Review: Loving Layne (A Hockey Allies Bid #2) by V.L. Locey

Rating: 4.25🌈 Hockey, V.L. Locey, age gap…done well and hot? Plus an intelligent nerd with a thing for great hats, Mel Tormé, and a classic car? I’m all in! Part of a 6 book-series, Hockey Allies Bid M/M Romance Collection from six different authors, Loving Layne is V.L. Locey’s addition to this terrific series. A… Continue reading Review: Loving Layne (A Hockey Allies Bid #2) by V.L. Locey

Review: Breath (Scales ‘n’ Spells (#2) by A.J. Sherwood and Jocelynn Drake

Rating: 4 🌈 Breath is the second book in Sherwood and Drake’s fantasy series and it takes the series off to Finland, Poland..a tiny travelogue of countries really, in search of new mages and Dragon mates for the Burkhard Fire Clan. The path taken through Riga, then Wrocław is so descriptive and charming that you… Continue reading Review: Breath (Scales ‘n’ Spells (#2) by A.J. Sherwood and Jocelynn Drake

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

☃️❄️❄️Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words Favored Holiday Reads this 2021!❄️❄️☃️

12 Days of Christmas (or Whatever you Celebrate) Reading List! ❄️Tis the season for holiday stories and I’ve read some outstanding ones so far, one’s that made me roar with laughter, some that had me reaching for the tissues, and so many that had me shaking my head at the mad writing skills and imagination… Continue reading ☃️❄️❄️Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words Favored Holiday Reads this 2021!❄️❄️☃️

Review: The Holiday List (Script Club #4) by Lane Hayes

Rating: 3.25🌈 The Holiday List is the fourth and final book in Lane Hayes Script Club series, built around a group of nerd scientists who live and work together. They form a club that does odd jobs, each becomes a focus of a book as well as one of the scientists who end up with… Continue reading Review: The Holiday List (Script Club #4) by Lane Hayes

Review: The Cuckoo’s Call by Lily Morton

Rating: 5 🌈 I’m not sure why this sat a few days on my shelf before I got to it because it has to be one of my favorite romances yet this year. Lily Morton really ticked every box for me here on contemporary romances and then further with not one but two love letters… Continue reading Review: The Cuckoo’s Call by Lily Morton

Review: Hot as Heller (Aster Valley #3) by Lucy Lennox

The man asked me to valet his damn car Rating: 3.5 🌈 Hot as Heller by Lucy Lennox is a new release I happened to grab up as it’s tag line caught my attention. Of course, it’s a middle book in a series. But I found this time that really didn’t make a difference for… Continue reading Review: Hot as Heller (Aster Valley #3) by Lucy Lennox

Review: Cosy & Chill by Jackie Keswick

Rating: 5🌈⛄️ Cosy & Chill by Jackie Keswick really conveys so much of what I really think is authentic when it comes to the holidays. It’s never just that glitteringly happy, fun filled holiday. full of congenial family gatherings and mountains of gifts. No, there’s also the elements of melancholy, feelings of bitterness, loneliness, exclusion,… Continue reading Review: Cosy & Chill by Jackie Keswick

Review: Treasured by S.J. Himes

Rating: 3.25 🌈 Treasured by S.J. Himes Is a 72 page fantasy romance which is about what my list-crammed, holiday strained brain can handle at the moment. Short, sweet, easy mystery. Nothing complicated. Nice quick read.. Himes’ story about a Dragon ISO his forever Treasure and a young man in definite need of … well… Continue reading Review: Treasured by S.J. Himes

Review: Holigay by K.M. Neuhold

Rating: 4 🌈⛄️ Holigay is a term that denotes someone who is gay or gay curious just for a holiday vacation. Once again home, they return to their safe sexual orientation. Holigay by K.M. Neuhold is a sweet best friends to lovers, sexual discovery holiday romance. It’s frankly adorable. It helps that the men involved… Continue reading Review: Holigay by K.M. Neuhold