San Diego police officer Larson Jenkins rescues a scared and hurt Calvin Trison, who was attacked by a burglar in his home. In a spur of the moment decision, Larson decides to take the injured man home with him to a secure building where Calvin can recover behind several locked doors, a fat, spoiled cat, and himself.As he finds himself falling in love, Larson knows his greatest fear is all too possible: that Calvin will latch onto him until he feels safe again and then he´ll be out the door. 1. Language: English. Narrator: David Tunic. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/huds/000021de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A real lesbian love story. The contemporary lesbian love affair deepens in this sixth story in the 50 Shades of the Lesbian Rainbow series. Strong lesbians that care about each other and the women in their lives and turn from to family. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Julie Griffin. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/061286de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Hollywood, Thursday 24 September 1953 - the star-studded West Coast premiere of The Robe, the worlds first Cinemascope epic, lights up Hollywood with searchlights and glamour. Far from the bright lights, in a run-down apartment in West Los Angeles, private investigator and studio fixer Rick Barker finds a victim of brutal murder. Meanwhile in downtown L.A., a Greyhound bus delivers troubled teenager Zeke Candy to Tinseltown, where he hopes to make it in pictures. As the movie industry launches a fight-back against the onslaught of TV, the City of Angels, where anything goes and dog eats dog in the quest for fame and riches, reveals its true nature: young Zeke is soon plunged into a maelstrom of exploitation and corruption where his only asset is to be sexy meat for movie moguls, stars, and has-beens, traded by unscrupulous fixers out for an easy buck. Kip Nolan is the pseudonym of a prolific author of gay fiction with a main focus on crime and the entertainment industry, and a special interest in all things Hollywood, where he spent many years as a reporter. He now resides in Palm Springs.
Geoff is in the city, living the gay life to the hilt, when his father´s death convinces him to return to the family farm. Discovering a young Amish man asleep in his barn, Geoff learns that Eli is spending a year away from the community before accepting baptism into the church. Despite their mutual attraction, Geoff is determined not to become involved with him, but Eli has discovered that Geoff shares his feelings and begins to court him, neatly capturing first Geoff´s attention and then his heart. Their budding relationship is threatened by closed-minded, gossipy relatives and society at large, a whole new world to Eli, and he must decide whether to return to the community, his family, and the world and future he knows, or to stay with Geoff and have faith in the power of love. 1. Language: English. Narrator: R. Kirstein. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/huds/000030de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Len Parker is laid off during the recession in the early 80s and decides to go back to college at home in rural Michigan, where he reconnects with his best friend from high school, Ruby. He´s overjoyed when she marries Cliff Laughton and overcome with sorrow when she dies an untimely death, leaving behind her husband and two-year-old son. Out of work again, Len finds a job at Cliff Laughton´s sorely neglected farm. Cliff is still mourning his wife, struggling to raise his son, and has little enthusiasm or energy left for work. Len immediately begins to whip the farm - including the two Laughtons - into shape. Working side by side, Len and Cliff grow ever closer, but loving another man takes a lot of courage. They´ll have to stand together as they face faltering business, threatening drought, misguided family, and Midwestern prejudices to protect what might be a lifelong love. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Sawyer Allerde. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/huds/000032de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Tales of love and lust in contemporary gay culture, Best Gay Romance 2014 is a Valentine to listeners and a wonderful reminder of how love can begin - at the grocery store, the gym, the library, or even on the world wide web. Real romances with relatable characters, each of the stories in this collection represents a facet of the oh-so-human heart. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kyle St. James, Max Bellmore. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/018556de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In Back Where He Started, Chris Thayer finds himself packing up the last pieces of a quietly extraordinary life. After twenty-three years of marriage to Zack Ronan - and after raising the widower´s three kids - Chris finds himself facing an uncertain second act. Seeking refuge in North Carolina´s Outer Banks, Chris has to come to terms with his own empty nest and challenge himself to move forward with a new relationship. This is a subtle depiction of the meaning of family and motherhood, and of the search for your true soul. Jay Quinn´s Lambda-nominated novels transcend traditional gay fiction, exploring universal issues of marriage, aging parents, addiction, and attraction, all while presenting unique characters and a pause-resisting drama. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Ethan Sawyer. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/022078de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Winner of the 2005 Lambda Literary Award for Debut Lesbian Fiction. A runaway waitress leaves her lover, grabs her dog, and hits the highway. Ali Liebegott maps her travels in a series of hilarious and heartbreaking letters to the girl she left behind, and some of the most exquisite poetry written about love, heartache, and madness. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Ali Liebegott. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/021384de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Michael Thomas Ford Mike Monaghan is the bartender at the Engine Room, a meeting place for the small but thriving community of gay men in Cold Falls, New York. As Mike pours beer, wipes glasses and hears everything, he´s also witness to the men who come here looking for what they need--sex, direction, friendship, spiritual fulfillment, and love. People like: Stephen Darby--As an accountant, he knows many secrets. But Stephen has his own secret, one he´s never been able to share with anyone close to him. Being the perfect son costs him dearly, and now it may take from him the one man he longs for. Pete Thayer--Playing it straight, Pete takes out his frustrations on transmissions and engines during the day, then spends his nights trying to quench his needs through anonymous sex. But once the thrill of the forbidden begins to fade, what will he be left with? John and Russell--The golden couple in town has the ideal relationship everyone wants. But behind the scenes, their storybook marriage is on the verge of facing some explosive trials that will shake both men completely. Father Thomas Dunn--More and more the gentle priest is feeling a need to express the secret desires that conflict with his devotion to the church, sending his faith into a tailspin and making him question what he really wants from life. Simon Bird--He´s a fixture in town, an old queen everyone finds amusing and entertaining. Still mourning the loss of his longtime lover, Simon yearns to find love and a place in a culture that worships youth and beauty. As Mike hands these men their drinks, he marvels at their determination, strength and foolishness. But most of all, he begins to question his own dissatisfaction, pondering what´s missing from his own life, and what risks he may have to take to find fulfillment. Looking For It is an extraordinarily human tale of community, friendship, and the search for happiness. With unflinching honesty, keen insight, and his tradem... 1. Language: English. Narrator: Blake Somerset. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/011210de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Award-winning erotica and romance writer Radclyffe explores the outer reaches of desire and the shifting gender terrain beyond butch-femme: an initiate tests her limits in a men’s leather bar, a construction worker gets a special treat during her noon break, a porn star tells…and shows…all, a femme instructs her straight girlfriends in the fine art of fellatio, and 20 more radically erotic encounters. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Samantha Prescott. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/019279de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.