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

Guns n' Boys : Paris (gay romance) by K.A. Merikan Guns n' Boys : Paris (gay romance) by K.A. Merikan Dec. 19, 2014 $0.99 13176 words Sample 30%
All Seth wants is a Christmas Eve to remember, with the man he loves. When Dom invites him to Paris, his dreams are about to come true. But the man waiting in the apartment they are to stay at changes the course of the trip. To Seth’s surprise, religion is a bigger issue for Dom than he’d thought, and it’s on a collision course with Seth’s atheism. Part of a series. 12.000 words
Christmas in His Heart by Lee Brazil Christmas in His Heart by Lee Brazil Dec. 19, 2014 $3.99 36966 words Sample 15%
Christmastime brings joy to hearts everywhere. Between snow angels, festive clothing, holiday decorations, and of course, all the beautiful lights, it’s hard not to partake in the season. Unless you no longer have Christmas in your heart.
My First Man by Cindel Sabante My First Man by Cindel Sabante Dec. 19, 2014 $2.99 6925 words Sample 20%
When Nick met Sarah in a bar three months ago, he never thought he'd find himself back in the noisy nightclub, looking for a third person to join them in bed. And there was no way he could have ever imagined that third person would be another man. That's because Sarah has a secret. She likes to turn straight men gay. She wants Nick to know the pleasures only a man can give him.
The Ghost in the Penthouse: A Romance by Kris Ripper The Ghost in the Penthouse: A Romance by Kris Ripper Dec. 19, 2014 $4.99 78581 words Sample 20%
Hiram Sussman is haunted. He's been in his family’s penthouse apartment. His parents finally decide it’s time for Hiram to move out, ghosts and all. If he can’t fend for himself, they’ll find a place for him somewhere bright, peaceful, and medicated. Hiram’s been hiding for far too long, but if he wants a future with James, he’ll need to beat back his ghosts and conquer the past.
Christmas Wishes from Brody and James by Sara York Christmas Wishes from Brody and James by Sara York Dec. 19, 2014 Free! 1225 words Read a sample
This is a very short update from Brody and James of the Colorado Heart series. At the end of book 3, Brody and James leave Wild Bluff. Find out what happens.
Because of the Rain by A.R. Moler Because of the Rain by A.R. Moler Dec. 19, 2014 $1.99 15506 words Sample 20%
Thad Blanchard is an actor. Bisexual but not out. At a party, he stumbles into art gallery owner Devon Bryant and an attraction flares between them. At first, what seems to be a likely casual hook-up begins to show signs of something more. But there are a lot of roadblocks in the way—manipulative co-workers, Thad's career, travel and unexpected health issues. How much is Thad willing to risk?
Esther by Fallen Kittie Esther by Fallen Kittie Dec. 19, 2014 $1.99 11044 words Sample 20%
Sometimes, a part of me enjoyed watching her fall, how slowly she unraveled the threads of her own lies, her inevitable self-destruction. I enjoyed how calmly she crawled back to me to pick up the pieces through her sex.
The World of Cherry 2 by Kay Brandt The World of Cherry 2 by Kay Brandt Dec. 19, 2014 $2.99 33990 words Sample 20%
Cherry, the enigmatic and lusty lesbian madam, explores her own perverse fantasies, diving deeper into the protected realm of her world. The ladies are spoiled in Cherry's personal care with fine wine, dining and expensive gifts—but she demands their sexual devotion in exchange. Decadent behavior thrives as flames ignite both at Cherry's private, women-only sex club, and in her mansion.
Feast of Stephen (A Charm of Magpies) by KJ Charles Feast of Stephen (A Charm of Magpies) by KJ Charles Dec. 19, 2014 Free! 6281 words Read a sample
Stephen and Crane have finally got away on their long-awaited Christmas break, along with Crane’s henchman Merrick and Jenny Saint. A promised gift is made, and a request unexpectedly and magically fulfilled… This free story comes after Flight of Magpies and is not a standalone read.
Menage Under the Mistletoe by Eva Lilly Menage Under the Mistletoe by Eva Lilly Dec. 19, 2014 $4.99 42208 words Sample 10%
For Claire Matthews disguise now comes as easily as piano performances once did. When a letter shatters the illusion of safety, will she turn to her cop and firefighter roommates for protection, or will she disappear into the winter night as she’s done before?
"I Saw Your Ad Online..." by David Tate Dec. 19, 2014 $2.99 10434 words Sample 10%
Meet "Michael," a male escort in New York City, and enjoy his recollections of three of his first clients.
Blood In The Water by Tami Veldura Blood In The Water by Tami Veldura Dec. 19, 2014 $2.99 28160 words Sample 20%
Kyros Vindex, treasure-hunter, has a problem. He's carrying a torch for a fellow pirate with the sexual awareness of a teaspoon. Eric Deumont has more pressing concerns. There's a creature inked into his chest that no witch in the seas can expell. The spirit that lives in Eric's skin craves blood and the light of the moon allows it to wreak unchecked havoc. Cursed is an insult. This is madness.
Dead Shot by Erik Schubach Dead Shot by Erik Schubach Dec. 18, 2014 $4.99 53356 words Sample 20%
McKenzie is a soldier and her girlfriend, Katie, is a contractor with the United Nations peacekeeping force. McKenzie's squad has named her Dead Shot for her uncanny ability with weapons. When her unit is ambushed, will her skills be enough? This is set in the same world as Music of the Soul but is a standalone book.
Taken - Part Nine: The Howling Vortex by Keegan Kennedy Taken - Part Nine: The Howling Vortex by Keegan Kennedy Dec. 18, 2014 $2.99 16423 words Sample 20%
In the final installment of the Taken Series, Ryan faces a dire threat alone. Vernon’s hidden motives are revealed. And Jeb and Ryan’s face their fate…
Family: A Holiday Novella by Brigham Vaughn Family: A Holiday Novella by Brigham Vaughn Dec. 18, 2014 $2.99 25783 words Sample 20%
After too many lonely holidays, Russ and Stephen invite Russ’ family to Christmas. Russ wants to repair the relationships with his father and sister, and Stephen wants to be part of a family. When Russ’ sister, Addie, brings a guest, it makes an already challenging situation complicated. Christmas may not be as perfect as the one Stephen imagined but perhaps happiness can be found in the flaws.
Winter's Fire by Donya Lynne Winter's Fire by Donya Lynne Dec. 18, 2014 $3.99 96888 words Sample 15%
Persecuted by his father and uncertain about his future, ex-Army sniper Sam Winter turns to his best friend Cooper Brown, who shows him how perfect life can be—with him.
The Perfect Stranger by BJ Sheppard The Perfect Stranger by BJ Sheppard Dec. 18, 2014 Free! 9697 words Read a sample
On a snowy Christmas Eve, Cal finds himself stranded in a local bar, nothing but the chatty barman and the merriment of others to keep him company. As the door to the bar opens, blown in by a gust of winter breeze, Cal finds himself locked onto the handsome man who enters. With the Christmas cheer surrounding them, Cal lets his walls down enough to give into the lure of the perfect stranger.
Short Shorts by Dom Cadiz by Dom Cadiz Short Shorts by Dom Cadiz by Dom Cadiz Dec. 17, 2014 Free! 1940 words Read a sample
Two shorts written by author, Dom Cadiz.
Co-Ed Encontrado Trampa: Sara Hace Tina Servir como su Esclava Personal by j g Co-Ed Encontrado Trampa: Sara Hace Tina Servir como su Esclava Personal by j g Dec. 17, 2014 $2.99 7572 words Sample 20%
Tina fue a agarrar para Sara, pero cayó al suelo. Su toalla se cayó y ella estaba de rodillas alcanzan para Sara desnudo. "Por favor, Sara, no se lo digas a nadie!" Ella suplicó. Sara se detuvo y miró a Tina que tenía una mirada suplicante en su rostro. "Por favor, que no me puedo expulsado, simplemente no puedo." Ella hizo una pausa y continuó: "Puedes quedarte aquí, y no voy a echarte."
Little Red Dress by Shiloh Saddler Little Red Dress by Shiloh Saddler Dec. 17, 2014 Free! 4392 words Read a sample
Marta attends the Little Red Dress Party for a ladies night out before the craziness of the Christmas season begins. She enjoys watching the women on the dance floor more than participating, until Traci catches her eye in a flirty cocktail dress. The two of them strike up a friendship over drinks, but as the night wears on will it end or lead to something more?
Sol's Solstice by Leona Windwalker Sol's Solstice by Leona Windwalker Dec. 17, 2014 $3.99 40217 words Sample 20%
Sol is used to flying under his family's radar, unless focusing unwanted attention away from his more outgoing, older twin. The day comes when he pays a steep price for attempting to shield his brother. Running for his life, he is nearly run down by a car driven by Seth. Can Seth help Sol find his way back from the darkness?
Fabulinus by Ponk Vonsydow Fabulinus by Ponk Vonsydow Dec. 17, 2014 $3.00 23126 words Sample 20%
Fabulinus has been a world famous performing artist ever since he was thrust into stardom as a teen idol. Fabulinus serves as the heartthrob and sex symbol for millions of adoring female fans worldwide. But Fabulinus knows something about his sexuality that he feels he cannot express publically or risk alienating a major portion of his fan base.
A Sinful Little Gift by Kassandra Lea A Sinful Little Gift by Kassandra Lea Dec. 17, 2014 $2.99 10168 words Sample 15%
All Flynn wants for Christmas is some time with his lover Samuel. When Samuel realizes he’s been neglecting his beloved he puts together a little rendezvous that involves a scavenger hunt.
The Christmas Office Party by LJ Hamlin The Christmas Office Party by LJ Hamlin Dec. 17, 2014 $2.99 10364 words Sample 15%
Jake Holt is used to being a professional at work, and keeping his Dom side under wraps. But sexy sub Liam is determined to cross the line at the office Christmas party.
Evergreen by Racheline Maltese & Erin McRae Evergreen by Racheline Maltese & Erin McRae Dec. 17, 2014 $2.99 11401 words Sample 15%
Bisexual polyamorous TV star Liam Campbell expects to be the center of attention when he returns home for the holidays, but his lovers are tied up with other pursuits. But an argument, a snow storm, and the threat of losing one of his longest relationships eventually lead him to an adventure and a Merry Christmas of his very own.
The Night Before Christmas Eve by Winnie Jerome The Night Before Christmas Eve by Winnie Jerome Dec. 17, 2014 $2.99 17737 words Sample 15%
Long-time friends Sean and Jack always spend December 23rd with each other. But this year, their “Night Before Christmas Eve” celebration will be extra special.
Need for Sale, a Hammer Holiday story by Sean Michael Need for Sale, a Hammer Holiday story by Sean Michael Dec. 17, 2014 $2.99 10579 words Sample 15%
It’s been two years since Neil’s Master passed away unexpectedly and he’s ready for someone to touch him again. But is he ready for best friend Dalton’s secret?
Cereus: Rescue by Sean Michael Cereus: Rescue by Sean Michael Dec. 17, 2014 $4.49 49290 words Sample 15%
Even the strongest paranormal creature can need a rescue, as proven by the three stories in Cereus: Rescue.
Knitting a Broken Heart Back Together by Ari McKay Knitting a Broken Heart Back Together by Ari McKay Dec. 17, 2014 $4.49 40904 words Sample 15%
Instead of joy, Christmas brings nothing but a broken heart to dance instructor Tomy Peralta. Can handsome yarn shop owner Jason Winters prove to him that time and the right man can help him put it back together again?
Holiday Groove by Lorne Rodman Holiday Groove by Lorne Rodman Dec. 17, 2014 $2.99 17162 words Sample 15%
Four different stories, four different couples, spanning from Valentine’s Day to Christmas.
Santa's Little Kinksters by Racheline Maltese & Erin McRae Santa's Little Kinksters by Racheline Maltese & Erin McRae Dec. 17, 2014 $4.49 49752 words Sample 15%
Who doesn’t love a kinky little gift in their stocking? Who says romance and erotic romance can’t teach us anything about peace on earth and goodwill toward men?
The Working Elf Blues by Piper Vaughn The Working Elf Blues by Piper Vaughn Dec. 17, 2014 $2.99 13987 words Sample 20%
Garnet Evergreen has never heard of an elf abandoning the North Pole for a human, but he yearns to be the first. Ever since he saw Wes, the boy with sorrowful eyes, Garnet felt an undeniable kinship. Over the years, he's watched that boy grow into a man, and now he's determined to give Wes a Christmas he'll never forget. If only Garnet had thought to test his father's sleigh before leaving...
The Wish Augur by Less Than Three Press LLC The Wish Augur by Less Than Three Press LLC Dec. 17, 2014 $2.99 13629 words Sample 20%
Gabriel Juarez has only one wish for Christmas, uttered moments before midnight on Christmas Eve: a hug. He wakes up the next morning to find his wish being haphazardly granted in the form of an insecure elf called Felix, who works as a wish augur and couldn't bring himself to let Gabe's wish go unfulfilled.
A Touch of Mistletoe by Megan Derr A Touch of Mistletoe by Megan Derr Dec. 17, 2014 $5.99 60715 words Sample 20%
Less Than Three Press presents a collection of stories about people brought together by the magic of mistletoe... A Touch of Mistletoe includes the following stories: - Here For You by J.K. Pendragon - The Christmas Spirit by Talya Andor - A Beautiful Thing by A.F. Henley - Ad Meliora by E.E. Ottoman - Two Parts Mistletoe by Megan Derr
A Proper Lover (Ganymede Quartet Book 2) by Darrah Glass A Proper Lover (Ganymede Quartet Book 2) by Darrah Glass Dec. 16, 2014 $4.99 131919 words Sample 20%
Henry Blackwell is the happiest he’s ever been thanks to his companion slave Martin, and he thinks he might be falling in love. As party season approaches, Henry doesn’t want to share Martin with his friends but doesn’t want to be left out. Will he stand up for himself—and Martin—when it counts? This is book 2 of 4 in the Ganymede Quartet, a continuation of Henry & Martin’s story.
A Master's Fidelity (Ganymede Quartet Book 2.5) by Darrah Glass A Master's Fidelity (Ganymede Quartet Book 2.5) by Darrah Glass Dec. 16, 2014 Free! 14354 words Read a sample
If Henry chooses to share Martin with his friends, Martin resolves to do whatever is asked of him, but he desperately wants Henry all to himself. A good slave would never ask for a master’s fidelity, but that’s just what Martin wants to do. This story is told from Martin’s point of view and takes place concurrent to the events in the final scenes of A Proper Lover (Ganymede Quartet Book 2).
Bluebell Hall by Kayla Bashe Bluebell Hall by Kayla Bashe Dec. 16, 2014 $2.99 29255 words Sample 20%
Spunky, rambunctious Tansy Trilby is accepted into Bluebell Hall, a school for witches. There, she helps a diverse group of girls achieve better lives- and develops a crush on Cressida Montmoray, her academic nemesis. On the night of the Bloody Moon, a girl will be sacrificed to an ancient evil. Is love truly the greatest magic of all?
Elegant Little Bites Volume I (Elegant Little Bites 1-3) by Courtesan Press Elegant Little Bites Volume I (Elegant Little Bites 1-3) by Courtesan Press Dec. 16, 2014 $2.99 57256 words Sample 20%
Three sexy, heart-pounding tales of love and lust in one sizzling volume! Burn up your e-reader! Includes: The Cowboy Way by M.J. Sellers (Cowboy Romance: MM), Mephisto's Waltz by Alex Crossman (Paranormal Romance: MFFF), and Hungry for a Hero by Jay Ellison (Superhero Romance: MM).
Zoe & Polly, Part 2 by Taryn Taylor Zoe & Polly, Part 2 by Taryn Taylor Dec. 16, 2014 $2.99 6298 words Sample 20%
After an uncomfortable night at the LGBT club meeting, Polly knows exactly what her new girl Zoe needs. Some love, some fun, and another lesson in how to please a lady. But has Zoe already turned into the teacher? Polly is about to find out!
Noel (Lesbian Holiday Menage) by Taryn Taylor Noel (Lesbian Holiday Menage) by Taryn Taylor Dec. 16, 2014 $2.99 6708 words Sample 20%
Christmas has come to town again, and singer Noel is ready to lend her voice to the local caroling association. She's assigned the large city's biggest and trendiest lesbian neighborhood, where women have power... and lots of money. That's how she stumbles upon the last house of the night. A house that is home to a busy but frisky couple who only want one thing for Christmas - Noel!
Quinn & Ava, Part 3 (Lesbian Erotica) by Taryn Taylor Quinn & Ava, Part 3 (Lesbian Erotica) by Taryn Taylor Dec. 16, 2014 $2.99 6199 words Sample 20%
Quinn and Ava's forbidden relationship becomes more heated after a new challenge sets the former apart from all the rest in the house. Namely, Ava confesses that she is so enamored with her lover, that she wants to be with her after the show as well! With only two other contestants left, who is going to win the cash prize? First, Quinn has to come to terms with her scandalous feelings!
Dev's Surprise [Gay Erotic romance] by Alice Cain Dev's Surprise [Gay Erotic romance] by Alice Cain Dec. 16, 2014 $1.50 6678 words Sample 33%
First impressions can destroy a good thing before it even gets started… Devlin Cartwright never expected to find his destiny at a gay pride parade, but the first glimpse of his true mate has him questioning his sanity? Can fate really get things so wrong, or is there more to his werewolf than meets the eye?
Arctic Absolution by Lynn Kelling Arctic Absolution by Lynn Kelling Dec. 16, 2014 $7.99 85670 words Sample 20%
Dixon Rowe is a good man and a good cop who keeps finding himself in bed with the enemy. After he picks up a young ex-con named Jaye Larson for stealing food, Dixon is seduced by the possibility of helping someone truly in need. He tells himself he’s assisting young Jaye out of the goodness of his heart—not because of how sexy Jaye is under all of the tattoos and defiance. But temptation entangles
Chapter Five and the Axe-Wielding Maniac by Marie Sexton Chapter Five and the Axe-Wielding Maniac by Marie Sexton Dec. 15, 2014 Free! 11382 words Read a sample
Author Joshua Franklin Hill has a bad case of writer’s block. When an axe-wielding maniac knocks on his front door and asks to dig up his living room floor, he figures his Monday from hell is complete. But an axe-wielding maniac may be just what Josh needs.
Split (The Eternal Dungeon: Sweet Blood #3) by Dusk Peterson Split (The Eternal Dungeon: Sweet Blood #3) by Dusk Peterson Dec. 15, 2014 $3.99 39033 words Sample 20%
Vito must penetrate the mystery of his prisoner's unexpected appearance in the Eternal Dungeon, arrested for a crime that is no crime. But Vito himself is hiding a mystery from the other members of the dungeon. Increasingly filled with tenderness toward his vulnerable prisoner, can Vito accomplish his secret mission without sacrificing his prisoner?
Blazing Glory by Angelique Voisen Blazing Glory by Angelique Voisen Dec. 15, 2014 $3.99 19741 words Sample 10%
No one can hold a candle to Blaze. He's the only pyromancer in Havoc's Crew, and everyone knows Havoc’s Crew is the best magic outfit in Lyon city. When an accident leaves Blaze disfigured, all he wants to do is disappear. When a wave of zombies threaten the city it's up to him and bear-shifter Levi Black to clean the mess up, but the shifter seems more interested in him than the mission.
A Chris-mas Miracle by Nikka Michaels A Chris-mas Miracle by Nikka Michaels Dec. 15, 2014 $2.99 8471 words Sample 10%
Exchange student Drew Clarke should be happy. With a once in a lifetime opportunity to travel all over Australia he shouldn’t have any worries. But when his straight roommate, who he has a crush on, kisses Drew then freaks...he's left without his only friend. Alone during the holidays and in a foreign country, Drew finds himself lonely.
Jack's Claus by Jess Buffett Jack's Claus by Jess Buffett Dec. 15, 2014 $2.99 18739 words Sample 20%
Warning: For Mature Adult Audiences. Contains language and actions some may deem offensive. Sexually explicit content. MM In book four of the Keepers: Jack Frost has spent his entire existence questioning where he fit in. A Keeper with no holiday or reason for being, a darkness inside of him that he can’t begin to understand, causing Jack to be unsurprised when the other Keepers appear to...
Marketing Beef by Rick Bettencourt Marketing Beef by Rick Bettencourt Dec. 15, 2014 Free! 32768 words Read a sample
Painfully-shy accountant, Evan McCormick, is conservative with his money and tough on his body, yet it isn’t enough to fulfill him. When Dillon—an impeccable-dressed and debonair ad executive—joins the firm, Evan lets his guard down. An office scandal and sexually-overt billboards popping up all over New England bring the two together in this funny yet romantic tale.
The Thing I Didn't Know I Didn't Know by Brent Hartinger The Thing I Didn't Know I Didn't Know by Brent Hartinger Dec. 15, 2014 $5.99 62512 words Sample 30%
Twenty-three-year-old Russel Middlebrook searches for the secret to gay life and love in trendy Seattle. A "new adult" novel by the author of the gay teen classic, Geography Club.