Boxed Sets & Stand Alones


Romantic Thriller Boxed Sets & Stand-Alones


Gingerbread Man

Since the day her baby sister was taken, Holly’s mind hasn’t been the same. PTSD, panic attacks, nightmares and blocked memories have plagued her ever since. And now they’ve returned.

Hard-edged Detective Vince O’Malley’s most recent case penetrated even his protective shell. Ordered to take time off to recover, he can’t let go, and on his own, follows the clues to Holly’s small upstate NY town.

His presence stirs ghosts from the past, shadows of a little girl lost, the suspicions of some tight-lipped locals with secrets to hide, and more than that inside Holly’s fragile mind and untouched heart.


The Bride Wore a Forty-Four

Kira Shannon woke up from a coma with no idea who she was or what her life before was like. With the help of her mother she falls into a prim and proper routine and fills her days planning a wedding to a man she can’t remember.

But as Kira’s memories start to come back, she begins to suspect her life was anything but tame. And the man whose face she sees in her dreams is definitely not her fiance.

When the wedding day arrives and disaster strikes, Kira finds herself acting on instinct alone, and her instinct tells her to kick ass and go after the man who makes her blood boil, even if he isn’t the one she’s supposed to marry.


Toughest Girl in Town in the Heart of Winter Anthology

Prepare to be…

Tempted

Melinda Terwilliger is a mild-mannered teacher—until she accidentally becomes The Toughest Girl in Town. But she meets her match in an undercover cop determined to get to know the real Melinda…with kisses hot enough to melt any woman’s heart!

Sediced

When law secretary Nell Rose is snowbound with a handsome stranger, keeping her New Year’sResolution becomes nearly impossible. Why swear off men when a romantic weekend with a reclusive writer seems to be the ideal way to ring in the new year?

Swept Away

Plain Jayne Myleston seduced her office crush at a masked ball—and then found she’d turned up the heat with the wrong man! Even after the ball, she can’t say no to her Mystery Lover. That is, until Jayne finds out who he really is!


Paranormal Romance Boxed Sets & Stand-Alones


The Fairy's Wish

Enya is from an enchanted realm of fairy wings and magic, but she’s given up everything in exchange for three days in the mortal world with the man she’s loved her entire life. If she can’t make him fall in love with her before her time expires, she will die.

A grownup re-tooling of The Little Mermaid with wings instead of tails, and sizzle added to the sweet.


Annie's Hero

Sweethearts since childhood, Annie and Richard shared an unparalleled love filled with tenderness, passion and joy. Until the tragic day Richard vanished – presumed dead after a terrible accident – leaving his adoring wife pregnant and alone.

But Richard is not gone – for magic claimed him before Death could. He has returned in a mystical disguise with no recollection of the man he once was – a modern knight on a mission to protect his distraught young widow and their unborn child from dark and deadly forces that threaten their safety.


Her Best Enemy in the Night's Edge Anthology

DANCERS IN THE DARK by Charlaine Harris

Dancer Layla Rue Le May’s childhood prepared her to handle just about anything, including her aloof partner, Sean McClendon, a three-hundred-year-old vampire. But when she acquires a stalker, Layla Rue is surprised to find that Sean is the only one she can trust.

HER BEST ENEMY by Maggie Shayne

Kiley Brigham refuses to believe there’s a ghost in her house, but when an unseen hand leaves a bloody message on her mirror, she’s forced to turn to local psychic Jack McCain. As the two work to uncover a long-buried secret, Kiley finds that she’s haunted not by spirits, but by thoughts of Jack….

SOMEONE ELSE’S SHADOW by Barbara Hambly

Maddie Laveau worries about her young roommate, Tessa, when she stays late to practice ballet in the old Glendower Building…and when Tessa goes missing, Maddie enlists mysterious tenant Phil Anderson to help. But is Phil the white knight she needs, or the predator she fears?


Once Upon a Time

Two full length fantasy romance thrillers for grown up readers!

In Fairytale, Brigit Malone discovers her talent at forging art has a magical root, and that one of the paintings she’s forced to replicate is actually a message from her twin sister, Bridin, calling her back to the land of Rush.

She must first win the trust of her enemy, and then betray him. Adam is a brooding, wounded man who refuses to believe in anything. Brigit can be his salvation, or become his living proof that magic and love do not exist.

In Forever Enchanted, Bridin must return to the enchanted land of Rush to reclaim her throne from the Dark Prince who took her kingdom. But Tristan’s been deposed by his evil brother, and now the two exiled lifelong enemies must work together, not only to free Rush from a reign of terror, but to ensure their very survival.

Eternal Love

All three novels in the Maggie’s epic paranormal trilogy, The Immortals; Eternity, Infinity, and Destiny.

“A rich, sensual, bewitching adventure of good vs. evil with love as the prize.” –Publisher’s Weekly on ETERNITY

Raven is a witch from the 1690s who flees the hangman’s noose in England to find a haven in Massachusetts Bay where the witch hysteria is about to tear her and her lover apart.

Arianna’s beginnings were in the Scottish Highlands where her sister died to save her, and an immortal warrior loved her beyond reason and life itself.

Nidaba was a high priestess in the Temple of Inanna in ancient Sumer, until the king fell for her, and his queen hunted her down.

In the present day, these three women find each other and their lovers once more, but the dark ones who hunted them for their powerful hearts, hunt them still.

Both historical and contemporary, both paranormal and spiritual, this epic series is like none you’ve read before, or ever will.

WINNER: RT Book Reviews: Reviewers Choice Award
WINNER: Reviewer’s Listserv: Best Paranormal Romance Award
WINNER: New Jersey Romance Writers: Golden Leaf Award
WINNER: P.E.A.R.L.E. Award of Excellence One of BN.com’s Top 12 Reads of the Year 


Immortality in the Out of This World Anthology

Love is the universal language. And nowhere is this more apparent than in these extraordinary stories from four of today’s hottest authors. From a futuristic cop caught in a crisis of the heart to a smoldering vision of an unusual love triangle, from the hunger for a human touch on an alien planet to a witch’s desperate search for the love of one man, these tales of paranormal romance will transport you to a time and a place you’ve never been before….


Love Me to Death in the Hearts of Darkness Anthology

From the masters of paranormal romance, three brand-new tales of seduction…

The Darkest Angel by Gena Showalter

A Lords of the Underworld tale

An iron-willed demon assassin, angel Lysander has never known lust—until he meets Bianka. Spawned from the bloodline of Lucifer, the beautiful but deadly Harpy is determined to lead the pure-hearted Lysander into temptation….

Love Me to Death by Maggie Shayne

Twenty-two years ago four teenage boys were convicted of a young girl’s murder. Now, in the form of a beautiful woman, the “victim” is seeking vengeance. And only one man dares to dig into the past to uncover its secrets…and set her free.

Lady of the Nile by Susan Krinard

Lady Tameri believes herself to be the reincarnation of an ancient Egyptian princess, and Leo Erskine has set out to prove her wrong…never dreaming that they are about to discover a prophecy that will bind them together forever.


Till Death in the Weddings from Hell Anthology

Some marriages are made in heaven . . . Some are not.

What happens when “the happiest day of your life” turns into a nightmare? Forget the drunken best man or the bridesmaid dresses from the ’80s . . . none of these wedding day disasters can compare to a cursed bride determined to make it down the aisle, or a vampire who is about to disrupt your wedding.

Join New York Times bestselling authors Maggie Shayne and Jeaniene Frost, USA Today bestseller Kathryn Smith, as well as Terri Garey in four unforgettable tales of unholy matrimony . . . where the grooms are dark, dangerous, and mostly dead, and to love and cherish till death takes on a whole new meaning.


Awaiting Moonrise in the Hot Blooded Anthology

Four HOT New York Times bestselling authors.  A HOT fiction quartet that will really arouse interest.  In the tradition of theHOT bestselling anthology, Fantasy.  Four HOT predators…Four HOT women.  THIS IS HOT BLOODED…

A bound man with a voracious appetite…A werewolf with human desires…A shape-shifter with one basic need…An immortal lover with a passion for mortal women. These are the stories of Hot Blooded.


The Darkness Within in the Moon Fever Anthology

Spellbinding paranormal stories by four stellar authors that will send shivers of desire down your spine.

In “Tempting Fate” by Susan Sizemore, Desiree dreams she spent a passion-filled night with sexy rock star Jon Coyote…and that he told her he was a vampire. But when Desiree discovers she is mysteriously pregnant, her erotic fantasy takes a strangely realistic turn.

An angry ghost is haunting Caroline’s house in “The Darkness Within” by award-winning author Maggie Shayne. But when sexy private investigator Jim Lipton offers to help discover what is going on, Caroline suspects that he has a personal interest in her ghost — and in her.

In “Cobwebs Over the Moon” by Lori Handeland, Manhattanite Carly Kelly is pursued by werewolves across the wintry Alaskan wilderness, and only ruggedly handsome soldier Dylan Shepard stands between her and death.

Lycanthropy takes an exotic tropical twist in “Crazy for the Cat” by Caridad Piñeiro. When scientist Jessica Morales travels to the Amazon jungle, she discovers that beneath the savage grace of her local guide, the handsome Javier da Costa, lurks a hidden wildness that is as tempting as it is dangerous.


Contemporary Western Boxed Sets & Stand-Alones


A Brand of Christmas

The TWO opening novels from New York Times bestseller Maggie Shayne’s TWO most popular series!

The Oklahoma All-Girl Brands, Book 1: THE BRANDS WHO CAME FOR CHRISTMAS:
When good girl Maya Brand, eldest of five and the pillar of the family, has a moment of weakness and a one night stand with a drifter, she finds herself pregnant with a naked ring finger. Most Big Falls, Oklahomans think it must be a case of immaculate conception. But the drifter returns and trouble follows. So do an early labor, a freak storm, and a Christmas you will never forget.

The Texas Brands, Book 1: THE LITTLEST COWBOY
Upright and Honest Sheriff Garrett Brand is furious with the younger brothers he’s raised when he finds a baby on the doorstep one hot Texas morning…until he sees the note with his own name on it. A motherless baby boy, a soft hearted rancher, an overprotective family, and a woman in deadly trouble spell heartwarming emotion, spine tingling passion, and breathless romance.

The Brand Family…
A Miracle in Every Story!


Buckles, Boots, & Mistletoe

Join Maggie Shayne and family for a very special holiday treat! Four Christmas romances by Maggie and her daughters, all set in Big Falls and nearby Tucker Lake, Oklahoma—the places Maggie’s Oklahoma Brands call home. Even more exciting, each of these stories will spin off into a series of its own.

Maggie Shayne’s CHRISTMAS BLUES
A true believer returns the music to a lonesome drifter’s soul.

Miranda’s Shayne’s FINDING CHRISTMAS
A small-town coffee shop owner melts a humbug hero’s wounded heart.

River Shayne’s A HERO FOR HANNAH
Can a woman in grave danger learn to trust one more time?

Jessica Lewis’s THE SOLDIER’S CHRISTMAS BABY
A lonely serviceman comes home for a holiday he’ll never forget.

Grab a cup of eggnog, curl up near the tree, and fall in love with the holidays all over again!