They say everything happens for a reason. Maybe they are right, but I don`t really agree.When I was 14, the life I knew, turned upside down. I was devastated.
Every time I looked myself in the mirror, I saw this ugly girl looking at me. Love obviously wasn’t a part of my plan anymore. How could it be?
But then I met him.
And it happened.
Suddenly and without a warning.
I want him.
I crave him.
Every fiber of my being yearns for him.
He is the one who makes my heart sing, and the one who hunts my dreams at night.
But I can never have him.
After all, he is forbidden…
Right after graduation, Ella Vaughn is on the verge of realizing her dreams of becoming a professional masseuse. She and her boyfriend finally move in together and everything seems perfect – almost too perfect. Until tragedy strikes and completely shatters her world.Jake “The Beast” Burns is a world famous motorcyclist. A desirable bachelor, Jake is living a dream life – he has a loving family, great friends, money and fame. He’s got it all. At least that’s how it appears, until Ella, a strikingly beautiful brunette, walks into his life. Ella is completely different from the girls he usually hangs out with, and that arouses his interest. But not everything is as it seems. Jake is hiding a great secret which not even the media have been able to uncover.
Will Ella be able to forgive him or will she never want to see him again?
Ella finally discovers Jake’s big secret, and the shocking news leaves her disappointed and angry. Knowledge that Jake was hiding such an important part of his life is a bitter pill to swallow, but her heart is willing to forgive him, and Ella gives Jake another chance to regain her trust.But their happiness doesn’t last long. The shadows of Jake’s past still haunt them, and it seems like there is no end to the dark clouds hovering over their relationship.
Is their love strong enough to withstand the obstacles life keeps throwing their way? Can Jake and Ella learn to trust each other after all they’ve been through, or will his past rip them apart once and for all?
What would you do, if you lost the one person in your life that you could count on?Abuse
These are the things, that Aaliyah Thomas had to cope with, all of her life. After the person, who meant the most to her and who made her life worth living, is murdered, she escapes and flees to the other side of the country. She enrolls in a college, determined to go on with her life. What she does not know, is that the killer is looking for her and will do anything to find her.
Ryder Knight lives for basketball. He is one of the most popular guys on campus, with a lot of friends and a good heart. The only thing he misses is honesty. Most hang out with him because of his money, so he isn’t sure who is sincere and who has hidden motives.
The attraction between Ryder and Aaliyah is immediate, but Ryder’s distrust quickly ruins any chances of them becoming friends.
Is he ready to open up his heart and once again let love enter his life? Will Aaliyah break down the walls, that she set up around her heart and finally start trusting others?
Will they get their forever? Or are their hearts too broken?
J. Lea is an avid reader and writer of sexy stories. Her other loves include her family as she is also a mama of a little boy and girl who keep her busy when she’s not writing hot books. Lea also loves spending time outdoors with her family–skiing, hiking, and more.
Her novels include Because of You, Once Again, Never Again, and Worthy of Love.