Helena Stone


#55 best reviewers
#45 top reviewers
year in books
Faye K
2,104 books | 133 friends

Lori
2,569 books | 1,250 friends

B.A. Brock
1,263 books | 669 friends

Sheri
1,914 books | 956 friends

JustJen...
13,180 books | 523 friends

Christy
5,419 books | 605 friends

A.M. Po...
704 books | 931 friends

True Lo...
1,656 books | 315 friends

More friends…

Helena Stone

Goodreads Author


Born
January 26

Website

Twitter

Member Since
May 2014


Helena Stone can’t remember a life before words and reading. After growing up in a household where no holiday or festivity was complete without at least one new book, it’s hardly surprising she now owns more books than shelf space while her Kindle is about to explode.

The urge to write came as a surprise. The realisation that people might enjoy her words was a shock to say the least. Now that the writing bug has well and truly taken hold, Helena can no longer imagine not sharing the characters in her head and heart with the rest of the world.

Having left the hustle and bustle of Amsterdam for the peace and quiet of the Irish Country side she divides her time between reading, writing, long and often wet walks with the dog, her part-time job in
...more

To ask Helena Stone questions, please sign up.

Popular Answered Questions

Helena Stone Take a shower or walk the dog. The best ideas always come to me when I'm nowhere near my computer or pen and paper.…moreTake a shower or walk the dog. The best ideas always come to me when I'm nowhere near my computer or pen and paper.(less)
Helena Stone Just do it, write. Unless you try it you won't know if you can write that story. It worked for me.…moreJust do it, write. Unless you try it you won't know if you can write that story. It worked for me.(less)
Average rating: 3.92 · 868 ratings · 387 reviews · 24 distinct worksSimilar authors
A Miracle in the Library

3.92 avg rating — 146 ratings — published 2018 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Double Dutch Courage

3.78 avg rating — 74 ratings — published 2018 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Play for Love

3.60 avg rating — 50 ratings — published 2021
Rate this book
Clear rating
Patience (Dublin Virtues, #1)

3.88 avg rating — 74 ratings — published 2017 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Scenes from Adelaide Road

4.31 avg rating — 45 ratings — published 2015 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Valentine's Love (Valentine...

3.97 avg rating — 69 ratings — published 2018 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lessons in Love (Mitch & Ci...

4.06 avg rating — 35 ratings — published 2019
Rate this book
Clear rating
Too Hot for Santa

3.68 avg rating — 56 ratings — published 2018 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Renewal (Dublin Virtues, #3)

4.27 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 2017 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Pride of Place (Mitch & Cia...

4.13 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 2019
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Helena Stone…

Rainbow Advent Calendar 2019: Once Upon a Gingerbread Reindeer




I hope you’re all enjoying the Rainbow Advent Calendar and have been busy getting all the free stories that have already gone up. With two stories becoming available most days, there will be almost 50 new reads for you between now and Christmas Day. If you haven’t joined the event yet, please make your way to the Facebook group  to find the already available stories and get updates the mome Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Share on Twitter
Published on December 09, 2019 09:30
A Miracle in the Library Lessons in Love Pride of Place Ukuleles & Scrums The Rest of Our Lives
(5 books)
by
4.01 avg rating — 236 ratings

Patience Equality Renewal
(3 books)
by
3.99 avg rating — 133 ratings

Valentine's Love Valentine's Surprise Valentine's Vows
(3 books)
by
4.04 avg rating — 93 ratings

All or Nothing Little Rainbows Now or Never
(3 books)
by
4.28 avg rating — 39 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events.

Listening Still
Helena Stone is currently reading
by Anne Griffin (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
The House in the ...
Helena Stone is currently reading
by T.J. Klune (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
The Book of Queer...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Helena’s Recent Updates

Helena Stone is currently reading
Listening Still by Anne  Griffin
Listening Still
by Anne Griffin (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Helena Stone rated a book it was amazing
Make Yourself at Home by Ciara Geraghty
Make Yourself at Home
by Ciara Geraghty (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Having read and enjoyed Ciara Geraghty’s books in the past, I went into this story fully expecting to love it too. I was not prepared for how much Marianne’s tale would capture me, keep me enthralled, and make me think.

On the surface, this is the sto
...more
Helena Stone rated a book really liked it
The Midnight Library by Matt Haig
The Midnight Library
by Matt Haig (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
3.5 stars, rounded up.

I bought this book when it first came out after seeing rave reviews. What’s more, I follow Matt Haig on Twitter and I love his positive messages. Besides, what’s not to love about a book featuring a library filled with books dep
...more
Helena Stone rated a book really liked it
Just Make Believe by Maggie Robinson
Rate this book
Clear rating
It’s been a while since I read a mystery and even longer since I read one with a historical setting, but it has been nice to return to what used to be my favourite genre. As for the story? That was nice too. I hope that doesn’t sound as if I’m damnin ...more
Helena Stone wants to read
Ben's Boss by K.C. Wells
Ben's Boss (Maine Men #2)
by K.C. Wells (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Helena Stone rated a book it was amazing
Finn's Fantasy by K.C. Wells
Rate this book
Clear rating
Sighs. Finn’s Fantasy might as well have been written to meet my personal reading preferences.

Low Angst? √
Age Gap? √
Strong Secondary Characters? √
Adorable Dog? √

There really isn’t anything in this story that doesn’t work for me. Quite the
...more
Helena Stone rated a book it was amazing
The Art of the Glimpse by Sinéad Gleeson
Rate this book
Clear rating
100 stories read over 100 days. It was a bit of an experiment for me. Short stories often don't work for me and I wanted to see if reading many of them over a relatively short period of time would make me appreciate them more. I'm afraid the result i ...more
Helena Stone rated a book it was amazing
My Best Friend's Brother by K.C. Wells
My Best Friend's Brother
by K.C. Wells (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Delightful. I absolutely adored this story and these characters.

The set-up is of course glorious in its own right. What’s not to love about a blurb that indicates the main characters will have to suffer their way through a fair amount of pining befor
...more
Helena Stone rated a book it was amazing
Three Shots by Brigham Vaughn
Three Shots
by Brigham Vaughn (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
This was a re-read for me. I first read Three Shots in 2017 and my review of that edition can be found at the bottom of this one. Then again, I’m not sure re-read is the right word here. While there certainly are strong similarities between the origi ...more
Helena Stone rated a book it was amazing
My Best Friend's Brother by K.C. Wells
My Best Friend's Brother
by K.C. Wells (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Delightful. I absolutely adored this story and these characters.

The set-up is of course glorious in its own right. What’s not to love about a blurb that indicates the main characters will have to suffer their way through a fair amount of pining befor
...more
More of Helena's books…
“Families of the heart on the other hand, are those we create with the people who truly love us.”
Helena Stone, Scenes from Adelaide Road

“Jaysus, Aidan. What a risk to take.” My anger faded.”
Helena Stone, Scenes from Adelaide Road

“Families of the heart on the other hand, are those we create with the people who truly love us.”
Helena Stone, Scenes from Adelaide Road

“Jaysus, Aidan. What a risk to take.” My anger faded.”
Helena Stone, Scenes from Adelaide Road

“She suppressed a grin.”
Cora Harrison, My Lady Judge

90393 UK GLBTQ Fiction Meet — 328 members — last activity Aug 22, 2016 05:57AM
If you are a reader, writer, editor, publisher or just a fan of all the varieties of GLBTQ fiction, including m-m romance and f-f romance, bisexual, t ...more
45452 Dreamspinner Press — 2025 members — last activity Dec 08, 2020 07:33AM
A place for authors and readers of Dreamspinner Press to interact.
49526 YA LGBT Books — 12178 members — last activity Jun 19, 2021 10:14AM
For anyone who enjoys LGBTQ books written for young adults. We're a friendly, supportive group that provides a non-judgmental place to discuss the boo ...more
88947 Totally Bound Publishing — 588 members — last activity Apr 01, 2016 09:43AM
Welcome to our forum for authors and readers of Totally Bound! We are Europe’s largest eBook publisher of erotic romance fiction, offering pure unad ...more
20149 M/M Romance — 28322 members — last activity 11 minutes ago
The #1 resource on the Internet for M/M Romance fans, this group has something for everyone. * Book and Series Discussions * Daily Updates on New Rel ...more
148336 Cut And Run — 21 members — last activity May 06, 2015 10:24AM
Discssions about Abi Roux Cut and Run series
78818 Brandon Shire Fan Group — 136 members — last activity Dec 30, 2017 02:38AM
A page for and by the fans of Brandon Shire and his books. Award winning writer BRANDON SHIRE is a distinct voice in contemporary gay fiction and ro ...more
42800 Menage Readers — 2830 members — last activity 12 hours, 43 min ago
For those of you that love reading books with more than just two lovers. This group will discuss all combinations of polyamorous relationship books. ...more
183801 Wulf's fan Group — 15 members — last activity Mar 19, 2016 05:37AM
This is fan group, a place for discussion of Wulf Francu Godgluck's work. ...more
12700 BDSM — 6672 members — last activity Jun 20, 2021 05:33AM
This is a group where you can share - whether you live the lifestyle, enjoy reading stories with BDSM elements, or both. We have Educational Topics, ...more
More of Helena’s groups…



Comments (showing 1-2)    post a comment »
dateUp arrow    newest »

Helena Stone Karen wrote: "Thanks for the friend acceptance, and just saw that we will meet on the 6th September as well"

Thanks for finding me. And yes we will. I'm so looking forward to that. And it's exactly one month away today.


message 1: by Karen

Karen Wellsbury Thanks for the friend acceptance, and just saw that we will meet on the 6th September as well


back to top