Category Archives: Virgin

Audiobook: Pricks and Pragmatism by JL Merrow narrated by Mark Steadman

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Pricks-and-Pragmatism-Audiobook/B078RQWVP6?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_18&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=WRA3W1J65912GT8NPR0M& Blurb Kicked out by his father at age 16, English student Luke Corbin’s used to trading on his looks and charm to keep a roof over his head until he can make it big as a journalist. … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Book, College/University, Contemporary, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, Geek/nerd/techie/gamer, Heat Index, m/m, Mid-grade, Mild, Morgan, New Adult, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Purchased, Standalone, Virgin | 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

Holidays: All Creatures Great and Small (2017 Advent Calendar Daily – Stocking Stuffers) by Kasper Quill

Dreamspinner Press https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/2017-advent-calendar-daily-delivery-package-stocking-stuffers-9042-b Blurb Growing up an orphan meant Charlie never celebrated Christmas. He’s committed to making sure his newly adopted cat, Max, doesn’t miss out like he did. Unfortunately, he discovers that giving Max the perfect Christmas might be … Continue reading

Posted in 6 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anthology, Book, Christmas, Cinderella/Cinderfella, class difference, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Gay, Geek/nerd/techie/gamer, Heat Index, Holiday, Humor, m/m, Mary D, Mild, Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Short Story 1-20 pages (1-5k words), Standalone, Virgin | Leave a comment

Retro Read: Vice City by SA Stovall

Publisher DSP Publications https://www.dsppublications.com/books/vice-city-by-sa-stovall-386- Blurb After twenty years as an enforcer for the Vice family mob, Nicholas Pierce shouldn’t bat an eye at seeing a guy get worked over and tossed in the river. But there’s something about the suspected … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Contemporary, DA, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, Length, m/m, Mary D, May/December, May/December, Mid, Mid-grade, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Purchased, Race/Species Difference, Standalone, Virgin | Leave a comment

Audiobook: To Touch You (Mates #4) by Cardeno C. Narrated by Charlie David

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/To-Touch-You-Audiobook/B0778RBRK6/ref=a_search_c4_1_1_srTtl?qid=1511389704&sr=1-1 Blurb “His name is Salvatore Rossi. He’s a vampire. And he’s my true mate.” By not relying on anyone except himself, Salvatore Rossi escaped a dead-end existence and reached the height of corporate success. But just when … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Book, coming of age, Contemporary, Fated Mates, Gay, Heat Index, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Mild, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Shifter, Standalone, vampire, Virgin | Leave a comment

On Davis Row by N.R. Walker

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36594399-on-davis-row?from_search=true Blurb Nearing the end of a suspended jail sentence should unlock a brighter future for CJ Davis, only the chip on his shoulder is as hard to shift as his bad reputation. Born into a family of … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Author Provided, Book, Bullying, Closeted, co-workers to lovers, coming of age, Contemporary, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, Homophobia, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Virgin | 1 Comment

Holidays: The Christmas Throwaway Audiobook by RJ Scott Narrated by Sean Crisden

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/The-Christmas-Throwaway-Audiobook/B00OLBK8YC/ref=a_search_c4_1_1_srTtl?qid=1511117032&sr=1-1 Blurb Christmas is a time for giving – what do you do when no one gives a damn? For Zachary Weston Christmas means sleeping on a churchyard bench in the freezing snow with nothing better in his … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Book, Christmas, Cinderella/Cinderfella, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Families/Weddings/Holidays, Finding Family, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Holiday, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mary D, Mild, Mild, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Purchased, Standalone, Virgin, young adult | Leave a comment

Nerdy Deeds: M/M Gay Romance (A Nerd in the Hand) by Tragen Moss

Amazon Link https://www.amazon.com/Nerdy-Deeds-Romance-Nerd-Hand-ebook/dp/B0778V566M/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1510865333&sr=1-1&keywords=nerdy+deeds Blurb Sawdust and evergreen. That’s what the carpenter my dad hired smells like. Men are like a whole other alien species to me. I can observe them, make what I think are reasonable deductions about their behavior, … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Bullying, coming of age, Contemporary, Erotica (not romance), Exploration, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, Heat Index, Homophobia, Little to no angst, m/m, Morgan, New Adult, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Purchased, Scorching, Standalone, Virgin | Leave a comment

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

Posted in 4 star, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Author Provided, Book, Bullying, Contemporary, DA, Fated Mates, Gay, Heat Index, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Mild, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Shifter, Virgin | 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