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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!




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Planned Release Date: August 3rd

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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The Coercion of his Mate
Wolves of Stone Ridge: Book Forty-Five
 
Gracen Robicheaux felt his petition to fight for the beta position of the Stone Ridge, Colorado wolf shifter pack was a sign from the gods. After over two hundred years, he could finally openly express his desire for a male mate. When Gracen runs into the human Lance Coracans, he changes his opinion. The gods are laughing at him. His worst fear has come to pass--kids. Lance has a very young daughter for whom he's fighting for custody. Still, Gracen reminds himself that Lance is his mate. Embracing change will be worth it. However between an injured baby-sitter, a sick daughter, and...  Read More



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Channeling the Womanizer's Lust
A Paranormal's Love: Book Twenty-Three

Over the last couple of years, Mitch Lindson has watched his buddies fall in love and bond with gargoyles. He's happy that they're happy...but he doesn't understand it. Settling down with one person isn't even a blip on his radar, yet. On top of that, all gargoyles are male. Mitch used to double date with his friends. He can't figure out their sudden switch. When the gargoyle Kardamon breaks up his bid to seduce a daughter of one of the paranormals, Mitch is shocked to feel arousal for the male. Confused, he runs. The dreams start shortly thereafter, leaving him horny and dissatisfied.  Read More



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The Scorpion and His Prey
Kontra's Menagerie: Book Twenty-Four
 
Rusty Peruke works as a mechanic and is close with his family. His wheelchair-bound brother, Korvyn, lives with him, and he sends extra cash home to his parents on a regular basis. When he meets Acheron while the man is at the shop buying a set of fast wheels, Rusty is both excited and concerned--and it's not because he's never been with a guy. Acheron is a loner scorpion shifter who hasn't stayed in one place since he left his family home over eight decades before. Rusty has no intention of running out on his family. To him, their needs come first. Can two polar opposites...   Read More



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Sekani's Stinky Escapade
A Wolves of Stone Ridge Tale
 
Sekani just planned to stretch his Egyptian fruit bat's wings a little while his vampire lover, Master Borscht Kuznetsov, sat through a conference call. Unfortunately, his short flight takes an unexpected turn when he runs into another bat...of the non-shifter variety. Sekani's headlong rush puts him in unexpected peril. While Sekani can speak telepathically with Borscht, will it be enough for his vampire to find and rescue him?   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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Diving with a Hammerhead
Beneath Aquatica's Waves: Book Three
 
Solomon Lynch figured his decision to help his boss's son escape from under his dominating thumb would cost him his job. Instead, it nearly costs him his life. He's jumped and beaten in an alley, but Solomon has no delusions about who sent the men. He only lives because his ropes weren't tied tight enough, and he manages to escape the cinderblock that was meant to send him swimming with the fishes. He doesn't remember much after that, but rousing in an unfamiliar place is a mixed blessing. Doctor Anthony Keller is hawt! Solomon realizes instantly that...  Read More



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The Officer and the Vampire Chef
A Loving Nip: Book Sixteen
 
Patrick Brown knows he's a little odd for a vampire, enjoying cooking and dancing. It works for him, though, since he's his vampire coven's chef, and he loves spending hours doing both as he shimmies around his kitchen. On a routine food run he stops a robbery at his local grocer's. To Patrick's surprise, the blood of one of the officers calls to him like nothing ever has. He realizes the human policeman is his beloved, his soul mate. While Patrick easily scents the human's arousal, betraying his interest, Officer Allen Robinson barely gives him the time of day. Undeterred, Patrick begins...  Read More



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Tumbling Hair & Bread Crumbs
A Twisted Fairy Tale Story
 
Hansel Lorain has been close with his sister, Gretel, ever since escaping a witch when they were children. When she begins disappearing for hours at a time, he pressures her into telling him where she's going and why. To Hansel's surprise, Gretel is visiting a woman trapped in a tower. He leaves his sister to her friendship, but when she doesn't come home one evening, he fears he made the wrong decision. After all, who had trapped the woman in the first place? Heading to the tower to find Gretel, Hansel instead runs across Jory Marable...and the handsome man's blade. After a scuffle, Hansel is forced...  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