Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Fantasies: Independence Day” as Want to Read:
Fantasies: Independence Day
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Fantasies: Independence Day (Fantasies Series)

by
3.49  ·  Rating Details  ·  84 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
*Male/Male Erotic Romance

How much can you endure before you have had enough?

Can William find freedom and independence? At what cost?

Tired of his rich, controlling father running his life, William Wesley Barrington IV temporarily escapes by "running away" to the Fantasies resort. At Fantasies, he’s just Will Archer, a waiter who shares an apartment with surf instructor R

...more
Published (first published March 6th 2008)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Fantasies, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Fantasies

Fish & Chips by Abigail RouxThe Heart of Texas by R.J. ScottMy Summer of Wes by Missy WelshDance With Me by Heidi CullinanBlind Faith by N.R. Walker
Gay Beach - Summery Reads
119th out of 193 books — 60 voters
The Isle of... Where? by Sue  BrownUnsaid by Avery AsterMahu Blood by Neil S. PlakcyThe Island by Lisa HenryMahu Fire by Neil S. Plakcy
Gay Romance That Takes Place on an Island
122nd out of 139 books — 23 voters


More lists with this book...

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 164)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Cindi
Jun 20, 2013 Cindi rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: m-m, short-story, series, 2013
William Wesley Barrington, IV is twenty-six and has never been allowed to make any decisions on his own. He comes from a very wealthy family and his father literally controls everything from where he lives, what he does in his off time, his job and even who he dates. There is no arguing with his father so he goes along... until one day he has had enough. Looking around his apartment Will suddenly realizes that not one item in the apartment was chosen by him. This is an awakening in a sense so he ...more
Mary Mary
Dec 11, 2014 Mary Mary rated it really liked it
Shelves: m-m
it was good, I guess it is my fav story from the Fantasies series. For now:)
Ami
Mar 10, 2010 Ami rated it really liked it
There is a sense of innocence in this story, when the rich guy go "undercover" as regular guy, waitressing at the Fantasies Resort Hawaii and found himself as a roommate with the gorgeous surfer. I totally love Will and Ryan's interaction. It doesn't feel forced or rushed. Both takes time to develop friendship as roommate before they acknowledge the pull that they have between one another, even if Ryan knows that he is gay while Will hasn't truly figure it out quite yet. The ending is so, so swe ...more
Honey
May 31, 2011 Honey rated it really liked it
I really enjoyed this story. The characters were great together and I loved that they developed a friendship first which then led to a solid relationship. Everything happened in due time and the angst was kept to a bare minimum since the main obstacle was Will accepting his sexuality and he was open to the possibility since big hearted Ryan was perfect for him in every way.
Ebosu
Ebosu rated it liked it
Jul 05, 2016
A
A marked it as to-read
May 27, 2016
Nina
Nina added it
Mar 10, 2016
MM Love
MM Love rated it really liked it
Feb 21, 2016
Sarah
Sarah marked it as to-read
Feb 14, 2016
What's On?! Yulia
What's On?! Yulia rated it liked it
Aug 07, 2015
Aly
Aly added it
Jul 28, 2015
SH65
SH65 marked it as to-read
Jun 25, 2015
Alexa
Alexa rated it it was amazing
Apr 03, 2015
Sammyd
Sammyd marked it as to-read
Mar 23, 2015
Frank Claudy
Frank Claudy rated it liked it
Jul 14, 2014
Linus
Linus rated it liked it
Jun 13, 2014
Fantasylover
Fantasylover marked it as to-read
Jun 10, 2014
texasmoocow
texasmoocow marked it as to-read
May 14, 2014
Christina
Christina rated it did not like it
Aug 17, 2015
Ely
Ely rated it it was ok
Mar 05, 2014
Saunne
Saunne rated it liked it
Feb 23, 2014
Marlobo
Marlobo rated it liked it
Oct 31, 2014
Artemis147
Artemis147 rated it liked it
Dec 29, 2013
Eugenecel Tonogbanua
Eugenecel Tonogbanua marked it as to-read
Dec 19, 2013
Mike
Mike rated it liked it
Nov 30, 2013
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
1999248
By day, I am a middle school teacher. I spend much of my time grading papers, filling out paperwork, and trying to get 6th- and 7th- graders to read.

When I am not at work, I can generally be found at the computer, dreaming up stories about men falling in love. When I have spare time (which is unfortunately not too often anymore!) I read romance of all kinds. Occasionally I pretend to do housework,
...more
More about Cassandra Gold...

Other Books in the Series

Fantasies Series (5 books)
  • Fantasies: Christmas
  • Fantasies: New Year's Eve
  • Fantasies: Thanksgiving
  • Fantasies: Strings Attached

Share This Book