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Europa5 Stars | 2 Flames | $0.99 | Blurb Daredevil scientist and scarred alien in perilous alliance Dr. Nikki Bell’s plan to discover intelligent life hits a rocky start when her spaceship crashes on the icy surface of Europa. Seconds before she blacks out, she spies a man’s face in the water beneath the ice. When she wakes on the submarine Station, nobody believes her story. Convinced the mysterious stranger saved her life, Nikki searches for him while she explores the ocean and its alien inhabitants. Kiron Arqin Ramis chose exile as a Watcher on a remote outpost to redeem his family’s honor. He never expected to find an attractive Earther woman close to death. He violates the prime policy by rescuing her. Despite suffering the penalty, he strives to warn her about his hostile leaders. Nikki’s unexpected meeting with Kiron triggers a chain of disasters in Europa’s perilous oceans. Can the daredevil scientist and scarred Watcher forge a new alliance despite their people’s antagonism?
Naughty Phantasia: Eighteen Fabulous Fantasies
Dragon's Blood4.5 Stars | 4 Flames | $2.99 | Blurb San Francisco hasn’t been the same since the Great Shake of ’08. On the ruins of Fisherman’s Wharf, a ramshackle city rises like a mushroom, a strange dichotomy of safety and corruption. In this forbidden city, a monster prowls the corridors and alleys, seeking the nanite-enhanced flesh and blood of underground cage fighters. Detective Annie Tanaka once survived an encounter with the monster. The attack left her clinging to life and riddled with fear. Now the monster has returned, and he’s hunting in her territory. She’ll need every weapon in her arsenal to face this enemy and prevail. Unfortunately for Annie, her mentor, a legendary fight master, hasn’t been seen in decades, and her unwilling partner is next on the monster’s menu. Annie soon realizes her real enemy is not the monster, but her own fear. And against that fear, Annie must stand alone. This work was previously released. Its been revised and re-edited.
Naughty Phantasia: Eighteen Fabulous Fantasies4.5 Stars | 5 Flames | $2.99 | Blurb "Naughty Phantasia: Eighteen Fabulous Fantasies includes Science Fiction, Fantasy, Steampunk, Mythological, and Time Travel romance stories from bestselling authors writing as The Naughty Literati! WEAPON OF CHOICE - Katherine Kingston Selvya's gift for controlling fire made her a weapon in the hands of unscrupulous men. The king's commander offers a chance for revenge and redemption, but it's a risk she's not sure she can take. ALIEN RIGHTS - Nicole Austin Be careful what you wish for--it just might come true. While Emily may have wished to be taken away, waking up on an alien cruiser, naked and intensely turned-on wasn't what she'd had in mind. DELIA'S HEARTTHROB (OCKHAM STEAM-WORKS LABORATORY CHRONICLES 2) - Regina Kammer Gadzooks! Valentine's Day is fast approaching - what's a scientist to do? Edward knows naught of romance. Can steam power prevail over chocolates to win Delia's heart? THE GHOSTS AT SUBSTATION #69 - Berengaria Brown A woman fleeing her abusive partner. Her high school sweetheart who wants to rescue her. And two ghosts. GYPSY WITCH - Suz deMello Ben's a tough, down-to-earth cop who doesn't believe in magic, yet he falls for a modern-day witch. Will Ben and Elena's fragile love be lost when she reveals what she truly is? MY CUPS RUNNETH OVER - Francesca Hawley Five years ago, Brook's tarot reading and dream premonition predicted his lover's death so he left to protect her. On the morning of his cousin's wedding, Delia and Brook meet again. Will their reunion bring love or danger? PLEASURE QUEST - Tina Donahue She's into virtue. He's not. On a pleasure asteroid, he'll show her what paradise really is. COASTAL GHOST - Katherine Kingston A sunny beach house isn't the usual place to find a ghost, but the one that haunts Mary's rental house has a mission and a plan. STRANGE MAGIC - Lynn LaFleur Savannah has thirteen days to perfect her changing spell with help from Dominic, her Coven Master and the warlock she loves, or suffer dire consequences. HOT AS HADES- Regina Kammer After living in Hell for four months, Persephone returns home to the mortal realm. But can home truly be home without the man she loves? VALENTIME - Belle Scarlett Valerie buys a South Carolina plantation and discovers a Valentine addressed to her from a previous owner who bids her to return to him in 1865. THE MOON MAIDEN'S MATE - Suz deMello Luna, 2114... A reluctant Shayna must travel to remote Farside Colony to meet her chosen mate. WHERE OR WHEN - Francesca Hawley Bardic witch and famous singer Frank Jasper has been Sharon Beryl's dream lover for years. When she wins a date with him, she is thrilled. Can their mutual desire become reality, or will it remain forever a dream? CUPID'S CURIOUS CASE - Marianne Stephens Alan's last job as Cupid 84 involves neighbor Amy and a special box of candy. Both secretly desire the other. Can they find true love? THE MAGIC THAT YOU DO - Tina Donahue Passion. Friendship. Love. Some things a man simply can't forget... Finn has no idea what he's doing at a haunted house on Halloween, but his tour guide Caty certainly rocks his world. Irresistibly drawn to her, he indulges in wicked delight and a return to their shared destiny. PHANTOM AFFAIR - Katherine Kingston Robert is the best lover Kelly's ever had, even though he's a ghost. If he could return, could reality live up to the fantasy? HOW THE ALIEN STOLE CHRISTMAS - Belle Scarlett On board a deep space station Christmas Trent learns her sexy cyber lover, who may not be human, wants to steal her for his own. SWING FOLLIES (OCKHAM STEAM-WORKS LABORATORY CHRONICLES 3) - Regina Kammer Blimey. Delia's besotted. With Edward. But when an old flame from Edward's revolutionary past swings by and steams up the laboratory, has Delia missed her chance at love?"