She's about to have the sheikh's baby! Tasked with entertaining a mysterious billionaire, Bajul diplomat Kira Darzin never expects her assignment to extend to the bedroom. But one look into Tarek Azzmar's smoldering eyes and she's helpless to resist. Now her unplanned pregnancy—and Tarek's secret identity—threaten the royal family she holds dear… The illegitimate son of Bajul's former king, Tarek vows revenge on the father who rejected him. And Kira is a complication he can't afford—no matter how the sultry beauty challenges him. But when the truth about his past is revealed, will Tarek lose Kira and his unborn child for good?
The Sheikh's Son
Author: Kristi Gold
Her sheikh, her prince…her pretend husband? Prince Adan Mehdi isn't normally one to back off from a beautiful woman, but there's something so pure about American heiress Piper McAdams that it seems like the honorable thing to do. Piper believes in his good intentions until his supermodel ex shows up with their baby! Still, Piper agrees to show Adan the parenting ropes and pretend to be his wife until custody with his ex is settled. But playing royal house tests the prince's resolve, and soon things get steamier than either of them imagined. Could a real white wedding be in their future?
His E-Mail Order Wife
Author: Kristi Gold
Workaholic exec Drew Connelly returned from his business trip—dog tired, happy to see his daughter and…engaged? Before he could question how, his “fiancée” moved in for their “trial marriage”! What kind of woman could his six-year-old daughter—and her octogenarian grandma—have found on the Internet? Kristina Simmons seemed…enchanting. The virgin bride-to-be was looking for a fresh start—any start, actually. But marriage was not on Drew's To Do list. He'd let Kristina down gently, make her see he was not husband material. But then he made a tactical error: he kissed her.…
"I Have Never Forgotten That Night." Once, he'd chosen duty over love. Now, to escape his guilt and grief, widower King Rafiq Mehdi searches out the comfort of his old flame Dr. Maysa Barad. Her passionate surrender makes him realize that Maysa is the woman he should have married. Instead, his marriage of convenience brought nothing but pain and heartbreak. Maysa—beautiful, devoted, compassionate—is now considered too independent to be a sheikh's bride. Rafiq may be ready to defy his kingdom to have Maysa this time, but the truth about Maysa could turn Rafiq's world upside down….
One Hot Desert Night
Author: Kristi Gold
"A sheikh's seduction turns innocence to passion--and temptation into a second chance at love. Sheikh Rayad Rostam has devoted his life to protecting his country...and avenging his wife's untimely death. So his sudden attraction to adventurous foreign correspondent Sunny McAdams proves unexpected, unwelcome--and undeniable. Still, when a violent storm threatens, Rayad refuses to let her go. They take passionate refuge in each other's arms. Sunny fears a future with a man hell-bent on revenge. She's had too much darkness in her life. But she's falling hard for the sexy alpha soldier, and he may be too much temptation to resist..."-- From back cover.
The Son He Never Knew
Author: Kristi Gold
He's served his country and now Chase Reed is ready to serve his hometown. As sheriff, he can give back to the people who helped him and reconnect with his old friends. Landing in the middle of an incident between Jessica Keller and her ex, however, is definitely not how Chase imagined reconnecting with her. Even with all the time and experience between them, he has never forgotten their night together. But things are different now. Jess has a son. Despite the crazy attraction they share, Chase isn't ready to be a father. He might not have a choice, though. Because when she reveals the truth, he has to step up and be the man his son needs.
They married for convenience. Will they stay together for the baby…or for love? Nasira Edwards has come to Royal, Texas, to escape her past and stop her brother from making a terrible mistake. But her own marital mistake has tracked her down. Her husband, shipping magnate Sebastian Edwards, has followed her across the ocean and he refuses to leave Texas without his wife. Sebastian knows their convenient marriage isn't about love. That's the way it has to be. But the passion between them is as hot as ever. And he's come west to coax the beauty back into his bed—while keeping his emotions in check. Then Nasira reveals she's pregnant…
Her Ardent Sheikh
Author: Kristi Gold
"As long as you are with me, no harm will come to you." So Sheikh Ben Rassad promised to beauty-in-jeopardy Jamie Morris, who aroused his need to protect. Though he reminded himself she was as innocent as he was jaded, their passion soon ignited. When he discovered she carried his kingdom's heir, Ben wished to make her his bride. Did he dare hope to convince Jamie she was the one woman who could understand the man beneath the prince?
Volume two of a fabulous four-volume collection of twelve romances by some of our bestselling Modern authors. Sexy sheikhs, beautiful women and all the opulence and heat of the desert. A truly luxurious collection. Secret Sheikh, Secret Baby Hot-shot surgeon Karim Zaraq has always kept his identity secret: he's the prince of a desert kingdom! So when one night with pretty midwife Felicity Anderson leads to unexpected consequences, Karim is determined to make her his bride...if only he can convince her to say 'I do'! The Sheikh's Claim When their tempestuous relationship crashed and burned Lujayn Morgan left Prince Jalal Aal Shalaan and married another man. Yet after her husband died, Jalal and Lujayn indulged in one last night of passion. Two years later, Jalal discovers that Lujayn has been keeping a secret...his heir! The Return of the Sheikh Fiery political consultant Madison Foster is supposed to be restoring Crown Prince Zain Mehdi's tarnished reputation--not spending passionate nights in his bed! Loving Zain is dangerous enough, but would Madison's latest secret - a royal baby - derail Zain's reign...or end in happily-ever-after?
If Alex McNair wants to inherit his grandmother's fortune, he must seduce Nina Lowery and convince her to part with her stock. But, when Alex falls for the single mum, he must choose between the vow he made ... and his heart.
The Devil's Elixirs
Author: E. T. A. Hoffmann, Ronald Taylor
The son of a heinous sinner, Medardus is brought up in a monastery to atone for his father’s wicked ways. After succumbing to temptation, however, Medardus himself is lured into a life of sin, and he embarks upon a fantastical journey in which he meets his doppelganger, involves himself in a game of double impersonation, and becomes embroiled in murderous intrigues at the Vatican. First published in 1815, this is a macabre masterpiece of German literature.
The Verdant Passage
Author: Troy Denning
Publisher: Wizards of the Coast
Return to the deserts of the Dark Sun world! A maverick statesman, a half-elf slave girl, and a man-dwarf gladiator band together to face off against the vile magic of a sorcerer-king who's spent a thousand years draining the world of Athas of its precious life-force. In 1991 best-selling author Troy Denning introduced the world to the post-apocalyptic world of Athas, and almost twenty years later it remains one of the most talked-about and fan-requested settings in the Dungeons & Dragons universe. These deluxe trade paperback reissues will introduce a whole new generation to the magic-blasted deserts of the Dark Sun world! From the Trade Paperback edition.
Publisher: W&p Cyphers
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