ABOUT THE BOOK:
Dev, a geeky first year physics student, has zero sexual experience and heís determined to change that ASAP. After a bad time in halls of residence, heís starting the summer term with different housemates and a new plan of action.
NB: Although this book is part of a series, it is a complete story with different main characters and can be read as a standalone.
Release Date: June 22
Book Length: 54,000 words
Genre: Contemporary Gay Romance
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Sitting on his bed, Dev yawned, his full stomach making him sleepy. He stared at his phone as he contemplated calling home but decided he couldnít face it tonight. He loved his mum, but she did tend to bang on. Once she got him on the line, sheíd end up talking for ages and asking him a million questions he was too tired to answer. Instead, he sent his mum a quick text.
All moved in, everythingís good. Iím shattered now so Iím going to have an early night. Iíll call you tomorrow.
She replied within seconds as though sheíd been waiting for him to call.
Okay sweetie, glad youíre settled. Sleep well xxx
He picked up his notepad and crossed off phone home. Texting counted. He also crossed off everything else on his list for today.
That was Saturday done. Dev set his notepad aside, opened his laptop, and pulled up his lists app. He liked his notepad for day-to- day organisation; it gave him a certain satisfaction to cross out the things heíd done and to get to the end of the day with all the tasks completed. But for longer-term planning, he kept his lists on his Mac, synced to his phone.
For the first time in six months, Dev could breathe again. Finally he had a safe place where he could get back on track and look to the future. He began to type.
Things To Do This Term
Make some friends
Learn to cook
Research sex stuff
Get some experience
Find a boyfriend
He stared at the words on the screen and sighed. That seemed like a lot of things to aim for. But it was good to have goals, right? Jez and Mac seemed really nice, so hopefully Dev was already on his way to achieving the first objective. And that bloke EwanÖ Devís mind conjured up the image of the flame-haired hunk who lived next door. Ewan had been friendly.
Maybe there was potential there too.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Jay lives just outside Bristol in the West of England, with her husband, two children, and two cats.
She comes from a family of writers, but she always used to believe that the gene for fiction writing had passed her by. She spent years only ever writing emails, articles, or website content. One day, she decided to try and write a short storyñjust to see if she couldñand found it rather addictive. She hasnít stopped writing since.
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