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Un uomo di ghiaccio by Natalia Stone Un uomo di ghiaccio by May 22, 2018 $2.99 34,190 words
Primo romanzo della serie "Un uomo di..." dell'autrice Natalia Stone. Romanzo rosa.
Freedom by Mary E Thompson Freedom by May 22, 2018 $4.99 66,270 words Sample 10%
There are a lot of things that define Archer Ford, but calm isn’t one of them. Lily doesn’t know who to call when her best friend disappears. Reluctantly, Archer lets Lily help him search for his brother. He knows he needs help, but the curvy woman who clearly has a thing going on with his brother is the last person he wants on his side, and the only one he wants in his bed.
A Very MC Picnic by Sam Crescent A Very MC Picnic by May 22, 2018 $3.99 31,920 words Sample 10%
In a one-off special, six of Sam Crescent’s MCs come together in a family picnic that would be normal if it were for anyone else, but for The Skulls, Chaos Bleeds, Trojans MC, Dirty Fuckers MC, and Saints and Sinners MC, it is anything but. By invitation only, the Billionaire Bikers MC wish for you to join them at a set location, to bring your family, your children, to enjoy a day of fun...
Queen Wolf by Erin M. Leaf Queen Wolf by May 22, 2018 $4.99 55,500 words Sample 10%
Avery is resigned to solitude. She can’t shift, she’s overweight, and her ex cheated on her, but when Alpha Fletcher and his best friend, Mitch, return to Boulder Pack after years of traveling, she’s shocked at how much she wants them. Fletcher doesn’t expect to meet his mate within moments of coming home, but he and Mitch are nothing if not adaptable.
A Low Blue Flame by A.J. Downey A Low Blue Flame by May 22, 2018 $3.99 79,430 words Sample 10%
Lillian Banks just got burned in one of the most humiliating ways possible. Backdraft knows what it’s like to get burned and not just by fire. His ex, Torri, did quite the number on him, too. Out of the ashes, an unlikely friendship is formed. Backdraft and Lilli could find themselves rising if only they can get past their hurts and give things a chance. Will the past come back to haunt them?
Her Frog Prince (Once Upon A Romance, Book 13) by Laurie LeClair Her Frog Prince (Once Upon A Romance, Book 13) by May 22, 2018 $3.99 53,520 words Sample 20%
He’s a prince. She grew up on the wrong side of the tracks. They’re polar opposites. So what could possibly go wrong when the best man asks the maid of honor in their best friends’ wedding party to agree to a fake romance to ward off meddling matchmakers? Start reading this romantic comedy, modern day twist on the classic fairy tale The Frog Prince filled with heart and humor now…
Phoenix Rising by Bianca D'Arc Phoenix Rising by May 22, 2018 $2.99 25,910 words Sample 15%
Lance is inexplicably drawn to the sun and doesn’t understand why. Tina is a witch who remembers him from their high school days. She’d had a crush on the quiet boy who had an air of magic about him. Reunited by Fate, she wonders if she could be the one to ground him and make him want to stay even after the fire within him claims his soul...if only their love can be strong enough.
The Healer (Rise of the Pride, Book 7) by Theresa Hissong The Healer (Rise of the Pride, Book 7) by May 22, 2018 $0.99 16,900 words
The Healer Rise of the Pride, Book 7 Harold Blackwell, the pride’s healer, never imagined he’d be working to save the enemy. He took an oath the day he graduated from human medical school; to learn how to care for the sick and injured, but he never planned on saving a wolf.
Holding On by Jill Sanders Holding On by May 22, 2018 $3.99 33,280 words Sample 20%
Trey McGowan is no stranger to the inside of a jail cell, but this time it really wasn’t his fault. Well… maybe a little. What’s worse is the gorgeous hottie he was defending didn’t even notice. But make no mistake, the jerk she was with, really had it coming. Now, she has the nerve to show up here… in his office… looking for work! And not just for her! She wants him to hire the a-hole who was pus
H.A.L.O. Undone by Jillian Neal H.A.L.O. Undone by May 22, 2018 $4.99 110,640 words
I’ve been head over army boots in love with Hannah Hagen since I first stepped into her father’s house six years ago. Did I mention her father’s a general? Yeah, that’s only one of the reasons I need to stay away from Hannah. She got me to Vegas under the pretenses of some bachelor auction that doesn’t go quite as she’d planned. What harm could come from spending a week hidden away in Sin City?
Breaking Family Rules by Rachel Lace Breaking Family Rules by May 21, 2018 $2.99 61,230 words Sample 20%
Amy has been sleeping with Missy, but quickly moves on to Missy's mother. The consequences of that transition echo through all the characters resulting in confusion, sorrow, vengeance and betrayal. This erotic drama follows the characters from "Breaking 9 Commandments" as a stand alone sequel. When innocence is lost how far down is the bottom. To protect her parents, must Missy betray her lover?
Haunted: Chapter 1 by R. Kitt Haunted: Chapter 1 by May 21, 2018 Free! 4,200 words Read a sample
Urban legends, they are meant to scare the children, to make a great, cryptic story for around the campfire, but what if they’re real? Meet Blitz: a girl with a dark past, a girl with a story to tell. Meet Hayden: a guy with his own dark past, a guy in a band, a guy who gets twisted up with Blitz... in more ways than one!
Rocky Mountain Romance by Faith Mcghee Rocky Mountain Romance by May 21, 2018 $0.99 31,970 words Sample 20%
This is the break that Cynthia has been waiting her whole life for. It's her first real shot at fame. A chance to break out of the small club scene takes her career to the next level. That's why her producer, one of the most prestigious on the New York music scene, has invited her to his Western ranch. Everything seems right in her life. But...
Enchant by Micalea Smeltzer Enchant by May 21, 2018 $2.99 79,700 words
Mara Pryce never imagined that her life was anything but normal and then a strange gray-eyed young man appears at her graduation. When he vanishes without a trace, she’s convinced he’s a figment of her imagination. Then he appears again and shatters her whole world.
The Night by Liah Wilder The Night by May 21, 2018 $0.99 9,650 words Sample 20%
Autumn wants to be left alone. Marcus knows he can get everything he wants. Now Marcus wants Autumn. THE NIGHT is a short story in the Royal Wedding hot contemporary romance series. If you enjoy a good scandal, sexy characters and hard to resist situations, you'll love the new series by Liah Wilder. Pick up THE NIGHT now to start this new exciting series!
Jeremy & Jacob Book 3 by L. Ann Marie Jeremy & Jacob Book 3 by May 21, 2018 $2.99 90,000 words Sample 20%
A vision throws Jeremy into his biggest tantrum yet. How is he going to fix this one? No one will pull shields to let him talk. He finds a way to communicate but will it be enough? Getting away from Jeremy has Aubrey showing her Badass. She’s got Blackhawk skillz but needs some confidence to keep her men. The old ladies step in and the Brothers’ control starts to slip.
Having Mom For Breakfast by Ray K. White Having Mom For Breakfast by May 21, 2018 $0.99 2,010 words Sample 20%
“John, you’re up.” Mom said when she saw me standing there, staring at her, “What?” “Well, you’re kind of… naked, you know?” “It was just too hot, and I didn’t feel like wearing too much clothes.” she explained and then giggled. “Oh, don’t tell me you feel uncomfortable? I’m your mother. It’s not a big deal.”
Aiyana Book 2 by L. Ann Marie Aiyana Book 2 by May 21, 2018 $2.99 112,790 words Sample 20%
Aiyana our real life Indian princess is smart, funny, and makes those all too human mistakes in her new life and love. Her passion and a growing self-confidence shows her princess attitude. Shedding ancient beliefs and a life of service is hard. Especially when it puts a price on her head. It takes more than a village to teach her about life away from the tribe.
Cloven's Only Wish (The Dragon Warlords, Book 3) by Megan Michaels Cloven's Only Wish (The Dragon Warlords, Book 3) by May 21, 2018 $5.99 51,670 words Sample 20%
The dragons made them warlords; the gods made them lovers. Though Wish was independent, fiery, and beautiful, she was also a sexually submissive woman. For Cloven, there was only one thing that mattered to him -- that he make her his, in every way. To the most powerful warlord, he would only ever be one thing to her -- Master.
Country's Cowboy by Robyn Kaech Country's Cowboy by May 21, 2018 $2.99 93,320 words Sample 15%
Country singing sensation Frankie Lane's life falls apart when her marriage collapses under the public eye. Along the way to nowhere she ends up somewhere in Idaho, into the arms of a tall, rugged someone who is about to change her life forever.
South Wind by Cedric Daurio South Wind by May 21, 2018 $3.99 151,150 words Sample 10%
Fallen Idols consists of two works by the author that share the same genre, most of the central characters and, ultimately, the central objective of the action, the search for treasures of great material and cultural value. Both are novels of romantic suspense, and although they are obviously narrative creations are based in the rich historical humus of our continent.
Viento Sur by Cedric Daurio Viento Sur by May 21, 2018 $3.99 148,820 words Sample 10%
Viento Sur está formada por dos obras del autor que comparten el mismo género, la mayoría de los personajes centrales y, en definitiva, el objetivo central del accionar de los mismos, la búsqueda de tesoros de gran valor material y cultural. Ambas son novelas de suspenso romántico, y aunque son obviamente creaciones narrativas se asientan en el rico humus histórico de América Latina.
Adonis by Amanda Mann Adonis by May 21, 2018 $2.99 6,190 words Sample 20%
Once wasn't enough with him. Neither was twice. He wasn't even my type, so why did I want him so badly? But that's the situation I'd found myself in... There has to be a way to make this work. There has to be a way to find our happy ending!
This Moment by Robyn Kaech This Moment by May 21, 2018 $3.99 66,550 words Sample 15%
Emma has chosen a dude ranch for the setting of her next writing project. The last thing Emma expects to find at a dude ranch in mountainous northern Idaho is the man who will remind her that hearts are meant to love.
The Haunting of Sally Judd by Violetta Antcliff The Haunting of Sally Judd by May 21, 2018 $3.99 10,880 words Sample 20%
Sally doesn’t believe in ghosts until she moves into Number 6 Agnes Street.
All In Good Time - Book Six of The Thistle & Hive Series by Jennae Vale All In Good Time - Book Six of The Thistle & Hive Series by May 21, 2018 $3.99 66,270 words Sample 20%
Sara Barrett hasn’t been able to stop thinking about the handsome Highlander who strode into her life from sixteenth-century Scotland, but can she convince Edna Campell to send her back in time to find him?
Give a Girl a Warlock by Vivi Andrews Give a Girl a Warlock by May 21, 2018 $3.99 68,650 words Sample 20%
When Karma, founder of the Karmic Consultants paranormal problem solving firm, confronts the unscrupulous warlock responsible for a series of pranks endangering her people, the last thing she expects is that the terms of their cease-fire will include saving the bastard’s life. Or risking her own heart.
The Oracle Who Loved Me by Vivi Andrews The Oracle Who Loved Me by May 21, 2018 $0.99 26,750 words Sample 20%
Psychic finder Ciara's "gift" only works when she's buck naked - which is problematic when her new FBI handler is insisting on a much more hands on approach.
Demon Hunting For Beginners by Vivi Andrews Demon Hunting For Beginners by May 21, 2018 $3.99 68,220 words Sample 20%
One wedding planner on a mission. One mischief demon determined to stop her. And the sexy exorcist assigned to protect her at any cost. Weddings can be hell.
Never Been Cursed by Vivi Andrews Never Been Cursed by May 21, 2018 $3.99 79,600 words Sample 20%
Scientist Mia doesn't believe in magic - but when a supposedly magical family heirloom goes missing desperate times call for desperate measures, and nothing is more desperate to this fact nerd than the sexy psychic surfer dude Chase. She's skeptic from the start, but if these two can manage to work together, they might find much more than they bargained for.
A Little Night Magic by Vivi Andrews A Little Night Magic by May 21, 2018 $0.99 18,210 words Sample 20%
The second psychic Ronna touches Matt she knows he's meant to be the love of her life - but only if they both survive the night...
With Love: First in Series Boxed Set by Mary E Thompson With Love: First in Series Boxed Set by May 21, 2018 $2.99 252,780 words
Fall in love with Mary E. Thompson's series! Readers are hooked on these books, now in one boxed set. Includes four full length books. Love The Wine You're With - book one in the Raise A Glass series Wait For It - book one in the Better In Bed series Playing By The Rules - book one in the Paradise Park series Chubby & Charming - book one in the Big & Beautiful series From me to you, With Love
It Happened One Haunting by Vivi Andrews It Happened One Haunting by May 21, 2018 $3.99 73,910 words Sample 20%
Badass ghost exterminator Jo isn't the country club type, but when uptight hotel magnate Wyatt Haines needs her to de-haunt his new Victorian Inn, their two worlds collide - and nothing burns hotter than the friction when opposites attract.
Model Behavior (Watchdogs, Inc., Book 3) by Mia Dymond Model Behavior (Watchdogs, Inc., Book 3) by May 21, 2018 $2.99 43,920 words Sample 20%
Designer Trista Anderson operates in a world of wealth and privilege, a circle in which she felt comfortable until recently. Cpt. Diesel Clark is a no-drama kinda guy who leads a disciplined lifestyle until Trista is temporarily thrown into his path--a circumstance he struggles to embrace. Except when he learns the truth behind her arrival, he must act quickly before temporary becomes permanent.
Love in the Time of Poltergeists by Vivi Andrews Love in the Time of Poltergeists by May 21, 2018 $0.99 21,620 words Sample 20%
Lucy sees dead people - which is fine and all, but lately she's been plagued by horny spirits intent on acting out their unrequited sexual fantasies—and it looks like she’s stuck with them until she can work through some unrequited fantasies of her own. Enter Jake Cox. Private investigator on the trail of a (dead) mafia accountant. Could the sexy PI be the answer to her prayers?
An Unexpected Gift by Adam Zorzi An Unexpected Gift by May 21, 2018 $0.99 5,420 words Sample 20%
She's not your grandmother's matchmaker Despairing of finding love in a city of workaholics, New York paralegal and aspiring fashion designer Delphinia reluctantly surrenders her love life to the family matchmaker a year after she breaks up with her ideal man. Armed with an MBA, website, and smartphone app, the matchmaker offers Delphinia three hand-selected candidates.
This is a story about a middle-aged man who has fallen into a loveless situation with his wife. She still loves him and he can tell, and it tears him apart that he can’t help but drift further away from her. As the days pass by, her frustrations about his behaviour turn her into a bitter person, and soon after that, their home develops cracks. She makes an effort to fix their marriage but he insis
Lovey-Dovey Love Making with my Cold Little Sister by K. March Lovey-Dovey Love Making with my Cold Little Sister by May 21, 2018 $2.99 6,290 words Sample 20%
Esther locked away her feelings for her big brother a long time ago, but on the night of her birthday, she revealed a side of her that he would have never imagined. The cold, chilly façade melts away at the face of steamy, passionate romance between these two star-crossed siblings!
What It Seems by Sydney Blackburn What It Seems by May 21, 2018 $2.99 20,180 words Sample 20%
Michael soon discovers he isn’t as straight as he thought he was, and Darcy likes kissing him a little too much for someone certain he never would. Those are a lot of changes to accept, but they just might be worth it.
First Sight by Jordan Taylor First Sight by May 21, 2018 $4.99 54,380 words Sample 20%
Despite misgivings, newlyweds Noah and Archer set out for a dream honeymoon in Amsterdam with a shoestring budget and negligible travel experience between them. All goes well until they leave home.
A Cook's Tale by J. Alan Veerkamp A Cook's Tale by May 21, 2018 $4.99 57,030 words Sample 20%
Left broken and homeless after a breakup, Erron Murfin jumped at the chance to become the Santa Claus's new cook working under Gamin, the man who helped raise him until he disappeared well over a decade ago. Bitter over his last lover, Erron attempts to rebuild himself as Gamin's secrets bubble out and Erron finds himself with a mystery he needs to solve. Because Gamin has become something more.
Scarred Monster by Winter Sloane Scarred Monster by May 21, 2018 $3.99 19,210 words Sample 10%
Liliana: The last time I saw Caleb, I was eighteen and he went off to join the army. We promised to see each other again but things change. Ten years later, I’m stuck in an arranged engagement with a cheating bastard. One text message and I drop it all for him. I’ll risk it all for Caleb, even if it costs me everything. Caleb: Without my gun and uniform, all I am is a scarred monster.
Fourteen Summers by Quinn Anderson Fourteen Summers by May 21, 2018 $4.99 76,920 words Sample 15%
Identical twins Aiden and Max Kingsman have been a matched set their whole lives. When they were children, Aiden was happy to follow his extroverted brother’s lead, but now that they’re in college, being “my brother, Aiden” is starting to get old. He’s itching to discover who he is outside of his “twin” identity.
Dangerous by Tory Richards Dangerous by May 21, 2018 $5.99 104,280 words Sample 20%
Nomad Outlaws Trilogy Book 2 Jace is a nomad. An outlaw biker who likes to work alone. Fierce. Dangerous. A killer when he needs to be. He calls no place home, and no woman owns his heart. Until her. Luna. No cliffhangers! (Jace was first introduced in His Possession. He also appeared in Ruthless)
Wash Out by L.A. Witt Wash Out by May 21, 2018 $5.99 67,250 words Sample 15%
Logan likes his job, and he really likes the gorgeous man at the next desk. Casey tries not to check Logan out, but who is he kidding? From the start, despite their best efforts, neither man can resist the other. Sizzling chemistry leads to sex so hot they can both almost forget why they’re stuck in this office to begin with.
Tread by Rosi Phillips Tread by May 20, 2018 Free! 73,390 words Read a sample
Rai isn’t looking for love. A hookup with a hot Irishman? Absolutely! What she finds, though, is a Finnish techie with a penchant for cognac and curly-haired Arab girls. Leo isn’t what Rai wanted—not even close—but he is what she needs. Rai might try to write Leo off as a summer fling but her heart knows he’s forever.
Claimed: A Nectar for the Gods Short Story by Sophie Kisker Claimed: A Nectar for the Gods Short Story by May 20, 2018 Free! 20,860 words
Siridin is reeling from the death of his brother and banishment from the planet he's always called home. Keelie was pulled through a rift in space to satisfy the addiction of Anterrins to human women. When they meet, each sees the other as the source of their troubles, and the dominant ship's captain refuses to believe the nectar slave's stories of whispers in the night. Menage, HEA, spanking.
The Shifter Romance Novella Collection by Becca Fanning The Shifter Romance Novella Collection by May 20, 2018 $24.99 642,670 words Sample 5%
This massive collection features fifty-five novellas by USA Today Bestselling Author Becca Fanning. These bears look for love in all sorts of situations, and you're bound to find more than a few to fall in love with. These stories are packed with action, intrigue and great chemistry!
The Bells Below by Suzy Stewart Dubot The Bells Below by May 20, 2018 $2.99 14,160 words Sample 15%
England 1815 Circumstances are such that Lady Minton needs a housekeeper for Minton Mansion and Eleanor Hadley needs a job — one which provides board and lodgings. Eleanor finds she has exchanged church bells for service bells in an aristocratic mansion. Her future looks bleak until a chance meeting in a lending library sparks an ember of hope. Dare a spinster dream?
Immigrant: Captured Moon by TJ phull Immigrant: Captured Moon by May 20, 2018 $2.99 44,000 words Sample 20%
Following her heart's desire, Diana rushes to her lover's side. Once there she encounters a twist of fate consisting of lust and Pride. Diana tries to find an escape; before any signs of an enviable demise.