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The Alpha Comes Back

Preston Walker - 2019
    The charge? Shifting in front of a human. It might have been worth the banishment… if I’d actually done the crime. Now that my alpha is dead, I’m coming back home. I’m determined to return triumphant, to prove myself as the next bloodline alpha. Pack politics are complicated. But meeting Mike, my own sweet, eager omega? Loving him is the simplest thing I’ve ever done in my life. Too bad I can’t keep him. Mike Gypsum is a small town. Crowded with tourists in the winter, dead economy in the summer. I’ve always dreamed of roaming beyond its borders, seeing the world through the lens of my camera. When he comes to town, it’s like a little slice of that forbidden, exotic world comes with him. I know that getting involved with Evan is a bad idea… but I don’t know how to stay away. And finding out he’s my fated mate? Well, that changes everything. The Alpha Comes Back is a mpreg shifter novel featuring a brooding alpha, a small town omega, and one guaranteed happy ending. Each book in the Gypsum series can be read in any order.

Mercy Hills Pack Bundle: Books 1-3 plus Extras

Ann-Katrin Byrde - 2018
    Watch as they struggle against oppression and prejudice, yet still find their way to love and happiness and strange new friendships within the walled enclaves that make up their home. This bundle contains the first three books of the epic urban fantasy series, and four never-before-seen bonus stories that explore life both inside and outside the enclaves. Mating the Omega: Jason's been in hiding for years from the rumors that he's a True Omega, until he just can't hide anymore. But in Mercy Hills, he finds an alpha from whom he never needs to hide again. Problem is, it's not the one he came to Mercy Hills to mate. Abel's Omega: Abel would like to find a mate, but a pack’s Alpha with a business on the side has no time for romance. Until a frantic omega with four young pups lands on the pack’s doorstep, desperate for help, and Abel suddenly discovers that he’d only been waiting for the right omega to come along. Duke's Baby Deal: Bram's got a crush on Duke, but none of his usual techniques to make an alpha jealous are working. Duke's got a crush on Bram, but thinks Bram wouldn't be interested in a quiet, boring alpha. Until one full moon when another suitor comes calling, and leaves Bram in a life-shattering mess. Duke steps in to salvage Bram's reputation and be a father to another alpha's pups, but what looks like a sacrifice to both of them in the beginning swiftly becomes a gift that neither could have anticipated. Over 300,000 words of drama, love, danger, and near misses, plus adorable pups and a culture that stretches back centuries. Indulge yourself in the political intrigue and complicated relationships between the different packs, and the dangerous ones with the humans, all in a dystopian urban fantasy setting.

Claiming His Mate: Alpha Protectors

Juniper Hart - 2019
     My whole life, I wanted to be someone. I left the drudgery of my small-town life for a coveted job in New York City. But the past has a way of catching up with you. If I want to prove myself, I need to go back to Salem and wrap up some business. Running into Marcel Forrester wasn’t part of the plan, and bittersweet memories of the past have left me both frightened and intrigued. His big blues eyes, powerful position, and strong presence make me feel safe. But I can't get involved with someone like him. He has sworn to protect me against a force I didn't even know existed. However, the powerful Alpha can’t save me if I don’t want to be saved. He can’t convince me that something so perfect can last forever. If you love alpha romances, werewolves, bad boys, and paranormal shifters who know how to take charge, then you will love Claiming His Mate! Content Warning: Explicit love scenes and lots of sexy shifters. No cheating and no cliffhangers. Intended for 18+ audiences.

My Shining Star

Amber Kell - 2009
    Even though he’d gone on to get married and have children, his bittersweet memories followed him late into life.Basilio left his love for reasons of his own. He didn’t want to drag his beloved into his new life as a vampire. Over the years he watched Augustus’ joy and devastation never going too far away.When Augustus is attacked and transformed into a vampire he brings with him an entirely new outlook to vampire kind. Will he be able to adapt to his new life and forgive his old love or will outside forces tear them apart?

Hunter's Moon

Minerva Howe - 2020
    This omega is meant to be his, and Derek will do whatever he needs to do to save him.Ethan is a Worthless One, an omega sold to a bad pack as a child, but he has a core of steel under his vulnerable exterior. When Derek offers him a safe haven, Ethan knows he has to try to overcome his past and grab his new Alpha with both hands. Cam Derek keep Ethan safe and teach him how to accept all the gifts Derek has to give him?This is a non-mpreg Alpha and Omega shifter story where an Alpha triplet finds love, a sweet, loving Omega, and a lot of hot loving!

Reluctant Surrender

Jana Downs - 2012
    He’s spent the past seven years fighting the growing attraction for his maker, and the fact that he is no longer human just seems to compound his prickly personality.When his family steps back into the picture and a killer starts targeting Lucian, Andren has to come to grips with the things he’s been denying about himself. He’ll have to learn to balance being a vampire and being a hunter in order to protect the man he’s growing to love and the family that he’s sworn to protect.

Be Still My Cheetah Heart

E.A. Price - 2017
    But kidnapping on Valentine’s Day… Hester knows time is running out for her to mate, either she chooses her own mate before her thirtieth birthday, or one gets chosen for her. Not an enviable position, and considering that her last boyfriend nicknamed her Hectoring Hester (which became crazy bitch after they broke up), she’s not exactly hopeful the perfect guy will fall into her lap. Strangled by his jaguar leap traditions, Antonio Chavez finds himself in the unenviable position of seeking and snatching a bride from Los Lobos and carting her back to their small town. Not expecting to find anyone, he is surprised when a contentious cheetah shifter takes his fancy, and before he can stop himself they’re halfway home to Honey Blossom Mountain. Can Hester get past the way Antonio brought them together to really give them a shot? Or will someone else try to break them apart forever? This book has previously been released as a serial on: Caution is advised as this is intended for mature readers.

Serena's Magic

Heather Graham - 1984
    From the moment he walked out of the forest and into her arms, Serena Loren knew they had met before, that this magnificent man had returned from the past to claim her again. Until she awoke to find herself alone, bereft-- and angry. Who was he? Where had he come from? Too soon she'd learn that Professor Justin O'Neill was a boarder in her own inn, The Golden Hawk, a psychologist researching witchcraft at its Salem source. How could they have known they were both spellbound, reliving passions generations old,sentenced to a tragic fate -- that could only be challenged and changed by love.

Hello, Heartbreaker

astoryaboutwar - 2013
    Omegas are fragile little emotional things, needy and whiny. Stiles refuses to become that, or to believe that he’s anything like that.Stiles and Derek have been fuckbuddies for a while when Derek loses his memories of the past three years - and them - in an accident. (Also - everyone's a werewolf, and everyone's alive.)Words:18472 complete

The Mortician

Ezra Dawn - 2017
    He’s the go to guy when it comes to preparing a body for burial. No one can do the job like he can. Even the worst of injuries don’t faze him. You name it he can fix it. He’s a miracle worker. However, when it comes to romance people tend to run from him screaming. Being a Komodo dragon shifter just doesn’t do it for them. Mufasa “Miles” Deidrick is your average lion shifter and a closeted gay man. When his sister dies unexpectedly his parents are too distraught to make the funeral arrangements, leaving the job to him. He doesn’t expect to find his mate. Now, he’s faced with a situation he has to come to terms with. One being that his mate is a man and the other? He has to come out to his parents. Procrastination won’t help him this time instead it may only hurt him. (Warning: Contains sexual content, Man on Man action, and explicit language not suitable for those under the age of 18.)

Billionaire's Surprise Baby

Harper B. Cole - 2018
    Life doesn’t always go as planned. Sometimes it goes better. Omega Michael has his whole life mapped out for him. Only problem is, even though he ticked off every item on his list, he still didn’t get where he wanted to go. Instead he finds himself living in his brother’s basement trying to recalibrate his life. That is until one night with a strangers changes everything. Alpha Porter travels back to the childhood home he was more than happy to leave behind for the saddest of reasons, the funeral of his beloved foster mother. People in town no longer recognize him, which is for the best since the only person he left behind that he still cared about is lying in a pine box. A chance encounter at a bar with a smexy omega named Michael and everything changes. After a steamy night, Michael sneaks off, not wanting to face the awkward morning after with the hot stranger. Unbeknownst to him, he doesn’t leave alone—he is carrying Porter’s child. By the time he discovers his pregnancy, Porter is long gone and a first name only doesn’t get him far in searching for him. Fueled by a comment Porter relayed during their time together and the need to provide for his child, Michael gets his career on an exciting new path—a path he fears he will face alone. Michael soon discovers that the owner of the company he just started working for is none other than his one-night stand. Sparks instantly fly, but Michael initially hides his pregnancy. Can a one-night stand and a secret pregnancy turn into more? The Billionaire’s Surprise Baby is a super-sweet with knotty heat non-shifter contemporary mpreg romance.

Runaway Omega

Shannon West - 2020
    But once Kade tells Logan how he really feels about him—and tells him he’d like to be more than just friends, things aren’t the same between them anymore. Logan rejects Kade, telling him lovers come and go, but friendship lasts forever, and he doesn’t ever want to lose what’s between them. But after a wild night under the moonlight, Kade discovers that he’s going to have a baby. It sounds impossible, unbelievable—betas don’t get pregnant! But it’s true, according to the doctors. He is not the beta he always believed himself to be. Somehow he must be a male omega, only valued for his ability to breed. Determined to keep his secrets and avoid the shame of being a lowly omega, he takes the first bus out of town. But after a few months, he finds himself broke, hungry and unable to provide for himself. Then one day, walking to a food shelter, a big SUV pulls up beside him and Logan erupts from the truck like the wrath of God. He is shocked to learn of Kade’s pregnancy, but takes Kade back home with him, not realizing who the father of Kade’s baby really is. Can Kade somehow make this work, tell Logan the truth and make Logan fall in love with him? Or is his relationship doomed to failure, so that Kade has to run again?

My Captain's Baby

Eva Leon - 2018
    A protective alpha. An irresistible attraction.Alpha Captain Zane Mayfield commands the special forces Delta Squad.He’s wanted Specialist Aden Chandler since the man was assigned to his squad. The only issue is Aden is an alpha.When an op goes sideways, Zane’s alpha instincts take over. All he cares about is keeping the snarky flirt of a sniper safe.Specialist Aden Chandler lied about his omega status when he enlisted.He has his dream job in the special forces and he’ll do what it takes to keep his dream alive, even if it means illegal suppressants and denying his need for his Captain.But an op gone wrong changes everything and threatens to ruin both his and Captain Mayfield’s military career. Will Captain Mayfield choose duty over love? Or will Aden be proven once again that alphas can’t be trusted?This non-shifter Mpreg romance is a standalone with no cliffhanger, but it is the first story of the Delta Squad Alphas trilogy. It features a friends-to-lovers story, steamy scenes, military action, pregnancy fun, snarky flirting, romantic interludes, and two hot men in uniform on a mission for their happily-ever-after.


Kim Fielding - 2015
    At least that was what his father said in 1886 before banishing him from their Fifth Avenue mansion and sending him across the continent to Oregon. Now Orris must try to find a place for himself on his brother’s farm. His studies did little to prepare him for pioneer living, and when he’s called on to help protect the livestock from a predator, he’s not at all certain he’s up to the task. Then he meets Henry Bonn, a strange and intriguing man who lives in a cabin in the hills. Orris’s attraction to Henry may not be an abomination—but it may prove to be a greater danger than banishment.First edition published in 'Claw (Gothika 3) Anthology' by Dreamspinner Press, April 2015.

Harder Than Stone

Jacey Ward - 2019
    Jameson – he is such a conceited a$$. Now I'm fighting for my life, with him as my partner, in the damn south American jungle. I should have stayed locked up in the compound my parents wanted to keep me prisoner in… Except… I mean, there’s no arguing that he is hot, With a capital H, And yeah, he knows how to keep us alive, But daaamn, it’s getting harder and harder to ignore his… Eyes. Then he finds out about my “abilities”, my secret powers. The reason we’re being hunted by Oculus in the first place. He’s doing everything to keep me safe, But he doesn’t understand who’s after us. The smartest thing I can do is take off on my own – he might be an ass, but I don't want him dead because of me. But it turns out that he has special “powers” too. Looks like I’m not the only one who’s being hunted…