Profile: Les Brookes

About This Author

Les Brookes has worked as a teacher, waiter, taxi-driver, member of a workers’ co-operative and lecturer, but now gives most of his time to writing. He is the author of Gay Male Fiction Since Stonewall (Routledge 2009) and lives in Cambridge with his partner. For more about the books, plus readers’ comments and reviews, see his website at

This Author's Books

On a visit to Yorkshire in the mid-1980s, Matt meets Billy. The love that develops between them, however, is constantly menaced, not least by the insanely possessive and malevolent Arthur, and after passing through stormy waters the relationship is abrupt....
ISBN: 9781784073381
Published: 29 September 2014