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Truth and Deception


Scarlet Hyacinth - 2010
    After an attack on an enemy ship, he discovers a cryogenic container and in it a sweet young boy, Kephri, the last member of the extinct race of the Nathifans. Despite being aware of the terrible legends painting this race in horrific colors, Minkah grows attached to the boy and goes against the wishes of his crew, friends and family, to protect Kephri.Years after, Minkah is tormented by a new kind of love toward his charge, a romantic love he believes is tainted and immoral. However, unbeknownst to Minkah, Kephri is not as young and innocent as he seems. Will Kephri's lies end up separating them or will they finally find the truth amongst all the deception?

Be My Alien


M.A. Church - 2013
    While making a late delivery to a client, he runs into Taz. A man on a disastrous date… When Taz agreed to come to Earth on a date, he didn’t expect to be dumped and left with no way home. Then he falls into Reed’s arms—literally. A coffee date soon becomes a trip back to Reed’s apartment. But when Taz’s stripes begin to show, Reed discovers Taz comes from a planet far, far away. Reed never believed aliens existed, but he’s facing one now. What in the world is he going to do?

On Wings, Rising


Ann Somerville - 2008
    Always looking for unexpected treasure, he never dreams of finding an injured Angel.Moon belongs to a race of telepathic winged humanoids. Exquisitely beautiful, sexually playful, Angels have always fascinated humans. Dinun s feelings for Moon take flight as they become lovers, but a planetary invasion could destroy their future together.Centuries ago, humans on Quarn saved their race from destruction by joining their DNA with that of the Angels. Now full-blood humans are stealing Angel children including Moon s son for barbaric experiments. The full-bloods are prepared to slaughter anyone who gets in their way.Thrust into a desperate race against time to save the infants, Dinun and Moon must battle against a people with weapons far beyond anything the Angels or their human friends can hope to defeat. Dinun brings to the fight his bravery and a determination to be true to himself. Will that be enough to save the children, and win the Angel he s come to love?"

The Heracian Affair


Liv Olteano - 2013
    Following a particularly disappointing date, Rizzo goes to sleep in his apartment only to wake up on a spaceship with tall, gorgeous, alien Captain Conrad D’Ollet of Heracia, a man so deliciously dominant Rizzo’s knees turn to jelly.Apparently the Heracians need help, and Rizzo is a humanitarian through and through. Spending more time around Conrad is totally not one of the reasons he wants to lend a hand.Soon Rizzo finds himself completely conquered and blissfully owned. But neither he nor Conrad is willing to risk his heart, let go of the past, and dare to believe in a future that won’t end in catastrophe.

Balancing Karma


I.D. Locke - 2010
    Trouble follows him around like a demented, faithful dog. Moswen never means for things to happen the way they do. It just does. And while things may seem bad at first, everything eventually works out for the best even if the road to getting there is a less than a smooth ride.While fleeing his sister's wrath for an accident that was almost not his fault, Moswen stumbles upon the chance to crash what promises to be a fun party. Kijika is hopeful that the birthday bash for his grandfather, the current king, won't be the deadly boring event he's sure it will be and he'd much rather be pouring over ancient texts in his quest for knowledge. Moswen's karma swings into action and Moswen and Kijika cross paths at the party setting in motion a relationship that will give both men what they most desire.----------Status: COMPLETEApprox. Word Count: 193,825If you enjoyed Balancing Karma, be sure to read Lor-fei Mark, a one-shot story set after the events in Balancing Karma. (Approx. Word Count: 5,008)

Thin Line Between


Lynn Hagen - 2019
    He's excited to start his new job, and even more thrilled that he gets to live there for free. But his enthusiasm is short-lived. When he steps into the stuffy old hotel, Owen soon finds out that the gorgeous owners aren't the friendly type. To make matters worse, he's told that the hotel is haunted. Caleb knows time is running out. The hotel is hemorrhaging money, and if he and his brothers can't figure out who is sabotaging Honey Haven, the doors will close for good. With enough problems on his hands, Owen walks through the front doors, and Caleb is taken aback by his good looks and sweet nature. He's attracted to Owen, but Caleb doesn't mix business with pleasure and keeps Owen at arm's length. Until one passionate kiss, Owen in danger and a saboteur on the loose forces Caleb to admit what Owen has come to mean to him. [Siren Publishing: The Lynn Hagen ManLove Collection: Alternative Contemporary Paranormal Romantic Suspense Romance, MM, shape-shifter, HEA]

The Omega's Unicorn


Lorelei M. Hart - 2018
    One smexy unicorn. One invisible house. A whole lot of magical, yummy goodness. A Broken Bear Adrian comes to Three Rivers hoping to fix his inner bear. Instead, he finds a mentor and a calling. But then tragedy strikes, and now Adrian fears he’s on borrowed time in the home he’s grown to love. A Smexy Unicorn Justin’s in Three Rivers to take care of family business and finds himself immediately drawn to the bear currently squatting in his great-aunt's invisible cottage. He realizes instantly that Adrian is his omega, but Adrian does not trust easily. Magical Goodness Adrian and Justin are only beginning to learn to fit into each other’s worlds, when a magical storm blows in and they realize Justin isn’t the only new person in Three Rivers. They soon realize the others out there need protecting, including one adorable, yet terrifyingly powerful little girl. The Omega’s Unicorn is a stand-alone, sweet with knotty heat, MM Mpreg romance with a bear who likes to hide, a millionaire unicorn, and a couple of witches who soon become a part of their growing family.

Branch of the Amazon


Joyee Flynn - 2012
    They become the Guardians of the Forests. In her wisdom, she provided ways for the cursed to have happy, loving lives. Even though their fates are tied with the land.On the outskirts of the Amazon River, Branch leads his camp. A good man who has his hands full leading his people and keeping them safe while raising two sons, his patience is tested by his lust for the person everyone seems to want, Seed… Who is the same age as his oldest son.When Branch comes to Seed’s rescue, he finally has what he desires most in his arms. But will he be able to let him go again?If that isn’t enough, the cartels are moving into their territory and destroying everything in their path, along with kidnapping other Guardian children.

Finding Connor


Toni Griffin - 2014
    He meets Connor, a numbers man for a casino, at a gay bar and danced the night away. Their one night together changes their entire lives and what people think they know about life on Earth.Note: originally published in the anthology: Not in the Stars

Healing in His Wings


Ariel Tachna - 2007
    First Officer Ryan Nelson accompanies the sickest patients to the planet's surface, where he is put under the supervision of Juo-ta-ri, an apprentice to one of the healers who is helping the crew. The two have barely begun to explore the chemistry between them when Ryan's body betrays him and he falls ill as well. Now it's a race against time to see if Juo can bring the fever down before Ryan's hallucinations kill him.Reprint: This novella was originally published in the Dreamspinner Press anthology Size Matters.Revisit Ryan and Juo in Hot Cargo by Nicki Bennett and Ariel Tachna.

Shane's Promise


Stephani Hecht - 2016
    He never would have imagined that he’d end up with a mate, let alone a daughter. But he’s committed to his family and will do anything for them.Trevor's biggest dream has always been to have an official wedding ceremony. Sure, he knows the other shifters will think it's silly, a ritual only for humans, but he can't stop himself from wanting a true fairy tale moment. Yet Trevor knows that Shane doesn’t want anything to do with the human world, especially since mankind has taken to hunting and killing shifters.Shane wants to see Trevor happy. In fact, he made a promise to always keep his mate smiling. Will Shane be able to live up to his word? Or will Trevor's dream be shattered?

Verdant


Jordan Castillo Price - 2007
    Everyone but Colin, that is. Colin's live-in boyfriend Rand is creative, gorgeous, and entirely too self-sufficient. Colin can hardly remember the last time they did anything fun together, let alone got down and dirty before his daily commute. Colin is sure he's about to face another morning brag session when he gets to the office, but instead he finds the building eerily deserted. The radio has been taken over by the Emergency Broadcast System, and Colin must rush back to make sure nothing's happened to Rand. Luckily, Rand is okay. Even better than okay. And he's been dying for Colin to get home.

Darren's Surprise


Jade Buchanan - 2007
    His baby brother has disappeared, he can't concentrate on work, and at night he's tied up with the most erotic dreams he's ever had. When Aaron shows up again, bringing with him an unbelievable tale, Darren doesn't know what to do. Especially when one of Aaron's companions just happens to be the man he's been dreaming about. Man? Make that catman. Durai Steinsson has come to claim his mate. He won't let anything get in his way. Not even Darren.

Mated to the Alien


Orion Blaze - 2015
    But first of all, they want to mate with Earthlings. Aithan goes to see the Itherian aliens land on Earth in their spectacular spaceship. He has no expectations, but if he somehow gets to mate with a hot alien female, that's a nice bonus. And the aliens turn out to be more beautiful than nyone had ever dared hope! Prince Brax'on is under huge pressure to find a mate and produce heirs to the Itherian throne. But his fellow Itherians bore him, and he feels alone among his own kind. Perhaps he can find a suitable mate on Earth? When Brax'on and Aithan meet during the first welcome party inside the super advanced spaceship, they have trouble taking their eyes off each other. Brax'on is used to following his instincts, but Aithan insists that he's not attracted to men. He runs away to not have to face his emotions, but by the end of the evening, he takes off with the handsome alien prince. The next morning, they both have a big surprise in store... Mated to the Alien is a first time gay sci-fi romance with steamy scenes of unprotected action and male pregnancy (Mpreg).

Best Little Whorehouse on Planet X


Kelex - 2013
    Awaiting the prophesied triad of males who would come find him, the soft prince was shuttered away on the top floor of Kazru’s whorehouse, where no one would think to look for him.Exiled Shapeshifter Warriors Drayden, Irylan, and Bayjin come for Agarri after the prince haunts their dreams and begs them to save him. They take the virgin prince and escape to their hidden base, where they claim Agarri as their own.Finding strength in his warriors, Agarri is ready to help bring his people together to retake their world.