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Tied by Mary Catherine Gebhard Tied by June 25, 2016 16768 words Read a sample
There is a never-before-seen sneak preview of my secret project at the end of this book! Charlie is a sick bastard. He likes to kill and he’s made his fortune doing it. Vera’s been kidnapped and fully believes she’s going to die in her cement prison. She has no idea what to expect when Charlie shows up to save her, but quickly discovers he’s no angel. Warning: Has situations that may be a trigger.
The Vow: Dangerous Suggestions Book 1 by Ella Price The Vow: Dangerous Suggestions Book 1 by June 25, 2016 51992 words Read a sample
She moves through her life like a ghost. She has everything she wants; all she has to do is ask. No one ever seems to notice her presence, unless she makes it known. She never considered herself normal, not compared to the other humans she meets.
The Dark Love Vampire Series: Book 1 by Ella Price The Dark Love Vampire Series: Book 1 by June 25, 2016 74917 words Read a sample
When their adventure to a popular club turns into a terrifying ordeal and Alana goes missing, Isabella is in for more then she bargains for when she tries to search for clues in the case of her missing cousin.Isabella is plunged into a terrifying world she never imagined existed.
Lillian Rayne Trilogy: Book 1 by Ella Price Lillian Rayne Trilogy: Book 1 by June 25, 2016 72501 words Read a sample
Lillian Rayne, a vampire hunter on top of her game, is forced to follow a new set of rules when the hunters call a truce with the vampires, Lillian is trying to find her place in a world where it is no longer the hunter vs. the hunted.
Misty Moon: Book 1 by Ella Price Misty Moon: Book 1 by June 25, 2016 34595 words Read a sample
Kylie is a young werewolf who is sent to live in her father's pack. Her life becomes complicated as she tries to find her place in the pack and overcome the challenges she faces.
The Flame Squad: Sly Prince by Jessica E. Larsen The Flame Squad: Sly Prince by June 24, 2016 7264 words Sample 35%
Blaze Romano’s life has gone exactly according to plan. He managed to get away from his miserable life on the streets of Manila. He won the heart and married Luella, a wealthy heiress of the Mondragon family from Cebu City. There’s just one thing left, kill Luella, and get all that wealth for himself.
His Harpy by Crystal Dawn His Harpy by June 24, 2016 50038 words Read a sample
Matt and Ina Sue have been married for years but there are still secrets between them. She's tried to confess, but he thinks she's joking whenever she brings up supernatural discussions. How can she share her deepest secrets when he won't take things seriously?
To Kiss a Warrior: An Alien Rogue Romance (Starflight Academy Book 1) by Immortal Angel To Kiss a Warrior: An Alien Rogue Romance (Starflight Academy Book 1) by June 24, 2016 15913 words Read a sample
It’s the first day of Starflight Academy and Hannah Stowe has her eye on the prize. Captain Stowe has a nice ring to it, doesn’t it? That’s why she’s not going to be distracted by the spectacular Keltair male who just stepped off the ship next to hers. That would be dangerous with a capital D.
Angel Warrior: An Angel Warrior Romance (SciFi Fantasy Angel Romance Book 1) by Immortal Angel Angel Warrior: An Angel Warrior Romance (SciFi Fantasy Angel Romance Book 1) by June 24, 2016 16757 words Read a sample
Today started like every other day. Get up, go to work at my lab. As a scientist, I work long hours, have no social life, and lately, even my boyfriend has been getting a little creepy.
Tales of the Werebear: Book One by Skye Eagleday Tales of the Werebear: Book One by June 24, 2016 9023 words Read a sample
Watch out Werewolves—Geir may look like the perfect Hot Leather Daddy—but he has a secret. Geir is a Werebear, the strongest of the shapeshifters, and one of the biggest—in all ways. Geir’s people call themselves Berserkers, and there is a reason why berserk means crazy in English.Contains the first two Stories from the Tales of the Werebear: The Complete Collection. For Adult Audiences.
Jacy & Trace by Aine Blaze Jacy & Trace by June 24, 2016 28390 words Read a sample
Follow Jacy Rawlins and her cowboy cover model Trace Blackwell as they reminisce about their struggles while planning a wedding, sabotaging their bachelor/bachelorette parties, both renditions of the ceremony, all the way to the honeymoon.
Chased by the Billionaire 1 by Stella Blaze Chased by the Billionaire 1 by June 23, 2016 17671 words Read a sample
My name is Liz Hamilton. My career and sex life are circling the drain. My art gallery is about to become a laughing stock, and I can’t get past the heavy petting stage with a man without turning into a cold fish.
At Last They Were The Same Age by Mario V. Farina At Last They Were The Same Age by June 23, 2016 496 words Read a sample
This is a love story about a young couple that married in Biblical times and the marriage has remained happy to this very day. When they married the bride was 25 and the groom was 50. She was half his age. The parents predicted the marriage would fail. This story tells about the happiness this couple have felt for each other over the years. You'll smile at the end of the story.
Mile High Punishment by Ariana Paige Mile High Punishment by June 23, 2016 1580 words Read a sample
When her boy misbehaves, a Mistress must take action, even if they are midway through a flight to Las Vegas. This erotic short features BDSM, spanking and public humiliation.
In All My Wishes by Ciara Knight In All My Wishes by June 23, 2016 43118 words Read a sample
When Historic Hall faces demolition, both Anna and Liam search for options to save their childhood memories, but when secrets unravel and the truth of Anna’s childhood departure is revealed, it could corrupt their memories, risk their present, and destroy their future.
Perils Of The Servant Girl by Helen Grantley Perils Of The Servant Girl by June 22, 2016 69031 words Sample 20%
Summer 1920. Suzie is on her way to the grand stately home of Hanshaw Hall to become a domestic servant to the Derrington family, a dynasty of powerful aristocrats renown from one generation to the next for their ruthless nature. Soon Suzie falls in love with the heir to the dynasty, Sir Frederick. When Sir Frederick returns her love the two of them embark upon a secretive love affair
For Her Sins: Chapters 1-9 by Madelyn King-Moore For Her Sins: Chapters 1-9 by June 22, 2016 37592 words Read a sample
Just how far will a daughter go to save the life of her mother? That's the question Callie Byrd will have to answer. Drugged and kidnapped, she'll be given a choice. Three months of her life in exchange for her mother's freedom. If she agrees, she'll be trained. She'll be tortured. She'll be forced to pay for her mother's sins. But if she doesn't, how will she ever make amends for her own?
Closing Cost by Jessica G.Rabbit Closing Cost by June 22, 2016 9726 words Read a sample
Coral is going through the world's worst breakup. At her Real Estate Office she is introduced to two wealthy men interested in more than her properties. The two sexy strangers make a deal with her to purchase a one million dollar property if she divulges personal information about herself. Indigo and Lev offer her a job for their growing corporation and a spot in both of their beds...
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Libby is a small town girl who has her dream job as manager of the Dixon Ranch. She loves the country life, even though, most people in her town dream of moving away. Libby and her son are peaceful in their lives until old flames from the past resurface and threaten to shake their worlds. Follow Libby’s adventure as she must confront the past and decide if love is worth having again.
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Allie Mclaren is a workaholic who resists having fun during her off time. That is until she gets the worst news of her life. Determined to change, Allie decides to dig up her past and make the most of it. Follow Allie’s incredible journey to make up for lost time, as she partakes in the love affairs she never let herself have. Each incredible rendezvous could be her last love affair.
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Melissa is a successful career woman who escaped the small town she grew up in. That is, until she is laid off and forced to move back in with her overbearing parents. Desperate to escape Melissa takes a job as a flight attendant on a billionaire’s private jet. Follow her journey as she searches to find herself and her long repressed sexual desires.
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Janet is living her life the best she can. That is until the weight of the world falls down on her shoulders. Her mother falls deathly ill and to save her life Janet decides to enter a realm of the previously unimaginable. Follow Janet as she delves deeper into her new world of secrecy, lust, and maybe even love.
Hearts on the Window: Stories From Hartford #0.5 by Amanda Hamm Hearts on the Window: Stories From Hartford #0.5 by June 22, 2016 26120 words Read a sample
This short and sweet novella offers an introduction to the Stories From Hartford series of Christian love stories.
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Julia has the seemingly perfect family; a successful husband and three wonderful kids. From the outside all seems well, but behind closed doors things are anything but ordinary. Julia's marriage has become distant and she finds stunning evidence about her husband’s actions on his business trips. Julia wants to escape and decides to make a decision that will change her life forever.
The Living Room by Bill Rolfe The Living Room by June 21, 2016 40588 words Read a sample
Daniel’s dedication to his career, fueled by a tragic loss during his childhood, has made him a successful and sought-after professional working in New York The revelation that a distant relative has passed on sparks a life-changing journey that helps him realize answers to his self-reflective questions—and discover more about his soul. Do you believe in love at first sight? Miracles?
Phase III by James McMechan Phase III by June 21, 2016 69061 words Sample 20%
The newly appointed Duke of Warwick has shunned the spotlight while he cared for his dying wife. While trying to juggle his change in wealth and status and being a single dad Craig loses control of his teen aged daughter Charlotte. His new love Rebecca doesn't know his true status but she knows he's hiding something. Can he trust Rebecca with his secret, will she run, like she did once before.
A Different kind of lad. by Dylanne Enough A Different kind of lad. by June 21, 2016 77114 words Read a sample
A girl pretending to be a boy, a spoilt sister and her mean brother, a horrible stepmother and an obsessed psychopath...just the recipe for a beautiful love story. Hazel becomes Hector to protect herself but not without consequences. Like falling in love with her mean but handsome boss Wren, attracting the attention of a gorgeous black-eyed madman Jon and making Wren's sister fall in love with her
Holly Does the Doctor by Nicole Zahara Holly Does the Doctor by June 20, 2016 11288 words Read a sample
She's good medicine! Young, beautiful, hot and hungry, Holly is every man’s fantasy—and every parent’s nightmare! +++BONUS STORY+++ THE BOSS OF ME! Erotic short stories.
The Billionaire's First Christmas - A Sweet Christmas Romance by Holly Rayner The Billionaire's First Christmas - A Sweet Christmas Romance by June 20, 2016 48112 words Read a sample
Aaron Winters, the gorgeously handsome billionaire CEO and philanthropist has always hated Christmas; for him, the festive season holds too many tormenting memories... Robyn Hurst is one of his many dutiful employees, but won't let anything - or anyone - cancel Christmas for her...
The SEAL’s Dilemma:Sexual Healing Book 1 by foreroz The SEAL’s Dilemma:Sexual Healing Book 1 by June 20, 2016 15674 words Read a sample
Brave Navy SEAL, James, is on mission when he gets wounded in action and is confined to his hospital bed. Memories of his loving wife, Dayna, are what keep him going until stunning ebony nurse Traci turns up and turns his world upside down. Miles away from Dayna, can James contain himself or will the alpha male in him come out and get what it really wants? The series continues with three more book
The Independent Girl by Sneha K The Independent Girl by June 20, 2016 147360 words Read a sample
A passionate, tender love story of a lonely girl, Sandhya who begins to trust and love Akash, a wealthy but well natured man. This is a story of Love, Trust, Compassion and Betrayal. For anyone who is a romantic at heart and likes a love hate kind of romance, this book would take you into the emotional roller coaster ride of Sandhya and Akash's life! “Epic book” -Nathenel (Wattpad Reader)
Revenge and Vengeance... Is Best Served Cold, Like Gazpacho Soup. by Curly Shirley Revenge and Vengeance... Is Best Served Cold, Like Gazpacho Soup. by June 19, 2016 88323 words Read a sample
Innocence lost can never be replaced. Once it has gone its gone, but how you move on is up to you. Carrie read the poem and laughed because moving on when you are treading in quicksand is easier said than done. Carrie had all the luck of a field full of three leaved clovers. Then one night she found one with four, in a planter by a newsagents and her luck changed that night and so too did her life
When Darkness Falls by Laura Morgan When Darkness Falls by June 19, 2016 11315 words Read a sample
When Darkness Falls and the creatures of monstrous myth are unbound, can the innocent remain pure and untainted by their lure? Do they truly want to, or is the seduction too hard for those open to him to ignore or deny… Find out in this new short story by Laura Morgan that serves as a stand-alone and prequel to the Black Rose series...
The Wild Flower by Emily Cole The Wild Flower by June 19, 2016 9278 words Read a sample
When her love life falls apart, Lily is determined to move on and pick up the pieces. But nothing is ever that simple. When Sam, a troubled but undeniably sexy stranger almost breaks through her shell, Lily can’t decide whether to run, or stay the night. Should she give him a chance? Or push him away to protect her fragile heart…
Apocalyptic Legends Episode 1 by Melanie Ray Apocalyptic Legends Episode 1 by June 18, 2016 75366 words Read a sample
A worker of the secret DIM (Dimensional Investigative Missions) investigates a small Kansas town that disappeared overnight. While visiting one of the few houses that remained, he discovers a strange twelve-year-old boy that knows about the other dimensions. The discovery will send the boy to DIM with his sister. Shortly after, dragons descend upon the Earth.
Rehearsal: A Different Drummer (1-0-Overture) by LK Hunsaker Rehearsal: A Different Drummer (1-0-Overture) by June 18, 2016 3311 words Read a sample
The Rehearsal Series is a musical romantic saga beginning in Spring, 1974 and running into the mid-Eighties. Family, parenting, and friendship mix into a story of lingering and passionate romance. A Different Drummer is the first book of the series, now split into separate sections. In Overture, the prologue, Evan finds Duncan playing in a little dive in Greenville, Pennsylvania. Spring 1972
Sherwood (Part 1) A Robin Hood Time-Travel Romance by Mimi Riser Sherwood (Part 1) A Robin Hood Time-Travel Romance by June 18, 2016 15256 words Read a sample
In the shadows of Sherwood lurk villains and heroes. The trick is to discover which is which… (Part 1 of a 5 Part Serial)… Danger, daring, and a love to span centuries – Witness the birth of a Legend!
My Inner Alien by Arwen Jayne My Inner Alien by June 18, 2016 65422 words Read a sample
Phoenix O'Halloran, Red to her friends, is a brash, in your face journalist who always gets her story. Having long ago lost touch with her emotions, except righteous indignation, she now has a very strange problem. Her subconscious has acquired a voice of its own. It's insisting it’s an extraterrestrial alien who needs her help. Not only that, he's her mate.
Dinginlik Metronomu by Ceyhun C Canbazoglu Dinginlik Metronomu by June 16, 2016 38643 words Sample 20%
"Bazen her şey sonundan başlar. Geç kalan hep sensindir!". Dinginlik Metronomu romanı, her şeyini kaybettikten sonra Beyoğlu'nda bir çatıda karavan içinde yaşayan Tibet isimli ana karakterin sigara izmaritinin yol açtığı bir kaza sonrası bambaşka hayatlarla çakışan kaderini anlatıyor. Sıra dışı özelliklere sahip tarihi bir metronom, peşindeki hırslı insanların öyküsü...
Not Quite Home by Kathryn Judson Not Quite Home by June 16, 2016 41318 words Read a sample
You would think that a lifetime of taking on the bad guys would prepare a man to handle whatever came his way in retirement, now wouldn't you? Think again. Working for MI5 1/2 was almost easy, compared to some of what Richard Hugh is up against now.
Corporeal by Danielle Powers Corporeal by June 16, 2016 33113 words Sample 20%
In his seventeen years of life, there weren't exactly a lot of things that Connor Drake was good at. He didn't excel in school and was never quite good enough to be the star of any sports teams. That was before the accident. And before the dying. And then suddenly there was Phoenix and wings and a newborn boy that he'd die to protect. Seventeen years later, he might just get the chance.
Fury by Benjamin Kelly Fury by June 15, 2016 12833 words Read a sample
A beautiful stranger shows up making wild claims that plunge Bryce into a living nightmare.
Chasing Bigfoot: A Shifter Agents Standalone Story by Lauren Esker Chasing Bigfoot: A Shifter Agents Standalone Story by June 14, 2016 13456 words Read a sample
Free 13,000-word short story featuring Agents Jack Ross and Casey McClaren from Handcuffed to the Bear. Casey gets her first field case, investigating Bigfoot sightings on Washington's Olympic Peninsula. Are Casey and Jack about to come face to face with a real life Bigfoot, or is there more to this case than it seems?
Remembering The Anniversary by Mario V. Farina Remembering The Anniversary by June 14, 2016 760 words Read a sample
Ben had forgotten his wife's first anniversary. Wendy was deeply disappointed. He had not given her so much as a card! Ben had learned his lesson and was not going to forget next time. He wrote a computer program that would remind him. Alas, the program worked, but he almost forgot anyway. You'll chuckle when you see how the story ends.
Brand New Day - Book 3 - Square One by Wren Rogers Brand New Day - Book 3 - Square One by June 13, 2016 73992 words Sample 20%
Ellen Addison is a hard working, lonely server longing in sad silence for the Good Ship's handsome Chef Rob Anderson. Rob is a seriously talented carefree chef, newly transplanted to Cincinnati from New York. Hard twelve hour line shifts followed by hard drinking at the bar fills most all of his time. When a mysterious stranger enters their lives aboard The Good Ship, life takes a drastic turn.
Brand New Day - Book 2 - Coming Together by Wren Rogers Brand New Day - Book 2 - Coming Together by June 13, 2016 54354 words Sample 20%
Ellen Addison is a hard working, lonely server longing in sad silence for the Good Ship's handsome Chef Rob Anderson. Rob is a seriously talented carefree chef, newly transplanted to Cincinnati from New York. Hard twelve hour line shifts followed by hard drinking at the bar fills most all of his time. When a mysterious stranger enters their lives aboard The Good Ship, life takes a a drastic turn.
Brand New Day - Book 1 - Falling Apart by Wren Rogers Brand New Day - Book 1 - Falling Apart by June 13, 2016 68148 words Sample 20%
Ellen Addison is a hard working, lonely server longing in sad silence for the Good Ship's handsome Chef Rob Anderson. Rob is a seriously talented carefree chef, newly transplanted to Cincinnati from New York. Hard twelve hour line shifts followed by hard drinking at the bar fills most all of his time. When a mysterious stranger enters their lives aboard The Good Ship, life takes a drastic turn.
Into The Night - Part One by Mae Nunnally Into The Night - Part One by June 13, 2016 7067 words Read a sample
Man saves woman from attackers. There is pull a that keeps him wanting to be with her, but what he is keeps him away.
A Mother's Work is Never Done by Caroline Warfield A Mother's Work is Never Done by June 13, 2016 1683 words Read a sample
Can the earl find enough wisdom to calm a young man's fears, and strengthen his marriage in the process? This short story carries the characters in Warfield's A Dangerous Nativity forward.
Never Again by RJ Heaton Never Again by June 13, 2016 93210 words Read a sample
A chance encounter turns hot very quickly, but an unexpected surprise from Treva's past returns. A simple vacation spins violently out of control.