Handmade Holidays by 'Nathan Burgoine

Handmade Holidays

Little Village

'Nathan Burgoine

82 pages first pub 2017 (editions)

fiction lgbtqia+ romance emotional lighthearted slow-paced


At nineteen, Nick is alone for the holidays and facing reality: this is how it will be from now on. Refusing to give up completely, Nick buys a Christmas tree, and then realizes he has no ornaments. A bare tree and an empty apartment aren’t a grea...

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Community Reviews Summary of 95 reviews


emotional 63%
hopeful 63%
lighthearted 63%
reflective 26%
funny 15%
challenging 5%
relaxing 5%
sad 5%


medium 37%
slow 31%
fast 31%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 85% | A mix: 14%

Strong character development?

Yes: 73% | N/A: 13% | No: 13%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 93% | It's complicated: 6%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 94% | No: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 46% | N/A: 23% | Yes: 23% | It's complicated: 7%

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