A bloodsucker discovers he's not the only monster stalking the streets of Victorian London, when his nightly search for sustenance brings him face-to-face with the city's most notorious butcher - Jack the Ripper. A short story from our Spectres horror line.
For two years of his ten-year prison sentence, Dane Faulkner has been a man best left alone. When Bailey Lewis disturbs his solitude and becomes a target for the local bullies, Dane finds the best way to protect him is to stake his own claim. What happens when the pretence becomes something more?
In Bollywood, the brightest stars are the ones who need the most care. Amar Vartak is fresh off the plane from England and on the set of his first Bollywood movie. Rama Kamane is his crush, his hero and the hottest Bollywood star of the moment. Amar wants him but Rama doesn't dare go there. He has his reputation to protect and he doesn't tangle with male actors. He hasn't bargained on the English boy capturing his heart though...
The pen is mightier than the cleaver? French chef Luc Tessier is five-star successful. His cookery program on TV is rated as high as his restaurant, and casual flings are his specialty. The only stain on his toque is Daniel Sheridan, an English food critic who has made it his business to ruin Luc's reputation. The only way to clarify this particular pat of butter is to invite the critic to dine and bury the hatchet--preferably in Daniel's back. The moment he lays eyes on Daniel, however, Luc's... more info>>
Opportunity knocks once in a lifetime? Harley Hayes is always looking for a new challenge to stretch his artistic vision. The subject of his first foray into nudes is a vision, indeed: Ryan Morgan. With each sitting, Harley finds it harder to ignore the fact he's falling head over heels for the straight-arrow model. Their first kiss confirms that Ryan feels the heat, too--for about five seconds. Then he pushes Harley away and bolts. Ryan is less than proud of some of the things he's done to s... more info>>
King Kavan, ruler of the kingdom of Decius, wants to kill all vampires in the land. What he hasn't reckoned on is his second-in-command running off with one of the winged creatures or that he would fall in love with the beautiful Harben. Keeping Harben locked in his tower, with orders to maim the vampire's wings should he escape, isn't conducive to receiving Harben's love in turn, but what happens when Kavan's forbidden feelings are tested? Would he save Harben's life at the expense of his own?
Compromise is not a dirty word. Table for Two, Book 2 French chef Luc Tessier once thought his world-class cooking skills--and cleaver-sharp ability to strike sexual sparks--had won him the ultimate prize. The heart of his beautiful English boyfriend, food critic Daniel Sheridan. Little did he know the battle had only just begun. And now his most formidable foe has just shown up on their doorstep. Daniel's mother. With Daniel still firmly in the closet and determined to stay, the chance that ... more info>>
On Sin Row, the cops are more bent than the criminals? Getting sexual favours from rent boys on Sin Row is a perk of the job for corrupt cop Blake Astor and his partner Ronnie Kemp. When Io Spencer appears on the scene, though, Blake's seldom-troubled heart gets involved. When things escalate out of control, is he prepared to risk everything for Io?
In a shattered world, Blake and Io only have each other... In Sin Row, corrupt cop Blake Astor rescued his rent boy lover Io Spencer from arrest after the death of Io's pimp. Now they're on the run in post-apocalypse Canada, both afraid of the future and even more afraid that they're going to end up meaning everything to each other.
A tale of dark, dangerous highwaymen and the man they take captive. When Lucien Mayer, 14th Earl of Ravensberry is taken hostage by a gang of highwaymen, he is drawn to the damaged, reclusive Ambrosius and the dangerous, brooding Dante. Torn between escaping and satisfying his body's needs, his life will never be the same again.
It's four months since Josh Addison fell for Kane Kessler, the Captain of his vacation cruise liner. He never thought to set eyes on him again but Kane's come all the way to Anchorage to see him. For Kane this is a casual hook-up during his downtime. He wants to prevent his heart getting involved at all costs. But Josh, hopelessly in love, has different ideas?
The Captain always goes down with his ship. Josh Addison is recovering from a broken heart on a two week cruise of the Mediterranean. Enter the captain of the ship, the dashingly handsome Kane Kessler. Josh is determined not to fall for him and convinced Kane won't look twice. That's not what his crazy neighbours Erik and Freddie think -- and neither does Kane himself. He wants to make Josh the Captain's Man.
Speak now, or forever lose your love? Table for Two, Book 3 Luc Tessier finally has all the ingredients of a perfect future assembled. His beautiful English fiancÚ, Daniel, on his arm, five hundred wedding guests on the way, and the honeymoon suite reserved. Now if only he can get Daniel to stop obsessing over last-minute details. So what if the date is set for Friday the thirteenth? After all they've been through to get to this point, what else is left to go wrong? Plenty, starting with Dan... more info>>
Doctor Alex Somerville has a fascination for all things paranormal. He arranges for a captured French vampire to be brought to his Victorian London home, where he plans to study the creature for a scientific paper. Arriving unconscious and burned by the sun, Raphael Lefevre's survival as a lab specimen appears in doubt. But a vampire's recuperative powers are legendary, and soon Raphael is making it clear that he is none too pleased by his situation. It's not long before he sets about seducing A... more info>>