August 2016 New Releases
How is your summer TBR list looking? If you’re running low on books, why not check out these brand new releases, including the latest from Robyn Carr, Heather Graham, Marie Force and more!
Arizona Wild by Linda Lael Miller
Losing her memory in a mysterious tragedy years before left Mojo Sheepshanks not knowing who she is or how to get on with her life. Now the wisecracking Mojo, who hangs out at Bad-Ass Bert’s Biker Saloon in Cave Creek, Arizona, suddenly begins seeing ghosts…and discovering clues to her real identity. Meanwhile, sexy cop Tucker Darroch has her heart racing and her passions revved up to maximum overdrive!
Swept Away by Robyn Carr
The emotional story of a young woman’s journey as she leaves behind all the things she thought she wanted only to discover who she really is. Jennifer Chaise is proud of her life. Coming from nothing, she’s used her beauty to her advantage and is swept up in a glamorous world of wealth and privilege as the mistress of a high-flying businessman. But when she walks in on a violent scene in their Las Vegas hotel room, Jennifer knows she can no longer ignore the truth about her boyfriend and she flees.
Deadly Fate by Heather Graham
When Clara Avery goes to nearby Bear Island, she comes across a scene of bloody mayhem. She also meets Thor Erikson, soon to be a member of the FBI’s elite paranormal unit, the Krewe of Hunters. Thor’s been sent to investigate several grotesque killings, with the dead posed to resemble the victims of notorious murderers. Thor and Clara share an unusual skill: the ability to communicate with the dead. Their growing love—and their contact with the ghosts of the victims—brings them together to solve the case…and prevent a deadly fate of their own!
The Secrets She Kept by Brenda Novak
The rich and powerful Josephine Lazarow, matriarch of Fairham Island, is dead. The police say it’s suicide, but Keith, her estranged son, doesn’t believe it. Keith bears scars from his childhood, but he’s worked hard to overcome the past. He’s also accumulated a fortune of his own. But as soon as he learns of his mother’s death, he returns to Fairham. He feels he owes it to his grandfather to put the family empire together again—and he’s determined to find his mother’s killer.
Fatal Identity by Marie Force
As the first anniversary of her marriage to Vice President Nick Cappuano approaches, Lieutenant Sam Holland is dreaming of Bora Bora. But real life has a way of intervening, and Sam soon finds herself taking on one of the most perplexing cases of her career. Government worker Josh Hamilton begs Sam to investigate his shocking claim that his parents stole him from another family thirty years ago. When a member of Josh’s family is brutally murdered, Sam begins to question how deep this cover-up goes.
Into Dust by B.J. Daniels
As the daughter of a presidential candidate, Cassidy Hamilton left the Montana family ranch to escape notoriety and live her own life. But when someone tries to abduct her off a Houston sidewalk, Cassidy finds protection in the tall, dark and sexy form of cowboy Jack Durand. The gorgeous Texan doesn’t recognize her, wants nothing from her and is determined to keep her safe.
Don’t Tempt Me by Lori Foster
Jason Guthrie has no time for entanglements. But his nights are another story… And when his lovely new neighbor, Honor Brown, reluctantly accepts his help in remodeling her house, Jason finds himself wishing his handyman skills could knock down the defenses she keeps building around herself. Martial arts teacher Sullivan Dean knows real danger when he sees it—even when it takes the form of the gorgeous blonde helping her friend move in across the street. Sullivan can’t seem to keep his hands off the real woman behind that flirty charm—or keep his heart from landing at her feet…
The Inn at Eagle Point by Sherryl Woods
It’s been years since Abby O’Brien Winters set foot in Chesapeake Shores. Then one panicked phone call from her youngest sister brings her racing back home to protect Jess’s dream of renovating the charming Inn at Eagle Point. But saving the inn from foreclosure means dealing not only with her own fractured family, but also with Trace Riley, the man Abby left ten years ago.
Note: This book is a reissue
Keeper’s Reach by Carla Neggers
Emma Sharpe and Colin Donovan, two of the FBI’s most valuable agents, are preparing for their next big assignment—their wedding—when Colin’s brother Mike alerts them that onetime friends from his military past are on Sharpe and Donovan home turf on the Maine coast. Now private security contractors, they want to meet with Mike. Not every connection is a conspiracy, but as the tangled web of secrets unravels, Emma and Colin face their greatest danger yet. With everyone they know involved, they must decide who they can trust…or lose everything for good.
Note: This book is a reissue
Bachelor Unforgiving by Brenda Jackson
Harlequin Kimani Romance
They say you can forgive but you can never forget. Virgil Bougard takes that saying to heart. Four years ago Kara Goshay believed a vicious lie about him and ended their relationship. And even after her apology, Virgil is still bitter. He doesn’t intend to make things easy for Kara when his family’s firm hires her PR company to revamp his playboy image. But faking a liaison with Kara for the media backfires when the line between fantasy and reality is blurred by strong sexual attraction.
Carides’s Forgotten Wife by Maisey Yates
Greek billionaire Leon Carides has it all: wealth, power, notoriety, even a wife—though he’s never touched his convenient, innocent bride. Then an accident rids this damaged, debauched playboy of his memories… Leon remembers nothing, except his wife’s sparkling blue eyes. Now the desire he feels for Rose overrides the gaps in his past, making her impossible to resist!
Six-Gun Showdown by Delores Fossen
“I’m not dead.” The voice mail rocks deputy sheriff Jax Crockett to his core. A year ago, Paige was murdered by the Moonlight Strangler. Yet his ex-wife just showed up at his ranch—out of options and out of time. There are only two reasons Paige would come back to Texas with a killer hot on her heels: Jax and their toddler son. Faking her death was the only way to keep them alive. But now it’s Jax who’s risking everything to protect his family.
Four in Hand by Stephanie Laurens
Harlequin Bestselling Author Collection
Infamous rogue Max Rotherbridge unexpectedly inherits a dukedom—and four lovely young wards along with it. Suddenly he has to protect the four ladies from other rakes like him. But it’s the eldest sister, Caroline, who is giving him real trouble. Because she’s the one he wants for his own…
Falling for the Secret Millionaire by Kate Hardy
Nicole Thomas would much rather be working than dating! Nursing a bruised heart after her ex’s betrayal, she’s focusing all her energy on making her dream of running an independent cinema come true. Her only distraction is the man she’s been chatting with online. When reformed rebel and business rival Gabriel meets Nicole, he’s taken aback by the strength of their chemistry… It doesn’t take him long to realize they’ve met before—online!
Cowboy Untamed by Vicki Lewis Thompson
Potter Sapphire Ferguson had one rule: no more artists. There have been too many disappointments and too many heartbreaks. That is, until she sees wildlife metal artist Grady Magee welding a sculpture of wolves, and Sapphire’s self-control is completely incinerated. Whoa, Nellie. A cowboy with an artist’s soul…and a hard, sexy body. How can she resist?
An Heir for the Billionaire by Kat Cantrell
After learning her billionaire father is dying, Nora Winchester O’Malley rushes to his bedside in Chicago—and right into an old friend’s arms. Reid Chamberlain is there to comfort the young widowed mom when she needs it most. But what passes between them isn’t mere compassion…it’s sheer passion. Reid has been all business for so long, shutting down his emotions as he built up his hotel empire. Now Nora and her adorable child have come along, stirring up demons he must face to have a shot at a future…
The Pregnant Colton Bride by Marie Ferrarella
Harlequin Romantic Suspense
Mirabella Freeman, secretary to security expert Zane Colton, thought being pregnant and alone were her biggest problems… That is, until police discover a bank account in her name, complete with mysterious payments supposedly by Zane’s missing stepfather! Now not only is Mirabella a suspect in Eldridge Colton’s disappearance, but she’s bombarded by rumors about the identity of her child’s father. So when her gorgeous Colton cowboy boss proposes a marriage of convenience to save face—and her reputation—Mirabella is stunned, yet ready to say, “I do!”
Just Kiss Me by Rachel Gibson
It’s been years since Vivian Leigh Rochet last saw Harrison Whitley-Shuler. She was a teenager scrubbing houses for a living. He was the gorgeous son of rich parents, not fit for the likes of her. Vivian had vowed to get out of Charleston, become a big Hollywood star, and stick it to the snooty girls who made her cry. Harrison got out too making it all the way to Wall Street, until a heart attack forced him to trade in his cufflinks for a good set of hand tools. Now he’s come face-to-face with the one who got away.
The Stranger by Anna del Mar
The scars of the past have left their mark, both physical and emotional, on former military pilot Seth Erickson. Off-grid in the far reaches of the bitter Alaskan wilderness, he wants only to be left alone with his ghosts. But he can’t ignore a woman in need—beautiful, stranded and nearly frozen with fear. Hiding out in the isolated cabin of the secretive wounded warrior who saved her, Summer Silva knows she must do what she fears most. Putting her trust in a stranger is all she has left.
The Gun Runner by Scott Hildreth
The forbidden love between an ex-marine gone bad and a Mafia princess can only lead to disaster in the first book in Scott Hildreth’s new off-the-charts-sexy Mafia Made series.