virtual meetings. After his treatment by his ex, Theo is reluctant to trust another … Continue reading

Ashayan Doyon – Loving Aidan


Author: Ashayan Doyon
Reviewed by: Yvonne
Publisher: Torquere Press
Genre: M/M Contemporary
ISBN 13: 9781610405089
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Samuel Riley is gorgeous – tall, muscular, and intelligent. The girls love him. And so does his roommate, Aidan Flemming. Secretly, of course, because Aidan is as gay as Sammy is straight – and even the out and proud Aidan knows there are limits to Sammy’s acceptance. Cursed to watch as Sammy dates half the co-eds on campus, a lonely Aidan spends his time writing, helping … Continue reading

Ashavan Doyon – The King’s Mate


Author: Ashavan Doyon
Reviewed by: Vivian
DreamSpinner Press
Genre: M/M Contemporary
ISBN 13: 9781623808334
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Russell Pine goes to the café every morning to enjoy his time chatting with Sam Tesh, the café owner, a friend made over the past twenty years. So when Sam asks a favor, Russ reluctantly agrees to play in a chess tournament. But the contest isn’t the real challenge: Russ finds himself the focus of a secret courtship in words and pictures left for him to discover … Continue reading