Bound by the Mafia’s code of honour, loyalty and silence, Maria Lombardo has always dreamed of another life. But when her father dies, she must take over from him as head of the Lombardo clan, the most powerful member of the Sicilian Mafia, La Cosa Nostra.
On the other side of Palermo, the Amato family’s growing lust for power presents a dangerous problem. Maria is forced to take action that goes against every fibre of her being, or she will lose the respect of her clan. Falling for Simone complicates an already complex situation. As the two women’s attraction for each other deepens, secrets are revealed that threaten their future together.
Will Maria choose loyalty to the Cosa Nostra or will she risk it all for love?
Best-selling lesbian romance author Emma Nichols weaves a breath-taking story of love, loyalty and honour that will keep you on the edge of your seat from start to finish.
Nina discovers her girlfriend in a passionate embrace with a cliche jockey guy at the final hours of their high school days. She is shattered, and she ends it and enlists in the Marines.
Eleven Years Later, she is struggling to build up her clients in her Bodyguard and Private Detective services. Nina is approached by her ex’s mother, who is now running for a high political office. Her ex, Kara, is in danger. Nina must put aside her turbulent history to safeguard a frightened young woman.
The stakes soon rise, and even with all of Nina’s considerable connections locally in the DC area, she might not be able to protect herself, much less Kara.
Will the two former flames explode on each other or will their passion reignite? Will Kara ever find forgiveness in Nina’s heart? Who is trying to steal Kara off the streets and why? These and so many more questions are raised in this action-packed mystery!