Author Charlie Richards - Giving love and imagination free reign
Welcome to the home of Charlie Richards
 
Author of Erotic Romance - I mostly offer M/M romance stories, with the occasional M/F and menage thrown in.
Come explore the worlds of gargoyles, shifters, and creatures of the paranormal!
 


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Expected Release Date: October 1st

For a Dragon's Persuasion
Highland Dragons: Book Seven
 
Perth has worked under Kaiser, the black dragon caste's best spy, for decades. While he respects the man's ability to gather any information he wants, Perth doesn't share his mentor's love of sharing his body with his sources. When visiting strange clans, that leaves Perth with plenty of time to wander. Stopping at the clan's stable, he finds his attention arrested by the young stable hand, Aodhan. A late bloomer, while the male is nineteen summers, he's still slender, gangly, and growing into his body. As a dragon, Perth doesn't care about all that. He is attracted to the human's smell and finds himself returning often, appreciating Aodhan's quick wit and shy smiles.  Read More


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Expected Release Date: September 15th

Not a Line of Bull
A Loving Nip: Book Six
 
Cassium Jones is closing in on his fourth century mark and over the years has held many roles, from farmer to soldier to vampire enforcer. Now he's ready to settle down in moderate relaxation...if working a cattle ranch can be considered relaxing. He loves the wide open spaces, the fresh clean air, and even tending the animals. Handling the maintenance and care for the Angus cows in the northern pastures offers plenty of solitude, and  he should have been left alone. Instead, Cassium stumbles upon an injured Angus bull amongst the livestock, and realizes the bull is not only a shifter, but his beloved, his soul mate. Cassium learns Garth has been driven from his herd for disobeying a controlling alpha, leaving behind two young children. While Cassium is happy to help reunite the bull shifter with his kids, is he ready to take on the role of parent when all he wanted was to retire?   Read More


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Pint-Sized Protector
Wolves of Stone Ridge: Book Thirty
 
Cayden Rochette works as a negotiator for the Stone Ridge wolf pack. For decades he has worked behind the scenes with his alpha to secure peace for the pack’s future, which often leads to long stretches away from home. After one such assignment, he discovers a cat shifter staying in his house as his brothers’ guest. One sniff is all it takes to realize the small feline is his mate. Still, the Andean mountain cat is a shy shifter recently rescued from years of torture at the hands of scientists. The cat hasn’t even shifted, yet, even after staying with the wolves for weeks. With a little help from the mate-pull, Cayden earns the cat’s curiosity—if not his trust—enough for him to shift, anyway. That opens up a whole new world of questions. Ajax grew up away from shifters and knows little of their ways. Can Cayden convince the solitary shifter of the benefits of staying with him?  Read More


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Kort's Treasure
A Paranormals Love: Book Thirteen

Kort is a gargoyle. He’s known as the friendly playboy of the clutch, while nothing could really be further from the truth. As much as he flirts with almost every available male that enters the gargoyle’s estate, he’s never taken any to his bed. Kort is waiting, just as he has been for over two hundred years. After watching a number of his buddies be blessed with their mate, he has faith that Fate will soon reveal his other half.
     When Kort smells something wonderful on the clothes of a fellow gargoyle’s mate, he is quick to question the human. He suspects the other man has been in contact with his mate. Learning that the owner of the scent, a human named Mace Capston, was just in the emergency room, Kort locates the human’s home and takes up a vigil.   Read More


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Sharing a Demon's Bond
A Loving Nip: Book Five
 
Peter has lived with vampires for almost two decades, ever since his own parents were killed in a house fire, and he considers himself pretty knowledgeable about paranormals. Stopping for a cup of coffee in a diner, Peter finds himself turned on by the steady stare of a big Italian. When he makes a pit-stop at the diner's restroom, he doesn't expect a hook-up. That's exactly what Peter gets...and he also learns he doesn't know as much about Paranormals as he thinks he does. His new lover, Balthazar is a demon, who is coming up on his one thousandth birthday. He kidnaps Peter, claiming him as his amina, his soul, a reward from the Gods on doing his job well for a thousand years. Except, Balthazar's job is sucking out the souls of the living and delivering them to Death.   Read More


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More than Patient
A Loving Nip: Book Four
 
Garner Vorzman suspects that his beloved--the other half of his soul--is none other than Brock Sanchez. While everyone considers the human an all-around good guy, he is also a womanizing playboy. Having spent almost one hundred years in the military, Garner draws on his knowledge of strategy. He uses the levity of the coven Christmas party to his advantage and seduces Brock. Unfortunately, the human runs from their connection. Hoping if he leaves Brock alone he will come to crave what they'd shared, Garner waits for months. He runs out of time when drinking blood from other donors becomes nearly impossible. Angry at the human's apparent obstinateness, Garner tracks Brock down and issues an ultimatum. Give them one dalliance every other week so Garner can draw the blood he needs...  Read More


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Driving Borscht Batty
Wolves of Stone Ridge: Book Twenty-Nine
 
Borscht Kuznetsov is the master of his vampire coven. He likes his donors silent, his people obedient, and his life orderly. When an alarm on the northern outskirts of his property alert him to intruders, he leads the charge to drive the humans from his land. To his surprise, Borscht discovers they were chasing an Egyptian fruit bat. Confused by his sudden onslaught of protectiveness, he realizes the little creature is a shifter...who refuses to shift.

With his only memories that of his time spent in captivity, Sekani doesn't know much. He can't even understand the words of the people around him after he escapes from his prison. Still, one of them smells really good...and the man saved him...  Read More




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For a Dragon's Healing
Highland Dragons: Book Six
 
Upon learning from his son that his chieftain plans to force his daughter to wed a stranger, Achaius McCord flees with his family. In order to escape, he spends hours clinging to a dragon's neck, aggravating his crippled thigh muscles. He spends the first few days in his new home flat on his back, and when he finally regains his feet, he's constantly asked if he needs help...with everything. All Achaius wants is for everyone to stop coddling him. While he knows he's no longer in his prime, he's not an invalid. Then, he learns the true reason everyone is being so nice. He is what the dragons consider an asda, a human capable of bonding with a dragon, affording them status and companionship. Having lived as a cripple for nearly a decade, Achaius knows he's looked down on and pitied by his fellow man. Why would anyone want him as their companion?   Read More


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Tempting the Bear
A Paranormal's Love: Book Twelve
 
Wren Cleaver only wants to keep his goddaughter safe. Having looked after Penelope since her parents died when she was sixteen, Wren is used to keeping tabs on her. It's hard for him to remember that she's an adult. It's also hard for him to accept that she's dating a man twice her age, Golren Rabenau. When Wren drops by her home one evening to talk to Penelope about her involvement with Golren--who he discovers is not who he says he is--Wren arrives just in time to see her climb into the man's SUV. Wanting to know where Golren is taking his goddaughter, Wren follows them to the grounds of the massive Falias Estate, a place, according to the town gossip, has been shrouded in mystery for decades. Sneaking onto the grounds, Wren thinks the arboretum will be a safe place to sneak inside so he can learn a bit more about the place's occupants.  Read More


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Lifting Techniques
Carry Me: Book Four
 
Detective Ryan Straton is known as the happy-go-lucky playboy of the precinct, the consummate bachelor of the department. At a Halloween party, he enjoys admiring the eye-candy, including a lovely lady--who he learns is Doctor Morgan Pruitt--dressed as Marilyn Monroe. When Ryan stumbles across Morgan getting backed into a corner by a trio of men, he plays hero and rescues her. He's shocked to be offered a blowjob in thanks, but quickly gets on board when the woman proves just how adept she is with her hands...and her mouth.
    When the deed is done, Ryan discovers that Morgan isn't a woman, and he's just received the best blowjob of his life from a man. As he's done with every woman he's bedded for almost a decade, he plans to move on and forget about Morgan.  Read More