Alyssa Kress

Biography

Alyssa Kress completed her first novel at the age of six, an unlikely romance between a lion and the jackal who wants to steal his meal. Despite earning two degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and spending nearly a decade in the construction industry, she's yet to see her feet stay firmly on the ground. She now lives in Southern California, three miles from where she first committed pen to paper, together with her husband and two children.

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Books

The Fiancee Fiasco
By Alyssa Kress
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,400. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Category: Fiction
Roseanne knows convincing brainy Houston entrepreneur Win to re-hire her Seattle law firm will finally get her voted in as a partner. Win has no desire to re-sign with the law firm who'd botched his divorce, but he'll do it if Roseanne can halt the rumors he's reconciling with his ex-wife. Little does he expect Roseanne's scheme involves posing her exasperating self as his fiancée.
I Gotta Feeling
By Alyssa Kress
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,580. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction
Aletheia Cooper, backwater cafe owner, is out of her depth trying to find her on-the-run brother before he's nabbed by Felix Roman, the tough security consultant who’s gunning for him.
Your Scheming Heart
By Alyssa Kress
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,780. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Fiction
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The courtly scion of an ancient Italian family enlists the services of a sassy American con woman to recover a stolen Renaissance painting.
Working on a Full House
By Alyssa Kress
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,710. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Fiction
Sensible pediatrician Valerie discovers her single wild night in Las Vegas has resulted in a baby on the way. Her one-time lover Roy, a rootless gambler, couldn't possibly want to act as father...or does he?
Love and the Millionairess
By Alyssa Kress
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,830. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Humble auto mechanic Mitch Ballard knows wealthy financial wizard Nadine Wentworth is out of his league, but figures he doesn't have to worry about the relationship getting too deep. They're both only interested in sex... Right? It doesn't take Mitch long to discover how wrong he is.
Asking For It
By Alyssa Kress
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,590. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When Griffith, a workaholic land developer, gets kidnapped and then stranded at Kate's camp for disadvantaged boys, the dedicated camp director rationalizes hanging onto the arrogant businessman as the adult she needs to keep the camp legally open.
The Indiscreet Ladies of Green Ivy Way
By Alyssa Kress
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,510. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Fiction
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When three secret agents go undercover in a quiet suburban neighborhood, there's hell to pay - and hearts to lose.
The Heart Heist
By Alyssa Kress
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,300. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction
When professional thief Gary Sullivan is set undercover in the small town of Freedom by the FBI, nobody expects the town's respectable mayor, Kerrin Horton, to discover his true identity. Kerrin must either expose the black-hearted criminal - or discover the surprisingly honorable man who actually lives beneath his tough mask.
Marriage by Mistake
By Alyssa Kress
Price: Free! Words: 96,740. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Fiction
0.5 star(4.60 from 25 reviews)
He woke up to find two days of his life gone. A strait-laced CEO, Dean never wanted to be like his impetuous womanizing father, but while hypnotized Dean wooed and wed some sexy Las Vegas dancer airhead. Now Kelly may be sexy but she's no airhead. She knows this cold icicle is not the man she loves. That fellow, she's sure, is buried somehow deep inside. And she's determined to find him...

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Smashwords book reviews by Alyssa Kress

  • Smashwords Style Guide on Dec. 21, 2011
    star star star star star
    I found this guide very easy to use and apply. I appreciated Mark Coker's plain and conversational style. Thank you!