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    Darkling – Review

    Genre: Paranormal Romance Pairings: M/M Queer Rep: Gay, Trans Warnings: Bloodletting, Narration of death and resurrection  [Note: I received an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review.] Synopsis  “Ryder is a witch with two secrets—one about his blood and the other about his heart. Keeping the secrets hasn’t been a problem, until a tarot reading with his best friend, Liam Montgomery, who happens to be one of his secrets, starts a chain of events that can’t be undone.” General “Darkling” is a whirlwind of a novella with witches, dark magic, and steamy smut. The world is rich and the plot engaging. Honestly, all I wanted was to…

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    Bitten by Her – Review

    Genre: Paranormal Romance Pairings: F/F Queer Rep: Lesbian Warnings: Blood, violence, rampant misogyny [Note: I received an ARC of this work in exchange for an honest review] Synopsis Rachel and Sara cross paths on the full moon. A deep and immediate attraction overcomes them, but they part ways before initiating a full bond to receive approval from their Alpha Wolf fathers. Rachel’s father is accepting, but Sara has no such luck. Pain of an uncompleted bond seizes them, but Sara’s father is determined to keep them apart until the feeling fades.

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    Carry On – Review

    Genre: Fantasy Pairings: M/M Queer Rep: Gay and… bi/pan?? Maybe. Not positive. Warnings: … fantasy violence? Synopsis Simon Snow is The Chosen One, and he’s absolute crap at it. He can’t control his magic, his vampire roommate, Baz, is constantly attempting to kill him, and there’s an evil magic-eater destroying the world and wearing his face while he does it. Cool. To top it off, his roommate-turned-nemesis hasn’t even bothered to turn up for their final year at Watford School of Magicks. Simon is sure Baz is plotting against him in some dark alley somewhere, but Simon refuses to be taken by surprise.

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    Escaping Exile – Review

    Genre: Historical Vampire Fantasy Pairings: M/M Queer Rep: Gay Warnings: Explicit sexual content, graphic violence, and some gore [Note: I received an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review.] Synopsis Andrew is a vampire and an exile. Sent to a tropical island in the 1800s as a punishment, he lives a mostly solitary and unsatisfying existence. A shipwreck changes this, bringing a beautiful new companion and a difficult moral quandary to his shore. But he’s not the only one interested in this gorgeous sailor—the cannibals native to Andrew’s island know fresh blood is among them, and a withered vampire isn’t strong enough to stop them all.