His secretary's secret…
Claudia Bradford has a secret: she's head-over-heels in love with the most unsuitable man possible—her boss, gorgeous sheikh Samir Al-Hamri. And he's taking her on a business trip to his desert home.
Her boss's desert proposal?
Samir knows his sensible assistant is captivated by the exotic sights of Tazzatine. In his desert oasis, he sees Claudia in a new light. Spirited and fun, she makes him feel alive. But Samir's always vowed to only marry for duty.…
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SHE COULDN'T SAY NO TO THE SHEIK!
Marry, his family said, and even powerful Sheik Ben Ali could not deny his duty. So he quickly dispatched his able assistant, Emily Claybourne, to seek him out a bride—and discovered that the devoted Emily would more than do….
Emily was perfect—plan, pragmatic—just the kind of woman the proud sheik could keep under his thumb. But the ruggedly handsome groom never expected his innocent bride to get under his skin! It seemed just moments after he'd said "I do," he saw a new emotion shining in Emily's sweet eyes—one that soothed him, tamed him…and threatened to win his warring heart!
Though Tarik's domineering w weddings were Carolyn's business, and she was just the woman to teach Tarik how to accept love…as a lifelong commitment.
Olivia and Jack were the perfect couple—it was clear from the start they were meant for each other…
Now, five years on, their fairy-tale wedding is a distant memory and their marriage seems to be almost over.
But Jack's never stopped loving Olivia, and has planned for them to spend the summer on the beautiful Greek island where they first met.
It's the perfect place to fall in love…the pretty villages, the gently lapping waves on miles of endless golden sand. But is it enough to help Jack and Olivia overcome their past and reunite…forever?
Inheriting a Sicilian vineyard and tumbledown farmhouse is Isabel Morrison's chance to start again. A graduate of the school of hard knocks, she's determined to stand on her own two feet.
Local vintner Dario Montessori wants Isabel's land. It once belonged to his family and he blames himself for losing it. He'll do anything to claim his vineyard—and only a stubborn redhead stands in his way….
Honor kept Rafik from taking advantage of the drowsy beauty in his care. But now desperation had him making an even bolder request—that she pose as his fiancée! Only until he convinced his marriage-minded parents that he was better off a bachelor. Or until the pretty Miss Sheridan found her way into his hard heart…
Jane Atwood has loved Alex Woods for years. His upcoming wedding to her best friend -- the Greek- American beauty Sofia Leonakis -- doesn't make it any easier. Nor does the Greek island setting (is there a more romantic place on earth?) or her status as maid of honor. But when Sofia and Alex have a huge fight five nights before the wedding, Sofia runs off with a mystery man and all bets are off.
Thrown together in search of the errant bride, Jane and Alex go island-hopping. Jane tries hard to keep the "honor" in maid of honor, but her attraction to Alex deepens like a Mediterranean tan. Soon, Alex sees that she's not the plain Jane he thought she was -- and that she may be his one true love. Only on the wedding day will Jane discover whether Alex is ready to say "I do" -- and to whom!
A Bon Voyage romance!
Desperate to turn her life around, nurse Amanda Reston swore off big-city E.R.'s and powerful, deceptive men. Surely working private duty in placid Pine Grove would provide peace of mind....
Alas, Amanda's first patient proved impossible-impossibly handsome, impossibly rich and impossibly impatient to recover from his skiing injuries. Difficult, demanding, yet maddeningly attractive, Sheik Rahman Harun imperiously installed Amanda in his posh ski villa-and seductively insinuated his way into her heart. Yet Rahman was royalty...while all Amanda had to offer was TLC. When he had recovered, would Rahman leave her with a broken heart or would he take a chance on the love of a lifetime?
En aquella fiesta de Navidad en la oficina ocurrió lo impensable. Después de tres años de intachable profesionalidad, Claudia Madison cayó en los brazos de su jefe, Joe Callaway, un hombre rico, encantador y con fama de conquistador. Pero lo más sorprendente fue que quedó embarazada.
Por supuesto, Claudia dejó el empleo inmediatamente; pero, para su sorpresa, Joe fue en su busca para pedirle que continuara siendo su mano derecha... y que además se convirtiera en su esposa. Pero, ¿cómo podría aceptar un matrimonio sin amor... queriendo a aquel hombre como lo quería?
Un matrimonio imposible_x005F_x000D_
Después de compartir un baile lento y erótico con un jeque de verdad, lo último que Rose se esperaba al volver al trabajo el lunes era un encargo del príncipe Khalim del reino de Maraban... Aquel jeque se llevó a Rose a un palacio en el desierto en su jet privado, y allí la trató como a una princesa y no como a una empleada. Sin embargo, ella sabía que nunca podría ser una princesa de verdad. Khalim tenía que casarse con la mujer adecuada y vivir cumpliendo con su deber de rey. Pero ahora se necesitaban el uno al otro, sin poder evitarlo. Todo lo que ella podía hacer era rendirse al jeque. ¿Podría algún día llegar a ser algo más que su amante?_x005F_x000D_
Seducida por un jeque_x005F_x000D_
Anne Sheridan no se habría perdido la boda de su mejor amiga por nada del mundo... pero no podía soportar todas aquellas flores. Después de tomar demasiados antihistamínicos, acabó en los brazos del irresistible jeque Rafik Harun, que trataba de ayudarla a recuperarse de la alergia... Su honor le había impedido aprovechar la ocasión para seducir a aquella irresistible belleza, pero la desesperación había hecho que Rafik le acabara pidiendo algo aún más atrevido: que se hiciera pasar por su prometida hasta que convenciera a sus tradicionales padres de que él no estaba hecho para el matrimonio... O hasta que la hermosa señorita Sheridan consiguiera hacerse un hueco en su corazón.
She was pregnant, alone—and achingly beautiful. So what could an honorable cowboy like Zach Calhoun do but offer her a job while she waited for her baby to be born?
He was a loner—and irresistibly sexy. So why would Mallory Phillips, a woman who had sworn never to open her heart to a man again, agree to share a home with Zach?
Mallory was a vulnerable mother-to-be who needed a strong, true man like Zach. And the desire that Zach felt for her as he watched her blossom with child was like no other he'd ever felt. But could this brooding cowboy see himself as a future father?
Érase una vez la apasionada Amelia Tucker, que decidió abandonar su ajetreada vida en la ciudad por una casita en mitad del bosque en la que cuidaría de su abuela. Entonces conoció a Brian Wolf, un hombre con sentimientos heridos que había construido una muralla alrededor de su corazón. Amelia sabía que debía respetar la intimidad de Brian, pero sus ojos tristes parecían implorarle que descubriera sus secretos._x005F_x000D_
Amelia era elegante, inteligente y sofisticada… la clase de chica que jamás se conformaría con una tranquila vida en el campo. Así que Brian tendría que utilizar todos los trucos que supiera para hacer que aquella encantadora Caperucita Roja lo siguiera a casa…
FROM THE DESK OF LUC DUMONT,
HEAD OF SECURITY
ST. MICHEL MAY 2002 DAY47
I am this close to discovering the identity of the missing heir to the St. Michel throne! In the meantime, I've noticed the growing affection between the oldest de Bergeron daughter, Lise, and her ex-husband's brother, the dashing Charles Rodin. Word has it that Charles is trying to right his evil sibling's wrong by marrying the pregnant beauty...but this is no ordinary marriage of convenience, as Charles has had unrequited feelings for Lise since the day she joined his blue-blooded family. Question is, once he's proven his devotion to her baby, will she then be willing to give him her heart?