My new novella Against Reason will be available from Samhain Publishing on 18 February 2014.
He lost his heart once. Is it too damaged for love to find it again?
In the five years since the love of his life abandoned him at the altar,
Jake Morgan hasn’t left his house. The locals in this small, English
town have dubbed him “Mr. Havisham”, but he’s too preoccupied wrestling
his demons to care about Dickensian comparisons.
Forced to admit he’s losing the battle to keep up his large estate
alone, he reluctantly places an advert for help. The striking young man
who answers his call shakes him to the core.
When Darius answers the ad for the position at the mysterious mansion,
the bitter, lonely master of the house tugs at his heartstrings. Setting
aside his own run of bad luck, Darius batters at Jake’s emotional walls
with kindness and determination that defy all attempts to drive him
Just as tendrils of new love begin to intertwine, though, a terrible
voice from the past intrudes. And threatens to drive Jake back into the
shadows where Darius can never reach him.