EBOOK SPOTLIGHT: Not Allowed (Not Ready for Love Book 1) by Kate Hawthorne
Wyatt and Grant are not allowed to want each other.
Wyatt is barely eighteen and Grant is his dad’s best friend. With only two months until his first semester of college takes him across the country, Wyatt has little more on his mind than exploring his newfound interest in men. He has a list of things he wants to experience, but he doesn’t know where to start. At least not until he finds himself alone with the one man he shouldn’t want.
Grant knows better than to get involved with his best friend’s son, but Wyatt knows how to be persuasive and he looks like everything Grant has ever wanted when he’s on his knees. Grant hoped he’d kept his thoughts to himself, but Wyatt approaches him with a list and a proposition he doesn’t want to turn down.
AUDIOBOOK SPOTLIGHT: Sacrifice: Fire & Brimstone Scroll 2—Gay Paranormal Romance by Nikole Knight. Narrated by Kirt Graves. [9h42m]
Human—Angel—Nephilim. How can Riley fit in anywhere when he doesn’t know who or what he is?
With his mysterious heritage shrouded in shadow, Riley Shepard struggles with his identity, his confusing sexuality, and the prohibited—but deepening—feelings for his guardian angels. Questions remain unanswered. His Guardians harbor secrets. And danger lurks just out of sight.
When disaster strikes, Riley must make a choice that will change everything. But will his sacrifice destroy the life he’s built? Will there be anything left when the dust settles?
To him, it makes no difference. Because for them, it is worth the risk.
Sacrifice is the second book in the slow-burn harem/poly romance series, Fire & Brimstone, featuring hurt/comfort, temptingly sexy guardian angels, forbidden love, and an unlikely hero who discovers what it means to be free. Trigger warnings include: situations of homophobia (both external and internal), violence with low-level gore, and off-page sexual assault.
A Teaspoon of Desire by Alex Danvers
For lovers of cooking competitions, this book is a must-read. An m/m romance that’s as sweet as the kitchens are hot. And the men are pretty steamy too.
Holeshot by Lynn Michaels
Love isn’t part of the game plan.
Love is definitely against the rules. And falling for the competition’s mechanic can’t happen, until it does.
Against all odds, Davey and Tyler fall hard and fast but their relationship is definitely out of bounds.
Davey has to hold the lead to win the race. Tyler has keep the bike running like an ace.
Can they win the holeshot, leading past the first turn in the track, or will what they have together come crashing down around them?
#whoops #gettingroosted #raceforlove #listenfortheBraaap #getdialedin
Summoning Their Elementalist: A Sci-Fi Gamer Friends-to-Lovers Ménage Romance (Looking For Group Book 3) by Shannon Pemrick
After obtaining lifesaving cybernetics, Shira lost her modeling career, her dating life, and her confidence. As a result, she has three rules she never breaks. However, her VR gaming partners make it difficult to keep those rules from crumbling.
Sweet to the Core (Lighthouse Bay Book 3) by Amy Aislin
Dev has pined for his cousin’s best friend for years, but no matter how hard he wishes, Clark sees him only as a friend. And it’s as a friend that Clark comes to him for help.
Clark’s father is on the brink of losing his house and the fastest way to make a quick buck is to win the $10,000 prize in the inaugural apple baking contest. Only problem? He’s never baked anything that hasn’t come out of a box.
But Dev has. As a baker, he’s Clark’s best chance.
For the first time, Dev has something Clark wants. But Dev needs the prize for himself. The only thing he wants—besides Clark—is to buy the local lighthouse where he last spent time with his parents before they died.
Working together means opening a lot more than a barrel of apples, though. They may have found the recipe to love.
Troublemaker (NY Nights Book 2) by Ava Olsen
A volatile chemistry leads to hot New York Nights. Together, they’re the best kind of trouble.
Rough Contact (The Riptide) by Beth Bolden
Jamie’s plan is simple: make the perfect kick and get signed to his first NFL team. Neal’s? Forget the Super Bowl and missing the most important field goal of his life. What they never anticipated is their red hot chemistry or the forbidden love that blooms between them. Fate brought them together, but football might tear them apart.
The Knight and the Necromancer: Book One: The Capital by AH Lee
Roland is the premier knight of the realm, leading troops in a bloody war. Sairis is a necromancer with a price on his head, eking out a lonely existence. When they meet under false pretenses, their mutual fascination is obvious. But can their attraction survive the revelation of their identities? Knights have hunted Sairis all his life, and Roland has been taught since childhood that necromancers are inhuman monsters. When they are targeted by a sorcerous attack, Roland and Sairis will have to work together to survive. If they can’t sort out their feelings for each other, the entire realm may fall.
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Lovefool (The Boys of Oregon Hill Book 1) by Ian O Lewis
Never able to forget his first love, Erik Rhoads struggles to keep his head above water. Like a turtle he retreats into his shell when tragedy strikes. Unable to cope with his feelings or the people who care for him the most, he hits rock bottom. A true survivor, he will pick himself up, shake the dust off, and begin the process of becoming whole again. But will his heart survive the return of the only man he’s ever loved?
The Lies of Gravity: Lost in Between #1 by CN Marie & Lizzie James
I was a player. Relationships and me never seemed to work out. I was career-driven and focused on my goals. I had no clue how my life was about to change when he blew into my world. I always thought I was an open book. Unfortunately, there was a secret in my life that could possibly destroy us. How wrong was I? I was completely unprepared for how much damage one secret could cause.
Watching my friends get married, it changed me. For the first time, it made me want to be as happy as they were. Unfortunately, when my forever did turn up, I would push him away. That the lies & secrets would push us apart and create a distance that I had no clue how to fix.
These two were like gravity… Will they let the lies & secrets continue to come between them?
Three by Helen Juliet
One Daddy Wolf and three innocent little piggies. It’s supposed to be a one time deal, but could it be love at first bite? Contemporary kinky MMMM adaptation of the Three Little Pigs!
Blood of the Pack: Dark Ink Tattoo Book One by Cassie Alexander
Angela: I know fear well. It’s had me looking over my shoulder since the day I ran from The Pack, Nevada’s most dangerous werewolf motorcycle gang. I’ve had seven years to build a life and my tattoo parlor with the help of my best artist, Jack. But I’m living on borrowed time. My ex-boyfriend may still be in prison, but that won’t stop him from getting what he wants—our son.
Jack: I crave her, but I can never have her. So I wait and watch from the shadows. But when a friend is murdered by the same gang that’s threatening Angela, I vow that they will never touch her. Their blood will be mine first.
Blood of the Pack is like a surface-of-the-sun-spicy Sons of Anarchy—where everyone involved is a werewolf, vampire, and bisexual—set at an all-night tattoo shop in Vegas. Scorchingly hot, shamelessly explicit, relentlessly queer.
Playing for Keeps (Miami Piranhas Book 1) by Beth Bolden
Sebastian Howard is the best damn cornerback in the NFL.
Or at least he was.
Age and injuries have taken a toll, but Sebastian isn’t ready to acknowledge that he’s in the twilight of his career.
He signs with the Miami Piranhas intending to prove everyone wrong.
Only to realize that the head coach’s son, Beau, doesn’t believe he can.
Beau is infuriating but brilliant, and when he offers to help him on the field, Sebastian wants to say yes, but there’s something stopping him: the unexpected, inconvenient, and all-consuming crush he shouldn’t have on Beau.
But Beau isn’t interested in playing it safe, with football or anything else, and soon they’re embroiled in a hot—and secret—affair that would finish Sebastian’s career if Coach Dawson found out.
As Sebastian falls for Beau, he realizes that the worst thing in the world isn’t being benched, but losing the man he loves.
Oh So Oscar (Forever Love Book 3) by Charlie Novak
What happens when a prickly travel journalist falls for his fake boyfriend?
Meet Oscar and Ilias in this sweet, swoon-worthy slow burn contemporary romance featuring fake dating, very romantic star gazing, lots of instances of only one bed, and two men slowly falling for each other.
Now available on audio! Narrated by Dan Calley. [6h42m]. Audible: Regular: $19.95; Members: $13.96 or 1 Credit; Whispersync: $ 7.47.
Battle to Surrender (Heroes at Home Book 3) by Willow Dixon
Two years ago, I retired from the army and started my life as a civilian. I have a job I love, friends who are my family, and more secrets than I can count. I might not be a soldier anymore, but I can’t seem to let the past go. It haunts me, and has made it impossible for me to truly be who I am.
Then Shane is hired by my company and we’re teamed up to work on a project. He’s young, handsome, and he has a knack for making me forget who I’m supposed to be. I’ve never let anyone see my true desires, but Shane makes me want to let go and finally let someone in. To let him take care of me the way I’ve always craved.
As much as I want to fight it, I can’t say no when he shows me who’s boss.
Dante: Love at the Haven by Stella Shaw
Everyone deserves a second chance – both in life and love.
Dante’s determined he won’t be betrayed again, in love or otherwise. In between part-time jobs, he’s been tricking at the Haven, a run-down London hotel, and rebuilding his independence. While helping to renovate the Haven with the new owner, Rick, Dante meets Rick’s friend Blake. Neither of them can ignore the sudden, fierce spark of attraction between them. But if Dante confesses his past to Blake, will that be the end of everything? Or will their time at the Haven provide the comfort and understanding that both men have been seeking?