Books by Fiction
Lone Star Baby (McCabe Multiples Book 5)
3.9 of 5 Votes: 3
Gavin asked when the dishes were done.     Although Ava had been asleep for the past hour, she was starting to stir again; it was nearly time for her next feeding. The baby had been home only ten hours and Violet already looked exhausted.     Gavin paused j...
Last of the Cold War Spies (2012)
3.55 of 5 Votes: 5
News of the just-turned 21-year-old’s death took three weeks to reach communist party headquarters in England via the communist network. His close friend Straight had the difficult task of informing relatives and other companions. The Cambridge Review said his death was “a bitter loss to English ...
Bring Me the Horizon
3.6 of 5 Votes: 2
And if he were being truthful to himself, a healthy dose of self-pity along with the warmth. But he would turn a blind eye to that fact.     ’Twas Gracie’s fault. She lied. She must have cast a spell upon him, the witch. Nay, he didn’t believe that. Though it would be easier t...
The Follies of the King
3.95 of 5 Votes: 4
In his bedchamber the Queen soothed him with a special posset women made in France to rouse their lovers’ ardour. She took him to her bed and with the help of her ministrations, her prayers and perhaps the posset, that night she became pregnant.     * * * Gaveston recovered. T...
The Devil's Dream: Book One
4.8 of 5 Votes: 3
That life was beautiful? Had he been so young as to think something so incredibly false? He had and he understood differently now. He no longer looked out of a twenty-eight year old's eyes. He no longer saw his wife and their son. No longer held any of them. Instead he gripped the steering wheel ...
The Book of Levi
4.6 of 5 Votes: 5
It was only June and already his fingers were numb. As he fired up the small gas fire he looked out over Hyde Park. He was on the second floor and just beneath his window he could hear the mini-prophets on their soap boxes preaching to the passers by. He opened the door to his postage-stamp-sized...
The Thorndykes 1: Dispossessed (2014)
3.65 of 5 Votes: 3
An unaccustomed spike of alarm struck Lucille when she realized Ryan and not Jay was waiting for her outside her barn. “Did you want something?” “Just to see you.” He stood as he always did, at ease, his thumbs stuck in the front pockets of his jeans. He watched her with a lazy appreciation she d...
Cease and Desist (The IMA Book 4)
4.1 of 5 Votes: 4
People panicked.     I saw a vendor's stall get overturned. A homeless man got up from the full plastic bag he was leaning against to yell at persons unknown. His voice was lost in the melee and it wasn't until Michael grabbed my wrist and I saw his lips moving that I realized...
The Quarterback Sneak
5 of 5 Votes: 5
But as the quarterback’s fiancée, the stakes were even higher. At least it got her back into the father’s good graces. After her last arrest, he had banned her from the stadium. Hannah Hahn and Angel Burner lounged in the owner’s box as usual, while the other wives and girlfriends sat in a reserv...
Guy Renton
4.65 of 5 Votes: 2
The world lived in terms of headlines. Up to then Guy, with many million others, had lived his postwar life independently of big events. The General Strike of 1926, the abandonment of the gold standard in 1931, were the only clear dates in those fifteen years. He remembered separate years in term...
Keeper of the Phoenix (2014)
4.7 of 5 Votes: 4
They flew around shrieking at Ash and Taine, swooping in to bite and scratch their clothes, their hair, their skin. “Take that!” Taine cried as he knocked one of the hideous creatures to the floor. “Hurry, Ash. There’s too many of them!” Ash desperately felt inside his other pocket. His grasping ...
Sweet Seduction hmtl
4.8 of 5 Votes: 5
Her corset cut deep into her diaphragm. She never realized the pain as she took a deep breath and then screamed for all she was worth. The sound was muffled, but had he not already dragged her from the open doors, it would have alarmed those at the ball. Tristan solved that problem by closing off...
Family Affair (2009)
4.45 of 5 Votes: 2
I lost it at fifteen. To say it was a rough patch in my young life would be understating things: It was like being dragged over a bed of nails in a nylon body stocking. Why didn’t it come out earlier? At first it was because I didn’t want to blow things with my new boyfriend at the time—Brett—who...
We Shouldn't and Yet...
4.9 of 5 Votes: 3
I look at her shiny blond hair carefully wild to give a just fucked flair to her. She traces the line of her cleavage, again and again. Her nails painted in an odd blue color clash against her bronze skin. She’s practically begging to slide under the table to give me head, but I’m as cold as ice....
The Knights of the Cornerstone
3.9 of 5 Votes: 5
Taber had told them. Calvin rolled the words around in his mind as they slipped downriver aboard the New Cyprus fireboat, a twenty-five-foot pontoon boat with a shallow draft, a long aluminum canopy, and water cannons fore and aft. There was a sliver of moon in the sky, the night clear and balmy....