Dark Seduction Box Set
January 17, 2019
Available in: e-Book
Vampires, shifters, secret guardians and more will tempt you with these wickedly sexy tales of otherworldly love)
The Dark Seduction Box Set includes:
The Vampire’s Consort
(originally published April 2012 in Harlequin Nocturne Cravings in eBook and Indie published January 2019 in eBook and trade paperback.
When Vampire Adrian runs across enchanting barmaid Eliza he gives her a once in a lifetime choice: die of a fatal illness or become his consort.
Eliza chose a life of servitude to the handsome vampire, but she did not expect that she would come to lust after him. Worse, she never expected to fall in love with him.
Eliza is tired of waiting for Adrian to see her as more than his consort.
She’s even more tired of watching Adrian pleasure his many human companions. Eliza wants nothing more than to love her vampire master, but Adrian thinks she wants her freedom to spend her life with her human lover. But then Adrian surprises all three of them with a sensual evening that changes everything.
(originally published December 2011 in Harlequin Nocturne Cravings in eBook and Indie published January 2019 in eBook and trade paperback)
Rey Peralta is on a mission to convince Paola Lopes to return to her family’s plantation in Brazil and take over responsibility for a very secret legacy.
Rey knows Paola is the only one who can be trusted to take her place as Priestess of the Guardians, the protectors of a special realm hidden in the rainforest, but he never expected how powerfully her beauty and Guardian power will affect him. But will he be able to convince Paola to stay in the Amazon and accept her new role as well as stay by his side?
Paola Lopes isn’t sure what to make of the handsome man who comes to her with a request from a grandmother she’s never met.
She’s also not sure what to make of the instantaneous passion that overwhelms her with his simplest touch. Rey tempts her to join with him physically and spiritually and that desire nearly threatens to consume them when they give in to their passion and make love. But can Paola accept a legacy that forces her to leave all she knows and a man who entices her more than she ever thought possible.
Night of the Cougar
(originally published June 2012 in Harlequin Nocturne Cravings in eBook and Indie published January 2019 in eBook and trade paperback)
When reporter Jamie Morrison snares an interview with bestselling author Galen Hawke, it is the biggest scoop of her life.
But the interview doesn’t end quite like she expected. Their intense attraction leads to a sensuous night together and they promise to do it again, but an accident changes Galen forever and any plans they might have made disappear…
A year later when Jamie’s boss sends her to meet with Galen again Jamie is uncertain of what her reception will be.
But when a snowstorm traps them in Galen’s very private mountain retreat, it is impossible to ignore reawakened desire. The night will bring passion, but will Jamie remain with Galen when she learns what he’s become.
Caridad Piñeiro is a multi-published and award-winning author whose love of the written word developed when her fifth grade teacher assigned a project to write a book that would be placed in a class lending library. She has been hooked on writing ever since.
From the start, Caridad's novels have received acclaim and have helped redefine the landscape of modern romance novels. In 1999, Caridad was published by Kensington as part of Encanto, the first line of bilingual Latino romance novels. In 2000, Caridad was one of the first Latino authors featured at the launch of BookExpo America's Spanish Pavillion. In December 2006, Caridad helped Silhouette launch its successful Nocturne paranormal line with DEATH CALLS, one of the novels in the award-winning THE CALLING Vampire series. In addition, Caridad has appeared at BookExpo America on numerous occasions and has captained both the multicultural and vampire genre panels at the RT BookClub Conventions.
Caridad's CHICAS novels, including her seventeenth release, SOUTH BEACH CHICAS CATCH THEIR MAN from Simon & Schuster's Downtown Press, have garnered praise from both fellow authors and reviewers and are helping to make Latina fiction a vital part of the publishing mainstream.
In recognition of her work, Caridad has received various awards and honors. In 2007, a year marked by the debut of six novels from Harlequin and Pocket Books, Caridad received the Golden Apple Award Author of the Year Award from the New York City Chapter of the Romance Writers of America. Other honors that Caridad has received include the selection of DANGER CALLS and DEATH CALLS as the Top Fantasy Books of 2005 and 2006 by CATALINA magazine, the Cataromance Reviewers Choice Award for Best Nocturne in 2006 and the New Jersey Romance Writers Golden Leaf award in 2001 for Best Short Contemporary. Her other titles have received a number of nominations, such as the Harlequin Readers Choice Awards and RIO Reviewers Choice Awards. Both DANGER CALLS and SEX AND THE SOUTH BEACH CHICAS have been book club selections.
Caridad's eighteenth novel, MOON FEVER, a paranormal anthology with Maggie Shayne, Susan Sizemore and Lori Handeland, debuted in late September 2007 as #32 on the New York Times Extended Bestseller list and #123 on the USA TODAY Bestseller List. HOLIDAY WITH A VAMPIRE, a paranormal anthology with Maureen Child, made the BookScan Top 100 Adult Fiction list.
Caridad has appeared on Romance Novel Television, Fox Television's Good Day New York Early Edition , New Jersey News' Jersey's Talking with Lee Leonard and WGN-TV's Adelante Chicago. Articles featuring Caridad's works have appeared in the New York Daily News, Catalina, RT BookClub, Star Ledger, Home Tribune News, Sun Sentinel, Variety Yahoo! Online News, Latina and the Waterbury Republican-American.
When not writing, Caridad teaches workshops on various topics related to writing and heads a writing group. Caridad is also an attorney, wife and mother.
Also about the Author: Caridad was born in Havana, Cuba, and settled in the New York Metropolitan area. She attended Villanova University on a Presidential Scholarship and graduated magna cum laude. Caridad earned her juris doctor from St. John's University and became the first female partner of Abelman, Frayne & Schwab, an intellectual property firm in midtown Manhattan.