Is Zoe Bernard really the awkward, poor little rich girl she appears to be? Certainly Callum Langston is reluctant to employ her. But as a secret favor to his business partner - Zoe's father - Callum agrees to take her on as a temporary housekeeper to protect her from the attentions of a ruthless conman.... Beneath Zoe's glossy, spoiled exterior lies a beautiful, sensual woman.When the sexual tension between her and Callum boils over, she throws caution to the wind and lets him make love to her - not expecting the proposal that follows.... Or her discovery, when she and Callum are married, that she's become his bride by deception!
First wedding anniversary...first child... Paige and Brad had a deal. If Paige played the dutiful wife, he would pay off her debts. Theirs was a marriage of convenience, pure and simple--apart from one complication--Brad didn't just want a partner, he wanted a sleeping partner! So what was there to keep them from breaking their deal altogether? Something that hadn't been part of their business arrangement, something that could turn their first anniversary from divorce into celebration...a baby! THE BIG EVENT One special occasion--that changes your life forever!
Four headstrong mistresses meet their match in four powerful tycoons in the Brides & Tycoons Bundle from Harlequin Presents Extra! Bundle includes: The Millionaire's Rebellious Mistress by Catherine George; Da Silva's Mistress by Tina Duncan; Kyriakis's Innocent Mistress by Diana Hamilton; and the Mediterranean's Wife by Contract by Kathryn Ross.
Eighteen months ago Elizabeth and Jay Hammond made a hasty marriage of convenience to secure her inheritance. But when Elizabeth suspected Jay was having an affair with another woman, she left him. Her expertly hidden feelings for Jay ran so deep that she fled Jamaica to make a new life for herself in London. Now Jay has come to find her-- and it seems he has some unfinished business concerning their marriage merger! The trouble is, Elizabeth can't be sure revenge isn't part of his reason for tracking her down....
Navegar por la costa mediterránea en un yate de lujo parecía un buen plan... ¡pero para la periodista Isobel Keyes era un auténtico infierno! Estaba atrapada en la em barcación con Marco Lombardi, el protagonista de su siguiente artí culo, el hombre que había provocado la ruina de su familia... Marco aparecía a menudo en las páginas de sociedad, pero odiaba a los periodistas. Librarse de Isobel Keyes parecía un buen plan...hasta que la periodista empezó a despertar su interés. De pronto, sintió deseos de besarla, de contárselo todo...
Cat McKenzie is set to inherit a fortune--and Nicholas Zentenas will bed her, wed her and ensure the money stays out of her treacherous family's hands. After years of waiting, Nicholas can finally put his plans for revenge into action. . . . But now Nicholas is in danger of finding that Cat is not at all what he thought she would be--starting with the fact that she's a virgin! Will Nicholas's innocent mistress become his pregnant wife?
Kirsten has learned that she is to work closely with Cal McCormick, her estranged husband! Only a few years before, tragedy had ripped apart their new marriage... .Now Kirsten is stunned to discover that she still has strong feelings for Cal. And Cal seems set on making her fall in love with him all over again. But Kirsten needs more than his provocatively sensual seduction before she can give herself fully to the only man she has ever loved.
Billionaires, army officers, aloof tycoons... These rich and ruthless bosses are used to being in charge--and using their wealth to get what they want. But once they fall for an employee, the heroes of these stories will have to learn that while money can buy pleasure, only love can give them what they really need...Bundle includes: Mistress: Hired for the Billionaire's Pleasure by India Grey, The Billionaire Boss's Innocent Bride by Lindsay Armstrong, Her Ruthless Italian Boss by Christina Hollis and Mediterranean Boss, Convenient Mistress by Kathryn Ross.
Nicole's relationship with her handsome boss is not just a nine-to-five affair. She and Luke Santana work hard and play hard--but by his rules: no complications, just perfect passion. But rules are made to be broken. Realizing her feelings will never be reciprocated, Nicole leaves her job and ends their liaison. However, what will Luke do when he uncovers Nicole's secret--one requiring more commitment than just some after-hours loving. . . .
They've never experienced a man's love, never allowed any man the privilege of intimacy. But when these four spirited, independent women are swept away to exotic locales and introduced to a life of glamour and luxury, by men unlike any they've ever known--powerful, wealthy, wickedly attractive and utterly irresistible--they surrender their hearts...and their bodies...in the pursuit of a lifetime of love. Thrill to the magic, the drama, the passion in these four dazzling romances from Harlequin Presents. Bundle includes: The Cattle Baron's Virgin Wife by Lindsay Armstrong, The Greek Tycoon's Innocent Mistress by Kathryn Ross, Pregnant by the Italian Count by Christina Hollis and Angelo's Captive Virgin by India Grey.
"It definitely won't be a marriage in name only..."But it was all finished between Gemma and Marcus Rossini, except for one bond, their son, Liam. Now Marcus is returning to Italy-and he wants Liam and Gemma with him. And he will do anything to get what he wants...even marry!Gemma would love to reject his proposal. But that's not something she's ever been able to manage with the very persuasive Italian tycoon.
With her livelihood hanging in the balance, single mom and restaurateur Victoria Heart has one choice--a shocking proposal from arrogant hotelier Antonio Cavelli: he'll secure her future but take her freedom!Antonio has no time or want for love, but it is expected he will marry and produce children. A convenient wife would suit him perfectly--especially one with a ready-made heir! But Victoria's body responds so willingly to his slightest touch--he's not sure how long their arrangement will stay strictly business!
They're used to getting everything they want. These four hot--and hot-blooded--Italian bachelors have wealth, position and power, and they don't take "no" for an answer. But what happens when they don't know what they want? They may think they want a loveless marriage for the sake of children. Or revenge against a woman from his past. Or to have the woman he can't get out of his system squirming under his thumb. But the truth is, when love comes knocking at their hearts, these cocky, arrogant alpha males are apt to run scared. . . until the tender heart of the right woman transports them past searing passion to redeeming love. Thrill to these four fabulous stories of romance among the international elite by top selling Harlequin Presents authors. Bundle includes: The Italian Billionaire's Secret Love-Child by Cathy Williams, Sicilian Millionaire, Bought Bride by Catherine Spencer, Bedded and Wedded for Revenge by Melanie Milburne and The Italian's Unwilling Wife by Kathryn Ross.
Hard-hearted millionaire Damon Cyrenci let his guard down when he met sweet, innocent beauty Abbie Newland. But he felt he paid the ultimate price: Abbie took everything from him, including their child! Damon won't let Abbie get away with it! Now more powerful than ever, he'll bring this little gold digger to her knees by making her his bride. As the mother of his son, Abbie will be the most valuable asset in his portfolio! And seducing her will be the ultimate satisfaction. . . .
Businesswoman Katie Connor thinks herself immune to notorious womanizer Alexi Demetri. . . . So when she finds herself falling for him she decides to run. But unbeknownst to her she's pregnant--and will be tied to the ruthless Greek forever! Though Alexi has sworn never to wed again, marry he must to catch his runaway mistress! And with the threat of a custody battle, Katie has no choice but to become Alexi's convenient wife. Trouble is, Alexi won't be content until he possesses her body. . . and soul!
They're hot-blooded, exciting and very macho--an irresistible combination for any red-blooded gal! Join three lucky women who find sizzling passion and steamy sex in the arms of three irresistibly hot Latin lovers. Bundle includes The South American's Wife by Kay Thorpe, Bought by Her Latin Lover by Julia James and A Latin Passion by Kathryn Ross.
NANNY WANTED. Prominent author, Pearce Tyrone, seeks nanny to care for adorable baby girl. Must be experienced and discreet. Must also be utterly trustworthy and have no connections with the press. Unfortunately Cathy Fielding didn't comply with any of the required criteria---but she wasn't going to let a little thing like that stop her! An enthusiastic reporter, Cathy was determined to uncover, once and for all, whether baby Poppy was really Pearce Tyrone's love-child. But what Cathy didn't reckon on was her growing and unprofessional interest in the man himself.
Since she' d joined Dex' s new company, Alicia' s days had been full of excitement and her nights full of passion in Dex' s arms. Then she discovered she was pregnant. While she wanted the baby, would Dex still want her? He' d never shown any desire to marry.Still, the baby prompted a proposal-- but no declaration of love. Alicia knew that a marriage on paper could be no substitute for the real thing, but as their wedding day approached, Alicia dared to hope differently. Until their wedding night arrived and a note fell out of Dex' s suitcase...
Charlotte Hopkirk is determined to admire her boss from afar--after all, gorgeous Italian Marco Delmari seems to prefer impossibly slim supermodel types, and Charlie's curvaceous figure means she certainly doesn't fit that description!Then, on a business trip to Tuscany, the chemistry between them finally explodes--Charlie's never known passion like it! And Marco's obviously equally impressed, because now he's promoting her--from personal assistant to convenient mistress!
Two years ago Andreas Stillanos had an affair with innocent English rose Carrie Stevenson. But their relationship was never consummated and he's never got her out of his system....Now Carrie is unexpectedly brought back to Andreas's side as godmother to his orphaned baby niece. The chemistry between them is as potent as ever, and this time Andreas is determined there will be no running back to Britain. He's about to offer her a position she can't refuse--as his convenient wife!
When Kate asked Nick to pretend to be her escort at a wedding, he reluctantly agreed. To his surprise the pretense came easily, and suddenly he could barely control the passion that Kate was igniting in him. But the heat of the moment was followed by the cold light of day. Had they gone against better judgment at the cost of friendship, or had they finally found what they had both been looking for in just one hot, sultry night?
Con su sustento pendiente de un hilo, Victoria Heart, madre soltera y restauradora de profesiÃ ³ n, sÃ ³ lo tenÃ a una opciÃ ³ n...aceptar la sorprendente propuesta que le hizo el arrogante hotelero Antonio Cavelli. Antonio carecÃ a de tiempo o disposiciÃ ³ n para el amor, pero de él se esperaba que se casara y tuviera hijos. Una esposa de conveniencia serÃ a perfecta...Â ¡ en particular una que ya tuviera un heredero! Pero el cuerpo de Victoria respondÃ a con tanta entrega a su mÃ ¡ s ligero contacto, que no estaba seguro de cuÃ ¡ nto tiempo el pacto acordado podrÃ a mantenerse en los estrictos lÃ mites de una transacciÃ ³ n.
Wedlocked"I hate you Greg Prescott...I just hate you."Five years ago, Greg had deceived Abbie, and now fate had delivered even crueler blows. Abbie's sister and brother-in-law had been tragically killed, and Abbie found herself in America, as the joint guardian of her beloved twin nieces...a guardianship she shared with Greg. He wouldn't hear of her taking the little girls back to England. But if she wanted to stay with them she was faced with a cruel alternative-a loveless marriage to Greg, who made it quite plain that he expected to share her bed....
When Luke Davenport returned home after almost three years, he was shocked to learn that his passionate love affair with Alison Trevelyan had resulted in a baby. Nathan was undeniably his son and heir to the Davenport fortune. While he was angry with Alison for keeping their child a secret, Luke also wanted her back in his life. But renewing their relationship meant facing the hot, passionate desire that overwhelmed them both. . . .
Helena Beaumont is on a mission-to find out if Tate Ainsley really is swindling her father. But the man she's come back to Barbados to investigate is not the playboy she's expecting-in fact, if only she could trust him, he'd be everything she could wish for.It's going to be quite a challenge-pursuing information about Tate's affair while he is pursuing her and tempting her to distraction.She's facing quite a dilemma-return to London and leave her father to his fate, or stay and follow her heart...right into the arms of the enemy!
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