Review of the Prince and the Dressmaker

The Prince and the Dressmaker by Jen Wang. First Second. 2018. 3 stars This is not solely a fluffy feel-good cute story, as many reviews describe it. There are lovely and sweet moments in it, but it also has other things going on that may be difficult and painful for trans and/or non-binary readers. I … Continue reading Review of the Prince and the Dressmaker

Review of Trick or Treat

Trick or Treat by Sydney Blackburn. Ninestar Press. 2017. 3.5 stars I enjoyed this meet-cute Halloween queer romance short. The MC is a genderfluid pansexual man (named on the page), and I really liked him. His bisexual love interest is a sweetheart who seems to really get him and appreciate him. There's a bit of … Continue reading Review of Trick or Treat

Top Holiday Romances 2017

This post focuses on fall and winter holidays and includes romances centered around these: Halloween, Samhain, Durga Puja, Chanukah, Winter Solstice, Christmas, Kwanzaa, New Years Eve. (About half are Christmas stories,  there are so many more out there.) It definitely shows my bias towards contemporary romance, but there is a smattering of fantasy and historical romance … Continue reading Top Holiday Romances 2017