Author: Kara Griffin

Kara Griffin (1966 to present) was born in Philadelphia, PA. She grew up with a vivid imagination and of course became a writer. She went to Frankford High School and then went on to work in the publishing and writing industry. Her books are well-received by readers and she has received the prestigious Recommended Read and has also been nominated for Sci-fi Romance of the year with several of her titles. Her historical romances take place in her favorite location - Scotland and her sci-fi romances in a zany futuristic world. She hopes you get pleasure from reading her stories and enjoy getting to know her characters.

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Conquered Heart - Legend of the King's Guard Book 1

Conquered Heart
  • Number: B01JUXNSKQ
  • Release: 2016-08-05
  • Author: Kara Griffin
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical, * Under 45k Words, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Independently Published
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In protecting the King of Scotland, Graeme Cameron will do whatever it takes to ensure Robert the Bruce’s safety. He and his comrades become the victim of circumstance and are now exiled. As they hide, they realize others are worse off than they and hire themselves out as mercenaries.

Kerrigan Campbell is desperate to find her laird and protector’s son. Then she hears of the legendary king’s guard and seeks them out. She runs across their leader in the midst of a battle, but he’s not what she expects. When she and Graeme find an abandoned bairn, he bids her to help him locate its mother and in return he’ll recapture her laird’s son.

Graeme has many a challenge before him – how to keep he and his friends from being executed for doing their duty, aiding the sweet lass in recovering her charge, finding the bairn’s mother, helping their king defeat England’s army, and gaining a pardon for their involvement in the king’s misdoings. There’s one challenge that thwarts him and that’s Kerrigan. She’s conquered his heart and more …


A Highlander In Peril - Gunn Guardsman, #3

A Highlander In Peril
  • Number: B00M4IL96K
  • Release: 2014-07-24
  • Author: Kara Griffin
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical
  • Publisher: Kara Griffin
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A life forever changed

A heart on the mend

Mysterious events abound

In order to receive his family’s fortune, Sean Gunn must agree to wed the lady thrust upon him by his dying uncle. As a Gunn clan protector and guardsman, he is honor bound to accept his uncle’s legacy and the woman whose voice alone affects more than his heart.

Lady Frances Jordan never thought to feel the stirrings of love since she’d lost her husband, but Sean Gunn’s irresistible manner and handsomeness is just what she needs to move on with her life. He awakens more than desire with his passionate kisses and romantic gestures.

When many a lady goes missing near the border of Scotland and England, Sean is determined to find out who the knave is. Unfortunately Frances becomes the target of the would-be attacker and needs the aid of the Gunn protector. Can Sean keep his lady safe and embroil himself in border politics to ferret out the assailant?

Stands Alone: Yes


Fishing Lures & Love Tackle - Oceanic Gods & Goddess, #1

Fishing Lures & Love Tackle
  • Number: B00I6QQC7K
  • Release: 2014-01-31
  • Author: Kara Griffin
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Kara Griffin
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Keely Crystal, Kuku-lau the Goddess of Deception, has always known who her love will be. Their destiny has been foretold by Mother Earth herself. But when Keely sets out to meet her intended before their destined time, she unintentionally deceives him.

Martin Stokes is tired of dealing with the same type of women, those who take advantage of men. He intends to change the way he deals with deceiving women. But when he meets the enchanting, sexy, woodland goddess, while fishing, he has second thoughts. The connection he feels for Keely uncovers a love deeper than he’s ever experienced.

Is his fate as the goddess’s protector sealed, even though she deceived him? Martin must forgive her before the Goddess of the Earth sends another protector in his place. He just can’t let that happen.


On A Highland Hill - Gunn Guardsman, #2

On A Highland Hill
  • Number: B00GSBJQ46
  • Release: 2013-11-19
  • Author: Kara Griffin
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical
  • Publisher: Kara Griffin
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They were destined to meet, but they never expected to fall in love…

His tormented soul

Kenneth McInnish, guardsman for the powerful Gunn Clan, is not prepared for the tender devotion from the lass his clan steals from the king. Tricked into marrying her, he decides to make the best of it. But it’s her kisses that win him over to the fact that he just might enjoy being wedded. Beneath Kenneth’s wounded heart lies a protector. But Elisa is more than capable of taking care of herself. The only place he’s sure of himself with her is at night when he shares the most passionate experiences of his life.

Her giving nature

Elisa always thought she’d wed the ruthless warrior who abducted her. When she finds out the truth behind her abduction and is mercifully rescued, she is forced to wed for her protection. She chooses the warrior whose soul needs saving the most. Everything she does to aid him goes awry and puts him in a worse position. Faced with the possibility of endangering his clan, she risks her own safety to save him.

Their dangerous encounter

When Kenneth learns of the trickery which caused him to marry her, and forces him to confront his demons, he’s not sure how to handle it or her. She’s everything he never knew he could have. As they aid all those around them, can they save each other and find the love they both need and desire?


One & Only

One & Only
  • Number: B0097SABIW
  • Release: 2013-11-14
  • Author: Kara Griffin
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical
  • Publisher: Kara Griffin
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She was destined to be his

Until the day she disappeared

Saved by the gray-eyed warrior

She is returned to her past

To a life she’d dreamed of …

Grey Gunn gave up hope of ever finding Albrey Mackay. He vowed never to forget the sprightly lass and so he reconciled his life to what all great lairds should – warring and protecting his clan. When he finds out his enemy is betrothed, he vows, a bride for a bride.

Bree doesn’t recollect her young years. All she knows is a betrothal has been arranged to the MacHeth Laird. He’s a brutal man who wants to use her as a pawn to overthrow King Alexander in a feud that began twenty years prior with his father, King William. Her only chance to thwart the marriage is to barter for protection of the Gunn Clan.

As Bree gets to know the hardened chieftain, Grey Gunn, she is astounded by the love of a clan she never knew she had. But is that love enough to let go all the pain and begin living the life she was destined to with her One & Only?


Warrior's Pledge - The Pith Trilogy, #1

Warrior's Pledge
  • Number: B006YDPX36
  • Release: 2013-11-14
  • Author: Kara Griffin
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical
  • Publisher: Kara Griffin
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In a time when a pledge means everything, a Highland warrior seeks justice. But he must put his quest for vengeance aside when a lovely lady asks for his help. Colin MacKinnon promises to protect Julianna and escort her to her friend’s home in Scotland. As her secrets unravel, Colin comes to care for her. There’s only one thing standing in his way—her companion, a man who aspires to be a wizard. Colin must perform a bit of magic of his own or possibly risk losing her.

Julianna Bentley cannot reveal who she really is, lest it cause danger for all. Guarding her secrets and hiding in the Highlands is the only way to assure her safety. When a handsome laird offers his help, she takes him up on his offer. She must choose between them—the honorable laird or the misguided wizard. Julianna doesn’t believe in magic and her choice changes her life’s path forever.


Claimed By A Charmer - The Pith Trilogy, #2

Claimed By A Charmer
  • Number: B007C98PRC
  • Release: 2013-11-14
  • Author: Kara Griffin
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical
  • Publisher: Kara Griffin
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Lady Isabel Calvert hides her true spirit from everyone, especially her best friend's brother, Douglas, whom she secretly admires. Isabel's older brother attempts to do the unthinkable and one night he almost succeeds. After the incident her father's superstition nature induces him to send her to an asylum. She must escape, her only hope—Douglas Kerr. Isabel is no shrinking violet, but she intends to be the timid woman all men want, in hope that Douglas will love her.

Laird Douglas Kerr is forlorn at his mission to find a wife. He was charming, wasn?t he? At least that's what everyone teases him about. Douglas thought he'd found the woman of his dreams, but she turned out to be a harlot. He's asked by his sister to retrieve her friend, Isabel, the fiery, red-haired, cat-eyed, temptress he'd met when he escorted his sister home for their father's burial. When he meets the woman again, he doesn't find the hellion he believes her to be. Nay, she's a sweet, coy woman who intrigues him. As Douglas' life becomes complicated with mysterious happenings, he also find the love he's been missing all his life. Can this dagger wielding woman win the heart of the Charmer?


Lass' Valor - The Pith Trilogy, #3

Lass' Valor
  • Number: B007M0OLGK
  • Release: 2013-11-14
  • Author: Kara Griffin
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical
  • Publisher: Kara Griffin
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Kaitlin Stanhope learns of her father’s death delivered with a strange medallion and a cryptic message. He warns, beware the friend with the black heart. She is wrenched from her beloved home and sent to live with her guardian. A believer in the ancient ways, Kaitlin has a vision of a warrior which brings comfort and many questions. Once at the home of her guardian, all is not what it seems. Escaping his clutches, she embarks on a dangerous mission, one that could mean the death of both her and the child she rescues.

Brendan MacKinnon, protector of his Clan and doting uncle, is devastated when his niece goes missing. His mission is to find her however long it takes. When he comes across Kaitlin, the violet eyed fairy enchants him. The woman risked everything to save his niece’s life, and courageously she stands up to his obstinate nature.

How could the LASS' VALOR not touch his heart?


Cosmic Hearts - Get Cosmic, #1

Cosmic Hearts
  • Number: B0081C8RIQ
  • Release: 2013-11-14
  • Author: Kara Griffin
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Kara Griffin
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Get ready for zany, far-out fun. This story is full of ‘tongue-in-cheek’ humor, action, madcap characters, and sexy encounters. Get Cosmic in the first book in the series.

Chance, King of Kion must woo Vestalumbria’s virgin princess in order to save his people. His planet is on a collision course of destruction and the only planet close enough to evacuate to doesn’t allow males. The only way to convince the princess to help him is to offer himself – heart, body, and soul.

Valeen has to contend with her sexual-service-machine for pleasure, but she’d like nothing better than to experience a real live male. When King Chance makes her an offer she can’t refuse, she has no choice but to surrender. As Valeen learns the secrets hidden from her by her dictator mother, she has to rely on the handsome king to help her, especially when she’s abducted by planetary pirates.

Her heart begins falling for handsome king, but she’s not sure their people can live together in harmony. Can the two of them co-exist and unite their Cosmic Hearts?


Cosmic Chemistry - Get Cosmic, #2

Cosmic Chemistry
  • Number: B0084HK6OG
  • Release: 2013-11-14
  • Author: Kara Griffin
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Kara Griffin
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Ginger Graham has had the worst solar-day anyone could have. Being put on a hit list would do that to a woman. On her quest to drink her problem under the table, she meets Mr. Perfect … in the most luscious package. As a physexian, she knows his type, he’s a candidate for her couch. Uranous-insanous. In order to hide from the hit-man, she goes to a desolate planet, and learns who her protector will be – Mr. Perfect himself.

They said he was a space-aged Casanova. Maybe he was, but Jack never thought his reputation would gamble against the odds of winning the female of his dreams. Living like an ancient cowboy on Planet Appaloosa, Jack’s home is the perfect place for a female hiding out from the Martian mafia. When his brother asks him to protect her, Jack tries to convince Ginger that he’s not an immature sex-crazed male in hopes of winning her heart.

Jack and Ginger’s chemistry is smoking hot, but will it be enough to satisfy their desires?


Cosmic Chaos - Get Cosmic, #3

Cosmic Chaos
  • Number: B008B0OKDO
  • Release: 2013-11-14
  • Author: Kara Griffin
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Kara Griffin
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Kullanmuru Graham has always had a crush on the book-smart Vance (Chance & Valeen's son), but she's never had the nerve to tell him. As an Intergalactic Enforcement Agent, she's on a secret mission to retrieve remotes designed to take over the minds of women. On the run from two goons, she literally runs into Vance's transport.

Vance may be book-smart and might like working with biophysics and molecular sciences, but he's a man who knows what he wants, and he wants Kullanmuru. Only, he's never told her how he really feels. Vance would rather spend his days in a musty lab than take over the family business—being King of Kiumbria. When his transport crashes and he finds out who ran into him, the Chaos beings…


Vamptations

Vamptations
  • Number: 9781612351599
  • Release: 2011-02-22
  • Authors: Megan Hussey, Kara Griffin, Ravyn Riccio, Taylor Evans
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Melange Books, LLC
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Night Nibbles, Kara Griffin, Candra hides from an evil, ex-lover, and must choose between putting her trust in another vampire or end up alone in a cold, dark world. -- Vampyric Dreams, Ravyn Reccio , Vampire Micah Davenport has searched for 600 years for his true-mate, Gabrielle. But dangerous forces threaten a love that's been destined for centuries. -- Song of the Vamp, Megan Hussey, Sylvan is a vampire whose 'night job' facilitates his lifestyle. When he falls for Antonia, his no-nonsense manager, will he surrender the 'night life?'-- When the Sun Goes Down, Taylor Evans After sunset, more than vamps prowl the night; as Jacob, a member of the Houston Vampire Association, finds out when he wants to nip on a very unusual woman.


Book Library

  • Conquered Heart Conquered Heart
  • A Highlander In Peril A Highlander In Peril
  • Fishing Lures & Love Tackle Fishing Lures & Love Tackle
  • On A Highland Hill On A Highland Hill
  • Cosmic Chaos Cosmic Chaos
  • Cosmic Chemistry Cosmic Chemistry
  • Cosmic Hearts Cosmic Hearts
  • Lass' Valor Lass' Valor
  • Claimed By A Charmer Claimed By A Charmer
  • Warrior's Pledge Warrior's Pledge
  • One & Only One & Only
  • Vamptations Vamptations