Saturday’s Romantic eBooks: Early Reads

Once Upon a Billionaire
by Jessica Clare
BARGAIN

As a member of the royal family in a small European country, Griffin Verdi’s presence is requested at the wedding of the century. The scholarly billionaire feels out of his depth in social situations, so a good assistant is required–especially when dealing with royal etiquette.

Unfortunately for Griffin, he’s stuck with Maylee Meriweather, a pretty, charming, and thoroughly unsuitable woman who doesn’t know a thing about high society–but she sure can kiss. Her lack of polish may sink Griffin, because after all, even his money can’t buy class.

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Dangerous Pursuit
by Margaret Daley
BARGAIN

Reading about danger never prepared Samantha Prince for the desperate phone call from her brother in Brazil that sent her from the safety of her New Orleans bookstore into the rugged, inhospitable Amazon in search of him and a hidden treasure. And reading about romance never prepared Samantha to resist the mysterious appeal of Brock Slader, a guide she hired to help her in her quest.

Alone with Brock in an alien world of orchids and anacondas, primitive headhunters and very up-to-date gunmen, she struggles to keep their relationship strictly business. Will Samantha survive the dangers in the jungle only to have her heart broken by a man who lives on the edge–no strings attached?

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Marquess of Fortune
by K.J. Jackson
BARGAIN

Coddled her whole life by her father and older sister, Lily Silverton finds herself the sole standing member of her family–her father dead, her sister barely holding onto life after a gruesome attack. Desperate to save her sister from death, Lily finds a beacon of hope in the rogue man that stumbles upon her in the middle of the night.

Garek Harrison has things to do–responsibilities he needs to attend to. Responsibilities that include the need for a good deal of coin. Responsibilities that have nothing to do with the odd woman he meets in the middle of the night, swinging a hammer…

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Unraveling the Pieces
by Terri DuLong
BARGAIN

Petra Garfield has no real attachments tying her down to one place. She’s ready for an adventure, so what could be better than an extended stay at Koi House with new friends and old in enchanting Ormond Beach. Having recently lost her mother, Petra is riddled with questions about the father she never knew.

As much as she wants to search for the truth, Petra knows she can’t spend all her time wallowing in the past, and her friends at the Dreamweaver yarn shop aren’t about to let her. The ladies encourage her to volunteer at a local animal shelter, where she hits it off with a young boy–and his handsome father…

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Mash Up
by Joe Klingler
BARGAIN

“Cleverly designed, Mash Up is the perfect detective read.” -San Francisco Book Review (5 Stars)

Disappointed. Disturbed. Too slow to solve a high-tech crime, leaving a key suspect dead. Qigiq (Inuit for hawk) needs a major change. That change involves pointing his vintage motorcycle south from Alaska to San Francisco. His new partner, the hyper-intense Kandy Dreeson, is set to help him master all things digital when Robina, a violinist from the local college, arrives holding an Amazon box with a thumb inside. The victim may be Robina’s roommate, a free-spirited cellist who hasn’t returned from a date with a mysterious man…

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Friday’s Romantic eBooks: Late Reads

The Sheriff Takes a Wife
by Debbie Macomber
BARGAIN

A people pleaser through and through, Christy Manning takes off work to drive from Seattle to Cougar Point, Montana, for the birth of her sister’s first child. But when the blessed event arrives early, her brother-in-law is M.I.A. and her sister refuses to leave without him.

Things are looking hopeless, until Christy calls Sheriff Cody Franklin. Even before he saves the day, sparks are flying between them. There’s just one problem: She’s reluctantly accepted a proposal from another man.

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The Second Sister
by Marie Bostwick
BARGAIN

Years of long workdays and little sleep as a political campaigner are about to pay off now that Lucy Toomey’s boss is entering the White House. But when her estranged older sister, Alice, unexpectedly dies, Lucy is drawn back to Nilson’s Bay, her small, close-knit, Wisconsin hometown.

An accident in her teens left Alice mentally impaired, and she was content to stay in Nilson’s Bay. Lucy, meanwhile, got out and never looked back. But now, to meet the terms of Alice’s eccentric will, Lucy has taken up temporary residence in her sister’s cottage–and begins to see the town, and Alice’s life, anew.

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Mash Up
by Joe Klingler
BARGAIN

“Cleverly designed, Mash Up is the perfect detective read.” -San Francisco Book Review (5 Stars)

Disappointed. Disturbed. Too slow to solve a high-tech crime, leaving a key suspect dead. Qigiq (Inuit for hawk) needs a major change. That change involves pointing his vintage motorcycle south from Alaska to San Francisco. His new partner, the hyper-intense Kandy Dreeson, is set to help him master all things digital when Robina, a violinist from the local college, arrives holding an Amazon box with a thumb inside. The victim may be Robina’s roommate, a free-spirited cellist who hasn’t returned from a date with a mysterious man…

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What a Woman Needs
by Caroline Linden
BARGAIN

Charlotte Griffolino knows a rake when she sees one–and the man her niece longs to marry most definitely qualifies. Stuart Drake is handsome, charming–and penniless. That he is interested in more than Susan’s considerable inheritance is highly unlikely. That he will be immune to Charlotte’s allure is even more unlikely…

With a Viscount title in his future, Stuart expects it shouldn’t be difficult to marry an heiress. Still, once he meets Charlotte, how hard will it be to charm her? Quite, actually. Now Stuart has only one option: to take revenge on her through seduction. But learning what this woman needs might only leave him hungry for more…

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Another Chance
by Kathy Clark
BARGAIN

Homeland Security agent Luke Archer returns home to Texas on a dangerous mission–a hands-on fight against a terrorist organization that has infiltrated the United States–yet it’s a chance encounter with his high-school sweetheart that really gets his blood pumping.

Luke considers himself a lone wolf who doesn’t need a woman in his life. But as memories of their sweet, innocent affair stir him body and soul, Luke starts to wonder whether he should give love another chance.

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Friday’s Romantic eBooks: Early Reads

Sweet Tea at Sunrise
by Sherryl Woods
BARGAIN

Emotionally wounded single mom Sarah Price has come home to Serenity, South Carolina, for a fresh start. With support from her two best friends–the newest generation of the Sweet Magnolias–she can face any crisis.

But sometimes a woman needs more than even treasured friends can provide. Sexy Travis McDonald may be exactly what Sarah’s battered self-confidence requires. The newcomer is intent on getting Sarah to work at his fledgling radio station…and maybe into his bed, as well.

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His Chance at Love
by KC Ann Wright
BARGAIN

Lucas, the devastatingly handsome and charming COO of his family’s empire, has always had a different woman on his arm. He enjoys life to the fullest, but he’s never fallen in love or even considered a long-term commitment. Having just watched his older brother fall in love, Lucas longs for that same connection.

There’s one woman he wants, but he believes she deserves better. When he allows himself to take a chance on her, one day is all he has before receiving devastating news about his future. Scared to face the truth of his unfortunate fate, Lucas runs without so much as a goodbye…

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Chasm
by LK Kuhl
BARGAIN

Taylor Vine thinks she can fight off the demons of her past when she moves back home to Estill Springs, Tennessee, but it doesn’t take long to see that things aren’t quite that easy.

The bumps she hears in the night soon escalate, keeping her up at night, and it isn’t long before her most precious possessions, her children, get abducted. She finds herself in a race against time to try to find them before it’s too late. One wrong move and the outcome could be disastrous.

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Forged in Desire
by Brenda Jackson
BARGAIN

When good girl Margo Connelly becomes Lamar “Striker” Jennings’s latest assignment, she knows she’s in trouble. And not just because he’s been hired to protect her from an underworld criminal.

The reformed bad boy’s appeal is breaching all her defenses, and as the threats against her increase, Margo isn’t sure which is more dangerous: the gangster targeting her, or the far too alluring protector tempting her to let loose.

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Brandywine Brides
by Multiple Authors
BARGAIN

Seven Blackwood generations. Seven loves worth fighting for!

Almost three centuries ago, a Scottish convict was sold into indentured servitude in Philadelphia and given a second chance at a life far from the country of his birth. In the years since, the farm secured by Finlan Blackwood’s efforts would grow and thrive in the Brandywine River valley just as his family and descendants did. Today, Blackwood Farm is one of the largest and most successful farms in Chester County. But it took the sacrifices and best efforts of each generation to make it so.

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Thursday’s Romantic eBooks: Late Reads

Bad Girls Don’t Marry Marines
by Codi Gary
BARGAIN

Valerie Willis has done it all: tattoos, one-night stands, even strip poker. And now she can add getting a messy public divorce to that list. Back in her hometown of Rock Canyon, Val just wants to bury her head and wait for the scandal to pass.

But when she suddenly finds herself at a singles’ weekend face-to-face with former flame Justin Silverton, hiding from her heart–and the sexy Marine–won’t be that simple. It’s been ten years since Justin kissed Val, but he still remembers the way they just seemed to…fit.

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Irresistible
by Mary Balogh
BARGAIN

Sophia Armitage does not consider herself attractive. Even her late husband treated her more as a companion than a lover when she accompanied him to war. But Sophia hopes to enjoy a Season in London as her niece makes her social debut–until, that is, her hopes are dashed when she is faced with a threat she can reveal to no one.

Then she meets Sir Nathaniel Gascoigne, an old army friend, and falls in love with him even as she must discourage his growing passion for her. Nathaniel can sense Sophia’s unhappiness and fear, but does not understand that his attempts to protect and help her can only bring about her downfall…

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Lure of the Dragon
by Anna Lowe
BARGAIN

Nothing is forbidden to this elite corps of shifter bodyguards and private investigators…except falling in love.

Good dragons? Bad dragons? Twenty-four hours ago, private chef Tessa Byrne didn’t know about the terrifying world of shifters. Now she knows too much, like the fact that a ruthless dragon lord is determined to claim her–forever. Tessa flees to Maui, where sunny skies, swaying palms, and a handsome stranger conspire to play tricks with her heart. Can she truly trust Kai Llewellyn and his band of battle-hardened shapeshifters to save her from a gruesome fate?

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Poppy’s Dilemma
by Nancy Carson
BARGAIN

Sixteen-year-old Poppy Silk is one of the navvy community–a group of poor, rough-living men who work the railways and take their families wherever the tracks lead. When Poppy is left fatherless, her world becomes fraught with danger, men vying to claim her as their own.

Her one ray of hope is Robert, a young engineer, who she meets one day by the tracks. But his wealthy family have different plans for him… Can Poppy ever hope to win his heart? And would she give up her whole way of life for him?

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The Melancholy Moon
by Glenda Manus
BARGAIN

Funny, witty Cassandra Phillips has reason to be cynical. Life has dealt her numerous blows so she’s put up an impenetrable wall around her own heart. Jilted by her husband for another woman, she now faces what she calls “the Big C” diagnosis, proof enough that even God has deserted her.

Independent and strong-willed, she’s determined to fight this battle alone, but when the pounds start melting away because of the chemo, her big sister steps in and whisks her away under the guise of a summer vacation. The lively seaport town revives her soul as well as her body, and all goes well until a blue-eyed mystery man moves in next door to the little house they’ve rented…

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