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12 books of Rowan McAllister

Lord James Warren, Viscount Sudbury, lives a quiet, safe, and predictable life alone on his estate in Suffolk, only traveling to London once a year to visit family and satisfy his more forbidden needs. But this year, his routine is shattered when his niece and nephew ask him to help a beautiful young man they've only just met. Kyle Allen, alone and running from his abusive lover, stirs feelings in James he has long denied for fear of tarnishing his reputation and losing his familys love. Though undeniably drawn to Kyle, Jamess honor demands he keep that part of himself completely secret, even if Kyle is feeling the attraction as well, despite the pain and betrayal hes recently suffered. Assistance and a future for Kyle might be secured, but then they would face a choice: stay apart and continue leading half-­lives... or risk everything for love.

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75 downloads

William Carey has played many roles in his thirty-­two years of life. Though born to privilege, he fled his disapproving family and, purely out of spite, devoted himself to a life of danger and infamy. William never thought twice about his self-­destructive behavior until he met a passionate woman who showed him how to harness his rebellious nature and return to London, his family, and society as a respectable gentleman of fortune. But Williams beloved wife is six years gone, and with her his joie de vivre. William devotes his days to the pursuit of empty pleasure until the night Williams brother asks a small favor by which William meets a young man who ignites a spark in him hed thought long extinguished. Stephen is fiery and passionate, handsome and mysteriousexactly what a fallen devil needs to stir the ashes of his heart. Unwilling to lose that spark now that he has found it again, William devises a scheme to claim Stephen for his own, but Stephen is beyond reluctant, with . . .

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Six months after the end of an abusive relationship with his ex-­girlfriend, Craig finally finds someone hes attracted to. It doesnt bother him that Doug is a man, much less a player. What matters is that hes a perfect candidate for a no-­strings-­attached night that just might help Craig prove to himself that hes not as broken as he fears. One nightthats all it was supposed to be. But one night turns into yearning, turns into e-­mailing, turns into communicating, turns into Doug hoping against hope that Craig might feel the same frightening attachment that he feels, pretty please? With cherries on top?

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26 downloads

Tanner Wallis is nearly at the end of his rope the night Mason Seidel finds him lying next to the mangled body of a cow on the back pastures of the Seidel family's Wyoming ranch. Recently out of the hospital after he and his boyfriend were brutally beaten, Tanner is jobless, homeless, and almost penniless. His desperate hope is that Mason will believe hes innocent of the senseless crime and give him a place to heal, both physically and emotionally, until he can get on his feet again. But Mason already has enough on his plate. He's only been back on the ranch a few months, ten years after his father kicked him out for being gay, and only because his sister begged him to come help after the man's disabling stroke. With all his responsibilities"running the struggling ranch and keeping his sister and father off his back"Mason can't really afford the distraction Tanner represents. But he can't just abandon the attractive young man either. Theres trouble in spades on the ranch, but if . . .

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It's only three days 'til Christmas. Jeremy Porter is still grieving over his mother's death, and Paul McClellan is a lonely divorcee just trying to make it home even though the only one waiting for him is his cat. It may seem like a miserable combination, but when Jeremy saves Paul from being hit by a car during a nasty snowstorm, their connection and chemistry are undeniable. It's easy to cuddle up with a stranger when you're snowed in but can a holiday affair turn into more if being together feels like home?­A novella from the Dreamspinner Press 2011 Advent Calendar package "I'll Be Home for Christmas"

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Too much partying and self-­inflicted trouble have left Cameron Lacey's life a complete mess. But he's determined to change, and he'll do anything to keep a roof over his head until he gets himself together. When he's introduced to Sam Powell, he can't believe Sam will let him stay without expecting anything in return-­in Cameron's world, nothing is free. Realizing Sam's bleeding heart is exactly as it appears throws Cameron for a loop... and completely head over heels. Unfortunately, old habits die hard. Cameron's demons rear their ugly heads, leading to a series of backsliding disasters and fumbled attempts by Sam to save Cameron from bad choices. As Cameron struggles to become who he wants to be instead of who he is, he also comes to hope Sam will discover that what's right for him might not be what he's looking for-­but who he already has.

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A Spin-­off of A Devil's Own Luck

When unapologetic rake Phillip “Pip” Stubbs takes a position at Greer cottage, he’s only thinking of a new village to explore, new chits to woo, and hoping for another distraction from the growing restlessness inside him. But when the new master arrives, Pip ends up more unsettled than ever.

Major Astley McNalty is a wealthy retired surgeon, soldier, and world traveler. Despite the injury that has left him lame, the gentleman has everything a common servant like Pip could ever wish for, and yet he spends his nights in drunken brooding and his days in solitary melancholy. He’s a mystery to Pip, so when the major defies convention and asks Pip to read to him at night, Pip gladly accepts for a chance to spend his winter evenings by the library fire and perhaps satisfy his curiosity. Until one night, while thoroughly drunk, the major kisses Pip and changes everything between them.

Fear of discovery, fear of repeating the past, and secrets on . . .

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When Nathan Seward wakes up in a cheap hotel with a stranger, unable to remember the night before, unscrupulous plots and clandestine schemes are the furthest thing from his mind. True, he's in Houston to bid on his biggest contract yet, one that will put his software development company on the map, but he's the underdog at the table, not one of the big players. Unfortunately someone out there sees him as a threat and isn't above drugging and blackmailing him to put him out of the running. Luckily for Nathan, the man in bed next to him couldn’t be further removed from the corporate world.

Tim Conrad is scraping the bottom of the barrel. He left college during his freshman year to take care of his dying mother, and life and lack of money prevented him going back. Now twenty-­seven, his dreams are long buried, and he’s scraping by with dead-­end jobs and couch surfing because he can’t afford a place of his own.

As Nathan tries to run damage control and figure out what the hell . . .

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When absentminded video game developer Jay Thurson impulsively follows his intuition westward, he never expects his rideshare to turn out to be a gun-­toting madman. In an act of desperation, Jay turns for help to the gift he's long neglected and f...

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Elemental Harmony: Book Two Aiden Flanagan has spent his entire life fighting who and what he is. After losing control of the power within him one time too many, Aiden flees to his parents' vacation home on Nantucket to lock himself away as puni...

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Books of Rowan McAllister