Morgan Brice is the romance pen name of bestselling author Gail Z. Martin. Morgan writes urban fantasy male/male paranormal romance, with plenty of action, adventure and supernatural thrills to go with the happily ever after. Gail writes epic fantasy and urban fantasy, and together with co-author hubby Larry N. Martin, steampunk and comedic horror, all of which have less romance, more explosions.




Annabella Stone

I adore Morgan Brice's work. Defs one of my go too reread authors.

Susan Mac Nicol

I'm a big fan of supernatural stories and even more so when there's a medium and a jaded cop involved! Wonderful story telling and world building and a fab read.

Liv Rancourt

Ooh! Night is such a fun read; a great introduction to Simon and Vic, with loads of spooks and a helping of spice!

Sky McCoy

Morgan Brice's "Cover Me" has all the elements for a good M/M romance. Mix in historical and thriller elements, and you have an enjoyable read. If you enjoy romance books that will keep you on the edge of your seat, then this book is for you.

Lucy Blue

Psychic Simon and detective Vic are a more-than-swoonworthy couple, and the Myrtle Beach setting is exciting and unique. An excellent introduction to the Badlands world.

Irina Christmann

I loved this Story and look forward to more vom Morgen Brice.

Lola Andrews

Highly recommend! Steamy entertainment at its best!

Jessa Stone

Always an enjoyable read from this author and full of twists and turns to keep a reader on their toes.

CS Joyce

I really enjoyed this story by Morgan. Really enjoyable read.

Penny Brandon

I really liked this. Definitely worth reading!

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Badlands—New Excerpt

Medium and clairvoyant Simon Kincaide owns a Myrtle Beach boardwalk shop where he runs ghost tours, holds séances, and offers private psychic readings, making a fresh start after his abilities cost him his lover and his job as a folklore professor.

Jaded cop Vic D’Amato saw something supernatural he couldn’t explain during a shootout several years ago in Pittsburgh and relocated to Myrtle Beach to leave the past behind, still skeptical about the paranormal. But when the search for a serial killer hits a dead end, Vic battles his skepticism to ask Simon for help.

As the body count rises, Simon’s involvement makes him a target, and a suspect. But Simon can’t say no, even if it costs him his life and heart.


Treasure Trail—an excerpt

Erik Mitchell traveled the world uncovering art fraud and relic theft. Then a sting goes wrong, he ends up injured and returns to find his partner cheating. He decides to stop globetrotting and buy an antique shop in scenic Cape May, NJ, rebuild his life, and nurse his broken heart.

Undercover Newark cop Ben Nolan went down in a hail of bullets when a bust went sideways. When his aunt hires him to take over her rental real estate business in Cape May, it seems too good to be true. Now if he could just believe he could ever be lucky again in love.

When a missing antique shows up under mysterious circumstances, Ben and Erik are plunged into danger as a cursed hotel’s long-ago scandals resurface. Someone wants those secrets to stay buried, and might add Ben and Erik to the death toll.


An excerpt from Lucky Town—a Badlands Novella

Psychic medium Simon Kincaide and his boyfriend, Myrtle Beach homicide detective Vic D’Amato, find that the only thing more frightening than murder might be navigating their first holiday season as a couple.

A trip to spend Thanksgiving with Vic’s large, exuberant family means dodging old frenemies and a bitter ex-boyfriend. A cold case comes back to haunt Vic when the murdered woman’s ghost begs Simon for justice. Then a new murder back in Myrtle Beach looks suspiciously familiar. When Simon gets a vision of the next victim, he realizes that all the murders are supernaturally linked. Catching the murderer will take his psychic sleuthing skills along with Vic’s street smarts. Can they do right by ghosts past, present and yet to come without ending up in the crosshairs of a killer?


Huntsman: Fox Hollow Zodiac Book One

A grieving wolf. A hunted fox. Fated mates, thrown together by chance, and the looming threat of a fabled Huntsman who might tear them apart forever.

Fox shifter Liam Reynard is running from a killer. He uproots his life to find sanctuary in Fox Hollow, deep in the Adirondack Forest in New York.

When his car breaks down, sexy wolf shifter Russ Lowe comes to the rescue, and one touch makes it clear they’re fated mates. Neither man was looking for love, and both are still mending from past heartbreak. When mysterious fires and disappearances threaten Fox Hollow, Liam fears the killer is hot on his trail. Can he protect the town and his fated mate from the evil hunting him, or will an ex-lover’s betrayal cost Liam everything he loves?


Witchbane—an Excerpt

Seth Tanner and his brother Jesse's fun evening debunking local urban legends ends with Jesse's gruesome murder. Seth vows revenge on Jesse's killer - too bad the murderer has been dead for a hundred years. Seth uncovers a cycle of ritual killings that feed the power of a dark warlock's immortal witch-disciples, and he's hell bent on stopping Jackson Malone from becoming the next victim. He's used to risking his neck. He never intended to risk his heart.

This is an excerpt of the novel Witchbane.


Kings of the Mountain—excerpt

Fast cars. Outlaw country boys. A love that can’t be denied. Snarky werewolves, vengeful ghosts, and menacing monsters.

Dawson King comes home from his time in the army intending to rekindle a romance with Grady, his best friend. But tragedy has befallen Grady, sending their plans up in smoke, and Dawson has visions warning him that something is hunting Grady. Can Dawson figure out who’s trying to kill Grady, save his life, and win back his heart?

Plenty of mutual pining, hurt/comfort, spooky chills, sexy thrills, and a very happy ending. The Kings of the Mountain is the first novel in the series. It is a MM romance intended for readers 18 years of age and older.


Restless Nights: A Badlands Short Story

When a shopping center demolition reveals the bones of a murder victim and the dead man’s ghost begs for justice, psychic medium Simon Kincaide and his partner/boyfriend Vic D’Amato must solve a fifty year-old crime. The killer’s gotten away with murder...and he’s willing to kill again to keep it that way, which puts Simon and Vic at the top of his hit list.

Intended for mature audiences 18+



Leap of Faith

Sexy psychic Simon Kincaid and his hot homicide cop fiance Vic D’Amato team up with monster hunters Seth Tanner and Evan Malone to solve four locked-room murders. A supernatural killer bent on vengeance is on the loose. Can they stop him before more people die, or will he turn his dark magic to stalk them?

A Badlands-Witchbane crossover novella. Can be read as a stand-alone.


Nutty For You: A Fox Hollow Novella

Madden just moved to a new town, and he's hoping he'll find his special
someone. He meets Elias, and they hit it off perfectly. Great chemistry, shared
interests, even a passion for the same TV show. But Madden has a secret--he's a
squirrel shifter. Elias has a squirrel phobia. Is Madden nuts to think he and Elias
can find a way to be together?



When malicious pranks and mayhem break out in Myrtle Beach just before Halloween, psychic medium Simon Kincaide suspects a supernatural source. He teams up with homicide detective Vic D’Amato, his personal and professional partner, to find the prankster and stop the havoc before lives are lost. But will that be enough for the restless ghosts of Myrtle Beach?




When otter-shifter Dell Avery moved to Fox Hollow for a new job, he hoped that a change of location might also help him find a boyfriend. Then he discovers his cabin is haunted, and he starts having vivid, realistic dreams where he meets Mack, a man who checks off all his boxes for the perfect boyfriend.

Dell falls in love with the man of his dreams--in his dreams. But will he ever find true love for real?

Romp is full of sexy shifters, snarky otters, friendly beavers, hurt/comfort, dream lovers, sincere psychics, found family, and fated mates. It is set in my Fox Hollow world, but works as a stand-alone story.



Cover Me: A Badlands short story

Psychic medium Simon Kincaide and his boyfriend, Homicide Lieutenant Vic D’Amato, have big plans for Valentine’s Day. But when restless ghosts come calling, Simon and Vic find themselves racing to solve a mobster’s disappearance and uncover the secrets behind a lost World War II military plane. Can justice be served and mysteries solved without sending their romantic plans up in smoke?

Cover Me is part of the Badlands series but can be read as a stand-alone.