A cocoon of naiveté shatters on Rita Warren's thirtieth wedding anniversary, when a terrorist murders her ex-Marine husband Jared and 13 other movie goers. Ensnarled in a cover-up that puts her in an assassin's crosshairs, Rita must unravel a web of lies and connections that date back to Jared's service in the Iraq war - before a mysterious kidnapper returns Rita's daughter Zoe one body part at a time.
Shay Montegomery plans to finally lose her virginity during a summer internship in New York City, if she can find the right guy - someone hot, romantic, and willing to make her first time memorable. Unfortunately, she meets the wrong guy - Tristan is hip, sexy, and too cool to coach Shay in the art of love. He does, however, make the 20-something beauty an outrageous offer to trade her virginity for a dream job. All she has to do is join an exclusive club called Virgin Territory and mingle with its billionaires.
Shay Montgomery plays with fire in the next installment of Virgin Territory. Her virginity is still intact - but her heart is in danger of being lost forever. The guy? Hot and steamy Tristan. He tried to recruit her for an exclusive club that pairs billionaires with virgins, but he failed. Instead, he got recruited into Shay's bed! Just for cuddling. For now, Shay must stay a virgin, because she wants to destroy Virgin Territory from the inside. Once she becomes one of their girls, she'll set her sights on the company's Queen Diva.
Prince Dmitri Kantemir (1673-1723), also the Prince of Moldavia, Prince of the Russian Empire, Prince of the Holy Roman Empire, and Imperial Chancellor to Peter the Great of Russia, lived in forced exile in Istanbul for 22 years. He became a great writer, statesman, scientist, and composer of Ottoman music. His children were prominent in Russian history: Antioch Kantemir became Russia's first satirist and Maria Kantemir was the last love of Peter the Great.
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A desperate artist, misguided about how to improve her city's support of the arts, is forced to do community service at a public library where she is magically sucked into a graphic novel and meets the nightmare of her dreams - a comic book stud who wants to save her - but he's so over-the-top charming, she is torn between staying in his world or going back to reality.