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Curves And Contracts: At His Mercy (Part One) (A BBW Billionaire BDSM Erotic Romance Novelette) by Bethany Rousseau Curves And Contracts: At His Mercy (Part One) (A BBW Billionaire BDSM Erotic Romance Novelette) by Bethany Rousseau July 22, 2014 17570 words Read a sample
Sexy and curvaceous, Gabrielle Young is comfortable in her own skin; however, this doesn't stop a snivelling interviewer taking an apparent dislike to her. Never one to back down from a fight, Gabrielle won't lose this job so easily! Acting on furious impulse, she stows herself away in an elevator, and rides to the top of the building, aiming to take one of his superiors to task...
Camino al Árbol Negro by Sebastian Sanabria, Sr Camino al Árbol Negro by Sebastian Sanabria, Sr July 21, 2014 3811 words Read a sample
Un camino lleno de confusión y de recuerdos, de atardeceres y de un romance perdido.
Too Scandalous - Book 1 by L L Kipling Too Scandalous - Book 1 by L L Kipling July 21, 2014 20136 words Read a sample
In the steamy, provocative Too Scandalous, Jordyn Ben-Gary is the girl who has it all! A promising career, rich lifestyle and pure independence is all this girl needs to make her happy. That's until she meets Colin Brooks, her best friend's hot fiance.
Avoidables - Serial 1: Episode 4 by Rachel Medhurst Avoidables - Serial 1: Episode 4 by Rachel Medhurst July 21, 2014 5199 words Read a sample
***This is a serialized piece of fiction about Avoidables and Perfects. There are five short episodes to each serial of roughly 20 pages per episode. Released once a week. There will be cliffhangers leading onto the next episode. If you prefer to read longer work, then please wait for the complete serial to become available after all episodes have been released.***
Evenshade (American Heroes Series) by Kathryn Le Veque Evenshade (American Heroes Series) by Kathryn Le Veque July 20, 2014 93871 words Read a sample
Alix Hendry moves her family into Evenshade, linked to the Salem Witch Trials. Her neighbor Cord Trevor takes to Alix immediately. The handsome, hunky fireman has ties to one of the chief accusers in the Trials. He's also a powerful warlock. As Evenshade's dark secrets emerge, this ghostly story of horror, curses, passion, love and witchcraft culminates in the ultimate battle for Evenshade.
Holiday Submission by Marilyn Lakewood Holiday Submission by Marilyn Lakewood July 20, 2014 21307 words Read a sample
Caro Anderson feared two things. The wrong kind of sexual dominant—and never finding the right one. Cruel lessons taught her not to give her heart—but her heart is what Rhys Devlin demands. Together they discover how much is enough, and what they truly need.
Holiday Ties by Elizabeth SaFleur Holiday Ties by Elizabeth SaFleur July 20, 2014 12703 words Read a sample
When Yvette Sava takes a spill on the ice outside of her Washington, D.C hotel, she knows the handsome man that helps her up spells trouble.
Lust4Life by Sean-Paul Thomas Lust4Life by Sean-Paul Thomas July 20, 2014 32501 words Read a sample
If you knew you only had a short time left to live on this planet, really live. What would you do with that precious time? A dark, sexy, black humorous tale of sex, violence, the male psyche, and an unstoppable whirlwind adventure of finding love in the most least likely location.
Summer Girl by James Tyler Summer Girl by James Tyler July 20, 2014 622 words Read a sample
A very short story; and it's all about love and why it happens.
Together Forever by David Blake Together Forever by David Blake July 20, 2014 726 words Read a sample
True love can last a lifetime. A marriage can last even longer. Another of my experiments in flash fiction, this short story is less than 600 words in length.
McCullough Family Romances by Sara Jamieson McCullough Family Romances by Sara Jamieson July 19, 2014 65374 words Read a sample
The stories that Abby McCullough's mother had spun for her about the romances of various members of their family had always been her favorites. When she finally finds herself living out her own such story, it opens the door for her cousins (serious Ian and often stuck in the middle Keely) to find themselves caught up in love stories of their own (if they're willing to take the chance).
The Interview: Office Party #1 by Andie Devaux The Interview: Office Party #1 by Andie Devaux July 19, 2014 7613 words Read a sample
Faith Wilson needs a job--badly. She's willing to do anything she can to secure a position with Lawrence & Associates. But when she's told the job involves satisfying her coworkers and clients in every erotic way the boss deems necessary, she hesitates. But a little time in Mr. Lawrence's office convinces her to throw caution to the wind and give it a shot.
Arise (The Descendant Trilogy prequel) by Theresa M Jones Arise (The Descendant Trilogy prequel) by Theresa M Jones July 19, 2014 34053 words Read a sample
Rick is sent on a mission to bind Allison’s Power, but he got more than he bargained for as her mother, Ann, stole his heart in the process.
L'Inventeur by Christiane-Rita Moodie L'Inventeur by Christiane-Rita Moodie July 19, 2014 2488 words Read a sample
Eloi est un inventeur. Il entre en compétition national, une de ses inventions ésotériques. Cette nouvelle raconte les évènements qui suivent. Il y a aussi une jolie poétesse et un chat don’t Eloi pense qu’il y a ‘chat et chat.’
His Dream Girl: An Angel Outlawed 1 by Natalie Fields His Dream Girl: An Angel Outlawed 1 by Natalie Fields July 19, 2014 23270 words Read a sample
Brennan Trey is an ex-angel turned human. He’s a top notch defense attorney who fights only for the innocents falsely accused of crimes. He is endearing, kind, and gorgeous – the stuff of dreams. But he’s already got a dream girl – the sweet, smart and beautiful Charlotte Rhys who’s got an older, psychotic sister obsessed with Brennan. And they say human life is complicated.
Then Came Alexandra (Southern Love #1) by E. L. Todd Then Came Alexandra (Southern Love #1) by E. L. Todd July 18, 2014 54003 words Read a sample
**This full-length novel is the first in the Southern Love Series THEN CAME ALEXANDRA, THE FIRST BOOK OF THE SOUTHERN LOVE SERIES "You’re everything to me. More than everything." Alexandra… After a horrific accident working as a nurse in the emergency room, Cassandra becomes reclusive to the world around her. Unable to be speak or function, she pushes away her boyfriend, Paul, of two years.
Strangers on a Train (Seduced by the Park Avenue Billionaire: Part 1) by Nelle L'Amour Strangers on a Train (Seduced by the Park Avenue Billionaire: Part 1) by Nelle L'Amour July 18, 2014 24362 words Read a sample
When struggling Sarah Greene meets dashing billionaire, Ari Golden, on a train, her life changes. Impossibly attracted to her, Ari makes Sarah his own personal toy with one caveat: spending the night with him is off limits. Dark secrets stand in the way of a real relationship. As Sarah falls deeper in love with her sexy Trainman, she wonders—can she free him from the demons that have damaged him
Ceremony by Francis W. Porretto Ceremony by Francis W. Porretto July 18, 2014 3731 words Read a sample
Conscience can surprise us...especially in the aftermath of a decision to ignore it. Heavily pregnant single mother-to-be Laura DiGennaro is coping with such a decision and its consequences when she’s “discovered” by a young man of foreign birth, familiar scruples, and a wholly unexpected quality of character.
All These Years In My Heart by Rori O'Keeffe All These Years In My Heart by Rori O'Keeffe July 17, 2014 930 words Read a sample
You don't have to keep your love hidden away forever, I have recently discovered. Someone new to my life has filled my being with all the feelings my heart has been waiting to release, all these lonely years. Like an Adam and Eve, we find ourselves in a world lit by intense meanings that we once held to be improbable. These six poems convey what this mature love means in my life. 652 words.
Cry Wolf: The Hunt by Sophie Avett Cry Wolf: The Hunt by Sophie Avett July 17, 2014 30716 words Read a sample
Luca comes howling back into Peter's life. And this time, the wolf’s not taking no for an answer. This kitsune will prove himself as a hunter. Or die trying.
An Early Winter by Julieanne Lynch An Early Winter by Julieanne Lynch July 17, 2014 8078 words Read a sample
Only the truest of love can overcome the darkness of the Outlands. When one girl finds eternal happiness, another is damned from existence. Can true love really free you from the shackles? Or is temptation a road well travelled?
Flames of Passion by 'Bimbo Ekundayo Flames of Passion by 'Bimbo Ekundayo July 17, 2014 3996 words Read a sample
Passion=fire! When it burns, it can leave behind incalculable loss and ruins. Is it really worth the price Nonma had to pay?. A must read for all lovers and singles.
Sex With Strangers Book One by Amber Rogers Sex With Strangers Book One by Amber Rogers July 16, 2014 17445 words Sample 15%
Four short erotica/romance stories! Just visiting, Snowed In, The Waiter and The Best Friends Favor are all lust-filled stories of complete strangers meeting, hooking up and taking off! They each include sexy, steamy and pure unadulterated sex scenes, so check them out!
For Always Prequel by Janae Mitchell For Always Prequel by Janae Mitchell July 16, 2014 6131 words Read a sample
A prequel to the best-selling FOR ALWAYS series, published by Limitless Publishing.
A Good Little Girl Like You (free preview) by Sage Ardman A Good Little Girl Like You (free preview) by Sage Ardman July 16, 2014 41917 words Read a sample
A romance novel that tells what happens when you combine a surfing billionaire, a globe-trotting businesswoman, and "The Wizard of Oz."
Penelope's Problem by Julia Brandywine Penelope's Problem by Julia Brandywine July 16, 2014 10162 words Read a sample
A carefree, hippy chick in the process of closing her Home Help Agency meets a conservative District Attorney. He needs a home-helper pronto because his mother is being ejected from her retirement home for instigating a food fight. Mix a matchmaking mother, a wild child, and a crystal ball and what do you have? Penelope's problem.
Tell Me Why by Jason Wallace Tell Me Why by Jason Wallace July 16, 2014 571 words Read a sample
You meant more to me Than the ones before. Tell me why. You were no better than them, But I loved you more. Tell me why. I die day by day. Tell me why. I don’t mind That you’re now away. Tell me why. I almost want to love to hate That you’ve been gone for forever, And an eternity longer, I will have to wait. Tell me why.
I'm Yours by Erin Randall I'm Yours by Erin Randall July 15, 2014 37574 words Read a sample
He's hot, flirtatious and has an Irish accent. She's sweet, smart, feisty and sexy. Ian and Kara have been dancing around their attraction to each other for years. When he tries to help out his brother, trouble follows Ian home. Now, Kara's mixed up in one of his brother's messes and it's Ian's job to protect her. He could do a much better job if she weren't such a distraction.
Welcome to Dunvegas by Jody Wallace Welcome to Dunvegas by Jody Wallace July 15, 2014 53275 words Read a sample
Welcome to Dunvegas, an out-of-the-ordinary Las Vegas casino/resort. Catering to a preternatural crowd, Dunvegas hosts the annual ParaPleasures Expo, the largest trade show on Earth dedicated to the pampering and pleasuring of vampires, weres, dragons, Fae, mages, and everything in between. What's your pleasure? Find it in the pages of this anthology.
Chasing the Wind (free preview) by Norma Beishir Chasing the Wind (free preview) by Norma Beishir July 15, 2014 14097 words Read a sample
Who is Connor Mackenzie? Is he the result of an experiment that should never have been undertaken...or is he the prophet foretold by an ancient text discovered in the Sinai wilderness? Around the globe, children are abducted. All of them are between the ages of five and six, all conceived by in vitro fertilization, and all extraordinarily gifted. In the Sinai, archaeologist Lynne Raven searches fo
Tilly and Elmer FlashbackX - Prom Night and Spanish Olives by Gene Clements Tilly and Elmer FlashbackX - Prom Night and Spanish Olives by Gene Clements July 15, 2014 5648 words Read a sample
In the FlashbackX series, Tilly and Elmer, a Midwestern couple in their sixties, reminisce about their awkward but passionate high school romance. In this story, the young lovers look forward to prom night with a mixture of anxiety and anticipation. The prom is fun, but the most romantic, beautiful, sexy, and surprisingly educational, yet worrisome, event happens the following afternoon.
The Arabian Billionaire, Book One: Arabian Seduction by D.C. Chagnon The Arabian Billionaire, Book One: Arabian Seduction by D.C. Chagnon July 14, 2014 10334 words Read a sample
College intern, Josie, couldn't be more disappointed when she's given a desk job instead of exploring the oil fields of El-Safar. Jamal, the owner of the business Josie is interning for finds her unkempt and shameless, but he's inexplicably drawn to her. Witness a competition of strong-willed minds as pressure builds from both sides to make Josie a suitable match for the Arabian billionaire.
Touched by Death - Part 1 of 2 by Dale Mayer Touched by Death - Part 1 of 2 by Dale Mayer July 14, 2014 43572 words Sample 10%
Anthropologist Jade Hansen returns to Haiti to face the demons of her past and finds herself back in the path of danger...and falling in love with a man who's in the middle of it all.
The Carpenter by Libby Schofield The Carpenter by Libby Schofield July 14, 2014 1413 words Read a sample
He married his best friend, and then he married his career. People only knew him by one name: the carpenter.
A Patriot Betrayed by Rosie Banks A Patriot Betrayed by Rosie Banks July 14, 2014 7401 words Sample 20%
After she walks out on George Washington, Elizabeth soon finds herself mistress to another charming general, Benedict Arnold. Although she enjoys the kinky games he plays, Arnold goes too far and Elizabeth is forced to choose between a wealthy future with Benedict Arnold, or an uncertain one with George Washington.
Amy by Deborah A. Price Amy by Deborah A. Price July 14, 2014 83140 words Read a sample
Amy Brannan has no choice but to feel overwhelmed while her life flips upside down. She will need to make choices and take a chance on Kyle. Will she make the right choices in her life to end her nightmare?
#0 Alba- Beauty of the Beast The Mystic Rose Prequel by Kristie Lynn Higgins #0 Alba- Beauty of the Beast The Mystic Rose Prequel by Kristie Lynn Higgins July 14, 2014 1794 words Read a sample
One simple act of love, one devastating betrayal of love... Teaser for Beauty of the Beast #1 Mystic Rose Part A- first book in a fantasy action adventure romance series. Try the first book also. Prequel focuses on Alba as she starts her journey. Beauty Series- 1. Part A- The Flower, The Sword, And The Kiss 2. Part B- A Vow Of Love And The Challenge 3. Part C- Hearts Betrayed And Blood Revealed
Her Secret Millionaire by Cat Schield Her Secret Millionaire by Cat Schield July 13, 2014 14077 words Read a sample
Horse trainer Jaime Burnett is heartbroken when the handsome, down-to-his-last dollar cowboy who swept her off her feet turns out to be millionaire Cody Montgomery. If he can't convince Jaime that he isn’t like all the other rich guys who have treated her badly, Cody's going to lose the one woman who doesn't look at him with dollar signs in her eyes.
Straight from the Heart by Breigh Forstner Straight from the Heart by Breigh Forstner July 13, 2014 68210 words Sample 20%
Bryn Schaefler never expected to be the new lead guitarist in mainstream rock band Everlasting. She is thrown into the world of touring, meeting new people and experiencing new things. She also never expected to be attracted to Cale Pelton, her band mate and lead singer. Their chemistry is undeniable, on stage and off, but Bryn isn't sure she wants to date someone who's come to feel like brother.
Pox by P X Duke Pox by P X Duke July 13, 2014 16995 words Sample 20%
When Russell finally accepts that he has escaped the purging of humanity from the city, he hunkers down in an abandoned house in a suburb far from the city’s center. In the mess left behind, managing for his day-to-day needs occupies every waking hour. When he encounters another human being doing the same, he sets out to discover who it is that is trapped in a situation not dissimilar to his own.
The Chicken Plucker by Darrel Bird The Chicken Plucker by Darrel Bird July 13, 2014 4629 words Read a sample
Sage Kennedy was a 20 year old virgin in New York, until she meets Dylan Dubois, and falls madly in love with him. He takes her back home with him to Louisiana, and her life takes a vastly different turn. ***Please write a review of this short story*** Thanks The author
Complete Joe Bell Box Set by Alan Stanford Complete Joe Bell Box Set by Alan Stanford July 13, 2014 51986 words Sample 10%
Watch Joe Bell grow with each Volume and be active in the choice whether this series should continue, also open to hear from fans on what encounters Joe finds himself up against.. You the reader have the power.............
Bonded by Sara York Bonded by Sara York July 13, 2014 16130 words Read a sample
Every year the MM group on Goodreads does a free read event, Bonded is my submission for 2014 Love's Landscape Event. At the beginning of the event, a story letter is submitted from a reader, asking for a very specific story. This is the letter from Tonnya.
Claimed by the Alpha Dolphins : Book One : 'Bound to the Sea' : a BBW Paranormal Romance by Lyra Fawn Claimed by the Alpha Dolphins : Book One : 'Bound to the Sea' : a BBW Paranormal Romance by Lyra Fawn July 12, 2014 17928 words Read a sample
Two brawny surfers from a foreign realm hold a secret that only she will share. Thrust into a web of intrigue, Mona finds herself at the center of a centuries-old conflict between two rival pods of dolphin shifters known as Dolphinae. Mona discovers she must reconcile the passion of the two alpha dolphins, or watch their entire race be destroyed. An erotic, BBW paranormal romance. Only for 18+
The Shifter's Kiss, Book 1 by Lucky Simms The Shifter's Kiss, Book 1 by Lucky Simms July 12, 2014 9665 words Read a sample
Sci-fi erotic romance serial with shifters, werewolves, and genius bio-engineers trying to save the world and themselves.
Tangled Web of True Love Tales (5 Year Anniversary Edition) by Micole Williams Tangled Web of True Love Tales (5 Year Anniversary Edition) by Micole Williams July 12, 2014 85505 words Sample 10%
The inspiration for the TWOTLT Short Film Series comes from the TANGLED WEB OF TRUE LOVE TALES novel: a quirky, satirical romance that views seven deadly sins from different angles, yet parallel paths. This is a modern-day tale, as old as time, about seven deadly women, and the men they love to hate! The saga begins and the drama continues. Will love save the day?!
Addicted to the Alphas: Part One by R. Moses Addicted to the Alphas: Part One by R. Moses July 12, 2014 11434 words Read a sample
This is an adult romance serial with strong sexual themes. It is for adults only (age eighteen and older). Love scenes are fully realized and use explicit language. For curvy Jasmine, the challenges just keep on coming. With no job, a pending eviction notice, and a best friend who claims she is attracted to a werewolf, she can’t seem to catch a break. A fast paced urban romance with bite.
Anna's Story The Friend Romance Series Book 1 by Natasha Clark Anna's Story The Friend Romance Series Book 1 by Natasha Clark July 12, 2014 10468 words Sample 20%
Anna’s Story – Metamorphosis – Anna was the start, the virginal girl too shy to stand up for herself. Bullied by her boss she is miserable at work. Will a chance encounter change her life forever? Persuaded to visit a BDSM club she sees a world of leather, lace and possibility but surely it is too much for her. Will she run away or will she revel and become the confident woman she needs to be
Far Away by Tara Jade Brown Far Away by Tara Jade Brown July 12, 2014 6710 words Read a sample
Jack and Sandra are soul mates, but live worlds apart. What will decide their destiny: fate or determination? Or both?
As the Rock Star Desires (Rock Star, MMF, Alpha Male, Erotic Romance) by Alex Anders As the Rock Star Desires (Rock Star, MMF, Alpha Male, Erotic Romance) by Alex Anders July 11, 2014 14804 words Read a sample
Christine Richards wasn’t looking for love when she entered the bar. Nearly broken by her troubles, she made a deal with herself; this one night, she would be someone else. It was her uninhibited alter ego who first saw his sultry rock star body. Craving his touch like a drug, she followed him into his seductive, carnal world unsure if she would ever find her way home.