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A Fox's Maid by Brandon Varnell A Fox's Maid by March 28, 2017 $3.73 106912 words Sample 20%
The tail of a boy, a kitsune… and a maid?
Main Street Merchants Complete Series by Linda Seed Main Street Merchants Complete Series by March 28, 2017 $9.99 302256 words
Read Linda Seed's complete Main Street Merchants series of romances, now in one box set. Best friends Kate, Genevieve, Rose, and Lacy each find love on the breathtaking Central Coast of California in these four full-size novels that readers have called "absolutely fantastic," "wonderful," and "funny and emotional."
Stealing Blue by DP Denman Stealing Blue by March 28, 2017 $4.99 87418 words Sample 5%
When a hot new rock star shows up in Vancouver, Blue Atkins’ career turns out to be more explosive than anyone imagined. His first shot at producing traps him between the kid determined to have him and the boyfriend determined to blame him. The combination drives Blue out of both their lives into new opportunities. Can Brady bring him home before he loses Blue to a sparkling new life in LA?
Me and Daddy and Doggie by BIG STONE Me and Daddy and Doggie by March 28, 2017 $0.99 1834 words Sample 10%
To break up the monotony of life in the country, a horny teen and her father invite the family dog Tuco, a tiny chihuahua with big dreams for the women who decide to all him 'loverboy'. ADULT INCEST CONTENT.
Chase Me - A Sage McGuire Romance by Books to Go Now Chase Me - A Sage McGuire Romance by March 28, 2017 $1.99 21840 words Sample 20%
Quirky, Private Investigator, Sage McGuire, solves missing person cases. Sergeant Carter Morgan of the Portland Police Department solves violet crimes.
Rendezvous with Rogue 719 by Kaitlyn O'Connor Rendezvous with Rogue 719 by March 28, 2017 $4.99 43953 words Sample 20%
The five man crew of the Interplanetary Expedition One had been sent out of the longest, most ambitious mission ever conceived--but no one had expected them to find something that would change the course of human history.
Dominion Trust Series - Vol.1 by Trent Evans Dominion Trust Series - Vol.1 by March 28, 2017 $11.99 280670 words Sample 20%
Does power always corrupt? Does privilege always jade? What happens when those who have everything find that the one thing that can't be bought... is the only thing that really matters? A shadowy organization of wealth, lust, and power. A world where the darkest pleasures can be realized. And for the women who are its property, it's a place to experience the very depths of complete submission...
Old Flames by E. R. Yatscoff Old Flames by March 28, 2017 $5.50 109804 words Sample 20%
Fire Captain Gerry Ormond is launched to national prominence and receives the prestigious Governor General’s Medal of Valor. He visits his hometown after a twenty year absence and unwittingly unleashes a killer--a vengeful arsonist with ties to an old murder and theft of a treasure by a teenage fraternity.
Her Russian Knight (Brie's Submission, #13) by Red Phoenix Her Russian Knight (Brie's Submission, #13) by March 28, 2017 $3.99 58129 words Sample 10%
Warning: There will be tears…but Rytsar would demand no less. Rytsar Durov is a sadist—and he’s upset. The Russian Dom is a force unto himself, and he intends to take care of the threat once and for all. No one touches radost moya. NO ONE! Nothing fazes this sexy Russian Dom, but how will he cope when he finds out the tragedy that’s befallen his comrade—the only man he calls Brother?
Survival of the Fairest by Jody Wallace Survival of the Fairest by March 28, 2017 $2.99 107152 words Sample 20%
Talista’s a fairy princess, and she’s not supposed to be in humanspace. She’s not supposed to go AWOL in Vegas. She’s certainly not supposed to hook up with sexy human stage magician, Jake Story. And most of all she’s not supposed to destroy the very fabric that divides the Realm and humanspace, but nobody ever said Talista was a GOOD fairy…
The Lady & Her Cowboy: Four Historical Romance Novellas by Vanessa Carvo The Lady & Her Cowboy: Four Historical Romance Novellas by March 28, 2017 $3.99 38976 words Sample 20%
Five Harrington Sisters Along The Oregon Trail PLUS The Roman Woman’s New Dishes PLUS Rejected By The English Lord, But Welcomed By The Rancher PLUS Message In A Bottle - A poor and lonely Victorian woman eking out her living in Brighton by making seashell jewelry, finds a message in a bottle on the beach and vows to find the man who wrote it. See complete synopses.
The Heart by RJ Scott The Heart by March 28, 2017 $3.49 57882 words Sample 20%
The team captain and the rookie firefighter never meant to fall in love; but they’ll fight tooth and nail to protect what they have.
Stealing Beauty by Jessica Collins Stealing Beauty by March 28, 2017 $5.99 99462 words Sample 20%
This time, it’s the Beast who’s going to attempt to tame the Beauty. The only thing he can’t protect her from… is himself.
The Wildflower Girls by Mullen Dale The Wildflower Girls by March 28, 2017 $2.99 75665 words Sample 15%
Cover a Chrysanthemum in dirt, and she’ll become a wildflower.
Garden of Snakes by Keary Taylor Garden of Snakes by March 28, 2017 $3.99 54791 words
There will be no forgiveness for what has been done... Elle and Lexington's story continues in Garden of Snakes.
Wolf (A Hell's Lovers MC Romance) by Crimson Syn Wolf (A Hell's Lovers MC Romance) by March 28, 2017 $2.99 22255 words Sample 20%
Scarlett Chase is every man’s wet dream, but it turns out she's forbidden. One kiss, one sinful touch, will strip Wolf of everything he's worked for. Yet he wants her, he needs her, and he'll break any rule to get a taste of her. Wolf Stone has become Scarlett's obsession. He entices every cell in her body. But he won't budge, and now it's up to her to entice his sleeping wolf.
Enemy Within (Executive Office #3) by Tal Bauer Enemy Within (Executive Office #3) by March 28, 2017 $6.99 179293 words Sample 5%
The White House, infiltrated. The president and his first gentleman running for their lives. A traitorous general, intent on burning the world to the ground. When everything falls apart, who do you trust?
Redshift by A.R. DeClerck Redshift by March 28, 2017 $0.99 86717 words Sample 20%
By USA TODAY Best-Selling Author AR DeClerck REDSHIFT When a mysterious wormhole appears on the edge of a Nevada town, Rand Hazen and his team race to study it. Together with his partner and the love of his life, Rand knows he can be the first physicist to prove that time travel is possible.
Always Mine by AJ Renee Always Mine by March 28, 2017 $0.99 90206 words Sample 20%
Book two of the St. Fleur series follows Lindsey and Marc's love story as they discover their shared past. When Lindsey wished for a more exciting love life, she did not mean a complicated love triangle or being caught in the crosshairs of an obsessed admirer. Can they overcome the obstacles keeping them apart, or will their love story end before it's even begun?
Altercation by Mignon Mykel Altercation by March 28, 2017 $3.99 97365 words Sample 10%
Sometimes the fight proves your worth... But sometimes, it's the fight that takes you out of the game. This DUET can be read as a standalone from the Prescott Family series. However, please note that this is book one in a duet. Book two, Holding, will be releasing March 28, concluding the duet.
Tea for Two by Kailee Reese Samuels Tea for Two by March 28, 2017 $3.99 71295 words Sample 10%
Kaci Hope + Sal Raniero + Bertie Jameson Three hearts. Three souls. Three ways. Sal's spent months learning to keep clients happy to line his wallet. When an unlikely friendship spins his world upside down, Sal ends up discovering the girl of his dreams. Not every trinity is holy. The SOS Series Book 2 - Tea for Two - is intended for a mature audience. Series book ~200 pages.
Revenge Kisses by Addison Moore Revenge Kisses by March 28, 2017 $3.99 59523 words Sample 20%
Nothing feels better than REVENGE. When Knox and I catch our respective plus ones making out, all hell breaks loose. So we do the only thing we can—date one another to drive our exes to the brink. What better way to avoid a rebound than to take control and take each other for the summer? No rules. No holds barred. Everything goes.
The Last Kiss by Verna Clay The Last Kiss by March 28, 2017 $3.99 39699 words Sample 15%
Rodeo star, Harris Brightman, is recovering from an injury he suffered after being thrown and trampled by Devil-for-Hire. His physical injuries however, are no match for the emotional ones caused by reporter Lucinda Bergamot, the woman he was falling for. Her betrayal in revealing tabloid worthy secrets about his life isn't something he can forgive. But then she shows up in his town.
Hold Me Down by Sara Taylor Woods Hold Me Down by March 28, 2017 $2.99 103474 words Sample 20%
Not all control is created equal, and sometimes submitting is the most empowering thing in the world.
Galactic Outlaws Book Three: The Outlaw's Savior by Susan Kelley Galactic Outlaws Book Three: The Outlaw's Savior by March 28, 2017 $5.49 69857 words Sample 20%
A dark paladin walks in shadows, venting his wrath onto the deserving, until she pulls him into the light.
How Long is Forever by Jude Scott How Long is Forever by March 28, 2017 $6.49 87641 words Sample 20%
How Long is Forever is  an unusual mixture of romance, almost historical (as it is set in 1950 and 1971 rural Australia) and almost speculative fiction as reincarnation and time travel are involved.
Down on Her Luck by Carmen DeSousa Down on Her Luck by March 28, 2017 $0.99 48225 words Sample 20%
Instead of ending up homeless in New York City, struggling actress Alaina Ackerman accepts her mother’s holiday invitation. To Alaina’s surprise, that old harpy some call fate not only tosses an abandoned puppy into her lap, but also practically embeds Markus Klein into her life, a man she’s spent the last twenty years trying to forget after the night they crossed the “just friends” line.
Eternally Bound (The Alliance, Book 1) by Brenda K. Davies Eternally Bound (The Alliance, Book 1) by March 28, 2017 $2.99 101380 words Sample 20%
Anything Ronan once found pleasure in has faded away to be replaced with his ever-constant battle not to give in to the more savage side of his vampire nature. As a born hunter, Kadence has been sheltered from the world. When the two come together, everything they thought they knew changes. The Alliance is a spin off of the Vampire Awakenings Series. It can be read without reading Awakenings. 18+
Hidden Desire by Crystal Dawn Hidden Desire by March 27, 2017 $0.99 20447 words Sample 20%
Her hopes… Sharon’s heart was beating like crazy. She’d just gotten the go ahead and her dream fantasy was set up for her. Could she go through with it while she still ached for Ven? Her logical mind was questioning the choice she’d made but her natural stubbornness didn’t want to admit she’d been wrong. If that was the case, she’d hurt Ven for no reason at all.
M.A.R.R.I.E.D. (A S.I.N.G.L.E. Novella) by Lindsay Marie Miller M.A.R.R.I.E.D. (A S.I.N.G.L.E. Novella) by March 27, 2017 $1.99 39584 words Sample 10%
In rainy Seattle, Washington, Graham Kelly has won the heart of independent minded Jessica Jacobs. Wedding bells are near, yet nothing will stop Jessie’s overbearing mother from throwing a wrench into the plans.
S.I.N.G.L.E. (Still In Need of a Good Loving Equivalent) by Lindsay Marie Miller S.I.N.G.L.E. (Still In Need of a Good Loving Equivalent) by March 27, 2017 $2.99 120517 words Sample 10%
Jessica Jacobs is a twenty-two-year-old finance major at the University of Washington, whose brief encounters with blind dating have left her a single, cynical woman. When her best friend, Sara, gets dumped by the love of her life on Valentine's Day, Jessie proposes a pact boycotting all men for the rest of the semester.
Real World by Amy Jo Cousins Real World by March 27, 2017 $2.99 45731 words Sample 15%
Five years into the best relationship of his life, Tom Worthington is keeping secrets again. Reese Anders will try anything to get his boyfriend to talk: if he can’t seduce Tom with food, he’ll get him to open up in bed. But even Tom’s confession that his dad is getting out of prison soon doesn’t clear the air. And as the holidays approach, Reese is keeping secrets of his own, risking everything.
Billionaires, Mobsters, Devils...Love & Evil In Palm Beach by PamelaSouthwoodBooks Billionaires, Mobsters, Devils...Love & Evil In Palm Beach by March 27, 2017 Free! 93375 words Sample 20%
Find Rich Men, True Love, And Keep Your Soul? Meet The Hot Billionaires Of Palm Beach! After a few dating misadventures, a Palm Beach heiress encounters a devilish British tycoon and his mysterious country club cronies. Will she ever find unconditional love? Steamy romance, a hint of the supernatural, and unforgettable true to life characters. A fun, twisted, suspenseful adventure on every page!
Level Hands by Amy Jo Cousins Level Hands by March 27, 2017 $3.99 104394 words Sample 10%
Rafael Castro is far out of his element at Carlisle College, the elite school Denny Winslow's family helped him attend with a rowing scholarship. Rafi plans on steering clear of Denny to avoid rumors of favoritism, but his good intentions evaporate in the fire of renewed attraction. When a family crisis hits, Rafi and Denny have to pull hard to keep their relationship from capsizing.
The Girl Next Door by Amy Jo Cousins The Girl Next Door by March 27, 2017 $3.99 85982 words Sample 10%
Cash Carmichael has a runaway gay teen on his doorstep and only one person he wants to call for backup: Stephany Tyler. Ex-friends with benefits in college, Cash and Steph dive right back into a steamy connection, despite Steph holding back emotionally from fear of getting burned again. But if Cash can convince Steph to get her heart in the game, there's a chance they can both win.
Nothing Like Paris by Amy Jo Cousins Nothing Like Paris by March 27, 2017 $3.99 86373 words Sample 10%
Jack Tarkington's life is in the toilet. He's facing expulsion from college and coming back to the small Iowa town he thought he'd escaped is humbling. When he runs into Miguel, Jack braces for backlash over the way he lorded it over his old flame. Instead, Miguel offers him friendship—and a job. But when Jack gets a second chance at college, he'll have to choose between his dreams and love.
Shannon's Revenge by D.B. Woodling Shannon's Revenge by March 27, 2017 $4.88 68236 words Sample 20%
George Armstrong Custer believes the only good Indian is a dead one. The only thing he detests more than a Sioux warrior is a deserter. When his conviction affects someone Shannon loves, Custer’s planned slaughter of those he labels ‘savages’ is nothing compared to the revenge she has in store.
Forced Sex With Daddy by Lily Weidner Forced Sex With Daddy by March 27, 2017 $2.99 4422 words Sample 20%
When mommy left, it was just Daddy and me. I hated my mother for leaving me with him, as I knew my father couldn’t deny his disgusting depraved impulses for taboo sex. Now Daddy intends to teach me a lesson in gratitude and respect, and I don’t dare say no. I don’t have a choice, but how do I tell Daddy it’s my first time? Would he even believe it? Or will my father take me hard and unprotected?
Masked by Jennifer Leeland Masked by March 27, 2017 $1.99 14417 words Sample 20%
Catherine is hiding more than her face behind her mask and submission. Justin is determined to know all of her. It's his Dominance she needs. The question is can she be brave enough to remove the barriers between herself and the Dominant who can love her?
Dickie the Dolphin by Betty Beckett Dickie the Dolphin by March 27, 2017 $3.99 11751 words Sample 13%
Things really take a taboo turn in the small town of Bugtussle! When arrogant and stuck up Bianca reports on the latest addition to Bugtussle’s zoo, the horny men around her can’t wait to humiliate her—in the most degrading way possible. This desperate mother finds herself willing to do anything for her son to keep the video from surfacing—even if she must submit to his kinky and sadistic desires!
Plenty of Fish by Josh Lanyon Plenty of Fish by March 27, 2017 $2.99 14679 words Sample 20%
Sure, maybe Blair *is* too romantic—but wasn’t Finn the one who always said there were plenty of fish in the sea?
Wolf of Manhattan by Gray Dixon Wolf of Manhattan by March 27, 2017 $2.99 36117 words Sample 15%
She's his boss by day...He's her Dom by night. One Friday night an opportunity arises and she can’t say no to his offer to awaken her deepest desires, and show her pleasures only imagined.
Swan Dive by Roxanne Hunter Swan Dive by March 27, 2017 $0.99 68079 words Sample 10%
Molly Babbitt is back, enjoying the good life with her Times reporter husband when Sam Harland takes a dive from an 18th floor of the Swan Building, right above the Azalea Woods Estates sales office where Molly's good friend, Candy Barry, works as a secretary. Always happy to see an old friend, and hoping to get the inside details of the suicide, Molly invites Candy to lunch.
Rise of the Elementals Volume One: Wind by M. J. Roberts Rise of the Elementals Volume One: Wind by March 27, 2017 $2.99 92487 words Sample 20%
In the Kingdom of Theron, Stephen soon discovers that he is an elemental and one of the most powerful in the land. When he inherits a dukedom, can he manage his royal role and still maintain his secret?
Sharon and the Beast by Marianne Dora Rose Sharon and the Beast by March 27, 2017 $2.99 22440 words Sample 15%
Sharon and the Beast - A clean, sensitive, inspirational, mystery romance, about two kindred spirits, one in torment, and the other searching for true inner beauty.
Off Campus by Amy Jo Cousins Off Campus by March 27, 2017 $3.99 111401 words Sample 10%
Tom Worthington believes finishing college is impossible unless he can pay his own way. After months sleeping in his car and gypsy-cabbing for cash, he's ready to do just that, but his new student housing comes with an unapologetically gay roommate who'll drag every twink on campus into his bed until Tom moves out. And boundaries have a way of blurring when you start sharing truths...
Guided Heart: New York City by P.J. Nevada Guided Heart: New York City by March 27, 2017 $3.49 36474 words Sample 10%
High tech geek Andrew takes a personal tour of New York City with guide Sawyer. The pair are at odds until they get eyes for each other. With NYC as backdrop, Sawyer is charmed by Andrew, despite their early battling. Sexual tensions rise in their roller coaster relationship, bringing them face to face with their desire for true love, trying to balance their dissimilar lives.
Wyoming Wild by Ellie Lynn Wyoming Wild by March 27, 2017 $1.99 17934 words Sample 20%
After Cora's husband abandons her and their infant child in the wilds of Wyoming, she wonders if she'll be able to cope, much less ever find love again.
Es por ti by Diana Scott Es por ti by March 27, 2017 $2.99 38175 words Sample 20%
El romance, el suspenso y la acción continúan Nicolás Bellpuig guapo de infarto y millonario europeo lo tiene todo. Las mujeres son incapaces de resistirse a su cuerpo atlético y su sonrisa desenfadada sin embargo el sólo quiere a una, a Susy.
Forever Breathless (A Killer Among Us Thriller, Book 4) by Shirley Spain Forever Breathless (A Killer Among Us Thriller, Book 4) by March 27, 2017 $2.99 77680 words Sample 20%
The “Reunion Killer” strikes every five years and is on the hunt. His victim will be an attractive single woman in her early to mid fifties with long auburn hair and work at a job dealing with the public. Zoelle Spencer, a water fitness instructor, is divorced and looking for love. The Reunion Killer has set his sights on her. Will Zoelle find true love or become Forever Breathless?