By Sarah E. Ladd
“It is not only a ruby, as you assert. it's huge as a quail’s egg, nonetheless untouched and unpolished. And it truly is rumored to both bless or curse whoever possesses it.”
Camille Iverness can look after herself. She’s performed so because the day her mom deserted the relations and left Camille to run their shabby interest store. but if a violent betrayal leaves her injured without position to conceal, Camille needs to let a mysterious stranger to come back to her aid.
Jonathan Gilchrist by no means desired to inherit Kettering corridor. As a moment son, he used to be content material to paintings because the village apothecary. but if his brother’s dying made him inheritor simply as his father’s silly judgements placed the property in danger, purely the sale of a invaluable possession—a ruby referred to as the Bevoy—can shop the family members from break. however the gem has disappeared. And all trails result in Iverness interest Shop—and the gorgeous store woman who could be the solution to his many questions.
Caught on the intersection of benefits and curses, greed and deceit, those decided souls needs to unite to guard what they carry expensive. but if a fondness that shines a ways brighter than any gem is ignited, they are going to need to come to a decision how a lot they're prepared to probability for his or her destiny, love, and happiness.
By Tamara Leigh
HE was once THE VILEST of guys Lizanne Balmaine has spent years honing her talents at hands, made up our minds she is going to by no means back be on the mercy of any guy. whilst she comes nose to nose with the person who stole her destiny, she seizes the chance to detailed revenge. quickly he's her prisoner, at her mercy. yet whatever is diverse approximately him, anything that makes her query her goal. Is it attainable a guy should be so replaced? extra, can she correct the incorrect which can lay wreck to her kin? SHE was once a query by no means prior to requested OF HIM Ranulf Wardieu doesn't search a bride, nor a settling of ratings whilst his challenge for the king locations him within the direction of a beguiling, raven-haired maiden. yet fascination turns to fury whilst she imprisons him. Accused of wrongdoing, the character of which she refuses to bare, he discovers the girl is as expert at wielding a sword as she is at verbal sparring. whilst he bests her at her online game and his jailer turns into his captive, he's made up our minds to profit what mistaken he has performed her. even if, as they have interaction in a conflict of wits and wills and he glimpses her woman’s center, he discovers Lizanne is a query by no means sooner than requested of him—one his personal jaded middle refuses to respond to.
By Beth Kery
For the New York Times bestselling writer of Because you're Mine and When i am With You, Beth Kery, breaking the bounds of hope hasn't ever been so bold, so harmful, so…
Dr. Sophie Gable wasn’t waiting for her peaceable getaway to be shattered via the arriving of a half-dazed, dead-sexy visitor. Thomas Nicasio has evidently been traumatized, and Sophie thinks she is familiar with why. There’s anything approximately his previous that he can’t—or won’t—remember. anything that may get them killed. most ladies could run from a guy like Thomas. now not Sophie—even whilst she is aware she’s fidgeting with dynamite.
She can’t withstand his electrifying seduction. She doesn’t are looking to keep watch over her keen submission to him. and she or he understands she by no means must have taken it this a long way. simply because now it’s too overdue. Thomas’s prior is final in on them. And as threat and hope collide, Sophie is familiar with that his subsequent contact might eat her—if it doesn’t kill her first.
By Mary Balogh
In a time not like the other, a kinfolk you’ll always remember . . . Meet the Huxtables—three headstrong sisters and their rushing brother—each looking for love that’s continually a surprising indiscretion away. . . . In her amazing new novel, New York Times bestselling writer Mary Balogh sweeps us right into a global of scandal and intrigue—glittering Regency England—and introduces the youngest Huxtable: Stephen, the one son. right here Stephen will chance his acceptance and his center as he enters a scandalous liaison with the notorious good looks reason on seduction. but if ardour turns the tables on them either, who can say who has seduced whom?
He has to be prosperous, wellborn, and need her greater than he wishes the other lady. these are the stipulations that has to be met via the guy Cassandra Belmont chooses for her lover. Marriage is out of the query for the destitute widow who stands accused of murdering her husband and needs to now barter her good looks with the intention to live on. With seduction in brain, she units her points of interest on Stephen Huxtable, the irresistibly appealing Earl of Merton and London’s so much eligible bachelor. yet Stephen’s first exciting glimpse of the mysterious, appealing woman Paget convinces him that he has stumbled on the appropriate lady to percentage his mattress. there's just one caveat. This dating fueled by way of mutual excitement needs to be on his phrases.
As the 2 warily circle one another in a sensual dance of assault and retreat, a unmarried evening of ardour alters the entire ideas. Cassandra, whose recognition is already in tatters, is now at risk of wasting the only factor she vowed by no means to provide. And Stephen, who desires Cassandra greater than he has ever sought after any lady, won’t leisure until eventually she has surrendered everything—not as his mistress—but as his lover and spouse. . . .
From the Hardcover edition.
By Nora Roberts
The first novel within the unforgettable Key Trilogy. destiny brings 3 girls jointly for an opportunity to liberate their inner most wishes. this is often Malory’s journey…
Malory Price’s lifestyles plan has hit a snag. She’s at risk of wasting her task handling an paintings gallery in friendly Valley, Pennsylvania. A welcome distraction is available in the shape of a call for participation to a dinner party at Warrior’s top, an notorious property overlooking the city. yet nobody else she understands has been invited…
There are just different visitors: Dana Steele, a librarian, and Zoe McCourt, a unmarried mom. at the floor, it sort of feels the ladies don't have anything in universal, until eventually their mysterious hosts inform them a story—and supply them a challenge.
Legend has it that the souls of 3 demigoddesses—one an artist, one a bard, and one a warrior—have been locked in a field that has 3 keys. Now it’s as much as Malory and the others to discover the keys. Their present: one million cash each.
It all turns out too extraordinary to be actual. yet none of them can forget about the monetary providence they stand to achieve. And now Malory—with her soul of an artist and eye for beauty—must locate her key first. She quickly discovers that no matter what locked the souls away is darkish, robust, and greedy…and it doesn’t wish the ladies to win.
Don’t omit the opposite books within the Key Trilogy…
Key of Knowledge
Key of Valor
By Mhairi McFarlane
What occurs whilst the person who obtained away comes again? discover during this gleaming debut from Mhairi McFarlane.
‘Think of the nice duos of background. we are similar to them.’
‘You suggest like Kylie and Jason? Torvill and Dean? Sonny and Cher?’
‘I imagine you’ve ignored the purpose, Rachel.’
Rachel and Ben. Ben and Rachel. It used to be them opposed to the realm. till all of it fell aside. It’s been a decade considering they final spoke, but if Rachel bumps into Ben one wet day, the years soften away.
They’d been companions in crime and the simplest of neighbors. yet existence has moved on: Ben is married. Rachel isn't. but in that cut up moment, Rachel feels the outdated friendship go back. And besides it, the damaged center she’s by no means been capable of mend.
Hilarious, heartbreaking and every thing in among, you’ll be hooked from their first ‘hello’.
By Nora Roberts
Multi-New York occasions bestselling writer Nora Roberts has dazzled hundreds of thousands of readers along with her riveting tales of puzzle and romance. THE CALHOUN ladies celebrates that interesting mix. It's the stuff that love -- and legends -- are made of.
Efficient Amanda Calhoun reveals easygoing Sloan O'Riley unbearable -- and impossible to resist. As she finalizes all of the preparations for her sister C.C.'s storybook marriage ceremony to lodge wealthy person Trenton St. James, and plans for the day she assumes command of The Towers Retreat, her relations is racing to unravel the generations-old secret surrounding a valuable hidden emerald necklace.
By Alexandra Benedict
A wealthy and sensuous tale that consists of the reader from the darkish and unsafe underworld to the glowing halls of society, The infamous Scoundrel is one other scorching and edgy learn from the terribly proficient Alexandra Benedict. the second one e-book in her Hawkins Brothers sequence that includes a family members of former pirates navigating their method via London society, The infamous Scoundrel is a singular such as the early works of Stephanie Laurens—a story brimming with sensuality and intrigue, that includes a darkly mysterious hero and purple sizzling love scenes, that fanatics of Suzanne Enoch and Cathy Maxwell will totally adore.
By Abbi Glines
A no 1 long island occasions bestseller and the 1st novel in a brand-new series—from bestselling writer Abbi Glines—about a small Southern city full of lovely boys in pickup vehicles, Friday evening soccer video games, and loopy events that fan the flames of a few significant drama.
To each person who is aware him, West Ashby has continually been that guy: the cocky, well known, way-too-handsome-for-his-own-good soccer god who led Lawton excessive to the kingdom championships. yet whereas West should be large guy on Campus at the open air, at the within he’s combating the grief that includes staring at his father slowly die of cancer.
Two years in the past, Maggie Carleton’s existence fell aside whilst her father murdered her mom. And after she informed the police what occurred, she stopped conversing and hasn’t spoken seeing that. Even the flow to Lawton, Alabama, couldn’t draw Maggie again out. So she stayed quiet, protecting her sorrow and her fractured middle hidden away.
As West’s soreness turns into an excessive amount of to address, he is familiar with he must check with a person approximately his father—so at nighttime shadows of a post-game social gathering, he opens as much as the single woman who he understands won’t inform an individual else.
West anticipated that conversing approximately his dad may carry a few reduction, or at the very least a flood of feelings he couldn’t regulate. yet he by no means anticipated the quiet new lady to answer, to bare a soreness even deeper than his own—or for them to shape a connection so robust that he couldn’t ever enable her cross…