Scattered Thoughts Summary of Reviews for August 2013

August 2013 Review and Blog Summary: 5 Star Rating: Fifty Fifty Chances Are (Chances Are #3) by Lee Brazil, contemporary Ghost of a Chance (Chances Are #4) by Lee Brazil, contemporary Wicked Guidance (Wicked’s Way #4) by Havan Fellows, contemporary Wicked Incarcerations (Wicked’s Way #3) by Havan Fellows contemporary 4 to 4.75 Star Rating: Chances… Continue reading Scattered Thoughts Summary of Reviews for August 2013

Review: Handle With Care by Josephine Myles

Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 Ben Lethbridge spent most of his life taking care of his little sister when his parents were killed.  It was a job no eighteen year old should have to shoulder, especially a diabetic one.  But Ben did it and with love and patience, becoming the parent, guardian and security… Continue reading Review: Handle With Care by Josephine Myles

Review: Demolished by Astrid Amara

Rating:  4 stars out of 5 When Calvin Quarry meets up with his anonymous hookup, he is startled and upset to find out that the man is none other than Felix Bracks.  Felix Bracks was responsible for the death of Calvin’s closest friend in high school and several of their classmates.  Calvin flees from the encounter, horrified.… Continue reading Review: Demolished by Astrid Amara

Author Spotlight: Meet Lee Brazil!

ST: Good morning, everyone.  Today’s guest author is Lee Brazil, author of the wonderful Chances Are series in the Pulp Friction offerings.   Good morning, Lee! *pats chair and hands Lee a cup of coffee*. “Don’t mind the terriers, they will ask their own questions later”  *shoos away dogs* LB: Good morning! Thank you for… Continue reading Author Spotlight: Meet Lee Brazil!

Review: Ghost of a Chance (Chances Are #4) by Lee Brazil

Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Series Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Chance Dumont thought he couldn’t survive when his first love, Cannon, left him.  It took Chances five years before he thought he could take a chance on another man and a relationship.  Then Rory, a young submissive cop came along and further… Continue reading Review: Ghost of a Chance (Chances Are #4) by Lee Brazil

Review: Fifty Fifty Chances Are (Chances Are #3) by Lee Brazil

Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Series Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Chance Dumont, owner of Chances Are bar and his lover, Rory, are still trying to deal with the aftermath of Rory’s attack and the return of Cannon, Chances’s former boyfriend.  It’s not going well.  Rory, a cop, has still not been declared… Continue reading Review: Fifty Fifty Chances Are (Chances Are #3) by Lee Brazil

Martin Luther King, Jr., I Had A Dream speech, and This Coming Week In Reviews

It’s the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s speech on Wednesday and yesterday tens of thousands of people gathered to commemorate that momentous occassion and to remind  the world that his dream still needs to be fulfilled.   Racism still exists and we as a nation still have such a long way to go for… Continue reading Martin Luther King, Jr., I Had A Dream speech, and This Coming Week In Reviews

Review: The Queen’s Librarian by Carole Cummings

Rating: 2.75 stars out of 5 Lucas Tripp is the Queen’s Librarian.  He is also her cousin, her much poorer cousin.  He has a mother who loves to spend money and six sisters, four of whom need husbands and expect Lucas to find them suitably wealthy ones as their status  (and their mother) dictates.  Lucas… Continue reading Review: The Queen’s Librarian by Carole Cummings

Review: Burden by Annmarie McKenna

Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 It’s Detective Keegan Monroe’s first day off after a long undercover assignment and all he wants to do is relax and enjoy his coffee.  But his day is shattered when a  man dives in front of him throwing them both to the ground.  Then a gunshot goes past them as… Continue reading Review: Burden by Annmarie McKenna

Review: Subtle Innuendos (Mixed Tape Series) by Z. Allora

Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Max and Chad fall in love at eighteen and form a band.  That band, Euphoria, rises to the heights of the music charts and popularity in the 80’s.  Although still very much in love, Max and Chad’s romance hit hard times just five years later, due to the pressures… Continue reading Review: Subtle Innuendos (Mixed Tape Series) by Z. Allora