Welcome to the annual End of Year Smashwords edition! Authors have come together to tell you about their Smashwords books that are up to 100% off for the remainder of the year. Please note that many books on Smashwords are there because they are too taboo for Amazon (whether sweet or dark or somewhere in between), so mind the trigger warnings and tags before purchasing. Not every book in this edition is taboo, however; just please make sure to check content warnings! Be sure to check the authors’ profiles for other sales!
This set includes the first three books in the series:
DOUBLE DARE: One woman. Two men. And a simple dare that changes everything.
DARING PROPOSAL: Never in her life has she been so bold to propose something so daring…
DARE TO BE THREE: He was dark. So dark, she couldn’t keep her gaze from him…
Includes explicit MMF scenes between all three characters.
This set includes the last three books in the series:
A DARING DESIRE: Take two defense attorneys, add one troubled NFL QB who needs them, and what do you get? A threesome of hot, sexy conflict.
DARE TO SURRENDER: One woman, two men, a fierce attraction and a danger that could destroy them all…
A DARING JOURNEY: Two paths: one new, one familiar. And a burning desire to choose them both…
Includes explicit MMF scenes between all three characters.
Gil Davis hated high school. Ever the geek, he has no intentions of attending his 10th year class reunion. The last thing he wants is to relive the taunting and teasing he received during his teenage years. However, there is one thing he misses from high school: the star Varsity football player. The one he had a crush on from the first day he laid eyes on him. But the last thing he expects is the now pro football player to come back to their hometown to attend a lame high school reunion. Known as the Bad Boy of the NFL, Ripley “Rip” Cord, not only shows up, but shows up without a date and an eye for Gil.
“The more you resist, the more fertile you’ll be.”
Farley is broke, and he’s also a fake exorcist. Enter the devil–the mysterious stranger who shows up in Farley’s apartment, seeking to breed with him.
Kain is strong, powerful, and he loves the look of Farley’s hole. He wants Farley’s body prepped for breeding. Farley tries to resist. He doesn’t get a choice, not at all.
* cover-to-cover noncon, shifted sex, forced breeding (31k words, HEA) *
Something’s wrong with Sean’s office-mate. Ethan disappears mysteriously for a day every month – sick with lycanthropy, as Sean finds out. Thing is, Ethan’s wolf needs to breed with Sean. Not once, but eight times. Even if Sean doesn’t consent.
Sean says no. So many times. He doesn’t get a choice.
This is the Longer, Thicker alternate ending to Knotted by the Wolf. If you’d like to see Sean held down and struggling while his wolf claims him, then you’ve come to the right place.
* Warning for consensual shifted sex, eventual MPreg (4.5k words, HFN) *
Sean’s desk partner has been mysteriously sick for a day every single month. Determined to help, Sean follows Ethan home one night. Little does he know that Ethan isn’t sick with a human illness, but with lycanthropy.
And that Ethan’s wolf would like to bury every single inch of his cock inside Sean.
Henry has a secret: he’s “udderly” fascinated with the idea of lactating. He wants to play cow to someone else’s bull, and he’s not afraid of doing whatever it takes to see his dreams come true. When he has the opportunity to join a study about male lactation, he jumps at the chance. He probably should’ve read the fine print, but he’d have agreed to everything anyway, right?
College was supposed to be about figuring out careers and goals, not what turned you on in the bedroom. When a class project pushes a confused Adrian in a new direction, he’s not sure what to do. His focus in college has always been on grades, but he doesn’t know if he’s ready to do what it takes to get an A in Human Sexuality. When an embarrassing situation meets a sarcastic remark, sparks fly.
For years, Rex Mirza has been controlling every aspect of his twin brother’s life. Using the fact that Tavi is a magicless witch—a mere human—in a family of powerful witches, he has justified every harsh treatment. All of it is only for Tavi’s own good. When Tavi gets the chance to turn the tables on his brother, will he take it? Or will he take the punishment Rex says is due for trying to run? (Each individual book is also 50% off, and the short story collection is 50% off as well.)
When Mateo tries to call off their relationship and leave his twin behind, Devin takes extreme measures to keep him close. All bets are off, and all the taboo and kinky fetishes he’s wanted to explore with his brother are now on the table whether Mateo wants them to be or not. Devin doesn’t accept no for an answer, and as he explores each and every new torment, Mateo gets dragged deeper into hell.
As a prince, Ahmiki knows that his purpose in life is to serve their city and help its people find prosperity. Until the night that he is named as the living representative of the god Teska’atl, to be sacrificed at the end of the year. Ahmiki has to endure one year of humiliating rituals, unpleasant ceremonies, and a fraught political landscape. At least he can take some comfort in the handsome and strangely unbowed slave who has been assigned to him…
The only way to survive as a witch during Prohibition is to keep your head down. That’s what Michael’s been doing: his old ways of bending people’s will to suit his whims are long over. Until notorious Mafia leader Cesare Pastore kidnaps him and binds him, all in a plot to bring a detective to his knees. Now Michael has to figure out how to fulfill Cesare’s request without becoming superfluous in the process.
The monster lurking in the deep. Demons who consider humans a delicious meal. Aliens with no respect for human boundaries. Humans and their extreme selfishness. These stories explore the darkest side of sexuality. Most of them feature dark themes with potentially triggering content, so please read at your own discretion.
Lil Harvest Series: Book 1 FREE (100% off); Series $2.49 EACH (50% off; usually $4.99). Dark demonic Incubus tale. Read the trigger warnings!
In the beginning, an Incubus was merely a low-ranking demon who fed on the sexual terror he could inflict upon a human being—sometimes from a distance or cloaked as a dream. But that was before one of them got the idea to turn a human with nothing to lose into the perfect demon feeder.
Dark Empire Series: Book 1 FREE (100% off); Series $2.49 EACH (50% off; usually $4.99). Psychological medical thriller. Read the trigger warnings!
A sinister dark web niche for bored rich people with a depraved need to watch sexual decadences have put their money into a project to give them just that. High-end entertainment with lots of violence and lots of sex.
Hybrid Incubator: $2.49 (50% off; usually $4.99). Tentacle erotica. Read the trigger warnings!
The conspiracy theorists of the world might have gotten something right. Maybe not the details, but they got something right. Secret experiments exist! The details they didn’t get right were probably down to not having the imagination for what an ass can be used for.
The Cubi Series: Book 1 FREE; Series: $2.49 EACH (50% off; usually $4.99). Royal Incubus saga.
The Cubi – a race of Incubi and Succubi – have lived in hiding for a thousand years, yet they are a sovereign people on shared land in a parallel society.
To survive, they collect among the most beautiful humans.
One is named Daniel. He meets a cruel world so opposites his own with controversial norms. But that world is in for a rude awakening!
Reed thought “summoning a demon to make a deal” was a euphemism, or maybe a team-building exercise. The members of struggling alt-rock band Wishbone Crow are desperate for success, and their souls seem like a small price to pay for musical immortality.
When the ritual goes sideways, will Reed and his friend-with-benefits Zach escape with their lives?
If you enjoy Dark Romance, or Paranormal Romance, you’ll love The Devil’s in the Details & Other Stories – three tales featuring characters with shaky moral compasses as they get their HEAs. Includes the holiday short story, The Haunting of Elkins House
Dave Lehman lost his partner to cancer seven years ago and is still grieving. He’s jogging with a neighbor’s dog on the winter solstice when he receives a life-changing invitation.
Elkins House has been abandoned for over a century. So who is inviting Dave inside?
Warnings / Temptations: suicidal ideation, a disobedient dog, and a few drops of blood.
Always Forward! Never Straight: $1.49 (50% off; usually $2.99). Love isn’t a sprint, it’s a marathon.
Baxter Bryan is the nerdy half of BaxCo, a start-up in Portland’s Silicon Forest creating cutting-edge high-tech toys. He’s also a hermit with a past. When BaxCo sponsors the Portland Rock and Roll Half Marathon, Bryan breaks out of his comfort zone and signs up to run. The race has barely started when he literally bumps into a fit, handsome man, causing sparks to fly.
Cay Nissen runs every day. He would love to run away from his job in a Silicon Forest cube farm, but keeps returning to support the daughter he co-parents. The half marathon seemed like a decent way to pass a Saturday, but when he meets a man who sparks his interest, the shape of his weekends isn’t the only part of his life in jeopardy of changing.
Bear Essentials is a low angst contemporary series with kink elements. This is series takes place in the same town as Kink Files with a shared cast.
Kink Files is a contemporary novella series each book focused on specific kinks.
An action adventure romance series with kink elements. It’s an homage to 80s and 90s action flicks with suspense, humor, plenty of sass, and whole lot of fun.
It takes a tragedy to bring German home. A lot has changed since he left three years ago and he doesn’t expect forgiveness. He damn sure doesn’t plan to stick around long enough to acknowledge the unresolved feelings that sent him running in the first place.
That’s the lie he tells himself.
Serch is a good boy. The woman who raised him demanded nothing less and he refused to break her heart the way German did. But she’s gone now and German is at his doorstep, apology on his lips, pain and yearning bleeding from his fingertips. Nothing is the same, not even the forbidden connection they’ve always fought. Serch doesn’t know if he can trust his heart to the man who betrayed him with a smile on his face and love in his eyes, but it doesn’t matter.
This time, he’s taking everything that should have been his.
Keywords: Taboo, bisexual m/m romance, voyeurism, age gap, family
The only family Dax claims are his small circle of friends and Deacon. He and Deacon share everything. Or they used to because nowadays Dax has to make the first move if he wants any kind of face time. Deacon might think running and hiding will change the way they feel, but Dax could have told him…
There’s no escape.
For Deacon, Dax is an addiction he can’t shake. Leaving town didn’t work. Random hookups with strangers didn’t work either. He’s back, but still unable to ask for what he wants. It’s wrong. So wrong.
But nothing ever feels as right as Dax on him, or he on Dax.
One look, one touch, and they’re lost. Once again succumbing to every dirty desire. But Dax is getting tired of the chase, so Deacon has to decide one last time what wins: his fear and shame, or their love.
Keywords: Taboo, bisexual m/m romance, twins
Winner-2017 Golden Crown Literary Award, Erotica; Honorable Mention-2017 Rainbow Awards; Finalist-2017 Golden Flogger Awards
The worst day Megan has ever had is about transform her life because it’s the day she meets Stevie. At first, Megan is terrified of Stevie’s playroom, but she soon admits BDSM is something she wants to try. Stevie is willing to give Megan a chance, but isn’t sure about playing hard with a newbie. Together they explore their limits and discover that true love requires knowing yourself most of all.
Six stories of lesbians meeting the women of their dreams, having sex, falling in love and having sex again.
Could your mother find you a girlfriend? The heart of beautiful African American Aisha was recently broken. She’s not even sure she wants to be in love again after a series of dating disasters. Aisha’s mother decides to find her a nice girl and introduces her to Kris. Could Kris, with her long chestnut brown hair and vibrant green eyes, be the woman for whom Aisha has been searching?
Brandon Stephenson is a YouTube star looking to get laid at Pacific Palms Resort, a very gay and very expensive tropical paradise, but, in order to get the love he’s so hungry for, he’s going to have to stop placing wagers on people’s lives. And if he really wants Julian Bailey, the resort’s Jamaican director of fitness with rock hard abs, he’s going to have to go and get him.
Matt has loved his handsome best friend Zack since they were kids, but, after many years of watching him chase and bed anybody but Matt, he has locked that love away into a small corner of his heart. Zack has to decide if he is ready for more with the man who he never thought of as a lover. Matt needs to trust that Zack’s emerging feelings for him are real.
Can two men fall in love again? Ray and Ben have been together for years, but can’t seem to connect any more. They’ve gotten married. They’ve opened up their relationship. Nothing seems to bring back the spark they once had. They both hope a trip to Pacific Palms, an exclusive all-gay resort, will re-ignite their flame. Together, they have to decide if their many years of love are worth saving.
Morally Ambiguous Duet: $2.24 EACH; (25% off; usually $2.99) [ father x son, hurt/comfort. praise kink, public sex ]
Two men bound by their shared past face an unknown future.
Atwood struggled and sacrificed but, finally, he has everything he could ever want or need. Except for the one thing he can’t have—the son he gave up for adoption. Then Eren, seventeen years his junior, homeless and in desperate need of a safe place, arrives on his doorstep with a secret that could destroy the tentative relationship they’re building. No one is guaranteed a happily ever after. Sometimes, the things you desire can destroy you. Is the risk worth the reward? Or does a stray strand of DNA spell doom for Atwood and Eren?
Twisted Together: $2.99 (25% off; usually $3.99). [ twincest, dub-con, non-con ]
It starts as a violent encounter in a nightclub bathroom but quickly spirals into something else entirely as Bennett Osgood becomes trapped in an endless cycle of give and take. In the dark, bound by more than his desire, there is no escape from his relentless captor. His only option is to lie—to everyone, including himself.
When things begin to unravel and the truth about his stranger comes to light Bennett finally has to decide: is love worth risking everything?
How can an aristocrat who’s turned to a life of crime find love?
Baron Christopher ‘Kit’ Conroy is an alpha who spends his days in taverns and his nights robbing carriages traveling dark, country roads. His lifestyle’s precarious, but the thrill of getting away with his misdeeds is addictive.
Lord Aquilla ‘Quill’ Wentworth, is an omega who lives at the magnificent Riverside Hall with servants who have been loyal to him since his birth.
Neither alpha nor omega is searching for a mate, but on a fateful night when Quill is returning from an engagement, and Kit is desperate for funds, the pair meet.
Despite less than promising first impressions, the mismatched pair cannot ignore their attraction to one another. But Kit has a price on his head. Is the past about to catch up with him?
What happens when the holiday of a lifetime becomes a journey to the past?
During his post-Christmas vacation in an old castle, alpha Mason uncovers a secret panel in his room. Not being able to resist finding out where it leads, he discovers a man asleep who he awakens with a kiss.
Omega Prince Gregory of the Fletchmour Dynasty opens his eyes to find a stranger’s lips on his. There’s an instant attraction, but based on the alpha’s speech and clothing he comes from a distant place. Or is it a different time?
The pair skirt around each other and parry, but with words not weapons. No matter how much they’re drawn to one another, there’s always an undercurrent of fear. Time is a cruel master and when they say goodbye, they wonder if it will be forever.
Is there such a thing as a true love’s kiss?
Alex’s relationship has gone stale. These days, he spends more time pleasuring himself than his Dom, and his behavior is growing increasingly bratty. Anticipating an inevitable breakup, he confesses his fears and misdeeds in the form of blog posts. But his Dom still has one trick up his sleeve. Can a chastity device bring Alex into compliance? Follow along as Alex finds out.
Nor was born to be an alpha—to have a mate and pups of his own—but for now he’s content to help his parents raise their brood. He’s always been especially fond of his youngest brother, Toby, who’s due to have his first heat any day now. When the time comes, Nor and Toby are alone and isolated. With no one else to help, what’s a big brother to do? Contains adult incest.
Always His, $2.49 (50% off; usually $4.99): Two brothers, one secret
Asa: Three years ago, my brother and I lost everything and everyone we’d ever known. It’s been him and me against the world ever since, but lately, things between us are strained. Ollie wants me, and I always give my brother what he needs. Taking care of Ollie has always made me happy. Watching him come apart as I provide what he craves is everything.
Ollie: Asa and I have always been close. Being twins has created a bond between us that most people can’t understand. He’s my best friend and my other half. We share everything— until I started seeing him in a new light. The more I try to fight my desires, the stronger they get. I need Asa in a way that no brother should. I’ve always liked it when Asa tells me what to do, and being his good boy is everything.
Book 1 in the Forbidden Desires duet; can be read as a standalone. Books don’t have to be read in order.
Forever Ours: $3.74 (25% off; usually $4.99): Three stepbrothers, one secret.
WEST: When my Dad remarried I gained a stepmom and twin stepbrothers. Asa and Oliver are the biggest nerds I’ve met. That’s what I thought before a drug-fueled party revealed their true colors. No one has ever made me feel the way they do, and as much as I want to fight it, I can’t say no when they pull their good twin, bad twin routine on me.
ASA: West is the perfect balance between submissive and needy, and sharing him with my brother is something I’ll never get tired of. Ollie used to be my entire world, now I have two boys to take care of.
OLLIE: Sharing West with my brother, seeing our big bad stepbrother come apart as we take turns praising and insulting him is everything. So is seeing him fully give in as he lets us use him however we want.
Book 2 in the Forbidden Desires duet; can be read as a standalone. Books don’t have to be read in order.
The Chronicles of Tournai Series: each book is $3.49 (50% off; usually $6.99 each — see links below)
Legends tell of large cats defending the principality of Tournai, but such creatures are only myth. Or are they? A fantasy romance series of stand-alone novels, linked by world and the royal family of Tournai.
Elemental Magicae Series: each book is $3.24 (50% off; usually $6.49 each — see links below)
Two princes must find a way to save their kingdoms from a deadly threat…and to be together.