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Out!
Series: Shamwell Tales. Pre-release—available June 26, 2017. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,540. Language: English. Published by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Mark Nugent has spent his life in the closet—at least, the small portion of it he hasn’t spent in the office. Determined to make amends to his neglected teenage daughter from a failed marriage, Mark swears off work—and love—so he can give her a stable home environment. But Mark’s resolve to keep his heart under wraps is tested when he meets an out and proud young man he’s instantly drawn to.
Played!
Series: Shamwell Tales. Pre-release—available June 12, 2017. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,520. Language: English. Published by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Posh boy Tristan has one last summer of freedom before he joins the family firm in New York. But the classically trained actor can’t resist when the Shamwell Amateur Dramatics Society begs him to take a leading role in their production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. As an added incentive, he’ll be giving acting lessons to a local handyman who’s been curiously resistant to Tristan’s advances.
Option Four
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,770. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
It’s 1997, and seventeen-year-old Donn Carhart wants to come out. There are four ways it could go: reject, tolerate, accept, or they’ll say “me too!” But his parents don’t like gay people, and he doesn’t know any other gay kids. With his family, community, and classmates pushing back on his decisions, will Donn push forward or will he opt out?
Purple Flowers; Or, How To Get Your Best Friend To Forgive You
Price: Free! Words: 12,250. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Best friends Jay and Jonathan are so close that some people who see the young men together think they’re a gay couple. It’s hilarious. Until, one day, in order to spare himself the mockery of his unbearable workmates, Jay panics, blurting a lie that could ruin Jonathan’s reputation; and Jay realises that he will lose his lifelong best friend in mere days if he can’t find a way to apologise enough.
Spun!
Series: Shamwell Tales. Pre-release—available July 3, 2017. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,280. Language: English. Published by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
An ill-advised encounter at the office party leaves David Greenlake jobless and homeless in one heady weekend. But he quickly begs work from his ex-boss and takes a room in Shamwell with easygoing postman Rory Deamer. David doesn’t mean to flirt with the recently divorced Rory — just like he doesn’t consciously decide to breathe. After all, Rory’s far too nice for him. And far too straight.
Love and Other Hot Beverages
Pre-release—available July 3, 2017. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,320. Language: English. Published by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
After a rough breakup, Todd Addison wants time alone to grieve. While still dreaming of winning back his ex’s love, he moves across the country and finds work with a construction company. The last thing he needs is the cute office boy developing a crush on him, especially since he’s back in the closet.
Tyler Buckspan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,670. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » USA
In a time when love between men was forbidden, even criminalized, can Tyler find the love he needs from another boy?
Candlemas Eve: A Thing of Beauty II
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,490. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Candlemas Eve begins in 1880 in the north of England, in the smoke and fire of the Industrial Revolution. Jack and Celeste Potter find themselves orphaned in a world that is unforgiving to the poor and the friendless. As a result, they embark on separate journeys--Jack emigrating to America to make his fortune, and Celeste staying behind to survive as best she can.
Bend
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,370. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017 by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Coming of age
Lorraine Tyler is the only queer person in Bend, Minnesota. Or at least that’s what it feels like when the local church preaches so sternly against homosexuality. Everything changes when a new girl comes to town. Charity is mysterious, passionate, and — to Lorraine’s delighted surprise — queer too. Now Lorraine may have a chance at freedom and real love.
Growing Pains
Series: Toronto Connections. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,010. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017 by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Gigi Rosenberg is living his best life. Even if the boyfriend part isn’t the sparkly ride of passion he expected it to be, life is sweet. So when his sister’s wedding calls him back to his hometown, he sees an opportunity to show the hicks from his past how wrong they were about him. Only, his boyfriend isn’t quite on board.