Worse, she welcomed Josh's steamy stares, sizzling caresses and words of seduction. And now the last thing Mattie wanted was for her torrid temporary marriage to end Juliana Aldrich wouldn't think of it! Worse, her would-be groom, Caleb Duncan, actually wanted to go through with it! Think of the money, he insisted. All Juliana could think about was sharing the marriage bed with this dangerously sexy man!
Caleb couldn't have made a better proposal himself. Marry for one year, and he'd walk away with his bachelorhood intact. But he soon realized his pretty bride was sure to foul up his plans, because Juliana had him wishing that her hotheaded refusals would turn to passion on the wedding night And Emily Stockton knew better. Her sister's ex-husband was way off-limits She wanted to forget the real reason she'd come to his spread and simply be in his arms, live on his ranch, tend her adorable niece and nephew. But her stay was temporary. She knew it, and Zach knew it.
So why was he looking at her like a man in love El hacia que le temblaran las piernas y se le acelerara el pulso, pero eso no significaba nada Gabriel Brant iba a romper una enemistad que se haba alargado durante generaciones al proponerle matrimonio a Ashley Ryder. Le haba ofrecido un trato que los beneficiara a ambos Pero no haba previsto que los besos de Ashley pudieran derribar el muro que haba erigido alrededor de su corazn Ashley haba fantaseado con Gabe cuando era nia, pero no confiaba en que su ambicioso vecino cumpliera con su palabra despus de tener las tierras que necesitaba.
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Un experto en rodeos como Wyatt Sawyer estaba acostumbrado a tratar con potros salvajes, pero no con bebs! Por eso, cuando se enter de que tena que cuidar de su sobrina de cinco meses, Wyatt supo que necesitaba una niera. Lo que no esperaba era que la niera resultara ser la bella Grace Talmadge A Grace le gustaba llevar una vida tranquila y sin riesgos, pero su jefe Gabe Benton left to seek his fortune, leaving Maddie Halliday heartbroken - and pregnant.
And Maddie is back - temporarily. The passion between them is still hot. But when Gabe proposes, her flat-out no stuns him. Can the man who always gets his way learn to compromise? A frialdade das suas intencoes derreteu-se com a paixao daquela mulher A menos que conseguisse de alguma forma o dinheiro de que necessitava, Brittany Garrison perderia o seu restaurante. Por isso, quando o atraente milionario Emilio Jefferies lhe fez aquela irresistivel proposta, Brittany nao hesitou em assinar o acordo e sela-lo com um beijo. Nao suspeitava que entre os Jefferies e os Garrison houvesse uma historia de conflito nem era consciente das crueis intencoes de Emilio.
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A fire on her ranch sent rodeo champ Jake Reiner blazing into Maggie Langford's life, disrupting her ordinary existence and igniting desires she thought were long gone. But the single mom's temperature reached the boiling point when the cowboy temporarily set up home with her - under her hospitalized father's orders. Jake was like a hot branding iron - Maggie knew she shouldn't touch him, but she couldn't resist the burning temptation his kisses kindled inside her. She knew the cold reality of loving a hot-blooded cowboy who itched for the open road.
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Gabriel Brant was breaking a generations-long feud by proposing to the lovely Ashley Ryder. He offered a deal that would benefit both - he'd get land to expand his cattle ranch and seven-months-pregnant Ashley would get a father for her baby. But he hadn't planned on Ashley's searing kisses shattering the walls around his heart! Ashley might have fantasized about Gabe when she was a girl, but she didn't trust the ambitious cowboy to keep his word once he grabbed the Ryder land.
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Years ago, she had indulged in dangerous pleasures with a dangerous man -- the ruggedly ha When Laine Simmons comes to Hawaii for a reconciliation with her long-estranged father, she does not expect Dillon O'Brian, her father's handsome young business partner, to oppose her. But Dillon is convinced that Laine He was jealous, impossible and demanding. He was enigmatic, charming and aristocratic. He made passionate love to her even while condemning her. So why in heaven's name Family obligations had led Samantha Evans to the land of windswept plains and towering mountains. But she had every intention of returning to the East after her sister's baby was safely born.
When Bret Bardoff, owner and publisher of fashionable Mode Magazine, offered her a prestigious six-month contract, the sky w So Adelia had left Ireland to join him on what he had described as the finest horse farm in Maryland.
The Innocent's Surrender