Cate Masters


Award-winning author Cate Masters loves stories of any genre. Multi-published in contemporary to historical, fantasy/dark fantasy to paranormal, she sometimes mashes genres. Look for her at and in strange nooks and far-flung corners of the web. Writing mainstream and speculative as C.A. Masterson, visit her at

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The Taming of the Mountain Man
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,720. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2019 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Western
Open sky, Shakespeare, solitude - everything Jebediah Greene needs. Alone since his teens, he’s never known loneliness, until he leaves Winona Young in California. After acting as her guide to San Francisco, how far will Jeb go to win her heart? Winona Young learns her suitor isn’t who he seemed. Neither is her mountain man guide, in a good way.But books can’t teach her how to tame a mountain man.
The Vitruvian Man
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,470. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2018 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Brought together by accident, bound by fate—and magic. Love works its charm over Bruno and Melina, but each one holds a secret. Bruno thinks his secret will drive Melina away. Melina’s afraid Bruno will hate her for what she’s become. He’s become her world, but his world is full of monsters who want to destroy them. “a spellbinding tale of love, mystery, suspense and intrigue like no other”
Finette's Folly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,070. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Happy endings require patience, hope, and a little ingenuity, Finette Proulx learns. After a lonely life, love seems too much to ask... until she meets Sacha Dalca. At the moment she thinks her life is falling into ruin, she finds him waiting to catch her with open arms. The handsome gypsy affirms her belief that dreaming's not for fools, and she deserves to write her happy ending her own way.
Don't Wait Too Long
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,870. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Tired of saying ‘yes’ when she should say ‘no’, Claire Sims is finally taking control of her life. Or working on it. She gave up hope of finding real love because marriage was all work, no fun. Not ready to give up her freedom, she resists until meeting Kip Baldwin. He tempts her in many ways, but can she let go of her fears to share her life with him?
Follow The Stars Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,610. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
What’s left for the Lakota when everything around them is changing? Quiet Thunder and Black Bear fear for their tribe’s welfare when buffalo and other game become scarce. After they're forced to travel to the new school in Pennsylvania, can Quiet Thunder make him believe her love is as eternal as the stars?
Death Is A Bitch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,550. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General
No one escapes Death – except King Sisyphus. Twice. With the help of Damien the demon, Sisyphus tries again, and Death is determined to have justice. Some say Death’s a bitch, but only when she has to be. But will the price of justice be a broken heart? Expanded edition of previously published ebook
Meilin and the Challenger
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,900. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Futuristic reimagined Grimm's fairy tale Meilin has never believed in fairy tales. Happy ever afters might have happened in the old days – before zombies. But this is 2089. When zombies kidnap her family, Meilin must rescue them. But can she and Will save them from the worst fate of all?
Rock My World
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,210. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Cynthia Winterspoon's husband left her and is suing her for everything. The scandal’s rocked her world, but nothing compared to the shakeup after she meets rock star Rex Reynolds. Rex Reynolds, rock god and general mess, has everything—except love. When a motorcycle accident robs him of his memory, can amnesia help them remember what's most important?
Goddess, Spellbound
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,490. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General
Ancient pyramid tomb doors. Mummified warriors. Artifacts appearing from nowhere. And that’s just Sandy Whitaker’s day job as museum curator. When spells become curses, and the dead return for vengeance, her dream job turns into a living nightmare. Can Iker convince her to save the Hatshepsut’s eternal soul? More importantly, can he help her realize she is a goddess no matter what?
Goddess, Inflamed
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General
Some promises were made to be broken... When your life is hell, visiting the Underworld doesn’t seem much of a leap. Before her birthday, Lily didn’t know a damned thing. She’s about to learn all about The Damned, and find out everything she thought she knew was a lie…
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,210. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
2009 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award semi-finalistAJ Dillon is trouble. His indie band's failed, and Grandpa is the one who'll take him in. Grandpa says real mermaids exist. AJ doesn’t believe – until he meets Cassiopeia. But greedy Chaz threatens to kill them if AJ doesn't go along with his plan to make a fortune with a real mermaid show. Can AJ save Cassie, even if it means losing her?
Ground Rules
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Christmas fantasy romance Luke, newly promoted to Watcher Angel, has been watching one human too closely—Alice. Unfortunately, she’s his latest assignment. Good thing the ground rules forbid getting involved with a human. As they try to restore Christmas cheer to another, Luke brings Alice more than inspiration. reawakens her heart. Can she convince him to break the ground rules and stay?
Romancing the Hero
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Jody Feather’s tired of only writing about romance. Jake Emerson to the rescue... A man claiming to be Jake Emerson is everything Jody imagined her hero to be. Bonus—he brings out her forgotten flirty side, and makes her feel worthy of love again. She stops doubting his story, but does believing in Jake mean she’s lost her sanity? Or will it mean losing him for real?
In the Midnight Hour
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,260. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012 . Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Buried things have a bad habit of resurfacing, often when Josie least wants to deal with them. Will trusting a dead man unleash a legion of vicious spirits upon the earth? Trick or treat never held such deadly consequences. Will Gettysburg become a ghost town for real?
Fever Dreams
Price: Free! Words: 54,680. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
When Diana Taylor changes jobs, she doesn’t expect it to change her life. Meeting Cal opens up a new world of passion. He encourages her to pursue her passion for photography. Her love overwhelms her, blurs the line between reality and dreams. But is it love or obsession?
Design for Life
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Three years earlier, art teacher Mike Hunter criticized Becca Lyndon's work. When he substitutes in Becca’s night class, she’s surprised to see him again. And even more surprised when he invites her out. When her trust in him wavers, she’s determined not to let the design for her life unravel again. She learns that one door might close, but another can open—and lead to unexpected opportunities.
Wilderness Girl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,830. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A EPIC 2011 finalist, Wilderness Girl garnered top ratings from reviewers. Dana wonders why so many people find The Great Outdoors so great until she meets Hank — six feet of tanned muscle, wrapped in a faded black T-shirt. He invites her to his favorite camping spot and their weekend feels like a fantasy. Will her high-tech lifestyle clash with his low-tech one?
Picture This
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
2011 EPIC finalist - Contemporary romantic women's fiction A year ago, Ben Taylor’s kiss left reporter Sydney Welles stranded in Bad Date Hell. Ben Taylor’s life, teetering on ruin, fell apart after kissing Sydney. Both pretend to forget, but neither can. All they do is picture themselves in the other’s arms. Will Sydney still want to once she learns Ben’s secret?
Clio's Choice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,450. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Clio’s honeymoon with Jon is paradise – until they return home, and Jon’s new client, Dion, usurps his time. The more she’s near Dion, the more she forgets who she is. What – and who – she really wants. When Jon disappears, she learns Dion’s true identity, and must make the most difficult choice – a decision pending for centuries. Can she stay true to Jon, and to herself?
Soul for Sale
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,630. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Selling your soul high-tech style can still have catastrophic consequences.
Writing Off the Past
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Krista’s perfect happiness bubble bursts when Ethan tells her goodbye, but setting her emotions on paper helps her redefine herself – with Todd’s help. When Ethan comes back, wanting his share of book profits, Krista’s finally ready to take a chance with Todd – but is it too late?
The Duende and the Muse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Melinda the Muse is frustrated with her student. He isn't writing much these days. At the annual MuseFest, held in a fantastically colorful cloud, she hopes to get new ideas to inspire him. When Devon the duende shows up, is he there to steal her student, or her heart?
Seventh Heaven
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical » General
Lilah’s hungup on James. But he’s had his ticket punched for Vietnam. Lilah makes him a lucky leather-string choker using a silver ankh--the Egyptian symbol of eternity. James is skeptical about its lucky charms, but warms to her again. He comes home from Vietnam changed, in more ways than one. Can Lilah show him that her love is all the luck he needs?
Going with Gravity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,040. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult
Publicist Allison Morris plans her own life – what’s left of it – around the life of her boss Michelle McCarter, the ex-wife of a famous rock star. At the airport, she meets Wes Hamilton, a six-foot-three sun-bleached blond whose blue eyes and dazzling smile rekindle her fizzled-out sizzle. But can can Allison learn to stop planning and go with gravity?
Price: Free! Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
For Lissa, Halloween will never be the same. Lissa's Halloween party draws more guests than she'd like when she uses an old crystal ball and matching mirror as decorations. A mysterious man in black turns out to be anything but human and Selena is in real jeopardy. Can Lissa help their new neighbor, Rafe, save her friend when all hell literally breaks loose?

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