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

His to Protect [Gay erotic romance] by Alice Cain His to Protect [Gay erotic romance] by Alice Cain Sep. 20, 2014 $3.99 37397 words Sample 19%
A recent spate of murders in Adrian Alateeka's home town suggests a very personal attack on him, his siblings, and the people who work for them at Alateeka Protection Services. But it's Tyler—an innocent man caught in the middle—who captures Adrian's attention. As the investigation draws closer to answers, and motivations for murder are revealed, can Adrian protect Tyler from what's coming?
Pieces of Us by Jayson James Pieces of Us by Jayson James Sep. 20, 2014 $3.99 106425 words Sample 2%
This story is a journey of friendship and discovery, finding out who you are as a person, and then being okay with who you are.
Tank and Bull by Habu Tank and Bull by Habu Sep. 19, 2014 $2.99 17089 words Sample 20%
Tank Sullivan, defensive tackle for the Virginia Hornets semipro football team, is a talented athlete who could go far if he could just keep the plays from the playbook clear in his mind. By whimsy, he teams up with a lame pit bull, Bull, who hasn’t had an easy life to this point. The two drive haphazardly off in the car Tank has stolen from his long-suffering housemate and lover, Craig, on an
The Ultimate K.A. Merikan Short Story Collection by K.A. Merikan The Ultimate K.A. Merikan Short Story Collection by K.A. Merikan Sep. 19, 2014 $7.99 81179 words Sample 20%
This box set contains a collection of 8 short stories by K.A. Merikan, a sampler of our weird and wonderful little ideas that only craved to become short stories. There is a historical comedy, a temporary ghost story, an erotic romcom, a Slavic fairytale, and even a zombie steampunk romance. Wordcount: 80,000 words
Elaine & Donna: A Love Story: Part 3: Growing Pains by david monroe Elaine & Donna: A Love Story: Part 3: Growing Pains by david monroe Sep. 19, 2014 $5.99 83423 words Sample 10%
The last installment in the Elaine and Donna: A Love Story Trilogy. Following their arrival in New England to begin their university studies and befriending James and Helen Adams, the girls find themselves in a situation that they could not have dreamed of prior to arriving from small town Childers,
Happy Campers - Book III of The Commitment Series by Karen D. Badger Happy Campers - Book III of The Commitment Series by Karen D. Badger Sep. 19, 2014 $9.99 63092 words Sample 20%
Strained by recent problems, Billie and Cat decide to take a camping vacation to reconnect with each other and their children. What ensues is a series of unfortunate happenstance that would test the patience of job. Will they emerge from this adventure intact - or will the strain be too much to bear? Billie and Cat return in this hilarious third book of the Commitment Series.
Unchained Memories - Book II of The Commitment Series by Karen D. Badger Unchained Memories - Book II of The Commitment Series by Karen D. Badger Sep. 19, 2014 $9.99 97979 words Sample 20%
Cat O'Grady and Billie Charland return in Book II of the Commitment Series. A package in the mail disrupts the Charland household and sets off a chain of events that severely strain's Billie's and Cat's commitment to each other. Billie's uncharacteristic reaction forces Cat to make a decision with potentially catastrophic consequences. Is their love strong enough to survive?
In A Family Way - Book I of The Commitment Series by Karen D. Badger In A Family Way - Book I of The Commitment Series by Karen D. Badger Sep. 19, 2014 $9.99 109914 words Sample 20%
The last thing Billie Charland needs in her life is the complication of a new romance as she finds herself attracted to a new student in her aerobics class. Cat O'Grady isn't one to shy away from a challenge, but Billie's reluctance to go out with her in the evenings sheds doubt and suspicion on their budding relationship. Will their love survive when they find themselves in a family way?
The Billionaire's Bodyguard by Erin M. Leaf The Billionaire's Bodyguard by Erin M. Leaf Sep. 19, 2014 $4.99 35121 words Sample 10%
Billionaire Alex Roman needs a bodyguard. His best friend, Jesse Emerson, an ex-Security Forces Specialist, needs a job. What could possibly go wrong? Jesse thinks protecting Alex will be a piece of cake. He’ll get to spend quality time with his oldest friend while avoiding his ex-girlfriend. Of course, nothing ever goes as planned.
My Vampire Boyfriend by Elizabeth Monvey My Vampire Boyfriend by Elizabeth Monvey Sep. 19, 2014 $2.99 8922 words Sample 10%
Dillon Vancil loves two things. The first is being a bartender on the Vegas strip and the second is his sexy boyfriend, Liron. Fortunately, he doesn’t have to choose between the two because he works in Liron’s gay nightclub, Dionysus. Liron has been alive for three hundred years, ever since he was turned into a vampire.
Partners by Brigham Vaughn Partners by Brigham Vaughn Sep. 19, 2014 $4.99 43268 words Sample 20%
Stephen Parker and Russ Bishop visit Stephen's hometown in southern Georgia. Estranged from his family, Stephen must find a way to come to terms with his past and say goodbye to the father whose expectations he could never live up to. The small, conservative town provides its own challenges as Russ realizes providing emotional support is one part of being a true partner for Stephen.
A Second Chance by Iyana Jenna A Second Chance by Iyana Jenna Sep. 19, 2014 $2.99 14823 words Sample 10%
Chance Devereux and Ryder Adkins have worked on the same TV series for three years and share a house near the set. Yet Chance can only watch from afar when Ryder gets engaged. Even though Chance is still deep in the closet, he can't help be jealous. Since the first day of shooting, Ryder has had his sights on his costar, but Chance has a girlfriend and Ryder thinks Chance is straight.
Chasing His Mate by Marie Medina Chasing His Mate by Marie Medina Sep. 19, 2014 $3.99 29437 words Sample 10%
Stryker has been looking forward to finding his fated mate for decades, but from the start, nothing goes as he’d dreamed. His mate refuses to even meet him, denying the mate bond without giving him a chance and actually running away to avoid hearing the vampire’s pleas.
Amori maschili a Terra d'Argento by Barbara G.Tarn Amori maschili a Terra d'Argento by Barbara G.Tarn Sep. 19, 2014 $4.99 70202 words Sample 20%
5 storie di amori maschili attraverso la storia di Terra d'Argento. Collezione dei racconti lunghi"Smeraldo e Kyrio" (1300), "L'eredità di Saif" (1600) e "Allan de Sayek" (1700) e i racconti "Il giovane re" (1400) e "I signori della guerra" (1500).
Mythica by L. J. LaBarthe Mythica by L. J. LaBarthe Sep. 19, 2014 $5.99 68396 words Sample 15%
When Caiden, a half-selke, is injured by a poisoned minotaur during a routine meeting at the Changing Lives office, he meets Gray, an alien sy'lph. His idyllic lifestyle and the growing feelings he has for the alien are threatened by the Free Earth terrorist group.
'Ailani: The Last Warrior, Book 1 by A.J. Llewellyn 'Ailani: The Last Warrior, Book 1 by A.J. Llewellyn Sep. 19, 2014 $3.99 37527 words Sample 20%
After a bad breakup, Lio rents a cheap house with magical views. It seems the perfect solution, but the house has a haunted connection with an ancient statue. Once unearthed, it gives Lio the power of...THE LAST WARRIOR...
Bitten by Lust by Eleanor Dunn Bitten by Lust by Eleanor Dunn Sep. 18, 2014 $2.99 3265 words Sample 20%
Max is fed up with his dull, pleasureless life and ready for a scintillating change, finding himself in a dingy bar where he is approached by Rhys, the sexiest man Max has ever seen, practically dripping eroticism and desire. In this 3100 word steamy gay MM vampire erotica, Rhys will get what he wants…he always does.
Tops and Sops (The Eternal Dungeon: Rebirth #6) by Dusk Peterson Tops and Sops (The Eternal Dungeon: Rebirth #6) by Dusk Peterson Sep. 18, 2014 $2.99 14689 words Sample 20%
The torturer was young, inexperienced, and lacking in knowledge of the world. The prisoner was tough, worldlywise, and had an infallible plan that would give him escape from this place. So why did the prisoner feel as though the torturer had the edge?
Survived by Her Longtime Companion by Chris Paynter Survived by Her Longtime Companion by Chris Paynter Sep. 18, 2014 $8.99 79042 words Sample 20%
Hired to work on a biography of the late film star, Daphne DeMonet, Bailey Hampton arrives to conduct an interview with Eleanor Burnett, Daphne's "longtime companion." To Bailey's dismay, she learns Eleanor has set up a co-interview with Bailey's ex-partner, Chelsea Parker.
Come Back to Me by Chris Paynter Come Back to Me by Chris Paynter Sep. 18, 2014 $8.99 67642 words Sample 20%
As a best-selling author, Angie should be delighted but happiness is elusive because it’s her alter-ego, Zach England, who’s receiving the accolades, while Angie is relegated to anonymity. Meryl McClain, the recently hired book review editor at the prestigious New York Banner, wants to make a strong first impression with her readers, so she picks Zach England’s latest novel for her debut review.
Leather Club Dolls by Alan Gantry Leather Club Dolls by Alan Gantry Sep. 18, 2014 $0.99 5483 words
Two sexually promiscuous young men decide to attend the grand opening of a new gay bar located in a newly thriving southern metropolis. They get far more than they bargained for when one of them violates the clubs rules and sexually molest one of the employees. The price they pay will alter their very existence.
Two for the Show by Chris Paynter Two for the Show by Chris Paynter Sep. 18, 2014 $8.99 67787 words Sample 20%
Amy Perry's dreams have come true: she's the starting first baseman on a major league baseball team. Unfortunately, not everyone accepts an out and proud lesbian in the macho world of men's baseball. In addition to adapting to life in the big leagues, Amy also has to learn to cope with harassment from many sources. Thank goodness she can count on her loving relationship with her partner.
Playing for First by Chris Paynter Playing for First by Chris Paynter Sep. 18, 2014 $8.99 65721 words Sample 20%
Lisa Collins feels she has it all as an Indianapolis sportswriter covering the city’s minor league baseball team and as a freelancer for the newspaper. Amy, the all-star first baseman for a professional women’s baseball team, dreams the dream most boys do—to play in the major leagues. The Cincinnati Reds are about to give her that chance.
Woman's Weeds by Kimberly Gardner Woman's Weeds by Kimberly Gardner Sep. 18, 2014 $2.99 28441 words Sample 15%
David must face the mystery of his desire for a stunning man in a dress.
Desires Unleashed: Knights of the Darkness Chronicles (Book One) by D.N. Simmons Desires Unleashed: Knights of the Darkness Chronicles (Book One) by D.N. Simmons Sep. 17, 2014 Free! 111908 words Read a sample
Enter the world where supernatural beings and humans live together openly in a tenuous society. Desires are Unleashed in this riveting, highly-addictive and sexually-charged Knights of the Darkness Chronicles. Experience the heart-pounding thrill of the chase in this electrifying page-turner as you uncover the mystery behind the series of gruesome murders that have been terrorizing Chicago.
Underground: Special Teams by Sean Michael Underground: Special Teams by Sean Michael Sep. 17, 2014 $4.99 55309 words Sample 15%
When Hunter Simms goes undercover at an underground BDSM party, the last thing he expects to see is SWAT’s leading shooter Keifer Magnessen bound, gagged, plugged and very bare. He is immediately drawn to Keifer, and wants to get to know his fellow cop better. Much better.
Georgia Knights by Julia Talbot Georgia Knights by Julia Talbot Sep. 17, 2014 $4.49 44060 words Sample 15%
When anthropologist Georgia Cortez heads to rural Georgia from New Mexico, she’s on the trail of a juicy old legend. Haley Falls seems like just the place for old-time ghost stories and spooky hauntings, but she’s on the hunt for something far rarer, a survival of an old sect of medieval knights.
And a Time to Dance by Chris Paynter And a Time to Dance by Chris Paynter Sep. 17, 2014 $8.99 67832 words Sample 20%
Corey Banner is happy in a six-year relationship with her partner Judy, and sees only a bright future ahead for them. But Corey's life is turned upside down when a car accident tragically claims Judy's life. Erin Flannery and her Aunt Tess are co-owners of Grand Lake's Rainbow Lodge. Erin questions Tess's immediate hiring of Corey as the lodge's new head of maintenance.
Game On 1.5: First Time by Olley White Game On 1.5: First Time by Olley White Sep. 17, 2014 Free! 3089 words Read a sample
Max knows he loves Stefan and it's time for their relationship to move forward....but what if he doesn't like it? A short, sexy story for all those who wanted to see Max and Stefan's first time.
Phoenix by Melanie Tushmore Phoenix by Melanie Tushmore Sep. 17, 2014 $6.99 102975 words Sample 20%
Young painter Alex Tatton has always loved music. When a tragic accident takes away his parents, he turns to a darker style of music and discovers the rock band, Death Rose. Feeling isolated from his own life, Alex develops a crush on guitarist Danny Death who, despite the name, is vivacious, full of life, and has a reputation for being 'the nicest guy in rock n' roll'...
In the Garden of Eve by Angel Propps In the Garden of Eve by Angel Propps Sep. 17, 2014 $3.99 18822 words Sample 20%
On a wet, icy, miserable day, on her way to a lunch meeting, Christy briefly encounters a beautiful woman she can't forget—the first person to inspire her after months of fearing she would never paint again. Soon after, she meets Rachel, her gorgeous new neighbor and a writer. Rachel is also a woman with a secret, one that involves Christy's new inspiration and may very well prove deadly...
Bastinado by A.J. Moor Bastinado by A.J. Moor Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 13349 words Sample 20%
Sergei is a hot, young, male slave in feudal Russia about to experience the torture of a lifetime on the soles of his sexy feet. As punishment for stealing, as well the Manor Lord’s insatiable appetite for cute slaveboys’ bare feet, he beats Sergei’s bound soles to teach him a lesson he won’t soon forget. Buy Bastinado now!
Pushed by E.M. Leya Pushed by E.M. Leya Sep. 16, 2014 $3.99 49085 words Sample 10%
Jason is a return veteran, fighting his demons, Tyler is the nurse hired to help him. The two strike a deal together to try to piece back their broken lives. Overcoming their differences and finding common ground isn't easy at first, but a little trust and honesty can go a long way into helping both of them heal and show that sometimes it takes just a gentle push to make big things happen.
A Superior Slave (Ganymede Quartet Book 0.5) by Darrah Glass A Superior Slave (Ganymede Quartet Book 0.5) by Darrah Glass Sep. 16, 2014 Free! 31841 words Read a sample
A Superior Slave is a prequel introducing the books of the Ganymede Quartet, a fantasy of Gilded Age New York. Martin of House Ganymede is a fully-trained companion slave eager for a master, though of course he will have no say in who buys him. When he meets tall, handsome Henry Blackwell at auction, he’s found the one he wants, but does this shy master want him?
Appearances by TM Smith Appearances by TM Smith Sep. 16, 2014 $3.49 59571 words Sample 5%
Appearances is book 2 in the Opposites series which is an Adult Dystopian majorly M/M series set in a future society where to be gay/lesbian is the norm. To be straight makes you an Opposites and labels you an Outkast.
Kissing the Golem by Danielle Summers Kissing the Golem by Danielle Summers Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 9564 words Sample 20%
Jacob and Marcus, an interracial interfaith couple, are fighting about everything: coming out, monogamy and marriage. Then one dark night, they encounter the Golem who has protected Jacob’s family for generations. The giant but handsome man made of clay and dirt saves their lives, and his kiss just may save their relationship.
Find'm by Simon Graves Find'm by Simon Graves Sep. 16, 2014 $5.99 48319 words Sample 15%
Find him on FIND'M! FIND'M is the newest geosocial networking app for gay men that's turning heads and taking them off! In this collection of 12 short stories by Simon Graves, the cursed app leads its users down bizarre and oftentimes deadly paths.
Full Disclosure (A Nice Guys Novel 2) by Kindle Alexander Full Disclosure (A Nice Guys Novel 2) by Kindle Alexander Sep. 16, 2014 $3.99 122927 words Sample 10%
Mitch’s case gains nationwide attention, how will he convince the sexy state trooper that giving him a chance won’t jeopardize his life’s plan...especially when the evil he’s tracking brings the hate directly to his doorstep.
Mad Passion by Naaju Rorrete Mad Passion by Naaju Rorrete Sep. 15, 2014 Free! 42105 words Read a sample
This is a story about two men with dissimilar struggles in theirs lives, joined by the force of nature and kept together by their own irresistible passion.
Extraction by Brenda Cothern Extraction by Brenda Cothern Sep. 15, 2014 $3.99 55748 words Sample 15%
Routine training for the Mad Dogs turns out to be anything but routine for Brian Hay. Finally bonded to the rest of the pack, there is only one last step to make him an official Mad Dog: meet the Council representatives. What should have been standard operating procedure between the Mad Dogs and the Council turns into a mission like none other they had been sent on before…to save Markus and Brian.
Sweet & Rough: Sixteen Stories of Queer Smut by Sinclair Sexsmith Sweet & Rough: Sixteen Stories of Queer Smut by Sinclair Sexsmith Sep. 15, 2014 $7.99 47400 words Sample 20%
From ongoing lovers to one-night stands, the kinky queer butch top protagonist delivers heart and dominance, over and over.
On Call: The Collection by P.D. Singer On Call: The Collection by P.D. Singer Sep. 15, 2014 $3.99 29641 words Sample 15%
Contains the full texts of On Call: Afternoon, On Call: Dancing, and On Call: Crossroads, all the bonus stories, and Dante’s Wish. Thirty thousand words comprising seven linked stories of interracial mm romance, featuring Keith Hoyer MD and Dante James DVM.
Twisted Lives by Ali Spooner Twisted Lives by Ali Spooner Sep. 14, 2014 $5.99 74979 words Sample 15%
A twist of fate leaves Bet and her daughter Kylie stranded at the entrance of the home of Alex Graves, as she flees the control of an abusive husband. When custom –homebuilder Alex arrives to find steam boiling from Bet’s car and a beautiful child asleep in the passenger seat, her heart goes out to them. Alex offers shelter to the pair setting off a chain of events that brings danger to her door.
The Golf Widow by Shannon M. Kirkland The Golf Widow by Shannon M. Kirkland Sep. 14, 2014 You set the price! 29226 words Sample 20%
Mike is virtually abandoned by his wife as she pursues a career in Golf. Leaving his housewife duties, he meets Eddie, a writer, who has been burned by a previous relationship with a married man. Reading Eddie's stories, written under a pseudonym, opens Mike’s eyes to the possibility of a deeply fulfilling love and to the truth about his own sexuality. Warning: Contains m/m sex and love.
Demonstrated Kill by Patricia Logan Demonstrated Kill by Patricia Logan Sep. 14, 2014 $4.99 46678 words Sample 20%
Kai Thundercloud is an assassin trained by the US military. Now working undercover for the LAPD, he will be forced to make the toughest decision of his life and he faces his last task with dread… assassinate a man he’d once fallen in love with.
She's My Ride Home by Jackie Bushore She's My Ride Home by Jackie Bushore Sep. 14, 2014 $4.99 76336 words Sample 20%
Between searching for the right college and starting on the Varsity soccer team, Charlotte Hayes has enough going on to keep her head in the game. That is, until Emma Pearson, a new transfer from North Carolina, decides to enter the picture. Emma is quiet, moody, and beautiful: a dangerous combination that fascinates Charlotte beyond her comfort zone. Girls aren't supposed to like girls.
Love Revisited by Marie Brown Love Revisited by Marie Brown Sep. 14, 2014 Free! 16448 words Read a sample
A year after a disastrous breakup, Shane is desperate, unhappy, and about to move on. Life isn't getting any better. Time to restart somewhere else. Then he discovers that his former lover is in town, and decides to say goodbye, see if Erik will speak to him one last time... A brief, unashamedly sweet tale of love rescued from the trash can. Warning: contains M/M sex, not graphic
Dreams of you and I by Oliver Urban Dreams of you and I by Oliver Urban Sep. 14, 2014 $2.99 5230 words Sample 20%
Katrina is a dreamwalker: she can enter the dreams of the sleeping and sense the energies running through them. Dreamwalkers work to protect humans from the wraiths, monstrous beings who suck the life and energy out of humans through their dreams. Now, the final battle is about to begin. Katrina can walk through dreams, but can she survive this nightmare?
With These Wings by Drew Hunt With These Wings by Drew Hunt Sep. 14, 2014 $2.99 6944 words Sample 20%
As a thank you for upgrading his seat, Phil Wilson asks flight attendant Nigel Grimond on a date. after two hours, Nigel goes home alone. Phil begs for a second chance, but the excellent food and friendly bar staff will be little consolation if Nigel is stood up again. Nigel’s psychic friend insists this is his big chance at love, so he tries to stay positive when the minutes tick by once again.
Peace of Mind by Francis Gideon Peace of Mind by Francis Gideon Sep. 14, 2014 $2.99 10256 words Sample 20%
Adam Bennett, a former police officer, had just quit his job to take a teaching position when he got into a car crash that left him using a cane. Just when he thought no one would want him, Matthew, a stripper, met Adam at his therapy group. Now the two of them have been together happily for years. But sometimes, Adam still likes to wait up late for Matthew and request an encore striptease show.