Brody O’Connor joins the revelry of the yearly St. Patrick's Day pub crawl, hunting a like-minded man for a night of fun and frolic with no strings attached. When a mystery man in an emerald green shirt engages Brody’s interest, it doesn’t take long for the hunter to become the prey.
Well-matched with his mystery man, Brody regrets his "no strings" approach to a night of shared passion that leaves him hungry for more. The morning after, Evan is gone, as agreed. Brody knows it was a mistake to let him go, and vows to find him.
Evan also never expected to meet someone like Brody. Now Brody wants to change the rules, and Evan decides he’ll give Brody one more night to convince him to stay.
By nine o’clock, I wasn’t sure if I was worried or angry, but I was jittery. Caught up in that first flush of a new relationship, I missed him on a visceral level. I longed for his presence, for his smell, his heat. His laughter.
I resisted the urge to call his cell phone, mainly because I didn’t want him to think I was checking up on him. A family visit could last a lot longer than anticipated. A lot.
What had begun between Evan and me was not imaginary. It was remarkable and real, powerful and potent. Yes, we had a lot to learn about each other still, but I wanted to take my time, peel back the layers of him slowly, savoring each new revelation.
I’d reached my mid-thirties and had learned a few things. I could read people pretty well. Evan was as serious about me as I was about him. The only games he would play were those like the night of the pub crawl, open and for all to see. If he planned to see someone else on his way back to me, he would have said so.
Midnight came, draping a heavy cloak of worry over my shoulders. I knew, beyond any doubt, he’d not purposefully stood me up. I paced the floor, trapped by the four walls and a sense of impending disaster.
When the doorbell rang, I was unprepared for the adrenaline rush of fear that paralyzed me. I shook it off, bolted to the door, and flung it open. Darren and Cole stood there, grim-faced. A cold finger of unease traced the length of my spine.
“Do you two know what time it is?”
Cole, another of the Rumours partners, and an old friend, grasped my elbow. “Brody, we need to sit down.”
I pulled away from him. “Why? What’s wrong?”
“Brody, just how is it between you and Evan Delapontes?”
My stomach roiled, churning up acid. “Serious. What’s wrong?”
Darren moved to my side, close. “Listen, Brody. We don’t know much. Cole was on call this afternoon.”
My knees threatened to give out. Cole was a paramedic.
“What call?” I grabbed him by the front of his jacket. He didn’t try to shake me off, just covered my hands with his.
“About five o’clock, someone ran a red light and broad-sided Evan Delapontes’ Jaguar. I recognized him ’cause he works in the same building with Nate. When I got to the club just a bit ago, Darren said you and he had a thing going…”
Seven hours ago. I should not have worried about pissing him off and gone looking for him.
The world took on an unreal, distant quality. The air in my lungs felt heavy, liquid. Surely I hadn’t heard Cole correctly. Darren’s voice came to me through a tunnel.
Cold fear, so icy it burned in my chest, kept me from asking the question, the answer to which could end all the hopes I’d built during the day.
Darren saw and spared me. “He’s in intensive care at County General.”
Lone wolf Nitro Blackwood doesn't like people. As far as he's concerned, the human world doesn't exist. But for a few short days every year, the heat takes over and the undeniable urge to mate draws him to San Francisco and out of his self-imposed solitude. He's willing to deal with all the foul odors, congestion and general misery for some bump and grind action.
Computer programmer Peter Callaghan likes his quiet, boring life. But like every year since his seventeenth birthday, a rampaging need to screw every guy with a heartbeat takes over. During this time, he finds he can climb out of his shell and be a normal, horny and slightly sarcastic twenty-five-year-old. Peter knows the hulking man with a biker's name will go down in history as his hottest bang, but Peter gets more than he bargained for. When the man shows up several weeks later, raving about pregnancies and mythological creatures, Peter realizes he's being held captive by a crazy person.
Except, things start to get weirder. After escaping, Peter is chased down by a rabid wolf, and Nitro pops out of nowhere to rescue him sporting fur, fangs and claws. As Peter witnesses the unimaginable, he realizes Nitro might be telling the truth about more than him being a shape-changing beast. Having been thrust into a mysterious and bizarre world, Peter is forced to rely on Nitro and something long buried inside Peter begins to awaken.
But could they possibly have a future together?
Alpha Rordan doesn't think he'll ever get his own Omega—who'd want a disabled Alpha, one who doesn't stand a chance of ever joining the Alpha Guard? No one cares that Rordan has the gift of foresight—they only care about athletic Alphas who can fight.
Omega Hunter desperately wants his own baby with an Alpha he loves. But he's already betrothed to someone with known for being rough with Omegas—and not in a good way. When Rordan meets Hunter, they form a special connection and agree they must find a way to be together.
When Rordan is inducted into the mysterious Council and Hunter's betrothed turns out to be worse than he'd imagined, the two find that the pack wars draw them farther apart. Just as the tide turns in favor of Black River, Rordan discovers a pitfall—but will anyone listen to him? And can the two end up together?
Bound by the Alpha is a m/m gay shifter mpreg novella with a HEA. No cheating, no cliffhangers. Each book in the Black River Pack series focuses on a different couple while expanding the overarching plot. They can be enjoyed alone, but it is recommended to read the series in order.
Andrew Eckstrom's chance meeting with Connor Kulyk leaves him wanting more. More time, more conversation, definitely more sex. There's a joy and an ingenousness in Connor that Andrew finds compelling and refreshing. He doesn't want the end of the cruise to be the ninth inning of their relationship, so Andrew pitches the idea of long-distance dating.
Triple A ballplayer Connor Kulyk can't get enough of Andrew either. But it's not as easy for him. Connor hasn't had a relationship in years, but like so many people, he wants to love and be loved. Announcing to the sports world and his fans that he wants a boyfriend instead of a girlfriend leaves him worried about losing his career and more importantly, the love of his sister.
Will Connor step up to the plate and take a swing, or will his closely guarded secret keep him stuck on deck, forever wishing for love?
His blonde hair, the colorful tattoos on his porcelain skin, and his sparkling amber eyes were all intoxicating, conspiring to create a man who I couldn’t get enough of.
Kade's an Omega wolf who just happens to be a rock star. But when his second album is released to terrible reviews, he loses all his enthusiasm for going on tour. That changes when his newly hired bodyguard turns out to be his fated mate.
Alpha Xander is thrilled to have found the man he's going to spend the rest of his life with. But he's still healing from the pain caused by a cheating ex. When Kade gets pregnant, he has to step up and become the father his new baby needs.
Through a stressful tour, a heartrending kidnapping, and a thrilling rescue, Kade and Xander find that their love is tested beyond belief. Will the bond of the fated mates stay true?
Find out if they'll find their happiness in this standalone novella with a HEA. No cheating, no cliffhangers. Inside, you'll find a precious shifter baby and plenty of sugar and spice.
He smiled at me and put a small, sweet kiss on my forehead. "I’m your Alpha, and I’m going to protect you like I should.”
Surrogates aren't supposed to fall in love...
Prince Damon of Vatravia needs an heir to the throne and fast—before his kingdom, a haven for dragon shifters all over Europe, is lost forever. When he hires Max to be his surrogate, he has no idea what he's in for.
Max has never fallen in love with a client before—he's forbidden to. But the prince is so kind and caring toward him that the sparks fly anyway. He desperately needs the money from surrogacy to support his aging mother, but falling in love puts his job at risk.
When Damon gets engaged to strengthen the case for his kingdom, and Max's mother has a heart attack, it seems like everything conspires to keep the pair apart. And into the middle of it all comes baby Lukas—the heir to the throne of Vatravia.
Will Max and Damon find a way to be together? Find out in Pregnant for the Dragon!
This standalone, 42,000+ word novel has a HEA. No cheating, no cliffhangers. Inside, you'll find an adorable shifter baby and plenty of sweet and steamy scenes!
Dragon Alpha Maxon Sunfire has always been the responsible one. The dependable one. The middle brother who works quietly behind the scenes. But secretly, Maxon longs to be in the the spotlight: to be seen for who he really is. So when an invitation arrives for an infamous matchmaking party on a private island, he jumps at the chance to attend. And since all single dragons are invited, why not invite his good friend Kael to come along?
Kael Sunborn has loved Maxon since the moment he arrived at the Estate. The dragon Omega thought he was content to keep his feelings secret and focus on his work as a personal assistant. But now, with the Alpha in the market for a mate, can Kael afford to keep silent?
An unexpected night of passion has consequences that force both dragons to confront their true feelings. But will their chance at true love survive the fallout?
Author’s note: Omega’s Dragon: Island Sun is a 30,000 word short novel with a happily-ever-after ending and no cliffhangers. This story contains Alpha/Omega social dynamics, male pregnancy, knotting, and vividly steamy scenes between two gorgeous dragon men.
As Book 2 of the Sunfire Brothers series, Island Sun can be read as a standalone novel, but it is best enjoyed after finishing Omega’s Dragon: Desert Heat.
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