Welcomeelcome to the official website for Kevin Backer, author of the acclaimed coming-of-age story The Preacher's Son and the recently published No Son Of Mine. Kevin is working on his third as-of-yet unnamed novel, which explores the life of a gay vampire. Kevin grew up and attended college in Louisiana. He now lives in north Texas with his lifelong partner and their pets.

The Preacher's Son

After the tragic death of his mother and sister, 18-year-old Paul Banks moves with his preacher father to a new home in Texas. Sparks fly when Paul meets tanned and muscular Jeremy, the son of a deacon in their new parish. As the young men explore their feelings for one another, they are faced with prejudices, not only from their schoolmates, but from Paul's father as well.

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No Son Of Mine

When Brandon's father discovers that his son is gay, he abruptly drops off the teen at the local Greyhound station with a suitcase and orders never to return home. Brandon's life spins out of control until he meets Preston, a young premed student living in New Orleans, who opens his home and heart to Brandon. Things are looking up until Hurricane Katrina strikes.

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Future Works

The entire vampire world is on the brink of an all out war as young Adam takes over the reins of the American Coven of Vampires, replacing his murdered father. Groomed for this role, Adam's ability to lead is put to the test when he finds he must deal with prejudice from both the human and vampire worlds after falling in love with Conner, a closeted, gay NYC college student.

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