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The Perils of Intimacy by Rick R. Reed at Dreamspinner Press

Genre Gay / Contemporary / Romance
Length Novel, 200 pages/63222 words
Heat Level
Publication Date 01-May-2017

Book Blurb

Jimmy and Mark make an adorable couple. Jimmy’s kindness and clean-cut cuteness radiate out of him like light. Mark, although a bit older, complements Jimmy with his humor and his openness to love.


But between them, a dark secret lurks, one with the power to destroy.


See, when Mark believes he’s meeting Jimmy for the first time in the diner where he works, he’s wrong.


Mark has no recollection of their original encounter because the wholesome Jimmy of today couldn’t be more different than he was two years ago. Back then, Jimmy sported multiple piercings, long bleached dreadlocks, and facial hair. He was painfully skinny—and a meth addict. The drug transformed him into a different person—a lying, conniving thief who robbed Mark blind during their one-night stand.


Mark doesn’t associate the memory of a hookup gone horribly wrong with this fresh-faced, smiling twentysomething… but Jimmy knows. As they begin a dance of love and attraction, will Jimmy be brave enough to reveal the truth? And if he does, will Mark be able to forgive him? Can he see Jimmy for the man he is now and not the addict he was? The answers will depend on whether true love holds enough light to shine through the darkness of past mistakes.


Additional Information

Format ebook and print
Publisher Dreamspinner Press
Length Novel, 200 pages/63222 words
Heat Level
Publication Date 01-May-2017
Price $6.99 ebook, $14.99 paperback, $14.99 bundle
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