Category Archives: Hurt/Abuse

The Hockey Player’s Heart (Hockey Hearts #1) by Jeff Adams and Will Knauss

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/the-hockey-players-heart-by-jeff-adams-and-will-knauss-9211-b Blurb When hockey star Caleb Carter returns to his hometown to recover from an injury, the only thing he’s interested in is a little R & R. He never expects to run into his onetime crush at … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Geek/nerd/techie/gamer, Heat Index, Hockey, Homophobia, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Standalone, The one that got away | Leave a comment

Ghost of a Chance (Requiem Inc. #1) by Kris T. Bethke

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/ghost-of-a-chance-by-kris-t-bethke-9213-b Blurb Only love makes life worth living—over and over again. Ghostwalker Blake Jones dies every day. It’s his job and how he helps trapped souls cross over. But to return to life, he needs an anchor. His … Continue reading

Posted in 6 star, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, Book, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, DA, Dreamspinner, Fated Mates, Gay, Gay, Ghost, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Magic, Mid-grade, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Standalone | Leave a comment

Freedom for His Omega (The Outcast Chronicles #1) by Crista Crown, Harper B. Cole

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36570630-freedom-for-his-omega Blurb I want more than a chance. I want you. And I won’t take no for an answer. Cats are always supposed to land on their feet, but omega shifter Jesse has done everything but. After escaping … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Bullying, Contemporary, Fated Mates, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Homophobia, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Mild, Morgan, mpreg, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Race/Species Difference, Shifter, Standalone | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Coach’s Challenge (Scoring Chances #5) by Avon Gale Narrated by Scott Smith

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/coachs-challenge-by-avon-gale-8609-b Blurb It’s been decades since blackmail forced Troy Callahan to retire from playing professional hockey, and he’s built a successful career behind the bench. When he’s offered the opportunity to coach the Asheville Ravens—the most hated team … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Book, Boss/employee, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Enemies to Lovers, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, Hockey, Homophobia, Mid, Mid-grade, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Sports, Standalone | Leave a comment

Wild Wild Hex (Hexworld #3.5) by Jordan L. Hawk

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36489289-wild-wild-hex Blurb Can a lawman witch find love with an outlaw familiar? After weeks spent tracking down the gentleman bandit Rafael, Hexas Ranger Enoch Bright finally has the outlaw in his sights. He doesn’t expect to find out … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Fated Mates, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Homophobia, m/m, Magic, Mild, Morgan, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Scorching, Shifter, Standalone, Witches/Warlocks/Wizards | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Tea or Consequences by KC Burn Narrated by Darcy Stark

Dreamspinner https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/tea-or-consequences-by-kc-burn-8882- Blurb Riley Parker: temp, twink, geek… sleuth? Maybe Riley isn’t living up to his full potential, but being a temp executive assistant suits him. He’s never bored at work, he’s got friends who let him geek out, and … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Book, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hurt/Abuse, Little to no angst, m/m, Mary D, Mid-grade, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Standalone, The one that got away, Unrequited Love | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Hexslayer (Hexworld #3) by Jordan L. Hawk Narrated by Tristan James

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Hexslayer-Audiobook/B077399YYJ?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=9SJ6MS0DHPWGPRZMG9Q2& Blurb Horse shifter Nick has one rule: never trust a witch. Nick has devoted his life to making his saloon a safe haven for the feral familiars of New York. So when a brutal killer slaughters a … Continue reading

Posted in 6 star, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Book, Bullying, class difference, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, DA, Enemies to Lovers, Fated Mates, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Homophobia, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Magic, Mid-grade, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Paranormal, Part of a Series, PTSD, Purchased, Race/Species Difference, second chance at love, Shifter, Standalone, Widower, Witches/Warlocks/Wizards | Leave a comment

Archie’s Accidental Kidnapping (Hounds of the Hunt #1) by Toni Griffin

GoodReads List https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36281767-archie-s-accidental-kidnapping?ac=1&from_search=true Blurb Hounds of the Hunt: Book 1 NEXT BOOK: Pyro’s Accidental Shooting Long nights hunting supernatural beings means little time for love in Adze’s life. He and his pack mates are what protects Melbourne, and Australia, from … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, Book, Bullying, Contemporary, Fated Mates, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Little to no angst, m/m, Magic, Mid-grade, Mild, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Race/Species Difference, Shifter, Standalone | Leave a comment

Forever With you by Londra Laine

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36506668-forever-with-you?from_search=true Blurb Kelly Brooks Montes is only nineteen years old and just starting college in New York City when tragedy strikes, and he becomes a single dad to his toddler brother. Four years later, Kelly and his baby … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Author Provided, Boss/employee, class difference, Closeted, Contemporary, DA, Enemies to Lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, Length, m/m, Mary D, Mid, Mid-grade, Misunderstanding, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), pining, PTSD, Single Parent, Standalone, Themes | Leave a comment

Buried Passions by Andrew Grey

  Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/buried-passions-by-andrew-grey-9243-b Blurb When Broadway actor Jonah receives word that his uncle has passed away and named him the heir to a property in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, Jonah’s plan is to settle the estate as quickly as possible and … Continue reading

Posted in 3 star, Actor/Theatre, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Boss/employee, Bullying, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Humor, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, Insta Love, Length, Little to no angst, m/m, Mary D, Mid-grade, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Review Copies, Standalone | Leave a comment