• La Havane, Cuba, 1958.
    Elisa Perez et ses trois soeurs sont les joyaux de la dynastie sucrière familiale. Tandis que les hommes Perez président à la destinée du pays, elles évoluent dans un monde fait de luxe et d'oisiveté. Pourtant, les combats font déjà rage dans l'est du pays et bientôt la guerre civile frappera au coeur même de La Havane. Tandis qu'un monde s'éteint, un autre est en train de naître. Et la rencontre d'Elisa avec Paulo, un jeune révolutionnaire idéaliste, la précipitera au coeur du conflit.
    Entre loyauté familiale, passion et idéologie, son destin va basculer, ainsi que celui de tout un peuple.
    Soixante ans plus tard, la petite-fille d'Elisa, Marisol, découvre La Havane, cette ville qui a abrité les plus grandes joies et les plus grands drames de la vie de sa grand-mère...

  • At the end of the nineteenth century, three revolutionary women fight for freedom in New York Times bestselling author Chanel Cleeton''s captivating new novel inspired by real-life events and the true story of a legendary Cuban woman--Evangelina Cisneros--who changed the course of history. A feud rages in Gilded Age New York City between newspaper tycoons William Randolph Hearst and Joseph Pulitzer. When Grace Harrington lands a job at Hearst''s newspaper in 1896, shes caught in a cutthroat world where one scoop can make or break your career, but its a story emerging from Cuba that changes her life. Unjustly imprisoned in a notorious Havana women''s jail, eighteen-year-old Evangelina Cisneros dreams of a Cuba free from Spanish oppression. When Hearst learns of her plight and splashes her image on the front page of his paper, proclaiming her, "The Most Beautiful Girl in Cuba," she becomes a rallying cry for American intervention in the battle for Cuban independence. With the help of Marina Perez, a courier secretly working for the Cuban revolutionaries in Havana, Grace and Hearst''s staff attempt to free Evangelina. But when Cuban civilians are forced into reconcentration camps and the explosion of the USS Maine propels the United States and Spain toward war, the three women must risk everything in their fight for freedom.

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  • A tantalising series that lovers of Scandal, House of Cards, and fans of Kristen Proby and Jessica Clare will be unable to resist. Prepare to be addicted to the love stories, seduction, secrets and lies in the city of scandal...
    Welcome to Washington, D.C., city of scandal, where no secret stays hidden for long...
    Jackie Gardner knows all about dirty little secrets. She's the illegitimate daughter of a powerful senator, determined to take the city by storm in her own right. A prestigious internship is her chance to shine - as long as her past stays buried.
    William Andrew Clayton was born for politics. He knows the drill: work hard, play discreetly, and avoid scandal like the plague - his glittering future and campaign depend on it.
    Sparks fly when Jackie and Will meet. With both careers at stake, and their every move stalked by a salacious blog - more than one secret is at risk of being exposed. As they cross the line from politics into passion, is what they have just another dirty secret?
    For more scandal and sizzling action, look out for the deliciously tempting Playing With Trouble.

  • The author of I See London sets her sights on Washington, D. C., with a sexy new series about three sisters, the secrets they keep, and a powerful blog with a knack for exposing scandals...
    Jackie Gardner knows all about dirty little secrets. The illegitimate daughter of one of the most influential senators in Washington, D.C., she grew up surrounded by the scandals and shadows of politics. Now that she's landed an internship with a powerful political consulting firm, she's determined to launch her career and take this city by storm.
    William Andrew Clayton was born for politics. He knows the drill: work hard, play discreetly, and at all costs, avoid scandal. At twenty-six, his campaign for the Virginia State Senate is the first step to cementing his future. It's time for him to settle down, to find the perfect political spouse. He needs a Jackie Kennedy, not a Marilyn...
    When Jackie meets Will in the bar of the Hay-Adams Hotel, sparks fly. But the last thing Will needs is to be caught in a compromising position, and an affair with a political candidate could cost Jackie her career. When what began as one steamy night, becomes a passion neither one of them can walk way from, they must decide if what they have is really love, or just another dirty little secret...
    Includes a preview of the next Capital Confessions novel, Playing With Trouble "Flirting with Scandal by Chanel Cleeton has it all. A sexy hero, strong heroine, delicious romance, sizzling tension, and plenty of breathtaking scandal. I loved this book!"--New York Times bestselling author Monica Murphy Praise for the novels of Chanel Cleeton "A sassy, steamy, and sometimes sweet read that had me racing to the next page."--New York Times bestselling author Chelsea M. Cameron "Fun, sexy, and kept me completely absorbed."--Katie McGarry, author of Take Me On "I absolutely loved this book!...It set itself apart from the beginning and it kept getting better."--Examiner.com Romance novels and politics are two of Chanel Cleeton's greatest passions. What better than to combine them? Chanel received a bachelor's degree in International Relations from Richmond, the American International University in London and a master's degree in Global Politics from the London School of Economics and Political Science. She's also a graduate (survivor) of law school--she earned her J.D. from the University Of South Carolina School Of Law. A summer cruise in the Caribbean changed Chanel's life when she met and fell in love with a fighter pilot. A happily ever after later, she's currently living an adventure with her husband and three pups.

  • The author of Flirting with Scandal presents her third book in a sexy contemporary romance series about three sisters in a powerful political family, the scandals that threaten to destroy them, and the passion that drives them Kate Reynolds has just graduated from college and is determined to make it on her own. Her job as a junior political analyst at the CIA is a dream come true and the perfect opportunity to find answers about the night that's plagued her for four yearsthe night she lost her fiance, Matt, on a Special Forces mission in Afghanistan. Kate's consumed with uncovering the truth and avenging the man she loved and lost, even if it means risking her own life to prove that his death wasn't an accident. When she gets too close to discovering what happened that fateful night and danger arrives on her doorstep, Kate's stunned by the man who comes to her rescue. Together, they begin to dig for the truth, fighting to stay alive as they're dragged down into a world of secrets and lies. But when the threat hits close to home, Kate must choose between vengeance and a future with the man who's ignited a fire inside her that she thought died long ago. Praise for the novels of Chanel Cleeton "e;Flirting with Scandal by Chanel Cleeton has it all. A sexy hero, strong heroine, delicious romance, sizzling tension, and plenty of breathtaking scandal. I loved this book!"e;New York Times bestselling author Monica Murphy ';A sassy, steamy, and sometimes sweet read that had me racing to the next page.'New York Times bestselling author Chelsea M. Cameron ';I absolutely loved this book!'Examiner.com ';Fun, sexy, and kept me completely absorbed.'Katie McGarry, author of Nowhere But Here ';Scorching hot and wicked smart, Flirting with Scandal had me hooked from page one! Sizzling with sexual tension and political intrigue, Cleeton weaves a story that is as complex as it is sexy. Thank God this is a series because I need more!!'New York Times bestselling author Rachel Harris ';Sexy, intelligent, and intriguing. Chanel Cleeton makes politics scandal-icious.'USA Today bestselling author Tiffany King ';Chanel Cleeton knocked it out of the park with Flirting with Scandal. The banter was refreshing, the political storyline captivating, and the sexual tension was through the roof. Smart, emotional, romantic, and sizzling hotthis book is fantastic!'Christina Lee, author of the Between Breaths series ';Chanel Cleeton delivers again! Featuring a strong heroine, a steamy romance, and juicy dose of political scandal, Flirting with Scandal is completely engrossing. Clear your calendarsyou won't be able to put this one down!'Brenda St. John Brown, author of Swimming to Tokyo

  • Calling fans of Scandal, House of Cards, Kristen Proby, and Monica Murphy - prepare to be addicted to the Capital Confessions world of love stories, seduction, secrets and lies...Welcome to Washington, D.C., city of scandal, where no secret stays hidden for long... Four years ago Kate Reynolds' fiancé died on a Special Forces mission in Afghanistan. Ever since she's been consumed with uncovering the truth, vowing to prove his death was no accident. The daughter of a notoriously high-profile senator, her new job as a CIA political analyst is a dream come true, and the chance to avenge the man she loved and lost. Soon Kate's on the brink of discovering what happened that fateful night. Her own life is now in danger and she's stunned by the man who comes to her rescue. Together they must fight to stay alive as they're dragged into a corrupt world of secrets and lies. When the threat hits terrifyingly close to home, will Kate choose vengeance, or the man who has ignited a fire inside her she thought would never burn again? Want more sizzling chemistry and scandalous action? Don't miss Books One and Two in the Capital Confessions series, Flirting With Scandal and Playing With Trouble.

  • Lovers of Scandal and House of Cards, and fans of Kristen Proby, and Jessica Clare will be utterly seduced by this spectacular series. Prepare to be addicted to the love stories, seduction, secrets and lies in the city of scandal...Welcome to Washington, D.C., city of scandal, where no secret stays hidden for long... Blair Reynolds was going to be the ultimate politician's wife - until she caught her fiance cheating on their wedding day. Vowing to make a fresh start Blair enrols in Law School, ready to buckle down. Unless a hot professor gets in the way... Graydon Canter had it all. A flying career, a fortune, and a spot on all the 'Thirty under Thirty' lists - until his rocky personal life threatened everything. Teaching law is a chance to get his life back on track. As long as nothing - and no one - trips him up. When Blair and Gray are thrown together in the classroom, their electric attraction is impossible to ignore. Gray needs to stay away from scandal, and Blair's never been a rule breaker. They're playing with trouble - but maybe such passion is worth the risk? Don't miss Book One in the Capital Confessions series, Flirting With Scandal, and look out for the next tantalising instalment, Falling For Danger.

  • The author of Flirting with Scandal presents her second book in a sexy contemporary romance series about three sisters in a powerful political family, the scandals that threaten to destroy them, and the passion that drives them… The daughter of one of the Senate's most powerful figures, Blair Reynolds was ready to become the ultimate political wife--until she caught her fiancé cheating on her wedding day. Law school is a fresh start, her shot at putting the pieces of her life back together. That’s the plan, at least. Until trouble comes in the form of her Torts professor, the man whose arrogance infuriates her in class but haunts her private fantasies. Graydon Canter had a fortune and a place on all the hottest "Thirty under Thirty” lists, until a series of personal missteps nearly destroyed his career. A year teaching at a D.C. law school is just the break he needs to get his life back in order, as long as nothing--and no one--trips him up. When Blair and Gray are forced to work together, their explosive attraction becomes impossible to resist. But Gray’s demons have drawn him dangerously close to the edge, and Blair has spent her life playing by the rules. Will she break them for a shot at love? Includes a preview of the next Capital Confessions novel, Falling for Danger Praise for the novels of Chanel Cleeton "Flirting with Scandal by Chanel Cleeton has it all. A sexy hero, strong heroine, delicious romance, sizzling tension and plenty of breathtaking scandal. I loved this book!"--New York Times bestselling author Monica Murphy “A sassy, steamy, and sometimes sweet read that had me racing to the next page.”--New York Times bestselling author Chelsea M. Cameron “I absolutely loved this book!”--Examiner.com “Fun, sexy, and kept me completely absorbed.”--Katie McGarry, author of Nowhere But Here

  • From the author of the Capital Confessions Novels comes the first in the steamy Wild Aces Romance series. U.S. Air Force fighter pilot Noah Miller--call sign Burn--loves nothing more than flying hard and fast. When he meets a gorgeous and sassy woman while partying in Las Vegas, he immediately locks on to her. Jordan Callahan owns a thriving clothing boutique, but her love life is far less successful. Her luck changes when six feet, two inches of sexy swagger asks her to dance and turns her world upside down. One scorching weekend becomes an undeniable chemistry that they can’t leave in Vegas. But the long distance relationship and their different lives threaten to ground their romance. And when the dangers of Noah’s job become all too real, Jordan learns being with a fighter pilot means risking it all for a shot at love…

  • From the author of Fly with Me and the Capital Confessions Novels comes the newest in the sexy Wild Aces Romance series. Eric Jansen--call sign Thor--loves nothing more than pushing his F-16 to the limit. Returning home to South Carolina after a tragic loss, he hopes to fix the mistake he made long ago, when he chose the Air Force over his fiancée. Becca Madison isn’t quick to welcome Thor back. She can’t forget how he shattered her heart. But Thor won’t give up once he’s set his sights on what he wants--and he wants Becca. Thor shows Becca that he’s no longer the impulsive boy he used to be, and Becca finds herself irresistibly drawn to him. But will Thor be able to walk away from his dream of flying the F-16 for their love or does his heart belong to the sky?

  • The author of Into the Blue and Fly with Me returns with the newest, hot and high-flying Wild Aces romance...
    A year after losing her husband, Joker, the squadron commander of the Wild Aces, Dani Peterson gets an offer from his best friend, Alex “Easy” Rogers, to help fix up her house. Dani accepts, and their friendship grows--along with an undeniable attraction.
    Racked by guilt for loving his best friend’s widow, Easy’s caught between what he wants and can’t have. Until one night everything changes, and the woman who’s always held his heart ends up in his arms. Yet as Easy leaves for his next deployment, he and Dani are torn between their feelings and their loyalty to Joker’s memory.
    But when Dani discovers something that sends them both into a spin, the conflicted lovers must overcome the past to navigate a future together…
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  • After the death of her beloved grandmother, a Cuban-American woman travels to Havana, where she discovers the roots of her identity--and unearths a family secret hidden since the revolution...
    Havana, 1958. The daughter of a sugar baron, nineteen-year-old Elisa Perez is part of Cuba's high society, where she is largely sheltered from the country's growing political unrest--until she embarks on a clandestine affair with a passionate revolutionary...
    Miami, 2017. Freelance writer Marisol Ferrera grew up hearing romantic stories of Cuba from her late grandmother Elisa, who was forced to flee with her family during the revolution. Elisa's last wish was for Marisol to scatter her ashes in the country of her birth.
    Arriving in Havana, Marisol comes face-to-face with the contrast of Cuba's tropical, timeless beauty and its perilous political climate. When more family history comes to light and Marisol finds herself attracted to a man with secrets of his own, she'll need the lessons of her grandmother's past to help her understand the true meaning of courage.


  • «Um belo romance, cheio de paixões proibidas, segredos de família e muita coragem e sacrifício.» - Reese Whiterspoon

    Depois da morte da avó, uma norte-americana de origem cubana viaja até Havana, onde descobre as raízes da sua identidade e desenterra um segredo de família escondido desde os tempos da revolução...
    Havana, 1958. Filha de um barão do açúcar, Elisa Perez, de 19 anos, pertence à alta sociedade de Cuba, na qual é protegida da crescente inquietação política... até que embarca numa relação clandestina com um ardente revolucionário.
    Miami, 2017. Marisol Ferrera é uma escritora que cresceu a ouvir as histórias românticas sobre Cuba que a falecida avó Elisa, obrigada a fugir do país com a família durante a revolução, lhe contava. O último desejo de Elisa era o de que Marisol espalhasse as suas cinzas no seu país de origem. Ao chegar a Havana, Marisol depara-se com o contraste entre a beleza tropical e intemporal de Cuba e o seu instável clima político. Ao mesmo tempo que descobre mais acerca da história da sua família, acaba por sentir uma especial atração por Luis, também ele com os seus próprios segredos. Mas serão as lições de vida da avó que irão ajudá-la a compreender o verdadeiro significado da coragem.
    «Até para o Ano, em Havana lembra-nos que, embora o amor seja complicado e, por vezes, avassalador, vale sempre a pena.» - National Public Radio
    «Uma análise tocante sobre aristocracia, subterfúgio, tirania, conflito, corrupção e coragem durante a revolução cubana... Até para o Ano, em Havana é uma viagem extraordinária que liga passado e presente e que agarrará os leitores até ao fim.» - RT Book Review

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