Books from SFA Authors

New works by SFA Romance Writers of America authors. For an alphabetical index of authors, visit our Authors page.

Hot Hawaiian Christmas

It's Christmas in Hawaii, but Lindsay Clark's vacation turns out to be anything but relaxing. With her uncle absent, she finds herself managing the hotel—a task at which she's normally very successful. However, Lindsay's life is turned upside down by the unfamiliar environment, Christmas festivities, and a very tempting guest—Chandler Lewis. He's the honorary Santa for the Kona Christmas parade and has a great life back home in California. Romance is the last thing on his mind. But when he meets Lindsay, he begins to wonder if life could be sweeter in Hawaii.

Author: Victoria M. Johnson
Publisher: Amazon Digital
Release Date: December 5, 2014

Total Abandon
A Club Ecstasy Novella

Ready to achieve complete satisfaction? Visit Alice Gaines’ sexy new Club Ecstasy series and discover a true dedication to pleasure...

Angela Carter just doesn’t get sex. She’s carefully structured every aspect of her life, but what goes on in the bedroom seems infuriatingly out of her control. Now, she needs a man to teach her how to let go and experience the sensual awakening she’s always dreamed of and the only place to find such an expert is Club Ecstasy—the luxurious, confidential destination for pleasure.

Above all else, Brent Delaney is a professional—and more than capable in the bedroom. But when he meets Angela, he quickly discovers he’s met his match. He has to get this gorgeous woman’s powerful mind to shut down and let more...savage...thoughts take over. But this seduction is going to take some creativity...

Author: Alice Gaines
Publisher: Avon Impulse
Release Date: September 23, 2014

Total Immersion
A Club Ecstasy Novella

Think three's a crowd? Alice Gaines’ sexy new Club Ecstasy series proves that three only makes the fun hotter...

Susan McGraw knows she’s demanding. And after a rough breakup, she thinks she’s earned it. Luckily, Club Ecstasy can satisfy her every desire. Only tonight, one man won't be enough—she requires the devotion of two hot men. But when one of her lovers turns out to be the boyfriend she loved and lost, Susan realizes she may be in over her head...

When Adam, manager of Club Ecstasy and Susan’s former boyfriend, realizes he's going to have to share her, he thinks he’ll lose his mind with jealousy. But instead of making him envious, watching her with another man turns him on like mad. Together, the three of them experience the ultimate sensual and sexual exercise—but after all is said and done, will a new trick heal old wounds?

Author: Alice Gaines
Publisher: Avon Impulse
Release Date: September 16, 2014

Total Temptation
A Club Ecstasy Novella

Looking for the ultimate fulfillment? The experts of Alice Gaines' sexy new Club Ecstasy series are here to take your pleasure to the next level...

Cassandra Willis is ready to let loose, ready to finally explore the sort of wild, uninhibited pleasure she’s always dreamed of—but only if promised complete discretion. Club Ecstasy offers luxury and secrecy...and the lover of her dreams.

But as she explores her every desire and discovers a naughty side she never knew existed, Cassandra has to decide how complete her transformation will be. Will this sizzling encounter with the one man capable of meeting her every need be a mere diversion? Or will Cassandra’s temptation lead to a new beginning...and a second chance at knowing herself?

Author: Alice Gaines
Publisher: Avon Impulse
Release Date: September 9, 2014

Aim for Love

Attacked at the premiere of her latest film and haunted in dreams by the character she played, Hollywood sensation Sabrina Tavonesi has only weeks to heal her injured shoulder and get over the her secret nightmares before filming begins on the sequel.

Pitching phenom Kaz Tokugawa is on the verge of reaching his dream to make the Major Leagues, but nothing is going right. Sacred family vows are holding him back. When the team captain asks for his help rehabbing his sister's injured shoulder, Kaz can't refuse. As Sabrina sneaks into his well-armored heart, he knows he's made a mistake.

When Kaz is accused of murdering a drug lord threatening his family, only Sabrina knows the truth. But will the secrets they're hiding destroy their lives as well as their love?

Author: Pamela Aares
Publisher: SeaStar Press
ISBN: 978-1-938638-13-8
Release Date: September 2014

Dangerous Calling
The Shadowminds, Book 2

After years of denial, Cass has finally accepted her telekinetic gifts, but even her powers might not be enough against a dangerous new enemy operating in New Orleans’ shadowy underworld. As Cass draws power from her friends in the fight against evil, she feels an addictive pull that challenges her control. In the end, she may be the greatest threat to those she loves the most.

Author: A.J. Larrieu
Publisher: Carina Press
ISBN: 978-1-426898839
Release Date: August 18, 2014

Herb of Grace
Healing Grace Trilogy, Book 1

Amish widow Sarah Yoder has been struggling to raise her two teenaged sons and provide a home where family and members of her Old Order Amish church can find fellowship and friendship. Henry Byler has inherited the family farm—under protest—and now is caught between the faith of his childhood and the world he’s come to know. When Ruth Lehman, the local Dokterfraa, encourages Sarah to use her gift for growing plants to become an herbal healer, Sarah soon discovers that the heart can be scarred as deeply as the body. God must do his healing work in a man who rues a harsh decision, in a lonely prodigal who has lost everything, and maybe even in a herbalist-in-training who firmly believes she will never love again.

Author: Adina Senft
Publisher: Hachette FaithWords
ISBN: 978-1-4555-4862-0
Release Date: August 5, 2014

Disobedience by Design
Harwell Heirs series, Book 2

Lady Sophia is presented to Society on her eighteenth birthday and is unimpressed. Her parents encourage the suit of a duke, a man older than her father! Yet free-spirited Sophia is smitten with her brother’s handsome American business partner, who introduces her to sensual delights beyond the bounds of propriety.

Seeking investors for his railroad enterprise, Joseph is out of his depth among the British aristocracy. Even worse, he can’t keep his hands off Sophia, a beauty far beyond his social class who is betrothed to a duke. When the duke’s villainy is revealed, Joseph decides to risk all to protect Sophia and he embarks upon a partnership of an entirely unexpected nature.

Author: Regina Kammer
Publisher: Ellora’s Cave
ISBN: 978-1419991264
Release Date: July 25, 2014

If My Heart Could See You

For Amiria of Berwyck, defeat doesn’t come easily as she watches her home and clan being ripped asunder. When the very enemy who has laid siege to her home demands her fealty, she’ll do whatever it takes to protect her people, including a hastily concocted ruse that quickly begins to unravel.

Dristan of Blackmore, champion knight of King Henry II, has a reputation to uphold as the Devil’s Dragon. After his army conquers Berwyck Castle, he sets out to manage the newly-claimed estate. At first, everything appears as it should be, or is it? Betrayed by those he trusted, he must first set aside his anger before he can make room in his heart for love.

Author: Sherry Ewing
Publisher: Kingsburg Press
Release Date: July 9, 2014

Game for Love: Not in the Game

Mark Benedict had a major thing going for Carolina Hutchins years ago. But that was high school, she was four years older than him, and she hadn’t even known he was alive. At least that’s what he thought.

Now he’s found her again. And this time he’s a game-winning running back with a Super Bowl ring and a hell of lot more to offer. Only problem, she’s on the rebound from a bad divorce and thinks all men are like her ex-husband.

Can he convince this gorgeous woman to take a second chance with him? Or, despite the attraction that flares between them, is letting another man into her life for more than a night simply not in the game?

Author: Jasmine Haynes
Publisher: Kindle Worlds
Release Date: June 27, 2014

The Quest for a Warrior
Love Poetry Collection

This collection of poems reveals the heart and soul of a young girl’s journey to find and hold on to love. This revised anthology is filled with romance, desire, and stolen moments between lost lovers.

Author: Shannon L. Monroe
Publisher: Noruda Publishing
Release Date: June 11, 2014

The Contents of Desire

Eva has never had sex with her husband. Not once. Frustrated and lonely, she joins him in Japan while he attends a work conference. As she explores Tokyo, she finds herself at the Zojoji temple, where she makes a desperate prayer to an imaginary goddess. Her wish to satisfy her yearnings is granted in the most unexpected way, and Eva is able to unveil the sensuality and ravishing beauty of Japan, but... will she be able to forget five years of rejection and fall in love again?

Immerse yourself in a world of passion and betrayal as you read The Contents of Desire, a story about the loss of illusion, and the guilt and vulnerability of a forbidden love, shadowed by a silent character who conceals a terrible secret.

Author: Ana Galvan
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 978-1499685077
Release Date: June 6, 2014

Love Is a Mystery
Six Novels of Love, Laughter, and Lawbreaking

Six bestselling authors’ romantic-mystery novels in one boxed set, featuring heroes and heroines who are fearless, funny, and very good at sleuthing out crimes. Available June 1, 2014, for only 99 cents for 90 days—a 90 percent savings compared to purchasing them separately!
The line-up!
Frosted Shadow by Nancy Warren
She’s Gotta Be Mine by Jennifer Skully
The Honeymoon Cottage by Barbara Cool Lee
Steamed by Holly Jacobs
The Zen Man by Colleen Collins
Caught You Looking by Shelley Adina

Authors: Jennifer Skully, Shelley Adina, Nancy Warren, Barbara Cool Lee, Holly Jacobs, Colleen Collins
Publisher: Moonshell Books Inc.
Release Date: June 1, 2014

Sense Thieves, Book 3

Ever since Remy O’Malley discovered her dual identity as a Healer and a Protector, she’s kept alive by staying one step ahead of both sides in this centuries-old war. Now someone’s trying to draw her out of hiding, using her father as bait. To save him, Remy will need every friend she’s got. But as new alliances form, old bonds fray. Her boyfriend Asher is losing his powers, becoming more mortal. Meanwhile, Remy grows closer to Asher’s brother Gabe, even as tragedy drives her sister Lucy away. On a rescue mission to London, Remy tires of being the hunted. It’s time to end this war for good, as Protectors and Healers alike hurtle towards a final, violent confrontation that not everyone will survive.

Author: Corrine Jackson
Publisher: KTeen Books/Kensington
ISBN: 978-0-758273345
Release Date: May 27, 2014

Parisian Amour
A novella in the Magical Tales of Romance & Adventure series

Sarah Redman, a bank project manager, wants adventure in her life. Trainer extraordinaire, Josh Kleine, needs to pull off a successful presentation at a Paris conference to land more clients and save his company. Together they may hold the key to the strange disasters striking the City of Lights. Can Sarah unravel the secrets of the city and of her heart in time to save them all?

Author: Beth Barany
Publisher: Firewolf Books
Release Date: May 26, 2014

Love on the Line
Heart of the Game, Book 4

Hiding her identity was a small price to pay for freedom...
      Heiress Cara Barrington fled the opulent world of her rich and famous family to carve out an idyllic life on the California coast. In the sleepy town of Albion Bay, she embraces the simple way of living she always craved. No one knows her identity, and she’s free from the pressures of wealth... until her sexy new neighbor threatens the unpretentious world she’s worked so hard to build.
      All-Star athlete Ryan Rea enjoys his high-profile lifestyle. He’s used to charming his way into the heart and bed of any woman he desires while keeping his own heart secure behind a steel wall. When he meets Cara, however, she throws him a curve—she’s unlike any woman he’s ever met, and he has to have her.

Author: Pamela Aares
Publisher: SeaStar Press
ISBN: 978-1938638114
Release Date: May 12, 2014

Ariel’s Dangerous Liaisons
The Erotic Wonders of a Super Heroic Woman

Ariel Garrison has superhuman strength, a secret she must guard with her life in St. Petersburg, Russia, through a foreign exchange program. Planning to work for the CIA, Ariel has one guiding rule: never fall in love. Doing so could give her enemies leverage and put her lover’s life in jeopardy. When her host family offers irresistible temptations, will her superpowers be enough to protect the one she should not love? Or will she lose her man and her lifelong dream of pursuing justice?
      WARNING: Ariel’s journey includes solo F, M/F, F/F, M/F/M/M, and a stage performance that would make Miley Cyrus blush. For 18 years and older.

Author: Liz Adams
Publisher: Barany Publishing
ASIN: B00K9104JM
Release Date: May 9, 2014

Expect Trouble

Opening herself to ridicule by revealing she’s clairvoyant is the last thing U.S. WAVE Livvy Delacourt wants, but when Uncle Sam (in the guise of a skeptical, but handsome naval commander) needs her skill to track Nazi spies, she jumps in with both feet.
      Join this emotional journey through paranormal realms of fast-paced suspense and supernatural battles as U.S. Navy psychics pit themselves against their Nazi counterparts.

Author: JoAnn Smith Ainsworth
Publisher: Oak Tree Press
ISBN: 978-1-61009-074-2
Release Date: May 1, 2014

A Lady of Spirit
Magnificent Devices, Book 6

Under normal circumstances, Maggie and Lizzie would be delighted to meet long-lost relatives and be reunited with those who had believed them dead, but the Mopsies’ circumstances are never normal. When Lizzie travels to Cornwall to meet her mother’s parents, Maggie goes, too, since she is part of the family... or so one might assume. But in her grandparents’ mansion she realizes the events surrounding her own mother’s death are more mysterious—and dangerous—than anyone suspects. A young lady cannot stand by and watch evil destroy a beloved cousin’s future. Maggie must plunge into danger for Lizzie’s sake... and prove that no matter the name she bears, she is first and foremost what the Lady of Devices believes her to be... a lady of Spirit.

Author: Shelley Adina
Publisher: Moonshell Books, Inc.
ISBN: 978-1-939087-14-0
Release Date: April 2014

Fielder's Choice
Heart of the Game, Book 3

All-Star shortstop Matt Darrington has more than a problem. His wife died, and now he’s juggling a too-smart-for-her-britches six-year-old and the grueling pace of professional baseball. Worse, his daughter is mom shopping. When they explore a local ranch, she decides the beautiful, free-spirited tour guide is premium mom material. Matt thinks the sexy guide looks like Grade- A trouble.

Author: Pamela Aares
Publisher: SeaStar Press
ISBN: 978-1-497537750
Release Date: April 22, 2014

Twisted Miracles

Cass Weatherfield is a telekinetic who’s been suppressing her abilities ever since they caused the death of her college classmate. After years of brutal headaches and telekinetic nightmares, Cass finally has her powers under control. But when her ex-boyfriend Shane Tanner shows up and tells her his sister’s gone missing, Cass can’t refuse to help.
      She returns to New Orleans’ shadowmind community, where her powers—and her attraction to her ex—are harder to control than ever. She’ll have to come to terms with both, because whoever attacked Shane’s sister is targeting more shadowminds, and Cass is the only one strong enough to stop him.

Author: AJ Larrieu
Publisher: Carina Press
Release Date: April 7, 2014

A SEAL’s Loss

Subject: Navy SEAL Petty Officer Aiden Masters
Current Status: On leave
Obstacle: Deploy "Mission: (Fake) Engagement" ... without actually falling for his fiancée!
Goal of Mission: A fake engagement concocted to bring happiness to Sage Taylor’s ailing father.
The Rules:
1. Treat it like a military mission
2. Keep the truth undercover
3. The "engagement" lasts as long as the professor’s health depends on it
4. No sex…especially with each other!
      But spirited Sage has never been one for rules. Especially when they involve Aiden’s rock-hard navy bod and a ton of smokin’ hot sexual attraction. In order to seduce this sexy SEAL, she’ll have to outmaneuver him.

Author: Tawny Weber
Publisher: Harlequin
ISBN: 978-0373797950
Release Date: April 1, 2014

Last Bachelor Standing, Book 2

Welcome to Last Bachelor Standing!
      How long can three sexy single men hold out?
      Our next bachelor? Mr. Business- Before-Pleasure, Max Varo. He’s a genius billionaire with the cojones to go after anything he wants—and win. Now this tempting man is disguised as a “pilot” while he checks out a small Alaskan airline he wants to buy. But he’s about to meet his (very sexy) Waterloo.
      Pilot Claire Lundstrom hasn’t a clue that her family’s struggling business is on the cusp of a takeover. What she does know is that she has some rather unbosslike lusty thoughts for Max. But Claire will have to convince him—in the most exquisite ways possible—that losing can be way more fun than winning!

Author: Nancy Warren
Publisher: Harlequin Blaze
ISBN: 978-0373797974
Release Date: April 1, 2014

Teach Me a Lesson

High school guidance counselor by day, sex therapist by night, Charlotte’s passion is people—whether helping students plan their future, or helping their parents with their fantasies.
      Enter Principal Hutton, the perfect subject to try out Charlotte’s new method of re-charging the sex drive— and it’s going to take some discipline. She can’t wait for him to dole out the punishment she’s begging for.
      But when Charlotte’s extracurricular activities become public, it threatens her job, her reputation, and the career of the man she’s falling head-over-heels in love with. If this town wants a scandal, Charlotte and Lance are ready to give them a lesson in bad behavior they’ll never forget.

Author: Jasmine Haynes
Publisher: Berkeley Heat
ISBN: 978-0425266243
Release Date: April 1, 2014

Salsa Dancing with Pterodactyls

He’s a lawyer. He’s her boss. He’s the pterodactyl man she wants.
She’s broken. She’s too good for him. She’s the answer to his prayers.
His family believes she is using him. Her family believes he is using her.
      Members of the Board are pressuring him to take the blame for a conspiracy that will destroy his career, and he’s the kind of pterodactyl man who will do what it takes to protect his family.
      The conspirators are pressuring her to abandon him to his fate but she’s just as much a raptor as her lover when it comes to the family they have created together.

Author: Leigh Verrill-Rhys
Publisher: Eres
ISBN: 978-1497302624
Release Date: March 29, 2014

36 Righteous: A Serial Killer’s Hit List

What if you discovered your beloved was on a hit list? In every generation, 36 righteous must live to prevent the Earth’s complete destruction. When the list of 36 righteous is stolen and turned into a hit list, Nathan Yirmorshy must do all he can to stop the serial killer’s onslaught. Especially since his girlfriend Sophia is on the list.
      36 Righteous: A Serial Killer’s Hit List is the sequel to Ezra Barany’s award-winning bestselling thriller, The Torah Codes. Included is an appendix of essays and interviews by rabbis and reverends who tackle the question, "Why do bad things happen to good people?" Contributors include Rabbi Harold S. Kushner and the Reverend Amber Belldene.

Author: Ezra Barany
Publisher: Barany Publishing/Dafkah Books
ASIN: B00ISB7646
Release Date: March 3, 2014