Category Archives: Anna

Talk of the Town 
By Caitlin Ricci
 Dual review by Mary and Anna!

Extasy Books Presents: http://www.extasybooks.com/talk-of-the-town/ Blurb After ending an abusive relationship, Julian comes back home to live with his parents and his son in a small town. Life is simple, and he’s happy about that. When he delivers groceries to Garrett … Continue reading

Posted in 2 star, 2.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Bi-Sexual, Book, Contemporary, Extasy Books, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Heat Index, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, Insta Love, Little to no angst, m/m, Mary D, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Single Parent | Leave a comment

A Taste of Honey by Ari McKay

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/a-taste-of-honey-by-ari-mckay-8473-b Blurb 2nd Edition Boone Phillips needs a girlfriend—now! If he shows up to the family reunion alone, his mother will throw every woman in sight at him. But the only “woman” Boone trusts enough to ask is … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Beth Jumper, Bi-Sexual, Book, Contemporary, drag queen, Dreamspinner, Friends to lovers, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Humor, m/m, Mild, Mild, New Adult, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words) | 1 Comment

Two for Trust by Elle Brownlee

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/two-for-trust-by-elle-brownlee-8405-b Blurb A fairy-tale vacation—if he can get the ending right. American nurse Finch Mason steps beyond the comfort of his orderly life and takes a dream trip to England, complete with a National Trust Pass so he … Continue reading

Posted in 1.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Book, Christmas, class difference, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Fade to black/No Steam, Friends to lovers, Gay, Heat Index, m/m, Medical, Mild, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series | Leave a comment

Practice makes Perfect (Helping Hand Book 3) Audiobook by Jay Northcote Narrated by Mark Steadman Dual Review by Morgan and Anna!

Audible Link http://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Practice-Makes-Perfect-Audiobook/B06XR4B61T/ref=a_search_c4_1_1_srTtl?qid=1493222391&sr=1-1 Blurb Getting experience with the guy next door seems like a great idea—until the lines blur. Dev, a geeky first year physics student, has zero sexual experience and he’s determined to change that ASAP. After a bad … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, 5 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Audiobook, Author Provided, Book, College/University, coming of age, Contemporary, Exploration, Gay, Geek/Jock, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Little to no angst, m/m, Mid-grade, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Virgin | Leave a comment

Dreamspinner Year 9, Greatest Hits by: Anna Martin, Kim Fielding, Grace R. Duncan, Sean Michael, Michael Murphy

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/dreamspinner-press-year-nine-greatest-hits-8436-b Blurb: Enjoy a selection of the greatest hits of gay romance published by Dreamspinner Press combined into one exclusive volume: by Anna Martin: Five Times My Best Friend Kissed Me, a story of a boy who he … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Anthology, BDSM, Bi-Sexual, Book, Christmas, coming of age, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Friends to lovers, Gay, Handyman, Heat Index, Homophobia, m/m, m/m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, New Year's Eve, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Politics, S & M, Standalone, Thanksgiving | Leave a comment

Author Spotlight: Cardeno C Home Again Book and Audiobook narrated by Alexander Collins

Amazon links http://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/Home-Again-Audiobook/B01GUEIM86/ref=a_search_c4_1_1_srTtl?qid=1492130469&sr=1-1 https://www.amazon.com/Home-Again-Contemporary-Gay-Romance-ebook/dp/B00TBW2JAW/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1492130528&sr=1-1&keywords=home+again+cardeno E book Free on KU! Blurb Imposing, temperamental Noah Forman wakes up in a hospital and can’t remember how he got there. He holds it together, taking comfort in the fact that the man he has … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Audiobook, Author Provided, BDSM, Book, Contemporary, Established Couple, Exploration, Friends to lovers, Gay, Heat Index, Homophobia, Hurt/comfort, Karate, m/m, Mid, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Scorching, second chance at love, Virgin | Tagged | Leave a comment

Traded Audiobook by Rebecca Brooke Narrated by Honey Scarlett and Leeroy Will

Audible Link http://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Traded-Audiobook/B01L046YTA/ref=a_search_c4_1_1_srTtl?qid=1493524453&sr=1-1 Blurb I’m a pawn, a piece of chattel, a toy–used and forgotten. When you’re done with me, you can walk away with no regrets. That’s how my husband sees me. I try to be the best wife … Continue reading

Posted in 1.5 stars, Actor/Theatre, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Audiobook, Author Provided, BDSM, Billionaire, Book, Chef, class difference, Contemporary, DA, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, Insta Love, m/f, Mid-grade, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), second chance at love | Leave a comment

Author Spotlight: Cardeno C! Walk With Me Audiobook narrated by Alexander Collins Dual Review Anna and Morgan!

Audible Link http://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Walk-With-Me-Audiobook/B014JYSDYC/ref=a_search_c4_1_2_srTtl?qid=1492126504&sr=1-2 Blurb When Eli Block steps into his parents’ living room and sees his childhood crush sitting on the couch, he starts a shameless campaign to seduce the young rabbi. Unfortunately, Seth Cohen barely remembers Eli and he … Continue reading

Posted in 3 star, 4 star, 5 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Audiobook, Author Provided, Bi-Sexual, Book, co-workers to lovers, College/University, coming of age, Contemporary, Friends to lovers, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Humor, m/m, Mild, Mild, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Purchased, Thanksgiving, Unrequited Love, Valentine's Day, Virgin | Leave a comment

Losing Control (Broken Pieces #3) Audiobook by Riley Hart Narrated by Jack DuPont Dual Review!

Audible Link http://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/Losing-Control-Audiobook/B01N1T9YEY/ref=a_search_c4_1_3_srTtl?qid=1491772312&sr=1-3 Blurb On the surface, Ben seems to have it all: money, influence, good looks. He smiles and jokes in all the right places, but it’s all a façade. Inside he’s a wreck, and it’s only getting worse. … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Anna, Audiobook, BDSM, Beth Jumper, Book, coming of age, Contemporary, DA, Gay, High but not hopeless, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, lawyer, m/m, Mid-grade, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Purchased | Leave a comment

Hot Wednesday by Taylor Kinney

Amazon Link https://www.amazon.com/dp/B06ZZR5M4P/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1492016922&sr=8-2&keywords=hot+wednesday+taylor+kinney Free on KU! Blurb Julian’s been an escort for nearly ten years, willingly for the last five. But from the moment Gabriel walked into his life, everything changed. The man lives in anticipation of those weekly encounters … Continue reading

Posted in adult - 18+, Anna, Author Provided, BDSM, Book, Gay, Heat Index, Humiliation, m/m, Pain, Rent Boy, Scorching, slave/master | 1 Comment