Reeling from a painful divorce, Charlie is starting over in a new city. With her confidence in pieces, the last thing she wants is a new man. But when she lands a lucrative contract with successful environmental corporation, Galloway Tech, new client Ian ignites desires that she’s never known before. Rich and powerful and used to getting his own way, Ian is determined to make Charlie his. With her job on the line, Charlie is torn. But a chance meeting gives her the push to embark on a journey of discovery; she will give Ian what he wants, but on her terms. If Ian wants Charlie he’s going to have to relinquish control. But can Charlie really keep this relationship the way she wants it? Who will call the shots as Charlie and Ian discover darker new desires? Will taking control finally set Charlie free?
When shy and timid software developer Emma Hunter receives the shocking news that the company she works for is going under and is being taken over by a corporate giant, she is beyond distraught. After her best friend talks her into going out on the town to loosen up, she ends up throwing caution to the wind and has a passionate and intense one night stand with a handsome man she meets at an exclusive Denver night club – but that night sparks a chain of events that turns her life upside down.
Emma discovers that the man responsible for the takeover is more than she can handle. Graham Galloway is rude, callous, and intolerably arrogant. But the way he looks at her with such wild hunger evokes desire she never knew she was capable of.
Following in her older brother’s footsteps, Delaney Blake is as wild as they come. Strong willed and stubborn, Delaney wants to do what she wants, with who wants, and when she wants without worrying about the consequences. But despite the fact that her brother has been working hard on getting himself back on the straight and narrow, Delaney is not interested in slowing down – no matter how hard Holden tries to reign her in.
After the tragic loss of their mother, Holden is more determined than ever to keep Delaney from turning down the same dangerous path he did when he was younger, but she’s not making it easy on him. Soon, things begin to look up when a large corporation wants to offer Holden a position at the company. Holden is thrilled and hopes that this is the beginning of a better life for him and his sister.
Despite her brother’s change in luck, Delaney has already gotten herself into too much trouble and is suffering the consequences for the bad decisions she’s made. After meeting Jack Galloway, she thinks that maybe he could be the answer to her problems. He’s the most uptight, shy, and awkward man she’s ever encountered, but she can tell that he has the same needs as any other man – and she plans on satisfying them to gain what she needs out of him in order to get herself out of the bind she put herself in. Jack is her last hope of fixing the mistakes she’s made, but what she thought would be quick and easy turns complicated and messy fast and suddenly she’s lost in Jack’s world.
And she’s not sure if she ever wants to leave.
Elliot has just made the list of America’s hottest bachelors. A successful business mogul who has made a name for himself in Silicon Valley, Elliot’s life is just about perfect—that is until an incriminating photo of himself appears in a tabloid magazine. If anyone discovers who the other person in the photo is, his career would be ruined.
Penny’s life has been anything but charmed. Struggling to make ends meet, she’s determined to make a better life for herself. Desperate to rescue her little brother from the same troubled life she had growing up, Penny will do whatever it takes to make sure he’s safe. Now that she’s starting an internship at a large corporation, she can only hope this is the start of something better.
And that’s when an asshole named Elliot Faulkner makes her an offer she can’t refuse
A few short months ago, Elliot Faulkner was the very last man on earth Penny Reynolds would have ever wanted to fall for. Elliot freaking Faulkner—he’s irritating, exasperating, arrogant, self-centered, egotistical… and she’s fallen hard for him. She can even see herself being happy with Elliot—if only he would give her room to breathe.
Sweet, beautiful, sharp-tongued Penny. Being tied down to one woman was once his worst nightmare. But now, Penny has become Elliot’s everything—the very air he breathes—his every thought. His obsession. But the way Penny reacts when Elliot asks her to marry him is crushing, causing him to question everything.
It’s happening—they’re falling apart. Before they even really had a chance, things are crumbling. The tighter Elliot holds on to Penny, the more he can feel her pulling away. It seems like the only thing keeping them together is their undeniable physical chemistry. But is that enough?
Penny Reynolds, please don’t ruin my life.