Trapped in another era, Jane is forced to choose between her very life and the young man of the portrait, for she has fallen in love with the real version of Jestyn Greywick.
Years ago, at the age of fourteen, Jane Fielder visited England, the birth country of her parents, with her mother. A that time a strange event took place, and one that Jane never forgot. On a tour of a great estate with her mother, Jane became entranced by the portrait of a young man. She noticed that he had a pendant with the gold chain wrapped around his hand. Impulsively, Jane touched the young man's hand and it felt warm. Now, years later, and devastated by the death of her parents, Jane returns to England as a foreign correspondent. She hopes the change of scene will make the loss of her parents easier to bear, for her health has lately taken a hit. Jane is as anxious to start her new job as she is to see the portrait again, for she wants to find out if she just imagined that the young man's hand felt warm ...
Everyone deserves a naughty love story, so indulge in a standalone romance that tells the interwoven tale of three couples in New York City in a naughty modern fairy tale.
And in this once upon a time tale, you'll meet a circle of friends. There are friends who want to become lovers, colleagues who must resist an office romance, and fake dates that might turn into the real thing.
But all those stories start with instant attraction... When hipster Gavin suddenly finds his best friend Savannah utterly irresistible... When charming Enzo thoroughly falls for taken successful, sophisticated Valerie though he's contracted to work with her company... When Jason meets his best friend's feisty and fun sister, Truly, for the first time...
Grab your popcorn and devour this ensemble romance of three interconnected couples whose lives intersect as they fall in love. INSTANT ATTRACTION is a 30,000 word novella in the Always Satisfied series of standalones! The series includes SATISFACTION ...
"I dare you to stay in this pool, no matter what happens, until the game is over."
It was supposed to be a Spring Break of partying with my boyfriend Mark and our friends. I was just trying to fit in, to deny the feelings I'd had all these years for Cameron, my irresistible billionaire step. There was no way I could've anticipated that jealousy would drive a wedge between me and my boyfriend, leaving me alone at the lake house with Cameron all weekend.
When secrets begin coming out during what was supposed to be an innocent game of truth or dare, I quickly learn that I wasn't the only one with forbidden desires. The real question is: how far will the dares take us?
This book is part of the Stepbrother Affairs series. Each title in the series is a standalone romantic short story of forbidden love.
"The hot and heavy story of Aria and Zayden. One of best romance books I've read this year." - Extremely Hot Romance Books
My name is Aria and I'm just a normal girl. I go to college and work as a bank teller. My only problem is that my mother has racked up sixty thousand dollars worth of medical bills. She doesn't have a job so any extra money I make goes to her bills. When my boss, Zayden, gives me a proposition that if I agree to be his girlfriend for six months then he'll give me the money for my mom's bills I can't turn him down. The only problem is that he wants me to be more than just his girlfriend. Will I be able to stop his seduction?
Books Seven, Eight, and Nine of The Sherbrookes of Newport Series. Previously Published Separately. Bundled For Your Convenience.
Book Seven: Protecting The Billionaire
From the outside, it appears as though billionaire Allison Sherbrooke lives a charmed life. She comes from a loving family and possesses the means to do anything she desires.
Appearances can be deceiving. All is not perfect in Allison's world. Since her move to Virginia, she's had a stalker in the shadows.
Marine Corps Captain Rocco "Rock" Raimono has spent his life defending and protecting others. Now he must protect the woman he's falling in love with from an obsessed stalker who wants Allison for himself. For Rock, failure is not an option.
Book Eight: Bidding On The Billionaire
Rather than disappoint his beloved aunt, billionaire Derek Sherbrooke reluctantly agrees to participate in her foundation's fundraiser: a bachelor auction. Concerned about who the lucky winner will be, he devises a plan and enlists the ...
I REALLY LOVED this book! I loved the story line, the characters, and the buildup. The connection between the characters and the tension between the two really creates a steamy, hot and amazing read!!' Madison T. Edwards Top 100 Reviewer
Fighting wth him is safer than falling for him.
The Roadside arrest has shifted the dynamics of our relationship. I'm tired of fighting with him. I want to benefit from his softer side. Is a kiss the only forfeit Rick will demand? Find out what happens when my job changes everything.
Everyone knows Rick and Sara fell in love the day they met. Only they just keep making war not love.
Can't deny the chemistry between me and Sara. Her intelligence and her spirit intrigue me and, for some unfathomable reason, the need to protect her consumes much of my waking hours and a few of my dreams as well. But she's too high maintenance. Especially as she holds a long time grudge and knows just how to push my buttons.
I've never forgiven Rick for ...
"The Red Planet Dragons of Tajss series is filled with sexy, single warrior aliens looking for mates." - theromancejunkie
USA Today bestselling author, Miranda Martin, creates a world like no other in an epic series that defines the science fiction romance genre.
"Holy cow balls!! The second I opened it I couldn't put it down. I am 110% ADDICTED!!"
I was never meant to find out.
No one was supposed to know.
Yet I do.
I know what's coming and it's up to me to stop it, for the survival of my entire race.
We destroyed Tajss to save it from ourselves.
I've never doubted our cause.
Until I find a secret plan that betrays everything my warrior race has ever stood for. Honor, respect, and treasuring our females.
This alien female, this human woman, changes everything.
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In the gloom and austerity of post First World War Britain, three young people are brought together in a sleepy English market town - each with a burning desire to break away from the shame and deprivation of their youth. The arrival of a war damaged veteran in their midst challenges their idealistic hopes for the future, unleashing passion, deceit and betrayal into their lives. Years later the repercussions return to haunt the next generation. Against a backdrop of a new world war, two young people's search for love is cruelly threatened when a crime hidden for many years is finally brought to the surface exposing the fragile relationships within a family that harbours a terrible secret. This is an epic love story set against the backdrop of a rural community thrust into the front line of global conflict.
'Spellbinding book' - Amazon (Canada) review.
'This is an excellent page turner - a big novel firmly planted in the epic tradition with strong characters playing out against the ...
A delightful romantic comedy about two quirky, lovable people desperately trying to fix their lonely, broken lives...
When Annie finds herself floating in the sea, hanging on for dear life, the only thoughts that flash through her mind are her failed attempts at love.
Charlie is bitter and lonely. He lives alone on a tropical island and has turned into the perfect example of a modern-day hermit.
On a sunny afternoon when Charlie is out fishing, he catches a lot more than he bargained for. Risking his boat, he saves an unconscious woman near death. A woman that will change his life in ways he never thought possible.
Feelings quickly develop between the two, but how will Annie react when she finds out who Charlie really is? It could be the difference between a life of happiness or another broken heart.
Two lonely people. The perfect setting. Awkwardly comical situations. Perfect ingredients for chuckles, tears, and a wonderfully satisfying ending.
"G.C. Riley's novels are written ...
Someone is stalking Tracy McCaffrey. Someone has gone so far as to burn her home and kill her husband. Someone has her fearing for her life.
With no home, no stability, no plans, no music in her head -- Tracy is drifting.
But drifting is dangerous.
They might come and take her kids. They use her name and her fame and fortune to exploit what is left of her band. They are turning all her friends against her. Some even believe she is responsible for Preston's death. Is she?
How can she pull herself out of depression long enough to protect her family and find out who wants her dead? At what point is enough going to be enough to get her to fight back?
Get whisked away on a sweet, romantic European vacation! When love strikes, these billionaires must risk their most valuable assets--their hearts.
Zoe Alexiou, journalist and independent woman, leaves Chicago for Athens to finally let go of her past. But that becomes seemingly impossible when reclusive Greek billionaire Theo Vassilias persuades her to stop in Paris and a long-secret family skeleton is revealed. Once in Athens, a disastrous night causes Zoe to ask Theo for his help. He whisks her away to his private island, where they both have to face their pasts, and their hopes for the future. When Theo won't share his feelings, Zoe believes their relationship won't work. Theo has vowed to make her his wife, but he has to share his truth, or lose Zoe forever.
Heat level: Sweet
Length: 120 pages
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There will always be something special about your first love. Years can pass; but memories and emotions are hard to shake. There is a fire lit inside of you, waiting to be put out.
But what if you had a second chance with your first true love... ?
Author Mandi Gale is struggling to find her muse and finish her romance novel. That is, until she is brought back together with her former best friend from high school -- the guy she was secretly in love with.
Adam Scott is a professional boxer, rising through the WBA ranks and currently undefeated. He seems smitten and amazed to be reunited with Mandi, sweeping her into an inspiring, erotic whirlwind romance. But he has secrets back home that puts a wedge between them.
Can Adam continue winning matches without his good luck charm? Can Mandi finish her story without her muse?
The real question is: is love enough to bring two soulmates back together?
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Professional boxer Range McQuinn was set to walk down the aisle as Best Man... with the beautiful and successful Maid of Honor Julia Jason. After circumstances force them together... will Range and Julia have feelings for each other... or does Julia consider the boxer OFF LIMITS?
This story is approximately 5,000 words. HEA and no-cliffhanger. Enjoy!
An Exciting, Thrilling, Complete E-Mail Order Bride Box Set
Book 1 - The Cowboy's E-Mail Order Bride
Joanna was the epitome of a southern girl- beautiful, curvy and as sweet as cherry pie. She always remained positive and happy, even without having much time outside of her work life.
With little luck dating, Joanna decided to sign up for an email order bride service, thinking little of it.
Awaiting her arrival was John, a handsome, muscular hunk with a stellar ranch.
Will love find course through old methods? Or will they be forced to walk separate paths alone?!
Book 2 - The Billionaire's Bride
Sam Carlisle, the heir of one of the country's most infamous ranches was raised to tend to his land and care for it above all else -- even at the expense of himself. It was a full life, but a lonely one.
Most of the girls Sam dated simply wanted to add the Carlisle name to their own. There weren't many people who didn't know the Carlisle's out West, and every girl in town ...
A chance encounter leads to an outrageous proposal. Two weeks. One little lie.
Too busy with work, Matt didn't have time for a girlfriend. But a girlfriend was exactly what he needed -- at least for the duration of his family's trip.
This vacation was supposed to help Beth relax, and she was looking for a little fun to spice things up. So when the charming stranger asked her to be his pretend girlfriend, it sounded like just the distraction she was looking for.
It was just a harmless vacation fling. No strings, no messy feelings. Right?
Cara is after one thing and one thing only: a job in a dirty, rough bar where she can pick up dirty, rough men.
Her first rule is "no repeats," so even after she has a bout of hot, out-of-control sex with her ex-Navy SEAL boss, she refuses to fall into bed... or against the wall... or into the ropes with him again.
The problem is, as they work more closely together, she can't help but fantasize about what Round 2 would be like. He's determined to have her, and he's determined to keep her away from the rough bikers who frequent the bar. Just how determined is Cara to deny herself the pleasure of his arms?
This story is intended for mature readers. Men swear like sailors and characters are doing stuff that rock the boat.
2 BONUS book included!
When a witch hunter falls in love with a witch...
I was happy with my West Coast life - 24-hour pizza delivery and bikini-clad bodies as far as the eye could see. Now I'm in the small-ass town of Hayvenwood to extract a ransom to save my little brother's life. And that ransom is locked inside of the sexiest witch I have ever met, Hazel Evanora.
I need her powers, and I have less than a week to steal them.
I can't let a human get close to me. I can't risk having any more blood on my hands, no matter how magical it feels when Grayson is near me. Did I just really use the word magical? Clearly, I've been selling off my brain along with my powers. But the suffocating bills from my mother's addiction rest on my shoulders. And if I'm late again, they'll come after everyone I care about.
Grab your broom and get ready to fall under a love spell...
Sometimes life offers second chances...
Madeline Stuart has made one too many careless mistakes at her high-powered job and is asked to take a highly suggested vacation.
But who could blame her scattered thinking? She's reeling from a breakup with her long-term boyfriend and her mother's recent death. While trying to fill the endless hours of free time, Madeline's curiosity is piqued when she finds an old letter hidden in her grandmother's antique writing desk addressed to Josephine Amaud in Comfort Crossing.
It seems like a perfect time for a road trip to deliver the long-lost letter. What better way to keep busy?
Deserted by his big-city girlfriend because he's a "country bumpkin," Gil Amaud, a business owner in Comfort Crossing, Mississippi, has sworn off women...
... then he meets Madeline who needs his help. How could he refuse her?
They soon discover the love letter was written many years ago by Josephine's first beau, Paul, but she never received it. While they try to ...
Aislinn and her friends have escaped the druids' stronghold, but the fight isn't over. At Samhain, the veil between the worlds will be thinner than ever, and the new leader of the druids has a terrifying plan that could mean deadly consequences for humans and Fae alike.
Tortured with visions of Samhain, Zane struggles to adjust to college life and to his new ability, which could be the key to defeating the druids for good. At the same time, he helps Wynnie begin to recover from her years of abuse with the druids.
With Samhain just weeks away, Aislinn and Kieran face another challenge -- fulfilling their bargain with the three Fates, the Morrigna, before time runs out.
With new characters from Irish myth and legend, encounters with headless horsemen and mermaids, and an epic battle for the future of Fae and humans, the third installment in this Fae fantasy series delivers a thrilling conclusion, with plenty of passion and supernatural romance along the way.
"Just finished Samhain, ...
Seth was brilliant, caring, sexy and dead. Now, a month after his death in a fiery car crash it seems his ghost has returned to haunt Julia Morris. The anguished Julia suspects that the tormented Seth patiently waits in some kind of a deathless limbo for her to join him. When Seth's twin Simon shows up, he relays a horrifying truth; his dead brother was not only murdered by the mob, but Julia is their next intended victim! Forced to trust a man her deceased lover disdained, the pair are soon on the run, hoping to find a secreted computer disk before the mob's hit man does. To make matters worse, Julia discovers she is attracted to Simon even as Seth's ghostly whisper warns her to beware, hinting at a devastating secret that may destroy every memory she holds dear.
An arranged marriage. A brutal abduction.
And a love so forbidden, it might destroy them both.
Avery Capulet is missing.
Taken by a madman. Kept in the dark.
She might not survive.
He'll use her body. Destroy her mind. All before he ever lays a hand on her.
Rome Montague is a drug dealer. A criminal. A thief.
And he needs the secrets Avery and her family are keeping - even if it means cutting them out of her pretty Capulet flesh.
Rome Montague is missing - but nobody will miss him.
Not that it matters; After the things he's done to this girl, he doesn't deserve to be found.
Vicious Prince, set in the criminal underbelly of San Francisco, follows two warring families who are ruled by blood, power and twisted desire.
Please note this book was formerly titled Verona Blood.
There's a bounty on his head...
Captain Julius Bertrand isn't a pirate anymore, but someone wants him out of the way. Distracted by an avaricious girl he could never love and the beautiful Kate O'Connell who doesn't need him, Bertrand tries to untangle the web of mysterious cargo someone in the New World wants to keep a secret.
Kate O'Connell arrives in San Madrid determined to put her past behind her. Assisting her physician father shouldn't be too scandalous if she can mind her tongue and temper, but it seems all of the women on the island see her as less than suitable for their company. When tragedy strikes, she must forgive them all and put her best foot forward, even if that means rubbing shoulders with the one man who captivates her heart and imagination.
When Bertrand's pirating past returns with the explosive force of a sweeping broadside, he finds he must sacrifice everything his respectable life has brought him in order to save what matters most.
An Age of Sail ...
Julie Stafford has been in love with Jeremy McCullum since the day she fell into a fresh steaming cow patty and he punched her brother in the mouth for laughing. Now 20 years later, she is no longer that precocious six-year old tomboy, but rather a smart and beautiful woman. And still very much in love with the man who thinks of her as his best friend's little sister.
Jeremy McCullum is finally home to stay. As an ex-special forces operative, he served his country honorably... and has the medals and nightmares to prove it. Now that all he wants is the quiet and solitude of his family's ranch, he finally notices that his best friend's little sister isn't so little anymore. She is definitely not the spunky little tomboy of their childhood, but a fascinating woman who he can't seem to get out of his mind.
STAFFORD RANCH MONTANA is a heartwarming romance series filled with strong, honorable men and women, and the resilient partners who share their love, lives, and family. JULIE is the ...
If I have to face another year avoiding the guys at my accounting firm, I'm going to lose my ever-loving mind.
So when I apply for a second job as an instructor at my favorite ski resort, I feel like everything is adding up perfectly. But when the guy interviewing me turns out to be the same guy I mowed down not twenty-four hours ago on the slopes, it seems like the universe really is conspiring against me.
Markus happens to be the yummiest specimen I have ever seen cutting up the powder. He's irresistible and things between us are hot enough to melt snow. But when his ex-girlfriend shows up, that's my cue to nope on out of there...
I won't be put on ice for any man; not even one who fills my dreams and makes me wish I was his own personal snow bunny.
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Lenny "Lowlife" Kesler promised himself that he'll earn his bottom rocker within the year. He never complained about cleaning the toilets, maintaining the kitchen, and fetching beer for a patch at four in the morning. He knew that these menial chores were part and parcel of being a prospect.
But when he was asked to serve as a bodyguard for the president's daughter, he felt that he had hit an all time low. Doing things for the club made him proud. But babysitting a brat was a different matter altogether. He hated the task that was assigned to him.
That is until he saw her.
Samantha Cross left San Mateo five years ago. She chose to be with her mother when her parents got divorced. Her loathing for her dad only intensified since then. But now she's back in town, for a selfish purpose that she'd rather keep a secret.
She expected her dad to pick her up. It was the least thing he could do for her, she thought. But when another person - an unpatched initiate at that - fetched her at ...
Charles McCormick and his brother were on their way home to Montana. While taking a break at a small truck stop, Charles noticed a truck at the far end of the parking lot. Something about didn't seem right and piqued his interest. Little did he know he was about to be involved in something extremely sinister.
Jackalynn Todd was living a nightmare. She had been sold like a slab of meat by her drunken uncle. She was dirty, hungry and had seldom seen the outside of a trucker's sleeper in over three weeks. She was sure her life was over until a stranger knocked on the door. She was terrified the trucker would return and told the stranger to go away, but in her heart she hoped he would save her.
Polly Whitney knew she would be dead soon. She was naked and in a cage with several other naked women. Each night she would be beaten until she was unconscious and each night she prayed that she would die.
This book contains explicit sexual material, adult language and violence. It is only ...
Hard working criminal lawyer Elizabeth Montgomery is finally taking a vacation, a solo trip to the mountains of North Carolina to a cozy little cabin in the woods. Unfortunately, she doesn't even get to spend one night there. She takes an early evening hike and ends up on the wrong side of a vicious animal attack.
Or so she thought.
When she's found and rescued by sexy stranger, Abraham, she soon finds out it was a werewolf that attacked her. And that she's the newest member of Abraham's pack.
Now Elizabeth must navigate the changes that come along with becoming a werewolf while also learning to fit into this tight knit pack. For an only child who rarely speaks with her own parents, getting close to Abraham and his family might just be scarier than becoming a werewolf.
It's the New Year! Time to ring your bell with some hot and hunky resolutions! Join 15 of your favorite romance authors as their stories get off... on the right foot this year. Champagne corks aren't the only things popping!
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The new year is shaping up to be just like the old one: boring, routine, and most of all, lonely. Which is a gut-punch considering all my besties are getting rings on their fingers and buns in their ovens.
When I meet Ben on New Year's Day I know it's not a coincidence; the Universe is testing me. He's my ideal man -- single, handsome as hell, and he's looking at me like I'm the girl of his dreams.
One problem: He wants no-strings... and I'm looking for a happily-ever-after.
When fate forces Ben and me together, I know I'm in trouble.
Why does a man so wrong for me feel so right?
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Calliope intended to make it work with her fiancé, despite her doubts, but when Callipe's fiance is caught cheating, the heat turns up between Calliope and her bad boy ex.
One Ruined Wedding. One bad boy guest. One wedding night she never expected, but can it last? Calliope wasn't expecting Michael, the one man who made her heart pulse to be the one to save her from her wedding disaster.
Calliope Campbell was set to marry her long term boyfriend, despite all her doubts. This was her chance to finally get her happily-ever-after. Her parents died years ago while holding hands and showed her first hand what it was like to live and die while always being in love. Somehow she intended to make it work with her fiancé, despite her doubts.
Bad boy Michael Marshall wanted Calliope but on their only date a year ago, she choose to get back together with her boyfriend. He understood as he was not a safe choice, but he went to her destination wedding in Mexico to see first hand how she'd ...
Enjoy an Office Space-meets-Princess Bride romantic comedy from a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author!
Daisy le Fey is good at a lot of things: Math, science, accidentally turning people into pumpkins... Unfortunately, she's hopeless at the one skill hiring managers look for when filling open positions for magical beings: Magic.
When she jeopardizes her apprenticeship by getting involved with sexy mortal Trevor Masterson, it's one disaster too many. In order to earn her wings, she's going to have to ditch the human-and her one chance at true love.
A rollicking Nether-Netherland adventure!
Enjoy the Magic & Mayhem paranormal romantic comedies!
• Kissed by Magic
• Must Love Magic
• Smitten by Magic
Years ago I walked away from the only person I've ever loved... And now I'll have to fight to win her back. One small problem. She's just as stubborn as she was then... and she's convinced herself she hates me.
I don't blame her though. The things I've done, the way I left. I wouldn't trust me either.
But I'm back now and she's the one person who can help me. I just have to convince her I've changed.
His love will kill her...
The last time I kissed Raine, she nearly died. I've stayed away for five years, making sure she was safe from me, safe from the creatures I hunt. Now, there's a demon chasing me who wants revenge.
His sights are locked on Raine.
My ex, who disappeared five years ago, just showed up, kidnapped my best friend, and told me I'm some rare breed of witch. Oh, don't forget there's a demon after me. But I'm not the meek little girl he remembers.
I'm not going down without a fight.
Don't miss out on Raine and Loren's fight to save their town--and each other!
This is the second novella in The Lynch Brothers Series. While it can be read as a standalone, it's best read after Hunting Witch Hazel. This is a short story.
From USA Today Bestselling, Amazon Top 100 Bestselling, and multiple Award-winning author Carmen Caine: Highland Blood Moon - A Cassidy Edwards Novella (The story of Dorian Ramsey's turning)
A message summons Dorian Ramsey home to discover his village ravaged by a mysterious Night Viper and his sister caught in web of treachery. To save her, he must make a choice -- a choice that alters his destiny forever.
This novella also includes the short story: Bonepicker
My name is Raven. They call me a Bonepicker -- a lone wolf, a wolf without a pack -- but I'm no ordinary wolf. I'm a wolf of the Mists and I feed on carrion of a special kind, the Carrion of the Reaches. There's not a Reach I can't break into nor a place I can't escape -- in spite of having so many prices on my head, they'd confuse a calculator.
Christmas is a holiday I'd rather forget, but then I accept a job from Lord Lucian Rowle and everything changes.
Twelve men... one woman... plenty of dandelions. Eva Merida has her life in order. She loves her job at the Furry Friends Rescue League and has a loving, supportive family. But she's still missing that one special person to stand by her side. When she comes in third place on the local TV version of "The Bachelor," entitled Accept this Dandelion, she nearly loses all hope for romance. Fortunately, the TV station decides to do a second season of the dating show... and they name Eva as the Bachelorette! With a plethora of dating mishaps recorded for TV, Eva finds herself falling for several men at once... including the show's host. Will she find love at last or simply embarrass herself in front of the entire city?
"The Daring Heart" is an IPPY Bronze Medal Winner
AMAZON TOP 100 BESTSELLER
#1 Scottish Historical Romance
Scotland, 1482 - To the scandalous Lord Julian Gray, marriage is a malady and nothing more.
How can a man even court a lass longer than a fortnight when there are so many pouting lips to kiss? Roaming the courts of Europe, Julian appears to spend his time drinking wine, wagering gold, and dandling willing lasses upon his knee. But no one knows the man behind the mask. No one knows that he is Le Marin -- Europe's most daring and brazen spy.
But everything changes the night he finds a dagger pressed against his ribs and an alluring hazel-eyed minx in his bed.
Born into the Vindictam, the renowned Venetian family of assassins, Liselle dreams of the day she will be allowed to practice the family craft. And when she is sent to the Scottish court, her dream is finally realized. But is it an honor... or a curse?
As the threat of civil war looms over Scotland, and the king's own ...
This novella was formerly titled Love's Mercy.
They'd been kept apart because of secrets and fear. When they finally meet, will their fractured pasts keep them from seeing their common connection?
A Contemporary Inspirational Romance
Faye Andrews wants to keep the shameful truth about her real father a secret.
Chase Michaels wants to make his guardian's last days as peaceful as possible and vows to protect him at all costs.
Faye's life is heading down the road to nowhere when her mother shows up with a request Faye wants to refuse, but can't. Her bio-dad is dying and she needs to head south to Thistle, Texas, and help set his affairs in order. Except, bio-dad doesn't want her help, he wants reconciliation. He wants her love.
Chase's life is spiraling out of control. His guardian, Heath, the only person left who cares about him, is dying. Vowing to protect him, Chase is wary when the legitimate heir arrives and worries that she'll make Heath's last days miserable and ruin all ...
After Renee Lockhart appeared on the local TV dating show "Accept this Dandelion" and found the love of her life, she thought she was done with TV. But when she hears that the entire city has bets on how soon she and her fiancé will break up, she is determined to show that their love is meant to last. When Mike, the KETO producer, approaches her about airing the wedding live, she jumps at the chance. Once she is set up with a famous wedding coordinator, plans take a turn for the worse and the simple wedding they wanted becomes the event of the year. In the meantime, Eva Merida is dealing with her own life changing opportunity. Though she's in love with her boyfriend, who she met on the second season of the dating show, she can't turn down the chance to investigate a Hollywood TV show when offered a position. When she runs into an old flame, she questions the stability of her current relationship. Will Renee be able to prove her love for Ben to the city before her wedding falls apart? ...
The Party Of The Year In Virginia Turns Deadly
What began as rural Virginia's premier New Year celebration turns into a day of horror when the enemies of Alex Destephano's grandfather, Congressman Adam Patrick Lee, bring the war to his Virginia estate killing, maiming and destroying everything in their path.
>>>An Unlikely Terrorist
Behind the heinous attacks is the last person one might expect - a man known not for the threat he poses to the American people, but for being one of the nation's heroes. What would lead held up as an American hero to turn on his own?
>>>An Ending You Won't See Coming
Alex finds herself thrown into a conspiracy involving corrupt politicians, mafia vendettas and a terrorist plot that threatens to upend and destroy the lives of thousands. To top it all off, she must continue to navigate her complicated relationship with her ex-husband, the head of police, and his new wife.
>>>USA Today Bestselling author Judith Lucci brings you Toxic New Year, another ...
Paolo Peretti is a billionaire thanks to his father's hard work.
He is proud and vain, always used to getting the best that money can buy.
His collection of the world's finest would be complemented by the beautiful, sexy Sofia Aurora Romano.
Sofia is perfect in every way except that she's not rich.
Paolo is too proud to be seen with a poor, working-class woman. His friends would blackball him if they found out.
Sofia bears on his mind and soon he can't think of anything else. He wants her.
She turns him down, finding his strutting pride a turnoff.
He has to have her and nothing will suit him but to have her, own her, his collection would be complete with her at his side.
Can he put his pride away and go to her? Can he win her heart and own her?
Julius Vega never wanted a mate. The four Vega brothers were all traumatized by their father's experience with his mate and all vowed to be single forever. They have just returned from fighting overseas in the Shifter Special Forces to find out that their father has just died, and bad news turns worse when they find the will which states that all four brothers must get married and find mates within a year or they lose their beloved family ranch forever.
After polishing off a bottle of wine to wash down the pain killers for the root canal that she just had, Ava King is feeling a little loopy. She OD's on some inspirational quotes on her Pinterest account and is feeling on top of the world. But when she wakes up her whole world comes crashing down. In the fog of her headache, she remembers that she left a message for her boss, quitting her job, sent a text to her deadbeat boyfriend, breaking up with him, and signed up to a mail order bride website in another state. So when she gets a ...
Clean romance series by USA Today Bestselling Author Regina Duke
Rayna Lang is blindsided by her inheritance and needs a husband fast or she'll lose it all, but a family curse stands in the way of her happily ever after.
Don Hazen was ordered by his father to come to Eagle's Toe to help out at his sister's feed and grain store, but no one really needs him until Rayna comes along. Can a marriage solve both their problems? Or will love ruin everything?
Find out in this sweet clean romance by USA Today Bestselling Author Regina Duke, #9 of the Colorado Billionaires series.
Billionaire romance, sweet romance series, marriage of convenience.
Sometimes finding happily ever after isn't so simple...
Libby Blake is sweet, smart, and super-model gorgeous, so why doesn't she stand up for herself? When an unwanted, high-pressure proposal catches her off guard, she feels trapped. Who says no to a millionaire, after all?
Reg Rafferty's small catering business is just getting off the ground when he's asked to plan a wedding reception for a millionaire. The assignment could rocket his company into the big league. There's just one problem. He can tell the bride doesn't want to go through with it, and the more he gets to know her, the more he hopes she doesn't.
Full of humor and tenderness, this novella celebrates letting go of past fears and seizing a brighter future.
Look for other stand-alone books in this series
A Second-Chance Proposal
A Rival's Proposal
In an epic battle of good versus evil, one woman finds herself the focal point of a magical feud. Sabrina thought she knew who she was until a knight of long ago returns to steal her heart.
If you could live forever, what would you choose to live for? I chose love...
A silent guardian, Alexander has walked the corridors of time in pursuit of an end to a haunting prophecy. Sabrina has lived a life surrounded by modern magic, unaware that the greatest and deadliest of powers reside within her own soul. If it only takes the light of love to ignite the stars, what of the decadent seduction of darkness? All roads don't lead home and some myths only grow into legend.
A wrong number is supposed to be just that--a wrong number.
Do not continue to text. Do not flirt.
A wrong number shouldn't be the first person on your mind in the morning, or the last at night... and you're definitely not supposed to talk them into buying a baby goat.
Because that would be weird.
When Zach Hastings and I get into a wrong-number mix-up, we don't follow the rules. We keep texting and flirting, because he's wicked funny and perfectly nerdy and a wonderful distraction.
I'm not looking for love, and Zach definitely had the wrong number.
Maybe he's the right guy.
Let's Get Textual is a full-length standalone romcom with a HEA.
Protecting her got complicated.
"Just remember I'll come to you. That's a promise."
Kara had always loved her best friend's older brother, but Warren was an unattainable dream. She tried to move on, marrying a man she thought was the next best thing. She was wrong.
Frightened by her ex-husband's "business" dealings, she kept her pregnancy a secret and hid. But some secrets are impossible to keep. Desperate to protect her son, she remembered Warren's promise and made the call.
Warren realized he loved Kara too late to save her from a bad marriage. He can't change the past, but he can protect her -- and her baby -- by marrying her. He sails away with them on his private yacht to buy them time before confronting her ex. She's so vulnerable and afraid, he's determined to keep his feelings locked inside, no matter how hard it is.
But a yacht is the worst place to try to keep your distance.
This suspenseful, swoony romance will make you breathless with anticipation. Get it now!
The Greek isles with its warm Mediterranean Sea and white sandy beaches would have been an idyllic setting, except Jim didn't want to be there. Thrown out of his house by his daughter's all girls' choir, this unassuming author found himself four thousand miles from home. Gazing at the moon with a beautiful French woman he just met eases the pain of this widower's loss. Suddenly he finds himself caught up in a world of glamour that he didn't know existed. Who is this mysterious woman he finds under the moon of Mykonos?
Kali Styx was sent to a boarding school across the country where she knows absolutely no one, but goes because she is determined to be with her own kind. Things are going well at first. She has friends. Classes are fun until strange things start happening. They've always happened, her friends say. But she's the first to say anything about it. Or so she thought.
Her father is the dean. Her mother whom she never met... dead. She was told she was the product of half human/half angel with the strongest power to rule over her future if she gets control of her powers. But with so many lies starting to come alight at the Styx Gifted Institute where her father seemingly holds all the cards, she can't help but ask why she was really brought here.
Hayes Under, the darkly wicked level ten in her class has his say in her life on a daily basis whether it's nice or not. He has the ability to block her famous spells and get under her skin at every turn. Webb Travis, who seems so angry all the time, ...
Parker Elliot falls in love with the girl of his dreams Melanie Kirkland. Their lives are happy, they're safe and with no worries. Away finishing his final year at college, Parker leaves Melanie with her Grandfather and her stepfather who is not the man he pretends to be and Parker loses Melanie. Now alone he is haunted by a woman that needs his protection, a woman that is nothing like Melanie. Chelsea is shy and quiet and he finds himself falling in love with her and he doesn't want too, he wants to stay faithful to his childhood sweetheart that he married for a short time. Parker has to learn to love again, he has to learn to let the past go and Chelsea has to forgive him for the hurt he caused her, a hurt he didn't intend to befall her. With Chelsea and her daughter Ellie - Parker finds a new way to live beyond the grief of his lost love Melanie and Chelsea faces her own past and her own grief with Parker by her side. A love story set in Jacksonville, Florida in the roaring ...
"Drive this woman out!"
"Throw this woman into the sea!"
When he doesn't know Debbie Nian's true identity, Carlos Huo cold-shoulders her.
"Mr. Huo, she is your wife," Carlos' secretary reminded him. Hearing that, Carlos gives him a cold stare and complained, "why didn't you tell me earlier?"
From then on, Carlos spoils her rotten. Little did everyone expect that they would get a divorce.
I wanted her body. But she stole my heart.
Calvin Wood is everything I hate in a man.
Womanizer, dirty talking, cocky and very jealous.
He's a hardcore football player and has the worst reputation in the college.
I was assigned to work with him to get him in shape since the injury.
It was a big mistake, or maybe it wasn't...
Our flirting and kisses have transformed into something very real.
Only one problem. I can't tell him that I'm pregnant with his baby.
The moment I saw Harper, I couldn't get her out of my mind.
She's a strong, sexy woman that resists my charms.
When she's not driving me nuts, she's driving me wild
For one crazy, passionate night, she was mine.
But she disappeared without even telling about my baby.
**Author's note: This is a full-length, standalone romance novel with no cliffhanger, no cheating and a guaranteed happily ever after.
Elite warriors of the Techno-Magi division, Aezabeth and her warhorse, Franc, were created for total domination on the battlefield. A fusion of innate magical ability and forced experimentation, they were joined so closely that even their thoughts could not be hidden from one another.
After a spiteful act of betrayal, they were robbed of mission, rank, brothers-in-arms, and the very country that turned them into war machines. Their life's purpose, stripped overnight.
Trained to believe that fulfillment could only be found in battle, now, with nothing but each other, they must decide how to move forward: leave it all behind, or seek revenge for what was done to them.
"From the author of Livy and Truly Loved, Angela J Conrad once again proves to be a master at writing the surprise, twisted ending. Her newest book, a group of shorts, Ripping Time, is both entertaining and a delightful read."
Here are three dark and campy, cautionary tales about the control of social media over our minds, hearts, and sometimes our lives. An Electronic Connection, a narcissistic online predator gets more than he bargained for. Obsession, a woman caught in her device's world where never-ending game music plays, the cheery sound effects ring like church bells calling her to worship at the altar of her device. And Free Seeds, a twisted tale of a romance gone bad, a fateful trip, and a gift of seeds that grab lives and throw souls into a dark abyss.
Narrated by three sarcastic spirits, Bystander, Onlooker, and Watcher, your story blurs as you stumble on the threshold of an inter-dimensional highway, your vision will be obscured by the twilight shroud of the in between. ...
Chase was a one woman kind of guy until he found his wife cheating on him. Since then, he has made sure to make up for lost time.
Callie is a single mom who isn't interested in dating anyone... especially not a playboy like Chase.
Fate seems to keep putting them in each other's paths.
Will Chase do Whatever It Takes to make this single mom his?
From USA Today Bestselling Author, Allen Kent!
"The Whitlock Trilogy" brings together in a searchable boxset the three books of award-winning author Allen Kent's popular historical fiction family saga. Set in the tumultuous 1860s and 70s of the American frontier, "River of Light and Shadow," "Wild Whistling Blackbirds," and "Suzanna's Song" reflect the energy, tension, romance, and adventure that defined the nation's westward expansion. Kent's talents as a successful writer of best-selling thrillers combines with his intense passion for historical accuracy as he propels the Whitlock family and his readers through Missouri's bloody Mormon Wars, the fracturing years of the war between the states, and the period of greed, prejudice, and courage that shaped the opening of the West.
>>>"I just LOVE this whole series. So thought-provoking and thoughtfully written. Wonderful historical fiction with contemporary application for the insightful reader." - Juliet Scherer of Yettie ...
The Legend of Gard - Part 3
Returning to the modern world, Gard is in for a culture shock. He has to adjust to a place he hasn't seen for twenty years, and can't even remember. Taken by Francis, he is put in front of audiences and treated as a novelty act, the wild man, and Emma is worried that Francis is trying to get his revenge by splitting them up.
But Emma has her own mission, to find out the truth behind Gard's life and who his family is. Armed only with an old photograph, it's going to take some time, but she's determined to know Gard's real name, and his legacy.
Gard will always be Lord and protector of the jungle, nothing can change that. Yet his mighty ways will not always succeed in the modern world, and Emma will have to protect him just as much as he protected her.
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With a dead end job and men refusing to date her because of her curvy body, Penny's life wasn't in the best of spots. However, when she is captured by a group of mysterious soldier's related to her father's death, her salvation comes in the form of a handsome alien with golden eyes, deadly skill, and an incredible body to boot.
Kelian came to Earth seeking fortune, but once he crashes and is tortured by humans and the Trezodian Empire, his stay takes a strange turn as he is bound to Penny by an honor pact. A pact that binds him to protect her, protective feelings that soon take a passionate turn as he soon discovers that she might be the mate that he has been looking for all his life, the mate that could mean hope for his species.
The two traverse the continental United States to seek out Kelian's emergency supply pod, a trip that will bring the two of them closer together in lust, passion, and finally love.
But this budding relationship is threatened by their own inner demons ...
Flint Beck is a down-on-his-luck PI who has a chip on his shoulder. A disgraced cop, he's trying to serve justice in an unjustified world, but it's hard when no clients come to his office.
The city is suffering a heatwave and things are only going to get hotter for Flint when a beautiful actress called Evelyn Thatcher comes to call, offering a big payday if he'll prove that her deceased husband's family are stopping her from receiving the money he left her in his will. It seems too good to be true at first, and is proven when Flint becomes tangled in the sordid web woven by a woman who is best known for playing femme fatales.
But can Flint trust her? And can he resist the spell she weaves on every man she encounters?
While juggling this, he also has to explain to his son why he got kicked off the police force and figure out how to deal with the simmering attraction between him and his long-suffering assistant Marie.
A doomed Russian Prince hires a struggling fashion stylist to help him look good for his upcoming meeting with possible future princesses. The Prince has developed a severe facial hair problem. Mikey Sean Sean can work with that. What Mikey doesn't yet know, however, is that the prince is a werewolf. He doesn't know that he alone can save the man he's falling in love with from a fate worse than death. But, first he has to help him look good enough to get one of his potential brides pregnant. Before the next full moon.
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Charlotte Craig is lost, broken, and in mourning. After reluctantly going back to her hometown of Claret, Wyoming, Charlotte tries to find joy in her relationship with her kooky mother. What she ends up finding is a lost love, burning with a force that she held buried inside of her.
At the end of this book you will find a Free Gift.
The dead are easy. It's the living you need to worry about.
Olivia Harmon isn't much of a people person. But then again, most Empaths aren't. It's not easy to deal with the constant assault of other people's emotions. That's why she prefers to work with the dead. As a funeral director, Olivia can keep her distance from the day to day drama of the living, and control her temperamental gift.
But everything changes after she accepts a job at the county coroner's office.
Only a few months into her new position, Olivia finds a disturbing connection in a series of unrelated death. A dark and powerful magic has found it's way to her sleepy rural town. But instead of being rewarded for her discovery, Olivia becomes the main suspect. Now at the center of a murder investigation, she has to make a choice.
Will she ignore the facts in order to protect herself or risk everything to stop a killer?
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Twenty-nine-year-old Jillian Cross refuses to believe that a pair of skinny jeans has led to her untimely demise. Life just isn't that cruel. But when an overly-enthusiastic attempt at squeezing herself into them leads her to fall and lose consciousness, she is faced with just that possibility. When she awakens with both a bruised ego and a bump on her head, she's not in her tiny apartment but her childhood bedroom circa 1999-the spring of her senior year in high school. Jillian knows that time travel isn't logical. But then again, neither was her decision to wear skinny jeans. As she attempts to navigate her way through the halls of Reynolds High, walking the same path and making the same choices she made years before, she knows that any change she makes can have a catastrophic effect on her future. But when she strikes up an unexpected friendship with motorcycle-riding, cigarette-smoking Luke Chambers, can she pretend to be the same shy girl she once was? At least she has her pink ...
"I loved every moment of this charming story, swooned over the gorgeous writing and the bits of history tucked inside, and frankly, I'm relieved McMillan has noted this is only the first in a trilogy... because I can't wait for more." --Melissa Tagg, author of All This Time
"Love in Three Quarter Time may be Rachel McMillan's love letter to Vienna, but beyond that it is a love letter to romantics. This is a story for all those who struggle to reconcile the reality of life with the hope of dreams as yet unfulfilled, and perhaps most tantalizingly not yet fully realized." Ruth Anderson, Booktalk and More
A romantic waltz through a city filled with music, passion and coffee.
Evelyn Watt fell in love with Austrian marketing director Rudy Moser the moment he stepped into their Boston firm. With his ice blue eyes and chocolate-melting accent, he is as refined as she imagines his home country to be. When Evelyn finds herself unexpectedly unemployed right before Christmas, she is left ...
After the death of her troubled mother, Sienna Hart returns to her small, coastal hometown of Ruby Bay to help her estranged sisters with the estate. She is hopeful that they can mend their broken relationship, and it's a chance to get away from her selfish, unreliable ex-boyfriend who is pushing to get back together.
Carter Palamo is a kind, handsome, yet bitter man. Burned by his last girlfriend's cruel rejection of his proposal, he is hesitant to get involved with another woman. He runs his family's hardware store in Ruby Bay and helps his grandmother with her Christmas tree farm, but makes no effort to bring his dreams of marriage and children to fruition.
When a new artist does a terrible job of decorating the hardware store's windows for the holidays, Carter hires Sienna to do the work. Neither is open to love, but their fiery attraction to one another keeps bringing them back together. Yet their defenses are just as strong - both coming from tragic pasts and relationships ...
** Amazon Bestseller in 30-Minute Romance Short Reads **
AN UNEXPECTED PROPOSAL is a super short and sweet contemporary romance short story (25 pages, 5200 words).
When Holly's boyfriend is offered the job of his dreams in Africa, Holly must choose between the love of her life and the small mountain town that soothes her soul.
"This was a very well thought out story which grips your heart. Making you believe dreams do come true." -- Page By Page Inside-Out Reviews
"An Unexpected Date is a wonderful and perfect release to a stressful or crazy day." -- Cafè of Dreams Book Reviews
"It's super short and super sweet. " -- Getting Your Read On on An Unexpected Kiss
Henry is an artist. A lonely artist, whose dim prospects for romance are kindled when Elise, a beautiful oboist, moves into the house across the street from him. Talking with her, going surreptitiously to her performances and listening to her practice quickly become the focal points of his life.
As Henry becomes more and more enamored of Elise, he realizes he needs to come to terms with his obsession, and either gamble their burgeoning friendship on a play for more, or accept what he has as being enough. An eloquent 5,200-word narrative, "A Wind Doth Blow" is a marvelously entertaining story.
An Exciting, Thrilling, Complete Navy Seal Romance Box Set
Book 1 - The Navy Seals Delivery
Aaron has always been the nice guy in the community; everyone's smiling best friend. He is an accomplished Navy Seal, who chose a different life from his ranch running brother.
Aaron had it all; he was muscular, handsome and wasn't shy of buck. But what he didn't have was love. All of his friends were getting married, and Aaron's heart was breaking. He had secrets that he knew meant no one local would ever love him. As a last ditch effort, he chooses to opt for an email order bride.
Book 2 -The Navy Seals Secret
Jessica is a curvy, beautiful, independent women who has managed to climb her way up the corporate ladder, and into a high-end leadership position. She put her lives accomplishments down to avoiding encumbering relationships, and certainly didn't plan on being with someone in the near future.
However, Jessica was unaware that her life was about to change drastically, when a ...
Straight-laced Marie Long had a knack for the business world but as far as relationships go, she didn't fair as well. So when she fell for her best friend, she knew telling him would be a disaster. Risking her heart was one thing but losing Tim, was completely out of the question.
The tables are turned when a tragic accident forces Tim to make some important decision of his own. Marie's life hangs in the balance and Tim has to come to terms with the fact that he may have to face this life without her. Can she survive the accident? Can his love bring her back?
After a devious duke betrays her, Lady Helen Montgomery swears off love. Although she'll never give her heart again, she does want a home of her own and children. She attends a London ball, bent on finding a husband. She meets Matthew Cunningham, an intriguing widowed earl seeking a mother for his daughters.
After a two-week courtship, they agree to a marriage of convenience. When she arrives at her husband's home, she finds a run-down estate, and mischievous twin girls. Add, Matthew's devilish brother and hellion sister determined to create chaos... and someone wanting her demise... it's a recipe for disaster.
Love Sneaked In, Book 2 in Vikki Vaught's Montgomery Family & Family series, takes you from the ballrooms of the Beau Monde to the wild coast of Devon. A sensual romance of mystery and mayhem, sure to please the most ardent Regency lover.
What she doesn't anticipate... passion so hot it sizzles. Dare she allow him into her heart, or should she keep the wall surrounding it ...
What do you expect on your birthday? Money? Jewelry? Or something else? Whatever, it must be a wonderful day in our life. But for Lola Li, a nightmare came just after her birthday party.
At the young age of 22, the charming and intelligent Lola Li finally graduated from the university and her future seemed to be promising. But she didn't know that challenges would arise. As her birthday party came to an end, her best friend betrayed her; her boyfriend dumped her; and her father went bankrupt. When she woke up the next day, Lola Li found herself lying in the bed of a hotel room. With her heart racing, she could only vaguely remember a strange man she was with last night. Was he someone who came to rescue her? Or a demon who pursued her?
Like all independent young women who make the leap from a small town to the bright lights of New York City, I had major aspirations and dreams... I would become a world-famous photographer, and my art would be in such high demand that I would live this life I dreamed about, forever.
The trouble with dreams is they seem to have a funny way of not quite turning out the way you'd expect. Now my photography ambitions are merely a sideline to my regular job at a local coffee shop.
But I never quit. I never gave up. And soon the stubborn determination I was born with pays off in the most surprising of ways.
With smoldering Latino looks, and a lean and muscular body so fine it could melt right through the lens of my camera, a rich and powerful stranger walks into my funky little world and turns everything upside down.
I don't normally shoot portraits, but I'm more than happy to get him in front of my camera... and into my bed!
Close Up is a standalone romance novella with no cheating and a ...
Archie MacLean , a mixed race private investigator, is surprised by a sister he did not know he had. She brings him news that they are the new owners of a resort on Barbados, thanks to an inheritance from their Scottish father. But when Archie ,his Amerasian wife, his Native American partner and his wife, and his Scottish sister, visit the resort they find the manager is involved in a scheme to rob them of their inheritance. This sets in motion events that have them and their friends fighting to save, not only their property, but their lives.
Opposites might attract, but can they stay?
Michael is losing it. Fired from the Metropolitan Police for punching a suspect, he has nowhere to go but his childhood home, full of memories of his tyrant father. When he meets a charming bookshop owner who brings him joy, he clings tight.
Once a high class fence, Finn is an honest man now. But when an old client brings him a stolen book too precious to turn away, he's sucked back into a world of lying, kidnapping and arson. Falling in love with an ex-cop with anger management issues is just the last straw.
Finn thinks Michael is incredibly sexy. Michael knows Finn is the only thing that still makes him smile. But in a relationship where cops and robbers are natural enemies, will that be enough to save them?
"an entertaining, emotionally satisfying mix of intrigue, mourning, adventure, comedy, and romance." - Publishers Weekly
Buy Trowchester Blues today and buckle in for a wild ride.