Category Archives: Historical

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

Audiobook Month: Kidnapped by the Pirate By: Keira Andrews Narrated by: Cornell Collins

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Kidnapped-by-the-Pirate-Audiobook/B07C9ZD3DQ Blurb Will a virgin captive surrender to this pirate’s sinful touch? Nathaniel Bainbridge is used to hiding, whether it’s concealing his struggles with reading or his forbidden desire for men. Under the thumb of his controlling father, … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Book, Dark Romance/ Bad Boys, Enemies to Lovers, Gay, Gay, Historical, m/m, Mid level angst, Monthly Theme, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Purchased, Scorching/high heat | 1 Comment

Recent Release: Robby Riverton: Mail Order Bride by Eli Easton

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/39711956-robby-riverton?from_search=true Blurb Being a fugitive in the old west shouldn’t be this much fun. The year is 1860. Robby Riverton is a rising star on the New York stage. But he witnesses a murder by a famous … Continue reading

Posted in 5 stars, Action/Adventure, Actor/Theatre, adult - 18+, Book, Bullying, Cop/Crime, Cowboys, drag queen, Enemies to Lovers, Fake relationship, Gay, Hidden Lovers, Historical, Homophobia, Humor, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Misunderstanding, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Purchased, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Unrequited Love, Virgin | Tagged | Leave a comment

Coming Soon! Magic Runs Deep by Alex Whitehall

Riptide Presents on April 9th 2018 http://riptidepublishing.com/titles/magic-runs-deep Blurb For the last five years, Veier has been chained to a king’s throne in his bear form. When a neighboring kingdom overthrows the crown, Veier’s imprisonment ends, but true freedom is not … Continue reading

Posted in Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Book, Enemies to Lovers, Fade to black/No Steam, Gay, Gay, High but not hopeless, Historical, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Morgan, no rating, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Riptide Publishing, Shifter, Witches/Warlocks/Wizards | Leave a comment

Friends to Lovers: Lessons in Love Audiobook by Charlie Cochrane Narrated by Phil Mayes

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/Lessons-in-Love-Audiobook/B01AO7MOFW?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=KH0GYNMFVNQKRQJMBH41 Blurb St. Bride’s College, Cambridge, England, 1905. When Jonty Stewart takes up a teaching post at the college where he studied, the handsome and outgoing young man acts as a catalyst for change within the archaic institution. … Continue reading

Posted in 3 stars, adult - 18+, Audiobook, Book, co-workers to lovers, College/University, Cop/Crime, Exploration, Friends to lovers, Friends to Lovers, Gay, Gay, Historical, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mary D, Mild level angst, Mild/low level heat, Monthly Theme, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Purchased, Re-Release, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Teacher, Virgin | Leave a comment

Valentine’s Day Read: Lessons in Love: A sparkling tale of mystery, murder and romance (Cambridge Fellows Book 1) by Charlie Cochrane

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/5942455-lessons-in-love?from_search=true Blurb: A dangerous crime and a thrilling romance It’s the turn of the century, Queen Victoria’s reign is over, it’s time for a new beginning. In Cambridge, Jonty Stewart takes up a teaching post, acting as … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Bullying, Closeted, co-workers to lovers, College/University, Dee, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, Historical, Hurt/Abuse, Little to no angst, m/m, Mild/low level heat, Monthly Theme, Mystery, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Purchased, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone, Teacher, Valentine's Day | Leave a comment

Audiobook: The Tale of August Hayling By: Kim Fielding Narrated by: K.C. Kelly

Audible link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/The-Tale-of-August-Hayling-Audiobook/B078KDJ4MG?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_1&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=DEGG7R1F9SNZ5S8XS64S& Blurb August Hayling went west following the discovery of gold in California. While most prospectors were hoping to strike it rich, August was more interested in a place big enough to let him get lost. Sitting alone … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Author Provided, Book, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Historical, Humor, Little to no angst, m/m, Mild/low level heat, Morgan, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Paranormal, Secret Identity, Speculative Fiction | Leave a comment

Holidays: The Holly Groweth Green (2017 Advent Calendar Daily – Stocking Stuffers) by Amy Rae Durreson

  Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/2017-advent-calendar-daily-delivery-package-stocking-stuffers-9042-b Blurb When wounded doctor Laurence Payne is stranded in the snowy English countryside on Christmas Eve, 1946, he is surprised to stumble upon Mistle Cottage and its mysterious inhabitant. Avery claims to be an Elizabethan wizard, … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anthology, Book, Christmas, Closeted, DA, Dreamspinner, Fairies, Families/Weddings, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, Historical, Holiday, Holiday Romance, m/m, Medical, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, Morgan, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Older MCs, Paranormal, Part of a Series, Race/Species Difference, second chance at love, Secret Identity, Standalone | Leave a comment

Holidays: Poison Marked (2017 Advent Calendar) by TJ Nichols

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/2017-advent-calendar-daily-delivery-package-stocking-stuffers-9042-b Blurb Kill his lover or disobey his king and instigate civil war? As the feared court poison master, Nikko is sworn to do as his king bids. As the lover of the king’s nephew, Lord Rodas, Nikko … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anthology, Book, Christmas, class difference, Dee, Dreamspinner, Established Couple/Sequel, Families/Weddings, Fantasy, Gay, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, Historical, Holiday, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, Monthly Theme, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, pining, Standalone | Leave a comment

Like a Gentleman: a Regency romance (Love in Portsmouth Book 1) by Eliot Grayson

Amazon Link https://www.amazon.com/Like-Gentleman-Regency-romance-Portsmouth-ebook/dp/B0776F4GX7/ref=pd_sim_351_66?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1&refRID=FCFHKWN1ZTXSZPG3ERKW   Free on KU! Blurb: James Rowley, penniless younger brother of an earl, discovers his rejected sensational story has been stolen and printed under another name — and he’s certain his editor is the guilty party. Determined … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Author Provided, Book, Bullying, class difference, Closeted, Dee, Enemies to Lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, Historical, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mild level angst, Misunderstanding, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), pining, Regency, Scorching/high heat, Standalone | Leave a comment