Category Archives: Riptide Publishing

Audiobook: The Quarterback by Mackenzie Blair Narrated by Greg Boudreax

Audible https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/The-Quarterback-Audiobook/B07C7MYH7X Blurb Matt Lancaster is the star quarterback at Bodine College, a small Southern Division II school with an ultra-conservative Dean of Athletics. Matt is also very much in the closet, and he thinks he’s kept his secret well … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Audiobook, Contemporary, Football, Gay, GFY/OFY, Hidden Lovers, Homophobia, m/m, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Purchased, Riptide Publishing, Scorching/high heat | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: Medley (Changing Lanes #2) by Layla Reyne

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/37556674-medley?from_search=true   Blurb Sebastian Stewart was never Mr. Dependable; he was more the good-time guy who only wanted to swim, party, and ink tattoos. Until he cost his team the Olympic gold four years ago. Bas is … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, Bi-Sexual, Book, Closeted, co-workers to lovers, College/University, Contemporary, Friends to lovers, Gay, High but not hopeless, Homophobia, m/m, Mild/low level heat, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Riptide Publishing, Swimming/Diving, young adult | Tagged , , , , | 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

Coming Soon! Magic Runs Deep by Alex Whitehall

Riptide Presents on April 9th 2018 http://riptidepublishing.com/titles/magic-runs-deep Blurb For the last five years, Veier has been chained to a king’s throne in his bear form. When a neighboring kingdom overthrows the crown, Veier’s imprisonment ends, but true freedom is not … Continue reading

Posted in Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Book, Enemies to Lovers, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Gay, High but not hopeless, Historical, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Morgan, no rating, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Riptide Publishing, Shifter, Witches/Warlocks/Wizards | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: The Pick Up (Up Red Creek #1) by Allison Temple

Riptide Presents http://riptidepublishing.com/titles/the-pick-up Blurb Kyle’s life is going backwards. He wanted to build a bigger life for himself than Red Creek could give him, but a family crisis has forced him to return to his hometown with his six-year-old daughter. … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, adult - 18+, Book, Contemporary, Gay, Gay, Homophobia, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, NetGalley, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Riptide Publishing, Single Parent, Standalone, Teacher | Leave a 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

Going Overboard (Anchor Point #5) by L.A. Witt

On February 5!  Riptide Presents https://riptidepublishing.com/titles/going-overboard Blurb Second-class petty officers Dalton Taylor and Chris Ingram have been best friends since coxswain’s school. Now they’re stationed together in the harbor patrol unit of NAS Adams. They’re content as friends, but secretly, … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Contemporary, DA, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid level angst, Military, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Riptide Publishing, Scorching/high heat, Standalone | 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 stars, 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 level steam/heat, 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

Lace-Covered Compromise by Silvia Violet

Riptide Presents http://riptidepublishing.com/titles/lace-covered-compromise Blurb Adam Kingston expects to inherit his father’s multinational conglomerate. When he finds out half of it went to Nate Thomas—an annoying man whose dreams for Kingston Corp.’s future clash with Adam’s need to stave off financial … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Bullying, Contemporary, Enemies to Lovers, Gay, Heat Index, Homophobia, m/m, Mid level angst, Morgan, NetGalley, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Riptide Publishing, Scorching/high heat | Leave a comment

Off the Ice (Hat Trick #1) by Avon Gale and Piper Vaughn

Riptide Presents http://riptidepublishing.com/titles/off-the-ice Blurb Tristan Holt is nothing if not pragmatic. Despite a flourishing career as a defenseman for the Atlanta Venom, Tristan knows he can’t play hockey forever. One day he’ll retire—if an injury doesn’t force him to hang … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Closeted, Contemporary, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, Hockey, m/m, May/December, May/December, Mid level angst, Morgan, NetGalley, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Riptide Publishing, Scorching/high heat, Standalone, Teacher | Leave a comment