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Casey's Night In

Minx Malone - 2011
    She’s known for being a super klutz but this time, she managed to spill coffee on herself and the agency’s newest client, Italian mega-hottie, Andre Lavin.Which makes the fact that he doesn’t know she’s alive even more apparent.The last person she expects to see when she answers her door is Andre. He’s come to make sure she’s okay after their collision earlier. He takes full responsibility for ruining her blouse. In fact, he insists on helping her remove the damaged clothing.Every. Single. Piece.NOTE: Casey’s Night In is a super short prequel to Asking for Andre.This free intro contains more sample pages of Asking for Andre than most retailers allow. It should also prepare you for the HEAT level of the book. If you are not ready for erotic content, please exit stage left.Still here? Okay then, enjoy the freebie!!The Mirage Agency SeriesBook 1 - Beg for ItBook 1.5 - Casey’s Night InBook 2 - Asking for Andre

At His Mercy

Delilah Fawkes - 2012
    But he remains true to his word, frustrating her and making her wonder if the connection they had was all in her head.After she misses the bus home, he offers to drive her, but a simple ride soon turns into an evening of wining and dining that culminates on her spending the night in his guest room. When she hears him up in the middle of the night, her curiosity gets the best of her and she spies on him. Mr. Drake is hiding something, and discovering what it is may just result in the night of her life.This is the second part of the "Billionaire's Beck and Call" series by best selling erotica author, Delilah Fawkes, and is 5400 words long.

My New Step-Dad

Alexa Riley - 2015
     I've got one week to get through until my mother’s estate clears, and then I'll be free to go. All I've got to do is keep my hands off my new step-dad, Bruce. But that's easier said than done. I shouldn't want her, but I do. I can't remember the last time I touched a woman. Heck, I can't remember the last time I touched myself. But ever since little Sophie showed up, I can't think of anything but claiming her. Forbidden love and secret obsessions will have you begging for the climax. Warning: You can beg all you want...Bruce won't be forced.

Billionaire's Pet

Christa Wick - 2012
    Now she's an unemployed charity analyst running three hours late for a job interview with the CEO of Griffin Holdings after being mugged. Bound and determined to have the interview anyway, she waits outside the private entrance to his Chicago offices.Griffin Montgomery doesn't know what to make of the disheveled and slightly bruised woman waiting for him in the alley. The gentleman inside him wants to tuck her into his limo and safely escort her to her apartment, with the promise of an interview once another position opens up.The man inside him just wants to take her in every position imaginable.


Everly Drummond - 2011
    When sexy tattoo artist, Brody Duncan, shows up at her door unannounced, Avery finds him hard to resist, but little does she know that she's in for the ride of her life. The only question is can she hold on long enough to enjoy the ride? 18+ Contains explicit material. Erotic short fiction.

The Substitute

Lindsay Delagair - 2011
    When Andy can’t get his wife pregnant, he needs a substitute. But what happens when the substitute with the all the right equipment knows how to use it better than anyone she’s ever had? ***Warning: Graphic Sexual Content***

Because You Torment Me

Beth Kery - 2012
    Francesca takes the reins, blossoming under Ian's tutelage and leading to a bold act of rebellion and sexual empowerment - one that sends Ian closer to the edge. As far as Ian's concerned, Francesca's gone too far. It's not just her flirtation with disaster, but her flagrant defiance and an agenda to torment him until he's seeing red with need and desire. He will see the wilful young woman submit, but when she does, Ian finds himself losing all of his carefully guarded control and leaping into the consuming flames with the woman he can't live without.

Taste It

Sommer Marsden - 2012
    Marsden is a masterful author, and it’s nice to see male characters that remind me of (sexy, flawed, hot) men in my life. Not boys – men. - Violet BlueEnjoy a delicious erotic romance novella by bestselling author, Sommer Marsden.Jill and Cole are competing for the title of Best Chef. The spicy, sizzling and heated televised contest fuels a lust in Jill she’d rather keep buried. She can’t be staring at the man’s muscles ... he’s her competition! During a quick cooking throwdown things start to simmer and it becomes harder and harder for Jill to ignore that she’s smitten in the kitchen. Cole’s suggestive glances and sly smiles aren’t helping her any. When fate puts her in his shower and then his chivalrous nature puts her in his borrowed clothes, there’s no way to deny the natural heat between them.

Selling Out to the Billionaire

Penny Wylder - 2016
    Derek Conway is my first client. I was so excited about selling a house and finally making some money. But I never expected him to be the client from hell. Even if he's got abs of steel and a jaw that could cut through glass, the guy is completely awful. I'd punch him if I wasn't busy drooling on his shined shoes. Nothing I show him is good enough. In fact, the only thing that has caught his attention is... me. How can he eye-screw me while scolding me at the same time? And why does it turn me on so much? If I don't get him to close on a deal soon, I'll end up on the street. I'd work with someone else but Derek won't let me. He demands all of my time. Just when I think I've given him enough, he asks for more. How far does he plan to push me? And what if I can't say no? This is a standalone novella with a HEA and NO cheating! Penny Wylder writes just that-- wild romances. Happily Ever Afters are always better when they're a little dirty, so if you're looking for a page turner that will make you feel naughty in all the right places, jump right in and leave your panties at the door!

The Wolf's Capture

Jenika Snow - 2018
    But I soon realized I wasn’t alone. He stalked me, hunted me. I should’ve run faster, tried harder. But the truth was I liked him chasing me. Wolf was a ruthless man, his way of living barbaric. Now he had me in his off-the-grid cabin, what he deemed my new home. I was his new wife, would have his babies. I was his irrevocably. I shouldn’t have felt arousal. But I did. He’s not going to let me escape ... but then again, maybe I don’t want to. Warning: This one has bite to it—even if it’s NOT paranormal! As per the usual ... it’s short and fast and pretty unrealistic … but it gets right down to the juicy bits. It’s one of those stories that will have you wanting to find your own Wolf in the woods.

Tempt Me

Isabel Morin - 2012
    After spending the last year struggling to make it as a painter, all she has to show for it are bills she can't pay. Out of money and sick of struggling, she decides it's time to pack it up and head back to her hometown in New Hampshire.When she meets Ian Sinclair at her going away party, Nina's instantly attracted to his dark, smoldering looks and lean athletic body. When he asks her back to his apartment, she's willing to overlook the fact that he's a high-powered lawyer. It's just for one night, and guys as gorgeous as Ian don't come around every day.Ian has never had a problem getting women into his bed, but after his hot night with Nina, all he wants is more of her. So he makes the curvy painter a deal - stay in the city for a few weeks and he'll take care of everything.Nina agrees, even though she knows better than to get attached. He's a rich corporate suit, she's a struggling artist. But as the connection between them deepens and Ian takes her to places she's never been - both in and out of the bedroom - Nina doesn't know how much longer she can resist.Tempt Me is a 28,000 word steamy romance novella.


Jordan Silver - 2013
    At thirty five he's a childless bachelor who doesn't know the first thing about kids; but when the young girl starts testing out her wiles on him he's about to show her just what happens when she teases a real man.

Wicked to Love

Shayla Black - 2011
    Years later, he's still haunted by Kayla, holding every woman to her standard. And Brandon's secretary, Amberlin Evans, knows she can’t measure up.Amberlin would do anything to make her boss notice her. But when one phone call from Kayla sends Brandon running after her, she knows it's time to stop waiting for him to see her and move on. Funny how her resignation gets Brandon's attention in a way short skirts didn't.When Brandon confronts Amberlin, he realizes that he's been blind to his feelings for her—and that the way she always calls him Sir and says "please" has his thoughts turning wicked…

Seducing Sarah

Jinx Jamison - 2011
    She goes to work, she pays her taxes and she always separates the whites from the colors. The most exciting thing in her life is fantasizing about her hunky boss Quinn Sanders, who has no idea how she feels.All she wants is the chance to do something exciting. Anything to prove she's not as sexually inept as her former fiance made her feel.When Quinn Sanders gets a call from an old friend, the last thing he expects to hear is that his paralegal Sarah has signed up for sex school. He left his life as Master Q behind for a reason and once vowed to never set foot in the Madame X School again.But he's lusted after Sarah for years and if sex education is what she needs...Master Q is about to come out of retirement.


Remy Blake - 2017
    Lucas Rockwell isn’t just ten years younger than me, he’s my deceased husband's son.Tainted by secrets, everything about us is wrong and forbidden. Like fire and gasoline, we're an explosion waiting to happen. We're tempting fate with every touch.