ARC Review: Analog to Digital by Posy Roberts

Title: Analog to Digital (2016 Advent Calendar – Bah Humbug) Author: Posy Roberts Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Publication Date: December 1, 2016 Genre: Contemporary, M/M Romance Format: eBook Page Count: 39 Rating: 4 Stars   synopsis For years, Ethan and Toby have said they’ll never marry, despite Ethan’s secret wishes. So leaving sunny California for snowy Minnesota to witness […]

ARC Review: Hunt the Dawn by Abbie Roads

Title: Hunt the Dawn (Fatal Dreams, #2) Author: Abbie Roads Publisher: SOURCEBOOKS Casablanca Expected Release Date: December 6, 2016 Genre: Paranormal Romance, Romantic Suspense Format: eBook, Paperback Page Count: 352 Rating: 2.75 Stars   synopsis “Dark and delicious.”—Kerrelyn Sparks, New York Times bestselling author on Race the Darkness Out of darkness and danger You can’t hide your secrets […]

ARC Review: Wrapped Together by Annabeth Albert

Title: Wrapped Together (Portland Heat, #5) Author: Annabeth Albert Publisher: Lyrical Shine, Kensington Books Expected Publishing Date: December 6, 2016 Genre: Contemporary, M/M Romance Format: eBook Page Count: 112 Rating: 3 Stars   synopsis In the bustling restaurants, shops, and cafés of Portland, Oregon, things really heat up for the hard-working men behind the scenes when the holidays come […]

ARC Review: Wolf Unleashed by Paige Tyler

Title: Wolf Unleashed (SWAT, #5) Author: Paige Tyler Publisher: SOURCEBOOKS Casablanca Expected Release Date: December 6, 2016 Genre: Paranormal, Romantic Suspense Format: eBook, Paperback Page Count: 352 Rating: 3 Stars   synopsis “A SWAT team of hunky werewolves? I think I have an emergency NOW!!” —Kerrelyn Sparks, New York Times bestselling author for In the Company of […]

ARC Review: More Than Friends by Jody Holford

Title: More Than Friends (Kendrick Place, #1) Author: Jody Holford Publisher: Bliss, Entangled Publishing Expected Publishing Date: December 5, 2016 Genre: Contemporary, Romance Format: eBook, Paperback Page Count: 216 Rating: 2.75 Stars   synopsis Owen Burnett planned on a quiet, easygoing Christmas, hanging out with his best friend and neighbor, Gabby Michaelson. So when his mom pressures […]

ARC Review: Wound Tight by Tessa Bailey

Title: Wound Tight (Made in Jersey #4) Author: Tessa Bailey Publisher: Brazen, Entangled Publishing Expected Publishing Date: December 5, 2016 Genre: Contemporary, Romance Format: eBook, Paperback Rating: 3.25 Stars   synopsis A sexy new M/M romance from New York Times Bestselling author Tessa Bailey When CEO Renner Bastion walks into a room, everyone keeps their distance. Well, […]

Gun Control

Originally posted on Trans Fiction Week:
JL Merrow takes over the chair this evening for some sharp words to those who think diversity isn’t part of their writing toolkit! *** Trans fiction. What is it, really? Okay, there’s an obvious answer: fiction which has trans characters in it. But does it have to be about…

Book Review: Once in a Snowstorm by Ofelia Gränd

Title: Once in a Snowstorm (Nortown, #1) Author: Ofelia Gränd Publisher: Beaten Track Publishing Release Date: December 8, 2015 Genre: Contemporary, Romance Format: eBook Page Count: 102 Rating: 2 Stars   synopsis Daring a snowstorm might not be the smartest thing Aiden has ever done, but he can’t stand being in his flat a moment longer. With only […]

ARC Review: First Step Forward by Liora Blake

Title: First Step Forward (Grand Valley, #1) Author: Liora Blake Publisher: Pocket Books Expected Publication Date: November 29, 2016 Genre: Contemporary, Romance Format: eBook, Paperback Page Count: 384 Rating: 4 Stars   synopsis Pro-football player Cooper Lowry is off the field and into some trouble—in the form of a very alluring, very free-spirited apple orchard owner named Whitney Reed—in […]

ARC Review: Love on Tap by Judi Lynn

Title: Love on Tap (A Mill Pond romance) Author: Judi Lynn Publisher: Lyrical Shine, Kensington Books Expected Publishing Date: November 22, 2016 Genre: Contemporary, Romance Format: eBook, Paperback Page Count: 256 Rating: 2.5 Stars   synopsis There’s a different rhythm to life in small-town Mill Pond, Indiana. And with the easy pace come friendships that are built to last […]