Jamie is a popular radio DJ whose PhD in human sexuality helps her solve all kinds of love problems. To increase her show’s popularity, the radio station sets up a seduction game between her and Chase, a race car driver at his peak. Can Chase, a well-known playboy, win over Jamie in two weeks? Chase immediately begins to seduce Jamie, but she dodges his advances in order to hide her shocking secret?who knew that the renowned “sexpert” was still a virgin?
Sitting outside the dance floor at her cousin's wedding reception, Matty notices a man beside her and says hello. His name: Sebastian. A banker from New York. They start to hit it off, and Matty decides he is the ideal companion...for now. That's right?no matter how much Matty enjoys the relationship, she refuses to get too close to any man. That is the decision she made after her own carelessness cost her the use of her legs. Goodbye, Handsome. Little did Matty know that the man in question was determined to take the woman in the wheelchair out on a date!
Right in the middle of the busy Christmas season, Paige, a run-off-her-feet decorator, receives an unbelievable Christmas present?a large luxury van complete with her store’s logo. While Paige is still reeling from the unexpected gift, a man, the very picture of a playboy, appears. He’s the representative of a wealthy philanthropist, and he has come to deliver Paige’s personalized van, along with an invitation to a Christmas dinner party. All the while, a sensual smile meaningfully plays about his lips… What is this handsome man up to?
He was tall, dark-haired and extremely handsome, and he was offering straitlaced Susan the adventure of a lifetime. Every week they would meet secretly at a luxury hotel suite, and there was just one rule?don’t ask questions. There were no tricks or lies, and pure chemistry kept them burning. But Susan hadn’t counted on falling in love with him…she didn'’t even know his name!
Alyssa is selected to be Prince Benito's maid while he is visiting from the neighboring country of Niroli. To Alyssa, 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, Alyssa finds a lipstick that the prince's girlfriend has left behind. The lipstick looks glamorous to the naive Alyssa, 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…!
Tate, the only daughter of a multi-millionaire, has already been kidnapped twice in the past, and it has causing a deep wound on her heartscarred her mind. Her therapist proposes a rather unconventional treatment, ?a "fake kidnapping". If she re-experiences the kidnapping in a controlled environment, it could help her get over her past trauma. The idea scares her, but her bodyguard, Michael, the man she'’s secretly in love with, will be with her the whole time. Tate resolves herself to do it. However, a kidnapper in disguise overtakes hertakes advantage of the situation, and she'’s separated from Michael. She awakes to find herself in an unfamiliar cruiserunfamiliar surroundings. CIs this part of the therapy or could this be a real kidnapping after all? Oh, no! Save her, Michael!
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!
Brook is shocked when one day her younger sister, Courtney, announces that she will be getting married to her boyfriend, Jeff. However, the two of them are still in high school. "As her older sister, I must put a stop to this reckless marriage!" When Brook consults with Jeff's cool and handsome older stepbrother, Chase, he throws her a $10,000 check, saying bluntly that "I'd like to pretend none of this ever happened"! Shaking with anger that he has insulted her sister by saying she's only after money, she ends up slapping him in a burst of outrage!
Helen takes care of her best friend Delia’s son Nicholas, who was born out of wedlock. However, when her regular contact with Delia is broken, Helen feels an ominous premonition. Delia’s older brother, Leon, suddenly shows up at her doorstep with news of his sister’s death. With Helen shaken by the news but with Nicholas’s happiness as top priority, Leon proposes they enter into a marriage of convenience. Deciding that it will be the best thing for Nicholas, Helen agrees…without realizing just how much she might regret it later.
Elissa is having trouble changing a flat tire when she is caught off guard by a man offering her help. The man, who appeared out of nowhere, was Walker Buchanan, a handsome man who had recently moved in to the upstairs of her apartment. Not wanting to be in debt to a man, Elissa tries to refuse Walker’s generosity. Irresistible is a popular spin-off work that depicts love and hate of the Buchanan restaurant empire in Seattle and is now available as a manga! Also included in the book is a side story, Loving Spoonful.
Dog trainer Julie is in trouble. Workaholic business tycoon, Luc is planning to find another home for Puppy, a huge mastiff he has inherited from his grandmother. For that, Luc hired Julie to give an intensive training for Puppy for 6 weeks, staying at his home. No way! He has to look after his dog. As Julie works hard to develop intimate relationship between Luc and Puppy, she finds herself gradually falling love with him. She has to remember that Luc needs her only as a dog trainer...
As Hope and Gideon creep closer the truth, the stakes get higher! Not only is the murderer eluding their grasp, but they turn out to be directly involved in the downfall of the Raintree clan! Now that Hope and Gideon are now sharing a bed along with the office, can they make their relationship last through pregnancy predictions and bomb threats? Find out in the final volume of Raintree: Haunted!
Nate is an arrogant businessman who blames himself for causing the deaths of his best friend and his friend’s wife. His best friend had a beautiful sister named Jordan, who has two children. Thinking that it might be a small act of atonement, Nate spends his time being close to Jordan and her children, but the more the children grow to like him the greater the guilt in his heart grows. Having learned the meaning of the words follow your heart, passed on to him by his grandparents, will Nate ever find long-lasting love? Part three of From This Day Forward is finally complete!
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!
Rebecca works as a wedding planner whose job is to help every bride find their happiness. Her work is top-notch, but her love life has remained inactive for two years. After being left by Ryan, the boyfriend she once passionately loved, she has been unable to get over him. And then one day, at a wedding she plans, Ryan shows up as the groomsman! Still having feelings for him, Rebecca finds her gaze constantly following him. “Ryan, why did you disappear that day?” Her desire for him grows stronger and stronger….
In order to have her family's debt absolved, Catherine marries a man who was made to seem like a criminal. On the one-night honeymoon allowed them within the prison confines, she convinces him to tell her the truth. The truth is that he had been set up and was innocent of the charges brought against him. Believing his sincere manner, she sets out to find the true culprit of the crime and manages to do so, just in the nick of time, thereby saving Nick from execution. Unfortunately, this also means that her family's debt remains intact since her death-row inmate was pardoned. Furthermore, it turns out that Jack's the son (disowned) of a distinguished noble family. As his wife and still the holder of a large debt, she takes it upon herself to contact her husband's family for help. What will their reaction be...?
Robin, a public accountant, has finally purchased her dream home. Her new life is about to begin, but next to her lives a cantankerous man. His name is Cole, a handsome and intelligent but unfriendly lawyer who lives with his dog in a big mansion. After the death of her husband, Robin thought true love would never come again, but when her only son runs away from home, the two become closer and closer….
It is May 1949. Claire Winters falls in love at first sight with a sudden visitor?a handsome, dark-haired man. Jack Murphy is a close friend to Claire’s brother, Dennis, who died in the war. However, Claire is already in courtship with a man whom her parents have decided for her?Harlan, who is set to take after his father’s banking business. “I can’t bear to marry without knowing what love is. Mama, I’m sorry. I want to be with this man, at least until he leaves this town.” Here begins the first part of a trilogy chronicling a time-transcending romance!
Liv Winchester has a rough life, being both a single mother and a full-time nurse under the strict Dr. Stefano Lucarelli. Shamed and insulted by her ex-husband four years ago, she's lost all confidence in her body. When he disappeared from the scene altogether, she took on all costs of raising a child on her own. One night when her car won't start, Liv finds that Stefano might not be the man she fears, but one of the most kind and generous people she's ever met. Dashing through the snow, on a trip to Italy to meet his family, might lead her to be a sleigh-bell bride!
When Abby's best friend got into an accident, Abby's skills as a doctor weren't enough to save her. Now Abby has promised to live enough for the both of them, working herself half to death to put her absolute all into everything. But then Abby is appointed by a supervisor to organize a conference party together with an amazing surgeon named Greg. "If you're going to work with me, you need to be beautiful," he says. Confused as she is, she decides to go with his plan!
A high-class apartment on Park Avenue looking over Manhattan. A lone working class girl amongst the high and mighty socialites, Carrie is working as a house-sitter, and she’s worried. She’s worried about her unstable employment and her senile mother. And about the neighbor, Trent! Every single one of the girls who visit her playboy neighbor, Trent Tanford, mistake Carrie’s place for his and disturb her sleep nightly. No matter how handsome he is or how much money he has, today is the day she’s going to confront him! What will happen when Carrie pays a visit on the boy next door?
Angie has played dumb under the stage name of Angel with her drop-dead gorgeous looks. Freshly divorced from her cheating millionaire ex-husband, she is through with all that and is ready to start a quiet life in a beautiful Italian Villa, an alimony from her ex. But there is one thing that annoys her. Vittorio, the former owner of the estate does not try to hide his disdain for her whom he believes to be a "dumb glamor girl." Disagreeable he may be, she must seek his cooperation to preserve the renowned, "best lemon grove" in Amalfi...
Even if I'm afraid of him and hate him, I can't forget him… Exiled from Olympus, Reyes, a Guardian of the Gods, lives in a forest in Budapest for thousands of years with a demon sealed away in his body. A tourist from the United States, Danika, meets him and her life completely changes. Not knowing the reason, she becomes imprisoned in a castle of terrifying warriors. Though she was lucky enough to escape, her life became one of wandering around in hiding. Even so, she caught herself unable to forget the Guardian Reyes who toyed with her feelings. He's not human. He's a man too dangerous to love, but...
Eugenia is a hardworking nurse who has been engaged for one and a half years to Humphrey, a physician working at the same hospital. However, Eugenia is put off by how rigid Humphrey and his family are.? One day, Dr. Glenfale, who works in the same thoracic surgery department as her, tells her that he wants her to go with him on a business trip to Lisbon.…
Sarina wins a radio station prize draw to go on a vacation to the island principality of Carramer on the south Pacific Ocean. As she arrives with her heart full of anticipation, she is greeted by none other than Prince Josquin of Carramer! “What could the royal family possibly want with me?” Sarina’s anxious question is met with a shocking answer from the Prince: “You’re the princess of this land. And we need you.”
He’s the sun god Helios... Jessica can barely look at Alec, he burns so bright. The genius photographer asked Jessica to dinner, but she turned him down. The young actress takes some time away from filming, but she just can’t get her mind off of him her sun god. She’s falling for Alec and powerless before his charms.When their romance sparks, they're sure they were meant for each other from birth. Never in their wildest dreams did they imagine the day would come when they'd be torn apart…
No decent woman would put out an ad for a boyfriend! I can't let some harlot near my little brother! In place of his brother, Greg decides to meet a woman who placed a singles ad, with the intention of turning this "Coffee Girl" down. But the Coffee Girl he meets is exceedingly beautiful. Why would she have put out a singles ad? And Lana, a coffee shop owner, is suddenly kissed by a man who's supposed to be applying as her potential roommate. The first of three romances revolving around magazines!
If nobody wants to support me, I will live on my own! Sarah, an orphan, decides to go on a life journey after cutting ties with her guardian, who she had never seen. As an unmarried, single woman living in nineteenth-century England, she isn’t allowed to take a trip by herself. Pretending to be a widow, she stays at a hotel where she runs into her guardian, Marcus Ravenhurst, who happens to be looking for her. With Sarah doing her best to hide her real identity, Marcus protectively observes her and finds himself enchanted with her young innocence…
When she was 16, photographer Lee went to Gretna Green, the "Elopement Capital of Scotland," where she could get married without her parents' consent. However, she soon divorces, taking her daughter with her. She has had enough of men, but 13 years later, she meets Daniel, who tries everything in his power to seduce her. Meanwhile, Lee's brother is in a passionate relationship with Daniel's daughter. The two lovers decide to elope to Gretna Green just as Lee did all those years ago. Lee chases after them with a bitter feeling in her heart...
Her father’s right hand-man Griffin says to Evangeline, a wedding planner, “Your fiancé is cheating on you” and she loses her words. But he is the last person she’d want to hear such news from. She and Griffin has a cat-and-dog relationship and every time they see each other, they constantly fight. She doesn’t want his sympathy; however, his passionate kiss brings her back to reality.
An up-and-coming mystery writer, Michael, has a strong dislike toward women after his divorce from his former wife, which is why he refused to hire a secretary despite his busy schedule. When his old friend introduces him to Jenny, he decides to hire her on the spot. Her talent as a secretary is one reason; another reason lies in her old ring with an engraving that catches his interest. Michael visits Slinterwood, a mansion on Mirren Island, with Jenny for plotting his next novel. Little do they know the ring will bring their fates together....
"Vicki, you're as beautiful as the spirits of the night. Will you marry me?" Vicki was given this passionate proposal by Claudio Varelli, the second son of a prominent, wealthy Italian family. However, three months later, the day before they are to announce their engagement, Claudio's brother, Maurizio, informs her, "You are going to marry me." Vicki plummets from the peak of happiness to the depths of darkness. In the end, Vicki is persuaded by Maurizio saying, "This is the only way to save both you and the Varelli family," and she begins her married life with him. Maurizio's love engulfs her like a gentle hug, but Vicki's heart is always full of uneasiness. Maurizio! Do you pity me? Do you love me? Or are you just trying to protect your family's reputation? Vicki begins "a journey to find true love" on the set of a lavish household befitting that of a wealthy Italian family....
We first met in high school. He was a rough, taciturn boy, yet everyone looked to him for leadership. I was a plain-Jane honors student with braces. Coincidence brought us back together again. Now, he's a big name in finance?any woman would want him?while I'm a widow who's lost my savings, my job and my house?not to mention I'm pregnant! Ryan was kind enough to hire me as a home tutor for his daughter, but I doubt he has any idea how much his generosity has affected me. (The Millionaire's Nanny Arrangement) Bedded by Blackmail also included.
Amelia is a typical bookworm librarian. But she has a secret. At night, she works as a provocatively dressed waitress named Amber. One night as she's working as usual, she spots Tyler, the town's most sexy man, and the guy Amelia has been admiring for sometime. As soon as he sees her, he approaches her, not realizing that she is, in fact, Amelia...!
Because of an incident a year ago, Leah left for Australia as a backpacker. Now reverting to her previous healthy mind, she is on the flight to Melbourne from Cairns to attend her best friend’s wedding as a maid of honor. Cole, a handsome doctor who happens to be sitting next to her, engages in conversation with her, and Leah feels her heart throb. However, his hurtful comment about backpackers makes her upset. A new reality awaits her upon landing?arrogant Dr. Cole is the best man of the groom!
Giselle closed down her catering company after losing her dear cofounder and her boyfriend at the same time. While she apologized to her clients for canceling their reservations, Fayiz, a sexy, wealthy man, did not accept her apology and asked her to honor her contract. Giselle, pressured and intimidated, ended up taking the job and successfully served the “passion course.” The serious Fayiz complimented Giselle on completing the job, and then out of nowhere asked her to move in with him. What could he possibly be thinking?
“As long as she’s happy, I don’t care what happens to me!” So swore Jennifer when she gave birth to her daughter at the age of sixteen. Unable to support the child herself, she had to give her away. Twelve years later, she hasn’t heard a word about her daughter and Jennifer has become a successful car dealership manager. She is intent on her work when a charming man named Brian appears. He is looking for the birth mother of his twelve-year-old niece, who just lost her foster family to a terrible tornado.… Will Jennifer reunite with her daughter?
It was Sabrina’s wedding day, but her groom was running late because of his work. Could she really be happy in this marriage? No. Sabrina ran away from the church in her wedding dress and headed to the lodge filled with her happy childhood memories. But on the way she became stranded at the side of the road in a blizzard. Looking for help, she started to walk, but she was deep in the mountain wilderness… “Zach! It’s Snow White!” When they saw the black-haired beauty in the snow, the children were excited. She`d appeared out of nowhere and fainted in Zach’s arm. Who could she be?
Raised under her millionaire aunt, a young Woman named Lillian has grown up in high society. However, for some reason, her aunt has always ignored her, favoring her rambunctious younger sister. “There must be some reason why I'm always hated by everyone...” One day, her younger sister suddenly elopes with a cowboy! Ordered by her Aunt to bring her younger sister back, Lillian heads off by herself to Texas. Waiting to pick her at the airport is Rye, the older brother of her sister's lover. Although he has a charm not found in New York men, why does he have a prejudice that all city girls are stuck up and flamboyant?
Six months after getting married impetuously, Chad disappears. Brokenhearted, Angel leaves London and returns to her native Ireland, but soon after, Chad’s older brother, who opposed their marriage from the start, pays her a visit. He tells her some shocking news: Chad and the woman he ran off with have died in a car accident. Then he says, “My little brother had a child. A newborn baby boy. I’ve brought him here. Will you come with me and help take care of him?”
Piper is a beautiful entrepreneur who’s opening a high-class hotel in Manhattan. The daughter of a hotel mogul and a famous actress, Piper is known for her audacious exploits and people call her the “tabloid queen.” She decided long ago that if the media was determined to see her as a spoiled heiress, she’d give them what they ask for…but while she puts up a brave front, the truth is that she’s just a normal young woman who feels lonely and misunderstood. Determined to rein her in, her father sends his right-hand man, Trace, to deal with her. Trace coldly rejected her years ago, but he doesn’t realize that he was Piper’s first love! Piper is determined to show him she’s not the same girl she was ten years ago, and she invites him to spend a week as her lover.
“What? We're not divorced?” Renee, who runs a catering business, receives unexpected news one day. The divorce papers that should have been processed seven years ago were never submitted. She is still married to her husband, Flynn! But this may be an unexpected opportunity. She doesn’t need a husband, but wants a child. Since she is still his wife, she wonders if a sperm bank where her husband’s sperm has been stored will let her use it. When Flynn learns of Renee’s plan, he reacts to it positively and offers his help.
【Free Comic!】Sara is 26 years old, but still a virgin, and in order to remedy that, her coworker has made a romance manual. Sara, interested in changing her late-bloomer ways, decides to use the manual to find a partner for her company's 30th anniversary party. Her target: the biggest playboy in the company, Jim. But Sara has accidentally set her love trap for the scariest and most imposing man in the company—Matt!
When Nel finds out her nineteen-year-old niece, who has just received a college scholarship and has her whole life ahead of her, is suddenly married, Nel hurries off to Spain to meet with her niece's partner, Luis. But she can only find his cousin, who has the same name. He suggests to a bewildered Nel that if they pretend to be engaged for his ill grandmother, she might tell them where the couple is. Pretending to be engaged to such an arrogant man? No way! However, with no other leads on the whereabouts of her niece, Nel has no choice but to rely on Luis. So Nel reluctantly slips on the family ring that has been passed on for generations. (*CE note: the heroine’s name is spelled Nell in original publication*)
Tony Caroselli will receive thirty million dollars if he gets married within the year and provides a male heir. So Tony, who has no interest in relationships, has offered Alice a short-term business arrangement. But on their wedding day, an unexpected guest turns up—Lucy. She’s Tony’s former girlfriend who left him four months ago. Lucy certainly looks different from what Tony remembers, though. To his surprise, she is pregnant with his child!
After learning that her betrothal was just another one of her father's business transactions, Allegra ran away the night before her wedding. She refused to be in a loveless marriage and disowned her family for what they tried to do. Seven years later, she's a new woman with a life she's built on her own. The emotions from her past have long been buried and forgotten. A twist of fate brings Allegra back together with her almost-husband, Stefano. Due to extenuating circumstances, she reluctantly agrees to return to Italy with him and reside in his home. As old wounds reopen, the flame of a love forgotten threatens to consume her, and the past refuses to remain buried any longer.
Despite the frustration of a failed business venture, cool and in-control entrepreneur Darius Falcon manages to seal the deal with an exquisite natural island basking in the sun. There, on what should have been the worst day of both his professional and personal life, Darius meets a volunteer from a search and rescue unit named Harriet. He begins to feel happier than he has in years and the elevated mood the island has put him in encourages him to take a chance and ask her to be his girlfriend. Harriet gladly accepts, but finds herself deeply implicated in convoluted Falcon family circumstances… It’s a modern Cinderella story!
On New Year’s Eve, Carrie spends the night with her ideal man, but he vanishes the next day. Moving on with her life, she’s goes to her new client’s office, where she meets Rob?the man who vanished has reappeared as her client! She would usually refuse to mix her private life with work, but he’s too attractive to resist… For his part, Rob is feeling flustered. He needs someone to marry in order to get his share of an inheritance, and he hopes to win his share of money and win Carrie at the same time…
"Giles Blake...I'll never forgive you!" I hate that man. When I was a girl, he pulled a damning testimony from me and turned my daddy into a convict. I lost everything in that trial. Afterward, I changed my name to Rae Bonham. I work by day as a secretary at a construction company while at night I study for a degree and work part-time as an escort. And now Giles Blake is coming to me as a client! The man who stole my family, girlhood innocence and all my happiness now seeks my love. This is my chance for revenge! But what do I do when I'm caught between love and hate?
Beth Farley can’t stand working at her job while she’s in love with her soon-to-be-married boss, Andreas Kyriakis. But before she can even submit her resignation letter, Andreas’s arrogant brother, Theo, comes up with a plan to help both of them. The two will pose as lovers so Beth can get Andreas's attention and Theo can break his brother's engagement. But cCan Beth go through with Theo’s plan? And does she still want Andreas now that she’s seen another side of Theo?
"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.
“I…was abandoned by both of my mothers.” The first time was by his birth mother. The second time was by the mother who had adopted him. To help forget his past, Justin changed his name and focused on succeeding as a businessman. Unfortunately, due to his stubbornness, he has a tendency of marginalizing the people around him. Even his wife abandoned him and their child to run off with another man. He feels like he will never be loved by anyone, but someone notices the pain in his heart. This person turns out to be his son’s elementary schoolteacher, Evie. She had gone to Justin’s house with animosity and an intention of chewing him out, but soon she discovers she is beginning to fall for him.…
Lexi is shocked by the accident she sees on TV. It shows a speed-racing boat tumble through the air. It is the boat of Franco, her soon-to-be ex-husband, whom she'd been living separately from. When she arrives at the hospital the sight of him, covered in tubes and wires while connected to numerous medical equipment sends chills down her spine. It is almost too painful to gaze upon the figure of her husband, who she'd just sent the divorce papers to... She is overwhelmed and confused; she feels both love and hate for this man. She had made this trip solely to talk to him, verify he was okay and offer condolences for their lost friend. However, she's suddenly thrown into a whirlwind of situations, all of which make her love for him grow stronger and stronger. She thinks to herself, Why now? I thought we loved each other truly, but then I saw that picture of you in bed with another woman! Our relationship was supposed to be over then, wasn't it...?
Josie, who’s from a prominent family, has been living in self-imposed exile in Paris after being labeled as a whore. On a lonely Christmas night, she is startled to find a stranger watching her as she entertains herself at a window. The man introduces himself as Adam. They hit it off so well that they decide to have dinner together, which leads to spending a night. After an intense night, Josie feels content but becomes enraged the moment she discovers Adam’s identity!
Millie was the kind of girl to be more interested in horseback riding than romance. And she’s in a good mood today after an exhilarating ride on her favorite horse. As she’s rewarding her horse, a man calls out to her. Great, she’s being scolded again for her wild ways. But when she turns around, she sees Crown Prince Gianferro of the kingdom of Mardivino, who is staying on her family’s estate! Millie had hoped to avoid him?she’s not much for strict formalities. And now he’s gazing at her for some reason...when he’s supposed to be asking for her sister’s her hand in marriage!
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."
While being attacked by a pair of thieves, noblewoman Lexie is saved in the nick of time by the Marquess of Stormaston, who proceeds to steal a kiss from the young dowager as a reward. Shortly after, Lexie learns that, though dashing he may be, the marquess is reputed among the aristocracy to be a relentless womanizer. When they next meet at a masquerade ball, Lexie approaches him with cautious attraction. However, that very caution is thrown to the wind when she challenges him to a horse race and promises to become his mistress if she loses…
Molly is working at an upper-class party when one of the guests starts harassing her. In her position, all Molly can do is politely insist that she's merely a waitress?until Leandro, a Spanish banker and a duke, steps in to protect her. As brave as a hero and as hot as a fallen angel., Leandro invites her to his chambers that night, and she offers him her virginity. But the next morning, he makes her an unbelievable offer: he wants to make her a part of his life... as his mistress!
The affluent Mitch Kincaid's livelihood hangs in the balance because of his father's peculiar will. Unless he takes in his father's illegitimate child and looks after him for one year, Mitch will lose his entire fortune. The child is now under the care of its aunt, Carly. "I'll give you a hundred grand for the child. No?five hundred." Mitch offers Carly riches, but she refuses. She claims she doesn't need any money, and that she'll only cooperate on the condition that she, too, lives at the Kincaid manor. Dammit, what is she after? Does she intend to slink into his bed?and push him into marrying her?
Maggie came to El Daharia to restore Prince Qatar's classic car. But she is almost sent away when he learns his mechanic is a woman. Her first impression of the prince is awful, but eventually they warm up to each other because of their shared love of cars. He then asks Maggie to pretend to be his lover, so he can decline a fiancée who was decided for him, and she agrees. Maggie lives in a totally different world than the prince, after all, so there’s no way they could actually fall in love...right?