Audio Review: Melanie Hansen – Signs of Life (Resilient Love #2)

41dELsrWB3LAuthor: Melanie Hansen
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: MM Contemporary

Narrator: Robert Neiman

Summary:

Successful lawyer Jeremy Speer has it all—a loving husband, a beautiful home, and a cherished dream that’s about to become reality. He’s learned not to take happiness for granted, meeting the challenges of life and love head-on with unwavering commitment and fierce devotion. A series of tragic events leave Jeremy shattered, adrift on a sea of unimaginable pain. He’s able to piece his life … Continue reading

Audio Review: Andrew Grey – Poppy’s Secret (Dreamspun Desires #28)

51rzT6g2pQLAuthor: Andrew Grey
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary

Narrator: John Solo

Summary:

A second chance born of love.

Pat Corrigan and Edgerton “Edge” Winters were ready to start a family-or so Pat thought. At the last minute, Edge got cold feet and fled. Pat didn’t bother telling him the conception had already gone through and little Emma was on her way. He didn’t want a relationship based on obligation. He’d rather raise his daughter on his own.

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Review: Tempeste O’Reily – Fangs with a Heart (Chains of Fate #2)

512HyzMg5bLAuthor: Tempeste O’Reily
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Paranormal

Summary:

Lynx shifter Trace Wilson’s fun-loving exterior hides a heart scarred by severe domestic violence—a heart that might not ever trust another male, fated mate or not. When Trace moves to Seattle to take his place as trainer and council representative to the Glacier Rim Tribe, he discovers his mate is the vampire prince Sasha Tolstoi, leader of the Konstantin Coven. It’s not something Trace is ready to accept. … Continue reading

Review: Bey Deckard – Exposed

51DY5+BKBULAuthor: Bey Deckard
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: Self-published
Genre: BDSM

Summary:

With middle-age looming, Greg offsets his boring day job with what truly feeds his soul: photography. The camera is an extension of himself where he exposes his passion for the intersect of pleasure and pain. However, the lens also acts as a barrier, protecting his subjects from the shameful mistakes of his past, and Greg is left isolated and lonely.

Emyr stands on the cusp of fame, but adulation … Continue reading

Audio Review: Amy Lane – Winter Ball (Winter Ball #1)

41SafCg0uRLAuthor: Amy Lane
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary

Narrator: Nick J. Russo

Summary:

Through a miserable adolescence and a lonely adulthood, Skipper Keith has dreamed of nothing but family. The closest he gets is the rec league soccer team he coaches after work—and his star player and best friend, Richie Scoggins.

One brisk night in late October, a postpractice convo in Richie’s car turns into a sexual encounter neither of them expected—nor want to forget. Soon Skip … Continue reading

Review: T.J. Land – Good as Gold: A Villainous Love Story

51dG5xZFS5LAuthor: T.J. Land
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: Self-published
Genre: SciFi

Summary:

Being the most powerful superhero in the world can get lonely.

Ask the Golden Ranger. He’s still struggling to make friends after landing on Earth two years ago, even now that he’s become a member of the Remarkables. Humans are just so complicated, with their odd aversion to public nudity, their obsession with sex, and their temperamental genitals.

Thank goodness for his villains. Sure, they’re crooks and it’s his … Continue reading

Review: Hailey Turner – In the Wreckage (Metahuman Files #1)

51ATToe5hjLAuthor: Hailey Turner
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: Self-published
Genre: Science Fiction

Summary:

A Marine with honor.

After surviving a horrific chemical attack that turned him into a metahuman, Captain Jamie Callahan got a second lease on life. For three years he’s been working for the Metahuman Defense Force and leading Alpha Team—all against the wishes of his family. The job requires his full dedication, so it’s no surprise Jamie doesn’t have time for a relationship. An enticing one-night stand with … Continue reading

Audio Review: Jeff Erno – Another Dumb Jock (Dumb Jock #2)

51bs5f-qNBLAuthor: Jeff Erno
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary

Narrator: Ezekiel Robison

Summary:

In Dumb Jock, Jeff and Brett fall in love, but their relationship is not without challenges. Brett’s a football star, and Jeff is the classic nerd. Their coming of age and coming out story is set in the 1980s, and they face many obstacles. Yet their love for each other is strong, and they finally get their happy ending.

Now, almost three decades later, their children … Continue reading

Review: Clare London – How the Other Half Lives (London Lads #2)

51HXR25hKLLAuthor: Clare London
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary

Summary:

Compulsive neat freak meets chaotic slob: Can their living space survive the conflict?

Martin Harrison keeps himself to himself and his Central London flat as neat as a new pin. Maybe he should loosen up and enjoy more of a social life, but in his mind, that’s tantamount to opening the floodgates to emotional chaos. He agrees, however, to join the flat-sitting scheme in his building and look … Continue reading

Review: Addison Albright – King Kong vs the Skinny Pirate

51xF4VuufHLAuthor: Addison Albright
Reviewer: Sandra
Publisher: JMS Books
Genre: Contemporary

Summary:

Blaine is a well-dressed, high priced attorney, and George is a hairy mountain of an auto mechanic. This odd couple meets up one evening on a slow night at a bar. The pickings are slim. Slim enough for these opposites to eyeball each other and ask themselves just how bad they want to get laid.

Pleasantly surprised by the evening’s outcome, Blaine is faced with a dilemma. Should he … Continue reading