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Summer of Hush

Summer of Hush

R. L. Merrill

R. L. Merrill

Life is good for metalcore guitarist Silas and his band, Hush. If only he could meet the anonymous blogger he feels so connected to. Krish has been blogging about the metal scene for years, and now he has an internship and a chance to meet his crush, Silas. Can their romance survive Krish's secret identity?
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A Peace Offering

A Peace Offering

R. L. Merrill

R. L. Merrill

Rival artisans Dover and Landry sell their wares at neighboring booths at the Dickens Victorian Christmas Fair—and are secretly attracted to each other. A drunken kiss opens the door to flirtation. Could a custom-made peace offering lead to more?
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Typhoon Toby

Typhoon Toby

R. L. Merrill

R. L. Merrill

To keep the secrets of his past, successful singer/songwriter Toby insists on anonymity with lovers. But therapist Spencer Hart, Toby's playmate from Bali, tracks him down, and he might be just what Toby needs to face the coming storm.
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The Rock Season

The Rock Season

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R. L. Merrill

Stevie Wilson is about to welcome a new life into an unsure world. Estranged from the father of her unborn child, she turns to her love of attending concerts with her vivacious best friend to deal with the stress and uncertainty. As a teacher and blogger, she counts on the magic of the music to ease her troubled thoughts of what will come next. What she wasn’t counting on was meeting a “savior” with fathomless, dark brown eyes. Aaron McShane gave up a lucrative Silicon Valley career to live the dream of owning an independent music store in downtown Hayward. His responsibilities have kept him from finding and settling down with the right person, but he wouldn’t have it any other way. With his bicultural, multigenerational family all under one roof and giving him grief, he takes on a second job doing security at his favorite venue so he can escape and be close to his first love: music. What better place, especially when one gets to rescue a pregnant damsel in distress with a gorgeous mane of fiery red hair? These two music lovers are thrust together just when they each needed something to hold on to. Can their fledgling love withstand the pressures of family, grief, and violence? Music brought them together, will it help them heal together? 
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Hurricane Reese

Hurricane Reese

R. L. Merrill

R. L. Merrill

Tony-winning musician Reese Matheson resembles a natural disaster, and caregiver Jude is caught in the eye of the storm. Can the love of two opposites survive caring for an ornery octogenarian and a meddling family insistent upon tradition?
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Road Trip (Rock Season #2)

Road Trip (Rock Season #2)

R. L. Merrill

R. L. Merrill

High school counselor and heavy metal fan Abra Mora spends her summer vacation traveling in her gutsy Mustang GT to escape a dark family history of depression. Late one night while making an emergency pit-stop, she comes to the rescue of an off-duty police officer in peril and saves him from a fiery end. The straight-laced, model-handsome cop happens to be running away from some major baggage of his own. These two opposites decide to run away together, but soon realize they've embarked on more than just a fling. Can their newfound love survive once their road trip is over and their realities end up on a collision course? Ages 18 and up due to adulting, road-side violence, lots of sexy time, and some pretty raunchy innuendo including a major concert fail.**
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Teacher: The Final Act (A Hollywood Rock n' Romance Trilogy #3)

Teacher: The Final Act (A Hollywood Rock n' Romance Trilogy #3)

R. L. Merrill

R. L. Merrill

In Teacher, Jesse Martin gets sucked into the vortex that is the life of Danny Black, rock god and lead singer of the metal powerhouse, Blackened. She thought she was just taking a home instructor position for the summer, but things got complicated quickly as she and Danny fell madly in love. In Act Two, the lovers maneuvered the tricky path from dating to living together, with pitfalls at every turn. At the end of Act Two, we left our lovers on a dark precipice. Jesse’s doubts and the chaos of Danny’s life threatened to tear them apart. Instead, they are now closer than ever and ready to take that next step. But nothing will ever be easy for our teacher and her rock god, including planning the perfect wedding. A jilted colleague from Danny’s past, a desperate ex, a potentially fatal tragedy, a remodel, a parent-teacher conference, illness, a drag queen, and many many more obstacles are piled in their path. Will Jesse and Danny ever find their happily ever after or will they forever be as those famous doomed lovers, kept apart by circumstances beyond their control? FOR READERS 18+ Due to language, incredibly steamy sexual situations, and continued hijinks by the hairy, perverted neighbors!**
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Teacher

Teacher

R. L. Merrill

R. L. Merrill

Everyone deserves a second chance in life. After receiving yet another pink slip, teacher Jesse Martin is desperate for a way to make ends meet. When her principal offers her a Home Instructor position for the summer, she finds herself giving a second chance to an angry, reclusive, rock god living in the Hollywood Hills. Danny Black should have it all. But an unbalanced ex-wife, a troubled daughter, and a threat to his livelihood have him ready to make some major changes. Never one to back down from a challenge, he'll take on this stubborn, beautiful teacher who seems immune to his “gimme” smile, and attempt to win her heart in the process. Can Jesse accept that this time, offering someone a second chance will change her life as well? Will she embrace the life Danny is offering her and discover that when it comes to life’s lessons, sometimes love is the best teacher?
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