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Married Lesbian Encounters: Compilation #1 by Lady Devreux Married Lesbian Encounters: Compilation #1 by Sep. 21, 2018 $12.95 61,410 words Sample 4%
These women are straight- and they are married- but when life falls into place in just the right way, they find sexual satisfaction with another woman. Only a wife knows what a wife really needs, after all! Each story features different women, and different situations! Offered for less than the individual prices! FOR ADULTS ONLY < 18+
Denver Diesel Dyking! by Lady Devreux Denver Diesel Dyking! by Sep. 21, 2018 $2.99 14,360 words Sample 16%
Claire is broke down and lost on the Colorado plains. She runs into a group of skinheads who seem bent on doing her harm- until a trucker named Janey shows up in just the nick of time. When she shares a seecret with Janey, only the jackrabbits can ever know what happened between these women!
Deliverance by Christine Pather Deliverance by Sep. 21, 2018 $4.99 45,500 words Sample 10%
In the city that never sleeps. . . Skylar, Kylar and Cameron are the youngest of the elite Harris family but their wealth and status come at a high price. The siblings have long borne the brunt of the 'lessons' their father had deemed them worthy of learning. It's because of this that they each carry unique scars given to them by their life's experiences.
Submission (BDSM Romantic Suspense) by Kit Kyndall Submission (BDSM Romantic Suspense) by Sep. 21, 2018 $3.99 47,320 words Sample 10%
Sable, who is definitely not submissive, turns to Julian, a Dom, when her sub sister goes missing. They're completely opposite, but as they search for her sister, neither can resist their attraction. What kind of future can there be when they both want such disparate things, but how can they walk away from the feelings growing between them if and when they find Sabrina?
Rise of the Witch by Rebecca Ethington Rise of the Witch by Sep. 21, 2018 $3.99 105,420 words
Phoenix Shifters are rare. They also hold the key to eternal life. No wonder the Dragon King wants my blood. My entire life has been spent in hiding, concealed in a traveling circus under the powerful spell of an old witch. It would be just my luck that a streak of rebellion would land me in the hands of three sexy dragon shifters. I am in so much trouble.
Charleston Carpet Servicing! by Lady Devreux Charleston Carpet Servicing! by Sep. 21, 2018 $2.99 12,360 words Sample 16%
Heather, the definition of a blonde MILF, is married to a West Virginia coal miner whose job is ending. No problem- she will just use her looks to get a cushy office job. Little does she know, her interviewer isn't some man, but a dominant Black woman who loves to put White bitches in their place!
The Arena by October Weeks The Arena by Sep. 21, 2018 $4.99 64,470 words Sample 10%
An ancient grudge. An ancient darkness. A slayer who will stop at nothing to put an end to both. When her good friend Lucia DiGregorio calls her asking for help, slayer Tuck Houston immediately joins the hunt. Once she gets a hint of strigoi power at the scene of a slaughter, she understands exactly why Lucia called her in.
Love Aroused (By the Flames of Revenge) by Richard Nurse & Susan Nurse Love Aroused (By the Flames of Revenge) by
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$3.99 60,650 words Sample 10%
Love Aroused (By the Flames of Revenge) is the story of how two members of the Smithville, NY PD, found their loveless lives suddenly thrust together during the worst crime ever to occur in Smithville. Senior Detective Charlotte (Charlie) Nelson doesn’t hesitate to put herself in the line of fire to assist the mortally wounded Patrolman Dave Johnson, who had taken a three-round burst.
Dream Lover by Nico Jaye Dream Lover by Sep. 21, 2018 $0.99 8,070 words Sample 20%
Even though Brady's job as a top attorney is demanding, Chris has learned to cope with the strains of Brady's schedule over the years. A surprise trip to Napa and a surprise announcement from Brady may give Chris what he never knew he could hope for. Previously available as part of the "Cuddling" anthology published by Dreamspinner Press.
Born Again by Michael Gouda Born Again by Sep. 20, 2018 $2.99 15,490 words Sample 20%
Grant Meadows is in love with Jerome Palmer but there's a problem for Jerome is under the influence of his parents' strict religious sect which prohibits any contact however tenuous with anyone outside the cult. But Jerome is obviously attracted to Grant and shows his willingness to associate with Grant though is afraid of a really close relationship.
High Line by T.A. Chase High Line by Sep. 20, 2018 $5.99 52,240 words Sample 20%
Will giving him the green flag lead to love or heartache? CJ Lamont is at the top of the racing world but his winning record is based on a carefully constructed lie. His world falls apart when his ex-wife reveals the truth. As he hits rock bottom, rescue comes from an unexpected source--Garrett Johnson, Hollywood's hottest leading man.
The Devil's Nightmare by Stephani Hecht The Devil's Nightmare by Sep. 20, 2018 $3.99 26,560 words Sample 10%
Brad isn’t the most conventional of Wardens. He’s a dork in a warrior’s body and has a crush on a vampire. But the vampire, Jonas, wants nothing to do with Brad. Jonas knows Brad is attracted to him, and he returns the feelings. Things are more dangerous than ever for the Wardens. Will Jonas break and give into his attraction? Or is Brad destined for heartbreak?
The Angel and The Captain by Kaitlyn K. The Angel and The Captain by Sep. 20, 2018 $4.99 90,110 words Sample 5%
A funny, romantic explicitly naughty full-length about the Captain, an older man, and Angel, a younger woman. They fall in love and marry and do normal things like edit a best-selling book and run for the United States Senate. A warm and funny story about the tenderest love and the rawest lust.
Vacaciones al amor by Isabel Keats Vacaciones al amor by Sep. 20, 2018 $2.99 59,810 words Sample 20%
A veces, aunque queramos, el amor se niega a irse de vacaciones.
Love under Fire by Cedric Daurio Love under Fire by Sep. 20, 2018 $2.99 12,290 words Sample 10%
This anthology includes three short stories by the author that in spite of taking place in diverse historical times and in very distant regions of the planet, have a common substratum: love stories between people of different ethnic origins in very difficult circumstances, in environments mediated by wars and violence, so they must overcome situations of persecution and danger.
Amor bajo Fuego by Cedric Daurio Amor bajo Fuego by Sep. 20, 2018 $2.99 12,360 words Sample 20%
Esta antología reúne tres cuentos cortos del autor que aunque transcurren en tiempos históricos diversos y en regiones del planeta muy apartadas, tienen un sustrato común: historias de amor entre personas de orígenes étnicos distintos en circunstancias muy difíciles, en medios signados por las guerras y la violencia, y que deben superar coyunturas de persecución y peligro.
Their Mating Illusion by April Zyon Their Mating Illusion by Sep. 20, 2018 $2.99 53,180 words Sample 10%
With a crown on the line and danger pressing ever closer, love is truly the most powerful and pure magic there is. But will it be enough?
The Freshman by Louise Collins The Freshman by Sep. 20, 2018 $4.99 52,360 words Sample 10%
Nate Mathews is a murderer. Alfie doesn’t know the details of his crime, and he doesn’t want to. All he knows is Nate Mathews is evil, and his colleagues at Larkwood prison shudder at his name. But Alfie has caught Nate’s eyes, and they start flirting in the early hours. It’s forbidden, terrifying, but arousing too. One whisper of ‘Freshman’ from Nate, and Alfie’s stomach flutters.
The Soldier and the Siren by Lorelei Moone The Soldier and the Siren by Sep. 20, 2018 $2.99 34,220 words
He's the enemy. Our union is forbidden. That's why I have to have him. Liliwen has all she could wish for, yet her sheltered life as Princess under the Seas leaves her unfulfilled. She goes rogue and travels to the enemy's territory. When she sees him, she knows he's a rare specimen. A soldier with many a battle scar. She ought to flee… but the challenge is on.
Blood Bonds by Lexi C. Foss Blood Bonds by Sep. 20, 2018 $3.99 57,340 words
A night of seduction and pleasure in exchange for vital information -- An arrangement that will require the ultimate sacrifice.
Stately Pleasures by Lucy Felthouse Stately Pleasures by Sep. 20, 2018 $3.99 72,920 words Sample 10%
Alice just landed her dream job. Almost immediately, however, a misunderstanding with her boss results in an ultimatum. Faced with the possibility of losing her job, she reluctantly agrees to the indecent proposal. When the dust settles, Alice comes to the conclusion that playing kinky games with two gorgeous men isn’t such a bad thing. But what happens when she thinks she’s falling for them?
Romantic Nonfiction by Dustin Lewit Romantic Nonfiction by Sep. 19, 2018 $0.99 580 words Sample 20%
A new collection of 4 pieces of flash fiction written by Dustin Schuyler Lewit. Copyright 2018 by Dustin Schuyler Lewit. All rights reserved.
When Jane Got Angry:  A Pride and Prejudice Novella by Victoria Kincaid When Jane Got Angry: A Pride and Prejudice Novella by Sep. 19, 2018 $3.99 30,550 words
The Bingley family is trying to keep Jane Bennet from encountering Mr. Bingley in London, so she takes matters into her own hands. Defying social convention, she engineers a meeting with Bingley, hoping to rekindle their love. But his sister has told him lies about the Bennets—and Mr. Darcy opposes any relationship. Despite resistance, they discover good things can happen when Jane gets angry.
The Book Addict by Karli Perrin The Book Addict by Sep. 19, 2018 Free! 6,920 words Read a sample
My name is Halle Hennessy and I’m a book addict. ***The Book Addict is inspired by actual events. Please note that this is a short story, not a full-length novel. It is intended to be a fast paced, fun and flirty read.***
The Seven Deadly Sins Series by M.E. Clayton The Seven Deadly Sins Series by Sep. 19, 2018 $8.99 347,160 words Sample 20%
The Seven Deadly Sins series is a collective story about six friends who are so intertwined in their love and loyalty for each other, it brought in a brother for a fourth book and a HEA for a fifth book. Avery Ellis, Quinn Erickson, Isabella DeLucci and Kamala Edwards show you just what happens when a girls' night out turns into boys' night out.
Love's Secret Fire by Rena Koontz Love's Secret Fire by Sep. 19, 2018 $4.99 76,650 words Sample 20%
The biggest story of reporter Valerie Daniels’s career could be the one that kills her. Her twin brother is the suspect in a string of arson fires being investigated by an undercover agent who befriends her. Meanwhile, the real arsonist is taunting her with e-mails, luring her into his deadly trap. She'll fight to save the men in her life at the risk of losing her own.
Trapped Like a Rat by Lilith T. Bell Trapped Like a Rat by Sep. 19, 2018 Free! 30,530 words Read a sample
Infiltrating a pirate ship disguised as a boy is easily the most dangerous thing Brigid O'Cullane has ever done. But she has no choice if she ever wants to regain the treasure map that belonged to her dead father. Liam Lynch holds the map now and he may well have had a role to play in her father's death. When the dangerously sensual Liam catches her, he hints at secrets she never dreamed of...
Avoidance by Kristen Granata Avoidance by Sep. 19, 2018 $0.99 74,680 words Sample 20%
In the sequel to Collision, Merritt Adams continues to struggle with her inner demons and spirals out of control. MMA fighter, T.J. Cutler, teaches Merritt that life is full of choices - and that she needs to start making the right ones. It could mean the difference between life and death.
Wicked King Dick by Malachi Stone Wicked King Dick by Sep. 19, 2018 $2.99 94,870 words Sample 15%
First love, recaptured in a chance encounter after decades apart, transforms into deadly burning desire. Here's a nostalgia piece, my personal foray into Jean Shepherd Americana.
Summer Breeze by K.C. Sprayberry Summer Breeze by Sep. 19, 2018 $1.99 14,810 words Sample 20%
A special bikini puts courage into Beth to approach the guy of her dreams. Trane looks forward to the waves and talking to a girl who has caught his eye. The Summer of ’72 on the longest day of the year, two teens discover love on the beach, amid adventure and fun.
Sweeps Week Murders by Malachi Stone Sweeps Week Murders by Sep. 19, 2018 $2.99 74,500 words Sample 15%
Ambitious prosecutor falls for seductive murder defendant. When TV cable news finds out the truth, it's the end of life as he knew it.
Dead Man's Act by Malachi Stone Dead Man's Act by Sep. 19, 2018 $2.99 72,080 words Sample 15%
Small-town lawyer solves murders and deals with woman troubles..
The Last Of The Mackenzies by La Solitaire The Last Of The Mackenzies by Sep. 19, 2018 $1.99 76,260 words Sample 20%
He holds her cold frail self against his steel cage of a chest, a chest hiding a very soft inner-core that's already responding to her energy. He knows he cant hold on anymore he must yield his guard and agree to be led along. This is how you write destiny.
A Witch's Fate by Cheri Winters A Witch's Fate by Sep. 19, 2018 $4.99 107,360 words Sample 20%
One vampire. One demon. One werewolf and I'm in the middle of it all. 
Sugar Land by Kassanna Sugar Land by Sep. 19, 2018 $4.99 57,410 words Sample 15%
Two people from two different worlds find themselves in an attraction that can’t happen. They shouldn’t have anything in common. Still, their weaknesses become each other’s strengths to overcome painful life lessons. Young love can be complicated. Sometimes even real love can’t withstand harsh realities.
Haru to Aiden: A Novella Teaser [A New Adult Stepbrother BL] by Alexia Praks Haru to Aiden: A Novella Teaser [A New Adult Stepbrother BL] by Sep. 19, 2018 Free! 19,900 words Read a sample
Haru to Aiden is a BL stepbrother romance full of angst and smut scenes. If you’re a fujoshi and have a thing for stepbrothers love, then this is the book for you. 

Eighteen-year-old Haru Ono has been in love with Aiden Davis, his older stepbrother, since he was in middle school. Trying to keep his feelings under wraps is annoyingly hard when they’re living under the same roof.
Second Chance by Adam Charles Second Chance by Sep. 19, 2018 $2.99 14,800 words Sample 10%
Even though he bolted out of fear, David has never been able to forget the day he kissed his friend Michael. Now that Michael is in his life again, will David be able to make it up to him? Or is it too much to hope for another second chance?
Her of the Wood by Veronica Watts Her of the Wood by Sep. 19, 2018 $5.99 56,200 words Sample 20%
Determined to get out of a city where the lowest classes are subjugated into silent submission, Euodia sneaks onto a convoy of detainees being transported to the old lands to die. Her hope is rewarded when her group meets scouts from a small but thriving community. As Euodia learns to live and work in her new home, she struggles to shake off years of conditioning...
Bad Boys Do It Better by Jodi Redford Bad Boys Do It Better by Sep. 19, 2018 $2.99 44,860 words Sample 20%
A swingers club is the last place Grace would hang out. And she sure wouldn’t invite cocky tattoo artist Dalton as her date. But thanks to a PI job she’s taken on, she needs the perfect bad boy to go undercover with. Sassy Grace is precisely not the type of woman Dalton goes for. But the deeper the two of them delve into the erotic charade they’ve created, the tougher walking away becomes.
Reforming Her Vampire by Marie Medina Reforming Her Vampire by Sep. 19, 2018 $3.99 33,050 words Sample 10%
Sean arrived at a wedding thinking he might find someone to warm his bed, if he was lucky. He didn’t expect to find his fated mate, and he certainly didn’t expect her to be his friend Erik’s eighteen-year-old ward. He’s never worried about attracting a lover before, but a mate is very different, especially one as lovely and seemingly innocent as Iris.
The Runaway Father by Parker Avrile The Runaway Father by Sep. 19, 2018 $4.99 76,290 words Sample 20%
Out of the closet, ready to settle down with his one true love at last, rock star Stoney learns a long-buried secret that could explode his new happiness. He's the father of a troubled teenage boy he never knew he had. A full-length contemporary gay romance novel about the complications of creating an instant family in the celebrity spotlight.
Without Reservation by Lynn Burke Without Reservation by Sep. 19, 2018 $3.99 32,850 words
Will Trevor and Jack overcome her reservations, or will her past ruin their chance for love?
Promis à Deux Ours by Kelex Promis à Deux Ours by Sep. 19, 2018 $4.99 34,870 words Sample 10%
Gage reconnaît ses compagnons dès qu’il les voit, mais il sait aussi qu’ils ne pourront jamais être ensemble. En tant qu’omega, il fait partie de la caste la plus basse du monde des ours, esclave invisible, dominé par tous. S’imaginer appartenir un jour à ces deux hommes est un fantasme trop effrayant, peu importe combien son corps aspire à être réclamé par ces deux mâles splendides.
Stefan: The New Generation by L.J. Diva Stefan: The New Generation by Sep. 19, 2018 $14.99 320,650 words Sample 20%
The next instalment of L.J. Diva’s Porn Star Brothers Series continues in Stefan: The New Generation… Thirty years has passed since Carlos, Pedro and Tomas Stefan made a name for themselves in the world of porn in the late ’70s. They have not only forged new careers for themselves but kept the secrets of the past hidden from their children. Or so they thought…
In the Stableboy's Heart Stampedes a Lavender Stallion: A MM Steamy Romance by Gaylord Fancypants In the Stableboy's Heart Stampedes a Lavender Stallion: A MM Steamy Romance by Sep. 18, 2018 $2.99 11,300 words Sample 20%
Edwin is a lord's valet, sworn to be loyal to him and his family forever. Dasher Mugwump is a lowly stableboy, a silently brooding lad with a simmering heart and passions that pound fiercely in his manly chest, passions so potent he could never dare speak them...
True Son -- Wounded Warriors Book 1 by Carla Simpson True Son -- Wounded Warriors Book 1 by Sep. 18, 2018 $4.99 137,860 words Sample 15%
A veteran of three tours in Afghanistan... A woman with wounds of her own. One person is dead, and two more will die. On a dangerous race through London, the underbelly of Paris, into the world of on-line gaming, internet hackers, and a billion dollar smuggling operation that finances terrorism, they're on the bloody path of a killer determined to stop them.
Riding The Storm by Lisa Oliver Riding The Storm by Sep. 18, 2018 $3.99 57,910 words Sample 15%
Thor didn't think he needed a mate. He'd seen too much lovey-dovey stuff going on when Lasse met Jason. But now Jason's pregnant and Thor's getting bored. When he sees a glowing man in a storm, he has to wonder, would having a mate be so bad? Orin has got a lot on his mind. He got a huge shock when Thor landed in his apartment. The man was every vision he'd ever had, until he opened his mouth.
Lavender Lady by Janice Bridges Lavender Lady by Sep. 18, 2018 $9.99 94,710 words Sample 20%
When the Duchess of Norgate flees England in 1845, leaving behind the cruel and maniacal Edward Washbourne, nothing can prepare her for what lies ahead.
Missing and Presumed Dead: A Chandler County Novel by Cherime MacFarlane Missing and Presumed Dead: A Chandler County Novel by Sep. 18, 2018 $2.99 55,190 words Sample 10%
A small town in Chandler County, Kentucky holds more secrets than the sheriff realizes. Crystal Dane's mother has been missing for years. He wants to solve the mystery for all the Dane children, not just Crystal. He doesn't realize the part his family played. A feud from the 1700s played a part in the convoluted tale he must explore before all the players die.
Around Loveland - Welcome to Loveland books 3-5 by K-lee Klein Around Loveland - Welcome to Loveland books 3-5 by Sep. 18, 2018 $2.99 43,570 words Sample 20%
Books 3 to 5 in the Welcome to Loveland series. Mistletoe Reunion in Loveland - 3 Finding Forever in Loveland -4 Winter Lights in Loveland -5 Writing Lucky and Jack has been a real treat, but it’s also fun to take an extra peek around town. Around Loveland features stories that represent different faces and facets of the sweet city of Loveland, Colorado.