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Feb.10.2012
A Heartbreakingly Honest Story of Triumph Over Addiction Son of a French Holocaust survivor, Alan Kaufman drank to fill the huge hole in his heart, wrecking himself and everyone in his path. In Drunken Angel, the poet and critically acclaimed writer recounts with unvarnished honesty the story of...
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May.18.2011
Supernaturally sexy and truly out of this world, DREAM LOVER offers the lover of paranormal erotica a feast of fanciful delights. Kristina Wright, editor of the subversively naughty Fairy Tale Lust, here presents a potent potion of fun and sexy tales, complete with male fairies and clairvoyant...
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Dec.31.2010
FOOL FOR LOVE:  Is romance over in this age of online cruising and anonymous hook-ups? For anyone who believes that love has left the building, here is an exhilarating collection of new gay fiction designed to reignite your belief in the power of romance. Follow the travails of a dog walker...
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Jan.26.2010
Mark, an undergraduate, finds himself drawn into the shadowy club led by his professor, Ms. Gordon. Membership is exclusive.
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Jan.26.2010
Power-play in the boardroom, on the boardroom table.
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Nov.11.2009
What happens when you find out that Grandma's vase mistakenly sold at a yard sale is worth tens of thousands of dollars—and somebody else is about to cash in on it on Antiques Roadshow? Of course, you hop on a plane with your best friend and race off to Las Vegas to get Grandma's vase back! Filled...
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Jun.16.2009
Usually, I’m not a vengeful person and, ask anyone, I seldom hold a grudge. But the incident with the parsimonious pricks of latter-day fuckheads wormed its way under my skin and started to fester. It was blatantly uncivilized, I thought, to brandish fire and brimstone the morning after a night of...
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Jun.16.2009
Perhaps it was the marbled, morgue-like stillness of the place, or because I hadn't fed for more than three days. Maybe it was the fact that my body clock was so confused from all the travelling, but for some reason, I was feeling a little vulnerable. And he looked so innocent, so scrumptious -...
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Feb.22.2009
“BBWE 2…introduces the reader to a new coterie of black women authors who bear watching as passionate, erotic fire-starters. Samiya Bashir, the new editor, demonstrates a rare gift for compiling anthologies. In her selection of C.C. Carter, T'Ashia Asante, Dorothy Randal Gray, Carol Smith...
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Feb.04.2009
Is romance over in this age of online cruising and anonymous hook-ups? For anyone who believes that love has left the building, here is an exhilarating collection of new gay fiction designed to reignite your belief in the power of romance. Follow the travails of a dog walker enchanted with his new...