Category Archives: young adult

Audiobook Month Something Like Summer: Something Like…, Book 1 by Jay Bell Narrated by Kevin R. Free

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/Something-Like-Summer-Audiobook/B00CLRVD4W?qid=1499295982&sr=1-1 Blurb Love, like everything in the universe, cannot be destroyed. But over time it can change. The hot Texas nights were lonely for Ben before his heart began beating to the rhythm of two words; Tim Wyman. … Continue reading

Posted in 6 star, Angst Level, Audiobook, Audiobook Month, Book, Brian Cherry, coming of age, Contemporary, Gay, Geek/Jock, Heat Index, m/m, Mid, Mild, Monthly Theme, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Purchased, young adult | 1 Comment

Audiobook Month: For Real by Alexis Hall Narrated by John Hartley and Paul Berton

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Erotica-Sexuality/For-Real-Audiobook/B018IJ8L3W?qid=1498406911&sr=1-1 Blurb Laurence Dalziel is worn down and washed up, and for him, the BDSM scene is all played out. Six years on from his last relationship, he’s pushing forty and tired of going through the motions of … Continue reading

Posted in 6 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Audiobook, Audiobook Month, BDSM, Book, class difference, Contemporary, Gay, Heat Index, May/December, May/December, Mid, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Opposites attract, Purchased, S & M, Scorching, young adult | 1 Comment

It Could Happen by Mia Kerrick

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/it-could-happen-by-mia-kerick-8530-b Blurb Three misfits, mismatched in every way—Henry Perkins, Brody Decker, and Danny Denisco—have been friends throughout high school. Now in their senior year, the boys realize their relationship is changing, that they’re falling in love. But they … Continue reading

Posted in 3 star, 3.5 stars, Angst Level, Beth Jumper, Book, coming of age, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Exploration, Friends to lovers, Gay, Geek/Jock, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, High School, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, Length, m/m/m, Mary D, Mild, Mild, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Rating, Reconcilliation, Virgin, young adult | Leave a comment

Symbols by Mario K. Lipinski

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/symbols-by-mario-kai-lipinski-8516-b Blurb Violence is hard to escape because of the scars it leaves—on the body, the mind, and the heart. Small, skinny, and timid, Matt is the school’s punching bag. He suffers in silence and holds no hope … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, Age Group, Angst Level, Book, coming of age, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Exploration, Friends to lovers, Gay, Geek/Jock, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mild, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Standalone, Uncategorized, Virgin, young adult | Leave a comment

Another Dumb Jock (Book 2) Audiobook by Jeff Erno narr Ezekiel Robison

Dreampsinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/another-dumb-jock-by-jeff-erno-8207-b Blurb Jeff Irwin and Brett Willson raised a fine son, Adam, in their unconventional, judgment-free family. But being the son of two dads has its challenges. Although Adam loves them, he’s determined to prove he’s not gay, … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Angst Level, Audiobook, Baseball, Book, coming of age, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Exploration, Fade to black/No Steam, Geek/Jock, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, High School, Homophobia, m/m, Mild, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Virgin, young adult | Leave a comment

Hijacked Love by Ethan Stone

Blurb  
It’s the winter of 1971 and FBI Agent Zack Pomeroy is hoping to make a name for himself when he’s assigned the case of the century—the hijacking of an airplane by D.B. Cooper. Zack’s used to hiding his sexuality … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Author Provided, Book, Cop/Crime, Established Couple, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, Historical, Little to no angst, m/m, Mary D, Mild, Mystery, New Adult, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Older MCs, Recent Past, young adult | Leave a comment

When It All Falls Down byTanya Chris Reviewed by Anna!

Amazon Link https://www.amazon.com/When-Falls-Down-Tanya-Chris-ebook/dp/B01MTFFOG9/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1491771547&sr=8-1&keywords=when+it+all+falls+down+chris Free on KU! Blurb Maybe Charlie should have waited until he graduated high school before coming out, because since that revelation there’s been a growing distance between him and his friends. Charlie’s tough, though. He doesn’t mind … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, Anna, Author Provided, Book, Friends to lovers, Gay, High but not hopeless, m/m, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Virgin, young adult | Leave a comment

Five Times My Best Friend Kissed Me Audiobook by Anna Martin Narrated by Jesse Cota

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/five-times-my-best-friend-kissed-me-by-anna-martin-8236-b Blurb and One Time I Kissed Him First When you realize you want to marry your best friend at age six, life should follow a pretty predictable path, right? Maybe not. As a kid, Evan King thought … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, artists, Audiobook, Bi-Sexual, Book, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Enemies to Lovers, Exploration, Friends to lovers, Gay, GFY/OFY, Homophobia, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Single Parent, Unrequited Love, Virgin, young adult | 1 Comment

After the Romance Novel (Before… and After #1) by Susan Laine

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/after-the-romance-novel-by-susan-laine-8177-b Blurb Romance novels always end with a happy ever after. Right? Evan and Adam are best friends, but they don’t know everything about each other. For one thing, Adam doesn’t know Evan writes and publishes gay romance … Continue reading

Posted in 3 star, Angst Level, artists, Bi-Sexual, Book, College/University, coming of age, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Exploration, Friends to lovers, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Little to no angst, m/m, Mild, Morgan, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Part of a Series, Virgin, young adult | Leave a comment

Spell Fall (Warlock Brothers of Havenbridge Book 4) by Jacob Flores

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/spell-fall-by-jacob-z-flores-8102-b Blurb Love and trust made them soul mates, but destiny might have other plans. Ever since Drake Carpenter fell in love with warlock Mason Blackmoor, his life has been one supernatural battle after another, but Drake doesn’t … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Action/Adventure, Angst Level, Book, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Enemies to Lovers, Established Couple, Fated Mates, Gay, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, m/m, Magic, Mid-grade, Misunderstanding, Morgan, Mystery, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Shifter, vampire, Witches/Warlocks/Wizards, young adult | 1 Comment