Recommended Reads

Recommended Reads

December 2013

The Only One Who Matters by Cat Grant — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
The Ghost in Number 9 by Rick R. Reed — 5 stars (Lloyd Meeker)
Falls Chance Ranch by Rolf & Ranger — 5+ stars DIK (Raine)
Sense of Place (Thomas Elkin Book 3) by N.R. Walker — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
A Case of Possession (A Charm of Magpies #2) by KJ Charles — 4.75 stars (LenaLena)
The Only One Who Knows by L.A. Witt — 4.75 stars (Wave)
The Little Things by Jay Northcote — 5 stars (zac)
Making It Count by Kim Dare — 5 stars (Sammy)
Clarity of Lines (Thomas Elkin book two) by N.R. Walker — 5 stars (Wave)
Merry Christmas, Utah by Erin O’Quinn — 4.75 stars (Orion)
The Backup Boyfriend by River Jaymes — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Secrets And Ink by Lou Harper — 5+ stars DIK (Sammy)
The Trouble With Tony by Eli Easton — 5 stars (Sammy)
Brokenhearted by Cate Ashwood — 5 stars (Sammy)
Kick Start (Dangerous Ground 5) by Josh Lanyon — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Stealing the Wind by Shira Anthony — 5 stars (Sammy)

November 2013

Of Dreams and Ceremonies (Butterfly Hunter #2) by Julie Bozza – 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Everyone Loves a Wedding  by Chris Owen – 5 stars (Wave)
The Broken Road Cafe (Broken Road Cafe #1)  by T.A. Webb – 5 stars (Sammy)
Bone Rider by J. Fally – 4.75 stars (Raine)
Benedict by Hayden Thorne – 5 stars (Larissa)
Breaking Point by N.R. Walker – 5+ stars (Sammy)
Serenading Stanley by John Inman – 5+ stars (Sammy)
Shock & Awe (A Sidewinder Story) by Abigail Roux – 5 stars (Wave)
Silent by Sara Alva – 4.75 stars (Sirius)
Drifting by Jayson James – 4.75 stars (Orion)
Medium, Sweet, Extra Shot of Geek by R. Cooper – 5 stars (Sammy)
Turbulence by Lyn Gala – 4.75 stars (Raine)

October 2013

Long Time Gone (Hell or High Water #2) by SE Jakes — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Trusting Thomas by K.C. Wells — 5 stars (zac)
In the Key of by WIlla Oakti — 5 stars (Sammy)
The General and the Elephant Clock of Al-Jazari by Sarah Black — 5 stars (LadyM)
Afflicted II by Brandon Shire — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Kid Gloves by Anna Martin — 5 stars (Sammy)
Acts of Kindness by B.A. Tortuga — 4.75 stars (Orion)
Someday It Will Be by S.A. McAuley — 5 stars (Sammy)
Daron’s Guitar Chronicles #5 by Cecilia Tan — 5+ stars DIK (LenaLena)
Point Pleasant by Jen Archer Wood — 4.75 stars (Raine)
The Tin Box by Kim Fielding — 5 stars (Andrea)
Painting Fire On The Air (A Survivor Story) by J.P. Barnaby — 4.75 stars (Sammy)
Shock & Awe (A Sidewinder Story) by Abigail Roux — 5 stars (Wave)
A Broken Kind of Life by Jamie Mayfield — 5 stars (Sammy)
Captive Magic, Sentinels #3 by Angela Benedetti — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
The Parting Glass by Josh Lanyon — 5 stars (Tj)
Love Lessons by Hedi Cullinan — 4.75 stars (Sammy)

September 2013

No Angel by Daniel Kaine — 4.75 stars (Sammy)
Enigma (A Russ Morgan Mystery) by Lloyd Meeker — 5 stars (Wave)
Sixty Five Hours by N.R. Walker — 5 stars (Sammy)
Charlie, Rentboy by J.P. Barnaby — 5 stars (Sammy)
Dead in the Desert by Lou Harper,— 5 stars (Lloyd Meeker)
On the Right Track by Sam Kadence — 4.75 stars (Sammy)
Learning Curve by Kaje Harper — 5 stars (LadyM)
The Haunted Heart: Winter by Josh Lanyon — 5+ stars DIK (Tj)
Wireless by L.A. Witt — 5+ stars DIK (Sammy)
Different by Kim Dare — 5 stars (Sammy)
Catch a Ghost (Hell or High Water #1) by SE Jakes — 4.75 stars (Feliz)

August 2013

Aftermath by Cara Dee — 4.75 stars (Raine)
Spook Squad, PsyCop #7 by Jordan Castillo Price — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Pitch by Will Parkinson — 5 stars (Sammy)
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz — 5 stars (Sirius)
Zombie Boyz anthology — 5 stars (Sammy)
Following Grandpa Jess by TJ Baer — 4.75 stars (Raine)
Winter Wolf: A Werewolf Romance on Snow by S.P. Wayne — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Taking Chances by John Goode — 5 stars (Sammy)
Confessions of a Gay Rugby Player 2 by Patrick Darcy — 4.75 stars (Aunt Lynn)
Beyond Duty (A Mac and Gunny Novel) by SJD Peterson — 5 stars (Sammy)
Gravedigger (A Dave Brandstetter Mystery – Book 6) by Joseph Hansen — 5 stars (Tj)
Billy’s Bones by Jamie Fessenden — 5+ stars DIK (Sammy)
Disasterology 101 by Taylor V. Donovan — 5 stars (Sammy)
Thorns by Feliz Faber — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Children of the Knight by Michael J. Bowler — 4.75 stars (Sammy)
Sweet Young Thang by Anne Tenino — 4.75 stars (Raine)
Skinflick (A Dave Brandstetter Mystery – Book 5) by Joseph Hansen — 5 stars (Tj)

July 2013

On the Clock by Chris Owen — 5 stars (Sammy)
Death by Silver by Melissa Scott and Amy Griswold — 5 stars (Wave)
Blooming Marvellous And Collected Stories by Josephine Myles — 5 stars (Sammy)
Out of the Blackness by Carter Quinn — 5 stars (J.K. Hogan)
An Unlocked Heart by K.C. Wells — 4.75 stars (Sammy)
The Celestine Room by Jared Rackler — 5 stars (Sammy)
Demolished by Astrid Amara — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
Tuck & Cover by SJD Peterson — 4.75 stars (Sammy)
The Man Everybody Was Afraid Of (A Dave Brandstetter Mystery – Book 4) by Joseph Hansen — 5 stars (Tj)
Love, Like Water by Rowan Speedwell — 5+ stars DIK (J.K. Hogan)
The Dead Will Rise First by Logan Kain — 5 stars (Andrea)
Fear, Hope and Bread Pudding by Marie Sexton — 4.75 stars (Wave)
The Boy Who Came In From The Cold by B.G. Thomas — 5 stars (Sammy)
Afflicted by Brandon Shire — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Provoked by Joanna Chambers — 4.75 stars (Leslie S)
Hobbled by John Inman — 5 stars (Sammy)
Canines, Crosshairs and Corpses by Angel Martinez — 5 stars (Sammy)
Boystown 5: Murder Book by Marshall Thornton — 5 stars (Lloyd Meeker)
Don’t Trust the Cut by kade boehme — 5 stars (J.K. Hogan)
Damned If You Do (the complete collection) by JL Merrow — 5 stars (Sammy)
Troublemaker (A Dave Brandstetter Mystery – Book 3) by Joseph Hansen — 5 stars (Tj)

June 2013

Heir of Starlight by Joseph Hansen — 5 stars (Tj)
Evolution by Sam Kadence — 5 stars (Sammy)
Cold by Brandon Shire — 5 stars (J.K. Hogan)
Prize Package by Kyle Adams — 5 stars (Leslie S)
Dead Man & The Restless Spirits by Lou Harper — 5 stars (Sammy)
Leather+Lace by A.B. Gayle — 5 stars (ZenHarley)
Death Claims (A Dave Brandstetter Mystery – Book 2) by Joseph Hansen — 5 stars (Tj)
Something Like Autumn by Jay Bell — 5 stars (Jenre)
Marco Impossible by Hannah Moskowitz — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
Racing For The Sun by Amy Lane — 5 stars (Sammy)
Fire Horse by Mickie B. Ashling — 5 stars (J.K. Hogan)
Raining Men by Rick R. Reed — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Bane of Boston by J.P. Barnaby — 5 stars (Sammy)
Sole Support by Kaje Harper — 4.75 stars (Feliz)

May 2013

Naughty Boy by J.A. Rock & Lisa Henry — 4.75 stars (Raine)
Imaginary by Jamie Sullivan — 5 stars (K.C. Beaumont)
The Fight for Identity by Andrew Grey — 5 stars (larissa)
Brothers of the Wild North Sea by Harper Fox — 5+ stars DIK (Sammy)
Confessions of a Gay Rugby Player by Patrick Darcy — 5 stars (Aunt Lynn)
A Beautiful Disaster by WIlla Oakti — 5 stars (Sammy)
Into This River I Drown by TJ Klune — 5+ stars DIK (Sammy)
Community Service by Vaughn R. Demont — 4.75 stars (Raine)

April 2013

A Cut Above the Rest by Talya Andor — 4.75 stars (Andrea)
The Vampire Contract by RJ Scott — 5 stars (Sammy)
Bad Attitude (Bad in Baltimore 3) by K.A. Mitchell — 5 stars (Wave)
The General and the Horse-Lord by Sarah Black — 4.75 stars (LadyM)
Unearthing Cole by A.M. Arthur — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Spirit Sanguine by Lou Harper — 5 stars (Sammy)
The Good Boy by Lisa Henry & J. A. Rock — 4.75 stars (Raine)
Fettered by Lyn Gala — 5 stars (Sammy)

March 2013

Tapestry by Hallie Burton — 4.75 stars (Shy)
Spine Intact, Some Creases by Victor J Banis — 5 stars (Lloyd Meeker)
Daron’s Guitar Chronicles by Cecilia Tan — 5 stars (LenaLena)
Barbarossa’s Bitch by Angelia Sparrow & Naomi Brooks — 4.75 stars (Val Kovalin)
An Unexpected Magick by M.L. Rhodes — 5 stars (larissa)
A Shadow of Wings by Linda Gayle — 5 stars (Lasha)
Making Ends Meet by S.L. Armstrong & K. Piet — 5 stars (Sammy)
The Buchanan Letters by Neil Plakcy — 5 stars (Lloyd Meeker)
Hainted by Jordan L. Hawk — 4.75 stars (Raine)
Still Life by Jaime Samms — 5 stars (Sammy)
Collusion by Eden Winters — 5 stars (Cryselle)

February 2013

Taming The Bander by Summer Devon — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Claimings, Tails and Other Alien Artifacts by Lyn Gala — 4.75 stars (Raine)
Greenwode by J. Tullos Hennig — 4.75 stars (Val Kovalin)
Laying Ghosts by James Buchanan — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Laying Ghosts by James Buchanan — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Line And Orbit by Sunny Moraine adn Lisa Soem — 5 stars (Feliz)
White-Knuckled Moments by Madeleine Ribbon — 4.75 stars (Madeleine Ribbon)

January 2013

Screwing the System by Josephine Myles — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
Love you like a romance novel by Megan Derr — 4.75 stars (larissa)
A Boy and His Dragon by R. Cooper — 4.75 stars (Wave)
The Butcher’s Son (A Dick Hardesty Mystery) by Dorien Grey — 5 stars (victor j. banis)
Ghosts in the Wind by Marguerite Labbe — 5 stars (Sammy)
Black Hawk Tattoo by Aundrea Singer — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Hidden Away by J.W. Kilhey — 5 stars (Sirius)
In The Mirror a Monster by Marten Weber — 5 stars (Sirius)
Xylophone by K.Z. Snow — 5 stars (Stuart)

December 2012

How to Raise an Honest Rabbit by Amy Lane — 5 stars (Sammy)
Blood on the Mountain by P.D. Singer — 5 stars (Jenre)
I Spy Something Christmas by Josh Lanyon — 5 stars (Tj)
Half Moon Chambers by Harper Fox — 5 stars (Sammy)
Homo Action Love Story: A Tall Tale by Ben Monopoli — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
Rentboy by Fyn Alexander — 5 stars (Sammy)
Dark Space by Lisa Henry — 5 stars (Sammy)
He Is Worthy by Lisa Henry — 5 stars (Cryselle)
The Boys and the Bees by Mari Donne — 4.75 stars (Raine)
The Road to Byron by Isabelle Rowan — 5 stars (Sammy)
From Out in the Cold by L.A. Witt — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
An Immovable Solitude by S.A. McAuley — 4.75 stars (Feliz)

November 2012

Day of the Dead by Erik Orrantia — 5 stars (Stuart)
Burnished by Fire by Andrew Grey — 5 stars (Sammy)
Something Like Winter by — 4.75 stars (Jenre)
Came Upon A Midnight Clear by Katie Porter — 4.75 stars (Leslie S)
Domestic Relations by K-Lee Klein — 5 stars (Sammy)
Sub Zero by Angel Martinez — 4.75 stars (jeayci)
Putting Makeup on the Fat Boy by Bill Wright — 5 stars (Sirius)
Daddio by Mickie B. Ashling — 5 stars (Barb)

October 2012

Tigerland by Sean Kennedy — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Second Chances by T. A. Webb — 5 stars (Sammy)
Hotel Pens by Geoffrey Knight — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Gives Light by Rose Christo — 5 stars (Sirius)
Locks of Love by Jordan Castillo Price — 5 stars (Sammy)
Chaos by Megan Derr — 4.75 stars (Jenre)
SING! by Reno Macleod & Jaye Valentine — 5 stars (Sammy)
A Rookie Move by Sam B. Morgan — 5 stars (Wave)
The Gravedigger’s Brawl by Abigail Roux — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Chasing Cold by Stephen Graham King — 5 stars (Sirius)
To Catch A Fox by Ethan Day & Geoffrey Knight — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Bear, Otter & the Kid by TJ Klune — 4.75 stars (Raine)
Bombora by Mal Peters — 4.75 stars (Feliz)

September 2012

Moon Shadows by Neena Jaydon — 4.75 stars (Raine)
Three Fates by Mary Calmes, Amy Lane, Andrew Grey — 5 stars (Sammy)
Mourning Heaven by Amy Lane, — 5 stars (Andrea)
Third You Die (A Kevin Connor Mystery) by Scott Sherman — 5 stars (Wave)
After Ben by Con Riley — 4.75 stars (jeayci)
The Good Fight by Andrew Grey — 4.75 stars (Andrea)
Pressure Head by J.L. Merrow — 4.75 stars (Jenre)
If I Told You So by Timothy Woodward — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
The Legend of the Apache Kid by Sarah Black — 4.75 stars (LadyM)
Strengthened by Fire by Andrew Grey — 5 stars (Sammy)
Love in La Terraza by Ethan Day — 4.75 stars (Tj)
You Will Meet a Stranger Far from Home: wonder stories by Alex Jeffers — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
By the River by Katey Hawthorne — 5 stars (Sammy)
From Darkness to Darkness by Jay Bell — 5 stars (Jenre)
The Painting of Porcupine City by Ben Monopoli — 5 stars (Leslie S)
Second Hand: A Tucker Springs Novel by Heidi Cullinan and Marie Sexton — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Cartography for Beginners by Jenna Jones — 4.75 stars (jeayci)

August 2012

Autopilot Engaged: Turbulence #2 by Jordan Castillo Price — 4.75 stars (Wave)
A Road Not Taken by Jennifer Thorne — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Inside The Beltway by Ellen Holiday — 5 stars (Wave)
Butterfly Hunter by Julie Bozza — 5+ stars DIK (Feliz)
Last Dance with Mary Jane by John Goode — 5 stars (Sammy)
Into The Bermuda Triangle: Turbulence #1 by Jordan Castillo Price — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Need You Now by Mercy Celeste — 5 stars (Sammy)
Room to Grow by Kate Sherwood — 4.75 stars (Leslie S)
Stars & Stripes by Abigail Roux — 4.5 stars (Wave)
Calling the Show by J.A. Rock — 4.75 stars (Raine)
Four Corners by Kate McMurray — 5 stars (Wave)
Sin and Salvation by Laura Baumbach — 5 stars (Sammy)
Sacrificed: Little Boy Lost book 6 by J.P. Barnaby — 5 stars (Jenre)

July 2012

Perfect Day by Josh Lanyon — 5 stars (Aunt Lynn)
Escaped: Little Boy Lost Book 5 by J.P. Barnaby — 4.75 stars (Jenre)
Fadeout by Joseph Hansen — 5+ stars DIK ()
Play it Again, Charlie by R. Cooper — 5 stars (Sammy)
Countdown To Daddies by K-Lee Klein — 5 stars (Sammy)
Cooper’s Hawk by Victor J Banis — 5 stars (Lloyd A. Meeker)

June 2012

Queerwolf by Rob Rosen — 5 stars (Sammy)
Fire on the Mountain by P.D. Singer — 5 stars (Jenre)
Captain Harding and His Men by Elliott Mackle — 5 stars (Sirius)
Stone Rose by Megan Derr — 4.75 stars (Jenre)
The Trust by Shira Anthony and Venona Keyes — 4.75 stars (Wave)
First You Fall (A Kevin Connor Mystery) by Scott Sherman — 5 stars (Wave)
Infected: Shift by Andrea Speed — 5 stars (Jenre)
Cleave by Mickie B. Ashling — 5 stars (Andrea)
Second Time Lucky by Ethan Day — 5 stars (Wave)
Cost Of Repairs by A.M. Arthur — 5 stars (Feliz)
Wacky Wednesday by J.A. Rock — 5 stars (Larissa)
Magic Mansion by Jordan Castillo Price — 5 stars (Sirius)

May 2012

Marlowe’s Ghost by Sarah Black — 5 stars (Sirius)
Good Bones by Kim Fielding — 4.75 stars (Raine)
Armed & Dangerous by Abigail Roux — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Hope by William Neale — 5 stars (Wave)
Out in the Field by Kate McMurray — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Dogfighters by Alex Beecroft — 5+ stars DIK (Leslie S)

April 2012

Hard Tail by J.L. Merrow — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
A Token of Time by Ethan Day — 5 stars (Tj)
False Start by Janey Chapel — 4.75 stars (Wave)
The Evolution of Ethan Poe by Robin Reardon — 5+ stars DIK (Sirius)
Super Sock Man by Amy Lane — 5 stars (Sammy)
Redemption by Olivia Duncan Craig — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Gravitational Attraction by Angel Martinez — 4.75 stars (Raine)
What Binds Us by Larry Benjamin — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
Diversion by Eden Winters — 5 stars (Cryselle)
The Rare Event by P.D. Singer — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Burning Bright by Megan Derr — 4.75 stars (Jenre)
A Hole in God’s Pocket by K.Z. Snow — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Bomber’s Moon by Alex Beecroft — 5+ stars DIK (Leslie S)
Purgatory by Jeff Mann — 5 stars (Sirius)

March 2012

Scrap Metal by Harper Fox — 5 stars (Jenre)
The Starving Years by — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Irregulars anthology by Astrid Amara, Ginn Hale, Josh Lanyon, Nicole Kimberling — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
The Starboard Sea by Amber Dermont — 4.75 stars (Cryselle)
A Brush With Darkness by Erastes — 5 stars (Jenre)
Songs for the New Depression by Kergan Edwards-Stout — 5 stars (Sirius)
The Rebuilding Year by Kaje Harper — 4.75 stars (Feliz)

February 2012

Final Atonement: A Doug Orlando Mystery by Steve Neil Johnson — 5 stars (Sirius)
Longhorns by Victor J Banis — 5 stars (Wave)
First Impressions by Josephine Myles — 5 stars (Cryselle)
Where There’s Smoke by L.A. Witt — 5 stars (Wave)
Errors and Omissions by Lee James — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Wingmen by Ensan Case — 5+ stars DIK (Sirius)
Escape Velocity by Anah Crow and Dianne Fox — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Angel and the Assassin 3: Sins of the Father by Fyn Alexander — 5 stars (Raine)

January 2012

Packing Heat by Kele Moon — 4.75 stars (Wave)
The Island by Lisa Henry — 5 stars (Jenre)
Bonds Of Earth by G.N. Chevalier — 5+ stars DIK (Feliz)
Indigo: The Cat’s Meow by Lucius Parhelion — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
A Chip in His Shoulder by l.a. witt — 5 stars (Lasha)
At His Throat, A Promise by Lilith Grey — 4.75 stars (Jenre)
Boats in the Night by Josephine Myles — 5 stars (Cryselle)
Secret Light by Z.A. Maxfield — 5 stars (Feliz)

December 2011

By Honor Betrayed by Alex Beecroft — 5 stars (Lynn)
Twelve Days by Isabelle Rowan — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Miracle of the Bellskis by Astrid Amara — 4.75 stars (Lasha)
A Lie I Can Live With by Eden Winters — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Ravages by RA Padmos — 5 stars (Sirius)
Foundation of Love by Scotty Cade — 5 stars (Wave)
The Christmas Proposition by k.a. mitchell — 4.75 stars (Lasha)
My True Love Gave to Me by Ava March — 5 stars (Jenre)
Winter Knights by Harper Fox — 5 stars (Sirius)
Lone Star by Josh Lanyon — 5 stars (Feliz)
Renfred’s Masquerade by Hayden Thorne — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
The Time of the Singing by Louise Blaydon — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Bad Boyfriend by k.a. mitchell — 5 stars (Wave)
Junction X by Erastes — 5 stars (Cryselle)
Unacceptable Risk by Kaje Harper — 5 stars (Sirius)

November 2011

Petit Morts #17 – Immortal Coil by Jordan Castillo Price — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Marathon Cowboys by Sarah Black — 5+ stars DIK (Sirius)
Petit Morts #16 – Media Naranja by Jordan Castillo Price — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Riot Boy by Katey Hawthorne — 4.75 stars (Raine)
Petit Morts #15 – Loose Change by Sean Kennedy — 5 stars (Wave)
The Closer You Get by l.a. witt — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Fly Up into the Night Air by John Houser — 5 stars (Sirius)
Coyote’s Creed by Vaughn R. Demont — 5 stars (Raine)
Wight Mischief by J.L. Merrow — 4.75 stars (Leslie S)

October 2011

The Little Death by Andrea Speed — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
Simple Treasures by Alan Chin — 5 stars (Feliz)
Sins of the Messiah by Jaye Valentine & Reno MacLeod — 5 stars (Wave)
Summer’s Lease by Scot D. Ryersson — 5 stars (Sirius)
Divide & Conquer by Madeleine Urban & Abigail Roux — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Placing Out by P.A. Brown — 4.75 stars (Leslie S)
Mummy Dearest by Josh Lanyon — 5 stars (Aunt Lynn)
The Usual Apocalypse by Christine Price — 5 stars (Jenre)

September 2011

Mummy Dearest by Josh Lanyon — 5 stars (Aunt Lynn)
The Usual Apocalypse by Christine Price — 5 stars (Jenre)
Clear Water by Amy Lane — 5 stars (Raine)
Equilibrium by Katey Hawthorne — 5 stars (Raine)
Dead Run: Dangerous Ground 4 by Josh Lanyon — 5 stars (Wave)
Dance with Me by Heidi Cullinan — 5 stars (Damon)
If It Ain’t Love by Tamara Allen — 5 stars (Sirius)
Last Days of Summer by Steve Kluger — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
A Companion To Wolves by Elizabeth Bear & Sarah Monette — 5 stars (Feliz)
Foxe Hunt by Haley Walsh — 4.75 stars (Buda)
Home Fires Burning by Charlie Cochrane — 4.75 stars (Jenre)
Trust Me by L.A. Witt — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
The Abode of Bliss – Ten Stories for Adam by Alex Jeffers — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
Zero Hour: A Dystopian Adventure by Jordan Castillo Price — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)

August 2011

Dirty Kiss by Rhys Ford — 5 stars (Leslie S)
City Falcon by Feliz Faber — 4.75 stars (Leslie S)
Crying for the Moon by Sarah Madison — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
Spin Out by James Buchanan — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Hell’s Pawn by Jay Bell — 5 stars (Jenre)
Star Crossed #2: Opposite Ends of the Spectrum by Jaye Valentine & Reno MacLeod — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Deconstruction by Kit Zheng — 4.75 stars (Leslie S)

July 2011

Out of Focus by L.A. Witt — 4.75 stars (Wave)
What They Always Tell Us by Martin Wilson — 5 stars (Leslie)
Haji’s Exile by Alan Chin — 4.75 stars (Cole)
Finder by Brandon Fox — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
Blue Ruin 1 – Some Kind of Stranger by Katrina Strauss — 5 stars (Wave)
Apples and Regret and Wasted Time by Cornelia Grey — 5 stars (Feliz)
Goldilocks and His Three Bears by A.M. Riley — 5 stars (Jenre)
The Last Chance Ranch by D.G. Parker — 4.75 stars (Jenre)
Muscling Through by J.L. Merrow — 5 stars (Wave)
Muffled Drum by Erastes — 5 stars (Jenre)
Last Line by Harper Fox — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Static by L.A. Witt, — 4.75 stars (Cole)

June 2011

The Retrieval by Lucius Parhelion — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
Where He Belongs by Rachel Haimowitz — 4.75 stars (Jenre)
Yakuza Pride by H.J. Brues — 4.5 stars (Raine)
Latter Days (movie) — 5+ stars (Lasha)
Just a Question of Love (movie) — 5 stars (Lasha)
Bear Like Me by Jonathan Cohen — 5 stars (Raine)
Reverb by Jet Mykles — 5 stars (Jenre)
Ivan and Misha by Michael Aleynikov — 5 stars (Sirius)
Aisling Book Two: Dream by Carole Cummings — 5 stars (Cole)
Hot Head by Damon Suede — 5 + stars (Wave)
Khyber Run by Amber Green — 5 stars (Feliz)
Plan B (movie) — 4.75 stars (Aunt Lynn)
The Painting by F.K. Wallace — 5 stars (Leslie)
Kindred Hearts by Rowan Speedwell — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
Come Unto These Yellow Sands by Josh Lanyon — 5 stars (Damon)
Out of the Woods by syd mcginley — 5 stars (Buda)
Bad Company by k.a. Mitchell — 5 stars (Wave)
Sockeye Love by Sarah Black — 4.75 stars (Sirius)
Overdrive by ariel tachna — 4.75 stars (Leslie S)

May 2011

Bob the Book by David Pratt — 5 stars (Leslie)
Trammel by Anah Crow and Dianne Fox — 4.75 stars (Jenre)
Between Sinners and Saints by Marie Sexton — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
The Soldier of Raetia by Heather Domin — 5 stars (Sirius)
This Rough Magic by Josh Lanyon — 4.75 stars (Leslie)
Alphabet Soup by CB Conwy — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Cherry Pie by Samantha Kane — 4.75 stars (Jenre)
Paper Planes by M. Jules Aedin — 4.75 stars (Wave)
The Definitive Albert J. Sterne by Julie Bozza — 5 stars (LadyM)
Enter Oblivion by CM Harris — 5 stars (Maddy Cain)

April 2011

The Cranberry Hush by Ben Monopoli — 5 stars (Leslie)
Buddha on the Road by Jeff Pearce — 5+ stars DIK (Sirius)
GhosTV (A PsyCop Novel) by Jordan Castillo Price — 5+ stars DIK stars (Wave)
Earth and Sun, Cedar and Sage by Margaret Mills and Tedy Ward — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Well Traveled by Margaret Mills and Tedy Ward — 5+ stars DIK (Feliz)
Outcast Mine by Jamie Craig — 5 stars (Damon)
Angel and the Assassin: Be Brave by Fyn Alexander — 4.75 stars (Raine)
The Untold Want by Catt Ford — 5 stars (Val Kovalin)
Desert Falcon by Feliz Faber — 4.75 stars (Leslie S)
Paris A to Z by Marie Sexton — 5+ stars DIK (Buda)
Coming out in Cooper’s Crossing by Jayne DeMarco — 5 stars (Feliz)
Traveling Light by Lloyd Meeker — 5+ stars DIK (Victor Banis)
Breathe Me In by Lex Valentine, — 4.75 stars (Wave)
The Truth of Yesterday by Josh Aterovis — 4.5 stars (Buda)

March 2011

Where the Allegheny Meets the Monongahela by Felicia Watson — 5 stars (Aunt Lynn)
Nothing Ever Happens by Sue Brown — 5+ stars DIK (Buda)
A Thread of Deepest Black by Finn Marlowe — 4.75 stars (Raine)
The Only Gold by Tamara Allen — 5+ stars DIK (Sirius)
Mere Mortals by Erastes — 5 stars (Jenre)
It Gets Better by Terry Miller and Dan Savage — 5 stars (Leslie)
Looking for Adventure by Valentina Heart — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Enlightened: Little Boy Lost Series, Book One by J.P. Barnaby — 5 stars (Leslie)
A Dance of Love and Jealousy by Roland Graeme — 5+ stars DIK (Sirius)
Nineteen by A.J. Mars — 5+ stars DIK (Leslie)
Sleeping Stone by Alexa Snow — 5 stars (Feliz)
Catalyst by K Piet and SL Armstrong — 4.75 stars (Cole)
Starting Over by Ethan Stone — 4.75 stars (Buda)
A Man of Principle by Victor J Banis — 5 stars (Cole)
According to Hoyle by Abigail Roux — 5 Stars (Aunt Lynn)
One Real Thing by Anah Crow and Dianne Fox — 4.75 stars (Jenre)

February 2011

One More Soldier by Marie Sexton, Silver Publishing — 5 + DIK (Wave)
Two Spirits: A Story of Life With the Navajo by Walter L. Williams and Toby Johnson, Lethe Press — 5+ DIK (Cole)
Putting Out Fires (Coda #5) by Marie Sexton, Dreamspinner Press — 5 + stars DIK (Buda)
The Salisbury Key by Harper Fox, Samhain — 5+ stars DIK (Tj)
Perfect Score by Susan Roebuck, Awe-Struck Publishing — 5+ stars DIK (Feliz)
Woke Up in a Strange Place by Eric Arvin, Dreamspinner Press — 5+ stars DIK (Cole)
Brady’s Choice by Anne Brooke, Amber Allure — 5 stars (Cole)
Faster Than The Speed Of Light by Lucius Parhelion, Torquere Books — 5 stars (Val Kovalin)
All Lessons Learned by Charlie Cochrane, Samhain Publishing — 5 Stars (Aunt Lynn)
Isolation Play by Kyell Gold (Sequel to Out of Position), Sofawolf Press — 5 stars (Cole)
Out of Position by Kyell Gold, Sofawolf Press — 5 stars (Cole)
The Immortals by Victor J. Banis, Amber Allure — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Second Helpings by Scarlet Blackwell, Samhain — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Over the Mountain of the Moon (A tale of a samurai consort) by Reiko Morgan, MLR Press — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Neskaya by Augusta Li, Dreamspinner Press — 4.75 stars (Val Kovalin)

January 2011

Wishing on a Blue Star anthology, various authors, Dreamspinner Press — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Dead of Night by Victor J. Banis, MLR Press — 5 stars (Aunt Lynn)
Anchored: Belonging Book 1 by Rachel Haimowitz, Noble Romance — 5 stars (Jenre)
The Red Thread of Forever Love by Nicole Kimberling, Loose Id — 5 + stars DIK (Jenre)
Taking You Home by Cooper Davis, Samhain — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Messiah 1, The Three of Cups by Jaye Valentine and Reno MacLeod, Torquere — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Shift Happens by Storm Grant, Amber Allure — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Dream Come True by DC Juris, Breathless Press — 4.75 stars (John)
For Love of War by Kiernan Kelly, Dreamspinner Press — 4.75 stars (Tj)
A Hidden Magic (Sentinels #1) by Angela Benedetti, Torquere — 4.75 stars (Cole)
A Portrait of Phillip by JP Bowie, MLR Press — 4.5 stars (Aunt Lynn)
Gambling on Maybe by Fae Sutherland, Amber Allure — 4.5 stars (Wave)
Relentless Passion by AJ Llewellyn, Ellora’s Cave — 4.5 stars ( Tj)
Irreversible Error by Wolf Phoenix, Dreamspinner Press — 4.5 stars (Val)
Nathaniel by Jan Irving, Dreamspinner Press — 4.5 stars (Tj)
Precious Boy by KZ Snow, Dreamspinner Press — 4.5 stars (Wave)
Tricks by Rick R. Reed, MLR Press — 4.5 stars (Victor J. Banis)
Finding a Dream by SJ Frost, MLR Press — 4.5 stars (Cole)
Unfinished Business (A Hidden Magic Story) by Angela Benedetti, Torquere — 4.5 stars (Cole)
P’tit Cadeau by Anel Viz, Silver Publishing — 4.5 stars (Victor J. Banis)
Two Hearts Two Spirits by Michael Halfhill, Dreamspinner Press — 4.5 stars (Tj)

December 2010

My Top 10 Books for 2010
Guest Reviewers Top Picks for 2010
Illustrated Men anthology, MLR Press — 5+ stars — (Cole)
Love Ahead, Expect Delays by Astrid Amara, Loose Id 5+ stars — (Jenre)
Fish & Chips by Madeleine Urban and Abigail Roux, Dreamspinner Press — 5+ stars (Wave)
Unwrapped by B.A. Tortuga, Torquere Books — 5 stars (John)
All She Wrote by Josh Lanyon, Samhain Publishing — 5 stars (Aunt Lynn)
An Earlier Heaven by D.W. Marchwell, Dreamspinner Press — 5 stars (Cole)
Carol of the Bellskis by Astrid Amara, Loose Id — 5 stars (Val)
Death by Misfortune by A.M. Riley, MLR Press — 5 stars
Transit by Raev Gray and Aleksandr Voinov, Dreamspinner Press — 5 stars (Feliz)
His For The Holidays anth. by Josh Lanyon, ZA Maxfield, LB Gregg, Harper Fox, Carina Press — 5 stars (Wave)
I Heard Him Exclaim by ZA Maxfield, Carina Press — 5 stars (Aunt Lynn)
Mistletoe at Midnight by LB Gregg, Carina Press — 5 stars (Jenre)
Nine Lights Over Edinburgh by Harper Fox, Carina Press — 5 stars (Wave)
Icecapade by Josh Lanyon, Carina Press — 5 stars (Tj)
Pioneers by Lynn Lorenz, Amber Allure — 4.75 stars (Feliz)z
Guarding The Vampire’s Ghost by Amy Lane, Dreamspinner Press — 4.75 stars (Feliz)
Not Knowing Jack by K.A. Mitchell, Samhain — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Where The Heart Is by Jenny Urban and Elizabeth Silver, Loose Id — 4.75 stars (Wave)
One Eyed Jacks by India Harper, Amber Allure — 4.75 stars (Val)
Xu by A.J. Llewellyn, Amber Allure — 4.75 stars (tj)
Grand Jete by Diana Copland, Silver Publishing — 4.5 stars (Feliz)
Caught by A.B. Gayle, Dreamspinner Press — 4.5 stars (Buda)
Idaho Battlegrounds by Sarah Black, Dreamspinner Press — 4.5 stars (Feliz)
Mongrel by K.Z. Snow, Dreamspinner Press — 4.5 stars (Jenre)
The Match Before Christmas by Eden Winters, Torquere Books — 4.5 stars (Cole)
The Santa Mug by Patric Michael, Dreamspinner Press — 4.5 stars (Wave)
Making His List by Devon Rhodes, Dreamspinner Press — 4.5 stars (Lily)
The Perils of Praline by Marshall Thornton, MLR Press — 4.5 stars (Jenre)
The Christmas Throwaway by R.J. Scott — Silver Publishing — 4.5 stars (Wave)
Shifting Sands anth. by Ally Blue, J.L. Langley, B. Bryce, Jet Mykles, W. Okati, K. Gardner- MLR Press — 4.5 stars (StaceyR)
Tough Guy by Bryl R. Tyne, Amber Allure — 4.5 stars ( Val)
Storm on the Mountain by P.D. Singer, Torquere Books — 4.5 stars (Jenre)
Shenandoah by Ally Blue, Samhain — 4.5 stars (Feliz)

November 2010

Life in Fusion by Ethan Day, MLR Press — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
Wishink Well by Jordan Castillo Price, JCP Books — 5+ stars DIK (Wave)
The Emperor’s Wolf by J.C. Owens, Loose Id — 5+ stars DIK (Stacey R)
The Trap by Indigo Wren, Samhain Publishing — 5 stars (Buda)
To All A Very Sexy Good Night by Kim Mitchell and Josh Lanyon, Samhain Publishing — 5 stars (Wave)
Shadowlands by Charlie David, Dreamspinner Press — 5 stars (TJ)
Like Pizza and Beer by Elle Parker, Lyrical Press — 5 stars (Jenre)
Out on the Net by Rick R. Reed, Amber Allure — 4.75 stars (Wave)
A Midwinter Prince by Harper Fox, Loose Id — 4.75 stars (Wave)
First Blood by Aleksandr Voinov and Barbara Sheridan, Dreamspinner Press — 4.75 stars (Jenre)
Critic’s Choice by Josh Lanyon, JCP Books — 4.75 stars (Wave)
One Less Stiff at the Funeral by Sean Kennedy, JCP Books — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Homosapien: A Fantasy About Pro Wrestling, by Julie Bozza, Manifold Press — 4.5 stars (Aunt Lynn)
Myths and Magic: Legends of Love, Dreamspinner Press anthology — 4.5 stars (Jenre)
Ice, Wind and Fire by Mel Keegan, The Gay Men’s Press — 4.5 stars (Jenre)
The Wild Bunch — Stace by Deirdre O’Dare, Amber Allure — 4.5 stars (Val)
Love Most Inconvenient 3 by D.J. Manly, Liquid Silver Books — 4.5 stars (TJ)
The Brothers of Hogg’s Hollow by GR Richards, Amber Allure — 4.5 stars (Val)
You’re Invited by Roxy Harte, Loose Id — 4.5 stars (TJ)
Apples and Gin Birthday Cake by Jenna Jones, Torquere Books — 4.5 stars (Val)
Superheroes in the Suburbs by Helen Louise Carroll, Amber Allure — 4.5 stars (Val)

October 2010

72 Hours by Clare London, Dreamspinner Press — 5+ stars (TJ)
Dangerous Ground 3: Blood Heat by Josh Lanyon, Loose Id — 5+ stars (Wave)
Cockeyed by Richard Stevenson, MLR Press — 5 stars (Aunt Lynn)
Out of Bounds by Viki Lyn, Loose Id — 5 stars (TJ)
Electric Melty Tingles by K.Z. Snow, Loose Id — 5 stars (Aunt Lynn)
Privateer’s Treasure
by Angelia Sparrow & Naomi Brooks, Ellora’s Cave — 5 stars (StaceyR)
Blacque/Bleu by Belinda McBride, Loose Id — 4.75 stars (StaceyR)
A Promise of Tomorrow by Rowan McAllister, Dreamspinner Press — 4.75 stars (Jenre)
Sort of Stranger than Fiction
by Josh Lanyon, JCP Books — 4.5 stars (Wave)
Pretty Ugly by Jordan Castillo Price, JCP Books — 4.5 stars (Wave)
Dudleytown by LB Gregg, Aspen Mountain Press — 4.5 stars (Jenre)
Sea Change by Chris Quinton, Manifold Press — 4.5 stars (Val)
Sno Ho by Ethan Day, MLR Press — 4.5 stars (Wave)
Back to Normal by Wren Boudreau, LooseId — 4.5 stars (Lily)
Treasured by CariZ, Pink Petal Books — 4.5 stars (Jenre)
The Glass Minstrel by Hayden Thorne, Bristlecone Pine Press — 4.5 stars (Jenre)
Sliding Down the Pohutukawa Root by Kara Larson, Torquere Books — 4.5 stars (Val)
The Keeper by S.L. Armstrong & K. Piet, Storm Moon Press — 4.5 stars (TJ)
Public Lives, Private Pleasures by Adrianna Dane, Loose Id — 4.5 stars (Buda)
Home by Dawn Kimberly Johnson, Dreamspinner Press — 4.5 stars (Jenre)
Pasion’s Dream by Kate Cotoner, Torquere Books — 4.5 stars (Val)
Best Laid Plans by Cassie Stevens, Amber Allure — 4.5 stars (StaceyR)
Have Hope by Emily Moreton, Torquere Books — 4.5 stars (TJ)

September 2010

Match Maker by Alan Chin, Dreamspinner Press — 5+ stars DIK (Victor J. Banis)
Home is the Sailor by Lee Rowan, Bristlecone Pine Press — 5 stars (Aunt Lynn)
Maurice (film) Director James Ivory — 5 stars (NathanV)
Song on the Sand by Ruth Sims, Untreed Reads — 5 stars (Victor J. Banis)
Dark Waters by Chris Quinton, Ellora’s Cave — 5 stars (StaceyR)
Sonoran Heat by Katrina Strauss, Amber Allure — 5 stars (Aunt Lynn)
Love Most Inconvenient by D.J. Manly, Liquid Silver Books — 5 stars (TJ)
Summer Song by Louise Blaydon, Dreamspinner Press — 5 stars (Aunt Lynn)
The Lonely War by Alan Chin, Zumaya Boundless — 5 stars (Victor J. Banis)
Talker by Amy Lane, Dreamspinner Press — 5 stars (Wave)
Anagama Fires by Sarah Black, Dreamspinner Press — 5 stars (John)
Almost Heaven by Kimberly Gardner — Loose Id — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Another Border by K.I.L. Kenny, Torquere Books — 4.75 stars (Jenre)
The First Real Thing by Cat Grant, Ellora’s Cave — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Working on the Railroad by Deirdre O’Dare, Amber Allure — 4.75 stars (Val)
Resistance by L.M. Turner, Loose Id — 4.75 stars (Wave)
Unconventional by T.C. Blue, Torquere Books — 4.75 stars (Jenre)
In the Flesh by Ethan Stone, Dreamspinner Press — 4.75 stars — (Budajsguy)
Fall of a State by Kate Cotoner, Dreamspinner Press — 4.75 stars (Val)
My Life In Your Hands by A.R. Moler, Torquere Books — 4.5 stars (Lily)
Winston Quirk by Martin Delacroix, Torquere Books — 4.5 stars (Val)
El Cedral by Kiernan Kelly, Torquere Books — 4.5. stars (Aunt Lynn)
A Demon Inside by Rick R. Reed, MLR Press — 4.5 stars (Budajsguy)
Caught by Surprise by L.D. Madison, Loose Id — 4.5 stars (Wave)
On Call: Crossroads by P.D. Singer, Torquere Books — 4.5 stars (Jenre)
Tuluscan Six and the Time Circle by Anne Brooke, Amber Allure — 4.5 stars (Val)
Trinity Trespass by Val Kovalin, Loose Id — 4.5 stars (Jenre)
Chain-Male by Angelia Sparrow and Naomi Brooks, Amber Allure — 4.5 stars (StaceyR)
Why Nileas Loved The Sea by Ariel Tachna, Dreamspinner Press (Wave)
Taction and Army Green by J. Rocco, Torquere Books — 4.5 stars (Jenre)
Tommy’s Blind Date by Anne Brooke, Amber Allure — 4.5 stars (Wave)
The Swap by Devon Rhodes, Amber Allure — 4.5 stars (TJ)
Bewitched by Bella’s Brother by Amy Lane, Dreamspinner Press — 4.5 stars (Jenre)
Rough Draft by Chris Owen and Jodi Payne, Torquere Books — 4.5 stars (TJ)
A Deadly Deception by J.P. Bowie, MLR Press — 4.5 stars (Aunt Lynn)
The Lion of Kent by Aleksandr Voinov and Kate Cotoner, Carina Press — 4.5 stars (Jenre)