The Assignment Detective Nicholas Valenti, tall, dark and stoic, has been best friends with his partner, Sean O'Brian for six years. The two men have seen each other through divorce, disaster, and danger, and saved each other's asses more times than Valenti can count. Exactly when he started... show more
The Assignment Detective Nicholas Valenti, tall, dark and stoic, has been best friends with his partner, Sean O'Brian for six years. The two men have seen each other through divorce, disaster, and danger, and saved each other's asses more times than Valenti can count. Exactly when he started seeing his blond, intense partner in another light, Valenti isn't really sure. He only knows that he wants O'Brian in a way that had nothing to do with friendship and everything to do with possession. It is a desire he will have to hide forever because O'Brian is undeniably straight. Just as Valenti is coming to grips with his new, unacceptable feelings for his partner their police captain puts them on a new case that could blow Valenti's cover once and for all. He and O'Brian are going undercover at the country's largest and most infamous gay resort to bust a notorious drug lord and stop the shipments of poison cocaine that are flooding the gay bars all over the city. Now Valenti will have to make a choice between friendship and desire. He and O'Brian will play the roles of gay men that will push the limits of their relationship to the breaking point. Will their time at the RamJack forge a new bond between them or destroy their partnership forever? I'll Be Hot for Christmas, a Loose Id Stocking Stuffer featuring Valenti and O'Brian, heroes from The Assignment It's a year after their assignment at the RamJack where they first confessed their feelings for each other. Valenti and O'Brian have been sharing an exclusive and white-hot relationship when Valenti suddenly pulls away. Understandably upset, O'Brian is determined to find out why his partner/lover is giving him the cold shoulder on Christmas, even if it means handcuffing Valenti to the bed to get the truth out of him! Publisher's Note: The Assignment and I'll Be Hot for Christmas are male-male love stories and contains homoerotic sex acts that may be offensive to some readers.
Publish date: March 11th 2008
Publisher: Loose Id, LLC
Pages no: 190
Edition language: English
, Erotic Romance
, M M Romance
, Gay Romance
, Gay For You
Series: Assignment (#1)
Question: When you say bdsm what exactly do you mean? Like is there a lot of it???
Yeah, this was just ok. I had just finished [b:Hot Head|10506237|Hot Head (Head, #1)|Damon Suede|https://d202m5krfqbpi5.cloudfront.net/books/1307050057s/10506237.jpg|15412114] before starting this. Hot Head was way better. I gave that 5 stars. I would recommend Hot Head instead.
A GFY that was pretty good. Nothing about the story blew me away and because of that the nit picks I had stood out a bit more. For instance they always used each other's last names except in times of intimacy or seriousness. That is kinda a pet peeve of mine though I understand the dynamics behind...
I was disappointed. This book was predictable and a bit cheesy. The confusion of though and thought drove me nuts too. The sex was hot, but the ending was a bit weird. I don't believe Valenti and O'Brian would have gotten off (no pun intended) so easily from Conrad and his goons. If he was such...
Opening Line: "This is gonna take some getting used to." Set in the early 1980’s (which kept me visualizing Starsky and Hutch and hoping for descriptions of Magnum-esque moustaches) THE ASSIGNMENT is a su-weet read. Just long enough at 161 pages and certainly steamy enough, I can see myself r...