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Jillian's Job

Fran Lee - 2009
    And staying with overbearing, totally sexy, self-serving bachelor Mike will lead nowhere.A trip to Aspen to “rescue” Mike from the clutches of the latest woman seeking to sink her claws into him, an excess of champagne to fortify her, and she tells him what she thinks of his high-handed tactics. She’s quitting. Again.So how the hell did she end up in bed with him in a Tahoe honeymoon suite, naked? Why can’t she recall how her signature got on that marriage license?Mike discovers talents he never knew Jill possessed. Now he has her right where he wants her. And he wants her again…and again. In his bed and under him. But it’s not all about the lust, and if he gets his way, Jillian won’t be leaving his side or his bed—ever.

An Education

Lucia Jordan - 2015
    Here is the first book in the 'An Education' Series by Lucia Jordan, written in her signature style of high passion and emotion. ‘It's time for you to know what I'd do if I could get close enough to you…’ Although Rachel Jackson loves running her bookstore café, she doesn't have much time for a social life—or dating, for that matter. Her last relationship cost her so much and ended so painfully. What she really wishes she could have is a torrid love affair with no strings attached—with someone like Oliver, the sinfully gorgeous struggling writer who regularly comes to her cafe at night to work on his stories. So when Oliver accidentally leaves behind his work in the cafe one night Rachel can't resist the temptation to read the story, and learns he’s been secretly writing an erotic novel. Aroused by his inventive prose, Rachel offers to help Oliver with his story by acting it out with him. But what happens when she discovers that it was she who inspired Oliver's stimulating story? Only mature readers should download this book.

Creative License

Lynne Roberts - 2010
    Waking up next to a naked Adonis with a ring on her finger was not. After a quick annulment, she relegated Caleb Anderson to her late-night fantasies and very short list of mistakes until his voice on the other end of the phone asks a favor that could shake the foundations of her neat and tidy future.Caleb is still haunted by Lily s horrified expression that morning in Vegas. At least it had made it easy to set her free except they aren t. The papers were never filed. And when the nosy patroness who could launch his painting career insists on meeting his wife, does he confess, or call Lily? He calls Lily.When she steps off the plane, Caleb s determination to play tour guide disappears in the San Francisco fog. Lily thought she could keep up the pretense for one weekend, cut the last tie to her past, and move on. But their chemistry still pops and sizzles, finally exploding into passion at Caleb s studio.It s everything they remember but so is the yawning chasm of differences that, in the end, could once again drive them apart.Warning: Contains balmy ocean breezes, coffee as seduction, the creative use of melted chocolate, and naughty shower lovin that gives new meanings to the term shower head . "

Office Hours

Sam Crescent - 2011
    A chance in indulge in every sexual fantasy.However...Demanding sexy boss, Nathan Banks has signed them both up for a “team-building” weekend, in the beautiful country town of Buxton.Innocent weekend turns to hot lusty sex. Enough to melt the snow outside and the ice around their hearts. Will the job she loves survive the weekend? And will there time be more than just a moment?Reader Advisory: This book contains a scene with some anal play

R and R

June Gray - 2013
    A Henry & Elsie short story.Available free online:

Filthy Gorgeous

Jodi Knight - 2014
    Concerned that his son’s outrageous antics are ruining the company’s reputation, he tells Alexander he must find a fiancée by his thirtieth birthday or forfeit his inheritance.Enter Ella Bryant; a beautiful journalist who’s looking to get the scoop on our handsome hero. With less than two months to go until the dreaded milestone, is she the one who will save the day?Filthy Gorgeous is a witty romantic comedy told through the eyes of a self-proclaimed, modern day Mr. Darcy. Regardless of whether or not Alexander makes it up the aisle, one thing is certain – you will be left reaching for the tissues.*Warning: Due to bad language and some sexy scenes this is not suitable for under-18's*

The Bad Boy of Bluebonnet

Jessica Clare - 2014
    The only problem? It’s haunted, and she’s got no one to call when things go bump in the night.Enter Jericho Lozada. He’s tall, sexy, mohawked, and good with his hands. He’s also not scared of Em’s ghost. And just when Em decides that she needs a man in her life with lots and lots of tattoos…her ex shows up again.Now Emily has to figure out if she wants to keep a hold on the ghosts of her past…or look into a future with Jericho. But does Jericho even want a future with her?This novella contains a Harley, a hero with a mohawk, and not a single paranormal event. Promise!

Into the Fire

E.L. Todd - 2016
    Instead of seeing a man to be proud of, they just see an embarrassment. I served four tours in Afghanistan but that doesn't mean anything to them. They only see the ink, the party life, and my short stint in jail. And nothing else.When they were in trouble, I handed over my life savings. I didn't think twice about it because they're my family, my blood. They raised me to be my own man and gave me everything I needed. It didn't matter that it was every penny I had. It didn't matter that the money was set aside for my future. My dreams. Because they needed me.But now they refuse to pay me back until I become the man they think I should be. AlessandraI have an unusual professional. I escort men, acting as their date to family functions or work parties. It's my job to act deeply in love with my client. And I always nail it.But it's not what you think.I'm not a prostitute.I'm not a call girl.I'm an actress. Get it right.There are strict rules when it comes to my profession. There is no touching, kissing, or anything but hand-holding. Those who choose not to comply will get a swift kick in the nuts.But all this goes to hell when Ash walks into my life.

Watch Me

Ada Frost
    I sit on the throne and control the empire I created. My skill? Providing illicit pleasure to thousands. If there is a fantasy to fulfil, my company will provide it. I am the Porn Prince. The cold hearted producer at Stone Industries who creates the hottest porn in the business. But every ruler has an Achilles heel, and mine is chaos. Abigail Warner is chaos. From the moment she entered my office my world was turned upside down. She is my passion, my fantasy and everything I never wanted in life. The chaotic infuriating mess of a woman is everything I hate and avoid. So why can’t I stop watching her.Why do I crave her? One taste and I know she will destroy me. This is a story of unlocking hidden desires and succumbing to pleasure.

Acquiesce: Submit & Comply

Cory Cyr - 2014
    Welcome to Acquiesce The world's most exclusive male brothel Ten OLDER Women Fifteen YOUNGER men Twenty-One Days Are you ready to Play? What's your Desire?


Emma Hart - 2017
    I let him think he would win.Despite our differences, it was clear to see that we were no more than two broken hearts colliding in the darkness.Closed off, sexy, and holding a pain that would crush a lesser man, he was the ultimate sin.One I couldn’t deny myself, even though I knew better than to trust a fox...(SIN is book one of the Vegas Nights series. Each book in this series is a standalone novel.)

The First Meeting

Helen Cooper - 2012
    She uses her acting skills to upgrade her position from secretary and executive and she thinks that her tide has finally changed.When Sarah meets a mysterious man, Bradley, in the elevator at work, she feels tingles and anger and ends up telling him a couple of lies about her relationship with the CEO of the Co., Harry Green.Bradley captivates her and she succumbs to a date and sensual night with him, only to slip out of his apartment early the next morning and continue on with her life. She had no idea that her life was never going to be the same again.'The First Meeting' is the first book in the 'How To Catch A Billionaire' series. It is an erotic romance with approximately 13,000 words.

Exposing Casey

Deanna Lee - 2008
    The perfect gentleman and the perfect lover, Shawn could be the man of Casey's dreams. But with someone bent on turning her dreams into nightmares, trusting the wrong person could be the last thing Casey ever does.

On Top

May Sage - 2016
    Boring; the stigma is affecting her personal life as well as her career, so she takes the proverbial bull by the horns and asks Colt Colburn to help her get through her audacious bucket list. Colt isn’t the playboy everyone assumes him to be; actually, he’d love a relationship – if and when he finds a woman who can accept his hectic schedule. He has every intention to ask Alice for a date – as soon as business needs permit, of course. She isn’t a good option; as a friend of the family, she shouldn’t even be on his radar, but he’s prepared to give it a try… But then she shocks the hell out of him by asking him to become her sex toy for the sake of an article she needs to write. Everything should be ideal, as long as neither of them wants more… -- On top is an (hilarious) adult romance, with sexual situations and strong language. It’s part one out of two.

My Royal Temptation

Jessa Rose - 2016
    Fast cars and faster women. Matchmaker Kate Winter's job is to chain him down to one woman. Only, Kate's way too tempting--igniting his blood and something far deeper. But Nikolai's a prince...and his heart is the one crown jewel she can't have!"Dare is Harlequin's hottest line yet. Every book should come with a free fan. I dare you to try them!" --Tiffany Reisz, international bestselling author