GENRE: Lesbian Romance
LENGTH: 33,141 words
Rock star Jo Avery didn’t have a choice about coming out, but ever since her ex outed her as bisexual, she’s been a proud advocate for LGBTQ+ issues. Most of her family wants nothing to do with her, but her brother has always supported her. When he gets married, he wants her in the wedding party.The only problem? Her new sister in law is the daughter of conservative pundit and anti-LGBT warrior Sarah Tremblay. Sarah has another daughter, too, the beautiful and charming Valeria.Valeria has been in the closet since she was fourteen. She’s always envied Jo’s strength and freedom, if not her path to living her authentic life. Soon Valeria finds herself falling for the fierce, pretty rocker, but coming out could cost her everything. How many risks can she take for someone she’ll only know for two weeks?Can Jo and Valeria turn attraction into love, or will their whirlwind romance blow out before it gets off the ground?EXCERPT:
Since it’s still quite rare nowadays in the lesfic world, it’s good to find a story (even a short one) about an openly bisexual character … a story which talks about the problems and huge prejudices that most of bisexual people face daily …
Josiane, aka Jo, has a lot of courage … The courage to face the fact one of her ex outed her a few years ago just to serve her own carreer, the courage to be herself since this event and the courage to come home (where , of course) she’s not welcome to please her beloved brother (who was always her ally) when he gets married to Izzy, the older daughter of a pundit and anti-LGBT warrior..
Sparks fly everywhere as soon as Jo and Valeria met .. It’s a « bit » complicated for both of them since Val is closeted and Izzy’s baby sister.
One’s could think it’s rushed to talk about Love between the main characters but Love at first sight exists and admitting it is another thing which require a lot of courage. It’s where Val prooves she’s as courag