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Faint Heart Never Won Fair Gentleman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013 by Rhetorical Ratatouille. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
DARCY STONE is tired of a boyfriend that can’t make up his mind. Fed up with his unsteady ways she moves on with her life, certain that true love will never come her way. Much to her delight, Darcy’s new neighbor ALEXANDER REMINGTON, makes her believe in a ‘happy ending’ again. But shy of past mistakes, getting his attention proved more of a challenge that she had anticipated.
Bride at First Sight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,900. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
"All-American" Indian-American Haripriya Sanyal is not happy when her parents arrange for her to wed a virtual stranger, but can Bollywood-handsome Namdev Chakrabarty charm her into accepting their mutual fate?
The Great Fruitcake Bake-off
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When a five-time champ teams up with her new neighbor for The Great Fruitcake Bake-off, they discover baking a prize-winning entry is complicated, bad guys are plotting to take the crown, and first prize isn't just about a ribbon.
Chance Encounters: Stories for Listening and Reading Comprehension
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Get lost in a whirlwind of lust, chance encounters and tricky dilemmas while testing your reading and listening skills. After each short story, you can either read or listen to the comprehension questions. Each question is followed by the answer, allowing you to study on your own.
Embracing Hope
Series: The Hope Stories, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Rose and Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
What if the woman of your dreams went missing on a mountain in a deadly storm--and you were the only one who could find her? Amy expected the yearly camping trip with her best friends to be easy, fun and relaxing, but when her new girlfriend (the woman she's been pining for forever) goes missing during a deadly storm, she must set out up the mountain and try to find her...
Finding Hope
Series: The Hope Stories, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Rose and Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
What if the woman of your dreams went missing? Amy and Hope’s fledgling relationship has just begun with a bang. It’s been six months since Hope’s previous partner, Melissa, passed away, and Amy and Hope are in new territory as they begin to explore their feelings for one another. But not everyone in their tight-knit group of friends is happy about this new relationship...
Building Hope
Series: The Hope Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Rose and Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Sometimes, being with the woman of your dreams isn't so easy... Amy has been in love with Hope for five years, something she never acted on because of Hope's relationship with Melissa. But Melissa passed away six months ago. Now, during a week in the woods at the cabin with their best friends, this year their "summer party" is starting a bit differently: Hope and Amy have become a couple...
Visiting Hope
Series: The Hope Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Rose and Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Veterinarian Amy is looking forward to a week in the woods at the cabin with her best friends, but this year, their "summer party" is different. It's been six months since Melissa, Hope's partner, died, and Hope has been withdrawing from their group of friends. Will Amy be able to keep the secret that she's in love with Hope, or will visiting Hope cause an unraveling of feelings?
Recipe for Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Rose and Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
If you were always unlucky in love, could you find the courage to try again? When her dog runs into an abandoned house on the edge of town, teacher Nicole Bradford expects to confront horrors--or at least a horrifying amount of cobwebs--inside. But instead, she encounters the tempting aroma of peanut butter cookies. Her heart skips a beat when she meets their beautiful baker, Lucy Thomas...
Peppermint Passion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,890. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Shyla has fallen in love with her bosses at the BDSM club where she works as a waitress. With only a few months left before she graduates and starts working as a teacher, she decides to make her move on the men at the club's annual Christmas Submissive Auction. Jack and Trent are shocked that Shyla is part of the auction, but quickly move to claim the woman they've been dying to collar.
Phantom Touch #4
Series: Phantom Touch. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
The fourth installment in the paranormal erotica serial Phantom Touch. Jess has questions, and Eric has the answers. She confronts her ghostly lover, and he reveals his dark origins and why he is trapped between worlds. Jess’ troubles worsen when a knock on the door leads to a police investigation with her as the prime suspect.
Wild Stallions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013 by California Girls Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Western
Tricia won't let anyone stand in her way. Especially not a ridiculously handsome and rugged rancher like Jesse Patton. Sure, he may be the best (looking) breeder this side of the bay, but he is also a royal pain in a horse's rear end. Now, Tricia is heading to the country to change this cowboy's mind, but she may have a change of heart when she finds herself falling for his sweet southern charm.
Lest Old Marines Be Forgot
Series: Always a Marine. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Married to his career and facing forced retirement, Lt. Col. Tom Baxter doesn’t see much of a future for himself in civilian life. A poker game with the son of an old friend earns him some unwanted advice, but he can’t get it out of his head. Maybe signing up for a 1Night Stand date will help him discover what life on the outside might have to offer...
Yule Be in My Heart
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,640. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Being Pagan and gay is a recipe for disaster in a Presbyterian family. Can Ethan and his boyfriend Caleb survive the holidays with Ethan’s conservative relatives?
Twelve Days 'Til Christmas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Bannerwing Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Twenty years after flirting with rock and roll stardom, Moira Kennedy is a bartender who still dreams of the sweet rush of performing. With twelve dreary days until Christmas looming, Moira's achingly dull life spins off its axis. Who is the handsome stranger in the red scarf? Why is her ex dredging up their past? Is there still music in her soul? And will Christmas be merry this year?
One Last Chance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
How many bad dates would you have to go on before giving up on the woman of your dreams? Abby Jennings has been having a run of bad luck. She found herself falling for an absolutely gorgeous woman—who, for once in her life, appeared to be interested in Abby! But whenever Abby and the incredibly attractive Jane try to get together for a date, disaster seems to strike.
Christmas Away (As Told By Noel, The Cat)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A 3,500-word short story. Noel, a calico cat who was almost born on Christmas, observes as her human friend breaks up with her boyfriend. Lynn takes Noel to a mountain cabin to celebrate the holiday. Jim follows in a snowstorm. Snowbound on your birthday with two humans who have a relationship to sort out is no easy road, but it is one that Noel travels with delightful insights and humor.
A Thankful Love (A Richards Family Short)
Series: Richards Family Shorts, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Divorced. Pregnant. Alone. Maya Richards might be divorced and pregnant, but this Thanksgiving will be full of blessings. Jake Rivers has had ten years to prove to Maya he's a man worthy of her love. Now is the time to convince her to love again.
Phantom Touch #3
Series: Phantom Touch. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
The third installment in the paranormal erotica serial Phantom Touch. The tale of the phantom deepens when Jess finds herself back at her friend’s lonely ranch house. There she learns more about the ghost that haunts her, and maybe finds his true intentions toward her.
Who's the Boss? (short story #5 from Office Flirts! 5 Romantic Short Stories)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
"Who’s the Boss?” 10,000 words The new boss is bad news for Lizzy—Ryan Ferguson is the high school boyfriend she dumped right before prom. But he’s not the sweet guy she remembers. He’s a ruthless leader who wants to change everything at the ad agency. Lizzy hopes she can convince him to leave things as they are. He’s hoping to convince her to give him a second chance.