Review: Brooke Blaine – Forget Me Not (The Unforgettable Duet #1)

Author: Brooke Blaine
Reviewer: Natalie
Publisher: Self-published
Genre: MM

Summary: Three sugars, two creamers.
That’s how you took your coffee every morning at Joe’s Grab ’N Go.
But you don’t remember that.
You don’t remember anything.
Anything, that is, except me…
That day…
And the tragedy that catapulted us together.

Review: I’ve only read amnesia tropes in stories about established couples, so I was intrigued by the premise used here. After … Continue reading

Review: Selina Kray – In Wild Lemon Groves

Author: Selina Kray
Reviewer: Natalie
Publisher: Self Published
Genre: MM

Summary: A telltale knock on a quiet winter night is a sound no husband wants to hear.

Sébastien Osaki has spent the past three years surviving the loss of his beloved Henry. When Seb lands in Amalfi, Italy, for their would-have-been tenth-anniversary trip, he’s haunted by the memory of the man he loved. Following Henry’s notebook leads him to some breathtaking coastal views but also right back to his … Continue reading

Review: Colette Davison – Why I Need You

Author: Colette Davison
Reviewer: Natalie
Publisher: Smudged Ink Press
Genre: MM

Summary: Following the death of their parents, Fin put his life on hold to raise his little sister. He’s convinced her well-being is all that matters, even if it’s at the expense of his own. A chance meeting with Noah opens his eyes to the possibility of happiness. A happiness that could shatter the moment Noah discovers Fin has an eight-year-old in tow.

Noah has been living a … Continue reading

Review: Jocelynn Drake and Rinda Elliott – Dantes Unglued (Ward Security #2)

Author: Jocelynn Drake and Rinda Elliott
Reviewer: Natalie
Publisher: Drake and Elliott Publishing LLC
Genre: MM

Summary: When private investigator, Shane Stephens, is hired by the mayor of Cincinnati to track down the hacker who has been threatening him, Shane is sure this is the opportunity to launch the Merleau Detection Agency into the big time. He even convinces Rowe Ward of Ward Security to loan him one of his best IT specialists, Quinn Lake.

Shane, a man who … Continue reading

Review: Amy Jo Cousins – HeartOn (Full Hearts #2)

Author: Amy Jo Cousins
Reviewer: Natalie
Publisher: Self Published
Genre: MM

Summary: When an injury sidelines NFL player Deion McCaskill—maybe permanently—he heads to Miami to stay with an old college teammate and his boyfriend. He packs his tailor-made suits, anxiety about the future, and the bisexuality he’s ignored for years because it didn’t fit with his drive to succeed at football’s most elite levels.

Set designer Carlos Kelly has always known he’s bi, but dating women is … Continue reading

Review tour: Garrett Leigh – Dream

 

Universal Buy Link: books2read.com/DreamGL   Length: 60,000 words approx.   Cover Design: GDLeigh @Black Jazz Design   Cover Photo: Dan Burgess @Moonstock Photography   Blurb  

I can’t sleep…

When unrequited love leaves Dylan Hart sleepless and nursing his wounds, instinct draws him to the one place he’s found mindless respite in the past—Lovato’s. It’s a place for every fantasy — for crazy-hot encounters … Continue reading

Review: Garrett Leigh – Dream (Skins #1)

Author: Garrett Leigh
Reviewer: Natalie
Publisher: Fox Love Press
Genre: MM

Summary: I can’t sleep…

When unrequited love leaves Dylan Hart sleepless and nursing his wounds, instinct draws him to the one place he’s found mindless respite in the past—Lovato’s. It’s a place for every fantasy — for crazy-hot encounters — where a night of insane NSA sex brings relief to Dylan’s fragile feelings.

It should be a perfect escape, and for one magical night it seems … Continue reading

Review: Riley Parks – Bleeding Like Me

Author: Riley Parks
Reviewer: Natalie
Publisher: Boroughs
Genre: MM

Summary: He didn’t paint people; the curves of their bodies and angles of their faces never interested him as much as cityscapes. The circumstances of his life had compelled him to create new worlds that he could get lost in rather than reflect the features of the people he ran from. He constructed buildings from their foundations, making them taller and stronger than he was. He adorned the … Continue reading

Review: Rebecca Cohen – Not All Chocolate and Cuckoo Clocks

Author: Rebecca Cohen
Reviewer: Natalie
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: MM

Summary: Neither

of them wants to fall in love, but getting exactly what they don’t want might be the best thing to ever happen to them.

Mark hopes his boredom with his current job will be alleviated by a short stint in Basel, Switzerland. When he meets Steffen, who struck out on his own from an old-money family to establish an IT firm, Mark expects some fun, great sex, … Continue reading

Review: Cate Ashwood &. J.H. Knight – When the Devil Wants In

Author: Cate Ashwood &. J.H. Knight
Reviewer: Natalie
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: MM

Summary: John Turner has been living a lie most of his life. Growing up in the rural Georgia town of Magnolia Ridge, he’s only ever let one person truly know him: his best friend, Chloe. To the rest of the world, they’re the perfect couple, but just between them, she’s helping John hide in plain sight.

Matt Kinsley, a cop from San … Continue reading