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New Release: True Faith by T.L. Bradford

Book Title: True Faith (The Young Americans Series, #2) Author: TL Bradford Publisher and Cover Artist: TL Bradford Release Date: June 15, 2020 Genre/s: Contemporary M/M Romance Trope/s: New Gay Relationship Issues, Lovers to Coupledom Themes: Fame, Temptation, Internal/External personal struggles Heat Rating: 4 flames Length: 116 863 words / 262 pages It is the… Continue reading New Release: True Faith by T.L. Bradford

5 stars · Comedy · Contemporary · diverse characters · lgbtqia content · new adult · own voices author · romance · sci-fi / fantasy · young adult

REVIEW: The Fell of Dark by Caleb Roehrig

The Official Description: The only thing August Pfeiffer hates more than algebra is living in a vampire town. Located at a nexus of mystical energy fields, Fulton Heights is practically an electromagnet for supernatural drama. And when a mysterious (and annoyingly hot) vampire boy arrives with a cryptic warning, Auggie suddenly finds himself at the… Continue reading REVIEW: The Fell of Dark by Caleb Roehrig

Contemporary · diverse characters · giveaway · mental health · MM romance · sequel

REVIEW: Straight Up (The Speakeasy #4) by K. Evan Coles and Brigham Vaughn

The Speakeasy Series Media mogul Jesse Murtagh and bartender Kyle McKee decide to go into business together and open Under Lock & Key, a speakeasy on the upper West Side of Manhattan. The bar, with its secret passphrases and craft liquor cocktails, becomes a sanctuary for Jesse and Kyle’s circle of friends, who gather once… Continue reading REVIEW: Straight Up (The Speakeasy #4) by K. Evan Coles and Brigham Vaughn

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Cover Reveal: The One Night Plan by Riley Long

Stunning Cover Reveal & Giveaway: The One Night Plan by Riley Long Releasing: June 18th Crushing Series, Book 3 Lucas landed his dream job working public relations for bands in LA, and to kick off his new life, he allows himself a scorching one night stand with a sexy stranger. The only problem? The stranger… Continue reading Cover Reveal: The One Night Plan by Riley Long

Contemporary · grief · lgbtqia content

REVIEW: Every Summer Day by Lee Patton

The Official Description: Determined to record every summer day, young history teacher Luke Devlin starts school vacation imagining he’ll describe backcountry adventures in the Rockies and sun-splashed days home in Denver. But all too soon the season veers into crisis, when his older brother faces life-threatening illness and Luke becomes entangled in a love affair… Continue reading REVIEW: Every Summer Day by Lee Patton

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Reviewing In 2020

I just wanted to touch base with people. Normally, you wouldn’t hear much from me other than book reviews and recommendations... the occasional promotional post. 2020 so far kind of defies description. It’s been horrifying in many ways, frightening, overwhelming, and challenging. I have continued to review and post for a few reasons and I… Continue reading Reviewing In 2020

diverse characters · general fiction · historical · lgbtqia content

REVIEW: On the Enemy’s Side by Hamour Baika

The Official Description: In 1980, as the world is captivated by the Iranian hostage crisis, aspiring doctor Hesam drops out of medical school in Rome and returns to Iran to serve his country. A member of the Revolutionary Guards Corps, he becomes a prison guard in Ahwaz, assigned to investigate and interrogate political prisoners. The… Continue reading REVIEW: On the Enemy’s Side by Hamour Baika

Contemporary · MM romance · new adult · young adult

REVIEW: Boyfriend Material by Alexis Hall

The Official Description: Wanted: One (fake) boyfriend Practically perfect in every way Luc O'Donnell is tangentially--and reluctantly--famous. His rock star parents split when he was young, and the father he's never met spent the next twenty years cruising in and out of rehab. Now that his dad's making a comeback, Luc's back in the public eye,… Continue reading REVIEW: Boyfriend Material by Alexis Hall

Contemporary · horror · lgbtqia content · Paranormal · substance abuse · suspense

REVIEW: The Bright Lands by John Fram

The Official Description: The town of Bentley holds two things dear: its football, and its secrets. But when star quarterback Dylan Whitley goes missing, an unremitting fear grips this remote corner of Texas. Joel Whitley was shamed out of conservative Bentley ten years ago, and while he’s finally made a life for himself as a… Continue reading REVIEW: The Bright Lands by John Fram

coming out · Contemporary · musicians · part of series · self-discovery · sexually explicit

REVIEW and Giveaway: Love In Progress by Logan Grey

Release Tour, Giveaway & Excerpt: Love In Progress by Logan Grey Heartbelt Records, Book 3 After years of hustling their music and uploading vlogs, Jayce and Blaine have finally landed the record deal of a lifetime. When the label gets a taste of their chemistry on screen, the album vision is changed from a lyrical… Continue reading REVIEW and Giveaway: Love In Progress by Logan Grey

Contemporary · MM romance · romance · sexually explicit

REVIEW: Just Like That (Albin Academy #1) by Cole McCade

The Official Description:  Carina Adores is home to highly romantic contemporary love stories featuring beloved romance tropes, where LGBTQ+ characters find their happily-ever-afters. Summer Hemlock never meant to come back to Omen, Massachusetts. But with his mother in need of help, Summer has no choice but to return to his hometown, take up a teaching… Continue reading REVIEW: Just Like That (Albin Academy #1) by Cole McCade