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Hearts Over Bellham


Danita Cahill - 2014
    Both are sweet, "clean" romances, and are prequels to the first full-length novel in the series - LOVE AT FIRST CLICK. HEARTS OVER BELLHAM - Hillary Johnson secretly admired handsome fellow firefighter, Tim Jacobs, for years. When the fire chief asks for volunteers to hang Valentine’s decorations over Main Street, Hillary’s hand shoots up immediately after Tim’s. Why pass up a golden opportunity to spend time with the guy she’s crushing on, just because she’s afraid of heights? Hillary battles her fear to prove to Tim, and to herself, that she can conquer it. After observing Hillary’s courage, Tim notices her – really notices her – for the first time. VALENTINE'S MAGIC After a dozen years of marriage, financial woes, and the possibility of losing their alpaca ranch, the honeymoon is over for Carol and Christopher Ridge. But the couple reconnects on Valentine’s Day, rediscovering their love for one another under the magical glow of the lighted hearts strung over Bellham’s Main Street. Could this be the launch of a new honeymoon phase for Carol and Christopher?

Love War


Cary Hart - 2017
    Until her.Second chances...Until them.Deceit...Doubt.The past may have won the battles, but can Love win the War?

Tense - Volume One


Deborah Bladon - 2017
     He's as beautiful as he is brilliant. Nicholas Wolf's mind is a dangerously dark place. He dreams up tales of murder, intrigue, and passion so intense that his detective novels have enthralled readers worldwide. His very presence is electric and the energy that flows between us is instantaneous. He's captivating and consuming. Once I have my first taste of him, I crave more. I'm addicted to his body and his mind is the lure that keeps me coming back for more. I chase my goals with his encouragement as my fuel. He believes in me more than anyone ever has before. He wants my dreams to come true and as I chase them, he's next to me, spurring me on. I can't get enough of him until the one night when he promises me my dreams will come true. It's not what it seems. Everything I've ever wanted is taken away from me and the one man to blame is the only man I've ever really loved. Note: This ends in a cliffhanger. Volume Two will be released within the next few weeks.

Mr. Pink


Dee Ellis - 2019
    Pink Holden Hill's life was the stuff legends were made of -- until his world was darkned by tragedy. Now his little girl needs more than his billions can buy. They both do. When he hires a nanny for his daughter he doesn't expect her to help him too. But, all Emrie's bright colors and sweet ways win both father and daughter over. ​Soon their stark and bleak home comes to life with bursts of light and color. His withdrawn little girl comes back to life, excited to share all her secrets with Emrie. ​Holden's secret? He fell in love with the help. The Flirt Club does it again! Hold on tight! We have 14 of your favorite romance authors bringing you hot and steamy billionaires who are about to meet their happily ever afters--only they don't know it yet. Come along for the ride, again and again. And with billionaires, you know their wallets aren't the only things bulging... #FlirtClub #WhatsInYourWallet #TheMrShortStories #TheyCallMeMr

Rebel Teacher


Renee Harless - 2020
    . .The only thing more terrifying than sending her baby to Kindergarten was Paige Myers finding out that the hottie she hooked up with over the summer was her daughter’s new teacher.It was only supposed to be a one-time thing.But the way reformed rebel Shane Lancaster was looking at her in the drop off line, there was no doubt they were far from over.She wasn’t just the mother of a student, Paige was gorgeous, kind. . . and his best friend’s little sister. Complicated didn’t cover it.The school handbook clearly stated no parent-teacher fraternization, but lucky for Paige, Shane liked to break the rules. It’s back to school time, and things are getting hot for the grown-ups in these classrooms! Pack a notebook and your favorite pen because we’re about to get some adult education.

Lady and the Champ


Mia Madison - 2017
    He's all I have, and without him, I'm stuck raising my niece Faye on my own. Thankfully, his best friend Onyx is by my side. He's strong, sexy, sensitive, and he promises to protect us from the imminent threat hanging since my brother's been hospitalized. But being in close range has only blurred boundaries. I need him, wildly, to soothe the pain. Especially if my brother doesn't make it. Onyx I'm a fighter by nature. Born to win, I'm a sole survivor. Blood, sweat, tears, and the support of Fabian have kept me going, even when nobody else believed in me. When my best friend is stabbed after my latest fight, I take it personal. Fabian's more than my manager. He's my best friend and brother. I promise to protect Lauren and Faye at any cost while he's down, silently praying that he makes it. Lauren is easy to love. She's sexy, sweet, and she needs me. But when threats against our lives appear, I pledge to go down fighting to protect her. Lady and the Champ is a steamy-sweet novella featuring a lover, a fighter, and themes of hope and family. TRIGGER WARNING: There's a physical attack in the story, but it happens "off-page." No cheating and HEA guaranteed.

Australian Obsession


Flora Ferrari - 2019
    But will I escape detection down under when he gets closer to finding out just how obsessive my need for him really is?And when secrets are shared, and truths revealed, will I find out my obsession for him pales in comparison to what I discover under the Sydney sunset?*Australian Obsession is an insta-everything standalone instalove romance with an HEA, no cheating, and no cliffhanger.

Noah


Kate Tilney - 2020
    After being the top salesperson at my athletic-wear company four quarters in a row, I’ve won an all-inclusive two-week stay to an Alaskan resort.Only, all-inclusive means something totally different here. And resort is a fancy word for roughing it in the middle of nowhere. If I don’t end up mauled by a bear or a moose, it’ll be a miracle.Though, I wouldn’t mind being mauled by the super sexy owner of the lodge . . .NoahShe doesn’t belong here. I knew that the second she stepped off of the airplane. Polished and put together, if a bit clumsy, I’d like nothing more than to get her messy.And I’m not just talking about rolling around in the mud.I shouldn’t want her, but I do. And the longer she stays here, the more I never want her to leave.Camp Mountain Man is a series of steamy and short standalone romances about curvy city slickers and the hunky mountain men who protect them in the Alaskan wilderness. Read NOAH if you like adventure and a romance full of heart. No cliffhangers, no cheating!

Secret Vow


Susan R. Hughes - 2012
    But when she returns to her hometown and runs into a boy from her past, the terrible secret she’s tucked away for eighteen years returns to haunt her. The grown-up Ian McCarthy is irresistible, and the closer he and Brooke become, the harder it is to keep the truth from him. Brooke has no choice but to end the deception, but revealing what she knows might mean losing Ian forever.

Prince Albert


Aria Cole - 2019
    But even a rebel prince needs a break from the daily grind, and the childhood days spent at his royal countryside estate have always been close to his heart—especially when they involve a little local girl with freckles and a stolen first kiss that still haunts his memories to this day. On Ella Robertson's first night serving drinks at the local pub, she never expects to find herself soaking the lap of one very charming royal in top-shelf whiskey before being promptly fired for her clumsy misstep. She's even more shocked when the rebel Prince Albert hires her on the spot to work at his estate. She only has to agree to meet him in the morning. But the only thought in Ella's mind as she gazes into the prince's captivating eyes: could he possibly remember the night they shared their first kiss together under the stars as little kids and then never saw each other again? Warning: Prince Albert is a man on the search for the other half of his heart, and once he finds her again, he's got endless surprises in store—in and out of the sheets. I hope you enjoy this romantic royal and his rebellious romp finding true love!

Christmas in the City II


Samantha ChaseStephanie Rose - 2016
    This anthology will benefit Caring Community Foundation, located in Raleigh, NC where the 2017 Authors in the City book signing will be held. Authors in the City is hosted by: Stephanie's Book ReportsChristmas Once Again - Samantha ChaseLike Christmas - Ashlee TaylorUgly sweater - Elizabeth HayesA change of heart - Shari J. RyanChristmas break - Misha ElliottJoyful Temptations - Janine Infante BoscoDancing Snowflakes - Madison StreetThe Lovers of Vale - CS PatraChristmas Interference - Jennifer L. AllenRewrite - Stephanie RoseAll I Want for Christmas - Savanna Grey

A Special Kind of Love


Tamara Hoffa - 2013
    Sharon Daily moves to Gaines, Wyoming with her ten year old autistic son, Aaron. She hoped to find kindness and acceptance in this small town. She wasn’t looking for love…Tanner West, the Fire Chief of Gaines, seems to have it all. Great job, loving family, and any woman he wants to warm his bed at night. But, Tanner has suffered too. A Native American in a white world, he longs to find love and acceptance. He is ready for more than someone to share his bed. He wants someone to share his life. And Sharon really lights his fire.Making a life with Sharon will require A Special Kind of Love.

Ms. Off Limits


Loni Ree - 2020
    And honestly, I can’t even explain it myself. I do know that after my two-week vacation, I can’t picture living anywhere else. Something draws me to the area, and I’m going with my instincts. On my first day as principal at the local high school, everything becomes clear when the most beautiful woman I’ve ever seen is introduced to me. Things get really complicated, though, because she’s Sadie Nicholson, one of the math teachers who works for me, making her completely off-limits. One look and I know she’s mine. I’m expected to follow many rules, but the hardest one will be fighting my feelings for her. After all, everything in me is shouting to turn her from Ms. Off Limits to Mrs. Mackenzie. You may remember Sebastian Mackenzie from The Sweet Beginnings Series. He’s moved away and found a new home and “the one.” Now, he’s going to fight to keep the woman who’s stolen his heart.

The Best Kind Of Mistake


Jasmin Miller - 2019
    It's pretty obvious what's happening behind those doors, which is even more frustrating when you aren't getting any action yourself. To make matters worse, I got fired from my job, and my savings account is pathetic. That means I can't eat my body weight in donuts, even if I wanted to...and I really want to. Thanks to my sister, though, I have a new work opportunity lined up, and I promised myself I wouldn't do anything to lose this one. Until I realize my new boss, Logan, is none other than my sex god of a neighbor. Keeping my ever-growing attraction to him in check proves to be a lot harder than I thought, especially with my knowledge of his extracurricular activities. When my new job as his photography assistant keeps throwing us together--sometimes completely eliminating our personal space--I find it more and more difficult to remember why I'm supposed to stay away from him. Hi, I'm Ember Keaton, and I suck at adulting. The Best Kind Of Mistake is a fun, sweet, and romantic standalone novella with a HEA.

Don't Let Go


Willow Winters - 2019
    Addictive. Captivating. The irresistible heroes in these stories have those three features in common. Some stories are second chance; others are fated love. But every single one of them, you’ll crave to the last page. This is a collection of tales published by Willow Winters but no longer available. These stories touched my heart, but were exclusive at the time so if you didn’t snag them then, they were lost to you forever. I wanted to make sure you could read all of my work and now you can. Happy reading, xx The stories available in this collection are: Infatuation, the first novella in the USA Today best-selling bundle, Drawn to Him. Desires in the Night and Keeping Secrets, both shorts published in exclusive bundles with best-selling author Adriana Locke. Bad Boy Next Door, a novella I wrote years ago that I still often think about. The damaged hero and second chance love in this romance is one I wish I could go back to often. It’s the final tale included in this collection for a total of 4 stories not available anywhere else!