Mia Kerick




Tanu Gill
1,066 books | 777 friends

Cait Dean
1,474 books | 34 friends

Rachel
2,878 books | 768 friends

Carolin...
5,096 books | 1,003 friends

Felice ...
300 books | 1,160 friends

Nya Raw...
9 books | 161 friends

Lori
2,265 books | 1,257 friends

Jay Hawke
307 books | 39 friends

More friends…



Mia Kerick

Goodreads Author


Born
in The United States
Website

Twitter

Genre

Member Since
October 2012


Mia Kerick is the mother of four exceptional children—all named after saints—and five nonpedigreed cats—all named after the next best thing to saints, Boston Red Sox players. Her husband of twenty years has been told by many that he has the patience of Job, but don’t ask Mia about that, as it is a sensitive subject.


Mia focuses her stories on the emotional growth of troubled men and their relationships, and she believes that sex has a place in a love story, but not until it is firmly established as a love story. As a teen, Mia filled spiral-bound notebooks with romantic tales of tortured heroes (most of whom happened to strongly resemble lead vocalists of 1980s big-hair bands) and stuffed them under her mattress for safekeeping. She is thank
...more

Average rating: 3.89 · 4,437 ratings · 1,167 reviews · 22 distinct works · Similar authors
Us Three (One Voice, #1)

3.94 avg rating — 639 ratings — published 2014 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Red Sheet

4.02 avg rating — 526 ratings — published 2014 — 7 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Beggars and Choosers (Begga...

3.84 avg rating — 446 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Art of Hero Worship

3.63 avg rating — 308 ratings — published 2016 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Not Broken, Just Bent

3.94 avg rating — 272 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Intervention

3.75 avg rating — 269 ratings — published 2013 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Out of Hiding

3.67 avg rating — 230 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Random Acts

3.65 avg rating — 254 ratings — published 2014 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Here Without You (One Voice...

3.87 avg rating — 193 ratings — published 2015 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Package Deal

3.56 avg rating — 218 ratings — published 2013 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Mia Kerick…
Us Three Here Without You
One Voice (2 books)
by
3.92 avg rating — 832 ratings

Beggars and Choosers Unfinished Business
Beggars and Choosers (2 books)
by
3.85 avg rating — 577 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Mia’s Recent Updates

Mia Kerick is now friends with Instantempoorirtydeerm
Mia Kerick and 1 other person liked Kimberly's review of Scarred:
Scarred by Mia Kerick
"I had a rough childhood. This is one of the few trauma-oriented romances I've read that acknowledges how long it takes to move on from abuse. Therapy isn't always enough. Time isn't always enough. A supportive partner helps but the individual will..." Read more of this review »
Mia Kerick and 1 other person liked Lucia's review of Scarred:
Scarred by Mia Kerick
"I had a hard time getting into the whole cross-dressing and feminine/masculine side of Vedie, but I love this author so thought I'd give the book a try. Not really my cup of tea but I gave it 3 stars because I was very intrigued by Mateo's backsto..."
Bowl Full of Cherries by Raine O'Tierney
"Wow... I soo wasn't expecting to be so hooked.. I cried, laughed, got angry, and everything else!! I will definitely re-read it soon!!"
Mia Kerick liked a quote
“I want a dyke for president. I want a person with AIDS for president and I want a fag for vice president and I want someone with no health insurance and I want someone who grew up in a place where the earth is so saturated with toxic waste that they didn’t have a choice about getting leukemia. I want a president that had an abortion at sixteen and I want a candidate who isn’t the lesser of two evils and I want a president who lost their last lover to AIDS, who still sees that in their eyes every time they lay down to rest, who held their lover in their arms and knew they were dying. I want a president with no air-conditioning, a president who has stood in line at the clinic, at the DMV, at the welfare office, and has been unemployed and laid off and sexually harassed and gaybashed and deported. I want someone who has spent the night in the tombs and had a cross burned on their lawn and survived rape. I want someone who has been in love and been hurt, who respects sex, who has made mis ...more Zoe Leonard
Mia Kerick rated a book it was amazing
Heartifact by Aisling Mancy
Heartifact
by Aisling Mancy (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2017
Rate this book
Clear rating
Heartifact by Aisling Mancy is a novella that is satisfying to both one’s head and one’s heart, which is implied by the clever title, and is not unusual for this author. As much as this story is a romance, it is also an adventure. Prepare to be enlig ...more
Mia Kerick rated a book it was amazing
Your Alpha My Mate by Rachel Ravenheart
Rate this book
Clear rating
I was offered an opportunity to review Rachel Ravenheart’s upcoming release Your Alpha, My Mate, which is part one of the Lonestar Chronicles.

Your Alpha, My Mate is a YA shifter novel contrasting the pain of bullying and the loneliness of living in a
...more
Mia Kerick rated a book it was amazing
Twisted by J.S. Frankel
Twisted
by J.S. Frankel (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2016
Rate this book
Clear rating
J.S. Frankel’s Twisted is nothing like I expected (in the best way possible). And as an author of LGBTQ contemporary fiction—lately my focus has been on writing books featuring transgender characters—I never thought of presenting gender identity usin ...more
Mia Kerick joined the group Swap reviews
71494
Mia Kerick rated a book it was amazing
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Mia's books…
“...just like that wild-growin’ ivy you always see climbin’ up old broken-down fences, Cory’d gone and wound himself in and around my lonely life. And I liked that there ivy, ’cause it held me together, made me feel so much stronger, all wrapped around me like that. But somehow I was just as scared of the ivy bein’ there as I was at the thought of it fallin’ loose and goin’ away.”
Mia Kerick

“But when all was said and done, the love between us in the little bed, as well as in our hearts, was so real I could practically touch it.”
Mia Kerick, Intervention

“And your feelings for him, Cory?
I feel like he’s mine.”
Mia Kerick, Beggars and Choosers

Polls

Which book should the YA LGBT Books group choose to read for our November Book of the Month?

 
  10 votes 23.8%

 
  10 votes 23.8%

 
  10 votes 23.8%

 
  8 votes 19.0%

 
  4 votes 9.5%

42 total votes
More...
“...just like that wild-growin’ ivy you always see climbin’ up old broken-down fences, Cory’d gone and wound himself in and around my lonely life. And I liked that there ivy, ’cause it held me together, made me feel so much stronger, all wrapped around me like that. But somehow I was just as scared of the ivy bein’ there as I was at the thought of it fallin’ loose and goin’ away.”
Mia Kerick

“If someone tells you to change yourself, tell them to go fuck themselves.”
Ed Sheeran

“I took more hell for being fat than I did for being an absolute raging drug addict. I will never understand that.”
Kelly Osbourne

“Mirrors on the ceiling,
The pink champagne on ice
And she said 'We are all just prisoners here, of our own device'
And in the master's chambers,
They gathered for the feast
They stab it with their steely knives,
But they just can't kill the beast

Last thing I remember, I was
Running for the door
I had to find the passage back
To the place I was before
'Relax,' said the night man,
'We are programmed to receive.
You can check out any time you like,
But you can never leave ...”
Eagles, Hotel California

“who are you
really?

you are not a name
or a height, or a weight
or a gender
you are not an age
and you are not where you are from

you are your favorite books
and the songs stuck in your head
you are your thoughts
and what you eat for breakfast
on Saturday mornings

you are a thousand things
but everyone chooses
to see the million things
you are not

you are not
where you are from
you are
where you are going
and i'd like
to go there
too”
m.k

49526 YA LGBT Books — 9430 members — last activity 2 hours, 17 min ago
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
105969 YA & NA Romance ♥ — 2010 members — last activity Mar 07, 2017 09:54PM
A very friendly group dedicated to YA & NA Romance! Anyone interested in YA Romance & NA Romance is welcome to join! This includes readers and authors ...more
99401 The Backlot Gay Book Forum — 664 members — last activity 21 hours, 0 min ago
The members of The Backlot (formerly AfterElton) love to chat about the latest in gay books. With the site changing, we're moving the discussion here. ...more
25x33 The Underground Christian Book Club — 11 members — last activity Mar 01, 2015 12:17PM
For Christians who truly follow the word of God and do not judge others by the books they read and the lives they live. If your a Christian and loves ...more
64233 Addicted to YA — 23696 members — last activity 53 minutes ago
“One must always be careful of books," said Tessa, "and what is inside them, for words have the power to change us.” ― Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Ange ...more
133136 Kim N Sarah — 6 members — last activity Apr 21, 2014 08:38AM
Reviewers Group and discussion
20149 M/M Romance — 21944 members — last activity 2 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 Rele ...more
5841 LGBT Christians — 71 members — last activity Apr 26, 2015 07:29PM
An LGBT-friendly group for sharing and discussing thoughts and experiences on being a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or otherwise queer Christian ...more
96918 Read 4 Review — 1568 members — last activity Mar 22, 2017 09:43AM
This Read 4 Review group was created to connect reviewers with available ebooks for review. We welcome all readers, writers & reviewers! My review sit ...more
85934 New Adult Book Club — 11019 members — last activity 9 minutes ago
This group is for everyone to share their love of New Adult fiction - the rapidly growing catagory for books that have the same coming of age feel as ...more
More of Mia’s groups…



No comments have been added yet.