Romance Collections & Anthologies Books

Ten First Dates: A romantic comedy anthology

Meet the sassy ladies and their hunky heroes in this free romantic comedy anthology.Whether you’re in the mood for enemies to lovers, second chances, small town romance, billionaires, strong females or opposites attract, we’ve got you covered.All novels are full-length standalones and first in a series. This anthology will be available for a limited time only.Go on ten first dates with these laugh-out-loud romantic comedies:Loved You Once by Claudia BurgoaWhat I’m Looking For by Karen GreyLove Under Construction by M.C. CernyMixed Signals by Mia HeintzelmanOn The Rox by Kat AddamsMoonshine and Magnolias by Abigail SharpeToo Tempting by Bethany LopezLove, Lacey Donovan by Jill BrashearImperfect Chemistry by Mary FrameSome Call It Love by Sarah Peis

Felony Ever After

***13 Authors put their brains together to write ONE story***Verity Michaels is new to New York City, but even she knows riding in a stolen cab is not a normal way to meet someone. Damn it if that tattoo-covered would-be felon isn’t everywhere now, and lighting everything on fire under her skirt.His name is Hudson Fenn, and he’s frustratingly impossible to pin down. He works as a bike messenger, but has the manners of a prince—along with a strange tendency toward breaking and entering. As much as Verity knows he’s not her type, and likely to land her in jail, she can’t help but find her truest self when they’re together.Can she be brave enough to give Hudson a real chance? Will he be bold enough to reveal the man beneath the ink, or will his secrecy doom their connection? Also, WTF is the deal with Verity’s boss? No less than thirteen of your favorite romance writers have teamed up to tell this sexy, wacky, snort-inducing tale. With them you’ll visit the world’s most irritating office, a VIP room of questionable cleanliness, and the fanciest apartment a bike messenger has ever inhabited, but you’ll still never see this ending coming. REVIEWS"Original. Fresh. Hilarious. Pure Genius. Can 13 authors pull off one seamless and epic love story? With no script or outline? The answer is confidently YES! ‪#‎PoundHudson‬ ‪#‎BestHashtagsever‬" The Rock Stars of Romance "Felony Ever After was a hell on wheels taxi ride with lots of hot sex, some crazy funny tweets, a hero to swoon over, some mystery and a bit of ridiculousness. There was a bit of everything in this light-hearted, steamy funny romp that took us in some very whacky directions! We really enjoyed this crazy-arsed ride!" Totally Booked Blog"I was impressed with this book. Each author paid meticulous attention to the characters personalities as they developed. They added multiple layers to each character that stayed in sync with the other authors contributions. As for what each author added in their chapters kept the story moving, taking surprising turns, yet stayed cohesive to the over all theme in the book." Smut Book Junkie"Felony Ever After is like the Ocean`s Eleven of the books! 13 amazing authors joined forces to write one helluva book! FEA is funny, sexy and drama free. Don’t be mistaken thinking this novel is an anthology, it is one only story written by all these incredibly talented authors. Even though I could notice the difference between their writing styles, there was fluidity in the story. The plot always made sense and every author added their own touch to the story that made it more and more interesting within every new chapter! It was really awesome!" Collector of Book Boyfriends"This book is a true caper that will have you laughing until you cry. I totally loved what each author brought to the story and these characters. Felony Ever After is never for a single second predictable – you are on the edge of your seat as the story unfolds. Don’t even think twice – one-click this book and savor every word like the best piece of chocolate." Literary Gossip

Once Upon a Christmas: A Wynter Family Saga

“Four sparkling, sensual, emotion-packed stories from four distinctive talents—it’s like diving into a box of Christmas candy.” - Julie Anne Long, USA Today bestselling authorThe holidays are a time for family, celebration—and the Dukes of Ravenglass to fall in love. Spend the Christmas season with the Wynter family, as the Dukes of Ravenglass find their happily-ever-afters in this delightful, heartfelt collection that spans from the Regency era to the present day. In A Price Above Rubies by Maggie Robinson, set in the Regency era, paid companion Helen Lowe doesn’t know the man she shares her first-ever dance—and first-ever kiss—is Gabriel Wynter, a reclusive, notorious duke. When Helen flees after being exposed, she leaves behind something of far greater value than a glass slipper. Can Gabriel find her, return it, and finally open his heart?In the Victorian-era set, Never Have I Ever Fallen in Love with a Duke by Tiffany Clare, Alexander Wynter has a problem—his best friend’s younger sister grew up. When he agreed to help Emily MacCallon make her debut, he didn’t expect the beautiful, alluring woman before him—or for her to lead him on such a merry chase. Alexander knows one thing: the only man she’ll be kissing forever and ever is him.In the World War II-set, Loving Lord Spy by J.K. Coi, Winnie Jenkins, a combat nurse, and Lord David Wynter, an injured British spy, fall in love at the worst possible time. Each of them owes a duty to their country and must go their separate ways. They promise that when the war is finally over, they’ll meet in Hyde Park on Christmas morning . . . but agree that if one of them doesn't make it, the other won't seek out the reason why. Can they keep their appointment? Or will secrets, lies, and the perils of war keep them apart?A missed connection gets a second chance in the present-day contemporary romance, Saved by the Belle by Elyssa Patrick. Seven years ago, Kit Wynter met the woman of his dreams. Even after all this time, he’s never been able to forget the American girl who captured his heart. When Belle Sweeney answers his ad—for she, too, never forgot him—it feels like there’s something still there. Spending the holiday at Ravenglass Abbey is the perfect opportunity to figure out if this is love.


Tales of Romance (Short Stories Book 2)

Explore the strange paths that love travels in this collection. An eclectic mix of later in life love, angsty poetry, comedy, tragedy, memory and the paranormal. A fish laden comedy. An ode to beautiful men, The love of a forest god. What happens after the funeral? An eternal love. Finding a new path. Autumnal thoughts. Rescued from the church. Windows and past loves. A fresh start after grief. An appointment that must be kept. A chosen fate. Last memories of love. What will she find in the moonlit forest? Even a heart of stone yearns for forgiveness. The last journey. Escape the everyday with eighteen short stories, flash fictions and poems.

Baby Wanted: (BWWM Interracial Romance) (A Bundle of Joy Book 1)

Her biological clock is ticking...Heather Lovey’s almost thirty-five, and she wants a baby. Badly. With no prospects in sight, she turns to Sean Johnson, her BFF.His feelings for her are enduring…Sean has been in love with Heather since forever, but she's always kept him at arm's length. When she proposes he father her child, he jumps at the chance, hoping a baby will lead to lasting romance. He demands one favor in return: that they have a baby as a married couple. She's free to divorce him after a year. The time they have together is fleeting…Marriage is the last thing on Heather’s mind. She only wants the unconditional love a child can give, something she lacked during her years in foster homes. She agrees to give Sean a year in this sham-marriage, never thinking it could turn into something so much more.Is one year enough time for Sean to change Heather’s way of thinking and make their marriage the kind that will last?

Temptations: A Historical Romance Sampler

From USA Today bestselling author Glynnis Campbell...TEMPTATIONSA Historical Romance Sampler(TEMPTATIONS is a collection of excerpts especially assembled for you, so you can try before you buy.)Irresistible romance and adventure await. Which will you choose?TEMPTATIONS offers you a sample platter of delights from each of Glynnis Campbell's stories, mouthwatering tidbits to whet your appetite for more.Visit Viking-plundered shores and the wilds of the American west, towering Scottish castles and ships on the high seas... Ride with knights in shining armor and maids wielding blades... Gamble with gunslingers in frontier saloons... Match wits with pirate crews and bands of medieval outlaws... Tag along on breathtaking escapades with Pictish royals, Tudor spies, Native American renegades, and Highland lairds.Who will lay claim to your heart? Will you be charmed by a kilted champion or captivated by an armored foe? Swept away by a dangerous devil or bewitched by a brilliant hero?The choice is yours...

The Pirate's Yuletide Treasure

It's a dark and snowy Christmas Eve, and the roads are almost impassable. Canterbury's inns are full, but the local brothel's door stands open, and Frau Klaus welcomes all who come seeking shelter. Gather with stranded travelers around her Tannenbaum as secrets, holiday tales, and a story of love, like this one, are shared. Cassia Beaugre Ransome has taken refuge at Klaus Haus to celebrate the season as she does every year on the anniversary of being rescued from customs officials. As a way of saying thank you, she and her husband, Ansell, deliver smuggled supplies to Frau Klaus and her staff. While Cassia awaits Ansell's arrival, and fearing his capture, she tells a yarn about three ships and yuletide miracles while longing for one of her own.The Pirate's Yuletide Treasure is a short story inspired by The Canterbury Tales and the Great London Fog and Frost of 1813. Heavy snowfall blankets Canterbury, forcing travelers paying their respects to Archbishop Thomas Becket indoors on Christmas Eve. It's the snowiest winter recorded in the last three hundred years, a storm considered by newspapers to be the worst to hit the British Isles since 1795, cutting the city off for at least six days and forcing holidaymakers to beg for lodging.

Inappropriate Thoughts (Victoria Wilde Book 1)

Explore your own inappropriate thoughts in this best-selling hilarious and sexy romantic comedy. You'll fall in love with Jillian and Brian as they navigate their forbidden attraction in this laugh-out-loud funny story featuring a bit of inadvertent peeping, some ill-advised skinny dipping, a smidge of public nudity, and, of course, a ton of unresolved sexual tension.After a devastating divorce and string of horrific dates, best-selling romance novelist Jillian Grayson is creatively blocked and just done. Done with writing, done with men, done with all of it...Suffering from a recent heartbreak of his own, tennis athlete and college senior Brian Nash, is Jillian's son's best friend. During a spring break trip to the Graysons, he meets the beautiful and tennis passionate Jillian, and their shared interest quickly develops into an intense mutual attraction.After nearly giving in to their feelings, they hatch a plan, while under the influence (of something more than just the perfect Miami night), to be Friends with Partial Benefits, complete with rules to define the boundaries. Will the lonely pair continue with this distinctive relationship, actually explore their desires, or discover all of it is a really bad idea?Inappropriate Thoughts is an expanded version of Luke Young's Friends With Partial Benefits. It is approximately ten percent longer and contains expanded and more explicit scenes.

Holiday Kisses

A collection of short stories with a holiday setting by various Beachwalk Press authors.Includes:Positively Holly by Pepper AnthonyHometown Miracles by Patricia BatesBelieve in Me by Aimée DuffyHis Holiday Lifesaver by Hazel GowerDrawn To You by Tara MillsReunion by Ashlynn MonroeWinter Break by Kaylie NewellMistletoe & Holly by Tamaria SoanaKatrina's Christmas by Sidda Lee TateMerry Christmas, Mrs. Todd by Elise WhylesThe Gift Beneath the Tree by Lacey WolfeContent Warning: some stories contain explicit sex

Treasured Love

Heart-stirring romantic reads about new and life-long love!Bestselling author, Vanda Vadas delivers five engaging short stories. Love is not limited to age. It is timeless and for the young and mature at heart. Be it that sizzling, first, meet cute romance or time-tested relationships, this collection of touching tales demonstrates themes of love, loss and marriage.Queen of DiamondsGrace is a croupier at a casino, the consummate professional with unwavering concentration. She is caught off-guard when a stranger with piercing blue eyes takes a seat at her table. Blackjack is not the only hand he sets out to win.A Passionate LoveCherry Tree Lodge in the Blue Mountains of NSW, Australia, is no ordinary Bed and Breakfast. It harbours a secret, one that is connected to a Bohemian brooch, a photograph and a child's wisdom. Truths are revealed in the indelible footprints of a passionate love.Liquid SapphireJosh works nights as a barman at an exclusive hotel. By day, he's a student at the local university. When a woman his age enters the bar in search of employment, Josh has good reason to stare. She's dressed like a cowgirl ready to rope a calf in a country rodeo. What could she possibly know about champagne, swizzle sticks and cocktails?Unbroken BondsFinding your soul mate is one thing, marrying her and never letting go is another. Cedric succeeded on all counts. No regrets. Even though he now fights a losing battle, nothing can sever the ties with his one true love.Lovin' YouCompromise is a two-way street. Not so for Connor and Kate. Consequent to personal sacrifice and broken promises, their marriage is on a downward spiral. Salvation is at hand if only fears are faced.

Felicity Falls in Love: A Short Romance Story (The Love Series Book 6)

Felicity Falls in Love A Short Romance StoryBook 6 in The Love Series – Volume 2Is there such a thing as love at first sight?Felicity Porter and Simon Carter meet at a mutual friend's wedding. There is an instant attraction but neither party acts on their feelings. A few months later, their friend and bride, Sarah, decides to do a little match making at her Christmas dinner party.How will Felicity and Simon react to seeing each other again?Is there that same attraction that was evident at the wedding?Will they share a romantic kiss before the evening ends?Discover how a gathering of friends at Christmas time can help to bring romance to two deserving people.Felicity Falls in Love is a 5,000 word short romance story with a happy ever after ending. It is the just the thing if you are looking for a pocket-size story to read during your lunch break or while waiting for an appointment. Enjoy.

How He Kisses BOOK 1: Alpha Male Romance Series

Chloe Madison has three rules:Never kiss a clientNever sleep with a clientNever fall for a client.As long as alpha billionaire, Jake Sutherland, abides by these boundaries, things will be fine. After all, she has a sick dad, has hospital bills to pay and the money has to come from somewhere.She promises her father to quit, but after a final encounter, she is given a proposition that could solve at least some of her problems. Will she give in and place her own goals and dreams on the shelf, or will she remain true to her hard, fast rules?This short romance story is hot, steamy, and perfect for fans of J.S. Scott, Kelly Favor and Fifty Shades of Grey. For adults only. There are 12 books in the series.***Book 1 in the Contract with a Billionaire Series!***