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Ardent Guardians by Janet Clark Ardent Guardians by Janet Clark Jan. 25, 2015 $2.99 97487 words Sample 20%
What would you do if a tall, dark and gorgeous Adonis came out of nowhere and saved you from a creep who could not take no for an answer? Or what if that Adonis had five very large, very handsome friends who wanted nothing more than to keep you safe from the creep turned stalker? What if your saviors had a secret of their own, could you trust them? Should you? CONTENT WARNING: for readers 18+
Captured Heart by Barbara Goss Captured Heart by Barbara Goss Jan. 25, 2015 $2.99 39849 words Sample 10%
Two men vie for Amanda. Which one will capture her heart?
Time's Enduring Love by Tia Dani Time's Enduring Love by Tia Dani Jan. 25, 2015 $2.99 81079 words Sample 20%
Libby Strammon believed her life was on track. A young woman of the tumultuous 1960's, she worked hard to fulfill her dream of becoming a doctor so she could open a practice in the small Kansas farming community where she was raised. But when a perilous storm sweeps her back a hundred years into the past she is forced to rely on her instincts while navigating the changed world ....
Red Diamonds by Shana Tolbert Red Diamonds by Shana Tolbert Jan. 25, 2015 $8.99 22624 words Sample 15%
Red Diamonds is a modern day forbidden love story between a human woman Samantha Ashford and an Egyptian vampire king Blookhar. Everything seems perfect until Blookhar’s obsessed ex-lover Victoria plans to seek revenge against mankind and Blookhar by resurrecting Blookhar’s maker Queen Tanooya
in Love with the Words by Kathi M. Nidd in Love with the Words by Kathi M. Nidd Jan. 25, 2015 $1.99 2069 words Sample 20%
Jason writes love letters amidst the chaos and suffering of a Canadian military hospital in Germany while Emma daringly replies with words of truth and longing. Read IN LOVE WITH THE WORDS, in the ROMANCING THE STORY anthology and fall in love with their extraordinary and fateful story.
Severina - Immortal Fire - Part 2 by K.M. Liss Severina - Immortal Fire - Part 2 by K.M. Liss Jan. 25, 2015 $2.99 43357 words Sample 20%
An Erotic Vampire Romance Severina has burning desires. To avenge her twin brother and her lover's violent deaths at the hands of their ancient enemy. And to ensnare the highly desirable man of her dreams. She finds herself in a new career, one that reaps her great rewards but her need for revenge still burns strongly within her over the years.....
Third Eye P.I. by Ravenna Young Third Eye P.I. by Ravenna Young Jan. 25, 2015 $3.99 61095 words Sample 12%
Rookie P.I., Cassie Woods is plagued by an unwanted gift as she struggles with hyper-sexual tendencies.
Frankenlust County The Story of Kitty & Jamison by Sally Lovell Frankenlust County The Story of Kitty & Jamison by Sally Lovell Jan. 25, 2015 $2.99 32231 words Sample 20%
Jamison Taylor had made mistakes in his life, worst one getting involved with best friend Channing's fiancee.After six months they renew their friendship. Jamison arrives in Frankenlust County, falls for woman, only find out she wasn't who she protrayed herself to be.He finds out she is Kitty Franken, billionaire and Town Council woman. Will he have the will power to leave the magical Frankenlust?
Eighteen Summers - Immortal Fire Part 1 by K.M. Liss Eighteen Summers - Immortal Fire Part 1 by K.M. Liss Jan. 25, 2015 Free! 52058 words Read a sample
An erotic vampire romance and coming of age novel... Imagine you were eighteen and you felt so different to everyone else you couldn't interact with them. That you had cravings for something you knew you shouldn't have. Cravings that were growing and becoming unbearable. I am that girl. It is Halloween, eight weeks after my birthday and tonight something begins that changes me forever...
Tied to the Billionaire by Jessie Jules Tied to the Billionaire by Jessie Jules Jan. 25, 2015 $1.99 5856 words Sample 20%
Rachel Hunt can't sleep for thinking about Arron Wright; the Billionaire boss who let her go after having his wicked way. She wants him bad and it is time to take drastic action and use the jealousy trick. This book is for sale to Adult audiences only. It contains sexually explicit scenes and graphic language which may be considered offensive by some readers.
Used by the Billionaire by Jessie Jules Used by the Billionaire by Jessie Jules Jan. 25, 2015 $1.99 6596 words Sample 20%
Blonde bombshell Rachel Hunt is beginning to enjoy her job servicing the demanding billionaire Arron Wright and succumbing to his latest wishes. However soon Rachel yearns for him to do one thing to truly satisfy her but he is far from happy with her request. Will she get what wants or will it be the end of her employment?
Where Love Has Gone by Flora Speer Where Love Has Gone by Flora Speer Jan. 25, 2015 $2.99 98942 words Sample 20%
Elaine’s sister is missing on the island of Jersey. After receiving a desperate letter from her, Lord Royce dispatches two agents to Jersey to learn what has happened. Lord Bertrand, Warden of the island, claims a thorough search was made. His wife suggests Aglise has run off with a lover. Elaine knows that’s not true. She’s determined to find her beloved sister.
Here All Along by Lilly Avalon Here All Along by Lilly Avalon Jan. 25, 2015 Free! 10282 words Read a sample
Every time Hazel Bell goes on a date, she returns home unhappy and disenchanted about love. At least her best friend Adrian Williams is always there for her, even more so now that they're roommates. After a bad night out, their platonic friendship is put to the test—one that neither can resist. By the end of the night, will it be the end for Hazel and Adrian—or a new beginning?
Enslaved: Brides of the Kindred 14 by Evangeline Anderson Enslaved: Brides of the Kindred 14 by Evangeline Anderson Jan. 25, 2015 $3.99 166545 words Sample 20%
A warrior sold as a slave against his will... Bought by a woman forbidden to love him When passion flares, she grants him his freedom But his heart has been forever...Enslaved.
One Crazy Summer by Denise Gardner One Crazy Summer by Denise Gardner Jan. 25, 2015 $3.99 48972 words Sample 20%
After reaching a particularly low point in her dreary existence, 24 year old Camille Reardon decides it’s time for a change. Having spent her life as an attractive, yet plus size young lady, she many times found herself bullied and tormented. Over the course of the summer, every aspect of her world will become transformed.
Safe Harbor by Josh Hilden Safe Harbor by Josh Hilden Jan. 25, 2015 $0.99 965 words Sample 20%
A forced vacation changes the lives of two best friends forever.
It Will Always Be You by Tina Ness It Will Always Be You by Tina Ness Jan. 25, 2015 $2.99 78244 words Sample 15%
Marshall and Elizabeth have pasts that stand in the way of their happiness. Passion is quickly ignited and their undeniable need for each other is unavoidable. But is love enough to get them through the brand new heartbreak that arises?
Social Experiments: Captive by Olivia Storm Social Experiments: Captive by Olivia Storm Jan. 25, 2015 $0.99 35926 words Sample 10%
Jacob MacFadden is a man with a bright future and a single burning desire - his best friend Yvonne. Social Experiments is a twisted glimpse into obsession as a man takes extraordinary measures to save the woman he loves. Abduction is only the first step. It's time to do things his way. Warning: This is an adult novel intended for readers 18 and older. Triggers: Violence and nonconsensual sex.
Green Kingdom of King Edward II by mustafa sayed abdel razek saad II Green Kingdom of King Edward II by mustafa sayed abdel razek saad II Jan. 25, 2015 $6.00 9610 words Sample 5%
قصه الملك ادوار الثانى الذى الذى فقد من القصر بعد ولادته وبعدها تشاء الاقدار ان يعود ويستلم حكم مملكته مره اخرى ثم يقتل بسبب الحب Story of King Edward II which you have from the palace after his birth and after the accident of fate that come back and pick his kingdom rule again, and then killed because of love
The Complete Trilogy. Compendium Of The Heart by RJ Hunter The Complete Trilogy. Compendium Of The Heart by RJ Hunter Jan. 25, 2015 $9.99 244324 words Sample 20%
Sally, a naive young student meets the dangerous and manipulative Frank Gant while attending university in the early sixties. Unwittingly she becomes involved in a terrifying love triangle that will span over two decades. The sixties meets the eighties in this epic saga of hope that touches all human emotions, love and hate, loyalty and betrayal, belief and despair.
Ghost of a Promise by Melissa Johnson Ghost of a Promise by Melissa Johnson Jan. 25, 2015 $2.99 70710 words Sample 20%
When journalist Ben Riley's taxi nears his house he thinks his wife must be throwing him a birthday party. But it's a strangely somber party with no one even saying hello. As soon as Beth walks right through him, he knows he's arrived in time for the after party of his own funeral. Convincing Beth he's real is the first step to unraveling the mystery of his death and protecting her future.
old folks by dillonwarren old folks by dillonwarren Jan. 25, 2015 Free! 10089 words Read a sample
Walter has been forgotten by his wife, and is forced to watch her from a distance. He starts to realize her memories are returning to her, and is convinced he must find a way to revive them. He will be forced to face many obstacles including her own memories, the guards/occupants of their retirement community, and even his own personal demons along the way.
Lonely Angels by Heather D. Veinotte Lonely Angels by Heather D. Veinotte Jan. 25, 2015 $2.99 51319 words
Time is running out. Kelsey’s life is threatened by the murderer and to complicate the situation they’re fighting the sexual cord that’s pulling them closer.
Women Courtesans and Queens by Raffaele Crispino Women Courtesans and Queens by Raffaele Crispino Jan. 25, 2015 $1.59 16780 words Sample 20%
A journey through time with interviews and trivia about the women of the past, the courtesans and queens. Ironic, satirical. Learn the History cheerfully. From Marie Antoinette to Greta Garbo. By Messalina to Lucrezia Borgia. All women who have had a life tormented, fascinating and sometimes tragic. Anita Garibaldi will speak of her love for Joseph, who will take her to follow him to Italy
Girl of the Cloud Forest by Dennis Butler Girl of the Cloud Forest by Dennis Butler Jan. 25, 2015 Free! 37022 words Read a sample
Somewhere in the Bolivian rain forest, the cure for cancer is alive and well but guarded by unseen evil forces. It may take the ghost of a beautiful spirit to lead us there.
Choices by J.L McFadden Choices by J.L McFadden Jan. 25, 2015 $2.99 60243 words Sample 20%
Adela and John both have their fair share of choices to make. Adela must think of her coven, but at the same time she feels a burning desire for her great, great niece's Guardian John. She is torn because though fate has blessed her great, great niece with a Guardian that is connected to her by Mother Earth to protect her from anything, she keeps rejecting him.
Dangerous Twilight: An Erotic Paranormal Mystery by Lily Taffel Dangerous Twilight: An Erotic Paranormal Mystery by Lily Taffel Jan. 25, 2015 $1.99 11449 words Sample 20%
A psychic, Marie's first call to Lily after a long time of not hearing from her friend disturbed her. Marie is sobbing and is desperately unhappy... and warning her of an impending danger. The call chills her to the bone. But what does Marie mean? Who is coming after her, too? What did she mean when she said it was already too late? For who, Marie or her?
Disposable Lives by Kellie Pownall Disposable Lives by Kellie Pownall Jan. 25, 2015 $1.99 153627 words Sample 20%
Marley impulsively leaps from one experience to another. She's newly single, running a Grow Op and worrying her eggs are drying up. Her 'secret life' feels limiting and she envies her friends success in the real world but change is hard. Travis is a lone wolf underachiever. A cultured hippy. When they're together neither of them has to aspire to being more. Only Marley's beginning to want more.
The Beat of His Drum by J.D. Walker The Beat of His Drum by J.D. Walker Jan. 25, 2015 $3.99 12916 words Sample 20%
Dorian Seacrest is livid. Laramie Treble, leader and drummer of Caesar’s Flame is back in town, and wants to stake his claim -- on him, of all people. But Dorian doesn’t trust him, and his heart is leery. One round of heartache with Laramie is enough. Laramie is determined to make amends, however and won’t take no for an answer. All he has to do is get Dorian to dance to the beat of his drum.
Love at Sixth Sight by Elliot Arthur Cross Love at Sixth Sight by Elliot Arthur Cross Jan. 25, 2015 $5.99 44091 words Sample 20%
After a break-up and a near death experience, down on his luck Harris starts having visions of people’s soul mates. With his unexpected skills, Harris plays matchmaker, but can he persevere through daunting hallucinations and the inability to see his own true love?
Blood Gifts by Kara Lockley Blood Gifts by Kara Lockley Jan. 24, 2015 $0.99 23654 words Sample 20%
Luke had always been a loner. A vampire drifting from town to town. All he wanted was a human to drink blood from. He never expected to fall for his prey. Then he met Karina. (This is a vampire romance novella of 23,500 words.)
THE ROUTE.......an unforgotten tale of love by Shruti Singh THE ROUTE.......an unforgotten tale of love by Shruti Singh Jan. 24, 2015 You set the price! 95282 words Sample 50%
Kaya Chauhan finds herself insanely attracted towards Vivaan Rahar, the charming, flirtatious, co-passenger she travelled with, a couple of months ago. Ever since she met him, all she longs for is to succumb to her strong sexual desires for him, only she cannot give him what he wants from her in return..........
Nightmare Mansion: When you thought you're safe inside the gates... by Elena Snowfield Nightmare Mansion: When you thought you're safe inside the gates... by Elena Snowfield Jan. 24, 2015 $6.99 47360 words Sample 20%
After 16 year old Judas Stoker III loses his mother to an accident, he is committed to a psychiatric hospital. Then he is collected to live with his estranged great grandfather's manor in upstate New York. But once there, he finds no relative. He soon realizes that the manor is a labyrinth that leads to an absolute horror and malicious evil that will never even dare grace any sane man's dreams...
Adventures in Amethyst Series, Book 2: Revenge in Amethyst by Karen Wiesner Adventures in Amethyst Series, Book 2: Revenge in Amethyst by Karen Wiesner Jan. 24, 2015 $0.99 22548 words Sample 20%
After abandoning everything she's worked all her life for as a nationally renowned sex therapist and author, Melina Rose has returned to the small, peaceful town of Amethyst, Wisconsin she grew up in and fallen in love with her sister's old boyfriend Scott "Romeo" Romero. Scott and Melina are ecstatically expecting a baby and planning their wedding. Everyone in town has agreed to keep Melina's...
The Plastic Surgeon's Revenge 3 by Tabitha Kohls The Plastic Surgeon's Revenge 3 by Tabitha Kohls Jan. 24, 2015 $3.99 20542 words Sample 20%
In this exciting conclusion, a famous plastic surgeon finally achieves her ultimate revenge as she completes her ex-husband's humiliating transformation from adulterous playboy to fake-breasted bimbo. This epic 20,000 word erotic story involves female domination, anal and oral sex, and extreme body modifications, including breast implants, feminization, bizarre penis alterations, and much more.
A Woman's Worth (The Washington Triplets Book 2) by A.B. Ewing A Woman's Worth (The Washington Triplets Book 2) by A.B. Ewing Jan. 24, 2015 $3.99 71858 words Sample 20%
Aisha Washington wants nothing more than to have a normal life for her and her baby daughter, but being on the run from and obsessive and dangerous husband makes it almost impossible. When she meets Billionaire, Marcos Savvedra, she’s finally able to breathe again and slowly start picking up the pieces of her shattered life.
Within The Mist by Denyse Bridger Within The Mist by Denyse Bridger Jan. 24, 2015 $0.99 4154 words Sample 10%
The evening air of a Winter in Venice cloaks many things… Passion, destiny, sorrow… Perhaps even the spectre of death waits within the mist…
The Angel of Reasons and Rhyme by Beth Gualda The Angel of Reasons and Rhyme by Beth Gualda Jan. 24, 2015 $4.99 95338 words Sample 20%
Kinney Richards just met Haley Granderson a few hours ago, but he's already convinced marrying her would be the beginning of an eternity of romantic bliss. Haley can't possibly say no--especially to the part where her fiancé has wings.
Riders - The Road To Ruin (I) by K.M. Liss Riders - The Road To Ruin (I) by K.M. Liss Jan. 24, 2015 Free! 11580 words Read a sample
Tiffany has plans. She has her life mapped out and wants to make something of herself. Working in the bar is just a temporary job while she's on vacation. When she meets Joshua Lyle her whole world tilts on its axis. He's the hottest guy she's ever seen. Sparks fly between them. But he's so full of himself. She doesn't want to go there, for several good reasons. He's the road to ruin....
Terra by Sá Ninguém Terra by Sá Ninguém Jan. 24, 2015 $0.99 6206 words Sample 50%
Novembro e Petra mudam-se para Isle of Man em busca de paz e distância do que deixam para trás. Por entre a paisagem e os cheiros da ilha, os caminhos teimam em cruzá-los. Uma viagem de mudança torna-se viagem de (re)encontro; e o meio do mar torna-se terra fértil.
Pearl of the Black Sea by Quinn Kelley Pearl of the Black Sea by Quinn Kelley Jan. 24, 2015 $1.00 5666 words
This novella begins when the main characters love for his fiancée in Odessa, Ukraine is heightened in July 2003, then diminished when he returns to reunite with her in March 2014. Alexandra uses him to raise her economic status. His heart is broken.
Beholden by R. J. Will Beholden by R. J. Will Jan. 24, 2015 $2.99 33738 words Sample 20%
Devastated when her parents died in a car crash, Clare canceled her college plans and married her high school sweetheart, Henry. Now 56 with her marriage unraveling, she wanted to "do something of worth." Enter silver-tongued Steve, who asked Clare to help him set up a food bank. It was a dream job for Clare, but Steve expected certain favors. Let the power struggle begin.
Cain Ranch: Ch 3 by A_Gaddis C_Glover Cain Ranch: Ch 3 by A_Gaddis C_Glover Jan. 24, 2015 $0.99 22307 words Sample 20%
m/m Western romance - As the springtime grows warmer, it’s horse breeding time at Cain Ranch. Princeton meets some of Micah’s cowboy friends, and learns all about the finer points of horse mating and life in a small town.
Baer Necessities by Jocie McKade Baer Necessities by Jocie McKade Jan. 24, 2015 $2.99 83371 words Sample 20%
Connor Baer wanted no part of being stuck on a ranch the rest of his life. As the eldest brother, he was supposed to be the one that stayed, instead he took the first opportunity to leave. Jessie McIvey wasn't far behind. Her parents had come west before she was born, and the small town was nice, but she wanted to see the world. But fate, mud and a grizzly had other ideas.
Ace's Fall by Erika Van Eck Ace's Fall by Erika Van Eck Jan. 24, 2015 Free! 13632 words Read a sample
You may have met Ace after his recovery in Ace's Wild but now you get to see the side of him before. Ace Caplin is fresh out of high school when he signs his first record deal with his band, Spades. Things seem to be looking up until the record label wants change. That change comes at a price.
The Unraveling of Melody by Erika Van Eck The Unraveling of Melody by Erika Van Eck Jan. 24, 2015 Free! 16346 words Read a sample
In Ace’s Wild you met Melody when she was repairing the cracks in her life. Now you have a chance to figure out where the cracks originated from.
The Ghost Dance by Russell Bradley The Ghost Dance by Russell Bradley Jan. 24, 2015 Free! 8658 words Read a sample
No one owns the sunshine yet everything else is given a price, even the Moon.
The Lovers by Alan McManus The Lovers by Alan McManus Jan. 24, 2015 $3.99 47848 words Sample 20%
Neither an unusually hot Scottish summer nor Justin’s habitual strip-teasing can take Bruno's mind off the slow ebbtide of his dad's dementia. Justin’s suggestion of going to a Psychic Fayre leads to Bruno overhearing a tarot card reading for Margaret-Mary, not just the lonely and intelligent nurse that she seems, as the cards on the table lead them into deadly confrontation with crony capitalism.
My Knight in Shining Armour by Dixie Prowse My Knight in Shining Armour by Dixie Prowse Jan. 24, 2015 $1.50 39480 words Sample 20%
Dakota Jones arrives in London from New York, excited about working on a film starring sexy Irish actor Connor Cleary. What she doesn't count on is catching the eye of Lucien Masters, the director. They begin a passionate affair which opens Dakota's eyes to a whole new world of sex. Has she really found her handsome, English, fairy tale prince, or will someone come between them?
His Master Zane [Gay Erotic romance] by Alice Cain His Master Zane [Gay Erotic romance] by Alice Cain Jan. 24, 2015 $1.99 11636 words Sample 17%
Betrayed and discarded by the man he trusted for the past three years, Thomas suddenly finds himself homeless, penniless, and angry as hell. When one of the most sought-after Doms in Club Stunhz stops him from doing something stupid and offers him a job and a roof over his head, Thomas really has no choice but to accept. But can he cope with knowing the secret Master Z has been keeping?