Nikki Godwin

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Nikki Godwin is a YA/NA/LGBT author. She can't live without Mountain Dew, black eyeliner, and music by Hawthorne Heights. When not writing, she internet-stalks her favorite bands and keeps tabs on surf competitions. Her favorite surfer is Gabriel Medina. If you ever get her started on surfing or music, she'll never shut up. You've been warned.

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Halfway There
Price: Free! Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016 by Nikki Godwin. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Ridge McCoy can count on one hand how many times he's seen his boyfriend Micah since summer ended. Determined to get some quality time in before his last semester of high school, Ridge heads back to Bear Creek for a few days. But a few quiet days in Bear Creek is the last thing Micah has planned for them.
Before You Go
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016 by Nikki Godwin. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
When you're the brother of an international superstar, you're famous by default. For Nat Winters, it's been a blessing. But when one of his celebrity crushes happens to reciprocate the feelings, the glitz, glam, and glitter are out the window! This romance just got real, and Nat needs to know where he fits into his new guy's life before his boy leaves on tour.
Always Summer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,240. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015 by Nikki Godwin. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Surf world drama is nothing new to Drenaline Surf, but the drama is about to hit center stage. When plans for a second store are foiled, the team regroups and seeks new ways to expand Shark's legacy across the surf community. But someone is bound to stop them - no matter who has to go down in the process.
Cross Me Off Your List
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,060. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015 by Nikki Godwin. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
When her spring break plans fall through, Marisol Cruz takes matters into her own hands to complete her spring break bucket list in the surf city of Crescent Cove. Little does she know, the tattooed brunette who offered to help her with her mission is an international superstar in the boyband Spaceships Around Saturn.
Breaking Saint Jude
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,070. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Nikki Godwin. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
Sixteen-year-old Jude Calvert quickly finds himself sucked into the underground world of taxidermy, theft, and drug deals after falling for a guy in his LGBT support group.
Kids In Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,660. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014 by Nikki Godwin. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
As one of the original Saturnites, Darby McMillon has been a longtime face of the fandom. Her channel - Darby's Daily Dose of Drama - was the "go to" spot for all things Spaceships Around Saturn. Her meet up with SAS girlfriend Chloe Branson shakes Darby's world. She learns quickly that when you're with the band, everything isn't always red carpets and music videos.
Rough Waters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,380. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014 by Nikki Godwin. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
Instead of chasing dreams of forever after returning to Crescent Cove, Haley spends her summer chasing the unraveling careers of the hottest new faces in the surf world, and she's about to learn what happens when forever doesn't last.
Falling From The Sky
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,570. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by Nikki Godwin. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Sixteen-year-old Ridge McCoy’s summer plans take a turn in an unexpected direction when he meets Micah Youngblood, the guy who runs the carousel at the local mall and has a reputation for devouring straight boys’ heterosexuality for breakfast, alongside his chocolate chip pancakes.
American Girl On Saturn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,190. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013 by Nikki Godwin. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
When attempt has been made on the lives of Canadian boyband, Spaceships Around Saturn, during their USA tour, the guys have to go into hiding ASAP with a secret service agent's family, which includes two teenage daughters and a five-year-old fangirl.
Chasing Forever Down
Price: Free! Words: 70,230. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013 by Nikki Godwin. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
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After seventeen-year-old Haley meets a mysterious guy who is all about chasing after his dreams, she will do anything to find him again - even though local sources tell her he died three years ago. Follow Haley and her best friend Linzi on their scavenger-hunt-style road trip that lands them in the surf town of Crescent Cove, California, where they discover sunshine, surfers, and too many secrets.


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  • Not Letting Go on Dec. 08, 2015

    I don't normally read works this short, but this was the top result on Amazon when I searched for YA LGBT, and it was free, so I figured why not give it a chance. Things moved a little fast, which was expected for a short story, but the emotion and connection between characters were well-captured. If Danni Keane's aim was to leave her readers wanting more with these characters, she accomplished her goal! I'm definitely excited to see where Josh & Bradley go from here and how Josh's life plays out after the death of his father and the emotional aftermath. Definitely an author I'm going to keep an eye on! :)