Jade by Kris Michaels (Kings of Guardian #9) Requirements: ePUB Reader, 340 kB Overview: Jade King lives life at full speed. After over a year undercover for the DEA, she’s back in play and wants what any hot-blooded woman who’s gone a year without sex would want: an alpha bad boy who is convenient, delicious and disposable. A fun one-night stand, multiple orgasms, and absolutely no strings attached. Right? If only. Nicolas DeMarco has a library stocked with little black books, and his bedpost is nothing but notches. His love ‘em and leave ‘em mentality served him well…until it didn’t. Now, forty years old and in charge of Guardian’s Domestic Security, he’s done with the biological catch and release game that used to thrill him…until Jade King let herself into his office and made him an offer. One he couldn’t refuse…but man, could he screw it up. When one of the Guardian’s family members is targeted for death, Jade is pulled from her much deserved vacation and into Nicolas DeMarco’s world—a world complete with strings, attachments, feelings, and danger. When the elusive head of the Triad maliciously plans and executes an event that devastates an entire city, it catapults Jade and Nic into a Guardian sanctioned operation. An operation that they may not survive. Genre: Romance
A Hero’s Honor by Tessa Layne (Military Heroes of the Flint Hills #1) Requirements: ePUB Reader, 450 kB Overview: Prairie’s police chief, Travis Kincaid, has had enough of death and destruction. After an operation gone wrong, he left the SEALs for a slower life at home. But when a deadly tornado destroyed half the town, the floodgates opened up and memories of the past haunt him daily. The only person who seems to help is single mom, Elaine Ryder. Her gentle presence pulls him out of the darkness he battles and helps him to feel again.
But Elaine has demons of her own, and a young son to raise. When she accepts Travis’ offer of temporary housing after the tornado, she’s shocked to find herself falling for one of Prairie’s most eligible and elusive bachelors. But how can she risk loving again? Especially a man so conflicted and full of secrets?
As past and present continue on a collision course that may cost Travis his family’s ranch, Travis must decide whether he’s brave enough to revisit the battlefield a final time. In the aftermath, will the couple be able to rebuild their hearts together? Genre: Romance
Wicked Deception by Carole Mortimer (Regency Sinners #4) Requirements: .ePUB Reader, 200KB (retail) Overview: Maximillian Smythe, the Earl of Carlton, is the fourth of the eight gentlemen, known as The Sinners, tasked with proving or disproving the guilt of a lady in Society as being a spy for Napoleon, and a traitor to the English Crown. The lady Maxim is to investigate is his young and beautiful widowed stepmother, Lady Heather Smythe, the Dowager Countess of Carlton. Maxim remembers Heather as being passionate and wild as the rugged Cornish coastline where she resides with her young son. Ralph is Maxim’s half-brother and his heir since their father died eighteen months ago. Heather is far from pleased when her arrogant stepson, Maxim Smythe, arrives at Treganon House for an unexpected visit. She is only too well aware of the contempt Maxim has for her. As she holds less than fond memories of him.
From the moment of Maxim’s arrival, they treat each other with suspicion. Heather believes Maxim, a friend of the Prince Regent, to be in Cornwall to investigate the smuggling in the area. Something her family has been involved in for several centuries. Maxim knows Heather is hiding something, but he is unsure if it is her role as a spy for the imprisoned usurper, Napoleon, or something else. While the turbulent seas roil and crash in the cove beneath Treganon House, the desire and passion Maxim and Heather once shared flares back into life, and this time refuses to be extinguished. Genre: Historical Romance
Shadow Rising by Dianne Sylvan (The Shadow World Book 7) Requirements: ePUB Reader, 341 KB Overview: In the 7th and penultimate novel of Dianne Sylvan’s Shadow World series, the foundation of Miranda Grey’s life has once again shifted, and with it, the future of vampire kind. Instead of the traditional Pairing of Signets ruling a single territory, she is now part of a Tetrad that essentially rules half the planet. As they race to save innocents in the path of the Prophet’s army of possessed humans, Miranda, David, Deven, and Nico find themselves in new roles, wielding new power that invites new dangers. Together with two other Pairs, the Tetrad finally steps into the Circle of the Dark Goddess Persephone, and the eight Signets learn their true purpose…along with their enemy’s true identity…and his endgame. But while the Circle learns to navigate its new reality, Miranda and her family come up against a frightening truth: The greatest threat to their world may come from within…and even the power of a Goddess may not be enough to save them all. Genre: Sci Fi/Fantasy
Unseen Demons by Adam-Troy Castro (An Andrea Cort Story #1) Requirements: ePUB Reader, 536KB | Retail Overview: EMIL SANDBURG: Serial killer. His victims were all Catarkhans, specimens of a closed-off sentient race incapable of sensing the great atrocities he committed against them. Prosecuting him by their laws is going to be a problem.
Enter ANDREA CORT: Misanthrope. Genius. Controversial figure. Aware even as she takes the case that other alien forces intend to use her past against her, and against humanity. Unaware that its implications will change the course of her life…
Presenting the first Andrea Cort adventure, the story that led to the Philip K. Dick Award-Winning novel, Emissaries From the Dead! Genre: Fiction | Sci-fi/Fantasy
Rites of Possession by Charlotte Lamb Requirements: ePUB Reader, 202 KB Overview: There was an old saying about the Belleme family “Black of hair, black of eye and black of heart.” And it certainly applied, Christabel thought grimly, to the disturbing; reclusive Roland de Belleme. Her responsibilities were supposed to end when she delivered little Nina and Dani to their Uncle Roland for the holidays. But their arrival had apparently taken him by surprise, and he insisted that she remain to look after the children. She couldn’t leave them stranded, could she? Especially not with such a cynical, disreputable man. Against her will Christabel found herself staying on. Well … maybe not entirely against her will. Genre: Romance
Finally, Our Forever by Elisa Leigh (Panthera Security #0.5) Requirements: ePUB Reader, 313 kB Overview: Retired Marine, Reece Atwood has never regretted the tough choices he’s made, except for one- pushing away the one woman he could love. His fast-paced professional life as the second in command at Panthera Security can’t distract him from the memories of her and what she is to him. When the opportunity presents itself, Reece will stop at nothing to make Maci Kate his. The only problem is getting her to trust him enough to give them a chance. Maci Kate Gallagher is focused on raising her son. The last thing she needs is her pushy ex-husband wanting to give things another try. Right, like that would happen. She’s learned her lesson- she doesn’t repeat mistakes. When an old crush, Reece, comes barreling back into her life, she discovers her resolve waning fast. Can Reece convince Maci Kate that they truly belong to one another? Will Maci’s ex cost them everything they’ve worked towards? Genre: Romance
The Man in the Wall by Emma Ångström (Angstrom), Dominic Hinde (Translator) Requirements: ePUB Reader, 493 KB Overview: Alva is a sad and lonely child. With her father locked up in prison, she moves with her mother and two older sisters to an apartment building in town. She does not like her new home. Her room is small and her sisters continue to exclude Alva from their games.
Soon a bizarre murder takes place in the building. A husband discovers his wife dead in the hall of their apartment, two weeks after she disappeared from their home.
Where had the body been hidden for two weeks? And how could the perpetrator get in and out of the apartment?
As more disturbing things start to take place, Alva is drawn into a sick and twisted game by a killer who is hiding in plain sight. But Alva is just a child and has no idea just how deadly her new friend might be… Genre: Psychological Thrillers
A Gift of Time by Jaclyn Osborn Requirements: .ePUB / .MOBI Reader | 707 KB Overview: Be careful what you wish for… it just might come true. Jack Taylor learns this the hard way. He’s a workaholic who wants that highly sought after corner office at the advertising agency he works for, and he’ll do anything to get it—even if that means constantly disappointing his fiance, Caden. On his way home one Christmas Eve night, he’s dreading the argument he knows will happen once he walks through the door. To make matters worse, he forgot to get a gift for Caden, so he makes a quick stop at a Christmas shop he’s never seen before. Inside, he meets a mysterious man who sells him an antique clock. When he gets home, he and Caden fight, just as he expected, and he ends up sleeping on the couch. Fuming from their fight, Jack makes a wish to have never met Caden. And it comes true. Waking up in an alternate reality around Christmas, Jack has everything he’s ever wanted: the perfect job, fancy car, and luxurious apartment. But he soon realizes it means nothing without the man he loves. There’s only one way to reverse the wish: get Caden to fall in love with him before Christmas Eve… or lose him forever. Genre: MM Romance
Gambler’s Den series by Christopher Byford (books 1&2) Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.3MB | Retail Overview: CHRISTOPHER BYFORD was born in 1980 in Wellingborough, England. He learnt to walk whilst holding onto a Golden Retriever and fondly remembers the days of BMX bikes and conker matches. He left college to suffer as an IT Manager for a small multinational before, in his words, escaping to Gloucester. After working for some large tech companies he seized the opportunity to become a full time author. It was the best thing he’s ever done.
Away from literary things, his interests include all things VW Campervans, gardening, photography, astronomy and chicken keeping. He finds talking about himself in the third person rather pedantic and could murder a cold pint of cider right about now. Genre: Fiction | Sci-fi/Fantasy
#1 – Den of Shadows The Gambler’s Den weaves its away across the desert… But will it stop at your station?
While fighting off poverty in the blistering desert heat a travelling casino offers one night of solace. One…
While fighting off poverty in the blistering desert heat a travelling casino offers one night of solace. One night to forget all your troubles. But once on board there is more to the show than meets the eye: enter Franco, the elaborate ringleader, Wyld the stowaway thief and Misu the fire breathing showgirl. In a kingdom ruled by the law Franco ensures his den remains in line, ruling with an iron first. But when he’s faced with saving the fate of the train, and those on board, he may be forced to break his own rules. Life on the den isn’t just a job but a way of life. And now you’re about to find out why! Welcome to the den…
#2 – Den of Stars Are you willing to gamble with your life?
Some debts can’t be repaid. The Gambler’s Den lies in ruins, its staff scattered across the Sand Sea, all but a memory of the minds of its past patrons. But when the Morning Star appears, ruled by a mysterious figure known only as the Hare, the comparisons can’t be helped. Who is this larger-than-life character? Why do the showgirls wear masks? What are they hiding? The answer…they should be dead. Franco and Misu were safe only in their anonymity, but with Franco gone Misu must find him – jeopardising all they have built. In order to save the man she trusts Misu must put her faith in the villain. Wilheim does not forget disobedience lightly, and Misu’s was a great betrayal, so now he will call in his debt, and his revenge on the staff of the Morning Star. Who will win? Who will survive? Who will the odds favour?!