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Emily's fiance has eloped with her own sister right before their wedding. Broken-hearted, Emily goes on an island vacation to recover. When Emily confesses to her best friend, Meg, that she now has doubts about her desirability, Meg advises her to have a fling and reinvent herself as a sexual woman. So Emily musters up her courage and hits on a hot guy she meets at the beach...but will a vacation fling be enough?
(c)AYUMI SASAKI/RENEE ROSZEL WILSON
When the powerful Caesar proposes to Dixie, she can't say no. For one thing, she needs the money. And it's for a good cause-Caesar's grandfather Jasper in in poor health, and Dixie's very fond of Jasper. Their fake marriage will make Jasper happy and help dig Dixie out of debt. What could possibly go wrong?
(c)JUNKO MURAKAMI/LYNNE GRAHAM
A half year after returning to Sydney, Sophie just can't seem to get a job interview. Annoyed, she enters a hair competition, where she gets an offer for an interview from a law firm because of her flaming red hair. As unconventional as it is to get an interview this way, Sophie is ecstatic about the chance and Jason, the dashing young lawyer she'll be working with.
(c)YOKO HAZUKI/EMMA DARCY
A man named Harry appears in front of country girl Tanya and tells her that she's the niece of the recently deceased CEO of Femme Fatale. She's next in line to inherit the famous lingerie company! Harry wants her to help him pull the company back together. Harry's enthusiasm wins over Tanya and she agrees to go with him to Sydney. But why does she have to live in his apartment...?
(c)HIBIKI SAKURAYA/MIRANDA LEE
Natasha Lacey was born and raised in Sutton Minster, and what's left of her family still resides there at a place known as Lacey Court. Now on the brink of thirty, Natasha has resigned herself to being a virgin spinster for the rest of her days. That is until she suddenly finds herself trapped in the passionate embrace of the devilishly handsome Luke Templecombe! With her mind in a tizzy from the desire welling up inside her, Natasha struggles to fend off the alluring Luke.
(c)MAYUMI AIDA/PENNY JORDAN
When Elizabeth "Liz" Morrison turned 17, for a birthday present she got a kiss from Canadian superstar Quinn Taylor...someone she soon found herself blaming for the death of a friend. Six years pass and, after discovering her family lineage, Liz is now Elizabeth Farnham, a mature, responsible 23-year-old adult. Suddenly, Quinn Taylor returns to her life., Ccan she put her anger for the pop star aside, or is it too much for her to WISH FOR THE MOON?
(c)KYOKO FUMIZUKI/CAROLE MORTIMER
Unlike most girls, Lucianna Stewart could never get used to being feminine. She'd always been a tomboy, and it didn't help that she loved to fix up old cars for a living. Luce is tired of everyone making fun of her lack of femininity, so she decides to put her all into becoming the kind of woman that could attract the attention of a man...namely her boyfriend. What she doesn't count on is family friend, Jake Carlisle, offering to lend a hand. Luce has held a grudge against the man since they were teens, but reluctantly accepts his help. Jake, on the other hand, secretly thinks Luce is perfect the way she is...but wants to see her happy. He helps her out with everything from body language to fancy clothes, and soon Luce starts to catch on. But soon he's worried he'll lose her to a man who'll only notice her looks...without appreciating who she truly is. And after spending all this time with Jake, Luce quickly finds herself more interested in impressing Jake than her boyfriend. Will Jake let Luce go in the belief that she'll never love him? Or will Luce sort out her mixed feelings for him?
(c)SAE NANAHOSHI/PENNY JORDAN
Ugly women can't get a promotion? Enraged by the unreasonable rule enacted by her company, Pippa swears to get revenge on her new Italian boss...as soon as she meets him, that is. With the help of her friend, she's able to transform herself into an elegant beauty, then heads to her boss Andreo D'Alessio's party. No one realizes that the mysterious beauty is actually Pippa, which satisfies her immensely. But soon, a tall, handsome man comes to talk with her and she finds herself utterly distracted from her mission. Enchanted, she ends up losing her virginity to him...not realizing he's actually D'Alessio himself until it's too late!
(c)MISAO HOSHIAI/LYNNE GRAHAM
Danielle's life has come crashing down on her, literally. When a bad accident damages her leg, her ballet career looks as though it's over! Her wealthy grandfather reaches out to her and offers her a place to stay while she recuperates, but he ripped apart her parents years ago. Can she mend her relationship with her estranged grandfather, or is his handsome employee, Rand, just another machinationdesigned to control her life?
(c)TSUKIKO KUREBAYASHI/TRACY SINCLAIR
All Izzy ever wanted was to be a mechanic and one day the crew chief of a racetrack pit crew.Oh, and to find the key to a box she was left by her uncle. Eventually she finds the key, but she also finds out she is a princess who is already married to a prince, to Niko. Niko is willing to give her the key but in return he wants to get an annulment. Izzy never had any real interest in getting married so she's more than happy to go along with it. She travels to the place of their birth, Vernonia. It has been suffering ever since her disappearance long ago. No one wants Izzy and Niko's marriage to end, and after being with him neither does Izzy. But how does Niko feel about Izzy, a mechanic who isn't afraid to get oil on herself?
(c)KAISHI SAKUYA/MELISSA MARTINEZ MCCLONE
Shari is in love with her brother's friend Garrett. She's had romantic feelings for him since high school, but he's from an upper-class family. She's a waitress at a coffee shop, and even though they both live in New York, they live in very different worlds. When she finds out that Garrett is going to be auctioned at a charity party, she decides to take her chance. I'm going to spend my entire savings and win the auction, disguised as a mysterious woman in red! She succeeds and spends the night with him, but the next day...
(c)MIN KYUKA/MARY SCHULTZ
After being suddenly dispatched for a last-minute interpreting job, Alex is left speechless at the arrogant attitude of her employer, Max. Even though she is confident in her ability to do her job, Max is looking not only for a skilled interpreter, but a beautiful companion to accompany him in high-society events. After being evaluated by Max, she is forced to transform herself into a gorgeous socialite! Alex reluctantly decides to follow his demands. In the midst of things, he bluntly issues her a warning: "Don't go against me. Especially when I'm in a good mood." How far will his arrogance go?
(c)RIO UINO/LINDSAY ARMSTRONG
Jake, a young businessman in New York, is called back to his homeland, Ruthenia, to succeed the throne and is followed by his personal assistant, Andi. Three years after the rebuilding of his country, Jake is pressured by this staff to get married within the month, by Independence Day. But at the daunting party where Jake must choose a future queen from the women of numerous powerful families, Andi gets into an accident and loses her memory! Unlike her usual brilliant but straitlaced self, Andi becomes naively charming. Then one day, the two are caught together by the media and Jake publicly announces that he is "engaged" to Andi.
(c)TAKAKO HASHIMOTO/JENNIFER LEWIS
Despite the frustration of a failed business venture, cool and in-control entrepreneur Darius Falcon manages to seal the deal with an exquisite natural island basking in the sun. There, on what should have been the worst day of both his professional and personal life, Darius meets a volunteer from a search and rescue unit named Harriet. He begins to feel happier than he has in years and the elevated mood the island has put him in encourages him to take a chance and ask her to be his girlfriend. Harriet gladly accepts, but finds herself deeply implicated in convoluted Falcon family circumstances... It's a modern Cinderella story!
(c)KEIKO OKAMOTO/LUCY GORDON
When Abby's best friend got into an accident, Abby's skills as a doctor weren't enough to save her. Now Abby has promised to live enough for the both of them, working herself half to death to put her absolute all into everything. But then Abby is appointed by a supervisor to organize a conference party together with an amazing surgeon named Greg. "If you're going to work with me, you need to be beautiful," he says. Confused as she is, she decides to go with his plan!
(c)MAYU TAKAYAMA/BARBARA McMAHON
Despite having become an independent and successful flower stylist, Diana is still scarred by her father's abuse from her childhood. Cameron was always the one protecting her back then. But her social standing was too far removed from the son of a prestigious family, so her love for him couldn't possibly work. Even after Cameron left town, Diana kept hold of the memory of him in her heart. But after ten years, he comes home! Why now? It is a bittersweet reunion. Diana is pregnant, and Cameron is terribly drunk....
(c)SAYURI NAGASAKI/HELEN CONRAD
"Ella? Is that you?" Tristan Barkley comes home early from his business trip to find a strange woman in his home. At first he's taken in by her beauty. Then he comes to a shocking realization - this woman is Ella, his plain and unassuming housekeeper! Taking his ugly-duckling-turned-swan housekeeper out to dinner, he finds himself becoming increasingly attracted to her as they spend more time together. Not only is this new Ella (having put aside her dowdy housekeeper's uniform) gorgeous, she's considerate and honest. She's perfect wife material. What will Tristan do, now that he's found the perfect woman right under his nose?
(c)JUNKO OKADA/ROBYN GRADY
Her little brother, Steven, has disappeared with a million euros in tow? Gracie, seeking a more detailed explanation of what happened, rushes to the company where her brother works. The president of the company, Rocco De Marco, meets with her to explain that her brother has stolen money from them and disappeared. Furthermore, they are also questioning her as if she is an accomplice to the crime. "You are an important person in relation to the incident. Until Steven appears, we would like you to stay in the company penthouse on the top floor of the building." Isn't this imprisonment?
(c)SAE NANAHOSHI/ABBY GREEN
Faith, Fiorenzo's secretary, is to accompany Fiorenzo to a party as his date. Fiorenzo is a five-time world-title holder in cycling and also manages a bike company. Furthermore, he is a globe-trotting playboy. In contrast, she is very plain and doesn't think that they are a good match. She also doesn't really know much about high society, or want to draw any attention to herself. With little confidence, Faith allows Fiorenzo to take her to a beauty parlor and boutique. To give her the appearance of a date worthy of him, they dress her up gorgeously. He's so taken with her transformation that he kisses her!
(c)KAZUNA UCHIDA/LYNN RAYE HARRIS
Mallory's a lawyer who believes that efficiency and performance is everything in life. Because of this perfectionism trait of hers, her superiors and coworkers don't view or treat her as a woman. But she has secretly had her heart set on someone. His nickname is "21st Century Casanova" and he's been the target of her unrequited love since their law school days. For this next job, the lawyers are broken up into pairs and she ends up paired with him, Carter Compton. The two of them are sent to New York, alone, for a job. In order to attract the playboy, she decides to transform herself into a sexy, gorgeous type of girl that he won't be able to resist...
(c)NATSUE OGOSHI/BARBARA DALY
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