Audio Review: Tara Lain – Fool of Main Beach (Love in Laguna #5)

Author: Tara Lain
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary
[xrr rating= 3/5]

Narrator: KC Kelly

Summary:
Merle Justice wants to reach for the stars, but it’s tough to get respect when playing a teenybopper vampire on TV. Then he meets a famous director anxious to give him all he thinks he wants—and maybe a bit more. Everything’s looking up until a life-threatening encounter with some homophobes on Main Beach puts Merle face-to-face with a Sasquatch-sized hero … Continue reading

Audio Review: Tara Lain – Cowboys Don’t Ride Unicorns (Cowboys Don’t #2)

Author: Tara Lain
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary
[xrr rating= 3.5/5]

Narrator: K.C. Kelly

Summary:
Cowboy Danny Boone—a name he made up one drunken night and has regretted ever since—harbors a big past and yearns for a small future. A short, bright career as a champion bull rider almost ended in his death when his homophobic father discovered Danny was gay. Now Danny longs for a plot of land he can build a ranch house … Continue reading

Audio Review: Tara Lain – Cowboys Don’t Come Out (Cowboys Don’t #1)

Author: Tara Lain
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary
[xrr rating= 4/5]

Narrator: KC Kelly

Summary:
Rand McIntyre settles for good enough. He loves his small California ranch, raising horses, and teaching riding to the kids he adores—but having kids of his own and someone to love means coming out, and that would jeopardize everything he’s built. Then, despite his terror of flying, he goes on a holiday to Hana, Hawaii, with his parents and meets … Continue reading

Audio Review: Tara Lain – Cowboys Don’t Come Out (Cowboys Don’t #1)

51v3JIOqj3LAuthor: Tara Lain
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary
[xrr rating= 4/5]

Narrator: K.C. Kelly

Summary:

Rand McIntyre settles for good enough. He loves his small California ranch, raising horses, and teaching riding to the kids he adores—but having kids of his own and someone to love means coming out, and that would jeopardize everything he’s built. Then, despite his terror of flying, he goes on a holiday to Hana, Hawaii, with his parents and meets the … Continue reading

Audio Review: Tara Lain – Lord of a Thousand Steps (Love in Laguna #4)

51hm-cMSmJLAuthor: Tara Lain
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary
[xrr rating= 3.5/5]

Narrator: K.C. Kelly

Summary:

To architecture student Ian Carney, family means everything. Taken in by his brother, Jim, when his father threw him out at eighteen for being gay, Ian yearns to create his own family with his boyfriend, Rico. But Rico’s in Mexico caring for a sick father, Ian hasn’t had sex in a month and a half, and his gorgeous boss, Braden Lord, … Continue reading

Audio Review: Tara Lain – Prince of the Playhouse (Love in Laguna #3)

51ykrpsd7rlAuthor: Tara Lain
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary
[xrr rating= 3.5/5]

Narrator: K.C. Kelly

Summary:

Driven by his desire to become a successful fashion designer and concerned with hiding his questionable past, Ru Maitland lets his obsession with action movie star Gray Anson on the big screen replace his social life. Then obsession and reality collide when Ru is asked to design fashion costumes for a special performance of Hamlet at the Playhouse in Laguna starring … Continue reading

Audio Review: Kim Fielding – The Downs

41nwop0za2lAuthor: Kim Fielding
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: Audible Studios
Genre: Fantasy
[xrr rating= 4/5]

Narrator: K.C. Kelly

Summary:

As the son of a wealthy man, Enitan Javed has spent his life frivolously — drinking, fighting, and making love. But after his father dies, Enitan is unjustly accused of murdering him and is given the harshest sentence possible. Judged irredeemable, he is banished to the Downs. As even young children know, nothing lives in the Downs except demons who delight … Continue reading

Audio Review: Jamie Fessenden – Violated

25890516Author: Jamie Fessenden
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: DreamSpinner Press
Genre: M/M Contemporary
ISBN: 9781634764513
[xrr rating=3.75/5]

Narrator: K.C. Kelley

Summary:
Derek Sawyer thinks he has it all—a high-salaried position, a boyfriend, a dog, even a new cabin on the lake—until a business trip with his manager and best friend, Victor, shatters his world.

One night of drunken horsing around in their hotel room leads to the most intensely personal violation Derek has ever endured. As if the … Continue reading

Audio Review: Tara Lain – Knave of Broken Hearts

1851587Author: Tara Lain
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: DreamSpinner
Genre: M/M Contemporary
ISBN: 9781632169624
[xrr rating=3/5]

Narrator: K.C.Kelly

Summary:
Jim Carney has a full time job—running from himself. Since he walked out on his wealthy family at sixteen because he’d wrecked his best friend’s life over some yaoi graphic novels, Jim has lived a macho, blue-collar existence of too much booze and too little responsibility. Then Billy Ballew, the man Jim most admires, gives Jim a chance to come through … Continue reading