Becoming a Harlequin writer was a perfect match for book-lover Sharon Kendrick because they were the only publisher that accepted unsolicited manuscripts. Upon submitted her first manuscript, her book was published without a single change. Her fast-paced stories have emotional impact and myriad locales. To date she has written over 70 books and still loves it.
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Stop the wedding! Dimitri Makarov's former secretary is getting married, but instead of congratulating the happy couple, the masterful oligarch plans to stop the wedding… For he's just discovered that the blushing bride is also mother to his secret son! Erin Turner thought her luck was changing...
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The jewel in his plan Once Loukas Sarantos was bodyguard to the world's richest men. Now the ruthless Greek is a CEO with bodyguards of his own. And his most recent procurement means he can finally take revenge on Jessica Cartwright--the only woman to ever walk away from him. As the face of Loukas'...
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Pregnant with the billionaire's baby! From the moment hardworking Ellie Brooks met mogul Alekto Sarantos her life has gone off the rails. First she was fired. Now she's pregnant with the ruthless Greek's baby! It was only supposed to be one wild, passionate night. Yet when Ellie shows up de...
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A Christmas gift she can't refuse… Billionaire Niccolo Da Conti has everything a man could want -- the money, the cars, the business empire -- but seeing the unbearably enticing Alannah Collins again has sparked his possessive streak. He'll hire her, seduce her and cross her off his wish list...
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At her boss's beck and call… Recovering from a terrible car accident, world renowned playboy Luis Martinez is bored, grumpy and frustrated. He's sick of nurses fussing over him, so he fires the lot and demands his sweet, innocent housekeeper massage him back to health! Carly Conner has sp...
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What this sultan wants, he gets! Catrin Thomas was an ordinary girl from the Welsh valleys when she was swept into a steamy affair with sexy Murat, a desert sultan! But when she discovers his aides are brokering a marriage to a suitable virgin bride, she leaves, heartbroken. With an entire ...
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A princess in disguise Bound to a life of restrictions and rules, Princess Leila of Qurhah feels like a puppet dancing to the sultan's strings. She's desperate for her freedom, and only one man holds the key…. When notorious advertising mogul Gabe Steel arrives in the desert kingdom of Qu...
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Defiant in the Desert Only scandal will do Sara Williams's hand in marriage was bought to cover a debt. But she's determined never to marry anyone! Diplomat Suleiman Abd al-Aziz must deliver Sara to her desert destiny. But with Sara set on escaping her marriage by seducing him, his iro...
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Renewing their vows? Xenon Kanellis is not a man who fails, and certainly not a man who gets divorced. Now with the perfect opportunity to get his wife back where she belongs -- on his arm and in his bed -- his immaculate record will be restored. Lexi Kanellis needs her estranged husband'...
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Impulsive and irresistible: Can a Corretti tame a sheikh? Rosa Corretti cannot forget the one unguarded night she spent with Kulal, when she buried her disgrace beneath the seductive sighs of passion. Now this hard, demanding sheikh wants to control her! Rosa has been too good for too long ...
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One sinful night... Dante D'Arezzo is the last person famous songwriter Justina Perry wants to see at her best friend's wedding. The wickedly sexy Italian is ruthless to the core. He broke her heart once; she won't surrender to his insatiable desire again. But what Dante wants... One very b...
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"What woman wouldn't get all hot and bothered if Titus Alexander was staring at her like that?" As part of a number-one-selling girl band, Roxanne Carmichael was used to having the eyes of thousands on her, but now that she's scrubbing floors, one condescending look from the Duke of Torchester f...
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All that glitters... Merciless businessman Ciro D'Angelo knows an opportunity when he sees it -- and Lily Scot's vulnerable sweetness and old-fashioned values are exactly what he needs in a wife. She's the complete opposite to the red-taloned gold diggers that relentlessly pursue him. Isn't gol...
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In trouble with the boss... Few dare to defy global hotel magnate Zak Constantinides -- he's the boss and everyone knows it! So when his London interior designer turns out to have dug her gold-digging claws into his brother, Zak's solution is to transfer her…to New York! Emma may have more ...
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STOP THE PRESS: UNEXPECTED BABY SHOCK FOR SHEIKH AND JACKSON PARTY-GIRL! Unconfirmed sources report that celebrity wedding planner Ella Jackson is pregnant! Currently single, Miss Jackson caused quite a stir at her princess-to-be sister's royal-studded engagement party last month when she tossed...
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An impossible love affair -- with a sheikh! Francesca is shocked when family friend Zahid Al Hakam turns up on her doorstep. After all, he's now the Sheikh of Khayarzah -- England's suburbia is hardly his regular stomping ground! But he is as achingly gorgeous as ever...and Francesca's certai...
Life in the fast lane! Independent Prince Tariq Kadar al Hakam counts on no one. So when a car accident leaves this dynamic sheikh reliant on his sensible PA, Isobel Mulholland, he's furious! But with Isobel at his beck and call, could her enchanting touch, in fact, be Tariq's undoing...?...
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The humble waitress and the Russian billionaire... Waitress Zara Evans doesn't belong in glittering high society. That is until she finds herself unexpectedly at an exclusive party, and manages to captivate the most sought-after man in the room -- Russian oligarch Nikolai Komarov. For Nikolai...
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The new bride at Blackwood Manor...? After her mother died, Ashley Jones spent her childhood in care and foster homes. Alone in the world, she desperately needs her new live-in job as an author's assistant. But she is filled with trepidation when she arrives at isolated Blackwood Manor and meets t...
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The king's baby of shame! King Casimiro harbors a secret -- no one in the kingdom of Zaffirinthos knows that a devastating accident has left his memory clouded in darkness. And Casimiro himself cannot answer why Melissa Maguire, an enigmatic English rose, stirs such feelings in him.... Questioning...
New bride at Blackwood Manor? Having spent her childhood in care, Ashley Jones has no one. She desperately needs her new live-in job as an author’s assistant. But she is filled with trepidation when she arrives at isolated Blackwood Manor and meets the formidable Jack Marchant. Ashley thinks she ...
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When renowned international playboy Giancarlo Vellutini invites shop assistant Cassie Summers to join him for dinner, how can she refuse? After all, she is an ordinary girl and chances like this don't come around very often! Throwing caution to the wind, unworldly Cassie is completely at Gianca...
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Put to work, or to bed? Feisty Kat Balfour has been sent to Carlos Guerrero's yacht, but it's only when she's handed an apron that she realizes she's there to work, not play! Brilliant businessman and thrill-seeking dare-devil Carlos is an enigma. Trapped in the middle of the ocean with the most f...
The King's baby of shame! King Casimiro harbours a secret. No one in the kingdom of Zaffirinthos knows that a devastating accident has left his memory clouded in darkness. And Casimiro himself cannot answer why Melissa Maguire, the enigmatic English rose before him, stirs such feelings in him- Que...
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From humble chambermaid... Cathy is used to making the beds -- not slipping between their sheets! Arrogant Prince Xaviero has one rule: once he's taught Cathy everything he knows, their affair will be over. To prince's bride But when the King of Zaffirinthos is taken ill, Xaviero is forced to take...
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From plain-Jane secretary... Riccardo Castellari has never seen Angie as anything other than his mousy secretary -- until she flaunts a silky red dress that hangs on her every curve. Now he doesn't just look once, but twice! To slave between satin sheets... Angie is helpless to refuse one night ...
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Housekeeper -- at the Greek's beck and call! Constantine Karantinos is Greek through and through! When he learns he has an heir he'll do anything to claim him. Even if he finds it hard to remember bedding Laura -- she was nothing more than a mousy little waitress! Maybe if he were to have her ag...
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Claimed by the sheikh -- for her innocence! Polo-playing sheikh Prince Kaliq Al'Farisi loves his women as much as his horses. They're wild, willing, and he's their master! Stable girl Eleni Lakis is a local Calistan. Raised by her brutal father on the horse-racing circuit, she feels unlovable...
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From cleaner to billionaire's mistress! To get the hordes of predatory women off his back, billionaire Salvatore Cardini impulsively asks his petite office cleaner to be his convenient mistress! Jessica reluctantly agrees--who would say no to such an incredibly attractive and commanding man? ...
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Her proud, passionate husband... When Emma's billionaire Sicilian husband found out she was infertile, their marriage was over. Then, back in England, Emma discovered the impossible had happened--she was pregnant! But life is hard, and, unable to pay her bills, she has only one option: Vincenzo. ...
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The Greek tycoon... Kyros Pavlidis is a multibillionaire, used to buying whatever he wants. An overwhelming attraction... Kyros sweeps Alice off her feet but he has an ulterior motive--marriage! The marriage merger... Once Alice is wearing Kyros's ring, she discovers he wants a wife for n...
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Bought for her babies... Alexandros Pavlidis always ended his affairs before he got bored. So he never expected to see his London mistress, Rebecca Gibbs, again--until she showed up with shocking news: she was pregnant with his twins! Xandros was intrigued when Rebecca didn't touch a penny o...
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Aisling Armstrong might be his top headhunter, but with her prim, frumpy exterior Gianluca Palladio has never noticed her. Then, at a party in Italy, Gianluca catches a glimpse of the real Aisling--a wild wanton, whom he takes to his bed. One night will never be enough. Gianluca demands another, ...
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From mousy housekeeper... Italian billionaire Raffaele de Ferretti had many beautiful women at his beck and call. But when he needed a fiancee of convenience, the only woman for the job was his mousy, dowdy housekeeper! ...to sexy siren! Natasha needed a makeover--and what a result! Raffae...
The sheikh needs a queen, and she must be pure... As Sheikh of Kharastan, Malik has no time for distractions. But when Sorrel, an Englishwoman in his care, wants to explore the pleasures of the West, Malik decides he will be the one to teach her the ways of seduction! Malik wants Sorrel, but ...
The sheikh will claim his wife... It's been five years since Alexa set eyes on Giovanni de Verrazzano-five years since she walked out on their pretense of a marriage and took with her a precious secret. And she will submit! Since discovering that he is the son of a powerful desert ruler, Giovanni ...
An English rose ready for plucking? When billionaire playboy Xavier de Maistre discovers he's in line to rule the kingdom of Kharastan, he's not eager to claim his birthright. Until he meets Laura Cottingham, the English lawyer who confirms the news. Laura is as fresh and pure as a newly bloomed r...
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An Italian billionaire businessman... Years ago, Cesare di Arcangelo's pride had been wounded. Now Sorcha Whittaker's company needed his expertise--he would bed her, and then dump her... all for revenge! With a plan for vengeance! Sorcha was still the sexiest woman he'd ever known. Their passion w...
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Bought by her husband, bedded for revenge! The innocent bride: Victoria was from a poor background, but Greek billionaire Alexei Christou still wanted her. The wayward wife? But passion wasn't enough, and soon their marriage fell apart. His bought mistress: Victoria must ask for a divorce and is...
Passion results in pregnancy! Millionaire banker Luca Cardelli is back! The gorgeous Italian broke Eve's heart before, but now he's more determined than ever to have her.... Falling again for Luca is all too easy, and life is incredible until Eve discovers she's pregnant -- a shock that is on...
The world's most glamorous couple, Jennifer Warren and Matteo D'Arezzo, are on the red carpet at their latest premiere -- despite having just split up! Watching their steamy movie together sparks unstoppable passion and with life-changing consequences.......
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Exposed: the story of the sheikh's mistress! Is Sheikh Hashim Al Aswad back with Sienna Baker, the model he nearly married, before photos exposing her past were revealed? Unsuitable bride or model wife? But Hashim doesn't know the truth behind the "scandal." And though he may just want to ...
She's classy and pure -- the perfect royal bride! Crown Prince Gianferro Cacciatore, heir to the throne of Mardivino, needs a wife. His father, the King, is dying. The pressure is on Gianferro to find a wife. Young and innocent Miss Millicent de Vere, from an aristocratic English family with ro...
First to bed... then royally wed! They shared passionate nights together in upscale hotels whenever they were in the same city -- London, Paris, New York... But, despite her feelings for Guido Nero Maximus Cacciatore, Lucy Maguire knew the score: she was just his mistress. She was not supposed to ...
The Prince's mistress -- by royal command! It was like a scene out of a movie! Who was this fit, handsome guy, who rescued Gabriella Scott from a sticky situation and made incredible love to her all night? He was Nicolo Louis Fantone Cacciatore, Prince of the Mediterranean island of Mardivino. Bu...
In Spain there had been a searing mutual attraction between Sophie and Don Luis de la Camara -- and she'd grown to love his motherless little boy, too. But now Luis had come to England -- to ask her to return to La Rioja -- as his son's nanny...and his mistress.... It was hardly the declaration ...
For their baby's sake... Catherine Walker is on vacation in Greece, where she meets gorgeous Irish property tycoon Finn Delaney. Their strong mutual attraction leads them to a night of mad, passionate love. Then Catherine learns she is pregnant! She tells Finn the truth, and they embark on a marr...
When model Keri was stranded with dark, brooding bodyguard Jay Linur, it was clear they were from different worlds. But opposites attract... and she impulsively abandoned the catwalk, for a walk on the wild side. The passion that followed blew her mind.... Back in reality, Keri discovered that Jay...
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Multimillionaire tycoon Darian Wildman made an instant decision to hire beautiful Lara Black. She was the face for his new advertisting campaign. But there was once problem -- he wanted her both professionally...and personally, as his mistress! Their mutual attraction was electric. There were s...
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Will her pregnancy lead to a proposal? Isabella's first love affair has ended in disaster. Pregnant and alone,she's fled to England -- to the only man she trusts enough to help her, Paulo Dantas.... Paulo is unprepared for Isabella when he sees her for the first time in years -- she's grown u...
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Once upon a time Molly had shared a passionate romance with Dimitri Nicharos on an idyllic Greek island. Now in London over fifteen years later, Molly is shocked to meet her new neighbor -- Dimitri! A single father, Dimitri is still as gorgeous as ever, and it is inevitable that he and Molly sho...
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Kiloran Lacey is furious when hotshot businessman Adam Black is hired as her boss -- she's used to being in charge! Even worse, Adam is the most devastatingly attractive man she's ever met -- and it isn't long before he makes her his mistress! Then an accident leaves Adam with memory loss. Now h...
One final night to remember.... When Shelley went to Italy, Drew Glover was convinced that she wasn't going for work, but for her rich boss -- and his money! Three years later Drew still hasn't changed his mind. Though attraction still sizzles between them, Shelley keeps her love for Drew a secre...
He'd returned to claim his wife! As young and reckless teenagers they had married in haste and separated just as quickly. Scarlett had put Liam Rouse behind her and moved on. Liam, too, had acquired a new sophistication, but underneath still burned an untamed spirit as determined as ever to have w...
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Sheikh Rashid of Quador finally wants to marry his arranged bride. But Jenna has discovered what a playboy he really is! She has to get out of their wedding, so she pretends she's no longer a virgin. But Rashid discovers the truth.......
Property tycoon's secret love child... After Philip Caprice and Lisi fell into bed together, Philip left at midnight.... The reason he gave for leaving had prevented Lisi from telling him that their evening of passion had resulted in a darling baby, Tim. Until now... Property millionaire Philip ...
When Rose was whisked away from London to Prince Khalim's desert palace on board his private jet, he treated her more like a princess than an employee. Yet she knew she could never be his wife. An appropriate bride would be chosen and he would have to live his life of duty. But now their need for e...
Sabrina is an unlikely mistress. Guy is a multimillionaire playboy -- while Sabrina is, well...ordinary. For one passionate night in Venice she forgets her humdrum life, the pain of losing her fiance. Not wanting to return to real life, she accepts Guy's invitation to stay with him in his luxurious...
Will the Sicilian's passion turn to love? It was just plain Physical attraction. That didn't mean it was any big love or anything did it? Kate Connors was just a mistress to a very passionate Sicilian man, Giovanni Calverri. And sex was all it was ever supposed to be. Until the day when every...
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From passion...to pregnancy! Marcus Foreman had been Donna King's boss. She'd been so nervous that their one-night affair had been a disaster. The next day he'd fired her. Nine years later, Donna is back in town and Marcus is determined to show her how their first night should have been.... T...
A fight to save her marriage! The sudden realization that he husband had their triplets want to move -- to the country -- came as a bombshell to Anna Travers. She was the ultimate city girl, but she feared there was more to Todd's restlessness than a desire for quiet rural idyll. Todd was eve...
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In bed with the boss! Dan McKnight, Megan's boss, insisted that she pretend to be his lover! He wanted to convince a young girl with an obsessive crush on him that he was in love with someone else.... But, after sharing a room -- and a bed -- Dan and Megan suddenly became overwhelmingly attra...
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Stand-in parents Rory Mandelson expected Angelica to look after his orphaned nephew. Under other circumstances, Angel would have liked nothing better -- she adored babies. But the baby was her ex-husband's love-child, and Rory was the brother-in-law who she knew had always been secretly attracted ...
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Revenge... or romance? As Sam Lockhart was devastatingly handsome, it wasn't surprising that he had a reputation! So when Fran Fisher heard that Sam had broken her best friend's heart, she gladly agreed to help her friend get even. The first part of their plan--for Fran to organize Sam's charity ...
MORE THAN JUST KISSES UNDER THE MISTLETOE... Once, Clemmie and Aleck were in love. And now they've found that they're both single parents, and next-door neighbors. Despite the undiminished sizzle between them, they decide they'd better be "just friends." But they can't seem to manage that, and t...
Rule number 3: For the perfect wedding...pick the right man! Ursula O'Neil had found the right man long ago--her boss. But she'd kept her feelings to herself because she'd assumed Ross Sheridan was married, with a gorgeous daughter, Katie. Then Ursula discovered that Ross was actually a singl...
Rule number 2: For the perfect wedding...set a date! Amber O'Neill was engaged to her boss, Finn Fitzgerald. Now all she needed to do was agree on a date for the wedding and find the perfect dress! Then Finn became aloof and distant; he was pushing Amber away. She wondered whether it was just...
Rule number 1: For the perfect wedding...find a groom! Holly Lovelace had the perfect wedding dress, but she was certain she'd never find the right bridegroom. Meeting Luke Goodwin changed her mind: he was rich, seriously sexy...only he wasn't interested in wedding bells! Luke couldn't deny t...
He'd finally found her... Dr. Maisy Jackson was late -- very late -- on her first day at the infertility clinic, and consultant Matthew Gallagher on an exchange from Australia was less than pleased! But that sticky didn't stop either of them appreciating the other's abilities, until they both be...
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Marriage on the run... Marriage Past Alessandra Walker and Cameron Calder had married in haste, with careers in tow and jobs in different cities. But they loved each other with a passion, and of course they'd make it work... Marriage Present And they did. For a while, every carefully plann...
"Romy Salisbury was everything he despised in a woman" Dominic Dashwood smiled--a cold smile--as his mind lingered on the pleasure and the retribution he was going to exact in the next few days. He had waited five years for his moment and now it was here. It was high time that he settled the scor...
Provoking Cormack had never been a good idea in the past -- how would he react now? Triss Alexander faced the hardest task of her life. Cormack Casey had turned her life upside down, hurt her deeply, and the only thing that had kept her going was the need to hurt him in return. They hadn't seen...
Two very different men.... Transferring in the middle of her general practice training wasn’t easy for Dr Nancy Greenwood, but her husband had made things so awkward for her. Nancy knew in her heart that her marriage was long over, but she didn’t break promises easily. The attraction she felt ...
It was time to even the score! Geraint Howell-Williams was sure Lola Hennessy had used her womanly charms to make sure of her inheritance--an exclusive house--by seducing another man, someone she barely knew. Lola was beautiful, so getting close to her was no hardship, and Geraint had reasons...
An independent kind of woman! Nick Harrington always turned up in Abby's life when things were difficult, his task this time to tell her that her husband had left her penniless widow, Nick offered his help - he was that kind of man resourceful and decisive - but Abby was determined to gain some in...
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Coming home for Christmas! Matthew Hamilton's baby daughter, Sophie, adores Daisy Blair. So when Sophie needs it babysitter while she and Matthew are staying with her grandmother over Christmas, he looks no further than Daisy. What Matthew doesn't know is that Daisy has been in love with him for...
His two best girls Four years after his wife's death, Dr. Jamie Brennan still devoted his energies to just two things: his job, and his daughter, Harriet. Another female in his life was bound to complicate matters! So when vibrant Sarah Jackson joined Southbury Hospital as the new midwife, hi...
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"I want you to become my mistress!" Suzanna Franklin was stunned! She was no longer the naive seventeen-year-old who had thrown herself at Pasquale Caliandro; now she was renowned model Suki. Other men might proposition her, but Pasquale had bitterly rejected her seven years ago. True, the electri...
Could she risk her daughter? It had been six years since Verity Summers had fallen in love with newly-qualified doctor Benedict Jackson. Although intense, their relationship hadn't lasted, and Benedict had left to take up a new post, unaware that Verity was to be the mother of their daughter. B...
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Once wasn't enough Harrison Nash was convinced he only needed to make love with Kimberley once, and she'd be out of his system for good. Kimberley Ryan knew Harrison wasn't looking for commitment--but she couldn't help loving him. Then fate took a hand... and the result was Georgia, their adorab...
When enemies marry... Constantine Sioulas was a man of primitive passions.... Jade Meredith knew that. But she couldn't believe it when, after a whirlwind courtship, he insisted that she marry him! Things like that simply didn't happen to girls like her... did they? And Constantine soon made it cl...
"Difficult" was a polite way of describing top photographer Declan Hunt. But Samantha Gilbert had boldly wanted the job as his assistant. It was the opportunity of a lifetime. And eventually she'd managed to convince Declan that she could handle the job -- and him! Now, though, she wasn't so sure. ...
Speed Darius had asked Kitty Goodman if she always had an answer for everything, and she, of course, thought so, and therefore she considered that there would be no problem in dealing with her new boss to get her real goal: to show that Darius was the most infamous man in the world. Until she fell ...
"Stefano's back..." Two years ago, Stefano di Camilla had told Cressida to choose between their marriage and her job. But as it had appeared he no longer loved her, it had been no choice at all.... Stefano hadn't been in touch since. Now suddenly he'd walked in to her room as if he owned it. Ho...
Mr. Irresistible! "My previous assistant committed the error of falling in love with me." Shauna Wilde informed unbearable and arrogant Max Ryder that she did not have intention of committing the same error! And she managed to keep her distance while working as Max's coolly efficient secretary. B...
Once he had sex with her ... But now he does not even recognize her! When Riccardo Masterton reappeared in the life of Elizabeth Carson, he seemed to realize that she was the same girl that once he had shared a week of passion. Is it? Beth had his good reasons for not Rick remind her true identity...