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Part I: Tatiana by Rose Flynn Part I: Tatiana by June 21, 2018 $3.99 137,060 words Sample 10%
In a desperate attempt to save her mother's life, Jane agrees to work off her debts as an "entertainer" in the seedy Las Vegas underground of the drug lord and pimp Big Daddy's club, Cloud 9. In an instant he has taken everything from her including her name, family and freedom. Will Jane survive and recognize the woman in the mirror each day?
Commanding Officer Thomas by J.M. Snyder Commanding Officer Thomas by June 21, 2018 $2.99 14,460 words Sample 20%
Lieutenant Lee Mallory spends his time off duty playing video games. There isn't much else to do out in deep space. Unfortunately his commanding officer, Jonan Thomas, revokes everyone’s gaming privileges. Then Lee meets someone online who's interested in a different kind of game. Can Lee take command -- in the game and in the bedroom -- without further aggravating his CO?
Edge Jump by Elizabeth Noble Edge Jump by June 21, 2018 $5.99 73,230 words Sample 20%
When the going gets tough, love is what will carry you through. Tragedy brings two men together and their mutual interest in the BDSM lifestyle draws them even closer. Eventually love blossoms between them. A second tragedy strengthens that bond and deepens their love.
Eyes and Ears by A. R. Moler Eyes and Ears by June 21, 2018 $1.99 5,540 words Sample 20%
Architect Brian Townsend and his fiancé, Tristan Blake have a Halloween party to go to. Brian's friend, Alicia throws one every year. In fact, Brian and Tristan met at this same party last year. This year, they are engaged and planning their wedding. Everything should be coming up roses -- except that Tristan's family still has issues.
Lady from Boston by Jovana Lady from Boston by June 21, 2018 $3.99 36,360 words Sample 20%
Lorraine is, a beautiful but fiery Boston belle whose father runs a whorehouse out west. When she comes out to sell it, she’s welcomed by three of the dirtiest -- and sexiest -- cowboys she’s ever seen. Will Lorraine be able to go back to stiff-necked Boston and lace up her corset and naughty imagination, or stay in this wicked, untamed country where she was born and throw away her chastity belt?
The Recruit by Addison Albright The Recruit by June 21, 2018 $3.99 22,460 words Sample 20%
Albert Manlii has walked this earth for many years and leads a faction of highly organized vampires carefully guarding the secret of their existence. Potential recruits are carefully selected and presented with an offer. Phillip Brewer has weeks to live -- if he lets his disease run its course. He doesn’t want to die, but will his desire to live outweigh his concerns about the vampires’ ethics?
The Ascension by Jill Sanders The Ascension by June 21, 2018 $2.99 54,860 words Sample 20%
Jessica was getting tired of fighting fate. Not only had some really weird stuff been going on the past few months, but now she found herself crawling out of Jacob’s bed. She hated the guy. Well, okay, she’d avoided the guy. Sure, she’d fantasized about him most of her life, but that didn’t mean she couldn’t fight the attraction.
Drawn to You by J.D. Hart Drawn to You by June 21, 2018 $3.99 107,320 words Sample 20%
A small–town girl with big ambitions. A wealthy man with no idea what he’s been missing. When they meet, he’s drawn to her in a way he can’t explain. But he's about to find out that his complicated past has secrets, many of which hold the key to his future. Drawn to You takes romance to new heights as two people are thrown together, only to face challenges that will threaten their devotion.
Cruise by Lila Kane Cruise by June 21, 2018 $1.99 8,920 words Sample 20%
Each story in the MEANT FOR HIM collection is about a hot, alpha hero and the woman he's meant to be with against all odds. They're fast-paced steamy romances meant to be read in one afternoon. Each story is a standalone, and you always get a sexy alpha hero and a HEA
Breaking Bones by Harley Stone Breaking Bones by June 21, 2018 $3.99 52,900 words Sample 20%
Bodyguard and hitman, Franco “Bones” Leone, has prospered in the most powerful Las Vegas crime family, but then Ariana Davis almost dies in his arms. With a past full of mistakes, a withering dream of singing professionally, and a vulnerable allure he can’t resist, she’s one tempting complication Bones doesn’t need. Or does he?
Faked Out: The Companion Novel to the Bestselling Faking It by Elisa Lorello Faked Out: The Companion Novel to the Bestselling Faking It by June 21, 2018 $4.99 69,620 words Sample 20%
Are you a fan of Faking It? Here’s the other side of the story... Is this your introduction to Devin and Andi? Settle in for a one-of-a-kind love story...
Love Hurts Eternal Flames 12 by Cree Storm & Maggie Walsh Love Hurts Eternal Flames 12 by
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Ireland, otherwise known as Spike the porcupine is scared to death. After a plane crash leaves Flyer blind, it is up to him to keep the two of them alive as he guides them through the mountains and wilderness to escape the enemy trying to kill them. Mates stick together…right?
Mistress of Dendera by Amira Awaad Mistress of Dendera by June 21, 2018 $2.99 32,270 words Sample 20%
When you love a woman but she thinks you hate her, you’re screwed. When said woman is your competition for the #1 title in an academic program, you’re doubly screwed. No one envies Zain when he ends up in the ruins of Dendera with his arch rival, the "no-nonsense" Egyptologist Shereen, to investigate a collapsed tunnel in the aftermath of an earthquake.
Double Entendre by Rebecca King Double Entendre by June 21, 2018 $1.50 65,280 words Sample 10%
When dead bodies begin to appear, Daniel soon realises that his attempts to rescue the stunningly delightful Simone from the weather has placed her right in the heart of danger. One of the members is a killer, but which one? In their hunt for the murderer, Simone and Daniel find each other, but once the truth is revealed will a future together be possible?
The Huntress Unleashed by Taylor Knight The Huntress Unleashed by June 21, 2018 $2.99 10,130 words Sample 20%
Book eight of the Wenches and Warriors saga: delve into a fantasy dubcon double penetration delight!
Intre prezent si trecut by Cristina Gabriela Covaliu Intre prezent si trecut by June 21, 2018 $4.99 24,550 words Sample 20%
Romanul “Intre prezent si trecut” prezinta viata unei tinere modeste pe nume Anne, ce locuieste in Phoenix, Arizona. Facand o vizita neasteptata unchiului sau Richard din Scotia, intalneste la castelul acestuia un barbat misterios si chipes pe nume Patrick, descoperind dragostea adevarata precum si unele mistere din trecut.
Voyages of the Flesh by Taylor Knight Voyages of the Flesh by June 21, 2018 $2.99 14,770 words Sample 20%
Book Seven of Wenches and Warriors - a raunchy fantasy noncon adventure.
Finder Keeper Of My Heart by Vina Arno Finder Keeper Of My Heart by June 21, 2018 $3.99 82,900 words
EMMA MUNROE, a Juilliard senior, snags a plum role on Broadway a few weeks before her twenty-first birthday. She travels to Hawaii with her best friends to celebrate. When she gets lost in a jungle during an impromptu hike, she happens upon a waterfall—and a naked hunk bathing underneath it.
Double Down Trouble by J.L. Salter Double Down Trouble by June 21, 2018 $2.99 47,980 words
Julia Temple, Tennessee's inexperienced lieutenant governor, is at the theater. Partway through, chaos explodes as two busloads of convicts escape and terrorize the town. Somehow they have weapons and explosives, but do they know such a high-profile hostage is there for the taking? Julia needs help. But her security detail are both dead and the only man still standing is a stranger… isn't he?
Forbidden Broadway by Jonathan Penn Forbidden Broadway by June 21, 2018 $2.99 35,120 words Sample 20%
Charlie Perkins sings and dances, but he gave up his childhood dream to become a nurse. When Nate Sonntag contracts Charlie’s agency to care for his elderly grandfather, Charlie doesn’t know what to expect, but he’s perplexed when Nate tells him that under no circumstance is he to mention the theater in his grandfather’s presence. The subject of Broadway is strictly forbidden!
An Unholy Trinity by C. Tyler An Unholy Trinity by June 21, 2018 $3.99 22,100 words Sample 10%
The MC life is hectic and insane, but it’s home. When Chas finally returns from prison, I’m overjoyed. My boys are finally back at my side, but not for long. Chas’ former life threatens to take him away from me for good, and I can’t let that happen. Using their children as pawns, Chas’ ex-wife sinks her claws deeper and deeper into him, pulling him further and further away.
Опасная любовь by Dana Hadson Опасная любовь by June 20, 2018 $1.99 37,560 words Sample 20%
Генри Хоуп, один из сотрудников «Америкен продуцион», терпеть не мог, когда на него давят начальники или родня. Поэтому соглашение с Элис Уоллес о мнимой помолвке казалось ему взаимовыгодным: она получает так нужные ей деньги, а он свободу. Но, похоже, благими намерениями он вымостил дорогу в личный ад…
Saved by the Incubus (The Childen of Lilith, Book 3) by Bliss Devlin Saved by the Incubus (The Childen of Lilith, Book 3) by June 20, 2018 $3.99 72,960 words Sample 20%
Enraged by his wife's fate, Amor rebels against the Children of Lilith, and embarks on a dangerous voyage to rescue his beloved Psyche. Pursued by ruthless supernatural hunters and forced to fight to protect his companions, Amor arrives at the Labyrinth critically injured. To save him, Psyche must surrender completely to her husband's ravenous incubus hunger--a sacrifice that may cost her life!
Taken by the Incubus (The Children of Lilith, Book 2) by Bliss Devlin Taken by the Incubus (The Children of Lilith, Book 2) by June 20, 2018 $3.99 72,720 words Sample 20%
Claimed by an incubus as his tribute and initiated into a world of dark pleasures and exotic sensuality, beautiful young widow Psyche never expects that her dominant demon lover Amor might commit the only act forbidden to the Children of Lilith: falling in love with a mortal!
Won by the Three Satyrs (The Children of Lilith, Book 1) by Bliss Devlin Won by the Three Satyrs (The Children of Lilith, Book 1) by June 20, 2018 Free! 26,510 words Sample 20%
Myth and magic meet in this sizzling fairy tale romance novella! The beautiful mortal maiden Melis has been disowned and banished from her home. With nowhere else to go, she visits the Temple of Lilith, hoping that a powerful incubus lord will choose her as his companion. She doesn't expect that three immortal alpha males will break all the rules to win her as their bride!
Unfold You by C.L. Knopf Unfold You by June 20, 2018 $2.99 91,490 words Sample 20%
Twenty years ago, Ben Parker left his life and everyone in it, never dreaming to return. Sometimes plans don't go as expected and Ben finds himself standing at the front door of the home he left so long ago. The last thing on his mind is falling in love, but Layla makes it difficult not to. Watch Ben and Layla's story unfold as they face a journey filled with desire, pain, love and secrets.
London by C.L. Knopf London by June 20, 2018 $2.99 56,120 words Sample 20%
If you were given a second chance at love, would you take it? Follow Callum and Hannah as they finally begin their life together and experience beautiful moments and new challenges. Their relationship will be put to the test when Callum’s past comes back to haunt them. Can they overcome this obstacle? Was their love never meant to be? Find out in the final book of the Destination Series.
The Murders at Astaire Castle by Lauren Carr The Murders at Astaire Castle by June 20, 2018 $2.99 70,100 words Sample 15%
What starts out as a quick tour of a dusty old castle turns into another Mac Faraday adventure when Astaire Castle becomes the scene of even more murders. Mac is going to need to put all of his investigative talents to work to sort out this case that involves the strangest characters he has run into yet—including a wolfman. No, we’re not talking about Gnarly.
Sexy as Hell: An Alpha Billionaire Taboo Romance by Laura Havemeyers Sexy as Hell: An Alpha Billionaire Taboo Romance by June 20, 2018 $2.99 20,410 words Sample 20%
Paige is an adventurous, sexy young prosecutor in the city of Chicago. Brilliant, but also always on the lookout for a good time, she needs and loves to take control, in life, in work, and in the bedroom. Partying one night, she meets Carter. He’s tall, he’s incredibly handsome, and he knows just what he wants. He doesn’t act coy or respectfully reserved around her.
The Wolf Whisperer (Wayne County Wolves #14) by Stephani Hecht The Wolf Whisperer (Wayne County Wolves #14) by June 20, 2018 $4.99 40,700 words Sample 20%
Every Wolf fears going feral, so when one of Chris’ best Wolves, Burt, does he calls in a mystic healer – a Wolf Whisperer. Cree has known since birth his destiny was to be a Wolf Whisperer. As Cree works with Burt, he finds himself attracted to him. Can their love find a way or is it doomed from the start?
Killer in the Band by Lauren Carr Killer in the Band by June 20, 2018 $2.99 110,530 words Sample 15%
Soon after J.J. rekindles a romance with Suellen the Joshua and Cameron discover that the former leader of a rock band has been keeping a deep dark secret - one that she is ready to bring into the light of day. Yet, when a brutal killer strikes, the Lovers in Crime must work fast to solve the case before Joshua's son ends up in the cross-hairs of a murderer.
A Powers Play (The Powers That Be, Book 1.5) by Harper Bentley A Powers Play (The Powers That Be, Book 1.5) by June 20, 2018 $0.99 15,050 words Sample 20%
Gable Powers had loved keeping me off-balance from the moment we met—dirty words whispered in my ear that made me tremble, a spectacular tattooed body that had my own craving his, a secret revealed that had only made me love him more. Even his proposal had taken me by surprise when he got down on one knee in the shower. But now it was my turn to shock him at midnight on New Year’s Eve in Vegas.
Finding Grace by Stori Summers Finding Grace by June 20, 2018 $0.99 13,710 words Sample 5%
Grace has made staying under the radar a way of life. It’s safer to be on her own and to herself. When life lands hard on Grace and her mentor, a woman she respects and loves, staying to herself isn’t going to work any longer. She will have to do more than speak up if she's goign to make the difference that will save the life of her friend. A courageous tale of overcoming fear and changing life!
All I've Ever Wanted (Cowboy Tough) by Vanessa Devereaux All I've Ever Wanted (Cowboy Tough) by June 20, 2018 $2.99 25,670 words Sample 10%
This story was first published in 2010 by Total E-Bound. It’s been reformatted, re-edited and parts rewritten, and is now published under a new title and part of the Cowboy Tough series.
Second Chance by Chrissy Wissler Second Chance by June 20, 2018 $3.99 77,260 words Sample 20%
To the outside world, bestselling writer Rachel Clare leads the perfect life: money, fame, her name beloved to readers across the world. On the inside: loneliness, a failed marriage, a brother who spends his Friday evenings playing video games. Rachel needs change, desperately. Mark Ashe, owner of FastPlay Games, watches helpless as his company falls apart. Together, they attempt the impossible.
Neighbors by Dann Darwin Neighbors by June 20, 2018 Free! 4,090 words Read a sample
Doug Smith is an average, everyday guy. He works for the Post Office. He has a routine. But when a neighbor's tires are slashed, Doug's everyday life takes a sharp turn.
Jasmine's Urban Cowboys - PART 2 - Camilla [Book 2 of Sensual Awakening] by Dee Dawning Jasmine's Urban Cowboys - PART 2 - Camilla [Book 2 of Sensual Awakening] by June 20, 2018 $2.99 28,550 words Sample 20%
The jangling of the phone jerked her out of a fitful sleep. She rolled on her side and noticed it was 8:50 a.m., as she picked up the phone. "Hello?" A woman with a distinguished manner spoke, "Hello. May I speak to Ms. Jasmine Harper?" "This is she." "Oh, good. I'm Camilla Dewhurst I need a good interior designer. Could you come to my house today, so we can discuss the project and your retention.
Deacon's Downfall by Dahlia Rose Deacon's Downfall by June 20, 2018 $3.99 33,550 words Sample 20%
Duty, honor, these words Colonel Hassel embodies. His life holds no room for anything else, until fate decides otherwise. No one expected Sargent Holliday going into labor on base and Deacon having to deliver the baby. She has no choice but to entrust her life and the life of her baby to him. No matter how hard he tries, he can’t get Dionne or her baby out of his mind, and worse, his heart.
Dark and Damaged Hearts: Books 1-4 + 1 Bonus Honeymoon Book (Dark and Damaged Hearts Series) by Whitley Cox Dark and Damaged Hearts: Books 1-4 + 1 Bonus Honeymoon Book (Dark and Damaged Hearts Series) by June 20, 2018 $9.99 412,060 words
The first four books of the Dark and Damaged Hearts Series with one extra dirty honeymoon novel. Indulge in the passionate love stories of two dominant millionaires and the women who won their hearts.
True, Deep and Forever: Part 2 (The Dark and Damaged Hearts Series Book 6) by Whitley Cox True, Deep and Forever: Part 2 (The Dark and Damaged Hearts Series Book 6) by June 20, 2018 $3.99 85,270 words
Secrets and lies, exes and bitter rejection plow through this once perfect union wreaking havoc and causing an upheaval that no one is sure they’ll get out of. Can Amy and Garret find their way back to one another, build up the trust and reignite the fire before the flame goes out and they’re both left singed, scarred and all alone?
True, Deep and Forever: Part 1 (The Dark and Damaged Hearts Series Book 5) by Whitley Cox True, Deep and Forever: Part 1 (The Dark and Damaged Hearts Series Book 5) by June 20, 2018 Free! 87,690 words
Garret and Amy grab quick, dirty sex while they can, but in between mommy wars, annoying in-laws, sleep deprivation and fears of betrayal, their marriage is put to the test time and time again. Once they were sure love conquers all, but how far can one marriage bend before it snaps?
Hot & Filthy (The Dark and Damaged Hearts Series Book 4.5) by Whitley Cox Hot & Filthy (The Dark and Damaged Hearts Series Book 4.5) by June 20, 2018 $2.99 47,790 words
It's the honeymoon of a lifetime with the man of her dreams, but can Emma Shaw find a way to come to terms with her new husband's demands and not ruin their first holiday as husband and wife?
His by Law (Dark Embrace, Book 1) by Sue Lyndon His by Law (Dark Embrace, Book 1) by June 20, 2018 Free! 15,960 words Read a sample
Though Lucia hadn’t meant to break the law, she now finds herself at the mercy of Jackson, a handsome stranger whose deep, commanding voice makes her heart flutter and her pulse quicken. Jackson is taken in by Lucia’s wide, pretty blue eyes, and he sees the young lady’s sudden appearance in his home as an opportunity. He needs a wife, and Lucia clearly needs a husband...
Macey's Bedtime Mishap by Leena Darling Macey's Bedtime Mishap by June 20, 2018 $0.99 4,730 words Sample 20%
Macey has been working herself too hard and is extremely stressed out. When she doesn’t come to bed on time and her husband, Walker, catches her at her laptop and drinking a triple shot latte just before midnight, he decides not only to punish his wife but to help her relax and finally get a good night’s sleep. A thorough bath, a firm spanking, and a bit of pleasure are in order for this naughty..
Romancing the Thames by वर्जिन साहित्यपीठ Romancing the Thames by June 20, 2018 $2.00 104,580 words Sample 20%
It was in my soul’s spiritual journey to the Almighty that the author’s beautiful Hindi words and thoughts transformed themselves into an English expression. As I translated this passionate work of art, it felt as if I was transferring the beads of the author’s swarnamala onto another thread from which I crafted my own garland. At one level stood Tom’s oppression, a symbol of British yoke and at
Conquistando el mundo by Lara García Conquistando el mundo by June 20, 2018 $1.99 44,320 words Sample 20%
Un juego que acabará conquistando tu corazón. Conquistando el mundo es una novela inspirada en hechos reales.
टेम्स की सरगम by वर्जिन साहित्यपीठ टेम्स की सरगम by June 20, 2018 $2.00 45,240 words Sample 20%
बीसवीं सदी के अंग्रेजों की गुलामी के कुछ दशक भारतीय मंच पर तमाम ऐसी घटनाओं को फोकस करने में लगे रहे जिससे सम्पूर्ण जनमानस जागा और गुलामी के कलंक को माथे से मिटाने में जुट गया। आजादी का प्रयास इतना, महत्वपूर्ण हो उठा था कि तमाम धार्मिक, सामाजिक, आर्थिक असमानताएँ भूल बस संघर्ष की आँच में कूद पड़ने का जनमानस बन चुका था। एकबारगी धर्म, साहित्य, कला (संगीत, नृत्य, चित्रकला) से जुड़े लोग भी कुछ ऐसी ही मानस
Daniel by RJ Scott Daniel by June 20, 2018 $3.99 51,690 words
Daniel worked hard at college, using coping strategies to shut himself off from any situation that might hurt. But, persistent nightmares and fears for his future drive him to revisit the past. Corey Dryden needs to find ‘the lost boy’. He wants is the truth but lies lead to heartbreak and he has to grow up fast. When the world crumbles around Daniel and Corey, Legacy ranch is their only hope.
Gabe's Revenge by Doris O'Connor Gabe's Revenge by June 20, 2018 $4.99 57,760 words Sample 10%
Revenge is best served cold… Gabriel Henshaw is nothing but a monster—a ruthless killer—that’s what Lissa Andrini has always been told. Sold to the man by her own father, she fears for her life, yet she can’t help the insane pull she feels to him. It has to be some form of Stockholm syndrome, surely?
Alpha's Explosive Secret by Alice Cain Alpha's Explosive Secret by June 19, 2018 $2.99 20,910 words Sample 15%
John Robert-Henry has spent the past three decades trying to keep the Havenwood pack from imploding, but it's a stress-filled, high-stakes life that is starting to wear him down. It doesn't help that he's met his mate and can't even imagine a future where they could be together. Can he find a way to block the founding families' ambitions long enough to find some happiness of his own?