Genre: Dark Contemporary Romance
James was seventeen when his baby sister was brutally slaughtered in cold blood, all in the name of business. For fifteen years, he couldn’t wash her blood off his hands, or erase the faces of those responsible from his mind. But the time had arrived for James Crowe to claim his throne.Cora Harris was no stranger to the dark underbelly of the city streets. She’d grown up with the knowledge that, one day, her father’s gunning empire would be hers, whether she wanted it or not. It was family business and she needed to accept that. Then he walked into her tattoo parlor, and the very ground shifted beneath her feet. He enveloped her in his mystery and in the hot flickers of desire in his eyes. He enchanted her, seduced her, and when she submitted, he imprisoned her.Cora was the key to everything, including his destruction if he wasn’t careful. Nothing in all his planning had prepared him for the quick-witted beauty with her shy smiles and intoxicating lips. But from the moment she entered his life officially, James wanted more than just her infatuation. He wanted her absolute submission to him. Only then could he rip out her father’s heart, even if it meant destroying her in the process.Need and lust will intermingle in a tangled web of broken promises, betrayal, and the sweet taste of revenge. The dark dance will either bring two warring families together or burn the city to the ground.
Airicka Phoenix lives in a world where unicorns, fairies and mermaids run amok through her home on a daily basis. When she’s not chasing after pixies and rounding up imps, also known as her four children, she can be found conjuring imaginary friends to play with. Airicka is the prolific author of over eighteen novels for those who crave strong, female leads, sexy alpha heroes and out of control desires. She’s a multi genre author who writes young adult, new adult and adult contemporary and paranormal romance.