Review: Made in Portugal by Ana Newfolk

Rating: 4.25 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Joel is half Portuguese and spent many of his formative years and his early teens growing up along the beaches of southern Portugal. There, he met another boy named David who soon became his best friend. Joel’s parents, however, decided to return to New York […]

Review: First Sight by Jordan Taylor

Rating: 3.5 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel I always feel at a bit of a loss when a character has a disability that I myself have never encountered in a personal way.  It’s difficult for me to critique whether the writer has given an authentic spin to her character’s […]

Review: Soulmate by Erin M. Leaf

Rating: 4 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel People with the power to Craft are small in number. Guy Keaton has the power to manipulate wood, though he refuses to use it in his woodworking business. Theo Fraser has the power to feel others’ emotions, which he hopes will stabilize […]

Review: King Consort by J.R. Gray

Rating: 3.25 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Louis is the future King of England. It’s certainly nothing he ever asked for, but Louis was born into it and he is the next in line for the throne. The paparazzi watch his every move and he has to be so careful. […]

Review: In the Desert by Elliot Joyce

Rating: 4.25 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Coming out can be tough—coming out as trans can be even tougher. For Wren, it meant switching schools for his senior year of high school. While it didn’t come close to solving his problems, it was at least a new start with […]

Audiobook Review: Tied to Home by Silvia Violet

Story Rating: 4.25 stars Audio Rating: 4.5 stars Narrator: Greg Boudreaux Length: 5 hours, 13 minutes Audiobook Buy Links: Amazon/Audible | iBooks Book Buy Links:  Amazon | iBooks After almost dying as a child from a heart condition, all Luke Sumner wants to do now is be allowed to live. But even though he is 21 years old, everyone […]

Review: His Truth by Riley Hart

Rating: 4.25 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Leo Mancini grew up in a big house with parents who were largely absent. His father, a judge, had big expectations for Leo. But Leo met Roman Cipriani, the son of a criminal, and at the age of sixteen fell hard and […]

Audiobook Review: The Past Comes Home by Silvia Violet

Story Rating: 4.25 stars Audio Rating: 4.5 stars Narrator: Greg Boudreaux Length: 5 hours, 14 minutes Audiobook Buy Links: Amazon/Audible | iBooks Book Buy Links:  Amazon | iBooks Twenty years ago, Paxton Marshall realized he liked boys when he had a crush on his older brother’s best friend, Brad Watson. Pax never dreamed the popular Brad would ever be […]