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

Blind Date by Kay Doherty Blind Date by Aug. 29, 2016 $4.99 42482 words Sample 20%
Dekker takes part in a modeling and dating show for a fundraiser. He immediately falls in love with the anonymous, sexy voice on the other side of the wall, but fate has a surprise in store–his mystery man isn’t single. Slade wasn’t supposed to take part in the dating show. Slade recently broke up with his cheating boyfriend, who continues to cause problems for him and his new relationship.
Looking for Group by Alexis Hall Looking for Group by Aug. 29, 2016 $6.99 73899 words Sample 15%
So, yeah, I play Heroes of Legend, y’know, the MMO. I’m not like obsessed or addicted or anything. It’s just a game. Anyway, there was this girl in my guild who I really liked because she was funny and nerdy and a great healer. Of course, my mates thought it was hilarious I was into someone I’d met online. And they thought it was even more hilarious when she turned out to be a boy IRL.
To Walk the Path (Star Plague Journals Book 4) by Paul Smith To Walk the Path (Star Plague Journals Book 4) by Aug. 28, 2016 $1.00 94124 words Sample 20%
The immortal Galairel and his Orphan allies prepare to go head to head with the Congregate's aristocratic elite. But who will be left standing when the dust settles? And are the lines as clean cut as everyone imagines...
Moist: Sweet As Pie by Quintarrius Shakir Moist: Sweet As Pie by Aug. 28, 2016 Free! 12790 words Read a sample
An embittered son grapples with his penchant for downlow men. His desperation causes him to make a vacuous decision: he seeks relationship advice from his homophobic father.
Justin's Season by S.M. Sawyer Justin's Season by Aug. 28, 2016 $6.99 100357 words Sample 20%
The year is 1988, and Justin Davis, a former nationally recruited football prep star, awakens from twelve years of masking his shame with drugs and alcohol to find he has been returned to his former self through what can only be described as a miracle.
The Dragon and His Houseboy 2 by Crymsyn Hart The Dragon and His Houseboy 2 by Aug. 28, 2016 $4.99 33891 words Sample 10%
In order to save the man he loves from the volcanic eruption, Wyr must reveal his true nature. By doing so, his existence is threatened. Still he would do anything to make Tahan happy and see him safe. Even give up his life.
In the Twist by L.A. Stockman In the Twist by Aug. 27, 2016 $4.99 47713 words Sample 20%
Twelve dead children. An ex-priest with the faith to move mountains. A hunter out of the depths of legend. Together, they must find a way to overcome their pasts and become something entirely new if they are to defeat an ancient evil.
Darryl in Distress by Feral Sephrian Darryl in Distress by Aug. 27, 2016 $1.99 11983 words Sample 20%
Five years after the events of Daniel in Distress, Darryl comes to Seyda Ranch to attend the summer camp for teens who need help finding themselves. Darryl finds out more than he expected, but he’ll have to go far out of his comfort zone to discover what he really wants.
C21 Box Set by Edward Kendrick C21 Box Set by Aug. 27, 2016 $7.99 112503 words Sample 20%
C21 is a covert operation comprised of good men and women who ended up on the wrong side of the law. Now they have a chance to track and punish criminals to whom the law doesn't seem to apply. In this gay erotic romance box set by best-selling author Edward Kendrick, meet three of C21's newest recruits. Contains the stories: Dylan's Dilemma, Sean's Predicament, and Tate's Quandary.
Sacred Isle by Eve Francis Sacred Isle by Aug. 27, 2016 $2.99 17803 words Sample 20%
After arriving at the Sacred Isle Diner, PI Tara Hayes hears of a man found on a beach who appears to be murdered by a mermaid. Though Tara knows the idea is ridiculous, the possible siren that haunts the Florida coastline and the victim's beautiful sister Sabrina is all she can think about. A shocking turn in the investigation makes Tara realize Sabrina may be more than who she says she is.
The Beach House by Shawn Lane The Beach House by Aug. 27, 2016 $3.99 21475 words Sample 20%
After model and actor, Mason Adams rents a beach house for the summer in a seaside town to get away from his fast-paced, partying lifestyle in Los Angeles. Forced to retire after a career-ending injury, John Harding found a new life as a novelist. Life is good, but unexciting until Mason comes to stay. They begin an affair despite knowing once the summer ends, Mason will return to LA.
Country by Jeff Mann Country by Aug. 26, 2016 $8.00 142459 words Sample 20%
Brice Brown sings about loyalty and broken hearts, the earnestness of being a proud Southerner, yet his popular country music lyrics are misdirection because Brice has kept hidden his attraction to men for all his life. But when a former lover--and band member--goes to the press with the truth, Brice finds himself sick of all the lies and returning to the sanctuary of his West Virginian hometown.
Second Hand by Heidi Cullinan & Marie Sexton Second Hand by
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Paul and El have nothing in common except a past full of disappointments. There's no reason to believe the two of them could fit, but in El’s line of work, one man’s junk is another man’s treasure. When it comes to love, El and Paul may learn that secondhand doesn't mean second best.
L'amour et l'anxiété by Nothim Assange L'amour et l'anxiété by Aug. 26, 2016 You set the price! 10159 words Sample 33%
André incarne la crise humaine dans la terre ou dans l'univers .. Il a coupé son chemin dans la vie entre les montagnes intellectuelles et roches matérielles, la recherche d'un endroit stable rituellement, autour de lui son père marxiste et mère catholique. Il est sorti à l'existence et autour de lui la pensée laïque et la pensée religieuse, ils représentent le fondement de la pensée dans notre en
Gay Rape! Pigs and Cum Sluts by Gary Bonds Gay Rape! Pigs and Cum Sluts by Aug. 26, 2016 Free! 7364 words Read a sample
Author Gary Bonds shares two short stories from his entire collection of hundreds, which he takes from real life incidents; one taking place in a public bathroom at an airport, and the other in prison As Gary says, his work is far from the usual ‘hearts and flowers’ romantic slush, specialising more in extreme brutal content such as pig sex, gang bangs and rape – Over 18’s only.
Geschlecht Und Angst by Nothim Assange Geschlecht Und Angst by Aug. 26, 2016 You set the price! 9879 words Sample 33%
Ein Roman über menschliche Beziehungen die Interaktion, Dieser Roman, kann ich nicht behaupten, dass es sich um eine virtuelle Box ist, so kann ich nicht behaupten, dass es durchaus realistisch ist ..Aber Ich denke, dass jedes Mal, wenn wir oben ..Wir aussehen zu finden, ist ein Roman, den Konflikt Bestehende unsere Realität Dokumentierte ..
The Viscount and the Artist by Alyson Pearce The Viscount and the Artist by Aug. 26, 2016 $3.99 81119 words Sample 20%
A damaged viscount, a shy artist, and an improper proposal. Alyson Pearce's debut novel about finding love against the odds.
Agent Colt by A L Wright Agent Colt by Aug. 26, 2016 $3.99 37218 words Sample 25%
Secret Agent Latesse Colt has a secret that she’s never shared. Not even with her partner, the flirtatious Isaiah Turelli. But once they onboard a new team member, Tess realizes that her secret is in danger of revealing itself. Can she fight her attraction to the new girl, or will she continue to play the part of the cold, hard spy?
The King's Captain (Merely Players #2) by Ian Smith The King's Captain (Merely Players #2) by Aug. 25, 2016 $3.99 46161 words Sample 20%
Paul, Hayley's leading man and lover, learns he can be a real-life hero when life overshadows art. His trust in Hayley and her best friend Becky is threatened by a secret. Maybe it's braver to walk away than take a chance.
Warlock's Cove: The Complete First Series by Jade Astor Warlock's Cove: The Complete First Series by Aug. 25, 2016 $3.99 56529 words Sample 20%
The Complete Series! Warlock’s Cove, a picturesque village nestled on the rocky New England coast, is a small town like no other. Founded in the seventeenth century by two families driven out of Europe for practicing witchcraft, it has developed a uniquely tolerant and unconventional culture. Warlocks, vampires, and ghosts all attempt to co-exist peacefully there while keeping their secret...
Return to Warlock's Cove by Jade Astor Return to Warlock's Cove by Aug. 25, 2016 Free! 9044 words Read a sample
Part One : Chapters 1 - 2 On his way to a college party for vampires and human students, young warlock Milo Hawthorn is shocked when a bike swerves out of the darkness and crashes headlong into his car. Thankfully, the rider, a cute guy named Thomas, isn’t hurt, but just to be safe Milo takes him home for some magical healing that soon turns into something more...
La Legge dell’Attrazione by Jay Northcote La Legge dell’Attrazione by Aug. 25, 2016 $4.99 64432 words Sample 10%
Quando una relazione professionale diviene personale, è impossibile resistere alla legge dell'attrazione.
Sideshow by Amy Stilgenbauer Sideshow by Aug. 25, 2016 $6.99 59639 words Sample 20%
Abby Amaro has ambitions, but she’s a good girl, and in 1957 good girls get married. But her suitor sends a chill down her spine, and she flees to join a traveling carnival. Thanks to a burlesque aerialist and the world’s saddest clown, Abby bides her time until she can rejoin her familiar world. She doesn’t expect a sideshow strongwoman named Suprema to capture her imagination.
His Holy Bones: The Rifter Book Ten by Ginn Hale His Holy Bones: The Rifter Book Ten by Aug. 24, 2016 $3.99 44251 words Sample 20%
When John opens a letter addressed to his missing roommate, Kyle, he expects to find a house key, but instead he is swept into a strange realm of magic, mysticism, revolutionaries and assassins. Though he struggles to escape, John is drawn steadily closer to a fate he share with Kyle—to wake the destroyer god, the Rifter, and shatter a world.
Settling the Score -- Part 1: The Favor by Josh Hunter Settling the Score -- Part 1: The Favor by Aug. 24, 2016 Free! 6601 words Read a sample
What’s worse than a bully? --A bully who’s the hottest jock in school. Wade Johnson thinks that he can get away with anything, just because he’s the quarterback of our football team. He caught me staring at him during gym class Freshman year, and branded me a “queer”. He and his teammates have been making my life hell ever since. But golden boy Wade is about to learn his lesson. The hard way.
Sentirsi a casa by Silvia Violet Sentirsi a casa by Aug. 24, 2016 $3.99 42065 words Sample 10%
Due poliziotti entrano in un bar. Mason, il barista, pensa a uno scherzo, perché è praticamente impossibile che due uomini così sexy possano essere veri poliziotti. Sembrano usciti da una fantasia erotica in uniforme. Ma ben presto capisce che Jack e Gray fanno sul serio e lo desiderano ardentemente.
Protect (A Gay Stepbrother Romance) by Cole Bates Protect (A Gay Stepbrother Romance) by Aug. 24, 2016 Free! 20678 words Read a sample
Chet and Kris will come to realize what’s important in life together and Kris will teach Chet a lesson that Chet helped him learn when they were still just kids: Be true to who you are.
Eldridge's Release by Evelise Archer Eldridge's Release by Aug. 24, 2016 $3.49 23297 words Sample 15%
Will Eldridge’s inner turmoil hinder him from finding his true submissiveness? Not on Dalton’s watch. Dalton would settle for none other than Eldridge’s release.
Beach Rental, a M/M Anthology by Torquere Press Beach Rental, a M/M Anthology by Aug. 24, 2016 $3.99 27292 words Sample 15%
Escape for some fun in the sun and sand with Beach Rental, an M/M anthology penned by Torquere Press authors.
Yin and Yang by Rob Rosen Yin and Yang by Aug. 24, 2016 $1.99 3817 words Sample 15%
An unexpected early morning encounter between a surfer and California newbie leads to much more than either ever expected along a deserted stretch of pristine beach. Love, it seems, is in the misty sea air!
Weekend Encounter by Jamie Lowe Weekend Encounter by Aug. 24, 2016 $1.99 4856 words Sample 15%
Jackson may not be looking for romance during a weekend getaway with his friends, but that doesn’t mean romance isn’t looking for him. When Jackson encounters Logan, his plan to third-wheel with his buddies is derailed in the best way possible.
Sea Salt & Chocolate by Lynn Townsend Sea Salt & Chocolate by Aug. 24, 2016 $1.99 6622 words Sample 15%
Marriage is hard work, everyone knows that. Will a summer vacation lead to reigniting sparks between Eric and Temple, or will it tear their family apart?
Pacific Rimming by Dale Cameron Lowry Pacific Rimming by Aug. 24, 2016 $2.49 8170 words Sample 15%
Turning forty makes Mike feel old, so his husband, Ken, helps him recapture his youth in a ménage à trois with a gorgeous younger man. Can what started as a one-night stand transform into a threesome that lasts?
Lick by Asta Idonea Lick by Aug. 24, 2016 $2.49 4824 words Sample 15%
Jay is unimpressed when his parents drag him on a seaside holiday to Bournemouth. However, the English summer heats up when he meets sexy ice cream seller Aland.
The Cobbler's Soleless Son by Meredith Katz The Cobbler's Soleless Son by Aug. 24, 2016 $1.99 16340 words Sample 20%
Everyone expects Renart Walker to follow in his mother's footsteps and become the cobbler for their little demon-ruled town. That'd be the proper thing to do: keep his head down, live his quiet human life, and try not to get too involved with demons. But Renart has never been terribly concerned with proper, and he isn't interested in a quiet life. His interests are a little more ambitious...
How Beautiful Thy Footsteps by Vanessa Cardui How Beautiful Thy Footsteps by Aug. 24, 2016 $2.99 20755 words Sample 20%
Reffia is the bane of Mesil's existence: a talented thief, pushy, presumptuous... beautiful and tempting. But Mesil has always managed to resist that temptation—until Reffia insists Mesil make her a special pair of magical shoes that will allow Reffia to reach the beautiful city of Endaious Above. But such powerful magic commands a powerful price: Reffia would be her slave...
The MCB Quarterly, Volume 5 by Mischief Corner Books The MCB Quarterly, Volume 5 by Aug. 23, 2016 $3.99 32082 words Sample 15%
The Quarterly is an eMagazine of LGBTQ fiction—of all kinds. This volume features five short stories: The Benefits, Writing Group, Sentry 1071, Reading Between the Lines, & Glow Bunny. It also includes an Interview with Christie Jennings-Wyckoff talking about "Making Conventions Happen", and a Featured Artist section with Gus Li.
Who I Used to Be by Alexa Land Who I Used to Be by Aug. 23, 2016 $4.99 113698 words Sample 10%
Zachary’s life is careening toward disaster. On one of the worst nights of his life, he meets TJ, a broken man with demons of his own. Neither is expecting the attraction that flares between them, not with their substantial age difference, and certainly not while drowning in a sea of pain and regret. Does love stand a chance between two lost souls who are convinced they’re damaged beyond repair?
Bear Bait: How To Seduce A Hot Daddy Bear Gay Gainer Fiction by Skye Eagleday Bear Bait: How To Seduce A Hot Daddy Bear Gay Gainer Fiction by Aug. 23, 2016 $2.99 7850 words Sample 20%
The latest in the bestselling Tales of the Werebear Series A ProfessorFatology Special Selection (An adults only story of supernatural gaining and fat fetish that’s so hot your ereader may melt. All characters are over the age of 18.)
Custom Fit by Josephine Myles Custom Fit by Aug. 23, 2016 $2.99 45252 words Sample 20%
Being “wrong” has never felt so right! Felix McAvoy has never made a secret of his desire to wear women’s clothing, but the prospect of cross-dressing 24/7 terrifies him. Meanwhile his boyfriend Andrew has his own unspoken desires. Felix sees him as a top, but Andrew’s yearning to switch things up. Plucking up the courage to share their secrets is going to be excruciatingly embarrassing!
Lost in the Echo by Jack L. Pyke Lost in the Echo by Aug. 23, 2016 $3.99 26974 words Sample 20%
Three days. Three questions. Three answers. Kidnapped, blindfolded, and bound to a bed, running away isn't an option any more for Will Chambers. Despite being a linguistic tutor and having every conversational tool at his disposal, all Will wanted to do was fade into the background, become lost in the echo of wild heath and harbour. But now someone wants to put his body and mind on full display.
Gay Force 5-Pack: Western Initiation, Pimp Payment, Redneck Deliverance, Gambling Debt, Urinal Lust by Forrest Manacre Gay Force 5-Pack: Western Initiation, Pimp Payment, Redneck Deliverance, Gambling Debt, Urinal Lust by Aug. 22, 2016 $3.99 23254 words Sample 20%
Here's a five pack of stories from the Gay Force series of hardcore gay noncon erotica! Each entry in the Gay Force series explores and worships one alpha dominant-archetype of non-consensual gay sex! The tales in this series are brief attempts at perfecting a classic violent sex scenario, and are therefore short, harsh and brutal. These stories are violent, painful and immoral!
Death Takes a Partner: A Mary Jo Assassin Novel by Dean Wesley Smith Death Takes a Partner: A Mary Jo Assassin Novel by Aug. 22, 2016 $5.99 35467 words Sample 20%
Mary Jo, one of the most beautiful and deadly assassins in all history, loves drinking vodka and orange juice after a job well done. She planned her next kill perfectly. Every detail thought through. But Mary Jo never planned on meeting Jean, the beautiful woman two houses down the street. A twisted story of love, killing, and drinking, not necessarily in that order.
German Sex Conference Calling Dr. Whitebear by Skye Eagleday German Sex Conference Calling Dr. Whitebear by Aug. 22, 2016 $2.99 21326 words Sample 20%
In Germany, Kurt Engel has always fantasized having a Native American lover. Jake Whitebear is more than ready for romance—but he wants it rooted in reality. In a small village celebrating its medieval history, a modern American Indian will try to teach his love-struck admirer the difference between the past, the present, and their potential future.
The Butch and the Beautiful by Kris Ripper The Butch and the Beautiful by Aug. 22, 2016 $4.99 66551 words Sample 15%
Jaq Cummings is a high school teacher who really wants a committed relationship—as long as it doesn’t keep her out late on school nights or interrupt Sunday mass with her dad. She is absolutely not about to fall for the hot-mess divorcée she hooks up with even if said hot mess pushes all her buttons. Jaq’s white knight days are over.
Irregulars by Ginn Hale Irregulars by Aug. 21, 2016 $7.99 156170 words Sample 20%
NATO's Irregulars Affairs Division is a secret organization operating in thousands of cities around the globe. Its agents police relations between the earthly realm and those beyond this world, protecting us from terrible dangers as well as enthralling temptations. Four adventures from four award-winning authors, all set in one amazing world. Is your security clearance high enough to read on?
Turnskin by Nicole Kimberling Turnskin by Aug. 21, 2016 $5.99 70060 words Sample 20%
Raised in a remote farming community, Tom Fletcher knows little of his Shifter heritage and less about the dangerous lives that others of his kind lead in the city of Riverside. For Tom the big city is a daydream of opening nights and bright theater lights. But when Tom meets Cloud Coldmoon-infamous and handsome heir to a criminal syndicate- everything changes.
La Tentación de Hassan by Solange Álvaz La Tentación de Hassan by Aug. 21, 2016 $5.00 55956 words Sample 10%
Hassan tiene una misión. Una muy agradable misión; nadie le dijo que no podía mezclar los negocios y el placer. Pero, ¿qué pasa cuando dos realidades chocan entre sí y lo dejan sintiendo más de lo que debería?
Risk (Dark Light, Volume 2) by Dusk Peterson Risk (Dark Light, Volume 2) by Aug. 21, 2016 $2.99 112077 words Sample 20%
A soldier must decide how high a price he is willing to pay for an unspoken bond. A servant and his beloved master face stark truths as their lives are endangered. A young torturer, satisfied with his lot, gambles everything he has ever valued to learn a new way of treating prisoners. . . . . "Risk" looks at the dangers and rewards of taking risks.
Thatcher's Mate (Gay Werewolf Novella) by Dawn Wilder Thatcher's Mate (Gay Werewolf Novella) by Aug. 21, 2016 $2.99 20167 words Sample 20%
Lorenzo never expected to be looking for a new pack. But he finds himself fighting in the tournament to show off his skills to potential new Alphas. Only, his old Alpha just can't seem to let things go... Thatcher never thought he'd end up in the tournament either. Or that he'd end up sharing a tent with someone as sexy as Lorenzo. This could get real complicated. *Adult Content, ~20,000 words