Celia Jade has been in love with writing and reading ever since she can remember. Soon after acquiring a degree in English, she moved to Europe where she taught English in private schools. A couple of proofreading jobs followed and somewhere along the way, she decided to pursue writing professionally. She broke into the e-book market with her first romance in 2006.
She currently lives in her hometown, Montreal. Celia also works at a healthcare centre. She devotes time to her family and her friends and enjoys tranquil moments in the garden as well as spontaneous adventures.
Crime reporter Tess Nielsen stumbles upon a police operation that leads her to witness the arrest of two vampires. When she realizes that The Organization – a secretive law enforcement agency run by dhampirs – is involved, she is even more determined to get an exclusive story. Trouble is this dangerously sexy dhampir agent who’s persuaded her into a date in exchange for an interview.
Milan Markovic likes his affairs hot and brief. The spirited reporter stirs his most primal instincts, so he’s willing to bend the rules and give her information about the case for her story. He certainly doesn’t plan for her to get entangled in another case, and when her life is threatened, he realizes that losing this woman would cost him more than he ever imagined.
Dhampir: a half-human, half-vampire individual.
Originally released under the name Evie Balos. The latest edition has been reworked.
Lana is a gifted healer. Her job is to treat angels who have been hurt by rogue Ahkran. Although awed by the winged race, only one angel unsettles her in ways too deliciously wicked for her own good. Julien. Muscle-ripped and fearsome, the chief enforcer is hardly angelic…could be her undoing if she succumbs to the unexpected interest he’s taken in her. Called to treat his injury one night, Lana is determined to control her desire for him, do her job and leave. His proposition, however, stops her in her tracks.
Julien normally doesn’t bed humans, yet the lovely healer tempts him beyond control. Surely, three nights with her in his bed are enough to quench his desire…
Publisher’s note: This title was previously published under the pen name Evie Balos. The story has since been re-edited and extended.
When the Greek demigod flashed his law enforcement badge and accused her of carrying STX, Vicky almost laughed. In reality, she all but swooned as she took in his powerful build and azure eyes. He looked a lot like the men in her erotic fantasies, but he was no ordinary man. He was a fearsome immortal with a dark sexuality. A dangerous man.
Her few relationships with conservative men hardly translated into the image of a sexual tigress, so why did this demigod invite her to a private villa on Mount Olympus? She was a rational woman, except for this moment, when her reaction to him frightened her in a way that was too tempting to ignore.
Stephanie Dubois has managed to keep her true nature a secret. Her innocent involvement in a bounty hunt mission brings a vampire crimes agent to her door. The last thing she needs is someone poking around in her business. Soon, she realizes that being charged with obstructing justice is the least of her worries. This rugged vampire seems determined to reveal the secret that could tear her family apart.
Dex Mason is relieved to have finally found Stephanie Dubois. She is the only person who might be able to save his brother’s life. Yet she vehemently denies her genetic makeup and the rare gene she carries. This is an unexpected obstacle. He has no choice but to use the only leverage he has.
Cheryl Parker has come to accept her reserved nature. Her tight ponytail and glasses are not eye candy for the average man, but that’s fine by her. Therefore, she’s taken aback when Matthew Cooper, a hunk of a man, shamelessly propositions her for a no-strings, intimate relationship. What in the world does he see in her?—and more to the point—what can she possibly offer him when he can practically have any beautiful, experienced woman? But she’s tempted beyond reason, and without much thought, she’
Macy Piers is in debt again. Getting a second job isn’t going to cut it this time. Determined to pay off her credit card bills in one shot, she heads over to Velvet Nights, a nightclub that caters to Tieg clientele and holds date auctions. She signs herself up for auction, hoping that the cut she’d receive from the final bid would be enough to eliminate her debt. Being someone’s escort for a week would hurt her pride, but it would also serve as a lesson. While being prepped for the auction by the club’s owner, a big, rugged man walks into the room and the whole world stops. His hard-edged looks and the dark intensity of his eyes trap her while making her pulse race. Is he one of the bidders? Unsettled by her intense reaction to this stranger, Macy is relieved when she’s taken to the auction lounge, yet he’s already made an imprint in her mind.
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When Ella Fairburn goes sleepwalking she gets in a bit of trouble with her sexy new neighbor.
WARNING: this book contains a m/m/f ménage scene with law enforcement hunks.
Evie’s sex drive has been suffering and any bedroom romps leave her with a scary feeling of emptiness. Even a threesome on Halloween doesn’t work. She’s on the verge of seeing a therapist while her friend Brook entertains cop fantasies she’d rather not hear about. With two cops for brothers, Evie’s familiar with the harsh reality of the profession and has no intention of getting involved with one.
Walking mindlessly in Manhattan gets her mugged, but a stranger becomes her hero when he recovers her bag. She’s instantly drawn to his good looks and offers to treat him to coffee. With attraction sizzling between them, Jedd Madden is full of surprises, including the title Lieutenant attached to his name. When he asks her out on a proper date, she panics and blurts out her sex problem. Instead of running the other way, he is determined to treat her with his own brand of therapy.
Lovely Alina finds the rugged sea captain arrogant and unyielding and despises him. He seems to dislike her too, so why are his hands…and sexy mouth suddenly all over her? To her dismay, Alina enjoys the stolen kisses too much and is determined to protect her virtue and find a way to escape. Spain, 1655. Captain Ramon’s desire for revenge forces his enemy’s daughter, Alina into his home. Their lives become as tumultuous as the sea on a stormy night and their unexpected desire for each other is just as precarious.
Ellen Sanders is comfortable with brief affairs that won't cause her pain. She'd love to have a passionate fling with Max, a gorgeous Drakhom, but when he tells her he's "looking for a permanent mate," he turns her world upside down.
Ellen Sanders adores Drakhom men, and their wild, wicked passion. When she's introduced to Drakhom Max Jensen, the attraction between them is like nothing she'd ever experienced. She eagerly takes on the task of decorating his new condo, hoping to have a hot fling with him. But he ruins it all by telling her he's looking for a wife, and she's vowed to never get married again. When he offers a relationship on her terms, she is more than tempted to accept, but could she walk away before getting too attached? The latter guaranteed heartache no matter what. Then again, not to experience passion with him would likely be just as painful.
Photographer Carlie Bowers will be staying on Zakynthos this summer to photograph luxury villas owned by her friend’s in-laws. She could definitely use a vacation too, but she doesn’t like the idea of being chaperoned around the island by Alex Marinos. She’d already met the handsome bachelor, and they’d parted on a sour note, thanks to his forward manner. Any woman would be drawn to his dark Greek looks and blatant virility, but she had no interest in becoming one of his mistresses. She was ready to find the right man and settle down, so Alex had better keep his hands to himself!
Alex Marinos is content with his carefree, bachelor lifestyle and ignores his family’s insistence that he settle down with a wife. When he has to play host to his sister-in-law’s best friend, he’s forced to be the perfect gentleman—and keep his hands off her. Something that goes against his nature where beautiful women are concerned.
Taking a summer job as a personal assistant on a beautiful, private island in the Aegean seems like a good choice for Brenna Linwood. The generous salary is a bonus and it will help her finance her brother’s education. She is taken aback by her strong attraction to her gorgeous new boss, Markos Christakis, and struggles to keep things professional. However, when she enters an agreement to be his make-believe girlfriend, she’s caught in a rather unorthodox situation.
Markos Christakis has no intention of marrying, so when his parents’ attempts to find him a bride turn serious, he’s got to find a way out. It doesn’t take him long to come up with a plan in the form of his lovely new assistant, Brenna. She would be the perfect deterrent if she portrays the loving girlfriend. To make sure she accepts the deal, he makes an offer she can’t refuse. What’s more, he’ll definitely enjoy the pleasure of her company. When he starts falling for her, however, he’s entangled in his own deception.
As far as Bianca Conti was concerned, she’d lost a significant design project for her company because of Devon Slane. Specifically, because of an unfortunate incident prior to their meeting that wasn’t even her fault. Bianca would like nothing more than to bring that arrogant man down a few notches and extract revenge.
Devon wanted spirited Bianca so much he declined her company’s bid, leaving her open to pursuit…to bend her to his will and teach her some of his Drakhom skills in bed.
The challenge begins and they push each other to the limits.
Drakhom were the offspring of humans and vampires. Typically beautiful and dark, they were known to possess strong sexual appetites, without the need for blood. Nonetheless, accounts of unusual sexual encounters with the species made Kate Randall wary of them. She had no desire to experience intimate activity that involved dangerously sharp teeth.
Kate is instantly attracted to her new client, Tanton Manning. No surprise there—he’s strikingly handsome and successful. But she suspects that he’s a Drakhom, which would be a good reason to stay away from him once her project is complete. Tanton, however, is determined to have this beautiful woman and wastes no time getting his message across. She plans to ignore his romantic attempts to lure her, but agrees to dinner, assuming it would be easy to tell him she didn’t mix business with pleasure.
No job. No boyfriend and no place to live, Madie Lanham jumps at an offer to serve as a live-in housekeeper for a successful lawyer. It should have been simple and easy. However, lust at first sight catches her off guard. In the midst of a big case, Adam Gerste finds his gorgeous employee way too distracting. Right under his roof, mutual desire runs hot and has them in a grip too strong to ignore. Professional etiquette demands proper conduct but they’re in danger of breaking every rule.
Kyla Ayslin was confident she would win this year’s sword fighting competition at the annual games. Unfortunately, her rival resorts to cruel trickery and has her disqualified and banned from the kingdom for three months. Devastated and frightened, Kyla ends up in the mystical forest of Valhall where she is rescued by a young man, warrior friend to Lord Egan who rules this strange land. Not quite trusting of his new visitor, yet intrigued by her fiery beauty, Egan decides to keep a close watch on her. Complying with Egan’s ways does not sit well with Kyla and creates apparent friction between herself and the handsome Lord. A clash of minds, swords and spirits follow as they continuously challenge each other. Will Kyla avenge her rival and restore her good name or stay and succumb to the unmistakable desire Lord Egan has ignited in her?