Category Archives: Magic

Audiobook: The Solstice Prince By SJ Himes Narrated by Joel Leslie

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/The-Solstice-Prince-Audiobook/B07CH442X7?ref=a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=ZY1S6912HW5YT2E02T5Y& Blurb Rescued from slavers, healer novice Jaime Buchanan finds himself alone and free in Pyrderi, a kingdom of magic, mythical creatures, and a culture as open and kind as his homeland was cruel and close-minded. Despite his … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Audiobook, Author Provided, Book, Cinderella/Cinderfella, coming of age, Gay, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Magic, Mild/low level heat, Morgan, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Paranormal, Part of a Series | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: Nudging Fate by E.J. Russell

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/nudging-fate-by-ej-russell-9553-b Blurb An Enchanted Occasions Story Not exactly a match made in Valhalla. Half-norn event planner Anders Skuldsson is under strict orders from Asgard not to meddle with Fate. But with Enchanted Occasions’ latest booking—a competition for the … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Book, Cinderella/Cinderfella, Dreamspinner, Enemies to Lovers, Fairies, Fantasy, Gay, Gay, Hidden Lovers, Humor, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Magic, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Mild/low level heat, Misunderstanding, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Secret Identity, Standalone | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: Forged in Fire (Asheville Arcana #2) by Ari McKay

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/forged-in-fire-by-ari-mckay-9518-b Blurb The magic touch. Ever since Harlan Edgewood was bitten by a possessed werewolf, his monthly shifts have been agonizing. When he meets Whimsy Hickes—a mage who specializes in transformation—the attraction is mutual. But Harlan believes his … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Dystopian, Fated Mates, Finding Family, Gay, Gay, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Magic, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Shifter, Standalone, Witches/Warlocks/Wizards | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: Kiss Me Forever by M.J. O’Shea

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/kiss-me-forever-by-mj-oshea-9454-b Blurb Forever is too long to be alone. Professor Avery Cook has spent his career researching the mysterious side of New Orleans. Superstitions, legends, and lore—Avery has an academic explanation for all of them…. Until one night … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Book, College/University, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Hurt/comfort, Magic, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Mild/low level heat, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Standalone, Teacher | Leave a comment

Recent Release: Bad Seed by Gareth Vaughn

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/38901778-bad-seed?from_search=true Blurb Dane’s a Decrypter down on his luck — after accidentally dispatching the wrong creature, he’s sent to a small town where the cryptids he hunts are sparse. Crypt Coffee becomes his business front, but instead … Continue reading

Posted in 2.5 stars, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Author Provided, Cop/Crime, Enemies to Lovers, Ghost, m/m, Magic, Mary D, Mystery, Opposites attract, Paranormal, Teacher, Witches/Warlocks/Wizards | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: Mage of Inconvenience by Parker Foye

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/mage-of-inconvenience-by-parker-foye-9390-b Blurb Can they find the magic in a practical union? West is on the run from his werewolf pack, but if he cannot renew his magical defenses, he won’t get far. What he needs is a mage…. … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Book, Cop/Crime, Dreamspinner, Fade to black/No Steam, Fake relationship, Fated Mates, Gay, Gay, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Magic, Mary D, Mild level angst, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Race/Species Difference, Shifter, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone | Leave a comment

Recent Release: The Necromancer’s Smile by Lisa Oliver

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/38892197-the-necromancer-s-smile?from_search=true Blurb Detective Dakar Rhodes is an alpha wolf shifter who’s short on sleep and patience. Called to yet another crime scene, definitely the work of a serial killer, he’s shocked to learn the Pedace Police Department … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, Bi-Sexual, Book, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Fated Mates, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, m/m, Magic, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, Mild/low level heat, Morgan, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Purchased, Shifter | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Jack of Thorns by Amelia Faulkner Narrated by Joel Leslie

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Jack-of-Thorns-Audiobook/B078TJHCXF?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=2FQBBXGDKNKKY1EPWDJJ Blurb Florist. Psychic. Addict. Laurence Riley coasts by on good looks and natural charm, but underneath lies a dark chasm that neither heroin nor lovers can fill. Sobriety is a pipe dream which his stalker ex-boyfriend is … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, Audiobook, Author Provided, Book, Bullying, class difference, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Magic, Mary D, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Paranormal, Part of a Series, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Virgin | Leave a comment

All The World’s An Undead Stage (Offbeat Crimes #6) by Angel Martinez

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36195265-all-the-world-s-an-undead-stage Blurb Old actors never die shouldn’t be literally true. Carrington Loveless III, skim-blood vampire and senior officer of Philly’s paranormal police department, has long suspected that someone’s targeting his squad. The increasingly bizarre and dangerous entities invading … Continue reading

Posted in Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, Author Provided, Book, Gay, Gay, Ghost, Heat Index, librarian, Little to no angst, m/m, Magic, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, Morgan, no rating, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Paranormal, Part of a Series | Leave a comment

Passion Punched King (Balance #2) by Lisa Oliver

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/37058692-passion-punched-king?ac=1&from_search=true Blurb King Zagan, Commander of the legions of the damned and one of the higher echelon in the Underworld, never fancied a mate. Demons weren’t that way inclined. But when Botis met the Archangel Raziel and … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, angels, Angst Level, Author Provided, Book, Demons, Fated Mates, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, m/m, Magic, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Shifter | Leave a comment