Category: Angst

High Heat by Annabeth Albert (Hotshots #2)

Title: High Heat (Hotshots #2) Author: Annabeth Albert Genre: Romance Publisher: Carina Press Heat: 2 Flames Rating: 3 Hearts Synopsis via GoodReads: Smoke jumping is Garrick Nelson’s life. Nothing, not severe injuries nor the brutal physical therapy that follows, is going to stop him from getting back with his crew. But when a lost dog shows up on his front…

Top Secret by Sarina Bowen & Elle Kennedy

Title: Top SecretAuthor: Sarina Bowen & Elle KennedyGenre: RomancePublisher: AmazonHeat Level:   4 FlamesOverall Rating: 4.5 hearts Synopsis via GoodReads:     LobsterShorts, 21Jock. Secretly a science geek. Hot AF.LobsterShorts: So. Here goes. For her birthday, my girlfriend wants…a threesome.SinnerThree: Then you’ve come to the right hookup app.LobsterShorts: Have you done this sort of thing before? With another guy?SinnerThree: All the time.…

To Touch You (Fated Mates #4)

Title: To Touch You (Fated Mates #4)Author: Cardeno CGenre: RomancePublisher: The Romance AuthorsHeat Level:   2 FlamesOverall Rating: 3..maybe 3.5 hearts Synopsis via GoodReads: “His name is Salvatore Rossi. He’s a vampire. And he’s my true mate.” By not relying on anyone except himself, Salvatore Rossi escaped a dead-end existence and reached the height of corporate success. But just when he has…

Unscripted by JR Gray

Title: UnscriptedAuthor: JR GrayGenre: RomancePublisher: Amazon/JR GrayHeat Level:  Overall Rating: Synopsis via GoodReads: Movie star 101: A smile hides all pain. Quellcrist King has been playing a part his entire life. The more famous he becomes, the more he hides. The only person he ever let see the real him rose with him from nothing to the very top. They…

The Rebel by Raleigh Ruebins (Red’s Tavern #2)

Title: The Rebel by Raleigh Ruebins (Red’s Tavern #2)Author: Raleigh RuebinsGenre: RomancePublisher: Amazon/Raleigh RuebinsHeat Level:  Overall Rating: 3.5 hearts Synopsis via GoodReads:  Everyone wants to be with an adult film star.They clearly don’t know Liam Hardy like I do. Red:At first Liam was just a regular at the bar, and I was the clueless cowboy bartender keeping his glass full… then…

Free Hand by EM Lindsey

Title: Free Hand (Irons & Works #1) Author: E.M. Lindsey Genre: Romance Publisher: Amazon/EM Lindsey Heat Level:  2 Flames Overall Rating: 3 Hearts Summary via GoodReads: Derek Osbourne’s life is mostly quiet. A routine that keeps him functioning, a job as a tattoo artist that keeps his rent paid and food in his belly, and if he’s alone through it well,…

Sutphin Boulevard (Five Boroughs #1) by Santino Hassell

Title: Sutphin Boulevard (Five Boroughs #1) Author:Santino Hassell Length: 264 Pages Genre: Romance Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Heat Level:  Overall Rating: Synopsis:   Michael Rodriguez and Nunzio Medici have been friends for two decades. From escaping their dysfunctional families in the working-class neighborhood of South Jamaica, Queens to teaching in one of the city’s most queer friendly schools in Brooklyn, the two…

Beneath the Stain by Amy Lane (Complete Novel, 1-7)

Title: Beneath the Stain (Complete Novel, Parts 1-7) Author: Amy Lane Length: 400 Pages Genre: Romance Publisher: Dreamspinner Heat Level:   Sweet & Spicy Overall Rating:   5 glorious hearts Synopsis: In a town as small as Tyson, CA, everybody knew the four brothers with the four different fathers– and their penchant for making good music when they weren’t getting into trouble. For Mackey Sanders, playing in Outbreak…

The First Three Rules (My Brother’s Keeper #1) by Adrienne Wilder

Title: The First Three Rules (My Brother’s Keeper #1) Author: Adrienne Wilder Length: 266 Pages Genre: Romance Publisher: Independent Heat Level:   Sweet & Spicy Overall Rating: 4.5 rounded up to 5 Surprised hearts Synopsis: The town of Gilford has a Big and Terrible secret hidden in the ground. Infecting those it touches. Exploiting their darkness. Consuming their souls. It’s hungry.…

Of Last Resort by Megan Derr

Title: Of Last Resort (Princes of the Blood #1) Author: Megan Derr Length: 235 Pages Genre: Romance/Fantasy Publisher: Less Than Three Press Heat Level:   Sweet & Spicy Overall Rating: 4.5 rounded up to 5 Surprised hearts Synopsis: In a kingdom ravaged by the beasts and terrors of an ancient war, the only hope against them is the army of mixed-blood…