When you think sexy romance novels what comes to mind? Steamy book covers featuring heaving men with deep v-neck shirts and flowy, Fabio-esque hair or Christian Grey kink like Fifty Shades of Grey? Maybe a time-traveling, sex-filled epics? Tragic love stories in which at least one of the leads is almost definitely going to die in a deeply heartbreaking way in the final chapters? All of the above? Well, grab your cozy blanket, a Pumpkin Spice Latte, and one of these sexy romances that are too hot to handle!
Their Outlaw Bride (Bridgewater Brides #3) by Delta James
Elizabeth Morgan is a rustler and an outlaw through and through. She’s been captured and awaits a noose about her neck. One look at Lizzie and Gavan MacLean knows he’s found the woman who will be his. His and Caelan MacAllister’s. The brave and fiery woman will be their Bridgewater Bride, if they can keep her from being hanged. To the two rugged cowboys, saving Lizzie's life is the easy part, for now they will have to tame their outlaw bride.
Defying Our Forever (The Baker’s Creek Billionaire Brothers #3) by Claudia Y. Burgoa
Fresh out of Vet school, I married Pierce Aldridge. Gorgeous, sexy, and smart. He’s a philanthropist with a heart of gold, or so I thought. After a while he became distant, self-centered, and callous. The man I married disappeared before my eyes. I should leave him, but I can’t do it just yet.There’s one thing I need but I can’t have it if I divorce him. Just a few more months... But my plans fall through when his father dies. The man was just as ruthless as his son.
The Anti-Boyfriend by Penelope Ward
I’d gone and fallen for a guy who’d sworn off commitment and kids. I knew Deacon was starting to care for me too, even though Sunny and I didn’t fit into any plan he’d ever imagined for himself. He was wrong for me—so wrong that I’d dubbed him the “anti-boyfriend.” Then why did I wish more than anything that I could be the one woman to change him?
The Bribe (Calamity Montana #1) by Willa Nash
Duke Evans didn’t expect to interrupt a beautiful woman in a staring contest with a bison on his favorite hiking trail. He also didn’t expect to see her again after rescuing her from the surly beast. As the sheriff in Calamity, Montana, he’s had his fair share of surprises but none as pleasant as pulling over a shiny black car and finding his mysterious hiking companion behind the wheel. Only, she lied to Duke. She gave him a name as fake as her hair color. According to her driver’s license, her real name is Lucy Ross, the famous country music singer whose sudden disappearance has been a hot topic in the media over the past two weeks.
Didn't Expect You (Against All Odds #2) by Claudia Y. Burgoa
The right life is the one you never see coming. I had it all. The luxury apartment, hot dates, and the big office to go with long nights at work. Life was perfect. But after a one-night stand, two little lines on a pregnancy test, and three lost legal cases later… Well, overnight I went from career lawyer to single mom. It’s okay, I can do it. I’m ready to face this alone until… Along comes Nathaniel Chadwick. Billionaire adrenaline junky. Everyone’s favorite playboy… and my sister’s brother-in-law.
He’s as hot as he is jaded. When it comes to relationships and family, he’d rather jump off a cliff. I wrote him off long ago, except since he learned about the baby he’s been by my side.
Unexpected Surprises: A Contemporary Romance Collection by Mia Faye
"Unexpected Surprises" is a collection of 3 steamy romance novels. Each book can be read as a stand-alone, but all three books feature Marjorie, Stephanie and Terri - three best friends who are searching for the love of their life! No cliffhanger, no cheating, plenty of steam and guaranteed HEAs included! Contains a preview of "In his Office"
Sheriff Dragon's Secret Baby (Irish Dragon Shifter Brothers #4) by Brittany White
For a bachelor dragon shifter, one night of passion led to a secret baby whose identity has now been revealed. Can an Irish dragon shifter forgive the mother of his child for concealing the truth about her identity and their son’s existence?
Her Alien Prince (Voxeran Fated Mates #1) by Presley Hall
I was sent to make contact with aliens… I never expected one to claim me as his mate. The only problem is, the more time I spend with him, the less certain I am that I want to leave.
Rogue (Alien Warrior Academy #1) by Tana Stone
What happens when the one guy you can’t fall for is the only one you can’t resist? Rogue is a full-length enemies-to-lovers, forbidden love romance with a guaranteed HEA and no cheating. This is the first book in the Alien Warrior Academy series.
Elegant Sins by Stasia Black and Alta Hensley
There is nothing more dangerous than a secret… It is how the powerful survive. They spin their influence in the shadows as their sins corrupt the innocent. And I, Montgomery Kingston, am one of them. The elite. The chosen. It is my inherited fate to claim a place among one of the most secret societies of them all… The Order of the Silver Ghost. It is her fate to be my sacrifice on the altar of wealth and seduction of riches. Tonight, my belle of the ball will dance with the devil and by morning, I will have broken her. For my initiation is a ritual steeped in a dark and twisted tradition of elegant sins. As I said, secrets are dangerous… But then again, so is love.
The Best Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte
Makes 2 Drinks
PREP 5 mins COOK 5 mins TOTAL 10 mins
Make the popular coffee house pumpkin spice latte at home. Canned or homemade pumpkin puree both work well in this recipe. Here’s our recipe for making pumpkin puree from scratch.
YOU WILL NEED
2 cups milk (dairy or non-dairy)
2 tablespoons pumpkin puree, or more to taste, see our homemade pumpkin puree recipe
1 to 3 tablespoons sugar, depending on how sweet you like it
1 tablespoon vanilla extract
1/2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice, plus more for serving
1/2 cup strong hot coffee
Whipped cream, for serving
Add milk, pumpkin puree, and sugar to a saucepan over medium heat. Heat until hot, but do not boil. Remove the saucepan from the heat and whisk in the vanilla, pumpkin pie spice, and the coffee.
Divide the mixture between two mugs. Top with whipped cream and a sprinkle of pumpkin pie spice.