Ambitious CEO Luke Bryant needs a big-name star to help launch his luxury department stores-everything hangs on its success. What he doesn't need is washed-up pop princess and tabloid joke Aurelie Schmidt.Faced with the sexiest, angriest man she's ever met, Aurelie's first comeback gig isn't exactly going as planned. But Aurelie's tougher than that, and she won't let any guy, no matter how gorgeous, get beneath her skin, even if he does get between her sheets....
Shunned & Shamed: One-Night with a Corretti was all it took... Angelo Corretti has one mistress-revenge. Heartless, empty and darkly sexy, he's gone from pawn to king with one objective...destroy the Corretti dynasty: the family who cruelly rejected him for his illegitimacy. But once, long ago, there was a wide-eyed girl with an innocent heart. For one night, Lucia gave him everything when he needed it most, before he walked away at dawn. Now, on the cusp of absolute power, Angelo will look into those eyes again and learn of the consequences he left behind.
La guapa, inteligente...y empedernida soltera Emily Wood es la directora de Recursos Humanos más joven que ha habido en la empresa en que trabaja. Tan sólo su cínico jefe, Jason Kingsley, parece inmune a sus encantos... Jason está acostumbrado a que las mujeres caigan rendidas a sus pies, pero no está interesado en las relaciones a largo plazo. Emily cree en el amor, así que no entiende por qué está empeñado en utilizar su indiscutible poder de seducción con ella...
Allegra Avesti never realized that her fiancé, wickedly handsome tycoon Stefano Capozzi, saw her as just another item on his agenda. How could she share her life with a man who'd negotiated the terms of their marriage in the boardroom rather than the bedroom? Years later, Stefano needs Allegra-and is determined to claim his runaway bride. The defiant Allegra will return to Italy with him-and if he has to seduce her into agreeing, then that will make it all the more pleasurable for him....
Wedded for convenience. . . One minute, waitress Meghan Selby is pouring Alessandro di Agnio's coffee. The next, he's pouring her champagne! Italy's most notorious tycoon has chosen his bride. . . . Bedded for pleasure! Alessandro expects a proper wife in his bed. . . with no expectation of love. Meghan seems ideal; her heart off-limits, her eyes full of longing. . . .
After years lying neglected, the walls of Wolfe Manor tremble as Jacob Wolfe returns-the master is back!Gardener's daughter Mollie Parker has lived amidst the secret, overgrown garden in her little cottage-waiting...for what, she wasn't sure...until now.Reputation in tatters, Jacob licks his wounds alone in the shadows. Mollie knows his ferocious bark is worse than his bite and as she takes her tentative steps across the threshold, she brings with her the light missing from his darkened soul. The lone Wolfe will never be tamed-but she knows that once he loves, he loves for life.
Vittorio Ralfino, the Count of Cazlevara, is back in Italy to make a business proposition. He wishes to marry a traditional wife, and Anamaria Viale-sturdy, plain and from a good vintner's family-perfectly fits his bill. Ana is stunned that Vittorio is offering her-an ugly duckling!-marriage. She'd stoically resigned herself to a career and singledom. But Vittorio is persuasive and Ana would like a child of her own. Although she's under no illusion that this is anything but a convenient marriage-Vittorio will never offer her love. So when the time comes for him to claim her as his bride, she's surprised-and amazed-at the strength of his passion....
The tycoon's runaway wife! One magical week was all it took for shy Lindsay Douglas to fall for charismatic Antonios Marakaios. After a whirlwind marriage, the pressure and loneliness of life as the proud Greek's wife proved too much for Lindsay. Her only option was to leave. Now her determined husband returns with one last demand: attend a family gathering in exchange for a final severing of ties. But Antonios's voice still sends shivers down her spine and reminds her how devastating their desire is. Could one week be enough to fall back in love?
Will love conquer...her boss? Beautiful, clever, rich-and determinedly single-Emily Wood is the youngest ever head of HR at her company. Whether dousing corporate fires or matchmaking lonely colleagues, Emily's at the top of her game. Only her handsome, sardonic boss, Jason Kingsley, appears to remain immune to her charm... Jason is used to women falling at his feet, but relationships, with all their illogical demands, are not for him. So why does he find Emily so attractive? She's a highly unsuitable target for his seduction and merger skills-what with her misguided belief in the power of love...
One convenient download. One bargain price. Get all February 2009 Harlequin Presents with one click!Proud billionaires. Arrogant princes. Commanding sheikhs. Powerful tycoons. With irresistible alpha heroes like these, this Harlequin Presents bundle is guaranteed to seduce you with eight new stories of romance and passion! Bundle includes: The Spanish Billionaire's Pregnant Wife by Lynne Graham, Desert Prince, Defiant Virgin by Kim Lawrence, The Mediterranean Millionaire's Reluctant Mistress by Carole Mortimer, The Prince's Waitress Wife by Sarah Morgan, Cordero's Forced Bride by Kate Walker, The Italian's Bought Bride by Kate Hewitt, Confessions of a Millionaire's Mistress by Robyn Grady and The Boss's Bedroom Agenda by Nicola Marsh.
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One convenient download. One bargain price. Get all October 2009 Harlequin Presents with one click!Latin Lovers... Sexy Sheikhs... Mesmerizing Millionaires... Harlequin Presents has the irresistible alpha heroes you crave--just like the ones in these eight books! This bundle of all October 2009 Harlequin Presents books includes The Sheikh's Forbidden Virgin by Kate Hewitt, The Billionaire's Bride of Convenience by Miranda Lee, The Latin Lover by Lucy Monroe and Trish Morey, Constantine's Defiant Mistress by Sharon Kendrick, Ruthless Awakening by Sara Craven, Italian Boss, Proud Miss Prim by Susan Stephens, Hot Boss, Wicked Nights by Anne Oliver, and The Millionaire's Misbehaving Mistress by Kimberly Lang.
Iba a ser sólo por una noche... pero a él no le bastóEn teoría, Ellery Dunant era la última mujer que uno esperaría encontrar en la lista de amantes del mundialmente famoso playboy Leonardo de Luca. Esa clase de hombres no era nueva para ella y sabía que no había la más mínima posibilidad de que un hombre como él estuviera interesado en una mujer tan sencilla como ella...Entonces, ¿por qué se descubrió Leonardo bajando la guardia para acostarse con ella?
The Prince She Never Knew Behind the royal wedding... While the world believes her romance with Prince Leo Diomedi, Alyse knows it's just a calculated sham. Yet beneath his icy exterior, Leo's kisses give Alyse a taste of the man behind the crown... But will their fairy tale survive the headlines threatening to rip everything apart? Kholodov's Last Mistress An innocent in Moscow Cold-hearted Sergei Kholodov was shocked by Hannah Pearl's wide-eyed approach to the world. Fearing her effect on him, Sergei obliterated all traces of her from his life. One year later, he returns. Unable to escape her memory, could one more night allow him to forget her forever...?
Innocent in the king's bed... Spare to the throne, Alessandro Diomedi never expected to be dragged back to Maldinia and thrust beneath the crown. Upheaval has ravaged his country, but one thing has stayed the same: the woman he must now marry. Trained from birth to be the perfect queen, it's finally time for Liana Aterno to do her duty. But Sandro is not the man she remembers. Cynical and brooding King Sandro unexpectedly ignites a fire in her that sparks rebellion! When their first electrifying kiss nearly proves both their undoing, Sandro is determined to unleash all the passion his mysterious queen has learned to hide so well!
El legendario aplomo del millonario griego Yannis Zervas estuvo a punto de saltar por los aires cuando se topÃ ³ con Eleanor Langley. La jovencita dulce y adorable que recordaba se habÃ a convertido en una ambiciosa y sumamente atractiva profesional de Nueva York, que lo miraba con ojos acerados, un fondo de ira y lo que parecÃ a ser deseo. A Yannis no le gustaban las emociones puras. HabÃ a contratado a esa frÃ a mujer por motivos de negocios. Pero mÃ ¡ s tarde, cuando viajaron a Grecia y se encontraron bajo el cÃ ¡ lido sol del MediterrÃ ¡ neo, la verdadera Ellie volviÃ ³ a surgir. . .
Six years ago Phoebe Wells was offered fifty-thousand dollars to leave the Amarnes palace and turn her back on all that she thought she loved. She refused. Now the past is back to haunt her, and she will have to stand fast once again.The fierce Prince Leopold isn't interested in widowed Phoebe, but he is interested in her child, his cousin's boy, whose rightful place is as heir to the throne. Leo knows Phoebe cannot be bought, but she might be persuaded--as his convenient wife....
Two Crowns, Two Islands, One Legacy. Discover the first four books in the Royal House of Karedes miniseries, plus a bonus story by Sandra Marton!The islands of Adamas have been torn into two rival kingdoms: gorgeous Greek princes reign supreme over glamorous Aristo, while smoldering sheikhs rule the desert island of Calista. The Stefani coronation diamond was split as a symbol of their feud. . . but it's now missing! Whether by seduction, blackmail or marriage, the jewel must be found, for whoever reunites the diamonds will rule all. The journey begins in these five stories: The Prince's Mistress by Sandra Marton, Billionaire Prince, Pregnant Mistress by Sandra Marton, The Playboy Sheikh's Virgin Stable-Girl by Sharon Kendrick, The Prince's Captive Wife by Marion Lennox, and The Sheikh's Forbidden Virgin by Kate Hewitt.
Cormac Douglas doesn't let emotion get in the way of business. Now he needs a weekend wife to secure a prestigious contract, and biddable secretary Lizzie Chandler is the perfect candidate. Lizzie is outraged, but Cormac's ruthless persuasion leaves her wanting more. When he asks for her services again, she finds herself agreeing to be his hired wife. . . in the bedroom as well as the boardroom.
Santina's Princess Natalia has been spotted on the arm of billionaire Ben Jackson, famous for his ruthless work ethic, devastating good looks and disdain for the spotlight. But Ben has no chance of avoiding the cameras with notorious party girl Natalia in tow!Most surprising of all, Natalia has been seen putting in a full day's work in Ben's office! Has the legendary socialite swapped couture and cocktails for photocopying?One thing's for sure-if we could all have a brooding, dynamic boss like the devilishly attractive Ben, work would be a whole lot more exciting....
What happens when that nine-month secret is finally due? Find out in this fabulous box set by USA TODAY bestselling Harlequin Presents® authors!The Secrets She Carried by Lynne GrahamErin Turner and Cristophe Donakis have a scorching affair before he banishes her from his bed. Years later, Cristophe wants to make Erin pay back what he believes she stole... Until he's faced with her two unexpected bombshells!A Scandal, A Secret, A Baby by Sharon KendrickDante D'Arezzo is the last person songwriter Justina Perry wants to see again. Having had her heart broken once, Justina won't surrender to their insatiable attraction again. But when her pregnancy hits the front page, Dante won't rest until he has her and his heir!A Shameful Consequence by Carol MarinelliNico Eliades is shocked to find a disheveled bride outside his hotel... Constantine's marriage was over before it began, and she longs to feel desired. After a white-hot night with the Greek, Constantine must confess the consequences of their passion.Count Toussaint's Pregnant Mistress by Kate HewittWhen French Count Jean-Luc Toussaint met beautiful pianist Abigail Summers, he had to have her in his bed! Now the unassuming starlet finds herself penniless, pregnant and waiting for the Frenchman to claim whatâ TMs his...
The Count's Secret Child by Jennie Lucas Theo St. Raphael summoning Carrie to his castle means only one thing to her-he's finally ready to accept their baby son. So as she walks up the grand steps, the last thing she expects is to discover that all Theo wants is her back in his bed-and a paternity test! The Sandoval Baby by Kate Hewitt For Rafe Sandoval, discovering he has a three-year-old son by his late ex-wife is a shock. Max's nanny, quiet, beguiling Freya Clark, is a godsend. One night, the growing tension between them turns to passion, and soon Rafe discovers he's to be a father again. ... This child will have two parents from the start-and Rafe wants marriage!
On her twenty-first birthday, Kalila is pledged to marry the King of Calista. But first she must be delivered to her husband-to-be. Scarred, sexy sheikh Prince Aarif, the king's brother, is sent to escort her. However, willful virgin Kalila tries to escape and Aarif has to catch her. In the desert heat his scorching desire for her ignites--a desire that is forbidden!--and Aarif claims Kalila's virginity, even though she can never be his! When she walks up the aisle on the day of her wedding, Kalila's heart is in her mouth: who will be waiting at the altar to become her husband?
With butterflies fluttering in her stomach, Lucy Banks has arrived in the desert kingdom of Biryal--with a secret! Seeing Sheikh Khaled--the man who once loved and left her--in his sumptuous royal palace, Lucy is blown away by his barbaric magnificence: he's king of the desert and his eyes are blacker and harder than before. He's not the man she once knew. She wants to run away from his overwhelming masculinity, but they're inextricably bound forever. . . for he is the father of her son.
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