Big Man by Matthew J. Metzger: 10/10 Stars

  Max Farrier wanted to follow in the family footsteps and join the Navy once, but he’s better off focusing on just surviving his last year of school and going to work in Aunt Donna’s shop once it’s over. After an incident at school puts Max in the hospital, Aunt Donna’s had enough. She signs … Continue reading Big Man by Matthew J. Metzger: 10/10 Stars

The Butterfly on Fire by E L Croucher: 1/10 Stars

  The Butterfly on Fire is the story of three different lives, each linked together by a tragic, unchanging truth. Eric is growing up and realising how different he is to those around him. How much longer can he hide from himself? Beam is trying to balance work and romance like everyone else living in … Continue reading The Butterfly on Fire by E L Croucher: 1/10 Stars

Lucky by Tia Fielding: 3/10 Stars

  Sloane would've given anything to have been born with the right body, but he hadn't. He’d have given anything to have his family back, but his father insisted that until Sloane was ready to become his heterosexual daughter again, he wanted nothing to do with him. So Sloane dealt with the challenges of living … Continue reading Lucky by Tia Fielding: 3/10 Stars

Born Magic by A R Moler: 4/10 Stars

  Querteshan guardsman Jamal Fayed is on a routine patrol through the desert area known as the Burning when they discover an injured and unconscious man who looks to be from a nearby country, Perathea. Their two countries have a long history of animosity. When Nev ran from his master, he was fleeing for his … Continue reading Born Magic by A R Moler: 4/10 Stars

Mercs! by Dorian Dawes: 9/10 Stars

  Famous bounty hunter Talisha Artul is not having a good day. A hostile alien planet full of bandits and refugees, an entire group of mercenaries all told to kill her and take her armor, and it’s barely even noon. All she wanted was to earn a paycheck and make her mother proud. They’ve barely … Continue reading Mercs! by Dorian Dawes: 9/10 Stars

Date From Hell by Gareth Vaughn: 6/10 Stars

  In his desperation to find a date in time for the annual Helloween bash, minor-rank demon Kev summons a coworker he once hooked up with. But when the smoke and sulfur clears, it isn’t demon Ira standing in the ring, but a very perplexed, very human mortal named Archer. Archer is cute, confused, and … Continue reading Date From Hell by Gareth Vaughn: 6/10 Stars

The Boss’s Daughter by J. T. Marie: 8/10 Stars

  Once the daughter of a prominent dentist in Philadelphia, Natalie Allen wasn't happy with the life she was expected to lead, so she left society behind and headed west. Now, in the little town of Junction, she's known as Nat, a cowboy working on Boss Daddy's cattle ranch. She keeps to herself, renting a … Continue reading The Boss’s Daughter by J. T. Marie: 8/10 Stars

Zach’s Man by Elizabeth L. Brooks: 6/10 Stars

  I am a gay man, not a straight woman, no matter what parts my body has, no matter how hard it is for my family to understand. I'm luckier than many in my position. My family may not understand, but they are only confused, not hateful. And I have Zach, who knows who and … Continue reading Zach’s Man by Elizabeth L. Brooks: 6/10 Stars

A Decade of Visions by Cameron Ramses: 7/10 Stars

  Born to a single mother in Dust Bowl-era Nebraska, Roy Manger learns to deny his true self from an early age. The rural Midwest is no place for a boy who wears girls’ clothes for fun—let alone for one who suffers gruesome hallucinations. It is only when he leaves home that he can embrace … Continue reading A Decade of Visions by Cameron Ramses: 7/10 Stars

Life Underwater by Matthew J. Metzger: 10/10 Stars

  Ashraf never thought he could fall in love. So when he falls hard and fast for marine biologist Jamie Singer, it’s a shock to the system—in more ways than one. Even if he can wrap his head around what love is and how relationships work, Ashraf’s not sure this is viable. He’s hydrophobic. And … Continue reading Life Underwater by Matthew J. Metzger: 10/10 Stars