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Holidays Ever After: Contemporary Romance Holiday Boxed Set
Which holiday hottie will you unwrap first? No matter the time of the year, it’s always the season for seduction! From Spicy to Sweet and everything in between, this sizzling boxed set of TWENTY contemporary romances from today’s New York Times, USA Today, and International bestselling authors will give you tons of holiday hunks to fall in love with. Inside these pages you’ll find everything from sexy strangers and brooding billionaires to marines, firefighters, and the guy next door. Whether you’re in the mood for a Merry Christmas, a Happy Hanukkah, or a New Year’s celebration, this limited edition Holiday Ever After anthology is packed with exclusive, full-length titles to lift your spirits. From Halloween to Kwanzaa, Valentines Day, Norooz, and the Fourth of July, these stories will give your holiday season extra spark and will be the best romantic holiday bundle to hit your ereader this year! Get ready to heat up your holidays when you treat yourself to Holidays Ever After!
Cruel and Beautiful World
Cami is a mess. Putting on the perfect student persona by day to please her controlling father. Losing herself at parties at night because it’s the only part of herself she can control. She doesn’t need anyone to save her. Travis only wants to help the girl he began crushing on last semester. Watching her downward spiral creates an ache from his childhood. He wants to show her she deserves more than how she’s living. Can Cami let down her guard and let love in?
Love by the Slice (Harbor Point Book 1)
What’s better? Love, or pizza? Definitely pizza. Bianca Russo is obsessed with Romano’s; her grandfather’s pizza parlor comes with a lot of memories, as well as trouble. A secret sauce recipe handed down through generations keeps Romano’s popular with tourists and locals alike. It’s so good, several corporations have offered to buy the business… and have even attempted to steal the recipe that makes Romano’s pizza great. Bianca came to help her grandfather run the parlor. She didn’t expect to find a hot Italian working there with her. Gio Diamati is ridiculously sexy, and he sure can throw a pizza. Their chemistry is instant, their romance forbidden and delicious. Bianca refuses to date Gio because they work together, but she can’t deny the truth her heart betrays… she’s falling for him. But Gio isn’t there for the money. He’s there for the sauce. Gio wasn’t supposed to fall in love during his mission to discover Romano’s secret recipe, but that’s just what he did. Now, he has to choose between the family who has given him everything, or the girl he can’t stop thinking about. Gio must decide… his obligations? Or his heart? Mysterious, romantic, and full of twists and betrayal, Love by the Slice is a new adult contemporary romance novel featuring laughs, pizza, sweet kisses, and erotic nights. This college-age story is a heartbreaking and endearing tale about forbidden love and second chances.
Her Undercover Christmas
Christmas is approaching and Phil is a girl out to get what she wants—the life of her choosing. She wants it all: a good looking man, his money, and the respect he commands. She just needs to throw her lot in with her criminal cousins for one day. Long enough to pull off a theft and come to the attention of the man she desires. But the job goes wrong. Bastian is a man on the run—from a lifestyle he never chose and can’t seem to escape. One last favour before he disappears for good, and then he can start afresh somewhere new. But the favor balloons into more than he anticipated, and suddenly there are two of them on the run, and two of them snowed in and hiding out in his one last safe place. Can a woman who thinks she knows where she belongs help a man who has never really belonged anywhere?
She’s in love, out of her depth and in danger of losing herself.
When 18-year-old Romy Morgan saves Hollywood superstar Logan Rush from drowning, she’s offered a job as his personal assistant. In exchange for entering the exciting world of the movies, she strikes a deal to reinvent herself from top to toe, and love sparks between her and Logan. But the movie set is a world of illusion, where appearances don’t match reality, and Romy soon discovers that she’s traded her voice for love, and is in real danger of losing both her dreams and her self-respect. When she discovers a dreadful secret with the power to destroy Logan, Romy must choose between love and revenge. Hushed delivers enchanting romance with all the feels, plus a good twist of humor, and a subtle nod and a wink to The Little Mermaid. This contemporary young adult novel makes great reading for fans of Kasie West, Stephanie Perkins, Jenny Han, Sarah Dessen, Morgan Matson and Julie Buxbaum. Dive into Hushed today for an exciting feel-good romance that’ll hook your heart, head and funny-bone!
Jackson “It’s time to get my sh*t together. Time to tell her that I love her. Time to right wrongs and put the past behind me. But I have an addiction, one that haunts me, that takes over my body and mind. One that leaves scars.” Summer “It’s time to get my sh*t together. Time to tell him that I love him. Time to move on from my past. But he has an addiction, one that scares me, one that I don’t feel capable of dealing with.” Jackson - Son of a wealthy, abusive man finds peace in art. Whether that art is on his body or walls, it gives him an outlet. Summer – A woman in mourning, finds peace in the arms of her friend. Together they can fight their demons, they can put the past behind them – or can they? Can two broken people have the love they both desire? Or will dangerous, harmful outlets and loss forever consume them? Angsty romance for over 18’s. This novel contains scenes that could be a trigger for some. Please feel free to contact the author or refer to the Trigger Warning section on the author’s website – www.TraciePodger.com
The Non-Disclosure Agreement
I left my old life—and my broken heart—back in Michigan. When I moved to New York City for a fresh start, I didn’t know I would be made a sinful offer I couldn’t refuse… My billionaire businessman boss has decided that being the most powerful man on the East Coast isn’t enough. He needs political power too. But who would vote for a womanizing playboy with a different model on his arm every week? If he wants to win, he needs a respectable wife…he needs me. I have the looks, the small-town charm—I’m already his employee, and I’ve already signed a non-disclosure agreement, making me the perfect choice. But am I willing to pretend to be even more? And will there come a point when pretending isn’t enough?
Joy: Three Christmas Stories
“To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.” - Mark Twain Joy reunites authors Angela Amman, Mandy Dawson, and Cameron D. Garriepy for a trio of Christmas love stories shining a spotlight on the joy hiding behind life’s complications. Trusting Starlight Bouchons’ head chef Carlos and waitress Sami navigate a simmering attraction threatening to boil over. Doing her best to juggle three kids, a clueless ex-husband, and a second chance at an education, Sami isn’t ready for a relationship - especially with her much younger best friend - but she can’t ignore the way she feels when he’s near. With a nudge from a Christmas angel, Carlos decides to put his heart on the line and hope he can help his friend trust in love again. Airport Christmas As if solo holiday travel wasn’t lonely enough, Margot is blindsided by divorce papers moments before her return trip to an apartment that hasn’t felt like home in too long. A grounded flight, a flirtatious stranger, and a generous airport bartender provide distraction from Margot’s travel-weary life until she and her wayward husband collide en route. Forced to face the hopes and fears they’ve hidden from one another for years, can Margot and Vance take one last chance on their love? The Soloist Talia Benson has the voice of an angel and a past full of secrets, but when she takes a short order cook’s position in a new town with the Christmas season hard on her heels, she’s hoping to keep a low profile. Pastor Reilly Hunt has his hands full preparing for Christmas services: the choir soloist is called out of town, the baby Jesus has gone missing, and his searches all lead back to Talia and her teenaged son. Talia is tempted by the earnest reverend’s dimpled smile and reluctantly charmed by her quirky new community, but her secrets threaten to disrupt the uneasy peace.
The Gift Boxed Set (Books 1, 2 & 3):
The Billionaire's Love Story
A rags-to-riches Cinderella story, the single mom and the billionaire... The Gift, Boxed Set contains the first three books from The Billionaire's Love Story, a 9-part contemporary billionaire romance serial set in New York. Troubled billionaire, Tobias Stone, lives an empty life devoid of love. Struggling to come to terms with his past, he uses his wealth to insulate him from the real world where everything can be bought. Even sex. Savannah Page, a debt-ridden single mom, struggles to make a fresh start. Fleeing an abusive marriage, she's come to New York with her 6 year old son and is determined to make a good life for both of them. What happens when the billionaire with too much money meets the single mom with too much heart?
A Secret Christmas
Spend Christmas with your favorite Secrets family… Marcus and Penny After almost three years of marriage, Penny wants a baby. Can Santa give her the gift she wants this year? Connor and Bridget Connor and Bridget adjusted well to becoming an instant family of three. But alone time has been hard to find with a teenager in the house. That is until Kris Kringle gifts them with a long weekend alone. Josie and Miles As Josie’s collared sub, Miles is more than content. Until one day he discovers it’s not enough. With the help of jolly St. Nick, Miles finds the perfect ring, but will Josie say yes? Donovan and Phebe It’s been six months since Donovan proposed to Phebe. In the spirit of Christmas, Phebe gives Donovan the best gift of all. Complete submission. *** This novella was published in the Wicked Winter box set. There is no new content in this story. ***
Polar Destiny: A Reverse Harem Novel
(The Drowning Book 1)
“I've got a polar bear in my bed. Didn't think I'd ever get to say that. A very warm, soft, cosy polar bear.”
About to be sold off to the highest bidder, Isla chooses instead to escape over the frozen sea to an unknown Scottish island. There, she finds herself surrounded by four mysterious men. They seem to care for her, but Isla soon discovers she's not as safe as she thought. The four strangers are bear shifters; very hot bear shifters with an aversion to wearing clothes. In the midst of winter, the bear within takes over, leaving Isla wondering if she is safe with them. Can she get her hormones under control and tame her four shifters? And is it possible to stay human when living with bears? A full-length dystopian reverse harem novel set in Scotland. Be warned, this book contains four sexy bear shifters that will make your blood boil and your ovaries scream. 18+.
Accacia's Curse: A reverse harem novel (Sisters of Hex Book 1)
Born with a rare blood disorder that means she cannot go out in daylight, Accacia has learned to live in the dark, even if it has been incredibly lonely. Determined to find a cure that will finally allow her to walk in the sun, Accacia has spent her days and nights holed up in her laboratory doing just that. After a freak encounter with a tall, dark and ridiculously handsome stranger, Accacia might just have found her cure, but not in the way she expected. Drawn into a parallel world of paranormal creatures and a Queen who wants her dead, Accacia has to put her trust in three vampires who, seemingly, want to devour her in more ways than one. Accacia's Curse is book one of the Sister of Hex - reverse harem series and for 18+ readers. The first three books will follow Accacia and her vampire suitors; Rhain, Ezra, and Devin. #2 Accacia's Blood - COMING SOON #3 Accacia's Bite - COMING 2018
12 Days of Christmas: A Christmas Collection
Discover the 12 Days of Christmas like you've never seen them before with this collection of short stories from USA Today & Amazon Bestselling and Award Winning Authors. From fairy tales to superheroes, and reverse harem to sci-fi thriller, there's something for everyone.
The stories in this collection are based off prompts from the 12 Days of Christmas song and don't necessarily have an overtly Christmas theme. 1. Partridge in the P.E.A.R by Skye MacKinnon & Arizona Tape (Sci-fi Reverse Harem) 2. Friday, the 13th Day of December (A Satirical Modern Fairy Tale) 3. Three French Hens by Troy McLaughlan (Science Fiction Thriller) 4. Four Calling Byrds by Joynell Schultz (Fantasy/Superhero Fiction) 5. Five Gold Rings: A Sisters of Hex Prequel by Bea Paige (Paranormal Fantasy) 6. Six Geese A-Laying: A Murder Most Fowl by Holly Geely (Cozy Mystery Fairy Tale) 7. Clipped by Laura Greenwood (Paranormal Fantasy Fairy Tale) 8. The Quest by Paula Harmon (Victorian Paranormal) 9. When Stars Align by Gina Wynn (Light Sci-Fi) 10. 10 Lords a Leeping: Framed by Jenny O'Brien (Paranormal Romance) 11. The Most Wonderful Time of the Year by Liz Hedgecock (Cozy Mystery) 12. 12 Reasons by Craig Anderson All Profits from 12 Days of Christmas will be donated to Bookbus.
Saving Eira: A Paranormal Reverse Harem Novel (Fated Seasons Book 1)
Sometimes life just doesn't seem to go to plan. With having to make sure the frosts come on time, Eira already has her hands full, then she goes and adds a neighbour she's in love with, a cocky vampire, and a pesky half-summer fae that just won't leave her alone... As a descendant of Jack Frost, Eira's only job is to make sure the frost arrives on time. Well not her only job, but her most important one. And when they don't, it's a race against time to get them back. Because if the seasons don't change...well it's best not to go there. Saving Eira is a RH set in the Paranormal Council Universe and the first book in the Fated Seasons series.
Snow and Seduction:
A Steamy Reverse Harem Winter Collection
Warm up from that kiss of winter snow with seventeen steamy contemporary romance stories--reverse harem style. From international, USA Today, Amazon bestselling and debut authors alike, this collection features seventeen tales of love in winter. And what could possibly keep a woman warm better than a heated holiday romance with the perfect guy? How about three or more perfect men in each story: from billionaires to snowboarders, rockstars, cowboys, and more. That's right--each story has at least three male love interests and our heroine...she doesn't have to choose. She gets them all. "Snow and Seduction" is the sexy reverse harem romance anthology you've been waiting for. ~This Anthology Includes Stories From The Following Seventeen Authors~ 1. Tate James writing "Slopes of Sin" 2. Yumoyori Wilson writing "Visionary Christmas" 3. C.M. Stunich writing "Blizzards and Bastards" 4. G. Bailey writing "Triple Kisses" 5. Laura Greenwood writing "Sweet About Me" 6. Cece Rose writing "Snowflake" 7. Skye MacKinnon writing "Streets of Winter" 8. Arizona Tape writing "Mary F*cking Christmas" 9. Ripley Proserpina writing "Thief of Hearts" 10. K.B. Ladnier writing "The More the Merrier" 11. N.R. Spratlin writing "Their Little Helper" 12. Lucy Smoke writing "Study Break" 13. Amanda Rose writing "Frosted By My Billionaires" 14. Bea Paige writing "Avalanche of Desire" 15. CB Morrigan writing "Sugar Plum Fantasies" 16. Raya Love writing "Holly's Jolly Christmas" 17. Tracy Dawn writing "A Long Winter's Rest"
Once Upon A Twist:
An Anthology Of Unusual Fairy Tales
From USA Today & Amazon Bestsellers and Award-Winning Authors comes a collection of Unusual Fairy Tale Retellings. With everything from dystopias, to paranormal romance, sci-fi & fantasy to reverse harem, there's something for everyone as they retell lesser known fairy tales in stories full of magic, space travel and more! 1. Snakes and Ladders by Laura Greenwood (Paranormal Romance) 2. Alone by Skye MacKinnon (Sci-Fi Reverse Harem) 3. Grimm's Dweller by Arizona Tape (Urban Fantasy) 4. Carterhaugh by K.C. Carter (Fantasy) 5. The Hound of Ul'star by D Kai Wilson-Viola (Sci-Fi/Military) 6. Of Soot And Ash by Gina Wynn (Paranormal Fantasy) 7. Plain Jane by Alison Ingleby (Dystopian) 8. Skye Wolf by S.M. Henley (Dark Urban Fantasy) 9. Raising Demons by Amara Kent (Paranormal Romance) 10. Robin by K.A. Moore (Reverse Harem)
The Great King (King Series Book 2)
Vampire King Dimitri Cross is fighting for his Kingdom and the woman he loves, using his own rules. After Dimitri seized the throne, he thought things would go his way. But Dimitri is forced to enter an agreement that cost him his true love, Phoenix Gray. Tormented by the loss of his love, Dimitri turns his attention to removing his enemy Nidug, the Unseelie King from the Kingdom. In the process, Dimitri finds an unexpected ally in the quirky but beautiful Seelie Queen. Teaming up with the Seelie Queen Priscilla and her fey warriors, Dimitri takes on the Unseelie King. Can Dimitri win the fight for his Kingdom and the woman he loves before it is too late? *The Great King is book 2 in The King Series but can be read as a stand alone or out of series order*
Awakening (Beyond the Curse Book 1)
Life goes on around the cursed. Cursed as a baby, Keira has slept for over ninety years, only to be woken by the son of the man who bewitched her. But she soon discovers that Philip is nothing like his father, and is willing to show her ways to cope with her new reality. Supported by a powerful witch, and her brother, Keira and Philip do their best to stay out of his Father's clutches, and soon realise that it's up to them to fight back. A fantasy paranormal retelling of Sleeping Beauty. A Beyond the Curse story.
I Need You Forever:
Romantic Suspense, Military, Holiday, Contemporary, Erotica, Psychological Thriller (Need Series Book 5)
NOTE: This is a Complete Novel. No cliffhanger. Dual POV. Rated 18+ due to adult language and sexual content. This is an adult contemporary erotic romance filled with mystery and suspense, light BDSM, Dom/sub play, and touching on some psychological elements. This series centers around the Prescott family, their friends, and businesses. It includes unsavory characters, a horrid ex-boyfriend, a security team, made up of ex-military personnel, that will go to any lengths to protect this family, and issues of survivor's guilt. These are stand alone books that create the series, but they do not need to be read in order. The story is more enhanced if read in order. I Need You Always, Need #1 I Need You Now, Need #2 I Need You Here, Need #3 I Need You Too, Need #4 I Need You Forever, Need #5 Jackson Lombardi refused to grieve for the loss of his wife, Gabi, living the past two years for his daughter and work. Everyone pushed for him to move on, but his heart was fighting a battle between holding on to the past and letting go. Robin Patrick was a dynamo for the Marketing Department. She came in when all hell broke loose over Gabi’s death, doing everything to ease Jackson’s stress levels and keep her mind off her own problems too. Everyone thought she had it all together, not realizing she was living a lie - covering who she was for the past three years. She’s hiding from a monster who wanted to own her and her father’s company that wants to stop the investigation into his death. She’d pulled everything off until the one person who’d been her rock had been lost to her forever. A chance encounter with her boss, in the most unlikely of places, was the beginning of her salvation and the road to a temptation she wasn’t sure she’d survive. Jackson was a force to be reckoned with, an alpha extreme, perfect for her submissive nature. At least she could forget about her past, for a while, and enjoy the pleasures of today – knowing that an eternity would never be possible with someone who couldn’t love her as long as he held onto the memories of his wife or could it? What he Needs is the promise of forever, but can he finally let go of the past and open his heart to the idea of new love? "An erotic version of CSI. I now have a book boyfriend!" - Angela "Best of the series." - Stacy and Mia
A Standalone Romantic Suspense (Titan Security Book 2)
Jonas Forgione: I’d been fighting a battle with PTSD, trying to fit into society and leaving the military behind– needing time to redeem myself – to get out of my head, not being on an isolated island with my co-workers’ daughter, protecting her from the Bratva. Erica was a plain Jane – too into her studies, not the sinful vixen she’d become. How had I not noticed? How was I supposed to keep my thoughts pure when she provided the spark that had long been dormant inside me? I wanted to tie her up and then tie her to me! Erica Jamieson: I’d just graduated with a master’s in psychology, had a job waiting, and was on a final hurrah with my besties. How did it go so wrong? I’d been in hiding before, so I knew the drill. I never expected to do it again with the one man who made want to either kill him or climb him. Jonas’s broodiness and sinful body played on my mind since the first moment we met. I knew he hated me; the feeling was mutual with his arrogance. But to survive this ordeal, I’d have to surrender in more ways than one, letting go of my fears and discovering the strength inside me. ***NOTE*** This book is intended for mature audiences, age 18+, due to strong language and sexual content. This is a standalone book within a series. You do not have to read anything else to read this book. The book is a HEA, no cliffhangers, dual POV with a strong stubborn alpha dominant male and a feisty strong-willed female who loves to push all his buttons. There is a touch of light BDSM with intense panty melting scenes and edge of your seat, heart-pounding suspense. For those who enjoyed I Need You Here, Need Series #3, you’ll see Dawn’s parents resurface in this book, as well as the two bodyguards, Derrick and Rick, who were present throughout the Need Series and in Derrick’s Choice, Titan Security #1.
Shamrocks and Secrets: Book one Code of Silence Series
A girl trying to get by. A mob boss with Family obligations. A romance that seems impossible. Christi O’Rourke is perfectly content with her life. With a successful career as an event planner, there is little time for a personal life. When a mystery guest at a wedding she organized, get a little too involved with her friends and family, Christi is forced to confront him. She knows first hand how blind love can be and how quickly it can leave you broken. Patrick Malloy has it all; money, power, and his choice of women to warm his bed. When Family responsibilities force him to find a wife, his resolve is to agree to an arrangement made in his youth. Discover what happens when Patrick turns on the charm and Christi learns she is outnumbered. Follow Christi as she learns the secrets behind Patrick's generosity and attention. Will his good looks and charisma be enough to win her over? Or will the evil lurking in the shadows destroy it all? Shamrocks and Secrets is book one in Cayce Poponea Code of Silence Series. If you enjoy Mafia romance, where the bad guy shows just how good he can be, strong female leads, and revenge served up piping hot, then you will love this installment of Cayce Poponea’s heart stopping series. Pick up your copy of Shamrocks and Secrets to discover this new and exciting series today!
Freedom: A Captivating and consuming romance/suspense
Australian Doctor Casey Tyler has been looking for an escape from the memories of her past for a long time so when she takes a 3 month contract working for International Medical Assist the void that's present in her soul is telling her that this is what she needs to fill it. Flying from one side of the world to another she is faced with a brutal war zone and an unexpected savior in more ways than one. Nathanial King has seen his share of brutality and war during his 10 years service in the marines, so when a favor is called in by the CEO of IMA to protect a civilian medical team at an American base overseas he finds that his instinct to protect takes over his logic to turn it down, only he didn't know that a head strong, mouthy Aussie doctor was going to give him more than he ever bargained for. Only when a dangerous threat forces Nate to take Casey out of the game and back to his home in the USA he suddenly realizes that he not only has to protect her from the threat on her life but Casey Tyler needs to be protected from herself. As he gets deeper into her soul he unearths something more darker than he has ever seen before and now he fears he may need to protect himself from the need to own her body and soul. A beautiful powerful story of pain, forgiveness and love.
Dark Presence (The Dark Series Book 2)
Jake Tomasi came into my life like a stalker in the night. He is amazing, smart, and extremely hot! There is something about him that draws me in and I need to find out why. I want him—badly! I know he will change my whole way of life, but I can't let him know the real me. I know once I let him in, he will break down all the barricades I have thrown up to protect myself and keep things hidden for so long. Jake knew he was defying his parents, but he didn’t care! He refused to have an arranged marriage and headed back to the States to find a wife. He had been looking so long but then, there she was—the most beautiful woman he had ever seen—Jen Stanton. As soon as he saw her that day from the cafe', he knew she was the one, the woman he had to have.
Ho Ho Hocus
An inept witch, her childhood tormenter renovating his cottage next door, a band of mischievous elves, and a love potion that doesn't work as planned. When her attempt at impressing her family literally goes bad and her new neighbour looks unexpectedly good, Addison Weller learns she should have listened to her mother. Or at least read the entire spell...because now she's turned Ben into a dog. A bit of ho ho hocus and a dash of Christmas magic could be Addison's only hope for saving him.
(Tales of the Scrimshaw Doll)
Gina Santini is delighted to leave the fancy London finishing school she despises and take over the family business in the Caribbean when her father becomes too ill to continue. As captain of the pirate ship Gypsy Doll she plunders the seas to support them both. Charles "the Charmer" was first mate on the Gypsy Doll before he was shanghaied and enslaved to a brutal master. On his escape, he swears revenge and uses his charm to convince Gina to help him win the biggest prize of all, one with enough gold to allow them to give up pirating forever. But betrayal swirls in the air as surely as a stormy sea, and the curse of the gypsy doll makes betrayal more than dangerous...
Destiny Finds Her (Destiny Series)
What girl doesn't love coffee, wine, books, and designer shoes? Not a single one that I know. And now I’m stuck in the seventeenth century with no way of finding any of at least three of these things. . Throw in a shape shifting gypsy, a hunky and moody Highland warrior, and a shaggy dog that only obeys me in and you’ve got the reality of my new life. Devlin claims he was happy with life before I came along and mucked it all up. Even though we both deny it, the attraction between us won’t be denied. The stubborn highlander wants me for what I can do for his clan and he vows he’ll never let me go. But I don’t want to be kept. Love and magic were never a part of my plans, but it seems that destiny has other ideas, and fate won’t be denied.