Category Archives: pining

Audiobook: Familiar Angel by Amy Lane Narrated by Gomez Pugh

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/familiar-angel-by-amy-lane-8950-b Blurb One hundred and forty years ago, Harry, Edward, and Francis met an angel, a demon, and a sorceress while escaping imprisonment and worse! They emerged with a new family—and shapeshifting powers beyond their wildest dreams. Now … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, angels, Angst Level, Audiobook, Book, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Historical, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Magic, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, pining, Rent Boy, second chance at love, Shifter, Unrequited Love, Virgin | Tagged | 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

Release Day Review: Forgiveness (Forbes Mates #4) by Grace R. Duncan

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/forgiveness-by-grace-r-duncan-9470-b Blurb Ben’s love can help Eric find the forgiveness he needs… if Eric can accept it. Nine years ago Eric Joyce went wolf when his chosen mate broke the bond, and he hasn’t walked on two legs … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Book, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Fated Mates, Gay, Gay, High but not hopeless, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mary D, Mid level steam/heat, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, pining, PTSD, Shifter | Leave a comment

Recent Release: Second Wind by Aimee Nicole Walker

Chasing Rainbows Press LLC: https://www.amazon.com/Second-Wind-Aimee-Nicole-Walker-ebook/dp/B079QKNW5L/ref=sr_1_2?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1519412275&sr=1-2&keywords=second+wind+aimee+walker&dpID=51dMu2nORZL&preST=_SY445_QL70_&dpSrc=src Blurb Second wind: a new strength or energy to continue something that is an effort. After an amicable divorce, Lincoln Huxley is ready to embrace the sexuality he repressed for more than two decades. Rush … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Author Provided, Book, Closeted, Contemporary, Gay, Gay, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, long distance love, Mary D, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, pining, Reconcilliation, second chance at love, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone, The one that got away | Leave a comment

Enemies to Lovers: Poke Check (Harrisburg Railers #4) by R.J. Scott and V.L. Locey

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/35907068-poke-check Blurb One scorching summer in each other’s arms could never be enough. Stanislav “Stan” Lyamin is happy playing for the Railers. The towering goalie is well-loved, respected, and making a home for himself even though that home … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Bi-Sexual, Closeted, co-workers to lovers, Enemies to Lovers, Enemies to Lovers, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Hockey, Homophobia, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Monthly Theme, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, pining, Purchased, Reconcilliation, second chance at love, Single Parent, Sports, The one that got away | Leave a 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: Alex: An M/M Romance (Striking Back Book 4) by S.M. Shade

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/28810875-alex?from_search=true Blurb Ninety- two days. Thirteen weeks. That’s how long it’s been since I lost my love, my best friend. It’s been everything I can do to drag myself out of bed and get back to work, but … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Contemporary, Dee, Enemies to Lovers, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Humor, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mild level angst, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, pining, Purchased, Scorching/high heat, Standalone | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Garrett by Shaw Montgomery Narrated by Kenneth Obi

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Erotica-Sexuality/Garrett-Audiobook/B078WGKYL6?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=829BTZTR2YBDE5STX0VF& Blurb Garrett was at his breaking point. There were only so many times in a week you should have to see someone you were…attracted to…infatuated with…but certainly didn’t have a crush on. Doms didn’t have those. Especially … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Audiobook, Author Provided, BDSM, Book, Contemporary, Gay, Gay, Little to no angst, m/m, Mary D, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), pining, Scorching/high heat, Secret Identity | Leave a comment

Boy Next Store by HJ Welch

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/37531804-boy-next-store?from_search=true Blurb The only thing that’s got Jamie through working retail this holiday season has been staring at the gorgeous guy running the gingerbread stall across from his store at the mall. He’s never worked up the … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Animals/pets, Book, Christmas, Contemporary, Dee, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Holiday, Holiday Romance, Instafreebie, m/m, Mild level angst, Mild/low level heat, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), pining | Leave a comment

Forever With you by Londra Laine

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36506668-forever-with-you?from_search=true Blurb Kelly Brooks Montes is only nineteen years old and just starting college in New York City when tragedy strikes, and he becomes a single dad to his toddler brother. Four years later, Kelly and his baby … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Author Provided, Boss/employee, class difference, Closeted, Contemporary, DA, Enemies to Lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, Length, m/m, Mary D, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Misunderstanding, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), pining, PTSD, Single Parent, Standalone, Themes | Leave a comment