"Sensual, suspenseful, and satisfying, [Jade Lee] delivers on all levels."-Eileen Dreyer, New York Times bestseling author, on What the Groom WantsMellie Smithson has a plan...Mellie Smithson is trapped in the country with no suitors and no prospects on the horizon except, perhaps, the exasperating-although admittedly handsome-guest of her father. Unwilling to settle, Mellie will do anything to escape to London...Trevor Anaedsley has a problem...Trevor Anaedsley's grandfather has cut off his funds until he gets engaged. Beset by creditors, Trevor escapes to the country-ostensibly to visit his old tutor Mr. Smithson-where he meets Smithson's lovely daughter Mellie. The obvious solution is suddenly before him-but will this fake engagement go as Trevor and Mellie plan? Or will they find that even the best laid plans often go awry? Praise for What the Groom Wants: "Lee spins an intriguing tale." -RT Book Reviews"Highly entertaining...Jade Lee knows how to write an explosive scene." -Fresh Fiction
Third in the saucy, vibrant Rakes & Rogues Regency romance series from USA Today bestselling author Jade LeeA most unusual wagerMari Powel's fiery Welsh temper is up. Peter Norwood, Lord Whitly, is back in town after six years romping around India making his fortune. Mari blames him for her social downfall and has spent all this time clawing her way back into the ton's good graces. How dare he show up on his first day back and publicly embroil her in a bet involving long-awaited apologies, illicit kisses, and Lady Illston's unruly parakeet? Mari is outraged, and is going to show him-and everyone else-what she's made of. Little does she know, the unrepentant Lord Whitly has been dreaming of her all this time. Now he'll do anything to win the wager-along with Mari's heart.Praise for One Rogue at a Time: "Vivid and energetic...with a delightfully dazzling edge." -Night Owl Reviews "Readers will enjoy every enchanting moment [of] Lee's lively, humorous romp-may be her best book yet!" -RT Book Reviews, Top Pick!"A magnificent romp." -Fresh Fiction
Who says sensual romance can only be found in the twenty-first century? Discover that red-hot romance really is timeless in this bundle of the first three books in the Harlequin Blaze Historicals series!Bound to Please by Hope TarrFifteenth-century Scotland is a tough place to be a woman in charge. Brianna MacLeod, new laird of her clan, needs a child to establish her position. And the best way to do that is to demand the sexual services of her sworn--and very sexy--enemy, Ewan Fraser!The Concubine by Jade LeeChen Ji Yue is on her way to empress superstardom in nineteenth-century China as royal consort. She only has to vanquish 300 rivals to bring her family great honor--and resist the deliciously sexy Sun Bo Tao--the emperor's best friend. . . Make Me Yours by Betina KrahnBeing desired by the Prince of Wales isn't necessarily bad. . . except that the prince only gets involved with married women. Plus, widow Mariah Eller much prefers the prince's tempting friend Jack St. Lawrence, the very man the prince has charged with finding Mariah a husband!
Requirements for being a royal consort:1) Exemplify purity. 2) Pass all demanding tests. 3) Gracefully withstand petty backstabbing. 4) Be chaste. Very chaste. Check to all! Chen Ji Yue is on her way to empress superstardom in nineteenth-century China. She only has to vanquish 300 rivals to bring her family great honor. Oh, and she may not find the deliciously sexy Sun Bo Tao-the emperor's best friend-at all delicious. Or sexy. Damn. Ji Yue is in big trouble. Because Bo Tao is definitely very sexy.... And Ji Yue is about to discover that chastity is overrated....
When a young countess-to-be finds a man garbed as a Chinese monk striding up the aisle at her wedding, she is equally surprised to learn that he is white, the long-lost heir to the Earldom of Warhaven and her fiancé-and the true master of her heart.
When savvy business student Zoe crosses paths with sexy international businessman Stephen--a Tantric master--she's about to get a transcendent learning experience! The sex is incredible, mind-blowing, life changing! Unfortunately, it also comes with a time limit. Because Stephen's home is on the other side of the world. Still, Zoe's going to enjoy every moment with her skillful, exotic lover. But it isn't long before she realizes she'll have to choose. Does she want to hold on to the life she has. . . or have a lifetime of feeling his body move against hers? Like there's a choice. . .
An original novella linked to Jade Lee's hot new Regency bride series, a prequel to What the Groom Wants. Caroline Lyncott, great grandaughter of the Duke of Bucklynde, has a secret. Years ago she was attacked and still bears the terrible scars. To escape the scandal and the reminders, she left everything behind to become housekeeper to a Scottish brother and sister. Gregory Murray, the Earl Of Hartfell, has a secret as well - he harbors a deep attraction to his housekeeper, Mrs. Lyncott. He knows she has a past, but doesn't know how to fix the pain that still haunts her. His investigation leads him to the darkest London gaming hell and a villain too powerful to destroy. Can his love overcome her desperate past? Can she risk her heart despite the evil that still haunts her nightmares?
One convenient download. One bargain price. Get all February 2009 Harlequin Blaze with one click!The feisty heroines of Harlequin Blaze know what they want: days of red-hot romance and nights of scorching passion with their very own hot heroes! And with men like a demon-hunting detective, a rock-start ex-lover, a sexy soldier, and even a bad-boy official in nineteenth-century China to lust over, who could blame them?Find all this and more in these six steamy stories, now available in one convenient download: Blazing Bedtime Stories by Kimberly Raye, Leslie Kelly, and Rhonda Nelson; Something Wicked by Julie Leto; The Concubine by Jade Lee; She Thinks Her Ex Is Sexy... by Joanne Rock; Able-Bodied by Karen Foley; and Under the Influence by Nancy Warren.
One convenient download. One bargain price. Get all January Harlequin Blaze with one click!Turn up the heat on the winter doldrums with six blazing tales of heart-warming romance and blistering passion in one fabulous package. Bundle includes One Wild Wedding Night by Leslie Kelly, My Guilty Pleasure by Jamie Denton, Bare Necessities by Marie Donovan, Does She Dare? By Tawny Weber, At Your Command by Julie Miller and The Tao of Sex by Jade Lee.
One convenient download. One bargain price. Get all September 2009 Harlequin Blaze with one click!Who says steamy escapes are only for the summer? From an exotic tryst in China to a Texas ranch where both the sun and men are scorching hot, the six contemporary romances from September 2009 Harlequin Blaze are sure to take you on a supersexy adventure you'll never forget!Bundle includes: Getting Physical by Jade Lee, Made You Look by Jamie Sobrato, Texas Heat by Debbi Rawlins, Feels Like the First Time by Tawny Weber, Her Last Line of Defense by Marie Donovan and One Good Man by Alison Kent.
USA Today bestselling author Jade Lee continues her saucy, vibrant Rakes and Rogues Regency romance series with a high-society outsider who may have met his match... A brown-eyed bastard with nothing to loseAs the illegitimate son of a duke, Bramwell Wesley Hallowsby grew up tough, on the fringes of society, learning to hide his hurt and cynicism with charm and Town polish. He's carved out a place for himself as a mercenary, serving as bodyguard and general strong arm for the peerage. Bram has nothing to lose... and he's exactly what Maybelle "Bluebell" Ballenger needs.Meets his match in a blue-eyed beauty with everything to hideMaybelle needs a mentor to teach her to speak and act like a lady, so she can claim the place in society she was denied. As they team up to take on the ton, Bram knows she's hiding something even from him. Despite the deception he sees behind those sparkling blue eyes, Bram wants to believe that Maybelle's love is no lie. But it seems fate has served him up his just desserts in the likes of this determined damsel.Praise for 50 Ways to Ruin a Rake: "Lee creates a wonderful read full of madness and mayhem." -RT Book Reviews, 4 1/2 stars"Wonderfully whimsical characters...served up with plenty of frothy fun." -Booklist
In Los Angeles, with the Crimson Veil torn asunder, demons are on their way back. There exist those who oppose the Dark Ones: mystics attuned to the earth, the druids. From San Bernardino they come, sending one of their mightiest-their Draig-Uisge. He can shape energy, twist it to harm or heal. But he must have something he can bend, and the requisite power can be summoned by one method alone.. and from one source: the beauty Xiao Fei, the Phoenix Tear. Her blood is the key, along with her ecstasy; her union with Patrick means salvation. Yet in a world of vampires, werewolves and evil untamed, even a kiss can be deadly.
What happens when a Chinese dragon meets an American tigress? Rowr! Discovering that she's a Tantric sex goddess has given Tracy Williams a new mantra: more, more, more. . . And the source of that divine revelation is her hunky Chinese-born erotica instructor. When her yin bumps up against his yang, she's literally communing with heaven. Now that he has awoken her inner power, Nathan Gao is obligated to bring Tracy to the sacred Hong Kong temple for a life of training and devotion. No matter how much he wants her for himself. But when he makes her choose--sex or love--is he ready for the consequences?
For his whole life, Robert Percy, Viscount Redhill, has worked hard to maintain a sterling reputation. And while it's socially acceptable to seduce delectable dress designer Mrs. Mortimer, Robert learns too late the heartbreaking truth about who she used to be. No one would fault him for taking Mrs. Mortimer as his lover, but Robert knows that she should be the wife of a peer of the realm, not a mistress in hiding...
The dazzling wedding fashions of A Lady's Favor dress shop are guaranteed to make any girl the talk of the ton. But the brides aren't the only ones falling in love... With her parents murdered and her inheritance stolen, all Penny Shoemaker has left is her job designing handcrafted shoes for A Lady's Favor dress shop. But that's not enough for her to support herself or her young brother. Her only chance to regain what is rightfully hers rests with a strange but brilliant gent with a weakness for damsels in distress. Samuel Morrison is a dispossessed younger son searching for his place in the world. When Penny's predicament literally lands at his feet, he sets his keen detective skills to solving her mystery. But she fills more than his time--she fills his heart. How can a lost man solve the mystery, win the girl, and create a life not only for himself, but for her as well? The answer may be just a favor away...
An honest love... Radley Lyncott has been in love with Wendy Drew as long as he can remember. When he went to sea, she was too young to court. Now that he's returned to take up his Welsh title, he is appalled to find that debt has ruined the Drew family, and--even worse--Wendy is being courted by another man. Or a dangerous attraction? Family comes first for seamstress Wendy Drew, who is forced to settle her brother's debt by working nights at a notorious gambling den. But her double-life hasn't gone unnoticed--she has captivated none other than Demon Damon, a nefarious rake who understands Wendy's darkest desires and is hell bent on luring her into his arms. Praise for Wedded in Scandal: "An erotic tale full of emotion.... Jade Lee is an exceptional author, filling her stories with color and excitement." --Fresh Fiction Praise for What the Bride Wore: "Passion-filled Regency...Readers will savor the red-hot love scenes." --Publishers Weekly "[Lee's] sexy series will delight readers who relish experiencing a different side of Regency life." --Booklist Online
Pirate Kit Frazier returns to England to find that being on land is even more dangerous than at sea-especially when he's beguiled by a beauty who will do anything to escape the dire circumstances of her life.
Jade Lee invites readers into her new Regency-set, sensual romance. The daughter of an actress, Scher Martin feels she'll never fulfill her dreams of acquiring a good home and having a respectable family, so she agrees to be the mistress of Brandon Cates, Viscount Blackthorn. But when Brandon's cousin proposes marriage, Scher finds herself torn between the propriety she craves and the love of a dark and troubled man.
UnforgettableFor two cynical best friends who believe beginning an affair would be too much of a clicheacute;. . . until they decide to share a vacation--and a bed!UnbelievableFor a schoolteacher eager to exchange her schoolmarm nature for that of an insatiable tigress and the undercover agent who knows how to bring out her wild side!And completely mind-blowing!For a corporate gal looking to shed her office shackles with the one man who can't afford to get carried away. . .
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