Category Archives: Contemporary

Retro Read: Take a Shot by Samantha Wayland

Good reads link: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/40382971-take-a-shot Blurb If you want to score, you have to take the shot. Chris Kimball is good at keeping things to himself, but when he breaks his leg during a hockey game, he quickly realizes his biggest … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Author Provided, Closeted, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Hidden Lovers, Hockey, Homophobia, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, Morgan, New Adult, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Part of a Series, Sports, Standalone | Leave a comment

Retro Review: Home and Away by Samantha Wayland

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/25690047-home-and-away Blurb You can build a team, but you have to find your home. Rupert Smythe is fond of many things. Callum Morrison isn’t one of them. Rupert is a quiet, thoughtful business man and, sadly, a … Continue reading

Posted in 6 stars, adult - 18+, Book, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, Gay, Hidden Lovers, Hockey, Homophobia, m/m, Mid level angst, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Purchased, Scorching/high heat, Sports, Standalone | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: Undertow (Port Lewis Witches #2) by Brooklyn Ray

Nine Star Presents https://ninestarpress.com/product/undertow/ Blurb Port Lewis, a coastal town perched on the Washington cliffs, is home to Crescent Cafe, a slew of micro-breweries, a downtown packed with antique boutiques, and violent, ancient storms. Thunder shakes rooftops and lightning cuts … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Book, coming of age, coming of age, Contemporary, Demons, Established Couple/Sequel, Fairies, Fantasy, Gay, Gay, High but not hopeless, Homophobia, m/m, Magic, Merpeople, Morgan, NetGalley, New Adult, Nine Star Press, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Psychic, Scorching/high heat, Shifter, Trans, Witches/Warlocks/Wizards | Leave a comment

Recent Release: Serving Him (Series: The Retreat) by LM Somerton

Pride Publishing https://www.pride-publishing.com/book/serving-him Blurb An escape from the real world can only ever be temporary. Rowan Stanton knows he is submissive. He loves to look after people but the country hotel he works at can’t quite fulfil his need to … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, adult - 18+, BDSM, Billionaire, Billionaire Dom, Boss/employee, class difference, Contemporary, Exploration, Gay, Gay, Little to no angst, m/m, Mary D, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Pain, Part of a Series, Pride Publishing, PTSD, Scorching/high heat, Standalone | Leave a comment

Recent Release: Found Again (Fraser Lake Pack #3) by Lynn Tyler

Recent Release: Found Again (Fraser Lake Pack #3) by Lynn Tyler Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/40618331-found-again Blurb From the author of the bestselling series, Pack Mates, comes the highly anticipated third book of the Fraser Lake Pack. After his rescue from … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Book, Contemporary, DA, Gay, Gay, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, PTSD, Purchased, Shifter | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Changing Lines (Harrisburg Railers #1) by R.J. Scott and V.L. Locey narrated by Sean Crisden

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/Changing-Lines-Audiobook/B07FTQFYWN?qid=1532653346&sr=sr_1_7&ref=a_search_c3_lProduct_1_7&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=4ASJP8BBWXR5XYHCEDXT& Blurb Can Tennant show Jared that age is just a number, and that love is all that matters? The Rowe Brothers are famous hockey hotshots, but as the youngest of the trio, Tennant has always had to … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Audiobook, Book, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, Exploration, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Hidden Lovers, Hockey, Homophobia, Humor, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Purchased, second chance at love, Sports, Sports, Standalone | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Beneath The Mask by Victoria Sue Narrated by Nick J Russo

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/beneath-this-mask-by-victoria-sue-9191-b Blurb Enhanced World: Book Three Gael Peterson has spent years hiding behind the enhanced abilities he wears like a mask, even though he is an important, confident member of the FBI’s exclusive H.E.R.O. team. The hurt and … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Audiobook, Book, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Dystopian, Enemies to Lovers, Fated Mates, Gay, Gay, High but not hopeless, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Shifter | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: Soul Bond by J.S. Harker

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/soul-bond-by-js-harker-9716-b Blurb Stealing his heart. As a thief and a warlock, Noah survives by using his wit and charm to prey on the privileged. His dangerous criminal boss wants an enchanted dagger belonging to a family of wealthy … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Fated Mates, Gay, Gay, m/m, Magic, Mid level angst, Mild/low level heat, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Race/Species Difference, Standalone | Leave a comment

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

Recent Release: Sheltering His Mate (Cackle Lands #1) by Cree Storm

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/40122341-sheltering-his-mate?from_search=true Blurb When Miller and his brother ran for their lives from the alpha of their hyena cackle, he had no idea he would find sanctuary with the enemy or the fact that his mate would be … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Bullying, Contemporary, Fated Mates, Gay, Gay, m/m, Magic, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Shifter, Standalone | Tagged | Leave a comment