Category Archives: Friends to lovers

Audiobook: Going Commando (Heathens Ink #2) by K.M. Neuhold Narrated by Cooper North

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Going-Commando-Audiobook/B077J6B6GK?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_2&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=EX3V2EX6F2FT4KDR9Q7E& Blurb: “I never thought I could want anyone as much as I wanted Nash, then I met you”~Royal When I was sixteen I was afflicted with a terrible curse…I fell in love with my straight best friend. … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, artists, Audiobook, Book, Contemporary, Friends to lovers, Gay, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Hurt/Abuse, Insta Love, m/m/m, Mid, Military, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Purchased, Scorching, Standalone, Unrequited Love | Leave a comment

Safe and Sound (Tales from Rainbow Alley Book 6) by Jaime Samms

Pride Publishing https://www.pride-publishing.com/book/safe-and-sound Blurb Book six in the Tales from Rainbow Alley series Overcoming past hurts and letting love back in sometimes means reinventing everything about yourself, and sometimes means loving who you already are despite the jagged edges. Rikki’s … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, BDSM, Beth Jumper, Book, Chef, co-workers to lovers, Contemporary, Finding Family, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid, Mild, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Pride Publishing, second chance at love, Stalker/Abusive Ex | Leave a comment

The Hockey Player’s Heart (Hockey Hearts #1) by Jeff Adams and Will Knauss

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/the-hockey-players-heart-by-jeff-adams-and-will-knauss-9211-b Blurb When hockey star Caleb Carter returns to his hometown to recover from an injury, the only thing he’s interested in is a little R & R. He never expects to run into his onetime crush at … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Geek/nerd/techie/gamer, Heat Index, Hockey, Homophobia, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Standalone, The one that got away | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Pricks and Pragmatism by JL Merrow narrated by Mark Steadman

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/Pricks-and-Pragmatism-Audiobook/B078RQWVP6?ref=a_a_search_c3_lProduct_1_18&pf_rd_p=e81b7c27-6880-467a-b5a7-13cef5d729fe&pf_rd_r=WRA3W1J65912GT8NPR0M& Blurb Kicked out by his father at age 16, English student Luke Corbin’s used to trading on his looks and charm to keep a roof over his head until he can make it big as a journalist. … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Book, College/University, Contemporary, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, Geek/nerd/techie/gamer, Heat Index, m/m, Mid-grade, Mild, Morgan, New Adult, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Purchased, Standalone, Virgin | Leave a comment

Retro Review: Timber Pack Chronicles (Timber Pack Chronicles #1) by Rob Colton

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/20937536-timber-pack-chronicles?ac=1&from_search=true Blurb The object of Parker Montgomery’s crush is big man on campus Colton Butler, who is much more than he appears to be. Colton has been watching Parker from a distance, patiently waiting for the day when … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Angst Level, Book, Bullying, Contemporary, Exploration, Fated Mates, Finding Family, Football, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, High School, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Insta Love, m/m, Mild, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Race/Species Difference, Scorching, Shifter, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone, Unrequited Love, Virgin, young adult | Leave a comment

The Hideaway by Rosalind Abel

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36469492-the-hideaway?from_search=true Blurb Lavender Shores’s resident tattoo artist, Connor Clark, looks the part—six foot six, musclebound, and covered in ink—and most definitely doesn’t blend in. Grafted into the Bryant family as a teenager to escape his abusive father, the … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, artists, Author Provided, Beth Jumper, Book, class difference, Contemporary, Finding Family, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hidden Lovers, High but not hopeless, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Misunderstanding, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Scorching, Standalone | Leave a comment

Darkling by Brooklyn Ray

Nine Star Presents on January 8, 2018 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36572967-darkling?from_search=true Blurb Port Lewis, a coastal town perched on the Washington cliffs, is surrounded by dense woods, and is home to quaint coffee shops, a movie theater, a few bars, two churches, the … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, Action/Adventure, Angst Level, Book, Bullying, Contemporary, DA, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gender Fluid, High but not hopeless, m/m, Mid-grade, Mild, Morgan, NetGalley, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Trans, Witches/Warlocks/Wizards, young adult | Leave a comment

On Duty (Smoke & Bullets #1) by A.R. Barley

Carina Presents https://www.carinapress.com/shop/books/9781488079221_on-duty.html Blurb Number one rule for a firefighter: never take your eyes off the flame. Male/male author A.R. Barley is back with a new contemporary romance series. Former marine and seasoned firefighter Troy Barnes has always kept his … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Contemporary, DA, Firefighters, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Homophobia, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Medical, Mid, Morgan, NetGalley, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Scorching, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone | Leave a comment

Audiobook: A Kind of Home (A Kind of Stories #4) by Lane Hayes Narrated by Seth Clayton

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/a-kind-of-home-by-lane-hayes-8585-b Blurb A Kind Of Story Isaac Dalton is the guitarist for Spiral, arguably the biggest rock band in the world. The band’s meteoric rise to superstardom has its perks, but fame and fortune aren’t all they’re cracked … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Bodyguard, Book, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Friends to lovers, Gay, Heat Index, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Morgan, Music/Rock Star, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Unrequited Love | Leave a comment

Holidays: New Game, Start (2017 Advent Calendar Daily – Stocking Stuffers) by CS Poe

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/2017-advent-calendar-daily-delivery-package-stocking-stuffers-9042-b Blurb Reclusive medieval scholar, Edgar Royal, has a crush. On a guy. Not a big deal, except that said guy, Walter Chase, is a famous online gamer who has no idea Edgar even exists. Edgar has harbored … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anthology, Book, Christmas, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Families/Weddings/Holidays, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, Geek/nerd/techie/gamer, Heat Index, Holiday, Humor, Little to no angst, long distance love, m/m, Mary D, Mild, Monthly Theme, Part of a Series, Short Story 1-20 pages (1-5k words), Standalone, writer | Leave a comment