Nada más verla, el empresario Steven Devonshire supo que tenía que ser suya. Ainsley Patterson era la mujer con la que siempre había soñado. El trabajo los había unido y ambos sentían la misma necesidad de tener éxito. Pero no le iba a ser fácil ganarse a Ainsley; tras su maravilloso aspecto escondía una espina clavada desde hacía cinco años, cuando Steven la había entrevistado y él la había rechazado. Así que, si la deseaba, iba a tener que darle algo que no le había dado a ninguna mujer: su corazón.
¿Sería acertado mezclar los negocios con el placer? Henry Devonshire era el hijo ilegítimo de Malcolm Devonshire, dueóo de Everest Records. Henry era un hombre irresistible, cuyo objetivo consistía en convertirse en el heredero del imperio de su padre moribundo. La única persona que podía ayudarle a conseguirlo era Astrid Taylor, su encantadora asistente personal; sin embargo, no contaba con la atracción que experimentaría hacia ella y que podía costarle a Henry, literalmente, una fortuna.
Athena Force - chosen for their talents. Trained to be the best. The women of Athena Academy shared an unbreakable bond. . . ;until one of them was murdered. Athena Force: Books 1-6: Six exciting books of action, adventure and romance including Proof by Justine Davis, Alias by Amy J. Fetzer, Exposed by by Katherine Garbera, Double-Cross by Meredith Fletcher, Pursued by Catherine Mann, and Justice by Debra Webb. Now, own them all for one low price! Proof by Justine Davis: Top-notch forensic scientist Alexandra Forsythe returned to Athena to prove that the death of her dearest friend had been no accident. Armed with only her razor-sharp mind and coolness under fire - and the memory of a desperate call for help - Alex set out to uncover a truth that could shake the foundations of the academy that had trained her. Her digging provoked deadly retaliation and the attentions of a stranger who might lead her toward the truth - or her death. Because in the race for final proof, only the most determined would survive. . . ;. Alias by Amy J. Fetzer: In school, she was everyone's best friend. But these days, Darcy Steele was a single mother living in the shadows following a marriage gone dangerously wrong. Not even her closest friends knew her whereabouts - until one of those friends was murdered. Now Darcy was back to find answers about her friend's death, even if it meant jeopardizing the cover she'd so carefully constructed - and discovering that the one man she trusted might not be what he seemed. Because risking her own life was a small price to pay when the lives of those she loved were at stake. . . ;Exposed by Katherine Garbera:A little danger couldn't keep hotshot reporter Tory Patton from the story of a lifetime. Plus, an exclusive with the navy SEAL Tom King held hostage in war-torn Central America would put her in the big leagues. But an assassination attempt on the wounded soldier suddenly turned Tory's interview into a rescue mission. With the help of a mysterious operative who seemed to shadow her every move, Tory summoned her well-trained survival skills to get them to safety. But would she live long enough to discover more about her sexy guardian angel, and expose a shocking scandal that could implicate everyone from the top levels of the White House to the very people she trusted most?Double-Cross by Meredith Fletcher:An orphan with an unknown past, CIA operative Samantha St. John used her quick speed and sharp mind to make up for her small size. Sam was about to go AWOL on a mission for vengeance - bringing down the legendary killer she believed was responsible for a dear friend's death - when she was detained and accused of betraying her country. Now, to clear her name and get back to business, the fearless agent had to face down an enemy who bore an uncanny resemblance to Sam herself. . . . Pursued by Catherine Mann:Air force captain Josie Lockworth came from a long line of American patriots and was expected to follow her family's example. But after a good friend's death, the usually savvy Athena Academy graduate wasn't performing at her best. Still, when the project she'd been working on for months crashed and burned, she knew it wasn't due to her negligence. Someone was trying to sabotage her career. With the authorities after her head and an unsettling inspector looking over her shoulder, Josie raced to clear her name before she became the next casualty of war. . . ;. Justice by Debra Webb:Her best friend's killer was dead, and so was Kayla Ryan's best lead to find her friend's missing child. But the determined police lieutenant didn't have it in her to give up. Now she would join forces with a secretive detective to find the people who'd sent the assassin and bring them to justice. Her life - and all those she loved - depended on exposing a chilling conspiracy. And she couldn't shake the feeling that someone was watching her every move. Could the enemy be closer than Kayla
First, stranded beauty Lydia Kerr came rapping on his ranch house door. An unbidden sensuality clung to the mysterious damsel, and lawman Evan Powell couldn't resist getting closer... Though he was rocked by the man-woman union he experienced with Lydia, he would never again fall for the false promise of love. Then, a second wonder appeared on his stoop-- an angelic, abandoned baby! And the sight of Lydia cradling the child caused an entirely unfamiliar pounding in his chest... Love was knocking on his heart' s door-- and wasn't going anywhere until Evan opened up!
Billionaire Donovan Tolley had it all--money, smarts and sex appeal. But none of that would get him what he craved--Cassidy Franzone, back in his bed. Now. He had to marry to keep his family's company, and Cassidy was the woman he wanted. But when he found his runaway lover, she was almost nine months pregnant! The baby had to be his. But convincing Cassidy to marry him without love on the table was one negotiation this cunning billionaire might not win. . . .
SINGLE MOM STUCK IN BATHTUB! Cass Gambrel groaned at the memory of Rafe Santini coming to the rescue! The infuriating man had freed her with a gleam in his eyes that said, "I'm interested...but not in commitment." Well, Cass sure didn't need a man like that. Rafe knew women just weren't happy until every man in town was wearing a wedding ring! But he had no intention of getting caught in that trap. Still, something about Cass had this bachelor losing sleep and wondering if it was time to end his wandering ways....
Once upon a time, there were three little girls. Charity. Justine. Anna. Individually, theyre lethal weapons. Together? Theyre the force to be reckoned with at Liberty Investigations. Their bodies may be made for sin, but everything else is for kicking ass. . . Anna The daughter of an English aristocrat and former British ambassador, Anna Sterling doesnt need to get her hands dirty to obliterate the bad guys. She can destroy lives using nothing more than a laptop. Now her formidable hacking skills have uncovered a black market gun-running operation, and Anna--along with a group of ex-mercenaries headed by Jack Savage--travels to Algiers to track down the leader. Jack is as rough around the edges as Anna is refined, which makes the blazing night they spend together completely inexplicable--and mindblowingly hot. . . Jacks the best at what he does, and hell make no apologies for his methods--or for wanting gorgeous, sophisticated Anna anywhere and everywhere he can get her. If shes wary of him now, shed be even more shocked by the man he used to be. But the only way to keep her safe, and take down the enemy, is to risk the one thing Jack never thought to lose--his heart. Katherine Garbera is a strong believer in happily-ever-after. Shes written more than 35 books and has been nominated for RT Book Clubs career achievement awards in Series Fantasy and Series Adventure. Her books have appeared on the Walden Books/Borders bestseller list for series romance and on the USA Today extended bestsellers list.
Once upon a time, there were three little girls. Charity. Justine. Anna. Individually, theyre lethal weapons. Together? Theyre the force to be reckoned with at Liberty Investigations. Their bodies may be made for sin, but everything else is for kicking ass. . . Justine Petite. Pretty. Potentially deadly. Justine ONeill may look like the kind of girl whos never carried anything more hardcore than a designer purse, but shes an expert in small arms and street fighting, with a rap sheet to prove it. Now Justines been assigned to guard Nigel Carter, CEO of Baron Industries--a company with ties to a past shed rather forget. Her mission: accompany Nigel to Peru, where Barons new plant is proving highly unpopular. Nowhere in the brief was she instructed to react to in-flight turbulence by engaging in a hotter-than-hell kiss with her gorgeous client. . . Nigels hardly a Guns & Ammo kind of guy, but Justines tough, weapons-ready persona and sultry looks have him aching to get his hands on much more than her . 38. The sexual heat between them is explosive, irresistible, and very, very dangerous. Because now someone has kidnapped Nigels daughter, and the only way to get her back is to take the fight right to the enemys door, where any distraction could be fatal, and falling in love is the riskiest pursuit of all. . .
In USA TODAY bestselling author Katherine Garbera's Baby Business trilogy, two polar opposites unite for the sake of a baby... Cocky businessman Allan McKinney has always gotten on Jessi Chandler's nerves-especially now that he's taking over her family's company. But when tragedy strikes, and they become coguardians of their best friends' child, Allan shows Jessi his sensitive side, going from unbearable to irresistible just like that. For Allan, it's getting harder to keep his eye on the bottom line when his head is turned by Jessi. Now a storm is brewing that threatens to blow away their fragile bond. Will Allan and Jessi let their very personal merger slip through their fingers?
The irony of working on a matchmaking reality TV show hosted by the guy who broke her heart in high school has producer Willow Stead tied in knots. Not only that, but Jack Crown even has the nerve to ask her out. Should she risk taking him up on his offer?Jack sees Willow Stead all grown up and has to have her. Soon passions erupt that rival the drama on the show. But does Willow have a trick up her sleeve that will throw the celebrity pitchman a major curveball?
Billionaire bachelor Conner Macafee knows just what he's worth, and he's ready to make a deal. Nosy reporter Nichole Reynolds wants him-owner of New York's high-end matchmaking service-to spill his guts for her story? He'll tell all-when she's in his bed.Nichole needs this scoop. But Conner is so arrogant, so cocky...and oh-so-sexy. Surely she can handle a month in the hot bachelor's arms in a cool penthouse suite-for her career. But one kiss from Conner and Nichole knows she's made a huge mistake. Now she wants both the story and the man.
Wealthy Chicago attorney Seth Connelly told himself he'd married Lynn McCoy only to save her family ranch. The Sagebrush, Montana, spread had once been his salvation, though Lynn had been his nemesis. But the troublemaking brat had turned into a fresh-faced beauty.... Though only days from foreclosure, Lynn was no Cinderella waiting to be rescued. Just as well, since silver-eyed Seth was no Prince Charming. She fantasized about the only kiss they'd ever shared, fourteen years ago, and yearned to be held again in his rock-hard arms. To be made his wife, in every sense of the word. Seth wanted marriage, too - but without love. Or so his loner heart said.... Silhouette Desire #1466
JUST ONE NIGHT. . . That was all Holly Fitzgerald would allow herself with the tall, dark and brooding CFO Joe Barone. Winning Baronessa Gelati's contest paled next to what she felt when the aloof Joe watched her with sexual desire blatant in his shrewd eyes. While Holly had commitments, Joe had sophistication and wealth. He looked better in a business suit than any man had a right to. But his lover's touch freed her, and For The first time made her want something more. Like Cinderella, she'd forget the real world, forget caution and for once, she'd simply enjoy the fantasy. But as the clock neared twelve, Holly knew one night with Joe wouldn't be enough. . . .
Never get personally involved in a story. For star reporter Tory Patton, that was the cardinal rule of TV news. But when a fellow journalist and Athena Academy graduate was taken hostage in a war zone--and a rival network broke the story--Tory took it very personally, giving up the safety of her anchor desk to investigate in the field.The assignment was risky from the start, including a shocking complication: Tory's unexpected pregnancy. With her stubborn, covert-agent lover begging her to go home and her questions stirring up a hornet's nest, Tory suddenly faced reporting a story that could make her career but cost her everything she loved.
No one holds a special place in the heart quite like a mother-but moms need romance, too! This Mother's Day, enjoy four heartwarming contemporary romance novellas from Harlequin about the greatest gift of all: love!The Greatest Gift: A Mother's Day Collection includes:Second-Chance Mother by Donna AlwardUnexpected Gifts by Tanya MichaelsA Mother's Day Match by Katherine GarberaHer First Mother's Day by Kathleen O'Brien
"You will marry me. " Marry Christos Theakis? Ava Monroe has always longed for his proposal. But Christos's demand is not just for Ava--he wants custody of her son. A child he believes to be his brother's. Temptation leads Ava to join the shipping magnate on his lush Greek island home. This is her chance to prove she never betrayed the imposing, arrogant and lethally attractive Christos. If only she can win back his trust. For without trust, there can be no love. . . .
Harlequin Desire brings you three new titles for one great price, available now for a limited time only from August 1 to August 31! Escape with a rugged rancher, a hot Hollywood director and a playboy prince. This Harlequin Desire bundle includes Canyon by Brenda Jackson, The Baby Deal by Kat Cantrell and His Instant Heir by Katherine Garbera.Look for 6 new compelling stories every month from Harlequin Desire!
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Reese Howard's directive was to deliver one very fertile Sabrina MacFadden to the local sperm bank and gather titillating tidbits for his article. Under no circumstance was he to kiss the delectable Sabrina senseless, father her unborn child, then force her to be his bride. Okay, so he'd gotten a little off course...but why was he starting to believe in the promise of this woman's touch, his family, in love...?
HOSTILE TAKEOVERFlatly refused a promotion by her tycoon father, heiress Tempest Lambert offered her services to his worst enemy. But was it the job she wanted, or just her new boss, the devastatingly handsome Gavin Renard? He'd made millions as a corporate raider, but taking over the Lambert's retail conglomerate wasn't about business-- Gavin wanted revenge. Using Tempest as a pawn in his takeover game was a possibility. Making her his mistress--that was an offer he couldn't refuse.
In her Baby Business trilogy, USA TODAY bestselling author Katherine Garbera starts with just one night... Cari Chandler can't forget Declan Montrose. Their baby is a living reminder. The baby she hasn't told him about. The no-commitment billionaire-and her family's sworn enemy-walked out of her life the morning after. But now he's back...with a vengeance! Taking over her company is the last step to victory in their families' long feud. But Cari's more than collateral damage to Dec. He wants-needs-to seduce her again and again. Until he finds out she's hidden something more precious than her company. His son. And Dec intends to claim him...no matter the cost.
After ten years Shelby Paxton had returned to Vegas. But unlike the last time - when she was paid one million dollars to jilt casino owner Hayden MacKenzie at the altar - she was now being blackmailed into giving him closure. Shelby would do anything to keep her secrets hidden...but she hadn't planned on falling for her first love a second time. For Hayden, Las Vegas was his only mistress. He didn't believe in happily-ever-after, not anymore. But he did want something from Shelby - the wedding night he lost. Silhouette Desire #1708
NASCAR photographer Annie Jenner is used to men falling over themselves to get close to her--and her legendary racing family. But not Jared MacNeil. The picture-perfect tycoon and NASCAR sponsor loves Annie for herself. So why can't she quite believe it? Maybe because Annie's twin brother is Jared's team's rival. And now with the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup on the line, her outraged sibling is saying anything to sabotage Annie's fledgling relationship with Jared. Jared knows he can't help who he's fallen in love with, and he wants to trust Annie. But when team rivalry turns ugly, will she really turn her back on the Jenner legacy?
THE PERFECT WIFE/ A PERFECT MARRIAGE Long legs, luscious curves and a passionate nature were fine, but what Las Vegas casino owner Deacon Prescott really wanted was a woman with c-l-a-s-s! And prim Kylie Smith fit the bill like an ace-high royal flush. The tempting brunette divorcée had a way of melting his heart even as she made his pulse race. Seducing her was easy. He'd made a bet that he could win her hand in marriage and had won. But then she'd turned the tables on him. Now this tough guy's only chance to save their whirlwind marriage was to risk his closely guarded heart, something he'd vowed he would never do.... Silhouette Desire #1558
School headmistress Grace Stephens never thought her private fantasies could become public. But millionaire businessman Adam Bowen was used to getting what he wanted, when he wanted. And he wanted Grace to act out every word of the previously secret, suddenly missing steamy love story she'd written all about them. Adam held her future-and every part of her body-in his hands. Leaving Grace no choice but to go from his make-believe mistress to his very real one.
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