“Never tease a warrior, Maiden,” he said, his voice hoarse with anticipation. She didn’t utter a word, but her eyes reflected a sense of alarm. So he waited, slowly suffocating the distance between their bodies into nonexistence—giving her plenty of opportunity to pull away. Her hands gripped the front of his armor and her eyelashes fluttered. Her breaths came in quick, short gasps of expectation—all […]
Author: Cheri Chesley
Verity must put aside her father’s betrayal to save mankind. The unwanted daughter of a king who must have sons, Verity fights against her father’s betrayal the only way she can—by fleeing the relative safety of her past and taking her chances in the unknown, untamed wilderness. Verity must learn who she can trust—and who wants her dead.
“My father was a liar, my lord,” she told him. “He schemed and connived and won his way into the good graces of Rogan’s parents. His primary goal was to be a king.” King Darien leaned forward again with a gleam in his eye. “But you thwarted him there, didn’t you, my dear? Well done.” Jessenia blushed. “I can hardly take credit for being born, […]
When her fiancé, Drew, suggests having their wedding at his family home in the Highlands of Scotland, Alita only thinks about the beauty and romance awaiting her. She’s unprepared for the frosty greeting she and her sister receive from each member of his family, particularly his domineering mother. But nothing shocks Alita more than the odd, menacing dreams she begins to have her first night […]