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Roland heads to the bar with Conrad but he runs into someone he didn’t expect. Her blonde hair and smile draw him in, and after drinks have been downed, their conversation takes an unexpected turn. How will their night end? And what will be the consequences?
Slade and Trinity continue a secret relationship, spending the evenings at home and reading in bed. When the guys pressure Slade into a triple date, Slade doesn’t know what to do. If he refuses, they’ll know something is off. But if he agrees, that might ruin what he has with Trinity.
Book Three of the Forever and Ever Series.
Conrad joins Roland at a work party, and when he passes the bathroom he hears a sound he’ll never forget. It’ll be a night he’ll never erase from his memory but for a reason he never imagined before.
Sean is still unsure who’s after him or why. Death seems to lurk behind every corner. Scarlet is the only person who keeps him sane.
Clementine tries to keep her distance from Ward, but when something unexpected happens, she realizes she may never be free of him.
A 2017 RT Reviewers' Choice Award Nominee for Best Contemporary Love & Laughter
You don’t know what you’ve got until it’s gone…
Police academy cadet Charlie Burns can’t believe his luck when the gorgeous blonde he meets in a bar murmurs those magic words: “Nothing serious, ’kay?” Mind-blowing, no-strings sex with Ever Carmichael—it’s the holy grail of hookups for a guy who’s too busy following in his law enforcement family’s footsteps to think about getting serious. Charlie’s all about casual…that is, until Ever calls it quits and his world tilts on its axis.
Ever knows that when you control the relationship game, you can’t get played. But for the first time, she wants more than short-term satisfaction. Step one: end her fling with commitment-phobic Charlie. Step two: sacrifice herself to the ruthless NYC dating scene. Yet everywhere she turns, there’s Charlie, being his ridiculously charming self. No online match or blind date compares to the criminally hot cop-in-training, but they’re over. Aren’t they?
If love is a four-letter-word, why does the idea of Ever seeing someone else tie Charlie up in knots? Now he’s desperate to win her back…and a little date sabotage never hurt anyone, right?
Rytsar Durov is a sadist—and he’s upset. Bones may be broken. The Russian Dom is a force unto himself, and he intends to take care of the threat once and for all. No one touches radost moya. NO ONE!
Nothing fazes this sexy Russian Dom, but how will he cope when he finds out the tragedy that’s befallen his comrade—the only man he calls Brother?
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Trinity fears having a baby will change her body so much that Slade won’t want her anymore. The stretch marks will turn him off, or the extra weight will dim his attraction. But when she asks Slade about it, he gives her a response she never could have anticipated.
At the end of a show, Slade gets a special visitor. But instead of telling his wife what happened, he keeps it to himself.
"This series is a MUST READ. "
-United Indie Book Blog
Sam O’Donovan is bored with his stale life in Montana. When his brother-in-law offers him a great job and a cut of the McCray Ranch in Colorado, he’s ecstatic. This is the change he needs. As for beautiful Sydney Buchanan resurfacing? That’s icing on the cake.
Sydney’s back for one reason and one reason only. She needs to win as many rodeo purses as she can to help her parents run their struggling ranch in Nevada. She doesn’t bank on running into Sam O’Donovan. All the sparks they shared five years earlier are still there, but so much else has changed. If only Sam could understand the decisions she made during their time apart…and trust her.
Lexie is miserable over her break up with Conrad, and Conrad is doing even worse. Their mutual misunderstanding has led to heartbreak on both sides. Things look more hopeless than ever. But when Conrad runs into her at the sandwich shop during lunch, there’s hope things can be turned around.
Cayson gets great news at work, but when he understands everything it entails, he’s no longer thrilled about it. The news will affect his relationship with Skye—forever.
Slade and Trinity are still in the honeymoon phase, but when Slade discovers Trinity intention to make him sign a pre-nup he starts to doubt the strength of their marriage. Does Trinity doubt they’ll last? Should Slade doubt too?
"Helen has given us a series with men that will not only Melt your heart, they will heat up your soul."
-The Book Fairy Reviews
"Made my heart stop in my chest. Helen has given us such a heartbreakingly beautiful series."
-Tina at Bookalicious Babes Blog
Ryan Steel is known in Snow Creek as the handsomest Steel brother with the most jovial personality. Now that his busy grape harvest and winemaking season is over, he's happy to spend time with his family and help his brothers, Talon and Jonah, celebrate their impending nuptials. The Steels are taking a well-deserved break from the conspiracy surrounding them...until an unlikely woman and a long-buried secret shatter Ryan's world.
Detective Ruby Lee has been on her own since she was fifteen. When her past collides with the Steel family's mysteries, she's determined to find the truth. She has her own issues, and she's not looking for a relationship, despite her all-consuming attraction to Ryan Steel. The gorgeous dark-haired man gets under her skin anyway...and he needs her.Together they explore both of their histories, but those pasts could cost them a future.
Cayson realizes he’ll love Skye forever, no matter how much he tries to fight it. If there’s only one special person for each person, she’s his. But will that be enough?
Sean still tries to rectify his relationship with Cayson but nothing he says makes a difference. He even asks for Slade’s help, but doesn’t have high hopes for success.
Scalded figuratively, emotionally, and physically… I have the scars running down my arm, ribs, and side to prove it.
The doctors have done what they can to heal me by smoothing the abraded skin using other parts of my body. But they can only do so much. Sometimes, what can’t be seen can’t be healed.
The fire that night took more than a pound of flesh. It obliterated my talent, beauty, and most importantly, seared the connection I had with the man I loved. Sure, it was me who pushed him away, but I had my reasons. I did what any woman would do in my situation. I gave up everything so that one day he’d find happiness and peace.
Now I’ve healed a bit on the outside, and on the inside, but I still crave the one I let go. To this day he looks at me with fire in his eyes, a heat so bright in his being he glows with it. I fear the light, the flames that could consume me whole. The problem now is, he’s not mine anymore. I just may have waited too long to fight for him, for us, for a future together.There’s only one thing I can do. Let fate decide.
A sexy and suspenseful standalone in the Rescue Ops series.
By saving her, he might just save himself...
I'm broken. I have been for seven years. Ever since my wife was murdered while I was deployed overseas. I was protecting our country, but I should have been protecting her. I haven't looked at another woman since--but then Olive Alexander crossed my path. She stirs up feelings I thought were long dead. So when her house is ransacked after she receives a threatening message, I know I have to step in and keep her safe. I failed my wife, but I won't fail Olive. Unfortunately, Olive isn't exactly ready to accept my help...
With her sexy-as-sin pencil skirts and sleek ponytails, Olive clearly doesn't let anything--or anyone--mess up her perfectly ordered life. But years spent working as a special ops soldier has taught me how to read people... and I know Olive is hiding something. When my covert mission for Night Eagle Security collides with Olive's past, I'll have to get her to open up--or risk losing her. And losing Olive is not an option. If she's in danger, I'll defend her...even if it costs me my life.
The Rescue Ops series: Sworn to ProtectPromise to DefendMine to Save
Now that Skye is pregnant, she begins to tell everyone else in the family. Everyone is excited by the news, but will they keep it a secret from Cayson?
Cayson loathes Laura with every fiber of his being. He despises her and has never felt so much hatred in his heart. But when she’s in trouble, will he look the other way and leave her on her own? Or will he intervene?
Slade’s life is going well. His marriage is strong and his love for Trinity is unbreakable. But will that change when Trinity wants to discuss something he isn’t ready for?
Conrad and Lexie are happy just as ever, but when Lexie has dinner with her parents she’s given some terrible news. Will she recover from the blow? How will this affect her relationship with Conrad?
The longer Jared spends times with Beatrice, the more he realizes there’s something deep below the surface within his heart. When he’s not with her, he thinks about her constantly. When women hit on him, he doesn’t take the bait. There’s only one woman he thinks about. But will that only lead to trouble?
"Sorry Christian and Gideon, there’s a new heartthrob for you to contend with. Meet Talon. Talon Steel." - Booktopia
"Hardt delivers a brand-new series with rugged cowboys and scintillating sex. Talon and Jade’s instant chemistry heats up the pages..." -RT Book Reviews
"This book is so raw and addictive! Hands down my new favorite series this year." -Meredith Wild, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author
"Ms. Hardt weaves magic with her keyboard and what remains is a beautifully written first installment about two people who are broken but not destroyed... How Hardt weaves the past with the present, while keeping the reader guessing about the secrets the brothers barricade from others, is flawless." -Heroes & Heartbreaker
"This one totally ignited a flame inside me and tore me to SHREDS....buried secrets and harsh realities that test this couple will leave readers gripping the edge of their books and hoping and praying for a miracle... " -Pretty Little Books
"Talon has hit my top five list... up there next to Jamie Fraser and Gideon Cross." -Angel Payne, USA Today Bestselling Author
"CRAVING is the jaw-dropping book, you NEED to read!" -New York Time Bestselling Author Lisa Renee Jones
"Talon is a sexy, intriguing leading man and Jade, our lady left at the altar is a sweet and relatable girl you just want to hug. Together they build a steaming hot relationship you really root for from the first chapter!" -CD Reiss New York Times Bestselling Author
After being left at the altar, Jade Roberts seeks solace at her best friend's ranch on the Colorado western slope. Her humiliation still ripe, she doesn't expect to be attracted to her friend's reticent brother, but when the gorgeous cowboy kisses her, all bets are off.
Talon Steel is broken. Having never fully healed from a horrific childhood trauma, he simply exists, taking from women what is offered and giving nothing in return...until Jade Roberts catapults into his life. She is beautiful, sweet, and giving, and his desire for her becomes a craving he fears he'll never be able to satisfy.
Passion sizzles between the two lovers...but long-buried secrets haunt them both and may eventually tear them apart.
Slade confronts Trinity about their situation, and an angry argument breaks out. Slade says he’s given Trinity everything he has and marriage is just a meaningless piece of paper. Trinity feels differently, and their argument continues indefinitely. How will they resolve their fight?
Arsen works at the shop until Ryan finally decides he’s ready to manage it on his own. Reluctant at first, he eventually takes control and realizes he can handle the business. That leaves one step in his plan. He has to see his daughter and get her back into his life. But will it be so easy?
Cayson and Skye feel tense since Slade and Trinity are dealing with their relationship. They want to help, but they don’t know how to intervene.
My need for revenge is dimmed. My anger is contained.
But her brother is still a problem. She wants me to let him go.
I'm not sure if I can.
Lexie is surprised to hear that her mother is seeing someone new. How will she take the news?
Conrad is finally given the promotion he’s been waiting for. Is he ready to take over the empire?
Clementine and Ward are dancing around their relationship. It’s clear Ward wants a happily ever after. But when Clementine still can’t give that to him, Ward hurts. But will Clementine change her mind when she realizes every other girl in Manhattan wants him for her own?
Warning: Romance meets wicked fun
Get lost in the romance that awaits Brie Bennett when her Italian Dom plans the wedding of the century for his cherished bride and submissive.
But her Master has kept something from Brie that threatens their future. A trap is being laid that is so shocking it will rock their very foundation.
Will Brie choose to run or stand beside her man?
*This boxed set includes Surprise Me, Trust Me and Claim Me from the Brie’s Submission series.
[Lovers quarrel, learning to cook, Christmas fun, Kinky Present, Magic, Virgin, Possessive love, Montana, Commune, Freedom, Community, Initiation, Challenges, Mysterious, Secret Lover, branding, Broken heart, Love that can’t die, Cruel joke, Tough guy with a big heart, Rytsar Durov, Russian Dom, Sadist trains her, Pain and pleasure, Multiple partners, Orgasm Denial, Ice play, Helping a friend, sibling wars, Letting her go, Young man is dying, Facing the darkness, Dance club - Dubstep, Mile High Club, torn between two lovers, new beginnings, saving a life, ultimate sacrifice, falling in love, cat practical joke, Master Anderson Headmaster, sexy cowboy, Denver Submissive Academy, betrayal of family member, redemptive love, saying goodbye, family love, wedding vows, Italian castle, a father’s love, the dance, family and friends, castle dungeon, whips, candle play, honeymoon]
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Rory and Cooper haven't forgotten Ivy. She is the one for them, the one who became theirs one starry night before shipping off to boot camp. They didn't expect seven years to pass before they saw her again. She's changed, has secrets. But they don't care. They'll do everything they can to make her theirs. Because in Bridgewater, one cowboy is never enough.
Warning: Panty melting! Take Me Fast is book 3 in the wildly dirty series where two obsessed alpha cowboys track down the woman they claimed one starry night. This standalone HEA is all about her - no M/M.
Slade and Trinity finally get the results from their fertility test, but it’s not what they expect. How will the couple deal with this news?
Conrad continues down his dark path, and when he meets someone he knows he should steer clear of, will he follow his instinct? Or will he fall prey to his recklessness?
Arsen discovers something he’s not at all prepared for. Will this rip him to pieces until there’s nothing left? Or will he rise above it and lean on the people who love him like their own?
"Helen has weaved a delicately balanced story of intrigue, secrets and passion, which practically melts the pages." -Bare Naked Words
"The love story between Talon and Jade continues in Obsession. An apt title to be sure, because everyone is obsessed. Dear Ms. Helen Hardt, I toss many profanities your way for making me wait. Though I give you my deepest gratitude for building the anticipation of what I’m sure will be an epic culmination to an amazing series. " -Heroes and Heartbreakers
"Talon and Jade's chemistry sizzles and the love scenes will melt your heart and your Kindle." -The Book Sirens
"I am loving this series so freaking much… The story line is one that will have you completely engrossed…" -Wicked Babes Blog
"Helen left my head spinning and my mind racing a mile a minute. I need to know what the secrets are... " -The Book Fairy Reviews
Jade Roberts is in love with Talon Steel but no longer welcome in his home. While she resolves to move on, she still longs for the passion she and Talon shared…and when her boss asks her to dig up information on the Steels, she’s only too happy to comply. Talon and his brothers are hiding something, and Jade is determined to find out what it is.
The moment Talon saw Jade he wanted her, ached for her, craved her…and now his desire has become his obsession. He knows she deserves better than his broken soul, but he can’t stay away from her, and he finally confesses his love. If he and Jade are to have a future, he knows he must make peace with the dark shadows and horrors of his past.
But as Talon begins his journey of healing, Jade uncovers some startling secrets…
Jared has a visitor in his office above the bar. She’s an old flame, a woman he used to cheat on his wife with. Just looking at her makes him feel sick. Even though he’s free to do whatever he wants, he refuses to touch a woman. Anytime he thinks about it, he just hates himself more.
Sean does the interview and photo shoot for the magazine, but he requires one condition before he commits to it. Without it, nothing will fall through.
Abby’s teacher makes another move, and Arsen just brushes it off. There’s nothing he can do to change the situation so he keeps it to himself. But when Silke asks him about it, what will he do?
Skye has her bridal shower, but it’s not nearly as exciting as the one Slade hosted. And she and Cayson are approved for their house. Everything seems to be coming together. But when they sign the mortgage papers, they realize something if off.
“Fans of Lori Foster’s SBC Fighters series will love the MMA atmosphere of [Sarah] Robinson’s Legends.”—Library Journal
A topnotch manager and agent, Quinn Kavanagh pictures a life outside of his family’s renowned MMA gym. Beneath his sleek exterior, Quinn has a secret passion for sculpting. But after a nearly fatal motorcycle accident, he’s struggling just to walk again, let alone get back to the studio—and it doesn’t help that the doctor in charge of his physical therapy is his childhood crush. Quinn’s always ready for a fight, but the bittersweet sting of unrequited love has him begging for mercy.
Dr. Kiera Finley is determined to make her medical residency a success. Six years ago, she gave in and shared a single passionate night with Quinn. Now she’s just hoping the cocky lover from her past doesn’t derail her plans for the future. Little by little, though, Kiera gets to know another side of Quinn. She knew he was a family man, devoted to his parents and brothers, but he’s also a free spirit trapped in a cage—and only she has the key. To heal both Quinn’s body and soul, Kiera’s tempted to give him a special kind of medicine.
With their own heartwarming HEAs, Sarah Robinson’s Kavanagh Legends novels can be read together or separately:
BREAKING A LEGEND
SAVING A LEGEND
BECOMING A LEGEND
CHASING A LEGEND
Praise for Chasing a Legend
“If you enjoy the friends-to-lovers trope or adore second-chance romances, this is the book for you. Highly recommended.”—Harlequin Junkie
“[Sarah] Robinson concludes her Kavanagh Legends contemporary quartet with a perfect blend of smoldering heat and gentle tenderness.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“Beautifully written and paced to be devoured, Chasing a Legend is the perfect addition to the Kavanagh Legends series. Quinn and Kiera are sure to leave their mark with this stunning second-chance romance!”—Prisoners of Print
“Chasing a Legend is a sweet and heartbreaking romance story of Quinn and Kiera. It’s about getting a second chance at life and to be with the one you’ve loved all your life.”—Millsy Loves Books
“Pizza. Sex. Boyfriend. It was a modern-day fairy tale.”—Hines and Bigham’s Literary Tryst
This ebook includes an excerpt from another Loveswept title.
Clementine and Ward are enjoying the new addition to their family, but what happens when they need some alone time?
Slade has auditions for a new guitarist for his band. He finds the perfect person who plays guitar better than he does and has even better vocals. But she’s a girl. Will he give her the gig? Or will Trinity not allow him to?
Macy continues to pursue Conrad and doesn’t let up. Conrad keeps this knowledge to himself because he fears Lexie will get the wrong idea. But what happens when Macy arrives at Conrad’s office, just moments before Lexie shows up?
Injuries that require months of lost time are finally a thing of the past, and Merk sails from mission to mission with Legendary Securities, thrilled to be active once more. But when his ex-wife contacts him, panicked and needing his help, he rushes to get to her in time…only to have her snatched away right before his eyes.
When trouble finds her, Katina's first and only thought is her ex-husband Merk. Although they haven't spoken in a decade, nothing about their attraction to each other has changed. If anything, her reaction to him is deeper and stronger than ever before. But, while she reels from all they've lost, her life is on the line and her only focus is staying alive.
Katina has something that others want badly enough to make them risk anything to get, no matter how evil their plan, no matter who they have to kill to get it…
Now I’ll take something from him—something irreplaceable.
But even when Joseph doubles the amount of money he owes me, I don’t give her up.
Nope. I have an image to maintain.
So I keep her.
And I’m not giving her up.
Slade thinks Trinity has dropped the subject of seeing a fertility specialist, but when he least expects it she brings it up again. Slade doesn’t have a choice but to go through with it. But what’s responsible for his hesitance? Does he really think it’s just a waste of time? Or is there another reason?
Arsen has an epiphany at the most random time. Staring at Silke across the table, he realizes something he should have noticed a long time ago.
Cayson and Skye are as rocky as ever. Cayson still claims he’s innocent but Skye refuses to believe him. What happens when their secret leaks out to the rest of the group? Will it be World War III?
Conrad deals with the fact Beatrice is busy all the time, and he keeps a straight face as he supports her even though he misses her. On a rare night out, Beatrice makes a suggestion Conrad doesn’t expect.
Slade and Trinity go on vacation to Florida, but their trip turns out not to be as relaxing as they hoped.
Arsen is still working hard to put his life back together, but when he accidentally breaks one of Ryan’s rules, he fears he’ll be kicked out for good. Will Ryan forgive him? Or will this be the end of his help?
Silke gets to know Pike better, and realizes he’s an old soul. He treats her well and makes her happy. But Arsen comes into her mind at the most random times. She begins to wonder if he’ll ever really leave.
When widowed deputy sheriff Rory Watson buys a neglected ranch in desperate need of repairs and a homey touch, he realizes how much he misses the companionship marriage offers. His brother found a bride and happiness with an advertisement. Maybe he can too. But Rory gets more than he bargained for when Gina arrives, baby on her hip.
Rory can forgive a lot, but Gina never mentioned a baby. His instinct is to send her home, but his uneasy conscience insists she stay–temporarily. Gradually, Rory discovers that Gina’s smile, love of country life, and can-do attitude wake up something he never knew was dormant, and the chubby baby reminds him of how much he once wanted a family.
Can a down-on-her-luck woman find the home she’s always wanted with a man afraid to love again?
Trinity receives an unexpected visitor in her office. While nothing harmful comes to pass she can’t shake off the feeling that’s settled in her bones. Is the past really behind her? Or was that just the beginning?
Roland and Heath enjoy their honeymoon in Switzerland, but the bliss comes to a halt when Roland notices something that he can’t ignore.
"Life is LIFE. The feels, the ups and downs, the tears, the laughs and oh the feelings that this story evoked in me!!"
–White Hot Reads
"There was no other rating I could give this one but 5 stars. It was everything I hoped it would be and so much more."
–My Time Out Book Blog
"It was intense, scary, breathtaking, suspenseful the whole package."
–Bookworm's Book Blog
"There was no other rating I could give this one but 5 stars. It was everything I hoped it would be and so much more. I am now waiting impatiently for the next instalment!!!"
–My Time Out Book Blog
Maria De La Torre is a survivor. Her life has not been paved with streets of gold…but with blood and sacrifice. She may have been there for her soul sister in the Trinity Trilogy but this story is about her life. The life she chooses. The same life someone from her past is trying to take away.
Elijah is the last man in the entire world Maria should be with. He’s a dark, gritty, lawless bounty hunter—the exact opposite of the man she loved and lost, the man who gave up everything for her. Only Elijah is not the type of guy to back down. He’s used to getting what he wants and he’s set his sights on the raven-haired seductress.
Time is not on Maria and Elijah’s side. There’s a new threat to the soul sister, one Maria never thought she’d have to face again. And this time, the stakes are life and death.
Maria quickly learns that the things she wants most in this lifetime may just be the things that have the power to destroy her.
He still calls me his wife even though I don't remember our wedding day.
He said he'll never give up on me. Not now. Not ever.
Somehow, I forgave him for what he did in the past. But I'm not sure if I can do it again.
But he's not giving me much choice.
Skye eats like a horse like usual, but when someone makes a joke that she might be pregnant, Cayson stiffens in fear. When he bluntly asks her if she is, her answer is no. But Cayson isn’t convinced.
Arsen and Silke are starting a new relationship, and their compatibility and playfulness are back. Arsen can’t believe he finally found the two women he loves more than anything, and he can’t imagine his life getting any better than it already is. But is Silke ready for the level of commitment he wants. Or does she still need more time?
Slade asks Arsen to hang out since he assumes they’ll be brothers-in-law someday. They play basketball together, eat together, and even talk about playing music together. But how will Cayson feel about Slade’s new best friend? Will this raise tensions?
Clementine tries to stay strong and steer clear of Ward, but what will she do when he surprises her at a show? Wills she push him away like she wants? Or will she cave because she simply can’t resist him?
Injured in the line of duty,
His orders are simple:
But when a frightened woman bursts into his life, Hugh and his K9 companion have no choice but to risk everything to keep her safe.
The sole witness to a horrific crime, Kaylee Ramay flees to the Colorado Rockies to start a new life. There she becomes Grace, a dog kennel employee desperately trying to avoid attention-especially from dangerously attractive K9 Officer Hugh Murdoch.
Because Hugh is tall, dark...and nothing but trouble.
Hugh is anxious to get back in the field after an act of heroism left him warming the bench.
Until then, he and his K9 partner Lexi spend their hours teasing the town's mysterious newcomer. But when their simmering attraction is nearly cut short by a sniper's bullet, Hugh's mystery woman must come clean about the secrets she keeps...
Or both of them will pay the price.
"Gripping suspense, unique heroines, sexy heroes." —CHRISTINE FEEHAN, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author
Rocky Mountain K-9 Unit Series:
Run to Ground (Book 1)
On the Chase (Book 2)
Survive the Night (Book 3)
Through the Fire (Book 4)
What People Are Saying:
"I love Ruggle's characters. They're sharply drawn, and vividly alive. I'm happy when they find each other. These are wonderful escapist books."—CHARLAINE HARRIS, #1 New York Times Bestselling author of the Sookie Stackhouse series
"Sexy and suspenseful, I couldn't turn the pages fast enough."—JULIE ANN WALKER, New York Times and USA Today Bestselling Author for Hold Your Breath
"Chills and thrills and a sexy slow-burning romance from a terrific new voice."—D.D. AYRES, author of the K-9 Rescue Series for Hold Your Breath
Conrad runs into an old enemy, but this becomes a serious problem when Lexie is alongside him. How will he get out of this one?
Now London is officially mine. She's sassy, feisty, and she still tells me off when I have her under my thumb.
I love it.
Now I have a deal with the Barsetti brothers, Josephine is still pining for me, and revenge is heavy on my mind. I'm not sure what to do with London now that I'm not gonna kill her.
But I'm certainly not going to fall in love with her.
Slade finally decides to meet with Don Murray, and the meeting takes an unexpected turn.
Arsen and Silke are struggling more than ever. Just when Arsen thinks he got her back with a tender kiss, a deathblow is sent his way. Silke goes on a date—with someone else.
Ward and Clementine prepare for their upcoming nuptials, but their plans are stalled—with a surprise.
Roland and Jasmine hang out at a bar, and they talk about their own relationships. Jasmine insists Roland needs to come out and tell the truth. Heath doesn’t deserve to be a dirty secret. Roland knows this is true but will that change anything?
Reid is loving his time with Jasmine, and when they go out for a night of bowling, he thinks she might be the one. But her random indifference at the end of the night throws him off. Why does she always assume he wants to leave? Why does she always assume he’s not interested? Is there something more she isn’t sharing?
Slade and Trinity prepare for their wedding, but they both have different ideas of what they want. Skye and Cayson help the planning but it usually leads to fights.
Clementine finally agrees to come clean about her relationship to Ward but what will Cayson’s reaction be?
Sean goes home to his loving wife, but disaster strikes in the most unexpected way. What will happen to his family because of it?
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.
Rebel has been haunting Daniel's apartment, looking for a friend of hers who's missing. When the bodies start piling up, she's terrified her friend will be the next victim. But Rebel's isn't the type to sit on her hands and wait for the worst to happen--ex-SEAL or no ex-SEAL.
She makes it clear that if Saul doesn't get out of her way, she'll run right over him.
Maybe to other people, that would be a threat. To Saul, it's a promise he wants her to keep…preferably before the messy situation with their friends blows up and takes them all out.
"Sorry Christian and Gideon, there’s a new heartthrob for you to contend with. Meet Talon. Talon Steel." -Booktopia
"Possession brings Talon Steel's story to a conclusion, wrapping up a thrilling mystery intertwined with some amazingly hot sex scenes... the buildup to the protagonists discovery keeps the pages moving at a rapid-fire pace. " -RT Book Reviews
"I'm dead from the strongest book hangover ever. Helen exceeded every expectation I had for this book. It was heart pounding, heartbreaking, intense, full throttle genius. " -Tina at Bookalicious Babes Blog
"WOAH. Helen Hardt has truly blown me away with this series. It is dark, emotional, intense, horrifying, and utterly beautiful all mixed together. " -Pretty Little Book Reviews
"Such a beautiful torment - the waiting, the anticipation, the relief that only comes briefly before more questions arise, and the wait begins again... Check. Mate. Ms. Hardt..." -Bare Naked Words
"The love scenes are beautifully written and so scorching hot I’m fanning my face just thinking about them." -The Book Sirens
Jade Roberts’s love for Talon Steel is the real deal, and she’s more determined than ever to help him come to grips with whatever is haunting him. To that end, she continues her investigation of the Steels…and unknowingly attracts some dangerous foes from their shrouded history.
Talon loves Jade deeply and longs to possess her forever, so he faces his worst fears and exposes his rawest wounds in an attempt to heal. The road is icy and treacherous, but if he perseveres and comes out whole on the other side, he’ll finally be worthy of Jade’s love.
The untamed passion between the two still blazes, but as the horrors of Talon’s past resurface, Jade and Talon aren’t safe…
Slade prepares to ask Trinity to marry him, but when they run into each other at Mega Shake, Trinity breaks down and asks for him to take her back. She’ll never love another man as long as she lives, and she may as well be with the person she really wants even if she isn’t married. Will Slade accept her offer and get out of marriage altogether? Or will he still propose?
Clementine and Ward work through their relationship, but when Ward finally decides to tell her parents the truth, whether she wants him to or not, tensions run high. They butt heads and an explosive fight unleashes. Will Ward walk away? And if he does, will Clementine follow him?
"The chemistry in Melt is explosive!" - RT Book Reviews
"Melt has earned a solid place at the top of my MUST-READ list! " -Angel Payne, USA Today bestselling author
"Just when you have one question answered more are brought to life keeping you one the edge of your seat page after page." -Wicked Babes Blog
"Helen has given us a series with men that will not only Melt your heart, they will heat up your soul." -The Book Fairy Reviews
"Ms. Hardt has continued to weave her web in this installment, and the results are every bit as good…or perhaps better…than what we have seen so far. With every answer, there is another question. " -Bare Naked Words
"Melt. That is definitely a proper name for this book. Not only did I melt many times while reading it, I also went up in flames." -Tina at Bookalicious Babes Blog
Jonah Steel is intelligent, rich, and hard-working. As the oldest of his siblings, he was charged by his father to protect them.
He failed in the worst way.
Dr. Melanie Carmichael has her own baggage. Although the renowned therapist was able to help Jonah’s brother, she is struggling with feelings of inadequacy. When the oldest Steel walks into her office seeking solace, she can’t turn her back.
As Melanie and Jonah attempt to work through their issues together, desperately trying to ignore the desire brewing between them, ghosts from both their pasts surface…and danger draws near.
But in the BDSM world, loyalties run as deep as kinky passions.
Sir Thane Davis is determined to save his Russian brother, but must call on those at the Center to execute his plan.
Clinging to hope, Brie trusts the sexy sadist will keep his promise to her.
Rytsar is not a man to go down easily, but a sacrifice must be made if he is to survive...
Arsen and Silke are worse than ever, and when Arsen asks for Ryan’s help he doesn’t get the answer he wants. He’ll have to fix this on his own. But will he be able to? Does Silke love him enough to give him another clean slate? Or has she done that one too many times?
Conrad continues his immoral lifestyle, juggling several girls at once and keeping a relationship with the infamous Georgia Price. But what happens when the tabloids spot them together and make them first-page news?
Arsen isn’t himself, and he’s more lost than he’s ever been before. Finding something in his mother’s old closet causes Arsen to question everything—including himself.
Slade and Trinity continue trying to have a baby but everything doesn’t go according to plan.
Dee and Theo spend more time together, but Slade says something that might put a halt to their developing relationship.
"WOAH. Helen Hardt has truly blown me away with this series. It is dark, emotional, intense, horrifying, and utterly beautiful all mixed together. "
-Pretty Little Book Reviews
"The love scenes are beautifully written and so scorching hot I’m fanning my face just thinking about them."
-The Book Sirens
Jonah Steel has fallen in love with Melanie Carmichael but refuses to make a commitment until he has solved the mystery of his family’s past. A new threat has surfaced, and he needs to eliminate it.
Melanie loves Jonah but has yet to surrender completely to his needs. Still, she wants a promise that he can't yet make. While the ghosts of her past still hover around her, she joins him on his quest for answers. Together, they vow to find the truth.
But the deeper they dig, the more danger they uncover…
Trinity is still afraid to walk the streets alone, and Slade walks her home every night. While Slade doesn’t mind doing this for his wife, he doesn’t want her to feel that way. So he decides to teach her self-defense.
Cayson tells Sean he’s planning on leaving for a three-month journey, but Sean isn’t happy. Actually, he’s downright mad. How will he handle the situation?
Clementine fears Jeremy will ruin her life by telling her family the truth. With every passing day she waits for the inevitable. Will it come to pass? Or will Ward figure out a way to stop it?
I've lost years of my life, years of memories.
He tells me we've been happily married for years, but I despise him so much that I can't believe that.
How did he get me to fall in love with him the first time?
And how does he expect to do it a second time?
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.
Roland and Heath are getting to know each other in a new way, and just when things are going great, Conrad stops by the apartment and asks Roland to go out. Will Roland continue to hide Heath? Or has this lie gone on long enough?
Trinity refuses to speak to her father, and despite Slade’s attempts to put them back together, she remains angry with Mike. Claiming she never wants to see him ever again, she avoids him and plans a cheap wedding with Slade. But will she change her mind?
Silke stays away from Arsen because his reappearance in her life only causes her pain. She never had the chance to tell him how much he hurt her, and now all she can think about was the heartache he caused. Will Arsen be able to regain any trust? Even her friendship?
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.
Slade and Trinity remain broken up but they can’t stay away from each other. Every time they run into each other, the tensions run high. Everyone can feel it. Casual meetings turn into passionate nights. Slade wants them to continue but Trinity fights to keep him away.
Skye and Cayson are ostracized from one another as they help their best friends. The time apart is unbearable but they pull through.
Conrad deals with his break up, and when an unexpected visitor stops by, he isn’t sure what to think.
Roland is falling more for Heath with every passing day, but being supportive of Conrad keeps them apart. Thankfully, Heath understands.
Cayson and Skye are returning to their passionate romance, but Cayson still loathes Sean. After Skye tries talking to him about it, it backfires. She involves Slade, but will Slade have another ingenious plan up his sleeve?
Arsen and Silke finally put the past behind them and move forward. After a romantic evening with just the two of them everything seems right again. But what happens when Arsen falls under difficult times? Will he keep his promise to Silke or will he use his third strike?
"Made my heart stop in my chest. Helen has given us such a heartbreakingly beautiful series." -Tina at Bookalicious Babes Blog
"Each book unfolds leaving readers feeling immensely satisfied." -Pretty Little Books Blog
"Helen outdid herself with Burn." -My Girlfriend's Couch Blog
Jonah Steel is knee deep into trying to solve the mystery surrounding his family and his brother’s abduction, and the arrival of his best friend has complicated the situation…although not as much as his infatuation with his brother’s therapist, Dr. Melanie Carmichael. The quiet humility of the blond beauty has him enthralled, and he burns for her as he never has for any woman.
Melanie Carmichael is intelligent and driven, yet filled with regret. She has fallen in love with gorgeous Jonah Steel, but fears she may never be able to tell him. The demons from her past have come for her…and she may not get out alive.
Sean has an interview with a reporter, and when he learns that the press knows Roland is gay it complicates his life. His company and reputation are on the line. But what will Sean do? Will he stand by his son and support him? Or will he put his company first?
Conrad is happy with Lexie, and he begins to fall harder for her. Expensive gifts and tender words of love are always directed at her. When Mike pressures Conrad to seal the deal and get down on one knee, Conrad says he’s not ready for it. And when he mentions she’s infertile, Mike’s attitude completely changes.
Cayson and Skye hear back from the realtor, but the news isn’t good.
"Always, Vi," he told me before crushing his lips against mine.
I gave him a part of me I can never get back that night. Even worse, I gave him my heart.
That was four years ago. Back when I was young and naive. Back when I thought we’d always be together.
He dumped me right after graduation and left me to join the military. He said I shouldn’t wait for him; it didn’t matter that I wanted to. I would have waited for him forever, but he threw me away and left me here in this small town.
Now he’s home and says he wants me back. Second chances don’t work in love. No matter how much I wish I could erase what’s happened since he’s been gone... no matter how much I think of falling back into his arms…
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