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Cover Art: Sing your pleasure /
Sing your pleasure
Arthur, Artist C.
Charlene Quinn can't believe her luck when she lands a contract with L.A.'s hottest record label. And she'll be laying down tracks with none other than Akil Hutton in his private Miami studio. Despite Akil's gruff attitude, Charlene is powerfully attracted to him. She never dreams the feeling's mutual ... until the night she ends up in his arms. Akil knows Charlene is headed straight for stardom - and his heart. So he's holding tight to secrets from his past ...
Adult Fiction ARTHUR
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Cover Art: Winter kisses /
Winter kisses
Arthur, Artist C.
Monica Lakefield is called the "Ice Queen" after the love of her life broke her heart. But when she goes to an Aspen resort, the corporate heiress discovers Alexander Bennett, the CEO of his own company. When snowbound together, will they find love?
Adult Fiction ARTHUR
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Cover Art: A good man is hard to find /
A good man is hard to find
Billingsley, ReShonda Tate.
After her company is bought out by a tabloid magazine, career-driven journalist Ava Cole is less than thrilled to be covering celebrity fluff stories, even if her first assignment sends her to Aruba for the high-profile wedding of pop star India Wright. Maybe a solo excursion far from home will help her forget about her crazy family and her suddenly ex-boyfriend, who seems to have trouble with two simple words: "I do." It doesn't take long for the steamy island atmosphere to work its magic and Ava finds herself enjoying a sexy flirtation with Cliff, the photographer shooting the singer's nuptials. Just as their attraction heats up, Ava uncovers a bombshell of blackmail, deadly deceptions, and international intrigue that will all but destroy India Wright. With ominous threats closing in after the story leaks, whom can Ava trust with her explosive information, her heart, and her life?--p. [4] cover.
Adult Fiction BILLING
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Cover Art: White lines /
White lines
Brown, Tracy, 1974-
Jada left home at the age of sixteen, running from her own demons and the horrors of physical abuse inflicted by her mother's boyfriend. She partied hard, and life seemed good when she was with Born, the neighborhood kingpin whose name was synonymous with money, power, and respect. But all his love couldn't save her from a crack addiction. Jada goes from crack addict and prostitute to survivor and back again before she finds the strength to live for herself and come out on top. And her stormy romance with one of the fiercest hustlers on the streets makes White Lines one of the most unforgettable urban loves stories of the year.
Adult Fiction
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Cover Art: Break every rule /
Break every rule
Ray, Francis.
"Dominique Falcon is a gorgeous model, a wealthy socialite--and a total fool when it comes to love. After falling for a charmer who was after her money, she's decided to set some ground rules for romance, starting with: Don't be richer than your man. But that was before she met Trent Masters, a ruggedly sexy truck driver who drives her crazy... He might be rough around the edges, but Trent is a hardworking man who built his successful trucking firm from humble beginnings. Dominique can't ignore the sparks between them--but dating a man so soon after his fiance?e betrayed him would be breaking another basic rule: Don't trust a man on the rebound. Even so, things are heating up fast and--even though she might get burned--Dominique is ready to risk it all. In the game of love, rules are made to be broken..."--P. [4] of cover.
Adult Fiction RAY
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Cover Art: Field of pleasure /
Field of pleasure
Rochon, Farrah
Life is one endless touchdown for Jared Dawson, the star cornerback for the New York Sabers. Or it is until he discovers his girlfriend in bed with another man. So Jared returns to flings-with-no-strings until he meets choreographer Chyna McCrea. Can they find a way to make love work?
Adult Fiction ROCHON
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Cover Art: Chemistry of desire /
Chemistry of desire
Schuster, Melanie, 1951-
Hoping for a restful vacation in Hilton Head, surgeon Todd Wainwright's plans change when he meets biochemistry professor Emily Porter.
Adult Fiction SCHUSTE
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Cover Art: Dance of temptation /
Dance of temptation
Sims, Janice.
"Prima ballerina Belana Whitaker knows exactly why she hasn't found her soul mate. Her whole life has been about practice and the pursuit of perfection. Now, though, she has to admit: her jeweled tutus aren't keeping her warm at night. But when a devastating surprise sidelines Belana, a partner from her past tempts her with a whirlwind seduction. Gorgeous, wildly successful sports agent Nicolas isn't used to waiting in the wings. He's entranced by Belana's commitment to her craft and her graceful beauty. But how can he convince the reserved ballet star that they should share the sweetest dance of all? He's determined to show her step by passionate step, kiss by irresistible kiss."--Publisher.
Adult Fiction SIMS
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Cover Art: Whatever you like /
Whatever you like
Smith, Maureen.
By day, Lena Morrison is an ambitious grant writer. By night, she's an escort to some of Chicago's most successful men. Sex isn't on the menu Lena's job is to provide her elite clients with comanionship and sparkling conversation. She enjoys the extra income, but even more, Lena loves the empowering feeling of being appreciated for her beauty and her brains. When tycoon Roderick Brand hires Lena as his date for a private party, their electric attraction leads to the most erotic night of her life. Incredible as the experience is, she vows not to mix work and pleasure again. But Roderick is relentless. His irresistible proposal: three weeks fulfilling all his fantasies, in exchange for a million-dollar grant that will guarantee Lena a major promotion. Lena can play that game. She'll give him the hottest, wildest sex he's ever had, then she'll walk away, leaving him aching for more. But when it comes to desire, rules and hearts are easily broken. And the best-laid plans have a way of working out in ways neither could expect.
Adult Fiction SMITH
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Cover Art: Every chance I get /
Every chance I get
Washington, AlTonya.
It was magic from the moment they met--dancing into each other's arms as if they were meant to be together. Their first kiss erased all doubt--they shared a passion as true as their hearts. And Talib Mason knew he'd love Misha Bales forever. But their sizzling affair came to a crashing halt when secrets and lies tore them apart. Six years later, fate has given them a second chance. But Misha isn't about to trust her heart again to the much-too-seductive ex-athlete. And though Talib is still haunted by Misha's betrayal, he realizes it's time to forgive and forget. Can he convince the guarded journalist that their love deserves a fighting chance?
Adult Fiction WASHING
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Cover Art: Private melody /
Private melody
Washington, AlTonya.
Former child prodig Kianti Lawrence has struggled hard to become a major force in the performing arts world. Music is her life until ex-Ambassador Therin Rucker and Kianti meet. Can he make her see that the passion they're making is the truest music there is?
Adult Fiction WASHING
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Cover Art: The criss cross /
The criss cross
Winslow, Crystal Lacey.
Nikki Ling is the independent, foxy daughter of the merciless streets of Brooklyn, forced to make a living the only way she knows how. Things seem to get brighter when a wealthy South African diplomat asks for her hand in marriage, but it doesn't take long after the honeymoon before she sees his true colors. The soft-spoken, reserved gentleman she thought he was, is actually pathologically kinky and sadistic. Entrenched in the midst of her marital turmoil, she one day meets a mysterious stranger who approaches her with what seems like the ticket to a better life. Will the promise of turning things around ultimately become a reality, or is Nikki walking into a double cross?
Adult Fiction WINSLOW
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