Featured Authors, New Release, Paranormal Romance, Romance

August’s Featured Authors

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Happy August! We’ve got some hot featured reads for your kindle this month! From military romance, to paranormal, over to contemporary and sexy fairy tales, we’ve got amazing books to keep you reading all month long! I hope you’re ready for this heat wave!

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Preorder Alert!

Him:
She’s the illusive part of a dream.

Blink and wonder if she’s real. Can beauty be that vivid? Can a mind be that sharp? A mouth that bold?

She’s everything I’ve ever been denied.

She’s everything I’m too afraid to say I want.

She’s here. Panther eyes. Hands on mine. In mine.

On me.

She’s better than a dream.

Because she’ll stay

If I give it all up.

Her:
He’s the man I liked too much to pity and wanted too much to ignore

A harp played, a woman moaned her agonies and luxuries into a microphone and

He had chocolate and Scotch in his hands when I told him I wanted him

It was better than I imagined.

He wants to hide us and everything we’ve become.

Family, money, occupations, and career paths.

There’s too much at stake, he says.

I am supposed to be his lifelong enemy. Not this.

But I am me, and I am his

Sacrifices will have to be made.

Buy link: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08CD4QKYB

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New Release!

After having her heart broken twice by a man she thought was her forever, Remi McMillian packed her things, kissed her father goodbye, and moved to New York. Landing the job at St. Clair Technologies was a godsend. Working for the wealthy, yet obstinate Tony St. Clair was not. An unexpected business trip to Chicago, however, has her seeing her employer in a completely different light. One taste of the good life in the vibrant city accompanied by one of the most powerful men in the world had Remi falling in love with her boss.

Tony St. Clair was a man who kept women at his beck and call, selecting his weekly eye candy on a whim. As of late, there was one who eluded him: Remi McMillian. In the office, his personal assistant was prim, proper, and prompt, but outside the office she oozed confidence, glowed with radiance, and possessed a smile that left him breathless. Tony’s infatuation for Remi was something that had to be satiated…quickly. Determined to have her all to himself, Tony’s meticulously laid plans come to a screeching halt when ghosts from his past return to threaten his very existence.

Will their past mistakes allow this unlikely couple to embrace love? Or will the presumptions she has of this billionaire ruin their happily ever after?

Buy link: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08DHQ89QK/

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New Release!

His dream became her nightmare.

Stacy and her boyfriend Dawson join a community of travelers on a Caribbean island to start a new life, but Stacy soon realizes their paradise isn’t what it seems. Immediately something seems off with Vea, the community’s sexy leader, and Stacy begins hearing rumors about a Swiss man named Kilian who Vea’s banned from the group. Stacy shares her distrust of Vea with Dawson, but already under Vea’s spell, he brushes off Stacy’s concerns.

Feeling alone, Stacy befriends Kilian and they fall in love while trying to find out what Vea is hiding.

After finding out Vea’s secret, Stacy vows to make Vea pay for the horrible things she’s done, but Vea has plans for Stacy too and none of them involve keeping her alive.

Buy link: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08BDP9LKR/

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It has been five years since Asia and Bryon have confessed their love for each other. Now, they are living their lives as a normal, married couple.

Or, so they thought…

Asia Smith-Gibson loves her new life as Mrs. Bryon Gibson. Not only is her personal life going well, but she is finally living her dream as a full-time author and publisher. She has everything going for her, but there’s one thing that she is missing, and that’s becoming a mother. When an unfortunate incident occurs in her life, will she be able to forgive herself or will she blame everyone around her, leading her to go back to making decisions that could cost her career and possibly her marriage.

Bryon Gibson is living his dream as well by leaving his police career and working full-time with his marketing firm. He’s trying to live a normal life, but when he gets a call from the department about a case he thought was closed, he contemplates going back to his life as a detective. He know he should to protect Asia, but there’s much more at risk if he does go back. Can he be able to continue living his life knowing what’s at stake?

Since Asia walked away from him five years ago, Dwight Alexander had to readjust his life in a major way. From immediately becoming a father, to getting fired, he knows he need to get his life back on track, including finding another job. When a chance meeting with the police commissioner occurs, Dwight is ecstatic to know about the new position, but will he take it once he finds out who his new partner will be?

A lot has changed for Asia, Bryon, and Dwight, but when old acquaintance comes back into their lives, will old occurrences lead them all to new issues? Find out in the newest installment to the Reclaiming What Is Mine series.

Buy links:
Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B08F25GGML/
BN: https://bit.ly/3duWatB
Kobo: https://bit.ly/2WIzmR5

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New Release!

Grad student, Patricia Woods finds herself on the brink of homelessness. Needing a job that pays immediately, she reluctantly sets her sights on the local redneck bar where the bikers are notorious, and the tips are flowing.

All she wants is to make a little cash to pay her way through school, but what she finds is so much more. Her dream of finally having a family to call her own is just beyond her reach.

Single father, Weston Daniels, has built a nice life for him and his five-year old son. After escaping the “family business” all he wants is the peace and quiet of the south, and an occasional romp with a nameless woman.

He has a change of heart, when a beautiful African American woman dressed in orange bombards his bar. When his past catches up with him, he is faced with choosing between her life and the happiness he desires.

Buy link: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B08D3D2H2M/

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New Release!

☆ Cherise ☆
He found me again.
I moved to another state, and the bastard found me.
Worst part is, I tried really hard to help him get his life on track.
Now, he was making me a nervous wreck.
I couldn’t date, even if I wanted to.
I couldn’t go out with friends.
I couldn’t stay home and feel safe.
Then, one day, I got a call from an ex-military guy looking for a therapist.
He needed clearance to join the FBI.
He could be my stalker, or he could be a hero.
Determined not to live in fear any longer, I decided to help him.

☆Tobin ☆
After my brother’s death, I realized in serving my country, I’d done a disservice to my family.
So, I snapped and broke some shit.
They quickly gave me my exit papers from the military.
As an ex-Marine, if I ever wanted to get into the FBI, I’d need to prove I wasn’t a safety concern.
Apparently, people with anger management issues shouldn’t carry weapons.
So I found a therapist—a female therapist.
We were all of fifteen minutes into our session when I realized all was not right in her world.
She was on edge because she had a stalker.
Lucky for me, I wasn’t currently employed.
Lucky for her, I was highly trained and intensely motivated to save her.
I’d always been a sucker for a damsel in distress.
And this woman needed a hero.

Buy link: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B088NT74JG/

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From award-winning, bestselling author, Lyndell Williams, a story of bridled desire unleashed.

Tarika is happy living single. She loves her home—her castle—and is not looking for some man to try and take over everything she has built. When her best friend, Hafsah throws Aqil her way, Tarika makes it clear that she is not interested in the shy man, who barely speaks to her. When she needs his help after an accident, she allows Aqil and his daughter into her life, making it difficult to resist his sexy gray eyes and sultry smile. The more time she spends with him, the harder it is to keep her distance.

Aqil planned to stay focused on rebuilding his life with his daughter after a messy divorce until he saw Tarika. He tries to maintain a respectful amount of space, but her confidence and beauty draw him in. He knows he has everything Tarika needs and gets closer to her, bringing them into a passionate abandon that can break down the walls of her inhibitions but may also shatter their lives.

Buy link: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B088P8WR33/

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Preorder Alert!

Ceren Getty believes villains are a necessary evil to balance the natural order of the world. That’s why she has vowed to destroy The Eternal Witch’s plan to grant second chances to villains. Determined to return the villains to their natural state, she embarks on a quest to reverse Celeste Dubois’ magical spell and put an end to villain shaming once and for all.

Buy link: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B08CBNF22R

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For June Bailey, life is all about meeting outlandish requests for her billionaire boss which includes keeping an eye on the woman’s artsy, nomad nephew, Tucker Frost. June highly underestimates how difficult spending time with Tucker will be. Between his good looks, irresistible charm, and a way of helping her see the beauty beyond her check-list life style, she begins to lose herself in more than just his artwork. However, when the time comes for the wanderer to drift away once more, will their love be forced to comply with traditional goodbyes or will it be allowed to exist in free-form?

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~ A Flirty & Feisty Romance Novel: Love for real ~

“Will you marry me?”
Commitment-shy, foster parent recruiter, Kiarra Wright shocks herself and others when she asks a mysterious stranger, six-foot-three, well-rounded block of white sexiness she just meets to marry her. Is she out of her freaking mind?

But she is drawn to the dark secrets in his hazel eyes.

Giving up his flashy lifestyle, Ryder Blade, Oceanfront Walk mansion owner settles in a condo hoping for a slice of sanity. When an intrusive, big curvy woman with cellulite thighs and sun-loving brown skin proposes to him, he says a loud, ‘‘Not in a million years.’’ Her sassy, rounded butt knows nothing about him. Like the fact he has never dated outside his race, or that finding love and getting married are not something he wants. When Kiarra shows up in his condo wreaking havoc on his mind and heart, he wants her out…fast!

Until he gets trapped by her allure and sees layers of Kiarra no guy has ever seen.
When Kiarra discovers his secret, she takes a long walk away from him without a backward glance.

Longing for her now, Ryder wants a shot at love with the woman he first turned down.

Buy links:

Amazon US: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B089FRG9VD/

Okada Books: https://okadabooks.com/book/about/longing_for_you_a_bwwm_sweet_steamy_romance/33893

Paperback-Amazon US: https://amzn.to/2Ar2l2K

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From award-winning , bestselling author Lyndell Williams, the story of Hafsah and Faheem, a Muslim couple struggling to keep their raging desire for each other from getting out of control.

Hafsah grows closer to Faheem, falling hard for the sexy younger man. He is smooth and stokes feelings she meant to suppress.

Faheem uses all his charms to make sure Hafsah becomes his, but flirting can be a dangerous thing when committing to no sex outside of marriage. The two play with some serious fire that might burn them both.

Buy link: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082TXYTF5

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When Shayla took a much-needed vacation from her busy career, she never expected to meet the man of her dreams. Against her better judgment, she finds herself irresistibly drawn to Calen.

On the warm beaches of Carolina, Shayla and Calen lose themselves in romance. But vacation is never meant to last, and real-life calls them back home. They separate ways, leaving words unsaid and unsure they’ll ever see each other again.

Shayla returns to her demanding career, but her thoughts continue to return to Calen and their time together. When circumstances bring them back together, will Shayla and Calen make a go of it, or will they be separated again, this time forever?

Buy link: https://books2read.com/Caroline-breeze01

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Asia Alexander has had a rough couple of months, from losing her job to losing the place she shared with her husband, Dwight. To make matters worse, Dwight doesn’t want to do anything to help the situation. Asia is at her wits end and doesn’t know what more she can do. She wants to reclaim her life but doesn’t know where to start until one fateful day, she walks into a coffeehouse and meets Bryon Gibson. Bryon is everything that Dwight is not, and Asia wants to get to know him. But when she starts to get attached, she wonders if she should continue their friendship before she destroys what’s important to her, her marriage.

Bryon Gibson didn’t believe in love until he set his eyes on Asia. She’s everything he wants in a woman, but there’s one thing blocking his chances with her: She’s married. But when Asia finds out that he’s been keeping a major secret from her, will he be able to regain her trust, or will he have to walk away in order to protect her?

Due to his various misdeeds, Dwight Alexander is slowly losing his wife. From their financial problems to growing apart, their issues have taken a toll on him, causing him to seek comfort in someone else. But he’s also withholding information about his profession and wonders if his marriage is worth fighting for, or if he should just move on with his life.

Buy link: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B013Q8UINQ/

by Michelle Anderson (3)

~ A Flirty & Feisty Romance Novel: Love for real ~

“No single, sexy-hot white dude falls for a big black curvy woman who has a life-changing secret!”

Upcoming actress, Amara Eze has everything she needs, including a lifestyle others envy.
Single guys have no place on her dating scene. She finds them clingy and demanding.

To her, happy-ever-after is overrated.

But a desperate situation leaves her in search of a single guy as her plus-one date.

The ruggedly-sexy anonymous stranger with grey eyes like polished marble, sculpted muscles and wing tattoos catches her eyes.

Her request? One paid date only. Simple. Straightforward.

But difficult-to-read mansion owner, Bradley Hunt says, a definite no.

He wants nothing to do with the brown-skinned woman with wide hips, stretch-marked cleavage, and glossy heart-shaped lips.

Not today or ever. It ends there.

Yet the mysterious guy who does not fit her lifestyle, stirs wild lust between her thick thigh. His demanding fingers take her to peaks of pleasure she can only name in her fantasy.

A little persuasion is what Amara has in mind.

Why can’t she take no for an answer and leave him the hell alone, Bradley wonders?

Just when she takes her mind off him, his jealous streak roars to life.

Until he finds out she can’t…

When the truth comes out, their lives tumble inside out.

Will Bradley get his heart hooked to one curvy girl and can she handle his hotness…?

Buy links:
https://amzn.to/2EyhyRI
https://books2read.com/u/389loO
https://okadabooks.com/book/about/hooked_by_one_curvy_girl_a_bwwm_sexy_romance_book_1/26894

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Not all romances start off with roses and chocolates.
For Kaede and Sinclair, it started with a kidnapping.

He was hired to kidnap a witch. She was supposed to be his ticket out of the Frostlands, the frozen tundra he was banished to years ago. It was supposed to be a simple job. Get in and get out. Imagine his surprise when he learned the witch he was hired to turn over to The Deciders, was actually his fated mate. Now that he’s found her, Kaede Oshiro doesn’t plan to let her go. She’s the treasure the Fates have gifted to him. It’s his duty to love her and keep her safe.
But going against The Deciders puts them and all of their allies in danger. Loving her could possibly bring forth the destruction of his peoples’ safe haven. Loving her could possibly lead to his own death. But love her he will, forever. And no matter what happens, he will do whatever it takes to protect his treasure.

Even if it means never being freed from the Frostlands.

BK 1: https://amzn.to/2CPWTrp

BK 2: https://amzn.to/2OCYjbD

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Once you step into these cabins, your life will never be the same.
The Cabin Fever boxset features sexy encounters that will have you turning on your air conditioner during the cold winter months and burning with desire all summer long. That’s just how scorching HOT each story is.
Get ready to fall in love with domineering alpha males and the sassy alpha females who bring them to their knees. This exclusive set is available for a limited time. Grab your copy today and prepare to be enticed by an alpha.
Be careful! You will be begging for more.

Buy Link: https://amzn.to/3aivFp6

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