J.T. Marie

Biography

J.T. Marie is a pseudonym for author J.M. Snyder, who publishes gay erotic and romantic fiction under her full name. For those curious, the initials stand for “Jeanette Thomas” and Marie is her middle name. She also writes gay young adult romance under the pseudonym J. Tomas.

A graduate of George Mason University, Jeanette worked as Fantasy Editor of the school’s sci-fi and fantasy journal, The Fractal, for two years. After college, she created and maintained an online webzine, Disenchanted, to further a love of fantasy fiction. For more information on her non-gay fiction, nonfiction, and poetry, please visit her website.

Where to find J.T. Marie online


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Books

The Boss's Daughter
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,850. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
When Natalie Allen headed west, she became Nat, a cowboy working on Boss Daddy’s cattle ranch. The boss’s pretty daughter Lucille takes notice of “Mr. Nat,” and the closer the two become, the more conflicted Nat grows. When Lucille announces their engagement, Nat knows her only choice is to leave, even if it means breaking Lucille’s heart. But will Lucille let her go so easily?
Matchmaking Mom
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
When Karen’s son Brian comes out to her, she’s worried. He’s a popular student, but he says he's the only gay kid in high school. Karen thinks he should be going on dates like other kids his age, so she decides to subtly look for a good match for her son at the dentist office where she works.
The Magical Stones of Pharr
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 70,940. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The Eight Lands of Pharr are in trouble, and the only ones who can help are a young princess and the sister she thinks lost. They hold the Magical Stones, created to channel the magic of his bloodline. When an evil witch seeks to control the Stones, the girls must join forces to save their world.
My Brother's Best Friend
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
Amber has had a fierce crush on Nate, her brother Bryan's best friend, since she was nine years old. Now that she's almost old enough to date, she knows who she wants her first boyfriend to be. Unfortunately, Nate doesn't really talk to her, and Bryan won't set them up. Then she finds out why.
Deciduous
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Short chapbook of 36 poems which capture the ephemeral quality of nature. In these pages, autumn's dying leaves crumple beneath winter's shroud of snow, and the last fleeting days of the year slip away forever. Tragic, melancholy, bittersweet ... these poems embrace and revel in the changing seasons, which mirror so closely the rhythm of the human heart.
The Scar
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Jana convinces her servant and best friend Merlie to sneak out of the city for a picnic. A magical attack leaves Merlie injured, and while Jana fears punishment, she fears losing Merlie more. Can the Emperor's physician treat the servant's wounds? Or will it take something stronger to heal Merlie?
Handful of Dust
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Once high school senior Sara notices a scary man hanging around her neighborhood, she begins to see him everywhere. What's up with him? And does she have the courage to find out?
Going Home
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Growing up in Logan, Missouri, I had big dreams. I wanted to leave the small town behind for the bright lights of the big city, and come graduation, I did just that. I often though about my best friend Lena back in Logan. Fifteen years later, I decided to head back and check up on things. But you never know what to expect when you return home.
Illusions of Betrayal
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Sheila was once heir to the throne of Khaal. But when her parents are killed by the court wizard, she trains to regain what's rightfully hers. But the wizard she finds in the castle's parapet isn't who she expects.
Runaway Train
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
Josey went away to college in the hopes of leaving her small town behind, but it seems she can't break free -- every summer she returns home, even though it seems all her friends have managed to get away. Then she meets Miranda, a senior in high school, who makes Josey feel worldly and wise.
Gangster Love
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Short chapbook of 24 poems which center around outlaws, gangsters, robbers, gunslingers, and thieves. On loving criminals in spite of, and sometimes because of, their crimes. Set in the Old West or Small Town America, each poem is a story of love. Think Billy the Kid and Pat Garrett, or Bonnie and Clyde ... these poems celebrate the allure and romance in such doomed relationships.
Thin Ice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Jessie and David have been friends since childhood. But some time during high school, their friendship deepens into something more and Jessie's father grows alarmed his only daughter is hanging out with a boy from the wrong side of town. Jessie knows she's skating on thin ice. But there are worse things than her father finding out about David.
Runes of the Quest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A princess needs to be rescued, of course. And if there aren't any able-bodied princes up to the task, why can't another princess be the savior for once?
The Shadow Fey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Paula's young daughter Katie was killed in a hit-and-run accident on Halloween night. It's been years, but the holiday still haunts Paula. She hears her daughter in every costumed child and sees her in every dark shadow. Against her better judgment, Paula agrees to go trick-or-treating with her sister and nephew. But there are secrets hidden in the shadows draped across the sidewalks ...
Gypsy Wine
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Airk Ranon is a rogue-for-hire passing through the seaside town of Rouyn on his way to somewhere else. But the tavern he stays in serves the most haunting draught ... gypsy wine. Soon his journey is forgotten as the bottle consumes his days. Between the seaspray, he swears he sees a woman dancing in the water, calling to him, wanting him. Another glass and nothing will stop him from joining her.
A Hero is Never Too Old
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2010 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
After Garrian rescued Jessa from the evil Farryl, they lived happily ever after ... or did they? Marriage has fallen into routine, & Jessa stages an adventure to give her husband a chance to relive his youth. But her plans go awry when a magician steals her husband's prized Ky-Lin horn & takes her prisoner. Now Garrian has more than enough adventure as he enlists Farryl's help to rescue her.
Eyes Like Twins
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Kimbra was born with golden eyes, a trait believed to belong to a legendary race of winged humans called the aerya. She never really believed the legends, until she stumbles upon Egan, the boy with wings. Together they seek out the aerya's last refuge and discover the fate of those whose eyes reflect the fires burning inside. A fate they, too, will share.
Running
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2010 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In a distant future, a mysterious disease known as the rot has killed many, including Arian's sister. Unable to face life in a place that once held so much for him, he heads out to the Ruins in search of something better. Though Dini knows she can't stop him, she tries. But she harbors a secret that would only hurt him if he knew ... and no matter how far he goes, some things can't be outrun.
The Glitter Prince
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2010 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
If the Glitter Prince wants you, he'll have you. Aren's brother Drae left weeks ago to pledge himself to the elusive Prince. When he doesn't return, she sets out to find him and, hopefully, bring him home. Why would the Glitter Prince want her brother? She won't like the answer to that question.
More Than Mortal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2010 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The hero Thelios returns to Bubastis with a new bride, whose beauty is said to rival Isis. Dendera doesn't believe the rumors and must see for herself. But a chance encounter with a stray feline leaves Dendera with a vision - she senses there is more to Sanura than meets the eye. She's sure the woman has been tricked into the marriage, and she must call on the gods of Egypt to set Sanura free.
The Warrior Within
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Order of the Soul has been disbanded for years, the sisterhood of the Warriors scattered to the winds. But when Makena wished to learn the Warrior's Way, Jhyssa took the young neophyte under her tutelage. Now the impossible has happened -- war has broken out in the land, and the battlecry sounds once more. Will Makena heed the Warrior's teachings or seek her own way?
The Key
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2010 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When a man in the Metro station tells Adi she has the key he needs to get home, she thinks he means the one she found that morning as she got on the subway. But he's looking for something much more personal than that ~ a key only she has, one to get him to a place she longs to go.
anathema
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2010 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Chapbook of 48 dark poems about vampires, aliens, angels, demons, monsters, diseases, villains, rogues, and the sea. The bulk of these were written during my years as an undergraduate student at George Mason University, in Fairfax, Virginia, and represent some of my favorite themes: death, lost love, the ocean, alienation, and (odd as it may seem) disease.
Bones of the Sea
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2010 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Siobhan is a sullen young woman who lives with her father in New Jersey. When he dies, she goes to live with her older sister, who works as a photographer down the shore. The sister tries her best to draw Siobhan out of her shell, but the sudden changes in her life keep her locked inside herself. But late at night, she hears haunting sounds that call to her from the ocean.
Fell
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Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2009 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
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Two wood nymphs play a deadly game that goes farther than they anticipated. This free story appears in my collection, BONES OF THE SEA AND OTHER STORIES, and is offered here as a sample of my writing.