Hadley grew up without a father. So when she learns her mother's getting married, she doesn't mind. It's the summer before she starts college and her stepfather moves in, bringing his son with him. Hadley never knew he had a son and she can't stand the fact that she'll have to deal with someone else too. As she gets to know him, she can't help but dislike him. Maddox has always been on good terms with the girls. They give him what he wants, then walk away. He's perfectly happy with that. When he meets Hadley, he can't stand her. She's a snobby, spoiled brat. But when their parents leave for a while, alcohol makes them think the complete opposite about each other. One kiss will change everything.
During her sophomore year of high school, Aria got held back so she's a year older than the other kids. Being eighteen and a senior in high school, she can't seem to like anyone. She's always said she wouldn't date someone younger than her but how much older will she go? Her mom brings home a new man and announces they got married. Aria absolutely hates him. He'll never replace her father. But as she gets to know him better, she begins liking him. She finds herself acting differently around him, and she doesn't know why. They grow closer and things happen... What happens behind closed doors, stays behind closed doors, right?
Tyler and Mia have been best friends since elementary school. They've been through a lot together, including giving each other their first kiss and Mia losing her virginity to him. That night changes everything and Mia finds herself struggling to maintain their friendship. She tries to move on but Tyler is always there. He doesn't want to be with her but he doesn't want anyone else to be either. Throughout her struggle, Mia learns more about herself and meets many new people. But will any of that matter if she loses her best friend? "What is wrong with you?" Mia asks in disbelief. Tyler sighs, crossing his arms over his chest. "I don't do relationships. You know that," he replies, shrugging slightly. Mia contemplates what to do. She has two choices: 1.) Walk away and never look back, meaning she'd lose him. Or 2.) Forget anything ever happened and allow him to continue walking all over her, meaning she wouldn't lose him. Either way, she'd be the one getting hurt. "Then I don't 'do' this friendship anymore. Goodbye, Tyler."
Allyson has a single mom. That is until she announces she's getting married. Everything happens so fast that she never meets the guy until the wedding held in their backyard. This is when she meets the guy she'll be calling her step dad. After the stressful night of meeting all these new people, Allyson finds herself on the rooftop, slightly drunk. With a bottle in hand, a guy her age joins her. They share the bottle and one thing leads to another. After their kiss that night, they head separate ways. The next morning, the guy is still there. Their parents formally introduce them as their children. They both find themselves in unmarked territory. As much as Allyson wishes she didn't like him, she can't control her feelings. She tries to keep her distance but he doesn't make it easy. Due to her past, she's afraid to get close to anyone. Can her step brother help her move on?
Emery grew up in the lower class. So working for a rich man is a dream come true. Cleaning his house might not be where the money is but it provides her with a place to say, as her job description says: Live-in Housekeeper. For the first two months, she doesn't see the man who provides her with food, a place to stay, and money. Her boss is a mystery man who lives in a mansion. When she finally meets him, they have an odd connection. The more time they spend together, the stronger their connection is. They both feel themselves falling but neither of them try to stop it. One small gesture changes everything between the two and there's no going back. They no longer hide their feelings for one another but theres a point when this all has to stop. She's his employee. But even if she wasn't, could she be with a man like him?
(Trilogy) After a horrible breakup, Madison is left on the streets with absolutely nothing. When she begins to think the worst, a man approaches her and offers a life she couldn't resist. She decides to trust the stranger and he takes her to a place that will forever change her life. When she arrives, she is immediately taken care of and is glad she came. She decides to change her ways and attempts to keep everyone at arm's length. During her tour of the place, she meets the man in charge. She can tell he is powerful just by the sight of him. After a confrontation, the two find themselves on unmarked territory. Madison is left with the decision of whether she wants to stay or leave. But if she stays, she knows her fate is in the palm of his hand.
(Sequel to Overtime) It's been two years since Emery ended things with Jackson. She now has a stable career and a house to share with her loving boyfriend Noah. Although things between the couple seem to be great, a decision to tell the truth could change that all. Could the two possibly get past this? When Jackson comes back into the picture, memories of them together flood Emery's mind. As much as she wishes things could be how they used to, she could never forget about their differences - not to mention the fact that she's in a relationship. Will she be able to resist the temptation of her ex or will she give in to him?
(Book 2 of Fetish trilogy) Six and a half weeks pass before Owen Carter's return. After a passionate reunion with Madison, they attend his father's funeral after "a deal went South" ending in his death. Owen's irrational behavior leaves Madison on edge. As much as she tries to keep up with him, she finds it difficult. She believes taking the next step in their relationship could have a positive outcome but can she face the consequences of getting involved in the mafia. The game is out of her league and she struggles to fit into Owen's life. Will he stay and fight for her or will he run away when things get tough?
Her whole life, Juliet has searched for someone she likes. In kindergarten, she'd simply write 'Secret Admirer'. As an adult, it's not that simple. Every guy she has ever been with has used her and left. While her friend tells her to get revenge on the male population, she is conflicted with her thoughts. She wants to be like in the movies - go for walks on the beach, go for romantic dinners, the whole cliché thing. A guy a little bit older than her comes along and they begin seeing each other. With her friends persuasion, she also sees another guy. They decide the older guys infatuation with her will be over quickly but they're wrong. When she's with one man, she runs into the other out in public. They know each other. This is when secrets are revealed. Who will she choose? Aside from the men she's seeing, she has other men to deal with. Her and her friend plot revenge pranks against each man that has ever used her. In the end, will Juliet get what she wants? Love.
Early as a teenager, Madison dreamed of losing her virginity. Losing your virginity has a certain art to it. To her, it meant you got to know your partner better than they knew themselves. It has a certain intimate touch to it. The idea of giving yourself to someone you love is something many people want. But sometimes you don't get a choice. As she got closer to finishing high school, Madison was robbed of her innocence. After that, she struggled to be normal. How could you just go back after something like that? Growing up in Flint, Michigan was hard enough but after this, she found herself slipping into the darkness of the city. After dropping out of high school, Madison was left to take care of her struggling family. She often resorted to party on the weekends because she enjoys the numbness. That is until one night she is accused of a crime that she didn't commit. While she tries to do everything in her power to stay out of jail, she meets someone new. She tries to stay away but she can't help it - he's just so enticing. It isn't long before she's putty in his hands but when she learns something new about him, she pushes him away. Will she ever get the chance to be normal?
Madison has come a long way since her arrival in Florida. She has a great job and lives in an apartment. She's content with her life but can't help but feel like something's missing. Her entire life she has had to take care of her siblings and now she's alone. It's a big change for her and soon she finds herself trying to fill that void. After a while, her past collides with her future. While facing some of her biggest fears she must make important decisions about her future. Will she face the man that forever changed her or will she run away again?