Review: His Irish Detective by Summer Devon

Rating: DNF Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel After having read the first book in the Victorian Gay Detective series, I was looking forward to diving into this one. However, right from the start it was a struggle just to read it, and by the time I got to the 30% mark, […]

Coming This Week

Hi everyone! As many of you know already, this has been a rough week for our little GLBT romance community. In case you haven’t heard, author Santino Hassell has been revealed as a catfisher who lied about his identity and background. Along with that, there are countless victim accounts of bullying, abuse, gaslighting, and attacks […]


I have more winners to announce today! -Backlist book by Charlie Cochrane: Susana -Backlist book by Anna Martin: Clementine -Backlist book by Summer Devon: Lindsay and Jen Thank you to everyone who stopped by the blog and entered the contests. And a big thanks to Charlie, Summer, and Anna for donating the great giveaways!

Guest Post and Giveaway: His American Detective by Summer Devon

Today I am so pleased to welcome Summer Devon to Joyfully Jay. Summer has come to talk to us about her release, His American Detective. She has also brought along some books to give away. Please join me in giving her a big welcome!   When I said I was writing books about Victorian-era private detectives, […]

Coming This Week

Hi everyone! I hope you all had a lovely week. Things are busy here as we gear up for holiday season. I can’t believe how many holiday books are already out! So things are jumping as we try to figure out what we are going to review this season and keeping up with the holiday […]

Review: The Gentleman’s Muse by Summer Devon

Rating: 4 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel The Gentleman’s Muse is historical romance is set in 1880 London. David Lewis is a bright, young, attractive carpenter on a mission to find clerk work in London to help support his twin sister, Bethie. She’s been disgraced by a gentleman who was […]

Coming This Week

Hi everyone! I hope you all had a great week! Things have been crazy for me as I am leaving tomorrow for the GayRomLit Retreat (aka GRL). So I have spent the week trying to prepare, both on the personal end and the blog end, for being away for the week. Right now I am […]

Review: The Hanged Man’s Hero by Summer Devon

Rating: 2.75 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novella Desmond “Dez” Moore is a man out of time. Sentenced to hang for murder, he decides to write a final letter to his estranged sister. It seems the sort of thing a man should do before he dies. But instead of reaching […]