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The Ranchers Ultimate demand by Pixie Rix The Ranchers Ultimate demand by July 23, 2018 $1.00 47,040 words Sample 20%
When Avery falls in love it is everything she read about, the only problem was, Ethan was married, and she was on the run. Would their love be enough for them to be together.
Lunar Accord by Chelsea McDonald Lunar Accord by July 23, 2018 $3.49 69,580 words
One fateful night. One college party. That was all it took for Kira’s world to start crumbling down around her. Life had seemed like such a Hollywood movie, I had great friends, I adored my parents, I had just finished college and then BOOM. One domino fell down, the rest shortly followed.
Changer Les Limites by RJ Scott Changer Les Limites by July 23, 2018 $4.10 64,150 words Sample 20%
Tennant peut-il prouver à Jared que l’âge ne représente qu’un chiffre et que l’amour est tout ce qui compte ?
Her Healing Heart by Pixie Rix Her Healing Heart by July 23, 2018 $1.00 71,940 words Sample 20%
Mika is caught in a love triangle. When things get bad would she finaly find someone to heal her broken heart
Their Endless Love by Pixie Rix Their Endless Love by July 23, 2018 $1.00 46,810 words Sample 20%
Eden Ross has a hard time with life in general when a Sexy Scott enters her life.
Just Looking by Sadie Somerton Just Looking by July 23, 2018 $2.99 17,060 words Sample 20%
I never planned to do it. Watch him. Spy on him. I'm not that kind of girl. JUST LOOKING: A story of temptation and desire. A story of voyeurism and seduction. A story of taking things too far.
Channing by Crystal Dawn Channing by July 23, 2018 $2.99 40,210 words Sample 20%
Viv was confused now that she had met Channing. Greg was trying to charm her, but it already wasn’t working and now she’d been hit in the heart by Channing the cheetah leader. It was too soon and her mother had recently mated. There was enough excitement. Besides, Channing didn’t seem to care for her.
The Dress Shop by Prudence Reid The Dress Shop by July 23, 2018 $0.99 102,540 words Sample 20%
The Dress Shop is a story about Veronica Ryan, dressologist extraordinaire and empathetic companion to cash registers everywhere. Recently divorced from her handsome, funny, socially acceptable husband she embarks on her own journey to find lasting love and real meaning to life; Ronnie’s is a tale of joyous self-discovery. Navigating unchartered single-parent waters with two young sons at her h
Cold Like Snow by Sita Bethel Cold Like Snow by July 23, 2018 $5.99 64,400 words Sample 20%
When René moves into his new home, he didn’t expect it to come with roommates. Two handsome roommates, to be precise. Too bad they’re ghosts.
Beastly Businessmen and Guitar Gods by Asta Idonea Beastly Businessmen and Guitar Gods by July 23, 2018 $5.99 60,170 words Sample 20%
They say magic doesn’t exist in our modern age. But is that really true? Without magic, how could a stolen guitar or a lost shoe lead to love? What could spark romance at a workplace assessment, or turn a mean-spirited monster into a man? Six fairytales and myths receive a contemporary MM twist in this collection of stories, which prove that sometimes the mundane can be magical too.
Cardinal's Sins by Mackenzie Williams Cardinal's Sins by July 23, 2018 $3.99 32,170 words Sample 10%
Tessa Richardson is trying to figure out if this newfound love with Levi Cardinal is real or if she's simply another job of his that turned into a passionate affair. Even if his intentions are good, will a normal life with her ever be enough for Levi? Levi was more than happy to walk away from his criminal ways for Tessa, but it won't be that easy.
Then She Sang by Janice Godin Then She Sang by July 23, 2018 $2.99 55,050 words Sample 20%
Tracey’s life has come full circle. She’s home again, this time for good, to raise her daughter in the home where love was always a tangible thing. But the reality of being a newly divorced single mom is harder to carry than she’d thought. So, when she befriends Kathleen and is gifted the impossible, her great-grandmother’s journal, the pieces of her life begin to fall into place.
In Flames by Jessica Jayne In Flames by July 23, 2018 $2.99 54,900 words
Gracelyn Riley married a firefighter and knew that came with risks. But she never imagined herself widowed in her early thirties with two children to care for on her own. Her brother-in-law, Matt, has been the rock that has kept her from collapsing or imploding. But he's had his own issues, having witnessed his brother's accident. Leaning on each other for support, feeling blossom.
Links by Shirley O'Neil Links by July 23, 2018 $3.99 77,250 words Sample 20%
Hayley can see the past, present, future, and the dead. But her infatuation for Lee, her boss, is distracting her from something devastating. She realizes too late that she is losing her abilities. While she, Lee, and her fellow paranormal investigators are on a case taking them to a remote island in Micronesia, a chain of events she’s unable to shield herself against overwhelms her.
Silver Unleashed by DB Sieders Silver Unleashed by July 23, 2018 $2.99 37,150 words
Gillian Hohenwald knows magic isn't real, so that makes the majestic man who emerges from thin air right before her eyes some kind of special effect. She believes this until he turns into a dragon...and helps her find the magic that was inside her all along. Can she master it in time to save him and other renegade dragons from the evil wizards from his home dimension?
Opposite Attraction by Judy Bagshaw Opposite Attraction by July 23, 2018 $2.99 22,020 words Sample 20%
Curvaceous parapsychologist Serena McKay is less than amused when she is publicly trapped by her longtime nemesis, world famous ghost hunter Carter Shehan, into accepting a professional challenge--spend a weekend with him at the allegedly haunted Shelbourne Manor to prove once and for all which of their theories on the reported strange activity in the house is correct.
Stumbling in the Dark by Deja Black Stumbling in the Dark by July 22, 2018 $1.99 9,060 words
Summer fun. Summer sun. What’s a knife thrower to do when the lion tamer he wants doesn’t want him? Well, go out and get his groove thing on, of course. Unless…that lion tamer turns out to be his mate. Then the fireworks will really start.
Summer Courage by Lee-Ann Wallace Summer Courage by July 22, 2018 $1.99 10,460 words
All it took was a little bit of courage. After losing her first love because of her older brother Wade’s meddling, Cara Thomas hesitates to get involved with one of Summerton’s new tattoo artists and coffee shop owner, Troy Thompson.
The Dorchester Puzzle by D.V. Roberts The Dorchester Puzzle by July 22, 2018 $1.59 7,090 words
How can a lawyer be mistaken for a hooker? Clare’s a high-powered London barrister, and beautiful and sexy to boot.
The Fluffer by A. J. Llewellyn The Fluffer by July 22, 2018 $1.99 12,510 words
Being a fluffer for a magazine’s male centerfolds should be a dream job for Jack, or will it be a ticket to hell?
The Odds by A. J. Llewellyn The Odds by July 22, 2018 $4.99 64,330 words
When Angus learns his sister is dying, he must return home to face his demons…his ex-lover…and confront Eli.
The President's Wife by Seelie Kay The President's Wife by July 22, 2018 $1.99 9,020 words
What happens when one of your best friends, the First Lady of the newly democratic Republic of Lodatia, appears to be an imposter? If you’re criminal defense attorney Julianna Constant, you pursue the truth like a rabid dog, then wage a battle to save your friend’s life.
The Summer of Our Discontent by Julie Lynn Hayes The Summer of Our Discontent by July 22, 2018 $1.99 10,670 words
Sometimes love is only a heartache away… Summer dreams have become summer nightmares for Collie McMillan.
Strings by Emma Lea Strings by July 22, 2018 $4.99 76,290 words
Nadine Court was a hot mess. Gabe Rousso had thought he had contained his attraction to the fiesta violinist. That was until that last session when an innocent kiss on the cheek had turned into something a whole lot hotter. He wasn’t technically her therapist anymore...She was a weakness he couldn’t afford and a temptation he couldn’t resist. This is a standalone romance – no cliff-hanger!
Songbird by Emma Lea Songbird by July 22, 2018 $2.99 67,670 words
Stevie Jacks was on her way to the top. Her dreams of being a country music star were on the precipice of coming true, but there was something missing. Nate Nash. Nate was slowly crawling back to the top of the record charts, but it was a whole lot different the second time ‘round. This is part two of a two-part story and concludes the story of Nate Nash & Stevie Jacks.
Sold Innocence: A Dark Bad Boy Romance by Sky Corgan Sold Innocence: A Dark Bad Boy Romance by July 22, 2018 $3.99 65,330 words Sample 10%
VASH It was supposed to be just one night. One last sin before I went back on the straight and narrow. The worst kind of sin, taking an innocent girl and unleashing all of my darkest fantasies on her. No safety word. Completely confidential. AUBREY He wore a mask, but I still remember so many things. The color of his eyes. The scent of his cologne. And the two gun tattoos on his hips.
Rock Star by Emma Lea Rock Star by July 22, 2018 $0.99 71,900 words
Nate Nash was a rock star… used to be a rock star. Now he was just a sad cautionary tale. To make him feel even worse his ex-partner, Stevie Jacks, had just hit the big time. It was just his luck that when his life was on the way down the crapper, hers was headed for the stratosphere. This is part one of a two-part story and it may very well end on a cliff hanger.
The Secrets He Keeps by Jo Tannah The Secrets He Keeps by July 22, 2018 $4.99 40,670 words
The secrets he keeps may cause him to lose everything. Including love.
The Ghost of Get Me Some Corners by A. J. Llewellyn The Ghost of Get Me Some Corners by July 22, 2018 $3.99 23,430 words
When Ian gets promoted and transferred to head up a new office for his computer firm in Greenhill Groves, it seems a great boost to his career, but he also suspects it might just be the death knell regarding his sex life.
Snow Drive by A. J. Llewellyn Snow Drive by July 22, 2018 $3.99 21,560 words
Is love like a racing car? Fast furious and finished all too soon?
Shard in the Mirror by Taryn Jameson Shard in the Mirror by July 22, 2018 $4.99 62,910 words
How does a dragon tell the woman he loves that it was he who had delivered her into the hands of the enemy?
Project X Prequel by Cheryl Headford Project X Prequel by July 22, 2018 Free! 3,590 words
Morgan Bentley is a bastard. This blurb relates to the book that is coming soon; the prequel is a sampling.
Indecent Proposal by Sarah McGregor Indecent Proposal by July 22, 2018 $4.99 103,570 words
When British business wunderkind Grant Berringer, owner and CEO of Berringer Racing Stables, presents Nicolette Devereaux with a job promotion that includes marriage, she’s both appalled and intrigued.
Beyond the Beach 5 by Kathy Kalmar Beyond the Beach 5 by July 22, 2018 $1.99 9,490 words
Caren Michaelson, Associate Professor, single mom of two finds herself on a dream trip in Hawaii involved with hot Dean, Dr. Chance Matthews, who is no longer satisfied with the way things are between them. No matter what she gives him, he is not satisfied. He wants more. He wants it all. Marriage is on his mind. Can Caren say “yes” to the fire between them or will her cold feet stop her from the
Beck by Catherine Lievens Beck by July 22, 2018 $4.99 38,980 words
Sometimes you have to believe people can see the real you even when you can’t.
In Deep by Racq Symphony In Deep by July 22, 2018 $0.99 10,260 words Sample 10%
Sia Jacobs, leading black attorney at her law firm runs into trouble at home when she finds out that her loving husband has suddenly left her. She spends the night at the Ybor City Jazz House in Tampa, Florida, sulking about her failed marriage when she encounters T.K., A UPS employee that strikes her interest, among other things.
The Island (Now and Forever 2) by Tammy Dennings Maggy The Island (Now and Forever 2) by July 22, 2018 $3.99 59,990 words Sample 20%
After her brother's death, Quinn Quartermarsh buries herself in her work wishing for the pain to end. In her dreams she finds peace on The Island. Near death in the hospital, Jacob Hartley is given a choice. Stay on The Island or go back for a second chance at love. As their lives hang in limbo, these soul mates are given a special gift from the Gods, and the chance to have a love of a lifetime.
James the Christmas Grouch by Ivy Smoak James the Christmas Grouch by July 22, 2018 $2.99 16,620 words Sample 20%
For years, James has been celebrating anti-Christmas with his friends. He's lost the Christmas spirit that he had when he was a child. And he doesn't seem to want to thaw his frozen heart. So I’ve decided that it’s my new mission to make him believe again. And with a little sprinkle of Christmas magic, it just might be possible.
Baron von Cuteness by Selbryth Lannigan Baron von Cuteness by July 22, 2018 $0.99 8,110 words Sample 50%
Our t-girl heroine meets a hot, seductive babe in a bar while on Spring Break and brings her back to her room for a night of passion. She gives the girl fair warning of what might come up during their tryst, but is surprised when she's given the same warning. And...invitation. Though delighted beyond all measure, she quickly finds there's more to the bargain than she'd ever dreamed.
On the Edge of Regret by Kate Squires On the Edge of Regret by July 22, 2018 $2.99 104,810 words Sample 20%
Brix is a typical, small-town girl. Nash was the defiant teen of the town. They were inseparable, until she suddenly left town without so much a goodbye. Six years later she's forced to come back to an icy reception. Despite any progress they might make, long held secrets begin to surface, throwing them both into a tailspin. Can they find a way back or have their secrets caused irreparable damage?
Obsession by Tawanna Cain Obsession by July 22, 2018 $1.99 12,700 words Sample 20%
It finally happened, Donald actually asked me to marry him. I should be excited, right? Should be jumping up and down, planning my future with the man of my dreams. Only, he’s not that person, and what’s worse, I can’t stop obsessing over what sex would be like with him. I have to get him out of my system or risk losing Donald forever.
Fighting for Them (Witches of Rose Lake, Book 2) by Lia Davis Fighting for Them (Witches of Rose Lake, Book 2) by July 22, 2018 $3.99 20,250 words Sample 20%
I’ve spent half my life trying to escape a father who wants me dead, and Salrus drew his last card when he took two of my five loves from me. Zane, Wyatt, Trevor, and I will stop at nothing to get Dimitri and Wade back. But we have issues other than my demonic father to deal with.
Marked for Them (Witches of Rose Lake, Book 1) by Lia Davis Marked for Them (Witches of Rose Lake, Book 1) by July 22, 2018 $3.99 34,560 words Sample 20%
I’m blissfully unaware of the world outside thanks to the hospital’s walls—and spell—that hide me. Until a ghost shows up, talking about his friends being marked by a demon. But not just any demon. The same one who marked me and wants me dead. My father.
Seducing Sarah by Maddie James Seducing Sarah by July 22, 2018 $2.99 30,900 words Sample 20%
When Cole Stevens travels from Montana to Texas to close a business deal with his old friend, Heath McCoy, he never expects to close in on a relationship, too. But with one brief moment of contact in the airport with a pretty young woman carrying a guitar, his heart starts to unravel.
Menage in the Factory: An FFM Threesome Story by R.P. Morel Menage in the Factory: An FFM Threesome Story by July 22, 2018 Free! 9,320 words Read a sample
An alpha male’s deepest, darkest desires. A tattoo-covered goddess with bisexual tendencies. A thick, voluptuous supervisor, with wild taboo fantasies. The end result—explosive.
Forgotten Message by Renee Lee Fisher Forgotten Message by July 22, 2018 $2.99 40,080 words Sample 5%
One life changing decision. A field to play professional football on, or join the Army and be on a battlefield. Rayne’s heartbroken he never reached out to her, but she must push on with her life. Liam struggles daily and would never burden her with his pain. Hope for Rayne and Liam to have a future is becoming less and less. Their only chance maybe the Forgotten Message Liam holds for her.
The Seer by J Risk The Seer by July 22, 2018 $6.99 108,440 words Sample 5%
Sometimes Crazy is all that works... Now in a place where she’s understood and loved, Crissy’s visions may just help to tip the balance in the fight between good and evil.
Shifters of Ashwood Falls Collector's Bundle by Lia Davis Shifters of Ashwood Falls Collector's Bundle by July 22, 2018 $6.99 254,300 words Sample 20%
This collection includes the first NINE novellas in the Shifters of Ashwood Falls series PLUS slices of life shorts and character interviews with some of the fan favorites of Ashwood Falls.
The Darkest Rose by Laurel Black The Darkest Rose by July 22, 2018 $0.99 14,350 words
Nathan is a resident at Blackwell, a famous institution for the deranged, the criminally insane, and children with special powers. His job? Devour death row inmates on the day of their execution. But when he's kidnapped by a mysterious man named Damien, he's forced to reconcile with his past sins.
Jaguar's Judgment (Shifters of Ashwood Fall, Book 9) by Lia Davis Jaguar's Judgment (Shifters of Ashwood Fall, Book 9) by July 22, 2018 $2.99 19,060 words Sample 20%
Jared Nickels’ only loyalty is to the Alphas of Ashwood Falls. When he sees Sable again after fifteen years, he can’t stop himself from touching her. Through his Justice gift to see others’ pasts, he learns she’s not as guilty as he’d assumed. She’s actually one of the biggest victims in the war that her parents started.