And if he's willing to help cure her breakup blues with a rebound fling, that's an added bonus. Mystery writer and dabbling recreational sleuth Sophie Katz is head over heels in love--with a three-bedroom Victorian. She's just got to have it, despite a few drawbacks. Her slimy ex is the Realtor. The rich, creepy seller wants her to join San Francisco's spirited Specter Society.
And her first tour of the house reveals, well, a lifeless body clutching a cameo with a disturbing history of its own. Sophie Katz's relationship with the irresistible and occasionally insufferable P. Anatoly Darinsky is on the fritz when a friend recruits Sophie's investigation skills to decode her possibly two-timing husband's strange behavior. When Sophie shows up in a short, red cocktail dress and her friend's hubby winds up dead, the loveable would-be sleuth can't help but take on the job.
The last time Sophie saw sexy P. Anatoly Darinsky, he practically danced a jig when she waved goodbye; a normal reaction for a man who'd nearly bought the farm trying to protect her from her own foolishness. What are the chances he'd agree to take incriminating pictures of her sister's philandering husband?
Or that he'd let her tag along, you know, for research? With meticulous career planning and a couple of dirty martinis, there is very little that New York City investment banker Vina Chopra can't do.
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And now that she's decided to get serious about finding her mate, there is very little that Vina won't try, even if it means letting her parents get involved. After all, what does she have to lose? Her longest-term relationship thus far has been with the ulcer she ultimately named Fred unless you count the ex-boyfriend who won't go away.
When her boyfriend of three months, Tad Showers, proposes, year-old April thinks that everything in her life is finally falling into place. Between her flaky, tree-hugging mother and her she-devil boss, marriage seems like the place she'll find love and security. Tad's exactly the kind of man April wants: smart, ambitious, and wildly romantic.
Broken, smashed, and stomped in the mud. That's how Charlotte Bell's heart ended up the last time she let her emotions heat up on a nanny assignment. So taking a new position in frigid Iceland, working for Ambassador Edgar Rawlings, might be just what Charlotte needs in order to heal up and chill out. This time, she's determined to be intrepid and courageous. She's even read all 56 original Nancy Drew books in preparation. Karrie Kline had kissed her share of frogs.
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But when it came to finding her prince, her pond was dry. With disappointments ranging from a Colorado-bound Casanova to a lascivious lawyer she meets online, Karrie's frustration climbs so high, even dreams of meeting her match on her own reality show become a nightmare. But she still has her tales. Claire Daniels is looking for love, even if she has to get it from her ex-boyfriend!
But when she sees him on the last night of the year with another woman, she kisses the guy closest to her instead! Only, he doesn't want to stop at a kiss. Jake Stevens, star reporter and celebrated literary genius, is a snake. How else to explain the way he turns Poppy Birmingham's hero worship into loathing with a single conversation?
So what if she's got a lot to learn about journalism? Aren't they coworkers now? On the same team? After a rough childhood with a mother who liked her men in prison-jumpsuit orange, Jane changed her name, her look and her taste for bad boys. So why is she lusting for William Chase with his tattoo-covered biceps and steel-toed boots? The man blows things up for a living! Pilot Amanda Bauer has always craved a life of adventure Lucky for her, she's currently getting her thrills by indulging in naughty games with hunky Reese Campbell!
After their first explosive encounter, they arrange to get together every couple of months for days filled with fantasy and wild, no-strings sex. It wasn't every day that the sexiest man on earth appeared at her door, looking like God's gift in a black leather jacket. And Tara's chances of playing it cool with a man as hot as Thorn were about as good as a snowball's in hell. But when Tara reversed roles in their game of seduction, what were the odds of Thornthe ultimate bad boycoming out on top?
When Shelly Brockman walked into his office, Sheriff Dare Westmoreland could almost taste the sweet, steamy passion they'd once shared. Then Shelly informed him he was the father of her son, the unruly preteen he'd arrested that day, and his fantasies turned to fury! Repo woman Morgan Swan can hardly believe it.
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She's been hopelessly infatuated with headline-stealing heartthrob Kingston "Mac" McRae for most of her life, and now she's in his driveway, about to repossess his fancy car. If only she could pick up the rest of him so easily. Mac can't believe it, either. His car is being stolen Regina Foxworth has no clue why an unknown assailant is out to get a small-town reporter like her.
Or why the police won't take her concerns seriously. So Regina gets a guard dog - make that a four-pound "guard" Chihuahua! But defending herself is the last thing on her mind when sexy instructor Riley Moore has her pinned to the mat. Judd Sanders couldn't believe it when the beautiful, wide-eyed woman he rescued from some drunk hoodlums started poking her gorgeous little nose into his business. She was obviously a menace to herself - not to mention to his libido. Worse, she'd blow his cover. For little did Emily Cooper know that Judd was really a cop - whose cover left him a little too "uncovered" for his liking.
Graeme Hamilton: Hollywood's hottest bachelor. Lara Whitfield: his biggest fan. To the world, they're strangers. But Lara has a juicy secret - their five-year-old annulled marriage is still legal! How should Lara break the news? Jump Graeme at a fan convention, of course Her reward: the earthshaking sex she's been missing. But Graeme instantly recognizes Lara's tantalizing touch. And he's got a secret, too.
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The outfit was ridiculously revealing. Still, food writer Gina Thomas needed a disguise for the costume party However, the costume seems to bring out the naughtier side of Gina. And Mason can't keep his gorgeous eyes - or his hands - off her! Max Laurent has always wanted Maddy Green.
But he let her go once before rather than stand between her and her dreams.
Now she's on his Paris doorstep, needing a place to stay. She's just as hot and he wants her just as much. How can he resist seducing her? Growing up in Virginia's Allegheny Mountains, year-old Charlie York lives at the foot of an endless peak called Angel's Rest, a place his momma told him angels rested before coming down to help folks.
In his town was a poor boy's paradise Her mystery man instinctively knows how to touch her, how to kiss her, how to drive her out of her mind with desire. It's a relationship she'd like to explore She was the sexiest thing in a hard hat that architect Cody Johnson had ever seen, but structural engineer Abra Wilson also had a will as strong as a steel girder - and just about as flexible. But Cody had plans for Abra that not even this spirited beauty could resist Rugged Dino Angelis, navy captain and special ops agent, has the family Sight. But even that couldn't have prepared him for his hungry reaction to Cat McGuire - toy-store owner, smuggling ring suspect Diane P.
Koenker, Party mood? No, he was not in the ' party mood '. Andnow that babysitting an overtanned party girl had been added tohis everincreasing list of things totakecare of his mood was becoming increasingly blacker. Jennifer Rae, Ally Blake, Jane Alexander, Indeed, we speculate that even the so-called "anti- party" mood of the electorate, a mood which is perhaps better characterized as neutrality toward rather than opposition to the parties, may not significantly undermine the party organizations in Cornelius C.
Cotter, James L. Gibson, John F. Bibby, When people arrive, use introductions and icebreakers to get everyone in a party mood -- a great way to up sales, because when people are enjoying themselves, they'll buy more. If people are interested, you can use games to create a fixn Gini Graham Scott, Having experienced the incandescent pleasure of his touch, she's hidden her yearning for him ever since. It's the proposal Kayla's always dreamt of, but dare she risk her body and heart to become a convenient wife?
But Luc is the most merciless-and sinfully attractive-man Nessa's ever met! Until the debt is settled, he'll hold her as his captive. And when undeniable attraction overwhelms them both, it becomes clear that Nessa's innocence is the real price to pay!