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Cold Deception (His Agenda 4): Prequel to the His Agenda Series (His Agenda 0.5)
by Dori Lavelle
***AUTHOR NOTE: Cold Deception is a tragic love story that should be read after books 1, 2 & 3 in the His Agenda Series.***
They say he’s a monster, a very dangerous man. But they don’t know him. They don’t know the depth of the darkness lurking inside his soul. They don’t see the burn of the wounds on his heart.
If they did, maybe they would understand why he became Jude Macknight.
Cold Deception offers a peek into the past life of Jude Macknight…when he used to be someone else, when he was married to the woman that introduced him to his dark side.
***WARNING: Due to sexual situations and adult content, Cold Deception is not intended for readers under the age of 18, and anyone who is unable to read books containing the following issues: kidnapping, murder, rape, and extreme abuse.***
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Veiled Obsession (His Agenda #1)
Dangerous Intentions (His Agenda #2)
Broken Illusions (His Agenda #3)
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Dori Lavelle, is a mother, wife, and a sucker for happy-ever-afters and mint chocolate. Growing up, Dori read a lot, and when she wasn’t happy with a particular ending, she wrote a different one, just for herself. Before long, she was writing stories when she should have been doing homework. The time has come for her to share the stories she cooks up in her head.
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Title: Broken Illusions: A Disturbing Psychological Thriller (His Agenda #3)
Series: His Agenda
Author: Dori Lavelle
Genre: Psychological Thriller/Dark Contemporary Romance
Published: October 28th, 2015
***WARNING: Due to sexual situations and adult content, this dark and disturbing psychological thriller is not intended for readers under the age of 18, and anyone who is unable to read books containing the following issues: kidnapping, murder, graphic rape, and extreme violence.***
Jude Macknight is gone forever, and I can finally start my new life with Dustin Brannon. But it’s not so easy to move on.
When I close my eyes at night, I still see Jude’s face. And sometimes, I swear I feel his presence. When will he stop haunting me? And when will I stop waiting for the other shoe to drop?
This is the breathtaking conclusion to the His Agenda Serial.
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I cry for the man I used to know, the man I used to love…until his love killed mine.
My name is Haley Macknight, and I’m dying inside. From the outside my life is every woman’s dream. I’m married to Jude Macknight, a sexy multimillionaire who loves me…too much.
Once upon a time, I loved him. But that love is dead. Unwilling to let me go, I’ve become his obsession. He will stop at nothing to make sure I remain in a marriage I no longer want, inside my gilded cage.
Each day I pull away from Jude, I watch him transform into a monster. Before my eyes, he becomes a man I don’t recognize, a dangerous man. He makes it clear that I belong to him, that my life is no longer my own. If I leave, he’ll kill me. But if I stay, I’ll die a slow death.
***This serial unfolds over three volumes.***
Dangerous Intentions (His Agenda #2)
My name is Haley Macknight, and I’ve finally escaped my marriage from hell. But my husband, Jude Macknight, has murder on his mind. He will stop at nothing to get me back. Even from a distance, he’s controlling the course of my life. It’s only a matter of time before he finds me. Before he kills me.
***WARNING: Due to sexual situations and dark adult content, this book is not intended for readers under the age of 18, and anyone who is unable to read books containing the following issues: kidnapping, murder, graphic rape, and extreme abuse.***
Dori Lavelle, is a mother, wife, and a sucker for happy-ever-afters and mint chocolate. Growing up, Dori read a lot, and when she wasn’t happy with a particular ending, she wrote a different one, just for herself. Before long, she was writing stories when she should have been doing homework. The time has come for her to share the stories she cooks up in her head.
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Genre: Contemporary Romance Series
Published: Jan 21st 2015
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Shaun Brannon is broken to the core. But even though Kelsey’s heart is cracking as she helps him carry the weight of his past, she can’t walk away from her promise to be there for him, and she can’t ignore her deepening feelings. So she tries to accept the little he’s offering, even though she wants it all. But after months of wrestling with her emotions, she decides she must risk losing him by asking for more than he’s prepared to give her.
Shaun won’t admit it, but he aches for more than Kelsey’s warm body in his bed. The problem is, something stands between them. The whole truth about what happened eight years ago. When Kelsey demands to have all of him or she’ll walk away, he knows the time has come to tell her the truth. But the fear of reliving the past is just as paralyzing as the thought of losing her.
** Due to sexual content, this book is not intended for readers under the age of 18. **
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After losing the future that was promised to her, Kelsey O’Neil says goodbye to her old life and sets out on a journey to capture her own independence, find happiness, and maybe even true love.
A cozy cottage in a quaint Irish town seems the perfect place to start again. And Shaun Brannon, the sexy but mysterious author next door, could be her second chance at love. But Shaun is incapable of opening his heart to any woman. Can Kelsey find out why before she falls too hard?
Eight years ago, Shaun Brannon stopped believing in love, or marriage. His only belief now is in lust. The demons he wrestles with daily are too dark to let him get close to a woman without breaking her heart. Then along comes Kelsey, who makes him wonder how it might feel to give love another chance. Is he brave enough to show her his deepest scars?
This is a new edition of a book originally published under the title Chocolate Aftertaste.
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After years of running away from the past, Shaun Brannon returns to Serendipity, his home town. He’s finally ready to come face to face with the demons he’d left behind. With Kelsey O’Neil reminding him to breathe, the future no longer seems as scary.
But are the people he hurt ready to forgive him for what he robbed them of? Can he finally let go and start a new life with Kelsey? Or will the challenges he’s about to face hinder him from moving on?
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Dori Lavelle, is a mother, wife, and a sucker for happy-ever-afters and mint chocolate. Give her a great romance novel and a mug of hot chocolate and she’d be one happy woman. Growing up, Dori read a lot, and when she wasn’t happy with a particular ending, she wrote a different one, just for herself. Before long, she was writing stories when she should have been doing homework. The time has come for her to share the stories she cooks up in her head.
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Obliterated By Autum Grey ♥ Release Day Blitz

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Genre: Contemporary Romance, Erotic Suspense
Published: Jan 5th 2015
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“I knew the moment I gave in to pursuing Selene that trouble would follow me. It always does. I should have resisted.”
Remington St. Germain is at a crossroads. He can either go after the one person who makes him feel as if he matters—the only person to ever calm the demons that roam his mind—or forget about her. The latter is not an option, even though there is a chance she might reject him. But, damn it all to hell, he will convince her. He has to. Otherwise, he will be right back where he was before she came into his life.
Selene Michaels’ stay in Paris is only temporary. She shouldn’t get too attached to Remington and his son, Adrien. But, Remington makes her feel alive and reckless, and Adrien makes her loss almost bearable. They complete her. She has a feeling there is more to Remington than a doting single father and her overprotective Prince Charming. Besides, the risk of being with them still looms closeby and she will do anything to keep them safe.
Sometimes life gives you a second chance. But what happens when danger threatens that chance?
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The Scars That Define Us ( Devil’s Dust) By MN Forgy


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Genre(s): New Adult, MC/Biker, Erotic, Dark, Romantic Suspense

Published: October 31st 2014


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The Devil’s Dust MC has a list of new threats to the club’s lifestyle. Dani, to prove

her loyalty, is trying to embrace a part of herself that she never knew existed until now. A sinful

beast lurking beneath her surface has been awakened and is ready to eliminate anyone that

stands in its way. Looking at her stained hands, she rinses the blood from them. She resigns

herself to innocence lost and welcomes her thirst for more blood.

After a breathtaking turn of events, Shadow is looking at life in a different perspective. Not

knowing who he can trust or who he can forgive has left him feeling desolate and alone. As

Shadow is laying behind his rifle, he wonders if he can pull the trigger to eliminate the threat. He

takes a deep breath and squeezes the trigger, the rifle recoil ignites the fuel that drives him.

Retaliations will be required.

Boundaries will be shattered.

Redemption will be lost.

Betrayal so deep, yet they still yearn for one another. Can Shadow overlook Dani’s

transgressions? Can Dani overlook the mistrust that Shadow has placed upon her?

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When Dani’s sheltered life is turned upside down by her mother’s secrets, she finds protection

with her estranged outlaw father. Against all warnings, she falls for bad boy biker, Shadow. He

is beast and beauty sealed in a leather cut with a gun holster. Can Dani learn to live within the

Club rules? Is she more like her father than she could imagine?

Shadow has grown up among drug addicts, whores and murderers. The only family he’s ever

trusted has been the Devil’s Dust motorcycle club. He will do anything for a brother; even kill.

In fact, killing is so easy, he’s made a career of it. His one regret is not being able to kill his

own worthless mother. When Dani shows up with her provocative temper and innocent charm,

Shadow begins to question his violent lifestyle. But can he trust her with his demons?




Will Dani and Shadow let family ties destroy them?

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M.N. Forgy was raised in Missouri where she still lives with her family. She’s a soccer mom

by day and a saucy writer by night. M.N. Forgy started writing at a young age but never took it

seriously until years later, as a stay-at-home mom, she opened her laptop and started writing

again. As a role model for her children, she felt she couldn’t live with the “what if” anymore and

finally took a chance on her character’s story. So, with her glass of wine in hand and a stray

Barbie sharing her seat, she continues to create and please her fans.


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The Vampire’s Pet By V.R. Cumming ♥ Blog Tour


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Genre(s): Adult Erotica, Vampyr, Paranormal, Fantasy

Published: September 16th 2014


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Eric Logan is twenty-one, a physics major at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta,

and a geek. All he wants is to make it through college in one piece. If he can find a woman to

share his life with, well, all the better, but he doesn’t hold out much hope of that happening. He’s

learned the hard way that women find shy, safe men too boring to keep around for long.

While attending a party with his friend Devin, Eric meets the vampire Elizabet, who offers him

a spot in her stable of blood slaves. Not long after, the lovely Gianna Brady walks into his life.

With her in his heart and a job as a vampire’s pet, Eric finally has the life and love he’s always

wanted and is eager to begin his journey through the hidden society he’s now a part of, a

society where blood and sex are used to cement alliances and control the violent nature of the

beast within.

The world of the Vampyr isn’t as easy to navigate as it appears, however, and Eric is soon lost

in a whirlwind of obstacles and complications. Devin isn’t content with the friendship Eric craves;

Marco, Elizabet’s favorite, has plans for his mistress’ newest pet that Eric isn’t keen on fulfilling;

and the vampire queen needs a strong ally. As he struggles to find his place in this new world,

Eric is pushed to the limits of his humanity and wonders if he’ll ever find his way back to it again,

or if the monster he’s becoming will consume him and everyone he loves in its thirst for power

and blood.

Author’s note: Contains all six of the previously released episodes, compiled into one novel.


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Devin shut the door and took off his coat, dropping it on one of the chaises. His tie followed, and

then his fingers made quick work of the buttons on his shirt.

“What are you doing?” I cleared my throat at my own stupidity. “I mean, why are you


“Elizabet likes to play.”

He placed his shirt on top of his coat, pulled off his t-shirt and folded it, and unfastened his


I turned my back on him and tried not to stare at the shifting walls. Being dizzy would’ve been

better than the vision implanted in my head of Devin half-naked, his golden skin gleaming softly

in the dimly lit room, the muscles defined by the shadows falling across them.

Man, I needed to ramp up my workout. Devin’ s toned muscles put mine to shame.

And I really needed to work on my sex life, too, if a semi-nude man was all it took to get me


The snick of a zipper being pulled down raked across my dick, making it throb with every beat

of my pulse. I pinched the bridge of my nose to try to block out the sounds of Devin slowly

undressing behind me.

The cushioned thud of feet hitting the floor sounded, drawing near, then warm hands fell on my

shoulders, tugging at my jacket.

“You never answered my question,” I blurted.

His hands moved to the lapels and I let him slide the jacket off my shoulders, down my arms.

“Which one?”

“About Marco and Elizabet.” His body was warm behind mine as his hands found my tie,

loosened it. “Won’t he get all bent out of shape about her having sex with me?”

With us, I amended silently, since Devin seemed to be as naked as the day he was born. The

tip of his erection kept brushing my ass through my slacks, making me jump.

“No. He likes you.”

“I’m not like that,” I said, appalled, and he chuckled.

“We know. It’s ok.” Nimble fingers unbuttoned my shirt, pulled it away. “You don’t have to do

anything you don’t want to.”

I caught his hands on the hem of my undershirt, and held them there against my stomach.

“Then why are you undressing me?”

“So you’ll be ready.”

“I haven’t decided if I’ll do it or not.”

His laugh brushed across my neck and my skin came alive. “Yes, you have.”

He was right. I had decided, not when he’d told me Elizabet wanted to have sex with me or

when my dick went fully erect on entering the room. No, the sight of his chest, the lean, flat

planes of muscle encased in warm, smooth skin; that’s what had done me in.

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Forever Kinda Love By Clara Stone ♥ 5 Star Review Tour

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Genre(s): Mature Young Adult Contemporary Romance
Published: August 13th 2014
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Life’s. Little. Surprises.
The last thing seven-year-old Carrigan “Ace” Casper foresaw was an eight-year-old Heath Lovelly walking into her life the day her mother died. From that moment on, Heath sticks by her side, slowly becoming her strength, her confidant, and her entire world. What she doesn’t know is, she’s his saving grace, too.
Ten years later, Ace is handed another crippling challenge that threatens everything in her almost perfect life. Only, this time, she doesn’t turn to Heath, hiding the truth instead. But Heath knows Ace too well and won’t back down easily. He’s ready to do whatever it takes and will stay by her side until she accepts that their love is the kinda love worth fighting for.
Will he be her forever triumph or her unexpected downfall?
Two lives.
One story.
And an unexpected journey to falling in love.
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This is a lite fun read. You are taken into a world of friendship and love. Heath is not sure what to think of how he is feeling about his childhood best friend.  Carrigan “Ace” is sassy in her own right. She has feeling for her best friend that she is scared to address because she doesn’t want to lose the one person that has been a constant in her life. As they travel a road both are unsure about they find out more of what brings them together. Everyone around them tells them to take a leap and see where things go.

There are a lot of emotions at play with this read. I couldn’t put this one down. It was so engrossing that you just had to read to the end once you start. A love this strong is rare and but worth fighting for. I was blown away how well told the story was told of this young love. Highly recommend you pick a copy up and enjoy a light emotional read!!! This is a very moving book.

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Clara Stone lives in the beautiful city of Boise, ID. Unlike what most believe about Idaho, it’s more than a sack full of potatoes. When she’s not writing, you’ll catch Clara reading YA and NA books, mostly romance, and enjoying time with her family. She is a proud CW TV addict.
She also writes YA paranormal romance under the name Priya Kanaparti. She is published through Reuts Publications.
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Havoc By Autumn Grey ♥ Release Day Blitz & Review

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Genre(s): Adult, Interracial Romance, Erotic Suspense
Published: December 2nd 2014
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Selene Michaels is determined to never let anyone make her feel inferior again. After a painful divorce, she finds herself in Paris on a working holiday, hopeful that this will be the opportunity she has been waiting for. She intends to have fun and maybe find someone to flirt with; someone who will show her a good time, treat her right, and awaken her to all she has been missing. What she does not expect to find is Remington St. Germain and his adorable son, Adrien.
Remington is intense, devastatingly hot and a Prince Charming on the outside, but a dirty talking, insatiable devil behind closed doors—the opposite of the man she has been hoping for—and not the type to give up on something that he wants. Selene soon realizes that life with Remington is not only interesting, but adventurous. It’s dangerous, and she’s about to find out how dangerous. . . if she is brave enough to take a chance.
**Havoc is the first instalment of a three-part serial, each approximately 36000 words. (110 pages)
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This is one fast fun hot read! You are swept off to the land of love with this adventure. Selene just going through the worst time of her life she finds herself pulling thing back together on a business trip to Paris. She has worked her butt off the last two years after the heartache of her failed marriage and has returned to modeling. Remington is a man to not be messed with, he is strong and passionate. He knows what he wants and goes after it. Once he sets his sights on Selene he knows he has to have her. They take off on a very funny and testing of wills way.

This is a great light read that plays with some of your emotions. You’ll be laughing, ready to kill, and just feel at ease. I personally really enjoy this short light read! I am looking forward to more of Selene and Remington story.

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A SPECIAL CONNECTION by Theresa Troutman
Genre(s): New Adult, Contemporary Romance
Published: February 5th 2014
Life has been a constant challenge for Jake Lewis. Left paralyzed emotionally and physically by a car accident, which killed his parents when he was just twelve years old, Jake struggles to be happy. His best friends, Rick Welsh and Samantha Andrews, are a couple who fight as passionately as they make up. This puts Jake in an awkward position.
Three friends who are as close as can be.
Rick Welsh, the hotshot basketball player, who hopes to leave college and go pro. Samantha Andrews, the brainiac, blessed with common sense and beauty.
Jake Lewis, the crippled virgin, who believes no girl could love a damaged guy with a disability.
In despair, these friends share a moment that will forever change their lives.
Life is messy.
Love is complicated.
True love doesn’t always come wrapped in a pretty package with a bow on top.
Is it possible that the friend you never had sexual feelings for is the person who will touch your soul like no other?!
There was a light rap on the door. “Jake, are you in there?” a feminine voice asked from the other side.
I stood, with the help of my crutch, and walked over to the closed door. I opened it to find Jenna on the other side. “Sorry, I just needed some quiet time.”
Jenna smiled. “I don’t think there is such a thing as quite time in the Welsh     household.”
“Come on in,” I offered, moving aside to make room for her to enter.
Jenna stepped into the bathroom, her heels clicking on the tile floor. She shut the door behind her, leaned against it and closed her eyes. She was dressed in a red velvet  sleeveless dress and black stockings, her long blonde hair gently falling over her  shoulders. Jenna was pretty and always had an available posse of boys who followed her around. She frequently dated, but was never serious with any one guy. That     probably had something to do with the fact that she had three big brothers who would beat the crap out of anyone who tried to take advantage of her.
“You’re right. It is quiet. That’s a nice change of pace,” she sighed, opening her eyes to meet my gaze. Jenna took a few more steps towards me. Soon we were inches apart. Her gaze never left mine. Her hazel eyes held promise. Then she wet her lips with her tongue and leaned in to kiss me.
I was taken aback by the action—my lips unmoving, my eyes wide open, watching her kiss me. It was unbelievable to comprehend any girl would want to kiss ‘Jake the cripple,’ but Jenna was kissing me. I felt the tip of her tongue dart into my mouth and I moaned. I dropped my crutch, the aluminum clanging as it hit the floor, and wrapped my arms around her waist. Closing my eyes, I let go and kissed her back. Her mouth was sweet and supple, warm and wet.
When we finally pulled apart, we were gasping for air, Jenna’s hands on my     shoulders, her forehead resting on my chin. “I always wondered what it be like to kiss you, Jake. Damn, that was amazing.” She looked up at me through her thick black eyelashes and smiled. “Where did you learn to kiss like that?”
I shrugged, feeling my cheeks grow red. “I don’t know. You’re the first girl I ever kissed.”
“I think we should try that again,” she said, leaning in for another kiss.
We kissed with more feeling. Jenna’s hands caressed my neck, then her fingers tangled in my hair. I tried to pull back, afraid she would feel my growing arousal. This was all brand new to me. I’d never imagined any girl would be interested in me and   assumed I’d live my life alone, without physical connection. Yet, here was pretty Jenna—gorgeous Jenna—making the moves on me!
When we came up for air, I gently brushed a stray strand of her hair behind her ear, touched her swollen lips with the pad of my thumb. “Why me?”
“Why not? You’ve been a permanent fixture in the household for six years. I’ve had a crush on you forever, Jake.”
“I had no idea,” I stuttered. I had no clue why Jenna was attracted to me, but I seized the moment and asked, “Will you go out with me, on a real date?”
“Compared to a fake date?” she asked with confusion.
“No, I mean, you won’t be embarrassed be to seen with me in public?”
“Why would I be embarrassed?”
I motioned to my bum leg, but didn’t say a thing.
“Jake, I don’t care about your leg. I care about you. I would be honored to go on a real date with you.”
I smiled, so happy in the moment that I forgot one major detail. “Oh, shit. Your  brothers are going to kill me when they find out.”
Jenna simply laughed. “Seriously, you’re a part of this family. They love you like a brother.”
“That makes you my sister and that just sounds perverted.”
“John and Jason will be heading back to college and Rick doesn’t need to know.”
I thought about it for a second. That was all I needed to make up my mind. “Pick you up at seven tomorrow?”
“Perfect,” she replied, leaning in for one last kiss. “I’ll go out first. Meet you downstairs.” Jenna opened the door and peeked outside into the hall to make sure the coast was clear. She looked over her shoulder and said, “Merry Christmas, Jake.”
It turned out to be a merry Christmas indeed.
Theresa Troutman lives in Pennsylvania with her husband and their crazy dog, Niko. She loves reading, theatre and traveling.
Her books include: My Secret Summer, A Special Connection and the Love’s Great Adventure Series: Life’s What You Make ItLove This Life and London Loves. She is currently working on a contemporary romance called, By My Side, which will be released in early 2015.
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