Category Archives: young adult

Steamy Romance: Special Delivery Audiobook by Heidi Cullinan Narrated by Iggy Toma

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Special-Delivery-Special-Delivery-Book-1-Audiobook/B01DAKXEH2?ref=a_search_c3_lProduct_1_16&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=TZ5R7BG3FAS2ECAB7HWS Blurb When your deepest, darkest fantasy shows up, get onboard. Sam Keller knows he’ll never find the excitement he craves in Middleton, Iowa – not while he’s busting his ass in nursing school and paying rent by … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, Audiobook, BDSM, Book, Bullying, exhibitionism, Exploration, Gay, Gay, Homophobia, Humiliation, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mary D, Mid level angst, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Pain, Part of a Series, Purchased, Scorching/high heat, speciality kinks, Steamy Romance, young adult | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Recent Release: Jupiter (States of Love) by Rhett Heath

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/jupiter-by-rhett-heath-9708-b Blurb For fourteen-year-old Jacob Thomas, a Christian and the smartest kid in class, Bobby Versailles is completely out of reach. Jacob wishes a girl named Allie loved him because he still doesn’t get that he’s gay, but … Continue reading

Posted in Book, Bullying, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Mid level angst, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Part of a Series, Standalone, Uncategorized, young adult | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Retro Read: Blindsided By You: A Gay For You Sports Romance by Cameron Riley

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/31549350-blindsided-by-you?from_search=true Blurb  Could their forbidden romance be everything they never knew they wanted? Seth is a college senior and star quarterback. Unlike his best friend Marc, he doesn’t love being a football hero — but since his … Continue reading

Posted in 2.5 stars, Age Group, Book, Bullying, Dee, Gay, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Purchased, Standalone, young adult | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: Medley (Changing Lanes #2) by Layla Reyne

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/37556674-medley?from_search=true   Blurb Sebastian Stewart was never Mr. Dependable; he was more the good-time guy who only wanted to swim, party, and ink tattoos. Until he cost his team the Olympic gold four years ago. Bas is … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, Bi-Sexual, Book, Closeted, co-workers to lovers, College/University, Contemporary, Friends to lovers, Gay, High but not hopeless, Homophobia, m/m, Mild/low level heat, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Riptide Publishing, Swimming/Diving, young adult | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Audiobook: High Test by Elizabeth Noble Narrated by Colin Darcy

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/high-test-by-elizabeth-noble-9033-b Blurb The coffee is rich. Hayden isn’t. But Neal doesn’t need to know that—yet. Hayden Owens is just your typical graduate student working his way through school as a barista for the Owens Coffee Company—no relation. But … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, Audiobook, Billionaire, Cinderella/Cinderfella, class difference, College/University, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Little to no angst, m/m, Mary D, May/December, May/December, Mechanic/Car/Racing, Mild/low level heat, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Part of a Series, Race/Species Difference, Standalone, young adult | Tagged | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: Bad Attitude by KA Mitchell

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/bad-attitude-by-ka-mitchell-9505-b Blurb: Saving lives never used to be this complicated. Gavin Montgomery does what’s expected of him by his wealthy and powerful family—look good in a tuxedo and don’t make waves. When a friend takes a leap off … Continue reading

Posted in Gay, Little to no angst, Mid level steam/heat, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, young adult | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Friends to Lovers: Summer Ride By Susan Laine

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/summer-ride-by-susan-laine-9480-b Blurb High school best friends Toby Billings and Jim Maverick went their separate ways after graduation. Five years later, they meet by chance. Toby needs a ride, and Jim offers to give him one. During a journey … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, Contemporary, Dee, Dreamspinner, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, lawyer, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), second chance at love, Standalone, young adult | Leave a comment

Friends to Lovers: Blood Moon Book 1 Audiobook by MJ O’Shea Narrated by Michael Stellman

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/Blood-Moon-Audiobook/B00KLGCPYW?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=2T00KJCB0EEKC1CAWWSG&   Blurb Zack met his best friend, Noah, at Harper Lake when they were five years old. Summer after summer, his feelings grew, but he assumed Noah didn’t feel the same. But one night when they were … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, Action/Adventure, Audiobook, Book, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Enemies to Lovers, Fated Mates, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Homophobia, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Shifter, Standalone, vampire, Virgin, young adult | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: When Everything is Blue by Laura Lascarso

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/when-everything-is-blue-by-laura-lascarso-9420-b Blurb When they were kids, Chris Mitcham rescued Theo from the neighborhood bullies and taught him how to “be cool.” Now, years later, Theo’s developed feelings for his best friend that arise at the most inopportune times. … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Book, class difference, Closeted, coming of age, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Exploration, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Homophobia, m/m, Mary D, Mid level angst, Mild/low level heat, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Skating, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone, Swimming/Diving, Virgin, young adult | Leave a comment

Retro Review: Timber Pack Chronicles (Timber Pack Chronicles #1) by Rob Colton

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/20937536-timber-pack-chronicles?ac=1&from_search=true Blurb The object of Parker Montgomery’s crush is big man on campus Colton Butler, who is much more than he appears to be. Colton has been watching Parker from a distance, patiently waiting for the day when … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Angst Level, Book, Bullying, Contemporary, Exploration, Fated Mates, Finding Family, Football, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, High School, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Insta Love, m/m, Mild level angst, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Race/Species Difference, Scorching/high heat, Shifter, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone, Unrequited Love, Virgin, young adult | Leave a comment