Category Archives: Hurt/Abuse

Recent Release: When Love Surprises – When The Mission Ends #6 by Christi Snow

Good Reads Link: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/41447350-when-love-surprises Blurb Raised in a religious household, being gay was never an option for Steven, but when an injury left him incapacitated, he was forced to face those urges that he’s been able to ignore for the … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Author Provided, Book, Gay, Gay, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Xanthe | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Time to Get Paranormal: Seen: An Omegaverse Story (Breaking Free Book 2) by A.M. Arthur

  Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36281352-seen Blurb Hell is a six-by-six jail cell and no hope for the future. Kell Iverson has never raised his hand against another person in his entire life—and yet somehow he’s been arrested and charged with … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, adult - 18+, Aerielle, Book, Gay, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mild level angst, Mild/low level heat, Monthly Theme, mpreg, mpreg, non-shifter alpha/omega, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Stalker/Abusive Ex, TIme to get Paranormal | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: 415 Ink: Savior by Rhys Ford

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/savior-by-rhys-ford-9856- Blurb A savior lies in the heart of every good man but sometimes only love can awaken the man inside a savior. The world’s had it out for San Francisco firefighter Mace Crawford from the moment he … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, adult - 18+, Author Provided, Book, DA, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, High but not hopeless, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mary D, Mild/low level heat, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, PTSD, Standalone | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Retro Read: Take a Shot by Samantha Wayland

Good reads link: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/40382971-take-a-shot Blurb If you want to score, you have to take the shot. Chris Kimball is good at keeping things to himself, but when he breaks his leg during a hockey game, he quickly realizes his biggest … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Author Provided, Closeted, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Hidden Lovers, Hockey, Homophobia, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, Morgan, New Adult, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Part of a Series, Sports, Standalone | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Courageous Ride By Andrew Grey Narrated by John Solo

Dreamspinner https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/a-courageous-ride-by-andrew-grey-9907-b Blurb The Bullriders: Book Three Aspiring orchestra conductor Marshall is exhausted after months of auditions without a single job offer. Marshall’s friend, Terry, recommends a change of scenery and points Marshall in the direction of a dude ranch … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Book, DA, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Recent Release: Love it Like You Stole it by Ki Brightly

Nine Star Presents https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/40718985-love-it-like-you-stole-it?from_search=true Blurb Michal, or Meeko, is in trouble. Tearing cars for money to get his mechanic certifications and impress his day-job boss Ben who he has been crushing on for years, was supposed to be temporary. Now … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Book, Bullying, Gay, Gay, High but not hopeless, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Neta, NetGalley, Nine Star Press, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Scorching/high heat, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone, Virgin | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Time to Get Paranormal: Genesis Circle Books 1 & 2 by Nicholas Bella, Aimee Nicole Walker

  Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36595405-circle-of-darkness Blurb There isn’t a monster D’Angelo Kumar can’t destroy or a crisis he can’t manage until he meets Angel Bai. The insane attraction he feels toward the sexy waiter is unwelcome because D’Angelo doesn’t have … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, 4.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Bullying, Gay, Gay, m/m, Magic, Mid level angst, Monthly Theme, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Psychic, Purchased, Scorching/high heat, Shifter, TIme to get Paranormal, vampire | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: To Love Again by Andria Large

Dreamspinner https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/to-love-again-by-andria-large-9853-b Blurb: Jack Leaving was the hardest thing I’ve ever done. He would have killed me if I stayed, though. I couldn’t have done it without Warwick’s help. Not only did he give me the out I needed, but … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Book, Dee, Domestic Abuse, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Time to Get Paranormal: Buyer Beware: The Omega Auction: Book 2 (The Omega Auction Chronicles) Audiobook by Kian Rhodes Narrated by Alexander Collins

  Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Buyer-Beware-Audiobook/B01N21GATM?qid=1534874674&sr=sr_1_1&ref=a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=EY4QEGBJQ0PB2H874FQC& Blurb Warning for violent, non-consensual acts. This book does feature a strong hurt/comfort theme that involves references (non-explicit) to a violent rape. Five percent of royalties received from the sale of Buyer Beware are donated to … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Aerielle, Audiobook, Gay, Little to no angst, Mild/low level heat, Monthly Theme, mpreg, mpreg, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Shifter, Stalker/Abusive Ex, TIme to get Paranormal | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Time to Get Paranormal: Saved: An Omegaverse Story (Breaking Free Book 1) by A.M. Arthur

  Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/35967286-saved?from_search=true Blurb He didn’t want an alpha to save him, but fate had other ideas… Braun Etting was raised to know his place as an omega by his alpha father’s cruel words and fast fists, and … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, adult - 18+, Book, Bullying, Gay, Hurt/Abuse, Mild level angst, Mild/low level heat, Monthly Theme, mpreg, non-shifter alpha/omega, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, PTSD, Purchased, Stalker/Abusive Ex, TIme to get Paranormal | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment