Category Archives: Bullying

Release Day Review: Love You So Hard (Love You So Stories #1) by Tara Lain

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/love-you-so-hard-by-tara-lain-9492-b Blurb Third Edition Craig Elson’s life has hit rock bottom. Even though he’s one of the best strategic planners around, a more confident guy takes credit for his work, and despite being a good-looking man, he suffers … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Book, Bullying, coming of age, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Fake relationship, Fantasies, Friends to lovers, Gay, Homophobia, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, Morgan, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Part of a Series, Re-Release, Standalone | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Heart Unheard by Andrew Grey Narrated by Greg Tremblay

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/heart-unheard-by-andrew-grey-9023-b Blurb The attraction between Brent Berkheimer and Scott Spearman peels the wallpaper, but Brent is Scott’s boss, and they’re both too professional to go beyond flirting. Their priorities realign after Scott is badly injured in an accident … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Audiobook, Book, Bullying, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, DA, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mary D, May/December, May/December, Mechanic/Car/Racing, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Standalone, Unrequited Love | Leave a 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

Audiobook: Who We Truly Are (Enhanced #2) by Victoria Sue Narrated by Nick J Russo

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/who-we-truly-are-by-victoria-sue-8670-b Blurb Talon’s deadly abilities are spiraling out of control. Desperate to keep Finn safe, Talon struggles to protect the man he loves with all his heart, and not become the greatest risk to Finn’s life. Finn has … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Audiobook, Book, Bullying, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Paranormal, Part of a Series, Race/Species Difference, Superhero/powers | Leave a comment

Recent Release: Diving with a Hammerhead (Beneath Aquatica’s Waves #3) by Charlie Richards

Extasy Books Presents http://www.extasybooks.com/diving-with-a-hammerhead/ Blurb World of Aquatica: A single choice to do the right thing sends one ex-soldier’s life spiraling out of control. Solomon Lynch figured his decision to help his boss’s son escape from under his dominating thumb … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Book, Bullying, Contemporary, Extasy Books, Fated Mates, Gay, Gay, Homophobia, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Shifter, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone | 1 Comment

Enemies to Lovers: Pressure Head, Plumbers Mate #1 by JK Merrow

Riptide https://www.amazon.com/Pressure-Head-Plumbers-Mate-Book-ebook/dp/B078TPW1QY/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr Blurb Tom Paretski’s not just a plumber with a dodgy hip courtesy of a schoolboy accident. He also has a sixth sense for finding hidden things. Called in by the police to help locate a body near Brock’s … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Bullying, class difference, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Enemies to Lovers, Enemies to Lovers, Gay, Gay, Handyman, Humor, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mary D, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Monthly Theme, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Psychic, Purchased, Riptide Publishing | Leave a comment

Enemies to Lovers: A Different Light by Morningstar Ashley

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/37553326-a-different-light?from_search=true Blurb Bennett Cole had lived next door to Mitchell “Mac” Campbell, III for eighteen years of his life, in the small town of White Acre. They’d never gotten along, never seen eye to eye, and never … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Beth Jumper, Book, Bullying, class difference, Contemporary, Enemies to Lovers, Enemies to Lovers, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, Geek/nerd/techie/gamer, Humor, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Misunderstanding, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Purchased | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Jack of Thorns by Amelia Faulkner Narrated by Joel Leslie

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Jack-of-Thorns-Audiobook/B078TJHCXF?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=2FQBBXGDKNKKY1EPWDJJ Blurb Florist. Psychic. Addict. Laurence Riley coasts by on good looks and natural charm, but underneath lies a dark chasm that neither heroin nor lovers can fill. Sobriety is a pipe dream which his stalker ex-boyfriend is … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, Audiobook, Author Provided, Book, Bullying, class difference, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Magic, Mary D, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Paranormal, Part of a Series, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Virgin | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Tender Mercies by Eli Easton Narrated by Will Tulin

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/tender-mercies-by-eli-easton-8981-b Blurb A Men of Lancaster County Novel Eddie Graber’s dream of a sanctuary for rescued farm animals was about to come true when his partner backed out at the last minute. Now Eddie risks losing the twenty-five … Continue reading

Posted in 6 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Book, Bullying, class difference, Closeted, co-workers to lovers, coming of age, Contemporary, DA, Dreamspinner, Exploration, farmer, Finding Family, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Standalone, Virgin | Leave a comment

Audiobook: From Ashes (Heathens Ink #3) by K.M. Neuhold Narrated by Kenneth Obi

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/From-Ashes-Audiobook/B0792C9T3B?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=V2875FPC8CXA3G8PRQD2& Blurb “When the broken man with scarred skin walked into Heathens, asked for a job, and showed me a sketch of a phoenix, it felt like fate.”~ Adam It started with an anonymous post by someone who … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, artists, Audiobook, Author Provided, Bi-Sexual, Book, Boss/employee, Bullying, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, DA, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, High but not hopeless, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Misunderstanding, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, pining, PTSD, Secret Identity, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Unrequited Love | Leave a comment