Giles and Aidan are childhood friends who grew up together but went separate ways. Aidan is a successful, nominally straight, businessman; Giles is a sex worker, risking himself with unpleasant and sometimes unstable clients to pay his rent. A lifelong bond holds them together, restricted to an occasional night's passion by strict rules Aiden requires to protect his public image. One night though, as Aiden sleeps off the evening's sexual adventures, Giles makes a decision that changes everything for the two of them.[...] Read more →
by Julian Keys
Holidays mark the passage of time in a way that synchronizes the calendar kept by the heart with the one kept by the head. More than just dates, holidays are intersections of memory and emotion, annual snapshots of who we are as we travel through life—and who we’re travelling with. Holidays remind us of who we want to share special moments with, and of those without whom the moments aren’t quite as special.
Julian Keys shows us how the quest to discover a secret love restores a cynic’s hope, how a moment of compassion turns a thief into a hero, how sympathy for the Devil can lead to a happy ending, and how a multicultural celebration opens the way for even the most unlikely unions.
Cold Days, Hot Nights shares four tales of holidays that become turning points in life and love for people who have lost faith in themselves, in each other, and in romance. From Halloween to Christmas to Valentine’s Day, Keys’ stories show how not simply the feeling of love, but the willingness to risk pain to be open to the possibilities love offers, can change a person’s life in wonderful ways.[...] Read more →
Come find out more about the warm anthology of novellas in Cold Days, Hot Nights: A Romantic Anthology for the Holidays by Julian Keys, to be released on December 12th, 2017. Join us during December 10-15 as we share rousing sneak peeks into this into this collection of holiday romances. Enter drawings for both print and ebook versions of the book![...] Read more →
Come find out more about the compelling dark erotic m/m thriller, Backdoor Politics by C.L. Mustafic, to be released on November 7th, 2017. Join us during November 5-10 as we share rousing sneak peeks into this into this dark thriller. Enter giveaways and read behind the scenes! Follow the links to a new interview with author C.L. Mustafic, behind the scenes pieces and drawings for both print and ebook versions of the book![...] Read more →