Captive Prince

Author: C. S. Pacat
Publisher: Berkley
ISBN: 9780425274262
Release Date: 2015
Genre: Fiction

Damen is a warrior hero to his people, and the rightful heir to the throne of Akielos. But when his half-brother seizes power, Damien is captured, stripped of his identity and sent to serve the prince of an enemy nation as a pleasure slave. For Damen, there is just one rule: never, ever reveal his true identity. Because the one man Damen needs is the one man who has more reason to hate him than anyone else. Bound to thrill long term online fans of the Captive Prince trilogy, this volume contains the original story in full alongside exclusive bonus short stories.

Kings Rising

Author: C. S. Pacat
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780698154322
Release Date: 2016-02-02
Genre: Fiction

The worldwide phenomenon continues—from the boldly original author of Captive Prince and Prince’s Gambit. Damianos of Akielos has returned. His identity now revealed, Damen must face his master Prince Laurent as Damianos of Akielos, the man Laurent has sworn to kill. On the brink of a momentous battle, the future of both their countries hangs in the balance. In the south, Kastor's forces are massing. In the north, the Regent's armies are mobilising for war. Damen's only hope of reclaiming his throne is to fight together with Laurent against their usurpers. Forced into an uneasy alliance the two princes journey deep into Akielos, where they face their most dangerous opposition yet. But even if the fragile trust they have built survives the revelation of Damen's identity—can it stand against the Regents final, deadly play for the throne? From the Trade Paperback edition.

Prince s Gambit

Author: C. S. Pacat
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780425274279
Release Date: 2015
Genre: Fiction

In order to stop a lethal plot and avoid war, Damen and Prince Laurent travel to the battlefield, but as the truth of their pasts comes to light, their trust in each other is tested and their lives are put at risk.

Every Touch

Author: Lexy Timms
Publisher: Dark Shadow Publishing
ISBN: 1985061252
Release Date: 2018-02-07
Genre: Fiction

USA Today Bestselling Author, Lexy Timms, finishes her tale about a young man and the sensitive artist who has changed his life. Bryan McBride is basking in the glow of his newborn son. Despite the recent trouble erupting his wife's checkered past, they are now living happily together in their new house. She's tired, but happy, and he's continuing to do good work at the charitable foundation. Soon Hailey's exhaustion leads to a dark path. She decides a few pills here and there won't hurt. She just needs a little help with sleep, or so she convinces herself. When her little nighttime aid turns into a full-blown addiction, Bryan is thrust into a nightmare: drugs are beginning to destroy his wife, just as they helped destroy his brother. Hailey's love pulled him back from the brink of the abyss, but now he's not sure if he can do the same for her. Fans of Nicholas Sparks will love this sweet-with-heat love story EVERY TIME. BRUSH OF LOVE Every Night Every Day Every Time Every Way Every Touch

Fence

Author: C.S. Pacat
Publisher: BOOM! Box
ISBN: 1684152976
Release Date: 2019-01-15
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

Nicholas Cox is determined to prove himself in the world of competitive fencing, and earn his place on the Kings Row fencing team, alongside sullen fencing prodigy, Seiji Katayama, to win the right to go up against his golden-boy half-brother. Tryouts are well underway at King’s Row for a spot on the prodigious fencing team, and scrappy fencer Nicholas isn’t sure he’s going to make the grade in the face of surly upperclassmen, nearly impossibly odds, and his seemingly unstoppable roommate, the surly, sullen Seiji Katayama. It’ll take more than sheer determination to overcome a challenge this big! From the superstar team of C.S. Pacat (The Captive Prince) and fan-favorite artist Johanna the Mad comes the second volume of this acclaimed, dynamic series.

Unattainable

Author: Charity Parkers
Publisher:
ISBN: 1946099058
Release Date: 2016-10-04
Genre:

Book 5 in the No Rival seriesA career-ending injury leaves Brian reeling. With no clue what he'll do now that his dream of becoming an MMA champion is over, he is shocked at an unexpected offer of help from a former champ.Terry has seen the top and is happy with his life in retirement. However, the chance to help a fellow fighter regain his dream is something he can't resist.When Brian accepts Terry's offer, the sexual magnetism between them catches Brian off guard. Keeping his attraction hidden becomes a bigger challenge than regaining his strength. Plus, Terry's mixed signals leave Brian frustrated and confused.Though Terry is just as hot for Brian, he has secrets that could tear their budding romance apart. But he simply cannot resist the pull Brian has over him or the heat between them. Through it all, both men discover that love really can conquer all.

Crooked Tree Ranch

Author: RJ Scott
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781785640322
Release Date: 2017-07-20
Genre: Fiction

Book 1 in the Montana Series When a cowboy, meets the guy from the city, he can’t know how much things will change. On the spur of the moment, with his life collapsing around him, Jay Sullivan answers an ad for a business manager with an expertise in marketing, on a dude ranch in Montana. With his sister, Ashley, niece, Kirsten and nephew, Josh, in tow, he moves lock stock and barrel from New York to Montana to start a new life on Crooked Tree Ranch. Foreman and part owner of the ranch, ex rodeo star Nathaniel ‘Nate’ Todd has been running the dude ranch, for five years ever since his mentor Marcus Allen became ill. His brothers convince him that he needs to get an expert in to help the business grow. He knows things have to change and but when the new guy turns up, with a troubled family in tow - he just isn’t prepared for how much.

Gay Romance

Author: Elizabeth Coldwell
Publisher:
ISBN: 1786150085
Release Date: 2016-10-06
Genre:

A collection of ten stories by some of Xcite's best-selling authors from the UK, US and beyond. The road to true love isn't always smooth for the men in these stories, but everyone deserves a happy ever after, and they'll do whatever it takes to make that happen. Passion soars as friends become lovers, desire is reawakened after many years and men explore their deepest and darkest fantasies together.

War Stories

Author: Sebastian Faulks
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781473511057
Release Date: 2014-02-06
Genre: Fiction

In this unique and compelling anthology, Sebastian Faulks and Jorg Hensgen have collected the best fiction about war in the twentieth century. Ranging from the First World War to the Gulf War, these stories depict a soldier's experience from call-up, battle and comradeship, to leave, hospital and trauma in later life. Truly international in scope, this anthology includes stories by Erich Maria Remarque and Pat Barker, Isaac Babel and Ernest Hemingway, Heinrich Boll and Norman Mailer, JG Ballard and Tim O'Brien, Julian Barnes and Louis de Bernieres. Together they form a powerful and moving evocation of the horrors of war.

Fence 1

Author: C.S. Pacat
Publisher: Boom! Studios
ISBN: 9781641449991
Release Date: 2017-11-15
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

Sixteen-year-old Nicholas Cox is an outsider to the competitive fencing world. Filled with raw talent but lacking proper training, he signs up for a competition that puts him head-to-head with fencing prodigy Seiji Katayama...and on the road to the elite all-boys school Kings Row. A chance at a real team and a place to belong awaits him—if he can make the cut!

Gay Love

Author: Elizabeth Coldwell
Publisher: Accent Press Ltd
ISBN: 9781907016691
Release Date: 2010-03-04
Genre: Fiction

Gay Love is a collection of erotic stories from some of the best erotic authors from Xcite Books winners of ETO's Best Erotic Book Brand and Jade's Best Erotic Fiction Publisher 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013. Put a Ring on It by Elizabeth Coldwell: When Ian sees his friend Dylan’s new Prince Albert piercing in the shower, he wonders what it would feel like during sex. But Dylan is straight and married, so there’s no chance of finding out – or so Ian thinks. Dylan challenges him to a game of pool, with the loser having to do whatever the winner wants, and suddenly it seems Dylan is kinkier and more demanding than Ian could ever have imagined... Aduniad by Celyn Lleuad: Most of the time, Maxwell and Trevor can handle the 200 kilometres that separate them. Finding their footing as a couple, particularly after Max asks Trev to try his hand at domination, is not quite as easy. Tonight, a university holiday finally puts Max right where he wants to be – within arm’s reach of Trevor. Trevor gets Max into bed, but once there, they discover that nothing in life is ever as straight-forward as it seems... Automatic Transmission by Alcamia Payne: It’s often said that to love others, you must first love yourself, but few can fully explore the truth behind this when it comes to sex. Two who are contortionist – and kinky – enough to test out the theory are Ellis and Automatic. But will they live up to each other’s expectations? And how will auto-pleasure compare to two-way loving? Discover which kind of sex wins out in this unusual story with many a twist and turn along the way... Fisherman’s Friend by John Connor: What do you do when you find out the person you thought you wanted to spend the rest of your life with has been cottaging behind your back? Simple. I decided it was time for me to get out of the big city and as far away from it all as I could. Get back to the thing I thought I did best, down on the Cornish coast. Only I hadn’t counted on finding myself getting hooked on a local fisherman – nor being able to resist the lure of his enticing bait, no matter how much I wanted to... One More Ride by Sommer Marsden: We’ve all been warned about the bad boys. And Chris has sworn off boys – bad or otherwise – for good. Until Will looks at him a beat too long, and then he’s done for. Chris’s friend warns him that Will is a bike boy, who lives, eats and breathes his motorcycle. But who can resist a fabulous biker boy, the call of the asphalt, being a hot stud’s bike bitch or just one more ride for the road? Not Chris.

Counterpoint

Author: Rachel Haimowitz
Publisher: Riptide Publishing
ISBN: 9781937551193
Release Date: 2011-12-12
Genre: Fiction

It is the twilight of mankind. Depleted by generations of war with a race of dark beasts, humanity stands on the brink of extinction. The outlands are soaked with the blood of the fallen. The midlands are rotting with decadence and despair. Elfkind, estranged by past crimes, watches and waits for nature to run its course. And then the two collide. Ayden's life has long been guided by two emotions: love for his sister, and hatred of all things human. When he's captured in battle, he is enslaved in the service of a human prince, Freyrik Farr. Freyrik's always known elves to be beautiful and dangerous, but never has one affected him as deeply as Ayden. Teetering on a dagger's edge between duty and high treason, Freyrik discovers that some choices can change a life, and some an entire world. Between prejudice, politics, pride, and survival, Ayden and Freyrik must carve a new path, no matter how daunting. For nothing less than the fate of both their peoples rests on the power of their perseverance — and their love.

Robert B Parker s the Devil Wins

Author: Reed Farrel Coleman
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780425282489
Release Date: 2016-08-30
Genre: Fiction

A Nor'easter blows into Paradise and churns up the past in this stunning new addition to Robert B. Parker's New York Times-bestselling series featuring police chief Jesse Stone. In the wake of a huge storm, three bodies are discovered in the rubble of an abandoned factory building in an industrial part of Paradise known as The Swap. One body, a man's, wrapped in a blue tarp, is only hours old. But found within feet of that body are the skeletal remains of two teenage girls who had gone missing during a Fourth of July celebration twenty-five years earlier. Not only does that crime predate Jesse Stone's arrival in Paradise, but the dead girls were close friends of Jesse's right hand, Officer Molly Crane. And things become even more complicated when one of the dead girls' mothers returns to Paradise to bury her daughter and is promptly murdered. It's up to police chief Jesse Stone to pull away the veil of the past to see how all these murders are connected . . .

How to Rescue a Drowning Heart

Author: T.J. Lorenzo
Publisher: T.J. Lorenzo
ISBN: 9788826463339
Release Date: 2017-06-28
Genre: Fiction

Joel Gilliam is lost and alone. He can't go home after causing his beloved brother's death. He has exiled himself to the small seaside town of Juniper Bay where his brother was killed in a boating accident. A stranger saved Joel from the same fate, but he doesn't feel grateful. Guilt and remorse are all he can feel until he unexpectedly hears the voice of the man who saved him. Joel would know that voice anywhere. That's the voice that called him back to life. After a relationship that ended in betrayal, Martin Carlyle has retreated to the old family house in Juniper Bay. There he encounters the young man he saved. Sinking into despair, hungry and homeless, Joel is a heartbreaking sight. Marty feels compelled to take care of him, but that's not all he feels. His desire for the vulnerable young man is growing stronger every day. Joel experiences the same intense longing. Consumed by his attraction, Joel can't stay away from Marty. But guilt is eating him alive. Can Marty's love save him once again?

In Allegiance

Author: Kate Islay
Publisher:
ISBN: 1523644176
Release Date: 2016-02-17
Genre:

Mathias commands the Cortesian army, but what he most longs for is home. When his king gifts him with a slave from a conquered princedom, Mathias is intrigued-even as he resists the king's machinations. But Reve soon tests Mathias's allegiance and his heart. Once the son of a prince, now a slave in a foreign land, Reve has few allies in his goal to protect his younger brother from the king. He's forced to navigate the treacherousness of Cortesa and his own conflicted feelings for his captor. Faced with what he most wants, Reve has to make a choice-and Mathias has to make his. An empire stands against them, but Mathias's loyalty to the king may be too much for Reve to conquer.