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ENVY: A Faces of Evil Short Story by Debra Webb ENVY: A Faces of Evil Short Story by July 30, 2016 Free! 21128 words Read a sample
The Faces of Evil are back! Deputy Chief Jess Harris Burnett stopped serial killer Eric Spears eighteen months ago. Now someone is attempting to reenact his heinous crimes and sending Jess messages. How far will she go to protect her family? ENVY sets a new path for Deputy Chief Jess Harris Burnett and her major crimes team. Then look for DARK WHISPERS and STILL WATERS, two new full length novels!
Payback (Part 3 of The Hardcastle Saga) by S J Crabb Payback (Part 3 of The Hardcastle Saga) by July 30, 2016 $2.99 72218 words Sample 20%
Ben and Bella are back from holiday and a whole new set of problems await them. There is a new Boss in town who seems very interested in Bella. Ben’s past catches up with him which threatens their new found happiness and he is once again drawn back into the world that he vowed to escape from. Somebody is out for Payback.
Love Sex & Other Games (Part 1) by Cheryl McIntyre Love Sex & Other Games (Part 1) by July 30, 2016 $0.99 11120 words Sample 10%
I was supposed to marry the girl across the street—my lifelong best friend and the love of my life, Roselyn Metz. So why am I playing best man at her wedding? One too many drinks and a vindictive one-night stand lead to a disastrous wedding toast. But it also leads me to her—Emerson Metz—Roselyn’s younger sister, now all grown up and just as brokenhearted over her sister’s new marriage as I am.
Love Is Proud by JMS Books Authors Love Is Proud by July 30, 2016 $6.99 142813 words Sample 20%
Love Is Proud is a collaborative effort featuring stories by 49 authors, and the entire proceeds will go to Equality Florida to benefit the victims and their families of the Pulse nightclub shooting. All the work in the collection, including the editing, has been donated to offset the costs. This stunning collection celebrates queer love in all its forms, showing that love must triumph over hate.
Another Time by E.F. Mulder Another Time by July 30, 2016 $2.99 19723 words Sample 20%
After losing not one soul mate, but two, Jacob becomes obsessed with revisiting the past and rewriting his. What he learns along the way, however, is that changing history doesn’t guarantee a different future, or his happily ever after. But if one has faith, someone special reminds him, all things are possible.
The Catalyst Spark by Rob Matthews The Catalyst Spark by July 30, 2016 $1.99 11476 words Sample 20%
Marshall was going nowhere fast. The young landscaper worked hard all day and spent his nights alone. Along comes Sean, a handsome waiter with a charming smile and checkered past who appreciates Marshall’s kind heart as well as his stunning physique. Thermometers aren’t the only things on the rise as a record-setting heat wave sends libidos into overdrive and thoughts into forbidden territory.
In Danger and Under Fire by A. R. Moler In Danger and Under Fire by July 30, 2016 $4.99 41117 words Sample 20%
Mike Rousseau works for Navy Intelligence. Kurt Halstead is a SEAL. Maggie Degginger is an agent for DHS. Mike and Maggie meet during an operation. The resulting heat is scorching. Shortly thereafter, Mike and Kurt are partnered. Injury, betrayal, and budding new relationships ensue. So when the three of them get together, the heat is so high; they all three just might burn.
Love to Win ~ Fireflies ~ Book 3 by Lisa Ricard Claro Love to Win ~ Fireflies ~ Book 3 by July 30, 2016 $2.99 96316 words Sample 20%
Competitive barista Brenna Kinkaid loves a challenge, and she’ll do whatever it takes to win, especially when it comes to her nemesis, Dante Caravicci. But when forced to team up to save their best friends’ wedding, Brenna recognizes that Dante might just be her ultimate win. Restaurateur Dante Caravicci won’t quit anything until he can claim success. Now he's playing for Brenna...
Working Men 2 Box Set by J.M. Snyder Working Men 2 Box Set by July 30, 2016 $4.99 60097 words Sample 20%
Working Men 2 is a collection of 8 short gay erotic romance stories focusing on men who find love and lust both on -- and off -- the clock. Contains the stories: Blurring the Lines, Hot Merchandise, Knocking Boots, Maintenance!, Out for Delivery, Quintessential, Rub Me the Right Way, and Yes-Man.
Tempting Fate, Black Shamrocks MC #4 by Kylie Hillman Tempting Fate, Black Shamrocks MC #4 by July 30, 2016 $2.99 70151 words Sample 20%
Revenge or the love of his life? Her soul mate versus her family? Whatever they chose, someone loses. Revenge. The need for it is eating Mik up inside. Filling him with hatred and blinding him to Maddi's struggle. He wants to avenge every wrong done to them while she wishes to forgive and forget. Can they meet in the middle or will they lose the love they've fought so hard to protect?
Whispers From The South by Terrie McClay Whispers From The South by July 29, 2016 $3.99 96991 words Sample 30%
Whispers from the South continues with the plight of Sitting Bull’s band as try to carve a new life in the Northwest Territory. Join Prairie Dog as he journeys into the wilderness, striving to heal himself and reconcile his passions. During his journey, he meets a young woman who must cope with a great loss of her own. Can she restore his spirit? Will she become his one true love?
A Chance Meeting by Alese Eden A Chance Meeting by July 29, 2016 $3.99 48204 words Sample 20%
Cassandra Sawyers had become a creature of habit. Her friends told her she needed more spontaneity in her life. They saw her life as dull and felt she was too rigid. But she loved her life and her work, choosing to spend most of her spare time, putting the final touches to lengthy financial reports. A chance meeting was about to change her orderly routine forever.
Double-Edged by Rowena Dawn Double-Edged by July 29, 2016 $0.99 36840 words Sample 30%
Stuck in a rut, Kate takes to internet dating to spice up her life. Little did she know the detour her life was about to take! A mysterious stranger, a far-east adventure and burgeoning romance come together in this fast paced romantic adventure, leaving our heroine out of sorts, depending on a man she's only known a few days.
Pretty Please by Tracey Michael Pretty Please by July 29, 2016 $3.49 21684 words Sample 15%
Thea has always known she was a lesbian and she loves Gwen more than anything, but that doesn’t mean she wants to be Gwen’s experiment. Can Gwen convince Thea her love is sure and true?
Viola: Book One in the Kansas City Squad by R.A. Rousseau Viola: Book One in the Kansas City Squad by July 29, 2016 $3.99 24706 words Sample 20%
When Chiefs' running back Travis Cascone offers to accompany Viola Grant to her sister's wedding as a fake boyfriend, neither of them suspect that the love in the air will be contagious.
Minx Juliette by Franny Armstrong Minx Juliette by July 29, 2016 $2.99 54919 words Sample 20%
When Sergeant Julie Dennison is shot and nearly drowned, she's saved by a handsome Latino stranger. A strong psychic with telepathic abilities, she can't understand why her messages to her sister are blocked. Wolf is a leader of a group of rebels, working together to take down crooked cops in Mexico. He searches for his kidnapped son, and the man who killed his wife.
Buckley's Chance   (#13 A Bindarra Creek Romance) by Noelle Clark Buckley's Chance (#13 A Bindarra Creek Romance) by July 29, 2016 $2.99 52245 words Sample 20%
Number 13 in the Best Selling 'Bindarra Creek Romance' series. Australian rural romance, a western adventure. Chances were he’d never find a real gem…until he learned how to dig deeper.
Finder: Stranger Series Book 2 by Heather C. Myers Finder: Stranger Series Book 2 by July 29, 2016 $2.99 79329 words Sample 20%
After the whole ordeal at the underground Catalina nightclub, Sophie is ready to forget about everything and enjoy the holidays with Will in Washington. As the weather cools down, things between them heat up.
Mom's Bridal Lingerie by R.M. Dexter Mom's Bridal Lingerie by July 29, 2016 $6.95 144406 words Sample 20%
Mitch has always lusted after his mother. The idea of pleasuring her is too taboo to resist. When Mitch’s mother finds his collection of erotic fantasies, she intends to make them come true. The hot incestuous sex that follows is satisfying, but Mitch may unlock more than he bargained for. When his mother’s marriage ends, will Mitch find her wearing the sexiest bridal lingerie he can imagine?
Desperate Mothers by Gerry Maxwell Desperate Mothers by July 29, 2016 $5.99 78560 words Sample 20%
Busty soccer mom Nancy is desperate. Her horny son Adam is behaving badly, failing school, and Googling porn. Nancy’s new friend, the elegant Patrice, urges her to try Japanese Mother-Son Contact and join Patrice’s club of like-minded moms. But is there more going on than mothers using their breasts to control their sons? Can Nancy conquer her personal scars, uncover the truth, and save them all?
Soulshare by Celeste Wilder Soulshare by July 29, 2016 $0.99 12838 words Sample 15%
When elf Elena and Summer Court faery prince Nik are forcibly married by an immortal being, they must find a way to undo their marriage and, hopefully, get out of each other's heads. Because the immortal that married them didn't just sign a form, he signed away their souls. To each other.
House of Secrets by Lynda Stacey House of Secrets by July 29, 2016 $2.99 89066 words Sample 20%
A woman on the run, a broken man and a house with a shocking secret … Madeleine Frost has to get away. Her partner Liam has become increasingly controlling to the point that Maddie fears for her safety, and that of her young daughter Poppy. . Desperation leads Maddie to the hotel owned by her estranged father – the extraordinarily beautiful Wrea Head Hall in Yorkshire...
Billionaire's Investment (Billionaire Werewolf Novella) by Dawn Wilder Billionaire's Investment (Billionaire Werewolf Novella) by July 29, 2016 Free! 23404 words Read a sample
Rose has worked long and hard to get where she is today. But now she needs an investor- and Landon Hayes is taking meetings. It seems like the perfect opportunity. Though she never expected him to be quite so...gorgeous. Sometimes the line between business and pleasure is hard to maintain... ***Adult Content ***Novella Length, ~23,000 words
The McCarran Collection by Liz Adair The McCarran Collection by July 29, 2016 Free! 79745 words Read a sample
Bridget Olafson, a beautiful archivist hiding secrets, comes to Utah's brilliant red rock country to catalog the McCarran Collection. She finds herself caught up in a dangerous intrigue involving a lost boy, a drug cartel, and death. What will she do when the only way to save the boy is to give up the man she loves?
Psycho Masked Sex by Debra Evans Psycho Masked Sex by July 29, 2016 $4.95 26923 words Sample 22%
Thanks to the flirting, teasing and overall stupidity of the young woman she ends up spending the night being brutally raped, abused and tormented by a real psycho. The masked man will wait her husband going away to one of his long business trips overseas.. Whereupon, this sort of sexual psycho is sure to kidnap the protagonist as to rape her repeatedly and on. ONLY FOR ADULT FOR ADULT OVER 18
Black Wife Mistress by Debra Evans Black Wife Mistress by July 29, 2016 $3.99 25415 words Sample 20%
An interracial marriage will upset a man who marries a woman from Africa. In fact, the woman turns out to be a very experienced dominatrix and different from what he expected first as a wife fand ideally as Mistress in her erotic fantasies. The black Mistress will also be willing to share her husband with other slave-hungry women who submit him to any torture and physical bdsm contact. FOR ADULT
The One She Needs by T.D Laurent The One She Needs by July 29, 2016 $2.99 41365 words Sample 20%
Ella Jackson, desperate to find her place in the world ventures from her home in San Diego to the wild western shores of Australia, only to run smack bang into the bronzed Aussie of her past. There was nothing to stop them now. They were alone, nobody would know, neither would tell. It was just a kiss.
Back On Track by Dolores Cort Back On Track by July 29, 2016 $0.99 2486 words Sample 20%
A story about Domestic Discipline.
Love is More Than Just a Pearl Necklace by Caroline Dowdall Love is More Than Just a Pearl Necklace by July 29, 2016 $4.99 343136 words Sample 20%
Love is More Than Just a Pearl Necklace is a coming-of-age story that will resonate with anyone who remembers that true love burns fiercely in young hearts...
Relentless Obsession (Relentless Series #3) by AJ Llewellyn Relentless Obsession (Relentless Series #3) by July 29, 2016 $3.99 43147 words Sample 20%
Alex and Zeca's cousin, Marius comes to Capri in an emergency situation. He thinks he's come for refuge but he's really come to find his life...
Petroc's Church by Birte Hosken Petroc's Church by July 29, 2016 $4.99 32275 words Sample 20%
To get away from her busy life in London, Jen decides to spend her summer in Cornwall by the beach working as an attendant in the car park owned by her grandfather. During an unlikely encounter, Jen finds out more than she bargained for and has to keep Petroc's secret to herself.
Two Left Feet by Jenniffer Wardell Two Left Feet by July 29, 2016 $1.99 15272 words Sample 20%
What do you do when you're one of the 12 Dancing Princesses but are really, really bad at dancing? Thea still hasn't answered that question. But just as the nightly dances start to get interesting, their father hires someone to stop their nightly adventures. Can Thea and her sisters figure out how to keep the party going?
Mace: A Stepbrother Romance by Claire Donovan Mace: A Stepbrother Romance by July 29, 2016 $0.99 84147 words Sample 20%
The death of her father and the collapse of his fortune forces innocent pre-med student Alyssa Carlyle into the erotic world of high class escorting. She soon discovers her mysterious boss is also her estranged and provocative stepbrother Mace. Neither can deny their shameless desire and steamy passion, but can they earn each other's trust and escape the dark world they've entered?
Buried In Denial by Evi Asher Buried In Denial by July 29, 2016 $4.99 32019 words Sample 5%
Athera has gotten herself in trouble again. This time her phoenix energy has awoken the long dormant death deity, Nexanthon.
Caged Angel by Jeff Erno Caged Angel by July 29, 2016 $4.99 29596 words Sample 5%
Love can bloom in places least expected and can thrive even in the darkest corners.
Kir by Catherine Lievens Kir by July 29, 2016 $4.99 37268 words Sample 5%
Letting people in is never easy, but sometimes you have to in order to be happy.
Two Sides Of A Coin by Meraki P. Lyhne Two Sides Of A Coin by July 29, 2016 $4.99 106970 words Sample 5%
Sometimes the worst thing imaginable turns out very differently, but moving doesn’t mean your enemies can’t find you.
Alien Warrior Box Set: An Alien Rogue Romance (Starflight Academy) by Immortal Angel Alien Warrior Box Set: An Alien Rogue Romance (Starflight Academy) by July 29, 2016 $2.99 51792 words Sample 20%
Hannah Stowe has a plan for her life: to join the small group of women in history who have commanded a Level 10 Starship. In order to achieve that dream, she needs to graduate from the best Starflight Academy with honors. Easy,right?
Feillor: God of Lammas by J. Rose Allister Feillor: God of Lammas by July 29, 2016 $0.99 34828 words Sample 20%
Trapped in the last place he ever wanted to be…he will find the only thing he ever wanted. Salina appears in front of Feillor’s reaping scythe…naked, stunning, but human. When they wind up together on earth for three days, he’ll battle his rising desire for the pagan beauty—and fight against those who would either harm her or claim her as their own.
My Parents Submissiveness by Helene Slone My Parents Submissiveness by July 29, 2016 $4.99 23446 words Sample 22%
In this Erotic Novel a daughter with big domination ability unexpectedly knows that his close relatives like the high erotic games of bdsm. In fact, mother and father are both submissives who are used to play secretly bdsm games in their house. So incest concentrate everything on oral sex will become one of the games and all together start spending pleasantly leisure hours. ONLY FOR ADULT 18
Stefan by Jocelynn Drake Stefan by July 29, 2016 $3.99 85081 words Sample 20%
Kidnapping. Betrayal. Murder. That’s an average night for most vampires. But it’s a harsh wake-up call for artist Erin Prescott during her recent trip to Venice, Italy. Her attempt to help one sexy vampire leaves her framed for murder and trapped in the center of a plot to take down one of the most powerful vampires in all the world. If she wants to save Stefan, she has to be willing to lose him.
Storm Wrath by Brandy L Rivers Storm Wrath by July 29, 2016 $3.99 60502 words Sample 20%
Kellan was captivated by Zoe. He found his mate but an ancient curse stands in their way. After a long and bitter relationship Zoe never expected to find love. Not until Kellan swept in like a storm and claimed her heart. Neither of them realize how deep the curse on her people runs. Can they find the solution before it's too late?
The Prince's Special Bride by Devika Fernando The Prince's Special Bride by July 29, 2016 $2.99 95617 words Sample 20%
Marie doesn’t believe in fairytales – but everything changes when she falls in love with Crown Prince Christian of Taragonia. When his sister invites Marie to the palace, their lives collide and leave them both fighting their forbidden attraction. Prince Christian has no place in his life for love, but Marie steals his heart. Will the unlikely couple have a chance at a happy ending?
1986: Why Can't This Be Love by R.K. Ryals 1986: Why Can't This Be Love by July 29, 2016 $0.99 20257 words Sample 20%
Spring break junior year is supposed to be Tori Allen's chance to catch the eye of wicked hot Corey Sanders, a bouncer at The Cube, an 18 and under club. Only what should have been a night to remember turns into a grody tryst that sends her into the arms of bad boy, Dylan Black. A malfunctioning photo booth, a crazy game of midnight madness bowling, and her night becomes one totally rad adventure.
Bride from Shenandoah (Brides of the West Series Book Eleven) by Rita Hestand Bride from Shenandoah (Brides of the West Series Book Eleven) by July 29, 2016 $2.99 66774 words Sample 20%
Millie Powell had intentionally stowe away on a wagon train. She was to marry a man she could not stand, to save her families farm, Shenandoah. But that was before she met Joe Modoc. A man that she was taken with. Joe was either her hero, or her worst nightmare.
Rock Hard- The Power Station Boxed Set by T Gephart Rock Hard- The Power Station Boxed Set by July 28, 2016 $20.00 278085 words Sample 5%
The path to love is never easy, even when you’re famous. The three full length novels in the Power Station Series. High Strung Crash Ride Back Stage
Sunshadow by Malcolm MJ Sunshadow by July 28, 2016 $4.99 166528 words Sample 15%
Man by day ... Vampire by night
Cajun Protection (Wild Bounty Book 1) by Whiskey Starr Cajun Protection (Wild Bounty Book 1) by July 28, 2016 $2.99 57442 words Sample 20%
Hawk and Wolf are tracking a dangerous stalker in the Bayou; one who has connections, an entire town willing to hide him, and a beautiful ex who needs protection from him. The danger is an everyday thing for them, but the feelings that Zoey causes? Those are completely new and much more terrifying than any gator in Lousiana.
Eyes of a Stranger by Suzanne Brandyn Eyes of a Stranger by July 28, 2016 $2.99 67545 words
As the past hurtles toward the present, Tegan tries to overcome inevitable doubts and fears, but will she risk everything for the sake of true love?
A Arte do Terror - Volume 3 by Elemental Editoração A Arte do Terror - Volume 3 by July 28, 2016 Free! 27866 words Read a sample
O terceiro Volume do projeto, A Arte do Terror, vem com um grande diferencial dos outros três livros. Agora todos os contos estão em uma temática única, Epidemia é o tema desta edição.