Engaged in a bitter custody battle over her young son, freelance photojournalist Teddy Riley needs to establish her career in a hurry. So, when she gets a chance to join the staff of a prestigious magazine, she jumps at the opportunity -- even if the only way she can get the position is to secure an interview with reclusive, successful author Joachim West. She never expects that a freak accident will lead to her being mistaken for his wife, or that his gentle sensual persistence will challenge her to open up her heart.
A SPECIAL LOVE
Looking for a refuge from the pressures of new-found success, Joachim has retreated to a remote Irish village to finish his book in peace. When Teddy is discovered unconscious on his doorstep, he lets everyone in the small Catholic town believe she is his wife -- so she can have a place to recover without raising eyebrows, and in the hopes that her unexpected presence will inspire him past a major case of writer's block. But every day, he and Teddy are fueling the flames of an irresistible passion...and of Teddy's fears about getting involved. Only if he can convince her to trust in him can they find a future together -- one filled with a joyful, healing love.
Battling her conflicted emotions, Dione would have to defend the work she believed in—even if it cost her a love that promised a lifetime of happiness. A test of love… Garrett didn't think much of "irresponsible" teen mothers.
Burned by betrayal and heartbreak, two former lovers risk their fragile trust to at last find the love of a lifetime.
Romance Novel. When Alexis Hunter finds out her boyfriend has a wife and kids, she decides she's had enough. No more men. No more heartbreak. This promise is soon put to the test when she meets pro basketball star Massai Taylor. Although the attraction is strong, Alexis is gun-shy. To further complicate matters, Massai's gold-digging girlfriend is determined to keep them apart at any cost. Can Alexis overcome her past before she loses her chance with Massai?
Toinette Blue lives behind the wall she built around herself after her husband left--until she meets handsome Robinson Mayview, who vows to possess her in spite of her missing husband or a scandal that could destroy them both.
Beaumont is finally engaged! She’s happy… until longtime family friend London
Brown tells her she’s marrying the wrong guy. Not that Bianca believes London
at first, but the sexy restaurateur has convincing proof. Now Bianca is single,
and she’s got a secret of her own… A true gentleman despite his bad boy reputation,
London proposes marriage to avoid a Sheraton Beach scandal. She is a Beaumont
after all! Bianca agrees in name only. But London knows she’s feeling the
sizzling heat of their attraction. And he’s prepared to turn it up a notch, but
only when Bianca is ready, willing and able to claim him as her husband… in
*****AUTOGRAPHED*****Danica Dansforth shared a
month of sweet, sensual bliss under the sun and between the sheets with Jaden
Beaumont—before feeling like a fool. Then she was outta that player’s game! But
fate had other plans when her car broke down, stranding her in his body shop,
under his melting chocolate gaze and in the heat of a sizzling attraction.
Jaden wasn’t about to
forgive Danica for the games she played, but he would put her to work in
exchange for some expensive repairs to her vintage car. Maybe now he could
finally get some answers to why she left, and why memories of her warm cinnamon
skin still kept him up at night. When it came to Danica, he was through
playing. His heart was in this game for real.
*****AUTOGRAPHED*****It's only one weekend...Sheyna Simmons hates to lose. Unfortunately, so does her sexy, domineering boss. She and Jace Beaumont have been competing with each other since grammar school, but ever since she showed up in a skimpy maid's outfit to pay off her latest bet, she's noticed Jace can't take his eyes off her. Good thing she'd never fall for a playboy.... But when she gets in a jam at a bachelorette auction, it's Jace who agrees to pay $50,000 for a forty-eight-hour getaway with Sheyna in Vegas. And he has every intention of collecting his prize--even if getting Sheyna in his bed means he'll never want her to leave....
*****AUTOGRAPHED*****Kellis Saunders has loved Diamere Redmond since they were kids.
But when Diamere abruptly left town, Kellis vowed to put him out of her
mind—and her heart. Now the deliciously sexy nightclub owner is back, and he’s
ready to pick up where they left off. In spite of the passion exploding between
them, Kellis isn’t sure she’s ready to risk her future on him.
The last thing the once-burned bachelor wants is to put his
heart on the line again. Then Diamere sees Kellis, the girl that got away. The
sensual elementary school teacher seems determined to resist him, but Diamere
is just as determined to change her mind. As she sets the scene for seduction,
he vows to fight for the woman he loves. And this time it’s for keeps.
*****AUTOGRAPHED*****Each dealing with their own drama, three friends--romance author Renee, nurse Danielle, and administrative assistant Kayla--come together to save one of their own when the unthinkable happens, learning valuable lessons in love, honesty, and friendship.
*****AUTOGRAPHED*****From the acclaimed author of Trouble Loves Company comes a smart, sexy, heartfelt new novel about friendship, love, lust--and a whole lot of trouble in between. After finding her husband in a compromising position, romance author Renee Moore goes back to her hometown, hoping to start over. But once again, she finds herself looking for love in all the wrong places. To make matters worse, just as she decides a healthy relationship may not be her destiny, her ex delivers shocking news that could change her life forever. Practical nurse Danielle Brooks' professional life is picture perfect, but her personal life is a mess. Her daughter is about to give birth to a baby believed to have been fathered by Danielle's ex. In an attempt to mend her shattered heart, Danielle has been dating Calvin Cambridge, a truly nice guy. But when Calvin proposes, Danielle wants to be sure she is ready to commit. She enlists Renee to test his fidelity, but when the seduction goes too far, all their relationships may be in jeopardy. Meanwhile, their best friend is getting married, and she is counting on Renee and Danielle to help her plan the wedding--whether they are speaking to each other or not. But with Renee now being threatened by a mystery woman, and Danielle facing her most serious crisis yet, they can not help wondering if it is all going to get worse before it gets better. As things come to a head in each woman's life, there is a whole lot of praying going on--and Renee and Danielle soon realize they are blessed in spite of it all--with faith, second chances--and each other.
*****AUTOGRAPHED*****Chenoa Campbell is a woman of the new millennium; she is single, ambitious, and career-driven. As a detective with the Wilmington Police Department, Chenoa is good at her job.... as good as any man. After her ex-partner is gunned down at the local mall, her boss teams with a new partner: Zearl Sinclair. Zearl is a friend of the family who is also a detective but who also doesn't think that women should be on the force, especially a woman like Chenoa. After Chenoa goes undercover to find out who is behind the Cocktail Murders......
*****AUTOGRAPHED*****Shattered by the loss of her youthful innocence after a sexual assault, St. Louis beauty salon owner Honey Love has spent the last nine years hiding her pain beneath a frigid exterior. But all that changes when private investigator Jay Andrews walks into her life--and awakens a passion she never dreamed existed. Still, Honey is haunted by the fear that Jay will discover what she feels is her disgrace, and she ends their relationship. It a decision that will send Jay reeling--and set off a shocking chain of events.
Distraught by Honey's rejection, a drunken Jay tries to quell his heartache with a one-night encounter with Kendra Johnson, a woman he's crossed paths with before. Seven months later, just when Jay has resolved to win back Honey's heart, Kendra appears on his doorstep. This time she is pregnant with his baby, and set on becoming his wife. But while Jay will do right by his child, Honey is the woman he loves. Realizing that Jay will never be hers, Kendra pursues a path of revenge that could destroy everything, and everyone, that means anything to him. The result is a crisis that will require all of Jay's personal courage and professional skill--and just may force Honey to admit her love--and reveal one last wrenching secret.
*****AUTOGRAPHED*****USA Today Bestselling Author Angie Daniels returns with the 9th installment of the popular Beaumont Series. After the death of her fiancé, Sedona Beaumont had given up on love until she meets nice and oh-so-naughty shipfitter Keith Falcon. The gorgeous hunk has a body that promises hours of tantalizing pleasure, and with every breathless moment they share, Sedona starts to believe there really is a thing called second chances. Keith never believed in luck until the sexy motivational speaker responded to his online profile. After spending years admiring her from a distance, he’s determined to finally claim Sedona in every way. Only there is something he isn’t telling her. And once Sedona stumbles across the truth, she will have to decide if she’ll forgive Keith and make the holiday better than either have ever imagined. Because once he loves, he loves for life.
’Tis the season to satisfy your holiday desires with this festive trio of sexy stories…..... A GIFT OF LOVE Donna Hill Drama professor Traci Long spends her free time at the CoffeeMate café, pursuing her true passion—writing her own plays. Meanwhile, sexy barista Noah Jefferson is doing his best to distract her. But once they get involved, past betrayals make Traci wary. She’s right that Noah is keeping something from her—but it might be something that will make this Christmas as sweet as a rave review—and steamier than her favorite chai latté… HOLIDAY SPICE Farrah RochonA Christmas-time tragedy took photographer Miranda Lawson’s holiday spirit with it. Since then, she’s traveled the world, determined to outrun her demons. This year she’s off to Istanbul. But the scenery isn’t the only gorgeous site she spots through her camera lens….Kyle Daniels loves Christmas, but he’s looking for escape too—and soon he and Miranda find it in each other’s arms. Yet their connection doesn’t end there. Maybe staying put isn’t such a bad idea after all—especially when there’s someone to celebrate with… FROM HERE TO SERENITY K.M. JacksonUnstoppable real-estate developer Ross Montgomery is under orders to get some holiday R&R. A cruise to Miami on his yacht, “The Serenity,” is the perfect place to start—especially when he meets his new personal chef, Essie Bradford. Between her calming presence, her amazing food, and her delectable beauty, Ross just might develop a taste for the good life. And when the two discover they have a lot in common—including an irresistible attraction—the next course may be a spicy New Year.
Nicole-Marie Handy has loved all things French since she was a child. After the death of her best friend, determined to get out of her rut of ordinary living and experience something new, she goes to Paris, leaving behind work, ailing parents and a proposal from her married lover. While there, Nicole chances upon an old photo of her father--lovingly inscribed, in his hand, to a woman Nicole has never heard of.
*****AUTOGRAPHED*****Christmas will never be the same again… When Liberty Roth decided to have a baby on her own, she never expected the father to appear at her door step, four years later, demanding his parental rights. The gorgeous man doesn’t have a legal leg to stand on, but after a little male persuasion, Liberty decides Chance needs a father in his life and eventually agrees to visitation. She just isn’t prepared for the instant attraction. Attorney Darnell Simmons loves the bachelor life, so imagine his surprise when he discovers a desperate decision he made in college actually resulted in a child. Refusing to allow his son to be raised without a father, Darnell decides seducing the sexy aerobics instructor is a risk he’s willing to take. Hot nights… steamy passion… has them longing for so much more.
*****AUTOGRAPHED*****The Right InvitationAt the last minute Reginald Hodges is asked to play Santa at the clinic's holiday party. Mistaking him for their resident pediatrician, Berlin Dupree hops onto his lap and gives him the hottest kiss of his life. Realizing the mix-up, she quickly retreats. However, Reggie is now determined to get the bougie beauty in his bed for a brief fling. But the more time he’s with her the more he wants until she has this bachelor thinking about keeping her in his bed forever. Delivered to the Wrong ManFor office manager, Berlin Dupree, the fine brotha from the hood is the last thing she needs. Reggie represents a past that painful experience has taught her to fear. She has dreams of marrying a doctor and living the good life, and refuses to settle for less no matter how good he makes her feel. Yet ever since that kiss she’s been on an emotional roller coaster ride. And the more Reggie pushes, the hotter and more complicated things get. Turns into the Greatest Gift of AllWhen her parents announce they’re spending Christmas with her, Berlin realizes she better get her fixer-upper ready quick, fast, and in a hurry. She has no choice but to ask the sexy contractor for help. Reggie is willing but only after she agrees to three dates where he makes all the rules. Berlin embarks on the challenge of a lifetime as Reginald stops at nothing to claim her as his.ward, Berlin and Reginald are on a roller coaster ride of attraction and lust. The more they want each other, the hotter they get.