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An Interview with Mr. Heartbreaker by EllieCue An Interview with Mr. Heartbreaker by EllieCue Sep. 17, 2014 Free! 2264 words Read a sample
A One-shot story of a guy named Miyamura, Shotaro who is simply misunderstood as Mr. Heart-breaker.
With This Ring by Aliyah Burke With This Ring by Aliyah Burke Sep. 17, 2014 $3.99 55659 words Sample 10%
A man whose wedding day was destroyed by betrayal meets a woman from his past who begins to renew his belief in true love and with her in his life, he may be willing to try that step once again.
The Beast's Redemption by Angie Derek The Beast's Redemption by Angie Derek Sep. 17, 2014 $2.99 25719 words Sample 20%
A paranormal romance novella about a shape shifter and a witch who must trust in each other to break a hundred year old curse. Steamy modern retelling of Beauty and the Beast.
Misbehavior (Death Dwellers MC) by Kathryn Kelly Misbehavior (Death Dwellers MC) by Kathryn Kelly Sep. 17, 2014 $3.99 136529 words Sample 10%
Can Zoann ever be forgiven for all the pain she’s caused? Will Val overcome his own demons and have a future with her and their son? Who will survive in an MC filled with lust and revenge, love and hate?
Peyton 313 by Donna McDonald Peyton 313 by Donna McDonald Sep. 17, 2014 $3.99 89386 words Sample 20%
Worst epic fail of her scientific career? Falling for a cyborg she created. Dr. Kyra Winters never meant for her cyber science discoveries to be used for evil, but that’s exactly what happened. Returning Marine Captain Peyton Eliott's humanity is the last chance she’ll ever have to atone for her sins. The truth won’t set either of them free, but Peyton deserves to know about his life. . .and her.
Phoenix by Melanie Tushmore Phoenix by Melanie Tushmore Sep. 17, 2014 $6.99 102975 words Sample 20%
Young painter Alex Tatton has always loved music. When a tragic accident takes away his parents, he turns to a darker style of music and discovers the rock band, Death Rose. Feeling isolated from his own life, Alex develops a crush on guitarist Danny Death who, despite the name, is vivacious, full of life, and has a reputation for being 'the nicest guy in rock n' roll'...
In the Garden of Eve by Angel Propps In the Garden of Eve by Angel Propps Sep. 17, 2014 $3.99 18822 words Sample 20%
On a wet, icy, miserable day, on her way to a lunch meeting, Christy briefly encounters a beautiful woman she can't forget—the first person to inspire her after months of fearing she would never paint again. Soon after, she meets Rachel, her gorgeous new neighbor and a writer. Rachel is also a woman with a secret, one that involves Christy's new inspiration and may very well prove deadly...
Leo (gay romance short story) - Coming of Gay Short Story Series by Max Suzuki Leo (gay romance short story) - Coming of Gay Short Story Series by Max Suzuki Sep. 16, 2014 Free! 5203 words Read a sample
After having an awkward encounter with his friend Carmen, Leo feels uncomfortable with his feelings inside. So, he begins his journey to self-realization of his sexuality all while trying to suppress his mom, who doesn't accept people attracted to the same sex.
Blood Magic: The Complete Story by Elena Terrell Blood Magic: The Complete Story by Elena Terrell Sep. 16, 2014 $6.99 46919 words Sample 20%
Faith Hampton is a half-blood witch sent to New Orleans to find a warlock who didn't know about his origins. Then she learns that her mission is none other than the reclusive, young and magnetic billionaire Castiel James. They are inexplicably drawn to each other from the moment they meet. Then a storm strands Faith in Castiel's mansion, and the myth about the Magickal Soul Mates begins.
In Each Of Our Lifetimes: Blood Magic 4 by Elena Terrell In Each Of Our Lifetimes: Blood Magic 4 by Elena Terrell Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 13219 words Sample 20%
Both Magickals and humans are in danger of collapsing into chaos if Marcus Duvall succeeds in opening the portals and unleashing demons into this world. Blood will overflow in his desire for power. It is up to the King and Queen of the Magickals, true soul mates Castiel and Faith, to stop him. But can Castiel fight the man whose blood also runs in his veins?
Hope by James Reynolds, Jr Hope by James Reynolds, Jr Sep. 16, 2014 Free! 6184 words Read a sample
Hope is about a man who loves a woman he should not. A co worker who is not single. A man who is trying to get his life off the ground, who feels like he is a loser. Who believes his future is bleak, but is clinging onto hope. That things will turn around.
For Better And For Worse: Blood Magic 3 by Elena Terrell For Better And For Worse: Blood Magic 3 by Elena Terrell Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 14676 words Sample 20%
Warlock Castiel is struck with a powerful spell that makes him forget everything about his wife and soul mate Faith, and makes him susceptible to the enemy’s puppet and traitor, Willa. After catching them in bed together, Faith hates him. Only later did she realize that Castiel was in thrall during the time, and she works with her mother to recover him from Willa’s clutches.
To Have And To Hold: Blood Magic 2 by Elena Terrell To Have And To Hold: Blood Magic 2 by Elena Terrell Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 14332 words Sample 20%
After being orphaned in this present lifetime, Castiel and Faith finds out that he is a Magickal and that they are True Soul Mates to each other, and they are wedded just weeks after their meeting. But there is more to this myth than they can imagine. There is a duty binding Soul Mates to the Magickals and humans, and it will demand more from them than they can imagine.
True Love's Kiss: Blood Magic 1 by Elena Terrell True Love's Kiss: Blood Magic 1 by Elena Terrell Sep. 16, 2014 Free! 16214 words Read a sample
Faith Hampton is a half-blood witch sent to New Orleans to find a warlock who didn't know about his origins. Then she learns that her mission is none other than the reclusive, young and magnetic billionaire Castiel James. They are inexplicably drawn to each other from the moment they meet. Then a storm strands Faith in Castiel's mansion, and the myth about the Magickal Soul Mates begins.
Mastered By Love by Tori Minard Mastered By Love by Tori Minard Sep. 16, 2014 $4.99 93541 words Sample 20%
To Princess Tariza of Concordia, the animal nature of men demands women chain &control them. Her despised enemy, Prince Dario of Saturnios, believes women are the ones who must be controlled. Forced together as master & slave, the unlikely allies embrace an intimate partnership that transforms all their preconceptions about each other & the nature of love. 97,000 wds. Prev pubbed as On Her Knees.
Enslaved to the Alien Hero by Caroline Leary Enslaved to the Alien Hero by Caroline Leary Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 11724 words Sample 20%
Dragos is a planet in need of fertile females for sex and benefiting the species. They have traveled to Earth seeking women who meet their criteria and have chosen Mary. as one of a group to return to their planet where she would begin life as a Sex Goddess. She meets Finn, warrior, artist, Nordic God with a passion for Mary and a desire to protect and enjoy her. After a year -will she come home?
Ghost of a Cowboy: An Erotic Paranormal Western Short Story (Sensual Spirits #1) by Katia Jordan Ghost of a Cowboy: An Erotic Paranormal Western Short Story (Sensual Spirits #1) by Katia Jordan Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 5672 words Sample 25%
Caroline comes to the family's old ranch house, and finds some otherworldly things going on. Things are moving on their own, Caroline hears voices, and she has visions of a sexy cowboy visiting her in the night. The spirit of a rough man from the wild west is haunting the Bad Luck Ranch, and he's bent on seduction.
Pushed by E.M. Leya Pushed by E.M. Leya Sep. 16, 2014 $3.99 49085 words Sample 10%
Jason is a return veteran, fighting his demons, Tyler is the nurse hired to help him. The two strike a deal together to try to piece back their broken lives. Overcoming their differences and finding common ground isn't easy at first, but a little trust and honesty can go a long way into helping both of them heal and show that sometimes it takes just a gentle push to make big things happen.
A Superior Slave (Ganymede Quartet Book 0.5) by Darrah Glass A Superior Slave (Ganymede Quartet Book 0.5) by Darrah Glass Sep. 16, 2014 Free! 31841 words Read a sample
A Superior Slave is a prequel introducing the books of the Ganymede Quartet, a fantasy of Gilded Age New York. Martin of House Ganymede is a fully-trained companion slave eager for a master, though of course he will have no say in who buys him. When he meets tall, handsome Henry Blackwell at auction, he’s found the one he wants, but does this shy master want him?
Life Goes On by Roberta Cava Life Goes On by Roberta Cava Sep. 16, 2014 $9.99 53021 words Sample 5%
At the age of 39 Becky learns she'pregnant, so started working at home as a book editor. She discovers a new author who she hopes will to make a movie based on her first book. Her detective husband Dan is shot during a terrorist attack. Dan's relatives learn that everything is not rosy when they live "down under" in Australia.
A Touch Of Vampire (Vampire New Adult Romance) by Catherine Vale A Touch Of Vampire (Vampire New Adult Romance) by Catherine Vale Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 51804 words Sample 5%
Natalya should have known better than to let herself get lost in the beautiful seduction of humans. If she had only stayed away Caine would have been spared. Now it’s too late, he’s been turned into an abomination, a creature that will never be allowed to live. She is all he has left. He just doesn’t know it yet.
Tarnished Saints' Christmas by Elizabeth Rose Tarnished Saints' Christmas by Elizabeth Rose Sep. 16, 2014 Free! 20361 words Read a sample
Series Prequel. The Taylor Twelve. Sons of a preacher but far from saints, these men are nothing but trouble! Told by Thomas, the eldest son, the reader gets a look into the lives of the Taylor men when they were boys on a very memorable Christmas. Each chapter is devoted to one of the boys and shows the trouble they cause that affects their lives as they get older. 12 book series.
Punishing Miss Primrose, Part XVI (An Erotic Historical in the Red Chrysanthemum Series) by Em Brown Punishing Miss Primrose, Part XVI (An Erotic Historical in the Red Chrysanthemum Series) by Em Brown Sep. 16, 2014 $0.99 7598 words Sample 25%
Lord Carey does the unthinkable—falling in love with the woman who devastated his brother.
The Jacobite Trilogy by Melanie Jackson The Jacobite Trilogy by Melanie Jackson Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 266255 words Sample 20%
The Jacobite Trilogy is a three book Scottish Historical Romance collection by the noted author Melanie Jackson. Together for the first time are the first three books that Melanie ever published, "Devil of the Highlands", "Devil in a Red Coat", and "Devil of Bodmin Moor" (formerly published as "Iona", "Manon", and "Amarantha").
The Big Man Falls (Storm Series, Book 2.5) by Cassandra Carr The Big Man Falls (Storm Series, Book 2.5) by Cassandra Carr Sep. 16, 2014 Free! 21677 words Read a sample
When the Buffalo Storm's head coach, Jon, meets smart, sexy, sophisticated Mari, he'll have to toss aside the playbook if he wants to follow his heart. But Jon has never backed down from a challenge. Game on.
The Vampire's Pet (The Complete Series) by V.R. Cumming The Vampire's Pet (The Complete Series) by V.R. Cumming Sep. 16, 2014 $3.99 103644 words Sample 15%
The e-bundle of all six episodes of The Vampire's Pet Series following Eric Logan's introduction into the world of the Vampyr.
Making Summer Last by Claire Matthews Making Summer Last by Claire Matthews Sep. 16, 2014 $0.99 5515 words Sample 10%
t's summer in New York when Jonah meets Mia, who is on vacation from her teaching job in Tulsa. They have the perfect summer fling, full of fun, and light on commitment. Fast forward six months, and Mia is back in the Big Apple for a teaching conference.
Set Her Up, Watch Him Fall by Rita Sawyer Set Her Up, Watch Him Fall by Rita Sawyer Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 69820 words Sample 10%
Kate Kingston and Brett Montgomery have been fighting their attraction for years. Kate’s older brother Darren has decided it’s finally time for them to admit the way they feel, or lose what he sees as their best chance at happiness. He puts a plan in motion to set Kate up on five blind dates, promising afterwards he’ll stay out of her love life forever. Brett is furious when he finds out.
A Wishing Moon by SableHunter1 A Wishing Moon by SableHunter1 Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 70447 words Sample 10%
Arabella Landry is a witch on a mission. She is desperately seeking for the incredible lover that has been setting her dreams on fire. With the help of the powerful women in her family, she finds him. Unfortunately, he is completely paralyzed from a devastating rock-climbing accident.
Crescent Heart by Nydia James Crescent Heart by Nydia James Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 65626 words Sample 10%
What if??? You knew your family was different, and found out not only were you different, but extraordinary, just because of a birthmark on your left hand?
Neighborhood Secrets: A Trio of Erotic Stories by Susan Hart Neighborhood Secrets: A Trio of Erotic Stories by Susan Hart Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 13027 words Sample 20%
Valentine’s Day Sex Party, is about a married couple that puts on their regular group sex party, but this time; the wife almost forgets the husband is standing there waiting for his turn.Philadelphia’s Good Brother: Superhero On The Prowl. What’s a superhero to do when he sees a lady in distress?Swinging With The Neighbors, is about an interracial couple who are invited to a swing party.
Till Death Do Us Part by Lari Smythe Till Death Do Us Part by Lari Smythe Sep. 16, 2014 Free! 105881 words Read a sample
Till Death Do Us Part is the third book in the Southern Exposure Saga. While Jason and Izzy forge ahead in an almost natural teenage romance, the worlds of vampire and human are about to collide. The historian returns with a new, gruesome weapon to destroy the Falkner Coven, and he has a plan. Even if Jason and Izzy can find away to survive, they will never see what's coming next.
Bonuses: A Trio of Erotic Stories by Susan Hart Bonuses: A Trio of Erotic Stories by Susan Hart Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 12485 words Sample 20%
Neapolitan Ice Cream Sandwich: A bored housewife who’s never fully satisfied by her husband orders in every now and then.Feast Your Eyes, is about a man who works for a bar owner and gets a fantastic bonus as a reward for all of his dedication, in the form of a virtual buffet of women anxious to please him.First Time Nude Art Model, is about a woman who decides to model for a local art class.
The New Vampire, Episode 1: Shadow and Light by V.R. Cumming The New Vampire, Episode 1: Shadow and Light by V.R. Cumming Sep. 16, 2014 $0.99 16961 words Sample 15%
After her perfect life is broken through a violent turn from human to vampire, Gianna Logan must learn to live with her past, and herself.
Good, Good Vibrations: A Pair of Erotic Romances by Susan Hart Good, Good Vibrations: A Pair of Erotic Romances by Susan Hart Sep. 16, 2014 $1.99 8093 words Sample 20%
Addicted To The Vibrating Chair: When Amelia sought out a new bedroom set to add a little comfort and spice to her relationship with her boyfriend, little did she know that she’d find The Chair. Extra Virgin Olive Oil: What chef doesn't like extra virgin olive oil? Chef Rayne certainly does, and when a new student wants to learn all she can from him, he teaches her about al
The Plumed Knightress:  A Romance Legend of Charlemagne and His Knights by Ellen M. Wilheim The Plumed Knightress: A Romance Legend of Charlemagne and His Knights by Ellen M. Wilheim Sep. 16, 2014 $2.49 99305 words Sample 20%
On a spring day in the late 8th century, the Frank army of King Charles confronts the invading Moor army near the Pyrenees. On the outskirts of the battle, two knights engage in a swordfight. Two different faiths, two different cultures, two different sexes and a faerie's interference all combine to make this a modern adaptation of the story of Rogero and Bradamounte of the Charlemagne legends.
Dark Loves: A Trio of Erotic Paranormal Stories by Susan Hart Dark Loves: A Trio of Erotic Paranormal Stories by Susan Hart Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 12273 words Sample 20%
Creating A Woman, is about a man who finds a book of spells when he cleans out a bunch of junk from under his house.Vampires Love Blood And Sex is what happens when a woman walks through a dark alley and is attacked by two lowlifes. Screwed By A Pack Of Werewolves, is the story of an 18 year old virgin girl looks for a summer of fun before s
Welcome To The Neighborhood: A Pair of Erotic Stories by Susan Hart Welcome To The Neighborhood: A Pair of Erotic Stories by Susan Hart Sep. 16, 2014 $1.99 8956 words Sample 20%
Philadelphia’s Good Brother: Superhero On The Prowl. What’s a superhero to do when he sees a lady in distress? Well, rescue her and see where it goes from there. Swinging With The Neighbors, is about an interracial couple; he’s black and she’s white, who are invited over for a house warming party by the people next door.
Too Big To Fit ; Too Sexy To Resist by Sophia Banks Too Big To Fit ; Too Sexy To Resist by Sophia Banks Sep. 16, 2014 $5.99 34763 words Sample 20%
What do you do when it’s too big but you just have to have it? You make it fit, that’s what you do. Sophia Banks presents: Too Big To Fit ; Too Sexy To Resist. A Huge Size Erotica bundle featuring three of her biggest hits: * The Billionaire’s Big Stick * Every Last Drop * Hot For Draper Each book is packed with steamy sexual encounters between hung men and the women who crave them.
Abducted (''Vampire And Me''-Book 1) by Teodora Constantinescu Abducted (''Vampire And Me''-Book 1) by Teodora Constantinescu Sep. 16, 2014 Free! 4302 words Read a sample
It will change your life like never before...
Elusive Echoes by Kay Springsteen Elusive Echoes by Kay Springsteen Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 113514 words Sample 20%
Sean McGee showed Melanie Mitchell the sun-drenched field where he longed to build a home, the ring he wanted his wife to wear, the heart he yearned to give her. But Melanie's past is complicated and her heart is as full of pain as the Thoroughbred stallion Sean hopes to heal. Can he reach her heart with his, or are they destined to remain caught between friendship and something more?
O'Hara vs. Wilder by Linda Wisdom O'Hara vs. Wilder by Linda Wisdom Sep. 16, 2014 $3.99 55324 words Sample 20%
When Sheriff Tess O'Hara's former partner, detective Jake Wilder, roars into her small desert town and commandeers her house in pursuit of counterfeiters, he reignites temptations and passions Tess thought she had left behind. She'd surrendered to his temptation for one night long ago, and now he intends to prove that the passion still burns between them.
Bane of My Existence by Thianna D Bane of My Existence by Thianna D Sep. 16, 2014 $7.95 79986 words Sample 20%
When Antonia is convinced by her friend to apply at Liaisons, a new fetish club in town, she never expects to meet Master Bane or to become his sub. As she falls more and more for the enigmatic man two decades her senior, there is something about him that she cannot quite figure out. She can tell he is keeping something from her. When the truth comes out, can she accept it? Or is this the end?
Spring River Valley: The Fall Collection (Boxed Set) by Clarice Wynter Spring River Valley: The Fall Collection (Boxed Set) by Clarice Wynter Sep. 16, 2014 $3.39 67218 words Sample 20%
The Fall Collection Finish out the year in the cozy little town of Spring River Valley. This set includes the final three books of this fun series. Outmatched in October Naughty in November Desired in December
Wasted Beauty by Jeffrey  Jefferson Wasted Beauty by Jeffrey Jefferson Sep. 16, 2014 $2.99 16273 words Sample 20%
Jane became a rich beauty queen, after her mom committed suicide but believed her beauty was wasted because she didn't shear it with the man who finally became her husband and father of her four kids. Though she was trying to avoid same life mistakes by her late famous mom, but almost destroy her own life by setting impossible marital terms that turned off potential suitors.
Romancing the Lakes of Minnesota ~ Autumn by MinnLakesWriters Romancing the Lakes of Minnesota ~ Autumn by MinnLakesWriters Sep. 16, 2014 $5.99 87792 words Sample 5%
Whether it’s a second chance at love, the promise of love’s first kiss, or the smoldering fire of an unexpected attraction, this collection of original stories from the Land of 10,000 lakes, floats in on a warm autumn breeze and into your heart. Our original short stories offer a cornucopia of tales, as varied as the brightly colored fall leaves to make you smile and even bring a tear to your eye.
Thirst: Tales of Vampire Romance Boxed Set by eXcessica Publishing Thirst: Tales of Vampire Romance Boxed Set by eXcessica Publishing Sep. 16, 2014 $0.99 299180 words Sample 20%
"Thirst: An EIGHT Author Vampire Bundle of Edgy Vampires that THIRST for the one. Deliciously inhuman, paranormal sexiness! Are you THIRSTING for the unusual? Try thousand-year-old vampires, Latin and French vamps, vampire Earls, sexy Native American vampires and even berserker vampires! This bundle will slake your THIRST for otherworldly, hot and sexy, unique vampire stories.
Laura's Locket, A Dantonville Chronicle by Tima Maria Lacoba Laura's Locket, A Dantonville Chronicle by Tima Maria Lacoba Sep. 16, 2014 Free! 23042 words Read a sample
A short story about a silver locket, a mysterious young man and a fated meeting. When eighteen-year-old Laura Anne Dantonville goes on her end-of-school trip to Italy, she is accompanied by her two best friends, Beth and Angie. As soon as they arrive in Sorrento, she meets the mysterious—and devastatingly handsome—Philippe. He is gallant and charming, and Laura loses her heart. Their meetings are
Milly's Milk by Bill Crumpler Milly's Milk by Bill Crumpler Sep. 16, 2014 Free! 2518 words Read a sample
Milly’s amazing breasts are in a state of continuous lactation. Plus, she has the power to heal—both spiritually and physically—anyone who drinks her milk. But how can she use this miraculous gift when she’s staring into the muzzle of a Glock 9mm pistol?
Amateur Photography by Dorla Moorehouse Amateur Photography by Dorla Moorehouse Sep. 16, 2014 $0.99 2607 words Sample 45%
When her maybe-boyfriend goes on vacation, Lena can’t help but question whether the spark will still be there when he returns. But armed with a smartphone camera, she takes matters into her own hands, determined to make herself memorable. (F/M)