Visions of blood and death haunt Richie England. A new serial killer is stalking the city, and Richie finds himself in the middle of a frightening pyschological battle with the killer and the spectres behind the evil. As the detective in charge of the Vivisectionist case, the last thing Julian Anders needs is a damn psychic telling him about visions. When another body is found, Julian is forced to accept Richie's help. The killer has seen Richie, and with his life at stake, both Julian and Richie need to find the answers and the killer before it's too late.
Jude Evans, a rebellious teenager, runs away from his abusive parents and takes the bus to Philadelphia to start a life of his own. With no job, no money and nowhere to stay, Jude is relieved when he gets a ride with Leslie Diaz, a friendly, talkative girl his own age. She tells him of a place he can stay: an abandoned shop whose owners disappeared over twenty years ago. But the shop was never abandoned. Behind a locked door, Jude and Leslie discover the library of a spiritualist philosopher, Edgar Ross, and letters between him and an Annabel Castou. Jude wonders why these letters sit in a drawer in an abandoned shop; and wonders why the library is locked from the inside; and wonders what happened to Edgar Ross, Annabel, and the shop ... more info
Peter and Ann are kidnapped by a modern-day gladiatorial entrepreneur. The newly married members of a kick-boxing school had been spotted by Jake Tompkins, investigated, and then transported to his island. There they are modified and trained in the most brutal and sadistic form of unarmed fighting ever devised. Once trained, they are put on show to compete, not only at kick-boxing but other forms of combat as well. He also offers them as sexual slaves to his clients who are willing to pay enormous sums to do whatever they wish.
What if you could take a picture of your true soulmate in life before you ever met her? It was an innocent roll of film she found on the street. But when Jolee Wiley had it developed, hoping she might be able to find its owner from the pictures on it, she came face-to-face with a shocking impossibility. Mike Owensby was an Archivist. A Dreams Keeper. The roll of film belonged to him. And the woman who found it may be the lover he had been seeking all his life. ___________________ Excerpt A familiar jangle interrupted their conversation. Jolee fumbled in her skirt pocket, looking for the cell phone while Ferra waved a fork in her direction. "Sixty gajillion ring tones and songs you could put on that thing, and you have it ring ... more info
364 Days by Eric Del Carlo erotic science fiction short story Release Date 12/6/2012 Once a year slaves are allowed to have “faces”–that is, the very muscular mechanisms which let them have facial expressions are released to their own control. On One Day the slaves are let loose to wear makeup and fancy clothes and frolic in the ruins of an ancient abandoned city. Will the actions of one day carry them through the rest of the year? Excerpt 364 days a year, we crack no smiles, we shed no tears 364 days a year, we laugh no laughs, we show no fear But on that One Day, oh my dear, ... more info
Let's face it, 40 is the new sexy! And Phaze is celebrating with this sometimes hilarious, sometimes touching, and always passionate collection of mature heroines who set out to prove that once you crest the hill, you begin to pick up a little speed. Features stories by Robin Slick, Victoria Blisse, Fenner Jekyll, Jalena Burke, N.L. Belardes, N, Missy Lyons, Shanna Germain, Rebecca Adams, and Belinda Franklin. Get ready for the second exciting volume in this series: 39 and Still Holding!
Still 40, still sexy. This second volume of smart, seductive fiction proves that love has no maximum age limit. Featuring the works of Barbara Foster, N.L. Belardes, Greg Boose, Santana Smith, and more! The First Time by Donna George Storey: His cheeks were flushed now as he crawled the three steps to her, his tie dragging on the carpet. If only the bank president could see him now. A Rabbit Hole For Emily by Melinda Carroll: I no longer had to worry about how long it lasted as a prerequisite for sex. Or if it looked appropriate. Or age. I just needed to fall, let go and live. I was a forty-year-old woman! Fuck-it! It was my time. 39-Lab by N.L. Belardes: There was money to be made and lives to be crushed in every view he took of this ... more info
Rufus thinks he's received a desperate plea to rescue a pants inspector who is being held hostage in a garment factory. Upon discovery of the truth, it may be Rufus' own life that needs alterations. A new short story from the author of the international bestseller A SUMMER WEDDING. Excerpt The twenty-something receptionist reclined imperceptibly in her office chair, blonde curls cascading over her shoulders, dull blue-gray eyes oozing apathy. “I’m sorry, sir, but we don’t allow visitors inside the factory. Company policy.” Rufus McDonal resumed his pacing in the severely over-illuminated lobby of the Carson Canyon Jeans Company. Seething with desperation, he turned to face the gatekeeper ... more info
When Sawyer misses his scheduled tour, he sneaks onto the bus that is on its way to the infamous Hightower Mansion, a former asylum for the criminally insane. Bored of the usual attractions, Sawyer decides to venture out on his own and into the former hospital. What he discovers on the sixth floor of the antiquated facility, however, is anything but an ordinary tourist attraction. Excerpt: “Come sit down, Cranson. Let me relax you.” Mr. Hightower led the angry man to a chair and forced him to sit. Sawyer watched as the lord of the manor unbuckled and unzipped Cranson’s pants and pulled them to the floor. Mr. Hightower spread the man’s legs apart and pulled him closer. ... more info
The new man at the party is dark, mysterious, and smoking hot. Troy charms him away from his many admirers and out the back door to a path that leads across three rickety wooden bridges before stopping at a secret cabin. The sexy stranger seems shy at first but when he demands to see the remaining bridges on the path, Troy quickly witnesses a change in him. He is rude, commanding, and he forcefully pulls Troy along the path to his own secret, the elusive seventh bridge where a man is anxiously awaiting his nightly prey. Excerpt: It was dark, with the only light coming from the small flashlight that Troy had found in the cabin. Rhett was even more gorgeous in the darkness. His skin blended into the night ... more info
Ashley Thompson had a wild time at her party last Friday night. Maybe too wild. She wakes to find a video of her in the middle of a ménage a trois with her ex-boyfriend and a gorgeous stranger. Unable to remember anything about the night, other than the hot sex she sees on the computer screen, Ashley begins a search for Mr. Hunk. She has no luck until he unexpectedly shows up–in her shower. Hunter Hopewell intends to introduce Ash to a variety of sexual experiences he finds fun and exciting. He proposes a weeklong series of “colorful” encounters designed to seduce Ashley out of her kink comfort zone. As their week of escalating pleasure intensifies, Ashley must choose to let go of her inhibitions or risk losing the ... more info
8 Ways Onto The Naughty List by Rita Sawyer erotic contemporary romance novella (approx. 28000 words) Cover Art by Valerie Tibbs For two years, Patsy had been working for, and lusting after, her boss, Dexter. Unable to keep hiding her feelings she tries to quit, but her boss refuses to let her out of her contract. Furious, she devises a plan to get herself fired, but everything she does fails to make him mad. She even goes as far as coming onto him, but instead of firing her, he says he wants to take things between them to a more personal level. Now she’s wondering if he’s serious or just trying to keep his assistant? This book has been previously published with this same title. Excerpt The office had been quiet for the past ... more info
Ten years after the horror of 9/11 and the loss of his firefighter partner Justin, former NYPD cop Damon Summerfield is back in New York for Christmas with his family. Still deep in mourning with no end in sight, he visits Justin's favourite bar near Ground Zero and there meets Simon, a member of the FDNY and fellow survivor of 9/11. Damon can't bear to give their attraction a chance, not when he thinks Simon's job will tear them apart someday... Can Simon help Damon with his grief and can they build a future together? CONTENT ADVISORY: This title contains a HFN ending.
Drew is a fireman who loves the rush and is looking for a roommate to share costs. Scott is a doctor looking for somewhere to live that isn’t with his now ex-lover. The match seems more than perfect when Scott moves in and it’s more than just costs that they share. So what happens when along comes EMT Eric with his blond good looks and boyish smile? Will this twosome be able to become a threesome or does it spell disaster for all?
Book One in The Band of Roses Trilogy Ancient Irish traditions remain strong in a world where High King Brian Boru survived the Battle of Clontarf and established a dynasty that rules Ireland to this day. When greed for oil prompts England’s Regent to claim an Irish island in the North Atlantic, Ireland’s Crown Princess Talty becomes a pawn in a murderous plot to seize the throne of England. From Japan to California to an eleventh century Ireland preparing for the Battle of Clontarf, Talty must hide her true identity, though she can’t hide her ingrained training as a member of the Fianna: the warriors who guard the Kingdom of Ireland. She brings home a discovery worth more than any oil well, yet all she wants ... more info