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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: Shawn’s Law Audiobook by Renae Kaye Narrated by Casey Hunter

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/Shawns-Law-Audiobook/B010TUDVP6?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_3&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=C3FAVFC5KAEHVHS26Y2G& Blurb Shawn is single, twenty-nine, the full-time carer of his Alzheimer’s-stricken mother, and a frequent victim of Murphy’s Law—although his family calls it Shawn’s Law. Other than caring for mum, his day consists of painting nude men … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, artists, Audiobook, Book, Contemporary, Gay, Gay, Humor, Little to no angst, m/m, Mary D, Mild level angst, Mild/low level heat, Misunderstanding, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, pining, Purchased, Time to Laugh | Leave a comment

Time to Laugh: Muscling Through by J.L. Merrow

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/11045338-muscling-through?from_search=true Blurb: The bigger they come, the harder they fall… in love. Cambridge art professor Larry Morton takes one, alcohol-glazed look at the huge, tattooed man looming in a dark alley, and assumes he’s done for. Moments … Continue reading

Posted in 6 stars, adult - 18+, artists, Book, Bullying, College/University, coming of age, Contemporary, DA, Gay, Gay, Homophobia, Humor, Little to no angst, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Misunderstanding, Monthly Theme, Morgan, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Opposites attract, Purchased, Teacher, Time to Laugh | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Friends to Lovers: Campus Visit by Stella Huerto

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/15778273-campus-visit?ac=1&from_search=true Blurb Damian Garza and Alex Murphy became best friends in their closed-minded small town, remained inseparable through Alex’s coming out, and have stayed close while studying at different colleges. They’re close enough that Damian dares a … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, artists, Bi-Sexual, Book, College/University, coming of age, Exploration, farmer, Friends to lovers, Friends to Lovers, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Homophobia, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Monthly Theme, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Purchased | 1 Comment

Friends to Lovers: Trusting Tanner by Nicky James

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/32071080-trusting-tanner?from_search=true Blurb Maybe tomorrow it will be better… Zander Baker has spent years forcing a smile onto his face to make the world believe he is a happy man. In reality, it’s a façade for the battered … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, adult - 18+, artists, Beth Jumper, Contemporary, Friends to lovers, Friends to Lovers, Gay, Geek/nerd/techie/gamer, m/m, Mid level angst, Mild/low level heat, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Purchased, Standalone, Teacher | 1 Comment

Audiobook: From Ashes (Heathens Ink #3) by K.M. Neuhold Narrated by Kenneth Obi

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/From-Ashes-Audiobook/B0792C9T3B?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=V2875FPC8CXA3G8PRQD2& Blurb “When the broken man with scarred skin walked into Heathens, asked for a job, and showed me a sketch of a phoenix, it felt like fate.”~ Adam It started with an anonymous post by someone who … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, artists, Audiobook, Author Provided, Bi-Sexual, Book, Boss/employee, Bullying, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, DA, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, High but not hopeless, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Misunderstanding, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, pining, PTSD, Secret Identity, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Unrequited Love | Leave a comment

Enemies to Lovers Audiobook: Locked in Silence (Pelican Bay, Book 1) By: Sloane Kennedy Narrated by: Michael Pauley

Audible link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Locked-in-Silence-Audiobook/B077T655L9?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=4FET26ZB2TWP5QS87FGH& Blurb I’ve spent years hoping someone would finally hear me. It’s easier not to try anymore…. 10 years after leaving his small Minnesota hometown in his rear view mirror for what Nolan Grainger was sure would be … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Animals/pets, artists, Audiobook, Boss/employee, class difference, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, DA, Enemies to Lovers, Enemies to Lovers, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, Music/Rock Star, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Purchased, Scorching/high heat, Standalone, Unrequited Love | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Finding Mr. Wrong by C. Cochet narrated by Andrew McFerrin

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/finding-mr-wrong-by-charlie-cochet-9292-b Blurb: He’s nobody’s definition of Mr. Right—but that might make him perfect. Matthew Hart is heir to the family fortune and owner of Hart & Home. When a near-death experience has him fretting over the future, he … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, artists, Audiobook, Billionaire, Book, Cinderella/Cinderfella, class difference, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Dee, Dreamspinner, Established Couple, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mild level angst, Mild/low level heat, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Reconcilliation, second chance at love, Standalone | 1 Comment

Audiobook: Going Commando (Heathens Ink #2) by K.M. Neuhold Narrated by Cooper North

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Going-Commando-Audiobook/B077J6B6GK?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_2&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=EX3V2EX6F2FT4KDR9Q7E& Blurb: “I never thought I could want anyone as much as I wanted Nash, then I met you”~Royal When I was sixteen I was afflicted with a terrible curse…I fell in love with my straight best friend. … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, artists, Audiobook, Book, Contemporary, Friends to lovers, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Hurt/Abuse, Insta Love, m/m/m, Mid level angst, Military, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Purchased, Scorching/high heat, Standalone, Unrequited Love | Leave a comment

The Hideaway by Rosalind Abel

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36469492-the-hideaway?from_search=true Blurb Lavender Shores’s resident tattoo artist, Connor Clark, looks the part—six foot six, musclebound, and covered in ink—and most definitely doesn’t blend in. Grafted into the Bryant family as a teenager to escape his abusive father, the … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, artists, Author Provided, Beth Jumper, Book, class difference, Contemporary, Finding Family, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, High but not hopeless, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Misunderstanding, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Scorching/high heat, Standalone | Leave a comment