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

Buried Desires 2 by Ofelia Grand & Amy Spector Buried Desires 2 by
& Oct. 27, 2016
$4.99 41294 words Sample 20%
Continuing a new horror tradition, Buried Desires 2 presents another pairing of romance and terror in two brand new stories. Follow the continuing tales of Christopher and Vic, and Jett and Josh in this new collection that's just perfect for the season. From fun to frightening, Buried Desires 2 offers up a little something for every horror taste. Includes links to hidden bonus stories.
Deadly Lies by Ofelia Grand Deadly Lies by Oct. 27, 2016 $2.99 22052 words Sample 20%
After being betrayed by his husband in the most unimaginable way, Josh has only three things on his mind; grab his son, find help, and get out. When Josh can’t get to his son the plan to save them both becomes a little more complicated. But things are not always as they appear...
Body of Work by Amy Spector Body of Work by Oct. 27, 2016 $2.99 19324 words Sample 20%
Life with Vic isn’t exactly what Christopher Minnick was expecting. His boyfriend has given him a new lease on life—literally—but he doesn’t have a job, Jessie thinks he’s a ghost, and there are only so many closets on hand for shoving Jonathan into. Now, with Lee back in the limelight, things just might become more than Christopher can handle...
The Deadly Sugar Collection by Ofelia Grand The Deadly Sugar Collection by Oct. 27, 2016 $3.99 38377 words Sample 20%
The Deadly Sugar Collection includes Deadly Sugar, Deadly Secrets, Deadly Lies and a special link to Deadly Dates – a hidden chapter. All Jett ever wanted was a big house where he and his partner could raise a family together. David doesn’t want any neighbours. Maybe he can fit Jett into his busy schedule. With Josh coming back Jett has a chance to get everything he wants...
Le prix d’une bonne tasse de café: un récit d’amour lesbien by Giselle Renarde Le prix d’une bonne tasse de café: un récit d’amour lesbien by Oct. 26, 2016 $2.99 4921 words Sample 20%
Combien de filles tombent amoureuses d’une paire de jambes? Après d'apercevoir les collants noirs de La Fille Balzac, Evelina trace leur propriétaire. Comment peut-elle être sûre que La Fille Balzac est la même jeune femme qui travaille au café près de l’université ? Peut-être qu'elle ne saura jamais, mais quand la barista offre ses délices indicibles sur le comptoir, comment peut-elle dire non?
The Best Day by N.L Robertson The Best Day by Oct. 26, 2016 Free! 1723 words Read a sample
Your wedding day is supposed to be the most magical and amazing day of your life. Sally's wedding day started like that, but will it end that way, too?
Clicking Stones by Nancy Tyler Glenn Clicking Stones by Oct. 26, 2016 $8.49 75671 words Sample 20%
An erotic tale of love that stands the test of time. When the love of her life returns, Erika and Morgan begin the journey to everlasting love
Ghost of a Chance by Torquere Press Ghost of a Chance by Oct. 26, 2016 $2.49 6516 words Sample 15%
When shy Jeremy Anderson meets mysterious and dapper Frank at his university library, their connection is instant. Their romance waxes with the full moon—but just as quickly, Frank’s interest seems to wane. Why does he keep Jeremy at arm’s length?
Crystal Clear by Devyn DeWolfe Crystal Clear by Oct. 26, 2016 $1.99 3379 words Sample 15%
Long distance relationships are never easy, and it doesn’t help Penny knows how miserable her lover Misty is at her internship. But with a bit of moonlight and a pair of crystals, Penny has a plan to help them feel a bit closer…
The Vampire's Mark by Kay C. Sulli The Vampire's Mark by Oct. 26, 2016 $1.99 3524 words Sample 15%
Every year Douglas returns to the little saloon on the edge of the prairie to await his lover. There’s only one problem, he is a Hunter and his lover is a vampire. Is it possible to truly love one’s mortal enemy?
Starlight Gestalt by Alex Cohen Starlight Gestalt by Oct. 26, 2016 $2.49 6997 words Sample 15%
Living alone in a hermitage leaves Charlie a lot of time to focus on work. The weekly visits from Joss as she drops off supplies are a welcome distraction. Secrets and spirits emerge under the starlight, changing everything between them.
Resurgemus by Rhidian Brenig Jones Resurgemus by Oct. 26, 2016 $1.99 4877 words Sample 15%
Midnight at Samhain and the veil between the worlds is thin. For one young man the veil is torn, and death overcome by the power of love.
Red Riding by Jamie Lowe Red Riding by Oct. 26, 2016 $1.99 3369 words Sample 15%
Witches and werewolves dance together under the light of the full moon. Young witch Arun takes a stamina potion to keep up with the revels of his passionate shape-shifting lover, Connor.
Night Guardians by M.D. Grimm Night Guardians by Oct. 26, 2016 $2.49 7681 words Sample 15%
The two stone gargoyles have been William’s silent friends for years. But on the night of his birthday, that silence ends forever.
Harvest Moon by Torquere Press Harvest Moon by Oct. 26, 2016 $5.99 45310 words Sample 15%
Under a harvest moon, anything is possible.
The Cyborg He Brought Home by A.M. Hawke The Cyborg He Brought Home by Oct. 26, 2016 $1.99 8949 words Sample 20%
Jake is bored of life in Greentree, a settlement of wizards who eschew technology and channel their magic through tattoos. Then a visitor arrives: Cory, a cyborg with coppery hair and metallic hands. Jake is fascinated by Cory's metal parts, curious what it would feel like to touch them. But the others in Greentree aren't so sure about a visitor they consider unnatural...
Less Than Dead by Samantha M. Derr Less Than Dead by Oct. 26, 2016 $5.99 107368 words Sample 20%
There's nothing quite so terrifying as a corpse that moves, a creature that even death can't stop. It's all the worse when the living dead is someone you love... (An LGBTQIA romance anthology.)
Fade to Blue by DP Denman Fade to Blue by Oct. 25, 2016 $2.99 71515 words Sample 5%
Fraud? Lies? Deceit? Everybody needs a hobby. Brady Halverson is it all. The money. The man. The connections. Until an international scandal threatens to destroy him. For Blue, it’s a careless moment. One that threatens to tear his friends apart. Putting things back together forces both men to test the bonds of friendship and family. For one of them, things will never be the same.
I Don't Know Why by GA Hauser I Don't Know Why by Oct. 25, 2016 $3.99 55580 words Sample 10%
Little by little two men unravel their past...and it just may be a painting that holds the key to finding true love.
Louder than Words: A Straight to Gay, Friends to Lovers Romance by Miya Lee Louder than Words: A Straight to Gay, Friends to Lovers Romance by Oct. 25, 2016 $2.99 30255 words
Nick Torres is known for two things: his poor taste in women and how he’d do anything for his friends. So when his date is interrupted by a frantic text from his best friend Joel, he doesn’t think twice about rushing to his side.
Conflict of Interest by Miya Lee Conflict of Interest by Oct. 25, 2016 $2.99 24628 words Sample 20%
After inheriting a bar from his estranged father, all Derek wants to do is hand if off to someone else. He only planned to stay in Pennsylvania for a few days, but fate has a funny way of butting its nose in where it doesn’t belong, especially when it turns out to be a man with the bluest eyes he’s ever seen.
With Every Stroke: Erotic Gay Romance by Miya Lee With Every Stroke: Erotic Gay Romance by Oct. 25, 2016 $2.99 29202 words
With Theo’s career on the line and the art exhibit weeks away, he’ll do whatever it takes to deliver his collection on time, even if it means dealing with another homophobic model. But when Alex takes an interest in Theo’s art as well as himself, this beautiful distraction could cost Theo an entire year’s worth of work.
The Practical Applications of Fairytale Curses by Aurelia Black The Practical Applications of Fairytale Curses by Oct. 25, 2016 Free! 1715 words Sample 20%
Sometimes curses have surprising side effects. Sometimes these side effects are surprisingly useful. Princess Lorelai was cursed to fall into a deep sleep on her twenty-first birthday, only to be awoken by true love’s kiss. Until then she’s going to take advantage of her immunity to magic to kick ass, take names, and rescue her friend.
Torch by Jocelynn Drake & Rinda Elliott Torch by
& Oct. 25, 2016
$4.99 98427 words Sample 20%
Nine months ago, Rowan Ward thought he had it all. Now he's fighting to pull his shredded life together, buried in work and battling the kind of grief that destroys a man's soul. When fires spring up around Cincinnati threatening Rowe's friends and clients, he's thrilled to find his old Army buddy, Noah Keegan in town. But will their past get in the way of them stopping an arsonist out for blood?
Refraction (Ripples in the Status Quo #6) by R. Phoenix Refraction (Ripples in the Status Quo #6) by Oct. 24, 2016 $2.99 38518 words Sample 20%
Noah is still struggling to come to terms with his unwanted new life as one of the undead, and Khaz's attempts to reach his childe seem doomed to fail. Reese risked it all to save his human lover, Ash, but he finds that his claim of pack leader might not keep him from losing everything. Together, Reese and Noah set off on a mission to find Noah's old rebel group to help them defy the status quo.
Temper (Ripples in the Status Quo #4) by R. Phoenix Temper (Ripples in the Status Quo #4) by Oct. 24, 2016 $2.99 42730 words Sample 20%
Only one thing can keep Ashton safe from the supernatural predators who made the world into their depraved playground after the Takeover, but it would steal the last remnants of his freedom. When they realize their own desires and pride have no place in the status quo, Ashton and his werewolf lover know they'll have to play the deadly games of those in charge if they want to make a difference.
Angels Fall by N.S. Beranek Angels Fall by Oct. 24, 2016 $6.99 109796 words Sample 20%
Tired of being told—by straight and gay alike—that he loves "incorrectly," vampire Ehrichto Salvatolle gave up on the idea of having romantic love long ago. But when he meets the great-grandson of the first man to break his heart, Ehrichto spies a chance to have the one thing he’s always wanted: true love. A paranormal romance that is not soon forgotten.
The Billionaire's Boyfriend, #1: Buying a Boyfriend by Juliet C. Andrews The Billionaire's Boyfriend, #1: Buying a Boyfriend by Oct. 24, 2016 $0.99 8483 words Sample 30%
When Shawn Fletcher suddenly receives an invitation to meet with the CEO of J.C. Laboratories, he expects to receive an internship offer, not a relationship offer. Shawn tries to convince Connor Matthews that he isn’t gay, but the persistent billionaire just isn’t buying it ... and if he’s not careful, Connor’s going to steal his heart and his first time.
Enemy of My Enemy by Tal Bauer Enemy of My Enemy by Oct. 24, 2016 $6.99 158423 words Sample 20%
Fifteen years from now, an affair rocks the world. Two men commit to their impossible love. One general is determined to destroy them both.
Change of Address by Jordan S. Brock Change of Address by Oct. 24, 2016 $6.99 82149 words Sample 15%
Air Force sergeant Michael Baldwin wanted nothing more than to escape his family’s political ambitions, but his dream of freedom was shattered by an enemy bullet to the head. Two years later, he and his service dog resist his father’s demand to join him on the campaign trail—where a photogenic “wounded warrior” is always an asset—and return to the family’s summer home on Hartsbridge Island.
Interborough by Santino Hassell Interborough by Oct. 24, 2016 $5.99 66570 words Sample 15%
The Raymond Rodriguez from a few years ago wouldn’t recognize the guy he is today. He’s left his slacker ways far behind him and is now juggling two jobs and school. But the balancing act doesn’t allow much time for the man he loves.
Sandpiper's Cove #1: Playing Doctor by Juliet C. Andrews Sandpiper's Cove #1: Playing Doctor by Oct. 23, 2016 $0.99 8784 words Sample 30%
Tarrin Whittier left Chicago to escape the pressure of his strict family. But Tarrin didn’t head to Florida’s Cove City just to escape his family—he’s running from a bad breakup, too. And when his old boyfriend, Rowan MacNeil, suddenly shows up on his doorstep with an injured shoulder, the young doctor will have to mend not only his former lover … but his heart as well.
Puppy by R. Phoenix Puppy by Oct. 23, 2016 $2.99 16950 words Sample 20%
While other vampires glut themselves on the rewards of a world where humans are little more than food or entertainment, Liam has found himself bored with the new status quo. An attempt to alleviate his boredom brings him to Caleb, a man who’s willing to do what it takes to get out of the slums--even if it means becoming something less than human.
Straight Expectations by Rose Blackman Straight Expectations by Oct. 23, 2016 Free! 1830 words Read a sample
Having heard rumors of a commune of polyamorous people living in her small town and finding the prospect personally intriguing, Agatha decides to interview the owner of the house for a school project to try and sate her curiosity. If she was expecting one man with many wives however, she's definitely in for a surprise.
The Spurs and Studs of Prairie Ranch by Dusty Richols The Spurs and Studs of Prairie Ranch by Oct. 23, 2016 $3.99 17207 words Sample 20%
This collection of stories features the three hottest gay romantic Westerns of the year, each one steamier and more passionate than the last!
Affliction and Crumbling Punishment by Charlotte Deanna Harper Affliction and Crumbling Punishment by Oct. 23, 2016 Free! 1425 words Read a sample
AFFLICTION AND CRUMBLING PUNISHMENT is a collection of three flash fiction pieces. Focusing on family and great odds, you'll be pulled into the adventures these character take in order to survive one day at a time.
Yours for Eternity: Friends to Lovers, Second Chance Romance by Miya Lee Yours for Eternity: Friends to Lovers, Second Chance Romance by Oct. 23, 2016 $2.99 34172 words Sample 20%
It took Aiden an entire semester to ask Brandon out to the Winter Formal and a split second for a drunk driver to pull them apart. Now, three years after arriving in Limbo, he’s one of the top reapers—case workers for the dead—helping the recently deceased come to terms with their death before moving on to whatever awaits them in the afterlife.
Mr. Penn: Part Three by L. Washington Mr. Penn: Part Three by Oct. 23, 2016 $0.99 5341 words Sample 35%
Mr. Penn is my butler. In his mind, I'm his son. Why? He's taken care of me since the day I was born and as a servant of the Ignazio Mafia, Mr. Penn is not allowed much of a personal life... Which makes me about all he has.
Bully (Short Gay Erotic Story) by Christian Quinn Bully (Short Gay Erotic Story) by Oct. 23, 2016 $2.99 9153 words Sample 20%
Max gets bullied every day for being who he is, but he is silently drawn to one of tormentors. Will he get to the truth behind the sad eyes of one of his unwitting bullies, and show him it’s OK to be who you are? Warning: This 9000 word erotic short story contains graphic gay sex, explicit language, snowballing, rimming, anal, M/M, oral, and bareback sex.
The Gay Erom Extravagaynza, Vol. 1 by Oliver Kramden, Delmar Wilson, & Curtis Kingsmith The Gay Erom Extravagaynza, Vol. 1 by ,
& Oct. 22, 2016
$3.99 32226 words Sample 20%
This is the first in the ultimate gay erom bundle, containing three of the hottest tales of gay erotic romance around!
Il Richiamo del Compagno by Amber Kell Il Richiamo del Compagno by Oct. 22, 2016 $3.99 43040 words Sample 20%
Re Zeir aveva tutto: un regno prospero, un compagno predestinato e l’amore della sua gente. Ma quando il suo compagno morì, il sovrano impazzì dal dolore e assunse per sempre la sua forma draconica. Incapace di vincere la sua sofferenza, ancora oggi continua a rimpiangere l’amore che non è mai riuscito a conoscere fino in fondo. Colton Lanx ha vissuto perennemente in viaggio. I suoi genitori hann
Unexpected Heat (MPREG Romance) by Eola Eden Unexpected Heat (MPREG Romance) by Oct. 22, 2016 $2.99 40149 words Sample 20%
Having been thrust into a mysterious and bizarre world, Peter is forced to rely on Nitro and something long buried inside Peter begins to awaken.
En primera persona, y otros relatos eróticos de temática gay. Serie Marco Azul Nº 11 by Marcos Sanz En primera persona, y otros relatos eróticos de temática gay. Serie Marco Azul Nº 11 by Oct. 22, 2016 $3.28 13822 words Sample 20%
Este volumen incluye los siguientes relatos eróticos de temática gay del escritor Marcos Sanz: Venganza, El sobrino del coronel, Ritos de iniciación, Arte vivo, Violado por un fantasma & En primera persona. Si eres coleccionista o fan y quieres tener todo lo que escriba este autor, la Serie Marco Azul es tu opción.
A Cop and a Con by Deirdre O'Dare A Cop and a Con by Oct. 22, 2016 $3.99 23468 words Sample 20%
When a cop and a newly released convict cross paths, few cons can expect anything positive. Ike Hernandez meets a cop who seems different. Can he trust kindness to continue? Perry Parker became a police officer to help people. Could the man he picked up one stormy night be one?
Only For Him by Shawn Lane Only For Him by Oct. 22, 2016 $3.99 21071 words Sample 20%
Barnaby has a thing for attorney Nathan but the conservative man doesn’t know Barnaby is alive. A chance to take care of Nathan when he is ill leads to a date and so much more.
The Sculptress by Eva Hore The Sculptress by Oct. 22, 2016 $2.99 13157 words Sample 20%
If sculpting is this interesting, sign me up! Amanda and Julie will have you turning the pages quickly as their lurid poses turn this session into a mind-blowing sexual encounter, one you never thought possible.
Not Your Average Man by Edward Kendrick Not Your Average Man by Oct. 22, 2016 $4.99 46655 words Sample 20%
I was an average man, not at all violent, until a bastard tricked my best friend into killing my lover, Mick. When that happened I killed the bastard. Soon after, the man Mick had worked for -- as a vigilante -- convinced me to take Mick's place. I did. Now I'm a not so average man who might be falling in love with another of the vigilantes, Coop Frost. That is if we can survive what comes next.
Los ojos de la reina by Sofía Olguín Los ojos de la reina by Oct. 21, 2016 Free! 8854 words Read a sample
Luego de su exposición en una modesta galería, el artista Allan Bloomfield es interceptado por un hombre que le hace una tentadora petición: pintar un retrato de su único hijo a cambio de una generosa suma de dinero. Halagado por los modales del extraño, Bloomfield lo acompaña hasta su mansión. Allí conocerá a Nimue, un joven de misteriosa belleza que dejará su mundo convertido en añicos.
Se venden sueños by Sofía Olguín Se venden sueños by Oct. 21, 2016 Free! 2352 words Read a sample
Anker vive en un mundo donde los seres humanos no pueden soñar. Por las noches, quienes deseen adentrarse en el mundo de los sueños deben ingerir píldoras diseñadas especialmente para ello. En el tren elevado, Anker compra una día el primer sueño de su vida.
Finding Home (Wild Heart #3) by Miya Lee Finding Home (Wild Heart #3) by Oct. 21, 2016 $2.99 35195 words
After the death of his boyfriend three years ago, Will’s tired of coming home to an empty bed. But getting back out there is only half the battle when compared to the war raging inside his mind. The last time Rob put his heart on the line, it ended in tears. He’s not about to face that pain again. One-night stands? No problem. Long-term relationships? Not a chance.