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Bad Dogs and Drag Queens by Julie Lynn Hayes

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Rose and Thorne: Book One

Vinnie Delarosa and Ethan Thorne are partners—on and off the clock. Federal undercover detectives, they’re part of a covert task force designed to promote goodwill between the feds and local authorities. They lend an unobtrusive helping hand wherever it’s needed. No credit required.

Vinnie and Ethan work primarily in the Southeast region of the United States and live together in Richmond, Virginia. A mugger problem brings them to Roanoke, where Vinnie is thrown out as bait to catch the man who’s been snatching purses in a city park, but they end up with more than they bargained for. Why is Vinnie always the one who has to wear the dress? Ethan says it’s because Vinnie looks much prettier in a skirt. How can he argue with that?

Expecting to return to Richmond afterward, Vinnie and Ethan find themselves assigned a new case instead. They are to go undercover at The Stroll, one of the biggest gay nightclubs in Roanoke. Someone is terrorizing both the customers and the performers. Could they be dealing with a hate crime? Someone has to protect the drag queens of Roanoke, so it’s Vinnie and Ethan to the rescue!

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Review

Vinnie and Ethan are partners on the job and off. For the last 5 years they’ve been fighting crime in Richmond, VA, but are now part of a special liaison in Roanoke, trying to stop a mugger. Vinnie (who first met Ethan at a drag show) wears the dress and it’s Vinnie who also meets the “Bad Dog” – aka Benny – while catching the bad guy in a park one day.

Ethan loves Vinnie, his life and now the dog, too.

After catching the mugger, the pair is put on the job of busting a series of crimes at a bar that features drag queens. You guessed it – Vinnie’s in a dress – again.

Will Vinnie be able to trust Ethan with all the flirting his undercover character must do? Does Ethan really want Vinnie or Vinnie in a dress?

**

So…. This is a mixed bag for me as far as reviews go.

The writing style was engaging and easy to follow. It flowed, there were no mistakes and I really liked the two MCs who, as characters, were really well developed.

What didn’t work for me was the lack of distinct story. There is really no angst, no hurdle, nothing for this couple to overcome. Beyond the crime – which I never cared about – a bit of flirting – and the fact that Vinnie has never lived in a house before… there just wasn’t much happening in this story.

I enjoyed the sweet way the MCs interacted, thought the dog was funny, loved all the drag queen personas, but was never really invested in this story much at all.

So… I guess I’d recommend this to anyone looking for something very, very light and sweet – maybe after you’ve read a hard tear-jerker and you need a palate cleanse – or something that’s easy. If you’re looking for anything deep or moving or exciting… keep looking.

3 of 5 stars

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Loud and Clear by Aidan Wayne

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Jaxon is getting by fine, severe dyslexia or not. Being a cab driver means he doesn’t need to read much, and the job has its perks. The pay isn’t bad, the people can be interesting, and having memorized the city streets keeps him from feeling too stupid.

When he picks up Caleb, a quiet fare in a nice suit, Jaxon doesn’t think anything of it. Then he ends up driving Caleb home the next week too, and the next, and the next. Eventually Caleb tries to communicate—by writing things down. Turns out that Caleb has such a bad stutter he spends most of his time mute.

If only Jaxon had an easier time reading what Caleb had to say. But he’s interested in trying, and Caleb seems interested back. They discover that, with a little bit of effort, it isn’t so hard to make themselves understood. Especially when what’s growing between them is definitely worth talking about.

Review

Jaxon has been told his whole life that he’s “stupid” because he can’t read, so he memorizes everything and makes due the best he can. He’s lowered his expectations but still manages to think he’s got as good a life as he can expect.

Caleb has been told he’s stupid his whole life because he has trouble with speech. But Caleb had luxuries Jaxon never did and has since found a way around his difficulties to rise to the top of his profession.

When Caleb’s mandatory “drunken Tuesdays” put him in Jaxon’s cab multiple weeks in a row, the two begin a sort of friendship that – due to other events – leads to more.

**

This is a new author to me and I’m in love! I adored this book! It was sweet, sentimental, spoke to the heart and really touched me. It’s very low steam, low angst, and ends on a very hopeful HFN but I still found it to be very satisfying.

I highly recommend this to anyone looking for a story with heart and substance.

5 of 5 stars

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GRL author: Rivals by Jeff Adams

 

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Mitchell Turner and Alex Goodman squared off over a face-off dot throughout high school. Their schools were cross-country rivals. Those face-offs were tough on Mitchell because he harbored a huge crush on Alex. High school, and college, are behind the guys and they meet unexpectedly on Thanksgiving Day, once again on the ice. Mitchell is home for the holidays and is thrilled to see his crush all grown up.

Alex asks Mitchell out for coffee to catch up. Could this be the start of something magical for the holidays…and beyond?

“Rivals” was originally released in 2009. This edition has two new scenes.

Review

This is a sweet short story – more of a fantasy really – there’s almost no angst or any real hurdles for our couple to overcome.

It’s merely the story of two old high school rivals meeting again later in life and falling in love.

It’s very sweet and a nice, fun read.

(FWIW the author tells us this was his first published story and it’s very good for being his first!)

4.5 of 5 stars

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Charlie’s Hero (Hero’s #1) Audiobook by Nic Starr Narrated by Joel Leslie

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Schoolteacher Charlie Matthews returns to his hometown, looking to regain a sense of community, reconnect with friends, and settle down. It looks like his dreams have come true when paramedic Josh Campbell attends an accident at the school. It’s love at first sight, and a romance begins.

But Josh’s reluctance to come out to the brother who raised him, puts pressure on their fledgling relationship. While Charlie understands Josh’s concerns, he can’t help growing impatient. After all, Charlie came out years ago.

It’s not until Charlie confronts his own parents and realizes he hasn’t come to terms with their rejection that he fully understands what Josh has to lose. But Josh is Charlie’s hero, and Josh will do anything to prove to Charlie that to be part of a family, he doesn’t need his parents.

Review

Charlie is a teacher who wants to settle down. When he meets Josh, he thinks “this is it!” as they instantly connect and begin a relationship. But Josh – who is out and proud to everyone but his beloved brother – has to keep Charlie under wraps for fear of losing his only family, his brother, Andrew.

**

This is a very low angst story and for the most part I really enjoyed it. I got a bit tired of Josh’s excuse and his unwillingness to speak with his brother – especially when we see his reasons – as they felt very flimsy in the face of his obvious infatuation with Charlie. But I loved how easily these two guys fit with one another and how the majority of the story is them moving forward in their relationship.

Audio

I was super glad I had listened to this rather than read it as Joel Leslie definitely added to my overall enjoyment of the story. The story itself felt a little mild to me and Joel was able to elevate this to a more full-bodied, enjoyable experience with is additional emotion and depth provided by his narration. I always like Joel’s voicing and timing and he does another great job here.

Story 3.5 of 5 stars

Narration 5 of 5 stars

Overall 4.25 of 5 stars

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Sand-Man’s Family (Wild and Precious Book 3) by CJane Elliott

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When Sandy Nixon’s conservative Catholic parents discover he’s had sex before marriage, they are furious. But when he blurts out he’s bisexual, they go ballistic. After they threaten him with conversion therapy, Sandy does what many queer kids long to do—leaves his homophobic parents in the dust. He moves in with his Uncle Phineas and Phineas’s partner Cody in Portland, Oregon, and is finally safe to be himself. Sandy misses his siblings, though, and decides to visit his former home in Rockford for Thanksgiving. On the train, he runs into Jade Byrne.

As the only out gay kid in their Catholic high school, Jade has stared down homophobes while being fabulous in the school musicals. He’s crushed on Sandy for years. But he’s made sure never to show it, even after they had a onetime hookup, because Sandy’s the good Catholic kid, the altar boy, and the apparently straight athlete—all the things Jade isn’t. Traveling back to Rockford together sees the start of a month of adventures, a blossoming attraction, and a chance for Sandy to learn what it means to have a family that hurts and to choose a family that heals.

Review

This is the third book in the series and though I think the author gives enough background information that this could be a standalone, I think it’s much better read in order.

Sandy is Phineas’ nephew who escaped a Catholic “conversion therapy camp” in Illinois to live in Portland with his out and proud uncle when he told his family he was bi-sexual. He met Phineas’ now boyfriend Cody on the train and in fact introduced the lovers to one another for the first time.

Now he and Cody and Phineas are headed back to Illinois for Thanksgiving and Sandy is reviewing the last few months of his time in Portland. He had met a boy – Dare – at the skatepark and the two had been dating for four months when suddenly Dare disappeared without a word. Now he’s back, but not in contact and Sandy is a bit heartbroken.

But… on the train back home he re-connects with Jade, a boy from high-school who gave Sandy his first gay experience. As the two start to talk Sandy realizes he had more than a passing thing for Jade and vice-versa but do they have enough to make it work from different cities after having only a brief time together over the holidays?

**

So you gotta take this story with a whole block of salt. First, you have to just accept that things can move really fast – Sandy is 19 after all and people tend to “fall in love” pretty quickly at that age. You also have to accept that some people have really big hearts and an extended “family” that can be “perfect” when the time calls for it.

I loved Jade – he’s a great character and my only real problem with this story is that we didn’t get to see a lot of him in this story at all. In fact, we spent more time on bemoaning the loss of Dare and then the dramatic ending that involved helping Dare out of trouble than actually developing the relationship with Jade and Sandy. (Doesn’t he look super cute on the cover?!)

It was great seeing Cody and Phineas again and their little surprise at the end was so very sweet, but I’m not sure that made up for the fact that I really wanted to spend more time with Sandy and his “love” rather than all the time we spent with Dare – who is probably going to star in his own story next.

(I also thought it was RIDICULOUS that Phineas would allow Dare to stay at his condo without Sandy when it’s so very clear that he’s in a world of hurt and not able to make good choices…)

So, while I enjoyed the heck out of this story and will gladly continue on with the series, I can’t help but feel bad that Jade got a little cheated out of his own love story and instead Dare stole the show.

My only hope is that we see more of Sandy and Jade in the next story as compensation J

3.5 of 5 stars

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High Contrast (Evolution Ink Book 1) by Tess Bowery

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The deepest scars aren’t the ones that show.

Jacob Shain is your average member of Generation Screwed. He has a boring internship, no cash flow, and a tiny NYC apartment he has to share with Ethan, his much-cooler, tattoo-artist twin brother. Not to mention his love life is DOA. At least, until his brother’s shop hires on a new piercer, and Jacob’s humdrum life takes a turn for the weird.

Cody Turner is gorgeous, funny and kind—everything Jacob wants in a boyfriend. Except for the way he refuses to talk about his past, or where he lives, or anything about his personal life.

When Ethan is arrested while on a mission of mercy, the reason Cody is so tight lipped comes to light. And while Jacob and Cody fight to understand the depth of their feelings for one another, the police dogs catch their scent. So does the local mob.

Now Jacob has to make the hardest choice of his life: stay safe like a good boy, or dive headfirst into a world he barely understands…and hope Cody is there to break his fall.

Warning: Contains a good boy who wants to be bad, a bad boy who longs to be good, bodies that are canvases for living art and high-speed chases with police dogs.

 

Review

Jacob is the nerdy twin who falls for his cool twin Ethan’s new co-worker. Ethan has every inch inked and the new co-worker, Cody, has every bit pierced. Jacob is untouched.

When Jacob realizes Cody has a comic-loving side and a sad story to tell, he falls instantly in lust with the guy and quietly pants after him. After a very long few months, the couple begins to explore the feelings between them and it’s up to Jacob and his friends to help Cody with his troubles with the ex.

**

So – I admit – the cover sold this book for me – but I was by no means disappointed by the storyline!  (All those piercings – YUM!)

This was a very slow burn romance full of fun dialog and a little bit of OTT drama. (The Russian mob are involved!) Most of the story is Jacob’s insecure inner dialog – which is pretty funny and then some very sweet and heart melty smexy times mixed in with a little rescue mission.

I did wish for Cody’s POV – this was all from Jacob’s – but I do feel like we got to know how he felt through his actions.

I also didn’t love the ending – it was a pretty solid HFN/HEA and I totally trusted that they would end up together – I just wanted to see it!  (Yes, I’m whining here…)

I recommend this as a light-hearted, fun read for when you don’t want too much angst to get in the way of your tattooed romance.  🙂  I’ll definitely be looking for more from this new-to-me author!

4 of 5 stars

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Not Just Passing Through by Jamie Dean

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Socially awkward, closeted virgin Avery Malcolm passes his days and nights running his bigoted aunt’s motel in rural New Mexico. He dreams of getting away and hitting the road, but with one friend, a few acquaintances, and no real life to speak of outside his duties as front desk clerk, he doesn’t know if he’ll ever get a chance.

Fate sends hot drifter Chase Lancaster to the Red Ram Motel, riding in on his sexy black motorcycle. Within twenty-four hours, Avery’s life is turned upside down. Before long, even though Chase’s sexual interests seem to run exclusively toward women in bars, Avery finds himself falling for the beautiful biker with no permanent address. Chase is much more than his bad boy persona, so while it’s nice to have another friend, Avery doesn’t know how he’ll survive with his heart intact when Chase inevitably moves on.

Review

As the blurb tells us, Avery is a virginal “inn keeper” in New Mexico, running his aunts hotel for her as he saves up money so he can live his own life one day as he wishes. He’s at the hotel 24-7, so his vow of celibacy is fairly easy to keep. He doesn’t like to be touched, doesn’t feel like he’s missing out on anything by being celibate, but can’t deny his instant attraction to the drifter – Chase – when he meets him.

Chase left home a few years ago to live his life away from his bigoted and controlling uncle. He’s fairly aimless in life, but he knows how to enjoy the moment. When he meets Avery the two strike up an unusual friendship that gradually becomes the most important relationship in both their lives.

**

I don’t want to give away too much of the story by delving in to the plot points so I’ll just say that there’s a lovely HEA and we learn more about Avery and Chase and they learn some stuff about themselves, as well.

Jamie Dean is a “new to me” writer and I’m really impressed. It’s hard to write a gritty story with imperfect characters and yet give us a satisfyingly romantic happy ending – but he does it!

Neither Chase nor Avery are what you’d call “perfect heroes” – neither is particularly driven, Chase is very self-centered, Avery is a bit of wimp –but the two together just fit so well together.

I loved that nobody gets “fixed” in this short story and though our guys end up together and quite happy – it’s not an ending I would have predicted.

My only confusion in the story surrounds Chase’s sister, Frankie. I wasn’t sure what her role was unless it was just to give Chase something to go after… it seemed like she got developed but never went anywhere with her story.

I really enjoyed this and will definitely be looking for more from this author in the future.

4.5 of 5 stars

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The Timpanist and the Stagehand by Ava Hayden

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Ren Murphy is a stagehand. He’s also a loyal friend, a gifted musician, and an inspiring teacher—but most people don’t see past his job. Ren knows that crushing on the Oilton Philharmonic Orchestra’s principal timpanist, Christoph Theoharis, is a waste of time. Christoph brushes off highly eligible would-be suitors regularly. What chance would a stagehand have? Christoph doesn’t even notice Ren’s existence—until one fateful night when chance or luck or maybe fate gets Ren Christoph’s undivided attention.

Old betrayals overshadow both men’s lives, yet each sees something compelling in the other, something that won’t let either walk away. Ren and Christoph may be each other’s best hope of finding a happy-ever-after, but to do that they’ll have to forgive old wrongs. They’ll have to let go of the pain in their past before it destroys their hope for a better future. Most of all, they’ll have to find a way to believe—in possibilities and each other.

Review

Ren and Christoph both work for the Oilton Orchestra in Canada. Ren is a stagehand and Christoph is the lead percussionist. Ren’s crush on Christoph is huge, but his self-esteem won’t allow him to approach. When circumstances throw them together they are forced to talk about their misconceptions.

**

This is a fairly low angst, low steam, very sweet story about two men finding love.

The writing is smooth and fluid and I felt the author knew her subject (music) very well. I enjoyed learning a bit about percussion through this story.

I’d have liked it to be a bit steamier and a bit longer, but I really enjoyed it for what it was.

4.5 of 5 stars

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Tangling With Bears (Cloverleah Pack Series Book 8) By Lisa Oliver

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Tobias tells himself he’s having fun. He has a great life as a beta in the Cloverleah Pack, and while danger still threatens the pack, he has his friend’s wedding to look forward too, and the pleasures that come from hookups in random places. He’d like to meet his mate, just so he’s not the odd one out in the inner circle, but it’s not something he’s expecting anytime soon. So when a hookup just before the wedding leaves Tobias with a permanent scar, he wonders where the heck his life went wrong. Especially when the man responsible for the wicked set of tooth marks, disappeared after the deed was done, to ring a man called Kurt.

Kurt and Luke have been mated for three years. As bear shifters, Kurt has known from puberty that he will two mates and once he’d claimed Luke, his mama warned him to be on the look out for a human female. So when Luke rings him and lets him know he might have accidentally on purpose bitten a wolf shifter, from some town they’d never heard of, Kurt heads to Cloverleah to sort out the mess.

Sorting out their mating is just one of the things the three men have to contend with. A magic user has stepped up his game and no where on packlands seems safe. When Tobias gets taken, Kurt and Luke are helpless to do anything about it. It’s going to take the power of the pack before life will be safe again, for any of them.

Warning: Contains scenes of M/M and M/M/M sex. It also contains a special kind of bear, his grumpy mate, and a wolf that just wants to be loved. HEA and no cheating guaranteed.

While this book can be read as standalone, you will understand more about the secondary characters in the book, if you have read the others in the series.

Review

This is such a fun series! I totally agree that while this can be a standalone, it means so much more when read in order and they’re all wonderful so…

In this case we have our second ménage for the Cloverleah Pack. Poor Tobias was so sad when his f**k-buddy got hooked up with Vadim and now he’s gotten a label as the pack “slut” because he craves physical touch so much. ☹

When he escapes to a hook- up spot to find some lovin’ he “accidentally” gets mated to one of his two mates. (It seems impossible, but Lisa did a great job explaining how!)

From the other perspective we see poor Luke who is distraught at what he’s done (and overjoyed) because he wanted his other mate, Kurt, to be there, too! And, well, Luke is special, he has a few “diagnoses” that make his thinking pattern unique so he doesn’t always do what you expect.

Kurt is the opposite of Luke in a lot of ways. He’s a protector, a thinker, a worrier and the serious one. He manages to find Tobias, but inadvertently hurts his feelings at the same time.

So, now, besides trying to get the triad to work out, there’s a magic user around who is causing serious trouble for the entire pack and it’s up to the newest members – the bears – to fix things!

**

This is another great addition to the story line. In each book, new pairs get added who contribute to the unique pack in some way and these bears are really, really unique!

I LOVED the spirituality portion of this story as well as the POV from Luke’s perspective.

Though there is a bit of angst and worry along the way, most of this is really sweet and fun and healing.

Fans of the series will love it – and if you haven’t read this series you should!

4.5 of 5 stars

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Beautiful Bela by Stormy Glenn and Lynn Hagen

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[Siren Everlasting Classic ManLove: Erotic Alternative Futuristic Paranormal Romance, M/M, vampires, HEA]

Count Vladimir Dracul never suspected that the human he found hiding in his stables will change his life and the way he sees the world. But once he finds Bela, Vlad can’t give him up. Fighting prejudices against humans, a vampire Count wanting his blood donor back, and a threat from an old enemy seem like small battles compared to the one he has to fight to win Bela’s heart. Bela was terrified of the vampire that found him and decided to keep him. His experience with vampires has never been good so he has no reason to trust Vlad, even if he wanted to. But when his former owner comes looking for him, Bela has to find the courage to save the one man that has come to mean more to him than his freedom. With the help of a few crazy friends, a werewolf mob boss, and two insane brothers, Vlad and Bela just might have a chance at happiness…if the Ministry of Paranormal Affairs doesn’t get to them first. ** A Siren Erotic Romance

Review

This is a RETRO READ from 2014.

This is a tongue-in-cheek play on names romance. We have Vlad Dracul, Bela his lover, Igorian his assistant, Thyr a panther shifter, an enemy named Helpsing, two big bodyguards named Frank and Ken Stein… you get the idea! ☺

It is a super sweet case of insta-love for Vlad who brings in the helpless Bela who only knows his own name as Boy. Bela/Boy was held captive by another evil vampire as a pet and when Bela escaped he found Vlad to be a warm set of welcoming arms.

Now what I love about this story is Bela. Bela doesn’t apparently speak the language so Bela refers to Bela as Bela and has a stilted vocabulary and understanding of the world. (Some of this doesn’t make any sense given Bela’s time in captivity but it makes for a really hysterical set of dialog between Bela and everyone else.)

It’s very sweet and super funny and has some hot smexy times!

So if you’re looking for something ridiculously light and a fun read – give this one a go!

4.5 of 5 stars

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