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Omega's Choice by Lilli Carlisle Omega's Choice by May 25, 2017 $2.99 55062 words Sample 2%
Scarred but powerful, Black Ridge Wolf Pack leader Aldric Forst has been selected to mate with an Omega—but first he must protect her from the dark forces that would corrupt her magic.
Club Rules Collection by Megan Slayer Club Rules Collection by May 25, 2017 $1.99 26035 words Sample 20%
All's fair in love, war and at the club. These couples will find out just how much fun they can have when the excitement of the club rules.
Christian's Promise by H.N. Sieverding Christian's Promise by May 25, 2017 $2.99 32186 words Sample 10%
While restoring a ceiling mural in Jenson, Addison meets Christian, who commissions her to do a painting for his employer, Master Vallore. It seems like love at first sight for the pair, and he seems like “the one”. There’s something a bit odd about her love, though, but she’s fallen so hard for him, she tries to ignore her silly suspicions. Her perfect man couldn’t really be a vampire, could he?
Now or Never (Resetter Series: Book 3) by Brenda Barrett Now or Never (Resetter Series: Book 3) by May 24, 2017 $2.99 48340 words Sample 20%
After time traveling to the past Addi had her new life all planned out and it did not include Randy Vassell. She was determined not to make the same mistake she made with him before. However, life did not always go the way that is planned and circumstances had them working together. Was this her opportunity for a second chance with Randy?
When Fate Decides by Tricia McGill When Fate Decides by May 24, 2017 $2.99 61178 words
For too long Tessa has seen herself as plain and dowdy, just an ordinary suburban housewife. With her confidence eroded after being married to a bully who humiliated her at every opportunity, why wouldn’t she presume she was unattractive, and someone no man would find the least bit worth bothering with?
Kate's Dilemma by Tricia McGill Kate's Dilemma by May 24, 2017 $2.99 58438 words
What happens when two people who are both of the same mind—this being to steer well clear of emotional entanglements—are struck down by instant attraction. Kate last met Liam when she was bridesmaid at her sister’s wedding. A gangly, uncertain fourteen year old, going through the painful problems associated with growing up, she took an instant dislike to Liam, who made fun of her.
Straight to Heaven by Christine Young Straight to Heaven by May 24, 2017 $2.99 125106 words Sample 15%
Running from demons, Alexandra McMurdie stumbles into Forbidden Ground and is transported from the twenty-first century to life in the 1800s, a life she is unprepared for.
The Notorious Bachelor by Elizabeth Griffin The Notorious Bachelor by May 24, 2017 $4.99 46164 words Sample 20%
The entire world is tweeting about Bryce Carson. He is the twenty-three-year-old virgin from Tennessee who speaks with a slight southern accent and still keeps to the genteel manners of a confederate gentleman. Hashtag: Sexiest Man In Hollywood
The Gemini Prophecy - A Fae Myth by Eliza March The Gemini Prophecy - A Fae Myth by May 24, 2017 $2.99 27517 words Sample 20%
A deadly rift split the fae and mortal realms when the royal fae and druid children broke a covenant with the gods. Morgan dedicates herself to learning the prophecy. The gods doomed the Gemini, descendants of the illicit lovers with the responsibility of restoring the worlds. The Traighon, right hand of the Dark Lord of the Underworld is hunting the Chosen, caretakers of the elemental stone.
Winter Rain by Tanya W. Newman Winter Rain by May 24, 2017 $2.99 59578 words Sample 20%
Gifted musician and singer Isabel Carson gets an unexpected phone call, asking her to come back for a reunion tour with a band she played for several years ago. Although she has serious reservations, Isabel reluctantly agrees…mainly because she can’t pass up the opportunity to see Spencer Logan, the man she loves, one last time.
Eye Candy by Victoria Staat Eye Candy by May 24, 2017 $2.99 84642 words Sample 15%
Candy learned long ago not to trust the guys that come into her bar. When Trent, co-owner of Big 4 Trucking and an all around good guy walks in, he can’t help but get caught in her eyes. Not knowing the kind of guys she deals with on a daily basis, he’s completely taken aback when a hand on her arm earns him a black eye from the blond beauty.
One Night Only by Tory Richards One Night Only by May 24, 2017 $1.99 18358 words Sample 10%
It's Lana's birthday and she’s looking for a night filled with excitement, hopefully in the arms of the sexy male dancer at the nightclub she frequents. Joe's wanted Lana ever since the first time she’d walked into his bar, and if he has his way, it will be for more than just one night.
Rose from the Ash by Casia Schreyer Rose from the Ash by May 24, 2017 $3.99 65901 words Sample 20%
Without the Sacred Pact the Isle of Light was doomed. Without balance between the five provinces the pact was destined to fail. It is up to Princess Vonica, scarred and scared though she may be, to find and end the corruption that threatens her people.But the pact asks one more thing of the young princess. A soul bond. She must find her soul mate before it's too late.
Christmas in Aspen, 2115 - A Transhuman Christmas Romance by C. Elliot Ritter Christmas in Aspen, 2115 - A Transhuman Christmas Romance by May 24, 2017 $3.99 16055 words Sample 20%
While in Colorado to produce a TV special called "Christmas in Aspen" Kelly Thompson meets an intriguing shopkeeper named Emily who looks like an doe-woman. Despite their differences can they pursue a romance over the holidays even if that means Kelly losing his job? This story is a romantic slice-of-life that takes place in the year 2115 and focuses on genetic engineering, artificial intelligenc
My Elven Mistress Collection One by Hara Surya My Elven Mistress Collection One by May 24, 2017 $4.99 23187 words Sample 10%
A collection of stories about a young Halfling woman taken as a lover by an Elven noblewoman. The 23,000 word series has elements of BDSM play and general debauchery. Contains: Meeting Miss Punishing Auriel Alone Time Clover's Spanking Synaeril's Surprise
The Swinger’s Club: Amanda Worthington by Zoe Waters The Swinger’s Club: Amanda Worthington by May 24, 2017 $0.99 18808 words Sample 20%
Step into the world of Amanda Worthington, the founder and owner of The Swinger's Club. From clients who turn out to be ex-lovers, customers with quirky sexual requests, and staff members who want to date her, Amanda sees it all. This stand-alone story delves into what it is like being the powerhouse behind The Swinger's Club.
Husband Shared Me with His Black Friend by Lola Wolf Husband Shared Me with His Black Friend by May 24, 2017 $0.99 3677 words Sample 20%
Juliet Clarke loves her husband, but she can’t help but imagine what would it feel like to have a taste of her husband’s black friend. Tom always shared everything with his best friend, except for his wife. For years, he wanted to feel her lean body between them, burning with passion as they took her hard. When his friend comes to visit, Tom will do whatever it takes to fulfill his fantasy.
Charlie's Family Secrets Omnibus Edition by Charmaine Gordon Charlie's Family Secrets Omnibus Edition by May 24, 2017 $8.99 147867 words Sample 20%
3 Charmaine Gordon Novels in 1 Volume! Reconstructing Charlie, Sin of Omission, and The Catch
Judge Me Not by RJ Layer Judge Me Not by May 24, 2017 $9.99 119063 words Sample 20%
Lane Stanford, blindly driven by her influential father, has everything she wants, including power and status. Ali Castle isn’t planning to be a waitress her entire life, but it’s a big step up from where she’s been. After an unforgettable night with the mysterious Lane, she wants to believe there could be more. But Lane has all the resources to discover Ali’s secrets.
The Other Woman by Ann O'Leary The Other Woman by May 24, 2017 $9.99 56064 words Sample 20%
Tall, athletic Joanna Kingston has a roguish way about her that draws women like a magnet. Yet, as too many lovers have discovered too late, though Joanna’s bedroom door is always open, she keeps her wounded heart under lock and key. Knowing too well Joanna’s “love ’em and leave ’em” reputation, beautiful Fiona Maddison is determined to keep their friendship platonic.
Courted by Celia Cohen Courted by May 24, 2017 $9.99 37422 words Sample 20%
Tennis isn't the only game Alie excels at. Her winning streak extends to her bedroom—and she's got her sights set on a new trophy. Rich, powerful, and on her home turf, the professional athlete appears to have the advantage. But former softball champ Kotter is no stranger to tough competition. Could the champion have met her match?
Letting Go by Ann O'Leary Letting Go by May 24, 2017 $9.99 37032 words Sample 20%
At 39 years of age, Laura seemed to have it all but something was missing from her life. Handsome and charming, barhopping Kelly is absolutely irresistible to all women, including herself. She's got her sights set on Laura. A successful commercial artist who does business with Laura's firm, Kate has a secret crush on Laura.
Jagged Little Scar by Micheala Lynn Jagged Little Scar by May 24, 2017 $9.99 88425 words Sample 20%
At first, Sam’s drawn to Jodi’s stage presence, then they’re two wounded loners passing time in the same place. Then…it’s so much more. Terrifyingly so much more. Will the raw scars of the past destroy their chance at a future?
Elena Undone by Nicole Conn Elena Undone by May 24, 2017 $9.99 89877 words Sample 20%
Elena. A wife who will not question her loyalty to a husband she does not love nor her duty to a church whose tenets she does not fully accept. Peyton. A lesbian trapped in an arid relationship and a life that has brought her success but scant emotional sustenance. Their eyes first meet across the distance of a public park. One glance is all it takes for ignition.
Alaskan Bride by D Jordan Redhawk Alaskan Bride by May 24, 2017 $9.99 71488 words Sample 20%
Both headstrong women struggle in the ashes of their dashed hopes and dreams, slowly coming together to forge an alliance for which neither is prepared.
Kendle's Fire by Ryan Field Kendle's Fire by May 24, 2017 $2.99 46722 words Sample 10%
Even though Kendle is an openly gay ex-Marine, he's been questioning his masculinity all of his life. He's always been what people expect a man to be, in spite of the fact that he's never been completely comfortable living up to these expectations.
Don't Let Go by Sheryl Wright Don't Let Go by May 24, 2017 $9.99 93519 words Sample 20%
Tyler quickly realizes Georgie is not the damaged goods everyone sees. She recognizes something special in Georgie DiNamico, garnering trust, loyalty, and something more…something Tyler hasn’t thought about for a very, very long time.
The Cowboy's Rebellious Bride by Laurie LeClair The Cowboy's Rebellious Bride by May 24, 2017 $3.99 50486 words Sample 10%
After stealing sweet kisses with Hannah, Cody starts to dream of something more permanent…if he can only convince Hannah to agree that the move from friendship to marriage is worth the fight. He wants a forever bride, but there’s only one cowgirl he desires.
Southern Girl by Renee Lukas Southern Girl by May 24, 2017 $9.99 120109 words Sample 20%
Romance secretly blossoms between the two girls…until their secret is blown wide open by a jealous classmate. As the truth comes out it threatens everything—Jesse’s future in basketball, her family and even her relationship with Stephanie. What can she do when there seems to be no way out?
Her Dark Fantasy: a prequel to Our Sweet Guillotine by Mary Gray Her Dark Fantasy: a prequel to Our Sweet Guillotine by May 24, 2017 Free! 2962 words Read a sample
A short story prequel to French Revolution-era novel, OUR SWEET GUILLOTINE. Young Tempeste witnesses an executioner break apart her mother's feet in an attempt to extract a confession.
Too Much Heart to Run by SL Harris Too Much Heart to Run by May 24, 2017 $9.99 75530 words Sample 20%
Del and Widow have spent years living up to the expectations of others; can they fulfill their family obligations and find their own happiness, or do they have to choose one over the other?
The perfume of love by Nancy Jenkins The perfume of love by May 24, 2017 $1.00 2922 words Sample 20%
"It would be so much easier if there were a law in which love was reciprocated ... Would not it be?" asks Jeff. All he wants in life is Joyce's love, however, she does not love him, on the contrary, she despises him. Everything changes when Jeff uses the "perfume of love". What was contempt, becomes a stifling love... Then Jeff will discover that love and happiness are not always synonymous.
Love hurts by Nancy Jenkins Love hurts by May 24, 2017 $1.00 2121 words Sample 20%
Love hurts, Love scars, Love wounds and marks — Nazareth Like any boy in love, Kevin just wanted to have a great passion with his beloved, Helen Lewis, the most beautiful girl on the street. But like many boys in love, Kevin ended up hurting himself
Let's talk about love by Britney Salles Let's talk about love by May 24, 2017 $1.00 2732 words Sample 20%
50 quotes about love and feelings.
Chasing Yesterday by Sabrina Grasse Chasing Yesterday by May 24, 2017 $0.99 90264 words Sample 20%
Swept into a centuries old combat between good and evil, Vivienne Dulac with the help of two irresistible men finds herself in a battle to find Excalibur. Their futures and their respective fates collide as she learns she is the descendant of the Lady of the Lake.
Like a Rock by Olivette Devaux Like a Rock by May 24, 2017 $4.99 36584 words Sample 20%
Cooper tends bar by night and chases architecture clients by day. He sees what lies hidden underground – but not even antipsychotic drugs keep the visions away. Ash talks to water, and water sometimes obeys his wishes. He hires Cooper, an architect who can do much more than just build houses. Their powers grow along with their undeniable attraction - but what to do when they make the earth move?
Gravier's Bookshop: A New Orleans Paranormal Mystery by Evelyn Klebert Gravier's Bookshop: A New Orleans Paranormal Mystery by May 24, 2017 $3.99 39470 words Sample 20%
Book shop owner, Max Gravier had no intention of becoming a recluse, but after his wife's death it seems his life is heading in that direction. That is until he answers a call, a cry for help out of his dreams that draws him into a fierce battle for a young woman's soul.
A Mixed Up State Of Affairs: Novellas #1, #2 and #3 In The Series by Vanessa Carvo A Mixed Up State Of Affairs: Novellas #1, #2 and #3 In The Series by May 24, 2017 $2.99 36034 words Sample 20%
From New York To Nevada & Into The Arms Of The Wrong Cowboy - A woman travels New York with her best friend, another mail order bride, to Nevada and both of their fiancés PLUS From Kansas To Nevada & Preferring The Other Cowboy Brother PLUS From Massachusetts To Colorado & Into The Arms Of Her Honest Bill. See complete synopses.
The Guardian's Ascension by Michea B The Guardian's Ascension by May 24, 2017 $0.99 65255 words Sample 20%
Everyone tells you to just be yourself. So what are you supposed to do when being yourself will result in a death sentence?
I failed to Read Her Heart by Sushant Sunita Verma I failed to Read Her Heart by May 24, 2017 $2.99 91065 words Sample 20%
Dev enters the most prestigious Intermediate school in town with hormones raging. On the very first day he spots the girl of his dreams. Bus, he knows he is set for the next two years and life in school is going to be one big roll. All he needs to do now, is to strike a friendship with her and worm his way into her heart.
The Sheikh's Bought Wife by Kimaya Mathew The Sheikh's Bought Wife by May 24, 2017 $0.99 10088 words Sample 20%
Sequel to The Sheikh's Quadruplet Baby Surprise, and The Sheikh's Pregnant Prisoner Her "unusualness" was the main key to his bed... Sheikh Zaid, currently security chief to Sultan Murad of Baner, is suddenly attracted to cursed priestess Haleema Onai Manga, another shapeshifter of the paranormal word, whose 'defected gender' has always been the talk of the Celtic town! Brutally violated...
Nailing the Foreman by Kelex Nailing the Foreman by May 24, 2017 $3.49 33147 words Sample 10%
After a terrible mistake, can Zach find a way back into Jason’s bed… and heart?
Alonso Munich is Now Dead by S. Gates Alonso Munich is Now Dead by May 24, 2017 $6.99 86897 words Sample 20%
Alonso is missing the last five years of his memory, during which he wasn't even alive at all. After waking up in a cheap motel room with no memory of how he got there and an odd young man named Tyler telling him he's a vampire, "life" gets a little strange...
FireDrake by Bianca D'Arc FireDrake by May 24, 2017 $4.99 81056 words Sample 15%
Drake is attracted to Krysta, the woman Mace has been courting. The three must rescue a kidnapped prince, and each day on their perilous journey, Krysta sinks deeper into the complicated relationship between the men and their matchmaking dragons. The safety of the stolen prince hanging in the balance, Krysta accepts the challenge to unite two strong men—and their dragons—into a family.
Eternity in an Hour by Matthew Merendo Eternity in an Hour by May 24, 2017 $6.99 123568 words Sample 20%
Isolated in the center of an enormous sea, the island nation of the Coquels is everything Paru is not: beautiful, prosperous, magical—and hidden. When Paru native Tristys wakes up in Coquels after a shipwreck, he meets Rami Harys, a man whose beauty is tempered by his mood swings. Rami provides a way back home, but he also unexpectedly provides a reason to stay: he seems interested in Tristys...
The Bond That Saves Us by Christine d'Abo The Bond That Saves Us by May 23, 2017 $2.99 78150 words Sample 20%
Captain Amy needs money and the Catallian race can provide it. Amy plans on winning with the help of her new copilot, Sean—as long as she can keep her sex pheromones in check. But her attraction to Sean kicks her body into overdrive, overwhelming them both. As the two find themselves battling their uncontrollable attraction, they are forced to fight a drug lord intent on fixing the race.
Dancing Dirty by Ryan Field Dancing Dirty by May 23, 2017 $6.99 55723 words Sample 5%
Summer 1978, the middle of the disco era & dancing is one of the hottest trends. But 18 yr old Junior has never seen the inside of a gay bar or danced with another man. His parents think he's just shy about meeting girls & he'll grow out of it. His little sister drives him insane with her constant invisible companion, a talking dog named Elmer. All Junior cares about is meeting the right man.
Ignorant Love by Travis Breeding Ignorant Love by May 23, 2017 $0.99 10634 words Sample 15%
Tom has a crush on Amanda. He has never experienced being in love before. Tom has an immature viewpoint of love and is ignorant to the emotions involved in finding love. Tom hires dating coaches to help him overcome his anxiety and fear of asking women out. He works hard to learn better social skills and eventually has the chance to Ask Amanda to dinner. Will she say yes? Will she turn him down?
Drabble stories by Batuta Ribeiro Drabble stories by May 23, 2017 $1.00 2796 words Sample 20%
— No matter what you do, I will always be proud of you, my angel! – the daddy said to his little girl. Today, at 18, she is a pornographic actress and her father, if he were alive, would be proud to see his little girl sucking some balls
The Pike: Evermore by Erik Schubach The Pike: Evermore by May 23, 2017 $4.99 53033 words Sample 20%
When the punk rock queen of Seattle, Na Na Evermore, does a broadcast highlighting the Pike Bakery. The mischievous and meddlesome sisters, Eve and Zoey go about nudging her toward the geeky personal assistant assigned to Na Na, Karmin Hughes. Hilarity and romance ensue, and as usual all it takes is just a nudge from everyone’s favorite redheads.