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~Release Day Review~Devour (Unbreakable Bonds #4) by Jocelynn Drake & Rinda Elliott~

 

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Authors: Jocelynn Drake & Rinda Elliott
Series: Unbreakable Bonds #4
Release Date: April 28, 2017
Page Count: 249 pages
Genre(s): M/M, Contemporary Romance
Reviewer: ~Judith~
Rating: 5 Stars out of 5

~Blurb~

Ian Pierce is the chef and part owner of the hottest restaurant in Cincinnati, his chosen family is full of happy relationships, and the scruffy, snarky cop who has been haunting his dreams is one step closer to being in his bed. But everything comes crashing down when the past he narrowly escaped nine years ago comes to a deadly head.

Hollis Banner was enamored of Ian at first sight. He’s kept his distance, knowing the gorgeous, self-confident man is out of his league. Yet there’s no standing aside when Boris Jagger escapes a raid. Jagger’s world has been nearly destroyed and this time, the crime boss is coming after Ian and his friends personally.

Hollis will do whatever it takes to keep Ian safe as they escape to a safe house with a couple of Ian’s overprotective friends. And Ian finds himself in a race to unlock painful memories—memories containing information that could take down the very last of Jagger’s illegal operations forever.

Trigger warning: Flashbacks to abuse could be possible triggers for some.


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by Jocelynn Drake &  Rinda Elliott

*****5 Stars*****

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To say that this was one of my most anticipated reads, so far, this year is an understatement.

I’ve been dying to read Ian’s story and it didn’t disappoint.

I might even have to bump Jude and Snow(just a bit) because Hollis and Ian are my absolute favorite couple in this series…they were everything I hoped they’d be.

Ever since he met Ian…Hollis has been captivated by Ian.

So when he gets the chance to finally end Ian’s nightmares and bring Boris Jagger to justice he doesn’t hesitate.But things don’t always go as planned and with Jagger still, at large the men must think of another way to entrap him.

Hollis and Ian and Rowe and Noah are sent to a ‘safe’ house and this is when Hollis and Ian can finally have time together and give in to their explosive attraction to each other.

And it was definitely worth the wait…these two are seriously hot together.

“You’re so goddamn gorgeous, you steal my breath away,” Hollis said, bending to lick the water from Ian’s neck.”I’m glad the other two left because we are gonna make some noise.”

 With time running out, Ian knows he must confront his past and remember things he’s tried to forget.

These men made his heart beat with strength, with courage…with love and acceptance.

Ian’s story, at the hands of Jagger, was heartbreaking to read but he showed such strength of character as the painful memories slowly came back to him.


This is a unique series!

A connection between four men that goes way beyond friendship.

They find love, experience loss and heartbreak but are always there for each other and, without a doubt…

…the bond between them is unbreakable…

A highly recommended series!

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~Review~The Struggle Within by Tyler May~

 

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Author: Tyler May
Publisher: Tyler May Books
Release Date: April 22, 2017
Genre(s): M/M, Contemporary Romance
Reviewer: ~Judith~
Rating: 4 Stars out of 5

 ~Blurb~

Through Ryan’s trials, there are three different perspectives: a best friend watching from the outside, a lover desperate to get in, and his own mind.
His struggles were theirs. He just didn’t know it.
A tragic accident changed Dr. Ryan Jacobs’ life and freed him from a past he thought he’d never escape, but with that freedom came the realization: he could escape the man, but would be bound to the torturous battle within his mind. Fighting for control of his thoughts, he lived recklessly in a life of addiction and the next good time. Wearing a mask of deception, and hiding it beautifully behind his playboy ways, he fooled himself into thinking this was the real him, but he couldn’t fool everyone.
Dr. Michael Jonas considered Ryan more than just a friend, he was his family. With the support of his wife, Michael held Ryan’s hand, listened to him cry, and helped him through the hardest events of his life. He could see through the fake smiles and playboy attitude, seeing his best friend for the man he really was. After Michael’s wife had given birth to their first child, Michael vowed never to let pain affect his family again, Ryan included. But Michael carried his own burdens and watching Ryan struggle was harder than he thought. It tore him apart, silently, until there was only one choice. Save his best friend before it was too late.
As a high-powered attorney, Jayson Alexander thrived on easy thrills both in his professional and personal life, but when his heart broke the rules, he had no choice but to break it and run from the pain. Obsessive about controlling his own life, he set goals and rules and tried to ensure his own happiness, but life had a different plan. So he sought out answers and took on a case that would eventually change everything. He was drawn to Ryan from the moment he laid eyes on him. With a magnetic connection he couldn’t deny, he found Ryan irresistible, but he found out quickly the connection was more than physical. Jayson wanted Ryan, but how could he fight the demons Ryan’s mind was creating and stop them from pushing him away?
Ryan built a force field around his heart, vowing after that tragic day, no man would be allowed close enough to ever hurt him again, but with the support of his best friend and the man he loved, could Ryan beat The Struggle Within once and for all?

Due to strong sexual content and language, The Struggle Within is intended for mature readers 18 years of age or over.
Trigger warning: The Struggle Within may contain a subject matter that is sensitive to some readers as it deals with domestic abuse, self-harm, and addictive behavior. The author asks that the reader please take these warnings seriously and requests discretion be advised.


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The Struggle Within by Tyler May

****4 Stars****4gdg

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Where to start with this review?

Story wise, it’s going to be vague-I don’t really want to give anything away.I was definitely apprehensive about reading this but I’m all for diversity in books and I’m finding more and more that books that take me out of my comfort zone, actually work for me.

This book won’t be for everyone but I would say…give it a chance…

It deals with mental, physical, and emotional abuse, but it’s also a story of friendship, love, and hopehope, that anyone who has suffered from any form of abuse can eventually find happiness.

Before and after the story there are personal, real-life stories of men who have suffered from abuse and I found their stories incredibly moving.


“I played roulette with my body, keeping my mind pacified and my heart safe.”

While it’s Ryan who was abused here, it’s not just his story. It’s about three men and their connections to each other.

Michael is Ryan’s friend but he’s so much more than that.He’s an ever present, positive force in Ryan’s life.In my view, he plays a massive part in the man Ryan ends up to be.

Jayson, an attorney, plays an integral part in the story…he never gives up on Ryan.

I’ve got two close friends who suffered from mental and physical abuse…not to the extent Ryan did, and thankfully they walked away and found happiness.My point in mentioning this is that I thought the Author has perfectly portrayed what victims of abuse go through.

The feelings of no self-worth.
The shame…
Being trapped in a relationship they are unable to walk away from because they feel so defeated.


Ryan’s story is heartbreaking but it felt real.As a reader, you go on a journey with him.The anonymous sex, the use of prescription drugs are all coping mechanisms…

Until he finally finds happiness.

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~Review~See My Words by Melanie Hansen~

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See My Words (Spectrum Nights #2) by Melanie Hansen

*****4.5 Stars*****

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I seriously couldn’t wait to read this after reading book one Pieces of Me and it didn’t disappoint.

I knew that Scott and Rylan still had a long way to go.Their story is extremely emotional and was quite hard to read at times but ultimately it’s a love story, a second chance for two men that were, in the end, perfect together.


This book continues straight after events at the end of book one.

Scott, having always relied on his looks and charisma, finds himself in a difficult place.Just as his life seemed to be on track, career-wise, he’s delt a massive setback.

I found this difficult to read at times. Scott is so emotionally scarred…all he’s been shown in his young life was negatively and the insecurities continued into adulthood.When Rylan comes back into his life, he still can’t let go of the past and tries over and over to push him away believing he’s not good enough for Rylan.


I absolutely loved Rylan. As a reader, I always believed in his love and commitment to Scott and he was what made this book so special for me.Yes, at times, I wanted him to walk away but I always believed in him to do the right thing for both of them.

This is about two men finding their way in life…

…dealing with the past, facing up to the future and while they both had their struggles it was Scott that went on one hell of a journey…and, in the end, he figured it out on his own.


This is emotional, angsty but I always had faith that these two men would make it.

Have to mention one of the best secondary characters I’ve read about in Minh…

I know we kind of got his story/conclusion but I would absolutely love more of his and Chris’s story…maybe just a novella??

Highly Recommended series!

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~Review~Femme by Marshall Thornton~

 

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Femme by Marshall Thornton

*****4.5 Stars*****

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Well, this is a little gem. It’s the first book I’ve read by this Author and I was very impressed.

This surprised me in the best way, not least, because there are hardly any on page sex scenes but I didn’t care because the writing is so engaging…that’s not to say it isn’t sexy because it is…

Lionel is deliciously femme, from his pink boy shorts, red heels, and his homemade pom-poms.

Doug(Dog) is gay and plays for a gay softball team.

He’s obviously out to his teammates but not his family, something he isn’t planning on changing anytime soon.But his resolve is about to be tested when he meets the tornado that is Lionel.


After a drunken hook up one night, these two seem to take two steps forward and ten steps back as far as dating goes and although they’re complete opposites they are just so damn cute together.

The humor here is brilliant, I’m sure I had a huge smile on my face reading this.

I absolutely loved Dog’s mother, when she found out he was gay, her research went into overdrive.

“I’ve had a very busy twenty-four hours. And I’ve come a long way. Last night I was on the same shift with Juan Hernandez. He’s a gay, and he explained a lot of things to me. He told me all about bears and otters and wolves and cubs and polar bears, and—oh my God you boys like your wild animals, don’t you?”


So…Dog is in the closet with his family… Lionel is out and proud but has to go back in the closet for work…and pretend he’s straight.

Mixed with the sass and humor there is a message here.
Be true to yourself, don’t hide, don’t pretend…just be yourself.

Highly Recommended!

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~Release Day Review~Starting from Scratch by Jay Northcote~

 

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Title: Starting from Scratch
Author: Jay Northcote
Series: Housemates, Book #5
Publisher: Jaybird Press
Release Date: April 12, 2017
Genre(s): M/M, Transgender, Contemporary Romance
Length: 57,000 words
Cover: Garrett Leigh
Reviewer: ~Judith~
Rating:*****4.5 Stars*****

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~Blurb~

Starting over isn’t easy, but Ben is ready to live his life as the man he was always meant to be.

Ben is transgender and back at university after hormone treatment and chest surgery. His new housemates have no idea about his history and Ben would prefer to keep it that way. He’s starting from scratch and his life is finally on track, except in the romance department. The idea of dating guys as a guy is exhilarating but terrifying, because if Ben wants a boyfriend he’ll have to disclose his secret.

Sid is drawn to Ben from the moment they meet. He normally gets what he wants—in the short term at least. Ben’s guarded at first, and Sid’s not used to guys rejecting his advances. He eventually charms his way through Ben’s defences and helps Ben on his journey of sexual awakening.

It doesn’t matter to Sid that Ben is trans. He’s attracted to the whole person, and isn’t worried about what is—or isn’t—in Ben’s pants. They’re good together, and both of them are falling hard and fast, but Ben’s insecurities keep getting in the way. If Sid can convince Ben he’s committed, will Ben finally be able to put his heart on the line?

Although this book is part of the Housemates series, it has new main characters, a satisfying happy ending, and can be read as a standalone.


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*****4.5 Stars*****

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Another great book in this super sexy series but can be read as a standalone.

Ben and Sid were briefly introduced in the previous book.

Ben is transgender and has gone through his transition.He returns back to the shared house in the New Year determined to try and be more outgoing and interact with people more.


Sid is Jude’s ex-hook up from the previous book.He’s just recently broken up with someone so when he gets an invitation from Jude inviting him on a night out with his friends he thinks why not?


Sid and Ben are drawn to each other, not least because of everyone else in part of a couple.They get on well and Sid finds himself getting more and more attracted to Ben, so much so that he doesn’t hold back.

“So, what do you say? Want to try having sober sex with me?”

Poor Ben is like a rabbit in the headlights…he’s still trying to adjust emotionally and still has insecurities about his body.

And my heart ached for Ben, at times, as he battled his inner demons.

However, they start to text each other and develop a friendship but when feelings get involved Ben knows he has to tell Sid about being trans.I loved how Sid reacted….all he wanted was to make Ben at ease.

I’ve read a few transgender books but this is the first one where I came to fully appreciate that people have choices, things aren’t straight forward and that Ben’s decision regarding his own personal transition was right for him.

The relationship between them developed at exactly the right pace and…

…they are just perfect together.


I just have to mention a new character that was introduced.Johnny…how I loved that dirty boy, with his messy blonde hair and love of eyeliner.I’m keeping everything crossed that it’s his story next.

Definitely a recommended read!

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~Review~Loose Cannon by Sidney Bell~

 

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Loose Cannon (The Woodbury Boys #1) by Sidney Bell

****3.5 Stars****

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This is book one in what is set to be a very intriguing series.There are three main characters whose stories will be told, Church, Ghost, and Tobias.

This is Church’s story.

Edgar-Allen Church is 18 when he is transferred to Woodbury Residential Treatment Center after committing an assault a year earlier.This is where he meets Ghost and Tobias, hence The Woodbury Boys.

Four years later and he’s set to be released, one of the stipulations being that he must stay with someone who will have a ‘grounding influence’ on him. Church didn’t have much of an upbringing and turned to crime at a young age but now he’s released he’s determined to be a better man.

Fresh out of options he has no choice but to contact the one person he didn’t want to and has had no contact with for five years.


Miller(now 30), never expected to hear from Church again but finds himself unable to refuse his request and agrees to let Church stay with him for the required time.Without going into detail, these men have history but gradually they start a tentative friendship again.

Miller had a very strict upbringing and it was drummed into him from a young age that being Gay was wrong.I wouldn’t say he was in the closet because he’s in complete denial about his sexuality.He’s been with women(there is an MF sex scene which was necessary for understanding him) but it’s definitely not something he really enjoyed.All that changes when Church re-enters his life.To say he’s terrified and confused by his increasing attraction to Church is an understatement.


Interwoven with the relationship there is a plot which I’m still not sure I fully understood-probably because it’s not fully explained/resolved (I’m guessing this will continue in the next book).

I enjoyed the story, overall, but I didn’t really warm to Miller until quite late in the story and the inner monologs got a bit boring at times.

A huge plus for two very well developed, likable, if a bit mysterious characters in Ghost and Tobias.I’m more than a bit fascinated by them, especially Ghost.He wears tiny boy shorts, eye liner, has long blonde hair and looks like an innocent angel…..but looks can be deceiving….

A good start to the series that I would recommend.

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~Release Day Review~Imagines by N.R. Walker~

 

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Title: Imagines
Author: N.R. Walker
Series: Imago, Book #2
Cover: Harper By Design
Release Date: April 10, 2017
Genre(s): M/M, Contemporary Romance
Reviewer: ~Judith~

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Imagines is the Latin plural for Imago, and the only thing better than one metamorphosis, is two.

Jack Brighton and Lawson Gale have been together for six months and are very much in love. Lawson’s work ensuring the survival of the Tillman Copper is demanding as ever, and Jack’s work with the regeneration of the bushfire-ravaged national park is just as hectic.

When Jack suggests they take a short trip, Lawson agrees. But then he is offered a two-week research position in tropical Queensland to help determine why the Ulysses butterfly is on the decline. Figuring they could combine work and pleasure, Jack and Lawson go on their first vacation together.

Working alongside renowned professor Piers Bonfils isn’t easy. But personal and professional differences aside, Lawson is offered a more permanent role in Queensland. Torn between his new life in Tasmania with Jack and a dying species of butterfly he feels compelled to save, Lawson has to decide where his fate lies.

But fate changes the rules. On a research expedition into the depths of the rainforest, suddenly it’s not only the butterflies’ existence that hangs in the balance

A butterfly’s life cycle never changes. From larvae to imago, their course is plotted by design. Jack and Lawson need to determine where they stand if they live through it. Because the only thing more incredible than one imago is two.


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Imagines (Imago #2) by N.R. Walker

*****4.5 Stars*****

4,5FFF


“In entomology, we have a term called imagines.It’s the plural of imago.And if imago is one butterfly reaching it’s full potential, then surely we, together, would be imagines.”

And the cuteness continues…
I couldn’t love Jack and Lawson more…


They’re six months into their relationship.Jack has some vacation time and they are planning a trip when Lawson is offered a two week research program to look into the decline of the Ulysses butterfly.So, they decide to combine work and leisure and set off to Queensland.

There is no relationship angst at all here, just an adorable love story.


Lawson is just as feisty as ever and I loved him getting bossy in the bedroom again.
And, Jack (swoon)….who wouldn’t want a boyfriend like him? I adored him, being so protective and taking care of Lawson.

There is a bit of drama and Lawson finds himself with an important decision to make but you always know these two will make it.


The Epilogue couldn’t have been more perfect.

I could read about these two all day long and never get bored.

Highly Recommended series.

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~Review~Last Dance of The Sugar Plum by Claire Davis & Al Stewart~

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Last Dance of The Sugar Plum

by Claire Davis & Al Stewart

*****4.5 Stars*****

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This is absolutely nothing like anything I’ve read by these two Authors before, in fact,

I don’t think I’ve read anything like it ever.

To say it’s unique is an understatement. I had virtually no clue what was going on most of the time but it’s a wonderfully compulsive read…especially when I reached about 30%…I couldn’t put it down…I had no clue about the outcome but I couldn’t wait to get there.


Well, talk about a crazy ride…

So, what’s it about?

I’m not even going to attempt and try and explain the story…

…I couldn’t even if I tried…

There are three main characters, who are also identified by a number and for the majority of the book, I got 42’s identity completely wrong.

The writing is truly compelling and the story is actually quite brilliant.


I absolutely had a favorite character( I’m not naming him )…

…but that boy was just delicious

The main focus is the spy/mystery element so don’t go into this expecting a romance story, that’s not to say that something quite special does happen in the end.

And I just loved the Epilogue!!


Would I recommend this? Most definitely if you’re after an extremely well written and thought out crazy, crazy story.

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~Review~Rainbow Sprinkles by Anna Martin~

 

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Title: Rainbow Sprinkles
Author: Anna Martin
Series: States Of Love
Publisher: Dreamspinner
Release Date: March 27, 2017
Genre(s): M/M, Contemporary Romance
Page Count: 77
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~Synopsis~

Cooper Reed has a fairly relaxed life for someone who lives in LA. He’s no celebrity—just the guy who makes sundaes at the Dreamy Creamery, and that’s the way he likes it. The highlight of every week is the beautiful guy who turns up and orders a sundae with rainbow sprinkles. Cooper still isn’t sure if that’s a code because he has a huge crush and the hot guy is terrible at flirting.

Drew Tanner, it turns out, is an original California dreamer. He’s as wholesome as apple pie and twice as sweet, a real-life Disney Prince at Disneyland. But while Drew’s head is in the clouds, Cooper’s feet are firmly on the ground, and their different outlooks might be more than their new relationship can take.


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***3 Stars***

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I recently read and enjoyed The Impossible Boy. In fact, it’s up there in my top reads so far this year, so I was excited to read my second book by this Author but unfortunately it fell a little flat for me.

I think this just really wasn’t my thing….a bit too sweet for my tastes.

Cooper( who I actually loved ) is currently working at the Dreamy Creamery by day and a bartender at night.He’s pretty content, still trying to work out what he wants to do with his life.One thing is certain he’s more than a bit smitten with a certain Hottie that regularly comes into the shop.

Drew is an aspiring Actor.Currently doing small acting roles in Disneyland, just waiting for the one break that will further his career.


There’s no doubt these two are super cute together.

I enjoyed the first half of the book a lot.

Their flirting and subsequent dates were pretty adorable but things just seemed to move way too quickly in their romance to make it believable for me. Add into the mix the argument/drama between them and it sort of went downhill for me.

If you’re after a short, sweet MM romance this might just be the book for you…

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~Review~What Binds Us by Larry Benjamin~

 

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What Binds Us by Larry Benjamin 

*****5 Stars*****

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This is the story that had to be told, the story of the Sun, the Earth, and the Moon.

I’m left feeling exactly the same way I felt after reading Unbroken by this Author.I have no idea how to put into words how much I loved this book.One thing is for certain, Larry Benjamin is an extremely talented Author.His writing is beautiful, almost poetic at times and I have swept along in a sea of emotions reading this.

The story is narrated by Thomas-Edward, but it’s not just his story that’s told…it’s Dondi’s as well…an amazing, touching friendship between two very different men.


Starting in the late 1970’s, Thomas and Dondi meet at the college where they are roommates.

Coming from quite a conservative family Thomas is swept away by the larger than life, Dondi.Dondi is like a whirlwind. He’s beautiful, flamboyant, extravagant -he rocks into Thomas’s world and changes it forever.

“Dondi was an inferno, all right. Like the sun, he provided light and warmth. And like the sun, he could burn you to a crisp if you got too close.”


They become lovers, then friends.Dondi is unable to commit to just one person so they up with something that is special…a truly touching friendship…not always perfect but they are constant in each other lives.Dondi might move from one lover to another but he wants Thomas close to him, always.

“Being able to think about you, knowing where you are and that you’re safe comforts me.I know it’s crazy but it’s true.You’re my best friend.”

-Dondi to Thomas.


During one long summer, Thomas meets Matthew, one of Dondi’s brother….and the love story begins.And, it’s a beautiful, powerful love these two men have for each other.
However, the love story isn’t the main focus of this story.It’s about family and friendship and the deep bonds that are unbreakable.

It’s a powerful, emotional story that I’m so glad I read.

I’ve tried to keep this spoiler free about events in the book and I would recommend not reading any reviews as some have touched on what happens and while the outcome becomes inevitable for the reader, I would advise going into it relatively blind.

Highly Recommended.

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~Review~ The Darkest Flame by Christina Lee

 

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The Darkest Flame (Roadmap to Your Heart #1)

by Christina Lee

****4 Stars****

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Thrusting, gyrating, licking, sucking…forbidden…

Panting…that was just me reading this.

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Two sexy Bikers getting down and dirty…delicious.


Vaughn is part owner of the Hog’s Den bar.

The other half is owned by the Disciples MC president.With the MC conducting club business in the bar, Vaughn has been very aware of one particular club member…Smoke.

Smoke used to be a member of a rival MC.

He was heavily into drugs and his life was a mess until the president of the Disciples stepped in.He’s got himself clean and is now a member of the club.

These two men are both bi and there have been lots of lingering looks and smoldering sexual tension going on for a while before they get down and dirty.


My, oh my…when these two get together it’s just so damn hot.

It’s raw and dirty but also very passionate about them.I couldn’t read it fast enough.And the bar scene with the over the table sex was just delicious….I think I actually squeaked.I definitely made some kind of noise because my husband asked what was wrong with me.

If I can drag myself away from the sex, their relationship was actually quite sweet.I loved how protective they were over each other.

This isn’t a typical Biker book.There is club drama when someone from Smoke’s past enters the picture but it’s not overdone drama, thankfully.


What’s not to like….
An MC element and two sexy as sin men getting it on frequently and in the filthiest ways.

I really enjoyed this one…Recommended…

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~Review~The Art of Mutual Pleasure by K.A. Merikan~

 

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The Art of Mutual Pleasure by K.A. Merikan

*****4.5 Stars*****

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Well, this was just delicious. 😀

This is full of filthy goodness and extremely erotic…

Poor Benjamin is full of guilt over, what he considers, his dirty little secret.

You see, Benjamin likes to Masturbate…a lot and he’s absolutely mortified by it. From a young age he believed it was wrong but now, as an adult, he can’t seem to stop himself so much so, that he thinks his affliction is making him physically ill.

When he was young he knew other boys did it but refused to indulge until one night changed everything.Frederick is a few years older, very popular and Benjamin develops a kind of fascination with him, so when he watches Frederick with another boy the floodgates open….and his sexual awakening begins…


Years later, now 26, Benjamin decides he needs medical help to deal with his problem.

Without going into detail, he seeks the company of men…not for pleasure but for a very specific reason.(you’ll just have to read it and find out!!)

When Frederick re-enters his life he comes to learn that sex with men can be a pleasurable experience, an extremely pleasurable experience and he certainly doesn’t hold back when he gets going!!


These Authors certainly know how to write sex scenes…this book is highly erotic and I absolutely loved it!!

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