Mingo, Francois, and Ferric are in Hartford, Connecticut for a wedding.....what could possibly go wrong? Mingo and Ferric getting carjacked for one thing......so does the wedding cake they were sent to pick up. For another, Mingo believes that he sees his ex-lover at the wedding.
When Francois takes Mingo and Ferric to St. Martin, they run into the same men that carjacked Mingo and Ferric back in Connecticut.
Mated is a sweet story bordering on a comedy (albeit a serious one) of errors told with panache and poignancy. It is also written in the excellent manner many fans of AJ Llewellyn's books will be familiar with.
Mingo and Francois thought they'd be safe from catastrophe in beautiful Connecticut. Even on the mainland, Hawaii's hottest crime-fighting couple can't stay out of trouble...
Mingo McCloud, his lover, Francois, and their son, Ferric, are in Hartford, Connecticut for their best friends' wedding. Mingo and Ferric are carjacked on the way to picking up the brides' wedding cake. Francois, furious that he wasn't there to protect his family, drops the super-secret case he's been working on to take Mingo and Ferric for a quick, sun-drenched trip to his birthplace of St. Martin in the Caribbean.
Unbelievably, Mingo and Ferric encounter the same two men who carjacked them in Hartford...and it soon emerges that they are connected to Francois' latest security case. Francois is now hell-bent on revenge, whilst Mingo must deal with long-dormant feelings for his ex-lover, Kaolin, who is on vacation in St. Martin. He wants Mingo back and will do anything to win his heart...even to marry him. But there's another guy hovering, too, hunky FBI agent Sage Brantley, who wants another hot threesome with Mingo and Francois. Who will die? Who will get bedded? Are Mingo and Francois fated to be mated...and were the carjackers' guns made in Taiwan?