The Exclusive Library

Welcome to the Exclusive Library! Below you'll find a list of all the bonus content you won't find elsewhere. Please bookmark this page so you can revisit it at your convenience. If you need help loading eBooks to your reading device of choice, instructions for Kindle and Nook devices are here, and Apple devices can be sideloaded using this technique or also this method.

—Short Stories— 

Bite-sized fiction that you won't find anywhere else!

Kamikaze Men Catch up with David and Connor seven years after the events of Kamikaze Boys in this special story.

Interrupted Two men whose relationship is still in its infancy try to imagine their future together.

Language Lessons Joey was only interested in adding notches to his bed post until he realized that there's more to the game of love.

Icarus and Apollo A retelling of the classic myth, this time with a gay twist! Can a mere mortal attract the attention of the god he loves?

—Nice to See You— 

Cassy Fallon draws your favorite characters from the Something Like... series!

#1 Do You Love Me? Ben and Tim get close during their high school years.

#2 Warm With You Jace and Victor snuggle up in front of a campfire.

#3 Arms of an Angel Victor and Jace enjoy their eternal reward.

#4 Bromance Greg teases Jace... but not in the sexy kind of way. :(

#5 Soaking up Sun  Jason and William head to the beach together.

#6 Ride in Style  Jace takes Ben for a ride while in Italy.

#7 Clothing Optional Kelly and Nathaniel reveal their different sides.

#8 SINNERS! Marcello and Eric dress as their opposites for Halloween.

#9 Anything for my Princess Jason enjoys a picnic with William and his daughter.

#10 Happy Holidays 2017 Tim has a present for Ben!

#11 Fishing for Love Jason and Caesar get close.

#12 Beach Thruple Ben and his two greatest loves gather on the sand. 

#13 Team Autumn Jace and his gang! (Adrian, Victor, Michelle and Greg)

#14 Happy Holidays 2018 Ben and Jace keep each other warm.

#15 Way Back When Kelly and Nathaniel looking young and gorgeous. 

#16 So Wet! William cools off after swimming.

#17 The Chase Ben and Tim enjoy a day out together during their teen years.

#18 Happy Holidays 2019 Victor and Jace celebrate in the woods.

#19 Fur Daddy Ben takes care of Chinchilla and Samson. 

#20 The Dilemma Ben contemplates if he's #TeamTim or #TeamJace.

—Something Like Texting— 

Images of fun text message conversations between characters!

#1 Wishes Ben and Tim discuss what they want for Christmas, and what to get Jason.

#2: Distance While Tim is away in Mexico, Ben writes to express how he feels about their separation.

#3: Waiting Ben is stuck at the DMV and asks Tim to help entertain him.

#4: Space Company is on the way over, but Tim has his head in the stars.

#5: Roadtrip Jason needs help from a former boyfriend, but is it a good idea?

—Random Surprises—

Stuff that doesn't fit into other categories.

The Something  Like... Family Tree Check out this amazing graph which allows you to see all the crazy connections between the ever growing cast of characters!

The Letter Before Ben and Tim broke up in high school, Ben put this handwritten (and heartbreaking) letter in Tim's locker.

Freed An angtsy poem (or song lyrics?) that Ben wrote about Tim after their high school breakup. 

What I Did on my Summer Vacation A school essay written by Benjamin Bentley, and the original sales pitch for the novel.

Something Like Summer - The Reboot A silly post from April Fool's Day that gives us a glimpse into a neighboring reality.

Author QnA Video Your fellow Patreons sent me a bunch of questions. These are the answers!

The Straight Truth How much does reality influence the books I write? This very candid article discusses truth behind my novel Straight Boy.

Andreas Art #1 - Marcello Maltese Art by my husband of Marcello surrounded by his shirtless waiters.

Andreas Art #2 - Jace Holden More art by my husband, this time of Jace working on an airplane. He's got an adorable assistant helping him out too!

Andreas Art #3 - Winter Jogger A handsome silhouette goes for a night job in this super-cool image. (pun intended)

Andreas Art #4 - Ben's Lament Inspired by Something Like Then, Andreas came up with this sketch while working on the cover art for Stories 3

Sexy Summer I wanted this hot illustration to be the cover to Something Like Summer before we changed directions completely.

Weird Winter Did you know that Something Like Winter has two very different covers? Find out why and take a look at both. 

—Nothing Like Summer—

Deleted material from the early drafts of Something Like Summer!

#1 Talent Show The original talent show scene used a certain song by David Bowie and Queen, the lyrics weaving into the narrative of the story

#2 Alan Instead of that party brat Ryan, Tim dated a very different person in the earlier drafts.

#3 Keep Warm Something Like Winter wasn’t the first time I wrote from Tim’s perspective. This brief piece gives us a glimpse at a Tim with different motivations.

#4 Separation Writing Jace’s death scene was difficult, and at one time, was very different than what ended up in the final version.

#5 Hey, Babe While working on the second edition of Summer, I wrote this phone call between Ben and Jace before realizing it couldn't be used. 

—Nothing Like Rain—

Deleted material from the early drafts of Something Like Rain!

#1 Laisha and William A scene cut so the story could move on faster.

#2 Alternate Ending The original ending to the book had a much different feel.

—Movie Miscellany—

Behind-the-scenes info on the Something Like Summer movie.

Baby Bentley: Ben Before Summer Grant Davis, star of the Something Like Summer movie, put together this special video showing us a glimpse of Ben’s life as a child.

Movie Set Report I took a trip to LA to watch the final scenes of the Something Like Summer  movie being filmed. Here are some photos and videos!

My Review of the Movie Find out what an author thinks of the film adaption in this special review, and see some exclusive screen caps too!

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