GENRE: Gay Erotic Romance
LENGTH: 28,147 words
Five years ago, British transplant, Jude, left San Francisco after the tragic murder of his lover, Martin. Heartbroken, he settled in Sutter's Bay and opened a small flower shop, hoping that surrounding himself with bright colors and pretty things -- living things -- would somehow lessen the anguish he felt over his loss.Jude never expects to find a love like he shared with Martin ever again. Certainly a love like theirs won't come along twice in a lifetime. But then Jude meets sexy Rex Warner, the new veterinarian in Sutter's Bay, and he can't help but wonder if his luck has changed.Will Rex be able to stop Jude from dwelling on the painful past and look toward a promising future instead?EXCERPT:Note: may contain sexually explicit scenes of a homoerotic nature.