Review: Making a Splash by Sean Michael

Making a splash

Rating: 4.25 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novella Vince Dawson is a down-on-his-luck ex-diving coach licking his wounds outside Austin, Texas, when he observes a lithe young man doing crazy dives for beer at a community pool. Turns out Austin Brody is a natural, and a career welder with no […]

Review: PeepShow by Clare London

Peep Show

Rating: 3.5 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novella Ken is a uni student manning video surveillance cameras for a mall as his summer job, and he’s beginning to crack up, just a bit. As a film studies major, Ken’s always imagining what sort of Hollywood catastrophe could befall him, or […]

Review: Waiting for You by Megan Derr

Waiting for you

Rating: 4.25 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novella Shanna is a queen-in-waiting, forced to submit to her stepfather, the Regent’s, demands. Most of the time she tries to stay away from him by working in the castle stables, but that also means she’s quite isolated. Two friends she’s made include […]

Review: It Could Happen by Mia Kerick

It Could Happen

Rating: 4.25 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Henry is a black athlete, Brody is a rich-kid adrenaline junkie, and Danny is out-gay and Goth. All are best friends and seniors at their small-town high school. Danny is picked on by Henry’s teammates, and Henry and Brody stand up for […]

Review: The Great North by J. Scott Coatsworth

Great North

Rating: 4.5 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novella The Great North is a post-apocalyptic fantasy set in what used to be Canada’s northern provinces a few hundred years in the future. The population is low, the weather tends to be more hot than cold, and people subsist on agriculture and […]

Review: The Sun Still Rises by Laura Bailo

The Sun Still Rises

Rating: 4 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novella Erik is grieving the death of his beloved father, an adventurous man who’d relished traveling to Pamplona every year to run with the bulls. As a reclusive writer who suffers anxiety, Erik has struggled with crowds and intimacy. When his grief is […]

Review: The Other Five Percent by Quinn Anderson

The other five percent

Rating: 4 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Logan Vanderveer is an uptight, twenty-three-year old, “95% straight” man who can’t see his own truth. He “messed around” with several men in college, including Ellis Flynn, the one he almost went all the way with—but that was just experimentation, right? He’s […]

Review: Dead Wolf Walking by Sydney Presley

Dead wolf walking

Rating: 3.75 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novella A year ago Jon, a twenty-ish werewolf, left Northchurch and his lover, Vince, behind. He didn’t want to, but the crows were dropping out of the sky and people were dying. Jon’s mum should have been one of them, but Jon saved […]