Category Archives: Anna

Audiobook Month: Illuminate the Shadows (Shatterproof Bonds Book 2) by Isobel Starling Narrated by Gary Furlong

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Illuminate-the-Shadows-Audiobook/B071JZH1F1?qid=1500225618&sr=1-2 Blurb: The thrilling, funny sequel to ‘As You Wish’. A Scotsman and an Englishman fall in love… After the most amazing week of Declan Ramsay’s life, at Dunloch Castle on the banks of Loch Ness, in Scotland. … Continue reading

Posted in 2.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Audiobook, Audiobook Month, Author Provided, Book, Christmas, Contemporary, Established Couple, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Holiday, Homophobia, Insta Love, Little to no angst, m/m, Mid-grade, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Secret Identity, Valentine's Day | Leave a comment

Audiobook Month: Christmas Kitsch by Amy Lane Narrated by Nick J Russo

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/Christmas-Kitsch-Audiobook/B01929UVY4?qid=1498407147&sr=1-1 Blurb: Sometimes the best thing you can get for Christmas is knowing what you really want. Rusty Baker is a blond, rich, entitled football player in a high school full of them—just the type of oblivious jock … Continue reading

Posted in 6 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Audiobook, Audiobook Month, Book, class difference, College/University, coming of age, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Exploration, Football, Friends to lovers, Gay, Geek/Jock, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Holiday, Homophobia, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Monthly Theme, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Purchased, Standalone, Thanksgiving, Virgin | 3 Comments

Audiobook Month: For Real by Alexis Hall Narrated by John Hartley and Paul Berton

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Erotica-Sexuality/For-Real-Audiobook/B018IJ8L3W?qid=1498406911&sr=1-1 Blurb Laurence Dalziel is worn down and washed up, and for him, the BDSM scene is all played out. Six years on from his last relationship, he’s pushing forty and tired of going through the motions of … Continue reading

Posted in 6 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Audiobook, Audiobook Month, BDSM, Book, class difference, Contemporary, Gay, Heat Index, May/December, May/December, Mid, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Opposites attract, Purchased, S & M, Scorching, young adult | 1 Comment

Audiobook Month: The Innocent Auction by Victoria Sue Narrated by Joel Leslie

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/The-Innocent-Auction-Audiobook/B0721V3PKS?qid=1498405726&sr=1-1k Blurb: London 1810. Their love was a death sentence. Deacon, Viscount Carlisle, was aware of the slums and gin-lanes of London. Just as he was aware of the underground traffic that furnished the brothels and bath houses … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Audiobook, Audiobook Month, Author Provided, Book, Boss/employee, class difference, Friends to lovers, Gay, Historical, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Insta Love, m/m, Mid, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Regency, Time Period, Virgin | 1 Comment

Summer Heat by Jay Northcote

Blurb  A summer fling is an ideal cure for a broken heart. But when it’s with your best friend, things get complicated. When Adam is dumped by his boyfriend, a week away at a beach resort seems like a great … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Author Provided, Book, Contemporary, Friends to lovers, Gay, Heat Index, Little to no angst, m/m, Mid-grade, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words) | Leave a comment

Audiobook Month: Training Season Audiobook by Leta Blake Narrated by Michael Ferraiuolo

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Training-Season-Audiobook/B071ZM5LWJ?qid=1498179189&sr=1-1 Blurb: Unquestionably talented figure skater Matty Marcus is willing to sacrifice everything for his Olympic dream, but his lack of discipline cost him the gold once before. Now the pressure’s on. He needs a coach who can … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Audiobook, Audiobook Month, Author Provided, BDSM, Book, Christmas, Contemporary, Gay, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Holiday, m/m, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Scorching, Skating, Thanksgiving | 1 Comment

Unsettled (On the Strip #1) by Zach Jenkins

Amazon Link https://www.amazon.com/Unsettled-Strip-Book-Zach-Jenkins-ebook/dp/B071LN8JRQ/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1498666803&sr=1-1&keywords=unsettled+zach Free on KU! Blurb  He’s a cop who looks like a cowboy and I just have to see his gun. I’ve refused second dates for years because I’m too much of a mess to hope for any … Continue reading

Posted in 2 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Author Provided, Bi-Sexual, Book, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Length, m/m, Mild, Mild, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series | Leave a comment

See Me: Lightning Tales, Volume 3 Audiobook by K.C. Wells, Narrated by Joel Leslie

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/See-Me-Audiobook/B071ZJG6GV?qid=1496853339&sr=1-4 Blurb Adrian DeSoto spent most of his time in high school being bullied and beaten up, simply because he was perceived as gay. Always slight, effeminate, he was the perfect victim for guys like Martin Cavanaugh, one … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Audiobook, Author Provided, Bi-Sexual, Book, Bullying, coming of age, Contemporary, drag queen, Enemies to Lovers, Exploration, Gender Fluid, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, Length, m/m, Mid-grade, Mild, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Rating, Reviewer, second chance at love, Standalone | Leave a comment

An Unnatural Vice (Sins of the Cities Book 2) by KJ Charles

Amazon Link https://www.amazon.com/Unnatural-Vice-Sins-Cities-ebook/dp/B01M0HH1IH/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1496967330&sr=8-1&keywords=unnatural+vice+charles Blurb In the sordid streets of Victorian London, unwanted desire flares between two bitter enemies brought together by a deadly secret. Crusading journalist Nathaniel Roy is determined to expose spiritualists who exploit the grief of bereaved and … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Bi-Sexual, class difference, Enemies to Lovers, Gay, Heat Index, Historical, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Mystery, NetGalley, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Opposites attract, Part of a Series | Leave a comment

Men In Uniform: Red handed by Kay Simone

Blurb Habitual shoplifter Trent is no stranger to law enforcement, but he’s never seen a rent-a-cop quite like Chester. When Chester begrudgingly busts the smug kid trying to walk through the front doors with an ambitious score, Trent proposes an … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Anna, Cop/Crime, Enemies to Lovers, Heat Index, Little to no angst, m/m, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Purchased, Scorching | Leave a comment