Category Archives: romance

Review: Caregiver by Rick R. Reed @dsp_mm_romance

Categories: 5 butterflies, bomy award of excellence, contemporary, lgbt, m/m, netgalley, RBR, review, Rick R. Reed, romance
    CaregiverRick R. Reed; ebook, 210 pagesPublished October 24th 2011 by Dreamspinner PressIt’s 1991, and Dan Calzolaio has just moved to Florida with his lover, Mark, having fled Chicago and Mark’s addictions to begin a new life on the Gulf Coast. Volunteering for the Tampa AIDS Alliance is just one part of that new beginning, and that’s how Dan meets his new buddy, Adam.Adam Schmidt is not at all what Dan expected. The guy is an original—witty, wry, and sarcastic with a fondness for a smart black dress, Barbra Streisand, and a good Read more [...]

Review: The Heart of a Killer (The Killer #1) by Jaci Burton

Categories: 4 butterflies, contemporary, Jaci Burton, netgalley, RBR, romance, suspense
    The Heart of a KillerJaci Burton; Mass Market Paperback, 409 pagesPublished October 18th 2011 by MiraBefore the Special Forces hero has even unpacked his bags from twelve years of active duty, he's embroiled in murder—corpses bearing the brutal trademark he's seen only once before—on the worst night of his life.The last time Detective Anna Pallino saw Dante Renaldi, they were in love. Now, he's part of the connection to a string of fresh homicides and a horrible assault Anna only survived thanks to him.More than anything, Anna wants to Read more [...]

Review: Lord of the Wolfyn (Royal House of Shadows #3) by Jessica Andersen

Categories: 4 butterflies, adult romance, Jessica Andersen, netgalley, paranormal, RBR, review, romance, Royal House of Shadows
   Lord of the WolfynJessica Andersen; Paperback, 282 pagesPublished October 18th 2011 by HarlequinOnce upon a time…the Blood Sorcerer vanquished the kingdom of Elden.To save their children, the queen scattered them to safety and the king filled them with vengeance.Only a magical timepiece connects the four royal heirs…and time is running out.…For practical Reda Weston, nothing could explain how reading a sexy version of "Little Red Riding Hood" catapulted her into another realm—face-to-fang with the legendary wolf-creature who seduced Read more [...]

Review: Ecstatic Evil (Tova Gallagher) by Amanda McNeil

Categories: 3 butterflies, adult romance, demons, fairies, paranormal, RBR, review, romance, werewolves
   Ecstatic Evil (Tova Gallagher)Amanda McNeil; Kindle EditionPublished July 7th 2011Tova Gallagher isn't just your average tough as nails, intelligent Bostonian. She also just so happens to be half-demon, and halvesies have an important role to play in the supe world. Whether they choose to go with the instincts of their demon or human half is supposed to predict the outcome of the endtimes, and now Tova has a deadline to choose sides. But all of that is hard to care about when she's just met a sexy stranger on the edge of the Charles River.- Read more [...]

Review: Brightwing by Sullivan Lee

Categories: 3 butterflies, adventure, crime, RBR, review, romance, Sullivan Lee
      BrightwingSullivan Lee; Kindle EditionPublished July 6th 2011 by Laura L. SullivanEdgar and Mallory Battle are on the run after a spectacularly violent escape. Now, with a trail of bodies behind them, they need a hostage against the inevitable standoff with the police. Their first doesn't last long, thanks to sociopathic Mallory. Edgar has been hiding his brother's crimes since they were kids. Now he's torn between family loyalty and self-preservation.They carjack Lucy Brightwing, a criminal fresh from her own heist, with a fortune of Read more [...]

Review: Delayed Flight by John J. Smith

Categories: 3 butterflies, book tour, contemporary, John J. Smith, RBR, review, romance
    Delayed FlightJohn J. Smith; Kindle Edition, 300 pagesPublished December 21st 2009 by DRP (first published 2009)Veronica, a widower from an abusive marriage, is all set to have a wonderful visit with her daughter, Jeri. It had been a year since Jeri moved away to college and Veronica cannot think of anywhere else she would rather be, but to spend a quiet and peaceful Christmas with Jeri.Jared had thought his day had gone bad enough when his proposal to hire his consultants were put on hold, but then he is stranded in a blizzard when he discovers Read more [...]