Sophie Randal had loved her husband, but had to run away from him. He was simply too wonderful and she loved him too much. Unfortunately, she knew that he'd married her only out of pity after her father died and her heart ached to be so in love with a man who barely tolerated her.
She just forgot one little detail about her husband. He didn't like to lose. Anything.
Jason Randal had searched everywhere for Sophie after she'd left him. He couldn't believe it when he found her in a tiny village working as a gardener! Bringing her back was easy enough. The real challenge was showing her that he loved her.
Could Sophie trust in herself and Jason's love? Was she strong enough to be the woman he saw underneath her shy exterior? She certainly wants to try!
Viktor thought that the lovely garden nursery owner was amazing. So when she’d come back to him with an offer to sell her land to him, he wasn’t buying. Nope – he offered marriage instead. When the lovely lady quickly rejected his offer, he decided it was time to show her that he was serious. As a man always in charge, he was determined to get his way on this negotiation.
Little did he know that Hayden wasn’t one to give in so easily.
Arriving in New Orleans for her friend’s wedding, Jane’s calamitous coffee run morphs into a tempestuous introduction to the devastatingly handsome Detective Tony Shaw. Always one to play by the rules, Jane isn’t sure how to handle Detective Tony’s brazen interest.
Between being in her friend’s wedding together and investigating the murder – plus the allure of opposites attracting – the ending was inevitable.
Passionate Mystery - Becca and Alex’s Story
Oh, the delicious possibilities that the handsome man presents! But only for a week. Alex Beauchamp was a native of New Orleans while Becca was a New York City woman – determined to conquer all obstacles. But during her week in New Orleans, she didn’t want to face any obstacles. She wanted Alex.
Alex was thoroughly amused that the dark-haired beauty had mistaken his profession. Unfortunately, untangling her misunderstanding would be more difficult than he’d anticipated.
The Seductive Truth - Talia and Stephen’s Story
A conservative republican and a liberal democrat. Oil and water. Cats and dogs. Two worlds that should never comingle. And yet, Tallia couldn’t seem to resist Stephen’s charm, wit and his brilliance, even though he spouted the opposing political views from her own.
Stephen took one look at the beautiful woman and knew that her bleeding heart ideas weren’t going to get in the way. He dismissed her political views and only saw the brilliant, beautiful, witty woman.
Doing the Right Thing - Lillian and George’s Story
A week before her wedding, Lillian realizes that she isn’t in love with her fiancé, Phillip. But what she felt for her business partner….? Now, her feelings for George were a completely different issue.
George had tried to keep away, but flaring tempers turned to a passionate embrace. And a whole lot more!
Making her Smile - Phillip and Marie’s Story
Marie had been in love with her boss ever since the first week she’d started working for him. But he was engaged. Off limits.
And then he wasn’t! How had it happened that she was in the Caribbean – with Phillip!? He was supposed to be here with his new bride but Lillian was married to someone else and…Okay, Marie wasn’t sure what was going on.
In love with a prince is a horrible state of affairs for a commoner. Especially when he's your boss.
Tara Jacobs smothers her feelings of love for Prince Maximillian, determined to find someone else who can share her life with. Someone more realistic than mooning over a prince.
Max finds in Tara everything he could possibly want in both his wife and the future queen. She's intelligent, beautiful, loyal and amazingly sexy! When he finally realizes that she feels the same intense attraction towards him that he has been fighting for her, he's determined to convince her that she's perfect for both roles.
Jason was livid that Emma’s father had information about his past and wouldn’t divulge the answer until he married Emma – a woman whose reputation was worse than his own. And he had to produce a child with this woman?
So be it! He’d do anything to get that information, even marry a woman who had apparently slept with any man that crossed her path.
But as he got to know the gentle beauty, he discovered that she was nothing like her father. She was kind and sweet, generous to a fault. And he was falling in love with his enemy’s daughter!
Emma is desperate. She needs money and she needs it fast. Banks have turned her down so her only option is her billionaire ex-husband. What she's not prepared for are his terms he will demand.
Dimitri sees his wife for the first time in three years and is furious that she still has the ability to make his body ache to possess her. When she asks prettily for him to co-sign on her loan, he refuses. Instead, he'll give her the money. In return, she will share his bed and bear him a child.
What neither anticipates is that the love they'd previously shared will ignite once again and throw them into the flames of passion. The heat of their desire is too strong for them to deny.
Conservative and serious Carlo Attracelli vows he’ll never fall into the gentle grip of love. Then he meets the outrageously dressed and shockingly outspoken Kate Avril and all of his previous priorities and carefully laid plans are blown away.
Kate is torn between her loyalty to Jamison’s, which helped her mother after her father left them, and the devastatingly attractive Carlo who is out to assimilate Jamison’s into the faceless ATI conglomerate. To Kate, he is the enemy, albeit the most handsome enemy she’d ever had the privilege to meet.
In the midst of their struggle, Kate discovers that the current owner of Jamison’s, whose motives she thought were pure, is in fact the true enemy. He is involved in stock manipulation and is trying to embarrass Carlo and steal millions from ATI. In a flash, her righteous indignation finds a new target and her loyalty, and her love, belong to Carlo.
Sal Attracelli met Laci Anderson three years ago at his brother’s wedding. At the time, he had thought she was too young for him. But the memory of her trembling in his arms during their one dance would not leave him. Now, he was out to win her heart and was willing to enact an elaborate ruse in order to bring her closer.
For Laci, the impression Sal left at the wedding had made him impossible to forget. But now he was pursuing Laci with all the charm and sex appeal he had at his disposal, which was considerable. At first, Laci refused involvement with the sexy CEO, but he tore down her defenses. Her job and its responsibilities are swept away by the mad passion he inflames within her made. All that is left is her new dream of enfolding herself within the arms of a forbidden man.