Commanding Sia

Separated by loss. . .reunited by duty…

When Lieutenant Ambrosia “Sia” Soto returns from an investigation into a “pilot error” case aboard the aircraft carrier U.S.S. James McCloud, she comes face to face with NCIS Special Agent and former lover, Christophe Vargas, the man who was involved in an F-18 Fighter Jet accident that took her brother’s life six years ago. But when another incident aboard the carrier involves the death of a senator’s son whose plane crashed into the deck on a routine training mission, she’s now required to return to the carrier with Chris in tow to face a cunning and dangerous foe. Bombarded both personally and professionally, Sia must trust her instincts and suppress the feelings that surface for her enigmatic and sexy partner.

Meet Zoe Dawson

Zoe Dawson lives in North Carolina. She discovered romance in her teens and has been spinning stories in her head ever since. Her heroes are sexy males with a disregard for danger and whether reluctant, gung-ho, or caught up in the action, show their hearts of gold.

Her imagination runs wild with romances from sensual to scorching including romantic comedy, new adult, romantic suspense, small town and urban fantasy. Look below to explore the many avenues to her writing. She believes that it’s all about the happily ever afters and always will be.

Dangerous Curves Ahead: A Curvy Woman Romance (Blue Collar Boys Book 1)

She’s a free-spirited college student. He’s a trucker who loves those curvy backroads. He can give her a ride home, but can he also give her a happily ever after? Jenna After my Spring Break plans fall through, I decide to go home to visit for a couple of weeks. That means finding my way across the country with no car and no money. Fortunately, my brother’s best friend is a truck driver who’s in town for a job. When he offers me a ride, I can’t say no. Not that I would want to. Thorne Donnelly is sexy, serious, and makes my heart race. But will our new love hit a dead end when we get off the road and back to real life? Thorne I enjoy life on the road and never thought I would want to settle down. But lately, it feels like something—or someone—is missing. And that someone seems like it could be Jenna Daniels. Once an awkward, giggly teenager, now my best friend’s little sister is all grown up. Jenna is confident, curvy, and knows how to shift my gears. By the time we reach our destination, I don’t want to let her go. Will I be able to convince her (and her brother) that I’m in it for the long haul? Dangerous Curves Ahead is a short, sweet, steamy story featuring a strong, independent, curvy heroine and the blue-collar man who wins her heart. It is the first in the Blue Collar Boys series but can be read as a standalone with no cliffhangers and a HEA! Don’t miss the rest of the series: Dangerous Curves Ahead Big Girls Do It Better Thick Thighs Save Lives On the Plus Side ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~* “I love love love a BBW story! When the sweet curvy girl gets the strong alpha guy? It’s enough to make a girl cry.” 5-Star Review ★★★★★ “Everything you need to keep you turning pages—hot, sexy men; steamy scenes; and some conflict thrown in. I cannot wait for what this author writes next.” 5-Star Review ★★★★★ “Just when you think C.L. Cruz has given you the best she could…she blows our minds out of the park with a new book.” 5-Star Review ★★★★★

Meet C.L. Cruz

Crafting tales that aren’t just sweet, but irresistibly steamy, C.L. Cruz is the voice behind romances that celebrate strong, spirited curvy women and the heart-throbbing men who adore them. When the pen is down, you can find her sipping a Diet Coke on the sidelines of her kid’s soccer game, dominating in Fortnite, or savoring the beach vibes of her east coast home. C.L. Cruz is here to remind you that every curve in life’s journey can lead to a delightful love story. Dive in, and let her sweep you off your feet! 😉 Join her newsletter at CLCRUZ.COM.

Booked In Caloosa Springs: Caloosa Springs Book One

Oliver is down on his luck when he receives a letter from an attorney in Denver, Colorado. His estranged aunt has passed, leaving him a house and a bookstore in the tiny town of Caloosa Springs, Colorado. As he begins to sort through his aunt’s affairs, he quickly realizes things are not as they seem. Tyler takes pleasure in the simple life Caloosa Springs offers. He enjoys horseback riding and helping his parents on their small family farm. But after his mother plays matchmaker with Elizabeth’s nephew, Tyler is thrown into the deep end. He can’t ignore his growing attraction, even if it means getting his hands dirty helping Oliver navigate his aunt’s secrets. Booked in Caloosa Springs is a heartwarming slow-burn romantic comedy with hilarious characters, steamy/kinky romance, and a guaranteed HEA.

Meet Chance Christopher Bella Liddell

Chance Christopher is a writer who specializes in bringing fantasy to life. He grew up in Sin City and still currently lives there. He married the man of his dreams and settled down, but his imagination never quit. Visit his Facebook page to learn more about him and get exclusive details about his upcoming work.

Gambit for a Damsel’s Heart

In the scandalous world of Regency England, where reputations are made and broken over the turn of a card, the Duke of Waverlyton reigns supreme. He is a notorious rake with a devilish charm and is accustomed to winning whatever he desires. But when an unusual prize falls into his possession during a high-stakes game of cards, even the Duke is taken aback. A woman as prickly and thorny as the lilies that surround her secluded estate – the unconventional and fiercely independent Rosalind Fairbanks. She has little patience for the frivolities of the ton and even less for the advances of a libertine like the Duke. But fate has a curious way of intertwining their lives, forcing them into a reluctant alliance. Fans of historical romance will delight in this captivating tale of love and scandal. If you enjoyed “Pride and Prejudice” by Jane Austen, you’ll love this book.

Meet Emily Higgs

Emily Higgs is a vibrant voice in the realm of fiction, weaving intricate tales that transport readers to captivating worlds. With a pen dipped in imagination and a mind brimming with creativity, she effortlessly spins narratives that enthrall and enchant.


Alice has a fantasy. It starts with being rescued by a hunky fireman, involves the kiss of life and ends in him not needing his uniform. At the New Forest Show, Alice is offered an innocent version of her dream. Reluctantly she turns down fireman Hamish’s invitation. Despite Alice’s blameless behaviour, boyfriend Tony’s obsessive jealousy kicks in. Hamish wants to take Tony’s place, but a hoaxer ensures she already sees far too much of Hampshire Fire Service. The threat of an explosive sprout surprise, her mum’s baking, sister Kate’s mind boggling pep talks and the peculiar behaviour of Alice’s boss provide distractions. Is Alice really in danger? What is Kate up to? Can Hamish possibly be as perfect as he seems? It takes masses of wonderful food, disgusting wine, smelly mud, red footed crows and steamy Welsh passion, but she finds the answers. And rethinks her fantasy.

Meet Patsy Collins

Patsy Collins spends her time making things up and writing them down from her home in Lee-on-the-Solent, England, or whilst traveling in a campervan. When away she enjoys writing, scrambling round ruined castles, visiting friends and eating cake. At home she writes, gardens, bakes (and then eats) cakes. She is the author of eight novels, and 29 themed collections of short stories. Hundreds of her short stories have been published in women’s magazines, such as My Weekly, The People’s Friend and Fiction Feast. For more information about Patsy, sign up to her newsletter or visit

Tainted Temptation (Nanny For The Billionaire Duet)

***Tainted Temptations is book one of The Nanny for the Billionaire Duet. It is an age gap, forced proximity, steamy contemporary romance, and ends on a cliffhanger.*** My body craves him. My mind resists him. My heart fears him. Noah Hayes is a sinful temptation with a sex appeal, unlike any man I’ve ever met. He’s also twice my age…and my new boss. After years of working a job I despised, for the sake of a family I was forced to support, I had enough. Finding a new job should have been simple, but working as a nanny for billionaire Noah Hayes is anything but. He may be arrogant and self-involved, but I can’t stop myself from wanting him. When I find myself in his arms and in his bed, I allow myself a moment to hope. But how could I have known what was coming for us…and how it would break us?

Meet Zenna Rose

Zenna Rose, a romance author, hails from the lively Chesapeake, VA. When she isn’t writing, she’s a baking enthusiast and a gardening guru. Laughter till tears? That’s totally her style. She’s on a mission to spread joy and light up everyone’s day. Zenna’s all about embracing the unexpected and drawing inspiration from the amazing people around her. And when it’s time to relax, she’s snuggling up on the couch with her two cats and her ever-energetic dog. They’re her ultimate chill crew!

Enchanted by the Cursed

In the echoes of eternity, I was a specter, haunting the fringes of time, cursed to witness the ages alone. Then she appeared—Evelyn, a woman out of time, with a spirit as radiant as the pendant around her neck. The streets of medieval Paris were no place for her modern soul, yet she walked them as though she was born to change destiny. And change mine she did. The pendant she wore was my damnation and my only hope—her touch, my salvation and my ruin. Her fight to return to the future collides with my battle to escape the past. But as our nights burn with shared heat, I’m torn. Do I long for freedom from my endless prison, or for the endless nights with her? As the secrets of my curse unravel before her wide, fearless eyes, I’m faced with the ultimate torment. Losing her to her time, or binding her to mine. In this dance of time and passion, will love be the key to breaking the chains, or will it bind us together, cursed… forever?

Meet Eliane Kensington

Eliane Kensington is a time travel romance author. Blending historical accuracy with passionate love stories, her books feature protagonists journeying into the past, where romance and adventure intertwine. With a background in history, Eliane’s work is praised for its realism and emotional depth, captivating a dedicated fan base.

Anything for Love: Mumbai

Anything for Love: Mumbai

Mumbai’s vibrant chaos throws Leo, an American newcomer, straight into the path of Priya, a captivating local woman. Their instant connection sparks a passionate romance, but cultural divides and disapproving parents threaten to tear them apart.

Desperate to win Priya’s family’s approval, Leo devises a reckless plan – a staged robbery where he can play the hero. His gamble seemingly works, but the burden of his lie weighs heavily. As love deepens, so does Leo’s internal struggle. Can he confess the truth before Priya discovers his deceit and shatters their fragile love?

Will their love story survive the cultural clash and the scars of his deception? Dive into Anything for Love: Mumbai, a tale of forbidden passion, daring choices, and the ultimate test of trust and forgiveness.

Meet CJ Fette

CJ Fette is a versatile wordsmith hailing from the windy city of Chicago, Illinois. With a penchant for the eerie and the mysterious, Fette specializes in the realms of horror, crafting tales that send shivers down spines and leave readers sleepless in the dark. But don’t be fooled by the shadows he conjures; Fette’s pen is equally adept at weaving tales of romance that warm the heart and children’s stories that ignite the imagination.

What sets Fette apart is his fearless exploration of genre boundaries, effortlessly blending elements of horror with the tender embrace of romance or the whimsy of children’s fiction. His narratives are a labyrinth of surprises, where the unexpected lurks around every corner.

When he’s not delving into the depths of storytelling, Fette finds solace in the great outdoors, whether it’s scaling mountain trails or navigating the open waters under billowing sails. For him, writing is not just a craft but a journey of discovery, where every twist and turn leads to new horizons.

With each tale he pens, CJ Fette invites readers to embark on a thrilling odyssey where fear and fascination collide, leaving an indelible mark on the soul long after the final page is turned.

The Blighter and the Bluestocking

Not even a bluestocking on the verge of scandal could invent a love like this. When Lady Bridget is riding her newest invention through Hyde Park, the last thing on her mind is love. She has dedicated her life to science and improving the world around her. And she will settle for nothing less than complete freedom to do so, even if she remains unwed. Arthur, the Duke of Whitewood, can’t help but notice the strange woman on the weird contraption gliding through the park. How improper! How scandalous! How utterly, annoyingly…intriguing. He has to warn her of the danger she’s putting herself into. Little does he know the danger she’s about to put his heart in. Will Arthur’s arrogance trap him in convention? Or can Bridget break through his rigid beliefs about how to love a lady? This is the first book in the steamy new regency series, The Ashbourne Legacy, that follows the seven brothers of Snow White. Read this novelette if you like sweet and spicy easy reads with witty banter and lovable characters. The Ashbourne Legacy: The Blighter and the Bluestocking The Scoundrel and the Scientist The Virgin and the Vixen The Rogue and the Rose The Rake and the Writer The Wastrel and the Wallflower The Spy and the Spinster

Meet Eliana Piers

Eliana Piers, award-winning and international best-selling author, has been writing and singing stories since she was five years old. After feeling inspired by authors like Julia Quinn, Tessa Dare, and Minerva Spencer, Eliana decided to test her quill on the page. Writing about love and how two people come to connect and share parts of their souls with each other is now an obsession. It’s not worth it if you don’t laugh, learn, or love while you’re in it. Eliana lives in Canada where she drinks an iced cap every day.