MAKING IT RIGHT
Tap Zone Bk 1
Adrenaline junkie Nina Osborne never misses a hockey game or an MMA fight on TV. After the storage facility she owns is burglarized, one of her favorite MMA fighters, Drew “Juggernaut” Warner, shows up furious and blames her for his stuff getting stolen. When Drew returns to apologize and clean up his storage unit, Nina parlays it into a first date and burgeoning relationship, which comes with an introduction to the exhilarating world of live MMA.
Drew has no idea when he brings smart, sassy, and super-sexy Nina into his life that she’ll rock the foundations of his carefully planned-out career. But when she decides that law enforcement isn't doing enough to solve the burglary and takes the investigation into her own hands, protecting her jeopardizes his career. The smart thing to do would be to leave her be. Problem is, while he wasn’t looking Nina took a firm grip on his heart.
Nina’s determined to make things right; however, her investigating leads to big trouble, forcing Drew to fight both inside the cage and out if he and Nina are to have any hope of a future together.
Released Nov. 2015 Available at:
Gambling on the Outlaw
Nevada Bounty Bk 1
Nevada is no easy place for a woman, especially for Beth Caldwell, a gambler's widow with an independent streak. When she refuses to marry the local cattle baron-who wants to add her land to his empire-Beth ends up with a powerful enemy. But it's not until she finds a handsome outlaw hiding in her barn that her trouble really begins.
Isaac Collins survived the Civil War only to find himself the scapegoat for stagecoach robbery and murder. With nothing left to lose, he gambles everything on revenge...and barely escapes with his life. He stumbles back to Beth's place, and as she nurses him back to health something tender and heated grows between them.
But in Nevada, sometimes everything can ride on one high-stakes game of chance...and Beth's rejected suitor will do whatever it takes to get what he wants.
Released June 23, 2015 from Entangled Publishing. Available at:
BARNES & NOBLE
Holly Spencer is a 22-year-old IT major who’s ready to graduate and find her place in the world. What she really wants is a good job and a condo with a view.
But when she’s rescued twice in one day by a mysterious man who claims to be a fae warrior, she’s plunged into a world she grew up believing existed only in fairy tales, and forced to run for her life from warring factions who all want her dead.
Shadow is on a routine mission when he runs headlong into Holly – the soul mate he’d given up on ever finding. Even when she refuses to believe they’re meant for each other, he fights to protect her from the very thing that brought her to him, even when it means making a dangerous deal with Fate to save her life.
Holly struggles with being told who she’s supposed to love. Shouldn’t it be her choice? But as little by little Shadow kindles her passions and wins her trust, Holly realizes that a life with Shadow may very well be just where she belongs.
Released July 22, 2015 from Evernight Publishing.
DEPENDING ON THE DOCTOR
Nevada Bounty Book 2
Lydia Templeton teaches other people’s children, but dreams of having a home and family of her own. Plain and mousy, she protects her heart and relies on herself, accepting that she may never find a place where she really belongs.
Emmett Wilder served as a Civil War battlefield surgeon. After the war he dosed himself with plenty of alcohol to forget the blood and violence. Unfortunately, drunk doctors make mistakes, and Emmett's no exception, so now he travels the country selling homemade medicinal tonics and trying to outrun his demons. Keeping to himself he can’t hurt anyone else and he likes it that way.
But Emmett owes a favor to Lydia’s brother, Randall, who decides it’s time to collect. After their mother dies, Randall sends Emmett to Nevada to find Lydia and bring her home to Nebraska. Along the way Lydia and Emmett tangle with train robbers, natives, and an accidental marriage only to find that Randall is the worst enemy of all.
As Lydia journeys across the country with Emmett, she’s forced to face her worst fears and deepest desires, discovering along the way that her real strength comes from Depending on the Doctor.
Releases Feb 2016. Available at:
The Caine Brothers Bk 1
The Caine brothers: a billionaire, a biker, a fighter, a SEAL, a rock star, and a shifter. Six sexy, in-control alphas who think they have women all figured out...until they each meet their match.
When Hunter takes over the CEO position at his father's multi-billion dollar real estate development company, he also inherits his father's sexy blonde personal assistant, Allison.
Allison meets Hunter and sparks fly. She's not sure she can work with him, especially if he's anything like his misogynistic father. She's ready to resign until he proves he's not so bad after all.
Hunter's considering the purchase of a resort in Costa Rica. It's currently a couple's only resort, so he asks Allison to go undercover with him, posing as newlyweds. Allison's skeptical, but it's a free trip to Costa Rica, and Hunter's easy on the eyes, so why not?
Those sparks turn into raging hot flames as Hunter and Allison explore the resort--and each other--and discover that what happens in Costa Rica may or may not actually stay in Costa Rica.
Released October 2015. Available at:
The Caine Brothers, Bk 3
While on leave from his SEAL team, Damian Caine attends a swanky Fourth of July party thrown by a senator friend of his father. His rock star brother Jaxon will be performing, and Damian wants to see the show. But things heat up fast when he runs into a gorgeous brunette who turns out to be the grown up senator’s daughter he knew as a kid.
Elena Mitchell—senator’s daughter and undercover CIA agent—is stunned when her secret teenage crush shows up at her father’s fundraising party. She gets over the surprise fast, though, and takes advantage of the situation—and him—as a chance to scratch that long-standing itch.
When Elena is kidnapped from the party by a Colombian drug lord set on revenge against her father, Damian and his SEAL team are assigned rescue duty. He’s determined to save her, despite her exasperating need to save herself. But the mission goes bad and Damian and Elena are forced to hide in the jungles of Colombia to await rescue.
Just when they think they’ll get out alive, all hell breaks loose and both their lives hang in the balance. When Elena’s recaptured and tortured, she realizes for the first time ever she may not be able to save herself. She faces her mortality believing Damian is dead and wishes they could have made a future together. But it takes more than a couple of bullets to kill a SEAL, and Damian’s hell bent on saving the women who stole his heart.
Released April 28, 2016. Available at:
The Caine Brothers Bk 2
Falling for the daughter of his sworn enemy means making a choice between passion and peace.
When Xander Caine administers a little biker justice to a wife-beating scumbag from the rival Ravagers, he and his fellow Huntsmen walk a fine line between keeping the peace and breaking a long-standing truce.
Gracie Buckner is the daughter of the Ravagers’ president, but she left the biker life a long time ago for college and a career as a photographer. When her sister’s husband beats her yet again, Gracie hires the Huntsmen for due process—the biker way.
Showing up at the Huntsmen’s tavern to confirm the job’s been done turns into an episode of hot—anonymous—sex when Gracie runs into the irresistible Xander. Horrified, Gracie bolts, only to run into him again—leading to more anonymous sex—at a local bike rally. The bigger problem is the instant—and deeper—connection that haunts them both. Once they finally reveal their identities, their fates are sealed.
The Huntsmen-Ravagers feud is the stuff of legends, and finally reaches a tipping point when the rivals learn of Xander and Gracie’s relationship, leading to an epic battle in the middle of the rally. When the dust settles the landscape of both clubs looks vastly different, but Xander and Gracie are determined to stand together in peace and celebrate their star-crossed passion.
Released Jan 2016. Available at:
The Caine Brothers, Bk 4
Jaxon Caine's celebrity life is out of control. His new album hangs in the balance when his muse abandons him, so he decides to step back from the rock star life to get his shit together, starting by swearing off women. When his manager suggests a retreat at a country estate outside Houston, it sounds like just the remedy Jaxon needs.
Activist Lily Dixon spends her life feeding the hungry and helping those in need. She doesn’t have time for love, so she’s always settled for safe and boring men. When her best friend suggests she have a fling with the first hot man she sees, Lily brushes her off. Until she sees Jaxon.
Jaxon's peaceful retreat is short-lived when Lily, the estate manager, challenges his resolve. Rather than fangirling over him, she treats him like a real person, and they make a deal--she’ll teach him about the world outside the celebrity bubble, and he’ll show her how to loosen up and enjoy life. But when Jaxon’s muse shows up again out of the blue, he has to make a choice: return to the life of a rock star, or make a new home with the woman he loves.
CALL OF THE WARRIOR
Who are the warriors?
They are the soldiers, the protectors, and the guardians; the zombie hunters, the assassins, and the secret, winged watchers who wage unseen wars.
In this collection of twenty-four warrior tales, join these courageous souls as they fight for freedom, for honor, for the weak, and perhaps most of all, for love.
Featuring the works of J. S. Bailey, E.D.E. Bell, Amber E. Box, E. P. Brown, Holly & Jared Brown, Isabel Brown, LaDonna Cole, S. R. Karfelt, Kelsey Keating, D. M. Kilgore, Margaret Madigan, Ryan T. Nuhfer, Catherine Jones Payne, Kirstin Pulioff, Elle K. White, and Lexy Wolfe.
Released May 2015. Available at:
HERO FOR HIRE
Tales from Beyond the End, Bk 1
One day her prince would come...disguised as a zombie-killer.
After being disgraced and tossed out by her own scientific community, Gwyn Snow is convinced she can develop a cure for a super virus that has turned the infected into zombies. By pure luck and determination, she has survived on her own for two years, but while out scavenging, a clash with the local zombies leaves her potentially infected. Now, running out of time, she needs help and takes a chance on a hero for hire.
Rafe Charming loves the apocalypse. Since the world went to hell, everything's come up roses for him. Having moved into a mansion in the Hollywood Hills, adopted a slew of homeless boys and one cantankerous but useful Doc, life is great. Rafe has even started a business. His job? Helping people survive the apocalypse. And if he gets to kill a few zombies along the way, well that’s just a bonus.
Gwyn needs Rafe to help retrieve her research from the Paragon Pharmaceuticals lab, aka Zombie Central. Believing she can yet save the world, Gwyn makes Rafe question what's right and what's worth the fight.
** An earlier version of this book was published under the same title by Lyrical Press. It has since been substantially revised and expanded.
Release June 30, 2016. Available at: