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  • Match Made in Heaven by Julie Arduini

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    Beth Prescott wants to make a difference with the senior citizens she serves as a volunteer coordinator, but their matchmaking efforts leave her guarded. She’s experienced too much pain to make that leap again.Dean Kellerman returns to the Finger Lakes area to help his grandfather and heal his own broken heart. He’s recommitted his life to Christ, and doesn’t want any distractions.When his grandfather needs assistance with a senior program, it places Dean right in Beth’s path. Can these two surrender their pasts to Christ and have faith in each other and their future?

  • Undone by Ivy Layne

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    Lily
    Knox Sinclair is a man of a few words.
    Intense. Focused.
    Touching him is a bad idea.
    I already know that.
    I know it and I want to do it anyway.
    My life is a mess—A man is the last thing I need.
    My dead husband left behind nothing but trouble.
    Knox has answers, but he isn’t sharing.
    I don’t know if I can trust him.
    I want to. I can’t afford to be wrong.
    My body is begging for his, but I need to say no.

    Knox
    I don’t have to say a word and women fall in my lap.
    I never wanted to keep one until Lily.
    I saw her picture and I wanted her.
    Now I can’t stop thinking about her.
    I want to touch her.
    Kiss her pouty lips.
    Caress her sweet ass.
    I’m here to keep Lily and her son safe.
    And find answers
    But trusting her… that’s a different story.
    With both of our lives on the line trusting Lily is my only option…

    Undone is a standalone romance with a happy ending. It’s second in The Untangled Series featuring the Sinclair brothers you first met in the Alpha Billionaire Club and Scandals of the Bad Boy Billionaire series.

  • The Bradens at Weston (Books 1-3 Boxed Set) by Melissa Foster

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    3 CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE NOVELS in 1 GREAT BOXED SET

    Discover the magic of New York Times bestseller Melissa Foster’s writing, and see why millions of readers have fallen in love with the Bradens. This boxed set includes the first three contemporary romance novels in the series, Love in Bloom: The Bradens, featuring the Braden billionaires!

    LOVERS AT HEART, REIMAGINED (Book #1)
    DESTINED FOR LOVE (Book #2)
    FRIENDSHIP ON FIRE (Book #3)
    Sneak Peek: SEA OF LOVE (Book #4)

  • Dressage Dreaming (Horses Heal Hearts Book 1) by Kimberly Beckett

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    Michael Stafford was on top of the world. A proud member of the British Olympic Dressage Team and Olympic gold medalist, his life was perfect. Then, he lost his mount, his fiancée left him for another man, and now his brother has been arrested for manslaughter. He believes his luck has turned when he learns that a beautiful and talented stallion is available in Germany, just in time to compete in the next World Cup competition. The horse’s name is Tempest.

    Jessica Warren is an up and coming American dressage prodigy with a brilliant future. Orphaned at the age of 21 when her parents were tragically killed in a car accident and the legal guardian of her younger sister, Jessica has lost her competition mount to injury and needs a new horse if she wants to compete in next year’s World Cup. She learns of a spectacular horse available in Germany named Tempest, but when Jessica arrives in Germany with her trainer, she discovers she will have to compete with the extremely handsome and talented Michael Stafford for the right to ride Tempest. Jessica has nothing but respect for Michael, but sparks fly when they’re thrown together in a competition that both must win.

    Who will win Tempest? Will Michael be able to trust another woman with his heart? Will Jessica allow herself to be loved, or will her personal demons keep them apart?

  • Eyes of Amber by Anya Stassiy

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    When fate gives you what you were not looking for, will you accept its gift?

    Mila Roth has succeeded in medical school, but not in love. She decides that she may be luckier in finding Mr. Rightnow instead of Mr. Forever. An embarrassing first date with a handsome stranger has her rethinking that theory, but a second chance encounter challenges both her principles and her emotions. She finds solace in reading the letters of her departed grandmother.

    None of the women Leo Renner has slept with have ever challenged him emotionally or intellectually. Maybe it’s him turning thirty soon, but now he wants more. Mila comes into his life like a brushfire, burning all his doubts into ash.

    But he risks losing the only woman whose love he thirsts for when an unhinged stalker will stop at nothing to have Leo all to herself.

  • Every Little Kiss by Susan Hatler

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    When Wendy Watts left Blue Moon Bay, she vowed never to return to the small coastal town where her parents had abandoned her and her brother. Now she’s a successful Realtor, and a workaholic who stays away from complicated emotions—until her grandmother dies, leaving Wendy the Inn at Blue Moon Bay and mandating that Wendy sell the inn, and put it on the market herself “in person.”

    As soon as Wendy arrives in Blue Moon Bay, bad memories, the inn’s poor condition, and her brother’s pleas to save the inn overwhelm her. Then she meets a sexy laid-back stranger on the beach, and Wendy does something she never does . . . she opens up and confides her problems to him. Since Max Huntington’s only in town for one night, Wendy spontaneously kisses him, hoping to be distracted from her troubles for just one evening.

    But when Wendy begins the painstaking process of fixing up the inn in order to sell it, Max tells her he’s staying on longer. He’s enchanted by the charming inn and even more with the kisses they shared on the beach. He wants to help her with the repairs, and she reluctantly accepts his offer.

    Although she’s determined to remain detached from the allure of her inn, Blue Moon Bay and Max, every repair, every stroll on the beach, and every moment spent with Max, draws her in and reminds her of the local legend she’d believed as a child: that being kissed by the bay under a blue moon will lead to love that lasts forever.

  • All About Charming Alice by J. Arlene Culiner

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    Alice Treemont has given up hope of meeting the right man and falling in love. Living in Blake’s Folly, a semi-ghost town of rusting cars, old trailers, clapboard shacks, and thirsty weeds, she spends her time cooking vegetarian meals, rescuing unwanted dogs, and protecting the most unloved creatures on earth: snakes. What man would share those interests?

    Jace Constant is in Nevada, doing research for his new book, but he won’t be staying long. As far as he’s concerned, Blake’s Folly is hell on earth. He’s disgusted by desert dust on his fine Italian shoes, and dog hair on his cashmere sweaters. As for snakes, he doesn’t only despise them — he’s terrified by them. He can hardly wait to get back to Chicago’s elegant women, fine dining, and contemporary art exhibitions.

    So how is it possible that each time Alice and Jace meet, the air sizzles? That she’s as fascinated by him, as he is by her? That they know their feelings go deeper than raw desire? Still, it looks like this relationship is doomed before it even starts.

    In need of juicy gossip, the other 52 residents of Blake’s Folly have decided Alice has been alone for long enough. The attraction between her and Jace is obvious, so why worry about essential differences? If you trust in love, solutions do appear. But don’t those solutions call for too many compromises, too much self-sacrifice?

  • McSexy by Sianah Nalika DeShield

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    Synopsis

    Name: Michael Abeiku Frimpong Aka Mike Frimpong
    Age: 27
    Nationality: Ghanaian
    Net worth: $250 million United States Dollars.
    About him: Yale University Graduate, MBA. Masters of Business Administration BBA. Bachelors of Business Administration. Millionaire at age twenty-one, CEO of Frimpong Insurance Corp. Voted number one most eligible bachelor by the women of Ghana for five consecutive years. Grand Master of the female orgasm, and serial playboy until his manhood was questioned, leaving him no choice but to accept the wager of getting a woman pregnant or pay $200,000 USD. Well, it’s on!
    Name: Lilian Akosua Annah Aka Lily Annah
    Age: 24
    Nationality: Ghanaian
    Net worth: The last time she checked, there were 300 Ghana cedis, the equivalent of $60.00 USD in her account.
    About her: Shy, nerdy, insecure, and likes to think she is an average woman since she seems invisible to men and the last time she had a boyfriend was three years ago, but is she really that average? University of Cape Coast Ph.D. Candidate, Educational Psychology, Masters of Philosophy, Educational Psychology, M.Phil. University of Ghana, Legon, Bachelor of Arts, English BA, author of Affong’s Wishes, the newest children’s book set for the next academic year curriculum for the students in Ghana, beautiful dark skin, perfect hips, tiny waist, a good pair of perky tits, eyes that are absolutely beautiful, adorable, and innocent, they could make you do anything she wants, a voice that is so hypnotic it would make you go wild and submit to her, and a brain that is so sharp that it makes Mike Frimpong’s four-point zero grade point average at Yale seem less achievable.
    One visit to her book launch leaves the playboy’s heart pumping and manhood twitching, not just from thinking of claiming her, but also making her the perfect woman to carry his child. Oops… she’s off limits and could cost him everything.
    Is the playboy bold enough to chase her, risking everything he’s worked for in the process, or is he willing to let the one woman who stops his heartbeat for the first time walk out of his life?

  • SEAL Together by Maryann Jordan

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    After twenty-five years of active duty, US Navy SEAL Commander Eric Lopez chafed at his forced medical retirement. Bored, he jumped at the opportunity to work for a DHS Secret Division Command.
    The new National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility had just opened and was already embroiled in controversy. One group protesting the facility want it shut down due to safety concerns. An animal extremist group in the area is known for terrorist activities. And, a contingency of foreign scientists and journalists will be visiting the facility and the cyber security chatter is that someone there will be threatening the facility.
    With his background in biology, Eric is the perfect choice to go in to assess the situation as part of the foreign delegation, never expecting to fall for a beautiful veterinarian working there.
    Dr. Lydia Hughes, a veterinarian at the facility, takes a chance on love again with a man she thinks is a journalist. But, just her luck, she ends up in the hands of kidnappers who have mistaken her for a lead scientist.
    Eric pulls together a team and they race to find Lydia before the kidnappers discover they have the wrong person and dispose of her. Saving her life is his mission. Falling for the beautiful doctor became the unexpected reward.
    Scenes in the book are similar to what you would find in an “R” rated movie. Intended for readers 18+.

  • Three For Me – A Reverse Harem Romance by Sofia Clarke

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    After going through a terrible breakup with an abusive ex named Todd, Bailey has serious confidence issues. When she is saved from an attempted robbery by three handsome men, Stephen, Riley, and Felipe, however, events are set in motion that will change how she feels about herself…and change her entire life forever.

    She befriends her three rescuers and is surprised to learn that they are head over heels in love with her. Skeptical of their intentions, she initially rejects their advances, although she still wants to remain friends. Weeks pass and her resistance to the idea of being with them begins to fade. They are such gentlemen and treat her like she has always wanted. When they hold a charity event for her brother, Daniel, who has cancer, she finally realizes that they truly love her and are nothing like her ex. Despite her lingering fear of getting her heart broken, she gives herself to them.

    The second half of the book deals with Bailey’s other fear—her family’s acceptance of her new lifestyle. She wrestles with her affection, at which point Riley, Stephen, and Felipe assure her that they want nothing more than for her to be happy. They encourage her to decide who she wants to be with.

    To help her decide, each of them treats her to a weekend getaway. Riley takes her to New York City, Felipe takes her camping in the West Cliffs, and Stephen takes her bungee jumping.

    The story concludes with her taking a literal and symbolic leap. As she jumps from the bungee tower, she chooses to face her fear and be with all three of them rather than just one and to embrace her happily ever after.

    Book Description:
    After going through a terrible breakup, Bailey is convinced that no man will ever want her. When she makes a wish to find love, however, everything changes. She meets three smoking-hot guys who want to show her just how desirable she is. She has to decide…will she run away from their affection or go for everything she wants?

    In this sweet, steamy romance novel, her heroes are totally obsessed and eager to please. Sometimes wishes really do come true. This is a standalone story with an HEA or HFN guaranteed!

  • Ryder Hard by Verlene Landon

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    When what you do under the covers lands between them.

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    What would you do if your weekend tryst turned your encounter into a best-selling novel and movie?

    Well, if you’re Trevor Dickson, son of legendary porn stars and a former child actor, you audition for it, of course.

    Ryder—Trevor’s go-to alias—helped him maintain a no attachments lifestyle. Not to mention, escape his parents’ infamy . . . and his own. A lifestyle he’d always enjoyed until he spent one amazing weekend with a woman who he wanted to know him as Trevor.

    What better research for an erotic romance novel is there than a weekend of passion using fake names and no phone numbers?

    Tangela Webber wanted to be the biggest thing to hit the book world since e-readers.

    Tangie got more than she bargained for. Fame came swiftly, and her debut novel was being made into a movie. She knew her anonymity wouldn’t last forever. She just never expected it to end when her real-life muse walked in to read for the leading role.

    Who better to play that part than the original Ryder Hard?

  • Rise Above The Truth by Rebecca Thein

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    Despite being a renowned mural artist, Misty finds herself in despair and lonely in bustling San Francisco. When she seeks comfort in Curt, the one person she trusts, the veil of grief starts to lift.

    The longtime friendship begins to grow into something more than Misty ever dreamed possible. However, Curt possesses a secret that threatens their deepening connection of love. All he can do is pray it will not destroy their promising future when he has no choice but to finally tell her the truth.

  • Crossroads by LaVerne Thompson, Kassanna, Angela Kay Austin, Afton Locke, Latrivia Welch, Naleighna Kai, Olivia Gaines, Eve Vaughn, Ancelli, Reana Malori, Sage Young, V Vee, Aliyah Burke, Dahlia Rose, Phoenix Daniels, S.k. Lessly, Shara Azod, Jayha Leigh, Jeanie Johnson, Savannah J. Frierson, Ursula Sinclair

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  • Seven Minutes in Heaven (Single on Valentine’s Day, Book 1) by K.G. Reuss

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    You never know what you had until it’s gone.

    Trevor Valentine had it all ten years ago. Then she ran, leaving him to find love elsewhere, but the only thing he’s ever found since was heartache. When approached for help with a new promotion for Single Status, a website geared toward being single, reluctantly Trevor signs up. A week in a mountain retreat might be just what he needs to get over his latest breakup. A blast from the past when he walked in the door was the last thing he expected.

    Unlucky in love.

    Sasha Hart is down on her luck. With her dreams gone up in smoke, literally, she agrees to her best friend’s plan to sign her up for the new promotion from Single Status. The promotion promises she’ll be paired with her perfect match. Instead, Trevor Valentine swaggers in, all smiles and sweet talk. Ten years ago, they spent seven minutes in heaven locked in a closet that led to years in hell.

    Can they meet in the middle to rekindle what they felt all those years ago or will Trevor’s history of heartbreak tear them apart for good? One thing’s for sure, Trevor never forgot about Sasha, and this time he’s willing to walk through hell to reclaim his heaven.

    This Valentine’s Day, being single is all the rage. At least that’s what the website, Single Status says. They’re not trying to set you up with your special someone. Instead, they’re going to give you the time of your life. Sign up a family member, a friend or join yourself. Single Status will send an anonymous letter with details of an activity for the day. #ValentinesDayIsntJustForCouples.

    Read stories from 13 of your favorite authors in this brand new Valentine’s series. Follow characters as they receive instructions from Single Status and navigate their love lives in tales of varying degrees of romantic heat.

  • The Choices I’ve Made by J.L. Berg

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    Jake Jameson walked away from his former life a long time ago, but a death in his family forces him to return–to the demons that haunt him, to the town he swore he’d never return to and the woman he left behind. Can Molly forgive the choices he’s made or are some things better left in the past?

  • Climbing The Walls (Hart & Cole Book 1) by Sacha T. Y. Fortuné

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    Kris fell, head over heels over hormones, for the damaged b*tch who became his power-woman sex-goddess wife. All Nicole wants is to be a better mother & a wife more worthy of her “perfect” husband, but she is constantly yanked away by her overbearing boss Darren Hart.

    But Darren has marital problems of his own – and, when he confides in her, Nicole realises just how easily a happy marriage can crumble.

    …Can she keep her own from doing the same?