But Marc isn’t the only one with thoughts of revenge. There is a vicious shooter in town that is looking to settle a score of their own. Marc and Lily must race to discover who is trying to the tables on them before its too late.
Griffin Powers has been fascinated with Helen since the first moment he saw a photo of her. The former wallflower is ready to bloom and he doesn’t want to miss a minute of it. Yet despite his intense attraction to her, Helen isn't willing to let him in. She's finally in charge of her life and she doesn't want to give up control. Lucky for her, Griffin is more than willing to let Helen be the one in power. He just has to convince of her to release her fears.
Once he does, Helen and Griffin experiment with all her hidden desires. But Griffin wants more than just a sexual partner; he wants Helen in his life forever.
Terrance always had a special place in his heart for Nichelle. Her fiery temper turns him on as much as her sexy little body, but he's not the only one who's drawn to her. When Terrance's ex-partner, Alejandro Ortez, arrives in town, the adventurous duo soon discovers two's company but three's a whole lot of fun.
Things are never as good as they seem. And no one knows better than Alejandro. He just can't understand how the two of them can be so open and willing to include him in their relationship. Although he enjoys sharing Nichelle with Terrance, he doesn't believe a relationship like theirs can last. He's willing to give his body but not his soul.
Unfortunately for him, Nichelle wants it all. And what Nichelle wants, she gets.
Steven Weller has no intention of allowing Samantha to continue her farce of an engagement. There is no doubt in his mind that she loves him as much as he loves her. Needs him as much as he needs her. Everything between them is explosive, always has been--especially the hot, sweaty, down and dirty sex. He knows it. She knows it. The problem is getting her to admit it.
When Steven discovers that Sammy’s being stalked, he’ll stop at nothing to protect his woman. Time is running out and they need to find the stalker before he makes his next move. Now, Steven and Sammy have to face their past...to preserve their future.
From the outside, perpetual good girl Edith would appear to be the last person in the world who'd attend a key party, let alone throw one. But after countless years trapped in a loveless marriage, Edith is willing to try anything for a chance at passion, even if it's only for one night.
Years ago, Grady walked away from love because he wanted to do the right thing. The key party afforded him an opportunity to correct that mistake. This time he was going to choose the woman he loved, no matter what society thought. He had a plan, he had a secret, and he had an offer he hoped Edith would want to take him up on.
Now, all he had to do was get her to pick his key.
Everything isn't always what it seems, and no one knows that better than Lennon. Yes he keeps to himself, but it's not for the reason Gillian thinks. Still, he can't help but be amused Gillian thinks he's shy. He may not be as outgoing as the sexy woman is, but that doesn't mean he's dating deficient. In fact, he's had his eye on a special woman for a while now. Unfortunately Gillian lacks the ability to see beneath his good guy persona.
But if a bad boy is what she likes, Lennon has a few naughty skills up his sleeve that might help take the blinders off and prove to Gillian he's not so shy after all.
Roselyn's dad, Bishop Bellamy has never been too keen on his daughter living with a white man and if wasn’t for the fact he was madly in love with Roselyn, Clayton wouldn't care less about winning the closed-minded man’s approval. But he Is, so he does what any man would, he tries to persuade Bishop by taking on their family holiday tradition.
Roz is done with Kwanzaa. Although she loves her family dearly, she’s ready to start a few traditions of her own. She loves Clayton for trying, but his happiness is more important to her than her father’s.
Still, Clayton persists with his Kwanzaa plans. He knows how important family is to Roz and he’s going to do everything in his power to make this a holiday she doesn’t forget -- in public and in private. There are seven principals and therefore seven days to convince Bishop of his devotion to Roz and her family, because on the seventh day Clayton plans to ask for her hand in marriage.