Queer Magick & Fairy Tales by LC Davis #Review #LGBT #Halloween #Paranormal

Melissa reviews books 1 (Queer Magick) and book 2 (Fairy Tales) of LC Davis’s Queer Magick series. Published June 2017. Book 1 An LGBT+ fantasy of apocalyptic proportions. Twenty-something Holden Adams never asked to be the harbinger of the apocalypse, or for the seven lovers who come with the job. All he wanted in Stillwater, Vermont…

Antisocial by Heidi Cullinan #Review #ReleaseDay #LGBTQ #Rafflecopter

Melissa reviews Antisocial by Heidi Cullinan Published August 8th 2017 by Heidi Cullinan, 341 pages. A single stroke can change your world. Xander Fairchild can’t stand people in general and frat boys in particular, so when he’s forced to spend his summer working on his senior project with Skylar Stone, a silver-tongued Delta Sig with a…

Controlled Burn by Erin McLellan #Review #Pre-Release #DebutNovel #College

Melissa reviews Controlled Burn by Erin McLellan Expected publication: August 14th 2017 by Riptide Publishing, 309 pages. At eighteen, Joel Smith’s life fell to pieces. His boyfriend died in a car crash while reading a sext from him, the local newspaper outed them both in the aftermath, and his parents got a divorce. Joel did everything…

Oversight (The Community, #2) by Santino Hassell #Review #Series #Paranormal

Melissa reviews Oversight (The Community, #2) by Santino Hassell Published June 26th 2017 by Riptide Publishing, 242 pages. Spoiler Alert! The following blurb contains spoilers for Insight, book one of The Community. Holden Payne has it all . . . or so he thinks. As heir to the founder of the Community—an organization that finds, protects, and…

On Point (Out of Uniform #3) by Annabeth Albert #Review #Friends-to-lovers #NavySeal

Melissa reviews On Point (Out of Uniform #3) by Annabeth Albert Published June 5th 2017 by Carina Press, 320 pages. Never fall for your best friend… Pushing thirty, with his reenlistment looming, decorated navy sniper Maddox Horvat is taking a long look at what he really wants in life. And what he wants is Ben Tovey. It…

Salvation (The Protectors, #2) by Sloane Kennedy, Joel Leslie (Narrator) #Review #Series #Dark

Melissa reviews Salvation (The Protectors, #2) by Sloane Kennedy Audiobook, Published May 1st 2017 by Sloane Kennedy.  7hrs 56min Trauma surgeon Ronan Grisham lost everything the day the man he loved was stolen from him in a brutal attack. Driven by a thirst for vengeance, he turns his hatred into building an underground group that can…

The Master Will Appear by L.A. Witt #Review #NewRelease #BDSM #Age-gap

Melissa reviews The Master Will Appear by L.A. Witt Published May 16th 2017 by Self-Published, 364 pages. Dr. Mikhail “Misha” Budnikov takes one look at fellow fencer Ryan O’Connor and instantly knows his type. The undisciplined hothead is all ego with no finesse and even less control. In short, Misha’s pet peeves personified. To put…

Strays (Urban Soul #2) by Garrett Leigh #Review #NewRelease #Series #Stalker

Melissa reviews Strays (Urban Soul #2) by Garrett Leigh Published March 25th 2017 by Riptide Publishing, 249 pages. Work, sleep, work, repeat. Nero’s lonely life suits him just fine until his best friend, Cass, asks him to take on a new apprentice—a beautiful young man who’s never set foot in a professional kitchen. Despite his irritation…

Insight (The Community #1) by Santino Hassell #Review #NewRelease #Series #Paranormal

Melissa reviews Insight (The Community #1) by Santino Hassell. Published March 13th 2017 by Riptide Publishing, 264 pages. Growing up the outcast in an infamous family of psychics, Nate Black never learned how to control his empath abilities. Then after five years without contact, his estranged twin turns up dead in New York City. The…

Rogue Magic by Kit Brisby #BlogTour #LGBT #Review #Giveaway

Melissa reviews Rogue Magic by Kit Brisby Expected publication: January 30th 2017 by Riptide Publishing, 310 pages. A copy of the book was provided by the publisher via NetGalley. While trapped in a stalled subway train on his morning commute, PR rep Byron Cole flirts with Levi, a young waiter with adorable curls. But Byron’s…

Crime Wave ( Jimmy McSwain Files #2) by Adam Carpenter, Joel Leslie (Narrator) #Review #Audio #MurderMystery #Series

Melissa reviews Crime Wave (Jimmy McSwain Files #2) by Adam Carpenter with Joel Leslie (Narrator) Published December 7th 2016 by Linden Corners Press, Length: 7 hrs Jimmy McSwain returns to help his sister’s boyfriend fight a murder charge–and finds he may just have a lead on a cold case. Hell’s Kitchen private investigator Jimmy McSwain returns…

Off Base (Out of Uniform #1) by Annabeth Albert #Review #NavySeal

Melissa reviews Off Base (Out of Uniform #1) by Annabeth Albert Published January 9th 2017 by Carina Press, 304 pages. After trading the barracks for a fixer-upper rental, navy SEAL Zack Nelson wants peace, not a roommate—especially not Pike, who sees things about Zack he most wants to hide. Pike’s flirting puts virgin Zack on edge.…