With Christmas just around the corner, Marcie Roper is about to get an unexpected gift—a sensual kiss from a complete stranger! Millionaire playboy Chance Fowler had only been trying to escape the press, but he couldn't forget the taste of the woman he kissed, even after she ran off. Now he wants to find her again. And when Marcie recognizes the man who kissed her in the newspaper, she can't believe what she's gotten herself into!
“So you've finally decided to come back to this country, Lily,” Alex says in a cold tone. I think he still hasn't forgiven me... Eighteen months ago, Lily fell in love with the prince of the Sapphiros kingdom in the Diamond Isles. After a mysterious disappearance, she finally braves the criticism she faces and returns to the island to rescue her son, Michales, who was taken from her at birth and is poised to be the new heir to the kingdom. “This is all wrong?that baby belongs to Alex and me!”
Holly's on a vacation at the cottage left to her by her grandparents. While she's settling in, a strange man barges in and insists that the cottage is his property?and that she'd better get out! He's the local landowner, Calum...and he kisses her as her punishment. Holly refuses to leave, determined to prove that she's the rightful owner of the cottage. Although she already has a man, she finds herself falling for Calum. But he hates women...!
As revenge for wounding his pride, he just wants to use me as his plaything... When Ella's sister and her husband die in an accident, Ella is reunited with Greek businessman Aristandros, who is given guardianship of the daughter they left behind. A man who she had once promised to marry. His beautiful black hair and chiseled features are the same, but his cold eyes are more striking than ever. When Ella works up the nerve to ask to have access to her niece, Aristandros presents her with an unbelievable proposal. "If you become my mistress in Greece, we can discuss an arrangement."
As a member of the famous Balfour family, Sophie grew up surrounded by her gorgeous sisters and the paparazzi. ?Being the only plain sister in the beautiful family, she became increasingly withdrawn, and she allowed her looks and her personality to become duller and duller. ?But her new employer, Marco Speranza, immediately notices the voluptuous, beautiful body that she's always trying to cover up. ?He knows that making this unfeminine woman his girlfriend isn't possible, but maybe they could have a fling...? ?Sophie hesitates in the face of the tycoon's advances, especially since he's never known love.
Being torn apart from his first love, Alex, a housekeeper's son, fell in love with his boss's daughter, Rebecca. Because of that, he and his whole family felt her father's wrath when they were fired. To protect his family and his younger sister, who was still only a child, he did whatever it took and became rather successful. He now had a mansion that rivaled Rebecca's father's. However, no matter how rich he got, he couldn't forget the shame and powerlessness he felt that day. Now a cruel millionaire himself, he comes face-to-face again with Rebecca to get his revenge...
After an interview for a position as a personal assistant, Emma shrugs and wonders if she has any choice but to end up on the streets. She needs a way to take care of her ailing father’s debt and the bills for his assisted-living facility, but it doesn’t look as if she’s going to get hired this time. Returning home defeated, she runs into the CEO, Luca, on her way out. He’s a true enemy of women, the type who can’t resist whispering sweet nothings to every woman he sees, and he invites Emma to go to Paris with him that night. Emma curtly turns down his advances and closes the elevator door. However, her interviewer is impressed by how Emma handles the situation, and decides to make her a job offer after all. To think that her employment hinges on her ability to rebuff the advances of a playboy like Luca—will she be able to keep it up?
On a cold, rainy night Lily Morgan waited for the man she loved but he never came. She didn't see Nico Cavelli again, until two years later when she's mistakenly arrested in his country. Finding her in jail isn't the only surprise waiting for Nico. He decides to break off his arranged engagement in order to marry her after finding out she had kept the secret of their son from him. Lily gets to marry the man she fell in love with, but is he the same man he used to be? Is Nico really ready to have a family to love?
One stormy night Regina “Reggie” Barrington received a call from a mysterious stranger named Severo Cardenosa, who demanded she reappear in South America to keep up her end of a bargain. Having no idea what he’s talking about, Reggie confronts her sister, Bella, who had been in South America the previous month. It turns out that Bella promised Severo she’d play the part of his fiancée to ease his ill grandfather's mind about his future. Bella ran away from her responsibility, and now Reggie feels compelled to take her place. Reggie is in love with someone else, so when she meets Severo she is not impressed. Will love blossom between the two? Can Reggie look past her misconceptions to see Severo for who he is?
Nicholas arrives at party with anything but fun on his mind, having been served divorce papers earlier in the day. When Danielle finds him more entertaining than the rest of the crowd, the two escape for a night of passion. But when he dismisses Danielle with a stack of money instead of breakfast in bed, she leaves in shame and anger and goes about her life full of resentment, unable to forget that night. Seven years later, Nicholas comes to her once again, paying for a different set of services. Will Danielle's pride be bought yet again?
Sara Fleet has a new job as personal assistant to tycoon Luke Holloway. Luke has a reputation as a rampant playboy, but that doesn't stop Sara from being irresistibly attracted to him. But when the two of them take a business trip over the weekend, they end up with only one hotel room! Is Luke going to make a move?
Gina and Marie have gone to the Bahamas after winning tickets from work! Marie's looking for a man to pay her way through life, taking her out of her job, but Gina's just in a rush to get home. When she escapes from an island party by stealing a boat, she crashes on the shores of land belonging to noted romance writer Ryan Barras. Will she become the inspiration for his next book, or is he the villain of her story?
In the darkness of her bedroom, an unknown intruder steals a kiss from Elena's lips. She initially yields to an experience unlike any otherbefore she pushes away her assailant, an Italian count named Angelo. A tremendous flirt she had met earlier that day at a party, he lives in a glamorous world completely unlike her own. It seems he expected to rendezvous with Elena's cousin, but mistook their bedrooms...however, their kiss was witnessed by others, and to prevent a scandal, the count's grandmother orders them to be betrothed!
When a business deal to save Vivian's company goes south, she quickly becomes the drugged captive of Nicholas Rose... or is it Nicholas Thorne? She doesn't know if she’s dealing with the sweet or sinister side of this pirate businessman, or if she was even his intended target. Is a disastrous car ride years ago the source of his vendetta, or has her beauty made her a target?
Alyssa becomes the wife of a Russian oil tycoon who seeks a temporary wife in exchange for a large sum of money. Although doubtful that she can go through with marrying a stranger, she must alleviate her mother's financial troubles. She will soon move to a country where she can't speak the language and will be the wife of a man who will constantly be unfaithful. Her husband is a famous playboy who says, with pride, that he's never fallen in love with a woman. Just as Alyssa finally decides to give her virginity to him, she discovers a shocking new secret in their marriage contract...
Micah Scott was working at his bar one night when he noticed lone Sherry Nyland had been nursing the same glass of wine for hours. At closing time, Micah had to ask Sherry to leave, so she headed out on her own. Later, Micah sees Sherry walking down the deserted street by herself, and he finds out that she no longer has a place to live. He invites her to stay with him and his mother, that way Sherry has a place to stay and can look after his aging mother, as well. Sherry soon receives a call from her father demanding she return home. Sherry doesn’t want to marry the creepy man her father’s chosen for her, so she and Micah get hitched for her protection. Micah’s protective impulses have Sherry falling for him, but her father may still get in the way of their budding love.
Ophelia's late grandmother had long held a grudge against the Metaxis family, and according to her will, Ophelia must marry Greek tycoon Lysander Metaxis to receive her inheritance. Her grandmother had known Lysander's one weakness, and had used it to force him into the marriage—all in the hopes of smearing the Metaxis family name. Ophelia had fallen for Lysander the moment she’d seen his unyielding bronze eyes—but now those eyes are lit with the flames of anger, and she has no choice but to accept his begrudging proposal!
Regan needed something to help her get her life back on track, and that something turns out to be a one-night stand with a stranger. Afterwards, she moves on with her life and settles some unfinished business with a new sense of confidence. While doing so, however, she bumps into the very man she slept with, Joshua Wade. Regan is there to help plan his wedding, but Joshua thinks she’s out to ruin his plans. And yet, he can’t help but be seduced by her. Joshua’s wedding was always a matter of obligation, not love. But despite Regan and Joshua’s growing connection, his sense of honor means they can’t be together. Will they find a way around this obstacle?
Aleksi is the dashing president of a high-end brand; he works hard and lives his life as a playboy. Kate was selected to be his secretary because he thought it would be safe to work with her since she's a little big and not the sharpest one. Knowing this, Kate's kept her secret crush on Aleksi for five long years. One day, Aleksi is involved in a car accident. While Aleksi is away in recovery, his coldhearted mother schemes to take over the company. To fight back against his mother, Aleksi decides to pretend to be engaged to Kate to counter his bad reputation!
Interior designer Tamsin, by the bane of her own beauty, is mistaken to be aiming for a seat as the wife of the Earl of Grainger. While there is nothing but amity between the two, the earl's dear friend Bruno plots to tear the two apart. Bruno approaches Tamsin with his debonair charm and quickly leads her, naked, into his bed. Little does she know that it's merely a trap to show the earl how loose of a woman Tamsin really is!
Quinn Sullivan, a cold businessman who wants to exact revenge on the Murray Oil Company CEO, takes over the company and orders the youngest daughter to marry him. Her older sister, Kira, is the only person who can protect her and goes face-to-face against the man with the long-standing grudge against her father. Kira confronts Quinn, begging that he let her sister go, but then finds herself thoroughly stunned when he changes his plan. “For your sister’s freedom, would you be willing to take her place?”
During her first Season, Tilda found her first love…or at least she thought she had. She’s deeply hurt when the man she fell for proceeds to throw abusive words at her. Seven years have passed since then, and as a chaperone Tilda attends a party hosted by the duke who has proposed to her cousin. The moment Tilda sees the duke’s face, she grows pale. It’s the man you hurt her all those years ago!
Karli and Jenna are half sisters, and their mom is rock legend Nicole Razor, who just passed away. In a rush to be by her bedside, they've ended up at a train station in Barinya Downs, a place with just one solitary house in the distance. While they wait for the next train, they find themselves guests of Riley Jackson, an unassuming cowboy who's exiled himself and is doing the jobs nobody else wants. Can the daughters of rock royalty harmonize with the country song in this cowpoke's heart?
【Free Comic!】"Darling, you're the only one for me!" With these words, the stranger sitting next to Lea saved her from her blind date's boorish advances. The luckless Lea is drawn to the man's quick thinking, hoping that with his help she might finally be able to find a man worthy of marriage... And so Lea starts planning "Operation Marriage."
Amber has a crush on her boss, Bradley, the wealthy son of a family who owns an oil company. He seems so far above her and they haven't even spoken once, but for Amber it was love at first sight. One day there's an emergency and Bradley asks Amber to drive him to the hospital. His grandmother, the chairman of the board, is in critical condition. Amber waits for him in the hospital corridor, and when he emerges from the ICU his face is pale, and he asks her, "For my grandmother's sake, will you be my fianc?e?"
This volume contains the two stories of “The Rich Man's Mistress” and “Facing Up to Fatherhood.” Miranda is the daughter of a wealthy family, and is accustomed to getting everything she wants. Then one day, while on a ski trip with her friends, she gets stranded by a blizzard. Desperate for help, Miranda manages to find shelter in a nearby cabin in the woods. It turns out to be the home of an overpowering, handsome man, who doesn’t have any intentions of obeying Miranda’s bossy attitude. All it takes is a little isolation in the woods with this handsome stranger for Miranda’s life to change forever. Tina is a fierce and determined actress who recently lost her dearest friend, Sarah, due to a terrible accident. That means it’s up to Tina to care for Sarah’s newborn baby girl, Bonnie, and to find her birth father so that she can give Bonnie the one thing Sarah couldn’t: a family.
Anna's nineteen, and she's had an unrequited love for Evan for two years. But the thirty-four-year-old Evan treats her like a child and doesn't respond to her attempts. Even that wouldn't make Anna give up on him, though, until one day when Evan comes to a party with his former lover! "Am I really that much of a bother to him?" Anna makes the decision to cut herself off from him. But, noticing how her attitude has changed, now Evan is the one with his heart in turmoil!
A few days away from Christmas. Evie, evicted from her home, falls asleep in a suite at the hotel she works at as a cleaner. Her boss told her she could use the room as a special treat. At dawn, she awakes to the feeling of sweet lips, and sees an extremely sexy man before her eyes. Just then, a camera flash goes off, and a paparazzo runs away. What just happened? When she takes a good look at the still-upset man, he turns out to be the hotel's owner, Rio. He is worried about the trap, and asks several things of Evie. Then he declares, “I will announce my engagement to you.”
A hot TV star has come to visit Clare’s hometown! The entire place is excited to welcome Matt Sheffield, who plays the doctor and hero of a popular hospital drama series. Despite the festive mood everyone else is in, Clare is feeling blue. Matt is undoubtedly a very attractive man, and she can’t take her eyes off him. But she mustn’t get pulled in! He reminds her too much of an ex who hurt her badly… Yet she can’t avoid him after she’s assigned a seat right next to him at the ball and he asks her if they can spend some time together!
Samantha has long been feeling the effects of her husband Johann’s gambling addiction. He’d almost lost everything they had, and now, he’s even bet Samantha! When a man named Cristiano appears after winning Johann’s last bet, Samantha’s husband disappears, and she’s forced to give in to the man who bested him. But when she and her daughter, Gabby, suddenly run away to the orphanage Samantha grew up in, they discover that even that won’t keep Cristiano from pursuing his winnings!
Jack Riley can’t stand his boss Madeleine Langston, the Ice Queen. And yet, he can’t help but want her, too. Jack has tried avoiding her, even ignoring an invitation to her party. On his way home the night of the party, he saves a tailor from being mugged. As thanks, the tailor transforms him into a sophisticated young man. Jack’s transformation is so extreme that Madeleine doesn’t even recognize him. For one night they both get what they want, but Jack rushes off the next morning before his identity is revealed. After returning to his normal work life, he discovers that the youth center where he volunteers is about to close down…and Madeleine’s to blame!
In her seventeenth summer, Tabby fell in love. Tabby and Christien swore their love for each other, but their relationship ended with a nightmare that tore their families apart. Four years later, the two unexpectedly reunite. Tabby has inherited a cottage on Christien’s family land, and suddenly, he appears demanding that she sell the cottage to him and leave. But Tabby desperately needs a home...for her and her son. This is the first book of Lynne Graham's popular miniseries!
When Terri lost her brother in the war, it was his best friend and her longtime crush Buck Morgan who offered her a job. For ten years she worked as Buck’s assistant, hoping their professional relationship would turn to romance. When the moment came, Buck was under the influence of his migraine medication. Maybe he doesn’t remember that they slept together. Wondering how she can get Buck to look at her as a woman, Terri is now lost in despair. What she doesn’t know yet is that Buck has one of her earrings, which she lost at the time of their lovemaking…
After being falsely accused of crimes her backstabbing lover committed, Rose can no longer trust men. Even when her best friend's brother, Leo, shows up, she is quick to turn him down. Leo comes from a prominent family of lawyers, and Leo is determined to make it as a lawyer himself. Rose, on the other hand, owns a secondhand clothing store and prefers a lifestyle that is far from the ordinary. Leo’s charms aside, there should be no chance of the two hitting it off. So why is it that each time they come into contact, they find themselves increasingly drawn to each other?
Cara lost her brother and his girlfriend, Allegra, in an accident. Even though her brother abused her and took the money she earned after her parents’ deaths, she’s devastated to lose her only family member. The night before she leaves for her hometown of Dublin, in hopes to start a new life, a man approaches her at the bar where she works. He’s gorgeous with dark hair and olive skin. She’s never had a boyfriend before, but she decides to have a passionate one-night stand on her last night in London. The next morning, Vicenzo tells her in a cold voice, “I’m Allegra’s brother. I slept with you for revenge.”
It’s only seven weeks until secretary Tessa’s dream wedding. But her dream is about to be shattered. She arrives home to find her fiancé in bed with another woman… She decides the only thing to do is to dive into her work when she is called on by management. The managing director’s personal assistant has been hospitalized so they need her to accompany him to a crucial business conference. But what does handsome business mogul Blaize Carragan, the man of every woman’s dreams, want with her?
Shari is in love with her brother’s friend Garrett. She’s had romantic feelings for him since high school, but he’s from an upper-class family. She’s a waitress at a coffee shop, and even though they both live in New York, they live in very different worlds. When she finds out that Garrett is going to be auctioned at a charity party, she decides to take her chance. I’m going to spend my entire savings and win the auction, disguised as a mysterious woman in red! She succeeds and spends the night with him, but the next day...
Five years ago, nineteen-year-old Kate nearly drowned in the ocean when she was saved by a handsome man named Jack. She fell in love with the man who kindly looked after her, and she thought he felt the same way until she learned that he was her sister’s former boyfriend, the same man who drove her to suicide. Their fleeting love quickly turned to hatred. Now Jack, having become a prominent surgeon, has once again appeared before her eyes. Experiencing the same feelings as on that fateful day, Kate is disturbed. Their two paths were never supposed to cross again…
Bella finds herself at F1 racing king Gabriel Danti’s house after accepting a friend’s party invitation. The beautiful scenery on the outskirts of London can’t compete with the noise of the party, though. And she can’t find Gabriel, the beloved international celebrity, either! But while looking for a bathroom, lo and behold she finds the gorgeous man tucked away in the house. He woos her and, her head in the clouds, Bella goes to bed with him. Never thinking it might be the last time they ever speak...…
Eugenia of the former Duchy of Karlenburgh, who goes by Gina, finds herself pregnant with Ambassador Jack Mason’s child. However, the carefree and pleasure-seeking Gina isn’t interested in marrying this potential presidential candidate. She doesn’t even want to consider whether or not he actually loves her. Overwhelmed by the consequences of her wild weekend with Jack, Gina decides to become a single mother. But this plan is complicated by her growing inability to control her desire to be intimate with Jack…and then she begins to consider how he might truly feel about her. In reality, she loves Jack as much as she loves the child she’s carrying, but she won’t marry for the wrong reasons!
I never knew this could happen from just one kiss. When Kallie was seventeen, she kissed Alexandros, not knowing that he had a fiancée. The engagement was broken off, and his life changed forever. Seven years later, Kallie is reunited with Alexandros, now a Greek shipping magnate. She was never able to forget him, so her heart beats wildly at their reunion. However, he only has one desire in his heart after being reunited with the now-stunning Kallie: I will enjoy all of it—her and getting my revenge...
When Carol turned twenty years old, Damon, a handsome lawyer brimming with mature charm, appeared in front of her. He told her that her grandfather had passed away and a huge inheritance was left to her. From that day, Carol's life changed completely—she had become a young heiress. Damon helped Carol, who was in utter confusion. She’s been attracted to him since the day they met and her feelings for him are only growing stronger. She assumed hers was an unrequited love until he stole a kiss…
Starlet Bella is recognizing her family legacy on screen in her newest film, Honor. It may be a bit of a fiction, as her family’s given her tons of trouble in recent years, and to complicate thinks further, the production is being helmed by her grandmother, who’s dying of cancer. A quick retreat to a fancy hotel has led to her being hounded by paparazzi, but perhaps the hotel’s owner and operator can help.
Pia was invited to the palace three years ago. It was to attend the wedding banquet of her close friend Jennifer and the crown prince San Rimini. Everyone dressed up, and everything including the building she saw there was like a dazzling dream. Prince Federico, the younger brother of the crown prince, whom people called Prince Perfect, was also beautiful to look at. As Pia visits the palace again to see Jennifer, who is now pregnant, she wonders if Prince Federico will even recognize such a commoner as she. When they meet she is surprised to hear the prince say to her, "Oh, I remember you. You are that rude girl."
Photojournalist Lucas Stratten reminds himself that he needs to do this sleazy tabloid job if he wants to earn the money for his upcoming research trip to Africa. That’s why, at a ski resort in Vermont, he’s tailing a billionaire’s daughter, the beautiful Alexandra Beck, who disappeared from New York before her upcoming wedding. Her beauty is beyond even the rumors. While absorbed in taking her photos, he never imagines that he'’ll get stuck alone in a mountain lodge with her!
After one little slip of the tongue, Tiffany finds herself in quite the bind. A rumor spreads that she is engaged to Ben Maxwell, an airline captain. In order to avoid losing face, Ben suggests they play along and pretend to actually be engaged. Soon that isn't enough—they have to officially get married, even if it's only temporary. During this whole ordeal, Tiffany feels a whirlwind of emotions—guilt for having a rumor go so out of hand, frustration while having to deal with Ben’s constant judgmental remarks, and eventually a strange attraction to him, as well. But their marriage is nothing but a ploy to save Ben’s image and salvage his pride...or is it? Could that really be all it meant to him?
Emily has fallen into a pit of distrust after being betrayed by her lover, and even a business trip to Italy can’t seem to raise her spirits. But on her trip she runs into a man named Giovanni in a small shop, a handsome man beaming with geniality. And after their encounter, the two can’t seem to stop running into one another. Could this be…destiny? No! Emily was betrayed once before, and everyone knows men can be frivolous and fickle. Yet no matter how far Emily tries to get from Giovanni, something seems to keep bringing them together.
Ten years ago, Gabe left Emily in the middle of their honeymoon, abandoning her for a new job. Now, just when Emily has finally started to forget about him, a letter from Gabe arrives at her office without warning! She refuses to meet with him at first, but when he gets involved with her work, she has no choice. Upon learning that Emily is fed up with marriage but still wants a child and is looking for a sperm donor, Gabe comes up with an unbelievable suggestion…and asks Emily to have his baby!
Single mother Carrie has been sick for a while, and now her child has been taken away from her by the Child Protection Services. At a loss, she thinks of her son’s father, Dominic Savage. She fell in love with him eight years ago, but she left him after learning that he had a fianc?e. She believed she was just a plaything to him. But she has no choice but to rely on his wealth and power now. In desperation, she visits Dominic and is taken aback by his proposition. He says he wants her to live with him…in the same house with his wife!
Julia is astonished to run into Sheikh Kaden of Burquat at a party. She'd first met Kaden when she was twenty years old and he was still the crown prince. They fell in love instantly. But one day, all of a sudden, he said something to alienate her and then coldly bid her farewell. Soon after, the news of his marriage completely broke her heart. It was only me who thought we were in love… Unbearably hurt by those bitter memories, Julia dashes out of the party, but can't escape her destiny.
"Me, marry Nik? Impossible!" He’s a playboy. Why would he ever choose chubby, shameful me? Nik agreed to marry Prudence, heir to a wealthy family, in order to save his family's business. But they've been married for eight years, and never consummated the relationship—even though it's said that Nik has lovers in three different countries! Prudence can't take it anymore. She wants a child and a loving family. When she asks Nik for a divorce, he makes a proposal she never saw coming: he wants a trial marriage with her, and this time it will be real.
A revealing dress, glitter in my hair and cheap lipstick… This isn’t me! My name is Sophie and I was born into a wealthy home. Now I work at a shoe boutique during the day…and just started an escort job at night where I’m supposed to have dinner with wealthy men. But one night, while I was with a client in a sleazy bar, I ran into the last person I’d possibly want to see! “What are you doing here?” Nikos Kazandros. We met four years ago when Nikos was my father’s client and we fell in love, but now he’s just the man who took everything from me.
This bundle contains: "The Prince's Housekeeper Bride", "Prince Incognito", "INNOCENT SECRETARY, ACCIDENTALLY PREGNANT", and "BOUGHT BY THE BILLIONAIRE PRINCE". Alysa is selected to be Prince Benito's maid while he is visiting from the neighboring country of Niroli. To Alysa, the young, beautiful and popular prince is someone beyond her reach and she is too shy to even look him in the eye. But one day, while cleaning the bathroom, Alysa finds a lipstick that the prince's girlfriend has left behind. The lipstick looks glamorous to the naive Alysa, who has never even put on makeup before, so she faces the mirror to apply it. But Prince Benito, who has seen everything, suddenly appears…!
After Libby's husband died, her in-laws did the unspeakable. For six years Libby was denied access to her own son, but this unsettling reality she's been living in is about to change. Even her brother-in-law Romano's brash words and utter contempt for her isn't going to stop Libby from seizing this chance to finally see her son. But what's Libby going to do when she finds out that Romano wants more from her than just her time?
Tess Monahan grew up surrounded and protected by her five brothers, and her current life has nothing to do with romance. Still, when she almost collapses on stage while being awarded the “Teacher of the Year” award at the school where she teaches, a coworker speculates that she must be pregnant. The rumor about her pregnancy spreads through town like wildfire even though she’s still a virgin! Her first love, Will, believes the rumor and offers a gentle, helping hand. But the way he looks at her has changed, and he’s stopped treating her like a child.
On a cold winter day, as Marianne is serenading passersby on her usual street corner, she's approached by a wealthy-looking man who asks if she'd care to work as a live-in housekeeper at his home. Flashing striking blue eyes and brimming with the refined charm of a gentleman, the man introduces himself as Eduardo. In order to repay him for his generosity, Marianne pours everything into work. But as they continue to live together, she catches a glimpse into the solitude Eduardo harbors in his soul. Though she knows he is only treating her with sympathy, Marianne can't help but yearn to reach out to her boss's lonesome heart.
Joanne has grown up quietly in the shadow of her mother, a dazzlingly beautiful actress named Clea Thorpe. Jeb Norris once duelled Joanne’s father in an effort to win Clea, and now his son Ben has shown up at one of Clea’s parties. When he catches Joanne’s attention, Ben shows her a chilly smile…why really has he come?
The true identity of Lisa, who is volunteering in the interior of Africa, is that of the Princess of Ohlemann. The rebellious royal has come to Africa to make something of herself. In the wake of a village attack by a terrorist group, Nick, a special unit-soldier, saves her. Acting as her lover, Nick helps her escape, then suddenly gives her a passionate kiss. Despite her outrage over his audaciousness, her heart flutters for the first time in her life. But she knows that waiting for her at home is an arranged wedding with the prince of a neighboring country, a prince that she has met only once as a child…
Lucy is secretary to Aristoteles, the CEO of a worldwide trading company. A playboy whose relationships with women never last long, he always ends them with an expensive gift before breaking up. He even has Lucy arrange this as part of her job. However, one rainy day, he sees Lucy changing her clothes, and their relationship begins to change. “You were hiding such charm beneath your plain clothes,” he whispers sweetly in her ear, pushing her onto a desk and kissing her passionately. And now, the two of them are to leave together on a business trip to Athens…?