Aisling might be his top headhunter, but with her prim, frumpy exterior Gianluca Palladio has never noticed her. Then, at a party in Italy, Gianluca catches a glimpse of the real Aisling--a wild wanton, whom he takes to his bed. One night will never be enough. Gianluca demands another, and suddenly he and Aisling are bound together forever. . . by a baby!
Rory expected Angel to look after his orphaned nephew. Under other circumstances, Angel would have liked nothing better--she adored babies. But the baby was her ex-husband's love-child, and Rory was the brother-in-law who she knew had always been secretly attracted to her. One look at the tiny baby and Angel was lost. She bonded instantly with him. She couldn't say no to becoming his stand-in mom--even if it did mean having to move in with Rory. His baby--he's sexy, he's successful...and he's facing up to fatherhood!
Kiloran Lacey is furious when businessman Adam Black is hired as her boss. Even worse, Adam is the most attractive man she's ever met--and it isn't long before he's made love to her! He's a fantastic lover--but he won't let Kiloran close. Then an accident leaves Adam with memory loss. Now he must depend on Kiloran to nurse him back to health. But will he now be able to let himself love her. . . '
"What woman wouldn't get all hot and bothered if Titus Alexander was staring at her like that?"As part of a number-one-selling girl band, Roxanne Carmichael was used to having the eyes of thousands on her, but now that she's scrubbing floors, one condescending look from the Duke of Torchester fires her blood with fury...and attraction!Titus doesn't suffer fools, and does not drop his guard. But his new chambermaid is threatening his iron self-control with those legs and that wicked mouth! There's only one way he can get her out of his system-and that's to get her into his bed!
Years ago, Cesare's pride had been wounded. Now Sorcha Whittaker's company needed his expertise-he would bed her, and then dump her. . . all for revenge!Sorcha was still the sexiest woman he'd ever known. Their passion was incredible, be it in the boardroom, his office, the bedroom. The hard part now was walking away. . . .
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Era una aventura tan secreta como prohibida... Habiendo pasado su infancia en casas de acogida, Ashley Jones no tenía a nadie y necesitaba desesperadamente aquel nuevo puesto de trabajo como secretaria de un escritor. Pero se quedó impresionada al llegar a la aislada mansión Blackwood y, sobre todo, al conocer al formidable Jack Marchant. A pesar de sus inseguridades, el atormentado Jack Marchant le robó el corazón de inmediato. No sabía qué secretos escondía aquel hombre tan huraño, pero un beso se convirtió en una tórrida aventura...
Giovanni Cerruti's wealthy family is always in the spotlight. . . so when his step-sister is headed for a rehabilitation clinic, he decides to work the paparazzi to keep her image from being splashed across the tabloids. With the help of his spin doctor, Giovanni devises a plan to keep the press occupied with another story -- a fake engagement to his housekeeper, Misty Carmichael! But will Giovanni fall victim to his own plan?
The innocent bride: Victoria was from a poor background, but Greek billionaire Alexei Christou still wanted her. The wayward wife? But passion wasn't enough, and soon their marriage fell apart. His bought mistress: Victoria must ask for a divorce and is desperate for cash. Alexei won't refuse her the money, but he'll make her work for it. . . as his mistress!
To get the hordes of predatory women off his back, billionaire Salvatore Cardini impulsively asks his petite office cleaner to be his convenient mistress!Jessica reluctantly agrees--who would say no to such an incredibly attractive and commanding man? But he is on the international rich list, with a glamorous lifestyle to match, while she has to work two jobs just to survive. What she hasn't realized is her role isn't just to be on his arm in public--but to be his mistress in private, too!
A Christmas gift she can't refuse... Billionaire Niccolo Da Conti has everything a man could want-the money, the cars, the business empire-but seeing the unbearably enticing Alannah Collins again has sparked his possessive streak. He'll hire her, seduce her and cross her off his wish list once and for all! Alannah knows the danger of working too closely with the sensual Sicilian, but she'd be a fool to refuse his help launching her business. Now, with Niccolo ruthlessly trying to seduce her under the mistletoe, her every defense is threatened. Can she stop him from unwrapping the truths she's fought to conceal?
Constantine Karantinos is Greek through and through! When he learns he has an heir he'll do anything to claim him. Even if he finds it hard to remember bedding Laura --she was nothing more than a mousy little waitress! Maybe if he were to have her again, it would refresh his memory. . . . Now that Constantine has summoned Laura to Greece, she's more stubborn than he recalls. Determined to pay her way as housekeeper, by day she insists on cooking and cleaning. However, by night Constantine demands she fulfill her bedroom duties. . . .
Defiant in the Desert Only scandal will do Sara Williams's hand in marriage was bought to cover a debt. But she's determined never to marry anyone! Diplomat Suleiman Abd al-Aziz must deliver Sara to her desert destiny. But with Sara set on escaping her marriage by seducing him, his iron will is sorely tested! The Sheikh's Undoing Life in the fast lane! Independent Prince Tariq Kadar al Hakam counts on no one. So when a car accident leaves this dynamic sheikh reliant on his sensible PA, Isobel Mulholland, he's furious! But with Isobel at his beck and call, could her enchanting touch, in fact, be Tariq's undoing...?
As Sheikh of Kharastan, Malik has no time for distractions. But when Sorrel, an Englishwoman in his care, wants to explore the pleasures of the West, Malik decides he will be the one to teach her the ways of seduction!Malik wants Sorrel, but he will not dishonor her. Yet, as sheikh, he is expected to marry and his bride must be pure. Is the answer to make Sorrel his virgin queen?
Xavier, Gio, and Malik have recently discovered they're the illegitimate sons of the Sheikh of Kharastan. They've finally been acknowledged, making them true desert princes. But every prince needs a princess. Enter three beautiful, sensual, women who prove to be the perfect match for these commanding alpha men. This bundle of three classic books from bestselling author Sharon Kendrick's Desert Princes trilogy is sure to bring you all the exotic romance and seductive passion you expect from Harlequin Presents! Bundle contains The Sheikh's English Bride, The Sheikh's Unwilling Wife and The Desert King's Virgin Bride.
Multimillionaire tycoon Darian Widlman made an instant decision to hire beautiful Lara Black. She was the face for his new advertising campaign. But there was one problem--he wanted her both professionally...and personally, as his mistress!Their mutual attraction was electric. There were scorching days and hot nights, until Darian made an ourtrageous discovery that would change his whole life--and Lara's.... He was the illegitimate heir to a wealthy desert kingdom--and a desert prince!
HOLLYWOOD LIFE OR ROYAL WIFE?By Fiona Hood-StewartWhen scandal threatens to engulf Hollywood sensation Victoria Woodward, Prince Rodolfo sweeps her off to his Mediterranean kingdom. But despite her dreams of a royal wedding, it seems Rodolfo's princess must be chosen for her blue blood, not her red-carpet reputation____MARRIAGE SCANDAL, SHOWBIZ BABY!By Sharon KendrickThe world's most glamorous couple, Jennifer Warren and Matteo D'Arezzo, are on the red carpet at their latest premiere-despite having just split up! Watching their steamy movie together sparks unstoppable passion and with life-changing consequences____SEX, LIES AND A SECURITY TAPEBy Jackie BraunRumor has it former film star Colin McKinnon's got serious political ambition. No wonder he can't afford to be seen with infamous Tempest Herriman. Too bad he's been caught on CCTV in flagrante with the wild child!
Is Sheikh Hashim al Aswad back with Sienna Baker, the model he nearly married? As the respected ruler of a desert kingdom, Hashim can only marry a suitable bride of impeccable virtue. But does Hashim know the truth behind Sienna's scandal?
When Shelley went to Italy, Drew Glover was convinced that she wasn't going for work, but for her rich boss-- and his money! Three years later Drew still hasn't changed his mind. Though attraction still sizzles between them, Shelley keeps her love for Drew a secret. When she finally reveals her feelings he is convinced that it's merely because she's discovered his own newfound wealth. Drew decides that if he can't have Shelley's love, then he can leave her with a night she'll never forget-- but that "final" seduction changes their lives forever!
The passion between Catherine and property tycoon Finn Delaney was overwhelming. But their first sensual encounter ended all too abruptly. And when Finn claimed Catherine again with a passionate seduction, it was in revenge for a kiss-and-tell article he thought she'd written about him! When Finn learned of his mistake - and Catherine's pregnancy! - he was determined to put it right, with a convenient marriage for the baby's sake. Catherine couldn't refuse - but could she make her marriage real?
After her mother died, Ashley Jones spent her childhood in care and foster homes. Alone in the world, she desperately needs her new live-in job as n author's assistant. But she is filled with trepidation when she arrives at isolated Blackwood Manor and meets the formidable Jack Marchant. Ashley thinks she is just a drab nobody but her heart goes out to handsome but arrogant, tortured Jack, though she has no idea what troubles him. What is the secret that he keeps hidden? It is only after Jack proposes marriage and Ashley joyfully accepts that she finds out and, for this innocent bride-to-be, the truth is shocking
Prince Gianferro's father, the king, is dying. Gianferro must find a wife... Miss Millie de Vere a young and innocent aristocrat always thought her sister would marry Gianferro. But it's Millie he wants...
It was time to even the score! Geraint Howell-Williams was sure Lola Hennessy had used her womanly charms to make sure of her inheritance--an exclusive house--by seducing another man, someone she barely knew. Lola was beautiful, so getting close to her was no hardship, and Geraint had reasons of his own for wanting to find out more about this temptress. Seducing her would be most enjoyable...a very sweet revenge.
Bought for her babies!Alexandros Pavlidis always ended his affairs before he got bored. So he never expected to see his London mistress, Rebecca Gibbs, again--until she showed up with shocking news: she was pregnant with his twins! Xandros was intrigued when Rebecca didn't touch a penny of the substantial payoff he gave her. And when the babies were born, everything changed. These were Pavlidis heirs! Now he was on his way to London to bargain for his sons!
The Greek tycoon. . . Kyros Pavlidis is a multibillionaire, used to buying whatever he wants. An overwhelming attraction. . . Kyros sweeps Alice off her feet but he has an ulterior motive--marriage!The marriage merger. . . Once Alice is wearing Kyros's ring, she discovers he wants a wife for necessity and not love. . . .