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

Sweet Boy and Wild One by T. L. Hayes Sweet Boy and Wild One by Aug. 15, 2017 $9.99 64232 words Sample 20%
Love may be enough to take Rachel Cole and Bobby Layton to unexpected places, even if they're forced to question their assumptions about gender and sexuality.
The Scholarship by Jaime Maddox The Scholarship by Aug. 15, 2017 $9.99 93050 words Sample 20%
Ella Townes’s boring life is turned upside down when she starts a new job, meets a sexy doctor, and witnesses an attempted murder in the park near her home.
To Be Determined by Mardi Alexander & Laurie Eichler To Be Determined by
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Charlie Dickerson escapes her life in the US to rescue Australian wildlife with Pip Atkins, but can they save each other?
True Colors by Yolanda Wallace True Colors by Aug. 15, 2017 $9.99 80163 words Sample 20%
Blogger Robby Rawlins plans to use First Daughter Taylor Crenshaw to get ahead, but she never planned on falling in love with her in the process.
Unexpected by Jenny Frame Unexpected by Aug. 15, 2017 $9.99 70935 words Sample 20%
When Dale McGuire falls for Rebecca Harper, the mother of the son she never knew she had, will Rebecca’s troubled past stop them from making the family they both truly crave?
The Bee Charmer by Ali Spooner The Bee Charmer by Aug. 14, 2017 $8.99 136222 words Sample 15%
After the death of her father, a trapper Nat St. Croix needs to decide on which direction her life should take. A young widow, Marissa, catches Nat’s attention. Can Marissa be the chance of having the best of both worlds? Will the call of the wild and all that is familiar or, will the call of love capture Nat’s heart?
Hunt For Love by Amber Ross Hunt For Love by Aug. 14, 2017 Free! 19299 words Sample 20%
Set in Boston this story follows Jen a 2nd year surgical resident and Maddie the head of the Neurosurgery department at the hospital and the course their relationship takes. Jen has set Maddie on a course to find her. After years together and a separation following some tough times will they find their way back to each other? With the help of their 4 year old Jen hatches a plan to fix things.
Controlled Burn by Erin McLellan Controlled Burn by Aug. 14, 2017 $4.99 82724 words Sample 15%
At eighteen, Joel Smith’s life fell to pieces. His boyfriend died in a car crash while reading a sext from him, the local newspaper outed them both in the aftermath, and his parents got a divorce. Joel did everything possible to outrun his past: he moved to Oklahoma for college, legally changed his name, and started over.
King of the Fire Dancers by S.T. Sterlings King of the Fire Dancers by Aug. 14, 2017 $6.49 89308 words Sample 20%
With both his family and freedom snatched away, Coy’s only goal is revenge. When the man he blames for everything becomes his new cellmate, it seems his revenge will be swift. But August swears his innocence and even helps Coy escape prison. A journey across the country in search of the real culprit brings them closer together. But Coy still isn’t sure if he should trust August.
Becoming Andy Hunsinger by Jere' M Fishback Becoming Andy Hunsinger by Aug. 14, 2017 $5.49 64048 words Sample 20%
It’s 1976, and Anita Bryant’s homophobic “Save Our Children” crusade rages through Florida. When Andy Hunsinger, a closeted gay college student, joins in a demonstration protesting Bryant’s appearance in Tallahassee, his straight boy image is shattered when he is “outed” by a TV news reporter.
The One Thing I Know by Keelan Ellis The One Thing I Know by Aug. 14, 2017 $5.49 67227 words Sample 20%
Henry has been offered the job of a lifetime, playing with the successful rock band the Vulgar Details. Terry Blackwood, the lead singer who is rapidly spiraling out of control, seems to hate the very sight of him. It takes a breakdown for Terry to let his guard down, and Henry to open himself up to new possibilities.
Three Player Game by Jaime Samms Three Player Game by Aug. 14, 2017 $4.99 71493 words Sample 15%
Vince’s life has improved immeasurably since he moved to Bluewater Bay two years ago. He’s gone from working for a man he hated, to helping found a company he believes in. And he and his boyfriend, Pete, have built a delicate balance of power between them that keeps them both grounded and thriving. Almost, anyway.
The Evening Blade: Edge of Awakening by Kyle Oates The Evening Blade: Edge of Awakening by Aug. 13, 2017 You set the price! 124648 words
As a new generation comes of age, the world of Trista is on the brink of unspeakable turmoil that has not been seen since long before recorded history. Three people find themselves on a path that will lead them towards their part to play. Parts greater than what they could imagine or even desire. The day is over, and as wars rage the Void begins to stir.
Their Precious Own by Lia Black Their Precious Own by Aug. 13, 2017 $4.99 70793 words Sample 20%
Another body in a string of ritualistic murders. A serial killer who’s getting cocky. Detective Derek Childress thinks this day just can’t get any worse...and then he meets his new partner. With time running out, former enemies find that love may not be enough to overcome prejudice, politics, and murder in this post-apocalyptic, paranormal, noir murder-mystery.
Conquer by Angelique Voisen Conquer by Aug. 12, 2017 $3.99 25169 words Sample 10%
Most people fear the dark. Some embrace it. Blackened windows, a 400-square feet self-made prison, and a loyal Welsh corgi—that’s the extent of former soldier Matthew Ash’s world. Matt’s tasted hell’s battlefield. He wears the scars on his skin and soul to prove it. Matt’s agoraphobia keeps his demons out and that’s all that matters.
Theoretical Love by JJ King Theoretical Love by Aug. 12, 2017 $2.99 11924 words Sample 10%
Dr. Rachel Grande has the life she’s always wanted. She’s the youngest tenured professor at her university, has an amazing circle of friends, and she’s linked to the greatest discovery in the history of her city. What more could she ask for? Then Rachel meets an archivist with a connection to her past and her rock solid world tilts on its axis.
Taken - The Wrath of Mabon: Episode 4 by Keegan Kennedy Taken - The Wrath of Mabon: Episode 4 by Aug. 12, 2017 $2.99 18199 words Sample 20%
After a surprise twist, Wilson is left bitter. Jeb decides that it’s time to return to Forsaken Cove to face Ford. Gram deals with several life-changing revelations. After Gram pushes him away, Mabon recruits two others to help him in his ultimate quest. Ulf and Uli prepare for a contingency plan. Ford stalks and kills in New Orleans. Mabon gifts a mortal with the Rite of Ascension.
Bonaventure and Clyde by Devyn Morgan Bonaventure and Clyde by Aug. 12, 2017 $3.99 19894 words Sample 20%
Cowboy Clyde is accompanied by Bonnie, a ballet dancer, at a posh country club function. Leather jeans and a hat mix with Bonnie's tuxedo just fine, raising both heat level and interest - and also the eyebrows of stodgy club members. Will the guys find a way to stay together, or is this just a fling? Enjoy their antics in this heartwarming romantic comedy, where two young men find true love.
Love Slaves of Helen Hadley Hall by James Magruder Love Slaves of Helen Hadley Hall by Aug. 12, 2017 $9.99 78967 words Sample 5%
LOVE SLAVES OF HELEN HADLEY HALL is an unforgettable novel of art and academia, love and yearning, and hope and possibility, with a lyricism that will lift your heart.
The Grump by Wayne Mansfield The Grump by Aug. 12, 2017 $2.99 18660 words Sample 20%
When Brad rents a room in a terraced house, he is prepared to tolerate the grumpy landlord because of its close proximity to his work, and the low rent. To make him feel better, there is Enzo, his hot new Italian workmate. But things don’t necessarily work out the way he expects them to, and there are one or two, quite astonishing, surprises in store for him.
Manfred's Curse by Shawn Lane Manfred's Curse by Aug. 12, 2017 $1.99 6590 words Sample 20%
An unsettling storm arrives in Conrad’s seaside town, turning his life upside down when his house cat shifts into a sexy man. Manfred is used to being a cat -- and shifting to his human form whenever he wants -- until he crosses paths with a vindictive witch who curses him. He finds the man of his dream in Conrad, but before he can get his man, the curse must be broken for good.
Cinnamon Eyes by Nell Iris Cinnamon Eyes by Aug. 12, 2017 $3.99 34888 words Sample 20%
Cory’s struggled with severe depression. Desperate to rebuild his shattered life, he seeks out his best friend Asher who he was in love with at fifteen, but who didn’t know it. Asher’s relationship with his father is difficult and now that Pops has cancer, Asher fights to be allowed to help. When they meet after sixteen years, Cory’s feelings are as strong as ever. But does Asher feel the same?
Ass Fucked By The Asian Ladyboy by Kim Clove Ass Fucked By The Asian Ladyboy by Aug. 12, 2017 $2.99 3545 words Sample 15%
We met in a whorehouse in Asia, and I took her back to my hotel and fucked her so hard. It was my first shemale experience, and it was so much kinkier than sex with my wife. I ate her tight butt out, and slobbered all over her shaft before I plowed her... And then she ended up plowing me too! I was so tight that it hurt so bad, but I loved the feeling of being dominated by a ladyboy. She was HUGE!
Caring for Riggs by Bonnie Dee Caring for Riggs by Aug. 12, 2017 $2.99 28677 words Sample 20%
After years abroad, Kyle Skelton returns to Chicago to plan his grandfather’s funeral. Weighed down by guilt about neglecting the prickly old man who once looked after him, Kyle is determined to find a good home for Gramps’s senior dog. The last thing he needs as he confronts his complicated past is the distraction of Darrel Baines, the handsome next door neighbor who’s been taking care of Riggs.
Snake Snack by Lisa Oliver Snake Snack by Aug. 11, 2017 $3.99 59398 words Sample 15%
Simon thought having a mate was a good idea, until he met his. Darwin is too used to being alone to ever consider bonding himself to someone, especially a snake shifter. He didn't want to be lunch. Kidnappings, a mayoral race and threats on two pack members don't help the cause. Will Simon and Darwin ever get their HEA? Includes MPREG.
A Day For Ghosts by Britany Elizabeth A Day For Ghosts by Aug. 11, 2017 $3.99 23927 words Sample 20%
A quiet town is shaken by a murder. Two months later, nineteen year old Ellie helps clean the now empty house it happened in so it can be sold. After stepping into the house, the ghost of the dead woman becomes attached to her. Ellie must learn to live with the odd and cheerful ghost of Arielle as they work together to try and solve the mystery of her murder in hopes that she can move on.
Beast of a Time by Misha Paige Beast of a Time by Aug. 11, 2017 $2.99 28218 words Sample 15%
Kane isn’t like most people: he’s not human, for one thing. An event from his past led him to stay on Earth, a planet of people that were often scared and hostile to his kind. When one man shows up—Al, a new hire who keeps smiling at Kane when he should be looking at him with fear and distaste—Kane is faced with a challenge he never expected.
P.O.W. Prigioniero Di Guerra by Max Vos P.O.W. Prigioniero Di Guerra by Aug. 11, 2017 $3.99 41902 words Sample 15%
Sam Stone è innamorato di Benoit, migliore amico e compagno Marine, da molto tempo. Dopo che un signore della guerra talebano li cattura realizza che darebbe la sua vita per riportare Benoit dalla sua famiglia. Ma è solo grazie ad Abbas, l'arabo occidentalizzato che gli ha rubato il cuore, che Sam e Benoit riescono a raggiungere la libertà.
Remaking Josh by Tami Veldura Remaking Josh by Aug. 11, 2017 $2.99 9251 words
Josh takes a late-season trip to his cabin on the edge of Tidewater, hoping to find a way to move on from his husband's death. He doesn't expect to rescue someone else. A dead truck battery, no satphone, and an incoming storm drive Eli to Josh's door, near frostbite. Tidewater's winter storm just needs to snow the two damaged men in long enough for them to realize they can heal each other.
The Loft 2 by Elizabeth Lister The Loft 2 by Aug. 11, 2017 $4.99 22214 words
Tate and Sebastian spend more and more time at their boyfriend/Dom James' home but when they receive a notice of eviction from their apartment they hesitate to examine the obvious solution - moving in with James. In the meantime, James and his longtime friend Catherine plan an elaborate fetish party at Catherine's club in Gatineau - La Petite Mort.
Life Is Not A Musical by Vicktor Alexander Life Is Not A Musical by Aug. 11, 2017 $6.99 72061 words
When Nathaniel "Than" Kelly is told to uncover and report on the secrets in widowed billionaire, viral sensation, single dad, Dominic Montgomery's closet on why he's so hell bent in giving his daughter the world, he doesn't expect to lose his heart in the process; but it may be too late to earn forgiveness of a man who has already experienced loss and betrayal.
Four Lesbians: A Love Story by Thomas Handover Four Lesbians: A Love Story by Aug. 10, 2017 $3.99 23512 words Sample 20%
Times are changing in this sensual story of lesbians coming together for sex, only to discover that true love is as much a possibility in their lives as countless one-night stands. A NASA contractor meets her nurse lover, and a successful painter meets a brilliant architect. As romances bud, so do sexual tension and mind-shattering orgasms between women.
Present Uncertain by Harrison Phillips Present Uncertain by Aug. 09, 2017 $3.99 44958 words
The First Solis Elf in 500 years is valuable, so valuable that everyone has plans for him but what about what he wants? Gunny, a Marine Fae is avoiding love after being burned. The Marines are enough but then an Elf officer sends him into a tailspin. Plans, genetics, the military all create roadblocks for an Elf and his Marine. Will love win?
The Lies Your Father Told Me by GA Hauser The Lies Your Father Told Me by Aug. 09, 2017 $3.99 58302 words Sample 10%
Online men…predators or lovers? In reality, do you know who you’re talking to? Or will you live to regret it?
The Stall by Richard J. Wolf The Stall by Aug. 09, 2017 Free! 3217 words Read a sample
In this highly erotic short story by author Richard J. Wolf, Jack has a chance encounter with a beautiful, young boy in a public bathroom. Outside the stall, Jack struggles to find the solution to his biggest problem. Is this boy his downfall or his salvation?
Tabitha by Irene Wendy Wode Tabitha by Aug. 09, 2017 $6.99 62161 words
Tabitha is a simple country girl in a simple country town—or so she tries to make everyone believe. But when a boy with a quiet confidence and appealing edge shows up in town to collect beautiful images, it's Tabitha he's most drawn to. Life is never simple, and the complications aren't only on her side. There are mysteries to be solved, and Tabitha fears her questions will lead to bad news...
Nice Jewish Boys by Sarah L. Young Nice Jewish Boys by Aug. 09, 2017 $4.99 39891 words
Avishai Miller is your typical kid. Except that his mother is dead, he barely speaks to his father, and he's secretly dating Noah, a male classmate at his Jewish private school. Then their relationship is discovered, everything they know changes, leaving them struggling to find their feet in a new, unwelcoming reality.
A Study of Fiber and Demons by Jasmine Gower A Study of Fiber and Demons by Aug. 09, 2017 $4.99 45605 words
When Alim is exposed by his rival Liam for academic corruption, his career in the Pinnacle University of Scholarly Magic is destroyed, and only a breakthrough in the study of the highly-profitable essence known as demonweave will be enough to regain his standing...
Bred by the Cavemen by Jayson Jax Bred by the Cavemen by Aug. 09, 2017 $2.99 20077 words Sample 10%
While imprisoned on his father's island, he chooses to live out a fantasy—one where he would give himself to one of the cavemen who'd been created there. He hadn’t planned for one to become two.
Justified by Mell Eight Justified by Aug. 09, 2017 $5.99 54316 words
The world of vampires and werewolves is in upheaval. The magical community is under attack by a great evil power trying to destroy them all and their strongest fighter is oblivious with his nose glued in a spell book. Yani has given up hope in getting Aaron back on track. He knows he instead has to focus on his own future and the lives of those he loves, even if it means losing Aaron forever...
Boss by Nell Boye Boss by Aug. 08, 2017 $1.99 9408 words Sample 20%
Megan, a hard-working attractive straight woman is used on getting all sorts of attention from the men in her office. But when she starts fantasizing vividly about her new boss Dr. Reese, she smells trouble brewing especially when the interest appears to be mutual. You see on top of everything else, Dr. Reese happens to be a woman.
Antisocial by Heidi Cullinan Antisocial by Aug. 08, 2017 $5.99 125068 words Sample 20%
One encounter with antisocial Xander Fairchild’s artwork is enough to turn Skylar Stone’s carefully orchestrated one-percenter life upside down, unlacing his secrets and inviting him into a secret anime-soaked world with a new set of friends. But will they be brave enough to embrace their fragile new relationship and let it last beyond the summer?
Becoming Kerry by Lynn Kelling Becoming Kerry by Aug. 08, 2017 $7.99 95733 words Sample 20%
Kerry Sanderson is an exotic dancer, but believes he’s much more than any of those labels imply. Kerry sets out to discover who he really is. He accepts what seems to be an innocent offer from allegedly straight security guard, Ewyn Garrity, at gay club Blaze. Sparks fly and lines are crossed. The more he’s tempted to let go of the fear and self-doubt that isn hampering his ability to be himself.
Classified Connection by Victoria Zagar Classified Connection by Aug. 07, 2017 Free! 3547 words Read a sample
When Aron creates a classified ad online hoping to find romance, he knows he'll probably end up with a one night stand. So when Graham shows up at their agreed meeting place with a ring mark on his finger and wants to go straight to a hotel, Aron is not surprised. However, things are rarely as they seem and Aron is about to make a connection he never anticipated...
Power Of Love Eternal Flames 8 by Cree Storm Power Of Love Eternal Flames 8 by Aug. 07, 2017 $4.99 41458 words Sample 10%
Nash and Toby have spent five years teasing, flirting, and hiding from one another, but when Toby is brutally attacked and left for dead it changes everything. Now Nash along with their friends must find a way to not only save him, but all of Crystal as well from a new threat that has come for them all.
The Flood's Lover by Liam Drake The Flood's Lover by Aug. 07, 2017 $4.99 34267 words Sample 10%
On a routine business trip, Henry picks up a handsome guy needing a lift to New Mexico. He soon realizes that the man is more than he seems, and the storms that keep chasing them are no coincidence. Holding on to the kind of love and passion he's always wanted but was too afraid to reach for will be the most difficult thing he's ever done.
Personal Foul by Lucy J. Madison Personal Foul by Aug. 07, 2017 $5.99 60434 words Sample 20%
Kat Schaefer's career is on autopilot. She's an elite basketball official in the WNBA after surviving an extremely rocky childhood but still finds herself adrift in her personal life almost two years after her longtime girlfriend dumped her. Kat's well-ordered world turns upside down again when she meets a hotshot rookie named Julie Stevens.
In the Direction of the Sun by Lucy J. Madison In the Direction of the Sun by Aug. 07, 2017 $7.99 62909 words Sample 20%
Steady and smart, Alex McKenzie is settled into a comfortable life in her beloved hometown of Stockbridge, MA. Everything Alex thought she knew about life and about herself changes the moment Cate Conrad blows into town like a warm breeze.
Looking for Derek by NC Nest Looking for Derek by Aug. 07, 2017 $1.99 64170 words Sample 15%
Looking for Derek is an LGBT teen romantic-comedy. Sixteen-year-old Nick Revel may have a girlfriend, but he falls in love on a summer trip with a mysterious boy named Derek. They spend the perfect day together, but when Nick can’t find the courage to defend Derek against the hatred of strangers, Nick loses his first true love on the same day he found him.
Tube Ride by HM69 Tube Ride by Aug. 07, 2017 Free! 2335 words Read a sample
Jon Hardwick’s routine Tube ride becomes rather memorable when a tattooed stranger cums up to talk to him. This story is inspired by an actual conversation I had with a tattooed guy on the tube one day.