Widowed at thirty-three with two small kids, Beverly Simpson wants someone to blame. Angry, hurt, and full of regret for what she's lost, she rails against a once trusted God and hides her loneliness behind a sassy exterior.Joe Clark, intrigued by Bev’s irreverent approach to life, stubbornly pursues her. However, the pair have two very different outlooks on life. Joe is a dedicated preacher, while Bev insists she no longer even believes in God. Despite being polar opposites, they can’t hide their attraction to each other, but reconciling their beliefs may be harder than they imagined. Will faith and love be enough to mend a damaged heart?Originally published in 1987, TEMPTED is an inspiring story of betrayal and trust that will refresh listeners.Robyn Carr is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Virgin River novels and the Thunder Point series. You can visit her at http://www.RobynCarr.com.“Terrific! I love Robyn Carr’s work. She makes you cry, she makes you laugh, she makes you care, and TEMPTED is one of her very best.” --Danielle Steel
All men lusted for the firebrand they called Flaming Tina, famed for the molten fire in her hair—and for the hot temper running fierce through the noble Scots blood of Lady Valentina Kennedy. Forced into marriage with the fearsome warrior of an enemy clan, Tina vowed to use her wild beauty to gain mastery over Lord Ramsey Douglas.
My husband, James. The house on the lake. Our perfect life. And then Alex came to visit. The first time I saw my husband's best friend, I didn't like him. Didn't like how James changed when he was around, didn't like how his penetrating eyes followed me everywhere. But that didn't stop me from wanting him. And, surprisingly, James didn't seem to mind.It was meant to be fun. Something the three of us shared for those hot summer weeks Alex stayed with us. Nobody was supposed to fall in or out of love. I didn't need another man, not even one who oozed sex like honey and knew all the secrets I didn't know, the secrets my husband hadn't shared. After all, we had a perfect life. And I loved my husband.But I wasn't the only one.
Tempted By Fire is the first in the enthralling new Dragons of Bloodfire series by New York Times bestselling author Erin Kellison. Dragon shifter Thane Ealdian has waited six hundred years to avenge the loss of his family, and finally a clue has surfaced that implicates an old adversary. Thane will stop at nothing to seek his revenge, but to prevent violence between the clans, the Bloodkin Triad has forced a mediator on him. Some upstart named Emerson Clark… Emerson is fed up with all Bloodkin and how they’ve managed to control every aspect of her life. While she doesn’t believe that Bloodkin can shift into dragons—because, really?—she has to admit, they are exceptionally nice to look at. But once the mediation is over, she wants nothing to do with them ever again. When Thane discovers that the clever and beautiful Emerson is the key to uncovering the truth, he has no intention of letting her go. Although she wants to run, she can’t turn her back on Thane or her intense feelings for him. His quest pulls at her heart, just as his nearness sparks something dangerous inside her. With evil in hot pursuit, sooner or later everything will ignite—the mediation, the shifter within her… and their passions.42,000 words / no cliffhanger / 18+
Twisted by the Boss is the fourth book in the Tempted Series by Hazel Kelly.When Ella realizes that getting over Will is easier said than done, she hopes a handsome stranger will be just what she needs to move on. But when Will discovers someone close to him is interested in Ella, he is overcome by jealousy.Will his reaction be enough to make him admit his true feelings or will his bad behavior drive her away forever?**Warning: This romantic suspense series contains mature content including explicit contemporary sex scenes and adult language.
Enter a world of temptation and lust, where rock stars are not only gorgeous and sexy, but they're also vampires.Cian DeMarco, has lived in his beautiful mansion overlooking both the San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean for the past seventy of his two-hundred and twenty years of existence. Happily--or so he thought, preying on a different woman as often as his heart desires. But when Magdalena sits down at one of the front-row tables in Club Royal where he and his band mates perform once a week, the scent of her blood has him completely undone and he's unable to contain his desire for her.Magdalena De la Rosa has a new job and a gorgeous apartment in San Francisco. Everything is just the way she's imagined it could be... until she and her girlfriend find their way into an up scale night club and she's suddenly swept off her feet by a member of the rock band. Mesmerized by his gaze, his scent penetrates and embraces every cell of her body and she can't deny her own desires for him.A temptation they can't resist, leads to a future they never imagined as sparks ignite between the two until a threat from Cian's past returns to wreak havoc on Cian's and Magdalena's lives.Will the desire to be together outweigh the reality of what Cian must do to keep Magdalena safe?Buy Tempted by a Vampire to start this sexy adventure today!
After years of brutal torture, Callum MacKinloch is finally free of his captors—but his voice is still held prisoner. He'd never let anyone hear him scream.Although Lady Marguerite de Montpierre's chains may be invisible, they threaten to tie her to a loveless and cruel marriage.When Marguerite discovers Callum waiting to die, her heart aches for the warrior beneath the suffering—but they can have no future. Yet she is the one woman with the power to tame the rage locked inside him. Maybe he can find another reason to live…for her.
Touched by the Boss is the second book in the Tempted Series by Hazel Kelly. The high of pulling off the Christmas party was one thing, but Ella never could've prepared herself for what it would feel like to have her boss's hands on her. Now, even though her head is saying she did the right thing by resisting him, her body is telling her she's made a huge mistake. And Will Abbott couldn't agree more.**Warning: This romantic suspense series contains mature content including explicit contemporary sex scenes and adult language.
"He eyed me wildly from the floor below, and I watched as an unmistakable shift occurred in his gaze-concern bled to ambivalence, then nothing at all. His expression was cold as stone. Within seconds I was sprawled on the floor, pressed heavily against it by the weight of his body. Escape was futile. I could not fight the Shadow away." A sheltered girl. The perfect boy. A mysterious stranger. Random messages delivering a sobering prophecy plague Aspen's existence. With every curious encounter, her sanity waivers further. Before long, Aspen finds herself balancing the fate of humanity on her shoulders, until a single act turns her world upside down. She finds herself alone, isolated from those she thought she could trust. Alone to damn the world.
Mary Balogh is the master at creating slightly imperfect heroines and heros. Of course, most of the men are handsome and courageous. But often, they are driven by forces from their upbringing, battling the demands of duty and honor.
Anthony Bianci Since I was a kid all I ever wanted to be was a gangster. I wanted to be feared, to be respected, and for everyone to know my name. And then she came into my life. I never planned on falling in love with the mob boss’ daughter. She was forbidden but somehow she became mine. She made me crave things I didn’t even know existed and made me forget about the things I thought I wanted. My quest for power faded away and was replaced by my undying love for her. Until reality bit me in the ass and I was sent to prison for three years, doing time for a crime I didn’t commit. Now I’m out and she is creating a life for herself, just like I always wanted for her. Only I’m not a part of that life. I won’t ruin her any more than I already have with my poisonous lifestyle. No matter how tempted I am. Adrianna Pastore I wanted him from the very first time I laid eyes on him. He was everything to me, my first love and probably my last. Then my father ruined our perfect little life, and he walked away from me. I tried to fight for him, for our love, but he pushed me away. When the love you crave is beautiful, yet forbidden, you can’t help being tempted. So I’ll fight for him. For us. Even if I’m the only one fighting.
Silver Creek Trilogy - set of 3 mass market books.
Tempted: The minute Max Petrovsky sees Sarah Pringle, something primal kicks in, turning everyday attraction into red-hot desire. As long as they're cooperating, why not mix some pleasure with business? Of course, Max should probably tell Sarah he's a vampire...
Adrienne is a single mom who wants nothing more than a good life for her daughter, Joanna. A college graduate, Adrienne thought she had met the love of her life, Thomas, and together they would form the family of her dreams. Instead, it comes crashing down around her. Adrift, Adrienne does her best to get a life together to raise her daughter. When a chance at a dream job lands in Adrienne’s lap, she jumps at the chance. But to be a billionaires assistant one needs to remember to always be organized, always be on top, and never ever fall in love.
A Billionaire Single Dad Romance He's hot, he's sexy, but he's her boss. Ali cannot go near Evan, however tempting he is!Ali has only applied for the month long nannying job in Hawaii because her whole life is falling apart, she certainly doesn't need to be adding any complications to that mess... and she really shouldn't be falling for the boss.However, she can't seem to stop herself from falling deeper and deeper for him, no matter how hard she tries. Evan's life hasn't been the same since he lost his wife eighteen months ago, his family is falling apart, he's under a lot of stress, and he doesn't think he'll ever find someone new. Ali is an unexpected treat, unlike anyone he's ever met before, and the more he gets to know, the more he likes.Temptation leads to a moment of weakness, which leaves Ali and Evan both in a mess...---For a limited time only, 16 bonus full-length box sets and short stories included!READ FREE WITH KINDLE UNLIMITED!Scroll up the page and download your copy now!A stand-alone short story with guaranteed happily-ever-after! This is a hot & steamy romance book filled with mature contents and flaming HOT scenes, intended for 18+ readers only!
The daring members of the Stud Club are reckless gamblers and no strangers to risk—until love raises the stakes in Twice Tempted by a Rogue. Luck is a double-edged sword for brooding war hero Rhys St. Maur. His death wish went unanswered on the battlefield, while fate allowed the murder of his good friend in the elite gentlemen’s society known as the Stud Club. Out of options, Rhys returns to his ancestral home on the moors of Devonshire, expecting anything but a chance at redemption in the arms of a beautiful innkeeper who dares him to take on the demons of his past—and the sweet temptation of a woman’s love.Meredith Maddox believes in hard work, not fate, and romance isn’t part of her plan. But when Rhys returns, battle-scarred, world-weary, and more dangerously attractive than ever, the lovely widow is torn between determination and desire. As a deep mystery and dangerous smugglers threaten much more than their passionate reckoning, Meredith discovers that she must trust everything to a wager her heart placed long ago.From the Paperback edition.
The daring members of the Stud Club are reckless gamblers and no strangers to risk - until love raises the stakes in Twice Tempted by a Rogue. Luck is a double-edged sword for brooding war hero Rhys St. Maur. His death wish went unanswered on the battlefield, while fate allowed the murder of his good friend in the elite gentlemen's society known as the Stud Club. Out of options, Rhys returns to his ancestral home on the moors of Devonshire, expecting anything but a chance at redemption in the arms of a beautiful innkeeper who dares him to take on the demons of his past - and the sweet temptation of a woman's love. Meredith Maddox believes in hard work, not fate, and romance isn't part of her plan. But when Rhys returns, battle-scarred, world-weary, and more dangerously attractive than ever, the lovely widow is torn between determination and desire. As a deep mystery and dangerous smugglers threaten much more than their passionate reckoning, Meredith discovers that she must trust everything to a wager her heart placed long ago.
Teased by the Boss is the third book in the Tempted Series by Hazel Kelly. Despite her initial reservations, it's not long before Ella feels like giving in to her boss's seduction was the best thing she ever did. She's never felt more alive or enjoyed someone's company as much as she's enjoying Will's. Unfortunately, with her emotions running higher than ever, she can't help but want him all to herself. But what if she admits her true feelings and he doesn't feel the same?**Warning: This romantic suspense series contains mature content including explicit contemporary sex scenes and adult language.