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Speedbump by Charli Coty at NineStar Press

Genre Gay / Contemporary / Artists/Actors/Musicians / Romance / Drama
Length Novel, 182 pages/68200 words
Heat Level
Publication Date 05-February-2018

Book Blurb

Ezra Cook is sole caregiver to older brother Tray, who was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s in his forties. They live outside the small town of Drop, Oregon, on property Tray bought with his Microsoft settlement money. For years, Ezra has been going on and off low doses of testosterone to maintain a comfortable level of androgyny. Ezra spends most days juggling Tray’s needs and the work required to survive in rural Oregon on a small income, ignoring their own needs, especially companionship and sleep.

 

Ellred “Red” Long escaped Drop at seventeen but returns to his hometown in disgrace after his band dumped him on the streets of LA. Coming back doesn't seem like such a dead end, though, after he sees a guy walking along the side of the road in the rain and gives him a lift.

 

Ezra and Red’s chance meeting begins an uncomfortable friendship neither had expected, and both allow fear to keep it from escalating into a hookup, or worse, a romance. Red never meant to return to Drop and doesn’t want to get stuck there again, while Ezra’s protective walls may be too strong to breach, from either side.

 

Additional Information

Format ebook
Publisher NineStar Press
Length Novel, 182 pages/68200 words
Heat Level
Publication Date 05-February-2018
Price $5.99 ebook
Buy Link https://ninestarpress.com/product/speedbump/