A MelanieM Review: Sweet William by Dianne Hartsock

Rating: 2.75 stars out of 5 William Wilkerson leads the life of the privileged rich. Head of his father’s shipping business, he indulges to his heart’s content in the pleasures of the flesh with Boston’s finest young men. That is, until he reunites with Fredrick: his former tutor and the one man who captured his heart.… Continue reading A MelanieM Review: Sweet William by Dianne Hartsock

A MelanieM Review: Forgive and Forget (Dreamspun Desires) by Charlie Cochet

Rating: 4 stars out of 5 He’s hot. He’s dangerous. And he can’t remember anything. As the owner of Apple’n Pies, Joe Applin leads a quiet, uneventful life, content to spend his days serving customers who come from all over to eat his delicious homemade pies. Along with his motley crew—Bea, Elsie, and Donnie—Joe couldn’t… Continue reading A MelanieM Review: Forgive and Forget (Dreamspun Desires) by Charlie Cochet

A MelanieM Review: Night and Day by Rowan Speedwell

Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Nate Pederowski is about as far down as he can go when he’s tipped to a job as a singer in a speakeasy. Dishonorably discharged for being queer, broke and homeless during the Great Depression, Nate is embittered and lonely. The club’s handsome owner, Rick Bellevue, and his sister… Continue reading A MelanieM Review: Night and Day by Rowan Speedwell

A MelanieM Review: Dirty Heart (Cole McGinnis #6) by Rhys Ford

Rating: 5 stars out of 5   ★★★★★ Final book in the Dirty Series arc. Former LAPD detective Cole McGinnis’s life nearly ended the day his police partner and best friend Ben Pirelli emptied his service weapon into Cole and his then-lover, Rick. Since Ben turned his gun on himself, Cole thought he’d never find… Continue reading A MelanieM Review: Dirty Heart (Cole McGinnis #6) by Rhys Ford

A MelanieM Review: Northern Lights by Asta Idonea

Rating: 4 stars out of 5 A dream romantic vacation to Iceland to see the Northern Lights turns into a nightmare when James’s workaholic boyfriend, Richard, again insists on putting his work first. After a call from Richard’s office, an argument ends with the couple splitting up for good. Not only has Richard left James, he’s… Continue reading A MelanieM Review: Northern Lights by Asta Idonea

A MelanieM Review: The Articles of Release (The Release Series #2) by B.A. Tortuga

Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Just released from the military, wounded warrior Eric Tremaine is trying to put his life back together like the doctors reassembled his shattered leg. He’s a man with no home, since his Louisiana family rejected him, so Eric winds up in Texas with his old Army buddy, Adam Winchester,… Continue reading A MelanieM Review: The Articles of Release (The Release Series #2) by B.A. Tortuga

A MelanieM Review: Blue on Black by Carole Cummings

Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Kimolijah Adani—Class 2 gridTech, beloved brother, most promising student the Academy’s ever had the privilege of calling their own, genius mechanical gridstream engineer, brilliantly pioneering inventor… and dead man. But that’s what happens when a whiz kid messes with dynamic crystals and, apparently, comes to the attention of Baron… Continue reading A MelanieM Review: Blue on Black by Carole Cummings

A MelanieM Review: Life, Some Assembly Required (The Rebuilding Year #2) by Kaje Harper

Rating: 4.75 stars out of 5 Finding love in the ashes was easy. Building a life together? Don’t make Fate laugh. After spending the first part of his life chasing pretty girls, love has finally come to Ryan in the form of John, a tall, lanky, red-headed landscape architect with wide shoulders and a five-o’clock… Continue reading A MelanieM Review: Life, Some Assembly Required (The Rebuilding Year #2) by Kaje Harper

A MelanieM Review: Ever the Same by B.A. Tortuga

Rating: 4.75 stars out of 5 Audie Barrack is in it up to his elbows with a sick calf when his son’s school calls. Seems Grainger has gotten into yet another fight. When he walks into the principal’s office, he’s shocked to find his son has been fighting with a little girl named Randi.  And… Continue reading A MelanieM Review: Ever the Same by B.A. Tortuga

A MelanieM Review: Holding Out for a Fairy Tale (Least Likely Partnership #2) by A.J. Thomas

Rating: 4.75 rounded up to 5 stars out of 5 San Diego homicide detective Ray Delgado never gets a chance to forget where he comes from, a wide spread criminal dynasty whose members are often linked to Ray by blood.  So far Ray has put a number of cousins and uncles behind bars, making him… Continue reading A MelanieM Review: Holding Out for a Fairy Tale (Least Likely Partnership #2) by A.J. Thomas