Preston’s Christmas Escape: A Kinky M/M Holiday Romance by Brigham Vaughn
Preston Graves is a household name among the TV-watching masses. Handsome, accessible, relatable. But when his not-so-vanilla personal life goes public, he high-tails it back to his home state of Michigan for the holidays—to the man (and Dom) he once loved.
Blake Aldrich tried love, twice. When it didn’t work, he retreated to focus on his pottery. He finds success but he’s never forgotten what he lost. His lover. His submissive. His best friend. Now Preston is back, invoking a childhood pact and dragging a Hollywood-sized mess into Blake’s tidy life.
The lure of a sub in Blake’s woodland retreat tempts him and the lacy surprises under Preston’s clothes are a present he can’t resist unwrapping. The heat between them ignites and their old feelings come rushing back, but Tinstletown is still calling Preston’s name.
Blake will have to choose whether to follow the man he’s always loved, or be left out in the cold.
AUDIOBOOK SPOTLIGHT: T.A.G. You’re Heard (The Assassins’ Guild Book 2) by DG Carothers. Narrated by Gomez Pugh.
Hello again, Mr. No here, communications agent for T.A.G. and your inside source to your favorite agents.
Our next file is on Operation Gingersnap and none other than Agent Code name Mr. Kr, aka Connor Foley Turgenev, our snarky and hyperactive computer genius.
Connor gets hit with a blast from the past that he’d thought was long dead. Yoshi and the rest of Upper Management must scramble to save him before his situation turns dire.
Twelve Days of Murder by Jason Wrench
The holidays are hard enough without the gift of a Christmas serial killer terrorizing New York City. There are no drummers drumming or cows a milking in this Christmas story. Instead, a ruthless killer is murdering people and publicly displaying their bodies in Christmas displays. NYPD Detective Frank Schultt catches the case with his partner Jasika Torv, and his first suspect is an FBI criminalist named Aaron Massey.
Five years before, Frank’s husband was shot dead in a liquor store robbery. He’s finally on the mend and trying to get his life and career back on track, but this case might prove too much for his recovery. Will this case and his growing feelings for the FBI criminalist prove too much for the NYPD detective to handle this Christmas?
Bear Creek Christmas: An MM gay paranormal romance (Holiday Mates Book 1) by Alexander Elliott
Aided by the magic of Christmas, a cozy cabin, and a lot of snow, Knox and Levi discover love is the greatest gift of all in this fun and furry romance! (Book 1 of HOLIDAY MATES. Contains steamy M/M content.)
Bigger Than Us by Jodi Payne & BA Tortuga
When Daniel McCaverty gets the call that his best friend and mentor in Vermont has cancer, he expects to have plenty of time to go help. But Adam is gone before gets there and he is suddenly in charge of Adam’s two small children. He’s a loner, an artist, and a wanderer. What’s he supposed to do now?
Mitchell Brown is a white-collar guy. Organized. Careful. He has a plan for Adam’s kids long before Daniel arrives, and is shocked when Daniel is given custody. But for the kids, he’s willing to put his hurt and confusion aside to help Daniel figure things out.
Daniel and Mitch have to deal with a tidal wave of grief, getting one kid started in school, keeping up with their work. But they’re going to have to figure out their unexpected attraction to each other to build something bigger than either of them alone.
Nighttime Wishes (Make a Wish Book 1) by MA Church
Shawn must decide if he’s willing to throw away all he knows to travel the stars with Ziang.
New Year Not You by Edie Montreux
Last year, law student Brady Madison’s binge drinking left him naked, unconscious, and in trouble with the law. Now 350 days sober and with only two weeks to serve the last twelve hours of community service, Brady’s faced with another difficult choice: take an offer from the jerk who took the incriminating pics or spend the remaining hours in jail.
Tate Quinn’s snap judgment in Brady’s hotel room on New Year’s Eve ruined any chance he had with Brady. Worse, his parents refuse to pay for school until he makes his mom’s New Year’s charity event a success.
Tate needs a volunteer to help him herd the cats, er, kids, at the New Year’s Eve afternoon party, and Brady has always been good with kids. Can they put aside anger and shame for six hours, or will these potential lovers turned enemies resolve to remain enemies in the new year?
Augarten (5 book series) by Charlie Godwyne
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.
Yours To Be Forgiven (The Long Way Home Book 1) by Hayden Hall
Getting snowed in with my boss might just result in a fistfight. Unless we vent some other way.
Give yourself an early Christmas gift with this enemies-to-lovers, boss/employee, snowed-in romance!
Playing Offside: A M/M enemies to lovers sports romance (Sporting Secrets Book 1) by Jax Calder
Falling for the guy who’s after your starting spot? Never a good idea.
Aiden Jones, aka the Ice King, is one of the best rugby players in the world. And he’s not about to surrender his starting spot in the New Zealand team to Tyler Bannings the cocky loudmouth who just joined the training squad, no matter how talented the kid might be. But when they end up rooming together at training camp, the heat between them threatens to melt even the Ice King. Now Aiden’s falling for the same guy who’s gunning to take his spot. But all’s fair in love and sport, right?
Alfie Adams Comes At Life Sideways by Suki Fleet
After unexpectedly losing his job in television, and having the script he’s worked so hard on unceremoniously dropped, Alfie turns up at his oldest friend, Jam’s, birthday party drunk, pretty sure his world has ended, and that he’s about to hit rock bottom with a bone-cracking thud.
But it’s funny how Jam’s little brother, Benji, seems to know exactly what Alfie needs. For the past twelve months Alfie has thrown himself into his job and tried hard not to think about beautiful punk-loving Benji—tried not to see how the sweet kid he used to look out for, and who used to trail so adoringly after him, has grown up into a big lad with an even bigger heart. As Alfie sobers up, he begins to see things with a new perspective, and Benji has his full attention.
If only Alfie can admit what it is he wants.
Names for the Dawn by CL Beaumont
Seasoned Park Ranger Will Avery has found his home in the Denali wilderness, cherishing his solitary routines for the decade leading up to 1991. The trade-off that no one knows of his identity as a transgender man feels worth it for the comforting assurance he finds in the towering glaciers.
Until Will discovers an unexpected passenger in his truck—the visiting wolf biologist everyone in the Park is ecstatic to meet—Nikhil Rajawat.
Nikhil doesn’t return his new colleagues’ fervor. He doesn’t expect to fall for the Ranger who forces him to carry bear spray in the backcountry. Just as Will doesn’t expect to ask Nikhil to share his bed.
When their dreamlike summer comes to an end, Will must decide if Alaska is his solitary refuge—or if perhaps there’s a home somewhere in the world for two.
Love Him Free (On The Market Book 1) by EM Lindsey
The last person Simon expects to see hovering in his bakery doorway is his favorite Deaf porn star. But Rocco’s life has gone off the rails, and the only place he wants to be is in the comfort of the only man to make him feel safe. But life isn’t fantasy, and Simon has no idea how much his life is about to be turned upside down.
Ranger Hank: The Lonely Heroes Series, Book 1 by Sam E Kraemer
Hank Schatz faces the end of his military career as an Army Ranger. The enormity of the next phase of his life looms like a grey cloud overhead. He’s kept a part of himself from his family, especially the demons he fights in his dreams, but when he meets a Special Needs school teacher—his sister’s teacher—he has decisions to make. He’s tired of being alone. When Reed Bayless breaks through Hank’s fog, Hank begins to wonder if this man can help him find the right path to a bright future.
His Perfect Christmas Gift: An opposites attract sweet MM holiday romance by Ali Ryecart
Can a Bad Boy be a Good Boy’s Perfect Christmas Gift?
Days before Christmas, Felix is forced to flee his hedonistic London life. When his plans to lay low at a luxury hotel are thwarted by a snowstorm, he seeks shelter in a tiny village pub. Stranded in the middle of nowhere, if he has to rough it for a few days the cute young barman will help smooth things over.
For Gabriel, home is where the heart is. He’s determined to stay in the tight-knit village nestled deep in a rural valley — but it would be so much better with the right man by his side. Felix intrigues him like no other, but he’s a city boy through and through. When the snow melts, Felix will be gone — and he might just take Gabriel’s heart with him.
Merry Elf-ing Christmas by Beth Bolden
Aidan might be a bad elf, but he’s never been naughty.
He’s has always landed on Santa’s nice list. But that doesn’t mean he’s cut out to be a North Pole elf; he’d much rather be back in Tir na Nog, calculating the end of the next rainbow.
Instead he’s freezing his butt off in Santa’s sleigh.
His situation seems grim until on Christmas, during a milk and cookies run, he meets Dexter.
They couldn’t be more different, but they’re drawn together anyway. Over the next year, their emails begin as a way to pass the time, but soon, hearing from Dex becomes the very best part of Aidan’s day.
But when they meet up on the next Christmas Eve, Aidan and Dex discover that their infatuation is more than just attraction. If they believe in the love they share, together their magic might be powerful enough to save Christmas.
Mongrel: MM Paranormal Fantasy Romance by Lee Colgin
Mongrel, a creature more wolf than man, leads a lonely life on the fringes of pack society—until the night a handsome vampire shows up with a mysterious request.
Bowie, a vampire cursed to a life of endless nights, maintains close ties with his human family. When young girls in their village go missing, he must act quickly. But to find them, he’ll need to convince the local werewolf pack to loan him their best tracker—a wolf known as the Mongrel.
Though he hates the slur, Andras is used to being called Mongrel. When Bowie refuses to refer to him by anything but his given name, Andras can’t help a flicker of trust toward the stranger. He volunteers to help Bowie, risking banishment.
Mongrel features a sweetly possessive werewolf, a cinnamon roll of a vampire, and the worst killer in history. A surprisingly fluffy MM Paranormal/Historical Romance considering the subject matter.
$ 4.99 on Amazon and available with KU
Sexted By Santa (Thrust Into Love) by DJ Jamison
I’m a grinch and proud of it–but this year, there’s no avoiding the Christmas cheer.
First, I get roped into playing Santa.
Then, while trying to dodge a setup, I promise to attend a holiday party with my boyfriend–who doesn’t exist.
Next thing I know, my (soon-to-be former) best friend has set up a profile on a hookup app to find me a date. With the username of….wait for it…SantaWantsYourChimney.
Before I can delete the profile, I match with an easygoing guy with amazing photos. His teasing about Santa kink makes me laugh, and blush, and feel things I haven’t since my divorce.
Then we meet, and I discover he’s my neighbor. The young, single dad I’ve clashed with for years.
I should walk away, but I still need that fake boyfriend.
The only problem? I can’t tell where the pretense ends and real feelings begin.
$ 4.99 on Amazon and available with KU
Handsy (The Boys of Oregon Hill Book 4) by Ian O Lewis
Cast out of his home at a tender age, Joe relied on the world’s oldest profession to make ends meet. After leaving the world of hustling behind he struggled to find a path forward, until one day the family that originally betrayed him showed up with the fortune he’d long been denied. When Luke showed up on his doorstep it was like deja vu. As teens, Luke had unknowingly triggered events that would change Joe’s life forever. Sixteen years later, the handsome artist was about to turn Joe’s world upside down again.
Blood Ties (Carolina Sky Book 2) by Lynn Michaels
The ties that bind are made of blood
Tobia and Gwin’s afterlives have been varied and long. From their separate creations to being intertwined. But now everything is changing. And it’s all because of Matthew, the lead singer for the band, Carolina Sky. They want him and will do whatever it takes…
A serialized paranormal Rockstar romance with mythical beings and multiple pairings—including MM MF MFM FF.
Tags: Vampires stalking the rocker, Rockers looking for fame, forbidden love, kidnapping, abduction, vampires are coming, women with fangs, prolific song writing, gay love, bi-sexual love, everybody wants the singer, angsty vampires