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A directory of free gay and lesbian-themed ebooks, from the authors and publishers at Smashwords.

Slap! A Love Story by J.T. Evergreen Slap! A Love Story by March 24, 2019 3,710 words Read a sample
"What are you doing here? How did you find me?" "We need to talk." "No we do not need to talk. I want you out of my life. Please go away and leave me alone." He stood in my way. "Please get out of my way and out of my life." He didn't move so, I hauled off and slapped him so hard across the face it almost knocked him over. He staggered to one side. "I'm sorry, Tony, but you had that coming."
A Wealth of Unsaid Words by R. Cooper A Wealth of Unsaid Words by March 23, 2019 27,790 words Sample 20%
For years, Alex has been worried that someone like Everett—who runs a charity and is never short of romantic offers—would never truly want a man constantly on guard against his own mind. There will never be a time when Alex is perfect. But this is as close as it gets, and he is tired of waiting. This Christmas, all he can hope for is that Everett still wants him.
Michael's Second Kiss by Edua Erasmus Michael's Second Kiss by March 23, 2019 8,900 words Read a sample
Devastated that his first kiss was bad, Michael sets out to find Adam at his college and have a second chance at a first kiss. While spending time inn Fresnay, he receives a message from home that turns his world upside down.
Michael's First Kiss by Edua Erasmus Michael's First Kiss by March 23, 2019 14,610 words Read a sample
High school can be tough - especially when you're in love with a straight guy. John has been the object of Michael's unrequited love for almost a year, but fate has a funny way of bringing people together when you least expect it.
The Christmas Card by J.T. Evergreen The Christmas Card by March 23, 2019 2,920 words Read a sample
I assumed it was a Christmas card, even though it was July, not only because of its size but also because of its Christmas-red color. Then I noticed what was pasted in the upper right-hand corner – a six-cent canceled stamp. The cancellation date read 1970. I wondered where in the world this envelope had been for the last forty-six years.
Grandma Rose by J.T. Evergreen Grandma Rose by March 21, 2019 4,440 words Read a sample
The funeral for Nama was very boring. I was standing with my parents at her graveside when I noticed someone standing at a distance from us. It was an elderly woman who looked vaguely familiar. I assumed it was one of Nama’s friends. She saw me watching and threw me a kiss. I saw the woman again as we drove away. This time she waved to me. I returned the greeting and wondered who she was.
The Priest Who Never Was by J.T. Evergreen The Priest Who Never Was by March 20, 2019 7,160 words Read a sample
It was seven years since they met when Pat told Charlie he was leaving. His explanation centered on his devotion to God. Charlie listened but did not understand. God had won and was ripping Pat from his life. And then Pat was gone and Charlie was alone. It was a typical foggy, cold morning when Charlie stepped onto the main span of the Golden Gate Bridge to put an end to the pain of being alone.
Spring Break by Cameron Beyrent Spring Break by March 19, 2019 13,840 words Read a sample
Spring Break takes you on a wild ride through the unreliable memory of author Cameron Beyrent. After being forced to spend his first Spring Break in his “white-bread munching” hometown, our narrator quickly falls head-first into an unexpected circus of bat-crazed characters, proving that you can still have the best night of your life—even if you’re stuck in the last place you want to be.
Touching Divinity by Benjamin Medrano Touching Divinity by March 15, 2019 11,780 words
Siane has dreamed of attaining the dark queen Callai’s hand for most of her life. Callai is a mystery, and she holds many secrets, some of which involve Siane herself.
Party at the Lunar Pack (Lunar Pack #1) by Rosa Swann Party at the Lunar Pack (Lunar Pack #1) by March 14, 2019 9,520 words
Roy never thought that one party with his hot new neighbours would turn his whole life upside down!
Seized by a Mercenary by Kayci Morgan Seized by a Mercenary by March 13, 2019 10,350 words Read a sample
Born a noble, I never expected to be bound, chained and stuck in a cage. Yet here I am, at the mercy of a common mercenary. I don't know whether to laugh or cry. I suppose it doesn't matter. No one cares how a slave feels. Though there is something strange about this man that draws me to him. In the wake of losing everything, could I have possibly found something better?
Father Mario And Dane by J.T. Evergreen Father Mario And Dane by March 10, 2019 5,050 words Read a sample
Father Mario Luciani stood alone watching the last parishioner leaving St. Teresa’s Church, the congregation he had prayed with for over a decade. Clare Patterson invited him to Sunday dinner which he was happy to accept not only because of the excellent food but because the handpicked guests would offer interesting conversations on many subjects … except the one he kept hidden … his loneliness.
Heart of Fire Season One Episode Four Season Finale by TheCrimsonDM Heart of Fire Season One Episode Four Season Finale by March 10, 2019 27,970 words Sample 30%
Three girls fresh out of their magical school are all looking for their place in the world while dealing with the loss of one of their closest friends. Meanwhile an ancient evil is waking up. Can these young heroes deal with the new threat, or will they be devoured by their grief?
The Vicar by J.T. Evergreen The Vicar by March 09, 2019 4,430 words Read a sample
I was enjoying a pint when I noticed him alone in a booth, eating fish and chips. He looked familiar which was interesting since I had never been to this part of London before. Then it struck me like lightning. This was Vicar Stone from the Vicarage in Blackpool up the coast from where I live. When this grease ball sat down at the bar and began ogling my vicar, I sprang into action.
With This Ring I Thee Wed by J.T. Evergreen With This Ring I Thee Wed by March 07, 2019 3,560 words Read a sample
I could hardly believe I was standing in Grace Cathedral, two feet away from my friend, Peter who I had told in no uncertain terms to go to hell a little over a year ago when he asked me to marry him. "Will I do WHAT?” “Matt, will you marry me?” “Are you crazy? I’m not gay.” “I know. But, will you marry me?” I told him to go to hell and walked out.
Hunted by His Alpha by Marie Medina Hunted by His Alpha by March 04, 2019 16,820 words Read a sample
Gregor arrives in the fae court ready to cement an alliance. When he finds his mate there, he doesn’t hesitate to make their union a part of the momentous event, even though he neglects to inform his newly found mate about any of this.
Pick your Poison by Michelle L. Teichman by dirtroadbooks Pick your Poison by Michelle L. Teichman by March 02, 2019 8,130 words Read a sample
“Pick Your Poison,” a Halloween themed short story by Michelle L. Teichman.
Morning Coffee by Jove Belle by dirtroadbooks Morning Coffee by Jove Belle by March 02, 2019 1,890 words Read a sample
"Morning Coffee" by Jove Belle is a short story about  love in a small town.
The Elevator Priest by J.T. Evergreen The Elevator Priest by Feb. 28, 2019 4,270 words Read a sample
I was minding my own business when I got into the elevator. I hardly noticed him. Just a young man, dressed in black, using the elevator, like me. I did not look at him. Well, maybe a peek, a quick one. I was minding my own business. When I got off of the elevator in the lobby, I was no longer minding my own business. What happened between floor 34 and the lobby is still a mystery to me.
Without Love by J.T. Evergreen Without Love by Feb. 23, 2019 6,010 words Read a sample
He should have been bubbling over at the praise he received. However, from where I was observing him, he was gracious in accepting the praise he so richly deserved, but rarely did he give forth a genuine smile. I wondered why.
Season's Meetings by Andi Marquette by Andi Marquette Season's Meetings by Andi Marquette by Feb. 21, 2019 8,940 words Read a sample
"Season's Meetings" by Andi Marquette is a short story about chance encounters that happen at the most unexpected times with unexpected results.
Hamburgers are not Aerodynamic by R.G. Emanuelle by R.G. Emanuelle Hamburgers are not Aerodynamic by R.G. Emanuelle by Feb. 21, 2019 2,680 words Read a sample
"Hamburgers are not Aerodynamic" by R.G. Emanuelle is a short story about the iconic American road trip.
Floral Designs by Andi Marquette by Andi Marquette Floral Designs by Andi Marquette by Feb. 21, 2019 9,720 words Read a sample
"Floral Designs" by Andi Marquette is a sweet short story that celebrates moments of connection, romance, and the possibilities therein.
Elfin Magic by R.G. Emanuelle by R.G. Emanuelle Elfin Magic by R.G. Emanuelle by Feb. 21, 2019 4,420 words Read a sample
"Elfin Magic" by R.G. Emanuelle is a short story about what happens when you mix a little flirting, a department store elf costume, and a dome full of stuffed bears. Enjoy!
Devil's Bargain by Andi Marquette by Andi Marquette Devil's Bargain by Andi Marquette by Feb. 21, 2019 6,740 words Read a sample
"Devil's Bargain" by Andi Marquette is a tale of betrayal and vengeance featuring pirates and vampires.
Apple by Gill McKnight by Gill McKnight Apple by Gill McKnight by Feb. 21, 2019 4,770 words Read a sample
In "Apple" by Gill McKnight, Snow chokes on an apple, Red finds help, and the Huntsman isn't really a man.
Heart of Fire Season One Episode Three by TheCrimsonDM Heart of Fire Season One Episode Three by Feb. 20, 2019 25,220 words Sample 30%
Three girls fresh out of their magical school are all looking for their place in the world while dealing with the loss of one of their closest friends. Meanwhile an ancient evil is waking up. Can these young heroes deal with the new threat, or will they be devoured by their grief?
The Spangler Affair by J.T. Evergreen The Spangler Affair by Feb. 20, 2019 3,520 words Read a sample
We met in high school where we became friends and where I fell in love with him. I knew him and loved him before Hollywood made him famous and then let him die a horrible death. The affair only lasted until he graduated and moved to Hollywood but I never stopped loving him and even more so as I saw what was happening to him and there was nothing I could do to save him.
The One Who Almost Got Away by J.T. Evergreen The One Who Almost Got Away by Feb. 20, 2019 6,070 words Read a sample
I stalked him, had dinner with him, dumped him, and was granted a second chance, thanks to friends who are much wiser than I'll ever be.
The Arrest by J.T. Evergreen The Arrest by Feb. 18, 2019 7,110 words Read a sample
My breath caught when I saw how much this ticket was going to cost me, “Holy shit.” I wondered if he was any good at mouth-to-mouth resuscitation. I could have used some of that, after what he had just done to me with this ticket.
Autumn Affair by J.T. Evergreen Autumn Affair by Feb. 18, 2019 2,390 words Read a sample
I feel so blessed this remarkable, selfless creature came into my life apparently out of nowhere, befriending me with his wisdom and love when I needed it most. He was like no one I had ever met, nor am I likely to ever meet again.
Blind Date by J.T. Evergreen Blind Date by Feb. 18, 2019 2,460 words Read a sample
“Who is this guy and why is it so bloody important that I go out with him?” I probably should not have said that because they both moved in with more information about the man than I needed to know.
Blue Moon by J.T. Evergreen Blue Moon by Feb. 18, 2019 3,930 words Read a sample
We had come of age together, doing all the foolish things kids do including experimenting with sex which included a good deal of laughter until the day arrived when we stopped laughing and realized something else was happening.
Just Breathe Out by J Rocci Just Breathe Out by Feb. 17, 2019 12,360 words Read a sample
Darren and Russ have known each other forever, and Darren has been pining after Russ for almost as long. When a well-meaning friend reveals once of Russ' secrets, Darren finds he has a choice to make. Tell Russ his own secret and maybe fulfill all of his dreams, or remain silent and try to pretend nothing has happened...
Em's Gator Club (Hep Cats of Boise #0.5) by Alia Hess Em's Gator Club (Hep Cats of Boise #0.5) by Feb. 17, 2019 6,980 words Read a sample
Swing, software, and shady deals at the heart of future Boise’s subculture.
Once Upon A Time At 30,000 Feet by J.T. Evergreen Once Upon A Time At 30,000 Feet by Feb. 17, 2019 8,360 words Read a sample
American Flight 1071 lifted off at 7:05 a.m. as scheduled with me tucked into first class seat 5A next to a window. As always, I give the stewardess a fresh flower to give to the captain with a verbal thank you for his ability in taking us from point A to point B in comfort and safety. I fell asleep thinking that would be the end of it. It wasn't.
Hooked by J.T. Evergreen Hooked by Feb. 16, 2019 5,720 words Read a sample
I just kept looking at him, wondering what he was up to. I began counting to myself . . . one-Mississippi, two-Mississippi, three-Mississippi, four-Mississippi, five . . . he smiled and looked away. He should have, in my estimation, looked away at the end of two-Mississippi, but he didn’t . . . I wondered what was going through his mind during ‘three-Mississippi, four-Mississippi, five’.
The Moon Was Blue by J.T. Evergreen The Moon Was Blue by Feb. 16, 2019 11,200 words Read a sample
I'm a tall, younger version of Woody Allen. I often wondered if Kismet would ever find a life partner for me. Then the New York Times arrived with the ad for a holiday gala at the Plaza. I filled out the raffle ticket form and sent it in. Little did I realize I was about to step onto an emotional merry-go-round that would end with me holding the gold ring.
Off Broadway by J.T. Evergreen Off Broadway by Feb. 15, 2019 4,430 words Read a sample
He was so beautiful, I walked around and approached him again to get a better look. He was reading a book, or so I thought and seemed oblivious to everything around him including me. But then I noticed the book he was holding was upside down. I almost laughed when I wondered what he was up to.
Heart of Fire Season One Episode Two by TheCrimsonDM Heart of Fire Season One Episode Two by Feb. 15, 2019 13,410 words Sample 25%
Three girls fresh out of their magical school are all looking for their place in the world while dealing with the loss of one of their closest friends. Meanwhile an ancient evil is waking up. Can these young heroes deal with the new threat, or will they be devoured by their grief?
When I Fall In Love by J.T. Evergreen When I Fall In Love by Feb. 14, 2019 3,250 words Read a sample
I thought I had it all figured out . . . falling in love that is. When it finally happened, I was clueless – totally unprepared, and I proceeded to make a bigger fool out of myself than I thought possible.
Valentine's Day with Princess Petunia by K-lee Klein Valentine's Day with Princess Petunia by Feb. 13, 2019 7,210 words Read a sample
This isn't the kind of Valentine's Day Greg Parks was hoping for - stood up by his date, then showered in chocolate milk. But the adorable four-year-old milk-spiller is too cute to get mad at, and her hot dad sure does make a stood-up guy feel a lot more cheerful. Maybe Greg can find more than nostalgia at Princess Petunia's Play Palace
Play Ball by Andi Marquette Play Ball by Feb. 13, 2019 7,080 words Read a sample
In "Play Ball," Andi Marquette introduces us to Riley and Jo, two women who turn moving day into the beginning of something more.
Hearts and Roses by Jove Belle Hearts and Roses by Feb. 12, 2019 3,650 words Read a sample
Set in the small town of Bitterroot, Idaho, "Hearts and Roses" by Jove Belle features Ava and Valentina from the Bitterroot Queen. With love comes marriage, children, and even more love.
Layla's Confused Heart by Breathany Arnoco Layla's Confused Heart by Feb. 12, 2019 6,740 words Read a sample
Will she wait for the person who said to come back or give chance to a person who just came in to her life?
5135 Kensington Avenue by J.T. Evergreen 5135 Kensington Avenue by Feb. 11, 2019 4,850 words Read a sample
The reality that my legs were gone and would never return stepped out of the shadows and stood naked before me. I had not mourned their loss until that moment. I wept so bitterly I thought I would die. I was alone and scared. No one, not even my own mother, could share this misery with me. And then the Crenshaw’s and their Son, David, moved in next door at 5133 Kensington Avenue.
The Gigolo by J.T. Evergreen The Gigolo by Feb. 11, 2019 5,360 words Read a sample
I choose a life of ill repute because I no longer gave a damn what anyone thought. My decision had to do with being poor and low self-esteem – mine. I was never a good student because – and it took me a long time to face that reality – I just wasn’t very smart. The day I left for New York, a friend gave me a copy of The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Fuck, my guide for the next decade.
Ties of Destiny by Caitlin Taylor Ties of Destiny by Feb. 11, 2019 93,690 words Read a sample
Ties of Destiny is the first book in the Fantasy series Curse of the Crown. If you like fantastical adventures, a blending of magic, sword fighting and technology then you will love this intriguing first instalment.
The Italian Call Boy by J.T. Evergreen The Italian Call Boy by Feb. 10, 2019 10,430 words Read a sample
The Italian Call Boy is told by Charles DeLuca in his waning years as a high-priced call boy. Changes in fortune happen when Charles is approached by Patrick O’Hara, who wants to hire Charles to seduce Marc Benson, which fails miserably followed by Marc's attempted suicide, throwing Charles into a tailspin as his emotions become unglued. Was he falling in love with a client?
May I Cut In? by J.T. Evergreen May I Cut In? by Feb. 07, 2019 8,200 words Read a sample
Every once in a while something unexpected happens and life changes forever. I’m on the threshold of turning 30. So far, nothing unexpected has happened in my life. It’s been routine with moments of mind-numbing boredom. Then I went dancing with friends at the Aragon Ballroom. Marge and I were foxtrotting across the dance floor when Kismet taped me on the shoulder and asked, "May I Cut In?"