Staff Picks

Love oh Careless Love

Celebrate Valentine's Day by reading a steamy new romance novel.

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Anatomy of a single girl     Anatomy of a single girl    
Daria Snadowsky
    Y Snadows

After everything that happened--my first boyfriend, my first time, my first breakup--jumping back into the dating game seemed like the least healthy thing I could do. It's not that I didn't want to fall in love again, since that's about the best feeling ever. But as a busy college premed still raw from heartbreak, which is the worst feeling ever, I figured I'd lie low for a while. Of course, as soon as I stopped looking for someone, an impossibly amazing--and devastatingly cute--guy came along.

Awaken     Awaken    
Meg Cabot
    Y Cabot

Seventeen-year-old Pierce Oliviera knew by accepting the love of John Hayden, she'd be forced to live forever in the Underworld. But now her happiness and safety are threatened because the Furies have discovered that John has broken one of their strictest rules, and the only way to fix the balance is for someone to die.

Her favorite rival     Her favorite rival    
Sarah Mayberry
    Mayberr

Audrey Mathews has worked hard to get here. Now she's up for a promotion and nothing will stand in her way--including Zach Black. He's hot, smart and the competition. When they're assigned to the same project, she's shocked at how much she actually likes about him-- and how much she misjudged him. Before long Audrey is seriously falling for Zach--and indulging in an affair that's against company policy.

Just one kiss     Just one kiss    
Isabel Sharpe
    Sharpe

Nestled in the heart of Seattle, A Taste for All Pleasures is a warm hub of decadent baking delights. Sweet buttery cookies with melted chocolate, yummy cupcakes with creamy soft icing...and the owner, Angela Loukas, is about to meet a mouthwatering morsel of a man-one she can't resist! Unfortunately, Daniel Flynn is officially celibate. No sex. No dating.

Lord of temptation     Lord of temptation    
Lorraine Heath
    Heath

Hired by Lady Anne Hayworth to protect her on a dangerous voyage, Crimson Jack, a notorious privateer who is secretly a lord, finds himself unable to forget her and vows to win her heart when they meet again in a London ballroom

Maybe tonight?     Maybe tonight?    
Bridie Clark
    Y Clark

Invites the reader to participate in the high-stakes social scene of Kings Academy, an elite boarding school where fitting in may require selling one's soul.

New York's Finest Rebel     New York's Finest Rebel    
Trish Wylie
    Wylie

Isn't it every girl's fantasy to have one of NYPD's finest living next door? I "love" a man in uniform! Unless, of course, he's Daniel Brannigan--older brother of my best friend, with an ego the size of Texas

The feminist and the cowboy : an unlikely story     The feminist and the cowboy : an unlikely story    
Alisa Valdes
    800.92 Valdes Val

Shares the author's assessment of how a seductive cowboy challenged her feminist beliefs, describing how as an embittered, middle-aged divorcée she began to question her staunch beliefs before being swept off her feet by a very masculine lover.

The marriage bargain     The marriage bargain    
Jennifer Probst
    Probst

To save her family home, impulsive bookstore owner Alexa Maria McKenzie casts a love spell. But she never planned on conjuring up her best friend's older brother--the powerful man who once shattered her heart.

Wild about you     Wild about you    
Kerrelyn Sparks
    Sparks

"It's not every day that Elsa Bjornberg feels fragile, not when she hosts a home renovation show where she can effortlessly demolish a kitchen. But from the moment she meets Howard Barr, this bear of a man makes her feel like a woman.