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In The 1960's And Other Stories by C G In The 1960's And Other Stories by May 26, 2017 $500.00 2352 words
In The 1960's And Other Stories is a collective of flash fiction stories full of nostalgia, romance, and drama. All stories take place in times past, engulfing the reader in a world that while it is our own, is still so foreign.
Risen Bear: Ferro Mountains (Book 2) by Alice Bello Risen Bear: Ferro Mountains (Book 2) by May 26, 2017 $2.99 23420 words Sample 20%
*Roxy & Wade’s story* After everything that happened to her last year, werepuma Roxy Ironcloud moved away, three hours to the east, to continue nursing school. Plagued by nightmares, paranoia and memories of what the skinwalker had done to her, she throws herself into her work as a waitress, and studies hard as a student, but has almost no social life.
Awakened By A Dream (Hidden Pack 2) by Gracie Meadows Awakened By A Dream (Hidden Pack 2) by May 26, 2017 $2.99 35327 words Sample 20%
Will Becky get to her destination on time, costing her something precious? Does she release the magic in time or does she end up losing her own powers? Questions get answered but the group made up of family and friends. The threat is not over—only beginning.
Claimed Bear: Ferro Mountains (Book 1) by Alice Bello Claimed Bear: Ferro Mountains (Book 1) by May 26, 2017 Free! 24469 words Read a sample
*Shifter Romance* When a skin-walker comes to town to spread chaos and death, medicine woman and puma shape-shifter Stormy Ironcloud must defend herself, her family and her town from the ancient evil before it kills anyone else.
Stellar Fusion by Elysia Strife Stellar Fusion by May 26, 2017 $0.99 90225 words Sample 15%
A daunting fate and a beautiful, yet tormented, sergeant of the Universal Protectors force take paranormal to the next level. Her harrowing past renders her unaware of her true capabilities. She must find a way to save her people and the slaves she encounters above before they become another roiling rock of death in the chain of galaxies unmade by a merciless few.
Loved by My Cowboy by Brooke May Loved by My Cowboy by May 26, 2017 $1.99 113069 words Sample 20%
Six years ago, Libby Jones' life was turned on its head. Abandoned and pregnant, Libby changed her carefree, reckless life for both her and her son. There would be no more random hookups and no more partying. Dylan's entrance into her life was a blessing and changed everything in her life. Yet, nearly six years later, Libby is still discovering how much things in the past had changed her.
Betrayed by Brie Paisley Betrayed by May 26, 2017 $2.99 109490 words Sample 20%
This is book two of the Worshipped Series. Follow another story-line of the secondary characters where not everything is as it seems...
Until You by Bridie Blake Until You by May 26, 2017 $4.99 86398 words Sample 10%
Ellie Foster lives and breathes normal. She’s the responsible one, the girl everyone depends on. Jason Holden doesn’t know the word normal. Star of the hit Planet Gazers films, his every move is watched by millions. A chance encounter between the pair leads to a deal that will change their lives.
Crone by C.L. Marin Crone by May 26, 2017 $4.99 78281 words Sample 10%
Tara is grief stricken over the death of her mother, and heartbroken about Connor’s kidnapping. She drives on, regardless, trying to tap into her authentic powers with the help of Isaac, while the Moodus coven grows impatient waiting for her to fulfill a prophecy she never wanted to know about in the first place.
The Watched Girl by Rachel Rust The Watched Girl by May 26, 2017 $4.99 56887 words Sample 10%
Where do you run when there’s nowhere to hide? After barely surviving a dangerous school project, Natalie Mancini is relieved to have her normal life back. Until she’s terrorized by a vengeful associate of the drug trafficker she helped arrest. Along with Eddie and the FBI, Natalie fights to save herself from an opponent more powerful than the last.
His Assistant, Part 1 (His Assistant Serials) by Sharon Cummin His Assistant, Part 1 (His Assistant Serials) by May 26, 2017 $0.99 45218 words Sample 10%
The one person I loved most in the world was gone. The day after my mom's funeral, I found a box in the attic with my name on it. There was nothing that could have prepared me for what I found. There was only one person with answers. I had to get a job, and there was only one company to work for. Then he came along. He was cocky, full of himself, and held my fate at the company in his hands.
Sergeant's Secret Baby by Paige Warren Sergeant's Secret Baby by May 26, 2017 $3.99 41877 words Sample 10%
When Shiloh Anderson’s ex left her stranded in a bar, with no clothes, no car, and no money, the last thing she expected was to have a one-night stand with the sexiest man she’d ever seen. But the soldier left more than just a lasting impression with her, he left her pregnant.
Always and Forever by Stephanie Taylor Always and Forever by May 26, 2017 $0.99 19519 words Sample 20%
Six months ago, everything between Liam and Cora came to a screeching halt after an explosive fight. There was nothing wrong with Cora taking time to make sure mistakes weren't made, right? But when a devastating tragedy rocks her family, she finds Liam as her comforter and protector. As they grow closer once again, can Cora let go of her fears to give Liam another chance?
At The End Of The Day: A Trio Of Historical Romance Novellas by Vanessa Carvo At The End Of The Day: A Trio Of Historical Romance Novellas by May 26, 2017 $2.99 28442 words Sample 20%
Westward On The Oregon Trail: When Jesus Is In The Hearts Of All Men, is a wonderful story about a young woman fleeing her home state of Georgia on a wagon train headed for California PLUS Our Wagon Train Heading For Greener Pastures Along The Oregon Trail PLUS Living Off The Land For Her Husband. See complete synopses.
The Omega Fox: MM Gay MPREG Shifter Romance by Morgan Wood The Omega Fox: MM Gay MPREG Shifter Romance by May 26, 2017 $2.99 5371 words Sample 20%
A camping trip gone wrong… Traveling to Sweet Pines Campground with his sisters was supposed to mean a weekend of relaxation for Tyler. Things just never go quite as planned for the fox Omega – nicknamed “the klutz” by his family. Getting lost in the woods during a run, he soon finds himself face-to-face with not only one, but two wolves... Will anyone come to his rescue?
Her Billionaire Secret: The Complete Series by Jenna Chase & Elise Kelby Her Billionaire Secret: The Complete Series by
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London’s most eligible bachelor, billionaire Tevis Drummond has found a way to keep sexy Claire Bretton by his side and he isn’t about to play fair. She has four days to convince those around them they are passionately in love. He has ninety-six hours to prove to her it could be real.
Her Billionaire Secret Part 4: An Alpha Billionaire Romance by Jenna Chase & Elise Kelby Her Billionaire Secret Part 4: An Alpha Billionaire Romance by
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Claire has questions to put to her father, ones that will be painful for them both. What was Kathryn Tyler doing on the day she died? Tevis is frantically searching for Claire. The secrets to her past, to her family, are well hidden. If he finds her, will she want him? Will she let him back into her life? He won’t stop until he finds the woman he loves, even if it takes him a lifetime.
Her Billionaire Secret Part 3: An Alpha Billionaire Romance by Jenna Chase & Elise Kelby Her Billionaire Secret Part 3: An Alpha Billionaire Romance by
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With her past catching her up and the press moving in, Claire’s world is falling apart. She knows she will have to leave the man who she’s learned to love but her promise is keeping her by his side. Claire isn’t the woman he thought she was. She has a past that is shrouded in secrecy and a fear that is real. Tevis believes he can put everything right but can he convince Claire?
Her Billionaire Secret Part 2: An Alpha Billionaire Romance by Jenna Chase & Elise Kelby Her Billionaire Secret Part 2: An Alpha Billionaire Romance by
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They had an agreement. It’s supposed to be an act. Yet Claire Bretton woke up in the arms of Tevis Drummond and what they’d done beneath the covers wasn’t part of the deal. For Tevis the stakes are high. The clock is ticking away to when Claire will leave. Tevis Drummond has always been a winner but Claire may be his first loss because after ten years Claire’s past comes back to haunt her.
Her Billionaire Secret Part 1: An Alpha Billionaire Romance by Jenna Chase & Elise Kelby Her Billionaire Secret Part 1: An Alpha Billionaire Romance by
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London’s most eligible bachelor, billionaire Tevis Drummond has found a way to keep sexy Claire Bretton by his side and he isn’t about to play fair. She has four days to convince those around them they are passionately in love. He has ninety-six hours to prove to her it could be real. This is the first part of a steamy four-part alpha billionaire romance. The full series book is also available.
Girl Unseen, Beyond the Grave series, Book Three by Athena Daniels Girl Unseen, Beyond the Grave series, Book Three by May 26, 2017 $0.99 119326 words Sample 20%
Book three in the award-winning, seductive, supernatural suspense series. Can be read as a stand-alone. Some secrets aren't meant to stay buried... Psychic medium Pia Williams has made a dead girl a promise. One that she is determined to keep. But she soon discovers she has far more to fear from the living than she ever did from the dead… "For paranormal fans, Girl Unseen can't be beat!"
Her Hired Man by Cat Shaffer Her Hired Man by May 26, 2017 $2.99 44000 words Sample 15%
She needs a temporary husband. He needs quick cash. They strike a deal: he poses as her spouse for one day for a very nice fee. But neither of these city folks expected to be stranded in a campground with only a tent and each other.
Once Bitten, Twice Shy: A Romance by Edward Kendrick Once Bitten, Twice Shy: A Romance by May 26, 2017 $2.99 30695 words Sample 20%
Mike is terrified of dogs, until he meets Troy's dog, Aurel. The two men become friends, but, having been through disastrous relationships, can they learn to care for each other? Or will "Once bitten, twice shy" prove true, keeping them apart?
Hot, Deadly Desire by Judy H. Hot, Deadly Desire by May 26, 2017 $4.99 105479 words Sample 10%
An on-edge homicide Detective. A mysterious, compelling stranger. A sadistic serial killer on the loose. Detective Cinnamon Monroe, tracks the monster who has just murdered her best friend. She falls into an unexpected, thrilling affair with a dark stranger...but is he the killer she's hunting?
Second Chance Summer by Kait Nolan Second Chance Summer by May 26, 2017 $2.99 45835 words Sample 20%
After fighting her way back from an accident she shouldn't have survived, Audrey goes to Camp Firefly Falls as part of her bucket list. The last thing she expects to find is the firefighter who rescued her two years before. As sparks ignite between rescuer and rescuee, Audrey finally gets the chance to repay her hero. But can she convince this proud, stubborn man that life is still worth living?
Rule #1 by Jessika Klide Rule #1 by May 26, 2017 $2.99 29818 words Sample 15%
Siri and TD arrive at the cocktail party: My heels click as we walk in. Shock and tension fill the air. I'm used to making a dramatic entrance, but not one like this. They obviously didn't know I was coming. TD looks like a kid who got caught with his hand in a cookie jar in a candy store. Too excited to be really worried about the consequences. Holy Hades! This is a cock and tail sex party!
Hooked by Kate Davies Hooked by May 26, 2017 $2.99 45286 words Sample 20%
Madison McIntyre has plans for Westhaven - and if they don't come through, she'll lose her job. But single dad Dylan Edwards likes his hometown just fine the way it is. And once he finds out the city slicker at his mom's B & B is in town for work and not play, there will be hell to pay. Can their passion survive the storm? * THIS BOOK HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED.
Fairy Dust by Tielle St. Clare Fairy Dust by May 25, 2017 $1.99 30238 words Sample 15%
When Fairy Godmother Marlena gets in trouble for including a hot sex additive to her Happily Ever After Fairy Dust, her bosses decide she's lost touch. fairy tales are about overcoming obstacles to find true love. Not about hot, wild sex. When she finds herself trapped between the Wolf and the Huntsman…well, what's a girl to do? Find her own Happily Ever After, of course.
Pleasing My Family Pet on Vacation in Hawaii by Sandy Roughtounge Pleasing My Family Pet on Vacation in Hawaii by May 25, 2017 $0.99 4629 words
***Warning Extremely Taboo erotica 18+ *** I didn't know how strong my fantasy about hooking up with my pet dog was until I was broken up while on a romantic vacation in hawaii. Oh how I wish I had learend of my desires earlier. This story is a happy ending and will be sure to fill your every last desire.
No Quarter: Wenches - Volume 4 by MJL Evans & GM O'Connor No Quarter: Wenches - Volume 4 by
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Volume 4 of 6 begins with repercussions for the murder of Bartolomeo Portuguese, which ripples through the Brethren of the Coast. A secret network of women is formed deep beneath the Swiftsure Tavern in the Wenches’ Cauldron. Port Royal awaits the arrival of the Spanish Armada, while Laurens de Graaf’s buccaneers prepare to strike as tensions boil over in the wickedest city on earth.
His 30-Day Guarantee by Eilis Flynn His 30-Day Guarantee by May 25, 2017 $2.99 36111 words Sample 20%
When prominent computer hardware company founder Gray Reiss asks Astra Maris for a date, she’s reluctant to get involved again so soon after her painful divorce. Despite her misgivings, she finds herself accepting the challenge when he comes to her with a deal: She agrees to try him out—date him for thirty days—and then, if she decides he’s not to her taste, she can walk away. Will she?
A Night in the Office by Lisa Beth Darling A Night in the Office by May 25, 2017 Free! 4328 words Read a sample
It's Quarterly Report time and Annie and Robert are busy in the office late in the evening. This is a quick--very quick--sweet romance read.
Rock Hands by Gene Thomas Rock Hands by May 25, 2017 $2.99 98361 words Sample 20%
“Rock Hands” is a powerfully moving piece of a man’s journey set in the late depression era American, where Gerald Williams competes in the rough and tumble world of illegally staged bare-knuckle fighting. Success in the ring has bought Gerald wealth, pain, and two sisters fighting for his love. All set against the backdrop of a small town forced into hosting the bare-knuckle Fight of the Century.
Her Last Missed Calls by A. K. Raj Her Last Missed Calls by May 25, 2017 Free! 4442 words Read a sample
Rajiv Mohan never wanted to get married. But as fate would have it, he ended up marrying Gayatri. He never cared for her or treated her as his wife but she was persistent and kept loving him. One evening when Rajiv got back home from work, he couldn't find Gayatri anywhere but even then he didn't bother, because he preferred to live in his past. But for how long can he ignore her?
Six Contemporary Erotic Shorts, Volume One by Clara Zaynn Six Contemporary Erotic Shorts, Volume One by May 25, 2017 $2.99 38823 words Sample 20%
This bundle includes six tales of contemporary romantic erotica: Flag Football Conquest Almost the Three of Them The Open House Sextravaganza Movie Theater Therapy HORSE-ing Around Substitute Teacher Daydreams
Wicked Intentions: A Pride and Prejudice Variation by Anne-Marie Grace Wicked Intentions: A Pride and Prejudice Variation by May 25, 2017 $4.99 30046 words Sample 10%
What if Mr. Wickham’s elopement with Lydia wasn't just a spur of the moment action but a carefully crafted plan to pull our dear couple apart? With more than one person harboring wicked intentions towards our dear couple, will the love of Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy be able to conquer it all—or will they be forcefully torn apart? Wicked Intentions is a sweet, clean romance for all fans of Jane Austen.
Vampire Queen by Eileen Sheehan Vampire Queen by May 25, 2017 $3.99 105239 words Sample 20%
Picking up where Book 1 "Vampire Witch" left off, Casey looks forward to settling into Verso while two vampire brothers, Geo and Luthias, vie for her love. Her bliss is short lived when threat of war from the New World Order requires she assume her role as queen of Vampire Land.
Merci' Me $ Men by Robin Carretti Merci' Me $ Men by May 25, 2017 $3.99 47738 words Sample 20%
Only time has a way of telling. Oh! yes, he's quite the actor he plays his part so well. But he will never get an Emmy in my Sage smile. So many tapes up faces started to pass her. He had the words Remy merciful with his ladies. They were walking on the street it was named Rue Monsieur Le Prince it seemed to fit him perfectly. She smiled was thinking to herself she said "Please God" have mercy.
Caribbean Black Jack Book 2 The Queen of Spades by Valérie Lieko Caribbean Black Jack Book 2 The Queen of Spades by May 25, 2017 $2.99 47482 words Sample 20%
Dive into a nail-biting suspense! Follow an atypical love story inspired by Caribbean folklore! At the end of the 18th century, Liliane de La Roche and the mysterious orphan manage to reach Saint-Domingue. Traveling with them, a runaway slave and her daughter. Nowadays, Soledad de La Cruz begins making dangerous mistakes. What would happen if Soledad's true nature was to be discovered?
A Stage For Love: Four Historical Romance Novellas by Doreen Milstead A Stage For Love: Four Historical Romance Novellas by May 25, 2017 $3.99 46850 words Sample 20%
A Rough Hewn Cowboy - A woman decides to become a mail order bride but goes west under subterfuge PLUS Man Alone PLUS Hiding Out With Her Outlaw Husband & His Mother PLUS Hummingbirds In The Garden – The Young Widow & Her New Cowboy Husband. See complete synopses.
A Ballad of Confetti, Cake and Catastrophes by Helen Juliet A Ballad of Confetti, Cake and Catastrophes by May 25, 2017 $4.49 101869 words Sample 20%
Nicholas's sister is getting married and it's one disaster after the next. After forgetting to book a harpist for the elegant reception, Nicholas resorts to asking a busker called Fynn off the street to play. Nicholas finds himself being drawn to Fynn, but he just doesn’t have time to fall in love. However, like almost everything else in the week to come, he may not exactly have a choice…
A Midnight Spell by A.J. Márquez A Midnight Spell by May 25, 2017 $4.99 65117 words Sample 10%
Lizzie Montgomery came to Montgomery Island determined to end a three-hundred-year curse that condemned her ancestor to wander the earth forever. But the moment Lizzie sets foot on the Island she realizes breaking the curse to free her great-aunt Charlotte’s ghost comes with a price. She may lose her own life if she casts the wrong spell.
Sixth Surprise by Mary Abshire Sixth Surprise by May 25, 2017 $4.99 69832 words Sample 10%
Andrew's days on Earth are dwindling. He delays searching for the demon he must destroy so he can spend more time with the woman his heart yearns for. Eager to please Emily, he rents a house on a beach. He savors every minute in her loving embrace. When she confirms she is carrying his child, life seems almost perfect.
The Carpenter by Kera Faire The Carpenter by May 25, 2017 $3.99 23644 words Sample 10%
It was always handy to have an alter ego to hide behind, but the problem was that sometimes you forgot who you were or why you were there. Sometimes you didn’t. For Mason and Maddock knowing who they were wasn’t the problem. Trying to discover what they wanted and how to achieve it was. Falling in love just as an old enemy threatens to upset everyone and everything on Dark Isle isn’t a good start.
Separated, With Benefits by Kenny Wright Separated, With Benefits by May 25, 2017 $4.99 66026 words Sample 10%
Ethan and Nicole met, dated, got married, a job took Ethan away, and they separated. And that's how it would have ended had circumstances not brought Ethan home a year later. As Ethan and Nicole rediscover themselves and the new people that they have become, they must decide whether to rekindle what they once had, or let each other go at last.
The Lieutenant Commander by Nick J Mercorella The Lieutenant Commander by May 25, 2017 $2.99 140296 words Sample 20%
The 'Three Date Rule' had served Caitlyn well ever since her college days. It was basically very simple. Knowing that people might be uptight on the first date, she was willing to allow most men three dates before she decided if she wanted to continue the relationship. But, after meeting the Lt. Commander, the rules went out the window.
Highland Wish by Pippa Kesson Highland Wish by May 25, 2017 $2.99 48693 words Sample 15%
Arriving in Tinglen without any cash or a bed for the night, Alex Breyson stumbles into a job in return for board and lodging. Alex decides to stay a week, the last thing he needs is to risk recognition by getting embroiled in Kathy MacAskin’s problems. But love has a way of making you change your mind—and small Scottish towns, a pretty landlady, and wayward cats, have a way of drawing you in.
Swift Justice by Meredith Taylor Swift Justice by May 25, 2017 $2.99 81369 words Sample 20%
A Ridgemont University MM Sweet/ Wholesome Romance Novel. Focus on character development and true love romance. No explicit content. Medium heat, medium angst, happily ever after ending. Tumi and Edgar go on a journey to discover more about their pasts, but every step of the way they seem to be pushed towards each other.
Reel to Real (A Hollywood Romance Box Set) by Kahlen Aymes Reel to Real (A Hollywood Romance Box Set) by May 25, 2017 $3.99 391224 words Sample 10%
It was bloody TORTURE. Every time we touched on set my body seized painfully and my heart screamed in agony. I could feel her struggle, too; Pain and hunger hung between us like a destructive tsunami. Even though we couldn't say it out loud, we both knew the moments filming were our only opportunities be real with each other; even though everyone else thought we were only we were acting.
Tides by Natasha Brown Tides by May 25, 2017 $3.99 66689 words Sample 20%
Leif's domineering father has been exploiting his shape changing ability, scavenging the high seas for treasure to gain favor with the sea god, Ægir, in their ship the Kraken. Eilish is caught in a Finn-Gall raid and disguised as a man before being sold to a ship full of barbarians. Together they must face the tides of change—no matter how ominous they may seem.