A virtuous wife is worth more than rubies... Sheikh Raja al-Somari knows that sacrificing his freedom for the good of his country isn't a choice; it's a duty. But he's going to have to use more imaginative tactics to convince his new bride... Yesterday Ruby Sommerton was an ordinary girl, going to work and gossiping with her flatmate. Now she's a princess - and is waiting nervously in the bedroom of the Prince's desert palace! Ruby has a lot to learn - about being royal, how exhilarating nights with her new husband can be...and that an heir is top of his agenda!
Had supermodel Lydia Powell really stolen money from a charity for disadvantaged children? Cristiano Andreotti hoped so. This was his chance for revenge on the woman who'd rejected him. He'd pay back the missing money to have Lydia at his mercy! But Cristiano discovered Lydia was a virgin and if he took a woman's innocence, then he also had to make her his bride.
Single mother of twin boys, Katie didn't want their father, Greek billionaire Alexandros Christakis, back in her life. But poverty pushed her to ask for his help. Alexandros demanded that Katie marry him. They had nothing in common-except their mutual burning sexual attraction, but resistance was futile: both the twins and Katie needed Alexandros. She would submit to becoming his mistress...
A wife on his terms? It's been eight years since Prudence's arranged wedding to Nikolas Angelis. Their relationship was never consummated and they have always lived apart. But now Prudence longs to have her own baby and she wants a divorce. However, Nik is horrified - he is her husband and he will be the father of her child! Prudence reluctantly agrees to a trial marriage with Nik. But conceiving his baby? That's not a risk she's willing to take...
Abandoned by her boyfriend and family after the birth of her son, Holly Sansom collapses in the street. Rio Lombardi, M.D. of Lombardi Industries, comes to her rescue. Rio insists that Holly stay at his luxurious home, and proceeds to lavish her and her baby with all that money can buy. But Rio's emotions are caught off guard by Holly's natural charm and indifference to his wealth. In fact, Holly would make a perfect wife...
Only days before she was about to give birth, Emily left her husband, Duarte de Monteiro. She'd heard from a friend that he wanted to keep their baby-but not his wife... Now Duarte has traced Emily and his baby son and brought them back to Portugal. He's proud; he wants to keep his wife-especially as he can still possess her with the slightest touch.... Emily still loves Duarte, but has he brought her back because he loves her-or because he loves his son?
Begging for Prince Tariq Shazad ibn Zachir's mercy was the last thing Faye wanted to do. She hadn't seen Tariq for a year...since their wedding. But Faye's brother was imprisoned in Tariq's homeland, and only Tariq could grant his freedom. Faye expected her meeting with the man she'd married to be tough, but Tariq's ultimatum took her breath away: become his mistress and her brother would be released!
Bedroom bargain...baby deal... Cesario di Silvestri isn't just fast with women, he's supersonic. After mere minutes spent in his charismatic presence, many of Europe's most glamorous women tumble into his bed... With the exception of one - shy vet Jessica Martin, who refuses to become his weekend plaything. But when Jess's feckless relatives steal from Halston Hall, Cesario's country retreat, he has all the ammunition he needs! For now he'll enjoy her creamy-skinned beauty, but in the future he'll need an heir... SECRETLY PREGNANT With this ring, I claim my baby!
Careless passion, pregnancy surprise... Sander Volakis goes his own way. He's forged his reputation in business, rather than relying on the family fortune, and indulges his darkly passionate, wild streak - he has no intention of marrying... He doesn't do country weekends, either. Pitching up at Westgrave Manor is a favour to his father and a bore...until he sees Tally Spencer, so pretty and voluptuous that he can't resist her. Sander's looking forward to casually seducing her...little knowing that one night with the innocent Tally could end his playboy existence... THE VOLAKIS VOW A marriage made of secrets... This month, read Part One: THE MARRIAGE BETRAYAL Look out for BRIDE FOR REAL, Part Two of The Volakis Vow, next month!
Their vows have been broken, yet neither is prepared for what this tempestuous reunion will bring... Tally Spencer is an ordinary girl with no experience of relationships; Sander Volakis is an impossibly rich and handsome Greek entrepreneur. What could they have in common? Little - except an overwhelming sexual attraction. But within weeks Sander finds himself betrayed into exchanging vows with Tally. Just when they think their hasty marriage is finished, Tally and Sander are drawn back together, and the passion between them is just as strong... However, Sander has dark reasons for wanting his wife in his bed again - and Tally also has a terrible secret... THE VOLAKIS VOW A marriage made of secrets... An enthralling two-part story by bestselling author Lynne Graham
Tilda owes Rashad, the Crown Prince of Bakhar, a great deal and she's expecting him to demand she settles her debt by becoming his mistress. But Rashad plans to collect his payment by claiming her as his wife! Maribel was a shy virgin till she was swept off her feet by Greek tycoon Leonidas Pallis. Their night of passion left her unexpectedly pregnant. Now Leonidas plans to use every means to make the mother of his child his. Impoverished and vulnerable Kathy knows that Sergio Torrente's out of her league but she can't help succumbing to the passion that burns between them. And she's just as powerless to resist Sergio's next demands!
Can three international playboys tame their defiant, feisty new brides? It amazed Ophelia that notorious Greek billionaire Lysander Metaxis wanted to marry her, with her crumbling manor house and huge debts! When she realised he merely wanted her property and her body, she decided she wouldn't be a meek, obedient wife! From the moment he sees Abbey, Russian tycoon Nikolai Arlov wants her. His tactics are merciless - Nikolai's money is the only hope for her family's business. Will the curvy virgin submit to his lethal brand of seduction and blackmail? Leandro Carrera Marquez, Duque de Sandoval, was as aristocratic, proud and arrogant as his name... But this darkly handsome Spanish banker desired a poor waitress. When Molly became pregnant, he had one option - marry the mother of his heir.
Engaged heiress risks all with mystery man! Vitale Roccanti's plan was simple - sleep with the daughter to get to the father. What could go wrong? But staring at the black and white headline that announces the success of his plan doesn't feel half as satisfying as Zara did beneath his touch. Zara Blake is shattered by the public expose of the night she risked it all - and lost. She betrayed her father, and his plans for her marriage, for one chance at passion. But that's nothing compared to the headline that will come in nine months' time!
Gorgeous, hot-blooded Latin millionaires Once upon a time, handsome, privileged and sexy Rafaello Grazzini made the gardener's daughter, Glory, feel like a princess! Sadly, the fairytale came to an abrupt end. Now Glory needs Rafaello's help, but he insists on outrageous, passionate payment! Damiano Braganzi - the handsome, banker husband Eden thought she'd never see again - is back. Eden knows her love for Damiano is still strong, but she knows she could lose him; she must let go in the bedroom... Polly only became a surrogate mother to handsome Venezuelan businessman Raul Zaforteza's baby to pay for a life-saving operation. Raul will do anything to keep his baby; he'll even marry pretty Polly!
Her indecent proposal! Having pulled himself up from the streets of Athens, Sergios Demonides thought he had seen it all. Then Beatriz Blake walked into his office and asked him for a marriage of convenience! Independent, proud and unadorned, Beatriz is a far cry from the usual glamorous women who grace his bed. But Sergios doesn't need another trophy - he needs a mother for his late cousin's children. The overlooked Blake heiress and the ruthless billionaire strike a deal. But she doesn't read the small print - that sees them sharing a bed!
What these ruthless Italians want, they get! And now they want...MISTRESSES When Angelo Riccardi set out to get revenge, he had financial devastation in mind. But innocent and pretty Gwenna Hamilton added another, delicious dimension. She had no chance when the Italian tycoon swooped like an urban predator and offered her the devil's bargain: pay for her father's freedom with her body. Harriet's decided to forget London, an unexpected legacy in Ireland calls! Her new neighbour is ruthless businessman Rafael Cavaliere; Rafael is always on hand, he oozes sex and charm. Even knowing she might be just another notch on Rafael's bedpost, Harriet lets him sweep her up in a heady affair.
From making his bed... On a mission to steal Navarre Cazier's laptop to save a fellow chambermaid's reputation, Tawny Blake is caught red-handed! Blushing brighter than her flame-coloured hair, she's sure she'll be fired. Then Cazier presents her with a shocking proposition... To lying in it! The infamous billionaire needs to stop the prying media digging into his scandalous past, and Tawny is the perfect diversion. The seduction of society beauties has always come effortlessly to Navarre, yet getting feisty Tawny to wear his ring, even if just in public, could be his greatest challenge yet!
Three fabulously rich, handsome and ruthless men... Three ordinary girls...Desert prince Jasim bin Hamid al Rais ruthlessly seduced his brother's child's nanny! Only afterwards did Jasim discover Elinor really was a naive beauty! Pregnant with his royal baby, Elinor must become Jasim's bride. Sergei Antonovich, a Russian billionaire, was famous for dating stunning supermodels. But not one was bride material. Sergei saw marriage as a business - without emotion, he sought a wife to bed, wed, get pregnant...and then discard...Lindy was amazed when shipping tycoon Atreus Drakos seemed enchanted by her curves and made passionate love to her. Lindy came down to earth when Atreus revealed she was just his weekend mistress. But she was carrying Atreus's baby!
An unexpected glitch in his plan... Working late is nothing new for tycoon Alex - and it's the perfect excuse to get close to office-cleaner Rosie Gray. He's promised his ailing godfather he'll discover whether his long-lost granddaughter is a worthy heir. Intoxicated by the after-hours attention of this mysterious, suave businessman, Rosie finds herdreams destroyed with the slamming of the bedroom door on their one-night stand. Discovering she's pregnant, she goes to confront him - but no one at work has heard of Alex Kolovos... They do, however, know Alexius Stavroulakis, the CEO, and he has a glittering proposal for her! 'How does she create such incredible characters time after time? Always a compelling read!' - Chrissie, Personal Trainer, Manchester
From the embers of their passion... Erin Turner and Cristophe Donakis set the bed sheets alight during their scorching affair. But Erin's hopes of a diamond ring turned to ash when he unceremoniously kicked her out of his bed and onto the cold London streets. Years later, Erin's world is rocked again when she meets her newest business client. She knows it's him the moment his designer aftershave hits her senses... Cristophe is going to make Erin pay back what he believes she stole - in whatever way he demands... But little does he know that Erin's about to drop two very important bombshells!
An impossible attraction Three years ago Ava Fitzgerald stole what was most important to billionaire Vito Barbieri - his brother's life - leaving an insurmountable void in his once full and pleasurable existence. Since her release from prison Ava has agonised over her fragmented memories from that night - her misguided play for Vito, his humiliating rejection and then...nothing. Vito's latest business merger brings him face to face with his new employee - a troubled-eyed Ava. Haunted by the dark shadows of the past, Vito is intent on revenge. Yet despite his iron-will his plan gives way to an impossible desire... 'A fast-moving Lynne Graham classic.' - Anita, County Sligo, Ireland
Business tycoon and infamous playboy Alexio Christoulakis wasn't the marrying kind. Then one of the most powerful and wealthy men in Greece offers Alexio his daughter's hand in marriage, and Alexio decides that maybe a wife--especially one as compelling as Ione Gakis--might not be a bad idea after all. Unbeknownst to anyone outside of the Gakis family, Ione was adopted and has been fostered in an abusive and neglectful environment--a desperate prisoner on her tyrannical father's luxurious island. Marriage to Alexio can mean only one thing: escape. And if that means marrying a complete stranger and fleeing to England to find her real family, then the sooner Ione can get that wedding ring on her finger, the better. But despite his compassion for Ione, Alexio won't tolerate a runaway wife. And he's going to make damn sure Ione never leaves his side--or his bed!
In the gossip rags, socialite Lizzie Denton's situation looks pretty ugly--Lizzie meets boy, Lizzie dumps boy, brokenhearted boy dies in horrific car crash. Suddenly she's public enemy number one. And a disinherited heiress, to boot. No job, no home and only a designer wardrobe to keep her company. But the worst part is that the papers got it wrong, and Lizzie promised not to tell anyone the truth. Devastated by the death of his half brother, Greek tycoon Sebasten Contaxis decides to punish the woman responsible: Lizzie Denton. But when he discovers that the stunning woman he can't keep his hands off--an inexplicable case of lust at first sight--is the same woman he's been seeking, Sebasten alters his scheme. After all, one broken heart deserves another, right? And revenge is so much sweeter when it's served in bed--that is, until Lizzie has some surprising news for him....