Category Archives: Fade to black/No Steam

Holidays: The Mature Man’s Guide to Surviving Change (2017 Advent Calendar Daily – Stocking Stuffers) by Chris Scully

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/2017-advent-calendar-daily-delivery-package-stocking-stuffers-9042-b Blurb In the sunny playground of Palm Springs, growing up was something confirmed bachelor and bad-boy chef Joel avoided at all costs—until a close friend’s death made him reevaluate his priorities. Ever since, he’s been dedicated to … Continue reading

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Audiobook: Equipoise By: Kim Fielding Narrated by: Joel Leslie

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Equipoise-Audiobook/B075Z5F1NX/ref=a_search_c4_1_1_srTtl?qid=1510520444&sr=1-1 Blurb Ennek Trilogy, Book 3 Ennek, the son of the Chief, and Miner, a former slave, have escaped the totalitarian city-state of Praesidium and remain fugitives. Having defeated two mighty wizards, they begin to realize complete freedom … Continue reading

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Holidays: If the Fates Allow – Anthology

Interlude Press Presents http://interludepress.com/post/165994259764/now-available-for-pre-order-if-the-fates-allow Blurb During the holidays, anything is possible—a second chance, a promised future, an unexpected romance, a rekindled love, or a healed heart. Authors Killian B. Brewer, Lynn Charles, Erin Finnegan, Pene Henson, and Lilah Suzanne share … Continue reading

Posted in 3 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anthology, Book, Christmas, Contemporary, f/f, Fade to black/No Steam, Families/Weddings/Holidays, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Holiday, Little to no angst, m/m, Monthly Theme, Morgan, NetGalley, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words) | Leave a comment

Holidays: A New Life for Christmas by Liam Livings

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/33383590-a-new-life-for-christmas?from_search=true Blurb A house exchange between two single men leads to a romantic new life for both of them. Oliver and Kyle live thousands of miles apart, but each needs a break from his current life and love. … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Christmas, Contemporary, Fade to black/No Steam, Families/Weddings/Holidays, Gay, Heat Index, Holiday, Holiday Romance, long distance love, m/m, Mary D, Mild, Monthly Theme, New Year's Eve, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Opposites attract, Purchased, second chance at love, Single Parent, Standalone | Leave a comment

Holidays: A Christmas Hex By: Jordan L. Hawk Narrated by: Tristan James

Audible Link: https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/A-Christmas-Hex-Audiobook/B0777QQWYS/ref=a_search_c4_1_1_srTtl?qid=1510515857&sr=1-1 Blurb Roland knows he will never find love. Everyone views wolf familiars like himself as dangerous beasts, unable to rein in their savage impulses. He’s resigned himself to his fate—or so he thinks, until he meets the … Continue reading

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One Word by Anne Barwell

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/one-word-by-anne-barwell-9001-b Blurb A Hidden Places story Ethan Leavitt arrives in the idyllic village of Oakwood to search for a missing friend. Having always prided himself on his ability to find rational explanations, Ethan’s trust in concrete evidence and … Continue reading

Posted in 3 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Heat Index, Holiday Romance, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mary D, Mild, Misunderstanding, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Part of a Series, PTSD, Teacher | 2 Comments

Spooky! Stich by Tommy Kovac

Amazon Link https://smile.amazon.com/Stitch-Tommy-Kovac/dp/1593621507/ref=sr_1_4?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1508116490&sr=1-4&keywords=Tommy+Kovac Blurb In an eerie attic filled with living toys and dolls, one rag doll named Stitch begins to awaken from his cotton-filled amnesia. Why does Granny Pairley keep Stitch and his rag doll cousins captive in the … Continue reading

Posted in 6 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Brian Cherry, Contemporary, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, m/m, Magic, Mild, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Purchased, Spooky!, young adult | 3 Comments

Audiobook: Mad About the Hatter by Dakota Chase Narrated by Joel Froomkin

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Mad-About-the-Hatter-Audiobook/B075NPTKSW/ref=a_search_c4_1_2_srTtl?qid=1508362486&sr=1-2 Blurb This isn’t his sister’s Wonderland…. Henry never believed his older sister Alice’s fantastic tales about the world down the rabbit hole. When he’s whisked away to the bizarre land, his best chance for escape is to … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, 6 star, Alternate World, Angst Level, Audiobook, Author Provided, Dee, Enemies to Lovers, Fade to black/No Steam, Fantasy, Humor, Insta Love, Little to no angst, m/m, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Standalone, young adult | Leave a comment

Safe and Sound by Caitlin Ricci

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/safe-and-sound-by-caitlin-ricci-8948-b Blurb Twenty-one-year-old Mason has to get out of his mother’s house, where her boyfriend subjects him to unwanted advances—and won’t take no for an answer. Since she didn’t believe Mason when he told her about his uncle’s … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Beth Jumper, Book, coming of age, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Fade to black/No Steam, Friends to lovers, Gay, Heat Index, m/m, Mild, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Part of a Series, Porn star | Leave a comment

Breakfast at Midnight by Kim Dias

Dreampinner presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/breakfast-at-midnight-by-kim-dias-8935- Blurb Hope can be found in unexpected places. Lonely, still struggling with his divorce, and suffering from writer’s block, successful thriller author Fred spends much more time in an all-night Denny’s than is healthy for any man. … Continue reading

Posted in 3 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hurt/comfort, Length, m/m, Mary D, May/December, May/December, Mild, Music/Rock Star, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Older MCs, Standalone, writer | Leave a comment