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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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    Undertow – Review

    Genre: Paranormal Romance Pairings: M/M Queer Rep: Gay, Trans Warnings: Bloodletting, violence, some gore   [Note: I received an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review]   Synopsis Port Lewis, a coastal town perched on the Washington cliffs, is home to Crescent Cafe, a slew of micro-breweries, a downtown packed with antique boutiques, and violent, ancient storms. Thunder shakes rooftops and lightning cuts through dark skies, but Liam Montgomery has never been afraid. Until now. One night, Liam hears the scream of a kelpie, a Water horse whose cry foretells the beginning of a prophecy. Kelpies have not set foot on shore for decades, but as Liam…

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    Escaping Solitude – Review

    Genre: Historical Vampire Romance Pairings: M/M Queer Rep: Gay, Bi Warnings: Vampire violence, graphic injuries [Note: I received an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review] Synopsis Ancient vampire Andrew escaped his tropical island exile with his beloved human sailor, Edmund. They’ve now returned to Andrew’s home in nineteenth-century New Orleans and must navigate not only their developing relationship—and equally haunted pasts—but also a hungry coven of vampires Andrew used to call friends. Desperate to stay by Andrew’s side forever, Edmund examines the impressive coven library in search of an Elder, the only creature capable of turning Edmund. Although missing for centuries, Andrew believes an Elder must…