IN THE SPOTLIGHT – Torn by Mia Kerick – #GuestPost #Q&A #Giveaway

Torn by Mia Kerick Publication date: August 7th 2018 Genres: LGBTQ+, Romance, Young Adult Add to Goodreads About the Story Vinny Bucci and Tommy Stecker are almost cousins—their mothers call themselves “sisters of the heart,” so that sort of makes them cousins, doesn’t it? Since childhood, they’ve shared holidays and Sunday services and their passion for soccer. But now they’re eighteen, high school seniors, and what has always been devoted …

GUEST POST – Summer Fair – Charity Anthology – #Excerpt #Giveaway

There’s a new queer romance anthology out that benefits RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) – Summer Fair. Please join me in celebrating the upcoming release of Summer Fair. One of the authors, R.L. Merrill, has stopped by today to tell us about how music inspires her writing! Summer Fair – A Charity Anthology by Various Authors Authors: Harley Easton, Annabeth Leong, Gregory L. Norris, R.L. Merrill, CM Peters, …

RELEASE BLITZ – In the Shadows (Social Sinners 2) by TL Travis

In the Shadows by TL Travis Series: Social Sinners (Book #2) Length: Novel / 202 pages Blurb For Ricky “Stoli” Branson, the stars were on his side. Social Sinners was headlining their first sold out US tour. Radio stations across the states were playing their songs, and he’d won the heart of the man he loved. Everything was going great, or so he foolishly believed… When an accident has them burying …

BOOK BLAST – A Thread in Time (The Chronicles of Darius 14) by Jess Thomas – #Excerpt

A Thread in Time by Jess Thomas Series: The Chronicles of Darius #14 Publisher: Self-Published Cover Artist: Jess Thomas Genre/s: LGBT, Fantasy, Science-Fiction, Romance Length: Novel / 86,456 words / 472 pages Release Date: July 8, 2018 Add on Goodreads Blurb Trend is finally back with his clan and the man he loves, and the clan has grown into something that even the Jewel couldn’t imagine. He has a family …

RELEASE BLITZ – Reckless Behavior by JJ Harper – #Excerpt

Reckless Behavior by JJ Harper A brand-new standalone from JJ Harper Release Date: August 16, 2016 Length: Novel / 257 pages Cover Artist: JC Clarke / The Graphics Shed About the Story Framed and imprisoned at eighteen, six years later Santiago “Santo” Valentine is not the frightened teen he once was. Taught by Master Salvatore Moretti, and with walking papers in hand, Santo is determined to turn the family name …

#WiPWednesday – Of Rats and Cats #Snippet #Excerpt

The story is written and contracted, but I think I can still technically call it a work-in-progress since it hasn’t gone through the editing process at my publisher’s yet. Although tweaked many times by me, the story has yet to be given its final polish with all the extraneous words I missed ruthlessly tightened out. My short story (5,833 words at the mo’), Of Rats and Cats will be published by …

EXCLUSIVE #EXCERPT – Euphoria by Jayne Lockwood

Jayne Lockwood has a new queer sci fi book out. Please join me in welcoming Jayne to my blog. She’s graciously sharing an exclusive excerpt with us here today! Euphoria by Jayne Lockwood Publisher: DSP Publications Release Date: Tuesday, August 14, 2018 ISBN: 978-1-64080-776-1 ASN: B07D3TYGBH Price: $6.76 Length: Novel / 96,000 words Cover Artist: Emmy Ellis at studioenp.com Genres: sci fi, romance, fantasy, dystopia Keywords/Categories: non-binary, tentacles, gay, MPREG, …

RELEASE BLITZ – Sky Full of Mysteries by Rick R. Reed – #Excerpt #Giveaway

Sky Full of Mysteries by Rick R. Reed Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Cover Design: Reese Dante Length: Novel / 76,456 words Blurb What if your first love was abducted and presumed dead—but returned twenty years later? That’s the dilemma Cole Weston faces. Now happily married to Tommy D’Amico, he’s suddenly thrown into a surreal world when his first love, Rory Schneidmiller, unexpectedly reappears. Where has Rory been all this time? What happened …

RELEASE BLITZ – Boyfriend or Bust by Claire Castle – #Giveaway

Boyfriend or Bust by Claire Castle Length: Novel / 73,000 words approx. Cover Design: Cate Ashwood Designs Blurb When Carson Turner’s ex-boyfriend unexpectedly invites him to his destination wedding and presumes he’ll be there alone, Carson panics and invents a fake boyfriend to accompany him. That’s what happens when your greatest flaw seems to be to talk first and think later. How can Sam Bixton say no to his little …

RELEASE BLITZ – Bitten by Her by Annabelle Jacobs – #Giveaway

Bitten by Her by Annabelle Jacobs Series: Regent’s Park Pack (Book #5) Length: Novel / 43,000 words approx. Cover Design: Natasha Snow Blurb Brought together by fate, torn apart by family. Rachel Tregarrak, Penwith pack beta and daughter of the alpha, has always called the rugged Cornish coast her home. With its beautiful landscapes, bracing sea air, and vast spaces to run, she can’t imagine living anywhere else. After years of …

SERIES RECAP – Revving It Up by W.S. Long – #Excerpt x3

Revving It Up Series by W.S. Long The stories revolve around two main characters, Caleb Youngblood, and Sebastian Rush. Caleb was raised in a NASCAR racing family and wants to pursue a racing career, but being gay and in the closet causes a problem when he falls in love with Sebastian who doesn’t want to keep their love hidden. Although they can be read as standalone, the stories are probably …

RELEASE BLITZ – Irresistible by Andrew J. Peters – #Excerpt #Giveaway

Irresistible by Andrew J. Peters Publisher: NineStar Press Release Date: August 13, 2018 Heat Level: 2 – Fade to Black Sex Pairing: Male/Male Length: Novel / 79,100 words Genre: Contemporary, contemporary, humorous, romantic comedy, rich man/poor man, action/adventure, abduction/kidnapping, criminals, Greece Add to Goodreads Synopsis Brendan Thackeray-Prentiss is an Ivy League-educated trust-funder who Gotham Magazine named the most eligible gay bachelor in New York City. He lives for finding his …

RELEASE BLITZ – ECHO Campaign (Isolation 2) by Taylor Brooke – #Excerpt #Giveaway

ECHO Campaign by Taylor Brooke Series: Isolation, Book Two Publisher: NineStar Press Release Date: August 13, 2018 Heat Level: 2 – Fade to Black Sex Pairing: No Romance Length: Novel / 62,700 words Genre: Science Fiction, New adult, dystopia, thriller, action, captivity, clones, bi, trans, poly relationships, PTSD, pseudo-military Add to Goodreads Synopsis Brooklyn Harper’s worst nightmare has become her reality. She has been captured by Isolation. Trapped in a …

RELEASE BLITZ – In Vino Veritas by Sydney Blackburn – #Excerpt #Giveaway

In Vino Veritas by Sydney Blackburn Publisher: NineStar Press Release Date: August 13, 2018 Heat Level: 2 – Some Sex Pairing: Male/Male Length: Novella / 33,200 words Genre: Contemporary, Family Drama, Gay Add to Goodreads Synopsis Anthony Beretta inherited the family winery at the tender age of twenty-four. It’s a struggle to keep it up, but he loves it and is determined to make it work even if it kills …

RELEASE BLITZ – Escaping Exile (The Escape Trilogy 1) by Sara Dobie Bauer – #Excerpt #Giveaway

Escaping Exile by Sara Dobie Bauer Series: The Escape Trilogy, Book One Publisher: NineStar Press Release Date: August 13, 2018 Heat Level: 3 – Some Sex Pairing: Male/Male Length: Novella / 21,400 words Genre: Paranormal, paranormal, historical, vampires, cannibals, gay, bisexual Add to Goodreads Synopsis Andrew is a vampire from New Orleans, exiled to a tropical island in the 1800s as punishment for his human bloodlust. During a storm, a …