Blood Ties Books In Publication Order
- One Last Kiss (2021)
- The Last Goodnight (2021)
- The Last Mile (2022)
BOSS, Inc. Books In Publication Order
- Into the Fury (2016)
- Into the Whirlwind (2016)
- Into the Firestorm (2017)
Bride’s Trilogy Books In Publication Order
- Royal’s Bride (2009)
- Reese’s Bride (2009)
- Rule’s Bride (2010)
Brodies Of Alaska Books In Publication Order
- Against the Heart (2013)
- Against the Wild (2014)
- Against the Sky (2015)
- Against the Tide (2015)
Clayton Books In Publication Order
- Wicked Promise (1998)
- Perfect Sin (2000)
Dreyerville, Michigan Books In Publication Order
- The Christmas Clock (2009)
- A Song for My Mother (2011)
Garrick Books In Publication Order
- Gypsy Lord (1992)
- Sweet Vengeance (1993)
- Devil’s Prize (1995)
Heartless/Fire Trilogy Books In Publication Order
- Heartless (2001)
- The Fire Inside (2002)
- Fanning the Flame (2002)
Heart Trilogy Books In Publication Order
- Heart of Honor (2006)
- Heart of Fire (2007)
- Heart of Courage (2008)
Kingsland Books In Publication Order
- Innocence Undone (1997)
- Dangerous Passions (1998)
Litchfield Books In Publication Order
- Nothing But Velvet (1997)
- Silk and Steel (2004)
Maximum Security Books In Publication Order
- Wait Until Dark (2018)
- After the Sunrise (2018)
- The Conspiracy / Until Midnight (2019)
- Shadows at Dawn (2019)
- The Deception (2019)
- Before Nightfall (2020)
- The Ultimate Betrayal / The Betrayal (2020)
- Come Midnight (2021)
- The Perfect Murder (2021)
Necklace Trilogy Books In Publication Order
- The Bride’s Necklace (2005)
- The Devil’s Necklace (2005)
- The Handmaiden’s Necklace (2006)
Paranormal I Books In Publication Order
- The Silent Rose (1994)
- The Dream (1995)
- The Secret (2001)
Paranormal II Books In Publication Order
- Scent of Roses (By:) (2006)
- The Summit (2007)
- Season of Strangers (2008)
Raines Of Wind Canyon Books In Publication Order
- Against the Wind (2010)
- Against the Fire (2011)
- Against the Law (2011)
- Against the Storm (2011)
- Against the Night (2012)
- Against the Sun (2012)
- Against the Odds (2012)
- Against the Edge (2013)
- Against the Mark (2013)
Sinclair Sisters Trilogy Books In Publication Order
- Midnight Sun (2003)
- Desert Heat (2004)
- Deep Blue (2005)
Southern Books In Publication Order
- Creole Fires (1992)
- Savannah Heat (1992)
- Natchez Flame (1994)
Texas Trilogy Books In Publication Order
- Beyond Reason (2017)
- Beyond Danger (2018)
- Beyond Control (2018)
Standalone Novels In Publication Order
- Magnificent Passage (1988)
- Dueling Hearts (1989)
- Tin Angel (With: L.J. Martin) (1989)
- Captain’s Bride (1990)
- Lover’s Gold (1991)
- Bold Angel (1994)
- Midnight Rider (1996)
- Night Secrets (1999)
- Hot Rain (2002)
- Secret Ways (2003)
Short Stories/Novellas In Publication Order
- Christmas Angel (2013)
- Outlaw Ghost (2019)
Anthologies In Publication Order
- \’Tis the Season (1999)
- Embrace (2012)
- The Haunted West, Vol. 1 (2018)
- Pivot (2020)
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Kat Martin Books Overview
Though he is a tilted nobleman, Royal Dewar is singularly unlucky forced to choose between his soul mate and his salvation. After years abroad, Royal has returned to Bransford Castle to find his father dying and the family treasury nearly empty. Then the old duke wrests a final promise from his guilt ridden son: that Royal will marry heiress Jocelyn Caulfield and restore the estate to its former glory. However, it is not his fianc e who quickens Royal’s pulse, but rather her beautiful cousin Lily Moran. Penniless Lily knows that nothing can come of their undeniable attraction but there is a way she can help Royal. Enlisting some questionable characters from her past, Lily concocts an elaborate ruse to recover some of the Bransford fortune from a notorious confidence artist. As the dangerous scheme unfolds, Lily and Royal are thrown together in pursuit of the very thing money that keeps them apart .
Wounded in battle, Major Reese Dewar returns to England but his injuries are nothing compared to his shattered heartYears ago, love struck Reese departed his home at Briarwood with a promise from raven haired Elizabeth Clemens that she would make a life with him upon his return. But mere months later, she married the Earl of Aldridge, attaining wealth and status Reese could never match. Memories of that betrayal make his homecoming far more bitter than sweet. Seeing Elizabeth on his doorstep dressed in widow’s garb twists the knife even deeper. But fear for her young son’s safety has overcome her pride: she begs Reese for protection from those who would see the boy dead to possess his fortune. He agrees to an uneasy alliance, sensing Elizabeth still harbors deep secrets and Reese knows that he’s placing himself in danger of losing his heart all over again.
Unrepentant rake Rule Dewar is living the good life when a most surprising event occurs he falls in love with his wife. After their strategic ‘marriage of commerce’ three years ago, Rule quite forgot about Violet Griffin, the teenage heiress to a Boston manufacturing fortune. He simply spoke his vows, took over her father’s business and returned to England to resume his usual pursuits: high priced wine, high stakes gambling and highborn women. Yet when Violet, now a sophisticated woman, unexpectedly appears at Rule’s London town house, husbandly duties no longer seem so odious he can’t wait to take his stunning bride to their marriage bed. Violet, however, is not so easily led: she has her own ideas and is seeking an annulment to marry another. But as Rule attempts to win her over, someone else is determined to frame him for murder and keep him out of the way for good .
PERFECT PLANHe was the ultimate rake. But Randall Clayton, 7th Duke of Beldon, harbors a hidden motive for seducing the fiery haired, passionate Caitlin Harmon. Rand is on a mission to find a murderer…
and it’s leading straight to Caitlin’s father. PERFECT SEDUCTIONShe was the ultimate temptation. Cait Harmon, the feisty, intellectual daughter of an American adventurer, is certain she will never fall in love. But one dance with the powerful, compelling Duke of Beldon and Cait’s heart is lost forever. Perfect SinTheirs was the ultimate love. They were the talk of London, until passion and betrayal tore them apart. Now Rand must embark on the quest of a lifetime: proving to Caitlin that love is the most powerful treasure of all. AUTHORBIO: Award winning, bestselling author KAT MARTIN currently resides in Missoula, Montana, and loves history, travel and snow skiing. Over six million of her books are in print and she is published in a dozen foreign countries.
Sylvia Winters just found a job and an apartment in her hometown of Dreyerville, Michigan, but she is hesitant to return. Eight years ago, she jilted her fianc , Joe Dixon, telling him that she was moving to Chicago because small town living was not for her. But she was lying. Syl was headed to Chicago to be treated for cervical cancer. Sadly, Joe never knew the real reason she left him. Confused and distraught, he turned to drinking to heal the pain, until he accidentally killed a man and served years in jail. Now Syl and Joe are both back in town, but it will take a miracle to bring them back into each other’s arms. Also in town is Lottie Sparks and her grandson, Teddy. Ever since Lottie s daughter was killed in a drunk driving accident, Lottie s been in charge of Teddy. He appreciates her love more than she knows, so much so that the industrious eight year old hits up Joe s auto body shop, so he can save enough money by Christmas to buy his grandmother a Victorian clock she adores one that vividly reminds her of her childhood, even as the rest of her memories are slipping away with the onset of advanced Alzheimer s. As spring turns to summer and summer to fall, matters in the Sparks household take a turn for the worse. And with winter approaching, will a little hope and a big dose of Christmas magic be enough to make everything all right again?
He was Dominic Edgemont, Lord Nightwyck, heir to the Marquis of Gravenwold. But he was also a dark eyed, half gypsy bast*ard…
When tall, handsome Dominic sees one of his Romany band whipping a beautiful, flame haired captive, he never dreams she is a pampered heiress stolen fro the English court. To have her, he will pay a king’s ransom and make himself her lord. Lovely Catrina forbids Dominic her bed, but her fiery temper is no match for his cool determination to take her as his lover. Still, she will not be passion’s slave forever. She and her Gypsy Lord will meet again in a glittering London setting, far from the rustic tent they shared. Will her desire for revenge overwhelm her natural urge to love?
A woman driven by the fires of vengeance…
a man consumed by the flames of desire…
a passion as dangerous as it is irresistible…
With her cascading raven curls and sleek, sinewy curves, Jocelyn Asbury was a woman any man would want. And Rayne Garrick, 4th Viscount Stoneleigh, wanted Jocelyn…
in his arms, and in his bed. He’d found her among a ragtag band of scamps and cutthroats, and saved her from a fate worse than death. But even as she yielded to him with a blazing hunger that matched his, she would soon betray him…
in a night of shocking violence that would plunge them both into a world of treachery, danger, and all consuming passion. From the teeming slums of London to its scandalous salons and dazzling ballrooms, from a vast estate on Hampstead Heath to the stone walls of Newgate Prison and a magnificent plantation on the shores of Jamaica, her is Kat Martin’s most thrilling, sensual tale yet!
The Played For High Stakes–Passion, Honor, And Revenge…
Damien, Lord Falon, made his ruthless proposal to Alexa Garrick at a gaming table where he’d cheated the exquisite young heiress out of a fortune–one night with him would discharge her debt. Yet, as claimed his prize, the handsome earl fought a craving for more than Alexa’s body.. and when a twist of fate turned seduction into matrimony, rapture and rage warred within him. How could he love the woman whose flirtation had destroyed his brother?
Alexa knew of Damien’s French blood, scandalous liaisons, and the whispers that branded his a smuggler. Though she was playing with fire, the dark, devilish earl’s hungry embrace plucked at her heartstrings with a haunting song of desire. But was Damien spinning a web of deceit and treason, as he brought her to his surfswept castle?
From London’s glitter to the dangerous decadence of Napoleon’s Paris, Kat Martin will dazzle you with her riches, most sensuous romance ever!
To escape her life of poverty as a tenant farmer’s daughter, Ariel Summers made a bargain with the devil she would become the Earl of Greville’s mistress in exchange for the schooling and refinements of a lady. But she couldn’t foresee the earl’s untimely death, or her own disturbing attraction to his bast*ard son and heir, Justin Ross. Justin Ross never meant to demand payment from the tempting young woman his father had so callously planned to ruin. But her innocent allure provoked his ruthless nature, and he vowed he would have her in his bed. Seduction was his plan, but Justin never suspected Ariel’s innocent passion would awaken emotions he had long believed dead. Now mistrust and betrayal threaten the fragile happiness the two of them have found, and Justin must convince Ariel he isn’t the Heartless man she believes. And he will risk his very life to prove his love. AUTHORBIO: Award winning, bestselling author KAT MARTIN currently resides in Missoula, Montana, and loves history, travel, and snow skiing. More than six million copies of her books are in print and she is published in a dozen foreign countries.
Bestselling author Kat Martin takes you into the glittering ballrooms and candlelit boudoirs of Regency era England in a novel of seduction and secrets, and breathtaking romance. Kassandra ‘Kitt’ Wentworth was no ordinary young woman. Headstrong and rebellious, this daughter of a viscount had no intention of obeying her father, submitting to a husband…
or falling in love. But she never thought a man like Clayton Harcourt would pursue her. As the bast*ard son of a wealthy duke, Clay was no stranger to scandal. Taking a wife was not his plan, but Kitt’s wild spirit drew him like a flame in the darkness, and the gossip swirling around her awakened a desire to tame and protect her. When Clay lays a trap for marriage, Kitt can’t help but surrender to the passion he stirs within her. But will a secret from her past keep her from trusting her heart to the magnificent rogue who arouses her most burning desires? The Fire Inside Bestselling author Kat Martin takes you into the glittering ballrooms and candlelit boudoirs of Regency era England in a novel of seduction and secrets, and breathtaking romance.
BESTSELLING AUTHOR KAT MARTIN TURNS UP THE HEAT IN A SEXY NEW REGENCY ERA ROMANCE FILLED WITH INTRIGUE The London ton is abuzz with the latest scandal. Jillian Whitney, well born but penniless, has been living under the roof of a wealthy nobleman old enough to be her father. When Adam Hawthorne, the mysterious Earl of Blackwood, meets the lovely rebel, he’s intrigued enough to want to lure her into changing protectors. Suddenly, Jillian’s beloved guardian is murdered, and she is the only suspect. Forced to flee, she falls into the arms of the earl, who offers refuge from the law but no escape from an intoxicating passion. Although Jillian swiftly loses her heart, she knows that the eligible earl would never marry a woman tainted by scandal. But is Jillian underestimating the strength and depth of a man’s passion?
Krista Hart, publisher of the weekly London ladies’ gazette Heart to Heart, is not afraid to speak her mind. Even on such unpopular issues as social reform risking her reputation and her very safety Krista will not be intimidated, although she knows full well she is the target of angry opposition for her outspoken views. When she encounters a powerful Viking descendant imprisoned as a local sideshow attraction, Krista angrily demands his release. Although she tells herself that freeing Leif Draugr is simply the right thing to do, she can’t deny being attracted to the fierce Nordic chieftain, especially after her father transforms him into a ‘proper’ English gentleman. But as anonymous threats against Krista become more and more aggressive, it is Leif who must face the unseen enemies desperate to silence her, even as they push her closer into the embrace of a warrior prepared to do whatever it takes to make her his.
As a viscount’s daughter, vivacious Coralee Whitmore is perfectly placed to write about London’s elite in the outspoken ladies’ gazette, Heart to Heart. But beneath her fashionable exterior beats the heart of a serious journalist. So when her sister’s death is dismissed as suicide, Corrie vows to uncover the truth, suspecting the notorious Earl of Tremaine was Laurel’s lover and the father of her illegitimate child. Corrie infiltrates Castle Tremaine posing as a wide eyed country relation whose charming figure and reduced circumstances make her irresistible to the confirmed scoundrel. But Corrie finds the earl is not all he seems nor is she immune to his charms, however much she despises his caddish ways. Far from a society column, Corrie’s life soon reads more like one of Mr. Dickens’s serials. But the danger of her ruse is hardly fictional: someone is bent on ensuring Corrie’s questions go unanswered and unasked.
Under the pert pen name ‘Lady Smart,’ opinionated Lindsey Graham crusades for social change among London’s elite, writing for the ladies’ gazette Heart to Heart. But Lindsey’s greatest campaign begins when her brother Rudy, a notorious rake, is accused of murdering a string of prostitutes. Her confidence in his innocence is bolstered when an anonymous letter arrives naming Viscount Merrick as the killer. Lindsey launches her own investigation into the gentleman’s questionable pursuits, a risky venture that earns her an unwelcome bodyguard Thor Draugr. At first, Lindsey refuses the protection of her employer’s brother in law. They are like oil and water, yet she can barely conceal her attraction to the rugged Norseman. But an attempt on her life reveals not only the lengths that someone will go to in order to prevent her interference in the viscount’s sordid affairs, but that she can no longer deny that she desires the warrior by her side.
Jessica Fox wasn’t always the beautiful, composed young woman who is the toast of the London ton. Born in poverty, Jessica wandered the streets until fate found her a guardian in the aging Marquess of Belmore. Now, it is fate she tempts with her longing for the Marquess’s son, the arrogant and handsome Captain Mathew Seaton.
Upon his return from the sea, Matthew is forced to confront the sensuous beauty he believes has set her sights on the Belmore title. Though his mind tells him to beware, his blood boils with thoughts of luring her into his bed. To win his love, Jessica will do anything. But when desire flames and the dark shadow of her childhood lengthens, she risks everything she has dreamed of in a dangerous dance of denial.
Let bestselling author Kat Martin sweep you away from Society’s grand ballrooms to the perilous battlefields of the Napoleonic War in a magnificent story of love, betrayal, and trust regained. When Elissa Tauber learns of her beloved brother’s murder and that her native homeland is threatened, she is determined to expose the traitor. Posing as a recently widowed countess, she moves through the glittering world of the court, willing to barter even her lovely body if she must. More than one man poses a threat, but it is the tall, imposing Lord Wolvermont, Colonel Adrian Kingsland, who endangers her heart. Even as she suspects he might be the spy called the Falcon, she longs for his touch. When fate takes a hand, Elissa must decide whether to betray her mission or lose the man she loves.
From the depths of an English forest to glittering ballrooms to the scaffold’s dark shadow, ride the path of temptation with Kat Martin…
Lovely Velvet Moran has renounced all thoughts of love. To save her family from ruin, she will wed the hard faced Duke of Carlyle. But instead of becoming a nobleman’s bride, Velvet finds herself a notorious highwayman’s prize her resolve to escape his forest lair warring with the wicked heat sparked by his caresses. Falsely branded a murderer, Jason Sinclair has secretly returned to clear his name and stop the wedding that would deny him his stolen dukedom. In an outlaw masquerade, he’ll kidnap this sensuous minx and detain her as long as is necessary. But can he bridle the surge of passion that has captured his soul…
and could imperil them both?
She could take his name, Lady Kathryn Grayson is a gently bred noblewoman with a privileged future ahead of her.. until her greedy uncle decides to steal her fortune by committing her to an insane asylum. Her only escape is to stow away in the carriage of Lucien Montaine, Marquess of Litchfield, who hears her story with disbelief and suspicion. Yet Kathryn’s instincts tell her Lord Litchfield is a man of honor and her only salvation. Desperate to save herself, she attempts to seduce him and forces him into marriage. But she couldn’t take his heart. The moment Lucien encounters the ragged, hungry waif with the dignity of a queen, he fights against wanting her. Though captivated by her intellect, strong will, and beauty, he will never love the woman who has deceived him. Or so he thought…
Though their battle of wills grows stronger every day, desire threatens to overpower his fury. Can this maddening woman who is now his bride melt his heart of steel? Or will her silken touch only strengthen his vow never to fall prey to the dangers of love?
Is her heart pure enough to survive the necklace’s curse?
Knowing that she alone can protect her sister from the Baron Harwood, their lecherous stepfather, Victoria Temple Whiting snatches the family’s heirloom necklace, believed to hold the power to bring great happiness or terrible tragedy, to pay for their escape to London. Terrified that the baron will find them, Victoria poses as Tory Temple and finds employment as a servant in the household of handsome Cordell Devlin, the scandalous Earl of Brant.
The sisters’ arrival couldn’t have been more welcome. In need of a new mistress, Cord turns to Tory, whose wit and intellect intrigue him. But when the baron discovers the girls’ whereabouts, Cord learns Tory’s secret her noble birth. Furious that he has compromised the daughter of a peer, Cord must decide marry Tory and keep her safe, or allow his stubborn pride to deny his heart.
The necklace promised great happiness or great tragedy and nobody could elude its power…
To British privateer Ethan Sharpe, Grace Chastain was nothing but a pawn for vengeance against Harmon Jeffries, the traitor responsible for his brutal years in prison. Believing Grace to be Jeffries’ mistress, he plans to humiliate his enemy by seducing her. Grace fears her priceless heirloom necklace has begun to live up to its curse when Captain Sharpe makes her his prisoner aboard his schooner. Defiantly she resists his coarse advances, and suspects there is more to this complex sea captain than his brooding anger and silent accusations. But Ethan quickly realizes that she is not the wicked woman he imagined her to be. Grace is as headstrong as she is lovely, and the battle of wills that ensues weakens his resolve. Now Ethan must decide: can he settle the demons of his past and follow the destiny his heart commands?
Can a necklace hold the power to right a love gone wrong? Five years ago Rafael, Duke of Sheffield, believed he was betrayed by the woman he loved and the pain haunts him still. When Rafe discovers that he was cruelly tricked, and that Danielle Duval was never unfaithful, he’s desperate to win her back. But Dani is already on a steamer bound for America to marry another man. Impulsively, Rafe follows her and, trapping her in a compromising situation, quickly makes her his wife. Promising her that with time he can prove his love and win her trust, Rafe presents her with a stunning necklace rumored to hold great power. As much as Dani wants to believe it can right the wrongs of the past, she fears there is one truth it cannot conceal, a truth that could cost her this second chance with Rafe, the only man she has ever loved…
While Genny Austin recovers from the trauma of seeing her husband murdered outside their Santa Barbara condo, she experiences recurring nightmares with strange, primitive undertones. Symbolic meaning and past life regression lead Genny to sleep specialists and doctors. When a drunken gang attempts to rape her, Jack Brennan steps in like a guardian angel to prevent this violation. He still grieves for his wife and can relate to Genny’s pain. As this complicated story progresses, The Dreams persist whenever sleep overtakes her. Digressions into frightening past centuries bring back memories that convince Genny of her own reincarnation. An excellent book for lovers of the paranormal genre and another talented, well executed delivery by Martin.
Elizabeth doesn’t believe in ghosts. But this time she has no choice. Family counselor Elizabeth Conner isn’t sure what to think when Maria Santiago comes to her for help. Pregnant and terrified, Maria claims to be visited each night by the ghost of a little girl, warning her to flee. Her husband, Miguel, a migrant worker at Harcourt Farms in the San Joaquin Valley, dismisses her fears as hormonal changes. Sympathetic to the young woman, Elizabeth agrees to help by contacting Miguel’s employers, who own the cottage where the young couple lives. Elizabeth immediately picks up on the deep enmity between the two Harcourt brothers: Carson, the handsome scion running the estate for his incapacitated father, and Zack, the rebellious black sheep. While Carson is more interested in Elizabeth than in her concerns, Zack grudgingly agrees to help her look into the history of the house. But even as unexpected desire draws them together, Elizabeth and Zack feel something dark and disturbing at the house. And when the cloying scent and lingering chill of pure evil surround her, Elizabeth knows something terrible has happened here before, something that has its roots in murder.
Autumn Sommers knows the danger of ignoring such powerful omens. Twelve years earlier, she could have prevented a tragic accident if only she had acted on those horrible nightmares. This time, she knows what she has to do. Her research into local missing persons suggests that the girl in Autumn’s dreams could be Molly, the daughter of businessman Ben McKenzie. Still emotionally shattered from his loss and unwilling to trust this stranger, Ben is angered rather than relieved to hear her theory that Molly is still alive. Certain that she may be the girl’s only chance, Autumn persists, until Ben grudgingly agrees to explore this tiny, if improbable, shred of hope. As Autumn’s dreams become more and more vivid, she and Ben pursue their leads leads that point to more murders, and to the only person in control of whether they live or die.
Dedicated, driven real estate agent Julie Ferris is enjoying a day at the beach with her sister Laura when a strange, almost undetectable charge fills the air. Then, under the hot Malibu sun, time stops altogether. Neither sister can explain their ‘lost day’ nor the blinding headaches and horrific nightmares that follow but Julie chalks it up to the stress she’s been under since her boss’s son took over Donovan Real Estate. Patrick Donovan would be a real catch if not for his notorious playboy lifestyle and matching attitude. But when a cocaine fueled heart attack nearly kills him, Patrick makes an astonishingly fast and peculiar recovery. Julie barely recognizes the newly sober Patrick as the same man she once struggled to resist. Maybe it’s the strange beach experience fueling her paranoia, but she can’t help sensing something just isn’t right. As Julie’s feelings for Patrick intensify, she’s about to discover how that day at the beach links her newfound happiness with her wildest suspicions.
They were known as the ‘no account Raines boys’ but they’ve grown into successful, honorable men and everything they have, they’ve fought for tooth and nail. Now each of the three brothers has one last obstacle to overcome to claim what’s eluding them: love. Secrets don’t stay buried long in cattle country. Sarah Allen, the beautiful girl who humiliated Jackson Raines in high school, is back in town. Not so long ago, she couldn’t wait to leave Wind Canyon, Wyoming, in her dust. But, recently widowed, she has nowhere else to go and finds herself on Jackson’s ranch. And despite everything, Jackson’s finding himself reluctant to get rid of her. Sarah brings her own kind of trouble, and he can’t resist trouble. Enemies of her dead husband show up making threats, thinking she has something they’re owed. They’re not taking no for an answer, but what they will take is the one thing she has left her daughter. Jackson’s the only one who might be able to save little Holly and bring her home.
You can’t fight what you can’t see. And Gabriel Raines can’t be sure just who’s setting the fires in his new real estate development. When two fires hit back to back, he knows it’s personal, but any number of competitors or ex employees could be the arsonist. The police suspect Angel Ramirez, a local teen who’s been in trouble before. But Mattie Baker, a volunteer at the Family Abuse center, just can’t believe the kid she’s been working with would go back to his delinquent ways. Determined to convince Gabe that she’s right, Mattie must get close to him and find out who’s putting their neighborhood in jeopardy. And just as the arsonist’s flames continue to burn, they find a heat developing between them. It might just turn into a full fledged fire if they can survive long enough.
At thirty two Dev is ‘mostly retired’ from Raines Investigations, content to run operations from his sprawling Arizona home. But Dev has never been able to say no to a beautiful woman, so when Lark Delaney comes to him for help, the former U.S. Army Ranger from Wind Canyon gets back in the game. Lark is sexy, successful and dedicated to tracking down the baby girl her sister gave up for adoption. It should be a straightforward case, but it’s not long before Dev uncovers a shady adoption ring and worse the child’s parents have been murdered and the little girl has been taken. As the case grows dangerous and Lark needs him more than ever, Dev can’t ignore his growing attraction for her. He also can’t trust his judgment with women or the emotions he’s long since buried. But there’s a chance, if he gets this right and saves Lark’s niece, that he’ll end up saving himself, too.
A New York Times Bestselling Author Patience Sinclair is leaving Boston University for the wide, open spaces of Texas and a chance to stop looking over her shoulder at every turn. Traveling with the Circle C Rodeo, she’ll finish her dissertation on the American West while hiding in plain sight. Then the champion rider makes it clear that he’s watching her…
and likes what he sees. But if there’s anything Patience understands with chilling clarity, it’s what it costs to fall for the wrong man.
For reporter Hope Sinclair, writing about the recovery of a sunken Spanish treasure off Pleasure Island should be her big chance. But Hope can’t help feeling that she’s been hand picked for this job for all the wrong reasons. Someone wants Hope out of New York and off the story that could blow a corruption case wide open. If they think sending her to paradise will shut her up, they’ve got another thing coming. Hope’s subject, treasure hunter Conner Reese, isn’t happy to have her along for the ride. He doesn’t need the publicity, nor does he want an incredibly tempting redhead on board, driving his crew and himself to distraction. But there’s something else, too. As a former Navy SEAL, Conner can sense extreme danger, and danger is following Hope Sinclair very, very closely…
Now, in the deceptively serene beauty of a sultry Caribbean paradise, Hope and Conner are moving ever closer to finding a priceless Incan relic, and diving deeper into waters more treacherous than they could possibly imagine…
The Louisiana sun beat mercilessly n Nicole St. Claire just as fate, too, had been merciless. The once wealthy, flirtatious belle stood on the auction block to be sold as a servant. Her sensual figure disguised, her glorious titian hair disheveled, she looked like a waif, but she was all woman, trembling when she recognized the highest bidder idol of her childhood dreams, the owner of plantation Belle Chene.
A man of blazing passion, Alex du Villier bought the girl out of pity, but her aqua eyes stirred his soul and her body ignited his blood. She would be the perfect mistress to make him forget his coming marriage to a cold, haughty heiress. Now he intended to teach this innocent beauty that although he had purchased her freedom, he could steal her heart.
An affair of burning desires…
. Under a Creole moon their passion became a wildfire neither could control, driving them to heart wrenching choices of silken sin…
or freedom and love.
From the Paperback edition.
Despite her disguise as Silver Jones, tavern maid, Lady Selena Hardwich Jones was captured by bounty hunters combing the Georgia cost for the runaway with hair pale as spun silver and eyes like soft brown velvet. Forced onto a ship headed for her home in the West Indies, Silver vowed to make her break for freedom. But in the vessel’s brash owner she found a will to match her own. Major Morgan Trask was determined to deliver his lovely human cargo safely to the aristocrat he had long admired. Was the ship’s dashing captain Silver’s stern captor or her gallant protector? Tormented by doubts, tantalized by desire, Silver’s emotions were in turmoil. For a secret shame kept her from telling Morgan. Trask the real reason for her flight, all the while fearing and yearning to trust him. As they sailed into treacherous waters, their very lives in peril, Silver and Morgan could no longer deny their hunger for each other…
as they surrendered to a passion that burned hotter than the Savannah Heat.
A woman of courage and honor. She sold everything she owned to go west and marry a powerful land baron she d never seen. But Priscilla Wills hadn t counted on the gunfight or the gun fighter who would change her life: the tall, broad shouldered man who killed her guardian in self defense. Reluctantly he agreed to take her through the dangerous Texas back country to her fianc ‘s ranch. She hadn t planned on a journey that would take her into a stranger’s soul as he delivered her into another man s waiting arms.A man who lived by the gun. He was an outlaw yet Brendan Trask unleashed in the prim and proper Priscilla a fiery passion that matched his own. But a man running for his life couldn t afford a woman who hungered for the security that only her wealthy fianc could provide. From the Paperback edition.
Jessica Taggart had come West seeking adventure, and no hard-drinking, easy-living rogue like Jake Weston was going to stop her from finding it — even if it meant being his partner in the Tin Angel, the most notorious brothel on the Barbary Coast. Even if she had to resist his sensual seduction. Jack had no intention of sharing the Tin Angel with a know-it-all female from Boston. But Jessica’s spirited independence and irresistible beauty made him swear off other women. So when Jessica is first shipwrecked, then kidnapped and almost killed, Jake vows to do whatever is necessary to keep her safe…
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They were enemies in a divided land…
Saxon beauty Caryn of Ivesham longed to escape the chill gray cloisters of the convent to which she’d fled but not in marriage to the towering, feared Raolfe de Gere, the Norman knight they called Ral the Relentless. Even though he had once saved her from a fate worse than death, she could not forget he’d raised the grim battlements of Braxton, keep on her dead father’s lands or that his men had dishonored her sister. If she wed him to bring peace to her people, he would have to lay siege to her bed. But their destiny was more powerful than the clash of swords. The darkly handsome warlord’s blood coursed with desire for Caryn’s burnished crimson lips, and his passion would not be denied. But in the wild ecstasy they shared. Ral feared more than his heart was in danger. Could his rebellious bride be a traitor deadlier than the wolves and brigands prowling deep in English forests?A magnificent tale of intrigue, vengeance and soul searing love, Kat Martin’s newest romance is her most irresistible to date!
She was his captive. He was the one man she was forbidden to have…
As soon as the tall, handsome Spaniard leaned down from his stallion to offer her a rose, Caralee McConnell know California held danger. But all too quickly she was forced to deny the heat Ramon de la Guerra had sparked. Determined to please her uncle who had saved her from poverty, she must resign herself to marrying a man he has chosen for her…
and ignore what is in her heart. Behind Ramon de la Guerra’s dark eyes throbbed the memory of his lands, stolen by the beautiful Americana’s uncle. He had sworn to reclaim them riding by night as the ruthless outlaw, El Dragon. In a moment of rage and revenge, he stole Caralee away to his mountain lair…
but there, in a passion as sweet as California wine, he would reveal a secret that could cost him his life and his heart’s freedom.
No one sets fire to the page like New York Times bestselling author Kat Martin, who takes readers into the opulent world of Regency era England with novels that shimmer with passion and linger in the heart long after the last page is turned. Vermillion Lee Durant is well versed in the art of seduction and determined to remain loyal to the destiny she was born to fulfill. But to Captain Caleb Tanner, a British officer hunting a spy who has been leaking information to the French, she may be more than the flirtatious young woman she seems. Assigned to uncover the truth about Vermillion and her aunt, Caleb poses as a groom at the Durant racing stables and fights an attraction to Vermillion that may cloud his judgment and threaten his heart. Both captivated and annoyed by the handsome, arrogant groom, Vermillion vows to resist him knowing she must choose allegiance to her family over the desires Caleb has awakened. But passion and truth cannot always be denied, even for two lovers who are masters at keeping secrets.