Six For Sunday – Favourite LGBT characters
To celebrate Pride Month I am joining in with A Little But A Lot and their weekly meme of naming six items that fit that weeks prompt.
Last week I shared 6 LGBTQ+ books, this week I’ll be featuring some of the characters from those books, along with a few others.
Character – Eroan Ilanea
An elf assassin who falls for the ultimate enemy – a dragon prince. This pair face prejudice of a different kind, given that the Elves and Dragons are enemies. That said, Prince Lysander’s sexual preferences are a not always well kept secret since dragons are expected to mate and produce young.
Title – Silk & Steel Trilogy
Author – Ariana Nash
Genre – Dark Fantasy MM Romance
Goodreads – https://www.goodreads.com/series/248335-silk-and-steel
Character – Trey
A messenger elf turned assassin, who at the end of the war returns to his wandering ways. Trey was a lover, not a fighter, sharing his love in brief encounters during his travels. He was the man who first opened Eroan’s eyes to his own sexuality and a key player throughout the series.
Title – Lost & Found (Silk & Steel)
Author – Ariana Nash
Genre – Fantasy MM Romance
Goodreads – https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/49003989-lost-found
Character – Fran
Fran doesn’t appear on the cover of the books, but she is a main character in the series. Whilst it is inferred that she and Caleb have been intimate, Fran shares her bed based on attraction, not gender.
Title – The 1000 Revolutions
Author – Pippa DaCosta
Genre – Space Opera/ Science Fiction Romance
Goodreads – https://www.goodreads.com/series/150958-the-1000-revolution
Character – Cole McClish
A man truly learning to let go and love, held back by societies prejudices and judgements. Cole and Owen will steal, break and then remake your heart in this full-of-feels contemporary romance.
Title – Fresh Catch
Author – Kate Canterbary
Genre – MM Contemporary Romance
Goodreads – https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/35919933-fresh-catch
Character – Jamie Teller
Coming out of the closet is tough enough. Discovering you are in the closet and then leaving it, on top of being a well known sports star, is even harder. Jamie’s sexuality leads to him becoming the victim of a hate crime, though a victim he most certainly isn’t.
Title – Temptation’s Inferno
Author – Kat Mizera
Genre – MM Contemporary Sports Romance
Goodreads – https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/34609571-temptation-s-inferno