Life is hard. Life leaves you beaten, broken...alone. Then one day, a stranger touches your hand and you feel something intense, unforgettable, but yet, you want to forget. You need to forget. It’s safer than believing in things you’ve decided don’t exist. You know all about shattered promises and lost hope. You know them so much better than you know this excited, warm, wonderful feeling, and it scares you. He scares you, but he also makes you feel alive again. He makes you realize you haven’t really been living. You’re surviving and you fear he’s the one who’ll make you forget how to keep doing it. But what if he’s the one who changes everything?
**Every 1001 Dark Nights novella is a standalone story. For new readers, it’s an introduction to an author’s world. And for fans, it’s a bonus book in the author’s series. We hope you'll enjoy each one as much as we do.**
“Mistress Angelique” Book Six
Brent had all intentions of getting his brother Bazil away from Master Dante. So when he learned Bazil will be accompanying Dante to Mistress Angelique's castle, Brent poses as a client to gain access. Brent is surprise to learn that Mistress Angelique has a harem of male slaves, all of them follow her every command. Brent soon realizes that getting Bazil out of this castle will be no easy task. On top of that Bazil has no desire to leave Dante. Brent will have to come to terms with his brother’s fascination with Master Dante, and learn just what one little woman can do to him, especially if that woman is Mistress Angelique...
“Wrath’s Lust” Book Seven
What if the life that used to bring you so much happiness no longer seemed to fit?
This was the question Wrath was faced with. He thought he found his place in the world when he met Master Drake. But seeing Lust all tied up waiting for him to dominate her, Wrath wasn't sure being Drake's submissive was what he wanted anymore.
Xanthos invited Master Drake and Master Dante to his Mediterranean Manor where he has graciously offered to host Rapture's naming, although Xanthos has several ulterior motives for doing this. Having no choice but to follow Master Drake to Xanthos' Manor, Wrath is forced to face Master Dante again and relive old memories.
“Master Drake” Book Eight
Drake comes back to his island after his stay with Xanthos. He misses his three pets Rapture, Wrath, and Lust. But Drake is the Master of this island and must hide his pain. Only Jessica, his beloved wife can help him adjust. Drake must train two new pets that Michael has brought him to replace Rapture and Wrath. Plus he has agreed to help train Jade, Master Nikolai’s submissive.
“Love Thy Master” Book Nine
Gina heard these words many times from Michael. But she knew in her heart that he was her only Master. After living a lie for the last twenty years, Gina had no intention of just letting Michael go. Even though he trained her to be with Master Drake, he was the one she wanted to be with.
“Master Nikolai” Book Ten
Rose Tyler and Jacob Smith have worked together for a few years now. Rose writes the words and Jacob takes the pictures. They have grown to love each other like brother and sister. Now Rose has decided she wants to write a book about the Master/slave lifestyle and as always Jacob is there to help her. She met a man who only went by the name Xanthos on an earlier assignment. What he had to say about the Master/slave lifestyle is what set her on this path. Her and Jacob try to meet with Master Drake, Dante and Nikolai and are met with resistance. Rose convinces Xanthos to help her to get into Master Nikolai's home where she will pretend to be a submissive for research for her book. Meanwhile, Jacob manages to get invited to Master Drake’s island. Unlike Rose, Jacob will not pretend to be a submissive, but instead go as a reporter looking to research this lifestyle.
I’ve done what no other woman has: I’ve made the legendary Hunter Carlisle make a compromise. I have a toehold into his solitary life.
Unfortunately, the pain of his past still lingers.
When we’re forced to go to a work conference out of state, secrets emerge. Damaging secrets that shut him down and make him push me away.
Somehow I have to make him confront the past or I’ll lose him forever.