Category Archives: young adult

Audiobook: BFF by KC Wells narrated by Michael Mola

  Dreamspinner Link https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/bff-by-kc-wells-9646-b Blurb I’m about to do something huge, and it could change… everything. I met Matt in second grade, and we’ve been inseparable ever since. We went to the same schools, studied at the same college. When … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, adult - 18+, Audiobook, Book, College/University, coming of age, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Fade to black/No Steam, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Humor, Hurt/comfort, Little to no angst, m/m, Mary D, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Recent Past, Virgin, writer, young adult | Leave a comment

Recent Release Review: Ryker (Owatonna U Hockey #1) by R.J. Scott ,V.L. Locey

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/35559022-ryker?from_search=true Blurb This New Adult book is the first in the Owatonna U Series, a spin off from the best selling Harrisburg Railers Hockey Series. Ryker is hockey royalty, Jacob is a poor country boy. Can two … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Book, Christmas, Contemporary, Enemies to Lovers, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, High but not hopeless, Hockey, Homophobia, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mild/low level heat, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Purchased, Sports, Standalone, Virgin, young adult | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Joshua’s Rainbow by Victoria Sue narrated by Darcy Stark

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Joshuas-Rainbow-Audiobook/B07GVMKHF5?qid=1537472886&sr=sr_1_1&ref=a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=P9FDQWVVZTG2G5AXYXK5& Blurb Rainbow Key – an idyllic island retreat off the west coast of Florida. Think wedding destination, white sandy beaches, lurve… except at the moment Joshua is struggling to pay the electricity bill, they’ve no paying customers, … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Audiobook, Author Provided, Billionaire, Book, class difference, Contemporary, Finding Family, Gay, Gay, Holiday, Holiday Romance, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mary D, May/December, Mid level angst, Misunderstanding, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Thanksgiving, young adult | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Crocus by Amy Lane narrated by Nick J Russo

Blurb Saying “I love you” doesn’t guarantee peace or a happy ending. High school principal “Larx” Larkin was pretty sure he’d hit the jackpot when Deputy Sheriff Aaron George moved in with him, merging their two families as seamlessly as … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, adult - 18+, Bi-Sexual, Bullying, Dreamspinner, Established Couple, Football, Gay, Gay, High but not hopeless, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, PTSD, young adult | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Time to get scared: A Light Amongst Shadows by Kelley York and Rowan Altwood

Good Reads Link: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/38884377-a-light-amongst-shadows?from_search=true Blurb James Spencer is hardly the typical troubled youth who ends up at Whisperwood School for Boys. Instead of hating the strict schedules and tight oversight by staff, James blossoms, quickly making friends, indulging in his … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, Author Provided, Book, Gay, Gay, Ghost, Karen, m/m, Mild level angst, Mild/low level heat, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Time to get scared, young adult | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Audiobook: When Everything is Blue by Laura Lascarso

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/when-everything-is-blue-by-laura-lascarso-9991-b Blurb: Theo Wooten and Chris Mitcham have been friends for years, despite Theo’s nerdiness and Chris’s golden boy charm. Theo lives next door to Chris with his twin sister and his mother after his parents divorced. His … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, Audiobook, Book, Bullying, coming of age, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, High but not hopeless, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Neta, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Scorching/high heat, Virgin, young adult | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Coming Soon: No Way Out by Julie Lynn Hayes

August 28! Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/no-way-out-by-julie-lynn-hayes-9831-b Blurb Scheduling for guest posts and reviews (including Release Day Reviews). Final copies available soon. Wyatt Findley is an up-and-coming artist, attending a prestigious art institute in St. Louis. His mentor, Lukas Callahan, has snagged … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, BDSM, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, High but not hopeless, m/m, Mary D, Mild/low level heat, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), slave/master, Standalone, young adult | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Recent Release: 11 Seconds by John Charles

  Blurb : In a world dominated by greed and political loyalties, the line between right and wrong is often completely blurred. He wanted more than revenge. His was a vendetta, a vendetta that he was capable of carrying out. … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, Author Provided, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, High but not hopeless, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mary D, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Older MCs, Part of a Series, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone, young adult | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Coming Soon: Threepeat by KC Wells & Parker Williams

August 21! Dreamspinner Presents: https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/threepeat-by-kc-wells-and-parker-williams-9822- Blurb Can two Doms open their hearts again for a young man desperately in need of their help? Two years ago, Aaron Greene and Sam Thompson were devastated when their submissive broke the contract that … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, BDSM, Christmas, DA, Dreamspinner, exhibitionism, Gay, Gay, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m/m, Mary D, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, New Year's Eve, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Part of a Series, slave/master, speciality kinks, Standalone, Virgin, young adult | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

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