When the patriarch Randall King is found dead, Detective Arabella Matthews will race the clock to stop the killer from striking again. Benton, the eldest of the King siblings, has to decide if he wants to cooperate with the feisty detective or conduct his own investigation. The more he finds out about his father—and the closer he gets to Arabella—the more he wants to keep her safe. But the killer has different plans . . .
Celia Aaron is a USA Today bestselling author and recovering attorney who loves romance. Dark to light, angsty to funny, real to fantasy—if it’s hot and strikes her fancy, she writes it. Thanks for reading.
I’ve decided to lay myself bare. To tell the truth for once in my hollow life, no matter how dark it gets. And I can assure you, it will get so dark that you’ll find yourself feeling around the blackened corners of my mind, seeking a door handle that isn’t there.
Don’t mistake this for a confession. I neither seek forgiveness nor would I accept it. My sins are my own. They keep me company. Instead, this is the true tale of how I found her, how I stole her, and how I lost her.
She was a damsel, one who already had her white knight. But every fairy tale has a villain, someone waiting in the wings to rip it all down. A scoundrel who will set the world on fire if that means he gets what he wants. That’s me.
I’m the bad guy.
Author's Note: This is a full-length romance with dark themes.
The longer I remain trapped with him, the more I come to suspect that I'm not the only captive in his brother's home. Andrés' scars go deeper than the wicked furrows carved into his flesh, his pain reflected in the dark demands he imposes upon me. His obsession is twisted and wrong, but maybe I'm twisted, too.
Do I want to be rescued from him? Or is he the one who truly needs saving?
Note: This book can be read as a standalone dark romance novel. The suggested reading order for the Captive Series is as follows:
Claiming My Sweet Captive
Captive Ever After
The years have taken their toll. Can Ryker put his world back together?
In the Special Forces, weakness isn't an option.
But everyone has a breaking point. After eighteen months of torture in an Afghan prison, Ryker escaped Hell.
Six years later, alone and lost, he can't find his way back, and people are counting on him.
Tough guys can't ask for help.
And the nightmares are tearing him apart.
Wren Kane is a world-class hacker focused on one thing--fulfilling her brother's dying wish. She's alone, determined, and stubborn, despite the demons she battles every single day.
A chance meeting brings Wren and Ryker together, and she sees through his tough exterior to the pain he carries deep inside.
Will Ryker let her in?
You'll love this slow burn, dark military romance because there's something about a broken man that's unforgettable.
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WARNING: Contains mentions of illegal drug use and brief threats of sexual violence.
*Each book in this high-action and emotional romantic suspense series can be read as a standalone.
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Thomas Gallo has been living undercover with the Sun Devils MC for far too long. He’s lost track of his life, becoming absorbed in the excess and violence surrounding him. The only bright light in the darkness is Roxanne, a stripper born and raised as a member of the club.
When his assignment with the MC draws to a close, he needs to make a decision— either walk away from Roxanne forever, or take her from the only life she’s ever known
But unveiling his true identity may jeopardize more than just his life.
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