Category Archives: Hurt/comfort

Holidays: Eugene and the Box of Nails (2017 Advent Calendar Daily – Stocking Stuffers) by Jaime Samms

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/2017-advent-calendar-daily-delivery-package-stocking-stuffers-9042-b Blurb Every time it seems like things are looking up for Eugene Kraft, disaster hits. Bankruptcy, a bigoted sibling, and a back-breaking accident have all left him with little money and less faith in the universe. His … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anthology, Beth Jumper, Book, Christmas, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Families/Weddings/Holidays, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Holiday, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid-grade, Mild, Monthly Theme, Part of a Series, Short Story 1-20 pages (1-5k words), Standalone | Leave a comment

Rebel (415 Ink #1) by Rhys Ford

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 spends years running … Continue reading

Posted in 4.5 stars, adult - 18+, artists, Author Provided, Book, Bullying, Contemporary, Dee, Dreamspinner, Finding Family, Firefighters, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid, Mid-grade, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Reconcilliation, second chance at love, Standalone | Leave a comment

Banded Together by K.C. Burn

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 3.5 stars, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid-grade, Morgan, Music/Rock Star, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Opposites attract, second chance at love, Standalone, Teacher | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Nachos & Hash (Mary’s Boys #1) by Brandon Witt Narrated by Dominic Carlos

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/nachos-hash-by-brandon-witt-8047-b Blurb Darwin Michaels is living his dreams in the Mile High City. While Denver offers the perfect job, scrumptious dining, and whirlwind dating options, Darwin is losing hope he’ll find the right man to spark his interest … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Audiobook, Book, Bullying, coming of age, Contemporary, DA, Dreamspinner, Exploration, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mid-grade, Mild, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Part of a Series, Standalone | Leave a comment

Holidays: Ghostwriter of Christmas Past (2017 Advent Calendar Daily – Stocking Stuffers) by T.A. Moore

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/2017-advent-calendar-daily-delivery-package-stocking-stuffers-9042-b Blurb Ever since ghostwriter Jason Burke ended up in loco parentis for his orphaned niece, Mallory, he’s been trying. He goes to parent/teacher events, and he makes packed lunches, so he definitely didn’t mean to forget about … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Anthology, Book, Christmas, Contemporary, Cop/Crime, DA, Dreamspinner, Families/Weddings/Holidays, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Holiday, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Mary D, Mid-grade, Mild, Monthly Theme, Part of a Series, second chance at love, Short Story 1-20 pages (1-5k words), Single Parent, Standalone, The one that got away, writer | Leave a comment

Sometimes the Best Presents Can’t Be Wrapped by B.G. Thomas

Dreamspinner https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/sometimes-the-best-presents-cant-be-wrapped-by-bg-thomas-9198- Blurb Ned Balding used to be a decent man—until the stress of seemingly countless responsibilities changes him, and he becomes cold and driven—the kind of man who considers firing an employee days before Christmas. The kind of man … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Book, Boss/employee, Bullying, Christmas, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Fade to black/No Steam, Friends to lovers, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, High but not hopeless, Holiday, Humor, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Magic, Mary D, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Paranormal, pining, second chance at love, Secret Identity, Standalone, Thanksgiving | 1 Comment

Color of You by C.S. Poe

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/color-of-you-by-cs-poe-9173- Blurb Bowen Merlin— yes, that’s his real name—accepts a position in the quaint town of Lancaster, New Hampshire as the high school band director. He leaves New York City for the snowy countryside of New England just … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Asexual, BDSM, Book, Christmas, College/University, Contemporary, Dreamspinner, Exploration, farmer, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Holiday, Homophobia, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, Insta Love, m/m, Mary D, Mid-grade, Mild, Music/Rock Star, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Older MCs, Opposites attract, Scorching, second chance at love, Single Parent, Standalone, Teacher | Leave a comment

Audiobook: Destiny of Dragons by TJ Klune Narrated by Michael Lesley

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/a-destiny-of-dragons-by-tj-klune-9203-b Blurb Sequel to The Lightning-Struck Heart Once upon a time, the wizard’s apprentice Sam of Wilds got his happily ever after in the arms of his cornerstone, Knight Commander Ryan Foxheart. A year has passed, and while … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, Action/Adventure, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, Audiobook, Beth Jumper, Book, class difference, Dreamspinner, Established Couple/Sequel, Fantasy, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Hurt/comfort, Magic, Mid, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Paranormal, Part of a Series, Psychic, Scorching | Leave a comment

Slip (Recovery: Book 2) by BA Tortuga

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/slip-by-ba-tortuga-9169-b Blurb: Love is a fragile thing, and it can slip through your fingers if you don’t hold on tight…. When Zack Jung’s AA sponsor and friend commits suicide, he’s desperate to hold it together, and there’s only … Continue reading

Posted in 4 star, adult - 18+, Angst Level, Animals/pets, Book, Contemporary, Cowboys, Dee, Dreamspinner, Gay, Gay, Heat Index, Humor, Hurt/Abuse, Hurt/comfort, Insta Love, m/m, May/December, Mild, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Part of a Series, Scorching, Standalone | Leave a comment

The King’s Courage (North Pole City Tales #6) by Charlie Cochet

Dreamspinner Presents https://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/books/the-kings-courage-by-charlie-cochet-9168-b Blurb With the wedding of Jack Frost and Rudy Rein Dear only three weeks away, everyone travels to Jack’s palace in Svalbard, Norway, where the happy couple will exchange vows beneath the northern lights. Festivities have been … Continue reading

Posted in 5 star, adult - 18+, Alternate World, Angst Level, Bi-Sexual, Book, Christmas, class difference, Dreamspinner, Exploration, Gay, Gay, GFY/OFY, Ghost, Heat Index, Holiday, Hurt/comfort, m/m, Magic, May/December, Mid, Mid-grade, Mild, Morgan, Novel 140 pgs + (80K + words), Opposites attract, Paranormal, Part of a Series, pining, Race/Species Difference, Scorching, second chance at love, Speculative Fiction, Standalone, Unrequited Love | 1 Comment