Dylan James

Biography

Dylan is a writer, editor, and publisher. Having self-published nearly a hundred titles under other pen names, he is also the publisher at Deep Desires Press and its young adult imprint, Deep Hearts YA.

Dylan lives in Winnipeg, Canada, with his husband and their two cats.

Where to find Dylan James online

Twitter: @DylanJamesYA

Series

Muscles and Mascara
Football players, drag queens, drama, love.
Fangville High
Queer paranormal romance novels, with a splash of comedic weirdness.
Jordan and Benjamin Forever
Jordan and Benjamin are destined to be together.

Books

Drag Queens, Emo Teens & Big Dreams
Series: Muscles and Mascara, Book 1. Pre-release—available September 29, 2020. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,500. Language: English. Published by Deep Hearts YA. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
For Corbin, his secret double-life as a drag queen is the escape he needs from his oppressive life as the son in a hyper-masculine family. But that escape comes to an end when his older brother finds out his secret.
Frankenstein Builds a Boyfriend
Series: Fangville High, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,510. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2020 by Deep Hearts YA. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
After humiliation at the hands of Fangville High’s sexiest incubus, Victor Frankenstein is determined to get his revenge...and a cute boy.
Gay Love and Other Christmas Magic
Series: Jordan and Benjamin Forever, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,530. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2019 by Deep Hearts YA. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
It took Jordan and Benjamin a long time to go from former best friends to now boyfriends. But as Christmas rolls around and both young men want to make it a very special one, it seems like the holidays are destined to be ruined. In a desperate trek across New York City to come together for Christmas, Benjamin encounters a little Christmas magic to help make the holidays better than he expected.
Thunder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,990. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2019 by Deep Hearts YA. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
Two teenage rodeo champs have to overcome their hatred for each other — and their uncertainty about themselves — to save the family ranches.
Gay Love and Other Fairy Tales
Series: Jordan and Benjamin Forever, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,540. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2018 by Deep Hearts YA. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
What starts with a surprise kiss leads to a year of shared secrets, hidden love, relationship troubles, and broken hearts. For football captain Benjamin Cooper and his secret boyfriend, cheer co-captain Jordan Ortiz, there’s only one thing standing in the way of their love—Ben’s intense need to stay closeted, a need that just might tear them apart.