Take The Heat Is Free!

TakeTheHeat-FreePromoIf you like hot stories of dashing detectives and hardened criminals, then you’ll love Take The Heat. Edited by Skye Warren, the anthology features a selection of outstanding crime stories, and the best news is that for a limited time, you can get it free.

Here’s what’s on offer:

The ultimate bad boys, criminals capture our attention and awaken our darkest desires. Celebrate the illicit in this romantic suspense anthology, where handcuffs are used for more than play. These stories are shocking, sexy, and thought-provoking.

In New York Times Bestseller Skye Warren’s Magnolia Hotel, meet the heroine who pays her brother’s debt to a loan shark—who happens to be her childhood crush. Find out if the jury made the right decision in Acquitted by award-winning author Giselle Renarde. Explore a dark and sensual psychology with New York Times Bestseller Pam Godwin in Unlawful Seduction.

New York Times Bestseller Skye Warren – Magnolia Hotel
Cynthia Rayne – Captivated
New York Times Bestseller Pam Godwin – Unlawful Seduction
Sheri Savill – Slipknot
New York Times Bestseller Shoshanna Evers – This Might Hurt A Bit
Candy Quinn – The Bombshell
Tamsin Flowers – Playing with Fire
Elizabeth Coldwell – Disposing of Donnie
Audrey Lusk – Surprise Witness
Trent Evans – Last Day
Giselle Renarde – Acquitted

Ride the edge of desire and see if you can TAKE THE HEAT…

The anthology is available free from Amazon Kindle, Nook and iBooks. Enjoy!

Take The Heat Update


Lovers of erotic noir and clever, kinky crime fiction need wait no longer – Take The Heat is now available to pre-order from Amazon. Click on the cover below to find out more. TakeTheHeat-500x750

And to give you a flavour of the stories on offer, here’s the very beginning of my contribution to the anthology, Disposing Of Donnie:

“So you see, Mr. Mackenzie, life would be so much easier if Donnie wasn’t around anymore.”

Luanne Palmer gazed at me across the diner’s table, looking up through mascara-thick eyelashes, her expression imploring. I’d seen that look from women before, and I’d never been able to resist its lure.

“Yeah, I see exactly what you mean—and please, call me Mike.”

“So you think you can do it for me, Mike? Kill the lousy son of a bitch?”

Her voice had risen, thick with passion and contempt, and I shushed her, afraid of anyone overhearing even though I’d picked the booth farthest from the counter for our little rendezvous. Glancing round, I saw that no one was paying us the least mind, and I relaxed a fraction.

I’d chosen to meet her at Nardiello’s for a couple of reasons. First, the diner was always quiet in the middle of the day, with less chance of any prospective client being spotted in my company. Second, they did the best damn apple pie in the state, so at least I’d get to eat well if Luanne Palmer turned out to be a no-show. God knows I’d had enough of those over the years: fantasists and time wasters who poured their hearts out over the phone to me about the man who just had to die, but lost their nerve at the last moment or couldn’t come up with the necessary green to turn that fantasy into reality.

But when Luanne had come clicking into Nardiello’s on those sky-high heels, body hugged by a cute polka-dot blouse and black pencil skirt and eyes disguised behind dark glasses, I knew everything about this dame was serious. The wiggle in her walk had my cock lurching to attention in my underwear, and when she’d sat opposite me, I’d caught a whiff of a perfume that spoke of midnight and sin.

To find out if the luscious Luanne gets her wish, pick up a copy of Take The Heat, where you’ll also be able to read smart and sexy stories from the best-selling likes of Skye Warren, Giselle Renarde and Shoshanna Evers. It’s hot!

Take The Heat Cover Reveal

Take The Heat is the latest anthology from the very talented Skye Warren, due for release in September, and the cover has just been unveiled over at the AllRomance Café. You can get a sneak peak, and find out more about some of the contributors here.

Take The Heat will be a must-read for lovers of erotic crime fiction, and my own story, Disposing of Donnie, will make you wonder what you’d do if you knew someone who could remove an unwanted spouse from your life. More details in due course…