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Jan. 24

  • Bound in Fire by Debbie McQueen
    • Dragon King Series Book 2
    • In a world on the brink of war, a dragon and the prince he’s in love with prepare to meet the incoming danger.
  • Reservoir of Secrecy by Katie Byron
  • Eden’s Rose by D. F. Krieger
    • Eden Book 3
    • A polyamorous group of women struggle to make their relationships work in the face of new challenges.
  • Lollipops and Leashes by Della Cain
    • Collared Every After Book 2
    • Two men in different parts of the kink community begin to wonder if they might be able to help each other find what they’re looking for.
  • Mercy by Max Ellendale
    • Four Point Universe Book 11
    • A US Marshal is reunited with a tough judge from her past and realizes they have more in common than she thought.

Jan. 25

Jan. 26

  • The Sunflower Cast a Spell to Save Us from the Void by Jackie Wang
    • A collection of poetry about dreams and how they can shape the waking world.
  • Patience & Esther: An Edwardian Romance by SW Searle
    • A graphic novel set in Edwardian England, where two maids experience changing societal norms as they fall in love.
  • Voide by Froxet
    • A collection of poetry about loneliness, belonging, and self-love.
  • Ghost Line by M.A. Poole
    • What Magick Book 2
    • A woman working at a magical call center begins to suspect something is terribly wrong when the number of calls drops off, and coworkers go missing.
  • First, Become Ashes Sneak Peek by K.M. Szpara
    • After enduring years of rigorous magical training, a man’s world is turned on its head when the program is dissolved, the organizers are arrested, and he’s informed that magic isn’t real.
  • The Reluctant Royal by Catherine Curzon and Eleanor Harkstead
    • After recovering from an injury, a bodyguard to British royals is assigned to protect the queen’s step-grandson–a drag queen with a dangerous stalker.
  • The Beautiful Things Shoppe by Philip William Stover
    • Seasons of New Hope Book 2
    • Despite their differences, a fine arts dealer and a toy collector decide to team up to help protect their town’s historical landmarks.
  • Next to Me by Veronica Cochrane
    • Dreamspun Desires Book 104
    • A music composition student is reunited with his best friend and crush, who’s now an out-of-the-closet rock star looking for another chance at their high school relationship.
  • How Far I’ll Go by Arden O’Keefe
    • So Far Yet So Close Book 1
    • Two men in complicated relationships end up together on a work trip to Paris that reveals just how much they have in common.
  • Night Tide by Anna Burke
    • A Seal Cove Romance Book 2
    • Two women who were at odds five years ago end up in the same small town once again and have to work out their differences.
  • Making It Fit by Ian O. Lewis and Luke Jameson
    • The Making It Series Book 1
    • After promising his dying friend that he’ll look after his younger brother, a policeman finds himself in the awkward position of wanting to keep his word while also falling in love.
  • Hogtied by AJ Llewellyn
    • On the day of his wedding, a forensic accountant gets caught up in the disappearance of his best friend, a new murder case, and some questionable gifts that could land the would-be newly weds in jail.
  • Winter Waites by Lucy Lennox
    • A physical therapist discovers his next patient is the celebrity he’s been crushing on for years.
  • Other Half by Jordan Castillo Price
    • Psycop Book 12
    • A man on the verge of marriage learns that his would-be spouse has been the victim of years of psychic experimentation.

Jan. 27

Jan. 28

Jan. 29

Jan. 30

  • Lance & Clayton: MM Age Play Romance by Ruby Keller
    • A man finds love in a particular kind of BDSM club, but his new relationship is strained by his fears about what his family will think.

 

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Jan. 18

Jan. 19

  • Get a Clue by Tiffany Schmidt
    • Bookish Boyfriends Book 4
    • When two teens are assigned the Sherlock Holmes novels in their English class, they discover a larger real-life mystery in their school.
  • Girl on the Line by Faith Gardner
    • A girl who survived her suicide attempt and is trying to make sense of her life meets and falls for a fellow hotline volunteer.
  • A Complicated Love Story Set in Space by Shaun David Huchinson
    • A boy wakes up to find he’s trapped on a spaceship with several other teens, and as they try to figure out how they got there, he falls for one of his fellow passengers.
  • Last Night at the Telegraph Club by Malinda Lo
    • In 1954 Chinatown, two women fall in love and risk the danger of being discovered amidst the Red Scare and threats of deportation.
  • Winterkeep by Kristin Cashore
    • Graceling Realm Book 4
    • A queen trying to undo the harm her father did to her realm travels to a distant realm to track down a missing envoy while the teenage daughter of two political powerhouses struggles against her destiny.
  • A Message in Blood by Catherine Maiorisi
    • Chiara Corelli Mystery Series Book 3
    • Two NYPD detectives are called in for a scandalous murder case that leads them to more than just a compromising crime scene.
  • Where There’s Smoke by Angelique Rader
    • When a mysterious stranger moves in next door, a firefighter finds herself drawn to unraveling the mystery around the woman and her young daughter.
  • Testimony by Paula Martinac
    • A progressive professor in rural Virginia of the 1960s struggles to hide her personal life when the community becomes increasingly interested in catching and reporting homosexual behavior.
  • Love in Europe by Emily Silver
  • The Route of Ice and Salt by José Luis Zárate
    • In this reimagining of Dracula’s trip to England, a captain whose ship is carrying Transylvanian soil begins to have strange dreams.
  • A Strange Loop by Michael R. Jackson
    • A queer black writer who hates his job works on a musical about a queer black writer who hates his job and is writing a musical.
  • The Last Time We Met by Maggie Brown and Leni Hanson
    • Eleven years after a humiliating incident, an American doctor is reunited with the Australian rock star she was once involved with, and sparks fly.
  • Choosing Grace by Regina Jamison
    • After surviving a messy college affair, a Southern woman tries to move forward on her own terms, but when her old fling returns, she must decide between the new life that’s just getting started and the old one that never really ended.
  • Crossover: A Forbidden Love Sports Romance by Lizzie A. Williamson
    • Between the Lines Book 3
    • A hockey player with a drinking problem falls for a Christian musician who’s still in the closet, and their personal challenges threaten to keep their relationship from taking off.
  • Edging Closer by L.M. Somerton
    • Tales from the Edge Book 9
    • Two men about to get married run into problems from their past–including a killer who wants to ruin their future.
  • -30- by Clinton W. Waters
    • A man who thinks he’s going to die on his thirtieth birthday hires a companion to keep him company on his last day, but their relationship quickly becomes more complicated than either of them were expecting.
  • The Bookseller’s Boyfriend by Heidi Cullinan
    • Copper Point: Main Street Book 1
    • A quiet bookseller gets the opportunity to meet the playboy author he admires, and the two begin to fall for each other, despite the odds.
  • Charisma Check by Charlie Novak
    • Roll for Love Book 2
    • Two rivals who have been hooking up for years are thrown together at a film premier that may change the course of their relationship.
  • Nix by Aiden Bates and Aly Lyda
    • Hell’s Ankhor Book 9
    • Alcoholism–both past and present–threatens the growing relationship between two men.

Jan. 20

Jan. 21

Jan. 22

  • The Bridge of Silver Wings by John Wiltshire
  • Requiem by Richard Amos
    • Fallen Fire Book 2
    • A fixer of magical objects struggles to protect a friend who becomes the center of unwanted magical attention.
  • The Sun Always Rises by PK Morrison
    • When a fifty-year-old body is uncovered in a small Mississippi town, the mystery brings together a young detective and a former resident with unanswered questions about the victim.
  • Soulbound: The Omega’s Assassin by Devon Vesper
    • An alpha searches for his king’s omega only to find the omega struggling with a deadly curse.
  • Magic of Wolf by Xya Olsen
    • Magic of Four Book 2
    • After a professor foresees his death, a student faces down his second year at Oracle Academy.
  • By the Numbers by K.M. Neuhold
    • Love Logic Book 3
    • A “super genius” falls for his roommate, who seems to be unavailable for anything more than some no-strings-attached fun.

Jan. 23

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Dec. 27

Dec. 28

Dec. 29

  • Recruit Unoiled by Emerson Belle
    • Virility and Valor Book 2
    • As part of a virtual reality training session, an army recruit receives some orders he’s not sure he can carry out.
  • Blood Winter by S.J. Coles
    • In a world where “haemophiles” are trying to reenter a society that still fears them, a man who’d prefer to be a hermit ends up helping one of these strange creatures with potentially disastrous results.
  • Teddy Spenser Isn’t Looking for Love by Kim Fielding
    • A designer is teamed up with a stuffy engineer, and while the two start off by clashing, they grow reluctantly closer as the project continues and begin to wonder what its completion will mean for them.
  • Sheriff’s Secret by K Webster
    • Brigs Ferry Bay Book 1
    • A small-town, closeted sheriff meets a B&B owner who agrees to keep things discreet, but keeping secrets takes a toll on both of them.
  • Severed by Ignacio Lopez
    • A monologue told in two voices about sexuality, monstrosity, and empathy.
  • Black Boys by Virgilia Griffith, Stephen Jackman-Torkoff, Tawiah M’Carthy, Thomas Antony Olajide, et al
    • A collection of text and design by multiple authors showcases the story of three very different Black men and their identities.

Dec. 30

Dec. 31

Jan. 1

Jan. 2

  • By the Sword by S.L Davies
    • Two men trying to rebuild their destroyed village meet a woman trying to escape her past, and the three become involved.

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Dec. 20

Dec. 21

Dec. 22

Dec. 23

  • Girls Kingdom by Nayo
    • Girls Kingdom Book 1
    • The first volume in a manga series about a girl who realizes she’s been accepted into a prestigious high school that trains girls to be personal maids to upper-class students.
  • The Faker Rulebook by Baylin Crow
    • A man trying to hide his feelings for his presumably straight best friend gets a surprise when said friend suggests they pretend to be dating to deliver some payback to a cheating ex at a wedding.

Dec. 24

Dec. 25

Dec. 26

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Dec. 13

Dec. 14

Dec. 15

Dec. 16

  • Snowed In by Ellie Finch
    • A park ranger and a travel photographer are trapped in a cabin together during a storm, and sparks fly.
  • Bad Blood by Ashlynn Mills
    • Cartel Wars Book 1
    • On the verge of being forced into a marriage he doesn’t want, the son of a Mexican drug lord meets a man bent on revenge with some secrets of his own.
  • The Dating Game: A M/M Friends to Lovers Romance by Rebecca Norinne
    • A man trying to help save his family restaurant agrees to go on a dating show, where he falls in love with one of the other contestants.
  • Big by Casey Cox
    • 99 Daddies Book 2
    • A rich man looking for a younger partner finds someone who seems to be a good match but has the wrong idea about him.
  • Something New by Angie D. Lee
    • A woman mourning the death of her mother enters into a polyamorous relationship.

Dec. 17

  • A Fate Worse Than This by Angelia Kulig
    • Soul Painters Book 2
    • In a world of time traveling, oracles, and curses, three people struggle to find their places and understand their powers.
  • Josephine Josephs: …a love story by Luke Don
    • After their online dating profiles are hacked, a straight woman and a gay man meet and fall in love.
  • Run by Cait Forester
    • A novella about a man whose lovers left him and have now returned after breaking out of jail.
  • Breakaway for Love by Jen FitzGerald
    • Face Off for Love Book 4
    • A hockey player who’s in the closet falls for an older man, but when their fling is discovered, they have to decide if they want to pursue a real relationship despite the odds.
  • Cat’s Meow by Cara Malone
  • Alas: Apollo and Hyacinthus by Richard C. Gray
    • As Apollo, the god of music, returns to Lacedaemon, he remembers his childhood and his first love, Hyacinthus.

Dec. 18

Dec. 19

  • The Santa Claus (Men of the World) by J.O Mantel
    • A former soap star struggling to get his life back on track meets an attractive stranger named Kris Kringle.
  • Craving Stardust by Morgan Toll
    • A collection of love poetry.
  • Inside Mari, Volume 7 by Shuzo Oshimi
    • The latest installment of a manga series about a college dropout who finds himself inhabiting the body of a high school girl.

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Nov. 29

Nov. 30

Dec. 1

  • Walking in Shadows by C. Drew Laffoon
    • An outcast boy discovers having two different-colored eyes is more than just something to be bullied about; it’s a clue to his hidden destiny.
  • Rising Out by M. Azmitia
    • A young woman about to head off to college goes on a road trip with her best friend–a trans girl hiding her true identity.
  • Another Time, Another World by Amanda Steel
    • The Destiny Initiative Book 3
    • A group of teenagers descended from magical creatures go all in on a last battle with destiny.
  • Shades of the City by Danielle K. Roux
    • Shades of the City Book 2
    • In a city filled torn apart by monsters and warring factions, a villain plots revenge, while a small group of friends and rivals races to uncover the city’s secrets.
  • The Good Girls by Claire Eliza Bartlett
    • After a classmate is brutally murdered, three very different teens are singled out as suspects: a partier, a cheerleader, and a would-be valedictorian.
  • A Curse of Roses by Diana Pinguicha
    • In a story based on a Portugese legend, a princess who turns everything she touches to flowers tries to save her starving country by turning to an enchantress locked in a curse of her own.
  • The Caladrius: Dead Things Season 3 Episode 2 by Martina McAtee
    • Dead Things Book 8
    • A ragtag group of shifters and other magical beings struggle to unravel an ancient puzzle.
  • The Ballad of Ami Miles by Kristy Dallas Alley
    • Living in a post-apocalyptic world where her fate as one of the few potential childbearers left is clear, a teenage girl escapes to find her long-lost mother.
  • Jackpot by Cade Haddock Strong
    • A woman who’s just won the lottery and isn’t sure who she can trust meets a bitter ex-skiier trying to build a new life for herself, and the two inadvertently end up showing each other through their respective challenges.
  • Maybe Charlotte by Louise McBain
    • A woman escaping her ex (and a very unfortunate dessert) ends up in a new town with a new potential relationship–but all bets are off when her former girlfriend shows up and wants to try again.
  • Casual Magic by Dan Ackerman
    • A man whose job is to help demons gets an unusual request from a demon who was framed for murder.
  • Gangsta by Marie Warren
    • A wealthy, powerful criminal finds himself entangled with a mysterious young stripper.
  • Christmas, Pursued by a Bear by Ryann Fletcher
    • A photographer in dire financial straits clashes with a mysterious woman trying to protect the forest they’re both relying on. 
  • Our Gay Au Pair, Ell: A M/M Superhero Romance by Chris Cox
    • Royal Powers Book 10
    • While snowed in during the holidays, a man is visited by boyfriends from his past, present, and future.
  • Not Much of a Christmas Miracle by Yolande Kleinn
    • After hiding his feelings for years, a man is mortified in the aftermath of kissing his boss; but the holiday has surprises in store for them both.
  • Slaying Dragons by McGee Matthews
    • Three women struggle with issues including mental illness, first love, and supporting a troubled partner.
  • Vengeance by Inge Mayhem
    • Long Harbor City Book 3
    • The third book in the Long Harbor City series. 
  • For Honor by Simon Strange
    • Tales of Akkaria Book 1
    • A human academic looking for his lost brother crosses paths with an orikhan chief’s son looking to restore his lost honor.
  • Amends by Avery Summer
    • To Love Again Book 3
    • The final book in the To Love Again series.
  • Hope for the Future by A. R. Moler
    • A prince and a marine enter into an arranged marriage that ends up being more about revolution–and love–than either of them were expecting.
  • My Big Gay Family Christmas Fiasco by Alex Leslie
    • A man dreading spending Christmas with his family ends up getting more than the usual amount of scandal this year–and another chance at love.
  • A Buckskin Christmas: A Holiday Novella by Bruce K Beck
    • An editor invites a writer to stay with him for the holidays, and they both struggle to keep things professional.
  • Follow the River by CE Ricci
    • River of Rain Book 1
    • An enemies-to-lovers romance about a football player and the man he both hates and loves.
  • Coach by Jaylen Florian
  • Get It Right by Skye Kilaen
    • Love at Knockdown Book 1
    • A woman trying to restart her life after a stint in prison runs into the nurse she fell for on the inside, leading them both to wonder if they could make a relationship work.
  • The Inside Edge by Ashlyn Kane
    • An ex-hockey player fresh off of a divorce falls for his new TV show co-host, a spoiled ex-figure skater, but the two want different things from the potential relationship.
  • Oathsworn by Sebastian Black
    • Dreamspun Beyond Book 42
    • A former chef who’s been magically trapped in his apartment meets a man who’s been receiving mysterious messages in his mirror, and the two work together to navigate the growing magic in their lives–and their budding relationship.
  • Treasured by Sean Michael
    • Hammer Club Book 42
    • A man’s former flame reappears during a Christmas date auction, and the two have to decide whether their relationship deserves a second chance.
  • Peanut Butter Promise: Bake Sale Bachelors Season Two by Lorelei Hart
    • An alpha who runs an animal shelter and an omega with corporate aspirations are thrown together for a holiday bachelor auction.
  • Double Cherry Delight: Bake Sale Bachelors Season Two by Xander Collins
    • Two rival cops–one an alpha, one an omega–butt heads at work and at a holiday charity auction even as they struggle with their attraction to one another.
  • Sharpened Claws by Peyton Bogue
    • A homicide detective and his partner, an alpha werewolf shifter, find themselves increasingly drawn into the dark side of pack politics in New York City.
  • White Chocolate Winter: Bake Sale Bachelors Season Two by Leyla Hunt
    • An alpha and an omega make a connection at a charity bachelor auction, but real life conflicts involving a failing bookstore and a property developer threaten to tear them apart.
  • Mint Chocolate Mayhem by Jena Wade
    • After meeting at a holiday charity auction, two men hover on the edge of a real relationship, but their jobs–and their needs–might keep them apart.
  • Pink Frosting Passion: Bake Sale Bachelors Season Two by Colbie Dunbar
    • An omega businessman with a sweet tooth meets an alpha cafe owner, and when the bachelor charity auction they’re involved with doesn’t go as planned, they take matters into their own hands.
  • Dear Daddy, Please Spank Me by Chara Croft
    • Naughty or Nice Book 7
    • A YouTuber roped into writing a “Dear Santa” letter for a kink app ends up with a response he wasn’t expecting.
  • From the Ashes: A Manhattan Sloane Thriller by Stacy Lynn Miller
    • A police detective and a DEA agent search for a killer while dealing with their parenthood, loss, and their new relationship.
  • As If Death Summoned: A Novel of the AIDS Epidemic by Alan Rose
    • The spirit of a man lost on the Australian Bogong High Plains haunts an American man many years later as he tries to deal with the AIDS epidemic.
  • THE MELLIFICATION by Nat Buchbinder
    • A young transgender vampire decides to break away from his isolated colony but faces danger when he realizes a hostile force is preparing to destroy all the world’s vampires.
  • A Phoenix Christmas – An Out for Justice Short Story by Reese Knightley
    • A couple’s holiday party plans screech to a halt when their dog disappears.
  • Puppy Gets a Master: A Pet Play, Age Gap, Daddy Dom, Age Play, DDlb, Kinky, Insta-Love, Billionaire, BDSM, Dom Romance Series by Amarra Skye
  • Mare Stare by Mary Kit Caelsto
    • Noble Dreams Book 14
    • Two women struggle with their relationship and their farm in the aftermath of assault.

Dec. 2

Dec. 3

  • The Orphan by Marcus Tallberg and Elin Frykholm
    • The Kraften Trilogy Book 1
    • Three orphans living in a totalitarian society are chosen to attend an elite military school where they will be trained to fight the rebels.
  • Consumed: A Driven World Novel by Elizabeth Knox and KB Worlds
    • Determined to make her own way, a woman ignores her male family members’ warnings and dives into the racing world.
  • Ira by Leigh Kenzie
    • Vendetta Book 4
    • A story about love and vengeance in a dangerous mafia family.
  • Ex-Daredevil by Zoe Lee
    • Local Beats Book 2
    • After a stunt goes wrong, a skydiver accidentally ends up in a lawyer’s car, and sparks fly.
  • The First Twelve by BL Maxwell
    • Better Together Universe Book 3
    • After raising his siblings, a man has an opportunity to raise his own child with his partner–if they can survive the experience.
  • Full Contact by Kelly Fox
    • Wrecked: Guardians Book 2
    • Two mercenaries who are constantly at each other’s throats are ordered to go on a mission together and get more than they bargained for.
  • Angels in the City by Garrett Leigh
    • A high-powered CEO finds himself a fake date for an important Christmas party, but the two quickly move past a simple corporate arrangement.
  • The Deputy and His Enforcer by Kiki Clark
    • Kincaid Pack Book 3
    • A shifter whose job is to protect his pack falls for the human deputy who’s on the verge of figuring out all his secrets.
  • Dark When It Gets Dark by Yves Olade
    • A collection of poetry about desire, gentleness, and grief.
  • Nothing Left But A… by 3rd King
  • Through Rain and Missing Mantaurs by Jeanne Marcella
    • A half-breed centaur is suddenly faced with the truth of a past she no longer remembers when her new boss accuses her lover of an unspeakable crime.

Dec. 4

Dec. 5

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Nov. 22

Nov. 23

Nov. 24

Nov. 25

  • Soul Survivor by Daniel de Lorne
    • Immortals of the Apocalypse Book 1
    • An immortal being who consumes human souls to survive stumbles into a village and offers his services as an assassin, only to be caught between warring factions and his own attraction to a human warrior.
  • The Melted Star: The Flight of a Butterfly by Logan Skriha
    • The god Ares tries to raise two twins without letting them know about their magical background, but when they’re forced out into the real world, they have to choose their own paths.
  • Newyddian by Charlie Godwyne
    • Augarten Book 5
    • In the near future, a man who’s just discovered his magic receives omens of war that put him and his partners in danger.
  • Finding His Passion: A Shifter Mpreg Romance by Jena Wade and Lorelei M. Hart

Nov. 26

Nov. 27

  • Secrets My Mother Kept by Rebecca Tucker
    • After she receives her birth certificate and learns she’s adopted, a woman searches for answers and understanding about her birth family and her Jewish heritage.
  • Seven Minutes to Love by Lucy Ravens
    •  Breaking All His Rules Book 4
    • A man struggling to be both a rock star and a single dad falls for his child’s nanny–who happens to be an old flame.
  • The Rising Tide by Kyra Anderson
    • The Coalition Book 2
    • In a future America recovering from a second Revolutionary War, a woman joins a group of freedom fighters whose efforts might turn the country they’re fighting for against them.
  • Red-Light Wrangler by Bella Settara
    • The Men of Moone Mountain Book 2
    • Known for sleeping around but hiding his homosexuality, the heir to a rich rancher falls for a new ranch hand, but their respective secrets threaten to destroy their relationship.
  • Being Merry by Meka James
    • Desert Rose Hook-ups Book 3
    • A homeless woman who’s a big fan of Christmas gets a break as a temporary roomie to her coworker’s sister, and the two find a surprising amount of Christmas spirit together.
  • Thinking of Him by Jayden Steel
    • Claiming His Heart Duet Book 1
    • A personal security guard falls for the son of his new client.

Nov. 28

  • Make Believe by Cory Wolfe
    • In the aftermath of a series of teenage suicides, a counselor struggles to help the remaining area high school students cope–particularly one student who prefers to hide his grief behind a camera lens.
  • Season’s Bleedings by Bryan Michael Ellis
    • A dysfunctional family adds murder to their list of holiday problems.
  • It’s Not You by Becca Seymour
    • True-Blue Book 5
    • A drifter with a past finally finds a place to put down roots, but when he falls for his landlord, their pasts may ruin their chances for a future together.
  • Meran’s Reproach by Deonne Dane
    • The Books of Locurnia Book 2
    • A man plagued by a mysterious vision must decide whether to dig into the magic to uncover the truth or resist it and keep control of his mind.
  • Silk & Steel: A Queer Speculative Adventure Anthology by Ellen Kushner, Aliette de Bodard, Django Wexler, Jennifer Mace, Freya Marske, et al
    • A collection of short stories featuring queer heroines from all walks of life.
  • The Vet’s Christmas Familiar: MM Fated Mates Paranormal Romance by TJ Nichols
    • Familiar Mates Book 4
    • An eagle shifter stuck in his eagle form after a serious injury is nursed back to health by a vet who doesn’t realize the injured bird is something more.

See y’all next week for another release list to fill up your TBR!

What’s COMING OUT (pun intended) this week? We love lgbtqia+ books and we want you to find ones you love, too!⁠ Thank you to bardicfool from Instagram for helping us out this time! Let us know anything that we missed in the comments! We are working on a better system for finding Children’s and Middle-Grade lgbt+-related books to make sure that we include all of them, too! 🌈

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Nov. 15

  • The Worm and His Kings by Hailey Piper
    • After her girlfriend vanishes, a woman dives into an underground world of cultists to find out what really happened.
  • Karmic Casualties: A Maxi’s Place Story by Literary Stud
    • A story about the love affairs of a restaurant owner, her coworkers, and her family.
  • The Change in the Game by B Q Hanson
    • The Change Book 3
    • A college student is convinced to join a hockey team–despite the fact that he doesn’t know anything about the game.
  • Starting Over by Rob Browatzke
    • After fourteen years apart, two men reunite and debate restarting their relationship now that things are different.
  • Hearts Under Siege by TL Dickerson
    • The Coffield Chronicles Book 1
    • In 1862, a woman dresses as a man so she can join the army.
  • Mistletoe in the Marigny by Kyle Baxter
  • The Demon’s Mythical Birds by Ezra Dawn
    • Venetian Hills Book 5
    • A short story about a prince of hell and the two phoenixes he’s trying to protect who may also be his fated mates.

Nov. 16

Nov. 17

  • South by Thera D Pitts
    • After her father dies, a girl who’s been living as a freewheeling street musician is forced into her estranged mother’s Baptist community, where she meets a Muslim pianist with secrets of his own.
  • Synclair by Rachel Gold
    • Frustrated with her crush on her best friend–and her best friend’s girlfriend–a girl decides to explore spirituality and begins to wonder if she can’t have both love and religion.
  • A Fate Worse Than This by Angelia Kulig
    • Soul Painters Book 2
    • In a world of time traveling, oracles, and curses, three people struggle to find their places and understand their powers.
  • Nothing to Declare by Richard M Ravin
    • An L.A. restaurant owner who has his life together is thrown when he learns he’s the heir to a con man he was friends with back in the 70s.
  • Dear Daddy, Please Love Me by Gianni Holmes
    • The latest novel by Gianni Holmes. 
  • Inside Mari, Volume 7 by Shuzo Oshimi
    • The latest installment of a series about a college dropout who suddenly finds himself in the body of a high school girl.
  • Film for Her by Orion Carloto
    • A collection of poetry, prose, and photos about the concept of memory.
  • A Strange Loop by Michael R. Jackson
    • A play about a queer black writer struggling with his day job while writing a play about a queer black writer struggling with his day job while writing a play.
  • Emerging Rebellion: A Men of Myth Short Story by Brandon Witt
    • A short story set in the Men of Myth world.
  • Silent Knight by T. R. Valleroy
    • The Heart of the Holidays: A Stand Alone Gay YA Series Book 4
    • The fourth book in the Heart of the Holidays series.
  • Yule Be Mine: A Box Set by J.P. Bowie, Lisabet Sarai, and Em Woods
    • Three seasonal romances set during the holidays.
  • Luca Lays It Down by Alexandra Reed and E.S. McMillan
    • Twelve Drummers Drumming Book 2
    • An Italian drummer trying to become a professional musician in New York meets and falls for a fireman who turns his life upside down.
  • Say Yes to a Mess by Elle Brownlee
    • Dreamspun Desires Book 103
    • Two friends fake an engagement in order to save a family member’s TV show, but as the pretense continues, the grooms start to wish their upcoming wedding were real.
  • Secret’s Hold by L.M. Somerton
    • A murder witness tries to escape his past by working at a bar, but when an accident causes him to lose his memory, he’s forced to rely on the bouncer who will stop at nothing to protect him.
  • #CassiNova by Lori G. Matthew
    • A lonely up-and-coming Hollywood star and a woman with a broken heart are thrown together and have to decide whether they want to follow their hearts.
  • His Man by D Breeze
  • An Elf to Myself by Emy Calirel
    • A man on a craft store mission meets and falls for one of Santa’s elves, and while they hit it off during the holidays, they begin to wonder if they want to stay together even after Christmas.
  • Incorrigible by Tabitha Stephenson
  • Companion Required by Brian Lancaster
    • Once a year, a successful CEO hires someone to be his date for a holiday vacation, but when he ends up with a supposedly straight companion who has his own agenda, all bets are off.
  • The Cyborg Tinkerer by Meg LaTorre
  • Protecting Her Wolf: A FF Shifter Paranormal Romance by Ariel Marie
    • The Nightstar Shifters Book 2
    • A wolf shifter finds a potential mate in a human woman, but their relationship is threatened by rogue wolves up to no good.
  • Gingerbread Mistletoe by Amy Aislin
    • Lighthouse Bay Book 2
    • Two men with bad history must work together to pull off their town’s annual hockey tournament.
  • The Stars at Night by Gerri Hill
    • Two women stuck in a remote mountain town–one a city girl, the other a park ranger–find something they weren’t expecting in each other.
  • Sea Kissed: A Contemporary MM Little Mermaid Retelling by Spencer Spears
    • An MM Fairy Tale Romance Book 6
    • A retelling of The Little Mermaid involving an amnesiac on the run from kidnappers and a famous millionaire who promises to protect him even as he claims their relationship can’t last.
  • Duke the Hall: An M/M Superhero Romance by E.J. Russell
    • Royal Powers Book 9
    • Two dukes who started out hating each other are now poised to enter a politically charged wedding–if they can survive machinations, thunderstorms, and irritating relatives.
  • Bound Together: A New Adult Reverse Harem Romance by K Webster and Nikki Ash

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Nov. 21

What’s COMING OUT (pun intended) this week? We love lgbtqia+ books and we want you to find ones you love, too!⁠ Thank you to bardicfool from Instagram for helping us out this time! Let us know anything that we missed in the comments! We are working on a better system for finding Children’s and Middle-Grade lgbt+-related books to make sure that we include all of them, too! 🌈

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Nov. 8

Nov. 9

  • Black Queer Freedom: Spaces of Injury and Paths of Desire by GerShun Avilez
    • New Black Studies Series
    • A discussion of queer black artists and how their work reflects their experiences.
  • Learned Behaviors: A Single Dad Romance by Jayce Ellis
    • Higher Education Book 1
    • Two single dads meet at work and start out hating each other until an assignment changes everything.
  • Paint Eater by Marina Vivancos
    • A tattoo artist starts up a friends-with-benefits relationship with a former high school classmate that quickly turns into more than either planned for.

Nov. 10

  • Here the Whole Time by Vitor Martins (This is our November Book of the Month! November boxes are still available!)
    • A boy being bullied about his weight learns that he’ll be sharing a room with his crush for fifteen days over school break.
  • Sasha Masha by Agnes Borinsky
    • A teen struggling with his gender identity meets and falls for a gay boy who introduceds him to the LGBTQ+ community and new ideas about what it means to be “Real.”
  • Master of One by Jaida Jones and Dani Bennett
    • After being captured mid-heist, a thief is ordered to use his skills to find a dangerous fae “relic”…that turns out to be an actual fae prince.
  • The Girl Who Was Convinced Beyond All Reason That She Could Fly by Sybil Lamb
    • A young homeless girl who can fly gets herself into trouble when she steals from a dangerous neighbor.
  • Laurel Everywhere by Erin Moynihan
    • A teenager struggles with the aftermath of her mother and siblings’ death, while her father’s grief threatens to destroy what’s left of their family.
  • HomeComing by Michael Craft
    • Mister Puss Book 3
    • An architect, amateur detective, and owner of a talking cat is drawn into a murder case involving a famous director.
  • Brief Black Candles by Lydia K Valentine
    • A collection of poetry that explores themes including family, loss, and survival.
  • Archaic Modernism: Queer Poetics in the Cinema of Pier Paolo Pasolini by Daniel Humphrey
    • Queer Screens Book 2
    • A look at three adaptations of Greek tragedy as envisioned by gay filmmaker Pier Paolo Pasolini.
  • We Want It All: An Anthology of Radical Trans Poetics by Andrea Abi-Karam
    • A collection of poems by a group of intergenerational trans writers.
  • Harmada by João Gilberto Noll 
    • A man rises from obscurity to become a powerful director at an avant-garde theater, all while searching for a nameless city that might be metaphor or might be something else.
  • Inheritance by Taylor Johnson
    • A collection of poems about identity and living in Washington, D.C.
  • At All Costs by Simone Anderson
    • The son of a rich family tries to figure out why he’s being targeted by kidnappers–and why he’s falling for his bodyguard.
  • Recruit Unbowed by Emerson Belle
  • Avenging Avery by Sheri Lewis Wohl
    • A vampire looking for vengeance finds common ground with a sheriff who wants the same.
  • The Second First Date by Marie Lark
  • Bad to Be Good by Andrew Grey
    • An ex-mobster trying to live a new life puts himself on the line for a single dad who needs his help.
  • No Regrets by Joy Argento
    • Two women with complicated lives start to fall for one another, but when one becomes seriously ill, they have to decide whether their love is worth fighting for.
  • Too Good to Be True by Leigh Hays
    • A Providence Romance Book 1
    • A woman trying to move on from past mistakes meets a single mom struggling with her ex, and though sparks fly, their lives may be too complicated to make things work.
  • The Little Matchboy: A Contemporary MM Little Matchgirl Retelling by Jackie North
    • An MM Fairy Tale Romance Book 4
    • A retelling of The Little Match Girl in which a Chicago hoodlum saves a young man from his abusive father, and the two try to figure out how to fit into each other’s lives.
  • Written in the Stars by Alexandria Bellefleur
    • After a woman lies to her brother about a successful blind date, she convinces her date to fake a relationship so they can both make it through the holidays…with unforeseen consequences for them both.
  • Treacherous Seas by Radclyffe
    • Provincetown Tales Book 8
    • A woman trying to reach her pregnant wife and a rookie cop trying to navigate impending disaster are caught up in an epidemic.
  • The Holiday Treatment by Elle Spencer
    • A lesbian writer trying to get a gay Christmas movie produced by the network she works for finds an ally in a new coworker who is also a former lover.
  • Holden Offshore by Lynn Michaels
    • Special Forces: Operation Alpha
    • The budding romance between an offshore boat racer and his best friend faces a roadblock when drug runner threatens the racer’s brother.
  • River’s Edge by BA Tortuga
    • Banished Book 2
    • A banished wolf shifter encounters his ex, who wants to make things right, but their reunion is interrupted when they realize one of them is being targeted.
  • Outlaw by Kiki Burrelli
    • Wolves of Royal Paynes Book 4
    • An alpha who’s lost not only his omega but also his entire pack struggles to prevent disaster from happening again.
  • Two to Tangle by Melissa Brayden
    • A Tangle Valley Romance Book 2
    • A chef hiding from romance meets a carpenter who’s interested, and the two dance around the possibility of romance.
  • Bat Boy by Christine Lee
    • Easton U Pirates Book 1
    • A college baseball player falls for the team’s bat boy–another college student who also happens to be the coach’s son, and therefore off limits.

Nov. 11

Nov. 12

  • Robert y Leo by Reginah George (This is a Spanish-language novel–not sure if you want to include it?)
  • Leo Bersani: A Speculative Introduction by Mikko Tuhkanen
    • A look at the scholarly work of Leo Bersani, who influenced the fields of literary criticism, queer theory, and cultural studies, among others.
  • The Woman of the Wolf and Other Stories by Renée Vivien
    • A collection of myth- and fairy-tale-based sapphic short stories originally published in 1904. (This was obviously published before, but no other edition exists on Amazon, so I’m guessing it’s cool to include it…?)
  • Everybody But Me by Marcus Lopés
    • A man still recovering from college trauma finds himself revisiting his worst days as he tries to move on with a new love and a new life.
  • The God of San Francisco by James J Siegel
    • A study of grief in the queer community during the beginning of the AIDS crisis.
  • Confidential Moments: A M/M Sports Romance by Laura John
    • Love in Sienna Series Book 5
    • A cocky baseball player falls in love with a man who isn’t out, putting added pressure on their relationship.
  • Matched to His Panther: An M/M Mpreg Shifter Dating App Romance by Lorelei M. Hart and Colbie Dunbar
  • To Love a Ghost by Annabella Stone
    • The Ghost Protectors Book 1
    • Officially declared dead, an Australian Special Forces Commando is recruited into the Ghost Protectors as an analyst and caught up in a cartel war.
  • Strawberry Kisses by Charlie Novak
    • Two men secretly pining for each other try to keep their feelings hidden while playing fake boyfriends for a family event.

Nov. 13

Nov. 14

  • The Music of Mercy by Daniel Elijah Sanderfer
    • The Heart of the Holidays: A Stand Alone Gay YA Series Book 2
    • A teenager struggling to help his family stay afloat comes across an antique music box he could never afford–and a holiday romance he wasn’t expecting.
  • Anything by Jamie Weaver
    • A woman struggles with neglect, drug addiction, betrayal, and more.
  • One Night Standard: Contemporary M/M Romance by Aria Grace
    • Two men who claim to only be interested in one night stands end up falling hard for each other.
  • We Whisk You a Merry Christmas by Anna Martin
    • A baker finds a sleeping man in his kitchen and asks him for help.
  • Heard It in a Love Song: An LGBT+ Anthology by Michelle Brown, C.L. Matthews, Faith Ryan, Leigh Kenzie, et al
    • A charity anthology of LGBTQ+ stories.