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  • Well-Tailored

  • A Thorne and Dash Companion Story
  • By: Silvia Violet
  • Narrated by: Greg Boudreaux
  • Length: 6 hrs and 50 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 82
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 76
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 75

Marc longs for a grand romance, but he doubts he'll ever be that lucky. Then he meets Darius, an arrogant tailor who pushes all his buttons. When Darius offers him a job, Marc hesitates - he needs a direction for the future, not another man who doesn't believe in relationships.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Darius was a hoot, I laughed a lot! Great listen!

  • By CK on 06-09-18

Darius was a hoot, I laughed a lot! Great listen!

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-09-18

Would recommend you read Thorne and Dash first, it will really boost your understanding of all the characters and the plot. I just LOVED Darius, he was such a curmudgeonly character, but totally hot and sexy at the same time! He made me laugh out loud. Greg's narration was perfect in delivering the comedic element, as well as the raw emotional dramatic scenes.

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  • Base over Apex

  • By: Kim Dare
  • Narrated by: Joe Arden
  • Length: 2 hrs and 4 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 58
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 56
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 56

It's Valentine's at the Spread Eagle leather club, but the only sub Jack's even spoken to belongs to his best friend, Marcus - and all Bret did was con him into taking a stupid bet. It is not going to be a good Valentine's night.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Yummy!

  • By Imagine Reviews on 11-13-17

A cute little Valentine's shorty!

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-09-18

I developed a quick affection for the characters, even though the storyline was pretty basic. Other stories I've read by this author tended to drag, but I was drawn in from the very start and this one moved along at a good pace. Joe Arden did a great job narrating and adding another dimension to experiencing this book.

  • Finding Release

  • Wild R Farm Series Book 1
  • By: Silvia Violet
  • Narrated by: Brad Langer
  • Length: 4 hrs and 36 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 59
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 53
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 52

Coleman Wilder is a half-breed werewolf. Some days the tension between his human side and his werewolf instincts threaten to tear him apart. But the challenge of running a horse farm as a gay man in a conservative Tennessee town keeps him focused until he meets horse shifter, Jonah Marks.

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Pretty cheesy

  • By Riva on 06-11-14

My first m-m shifter romance ... it won me over!

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-09-18

I've avoided shifter romances because they seemed too fantasy-oriented ... but I started listening without being aware (because I really liked other books by Sylvia Violet) ... and got sucked in! I ended up enjoying the story despite my shifter misgivings! I thought the narration was good and helped win me over!

  • Cheating Bastard

  • By: Devon McCormack
  • Narrated by: Michael Pauley
  • Length: 1 hr and 35 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 44
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 42
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 42

Blake never has problems finding tricks, and he's learned that half the fun is in doing it behind his boyfriend Todd's back. But when Todd suggests a threesome to reignite their relationship, the opportunity to bring in one of his regulars and dupe his boyfriend right under his nose is too tantalizing to resist. Todd loves Blake, but after Blake's cancer treatments, it seems nothing Todd does can excite him. For six months, he's waited patiently for his boyfriend's interest to return, but it's clear if he doesn't do something drastic, nothing will change.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • not 'dark' or eroctic, just vile

  • By HB on 07-07-16

Thought I knew what would happen, but I was wrong!

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-19-18

This quick listen was certainly not a romance, but packed a lot in and the twist at the end was a doozy! Narration was fine and matched the story.

  • Teach Me

  • By: Sloan Johnson
  • Narrated by: Christopher Rain
  • Length: 6 hrs and 51 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 67
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 66
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 66

Two words stripped Austin Pritchard of the privileged life he was used to. The moment he uttered the words "I'm gay," he realized there is no such thing as unconditional love. Now, he's gone from traveling the world with his family to living on the streets trying to figure out how he's going to stay in school.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Loving Oneself...

  • By Donald on 10-02-15

Narration was wooden & stiff; mispronounced words

Overall
2 out of 5 stars
Performance
2 out of 5 stars
Story
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-19-18

It was painful to listen to this book. The story was okay, but the narration was wooden and stiff. I had to speed it up to 1.5x to make it somewhat bearable. Words were mispronounced and there was no cadence or flow in the reading. I will not listen to anymore from this narrator, but would read more from the author's kindle unlimited selection.

  • Inside Out

  • By: Andrew Grey
  • Narrated by: John Solo
  • Length: 6 hrs and 35 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 253
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 242
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 241

Former mercenary Bull Krebbs now heads up security at his nightclub in Harrisburg, PA. Working the door night after night, he's seen it all. Though tough on the outside, he's a little hurt that people find him unapproachable. Then he pulls a cute twink out of line to perform a random search, and he's surprised when the guy giggles and squirms. Zach Spencer, graphic artist, twink, and seriously ticklish, isn't intimidated by Bull. He's in awe, and when Bull saves Zach from being trampled on the dance floor, Zach finds his inspiration for the superhero in his graphic novel.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Nicely done!!

  • By Vazzy on 02-10-15

An ok listen, but it didn't really grab me.

Overall
3 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-12-18

While the narration was good, the story was a mix of familiar tropes and scenes. I felt somewhat detached while I listened and never drawn in to the point that the characters and their love story tugged at my heart.

I listened to this as part of the Romance package and would not have otherwise sampled this author. I thought this was worth a listen and intend to try out more of his books.

  • Moving in Rhythm

  • By: Dev Bentham
  • Narrated by: Charlie Belmont
  • Length: 4 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 170
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 162
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 161

Mark Apostolos should be able to have any man he wants. Handsome and smart, he's also cripplingly shy, especially around attractive men. Tired of waking up alone, he's desperate to conquer his insecurities and have a real, meaningful relationship.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Anxiety

  • By Amazon Customer on 10-10-18

Nicely developed characters, easy listening

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-12-18

The story held my attention and was easy to listen to, although it's a verrry slooow burn romance. Focus is on character development, mainly Mark's inner journey to self-acceptance. The social anxiety he has to overcome made the story line more memorable.

I wish there was an epilogue, though, to see the larger friend and family circle all together again. The story just ends after Mark and Seth get together, and the supporting characters only get implied future reunions that we don't get to share.

The narration was quite good and increased my enjoyment of this book.

  • See Me

  • Lightning Tales, Volume 3
  • By: K.C. Wells
  • Narrated by: Joel Leslie
  • Length: 5 hrs and 11 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 85
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 82
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 82

Adrienne is one of the top drag acts in Orlando. She's fierce, funny, and exuberant. A face from the past gives her a shock, and after that there's only one thing on her mind - revenge. Marty Cavanaugh has a particular kink. He loves it when a drag queen goes down on him. But that's as far as it goes. He won't admit to himself what's under that tight fitting dress. And then he meets Adrienne and his whole world goes into a tailspin...

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Sweet, sexy, and sassy story. Great narration too!

  • By DPiazzi on 07-06-17

Memorable, strong story and good narration

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-07-18

I wasn't sure how I'd feel about the switch in narrators from Rob Drex (first 2 books in the Lightning Series) to Joel Leslie, who tends to be hit-or-miss (sniveling/over emotional voices). But in this case he matched the story/characters and was a hit for me.

Again, I liked how characters from previous books were interwoven and the drag queen identity brought a vibrant, interesting facet to the story. Marty's bully-turnaround journey reminded me of L.C. Chase's Pulling Leather where bull rider Scott struggles to accept his identity and make amends for his past actions.

I appreciated the slow development of Adrian's and Marty's relationship, but there were some big gaps in time along the way and I would have welcomed more of their story instead of cutting ahead.

  • Trust Me

  • Lightning Tales, Book 2
  • By: K.C. Wells
  • Narrated by: Robbie D
  • Length: 3 hrs and 13 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 40
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 39
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 39

Ric Costanza and Connor Ferguson grew up together, friends all the way through high school - until Ric pushed Connor away when they were both 16. Self-preservation is a very strong force indeed. Connor had his own theory as to why it happened. When they meet up eight years later, a lot of water has passed under the bridge. Ric is about to enter the priesthood and Connor is engaged to Keira.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Enjoyable!

  • By Samantha Cato on 04-11-17

The weakest of the Series, but still good

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-07-18

This was the second of the Lightning Series, and while I didn't feel this story was as strong as the 1st or 3rd ones, I still liked it and enjoyed listening to Rob Drex's performance. Having Nick and Alex from the 1st book pop up was a bonus. However, I didn't warm up to either Ric or Connor, even though I have a particular fondness of childhood friends-to-lovers trope.

Again, Rob Drex's narration was fine and kept me engaged in the story.

  • Teach Me

  • Lightning Tales, Book 1
  • By: K.C. Wells
  • Narrated by: Rob Drex
  • Length: 2 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 78
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 76
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 75

Nick Tremantle has had a rough 10 months. His professional life took a nosedive, and then his mom's health took a turn for the worse. In a short space of time, everything changed. So when he spies the young man hitchhiking, Nick pulls over - he needs all the karma he can lay his hands on. But when the identity of the young man is revealed, it sets in motion a chain of events that unfold quickly, changing Nick's life completely.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Light May/December with fair narration

  • By Morgan A Skye on 11-16-16

My fav book in this series!

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-07-18

K.C. Wells never disappoints, although like with her Personal Series, the stories were quite similar to each other. Teach Me, the first in this series, was my favorite, although I liked the 3rd one a lot, too. While the tropes were standard, the character development sucked me in and made me root for Nick and Alex as a couple.

The narration was good and kept me riveted on the story.