Category Archives: Authors P – R

The Ghost in Number 9

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GhostNumber9Title: The Ghost in Number 9
Author: Rick R. Reed
Cover Artist: Trace Edward Zaber
Publisher: Amber Allure
Amazon Buy Link The Ghost In Number 9
Genre: Paranormal M/M Romance
Length: 33 pages
Rating: 5 stars out of 5

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A Guest Review by Lloyd A. Meeker

Review Summary: A beautifully crafted story, perfectly paced, a very satisfying read—a closeted gay man’s Christmas Carol.

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Falls Chance Ranch

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imageTitle: Falls Chance Ranch Series
Book 1
Author: Rolf & Ranger
Cover Artist: Author
Publisher & Link: Self Published
Genre: M/M Romance Polyamory/Cowboys/Domestic Discipline
Length: Novel
Rating: 5+ stars DIK  5+-DIK-read

A Guest Review by Raine

Summary Review: The first in an outstanding and original series set on a Wyoming ranch with beautifully drawn characters who help stressed ill executives find a balance between work and life- their latest client Dale is in desperate need of their old fashioned and loving kindness.

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Hungry For Love

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Title: Hungry For Love
Author: Rick R. Reed
Cover Artist: Anne Cain
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Buy Link:  Hungry for Love
Genre: M/M contemporary romance
Length: Novel
Rating: 4.5 stars

A Guest Review by Sammy

Review Summary: The pursuit of romance leads to painful truths revealed and hunger fulfilled.

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The Backup Boyfriend

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the backup boyfriendTitle: The Backup Boyfriend (The Boyfriend Chronicles – Book 1)
Author: River Jaymes
Cover Artist: The Killion Group
Publisher URL: self published
Amazon Buy Link The Backup Boyfriend (The Boyfriend Chronicles)
Publisher: Amazon Digital Services
Genre: Contemporary M/M
Length: Novel/69K words/225 pages
Rating: 5+ stars out of 5

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Review Summary:
A heartwarming, moving story with two MCs who overcame personal demons and hangups to fall in love and stay together.

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Medium, Sweet, Extra Shot of Geek

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MediumSweetExtraShotofGeekTitle and Link: Medium, Sweet, Extra Shot of Geek
Author: R. Cooper
Cover Artist: Paul Richmond
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Amazon Buy Link:  Medium, Sweet, Extra Shot of Geek
Genre: M/M Romance
Length: Novella/66 pages
Rating: 5 stars

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A Guest Review by Sammy

Review Summary:  Just an incredibly well written love story that is teeming with fun!

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Behind Every Cloud

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Title: Behind Every Cloud
Author: Penny Brandon
Cover Artist: Ginny Glass
Publisher: Loose Id
Buy Link:  Behind Every Cloud, Loose Id
Genre: Contemporary M/M Romance
Length: Novel
Rating: 2 stars

A Guest Review by Sammy

Review Summary: A potentially sweet romance is derailed due to plot problems and unbelievable scenarios.

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Illumination

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Illumination_500x750_0Title: Illumination
Author: Rowan Speedwell
Cover Artist: L.C. Chase
Publisher: Riptide Publishing
Buy Link:  Riptide Publishing
Genre: Contemporary M/M Romance
Length: Novel
Rating: 4.25 stars

A Guest Review by Sammy

Review Summary: A beautifully crafted story of loss and need and the obstacles two men must overcome to gain that which they desire most, love.

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Spark

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SparkTitle: Spark
Author: Posy Roberts
Cover Artist: Anne Cain
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Buy Links: Amazon, publisher
Genre: Contemporary Romance / YA
Length: Novel (282 pages)
Rating: 4 stars out of 5

A Guest Review by Aunt Lynn

Review Summary: : A good start to a new series featuring second chances and rekindled love.

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This Is Love

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ThisisLoveTitle: This Is Love
Author: Allison Cassatta and Remmy Duchene
Cover Artist: Allison Cassata
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Amazon Buy Link:  Publisher Buy Link
Genre: Contemporary
Length: 198 pages
Rating: 3 stars out of 5

Review by Zac D

Review Summary: A good premise and brave idea. Some wonderful elements, let down by some weak execution. Ultimately, a vacation read. (And there’s nothing wrong with that, right?)
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Whiskey and Wry

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Whiskey and WryTitle: Whiskey and Wry (Sinners 2)
Author: Rhys Ford
Cover Art: Reece Notley
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Amazon Buy Link: Whiskey and Wry (Sinners, No. 2)
Length: Novel/254 PDF pages/88,768 words
Genre: Contemporary M/M Romance/Suspense
Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5

A review by LadyM

Review summary: Once again, the protagonists and, frankly, creepy villain made me overlook the book’s flaws. And – another plus – Miki and Kane are back!

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Confessions of a Gay Rugby Player 2

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ConfGayRugbyPlayer2_cvr-2-210x330Title: Confessions of a Gay Rugby Player 2: The Ice-Men of Copenhagen
Author: Patrick Darcy
Cover Artist: Wilde City Press
Publisher: Wilde City Press
Amazon Buy Link: n/a
Genre: Contemporary Erotica/Sports
Length: Short Story (42 pages/approx 25,000 words)
Rating: 4.75 stars out of 5

A Guest Review by Aunt Lynn

Review Summary: Conor and Co fuck their way through Copenhagen while trying to win their tourney.

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Love Me Back To Life

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med_LoveMeBackToLifeTitle and Link: Love Me Back To Life
Author: M.L Rhodes
Cover Artist: Trace Edward Zaber
Publisher: Amber Allure 
Publisher Buy Link:
Amazon buy link: Love Me Back To Life
Genre: Contemporary
Length: Extended Novella. 39000 words
Rating: 3 stars out of 5

Review by Zac D

Review Summary: A slightly over crowded, predictable read, but enjoyable enjoyable nonetheless, with a well described setting and likable characters. Shame about the dodgy timeframe.

WARNING

The plot of this book is centered around the rape/incest hidden in the past of one of the main characters. Not a problem for me, but if it’s triggering for you, avoid.

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Karma WIth A Grudge

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8901416136_45cb841f00_zTitle: Karma With A Grudge
Authors: Reno Macleod & Jaye Valentine
Cover Artist: Jaye Valentine
Publisher: M&V Tailz
Buy Link:  Karma With A Grudge (A SING! Novel)
Genre: M/M Contemporary
Length: Novel
Rating: 1.5 stars

A Guest Review by Sammy

Review Summary:  A Novel that had all the makings of an fast paced ride through the inner workings of rock and roll that quickly derailed and fell flat.

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Love, Like Water

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18054865Title: Love, Like Water
Author: Rowan Speedwell
Cover Artist: AngstyG
Publisher: Dreamspinner
Buy Links: Amazon, Dreamspinner
Genre: m/m contemporary romance
Length: Novel (284 pages)
Rating: 5+ stars out of 5

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A Guest Review by J.K. Hogan

Review Summary: Everything I like in a novel; Cowboys, Horses, Angst, and a fantastic HEA

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