Braden’s Story
Bookreview / March 6, 2015

Yes I know I read these books in the wrong order. Actually you are supposed to read Aaron’s story first and then Braden’s Story, but both stories can be read out of order without problem. In this book we meet Braden, nephew of Aaron from the first book. His parents are strictly Christian and he really really wants to please them and be a good boy. But lately he has been having these feelings that he cannot describe, but doesn’t want either. Boys make him feel better than girls and that can only be wrong. His mother goes on and on about how wrong it is to be gay, the pastor in his church says so and all his friends make fun of gay people and seem to actually hate them. Braden does everything he can to get rid of these feelings. He forces himself to look at girls, tries a camp that promises to straighten him and even turns to drugs in order to help him. But nothing seems to work. And than he meets Michael, the pastors son. Michael assures him he is not gay, but bi. Michael has no objection to kissing and touching Braden and bot…

Angel in a Book Shop
Bookreview / January 8, 2015

Angel in a Book Shop is another story that can be placed under Christmas stories. Short, sweet and very romantic, it provides for a quick but fun read. Joshua Blakeman recently lost his father. All he left to him and his mother is a small bookshop called Chapter One. Placed in London in a quiet square near St Pauls Cathedral it is completely boarded up and hasn’t been opened in over a year. Joshua goes in to clear the place out and see if they can sell it. But when he gets there, he finds the place nice and quiet and feels at home there. And since he recently lost his job over some incident he has all the time in the world. Michael is the owner of the shop next door. One day he walks in with coffee served in a pride mug and starts talking to Joshua. Slowly but surely both boys fall in love and discover the other one is just what they need in life. But Michael has a great secret that he needs to share with Joshua. But will Joshua still love him the same after he knows the secret and learns what Michael is…