The Destiny of Violet & Luke (Callie & Kayden) by Jessica Sorensen.
Synopsis: Luke Price's life has always been about order, control, and acting tough on the outside. For Luke, meaningless relationships
are a distraction-a way to tune out the twisted memories of his
childhood. He desperately wishes he could forget his past, but it haunts
him no matter what he does.
Violet Hayes has had a rough life.
When she was young, she was left with no family and the memory of her
parents' unsolved murders. She grew up in foster homes, living with
irresponsible parents, drugs, and neglect, and trying to fight the
painful memories of the night her parents were taken from her. But it's
hard to forget when she never got closure-and she can't stop dreaming
about what happened that tragic night. To make it through life, she
keeps her distance from everyone and never allows herself to feel
Then Violet meets Luke. The two clash instantly, yet
they can't seem to stay away from each other. Although they fight it,
they both start to open up and feel things they've never felt before.
They discover just how similar they are. But they also discover
something else: The past always catches up with you . . .
Before Jamaica Lane (Dublin Street #3) by Samantha Young
Synopsis: Despite her outgoing demeanor, Olivia is painfully insecure around the opposite sex—usually, she can’t get up the nerve to approach
guys she’s interested in. But moving to Edinburgh has given her a new
start, and, after she develops a crush on a sexy postgrad, she decides
it’s time to push past her fears and go after what she wants.
Nate Sawyer is a gorgeous player who never commits, but to his close
friends, he’s as loyal as they come. So when Olivia turns to him with
her relationship woes, he offers to instruct her in the art of flirting
and to help her become more sexually confident.
education in seduction soon grows into an intense and hot romance. But
then Nate’s past and commitment issues rear their ugly heads, and Olivia
is left broken-hearted. When Nate realizes he’s made the biggest
mistake of his life, he will have to work harder than he ever has before
to entice his best friend into falling back in love with him—or he may
lose her forever…
Synopsis: Sometimes the wrong choice can be just right . . .
Fun and fearless, Cora Lewis knows how to keep her tattooed "bad boy"
friends at the Marked in line. But beneath all that flash and sass is a
broken heart. Cora won't let herself get burned again. She's waiting to
fall in love with the perfect man—a baggage-free, drama-free guy ready
for commitment. Then she meets Rome Archer.
Rome Archer is as
far from perfect as a man can be. He's stubborn, rigid, and bossy. And
he's returned from his final tour of duty more than a little broken.
Rome's used to filling many roles: big brother, doting son,
supersoldier—but none of those fit anymore. Now he's just a man trying
to figure out what to do with the rest of his life while keeping the
dark demons of war and loss at bay. He would have been glad to suffer
through it alone, until Cora comes sweeping into his life and becomes a
blinding flash of color in a sea of gray.Perfect may not be in the
cards, but perfectly imperfect could just last forever . .
Synopsis: Aleena Moore is content with her life. She has
goals and dreams and an easy smile. She also has a secret she holds
locked inside. Jared Holt
believes he doesn’t deserve to love or be loved. He destroys everything
he touches. Haunted by the mistake that shattered his life, he’s fled
from the memory of that pain.
Jared doesn’t know why he’s
compelled to return, but finds himself drawn back to the place where it
all began. The exact place where it ended. When he runs into his
childhood best friend, Aleena’s older brother Christopher, he agrees to
share Christopher and Aleena’s apartment while he looks for a place of
Aleena is no longer the little girl Jared remembers
from his past and evokes feelings in him he never wanted to feel again.
Terrified of destroying her, he fights to keep her away. But her touch
is something he can’t resist—the touch that sealed his fate.
Their pasts are intertwined and their futures uncertain. The only truths they know are the secrets they whisper in the night.