Club: original works from various authors inspired by Keeland and Ward’s New
York Times bestselling Cocky Bastard series.
seen and done it all. It’s been a long time since someone told him no regarding
anything. Until her. She’s different.
When she shuts him down, she only makes herself that much more intriguing and
he’s determined to find out more. What he discovers leaves him reeling.
she wasn’t always a paragon of corporate responsibility. Once a part of the
rock and roll life herself, she traded in the glitz and glamor for her kids.
These days, she prefers to live and work behind the curtain instead of center
already been down that road and knows how the song ends.
truly a love song for the ages?
divorced man find love with a much younger woman?
divorced for years and is preparing for his oldest child’s wedding when a
beautiful young woman runs into him in the resort lobby.
too old for her, but when his daughter, Karissa, decides – once again – it’s
time for him to “make nice” with his ex-wife, he tells her that he’s dating
someone. Which someone? He uses the name of the woman he ran into at the front
hiding out at a Lake Tahoe resort for the weekend after catching her boyfriend
and cousin in an intimate act. Her best friend, Dalilah Knight, pays for her
reservation and all she must do is pretend to be her friend for the weekend.
happens when two people, who shouldn’t have anything in common, get thrown
together for a weekend at a five-star resort?
help Damon out when he gets caught in his lie? How long can they keep their
hands off each other while pretending to be a couple?
parents know where she is? Will Chloe ever tell Damon her name?
happens in Tahoe, stays in Tahoe. Not always.
Damon and Chloe have a lot more in common than they think? Manhattan here we
work past their miscommunications and fears?
is filled with twists, turns, ups and downs. By the time you’re done, you’re
going to feel like you just stepped off a roller coaster ride.
BY BELLA EMY
supposed one-night stands, and my brother’s best friend.
man of my dreams and everything I know I should stay away from, but, oh, he’s
he does to me, I can’t keep my mind off of him.
need to keep my distance, yet I’m so drawn to him.
an instant when my world is forever changed, Preston is the only one who I can
turn to for comfort. He takes care of me, my mind, my soul, my heart, and
this can never last.
him to settle down, and he surely won’t with his best friend’s sister.
is the hottest baseball player in the league. This Billionaire Catcher can lead
the team to the World Series and win daddy of the year, but he can’t capture
the heart, mind, and body of Nina Mitchell.
dealing with more than an arrogant baseball player who’s used to running the
show. Her family’s business is under pressure to sell out and make room for
another mall. Come to find out; Gage Young has a stake in the deal. He
talks with old friends Tig and Delia for advice.
headstrong players let regulations slide? Or will rules get in the way of new
I’m cocky — I say I’m confident.Things have always come easy for me; sports, academics…girls. And I’ve used all
of that to my advantage the past three years of college.
I’ve got it all, or at least I thought I did until Laken walks into my life.
I’ve never desired a relationship like my parents have, but there is
some mysterious pull I feel toward this brunette I’ve noticed around campus.
And with each interaction we have, I long to know her more. Yet the closer we
get, the harder she resists and the higher the walls go up.
I sense there’s something more – a secret she’s hiding – one she doesn’t trust
to share with me yet.
But she will, if I have my way, and I’ll do anything if she’ll take a chance on
me. On us. I grew up hearing the story of how my parents met, their separation,
how my dad fought for them, and their happily ever after. I just never expected
or wanted to find that for myself.
Now that I have I don’t want to ever let them go.But when I’m given the opportunity of a lifetime after graduation, will the
offer of my heart be enough for her to accept? Or will I lose her forever?
BY J. HANEY & S.I. HAYES
sucks, especially when you have a shopping addiction.
at Seemore Temps when my dreams were shattered and I needed something to pay
Temps they pride themselves on the three B’s. Beauty, Brains, and Bounty.
the mostly male-driven businesses of Manhattan with able women that can do the
job, and look good too.
say, we’re a popular Agency.
Mason Chase should have been easy. He was married, kind and a bit of a flirt,
but pretty harmless.
James Murtaugh or the Shameless Bastard as I’ve come to call him.
ruthless, arrogant CEO of Renowned Investment Financial, and he’s set his eyes
any woman he wants and will go to great lengths to have them.
job, but I want, Christ, what do I want? Do I give in? Let him conquer me like
stay in my place and collect the paycheck? We shall see, either way, it’s gonna
things must come to an end, right?
ending was one I didn’t see coming.
BY JM KELLEY
throwing punches since I was old enough to remember.
me The Lion; a sexy, tattooed beast in the cage.
all up after my brother’s accident.
Now I’m trying to figure a way to save my family’s legacy, at the same time,
mend my broken heart.
in love with my friend Soraya since the ninth grade. Too bad she’s in love with
someone else. I even have a broken jaw to prove it.
a mess. Until a smoking hot, little firecracker with a zesty attitude walks
into my gym and turns everything upside down.
secrets; someone she’s hiding from, and I’m going to find out who.
her run anymore. I’ll show her she’s worth the fight.
off the biggest win of my life.
to battle in and out of the octagon for her.
to save my family’s livelihood and win the woman of my dreams.
to battle for my destiny.
going to turn out.
BY JULIE KRISS
Whittaker broke my heart when I was eighteen. What kind of guy stands up his
prom date and leaves her hanging, waiting for him to show up? A total jerk,
that’s who.Never mind. I left my tiny nowhere town and moved to New York to follow my
dream of becoming an actress.Ten years later, my dream hasn’t happened, and I’m working as the office supply
girl at Morgan Financial Holdings, doing my best to keep my paycheck and not
get fired by the world’s most terrifying boss. Life couldn’t get much worse,
until I get stuck in an elevator and guess who comes to rescue me? In a city of
eight million people, it’s Holden.
Turns out he’s moved to New York, too, to be an EMT. I don’t want to see my
teenage nemesis as one of the good guys, but he’s out saving lives every day,
and he’s still gorgeous and cocky. I could fall for him all over again, and
that’s a problem. Because it’s only a matter of time before Holden crushes me
My hometown heartbreaker isn’t the guy I left behind anymore. If I could stop
hating him, I might belong with him. The question is, which one of us will get
BY KELSEY CHEYENNE
star showed up as my new coach and changed everything.
team. I thought he was nothing but another cocky playboy, but there was another
side to him under the facade.
tattoos led to temptation. We kept our relationship private, but I wasn’t the
only secret he was keeping.
BY SAMANTHA LIND
minding my own business at my new job as a child life specialist when the
sexiest doctor in the hospital fell into my lap… literally.
every woman’s fantasy, the Adonis in a white coat was charming, not to mention
“Drew” Montgomery was quite the catch, not the usual type of guy who I’d expect
to fall for a woman like me.
man who saw past my wheelchair, Drew was also the first man I could see myself
settling down with.
dating, and everything seemed fine, but something was holding him back, Drew
was married to his job and he carried the weight of his namesake. A name I
wasn’t sure I could live up to.
keep my guard up, but it was no use. I was in over my head the moment his
gorgeous blue eyes thoroughly examined me.
body was in good hands, but could I trust my heart with the cocky doctor?
BY VICTORIA PINDER
heart on a honeymoon for one? The question plagued me, and part of me figured
he was just what the doctor ordered!
seen referred to himself as a wanker on the phone and a surge of heat grew
deal that he’ll take me to Monte Carlo and then we can continue onto Rome,
my fantasies of tossing everything and moving to Europe play out in vivid color
in my mind.
vacation. Reality always ruined fairy tales…
BY ZN WILLETT
YOU WILL LOVE TO HATE
sir, I know this sounds strange, but can I buy that bagel from you?”
know at the time that one simple question would change my life irrevocably.
mention the tall, dark, and handsome stranger that came with it.
struggling musician in New York, I’d take all the help I could get.
wondered at what price? Because, as handsome and powerful as Bentley
Schilling was, he was still a bastard.
forget the day Melody Dumas approached me in that bagel shop.
hell didn’t plan to offer her assistance. But when she flashed those deep brown
eyes, she could get any man to do her bidding.
of New York were not an easy road—one must earn their way. But this beauty was
different. She needed to be on a stage, not singing on a street corner.
power to help her make beautiful music.
was . . . what was in it for me?
Bastard is a witty, sexy love story about a free-spirited musician who
just might bring a Manhattan powerhouse to his knees.