After the loss of her mother and stepfather, the hostility Suzanna Somers experiences at the hands of her stepfather's family prompts her to leave her home in Dublin and move to London. Suzanna thought focusing on making a success of her medical career would help her forget all her pain and anger, that is until she meets her new boss. The infuriatingly attractive Erik Garrison, who having a strongly negative opinion of women, manages to make every day of her life at the private hospital a struggle. Erik is certain that Suzanna is just another woman who uses her beauty to make her way in the world, but he soon becomes unsure of himself when she evokes dangerous sentiments in him. When a dangerous enemy of the Garrison family invisibly steps into both their lives, will Suzanna and Erik's fiery passion get them through or will their mutual distrust have them at opposites once more?
Raphaël Sauvage has everything a powerful, French businessman can ever ask for. His wealth has no limits and at Sauvage Inc his word is law. But this is a man with a frozen heart, haunted by ghosts of the past. A man plagued by regrets, sadness and flanked by the darkness of his own soul. When the life of a disturbed child, his very own nephew, is placed in his hands, will this hardened man be able to free himself for long enough to pull this child out of his misery? Since the traumatic night of his parents' deaths, little Rayan Sauvage has had the same nightmare every night. The memory of his mother's lifeless body, laying in a pool of blood plays behind his closed eyelids, his father's fingers curled around the bloody knife, followed by the loud gunshot as his father took his own life. Since that night Rayan has spoken not a word and being thrust into the inexperienced hands of an unknown uncle doesn't help matters. Isabelle Fourie replaces her aunt at the Sauvage mansion for a week, but when she is drawn to the cold man and the broken little boy, her role in their lives becomes greater than that of a housekeeper. When these three lives are thrown together, the beauty of love is revealed in the healing of hearts.
He killed her mother. He killed her grandfather. He went free. If there's one thing twenty-five year old Lauren Burns knows, it's that she hates Aaron Spencer's guts. The man was lower than a worm in her eyes and she didn't want to change her mind about him. That was until she met him. Twenty years after the murder, both Aaron and Lauren adults in their own lives. Lauren was disgusted. Not from remembering the events that happened twenty years ago, but from realizing that Aaron Spencer was becoming a problem. The kind of problem that filled her mind and her dreams and made her body hot at the mere thought of his hands on her. When strange occurrences begin to make Lauren think that there might be a different truth to the matter, will she let her desire for Aaron change her mind, or will she fight love with hate?
- Thrilling tale in which a troubled, young Detective has to keep a stubborn, sassy social worker out of the clutches of a shadow-faced killer- """----Roman made a face. "You can't just trust anyone, especially not now." Valerie held up her hand. "That's enough, Mr Detective," she said in a bored tone. "Don't you have a case to solve? I'm alive, you've seen that, so you can run along now." Roman's eyes narrowed in irritation. The silence stretched between them and when Val saw his eyes darken, she quickly turned hers away, shamelessly retracting her silent challenge. "That mouth of yours..." he growled. "...will get you into trouble one of these days." Valerie suddenly felt how exposed her long legs were in her short robe. She knew she was crazy to be feeling like that, but her breasts tingled either way, her nipples tightening in her pajamas. "Maybe," she said, staring into his eyes. "I'm hoping it does."---""" ♪♪ He was bad news. Valerie was sure of it. Short-tempered cops who looked like demigods from the Avengers were bad news. Especially when they took your phone and discovered your kinky little secrets. That was it. Valerie decided to make sure she steered clear of him. Until she became the target of a psychotic killer and Detective Roman Parker was her only way to stay alive.
Viktor. Vampire King of Onyx. Hah! Kamilla Drew didn't care if he was the King of the world! She was determined to hate the man she'd been betrothed to. Determined to give him hell for kidnapping her! Until she met him. The man was every bit as infuriating and chauvinistic as he was devastatingly gorgeous and powerful. Kamilla didn't know what to do. She hadn't expected to be so powerless against the bond between them, nor had she expected to desire him. Even less had Kamilla expected that the powerful Vampire King could ever need help from her half-vampire little self. But the moment Viktor blinked those hypnotic eyes and Kamilla watched him suddenly become a different man right before her eyes, she realized two things. One: Yes, Vampires could have multiple personality disorders. Two: Viktor needed her even more than he needed his damn batwings. **STORY SAMPLE** LINK TO FULL STORY WILL BE PROVIDED**
Having been a villain for over six centuries, you'd think Rogan was used to the sad endings to his every story. But he wasn't. He was bitter, angry and frankly, bloody tired of it. Living in a new kingdom, Rogan goes about trying every method to break the spell that keeps him alive so he could embrace the peace of death but, to Rogan's annoyance, even death evades him! But that wasn't all fate had to throw at him. After handing him an ugly path in life, saddling him with a life he didn't want, fate suddenly decided it wanted to throw a wild-haired, infuriatingly clueless forest girl into Rogan's path. However, despite annoying him, the girl proves useful, and according to the Villain Book of Evil Laws, it was only right for a villain to use others, so Rogan decides to keep her. When Rogan realizes that the girl's life was being threatened by enemies far greater than her, he finds himself stuck between going ahead with his plans of self-destruction and destroying his excellent Villain reputation by saving her. Maia wanted only one thing. To survive. If a short-tempered, sharp-tongued Vampire Sorcerer was her only way to do that, then so be it! Maia would stick to him like glue, no matter how many times he glared at her with his swirling dark eyes and spat out curse words like a snake did venom! Sadly, her safe little spot besides the Sorcerer darts back and forth between chilly cold and steaming hot, making Maia suddenly realize that perhaps being besides him wasn't as safe as she'd thought. Book 2 of Only Half series after Only Half Dead