So excited to get Hunter’s story! He, more than any of the Breeds, made me feel for him, want him have some measure of happiness to balance what he has already been through. Hunter is a Gen One Breed, born and raised to be a weapon against the Order. He is no longer an enemy, instead an ally and a part, but he is … Continue reading
Jason is a four year veteran of the 290 mile bike ride from Boston to New York, which raises money for an AIDS charity. He bikes with a team of three friends, all of whom met at the first year ride. This year, however, he also meets Ben, a first year rider. When Ben gets a flat tire, Jason stops to help, … Continue reading
Charlie is an out and proud shifter who wears rainbow bracelets, sits on his friends laps and unapologetically ogles boys at his all boy school. He is very young seeming with a lot of slang speak (hizzot, shiz, etc). He is adorable, a shifter who grows his ears at school and loves his straight roommate vampire Caleb. Or is Caleb straight?
That being said, there are aspects of … Continue reading
David is a corporate lawyer, working at a law firm in America. On the evening of the trip to Bangkok, where he will be over overseeing the sale of the chain of hotels, his boss and lover, Bernie, unceremoniously dumped him. Since he is all about work, David continues on with the trip.
While Bangkok is noted for its hedonism and sex, … Continue reading
This anthology contains three novellas, as well as a Lords of the Underworld bonus guide. The bonus guide is very reminiscent of J.R. Ward’s Black Dagger Insiders Guide. This guide contains a biography of all the Lords, along with a question and answer section with Kresley Cole (which seemed odd, as she doesn’t write LOTU), a behind the scenes look at how Ms Showalter … Continue reading
Evan is looking for Mr. Right, not Mr. Right this second, although it really doesn’t come across that way in the beginning. He is at a party at the house of his very good friend Alden and Alden’s partner, John. Alden has introduced him to Bill, a very nice man who Evan finds reasons, petty, to not get to know. But it is at … Continue reading
In addition to the amazing cover, Conquest is a roller coaster ride to read. Rin is a prince of a warring kingdom, but his father, the king, has had definite ideas of what Rin can and can’t do. Mainly, he isn’t allowed to do much of anything. He is a prince in name only, and has no real idea of the workings of the politics of the kingdom. … Continue reading
Soul Reapers are the collectors of souls to bring to Sutekh, who feeds off them. The more evil the soul, the more Sutekh likes it. He has followers, reapers and even half human sons.
The book begins with a Soul Reaper, Dagan Krayl, a son of Sutekh, appearing in a squalid Chicago tenement room. He is there to collect the Darksoul of a murderer, one rape’s, tortures and … Continue reading
Told in first person POV by Oliver, who is in love with his boyfriend, Randy, and wants a commitment. Randy, at 26 being five years Oliver’s senior, claims to be “not ready”. When Oliver’s mother gets engaged and moves 800 miles away, from Toronto to Montreal, she wants Oliver to transfer colleges and come with her. Randy not only does not complain he encourages the move. Ten days … Continue reading
This is a fun short story (less than 60 pages) from J.M. Snyder. Greg Chennault is a young kid who gets interested in golf as his home is set just off the fairway of a golf course. While a teenager, he gets a job caddying for a man, Trevor Johns, at this golf club that lasts throughout his high school years. During his time as Mr. Johns’ caddy, … Continue reading