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Without a Map by Liz Schulte Without a Map by Liz Schulte March 06, 2015 $0.99 10426 words Sample 20%
The world is a dangerous place, especially for Charlie Smith who carries an ancient power within her. After Holden and Olivia rescued her from demons as a little girl, she had a blissfully normal life, but change was upon her again.
Tough Love by Skye Warren Tough Love by Skye Warren March 06, 2015 Free! 13247 words Read a sample
I sneak out of my room every night. My father’s guards don’t see me. No one sees me, except him. He’s the son of a foot soldier. My father is his boss. The boss. I shouldn’t even know Giovanni. And I definitely shouldn’t kiss him. Our relationship is doomed to fail, but that won’t stop me from being with him. Not every girl wants to be a princess. I just want to be free.
Teased, Sealed Series Book Two by SJ Sawyer Teased, Sealed Series Book Two by SJ Sawyer March 06, 2015 $3.99 140112 words Sample 5%
Trevor Rossi's reputation has been hard earned. He's a notorious play boy known for his determination to sleep with every willing woman on the East Coast, once. Trevor unwillingly agrees to a blind date with his best friend's friends. He knows that he has to take the girl on a date or two, keeping his pants on. What Trevor doesn't expect is to actually want Drew King.
Sealed, Sealed Series Book One by SJ Sawyer Sealed, Sealed Series Book One by SJ Sawyer March 06, 2015 $0.99 94399 words Sample 5%
Avery Bishop leaves her life in Texas behind to get the hell away from the ex-love of her life, Jacks. Moving in with her friend Miranda Jones in Baltimore, she gets more than she bargained for right from the start. She is surrounded by interested men when she meets Miranda's brother, Kreed, a Navy SEAL home on short leave, their friend Trevor Rossi, and the new professor she is going to aid.
Severed,  A Sealed Series Novella by SJ Sawyer Severed, A Sealed Series Novella by SJ Sawyer March 06, 2015 Free! 17320 words Sample 20%
After leaving Avery to return to active duty, Navy SEAL Kreed Jones makes a vow to himself: he’ll remind Avery constantly of why she chose to wait. Kreed and Avery try to remember the chemistry they feel for one another, the instant attraction that bound them together in the beginning. See the love story unfold as the couple anxiously countdown the time until Kreed returns.
Baer Facts by Jocie McKade Baer Facts by Jocie McKade March 06, 2015 $2.99 74991 words Sample 20%
A small-town sheriff, Russian mobsters, naked dancers, an overprotective ferret, and two people with very jaded hearts find themselves targeted for very different reasons. Once the dust settles, they just might find their Mayberry.
Addy's Choice by Melissa Barker-Simpson Addy's Choice by Melissa Barker-Simpson March 06, 2015 $1.99 50906 words Sample 20%
Sometimes the hardest thing about lowering our defences is the fear of how far we might fall. That fear had been Adrienne Baxter’s driving force most of her life. It was far easier to hide behind her radio personality, feeding from her audience, than to risk exposure. When she meets Sebastian Davies, her carefully applied facade begins to slip.
Ashley Fucks and Rim Jobs Her Boss by L.J. Harper Ashley Fucks and Rim Jobs Her Boss by L.J. Harper March 06, 2015 $2.99 1640 words Sample 20%
In order to save her job, Ashley will do anything to please her boss. Anything. In the office, she sucks his cock dry. She gives him a tantalizing rim job. She lets him fuck her virgin asshole. But are her slutty tricks sexy enough to save her job?
Blair X by Michelle Carey Blair X by Michelle Carey March 06, 2015 $0.99 64180 words Sample 15%
Sequel to Church Chick Blair Brown is determined to get Tobin Peterson to fall in love with her now he's committed to Sabrina Sloan. Just when Blair thinks she has it all figured out, tragedy hits and Blair is forced to move in with Sabrina's family - Charles, Helen & Trisha Sloan. Underneath Blair's nose, Trisha devises a scheme to rid Blair from their lives and Sabrina hatches her plan.
Un Talent pour Mentir by Sage Marlowe Un Talent pour Mentir by Sage Marlowe March 06, 2015 $3.99 35599 words Sample 10%
Deux semaines après le début de leur nouvelle relation de travail, Romeo et Julian ont leur premier cas ensemble. Un tableau volé exige non seulement les conseils experts de l’ancien voleur d’œuvres d’art qu’était Romeo, mais cela laisse également une chance à Julian d’en apprendre un peu plus sur l’homme qui partage son lit, mais qui ne lui a pas encore révélé son véritable nom.
Sub-Culture by Sage Marlowe Sub-Culture by Sage Marlowe March 06, 2015 $2.99 51662 words Sample 10%
Five years after the bumpy start to their relationship, Noah and Pierce have settled but when Noah starts behaving oddly and Pierce just can’t seem to put his jealousy to rest, the cracks in their relationship become too severe to ignore any longer. Pierce finds himself wondering just how far he is willing to step out of his own comfort zone to save their love.
Love's Abyss by Lora Thomas Love's Abyss by Lora Thomas March 06, 2015 $3.99 78503 words Sample 20%
Madison St. John is engaged to Commodore Andrew McClain. While traveling to Nassau, the dreaded pirate, Alexander Xavier, attacks their ship with the soul intention of killing McClain; however, Madison thwarts the attempt. Alex is intrigued by the defiant beauty and kidnaps her instead. In close quarters, they fight the attraction drawing them together, but should not overlook the Commodore.
Re-Submission by Sage Marlowe Re-Submission by Sage Marlowe March 06, 2015 $4.99 58743 words Sample 10%
Meet Tyler Kane. Ballsy and headstrong, he's far from being the submissive type. Francis Hollister, Dom and proud owner of a BDSM club, couldn't agree more - and yet, as Tyler carelessly suggests a bet, Francis sees an opportunity arise and decides to take him up on it but it seems there's more than one man in the club who is pursuing a hidden agenda...
Deadly Stain: A Paranormal Romance by Nia Wilde Deadly Stain: A Paranormal Romance by Nia Wilde March 06, 2015 $0.99 12149 words Sample 20%
An unexpected death. A terrifying demon. A deadly stain. The third Beautiful Stain novella continues Leta's passionate story of supernatural desire. They call her evil, wicked – a monster. But after a sensual night in Prince Forn's arms, she won't keep it a secret anymore. If this is wicked, she will embrace the fire, the darkness, and the desire. She will be damned.
The Fan by Velvet Vaughn The Fan by Velvet Vaughn March 06, 2015 $2.99 82716 words Sample 20%
Hollywood starlet Jade Larossa and former SEAL Logan Bradley are instantly attracted but both have been burned in the past. A relationship blossoms despite their reservations. When a stalker threatens Jade and bodies start to pile up, Logan races to protect the woman he loves...but will it be enough to keep her safe from The Fan?
Welsh & Wild by Ellie Forsythe Welsh & Wild by Ellie Forsythe March 06, 2015 $3.99 27689 words Sample 10%
Tegan Ellis feels far too normal and boring but it's safe and comfortable. There's no incentive to change anything about her life until she comes across a magazine article that gets her thinking. Welsh and wild don't really go together in her world, but perhaps she can change that and change her life while she's at it.
Spring Blossoms by Beverly Nault Spring Blossoms by Beverly Nault March 06, 2015 $2.99 44518 words Sample 20%
When Cupid says, "make it a double," town organizer Grace Harkins is busier than ever planning not one, but two, weddings. Threatening her joy though, a newcomer stirs up long-buried fears, and when a very public meltdown exposes her emotions, everyone in town wonders if Grace has finally taken on too much. Small town charm and heartfelt humor from popular author, Beverly Nault.
Chasing Love's Wings: Love's Wings #2 by Zoey Derrick Chasing Love's Wings: Love's Wings #2 by Zoey Derrick March 06, 2015 $3.49 81317 words Sample 5%
Everything in Cameron Enders' life feels like a dream since she took a trip to a remote island where she met Tristan Michaels, Hollywood's hottest man. Tristan never imagined that his get-away vacation would change his life and his heart.
Hearts Unlocked by Beverly Nault Hearts Unlocked by Beverly Nault March 06, 2015 $1.99 40896 words Sample 20%
Handsome movie star, Brandon McCallister, triggers all of Stephanie Allan’s hot buttons. Will his playful persistence be the key to unlocking her heart to love?
Her Best Friend by Holle Dolce Her Best Friend by Holle Dolce March 06, 2015 $0.99 4621 words Sample 20%
Jamie has wanted Ellen for a long time, and accepted long ago that he let that chance pass him by. Now her marriage is falling apart, and she has needs. What else is a best friend to do, but help in any way he can?
Star Dust by Parris Afton Bonds Star Dust by Parris Afton Bonds March 06, 2015 $4.99 78141 words Sample 10%
From their first meeting, an extraordinary bond was forged ~ a bond greater than even their passion. A bond of national revolutions and personal rebellions. Irish-born Maggie Moran and Russian born Wolfram Nichols’ paths were intertwined by the gods ~ and in America they were fated to defy their yearning. When two powerful wills such as theirs collided, one had to subjugate or destroy the other.
A Vampire Werewolf Clan by Vianka Van Bokkem A Vampire Werewolf Clan by Vianka Van Bokkem March 06, 2015 $2.99 7840 words Sample 5%
My grandfather was a famous Italian scientist and when he and his only daughter were turned into vampires he tried to find a cure without success. His daughter was now used to being a vampire and she really wanted to have a baby. She had a boyfriend but, vampires couldn't have babies. After a century of trying my grandfather was able to create the serum.
Hells Mouth Child-Eating Demon by Vianka Van Bokkem Hells Mouth Child-Eating Demon by Vianka Van Bokkem March 06, 2015 $2.99 6948 words Sample 5%
My mother, her sisters and offspring are known as Nereids, or sea nymphs. Most of them live in the ocean, but some, like my mother and a few others, choose to live in the forest. My name is Eunice. Every fifty years my Nereid family has to sacrifice a nineteen – year old princess to Lamia, the child-eating demon.
Once Upon a Time the World Belonged to Humans by Vianka Van Bokkem Once Upon a Time the World Belonged to Humans by Vianka Van Bokkem March 06, 2015 $2.99 7171 words Sample 5%
A group of vampire scientists implanted specially designed molecules in all humans’ brains to separate healthy blood from the ones who have a sickness, like cancer, AIDS, diabetes, etc. The ones with healthy blood have red nails. The ones with sick blood have brown nails.
Guy in Black (vampires) by Vianka Van Bokkem Guy in Black (vampires) by Vianka Van Bokkem March 06, 2015 $2.99 7518 words Sample 5%
I pushed a dusty chest that was in the 'unfinished basement' of the house my mom and I just moved in. To my surprise a drawing was underneath. It was a circle with three triangles inside. Each triangle had an angel holding a cross. The weirdest thing of all was the fact that the red drawing smelled like fresh blood.
Post-Apocalyptic Werewolf Pack by Vianka Van Bokkem Post-Apocalyptic Werewolf Pack by Vianka Van Bokkem March 06, 2015 $2.99 6325 words Sample 5%
During the course of my story, my life will be threatened by an obsessive alpha male werewolf. The surprising arrival of werewolf twin brothers ‘Kennan' and ‘Hendrix’; will teach me that true love does exist. The pack and a few vampire friends will fight together to accomplish a common objective called, ‘revenge’.
Dying Days by Gillian Long Dying Days by Gillian Long March 06, 2015 $8.95 113587 words Sample 15%
It’s the end of Mugabe’s reign. Factions jockey for power. The scene is set for civil war. Ex Special Forces soldier Matt Reid is on a quest to find the truth about his biological father but what he finds will shake the foundations of all he once believed in and trusted. His journey will take him from England to Australia to Zimbabwe, and back in time to the Rhodesian war in the 1970s.
Thawing the Ice by Mary Smith Thawing the Ice by Mary Smith March 06, 2015 $0.99 10169 words Sample 5%
Warning: If you haven't read The Ice Series (Melting Away the Ice, Breaking the Ice, and Shattering the Ice) this novella will be a spoiler for you All the characters that you loved in The Ice Series are back for a final look into their lives. Their love of hockey, family, and friends have tied them all together and now it's all changing. This is the final chapter of the Chicago Eagles Players
The Initiation of Phoebe by Regina Green The Initiation of Phoebe by Regina Green March 05, 2015 $2.99 27064 words Sample 20%
Rural England, 1882. A wealthy and powerful young aristocrat, Jacob, Lord Burlington, his faithful coachman, Ben, and lovely Phoebe, the inexperienced daughter of the village's public-house proprietor, embark on a new and highly erotic relationship behind the very private walls of Burling Abbey. They are joined by Mrs. Hendrick, the uninhibited cook, who initiates Phoebe into lesbian lovemaking...
The Defiant Bride by Leslie Hachtel The Defiant Bride by Leslie Hachtel March 05, 2015 $6.99 61509 words Sample 20%
Dariana refuses to be forced into marriage, even if it has been ordered by the king, so she fakes her own death only to be discovered and tricked into marriage with William, a man she may not be able to forgive.
Gypsy Lovers: The Complete Series by Juliet Chastain Gypsy Lovers: The Complete Series by Juliet Chastain March 05, 2015 $6.99 48325 words Sample 20%
Gypsy's are a quiet breed... Except when it comes to love...
Kings Need Heirs (A BDSM Fantasy Pregnancy Romance Collection) by C. M. Roberts Kings Need Heirs (A BDSM Fantasy Pregnancy Romance Collection) by C. M. Roberts March 05, 2015 $5.99 43287 words Sample 20%
Five tales of young, untouched, fertile women who will submit and be dominated by much older kings, sea captains, and rogues! All stories are set in the same fantasy world but can be read in any order. It contains the first five stories in the Kings Need Heirs fantasy romance series.
Trust by BR Kingsolver Trust by BR Kingsolver March 05, 2015 $2.99 82542 words Sample 15%
The history of my relationships reads like the Titanic meets a tornado during an earthquake. Disaster after disaster. For some reason, I'm always attracted to lying jerks. I finally decided that it's better to just have a good time and no one gets hurt. Then I let myself get pulled in again. Of course he was lying to me. All my friends told me something wasn't right, but I'm such a fool.
Literature Help: Persuasion by Students' Academy Literature Help: Persuasion by Students' Academy March 05, 2015 $2.99 13730 words Sample 10%
“Persuasion” of often described as a ‘perfect novel.’ It is often said that the reader of the book can easily judge by himself or herself whether the book is worthy of praise.
A Taste Of Country (Country Love #2) by Vicki Green A Taste Of Country (Country Love #2) by Vicki Green March 05, 2015 $2.99 91481 words Sample 10%
Colby Carter is over his head when his parents give him their ranch, the place he grew up in. An online ad brings Shiloh Willson to the ranch but is she there for just what the ad was for. But is that the only reason she's there? She chan't believe her eyes when she arrives at the large house, but what really surprises her is the hot and sexy man that hired her.
The 57th Street Book Club by Louise Grey The 57th Street Book Club by Louise Grey March 05, 2015 $4.99 21471 words Sample 5%
In The 57th Street Book Club, an innocent Manhattan book club review of Fifty Shades of Grey, confirms one member’s desire to write and publish an eBook of her own erotic story of submission. Surprised by the closed mindedness of her book club members, one member, known only as J, keeps her real thoughts about Fifty Shades of Grey to herself while realizing she too could become a writer.
My Own Private Ninja by Annette Barron My Own Private Ninja by Annette Barron March 05, 2015 $4.99 90869 words Sample 20%
Zeal Roland’s got a taste for the adrenaline-fueled lifestyle, and she’s on a mission to prove she can make it in the macho stunt player industry. But Zeal hasn't counted on falling for her martial arts instructor. He’s a smooth operator with his own secret agenda. Zeal will need all the guts she can manage — and more — to survive her love for the enigmatic ninja.
Rosalina's Treasured Treats: A cookbook with all the recipes and a few scene snippets from Treasured Secrets and Treasured Lies Romance books by Kendall Talbot Rosalina's Treasured Treats: A cookbook with all the recipes and a few scene snippets from Treasured Secrets and Treasured Lies Romance books by Kendall Talbot March 05, 2015 $0.99 8414 words Sample 20%
Rosalina's Treasured Treats is a collection of scrumptious treats prepared by Rosalina, the character in Kendall Talbot's Treasured Secrets. The recipes include simple breakfasts, main meals, sweets, deserts, preserves and a few other delicious extra's to jazz up any meal. You don't need to be a chef to cook any of them. Enjoy scenes from Treasured Secrets and photos from Tuscany too. Enjoy.
Micah by Kathi S Barton Micah by Kathi S Barton March 05, 2015 $5.99 62103 words Sample 20%
Micah Bentley is a third generation cop and a panther. He always wanted to be a homicide detective like his dad, but kept getting passed up for the job because he was too good at what he currently did working the beat. Micah has a gift, he can read people’s minds. Such a gift could be a help and a hindrance on a job.
Alpha Wolf's Pet, Hunted, Book 3 by Eva Gordon Alpha Wolf's Pet, Hunted, Book 3 by Eva Gordon March 05, 2015 $2.99 55575 words Sample 20%
In the sequel to Book 2, Alpha Wolf’s Pet, Kept, the trilogy concludes with Alpha Wolf’s Pet, Hunted. Living with werewolves is a lesson in Mia's fragility, and stretching the limits of their antiquated pack protocol wears on everybody's nerves. Nonetheless, Mia is an official member of their pack, and Dominic's lover.
Bạn Tình by KhôI Bùi Bạn Tình by KhôI Bùi March 05, 2015 You set the price! 34832 words Sample 10%
Sài Gòn đầu thập niên bảy mươi. Một tái ngộ bất ngờ làm sống lại những kỷ niệm cũ, những cảm xúc tưởng đã được chôn sâu trong tâm khảm nay len lỏi qua những mảnh vụn của đổ vỡ xưa để vươn ra, ràng buộc lại tình nhân của những ngày tháng đã qua, đe dọa đem lại một đổ vỡ mới.
When Noonday Ends: A Southern Romantic-Suspense Novel - Nantahala - Book Two by Carmen DeSousa When Noonday Ends: A Southern Romantic-Suspense Novel - Nantahala - Book Two by Carmen DeSousa March 05, 2015 $2.99 72411 words Sample 20%
When a new attorney accepts a pro-bono case of an abused woman suspected of attempted murder, he ends up with more than he bargained for. She's the ex-wife of one of the oldest and wealthiest families in Ashville, and her in-laws will stop at nothing to conceal family secrets--even murder.
The Chieftain's Secret by Mageela Troche The Chieftain's Secret by Mageela Troche March 05, 2015 $2.99 18223 words Sample 10%
On the Isle of Mull, many objects wash up on shore. Niall MacLean never expected a wife to be included in that. Niall of Lochbuie handfasted with Ermina Bruce to save her from a horrible marriage and one night of passion has led to forever after.
The Trouble with Kings by Sherwood Smith The Trouble with Kings by Sherwood Smith March 05, 2015 $5.95 109431 words Sample 10%
In this romantic fantasy set in the same world as Crown Duel, Flian is an ordinary princess who would rather be left with her music, but gets abducted not once, not twice—three times. What is a civilized princess to do? Especially when she can’t tell which prince is the hero and which the villain!
His To Rescue [Gay Erotic romance] by Alice Cain His To Rescue [Gay Erotic romance] by Alice Cain March 05, 2015 $3.99 32152 words Sample 10%
Brody never expected to find his mate being held captive by humans… In fact, nothing about Justin is what Brody anticipated. Faced with a choice he'd never dreamed he'd need to make, Brody chooses love over duty. But when the case he'd been working on suddenly becomes very personal, his mate, his family, and the lives of the people around him may just depend on what happens next.
Fulfilling Torment by B.L. Purser Fulfilling Torment by B.L. Purser March 05, 2015 Free! 50685 words Sample 20%
Is it possible to have a need so vast that it eclipses your soul? Something, so brutal, you would do anything to make it go away. Welcome to Cam's life. She's trapped between living in the aloneness of her world and trying to survive the terror of her dreams. Unfortunately, her only coping mechanism requires what she wants no part of...men! Be careful, the torment may leave you breathless!
Shades of Ménage : A Dystopian Romance Ménage & Post Catastrophic Romance Ménage Boxed Set Series - Ultimate Four-Book Collection by Jan Springer Shades of Ménage : A Dystopian Romance Ménage & Post Catastrophic Romance Ménage Boxed Set Series - Ultimate Four-Book Collection by Jan Springer March 05, 2015 $0.99 100950 words Sample 5%
From the Author of “A Touch of Ménage” - A Top 100 Kindle Bestseller The Outlaw brothers are returning from the Terrorist Wars to Claim their women…Jude Outlaw & The Claiming, Books 1 and 2 in the Outlaw Lovers series. Also includes the dystopian romance ménages "Perfect" & "Imperfect". These titles were previously published.
Sam & Evelyn: The Rest of the Story by Kristin Holt Sam & Evelyn: The Rest of the Story by Kristin Holt March 05, 2015 $100.00 20297 words
Sam & Evelyn: The Rest of the Story, a companion volume to The Bride Lottery: A Sweet Historical Mail Order Bride Romance (Rated PG), by Kristin Holt. Contains: Deleted Scenes & Outtakes, Research & Behind the Scenes, Coming Soon: Prosperity's Mail Order Brides, and more! Exclusive Content, a Gift for Guests of Janelle Daniels book Club event (5 March 2015). by Kristin Holt (www.KristinHolt.com)
Loving Lawson boxed set (book 1 & 2) by R.J. Lewis Loving Lawson boxed set (book 1 & 2) by R.J. Lewis March 05, 2015 $1.99 124976 words Sample 20%
When boyfriend Ryker Lawson is sentenced to prison on drug charges, Allie Wallace faces a life changing event. After being turned away from her mother and on the verge of homelessness, she turns to an unexpected source for help: her boyfriend's older brother.
To Cherish and To Hold (Love of a Rockstar 1.5) by Nicole Simone To Cherish and To Hold (Love of a Rockstar 1.5) by Nicole Simone March 05, 2015 $0.99 29086 words Sample 5%
The media is out for blood, groupies are singing on Marlene’s front lawn and people are deeming her the new Yoko Ono. If that wasn’t enough, there is a wedding to plan and pies to bake. An expert in chaos, Marlene doesn’t get easily stressed. That is, until an unexpected pregnancy digs up old insecurities, potentially threatening the life she has worked so hard to gain.