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Series: Blood and Sunlight
Blood and Sunlight: A Maryland Vampire Story
(Book 1 in Series)

by Jamie Wasserman
Horror / Paranormal / Romance / Vampire

Not your average vampire tale.

Published: August 2010
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11.99 US Trade Paperback
5.25x8
264 pages EAN13
978-1935563327
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81649 words EAN13
978-1935563310

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A young woman feels trapped in the doldrums of small hometown life as the reluctant girlfriend of a wannabe vampire - until she meets the real thing.

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Rating: Language, violence, and sexual content/situations.


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Series: Blood and Sunlight
Angel Moon
(Book 2 in Series)

by Jamie Wasserman
Horror / Paranormal / Romance / Vampire

The vampire tale continues.

Published: July 2012
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9.99 US Trade Paperback
5.25x8
178 pages EAN13
978-1935563914
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47660 words EAN13
978-1935563907

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Kirsten Tyler's father and brother were brutally murdered – drained of blood – when she was just a little girl. The angels came to comfort her and watch over her, but then suddenly left. She's spent the last ten years trying to find them. Answers she sought about the past threaten to wreck her future when people close to her start turning up murdered – again.

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Rating: Language, violence, and sexual references/situations.


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The Cat's Fancy

by Gwynn E. Ambrose
Romance / Contemporary / Comedy

A cute romance - with a cat's helping paw.

Published: May 2010
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6.99 US Trade Paperback
5.25x8
140 pages EAN13
978-1935563037
2.99 Ebook
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42180 words EAN13
978-1935563136

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Humans may think they're at the top of the food chain, but cats know better. Every now and then, humans need a little help, and Max the Cat meets the challenge when his human Kari gets in deep doo-doo after losing her job. His solution? Kari needs a man - and fast!

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Rating: Mild sexual references.


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Series: Crystal Clear
Storm Ryder
(Book 1 in Series)

by Dana Warryck
Romance / Science-Fiction / Romance

First in the science-fiction romance series, Crystal Clear.

Published: August 2009
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9.99 US Trade Paperback
5.25x8
332 pages EAN13
978-0981961484
3.99 Ebook
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106803 words EAN13
978-0981961491

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A young widow and her son are caught in a deadly tug-of-war of intergalactic proportion over top-secret alien biotechnology missing from the military – and the original owners want it back!

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Rating: Sexual content and some violence.


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Dark Crescendo

by Lucille Naroian
Romance / Contemporary / Women's Fiction

A young pianist, newly widowed, makes a bold bid for independence and love in this dark emotional romance.

Published: May 2011
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8.99 US Trade Paperback
5.25x8
196 pages EAN13
978-1935563457
2.99 Ebook
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46615 words EAN13
978-1935563440

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At the funeral of her famous pianist husband, Joanna Reed Dalton is stunned to see her former lover, Nick Jordan. For the last three years of her loveless marriage to Steven, she has dreamed of being with Nick again - and finally, he's back. As a pianist in her own right, Joanna now has a chance to enjoy life. The question is, will Nick be a part of it - and will her father allow it? Joanna's bid for freedom and love could end in heartbreak or happiness. Tension and uncertainty build in a dark crescendo, with the outcome unknown until the final notes.

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Rating: Sexual content.


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Series: Dominatrix-Online.com
Mistress Blackheart: Policeman's Prerogative
(Book 1 in Series)

by Dallas White
Romance / Erotic / Comedy / Romance

First installment of the erotic romance series Dominatrix-Online.com

Published: August 2009
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10.49 US Trade Paperback
6x9
292 pages EAN13
978-0981961477
2.99 Ebook
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147785 words EAN13
978-0981961415

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"You've been very naughty, and you must be punished!" A snarky online dominatrix who avoids commitment like the plague finally meets her match. But will she be able to let her guard down and learn to love? Or will she stay on the dark path of domination and punishment?

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Rating: Graphic sexual content and language.


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Feminine Products

by Rita Plush
Women's Fiction / Contemporary / Romance / Family Issues

Women's fiction by the author of 'Lily Steps Out.'

Published: October 2015
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11.99 US Trade Paperback
6x9
218 pages EAN13
978-1938758416
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89310 words EAN13
978-1938758409

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Rusty Scanlon, owner of a trendy boutique in the outskirts of New York City, Rusty has an eye for fashion and a gift for messing up her love life. She doesn’t trust men because they’ve all abandoned her – including her father, who ran out on her when she was only six years old. But when she meets Walter Margolis, she thinks she's found Mr. Right - until she tells him she’s pregnant. When a con man mentions knowing her father, she decides to find out the truth and find her father. Until she does, she can't commit to a life with Walter. Along the way, she and those around her learn about losing love and finding it, and what it means to be a family.

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Series: Good and Evil
Lucifer's Last Lover
(Book 1 in Series)

by Dana Warryck
Romance / Supernatural / Paranormal / Angel-Demon

First in the supernatural romance series, Good and Evil.

Published: August 2009
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9.99 US Trade Paperback
5.25x8
316 pages EAN13
978-1935563006
9.99 US Trade Paperback
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248 pages EAN13
978-1935563006
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81453 words EAN13
978-1935563051

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An aura of light surrounded him, illuminating his perfection with intensity strong enough to induce an epiphany. This was an angel - or The Devil incarnate - in a black tuxedo.

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Rating: Graphic sexual content, language, and violence. Subject matter may be objectionable to some deeply religious readers.


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Heart of Steele

by Kessa Stranberg
Romance / Contemporary / Women's Fiction

Published: January 2010
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11.29 US Trade Paperback
5.25x8
300 pages EAN13
978-1935563150
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110658 words EAN13
978-1935563143

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A successful Chicago corporate attorney returns to his small hometown with one objective - to crash his half-brother's wedding. But when he meets the bride-to-be, he has another goal in mind - to replace his brother as the groom!

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Rating: Sexual references and graphic content, language.


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Holding Back the Day

by Jamie Wasserman
Horror / Paranormal / Romance / Vampire

By the author of wildly popular BLOOD AND SUNLIGHT comes a new vampire tale.

Published: December 2011
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11.99 US Trade Paperback
5.25x8
270 pages EAN13
978-1935563815
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64820 words EAN13
978-1935563808

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Claire's best friend and inspiration is her courageous and forthright grandmother Millie. Claire wants to be like her, but that's not such an easy task. When a charismatic boy named Jack comes to town, Claire realizes there's more to her grandmother than she'd ever guessed. Millie's harboring a big secret, and Claire suspects that secret is perennially mysterious Jack.

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Pixie

by Willa K. Danes
Romance / Magical / Fantasy

A magical romance.

Published: June 2009
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9.99 US Trade Paperback
5.25x8
320 pages EAN13
978-0981961460
2.99 Ebook
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113347 words EAN13
978-0981961422

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To save her dwindling clan, a three-inch fairy must find and return with a childhood playmate who's now a human man all grown up!

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Rating: Mild sexual content.


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Talk of the Town

by Lucille Naroian
Romance / Contemporary / Women's Fiction

Published: May 2010
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7.99 US Trade Paperback
5.25x8
214 pages EAN13
978-1935563228
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64984 words EAN13
978-1935563082

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A mystery writer trying to gain the respect her craft deserves runs afoul of a caustic talk-show host who hates mystery writers with a passion that engulfs them both. Yesterday they were strangers ... today they’re the talk of the town!

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Rating: Sexual content and language.


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Series: The Protectorate
Patriarch
(Book 1 in Series)

by Dana Warryck
Romance / Paranormal / Vampire

First in the vampire romance series, The Protectorate.

Published: August 2009
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10.99 US Trade Paperback
6x9
280 pages EAN13
978-1935563013
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111934 words EAN13
978-1935563068

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A vampire sworn to protect the secret existence of his people must stop a rogue killer, but risks everything to save a human child - and love a mortal woman.

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Rating: Graphic sexual content, language, and violence.


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Unforgettable

by Lucille Naroian
Romance / Contemporary / Women's Fiction

Published: November 2009
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6.99 US Trade Paperback
5.25x8
162 pages EAN13
978-1935563044
2.99 Ebook
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47816 words EAN13
978-1935563075
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A woman jilted and robbed by a con man is left stranded on Cape Cod in a rain storm. Out of nowhere she's threatened by a Doberman, but is quickly rescued by the dog's owner, a famous playwright whose own life is complicated by a Chinese housekeeper with a drinking problem, and a cross-dressing actor vying for the lead in his new play. These two put-upon individuals are meant for each other, but their personal secrets and mistrust keep them apart. Is their love destined to remain unrequited, or will it be unforgettable?

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Rating: Sexual content.

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