NineStar Press

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Count the first nine stars you see on nine consecutive nights, and on the tenth day you will find your love…

Welcome to NineStar Press. We’re a boutique publisher of quality LGBTQA romance, erotica, and literary fiction, and we’re located in New Mexico, USA.

NineStar Press is an LGBTQA publisher owned and managed by LGBTQA people. We adore romance and erotic romance, but we also have an enormous interest in showcasing amazing literary works about characters less represented in fiction: ace, aro, trans*, nonbinary, genderfluid, bi, pan, etc. We also like genre-bending fiction, fusion genre, and stories that don’t quite fit into a particular category.

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Foreign to You
Pre-release—available February 11, 2019. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 84,010. Language: English. Published by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
The harmony between humans and fianna, a species of shapeshifting deer, begins to wither as racial tensions and deeply rooted resentment turns violent.
Unlocking the Doctor's Heart
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,380. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2019 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Both damaged and hurt in different ways, they might just find their happy ever after together.
Half-Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,580. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2019 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
To save the one he loves, Whitney must confront powers he never expected
Contact
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,130. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2019 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A little blue world, on the cusp of greatness--or maybe not.
Stalker/s
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,440. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2019 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
These ghoulish creatures don’t shamble in hordes—they hide in the darkness waiting to strike, teeth bared in ghastly grins. And they laugh while they’re ripping you to shreds.
Valor
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 85,730. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2019 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Years ago Asher Winsome almost lost his life in the jaws of a great white shark. It was the scariest moment of his life—until his four-year-old nephew is kidnapped.
There's Something about Flying
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2019 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Erotic, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
After walking away from Gerry, Thom is back home in Minnesota living his best life. He’s flying through the air, embracing the sexual power he reclaimed in a lonely dungeon with Gerry. Yet when Gerry arrives unannounced and full of inexplicable hope, Thom has another choice to make.
My Fake Canadian Wife
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,890. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2019 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
When Dora receives a letter from the immigration service in Canada saying she will be deported soon, as her visa is expiring, a friend suggests she marry a woman.
Tea
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,360. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2019 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
John only went into the cafe to have a brew and wait out the storm. He didn’t expect to find love at the same time.
Scarred
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,520. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Placida Island’s ocean breezes and rolling surf beckon to those who yearn to escape. And those who need to hide. Wearing scars on his back from brutal childhood abuse, Matthew North lives alone on a rustic shore. Gender fluidity his “crime,” Vedie Wilson flees his childhood home so he can express his identity. Can they embrace each other’s painful pasts, leaving the scars behind to find love?
Valhalla
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,110. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Sakuma has served as a Valkyrie for centuries, smoothly escorting thousands of souls to the grand halls of Valhalla. While the world tears itself apart during WWII, he is summoned to retrieve the soul of a fallen Japanese soldier, Ishii Hiroshi. To Sakuma’s surprise, Ishii refuses his invitation to eternity.
Finding Aurora
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,590. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Aurora Rose slumbers in the city of Oldpass, a cursed kingdom once allied with Grimvein. The victim of a malicious spell, she is powerless to control her own fate. At least, that’s how the story goes.
Ta Weezo's Blues
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,110. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Sabre never had any intentions of becoming the teacher’s pet. In fact, most of his school years have been spent trying to avoid attention. The scar that mars his cheek has made him wary of strangers, their questions and prying eyes leave him feeling exposed in ways he’s uncomfortable with.
I Am the Storm
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,470. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Keep your head down. Don’t look anyone in the eye. Never even think about technology if one of those ghostly, grey cars is sliding silently down the road. They’ll see the thoughts inside you, if you let them.
Surface Tension
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,690. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Sarai runs away from home to find a new life on the high seas. She's heard stories all her life of the things that lurk beneath the waves and the people who return to land with fractured memories and strange new scars. When a storm brings her face to face with a creature unlike any she’s met, she discovers a whole new world under the sea.
The Lion Lies Waiting
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 88,610. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Old rivalries will flare, shocking secrets will be revealed, and as Duncan’s scandalous past finally catches up with him, will it ultimately destroy them all?
A Very Vampire Christmas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,870. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Stuck for ideas on what to get his wealthy, blind, vampire lover for Christmas, Kevin comes up with the idea of recovering Danton’s long-lost but much-favored glass eyes from their home in a Wild West museum. But one touch of the eyes and Kevin is swept by his developing clairvoyant powers into a psychic nightmare of the old Wild West the eyes ‘witnessed’ while still in Danton’s head.
Love blooms
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,670. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
With only a year left, will Nico have time to find love and commitment all while learning how magic will transform the family line to accommodate who he is and who he loves?
Midnight Angel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Dinner is overcooked. The guests haven’t arrived. Luke is sitting alone at his dining table on New Year’s Eve. He was hoping to romance Nathan, one of the people he invited for this intimate evening meal. As midnight draws closer, it seems an angel, who has magically appeared in Luke’s apartment, is the only person to drink champagne and watch the fireworks with. But this angel has other ideas.
LV48
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,460. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
New Hopeland City may be the birthplace of Tech Shifter gear, but it isn’t the only place that likes to blend technology with folklore. Now, a new nightmare is stalking the streets…
The Island Angel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,850. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Jessica was a successful IT Director, but now she is on the run. Accused of fraud and orchestrating her company’s downfall, she travels as far as the island of Lindisfarne in Northumberland before breaking down.
Saved by Grace
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,410. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
The incubus was willing to starve to death for the forbidden fruit of affection.
Little x
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,810. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Sofie Andersson is a dyslectic born under the star sign Aries, who drives the local buses for a living. Her hobbies include knitting terrible hats and intermittent lesbianism. This December she is on the point of moving into her first flat of her own, figuring out her place in the world, when an instant attraction to a handsome stranger leads her to question everything she’s taken for granted.
Paradise Lodge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,190. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A secluded mountain lodge could be an unexpected chance for love.
Blood Echo
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 85,220. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
In a society that has been turned upside down while learning to live inside its constraints, Scarlett Pearce may not be much more than a slave to a power-hungry Government and the violent bloodlust that consumes her may be all her own.
Forbidden Pursuits
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,930. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The more forbidden the desire, the more deadly the pursuit.
Foxy Boxing Day
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
After a sickness keeps a young werewolf ill through Christmas, she is excited to go to her Pack’s Boxing Day party. With the party in full swing, she meets a punky fox shifter who pushes all of her buttons in just the right way, and the holidays become a lot more exciting.
Family in a Snowstorm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Last Christmas, Daniel Wu found a place to call home with Jeff and his adopted daughter Abby. A year later, they confirm his place in their family with a surprising and warm gift. However, when Abby’s biological father returns making demands, Daniel’s happiness is threatened. With the worsening weather, a much more urgent problem arises when Abby goes missing.
Yule Love Her
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,000. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
A chance encounter leads to much more than Bec and Joy anticipated.
Just in Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,380. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Who do you send when Past, Present, and Future fail to make a difference?
Mine for Christmas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,620. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Was pretending better than nothing, if it was all he’d get to have?
Santa is a Vampire
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 77,020. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Santa is a vampire, Rupdolph is a spirit, and there are other nasty secrets you need to learn before your next holiday party.
The Bibliophile
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,520. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Nathanial Goldsmith is the only son of the richest man in the Idaho territory, Jessum Goldsmith, the Silver Baron of the Western Lands, as he is called in all the newspapers. But life in the late nineteenth-century American West weaves no magic spell for Nathanial, who longs for the academic worlds his father has forced him to leave behind.
How We Sell Our Souls
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,250. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
When George Soto turns twenty-six, his life is less than perfect. Stuck in a dead-end job, watching his friends pass him by, it’s quickly starting to feel like he’s going nowhere. When he finds a strange ritual meant to contract a demon, he doesn’t imagine it could possibly work. Until there’s a demon standing in his living room.
The Evolution of Jeremy Warsh
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 86,240. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Coming of age
Jeremy Warsh has been in off-mode ever since his grandpa passed. But when his best friend inspires him to draw comics again, he creates a no-nonsense, truth-talking character named Penny Kind, who speaks to him. Literally. Illustrating is Jeremy’s way out of his small Ohio town. If he can face his fear of failure and rejection, he might get everything he ever wanted in both art and love.
The Breaths We Take
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,070. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
It’s 1992, and seventeen-year-old Ben Carpenter has everything all figured out. He’s gay, with a supportive family; he makes decent grades; and in Ted, Hope, and Doris, he’s got three great friends he can always depend on. If he only had a boyfriend, life would be perfect, and he’s working on that.
New Year's Shippin' Eve
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
New Year’s Eve is their chance to put the past behind them and welcome their future.
The Love of a Woodsman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,580. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Teddy Saunders wakes from a trance, trapped in a car speeding through a snowy December landscape, the prisoner of a sinister monocled man and his servant. His captors’ intentions soon become clear—Teddy is to be sacrificed to weaken magical wards surrounding a realm of sacred woods.
Accounting for It All
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,250. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
This lighthearted yet evocative tale of one woman’s quest for self-actualization is sure to please anyone who’s ever made the wrong choice for the right reasons.
Daughter of the Sun
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,830. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
As Aelia and Orsina grow closer to one another, Aelia wrestles with her own desire to tell Orsina the truth about who she is, and her fear that Orsina will turn on her if she does. But the decision might not be hers after all, because their actions have not gone unnoticed by Aelia’s siblings.
Stay a Little Longer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,290. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Fate brought these two together, but will it also tear them apart? One newly outed man refuses to go back in the closet. The other can’t imagine coming out of his.
A Deceptive Alliance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,370. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The balance of Kel’s life will depend on a deception...or two.
Checked Baggage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
When Faris has to take a trip back to his family’s home in Lebanon, he finds himself caught between the world he left and the world he’s built himself in the United States. After an exhausting stay with his boisterous extended family, all he wants is a quiet trip home and a chance to rest before Thanksgiving with his parents in Massachusetts. But the weather has different plans for him.
A Touch of a Brogue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,950. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
It’s the holidays, a time for peace and new beginnings. And maybe forgiveness.
Rocky Road of Love...in Heels
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,860. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Love is a battlefield, Kev’s had plenty of fights, on and off stage, in and out of a dress.
Santa's Kinky Elf, Simon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Santa has big plans to release a story about himself right before Christmas, revealing his true nature as a vampire. He decides the best advanced publicity comes from reality stories and enlists Simon the Elf, a captive former human, to hit Chicago for the holidays and strike up a romance.
Advent Adventure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,780. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A Holiday Sequel to Saved With their nightmare at the hands of a serial killer behind them, Jack and Will are determined to give each other a perfect Christmas. As the countdown to the big day begins, life continues on with all its little ups and downs, laughs and tears, as Jack searches for the perfect gift and Will makes plans that will change everything for them.
A Fated Bond
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,230. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Joseph Roth, a young member of the Rockfort Paranormal Department which is in charge of keeping vampires, shifters, fairies, and all kind of supernatural creatures in check, finds himself facing more than he bargained for when he is assigned to investigate a mysterious murder.
Bump
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,700. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
David’s pregnant. He’s always wanted to have children. There’d even been a plan to start looking into adoption and turn their family of three into four. But now there’s a bump, and David doesn’t know what to do. He’s spent years burying the past—but there’s no way he can hide from his history now. It’s not just his baby; it’s also his breakdown. He doesn’t know if he can do this.
The Duke and the Deadbeat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2018 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Duke was born into rock royalty. Front man for the popular Goth band 3-D, Duke’s had everything handed to him his entire life—fame, fortune, flesh. The problem is he wants none of it. Seamus is tall, handsome, and passionate about music. Seamus has had none of Duke’s lucky breaks and dreams of a rock star’s life while living out of his car between gigs. Meeting Duke is like looking into a mirror.
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Series

Gabe Maxfield Mysteries
A cozy mystery series.

Mai Tais and Murder

Price: $4.99 USD.

Hula Dancers and Hauntings

Price: $0.99 USD.
Adrift
The Prayer and her crew have been lost in space for four years. Thomas is lonely and homesick; Zachery is angry and mutinous; Rick is just terrified. And all of them are really in need of some hands-on time with their captain. The only thing holding them together is their captain, an aloof, sharp-tongued man whose methods of keeping up morale are unconventional, but extremely effective. But now the captain has a choice to make: do they continue their fruitless search for a way home or try to start a new life in this strange galaxy?

The Captain's Promise

Price: $1.99 USD.
Matt Glenn
The best way to catch a thief is to act like one—or at least that’s how Matt Glenn operates. He’ll protect your valuables, but the one thing he can’t protect is his own heart.

To Steal His Heart

Price: $3.99 USD.

To Lose His Heart

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To Fight His Heart

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Bad Fairies
Newly arrived at Oberon’s court, Puck has already made a name for himself through his wit, his wiliness, and his very nice legs. But he’s not interested in the envy of his peers; what he’s really after is the attention of the Lord of All Fairies himself. Seducing the monarch will surely win him power and prestige, provided he can withstand Oberon’s famously bad temper.

Midsummer Nights

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Midsummer Sky

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Midsummer Court

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Wrestling for Top
Handsome wrestler Terry ‘Kid Bacchus’ Ryan is popular with the fans in the ring and with the men in the bedroom. But faced with dwindling audiences and fierce competition in Britain, Terry gambles on a tour of Europe with ‘uncle’ Doug, three wrestling buddies, and an unexpected sponsor, the masked wrestler Johnny Deuce. Abroad, Terry and his team score on the mats and between the sheets, catching the eye of influential wrestler/promoter Yves Montaigne, who is eager to make Terry a star and lover. But even as success beckons, Terry is drawn into a world of dark and dangerous sexual fantasies, and to save himself and his wrestling family, Terry must find out who his real enemies are. Are they linked to the death of his father years ago? What part did Doug play in that? And above all, who really is the man behind the Johnny Deuce mask? Wrestling for Top is an erotica serial in seven parts.

Wrestling for Top: Part 1

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Wrestling for Top: Part 2

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Wrestling for Top: Part 3

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Wrestling for Top: Part 4

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Wrestling for Top: Part 5

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Books

Once Upon the Rainbow, Volume Two
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,720. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Your favorite stories from childhood have a new twist. Seven fairy tales of old with characters across the LGBTQIA+ spectrum.
Once Upon a Rainbow, Volume One
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 146,880. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Your favorite stories from childhood have a new twist. Nine fairy tales of old with characters across the LGBTQIA+ spectrum.

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