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Two In The Bush by Kelly Wallace Two In The Bush by Nov. 24, 2017 $2.99 48485 words
Melony Shepherd is a high-powered, high-strung attorney by day, reclusive emotional cripple by night. Searching for inner peace and true courage she takes Hunter McFadden's Alaskan Wilderness Survival Course. But will she make it through the sexy Scotsman's rugged course, while ignoring the instant attraction they feel toward one another?
The Boyfriend App by Mon D Rea The Boyfriend App by Nov. 24, 2017 $2.99 46999 words
Weeks before Valentine’s, seventeen-year-old Kate Lapuz goes through her first ever breakup, but soon she stumbles upon a mysterious new app called My Dream Boyfriend, an AI chatbot that has the ability to understand human feelings. Casually, she participates in the app’s trial run but finds herself immersed in the empathic conversations with her customizable virtual boyfriend, Ecto.
The Accidental Billionaire: Book Seven - Above and Beyond by Robert Hyull The Accidental Billionaire: Book Seven - Above and Beyond by Nov. 24, 2017 $0.99 40843 words Sample 20%
TAB returns again to continue his attempts to help others whilst also helping the most beautiful women into his bed. He decides he needs a bigger plane for his projected entourage and starts by hiring two maids and a translator. Not too surprisingly all three are nubile, attractive and available. He also finds time to finance a movie, shag a film star, add to his harem and trace a lost prince.
Overshadowed, A Shadows Trilogy Novella by Amy Hale Overshadowed, A Shadows Trilogy Novella by Nov. 24, 2017 $0.99 26878 words
If you're caught up on all the craziness that happened during Shadows of Deliveranc, get the rest of the story in Overshadowed. Brett has no direction in his life, until his brother's gifted girlfriend introduces him to Rachel. Rachel is a gifted young woman with a disastrous past, and an uncertrain future.Then Brett walks into her life and complicates if further.
Holiday Love by Liz Crowe Holiday Love by Nov. 24, 2017 $0.99 31890 words
Holiday Love: A Seasonal Novella of The Love Brothers Series—a family saga full of humor, heat, and heart…not to mention beer, bourbon, and basketball!
Mistletoe Magic (Spencer's Helpline 2) by Josette Reuel Mistletoe Magic (Spencer's Helpline 2) by Nov. 24, 2017 $1.99 15748 words Sample 20%
The Spencer and Associates’ crew are being introduced to the human holidays, but with Simone and Kat playing matchmaker, will everyone survive the ensuing mayhem? Can two interfering friends and a reluctant boyfriend overcome a centuries-old curse and push two of their friends together under the mistletoe?
Cita en Gramercy Park by Oscar Luis Rigiroli Cita en Gramercy Park by Nov. 24, 2017 $2.99 34862 words Sample 10%
Una arquitecta neoyorquina relacionada con una empresa de modas conoce en un avión a un hombre más joven. Ambos quedan marcados por el encuentro pero las circunstancias inmediatas separan sus caminos hasta que los recuerdos los inducen a reencontrarse en Gramercy Park. Una sucesión de alternativas en Nueva York, Venecia y París van consolidando su vínculo. Un romance agridulce que te encantará.
Drayden's Queen by J A Fleming Drayden's Queen by Nov. 24, 2017 $2.99 57982 words Sample 15%
What if society adopted a gruesome practice to keep the crown from tyranny? What if this practice became common? Queen Peydra knows what this is like on an intimate level. Subject to the curse, she refuses to submit to its inevitability. Follow her struggle as she grows after the loss of her parents, discovers how heavy the crown is and experiences the surprising loyalty of a secretive attendant.
The Bodyguard's Catch by Robyn Rychards The Bodyguard's Catch by Nov. 24, 2017 $0.99 17756 words Sample 20%
He broke her heart when he disappeared without a word. Is the love they still feel strong enough to overcome their past so they can have a future?
Thirsty by Nathaniel Christian IV Thirsty by Nov. 24, 2017 $1.99 2835 words Sample 15%
A mistress's startling revelation shatters plans for a wedding scheduled in two weeks.
In Passion and Blood by Stephani Hecht In Passion and Blood by Nov. 24, 2017 $5.99 34613 words
During a brutal war of vampire against vampire, Brenden and Dante mange to find love.
Downstroke by Desiree Holt Downstroke by Nov. 24, 2017 $4.99 97557 words Sample 20%
Caught up in the bitter wash of memories and the tension of an unknown killer in stalking mode, Charley Roper and Dallas Creed begin a roller coaster ride that is suspenseful, erotic and emotional. Is there love strong enough after twenty years to pull them back together
Falling for Lukas by Tatum Throne Falling for Lukas by Nov. 24, 2017 $2.99 29431 words
When the leader of the Fallen must marry, he chooses a human male. Will Lukas marry Kane or will he run? Detective Lukas Steele works with the Kenton Police Department. One evening he’s kidnapped and taken to an arena to fight for his life while vampires watch. When he’s saved by another vampire, he quickly discovers that his rescue comes at a price. Kane is the leader of the Fallen...
The Alyx Rayer Chronicles by S.J. Pierce The Alyx Rayer Chronicles by Nov. 23, 2017 $7.80 234345 words Sample 5%
"An intriguing tale of forbidden love." Alyx Rayer's existence in Atlanta, the eternally bustling capital of Georgia, is one of routine and blending in among the worker bees. But her 'normal' life is a facade for a higher calling. She's a three-hundred-year-old soul, sent from the darkness to capture her Marked when summoned by her superiors.
Scarred by Amy Sparks Scarred by Nov. 23, 2017 Free! 33618 words Read a sample
Imagine having a scar on your chest because of an accident you can never forget. Imagine having a scar on your heart because someone hurt you using love. Then, imagine finding someone who's just like you, someone who has been scarred just like you. Connor and Ava are these two people who have been scarred. The two together found a way to bring their scarred lives together, to make it whole again.
Love Unlimited by Michelle Tschantre' Love Unlimited by Nov. 23, 2017 $2.99 87827 words Sample 15%
Ed Long loaded his truck and set out for his parents’ home. A day later he’s working for Walter Short, owner of Precision Machine Specialties, whose life he saves! Walt’s daughter, Sydney, comes to Conyerville after getting Ed’s call. And in the dark of night she rides away with a man she has never met. Will Sydney stay after receiving a job offer elsewhere? And what does the IRS want anyway?
A Ghost by the Eel River by Nathan Grant A Ghost by the Eel River by Nov. 23, 2017 $2.50 31960 words Sample 10%
Scott James sadly returns the Eel River cabin he shared with his late partner Bill, and met a handsome bearded woodsman with a huge menacing axe. He discovers an art gallery and is stunned to see the woodsman enter introduced as artist Morgan Peters. Both men clearly feel the instant attraction between them. Can Scott move on from old memories or will they haunt his chance with Morgan?
Heart of the Holiday by Champagne Books Heart of the Holiday by Nov. 23, 2017 $6.99 82230 words Sample 20%
Five heartwarming tales of the holiday infused with the magic of the season.
Curvy When Wet (Heroes out of Uniform by Christa Wick Curvy When Wet (Heroes out of Uniform by Nov. 23, 2017 $2.99 17549 words
Annabelle spent the last four years studying to become a marine biologist. Now she's terrified of water following an accident. When Corwin, her secret crush and big, bad Navy SEAL, finds out about the sudden phobia, he insists on fixing her.
Dirty Sweet Curves (Heroes out of Uniform) by Christa Wick Dirty Sweet Curves (Heroes out of Uniform) by Nov. 23, 2017 $2.99 35747 words
Twice the size of other dirty dancers at Tuttle's Rubhouse, Rhea must win the audience over one jeering patron at a time, every time. She wants their money, not their admiration. With a debt she can never work off, Rhea is certain this is all life can ever be--until former soldier Thomas Wylie walks in wanting nothing more than the city's best pork rub and makes it his mission to prove Rhea wrong.
Curve Drill (Heroes out of Uniform) by Christa Wick Curve Drill (Heroes out of Uniform) by Nov. 23, 2017 $2.99 28682 words
Teague Allen is a former Spec Ops soldier who gets conned by a buddy to fill in as a fitness instructor. Charlie is the plus-size beauty who won't give him the time of day, especially after Teague has the audacity to tuck his number and address in the band of her workout pants like she's some kind of stripper!
Curve Major (Heroes out of Uniform) by Christa Wick Curve Major (Heroes out of Uniform) by Nov. 23, 2017 $2.99 21386 words
I don’t know who’s crazier — me for harboring a secret crush on the exceedingly delicious Major Logan Jones or the former Mrs. Jones for leaving him.  I know who’s dumber. Me! I exchanged one too many dirty texts about the major with my best friend. The last one went to Logan’s phone and now he’s about to discover all my dirty little fantasies and a choice photo or ten.
Conquer the Demon by Shiela Stewart Conquer the Demon by Nov. 23, 2017 $3.99 75421 words Sample 20%
Bad boy rock star, Mick Monroe has never had to work for anything, one of the benefits of Satan giving him a phenomenal singing voice. So, when he has a chance encounter with a sexy female officer, Mick is determined to make her his. She, on the other hand, refuses to give in. Rookie Office, Laci Harris is a single mother with a strong determination to do it all herself. Being scorned by an ex-lo
Mood Ring (English) by Jor Adam Mood Ring (English) by Nov. 23, 2017 You set the price! 1207 words
Twenty-five years after graduation my highschool lover enters my life again, The feelings he awakens in me make me aware what I have lost. What to do?
Barrett Cole by Christa Wick Barrett Cole by Nov. 23, 2017 $3.99 46886 words
Fleeing a broken life in Los Angeles, Quinn Whitaker doesn’t know what to make of the hulking, axe-wielding maniac who jumps in front of her truck.
Walker Pierce by Christa Wick Walker Pierce by Nov. 23, 2017 $3.99 52026 words
Dropping a tree on a woman isn’t exactly Walker Turk’s idea of an opening move—especially when the woman in question is carrying handcuffs and a sidearm.
Sophie's Dragon by Jory Strong Sophie's Dragon by Nov. 23, 2017 $2.99 77529 words Sample 20%
Supernatural Bonds #3. Dragon prince and elusive billionaire, Severn has a reputation for being ruthless when it comes to getting what he wants. He’s determined to recover the Chalice of Enos. It’s the ultimate prize, or so he thinks until he encounters Sophie. She’s his mate and he intends to possess both her and the Dragon’s Cup. Note: A previous edition was published by Ellora’s Cave.
MacLarens of Fire Mountain Historical Western Romance Series Boxed Set Books 1 – 6 by Shirleen Davies MacLarens of Fire Mountain Historical Western Romance Series Boxed Set Books 1 – 6 by Nov. 23, 2017 $9.99 375815 words
MacLarens of Fire Mountain Historical Western Romance Series Boxed Set Books 1 – 6 On holiday sale for a limited time. “Smart, tough, and capable, the MacLarens protect their own no matter the odds. Set against America’s rugged frontier, the stories of the men from Fire Mountain are complex, fast-paced, and a must-read for anyone who enjoys non-stop action and romance.” An Avid Reader
Storm's Faeries by Jory Strong Storm's Faeries by Nov. 23, 2017 $2.99 71271 words Sample 20%
Supernatural Bonds #2: Detective Storm O’Malley has a murder to solve, one involving treasure. No fey creature can resist the hunt for the legendary Chalice of Eros. But if what Sidhe noble Tristan Lisalli suspects is true, then the real treasure is Storm. He thinks she could be his forever wife—and his cousin Pierce’s as well. Note: A previous edition of this story was published by Ellora’s Cave.
Falling From Grace by Noël Cades Falling From Grace by Nov. 23, 2017 $3.99 75261 words
Gabriel entered the priesthood after a betrayal left him bitter about women and committed to a life of celibacy. But when he ends up teaching at a boarding school in the UK and meets troubled, beautiful American student Leonie, he wonders if he can keep his vows...
Beer Goggles by Apollo Beer Goggles by Nov. 23, 2017 $1.25 3617 words Sample 20%
Brett and Casey are best friends, but never crossed that line into romance. But, what happens when Casey opens her heart to Brett, and is fully committed to becoming his Heart's Desire?
I'm Moving On, Darling by Ciana Chin I'm Moving On, Darling by Nov. 23, 2017 $5.99 41449 words Sample 20%
A nineteen-year-old student wants a 4.0 GPA, but her broken heart and a secret admirer soon leave her feeling that college is more about survival and love than just grades. She knows that she has limited time in college and wishes to use it solely to achieve academic excellence.
Catch A Falling Star by Rebecca King Catch A Falling Star by Nov. 23, 2017 $1.45 65836 words Sample 10%
Star knows she is out of place working as chaperone and companion at Willoughby Hall. She wants to leave, until Edgar, the Dowager's grandson makes it clear he will do everything he can to make sure she stays. That proves difficult, however, when it becomes obvious someone wants Star dead. Can Ed catch the killer before he loses the love of his life? Or will the truth about Star tear them apart?
Saved by the Earl by Roxie Brandon Saved by the Earl by Nov. 23, 2017 $0.99 12150 words
Lord Roderick saved Lady Sophia Astor from a dire situation, and she can’t seem to get her mind off the handsome Earl. But Sophia is being forced into a marriage with the Duke of Langley against her will. Lord Roderick comes to the rescue and forms a plan to save Sophia from her terrible predicament. This Regency romance is a sweet, clean read with a guaranteed happily ever after.
Office Hours: A Student and Professor Story (Indecent Proposals, Book 1) by Isla Chiu Office Hours: A Student and Professor Story (Indecent Proposals, Book 1) by Nov. 23, 2017 $0.99 9248 words
Mara knew it was a bad idea to plagiarize her paper. So when she gets caught by her professor, she expects to get expelled. But unfortunately - or fortunately? - Professor Murray has other ideas in mind for the student he's always desired... ***A sexy novelette featuring a very bad professor, light bondage, and some fun with food!***
Our Forever Love by T Hays Our Forever Love by Nov. 23, 2017 $2.99 41670 words Sample 20%
Allie struggles with the sudden death of her father. After calling on her best friend Luke for comfort, feelings she had tried to bury long ago get stirred up. Luke has his own struggles with his past. When Allie blows into his life again, he isn’t sure that she can deal with what he has kept from her for years. Will they come together and be able to withstand each other’s demons?
The Christmas Stranger: A Regency Novella by Anna Campbell The Christmas Stranger: A Regency Novella by Nov. 23, 2017 $1.99 47531 words Sample 20%
When Josiah Hale, society’s favorite aristocratic architect, stumbles upon an isolated manor house in a snowstorm, he feels like he’s entered a fairytale world. And Sleeping Beauty in this secret corner of Yorkshire is lovely, vulnerable Maggie Carr, surely a princess disguised as a humble housekeeper. Is Josiah her prince – or the man who will break her heart and leave her life in ruins?
Vital Company by Crystal Perkins Vital Company by Nov. 23, 2017 $0.99 41101 words
Father. Friend. Diver. Playboy. Mother. Doctor. Friend. Lover. Injury. Fear. Secrets. Love. Can they both forget the past and plan a future—or will they drown in the fear love can sometimes bring with it?
Not Broken-The Happily Ever After by Meka James Not Broken-The Happily Ever After by Nov. 23, 2017 $3.50 117491 words Sample 10%
A friends to lover story. Calida Jokobi survived an abusive relationship with a sadistic and controlling man. The experience has left her jaded on love and she lives to protect her fragile heart. Malcolm Frankel has been part of Calida’s life for years. He’s no longer content to hide his feelings behind playful banter and innocent flirting. Malcolm wants to help Calida heal her broken heart
Mercy Town by ACR Mercy Town by Nov. 22, 2017 $2.99 48653 words Sample 18%
The year is 1999 and Tonya Sommers’ life is as promising as one could imagine, yet the halls of higher education will many times take the form of a moral, social labyrinth and Tonya finds herself caught in an emotional, spiritual, and intellectual whirlwind of conflicting beliefs, voided convictions, paper thin assurances, and the disturbed realization of her own sexuality…
Red Lights & Silver Bells (EMS Heat #6) by Stephani Hecht Red Lights & Silver Bells (EMS Heat #6) by Nov. 22, 2017 $2.99 18256 words
Can Kaleb make new holiday memories for Dylan and bring him out of his Christmas blues?
Deep in the Shallows by J.L. O'Rourke Deep in the Shallows by Nov. 22, 2017 $0.99 60474 words Sample 10%
Andrea North takes a job at Lake Waihola to escape from an abusive ex, but an easy task is soon complicated by a house with a secret hoard, dead birds, and a close encounter with a callous but good looking pig hunter. When the campground dog pulls a gruesome object from the lake, Andy discovers who she can trust as the police and the pig hunter involve her in their hunt for a missing man.
Run, Alger Run (Wayne County Wolves #2) by Stephani Hecht Run, Alger Run (Wayne County Wolves #2) by Nov. 22, 2017 $3.99 24452 words
Loneliness can kill quicker than any man-made weapon ever could. Can prey and predator fall in love?
The Cowboy by Lila Kane The Cowboy by Nov. 22, 2017 $2.99 12194 words Sample 20%
Cole is serious about his job. Morgan Ranch takes a lot of work and he knows it better than anyone else, especially Willow. Just because she’s part of the Morgan family doesn’t mean she knows what she’s doing. But she’s determined to make sure he’s there for the right reasons, and when they confront a crisis together and tension turns sexual, they’ll end up working together in more than one way.
The Intern by Lila Kane The Intern by Nov. 22, 2017 $2.99 13228 words Sample 20%
Two publishing interns working on reading and editing steamy romances all day. Shane wants to prove to Leah she can have fun just like the romance novels they read. But when a simple bet turns into a steamy encounter, there’s more at stake than a little wager.
The Player by Lila Kane The Player by Nov. 22, 2017 $2.99 9157 words Sample 20%
Kane Stone hasn’t ever hired a female tattoo artist before but Alexis is one of the best. When one late night at work and an innocent ride home turns into something more, Kane can’t stop thinking about Alexis. He’s not above mixing business with pleasure, and he vows to make Alexis his.
Wretched: Book 2 by LC Taylor Wretched: Book 2 by Nov. 22, 2017 $2.99 35740 words Sample 20%
Can love conquer all? Haven fought to save his true love - even though she rejected him. Will Tessa realize her heart belongs to Haven in time to save him from a fate worse than death? Find out in Wretched: Book 2 of the Mystic Valley Shifters and see if the warlock will claim his wolfen destined mate in time and find a happily ever after.
Spanksgiving - A Collection of Erotic Spanking Stories by Lori Perkins Spanksgiving - A Collection of Erotic Spanking Stories by Nov. 22, 2017 $6.99 42894 words Sample 5%
Thanksgiving…the sexiest time of the year..NOT! Thanksgiving needs a marketing do-over. It should be the sexiest time of the year when you consider that we get four full days off from work, too much good food and drink, football, left-overs, binge-watching, and the intoxicating rush of shopping, either in the flesh or online, for presents for others and yourself. And maybe even a trip back home.
Love Immortal by Kelly Wallace Love Immortal by Nov. 22, 2017 $2.99 42944 words Sample 20%
"A unique take on the classic vampire romance. It kept me spellbound from first page to last!" Theron stood up straight and still. He had found her. Not a woman to satisfy his appetite for a few nights, but the woman of his dreams, his heated fantasies, his nightmares. A ripple of terror raced up his spine and settled in his brain; his first taste of real fear in nearly three centuries.
Twisted Love by JB Duvane Twisted Love by Nov. 22, 2017 $3.99 59427 words Sample 10%
Sometimes a second chance at love isn’t like anything you could have imagined, even in your wildest dreams. Twisted Love includes scorching hot MMFM scenes involving one woman and multiple men, but in the end is a HEA romance between one woman and one man. It is a standalone novel of 43k words with no cliffhanger. Reader discretion is definitely advised.