Alana Albertson is an award winning Latina author, the former President of Romance Writers of America's Contemporary Romance, Chick Lit, and Young Adult chapters. She holds a Masters of Education from Harvard and a Bachelor of Arts in English from Stanford. A recovering professional ballroom dancer, Alana currently writes new adult romantic suspense, young adult, and contemporary romance. She lives in San Diego, California, with her husband, two sons, and five dogs. When she's not spending her time needlepointing, dancing, or saving dogs from high kill shelters through her rescue Pugs N Roses, she can be found watching episodes of House Hunters, Homeland, or Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making the Team. Please visit her website at www.alanaalbertson.com
6ix months since Mia transformed into another woman
5ive minutes since I learned she’d betrayed me.
4our times I’ve seen Joaquín in jail
Thre3 years ago Mia and I conceived a child
2wo days since she agreed to be mine forever.
1ne week since I laid eyes on my son.
Zer0 chance I’ll rest until I find him.
He’s out there and once I locate him, I’ll never let him go. He’s my flesh, my blood, my son. No one will stop me, not even Mia, no matter how she consumes me.
6ix months of my life have been wasted on a lie
5ive minutes since I learned the truth about my brother
4our hours ago Grant confessed to murder he didn’t commit
Thre3 years ago I was raped by a man I trusted
2wo days since I married the love of my life
1ne shot to rescue my son
Zer0 chance Grant can save me now
My son’s life is in danger and his survival depends on me pulling off the most important performance of my career. I must convince a psychopath that I covet him.
As a NCIS agent investigating the Teams, there is no margin for error. I have to maintain professionalism at all times. I didn’t count on being forced to work with the resident SEAL bad boy, Mitch Martinez. But opening up to Mitch is the key to unraveling the secrets of the Teams. Any sacrifice will be worth it if I can discover what happened to my sister. Mitch may tempt me, but I’ll never let him into my heart.
Smug is the first episode of Se7en Deadly SEALs, Season 2. This book is 22000 words and ends in a cliffhanger. The next episode in this season, Slack, will be released this summer. Season 2 can be read as a stand alone but does contain characters and information regarding Season 1. If you haven’t read Season 1, start the series for free! Conceit, Season 1, Episode 1, is free on all retailers.
Cin—Trace Bevins is a smoking hot, badass Marine. One look at his devilish smile, his fully sleeved tattoos, and his ripped body, and I know he’s way out of my league.
After all, I’m only a poor maid.
But when his date flakes, Trace invites me as his date to the Marine Corps Ball.
Trace and I share a passionate night, but I know that the fairy tale will have to end at midnight, and I will go back to my depressing reality.
But Trace makes me an offer I can’t refuse, and I agree to marry him under one condition—our marriage, just like the ball, has an expiration date.
Trace—Cin Cortez is unlike any woman I have ever met. She is kind, humble, and beautiful, but it doesn’t matter—I don’t want a girlfriend.
But when I find out that she’s about to be homeless, I can’t look the other way. As a single Marine, I live in the barracks—she can’t move in with me. Unless I marry her.
Though the marriage is fake, the feelings start becoming real.
I have to end this now before she realizes that I’m not whom she thinks I am and will never be her Prince Charming.
The Maid and The Marine is a full length standalone fake marriage romance based on Cinderella.
Grant Carrion has called my bluff, and now my life is in his hands.
Unfortunately for me, I can’t walk away from him, not when my brother’s life depends on it.
I never thought I would get back together with Grant, climb back in his bed.
But I’m not myself anymore.
Mia Cruz, the innocent girl he fell in love with, is gone forever.
I have transformed into a new woman. And she will never love anyone, not even Grant, again.
Deadly Lust was originally published as the novellas Carnal, Crave, and Consume. These books were 4, 5, & 6, in the Se7en Deadly SEALs serial.
This edition has been re-edited and is a full-length book of 50,000 words. It ends on a cliffhanger.
Cole “Rex” Kingston has saved his fair share of women over his time as a SEAL, but no mission has ever seemed as important as the one to find Avery Nelson. Digging the woman out of the rubble of a mountainside in Afghanistan hammers home to them both just how short life is, and they waste no time acting on their attraction, getting closer as Cole helps Avery deal with the aftermath of her ordeal.
But someone isn’t happy that Avery didn’t die in the mountains…and they’ll do anything to make sure she doesn’t live long enough to talk about what she might’ve heard and seen while deployed.
** Securing Avery is the 5th book in the SEAL of Protection: Legacy Series. Each book is a stand-alone, with no cliffhanger endings.
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