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Byrnes, Rob

Overview
Works: 7 works in 29 publications in 1 language and 852 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Humorous fiction  Romance fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Novels  Political fiction  Short stories, American  Noir fiction  Short stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3602.Y77, 813.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rob Byrnes
When the stars come out by Rob Byrnes( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Product Description: Guess Who's Coming Out? Noah Abraham is back in New York tending to his ailing father while dealing with his writer's block on a book about gay congressional staffers. What he needs is a break, and he gets it when he meets Bart Gustafson, the personal assistant to former film and television star Quinn Scott. The macho stud has been living in exile for years since running away with one of his ex-wife's backup dancers-a male backup dancer. And just like that, Noah's writing block is cured. The Full, Shocking Story! Getting a sizzling, tell-all book out of Quinn won't be boring-or easy. The 72-year-old is profane, hard-drinking, and hard of hearing, but he's got plenty of dish on Hollywood, especially its very deep closets. The only topics that are off-limits for Quinn are his son, heartthrob actor Quinn, Jr., and his marriage to 1960s wholesome screen queen, Kitty Randolph. The girl once known for her "sweetness" has spent the last forty years morphing from girl-next-door to scary Hollywood mogul. She owns that town, and she's not about to let her ex-husband spill secrets. Exclusive! Unbelievable! And Very, Very Hot. Now, in an outrageous La-La-Land of come-ons, coming outs, and tell-alls, where everyone's got something to hide and plenty to divulge, Noah and Bart are riding fame's heady, strange wave and trying not to get drowned in the process. It's going to take every bit of cunning they've got, because when the stars come out, someone's going to take a fall
The night we met by Rob Byrnes( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew Westlake's life takes a sudden turn when he discovers that his new lover is the son of a New York Mafia boss and is engaged to "Crazy Tommy" Franco's daughter
Straight lies by Rob Byrnes( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grant and Chase are a fun-loving pair of small-time hustlers with no money and plenty of get-rich-quick schemes. When they plot to blackmail a famous gay movie star by getting hold of video evidence that he is in fact straight, it proves more difficult than they had imagined
Trust fund boys : a novel by Rob Byrnes( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Brett Revere. A failed actor and recently fired temp, he's created a life centered on survival and hopefulness. Plucky doesn't pay the rent, but if you use your charm and good looks to convince other people that you're already wealthy--this of course connects you to other wealthy people who are happy to buy you things as long as you're one of them. When Brett meets Jamie Brock at a watering hole for rich, older gay men and the younger men who love their wallets, sparks fly--even after they discover they're both playing the same game. Soon the two are mixing it up with a "Velvet Mafia" of gay power-brokers, suspicious socialites, and social climbers, while running away from compromising Internet photos, creepy roommates, the threat of exposure, and their own nagging consciences.--From publisher description
Holy rollers by Rob Byrnes( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Grant Lambert and Chase LaMarca--partners in life and crime--learn that $7 million in not-so-petty cash is hidden in the safe of a rightwing mega-church, they assemble a team of gay and lesbian criminals to infiltrate the church and steal the money. But this Gang That Can't Do Anything Straight quickly finds its plans complicated by corrupt congressmen (and their gay aides): an 'ex-gay' conference; an FBI investigation; and--most jarring for these born-and-bred New Yorkers--life in the northern Virginia suburbs. And then there is Dr. Oscar Hurley--founder of the church--and his right-hand man, the Rev. Dennis Merribaugh, who prove themselves every bit as adept as the professionals when it comes to larceny..."--Page 4 of cover
Strange bedfellows by Rob Byrnes( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faced with a rightwing blogger who has compromising cell phone pictures of him, politician Austin Peebles turns to Grant Lambert--a professional criminal who lives so far below society's radar that he's never even registered to vote--to help make the pictures disappear
Men of the mean streets( )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.34 for When the s ... to 0.70 for Strange be ...)

When the stars come out
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The night we metStraight liesTrust fund boys : a novelHoly rollers
Alternative Names
Byrnes, Robert

Rob Byrnes American writer

Rob Byrnes Amerikaans auteur

Rob Byrnes écrivain américain

Rob Byrnes escriptor estatunidenc

Rob Byrnes escritor estadounidense

Rob Byrnes US-amerikanischer Autor

روب بيرنز كاتب أمريكي

Languages
English (28)