Parker Knight lived and lost his dream. Now he works for his family’s business, wearing a suit and pretending to be happy. A weekend away to plan a corporate retreat turns into a revelation when he lays eyes on Emily Stevens, the sexy owner of a small inn that’s seen better days. One look at Emily and the run down bed and breakfast and suddenly Parker has a purpose. He turns his short stay into a longer one, intending to act on the intense chemistry and desire that runs hot between them. While there, he plans to give Emily and her father’s inn a much needed infusion of cash and manpower.
Coming off an emotionally abusive marriage, Emily has an immediate bias against suave, city guys … But despite the slick exterior, Emily discovers Parker is sweet, charming and eager to help. And when she caves to their incredible passion, she discovers he makes her feel just as good in bed as out. Yet no matter how hot they burn or how well they mesh, Parker’s time with her has an expiration date. And Emily has an ex who refuses to accept that their relationship is over.
Parker isn’t a man who gives up. Sweet, sexy Emily Stevens is his chance to reclaim his life. He wants to take care of this woman who makes him feel … everything. If only he could figure out how to merge his two lives, everything would be perfect. But when her ex makes his move, Parker realizes what’s important. He only hopes he isn’t too late.
Ethan Knight is managing an empire. After his deceased wife’s betrayal, he trusts no one but his family and he is especially wary of women. But when a favor leads to Ethan meeting sexy, driven Sienna Dare at a black tie corporate event, his interest is piqued along with his desire. He tells himself it’s just one time and allows his infamous control to slip as he joins her for an unforgettable night in bed.
Sienna Dare is seeking the key to her future, trying to figure out what will make her happy when she is introduced to Ethan Knight, a strong, domineering man who she is attracted to and can not resist. The problem? Ethan has a billion dollar contract with Sienna’s brother at stake, a brother who won’t take it well when he finds out his business associate bedded his much younger sister. And Sienna’s family has just united after painful family drama. Sienna no longer wants to be the cause of other people’s anger, pain and loss.
With the financial and emotional stakes so high, Ethan has to decide what is more important, the company he runs or the woman he loves. And when he discovers Sienna is pregnant with his child, all prior uncertainties come to an end and Ethan must prove to Sienna that she is the woman he wants and she will always come first in his life.
A STANDALONE Dare / Knight Crossover Novel
Watching Juliette Collins blossom outside of her father’s shadow for the first time is an experience he wasn’t counting on and soon Braden’s brand of protection becomes a little too personal. He’s mixing business with pleasure and lying to a woman he cares about.
After discovering her father’s secret, a family she never knew about, Juliette is eager to discover everything else she’s missed in her sheltered life—including the hot, muscular guy that seems to be everywhere she looks.
But what happens when she discovers his secret? That he’s been paid to watch over her all along?