A New Year’s Eve Anthology
Three friends are ready to ring in the New Year right. Only it may lead to consequences they don’t quite expect.
Jerica Young never expects to run into Oliver Heaton after he just disappears, leaving her high and dry during a very intimate encounter. It has taken her months to get over the frustration he left her feeling, but the anger is still there. So when she sees him standing across the room, occupying the same exact spot that he had the year before, all of her emotions rush to the surface. The man is too gorgeous for his own good and damn her libido but she wants him. Yet, he isn’t going to get away with leaving her dissatisfied like he did last year. No, this time she will make him beg and then she’ll leave him…
Change of Heart
Priya Banks is excited about going to this year’s New Year’s Eve party because she knows there will be an unlimited supply of drinks and catered gourmet food. No, she doesn’t have anyone to kiss at the stroke of midnight and she’s willing to admit that it’s due to her own stubbornness. Over the past seven months she’s been exchanging emails with a wounded soldier via a military pen pal program. Her communication with Armando Montalvo has led to a great friendship. However, she insists on keeping things between them strictly platonic. All of her past relationships have crashed and burned, so she’d rather play it safe. Too bad Armando has other plans.
Venus Whittaker agrees to go the New Year’s Eve party with her friends again because she wants to celebrate the one year anniversary of their friendship. She plans to kick back and have a good time ringing in the New Year. Perhaps she’ll get lucky and find someone to bring it in with, but she won’t hold her breath. She’s surprised when her former client Finley Kavanagh walks up to her and asks her to dance. But she doesn’t get her hopes up. She knows for a fact that he’s a heartbreaker. Yet the moment he pulls her into his embrace she struggles to remember why she shouldn’t get involved with him. Perhaps she can throw all caution aside for one night…