USA Today bestselling author Susan Stephen's digital novella reveals just how hard it is to be a modern day Princess in this passionate and powerful story that will stay in your minds, long after the last page!The last of her clan, Princess Astrid steps up to claim her birth right as ruler of the Arctic lands of Hammersvik. But first she must complete the rigorous training her advisors insist upon.Her unlikely tutor is Karl Thorberg, Prince of the neighbouring lands, intrepid explorer and reckless thrill-seeker. He insists pampered Astrid leave her palace and experience, first hand, the wild Arctic landscape she will rule.As the freezing Artic wind rages round them, passions are heating up between Astrid and Karl. It's not long before Karl is tempted into some very un-princely behaviour! But during their one night of indiscretion, he inadvertently resolves another condition of her reign - that she provides an heir!Don't miss the other titles in this fantastic collection that celebrates Royal Babies all over the world!
Diego Acosta's polo-playing days are over. Living in self-imposed exile on his idyllic island, he finds his nights are now filled with tormenting memories rather than the beautiful women who once graced his king-size bed.When Maxie Parrish crashes into his solitude, radiating exuberance and a love of life, she burns so brightly he can't take his eyes off her! He'll seduce her and conquer her with the same single-minded determination that saw him rise to the top of the world polo circuit.This time he wants to walk away unharmed, because the scars that can't be seen take longer to heal....
Zara Kingston has gone to the desert city of Zaddara to confront the man she blames for her troubled past. But when, during a sandstorm, she's protected by a dark stranger, she finds that the desert holds hidden treasures. Zara soon realizes that the man she yearns for is Sheikh Shahin-the thief of her happiness! Shahin knows that Zara is a virgin-forbidden, no matter how strong his desire. But it's forbidden fruit that tastes the sweetest. . . ;.
In the union between a man and a woman, a baby should be the ultimate blessing. But when wealth and power are added to the mix, a child--and love itself--can become a major complication. In these heartwrenching, dramatic tales of passion and possession among the elite, four wealthy, influential men who've lost touch with their own hearts must learn to love...and trust...the women in their lives in order to embrace fatherhood and discover the joys of family life. Thrill to the drama and romance of these classic stories from Harlequin Presents. Bundle includes The Marciano Love-Child by Melanie Milburne, Desert King, Pregnant Mistress by Susan Stephens, The Italian's Pregnancy Proposal by Maggie Cox and Blackmailed for Her Baby by Elizabeth Power.
The bartered bride?Self-made billionaire Alexander Kosta has come to the island of Lefkis for revenge. He will see it destroyed, as it tried to destroy him. However, he hasn't counted on Ellie Mendoras. She's vowed she'll fight the gorgeous Greek tycoon with all her strength. But there's a dangerous smile on Alexander's lips. As far as he's concerned, Ellie's a little firecracker who needs to be tamed. He'll seduce her into compliance and then buy her body and soul!
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Step behind the hotel room doors of The Chatsfield, London, for five fabulous novellas full of style, sensation...and scandal!In The Soldier in Room 286 by Abby Green, soldier turned international actor, Salim Segal, has one night at The Chatsfield to convince beautiful Natalja Jordan that, despite the pains of the past, they have a future worth fighting for.Ben treats girlfriend Joely to a luxurious birthday night at The Chatsfield, intending to propose, in Proposal in Room 309 by Joss Wood. But nothing's going according to plan.... Who'd have thought being walked in on by a stranger-while naked!-would lead to happy ever after?For The Couple in the Dream Suite by Marguerite Kaye, it's 1921 at The Chatsfield-London's glamorous new hotel-and disillusioned soldier Justin York is unexpectedly entranced by a socialite, Miss Vera Milton-Kerr. Can Justin's dark-eyed gaze melt the ice running through Vera's veins? Libby Lancaster finds herself roomless at The Chatsfield and decides that one night of not being good-girl Libby with sexy Prince Lucaj might be just what she needs! But will her one-night fantasy end when the clock strikes twelve? Find out in The Prince in the Royal Suite by Susan Stephens.In The Doctor in the Executive Suite by Tina Beckett, Doctor Chelsea Serrano is called upon to save the life of a guest while dining at The Chatsfield's fabulous restaurant-a great excuse to escape her less-than-fabulous date. And who needs dessert when you can have a mouth-watering bodyguard to help instead? Will they find love in London? Find out in volume one of The Chatsfield novellas!
Sizzling mistletoe kisses...Lucy Lavender knows she should resist wickedly sexy boss, and Brazilian polo champion, Gabe Ortoya. Playboy Gabe is vet Lucy's ticket to a career in equine medicine and she's going to make full use of her valuable new contact, which means no mixing business with pleasure...as tempting as that pleasure is! But spending Christmas with Gabe-and the whole Acosta family!-opens Lucy's eyes to a whole new side of this notorious heartbreaker. After a devastating Christmas kiss under the mistletoe, Lucy finds it increasingly hard not to surrender to the temptation that is Gabe Ortoya... Especially when sinfully delicious Gabe seems to have made it his Christmas mission to get Lucy into his bed!The Acostas!Fiery passion, intense love and rampaging barbarians with hearts of gold!
When Tara is paraded under Count Lucien Maxime's nose, he's taken with her sweetness. . . and her wonderfully voluptuous figure. Naked and nervous, Tara finds herself in the count's bed. She realizes too late that everything is paid for. . . including her. Stripped of her innocence and her heart, Tara vows never to make the same mistake again. Then tragedy throws her into the count's path once more. She has something he wants. And she won't be leaving until he gets it. . . .
Virgin mistress atthe sheikh's command Sheikh Khalifa is bored by the potential wives paraded in front of him. So when he catches sweet, innocent Beth Torrance trespassing on his private beach, he is more than ready to be distracted. . . . Beth comes to the island a naive virgin, but leaves an awakened woman--and unknowingly pregnant with the sheikh's baby! When the desert king vows to claim his child--and take its mother as his permanent mistress--Beth is powerless to refuse a royal decree!
Breathless in a Bedouin tentWith the future of the Skavanga diamond mine in jeopardy, heiress Britt Skavanga needs an injection of cash-fast. She finds it in the mysterious Arabian investor known only as Emir....Britt travels to the desert kingdom of Kareshi to confront her arrogant benefactor. If diamonds are in Britt's blood, then the scorching desert sand runs through Sheikh Sharif al Kareshi's. He's determined to show arctic beauty Britt how things are really done in Kareshi, including how hot nights in the desert can be....
Prince boss, virgin secretary. . . unexpected heir!The prince with a provocative past has returned to claim Niroli's crown. . . Nico Fierezza has never relied on his royal name. But now the king has summoned him. Niroli is ready to welcome its new ruler! Carrie Evans has been in love with Nico, her boss, for years. But he ruthlessly discarded her after one night of loving and now she's pregnant! Carrie will do anything to protect her baby's future. Does anything include marrying Nico?
What a woman wants... Ultimate Italian playboy Count Roman Quisvada has more notches on his bedpost than...well, bedpost! So when no-nonsense Eva Skavanga arrives on his Mediterranean island with a business arrangement, Roman's much more interested in the pleasure her smart mouth can bring him. He's not the sort of man a tender virgin would seek out for her first time, but tomboy Eva is starting to enjoy his attention-it makes her feel like a real woman. Perhaps Roman could help her with more than just securing her family's diamond mine...? But only if she can keep her heart off the table!
When Kate Foster decides to open a business at her family's cottage on the estate of a French chateau, she discovers that all the other properties on the estate have been sold to the millionaire Count Guy de Villeneuve.Guy is determined to prevent Kate from setting up her business on his land-until he realizes the intense physical chemistry that burns between them is impossible to resist. He will have his land and Kate as his mistress-whatever it takes!
Magenta knows having a new employer might be tricky. But she isn't expecting the old-fashioned ruthlessness of Gray Quinn! However, plucky Magenta is up for the challenge, and tries to beat the distractingly gorgeous Quinn at his own game. . . ;. Quinn is no New Man-he wants temptingly innocent Magenta in his bedroom, not the boardroom. But he can make her no promises. He'll give her the night of her life, but he might not be there when she wakes up. . . ;. And he definitely doesn't want her taking maternity leave!
Miranda Weston is recovering from the injuries that have ended her career, so she's stunned when Greek billionaire Theo Savakis pursues her. What can one of the world's most powerful and eligible men want withher?Theo needs a wife--fast--or he'll forfeit his inheritance, and lovely but broken Miranda is the perfect choice. But Theo hasn't counted on the passion that flares between them...or on Miranda learning the truth about how he set out to buy her for marriage!
While staying on the Greek island of Iskos, Charlotte decides to join in a dance traditionally performed only by men...and inflames Iannis Kiriakos's passions!But Charlotte's playing and sleeping with fire. She has no idea who Iannis really is, and when he finds out that she's a journalist, he can only assume that she's out to destroy his closely guarded privacy.... So he decides to take slow, pleasurable revenge...
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The only woman he can't have... Former soldier and diamond dynasty heir Tyr Skavanga has finally returned to the cold north. Haunted by the terrors of war, heâ TMs cut himself off and hardened his heart. But now one person has managed to defy his defenses, and sheâ TMs the last person he expected....is the only woman he wants! The exotically beautiful, innocent Princess Jasmina of Kareshi is strictly off-limits. Like Tyr, she has a reputation to protect, but denying their electrifying connection could prove to be the toughest challenge they have ever faced....
Lieutenant Cade Grant is rugged and gorgeous, but his heart is as hard as they come. Innocent Liv needs work fast; if she has to be housekeeper to the brooding lieutenant then so be it!Soon Cade wants his virginal maid between his sheets, not washing them. The job vacancy's now in his bed--and Cade'll teach her all she needs to know. . . .
Paying for the past... Lady Elizabeth Fane has two choices: lose her family's Scottish stud farm or swallow her pride and beg Chico Fernandez for help. She's never forgiven the arrogant Brazilian polo star for abandoning her years before, so instead she will collect on the debt he owes her. Yet in the sultry Brazilian heat passions flare, revealing feelings Lizzie thought she had long conquered. That is until Chico finally reveals the truth behind his desertion and Lizzie realizes that he not only has power over her body but it's she who is in the Brazilian's debt!
Arrogant and ruthless, Luca Barbaro is the kind of man Nell hates most. Although helpless to resist his raw sexuality, she can never forgive his brutal coldness of years ago. Until they meet again in Venice one carnival night-not as Luca and Nell, but as two masked strangers in the grip of pure, irresistible attraction, untainted by the past. . . ;. But what happens when the masks come off?
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