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Fantasy for Hire
Erika Wilde - 2020
Especially when she hires him to play the role of her adoring, hands-on significant other to waylay her boss’s unwanted advances.But what starts as a casual, sexy arrangement quickly evolves into an emotional connection neither one of them anticipates. Falling in love was never part of the deal, but you know what they say about best laid plans . . .Originally published as Christmas Fantasy by Janelle Denison
All I Want for Christmas: A Sweet Christmas Romance
Ellie Hall - 2018
He's had it with the holly, the jolly, the merriment, andthe caroling. If he has to sing, "All I Want for Christmas is You,"one more time, he might lose it, but he's already lost so much. He'd ratherjust skip the festivities altogether.When Clara meets up with afriend for coffee to brainstorm ideas to place the dogs, her ex-boyfriend turnsup and harasses her. To top it off, a stranger steps in to help, but he turnsout to be a jerk with a voice that can melt snow and maybe hearts--none otherthan musician Logan Ryder.Desperate, Clara asks Loganto help find homes for the dogs. Guilt and nothing about how she's cute andsweet make him agree. By the end of the night, when they find themselves underthe mistletoe, he might just change his mind and sing one more time.This is a sweet and cleanromance with no swearing or mature content and contains an HEA.
The Wedding Promise
Melinda Curtis - 2014
As one of Bon-Bon Chocolates heiresses, Tiffany Bonander grew up in New York with a silver spoon, a heart of gold, and a lifelong supply of sweets. But now her life is falling apart. Recent changes in cocoa supply from Ecuador are threatening the quality of the family’s chocolate and sales are down. Add to that Tiff’s penchant for falling in love quickly and breaking engagements at the last minute…Now they call her the Bon-Voyage Bride. Jackson Hardaway is trekking through the Andes in Ecuador as a tribute to a fallen comrade. He didn’t expect to meet a beautiful damsel in distress and her three fairy godmothers…er, trio of meddlesome nuns…on his journey. But everything in Ecuador is bigger – the trees, the snakes, the attraction. Is this love? Or just another case made to label Tiff a Runaway Bride? Find out in The Wedding Promise by Melinda Curtis.
Snowfall in the City
Susan Wiggs - 2019
James Affair Elaine St. James has it all—a thriving career as an elite Manhattan publicist, A-list best friends and a gorgeous, high-profile boyfriend her parents adore. But when Byron breaks up with her on Christmas Eve, Elaine is faced with the prospect of spending the holidays alone…until the man she loved long ago reappears, much like a ghost from Christmas past.Tony Fiore was everything her Upper East Side parents wanted Elaine to avoid—the Italian-American boy from Brooklyn was hardly an ideal match for their perfect socialite daughter. Despite their differences, they always found themselves together on Christmas Eve, ice-skating at Rockefeller Center. Until the year Tony failed to show up and broke Elaine’s heart. Now, seven years later, on another Christmas Eve, they might finally have a second chance at first love… Candlelight Christmas A single father who yearns to be a family man, Logan O’Donnell is determined to create the perfect Christmas for his son, Charlie. The entire O’Donnell clan arrives to spend the holidays in Avalon, a postcard-pretty town on the shores of Willow Lake, a place for the family to reconnect and rediscover the special gifts of the season. One of the guests is a newcomer to Willow Lake—Darcy Fitzgerald. Sharp-witted, independent and intent on guarding her heart, she’s the last person Logan can see himself falling for. And Darcy is convinced that a relationship is the last thing she needs this Christmas. Yet between the snowy silence of the winter woods and the toasty moments by a crackling fire, their two lonely hearts collide. The magic of the season brings them each a gift neither ever expected—a love to last a lifetime.
Engaged by Christmas
Sarah Gay - 2018
When Cat agrees to attend a party with her roommate, she doesn’t expect to ring in the New Year by kissing her roommate’s ex-boyfriend. Nikola isn’t looking for love, especially not when his ex-girlfriend shows up uninvited at his New Year’s Eve work party. When a Polynesian beauty entertains the group with a dance, it’s love at first sight. They share a beautiful kiss only to be interrupted by his ex-girlfriend. Will he ever locate the Polynesian Cinderella who leaves him in the center of the dance floor at the stroke of midnight without the slightest hint of who she is?
Alana Albertson - 2018
Preston Evans is a legend in and out of the bedroom. He’s six feet two, gorgeous, and famous because his celebrity ex leaked a video of him doing her doggy style. Even worse, to capitalize on his infamy, he opened a puppy store called Doggy Style. I don’t care if his abs are chiseled, his arms are tattooed, and his face belongs on the cover of a magazine. Every dog sold and bred means a shelter dog dead! I chained myself to his store in protest, but instead of calling the cops, he threw me a bone. If I help him open his puppy store, he’ll transform it into a shelter dog adoption center, saving the lives of potentially thousands of dogs. And then I will never have to see this sexy, dirty-talking jerk again. How hard can he—uh, I mean, it—be? Sex is off the table. So why do I want him to bend me over one?
A Queen For Christmas (A Forever Safe Christmas #25)
Elisa Leigh - 2019
With no guidance, he struggled through it and learned what needed to be done to make sure his country survived. Almost twenty years later, his kingdom is prospering and he’s become the most mysterious and handsome royal bachelor in Europe. The only thing left for him to do is find himself a Queen. Deciding to throw a Christmastide Ball in hopes of finding his bride, he’s not expecting her to walk in soaked to the bone and muddy, unlike the other women vying for his attention. Find out how Holden and Gracie’s explosive happily ever after unfolds. This is book twenty-five in A Forever Safe Christmas series.
One Summer Day
Heather B. Moore - 2020
He represents the past she wants to leave behind. But falling in love is never about logic. USA Today bestselling author Heather B. Moore welcomes you to Prosperity Ranch! Macie’s divorce has left her at rock-bottom, and she uproots everything and takes her young daughter to visit Prosperity Ranch for the summer. Every kid deserves to know her grandparents, right? Macie hopes for some healing time, even if she is staying at her ex in-laws ranch. What she isn’t expecting is her ex-husband’s brother, Holt Prosper, to fit every ideal she’s ever hoped for in a man. Books in the series: One Summer Day Steal My Heart Not Over You PINE VALLEY SERIES: Worth the Risk Where I Belong Say You Love Me Waiting for You Finding Us Until We Kissed ALISO CREEK SERIES: Picture Perfect Third Time’s the Charm The Daisy Chain Lost then Found One Chance FALLING SERIES: Falling for Sydney Falling for Maria Falling for June Falling for Lucy TANGERINE STREET ROMANCE SERIES: The Fortune Café The Boardwalk Antiques Shop The Mariposa Hotel Delilah's Desserts THE NEWPORT LADIES BOOK CLUB SERIES: Athena Ruby’s Secret Tying the Knot HISTORICAL ROMANCE: Love is Come An Ocean Away A Fortunate Exile A Season in London Mail Order Bride Heart of the Ocean Power of the Matchmaker Twelve Months The Duke's Brother TIMELESS ROMANCE ANTHOLOGIES: Winter Collection Spring Vacation Collection Summer Wedding Collection California Dreamin’ Collection Valentine’s Day Collection And more…! ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Heather B. Moore is a USA today bestselling author who writes sweet romance. Under H.B. Moore she writes historicals & thrillers. Under Jane Redd, she writes Young Adult. There are more than 9,000 5-star reviews for Heather's books on Goodreads!
The Billionaire's Christmas Bundle of Joy
Holly Rayner - 2019
Mia Daniels is an anchor at SNO News, and loves her job, especially when she gets to report on her favorite thing: Christmas. The only man getting in her way is her miserly, Christmas-hating boss: the gorgeous and irresistible billionaire James Chance. After a snowstorm maroons them both at work however, Mia seizes her chance to show James the magic of Christmas; she decides to throw a mini-Christmas celebration for her gorgeous billionaire boss, with lights, decorations, and of course, mistletoe! Unable to resist their burgeoning desires, they fall into one another’s arms in a passionate and unexpected encounter… Mia thought she could get on with her life and career, putting the encounter – and her feelings for her boss - to the back of her mind, but little does she know, Mia is wrong; she soon finds out she’s going to give James a Christmas gift he’ll never forget: his own beautiful, bundle of joy. A baby! One thing is for sure: James Chance is going to learn to love Christmas… This is a re-issue of a book first released in 2016.
Carey Heywood - 2013
That is exactly how she wants to keep it. Becka has no problem casually dating. It's once things start to get serious that she bails. To Becka, getting serious means trusting someone, and she has zero interest in making that mistake again. What about Nate is different?Nate Parker doesn't want a girlfriend but can't seem to keep his mind, or hands, off of Becka. Problem is, he can't handle the idea of her being with anyone else either. Will Nate admit to himself there must be a reason he can't seem to stay away from her?
Kelly J. Calton - 2019
She can only hope to encounter as few people as possible and protect the secret she took with her more than twenty-five years ago—her beautiful and successful daughter, Sugar Jones. Born into one of the town’s founding families, Eric Larsson was never given a choice when it came to the life he would lead, including whom he would marry. And despite having loved Becca Jones since childhood, he had been coerced into a loveless marriage and was forced to let Becca go on the night of her beloved father’s funeral. Word travels fast in the small town, and Becca is soon confronted by the man she’s loved since she was eight years old. Eric reveals the darkest truths of his former marriage, and just as the two begin to consider a new future, an angry Sugar Jones comes to town demanding answers. Going Home is a story of worlds colliding, well-kept secrets, and the promise of lives forever changed. From debut author Kelly J. Calton comes the first book in her charming Snow Globe Café series. For fans of Debbie Macomber, Carolyn Brown, and RaeAnne Thayne, readers will be happy to follow Becca Jones home to the magical, holiday obsessed town of Snow Valley.
The Billionaire's Christmas
Crystal Kaswell - 2015
Kat couldn't be happier ... except for one little thing.She's looking forward to Christmas with her billionaire CEO fiancé. But the holiday plays a leading role in Blake's darkest memories, and he wants nothing to do with it.So Kat makes a deal of her own. Give Christmas a shot this year. If it gets to be too much, you can get back in control with me. I'll be yours, completely yours, and you can do whatever you want with me. If you still hate it, we'll never celebrate it again.Can Kat's love and submission transform Christmas from pain to pleasure for Blake? Or will they be forced to live without the season's joy forever?The Billionaire's Christmas is a special holiday novella featuring Kat and Blake, the couple from The Billionaire's Deal.The Billionaire's Deal SeriesThe Billionaire's Deal - amzn.com/B0153T4L9I The Billionaire's Christmas amzn.com/B017WN5TVCThe Billionaire's Need - Lizzy and Nick - http://amzn.com/B019DEBIM2
The Baby Clause: A Christmas Romance
Tara Wylde - 2017
is a baby.But she's giving me her virginity as well...It's no secret.I've wanted to be a dad for as long as I can remember.Needed an heir to my fortune.I ached for it. Burned with obsession.But now I ache for her.Lara.Our eyes met from across the room, and I knew she was the one.Curvy. Seductive. Innocent.But we live a thousand miles apart.So it's just one perfect night, and then we're done.Until I get a phone call...She's in trouble, and I'm a thousand miles away.But I'll do anything to save her.Now it's time to make this woman my wife.And the woman who'll bear my child.This Christmas I'll give her my heart.And she'll give me the gift I've always dreamed of.
Dylann CrushStina Lindenblatt - 2020
Twenty of today’s most entertaining rom-com authors have teamed up to go #Nuts4Books. Proceeds from this steamy set will benefit the Testicular Cancer Awareness Foundation.Curve Ball by Aidy AwardI Told You So by Serena BellSleigh My Name by Kilby BladesA Blue Balled Holiday by Dylann CrushJingle Ball Bender by Sophia HenryBall Sacked by Christina HovlandColdcocked by Saint Nick by Melonie JohnsonUnder the Mistletoe by Tawdra KandleDecidedly for Christmas by Stina LindenblattLicking His Candy Cane by Elizabeth LynxWrapped Up With You by Claire MartiOne Jingle or Two by MK MeredithRockin’ Around the Jingle Balls Ball by Susannah NixLick My Snowballs by Tracey PedersenDeck the Halls With Balls by Marika RayNot So Silent Night by Piper RayneOut of the Eggnog by Arell RiversMistletoe Hearts by Brenda St. John BrownScoring a Holiday Match by Delancey StewartNuts About You by Sylvie Stewart
Mistletoe and Outlaws
V. Theia - 2018
Or so the plan goes. Join Rider and Zara while they host the first Renegade Souls MC holiday party amid her pregnancy aches and Rider’s stress to rid his town of the bratva once and for all. All he wants is to make his girl happy with the help of family and some dirty shenanigans. Maybe this was the year she’d say yes to his proposal. Preacher and Ruby are learning how to be parents while dealing with someone from Ruby’s past. Is it a seasonal time of goodwill and forgiveness? One thing’s for sure; Preacher is always what his festive angel needs. Grinder discovers the hard way what it means to get on the wrong side of his explosive wife. There’s nothing quite like the holidays for love and a volatile temper as Luxe is more than happy to show her boy. Hawk and Gia are awaiting the pitter patter of tiny sociopath feet. Is happiness about to be ripped out of his hands just when he’d finally got it? Christmas brings surprises to the VP’s household from unpredicted sources. Who said Christmas time can’t be dirty? This novella is intended as a catch-up for the first four couples so far featured in the Renegade Souls MC series and not a standalone. It’s meant to be read as an add-on and runs along the same timeline as Finally Winter. Can you handle the outlaw festive mush?