Category Archives: Authors G – I

InDebted

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IndebtedLGTitle: Indebted
Author: A. R. Hawkins
Cover Artist: LC Chase
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Amazon Buy Link Indebted
Genre: M/M Romance
Length: 270 pages
Rating: 3 stars out of 5

A Guest Review by Lloyd A. Meeker

Review Summary: An extravagant but well thought-out plot featuring characters in an unrealistic mafia-style setting.

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Let It Snow

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LetItSnow72lgTitle: Let It Snow
Author: Heidi Cullinan
Cover Artist: Angela Waters
Publisher: Samhain Publishing
Publisher Buy Link: Let It Snow
Amazon Buy Link:  Let it Snow (Minnesota Christmas)
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Length: 228 pages
Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5

A Guest Review by Andrea

Review Summary: A heartwarming holiday romance with an interesting take on the opposites attract trope.

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Benedict

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benedictTitle: Benedict
Author: Hayden Thorne
Cover Artist: Written Ink Designs
Publisher: Queerteen Press
Buy Links: Amazon; Publisher
Genre: young adult, fantasy
Length: novella
Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5

A guest review by Larissa

Review Summary: A not so straightforward, but nicely written symbolic coming of age story.

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Dirty Laundry (A Tucker Springs Novel)

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DirtyLaundry_600x900Title and Link: Dirty Laundry (A Tucker Springs Novel)
Author: Heidi Cullinan
Cover Artist: L.C. Chase
Publisher URL:
Amazon Buy Link: Dirty Laundry (A Tucker Springs Novel)
Genre: Contemporary M/M, BDSM
Length: Novel/259 PDF pages/71K words
Rating: 2 stars out of 5

Review Summary: The writing in Dirty Laundry was clichéd, the plot was flimsy, and there was not enough character development. Also, the idea of BDSM as a temporary “cure” for a serious psychological condition (OCD) and clinical anxiety just didn’t make any sense to me.

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Bullet (Blue Boy #1)

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garrettleigh_blueboy1_bulletTitle & Link: Bullet (Blue Boy #1)
Author: Garrett Leigh
Cover Artist: GD Leigh
Publisher: Loose Id
Buy Link:  Bullet (Blue Boy)
Genre: Contemporary M/M
Length: Novella (103 pages)
Rating: 4.5 stars

A Guest Review by Sammy

Review Summary: A dark and gritty look at the boys of the porn industry and what makes them tick.

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The Moon’s Dirty Light (Werewolves of Baltimore #1)

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themoonsdirtylight510w-220x330Title and Link: The Moon’s Dirty Light
Author: H.L. Holston and Eleanor Bruce
Cover Artist: Carmen Walters
Publisher URL: eXtasy Books
Amazon Buy Link The Moon’s Dirty Light (Werewolves of Baltimore)
Publisher Buy Link
Genre: Paranormal M/M
Length: 27K words/114 PDF pages
Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5

Review Summary: This is a fun paranormal book with just about every wolfie trope and two alpha characters I couldn’t help liking …. a lot.

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Next Stop: Funnel Cake

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Next Stop Funnel CakeTitle: Next Stop: Funnel Cake 
Author: Heidi Champa
Cover Artist: Trace Edward Zaber
Publisher: Amber Allure
Publisher Buy Link: Next Stop: Funnel Cake
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Length: 19,000 words
Rating: 2 stars out of 5

A Guest Review by Andrea

Review Summary:  Not enough backstory and I never got around to liking the characters enough to get into it.

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The Lost Prince

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imageTitle & Link: The Lost Prince
Author: Harper Fox
Cover Artist: Lou Harper
Publisher: Fox Tales
Buy Link:  The Lost Prince (A Midwinter Prince)
Genre: Contemporary M/M Romance
Length: Novel
Rating: 4.5 stars

A Guest Review by Sammy

Review Summary: A worthy sequel to a compelling and beautiful love story.

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Slide

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Title and Link: Slide
Author: Garrett Leigh
Cover Artist: G. D. Leigh
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Amazon Buy Link:  Slide (Roads), Dreamspinner Press
Genre: Contemporary M/M Romance
Length: Novel
Rating: 4.5 stars

A Guest Review by Sammy

Summary Review: An incredible first novel by a new author that tore at my heartstrings.

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Gift of the Goddess

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gift_of_the_goddess_3d_500Title: Gift of the Goddess
Author: Kaje Harper
Cover Artist: ThinkSentient Ltd
Publisher: Storm Moon Press
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Genre: Fantasy. Scarification
Length: Short Story. 50 pages. 22400 words
Rating: 4 stars out of 5

Review by Zac D

Review Summary: A highly visual book. Gripping and superbly written. Brutal themes handled well, and a thoroughly captivating read.
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The Truth

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18466388Title: The Truth
Author: G.S. Wiley
Publisher: Amber Allure
Buy Links: Publisher, Amazon: n/a
Cover Art: Trace Edward Zaber
Genre: Gay Nostalgic/ Contemporary
Length: Novella (15k Words)
Rating: 4 out of 5 Rating Stars

A Guest Review by Feliz

Summary Review: This book takes a different and very realistically-feeling approach at the world of spies and spooks.

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Touch Me Not

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imageTitle: Touch Me Not
Author: Genna Donaghy
Cover Artist: April Martinez
Publisher & Buy Link: Loose Id
Amazon Buy Link: Touch Me Not
Genre: M/M Cowboy/ BDSM /Romance
Alternative Universe/ Paranormal
Length: Short Novel
Rating: 3.75 out of 5 rating stars

A Guest Review by Raine

Summary Review: Primarily very readable with an interesting concept but became less appealing later, particularly in the area of emotional development.

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Love Lessons

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LoveLessons72lgTitle:  Love Lessons
Author:  Heidi Cullinan
Cover Artist:  Kanaxa
Publisher:  Samhain Publishing
Buy Link:   Love Lessons, Samhain Publishing
Genre: M/M Contemporary Romance
Length:  Novel
Rating: 4.75 stars

A Guest Review by Sammy

Review Summary: An incredibly well written and undeniably beautiful love story that stole my breath away.

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Apple Polisher

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apple plisherTitle: Apple Polisher
Author: Heidi Belleau
Cover Artist: L.C Chase
Publisher: Riptide Publishing
Amazon Buy Link: Publisher Buy Link
Genre: Contemporary
Length: 60k. 228 pages
Rating: 4 stars out of 5

Review by Zac D

Review Summary: An entertaining read that brings a much needed uniqueness to the MM genre. Funny, slightly trashy and a lot of fun-a recommended read, especially if porn humor floats your boat :)
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