Contemporary · diverse characters · lgbtqia content · mystery · own voices author · suspense

REVIEW: This Town Sleeps by Dennis E. Staples

The Official Description: On an Ojibwe reservation called Languille Lake, within the small town of Geshig at the hub of the rez, two men enter into a secret romance. Marion Lafournier, a mid-twenties gay Ojibwe man, begins a relationship with his former classmate Shannon, a heavily closeted white man obsessed with his image as a… Continue reading REVIEW: This Town Sleeps by Dennis E. Staples

diverse characters · lgbtqia content · sci-fi / fantasy · suspense

Earnest Ink by Alex Hall

BOOK BLAST Book Title: Earnest Ink Author: Alex Hall Publisher: Nine Star Press Published: October 14, 2019 Cover Artist: Natasha Snow Genre/s: Queer Spec Fic, Sci-Fi/Fantasy, Thriller/Suspense Trope/s: Found family Themes: Mystery/adventure Heat Rating: 1 flame Orientation: Asexual, Pansexual Identity: Cisgender, Trans Warning: Depictions of Trauma, Blood, Violence, Murder, Eating disorders, Body hatred, Transphobia, PTSD,… Continue reading Earnest Ink by Alex Hall

bdsm · Contemporary · diverse characters · giveaway · lgbtqia content · mental health · MM romance · suspense

New Release: The Things We Hide At Home by Nem Rowan! Includes My Review!

THE THINGS WE HIDE AT HOME by Nem Rowan is released today, on January 25th, and we are celebrating that with a release blitz! The things we hide at home is a kink-positive BDSM-themed MM Romance with a side order of Thriller. Confident trans man Tenny meets shy older David at a fetish club and… Continue reading New Release: The Things We Hide At Home by Nem Rowan! Includes My Review!

Contemporary · diverse characters · MM romance · romance · sci-fi / fantasy · suspense

REVIEW: Hathonatum by Taylin Clavelli

BLOG TOUR Book Title: Hathonatum Author: Taylin Clavelli Publisher: MLR Press Genre/s: Science Fiction, Contemporary M/M, Interracial (Alien/Human), Inter-dimensional, Reincarnation. Multi-Verse, Historical elements. Heat Rating: 3 – 4 flames Length: 89 000 words The story can be read as a standalone. It is the first book in the Pelethus Series. The next book involves different… Continue reading REVIEW: Hathonatum by Taylin Clavelli

Contemporary · mental health · MM romance · suspense

REVIEW: Damaged Hearts (#1 The Boys of Venice Beach) by Jan St. Marcus

The Official Description: When 19-year-old military veteran Brandon Hawkins is attacked on Venice Beach by a gang of frat boys, he is saved by Michelangelo Curtis, a passerby. Michelangelo was roaming the boardwalk grieving the death of his twin brother six months earlier. The two men’s unexpected encounter forges a strong bond between the damaged… Continue reading REVIEW: Damaged Hearts (#1 The Boys of Venice Beach) by Jan St. Marcus

historical · lgbtqia content · mystery · sequel · suspense

REVIEW: Boiling Over by Thea McAlistair

The Official Description: On the run from trumped-up murder charges, Alex Dawson and his boyfriend Sev settle in a small town in Vermont on the recommendation of Sev’s mob-boss cousin Bella. Chickadee is so tiny that it has only one major employer in the depths of the Great Depression: Trask & Co. Maple Sugar Mill. It’s… Continue reading REVIEW: Boiling Over by Thea McAlistair

Contemporary · lgbtqia content · mental health · own voices author · Paranormal · suspense

REVIEW: Testament by Jose Nateras

The Official Description: Gabe Espinosa, is trying to dig himself out of the darkness. Struggling with the emotional fallout of a breakup with his ex-boyfriend, Gabe returns to his job at The Rosebriar Room; the fine dining restaurant at the historic Sentinel Club Chicago Hotel. Already haunted by the ghosts of his severed relationship, he’s… Continue reading REVIEW: Testament by Jose Nateras

Contemporary · general fiction · mental health · sci-fi / fantasy · suspense

REVIEW: The Subjects by Sarah Hopkins

The Official Description: As we got closer I could see behind the sandstone a curved concrete building: a purpose-built structure. But still no fence, no wire. Not a bar in sight. For this, I’d been told that morning, I should be grateful. This was a ‘lifeline…a last chance’. That is what the judge said. Daniel is… Continue reading REVIEW: The Subjects by Sarah Hopkins

5 stars · Dystopian · lgbtqia content · sci-fi / fantasy · sequel · suspense · young adult

REVIEW: The Electric Heir by Victoria Lee is Remarkable

The Official Description: Six months after Noam Álvaro helped overthrow the despotic government of Carolinia, the Atlantians have gained citizenship, and Lehrer is chancellor. But despite Lehrer’s image as a progressive humanitarian leader, Noam has finally remembered the truth that Lehrer forced him to forget—that Lehrer is responsible for the deadly magic infection that ravaged Carolinia.… Continue reading REVIEW: The Electric Heir by Victoria Lee is Remarkable

Contemporary · lgbtqia content · mystery · polyamory · sequel · suspense

REVIEW: Body Parts and Mind Games (County Durham Quad #4) by Jude Tresswell

The Official Description: Organ trafficking, types of attraction and far-right nationalism are ingredients in this tale about Mike, Ross, Raith and Phil, a gay polyamorous quad who live in North-East England. Phil is a surgeon in Warbridge Hospital. A patient's organs are harvested illegally. Are Phil's colleagues involved? Detective Nick Seabrooke returns to Warbridge to… Continue reading REVIEW: Body Parts and Mind Games (County Durham Quad #4) by Jude Tresswell

MM romance · Paranormal · romance · suspense

REVIEW: I Buried a Witch by Josh Lanyon

The Official Description: official description Just the facts: M/M partnership, Magical Character married to a non-magical, murder mystery, the continuation of series Cosmo and his Police Commissioner are back on the trail of a killer but secrets have a way of breaking things... and marriages... apart! - Kinzie Things My thoughts bit: Say hello to the… Continue reading REVIEW: I Buried a Witch by Josh Lanyon

FF romance · lgbtqia content · Paranormal · sequel · suspense

REVIEW: Shadows And Dreams by Alexis Hall

The Official Description: I like my women like I like my whiskey: liable to kill me. The two parts of being a paranormal private investigator I could really do without are being forced to eat bananas by an animated statue with a potassium fixation, and being put on trial for murder by a self-appointed council of… Continue reading REVIEW: Shadows And Dreams by Alexis Hall