Bashed. The GLBT Roundtable of the American Library Association gave it a highly favorable review and recommended the book for public libraries.
In part, the review said: "A gripping thriller told from multiple points of view, Bashed delivers what readers have come to expect from Rick R. Reed: a violent and emotionally wrenching tale of realistic horror. The story is told by three characters: two perpetrators of a horrifying hate crime, and the man who survived the attack...The violence is graphic, as is the sex, but neither is gratuitous..."
Read the whole review here.