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melissawrites

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Feb 12, 2021
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Title: Skate Cute
Genre: New Adult Contemporary Sweet Romance
Word count: 70,000
Author: Melissa Dykhuis

When almost-graduated PhD student Kriss returns to her small prairie town to escape the fallout of her advisor’s harassment trial, the neighborhood outdoor rink is her escape. Her legs still remember her artistic skating tricks, and two familiar admirers from the nearby fire station remember her legs. But when the trial’s fallout follows Kriss home, it takes all of her newfound courage to stand up under the attacks and trust herself to love again.

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Title: The Graveyard Keeper
Genre: Romantic Suspense
Length: 60,000 words
Author: Robin Jeffrey

In a dark house on the edge of an old graveyard, bodies may stay buried, but secrets do not. Two women, a jaded hacker and a peculiar archivist, fall in love. But can they build a new life together while death stalks their past, present, and future?
 
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Carde Jean

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Title: Once Upon a Griffin

Genre: Sweet Romance/Sci-fi

Length: 103,000 words

Author: Carde Jean

Guinevere Griffin and Jaxzon meet one hot summer night in New York, but Jaxzon’s identity holds a devastating truth: as the crown prince of a distant land, he has been ordered to marry and is not at liberty to follow his heart. When Guinevere learns she is eligible to vie for Jaxzon's hand, her excitement turns to shock as she is whisked across the galaxy to engage in a whirlwind of balls and royal events. Through it all, she and Jaxzon grow ever closer, until disaster strikes and Guinevere is accused of murder, and released from custody on a hostile planet, with an implant that will kill her if she doesn’t appear for trial, Guinevere must clear her name, find the real killer, and rescue Jaxzon before time runs out.
 
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Nicole Anderson

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Title: It Takes Two
Genre: Women’s Contemporary Romance with a reincarnation/cougar twist
Length: 68,000 words
Author: Nicole Sallak Anderson

In a desperate attempt to heal from her tragic past, forty-year-old Willow Dwyer takes tango lessons and finds herself dancing in the arms of Merrick Montaigne, a man half her age who claims he’s been searching for her all of his life.
 
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Nicole Anderson

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Sep 13, 2017
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Title: eHumanity: BOOTSTRAP
Genre: Science Fiction/Romance
Length: 79,000
Author: Nicole Sallak Anderson

Dawn has lived for nearly two hundred years in an eHuman body—the first of her kind—made of metal, fiber optics and plastic, on a world where no one dies and no one is born. When the World Government begins to unplug cities from the electrical grid, Dawn must find the elusive Elijah Prince, her forgotten creator and former lover, and download the secret code he carries—before eHumanity is powered down, forever.
 
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EdenRobins

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Title: Gold: Heart of A Warrior
Genre: Paranormal Romance
Length: 80,000 words
Author: Eden Robins

Trapped inside Kartchner Caverns during a cave in, Dora Alexander learns she’s really Pandora reborn when she accidently awakens Philocetes, one of Demeter’s immortal Golden warriors, who’s duty bound to kill Dora for condemning his kind to eternal Hell. The Fates step in, revealing that Phil and Dora’s only chance at redemption is to work together to defeat the evil Silvers, an ancient demon race determined to snuff out all human life on earth. This is the first book in a planned series.
 
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Title: The Rest of Our Story
Genre: Young Adult Contemporary
Length: 100,000 words
Author: Eden Robins

There are moments that transform a life once lived into one to be lived for the very first time. Louella Ruth Williams never expected her senior year heritage speech to unravel everything she thought she knew, forcing her to rediscover herself, her family, and the meaning of hope.
 
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Title: The Companion's Comeuppance
Genre: Historical Romance
Length: 64,000 words
Author: Adrianne Karasek

24yo Alyse, granddaughter of British aristocracy, loses her family estate to bankruptcy and finds employment as a lady’s companion in 1885. 23yo Sir Albert, whom she bullied as a child, is now her employer and gleeful to find her at the bottom of the social ladder for a change. However, they must work together to save their village from poverty and somehow avoid breaking one another's hearts while at it.
 
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Erica Obey

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Title: The Brooklyn North Murders

Genre: Traditional/thriller

Length: 81,000

Author: Erica Obey



Fans of The Thursday Murder Club will enjoy this off-beat cozy featuring librarian Mary Watson and a mystery-writing AI program named Doyle. Doyle’s greatest feat of detection has been tracking down a few missing library books, so why does Mary suddenly find herself at the center of a battle to turn her sleepy village into the next Silicon Valley? And when she and Doyle discover a body in the hip-bath that saved Morgansburg, they must find out whether Doyle can solve murders as well as write them.
 
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Escapee

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    Title: Broken Promises
    Genre: Historical Romance
    Length: 50,000
    Author: Susan Payne
    Jenny Wilkins had been a Comanche prisoner for over two years with all hope of seeing her husband and daughter again crushed. Returning to her past life was impossible. Can her agreement of becoming part of a Federal Assimilation Program bring her all those things she had lost? But there was one proviso – she must accept a Cheyenne brave as a husband.
     
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    Escapee

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    Title: Cupboard Love and Biscuit Crumbs
    Genre: Historical Romance
    Length: 41,000
    Author: Susan Payne
    The new Earl of Heaton checked on an elderly family member only to find the man had gone mad and imprisoned a young lady to use as a lab rat. To save the family name, prevent a scandal, and keep his uncle from hanging, Alistair would need to convince the lady his offer of marriage was the best solution to their problems.
     
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    Title: A Seed in the Ashes
    Genre: YA Contemporary Fantasy
    Length: 77,000 words
    Author: Christina Wise

    When a wildfire burns the family’s vineyard and garden, Addison must give up her culinary internship to help the family restaurant. So, she brokers a deal with the Zodiac Rulers who promise to magically regrow the land in exchange for simple tokens, like a recipe. With the help of her ex’s BFF Theo, she has no problem whipping up garden saving dishes—until her sister’s soul becomes the main dish of their fall feast and only Addison and Theo have the knowledge to save her.
     
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    GATNAuthorGal

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    Sep 19, 2021
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    Inspired by a star is born and fifty shades of grey
    A sweet romance with the male main character helps his love interest fight off stalkers and bullies. He has money and enough security to protect her, built she’s stubborn and determined to fight it all herself. Bullies lose out and shoe true strength of female lead character.
     
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    Title: Run the Table: The Tease

    Genre: Erotic Romance (Scorched Line)

    Length: 76,000 (Splitable for series potential)

    Author: John Lusher writing as Darin TaDream.



    When a physically and emotionally love scarred bi-curious accepts a quashed LGBTQIA, intersex dual virgin: both may be healed. Katherine Moes fantasizes about hustling the National Champion, Styler “The Rifleman” Ross in a game of pool, out hustled, demoralized, and wanting revenge, she’s revolted when she discovers he has the genitals of both sexes. Accepting his uniqueness, she receives his tender and gentle affections and learns to love again.
     
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    Belinda McBride

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    Title: Destiny: Truckee Wolves
    Genre: Paranormal Romance, M/M/F
    Word Count: 100,000
    Belinda McBride

    With frothy blonde curls and big blue eyes, Destiny doesn’t look like a dangerous player.
    But she’s gotten a little too close to some very bad guys, so with her mother in tow, she packs up the old clunker and runs like the hounds of Hell are on her heels! Unfortunately, she lands right in the arms of the men she’s fleeing, and finds that maybe the safest haven of all is in the embrace of her enemy.
     
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    SandraD

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    Feb 12, 2020
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    Title: Destiny Bound
    Genre: Steamy contemporary romance
    Length: 90,000 words
    Author: Sandra Carmel

    A wealthy, world-renowned Dominant hides out in his high-end BDSM club after a tragic skiing accident, his movie-star looks and elite-lover reputation both at risk. Will he fall for the undercover reporter working on breaking the story of her career? Will she discover and expose the shocking secret he’s paid millions to conceal?
     
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    Title: Salem’s Curse
    Genre: Romantic Women’s fiction
    Length: 107,000
    Author: Lena Gibson

    Joanna lives a sheltered life, controlled by the theocracy of New Salem in 2192. She befriends a Canadian field agent telling of a different outside world. When an epidemic breaks out, Joanna and Thomas flee charges of witchcraft; seeking to clear her name, she falls in love, crosses a continent, and collects a cure.
     
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    Title: A Spell of Dance and Silence
    Genre: adult urban fantasy
    Length: 102,000
    Author: Lena Gibson

    At an enchanted university, Ella dances her shoes to tatters each night, but her memories are stolen. Private investigator Luke falls for Ella, and together they work to solve the mystery of her lost hours in this modern, dark fairytale retelling of the Twelve Dancing Princesses.
     
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    14grecok

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    Aug 31, 2020
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    Title: Reusable

    Genre: Chick-lit with cozy mystery elements

    Length: 78,000 words

    Author: Kaitlin Greco

    When YouTube sensation Jenna Caprisi is filmed poaching elephants in Africa with Dom Mergeniere, her career crumbles faster than a paper straw. The video appears fabricated until Dom is murdered, but the only one on the pier that night was Jenna’s arch-rival, Nina Armant. Can Jenna and Nina team up to find out who really should be canceled before they both become another plastic bag casualty?
     
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    katurnerauthor

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    Sep 29, 2021
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    Title: In the Cards
    Genre: Contemporary Romance
    Length: 75,000 words
    Author: Kat Turner

    Rose Jones returns to her small Iowa hometown for Christmas, reeling from the sudden death of her cousin, and is inexplicably drawn to Jason Savage, the town psychic she's never truly noticed before despite him being her twin brother's best friend. Jason deploys his gifts to help Rose process her grief, and their bond deepens. As a fraught holiday season unfolds, the pair stumbles across a mystery surrounding Rose's cousin's death that tests everything they've believed about family, loyalty, and love.
     
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