The Magpie Rhyme

One for Sorrow
Series: The Magpie Rhyme, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,970. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2019 by Evernight. Categories: Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The press nickname him “The Countdown Killer”, branding his victims with a number, but Chad knows him as Romeo. Captured by the killer he’s hunting, Chad’s situation seems dire, but Romeo doesn’t want to kill him because Chad doesn’t fit his pattern. Instead, he’s keeping Chad for two months, hiding him away where no one will find him, making sure Chad can’t reveal who he is.
Two for Joy
Series: The Magpie Rhyme, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,970. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2020 by Evernight. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Locked up in a maximum-security prison, Romeo’s highlight each week is a visit from Chad. Despite his friends, colleagues, and therapist all telling Chad to stop, he can’t, and he becomes the only joy in Romeo’s boring, bleak life. More than his need to kill, he needs Chad to live, but a Copycat killer has other ideas.
Three for a Girl
Series: The Magpie Rhyme, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,880. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2021 by Evernight. Categories: Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
If they can get through the first case, they’ll get through any—that’s what Chad tells himself. But juggling his career and his relationship isn’t easy. The monstrous part of Romeo gnaws away under the surface. His dark moments leave Chad uncomfortable, and when they accumulate into an attack, it leaves Chad shaken.
Four for a Boy
Series: The Magpie Rhyme, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,830. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2023 by Evernight. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
The compromise is working. They’re happy. Chad thinks. But when Romeo reveals his fantasy to Chad, their carefully crafted life comes undone. Romeo wants Chad to kill their next victim, but it’s a line he can’t cross, being the killer, not just enabling one. That’s a step into the grey that he’s not prepared to take. But what will happen if he tells Romeo no? Will he leave?