Free online samples of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT)-themed ebooks from the authors and publishers at Smashwords.

I Am Not A Monster by Stephen C. Barns I Am Not A Monster by Feb. 25, 2017 $10.00 21030 words
Join Matt Alder on his struggle to come to terms with his sexuality and his new face of religion, and judgement. It's a powerful story as Matt comes to terms with his past, and forgiveness.
Noah by Cara Dee Noah by Feb. 25, 2017 $3.99 79378 words Sample 20%
In 48 hours I lost everything. I found my girlfriend of four years with another man. The next day a plane crash ripped my family away from me, and the fun-loving man who'd lived in the fast lane in the film industry was gone. Only one person knew what I was going through. My sister's stepson who hadn't been on the plane. Together, we started picking up the pieces to see what was left of us.
Home by Cara Dee Home by Feb. 25, 2017 $2.99 53483 words Sample 20%
For as long as I can remember, I've only had survival in mind. It's what I know. There is no future beyond making it through another night and getting my hands on as much money as possible, by any means necessary. Pride and dignity are things I can't afford. Adrian appeared at a time I most needed a helping hand, and his habit of rescuing strays became my salvation.
Showboys by GA Hauser Showboys by Feb. 25, 2017 $3.99 60277 words Sample 10%
Showboys… Two straight men experimenting in gay-for-you ratings tactics. For Mitch and Vince, it’s the difference between obscurity and stardom.
My Stepbrother Paolo by Nathan J Morissey My Stepbrother Paolo by Feb. 25, 2017 $3.99 13147 words Sample 10%
When Greg’s mom abandons the family, Greg is left alone with his new stepbrother, the hunky Italian-American stud Paolo. But trouble threatens their flowering relationship. Can they sustain a meaningful relationship with this new arrangement? Or will Greg crack under the pressure?
Class Distinctions by Rick Reed Class Distinctions by Feb. 25, 2017 $1.99 11930 words Sample 20%
Kyle and Jonathan were perfect for each other, the two halves that, once together, made a whole. And then one snowy night just before Parents’ Weekend on the campus of Hamilton University, Kyle drops a bomb: he’s breaking up with Jonathan. Follow the couple through the stormy (in more ways than one) night that ensues. Why has Kyle suddenly decided to throw away something so precious and good?
The Cookie Said Red by J.D. Walker The Cookie Said Red by Feb. 25, 2017 $2.99 13016 words Sample 20%
One day Cisco’s fortune cookie reads, "Red is the color of your heart's desire." When his date turns up wearing a red shirt, he's ecstatic. But things turn ugly and he has to call for assistance. Benjy McCrae, head of security, comes to his rescue. Then he notices Benjy's red tie. Has Cisco's "heart's desire" been under his nose all along? Are the stars finally in his favor?
Snapshots by Addison Albright Snapshots by Feb. 25, 2017 $4.99 45189 words Sample 20%
Whatever your romance reading preference -- gay virgin, opposites attract, friends to lovers, or simply fun how-they-met stories -- this collection contains a variety of sweet, contemporary, short gay romances, sure to make you smile. Rewritten and re-edited, these stories were previously published singly and are available now in one collection!
Love Is Snowblind by Deirdre O'Dare Love Is Snowblind by Feb. 25, 2017 $3.99 22985 words Sample 20%
Aspiring sled dog racer Dylan trusts his beloved lead dogs completely. Following an accident in dangerous circumstances, they accept cheechako Grey into their pack. Can he then refuse the newcomer admission into his life?
The Libertine by William Holden The Libertine by Feb. 25, 2017 $2.99 13273 words Sample 20%
Adam, an assassin for the Dutch Army has only a few hours to make a decision that will change the course of history. To disarm The Libertine and murder Captain Blair and his Quartermaster, Gregor and return to his kingdom a hero, or betray his homeland, all for the love of Gregor, a man he doesn’t know and isn’t sure he can trust.
Aftermath: The New Dungeon by SM Johnson Aftermath: The New Dungeon by Feb. 24, 2017 $3.99 97447 words Sample 20%
Aftermath is a bit different. Oh, don’t worry, Jeff still talks to us in first person, and Roman is still very Roman… but all these guys are in wildly different relationship stages, with Dare, Zach, and Thomas in a maintenance stage, Doc and Tristan in a new relationship, and Roman and Jeff deepening their commitment to one another. Enjoy!
Max Has a Sweet Tooth (Assassin's Loyalty #2) by Stephani Hecht Max Has a Sweet Tooth (Assassin's Loyalty #2) by Feb. 24, 2017 $3.99 33478 words Sample 10%
Can shifters so different, a Leopard and a Sugar Glider, not only survive an attack but surrender to their passion and find happiness? Or will Max be yet another lonely Leopard?
By Mutual Consent by Tracey Richardson By Mutual Consent by Feb. 24, 2017 $9.99 81927 words Sample 20%
Two women bound by the perfect business contract fall in love with the most inconvenient people—each other.
Joie de Vivre by Micheala Lynn Joie de Vivre by Feb. 24, 2017 $9.99 73258 words Sample 20%
Working her current case may cost forensic anthropologist Dr. Kate Riley the woman she loves.
Bitter Heart by Mary Griggs Bitter Heart by Feb. 24, 2017 $9.99 77261 words Sample 20%
When her home planet is invaded by the Babwe, royal daughter Julian escapes aboard a trade ship. She must get to the Unity planet and persuade the system government to intervene before all of her people are slaughtered or enslaved. With the fate of her people in the balance, can Julian work fast enough to save them?
Twisted Minds by Jody Valley Twisted Minds by Feb. 24, 2017 $9.99 80282 words Sample 20%
Twisted Minds is the highly anticipated sequel to the Golden Crown Award finalist A Venomous Cocktail.
A Gay Stepbrother Romance by Nathan J Morissey A Gay Stepbrother Romance by Feb. 24, 2017 $3.99 8950 words Sample 10%
Peter is in love with his stepbrother. Can he resist the temptation? More importantly, will he end up with the man of his dreams, find love and live happily-ever-after?
Fearless: Finn Factor Series, Book 7 by R.G. Alexander Fearless: Finn Factor Series, Book 7 by Feb. 24, 2017 $0.99 43215 words Sample 20%
Can you be Fearless? Rory Finn used to have a sinful reputation and a fetish for a certain kind of man–the straighter the better. But he’s turned over a new leaf…just in time for his two best friends to start breaking one of the few rules they had–with each other.
LGBT Erotic Romance Rescued In The Shade (Billionaire Vampires Series Book 1) by Terry Anderson LGBT Erotic Romance Rescued In The Shade (Billionaire Vampires Series Book 1) by Feb. 23, 2017 Free! 5753 words Read a sample
A young man who had been kicked out of his home because he was gay, makes his way to a party where he expects to find someone to take him in. He is drugged, but rescued by someone else, and taken to a billionaire's mansion where he revives, and is given the choice of leaving or staying--as the vampire's personal property.
LGBT Erotic Paranormal Romance Vampires and Ménage à Trois by Terry Anderson LGBT Erotic Paranormal Romance Vampires and Ménage à Trois by Feb. 23, 2017 $7.47 34633 words Sample 10%
This is a boxed set of our Billionaire Vampire Series and our Menage a Trois Series. The Billionaire Vampire series is about a young man who had heard about a party where he might meet someone who could take him in. Well, he did, but it was a Vampire who happened to be a billionaire. In the Menage a Trois Series, a young man goes to a bar and meets two vampires who share him.
A Lone Stranger by Layla Wolfe A Lone Stranger by Feb. 23, 2017 $2.99 66297 words Sample 15%
HARTE: I patched over to The Bent Zealots MC. I quickly got down to brass tacks, to show my new brothers I was all business. Too bad that business involves Bond Blackburn. That guy is so far in denial he’s practically Egyptian. BOND: This club is a fucking joke. How’s a man supposed to make a new start after the joint? I have to sneak downtown if I want some halfway decent head.
Lick Me! by Candy Hart Lick Me! by Feb. 23, 2017 $2.99 11416 words Sample 20%
THESE GIRLS ARE WET - THEY'RE WILD - AND THEY'RE GETTING UP TO NO GOOD! Fresh from Candy Hart - a threesome that will blow you away! THREE sexy stories with hot wet girls who are giving it all for their taboo older women! They're going to get naked, they're going to get SO WET, they're going to GET DIRTY! Warning! This taboo collection of books is for mature audiences only!
Bad Blood by Shannon West Bad Blood by Feb. 23, 2017 $0.99 21677 words Sample 20%
After finding strange tracks from a huge unknown breed of wolf near their home, Blaine, the alpha of the gray wolves, must investigate. Alone by a nearby stream, the shifter is surprised to discover who the tracks and the scent belong to. The Dire Wolves, an ancient pack the grays thought extinct, came spoiling for a fight. Led by Kerrick, the northern pack of huge...
Mephisto by Stephen Shypitka Mephisto by Feb. 22, 2017 $2.99 23905 words Sample 20%
Once touched. Taken. Never to be the same. The legend of Chateau Boutavant its siren butcher and his troubled and tragic loves. A fairie story to make the brothers Grimm, proud.
Spare the Rod, Spoil the Jock - Part 2 by Keegan Kennedy Spare the Rod, Spoil the Jock - Part 2 by Feb. 22, 2017 $2.99 15589 words Sample 20%
Joel Cassidy is obsessed, fixated on his best friend’s father who is straight. The scheming eighteen-year-old has gone to great lengths to snare the dominant man who is muscular, hairy, and ripe for the picking. But when the heat between them flares, Joel finds himself on the business end of a thirteen-inch obstacle that he’s hellbent on tackling.
Storm by Mathis B. Rogers Storm by Feb. 22, 2017 $3.99 32633 words Sample 15%
When Lightning Strikes Two Hearts - Can Love's Thunderstorm Be Far Behind? When Scott Campbell pulls into an old hotel one dark and rainy afternoon, all he wants to do is get off the road, out of the storm, and into bed for a good night's sleep. But lightning strikes when David Bennett walks into the hotel lobby, also looking for a room.
Sold to his Demon Master by Robyn Hunter Sold to his Demon Master by Feb. 22, 2017 $2.99 13066 words Sample 20%
Captured by monster raiders, Frederic has resigned himself to a future as a human pleasure slave in the cities that are ruled by the Demon-Dukes.
Have Gun Will Travel by Layla Wolfe Have Gun Will Travel by Feb. 22, 2017 $2.99 67829 words Sample 20%
Beatrix Hellman has reunited with her sweetbutt friends from high school. She needs something new to believe in, and her old friends become her new family. But a sadistic cartel associate of the club has maimed one of the whores. Bee and the women put a bounty on Tony Tormenta’s head. And they think they know just the man for the job.
A Gorgeous Mess by Layla Wolfe A Gorgeous Mess by Feb. 22, 2017 $2.99 59923 words Sample 15%
ANSON: Turk Blackburn, Bent Zealots MC Prez, ordered me on a fresh operation: infiltrate the Navajo Rez and find out who is claiming the Zealots’ turf, using kids to cook drugs. My partner is the famous badge slut, Ormond Tangier, known far and wide for his subservience to anyone in uniform. Mercenaries don’t wear badges, but my dominant side soon has me all over my new servant.
Forgotness: Part 2: Forgotness, Chapter 6: Loch an Eilein by T W G Fraser Forgotness: Part 2: Forgotness, Chapter 6: Loch an Eilein by Feb. 22, 2017 Free! 6938 words Read a sample
This is Chapter 6 of Part 2: Prince Andrew, Loch an Eilein, Aviemore, Pigeons, Boris and romance? Forgotness: Sea levels have risen 200m, and England is underwater. After the Trident nuclear strikes little of the population is left, struggling to survive on the few hilltops above sea level. Felix is sent north to try to find a way to get to higher ground.
Longing by A.J. Llewellyn & D.J. Manly Longing by
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Jubilee Mason and Kieran must work together, even when their emotional life leaves them…longing.
Secret Flames by Adam Carpenter Secret Flames by Feb. 22, 2017 $6.99 56163 words Sample 20%
When new-to-town Angel Montero joins the White Pine fire department, temperatures arise, especially for Trent Rogers, who is still reeling from his father's fiery death.
Brackets by AKM Miles Brackets by Feb. 22, 2017 $6.99 76170 words Sample 20%
Photojournalist Austin Edmunds is something of a loner, preferring his own company to all of the people his friends try to set him up with. A new assignment in the Smoky Mountains might just change all that, though, when Austin meets big, sexy hunk, Brack Edge.
Closet Exhibitionist by Clare London Closet Exhibitionist by Feb. 22, 2017 You set the price! 2660 words Sample 30%
After a long, hard day at work, Ben was looking forward to a relaxing evening. He didn't expect to be ambushed by his mischievous partner Davey, with an eye for sexy game play.
Something Like Magic by Max C. Payne Something Like Magic by Feb. 22, 2017 $4.99 45146 words Sample 20%
John Cunningham is a private investigator looking into the disappearance of his friend's son, but he hits a roadblock because there's no evidence and the perpetrators are thought to have used magic. For assistance, he's pointed to magical consultant Orion Kensington, and asks for his help despite John's bad history with magic and reluctance to have anything to do with it.
Love Tokens by Megan Derr Love Tokens by Feb. 22, 2017 $1.99 12948 words Sample 20%
Chanda is the Lord of Honey Flower House, which caters to those who have a taste for the paranormal between the sheets. Being an incubus makes him all the better at the job, even if it also leaves him lonely. Then a demon appears on his doorstep in search of a missing person, and Chanda is quickly reminded why he prefers the relatively quiet life as master of a pleasure house...
Awakened by Shei Darksbane Awakened by Feb. 21, 2017 $2.99 97302 words Sample 20%
Geeky lesbian Dakota Shepherd was just a bored security guard until the night she Awakened, Hellfire blazing from her hands. She stumbled upon a secret that nearly ruined her life. Now she wants to know who put her back to sleep when she Awakened years before. Awakened is the first book in this geeky, witty urban fantasy series that fans are calling a "masterfully woven tale". Get it now!
Darkstone by D Jordan Redhawk Darkstone by Feb. 21, 2017 $9.99 106056 words Sample 20%
Two women on opposing sides of the battle between good and evil, both pawns in a game they don’t fully comprehend...
First Fall by Genevieve Fortin First Fall by Feb. 21, 2017 $9.99 64002 words Sample 20%
Can two women who prefer an uncomplicated life handle the messiness of falling in love?
Sierra City by Gerri Hill Sierra City by Feb. 21, 2017 $9.99 82487 words Sample 20%
Through lies and deception, Chris and Jessie each struggle to deny the growing attraction that could brighten both their lives...
The Voice in My Head by Sarah Ettritch The Voice in My Head by Feb. 21, 2017 $0.99 13839 words Sample 20%
When Izzy’s implanted virtual assistant experiences a catastrophic failure, she receives a new implant with a unique personality and falls in love with the voice in her head.
A Little Bit of Grey by Gaëlle Cathy A Little Bit of Grey by Feb. 21, 2017 $5.99 97813 words Sample 20%
Sarah spent years running away from her feelings for women. Then she meets Letty, an animal activist, outspoken Latino lesbian. Once again she is faced with conflicting emotions, as they get to know each other. Suddenly, Letty becomes the one confused. What if she had another agenda? Could she still get on with it? And would Sarah survive the betrayal?
The Otto Digmore Difference by Brent Hartinger The Otto Digmore Difference by Feb. 21, 2017 $5.99 59658 words Sample 20%
Otto Digmore is a 26-year-old gay guy with dreams of being a successful actor, and now he only has three days to drive all the way across the country with his friend Russel Middlebrook in order to land the role of a lifetime. A "new adult" book the author of the gay teen classic, Geography Club.
Coming in the Vines by Alex Vander Coming in the Vines by Feb. 20, 2017 $2.99 4385 words Sample 25%
Having enjoyed the pleasures of the grove our hero must prove his worth to the satyrs by satisfying their sacred manikin.
Beast (A Bear Mountain Story) by Kelex Beast (A Bear Mountain Story) by Feb. 20, 2017 $3.99 46793 words Sample 10%
Subject Z-701 has few memories. Kept in a drug-induced haze and controlled through neural transmitters, he’s let out of his cage when death and destruction is what’s desired. Until an accident changes his fate.
A Night To Remember by Drakinan A Night To Remember by Feb. 20, 2017 $0.99 4342 words Sample 30%
This book is a short story about eroticism about a woman feeling so lonely. But one day she meets a new friend that will lead her where she never went before.
The Line of Allora by Lia Cooper The Line of Allora by Feb. 20, 2017 $2.99 35427 words Sample 10%
There’s no time for happily ever after in the Kingdom of Pacchia…
Hoofin' It to the Altar by Silvia Violet Hoofin' It to the Altar by Feb. 20, 2017 $2.99 29803 words Sample 10%
Deer shifter Jason Fleetfoot and vampire detective Drew Danvers have been together for a year. When Drew proposes, Jason is thrilled but shocked—vampires aren’t usually the marrying kind, even the few who side with the good guys.
Dating Ryan Alback by J.E. Birk Dating Ryan Alback by Feb. 20, 2017 $4.99 66543 words Sample 15%
When a talk show host launches a dating contest to find Ryan a boyfriend and Jason accidentally wins, neither of them expect anything to come from it. Yet somewhere between a disastrous massage and a mud sinkhole, they both start to wonder if this date could be more than just a public relations stunt.
One Last Try by Kari Gregg One Last Try by Feb. 19, 2017 $3.99 43801 words Sample 20%
Alpha fixer Dio must convince Nox, a barren omega, to give his pack -- and love -- one last try.