By Jennifer Wilde
every one had her center set on getting Cinderella’s glass slipper . . .
In Ellsworth, Kansas, at the final day of could, highschool senior Carol Martin sits with the opposite ladies of their white summer time attire. the instant has ultimately arrived: The scholarship winners are going to be announced. . . . Nora Levin used to be accredited at part a dozen faculties, together with Columbia and Vassar. yet Indiana is ready so far as she will be able to get from her Brooklyn roots—and a mom whose major project in existence is to determine her in simple terms daughter married. . . . Julie Hammond works at a diner to aid placed her husband via legislation tuition. She by no means complete highschool, yet she’s approximately to be provided the potential of a lifetime.
the 3 younger ladies meet at Claymore collage. Nora plans to develop into a bestselling author. Carol desires to be a film superstar. Julie goals of a occupation at the level. From Indiana to ny, Paris to Hollywood, they notice that fortunately ever after calls for labor, a feeling of humor, sacrifice, and offerings that would attempt them in methods they by no means imagined.
By Julie Anne Long
Sabrina Fairleigh arrives at an particular kingdom soiree with marriage in brain. How shocking-and intriguing-to become aware of her host is an notorious women' guy recognized for his indecent (and, ah, inspiring) poetry! They name him The Libertine, and his poetry is simply as scandalous-and irresistible-as he's. yet after one duel too many forces Rhys Gillray, Earl of Rawden, from energetic London to his state property, he is in determined desire of a therapy for boredom. And the right kind yet attractive vicar's daughter appears like the right try out of his sensual talents. With wit and wiliness, Rhys strips away Sabrina's defenses. yet as he teaches her excitement, the emotional stakes in their sensual duel transcend something Rhys has ever recognized. For deep in his previous lies the lacking clue to the crime that destroyed Sabrina's relatives. And the entire Libertine's seductive secrets and techniques is probably not sufficient to avoid wasting their destiny and their hearts.
By G.L. Snodgrass
Occasionally, a lady wishes a hero
*** A steamy Regency Romance ***
Miss Caroline Jennings has misplaced every little thing. Her domestic, her father, and any likelihood of happiness. what's extra? If her father’s secret's uncovered. she is going to be referred to as the daughter of a traitor.
Surely, existence can't get a lot worse.
When a carriage coincidence throws her into the river. - becoming punishment for her father’s crimes. - She is tempted to permit herself to succumb. it is just the concept of her more youthful sisters and the robust fingers of her rescuer that hold her one of the living.
Until the coming of Alexander Vessey, Viscount Beachmont, ex-soldier, and one of many richest males in Britain. A vintage hero if she’d ever visible one. enormous, robust, and commanding. Any woman’s middle may flutter like hers to be kept through him.
His heroics regrettably have kept her for a lifetime of loneliness and wish.
However, while he deals her a wedding of comfort it kind of feels the suitable way to regain her existence. the single risk she faces now's the potential of wasting her heart.
By Christina Dodd, Elizabeth Boyle, Stephanie Laurens
"Two megastar *New York instances* bestsellers, Stephanie Laurens and Christina Dodd, subscribe to forces with one intriguing emerging famous person, Elizabeth Boyle, to create this horny anthology with a thrilling new subject. In an cutting edge new twist for anthologies, every one writer is reintroducing a secondary personality from a prior publication to superstar in his personal story!
By Sherry Thomas
Recognized in Paris, notorious in London, Verity Durant is as recognized for her mouthwatering delicacies as for her scandalous love existence. yet that’s the least of the surprises expecting her new organization while he arrives on the property of Fairleigh Park following the unforeseen loss of life of his brother.
To emerging political megastar Stuart Somerset, Verity Durant is simply a reputation and nutrition is simply nutrients, until eventually her first dish touches his lips. just one different time had he felt such natural arousal–a harmful evening of ardour with a stranger, who disappeared at sunrise. Ten years is decades to attend for the most path, but if Verity Durant arrives at his desk, there’s just one factor that would fulfill Stuart’s urge for food for extra. yet is his starvation for lust, revenge–or that rarest of food, love? For Verity’s earlier has a mystery that can consume them either while they succeed in for the main scrumptious fruit of all.…
By Courtney Milan
Railway financier Simon Davenant has waited seven years for a moment probability with Virginia Croswell, his formative years sweetheart and ally. he is not approximately to permit his approaching bankruptcy ruin the opportunity.
This time, he will do whatever he can to safe her hand in marriage--even if it skill wasting her center for good.
The girl constantly Wins is a quick tale of 18,500 phrases (about 60 print pages). It was once formerly released within the anthology "Three Weddings and a Murder."
By Amy Corwin
An American heiress not anyone desires; a duke each lady wishes; and a homicide not anyone expects.
As a tender duke, all Nathaniel wishes is to be left by myself. So while he meets Charlotte, an outspoken American heiress, he's suspicious of her indifference. Too many girls have sought--and failed--to trap him.
However, Charlotte is unimpressed through his name. She has little interest in English dukes. All she wishes is to depart dreary England and commute to the sunny sands of Egypt to determine the grand pyramids.
Unfortunately, a debutante trying to entrap Nathaniel will get murdered, and his popularity as a proven misogynist makes him a suspect. On impulse, Charlotte involves his relief, unaware that her activities position her at risk, too.
Neither Charlotte nor the duke recognize highwayman attracted to wealthy heiresses is following Charlotte, and that one other debutante lies lifeless in Nathaniel's carriage. And regrettably, the facts quickly complicates Nathaniel's efforts to turn out his innocence and persuade Charlotte that he's valuable of her love.
Some nights simply don’t cross as planned.
Note to Readers: This e-book was once formerly released as "I Bid One American".
By Julie Garwood
By means of edict of the king, the amazing Scottish laird Alec Kincaid needs to take an English bride. His selection used to be Jamie, youngest daughter of Baron Jamison...a feisty, violet-eyed good looks. Alec ached to the touch her, to tame her, to own her...forever. yet Jamie vowed by no means to give up to this highland barbarian.
He used to be every thing her center warned against—an boastful scoundrel whose tough beauty noted savage pleasures. And idea Kincaid's sizzling kisses fired her blood, she overtly resisted him...until one rapturous second quelled their conflict of wills, and anything way more harmful than hope threatened to beat her senses...
By Danelle Harmon
Fearing that an endangered racehorse will die by the hands of her reckless brother, girl Ariadne St. Aubyn disguises herself as a guy, steals the pony, and abducts the good-looking Colin Lord to aid her plot.
By Elizabeth Hoyt
THE something HE can't REVEAL
For years, Melisande Fleming has enjoyed Lord Vale from afar . . . looking at him seduce a succession of fans, and as soon as catching a glimpse of heartbreaking depths underneath his roguish veneer. while he is jilted on his marriage ceremony day, she boldly deals to be his.
TO the single girl HE so much DESIRES
Vale gladly weds Melisande, if merely to supply an inheritor. yet he is pleasantly stunned: A shy and correct woman by means of day, she's a wanton at evening, giving him her body-though now not her middle.
IS HIS inner most desire . . .
Determined to profit her secrets and techniques, this sinner starts off to woo his seductive new wife-while hiding the nightmares from his soldiering days within the Colonies that also hang-out him. but while a dangerous betrayal from the previous threatens to rip them aside, Lord Vale needs to naked his soul to the lady he married . . . or hazard wasting her ceaselessly.