"In a world that feels increasingly dark, this book is a light. SECOND CHANCES IN NEW PORT STEPHEN is sexy, hilarious, heartwarming, and gloriously queer."
– Camille Kellogg, author of JUST AS YOU ARE
"From start to finish, this hilarious and tender rom-com stole our hearts! It’s joyfully queer, laugh-out-loud funny, and scratches every small town and holiday romance itch possible. (And did we mention the hot single dad???) Five second chance stars!"
– Julie Murphy and Sierra Simone, authors of A MERRY LITTLE MEET CUTE
"A small-town romance with a great big heart. You’ll rooting for Nick and Eli as they find the courage to change, to seize second chances, and to love each other."
– Jenny Holiday, USA Today bestselling author of SO THIS IS CHRISTMAS
"A uniquely charming and unapologetically queer holiday romance. It trades kissing-in-the-snow for an exquisite, sun-drenched slow burn that will leave you smitten over Eli and Nick. With an authentic voice and a dash of steam, Alexander captures the timely complexities of returning to a home you've outgrown while also rediscovering a love you've never let go of. An absolute gift to readers!"
– Timothy Janovsky, author of YOU'RE A MEAN ONE, MATTHEW PRINCE
"TJ Alexander's newest rom com brings holiday cheer and second chances for not just Nick and Eli, but the people nearest and dearest to them. An amazing read that will pull at your heartstrings!"
– Codi Hall author of ALONG CAME HOLLY
"SECOND CHANCES IN NEW PORT STEPHEN absolutely blew me away; Eli and Nick are the perfect pair and I rooted for them every step of the way. Nick's father, Mr. Wu is my hero, for not only accepting Nick just the way he is, but for fishing without ever catching a fish."
– Lyn Liao Butler, bestselling author of SOMEONE ELSE'S LIFE and CRAZY BAO YOU
"In SECOND CHANCES IN NEW PORT STEPHEN, TJ Alexander offers tender characters who bring wit and resilience to each obstacle in their way, including the mishaps and miscommunications of their own making. Eli and Nick are the best type of Florida men—all heart, super hot, at home with baby manatees and maybe even with each other—and I adored every page of their story."
– Deb Rogers, author of FLORIDA WOMAN
"[A] playful and sweet second-chance romance… Readers wishing for breezy, reassuring queer romance will take joy in Eli and Nick’s love."
– Publishers Weekly