Born and raised in Central New Jersey, Maggie James prides herself on being a wildly romantic "Jersey Girl" with a passion for vampires, rock music and romance novels. She successfully combined these 3 elements in "LOVE BLEEDS" her sexy new tantalizing paranormal romance, the first installment in the Only After Dark series.
Maggie writes what she loves to read-Sizzling romantic novels containing the dark, mysterious and handsome alpha male and the strong willed, die-hard souled heroine who, despite her better judgement, can't resist him. Their worlds collide and you can't help yourself from being swept away into their irresistable world of passion and chivlary; heartbreak and reconciliation.
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On the hunt for a killer, they find passion along the way…
Left all alone after her mother’s death, Kitty Parrish receives word that her beloved uncle has been murdered in far-off Arizona. With nothing left to tie her to her hometown, Kitty embarks on a long journey to Arizona in search of revenge.
Handsome half-breed Ryder McCloud is on a mission of his own. His father was half-owner of a gold mine, and both he and his partner—Kitty’s uncle—were murdered as a result. Worse yet, it seems they took the location of the gold mine to the grave with them. Desperate to claim his birthright, Ryder anxiously awaits the arrival of the one person who may have the key—Kitty Parrish.
United in their quest for revenge and riches, Ryder and Kitty soon find themselves in the thick of danger, adventure, and a growing passion they cannot resist.
This Retro Romance reprint was originally published in August 2000 by Signet Books.
Searching for a place to call home, the last thing she expects is a man to call her own.
Desperate to escape, Kerry O’Day is running away from the pain of her mother’s death as well as an unwanted arranged marriage. She seeks refuge in North Carolina with her father, only to find that he was killed in the Civil War.
Complicating things further, the handsome and mysterious Slade Dillon shows up to claim her father’s land—and every ounce of her attention. Forced to split the land due to their competing claims, Kerry and Slade must learn to live together peacefully, all the while fighting to protect their land, their lives, and their hearts.
This Retro Romance reprint was originally published in January 2000 by Zebra Books.
A mysterious past… A dangerous present… A loving future?
When Angele Benet arrives at BelleRose plantation to take her place as Ryan Tremayne’s bride, her past is a mystery. Despite attempts to get rid of her, Angele enchants those she meets, bringing new life to the crumbling estate…as well as her handsome husband.
But Angele’s newfound happiness and security are threatened, when Ryan’s devious cousin attempts to gain the estate for himself. Falling prey to his lies, Angele begins to doubt her husband’s love, and the life she has built for herself.
Ultimately, Angele must choose to trust her heart, or stand to lose the only man she loves.
This Retro Romance reprint was originally published in March 1999 by Zebra Books.
An unexpected journey leads to the love of her life…
On her way out West to marry a man she had never met, Tess Partridge found herself a prisoner in a makeshift jail. Her cellmate, darkly handsome Curt Hammond, was a man accused of cold-blooded murder. Bonded together through their captivity, they must go their separate ways when they make their escape.
Alone on a strange, unforgiving frontier, Tess must find a way to survive—and thrive. And when chance brings Curt back into her life, Tess is no longer able to deny her love for him.
This Retro Romance reprint was originally published in February 1998 by Topaz Books.
There’s no such thing as vampires…
Straight-laced Katarina Renót is well educated, logical and doesn’t believe vampires truly exist. But when a well deserved holiday in Europe turns into a torrid game of cat and mouse with a handsome stranger and her best friend is exhibiting signs of being allergic to daylight-Kat doesn’t think her life can get any stranger.
Every man has a weakness…Even an immortal…
Joseph Markus is an arrogant, wealthy entrepreneur who spends his free time as the raspy lead singer for the rock band “Slang” and seducing beautiful women. After decades of mourning the tragic death of the only woman he ever loved, vying to save his best friend from an unrelenting death wish- now he is accused of being a murderer.
An undeniable twist of fate…
Kat learns her Prince Charming is actually the “Prince of Darkness” and though she can’t resist falling for this sultry vampire, she still lives in denial. But when the lines are drawn, and Kat finds herself caught in the middle of a deadly plot for revenge she has only one choice--trust the seductive vampire who has captured her heart.
Despite his own arrogance, Joe finds himself inexplicably drawn to Kat. Her stubborn will to resist his seductive charms coupled with her endearing naiveté prove to be more than he bargained for and Joe soon realizes he is in way over his head.
But will love be enough to save their immortal souls from the grips of a twisted obsession?