Category Archives: 5 star

Strays (Urban Soul #2) by Garrett Leigh

Riptide Presents http://riptidepublishing.com/titles/strays Blurb Work, sleep, work, repeat. Nero’s lonely life suits him just fine until his best friend, Cass, asks him to take on a new apprentice—a beautiful young man who’s never set foot in a professional kitchen. Despite … Continue reading

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Sophie (Survivor Stories #5) by J.P. Barnaby

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/sophie-by-jp-barnaby-8286-b Blurb It’s amazing how a single word from a tiny girl can change your life. Spencer Thomas’s world turns upside down when his beloved Nell dies and leaves custody of her three-year-old daughter to him. Her “Spenna” … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, coming of age, Contemporary, DA, Dreamspinner, Established Couple, Gay, Heat Index, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid, Mild, Morgan, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Part of a Series, Single Parent | Leave a comment

Hard Wired (Cyberlove #3) by Megan Erickson and Santino Hassell

Blurb My FallenCon agenda is simple: sit on a couple of panels and let people meet the real me. Jesse Garvy—mod of a famous Twitch channel and, if I ever come out of my shell, future vlogger. I definitely didn’t … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, artists, Book, coming of age, Contemporary, DA, Enemies to Lovers, Exploration, Friends to lovers, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Homophobia, Humor, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, long distance love, m/m, Mid, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Purchased, Scorching, Secret Identity, Unrequited Love, Virgin | Leave a comment

Love me like a Rock (Bend or Break # 6) Audiobook by Amy Jo Cousins Narrated by Cooper North

Audible Link http://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Love-Me-Like-a-Rock-Audiobook/B01NC3DLA3/ref=a_search_c4_1_1_srTtl?qid=1488168966&sr=1-1 Blurb In art and in love, it s the rough edges that make things interesting. Having grown up with artistic implements always in hand, there’s almost nothing Austin can’t make real. Except for one thing—an official relationship … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, Angst Level, artists, Audiobook, Book, class difference, College/University, coming of age, Contemporary, Friends to lovers, Gay, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, m/m, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Purchased, Rowing/Boating, Scorching, Unrequited Love | Leave a comment

Shadow’s Seduction (The Dacians #2) by Kresley Cole

Amazon Link https://www.amazon.com/Shadows-Seduction-Immortals-After-Dark-ebook/dp/B01JQ0SH6S/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1488387890&sr=8-1&keywords=kresley+cole+shadow Blurb In this scorching Immortals After Dark/Dacian novel, #1 New York Times bestselling author Kresley Cole brings together a wicked vampire prince used to getting everything he desires and a demon warrior who always felt like an … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Bi-Sexual, Book, class difference, Contemporary, Demons, Exploration, Fated Mates, Friends to lovers, Gay, Heat Index, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Race/Species Difference, vampire, Virgin | Leave a comment

David, Renewed (Book 1) Audiobook by Diana Copland Narrator Michael Pauley

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/david-renewed-by-diana-copland-8188-b Blurb When interior designer David Snyder buys a beautiful century-old house in eastern Washington, he is reeling with heartbreak and looking for somewhere to put down roots. Unfortunately his new home comes with a laundry list of … Continue reading

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Letters from Cupid by Ari McKay

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/letters-from-cupid-by-ari-mckay-8150-b Blurb 2nd Edition After breaking up with his partner, English professor Dr. Derek Chandler feels like a failure who will never win at romance. His aloof colleague, Dr. Macon Pinney, disagrees and pens an anonymous note of … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, College/University, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Friends to lovers, Gay, Heat Index, Holiday, Little to no angst, m/m, Mild, Morgan, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Older MCs, Secret Identity, Teacher, Valentine's Day | Leave a comment

Hanging the Stars (Half Moon Bay #2) Audiobook by Rhys Ford Narrated by Greg Tremblay

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/hanging-the-stars-by-rhys-ford-8170-b Blurb Angel Daniels grew up hard, one step ahead of the law and always looking over his shoulder. A grifter’s son, he’d learned every con and trick in the book but ached for a normal life. Once … Continue reading

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Hexmaker (Book 2) Audiobook by Jordan L Hawk Narrated by Tristan James

  Audible Link http://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Hexmaker-Audiobook/B01NCVKNYM/ref=a_cat_Roman_c4_2_1_i_gbr?ie=UTF8&pf_rd_r=03DC4F5YXHT7M1QHQ2K7&pf_rd_m=A2ZO8JX97D5MN9&pf_rd_t=101&pf_rd_i=2226656011&pf_rd_p=2397195022&pf_rd_s=cat-4 Blurb: A straight-laced policeman. A lighthearted thief. A murdered millionaire. Fox shifter Malachi steals for one of the biggest crime rings in New York City. But when he witnesses the murder of a millionaire, the only … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, BDSM, Book, class difference, coming of age, Exploration, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, High but not hopeless, Historical, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Magic, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Scorching, Shifter, Witches | Leave a comment

Don’t Twunk With My Heart (Loving You Book 2) Audiobook by Renae Kaye Narrated by Joel Leslie

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/dont-twunk-with-my-heart-by-renae-kaye-8235-b Blurb Kee Smith isn’t sure who he is anymore. He knows who he used to be—the ignored gay son who chose a blue-collar job just because no one expected it, the submissive bottom who enjoyed large, masculine … Continue reading

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