Diamonds & Hearts

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In Bloom Romance Press, Aug 31, 2017
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"Diamonds are pieces of charcoal that handle stress exceptionally well." -unknown 


I know I'm damaged. I don't want to admit it, not to myself. But in the deepest darkest places, I know it's true. My work, as a schoolteacher helps me forget my father the criminal, who spent my formative years heisting jewels.  It helps me feel I'm making a difference and putting some good into the world, instead of what I used to do, instead of what my father did.

But, when I need cash to help my brother cover a medical treatment, there's only one place I know to turn: other damaged people. My father's old friend Pauly, who can get me some less-than-legal, but well-paying jobs. It's a step back, but the only option I have.


I'm completely messed up, and I know it. My life has spiraled. My sister died a year ago and I just don't know how to cope. I've done everything wrong since then, and now it's time to the pay the piper. Or, to be more accurate, the Pauly, a mob boss, I owe big.

I'm expecting a beating, but instead, I run into a friend of my sister's, Onyx. When Pauly realizes I know her, he tells me I can get out from under this debt IF I just convince her to do a job. Oh, and I have to go with her, too. 

Before, being sent away with a gorgeous woman like Onyx would have been just what I wanted. Only, something about her unsettles me. She gets under my skin. In a way no other woman has. 


In this sexy romance, two damaged souls find more than they expected when their fates intertwine. 


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The Crappy Boss
Mommy Dearest Daddy Warbucks
Doctors and prognoses
You Must Not Know About
Under Pressure Like Coal
An Unexpected Proposal
An Ambush in Sleek Dining
PJs and chatter
A Meeting Abandoned
Becoming Accomplices
A Tour to Diamond For Chapter 17 Diamond Mountain High
One Sweet
Technology Upgrades Suck
When the Mobster gets

Second Thoughts
Preparing for Success on the Suicide Mission
Eighteen Hours of Fun Flight
The Smackdown No One Saw Coming
Growing Up is Hard to
Shine Bright Polished Diamond
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