Get ready for a fresh take on the zombie genre when the SEALs fix their crosshairs on the undead and the unsavory. James Enroy, a former Navy SEAL, thinks he is the sole survivor left in L.A. after a bioweapon cripples humanity, turning the infected into pudding-faced zombies. A chance meeting with an old mentor and a young heroine brings the trio into a confrontation with a criminal kingpin who has turned the L.A. Zoo into a gladiator arena, pitting zombies against humans. This short story is the first in a series of post-apocalyptic books. Approximately 102 pages. Visit jtsawyer.com for more information.
FBI Agent Mitch Kearns had just finished teaching a mantracking course and was looking forward to time off when the daughter of a former black-ops mentor shows up on his doorstep in desperate need of help. The Aeneid Corporation, a military contractor that provides mercenaries to third-world governments, wants Devorah Leitner dead and the secrets she carries buried. With his life taking a drastic turn as the two are pursued by trained killers through the desert, Mitch has to use every trick in his arsenal as a former combat tracker to elude their pursuers until they can thwart the sinister plot to launch a terrorist attack on U.S. soil. Dead in Their Tracks is the first book in a new action-adventure series by author JT Sawyer.
Life is never easy. Especially not for Laurie Hanson. She just wants to move on from her past and focus on her future. When her stepfather visits her, she wants the meeting to be quickly over. After all, she suspects him of killing her mom. If only she could get her hands on her mom's letters and find out the truth, she'd find closure. When an opportunity presents itself to get the letters, her stepfather Clint demands that she prove to him she is in a relationship. Her best bet is to hire someone to play her boyfriend, and why not take it one step further, and hire a fake fiancé? It shouldn't be so hard. After all, everyone can pretend to be in love. But then she meets Chase Wright. Tall, handsome, and sexy, he looks like he just stepped out of a men health magazine. He smells like heaven, too. But you can't get involved with the "Help", can you? Not when said help is a playboy.
Athletic and strong willed, Princess Emmajin's determined to do what no woman has done before: become a warrior in the army of her grandfather, the Great Khan Khubilai. In the Mongol world the only way to achieve respect is to show bravery and win glory on the battlefield. The last thing she wants is the distraction of the foreigner Marco Polo, who challenges her beliefs in the gardens of Xanadu. Marco has no skills in the "manly arts" of the Mongols: horse racing, archery, and wrestling. Still, he charms the Khan with his wit and story-telling. Emmajin sees a different Marco as they travel across 13th-century China, hunting 'dragons' and fighting elephant-back warriors. Now she faces a different battle as she struggles with her attraction towards Marco and her incredible goal of winning fame as a soldier.
No artist has been more ruthlessly driven by his creative urge, nor more isolated by it from most ordinary sources of human happiness, than Vincent Van Gogh. A painter of genius, his life was an incessant struggle against poverty, discouragement, madness and despair. Lust for Life skilfully captures the exciting atmosphere of the Paris of the Post-Impressionists and reconstructs with great insight the development of Van Gogh's art. The painter is brought to life not only as an artist but as a personality and this account of his violent, vivid and tormented life is a novel of rare compassion and vitality.
Caine Allen is definitely not the marrying kind. But when he rescues a kidnapped woman and returns her to town, his honor and his desire for Desi won't allow him to let her go. From the moment he beds Desi, Caine knows turmoil will follow. Desi might have the face of a temptress, but she also has a will of iron. And while she needs his protection, she's determined that no man will control her again. They establish an uneasy bond, but it isn't enough for Caine. All he wants is to keep her in his bed. But with a bounty still on her head, first he must keep her alive.
Since they were children running barefoot about Toulouse Plantation, Josie and Cleo have been as close as sisters, forging an unbreakable bond that defies their roles as mistress and slave. Together, the two have shared secrets and protected each other through happiness and heartbreak. They never dream they could also share an intense passion for the same man, the elegant, charming, and irresistibly seductive Bertrand Chamard. His love will change their friendship forever and set in motion a series of events from which there can be no turning back. Set among the bayous of Old Louisiana and the grand avenues of New Orleans, ALWAYS & FOREVER is the stirring saga of a Creole family and of two women, bound by blood and friendship, who are tested by prejudice, betrayal, and the tragedies of slavery. Book I of THE PLANTATION SERIES. Includes Book Group discussion questions.
Determined to help her father with his political career, Jocelyn sets aside dreams of love. When she meets the handsome and mysterious Grant Amesbury, her dreams of true love reawaken. But his secrets put her family in peril. Grant goes undercover to capture conspirators avowed to murder the prime minister, but his only suspect is the father of a courageous lady who is growing increasingly hard to ignore. He can’t allow Jocelyn to distract him from the case, nor will he taint her with his war-darkened soul. She seems to see past the barriers surrounding his heart, which makes her all the more dangerous to his vow of remaining forever alone. Jocelyn will do anything to clear her father’s name, even if that means working with Grant. Time is running out. The future of England hangs in the balance...and so does their love.
Sway With Me, A Romance Book by Shelly Bell He’s willing to get as dirty as it takes… Retired dancer Portia Dubrovsky is determined to lay down roots, so when her billionaire step-uncle dies, leaving her and a sexy stranger a mansion, she sees the perfect chance to make it happen. All she has to do is convince the other owner not to sell and keep herself from falling in love with him while sharing the house—and a bed. After losing his inheritance, Greek playboy Ryan Sullivan is determined to regain his wealth and that means selling the mansion. But when getting what he wants means destroying Portia’s dreams, Ryan will have to decide how far he’s willing to go. Because now that he’s got Portia in his life, he intends to keep her there…permanently.
Jane Thomas has lost her way in life, by her own admission she is not glamorous, wealthy or desirable. Apart from her best friend Victoria and an unmentionable crush she is, not alone, but lonely. Jane has ceased to be the heroine of her own play, instead the Shakespeare characters that she fell in love with at University fill her life with every possible colour and emotion. They are as real to her as any person, in fact to Jane they are better than any reality could ever be. On the cusp of her thirty fifth birthday, Jane heads off on her dream holiday to Stratford-upon-Avon, the birthplace of Shakespeare. It is here that Jane meets Ryan, the charming, attractive Shakespearean actor of her fantasies. Has Jane finally found her real life Romeo? Hopefully without the couples’ concluding suicide of course. In the not so fair Verona Bed, Breakfast and Balcony, is where we lay our scene…