Category Archives: College/University

Recent Release: Test of Valor (Valor #2) by Keira Andrews

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/39818669-test-of-valor?from_search=true Blurb They’re free of the White House, but can their forbidden romance survive in the real world? With his father no longer president, twenty-two-year-old Rafa Castillo can finally be with ex-Secret Service agent Shane Kendrick. Shane’s … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, adult - 18+, Boss/employee, Bullying, class difference, Closeted, co-workers to lovers, College/University, Contemporary, Established Couple/Sequel, Gay, Gay, High but not hopeless, Homophobia, m/m, May/December, May/December, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, PTSD, Purchased, Scorching/high heat | 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

Audiobook: High Test by Elizabeth Noble Narrated by Colin Darcy

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/high-test-by-elizabeth-noble-9033-b Blurb The coffee is rich. Hayden isn’t. But Neal doesn’t need to know that—yet. Hayden Owens is just your typical graduate student working his way through school as a barista for the Owens Coffee Company—no relation. But … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, Audiobook, Billionaire, Cinderella/Cinderfella, class difference, College/University, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Little to no angst, m/m, Mary D, May/December, May/December, Mechanic/Car/Racing, Mild/low level heat, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Part of a Series, Race/Species Difference, Standalone, 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: 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

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

Release Day Review: Kiss Me Forever by M.J. O’Shea

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/kiss-me-forever-by-mj-oshea-9454-b Blurb Forever is too long to be alone. Professor Avery Cook has spent his career researching the mysterious side of New Orleans. Superstitions, legends, and lore—Avery has an academic explanation for all of them…. Until one night … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Book, College/University, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Hurt/comfort, Magic, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Mild/low level heat, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Standalone, Teacher | 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: Step by Step Audiobook by KC Wells narrated by Connor Goff

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/Step-by-Step-Audiobook/B074Z3JZCH?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_8&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=797B0C8X1J0PC9WTH9W3& Blurb: Jamie’s life is one big financial mess, and it really isn’t his fault. However, the last thing he expected to find in the library was a Good Samaritan. He might have been suspicious of Guy’s motives … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Audiobook, BDSM, Boss/employee, College/University, coming of age, Contemporary, Dee, Friends to Lovers, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Hurt/comfort, lawyer, m/m, May/December, May/December, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Monthly Theme, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Purchased | 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