Categories: Contemporary romantic suspense, Erotic Romance, Mystery, Erotic Thriller, Romantic Suspense Fiction, Literature Mystery
Back in her hometown, veterinarian Ava Black is torn between a loving promise to cowboy Brady Ross, and her intense desire to be with artist and businessman Eric North.
Protective and private, Brady can give her a normal life with children, family, friends and the career she loves, all without the confines of marriage.
Domineering Eric wishes for privacy in his own life, but fame and wealth make him an obvious target of attention. A normal life wouldn’t be an option if she were with the billionaire. But finishing the Horse List would be – along with the sexually adventurous lifestyle she craves.
Will Ava find the strength to stand up and choose the path of true love, finally revealing the secrets she’s planned to take to her grave?
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The tightly controlled voices of the two men she loved stopped her from moving farther into the grand foyer. She stepped in front of the stroller carrying her sleepy son and ran her hands through her short blonde tresses. Riding her horse over wasn’t the smartest decision she’d ever made. She attempted to brush off the horse hair littering her jeans, but there was too much. Oh, well.
“Malachi McDuffie is her bodyguard. He and Colin will guard her. No strangers are allowed on your property while she’s here. Not one. Malachi is bringing her home to me,” Jameson “Brady” Ross said.
He worried too much. She wasn’t going anywhere else after she settled things with Eric except home to him. She loved him, and after all he’d done for her…. Gosh, Brady had rescued her from her ex-husband, Steve Nelson. He’d healed her, protected her, lost almost two years of his life to take care of her. When she’d gone into early labor, he’d delivered her son safely. All he’d asked in return was for her to be faithful to him. One day, when she was finally over Eric North, maybe she would take the plunge and marry him. It wasn’t too much to ask after all the sacrifices he’d made for her. He loved her, really loved her. And she loved him. He wasn’t Eric, but he was hers.
“Yes. You’ve repeated your rules over and over for the last twenty minutes. You might think I’m a little slow, but I assure you I’m not. Stop procrastinating and leave. You don’t need to be here when I see her,” Eric North said in a bored business tone.
Straightening her back, she tamped down the anxiety of seeing the man she wished loved her as much as she loved him. A year and a half without him hadn’t changed her feelings.
Brady couldn’t stall Eric forever. She had to get this over with. Telling Eric about their son Ben had to be done. Eric was already involved with someone else. All she had to do was let him know he was the father of her baby. What he decided to do with the information was up to him. If Eric didn’t want Ben, Brady would gladly adopt him.
“Um…I…may I…um. Hey…” She couldn’t finish. Her heart seized up at the prospect of his rejection of her and their child.
Maybe Brady is right and I’m not ready to see him. Maybe they didn’t hear me. I could just back out the way I came and no one would know I was even here.
She rubbed her sweaty palms on her pants, taking a moment to regain control.
I can to do this.
“I have someone I want you to meet before he falls asleep again. May I come in?” she asked, her tone lower than usual with a confidence she did not feel.
“Yes, Ava. You’re welcome here always, forever. Nothing has—” Eric stopped before finishing.
Her pulse revved up like a top fuel dragster as Eric nearly skidded to a stop in front of her.
Glancing down to the wooden floor to get away from the blue eyes that seemed to always see deep into her soul, she focused on the task at hand.
“Eric, I’m sorry.” She turned her back to him as an involuntary shudder blew through her.
Getting over Eric would be impossible, not with the way every molecule in her body wanted him.
“No, sweetheart. I’m sorry.”
Ignoring the desire to be in his arms, she bent over Ben’s blue stroller. “I’d like you to meet…”
She stopped from finishing as she struggled to get her sleepy boy out of the stroller. It seemed at almost nine months, her little man was having another growth spurt.
“Let me. I take care of Jacob and Paulette’s little girl all the time. This looks the same as theirs, only blue instead of pink.”
He slid his hand down her arm, sending heavy pulses of electricity straight to her heart, flowing until it landed in her sex. Her hand trembled as his covered hers, so close to their little boy. She turned her head to the side to speak but his mesmerizing gaze stopped her. She trembled so close to him.
I should leave. What if he actually wants full custody of Ben? This might be the worst mistake of my life.
“Ava, it’s okay. I understand. I love kids. What is his name?”
She managed to block his view of their son as he wrapped his arms around her from behind in an embrace.
“I can’t lose him,” she whispered.
“You won’t. Brady wouldn’t do that to you. What is his name?”
Her breath hitched but her voice held steady under all the panic trying to find a way out. “His name is Benjamin West Black.”
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The Last Riders:
First Four Votes Collection
Razer’s Ride, Viper’s Run, Knox’s Stand & Shade’s Fall
By: Jamie Begley
Releasing February 1st, 2016
Young Ink Press
The Last Riders are a Motorcycle Club created by eight ex Navy SEALS, that make no excuses for the life they have chosen to lead. These men fight hard and f**k harder. Get your first four votes from Razer, Viper, Knox and Shade.
Razer’s Ride: Book One
Beth Cornett is the town good girl, so staying out of the way of the motorcycle club’s dangerous members was a no brainer. Unfortunately, she manages to catch the eye of Razer, who has every intention of tempting her to take him on despite her misgivings. When her worst fears are realized, she is left heartbroken, determined to forget her walk on the wild side.
Razer was not going to change for any woman, not even Beth. Their lifestyles were too different; betrayed she ran. Realizing his mistake too late; she was not about to forgive and forget. It takes a killer intent on targeting Beth to bring her back to him and The Last Riders for protection. Razer may have learned his lesson, but this time, as long as she is at the club, she has to play by their rules.
Viper’s Run: Book Two
Winter Simmons received the surprise of her life when she discovered the man she had been dating for the last two years was actually Viper, president of the Last Riders. A high school principal, Winter has no intention of ruining her reputation in the community to be with a man who betrayed her trust. Unforgiving, she turns her back on him, only to find that Viper is not the gentleman he portrayed.
Determined to find his brother’s killer, Loker James kept his identity as President of The Last Riders a secret from Winter. When the truth comes out, he is determined to make her see the real man who can control not only a group of dangerous bikers, but a woman whose life is a rulebook. Unable to prevent herself from being drawn into the very club she despises, Winter is about to lose everything important to her, unless Viper can prove she’s more than a moonlight run.
Knox’s Stand: Book Three
Knox, a former Navy Seal, has been in several dangerous situations, but nothing compares to dealing with Diamond Richards. Framed for murder, he needs the passionless lawyer to prove his innocence. But when he no longer needs her help, he’s going to show her the passion she’s capable of and walk away a free man.
Diamond plans on earning her huge fee to prove Knox is innocent, but she had no idea the muscled biker could bring out the passion she kept hidden behind her designer clothes. Trying to find a murderer is easier than dealing with The Last Riders and Knox’s sexcapades. He’s going to find out there is one woman worth standing and fighting for, despite his desire for freedom.
Shade’s Fall: Book Four
Shade is everything Lily doesn't want in a man. He's rude, obnoxious and he's definitely not a cowboy. The tattooed enforcer for The Last Riders is a mystery Lily doesn't want to solve. He's too much for her to handle, especially with the nightmares from her past constantly threatening her sanity.
Lily is everything Shade wants in a woman. She's sweet, kind and submissive. When she discovers the truth about The Last Riders, it threatens to tear apart every relationship within the club. Her rebellion causes the predatory instincts to rise in the ex Navy SEAL sniper.
When The Last Riders are threatened by another motorcycle club just as determined to claim Lily, Shade is her only hope of surviving the approaching confrontation. Could their passion be Shade's downfall?
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"I was born in a small town in Kentucky. My family began poor, but worked their way to owning a restaurant. My mother was one of the best cooks I have ever known, and she instilled in all her children the value of hard work, and education.
Taking after my mother, I've always love to cook, and became pretty good if I do say so myself. I love to experiment and my unfortunate family has suffered through many. They now have learned to steer clear of those dishes. I absolutely love the holidays and my family puts up with my zany decorations.
For now, my days are spent writing, writing, and writing. I have two children who both graduated this year from college. My daughter does my book covers, and my son just tries not to blush when someone asks him about my books.
Currently I am writing five series of books- The Last Riders, The VIP Room, Predators MC, Biker Bitches, and The Dark Souls.
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I'd survived a lot, but I wasn't sure I could survive losing Leighton.
With the woman he loves in more danger than ever, Haze puts everything on the line, including his heart.
M.S. Parker is a USA Today Bestselling author and the author of the Erotic Romance series, Club Privè and Chasing Perfection.Living in Southern California, she enjoys sitting by the pool with her laptop writing on her next spicy romance. Growing up all she wanted to be was a dancer, actor or author. So far only the latter has come true but M. S. Parker hasn't retired her dancing shoes just yet. She is still waiting for the call for her to appear on Dancing With The Stars. When M. S. isn't writing, she can usually be found reading- oops, scratch that! She is always writing.