Shifting Ground

Title: Shifting Ground: A Short Story Collection Author: Alice Rachel Genre: Young Adult/ New Adult dystopian romance Rating: 5 stars Goodreads Summary: SHIFTING GROUND is a collection of 12 short stories and novellas from the UNDER GROUND series. The collection contains MF, FF, and MM stories featuring gay, straight, bi, and pansexual characters. The anthology includes: - Chi: A … Continue reading Shifting Ground


Common Ground

Title: Common Ground Author: Alice Rachel Genre: Young adult, dystopian Rating: 5 stars Synopsis: When Taylor Jones moved into the neighborhood, he didn't expect to fall for the feisty girl next door. His life was already complicated enough as it was. Between his difficult relationship with his father and his sister's wedding lurking on the horizon, Taylor had a … Continue reading Common Ground

Terrence: A Short Story

Title: Terrence: A Short Story Author: Alice Rachel Genre: YA/NA Dystopian Romance Rating: 5 stars Synopsis: Bullying is nothing new to Terrence Young. The teasing and harassment are constant. His family is less than understanding as well. To them, Terrence chose to be gay and complicate their lives. Their little rejections sting and cut him deeply. But when … Continue reading Terrence: A Short Story

Keeping the Distance (I heart Iloilo #1)

Title: Keeping the Distance (I heart Iloilo #1) Author: Clarisse David Genre: YA Contemporary Romance Rating: 5 stars Synopsis: No bets. No fake relationships. Just a very real one that has to be kept under wraps. Seventeen-year-old Melissa wants to dye her hair cotton candy pink and focus on her ukulele instead of Physics. But she can't. As the … Continue reading Keeping the Distance (I heart Iloilo #1)