Dystopian · grief · historical · lgbtqia content · my faves · Novella · Paranormal · sci-fi / fantasy

REVIEW, EXERPT and GIVEAWAY: Beneath a Bethel by April-Jane Rowan

The Official Description: Every youth of Elbridge remembers their Floris, the holy ceremony where their teeth are pulled out with pliers. It marks their ascension into adulthood and their right to have new porcelain teeth, ones that are embedded with magic, that grant the ability to make wishes. Angora's Floris will be upon the banks of… Continue reading REVIEW, EXERPT and GIVEAWAY: Beneath a Bethel by April-Jane Rowan

coming out · Contemporary · MM romance · self-discovery · sexually explicit

REVIEW: The B-Side by B. Harmony

    The Official Description: Chance: When I read the roommate wanted ad, I thought my sister was encouraging me to live with an insane person. As it turns out, he isn’t insane, he’s sexy and one hundred percent my type. Living with him will be the ultimate test of my self-control. When the combination of our… Continue reading REVIEW: The B-Side by B. Harmony

Contemporary · MM romance · Paranormal

REVIEW: Forbidden Need by Lee Colgin

The Official Description: As Rudy adapts to life in a new town, he lays eyes on a man whose very presence steals his heart. The man is bewitching. Bewitching…and grumpy. Samuel has no interest in the coyote shifter who’s been following him around like a lovesick pup, even if he is adorable. Adorable…and persistent. Born… Continue reading REVIEW: Forbidden Need by Lee Colgin

lgbtqia content · non-fiction

REVIEW: Missing From The Village by Justin Ling

The Official Description: The tragic and resonant story of the disappearance of eight men -- the victims of serial killer Bruce McArthur -- from Toronto's queer community, and the failures of the social and political systems which allowed the cases to go unsolved for so long. In 2013, the Toronto Police Service announced that the… Continue reading REVIEW: Missing From The Village by Justin Ling

Contemporary · grief · in recovery · MM romance · part of series · sexually explicit

REVIEW: Stay by Jessica Frances

The Official Description: Stay (In Midsummer, #3) One screaming baby. One too many diaper disasters. One surprise shooter. One victim. One perpetrator. One blast from the past. Having a surprise baby dropped at your doorstep has to be the worst kind of relationship buzzkill in history. Instead of dating, now Rocky and I have shifted… Continue reading REVIEW: Stay by Jessica Frances

5 stars · British Columbian Content · canadian · Contemporary · diverse characters · general fiction · lgbtqia content · mental health · my faves · own voices author · self-discovery

REVIEW: After Elias by Eddy Boudel Tan

The Official Description: A tragedy shatters Coen’s carefully constructed life. When the airplane piloted by Elias Santos crashes one week before their wedding day, Coen Caraway loses the man he loves and the illusion of happiness he has worked so hard to create. The only thing Elias leaves behind is a recording of his final words,… Continue reading REVIEW: After Elias by Eddy Boudel Tan

Books

REVIEW and giveaway: When Lightning Strikes by Darragha Foster

The Official Description: Previously Published Summerhouse Publishing as “Breaking Bear,” May 2011; Forever More Publishing as “Breaking Bear,” December 2014. 2016 edition with 10,000 added words. Former soldier Johnny Redbear is a gay cowboy who has never been with another man. He kept his desires buried deep, married, had a family and lost everything when he… Continue reading REVIEW and giveaway: When Lightning Strikes by Darragha Foster

bdsm · coming out · Contemporary · Excerpt · giveaway · MM romance · part of series · Releases and Cover Reveals · self-discovery · sexually explicit

Release Blitz, Excerpt and REVIEW: Now or Never by Helena Stone

RELEASE BLITZ Book Title: Now or Never Author: Helena Stone Publisher: Helena Stone Cover Artist: Emmy Ellis Release Date: August 23 Genre/s: Contemporary M/M Romance Trope/s: Hurt Comfort, Older Virgin, Distant (not quite enemies) to lovers Themes Self acceptance Heat Rating: 4 flames Length: approx. 69 000 words/ 192 pages It is part of a… Continue reading Release Blitz, Excerpt and REVIEW: Now or Never by Helena Stone

non-fiction

REVIEW: Conspiracy to Riot: The Life and Times of One of the Chicago 7 by Lee Weiner

The Official Description: In March 1969, eight young men were indicted by the federal government for conspiracy to incite a riot. Some of them barely knew one another, having come together briefly to protest the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago and the war in Vietnam. First dubbed the "Conspiracy 8" and later the "Chicago… Continue reading REVIEW: Conspiracy to Riot: The Life and Times of One of the Chicago 7 by Lee Weiner

Contemporary · grief · MM romance · new adult · Releases and Cover Reveals · sexually explicit · sports

REVIEW: Splash by J.R. Hart

The Official Description: Connor Molina’s summer can’t get any worse. He’s stuck in his college town taking summer classes, and he’s got a dead-end lifeguard job he’s too old for and a baby gay who’s thirsty for all the wrong guys. Even worse? Tristan, a wild patron, won’t leave his section of the pool, splashing… Continue reading REVIEW: Splash by J.R. Hart

coming out · Contemporary · Excerpt · MM romance · Releases and Cover Reveals · sexually explicit

Blog Tour and Review: The Experiment by Rebecca Raine

BLOG TOUR Book Title: The Experiment Author: Rebecca Raine Cover Artist: Bec Rivers Release Date: Tuesday, 18 August (AEST) Genre/s: Contemporary MM Romance Trope/s: Friends-to-Lovers, Gay for You, First-time Gay Themes: Friendship, Self-discovery, Self-experimentation Heat Rating: 4 flames    Length: 85 000 words/ approx. 210 pages It is a standalone book. Goodreads   Buy Links -… Continue reading Blog Tour and Review: The Experiment by Rebecca Raine

5 stars · Contemporary · lgbtqia content · my faves · own voices author · Paranormal · sci-fi / fantasy · sexually explicit

REVIEW: Brothersong by T.J. Klune is the ending I wanted to the Green Creek series

The Official Description: In the ruins of Caswell, Maine, Carter Bennett learned the truth of what had been right in front of him the entire time. And then it—he—was gone. Desperate for answers, Carter takes to the road, leaving family and the safety of his pack behind, all in the name of a man he… Continue reading REVIEW: Brothersong by T.J. Klune is the ending I wanted to the Green Creek series