Enter the darkly seductive world that exists within Nocturne Bites' with tales woven by some of the most spellbinding authors: Lisa Renee Jones, Olivia Gates, Linda O. Johnston, Barbara J. Hancock, Caridad PiÑeiro and Lydia Parks. Let them take you on a thrilling ride where you'll catch a glimpse of sensuous, sexy men who share their wildest desires in ways you thought only existed in dreams. . . . Werewolves, vampires and shape shifters. . . oh my! Don't be afraid to wake them. They've been waiting for you. . . .
Seized by a dark genius, Miles O'Keefe has shut himself away in his ancestral mansion for more than decade. Driven by an unquiet spirit called The Thornleigh Bride, he sculpts masterpiece after masterpiece-and edges ever closer to madness.His decadent prison is finally breached by Samantha Knox-a woman who has been to the brink of hell and back. She wants-needs-Miles to sculpt her scarred yet strong and beautiful body, to prove she has survived. She sits for him. His hands shape every curve of her body, indulging passion by proxy. Every glance, every word that passes between them brims with desire. With a single touch, it spills over.But their ecstasy inflames Miles's ghostly muse, as well. The Bride will neither share her house nor relinquish its heir, whom she has possessed for so long. Not without revealing her deadly secret. Before the end, Samantha will stand once more at the edge of the abyss....
Strange accidents and unexplained deaths are commonplace. And everyone fears the dark in Barbara J. Hancock's Scarlet Falls.A secluded hamlet ablaze in autumn splendor, Scarlet Falls is a seemingly idyllic New England town.... But Trinity Chadwick knows better. The place is haunted to its very core. For Trinity there has been no escape from the specter of the girl in the blue dress. The child's laughter still rides on the tainted mist of the town's frigid lake. And tragedy always follows in its wake.Constant vigilance against malevolent forces has worn Trinity down, driving her back to the last place on earth she ever expected to step foot: Hillhaven-her childhood home. Only to encounter Samuel Creed. The last man she ever expected to confront. A long-ago kiss of life kindled an obsession in both that is at once sensual and macabre. Creed is tortured by that memory. He is as tempting as ever, a man Trinity can neither forget nor entirely trust.
Lose yourself in four dark tales of houses haunted by tragedy and ill-fated passionEchoes in the Darkness by Jane Godman-Dita Varga enters the grim embrace of the Cornish coast and the home of the ancient Jago clan when she agrees to pose as fiancée to the next earl of Athal. Drawn by friendship, entrapped by lust, Dita is quickly consumed in a sordid tangle of blood, desire and madness.Silent Is the House by Barbara J. Hancock-Grief-stricken Angelica Peters finally visits Allen House, the crumbling mansion she once stood to inherit. She's immediately drawn to the new heir-the family lawyer whose unearthly obsession soon has her questioning reality...and her sanity. Is it Angelica he desires? Or is he only fascinated by her resemblance to the tragic apparition that haunts the estate?The Witch of Stonecliff by Dawn Brown-Malicious whispers have long surrounded Eleri James's family estate, especially the eerie bog called The Devil's Eye. But the twelve bodies discovered on the property are no rumor. Now Eleri's only hope of evading prison is a man who could destroy her, body and soul.House of Glass by Jen Christie-Reyna Ferraro is enchanted by the ornate glass cottage at Devlin Manor that dangles over the sea like a diamond pendant. She's not the first. Seduced by the shimmering house, Reyna risks joining its former mistress in oblivion. Will loving the tortured man who built it be her curse or her salvation?Mood, mystery...romance that makes you shiver. Look for more Shivers titles coming in July 2014
Savor four chilling tales of lust and longingValley of Nightmares by Jane Godman-It's 1938, and war is looming as Lilly Divine leaves London for life as a governess in a crumbling mansion. Her employer, Gethin Taran, a man as remote and compelling as the mountains encirlcling his home, soon has Lilly intrigued and enthralled. But there is danger as well as passion in the valley, and its ghostly source begins to stalk Lilly's nightmares....His to Possess by Delores Fossen-Haunted by erotic memories that are not her own, Olivia is shaken to her core. She and enigmatic Lucian Wilde discover they're hosts to the souls of two lovers murdered decades before. Time passes, but passion and the desire for vengeance endures.The Girl in Blue by Barbara J. Hancock-Trinity Chadwick once helped Samuel Creed cheat death. That long-ago kiss of life kindled an obsession both sensual and macabre. When Trinity, plagued by misfortune, returns to her hometown, Samuel is already there. Is he watching over her...or awaiting some dark chance?The Ghosts of Cragera Bay by Dawn Brown-Declan James is the reluctant heir to a crumbling Welsh estate with a deadly history. He'll never sell Stonecliff with a parapsychologist poking around fueling ghostly rumors. But his truce with beautiful Dr. Carly Evans is destined to end in bloodshed.Mood, mystery...romance that makes you shiver.
Discover uncanny places and irresistible passions in the latest Gothic romance box set from Harlequin EThe Headmaster by Tiffany ReiszAt the remote Marshall School, Gwen Ashby stumbles upon the job-and the man-of her dreams. Stern, enigmatic Edwin Yorke simmers with a heat Gwen longs to unleash. But Edwin knows all too well that forbidden love can end in tragedy....Darkness Unchained by Jane GodmanTorn body and soul between mesmerizing nobleman Uther Jago and his brooding brother Nicco, headstrong Annie van der Merwe flees homeward. Only in sultry South Africa can she conquer an inner darkness borne in blood and bone that threatens to destroy them all.Forget Me Not by Barbara J. HancockMaddy Clark refuses to leave the macabre town of Scarlet Falls after her sister is mysteriously killed. While searching for the truth, she becomes enthralled by handsome sheriff William Constantine-a man held hostage by a jealous ghost.Queen of Stone by Jen ChristieUprooted by the Depression, Zara Pendleton heads south. She's seduced by the steamy wilderness and by Navarre, magnetic leader of a reclusive cult. Theirs is a destiny shot through with feverish desire-and mortal danger.The Harlequin E Shivers Box Set Volume 4 is available at a value price for a limited time only!Individual titles will replace the box set on January 5, 2015.
Lose yourself in four eerie, atmospheric tales of romance...and revengeIn a decaying mansion, a ghostly presence refuses to relinquish the artist she's long haunted to a new lover and muse. In an ancient Cornish castle, an innocent woman may be sacrificed to a family's legacy of madness. On the fringes of a Welsh estate, a vengeful figure targets the long-lost daughter of a cursed clan. In the Louisiana bayou, a serial killer hunts the one woman who can bring his demonic crimes to light. If you love Gothics by Victoria Holt, Daphne du Maurier and Barbara Michaels, and enjoy dark romance, then delve into the new Shivers Collection. Four beguiling stories, one great price.DARKENING AROUND ME by Barbara J. HancockLEGACY OF DARKNESS by Jane GodmanDEVIL'S EYE by Dawn BrownBLACK ROSE by Jenna RyanMood, mystery...romance that makes you shiver. Look for more titles coming in April 2014.
Secrets beckon where ghosts walk.Angelica Peters has accepted an unexpected invitation to Allen House, the Long Island mansion she would've inherited but for a mysterious estrangement. Since her parents' fatal accident, she's casting about for a safe harbor, a connection, a family.Angelica is uneasy about finally meeting Victoria Allen, the maternal grandmother she's been forbidden to see all her life. She hardly expects the warm reception she receives-from most of the household. But Owen Ward, who grew up at Allen House and has long been Victoria's heir, is keeping his distance. Maybe he doesn't trust Angelica's motives...or maybe he doesn't trust himself to be near her. Their attraction is elemental, excruciating, exquisite.But thoughts of passion in Owen's arms become tangled with fear when a ghost haunts Angelica's every move. Is the specter an echo of the past...or an omen of black deeds yet to come?
Alexia Scott only wants a peaceful vacation in Mexico, far away from her hectic Wall Street job. But sexy-as-sin resort owner Carlos Rivera has a more energetic plan for her in mind. The captivating stranger makes Alexia forget all about her work with his skilled seduction-all without saying a word. But as their passionate encounters continue, Alexia becomes determined to hear him speak--by making him scream her name....
They say opposites attract ... Raised to become a warrior against evil, Jade is finally ready to hunt. Dillon is a vampire that has suddenly developed a conscious. Barbara J. Hancock spins a passionate tale of duty, honor, vengeance, and love in this sexy, paranormal romance, Unforgiven. The problem with fighting evil is it often comes in a very attractive package.Orphaned when vampires massacred her family, Jade has been trained as an elite Haven's Warrior. She is pure, untouched and focused on revenge. Sheltered in a remote mountain temple, Jade has known nothing but discipline her entire life.Dillon is as undisciplined as they come, a rogue vampire with rock-star style and a cowboy's whisky-kissed drawl. He also has a penchant for nicotine, vodka and women--especially women. He's found a certain tedium to immortality until he tastes Jade's lips. He's been through hell more than once in his two hundred and fifty years, but this is the cruelest blow of all--to become a monster who craves a woman's trust.Life's a bitch and then you don't die.
She was gripped by terror as she cut the silver chains that bound him. But her sense of purpose gave her the courage to release the werewolf from his bonds. Tess's mission was to save Colin from the clutches of those who hunted supernaturals seeking to unlock the source of their power. But despite her precognitive abilities, she hadn't foreseen the fierce attraction that immediately erupted between them. With an evil enemy closing in on Colin's pack, Tess was drawn into their desperate battle for survival. And as she and Colin embarked on a perilous rescue scheme, the bond between them grew even stronger than the explosive passion they shared.
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