It’s Contest Time! The Release of Strength of the Wolf by Kendall McKenna is Almost Here!

  Note: This event has been postponed until Monday, Sept. 9. Good morning, everyone!  I have several great announcements to make today.  On September 6th, Friday, the long awaited sequel to Kendall McKenna’s Strength of the Pack releases from MLR Press and to celebrate, Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words is hosting a two – part… Continue reading It’s Contest Time! The Release of Strength of the Wolf by Kendall McKenna is Almost Here!

It’s All In The Writing, Folks and the Week Ahead in Reviews

To prepare for my time at GRL in Atlanta in October, I am trying to get ahead in my reviews for September and October.  And that means reading tons of books and of course writing about them.  And books read in volume will highlight the most common flaws I am seeing across the boards from… Continue reading It’s All In The Writing, Folks and the Week Ahead in Reviews

Review: Still by Mary Calmes

Rating 4.75 stars out of  5 Silvan Cruz and Walter Wainwright fell in love at first kiss and never thought they would part.  Now years later with two grown children, their marriage has stagnated into a series of fights, long hours apart and miscommunication.  So when Silvan suggests that they get a divorce rather than… Continue reading Review: Still by Mary Calmes

Endangered LGBTQ Youth, Books Proceeds, and the Week Ahead in Reviews

Tis the season for winding down of the school year and various holidays,  Mothers Day and Fathers Day among them.  And while there are many families out there celebrating their love for one another, there are also many children, including 40 percent of LGBT youth*, who will be spending these holidays out on the streets,… Continue reading Endangered LGBTQ Youth, Books Proceeds, and the Week Ahead in Reviews

Review: Bad Attitude (Bad in Baltimore #3) by K.A. Mitchell

Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 When Baltimore police rescue diver Jamie Donnigan gets a call about a jumper off the Key Bridge he doesn’t realize that his carefully controlled life is about to change dramatically.  What he thinks will be a routine call turns into something much more important as the man they are… Continue reading Review: Bad Attitude (Bad in Baltimore #3) by K.A. Mitchell

Review: City Mouse (Country Mouse #2) by Amy Lane and Aleksandr Voinov

Rating: 5 stars out of  5 When Malcolm Kavanagh chased down Owen Watson in the middle of a train station and told Owen he loved him just as Owen was about to leave London, well that is the HEA moment always envisioned at the end of a romance novel.  But for Malcolm and Owen, life is… Continue reading Review: City Mouse (Country Mouse #2) by Amy Lane and Aleksandr Voinov

Review: His Heart To Reap by Erin Lane

Rating: 3 stars Aiden M. Scott, 26 years old, 3 years dead and stuck in limbo.  What is a bored departed supposed to do with limitless time on his hands?  Why become a reaper of course.  And for three years, that is the job Aiden has done, he is a reaper, more of a social… Continue reading Review: His Heart To Reap by Erin Lane

Review: Shy by John Inman

Rating 4.25 stars out of 5 When Tom Morgan’s ex boyfriend calls up to invite Tom to a party being thrown by the ex and his new lover, the last thing Tom would expect to find at the party would be a new boyfriend and potential love of his life.  And that’s because Tom’s life… Continue reading Review: Shy by John Inman

Review: It Takes Practice by Willa Okati

Rating: 3 stars Seven years ago, as Nathan Rey was getting ready for his graduation from medical school, he asked his long term boyfriend for a promise.  Nathan wanted Fitz, over the top, charismatic love of his life, to be there in the audience as he received his diploma and Fitz promised.  But Fitz broke… Continue reading Review: It Takes Practice by Willa Okati

April 2013 Book Reviews

Unbelievably, today is the last day  in April and the start of something new for Scattered Thoughts.  I am going to post a summary of each months books reviews on the last day of the month.  Hopefully, this will make it easy to find a new book to read, a book review you might have… Continue reading April 2013 Book Reviews