Category Archives: Contemporary

Audiobook: Point of No Return by NR Walker Narrated by Sean Crisden

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Point-of-No-Return-Audiobook/B0792L8YZG?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_2&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=GZ1XXQ7Y4Y0W3YG0FZ8A& Blurb Book one in the Turning Point series. Matthew Elliot is one of LA’s best detectives. He’s been labeled the golden boy of the Fab Four: a team of four detectives who’ve closed down drug-rings all over … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, Action/Adventure, Angst Level, Author Provided, Book, boxing, Closeted, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, DA, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Gym/physical trainer, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, High but not hopeless, Homophobia, m/m, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, PTSD, Scorching | Leave a comment

Valentine’s Read: Bromantically Yours by KC Wells

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/bromantically-yours-by-kc-wells-9344-b Blurb A friends-to-lovers novella that came from Out of the Shadows, because Nate and Dylan needed a story…. Nate and Dylan have been pals for a long time. So what if their friends think they’ve got a … Continue reading

Posted in 3 star, 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Bi-Sexual, Book, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Exploration, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Holiday, Homophobia, Humor, Little to no angst, m/m, Mary D, Mid-grade, Mild, Morgan, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Part of a Series, Standalone, Valentine's Day, Valentine's Day | Leave a comment

Valentine’s Day Review: Audiobook- The Devil’s Brew by Rhys Ford Narrated by Tristan James

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/the-devils-brew-by-rhys-ford-2741-b Blurb: Miki St. John’s life has been turned upside down, but it’s the best thing that’s ever happened to him. His best friend, Damien Mitchell, is back from the dead. He has a dog named Dude. And … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Book, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, DA, Dreamspinner, Established Couple, Established Couple/Sequel, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Holiday, Little to no angst, m/m, Mid-grade, Mild, Morgan, Music/Rock Star, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Part of a Series, Valentine's Day, Valentine's Day | Leave a comment

Enemies to Lovers: A Different Light by Morningstar Ashley

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/37553326-a-different-light?from_search=true Blurb Bennett Cole had lived next door to Mitchell “Mac” Campbell, III for eighteen years of his life, in the small town of White Acre. They’d never gotten along, never seen eye to eye, and never … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Beth Jumper, Book, Bullying, class difference, Contemporary, Enemies to Lovers, Enemies to Lovers, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, Geek/nerd/techie/gamer, Humor, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Misunderstanding, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Purchased | Leave a comment

Recent Release: Tied to You (Wild Side Book 2) by Riley Hart

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/34739893-tied-to-you?from_search=true Blurb Miles Sorenson prides himself on his brutal honesty. Facts and logic are a hell of a lot easier to deal with than emotions. He’s got his career and a small, close-knit group of friends, and … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Contemporary, Dee, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, Humor, Hurt/comfort, lawyer, m/m, Mild, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Purchased, Scorching, Standalone | Leave a comment

Valentine’s Day Read: Secret Service: My Secret Valentine By Kim Dare

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/6240048-secret-service?from_search=true Blurb What’s more important, their love for each other or their differing attitudes to kinky sex? Alistair has made it very clear he isn’t into anything even vaguely kinky. Sheridan knew he was in love with … Continue reading

Posted in 3 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, BDSM, Book, Contemporary, Established Couple, Established Couple/Sequel, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mary D, Mild, Misunderstanding, Monthly Theme, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Purchased, Reconcilliation, Scorching, slave/master, Standalone, Valentine's Day, Valentine's Day | Leave a comment

Valentine’s Review: Fifth Valentine’s Day by Casper Graham

JMS books https://www.jms-books.com/erotic-romance-c-29_94/fifth-valentines-day-p-2003.html?zenid=rhJjTx4LNXoJr8ILi60b Blurb Matthew Singer loves his two boyfriends very much, he truly does. But he’s uncomfortable with all the extravagant gifts he receives on their fifth Valentine’s Day/anniversary together. Nothing he says or does seems to discourage them. … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, class difference, Contemporary, Enemies to Lovers, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Holiday, Little to no angst, m/m/m, Mary D, Mechanic/Car/Racing, Medical, Monthly Theme, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Purchased, Scorching, Standalone, Valentine's Day, Valentine's Day | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Tender Mercies by Eli Easton Narrated by Will Tulin

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/tender-mercies-by-eli-easton-8981-b Blurb A Men of Lancaster County Novel Eddie Graber’s dream of a sanctuary for rescued farm animals was about to come true when his partner backed out at the last minute. Now Eddie risks losing the twenty-five … Continue reading

Posted in 6 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Book, Bullying, class difference, Closeted, co-workers to lovers, coming of age, Contemporary, DA, Dreamspinner, Exploration, farmer, Finding Family, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid-grade, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Standalone, Virgin | 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-grade, 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: Into the Lyons Den (Assassin/Shifter #16) by Sandrine Gasq-Dion

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/17313739-into-the-lyons-den?from_search=true Blurb FBI Special Agent Devin Lyons and Russian mob boss/FBI ally Andrei Panchenko have been at each others’ throats for years. Literally. They’ve had their hands around the other’s throat lots of times. When Andrei barely … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Bodyguard, Book, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, DA, Enemies to Lovers, Enemies to Lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Humor, m/m, Magic, Monthly Theme, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, PTSD, Purchased, Scorching, Shifter, Standalone | Leave a comment