Category: Contemporary

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…

The Making of Matt by Nicola Haken

Title: The Making of Matt (Souls of the Knight #3)Author: Nicola HakenGenre: RomancePublisher: Amazon/Nicola HakenHeat Level:  Overall Rating: Synopsis via GoodReads: Matt Carter, self-proclaimed sex-god and drummer for world renowned Souls of the Knight, didn’t have the time or inclination for planning his future, preferring to fill his days with music, women and alcohol. He didn’t want or need anything else…

Caulky by KM Neuhold

Title: Caulky (Four Bears Construction #1)Author: KM NeuholdGenre: RomancePublisher: Amazon/KM NeuholdHeat Level:  Overall Rating: Synopsis via GoodReads: Ren is in desperate need of a rebound fling. Lucky for him, the smoking hot contractor he hired has just the tool for the job. The last thing I want is another relationship or another broken heart. All I need are my bees and…

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…

Loser Takes All (Upending Tad, Vol. 1) by Kora Knight

Title: Loser Takes All (Upending Tad, Vol. 1) Author: Kora Knight Length: 63 Pages Genre: Romance Publisher: Kora Knight Heat Level: Overall Rating: Synopsis: Tad’s weekend started out like any other: hitting a college frat party with a handful of buddies. But just as the evening hits its peak, things get up-ended fast. Ditched by his drunken, trolling friends, Tad…

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.…

Chase in Shadow by Amy Lane

Title: Chase in Shadow Author: Amy Lane Length: 320 Pages Genre: Romance Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Heat Level:   Moderate Overall Rating:  3.5  hearts Synopsis: Chase Summers: Golden boy. Beautiful girlfriend, good friends, and a promising future. Nobody knows the real Chase. Chase Summers has a razor blade to his wrist and the smell of his lover’s goodbye clinging to his skin.…