Tom Mendicino

The Boys From Eighth and Carpenter

The Boys From Eighth and Carpenter

Title: The Boys From Eighth and Carpenter Author: Tom Mendicino Publisher: Kensington Release Date: August 25, 2015 Genre(s): Contemporary/Gay literary fiction Page Count: 416 Reviewed by: LenaRibka Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: S. Gagliano & Son has been a barber shop fixture in South Philly for decades. Frankie and Michael Gagliano’s Italian immigrant father—Luigi to his customers, Papa to his sons—presides…
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Probation

Probation

Title: Probation Author: Tom Mendicino Publisher: Kensington Genre: Gay; Contemporary Buy link: Amazon.com Length: Novel; also ebook Rating: 5 stars out 5 A guest review by Leslie IN A NUTSHELL: A powerful coming out story of a gay man who has been married for 20 years; an arrest for solicitation forces him to rethink, reevaluate, and rebuild his life. Readers share this experience with the prickly, but sympathetic, first person…
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