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PRINCE OF JIRAN by Sylvie Grayson
The Last War, book 5

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A Penrhy prince caught between duty and desire. Can he win the impending battle?

Shandro, Prince of the Penrhy tribe of Jiran, disagrees with his father, Sovereign Pollack, on nearly every issue that arises between them. But his goal is to uphold the family values in spite of Pollack’s conniving moves as he deals with the hotbed of competing nations surrounding them.

Then Shandro is sent on a mission across the mountains into Khandarken to bring back Princess Chinata, a bride for Emperor Carlton’s Advisor. In exchange, Jiran and the Penrhy tribe are given a peace agreement, protection against invasion by the Emperor’s troops. This seems a good trade, as Carlton is hovering on their borders with his need for more land. However, not far into the journey, it becomes apparent someone is not adhering to the terms of the peace accord.

Near the tribal border, Shandro and his troops have come under direct attack from unknown forces. He digs deeper into Chinata’s background to find strong ties to the New Empire. Is it too dangerous to bring Princess Chinata into Jiran? Or as her escort, does Shandro become her defender against the Emperor’s troops?


ENCHANTER REDEEMED by Sharon Ashwood Camelot Reborn, Book 4 Harlequin | Amazon | B&N | Kobo | iBooks Ancient magic and new passion… In the last battle for Camelot, Merlin had to make a terrible choice. Now he must pay the price. When a demon from his past reappears, she wants nothing more than to destroy the wizard. Now to reap her vengeance as a lover scorned, the demon occupies the body of Clary—the apprentice who is capturing his heart—and has the innocent behaving in uncharacteristic ways. Ways that push the forbidden desire Clary and Merlin share into heated play…


COME HOME WITH ME by Susan Lyons w/a Susan Fox Blue Moon Harbor, Title 3 Amazon | Kobo | B&N | iBooks It may be a dot in the Pacific Northwest, but tiny Blue Moon Harbor always has room for love . . . Miranda Gabriel has finally hit rock-bottom. As a high-school drop-out, she fled Blue Moon Harbor and her shattered family life, and chased after love in all the wrong places. But now, as a single mom, her priority is her two-year-old daughter. Her only choice is to swallow her pride and return to the island she’s always hated. At least between working and studying, she’ll be too busy for romance—especially when the prospect is a nice guy, exactly the kind she knows she doesn’t deserve . . . The island veterinarian, Luke Chandler is a widower raising four-year-old twin boys. In high school, he found bad girl Miranda fascinating—and though life has changed them both, he’s still intrigued. Luke has known true love, and something about Miranda makes him long to experience it again. Yet he’s wary of opening himself, and his boys, to hurt. But his heart may not give him a choice. And together, maybe he and Miranda can give each other the courage to believe in themselves, and to embrace a promising new future . . . “Like its main character, the book triumphs.” – Kirkus Reviews


MAGGIE’S REVENGE by Jacquie Biggar Wounded Hearts, Book 6 ToPurchase DEA Special Agent Maggie Holt is fierce, smart, beautiful – and in over her head. Maggie has been working undercover 15 months when she is taken by Chinese-Mexican cartel leader, Chenglei. She tries to escape with 8 other women and is captured and brutally punished. Adam O’Connor is angry and frustrated. It’s his fault his partner, and one-time lover, is missing and no matter how many leads he chases, they don’t bring Maggie home. An unexpected break in the case sends Adam south to Texas. His old SEAL Team Chief, Frank Stein, offers his home and his help in the search effort. Will these two strong men find Maggie? And will their decades old friendship be destroyed by their love for the same woman? Read the exciting continuation of the Wounded Hearts Saga today!


HIS COUNTRY HEART by Reggi Allder Sierra Creek series, Book 2 Amazon Will wedding bells ring in Sierra Creek? Amy Long has her new life in Sierra Creek planned, men and marriage not needed. Then she finds the perfect man in gorgeous rodeo champion Wyatt Cameron. After only a few months, she promises to marry him. Is everything happening too fast? Is it a terrible mistake? Should she listen to listen to her head or her heart? Once a confirmed bachelor, all Wyatt can think about is making Amy his wife. Can he trust her love or is he deluding himself? If her devotion is a lie, he could marry quickly and regret it soon afterward. Sparks fly when opposites attract.


KILTED AT THE ALTAR by Anna Markland Clash of the Tartans, Book 2 Amazon A rip-roaring comedic romance set in the Highlands of Scotland, part of the bestselling “Clash of the Tartans” series! Who jilted whom? Darroch MacKeegan vows revenge when his intended bride, Isabel MacRain, fails to show up for a marriage arranged to settle the long feud between their clans. Isabel’s father lays waste to MacKeegan lands in retaliation for Darroch jilting his daughter. Who stands to gain from the mix-up? Perhaps a blue dog and a wee lass who never speaks can help solve the mystery and reconcile two people who were always meant to be together.


MESSED UP CHRISTMAS by Jo-Ann Carson A Ghost & Abby Mystery Novella Amazon.com | Amazon.ca Magical mayhem for the holidays! Single mom Abby Jenkins runs a detective agency out of a haunted teahouse in the Pacific Northwest town of Sunset Cove, and while she finds tackling the usual supernatural suspects easy, she can’t face Christmas. She wants this one to be perfect for her kids. With a yuletide to-do list longer than Main Street, a jealous Viking-ghost boyfriend with existential issues, and unreliable witch powers, she’s in a twisted-tinsel, holiday funk, when the mayor asks her to find a missing angel. The statue, which sat on top of the Christmas tree in the town square for the last hundred years, symbolizes all that’s good about the holidays: love, peace and joy. Abby drops everything to look for the stolen angel. Will she find Christmas along the way?


MARRIED TO DECEIVE by Kay Gregory Reluctant Brides series Book 1 Amazon.comAmazon.ca 1998, Cornwall, England As Phaedra’s husband nears death, Iain Trebanian – the man she has always loved – returns to Cornwall believing Phaedra is a self-serving gold-digger. Yet every choice Phaedra made she made for him. Now Iain must choose:  Turn his back on Phaedra’s love, or continue to believe her choices were more self-serving than self-sacrificing. (Originally published as His Father’s Wife. Now updated and re-edited).


A MOST HANDSOME GENTLEMAN by Suzan Lauder Amazon Elizabeth Bennet’s life is uncomplicated until she meets a quartet of new men: the haughty but handsome Mr. Darcy, the pert-with-a-pout Mr. Bingley, the confident and captivating Mr. Wickham—and then there is her father’s cousin, the happy man towards whom almost every female eye has turned. Mr. Collins is HOT—well, incredibly handsome in Regency-speak—beautiful of face, fine of figure, elegant of air, his perfect clothing and hair matching his Greek god-like form. Unfortunately, when he opens his mouth, Elizabeth wishes he were mute. With affected servility and prideful self-conceit, he capitalizes upon his exquisite appearance and fixes on Jane Bennet as his bride. Can Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy form an alliance to stop Jane’s suitors from issuing challenges—and will Elizabeth coax a smile from Mr. Darcy? Bestselling Regency romance author Suzan Lauder delivers a hilarious Austenesque romance suitable for all readers of Pride and Prejudice.


SWEET RESOLUTION by Mimi Barbour The Mob Tracker Series – Book #3 Amazon | Kobo | iBooks | B&N Ever since her brother’s murder at the hands of his own gang members, revenge, born of hate, drives Cassidy Santino to make those killers pay. Recent rumors hint that a female was among the murdering group, which means her search needs to continue. Still working at the bar that doubles as the gang’s HQ, Cass walks the nightly tightrope of staying out of the clutches of the she-devil boss/gang leader, as well as the men who mistake her for being weak, especially the L.A. scumbag who’s taken an inordinate dislike to her. One thing she can’t lose – the affections of the detective whose patience with her stubbornness is wearing thin. When he’s taken hostage, life goes into an even deeper spiral of conflicts and tension. Detective Trace McGuire can’t bear to watch the love of his life being sucked into the darkness and dysfunction of the Lipstick Club where she bartends. He wants her free of the nightmare. But when he’s taken prisoner, how can he help her? Hell… how can he help himself?


KISS ON THE BEACH by Shelley Adina Book 3 in the Corsair’s Cove Chocolate Shop series Amazon KindleKoboiBooksNook Bittersweet is only an acquired taste if you haven’t been craving it half your life … Jamie Finlayson can’t imagine a more magical place than Corsair’s Cove. His family has deep roots here—and all Jamie has ever wanted is to build homes where other people can put down their own. If only the woman he’s loved since high school shared his dreams and hopes! She left the moment she could to chase her own dreams… but now she’s back for Pirate Fest and he has one more chance. Brynn Kato is CFO of Ocean Technology, the first woman ever to be appointed to the executive staff of the tech company. Why now, of all times, does she have to go back to Corsair’s Cove? Her only connections with the place are her cousins and a weird inheritance—one quarter of a haunted chocolate shop. She’ll sell her share and leave the town behind—again. The last thing she expects is a reunion with a certain carpenter who has only grown more attractive since her junior-high crush on him. She’ll just overlook the thing about the ghosts. Can the high-powered but lonely executive and the homebuilder without a home find their way to what each needs most? Or will his sweetness and her bitterness be as incompatible as chocolate and lemon cream? And as the veil between worlds becomes thinner with the approach of Halloween, the Wolf of the West is getting more desperate in his quest to bring the last members of his family to true love … “Love is a sweet adventure—especially in Corsair’s Cove! I always love Shelley Adina’s books!” —Bella Andre (aka Lucy Kevin), New York Times bestselling author of The Sullivans


KISS IN THE WIND by Rachel Goldsworthy Book 2 in the Corsair’s Cove Chocolate Shop series Amazon Kindle | Kobo | iBooks | Nook Her life was semisweet—he added the honey and spice. Food chemist Livy Tarbert can taste how delicious it’ll be to return to Corsair’s Cove and develop fabulous new treats for the family chocolate shop. But when her recipes call for nuts, she’s thinking almonds, not Bonney the parrot channeling Great-Aunt Ruby from the Other Side. Livy operates solo—whether she’s jogging or working in the kitchen—and she certainly hadn’t planned on family interference … or tavern owner Mack Johanssen. Yet there he is, always trying to add a little honey to her life. Mack’s a total team player. It’s why he loves running the Zephyr’s Rest tavern and the Chamber of Commerce and the Corsair’s Cove baseball team. So he’s more than happy to help out newcomer Livy. But Livy’s got her own plans. How’s a guy to get to first base with a woman who doesn’t even see him standing in front of her with his heart in his hands? Unless he believes Ruby’s old ghost stories and accepts a little help from Livy’s pirate ancestor, the Wolf of the West … “Kiss in the Wind is funny and whimsical and as delicious as the best chocolate.” —Nancy Warren, USA Today bestselling author


KISS AT THE COVE by Lee McKenzie Book 1 in the Corsair’s Cove Chocolate Shop series Amazon Kindle | Kobo | iBooks | Nook Life is like a chocolate-covered cherry—glossy on the outside; a sweet, sticky mess inside. Two Mr. Wrongs don’t make a right. That’s why Prudence Parker has ended her engagement—twice. But she loves weddings and believes in happily ever after—which is a good thing, since she’s the only wedding planner in Corsair’s Cove, and the quaint coastal town is a popular Pacific Northwest destination for couples tying the knot. And, with its history of pirates, ghosts and assorted ne’er-do-wells, Corsair’s Cove is a charming place to call home. After being stood up at the altar, marine biologist Spencer MacKewan moves to the Cove to accept a position at the research station. The wedding-that-wasn’t has left him more relieved than brokenhearted, and he’s determined not to make that mistake twice. Falling for Pru Parker is definitely not in the plan. Then trouble comes in the form of a chocolate shop, an inheritance gone wrong, and a clutch of long-lost cousins. When Pru’s plans for the rest of her life begin to crumble, Spencer helps her pick up the pieces. There’s more than salt in the air at Corsair’s Cove. Desperately fighting an old curse, the pirate ghost known as the Wolf of the West is determined to help the last descendants of Blackthorne blood find true love before he vanishes forever on Hallowe’en night. But this is a quest like no other. Even a skilled sea captain will encounter heavy weather when he tries to push the gun-shy and the twice-burned into each other’s arms…


SHAG LAKE by Susan McEachern Amazon.com | Amazon.ca Geri McKenna hasn’t seen her brother’s best friend, Sean Eastman, since he graduated high school. Sean left their little town of Pembroke just hours after she nailed him with a kiss behind the shed, never to be seen or heard from again. No calls, no texts, no social media to stalk online. Eight years later, Sean resurfaces in their hometown unannounced. Blinded by his looming height, crystal blue eyes and the guns he’s grown since high school, Geri thinks it’s just a happy coincidence that he’s back at the same time she’s taken leave from her dead-end job to come home for her brother’s wedding. It doesn’t even enter her mind that Sean’s return coincides with the mysterious disappearance of a woman in the vicinity of Shag Lake in nearby Algonquin Park. Until she bumps into him at the crime scene. Determined to revive her flagging career in journalism, Geri’s investigation into the missing woman leads her into the clandestine world of an alien cover-up, with Sean Eastman at the center of it all. So when he comes to take her into hiding from a corrupt shadow government that wants to permanently shut her down, Geri must decide if Sean is a trustworthy friend or one of the people who wants her dead.


HIDDEN by Shereen Vedam Tales of Ryca, Book 1 Amazon Come out, come out, wherever you are… A fugitive from an evil sorcerer, GILLY hides among shadows, tortured by memories of the family she lost. Her twisted leg is both a hindrance and a reminder of her tragic past. For twenty-three years, she disguises herself as an eccentric goat herder and lives alone at the edge of an idyllic village. Who would notice her here? From a distance, she keeps a maternal eye on her only remaining sister, ANNA. But in a moment of crisis, her fantasy of safety is shattered. Her use of magic lifts the veil and now she and Anna must flee again. The evil sorcerer, and the malevolent King he serves, are on their scent. A perilous journey across unknown terrain with family, friends and strangers, leads Gilly and Anna back to the beginning. To discover hidden secrets, earn forgiveness for past discretions and perhaps even find enduring love. If they manage to stay alive long enough.


WHOLE LOT O’ LOVE by Bonnie Edwards Books2Read Ashlee Branton’s lottery win is giving her and her son a new, settled life back home. Except that returning to Blaine, Washington means facing her son’s father, Brick Harcourt, in a most unsettling way. Ashlee deserted Brick and his less-than-accepting family when she’d become pregnant. Refusing to be just a statistic, she worked hard to raise their baby on her own. But as luck would have it, she has a chance to repair what she broke back then. Dare she take one more chance on love? But Ashlee has two pasts now, one with Brick and one with an ex who wants to crash their reunion. Will she run again or stay and sacrifice money for love?


THE HEALER by LizAnn Carson Aura Weavers Book 1 Amazon.ca | Amazon.com Imagine a land… Life in the Midland follows the seasons from planting to harvest, and into the fallow months of storytelling and feasts. Nothing had disrupted the peaceful, primarily agrarian way of life for hundreds of years. It is a world predicated on magic… Surrounding the planet and contributing to the prosperity of the land is the Aura, a force nobody can explain but none doubt. A group of people known as Weavers walk the byways, bringing their skills to town and hamlet. Weavers are born with an innate Auric connection, and are able to manipulate the Aura’s energy for specific uses. Willow has been a Healer all her life. She uses the Aura to enhance her own rich knowledge of healing plants and energetic techniques. She might weave a template showing a broken bone how to mend, a fever to abate, a birth to proceed smoothly. And then, into this peaceful life—catastrophe. Two alien men crash near one of the major east-west trails. No one can imagine where they came from. They bring with them a mysterious box whose energy disrupts the Aura, leaving Willow and Weavers everywhere shaken and afraid, not only from the loss of their powers, but also because the box has the potential to become a pawn in a struggle for domination. From the moment she rescues them, Willow’s life is entangled with these men, and with the struggle to save her world.


HOOK, LINE & SINKER by Ev Bishop River’s Sigh B & B, # 4 Amazon.com | Amazon.caB&N | iBooks | Kobo Brian Archer, lawyer and infamous playboy, returns to Greenridge after a long holiday to find his life in ashes. Literally. His condo has burned to the ground, and with it, his delusion that he’s a footloose, fancy-free guy who doesn’t secretly crave a home and a place to belong. Staying with his lovebird brother and sister-in-law at River’s Sigh B & B proves unbearable, only rubbing in his deep loneliness. As does getting to know one of the other guests, a damsel determined to get herself out of distress, without any help from him. What is it about sweet, troubled Katelyn that makes Brian want to go all knight-in-shining-armor? And why is he suddenly longing for things he doesn’t even believe in, like true love, marriage . . . ? Single mom and wannabe entrepreneur Katelyn Kellerman needs to escape from Greenridge. Her safety, and that of her children, relies on it. Plus, she knows the hazards of trusting someone all too well. So why, after meeting Brian Archer, does she wish she could just stay put and build a home? With him. No matter how they fight their feelings, Brian and Katelyn fall for each other hook, line and sinker—but life isn’t a fairy tale. Brian can’t live in limbo forever, Katelyn’s ex is increasingly threatening, and she needs to secure a future for her and her kids. Can they beat the odds, salvage the ashes of their pasts, and risk everything for love, or are they just fishing for trouble?


HOT AND FILTHY: THE HONEYMOON by Whitley Cox The Dark and Damaged Hearts Series, Book 4.5 Amazon | iBooks | B&N | Kobo | GooglePlay Emma Everly didn’t know true love or happiness until she met enigmatic millionaire James Shaw. He turned her world upside down, all for the better, possessing her heart, body, and soul. He brought her over to the dark and dirty side and opened her eyes to the wild and kinky sex Emma didn’t even know she craved. Now they’re married and ready to start their life together, and Emma realizes all her dreams are coming true. With a romantic honeymoon planned on a live-aboard boat in French Polynesia with nothing but her handsome husband and the fishes, Emma is positive James will take her body to newer and more extreme heights of pleasure. But James has other ideas, and even in the middle of their sexy sea adventure, their relationship is put to the test. Emma must find a way to come to terms with James’ demands or risk ruining their first holiday as husband and wife. ***A quick and funny story with nothing but sex, scuba diving, and newlywed bickering. Because these two deserve a chill honeymoon. As I’ve started telling people, it’s nothing but pure filth with the odd parrot fish sighting. Don’t expect the darkness and angst of the other books; this little story is meant to be light, fun, super dirty and give you all the happy feels. ***Warning, this book contains explicit sexual content, vulgar language, and BDSM***


DREAMS AND PROMISES: Love, Loss and Redemption in a Land of Infinite Promise Amazon.com | Amazon.ca Dreams and Promises comprises six short stories and novellas written by authors who live on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. It’s our way of honoring Canada’s Sesquicentennial. July 1st 2017 marks 150 years since our country became a Confederation. Thank you for helping us celebrate our nation’s milestone birthday. My Baby Wrote Me A Letter by Jacquie Biggar A family’s brush with the past will threaten the fabric of their lives.  Grace Freeman is eight months pregnant, and with her navy husband away on a mission, she craves the security of her childhood home in Canada. When she finds a letter written by her long-lost mother, it creates a tear in the foundation of those she loves. Can Grace find a way to bring her family peace, or will a message from the past destroy their future? Rendezvous by Anna Markland Ian Donaldson is a gentleman clerk with the NW fur trading company. Newly arrived in Fort William from Scotland, he is immediately drawn to Nindaanis, a metis woman with an illegitimate child. When the baby’s voyageur father returns for the annual Great Rendezvous, Ian defies convention and fights for the woman he  loves. With Glowing Hearts by Reggi Allder Would you leave everything you know to follow the man you love? A Royal Canadian Air Force pilot and a British nurse meet in London during the Blitz. Can the love that blossoms between them survive the ravages of war? Once Upon an Attic by LizAnn Carson Kate is Jamie’s ideal woman. His meddlesome grandfather agrees. Only two problems stand in the way: Kate has uncovered Gramps’ long-hidden love story, and Gramps is… a ghost. Prairie Storm by Sylvie Grayson It’s 1918, and prairie farmer Shane Narraway is doing his best to help feed the Allied troops overseas. But his real goal is to marry Emily Waddell. With the war news worsening daily, his brother fighting in Europe, and the outbreak of the Spanish flu, Shane’s life is about to unfold in ways he never imagined. When the Boys Came Home by Alice Valdal When Dot McGuire’s fiancé is reported missing during the Great War, she accepts the inevitable and builds a new life for herself.  Then he comes home, suffering from amnesia. Does her future lie in the old dream, or in the changing world of the roaring twenties?


DIVING IN HEART FIRST by Yvonne Rediger Amazon Deke said he’d keep Maddie safe, but didn’t realize he was the one at risk. Maddie Windsor is getting on with her life, after a nasty break up. She is bound for the island of Utila and determined to achieve one of her fondest wishes–to pass her PADI scuba diving basic level. Deke Ellis is also bound for the Utila Dive Lodge, except he was already volun-told to track Maddie by his boss, as a favour for the RCMP. Seven million dollars is missing and so is Alan Greenway, Maddie’s ex-boyfriend. If Alan shows his face in Utila, Deke has to stay focused, even if he finds Maddie unbelievably tempting.


ISSUED TO THE BRIDE: ONE AIRMAN by Cora Seton The Brides of Chance Creek, book 2 Amazon | Amazon.ca | B&N | iBooks | Kobo | Google Play Airman Connor O’Riley doesn’t believe in love. But when he crosses into a warzone to rescue a downed pilot, and finds an elderly Syrian couple has kept the man safe, he’s moved by the pair’s long-term devotion to each other to rescue them, too—and promptly lands himself in hot water. Shunted aside to a make-work, multi-branch detail under Army general Augustus Reed, Connor will do whatever it takes to clear his name—even if that means heading to Montana to marry the general’s daughter. Sadie Reed is done with love. Her poor choices nearly got her sisters killed when she fell for a man entrenched in the drug trade. She’s ready to leave Chance Creek—just as soon as her sister Cass returns from her honeymoon. So when the handsome airman shows up at Two Willows, with orders from her father to help Sadie build a legacy project, she gives Connor one month to get it done. Connor never thought he’d fall for Sadie, but when he learns she means to leave, he knows far more than his mission is at stake. Can he convince her to stay? Or will love remain out of his reach for good?


AN ORCHID FOR PENELOPE by Helena Korin Amazon Jonathan Greenley, a gentleman botanist, has brought back orchid cuttings from the Amazon and hopes to be the first to culture an orchid in England. Penelope, while on a quest of her own, tries to help in her aunt’s new conservatory. One disaster follows another until Jonathan makes a surprising discovery, which changes his focus in life and Penelope manages to dig up a long buried family secret.


FINDING HAYDEN by Jodie Esch findinghayden_cvr_sml The Coopers, Book 1 Amazon She isn’t looking for love and he isn’t thinking about tomorrow. Their journey together is not what they expected but it may turn into something they need. Lily Morgan is a woman who harbors a terrible secret. She escapes to an island sanctuary and re-invents herself. Everything is fine until her past shows up to haunt her. Hayden Cooper is a reluctant military hero. Now he’s lost his job and maybe he’s lost his mind. Every day he battles PTSD. He doesn’t expect to find a woman who challenges all of his thinking. Can two lost souls save each other and learn to trust again?


SUMMER OF FORTUNE by Judith Hudsonfortune Book One of the Fortune Bay Series Barnes & Noble |  iTunes | KoboBooks | Amazon It’s hard to keep a secret in Fortune Bay. When life hands you lemons… Maddie Tedesco’s making lemonade—again. Although troubled when her daughter goes to live with her absentee father for the summer, Maddie takes advantage of the unexpected freedom to work on the photographs for her first professional show. Leaving the safety of her job at an upscale Seattle gallery, she heads to Washington State’s Olympic Mountains hoping the rustic cabin on Majestic Lake will be help her get over her slump and jumpstart her creative juices. In Fortune Bay she finds the life she’s always wished for but never thought she could have: inspiration, new friends and a man with the family she’s always dreamed of. Until her mother shows up in town. Will the people of Fortune Bay still accept her when they find out who she really is?


GRACE’S FOLLY by Kathleen Lawless Grace Folly Amazon Medical doctor Grace Abbot has deceived her father, who believes she stayed out East to become a proper doctor’s wife.  Now he wants her home, but if he learns she’s the doctor, she may lose the inheritance to fund her passion, a woman’s clinic. When a wounded stranger shows up at her Kansas City infirmary—with almost the same last name as the drifter she married to get her dowry money—Grace hits upon a wild scheme.  This darkly handsome Mr. Abbott can pose as her doctor husband for the visit back home in California. She can view him as dispassionately as she would anyone.  Can’t she? Pinkerton detective Dexter Abbott has found his client’s wilful daughter, and she’s given him the perfect excuse to stick to her side while he returns her to her father.  But his real problem begins when he doesn’t tell her what his actual job is—and when being so close to her inspires longings Dex never expected in himself.


BURNOUT by  Sarah Castille A Legal Heat NovellaBurnout April 2016 Amazon | iTunes | Kobo | B&N She vowed to uphold the law. He’s determined to break it. Together, they just might bend the rules. Rookie cop Sophie Nicols knows the dangers of a one-night stand with a sexy stranger.  Unable to resist the pull of cocky, badass biker Ace Logan, she indulges in one steamy night of raw, unbridled passion.  At least, that was the plan… As the new sergeant-at-arms for the Rogue Riders MC, Ace doesn’t need complications in his life—especially a curvy, captivating cop with a kick-ass attitude who has the power to wreak havoc on his club. So why can’t he stay away? When Sophie’s brother is kidnapped by a ruthless criminal gang, Ace might be her only hope to find him. But once he has the rookie in his arms, he’ll never let her go. Now, Sophie must make a choice: break the law or break her heart?


THE VISCOUNT NEEDS A WIFE by Jo Beverleytvnawnewsm Amazon | Kobo Since being widowed two years ago, Kitty Cateril has been trapped in her late husband’s home, where she is expected to mourn forever. Desperate to escape, Kitty will consider any option—even a hasty marriage to a stranger with no intention of abandoning his bachelor ways. London life suits Beau Braydon, especially his work keeping Britain safe. So when he inherits the title of Viscount Dauntry, he has no intention of resettling on a rural estate. He can’t resist the opportunity to marry a sensible widow who can manage Beauchamp Abbey for him—until he realizes Kitty is more than he bargained for. Before Kitty and Dauntry can adjust to each other, a threat to the royal family takes them to London. Soon someone is determined to prevent Dauntry from exposing the villain, and secrets in Kitty’s past threaten their growing love… A Romantic Times Top Pick


OUTBACK PROMISE by Maggie BolithoOutbackPromise_Cover HarperCollins | Amazon | Kobo Sometimes, before you can find yourself, you must lose yourself in the desert. Can Ros and Grady move on from the past, or will their pain drive them apart? Six years ago, the Balfours lost their son Cadel to a hit-and-run driver. A few months ago, Ros discovered Grady’s affair. With their marriage fast disintegrating, they decide to take a three-month camping trip into the heart of Australia to try and mend deep wounds and rekindle the fire that once fused them close. This trip will decide the fate of their relationship: do they have enough strength and enough love left to accept what life has put them both through? But trust and forgiveness don’t come easily, and Ros and Grady have to navigate not only the wilderness of the Outback and the challenges of other travellers, but also the chasm of grief and bitterness they have sunk into over the last six years. Their only hope for survival lies in facing the secrets they have both tried to keep buried … A contemporary novel set against the sweeping backdrop of the Australian Outback.


 

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