Nocturne by Mel Keegan

By Mel Keegan

Step into the glittering middle of the night international of the traditional ... the immortal ... the vampyre!

Intrigue, homicide and insanity welcome Captain Vincent Bantry domestic to the town of London. The yr is 1892.

He is a veteran of the a ways East, opium smugglers and Manchu warlords, yet little in Bantry’s adventure has ready him for what he'll see, listen and think while he meets the younger Irish occultist, Michael Flynn. Their destiny unfolds within the Tarot playing cards – chance, soreness and fight – however the finish in their tale can't be instructed. And what of the prior?

The secret of Michael Flynn attracts Bantry right into a unusual, occult international, straight away alien and impossible to resist. Instinctively, he is aware Flynn is diversified, no longer basically appealing, amazing, unique, yet not like the other guy Bantry has ever recognized. quickly Vincent is stuck up in a tangle of deceit, cruelty and threat, one bounce sooner than the legislation, and seduced via the secret, the grandeur of a hour of darkness international into which he has glimpsed ... and which he vastly desires.

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The Day Rider and Other Stories by J. E. Robinson

By J. E. Robinson

Winner of the San Francisco booklet competition Award for homosexual Literature

The Day Rider and different tales by means of J. E. Robinson breaks the norm and provides characters nominally positioned in a single international who search to hitch one other, whereas being themselves. Many major characters 'pass' no longer only within the traditional feel, of showing as one race and acculturating as one other, nor as one sexual orientation and relocating with ease into one other as affections and conventions dictate, but in addition in its 'unconventional' senses, of relocating from mortality to immortality, or from the oppressed and deprived to being the oppressor and the privileged. This assortment discusses the huge sweep of 'passing' and wonders no matter if doing so is an anathema to humanity or inherent to humanity.

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The Janissary:The Final Conflict by Firsid Barsa

By Firsid Barsa

“The King shall lose either head and crown…” within the Peasant warfare, the 1st publication of this impressive trilogy, the traditional prophecy got here to cross, as a military of serfs and janissaries overthrew the corrupt dynasty. Janissary normal Dmitry Konchak is now an not likely hero of the Revolution -- an army genius who's squeamish and faints on the sight of blood, an effeminate drunkard, an intruder one of the political elite, the so-called “New humans” whom he helped carry to energy. within the moment booklet, the recent humans In energy, box Marshal Konchak fights to reunite the empire and re-conquer breakaway areas, together with his personal local province. within the village the place he used to be born, the janissary comes head to head along with his personal earlier, as an old Oracle foretells a ghastly destiny. within the ultimate clash, the 3rd booklet of The Janissary trilogy, Konchak needs to shop the empire which he himself cast, opposed to its fiercest and so much made up our minds foe. As warfare wages on, neither enemy atrocities, nor assassinations, nor relentless strength struggles in the ruling elite can deter Konchak from pursuing his own future. the traditional gods, unique population of this planet, for lots of generations trapped inside a mountain, have decreed a special destiny for the janissary. yet first he needs to settle ratings with the guy who betrayed him, and face the bad lack of a liked pal. during this pleasing finale, all of the threads of the advanced tale come complete circle to a last solution: A lacking letter from an previous printing press; a message that travels around the continent purely to be again as “Undeliverable”; fragments of encrypted records used to seize a undercover agent: all of the mysteries are ultimately solved, concluding this epic tale of revolution, warfare, friendship, love, and betrayal.

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The Pleasuring of Men by Clifford Browder

By Clifford Browder

In long island urban within the past due 1860s, Tom Vaughan, a respectably raised younger guy, chooses to turn into a male prostitute servicing the city’s prosperous elite, then falls in love with Walter Whiting, a popular student and lecturer who proves to be his so much tough shopper. Having lengthy wrestled with emotions of disgrace and guilt, Whiting, a married guy, before everything resents Tom’s effortless popularity of his personal sexuality. Their tale unfolds within the clandestine and precarious homosexual underworld of the time, that is creatively yet vividly created. via a chain of encounters–
some exhilarating, a few painful, a few mysterious—Tom matures, till an unforeseen act of violence provokes a last resolution.

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Le coincidenze dell'estate (Italian Edition) by Massimo Canuti

By Massimo Canuti

Una Milano diversa.
Un’amicizia inaspettata.
Un’adolescenza alla scoperta della propria identità sessuale.

Milano, property. Vincenzo è un adolescente particolare: ha pochi amici, è amante della musica steel e degli skate, e non sa ancora bene se è attratto dai ragazzi o dalle ragazze. Italo è un uomo di circa cinquant’anni che un giorno si sveglia su un marciapiede e non ricorda nulla del suo passato. Comincia a vivere come un barbone cercando di ricostruire los angeles sua identità finché non finisce in line with caso nell’androne del palazzo di Vincenzo. Il ragazzo ha un lampo, sembra riconoscerlo, ma fa finta di non averlo mai visto prima. Dove ha incontrato quell’uomo? E come ha fatto Italo a perdere los angeles memoria? Ma ecco che in loro soccorso arriva Evelina, anziana inquilina del palazzo ed ex parrucchiera dei divi di Cinecittà. Sarà proprio lei, con los angeles sua eccentrica vitalità e tenera presenza a riannodare i fili di un passato fatto di bugie e risentimenti.

Le coincidenze dell’estate è un romanzo sull’amicizia inaspettata che può nascere fra tre persone di generazioni various, ma non solo. Parla della difficoltà di crescere in una famiglia a pezzi, della scoperta dell’omosessualità, del coraggio di uscire allo scoperto; è un romanzo sulla crudeltà del mondo del lavoro e su quanto sia traumatico ripartire da 0 dopo aver perso tutto. Ma è soprattutto un romanzo sulla scoperta della propria identità. Tra sorelle circensi, suonatori di polka e ragazzine provocanti, Massimo Canuti scrive un libro leggero e toccante che a tratti imagine los angeles forma del giallo. Il tutto nell’insolita cornice di una Milano afosa, lenta e deserta, lontana dallo stereotipo della città fredda, svelta e indifferente che non lascia spazio a nessun contatto umano.

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Moments In Time: Innocence (Moments In Time Series Book 3) by Adam Stevens

By Adam Stevens

"Innocence" is the 3rd within the "Moments in Time" sequence. This tale is narrated through the viewpoint of Warren and contains his aspect of the tale advised in a unusual, sassy and snarky demeanour. There are 3 specific elements to the ebook, Warren's lifestyles, sexual discovery, and coming of age adventures 'before' Georgie. half information Warrens point of view on how he and Georgie met, how they fell in love, and the way their romance flared into the hotness that culminated of their romantic seashore marriage ceremony on Kauai, how their lives advanced jointly and aside, all in line with Warrens standpoint, fairly frankly a few of Warrens options doubtless unknown to Georgie. adventure the brutal honesty of a courting that Georgie notion used to be all champagne, strawberries and chocolate. half 3 examines the secret that unravels as they separate, and should it's a cheerful finishing, or an incredible mistake narrated through either males.
Georgies existence has been a deep, advanced and contemplative tale caught on repeat. Love, loss, self-destruction amidst a life of looking and self-discovery. Will the tale finish tragically, or will those come to phrases with their lives, and reunite as one soul, with one ardour jointly eventually following the trail that leads them either to accomplish the pursuit in their person goals.
Hope for happiness, yet have a field of tissues available should you learn the ultimate bankruptcy of the "Moments in Time" sequence. This publication is motion full of drama, suspense and secret, with plenty of steamy sizzling, sexually seductive, romantic interactions that would depart you in need of for not anything greater than to write down an insanely magical compelling optimistic assessment, or a cigarette, glass of wine, or a nap...

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Calling and Cull (Blessed Epoch Book 5) by August Li

By August Li

Book 5 of the Blessed Epoch

Whose hand will orchestrate the swap within the world?

The decade-long warfare with Johmatra is over, yet peace hangs via a thread in Garith’s state. Yarrow, remoted in his island realm, refuses to abide by means of the treaty or to stick to the dictates of the priestesses. Others—Octavian Rose between them—are uneasy with the turning out to be army energy of the temples, and the mage island of Espero continues to be a tenuous best friend. Garith is aware his humans can't climate one other clash and that infighting will depart their lands liable to extra invasion. the arriving of a Johmatran ambassador together with his personal time table calls everyone’s loyalties into question.

Sides should be selected, and the results of these offerings may have repercussions not anyone can foresee. Even one of the turmoil, Yarrow is set to have his vengeance opposed to the 13 goddesses and heal the world’s magic. yet how a ways will he move, and what traces is he keen to move? As not going alliances are cast and enemies are published, Prince Thane seems the foremost to forgotten wisdom that might form the future—and a few will do no matter what it takes to regulate him.

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Every Frat Boy Wants It by Todd Gregory

By Todd Gregory

Jeff Morgan is set to get the schooling of a life-time. . .

At eighteen, Jeff Morgan is the fundamental all-American boy--blond, blue-eyed, and a celebrity jock at his small Kansas highschool. Enrolling at California kingdom University-Polk, Jeff plans to turn into a author. He additionally hopes that the macho nature of fraternity lifestyles may help him recover from his lifelong charm to different males. the truth could not be extra varied. . .

via Blair Blanchard, the drama significant son of divorced motion picture stars, Jeff discovers the Beta Kappa fraternity, and enters a global the place alcohol and medicine function an excuse for covert trysts among frat brothers. . .where the pledging approach turns into a sensual, S&M-fueled bacchanal. . .where weekends in L.A. and Palm Springs are no-holds-barred adventures in sexual exploration. . .and the place Spring holiday is a boys-gone-wild porn motion picture come to lifestyles. via each come across, from excessive couplings with older frat brothers to scorching three-ways with scorching new pledges, Jeff additionally offers along with his more and more complicated feelings--for Blair, for a good-looking new arrival, and for all times inside of Beta Kappa itself.

horny, steamy, and awfully erotic, Every Frat Boy desires It proves that after it involves studying all there's to understand approximately outstanding excitement, not anything beats hands-on event. . .

Todd Gregory is a brand new Orleans dependent author who survived typhoon Katrina and its aftermath with the aid of prescription drugs. He has edited the anthologies Rough alternate, His Underwear and Blood Lust (with M. Christian). He has released brief tales in several anthologies and his works were translated into German. he's at present engaged on an erotic suspense mystery titled Sunburn.

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Southern Hope by L.A. Parker

By L.A. Parker

A demise vacationer city faces wish, and discouragement while the nation offers the belief of overturning the same-sex marriage idea. a few at the town’s council are outraged, and relocating ahead proves to have its difficulties while riots come up, dividing the city correct down the center of Founders Street.
The tale follows an ensemble forged of characters, revealing secrets and techniques, own tragedies, and small triumphs.
Can the neighborhood LGBT individuals leap forward and show pride of their group, and will friendships continue to exist the concept of affection? the reply facilities at the good fortune of the Rainbow Falls satisfaction competition Committee.

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A Sea of Stories: The Shaping Power of Narrative in Gay and by Phd, John Dececco,Sonya L Jones

By Phd, John Dececco,Sonya L Jones

look at how narrative has formed homosexual and lesbian culture

A Sea of news: The Shaping energy of Narrative in homosexual and Lesbian Cultures: A Festschrift for John P. De Cecco is an unforgettable selection of own narratives that explores the ancient, mental, and sociological contexts of homosexuality in destinations starting from Nazi Germany to Colorado. a few of the favourite authors during this assortment contain David Bergman, Louis staff, Diana Hume George, and Ruth Vanita. students in homosexual and lesbian reviews, political events, cultural reports, and narratology, and a person attracted to homosexual heritage may want to discover those interesting narratives on themes akin to intercourse and sin within the South, promoting homosexual literature earlier than Stonewall, becoming up homosexual in India, and the tale of an interracial male couple dealing with homophobic lack of information in a small town.

A Sea of reports additionally includes inventive fiction and nonfiction love tales, warfare tales, oral tales, and bibliographies, and a stunning post-Stonewell and post-modern narrative set on a South African seascape that tells the tale of 2 specialist males and the opportunity of a kiss. for a whole record of contents, please stopover at our site at www.haworthpressinc.com.

This e-book provide you with various narratives that conceal a variety, together with:

  • memoirs of homosexual Holocaust survivors and the emergence of the 1st lesbian and homosexual publication membership in its wake
  • homophobia within the office and using coming-out tales to augment office variety
  • the institution of a gay/straight alliance in a Salt Lake urban highschool that's seriously ruled via Mormons
  • gay literary background that examines the works of Langston Hughes in addition to Martin Duberman, Paul Monette, and Edmund White relating to the lesbian 70s
  • creative nonfiction a few woman's love for one more girl, her lifelong pal
  • Provincetown's notable group reaction to the AIDS epidemic

    A choice of chapters written through the colleagues and previous scholars of John P. De Cecco, pioneering editor of the magazine of Homosexuality, A Sea of reports takes its identify from a word Dr. De Cecco utilized in his keynote deal with to the “History and reminiscence” convention at Allegheny university in 1997. This convention sparked the assumption for this choice of essays that learn the gay event via ancient, mental, and sociological viewpoints and homosexuality in literature. those brave tales will help readers to understand themselves extra deeply, to spot wih others, and to interpret homosexual and lesbian stories in numerous narrative types.

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