Category Archives: Contemporary Romance

Playing it Kale

It was one of the scariest things I’d ever done: walking out on stage, opening my mouth, and singing for everyone at that wedding to hear. Because I’m awkward. I always mess things up, I forget my lyrics, and guaranteed, I’ll do something weird. I’m a nerd, a lab assistant. Not a pop star.

But that night, I met someone who changed my life forever. Kale McCain. World-famous model, ladies’ man, not a flaw to him. And the most unexpected thing happened-sparks flew. Everything about Kale is smooth: his attitude, his voice, his body… He is my polar opposite. But somehow, him-me, we work.

Then there was the video he made. Us together, me singing, him grinning like I was the sun, moon, and stars. And my simple life exploded. Suddenly, the world has a new celebrity couple to obsess about. We’ve barely started a relationship. Now there’s all this pressure. When our once seemingly perfect life gets shaken, will we come out stronger, or will what everyone has been saying about us-that this is too quick, too serious, and that we’re too young for this to be real-come to truth?

I’m Whitney Ford, and from the second Kale McCain walked into my life, I knew it would never be the same.

99 Cent Bargain eBook from July 16 – 23, 2017

A Promise Of Home

When Branna O’Donnell heads back to Lake Howling, Oregon, she’s not sure what to expect. It’s a place that holds plenty of memories, both good and bad, but Branna is determined to find some peace there from the demons of her past. However, she soon realizes that living in a small town again comes with complications, and one of them is named Jake McBride.

Once the town golden boy, Dr. McBride has returned from Iraq angry and, like her, shouldering a few emotional scars. They strike sparks off each other from the outset, and Branna knows that if she gives in to the attraction between them it’s going to result in a world of pain. The problem is she’s not sure how to walk away.

FREE eBook from July 14 – 21, 2017

Love, Second Time Around

Maggie Stewart is a retired lawyer, working to preserve the heritage of her little English cottage in Summerfield village. Her children have grown and she’s content to ride horses in the countryside and enjoy her retirement.

Except she needs money for her renovations … and she’s lonely.

When she joins her old environmental team to go up against an oil company, Maggie finds herself working in opposition to a man she once loved from afar, many years ago.

Idaho ranch owner Greg Warren is rich and entitled, with a dark past that he hides behind a professional smile. But inside, he struggles with loneliness after the loss of his wife, and the rage of a wild daughter who won’t let him move on.

Love blooms as Maggie and Greg take a chance on a new start, but can they find a balance between their two worlds?

In this sweet romance, set between the English countryside and the mountains and farmland of Idaho, can Maggie and Greg find love second time around?

If you love a happy ending, this clean and wholesome, contemporary romance might just be for you.

FREE eBook from July 7 – 11, 2017

Ice

Where secrets are sacred and diamonds are currency. diamondclubworld.com Angelina was trained to work undercover, but not alongside sinfully sexy Morgan. Every day New York City police officer Angelina DiCarlo struggles to make it on her own merits. Between being a female and little sister of two of NYPD’s finest and the daughter of retired chief, overcoming her colleagues’ misconception she was on the force because of her family connections was an everyday battle. An opportunity to work undercover finally comes along, but she will have to model diamonds at the exclusive millionaire’s Diamond Club in a less than ladylike manner. Millionaire Morgan Sinclair’s world is rocked when his best friend is found murdered. He will do anything to find those responsible and make them pay. As a millionaire and new member of the Diamond Club, the police recruit him to work as an inside mole to help them catch the killers. Will Angelina and Morgan be able to play their intimate role together without losing control or will their close encounters shatter their control?

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My Heart, My Home

Kate Jacobson took the first bus out of Madelia, Washington the day she graduated high school, and she hasn’t looked back. With a blossoming medical career at a busy New York hospital, she has found her calling. But when her best friend is gunned down in front of her by a patient, Kate turns back to her small town roots, looking for stability and a place to belong. Logan McAllister has worked his entire life to make the people of Madelia see him as more than the kid from the wrong side of the tracks. He’s built a business, revitalizing the historic landmark homes in town to their former glories. He grew up with parents so completely infatuated with each other, he can’t imagine wanting to jump into the suffocating arms of love himself. But when his high school crush Kate comes back to town, he can’t help but fan the fires and reignite their old flame. When Kate’s clinic is vandalized, the two set aside the differences stemming from their pasts and set out to find and stop the vandal. As they work to solve one problem, their undeniable feelings present another problem that’s even more dangerous-at least for her heart. Kate can handle the crazy politics. What she can’t handle is smart, sexy, reformed bad boy Logan, who keeps showing up on her doorstep, determined to kiss the living daylights out of her. Logan was wrong for her before, is he even more wrong for her now?

Free eBook from April 7 – 9, 2017

Babe Driven

Driving straight out of trouble and into paradise! A laugh out loud, romantic comedy, by award winning author Lizzie Chantree. Harriet’s wonderfully successful business, Babe Driven, is the talk of the town, but her world is about to come crashing down around her, and the threat seems to be coming from inside her own family. For someone who stays out of the limelight, even though her new company is the hottest ticket around, she’s going to have to avoid the front pages of every newspaper, if she wants to survive the ride! Reviews for Babe Driven: ‘If this is how good the first book is….roll on the next one, fantastic read!’ ‘A great read! Story gripped me from start and I couldn’t put the book down.’ ‘A real hoot all the way through and very entertaining.’ ‘A great book when you want to be distracted from all of the real worries you have in life. I’m a sucker for happy endings, so this book left me with a big smile!’

FREE eBook from March 24 – 28, 2017

Shane

Shane Remington has it all. He has a great family. He’s built his guest ranch into a great business. He’s a good-looking guy and he knows it. Everyone loves him. He may not have a woman, but that’s okay, he can have any woman he wants-and usually does. There is one woman who seems impervious to his charms though, and for some reason it bothers him. Cassidy Lane has it all, too. She’s a talented artist, who has made it commercially. She’s successful in her work and in her life. Whatever she wants, she makes it happen. She came to Montana for a new adventure and it’s working out perfectly. The one thing she doesn’t want-or need-is a man. Shane Remington may be annoyingly attractive, but Cassidy knows he can’t handle her. Guys like him want a small, sweet woman to feed their ego-not a strong smart woman like her to challenge it. There’s no denying the attraction between them, but will it be enough to bring together a woman who doesn’t want anyone and a guy who wants everyone?

FREE eBook from March 23 – 30, 2017

Playing for Kinley (Cruz Brothers #1)

He was in love with his best friend’s sister. He was in love with Kinley Masterson.

And he was in hell.

Parker Cruz pretty much had it made. Coming from basically nothing, he was at the height of his career and was now one of the best baseball players in the major leagues. He was raking in the millions just to play the game that had always been his passion. He was living the dream and could have anything he wanted.

Except Kinley Masterson.

Kinley always knew her camera would take her places someday. But she always imagined that she’d see all of those places and share in those experiences with someone she loved. Someone she fell for a long time ago and someone who had crushed her heart and left her broken and crying in his wake. Parker Cruz. She had loved him forever and the one summer they had together was magic…before he took off for Boston and acted like she’d never meant anything to him.

Parker knew he’d screwed it up bad with Kinley and he didn’t blame her for hating him. But what he thought had been the right decision at the time turned out to be the worst mistake he had ever made. And now he was determined to win her back. He was going to make her fall in love with him again and nothing and no one was going to stand in his way. Not even Kinley.

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Surrendered Control

When unwilling erotic dancer Amy Jones was gifted a holiday to Lanzarote she had no idea how much it would change her life. Everything she knew was about to fall apart thanks to an encounter with a handsome blue-eyed stranger. He will show her truths and help her face her innocence, but can she live with his need to control and the reasons behind it?

Debonair businessman James North is running from his past. He refuses to face it, preferring to hide behind his rigid control. But when he meets a blonde haired beauty the volcanic eruptions of passion between them show him that life isn’t the black and white he was lead to believe.

Surrendered control is the debut novel of the author Anna Edwards. It tells of the fledgeling love between James and Amy and how their pasts twist and turn to tear them apart. The novel is set in London, but through business travels, it is given an international feel based on the author’s personal life.

Are you ready to step inside the world of Control?

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Ever Since

Gorgeous. Scottish. A musician-but not in the traditional sense. No, Matteu MacKenzie is one of the best bagpipe players around-a Master Piper. And Cora had given her heart to him, only to have him break it by choosing his music over her. But a secret they share is tearing them apart, and unless Cora is willing to acknowledge what happened, Matty feels their love can never be redeemed. And by midnight on New Year’s Eve, their chances will expire.

EVER SINCE they met as teens, they clicked. Completely.

EVER SINCE they started dating, they knew they belonged together.

EVER SINCE the car accident that ended innocent lives, Cora has been on her own-abandoned, bereft, betrayed by the only man she’d ever loved.

EVER SINCE the day Matty’s distracted driving almost cost Cora her life, he’s been unable to cope with how deeply he failed her.

They have not been the same

EVER SINCE.

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Jeep Tour

When her marriage falls apart and she loses her job, Jackie Sullivan decides to start over among the red rocks of Sedona, Arizona. Is she chasing a dream or Rick, the dreamy tour guide she just met?

Jackie’s efforts to reinvent herself in the tight-knit desert community are complicated. Does Rick want a relationship or just a friend with benefits? In the case of her ex, absence definitely makes the heart grow fonder. Is it her imagination or is Rob more amazing than ever? Fueled by an unflagging sense of humor and lots of caffeine, Jackie sets off to discover a whole new life- she’s had her happy, now she wants her ever after.

FREE eBook from December 31, 2016 to January 1, 2017

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Knight in Cowboy Boots: International Billionaires X: The Latinos

Gambling on an easy seduction, a Latino charmer finds the tables turned by an ugly duckling.

Nick Townsend believes in one thing-himself. His charisma, his intelligence, his ability to make a deal.

Jessica McDowell believes in two things-her hotels and her honor. Neither of which she’s interested in giving to this sexy, sultry man.

But when a deal Nick made with her father blows up in his face, he’s going to have to find a way to win the hand of a woman who believes he can’t be trusted even if she loves him.

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Trusting Jake

trusting-jakeBroken down at the side of the road, Jenna Stone’s life is like her car. In need of a jumpstart. Tired of playing by other people’s rules, the widowed single mom guards her new freedom by keeping her deadbeat husband alive . . . in name only. But meeting Jake Traynor makes her question the merits of lying.

Workaholic millionaire Jackson Traynor is all business. No pleasure. Until assisting a beautiful redhead with her broken down car reminds Jake what he really wants.

But what if the person you truly want is the one you can never have? Jake will question everything he’s ever believed– because Jen and her kids are the family he’s always dreamed of. But it’s Christmas– the season of wishes. When his company is threatened, Jenna will risk everything to protect Jake– even if it means exposing old secrets.

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Love and Mistletoe: A Holiday Contemporary Romance

love-mistletoeOne blizzard. Two opposites. A whole lot of time under the mistletoe.

Josh Carson has a secret. As a firefighter he’s comfortable being sent in to save forests and wildlife, but in his spare time he creates delicate hair ribbons that are anything but masculine. When he finds Simone snowed in on Nymph Island–and she’d rather freeze than be saved by Mr. Tough Guy–he realizes that the only way to win her over and get her to safety is to take a risk and reveal his true self.

Simone Pascal loves being independent and self-reliant–she’s never needed a man to save her, and yet she keeps falling into Josh’s arms at every turn, wanting him to rescue her. The worst part? She likes it. A lot. Which is a big problem since she’s rearranged her entire life to take on a new project-a baby via a sperm donor. Her life plans most definitely do not include anything as unpredictable as falling in love with Mr. Macho Firefighter, but that seems to be exactly what she’s doing.

Will the two come to terms with their true selves in time to snag their happily ever after? Or will they be spending Christmas cold and alone?

Read this addictive romance as a standalone!

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