Waterfront Romance: Romance and treachery go hand in hand in this romantic novel of a Coast Guard officer, Eddy, and a civilian, Steve, who vie for the attentions of Kris, a tall, blond Swede who’s a hairy and handsome captain in the Coast Guard.
Morning Aroma: Their mating dance begins as a quadrille in a sidewalk bistro and ends in a tango when Todd, a model for the hair care product company he also owns, meets Justin who becomes his Public Relations account executive.
Preppy Encounter: Take three males: two preppy private school students and one horny twenty-five-year-old, mix in a penthouse condominium, well endowed young men with tight bodies, and you get Preppy Encounters−encounters of the best kind.
Love the Sinner: Two young men, DeWayne and Brad−one black and one white−are basketball players at a strictly religious university, who discover they have a great deal in common; a revelation leading to a sexual epiphany.
Robbie’s Rocket: A homemade rocket launch is the perfect metaphor for Robbie and Kevin’s volatile relationship; rejection, revenge, rebellion, porn, and attraction are the ingredients of an explosive romance.
The Snow Ball: Sex, exploitation, lust, and love come together in the New England all male college preparatory school where Chet and Bryce are roommates when Bryce, fed up with Chet’s exploitative sexual behavior, dances at the Snow Ball with another gay student.
At Your Service
Getting Wet in the Mall
Cruise Ship Trickery
Over the course of their final two undergraduate years Storm initiates Blake into both the dominant and submissive roles of gratifying sex play. The rebellious student triggers a schoolboy crush in Blake, who seeks to emulate his idol. An orgiastic party ensues involving three arrogant students from a nearby prestigious big city university; a cohort of Asian students; and, a group of Latino students including his roommate Jorge, whom he’s already teased by parading around the room naked and showing wood. At the party, Blake comes face to face with his ambivalent feelings. Innate perversity reveals itself in his enjoyment of sexually dominating other students, while his more conventional side seeks a romantic attachment with Storm.
How Dale and Tal, two younger Mid-Atlantic students, help Blake resolve his indecision defines romance in a non-conventional but enlightening fashion. A homophobic minister, challenged by our heroes, supplies the icing on the cake.
Steve absolutely loves his fabulous waterfront penthouse and uses it as a base from which he explores the southwest quadrant of the District of Columbia−an area little known to most tourists and even many long-term district residents. His encyclopedic knowledge of the territory proves to be the deciding factor in a scavenger hunt where he is the only contestant to know about the district’s Titanic Memorial located near the marinas. As a result of winning the contest, he meets Kris, a tall, blond Swede who’s a hairy and handsome captain in the Coast Guard.
Love and lust, romance and treachery go hand in hand on the waterfront. Another Coast Guard officer, Eddy, has the hots for Kris and is determined to get into his tight white uniform pants no matter what despicable tactics he must employ. Steve and Kris are both, each for his own reason, hesitant to enter into a serious relationship until their qualms are quashed on a romantic weekend cruise on the Potomac River. The escapade turns into a nightmare when, upon returning to the marina, Eddy confronts Kris. How can Steve compete with the threat of blackmail in the era of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell?”
When Kasey manipulates James into admitting he’s gay and agreeing to take the artist to a club featuring male strippers, James is even more disoriented. Eventually James develops a fondness for the impulsive youth to the extent he becomes concerned about looking foolish to his friends−afraid to be labeled a “dirty old man,” or “cradle robber.”
In desperation, James takes an extended leave of absence from the museum and travels alone to France. While strolling in Montmartre, he decides to end the troubling relationship; a decision he relates to Kasey upon returning from his trip. The perceptive young man delivers a candid tirade before storming away, leaving James to ponder the wisdom of his actions.
Ben, as he becomes known, has a chance encounter with three trappers at the regional trading post. One of the trio is Caleb−a handsome young redhead with a slightly muscular physique, bronzed curls above his collar, and the suggestion of a beard−who attracts Ben’s attention. Before long Ben’s physical attraction to Caleb−who turns out to be a shifter, a red fox−conflicts with his moral aversion to binding. This reluctance to engage with Caleb emotionally, and thereby risk bonding, is severely tested when Caleb is attacked by several disreputable men who turn out to be wolf shifters, one of whom has his eyes on Caleb’s enticingly plump assets.
escape from the sadistic Alonso’s tyranny in Madrid took him to the sixteenth
century port city of Cadiz where his hopes to rekindle a curtailed affair with
Stefano were rebuffed. Dismayed and
uncertain of his future prospects for sexual satisfaction let alone love, Raul
is astonished when the attractive young Jorge appears at the warehouse. Alonso’s wife, who learned of her husband’s
dalliances with the coquettish Jorge, has banned the lad from Madrid. Because of past hostilities, Raul is leery of Jorge’s intentions,
nevertheless he allowed the newcomer to share his humble quarters and,
ultimately, his bed.
Disaster strikes first when Alonso appears in Cadiz and
Jorge is forced to accept the brute’s sexual advances including a requirement
that he remain apart from Raul, with whom an intimacy had developed. Subsequently, Pedro appears at Raul’s door
and attempts to force Raul into an undesired encounter. Jorge comes to Raul’s aid and becomes Pedro’s
In a final blow to Raul, Alonso arrives at The Wiley Wolf
to take Jorge away. Raul’s existence
becomes pure misery as Alonso removes his illegitimate half-brother from a
position at the family-owned warehouse, forcing the young man to live on the
streets. Raul’s rescue from homelessness
and introduction into new sexual exploits complete the remainder of the third
book in the Spanish Seductions series.
Captured by the white vampires, Blaine endures the loss of his abilities for psychic communication before being sexually assaulted by two young acolytes of The White Prince−Tim and Jorge. Repeated anal and oral assaults threaten Blaine’s ability to withstand the hallucinogenic nature of the vampires’ semen. The ultimate challenge arrives when The White Prince transforms into Ahriman−his ancient identity−in order to complete Blaine’s conversion into a white vampire.
Blaine and Teo are faced with the daunting task of defeating the fiend with leathery white skin, ram’s horns, claws for hands, raptor-like legs with twelve-inch talons, and skin covered with fur wherever pubic hairs once appeared−exhibiting his monstrous shaft thrusting from several inches of fur. Failure would mean certain death for both, or worse for Blaine if Ahriman proceeds with his plans to transform him into a white vampire and force him to execute Teo.
At the hacienda in Madrid, Stefano presents Raul with his first sexual experience. Pedro teaches Raul the rougher aspects of sex. Upon Raul’s removal to Cadiz, Raphael extols the virtues of exchanging sexual favor for currency. The unwelcome return of Jorge, brings Alonso and former paramour Pedro back into Raul’s peaceful existence. When Raul learns of Alonso’s latest sexual depravations, he conspires with several of Raphael’s coterie of young rascals and with Alonso’s wife to ensure the increasingly sadistic nobleman receives his just desserts.
Freed from his half-brother’s clutches, Raul sails to the New World as both an official of the family enterprise and a special envoy from the King of Spain to the territory of Florida. He arrives in Saint Augustine as the capital city restores itself following the attack by Sir Francis Drake in 1586 in which the town was nearly destroyed. After Raul’s cleverly staged wedding to Helene, a slip by a member of Raphael’s newly constituted stable of young men creates a perilous situation and threatens not only Raul’s happiness but also his life. Raul’s lover Paulo and sham wife Helene pit their wits together to resolve the desperate matter in the finale to Spanish Seductions.
Aaron’s transgressions with an Indian brave, as depicted in Soaring with a Hawk, are discovered by Jonas who attempts to extort money from his eldest sibling in exchange for his silence. Aaron and Soaring Hawk turn the tables on Jonas and escape westward.
Dirk, a classmate of Zeke’s with a crush on Aaron is devastated by Aaron’s disappearance. Dirk is thrilled when Zeke acknowledges his existence and the two become friends. Zeke unloads his desperation upon losing his fiancée because of the scandal surrounding Aaron’s indiscretion. Dirk willingly lends his should for Zeke to cry on, until an untimely sexual response in the form of a hard cock pressing into Zeke’s side elicits Zeke’s rejection. In Missing Aaron Jonas shrewdly uses Dirk’s despondency and remorse to achieve sexual domination over the naïve youth. The conflicted and confused motives of the three young pioneers result in Zeke’s abrupt departure for California, leaving Dirk once again feeling forsaken; and under the sway of the malevolent Jonas.
Paradoxically Jonas’ manipulations cause him and Dirk to be exposed as Sodomites and together they flee westward. Dirk abandons the stagecoach and Jonas; then travels into San Francisco alone and on foot with a mission: Seeking Zeke. He enjoys several sexual escapades. One evening, following up on a lead as to Zeke’s whereabouts, Dirk is manhandled by a group of rail workers and about to be assaulted. He is miraculously rescued.
Meanwhile the youngest of the Frontier Brothers, Jason, fights and survives the War Between the States. Returning home he discovers the farm is in ruins and he decides that Starting Over is his best course of action so he leaves to join Zeke in California. What he doesn’t know is that Zeke and Dirk are lovers and man-to-man sex runs rampant on the winery which they own. Jonas had experienced intimacy with other soldiers during the war so he is not repulsed but enthralled by the opportunities presented by the handsome Mexican farm hands and other staff.
The arrival of a mysterious Hispanic going by the single appellation “Carlos” presents Jason with a dilemma. Is he falling out of lust and into love? The establishment of “Los Quartos Amigos” as a wine label marks a true new start for the two remaining brothers and their lovers.
The inauguration of Raul’s new quarters, the rehabilitated former Viceroyalty, presents an opportunity to break the monotony of life in Saint Augustine with an elaborate fancy-dress ball. Stefano’s behavior both before and at the ball is seriously inappropriate for the mores of the colonial city and attracts unwanted attention to Raul and his coterie, including Raphael who has returned to his life of exchanging sexual favors for money.
After Raul’s cleverly staged wedding to Helene, a slip by a member of Raphael’s stable of young men creates a perilous situation and threatens not only Raul’s happiness but also his life. Raul’s lover Paulo and wife Helene pit their wits together to resolve the desperate matter in the climax of the final book in the Spanish Seductions Series.
In spite of initial disinterest in−even revulsion for−the sultan’s seductions, Radu soon succumbed and joined Mehmet in orgiastic romps. The sexually initiated hostage became a regular bedmate for the potentate, a position ultimately terminated by both parties as Radu matured, grew a full beard, and lost interest in the subservience required by the sultan. Radu was rewarded for military victories with the appointment as Governor of Wallachia, in which province the former hostage, fully habituated to the sexual pleasures introduced by the sultan, sought other partners for his carnal exploits.
The arrival of a young and attractive seer. A curly-haired blonde from the Grecian Isles named Ambrogio who was convinced to join Radu in sexual frolics with a pair of Serbian wrestlers. Ambrogio’s curious history, a lengthy narrative inconsistent his youthful experience, as well as the strange behavior of the wrestlers after entering the seer’s service, troubled Radu. His apprehensions increased when, after a night of passion with Ambrogio the seer announced his departure to care for an ill former mentor in eastern Anatolia. Missing Ambrogio, Radu became distressed and was dismayed to learn of a violent revolt in Anatolia and stories of villagers killed by exsanguination and determined to reunite with the attractive young man with whom he had fallen in love.
'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' appears the safest way to go, but Liam finds nothing safe in the Afghan wilds, and comes out to Austin one night, feeling that if death awaits him out here, then he would rather not die as a phony. To his vast surprise, it doesn't seem to make much difference to Austin, and one night he wakes to find his companion spooning with him−and then more.
Liam enjoys the newfound closeness, but wonders what will happen when−if−they get back to base. An alliance in the wilderness is one thing, but could the intrusion of the 'real world' lead to disaster?
In a seedy tavern near the warehouse district, Raul encounters the roguish Raphael, a prostitute and purveyor of younger men to wealthy older men. After a steamy session in Raul’s chambers, Raphael confesses he knows Stefano’s whereabouts and leads Raul to the town home of the banker for whom Stefano serves as general factotum and paramour.
Rebuffed by Stefano, Raul bemoans his fate until Jorge appears at the warehouse where Raul is employed. Alonso’s wife who learned of her husband’s dalliances with the attractive lad has banned Jorge from Madrid. How this unwelcome development plays out leads to the conclusion of the second of five stories in the Spanish Seductions series.
Knowing Greg’s reputation as the most desirable bachelor on the island, Jason readily accepts the position and soon discovers the violent side of his sexy master. After extorting Jason to jerk the fair-haired beauty’s sizeable endowment, Greg uses Jason’s hot mouth and tight ass whenever one of the prudish debutantes refuses to succumb to Greg’s charms. Jason, infatuated with the tall hunk, endures the mistreatment. After all, he gets to have sex with the most attractive person in his limited world, he lives in a mansion, has a good salary, and−well−he’s in love with Greg.
Greg’s marriage changes nothing, as his wife is, euphemistically, ‘a cold fish.’ The wealthy young man’s life takes a drastic downturn, however, when he’s caught sodomizing a young male guest at the family’s Halloween party for staff of the charities they support. Jason’s life also goes down the drain and he finds himself dancing in a gay bar. Greg’s entry into the bar on the arms of his sugar daddy, where he spies his former valet pole dancing, leads to murder.
Bryce convinces himself that Chet really loves him and that the macho soccer player’s sexual exploitations conceal his true feeling as a defense mechanism resulting from internalized homophobia. Not even a concussion accidentally caused by Chet can shake Bryce’s romantic fantasies. As the winter holiday approaches in their senior year, Chet unsuccessfully tries to get into the panties of any cheerleader from a nearby girl's school while Bryce becomes involved with the campus GLBT group and takes on responsibility for decorations at the annual Snow Ball dance between the two schools−harboring romantic notions of being escorted to the event by Chet.
Tension between the two reaches its peak the night of the dance; a tension not alleviated by the eruption of near violence when another gay student, Trevor, asks Bryce to dance a slow number with him. Amid catcalls and treats of bodily harm from the football and soccer team members, Bryce and his friends, including lesbians from the girl’s school, defend their right to dance together. Bryce is stunned by Chet’s reaction to the situation.
Skinny dipping in the pond on Vinny’s family farm was initially the site of the critical error with Ricky, later it was where Vinny became concerned about his body’s attraction to Tom as they skinny dipped, and finally where Vinny hoped to mend the situation with Ricky. His antics at the pond contributed to Vinny’s new designation−the Frisky Farmer.
When Andy gets Tiffany, his current cheerleader conquest, pregnant he turns to Joey for solace. Joey, his confidence buoyed after a romantic night with Keith at a High School newsletter editors’ conference and having accepted his sexuality is no longer the submissive blood brother Andy could take advantage of and asserts himself to Andy’s astonishment. Their friendship is at stake.
NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE
Daunted by the singular tastes and dark secrets of the beautiful, tormented young entrepreneur Christian Grey, Anastasia Steele has broken off their relationship to start a new career with a Seattle publishing house.
But desire for Christian still dominates her every waking thought, and when he proposes a new arrangement, Anastasia cannot resist. They rekindle their searing sensual affair, and Anastasia learns more about the harrowing past of her damaged, driven and demanding Fifty Shades.
While Christian wrestles with his inner demons, Anastasia must confront the anger and envy of the women who came before her, and make the most important decision of her life.
This book is intended for mature audiences.
SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE
When unworldly student Anastasia Steele first encountered the driven and dazzling young entrepreneur Christian Grey it sparked a sensual affair that changed both of their lives irrevocably. Shocked, intrigued, and, ultimately, repelled by Christian’s singular erotic tastes, Ana demands a deeper commitment. Determined to keep her, Christian agrees.
Now, Ana and Christian have it all—love, passion, intimacy, wealth, and a world of possibilities for their future. But Ana knows that loving her Fifty Shades will not be easy, and that being together will pose challenges that neither of them would anticipate. Ana must somehow learn to share Christian’s opulent lifestyle without sacrificing her own identity. And Christian must overcome his compulsion to control as he wrestles with the demons of a tormented past.
Just when it seems that their strength together will eclipse any obstacle, misfortune, malice, and fate conspire to make Ana’s deepest fears turn to reality.
This book is intended for mature audiences.
NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE
When literature student Anastasia Steele goes to interview young entrepreneur Christian Grey, she encounters a man who is beautiful, brilliant, and intimidating. The unworldly, innocent Ana is startled to realize she wants this man and, despite his enigmatic reserve, finds she is desperate to get close to him. Unable to resist Ana’s quiet beauty, wit, and independent spirit, Grey admits he wants her, too—but on his own terms.
Shocked yet thrilled by Grey’s singular erotic tastes, Ana hesitates. For all the trappings of success—his multinational businesses, his vast wealth, his loving family—Grey is a man tormented by demons and consumed by the need to control. When the couple embarks on a daring, passionately physical affair, Ana discovers Christian Grey’s secrets and explores her own dark desires.
This book is intended for mature audiences.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
This bundle includes the following novels:
FIFTY SHADES OF GREY: When college student Anastasia Steele goes to interview young entrepreneur Christian Grey, she encounters a man who is beautiful, brilliant, and intimidating. The unworldly Ana realizes she wants this man, and Grey admits he wants her, too—but on his own terms. When the couple embarks on a daring, passionately physical affair, Ana discovers Christian’s secrets and explores her own desires.
FIFTY SHADES DARKER: Daunted by Christian’s dark secrets and singular tastes, Ana has broken off their relationship to start a new career. But desire for Christian still dominates her every waking thought. They rekindle their searing sensual affair, and while Christian wrestles with his inner demons, Ana is forced to make the most important decision of her life.
FIFTY SHADES FREED: Now, Ana and Christian have it all—love, passion, intimacy, wealth, and a world of possibilities for their future. But Ana knows that loving her Fifty Shades will not be easy, and that being together will pose challenges that neither of them would anticipate. Just when it seems that their strength together will eclipse any obstacle, misfortune, malice, and fate conspire to turn Ana’s deepest fears into reality.
This book is intended for mature audiences.
In Christian's own words, and through his thoughts, reflections, and dreams, E L James offers a fresh perspective on the love story that has enthralled millions of readers around the world.
Christian Grey exercises control in all things; his world is neat, disciplined, and utterly empty—until the day that Anastasia Steele falls into his office, in a tangle of shapely limbs and tumbling brown hair. He tries to forget her, but instead is swept up in a storm of emotion he cannot comprehend and cannot resist. Unlike any woman he has known before, shy, unworldly Ana seems to see right through him—past the business prodigy and the penthouse lifestyle to Christian’s cold, wounded heart.
Will being with Ana dispel the horrors of his childhood that haunt Christian every night? Or will his dark sexual desires, his compulsion to control, and the self-loathing that fills his soul drive this girl away and destroy the fragile hope she offers him?
This book is intended for mature audiences.
With their countries on the brink of war, Damen and his new master, Prince Laurent, must exchange the intrigues of the palace for the sweeping might of the battlefield as they travel to the border to avert a lethal plot.
Forced to hide his identity, Damen finds himself increasingly drawn to the dangerous, charismatic Laurent. But as the fledgling trust between the two men deepens, the truth of secrets from both their pasts is poised to deal them a final devastating blow...
Gideon Cross. As beautiful and flawless on the outside as he was damaged and tormented on the inside. He was a bright, scorching flame that singed me with the darkest of pleasures. I couldn't stay away. I didn't want to. He was my addiction...my every desire...mine.
My past was as violent as his, and I was just as broken. We’d never work. It was too hard, too painful...except when it was perfect. Those moments when the driving hunger and desperate love were the most exquisite insanity.
We were bound by our need. And our passion would take us beyond our limits to the sweetest, sharpest edge of obsession...
Gideon Cross came into my life like lightning in the darkness...
He was beautiful and brilliant, jagged and white-hot. I was drawn to him as I’d never been to anything or anyone in my life. I craved his touch like a drug, even knowing it would weaken me. I was flawed and damaged, and he opened those cracks in me so easily...
Gideon knew. He had demons of his own. And we would become the mirrors that reflected each other’s most private wounds…and desires.
The bonds of his love transformed me, even as I prayed that the torment of our pasts didn’t tear us apart...
Orlando Frederick knows what it is to be leveled by pain. Instead of focusing on his own, he’s made it his mission to help others: sports stars, wounded war vets, survivors of all kinds. But when Dom, a rugged, damaged, sinfully attractive cop, makes his way into Lando’s physical therapy practice, he might be the biggest challenge yet. Lando loved one stubborn man before and barely survived the fallout. He’s not sure he can do it again.
Dominic Voss is a protector. The police badge he wears is not only his job, it’s his identity, so when he’s sidelined because of an injury, the only thing he cares about is getting back on the force. He expects Lando to mend his body, he just doesn’t realize the trainer will also have him working toward a hell of a lot more. As attraction simmers and flares, Dom sees that Lando needs repair of his own...if only the man will let him close enough to mend what's broken.
The new Abby Abernathy is a good girl. She doesn’t drink or swear, and she has the appropriate number of cardigans in her wardrobe. Abby believes she has enough distance from the darkness of her past, but when she arrives at college with her best friend, her path to a new beginning is quickly challenged by Eastern University’s Walking One-Night Stand.
Travis Maddox, lean, cut, and covered in tattoos, is exactly what Abby wants—and needs—to avoid. He spends his nights winning money in a floating fight ring, and his days as the ultimate college campus charmer. Intrigued by Abby’s resistance to his appeal, Travis tricks her into his daily life with a simple bet. If he loses, he must remain abstinent for a month. If Abby loses, she must live in Travis’s apartment for the same amount of time. Either way, Travis has no idea that he has met his match.
In Basketball Jones, E. Lynn Harris explores the consequences of loving someone who is desperate to conform. Filled with nonstop twists and turns, it will keep readers riveted from the first page to the last.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
Gideon calls me his angel, but he’s the miracle in my life. My gorgeous, wounded warrior, so determined to slay my demons while refusing to face his own.
The vows we'd exchanged should have bound us tighter than blood and flesh. Instead they opened old wounds, exposed pain and insecurities, and lured bitter enemies out of the shadows. I felt him slipping from my grasp, my greatest fears becoming my reality, my love tested in ways I wasn’t sure I was strong enough to bear.
At the brightest time in our lives, the darkness of his past encroached and threatened everything we’d worked so hard for. We faced a terrible choice: the familiar safety of the lives we’d had before each other or the fight for a future that suddenly seemed an impossible and hopeless dream...
From the moment I first met Gideon Cross, I recognized something in him that I needed. Something I couldn’t resist. I also saw the dangerous and damaged soul inside—so much like my own. I was drawn to it. I needed him as surely as I needed my heart to beat.
No one knows how much he risked for me. How much I’d been threatened, or just how dark and desperate the shadow of our pasts would become.
Entwined by our secrets, we tried to defy the odds. We made our own rules and surrendered completely to the exquisite power of possession...
Finally, the highly anticipated follow-up to the New York Times bestseller Beautiful Disaster.
Can you love someone too much?
Travis Maddox learned two things from his mother before she died: Love hard. Fight harder.
In Walking Disaster, the life of Travis is full of fast women, underground gambling, and violence. But just when he thinks he is invincible, Abby Abernathy brings him to his knees.
Every story has two sides. In Beautiful Disaster, Abby had her say. Now it’s time to see the story through Travis’s eyes.
Despite Blake Landon's controlling ways, the young and wealthy hacker finally won the trust of the woman he loves. Internet entrepreneur Erica Hathaway broke down the walls that kept her from opening her heart and her business to Blake.
Ready to start this new chapter in her life, Erica is determined not to let anything come between them, even if that means giving Blake back some of the control he craves in and out of the bedroom.
But when demons from her past threaten their future, Erica makes a decision that could change their lives forever.
They had nothing in common until love gave them everything to lose . . .
Louisa Clark is an ordinary girl living an exceedingly ordinary life—steady boyfriend, close family—who has barely been farther afield than their tiny village. She takes a badly needed job working for ex–Master of the Universe Will Traynor, who is wheelchair bound after an accident. Will has always lived a huge life—big deals, extreme sports, worldwide travel—and now he’s pretty sure he cannot live the way he is.
Will is acerbic, moody, bossy—but Lou refuses to treat him with kid gloves, and soon his happiness means more to her than she expected. When she learns that Will has shocking plans of his own, she sets out to show him that life is still worth living.
A Love Story for this generation and perfect for fans of John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars, Me Before You brings to life two people who couldn’t have less in common—a heartbreakingly romantic novel that asks, What do you do when making the person you love happy also means breaking your own heart?
Erica has given Blake her trust and her love, determined that they will conquer any challenges together. But when he demands more and tests the boundaries of her commitment, she is forced to face the dark desires he's kept hidden.
As their bonds grow tighter, their enemies close in. With Erica's start-up in danger, Blake's frustration grows as he tries to protect her from those who would ruin her only to get to him. Can their relationship survive when Blake's enemies cross the line and threaten more than her livelihood?
Determined to overcome a difficult past, Erica Hathaway learns early on how to make it on her own. Days after her college graduation she finds herself face to face with a panel of investors who will make or break her fledgling startup. The only thing she didn't prepare for was going weak in the knees over an arrogant and gorgeous investor who's seemingly determined to derail her presentation.
Billionaire and rumored hacker Blake Landon has already made his fortune in software, and he's used to getting what he wants with very little resistance. Captivated by Erica's drive and unassuming beauty, he's wanted nothing more since she stepped into his boardroom. Determined to win her over, he breaks down her defenses and fights for her trust, even if that means sacrificing a level of control he's grown accustomed to.
But when Blake uncovers a dark secret from Erica's past, he threatens not just her trust, but the life she's fought so hard to create.
–Meredith Wild, #1 NYT Bestselling Author
It’s really simple. I needed money. A lot of money. One million dollars to be exact. The amount didn’t matter. All that mattered is that at the end of that price tag held my father’s life.
No money. No life.
The time limit was one year. On January 1st I had to pay up or my Father was going to be killed.
When you’re faced with an ultimatum like this, you do whatever you have to do.
And that’s exactly what I did.
The job…Exquisite Escorts. My role, serve as high priced arm candy to anyone that can afford the $100,000 price tag for a month of my company. Sex is optional (for me) and a 20% increase on the price.
Mia Saunders just barely escaped a paltry life back home in Las Vegas until she gets the call that her Father has been beaten to within an inch of his life for not paying his gambling debt. Problem is, the lone shark is her lousy, ruthless ex-boyfriend. Another guy in a long line of men she’d fallen head over heels for. Not anymore. Mia’s mission is simple. Serve as a high-priced escort for her Aunt’s company and pay monthly against her Father’s bad debt. A month with a rich man who she doesn’t have to sleep with if she doesn’t want to? Easy money. At least that’s the way it was supposed to go.
Each installment in the Calendar Girl Serial will release every month throughout 2015. The stories will feature Mia, told from her perspective as she continues her journey as an escort to twelve clients in twelve different locations.
Warning: This book is designed for audiences 18+ due to language and graphic sexual content.
Erica has never been more ready to say I do. On the verge of making the ultimate commitment, she uncovers an unsettling chapter of Blake's history. As she makes peace with her own past and the family who left her behind, she presses Blake to tear down the last walls between them. Determined to know the man he once was, she opens a door to a world beyond her wildest imagination-a world that has her questioning the limits of her own desires.
As danger lurks and dark secrets come to light, will the past destroy their promise of forever?
–Katy Evans, NYT Bestselling Author
Baseball, beer, and a hot boy. Nothing can beat that. Until I meet Mason “Mace” Murphy the next “it” pitcher for the Boston Red Sox and my client. He’s immature, arrogant, sexy as sin, and the last man that’s going to get into my panties. He’s not used to hearing the word no from women, so I’m going to spell it out for him.
N = Not going to happen.
O = Out of your league buddy.
I was hired to cuddle up to the annoying, beautiful athlete, and give prospective advertisers and fans a different view of this hot-shot professional baller.
Only he’s everything I detest in a man all wrapped into a dream package. Baseball player, talented, athletic body, sculpted face, and ass you can bounce quarters off of. Unfortunately, he also believes he’s God’s gift to women, a man-whore, throws money around like it grows on trees, and conceited. The challenge for him, to break down my defenses and get in there. My challenge, avoid hopping in the sack with him at all costs.
Mia Saunders continues her mission to save her comatose father from her dangerous, loan-shark ex-boyfriend. This month, she serves as a high-priced escort to a professional baseball player named Mace Murphy in Boston, MA.
Each installment in the Calendar Girl Serial will release every month throughout 2015. The stories will feature Mia’s journey as an escort to twelve clients in twelve different locations.Warning: This book is designed for audiences 18+ due to language and graphic sexual content.
One dangerous mission.
One healing love.
These are the men of Hard Ink.
Hard Ink Tattoo owner Jeremy Rixey has taken on his brother's stateside fight against the enemies that nearly killed Nick and his Special Forces team a year ago. Now Jeremy's whole world has been turned upside down by the chaos—and by a brilliant, quiet blond man who tempts him to settle down for the first time ever.
Recent kidnapping victim Charlie Merritt has always been better with computers than with people, so when he's drawn into the SF team's investigation of his army colonel father's corruption, he's surprised to find acceptance and friendship—especially since his father never accepted who he was. Even more surprising is the heated tension he feels with sexy, tattooed Jeremy, Charlie's opposite in almost every way.
With tragedy and chaos all around them, temptation flashes hot, and Jeremy and Charlie can't help but wonder why they're trying so hard to be good …
Nicholas Sparks turns his unrivaled talents to a tale about love found and lost, and the choices we hope we'll never have to make.
Travis Parker has everything a man could want: a good job, loyal friends, even a waterfront home in small-town North Carolina. In full pursuit of the good life - boating, swimming , and regular barbecues with his good-natured buddies -- he holds the vague conviction that a serious relationship with a woman would only cramp his style. That is, until Gabby Holland moves in next door.
Spanning the eventful years of young love, marriage and family, THE CHOICE ultimately confronts us with the most heart-wrenching question of all: how far would you go to keep the hope of love alive?
The Manor, the very place where their passionate love affair began, fills with guests on what should be the happiest day of Ava and Jesse's lives. She has accepted that she'll never tame the fierceness in Jesse-and she doesn't want to. Their love is profound, their connection powerful, but just when she thinks that she's finally gotten beneath his guarded exterior, more questions arise, leading Ava to believe that Jesse Ward may not be the man she thinks he is. He knows too well how to take her to a place beyond ecstasy . . . but will he also drive her to the brink of despair? It's time for this man to confess.
Don't miss With This Man, the long-anticipated next novel in the This Man series, on sale March 20, 2018!