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Julie Lynn Hayes
13 September 2014 @ 11:54 pm


Valley of Shadows
Author: Phoenix Emrys
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
American release date: July 23, 2010
Format/Genre/Length: E-book/M/M Paranormal Romance/290 pages
Overall Personal Rating: ★★★★★


Ellery Joyce James is a literary success—copies of his latest bestseller are flying off the shelves. His exuberant agent Max—short for Maxima—is dying to know what Ellery is working on now, but he isn’t talking. Largely because he hasn’t started it yet, something he’s not about to share with Max.Collapse )
 
 
Julie Lynn Hayes
10 August 2014 @ 03:56 pm





Hero Worship
Author: Phoenix Emrys
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
American release date: June 8, 2014
Format/Genre/Length: Novel/M/M Contemporary Romance/213 pages
Overall Personal Rating: ★★★★ ★


High School can either make you or break you. Back in the day, Doug “King” Fisher was ruler of all he surveyed—the cock of the walk. White Knight par excellence, he led his band of faithful followers, the Knights of Right. Their mission was to protect the weak and downtrodden, to vanquish bullies. It’s 1975 and school has just ended. King is officially done with high school, having graduated. Time to go. When he hears the familiar sound of bullying, he cannot help but intervene, and protects a helpless young man with pretty blue eyes, by the name of Barry. Then he moves on, realizing to his chagrin that their paths shall never cross again.Collapse )
 
 
Julie Lynn Hayes
31 July 2014 @ 10:27 pm



Heart Knot Mine
Author: Lily Velden
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
American release date: May 1, 2014
Format/Genre/Length: Novel/M/M Contemporary Romance/236 pages
Overall Personal Rating: ★★★★ ★

Noah Daniels’ love life is—to put it mildly—unsatisfactory. None of the women he’s been dating really do it for him, but he doesn’t know why. None of them strikes a spark inside of him. What’s the matter with him? His brother Mitch and his wife Miranda have spark—in spades. Noah wants what they have. Why can’t he have it too?Collapse )
 
 
Julie Lynn Hayes
26 July 2014 @ 04:58 pm


Sweet Giordan, Please Remember
Author: Raine O’Tierney
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
American release date: March 28, 2014
Format/Genre/Length: Novel/M/M Contemporary Romance/89 pages
Overall Personal Rating: ★★★★★

Giordan Stone remembers his name and nothing else. His life is a mystery to him. He woke in a hospital after five years in a coma, and then again seven years later, when they found him seriously ill, living under a bridge.Collapse )
 
 
Julie Lynn Hayes


First Mission (The Enforcer’s Series #3)
Author: Ravon Silvius
Publisher: eXtasy Books
American release date: September 15, 2013
Format/Genre/Length: E-book/M/M Steampunk Romance/112 pages
Overall Personal Rating: ★★★★★

Kenneth and Thorn have been training to assume their new roles as enforcers. Kenneth’s final spell entails learning how to rob a mage of his magic for a short time. Typically such a spell would benefit the mage’s lifemate. But as Thorn is talentless, apparently this does not hold true in this case.Collapse )
 
 
 
Julie Lynn Hayes
19 July 2014 @ 11:18 pm




Heart of the Pines
Author: Jon Keys
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
American release date: November 20, 2013
Format/Genre/Length: Novel/M/M Contemporary Romance/53pages
Overall Personal Rating: ★★★★ (4.5)


Christmas is coming, and Wade is helping out his older friend, Chris, at his Christmas tree farm. Life isn’t easy for either one of them. Wade’s lover, Jeff, moved out, leaving Wade stuck with a retail cooking establishment that really isn’t his thing, when all he really wants to do is cook. Chris is facing his first Christmas alone since the death of his beloved wife, Mary.Collapse )
 
 
Julie Lynn Hayes
03 July 2014 @ 05:36 pm


High Concept
Author: Whitley Grey
Publisher: Loose ID LLC
American release date: September 9, 2013
Format/Genre/Length: Novel/M/M Mystery/329 pages
Overall Personal Rating: ★★★★ ★


Beck Stryker is a detective with the Denver PD. He recently lost his partner, Danny, and the wound is still fresh. As is his shoulder injury, although he doesn’t complain, just grins and bears it. He has stayed close to Danny’s widow, Marybeth, and their two sons. He’s the only father figure the boys have left. But not close enough to reveal the truth to Marybeth—that Beck is gay—and neither is he out at work, although Danny knew, and never judged him for it.Collapse )
 
 
Julie Lynn Hayes
22 June 2014 @ 12:22 pm


Secret Chemistry
Author: Chris T. Kat
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
American release date: January 10, 2013
Format/Genre/Length: Novel/M/M Paranormal Romance/220 pages
Overall Personal Rating: ★★★★★


At the tender age of thirteen, Tim is a responsible young man who loves his siblings, especially his little brother Robin, who is only one. Tim and his family are all werewolves. His father, Ralf, is the alpha of their pack. But trouble is brewing one day when Ralf is away from home and Tim’s mother Paula is confronted by other pack members over the issue of hybrid pups. Some wolves think they are abominations and the pups that result from such unions should be killed.Collapse )
 
 
Julie Lynn Hayes
14 June 2014 @ 10:32 am


Until Thanksgiving
Author: Michael Rupured
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
American release date: December 16, 2012
Format/Genre/Length: Novel/M/M Contemporary Romance/232 pages
Overall Personal Rating: ★★★★★


When did Josh Freeman’s sex life degenerate into anonymous sex at the local adult bookstore? Maybe when his longtime lover, Ben, needed to take a playmate on the side. Josh goes into a tailspin, but his best friend, and long ago girlfriend, Linda, keeps telling him he needs to take his company’s job offer and move out of Lexington, Kentucky and into the nation’s capital. Finally, Josh agrees.Collapse )
 
 
Julie Lynn Hayes
12 June 2014 @ 05:40 pm


The Exam (The Enforcer’s Series #2)
Author: Ravon Silvius
Publisher: eXtasy Books
American release date: May 1, 2013
Format/Genre/Length: E-book/M/M Steampunk Romance/121 pages
Overall Personal Rating: ★★★★★

Kenneth and Thorn have decided to become Enforcers. But it isn’t as simple as some might think. They must be tested and found worthy. Which is why they find themselves at the Victeni mansion.Collapse )