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    The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue – Review

    Genre: Historical Fiction, YA, Romance Pairings: M/M Queer Rep: Bi and Gay (I think) Warnings: Memories of abuse and trauma, homophobia, racism, sexism (all from outside characters and not condoned by the MCs. Still sucks), some violence Synopsis Henry “Monty” Montague was born and bred to be a gentleman, but he was never one to be tamed. The finest boarding schools in England and the constant disapproval of his father haven’t been able to curb any of his roguish passions—not for gambling halls, late nights spent with a bottle of spirits, or waking up in the arms of women or men. But as Monty embarks on his Grand Tour of…

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    Unbroken – Review

    Genre: Erotic Paranormal Romance Pairings: M/M Queer Rep: Gay, Pansexual Warnings: Depictions of blood play, references to self-harm and date rape within an abusive relationship [Note: I received an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review.] Synopsis Despite the rumors about Port Lewis, Michael Gates doesn’t expect the house he rents with his sister on Foxglove Lane to be haunted. An eerie meeting with Victor Lewellyn, the resident witch-turned-demon who is bound to the property by dark magic, changes his mind. Michael isn’t looking to start a relationship with anyone, let alone someone like Victor, but the intense attraction between them can’t be ignored. As he dives…

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    Echoes Launch Event!

      Join me and two other NineStar Press Authors Alex Harrow and Tash McAdam for a virtual launch party of our releases, ECHOES, EMPIRE OF LIGHT, and WE ARE THE CATALYST! NOTE: This is a VIRTUAL party on Facebook, and will consist of posts and games you all get to participate in as you wish! For more info on each author and their books, visit: EMPIRE OF LIGHT by Alex Harrow: https://ninestarpress.com/product/empire-of-light/ WE ARE THE CATALYST by Tash McAdam: https://ninestarpress.com/product/we-are-the-catalyst/ ECHOES by L. A. Ashton: https://ninestarpress.com/product/echoes/ Stop by for exclusive snippets, character takeovers, prizes, and swag! The even will be scheduled for 8-10 PM CST, but feel free to drop by and…

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    Carmilla and Laura – Review

    Genre: Paranormal Romance Pairings: F/F Queer Rep: Lesbian Warnings: Violence, some gore   Synopsis In the late 19th century, Laura lives a lonely life in a schloss by the forest, Styria, with only her doting father and two governesses for company. A chance accident brings a new companion, however – the eccentric and beautiful Carmilla. With charm unparalleled and habits as mysterious as her history, Carmilla’s allure is undeniable, drawing Laura closer with every affectionate touch and word. Attraction blossoms into a temptation Laura fears to name, a tantalizing passion burning brighter than the fires of hell. But when a mysterious plague begins stealing the lives of young women in…