Category Archives: Contemporary

Time to go Dark: Little (Trenton Security #2) by J.M. Dabney

Good reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/39928008-little?from_search=true Blurb Insanity was in the eye of the beholder. Harmon Little was a surveillance expert. He lived in the shadows, and he liked it there. There wasn’t a place he couldn’t get in and out of … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, adult - 18+, Book, Contemporary, Dark Romance/ Bad Boys, Gay, Gay, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, Monthly Theme, Morgan, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Part of a Series, PTSD, Purchased, Standalone | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Time to go Dark: Free Falling (Extreme Escapes, Ltd) By: SE Jakes Narrated by: Dorian Bane

Audible https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Free-Falling-Audiobook/B07BB5H9MK?ref=a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=QDFAQKBHRAS0BXVV8Y7X& Blurb Sometimes falling in love is the most dangerous thing of all. Blue is a thief who lives for adrenaline and danger. And when he meets Mick, a mercenary, he’s hit with a buzz of attraction like the … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Audiobook, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Dark Romance/ Bad Boys, Friends to lovers, Gay, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid level angst, Monthly Theme, Morgan, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Part of a Series, Purchased, Scorching/high heat | Leave a comment

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

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

Time to go Dark: Vice Enforcer by S.A.Stovall

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/37796640-vice-enforcer?from_search=true Blurb Holding on to a life worth living can be hard when the nightmares of the past come knocking. Eight months ago, Nicholas Pierce, ex-mob enforcer, faked his death and assumed a new identity to escape … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Book, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Dark Romance/ Bad Boys, Established Couple, Established Couple/Sequel, Gay, Gay, m/m, Mary D, May/December, Mid level angst, Mild/low level heat, Monthly Theme, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Purchased | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Teaching Ben by Shae Connor Narrated by Kenneth Obi

Audiobook: Teaching Ben by Shae Connor Narrated by Kenneth Obi Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/teaching-ben-by-shae-connor-9302-b Blurb Learning to love means a study in patience. Fresh out of the military, Ben Cooper is ready for a new start. He’s away from his domineering … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, adult - 18+, Book, coming of age, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid level angst, Mild/low level heat, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, second chance at love, Standalone, Teacher | Leave a comment

Time to go Dark: Rebel Audiobook By: Rhys Ford Narrated by: Tristan James

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/rebel-by-rhys-ford-9200-b   Blurb The hardest thing a rebel can do isn’t standing up for something – it’s standing up for himself. Life takes delight in stabbing Gus Scott in the back when he least expects it. After Gus … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Audiobook, Book, Contemporary, Dark Romance/ Bad Boys, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, High but not hopeless, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, Mid level steam/heat, Monthly Theme, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Standalone | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Banded Together by K.C. Burn Narrated by Darcy Stark

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/banded-together-by-kc-burn-9193-b Blurb Punk’s not dead, but it’s time to redefine life. Devlin Waters thought he’d have music forever. But the tragic death of his best friend ended the twenty-year run of his punk band, Negative Impression. Unable to … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Audiobook, Book, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Homophobia, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words) | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: Sin and Tonic by Rhys Ford

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/sin-and-tonic-by-rhys-ford-9595-b Blurb Sequel to Absinthe of Malice Sinners Series: Book Six Miki St. John believed happy endings only existed in fairy tales until his life took a few unexpected turns… and now he’s found his own. His best … Continue reading

Posted in 6 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, Dee, Dreamspinner, Established Couple/Sequel, Gay, Gay, High but not hopeless, Hurt/Abuse, Mid level steam/heat, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series | Leave a comment

Release Day Review: Bad to the Bone by Nicki Bennett

Dreamspinner https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/bad-to-the-bone-by-nicki-bennett-9442-b Blurb A second chance at first love—if he has the courage to take it. Alex can’t think of himself as anything but a failure. In high school, he was on the fast track to a career in pro … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Book, Bullying, Cinderella/Cinderfella, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Enemies to Lovers, Gay, Gay, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, second chance at love, Standalone, The one that got away | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment