Box sets, or bundled titles, of books are the current big thing in ebooks. Here’s a recent sampling organized by Phoenix Sullivan at Steel Magnolia Press.
What is it about the sensuous, sultry South that makes it the perfect setting for intrigue, suspense and dark desire?
Two bestselling authors spin the love stories of your heart in these 3 Southern classics. Immerse yourself in love’s deceptions, deepest passions and haunting mysteries from a time when rakes and steamboats abounded, and a woman’s fate hung on the price of her virtue…
A special edition box set at a very special price.
4.3 star average across all 3 titles.
LOUISIANA DAWN – Jennifer Blake
Cyrene rescues an infamous rake from drowning. Now it’s René’s turn to rescue Cyrene from the innocence that threatens to smother her — but neither suspect just how exquisite the passion of the moment might be.
COURT OF THE THORN TREE – Jennifer Blake
Governess Margaret Steward’s dreams of her darkly handsome, fierce-tempered employer haunt her as much as the seemingly satan-possessed child given into her care. But something doesn’t want her unlocking the secret of the sinister past of the forbidding Villars mansion.
MIDNIGHT FLAME – Lynette Vinet
Tony Duvalier is determined to shame the cheap hussy he thinks responsible for his uncle’s death. What starts as deception and mistaken identity, though, throws refined heiress Laurel Delaney and Tony into each other’s tempestuous embrace.
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HEARTS OUT OF TIME
Enter into worlds of passion where fated heroines and steadfast heroes fall into loves so great not even time can tear them apart.
A special-edition bundle of 4 full-length novels and 2 novellas — all standalone reads — by some of the most popular authors writing romance and time travel today.
RETURN OF THE ROSE – Theresa Ragan
With one of twin sisters dying, the Witch of Devonshire transports the ailing babe from Medieval England to the 20th century. Twenty-four years later, Morgan is whisked back again. Mistaken for her twin, Amanda, Morgan is forced to marry King Henry’s favored knight, the Lord of Braddock Hall. Abandoned by his mother and unloved by his father, Derek Vanguard has a heart so cold only one woman can melt it — if she can accept that this is the time where she belongs.
EVERYTHING IN ITS TIME (Time After Time Series) – Dee Davis
Eight years ago while vacationing in Scotland, Katherine St. Claire shared a glorious night of passion with a stranger, who promptly disappeared come morning. In the 15th century, Iain Mackintosh remains haunted by the memory of his greatest love who vanished, leaving behind only a cairngorm earring as proof she was ever there. Iain’s family pressures him to forge a sensible marriage. Then Katherine suddenly returns to him and reveals where — and when — she’s from…
HOUR OF THE ROSE (A Draycott Abbey Novel) – Christina Skye
Archeologist Kelly Hamilton follows a trail of secrets to the hauntingly beautiful Draycott Abbey, tracking a priceless sword. Ex-Royal Marine Michael Burke only wants Kelly gone. But in the nights that follow, Kelly’s gift of second sight tells her this man is no stranger. She has known him long before: as his ardent lover… Soon the two are caught in a sensuous spell of white-hot desire. And all the while an old and dangerous enemy waits to strike.
FALLEN (A Draycott Abbey Novella) – Christina Skye
In a night of dreams and danger, a Crusader knight is torn from the past on a mission of honor — and deadly revenge. Only through magic can he protect the innocence of a stubborn woman who has learned to trust no one. While the deadly fog of a London graveyard closes around them, they will fight an eternal desire and test the strength of their trust — even as their oldest enemy plots their demise.
OUT OF TIME (Out of Time Series) – Monique Martin
When an accident transports Professor Simon Cross and his assistant, Elizabeth, to 1920s Manhattan, he runs straight into proof of the supernatural he’s been searching for and a romantic entanglement he’s been avoiding. Simon and Elizabeth’s relationship is tested by demons real and imagined, for more than mobsters are vying for power in the city’s speakeasies. Then a local kingpin with a dark secret sets his sights on Elizabeth, putting them in a fight for their lives.
BESIEGED HEART (No Ordinary Lovers Novella Collection) – Jennifer Blake
If the castle falls to the siege of vicious Baron Ewloe, so will Princess Mara. Her trusted adviser and wizard offers to meet the baron in ritual combat, but she cannot send him to certain death. Rayne knows he can defeat the baron if Mara will make him her champion instead of sacrificing herself to save her people. If she must surrender to someone, Rayne vows it will be to him — and transports her to the future to achieve it. But will she forgive him afterward?
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Natural forces–plagues, earthquakes, volcanoes and more–threaten disaster and death in these terrifyingly possible and uncannily plausible thrillers from 6 bestselling and award-winning authors.
UPON A PALE HORSE (USA Today Bestselling Author Russell Blake–recently co-authoring with Clive Cussler)
When attorney Jeffrey Rutherford’s brother is killed in a plane crash, he discovers his brother’s career wasn’t what it seemed. Now it falls to Jeffrey to unravel a Gordian knot of deceit and betrayal, and to battle an unstoppable adversary bent on systematic global genocide via a nightmare epidemic. A conspiracy so plausible it will linger long after the novel’s shocking conclusion.
FREEZING POINT (Karen Dionne, an RT Best First Mystery Nominee)
The polar icecaps are melting–fast. In a drowning, desperate world, the Soldyne Corporation sees an opportunity: Melt Antarctic icebergs into drinking water using a microwave satellite array, ship the water to thirsty nations around the globe, and make a fortune. But deep within the ice waits an enemy more deadly than anyone could imagine–and an apocalyptic horror Earth may not survive.
INDISPENSABLE PARTY (Melissa F Miller, USA Today Bestselling Author)
After international researchers create a virus capable of killing millions, the U.S. government quietly stockpiles a vaccine even as doomsday preppers mobilize. Then the virus is stolen and a researcher murdered. Now attorney Sasha McCandless and Leo Connelly, new security officer for the vaccine manufacturer, have just three days to stop the release of the ultimate biochemical weapon.
VOLCANO WATCH (Toni Dwiggins, Amazon Bestselling Author)
NO WAY OUT–so says the note in the pocket of Mammoth Lakes’ murdered mayor. The volcano beneath the town is seething, and the emergency planner in charge, Adrian Krom, has his own agenda. Tracking mineral clues to discover how the mayor died, forensic geologist Cassie Oldfield races to prevent ‘no way out’ from becoming a prophecy even as the volcano moves toward red alert.
SECTOR C (Phoenix Sullivan, Amazon Top 100 Novel)
A rise in stroke-like cases has CDC analyst Mike Shafer heading for North Dakota. There, veterinarian Donna Bailey is dealing with an outbreak of her own. As government agencies move to contain the growing threats, Mike and Donna’s search for Patient Zero leads to a shocking discovery at a big-game compound. But even if they can escape with the secret of Sector C, it may already be too late.
THE RIFT (Walter Jon Williams, Nebula Award Winner)
Not all fracture lines originate in dangerous earthquake zones. Others are social–economic, religious, racial, and ethnic. After a devastating earthquake strikes along the New Madrid faultline in the US heartland, Jason Adams finds himself adrift on the Mississippi with African-American engineer Nick Ruford. A modern-day Huck and Jim, they spin helplessly down the river, encountering violence and hope, compassion and despair, and the primal wilderness that threatens to engulf not only them, but all they love…
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