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Choosing Riley - Sarafin Warriors, #1

This delightful science fiction paranormal romance is a very entertaining introduction to a new series. The combination of futuristic concepts with the very pragmatic heroine is a wonderful combination, especially since she is so adept at c...

4 Stars

Murder on Bamboo Lane - An Officer Ellie Rush Mystery, #1

This mystery story almost has a cozy mystery feel to me, even though it is set in a large city that has a wealth of characters and locations. The focus on a circumscribed area, quirky characters, and the lack of graphic details with respect...

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  • Author: Naomi Hirahara
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * Susp: Mystery, Diverse Books, * Susp: Cozy Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Down the Rabbit Hole

I always love to see that there is a new addition to the exciting series of stories featuring Eve Dallas. J.D. Robb fed my addiction with a compact story that manages to work in all of the futuristic and romantic elements that I enjoy so mu...

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  • Authors: J.D. Robb, Elaine Fox, Mary Blayney, Mary Kay McComas, R.C. Ryan
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * Susp: Action / Thriller, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Jove

Frisk Me - New York's Finest

Who can help being intrigued by a contemporary romance featuring a hunk in uniform? Certainly not me, and this story did a great job of feeding my addiction. Not only is the main character one of a family of policemen, but he is also a humb...

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  • Author: Lauren Layne
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Uniformed Heroes, * Romantic Suspense
  • Publisher: Forever

Grave on Grand Avenue - An Officer Ellie Rush Mystery, #2

This mystery series combines a vivid portrait of the city of Los Angeles with a different perspective of a branch of the police force that provides a unique service to its residents. This, combined with the emphasis on the Asian culture tha...

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  • Author: Naomi Hirahara
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * Susp: Cozy Mystery, * Susp: Mystery, Diverse Books
  • Publisher: Berkley

Clay's Quest - Hawk Point Romances, #3

This sweet story is a quick read that explores the heartbreak of infertility and its effect on a relationship. Clay’s ingenious solution is both self-serving and practical and provides delightfully spicy interludes. I wasn’t thrilled about...

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  • Author: Christi Williams
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * SPICY: HOT Romance, Western, * Under 45k Words
  • Publisher: C. A. Williams

Perilous Promises - Hawk Point Romances, #2

This intriguing contemporary romance gives a glimpse of some of the issues regarding mining and its impact on both the environment and the local economy. The counterpoint of the difficult emotional impact of dealing with a potentially fatal...

4 Stars

Take A Chance On Love - Hawk Point Romances, #1

This contemporary romance has some interesting insights on a service that has pretty far-reaching implications and was thought-provoking. The trials and tribulations of a small business owner added to the pressures of single-parenting make...

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  • Author: Christi Williams
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * SPICY: HOT Romance, Western, Debut Title
  • Publisher: C. A. Williams

Shadow Fall - Tracers, #9

This exciting romantic suspense story is one of those that captures the attention immediately and ratchets up the tension to keep one enthralled throughout the entire journey. The characters are revealed with the author’s usual dexterity, w...

5 Stars

Fat Cat Spreads Out - A Fat Cat Mystery, #2

This cute cozy mystery combines yummy treats and entertaining animals with a murder investigation and the excitement around a fair. Quincy is quite a determined cat, although he does need his freedom to help with the investigation, lol. The...

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  • Author: Janet Cantrell
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * Susp: Cozy Mystery, * Susp: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Primal Force - A K-9 Rescue Novel, #3

This exciting romantic suspense story has a wonderful blend of characters that show unexpected depths. The intensity of Law’s personality and his lack of a filter provides both a touching story and unexpected spots of humor. The gradual exp...

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Mist Revealed - Elemental Desires, #1

This erotic paranormal novella provides an interesting twist on Norse mythology as it intersects with current environmental issues such as climate change. The searing connection that forms between the main characters provides quite a few in...

4 Stars
  • Author: Nancy Corrigan
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Nancy Corrigan

The Family We Make - Finding Family, #2

This compelling m/m romance provides a multi-layered story that explores the idea of acceptance, dealing with the repercussions of decisions, and the various faces of love. There are harsh lessons about the dangers of unprotected sex interm...

5 Stars
  • Author: Kaje Harper
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ
  • Publisher: Kaje Harper

Second Act

This contemporary erotic m/m romance provides an intriguing view of the challenges facing those in the movie industry, even as it chronicles the sizzling relationship that develops between a pair of men with vastly different backgrounds. Br...

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  • Author: Kaje Harper
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ, Seasonal / Holiday
  • Publisher: Kaje Harper

Protector for Hire - Front and Center, #4

This wonderfully entertaining contemporary romantic suspense is an excellent combination of tension, romance, and humor. There are exciting and hair-raising exploits, giggle-inspiring observations, and sensual love scenes, all of which comb...

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Bitter Bite

This intriguing and erotic paranormal romance has deliciously compelling characters who struggle against the sizzling attraction that forms the basis for a ménage a trois. The danger that accompanies the attentions of the vampire Alaric add...

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The Forsaken - FBI Psychics, Collection 1

I am a big fan of stories involving psychic phenomena, and this author definitely feeds my addiction. The astonishingly potent talents wielded by her psychic characters are more than offset by the searingly intense traumas that they undergo...

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Friend or Foe - The Gollywhopper Games

I think that a good children’s book is one that tells an engaging story while encouraging creativity and mental exercise and this book definitely does both. It was entertaining to solve puzzles right along with Zane, and a relief that one c...

5 Stars

Colton Cowboy Protector - The Coltons of Oklahoma, #1

This exciting and sensual romantic suspense tale is a great start to a new series featuring the Oklahoma branch of the Colton family. I am not familiar with the books that are written by multiple authors about other members of this extended...

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Only a Kiss - A Survivors' Club Novel, #6

What a fantastic addition to a remarkable historical romance series! The emotional stories told about the other ‘members’ of the club thus far should have prepared me for the story I have been curious about for so long, despite being mesmer...

5 Stars
  • Author: Mary Balogh
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Historical
  • Publisher: Signet

Knight of Ocean Avenue - A Love in Laguna Novel

I was delighted to learn that Tara Lain was starting a new contemporary m/m romance series because I adore the way she presents the conflicts that her characters face. The sadly prevalent issues facing those who chose to love someone of the...

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Beyond the Cut - The Sinner's Tribe Motorcycle Club, #2

Motorcycle club (MC) romances are set in a world that is very different from those in many of the other romance subgenres, and require an understanding of the culture and organization of the clubs. This author does an excellent job of provi...

4 Stars

Midnight Thunder - Thunder Mountain Brotherhood

It’s always fun to find a romance that is filled with hunky guys, a heartwarming story, and enough loose threads that there will be more tales to follow. This Harlequin Blaze book meets all three criteria, plus it has a couple of four-foote...

4 Stars

The Art of Sinning - The Sinful Suitors, #1

It’s always exciting to discover a new series by this delightful author, and it’s even more fun when some of the characters are connected to other books, because it’s like catching up with old friends. The interconnections between the vario...

4 Stars

Sharp Shootin' Cowboy - Hot Cowboy Nights, #3

This delicious contemporary romance gives a glimpse of both sides of a conservation issue that impacts both wildlife and those trying to make a living by breeding livestock. The journey that each of the main characters take through life is...

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A Touch of Darkness - The Key, #1

This paranormal story provides an imaginative twist on the concept of angels and demons, complete with the requisite conflicts between duty and love, as well as the issues of loyalty and betrayal. Although I sympathize with the challenges t...

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  • Authors: Yelena Casale, Tina Moss
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Supernatural, * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: City Owl Press

Take This Man - Gay Romance Stories

“Take This Man” is an anthology of sixteen short m/m stories, edited by Neil Plakcy, all celebrating the joy to be found in a committed relationship. Whether it is the challenge of discovering whether feelings are reciprocated, such as is d...

4 Stars
  • Author: Neil Plakcy
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Collections & Anthologies, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ
  • Publisher: Cleis Press

Sole Support

This compelling romance story conveys a heartwarming flowering of a connection between two lonely men who are thrown for a loop when circumstances beyond their control force an abrupt halt to their relationship. What fascinates me about thi...

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Viper's Defiant Mate - Sarafin Warriors, #2

This highly entertaining science fiction/paranormal romance combines humor, imagination and contemporary situations in a wonderful mélange. The contrast between highly advanced beings who have wondrous inventions, remarkable shifting abilit...

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The Earl Claims a Bride - The Heirs' Club, #2

This historical romance details a set of unexpected circumstances that give a different perspective on life during this period. The contrast between the constraints that circumscribe Angelina’s life and the alternatives available to her for...

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Home to Cedarwood

This m/m erotic romance addresses some painful issues that remind us how much progress still needs to be made in our society. The hot and cold relationship between Jordan and Colin is a little too inconsistent for my tastes and it seems dif...

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  • Author: Megan Slayer
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Rom: Uniformed Heroes, * SPICY: HOT Romance, * Under 45k Words, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ
  • Publisher: Loose Id LLC

Wicked Embers - A Souls of Fire Novel, #2

This paranormal story blends a variety of mythological paradigms, scientific postulations, and an intriguing combination of beings. The concept of vampires versus elemental fae and a virus that changes the inherent nature of beings added to...

4 Stars
  • Author: Keri Arthur
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: Signet

Spider's Trap - Elemental Assassin, #13

This wonderful urban fantasy continues to mesmerize and entertain with its wonderfully capable kickass heroine and her fascinating coterie of friends and allies. The author’s inventive expansion of the powers available to newly encountered...

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Ghost in the Flames - Fire and Rain, #5

This m/m contemporary erotic romance continues to give tangential glimpses of those who serve by working as firemen or policemen. The history that the two main characters share is troubling and obviously has left its mark on each man, despi...

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Hot Point - Firehawks, #3

This exciting contemporary romantic suspense story is a great addition to the series. There is a nice build-up of both the romance and the danger as the story progresses, and one gets an enlightening picture of the challenges faced by those...

4 Stars

Siren's Call - A Rainshadow Novel, #12

This exciting addition to one of my favorite paranormal series grabs your attention and doesn’t let go as it takes you on a thrill ride that ratchets up with each increasingly fantastical occurrence and ends with a wonderful sense of coming...

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  • Author: Jayne Castle
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Jove

Power Play - Risky Business, #1

This exciting story has two delicious alpha males, a distressingly naïve heroine and some viciously ruthless villains. One should be forewarned that this is definitely a tale that is part of a series and features a happy? for now ending tha...

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  • Author: Tiffany Snow
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary
  • Publisher: Forever

Cat's Lair - Leopard, #6

This impressive paranormal tale is a delicious combination of intense shapeshifter dynamics, action, and romance. Watching Cat’s journey to shed the persona imposed upon her by her horrific past, her ability to recover from betrayal after f...

5 Stars
  • Author: Christine Feehan
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Jove

Wolf Trouble - SWAT, #2

What a fun twist on a paranormal theme! The idea that an elite squad of alpha werewolves can function within the parameters of law enforcement is given a new twist when a female is added to the team and it is entertaining watching the adjus...

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  • Author: Paige Tyler
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Uniformed Heroes, * Rom: Speculative / PNR, * Romantic Suspense
  • Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca

Unjustified Claims - Hidden Wolves, #3

This amazing sensual m/m paranormal series continues to fascinate readers as the fundamental tenets of the werewolf community in this world are revealed and reshaped. I have been a fan of these beings ever since the striking first story, wh...

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  • Author: Kaje Harper
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ
  • Publisher: MLR Press,LLC

Fields of Wrath - A Renshai Novel

This complex fantasy novel continues a saga about a wonderfully fascinating group of beings, each with their inculcated paradigms which are often diametrically opposed. Communication, or rather, the lack thereof, plays a key role in this st...

4 Stars

One Night with a Billionaire - Billionaire Boys Club Novel, #6

This steamy contemporary romance captured my attention from the start, particularly because the heroine was a person with a healthy curvy shape. Despite the fact that one can predict the inevitable results, the journey is mesmerizing and it...

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  • Author: Jessica Clare
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary
  • Publisher: Berkley

Second Chance Summer - Cedar Ridge, #1

This contemporary romance has a wonderful cast of characters and immerses the reader in a small town with beautiful scenery but its share of tragedy. The complex history that ties the main characters together is heart-wrenching and definite...

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Unexpected Demands - Hidden Wolves, #2

This series continues to detail the exploits of a very special werewolf pack that threatens to disrupt all of the long-held traditions, although objectors are willing to destroy the pack rather than accept the change. This particular story...

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  • Author: Kaje Harper
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: HOT Romance, Gay / Lesbian / GLBTQ, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: MLR Press,LLC

Call on Me - A Loving on the Edge Novel, #8

This compelling series continues to enthrall, ensnare and entertain, while providing plenty of heat, emotion and new favorites to fall in love with. I love the contrast between outward images and inner personalities that is particularly hig...

5 Stars
  • Author: Roni Loren
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: HOT Romance, * Contemporary
  • Publisher: Berkley

Watercolor Fairy Art - How to Bring Your Fairy Realm Art to Life

This beautifully detailed guide is both an inspiration and an educational tool that will stimulate the imagination. The explanation for which materials to use and how they affect the finished picture are invaluable to a novice and probably...

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Dirty Kiss

This intense mystery combines suspense, eroticism, and a glimpse of an exotic culture that is distressingly intolerant of gays yet has developed elaborate systems of coping. The scars that each of the main characters bear, whether visible o...

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Pursued by the Rich Rancher - Diamonds in the Rough

This contemporary romance combines the excitement of a western ranch with a poignant look at the power exerted by family. The contrast between a family that wants to hide the less than perfect members and a family that will do anything beca...

4 Stars

For Your Love - A Blessings Novel

This lovely contemporary novel is both inspirational and romantic, even as it blends a touch of whimsy and realism. The characters are deftly presented, and even though this book is part of a series, there is absolutely no problem getting d...

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Unacceptable Risk

This is a mesmerizing introduction to a complex society that has very rigid rules which are sometimes unfathomable to humans as well as objectionable to some of its members. The gradual development of a relationship between two apparently d...

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