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Taking a Chance


Kacey Hamford - 2014
    Amelia has always achieved the best grades, the boys would flock to her and good luck seem to just follow her around.When Rose meets Jacob, she feels as though her luck is starting to change. He is everything she could wish for and more; he is not only gorgeous and clever, but he wants her, not her sister.Jacob and Rose begin dating, but the course of true love never runs smooth and it’s not long before Jacob is hiding things from Rose. Will his secrets destroy their relationship, or will he finally open up to Rose? Or will Amelia destroy them before he has the chance?Join Rose and Jacob on their rollercoaster journey.When the highs are so good, does it make it worth enduring the lows?This is a young adult book that contains some mature content

Twelve Months


R. Gadd - 2016
    Sylvie Embers is really starting to resent her job. After appealing to her boss for something a little more challenging than “how many sugars would you like in that?” She gets an offer she can't, but should refuse. After struggling to find a suitable candidate for a big project and even bigger money spinner, her boss enlists an unprepared Sylvie. What she never expected was to be asked to go on the road for twelve months to write a book on the infamous rock band, Twisted Temper. Notorious for their police records, off stage antics, less than clean living, and well…Twisted tempers, Sylvie begrudgingly agrees to join the band on tour and is catapulted into a world of sex, drugs, and rock and roll. Struggling to find her feet in her new surroundings isn't helped by the obnoxious and bad-mannered lead guitarist Jamison Rivera, who seems to relish in making her life harder than it already is. Unpleasant, intimidating, dark, and so, so beautifully male, Jamison takes an instant dislike to the curly haired writer……Or so she thinks. She should run because everybody knows, oil and water never did mix….

Behind the Scenes: An Alpha Billionaire Romance Novel


Jessica Blake - 2016
    A job with one of the top five film production companies in the world seems almost too good to be true. On her very first day of the job… she realizes it probably is. Enter Simon Mulroney, the handsome and cocky CEO, who uses people as if they’re extras in his life. With his careless attitude, he treats everyone like they're beneath them... until his new assistant walks in and gives as good as she gets. The chemistry between Sydney and Simon is undeniable, but so is the mutual distaste. Determined not to back down, Sydney digs in her heels and fights back. And in doing so, may be the only person capable of breaking her beautiful bastard of a boss. If he doesn’t break her first. This is a full-sized STANDALONE novel with NO CLIFFHANGERS and an HEA.

Cruel Boys


Mina Thorne - 2019
     I was the new girl. A charity case who needed the scholarship at Blossom High to keep me out of juvenile hall. From the moment I saw my new school I knew I would never fit in. My plan was to survive my senior year and escape after graduation, unnoticed. But the elites at Blossom High had different plans for me. Sugar Royale decided I was her new target. She wanted to break me and watch me crumble until I ran from them, shattered with no place to go. What she didn't count on was how hard I'd been fighting my whole life. None of them imagined I would hit back twice as hard, and if I went down, I would go down swinging. Even if it meant losing myself in the arms of her brutal brother. Even if it meant stealing her arrogant, bullying boyfriends one by one until she was left with nothing. I'd do whatever it took to get even...even if it meant falling in love with cruelest boy of all.

Babysitting The Bad Boy


exxxyR - 2016
    "I'm serious, nerd. I could make your life hell." Marnie Jones is an ordinary 11th grader. Her only intentions are to get good grades and save money for college with her babysitting job. Everything is going to plan. Until she gets a job babysitting the high school bad boy, Zeke Blakely. The two come from complete different social groups, and Marnie automatically hates Zeke and his big ego and cocky attitude.He's a player. He's dangerous. He's reckless. She's safe with an overthinking problem. As the two are seen hanging around school together, attention gets drawn to Marnie. Which she hates. But she also catches the eye of a handsome jock, too. And why, you ask, does a 17 year old boy need a babysitter? You'll have to read to find out.

Catch Me


sweetdreamer33
    He broke up with her because she became so clingy, demanding and possessive. The worse part was, he did it during her sixteenth birthday party. It was so traumatic for her, that for years, she became so devastated and heartbroken. And now, she became a different woman, more beautiful, sexier and hotter! She learned her lesson well, never to trust a man like Iñigo Monteiro. She already moved on and started dating again. Finally, she met Martin Lambert, who was the exact opposite of her EX! But why was it that Iñigo reappeared in her life, and acting like Prince Charming once again?http://www.wattpad.com/story/14735367...

The Bully Switch


Mercedes Jade - 2019
    It’s all part of the plan. My appearance isn’t the only thing I’ll need to change to get vengeance. I’ll need to break every nice bone in my body if I’m going to get justice. Break them like they broke her. My name is Genevieve Taylor. I’m not a nice girl. That is my twin, Jen, the sweetheart with the heart of gold that she expresses in her art. Jen used to be fearless, diving her way to a university scholarship without the crippling fears of the sport that I had developed after an accident almost drowned me. My twin had been a star, shooting for the moon. I’m going to get it back for her. I have three names, a list of bullies that tried to bring my sister down. Chris Harrison, the ruthless business empire heir that said my sister could only pass art history on her knees. Liam Stone, my secret crush from summer camp that rejected me because his old money standards didn’t include girls with racy families like my sister and I. Lastly, there’s Jordan Walsh, the mysterious new boy that has a reputation as a scoundrel and a matching, dangerous smile. I know what I have to do. My weapons are prepared. A plan has been cleverly plotted with my sister. Only, I didn’t realize that it would all start with a kiss. Kisses. What will I do if the bullies turn their attention on capturing me when I’m trying to drive them away? Do I run, or do I stand up and risk losing my own heart? +++ This is a reverse harem bully romance. It contains adult situations, including intimacy, violence and language that is intended for readers 18+. There is mention of bully behaviours, victimization and eating disorders. **IMPORTANT** This is novella length at ~20,000 words. Please note that this is a complete standalone short story.

Running Into Mr. Billionaire


Raneem Hasan
    A 23-year old, beautiful, innocent and a sweet girl with a messed up past that follows her wherever she goes. Her mother died when she was only 16 leaving her under her new abusive stepfathers care. Rose used to believe in love but after her crazy ex and abusive father came into her life things changed for the better and worst.Damon William. A 26-year old, cold-hearted, handsome and an arrogant man who is the CEO of the Blackwoods company and a billionaire. Damon doesn't believe in love due to a tragic past with his parents, however he is a big player and won't give any women a second glance.What will happen when Rose comes running into Damon's life? Will she be able to change him and break down his walls? And will Damon help her move on from her past and make her look forward in life?

Saved by Grace


T.J. Rudolph - 2017
     She swears to never love again, until Chase Ryder walks into her life-a notorious bad boy from her home town. Everyone knows that Chase has spent time in juvi, but no-one knows why. Grace is determined to stay away from him, but Aaron's ghost keeps appearing and keeps telling her to move on. When Grace finds out that Chase, like her, had a damaged childhood, she finally understands why he pushes people away. She decides to try to break down those walls he has built around himself and show him that he is worthy of love. Grace is hiding a secret of her own about a life she lived before she met Chase. She tries to hide her past from him, but that secret is exposed. They learn to trust each other and fall in love--but then Grace finds out the truth about what really happened the night Chase’s father died. If Grace can't learn to accept all of Chase, including his past, she risks losing her second love, too!

Ghost in His Eyes


Carrie Aarons - 2017
     Carson Cole was my first love. The boy I'd shared my whole self with. He was the man who'd taken the other part of my soul and drowned it in the sea we'd grown up in. And now he's back. Ten years later, and the demons of our past are still haunting every breath trapped between us. She was as wild as the horses who owned the beach highways we drove down. Blake Sayer was the beautiful daredevil who had me wrapped around her finger from the time we were seven. Until a horrible accident stole every piece of joy from her life. Ten years later, she's a shell of the girl she once was, and it's all my fault. The whispers of our history shackle her to the island I left behind. Just like lost years and unspoken words, love had slipped from our fingers like grains of sand. We’d barely made it out alive last time, was it even possible to reconstruct the shattered pieces of us?

French Kissing


Noël Cades - 2015
    I thought I could resist you but I can’t. But it’s so wrong - I’m your teacher." Eighteen-year-old high school student Marcy falls head over heels for the hottest guy she's ever met... then discovers he's her new French teacher. Can their forbidden love survive? Mr Grayson is determined to resist temptation but will his heart win out over his head? Find out in French Kissing, a sizzling hot new student-teacher romance.

Summer's Kiss


Angel Lawson - 2018
    From her disastrous senior year of high-school.From the mountain of secrets she’s been keeping.She thought she could escape by running to the beach.That a little bit of sun and sand would soothe her wounded soul.She has no idea that four local beach bums will be the ones to make it all better.Is Summer prepared to open her heart or will the past keep her from taking the chance?

The New Girl: A Pacific High School Bully Romance (Pacific High Series Book 1)


Ashley Rose - 2020
     My mom thinks sunshine, the beach and fresh air is just what I need. Which would be great if I didn’t also mean having to be The New Girl at Pacific High. Because apparently, that role comes with a target on my back. Hunter West is the king of the school, the popular, rich and spoiled bad boy who also happens to be drop dead gorgeous. They warned me about him and said that he won’t stop until he gets what he wants. And he wants me. But he’s the baddest of bad boys, and he seems dead set on becoming my worst nightmare. You see, he’s never had anyone say no before. Until he met me. But I don't like bullies. But he's not taking no for an answer. If he thinks he can change my mind, he’s got another thing coming. WARNING: The New Girl is the first book in the Pacific High Series. It is a young adult/new adult romance that at times deals with real-life gritty themes, sexual content and cursing. But if you want teen angst, heart pounding drama, and lust-filled romance, then this bad boy romance series will be right up your alley.

Soulmates


Mia Madison - 2017
    An old fortune teller predicted his arrival down to the minute detail. He’s tall, handsome, and so deliciously hot. We are meant to be together, but there is a hurt in him, and he has erected this barrier to protect himself. I need to get through to him, but time is not on my side, as he is only in the island for a few days. What can I possibly do in that short period? Miles As a man who fell for a woman and got burned bad, I swore I would never get into another relationship again, but a forced four-day vacation in Kauai threatens my resolve. Her name is Taylor. I meet her for the first time, but it feels like I’ve known her forever. She’s supposed to be off-limits, the daughter of a friend and half my age, but I can’t seem to get enough of her. I’m afraid, but I’m falling anyway. She’s the addiction I never knew I had, and my life will never be the same. Soulmates is a standalone romance with no cheating, no cliffhangers, and a guaranteed happily ever after. It’s a quick, juicy read!

Damaged


C.K. Green - 2015
    That one unsolved case changed Ethan's life as a detective. Kiera never told anyone what had happened to her the night she'd gone missing. In the aftermath of the attack, she flees town, leaving everything behind. Over time, she manages to build a new life for herself, keeping the painful memories locked in the deep recesses of her mind. But a chance encounter releases them with a vengeance, along with an attraction she never expected to have. When her past threatens her future, will Kiera be able to trust Ethan to help her once more? Will Ethan still want her after he learns the truth?