Some heroes are born and some are forged by events.

Marisa’s best friend Carolyn is killed by a train, but then Carolyn’s husband claims she committed suicide. Proving he’s wrong will be a heroic feat. EMT Nick Stark seems a natural for the job.

Yet the truths Marisa and Nick uncover spark unexpected danger. Does the secret of Marisa’s parentage tie in with Carolyn’s death? And is Marisa prepared to face the truth in order to identify whoever now wants her dead?

 

          

 

 

 

He learns secrets with a touch. He has secrets to hide.

Insurance investigator Gabrielle Healey uses her touch clairvoyance to learn the truth about disasters. But when the crippled Densmore building can’t provide the answers she needs to deny the claim, surely the man who designed it can. The evidence points to a flawed design. A touch will confirm his guilt.

Brilliant architect Christian Ziko has secrets he can’t reveal, and not that he caused the building he created to collapse. With the victims’ families howling for justice and a grand jury poised to indict him, he must uncover what happened so he can clear his name and his conscience. Yet his brother and business partner discourage him. When a clue unearths terrible truths about the people he trusts, Christian is forced to ask beautiful Gabrielle for help. But someone wants their investigation terminated…and is willing to kill to keep their secrets hidden.

 

Defend me in court or else, accused racketeer Adam Steele orders.

The last thing defense attorney Bryce Gannon wants to do is get another criminal acquitted. And it does look like it might be the last thing he does. Somebody has already tried to kill him. Now the Feds tell him there’s a traitor in Steele’s organization who may be gunning for him and that Steele has sent him a beautiful spy to make sure Bryce complies.

The Attorney General orders Ciara Alafita to find out if Bryce is corrupt. She hates liars and now she’s become one. But finding the truth about Bryce is as hard as finding the identity of the person trying to kill him. As she challenges the cold attorney to thaw, she finds many things to like about him … if she can ignore he’s defending a mobster. But if she can’t convince Bryce to let the Feds protect him or to give up the Steele case, she might never get the chance to admit the truth or her feelings to him.

 

 
 

Lies are his specialty, but sometimes the truth can be deadly.

Actor turned private investigator Charlie Ziffkin has traced a stolen sculpture to the hometown that haunts him. He needs to find the statue and get out of town fast, but when he learns the police use his former sweetheart Juliana Sanchez’s psychic abilities to locate stolen goods, their reunion seems fated. He loved her as a boy; as a man with a terrible secret, he has to let her go.

Juliana knows firsthand how well Charlie plays whatever role suits him, whether P.I. or lover, so he could be pretending to desire her while using her to find the sculpture. He stole her teenage heart and now she’s risking it again, but if she doesn’t help him, he’ll be in even greater danger. Being with him is the ultimate thrill … until bullets fly.

Charlie and Juliana are in over their heads with ruthless men willing to kill, and with the sizzling attraction they can’t control. Will this be the last role this chameleon ever plays?

 

Her dreams will show her who wants him dead, but who can sleep with a sexy man and danger close?

Ileana Alvarez Calderon and her family are bound to the past: them to a country they left two generations ago, and her to a deceased fiancé. But the Sight has shown she’ll have a forbidden lover. Meeting importer Michael Ziffkin awakens a part of her she thought died with her fiancé. But now she dreams of danger, and to protect this man her family rejects, she will have to defy them.

Haunted by the past, Michael has built his business empire to protect his family. Now his company is under siege. As the threats expand to his customers, including the Calderons, Michael and Ileana must uncover who has targeted their industry. Family duty brought them together, but will family pressure tear them apart? In a city gone mad, two cultures collide and the shadowy violence against them erupts into the open. Will they survive to make Ileana’s vision a reality?

 

   

 

       
 
Treaty talks bring Amara to Rubiya, a country rumored to sacrifice royal children to wild Jaxtar cats. More rumors abound about a half man, half Jaxtar called J'Tar. When Amara meets the J'Tar, a man named Curran, he is a warrior trained to protect his brother, Rubiya's ruler. She cannot believe the rumors. But she witnesses his shapeshifting and is horrified. She cannot reconcile the wild Jaxtar with the dangerous man who fascinates her.

Curran is attracted to Amara's strength and honor in her role as bodyguard to the ambassador's wife. He sees himself reflected in her. She is his other half. The Jaxtar part of him sees his mate. Despite his vow of loyalty and service to his brother, Amara begins to consume a larger part of his heart and thoughts.

Bit by bit, Amara and Curran give in to the passionate hunger they feel towards each other, a passion they cannot control.



 
When Arkady meets Riana, he knows why he's been given the gift of healing magic. She's a J'Tar, a shapeshifter, part human, part Jaxtar. She's also royal niece of the ruler, angry daughter, and bereaved mother of Jaxtar kits who left her when weaned. She's wild with anger, grief and the desire to be free.

The healer's apprentice offers Riana healing, then friendship, then himself as sire for her human children.and to be her lover. Riana takes the bait of a human pregnancy, but one night with Arkady explodes into passion she cannot live without. Still, she won't let any man cage her.

Arkady has secrets. He is a Jaxtar in a human body whose destiny is to be the J'Tar's mate. He is full of untapped magic he cannot use. He's formed a mate bond with Riana that she fears will steal her freedom. But he'll do anything to win her love-vanquish her fears, help her find her kits, make her mindless with passion. Riana is a woman worth winning and his secrets will make him the victor.


 
 
Dr. Sheleigh OBrien was supposed to be a scientific observer, not mated to the future ruler of a planet on the cusp of civil war. She came to study his people. Instead, Kleet Kryszan, heir to the planet, claimed her as his mate, unlocking the passion between them and the secrets of Avera no outsider has ever seen. But their secret hides a darker one--a deep unrest among a faction considered inferior.
      
Denali is the most gorgeous man Mala has ever seen, one of the feline Felisians. His every sensuous movement stirs passion prohibited to unmarried women from her planet. Stranded alone with him, she knows she should resist. But with every touch, every glance, every word, he's seducing her, awakening the need, building the urge. Does he only want her because none of his kind survived the shuttle crash, though? When they're rescued, and Denali is reunited with his kind once more, will he abandon her?