Master List of Patreon Goodies!
 
Hi there! Below is a master list of all the exclusive content you'll find on Patreon. This will be updated regularly, so be sure to bookmark it and check back often! If you need help loading eBooks to your reading device of choice, instructions for Kindle and Nook devices are here, and Apple devices are here and also here. Thank you for your support!

—Early Access to the Something Like Summer comic— 

Why wait when you can read the latest comic pages now?

You'll find all the latest comic pages here! 

—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?

 —Rendered Relationships— 

Sexy and sweet art of your favorite couples from the Something Like... series accompanied by mini stories!

#1 Ben and Tim (young) 

Things are heating up between Ben and Tim, but what about love?

#2 Jace and Victor (young) 

A young Jace snuggles up to Victor in front of the campfire.

#3 Jace and Victor (eternal) 

It's hard to imagine a better reward, or happier ending, than this!

#4 Jace and Greg 

Having your best friend stay over can be fun, but it can also be stressful!

#5 William and Jason  

The boys head to the beach, when really, they should be in the bedroom.

#6 Ben and Jace (vacation) 

While on a trip to Rome, Ben runs out of energy, but Jace has the solution.

#7 Kelly and Nathaniel 

Nathaniel has always been Kelly's staunchest supporter... but even he  makes mistakes.

—The Loka Legends Series—

Lighthearted fantasy with a gay twist!

1. Prelude - Finding Fire 

Dylan was hoping for thrills when he found out his childhood friend was coming to visit, but his heart starts pumping for other reasons when he discovers how handsome Rano has become.

2. The Cat in the Cradle 

Dylan leaves home to find love and lands himself in a wild adventure along the way as he's torn between needing to save the world and wanting to answer the call of his heart. 

3. Intermission - Flesh and Blood 

Nikolai has a troubled past, one he isn't very open about, but another chance at love makes him tempted to trust again, and so he tells his story.

4. From Darkness to Darkness 

When a young man named Cole needs his help, Dylan rises to the occasion, but can he protect his new ward while keeping his family and friends safe at the same time?

—Other Full-length Novels— 

Hell's Pawn (Summer Saviors only) 

Seductive demons and ethereal landscapes await you in this trippy afterlife romance.

—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!

—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!

Finding Forever 

A special sneak peak of the final Something Like... book!

 The Letter 

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

What I Did on my Summer Vacation

A school essay written by Benjamin Bentley, and the original sales pitch for the novel.

Author QnA Video

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

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!

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 the Something Like Winter has two very different covers? Find out why and take a look at both.

—Rough and Naked!—

Curious about how comic art is made? Love sketches?

See how each page of the Something Like Summer is created.