Yolande Kleinn


Yolande Kleinn may be a shameless dreamer and a stubborn optimist, but she is also a proud purveyor of romance and erotica. Excitable, fastidious and a little eclectic, she spends every spare moment writing the stories she wants to read. These range from the historical to the modern to the downright fantastic, always with plenty of heat along the way.

Where to find Yolande Kleinn online


Warm Glimpses
Tiny snapshots of queer love, at one thousand words or fewer.
Something Green
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Musical Notes
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Christmas Shorts
A collection of standalone Christmas stories to keep you warm during the holidays.
A Christmas Secret
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A Place Like Home
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Especially at Christmas
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Hearts Right Here
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,370. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2023. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » General
From road trips to isolated cabins, business partners to longtime besties, old crushes to new revelations, former bosses to dad's best friend… Delve into nine contemporary romances where friendship changes course. Collection includes: Something Softer—Wishful Thinking—Very Close and All at Once—Just About Perfect—Running Hot—Anticipation—Matters of Heart—Right Here with Me—Put It in Writing
Where the Heart Leads
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2023. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Gay Erotica, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Terry Linn has found a clever solution for an inconvenient crush: invite Elliot Kleiss into his bed without admitting he's fallen hard. A tryst with no strings attached might burn Elliot out of his system. More likely, rejection will be the kick in the pants Terry needs to get over his infatuation. Heartbreak or not, at least he'll finally know where he stands.
Intimate Places
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2023. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Gay Erotica, Fiction » Erotica » Romance
Prince Tristan Fane keeps many secrets, but the only one that matters is Alric LaMarche. Head of the king's royal guard, Alric has served House Fane with unquestioned loyalty for decades. Any deeper connection is treason. But Tristan is a man who knows exactly what he wants. And when Alric's desires align perfectly with his own, no force in the entire kingdom can keep them apart.
When Dealing with Dragons
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,810. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2023. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
When Prince Ercole Calistro's royal parents summon Sir Marion Rook to hunt a troublesome dragon, Ercole is prepared to hate the man on sight. He doesn't care that Rook turns out to be handsome and infuriatingly likable. But Ercole's slights aren't met with the anger he expects. And when Rook admits a dangerous secret, the prince realizes he may have misjudged the old knight after all.
Something Borrowed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,780. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2023. Categories: Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Bisexual, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
When public defender Trevor Ortega finds himself dateless for his ex's wedding, faking a relationship seems like the perfect solution. Less perfect is his thoughtless impulse to invite Sebastian Greer—friend, federal judge, and former boss—as his plus one. It would be a solid plan if not for one problem: Trevor's been in love with Sebastian for years.
Musical Notes
Series: Warm Glimpses. Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2023. Categories: Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Del is used to hiding his feelings for Victor, even in a moment like this: quiet, intimate, just the two of them and the soft strumming of Victor's guitar.
Very Close and All at Once
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2023. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Noel Vane hates being the center of attention. He'd rather celebrate his birthday with a quiet gathering at home—not an extravagant gala. Thank goodness for Jace DaSilva: his best friend's brother and Noel's rescuer for the evening. But something is different tonight, and Noel wonders if he's the only one feeling this strange new spark. The rules have changed, and Noel's just trying to keep up.
Series: Warm Glimpses. Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2023. Categories: Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tyler may be secretly in love with his roommate, but that doesn't mean he's going to let Patrick get away with having terrible opinions about laundry.
A Christmas Secret
Series: Christmas Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Holiday, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Christmas is always stressful, but this is ridiculous. Between his best friends having a baby three thousand miles away, and hiding his new relationship from his family, Charlie Corbin is ready to implode. He wants people to know he's in love with Drew Scott, but Charlie is determined to do this right. He just needs to guard his secret for one Christmas, and what can possibly go wrong with that?
Why Not More Christmas
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,830. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Holiday, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Caleb Dell has spent years concealing a stubborn infatuation from company vice president Neal Magnuson. A corporate Christmas party should be the perfect pretext for their paths to cross, but Caleb knows better. He can't risk showing his hand. Then again, it's Christmas, and the terrain of a hopeless crush can change when you least expect.
Just About Perfect
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2022. Categories: Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Lesbian
May Moretti screwed up. Even worse, after a month of clumsy radio silence, she still has no idea how to apologize for kissing Clio Garcia. Clio is older and wiser, a longtime family friend who clearly doesn't share May's infatuation. When their paths cross at a party, there's no avoiding their unfinished business. But May's already made a perfect mess of things, and she has no idea where to start.
Something Green
Series: Warm Glimpses. Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2022. Categories: Fiction » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » General
When Lane comes home to an empty house, he's more curious than worried. After all, normally when Jordan makes plans, they invite Lane along. The very last place he expects to find his partner is the overgrown garden plot in their backyard.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » Erotica » Romance
Seth has some apologizing to do, showing up late when his boyfriend is cooking his favorite meal. Even worse, it seems like he really scared Andre tonight. A bouquet of flowers isn't going to cut it. Good thing Seth has a clever mouth, and plenty of other ideas for how to turn the evening around.
A Proof of Possibility
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
(4.00 from 1 review)
Aida de Luca knows better than to defy protocol. As comm specialist, she has no official role in a survey mission on an abandoned planet. Venturing alone into a mysterious cave is the most reckless thing she's ever done. But even fear of disappointing Jamila Warwick—Aida's captain and constant source of distraction—can't dissuade her, and nothing will turn Aida off the path now.
A Place Like Home
Series: Christmas Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Holiday, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Alan only agreed to work on Christmas Eve because he spends the holiday alone. He's no scrooge—it's just that his best friend's complicated life means celebrating in January, when Jamie can visit. But instead of an empty house, Alan finds a surprise waiting for him: Jamie has arrived ahead of schedule, daughter in tow. And for the first time in years, Alan's delighted to be home for the holidays.
Not Much of a Christmas Miracle
Series: Christmas Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
After years of hiding his feelings, Eric can't believe he kissed his boss. Even worse, in the wake of his misstep Vincent is trying to reassign him. If Eric wants to stay, he needs to convince Vincent his infatuation won't be a problem. Christmas Eve is no time for confrontations, but if Eric is lucky, it might be a time for unexpected miracles.
Every Second You're Alive
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,640. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Romance » General
Major Franklin Cade has spent years fighting the undead. He's sacrificed everything in the line of duty—even his own heart. When a rescue mission returns him to the canyon where he lost Lieutenant Daniel Mendoza six months ago, he's unprepared for rekindling hope. In the shadow of a deadly countdown every second is precious, but Franklin refuses to lose the man he loves again.
Open Skies
Price: $4.99 $0.99 USD. (80% off until Sep. 30!) Words: 39,730. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
After seven years working as partners, Kai and Ilsa are the best professional finders in the business. There's nothing they can't track down, no matter how unfamiliar the star system or hazardous the path. When a new client insists on accompanying the search for his daughter, Ilsa and Kai reluctantly agree. How can they refuse when Eleazar Dantes is desperate enough to pay double their usual fee?
A Brand New Patch of Sky
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until Sep. 30!) Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2020. Categories: Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Starship pilot Mitch Kato has always kept tight hold on the inconvenient feelings he harbors for his captain, Solomon Finn. But when a close scrape grounds Sol's ship and threatens to scatter the crew, Mitch finds himself making an unexpected promise. As he and Sol consider a different trajectory, Mitch wonders if their longstanding friendship might be the beginning of something more.
Ashes on a Distant Wind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,020. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Before the Vrete came to Earth, Donovan Riggs was a man of faith. Now they're gone, and he's left that part of himself behind for good. In the ruinous aftermath of a war nobody won, he is simply trying to survive. With Beau Greer, Riggs travels dangerous roads between long-dead cities. Scavenging doesn't offer much of a future, but Riggs will do anything to protect what's his.
Simple After All
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,440. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Noah Fiore spends every Christmas with his family on the shore of Lake Superior. It's tradition for his sister to invite some lonely acquaintance to join the festivities, but this year's guest is no pity case. Riley Coto quickly finds himself falling for Noah, despite the man's cranky attitude. And with Christmas fast approaching, there's nothing simple about that.
Restless Shadows, Waiting Roads
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Caleb was a child when he survived a storm that should have killed him. The forest, and an impossible stranger named Eli, protected him from harm. Fifteen years later, he knows Eli wasn't real. Magic isn't real. But Caleb is irresistibly drawn to the woods he left behind. When he finally returns, there's no telling what—or who—he might discover.
An Intimate Charade
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,840. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay
(5.00 from 1 review)
When cargo ship captain Galin Odona learns of a lucrative business opportunity, he invites Addison Valdez—smart, stubborn, and the only Human member of his crew—to help him negotiate. There's only one problem: Galin has been in love with Addison for years. Now, through tight quarters and an illusion of intimacy, Galin must win the contract without showing his hand.
Take Your Best Shot by Starlight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A former soldier turned intergalactic politician, Halden Blake is finishing his third presidential term. Isaac Knox has been the best public liaison he could ask for. A staunch ally and friend, Isaac has never hinted at returning his closely guarded attraction. But as Halden struggles with questions about his own future, Isaac makes an offer that might just change everything.
By Hand and Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Luis Pygmalion does not usually take commissions. But when offered an intriguing challenge—to sculpt the most beautiful person he can imagine—he can't resist. There's only one problem: Luis finds himself falling for a man who exists only in his dreams. As his masterpiece nears completion, Luis faces a difficult choice. Will he fulfill his contract, or follow his own confused and irrational heart?
Sage and Sand
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,740. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical » General, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Marshall Maddox is no one's hero. Right place, right time, that's all this is. Bram Caldwell sure as hell didn't expect to need rescuing. But if Marshall wants to stick around after the gunfire fades, Bram's not going to complain.
Wonderly Wroth
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,660. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
Arthur knows he is destined to die at Camlann. But when the Lady Merlin tethers Arthur's life to Lancelot's to save him, the magic carries unintended consequences. Lancelot's strength could be Arthur's salvation, but what of the deeper connection that now binds the king to his most loyal knight? When Arthur learns the truth of Lancelot's feelings for him, their friendship could change forever.
Especially at Christmas
Series: Christmas Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
For the first time in five years, Andrew is single at Christmas. At least his roommate is here to share the ups and downs of the season. Jake may be out of Andrew's league, but they make a good team. Then Jake kisses him in the middle of a noisy Christmas party, and changes all the rules. Andrew doesn't believe in Christmas miracles. But maybe, just this once, he can make an exception.

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