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Walking His Way by Mildred Colvin Walking His Way by March 19, 2018 $2.99 84,780 words Sample 20%
Colleen and Anne are caught in a web of confusing relationships with two men who love them. But who loves who? Feeling she has lost her true love, Anne doesn’t care anymore, but Colleen wants the situation straightened out. With help from a couple of scheming, elderly spinsters, there may be hope. If only they can break-up one engagement and encourage two more.
Coming Home by Kaye McCracken Coming Home by March 19, 2018 $2.99 137,970 words Sample 5%
Betrayed in the worst possible way by her husband and her very own sister, Emma Holden vows to survive this. Anderson Barton left his family farm to enlist and do his duty for his county, but eight years later he returns home to care for his orphaned siblings. Can the returning soldier and the widow learn to let go of the past and live for the present and future?
The Half Breed Heart by Dariya Saint The Half Breed Heart by March 19, 2018 You set the price! 43,330 words
Sylvia is a rare breed: half faerie, half elf. Raised by Gypsies, the bold, attractive young woman attracts all kinds of attention. Despite her exciting nomadic existence she felt there was something missing. Gripped by wanderlust, unable to fill the void in her heart she set out to rescue a friend who was captured by a ruthless king. She's in for an adventure she couldn't have imagined.
First Move by AJ SARIP First Move by March 19, 2018 $1.99 61,290 words Sample 20%
Now she has to learn the ways of her new world before their enemies take them out of it.
The Swedish Prince by Karina Halle The Swedish Prince by March 19, 2018 $3.99 124,650 words
I didn’t expect to fall in love with him. I didn’t expect to have my whole life turned upside down. When you’re from two different worlds, can your hearts meet somewhere in the middle? Or do happily-ever-afters only exist in fairy-tales? The Swedish Prince is a standalone royal romance.
Drakkar ~ Beyond the Lie by Sandra Bischoff Drakkar ~ Beyond the Lie by March 19, 2018 $2.99 80,410 words Sample 15%
Being a teenage Vampire sucks, literally. When you learn your whole life has been a lie, who can you turn to? Who can you trust to help you make things right again?
Rush Hour Quickie #2 - Toronto Commuter Erotic Romance by Lexie Renard Rush Hour Quickie #2 - Toronto Commuter Erotic Romance by March 19, 2018 $1.25 5,660 words
Josh has been shyly ogling the gorgeous blonde on the streetcar, trying not to be creepy. When Jessica finally speaks to him, he was shocked when she kissed him so quickly. He certainly didn’t expect her to steal him away for a naughty encounter in the park. How far will he let her go? This standalone story features hot sexytimes with random commuters. You know, the usual Wednesday in Toronto.
Château du Lac by David A O'Neil Château du Lac by March 19, 2018 $4.99 83,150 words Sample 20%
Third in the romantic-crime thriller series of the grape growers 9f southern France in their battles against the weather and the Mafia.
Hero Hair by Rachel Robinson Hero Hair by March 19, 2018 $2.99 89,370 words
HERO HAIR is the account of an life-altering journey detailing the awakening of two hollow hearts, both set on taking their own pleasures without any emotional attachment. The ruthless SEAL finally meets an enemy he can’t defeat, and both Macs and Teala find, against their wishes, and despite atrocious circumstances, a chemistry so explosive it leaves nothing but deconstructing love in its wake.
Worth the Risk by Stacy-Deanne Worth the Risk by March 19, 2018 $0.99 13,100 words Sample 20%
The last thing Madeline is looking for is love since she is harboring a secret that has the power to ruin any potential relationship. Convinced no man would love her enough to accept her situation, she fights off Alvin’s advances, but begins to fall in love with him.
The Vampire's Heart by Lori Vadasz The Vampire's Heart by March 19, 2018 Free! 16,510 words Read a sample
Falling in love with an older, rich man isn't what Megan was expecting after being dumped by her date for the formal. Her friend Bryant warns her to be careful. Sebastian isn't what he seems. There seems to be a strange connection between the two, and when Bryant mentions the word vampire, things start to make a bit of sense.
L.A.X. An Illicit Love Affiar by Monica Moore L.A.X. An Illicit Love Affiar by March 19, 2018 Free! 2,700 words Read a sample
A strictly erotic encounter between two forbidden lovers.
The Embezzled Envelope (Minx Tobin Murder Mystery Series Book 6) by Susanne Marie Knight The Embezzled Envelope (Minx Tobin Murder Mystery Series Book 6) by March 19, 2018 $1.99 42,630 words Sample 20%
A Minx Tobin Murder Mystery Romance, Reissued, New Cover! An old embezzlement case takes on a new twist: murder. When Minx tries to clear her good friend’s name, she gets burned... literally.
Eternal love by Hakeem Omer, Sr Eternal love by March 19, 2018 $2.99 8,760 words
I saw the love in her eyes, I felt it with the beeping of her heart.she took my heart, but when I approached her she refused me without giving me my heart back.she explained none.she left me with doubt, did she loved me or not? Years later at the end my time, fighting the cancer, with the limited time I had I went out searching for her to ask her one more time, do you love me?
Playing Without Rules: Men of Spring Baseball Romance by Rachelle Ayala Playing Without Rules: Men of Spring Baseball Romance by March 19, 2018 $2.99 47,310 words
Marcia Powers wants nothing to do with ballplayer Brock Carter, especially after she told him to go away and pursue his dreams. Brock Carter's back in town to rekindle his romance with Marcia. Marcia is unable to resist Brock, but determined to keep her secret. What will he do when he discovers the real reason Marcia sent him away?
Imperfect Match by Jordan Castillo Price Imperfect Match by March 19, 2018 $3.99 39,170 words
A man whose future is assigned - A heart that yearns to be free. Lee Kennedy’s destiny is controlled by the Algorithm. It’s the reason he’s still in college, regardless of his good academic performance. He’s switched his major repeatedly and stalled on his Master’s thesis, but there’s only so much longer he can hold out. Because once he graduates, the Algorithm must be triggered.
It Worked Telepathically For Me by Silk Kay It Worked Telepathically For Me by March 19, 2018 $4.91 5,450 words Sample 15%
This book is about a young woman who uses a certain method to win back her love.
Liefde op het Menu by Wendy Brokers Liefde op het Menu by March 19, 2018 $1.99 21,440 words Sample 5%
Als de onzekere Julie het restaurant van Mark binnenstapt, weet ze niet goed wat ze aan moet met de zelfverzekerde restauranthouder. Met iedere toenadering van Mark, voelt Julie zich sterker worden. Zo sterk zelfs, dat ze zich eindelijk op haar gemak begint te voelen bij een man. Zeker als die man in kwestie haar laat zien dat je perfect kunt zijn, juist met al je imperfecties.
The Long Road To Serenity by M.L. Garcia The Long Road To Serenity by March 19, 2018 $3.99 94,240 words Sample 15%
Young Astraea Salvo and Gabriel Varon discover a friendship that quickly becomes an incredible bond. Unfortunately, nothing could prepare them for what was yet to come. As adults they struggle to accept the changes in their once unshakable friendship. Will unrelenting ties that bind them defy the odds? After all, anything worth fighting for never comes easy but will always be worth it in the end.
One Under by JL Merrow One Under by March 19, 2018 $4.99 73,740 words Sample 20%
London Underground worker Mal Thomas is staying in Porthkennack to recover from a traumatic experience. Getting more bad news from home is the last straw—until big, blond museum curator Jory Roscarrock steps up to offer some comfort.
A Rockstar in Her Bed by C. Tyler A Rockstar in Her Bed by March 19, 2018 $3.99 19,920 words Sample 10%
Christina and Adam have always had a complicated relationship. As the sister of Adam’s band mate and best friend, she was supposed to be untouchable—off limits. But after their first drunken night together, Adam didn’t give a damn about the "rules". When their secret is suddenly brought to the forefront, Adam and Christina have to decide if what they have is as simple as "friends with benefits".
Cutie Pies by Barbara Bell Cutie Pies by March 19, 2018 $2.99 30,510 words Sample 15%
Joey works at Cutie Pies, the smallest adult store in Sydney. After his parents kicked him out years ago, the haphazard shop became his home away from home and is the only place where he can embrace his queer, quirky, and—okay—sometimes a little awkward self.
Eye on the Ball by Francine Beaton Eye on the Ball by March 19, 2018 $4.99 84,560 words Sample 10%
Top professional rugby player Jakes du Plessis desperately wants to keep his team's vow of celibacy in order to win the new International Rugby Club Competition, but he didn’t count on meeting ethereal artist Angie Summers. Even a promise to his friends and teammates, demons from his past, and a distance of more than 9000 miles, could not stop Jakes from falling in love with Ange.
Circle Eight Millennium Volume 1 by Beth Williamson Circle Eight Millennium Volume 1 by March 19, 2018 $5.99 74,160 words
Join the modern day Graham clan and take a ride with three of its sons. Lazarus, Samuel, and Grant fight against the attraction to their women, but in the end, these powerful cowboys will find love is more important than anything.
The Vampire's Angel by Damian Serbu The Vampire's Angel by March 19, 2018 $6.99 106,370 words Sample 20%
As Paris devolves into chaos amidst the French Revolution, three lives intertwine.
Love Never Dies (The Porn Star Brothers Series) by L.J. Diva Love Never Dies (The Porn Star Brothers Series) by March 19, 2018 $6.99 123,790 words Sample 20%
Love Never Dies is a powerful love story of two young men living through turbulent times, clinging to their love amidst the backdrop of New York in the ’70s and ’80s and the tragedy of gay love and the burgeoning HIV/AIDS epidemic. They fight to stay healthy while all of their family’s friends and co-workers die around them, and struggle to survive in a world of the gay plague and gay deaths.
Bent For His Will by KyAnn Waters Bent For His Will by March 18, 2018 $2.99 41,470 words
Will has a dirty little secret...he's in love with his best friend. Yet, Logan isn't gay and Will isn't willing to risk their friendship to discover if Logan isn't quite straight, but may be a little bent. Renna is in love with Logan and is intrigued by Will. She accepts what Logan and Will can't...they belong together. But if Logan and Will take a chance on more, where does that leave her? Right
Beautiful Storm by KyAnn Waters Beautiful Storm by March 18, 2018 $0.99 7,430 words
Adrian Beck lost everything, including his passion for designing beautiful buildings, after 9/11. Self-imposed exile on Long Caye Island gives him the sanctuary he needs to live a simple, uncomplicated life. Isabelle Clemet, of Clemet Hotels, is ready to rebuild after Katrina. She wants the best to design her new project on the coast in Biloxi, Mississippi. She wants Adrian.
Redemption by Ashley Lucero Redemption by March 18, 2018 $1.99 93,980 words Sample 3%
Angels and fallen angels have long been at war. To prevent unbalance, the Counsil was born. Until an experiment creates an abomination, the first hybrid. Alex Constance, now part human, angel, and fallen angel is tossed into the unknown, where secrets reign. Who is friend? And who is foe? Will her affection for one man seal her fate? Or will it lead to a new order, changing the world forever?
A Broken Billionaire by L. Loryn A Broken Billionaire by March 18, 2018 Free! 11,380 words Read a sample
Leo's a man who has everything-- except his first gay experience with his new business partner, Coby. Can he have Coby, too?
Dead Weight by Stacy-Deanne Dead Weight by March 18, 2018 $3.99 58,340 words Sample 20%
While running from her dangerous lover, Jade ends up stranded in her hometown of Paris Lane, Texas when local thugs rob her after her BMW breaks down.
The Russos 4 by D. J. Manly The Russos 4 by March 18, 2018 $3.99 18,180 words Sample 5%
Angelo has an argument with his rock star father about his musical career. Johnny is awake! Tony is struggling with his feelings for Drake, attends a party at Frank's and loses all inhibitions when he drinks too much. Tony overhears a disturbing conversation between his father and his uncle and attempts to talk to Angelo about it. Things heat up between Mac and Janet.
Kaleidoscope by Jo Tannah Kaleidoscope by March 18, 2018 $4.99 45,510 words Sample 5%
Letting go doesn’t mean surrendering. Julian Davis has no time for love—everything must be under control.
A Demon's Deliverance by Catherine Lievens A Demon's Deliverance by March 18, 2018 $4.99 73,000 words Sample 5%
Sometimes we have to face our past even if it’s the last thing we want to do.
The Russos 3 by D. J. Manly The Russos 3 by March 18, 2018 $2.99 15,580 words Sample 5%
In episode 3, Francine develops a serious case of the hots for her client. Angelo and Tony meet for the first time. Tony makes an interesting confession to his aunt Janet, and Johnny's condition grows worse. This book was previously published.
Circle of Seven: The Immortal King by Sheila English Circle of Seven: The Immortal King by March 18, 2018 $2.99 140,390 words
A dangerous and missing artifact brings Raven Peterson to Rohan, a banished immortal king and to Daniel, an untrustworthy vampire. Their case grows more dangerous when it crosses the path of the kings of the Circle of Seven. Political intrigue threatens life as we know it and Raven's case becomes a race against time.
The Officer and the Vampire Chef by Charlie Richards The Officer and the Vampire Chef by March 18, 2018 $4.99 26,600 words Sample 5%
Just a little Love Bite: When a vampire chef meets his soul mate, he must discover if the way to a man’s heart really is through his stomach.
The Fall of Cairnnon Castle by HK Carlton The Fall of Cairnnon Castle by March 18, 2018 $2.99 12,000 words Sample 5%
Castle Cairnnon—perhaps not the gate, but the epicenter of hell.
Sword of Judgement by Taryn Jameson & Gabriella Bradley Sword of Judgement by
& March 18, 2018
$4.99 51,950 words Sample 5%
The blade of justice is a double-edged sword. Betrayed by several members of her crew, Erica now finds herself in a race to beat the clock.
Sam and the Sylvan by Lark Westerly Sam and the Sylvan by March 18, 2018 $4.90 72,590 words Sample 5%
Sam Silver has a problem…and a fairy in the bed. Sam Silver feels like a stray cat.
Finding True Love by Celine Chatillon Finding True Love by March 18, 2018 $3.99 21,280 words Sample 5%
Jaynie and Bryce become closer after a scare and dealing with Bryce's past. Each girl in the office is finding her way to love.
Lost in Grief: A Wolf Creek Shifters Short Story by H.R. Savage Lost in Grief: A Wolf Creek Shifters Short Story by March 18, 2018 Free! 9,190 words Read a sample
Catrina Macintyre and Killian Stone struggle with a recent tragedy in a short story that takes place after Found in Hope.
After We Both Say, I Do by S. I. Stancill After We Both Say, I Do by March 18, 2018 $4.99 15,420 words Sample 20%
Love is kind, pure and without envy, is what you're told right? After We Both Say, I Do, is the journey form dating to marriage. The ups and downs of love and loss. The influence of family and friends. Follow Piper as she meets Landry and fall in love and test the theory of what love is. Is it kind, pure and without envy?
Paranormal Lovers Box Set by Wayne Mansfield Paranormal Lovers Box Set by March 18, 2018 $4.99 58,740 words Sample 20%
Four of Wayne Mansfields's best-selling paranormal gay romance stories in one box set! Contains the stories: Before Lovers, Ryan, Stranger Things, and Unexpected Ending.
Expedition 63 Book 1: Dusk by T.A. Creech Expedition 63 Book 1: Dusk by March 18, 2018 $4.99 43,430 words Sample 20%
When contact is lost with Mission Control, Commander John Dennington isn’t overly concerned. But as it becomes obvious something has happened, John has to keep the Space Station together by any means possible. The smallest malfunction will spell the end for six astronauts trapped high above a ruined Earth. Will they ever make it home?
A New Pair of Steel Shoes by Kassandra Lea A New Pair of Steel Shoes by March 18, 2018 $1.99 10,630 words Sample 20%
Nathan Pratchett’s mare Birch hasn’t been herself since getting a new pair of shoes. She keeps getting loose and every single time Nathan finds her at the house of hunky Lucas Shaw. Is it possible she knows something he doesn’t?
Together In Sydney by L.M. Mountford Together In Sydney by March 18, 2018 $2.99 25,530 words Sample 20%
They were the best of friends. Then they shared a night of passion and in the morning she was gone. Now, he's not going home without her.
Backbeat Rhythm by J.D. Ryan Backbeat Rhythm by March 18, 2018 $3.99 26,530 words Sample 20%
Heavy metal vs. the classics. Can a rock and roll bassist find love with a man whose heart is given only to classical music? Kit Barlow's willing to take a chance. Now if Max Hill will only unbend enough to allow a rocker into his life.
Better Left Unsaid by Barbara Cutrera Better Left Unsaid by March 18, 2018 $2.99 70,940 words Sample 20%
Cate Nasello, who is mute, collides with Logan Kirkland, a blind business owner, on a downtown Sarasota sidewalk one morning on her way to work. Unable to communicate with Logan because of their individual physical limitations, she unsuccessfully attempts to apologize. The events that follow force the beautiful, petite Cate out of an emotional isolation that began eighteen years earlier.
Precious Moments by Casper Graham Precious Moments by March 18, 2018 $3.99 24,690 words Sample 20%
A gorgeous omega meets two handsome alphas on a blind date set up by mutual friends. Sparks fly, but the alphas insist on the ancient courting ritual before claiming the omega. Will they reach the mating stage before the fire burns out? Or is the relationship doomed right from the start?