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

Diamond Cold by Serenity Snow Diamond Cold by Oct. 10, 2018 $4.99 62,760 words Sample 10%
The love in Jennifer’s eyes promised a future of happiness Jorja couldn’t wait to explore. However, in only four months the dream begins to crack with one malicious undine bent on revenge. Jorja isn’t surprised her carefully crafted façade is coming undone to reveal the mafia boss she really is. She knew it would happen and is ready for a fight with bitter old enemies.
Granola Bars and Spaceships by Geneva Vand Granola Bars and Spaceships by Oct. 10, 2018 $4.99 47,570 words Sample 20%
In the middle of a training trip, Keeska's shuttle navigation fails and strands Keeska on Earth—alone, no way to contact home and with no chance of help from the locals...until one does. When Eric starts leaving food in front of an abandoned storefront in the crappy strip mall by his house, he thought he was helping a dog or homeless kid. He gets the shock of his life when he discovers an alien...
Dangerous Medicine by Jeff Stookey Dangerous Medicine by Oct. 10, 2018 $4.99 100,150 words Sample 20%
Dangerous Medicine follows Dr. Carl Holman’s struggles to navigate his medical career in the face of social and personal obstacles from the KKK, society, and other dangers. Dangerous Medicine is Book 3 of Medicine for the Blues, an LGBT historical novel trilogy based on extensive period research of the 1920s.
Love and Lint Rollers by Kaje Harper Love and Lint Rollers by Oct. 09, 2018 $4.99 72,370 words Sample 20%
Thom and Dean meet at Pride, rescuing an injured stray cat. Thom is attracted to the generous veterinarian in the bi-pride bracelet. Can he hope Dean will be okay with Thom's Crohn's health issues and preferences in bed? Dean likes Thom's blue-gray eyes, his intelligence, and his kindness to his seven cats. Maybe with Thom, Dean will finally be able to explore his long-neglected attraction to men.
Demanding Discipline by Silvia Violet Demanding Discipline by Oct. 09, 2018 $2.99 42,010 words
Sean uses his sassy mouth and bratty behavior to distance himself from others. He’s afraid to care too deeply for anyone or anything. But the walls he’s built have turned his life into a hot mess. No matter how many times he resolves to change, he falls right back into his old patterns. Then he meets Blake, a man who’s not afraid to use a firm hand with Sean.
Falling into Place: Der Geschmack von Glück by Sheryn Munir Falling into Place: Der Geschmack von Glück by Oct. 09, 2018 $6.99 59,240 words Sample 20%
Tara glaubt nicht mehr an die Liebe. Nach einer gescheiterten College-Affäre schwört sie, sich nie wieder zu verlieben – besonders, weil sie glaubt, dass es in Indien keine Zukunft für gleichgeschlechtliche Liebe gibt. Dann, an einem regnerischen Abend, stolpert die quirlige Sameen in ihr Leben.
Ungebunden ins Glück: Liebe ist, wenn man’s trotzdem macht by Cheyenne Blue Ungebunden ins Glück: Liebe ist, wenn man’s trotzdem macht by Oct. 09, 2018 $4.99 40,040 words Sample 20%
Nora liebt ihr wildes Singleleben in London. Ihre irische Großfamilie hat nur eine Regel, wenn es ums Daten geht: Nora kann mit jeder Frau ausgehen, solange sie keine Flannery ist. Eines Tages passiert, womit Nora nie gerechnet hätte, sie trifft die Frau ihrer Träume und will das erste Mal mehr als nur eine Affäre. Das einzige Problem? Geraldine ist eine Flannery.
Westwärts ins Glück - Oregon-Serie Band 2 by Jae Westwärts ins Glück - Oregon-Serie Band 2 by Oct. 09, 2018 $9.99 69,820 words Sample 20%
Obwohl ihre Ehe als reine Zweckgemeinschaft begann, verliebt sich Nora auf der gefährlichen Reise in das ferne Oregon langsam in ihren Ehemann. Sie ahnt nicht, dass Luke in Wahrheit eine Frau ist. Als Luke verletzt wird und Nora ihr Geheimnis herausfindet, bricht für Nora eine Welt zusammen. Gibt es für die beiden trotzdem eine gemeinsame Zukunft?
Conduit by K.F. Bradshaw Conduit by Oct. 09, 2018 $4.99 83,160 words Sample 15%
Magic has returned to Damea. Andrea is living the life she's always dreamed of. But soon she will come to wonder if bringing magic back to Damea had greater consequences than she thought...ones she may not be prepared to face.
Grilled Cheese and Goblins: Adventures of a Supernatural Food Inspector by Nicole Kimberling Grilled Cheese and Goblins: Adventures of a Supernatural Food Inspector by Oct. 09, 2018 $5.99 82,460 words
Vampire Hunter. Leprechaun Fighter. Food Inspector. NATO's Irregulars Affairs Division is a secret organization operating in t cities around the globe. Its agents police relations between the earthly realm and those beyond this world, protecting citizens from both mundane and otherworldly dangers. Includes the novellas “Cherries Worth Getting,” “Magically Delicious” and "Bring Out Your Best."
Leopold (Saga of the Bold People Book 1) by M.D. Grimm Leopold (Saga of the Bold People Book 1) by Oct. 09, 2018 $4.99 171,290 words Sample 20%
The enemy hunts him, but not for the reason he thinks. Leopold is a human and an assassin in an alien-dominated universe, and he gets more than he bargained for when he comes to the attention of Mastrodai, a prince of the elite Mrrog Nation. He is hunted and eventually captured. But what Mastrodai wants from him is far more terrifying than torture.
A Chain of Beads by M. Arbon A Chain of Beads by Oct. 08, 2018 $0.99 8,050 words Sample 30%
Goodman Stone fled tragedy at home to build a new life doing odd jobs at a school in Frael. When one of the students does something unthinkable, Stone comes to his aid. He is helped by schoolmaster Caerel, and as the relationship between the two men deepens, Stone contemplates a decision that will once again reshape the life he's strung together.
Listener's Remains by L. Julia Listener's Remains by Oct. 08, 2018 $6.49 89,080 words Sample 20%
Gillen Lynch has a complicated relationship with his brother-in-law, Eduardo Sanchez. Gillen hasn’t mentioned his attraction to Eduardo; Eduardo hasn’t mentioned he’s a mind reader. Betrayed by the deception and mortified by his attraction to his sister’s spouse, Gillen decides to take it out on Eduardo by killing him.
Red Between the Lines by Parker Foye Red Between the Lines by Oct. 08, 2018 $3.99 28,460 words Sample 20%
In a world where the line between man and metal is thin, there’s more happening behind the scenes than even Wynfield’s enhanced optics are able to see.
Angel's Intuition by Liz Borino Angel's Intuition by Oct. 08, 2018 $4.99 57,370 words Sample 20%
If only people had listened to Angel’s Intuition from the start.
Too Hot! by Avery Giles Too Hot! by Oct. 08, 2018 $3.99 58,230 words Sample 15%
Eli Johnson is not a hero. He’s just a guy who’s doing his best. His mother was a hero, though, and when she died, he dropped out of college to become a firefighter—a vocation she would have been proud of. He might not be able to save everyone, but he can do what she taught him: put more good out than bad.
Flotilla: Paying The Toll by Erik Schubach Flotilla: Paying The Toll by Oct. 07, 2018 $4.99 48,610 words Sample 20%
A resident of the Flotilla Project, Emery, attempts to put her life together after losing her job because of an affliction beyond her control. She's all but given up on her dream of being an architect, & now works as a toll attendant at the last toll gate in London. A chance meeting with a stranded motorist immerses Emery in a whirlwind romance with someone she could only ever have dreamed of.
Only Make Believe by Elliott Mackle Only Make Believe by Oct. 07, 2018 $4.99 73,030 words Sample 20%
It's amateur night at the Caloosa Club on the Fort Myers, Florida, riverfront. Trouble begins when the fat lady sings. Her triumph is sweet. But, only hours later, the diva lies near death in a hotel room upstairs, the victim of a vicious beating. Hotel manager Dan Ewing and his sidekick, Lee County Detective Bud Wright, soon discover that this was no lady. Erotic content and salty language.
Jiyū: The Seal of Aurum by Kenton Forshee Jiyū: The Seal of Aurum by Oct. 06, 2018 Free! 91,250 words Read a sample
Book 2: Jiyū’s society has rapidly destabilized, and the cause lies somewhere between the incursion and Aurum’s Secret. David is forced to return to Earth leaving Rick and Magnar to perform damage control at a time when Rick, and all of Jiyū, need David most. Can Rick expose a traitor before their plan brings all of One City to ruin?
Sunset Island by Elliott Mackle Sunset Island by Oct. 06, 2018 $4.99 53,360 words Sample 20%
Managing a hotel in Ft. Myers with a mixed-race staff, untaxed alcohol, high-stakes card games and escorts of both sexes, Dan's been acting like he has nothing to lose: business is good and his romantic life is better. Lee County Detective Bud Wright, a former Marine sergeant and Dan's secret lover, is outwardly strong and brave, but uneasy with the secrecy. Erotic content and salty language.
In The Dark by Britany Elizabeth In The Dark by Oct. 06, 2018 $2.99 76,010 words Sample 20%
Alexa digs herself up from the dirt after having been buried alive. Her memories are gone, and she can’t remember her own real name. She’s found and taken to a house in the forest where a few people gather. These certain people suffer a strange curse - they see twisted versions of themselves, and their deepest fears come to life; and Alexa’s one of them.
Banded Brothers, Volume 2 by Amber Kell Banded Brothers, Volume 2 by Oct. 06, 2018 $2.99 48,400 words Sample 20%
Previously Published separately To Enchant and Eagle When love is on the line, crossing it is the only path to take. To Bite A Bear Sometimes you need a grand gesture to prove your love, and sometimes a bear hug will do.
Alchemiya by Katey Hawthorne Alchemiya by Oct. 05, 2018 $2.99 31,910 words Sample 20%
The gorgeous “Lord Oliver” is really Olivia, which suits Lady Eugenia perfectly. But Liv’s association with a sinister secret society threatens their plans for a happy marriage of convenience.
It Takes Two: A Novel by Elliott Mackle It Takes Two: A Novel by Oct. 05, 2018 $4.99 82,780 words Sample 20%
Dan is manager of the Caloosa Hotel, a class act if you're passing through, but if you are a member of the less known Caloosa Club, Dan provides a variety of "services" members may discreetly enjoy. This doesn't sit well with everyone in town, including the sheriff, a wealthy car dealer, the KKK, and Bud Wright, despite the fact that he's sleeping with Dan. Erotic content and salty language.
Hangover and Out by Zakarrie Clarke Hangover and Out by Oct. 05, 2018 $6.99 81,990 words Sample 20%
Callum and Daniel have flown home to face the music, management, press and public after waking in Vegas with a Hangover for life and very much Out. Cal has finally allowed himself to snatch the fate he craved more than he can permit its consequences to count; even a future beyond his control and his ability to safeguard it.
Reunited by A.J. Llewellyn Reunited by Oct. 05, 2018 $5.99 34,140 words Sample 20%
How far will a US Marshal go to save a missing loved one? Until they are reunited.
Misha by William Maltese Misha by Oct. 05, 2018 $2.99 13,210 words Sample 20%
Veteran international best-selling author William Maltese scores again with the candid first-hand accounts of those moments when gay men first come to realize they've actually discovered the true loves of their lives with whom they'd like to spend forever-and-ever, Amen!
Never Alone and Other Stories by Josh Aterovis Never Alone and Other Stories by Oct. 05, 2018 $7.99 88,180 words Sample 20%
Ghosts, romance and adventure await in this collection of short stories from Josh Aterovis set in and around the world of Killian Kendall.
The Ashland Witches: Complete Series by Jea Hawkins The Ashland Witches: Complete Series by Oct. 04, 2018 $8.99 225,360 words Sample 20%
A lightly paranormal lesbian romance series about four witches learning, growing, and finding love. Read the complete Ashland Witches series in this special omnibus edition, which contains all four books - A Charmed Life, A Garden Dream, A Magick Dance, and A Prairie Love - in one collection. Four witches, four women falling in love with the women of their dreams.
Welcome Home, Captain Harding by Elliott Mackle Welcome Home, Captain Harding by Oct. 04, 2018 $4.99 60,910 words
Continuing the adventures begun in Elliott Mackle's acclaimed Captain Harding series, upon returning to California after eighteen terrifying months in Vietnam, Joe and his fellow officers and men are up against a hot-dogging, risk-taking aircraft commander, a pair of drug-abusing co-pilots and a married administrator with a taste for sexual blackmail. Erotic content and salty language.
Denim (A Material World #4) by K.C. Wells Denim (A Material World #4) by Oct. 04, 2018 $3.99 59,490 words Sample 20%
Harry looks in the mirror and sees a fat, ugly bloke who’s gone stale at the age of thirty-five. Tony thinks Harry is one of the sexiest bears he’s ever seen. Two mature, ordinary men. Real life. Real-life situations. And love…
Debauched Romance by Franchesca Dargin Debauched Romance by Oct. 04, 2018 $12.99 47,280 words Sample 15%
A Renowned Writer, A Mother of a Six-Month-Old Baby, A College Sweetheart, Moreover, a Doomed Love Affair!
The Bellingham Mystery Series Volume 2 by Nicole Kimberling The Bellingham Mystery Series Volume 2 by Oct. 03, 2018 $5.99 95,760 words
Four years ago, Peter Fontaine made a name for himself as Bellingham, Washington's premiere investigative reporter. Whether it’s at the Farmer’s Market, the microbrewery or a mid-century meth motel, Peter will use his power of ultimate nosiness to uncover the town’s long-kept secrets.
Enchanters by K.F. Bradshaw Enchanters by Oct. 03, 2018 $4.99 138,450 words Sample 15%
The demise of magic. A land on the brink of chaos. One girl holds the key to save them all. Magic, the lifeline of Damea, is dying and taking the land with it. It will take a determined enchanter's apprentice as well as the help of a skeptical stranger from another world to find and restore the magic before the land suffocates.
Strange Sensations Revealed (Omega Island Book 2.5) by Maggie Walsh Strange Sensations Revealed (Omega Island Book 2.5) by Oct. 03, 2018 $4.99 55,760 words Sample 10%
This book picks up exactly where book 2 left off. Freedom, Lake, and Larz finally make it to the island where they find their brothers, but they also make a startling discovery. Not only do they find an island housing a family of omega wolves, but one of them is their mate. A mate who thinks of them as monsters and would rather die than to let them claim him.
Heartbeat by Mell Eight Heartbeat by Oct. 03, 2018 $1.99 14,370 words Sample 20%
A vampire's heart only beats for one reason—one person. When Denton's dead heart starts thumping at the first sight of Orion, he can't believe it. But Orion, a shy, sheltered, submissive wolf, is more of a challenge than anticipated. But Denton hasn't come this far by being a quitter, and he's certainly not giving up when his mate is involved.
In Fashion by Jody Klaire In Fashion by Oct. 03, 2018 $9.99 68,830 words Sample 20%
Celebrity Darcy knows all about perfection. She’s famous for stripping bare and restyling women on her UK TV show, Style Surgeon. Fans hang off her #EmbraceDesigner tweets and there’s no challenge she can’t meet. That is, until security guard Kate struts into her changing room. Suddenly Darcy’s the one who feels exposed. A lesbian romance about facing and embracing your own unique design.
Fangs and Fairytales by L.J Hamlin Fangs and Fairytales by Oct. 02, 2018 $1.99 16,370 words Sample 20%
A short story anthology featuring bisexual and lesbian vampires. Read The Undead Poet Society, Lust, Red and the Hunter, and The Princess's Dove...
A Recipe for Love by Lucy Madison A Recipe for Love by Oct. 02, 2018 $9.99 62,370 words Sample 10%
After putting her own needs on hold to care for her terminally-ill partner and father, Danika Russo faces retirement by stepping outside her comfort zone to rediscover herself and take an Italian cooking class. There, she meets the mysterious, and younger, Finn Girard, who captures her heart and teaches her the recipe for love. Will Danika allow herself to let go and fall love for the first time?
The Sergeant's Daughter, a Story of Everlasting Love by B.L Wilson The Sergeant's Daughter, a Story of Everlasting Love by Oct. 02, 2018 $2.99 116,250 words Sample 20%
Over eleven years ago, Sergeant Grace Warren fell in love with Patrolman Denise Carver. Flash forward nearly eleven years later. Sergeant Denise Carver receives an urgent call to see Grace in ICU. Grace has been badly wounded. Grace asks Denise to protect and care for the child she never knew. Will the two women love again after all these years, bonded by their love for The Sergeant’s Daughter?
Nice Guys Collection by Kindle Alexander Nice Guys Collection by Oct. 01, 2018 $9.99 381,770 words Sample 20%
Have you met the Nice Guys? Available for a limited time! Don't miss out on this special offer! All three full-length novels with bonus material located between each story.
The Journalist and the Dancer by Liam Livings The Journalist and the Dancer by Oct. 01, 2018 $3.99 50,230 words Sample 20%
Two damaged men might find love, if they can work through their past trauma.
Roam by Dez Schwartz Roam by Oct. 01, 2018 $4.99 58,150 words Sample 20%
Ethan’s trust in his new companions will be tested and he’ll have to decide who he can rely on and who he must defy in order to survive a fatal Halloween night.
A Dance of Water and Air by Antonia Aquilante A Dance of Water and Air by Oct. 01, 2018 $6.49 84,020 words Sample 20%
When someone tries to assassinate the queen, Edmund is blamed, and Arden rescues him before he can be executed for a crime he didn’t commit.
Power Surge by Sara Codair Power Surge by Oct. 01, 2018 $6.49 79,670 words Sample 20%
Erin just wants some time to work through things all on their own terms, but that’s going to have to wait until after they help save the world.
Gabriel by Allie K. Adams Gabriel by Oct. 01, 2018 $4.99 90,130 words
Gabriel is the third book in the TREX spinoff M/M romance series, Rogues. He’s a 24/7 Dom with a singular, specific kink… who wants a man who’s never experienced true submission… and always gets what he wants. From USA Today bestselling author Allie K. Adams comes a fresh new spinoff from the popular TREX adventures.
Lycan Love by Breukelen Girl Lycan Love by Oct. 01, 2018 $8.99 41,500 words Sample 15%
Having declared his love for a werewolf he can no longer have, Booker finds himself on the outer with his own werewolf pack the Breukelen. He also finds himself assessing what this means for his wolf life as a lycan amongst werewolves. Is he able to love again? Is there a place somewhere else for someone like him? A lycan amongst werewolves?
Nothing More Certain by R. Cooper Nothing More Certain by Oct. 01, 2018 $2.99 56,900 words Sample 15%
Emery Elward returned to his hometown with no desire to renew past friendships, but someone is determined to draw him out of the cemetery he hides in. Trinity Creek is a magic town and no one in it is more magical than Ezra Bell. If anyone can convince Emery he is wanted and that magic is real, it’s Ezra. Emery may be stubborn, but he is about to discover that nothing is more certain than Ezra
Hard Truths by Alex Whitehall Hard Truths by Oct. 01, 2018 $3.99 65,180 words Sample 15%
Isaac didn’t expect to find love at his family’s Christmas dinner, but that was before he met his sister’s new fake boyfriend. Tall, muscular, and tattooed, Logan is what Isaac would love in a partner — and also everything his parents would hate in one. Not that they know Isaac’s gay.
For A Glance by Dan Ackerman For A Glance by Oct. 01, 2018 $8.99 70,050 words Sample 20%
This new m/m saga by Dan Ackerman expresses Ackerman's familiar languid sensitivity, sensuality, and charm, featuring Lucifer, who first appeared in What Everyone Deserves (2017 Rainbow Award honorable mention), now in his own novel.