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Aspen Falls Box Set #2: Dire Straits, Desperate Measures & Daylight Robbery by Melissa Pearl Aspen Falls Box Set #2: Dire Straits, Desperate Measures & Daylight Robbery by March 26, 2019 $8.99 227,620 words Sample 20%
If you like small town mysteries, heart-wrenching romance, and gripping tension, then you’ll love these spine-tingling romantic suspense novels written by Melissa Pearl & Anna Cruise. Follow three couples as they fight to get themselves out of trouble…and end up falling in love along the way.
Aspen Falls Box Set #1: Dead of Winter, Dead Set & Dark Horse by Melissa Pearl Aspen Falls Box Set #1: Dead of Winter, Dead Set & Dark Horse by March 26, 2019 $8.99 200,580 words Sample 20%
If you like small town mysteries, heart-wrenching romance, and gripping tension, then you’ll love these spine-tingling romantic suspense novels written by Melissa Pearl & Anna Cruise. Box set includes: Dead of Winter, Dead Set & Dark Horse Get the box set now and escape to Aspen Falls today.
The Valentine by J.T. Evergreen The Valentine by March 26, 2019 Free! 3,290 words Read a sample
Beth Ann's intention was to only browse in the Olde Book Shoppe while she waited for the departure of her train. She never suspected an envelope containing a Valentine card had been waiting for her for over twenty years in an old magical fairy tale book.
The Valentine's Day Ball by Susan Carroll The Valentine's Day Ball by March 26, 2019 $2.99 54,510 words Sample 20%
The Valentine's Day Ball is another romp through the Regency Era by award winning author Susan Carroll.
Por Amor de um Vampiro by Eileen Sheehan Por Amor de um Vampiro by March 26, 2019 $2.99 90,100 words Sample 20%
Quando uma jovem bruxa se apaixona por um vampiro, ela todos os riscos de viajar de volta para uma época em que vampiros e bruxas são abundantes e poderosas para tentar mudar o seu destino.
Daylight Robbery (An Aspen Falls Novel) by Melissa Pearl Daylight Robbery (An Aspen Falls Novel) by March 26, 2019 $4.99 84,150 words Sample 20%
She’s fifteen and she’s terrified. This teenage thief has finally been caught red-handed by a cop. Can she escape? Or will her experience in jail make her question everything she’s been raised to believe? If you like relatable characters, heart-warming romance and gripping suspense, then you’ll love Daylight Robbery.
Desperate Measures (An Aspen Falls Novel) by Melissa Pearl Desperate Measures (An Aspen Falls Novel) by March 26, 2019 $4.99 70,910 words Sample 20%
When a man she once loved breaks into her house, injured and in need of help, Detective Camila Perez isn't sure whether to boot him out the door or take him in. Will his secrets put them both in danger? If you like gritty, heart-wrenching romantic suspense then you’ll love this new Aspen Falls Novel.
Dire Straits (An Aspen Falls Novel) by Melissa Pearl Dire Straits (An Aspen Falls Novel) by March 26, 2019 $4.99 74,110 words Sample 20%
A small town reporter and cop get caught up in a story far more dangerous than they anticipated. Can they expose the truth before it's too late? If you like small town mysteries, heart-thrilling romance and gripping tension then you'll love this white-knuckle thrill ride.
Dark Horse (An Aspen Falls Novel) by Melissa Pearl Dark Horse (An Aspen Falls Novel) by March 26, 2019 $4.99 73,390 words Sample 20%
When Sally’s life is endangered, Nate must overcome his fears from the past and do everything in his power to save the woman he loves. For fans of heart-wrenching romance and compelling mysteries. Aspen Falls is filled with small town characters you can fall in love with.
Per Amore di un Vampiro by Eileen Sheehan Per Amore di un Vampiro by March 26, 2019 $2.99 95,390 words Sample 20%
Quando un giovane strega cade nell'amore con un vampiro, essa rischia di tutto per tornare in un momento in cui i vampiri e le streghe sono abbondanti e potente per cercare di cambiare il suo destino.
Dead Set (An Aspen Falls Novel) by Melissa Pearl Dead Set (An Aspen Falls Novel) by March 26, 2019 $4.99 65,190 words Sample 20%
When no one will believe her, Alaina hires a private eye to help her discover how her brother really died. For fans of simmering romance and intrigue.
Dead of Winter (An Aspen Falls Novel) by Melissa Pearl Dead of Winter (An Aspen Falls Novel) by March 26, 2019 Free! 62,720 words Read a sample
She's hiding from her past. He’s the only exception. She’ll get one chance to clear her name… and he’ll try to win her heart.   But if he finds out what she's done, he could ruin her...or could Officer Hartford ultimately save her?
Special Nights by DJ Jamison Special Nights by March 26, 2019 Free! 8,110 words Read a sample
Struggling with insomnia, Sam visits a twenty-four diner, where he meets a waiter who captivates him. Through a series of sleepless nights, they share pieces of their lives, slowly falling in love.
The Velvet Collar by C. P. Mandara The Velvet Collar by March 26, 2019 $4.99 103,250 words Sample 10%
Mr Watters didn't believe in warm-ups, and the first ten smacks of the paddle had my eyes smarting with tears. I then got ten seconds of recovery time before he started the next round. This was nothing compared to what Mark usually doled out, but tiredness was probably getting the better of me. When he started his third round of spanks I wanted to mewl in protest, but I managed to restrain myself.
Antisocial by Bradley Campbell Antisocial by March 26, 2019 $1.99 9,290 words Sample 15%
With a beautiful fiancée and a promising, lucrative career in law enforcement, Detective Tristin Andretti was living the American dream. But like all dreams, it will come to end sooner or later. Only in his case, it ended in a nightmare when the unexpected happened, and he lost it all when a horrifying act of violence compels him to leave the force with an ashy, bitter taste in his mouth.
Marshall's Guard by Isabo Kelly Marshall's Guard by March 26, 2019 $4.99 90,880 words Sample 20%
Returning Detective Jake Marshall to Earth might be Lieutenant Leia Ballore’s job, but she doesn’t have to like it. Jake has a duty back on Earth he can’t ignore, but leaving Leia won’t be easy. In her time and galaxy, he’s hunted as a slave. He can’t stay. Yet as their passion grows, leaving is no longer so simple.
Flynn by Vanessa Devereaux Flynn by March 26, 2019 $2.99 29,700 words Sample 10%
This book was first published by Evernight Publishing in 2014. It’s been re-edited and formatted. Marie Malone saw a shooting star in the Montana sky and knows that means she’s granted three wishes. She wants her three sons to find true love…
Nerdproof by Olivia Grace Nerdproof by March 26, 2019 $1.99 63,520 words Sample 35%
Being Nerdproof grants you the ability to resist and withstand all nerdiness. This was Ashley’s only problem; the fact that the love of her life, Harry, was Nerdproof. And she was the nerd to Harry’s cool. In an attempt to de-nerdify herself, she elicits the help of Nate; Harry’s best friend. But instead of gaining Harry’s attention, Ashley gets so much more than she bargained for.
Siempre by Diana Scott Siempre by March 26, 2019 $5.66 69,740 words Sample 20%
Mi vida ha cambiado, jamás volveré a ser la misma de antes. ¿Será mi decisión tan valiente como mi amor? Brenda Klein.
Salvaje by Diana Scott Salvaje by March 26, 2019 $4.50 73,980 words Sample 20%
De la autora con más de cien mil lectoras, llega la segunda parte de la Serie Doctora Klein. Akim sabe que no es ninguna joya pero su corazón está demasiado comprometido como para abandonar la lucha. Perdidamente enamorado de su doctora hará todo lo posible por poseerla aunque ello signifique un riesgo tan grande como perderla para siempre.
Culpable by Diana Scott Culpable by March 26, 2019 $1.99 79,710 words Sample 20%
Con más de 100.000 lectores, Diana Scott regresa con la Serie Doctora Klein, cargada de suspenso, erotismo y dos amores por definir. ¿Recuerdas a la doctora Klein de la Serie Stonebridge? Día a día Brenda Klein se dirige feliz a su consulta, comparte profundas reflexiones con sus pacientes y regresa con Max Brown, el marido que todas sueñan pero pocas consiguen. Guapo, inteligente y arquitecto
Hasta que llegaste tú by Diana Scott Hasta que llegaste tú by March 26, 2019 $4.99 75,110 words Sample 20%
Con más de 100.000 lectoras Diana Scott regresa con el final de su trilogía Stonebridge Reed siempre supo que su pasado lo atrapaba en un infierno del que jamás quiso escapar pero tuvo que llegar ella para estropearlo todo... Amor, odio y pasión se mezclarán en una lucha constante por la victoria en donde el final no siempre resulta como se espera.
Los días que nos faltan by Diana Scott Los días que nos faltan by March 26, 2019 $4.99 73,670 words Sample 20%
El romance, el suspenso y la acción continúan. ¿Será Anne capaz de olvidar lo ocurrido? ¿Será Reed capaz de aceptar los nuevos apetitos de Anne? ¿Es posible mantener el amor cuando las tornas han girado?
The Sorceress and the Prince of Ra by Tessa Schlesinger The Sorceress and the Prince of Ra by March 26, 2019 $3.99 60,700 words Sample 20%
A fantasy romance from Africa. Once there lived a magical people on the shores of Africa. A very powerful queen was prevented from marrying the love of her life. 25,000 years later, they come together again, and the world is once more at war...
Rex by Nicole Edwards Rex by March 26, 2019 $4.99 112,250 words
Rex Sharpe has managed to ignore the one and only dream he’s ever had: turning his family’s dilapidated old farmhouse into a bed and breakfast. Until now. When his cousin Travis Walker decides to invest in a venture that will help revitalize the small town of Coyote Ridge, Rex knows it’s time to put up or shut up.
Death Touched Box Set (Urban Fantasy Romance) by Mac Flynn Death Touched Box Set (Urban Fantasy Romance) by March 26, 2019 $8.99 184,920 words Sample 20%
The Death comes for everyone. For Nena, Death comes for her, but doesn't collect. She's instead picked up by a mysterious group led by a man named Scratch, and they won't let her go now that she's Death Touched. Now she must pick up the pieces of her life and navigate the world of the undead even as it comes under attack from the lord of them all, Death himself.
Let Me Know by Mia Epsilon Let Me Know by March 26, 2019 $1.99 80,060 words Sample 5%
One flighty world traveler. One settled homebody. How on Earth will these fire and ice opposites ever come together as one? Throw in an extremely pissed off volcano Goddess and a red convertible, mix well with a Hawaii setting, and settle in to read a friends-to-lovers, marriage-of-convenience, unexpected-late-in-life pregnancy erupting story of forever love and creation versus destruction.
Ink All Night by Michel Prince Ink All Night by March 26, 2019 $3.99 64,580 words
Cain Washington would gladly pay a million dollars to have a shrew as nice as the one Shakespeare had to deal with. Because frankly, the one living next to him makes the Bard’s seem like a Sunday school teacher. As the chief fixer at the Permanent Hangover Tattoo Parlor and Bar, he’s cursed with the ability to see the beauty in everyone. Though his harpy of a neighbor tests and teases that ability
Ugly Beast by Sam Crescent Ugly Beast by March 26, 2019 $4.99 74,320 words Sample 10%
Ugly Beast doesn’t want an arranged marriage, but what his president says, he gets. Abriana Vigo is not beautiful. In fact, she’s bland and terrified, but she’s a virgin and a Capo’s daughter. Now she’s been thrown to the wolves at his president’s demands. Abriana will do anything to get away from her father, just to avoid being hurt anymore.
Played by Michelle Kemper Brownlow Played by March 26, 2019 $5.99 104,590 words Sample 5%
Becki and Calon struggle to find balance as they try to find their footing in their new relationship in the midst of the rock world’s demanding life and nocturnal chaos.
Mrs. Martin's Incomparable Adventure by Courtney Milan Mrs. Martin's Incomparable Adventure by March 26, 2019 $2.99 38,310 words Sample 20%
Mrs. Bertrice Martin—a widow, some seventy-three years young—has kept her youthful-ish appearance with the most powerful of home remedies: daily doses of spite, regular baths in man-tears, and refusing to give so much as a single damn about her Terrible Nephew. Then proper, correct Miss Violetta Beauchamps, a sprightly young thing of nine and sixty, crashes into her life...
Me and Cinderella (Book 2- Dirty Rooster Series) by Kelly Mooney Me and Cinderella (Book 2- Dirty Rooster Series) by March 26, 2019 $2.99 75,340 words
She never expected him to return. She never expected him to be single. Prince Charming doesn’t always ride in on a noble steed. Sometimes he drives a pickup truck.
All the Ladies Love Coventry by Dawn Brower All the Ladies Love Coventry by March 26, 2019 $2.99 24,220 words Sample 20%
Charles Lindsay, the Earl of Coventry has big plans. None of them include a wife.
Freeing Heather by Kallysten Freeing Heather by March 26, 2019 $2.99 41,610 words
Heather used to be safe. She’s been living in Sanctuary for years, behind walls that protect shifters like her from bigoted humans who would see them jailed—or worse. Bigoted humans like her own parents, who chased her away when she first shifted. But now, she’s found her fated mate, and everything is about to change...
Mating Instinct (Morgan Clan Bears, Book 2) by Theresa Hissong Mating Instinct (Morgan Clan Bears, Book 2) by March 26, 2019 $3.99 48,550 words
Mating Instinct Morgan Clan Bears Book 2 The spring mating season comes with the discovery of a female bear shifter on the Morgan’s land. When it is revealed her clan intended to sell her to a male in Montana, the Morgan brothers vow to take down the leader of the O’Kelly clan and bring justice to the male who paid for her hand.
The Roommate Agreement by Emma Hart The Roommate Agreement by March 26, 2019 $3.99 60,710 words
Let your homeless best friend stay with you, he said. Being roommates will be fun, he said. It's only temporary, he said. He never said I'd fall for him.
Love In Purgatory by Timber Philips Love In Purgatory by March 25, 2019 $3.99 78,440 words Sample 10%
Gracelyn Adams just thought she was depressed. Then he shows up. Inside her bedroom, in her locked apartment, on the twelfth floor. Has Gracelyn gone completely off the deep end? Or does this stranger hold all the answers to unlock this prison of sadness she's been living in?
A Past Forgiven by Lorana Hoopes A Past Forgiven by March 25, 2019 $2.99 48,410 words Sample 20%
She's running from an abusive past. He's angry at God for the death of his brother. Can these two hardened souls find love and healing together?
Sogno Amore by Eileen Sheehan Sogno Amore by March 25, 2019 $2.99 87,040 words Sample 20%
Cosa succede quando si fa cadere in amore con la fantasia uomo nei tuoi sogni solo per scoprire che è vero... ma non umano?
O Bosque dos Anjos by Sidnei Coelho, Sr O Bosque dos Anjos by March 25, 2019 $1.50 30,450 words Sample 20%
Essa é a história de uma cidade perdida na maldade, com um anjo enfurecido e uma representação do amor. A menina se apaixonou pelo anjo e isso fez com que o jovem Nicholas fugisse dos seus sentimentos. Todos tiveram que buscar dentro de si as respostas para aquilo que nem mesmo sabiam existir. Bem-vindo ao Bosque dos Anjos, um lugar onde os sonhos acontecem e a vida sempre encontra uma nova chanc
Autumn Frost by M.D. Schlatter Autumn Frost by March 25, 2019 $0.99 109,590 words Sample 20%
Running. From the past, the pain, and the uncaring. That describes Autumn to the core of her being. She wants out and will do whatever it takes to make it happen. Lady Cannon is seeking to find a solution for the future of her estate and time is running out. Is it possible the two can find a solution in each other?
Drago Amore by Eileen Sheehan Drago Amore by March 25, 2019 $2.99 80,740 words Sample 20%
La formazione di scintille volare, sono rivelati segreti, e pericolose avventure cominciano quando Chloe aiuta Tristan fuga.
Un Vampiro’s Amore by Eileen Sheehan Un Vampiro’s Amore by March 25, 2019 $2.99 58,570 words Sample 20%
Un vampiro è amore reso tutti vale la pena... Accettazione di un invito a un paranormale inchiesta sulla notte di Halloween è stato supposto per aiutare Genice confutare le superstizioni e miti. Invece, essa ha portato gli incontri con i fantasmi, la morte di un caro amico e il risveglio di un lato di lei non ha mai conosciuto esistente. Riempito con entusiasmo il pericolo, e sfrigolante romantic
Day's Dying Glory by Virginia Crow Day's Dying Glory by March 25, 2019 $1.99 102,130 words Sample 18%
An Historical Fiction novel set during the Napoleonic Wars. It is set predominantly in Scotland, and centres upon three sisters. Day's Dying Glory has been praised for its strong characters, and believable story line. It addresses themes such as identity, gender and place.
Taming Karla (The Harper Twins Book 2) by Robbie Cox Taming Karla (The Harper Twins Book 2) by March 25, 2019 $3.99 80,430 words Sample 20%
She breaks all the rules. He only has one rule. Can he hold on to her long enough for her to see that one rules sets her free? Karla Harper is a wild card, believing romance only serves one purpose, to get her ahead in life. She's not all caught up in flowers and pretty language. She wants to get in, have her fun, and get out. Rules are cages, and Karla refuses to be caged.
El Amor Que Tuvimos Y Perdimos by Fabián Tapia El Amor Que Tuvimos Y Perdimos by March 25, 2019 $4.00 53,250 words Sample 20%
El Amor Que Tuvimos Y Perdimos es una historia valiente sobre el conocernos y el dar amor cuando todo está en contra. Fabián Tapia ha conseguido aunar un romance repleto de ternura y devoción que encantará a los fanáticos de Llámame por tu nombre.
Private Secretary, Private Wife by Mario V. Farina Private Secretary, Private Wife by March 25, 2019 Free! 1,570 words Read a sample
I was a Matinee Idol making lots of money with romantic films. Meanwhile, I needed to give the impression I was not married. Thelma, my private secretary went along with this, but began complaining. She stated that my popularity was making her miserable. I decided what needed to be done. My producer said I could cease stating I was not married, but there was a caveat. Would the caveat work?
Banger Trilogy by Donya Lynne Banger Trilogy by March 25, 2019 $3.99 218,250 words Sample 20%
He wants her company and her heart. She refuses to give him either. But in business—and love—the only thing sweeter than negotiation is closing the deal.
Breaks An Egg: Sedona West Murder Mystery Series, Book 2 by Susanne Marie Knight Breaks An Egg: Sedona West Murder Mystery Series, Book 2 by March 25, 2019 $2.99 32,850 words Sample 20%
A new romantic murder mystery series! Three book Sedona West Murder Mystery series: SLEEPS WITH THE FISHES, Book 1 BREAKS AN EGG, Book2 PUSHES UP DAISES, Book 3 Sedona’s dead ex husband keeps putting her at risk. Two million dollars that he stole has gone missing, and the Mob thinks she knows where the money is. But she doesn’t... or does she?
Unbroken (The Renegade and the Runaway II) by Erin O'Quinn Unbroken (The Renegade and the Runaway II) by March 25, 2019 $4.99 63,400 words
In the sequel to UNKILTED, Grier and David reunite on a Dutch trader sailing to the king’s colonies. The Scot is on a mission to find his kidnapped aunt; the Quaker-trained younger man seeks his true father. Can a naive, scholarly youth cope with life on the high seas—and be a force against a killer? Can a deeply angry man forget that the one he most desires bears the name of his sworn enemy?