Review: Faery Reel

Book: Faery Reel

Author: Arielle Pierce

Genre: Paranormal Gay Romance

Publisher: Self-published (Part of the “Don’t Read in the Closet” event from the mmromance group on Goodreads.com)

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

 

This story felt authentic, which makes sense when I read that Arielle has lived in Wales. I really liked the main character’s voice, which was a combination of snark and dispirited hopefulness, especially when it comes to his love life. Osian encounters a member of the Sidhe (Fae) while visiting Ireland and badmouthing their folk music. While Conall might succeed at physically seducing Osian, it takes quite a bit more before he’s willing to let his heart open up.

This was a novella and it ran through the story in a fairly quick and straightforward way, but the voice and the attention to detail is why I give this story four stars. Plus I like that the Fae were slightly dangerous and that there was a feeling of danger in whether or not to succumb to their charms.

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