vampire, Mark Julian, who is the nephew of Augustus Caesar. He is a private
investigator to the city’s supernatural community. He meets and falls in love
with a human Detective named Vinnie Pasquale.
loves to dress in the style of the
1940’s, assists Mark. By book two she meets her future love, Jean-Claude, the
crown prince of the City’s major werewolf clan.
Tortego. He is the autocratic head of the supernatural city govt, a former head
of the Spanish Inquisition and a vampire
who fears losing power to democratic counsel reformers like Jean-Claude.
the reader not only has a mystery case in each book but also reads about power
struggles, frustrated loves, prejudice
against mixed supernatural couplings etc. unfold during the books thus far.
Book Title: The Case of the Heavenly Host (A Mark Julian, Vampire P.I. Mystery #3)
suggest you read the first two books in order to have a better understanding of
the task of planning his and Vin’s wedding alone. Little does he know, Vin’s
Mother has decided to lend a helping hand as well, and is bringing along her
best friend Teresa Castillo to help. These two little ladies are a trip when
they get together. They are not to be crossed. As Maria and Teresa are off having a little
meeting with the archbishop, Mark receives a visit from a very unexpected guest
that adds a little more chaos to Marks life. The Angel Raphael needs Mark’s help in finding
the sword that once belonged to the Archangel Michael. The sword was once
responsible for trapping away great evil. Now, there are two Dark Angels back
and they are on the Hunt for the Sword. Mark must got to any lengths possible
to make sure he reaches it first. The search is on. As Mark follows his list of leads, Vin has a not so
pleasant encounter with the two evil Dark Angels.
also get to see the events behind his turning.
Be ready for a story that will bust out all types of different emotions. It
doesn’t end on a very happy note, but it will definitely make you long for the
next book in the series.
investigation, he realized he needed to be patient until the next day when the
names Raphael promised would be provided to him. He left his office for home
thinking that at the very least he could discuss the general outlines of job he
was undertaking with his lover. He had long
cases was a valuable resource.
secure any possible information about the sword’s whereabouts Mark pulled out a
Bible that Vinnie’s mom had given to her son.
nothing in any of them indicated what had been the fate of his sword. He was soon
frustrated. With no other ideas on what to do next, he decided he would try to
get some much needed sleep until Vinnie’s return.
his current lack of a clear plan to successfully complete the job. He was still
tossing and turning in their bed at three in the morning when an exhausted
Vinnie got back to their apartment. The PI heard his lover making the same type
of racket he always did when he was late getting home at night, while
endearingly trying not to be noisy. Somehow the brawny New York City detective
was simply incapable of being quiet. Mark sighed, just happy to know his
soon-to-be spouse had arrived back safely.
case the latter was currently assigned too.
Normally they shared the details of their respective cases, but this one
had become the exception to that rule. For some reason, Vinnie was under strict
orders not to divulge any of the facts about it to anyone. Although he had
tried to pry something from Vinnie, the latter had insisted he had given his
word of honor to keep silent. Once Mark heard that he stopped all further
inquiries on the matter. Vinnie took great pride in keeping his promises and he
did not want to be the cause of the detective not keeping such a commitment.
Vinnie’s belief in keeping one’s personal integrity was another quality that
bound them even closer.
Vinnie’s quiet footsteps moving toward their bed. Bad day, hon?” Mark quizzed.
lover’s well-muscled, taller frame
spooning close to his own back. Mark wanted to inform Vinnie right away about
the day’s events.
other than a nice chat in his mind. As
he felt the heat of his lover’s torso pressed against him, Mark decided to
simply enjoy the moment.
Vinnie kissed Mark’s ear before
beginning a sensual nibbling. His bristly five o’clock shadow erotically
scraped along the surface of the side of Mark’s neck. The vampire felt his
heart beat faster as familiar sensations of pure arousal flared.
sensually wiggled his rump against Vinnie’s aroused manhood until, as he hoped,
he felt his partner moan with delight.
warm breath brushed against the vampire’s hair. “More,” Mark mumbled as he used
his hips to wiggle his rump faster across Vinnie’s growing erection.
Vinnie chuckled, even as the erection that was pressing on Mark’s rear seemed
to indicate otherwise.
respectable arousal now pressed against his lover’s. “Really? Too tired?” He teased
as he leaned his head forward towards Vinnie’s so they could kiss. Vinnie’s
slowly traced the outline Mark’s lips with the tip of his tongue while Mark let
his right hand descend between their bodies to fondle Vinnie’s nipples. This
action brought gasps from his partner as they stiffened under Mark’s grip.
downward to firmly take their joint hardness into a grip of his own.
their bodies were sweating. “Mark, I love you man.” Vinnie hissed in the height
of ecstasy, as he rested his head on Mark’s shoulder.
stimulations being created by Vinnie’s expert mutual masturbation. Soon Vinnie
was nipping on Mark’s ear, knowing this drove the latter to an even higher
state of arousal. Mark responded by increasing his own manual stimulation of
Vinnie’s nipples. With the patient skill of longtime sexual partners, each had
by now an instinctive knowledge of precisely what turned on the other. The room
filled with their panting. Mark knew that both were edging closer towards a
area. Since an early age he has been interested in “Dr. Who”, all
things vampire, the late 1940’s noir movie style, pulp fictions and murder
the “Letter Lounge” drinking a chilled cocktail with friends.
Although he does not know of any vampires, he holds out the hope to one-day
bump into one in a non-lethal encounter.
and 2 ecopy
ecopy of Book 1
Case of the Choirboy Killer
Print Length: 135 pages
Romance, Vampire, Paranormal, Series
Publisher: Ai Press; 2 edition (June 23, 2014)
Julian is New York’s only private eye for the supernatural. He has a job to do,
one that includes not getting romantically involved with humans. Until a
feeding frenzy on gay men crosses his path with irresistible Detective Vincent
Pasquale of the NYPD. The paranormal world is about to collide with the human
world, in more ways than one…
The city is being hit by a wave of killings
where the victims share two things in common: 1) they are gay and, 2) they have
been drained of blood. The press is having a field day using a witness’
description to label him as “the choirboy killer” and the gay community is up
in arms. Worse the local vampire council is convinced the killer one of their
own who has gone rogue and is intentionally committing these activities as an
affront the entire undead community. “I mean we just don’t act this way here,”
sniffed the head of the council, “I mean this is New York City after all!”
The council goes to the only person from their
community who they think can find the killer and end his reign. Mark Julian, a
vampire like themselves and New York’s only private eye for the supernatural
world. With the help of his secretary Jaime, an incubus-succubus changeling sex
demon he begins the hunt. His only major problem is that one of New York’s
finest is also on the trail of the fiend who is dispatching the city’s
citizens. When hunky detective Vincent Pasquale and Julian cross paths the gay
detective finds the well-built handsome law officer is not only impeding his
quiet search but also, for the first time in centuries, getting him heated up
as well. Will they join forces or will one of them fall victim to the
sensational choirboy killer?
Bonus Feature: The Curious Case of the Runaway
Print Length: 139 pages
Publisher: Ai Press; 2 edition (July 14, 2014)
looming, the last thing Mark Julian, Vampire, P.I. needs is romantic
entanglement with sexy human detective Vincent Pasquale. It’s all spinning out
The crown prince of the werewolf clan has
disappeared and Tortego, his vampire enemy on the city’s supernatural governing
body, is suspected. With a horrific werewolf vs. vampire civil war now looming
the crafty Tortego has once more turned to Mark Julian for help in finding the
lost prince. But Mark is knee deep in his own problems. After the first rushes
of romance his relationship with the very human Detective Vinnie Pasquale is
To complicate matters further Vinnie’s mother
has a personal request for her son’s boyfriend, Mark. She wants him to find out
who killed and mutilated her best friend’s dog. With Jaime’s itching to join in
the cases will it all turn out all right in the end or, is a werewolf/vampire
all-out war and a personal breakup for him on his horizons.
Also two bonus stories: The Case That Marked the
Beginning and The Panicky Case of the Cucciolo di lupo_
Publisher’s note: This book was previously
published. It has been edited for re-release with Ai Press.