Investment banking intern Carina Chen doesn’t need any distractions—especially the sexy, guitar-playing barista she rooms with for the summer. Free spirit Dylan Jewell appreciates the delightful universe of women who vie for his attention. His goal in life is to do good, make happy coffee, and help the homeless. When Carina moves in, she insists on rules of conduct to quell her instant attraction to Dylan. But when her boss asks her to turn Dylan into a businessman, she can’t think of a reason not to take advantage of his hospitality. Their chemistry is white hot, but Dylan refuses to play Carina’s game, unable to understand how he can fall in love with a woman who puts profits in front of people. When Carina realizes Dylan isn’t budging, she risks all to gain a single night with him. Will her gambit backfire or will Dylan discover Carina’s true heart before she runs away with his?
He hasn’t forgotten her, and she sure hasn’t forgiven him. Jessica Macks is a she-wolf on the run from a band of murderous rogues. When she finds a job at a shifter bar, it seems like a safe haven from her hunted life on the road. But the minute she walks through the swinging doors of the Blue Moon Saloon and comes face-to-face with the man she once loved, she’s tempted to march right back out. No way, no how is she risking her heart to that infuriating alpha bear again. Simon Voss thought he lost everything in an ambush months before: his home, his family, his past. His new job at the Blue Moon Saloon is a desperately needed fresh start on life. Then along comes Jessica, the irresistible she-wolf his clan forced him to reject years before. When Simon is obliged to hire Jessica and work side by side with the one woman to ever make his bear go wild, he’s half in heaven, half in hell. He hasn’t forgotten her, and she sure as hell hasn’t forgiven him. Is this just another path to heartbreak or his last chance to claim his destined mate?
Illiterate runaway Ana Marie hides her true identity from everyone around her to preserve the stable life she’s built. She pieces together a home for herself, but life begins to pass her by one mundane day after another. She’s never been in love. She’s never even felt the excitement of a heart-aching crush. That all changes when a handsome man from out of town shows up at her work.
A broken heart. A yearning soul. A choice to make. A SALON OWNER WHO’S FORGOTTEN HER DREAMS…Kym Zhang feels stuck. Forced to take over the small town’s nail salon after her parents abruptly left and her best friend’s mangled car accident, Kym’s simply been surviving. The day-to-day grind is getting tedious, until a mechanic sparks her interest and creates curious options. A MECHANIC WHO’S STUCK IN THE PAST… When Zach Cohan’s childhood mentor asks for his help, the Hollywood film mechanic can’t refuse. Zach’s tired and needs a break. Most of all, he needs to face the past and the woman who demolished his heart. When the cute salon owner asks him to jump her, he figures Kym to be the perfect person to defuse the volatile situation with his ex. However, he underestimates just how feisty Kym can be, and how much she can make him forget old hurts in favor of new love. A slow sizzle burns between Zach and Kym until Hollywood calls him back forcing them both to make choices between their obligations and what they truly want out of life.
Have you ever told a white lie that got totally out of control? Rachel doesn't cook. It's not that she can't cook, it's just that she shouldn't. All her friends will tell you - keep her out of the kitchen! When she meets a hot stranger on a skydiving adventure, there's instant chemistry between them. When he proposes right after they meet, it's a huge joke and she accepts and plays along. The only problem is, he wasn't kidding. Caught up in the semi-joke she embarks on a crazy relationship with Henry. Against her better judgement she's even talked into making him a meal. And that's where the problems start. One tiny lie leads to the most hilarious situations as she tries to hide her secret and still seem perfect for him. Henry has his own secret he's been hiding, though, and it's about to bite them both in a big way.
Zelda Kelly needs a change. Being a taxi dancer in nineteen thirty-two isn't all it's cracked up to be. Dancing with men for dimes made her feet ache and her smile stiffer than the illegal drinks Al serves at the bar. Until he walks in. Jimmy Lawrence is gorgeous, charming, and romantic, everything her abusive boyfriend is not. When he sweeps her off her feet and rescues her from Name, Zelda can't help but fall a little bit in love with him. But there are secrets about Jimmy, dark secrets that start to come out. People recognize him on the streets. The police want him. The new Bureau of Investigation wants him. And Zelda wants him too. However, Zelda must decide if he's worth risking everything for - especially since Jimmy Lawrence isn't even his real name...
Em Davidson is a curvy, never-married, 43-year-old Internet security analyst who has been working at the wrong job, living in the wrong house, and involved with the wrong man for about 10 years too long. All she wants is a challenging career, her very own home, and an age-appropriate Mister Ideal who will make her toes curl when he kisses her. Mick Brennan is a bearded, tattooed widower of 20-plus years who thinks, maybe, just maybe, he might be ready to dip his foot back in the dating pool. He might not know exactly what he’s looking for in a relationship, but he knows he doesn’t want a girl half his age. When Em moves into her dream home, she had no idea that her downstairs neighbor could be her Mister Ideal. When Mick meets his talkative upstairs neighbor, he’s more intrigued by the her than he has been in any other woman in two decades. Can these two lonely people overcome the wounds of their pasts to discover love again?
Crime & Passion (Prequel to Agents in Love) A decorated police officer, more intent on justice than following the letter of the law, lands in trouble when a schoolteacher finds a dead body on the beach. Love & Deception (Agents in Love - Book 1) What if everything you believed in was a lie? Nick Kendall is a secret agent sent to infiltrate a suspected terrorist organization. Despite his best intentions, he falls hopelessly in love with Carlie Hollis, an alleged key player of the group. Love & Redemption (Agents in Love - Book 2) Former secret agent Shelley Daniels is struggling to tame her bad-girl tendencies. Jewel thief Gavin Hart wants fast money and a fresh start--until he witnesses a murder.
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