Raquel Hughes, an acclaimed fashion designer had the world at her feet. Unfortunately the same can't be said about her relationship. She never felt satisfied with the cards Love dealt her. What happens when an awkward situation turns into a collision of two hearts never anticipating the feel of love to envelop them? Yes- he was younger than her... and he was her opposite in every sense of the word with his ivory to her melanin. Although they face judgement and ridicule from all angles, the desires pumping through their veins are too strong to wilt away. Thus will they beat the odds? And no longer allow the word to dictate the rhythm at which their hearts should beat when in each other they found the deep beauty of love and ecstasy...
After having a baby, Alyssa's life finally seems to be falling into place - she's living in a new town, has a new job and a new boyfriend. But when her ex shows up in town, she has to face the fact that the past may not quite be behind her just yet.
Faced with an unexplained rift in their marriage, Alyssa decides to leave Neil to spend some time with her sister Anya. However, in trying to unravel her increasingly complicated life, she finds herself spending more time with Neil's best friend Ari... who also happens to be her sister's ex-boyfriend. In this beautiful sequel to Against My Better Judgement, Alyssa finds herself wondering what it really means to promise someone forever.
We all have a choice.
A decision to make that determines which way the clock ticks as time unravels till the very day you take your last breath.
For Tiana, after losing her brother to a racist, hate was too tempting a path to take of the people who in her eyes were responsible for her brother's downfall. Determined to beat a system seemingly designed to discourage people like her she crosses paths with Luis. An unexpected stranger who carries skeletons in his closet that often haunt him and seems set on being apart of Tiana's life for some odd reason....
Tiana was convinced she'd spend the rest of her life harboring hate but in a strange twist of events, Eros comes barging into the tower of solitude she had built and leaves her with a choice. A choice in whether or not to allow herself to fall for this stranger or allow her pain and fear to keep her from falling into his arms.
During a hot, dry Malawian summer, plus-sized Grace meets her new neighbour, Aiden. He’s what she calls a “Sven-looking” teacher at her old high school. Trying to escape her many anxieties, and the banality of life, Grace allows herself one little distraction - a kiss, with this perfect stranger. What she doesn’t know is, Aidan is hiding a secret stranger than fiction, and may know a little more about her than he’s letting on…
Sure to make you laugh, if you like romantic comedies with just a dash of sci-fi, then this is definitely for you.
After the death of her aunt Violet, Ailsa begins to dream about a mysterious woman. Her quest to find out who she is may be the key to unlocking shocking details about aunt Violet's past. And yet, she can’t help feeling distracted by a familiar face from her own past; a face it seems, she can’t stop running into…
A slow burn romance with a plus-sized heroine that’ll get you feeling nostalgic, this well-written book will draw you in with warm breezes and magical, African sunsets, and will stay with you long after you've read the last page.
Kaede goes through a life change after a burnout. She finds a new job where her colleague at the same position is none other than her Ex Marco. The one who left her when she hit rock bottom.
To make things worse, one of her Ex’s best friends Dominque is back after a long absence, and he likes to hang out at their workplace, making the woman think he's a jobless bum. Kaede wants him to stop, but it takes her no time to realize that she’s the reason for the man’s visits.
For as long as she can remember, Seraphina Cross has experienced these visions that made her feel like there was more to life. It wasn't until one moment, one accident that her life changed forever.She awakened the next day a new person in more ways than one. With no recollection of past night's events, she's forced to adapt to certain sensations she is experiencing all while trying to piece together what exactly happened to her that fateful night. Her strange, hectic life doesn't seem to make sense until she meets a handsome stranger. Only then does the puzzle finally piece itself together.What she doesn't expect is the new powers she has developed attracting all kinds of unwanted attention. Thrown into a world she never truly believed existed she is forced to come to grips with who she is becoming while staying out of trouble long enough to figure out what needs to be done to fulfill her destiny.
In the vibrant streets of the Philippines, heartbroken Cally seeks solace in Star Cafe, where she encounters Jj, a charismatic flirt entangled in a committed relationship. Their playful banter ignites a hidden connection, challenging loyalty. Trina, Jj's partner, becomes aware of their interactions, leading to a confrontation. However, Trina suffers a life-altering accident, losing her memory, and an unlikely friendship forms between her and Cally.
Cally finds solace in a blossoming romance with Jake, a college professor, while Trina's relationship with Jj crumbles under the weight of past transgressions. Tragedy strikes when Jake loses his life on the way to their wedding, causing Cally to withdraw from the world, shutting out Trina.
Cally escapes to Japan for a fresh start, but she receives a devastating cancer diagnosis. Urgently seeking a life-saving operation in America, she and Trina cross paths in a hospital. Trina's condition worsens, intensifying her feelings for Cally, while Cally is torn between
"Daddy, please let me go."
I'm the girl who wears a smile so no one knows she's broken on the inside.
I'm the girl who is hurting but no one can see my pain behind the smile on my face.
Will anyone ever see that I'm hurt?
This is the story of Zahrah....
Warning: Self Harm, Abuse, Rape and Panic Attacks