Category Archives: Sports

Recent Release: Last Defense (Harrisburg Railers #5) by R.J. Scott, V.L. Locey

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/38328255-last-defense?from_search=true Blurb Two men afraid to feel, have to make choices that could end up breaking down their defenses and leading them back to love. Every time Max Van Hellren steps on the ice he knows it … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Gay, Gay, Hockey, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Purchased | Leave a comment

Recent Release: Blindsided By T.A. Chase, Devon Rhodes

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/blindsided-by-ta-chase-and-devon-rhodes-9591-b Blurb A Men of Sports Story Love can hit you hard before you even see it coming…. When rugby player Liam transfers to Melbourne, he’s blindsided by his attraction to the hottest lifeguard on the beach. Luckily … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Book, Dee, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Little to no angst, m/m, Mild/low level heat, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Rugby, Sports, Standalone | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Audiobook: City Boy: Hot (Off The Ice Book 1) by AE Wasp Narrated by Michael Pauley

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/City-Boy-Audiobook/B07BGCD4BG?ref=a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=SV27NV3YZGNJNC2STE4B& Blurb Follow the money or follow your heart? Either way, you lose. When a blown tire leads directly to mind-blowing sex with a white knight named Dakota, pro-hockey player Bryce Lowery discovers he is most definitely gay. … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, adult - 18+, Audiobook, Book, coming of age, Contemporary, Exploration, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Hockey, Homophobia, m/m, Mid level angst, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Purchased, Scorching/high heat, Sports, Standalone, Virgin | Leave a comment

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

Time to Laugh: Behind the Curtain Audiobook by Amy Lane Narrated by Hugh Bradley

Dreamspinner Press https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/behind-the-curtain-by-amy-lane-6070-b Blurb Dawson Barnes recognizes his world is very small and very charmed. Running his community college theater like a petty god, he and his best friend, Benji know they’ll succeed as stage techs after graduation. His father … Continue reading

Posted in 6 stars, Actor/Theatre, adult - 18+, artists, Audiobook, Bullying, Christmas, College/University, Contemporary, Dancer, Dancer, Exploration, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, Homophobia, Humor, Hurt/comfort, Insta Love, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Monthly Theme, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Purchased, Time to Laugh, Virgin | Leave a comment

Time to Laugh: Overtime Audiobook (ficlet) by Avon Gale narrated by Scott Smith

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/31218096-overtime?from_search=true Blurb This short story (approximately 4000 words) takes place after the events of Power Play and before Empty Net. It features Spartanburg Spitfires’ goalie Isaac Drake — as well as a few other familiar faces — … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Audiobook, Author Provided, Book, Contemporary, Established Couple, Established Couple/Sequel, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Gay, Hockey, Humor, Little to no angst, m/m, Monthly Theme, Morgan, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Part of a Series, Time to Laugh | Leave a comment

Time to Laugh: Beauty and the Bookworm by Nick Pagent

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/22052456-beauty-and-the-bookworm?from_search=true Blurb Mason Leery is a bookworm and he thinks he might just be able to get through life simply by reading about it instead of living it. Until he meets Shane Beaumont. Shane is the opposite … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Beth Jumper, Book, College/University, coming of age, Contemporary, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, Geek/nerd/techie/gamer, Gym/physical trainer, Humor, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Monthly Theme, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Purchased, Sports, Standalone, Time to Laugh, Track | Leave a comment

Friends to Lovers: The Blueprint by SE Harmon

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/the-blueprint-by-se-harmon-9446-b Blurb Kelly Cannon is satisfied with his life. He has friends, a wonderful family, and a great job. But his love life has reached a new level of pitiful. Why? Well, his heart decided to break all … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, adult - 18+, Bi-Sexual, Book, Closeted, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Exploration, Football, Friends to lovers, Friends to Lovers, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Homophobia, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Monthly Theme, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Sports, Virgin | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: When Everything is Blue by Laura Lascarso

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/when-everything-is-blue-by-laura-lascarso-9420-b Blurb When they were kids, Chris Mitcham rescued Theo from the neighborhood bullies and taught him how to “be cool.” Now, years later, Theo’s developed feelings for his best friend that arise at the most inopportune times. … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Book, class difference, Closeted, coming of age, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Exploration, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Homophobia, m/m, Mary D, Mid level angst, Mild/low level heat, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Skating, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone, Swimming/Diving, Virgin, young adult | Leave a comment