August Favorite Books

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Hi everyone! Today we are highlighting our favorite books from August. Be sure to check out any you might have missed. And if you have any recent favorites, I’d love to hear about them in the comments! Jay’s Favorite Books Illegal Contact by Santino Hassell How to Save a Life by Eli Easton Bone to Pick […]

Audiobook Review: Something Like Stories, Volume 2 by Jay Bell

Something Like Stories Volume 2

Story Rating: 4.75 stars Audio Rating: 5 stars Narrator: Kevin R. Free Length: 18 hours, 55 minutes Audiobook Buy Links: Audible | iBooks Book Buy Links: Amazon | iBooks The Something Like… series by Jay Bell has been going strong since the first book in the series was published in 2011 (the larger series consists […]

Coming This Week

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Hi everyone! I hope you all had a great week! Things are pretty good here. We are home from vacation and enjoying the last few weeks of the summer. My older daughter is on the high school field hockey team, so lots of practices and carpooling. I am trying to catch up on the weeks […]

Guest Post: Something Like Summer Movie Premiere with Jay Bell

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Today I am SO excited to welcome Jay Bell to the blog to talk about the Something Like Summer movie premiere. We are big fans of the book here at Joyfully Jay (both in ebook and audio) and so I am thrilled to see that the book is being made into a feature movie. Jay […]

Coming This Week

new coming this week

Hi everyone! I hope you all had a great week! We have lots of great stuff planned for you. Just a couple things I’ll note. First off, later today I will be publishing information from some Samhain authors as to the status of their books. They were all pulled off the market when Samhain closed and […]

Guest Post: Losing at the Lambda Literary Awards by Jay Bell

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Today I am super excited to welcome the fabulous Jay Bell to the blog. Jay was one of the nominees for the Lambda Literary Awards, a prestigious award for LGBT writing, for his book Something Like Stories (yay Jay!). While he sadly did not win, he was kind enough to offer us his “boy reporter” […]

April Favorite Books

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Hi gang! Today I have our favorite books from April! Be sure to check out any you might have missed! Jay’s Favorite Books Dirty Laundry by Heidi Cullinan Will & Patrick’s Happy Ending by Leta Blake and Alice Griffiths A Gentleman’s Position by K.J. Charles Frat Boy and Toppy by Anne Tenino Michelle’s Favorite Books […]

Audiobook Review: Something Like Stories by Jay Bell

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Story Rating: 5 stars Audio Rating: 4.5 stars Narrator: Kevin R. Free Length: 12 hours, 35 minutes Audiobook Buy Links: Audible Book Buy Links: Amazon | All Romance Something Like Stories is a collection of stories focusing on characters from Jay Bell’s Something Like… books (Seasons and Storm series). In my review of the book, […]