Giveaway: Kay Berrisford – Lyle’s Story

Lyle, a merman, and Ben, his human, work together in a seaside ice-cream parlour and their life together is bliss. Or would be, if not for Ben’s constant worries about career and money, and Lyle’s dark past—a myriad of secrets, lies, wild magic, and foul deeds, which now threaten to catch up with him.

When Lyle’s merfolk family accuse him of murder, Ben and Lyle’s bond is stretched to the limit. Not only does Lyle seem unsuited to Ben’s dreams … Continue reading

Review: Rowan McBride – Ethan (True #1)

Author: Rowan McBride
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Loose ID
Genre: Paranormal
[xrr rating= 4/5]

Summary:

Ethan is a shapeshifter whose life force is rooted in the ability to love. When he is cast aside by his mate of six years, he has one cycle of the moon to find a new one. If he does, he is reborn. If he doesn’t…

He dies.

Brendan isn’t going to let him die.

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Note: This story was previously published under … Continue reading

Review: G.L. Carringer – The Sumage Solution (San Andreas Shifters #1)

Author: G.L. Carringer
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Self-published
Genre: Paranormal/Fantasy
[xrr rating= 4/5]

Summary:
Can a gentle werewolf heal the heart of a smart-mouthed mage?

NYT bestseller Gail Carriger, writing as G. L. Carriger, presents an offbeat gay romance in which a sexy werewolf with a white knight complex meets a bad boy mage with an attitude problem. Sparks (and other things) fly.

Max fails everything – magic, relationships, life. So he works for DURPS (the DMV for … Continue reading

Review: A.M. Arthur – Saved: An Omegaverse Story (Breaking Free #1)

Author: A.M. Arthur
Reviewer: Diane
Publisher: Briggs-King Books
Genre: Fantasy – Paranormal
[xrr rating= 3.75/5]

Summary:

He didn’t want an alpha to save him, but fate had other ideas…

Braun Etting was raised to know his place as an omega by his alpha father’s cruel words and fast fists, and he expects nothing but violence from the alpha who may one day mate him. His older brother Kell mated a cruel alpha who abuses him daily, and Braun … Continue reading

Review: M.D. Grimm – Feather and Scroll (The Shifters #11)

Author: M.D. Grimm
Reviewer: Diane
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Paranormal
[xrr rating= 4.5/5]

Summary:

Agent Pan has spent most of his adult life protecting shape-shifters from the Knights—an organization bent on their annihilation—and keeping the secret war in the shadows where it belongs. But the Knights are growing bolder, and a new threat has resurfaced after being buried in the ocean for decades.

An ancient scroll, a key to a devastating weapon, is now in the hands of … Continue reading

Review: Eli Easton – How to Save a Life (Howl At the Moon #4)

Author: Eli Easton
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Self-published
Genre: Paranormal
[xrr rating= 5/5]

Summary:

Rav Miller looked into the terrified, intelligent eyes of the chocolate Labrador on death row, and knew he’d do anything to save him. When the dog, Sammy, escapes and heads to Mad Creek, Rav follows. Mad Creek. The town had become legendary in Rav’s mind after he’d met that bizarre group last year. Rav dismissed his crazy suspicions back then, but when he arrives in … Continue reading

Review: J. Leigh Bailey – Stalking Buffalo Bill (Shifter U #1)

Author: J. Leigh Bailey
Reviewer: Toni
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Paranormal
[xrr rating= 4/5]

Summary:

A smitten coyote isn’t the only one stalking Buffalo Bill.
A buffalo walks into a cafe. Sounds like the start of a bad joke, but for coyote shifter Donnie Granger, it’s the beginning of an obsession. Donnie is a little hyperactive and a lot distractible, except when it comes to William. He finally works up the nerve to approach William but is … Continue reading

Review: J.V. Speyer – Rites of Spring (Rites book 1)

Author: J.V. Speyer
Reviewer: Ashley
Publisher: Less Than Three Press
Genre: Mm
[xrr rating=4/5]

Summary: Cameron has given up on romance, after a difficult childhood made it hard for him to trust enough for intimate relationships to develop. But mostly he’s happy with the life he’s built for himself.

When two paranormal investigators show up at the home he recently inherited, claiming he may be in danger, he sends them packing, convinced they’re nothing but con men.

Until … Continue reading

Review: Santino Hassell – Insight (Community #1)

Author: Santino Hassell
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Riptide Publishing
Genre: Fantasy Paranormal
[xrr rating= 4/5]

Summary:

Growing up the outcast in an infamous family of psychics, Nate Black never learned how to control his empath abilities. Then after five years without contact, his estranged twin turns up dead in New York City. The claim of suicide doesn’t ring true, especially when a mysterious vision tells Nate it was murder. Now his long-hated gift is his only tool to investigate.

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Review: Santino Hassell – Oversight (Community #2)

Author: Santino Hassell
Reviewer: Barb
Publisher: Riptide Publishing
Genre: Fantasy Paranormal
[xrr rating= 4/5]

Summary:

Spoiler Alert! The following blurb contains spoilers for Insight, book one of The Community.

Holden Payne has it all . . . or so he thinks. As heir to the founder of the Community—an organization that finds, protects, and manages psychics—he’s rich, powerful, and treated like royalty. But after a series of disappearances and murders rock the Community, he’s branded the … Continue reading