AFTER THE MUSIC 11/2001 short story
CONSPIRACY GAME 11/2006 ISBN: 0515142166 Jack Norton is a GhostWalker, a genetically enhanced sniper with a merciless sense of justice, a phantom welcomed by the anonymity of the night. But a mission to rescue his brother in the jungle has left him vulnerable to rebel forces. His only salvation is his power of telepathy. Then he meets Briony, an unusual beauty on a mission of her own. But they share more than the sweltering heat... Briony shares the GhostWalker powers. Yet she's different. She doesn't know what she is, or what she's capable of. But her enemies do. And Jack and Briony's flight will take them into a frightening conspiracy of mind and body—across the globe and into the heart of darkness, where the shocking truth is something neither of them could have foreseen-or can escape. RR@H's Novel Thoughts
DARK CHALLENGE 11/2000 ISBN: 0505524090 Julian Savage is golden. Powerful. But tormented. For the brooding hunter walks alone, always alone, far from his Carpathian kind. Like his name, his existence is savage. Until he meets the woman he has sworn to protect...When Julian hears Desari sing, emotions bombard his hardened heart. And a dark hunger to possess her floods his loins, blinding him to the danger stalking her, stalking him. And even as Desari enflames him, she dares to defy him-with mysterious, feminine powers. Is Desari more than his perfect mate? Julian has met his match in this woman, but will she drive him to madness...or save his soul?
DARK DESIRE 12/1999 ISBN: 050552354X The stranger silently summons her from across the continents, across the seas. He whispers of eternal torment, of endless hunger...of dark, dangerous desires. And somehow American surgeon Shea O'Halloran can feel his anguish, sense his haunting aloneness, and she aches to heal him, to heal herself. Drawn to the far Carpathian mountains, Shea finds a ravaged, raging man, a being like no other. And her soul trembles. For in his burning eyes, his icy heart, she recognizes the beloved stranger who's already become part of her. This imperious Carpathian male compels Shea to his side. But is she to be his healer...or his prey? His victim...or his mate? Is he luring her into madness...or will his dark desire make her whole?
DARK DESTINY ISBN: 0843950501 7/2004 They were masters of the darkness, searching through eternity for a mistress of the light...Her childhood had been a nightmare of violence and pain until she heard his voice calling out to her. Golden and seductive. The voice of an angel. He had shown her how to survive, taught her to use her unique gifts, trained her in the ancient art of hunting the vampire. Yet he could not bend her to his will. He could not summon her to him, no matter how great his power. As she battled centuries-old evil in a glittering labyrinth of caverns and crystals, he whispered in her mind, forging an unbreakable bond of trust and need. Only with him can she find the courage to embrace the seductive promise of her . . . Dark Destiny. RR@H's Novel Thoughts
DARK DREAM short story in AFTER TWILIGHT 9/2001 ISBN: 0505524503
DARK FIRE 8/2001 ISBN: 0505-52447-3 Tempest has always been different, apart from others. From the moment his arms close around her, enveloping her in a sorcerer's spell, Darius seems to understand her unique gifts. But does his kiss offer the love and belonging she seeks, or a danger more potent than his own panthers? Somewhere deep inside herself, Tempest realizes she knows the answer. She has no choice but to accept the velvet stroke of his tongue, submit to the white-hot heat piercing her skin, welcome an erotic pleasure like no other....
DARK GOLD 4/2000 ISBN: 0505523752 They were masters of the darkness, searching through eternity for a mistress of the light...Alexandria Houton will sacrifice anything-even her life-to protect her orphaned little brother. But when both encounter an unspeakable evil in the swirling San Francisco mists, Alex can only cry to heaven for their deliverance...And out of the darkness swoops Aidan Savage, a golden being more powerful, more mysterious, than any other creature of the night. The ageless Carpathian male snatches them from a hideous fate. But is Aidan Alex's salvation...or her sin? If she surrenders to Aidan's savage, unearthly seduction-gives him the color, the light, the family he craves-will Alex truly save her brother? Or sacrifice more than her life?
DARK GUARDIAN 5/2002 ISBN: 0843949945 He is the dark guardian of his people. So how, after centuries of a bleak, soulless existence, has he, Lucian Daratrazanoff, suddenly come to crave petite, curvy, colorful lady cop Jaxon Montgomery, who foolishly makes it her life's work to protect others from harm? Fiercely daring, Jaxx will sacrifice anything to shield others. And piercingly erotic Lucian is powerfully, perilously mesmerizin-oddly gentle yet clearly a born predator. He has vowed to possess her, to guard her for all time. Yet with his every thirsty kiss, is he drawing Jaxon more deeply into danger...and his dark, mysterious desires?
DARK LEGEND 7/2000 ISBN: 084394952X Gabriel wakes deep within the ground, and the first sensation he feels is an overwhelming hunger for blood. But as he hunts the dark streets of Paris for prey, a voice calls to him, soothing, calming, giving him the strength to control his craving. Francesca Del Ponce is a healer, a woman who radiates goodness as powerfully as the sun does light. Though Garbriel knows she will be like hot silk in his arms, though he knows the taste of her will be addictive, he fears for her life and his soul if he takes her. Then with one mind-shattering vow she gives herself- I offer freely, without reservation, I offer my life for yours as is my right-and with a firestorm of long-forgotten feelings, he glimpses salvation.
DARK MAGIC 7/2000 ISBN: 0505523892 Young Savannah Dubrinsky is a mistress of illusion, a world-famous magician capable of mesmerizing millions. But there is one-Gregori, the Dark One-who holds her in terrifying thrall. Whose cold silver eyes and heated sensuality send shivers of danger, of desire, down her slender spine. With a dark magic all his own, Gregori-the implacable hunter, the legendary healer, the most powerful of Carpathian males-whispers in Savannah's mind that he is her destiny. That she was born to save his immortal soul. And now, here in New Orleans, the hour has finally come to claim her. To make her completely his. In a ritual as old as time...and as inescapable as eternity.
DARK MELODY 11/2003 ISBN:0843950498 They were masters of the darkness, searching through eternity for a mistress of the light. Lead guitarist of the Dark Troubadors, Dayan was renowned for his mesmerizing performances. His melodies stilled crowds, beckoned, seduced, tempted. And always, he called to her. His lover. His lifemate. He called to her to complete him. To give him the emotions that had faded from his existence, leaving him an empty shell of growing darkness. Save me. Come to me. Corrinne Wentworth stood at the vortex of a gathering storm. Pursued by the same fanatics who'd murdered her husband, she was risking her life by keeping more that one secret. Fragile, delicate, vulnerable, she had an indomitable faith that made her fiery surrender to Dayan all the more powerful. This was the one woman whose loss would destroy him, even as her love promised to heal his soul. RR@H's Novel Thoughts
DARK PRINCE 8/1999 ISBN: 0505523728 He comes to her in the night, a predator-strength and power chisel his features. The seduction is deep and elemental; he affects her soul. Her senses aroused, she craves the dangerous force of his body. And he has only touched her with his mind. She comes to him at dawn, his bleakest hour. As the beast rages inside him, threatening to consume him, he vents his centuries-old despair in an anguished cry that fills the waning night. And she answers, her compassion, courage, and innocence awakens in him an exquisite longing and tenderness. Apart, they are desolate, bereft. Intertwined physically and spiritually, they can heal one another and experience an eternity of nights filled with love.
DARK SYMPHONY 3/2003 ISBN: 0515135216 He was Carpathian, a species as old as time. He could shift shape and soar high, run with the wolves, yet without light to his darkness, he could so easily give in to the whispers of temptation, the call of power and turn wholly evil--to become the undead, as many of his kind had chosen to do. He traveled the world, hunting the vampire, seeking to maintain a balance of life in a world of bleak loneliness. And then he heard the music... Blinded and scarred in a terrible accident, Antonietta Scarletti made music that thrilled the world with its beauty and passion. Descended from a long line of psychics, Antonietta has learned to rely on her other senses to "see" the world around her, but nothing could have prepared her for Byron. He came to her, drawn by her music, and became her secret obsession. Others fear him, sensing that he is dangerous -- a predator-- but for Antonietta, he is her ultimate fantasy, her dream lover. He woos her with kisses full of erotic allure, whispering that she is his light, his salvation. Byron has waited an eternity for her, and he will let nothing stand between him and the woman born to be his lifemate...
DEADLY GAME 3/2007 ISBN: 0515142611 It begins as a mission to protect a politician from an assassination
threat. But the operation takes an unexpected turn when Marl, a
mysteriously beautiful GhostWalker, is taken hostage. At the same time,
Ken Norton, expert assassin and himself a GhostWalker warrior, is on a
mission of his own—one that reaches into Marl's past. No stranger to the ways of violent warfare, Marl must join forces with Ken and trust his every move—each one more intimate than the last. RR@H's Novel Thoughts
SAFE HARBOR 6/2007 ISBN: 0515143189 One of seven daughters in a line of extraordinary women, Hannah
Drake has been the elusive object of affection for Jonas Harrington for
as long at the young man can remember. If only the stunning super-model
was driven by a passion other than her career. But Jonas isn’t the only one with desires for Hannah. From the shadows has emerged a vengeful figure who stalks the beauty with one terrifying purpose: to strip her of all she is and destroy her. Only one man was destined as her protection. Now, out of a storm of danger, Jonas must guide the woman he loves from a sinister darkness that threatens not only Hannah, but the entire Drake family. RR@H's Novel Thoughts
SHADOW GAME 9/2003 ISBN: 0515135968 The classified experiment is the brainchild of renowned scientist Peter Whitney and his brilliant daughter, Lily. Created to enhance the psychic abilities of an elite squadron, it can transform their natural mental powers into a unique military weapon. But something goes wrong. In the isolated underground labs, the men have been dying-victims of bizarre accidents. Captain Ryland Miller knows he is next. When Dr. Whitney himself is murdered, Ryland has only one person left to trust: the beautiful Lily. Possessed of an uncanny sixth sense herself, Lily shares Ryland's every new fear, every betrayal, every growing suspicion, and every passionate beat of the heart. Together, they will be drawn deeper into the labyrinth of her father's past
and closer to a secret that someone would kill to keep hidden. RR@H's Novel Thoughts
THE TWILIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS 11/2003 ISBN: 074347628X (Paranormal) They were masters of the darkness, searching through eternity for a mistress of the light. Lead guitarist of the Dark Troubadors, Dayan was renowned for his mesmerizing performances. His melodies stilled crowds, beckoned, seduced, tempted. And always, he called to her. His lover. His lifemate. He called to her to complete him. To give him the emotions that had faded from his existence, leaving him an empty shell of growing darkness. Save me. Come to me. Corrinne Wentworth stood at the vortex of a gathering storm. Pursued by the same fanatics who'd murdered her husband, she was risking her life by keeping more that one secret. Fragile, delicate, vulnerable, she had an indomitable faith that made her fiery surrender to Dayan all the more powerful. This was the one woman whose loss would destroy him, even as her love promised to heal his soul. RR@H's Novel Thoughts