#Throwback: The Chimera Affair


 When young Sebastian Brambani meets a sexy and exciting older man, he’s easily seduced. But for spy Kyle Grant, it’s all business. Sebastian is simply a pawn in Kyle’s mission to acquire a dangerous chemical weapon from Sebastian’s criminal father. Kyle’s life is his work for a shadowy international agency protecting the world from evil, and he can’t worry about what will happen to Sebastian when the job is done.Sebastian’s unwitting role in Kyle’s plan is the last straw for his ruthless father, who has been embarrassed by his gay son for the last time. But when Kyle discovers Sebastian could be the key to finding the deadly Chimera, he rescues him from a hired hitman and fights to keep him alive. Can a hardened spy and naïve college student take down a criminal kingpin, stay one step ahead of the killers on their trail—and fight the scorching attraction between them?

https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/13627917-the-chimera-affair
Sebastian, the younger gay son of an Italian businessman has been brought home from studying at a college in America in shame; his father found out that Sebastian had a boyfriend. While home, his father is having a party, and Sebastian is approached by a very handsome and the start up a conversation. Next thing he knows, alarms are going off around the home, the man is missing and Sebastian is once again in trouble with his dad. But this time the trouble will end in death, his. Kyle is a professional Spy, on a mission to find and extract a deadly powder from the house of Arrigo, know to the underworld as a very bad man to everyone except his son’s.   What Kyle didn’t expect is to have to rescue and then fall in love with the younger son and Sebastian, knowing his father was always mean to him, never realizing just how evil his father was and how deep the family secret went.

 

Wow, talk about edge of your seat from start to finish. Poor Sebastian, all he wants is a little acceptance and trust, from his father from his brother from his old boyfriend, Paul and now from Kyle. But it seems every time he starts trusting the rug gets pulled out. And Kyle can’t seem to catch a break, either. Everyone wants him dead as well. Love the puppy dog way Sebastian wants to trust and love Kyle even after all that happened. And Kyle just can’t help himself around Sebastian, but then who could? The fast paced of the – where is the powder- who wants the powder- who’s really trying to kill us know? Is very well done, you’re not left with a cliffy but its open ended enough that we could possible see these two again? (I haven’t looked, there may already be more)
After writing for years yet never really finding the right inspiration, Keira discovered her voice in gay romance, which has become a passion. She writes contemporary, historical, paranormal and fantasy fiction, and—although she loves delicious angst along the way—Keira firmly believes in happy endings. For as Oscar Wilde once said, “The good ended happily, and the bad unhappily. That is what fiction means.” You can find out more about Keira and her books at her website, and on Facebook and Twitter.