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Bentley by M.L. Young
Bella J. - 2015
The perfect job, perfect home, perfect fiancé…or so it seemed.Daniel was once the love of her life, but as time went by his hunger for power and success caused them to slowly drift apart.When Juliette’s relationship with Daniel hits an all-time low, her life is turned upside down when she meets the enigmatic man with sapphire blue eyes and a bad boy smirk.Knox is everything she thought she never wanted. Impulsive, reckless, cocky, and completely unpredictable. He opens her eyes to a whole new world of excitement and passion, causing her to question every decision she’s ever made.Now, Juliette needs to choose between a life she’s always known, and a man who can’t promise her tomorrow…but give her his all today.*Ruin can be read as a standalone*
Bad Stepbrother: A Stepbrother Romance (Bad Boy Romance)
Mara Leigh - 2016
Zach is the hottest, baddest man good girl Harley has ever met. His sculpted body and sexy tattoos make him the last guy she’d bring home. But in a moment of insanity, Harley promises herself one crazy night of passion… an unforgettable night with a bad boy. When Zach shows up at her dad’s wedding, Harley realizes that the smoking hot man who left her a quivering mess is now her stepbrother. He should be off limits. But she can’t stop wanting more, wanting it all, wanting him to do all the dirty things to her - things that go beyond her imagination. Zach knows he’ll never be anything but bad, but Harley is like no other girl, and he can’t get their hook up out of his head. He shouldn’t touch his good girl stepsister. He shouldn’t want to make her his. Together, Harley and Zach are all kinds of wrong, but when they’re thrown together on a summer vacation, the heat is impossible to resist… **Standalone full-length stepbrother romance with no cheating, no cliffhanger, and an HEA
J.D. Hawkins - 2020
Pleasure giver. Fantasy creator. I can blow your mind in five seconds flat — but trust me, you’ll want this to last all night.There’s not a woman in the city who can resist me. Except one.But Lizzie has a proposition for me: Seven days. Every position. No strings attached.She wants to know what she’s been missing.Who am I to say no?It was supposed to be simple: teaching a crash course in pleasure. No commitment. It should have been my fantasy come true.But she’s found the perfect guy — and it’s not me. But I never back down from a fight.Now I've got one last lesson for her:I’m going to make her mine.
Samantha Lind - 2018
She captured my heart from the moment I first saw her dancing through the sprinkler. I always kept my feelings hidden though, standing back as she dated other guys, afraid to cross that line and risk losing her. I even went out with a few girls myself, but no one ever measured up. Then that dreaded day arrived, and I knew I’d lost her forever. Lauren- Sam was always my constant. My rock. My best friend. That feeling, the one I only got around him, had never been matched by another man. But Sam never showed me he felt anything more for me than friendship, so I moved on... Now, standing at the end of the aisle, ready to walk to my forever, my mind spins with what-ifs. Do I keep moving forward, knowing a man who loves me is at the end? Or do I risk it all, for the one man I’ve always wanted, and hope he wants me in return.
K.E. Osborn - 2014
Self-absorbed. Arrogant. Three words to describe American bad boy, Will Sanders, completely.Talented. Feisty. Motivated. Three words to describe Australian born, Katerina Barrett, perfectly. These two AMDA College students couldn’t be more polar opposite. But somehow when their eyes lock across the college courtyard, time stands still. Kat is focused on her career. While Will is more the love ‘em and leave ‘em type of guy. He doesn’t do the ‘relationship’ thing. Love isn’t on either of their minds.Through a twist of fate, they’re both chosen for leading roles in an Indie franchise of movies, which quickly takes them to overnight sensations. Their lives are turned upside down, and a frenzy of fandom and fame follow. Being forced together brings their ‘friends with benefits’ relationship into a new light.Reluctantly they ask themselves the ultimate question... Are we more than just friends?
Love at Last
Kate Kisset - 2015
(It didn't help when Sarah caught them in the act on top of her cherished pastry table.) Oh, and they've been robbing her blind, so she's broke now, too. When Sarah's offered a fresh start, and a place to stay, she high tails it out of San Francisco and moves to rural wine country. Finally settled into her new, small town-sleepy life, with a cafe of her own, the last thing Sarah needs is drama. So, when notoriously sexy actor Jamie Santino, swaggers into her new business looking for baking lessons, and help with his new movie role, Sarah's blindsided. Jamie, one of six wealthy Santino Brothers, of Napa Valley Winery fame, has a feeling Sarah might be the off-screen leading lady he's been looking for forever. Wine flows and their passion has all the ingredients for everlasting love until a femme fatale from Jamie's past enters the scene.How can Sarah believe Jamie isn't acting, when everything he says sounds too good to be true? Love at Last (previously published as Just a Kiss) is now the first novel in a large contemporary romance series! If you like small towns, sweet and cozy romances, a full cast of friends, steamy scenes, laughter, and sexy book boyfriends, you'll love book one of Kate Kisset's Love in the Vineyards series.
Gloria Herrmann - 2015
His inexplicable attraction to the petite blonde complicates matters, as Rachel is adamant that she didn't move all the way to Birch Valley to get involved in any kind of romance.But as conflicts are resolved, family ties might draw Liam and Rachel together...Rachel discovers Liam's family is loving and supportive, particularly his mother Mary-unlike Rachel's own mother. She bonds with his brothers and his sister Maggie, and it almost seems too good to be true. Can they work through their differences and compromise enough to build a lasting relationship? Or will Rachel be unable to let her guard down long enough to take a chance on...Loving Liam
The Permanence of Pain
Desiree Lafawn - 2018
But together, they might have a chance at redemption. I'm used to being tested. I thought I could handle what the world threw at me. What I did not expect was betrayal. From the two people I cared about most. That wound cut deep. And now I'm spiraling out of control. But Beck Gallagher is a master of pain. He makes his living memorializing the heartache of others. That beard. That baritone voice. Makes my panties and my willpower disappear. He's got his own demons, everybody does. Could he be the one to fix me? Or is some pain really permanenert? Dowload this sexy contemporary romance now and instantly fall in love. Because this book will tear you apart and put you back together again.
Make Me Lose
Ember Leigh - 2019
We’re enemies. Born minutes apart on the same day in the same hospital, our parents thought this meant we were somehow destined to be together. We knew were we just destined to beat each other. Competition boiled over until junior year, when the cold war turned into an unexpected peace offering. Maybe my hormones allowed me to notice his broad shoulders, stormy gray-blue eyes, and soccer star’s chiseled frame. But after I fell for him…he stomped all over my heart. Ten years later, I’m at the top of the realty game in Bayshore and Grayson is just a distant memory. Until he shows up from NYC, his ego bigger than a skyscraper, and asks me to sell the house he recently inherited.It’s easy to say no. Even though I want to climb him like the jungle gyms we used to dangle from in strong arm battles.But I forgot that Gray doesn’t take no for an answer. And that he isn’t content unless he’s defeating me. He butts into my evenings on the boat. Ropes me into water skiing battles. Even shows up at the bar and creates a scene when I’m scouting a date to the upcoming Bicentennial Ball.It’s almost like he’s gunning to win me. But if he wins, that means I lose.And I’m not ready to cede victory just yet.
Marika Ray - 2018
A stalker out to bring the woman down. A man willing to swoop in and save the damsel. And a ride or die best friend. All the right ingredients for a comical romance with heart.After college, I vowed to focus all my energy on fulfilling my promise to my mom: to open up the hot chocolate store we’d always dreamed of running together. No distractions. My plans are set.But things heat up faster than I can handle when a bronzed lifeguard pursues me in the most delicious of ways. Mix in a stalker determined to throw me off my game, and a comical, ass-kicking Squad of friends…well, then you have a situation that requires time I don’t have.I may appear to be a damsel in distress, but I can save my own damn self, thank you very much. And I might just keep that hottie lifeguard as the whipped cream on top of my sweet dreams.Sweet Dreams is the first book in a series of comedic contemporary romance novels. If you like strong, sassy heroines, witty bantering, and happily ever afters, then you’ll love the first book in Marika Ray’s Beach Squad series.
Just the Way You Are: Love and Family Life in a Seaside Town
Ann Roth - 2019
Just the Way You Are is a small town, feel-good romance, the first in a four-book series. After a painful breakup and the loss of her job, Cinnamon Smith is battered and bruised. The only place to go is her best friend Fran’s bed-and-breakfast in the small coastal town of Dunlin Shores, Oregon. The first person she meets on her arrival is Nick Mahoney, Fran’s handyman. Cinnamon’s attraction to Nick is immediate, and the feeling is definitely mutual. But Cinnamon has spent years working toward a certain kind of life, a life she can’t have with Nick. Spending time in Dunlin Shores and with him is beginning to change all that. Then she gets a job offer that will put her career goals back on track… Which means choosing between the life she’s always wanted and the love that’s right in front of her.
Let Me In
Jordan Bates - 2020
Something that I longed to have in my life every day, and when I found it at a young age, I clung to it. I snatched up the boy as fast as I could, intending to make him mine forever. Commitment I never expected my marriage to turn out the way it did. I never expected for my husband to let me go. For that love that I had invested in to come crumbling down around me. Something that once gave me such great joy. Him After the pieces of myself broke, I was surprised to find a man who was willing to pick them up, to catch me as I fell. What he wanted from me though, I didn’t know if I could give him. All he wanted was for me to let him in.
Tell Me No Lies (Vegas Bad Boys)
C. Morgan - 2020
But it never works out that way, does it?Love has a backseat, and I intended to keep it that way. My main focus in life is my little girl. With her mom in jail and my life in shambles more often than not, it’s about all I’ve got time for. So a vacation with the guys was in order. Parties, girls, and fun. Oh my!And then the most beautiful girl I’ve ever laid eyes on shows up, and she’s out for the same thing I am—a good time.Seems there is someone else in the world who’s forgotten to live.As much as I shouldn’t, I’m all in for making this woman mine—every part of her. Both of us are waking up to a truth that isn’t so fun to hear, but it’s better than living a lie. Love is all that matters.
The Secret Rules of Romance
Leah Heart - 2020
Instead, he blindsides her by moving out and stealing her Nespresso machine. As her plans for marriage—and decent home-brewed coffee—are flushed away, Allison finds herself single at thirty-five.Even worse, it doesn’t take long for her to realize that all the rules changed while she was out of the game. After all, the last time she was in the dating scene, flip phones were still cool—as if dating after thirty isn’t hard enough.Despite her single status leaning more toward Drinking and Alone than Netflix and Chill, she can’t help but feel drawn to Tristan—the hottest new recruit at her CPA firm—except for the tiny, inconvenient fact that he’s only twenty-six. Add to the mix the return of her longtime crush, Grant, and “It’s complicated” doesn’t even scratch the surface.Well, nobody said love was easy. And love in the digital age? Impossible.She may have the career she wished for, but now she has to navigate the scariest seas of all—a whole new generation of dating rules.Will Allison learn to swim the treacherous waters of modern romance and get her happily ever after? Or will an unexpected surprise threaten everything her heart desires?***This is a standalone, full-length romantic comedy with no cliffhanger. There is some profanity and sexual content intended for mature readers.***
The Tick-tock Between You and Me (Canterbury Romance #1)
Kristy Tate - 2018
Darby Elliott thinks she’s in love with her long-distance boyfriend until he arrives on her doorstep. Now, she’s not so sure about him or how to get her car and money back. Which is embarrassing, because she’s a hot-shot accountant and money isn’t supposed to slip through her fingers... or into her boyfriend’s wallet. Chad George and his girlfriend, Jessica have been together since they were kids. The trouble is, Jessica thinks Chad should convert his grandfather’s dying horse ranch into a cosmetic surgery recovery spa, and Chad thinks his grandfather should maintain the ranch as he wishes. When Chad’s grandfather hires Darby, she discovers the ranch is full of untapped potential and hidden treasures including a clock that only seems to tick when she and Chad are together. Does the clock have a hidden message? Can Darby and Chad save the ranch before time runs out? USA Today bestselling author Kristy Tate returns with another clean and wholesome romance that will be sure to warm the hearts of Hallmark movie fans. If you like sweet romances with a touch of magical realism, be sure and pick up your copy of The Tick-tock Between You and Me today. You'll never look at your clock the same way again.