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Release Blitz: Nuts by SE Jakes

Nuts | SE Jakes

Ace’s Wild Series

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Genre: MM, Romance

Release Date: 01.10.19

Buy Link: http://bit.ly/NutsSEJakes

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Blurb

Jagger’s the son of a bookmaker and fixer. Now, he’s the owner of an exclusive, underground club…and he’s also been put in charge of the family business.

Preston’s the son of a wealthy, powerful, blue-blood Boston family…or he was, until he was disowned for choosing his friendship with Jagger over his family. Ten years later, he’s a Special Forces Operator—and he’s still best friends with Jagger.

But things are about to change, for both men. Because after a long year of no contact, Preston’s coming home to Jagger for the first time since they shared a surprising kiss.

One night, one poker game, and one hand finds Jagger lucky—and skilled enough—to win a chance to fix things with Preston. But what’s at stake is far more than their friendship—it’s everything…and both men are all in to fight for what’s theirs.

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Ace’s Wild is a multi-author series of books that take place in the same fictional town. Each story can be read in any order. The connecting element in the Ace’s Wild series is an adult store owned by Ace and Wilder.

The main characters from each book will make at least one visit to Ace’s Wild, where they’ll buy a toy to use in their story! The only characters who cross over to each book are Ace and Wilder. And with various heat and kink levels, there’s sure to be something for everyone!

Excerpt

Less than twelve hours after sleeping next to Jagger in his bed, Preston sat next to him at Rúnda’s bar watching him get half mauled by another guy.

Jagger was bi and a Dom, so it’s not like he minded it, and hell, this was a BDSM club, where hookups were pretty much guaranteed. Men like the younger one pawing at Jagger were carefully accepted into the club on a trial basis as guests of members before being allowed to come in on their own. And Preston was straight, and none of this had ever been a problem for him before.

But it was most definitely bothering him now—the way it had bothered him last time he’d been here.

It wasn’t just about this guy—it was everything. The memories of the kiss. This whole club. It was Jagger. And what the hell was he supposed to do with a sudden, inexplicable, undeniable sexual pull toward his best friend?

How about not kissing him and then running, for starters. Or trying to pretend that watching gay porn for the last year and jerking off to Jagger hadn’t been happening?

He told himself to shut up.

This guy perving on Jagger didn’t look like some kind of exclusive member. Preston was in charge of security, so it wouldn’t be too extra if he ran a background check. Immediately. In fact, he was trying to figure out a way to quietly pocket the man’s glass so he could run his prints, at the very least, when Jagger slid a shot in front of him.

“Have a drink, Pres.” Jagger’s voice sounded rough, and he winked before turning back to his conquest.

He knew what Preston was thinking—about the fingerprints, and, for all Preston knew, about everything. The air had changed between them, the current charged. But Jagger had left the ball solidly in Preston’s court, never more so than with this last shot.

Jagger had always been kinky—Preston knew that. He’d watched Jagger pick up men in various clubs, and he’d listened through thin walls when Jagger had company. Harnesses, cuffs, dildos…those were always lying around Jagger’s place, and Jagger was always encouraging him to find someone to try them out with.

“New horizons,” Jagger had suggested.

Preston recalled shaking his head. “I don’t need all this to get laid.”

“Dude, you have no idea what you’re missing.”

And Preston hadn’t…until he’d accidentally walked into a dungeon room exhibition, starring Jagger. In leather pants which left nothing to the imagination, tattoos on full display, and enough sexual prowess to make everyone observing want him.

It was one thing to hear Jagger talk about his sessions, see the sex toys in his bedroom, but it was quite another to witness the public goings-on in the private space. Thinking about what else happened when a man or woman was led from the floor into one of the dungeon rooms was what had gotten Preston into this trouble in the first place.

Because being around it had turned Preston on, something he hadn’t wanted to admit. Turned him on to Jagger, for Christ’s sake. If he’d found himself attracted to a random club guy, it probably wouldn’t have bothered him so much.

But watching Jagger be attracted to a random club guy? Annoying as fuck.

About The Author

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SE Jakes writes MM romance. She believes in happy endings and fighting for what you want in both fiction and real life. She lives in New York with her family and most days, she can be found happily writing (in bed).

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Release Blitz: Broken by Colette Davison

Broken | Colette Davison

Cover Artist: Colette Davison

Genre/s: MM, Contemporary, Romance

Heat Rating: 4 flames

Release Date: March 5, 2019

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Available on Kindle Unlimited

Amazon US: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07P67CNDK/

Amazon UK: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B07P67CNDK/

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Rule #1: Keep running.

Jag’s rules have kept him safe and free since he escaped conversion therapy, but that was before he walked into Heaven and Hell. A no-strings fling with the club owner, Michael, turns into so much more as Jag finds himself breaking one rule after another.

Michael hasn’t been able to commit to anyone since his partner died, until Jag walks into his club. Falling in lust with the elfin young dancer is easy, and his heart is quick to follow.

Michael gives Jag a reason to stay, but fear rules Jag’s heart more than love. Despite his deepening feelings for Michael, Jag knows he can’t stay. Can he?

**Contains adult themes, content, and language.**

Excerpt

“I need to say a few things,” Michael said, pausing as he felt Jag stiffen. “I need to be honest with you.”

“No.” Jag’s hand pressed against Michael’s mouth, no doubt transferring silver smudges to his lips. “I’m happy with the lie you told me last night.”

Well, at least Michael knew he definitely hadn’t fooled Jag. Gently, he moved Jag’s hand away from his mouth. His hand became coated in a sparkling silver sheen.

“I’m not.”

Jag clenched his teeth.

“I care about you,” Michael said. “And I can’t pretend otherwise.”

“You don’t know me,” Jag hissed.

“Don’t I?”

Jag became even more rigid, his muscles so hard beneath Michael’s fingers he felt like a statue as well as looking like one.

“I don’t have to know about your past to know who you are now.”

About the Author

Colette’s personal love story began at university, where she met her future husband. An evening of flirting, in the shadow of Lancaster castle, eventually led to a fairytale wedding.

She’s enjoying her own ‘happy ever after’ in the north of England with her husband, two beautiful children and her writing.

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Blog Tour: Exclusive Excerpt from C. J. Baty’s Starting Over

Starting Over | C. J. Baty

The Knights Club #1

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Starting Over | The Knights Club #1

“We’ve narrowed the field of suspects down to two. Both employees. We’ve also noted a known prostitute meeting a client here. I’m warning you, if he’s caught exchanging money in here, I’ll close this place down quicker than you can shit.”

“What the hell,” Xavier exclaimed. “You are casing my place?”Xavier lunged, but Seb pulled him back.“Xavier. No!”“Ah, I’m not that stupid, but I sure as hell want to,” Xavier felt blood rushing through his body at the smug smile on Zach’s face.

“Just police procedure, boys.” Zach said as he walked away.

After the club closed for the night, Xavier double checked the locks before he set the alarm. He found Seb in his office stretched out on the sofa, arms behind his head, staring at the ceiling.

“Why won’t he just leave me the fuck alone? Write me off for being a faggot and get on with his life?” He asked when Xavier had settled in the chair behind his desk.

“I don’t know,” Xavier answered, then added. “Maybe he really does care. Maybe he really believes he is doing the right thing.” Seb glanced at Xavier. Eyebrows arched.

“You must be as crazy as he is. He doesn’t care about me. It’s all about him. All about his reputation. He doesn’t want me to be out for the same reason my dad didn’t. How would it look for other cops to know he had a faggot for a son or a brother?”

Xavier let Seb carry on and when he got quiet he asked him a question.“Are you really happy working and living here?” Xavier needed to know if it was true.

Seb sat up, crossed to Xavier’s desk, and sat on the edge.“I meant every word I told Zach. I’ve never been happier. This place is the home I never had. No pretending or hiding away from disapproving eyes, nobody to prove anything to.”

Seb reached out and stroked Xavier’s cheek with his fingertips.

Leaning still closer, he kissed Xavier sweetly. “I don’t know what this is between us, but I’m willing to stick around long enough to see where it goes,” Seb said.

“What about you?” Xavier thought it over and realized he’d been thinking about it for days now. He wanted to find out, too, good or bad. No one had made him feel this way in a long time.

“Stay with me tonight,” Seb whispered against Xavier’s lips. “Only if I get to taste you this time,” Xavier smiled.

Seb’s face flushed and his eyes sparkled. “That can be arranged.”

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Length: 25,000 words approx.

 Blurb

Xavier Knight was starting his life over. A new city. A new club. The past was gone, and he had everything to look forward to… except… love.

 

That ship had sailed, never to return. He was too old to play the games or stack up the one night stands. Until an old enemy’s son walked into his club and his heart.

Sebastian Brady was through. Through with hiding who he was. Through letting his brother officers dictate his life. And completely through, with his family telling him who he was. He turned his back on his badge and his family’s heritage in the Atlanta police force.

But, he never imagined that he’d be serving drinks in a gay bar and working for the hottest silver fox he had ever seen in his life.

Xavier and Seb have a lot to learn from each other. Hopefully, their growing love will survive Xavier’s past, Seb’s family, and a host of characters with secrets of their own, who all work at the Knights Club.

 

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 C. J. Baty lives in southwest Ohio. Her heart, however, lives in the mountains of Tennessee where she hopes to retire someday. The mountains have always provided her with inspiration and a soothing balm to the stresses of everyday life.

The dream of writing her own stories started in high school but was left on the back burner of life until her son introduced her to fan fiction and encouraged her to give it a try. She found that her passion for telling a story was still there and writing them down to share with others was much more thrilling than she had ever expected.

She has a loving and supportive family who don’t mind fixing their own meals when she is in the middle of a story, and a network of friends who have encouraged and cheered her on in her quest of being an author.

One thing she has learned from life and she is often heard to say is: “You are never too old to follow your dream!”

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My rating: 3 of 5 stars

This is quite short but pretty full of detail.

It’s a really nice May to December romance between an older guy who’s looking to start over with his new club and a cop who’s sick of the homophobia he encounters from his family and his fellow officers.

There’s not much angst, it’s medium steam but both Xavier and Seb were nicely drawn characters and their on page chemistry came across well.

There’s also a whole host of other fascinating secondary characters in and around the club which will make up the other novels in the series.

#ARC kindly received from the author in return for an honest and unbiased review.

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