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

Heart of Montana

3.09  ·  Rating details ·  58 ratings  ·  15 reviews
Harvard Medical School graduate Dr. Adrian Cook is $120,000 in debt…rural Montana is desperate for doctors and will forgive $100,000 in student loans in exchange for five years of service…but what kind of social life can a young, gay, doctor expect in Red Wheel, Montana, population 5,162?

Adrian is skeptical, but the financial incentive is too much to pass up, so the born
...more
Kindle Edition, 1st edition, 74 pages
Published June 4th 2013 by C.K. Alexander Publishing
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 Heart of Montana, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Heart of Montana

Community Reviews

Showing 1-30
3.09  · 
Rating details
 ·  58 ratings  ·  15 reviews


Filter
 | 
Sort order
Tami
Jun 19, 2013 rated it did not like it
Shelves: dnf
Insta-love and very uninteresting.
A pity. The blurb sounded interesting - I was hoping for a sweet, hot romance between the doctor and the native American Park Ranger...

This is very short and cliched. Meh.
Mateo
Jul 29, 2017 rated it it was ok
Too short for me and «no» it's not a porn dialog, but in this case longer could be better and «no !» again.
Furio
Jun 17, 2013 rated it did not like it
It was a freebie (luckily so, the full price is far too high) and I guess it might be ok -or not- for a very quick, light read.

As a full-fledged M/M romance it leaves much to be desired.

First, it is too short.
Plot is compressed in a few days, there is no development and hardly any tension build-up.
Characterization is sketchy and the lead is not exactly relatable nor likeable, declaring himself unwilling to embark in one-night-stands after having made out with two men in two days and having told
...more
Pjm12
Too short for any real character development. The boys get into it straight away (mostly off page) but there is an attempt to build a connection.

The community of people around Adrian are accepting and good fun. It's clear this part of the world is special to the author, as the descriptions are strong. Karen turns out to be a great mate and Randall is a doll, but the twisty, dramatic elements needed more tension, more suspense.

It also needed another edit run through. At one point Adrian is calle
...more
Lexxi Kitty
This is something like the second or third gay erotic book that I have attempted, going in knowing that it was a gay erotic book. I read it to read the requirements of a challenge, specifically to read books with erotic themes from the fifty states. Montana hadn't been covered, yet, so I looked around and felt adventurous enough to attempt another gay erotic book. I’m going in on the story while knowing that I normally do not find romances between two men to be, personally to me, that enjoyable. ...more
Will Lutes
Jun 24, 2013 rated it liked it
I liked the premise of this story. City boy moves to wilds of Montana and finds love. Sorta a gay take on Northern Exposure (a show I really liked). The characters had great voice but ultimately were thin on development. I think this is partially due to the flaw that pervades the work: brevity. Every thing seemed rushed through to the very end, as if the author was running out of digital paper (haha) and had to wrap things up to the HEA very quickly.

Which is a shame because there was more than e
...more
Jane Harper
Jun 21, 2013 rated it liked it
It isn't that there is anything wrong with what is in this story; it's just that there is a lot lacking. It has some interesting characters, a great setting, and a set-up which - while not terribly original - has a lot of potential. The writing's not bad at all. But there is just no plot, and the only obstacle that the characters face resolves itself on its own without anyone having to do much of anything about it. A novel without plot is not necessarily a bad thing if there's at least a lot of ...more
Suze
Jun 16, 2013 rated it liked it
A freebie I picked up on Amazon.
The premise of newly qualified city doc heading to Montana small town centre and his adjustment to life there sounded good. However, I think the story needed more page time to develop fully - this fleshed out with backgrounds and more depth would be great.
It was fine as is, a bit nicey-nice,Suffering the short story trap of everything wrapping up quickly. Even the bad boy didnt strike me as very nasty. Enjoyable as a quick coffee break read where you need to conc
...more
Pippii
Aug 21, 2013 rated it it was ok
This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. To view it, click here.
A
Jun 15, 2013 rated it liked it
This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. To view it, click here.
Leigh
This was a good quick read. The characters were very likable and the story was good as was the smut :) My only criticism of this story was what would the chances be that the first two pace people that Adrian meets in a town with 1500 people in it would both be hot gay guys?!?!?!?!?!

jules0623
Too short for the story the author was trying to tell. So rushed the plot became ridiculous. :(
Pati
Jun 20, 2013 rated it liked it
Shelves: m-m, romance
While I did enjoy this story it was far too short. The storyline could have been expanded upon.
Heather K (dentist in my spare time)
A new book by the author of Alabama Summer? And free at amazon? Sure, I'll bite!
Angel
rated it really liked it
Jun 07, 2016
Maggie
rated it liked it
Jun 04, 2014
pkczetalife
rated it it was ok
May 26, 2014
Andi
rated it it was ok
Jul 14, 2017
KellyJo
rated it liked it
Jul 09, 2013
Fff
rated it liked it
Nov 24, 2014
E.M. Leya
rated it it was amazing
Sep 30, 2014
Jon Witham
rated it liked it
Jul 14, 2016
solaegis
rated it really liked it
Apr 30, 2018
David
rated it it was ok
Mar 03, 2018
Octavia Merrell
rated it liked it
Jun 20, 2014
Charme
rated it liked it
May 18, 2014
Lorna
rated it really liked it
Jun 26, 2013
Wanda
rated it really liked it
Oct 07, 2014
Jennifer
rated it liked it
Jul 05, 2013
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
6 followers
C.K. Alexander is a new self-published author specializing in M/M Romance. C.K's first book, Alabama Summer, reached best-seller status in the Gay Romance field.

The next book, Celebrity Secret, is due out June 2013.

Please sign up for C.K.'s email list to take advantage of early bird prices & special deals.

http://eepurl.com/zer55 - Email List sign up