Helen Hardt

1 Craving

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Contemporary  Books  Romance 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2016-05-03
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> "Sorry Christian and Gideon, there’s a new heartthrob for you to contend with. Meet Talon. Talon Steel." <br /> - Booktopia<br /><br /> "Hardt delivers a brand-new series with rugged cowboys and scintillating sex. Talon and Jade’s instant chemistry heats up the pages..."<br /> -RT Book Reviews<br /><br /> "This book is so raw and addictive! Hands down my new favorite series this year."<br /> -Meredith Wild, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author<br /><br /> "Ms. Hardt weaves magic with her keyboard and what remains is a beautifully written first installment about two people who are broken but not destroyed... How Hardt weaves the past with the present, while keeping the reader guessing about the secrets the brothers barricade from others, is flawless."<br /> -Heroes &amp; Heartbreakers<br /><br /> "This one totally ignited a flame inside me and tore me to SHREDS....buried secrets and harsh realities that test this couple will leave readers gripping the edge of their books and hoping and praying for a miracle... "<br /> -Pretty Little Books<br /><br /> "Talon has hit my top five list... up there next to Jamie Fraser and Gideon Cross."<br /> -Angel Payne, USA Today Bestselling Author<br /><br /> "CRAVING is the jaw-dropping book, you NEED to read!"<br /> -New York Time Bestselling Author Lisa Renee Jones<br /><br /> "Talon is a sexy, intriguing leading man and Jade, our lady left at the altar is a sweet and relatable girl you just want to hug. Together they build a steaming hot relationship you really root for from the first chapter!"<br /> -CD Reiss New York Times Bestselling Author<br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> After being left at the altar, Jade Roberts seeks solace at her best friend's ranch on the Colorado western slope. Her humiliation still ripe, she doesn't expect to be attracted to her friend's reticent brother, but when the gorgeous cowboy kisses her, all bets are off.<br /><br /> Talon Steel is broken. Having never fully healed from a horrific childhood trauma, he simply exists, taking from women what is offered and giving nothing in return...until Jade Roberts catapults into his life. She is beautiful, sweet, and giving, and his desire for her becomes a craving he fears he'll never be able to satisfy.<br /><br /> Passion sizzles between the two lovers...but long-buried secrets haunt them both and may eventually tear them apart.

2 Tempting Dusty

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Contemporary  Books  Romance 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2016-02-18
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> <i>"This series is a MUST READ. "</i><br /> <b>-United Indie Book Blog</b><br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> El Diablo strikes no fear in the heart of Dusty O’Donovan. The accomplished rider knows life holds much greater fears than a feisty stud bull. Diablo’s owner, Zach McCray, is offering half a million dollars to anyone who can stay on him for a full eight seconds. That purse would go a long way helping rebuild Dusty and her brother’s nearly bankrupt ranch.<br /> &#xa0;<br /> Let a woman ride his bull? Not likely. Still, the headstrong Dusty intrigues Zach. Her father worked on the McCray ranch years ago, and Zach remembers her as a little girl when he was a cocky teen. Times change, and now she’s a beautiful and desirable young woman. A few passionate kisses leave Zach wanting more, but will Dusty’s secrets tear them apart?

3 Obsession

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Contemporary  Books  Romance 
Price :  $6.99
Release Date :  2016-07-19
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> <i>"Helen has weaved a delicately balanced story of intrigue, secrets and passion, which practically melts the pages."</i><br /> <b>-Bare Naked Words</b><br /><br /> <i>"The love story between Talon and Jade continues in Obsession. An apt title to be sure, because everyone is obsessed. Dear Ms. Helen Hardt, I toss many profanities your way for making me wait. Though I give you my deepest gratitude for building the anticipation of what I’m sure will be an epic culmination to an amazing series. "</i><br /> <b>-Heroes and Heartbreakers</b><br /><br /> <i>"Talon and Jade's chemistry sizzles and the love scenes will melt your heart and your Kindle."</i><br /> <b>-The Book Sirens</b><br /><br /> <i>"I am loving this series so freaking much… The story line is one that will have you completely engrossed…"</i><br /> <b>-Wicked Babes Blog</b><br /><br /> <i>"Helen left my head spinning and my mind racing a mile a minute. I need to know what the secrets are... "</i><br /> <b>-The Book Fairy Reviews</b><br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Jade Roberts is in love with Talon Steel but no longer welcome in his home. While she resolves to move on, she still longs for the passion she and Talon shared…and when her boss asks her to dig up information on the Steels, she’s only too happy to comply. Talon and his brothers are hiding something, and Jade is determined to find out what it is.<br /><br /> The moment Talon saw Jade he wanted her, ached for her, craved her…and now his desire has become his obsession. He knows she deserves better than his broken soul, but he can’t stay away from her, and he finally confesses his love. If he and Jade are to have a future, he knows he must make peace with the dark shadows and horrors of his past.<br /><br /> But as Talon begins his journey of healing, Jade uncovers some startling secrets…

4 Possession

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Contemporary  Books  Romance 
Price :  $6.99
Release Date :  2016-09-27
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> <i>"Sorry Christian and Gideon, there’s a new heartthrob for you to contend with. Meet Talon. Talon Steel."&#xa0;</i><br /> <b>-Booktopia&#xa0;</b><br /><br /> <i>"Possession brings Talon Steel's story to a conclusion, wrapping up a thrilling mystery intertwined with some amazingly hot sex scenes... the buildup to the protagonists discovery keeps the pages moving at a rapid-fire pace. "</i><br /> <b>-RT Book Reviews</b><br /><br /> <i>"I'm dead from the strongest book hangover ever. Helen exceeded every expectation I had for this book. It was heart pounding, heartbreaking, intense, full throttle genius. "</i><br /> <b>-Tina at Bookalicious Babes Blog</b><br /><br /> <i>"WOAH. Helen Hardt has truly blown me away with this series. It is dark, emotional, intense, horrifying, and utterly beautiful all mixed together. "</i><br /> <b>-Pretty Little Book Reviews</b><br /><br /> <i>"Such a beautiful torment - the waiting, the anticipation, the relief that only comes briefly before more questions arise, and the wait begins again... Check. Mate. Ms. Hardt..."</i><br /> <b>-Bare Naked Words</b><br /><br /> <i>"The love scenes are beautifully written and so scorching hot I’m fanning my face just thinking about them."</i><br /> <b>-The Book Sirens</b><br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Jade Roberts’s love for Talon Steel is the real deal, and she’s more determined than ever to help him come to grips with whatever is haunting him. To that end, she continues her investigation of the Steels…and unknowingly attracts some dangerous foes from their shrouded history.<br /><br /> Talon loves Jade deeply and longs to possess her forever, so he faces his worst fears and exposes his rawest wounds in an attempt to heal. The road is icy and treacherous, but if he perseveres and comes out whole on the other side, he’ll finally be worthy of Jade’s love.<br /><br /> The untamed passion between the two still blazes, but as the &#xa0;horrors of Talon’s past resurface, Jade and Talon aren’t safe…

5 Melt

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books  Contemporary 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2016-12-20
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> <i>"The chemistry in Melt is explosive!"&#xa0;</i><br /> <b>-RT Book Reviews</b><br /><br /> <i>"Melt has earned a solid place at the top of my MUST-READ list! "</i><br /> <b>-Angel Payne, USA Today bestselling author</b><br /><br /> <i>"Just when you have one question answered more are brought to life keeping you one the edge of your seat page after page."</i><br /> <b>-Wicked Babes Blog</b><br /><br /> <i>"Helen has given us a series with men that will not only Melt your heart, they will heat up your soul."</i><br /> <b>-The Book Fairy Reviews</b><br /><br /> <i>"Ms. Hardt has continued to weave her web in this installment, and the results are every bit as good…or perhaps better…than what we have seen so far. With every answer, there is another question. "</i><br /> <b>-Bare Naked Words</b><br /><br /> <i>"Melt. That is definitely a proper name for this book. Not only did I melt many times while reading it, I also went up in flames."</i><br /> <b>-Tina at Bookalicious Babes Blog</b><br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Jonah Steel is intelligent, rich, and hard-working. As the oldest of his siblings, he was charged by his father to protect them.<br /><br /> He failed in the worst way.<br /><br /> Dr. Melanie Carmichael has her own baggage. Although the renowned therapist was able to help Jonah’s brother, she is struggling with feelings of inadequacy. When the oldest Steel walks into her office seeking solace, she can’t turn her back.<br /><br /> As Melanie and Jonah attempt to work through their issues together, desperately trying to ignore the desire brewing between them, ghosts from both their pasts surface…and danger draws near.

6 Surrender

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books  Contemporary 
Price :  $6.99
Release Date :  2017-05-16
Description :  ***Surrender is a FULL-LENGTH novel! As a special thanks from Helen to her loyal readers, you'll find a FREE copy of Helen's novel, Tempting Dusty, at the end of the story. Enjoy!***<br /><br /> Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> <i>"WOAH. Helen Hardt has truly blown me away with this series. It is dark, emotional, intense, horrifying, and utterly beautiful all mixed together. "</i><br /> <b>-Pretty Little Book Reviews</b><br /><br /> <i>"The love scenes are beautifully written and so scorching hot I’m fanning my face just thinking about them."</i><br /> <b>-The Book Sirens</b><br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Jonah Steel has fallen in love with Melanie Carmichael but still lives with the guilt that consumes him as he tries to unravel the mystery of his family’s past. A new threat has surfaced, and he finds himself trapped in a web of deceit and lies.<br /><br /> Melanie loves Jonah but has yet to surrender completely to his needs. Meanwhile, a new friend uncovers more information and more questions. While the ghosts of Melanie's past still hover around her, she joins Jonah on his quest for answers. Together, they vow to find the truth.&#xa0;<br /><br /> But the deeper they dig, the more danger they uncover...and Jonah's life hangs in the balance.

7 Burn

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books  Contemporary 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2017-02-14
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> <i>"Made my heart stop in my chest. Helen has given us such a heartbreakingly beautiful series."</i><br /> <b>-Tina at Bookalicious Babes Blog</b><br /><br /> <i>"Each book unfolds leaving readers feeling immensely satisfied."</i><br /> <b>-Pretty Little Books Blog</b><br /><br /> <i>"Helen outdid herself with Burn."</i><br /> <b>-My Girlfriend's Couch Blog</b><br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Jonah Steel is knee deep into trying to solve the mystery surrounding his family and his brother’s abduction, and the arrival of his best friend has complicated the situation…although not as much as his infatuation with his brother’s therapist, Dr. Melanie Carmichael. The quiet humility of the blond beauty has him enthralled, and he burns for her as he never has for any woman.<br /><br /> Melanie Carmichael is intelligent and driven, yet filled with regret. She has fallen in love with gorgeous Jonah Steel, but fears she may never be able to tell him. The demons from her past have come for her…and she may not get out alive.&#xa0;

8 Teasing Annie

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2016-02-18
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> <i>"This series is a MUST READ. "</i><br /> <b>-United Indie Book Blog</b><br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Newly divorced from his greedy and deceptive first wife, Dallas McCray is convinced he wants a sweet country girl like his sister-in-law. So why is he lusting after the new veterinarian in town, striking New Jersey transplant Annie DeSimone?<br /> &#xa0;<br /> Also divorced, Annie yearns to leave her difficult past behind and start a new life in beautiful Colorado. Sparks fly between her and the handsome Dallas, and happiness finally seems within reach. But attraction and emotion aren’t always enough…especially when a man has vowed never to make the same mistake twice.

9 Taking Catie

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2016-02-18
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> <i>"This series is a MUST READ. "</i><br /> <b>-United Indie Book Blog</b><br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Catie Bay has worshiped much older Chad McCray since she was a child. When she fumbles a seduction attempt after her graduation from high school, she flees to Europe, hoping she can forget her unrequited love.<br /> &#xa0;<br /> Four years later, Catie returns, now a beautiful, worldly woman, and Chad, the quintessential bachelor, takes notice. He’s still not looking for love, but he wouldn’t turn down a romp in the sack with sexy Catie. She’s no longer the lovesick girl next door, though, and sometimes a man doesn’t know what he wants until it’s too late.

10 Taming Angelina

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2016-02-18
Description :  Taming Angelina is a FULL LENGTH novel! As a special thanks from Helen to her loyal readers, you'll find a copy of Helen's novel, Craving, at the end of the story. Enjoy!<br /><br /> Editorial Reviews&#xa0;<br /><br /> <i>"This series is a MUST READ. "</i><br /> <b>-United Indie Book Blog</b><br /><br /> <i>"A romance of explosive proportions!"</i><br /> <b>-The Book Fairy Reviews</b><br /><br /> Synopsis&#xa0;<br /><br /> Learn to run a ranch? Angelina Bay would rather wear last season’s clothes. But if she doesn’t, her father says she can kiss her inheritance goodbye.&#xa0;<br /><br /> Teach a spoiled heiress how to ride a horse? Not in this lifetime. Rafe Grayhawk is busy enough as a ranch hand, saving every extra penny to fund his chronically ill father’s move to Arizona—until beautiful Angelina makes him an offer he can’t refuse.&#xa0;<br /><br /> Rafe’s rules are simple—show up on time for lessons and do everything he tells her. Angie balks at authority, but soon riding lessons with the handsome hand are the least of her problems. She may lose her inheritance anyway, and Rafe is the only person who can help her.

11 Treasuring Amber

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2016-02-18
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> <i>"This series is a MUST READ. "</i><br /> <b>-United Indie Book Blog</b><br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Kissing handsome Harper Bay to avoid a confrontation with her past isn’t on Amber Cross’s “to do” list, but sometimes a situation calls for desperate measures. She doesn’t expect the kiss to leave her breathless.&#xa0;<br /><br /> Amber is the hottest thing walking but clearly not Harper’s type. Nope, he’s not looking for a platinum blond manicurist from the city. After her surprising kiss leaves him panting, he changes his mind and decides to get to know her. Chemistry sizzles between them, but this gorgeous woman has a past that could get them both killed.

12 Trusting Sydney

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2016-02-18
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> <i>"This series is a MUST READ. "</i><br /> <b>-United Indie Book Blog</b><br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Sam O’Donovan is bored with his stale life in Montana. When his brother-in-law offers him a great job and a cut of the McCray Ranch in Colorado, he’s ecstatic. This is the change he needs. As for beautiful Sydney Buchanan resurfacing? That’s icing on the cake.&#xa0;<br /><br /> Sydney’s back for one reason and one reason only. She needs to win as many rodeo purses as she can to help her parents run their struggling ranch in Nevada. She doesn’t bank on running into Sam O’Donovan. All the sparks they shared five years earlier are still there, but so much else has changed. If only Sam could understand the decisions she made during their time apart…and trust her.

13 Tantalizing Maria

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books  Contemporary 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2016-10-25
Description :  Tantalizing Maria is a FULL LENGTH novel! As a special thanks from Helen to her loyal readers, you'll find a FREE copy of Helen's novel, Lily and the Duke, at the end of the story. Enjoy!<br /><br /> Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> <i>"This is definitely the type of story that will have you alternating between smiling and crying. My heart broke at certain points. Hardt has a unique writing style that I have enjoyed across this series, a series I'm sad to see end."</i><br /> <b>-Romance Readers Retreat</b><br /><br /> <i>"This is a deeply emotional story of love, betrayal, heartache, redemption, and second chances."</i><br /> <b>-The Book Sirens</b><br /><br /> <i>"This series is a MUST READ. "</i><br /> <b>-United Indie Book Blog</b><br /><br /> <i>"Helen masterfully tackled another story with heartbreaking consequences but a happy ending"</i><br /> <b>-Tina at Bookalicious Babes Blog</b><br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Maria Gomez married her lover’s brother to give the baby she carried the name and future she deserved. Now she is widowed, and her oldest child’s father—the only man she ever loved—has returned.<br /><br /> In prison for a crime he didn’t commit, Jefferson Bay never forgot the beautiful woman who betrayed him with his own brother. When DNA evidence proved Jeff’s innocence years later and he was released, he vowed to find Maria and seek his revenge.<br /><br /> The passion between the two has never died, but can they learn to trust each other again?

14 Lily and the Duke

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Historical  Books  Romance 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2015-04-08
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> <i>"This book was fantastic. It was steamy, funny, romantic, and just about any other emotion you can think of..."</i><br /> <b>-Steamy Book Mama</b><br /><br /> <i>"Ms. Hardt has a way of writing that makes me forget I'm reading a book. It's more like slipping into a world she created and getting lost for a while."</i><br /> <b>-Tiger Lily, Whipped Cream Reviews</b><br /><br /> <i>"…It’s a very heartfelt story between Lily and Daniel and the intense love and passion they come to feel for each other."</i><br /> <b>-All Is Read</b><br /><br /> <i>"The writing was fast paced, and HOT for an historical romance…with lots of chemistry between Daniel and Lily, and lots of fun on Lily’s part! There was the requisite drama, well played out. The characters were full of fun, laughter, mischief and of course some hot sexy!"</i><br /> <b>-Bound by Books</b><br /><br /> <i>"Ms. Hardt creates magic…"</i><br /> <b>-The Romance Studio</b><br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Lady Lily Jameson is thrilled to attend a house party given by the Daniel Farnsworth, the Duke of Lybrook, but not because he’s the most eligible bachelor in the peerage. Her only interest is his famous art collection, which reputedly includes a painting by her favorite artist, Jan Vermeer. Daniel, duke only by virtue of the untimely deaths of his father and older brother, wants nothing to do with his new duties. He’d rather continue his rakish ways. When he finds the lovely Lily sneaking around the property in search of his art collection, sparks fly. Despite her father’s wishes, Lily has no intention of marrying. She wants to travel the world to gain real life inspiration for her painting and writing. And what could be better worldly experience than a passionate affair with the notorious Duke of Lybrook? But circumstances may change the game and the players…and danger lurks, as well.&#xa0;

15 Rose in Bloom

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Historical  Books  Romance 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2015-04-08
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> <i>"Flawlessly written, and in my opinion a work of art..."</i><br /> <b>-Girly Girl Book Reviews</b><br /><br /> <i>"This is a beautiful love story between two people who weren’t ever supposed to be together. The story moved along and didn’t drag at all... Great read for those who love historical romance, and even if you don’t, I say try this series. "</i><br /> <b>-Delightfully Dirty Reads</b><br /><br /> <i>"Helen writes these books with such grace and finesse that you feel as though you’ve been transported back in time and are walking among the characters. You feel every bit of passion, anguish, and love emanating from the pages. It envelops you and leaves you grasping at the hopes that these two wonderfully in love couples get to have the HEA they both deserve."</i><br /> <b>-Bare Naked Words</b><br /><br /> <i>"I loved this book. The characters were wonderful. They each showed their vulnerable sides as well as their strengths. They are real people and have real problems but also some very loving solutions…"</i><br /> <b>-Night Owl Reviews</b><br /><br /> <i>"Is it hot in here? I mean it’s July, the sun is blazing, but I’m sitting in an air conditioned house sweating bullets. Congratulations Ms. Hardt, you dropped me into the middle of a scorching hot story and let me burn."</i><br /> <b>-Seriously Reviewed</b><br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> <i>Wiltshire, England 1853</i><br /> Lady Rose Jameson knows her place—respect authority and convention and marry a suitable member of the peerage. Lord Evan Xavier, the second son of the Earl of Brighton, possesses the necessary pedigree, but though Rose enjoys his company, the spark she craves is missing…the spark she feels with handsome commoner Cameron Price. Cameron has accepted his lot in life—to care for his widowed mother and two younger sisters. Instead of writing the music he loves, he’s destined to work the land his family leases from the Duke of Lybrook…and deal with his overwhelming feelings for the duke’s sister-in-law, Lady Rose. When Cam’s sister becomes ill, he needs money quickly, and his fate is further sealed. He must say goodbye to Rose forever. But circumstances and the appearance of an elderly stranger may change both their lives.&#xa0;

16 Lady Alexandra's Lover

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Erotic Romance  Books  Romance  Historical 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2015-04-11
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> "Ms. Hardt has a way of writing that makes me forget I'm reading a book. It's more like slipping into a world she created and getting lost for a while." -Tiger Lily, Whipped Cream Reviews<br /><br /> "Ms. Hardt creates magic…" -The Romance Studio<br /><br /> "Flawlessly written, and in my opinion a work of art..." -Girly Girl Book Reviews<br /><br /> "Helen writes these books with such grace and finesse that you feel as though you’ve been transported back in time and are walking among the characters. You feel every bit of passion, anguish, and love emanating from the pages. It envelops you and leaves you grasping at the hopes that these two wonderfully in love couples get to have the HEA they both deserve." -Bare Naked Words<br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Lady Alexandra MacIntyre has made up her mind. Having grown up in near poverty, she's marrying for money—a lot of money—and she’ll do anything to achieve her goal...even get herself caught in a compromising situation by her overprotective and smugly conventional—although achingly handsome—new stepbrother, Lord Evan Xavier.<br /><br /> Evan, the second son of the Earl of Brighton, considers Alexandra a genuine pain in his arse. She's beautiful, yes, but also headstrong and lacking in social graces and respect for authority. Unfortunately, while his father and her mother are away on their wedding trip, she is his responsibility. When she announces her plan to travel to London, he has no choice but to go along as her protector.<br /><br /> When the two are stranded after a carriage accident, circumstances spiral out of control, and the heat between them can’t be denied. Rescue is on its way, but Alexandra still has her own agenda…

17 Twisted

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books  Contemporary 
Release Date :  2017-12-26
Description :  Ryan Steel, his world recently upended by an earth-shattering secret, now faces yet another potential revelation surrounding the Steel family mystery. He no longer fully trusts his siblings or the woman he loves. He’s alone—alone and terrified and immersed in a conundrum that becomes more twisted each day.<br /><br /> Ruby Lee loves Ryan and desperately wants to help him. She’ll do whatever she must to see him through this troubling time, but her own shrouded past still haunts her, and she’s determined to put an end to both of their mysteries once and for all. But the more she uncovers, the more danger she’s in…and she may lose Ryan forever.

18 Sophie's Voice

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Historical  Books  Romance 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2016-02-09
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> <i>"Ms. Hardt has a way of writing that makes me forget I'm reading a book. It's more like slipping into a world she created and getting lost for a while."</i><br /> <b>-Tiger Lily, Whipped Cream Reviews</b><br /><br /> <i>"Ms. Hardt creates magic…"</i><br /> <b>-The Romance Studio</b><br /><br /> <i>"Flawlessly written, and in my opinion a work of art..."</i><br /> <b>-Girly Girl Book Reviews</b><br /><br /> <i>"Helen writes these books with such grace and finesse that you feel as though you’ve been transported back in time and are walking among the characters. You feel every bit of passion, anguish, and love emanating from the pages. It envelops you and leaves you grasping at the hopes that these two wonderfully in love couples get to have the HEA they both deserve."</i><br /> <b>-Bare Naked Words</b><br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Lady Sophie MacIntyre has the voice of an angel, but due to her timid nature, no one ever hears it. After losing a bet to her conniving sister, Sophie auditions for the new musicale at the Regal Theatre run by handsome actor Zachary Newland. Though distracted by Zach’s elegant masculinity and her own nerves, she sings well and earns a role in the production.<br /><br /> Zach is a confirmed bachelor, and his taste in women leans toward the glamorous and uninhibited…until he meets the demure Sophie. Her delicate soprano and understated beauty captivate him. She responds to his inappropriate kiss, but quickly dismisses the heat between them. She’s a lady of the peerage, after all, and not one to associate with a rake like him.<br /><br /> Zach, however, is not so easily dissuaded. He gets what he wants, and he intends to help Sophie find her true voice…in more ways than one.

19 Unraveled

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books  Contemporary 
Release Date :  2018-02-13
Description :  Ryan Steel and Ruby Lee are in love, but before they can move forward with a life together, they’re determined to bring resolution to the many unanswered questions they still face. To complicate matters, new threats arise with the arrival of two startling figures from their pasts.<br /> &#xa0;<br /> As they race against time to find answers, unexpected forces pull them apart. Ryan's brothers, Talon and Jonah, rally to help, wanting to end the struggle and finally bring the last perpetrators to justice. But another riddle surfaces, deepening the rift between Ruby and Ryan. Will they salvage their relationship and finally unravel the mysteries surrounding them?

20 The Outlaw's Angel

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books 
Price :  $2.99
Release Date :  2016-03-24
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> "The strong, dynamic characters, as well as the people they met during their journey, made the story fabulous. This story, as well as the surprise ending, grabbed my attention and wouldn't let go."<br /> –The Romance Studio<br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> The last thing bounty hunter Bobby Morgan expects after a stay in a small Dakota town is to wake up in a dirty jail cell accused of a crime he didn't commit. When a preacher's beautiful daughter provides a means for escape, he takes it. On the run with his feisty hostage, Bobby swears to her he means her no harm.<br /><br /> Naomi Blackburn wants nothing more than to go home to her ma and pa. But her handsome outlaw captor ignites a passion in her that's both frightening and exciting. Can two decidedly different souls come together? Or will misfortunes and Bobby's own doubts keep them apart?<br /><br /> The Outlaw’s Angel is a 26,000 word American western historical romance novella. It contains spicy sex and graphic language and violence.

21 The Cowboy and the Cougar

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Historical  Books  Romance  Contemporary 
Price :  $2.99
Release Date :  2016-06-24
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> "This book sizzled. The chemistry with this couple was explosive. It definitely is not for the faint of heart. There is a high volume of sexuality and it is very graphic. Often when that is the case, there is no storyline and the plot is underdeveloped. That was definitely not the case here. The book was highly emotional. This is not my first Helen Hardt book and it will certainly not be my last. "<br /> -Brenda Talley, The Romance Studio<br /><br /> "I loved this book. The characters were wonderful. They each showed their vulnerable sides as well as their strengths. They are real people and have real problems but also some very loving solutions... I found myself daydreaming of my own cowboy after finishing this book. The warm feelings that I got from reading it just didn’t want to go away. I wonder where I can find me one of those young cowboys… Oh yeah, I’m married. But a girl can dream and this guy is definitely worth dreaming about. Lucky Holly."<br /> -Terrihawk, Night Owl Romance Reviews<br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> A hot time with a gorgeous young cowboy is just what the doctor ordered for forty-year- old Holly Taylor. But after a night of amazing passion, she leaves discreetly. Life has other plans for her at the moment.&#xa0;<br /><br /> After the best sex of his life, single father Jack Sherwood isn’t ready to give up his mystery woman.When he runs into her several months later, he’s relentless in his pursuit, and he doesn’t care a whit about their eleven-year age difference.<br /><br /> Holly’s life has taken a new course since her first meeting with Jack, and she’s convinced she’s not what the and his adorable son need. Can her new friends at The Cougar Club persuade her to stop running? Or will she lose the best thing to ever happen to her?

22 Lessons of the Heart

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books 
Price :  $2.99
Release Date :  2016-03-24
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> The main characters had such dynamic, emotional personalities, it seemed as if they were destined to find each other. However, a happily-ever-after was not simply reached. The style of Hardt's book grabbed my attention... Hardt is an author whom I expect to see more and more of in the future.<br /> –The Romance Studio<br /><br /> This story is one of the best I've read... Stories like this one don't come along very often. The writing is excellent, the flow is perfect, the characters are likable, loveable, even when there's the chance these two won't wind up together.<br /> –Long and Short Reviews<br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Spinster schoolteacher Ruth Blackburn has accepted her fate. She's not meant for love, especially not with ill-mannered—though excruciatingly handsome—Garth Mackenzie, the widowed father of one of her students. She'll just have to ignore the fact that he makes her skin heat.<br /><br /> Garth Mackenzie is used to loss. The Civil War cost him his best friend and his ability to sleep through the night, and illness stole his wife and son. To avoid the pain of losing his daughter, he keeps her at arm's length, much to her teacher's dismay. Ruth Blackburn is independent and opinionated—just what Garth doesn't need. But her vibrant beauty and energy awaken feelings in him he thought long dead.<br /><br /> Lessons of the Heart is a 28,000 word American western historical romance novella. It contains spicy sex.

23 Calendar Boy

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books  Contemporary 
Price :  $2.99
Release Date :  2016-06-24
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> "Once I picked up this book I couldn’t put it down. I was riveted from page one to the very end. I love Cougar stories and this has just made my top five. I highly recommend this book."<br /> –Sweet Pea, Whipped Cream Reviews<br /><br /> "As a writer, I love when another author writes a book about the wonderful book world. Even more so when they write it so well you can actually put yourself right in the characters' shoes. I loved this book... I immediately put it at the top of my pile. And I am so glad I did. "<br /> –Drea, JPB Reviews<br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Forty-five- year-old erotic romance author Stacy Oppenheimer has always been an introvert, and her recent divorce has left her scared of her own shadow. But when her favorite cover model, Michael Moretti, corners her at a writers’ conference, she swallows her inhibitions for a moment and teases him a little.<br /><br /> Michael Moretti, age thirty-six, knows his career as a cover model and exotic dancer is rapidly coming to an end due to his age. He has his own reasons for attending this conference—find an attractive older woman whom he can woo into keeping him in the lifestyle to which he’s become accustomed. Lovely Stacy fits his requirements nicely.<br /><br /> With Michael’s help, Stacy begins to overcome her shyness and engages in some exciting activities both outside and inside the bedroom. But she’s nobody’s sugar mama, and she makes that clear to him when she finds out his ulterior motive. Too bad for Michael, who finds out he just might be in a little deeper than he thought.

24 Song of the Raven

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books 
Price :  $2.99
Release Date :  2016-03-24
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> “Ms. Hardt did a great job of portraying the tenderness and emotion between Ella and Silver Raven. It is clear from the moment they meet, they have chemistry to burn. The love scenes between the two are very touching and well written.”<br /> –Long and Short Reviews<br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Ella Morgan loves her mother and father, but she's grown weary of their overbearing protectiveness. She longs for excitement, adventure, and most of all, love. When she finds an injured Lakota warrior hiding in her barn, she's intrigued by the brave and handsome man.<br /><br /> Silver Raven has found his soul mate in the woman with eyes the color of violets at first bloom. Can he convince her to leave her home and family and take her rightful place as his woman? Or will Ella's father and the prejudices of society keep them apart?<br /><br /> Song of the Raven is a 28,000 word American western historical romance novella. It contains spicy sex and graphic language and violence.

25 Her Two Lovers

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Contemporary  Books  Romance  Erotic Romance 
Price :  $6.99
Release Date :  2016-04-05
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> “Loving Eve is indeed hot. I had to check my screen for melted spots. I felt like I was right there with Eve, suffering her anxiety and overwhelming passion as she was wooed by the men in her life.”<br /> –Whipped Cream Reviews<br /><br /> “Slow and Wet is pure erotic thrills! Ms. Hardt creates magic with a scandalous book that is bubbling with passion, smoking hot lust, and love... In this quick plot format, the author doesn't scrimp on her character development, plot, or action, demonstrating her ability to create a fantastic, titillating story that will leave the reader breathless!”<br /> –The Romance Studio<br /><br /> “I know when I open a book by Helen Hardt, I'm in for a treat. This book was no exception. It's steamy from the first page. I needed a cool shower after reading... If you want a story with an ending you won't see coming and lots of white-hot sex, you need to read Primal Instinct.”<br /> –Whipped Cream Reviews<br /><br /> “Pianist Envy unfolds into a spark-riddled explosion between Jane and Chandler. Chandler sets out to get under Jane's skin at times and it works. The story is a wickedly fun way to put your feet up and escape.”<br /> –SensualReads.com<br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> Belly dancer Eve Costello has a problem. She’s in love with both her roommates. Satisfied to simply worship them from afar, she’s unprepared when they drop a bomb. Jon and Brian are in love with her, too, and they want her to choose between them. Their solution? She spends one evening with each of them, allowing them to woo her before she makes her decision. Will she be able to choose one over the other? Or will she be condemned to choosing neither, leaving all three of them miserable?<br /><br /> Loving Eve is just one of the hot menage stories in this collection. Jill takes on two cowboys in Slow and Wet, Jane beds a musician and his best friend in Pianist Envy, and Erin is seduced by two lion shifters in Primal Instinct.

26 Misadventures of a Good Wife

Author : Meredith Wild & Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books  Contemporary 
Release Date :  2017-10-03
Description :  Kate and Price Lewis had the perfect marriage—love, fulfilling careers, and a great apartment in the city. But when Price’s work takes him overseas and his plane goes down, their happily-ever-after goes down with it.&#xa0;<br /><br /> A year later, Kate is still trying to cope. She’s tied to her grief as tightly as she was bound to Price. When her sister-in-law coaxes her into an extended girls’ trip—three weeks on a remote island in the South Pacific—Kate agrees. At a villa as secluded as the island, they’re the only people in sight, until Kate sees a ghost walking toward them on the beach. Price is alive.<br /><br /> Their reunion is anything but picture perfect. Kate has been loyal to the husband she thought was dead, but she needs answers. What she gets instead is a cryptic proposal—go back home in three weeks, or disappear with Price...forever.&#xa0;<br /><br /> Emotions run high, passions burn bright, and Kate faces an impossible choice. Can Price win back his wife? Or will his secrets tear them apart?

27 Destination Desire

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Erotic Romance  Books  Romance 
Price :  $3.99
Release Date :  2016-04-05
Description :  Editorial Reviews<br /><br /> “There are some great one-sided conversations, hot eroticism, and a lot of fun in this book. It kept me smiling on every page! I highly recommend this as a fun interlude when you need a light-hearted romp through the pages of fiction in an exotic location.”<br /> –The Romance Studio<br /><br /> “A delightfully sexy read... I laughed and smiled though the whole thing. Ms. Hardt packs a lot of story into thirty-four pages. Just the kind of read I needed after such a blah day. If you need a quick mood improvement, give French Kiss a go. It worked for me.”<br /> –Manic Readers<br /><br /> “Is it hot in here? I mean, it's July, the sun is blazing, but I'm sitting in an air-conditioned house sweating bullets. Congratulations, Ms. Hardt, you dropped me into the middle of a scorching hot story and let me burn.”<br /> –Seriously Reviewed<br /><br /> “All I can say about Ms. Hardt's scintillating tale is...Hot! Hot! Hot! A gorgeous man, a sizzling exotic location, and enough rum drinks to go around... A gratifying story that will leave you out of breath and ready to book your own vacation.”<br /> –Whipped Cream Reviews<br /><br /> Synopsis<br /><br /> What’s your pleasure? A hot Korean who speaks only body language? A gorgeous and heroic Frenchman? A masked man who can seduce with a mere touch? A Jamaican god who knows exactly how to tie you up?&#xa0;<br /><br /> When your destination is desire, anything goes…

28 The Temptation Saga: Anthology

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books  Contemporary 
Price :  $35.99
Release Date :  2017-07-05
Description :  Tempting Dusty<br /> El Diablo strikes no fear in the heart of Dusty O’Donovan. The accomplished rider knows life holds much greater fears than a feisty stud bull. Diablo’s owner, Zach McCray, is offering half a million dollars to anyone who can stay on him for a full eight seconds. That purse would go a long way helping rebuild Dusty and her brother’s nearly bankrupt ranch.<br /> &#xa0;<br /> Let a woman ride his bull? Not likely. Still, the headstrong Dusty intrigues Zach. Her father worked on the McCray ranch years ago, and Zach remembers her as a little girl when he was a cocky teen. Times change, and now she’s a beautiful and desirable young woman. A few passionate kisses leave Zach wanting more, but will Dusty’s secrets tear them apart?<br /><br /> Teasing Annie<br /> Newly divorced from his greedy and deceptive first wife, Dallas McCray is convinced he wants a sweet country girl like his sister-in-law. So why is he lusting after the new veterinarian in town, striking New Jersey transplant Annie DeSimone?<br /> &#xa0;<br /> Also divorced, Annie yearns to leave her difficult past behind and start a new life in beautiful Colorado. Sparks fly between her and the handsome Dallas, and happiness finally seems within reach. But attraction and emotion aren’t always enough…especially when a man has vowed never to make the same mistake twice.<br /><br /> Taking Catie<br /> Catie Bay has worshiped much older Chad McCray since she was a child. When she fumbles a seduction attempt after her graduation from high school, she flees to Europe, hoping she can forget her unrequited love.<br /> &#xa0;<br /> Four years later, Catie returns, now a beautiful, worldly woman, and Chad, the quintessential bachelor, takes notice. He’s still not looking for love, but he wouldn’t turn down a romp in the sack with sexy Catie. She’s no longer the lovesick girl next door, though, and sometimes a man doesn’t know what he wants until it’s too late.<br /><br /> Taming Angelina<br /> Learn to run a ranch? Angelina Bay would rather wear last season’s clothes. But if she doesn’t, her father says she can kiss her inheritance goodbye.&#xa0;<br /><br /> Teach a spoiled heiress how to ride a horse? Not in this lifetime. Rafe Grayhawk is busy enough as a ranch hand, saving every extra penny to fund his chronically ill father’s move to Arizona—until beautiful Angelina makes him an offer he can’t refuse.&#xa0;<br /><br /> Rafe’s rules are simple—show up on time for lessons and do everything he tells her. Angie balks at authority, but soon riding lessons with the handsome hand are the least of her problems. She may lose her inheritance anyway, and Rafe is the only person who can help her.<br /><br /> Treasuring Amber<br /> Kissing handsome Harper Bay to avoid a confrontation with her past isn’t on Amber Cross’s “to do” list, but sometimes a situation calls for desperate measures. She doesn’t expect the kiss to leave her breathless.&#xa0;<br /><br /> Amber is the hottest thing walking but clearly not Harper’s type. Nope, he’s not looking for a platinum blond manicurist from the city. After her surprising kiss leaves him panting, he changes his mind and decides to get to know her. Chemistry sizzles between them, but this gorgeous woman has a past that could get them both killed.&#xa0;<br /><br /> Trusting Sydney<br /> Sam O’Donovan is bored with his stale life in Montana. When his brother-in-law offers him a great job and a cut of the McCray Ranch in Colorado, he’s ecstatic. This is the change he needs. As for beautiful Sydney Buchanan resurfacing? That’s icing on the cake.&#xa0;<br /><br /> Sydney’s back for one reason and one reason only. She needs to win as many rodeo purses as she can to help her parents run their struggling ranch in Nevada. She doesn’t bank on running into Sam O’Donovan. All the sparks they shared five years earlier are still there, but so much else has changed. If only Sam could understand the decisions she made during their time apart…and trust her.<br /><br /> Tantalizing Maria<br /> Maria Gomez married her lover’s brother to give the baby she carried the name and future she deserved. Now she is widowed, and her oldest child’s father—the only man she ever loved—has returned.<br /><br /> In prison for a crime he didn’t commit, Jefferson Bay never forgot the beautiful woman who betrayed him with his own brother. When DNA evidence proved Jeff’s innocence years later and he was released, he vowed to find Maria and seek his revenge.<br /><br /> The passion between the two has never died, but can they learn to trust each other again?

29 Misadventures with a Rockstar

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Romance  Books  Contemporary 
Release Date :  2018-06-05
Description :  Heather Myles isn’t exactly thrilled to accompany her groupie roommate to an Emerald Phoenix concert. The aspiring screen writer would rather be home with a good book. After Susie pleads with her, though, Heather relents. What the heck? Maybe a change of scenery is just what she needs to combat her desolation over getting turned down by yet another small production company.<br /> &#xa0;<br /> After the performance, Jett Draconis, lead singer and guitarist for the band, isn’t up for the party scene. He’s grown tired of being mauled by horny devotees…until an auburn-haired goddess catches his eye. Though she initially rebuffs his advances, he’s determined not to take no for an answer. Sparks erupt between him and Heather, but Jett knows better than to fall in love. A secret from his past could destroy him—and everyone close to him—if he does.

30 Got Style?

Author : Helen Hardt
Genre :  Writing  Books  Reference  Professional & Technical  Education  Language Arts & Disciplines 
Price :  $4.99
Release Date :  2015-10-20
Description :  Are your participles dangling? Can't get your tense sequencing right? Are you telling instead of showing?<br /><br />Helen Hardt takes you through the details you may have forgotten from English class and entertains you along the way. This little book is sure to be invaluable to both beginning and seasoned writers.<br /><br />Ms. Hardt is a professional editor of fiction. She counts among her clients New York Times Bestselling Authors, USA Today Bestselling Authors, RITA winners and finalists, and EPIC winners and finalists. She is also a #1 New York Times, #1 USA Today, and #1 Wall Street Journal bestselling author of romantic fiction..



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