On a vast canvas Keegan returns to the past with a massive tale of the Crusades, the Lionheart — barbarism, splendor, and coming of age. The Saxon is oppressed in his own land; Palestine is... More > torn by a war where there are no real victors. For men like Paul Delgado and Edward of Aethelstan, no place is safe. They are men who love men, in an age when their love is forbidden. Crusade takes them to alien realms; before he returns, Paul will be a man grown, with an epic tale of death, sorcery and sublime sensuality. Dusty battlefields and the bedchambers of Saracen captains are his memories. Silk and steel, delight, despair, and the magic of forgotten ages. Darkly sensual, vast in scope, here is a haunting romance with a twist of fantasy, from the acclaimed author of the award-winning historical, THE DECEIVERS. "Mel Keegan's name is a byword for thrilling gay adventure in the past, present and future - MILLIVRES on Aquamarine." Meet us online: www.melkeegan.com. ADULTS ONLY!< Less
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"The master of gay thrillers ... Mel Keegan's name is a byword for thrilling gay adventure in the past, present and future." - Millivres.
AQUAMARINE is set in the late 21st Century when... More > major land masses have been submerged by rising oceans and the Earth is a world of water. Russell is a hydrologist, based on the great floating city of Pacifica. Eric is one of fifty Aquarians, a new sub-species of human who can breathe underwater. When the pair refuse an attractive offer for Eric's services on a suspicious salvage, Eric is kidnapped and a fast-paced intrigue unfolds on the "acorn principle" ... a small event turns out to be the key to a major war which would involve the whole Pacifica region.< Less
Step into the glittering midnight world of the ancient ... the immortal ... the vampyre. Intrigue welcomes Captain Vincent Bantry home to London in 1892: he's a veteran of the Far East, opium... More > smugglers, Manchu warlords, but little in his experience prepares him for the young Irish occultist, Michael Flynn. Their future unfolds in the Tarot cards – danger, pain, struggle; but the end of their story cannot be told. And what of the past? The mystery of Flynn draws Bantry into an occult world, alien and irresistible. Instinctively he knows Flynn is different, not merely beautiful, brilliant, exotic, but unlike any other man he ever knew. Soon Vince is caught in a tangle of deceit, danger, one jump ahead of the law, and seduced by the grandeur of a midnight world into which he's glimpsed ... and which he desires. Read 40% of this epic novel free online at www.melkeegan.com!< Less