Category Archives: Homophobia

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

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: 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

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

Relay (Changing Lanes #1) by Layla Reyne

Riptide Presents http://riptidepublishing.com/titles/relay Blurb Captain is not a title Alejandro “Alex” Cantu takes lightly. Elected by his teammates to helm the US Men’s Swim Team, he proudly accepts the role, despite juggling endless training, team administrative work, and helping out … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Bullying, Closeted, coming of age, Contemporary, DA, Enemies to Lovers, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, High but not hopeless, Homophobia, m/m, Mid-grade, Morgan, NetGalley, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Riptide Publishing, second chance at love, Standalone, Swimming/Diving, The one that got away, Unrequited Love | Leave a comment

Retro Review: Timber Pack Chronicles (Timber Pack Chronicles #1) by Rob Colton

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/20937536-timber-pack-chronicles?ac=1&from_search=true Blurb The object of Parker Montgomery’s crush is big man on campus Colton Butler, who is much more than he appears to be. Colton has been watching Parker from a distance, patiently waiting for the day when … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Angst Level, Book, Bullying, Contemporary, Exploration, Fated Mates, Finding Family, Football, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, High School, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Insta Love, m/m, Mild, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Race/Species Difference, Scorching, Shifter, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone, Unrequited Love, Virgin, young adult | Leave a comment

Audiobook: The Alpha Heir By Victoria Sue Narrated by: Joel Leslie

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/The-Alpha-Heir-Audiobook/B078BGHCJF?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=7F3K5AXKDAVPB9VDFB33& Blurb Kingdom of Askara, Book 2 Man and wolf. Sworn enemies in the battle for Askara. Can hate and betrayal ever lead to love? Caleb Harken has spent six years wrongfully imprisoned for his father’s treachery. Tortured … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, Audiobook, Author Provided, Book, Bullying, Enemies to Lovers, Gay, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Homophobia, m/m, Mid-grade, Morgan, mpreg, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Shifter | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Wild Trail By AM Arthur Narrated by Greg Boudreaux

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Wild-Trail-Audiobook/B076BJ8DYG?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=Q2TZM1YJ7KCJM26PWF8F& Blurb Welcome to Clean Slate Ranch: home of tight jeans, cowboy boots, and rough trails. For some men, it’s a fantasy come true. Mack Garrett loves the rolling hills surrounding his Northern California dude ranch. Leading vacationers … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Book, Contemporary, Cowboys, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Homophobia, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Morgan, NetGalley, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Purchased, Standalone | Leave a comment