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Wanted Always/ Calling Forever (Xander Barns Series, book 2 and 3) by Sarah Tork Wanted Always/ Calling Forever (Xander Barns Series, book 2 and 3) by June 25, 2016 $2.99 82928 words Sample 10%
Marisa Gellys thought the weekend of her father's 50th birthday party was going to be quick and easy. Thanks to a certain blue-eyed gorgeous, menace, a.k.a Xander Barns, her dad's birthday would have to take a back seat, because Xander has his own plans for this weekend and whether Marisa wants to or not, she's about to become a huge part of it. Author's Note 'Dark Satire genre. For ages 18+'.
Goodnight Sweetheart, Goodnight by Alex Kinkard Goodnight Sweetheart, Goodnight by June 25, 2016 $0.99 23504 words Sample 5%
The blue light is coming. This is the end of the world. With nowhere else to go, eighteen year old Nan has returned to her hometown to spend her final hours with her mother and stepfather. But they’re long gone by the time she arrives, just like nearly everyone else. Everyone except Dean Knight. Dean Knight. Her stepfather’s bastard son. Nan’s first love. The boy who ruined her life.
A Leap into Destiny by Michelle Sullivan A Leap into Destiny by June 25, 2016 $3.99 85973 words Sample 20%
Two Friends: One has been burned in a past relationship; the other tragically lost their love. Deciding to take a leap and begin a romantic relationship with each other is bound to have its ups and downs. When an outside threat begins wreaking havoc on their lives, they have to find a way to stop it before they both lose everything they have worked to hard to build with each other.
Cherie's Silk by Dena Garson Cherie's Silk by June 25, 2016 $0.99 4205 words
Wardrobe malfunctions are embarrassing in the best of situations. What’s a girl to do when a male coworker - who also happens to be one of her secret crushes – finds her in a tight spot? Mason might be willing to save Cherie from exposing her silky under-things at a packed business convention but will their steamy hallway encounter lead to more than a one night stand?
Tied by Mary Catherine Gebhard Tied by June 25, 2016 Free! 16768 words Read a sample
There is a never-before-seen sneak preview of my secret project at the end of this book! Charlie is a sick bastard. He likes to kill and he’s made his fortune doing it. Vera’s been kidnapped and fully believes she’s going to die in her cement prison. She has no idea what to expect when Charlie shows up to save her, but quickly discovers he’s no angel. Warning: Has situations that may be a trigger.
The Vow: Dangerous Suggestions Book 1 by Ella Price The Vow: Dangerous Suggestions Book 1 by June 25, 2016 Free! 51992 words Read a sample
She moves through her life like a ghost. She has everything she wants; all she has to do is ask. No one ever seems to notice her presence, unless she makes it known. She never considered herself normal, not compared to the other humans she meets.
Marrying My Stepfather: An Unconventional Love Story by Reese Cantwell Marrying My Stepfather: An Unconventional Love Story by June 25, 2016 $4.99 14727 words Sample 10%
I never knew my real father but my stepfather was wonderful to me growing up. Sadly, when I was sixteen, my mom died but he kept me just like I had hoped. I loved him, of course, and I began to sense my love for him was changing, deepening, yes, but becoming something new as I began having sexual thoughts about him. When I turned eighteen, I knew I wanted something new from him...sex...and more.
Illusions of Love by Ella Price Illusions of Love by June 25, 2016 $1.99 49751 words Sample 10%
Katie thought Cole Davis was the one, until he betrayed her six years earlier. She relives the events of falling in love with Cole, events that changed her life forever.
Reckless by Ella Price Reckless by June 25, 2016 $1.99 51459 words Sample 10%
Athena is close to graduating college, but bills are piling up. Her best friend and roommate, Naomi, suggests Athena take a job as a high priced call girl. She is thrown into a world she promised herself she would never be a part of. Her attraction to Quinn is hard to ignore, but he is her boss and he is making sure that is very clear.
Indecent Temptations by Ella Price Indecent Temptations by June 25, 2016 $1.99 52649 words Sample 10%
When Emma meets Laura's father she is in for more then she bargains for when she realizes she is attracted to him. Emma battles her feelings for Eric, Laura's father, while trying to keep her feelings for him from Laura. During her stay her family history begins to catch up with her and the secrets begin to pile up.
Working It All Out by Dena Garson Working It All Out by June 25, 2016 $0.99 4497 words
After hours gets even hotter when Angie and her personal trainer have the gym to themselves. Noel may be several years younger than her but he knows how to make her sweat in all the right ways.
Tempted: The Complete Trilogy by Elizabeth Kelly Tempted: The Complete Trilogy by June 25, 2016 $3.99 69905 words Sample 20%
For the first time ever, all three novellas in the Tempted Trilogy by Elizabeth Kelly are available as one set. Lucy Reid has always prided herself on her self-control. When a power outage traps her in the elevator with her sexy new boss, she realizes his coldness towards her hides his own dark desire for her and Jason Young is determined to show her just how good it can feel to lose control.
The Dark Love Vampire Series: Book 2 by Ella Price The Dark Love Vampire Series: Book 2 by June 25, 2016 $1.99 66126 words
Isabella's reality has changed. She has changed. Her new abilities as a vampire are exciting, but they come with consequences.
The Dark Love Vampire Series: Book 1 by Ella Price The Dark Love Vampire Series: Book 1 by June 25, 2016 Free! 74917 words Read a sample
When their adventure to a popular club turns into a terrifying ordeal and Alana goes missing, Isabella is in for more then she bargains for when she tries to search for clues in the case of her missing cousin.Isabella is plunged into a terrifying world she never imagined existed.
Lillian Rayne Trilogy: Book 2 by Ella Price Lillian Rayne Trilogy: Book 2 by June 25, 2016 $1.99 73610 words
Lillian struggles with becoming a vampire. Her relationship with Aubrey and Cornelius continues to become more complicated. Drake and his werewolf pack offer Lillian a purpose.
Lillian Rayne Trilogy: Book 1 by Ella Price Lillian Rayne Trilogy: Book 1 by June 25, 2016 Free! 72501 words Read a sample
Lillian Rayne, a vampire hunter on top of her game, is forced to follow a new set of rules when the hunters call a truce with the vampires, Lillian is trying to find her place in a world where it is no longer the hunter vs. the hunted.
Romeo's Secrets by Ella Price Romeo's Secrets by June 25, 2016 $1.99 65831 words Sample 10%
She is plunged into a world of sex and pleasure when her first assignment leads her to James Carson; the owner of Inferno, a popular sex club.
A Deeper Shade of Bad by Ella Price A Deeper Shade of Bad by June 25, 2016 $1.99 83589 words Sample 10%
Alex leaves no question about what he wants. He wants a submissive and he offers Amelia the job. Complete obedience ... it's a simple request.
Misty Moon: Book 2 by Ella Price Misty Moon: Book 2 by June 25, 2016 $1.99 46955 words
Kylie's life has changed because of her pregnancy. She is torn between two packs and two alphas. To make matters worse, Kylie and her unborn children are in danger.
Misty Moon: Book 1 by Ella Price Misty Moon: Book 1 by June 25, 2016 Free! 34595 words Read a sample
Kylie is a young werewolf who is sent to live in her father's pack. Her life becomes complicated as she tries to find her place in the pack and overcome the challenges she faces.
Beyond the Stacks by C. Solet Beyond the Stacks by June 25, 2016 $2.99 7366 words Sample 30%
Shelbi has a history of quick flings with attractive men, and Sawyers fits that mold completely. Except he's looking for more than she's ready to give. Even though she enjoys his company, what he wants terrifies her. If she's willing to open her heart to this man, despite the age difference between them, will she regret her decision? Or will his visit take their relationship beyond the stacks?
In My Dreams  Goose Creek Series Book 2 by Lee Wardlow In My Dreams Goose Creek Series Book 2 by June 25, 2016 $1.29 98127 words Sample 20%
Harper was not known for making dumb decision. Colton was sweet & charming & hiding something from her. Six weeks after their siblings wedding she has a surprise for him. He didn't return her calls. Five months pregnant, no job, not wanting to go home she moves to Goose Creek to be near Jorga. That's when the dreams start. Maybe Colton understands her dreams? Maybe Colton's family can help her?
Sherwood (Part 5) A Robin Hood Time-Travel Romance by Mimi Riser Sherwood (Part 5) A Robin Hood Time-Travel Romance by June 25, 2016 $0.99 38843 words Sample 10%
In the shadows of Sherwood lurk villains and heroes. The trick is to discover which is which… (Part 5 of a 5 Part Serial)… Danger, daring, and a love to span centuries – Witness the birth of a Legend!
Sherwood (Part 4) A Robin Hood Time-Travel Romance by Mimi Riser Sherwood (Part 4) A Robin Hood Time-Travel Romance by June 25, 2016 $0.99 15836 words Sample 10%
In the shadows of Sherwood lurk villains and heroes. The trick is to discover which is which… (Part 4 of a 5 Part Serial)… Danger, daring, and a love to span centuries – Witness the birth of a Legend!
The Hottie Billionaires Series: Romancing A Banking Magnate Book 3 (The Billionaire Falls In Love) by Sharon Rose The Hottie Billionaires Series: Romancing A Banking Magnate Book 3 (The Billionaire Falls In Love) by June 25, 2016 $2.99 40347 words Sample 20%
She's in a financial woes.. He's haunted by impotency dilemma.. She's desperate to raise money.. He badly needs a cure and an heir.. They're the answer to each other's predicament. Together, they signed a contract. She'll be his wife and baby momma in exchange for a large chunk of money. Everything was neatly pre-arranged. Until love came in the picture and fucked up their lives.
Love In The Time Of Cinema by Francis W. Porretto Love In The Time Of Cinema by June 25, 2016 $2.99 46665 words Sample 33%
At 28 Jana Tyrell is already the foremost actress in the world. But she wants the love of a good man, and they’re not so common in Hollywood. She finds it in a most unexpected place: Onteora County, NY, a land that produces geniuses and heroes as if they’d been sown there by God. Her target, engineer and Web writer Tim Beaufort, will be rocked by the changes Jana brings to his life.
The Levels of Erotica - What is Your Limit? by Ariel L'Amant The Levels of Erotica - What is Your Limit? by June 25, 2016 $4.99 15282 words Sample 10%
This collection of 4 stories is a test. It starts off with a mild ride on the wild side, but gradually escalates into a journey that will push your level of comfort. The only question is - do you have a limit?
Once Upon A Time series Book 1 Goldie's Bears by Cindy Cowles Once Upon A Time series Book 1 Goldie's Bears by June 25, 2016 $2.99 12012 words Sample 20%
How do you choose between three perfect men? This is Goldie's dilemma, after a hike on a beautiful Oregon mountain end up with her racing through the trees, terrified, and with no idea of who she is. Stumbling across a lonely log cabin, she gets more than she bargained for, when she discovers it's owned by three handsome were-bear brothers who are more than happy to take care of her every need.
Colin and Martin's Christmas Collection Box Set by Drew Hunt Colin and Martin's Christmas Collection Box Set by June 25, 2016 $4.99 42971 words Sample 20%
By popular demand, all four of Drew Hunt's best-selling Colin and Martin Christmas stories have been brought together in a single box set. Share in Colin Rogers and Martin Kellam’s lives as seen through four very different Christmases: Colin and Martin's First Christmas, Colin and Martin's London Christmas, Colin and Martin's Australian Christmas, & Colin and Martin's Goodbye Christmas.
Gabrielle's Discipline by Golden Angel Gabrielle's Discipline by June 25, 2016 $3.99 94169 words Sample 20%
How can Gabrielle find happiness when the man she's married to is in love with her stepmother? Felix wants nothing more than to win his new wife over, but she's keeping secrets from him, secrets that eventually come between them. A sexy spanking erotic romance set in Victorian times!
Broken Star and Unbreakable Box Set by Joann Lee Broken Star and Unbreakable Box Set by June 25, 2016 $7.99 148349 words Sample 20%
Joann Lee's best-selling lesbian romance two-book series complete in one e-book box set! Contains the stories BROKEN STAR and UNBREAKABLE. Follow the adventures of singer Lynn Feoras as she meets and falls in love with SVU officer Alexis Donatella. Together these two women must raise Alexis's daughter and somehow form a family despite the obstacles in their way. Can their relationship survive?
Lonely Vampire by Edward Kendrick Lonely Vampire by June 25, 2016 $3.99 36644 words Sample 20%
Vampire Armand knows what it means to be lonely. Then he catches Tino, a new vampire in town, playing Robin Hood and points out that he's not giving to the poor. So the pair band together to create shelters for the homeless. Has Armand finally found the one man who will make his life complete? Or will a rogue vampire who preys on the homeless destroy any hope of happiness for the lonely vampire?
One on One in the Studio by J.M. Snyder One on One in the Studio by June 25, 2016 $1.99 12096 words Sample 20%
When pop star Joey Angel is asked to record on a song with hip hop legend DJ Key, he’s thrilled. He’s a fan of Key’s and hopes the song will help give him street cred. But things get off to a rough start, and Joey finds it hard to concentrate during the session. When Key gets him alone for a little one on one in the studio, can he help Joey relax enough to make their collaboration a success?
Take Me Back by J.D. Walker Take Me Back by June 25, 2016 $2.99 13782 words Sample 20%
Gus Atchison despises Seb Paddington for choosing a job in another state over their relationship. But Seb keeps coming back to town, trying to start something up between them again. They end up arguing and finally call a truce. However, when Seb returns four months later, he’s too thin and Gus realizes he still has feelings for Seb. Will Gus take him back? Or will they remain at odds forever?
In Service to His Master by Lizzie Ashworth In Service to His Master by June 25, 2016 $1.99 8061 words Sample 20%
In Ancient Rome, as Saturnalia dawns and Rome prepares for the celebration, slave Antius has set in motion a disaster involving his master, Marcellus. Shaken by Marcellus’ rage, Antius’ thoughts shift to his beautiful young slave Quintus. For months he has waited to deepen that relationship. Can he carve out a few hours for himself and find refuge in Quintus’ arms?
Keep Me Like a Promise by Aria Grace & Kyan Christopher Keep Me Like a Promise by
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The Promises Series is an M/M and M/F romantic collaboration by authors Aria Grace and Kyan Christopher. For Mature Readers.
Paying The Price by Cindy Cowles Paying The Price by June 24, 2016 $2.99 5130 words Sample 20%
What would you do to join the sorority of your choice? Jasmine really wanted to join one certain sorority at her new college. She loved everything about it. She was willing to do anything to get accepted. Absolutely anything. But as this innocent college freshman soon discovered, sometimes you must be careful what you wish for. Now tongues will be wagging about what Jasmine did to pay the price
The Flame Squad: Sly Prince by Jessica E. Larsen The Flame Squad: Sly Prince by June 24, 2016 You set the price! 7264 words Sample 35%
Blaze Romano’s life has gone exactly according to plan. He managed to get away from his miserable life on the streets of Manila. He won the heart and married Luella, a wealthy heiress of the Mondragon family from Cebu City. There’s just one thing left, kill Luella, and get all that wealth for himself.
His Harpy by Crystal Dawn His Harpy by June 24, 2016 Free! 50038 words Read a sample
Matt and Ina Sue have been married for years but there are still secrets between them. She's tried to confess, but he thinks she's joking whenever she brings up supernatural discussions. How can she share her deepest secrets when he won't take things seriously?
From Violence To Victory Book 1 Katy's Story by Cindy Cowles From Violence To Victory Book 1 Katy's Story by June 24, 2016 $2.99 8524 words Sample 20%
With a baby at home and a husband who won't work, Katy, a successful stripper, searches for what she needs with some of her adoring fans. But when this hot wife's story gets spilled by a lover and her husband turns violent in his jealousy, what is she to do? One admirer, Billy, is determined to be her knight in shining armor. Can they find happiness or will her new ex tear their happy world apart?
Love and Adventure in Buffalo Land by John Anderson Love and Adventure in Buffalo Land by June 24, 2016 $2.99 22065 words Sample 20%
This story is of a Cowboy and his love of a pioneer Montana rancher's daughter, Marian. He is challenged by another for her hand, in a rough and beautiful land. A great love story intertwined with capturing wild mustangs, Indian conflicts, and the passing of their way of life.
Riley - The Family Slut by Ariel L'Amant Riley - The Family Slut by June 24, 2016 $2.99 3076 words Sample 25%
It's all-out sex with all the wrong people. Please enjoy the extreme incest of this filthy family.
Fighting Demons: A New Orleans Mystery by Louise Hathaway Fighting Demons: A New Orleans Mystery by June 24, 2016 $2.99 65062 words Sample 20%
In this riveting murder mystery, Homicide Detective Yvonne Dauphin risks her life and sanity when she checks herself out of the hospital after a bipolar meltdown, determined to prove to her boss and coworkers that’s she still up to the job of capturing a serial killer. To complicate matters further, she is hoping to reunite with her ex-husband. Will she triumph against the odds?
To Kiss a Warrior: An Alien Rogue Romance (Starflight Academy Book 1) by Immortal Angel To Kiss a Warrior: An Alien Rogue Romance (Starflight Academy Book 1) by June 24, 2016 Free! 15913 words Read a sample
It’s the first day of Starflight Academy and Hannah Stowe has her eye on the prize. Captain Stowe has a nice ring to it, doesn’t it? That’s why she’s not going to be distracted by the spectacular Keltair male who just stepped off the ship next to hers. That would be dangerous with a capital D.
Angel Warrior: An Angel Warrior Romance (SciFi Fantasy Angel Romance Book 1) by Immortal Angel Angel Warrior: An Angel Warrior Romance (SciFi Fantasy Angel Romance Book 1) by June 24, 2016 Free! 16757 words Read a sample
Today started like every other day. Get up, go to work at my lab. As a scientist, I work long hours, have no social life, and lately, even my boyfriend has been getting a little creepy.
Passionate Interlude- Erotic Anthology by Louis Alexandre Forestier Passionate Interlude- Erotic Anthology by June 24, 2016 $3.99 65898 words Sample 10%
This anthology includes three books of the author relating to interracial relations. The works belong to the genre of erotic romance and noir novel.
Two Hearts Unspoken by Tamara Ferguson Two Hearts Unspoken by June 24, 2016 $0.99 41641 words Sample 10%
Beth Bowen is a single mom of a severely autistic son. Retired air force captain, Zach Logan is a wounded warrior searching for a new life outside of the air force. Could these two lonely people discover love is that something unspoken, that's been missing from their lives?
Echthroi Shadow Wielder by Amanda Ferrell Echthroi Shadow Wielder by June 24, 2016 $0.99 10985 words Sample 20%
ECHTHROS (Greek) - Enemy pl. Echthroi Rhia Tesla liked to get close to her targets before she killed them but never this close. From the moment she met his eyes in a photograph something inside of her started to change. Now Rhia must make a choice. She must kill the only man to ever make her feel anything or stand up to protect him from the Hive.
Цель жизни by Наталья Макарова Цель жизни by June 24, 2016 $2.99 31075 words Sample 20%
Что может случиться, если один человек решит, что он выше остальных? Целью его жизни будет установление своей власти над другими людьми. А целью жизни другого человека, волею случая оказавшегося вовлечённым в этот эксперимент, станет желание освободиться от этой власти любой ценой. Чья воля окажется сильнее? Читайте об этом в романе «Цель жизни»!
Tess of the d'Urbervilles:  An Erotic Retelling by Jeremy Quinn Tess of the d'Urbervilles: An Erotic Retelling by June 24, 2016 $2.99 118786 words Sample 20%
In Hardy's day, the censors forced him to remove anything they considered 'succulent'. Now that the censors no longer hold sway, I've tried to make Hardy's story more readable while preserving his style. And of course, I've added in the naughty bits I think he would have liked to have been able to include.