Category Archives: ROMR

Fluttering Thoughts: The Emperor’s Wolf by J.C. Owens

Categories: adult, adult romance, demons, ex-military, fantasy, fluttering thoughts, J.C. Owens, lgbt, m/m, paranormal, power-play (light), ROMR
The Emperor's WolfBy J.C. OwensEditions: ebookPublished October 19th 2010 by Loose Id LLCGenre: MxM Adult PNR / Power-play (light)Source: own copyThe echoes of a war four years' past still resounds in the minds of those who endured it. Jaden longs to search for his sister, though he is bound in the fetters of slavery. When he is given to the very man who conquered his country, he is caught up in his own hatred, yet fascinated by the mystery of his new master, the Emperor of Tranaden, who all say is demonic, without mercy. Trapped in the snare of Read more [...]

Fluttering Thoughts: The Pleasure Slave by Jan Irving, ‘Til Kingdom Come by Evangeline Anderson

Categories: 2 butterflies, 3 butterflies, adult, fantasy, fluttering thoughts, historical, hot romance, lgbt, m/m, novella, ROMR
The Pleasure Slave (Timeless Dreams)By Jan Irving Editions: ebookPublished January 13th 2010 by Dreamspinner Press (first published 2010)Genre: MxM Historical / Hot Romance (light power-play)Source: own copyLucius Mettelus Carbo, once a legate on the rise in the Roman army, rescues a beautiful young prostitute, Varick, who immediately stirs him. However, Lucius doesn't believe anyone could want him, a man cursed by the gods with an ugly, twisted leg. He resists his attraction to the pleasure slave as they forge a tempestuous relationship, and Varick Read more [...]

Fluttering Thoughts: Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare

Categories: #WWReadathon, 5 butterflies, bomy award of excellence, Cassandra Clare, fluttering thoughts, hunters, ROMR, shape shifters, steampunk, The Infernal Devices series, vampires, ya
Clockwork Angel (The Infernal Devices #1)By Cassandra ClareEditions: audiobook, ebook, hardcover, paperbackPublished August 31st 2010 by Margaret K. McElderry BooksGenre: YA SteampunkSource: borrowed copyMagic is dangerous--but love is more dangerous still.When sixteen-year-old Tessa Gray crosses the ocean to find her brother, her destination is England, the time is the reign of Queen Victoria, and something terrifying is waiting for her in London's Downworld, where vampires, warlocks and other supernatural folk stalk the gaslit streets. Only the Read more [...]

Fluttering Thoughts: Gaven series by J.C. Owens

Categories: 3 butterflies, 5 butterflies, adult, fantasy, fluttering thoughts, Gaven series, hot romance, J.C. Owens, lgbt, m/m, novella, power-play (light), ROMR
I'm just going to quickly introduce the Fluttering Thoughts section, I've been thinking about this for a while now and I finally found a format for it that I like. The Fluttering Thoughts, my butterfly-inspired version of a quick review or something of that nature, succinct, clear and short, will be a particular type of flash-review I'll do. I'll also do a Fluttering Thoughts for some books instead of a hardcore, full length review, for the simple reason that sometimes I read many books in a short span of time. Too many to do hardcore reviews of, Read more [...]

Review: Deadlocked by Charlaine Harris

Categories: adult romance, Charlaine Harris, fairies, paranormal, review, ROMR, shape shifters, Sookie Stackhouse series, vampires, werewolves
Deadlocked (Sookie Stackhouse #12)by Charlaine HarrisEditions: audiobook, ebook, hardcover, paperbackPublished May 1st 2012 by Penguin Publishing (first published 2012)Source: own copyIt’s vampire politics as usual around the town of Bon Temps, but never before have they hit so close to Sookie’s heart…Growing up with telepathic abilities, Sookie Stackhouse realized early on there were things she’d rather not know. And now that she’s an adult, she also realizes that some things she knows about, she’d rather not see—like Eric Northman Read more [...]

Review: Darker Still by Leanna Renee Hieber

Categories: 5 butterflies, curses, historical, Leanna Renee Hieber, Magic Most Foul series, paranormal, RAWBLlinkup, review, romance, ROMR, ya
Darker Still (Magic Most Foul #1)by Leanna Renee Hieber;Editions: ebook, paperback;Published November 8th 2011 by Sourcebooks Fire;Source: own copyI was obsessed.It was as if he called to me, demanding I reach out and touch the brushstrokes of color swirled onto the canvas. It was the most exquisite portrait I'd ever seen--everything about Lord Denbury was unbelievable...utterly breathtaking and eerily lifelike.There was a reason for that. Because despite what everyone said, Denbury never had committed suicide. He was alive. Trapped within his golden Read more [...]