Category Archives: Sports

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

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

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: Cocky By: Sean Ashcroft Narrated by: Joel Leslie

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Cocky-Audiobook/B076B74FBH/ref=a_search_c4_1_1_srTtl?qid=1510273469&sr=1-1 Blurb “I’m having a little trouble coming up with the right words here, so I’ll be blunt. I want you to pretend to date me.”  Faking a relationship with an injured hockey player had never been on … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Author Provided, Book, Contemporary, Fake relationship, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hockey, m/m, Mid-grade, Mild, Mild, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Sports, Standalone, writer | Leave a comment

Holidays: Alone for Christmas By Ashley John

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/32732677-alone-for-christmas?from_search=true Blurb With his third divorce looming and his bank accounts frozen, Chip Harington was surprisingly okay with spending Christmas alone, even if he was living out of a suitcase in his office. He had already decided to … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Beth Jumper, Book, Boss/employee, Christmas, Contemporary, Families/Weddings/Holidays, Gay, Gay, Holiday, Holiday Romance, m/m, Mild, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Purchased, Sports, Standalone | Leave a comment

Holidays: Snow Balls By Tara Lain

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/snow-balls-by-tara-lain-9124-b Blurb A Balls to the Wall Romance JJ LaRousse looks like a quarterback but acts like a queen. He’s trying to be proud of who he is—until a robbery at the famous Laguna Winter Fantasy brings JJ … Continue reading

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Laugh Cry Repeat by John Inman

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/laugh-cry-repeat-by-john-inman-9122-b Blurb Wyeth Becker is a quiet man. Staid, serious, calm. A librarian. When he meets preschool teacher Deeze Long, he discovers joy for the first time in his life. With joy comes laughter, excitement, and a new … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Humor, Hurt/comfort, librarian, m/m, Mary D, Mild, Mild, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Standalone, Teacher, Track, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Audiobook: You Never Know by Mary Calmes Narrated by Greg Tremblay

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/you-never-know-by-mary-calmes-8692-b Blurb Hagen Wylie has it all figured out. He’s going to live in his hometown, be everybody’s friend, explore new relationships, and rebuild his life after the horrors of war. No muss, no fuss is the plan. … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Book, Closeted, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Enemies to Lovers, Football, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), PTSD, second chance at love, Single Parent, Standalone | Leave a comment

First Season (Harrisburg Railers #2) by R.J. Scott and V.L. Locey

Amazon Link https://www.amazon.com/First-Season-Harrisburg-Railers-Hockey-ebook/dp/B073HGLT5X/ref=sr_1_fkmr0_3?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1510867793&sr=1-3-fkmr0&keywords=rj+scott+vocey Blurb Layton Foxx works hard for what he’s achieved. The condo, the career, the chance to make his mark…it’s all down to the sacrifices he’s made. With tragedy in his past, he doesn’t want or need love. … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Hockey, Homophobia, Humor, m/m, Mid-grade, Mild, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Purchased, Sports, Sports, Standalone | Leave a comment