Category Archives: Geek/Jock

Time to Laugh: Behind the Curtain Audiobook by Amy Lane Narrated by Hugh Bradley

Dreamspinner Press https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/behind-the-curtain-by-amy-lane-6070-b Blurb Dawson Barnes recognizes his world is very small and very charmed. Running his community college theater like a petty god, he and his best friend, Benji know they’ll succeed as stage techs after graduation. His father … Continue reading

Posted in 6 stars, Actor/Theatre, adult - 18+, artists, Audiobook, Bullying, Christmas, College/University, Contemporary, Dancer, Dancer, Exploration, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, Homophobia, Humor, Hurt/comfort, Insta Love, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Monthly Theme, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Purchased, Time to Laugh, Virgin | Leave a comment

Time to Laugh: Beauty and the Bookworm by Nick Pagent

Good Reads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/22052456-beauty-and-the-bookworm?from_search=true Blurb Mason Leery is a bookworm and he thinks he might just be able to get through life simply by reading about it instead of living it. Until he meets Shane Beaumont. Shane is the opposite … Continue reading

Posted in 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Beth Jumper, Book, College/University, coming of age, Contemporary, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, Geek/nerd/techie/gamer, Gym/physical trainer, Humor, m/m, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Monthly Theme, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Purchased, Sports, Standalone, Time to Laugh, Track | 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 stars, 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 level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Misunderstanding, Monthly Theme, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Purchased | Leave a comment

Mr. January (Calendar Men #1) by Bailey Bradford

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/37541479-mr-january Blurb There’s no sense in pussy-footing around when it comes to love. Albert E. Washington is a nerd and proud of it. He’s a cool cat when he shifts, but for the most part, he’s just a … Continue reading

Posted in 2.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Contemporary, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, Geek/nerd/techie/gamer, Heat Index, Little to no angst, m/m, model, Morgan, Mystery, Novella 20-160 pgs (20k-40k words), Opposites attract, Paranormal, Part of a Series, Pride Publishing, Scorching/high heat, Shifter, Standalone | 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 level steam/heat, Mild level angst, 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 level angst, Morgan, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Paranormal, Part of a Series, Purchased, Race/Species Difference, Scorching/high heat, Shifter, Stalker/Abusive Ex, Standalone, Unrequited Love, Virgin, young adult | 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 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anthology, Book, Christmas, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Families/Weddings, 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/low level heat, Monthly Theme, Part of a Series, Short Story 1-20 pages (1-5k words), Standalone, writer | Leave a comment

Audiobook: The Weight of it All by NR Walker Narrated by Joel Leslie

Audible Link https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/The-Weight-of-It-All-Audiobook/B075RBYT5V/ref=a_search_c4_1_1_srTtl?qid=1510272996&sr=1-1 Blurb After being dumped by his long-term boyfriend for being overweight, Henry Beckett decides to make some drastic changes. In a vain attempt at getting his boyfriend back, Henry does the most absurdly frightening thing he can … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Author Provided, Book, Bullying, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, Heat Index, Humor, m/m, Mid level steam/heat, Mild level angst, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract | Leave a comment

A Shining Knight By Rebecca Locksley

eXtasy Books http://www.extasybooks.com/a-shining-knight/ Blurb Can a hard-bitten, horse-mounted fighting man adjust to the peaceful modern world? When nerdy medieval language scholar Gabriel Sussman finds himself responsible for two medieval crusaders stranded in the modern world, the whole question is complicated … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, Author Provided, Beth Jumper, Book, class difference, Contemporary, Gay, Geek/Jock, Geek/nerd/techie/gamer, Heat Index, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid level angst, Mild/low level heat, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Paranormal, Secret Identity, Speculative Fiction, Standalone, Teacher, time travel | Leave a comment

Desperately Seeking Santa by Eli Easton

GoodReads Link https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36582719-desperately-seeking-santa?from_search=true Blurb Journalism student Gabe Martin gets his first professional assignment—to write about a Christmas charity dinner that benefits a children’s home. It sounds like a total snooze-fest until Gabe learns that the event’s Santa is a mystery … Continue reading

Posted in 4 stars, Angst Level, Author Provided, Book, Christmas, College/University, coming of age, Contemporary, Gay, Gay, Geek/Jock, GFY/OFY, Heat Index, Holiday, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, m/m, Mary D, Mid level angst, Mid level steam/heat, Mild/low level heat, New Adult, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Sports, Wrestling, writer | Leave a comment