EBOOK SPOTLIGHT: Below the Belt (Baum’s Boxing Book 1) by EM Lindsey
The day Noah Avidan walks into Baum’s Boxing is the day everything changes. Adrian Flores, a Former Marine and current boxing champion, is immediately taken with the timid man taking his first kickboxing class. It seems like a fairy tale waiting to happen, until it doesn’t.
A miscommunication between both men leaves them vulnerable for one cruel, obsessed man to take matters into his own hands. Will their relationship survive blackmail, violent attacks, and a promise to destroy their livelihoods? Or will the two be forced to part ways and accept that fate is just not on their side?
AUDIOBOOK SPOTLIGHT: Reckless (Room for Love Book 1) by Kate Hawthorne. Narrated by Evan Carolina. [6h58m]
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Pursuing your best friend’s dad is never a good idea, but Cameron Motel is feeling reckless. His life is about to change, and Luke is older, attractive…and he represents something Cameron has never had before.
Written by Kate Hawthorne and read by Evan Carolina, Reckless is 65,000 word (7 hour!!) best friend’s dad/age gap romance with cockwarming, virginity taking, kink explorations, and all the steamy heat you can handle.
Fake Friends (Never Just Friends Book 2) by Saxon James
Five years ago, I ruined the best thing in my life and ran. Now, I’m back to make things right. I need Circus’s forgiveness, then I can move on. I’ll leave Sunbury for good and never look back. I’ll live life as an out gay man—without my family ever finding out. But earning his forgiveness isn’t as simple as I hoped it would be.
He’s going to make me fight for it.
When Rowan shows up in Sunbury, begging for forgiveness, I’m tempted to give it to him just so he’ll disappear. Instead, we make a deal. I’ll forgive him, if he helps me. Then he has to leave. For good. Because his request for anonymity during my favor proves he’s still living in the closet. I’m not going to make the same mistakes I did when I was a teenager.
I won’t fall for him again.
Medium to Well: (Paranormal M/M Romance) (Haunted Hollywood Ever Afters Book 1) by Edie Montreux
Ash Barrett is a scientist. He believes in facts. But even he has to admit something supernatural is happening in his apartment. The ghost of his dead fiancé wants something from him. Ash needs reinforcements to figure out what.
Kenny Nguyen, late-night talk show host of Medium to Well, is in the business of helping people finish theirs–of the unfinished and spirit variety. He’s seen it all, but Ash’s deceased love has the most outrageous request Kenny’s heard in a while. He’d say no, except Ash is gorgeous, kind, and willing to do anything to lay his fiancé’s spirit to rest.
If Kenny accepts a ghostly indecent proposal, could Ash still want a relationship after? And for a man who believes in science, can Ash trust what he can’t see and take a chance at love?
Medium to Well is the first book in the Haunted Hollywood Ever After series.
Life, Love, and Other Inequalities (Rio Riendo Book 1) by Argentina Ryder
Falling for the new guy at work isn’t part of his big plans for promotion. Is being successful worth being alone?
Cryptic (Puzzles Book 1) by Jodi Payne & BA Tortuga
Derek “Crash” Wheeler was a good marine and a great beat cop, but as a detective he now has to deal with a case that involves multiple deaths and a probable serial killer. And now he has a crazy ex-profiler calling and texting, acting like he knows exactly what’s going on.
Matthew Herrera worked on a serial murder case once that took everything away from him, and while the perpetrator went to jail, Matthew knows the case isn’t over. Racing against time, Derek and Matthew have to learn to work together to solve this case, and they find they have a chemistry they can’t deny, even if it feels selfish to indulge with the threat of another victim on the line.
Not So Fake (The Real Thing Book 1) by Emma Lyon
Lane: All I wanted was a date to my ex-boyfriend’s wedding. What I got was a blisteringly hot fake boyfriend I can’t stop thinking about. I can’t help pretending it’s real, but my last boyfriend ended up married to someone else. I’m not sure I’m ready to take that chance again.
Zach: All I wanted was to make enough money to put myself through law school. If working for a dating service helps me do that, who cares that I’m dating guys for money? It’s not like I have time for the real thing. But the more time I spend with Lane, the more all my plans fly out the window. Our relationship might be fake, but everything about us feels real.
But a real relationship was never part of the deal. We can either play it safe or take a chance on the real thing.
Wounded Winger: A standalone MM, nerd/jock romance, Nickel City Bandits Series Book 3 by RM Neill
Hockey’s a dangerous sport, and injury is part of the game. I can prepare for it and expect it to happen.
What I can’t prepare myself for is another kind of injury, one I have no experience with.
A broken heart.
I couldn’t prepare myself for the adorable nerd I fell for, hard and fast.
I couldn’t prepare myself for what followed.
Predicting chemical reactions is a whole lot easier than human ones.
In fact, I can’t even predict my own reactions most days.
Including hurting the one person I’d come to care for the most.
I wasn’t prepared to fall in love with a hockey player.
I wasn’t prepared for how much it would hurt.
Not His Omega To Love: A Non-Shifter Mpreg by GS Holmes
An alpha who’s falling for his son’s pregnant omega.
Ethan must make a decision that will affect all their lives.
Not His Omega to Love is a sweet non-shifter mpreg romance with teen pregnancy, a huge age gap, and a bit of hurt comfort.
Fire and Water: A Paranormal Romance (Valleywood Series Book 3) by Kiernan Kelly
Jann only wants a peaceful life serving TexMex and barbeque from his food truck. Uisce only wants to solve a series of arson fires. Neither is looking for their fated mate, but both find it in each other.
Urdu, an evil Djinn, is stalking Jann. He wants Jann for his own, and is determined to come between Jann and Uisce.
When Valleywood burns, only Jann and Uisce can save it. But who will save them?
Reborn (The Port Lewis Witches) by Brooklyn Ray
Thalia Darbonne left Port Lewis three years ago with no intention of returning. Despite being a powerful witch, she’s now known as a deserter—an outcast in the magical society. But after her mother’s untimely death, Thalia is called back to her hometown in order to fulfill her duty as matriarch, and take her place as head witch of the Darbonne Clan.
Being back home isn’t easy, especially when Thalia is confronted by a ghost from her past: the beautiful, dangerous necromancer, Jordan Wolfe.
As Thalia tries to cope with the loss of her mother, she’s also faced with her feelings for Jordan, the responsibility of becoming matriarch, and the strange, dark magic lingering between her and her first love. Thalia and Jordan fight through three years of confusion in the forest they grew up in, where trees whisper, the night sky bleeds, and sigils are carved into flesh.
Shielded Hearts The Series Volume 1: MM Romantic Suspense by Elle Keaton
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Death brought him home, will love keep him there?
Agent Adam Klay is home to bury his father, not fall in love.
Micah Ryan has been running on remote for years; the arrival of Adam Klay brings emotions to life Micah thought he’d never feel again.
When a series of sinister incidents leave Micah vulnerable to an unknown killer Adam vows to protect him.
Can Adam safeguard Micah without losing his heart?
Shielded Hearts is dual POV following a different couple in each book as they try to stop killers and unravel a human trafficking ring.
His Secret Omega Co-ed: A Mpreg Omegaverse Romance by Ava Beringer
My worst enemy. My biggest secret. He found out and now he’s courting me. Can I trust him?
Snarky beta Cody Collier is stumbling his way to a degree. He’s got a secret; he’s an omega. He’s got a problem; his medication’s failing. He’s got an enemy; Grayson Hart, star baseball player and frat boy. Suddenly, Grayson wants him mind, body, and heart. Cody wants to spill his secrets and face his past. Can Grayson be trusted?
Playboy Grayson Hart is shocked when he scents the most tantalizing omega; his mate. Turns out it’s his archenemy, Cody. His world upside down, Grayson starts a whirlwind romance, but what can he do when Cody’s still keeping secrets?
How will Grayson and Cody end their feud and make a stand for true love? Can Cody face his demons once and for all? What about Cody’s health, and that of their unborn child?
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The Merman Prince’s Daddy: An M/M MPreg Shifter Romance (Mythically Royal Book 1) by Lorelei M Hart & Colbie Dunbar
I swam from my future only to find my daddy.
Alpha wolf shifter Alton heard the call of the sea from his pack’s territory in the mountains. Yet it’s only in the wake of his father’s death that he follows destiny’s current to the shoreline. While his soul finds peace during the day, listening to the gently lapping waves, at night his dreams are haunted by long suppressed memories.
Through those flashes of moments long forgotten, Alton realizes he’s there for more than a new start. It’s up to him to right the wrongs of the past…
As crown prince, omega merman Merrik’s entire life has been arranged for him. Which means an alpha has been chosen for him. Unfortunately, even the idea of this mating makes Merrik’s skin crawl. That leaves him with only one choice: leave his underwater kingdom.
Little does he know, fate has other plans.
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Not knowing who he is or how he ended up naked in a park in Vienna, Gabriel realizes he isn’t like everyone else. Plants and people glow with magic all around him, and he’s actually able to speak to his very own guardian angel—even though the angel won’t tell him anything about his past.
As he pieces together a new life, Gabriel finds himself inexplicably drawn to two very different men: Solomon, the priest who found him; and Florian, an occultist coffee shop owner whose lilting prayers to hidden gods awaken Gabriel to the mystery.
The Augarten series is about finding one’s way in the world, and reconnecting with nature and the spirit. As Gabriel searches for meaning, he turns inward toward his higher self, and falls in love with two men who are also on the path. An MMM romance with magical realism, spirituality, and lots of espresso.
The Beauty Within by HL Day
François Damont has been cursed by a witch to spend eternity locked inside the body of a gargoyle. A chance to break the curse comes only once every twenty-five years, lasting for no longer than twenty-eight days. He’s been unsuccessful for hundreds of years. Why would this time be any different?
History lecturer Daniel Smith is still reeling from a broken marriage when he stumbles across a mysterious man. Frankie might be hiding something, but the connection between them is too strong to ignore. Can he unlock the mystery before it’s too late?
Strange dreams. Dark forces. People who may not be what they seem. Time is not the only thing against them. And perhaps Daniel knows more than he thinks he does.
An 82k sweet MM paranormal romance featuring magic, witches, and a relationship that might just be able to endure anything.
Demming: A Low Angst, First Time, Bi-Awakening M/M Romance (Freelancers Book 3) by Avril Ashton
Demming had a plan… until the son of his enemy forces him to question who he is and what he wants.
Demming has been on a decade-long personal mission to right the wrongs done to his family. There’s zero room in his life for anything or anyone else, especially not the son of the man he holds responsible for stealing away his father’s company.
Segen und Licht: Eine winterliche Kurzgeschichte aus der Ordenswelt (German Edition) by Kasia Bacon
Es ist die Nacht der Winterlichter.
Ungeachtet des Feiertags scheint der Kommandant der H’Aren-Festung, Hauptmann Torýn Torhdhar, seine Befriedigung nur in der Arbeit zu finden. Dieses Verhalten überrascht seinen Ordonnanzoffizier Sæbastyn Hyago kaum, auch wenn der junge Leutnant ein Jahrzehnt voller Sehnsucht damit zugebracht hat, sich stumm zu wünschen, dass sein Vorgesetzter sein Vergnügen woanders suchen würde – am besten in Sæbastyns Armen.
Aber als der Abend voranschreitet, erfüllt nichts daran Sæbastyns Erwartungen. Erfährt der Leutnant die Erfüllung seiner geheimen Wünsche oder wird ihm das Herz gebrochen?