New Heat Ratings



Zero: No sexual content and/or mild romantic elements.

Mild: Mild sensuality, mild heat, occasional love scene, no graphic euphemisms.

Moderate: Moderate sensuality, moderate heat, increased frequency of love scenes, more graphic language.

Graphic: High level of sensuality, detailed love scenes, graphic description of anatomy and of sexual acts.

Extreme: Intense or extreme erotic scenes and/or language.

All release dates posted are approximate goals. MLR Press is an author-centric press and we publish to an occasionally fluid timetable. Please bear with us. Creativity has its own elusive schedule!

Upcoming Releases

Catch Me
By A.R. Moler

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When the SWAT team leader says no to Christmas, you have to wonder why.


It's Christmas time and Ben Sullivan is having problems getting his boyfriend, Tyler Czuba, to commit to a holiday schedule. Tyler has finally come out to his SWAT team and his relationship with Ben is now out in the open. Tyler has always worked on Christmas and doesn't seem willing to compromise this year either. When Tyler ends up on desk duty, Ben thinks that maybe that family Christmas will work out after all. But Tyler explodes over the issue. Suddenly, Ben has to wonder if their relationship will even survive the holidays at all.




Due Out 12/2013


Walk Me Down The Middle
By Nicole Dennis

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Growing up in small town Montana, two cowboys defy the odds to find music and love.


Sage Wallstatt loves music, horses, and his family. He dreams of playing the guitar with a country-rock band. Meeting his best friend at age seven, they became inseparable. Sage's feelings change when he never looks at girls, only Kaden. One magical night alters their paths. Two years later, as Sage scrambles to pull his life together, he has to decide to follow his dreams or stay on the ranch. Should he defy all to walk hand-in-hand with his chosen partner?


Kaden Carmody grew up with the best and the worst until he meets his best friend, Sage on a school playground. He finds solace with Sage and their cave hideout. One night changes everything until reality yanks them apart. Breaking free, Kaden returns to figure out the truth of his feelings for Sage, defy his father, and understand the gay man hiding inside.


Due Out 12/2014


My Bodyguard
By Derek Adams

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Jeff's desire to go to college and live a normal life is undermined by his crime boss father's insistence that he be accompanied at all times by a bodyguard. Jeff does his best to despise Vic Torres, but his disdain is gradually turned to desire by the man's quiet charm and his undeniable sex appeal. Try as he might, Jeff can't breach the barricades Vic has erected between them until one fateful night when their quiet world is rocked by violence.




Due Out 12/2014


Grenzen
Love in Germany Series
By Chris McHart

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What do you do if the Dom you love is half a world away?


When work requires Ryan to leave behind warm and sunny Arizona for cold and snowy Germany, he decides to visit the famous Nuremberg Christmas Market where he meets sexy Julian.


But Julian isn't an average guy, he's a Dom. And he wants Ryan to be his sub.


That's something Ryan has dreamt of, but never admitted to anyone, not even himself. With Julian it suddenly becomes possible.


But what happens once Ryan has to go home, especially since he's developing feelings for Julian?


There isn't a future for a relationship if you're half a world apart...


Due Out 12/2014


The Magic of Christmas
By Pelaam

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On a friends' getaway in a winter wonderland, Jared and Casey discover real Christmas magic.


Jared joins his four best friends on an early Christmas holiday in a beautiful winter wonderland. He's been in love with the talented and extroverted Casey for years, but lacked the courage to say anything.


Casey loves Jared, but despite his gregarious exterior, inside lurks someone shy and insecure and so he's never spoken up.


Both men are about to experience real Christmas magic.




Due Out 12/2014


Something More for Santa
By AKM Miles


While on a break at Martin's Department Store, Derek Campbell, aka Santa, wishes aloud for a little something for Santa and he gets it, and more.


Derek Campbell loves his job as Santa at Martin's, but finds himself wishing for a little something for himself. He's surprised when an elf hears his request and answers him. Derek gets more than he bargained for when he meets young Michael and then Max, who just happens to own Martin's. He falls in love with both of them and they him, then something happens, something bad. They overcome because they're strong together, and they have a good Christmas. But then, even worse things happen. What now? What follows is a wonderful holiday story filled with love, adventure, fear, hope, and kittens. This is a re-release but has been greatly expanded and re-edited.


Due Out 12/2014


Black Shades
Past and Present Tense
By Barbara Geiger

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When Peter's boyfriend's dead drag queen lover shows up to reenact The Christmas Carol over the Christmas holiday, the life lessons will be hard, but at least the shoes are going to be absolutely fabulous.


Colin and Peter haven't quite made it to happily ever after. Peter's been running for such a long time that his fight or flight response is automatic. He knows Colin wants to be his safe place to fall, but Peter's terrified that eventually he'll do and say the wrong thing to make Colin just like all the other men in his life. It takes Colin's dead former lover, Ren, a fabulous drag queen, as the ghost of Christmas past, present and future to remind him where he came from, what he's doing right now and who he really wants to be.


Due Out 12/2014


Lonnie's New Christmas
Marine Dragons
By Jenn Dease

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Can Lonnie overcome the bad Holiday memories with his dragon's help?


Lonnie Douglas has reason to dislike, almost hate the holidays. His parents are now in the background of his life. Back from his time in the Navy, Vincent Taylor lands in Lonnie's present life, hoping to show him the love and need he has always felt.


Can Lonnie handle the new responsibilities the town leaders are asking of him? Can he overcome the bad memories with his dragon's help?



Due Out 12/2014


Frost Moon
Snowballs, Icicles and ...Fire?
By Megan Slayer


Jagger doesn't want much for the holidays-just an angel for Christmas.


Christmas is the time to heal wounds and come together, especially if you're an angel. Michael's job for the last few hundred years has been to clean up the messes created by the humans and the demons. Although he loves his job, he wants more this Christmas than to watch everyone else be merry and bright. He loves the holiday and wants to share the day with someone special…especially once he sees Jagger. The sexy, but sad looking man has confessed he hates Christmas. Can a Christmas angel really sway the Scrooge and help him find more than just the beauty in Christmas?



Due Out 12/2014