Lucas Kincaid: Loner, independent, Southern Charmer. He'd quit the bodyguard business--except he's pulled back for one last assignment. Grace Fairfield: Also known as Roberta Grace, bestselling romance author. Her steamy love scenes have no comparison to the sparks that fly between her and Lucas!
Assignment: Somebody at the romance writers' conference wants to hurt Grace, which means Lucas is guarding her day and night. He quickly realizes that he's willing to risk anything to keep the lively Grace safe--and willing to risk even more for a future together....
Animals are Oliver Moffin's business, and there is no pet-care job he can't handle. So it should be no problem for him to take care of Princess Fluffy, a friend's pampered cat.
Unfortunately, the life of a pet-care expert is never so simple. It's bad enough when Princess Fluffy gets loose and disappears inside a spooky, boarded-up house. But when Oliver hears a ghostly sound from the inside the "empty" house, he calls on his friends to help him find the missing cat. And that's when the funny -- and scary-- adventures really begin!!
Ash wants to be a great Pokemon trainer. But sometimes trainers have to make big sacrifices, Charizard can only get stronger if it leaves Ash -- Forever. But that means Ash has no Fire Pokemon at all. Have his dreams of becoming a Pokemon Master gone up in flames?
Footloose cowboy Jake Meredith was perfect at rabble-rousing and rodeo riding. But when instant parenthood befell him, he was scared spitless of failing as a father for his tiny orphaned niece and nephew. Where to turn for help?
Your've got a friend!
Where else but to Maggie Templeton, the gangly, freckled best friend of his youth? Now a city pediatrician, his long-distance pal came to his temporary rescue, working wonders with his little wards. Unfortunately, Maggie's unexpectd womanliness stoked Jake's senses, jeopardizing their precious friendship. Still Jake ached to make Maggie a permanent part of his family--to touch her, to taste her...to turn every which way but loose.
She was seconds away from pulling the trigger when the stranger strode out of the storm and witnessed her failure to take out her brother's killer. His eyes, his gaze..everything about him stireed a response in Hayley Tavistock. But he'd interfered in her plan for vegeance. And for that, Cooper Webb had some explaining to do.
He was a lone wolf who operated outside the law to see justice done. Now Haley had stumbled into his mission to right a terrible wrong. The last thing Cooper needed was to join forces with an avenging angel out for the wrong kind of revenge--even if Hayley aroused the right kind of passion in him...
Team Rocket is rounding up Pokemon in the Johto region! They can't wait to get their greedy hands on Ledyba, Hoppip and Wooper. It's up to Ash to protect these Pokemon -- or so he thnks. These Pokemon have a plan of their own.
It starts out as a favor for a friend. FBI Special Agent Maggie O'Dell is about to take sone hard-earned vacation time when she receives a call from psychologist Dr. Gwen Patterson. One of Gwens patients is missing--Joan Begley, who was in Connecticut to attend her grandmother's furneral. After leaving a distrubing message on Gwen's voice mail, Joan missen an appointment with Gwen and now her therapist is worried. Can Maggie look into the disappearance? At first Maggie, dismisses Gwen's concern. Soon bodies are being found in fifty-five gallon drums buried in an abandoned rock quarry in Connecticut. Maggie goes on "unofficial" business to see if there's a link between Gwen's missing patient and the murdered woman. Soon Maggie is drawn into a case that confounds both local law enforcement and seasoned crimainal profiler like Maggie. This is certainly the work of a serial killer, but his MO is so varied. But more pressing than a profile of this madman is the question: Where is Joan Begley? Is she the unwilling guest of a killer opbsessed with possessing an unimaginable prize from his victims?
FBI Special Agent Maffie O'Dell is just starting a vacation when she gets a call from her friend, psychologist Dr. Gwen Patterson, One of Gwen's patients is missing on a trip to Connecticut. Can Maggie look into Joan Begley's disappearance? At first Maggie dismisses Gwen's concern. But when the body of a woman is discovered in an abandoned rock quarry in Connecticut, Maggie heads to the small town on "unofficial" business. Soon the shocking news surfaces that more bodies have been discovered, and Maggie is drawn into a case that confounds both local law enforcement and a seasoned criminal profiler like herself. But where is Joan Begley? Is she in fact the woman discovered buried in the quarry? Or is she the unwilling guest of a killer obessed with possessing an unimaginable prize from his victims?
Mysterious and untamable, they hold honor, strength, and courage close to their well-guarded hearts. But no matter how much their jobs require them to lay aside their personal lives, they cannot deny they have burning needs like any other man...
In "Bad to the Bone," teacher Marianne Webernec wins the "Hideaway Heroine Sweepstakes." Whisked away to a remote tropical island, Marianne's fantasies become real when Bureau of American Defense agent Kyle Foster kidnaps her and uncovers her every desire.
In "Let's Talk About Sex," Dr. Delia Sydney dishes out perfectly sound sex advice onthe radio but is easily seduced by her bad-boy neighbor. Just what is it about Nick Woodruff, a smooth-talking sergeant, that makes Delia do anything when she's with him?
Things get even hotter in "The Nekkid Truth" when crime scene photographer Debbie Valley loses the ability to recognize faces and must identify people by their bodies. Soon she finds that the wonders of Detective Marshall Scott's body never cease...and that he needs her to help catch a killer.