Carsen Taite

Biography

Lambda Literary Award finalist Carsen Taite is on a mission: spin tales with plot lines as interesting as the true, but often unbelievable stories she encountered in her career as a criminal defense lawyer. She is the author of numerous short stories and eight novels: truelesbianlove.com, It Should be a Crime, Do Not Disturb, Nothing but the Truth, The Best Defense, Beyond Innocence, and Slingshot and Battle Axe - the first two books in the Luca Bennett Bounty Hunter series. She is currently working on her ninth novel, Rush, a romantic intrigue.

Where to find Carsen Taite online


Where to buy in print


Books

Outside the Law
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,260. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Former sweethearts Tanner Cohen and Sydney Braswell must work together on a federal task force to see justice served, but will they choose to embrace their second chance at love?
The Lone Star Collection
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,160. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2018 by Affinity Ebook Press NZ Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
In this wonderful collection of 12 stories, there is something for everyone- romance, erotica, humor, sci-fi, and historical fiction, all within a Texan theme. Celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Lonestar Festival, a free to enter one day event celebrating Lesbian literature and the authors who write in the genre. Held in Austin Texas, all funds raised will be used to fund future events.
Bow and Arrow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2018 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Bounty hunter Luca Bennett has always lived on the edge of the law, but now she’s living with a cop and doing her darnedest to stay out of trouble. When an old enemy resurfaces, will the shady ways of Luca’s past come back to haunt her?
A More Perfect Union
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,050. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Major Zoey Granger and DC fixer Rook Daniels risk their reputations for a chance at true love while dealing with a scandal that threatens to rock the military.
Sidebar
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,750. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Judge Camille Avery and her clerk, attorney West Fallon, agree on little except their mutual attraction, but can their relationship and their careers survive a headline-grabbing case?
Letter of the Law
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,610. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Will federal prosecutor Bianca Cruz take a chance at love with horse breeder Jade Vargas, whose dark family ties threaten everything Bianca has worked to protect—including her child?
Without Justice
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,100. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Cade Kelly and Emily Sinclair must battle each other in the pursuit of justice, but can they fight their undeniable attraction outside the walls of the courtroom?
Above the Law
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,110. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Love is the last thing on Agent Dale Nelson’s mind, but reporter Lindsey Ryan’s investigation could change the way she sees everything—her career, her past, and her future.
Girls With Guns
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,430. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Three stories by three talented crime writers—Carsen Taite, Ali Vali, and Michelle Grubb—each packing her own special brand of heat.
Reasonable Doubt
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,820. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2015 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
After a tumultuous career as a criminal defense attorney, Ellery Durand enjoys life without tales of drugs, death, and double-crossing. Until she wakes up one morning to find her bank accounts frozen, her face on the front page, and the peace she’s come to treasure shattered in the wake of an FBI investigation. Can she convince the agent in charge to trust her?
Lay Down the Law
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,720. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Peyton Davis is part rancher, part federal prosecutor, and all Texan. Strong and steady, she’s known for keeping her cool in every situation, but when she meets the beautiful and accomplished heiress to the Gantry oil fortune, she falls fast and hard. When she learns her new assignment is to investigate the Gantry family’s business, her entire belief system will be tested.
Courtship
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,370. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
In a stunning twist of events, Addison Riley is launched from the halls of academia to the spotlight of Supreme Court nomination. Campaign advisor Julia Scott has spent her entire life working to make other people successful, and her pinnacle achievement was the recent presidential election.
Do Not Disturb
Price: $5.90 USD. Words: 75,920. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Love doesn't wait to be invited in... Ainsley Faraday specializes in the management of sleek, urban hotels, and is reluctant to accept her employer's latest challenge to take over a mom-and-pop property in Santa Fe.
Switchblade
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,890. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Bounty Hunter Luca Bennett's in a bind, which is nothing new, but this time it's her feelings, not a jumper, that's got her tangled in knots. She's finally decided she wants to be more than a friend with benefits to cop Jessica Chance, but when hot and dangerous attorney Ronnie Moreno returns to town, a new case and an old flame threaten to interfere.
It Should be a Crime
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,440. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Forbidden romance coupled with high-stakes courtroom drama. Two women meet in an alley and fulfill their mutual desire with a night of passion, neither expecting more than the few lusty hours they shared. Weeks later Morgan Bradley and Parker Casey meet again, but this time one is a law professor and the other her student.
Nothing But the Truth
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The truth, like love, can be elusive, unless you're willing to fight for it. Sparks fly when two top notch attorneys battle each other in the high risk arena of the courtroom, but when a strange turn of events thrusts one of them from the role of advocate to witness, prosecutor Ryan Foster and defense attorney Brett Logan join forces in their search for the truth.
The Best Defense
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,270. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
When Aimee Howard, successful boutique real estate broker and socialite, is visited by a team of federal agents looking to arrest her wayward niece, she hires the best defense money can buy. Homicide detective Skye Keaton's shortcuts in the name of justice have finally tipped the scales in the wrong direction. She's lost her job, her pride, and the respect of her family and friends.
Slingshot
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,920. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Who says crime doesn't pay? Luca Bennett makes her living looking for people, but her sights aren't set on lost children separated from their parents at a busy mall or elderly Alzheimer's patients who wandered from the nursing home. She's a bounty hunter paid to apprehend fugitives on the lam.
Beyond Innocence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,530. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
When a life is on the line, love has to wait. Doesn't it? After a devastating professional embarrassment, Cory Lance has been banished from the courtroom.As part of her penance, she volunteers with an organization that works to free the wrongly convicted. Serena Washington has learned to compartmentalize the negative pieces of her past, except for one—her brother, Eric, who is on death row.
Battle Axe
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,200. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Bounty hunter Luca Bennett is back and so is a woman from her past, asking for favors. Unable to resist a woman in need, Luca barrels headlong into an intricate web of organized crime. Just when she thinks she's found what she's looking for, the stakes are raised and she learns she can trust no one.
Rush
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,040. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Prosecutor Danielle Soto believes her position on the sorority killer task force is a perfect way to advance her career, but her plans don’t include falling hard for a captivating woman who lives in a completely different world. When the investigation and her attraction to Ellen Davenport collide, Danny must choose between the safety of sameness and the peril of the unknown.

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anthology    bounty hunter    crime    erotic    history    intrigue    lesbian    lesbian romance    lesbian suspense    romance    scifi    suspense    texan    thriller    women