By Tamara Leigh
HE used to be THE VILEST of guys Lizanne Balmaine has spent years honing her abilities at hands, made up our minds she is going to by no means back be on the mercy of any guy. while she comes nose to nose with the person who stole her destiny, she seizes the chance to distinctive revenge. quickly he's her prisoner, at her mercy. yet anything is various approximately him, whatever that makes her query her function. Is it attainable a guy should be so replaced? extra, can she correct the inaccurate which can lay damage to her kin? SHE used to be a question by no means earlier than requested OF HIM Ranulf Wardieu doesn't search a bride, nor a settling of rankings whilst his project for the king areas him within the direction of a beguiling, raven-haired maiden. yet fascination turns to fury whilst she imprisons him. Accused of wrongdoing, the character of which she refuses to bare, he discovers the girl is as expert at wielding a sword as she is at verbal sparring. while he bests her at her online game and his jailer turns into his captive, he's made up our minds to profit what mistaken he has performed her. besides the fact that, as they interact in a conflict of wits and wills and he glimpses her woman’s middle, he discovers Lizanne is a query by no means sooner than requested of him—one his personal jaded center refuses to reply to.
By Colleen Hoover
Number 1 New York Times bestselling writer Colleen Hoover returns with a brand new heart-wrenching love story.
When Tate Collins meets airline pilot Miles Archer, she does not imagine it really is love first and foremost sight. They wouldn’t even cross as far as to contemplate themselves pals. the single factor Tate and Miles have in universal is an indisputable mutual charm. as soon as their wants are out within the open, they observe they've got the best set-up. He doesn’t wish love, she doesn’t have time for romance, in order that simply leaves the intercourse. Their association will be strangely seamless, so long as Tate can keep on with the one principles Miles has for her.
Never ask in regards to the previous.
Don’t anticipate a future.
They imagine they could deal with it, yet discover shortly they can’t deal with it at all.
Hearts get infiltrated.
Promises get damaged.
Rules get shattered.
Love will get grotesque.
By Tracy Quan
Diary of a new york name Girl is a superbly clever, sexually frank, rollicking novel that introduces us to Nancy Chan, a turn-of-the-millennium name lady who lives and works at the top East aspect of big apple. Nancy is filled with contradictory wishes; she usually has to choose from making love and making a living. On solid days, she will get to do either. Surrounded by way of dedicated, prosperous, and strong johns, a few of whom wish greater than simply intercourse, and stuck among all-consuming name woman buddies who complicate her lifestyles, Nancy navigates the difficult currents of the world’s oldest career. With one foot within the bedrooms of her wealthy and important consumers and one within the directly international of her unwitting fiancé, who has began to apartment-hunt and manage a marriage, Nancy retains her worlds from colliding in her inimitable kind.
By Marilyn Yalom
“Absolutely marvelous…lively and learned….Marilyn Yalom’s booklet is a wonderful contribution to our event of a superb literature, in addition to an endearing memoir.”
—Diane Johnson, writer of Lulu in Marrakech and Le Divorce
“[An] spell binding travel of French literature—from Abelard and Heloise within the twelfth century to Marguerite Duras within the twentieth and Philippe Sollers within the 21st.”
—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
How the French Invented Love is an enjoyable and masterful historical past of affection à los angeles française via acclaimed pupil Marilyn Yalom. Spanning the center a long time to the current, Yalom explores a love-obsessed tradition via its nice works of literature—from Moliere’s comedian like to the tragic love of Racine, from the existential love of Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre to the romanticism of George Sand and Alfred de Musset. A completely enticing homage to French tradition and literature interlaced with the author’s scrumptious own anecdotes, How the French Invented Love is perfect for lovers of Alain de Botton, Adam Gopnik, and Simon Schama.
By Maggi Myers
Lifestyles shouldn’t be approximately choosing up the items. Beth Bradshaw has spent her existence hiding from her tragic prior. From the instant a depended on family members pal steals her innocence until eventually the instant one other rescues her, she struggles to only live on. Surrounded by way of the relief and safeguard of her nuclear family, Beth embarks on a trip of therapeutic faraway from the horrors of her domestic. In her darkest moments, she meets a boy named Ryan. For one excellent summer season, Ryan indicates Beth what it’s wish to act her personal age. To be at liberty and enable pass. If just for some time. Years later, one other tragedy threatens to shatter the lifestyles Beth has conscientiously crafted. whilst confronted, all over again, with extra items to select up, Beth starts to question what her offerings have fee her. Leaving her previous existence in the back of, she units forth on a pilgrimage that might carry her again to the boy she might always remember. He desires to support her decide up the items of her lifestyles, yet is she keen to do what it takes to turn into complete back? Can she belief him with a bit of herself?
By Susan Mallery
Reid Buchanan used to be continually a fan favorite on the baseball diamond. yet among the sheets?
A spiteful article concerning the former pitcher and present playboy questions his expertise within the bed room. And the newspaper's simply the 1st undesirable information. Reid's grandmother Gloria's damaged hip potential she wishes consistent care—but Reid employed Nurses 1 and a couple of for his or her bedside demeanour with him. So for quantity three he chooses Lori Johnson, the 1st candidate who turns out proof against his model of charm.
Lori's by no means wasted her time with amoebas like Reid Buchanan. So why are her well-fortified defenses commencing to collapse below the strength of his attractive smile—and the kindness he indicates her at each flip? there is just one cause of the sentiments flaring among them—chemistry. Chemistry so scorching, it really is sizzling!
By Simone Elkeles
When Carlos Fuentes returns to the United States after dwelling in Mexico for the prior 12 months, he does not wish any a part of the existence his older brother, Alex, has laid out for him in Colorado. while he meets Kiara Westford, an outstanding woman absolutely in contrast to any of the women he is frequently interested in, Carlos assumes Kiara thinks she's too solid for him. yet will he placed his satisfaction apart whilst he realizes that being with Kiara could eventually let him to be his precise self?
By Anuja Chauhan
I'll make my sisters squirm like well-salted earthworms. I won't promote. Even my jutti wont promote. And if I die na, then even my gosht won't promote! The overdue Binodini Thakur have been very transparent that she might by no means conform to promote her hissa in her Bauji's vast previous residence on Hailey street. And her daughter Bonu, is set to honor her moms wishes.
But what to do approximately her 4 pushy aunts who're insisting she promote? One is bald and stingy, one is jobless and manless, one wishes the money to 'save the nation' and one is stepmother to Bonus formative years crush-brilliant younger Bollywood director Samar Vir Singh, who promised BJ upon his deathbed that he may get the home bought, divvy the cash both and finish all of the bickering in the family.
The first observe child Bonu ever spoke used to be 'Balls' and certainly, she is ballsy, bullshit-intolerant, courageous and gorgeous. yet is she powerful adequate to climate emotional blackmail via the spadefull? let alone shady developers, wily politicians, spies, lies and the knee-buckling hotness of Samars excessive eyes? Sharply saw and pulse-quickeningly romantic, this can be Anuja Chauhan writing at her gleaming most sensible!
By Amy Garvey
Fans of Beautiful Creatures will fall head over heels for Glass Heart via Amy Garvey, with its mixture of breathless suspense, passionate romance, and magic.
In Cold Kiss, Wren Darby discovered she had powers powerful sufficient to deliver her lifeless boyfriend again to lifestyles. She inspiration she needed to retain those powers a mystery from each person, until eventually she met Gabriel, a brain reader who immediately discovered her private secret.
In the sequel, Glass Heart, Wren is torn among her love for Gabriel and the frenzy of exploring her powers. while Gabriel warns Wren that her powers have become uncontrolled, Wren starts off spending extra time with Bay and Fiona, whose magic is wild, exhilarating—and dangerous.
And by the point Wren realizes Gabriel used to be correct, she might have already got misplaced him.
By Kylie Brant
DAYTIME FRIENDS…NIGHTTIME LOVERS?
He used to be the single guy she relied on, her most sensible friend—and now he was once her lover. Ellie Bennett shivered as she remembered final evening. Sully had checked out her with such desire and longing…. She'd seen—she'd felt—the ardour at the back of his mythical regulate and identified they'd by no means be simply pals back. yet why would not he admit it?
Sully groaned on the reminiscence. For years Ellie were his basically weakness—a temptation he'd secure and hidden. And now she'd introduced him to his knees—and approximately blown his disguise. simply because Ellie did not understand that, for Sully, deception was once his stock-in-trade.
But she used to be approximately to discover out….