Caterina Lucchese and Lucien Genovese have been best friends for years. They did everything together, and never kept secrets from one another. Well, not Caterina. However, Lucien is keeping a big one from her. He’s had been secretly in love with her since he was thirteen. Now that he was older, his feelings seemed to be spiraling out of control. He doesn't want any man around her feeling protective over her. Every time he's around her, he seems to be losing control of himself. How much longer until he gives in to his beast and let's the devil take the wheel? When her father, Giovanni Lucchese, alerts him of the threats on his best friend, he has to become someone he doesn't want to be. He never wanted to be initiated into the family as his father called it, but has no choice in the matter. The only thing he wants is to protect ‘The Princess’ and make her his, but there's one thing in the way. The so-called arranged marriage Giovanni has planned for his daughter. The only thing he can do is makes sure he takes the one thing her future husband will never have… her innocence. Caterina is the most stubborn and outspoken girl he's ever known. Will he ever admit his feelings to her and if so, how will she react?
She was fire. I was ice. Everyone bows down to me, except one person. Her... Lydia. My sister's best friend. The woman that keeps denying me. I intend to change that. Soon, she'll be the one on her knees. There was no angel perched on my shoulder. Only the devil, to push me over the edge. Shoving me into the pit of darkness. Where I would lose myself in Lydia. She was exactly how I loved my women. Feisty and full of fire.
Giovanni Lucchese is the Italian boss of the underworld and in desperate need of a new secretary. When Rosemary Hamilton walks through his door to apply for the position, he instantly feels a pull towards her. He has the need to claim her as his.
Make her his.
And he does.
Will she be able to bow to him and submit her body to him?
Luka Alexeev I’m Nikolai Vasiliev’s second-in-command and best friend. I’ve been withholding a dark secret from him. I’ve been lusting after his sister. ‘The Princess’ My Babygirl. She’s the forbidden fruit I’ve been dying to sink my teeth into. I want to taste the never before touched innocence on my tongue. I’m supposed to protect her, but who’s going to protect her from me? She comes to me for a favor—something that could very well get me killed. To take her virginity. I know it’s wrong, but my beast won’t be satisfied until he has her. Just one time I tell myself. She became my secret. A forbidden fruit I wasn’t supposed to taste. I corrupted her innocence, but she tore into my heart. She would always be worth it, even if I had to endure a little bit of pain—even if I died for it. Anna Vasiliev I’m the younger sister of Nikolai Vasiliev—Russian Boss. I’m known as ‘The Princess’ to most, but to Luka Alexeev I’m Babygirl. His Babygirl. I want to give him all of me. He keeps denying me, only making me crave him more. My brother appointed him as my bodyguard—big mistake on his part. He didn’t count on me falling in love with his best friend. Who’s going to be there to catch me before I fall, or protect me if he breaks my heart? I guess that’s a risk I’m just going to have to take.
Savannah Moore has been best friends with Kelli King for years. Kelli had an older brother named Brad. Savannah has been crushing on him for a few years, but had been too shy to act on anything. Every time she came over to see Kelli, she made sure to wear short skirts and a revealing top. Savannah just wanted Brad to notice her as a woman, and not his younger sister's best friend. She didn't know it, but Brad had been lusting after her since the first time Kelli brought her home. Now that she was 18, he would have her.
Alec Vitale I'm the best friend of Lucien Genovese. I haven't had the best life. Been beaten down my whole life by my uncle and then it happened. I was rescued by the Italian Mafia. I was picked up by Lucien's father Luca, who is the best friend to Giovanni Lucchese, Italian Mafia Boss. He trained and molded me into a killing machine, making me a cold and ruthless man I am today. I never vowed to love and let a woman into my dead heart. So what happens when I meet a feisty and mouthy waitress that has had a past just as bad as I've suffered? I was struggling with my own demons when I met her. I was lost… until her. She made me feel things and I hated that. Courtney Rosetti I'm the best friend of Caterina Lucchese, daughter of Giovanni Lucchese They saved me the night I ran from him, and right in the arms of another Mafia. I've been keeping a secret about my past from everyone including my boss, which happens to be Caterina's father. This secret could very well get me killed and possibly start a war between the Italians and Russians. So, what happens when my secret comes back and bites me in the ass? I have to turn to my Boss, Giovanni Lucchese for protection. I never expected to meet Alec Vitale, who was ordered by his boss to protect me. He is cocky, conceited, and likes to get under my skin to get a rise out of me. I wanted to hate him, but then I realized something He’s had it just as bad as me. He was just as broken as I was. Will they both be able to fix each other, or will they be broken forever?
Frankie- I'm the bartender at Giovanni's club. The one you go to for a drink when you want to forget. I'm the nephew to Luca Genovese and I've been keeping a dark secret. I'm not who everyone thinks I am. I'm secretly attracted to men. Nobody knows who I really am, except my best friend. Enter Aiden, the new stripper Giovanni hired. He is sex on a stick and has the women begging for more. Only he's hiding something too. He too, is attracted to the same sex. One night, it's just me and him. A wild night of hardcore sex. Clothes fly. Sparks ignite. Now that I've had one taste, I don't think I can stop.
Chloe Davenport and Benjamin Grayson grew up in a small, country town in Oklahoma. Each lived on the separate sides of the tracks. On one side, Chloe played the perfect daughter. Her father was a preacher, and was expected to be a proper lady. Tired of being good, she takes a walk on the wild side. Benjamin was the badboy of the town. He always had a beautiful woman on his arm everywhere he went. When he sees Chloe walking onto the wrong side of the tracks, she is immediately on his radar. Benjamin is the town trash and Chloe is miss goodie two shoes. What happens when one encounter leads to another? It sparks a beautiful friendship between two people from different lifestyles. Chloe is the light and fluffy vanilla and Benjamin is the dark chocolate syrup that taints the innocence. _____ This is going to be a change from my usual men in suits mafia theme. However, it will still be just as steamy as my mafia men. Maybe a little steamier. It will contain light BDSM and is intended for mature audiences only. 18+ only.
Selina- Kade was exactly the type of man I should have never fallen in love with. He was the one our mothers warned us about and was the reason our father's owned a shotgun. I made the mistake of falling for his charms and good looks. What did I get in the end? My heart shattered to pieces and pregnant at eighteen. I shouldn't have ever slept with him because, in the end, all I got was a daily reminder that I was a fool for ever believing his broken promises that we'd be together forever. He told me he loved me and that he'd never leave me. I didn't regret having a baby though. I loved little Kaden more than anything in the world. He lied. He left without a note or even a phone call. I never heard or saw from him again. My parent's disowned me and said I was a disgrace. I moved away and started a new life. I made new friends and they took me in like family. Caterina Lucchese became my best friend. I started dancing in her father's club, but then I saw him. The man I was still desperately in love with walked in. Now he works here as a bartender. I wanted to hate him so much, but my body always gave in to his desires. There's one thing he doesn't know. A secret that could make him hate me forever. I've been hiding the fact he had a son. I want to tell him, but he hurt me. Will he forgive me when he finds out the truth?
When Olivia’s father forces her to marry Henrik, she panics. She couldn’t possibly marry a man she barely knows. Olivia does the only thing she knows to do. Run away. Flee the scene and hide from her fiance. She knows the dangers of going into the woods. Everyone talks about the beast in the darkness. She tries to tell herself that it’s just a scary story that her father told her to keep her out of the woods. Little does she know, it’s all true. A wolf lurks in the shadows, waiting for his next victim. But, she has no idea the wolf has been shadowing her all her life. Sitting. Waiting for the perfect moment to steal her and make her his. What she doesn’t know, he’s someone she’s known all her life.
Brody Michaels aka “Gunner” has always done what’s right. He watched his brother marry the most beautiful woman. Stole Gunner’s spotlight every chance he got. Gunner watched his brother’s new bride walk down the aisle and say, “I do” to a man she didn’t even know. Years he stood by and watched him break this gorgeous woman down and degrade her. Gunner wants to step in and show her what a real man is. The problem is, Gunner looks exactly like Colin Michaels, his twin brother. After a tragedy strikes, Sierra is left alone with only one person to pick up the pieces. Gunner wants to step in and sweep her off her feet, but there’s one problem. He looks exactly like Colin, the very monster Sierra fears. Can she look past the fact Gunner looks exactly like her tormentor and let him in?