Audio Book Review by Gillian: Moment of Impact, by Karen Stivali

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Moment of Impact, by Karen Stivali
Series: Moments in Time, Book One
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press

Narrator: Robert Neiman
Book Release Date: January 7, 2015
Audio Release Date: May 25, 2016

Book Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

Audio Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

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Advanced Book Review: Moment of Silence, by Karen Stivali

stivali-moment-of-silenceMoment of Silence, by Karen Stivali
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Release Date: December 18, 2015
Series: Moments in Time (Stand Alone)

Rating: 5 out of 5

Buy Links: eBook / Paperback

I received an advanced copy of this novel in exchange for a fair and honest review.

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Growing up, Jason Stern led a charmed life complete with devoted sisters, a father who was one of Brooklyn’s most respected rabbis, and a mother who made the world’s best babka. He headed to NYU ready for anything—except falling for the wrong guy, coming out, and getting disowned by his once-loving family. In spite of that, Jason managed to graduate with honors. He’s got friends who treat him like family, and he’s proudly running the largest LGBTQ teen shelter in Manhattan. Life is good, but he’s still falling for the wrong men.

When charming, sexy Quinn Fitzpatrick begins work at the shelter, Jason falls hard and fast. Quinn is tall, blond, funny—damn near perfect. Only if Quinn’s gay, even he doesn’t seem to know it. If he does, he’s not telling anyone. And he’s about one ceremony away from becoming a Catholic priest.

Long hours of work turn to long nights of talking and laughter, and Jason dares to hope this time he’s falling for the right guy. But Quinn’s got a past to deal with and major decisions to make about his future. When Quinn leaves for a silent retreat, Jason knows the silence may change everything.

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