Even while she questions her subconscious mind, a mundane event sets her on a collision course with a man who makes her knees go weak and proceeds to turn her preconceived notions of reality upside down and inside out by pulling her into a shadowy, violent world where her dreams threaten to become an all too real nightmare.
WARNING: Contains graphic language and explicit sex scenes (M/F).
LENGTH: Novella (21,700 words)
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Now, a new lost soul in Vandevere Cemetery has reached out to Audrey for help.
Meredith Hayden was kidnapped and murdered fifty years ago, her killer long ago caught and buried in Potter's Field.
Always intrigued about a new mystery to solve, Audrey and her husband, Jake, seek the help of ex-Chief of Police Arlo Skinner, who arrested Meredith's killer in nineteen forty-six. Not only does Arlo shed light on the circumstances surrounding Meredith's death, but also shares some surprises about the past that affect Audrey and Jake's lives.
With Meredith's killer dead, why is she so desperately asking for help?
Meredith Hayden won't be at rest until her long buried secret is revealed.
Mateo Corona can tell that Justine is up to something. Following her around to confirm his suspicions isn't exactly a hardship—he'd follow her cute little butt pretty much anywhere. Control has always been his motto, but he thinks Justine's trying to steal his control along with his family's wealth. Even worse, she's also stealing his heart.
This sexy shapeshifter novelette includes a happily-ever-after as well as explicit love scenes and naughty language. It is intended for adults.
additional keywords: shifter, shapeshifter, mountain lion, cougar, espionage, Montana, forest, enemies to lovers, kidnapping, suspense
It was an innocent roll of film she found on the street. But when Jolee Wiley had it developed, hoping she might be able to find its owner from the pictures on it, she came face-to-face with a shocking impossibility.
Mike Owensby is an Archivist. A Dreams Keeper. The roll of film belongs to him. And the woman who found it may be the lover he has been seeking all his life.
His cover blown by someone on the inside, Sergio Ramirez knows hospitals, the station house and even his home are off limits to him. As should be the woman determined to help him, but it is snowing and cold outside, and Noelle is so very willing to share her body heat and work with him to generate even more.
Then the bad men catch up with him and this time they have guns.
WARNING: Graphic language and explicit sex scenes (M/F, anal sex).
LENGTH: Novelette (14,000 words)
But then her mother asks me to marry her.
I say yes.
Now this woman will be mine forever.
Maybe the prophecy really is true. I’m committing to a woman that will never love me in return.
But it was better to be her husband than allow someone else to take my place. It was better to conquer her body every night than be lonely with someone else.
At first, Sasha Michaels wants only his captive’s professional expertise and contacts to track down the man who attacked his sister. Then Cleo wakes up and stirs something much more primitive within him. Neither understanding nor willing to accept her resistance, Sasha attempts to bind Cleo to him with sexual ties.
Their tentative relationship, however, is jeopardized by secrets on both sides…and a common enemy who is escalating in violence.
WARNING: Contains graphic language and explicit sex scenes
LENGTH: Novella (32,400 words)