An impossible temptationHer fiancé has been stolen by her sister, she's lost in the remote country lanes of Italy and her hire car has broken down! Wondering what else will go wrong, Cherry Gibbs looks up to meet the searing gaze of Vittorio Carella. Despite his having everything she has sworn to avoid-easy charm and dazzling good-looks-Cherry finds herself staying at her rescuer's villa. Soon she's intoxicated by the stunning surroundings and seduced by Vittorio's skilful touch. But this isn't reality. Vittorio could have his pick of Italy's social elite-so why has he set his sights on her...?
Experience the love, warmth and magic Christmas brings, with this heartwarming collection from three favorite Harlequin authorsSo much stands between Lancashire mill owner Haywood Denshaw and his new housekeeper Marianne Brown. But even disparate social standing and rumors of disreputable pasts can't get in the way of their love. Only Marianne's refusal to compromise her principlescan,in a captivating story byPENNY JORDAN. Wealthy farmer Luke Hudson gets more than he bargained for when he plucks a destitute young woman from the workhouse. He may have rescued Connie Summers from a life of penury and hard labor, but her spirit and warmth give him a new outlook-and a second chance at love, in an enthralling story byHELEN BROOKS. Modern-thinking doctor Harry Fleet and compassionate but old-school nurse Tilly Dainty clash at the Tap House surgery in 1920s East London. But working together to care for the sick and needy turns out to be a healing balm on both their hearts, in an emotional story byCAROL WOOD.
He wants her-so he'll wed her!Maisie Burns is a nice girl, with little experience of the world. But that doesn't stop tycoon Blaine Morosini from wanting her! Maisie doesn't see the effect she has on the enigmatic Italian-she thinks she's far too plain for a man like him to notice her. But the longer they spend together, the more their mutual attraction grows. Though Blaine once thought he didn't do commitment, now he realizes that if he's to have Maisie he'll have to put his playboy past behind him and make her his wife!
The temptation of one last night of heady passion with her husband is too much for Melanie Masterson to resist... But in the morning she kisses his sexy mouth goodbye and turns her back on her marriage, believing Forde deserves someone better-someone who can be a good wife and mother.Discovering Melanie is pregnant with his child pushes Forde Masterson to his limits. As Christmas approaches, he vows to reclaim his wife and child even if that means playing dirty...with a sensual onslaught so powerful that come Christmas Day, she will never want to leave his arms again!
Stranger to the rescue!Lorne had been in desperate trouble, stranded in Spain with no choice but to hope for the mercy of strangers.... Fortunately, her prayers were answered by a very handsome stranger indeed!Francisco de Vega took his role as a knight to the rescue very seriously. He was going to look after Lorne in the best way he could...by taking her to his home! Lorne soon realized she'd jumped out of the frying pan into the fire. Francisco had dark secrets in his past. Falling in love with him was dangerous-but that's exactly what Lorne was beginning to do!"Helen Brooks pens a superb story."-Romantic Times
"You're mine, Amy, you'll always be mine!"For Amy, marriage to Blade Forbes had been a dream come true. And then one day her world collapsed around her when she discovered a secret that was about to destroy everything. She loved, Blade, and he loved her-- but she had to get away, had to leave him to protect him from the knowledge that would drag with her into a living hell. Only she had forgotten one thing-- the determination of a man in love.
Blackmail bride!Carlton Reef wanted a bride-and Katie needed the money! His proposal was outrageous, but simple. He would pay her family's debts if Katie would agree to become his wife....But what possible reason could this ruthless, sexy bachelor have for wanting sweet, gentle Katie? She didn't trust him-yet she had no choice. Marriage was the only solution. But did Carlton intend to be a husband in name only, or did he expect Katie to honor their wedding bargain by sharing his bed?
Miriam knew her whirlwind marriage to millionaire Jay Carter wouldn't last. Plain and ordinary, she just didn't fit into his polished penthouse apartment or his glamorous lifestyle! Out of place and out of confidence, Miriam fled before Jay could realize his mistake.Jay has given his runaway bride some time away, but enough is enough--he is back to claim his wife once and for all! His ultimatum: she has until Christmas to return to his bed!
Nick Morgan was way out of Cory's league. Wealthy, suave and devastatingly handsome, he was a legendary playboy who had women falling at his feet. If and when he decided to marry, surely his chosen wife would be blond and beautiful--not plain and sweet looking like Cory? But, it seemed, Nick had set his sights on conquering Cory and was determined to have her at any cost. But, she had to wonder, was it really her that he wanted, or her innocence?
Christmas with the boss!When Hawk Mallen took over the company Joanne worked for, it seemed he'd taken over her life, as well-expecting his new assistant to be at his command day and night! And when he offered Joanne a dream promotion, she realized she'd be at his side almost twenty-four hours a day....Working so closely with Hawk, Joanne found it hard to ignore how irresistibly sexy he was. She was determined not to have an affair with her boss, but what if Hawk wasn't just looking for a mistletoe mistress-but a wife?
Conrad Quentin was equally famed for his ruthless business deals and devastating good looks. Sephy encountered the full force of these charms from day one of her new job as Conrads secretary! Sephy didnt want an office affair, but Conrad proposed a deal: if she agreed to date him, hed be the perfect gentleman - until her temporary contract with him ended. Then he planned to make her his mistress, or more. . . .
When a sexy Italian tycoon offered Daisy Summers a job as live-in nanny, her first instinct was to refuse. How could she share a secluded villa with Slade Eastwood without becoming involved - intimate - with him? Only, Slade wouldnt take no for an answer. His power and wealth bought him most things - except a mother for his young son. Slade wanted Daisy. Her sweetness would make her the perfect nanny for little Francesco; her sultry innocence would make her the perfect mistress for himself!
One convenient download. One bargain price. Get all December Harlequin Presents with one click!Is there anything sexier than a Harlequin Presents hero? He's rich (we're talking billions, here). He's powerful (a tycoon, a sheikh, a prince). He lives a glamorous, exciting life in fabulous foreign locales. And, of course, he's irresistibly gorgeous and sexy beyond belief. But it takes a very special woman to make a man like that stop and take notice...and then decide to reorganize his priorities, if that's what it takes to win her.Harlequin Presents offers all the heartwrenching drama, breathtaking passion and fulfilling romance any reader could ever hope for. And you can get all eight December Presents titles for one low price with a single click of the mouse!Bundle includes: The Greek Tycoon's Disobedient Bride by Lynne Graham, The Italian's Secretary Bride by Kim Lawrence, Ruthless Tycoon, Innocent Wife by Helen Brooks, The Sheikh's Rebellious Mistress by Sandra Marton, The Mediterranean Billionaire's Blackmail Bargain by Abby Green, Bride of Desire>/i> by Sara Craven, Bought: One Night, One Marriage by Natalie Anderson and His Mistress, His Terms by Trish Wylie.
One convenient download. One bargain price. Get all December Harlequin Presents with one click!Princes and billionaires. . . marriage bargains and secret babies. . . forbidden love, betrayal and deceit. . . and more! Get all the compellling drama and passionate romance you crave with eight new stories from Harlequin Presents. Bundle includes The Prince's Forbidden Virgin, Bedded, or Wedded?, The Greek Tycoon's Pregnant Wife, The Demetrios Bridal Bargain, Italian Boss, Housekeeper Bride and The Italian Billionaire's Christmas Miracle
One convenient download. One bargain price. Get all July Harlequin Presents with one click!Harlequin Presents is renowned for its heartwrenching drama and breathtaking romance. Thrill once again to Presents's enthralling tales of romance among the rich and powerful, played out against the background of luxurious international locales, as mistrust, misunderstandings, betrayal and deceit are once again vanquished by the redemptive power of love. Get twelve new riveting tales of blazing passion and consuming desire, available for one low price.Bundle includes Forbidden: The Billionaire's Virgin Princess by Lucy Monroe, The Australian Millionaire's Love-Child by Robyn Grady, The Billionaire Boss's Secretary Bride by Helen Brooks, The Greek Tycoon's Convenient Wife by Sharon Kendrick, The Italian's Secret Baby by Kim Lawrence, The Sheikh's Blackmailed Mistress by Penny Jordan, The Sicilian's Ruthless Marriage Revenge by Carole Mortimer, Under the Italian's Command by Susan Stephens, In the Tycoon's Bed by Kathryn Ross, Ruthless Boss, Hired Wife by Kate Hewitt, The Italian Tycoon's Mistress by Cathy Williams and The Rich Man's Reluctant Mistress by Margaret Mayo.
Jacques Querruel appeared regularly in society magazines with a string of women. When he decided that he wanted shy, sexy Holly Stanton as his personal assistant, it was a fait accompli!Holly fully intended not to be swept off her feet. But working long hours by Jacques's side, she was bombarded with temptation! And mixing business with pleasure was Jacques's specialty. . . !
If you haven't got a roaring fire or a hot cup of cocoa to keep you warm, these steamy tales are guaranteed to make your temperature rise! A trio of once-burned, love-shy men and women spend the holidays discovering the most treasured gift of Christmas--true love! Bundle includes Her Husband's Christmas Bargain, The Christmas Marriage Mission and Claiming His Christmas Bride.
FROM HERE TO PATERNITYHe wanted a family... at any price!Luke Hawkton was a wildly successful businessman who had it all. His one remaining ambition was to find a wife and start a family…Josie's dreams of marriage and babies had been shattered by tragedy. She had to live with the knowledge that she'd never experience the joy of holding her own child. Her career was now her life, and she couldn't allow herself to get close to Luke. If he married her, he'd forget his dreams of fatherhood. Surely that was too heavy a price for any man to pay? FROM HERE TO PATERNITY-men who find their way to fatherhood by fair means, by foul, or even by default!
Marianne Carr will do anything to save her home, and ruthless businessman Rafe Steed knows it! He has a score to settle with the Carr family, and after one meeting with this delicate beauty he decides he will have the house. . . and the girl! Against her better judgment, Marianne is attracted to Rafe's powerful sensuality. But she is saving herself for her wedding night, and Rafe is definitely not the marrying kind! Yet what this tycoon wants, he usually gets. . . .
After being cruelly jilted by her fiance, Claire wasn't sure she believed in love any more. But her faith was restored when her best friend was reunited with the husband she thought she'd lost for ever. It seemed like fate when Claire met the happy couple's closest friend, Romano Bellini. He was beautiful and broodingly handsome. But Romano had been married before -- and he didn't want his life complicated by a second wife.
Get all the Harlequin Presents elements you love--ruthless royals, secret babies, arrogant alpha heroes--with a touch of holiday spirit--in these four stories of seasonal seduction from Harlequin Presents Extra! The Snow, Satin and Seduction Bundle includes The Millionaire's Christmas Wife by Helen Brooks, The Christmas Love-Child by Jennie Lucas, Royal Baby, Forbidden Marriage by Kate Hewitt, and Bedded at the Billionaire's Convenience by Cathy Williams.
When Matt de Capistrano took over Georgina's family's business, there were fireworks! Although her family badly needed his support, Georgie longed to refuse point-blank to work with Matt. The man was arrogant, infuriating. . . ;sexy!Then Matt threatened to withdraw his takeover offer unless Georgie became his personal assistant: on call twenty-four hours a day, at Matt's villa. Georgie was cornered. And Matt began, irresistibly, to seduce her. . . ;.
"The Female Sex Is Not Capable of Deep Emotion!"Enrico Meliora's emotions were carved in stone and just as hard. He was cynical about love, scornful of romance and burning with bitterness. He was like a fallen angel, and no woman had ever been able to move him!So why wasn't Tania able to leave him? When he tortured her emotions, why did she always end up begging for more? What was it about Enrico that made her a prisoner of his passions?
One wedding leads to another . . . Essie met millionaire businessman Xavier Grey at a wedding: she was the chief bridesmaid, he was a distant relative of the bridegroom. They were strangers, yet for some reason Xavier clearly disapproved of Essie. She was determined not to care. She'd simply flirt with him and then leave the wedding! Only Xavier was intent on pursuing her. Rich and handsome, she was used to getting what he wanted -- and he wanted Essie! But when Xavier proposed, was it an affair or marriage he had in mind?
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