Losing It by Nick Chivers

October 24, 2012

Newly reinstated High Mage Mike deals with demons, kidnapping, and being soul-bound to a man he hardly knows. Losing It by Nick Chivers, available from Dreamspinner Press.

Sequel to Witch Hunt

Mike Srevic blinked and the world turned upside down. For fifty years he lived alone, mystically bound and incapable of comfortably using his magic. Now he’s back on the throne as High Mage and soul-bound to Rick Behr, a man he hardly knows. Luckily, Rick has a big heart and huge reserves of patience, because Mike is still raw from watching his former lover die and doesn’t know how to talk about a future with Rick.

Defining their relationship isn’t Mike’s only challenge: an army of demons is amassing, and Mike discovers he has a nephew named Wyatt. It’s enough to rouse painful memories, leading Mike to believe his loved ones will only end up hurt. Scared and unsure what to do, he pushes Rick away and flies off to Chicago to train Wyatt.

But then Wyatt is kidnapped and Mike finds himself needing Rick’s support more than ever. Can he trust himself to make the right decisions and save the ones he loves?

Length: Novel | Genre: Contemporary Fantasy| Buy as eBook | Buy as Paperback

To Dream, Perchance to Live by Nessa L. Warin

October 22, 2012

Wyatt escapes dream slavery, but will his ex-handlers find him before Aiden helps him find himself? To Dream, Perchance to Live by Nessa L. Warin, available from Dreamspinner Press.

Wyatt Mettler is a Dreamer. While asleep, he can insert himself into people’s dreams and manipulate them, watch their fantasies, steal their secrets, and change their minds—all without their knowledge. For eleven years he’s been Lumoinnovations’ secret weapon, illegally enslaved, all in the name of the bottom line. But when an assignment goes awry and results in the death of the subject, Wyatt’s handlers leave him for dead.

When Aidan Donecoff stumbles across Wyatt’s unconscious body in an alley, he is struggling to get over a failed relationship and has almost given up hope of forging a true Bond with anyone. He has known Dreamers in the past, but none like Wyatt. When Wyatt truly wakes up for the first time since he was a child, it is Aidan who helps him find his way in the world. They grow close as Wyatt gains confidence, and life is good… until Wyatt’s handlers discover he is still alive and decide they want him back.

Length: Novel | Genre: Mystery/Suspense, Science Fiction | Buy as eBook | Buy as Paperback

Seeking Hyde by Max Griffin

October 22, 2012

Brent’s quest for the truth comes at a price. Seeking Hyde by Max Griffin, available from Dreamspinner Press.

When Brent Hyde arrives home from college to find his parents missing from their dairy farm, he feels a creeping sense of dread, but the homophobic local police won’t take him seriously. Determined to find them, Brent drags his friend, Gary, into the search.

When Jason Killeen, a senior journalism student from Brent’s college, shows up to investigate a twenty-year-old research project involving Brent’s mother—and Brent’s current employer—the situation gets sticky. Jason insists they’re all in danger, and a sudden body count proves him right.

While Brent, Jason, and Gary gather clues, a hit man, an FBI agent, and a corporate scientist turn up the heat by embroiling themselves in the investigation. Under that pressure, Brent and Gary’s relationship falters, and Brent finds himself turning to Jason, whose understated heroism attracts him. Then an unexpected discovery puts all three of them in mortal danger, and Brent makes a choice that will change them all forever.

Length: Novel | Genre: Mystery/Suspense, Science Fiction | Buy as eBook | Buy as Paperback

Cupid Knows Best by S.A. Garcia

October 22, 2012

Cupid takes pity on Carl but finding a happy ending with Marcelino is a challenge. Cupid Knows Best by S.A. Garcia, available from Dreamspinner Press.

When it comes to his professional life, photographer Carl Conrad is at the top of his game. He molds impressionable minds at the university by day and jets off to Paris for gallery showings on long weekends. Unfortunately, he pays for it with his disastrous personal life: Carl kicked his boyfriend to the curb after one too many punches, so now it’s just him and his hamsters, one of which he suspects may be a space alien.

Then Cupid takes pity on Carl and hits him where it hurts. It takes Carl all of three seconds to fall head over heels in lust with set design student Marcelino Moya, despite the man’s questionable—okay, deplorable—fashion sense. Convincing Marcelino to give him a chance is the hard part, but Carl is up for the challenge, pun definitely intended.

Marcelino plays hard to get, but he isn’t immune to Carl’s charms. Carl talks him around to dinner, dating, and eventually moving in. There’s just one tiny word standing between Carl and perfect happiness. Why won’t Marcelino say it?

Length: Novel | Genre: Contemporary | Buy as eBook | Buy as Paperback

The Rosary and the Badge by Jerry Sacher

October 19, 2012

Trouble has a way of finding Jeremy no matter how hard Mark tries to keep him out of it. The Rosary and the Badge by Jerry Sacher, available from Dreamspinner Press.

Sequel to The Saint of San Francisco – Saint of San Francisco: Book 2

Jeremy Haniver has finally started his new life in San Francisco, where he has a job working in a Castro coffee shop and a boyfriend, police officer Mark Caparelli, to watch out for him. After solving the mystery surrounding the death of a young sailor, Jeremy and Mark are ready to lay off the adventure for a while. But trouble has a way of finding Jeremy no matter how hard Mark tries to keep him out of it.

When Jeremy unwittingly bids on a piece of jewelry stolen from the sunken ship Empress of Ireland, trouble comes calling—literally. First Jeremy receives bizarre threatening phone calls demanding the object’s return. Next, around town he starts seeing a stranger—the jewelry’s “owner”? Then Jeremy finds himself being held prisoner—and it’s up to Mark to find him and free him before it’s too late.

Length: Novel
Genre: Mystery/Suspense
Series: Saint of San Francisco by Jerry Sacher

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Bonds of Death by Ana Bosch

October 19, 2012

If Riley and Westwood can’t come together, one of them might pay the ultimate price. Bonds of Death by Ana Bosch, available from Dreamspinner Press.

Sequel to Art of Death

Fresh out of a messy breakup, starving artist Riley Burke has found happiness with Westwood, his new undead lover—enough happiness that when his friend Porter warns him that the undead only see humans as flashy playthings, Riley looks the other way. After all, he only wants a bit of fun. It’s not like he’s asking Westwood to put a ring on his finger.

Once a brutal and violent criminal, Westwood now atones for his past by punishing the undead for crimes against humans. But his job doesn’t make him popular with his undead brethren—and someone has a thirst for revenge.

That someone has uncovered Westwood’s weakness and is on the hunt. To withstand an attack, Westwood must bolster his strength by taking on a human worshipper. He turns to Riley, but Riley is terrified of the bond Westwood’s ritual will create. He would rather risk his life pursuing Westwood’s attacker than risk opening his soul to a man who doesn’t respect him. But time is running out, and if Riley and Westwood can’t come together, one of them might pay the ultimate price.

Length: Novel
Genre: Fantasy/Paranormal, Contemporary Fantasy, Mystery/Suspense

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Fall Down the Mountain (Reprint) by P.D. Singer

October 19, 2012

If Marks clings tightly to Allan, will they be swept away together? Fall Down the Mountain by P.D. Singer, available from Dreamspinner Press.

The Mountains: Book Three

2nd Edition

Every night ski patrol Mark McAvoy relives the avalanche that took a life on his watch. Emotionally fragile and single by choice, he’s aghast at his friends’ taking charge of his social life. Hosting a potluck will at least provide him with a good meal.

Invited to the potluck on a whim, Allan Tengerdie catches Mark’s eye—and taste buds. This cuddly chef could be perfect for a lonely, too-thin skier; too bad Allan falls better than he skis. When Allan’s injured and frightened he’ll lose his catering company, he’s afraid to ask too much of a man he barely knows.

Mark wants to help but has his own problems. Was the avalanche a tragic accident or cold-blooded murder? His role in the inquiry leaves Mark in trouble at work, at the mercy of the law, and with too much time on his hands. If he clings tightly to Allan, will they be swept away together?

Bonus Story: Storm on the Mountain

A blizzard shuts down the ski resort, giving Mark a chance to show Allan he’s learned from his mistakes. Does he know Allan well enough now to say what’s in his heart?

First edition published by Torquere Press (2010)

Length: Novel
Genre: Contemporary
Series: The Mountains by P.D. Singer

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Second Chances by T. A. Webb

October 18, 2012

Mark and Antonio realize that second chances are the greatest gift of all. Second Chances by T. A. Webb, available from Dreamspinner Press.

Mark Jennings is at a crossroads. His finance job in the Atlanta nonprofit scene stresses him out, his mother is dying, and his relationship with Brian Jacobs has crashed and burned. He needs a distraction, some way to relax, and a massage seems like just the thing. He never expected his massage therapist, Antonio Roberto, to become his best friend.

Despite their differences—Antonio is a divorced single father—the two men forge a firm friendship that weathers Mark’s reconciliation with Brian and Antonio’s questionable taste in women. Over the years, Antonio remains constant in his support, though others in Mark’s life come and go through a revolving door.

When a young boy runs away from the group home where he works, Mark finds another door opening. Through it all he holds on to the things his loved ones taught him—about family, about friends and lovers, about life and death. Most importantly, he realizes that sometimes the greatest gift of all is a second chance.

Length: Novel
Genre: Contemporary

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Push Comes to Shove by J.L. O’Faolain

October 16, 2012

Super powers may not be enough for Push to earn Scratch’s love and save the world. Push Comes to Shove by J.L. O’Faolain

No More Heroes: Book One

Super-powered superhero Push and his human partner, Scratch, have been best friends and roommates for years. Push is the gay posterchild for the Real-Life Superhero Association. Unfortunately, Scratch is straight, which makes Push’s suppressed feelings for him problematic—but not as problematic as their next assignment.

Push and Scratch’s job: rehabilitating Wrath, a recently released supervillain, complete with super powers of his own. It’s not easy to trust someone who used to be on the other side, and Wrath’s presence creates just the wrong kind of friction.

When a bank-robbing practical joker throws a wrench in their plans and leads them on a wild chase across the southern United States, Push, Scratch, and Wrath have to leave their baggage behind and work together. But there are more secrets and danger awaiting them, and super powers may not be enough.

Length: Novel
Genre: Science Fiction, Mystery/Suspense
Series: No More Heroes by J.L. O’Faolain

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3 by Jacob Z. Flores

October 15, 2012

A ménage of secrets threatens to destroy the love of three men. 3 by Jacob Z. Flores, available from Dreamspinner Press.

Justin Jimenez has loved his partner, Spencer Harrison, for ten years. He’ll do anything for him—including bury his feelings for a man he met while he and Spencer were separated last year. Justin never planned to fall in love, and he certainly never planned to tell Spencer about it—but when a phone call wakes them in the middle of the night to inform Justin that his former lover, Dutch Keller, has been in an accident, he doesn’t have a choice.

Justin’s revelation shatters the fragile relationship he and Spencer were trying to rebuild. The weight of his guilt—both for hurting Spencer and for leaving a heartbroken Dutch to find solace in a bottle—crushes him. But what Justin doesn’t know is that Spencer and Dutch guard an explosive secret of their own. All three men are tangled in a communal web of lies, and unless they find the events in their lives that ultimately led them to friendship, passion, and betrayal, they won’t see the love at the heart of the pain.

Length: Novel
Genre: Contemporary, M/M/M or More

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