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Redeemed Fallen Series Book 2 In Love With Traitors by Jesse Robison Redeemed Fallen Series Book 2 In Love With Traitors by May 27, 2016 $4.99 67451 words Sample 20%
As the Redeemer war rages on, Michael suffers at the hands of the Dark Lords clutches. Can Polaris save him in time? Raphael becomes Lancelot to collect a new warrior but will he over step is orders with Guinevere? Death, murder, passion, time travel, and more lay ahead for our heroes.
TOO BIG TO HIDE TOO DARK TO BLEND IN by Mike Charles TOO BIG TO HIDE TOO DARK TO BLEND IN by May 27, 2016 $5.99 62487 words Sample 20%
From Vietnam, through Canada then back to the U.S. From a rock 'n' roll lifestyle to the exhilaration of finding love of oneself and love with another person, discovering the power of education with a fuller understanding, his is a relatable story with historical references, music of the time and transformative sage guidance woven throughout.
One of the Guys by Delaney Diamond One of the Guys by May 27, 2016 $2.99 44098 words Sample 20%
He makes her feel like a woman… When Diego turns the tables on Ronnie, he uncovers the sensual woman hiding underneath. But past regrets threaten to derail their new relationship. Before they can get to forever, they must trust that they’ve found what they’ve been looking for all along.
Worth It by Electra Simms Worth It by May 27, 2016 $0.99 3851 words Sample 20%
Sarah made a mistake. Five years ago, she married a wrong man, the one who never really cared about her feelings and who was now somewhere with his lover. When the man she should have married comes back in town looking for a place to crash, she realizes that life has given her a second chance. Worth It is a 3500 word erotic romance short story.
The In-Between Place (Book Three of the Phoenix Realm) by Karen Nilsen The In-Between Place (Book Three of the Phoenix Realm) by May 27, 2016 $3.99 196934 words Sample 10%
The Landers have so far foiled the sorceress Saranay’s attempts to lure their beloved bird-girl Avreal to the Eldest Realm. Desperate and thwarted, Saranay sinks to new lows to gain power over her prey. Meanwhile, the conniving Spider King, newly apprised of his granddaughters’ ability to become hawks, threatens to reveal secrets that could plunge Cormalen into civil war.
Guilty Pleasures Box Set by J.M. Snyder Guilty Pleasures Box Set by May 27, 2016 $4.99 58326 words Sample 20%
Eight erotic romance short stories of gay guilty pleasures! Take a wild romp through the wicked pages of some of J.M. Snyder's hottest, best-selling gay fiction, collected together into one box set! Contains the stories: Before the Show, F*** the Foreplay, Mastering Stefan, Money's Worth, My Best Friend's Dad, On the Down Low, Take It Outside, and Windows.
Forsaken by Ellen Fritz Forsaken by May 27, 2016 $2.99 73954 words Sample 5%
Holly will go to any lengths to find and defeat Charles, the evil vampire who kidnapped her boyfriend Parker and wants to torture him to death. Parker's fate, though, is the last thing she could have expected. And the truth about Charles reveals an enemy she never knew existed.
The Laramie County Public Library by Stan Grimes The Laramie County Public Library by May 27, 2016 $0.99 12627 words Sample 20%
Duncan Grigsby is an aging Vietnam veteran with most of his impoverished life behind him. His life in Cheyenne, Wyoming has been peaceful for years and years until, that is, he meets a certain librarian who he fancies as a future lover. However, Miss Brooks turns out to be something Duncan never bargained for, a sinister and jealous ghost.
Exmo — Book 1 in the Bound For Freedom Series by Marilyn Cruise Exmo — Book 1 in the Bound For Freedom Series by May 27, 2016 $2.99 78684 words Sample 20%
When Liz leaves her abusive marriage & her religion, she would never have guessed she'd meet Daniel, a sexy Danish journalist, or that in his arms, she'd finally experience the freedom she seeks. However, the new world goes completely against everything she once believed. Brimming with storms of ecstasy & emotional pitfalls, this carnal paradise is something she is entirely unprepared to handle.
Boy Banned by RJ Scott Boy Banned by May 27, 2016 $4.49 58674 words Sample 20%
When the only way to win is to hide who you are, how far are you prepared to go?
Tiger Lily Part One: An Alpha Billionaire Romance Trilogy by Amélie S. Duncan Tiger Lily Part One: An Alpha Billionaire Romance Trilogy by May 27, 2016 Free! 65494 words Read a sample
With a past like Lily Salomé's, there's not much that surprises--or scares her. So when her boss gives her a challenging proposal, she jumps at the opportunity to do the impossible: persuade one sexy and brooding business mogul to sign with their publishing company
The Secret of the Pines by Roxanne Hunter The Secret of the Pines by May 27, 2016 $3.99 79963 words Sample 10%
Lauren Blackburn never suspected that a typical night of clubbing and drinking would end in the accusation that she killed her grandfather before he could disinherit her.
The Queen's Mystery by Jamie K. Schmidt The Queen's Mystery by May 27, 2016 Free! 19091 words Read a sample
In this prequel to USA Today bestselling author Jamie K. Schmidt's The Emerging Queen's series, Bianca, a human, needs to obtain a rare book from the dragon Byron to help her with a serious problem. However Bryon who is still mourning his lost long Queen, detects her scent on Bianca and will not let her go until he solves the mystery of why a human smells like a Queen.
Dashing Gentlemen Series: 10 Historical Steamy Romance Short Stories by Elizabeth Reed Dashing Gentlemen Series: 10 Historical Steamy Romance Short Stories by May 27, 2016 $4.99 55080 words Sample 20%
Dashing Gentlemen Series: 10 Historical Steamy Romance Short Stories. Please note that each of these short stories can all be bought as a standalone single story.
Seeking Vegas Part 2 by Sarah Warman Seeking Vegas Part 2 by May 27, 2016 Free! 6677 words Read a sample
Now that Danielle has made a life changing decision she must carve out a new future. Will she being able to find a new love, while trying to forget the broken life she left behind?
Temptation (The Hunted Series Book 1) by Ivy Smoak Temptation (The Hunted Series Book 1) by May 27, 2016 Free! 82442 words Read a sample
When Penny Taylor runs into a handsome stranger in a coffee shop, she believes her luck has finally changed. After having her confidence unwound by her ex, she falls hard for a true gentleman. But once she realizes that her crush is her communications professor, her world is turned upside down. Will the excitement, danger, and mystery surrounding Professor Hunter bring her to her knees?
Owning Jenna: Raw Seduction (Part Two) by Ayva Starr Owning Jenna: Raw Seduction (Part Two) by May 27, 2016 $1.99 4464 words Sample 25%
My entire body succumbed to the ecstasy as it filled my entire core. The raw flesh, swollen; danced with excitement as he snapped the leather against me one more time. Jenna becomes more and more intrigued by the idea of becoming submissive. She frequented The Hub every night, since Thomas, hoping to catch him again. Each night she sat back and watched the sadistic men as they took each women and
The Galactic Outlaws Book Two: The Outlaw's Rebel Lady by Susan Kelley The Galactic Outlaws Book Two: The Outlaw's Rebel Lady by May 27, 2016 $5.99 72125 words Sample 20%
There’s so much friction between them it can only lead to war or the hottest hook-up either of them have ever had.
Just for Tonight by Fiona Neal Just for Tonight by May 27, 2016 $4.49 48905 words Sample 20%
Dating a partner means dismissal from the force, but the sexual tension is making Ivy and Scott crazy. If they make love—Just For Tonight— will they cool down?
Bake and Mate- BBW Paranormal Romance (Book 4) by Liz Woody Bake and Mate- BBW Paranormal Romance (Book 4) by May 27, 2016 $2.50 14032 words Sample 20%
I’m having the worst week of my life. When the mega-chain bakery opened across the street, I knew my little shop would be in deep waters. The owner, Carson Fox, is an arrogant and gorgeous Alpha werewolf who knows how to get under my skin. Worse, it’s mating season. I shouldn’t want Carson Fox this much. He’s my enemy, but the lonely she-wolf in me is howling for the Alpha across the street.
Marrying The  Enemy 1: A Russian Mafia Romance Series Book 1 by Sarah Smith Marrying The Enemy 1: A Russian Mafia Romance Series Book 1 by May 27, 2016 $1.99 8379 words Sample 15%
Alina wakes up in cold sweats. Again. This is the 6th time she is having the same nightmare of Alexandr trying to kill her. How could this be? Especially when she is preparing a wedding with the man she loved the most? Her instinct as the killer for hire has warned her that Alexandr is hiding something, but she just could not put her hands into this.
In Bed With The Enemy 5: A Russian Mafia Romance Series Book 5 by Sarah Smith In Bed With The Enemy 5: A Russian Mafia Romance Series Book 5 by May 27, 2016 $1.99 7671 words Sample 15%
In this final book of the series, Alina finally learns that Alexandr is not her father's killer. They are just enjoying the moments of being lovers when her father's killer finally makes his move. As the killer kidnaps her mother, Alina has to make a choice between saving her mom and avenging her father's killer. In this final book, Alina finally confronts her father's killer.
In Bed With The Enemy 4: A Russian Mafia Romance Series Book 4 by Sarah Smith In Bed With The Enemy 4: A Russian Mafia Romance Series Book 4 by May 27, 2016 $1.99 8093 words Sample 15%
Alina Waldorf true identity is revealed to Alexandr Konstantin at last. Expecting him to kill her, Alina di not expect Alexandr's generous gifts to her. Meanshile, news of her being alive has reached the ears of a rival gang leader. An assassin was sent to finish her off once and for all.
In Bed With The  Enemies 3: A Russian Mafia Romance Series Book 3 by Sarah Smith In Bed With The Enemies 3: A Russian Mafia Romance Series Book 3 by May 27, 2016 $1.99 7878 words Sample 15%
Alina Waldorf's adventure continues as she keeps looking for chances to take her revenge against Alexandr Konstantin. In this book, she has barely escaped with her life from when she is assigned to watch the daughter of one of Russia’s biggest bankers.
In Bed With The Enemy 2: A Russian Mafia Romance Series Book 2 by Sarah Smith In Bed With The Enemy 2: A Russian Mafia Romance Series Book 2 by May 27, 2016 $1.99 7802 words Sample 15%
Alina Markovic is now working for Alexandr to get close to him and at the same time waiting for her chance to strike. Alexandr is no fool, he is always been surrounded by his bodyguards. His enemies are plenty in his line of 'work'.
African Tales by Adam Mann African Tales by May 27, 2016 $1.99 18754 words Sample 12%
Anna and the Red Indians, Olivia the Anesthetist, Elizabeth the Tax Man, and Pujita and the Karma Sutra; are just four examples.
In Bed With The  Enemy 1 : A Russian Mafia Romance Series Book 1 by Sarah Smith In Bed With The Enemy 1 : A Russian Mafia Romance Series Book 1 by May 27, 2016 $1.99 8215 words Sample 15%
Alina Markovic knows what hatred is. She feels it every time she looks at Alexandr Konstantin, the man who she thinks killed her father and destroyed her entire family. Determined to revenge, she offers her services as a bodyguard to him, but what she doesn't count on is the way she feels every time Alexandr is in the room.
Golden Tulip: Unforgettable Alpha Billionaire Romance (Book Three) by Marian Middleton Golden Tulip: Unforgettable Alpha Billionaire Romance (Book Three) by May 27, 2016 $2.99 5828 words Sample 10%
The more Alexander gets Sara liking everything that is happening to her the more Alexander wants to find out if Sara is into rough sex. He wants to cum hard inside Sara's pussy, wanting to show Sara just how much she was missing before she got with him. Alexander loves teasing Sara, showing her just how much she can take before her pussy is begging to cum...
Apparitions by Rebekah S. Fiore Apparitions by May 27, 2016 $0.99 11120 words Sample 10%
Adoration. Desire. Passion. Apparitions is a very emotionally driven story. One that will arouse, excite and delight the senses.
The Ivory Caribou by Caroline McCullagh The Ivory Caribou by May 27, 2016 $4.99 92084 words Sample 20%
Is it a love story? Or is it an adventure story? Or is it a commentary on the tragedy of war? It is all of these, and more.  Caroline McCullagh weaves a thrilling and dynamic story around Anne O’Malley’s genealogical search for the story of her late husband’s father that takes her to the far North of Canada to find new relatives among the Inuit culture, to Europe behind the lines in World War I.
Pursued by the Viscount (Regency Unlaced 4) by Carole Mortimer Pursued by the Viscount (Regency Unlaced 4) by May 27, 2016 $2.99 40053 words Sample 20%
Lady Rachel Shaw thought she had suffered enough unhappiness, but now it seems she has to deal with a cruel blackmailer. Left with no other choice, she seeks the help of Lucien Brooke, Viscount Brooketon. A man who does not have a good opinion of her. Lucien recognizes within minutes of speaking with Rachel that he has misjudged her. He also realizes he desires her. In his arms. In his bed.
Lady Charlotte's Marquess by Fiona Miers Lady Charlotte's Marquess by May 27, 2016 $2.99 52327 words Sample 20%
Lady Charlotte is a Duke’s daughter to her very bones. She has everything her heart desires, except for the love that she secretly craves. Archibald Turner, one of the famed ‘Spares’- is a perfect gentleman, through and through. However, the one thing he can’t control is his love for the strong, audacious Lady Charlotte. She makes him yearn for a future that isn’t his for the taking.
Dancers, Quitters, and Garden Gnomes by Emily Evans Dancers, Quitters, and Garden Gnomes by May 27, 2016 $2.99 48914 words Sample 35%
When handsome, witty Thayer asks Alyssa out, she doesn’t know he’s lying about his last name, thinks she’s a poor scholarship girl, and is on a date with her as an experiment. And when she finds out, she'll make him pay. Love and payback collide in this standalone, fun, YA romance with a happily ever after.
1984: Against All Odds by Rebecca Yarros 1984: Against All Odds by May 27, 2016 $0.99 35657 words Sample 20%
Sabrina Caroline has one rule: Love the music—never the man. But can she fix her biggest regret? Hawke Owens learned the hard way that success has a price, and for him, it’s being forced to work with the only girl who shattered his heart—Sabrina Caroline. Set against the backdrop of the birth of MTV, they’ll have to choose between the demands of their label, and the demands of their heart.
Gold by Asha King Gold by May 27, 2016 $3.99 50332 words Sample 20%
Kryssie Locke is known in criminal circles for spinning nothing into virtual gold, a reputation she built to save her life. She’s escaped at last, hunted by her former employers, and hiding out in a cabin in the woods seems might buy her some time. She never expected Gabe Ross, ex-con trying to stay out of prison, to find her in his bed...
Past Midnight by Ranae Rose Past Midnight by May 27, 2016 $3.99 82297 words Sample 15%
Protecting and serving paradise isn’t easy... When helping an independent woman caught in a tough situation sparks a smoldering attraction, a Lowcountry officer learns the hard way that some scars run deep, and good cops may pay the price for others’ mistakes. South Island PD Book 2
The Rock Star Wants A Wife by Demelza Carlton The Rock Star Wants A Wife by May 27, 2016 $3.99 52664 words Sample 20%
Twelve girls. Four weeks. One reality TV show. The prize? A rock star's heart. After losing her job, Penelope will stop at nothing to regain her reputation. A reality TV show where she can demonstrate her skills is the perfect opportunity. She's not looking for love, but a lonely rock star might be enough to change her mind. And when that rock star wants a wife…will marriage be on the menu?
The Truth About Billy by Lori Lyn The Truth About Billy by May 26, 2016 $3.99 66074 words Sample 20%
American Evelyn Parker has only twenty days left on her Brazilian visa to save her beloved Billy, kidnapped by reputedly ruthless drug lords. She hires reluctant ex-Marine Hicks to help her make the arduous trip into the Amazon Basin. And Hicks makes no bones that he not only doesn’t trust her, he doesn’t even like her. So what will he do once he learns the truth about Billy?
Ivormantis, Dragons of Dragonose 3 by Alice Brown & Lady V Ivormantis, Dragons of Dragonose 3 by
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Can a frightened Omega Elf and a badly injured dragon shifter find love while fighting for their lives?
Burned By Abi, Devil Savages 2 by Willow Brooke Burned By Abi, Devil Savages 2 by May 26, 2016 $2.99 44722 words Sample 20%
Some might call her a b!*ch, but Abi prefers: tough as nails, kick-ass, independent woman, who’s unwilling to give up on her dreams; even for two sexy, unapologetically alpha male, bikers. What she doesn’t seem to understand is that the guys don’t want her to give up on her dreams, they just want to be along for the ride.
The Circlet Treasury of Erotic Wonderland by J. Blackmore The Circlet Treasury of Erotic Wonderland by May 26, 2016 $6.99 58248 words Sample 5%
In this Circlet Treasury of Erotic Alice in Wonderland stories, you’ll find ten unique tales of erotic imagination based on the classic journey created by Lewis Carroll. Join us for a wild erotic ride through rabbit holes and chess boards, mirrors, and royal courts, as well as secrets in your own backyards.
Star Promise by GJ Walker-Smith Star Promise by May 26, 2016 $3.99 114612 words Sample 20%
Book 5 of the #1 bestselling Wishes Series After three blissful years of living in Pipers Cove, Adam and Charli head back to the bright lights of New York.
Friends and Lovers by C. Solet Friends and Lovers by May 26, 2016 $2.99 6759 words Sample 30%
It's taken Ami 6 months to pull out of her post-divorce funk and even then she proves she's not ready for this "functional adult" thing when she reveals her true feelings for her friend, Alec. Humiliated, Ami retreats, but he wants to prove she needs him in her life, and her bed. Friends and Lovers is a story that wonders if losing control of your tongue can be the best path to opening your eyes.
Wounded by Krystal George Wounded by May 26, 2016 $3.99 58833 words Sample 5%
Military life wasn't for her. After watching her mother suffer in silence her whole life, Emma Malone has vowed that she won't make the same mistakes. She was going to leave for college and never look back. Sometimes love has a mind of its own...
Jasmine's Pact by Hilary Dartt Jasmine's Pact by May 26, 2016 $3.99 86802 words Sample 15%
Jasmine Carr's first love, Parker Abbott, has just called to fulfill the terms of a pact the two of them made thirteen years ago. It requires them to date exclusively for thirty days. The problem: she's just met Hudson Stover, a sexy photojournalist whose presence makes her question what she thought she knew about romance. Can Jasmine give Parker a chance, without missing her chance with Hudson?
An Unextraordinary Life by Jo Hollywood An Unextraordinary Life by May 26, 2016 Free! 58017 words Read a sample
Meet Tess, a woman who is still in love with her husband, who died five years ago. Meet Jack, the ghost, who wants to make Tess happy again. Finally there's Rob who wants to win Tess's heart. Who will she choose?
Dear Hunting in Paradise by T. H. Barker Dear Hunting in Paradise by May 26, 2016 $2.99 77407 words Sample 10%
ADULT! Jack bought a vacation package to an island paradise, then broke up with his girlfriend. Clint offered to buy the other seat. The plan was to go 'dear hunting' among the hot bikini babes on the beach. The reality, however, was that either the women were already coupled-up or they had issues -- age, size, shape, looks... even pregnancy! To get anywhere required a change in mind-set...
Mile High Romance Box Set Books 1 & 2 by Aria Grace Mile High Romance Box Set Books 1 & 2 by May 26, 2016 $2.99 64367 words Sample 20%
Books 1 and 2 of the Mile High Romance series available for a limited time as a box set. When It's Right When Shane Greenly left his home in Casper Mountain, Wy, he was leaving more than just the closet. He needed a fresh start to pursue his dream of running a dog training ranch without having to deny who he really is. For Mature Readers
Dealer's Choice by Christine Chianti Dealer's Choice by May 26, 2016 $5.99 91729 words Sample 20%
Book 2 of the FBI Organized Crime Taskforce Series FBI agent Brian Moran and undercover cop Alexandria Cutter have different plans and agendas, but one common goal- get drugs off the streets. A night of mistaken identity threatens everything. Thrown together, Brian and Alex struggle to find a way to fulfill their missions and stay alive. What they find along the way surprises them both.
The Key by Roxanne Hunter The Key by May 26, 2016 $3.99 71361 words Sample 10%
When Jason Roth returns home late at night to find a beautiful woman searching his desk, the key to his apartment in her hand, he has no clue that his life will change in ways he never expected.