In a time of mythical beasts and powerful gods, tales of heroism and mankind's beginnings proliferated through the ancient world and endured for centuries thereafter. From the origins of the universe, to the creation of man, Greek mythology has formed the bedrock of Western culture and civilization. Its influence has captivated people for thousands of years and traces remain everywhere, from our literature, films, and everyday language.
This is a true story of sexual, physical, and emotional abuse. It will take you down the path of my life from childhood through adulthood; the ins and outs of how the abuse formed my very being. Leading me in what I look back on as...a life of self-destruction. The pain and sorrow in which I learned how to love and how to be loved. The acceptance that I was worthless, and the belief that no one would or could ever love only me. Fearing I would never find happiness, I fell into a depression.
Serial killers have haunted the public imagination for hundreds of years. They have struck fear and terror into the collective consciousness for their gruesome and malicious crimes against humanity. What motivates them to commit these murders? How do people, who appear normal on the surface, manage to live secret lives of hedonism, psychosis, and bloodlust?
Perla Fae is no stranger to pain. With a tragic past and a present break-up, she finds herself starting over. Again. Jax Maddox is an enigma. Wealthy, powerful, and a force to be reckoned with. This billionaire bad boy doesn't make decisions based on emotions, and complications are what he deals with in business, not in his personal affairs. But he wants her.
Britain, 1851: At 25, Delia would rather set herself on fire than marry her betrothed. In secret, she's been communicating with a gentleman across town that is in dire need of a governess. With a knack for thievery, Delia is set for an adventure far from home. Meeting the elusive and handsome Charles Hayward proves troubling as she learns that she'd stolen from him and will be expected to pay him back her debt. Charles expects constant obedience. Not for the faint of heart, Delia's Debt contains elements of age play, anal play, scenes of spanking, and graphic sex.
Lady Letticia Burke has had designs on the same man - Sir Alex Gaines - since she was 16. Unfortunately, not only does he not know she exists, but his wife definitely does exist. Nearly 20 now, she has turned down everyone who has ever offered for her for one reason or another - made up or not - and, with the changing markets having badly affected their financial wherewithal, her parents can no longer afford to indulge her in endless window shopping for a husband.
Serial killers have shocked communities across the world with their gruesome crimes against humanity. While many killers are eventually brought to justice, some have eluded police capture and vanished without a trace. Their identities remain unknown and their cases were never solved. But who were these mysterious killers, and how did they get away with murder?
Emily Crawley has lived in Remington House her entire life. Her parents have been in service to the Duke of Remington and his family for years, and now that Emily is of age, she has joined the staff as well. When the Marquess of Remington, the duke's eldest son, Charles, returns after his years at school, Emily realizes her heart has always belonged to the handsome Lord. Alas, he is to be wed to the rude and condescending Lady Caroline, a marriage that was arranged years ago.
"I love the narrator."
He grinned ear to ear. Then, before I could react, he stepped forward, took me into his arms, and kissed me with more passion than any kisses before. I melted into him, my whole body giving in to any question his made. He led me to the back room, and I (somehow) guided him to the couch in the breakroom that, at some point, every employee (past or present) has slept on. He slid me onto the couch and crawled on top of me. I brought him closer, wanting his lips and tongue as close as they could be to mine.
Gwyneth's chronicle began long before she witnessed her family being brutally murdered and lost her sight. Living as an orphan, her world is anything but black and white. She sees her vivid future that promises suffering and death. Cursed with these visions, Gwyneth pretends to be like everyone else, until a dangerously charismatic young man walks into her life. From the moment Jace lays eyes on her, he refuses to believe Gwyneth is normal. He knows information about her past that only a psychopathic stalker could dig up.
FayeLynn Roberts didn't intend to get pregnant. Instead of going to art school in the fall, she'll be stuck in her hometown and under her dad's roof. Her baby's father isn't going to be any help; he disappeared weeks before the two pink lines showed up on the stick. When she tells her father about the child, he drops a bombshell. Her late mother was a fairy and when her father married her mother, he made a promise to her people: the first male child born to his line would belong to them.
A year after a barbaric childbirth, complete with a near-death experience and an encounter with her guardian angel, Angie Edmonds is just happy she and her son, Jake, are alive. She's finally in a good place: clean, sober, and employed as a defense attorney. But at the end of a long work day, she finds herself in a parent's worst nightmare: Jake has been kidnapped and taken across the Mexican border by a cult leader who believes the child is the "Chosen One".
"It was hard to understand at times."
Ezra Collins was a very powerful warlock thanks to his bargain with a lord of Hell. Baal had made him powerful beyond measure and forever young. For almost 100 years, Baal has remained quiet. Out of nowhere, the bargain price has been requested. Baal wants a certain human female to bear his child. This child will be his vessel for incarnation into the mortal plane. Baal is determined to thwart the decree of Heaven. Ezra must now find this gifted silver-eyed female that Baal has commanded him to find.
Holden Cantrell is a cowboy through and through. He calls a cattle ranch in Montana home. Rose is the young woman he's set his sights on, as she answered an ad he put in a newsletter seeking a bride. After a year of letters, he asked her to marry him and she made her way to him in Montana.
Follow Liz Burke in this sometimes dark and intense epic as she struggles for identity and freedom set in a 1940s Pennsylvania coal town.
Molestation happens in every country on any given day. This storyline is based on factual events of one young girl and her trials of molestation, starting at age eight. Dina, who is now a bright 13 year old, will take you through her life of being molested. This book is perfect for younger folks as well as adults. It is a great learning tool for victims and/or those who have had similar experiences. There are two women you will meet, Sadie and Marbella, who absolutely adore Dina and sense distress.
This is a fictional story based during the time of the Trail of Tears (1830s era). Nitika is found as a baby on the brink of death by a traveling Cherokee tribe and taken in and raised by the chief and his wife, who recently lost a child of their own. Nitika is blessed as a baby by the medicine woman to have a destiny and far greater purpose than she could ever imagine. As a young girl, Nitika starts to question why she is different from the rest of her tribe.
This is a book about lust and passion being realized and fulfilled.
His lips - oh, Jace's lips beckoned me in ways that shouldn't have been possible. I lost any ability to think logically when I fantasized about his savory kiss. My world was crumbling, my sisters were hunted, my death was inevitable; but, when his lips met mine, that collision overshadowed all else.
Amanda Hurley is a 23-year-old college graduate, excited to have landed her first real job as a marketing executive for an advertising technology company. She's immediately taken with the company's charismatic CEO, and he seems to like her too. There's just one problem; he's married. When he invites Amanda to accompany him on a business trip to Barcelona, she is overwhelmed with excitement. But the trip doesn't go as expected, as Alex does something so shocking, she's left wondering whether she'll even be able to continue working with him.