Author Charlie Richards - Giving love and imagination free reign
Welcome to the home of Charlie Richards
 
Author of Erotic Romance - I offer M/M romance stories, although a few of my older tales are M/F and menage.
Come explore the worlds of gargoyles, shifters, and creatures of the paranormal!




Halloween Scare Trail

Swing by on October 28th to join the fun!














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Fae on a Roll
Kontra's Menagerie: Book Twenty-Five
 
Prudhoe Rison is a specially trained fae enforcer who'd been sent to the human realm to search for a missing prince. After completing the task, he should have returned home, but feeling a pull to stay, he's remained for several weeks. Wandering the town to discover the source of the sensation has proven fruitless...until he drives past the library. The pull he's been feeling intensifies, and he follows it into the building. There he meets Korvyn Peruke--his paramour--the other half of his soul. Prudhoe is drawn to Korvyn's friendly disposition and outgoing personality. Even though the human is wheelchair-bound, it doesn't stop Korvyn from enjoying life.
At first, Korvyn doesn't understand why the serious and handsome...  Read More




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Planned Release Date: November 16th

Singing in the Wolf's Shower
Wolves of Stone Ridge: Book Forty-Six
 
Mishka Fadgen is new to the Stone Ridge wolf pack, and after losing a challenge to earn the beta position, he's offered a slot as an enforcer instead. His first task comes soon, as the alpha's daughter, Sara, goes missing from college. Mishka accompanies several others to San Francisco, following a lead to her whereabouts. After consulting with a detective who's aware of shifters, he hits the streets and starts searching. What he finds, however, isn't what he expected--his mate. Mishka discovers a young, crippled human living in an abandoned warehouse. With a lot of coaxing--and the promise of a good meal and a hot shower--Mishka convinces Aramis to join him at the home the...  Read More



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The Cat that Snared the Tom
Shifter's Regime: Book Two
 
For over a century, Lachlan Addair worked for the Shifter Council as an enforcer. When the ruling body decided to open a new investigative branch, Lachlan was the first to volunteer. Infiltrating and exploring a shifter unit without detection is right up his curious cat's alley. When Lachlan's duty to report the causes of strife within a lynx pride has him slipping into Councilman Goldstein's estate undetected--just for fun, of course--Lachlan stumbles across Thad--his mate. Unfortunately, the wild turkey shifter is standoffish and brusque. He doesn't trust Lachlan and makes no secret that he thinks the mate-pull is nothing but...  Read More




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You'll be the Death of Us
A Loving Nip: Book Seventeen
 
Eric Young and Daren Creston met when both attended a pride parade in Denver with friends. They'd immediately hit it off. Three months later, city-dwelling Eric moved in with small-town living Daren, and they made their home in Colin City. Seven years later, they are still very much in love. After years of saving, Eric and Daren head to a dude ranch for a little sun, fun, and sexy cowboy roleplay in the bedroom. The place has amazing reviews, is run by vampires, and was recommended by their wolf shifter buddies. After a tragic riding accident leaves Daren's life hanging perilously by a thread, Eric is willing to do anything to save his lover. Death, one of the Horsemen of the Apocalypse...  Read More



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Wading with an Octopus
Beneath Aquatica's Waves: Book Four

Over two weeks before, Detective Grisham Canton arrested the wrong guy--Solomon Lynch. It wasn't the first time it'd happened and probably wouldn't be the last. What made it stand out, however, was the stranger who'd been with Solomon. Grisham didn't know his name, but the memory of his lean, sexy body, wide dark eyes, and distinctive black and red hair invaded his dreams. Waking with a hard on was quickly getting old. Grisham heads to World of Aquatica, hoping to discover the stranger's identity.  When Grisham meets Cuzco Judson, the attraction is even more intense...  Read More





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Captivating his Cattle Baron
A Paranormal's Love: Book Twenty-Four

Elder Bodb has walked the earth for over a thousand years. All that time, he's waited patiently for Fate to bring him his mate. When he travels to the Falias clutch to share sentencing information on one of their former members, he catches just the faintest whiff of something...something intoxicating. His mate is finally near. After discovering the smell originated from the brother of a man mated to a gargoyle, Bodb learns that Nicholas Lindson doesn't know about the paranormal world. To make matters worse, Nicholas is engaged to some socialite in Texas...  Read More






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A new series placed in the Wolves of Stone Ridge universe...

Hacking the Consequences
Shifter's Regime: Book One
 
Over fifty years before, Vincentius Goldstein agreed to join the Shifter Council with the express intention of bringing their technology into the twenty-first century. After all, he'd had fun hacking into it. He's done that, and now finds the almost daily meetings and constant infighting stretching his patience. Vincentius prefers the seclusion of his computer room. When he discovers someone hacking into his system, his excitement is stirred for the first time in decades. After figuring out where the hacker is located, Vincentius sends a council investigator after him. To his shock, when the investigator returns with...  Read More





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Bringing Him Down to Earth
Part of the Spring Fever Anthology

Cory Porter takes the light rail to and from work on a daily basis. After making an extra stop so he can pick up food for an ailing friend, he’s approached by a stunningly handsome man—Benjamin Sturgis. Cory gives in to temptation and accepts a date from Benji. On his way to meet him at the restaurant, however, Cory sees what looks like a mugging gone wrong in an alley…and recognizes Benji right in the thick of things. Can Cory accept that things aren’t always what they seem, or will he cut Benji from his life…as well as the extraordinary implications it could offer him?  Read an Excerpt





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A Human, a Merman, and the Unexpected
Tales of the Briny Nix: Book Three

Tran Poleman has been fighting his attraction to the merman Garan Vermidian for many months. He's watched his best friends, Wayne and Easton, succumb to the mating pull and bond with mermen. They seem happy, and while Tran wants a little of that for himself, he doesn't trust this bond the mermen call Adelfi Psychi--soul mates. He'd thought he'd found a guy that could make him happy once before. It had ended with Tran in the hospital, fearing for his life. How could he put his life, his heart, in the hands of another? Still, Garan is kind and charming and persistent. Tran's resolve weakens, and when...  Read More





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The Screen Pass
Carry Me: Book Seven
 
Jake Lewis has been out and proud since high school, blessed with supportive and understanding--for the most part--family and friends. He's even managed to enjoy a few carnal experiences, but it's never been anything that's really flipped his switches. He craves a committed relationship like the one he sees his father and Vincent share. Starting his second year of college, Jake finds himself tired of having to keep his serial monogamist leanings on the down-low. He decides it's time to enjoy school activities other than football. Running across a broad-shouldered, cane-wielding, braid-sporting older black man, he realizes he's spotted someone who sets his picky libido on fire. He learns the guy's name is Devon Gateman, and much to his surprise, is the brother of...  Read More