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Blinded by the Darkness by J.A. Essen
Cassie Ryan - 2015
Kenner, a powerful master gives his dream girl a new beginning in the dungeons of decadent ecstasy.Running from a troubled past, Sandra Barry spent years hiding out in New York City’s BDSM scene, finding satisfaction and even a sense of community as a sub at a large dungeon. But when a stalker joins the dungeon posing as a Dom, he crosses her personal boundaries, giving her no choice but to return home to Arizona. Seeking refuge once again in the kink lifestyle, Sandra meets a sexy new Dom whose tutelage drives her wild—although there’s something familiar about him she just can’t place.As a teenager, Brent Weston was a nerd. Now he owns the hottest dungeon in Phoenix, enjoying the power and success he’s always craved. All that’s missing is the right woman to share it with. Then one day Sandra, his secret high school crush, walks into his club. She’s just as beautiful as he remembers. She’s also scared as hell. Brent has been waiting for this moment, and now that Sandra’s in his sights, he’ll do anything to protect her, pleasure her—and prove that he’s the only master worthy of her devotion.My Obsession is an erotic romance intended for mature audiences. Includes a special message from the editor, as well as an excerpt from another Loveswept title.
Make Me (The Submission Games #1)
Tamara Mataya - 2015
Everything is built on fantasies here. There’s a surreal feeling in my bones like I’m a second away from waking up from the most vivid dream I’ve ever had. I’m not sure if I want to wake up and escape, or sleep forever and live here. And that is why everyone needs to know about him. Darko Aralica…one of the most dangerous tools in The Underground’s arsenal. He gets inside your head and switches off your inhibitions, cuts off all common sense. With him, I found myself doing things I’d never dreamed of doing—of even wanting to try. Darko found his way inside my fantasies and exploited them one by one. He appears cultured. Refined. A gentleman even. But that’s how he gets close enough to strike. And when you’re in his arms, it’s too late. Because you no longer care if damage is done. You’ll beg him not to stop taking you apart. My exposé will show everyone the truth. But the truth doesn’t always set you free.
Broken: Complete Series
Azure Boone - 2013
After an embarrassing series of events, she feigns a diabetes attack, leaves his office and prays she never sees him again. Two days later, she meets him in the supermarket and he asks her to dinner.Daniel deals with his dark past by pleasuring women. Very selective with who he chooses for his erotic games, his next available choice, Sofia, doesn't measure up to the kind of woman he needs. But with his options near zero, he decides to take a chance, and soon discovers that pleasuring Sofia opens a door to a rewarding new desire.
A.J. Daniels - 2018
Well, they’re not wrong. Except, the man my heart stupidly fell for was more interested in playing his own twisted game of catch and release. Claiming me for himself, then pushing me away when I got too close, but there was an aura of darkness clouded around him. A darkness that beckoned to me. A darkness I was grateful for when those he thought he could trust ripped me away in the middle of the night to be a pawn in their own sick, twisted game. Braxton She was supposed to be an itch I needed to scratch. That red dress and those pale blue eyes called to me like a siren. In my line of work falling in love is dangerous. “I believe there’s good in you, Brax,” she had said. “Baby, I’m the thing monsters are afraid of,” I warned her. I pushed her away, thinking she would be safe from this fucked up life I lead. I couldn’t’ve been more wrong. My enemies smelled fresh blood. They knew if they wanted to take me down, they had to get to her. But it wasn’t my enemies I had to worry about. No, the threat was a lot closer than I thought. It shouldn’t have surprised me. After all, the devil was once an angel. Klara was my light out of this hell, and now she was in danger of being snuffed out. But not if I could help it. They should’ve thought twice before taking what belongs to me. Now, I’m out for blood, and I’m not stopping until my concrete floor runs red. *Only suitable for 18+
A Game of Dress-Up
Elliot Mabeuse - 2006
Alone in her bedroom, she plays a sensual game with her collection of sexy lingerie, tight skirts and bondage toys. The game is never meant to be shared — until the day Rob Taylor pays an unexpected visit, walks in on her private fantasy and takes the game in a dangerous new direction.Caught in the act! Vanessa has been caught playing out a private fantasy, and now she has to pay the price. She began the game — but from now on, her sexy employer will be setting the rules.Until now, their relationship has been innocent. Taylor is a friend of her mother's as well as Vanessa's boss. But the shameless tease in the shiny black corset isn't the girl Rob Taylor thought he knew. She's ripe and ready for a wilder game with a lover who won't take no for an answer. And he's just the man for the job.
The Alphas: Four First Loves
C.D. Reiss - 2017
Antonio Spinelli. Deacon Bruce. Dash Wallace. Meet these powerful, passionate, possessive men in this exclusive, limited time bundle from NY Times bestselling author, CD Reiss. Four full length novels will have you begging for more. This bundle includes - Submission - Will Monica be able to resist sexy billionaire, Jonathan Drazen? Or will she submit to her desire and kneel for him? (first in series) Spin - Theresa and mob capo Antonio fall hard the minute they meet, but will their white hot love get them killed? (first in series) Kick - Fiona is a celebutante with a sex addiction. Can she prove to her therapist she’ll kick the habit? Or will he make her indulge. (first in series) Hardball - Dash Wallace is the sexiest player on the field and the hardest player off it…until he meets Vivian, a simple school librarian and all bets are off. (standalone) With a special BONUS from the NY Times bestselling Marriage Games. Thirty Days. That’s all Adam Steinbeck demands of his wife. Thirty days in a remote cottage doing everything he commands. Then he’ll sign her divorce papers and give her their company. She thinks this is his pathetic attempt to save their marriage. She’s wrong.
Shades of Obsession
J.R. King - 2014
Alexander will stop at nothing to get Elena Anderson, destroying everything and everyone who dares coming between them.A popular quarterback rapes Elena Anderson—the object of Alexander Turner’s obsession—not long after her sixteenth birthday. Alexander, who’s much older, decides to interfere. Elena’s boyfriend disappears, and she moves to California. While Alexander focuses on his career, Elena obtains a Stanford degree, then moves back to Boston. To get the girl, Alexander pleads, harasses, and even ridicules himself. Elena manipulates him as only a woman can, and just when she thinks she has the upper hand, he has her kidnapped.
S.K. Logsdon - 2013
But when she gets booked on a strange double date with her roommate and coworker Becka, her world gets turned upside down. Brad, her hunky date, surprises her in more ways than she could ever imagine. Making her question everything she’s ever felt or known.Will Alexis give in to her emotions? Or stay the course? Will she really give up the money and her clients, for a man?Caution: The book contains heavy adult sexual content, mild BDSM, profanity and bisexuality. For ages 18+.
Rose's Dark Contract
R.B. O'Brien - 2016
Through meticulous planning and iron-clad contracts, Thorne has managed to maintain a modicum of balance, control, and happiness by employing personal assistants to aid him in all aspects of his professional and personal life. Sex with no strings attached. Obedience without questions. An arrangement of mutual benefit. No mess. No love. No expectations. Nothing beyond a signed contract. But when Thorne meets recent music grad, Victoria Rose, the shy and beautiful down-on-her-luck waitress, obsession replaces his carefully constructed thinking. He becomes so fixated on having her, without a full understanding of who she is, that he rushes her contract, making mistake after mistake before the ink even dries. His once neat and controlled existence becomes blurred and smudged. Can the mistakes he makes be erased from Rose’s dark contract? Or will the damage leave an indelible mark that nobody could have seen coming?
The Alphabet Game
Andie M. Long - 2014
Sassy heroine? Check. Sexy romance? Hell yeah. From A through to Z.Stella Mulroney is playing a game. It's taken her two years but she finally has an interview at Gregory & Sons, the top London law firm that looks after her stepfather's interests. She plans to discover what her Multi-millionaire Stepdaddy really invests in and bring him down.Unwittingly, she's caught the attention of Hot Alpha Gabriel 'Gabe' Gregory, son of her Stepfather's top Lawyer. He wants to know why Stella has such a need for revenge and would prefer her to channel that fury into a game of his own, 'The Alphabet Game'.After all, his is much more fun to play...Also available:The Alphabet Wedding (The Alpha Series #1.5)The Calendar Game (The Alpha Series #2)The Baby Game (The Alpha Series #3)
Claire Thompson - 2009
Drugged and sold at auction in an underground BDSM club, she awakens in the home of Cole Pearson, the sexiest guy she's ever laid eyes on. Focused on clearing her reputation and escaping the tangled web of office intrigue woven by her rival, Elizabeth tries to ignore the compelling lure of the handsome stranger.Cole, a romantic Dom seeking his true love, quickly realizes the sexy slave girl he bought has no clue about and even less interest in BDSM -- or so she says. But she can't deny the slow burn of desire igniting between them. With masterful skill and sensual dominance, Cole guides his skittish new lover on an erotic journey that will break down all her carefully constructed defenses and leave her yearning for the passionate control of a stern but loving Master.
Taboo: A Dark Romance Boxset
Stasia Black - 2020
Most are ashamed to speak it out loud, much less ask for it, and usually so is Miranda…until Dylan Lennox comes along.Daddy’s Sweet GirlSarah gets a new step-father...and a new step-brother. Family ties have never been so twisted.Please note that these books are dark romances with intense scenes and include fantasies of dubious consent.
Pushing Her Buttons
Sabrina York - 2012
Waiting. Watching her. Closed in with her for a hundred stories as they ride the elevator to their floor. And every single day, for a hundred floors, Samantha simmers with banked lust. She wants him—her mysterious neighbor who seems to get off on tempting her. Whose eyes promise the kind of kinky domination she’s too afraid to give in to. And then just when she thinks she’s safe, just when she’s convinced she can resist his allure, he steps up his relentless pursuit. The passion that flares between them burns so hot and so bright it could consume them both. But that’s just on the way up. Who knows what will happen when they’re going down.Reader Advisory: Samantha’s sexy neighbor tries to drive her wild with lust, and he’ll stop at nothing to succeed. Spanking? Of course. Leather straps? You bet. Girl-on-girl action? Oh yeah. Wear your flame-retardant panties while reading this one.
Club X: Prequel to Highest Bidder Series
Lauren Landish - 2019
I trust no one. I thrive with control and I’ve learned to be ruthless and cold-hearted. I’m not interested in love, but I still have desires. That’s where Club X comes in... and then I met her. She changed everything. From USA Today best selling authors Willow Winters and Lauren Landish comes an addictive club you can't resist. Club X is a short prologue to the standalone, Bought.