October New Releases
Here’s what’s coming this month from Random House Romance.
| Until There Was You by Jessica Scott (On Sale 10/8)
A by-the-book captain with a West Point background, Evan Loehr refuses to mix business with pleasure—except for an unguarded instance years ago when he succumbed to the deep sensuality of redheaded beauty Claire Montoya. Since that brief lapse in judgment, Evan has been at odds with her. But when he is asked to train a combat team alongside Claire, battle-hardened Evan is in for the fight of his life.
| Nights in White Satin by Linda Caji (On Sale 10/8)
Jill Daneforth has come overseas to retrieve a prized emerald necklace from the con man who swindled it from her mother. But after arriving in England, she meets the handsome, aristocratic Rick Kitteridge, who may take her mind off her intended goal: to find the thief and take back what is rightfully hers. Rick proves a delicious distraction . . . but are Jill’s secrets safe with the seductive blue-eyed devil?
| Lana’s Lawman by Karen Leabo (On Sale 10/8)
Though it’s been years since Sloan Bennett has seen Lana Gaston, time melts instantly when he comes to her rescue during a Texas thunderstorm. Lana was everything a teenage bad boy couldn’t have . . . but she felt like his for three magical weeks. Then she broke his heart—and Sloan left Destiny, Texas. But now he’s back, wearing a badge, and wondering if fate has decided to give him another chance.
| The Three Musketeers: Born to Be Wild by Donna Kauffman (On Sale 10/8)
They call themselves the Three Musketeers: three lifelong friends, men who will put it all on the line in the name of honor and loyalty. Of course, that’s nothing for musketeer Zach Brogan, who risks life and limb daily as the owner of an adventure vacation outfitter. Skydiving into active volcanoes, hang gliding off glaciers, diving in shark-infested waters—Zach lives and breathes heart-stopping scenarios. But nothing can prepare him for seeing his childhood friend Dara again—or for the visceral reaction their reunion incites.
|The Three Musketeers: Midnight Heat by Donna Kauffman (On Sale 10/8)
They call themselves the Three Musketeers: three lifelong friends, men who will put it all on the line in the name of honor and loyalty. Friendship is the most important thing in Dane Colbourne’s life—apart from his job as an investigator. After the near-catastrophic collision of two planes, Dane focuses on the air traffic controller who appears to be responsible. But Adria Burke has gone over the details and she is certain her commands saved hundreds of lives.As they try to ignore the fact that there is an undeniable spark between them, together Adria and Dane uncover evidence that there was something else going on in the sky the night of the incident.
|The Three Musketeers: Surrender the Dark by Donna Kauffman (On Sale 10/8)
They call themselves the Three Musketeers: three lifelong friends, men who will put it all on the line in the name of honor and loyalty. Jarrett McCullough values those bonds as seriously as he values his job heading a covert group of international spys. But his current mission has suddenly gone very wrong—and he finds himself wounded and near death paces from Rae Gannon’s front door. Though it has been two years since Rae left McCullough’s team, she jumps into action. But as Rae tends to Jarrett’s battered body she realizes that the air between them is still sizzling with a slow-burning need. If they surrender to their desires, it may cost them their lives.
|The Outlander Series 7-Book Bundle by Diana Gabaldon (On Sale 10/15)
Diana Gabaldon’s acclaimed Outlander series blends rich historical fiction with riveting adventure and a truly epic love story. Now, with this convenient seven-volume eBook bundle, discover the novels that have won Gabaldon millions of fans and introduced readers to the brilliant Claire Randall and valiant Highlander Jamie Fraser.
|A Simple Autumn by Rosalind Lauer (On Sale 10/16)
Jonah King has no desire to leave his close-knit community. All his hopes and dreams lie in Lancaster County, and many of them revolve around his longtime love for Annie Stoltzfus. For years he’s been trying to get her to see what burns inside his heart, yet he remains all but invisible to her. Annie’s beautiful eyes reflect only her affection for Jonah’s older brother—and her sadness when he chooses another. Jonah knows that he must speak up, but when he’s around Annie his calm, capable demeanor flees, leaving him tongue-twisted and awkward.
Angels at the Table by Debbie Macomber (On Sale 10/23)
Lucie Farrara and Aren Fairchild meet after bumping into each other—seemingly by accident—in Times Square on New Year’s Eve. They immediately hit it off and find they have a lot in common: Lucie is a burgeoning chef and Aren is a respected food critic. But just as quickly as they’re brought together, another twist of fate tears them apart, leaving Lucie and Aren with no way to reconnect.
A year later, the two have not forgotten their one serendipitous evening—and neither have Shirley, Goodness, Mercy, and Will. To reunite the young couple, the angels create an unforgettable Christmas miracle.
|An Amish Gift by Cynthia Keller (On Sale 10/30)
After her husband, loses his latest job, Jennie Davis is grateful to be in a car en route to beautiful Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.
Soon, long-simmering tensions between Jennie and her husband rise to the surface. As the holiday season approaches, their family is challenged as never before—until an unexpected visitor arrives to give Jennie the greatest gift of all.
|Forbidden by Jacquelyn Frank (On Sale 10/30)
The unexpected happens in an instant. On her way to work, secretary Docia Waverley hurtles into a crashing crossroads, and she quickly begins to suspect that things will never be the same. Then, when a tall, blond, muscular stranger intervenes on her behalf, telling her it is his duty to protect her at all cost, what is just a feeling turns to proof positive. That is, as long as Docia’s savior doesn’t turn out to be a crazed kidnapper.
|The Recruit by Monica McCarty (On Sale 10/30)
Fiery, aggressive, and bold, Kenneth Sutherland is a true champion—skilled with any weapon and driven to win. Now Kenneth is ready for his greatest challenge: joining Robert the Bruce’s secret army to fight among the elite. Kenneth’s best chance to attain that honor is by winning the Highland Games. Focused and prepared for victory, he is caught off guard by a lovely wisp of a woman—and a stolen moment of wicked seduction. Her innocent arousal and her shameless hunger fire his blood. He’s determined to win his place in the guard—and in Mary of Mar’s bed.
|Stolen by Shiloh Walker (On Sale 10/30)
Shay Morgan has stayed hidden for a long time. Living a reclusive life in Earth’s End, Alaska, she’s as far away as she can get from the trauma of her childhood and the man who hurt her long ago. But terror takes over Shay’s life yet again when an unknown stalker steals away the fragile peace she’s built for herself—targeting not only her but the one man who’s ever managed to get past the walls she’s built around herself.
| An Amish Holiday by Cynthia Keller (On Sale 10/30)
Meg Hobart has everything: a happy marriage, a beautiful home in Charlotte, North Carolina, and three wonderful children. But it all comes crashing down the day she learns that her husband has brought the family to financial ruin. Penniless and homeless, the family pack up what little they still possess and leave behind their golden life for good. Then a twist of fate forces the Hobarts to take refuge with a kind Amish family in Pennsylvania, where they must learn to live without the comforts of the modern world and realize what is truly important.
|Frostbitten by Kelley Armstrong (On Sale 10/30)
Being the world’s only female werewolf has its advantages, such as having her pick of the Otherworld’s most desirable males. And Elena Michaels couldn’t have picked a more dangerously sexy and undyingly loyal mate than Clayton Danvers. Now their bond will be put to the ultimate test as they follow a bloody trail of gruesome slayings deep into Alaska’s frozen wilderness.
|Iced: A Dani O’Malley Novel (Fever Series) by Karen Marie Moning (On Sale 10/30)
Dani O’Malley plays by her own set of rules—and in a world overrun by Dark Fae, her biggest rule is: Do what it takes to survive. Possessing rare talents and the all-powerful Sword of Light, Dani is more than equipped for the task.
When Dublin’s most seductive nightclub gets blanketed in hoarfrost, Dani finds herself at the mercy of Ryodan, the club’s ruthless, immortal owner. He needs her quick wit and exceptional skill to figure out what’s freezing Fae and humans dead in their tracks—and Ryodan will do anything to ensure her compliance.
|Hotel Vendome by Danielle Steel (On Sale 10/30)
The hotel was old, run-down. But tnder Hugues Martin’s, a young, ambitious hotelier, supervision the Hotel Vendôme is soon renowned for its elegance, its unparalleled service and discretion—the ideal New York refuge for the rich and famous, as well as a perfect home for Hugues’s beautiful young wife and their daughter. But when his wife runs off with a notorious rock star, Hugues and the hotel are the center of Heloise’s life.
She longs to follow in her father’s footsteps and the lessons she has learned at her father’s side, in their exciting upstairs/downstairs world, will carry her through all the challenges that lie ahead.
|Beneath a Darkening Moon by Keri Arthur (On Sale 10/30)
Savannah Grant still harbors deep secrets and carries emotional scars from a love affair gone bad many years ago. She has tried to bury her heartbreak in her job as chief ranger of the Ripple Creek werewolf reservation. But now someone is murdering humans on her turf, and the pattern matches a series of deaths she witnessed a decade ago: the same year that she met—and lost—the love of her life.
|The Trustworthy Redhead by Iris Johansen (On Sale 10/30)
Billionaire Alex Ben Raschid can’t remember the last time he heard the word “no.” As Houston’s economic powerhouse and heir to a vast, oil-rich Middle Eastern sheikdom, Alex is used to getting what he wants. And when he lays eyes on Sabrina, the sensuous redhead hired to belly dance for his party, he wants her . . . and immediately sets out to possess her—heart and soul. But it is clear that his virile and arrogant manner will never win him Sabrina’s heart. Could Alex ever be humble enough to sway her?