Category Archives: 5 star

The Hideaway by Rosalind Abel

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36469492-the-hideaway?from_search=true Blurb Lavender Shores’s resident tattoo artist, Connor Clark, looks the part—six foot six, musclebound, and covered in ink—and most definitely doesn’t blend in. Grafted into the Bryant family as a teenager to escape his abusive father, the … Continue reading

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Deal Maker by Lily Morton

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36801370-deal-maker?from_search=true Blurb Sometimes your mouth makes deals that your heart can’t honour. Jude is a highly successful model, but a very reluctant one. His life is full of casual hook-ups with pretty men in glamorous locations, but it’s … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, Actor/Theatre, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Animals/pets, artists, Author Provided, Bi-Sexual, Book, Contemporary, Dee, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Humor, Hurt/comfort, m/m, May/December, May/December, Mild, model, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Scorching, Single Parent, Standalone | Leave a comment

Darkling by Brooklyn Ray

Nine Star Presents on January 8, 2018 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36572967-darkling?from_search=true Blurb Port Lewis, a coastal town perched on the Washington cliffs, is surrounded by dense woods, and is home to quaint coffee shops, a movie theater, a few bars, two churches, the … Continue reading

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On Duty (Smoke & Bullets #1) by A.R. Barley

Carina Presents https://www.carinapress.com/shop/books/9781488079221_on-duty.html Blurb Number one rule for a firefighter: never take your eyes off the flame. Male/male author A.R. Barley is back with a new contemporary romance series. Former marine and seasoned firefighter Troy Barnes has always kept his … Continue reading

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Audiobook: Buried Bones By: Kim Fielding Narrated by: John Solo

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/buried-bones-by-kim-fielding-8991-b Blurb The Bone Series, Book 2 Werewolves don’t have a how-to manual – nor do men embarking on a new life together. It’s been a few weeks since Dylan Warner wolfed out and killed Andy, the crazed … Continue reading

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Holidays: A Holiday Crush (2017 Advent Calendar Daily – Stocking Stuffers) by CJane Elliott

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/2017-advent-calendar-daily-delivery-package-stocking-stuffers-9042-b Blurb San Francisco lawyer Brad Halberstam is in a rut. At forty-one, he’s successful but alone. Even his holidays are predictable—he spends every Christmas golfing in Napa with his ex-boyfriend. Then attractive but oh-so-young filmmaker Michael Blair … Continue reading

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Audiobook: Stalking Buffalo Bill (Shifter U #1) by J. Leigh Bailey Narrated by Finn Sterling

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/stalking-buffalo-bill-by-j-leigh-bailey-8757-b Blurb A Shifter U Tale 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 … Continue reading

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Holidays: Homemade from the Heart (2017 Advent Calendar Daily – Stocking Stuffers) by Bru Baker

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/2017-advent-calendar-daily-delivery-package-stocking-stuffers-9042-b Blurb Craft store owner Grant has always been a sucker for a pretty face, and that goes double for a pretty face with an adorable sidekick. When seven-year-old Aubrey has her heart set on taking Grant’s already-full … Continue reading

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Color of You by C.S. Poe

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/color-of-you-by-cs-poe-9173- Blurb Bowen Merlin— yes, that’s his real name—accepts a position in the quaint town of Lancaster, New Hampshire as the high school band director. He leaves New York City for the snowy countryside of New England just … Continue reading

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Audiobook: Destiny of Dragons by TJ Klune Narrated by Michael Lesley

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/a-destiny-of-dragons-by-tj-klune-9203-b Blurb Sequel to The Lightning-Struck Heart Once upon a time, the wizard’s apprentice Sam of Wilds got his happily ever after in the arms of his cornerstone, Knight Commander Ryan Foxheart. A year has passed, and while … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, Audiobook, Beth Jumper, Book, class difference, Dreamspinner, Established Couple/Sequel, Fantasy, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hurt/comfort, Magic, Mid, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Psychic, Scorching | Leave a comment