It may be cold outside, but, baby, it’s getting hot in here.
Ten years ago, Sadie Bower and Ryan Young met on a snowy night on a train to London, two young people still finding their places in the world. Now she’s an international film star, he’s the man behind the scenes holding the boom mic, and they couldn’t be further apart. [...]
He was never part of her plan.
Declan Murphy has just made his big career move, going from little-known European cinema to Hollywood blockbuster awards-bait in the blink of an eye. One actor’s highly public arrest for possession of narcotics is another actor’s lucky break, right? Declan’s eye is on the prize, and no one will keep him from proving to the producers that he’s a consummate industry professional. [...]
The Bourbon Boys Quartet
A word from her lips can bring him to his knees.
Gaspard Toussaint is known throughout 1820 French society as the “molly comte”, a foppish throw pillow of an aristocrat. But his entire life is a twisted mass of secrets and lies as a spy for the Crown. His final covert act will have him fleeing his broken country forever…but before he can escape, he needs the power and safety that only money can provide. And no one has more money than English heiress Claudia Pascale. [...]
She needs to run. He loves the chase.
Esther Beldonne grew up bad—breaking laws and breaking hearts in New Orleans and beyond—but a confidence-scheme-turned-deadly changes everything, and she’s been on the run ever since. Her search for a safe haven leads her to the wild frontier and straight into the arms of her older brother’s best friend…who happens to be holding her arrest warrant. [...]
The town is on fire…and so is their marriage.
July 1866. The wildfires blazing across the Colorado landscape threaten the safety of Red Creek and its residents. Sheriff Delaney Crawford has his hands full trying to save the mining encampment from the encroaching flames and keep the peace between the town’s white settlers and the Cheyenne. But the man behind the badge doesn’t know how to fix the sadness he has noticed lurking in his wife’s beautiful blue eyes. [...]
Shoot first. Ask her name later.
Infamy weighs heavy on Delaney Crawford’s broad shoulders, first as a supposed Confederate turncoat, then as a relentless hunter of Cheyenne dog soldiers. Summoned to the small mining community of Red Creek, the exhausted, embittered Del is doing what he does best—ridding the town of its savage scourge—when one of his bullets misses the mark. [...]
There’s nothing quite like a night at the opera.
Philadelphia, 1859. Caro’s unhappy life as a kept woman changes irrevocably when she meets a rough-and-tumble stagehand in this erotic short story. [...]