Best M/M Dark and Edgy Books of 2014

This list is part of a series of lists that focus on the books that were first published in 2014. Add only already published titles, therefore no voting in advance for future releases.

Undoubtedly every year are published many m/m books that deal with edgy, controversial, taboo, uncomfortable themes.
Vote/add books that contain at least one of the following: abuse, rape/non-consensual, dubious consent, forced submission, blackmail/coercion, captivity/kidnapping, slavery, psychological manipulation, self-harm, substance abuse, incest, extreme violence, torture, killers/assassins as main characters.

If you see a book that doesn’t qualify here, please add a comment below.
Also you may add a comment if you have in mind other themes that could be included.

Related lists:
2013 lists (linked to one of them; for the rest follow the other links)
Best M/M Book by a Debut Author of 2014 in the M/M Genre
Best New M/M Series of 2014
Best M/M Contemporary Books of 2014
Best M/M Fantasy Books of 2014 (high fantasy, urban fantasy, paranormal and the other fantasy subgenres)
Best M/M Science Fiction/Dystopia/Post-Apocalyptic Books of 2014
Best M/M Historical Books of 2014
Best M/M Mystery/Crime/Suspense/Thriller Books of 2014
Best M/M BDSM Books of 2014
Best M/M Book Covers of 2014
Best M/M Self-Published Books of 2014
NEW LISTS:
Most Unappealing M/M Book Covers of 2014
Best Underrated M/M Books of 2014
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