Jovan’s Reviews

Review: The Gold Persimmon by Lindsey Merbaum

Rating: 3.5 stars Buy Links:  Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Clytemnestra lives for the Gold Persimmon; the hotel “is a precisely ordered world full of musts and musn’ts,” and Cly is a strict adherent to its rituals and worships at the altar of its silence....
3.5 Star Rating

Review: Queen of Teeth by Hailey Piper

Rating: 3.75 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel   Since the age of 13, Yolanda “Yaya” Betancourt has known she is not sole owner of her body. Infected by a virus that not only changed her genetic makeup, but gave the virus’ creator...
3.75 Star Rating

Review: Summer Sons by Lee Mandelo

Rating: 4.5 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel   For nearly a decade, Andrew Blur and Eddie Fulton were inseparable. Described by others as friends, brothers, and roommates, the pair shared a life of “Eddie keeping [Andrew] leashed but...
4.5 Star Rating

Review: Various Persuasions by A.E. Lister

Rating: 4 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel   Nic Walker is unique and proud of it. At 34, he’s an accomplished Dom whose participation in the BDSM community has helped him discover and embrace who he is and what he likes. However, after a...
4 Star Rating

Review: Romancing the Inventor by Gail Carriger

Story Rating: 3.75 stars Audio Rating: 4.5 stars Narrator: Emma Newman Length: 5 hours, 37 minutes Audiobook Buy Links: Amazon/Audible | iBooks Book Buy Links: Amazon | iBooks Summer, 1878 “Although, did two ladies together call it rodgering? Or was there a...
4.5 Star Rating
3.75 Star Rating

Review: Impacted by Benji Carr

Rating: 4 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel   Wade Harrell is a mess. At 16, he knocked up his friend, Jessa, moved into his mom’s basement with Jessa to raise their baby, and still has to deal with the normal teenage angst inherent in...
4 Star Rating

Audiobook Review: Hummingbird Heartbreak by Max Walker

Story Rating: 3.75 stars Audio Rating: 4.5 stars Narrator: Greg Boudreaux Length: 8 hours, 13 minutes Audiobook Buy Links: Amazon/Audible | iBooks Book Buy Links: Amazon | iBooks Dusty Gold knows an awkward, anxiety-riddled nerd like him has NO chance with his super...
4.5 Star Rating
3.75 Star Rating

Review: A Lady Who Looks Good When She’s Crying by Dan Ackerman

Rating: 3.5 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel   After 80 years of friendship, Sunshine and Felix practically live in one another’s pockets; they work together, live next door to each other, and spend most of their free time together....
3.5 Star Rating