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Dark Thirst
Sara Reinke
A Conspiracy of Kings
Megan Whalen Turner
Clockwork Angel
Cassandra Clare
Deadly Little Secrets
Jeanne Adams
The Lost Son
Mychael Black
Cross Fire
James Patterson
The Marrying Kind
Ken O'Neill
Captivated
Lauren Dane
Barging in
Josephine Myles
Bollywood Dreams
Scarlet Blackwell
Ferryman (Gay Lust) - Sommer Marsden I found this book to be a breath of fresh air. It has a darkness that is absolutely delicious. I kept getting little rushes when one of the guys would make another step towards emotional wholeness. This could have ended up a really sappy read; instead it had just enough angst to keep me interested without feeling like I’d fallen into a Lifetime movie.

Marsden is a mistress of the novella format. This story definitely has a beginning, middle, and ending. The characters are realistic and the dialogue is top notch. Loved the way each man was a catalyst for the other, without taking over and setting up a codependent duo. Each had issues that they had to deal with and I think she revealed their flaws and strengths brilliantly. A very satisfying read, which I wholeheartedly recommend.