‘Unbroken Hearts’ by Klee Klein #LGBTQ+ #Review #RGRGiveaway

Bethany reviews ‘Unbroken Hearts’ by Klee Klein.  Published by Dreamspinner Press on October 11th, 2017, 200 pgs. Why I read this book:  Anyone that knows me knows I love Klee’s books and this is the second book in the Unbroken series so it was a no brainer that I would read this one. NOTE: I was…

Finding Home by Garrett Leigh #LGBT #Review #ReleaseDay #YoungAdult

Melissa reviews Finding Home by Garrett Leigh published October 9th 2017 by Riptide Publishing, 178 pages. How do you find a home when your heart is in ashes? With their mum dead and their father on remand for her murder, Leo Hendry and his little sister, Lila, have nothing in the world but each other.…

Brave & Beautiful (Sassy Boyz #3) by by Elizabeth Varlet #Review #LGBT #Series

Melissa reviews Brave & Beautiful (Sassy Boyz #3) by by Elizabeth Varlet published October 9th 2017 by Carina Press, 249 pages. Sexy, seductive and hiding dark secrets, the Sassy Boyz return to the stage in Brave & Beautiful There’s only one relationship that matters to Tameron “Tam” Kis—his love affair with dance. Life’s been pretty shitty,…

‘Match Day’ (Adventures INK: Book 1 ) By Mercy Celeste #LGBT #Review #Romance #FriendsToLovers #Contemporary #JiltedAtTheAlter

Wendy reviews ‘Match Day’ (Adventures INK: Book 1 ) by Mercy Celeste. Published by MJC Press August 14, 2017, 193 pages. Jilted at the altar! Doctor Zack Sorensen planned to spend the entire ten-day luxury honeymoon cruise drunk off his ass. Why not? He paid a fortune for the tickets. Non-refundable tickets. If anyone deserved…

Scorpio Hates Virgo by Anyta Sunday #Review #LGBT #Romance

Melissa reviews Scorpio Hates Virgo by Anyta Sunday, self-published; 245 pages. This year is all about healing the heart, Scorpio. It’s time to leave negative attitudes and stoic facades at the door and let others see the real, more vulnerable you. Percy Freedman is not grieving. Absolutely not, take that back at once. No, he’s…

Hopeless Romantic by Francis Gideon #LGBT #Review #RGRTransAwareEvent #RGRGiveaway

Dana reviews Hopeless Romantic by Francis Gideon (Published by Riptide Publishing, April 10, 2017, 293 pages) A copy was provided in exchange for an honest review. Giveaway at bottom of post. Please check it out to win a cool prize from Rainbows4All Why I read this: I want to start out by saying how great these…

Anna Martin ‘The Impossible Boy’: #LGBTQ+ #RGRTransAwareEvent #GuestPost #Spotlight #Review #RGRGiveaway

I started working on The Impossible Boy late in 2013, when conversations around LGBT rights were definitely different to how they are today. Four years doesn’t sound like much, but the world has changed so much and conversations around trans rights in particular have definitely evolved. I had a good idea of what I wanted…

‘Trans – Trap (Volume 1)’ by Ms. Fifi Frost #LGBT #RGRtransAwareEvent #Review

Wendy reviews ‘Trans – Trap (Volume 1)’ by Ms. Fifi Frost. Self published August 6, 2017, 210 pages. What happens when small town bigotry meets big city progressiveness? Trans-Trap! Trans-Trap is the latest work by Ms. Fifi Frost. Fifi won the 2016 Next Generation Indie Book Award for her riveting memoir, Rusted Rhinestones. Trans-Trap is…

Julie Aitcheson ‘Being Roy’: #RGRTransAwareEvent #LGBTQ #GuestPost #Spotlight #Excerpt

Today Julie Aitchenson stops by RGR Trans Aware Event to talk about her upcoming book ‘Being Roy’ and why it is important to expose children and young adults to diverse expressions of sexuality.  Let’s all give Julie a warm hello and thank her for stopping by today, As the October release of my first young…

A Fine Bromance by Christopher Hawthorne Moss #LGBT #Review #RGRTransAwareEvent

Dana reviews A Fine Bromance by Christoper Hawthorne Moss (Published by Harmony Ink Press, August 11, 2016, 180 pages) A copy was provided in exchange for an honest review. Why I read this:  The obvious reason I picked this book is that it had a trans character in it and we are having a Trans…

Joe Cosentino: #LGBTQ+ #RGRTransAwareEvent #Guestpost #Spotlight

Books of Inclusion By Joe Cosentino Like many people, I am horrified by the Trump Administrations’ assault on LGBT Americans, including on our transsexual friends. So, I appreciate Rainbow Gold Reviews’ event highlighting tran authors and characters. While not tran myself, four of my novels include major tran characters who are Caucasian, African American, Latina,…

Jay Northcote ‘Starting From Scratch’: #LGBTQ+ #RGRTransAwareEvent #Interview #Spotlight #Review #RGRGiveaway

Today let’s all welcome Jay Northcote to the RGR Trans Aware Event.  Jay was gracious enough to answer a few questions for this event.  Jay was also kind enough to provide me a RC of ‘Starting From Scratch’ for a review.  So check out Jay’s wonderful interview and my review of ‘Starting From Scratch’, oh…

Jeff Adams ‘Hat Trick Series’: #LGBTQ+ #RGRTransAwareEvent #GuestPost #Spotlight #RGRGiveaway

 Let’s all welcome Jeff today on RGR Trans Aware Week.  Jeff is the co-host of Jeff & Will’s Big Gay Fiction Podcast and author of the ‘Hat Trick’ series.  He is here today giving us some background on the series and what his inspiration was.  He is also generously offering a box set of ‘Hat Trick’ which…

L.A. Witt ‘Having Her Back’, ‘Static’, ‘The Left Hand of Calvus’: #LGBTQ+ #RGRTransAwareEvent #Spotlight #Review

Welcome back everyone.  Today we have something special for you.  L.A. Witt aka Ann Gallagher aka Lori A Witt has three books that go along with RGR’s Trans Aware Event, ‘Having Her Back’, ‘Static’. & ‘The Left Hand of Clavus’.  Check out the blurbs for each of them and enjoy Dana’s review of ‘Having Her…

J.S. Frankel ‘Picture (Im)perfect’: #LGBTQ+ #RGRTransAwareEvent #GuestPost #Spotlight #Review #YA

Please help me today in welcoming author J.S. Frankel to RGR’s Trans Aware Event.  He is here today to talk about writing trans and other diverse characters.  His book ‘Picture (Im)Perfect’ is reviewed by Melissa.  Thank you J.S. for stopping by today!!! Writing transgender and other diverse characters: How NOT to screw up! I should…

Illegal Contact (The Barons #1) by Santino Hassell #Review #NewSeries #Football #Closet

Melissa reviews Illegal Contact (The Barons #1) by Santino Hassell Expected publication: August 15th 2017 by Berkley Publishing Group (InterMix), 251 pages. The rules of the game don’t apply off the field in this first Barons novel.  New York Barons tight end Gavin Brawley is suspended from the team and on house arrest after a video…