Category Archives: Fade to black/No Steam

Waking the Behr by Pat Henshaw

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/waking-the-behr-by-pat-henshaw-8865-b Blurb: A Foothills Pride Story Both Ben and Mitch think they know exactly what they want. Turns out, they don’t even know their own hearts. Good old boy Ben has dated women his entire life, while gay … Continue reading

Posted in 3 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Construction Worker, Contemporary, Dee, Dreamspinner, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Humor, Little to no angst, m/m, Mild, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Standalone | Leave a comment

Back to School Month: Leo Loves Aries (Signs of Love #1) by Anyta Sunday

Amazon Link   https://www.amazon.com/Leo-Loves-Aries-Anyta-Sunday-ebook/dp/B01NCITJ8N/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1504723956&sr=1-1&keywords=leo+loves+aries Free on KU!   Blurb A new person will enter your life in the early year, Leo. Look past any moments of frustration they might bring and laugh—this could be the start of a thriving friendship. … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Bi-Sexual, Book, College/University, Contemporary, Exploration, Fade to black/No Steam, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Humor, Let's Get Educated/Back To School, Little to no angst, m/m, Mild, Monthly Theme, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Purchased, Virgin | Leave a comment

Kink Month: The Soldier (Free Men Book 2) by Kate Aaron

Amazon Link https://www.amazon.com/Soldier-Free-Men-Book-ebook/dp/B00OXAX514/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1502645005&sr=1-1&keywords=kate+aaron+soldier Blurb: Love is the strongest bond. Three months. That’s all it took for Kai to forsake freedom and learn to love his new life as pleasureslave to a wealthy Thirskan Underlord. Finding himself surrounded by his own … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, Beth Jumper, Book, Dystopian, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, High but not hopeless, Hurt/comfort, Kinks, m/m/m, Military, Misunderstanding, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Purchased | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Cowboys Don’t Come Out (Cowboys Don’t: Book One ) by Tara Lain Narrated by K.C. Kelly

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/cowboys-dont-come-out-by-tara-lain-8519-b Blurb Rand McIntyre settles for good enough. He loves his small California ranch, raising horses, and teaching riding to the kids he adores—but having kids of his own and someone to love means coming out, and that … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Book, Christmas, Contemporary, Cowboys, Dreamspinner, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, Holiday Romance, Little to no angst, m/m, Mary D, New Year's Eve, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Single Parent | Leave a comment

Audiobook Month: Femme by Marshall Thornton Narrated by Joel Leslie

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/Femme-Audiobook/B072N5ZBQZ?qid=1499631022&sr=1-1 Blurb Queeny cocktail waiter Lionel wakes up to find himself in bed with Dog, a straight-acting softball player, and the two embark on a rocky road to romance. A journey that requires coming out of the closet, … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Audiobook Month, Author Provided, Baseball, Book, Bullying, Contemporary, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Heat Index, Humor, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mary D, Mild, Misunderstanding, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract | Leave a comment

One Bullet by Casey Wolfe

NineStar Press
Presents https://ninestarpress.com/product/one-bullet/ Blurb: When Ethan Brant was shot, he found himself dealing with severe PTSD and unable to do his job as a police officer any longer. With the aid of Detective Shawn Greyson, the man who saved his … Continue reading

Posted in 3 star, adult - 18+, Author Provided, Book, Christmas, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Fade to black/No Steam, Friends to lovers, Gay, Halloween, Holiday, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, Little to no angst, m/m, Mary D, New Year's Eve, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words) | Leave a comment

Meanwhile Back at the Ranch by L A Merrill

 Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/meanwhile-back-at-the-ranch-by-la-merrill-8520-b Blurb David Marks is looking for the perfect place to film his new web series and recover from his latest failed relationship. When reclusive writer Michael Sharp opens his Montana ranch to paying guests, David knows he’s … Continue reading

Posted in 3 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Beth Jumper, Book, Contemporary, Cowboys, Dreamspinner, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Heat Index, Insta Love, m/m, Mary D, May/December, May/December, Mid, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Standalone, writer | Leave a comment

Drama Muscle: A Nicky and Noah Mystery #2 (Audiobook) by Joe Cosentino Narrated by Chip Hurley

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/Drama-Muscle-Audiobook/B06W9M1TM3?ref_=a_search_c4_1_1_srTtl&qid=1494785851&sr=1-1 Blurb It could be lights out for college theatre professor Nicky Abbondanza. With dead bodybuilders popping up on campus, Nicky, and his favorite colleague/life partner Noah Oliver, must use their drama skills to figure out who is … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Author Provided, Book, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, Dee, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Heat Index, Humor, Little to no angst, m/m, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Standalone | Leave a comment

Talk of the Town 
By Caitlin Ricci
 Dual review by Mary and Anna!

Extasy Books Presents: http://www.extasybooks.com/talk-of-the-town/ Blurb After ending an abusive relationship, Julian comes back home to live with his parents and his son in a small town. Life is simple, and he’s happy about that. When he delivers groceries to Garrett … Continue reading

Posted in 2 star, 2.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anna, Bi-Sexual, Book, Contemporary, Extasy Books, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Heat Index, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, Insta Love, Little to no angst, m/m, Mary D, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Single Parent | Leave a comment

Lochlann (Order of the Black Knights #6) by Andrea Speed

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/lochlann-by-andrea-speed-8493-b Blurb Violence has been Lochlann O’Connor’s companion since he was born into a family of old-school Irish terrorists. From there he is recruited into Alpha, a secret government agency dedicated to fighting terrorism—with extreme prejudice. Lochlann’s bravery, … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Bi-Sexual, Book, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Dreamspinner, Enemies to Lovers, Fade to black/No Steam, Fated Mates, Gay, Heat Index, m/m, Mid, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Rating, Witches/Warlocks/Wizards | Leave a comment