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Reawakening the Dragon: Part 1

Jessie Donovan - 2015
    While meeting with one of her sources, she spots the tall, blond dragonman she saw three months ago back on Stonefire. When the dragonman warns her off, Jane becomes more determined than ever to find the truth before he does. With most of the threats to his clan under control, Kai Sutherland wants to find a way to take down the Carlisle hunters for good. In the beginning of his investigation, he sees the human female his dragon wants. Putting aside his own needs, he tries to scare her away to focus on the hunters, but the female refuses to go. As they work together to discover the hunters' secrets, the attraction between them threatens the investigation. Kai never expected to find his second chance, yet as the danger amps up, can he find a way to have her while still protecting his clan? 15,000 words (estimated) / 18+, explicit language and sexual situations / Cliffhanger Stonefire Dragons Reading Order: Sacrificed to the Dragon Seducing the Dragon Revealing the Dragons Healed by the Dragon Reawakening the Dragon

Grizzly Mate

Ariana Hawkes - 2019
     Savannah's luck seems to finally be changing when MateMatch, a secret dating agency sends her to Ragtown to meet the match they've found for her. Under different circumstances, she would have been excited for her new life. But she's been to hell and back in the last six months, and excitement is one of the many things she doesn't feel these days. She doesn't even care who her match is, as long as he's a bear and he's not mean. From the ad, single father Garrett seems to tick both boxes. The only problem? When she turns up on his doorstep, in a town inhabited by hostile beasts, he has no idea who she is, and no interest in finding a mate. Two years earlier, Garrett Sanders made a big mistake that resulted in the death of his best friend. Tormented by self-recrimination, all he wants is to hide away in Ragtown and raise his friend’s three orphaned kids in peace. When a cute, curvy woman turns up on his doorstep, claiming to be his mate, he wants to run her out of town, but night is falling and he needs to protect her from the beasts who run wild after dark. Crushed though she is, Savannah is determined to stay in Ragtown until she finds her mate. Living in Garrett’s house and looking after the kids seems like a good idea at the time, but it’s not long before the chemistry between the two of them drives them to distraction. Savannah is convinced Garrett has a good heart, underneath all his growliness, but he can’t let go of his conviction that he’s a beast, and when tensions heat up in Ragtown, a side of him emerges that he never wanted to see again. Can Savannah help him to forgive himself, before his past ruins everything? Promised: romance, heat and sexy shifters. HEA and no cheating, of course!

Silver Dragon

Zoe Chant - 2019
     Dragon knight Mikhail has spent the many years of his life in the pursuit of duty. But when his latest mission sends him to a sleepy California beach town, he's shocked to come across a murder in progress. And even more shocked to realize (after plummeting from the sky to save the day) that it's four older women in a writing group acting out a scene from a murder mystery. But that's nothing to how he feels when the "murder victim" looks into his eyes... and he knows that the beautiful gray-haired woman is his mate. Bird Worcester used to write children's books, before a bitter divorce separated her from her beloved son and daughter. Twenty-seven years later, she's still picking up the pieces. But when a handsome, silver-haired stranger literally drops into her life, she finds that her heart just might still be alive after all. But years of lonely solitude and their very different lives aren't their only obstacles. There's also the little matter of Mikhail's dangerous mission...

Dragon's Surrogate

Sky Winters - 2018
     Rocco I want a baby, not a mate. I am far too good for just one girl. A relationship is too much hassle, and I need a way to carry on my shifter lineage. When Mystic matched the correct blood type, I thought she’d make the perfect surrogate. Only problem is, I didn’t expect to have feelings for her. And seeing my baby grown inside of her, only makes me want her more. Mystic I’ve had terrible luck with men. My last marriage ended with me in jail. But a handsome playboy offering me a large sum of money to be his surrogate… why not!? That’s just what I need to pull myself out of the gutter. Besides how hard could carrying a dragon in my belly really be? Except, I didn’t realize there would be so much more to this handsome playboy, and as his baby grows inside of me, these feelings only become stronger. **This is a novella length 30,000 word, steamy shifter romance. For a limited time, I've included bonus stories.**

Big Bad Wolf

Georgette St. Clair - 2016
     But it turns out the handsome shifter and his family have other ideas. Apparently after her first date, his nosy, interfering pack think she's agreed to be his life-mate. And the curvy she-wolf has Ryker convinced it's time to give up his playboy ways and claim Daisy for his own. Except Daisy's pack has other plans for her, and they’ll stop at nothing to use her for their own ruthless ends. And her friends keep showing up to rescue her, when she least needs their help. And his family can’t stop messing up Ryker’s attempts to court her. Ryker's determined to fight for Daisy...but can he roll with the punches when word reaches him that Daisy has ditched him for a wolf with a more impressive pedigree?

Dragon Triplets

J.L. Wilder - 2020
    One by one.Even if it starts a war.A human omega, is the only one that can satisfy our desires.The Human Omega:My life is officially insane.First, I can hear people’s thoughts.Second my ex-boyfriend pulled me into his dark world of crime.Then I escaped to New York City, where a very powerful shifter kidnaps me.Now I’m being rescued by sexy dragons. Identical ones.One by one, three triplet brothers have saved me.They tell me I’m an omega. Their destiny.All I know is that they make me lose control.Note: Intended for readers 18+ only due to mature themes and content. Reverse harem shifter romance with HEA.

Blood Bonds

Adrienne Wilder - 2010
    They don’t do scent exchange, they don’t lick palms, and they have this thing called “personal space”.As the first and only Kin Agent for the Center of Folk and Kin Relations, Haley Night’s job is to help keep the public safe by helping keep the peace. But after an interview with serial man-eater Niles Fury goes terribly wrong, Haley finds herself face-to-face with a plot to destroy her species-genocide.With the help from her best friend and partner Farley, she sets off on a race against time to stop a madman’s plot to destroy Kin. It’s a journey that will put to the test everything she thought she knew: Kin have no God, survive at all costs, and love is only a Human emotion.Welcome to Atlanta, Georgia… City of Dragons...

The Wolf's Forbidden Baby

Ellie Valentina - 2015
     She hits it off with him right away and before either of them realize what is going on they are spending the weekend together in bed. However, both of them have secrets. Devan is a werewolf and Kyla is a werecoyote. Mating between these species is expressly forbidden. And things are set to get even more complicated as Kyla discovers she is pregnant with Devan's baby. Not only is their relationship forbidden but they now have a forbidden baby too. And both are about to suffer the consequences of their actions... WARNING: THIS BOOK CONTAINS MANY SEX SCENES AND SHOULD ONLY BE READ BY A MATURE AUDIENCE ) 18+

Dragon Heat

Allyson James - 2006
    Little does she know that Caleb is actually a powerful warrior sent to protect her from those out to steal her magic and destroy the world. Or that Caleb can take the human form of a sexy hunk. Now, if he doesn't stop distracting her with those gorgeous bedroom eyes, they may not have time to stop their enemies before all of existence is wiped out. At least Lisa and Caleb will have savored every last minute.

Dark Embers

Tessa Adams - 2010
    It falls to him to protect his people—and their ancient magic. He has one more duty: to provide an heir.Like all dragons, Dylan can only procreate with his destined mate—for whom he’s searched for five hundred years. His dark, rampant sexual appetite has earned him quite the reputation, all in the pursuit of his one true match.But his search is delayed when a deadly disease sweeps through the Dragonstars, and Dylan must venture to the human world to find a cure. He tracks down renowned biochemist Phoebe Quillum, never imagining the beautiful scientist will be the mate he’s been seeking for centuries. But no sooner do they meet then Phoebe and Dylan are besieged by an obsessive, overpowering sexual desire.Their passion turns to something truer—and they know in their souls and bodies that they’re in too deep to get out. And when Phoebe is kidnapped by Dylan’s oldest enemy, he must risk everything to reclaim the only woman he’s ever loved, or his clan will be wiped out forever.

Dragon Down Under

Angela Castle - 2011
    His only chance for survival is to find a remote, warm dry place to live, as both man and dragon.Deeply in debt, Terrie Holbrook has no choice but to sell her family’s remote cattle station in the far North of Australia, and a mysterious buyer saves the property from falling into the hands of a mining company. The overwhelming attraction between them has Terrie on the run and one large blue dragon on the chase. Things take a violent turn when the mining company owner comes after what lies beneath their land. They discover an ancient puzzle, dating back to time of gods and men.When Terrie is threatened, Kaden must do whatever it takes to save his one true mate—and the world—from the hands of a mad man.

Blind Wolf

Aubrey Rose - 2013
    She's a curvy girl with no money, no education, and no way out of the town she works in as a library assistant... until Damien shows up. He's just like the prince charming Julia always imagined would sweep her off of her feet. There are just a few things standing in the way of true happiness: he's blind, he's dating someone, and he's WAY out of her league.Oh, and he's a werewolf.Damien lost his eyes two years ago in a wolf battle. Ever since then, the straggler pack of disabled wolves he leads has been searching for a place to call home. One house seems like the perfect choice, but Damien realizes too late that the person who lives there is the girl he met at the library. The human girl. Damien is torn between loyalty to his pack and raw lusting desire for the girl who haunts his dreams day and night. She's a human. How could she be his true mate?From NYTimes and USA Today Bestselling author Aubrey Rose comes a new shifter book that's as wild and hot as anything. This werewolf shifter BBW romance novella is 25,000 words long, has some naughty language, and a lot of naughty sex. Be warned!

The Alpha Dragon's Secret

Brittany White - 2019
    But he ended up destroying my life instead. I was laser-focused on becoming the best surfer. It’s why I lived in Kahului. Then four dragon shifters appeared out of nowhere. And turned my world upside down. I couldn’t stop thinking about one of them. Daegal Kingsford He was a prince. Destined to save the world. He claimed to be my soul mate and I let him take control of me. Little did I know that he’d get me pregnant. And then disappear. I had to keep our baby a secret from him. But I’m worried that once the king of dragons returns, He’ll want his family back. And he will not take no for an answer. Note: Adults Only. No cheating!

A Night Away

Carrie Ann Ryan - 2012
    They’ve been through mating circles, battles, loss, misunderstandings, and finally, the birth of their son, Finn. The world is in turmoil around them as the Redwoods engage in war with the Centrals. But for Kade and Melanie, the turmoil is also happening at home. The responsibility of a restless baby and their Pack has taken a toll and they need a break. Not from each other. But from their Pack. Just for a night. Kade takes Mel away for a romantic getaway and leaves Uncle Maddox alone with baby Finn. The Omega of the Redwood Pack may be adept at emotions but the idea of a baby may be beyond his immense capabilities. Author’s Note: This is a novella set between books 3 and 4 to give you a taste of Mel and Kade. It is best that you have already immersed yourselves in the Redwood Pack world, however even new readers will enjoy a glimpse of one of the Redwood’s favorite couples.

Winged Solution

Roxanne Witherell - 2018
    Burn me twice...shame on me.Braelynn Summers had one experience with a shifter and it left her in a coma for three weeks, waking up a sex crazed freak. After three years of living in pain she does the one thing she never expected to do, give in and look to a shifter to satisfy her intense sexual urges. Time is running out for Ronan Styles. As a Pegasus shifter, he has until his 38th birthday to find his mate or he will lose his wings and become nothing more than a stallion. He turns to Gerri Wilder and the PDA. Ronan expected to find his mate and continue on with life. He didn’t expect his mate to have a prejudice against shifters. Can Braelynn move beyond her prejudice and embrace life with Ronan? Or will her past and his secret be their downfall?