Anthony McDonald

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Anthony McDonald is the author of a number of gay-themed novels. Adam is an acknowledged coming-of-age classic. Blue Sky Adam takes that story six years further on. Getting Orlando combines thriller with love story in a novel of adventure and travel. Orange Bitter, Orange Sweet opens a Spanish trilogy: six young people who meet in Seville in 1977 grow to maturity in Along The Stars. He is currently working on the final part of the trilogy: Woodcock Flight. He is also embarking on a new series of short novels on the theme of Gay Romance.
McDonald has worked in the theatre in every capacity except electrician, and taught English in Paris and provincial France. He now lives in rural East Sussex, UK, among friends and with Pippin the Cat.

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Summer Term Boys: A gay erotic novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,240. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Anthony McDonald. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Erotica » Gay Erotica
Gary arrives at Oxford at the start of his university career. His new friend David delivers all that their first meeting promises and more. Two become three when little Rob gets involved... then five, as a pair of identical blond twins become involved in romps around the Oxfordshire countryside as well as student bedrooms...
Summer Holiday Boys: A gay erotic novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,560. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016 by Anthony McDonald. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Erotica » Gay Erotica
Three English lads - ages 18-22 - share a rented cottage on the Cornish cliffs in the long hot summer of 1976. They have not met before, but discover they have more in common than they imagined, during a holiday they will never forget...
Gay Romance: Love in Venice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,740. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016 by Anthony McDonald. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
When 21-year-old Ben is offered ajob as a piano coach he doesn’t at first expect that he’ll be living in a Venetian palazzo with two beautiful teen brothers, Matteo and Marco. But is either of the brothers gay? Then handsome yachtsman Sol appears on the scene with the promise of further adventures, sailing in the lagoon. But things go wrong in an unexpected way.Will love triumph in the end?
Gay Romance: Boy Next Door
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,290. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016 by Anthony McDonald. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
…Will lives next door to two beautiful guys: Michael - Will’s own age - and Timmy, Michael’s teenage son. Unluckily for Will neither of them is gay. All the same… A story of lust, sex and adventure becomes complicated when a new friend Simon, then teens Tyler and Danny, appear.. Things seem on course for disaster. But then love appears where least expected, if most wanted, in all its splendour.

Series

Gay Romance
Light and readable novel-length romances about gay guys finding lasting love. Sometimes thoughtful, always touching - and with plenty of beautifully described sex. Titles: Gay Romance: A Novel Gay Romance on Garda Gay Romance in Majorca Gay Romance in Paris Gay Romance at Oxford Gay Romance: The Van Gogh Window Gay Romance at Cambridge Gay Romance in Tartan Gay Romance in Barcelona Gay Romance: Spring Sonata Gay Romane: Touching Fifty Gay Romance on the Orient Express
Gay Romance at Cambridge
Price: $3.99 USD.
Gay Romance at Oxford
Price: $3.99 USD.
Gay Romance in Barcelona
Price: $3.99 USD.
Gay Romance in Majorca
Price: $3.99 USD.
Gay Romance in Paris
Price: $3.99 USD.

Books

Blue Sky Adam
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,370. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
At 22 Adam Wheeler learns that he has come into property, a mill house and vineyard in southern France. Leaving old friends behind Adam moves across the Channel. His new life is a lonely one, until new neighbour Stéphane turns out to be offering more than just a helping hand with his vines. But when the love of Adam’s teen years, Sylvain,re-appears Adam must decide what, and who, he really wants.
Tom and Christopher and Their Kind
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,390. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
From gilded youth to thirty-something. Young gay couple Tom and Christopher are steering through the minefield of changes in social and sexual mores of the 1960s and ’70s. Experimentation is the keynote of the age and Tom and Christopher dive in with a will as they move in and out of relationships and jobs in Britain and France, Channel-hopping and bed-hopping through the years.
Gay Romance: Touching Fifty
Series: Gay Romance. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,110. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
Peter, 51, gay and recently bereaved, meets Paul - who has recently split up with his girlfriend - in an English country pub. Big experiences of love and life lie behind them, including things in Paul’s past that don’t add up. Somehow the unlikely couple find themselves lurching into a relationship. But obstacles loom up. Not least is Peter’s attachment to his best straight mate Finbar...
Gay Romance in Tartan
Series: Gay Romance. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,060. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
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Callum McCrea is 23. Heir to a vast Scottish estate, and almost engaged to the beautiful girl next door he seems to have everything he could want. But then 19-year-old Teddy joins the domestic staff. The two men fall in love … and the domestic and dynastic apple-carts are well and truly upset. This is the tale of a forbidden love that crosses the upstairs-downstairs divide with a vengeance.
Gay Romance in Paris
Series: Gay Romance. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,910. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
27-year-old Peter has headed off to Paris, after splitting up with his girlfriend, to find new love - and write. The last thing he’s looking for is handsome blond Fabrice, who also identifies as straight. But a love they can’t at first acknowledge blooms between them. Only an enforced separation fores them to face the truth. But where better to discover love than in the world capital of romance?
Gay Romance: Spring Sonata
Series: Gay Romance. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,820. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
A quickie on Hampstead Heath. An invitation to play chamber music in the Dordogne. These two events will between them set the course of young theatre manager Robbie’s future life. More than one grand passion lies in store for him . Chris, Jeremy and Luke will all spend time with him in the countryside and elegant houses of France. But with whom will he find himself when the beautiful music stops?
Gay Romance: The Van Gogh Window
Series: Gay Romance. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,960. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
David, 28 and divorced, is taken to Provence by his gay best mate. They recreate the journey Van Gogh made, from cold northern Europe to the sunnier south. But in the town where Van Gogh settled, David sees a nude photo of the boy whose friendship with him brought about his divorce. Deeply buried memories surface. David returnsto London to find the boy in the photo and finally to find himself.
Gay Romance at Oxford
Series: Gay Romance. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,290. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
Two 18-year-old boys are roommates in their first year at Oxford. Life draws them quickly together as they are cast in a student production of Hamlet - and get it together in bed. Love has much to teach them as they grapple with their emerging sexuality, deal with the machinations of others and, looking beyond immediate pleasures, dare to look into the face of lasting happiness.
Gay Romance at Cambridge
Series: Gay Romance. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,120. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Erotica » Gay Erotica
George and Charlie are roommates in their first year at Cambridge. This is the lghtest and sexiest of Anthony McDonald's Gay Romances. Farcical and downright rude by turns, there is even a silly spy story entangled in its plot. But it is still an honest story about growing up - and about the quirky mysteries of love.
Gay Romance in Barcelona
Series: Gay Romance. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,850. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
Thomas has lost his job and boyfriend in the crash of 2008. Irish boy Mike is in the same dire straits. They meet in Barcelona. They are made for each other. But after a few weeks they agree to break off their relationship. But Thomas finds that in abandoning Mike he has also cast himself adrift - thrown himself down from a high place. Can any man or angel break his fall before he hits the ground?
The Dog In The Chapel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,430. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The tragic-comic story of two young men who fall in love in the summer of 1962 while teaching in a Catholic prep school. Life becomes more complicated for Tom and Christopher when Miss O’Deere, the art mistress, decides to paint the pair as David and Jonathan and to enter the result in a public exhibition... To say nothing of the inconvenient attentions paid them by 13-year-old Angelo Dexter...
Gay Romance: A Novel
Series: Gay Romance. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,010. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
A chance encounter on a country bus. A brush of thigh against thigh and a downward glance.19-year-olds Tom and Mick could hardly have guessed the epic nature of the journey they were setting out on. It would take them into business partnership together and bring them to the deepest reaches of the human heart. And catapult them into the sweet and painful mysteries of life and sex and love.
Gay Romance in Majorca
Series: Gay Romance. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,910. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
This is the story of English Daniel, 23, and French Daniel, 22, on holiday separately, then together, in Majorca – or on Mallorca. Of their complex love tri-tangle with 18-year-old Dunk and their discovery in the end that only Daniel will do. Of how their holiday romance grows into something greater and how their holiday island becomes their home.
Gay Romance: Garda
Series: Gay Romance. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » General
21-year-old Henry is hired by the wealthy Luccini family to teach their younger son English. on the shores of Lake Garda. He joins a world he has only dreamed of. A world of yachts, grand opera and fast cars. The world of the beautiful Luccini brothers,M ichele and Sandro. As he sails with them on the blue waters of the lake he falls in love with both of them. Yet can he even have one?

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