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At a New York night club Lacey fell in love with Prince Hafiz at first sight. She moved to Rudaynah to be with him and had spent a year in his desert country of beautiful sunsets and starry nights when he suddenly told her that he was marrying a girl from a respected local family at the sultan's order. As she listened to him with shock, he said he would not let go of Lacey's body or soul even after he married-he wanted her to stay and be his mistress!
(c)SACHIKO SHIRAI/SUSANNA CARR
Aaliyah, a hotel clerk, is chosen as a floor manager to replace her late mother. Crown Prince Sayed, from Aaliyah's ancestral country, Zeena Safra, has plans to stay at London's Chatsfield Hotel with his fiancee. Aaliyah, shunned by her family for being born out of wedlock, looks forward to meeting the prince of the desert country she has never seen. But his fiancee runs off and Aaliyah winds up spending the night with the disappointed prince! After he scolds her for hiding the fact that she was a virgin, he whisks her away to his palace...
(c)SHIYORI MATSUO/HARLEQUIN BOOKS S.A.
Angele was shocked by the photographs sent to her home. They were intimate shots of Zahir-her fiance and the crown prince of Zohra-with a woman. Angele got engaged to Zahir when she was thirteen. Although it was an arrangement between their countries, she had been desperately in love with Zahir ever since. But Zahir was smiling and looking content in the photos. Angele thinks, if he doesn't love her, she should let go of him. She decides to break off the engagement and give Zahir his freedom. But she has one last request: "I want you to be my first man."
(c)MIYUKI MISATO/LUCY MONROE
Olivia works as a housekeeper at an estate in Paris. The estate keeps only the bare minimum of employees, and the master of the house is nearly always absent. She has never met him face-to-face. For Olivia, who prefers to live quietly and do her work in peace, this is perfect, but then she's told that the estate's owner wants to speak with her, and, before she knows it, she's flying to a desert kingdom. She's surprised to learn her boss is Sheikh Aziz! He has decided, based on the quality of her work, that he can rely on her, so he asks her to stand in for his fiancee, a queen who has been kidnapped, and play the part of his betrothed!
(c)TOMOMI YAMASHITA/KATE HEWITT
Princess Nadia believes offering her virginity to King Zayed, a long-standing, hostile enemy of her country, is the best way to forge peace between their countries. And so Nadia disguises herself as a dancer and infiltrates the king's chambers. Here she will seduce the king, who is rumored to be a vulgar man. As pure Nadia trembles in his bed, the king finally appears, but he's good-looking and dignified-completely different from his terrible reputation! Now what will become of Nadia's plan? What will become of Nadia?
(c)SHION HANYU/HARLEQUIN BOOKS S.A.
Destiny is a gifted trainer of horses, but her father and stepmother control her every move. So she agrees to a job overseas in order to earn the money she needs to become independent. The sheikh of Kezoban's prize horse has refused to leave the palace grounds ever since a traumatic incident. Sheikh Zafir Al Asmari has a wild streak, but Destiny can tell that he, too, needs to heal from the trauma of losing his sister. She wants to help him...and she finds herself attracted to him at the same time. Destiny knows their worlds are too different to reconcile, but if she can be his mistress for a time, maybe that will be enough...
(c)MASAMI SHINOHARA/RACHAEL THOMAS
Melissa has arrived in the country of Zaheer, the desert birthplace of the man she loves-Arun. They shared a passionate time together four months earlier, but the worlds they live in are just too different. He never said he loved her, but now she must seek him out to let him know he's the father of the child growing in her belly...
(c)YUKAKO MIDORI/MEREDITH WEBBER
Princess Jenan of Zafrana, an Arabian kingdom, had her back against a wall. Was marrying the aging monarch of a rich neighboring country the only way to save her heavily indebted kingdom? Just as she was feeling her most desperate, a majestic man commanded her attention. He was Numair Al Aswad, one of the richest and most powerful men in the world. A man of his standing might be able to help resolve her kingdom's crisis. When Jenan asks for his help, Numair readily accepts, explaining that he needs a woman to give him an heir. And just like that, he steals a kiss!
(c)MAO KIRISAKA/OLIVAIA GATES
Queen Elena of the island kingdom of Thallia is set to marry the new sheikh of Kadar. However, as soon as she sets foot in his country, she is captured by a mysterious man named Khalil. He fixes Elena with a golden-eyed glare and declares that he is the rightful ruler of Kadar. He then takes Elena to a desert village, where she is touched by his kindness. Things aren't always what they seem, he tells her, and she can sense the truth in his words. But though Elena's heart has begun to open to Khalil, she believes that to him she's nothing more than a pawn he can use to take his throne.
(c)TOMOMI YAMASHITA/KATE HEWITT
Angela came to the Middle Eastern country of Jahira to take care of her aging father. She's a journalist, so she's thrilled to get an offer to work for the Jahira news. But when she goes to meet the owner of the paper, she learns he's the man she had a run-in with in the parking lot... He thought she was trying to steal his car! It turns out he's none other than Sheikh Rashid al-Hazar and he's quite full of himself! He tells Angela he can't stand her and to go home. What will her next move be?
(c)MAOKO NAGASAKI/STEPANIE HOWARD
Amaya disappeared the day after her engagement ceremony. Her mother had called to warn her that her fiance, Sheikh Kavian, kept a harem of women. She was shocked and determined not to repeat her mother's painful experiences-her mother, unable to accept her husband's harem, had decided to forfeit a life of luxury to raise Amaya on her own. But six months after Amaya's disappearance, Kavian has tracked her down...and he's determined to show her the harem she fled.
(c)MISAO HOSHIAI/CAITLIN CREWS
Jen is a doctor working at a refugee camp in the desert country of Zaheer. One day, Kam, a new doctor, arrives at the camp. He seems far too handsome to be a doctor, but he soon proves his abilities during an operation. Gradually the two become close, but there's something about the way he acts and speaks that Jen can't quite put her finger on. She thinks it's just that she's fallen head over heels for him, but little does she know that he is actually the sheikh of Zaheer!
(c)YUKAKO MIDORI/MEREDITH WEBBER
Rachel works at a casino in order to support her nephew, Ethan, whose mother has run off. One day an arrogant man suddenly appears at their apartment. When she realizes who he is, Rachel is shocked. He's Kalim, Ethan's uncle...and next in line to rule the country of Alcantar. She knows he'll take Ethan away from her if he finds out who fathered the child. Hoping to avoid that fate, Rachel tries to escape with her baby nephew, only to find Kalim waiting for them at the exit!
(c)MAO KIRISAKA/SANDRA MARTON
Jamie was going to another country to marry a wealthy man who would pay off her father's debt, but her plane ran into trouble on the way there. Ever since, her life has been in danger. One day, when she was just about to be run down by a car, Ben, a wealthy man from an Arabian royal family, saved her life. He brought her to his mansion and took care of her until she recovered. Jamie naturally became attracted to him, but she knew that a relationship with Ben was impossible. She decided that it would be enough if she could be Ben's mistress for even one night, and with the help of an Arabian book about love, she planned to stay in Ben's heart.
(c)MARITO AI/HARLEQUIN BOOKS S.A.
Dancer Sylvie was appalled when ruthless businessman Arkim kissed her at a party. Worst of all, he's engaged to her sister! So when Sylvie showed up at their wedding, she lied in front of everyone, saying she and Arkim had slept together in order to save her sister, who didn't want to marry him. Several days later, Sylvie received an offer to perform in a desert country, but it turns out the job was just a trap laid by Arkim to bring her to him. Sylvie hates Arkim, yet her treacherous body heats up whenever he's near!
(c)AO CHIMURA/ABBY GREEN
Sterling faces a big challenge when Rihad, the Sheikh of Bakri, confronts her. Knowing that Sterling is pregnant with his little brother, Rihad has no choice but to make the baby his new heir. So he takes Sterling to Bakri and even convinces her to marry him so the baby's link to the royal family can't be doubted. Sterling goes along with Rihad's plans for her baby's sake and does her best to behave like a suitably convincing wife, even going on a honeymoon with Rihad... She has no interest in status or fortune for herself, but she cannot deny her interest in Rihad! Little does he know that Sterling is keeping a very big secret!
(c)MISAO HOSHIAI/CAITLIN CREWS
Upright and serious secretary Emily is always being confronted with her handsome boss's woman troubles. Not only is Kadir a talented businessman who regularly travels around the world, he's also the prince of a bountiful desert kingdom. And he has a prodigious talent for attracting women. One day, after Kadir receives an emergency message from his home country, he makes an outrageous request: he'll pay Emily a huge sum if she pretends to be his horrible wife! Just what does he have planned?
(c)RIN TANAKA/LYNNE RAYE HARRIS
Chloe, a busy model, is helping out at a charity ball when she meets billionaire Nick. He agrees to make a significant donation...if she'll go out to dinner with him! Chloe isn't thrilled about this, but she finds herself drawn in by his unpretentious demeanor and ends up spending the night with him. It was reckless of her, but she doesn't regret it. Chloe has but a little time before she must return to her obligations as the daughter of a sheikh in the kingdom of Calista, and she wants to make some special memories before she goes back. But what she doesn't know is that Nick is more than just a billionaire-he has a hidden identity of his own!
(c)YU KOHAKU/HARLEQUIN BOOKS S.A.
Bethany's father, an anthropologist who was researching a community in the Arabian Desert, has gone missing. Bethany received word from the authorities that he died, but she doesn't believe it-he's survived dangerous situations before. Bethany flies out to find him and encounters a handsome man with a peregrine falcon. The two lock gazes, as if drawn by a strong, mysterious power. The man reveals himself to be the Sheikh of Bayrar, Prince Zakr Tahnun Sadiq. And for some reason she can't explain, even to herself, Bethany is drawn to this prideful man...
(c)MEGUMU MINAMI/EMMA DARCY
When Samarah was six years old, her father's country, Jharrel, and the neighboring country, Khadra, were in conflict, and her father died as a result. Samarah and her mother escaped, but her mother died en route, leaving her daughter without parents. Sixteen years later, twenty-two-year-old Samarah sneaked into the Khadra palace, intending to kill Sheikh Ferran, but she was captured immediately. Unsure of what would happen next, she's caught off guard by Ferran's plan for her-he intends to introduce her to the world as his fiancee!
(c)KANOKO YAMAMOTO/MAYSEY YATES
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