Mark Bruner is a bear caught in the middle. While Mark has always harbored feelings that his father’s ancient clan might consider abhorrent, he’s been able to keep them in check for years in order to better serve his family’s needs. But in the fallout of his brother’s ill-timed actions, the clan’s financial empire begins to crumble and Mark finds himself with a plane ticket to Mumbai. Once aboard, he can’t help but be shaken up by the tattooed shifter in a nearby seat, and those long-repressed feelings threaten to reemerge.
Zeke Kaplan isn’t like most tigers. Where any other tiger would prefer to roam wild and run free, Zeke has been desperately searching for the mate he knows can calm his inner-beast. So when he catches the eye of a weary-eyed bear with a chip on his shoulder, Zeke knows he’s found the one. Convincing the sexy and broad-shouldered giant, however, turns out to be more than a little challenging.
Ellis O’Neill is an art dealer with too many problems: he’s a night-blind vampire, estranged from his family, and his guide dog has gone right off him. Ellis is trapped in a life bouncing between home and work, dependent on his personal assistant.
Werewolf Randall Carter has problems of his own. He loves his pack, but as their Omega he’s always the one to bear the brunt of their rage. It’s a role he can’t avoid, and Randall isn’t sure he can take it for much longer, so he buries himself in his day job. Randall’s the best dog trainer in the city, and when he’s offered a client who needs him to work evenings he’d be a fool to turn it down.
Soon Randall is falling for someone he should despise. Everything about the undead is anathema to his kind, but Ellis is exactly the kind of guy Randall would want to ask out on a date – if he were still breathing. Worse, they may not have too long to figure their feelings out. Someone or something is gunning for Ellis and anyone else who gets in the way; they won’t rest until the vampire is destroyed.
Though Tyler is a new submissive, the past months have proven to be more satisfying than he ever dreamed possible. Marco is his opposite in many ways. His silky onyx skin and domineering personality are in stark contrast to Tyler’s blonde hair, blue eyes and eager-to-please nature. Not that he’s complaining. He wouldn’t dare.
It’s true, Tyler’s learned much about the role he plays and tonight he’ll be put to the final test. His contract with Marco is up for renewal and he must decide if he’s ready to make things official.
When Marco leads Tyler into one of LA’s hottest kink clubs, he’s unprepared for what he sees, but still determined to go through with the plan.
All he has to do is pass the test. And, oh, he will be tested.
The agency’s response only showed Bryant how cruel fate could be. His sexy jock friend wasn’t just a crush – he was the only one for him. But Cade was still straight. Bryant couldn’t let him know that they were fated mates.
And yet… he couldn’t let him go.
Things start looking up when Brett’s buddy generously offers him a couch to crash on. But Brett’s fragile living arrangement is threatened when his buddy’s younger brother, Taylor, comes to visit for the weekend.
Brett has always been into girls. But Taylor is tall, boyishly handsome, and lean … yet oh-so-muscular in a way that makes confused Brett’s throat dry and achy. And Taylor never shied away from making a move on a so-called ‘straight boy’ that can’t stop staring with a certain look in his eyes.
Left together late at night, Taylor promises that he doesn’t kiss and tell — and no one has to know if Brett wants to find out just how well a man can please another man.
Can straight guy Brett resist pretty boy Taylor’s temptations? What would even happen if Taylor’s overprotective brother caught them in the act?
Alex is unlucky in love. . .
Heartache, pain, and rejection are what Alex has come to expect from the men in his life. He no longer believes it’s possible to find someone who will love him unconditionally. . .but he has just enough hope left to say yes to one more blind date.
Ben’s bear wants a mate. . .
Finding a man has never been a problem for Ben. He’s fiercely protective, loyal, and honest to a fault. The problem is, his bear doesn’t want to date. . .he wants a mate.
Fate is a funny thing. . .
Alex isn’t used to men like Ben, and that’s before he finds out the other man’s true nature. Can these two learn to trust each other enough to realize that their true fate may just be. . .love?
Oscar Rosales Ortega is the first openly gay player in Major League Baseball. The fans call him “Oro” — both for his initials and for his golden touch with a bat — and say he’s destined for the Hall of Fame.
Oscar knows that the men in his life are more interested in the baseball star than in the man, and he’s learned to enjoy the perks of his celebrity while protecting his heart.
Danny won’t ask for more —
Buried by his late mother’s medical expenses, Danny Sawyer foregoes college and takes every job he can get just to keep his head above water. When he opens his home to friends in need, the makeshift family they create gives him everything he could ask for: people to love.
Danny is determined to give the people he cares about what they need. Taking care of others makes him happy. It’s never occurred to him to want something for himself.
Some things are meant to be —
From the moment they meet, Oscar and Danny are pulled toward each other. Oscar has been hurt, and his feelings scare him. Danny has never looked at a man, and his attraction surprises him.
They each have their reasons for not believing, but in the aftermath of violence, if they can learn to trust — and are brave enough to risk their hearts — these two men who aren’t looking will find the very thing they need… love.
Timid geek Henry Parsons would rather spend his nights playing board games at home than spend a night on the town. He loves to lose himself in fantasy worlds but a fateful bite from a beast one night after work forces him to reevaluate his romantic fantasies. He’s changing, and so is the world around him. Can anything keep him safe as he’s hunted down by the beasts inside and around him?
Lone alpha Paxton Pierce is set on keeping his pack safe. He stumbles on Henry by chance, just in time to save him from himself – but will his promise to train Henry be enough? From his first glimpse of Henry’s adorable face, he knows nothing will be the same. His connection with Henry is stronger than anything he’s ever felt before.
As Henry struggles to overcome his shy nature and control his newfound ferocity, sexy and mysterious Paxton agrees to train Henry and help him shift at will. They grow closer and sparks fly during training, but as their whole way of life is threatened, will animal attraction and loyalty be enough to keep them together?