Welcome to my site! If you’re a fan of queer Romance in an exotic setting, with characters you can admire, and a happy ending, then this is the place for you.

Latest Release

His future depends on bringing the smuggler to justice. His heart demands to join him.

One of Publisher’s Weekly’s five best summer romances of 2018.

Coming 2019: Seeing Red – A Trowchester Novel, about which I can’t tell you anything yet, except that it will feature Idris from Blue Steel Chain and be the first in a new ‘Red’ trilogy in the same setting. To hear news about how that’s getting on, please join my newsletter.

In the mean time, if you want to find me on t’internet, I’m on:

Bookbub here, Facebook here and Twitter here.



I am now the proud possessor of two other pen names.

Robyn Beecroft

I’m writing cozy mystery under the pen name of Robyn Beecroft. Scarcely any romance, but a cast of queer characters and a lot of morris dancing make the Dancing Detective murder mystery series recognizably one of mine. You can find Robyn on Facebook here or at this (currently rather spare) website.

Alex Oliver

I’m in the process of taking down my Fantasy and Science Fiction books from this site, because I finally figured out that asking Romance fans to like my SF/F was too much. (And vice versa.) However, it is SF/F with queer themes and characters so, if you do like both, you can find me re-releasing my SF/F and producing more – including sequels to the Arising books – under the name of Alex Oliver over here, or on Facebook here.



False Colors is named among the top 100 gay books of the 21st Century

Blue Eyed Stranger makes Romance Novels For Feminists “Best of 2015” list.

Under the Hill is voted Best SF/F novel 2013


His Heart’s Obsession is voted Best GBLT Historical of 2012
The Romance Review
Contraband Hearts is One of Publisher’s Weekly’s five best summer romances of 2018.


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