Category Archives: Mystery

One Word by Anne Barwell

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/one-word-by-anne-barwell-9001-b Blurb A Hidden Places story Ethan Leavitt arrives in the idyllic village of Oakwood to search for a missing friend. Having always prided himself on his ability to find rational explanations, Ethan’s trust in concrete evidence and … Continue reading

Posted in 3 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Heat Index, Holiday Romance, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mary D, Mild, Misunderstanding, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Part of a Series, PTSD, Teacher | 2 Comments

Spooky! Destroyer of Worlds by Jordan L Hawk

Amazon Link https://www.amazon.com/Destroyer-Worlds-SPECTR-Book-5-ebook/dp/B00I82A8RM/ref=sr_1_11?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1508955871&sr=1-11&keywords=spectr+jordan Blurb After becoming possessed by the vampire spirit Gray, telekinetic Caleb Jansen thought his situation couldn’t get any worse. But that was before Graham Forsyth, head of SPECTR’s sinister Research Division, took him into custody. Forsyth claims … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, artists, Beth Jumper, Book, Demons, Established Couple, Established Couple/Sequel, Gay, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, m/m/m, Mid-grade, Monthly Theme, Mystery, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Spooky!, vampire | 4 Comments

Hell and Back By Dirk Greyson

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/hell-and-back-by-dirk-greyson-8979-b Blurb Seventeen years ago, Forge Reynolds fell in love… and had his heart broken. When Staff Sergeant Gage Livingston was brought into Forge’s Army field hospital, temporarily paralyzed, Forge sat with him, read his letters, answered his … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Bodyguard, Book, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Dee, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Insta Love, m/m, Mid-grade, Mild, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), second chance at love, Standalone | Leave a comment

Spooky! Reaper of Souls (Spectr book 3) by Jordan L Hawk

Amazon Link https://www.amazon.com/Reaper-Souls-SPECTR-Book-3-ebook/dp/B00DQBOB0A/ref=sr_1_10?ie=UTF8&qid=1507835601&sr=8-10&keywords=jordan+l+hawk+spectr Blurb Next book: Eater of Lives When an incubus murders the powerful ally of an anti-paranormal senator, it’s up to hotshot Federal agent John Starkweather to catch the demon before it can kill again. Fortunately, he has … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, artists, Beth Jumper, Book, Demons, Established Couple/Sequel, Gay, Heat Index, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Monthly Theme, Mystery, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Spooky!, vampire | 4 Comments

Spooky! Spirit by John Inman

Dreamspinner Presents https://smile.amazon.com/Spirit-John-Inman-ebook/dp/B00J29BP5E/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8 Blurb Jason Day, brilliant designer of video games, is not only a confirmed bachelor, but he’s as gay as a maypole. One wouldn’t think being saddled with his precocious four-year-old nephew for four weeks would be enough … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Dee, Dreamspinner, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Ghost, Heat Index, Humor, Insta Love, Little to no angst, m/m, Mid-grade, Monthly Theme, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Purchased, Spooky!, Standalone, writer | 4 Comments

Audiobook: Mahu By Neil Plakcy Narrated by Joel Leslie Froomkin

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Mysteries-Thrillers/Mahu-Audiobook/B074KM8SGP/ref=a_search_c4_1_1_srTtl?qid=1507146066&sr=1-1 Blurb Mahu—a generally negative Hawaiian term for homosexuals—introduces a unique character to detective fiction. Kimo Kanapa’aka is a handsome, mixed-race surfer living in Honolulu, a police detective confronting his homosexuality in an atmosphere of macho bravado within … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Author Provided, Beth Jumper, Book, Closeted, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mild, Mild, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words) | Leave a comment

Spooky! Cemeteries by Moonlight by Hunter Frost

 Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/cemeteries-by-moonlight-by-hunter-frost-8046-b Blurb  When a serious bout of writer’s block threatens to delay mystery author Drew Daniels’s newest book, his aunt offers her New Orleans apartment in the heart of the French Quarter as a writing retreat. She neglects … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Contemporary, DA, Dee, Dreamspinner, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Ghost, Halloween, Heat Index, Holiday, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, Length, Little to no angst, m/m, Mid-grade, Monthly Theme, Mystery, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Spooky!, Standalone, writer | 3 Comments

Spooky! Stormhaven (Book #3 in Whyborne & Griffin series ) Audiobook by Jordan L Hawk Narrated by Julian G. Simmons

Audible Link https://www.amazon.com/Stormhaven-Whyborne-Griffin-Book-3-ebook/dp/B00H216WHU/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1506537837&sr=1-15 Blurb Mysterious happenings are nothing new to reclusive scholar Percival Endicott Whyborne, but finding one of his colleagues screaming for help in the street is rather unusual. Allan Tambling claims he can’t remember any of the last … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Audiobook, Book, Closeted, Cop/Crime, Established Couple, Established Couple/Sequel, Gay, Giveaway, Heat Index, Historical, Homophobia, m/m, Magic, Merpeople, Mid, Mid-grade, Monthly Theme, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Spooky!, Witches/Warlocks/Wizards | 4 Comments

Spooky Review: An Incident of Magic (Everlight Book 2) by Kris Michaels, Patricia A. Knight

Amazon Link https://www.amazon.com/Incident-Magic-Everlight-Book-ebook/dp/B01MZID9V9/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1506476543&sr=1-1&keywords=incident+of+magic Blurb: Sold at the age of twelve to support his mother’s drug habit and rescued from a life on the streets by a cop, thirty-two-year old Tony Locke had had a brutal start in life. He’d risen … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, Book, Cop/Crime, Dee, Fantasy, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Humor, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Magic, Mild, Monthly Theme, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Scorching, Spooky! | 4 Comments

Spooky Review: Threshold (Whyborne & Griffin #2) Audiobook by Jordan L. Hawk Narrated by Julian G. Simmons

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/Threshold-Audiobook/B00GWTNVDG/ref=a_search_c4_1_3_srTtl?qid=1506560115&sr=1-3 Blurb Introverted scholar Percival Endicott Whyborne wants nothing more than to live quietly with his lover, ex-Pinkerton detective Griffin Flaherty. Unfortunately, Whyborne’s railroad tycoon father has other ideas, namely hiring Griffin to investigate mysterious events at a … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Aliens, Angst Level, Anna, Audiobook, Book, Established Couple, Friends to lovers, Gay, Heat Index, Historical, Homophobia, m/m, Magic, Mid, Mid-grade, Monthly Theme, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Spooky!, zombie | 4 Comments