Category Archives: Hurt/Abuse

Families: The Teddy Bear Club Audiobook by Sean Michael Narrated by John Solo

Dreamspinner https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/the-teddy-bear-club-by-sean-michael-9065-b Blurb Two lonely men. One perfect family. Aiden Lake adopted his institutionalized sister’s two daughters, and he’s a good dad. He works nights on websites and gets in his adult time twice a week at the Roasty Bean, … Continue reading

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Audiobook: Scarred Mate by A.C. Katt Narrated by Joel Leslie

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Scarred-Mate-Audiobook/B07737XGMS Blurb Werewolves of Manhattan, Book 3 Colin Callahan, scarred as a child in a fire, delivers Chinese to supplement his income until, one day, he delivers to the loup garou who is his mate. Alpha Marc Thierry … Continue reading

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Spark by HJ Welch

Good Reads Link: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36554882-spar Blurb Homecoming Hearts #2 Joey’s dreams are over. His band, Below Zero, is dead and gone. He knows he’s destined for stardom, but showbiz is tough and he has nowhere to go but the last place … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, Actor/Theatre, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Author Provided, Book, Contemporary, DA, Firefighters, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mary D, Mid, Mid-grade, Misunderstanding, Music/Rock Star, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Fool of Main Beach (Love in Laguna #5) by Tara Lain Narrated by KC Kelly

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/fool-of-main-beach-by-tara-lain-8782-b Blurb Merle Justice wants to reach for the stars, but it’s tough to get respect when playing a teenybopper vampire on TV. Then he meets a famous director anxious to give him all he thinks he wants—and … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, Actor/Theatre, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Bullying, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Gay, Heat Index, m/m, Mid, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Rating, Scorching, Standalone | Leave a comment

Reservations by Kindle Alexander

Amazon Link https://www.amazon.com/Reservations-Kindle-Alexander-ebook/dp/B076WVDBTK/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1510348727&sr=1-1&keywords=reservations+kindle+alexander Free on KU!   Blurb Wildly successful entrepreneur, Thane Walker is stubbornly set in his ways and adamantly resists the shackles of commitment. He’s seen enough unhappy endings to learn the best way to play is by … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Author Provided, Billionaire, Book, Boss/employee, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Medical, Mid, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Rent Boy, Scorching, Standalone | 1 Comment

Family: Family Unit by ZA Maxfield Audiobook Narrated by JP Handler

Amazon Link https://www.amazon.com/Family-Unit-Z-Maxfield-ebook/dp/B007ND7F5A/ref=sr_1_20?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1509835880&sr=1-20&keywords=za+maxfiel Blurb A retired marine, Logan is methodical and conservative. Richard is a liberal pacifist who is pathologically afraid of guns. Yet the minute Logan sets eyes on Richard, his heart turns over like an old car engine … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Bullying, Contemporary, Families/Weddings/Holidays, Finding Family, Gay, Halloween, Holiday, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid-grade, Mild, Military, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Opposites attract, Purchased, second chance at love, Single Parent, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone | Leave a comment

At Sixes and Sevens (Fur, Fangs, and Felines #4) by M.A. Church

Dreampsinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/at-sixes-and-sevens-by-ma-church-9015-b Blurb Werecats mating with humans was bad enough…. But an Alpha werewolf? Aidric’s life takes an unexpected turn when he meets Alpha Carter Lovelock of the Dark Lake Pack—who is apparently his mate. Now Aidric must decide … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Bullying, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Enemies to Lovers, Fated Mates, Gay, Heat Index, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Paranormal, Part of a Series, Shifter, Stalker/Abusive Ex | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Five Minutes Longer by Victoria Sue Narrated by Nick J Russo

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/five-minutes-longer-by-victoria-sue-8992-b Blurb Talon Valdez knew when he transformed into an enhanced human, his life and his dreams were finished. Reviled, mistrusted, and often locked away, the enhanced were viewed as monsters, despised by the public, and never trusted … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, Book, Bullying, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, DA, Dreamspinner, Enemies to Lovers, Fated Mates, Gay, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid-grade, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, PTSD, Speculative Fiction, Virgin | Leave a comment

Fortune’s Slings and Cupid’s Arrows By Ari McKay

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/fortunes-slings-and-cupids-arrows-by-ari-mckay-9013-b Blurb (Book 2) Successful attorneys Dane Coulter and Cal Monroe are rivals in the courtroom and friends behind the scenes. But can they be more? Cal’s always carried a torch for Dane, but Dane is so deep … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Friends to lovers, GFY/OFY, Holiday, Homophobia, Hurt/comfort, Mid, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, second chance at love, Standalone, Unrequited Love, Valentine's Day | Leave a comment

Wheels Up (Out of Uniform #4) by Annabeth Albert

Carina Press https://www.carinapress.com/shop/books/9781488030727_wheels-up.html Blurb Their love is forbidden, but their hearts aren’t listening to rules and regulations. Lieutenant Dustin Strauss is a reformed man. No longer a twentysomething hell-raiser, he’s his SEAL team’s new XO-and a man with a secret. … Continue reading

Posted in adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Boss/employee, Closeted, Contemporary, Gay, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, Homophobia, Hopelessly Crying, m/m, May/December, May/December, Military, Morgan, NetGalley, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Part of a Series, Scorching, Standalone | Leave a comment