June is LGBT Pride Month! This Week at Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words

  President Obama Declares June LGBT Pride Month!   Hard to believe that June is here.  The months are just sliding by so quickly.  June is a strange month.  Full of goodbyes….to school, to high school especially as the graduations are over, and young people are moving on to the next stages of their lives.… Continue reading June is LGBT Pride Month! This Week at Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words

An Aurora YA Review: After I Wake by Emma Griffiths

  Rating: 4 stars out of 5: Award-winning teen poet Carter Rogers has made a lot of bad choices in her life, one of which led to losing her hand to frostbite. After a failed suicide attempt, Carter wakes up and takes a hard look at the person she’s become. As her disappointment over her… Continue reading An Aurora YA Review: After I Wake by Emma Griffiths

A BJ Review: Human Frailties, Human Strengths (Guardians of the Leythe #1.0) by Jaye McKenna

Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Ashnavayarian was a powerful, god-like being of the leythe, the place from which magical energies emanate. But Ash has been a bad boy. His thoughtless, selfish meddling and manipulating has led to a war and disturbances within the leythe. Ash needs to be taken down a peg or two,… Continue reading A BJ Review: Human Frailties, Human Strengths (Guardians of the Leythe #1.0) by Jaye McKenna

A Stella Review: No Matter What (Sex & Mayhem #4) by K.A. Merikan

Rating:  4.25 stars out of 5   — A gentle heart has no place in an outlaw’s chest —

 Ghost. Not a member of the Coffin Nails MC. Not a doctor anymore. Not gay.
Luca. Bent, not broken. Will not let go of Ghost. No matter what.

Ghost finds out the hard way that people you meet… Continue reading A Stella Review: No Matter What (Sex & Mayhem #4) by K.A. Merikan

Its Release Day for The Summer House (An English House Story #1) by RJ Scott (excerpt and giveaway)

– The Summer House An English House Story #1 Release date: 29th May 2015 Buylinks: RJ Scott Blogspot About The Summer House… Ashby Sebastian Sterling-Haynes has had a lot of boyfriends, but he’s never found the one.

The only person he can form an attachment to is his fourteen year old niece, and even that is in jeopardy when babysitting… Continue reading Its Release Day for The Summer House (An English House Story #1) by RJ Scott (excerpt and giveaway)

Audio Book Spotlight On Lexi Alexander’s “Alpha Trine” and “Striker” (The Valespian Pact Books 1 & 2) – Giveaway

 The Valespian Pack by Lexi Alexander Audiobook Release! Need New Audio Books to Listen To? Check out the latest audiobooks from Lexi Alexander, Alpha Trine and Striker from The Valespian Pact series.  Don’t forget to enter the contest waiting for you at the end of the post. Happy Listening! Alpha Trine (The Valespian Pact #1)… Continue reading Audio Book Spotlight On Lexi Alexander’s “Alpha Trine” and “Striker” (The Valespian Pact Books 1 & 2) – Giveaway

A MelanieM Review: Blood and Ghosts (Blood #2) by Shira Anthony

Rating: 4 stars out of 5 With vampire Nicolas Lambert’s marriage to a rival clanswoman only weeks away, Adrien Gilbert struggles to come to terms with his defeat at the hands of Verel Pelletier, a vampire hunter and an immortal like himself. Adrien and his former teacher, Roland Günter, begin to explore his newly acquired… Continue reading A MelanieM Review: Blood and Ghosts (Blood #2) by Shira Anthony

A Sammy Review: Where There’s Smoke (Panopolis #1) by Cari Z.

Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 I mean, it was one thing to date the guy who’d keyed the principal’s car in high school, but another entirely to get together with someone who was rapidly climbing Panopolis’s Most Wanted list. Edward Dinges has always been attracted to the super way of life in Panopolis. It’s… Continue reading A Sammy Review: Where There’s Smoke (Panopolis #1) by Cari Z.

Mia Kerwick Talks Trans and Gender Fluid Characters and her book Love Spells (interview, and contest)

   Love Spell by Mia Kerick Release Date: June 1, 2015 Goodreads Link Publisher: Cool Dudes Publishing Cover Artist: Louis C. Harris Buy Link:  Amazon Mia Kerick Talks Writing Trans and Gender Fluid Characters…Our Interview With Mia Kerick • Do you consider your character Chance gender fluid or transgender? The way I think of it, Chance… Continue reading Mia Kerwick Talks Trans and Gender Fluid Characters and her book Love Spells (interview, and contest)

A Stella Review: Cliff’s Edge (Willow Springs Ranch #7) by Laura Harner

Rating:  3.75 stars out of 5 Navy SEALs Cliff “Snides” Snyder and Ryan “Rhino” Matthews have been moving comfortably in each other’s worlds for two decades. Best friends since attending BUDs twenty years earlier, and despite playing for different teams, they’re often accused of acting like an old married couple—much to their amusement. Assigned to… Continue reading A Stella Review: Cliff’s Edge (Willow Springs Ranch #7) by Laura Harner