Nothing Serious (re-release)
Bookreview / August 11, 2018

Lately the lovely Jay Northcote has started re realising some of his earlier work with an updated cover. This book is one of them, I already blogged about it back in 2015. You can read that blog right here. Back then I said I wasn’t a big fan of Northcote, but that has certainly changed a lot. I read this story again and with great pleasure also. It is still a recommended story that everyone should read. Title: Nothing Serious Author: Jay Northcote Publisher: Jaybird Press (self published) Length: 40,000 words approx Genre: contemporary m/m romance Cover Artist: Garrett Leigh Release Date: Originally published by Dreamspinner Press in 2013. This edition: July 18th 2018 Series information: This book is a standalone. The other ‘Nothing’ titles are unrelated. Blurb What happens when “nothing serious” turns into something more complicated? Mark O’Brien is finally being honest with himself. His relationship with Rachel is over and he’s moving out of the home they’ve shared for six years. They get along, but he can’t fix a relationship when the person he’s with is the wrong gender. Jamie Robertson, one of the removal men, is huge and ridiculously gorgeous, and Mark is smitten at first…

The Invasion – Animorphs #1
Bookreview / March 11, 2015

Animorphs is an English science fiction series that ran from 1996  to 2001 and was published by Scholastic Publishing. The basic idea was 5 kids who received the power to morph into any animal they touched. This power was given to them by an alien who crash-landed on Earth and then died. He told them of a coming invasion of Earth and they would need the morph power to fight back. The story revolves around five humans, Jake, Marco, Cassie, Rachel, and Tobias, and one alien, Aximili-Esgarrouth-Isthill (nicknamed Ax), who obtain the ability to morph into any animal they touch. Naming themselves “Animorphs” (a portmanteau of “animal morphers”) they use their ability to battle a secret alien infiltration of Earth by a race called the Yeerks. The Yeerks are a parasitic race of aliens resembling large slugs that take humans as a host by entering and merging with their brain through the ear canal. The Animorphs fight as a guerilla force against the Yeerks, led by Visser Three, and their program to take over the human race. Morphing into animals allows them to battle the various armies of aliens that the Yeerks use, but it also protects their identities. As far as the Yeerks know,…