Review: Robin Reardon and C. Kennedy – Waiting for Walker

Author: Robin Reardon and C. Kennedy
Reviewer: Stephen
Publisher: Smashwords
Genre: Young Adult


Micah Jeager’s life is a mess. His folks have split, and now he lives with his mother in the manager’s unit of a motel. His mother is seeing a medium to communicate with Micah’s older brother, killed in Afghanistan. He had to change schools for his junior year, which made him retreat further into himself, hiding behind his camera—and hiding that he’s gay.

One sunny … Continue reading

Review: Robin Reardon – The Revelations of Jude Connor

16129142Author: Robin Reardon
Reviewer: Stephen
Publisher: Kensington
Genre: m/m come of age
ISBN: 9780758284747)

Jude Connor’s rural Idaho hometown is a place of strong values and high expectations. For those who fit into the local church’s narrow confines, there’s support and fellowship. For those who don’t, there’s ostracism in this life and certain damnation in the next.

Jude wants desperately to be saved—to believe with the fervor of the charismatic Reverend Amos King, whose sermons … Continue reading

Review: Robin Reardon – Educating Simon

18723585Author: Robin Reardon
Reviewer: Stephen
Publisher: Kensington Publishing
Genre: M/M Contemporary
ISBN: 9780758284761

Simon Fitzroy-Hunt is English to the core, smarter than most and set on attending Oxford University – his late father’s dream. But now his newly-remarried mother is dragging him to Boston, forcing him to leave behind his boyfriend and his beloved cat. Simon’s new school seems even more demanding than the one he’s left behind, and life gets much more … Continue reading

Review: Robin Reardon – A Question of Manhood

8241985Author: Robin Reardon
Publisher:  Kensington Books
ISBN: 9780758246790

November 1972. The Vietnam War is rumored to be drawing to a close, and for sixteen-year-old Paul Landon, the end can’t come soon enough. The end will mean his older brother Chris, the family’s golden child, returning home from the Army for good. But while home on leave, Chris entrusts Paul with a secret: He’s gay. And when Chris is killed in action, Paul … Continue reading

Review: Robin Reardon – The Evolution of Ethan Poe

evolution Author: Robin Reardon
Reviewer: Stephen
Publisher: Kensington
Genre: m/m young adults
ISBN: 9780758246806

In the space of a few months, sixteen-year-old Ethan Poe’s life has become a complicated mix of facts, theories, and hypotheses. Things he knows beyond doubt: his parents are divorcing, his older brother Kyle is exhibiting alarming behavior, and his best friend is turning into a spiritual fanatic. Then there are the shifting uncertainties, including his feelings toward his father and his desire to both blend in and stand out in … Continue reading

Robin Reardon – Thinking Straight

Author: Robin Reardon
Reviewed by: Stephen
Publisher: Kensington Publisher
Genre: M/M Young Adult
ISBN 13: 9780758219282

I know God doesn’t make mistakes, and if I’m gay it’s because that’s what he wanted. What you wanted. And I think the challenge is to get everyone else to see that. This is their test, not mine. If only Taylor Adams had kept on lying to his parents, none of this would have happened. He wouldn’t have been shipped off to Straight to God, an institution … Continue reading