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by Rhonda Nelson (Blaze).
No One Needs to Know
Subject: Ranger Eli Weston
Current Status: On leave
Mission: To honor his fallen friend--and protect his secret
Obstacle: His fallen friend's ex, who's off-limits...and off-the-charts sexy!
Ranger Eli Weston always does the right thing--even when it means defying orders. Now he's back in town to help with a memorial in honor of his fallen military buddy. This time it's not just about what's right. It's about ensuring that a secret never comes to light. A secret that only he and his friend's ex-girlfriend know...
Clothing designer Shelby Monroe has always felt an illicit something for Eli. But when the two find themselves working together to ensure the media never discover the truth about the town's fallen hero, temptation unfurls...hot, wicked and irresistible.
How far can they bend the rules before they break?
by Debbi Rawlins (Blaze).
He wants to turn her in--she wants to take him to bed!
The moment wealthy ranch owner Tucker Brennan sees Annie Sheridan's photo on a website, he knows he's finally found the woman who let his brother take the fall in an embezzlement scheme. Now Tucker is on his way to the Safe Haven animal shelter in Montana to find out what really happened...and bring Annie to justice.
With a struggling shelter and no cash, Annie Sheridan has her hands so full that she's almost forgotten why she had to go into hiding. So when the sleek and damnably good-lookin' Tucker shows up offering a donation--and potential nooky action!-- Annie figures things are finally going right.
There are secrets. There are lies. And there's one heck of an attraction. But once they give themselves over to lust, no one needs to know....
by Lori Wilde (Blaze).
The Mighty Quinns: Jack
Billionaire Gibb Martin loves risk almost as much as he loves a well-made suit. But when his business partner and longtime friend suddenly bails on a major venture to get married...well, that's one risk Gibb isn't willing to take. Now he just needs to charter a plane to Florida so he can stop the wedding--fast!
Normally, bombshell pilot Sophia Cruz would have told Slick City Boy exactly where to go. Unfortunately, she really needs cash--even if it does come from an overprivileged guy with a very fine backside. But then disaster strikes midair, and Sophia is forced to crash-land the plane....
Now they're alone on a stunning deserted island--and surrounded by temptation. And this is one collision they won't be able to walk away from!
by Kate Hoffmann (Blaze).
When Summer Comes
A forbidden fling...
Jack Quinn has always been his widowed mother's fiercest protector. So, when his mom decides to reunite with her childhood sweetheart all the way out in California, there's no question--Jack's going with her, and to hell with the consequences....
Mia McMahon isn't exactly thrilled about her wealthy father dating a woman from his past. She smells a gold digger. But once she meets Jack, she forgets all about getting his mother out of the picture--and focuses on getting him into bed!
The attraction between Mia and Jack is intense, irresistible...and breaks every rule in the book. Then again, everyone knows that the most delicious affairs are the forbidden ones....
by Brenda Novak (Mira).
One day, Callie Vanetta receives devastating news...
She needs a liver transplant. But her doctors warn that, in her case, the chances of finding a compatible donor aren't good.
Determined to spend whatever time she has left on her own terms, she keeps the diagnosis to herself and moves out to her late grandparents' farm. She's always wanted to live there. But the farm hasn't been worked in years and she begins to fear she can't manage it, that she'll have to return to town.
One night, a stranger comes knocking at her door...
He's an attractive and mysterious drifter by the name of Levi McCloud, and he offers to trade work for a few nights' shelter. Callie figures she doesn't have anything to lose. He needs a place to stay until he can fix his motorcycle; she needs an extra pair of hands. The arrangement seems ideal until what was supposed to be temporary starts to look more and more permanent. Then she realizes she does have something to lose--her heart. And, although he doesn't yet know it, Levi stands to lose even more.