Review: A Sanctuary for Soulden (The Lords of Bucknall Club #4) by J.A. Rock and Lisa Henry

Rating: 4.5 🌈 In Rock and Henry’s marvelous Regency series, The Lords of Bucknall Club, the authors start with a premise that history zigged instead of zagged in 1783 when the Marriage Act Amendment was introduced in England to allow same sex marriages. Why? Because it wanted to encourage childless marriages between the many lesser… Continue reading Review: A Sanctuary for Soulden (The Lords of Bucknall Club #4) by J.A. Rock and Lisa Henry

Review: Wormwood Summer (San Amaro Investigations #1) by Kai Butler

Rating: 4.5 🌈 Fast upon the heels of my discovery of Ariana Nash and her urban fantasy series, I’ve stumbled across another story and urban fantasy series that’s threatened to have the very same effect upon me. It’s straight away captivating me with its expanding universe, a mixture of things modern and mythic as well… Continue reading Review: Wormwood Summer (San Amaro Investigations #1) by Kai Butler

A MelanieM Review: Chicken Soup by Mel Bossa

Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Though Jimmy’s ill and isn’t getting any better, he hopes to have a bit of fun during Pride weekend. When he meets Nolan, a young dancer in the parade, Jimmy takes a chance on making himself vulnerable for the first time in years. What Jimmy doesn’t expect is how… Continue reading A MelanieM Review: Chicken Soup by Mel Bossa

New Release Blitz for On a Summer Night by Gabriel D. Vidrine (excerpt and giveaway)

Title:  On a Summer Night Author: Gabriel D. Vidrine Publisher:  NineStar Press Release Date: April 2, 2018 Heat Level: 1 – No Sex Pairing: Male/Male Length: 56200 Genre: Contemporary, LGBT, contemporary, YA, trans, bisexual, asexual, coming-of-age, coming out, family drama, HFN, #ownvoices Add to Goodreads Synopsis Fourteen-year-old Casey is determined to have fun this summer… Continue reading New Release Blitz for On a Summer Night by Gabriel D. Vidrine (excerpt and giveaway)

New Release Blitz for Bank Run (Expanding Horizon #2) by Alli Reshi (excerpt and giveaway)

Title:  Bank Run Series: Expanding Horizon, Book Two Author: Alli Reshi Publisher:  NineStar Press Release Date: April 2, 2018 Heat Level: 1 – No Sex Pairing: Male/Male Length: 19400 Genre: Science Fiction, LGBT, science fiction, disability/PTSD/post-traumatic stress, military, hurt/comfort, interracial/intercultural, crime, HFN Add to Goodreads Synopsis Mark Noland doesn’t know how he always ends up… Continue reading New Release Blitz for Bank Run (Expanding Horizon #2) by Alli Reshi (excerpt and giveaway)

Amy Lane on The Holiday Crafter’s Blues, and her release Regret Me Not (author guest blog and excerpt)

Regret Me Not by Amy Lane Dreamspinner Press Cover art: Reese Dante Buy Links:Dreamspinner Press | Amazon  | Kobo |  iBooks   Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words is happy to have Amy Lane here talking about the holiday crafter’s blue and her new release Regret Me Not.  Welcome, Amy! ✒︎ The Holiday Crafter’s Blues By Amy Lane One of my first… Continue reading Amy Lane on The Holiday Crafter’s Blues, and her release Regret Me Not (author guest blog and excerpt)

Kim Dias on Writing, Stories and her release ‘Breakfast at Midnight’ (guest post)

Breakfast at Midnight by Kim Dias Dreamspinner Press Cover art by L.C. Chase Release Date: Sales Links: Dreamspinner Press Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words is happy to host Kim Dias here today on her Breakfast at Midnight tour.  Welcome, Kim. ✒︎ Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words Interview with the author of Breakfast at Midnight… Kim Dias How much… Continue reading Kim Dias on Writing, Stories and her release ‘Breakfast at Midnight’ (guest post)

A MelanieM Release Day Review: Read My Mind (Under the Empire #1) by Kelly Haworth

Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Reading someone’s mind won’t always tell you what they want. Scott Kensington lives happily without magic; prayer is all he needs to worship the gods. Then he starts his studies at the University of Frannesburg, and not only is he suddenly surrounded by eccentrics—those gifted with magic—but his own… Continue reading A MelanieM Release Day Review: Read My Mind (Under the Empire #1) by Kelly Haworth

A Barb the Zany Old Lady Review: By Quarry Lake by Josephine Myles

Rating: 4 stars out of 5 When Tommy returns from art school after having spent several years in London, his principal thought is to seek out Rob, his boyhood best friend and the man who Tommy ran from when all Rob wanted was a kiss. But first, he has to tell his family and secure… Continue reading A Barb the Zany Old Lady Review: By Quarry Lake by Josephine Myles

A Jeri Release Day Review: The Boy Next Door by Kate McMurray

Rating: 3 Stars out of 5 Lowell hasn’t been back to his home town in 20 years. But after his abusive father dies, he feels the need to be there to care for his mother. So he goes from being an out and proud single gay man in Manhattan to the “only” gay man in… Continue reading A Jeri Release Day Review: The Boy Next Door by Kate McMurray