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James Buchanan

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James Buchanan, the author of over ten gay novels and single author anthologies, lives in a 100 year old Craftsman in California with SexyGuy, two demon spawn and a heard of adopted dogs, cats, rats and fish. Between managing a law practice with SG, raising kids and writing books, James volunteers with the Erotic Author's Association, Liminal Ink, the EPIC Awards Committee as well as coordinates the newsletter for the ManLoveRomance Author's co-op. James has spoken and read at conferences such as Saints & Sinners and the Popular Culture Association. In the midst of midlife crises, James bought and learned to ride a Harley - it went with the big, extended cab pickup. James has been a member of CorpGoth since 1993 and been know to wear le...more

Average rating: 3.91 · 6,416 ratings · 822 reviews · 49 distinct works · Similar authors
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Laying Ghosts (Deputy Joe, #3)
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Personal Demons
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“Suck me off in the car on the way over and you call me horny?" Nate growled again. "Get out of those fucking jeans!”
James Buchanan, The Good Thief

“Something just ain't right about thanking the Lord for sending you an opportunistic pretty boy who carried a string of condoms and single use packets of lube in his pocket. Still, I did it.”
James Buchanan, Hard Fall

“Know what the best thing about morning sex is?" Caesar snorted and pinched Nate's hip.
"No," Nate laughed, "nobody has to sleep on the wet spot.”
James Buchanan, The Good Thief



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James sJOd wrote: "Thanks for accepting the friend request. A goodreads member recommended I read one of your books and now I'm a huge fan. Even have you as a favorite author on my blog now

Thanks. I'm glad you liked it

S.J.D. Peterson Thanks for accepting the friend request. A goodreads member recommended I read one of your books and now I'm a huge fan. Even have you as a favorite author on my blog now

From the moment I picked up "The Good Thief" I couldn't put it down. Thank you for writing such an amazing book.

Cheryl Pierson Hi James,
Nice to meet you! I have a brother-in-law named James that is an attorney, too!

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