Review: Owned by the Sea by L.M. Somerton

owned by the sea

Rating: 4.25 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Jonty Trelawn’s whole world changed after one awful voyage on his family’s yacht. Fierce storms and turbulent seas wrecked the boat and he was the only survivor. Unable to cope with the reminders of his parents and sister, Jonty sold nearly all […]

Review: Blindsided by T.A. Chase and Devon Rhodes

Blindsided

Rating: 3.5 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Liam is a closeted professional rugby player who’s just been traded to the Melbourne club. He has no family or friends there, so he’s making friends where he can—on the beach. Matty’s a professional lifeguard on Melbourne’s beaches. He couldn’t miss the […]

Audiobook Review: Tender Mercies by Eli Easton

Tender Mercies Audio

Story Rating: 4.5 stars Audio Rating: 4.75 stars Narrator: Will Tulin Length: 8 hours, 28 minutes Audiobook Buy Links: Amazon/Audible | iBooks Book Buy Links: Amazon | iBooks This is a second book in the Men of Lancaster County series, but is fully enjoyable as a standalone. Eddie Graber is at a crossroads. His love […]

Audiobook Review: Red Fish, Dead Fish by Amy Lane

Red Fish Dead fish

Story Rating: 4.75 stars Audio Rating: 5 stars Narrator: Greg Tremblay Length: 11 hours, 48 minutes Audiobook Buy Links: Amazon/Audible | iBooks Book Buy Links: Amazon | iBooks Red Fish, Dead Fish is the second book in the Fish Out of Water series and should be enjoyed in order. PI Jackson Rivers and stuffy lawyer Ellery […]

Review: Wheels and Heels by Jaime Samms

Wheels and Heels

Rating: 4.25 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Ira is a genderqueer man living in Toronto; he’s a miniatures artist, sculptor, and dancer—though most of his dance gigs are burlesque. Ira’s not proud of it, but it pays the bills. Getting into exotic dancing wasn’t the best plan, especially since […]

Review: Kelpie Blue by Mell Eight

Kelpie BLue

Rating: 4.25 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel I chose this book for Paranormal Week at Joyfully Jay because I hadn’t ever read a book featuring a kelpie as a main character. It’s mostly a YA romance, but also an adventure and family drama. Rin and his mother settled in […]

Review: Dragon’s Lair by Daniela Jeffries

Dragon's Lair

Rating: 2.5 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novella Clinical psychologist Noire Scarlett works for the criminal justice system of California, evaluating inmates and the accused to make recommendations for sentencing and parole. He’s been assigned to meet weekly with Dragonfly Lawson, an incarcerated drug kingpin from Los Angeles, to determine […]

Audiobook Review: The Soldati Prince by Charlie Cochet

Soldati Prince

Story Rating: 4.5 stars Audio Rating: 5 stars Narrator: Manuel Pombo Length: 3 hours, 28 minutes Audiobook Buy Links: Amazon/Audible | iBooks Book Buy Links: Amazon | iBooks Riley Murrough is living his life quietly, working in a coffee shop and wondering if he’ll ever use his art degree, when he’s accosted by face-melting demons at […]