Category Archives: Mild level angst

Release Day Review: Storm by HJ Welch

Good Reads: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/39671696-storm#other_review Blurb *I can’t do this without you* Chase Williamson was never meant to be a dad. Like it or not, though, he’s now the sole guardian of five-year-old Lyla and terrified of messing it up. He needs … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, adult - 18+, Author Provided, Bi-Sexual, Closeted, Contemporary, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mary D, Medical, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, Military, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, PTSD, Single Parent, Standalone, Virgin | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Bone to Pick by TA Moore narrated by Michael Fell

Dreamspinner Press https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/bone-to-pick-by-ta-moore-9486-b Blurb: Cloister Witte is a man with a dark past and a cute dog. He’s happy to talk about the dog all day, but after growing up in the shadow of a missing brother, a deadbeat dad, … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Audiobook, BDSM, co-workers to lovers, Cop/Crime, Dee, Dreamspinner, Enemies to Lovers, Gay, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Standalone | Leave a comment

Friends to Lovers: The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue Audiobook by Mackenzie Lee, narrated by Christian Coulson

Audible Link  https://www.audible.com/pd/Teens/The-Gentlemans-Guide-to-Vice-and-Virtue-Audiobook/B071NV6DG1?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=XGB2H3B070GV0AXTNQYA& Blurb: Henry “Monty” Montague doesn’t care that his roguish passions are far from suitable for the gentleman he was born to be. But as Monty embarks on his grand tour of Europe, his quests for pleasure and … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, adult - 18+, Audiobook, Author Provided, Bi-Sexual, Dee, Friends to lovers, Friends to Lovers, Gay, m/m, Mild level angst, Mild/low level heat, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Standalone | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Release Day Review: The Little Library by Kim Fielding

Riptide Presents http://www.riptidepublishing.com/titles/the-little-library Blurb Elliott Thompson was once a historian with a promising academic future, but his involvement in a scandal meant a lost job, public shame, and a ruined love life. He took shelter in his rural California hometown, … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Book, Bullying, Closeted, College/University, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Hidden Lovers, Homophobia, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, Mild/low level heat, Morgan, NetGalley, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Riptide Publishing, Stalker/Abusive Ex | Leave a comment

Friends to Lovers: Private Hearts (River Town book 1) by Grant C Holland

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/38467034-private-hearts?from_search=true Blurb Dak Preston is a deckhand on a Mississippi river towboat. That means four weeks on the river and two weeks onshore. It also means men willing to stick around for a relationship are hard to … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, adult - 18+, Beth Jumper, Book, Contemporary, Friends to lovers, Friends to Lovers, Gay, Gay, Mild level angst, Mild/low level heat, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Purchased | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: Mage of Inconvenience by Parker Foye

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/mage-of-inconvenience-by-parker-foye-9390-b Blurb Can they find the magic in a practical union? West is on the run from his werewolf pack, but if he cannot renew his magical defenses, he won’t get far. What he needs is a mage…. … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Book, Cop/Crime, Dreamspinner, Fade to black/No Steam, Fake relationship, Fated Mates, Gay, Gay, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Magic, Mary D, Mild level angst, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Race/Species Difference, Shifter, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone | Leave a comment

Friends to Lovers: My Summer of Wes (Wes & Mal #1) by Missy Welsh

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/8646908-my-summer-of-wes Blurb I didn’t know. How could I? All through high school, I was beaten up and teased for being gay. But I wasn’t gay. Or didn’t think I was. Now Wes, the guy across the street who’s … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Book, College/University, coming of age, Contemporary, Exploration, Friends to lovers, Friends to Lovers, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Homophobia, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, Monthly Theme, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Purchased, Standalone, Virgin | 1 Comment

Friends to Lovers: Lessons in Love Audiobook by Charlie Cochrane Narrated by Phil Mayes

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/Lessons-in-Love-Audiobook/B01AO7MOFW?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=KH0GYNMFVNQKRQJMBH41 Blurb St. Bride’s College, Cambridge, England, 1905. When Jonty Stewart takes up a teaching post at the college where he studied, the handsome and outgoing young man acts as a catalyst for change within the archaic institution. … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, adult - 18+, Audiobook, Book, co-workers to lovers, College/University, Cop/Crime, Exploration, Friends to lovers, Friends to Lovers, Gay, Gay, Historical, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mary D, Mild level angst, Mild/low level heat, Monthly Theme, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Purchased, Re-Release, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Teacher, Virgin | Leave a comment

Recent Release: The Necromancer’s Smile by Lisa Oliver

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/38892197-the-necromancer-s-smile?from_search=true Blurb Detective Dakar Rhodes is an alpha wolf shifter who’s short on sleep and patience. Called to yet another crime scene, definitely the work of a serial killer, he’s shocked to learn the Pedace Police Department … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, Bi-Sexual, Book, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Fated Mates, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, m/m, Magic, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, Mild/low level heat, Morgan, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Purchased, Shifter | Leave a comment

Release Day: Cowboy in the Crosshairs by BA Tortuga

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/cowboy-in-the-crosshairs-by-ba-tortuga-9336-b Blurb: Once upon a time, a prince lived in a magical kingdom called Turquoise, New Mexico. Well, really, TJ is a small-town police chief. Every Friday he holds court in the diner with the local holy roller, … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Animals/pets, Book, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Cowboys, Dee, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Humor, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mild level angst, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Scorching/high heat, second chance at love, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone | Leave a comment