Elle Keaton

Biography

Author/imaginator & photographer (also rare Pacific Northwest Native), Elle grew up in Seattle, WA., with the Cascade Mountain range to the east and Olympics to the west.

Elle has between three and five cats, depending on who's counting. She’s lived in four states, London England, and Hong Kong; always knows what time it is, and has little problem finding parking even in the most difficult places.

Elle's new series Accidental Roots is set in the Skagit Valley of Western Washington and made its debut spring of 2017. Writing has always been a passion but not something she was able to take seriously until recently. Now her head is full of ideas and not enough time in each day.

Where to find Elle Keaton online

Books

Full Disclosure
Series: Veiled Intentions, Book 4. Pre-release—available February 29, 2024. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,890. Language: English. Published by Dirty Dog Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Later in Life, Fiction » Romance » Police & Law Enforcement, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Niall didn't want to know. He thought he didn't care what had happened to his mother after she disappeared all those years ago. But, the past has a way of rising from the, er, dead when least expected. Niall regrets answering that mid-morning phone call. In the past few years, Niall's learned to open up his heart an inch or two. He doesn't like it one bit, but it's proving impossible to slam it...
Echt Gewagt
Series: Akte West Coast, Book 4. Pre-release—available June 25, 2024. Price: $5.99 USD. Language: German. Published by Dirty Dog Press LLC. Categories: Fiction, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Bisexual, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Sie sind nicht auf der Suche nach Liebe, aber die Liebe findet sie trotzdem. Können zwei sehr unterschiedliche Männer zueinanderfinden und sich eine Zukunft aufbauen – gemeinsam …? Foster Dinge, die ich liebe: ✓ meine kleine Schwester ✓ die Hunde, die ich rehabilitiere, allesamt sogenannte hoffnungslose Fälle ✓ meinen Job als Rettungssanitäter ✓ und vielleicht meinen neuen Freund Dutch. Doch...
La Theorie du Complot
Series: intentions voilées, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,470. Language: French. Published: January 18, 2024 by Dirty Dog Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Romance » Police & Law Enforcement
Il ne peut échapper à son passé ni à son avenir. Amer et fatigué, l'inspecteur Niall Hamarsson joue sa dernière carte, se retirant dans le seul endroit qu'il ait jamais appelé maison. Mais le meurtre le rattrape. Le shérif Mat Dempsey est du genre à voir le verre à moitié plein. Il est revenu sur l'île après la noyade de son père pour s'occuper de sa mère. La vie est tranquille et simple, jusqu...
Ombree Portee
Series: intentions voilées, Book 2. Pre-release—available February 24, 2024. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,520. Language: French. Published by Dirty Dog Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Romance » Police & Law Enforcement
Niall n'a connu que la trahison. Tout ce que Mat veut, c'est le cœur de Niall. Mat et Niall sont plus forts ensemble que séparément. Quand Niall réalisera-t-il cette vérité ? Le réalisera-t-il un jour ? Depuis la nuit sur la plage, Niall évite Mat comme un mauvais cas de grippe – ce qui, ironiquement, est le cas de la plupart de ses adjoints. Que faudra-t-il pour que Niall croie vraiment que...
Lune Noire
Series: intentions voilées, Book 3. Pre-release—available March 30, 2024. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,740. Language: French. Published by Dirty Dog Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Romance » Police & Law Enforcement
Un cadavre, deux cadavres, un vieux, un nouveau. L'été laisse place à l'automne, Mat et Niall doivent penser à leur mariage. Un corps est découvert flottant dans le port, et cette fois, il s'agit de l'ancien officier de la marine de Piedras, Duane Cooper, qui avait disparu. Qui, à part Niall, voulait la mort de Duane ? Il était en fuite depuis des mois, pourquoi le retrouver mort maintenant...
Over the Hill
Series: Shielded Hearts, 8.5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,830. Language: English. Originally Published: November 2, 2023 by Dirty Dog Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday, Fiction » Romance » Later in Life, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
A shy bachelor, a reformed playboy, a road trip. A snowstorm, a secluded cabin; will both men get what's on their Christmas list this year? Owen Addison has no trouble meeting men, but he's never fallen in love. Maybe there's something wrong with him? It's not that Edmund Lake hasn't wanted to lose his virginity. He has. He sooo has. Snow closes the road in front of them, and it's too late for...
The NorthStar
Series: Shielded Hearts, 7.5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,770. Language: English. Originally Published: November 2, 2023 by Dirty Dog Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday, Fiction » Romance » Later in Life, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
The holiday season can't be over soon enough for John Hall. His ex-boyfriend emptied the bank accounts and ran off with his personal trainer months earlier, leaving John unable to pay his creditors. Now he's forced to close the independent movie theater he runs, a bad end to a bad year. Gay, single, and closer to fifty than forty, John doesn't see a lot of hope in his future. In the dark of...
Not a Boy
Series: West Coast Forensics, 4.5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,330. Language: English. Originally Published: June 22, 2023 by Dirty Dog Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Henry should have kept on walking by when he spotted the younger man sitting alone on the beach. He should never have stopped, never sat down, and certainly never kissed him. Because now Henry is experiencing feelings. And he doesn't like it one bit. Things happen for a reason, even random hook-ups. Ben was supposed to get off work early that night. It was no accident the sexy stranger stumbled...
Jewel in the Rough
Series: West Coast Forensics, 0.5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,820. Language: English. Originally Published: January 1, 2023 by Dirty Dog Press LLC. Categories: Fiction, Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Sometimes things happen for a reason. Sometimes it's just Benny. Benny witnesses a brutal murder that forces him to run as far as he can as fast as he can. A friend offers him a place to hide, in exchange for helping her brother with the family farm. Does it matter if the closest Benny has ever been to a farm is the petting zoo? Ex-LA cop Teagan hates farming but it's that or disappoint the...
In Tune
Series: West Coast Forensics, 7.5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,690. Language: English. Originally Published: June 22, 2023 by Dirty Dog Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Dean Life is good for Dean Blanchett, lead guitarist of the superstar rock band, the Lost Apostles. He's got his music, he's got his dog, he's got his best friend Luka and the girl he's gonna marry. Right up until a few days before the biggest show of the year, when his fiancé literally throws his ring in his face and leaves him for an accountant. AN ACCOUNTANT. Dean quickly spirals out of...
Love in Hollyridge
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 103,680. Language: English. Originally Published: March 25, 2022 by Dirty Dog Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Love and acceptance in the small-town of Hollyridge, where there's romance around each corner and dog-friendly wine bars in every neighborhood. Love in Hollyridge is five interconnected novellas, all dual POV. Featuring: age-gap, finding home, loving again, match-making dogs, supportive friends, friends to lovers, instalove, fabulousness, gender fluid character, gay awakening, sleigh rides, hot...