Starting From Scratch is Coming Soon!

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Starting From Scratch is coming October 15! Book 2 in my rock and roll series, Starting From, belongs to Charlie and Ky, the fabulous self-appointed manager of the band and the skater boy turned bassist. They have nothing but the band and a quirky sense of humor in common, but Charlie isn’t sure Ky’s as invested in Zero’s success as he should be. Replacing him might be tricky, but it’s better than being distracted by the sexy, straight guy he can’t stand. However, Ky has made it clear he isn’t going anywhere. When their personal and professional lives collide, they realize things aren’t always as they seem. And the road from enemies to lovers might be worth starting from scratch.

Blurb for Starting From Scratch by Lane Hayes:

Charlie Rourke is an ultra fabulous human whirlwind on a mission to launch the next biggest band in the world. However, he might have taken on more than he could handle when he signed on to manage Zero. Promoting a rock band and finding gigs shouldn’t be hard. They’re a talented group with a ton of star power. If Charlie can find the right record label, he’s sure he can help them get to the next level. The only problem is the skater boy slash bassist with a quirky sense of humor. He’s annoying and silly, and he’s exactly Charlie’s type. Except he’s straight.

Ky Baldwin isn’t afraid to switch things up. He’s loves a challenge as much as anyone, but Charlie doesn’t make things easy. Zero’s manager a force of nature with a razor sharp tongue, a quick wit, and a no-nonsense attitude. Ky can’t stop thinking about him. Winning over Charlie becomes Ky’s pet project. But when the ice between them thaws, neither is prepared for the intensity of going from enemies to lovers. They’ll have to decide if they’re willing to start from scratch and take a chance on the unexpected.

Book 1 in my new rock and roll series is out now! Starting From Zero. Book 2 will here late summer/early fall!

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Also, be sure to check out Books 1-4 in my Out in College series, Out in the Deep and Out in the End Zone, and Out in the Offense, and Out in the FieldAnd my other series too…Leaning Into, A Kind of Stories, Better Than, Right & Wrong, and A Way with Stories.

Out in the Field: Book 4 in Out in College is available n Amazon (ebook, paperback, and audiobook)

Out in the Offense: Book 3 in Out in College is available on Amazon (ebook, paperback and audiobook)

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Out in the End Zone: Book 2 in Out in College is available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kobo & iTunes (ebook and paperback, and audiobook)

Out in the Deep: Book 1 in Out in College is available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kobo, & iTunes (ebook, paperback, and audiobook)OutInTheDeep-600x900

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Leaning Into Forever: Book 7 in Leaning Into Stories is available on Amazon (ebook, paperback and audiobook)

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Leaning Into the Look, Book 6 in Leaning Into Stories is available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kobo & iTunes.  (ebook, paperback and audiobook)

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Leaning Into A Wish, Book 5 in Leaning Into Stories is available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kobo & iTunes. (This title is a holiday novella and will be available in ebook format and audiobook)

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Leaning Into Touch, Book 4 in Leaning Into Stories is available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kobo, iTunes (ebook, paperback and audiobook)

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Leaning Into the Fall, Book 3 in Leaning Into Stories is available at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kobo, iTunes  (ebook, paperback, audiobook) 

*1st Place Winner of the 2017 Rainbow Awards for Best MM Contemporary Erotic Romance

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Leaning Into Always, Book 2 Leaning Into Stories is available at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kobo, iTunes. This short story is also available in paperback form in a 2-for-1 bundle with Leaning Into Love. These two books feature Eric and Zane. *ALSO available in audiobook

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Leaning Into Love, Book 1 in Leaning Into Stories is available at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kobo and iTunes. (ebook and audiobook, and paperback!)

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A Kind of Home, Book 4 in A Kind of Stories series (ebook, paperback and audio)

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A Kind of Honesty, Book 3 in A Kind of Stories series (available in ebook, paperback and audio)

*2nd Place Winner of the 2017 Rainbow Awards for Best MM Contemporary Erotic Romance

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A Kind of Romance, Book 2 in A Kind of Stories series (ebook, paperback & audio)

*1st Place Winner of the 2016 Rainbow Awards for Best MM Contemporary Erotic Romance

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A Kind of Truth, Book 1 in A Kind of Stories series (ebook, paperback & audio)  

*3rd Place Winner of the 2016  Rainbow Awards for Best MM Contemporary Erotic Romance

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Better Than Safe, Book 4 in Better Than Stories is available at Dreamspinner Press and Amazon 

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Better Than Friends, Book 3 in Better Than Stories (Ebook, Paperback & Audio)

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Amazon & Dreamspinner Press

Better Than Chance, Book 2 Better Than Stories (Ebook, Paperback & Audio)

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Amazon & Dreamspinner Press

Better Than Good, Book 1 Better Than Stories (Ebook, Paperback & Audio)

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And the Right & Wrong Stories series, featuring:

The Right Time, Book 3 in Right & Wrong Stories (Ebook, Paperback & Audio)

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The Wrong Man, Book 2 in Right & Wrong Stories (Ebook, Paperback & Audio)

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The Right Time, Book 1 in Right & Wrong Stories (Ebook, Paperback & Audio)

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Amazon & Dreamspinner Press

A Way with Words, Book 1 and A Way with You, Book 2 (Ebook Only- Amazon exclusives)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

46 thoughts on “Starting From Scratch is Coming Soon!

    • Thank you! That actually means a lot to me coming from you! I’ve read all of your books and loved them! (blushing as I write) A few of my friends’ kids are coxswains or rowers for our local aquatics center, so the settings alone made me smile.

  1. I Love both of your books and seriously can not wait for the next one. I’m also happy that Better than Good was released on Audiobook and hope that Jay’s story will be also. It would be do cool if Peter’s proposal to Jay was released as a short story. It’d be cool to see Jay’s reaction..:) Take care.

    • Thank you Melanie! Great idea for a short story. I’ve toying around with an idea for another in the Better Than series. It’s so hard to let them go. Better Than Friends will be out in June! Hope you enjoy! Lane xo

      • So excited for Better Than Friends in June and cannot wait for the pre-order link. Love Peter and Jay, but Aaron and Matty will always hold a special place in my heart. Love Aaron so much and any chance to hear about more of the four of the guys is a bonus I will buy and cherish.

  2. Thank you Abby! Me too. I’m very excited for this release. All the boys are in it… so yes, lots of Matt and Aaron! Less than 2 months till launch… 🙂 Lane xo

    • Cannot wait love your writing. Do you have a release date? I am stalking dreampress waiting for pre-order so I can count the days. Best of luck on your current writing, I know it will be brilliant

  3. I have a hunch it will be the 3rd week in June, but I still don’t have an exact date. I’ll keep you posted the moment it goes on pre-order! Thank you for your kind words. I can’t wait for you to read Better Than Friends! Lane xo

    • I woke up this morning to your blog update with the amazing news and immediately logged on to dreampress to pre-order. I love your books and cannot wait to read more about the boys. Counting the days

  4. Hi Lane. Just finished and I loved it as much as the other two. Is there going to be another book in the series? Thanks

  5. Just finished reading Better than Friends, and it was all I was hoping for and more. You are an amazing story teller and can bring stories to life and make us fall in love and feel as though we know them. Love all six of the guys making it a treat to have Aaron and Matty play a big part in Jack and Curt’s story. Thank you and cannot wait for your next book as you are an automatic buy for me.

  6. Thank you Abby! I’m so glad you enjoyed Curt & Jack’s story too 🙂 Look for a brand new series in the fall. Hopefully you’ll love the new guys just as much! xo Lane

  7. Hi Lane! I absolutely loved the first two books in this series and can’t wait to get to this one. I listen to them on audiobook since I have long commute to work. Do you have any idea when (or if) this will be available in that format?

    • Thank you so much! Better Than Friends should be available in audiobook format sometime in late October or early November. My amazing narrator, Tyler Stevens, told me he began working on it in August.:-) Thank you for your feedback! Can’t wait to hear what you think of the next one! Lane xo

    • Wow! Huge compliment! I’m working on the 3rd book in my next series now (book 1 will be out in early Dec) and then I’ll be working on #4 in the Better Than series. So glad you enjoyed them.:-) Look for The Right Words in December! Lane xo

  8. Lane, thank you for your beautiful story The Wrong Man! I loved the story, the characters (every time Jakes’s physical appearance was described I drooled!), not to mention the wonder dog, Mack. And your “bedroom” scenes are off the charts sexy. I finished the book while recouping in the hospital so it was the PERFECT distraction! Looking forward to the 3rd in the series!

    • Thank you so much Kris! I’m thrilled you enjoyed their story…and glad to provide a “happy” distraction while you were in the hospital! Yikes! Hope you’re feeling better. Look for Alex’s story this summer 🙂

  9. I can’t wait to read another story about Eric and Zane. I am in love with the Leaning Into Love short story, and I so excited for the book!

    • Thank you Deseree! I’ll probably release a free short here on my blog before the release of the first book in the new series. Be sure to check in for details in December/January. ❤

  10. \Leaning Into the Fall is available now on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kobo, iTunes and Scrib’d!\ What about Smashwords or Google Play ?

    • Hi Mindy- Thank you so much for your inquiry. I’m actually just about to launch an ARC review team. I’m not sure if you’re a member of my FB group, Lane’s Lovers but the info regarding the ARC group will be posted there sometime this week. Please come by and check it out. Thanks! Lane xo

  11. Hi there! I’d love to read the “A Way With” books but they don’t seem to be available in Canada. Any chance that will happen soon?

    • Unfortunately, A Way with You is a Kindle Worlds book and is only available in the US. Someone posted instructions on how to temporarily join US Amazon to make a purchase on my FB readers’ group, Lane’s Lovers. I’m also doing a giveaway for international readers today too so be sure to stop by. Thank you! Lane xo

  12. I’ve just reread Better Than Good for what must be the tenth time, and was delighted to find the short-stories about everyone’s favorite couple; Aaron and Matt.
    Thank you so much for them. All the other books are fantastic too, but I can’t say goodbye to Matt and Aaron – do you know if you might write any more about them? Maybe in the future… I’ll keep my fingers crossed. Thank you again, so very much x

    • Hello Joe – Thank you for your lovely message. Yes, I will be writing more Matt and Aaron. As soon as I finish my current WIP I plan to get started on another Matt and Aaron short. Look for it some time next month! Best wishes, Lane xo

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