She's a good girl ready for her turn to be bad. He's a hard-ass set on resisting the inevitable. When temptation lives just around the corner, who knows what wicked wonders will result?
If this was what falling for someone did to a person-what craving them felt like-then Sayre Murphy wanted no part of it... Ever. She might be young and inexperienced, but she was a woman. And she had finally had enough! Cian Hennessey might be the most magnificent, infuriating, arrogant male she had ever known. But the tall Bloodrunner treated her as if she were nothing more than a child, making it painfully clear that despite whatever connection they shared, he'd never see her as an adult female. After disappearing from her life for five years, the werewolf was back, claiming that she was in serious danger and must drop everything to go with him immediately. Cian was as deadly as he was beautiful. But the young witch knew he would never cause her physical harm. The safety of her heart, however, was a different matter...
Welcome to the world of the Bloodrunners, a fierce band of hunters and protectors, half-human, half-Lycan. Only through the act of Bloodrunning, the hunting and assassination of rogue werewolves, may these extraordinary warriors gain full acceptance within their respective packs. Caught between two worlds--and yet, belonging to neither, these half-breed protectors will stop at nothing in pursuit of justice. . . and love. Bundle includes Last Wolf Standing, Last Wolf Hunting and Last Wolf Watching.
When werewolf Eli Drake is banished from his pack, he leaves a devastated and heartbroken Carla Reyes behind. Three torturous years later, she tracks him down to a hole-in-the-wall Texas bar-the pack is in trouble and war is on the horizon. Carla needs Eli's help, but wants nothing more to do with him-even though he's as ruthless, domineering and sexy as ever.... Eli hasn't forgotten Carla. And the partial bite he gave her their last night together has had him lying awake nights imagining her sumptuous curves and supple lips. But Carla wants their bond broken, no matter the cost. Now, as they join forces, dare Eli hope that he can claim a future he never dreamed possible?
Eric Drake, a powerful Dark Wolf, has never trusted himself around human females-preferring to mate only within his pack. That is, until he encounters Chelsea Smart snooping around Silvercrest pack land in search of her missing sister.Secretly, Chelsea thinks Eric is the sexiest man she's ever seen, though she is wary of his potent Alpha energy. Then it's discovered that Chelsea's sister is being held by a pack of vicious Lycans, and Eric heroically leaps into action. Now, Chelsea will risk everything-her body and soul-to surrender to the passion that will mark her as Eric's woman for all eternity...if they survive.
In Rhyannon Byrd's latest Bloodrunners romance, passion and secrets collide and only their love will save two werewolves and their pack. With his sharp gaze locked on the most magnificent female he'd ever seen, Wyatt Pallaton did his best to hold himself back. Of course, Elise Drake was hardly just any female. Fiery and cool, strong, yet at the same time achingly vulnerable, she'd turned his entire world on its head. No matter how bloody difficult it proved to be, he was done letting her pretend he didn't even exist. Done with letting her fight her own battles. Done driving himself slowly into this maddening state of frustrated desire. One way or another, things were about to change. Come hell or high water, she was done running....
Summer just got hotter...Wicked in Moonlight by Rhyannon ByrdWhen Lainey Maxwell is attacked by werewolves while on vacation, vampire Nick Santos-a hard-edged, mysterious stranger-saves her, and gets bitten in the process. Holed up in a private bunker, Lainey and Nick embrace their most erotic dreams. But the full moon is drawing near-and their time is rapidly running out....Vampire Island by Lauren HawkeyeWhen Isla Miller arrives at a Tahitian resort, she senses that something is off. Everyone is too beautiful, especially Sloane Goldhawk.As a vampire familiar with the island's darker side, Sloane doesn't think Isla's the type to visit Ile de Nuit, known for its hot nights and hedonists. But Isla seems determined to prove otherwise....
Tasked with protecting humanity from harm, the last thing Ashe Granger was searching for on his mission was his destined mate. Then, a mysterious dark-eyed beauty reluctantly offered him shelter. A spark of danger-and a soul-deep recognition-ignited a burning, carnal need....Since her family's exile, Juliana Sabin had borne full responsibility for their safety. So when evil struck, she had no choice but to ally herself with the sexy guardian vampire. Now, months later, Ashe is back and tempting Juliana to reveal her darkest secrets...and desires. For the killer stalking the shadows isn't acting alone-and he won't rest until his deadly cravings are fulfilled.
Since the moment he'd first laid eyes on Alia Buchanan, the warrior known only as Rhys had been obsessed with her. She consumed his waking moments. Tormented his dreams. But, as one of the few remaining descendants of a European dragon clan, Rhys knew there could never be a future for a monster like him... with an angel like Alia. Until her father is murdered and Alia's life is in mortal danger. Now, Alia and Rhys must unite to find some ancient crosses that hold an unknown power before their enemies do. And once those are in hand, Rhys must figure out what to do with them... and his forbidden attraction to the women he'd sworn to protect. An eBook exclusive prequel to Rhyannon Byrd's Primal Instinct trilogy!
Saige Buchanan travels the world studying her dark past, guided by a strange gift that enables physical objects to tell her their secrets. Yet nothing can protect her from her family's sadistic enemies. Until-in her hour of greatest need-she encounters a mysterious, impossibly sexy shape-shifter. Sent to find the woman whose darkness has yet to awaken, Michael Quinn battles his primal hunger for Saige. He alone can help her lay claim to her full powers. Yet in doing so, he will destroy her innocence, and mark her as his forever....
Everyone loves shock jock Julian Shaw. . . except the guy who shot him. The raunchy radio DJ expects the dark tunnel, white lights--even his late grandmother greeting him at the pearly gates. Instead, he gets a coma, a spirit guide named Gus and a pushy demon with a deal. His assignment: Katie Darby. Katie Darby's best friend just stole her guy! Now she's losing her mind. All she really wants to do is stay in mope mode, but it feels as if someone is watching her, whispering strange thoughts into her head, making her say and do things she would never normally consider. And it's actually making her life better! Now Julian wants another chance to prove he's a good guy. But he just might have to sell his soul to the devil to get it. . . .
Do you harbor passionate otherworldly desires where the normal and paranormal collide? Harlequin Nocturne brings you these two new full-length dark and sensual romances for one great price! DARK WOLF RETURNING (Bloodrunners) By Rhyannon Byrd When Eli Drake is called home to protect the Lycan pack that banished him three years ago, he's forced to confront the woman he left behind but never forgot. Carla Reyes is the only female Bloodrunner for the Silvercrest. War might rage around them, but their desire for one another is more powerful than ever. The only problem: he shattered her heart and now she's ready to move on. Eli will have to fight through the fires of hell before she lets him claim her body or her heart. Let the battle begin.... LOYAL WOLF (Alpha Force) By Linda O. Johnston When Deputy Sheriff Kathlene Baylor detects suspicious behavior on the outskirts of her Montana town, she's first to investigate. And when her own department refuses to take the anarchist threat seriously, she calls in the military. However, the team assigned to her is not your average task force. A member of the top secret Alpha Force, shape-shifter Jock Larabey will protect Kathlene whether she likes it or not. Already fighting attraction to Jock, Kathlene finds herself more intrigued than scared when she catches him shifting. But as their desire for each other escalates, so does the danger....
Harlequin Nocturne brings you two new dark and sensual romances for one great price, available now! This Harlequin Nocturne bundle includes Nightmaster by NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author Susan Krinard and Dark Wolf Running by Rhyannon Byrd.Take a bite out of paranormal romances with 2 titles every month with Harlequin Nocturne!
Do you harbor passionate otherworldly desires where the normal and paranormal collide? Let Harlequin® Nocturne bring you into dark and dangerous territory where your senses will be awakened.Harlequin® Nocturne features two new full-length paranormal romances for one great price every month!BLOOD WOLF DAWNING (Bloodrunners)By Rhyannon ByrdFormer Bloodrunner Cian Hennessey is a werewolf with deadly secrets. His inner beast might have recognized Sayre Murphy as his lifemate, but in order to protect her, he left Bloodrunner Alley. A powerful witch, Sayre is wise enough to know that Cian is bad news. He's always been her weakness, and when he returns, she's determined to avoid him--until she learns that their connection has endangered not only her, but also her family. Cian's back to finally destroy the threat. Even if he succeeds, will he be left with nothing when Sayre is free to walk away?SHADES OF THE WOLF (The Pack)By Karen WhiddonAfter Anabel Lee's husband is killed, she begins seeing and hearing ghosts. Like all the others, Tyler Roger has a special request and needs Anabel's help. Killed in a fire, Tyler has come back to save his baby sister, Dena, from a deranged warlock and serial killer. No matter how hard he tries, Tyler cannot locate his sister... He needs a human to help save Dena's life. Racing against time and magic, Anabel and Tyler search for his sister...but if they happen to find love, will it be doomed before it even begins?
From Rhyannon Byrd, author of Take Me Under, comes yet another sizzling, sensual tale of intrigue, passion, and the most dangerous risk of all... Five years after the end of his marriage and his career as a detective, Alex Hudson wears a permanent suit of armor to keep the world at bay. Now a PI in South Florida, he believes that he's better off free of romantic complications--even if a certain beautiful redhead makes him sweat with little more than a look. But he's determined to steer clear of women and the trouble they bring. Until trouble comes uninvited... Renowned therapist Brit Cramer has seen her fair share of violence and knows how to handle it. But when a former patient targets Brit as his feminine "ideal," she finds help in the last place she ever expected--the tall, dark, outrageously sexy Alex Hudson, who saves her from a violent attack. Brit's been powerfully attracted to Alex from the moment they first met several years ago, but she knew better than to do more than enjoy the view... The initial uncertainty they both feel shatters in the face of a searing, absolute desire, but their time is running out as they find themselves caught in the sights of a madman who will stop at nothing to get what he wants. Before they know it, they're fighting not only for their lives, but for the possibility that they may have both found exactly what they've always wanted and needed...in each other.
As if sending the next rogue back to hell was his life's mission. But after seeing Jillian Murphy for the first time in a decade, Jeremy knew he could no longer ignore his desire. By rights of nature, the Spirit Walker belonged to him. Yet fate and fear had worked against these two headstrong lovers in their youth--and cast the Bloodrunner from his home. Now Jeremy and Jillian must join forces to uncover the betrayal that threatens to destroy the pack's stability. And when they're done--well, Jeremy's not about to again deny himself the one thing he wants most in this world. . . . Jillian belongs to him, and this time his little witch is going to know it!
Book one of Bloodrunners.FIVE SECONDS EARLIER, MASON DILLINGER WOULD HAVE SWORN IT COULD NEVER HAPPEN....That a woman who was his perfect match even existed. And that he'd find her in a bustling cafe. Yet just the scent of sweet, mortal Torrance Watson ignited a driving, explosive need to claim her that he knew his pack would never sanction. Worse, the rogue werewolf he'd been hunting had sensed that attraction and made Torry his prey. Forced to safeguard her from this ruthless assassin, who already posed a threat to his pack, Mason now faced the ultimate challenge. Did he have the courage to cross the line by sealing the blood bond that would make Torry his alone--a disloyalty few of his kind ever survived--or would he live an eternity without love?Previously published.
That a woman who was his perfect match even existed. And that he'd find her in a bustling cafè. Yet just the scent of sweet, mortal Torrance Watson ignited a driving, explosive need to claim her that he knew his pack would never sanction. Worse, the rogue werewolf he'd been hunting had sensed that attraction and made Torry his prey. Forced to safeguard her from this ruthless assassin, who already posed a threat to his pack, Mason now faced the ultimate challenge. Did he have the courage to cross the line by sealing the blood bond that would make Torry his alone--a disloyalty few of his kind ever survived--or would he live an eternity without love?
There was nothing simple about what Brody Carter had to do. . . With any other woman, it would be. But not with Michaela Doucet. He barely knew the provocative Cajun, but already her beautiful face haunted his dreams. True, women like Michaela never took an interest in guys like him--ones who were scared and bitter enough not to care what the world thought about them. But that had no bearing now that he had to protect Michaela from the Lycans who wanted her dead. Even if this decision would change his entire life. Even if it was pure madness. Brody had no other choice. He never had. . . .
Witches and werewolves, vampires and shape shifters, fairies and all manner of mythical, magical beings populate these fabulous fantasies from Silhouette Nocturne. Enjoy these gripping excursions into the realm of imagination in six thrilling novels by top selling authors. Bundle includesScions: Resurrectionby Patrice Michelle,Guardian's Keepby Lori Devoti,The Questby Lindsay McKenna,Dark Seductionby Kathleen Korbel,Last Wolf Standingby Rhyannon Byrd andBeast of Desireby Lisa Renee Jones.
Raine Spenser is on the brink. Held prisoner because of her abilities, Raine-a powerful psychic as well as vampire-desperately needed a savior. But the last one she expected was the green-eyed soldier who'd once hunted her kind. Since her rescue, she's tried to forget Seth McConnell, unable to cope with the strange, simmering attraction that draws her to the compelling human.But their goals-find the Kraven who held Raine captive and destroy him-are the same. The ever-growing web of danger surrounding them draws these two unlikely allies closer together, and anger slowly turns into an explosive passion they're finding harder and harder to deny....
Dangerous passion and primal instincts...With his sinister good looks, Noah Winston is the one man- a human with Casus ties-who Willow Broussard has never been able to resist. Once enemies, then lovers, Noah broke her heart. Yet the powerful witch and paranormal private investigator can't turn him away when he needs her help in protecting his family, him-and the world-against their enemy...As Noah and Willow work together, the secrets of their turbulent past are slowly exposed, each startling revelation drawing them closer. But when the enemy finally makes a move, Noah will need more than witchcraft and magic to survive. He'll need his friends, one hell of a plan and the undying devotion of a tenacious witch whose love is eternal...
Sold into slavery as a child to a cruel taskmaster, tiger-shifter Aiden Shrader trusts no one. Not even his own kind. Yet as a member of the Watchmen--the organization of shape-shifters who keep watch over the ancient nonhuman races--Aiden is fiercely protective of the helpless. Never more so than when he's asked to guard a little girl with witches' blood--and her beautiful human aunt. A woman who arouses all of Aiden's primal urges...urges he must resist.To small-town schoolteacher Olivia Harcourt, the massive tigershifter with the glowing amber eyes is as much a dark mystery as the enemy stalking her. Yet Aiden is her only hope of surviving. Until their intense passion unleashes her own inner tigress with a ferocity that will make the evil Casus rue the day they messed with her family...and will take Aiden by seductive surprise.
With his auburn hair and lean build, Kierland Scott looks more man than lycan. But his wolf instincts are aroused by the gray-eyed Morgan Cantrell. Not because of her beauty, but because of her long-ago betrayal, a fateful choice that made their love impossible.Now, however, the two Watchmen must team up, leaving the placid Lake Country for the forests of Scandinavia. To rescue Kierland's brother, they must track a vampire--and use their combined shape-shifting sensitivities in a battle that will take them beyond death. As the two learn to seek together, they begin to understand the history that has driven them apart. But they will have to overcome death itself, if their shared passion is to have a chance.
In the final book of Byrd's passionate new trilogy in the Primal Instinct series, dark and desirable shape-shifter Kellan Scott must convince irresistible Chloe Harcourt that he's worthy of her undying love--or die trying. Original.
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