Haole Wood

By Dee DeTarsio

Maui . . . homicide . . . secret                                                                         
 

When Jaswinder Park is mysteriously summoned to the island of Maui in Hawaii to aid out her grandmother (who was once in penal complex for selling pakalolo), she finally ends up wasting her task. This fair-haired, light-skinned foreigner, known as 'haole' by way of the natives, drowns her sorrows in a neighborhood bar with a captivating land developer--who finally ends up useless. Jaswinder must remain at the island to discover the killer and end up it wasn't her grandmother.

A blistering sunburn leads her to a browsing dermatologist, in addition to an entire new occupation: designing protecting hotel garments for delicate pores and skin. From launching her garments line, Haole Wood, to preserving her grandmother out of hassle, Jaswinder learns to embody the island lifestyle. Where's a dad or mum angel if you want one? Aloha!                                                       
Winner: San Diego booklet Awards, Romance 
Next iteration Indie e-book Awards Finalist 
Readers' selection Nominee, Books and Pals 

Show description

Continue reading "Haole Wood"

Diary of a Vixen

By Chanel Jones

Jasmine was once a customary youngster born within the Dominican Republic, whose existence hadn't been so nice. After leaving the one position she had ever known as domestic, her existence without warning replaced for the more severe. compelled to stay with a Father who wishes no elements of her, actual abuse will quickly exhibit his disdain. Jasmine finally turns into homeless, residing at the streets and left to fend for herself on the delicate age of 16. Having nowhere else to head and nobody in her nook, she unearths herself in a gaggle domestic the place she fast turns into the objective. stick with Jasmine’s trip of heartache and drug addictions, as she appears for romance in all of the unsuitable areas. All she ever sought after was once a occupation, dependable buddies and greater than something, love. occasionally in lifestyles, even the main least difficult of items are by no means effortless to come back by way of. For Jasmine, the difficulty by no means looked as if it would finish, and lifestyles for her had regularly been a downhill spiral. Meet Jasmine Hertz, of Chanel’s debut novel, Rap superstar. while a trip has been not anything yet one undesirable state of affairs after one other and you've got by no means realized tips to belief, you’re left without different selection, yet to have a chilly heart......

Show description

Continue reading "Diary of a Vixen"

Hyena Moon: Moon Series

By Jeanette Battista

Miami continues to be within the fingers of the wereleopard extended family. Sekhmet's assassination has been handled, and Samara's try to take over the town has been stopped for now. yet issues are usually not uncomplicated for Kess, in particular now that she has Samara's son, Rafe, to accommodate. whereas others see just a undercover agent, Kess is set to assist the broken younger guy deserted via his mom. Rafe is torn: his mom left him within the fingers of the wereleopards, most likely to die, yet Kess has handled him extra like a visitor than a prisoner. yet Rafe nonetheless feels a feeling of loyalty to his werehyena pack, and he is uniquely put to assemble details that his mom will desire if she ever hopes to take Miami. issues develop much more complex for the younger werehyena while Cormac's non-were sister involves city for a trip. Rafe unearths himself occupied with the woman, discovering a growing number of purposes to question his loyalty to his pack. Rafe is aware his mom isn't really performed with Miami or Kess. within the ultimate bloody clash among wereleopard and hyena, which part will he select?

Show description

Continue reading "Hyena Moon: Moon Series"

The Book of Love

By Lynn Weingarten

In the paranormal sequel to The mystery Sisterhood of Heartbreakers by way of Lynn Weingarten, Lucy needs to holiday the sisterhood's curse earlier than she loses her likelihood at real love.

Since she joined the key Sisterhood of Heartbreakers, Lucy's lifestyles has been ideal. ladies are looking to be her. Boys are looking to date her. She has entry to magic. And her damaged center has thoroughly healed. Her in basic terms remorse is that her ally, Tristan, continues to be hurting from her rejection.

As she searches for how to heal Tristan's middle, she discovers the reality in the back of her initiation into the sisterhood—and that her sisters have unbelievable secrets and techniques they have been preserving from her. Trapped in a bunch she now not trusts, Lucy realizes it simply should be higher to danger a damaged center than to by no means fall in love back.

Show description

Continue reading "The Book of Love"

Someone To Watch Over Her (A Year Of Loving Dangerously): A Novel (Intimate Moments, 1058)

By Margaret Watson

THE AGENT: Marcus Waters, loner- yet now not for lengthy! THE challenge: conserving blameless good looks Jessica Burke secure until eventually her kidnappers are stumbled on. the final word problem: conserving himself from falling tough and quick for a girl too younger- and too blameless- for this world-weary agent. He' d came upon her on a storm-swept seashore, bruised, attractive- and short of his safety. yet sharing shut quarters with candy Jessica quickly ended in spiraling ardour. And Marcus realized too overdue that this younger attractiveness had entrusted him not just along with her existence- yet along with her innocence. Now, as they waited out the risk jointly, Marcus battled an excellent higher enemy to his bachelor middle- love!

Show description

Continue reading "Someone To Watch Over Her (A Year Of Loving Dangerously): A Novel (Intimate Moments, 1058)"

Devious (A Bentz/Montoya Novel)

By Lisa Jackson

"Terrifying. . .A Creepy Thriller." –Publishers Weekly

When New Orleans detective Reuben Montoya is named to enquire a homicide along with his accomplice Rick Bentz, he is stunned to acknowledge the sufferer. Camille Renard, an outdated high-school good friend, used to be came across at the altar of St. Marguerite's cathedral, wearing a yellowed bridal dress and viciously garroted. . .

"Will fulfill sequence lovers in addition to Readers Who get pleasure from Lisa Gardner And Linda Fairstein." –Library Journal

Valerie Houston's more youthful sister, Camille, had a knack for making undesirable offerings. She left Texas after falling for Val's soon-to-be ex-husband, Slade. yet as Val digs deeper into Camille's loss of life, she realizes how little she particularly understands approximately her sister and their shared prior.

"A Nail-Biting story Of risky secrets and techniques And lethal Passions." --Booklist

Soon extra our bodies are chanced on brutally slaughtered. not anyone is past suspicion. not anyone is safe--least of all Valerie, whose connection to a twisted case is nearer, and extra risky, than she ever may have imagined. For this killer is familiar with all, forgives not anything, and won't leisure till Valerie turns into the subsequent to pay for her sins. . .

"The plot machinations are great and emotional turmoil equivalent to the paintings of James Lee Burke and Tony Hillerman is helping make Devious a gorgeous success." –The windfall Journal

"Explosively riveting." –The windfall Journal

Show description

Continue reading "Devious (A Bentz/Montoya Novel)"

Skios: A Novel

By Michael Frayn

Longlisted for the guy Booker Prize and a Washington Post impressive e-book of the Year

On the non-public Greek island of Skios, the high-paying visitors of a world-renowned beginning organize for the yearly keynote handle, to take delivery of this yr via Dr. Norman Wilfred, an getting older and bulky authority at the clinical association of technological know-how. He seems to be unusually younger and fascinating, and everybody is quickly consuming out of his hand.

Meanwhile, in a distant villa on the different finish of the island, the ravishing Georgie has agreed to spend a furtive horizontal weekend with a infamous schemer, who has routinely didn't ensue. Trapped there together with her as a substitute is a pompous, balding person known as Dr. Norman Wilfred, who has misplaced his whereabouts, his baggage, and his temper―indeed, every thing he possesses except the textual content of a lecture at the clinical association of science.

In a spiraling farce approximately upright teachers, bold climbers, and dotty philanthropists, Michael Frayn, "the god of farce" (Entertainment Weekly), tells a narrative of private disintegration, probing his everlasting subject of ways we all know what we all know whilst he can provide us to the outer limits of hilarity.

Show description

Continue reading "Skios: A Novel"

IN PLAIN VIEW (Valley of Choice)

By Olivia Newport

Annie’s quest for simplicity is set to get complex. approximately a yr after leaving her winning yet unsatisfying high-tech lifestyles, she wonders if she will really be successful at being Amish. A profitable task provide, a purple gown, and the shadow of an Amish lady trying to find a husband create a vortex that clouds Annie’s selection. Her mom and dad look made up our minds to sabotage her efforts, and Rufus Beiler, an Amish wood worker who captured her center, leaves room for doubt approximately their destiny. but if an explosion brings Annie below suspicion, can she transparent her identify and produce the long run into undeniable view?

Valley of selection Series:
ebook 1 - by accident Amish
e-book 2 - In undeniable View
publication three - Taken for English - to be had February 2014

 

 

Show description

Continue reading "IN PLAIN VIEW (Valley of Choice)"

Bone Magic (Sisters of the Moon, Book 7)

By Yasmine Galenorn

The New York Times bestselling writer of Demon Mistress returns with a brand new sensual Otherworld paranormal...

one other equinox is right here, and life's getting extra tumultuous for the D'Artigo sisters. Smoky, the dragon of Camille's goals, needs to choose from his kin and her. Plus, the sisters cannot find the recent demon basic on the town. And Camille's summoned to Otherworld, pondering she'll reunite together with her long-lost soul mate Trillian. yet as soon as there, she needs to suffer a drastic ritual that might eternally swap her and people she loves.

Show description

Continue reading "Bone Magic (Sisters of the Moon, Book 7)"