{Excerpt} Her Secret Life by:Tiffany L. Warren

Prologue Today . . . It was stifling hot on the Metro platform. Graham felt sweat make a little river down his cheek. He couldn’t wipe it, because he didn’t have a napkin or sanitizer, and the Metro was like one giant petri dish of cold, flu, and crud germs. So the little river ran….

{Excerpt} Lust & Loyalty by:Shelly Ellis

Prologue Hospitals weren’t usually happy places, especially the Wilson Medical Center ICU where many of the patients were hovering near death’s door and a pall of sickness seemed to hang over every surface. But today the ICU staff at least tried to be festive in honor of the new nurse’s birthday. Meredith, the plump nurse…

{Excerpt} Chase Me (The Holmes Brothers Book 4) by:Farrah Rochon

Chapter One Squinting against the sun’s vibrant rays peeking annoyingly through the mahogany custom-made blinds, Indina Holmes executed a full body stretch across the silky 1000-thread count sheets. Her previously tense muscles were now loose and languid after the early morning workout she’d just been subjected to in this bed. Thank God for that particular…

{Excerpt} Copycat by:Kimberla Lawson Roby

Chapter 1 Simone walked inside Marie’s Hair Salon and stopped dead in her tracks. She wasn’t positive, but she could’ve sworn that Traci Calloway Cole, the nationally known author, was sitting in the waiting area. She knew Traci lived in Mitchell, but not once had she ever seen her in person. Simone stepped closer to…

{Exclusive Excerpt} Guarding Secrets: A Novel by:Pat Tucker

Kenya Taye When I walked into the guard’s’ booth, Jones sat there like her shit didn’t stink. I wanted to slap the taste buds from her mouth. Instantly, a nickname for her popped into my mind, B.U.R.T. It completely described her. Jones was Built Up Real Terrible. Jones and C.O. Scott talked to each other…

{Excerpt} The Secret Lives of Cheating Wives by:Curtis Bunn

Chapter One: An Envied Life JUANITA Juanita Chandler was embarrassed by all the attention. Supervisors lauded her for her thorough work in helping her firm retain a lucrative multi-million-dollar contract that appeared would go to a competitor. She took a meeting with the client’s president, outlined the value of going with her company, assured that…

{Excerpt} Luxury and Larceny: Part 1 by:Ty Marshall

“What time is it?” he asked, noticing the room was still pretty dark but she was woke. “Everything good?” “Everything’s fine,” she replied, offering a soothing rub on his chest. “You sure? You not trying to sneak away again, are you?” he jokingly questioned. “No, not at all. I’m actually looking forward to our fresh…