In this Lone Star Legacy novel from USA TODAY bestselling author Sara Orwig there's only one woman who can tame the boss... Hiring a hot blonde to do the cooking? Probably not the smartest decision Texas rancher Ryan Delaney has ever made. But Jessica Upton is more than qualified...and currently the only candidate. Ryan just needs to keep a professional distance. Except Jessica's vulnerability gets to him, and temptation proves irresistible. Even so, she claims their affair can't last. Jessica has her reasons for staying at the ranch-and reasons she'll soon have to leave. But she's about to discover to what lengths one determined Texan will go to lasso his heart's desire.
ONE RED-HOT HUSBANDMattie Ryan had no illusions about her temporary husband. Long, lean, darkly compelling-Josh Brand was every woman's fantasy. And everyone in Texas cattle country was gonna wonder why in blue blazes he'd marry his gawky cowpoke neighbor! Well, Josh needed a mom for his baby, and Mattie needed-well, Mattie needed a man!The arrangement had seemed simple: a one-year, no-love-involved commitment. But Mattie, in all her experience, did the unthinkable: She'd fallen for her husband. Worse, she welcomed Josh's steamy stares, sizzling caresses and words of seduction. And now the last thing Mattie wanted was for her torrid temporary marriage to end....
Single Mother in TroubleGritty homicide detective Jake Delancy was steamed about baby-sitting a blonde-even one as tempting as Rebecca Bolen. Hell, he had a cold-blooded killer to catch! But the innocent single mom was the assassin's avowed next hit.The bachelor cop itched to make his collar-then make tracks. But gutsy Rebecca and her two cuddly kids drew him like a magnet to metal. Burning desire had Jake losing his cool, even though peril stalked the Texas night...only one mistake, one bullet, one heartbeat away....
Isabelle Smith isn't surprised-or insulted-that her new boss, Texas tycoon Tony Ryder, doesn't remember her. Their night of passion was so long ago.... And when he takes over her company, she vows to stay only as long as he never uncovers the truth. But then he does. The man who always gets his way makes her an offer she can't refuse. Still, Isabelle won't mix business and pleasure without a wedding ring-and Tony isn't a marrying man. Which means they're both in for the most passionate negotiation of their lives!
He needed a wife. . . fast. And Texan Jeff Brand's lovely new assistant would do just fine. After all, The heat between him and Holly Lombard was becoming impossible to resist. And a no-strings marriage would certainly work for them both. Yet once he put the ring on her finger, Jeff realized he may have gotten in over his head. He could ride a wild bronco, run a multimillion-dollar business and charm any woman he chose. But keeping feelings out of this in-name-only union? With a wife like Holly, The maverick groom had just discovered his toughest challenge yet.
Billionaire Zach Delaney needs a live-in assistant while he recuperates from an injury. But when Emma Hillman arrives at his Texas ranch with her suitcase, he knows he'll have to work hard to resist her. She's sexy and efficient, but way too family-oriented for a risk-taking globe-trotter like him.Emma is supposed to type, file and sort through centuries-old Delaney family letters-not be seduced by her gorgeous boss into a can't-last affair. But as she tries to transform Zach into a man who values family, she ends up expecting a Delaney of her own. Will Zach head for his jet...or welcome his Christmas heir?
Struggling hotel owner Laurel Tolson had had enough of wealthy, arrogant men who thought their money could buy anything and anyone. But then tycoon Chase Bennett swept into her little Montana town and made her an offer as enticing as it was indecent. He'd more than match the price of her entire hotel--if she'd be his mistress for just one month. The idea was shocking, scandalous, yet strangely seductive. But soon she realized that sharing Chase's bed could never be enough. She wanted to share his life, forever....
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One convenient download. One bargain price. Get all April Silhouette Desire with one click!Two emotionally scarred people give each other the courage to live--and love--again...a pregnant wedding planner spurns the attentions of her baby's millionaire father...a woman pretends to be her twin to reclaim the baby her sister left on the father's doorstep. Find all this and more with six powerful, passionate and provocative stories from Silhouette Desire! Bundle includes Satin & a Scandalous Affair by Jan Colley, Marrying for King's Millions by Maureen Child, Bedded by the Billionaire by Leanne Banks, Pregnant at the Wedding by Sara Orwig, Tycoon's One-Night Revenge by Bronwyn Jameson and Baby on the Billionaire's Doorstep by Emily McKay.
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One convenient download. One bargain price. Get all June 2009 Silhouette Desire with one click!A ruthless Beverly Hills film exec vows to win back his wife the old-fashioned way--in bed.... A commitment-shy playboy gets a surprise gift from a one-night stand with one of his staff in Sydney, Australia.... And a marriage of convenience turns into so much more for a billionaire and a pregnant waitress in Wyoming....The six stories in this bundle of Silhouette Desire romances may span globe, but each and every one is guaranteed to be powerful, passionate and provocative! Bundle includes: The Bride Hunter by Ann Major, Seduced Into a Paper Marriage by Maureen Child, Wyoming Wedding by Sara Orwig, The Prodigal Prince's Seduction by Olivia Gates, Valente's Baby by Maxine Sullivan, and Bedded by Blackmail by Robyn Grady.
One convenient download. One bargain price. Get all June Silhouette Desire with one click! A ruthless businessman finds himself falling for the woman he's been using as a pawn in his plan for revenge. A woman's impending dream marriage to a prince is marred by his inability to acknowledge or express love. A restauranteur agrees to act as a Senatorial candidate's fake fiancee to prevent a scandal over their affair. Find all this and more with six powerful, passionate and provocative stories from Silhouette Desire! Bundle includes Jealousy & a Jewelled Proposition by Yvonne Lindsay, Cole's Red-Hot Pursuit by Brenda Jackson, Seduced By the Enemy by Sara Orwig, The King's Convenient Bride by Michelle Celmer, The Illegitimate Prince's Baby by Michelle Celmer and Rich Man's Fake Fiance? by Catherine Mann.
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Nothing tempts like the forbidden in this Lone Star Legacy novel from USA TODAY bestselling author Sara Orwig It had been a night of heart-pounding seduction.... In the morning it became their little secret. Jared Weston could never see his best friend's little sister again. But that didn't mean he'd stop wanting her.... Years later, when the billionaire tycoon hires her, Allison Tyler is all grown up and hotter than ever. But the new Allison is cautious, pragmatic-everything the daredevil thrill seeker is not. She wants forever; he wants right now. And she's still off-limits. But can a hot-blooded Texan like Jared choose propriety over passion?
What was a cowboy to do? When Josh Kellogg had rescued a stubborn damsel in distress from her burning car, he figured that was the last he'd see of her. But without any ID or memory of who she was, and with trouble on her tail, it looked like Ms. "Laurie Smith" might need a little more rescuing. And she'd picked Josh to play her knight in shining armor. Josh was a confirmed bachelor; he knew better than to get involved with his lovely-and temporary-houseguest. Still, the sizzling passion they shared was undeniable, and it threatened to burn down the walls around this cowboy's guarded heart. But once Laurie remembered her past, would she still desire a future with Josh?
Retired FBI agent Jason Windover had a new assignment-to keep five-foot-and-feisty redhead Meredith Silver out of trouble. Jason was an old hand at charming the fairer sex, and he figured a little sweet seduction would keep Merry suitably distracted. But electrifying kisses and tempestuous loving soon had the sexy bachelor determined to make Merry his on a permanent basis. Now if he could just convince her that he was ready to give up his playboy ways for good....
Pregnant after their one unforgettable night together, Ashley Smith knew she must tell Ryan Warner she was carrying his child. And when he insisted upon marriage, she reluctantly agreed. But it was for the baby's sake. . . she could care less about his wealth, his power, his position. Ryan was used to being pursued for his money. . . yet his new bride claimed to have no ulterior motives. With the passion so intense between them, dare Ryan take a chance on the woman about to give him his billion-dollar heir?
Someone has a pregnancy secret in this Texas Cattleman's Club: After the Storm story from USA TODAY bestselling author Sara Orwig.When folks think of Stella Daniels they think unassuming, even plain. But after a devastating tornado hits Royal, Texas, Stella steps up and leads the recovery effort. That's when she attracts the attention of construction magnate Aaron Nichols--and a surprising night of passion ensues.Aaron sees something special in the no-nonsense admin, and he's more than happy to bring her out of her shell. But when he discovers Stella's expecting his child, can he overcome his demons to be the hero this hometown heroine really needs?Be sure to read other scandalous stories from the Texas Cattleman's Club: After the Storm series, only from Harlequin® Desire!STRANDED WITH THE RANCHER by USA TODAY bestseller Janice MaynardSHELTERED BY THE MILLIONAIRE by USA TODAY bestseller Catherine MannBECAUSE OF THE BABY... by Cat SchieldHIS LOST AND FOUND FAMILY by Sarah M. AndersonMORE THAN A CONVENIENT BRIDE by USA TODAY Michelle CelmerFOR HIS BROTHER'S WIFE by USA TODAY bestseller Kathie DeNosky
TWO DIFFERENT WORLDS. . . All Matt Ransome knew was that some penniless stranger was carrying his dead brother's child. And any Ransome heir was going to be raised in the family tradition of wealth and power-whether its mother liked it or not. ONE BEDOlivia Brennan let the arrogant, infuriating Texan drag her off to his sprawling ranch, on condition that he marry her-in name only-to give her child a father. But the wildfire heat that blazed between them made her wonder if she could keep her own bargain. . . .
Rodeo rider Wyatt Sawyer was used to handling bucking broncos, not babies! So when he became guardian of his five-month-old niece, Wyatt knew he needed to hire a nanny. He just never expected that nanny to be the lovely Grace Talmadge-who was easy on the eyes. . . ;and a terrible temptation to a commitment-wary cowboy's heart. Grace liked her life safe and secure, but living with her rugged boss and his bone-melting kisses was likely to get even the most sensible girl into trouble. She and Wyatt were complete opposites, yet Grace found herself falling for this wild cowboy. Could she take a chance and lasso the love of a lifetime?
A cool million to help a withdrawn child in time for kindergarten? Widowed teacher Ava Barton is touched that the girl's guardian, Texas billionaire Will Delaney, cares so deeply. But the job includes moving into Will's mansion for the summer. And suddenly, Ava is working nights and weekends trying-unsuccessfully-to resist the gorgeous tycoon down the hall. Will wants her in his bed for June, July and August. But come fall, he'll move on. Unless she can teach him a thing or two about opening his guarded heart to love.
The illegitimate daughter of a late Texas billionaire, Sophia Rivers stands to inherit a fortune. But the stubborn woman doesn't want a penny of it. As financial advisor to the wealthy Delaney family, Garrett Cantrell has to convince Sophia to accept her inheritance. If she doesn't, her half brothers will lose their billions. So he introduces himself as a local businessman and starts softening her up, talking to her about family, loyalty and love. But the proud beauty has no idea who he really is. And the truth may cost him his heart.
Millionaire Nick Ransome was just the type of man heiress Julia Holcomb had been warned to avoid. And when she found out he was after her family's company, she knew their mutual attraction was destined for disaster. Yet Nick's seductive ways had her agreeing to a weekend getaway. . . ;then a passionate affair. For Julia, there was no place for business in the bedroom. And for Nick, love-like business-was an all-or-nothing proposition. Would she be the object of Nick's revenge once he learned she would never give him what he really wanted?
Katherine Ransome never expected to see the man who had jilted her at the altar again. But Cade Logan was back, bidding $500,000 at a bachelorette charity auction to have her for an evening. Katherine vowed never to succumb to Cade's passionate enticements. Being betrayed by Cade once had nearly destroyed her. If she gave him her heart again and lost it, she knew she wouldn't survive.
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