She hates average...he´s as average as they come. High school history teacher Doug Garvey is trying to enjoy his last few weeks of summer vacation, but receiving his final divorce decree hits him harder than expected. After a brief fling fizzles, he fears love just isn´t in the cards for him. If only he could find someone who´s real, someone interested in something beyond herself...maybe a new running partner who can keep up with his more carnal appetite. When sexy, straight-talking Laurel runs across his path, he dares to hope again. He´s done with social-climbing posers...she´s ambitious and has big dreams Fired from an art gallery, Laurel Jepsen shelves her pursuit of an art career in San Francisco to help her beloved great aunt Maxie move into assisted living. While out on a morning run, she´s harassed by a group of teens until a tall, broad-shouldered hottie steps in, pretending to be her boyfriend with a kiss that makes her wish it were true. But she´s only passing through, not looking for a relationship. Their fierce chemistry burns up the sheets?and the couch, the shower, the forest?but falling in love would ruin everything. Laurel can´t stay in Eugene, and he can´t leave. Doug´s only hope is to convince her the glittery life she´s after could blind her to the opportunities already in her path.
Jasbir, aka Jazz, has always been a stellar student and an obedient, albeit wise-cracking, daughter. Everything has gone along just fine - she has good friends in the ´´genius´´ program she´s been in since kindergarten, her teachers and principal adore her, and her parents dote on her. But now, in her junior year of high school, her mother hears that Jazz was seen hugging a boy on the street and goes ballistic.Mom immediately implements the ´´Guided Dating Plan´´, which includes setting up blind dates with ´´suitable,´´ prescreened Indian candidates. The boy her mother sets her up with, however, is not at all what anyone expects; and the new boy at school, the very UNsuitable hottie, is the one who sets Jazz´s blood boiling.When Jazz makes a few out-of-the-ordinary decisions, everything explodes, and she realizes she´ll need a lot more than her genius education to get out of the huge mess she´s in. Can Jazz find a way to follow her own heart and still stay in the good graces of her parents? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Victoria Villarreal. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/149781/bk_acx0_149781_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
We´re broken in the most screwed-up, perfect way. It was inevitable we´d end up together. Cassidy Beck is focused on one thing and one thing only: planning the Southern wedding of the century in Lucas Hill, South Carolina. Fresh from a tragic breakup, Cassidy´s not in the mood for any distractions. But when antebellum hottie Quinn Covington arrives in all his sexy, tattooed glory, he might prove to be the biggest distraction of them all. MIA ever since his father´s death, Quinn doesn´t plan to stay any longer than it takes to start his dad´s vintage truck. But the sight of Cassidy trying to fend off his family´s pet turkey sends him for a loop. Red-haired and fierce, she´s just as broken as he is. But even though Cassidy´s past makes her the only one able to understand Quinn´s own scars, they also make her wary. After all, how can she trust him with her heart when everyone else she´s ever given it to has thrown it away? Sexy, heart-wrenching and full of Southern charm, this new contemporary romance from Camden Leigh shows just what happens when two people who are perfectly broken end up piecing each other back together. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Hayden Brooke. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/027931/bk_adbl_027931_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Craig Elson’s life has hit rock bottom. Even though he’s one of the best strategic planners around, a more confident guy takes credit for his work, and despite being a good-looking man, he suffers insults from the slimiest creep at the bar. Taking care of his beloved mom, who has Alzheimer’s, uses all his funds, leaving him in a plain, depressing car...and a plain, depressing life.Until he sees gorgeous grad student Jesse Randall and his T-shirt that reads ´´I Would Bottom You So Hard”. The message seeps into Craig’s soul, and he asks Jesse to teach him to top.Jesse’s had his eye on the quiet hottie who comes into the coffee shop, and he’s more than eager to perfect his tutoring. He sets out to get Craig a new job, a new apartment, and a new life so far outside plain and depressing that it’s unrecognizable.The problem is, Craig loves his lessons - and his teacher - too much to want to graduate. How can Craig reach the top without losing his sassy bottom? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Ry Forest / Stephen Kurpis (Vitruvian Sound). Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/122006/bk_acx0_122006_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
What if your husband turns out to be the man sent to kill your ancestor? A choice to make Highland Games fanatic Fiona Campbell believes her only value is her family´s history, myths, and legends. So when she travels back to 1689 Scotland and discovers she´s the Fiona of family legend, you´d think she´d be excited. And she is. Except that the legendary warrior she´s to save her ancestor from is the hottie in a kilt she just handfasted. A heart to heal Duncan MacCowan once trusted his heart to the wrong woman, but when a strange lass drops into his life and pries opens his heart again, he impulsively handfasts her. Yet before he can finish spinning fancies of their domestic bliss, she flees on the night of their wedding, leaving him even more convinced that he can´t trust his instincts where his heart is involved. A family legend that will tear them apart Fiona wants to shake her fist at fate - she finally meets the man of her dreams but can´t have him because of the family legend? Not cool, fate, not cool. Duncan believes he´s just terrible at picking women and destined to be alone. But as the heat of their attraction flares, how far can they tempt fate for love? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Mary Jane Wells. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/099657/bk_acx0_099657_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Being bad never felt so good, in the third novel in Alisha Rai’s sexy Forbidden Hearts series!Well-behaved women don’t lust after men who love to misbehave.Heiress Evangeline Chandler knows how to keep a secret...like her life-long crush on the tattooed hottie who just happens to be her big brother’s friend. She’s a Chandler, after all, and Chandlers don’t hook up with the help. Then again, they also don’t disobey their fathers and quit their respectable jobs, so good-girl rules may no longer apply.Gabriel Hunter hides the pain of his past behind a smile, but he can’t hide his sudden attraction to his friend’s sheltered little sister. Eve is far too sweet to accept anything less than forever, and there’s no chance of a future between the son of a housekeeper and the town’s resident princess.When a wedding party forces Eve and Gabe into tight quarters, keeping their hands off each other will be as hard as keeping their clothes on. The need that draws them together is stronger than the forces that should shove them apart...but their sparks may not survive the explosion when long-buried secrets are finally unearthed. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Lucy Rivers, Jeremy York. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/harp/008073/bk_harp_008073_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Let go from her job and feeling lost, Navy Carrington takes a position as coffee girl at a publicity firm. Their newest client is Carrick Kennely, the former love of her life and her fiercest adversary. She thought she´d let go of the past by playing it safe with book boyfriends and avoiding frustratingly sexy guys like Carrick. When Navy´s roommate finds the Boyfriend Book, a silly relic leftover from Navy´s teens, it prompts a dare: Navy is to go on five dates and pick one to be her Valentine. Despite her reservations, she can´t say no, especially if it means proving to herself and Carrick that she can move on. Navy chronicles her brief romantic entanglements with the Hottie in 7G, the Man-Bun-Barista, the Gym Stud, and the Book Boyfriend who turns out to be a toad - not the kind that when kissed turns into a prince - on The Boyfriend Book Blog. She doesn´t want to let her readers or herself down, but as Valentine´s Day nears, none of the guys comes close to being her one true love. Except Carrick. He´s infuriating, attractive, confusing, catnip - and it turns out he has a secret. With a love letter and a plane ticket in hand, Navy leaves her baggage behind and must decide between love, hate, and the lies she told to protect her fragile heart. Told with humor and heart, Love, Hate, and Other Lies We Told may appeal to listeners who enjoy Alice Clayton, Sally Thorne, and Emily Giffin´s work. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Rachel Brandt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/108767/bk_acx0_108767_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.