7 Steamy Reads for a Cold Winter’s Night
by Karen Green
It really doesn’t matter what the groundhog says—no matter how you look at it, there’s still plenty of winter left. The upside is that if we’re going to be stuck inside, we may as well be reading—and we should definitely be reading something that will help banish the chill.
These 7 books are steamy enough to keep us warm through whatever weather winter still has in store for us. And what these books have in store for us is heat we’ll feel burning off the page. We might even start hoping that winter lasts longer than the groundhog’s prediction—just so we can keep on reading.
Inseparable (Madaris Family Saga) by Brenda Jackson
Originally published in 2011
Living under Reese Madaris’s roof makes LaKenna James the envy of every woman in town. But the offer of a place to stay fro Houston’s most eligible bachelor is strictly platonic—just until Kenna’s new condo is completed. He has no idea that his best friend has been attracted to him since college, and Kenna plans to keep it that way.
Flare Up (Boston Fire) by Shannon Stacey
Firefighter Grant Cutter is contemplating leaving Boston when a 911 call brings the woman who shattered his heart back into his life. Cutting ties with Grant was the hardest thing Wren Everett ever had to do, but she thought it was the only way to keep him safe. Now the threat is back—and Grant is determined to see them both through to safety, together.
Take Me (The Art of Pleasure) by Tracy Wolff
Hope Stiles needs inspiration. And tuition money. And a mentor who will teach her how to turn iron into art. Enter Deacon Vick, world-famous sculptor and recluse extraordinaire. When Hope answers his ad for an artist’s model, she gets more than just a job. She gets the answer to her every fantasy—Including the ones she didn’t even know she had.
Engaging the Enemy (The Bourbon Brothers) by Reese Ryan
Parker Abbott will do whatever it takes to be the next CEO of King’s Finest Distillery, even play fake fiancé to his childhood nemesis, Kayleigh Jemison. Yet as he and the fiery redhead get reacquainted, sparks fly and real passion emerges. But when her ex wants a second chance, who will Kayleigh choose?
A Virgin to Redeem the Billionaire by Dani Collins
Billionaire Kaine Michaels has just given Gisella Drummond, daughter of one of New York’s most influential dynasties, a shocking ultimatum: use her spotless reputation to save his own or he’ll ruin her family for betraying him! Kaine knows Gisella wants him, but uncovering sweet Gisella’s virginity makes Kaine want her for so much more than just revenge.
Untamed (Hotel Temptation) by Caitlin Crews
Lucinda Graves wants to add a tropical hotel to her growing property empire—and she always gets what she wants. The only obstacle in her way is the devastatingly handsome owner, Jason Kaoki, who’s determined to negotiate the way he knows best: in the bedroom.
On His Knees by Cathryn Fox
Summer Love is after Tate Carson’s grandfather’s billions. And New York lawyer Tate will stop at nothing to prove she’s a fraud. Not even following her to glamorous St. Moritz. But he never imagined falling under her sexy spell and now she’s exposing his every carnal desire—and maybe even his heart.
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