Review: Sky Full of Mysteries by Rick R. Reed

Rating: 4.75 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel I’m not sure how tolerant this site is for expletives—pretty sure I’ve never used them in a review here—but let me say…I’d use several of them to describe the level of emotional upheaval I experienced while devouring this book. I am a […]

Review: Ravensong by T.J. Klune

Rating: 5 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Ravensong is the second book in T.J. Klune’s Green Creek series, and I believe it is best enjoyed when read in order. To recap without too many spoilers: Green Creek, Oregon is a tiny mountain town that possesses great mystical power. It is […]

Review: Somebody’s Monster by Beau Van Dalen

HRating: 2.5 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Vance Steward is a fighter pilot on a cruiser headed for Mars. He’s befriended an alien, Luenos, who is a tall, dark, claw-bearing humanoid with no eyes and whose only communication comes by way of telepathy with Vance. The rest of the […]

Audiobook Review: The Quarterback by Mackenzie Blair

Story Rating: 4.5 stars Audio Rating: 4.75 stars Narrator: Greg Boudreaux Length: 9 hours, 35 minutes Audiobook Buy Links: Amazon/Audible | iBooks Book Buy Links: Amazon | iBooks Matt Lancaster is the star quarterback of Bodine College, a small southern division II school in Alabama. Matt is a senior, and a closeted gay virgin, who […]

Review: Personal Best by Sean Michael

Rating: 3.75 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Mike Gauliet is an elite swimmer in his freshman year at college. He’s a world-class athlete, but he’s got emotional issues that plague him and hold him back, it seems. See, he’s got a terrible diet, a nervous stomach (read: vomits all […]

Audiobook Review: Staggered Cove Station by Elle Brownlee

Story Rating: 4.25 stars Audio Rating: 4.5 stars Narrator: Colin Darcy Length: 6 hours, 11 minutes Audiobook Buy Links: Amazon/Audible | iBooks Book Buy Links: Amazon | iBooks The US Coast Guard Station at Staggered Cove, Alaska, is considered a dead end on the career path, for most.  That’s why native Alaskan and senior rescue […]

Review: Lies & Deception by Nic Starr

Rating: 4 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Mitch O’Neill is a police detective in Sydney investigating two rival biker gangs, the Soldiers of Fury and the Brutes. It seems as there’s a war brewing and casualties are collecting. When it’s learned that Mitch’s ex, Peter, has close ties to Rocky […]

Review: A Tender Curiosity by Charlie Cochet

Rating: 4.25 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Anthology A Tender Curiosity is a sweet collection of novellas from Charlie Cochet that do not especially connect in theme, but all have a nostalgic tone. The setting for each is roughly in post-prohibition, Great Depression-era, New York City. The lingo really helped […]