Authors: J. Kenner
Copyright © 2016 Julie Kenner
copyright © 2016 Julie Kenner
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First published in this Ebook edition in 2016
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(aka Julie Kenner) is the
New York Times
Wall Street Journal
, and No. 1 internationally bestselling author of over seventy novels, novellas, and short stories in a variety of genres.
Though known primarily for her award-winning and internationally bestselling erotic romances (including the Stark and Most Wanted series) that have reached as high as No. 2 on the
New York Times
bestseller list, Kenner has been writing full-time for over a decade in a variety of genres, including paranormal and contemporary romance, ‘chicklit’ suspense, urban fantasy, and paranormal mommy lit.
Kenner has been praised by
as an author with a ‘flair for dialogue and eccentric characterizations’ and by
for having ‘cornered the market on sinfully attractive, dominant antiheroes and the women who swoon for them.’ A four-time finalist for Romance Writers of America’s prestigious RITA award, Kenner took home the first RITA trophy awarded in the category of erotic romance in 2014 for her novel,
(book two of her Stark Trilogy). Her books have sold well over a million copies and are published in over twenty countries.
Visit her online at
to learn more about her and her other pen names, and to get a peek at what she’s working on. Or connect with her via Twitter
‘Kenner may very well have cornered the market on sinfully attractive, dominant antiheroes and the women who swoon for them . . . Her characters’ scorching, scandalous affair explores the very nature of attraction and desire, redeeming and changing them beyond measure . . . Fans will no doubt love the games of power, overwhelming passion and self-defining relationship that Kenner has crafted, and come away eager for more’
‘The plot is complex, the characters engaging, and J. Kenner’s passionate writing brings it all perfectly together’
‘In Julie Kenner’s typical masterful storytelling, nothing is as it seems. We are taken deeply into the plot twists and the danger of this erotic journey. The chemistry first felt by both Tyler and Sloane during their first encounter roars into an all-consuming fire neither one can put out . . . Take the same journey I did and you will not be disappointed!’
As You Wish Reviews
is another J. Kenner masterpiece . . . This was an intriguing look at self-discovery and forbidden love all wrapped into a neat little action-suspense package. There was plenty of sexual tension and eventually action. Evan was hot, hot, hot! Together, they were combustible. But can we expect anything less from J. Kenner?’
by J. Kenner is the whole package! A toe-curling smokin’ hot read, full of incredible characters and a brilliant storyline that you won’t be able to get enough of. I can’t wait for the next book in this series . . . I’m hooked!’
Flirty & Dirty Book Blog
‘I loved this story! It had substance, lovable characters, and unexpected discoveries. And the love between Evan and Angelina was passionate, explosive, and utterly wonderful’
Part of That World
‘J. Kenner’s evocative writing thrillingly captures the power of physical attraction, the pull of longing, the universe-altering effect one person can have on another. She masterfully draws out the eroticism between Nikki and Damien . . .
has the emotional depth to back up the sex . . . Every scene is infused with both erotic tension, and the tension of wondering what lies beneath Damien’s veneer – and how and when it will be revealed’
Heroes and Heartbreakers
by J. Kenner is an erotic, sexy and exciting ride. The story between Damien and Nikki is amazing and written beautifully. The intimate and detailed sex scenes will leave you fanning yourself to cool down. With the writing style of Ms Kenner you almost feel like you are there in the story riding along the emotional rollercoaster with Damien and Nikki’
‘PERFECT for fans of
Fifty Shades of Grey
Bared to You
is a powerful and erotic romance novel that is sure to make adult romance readers sweat, sigh and swoon’
Reading, Eating & Dreaming Blog
Release Me . . .
just made the top of my list with Damien and Nikki . . . the way in which J. Kenner tells the story, how vulnerable and real Damien and Nikki feel, makes this story so good, and re-readable many times over’
In Love With Romance Blog
‘This is deeply sensual and the story packs an emotional punch that I really hadn’t expected . . . If you enjoyed
[and] the Crossfire books, you’re definitely going to enjoy this one. It’s compelling, engaging and I was thoroughly engrossed’
Sinfully Sexy Blog
‘I will admit, I am in the “I loved
” camp, but after reading
, Mr Grey only scratches the surface compared to Damien Stark’
Cocktails and Books Blog
‘It is not often when a book is so amazingly well-written that I find it hard to even begin to accurately describe it . . . I recommend this book to everyone who is interested in a passionate love story’
‘The story is one that will rank up with the
and Crossfire trilogies. I am impatiently awaiting book two’
Incubus Publishing Blog
gives readers tantalizing pages of sensual delight, leaving us reeling as we journey with this couple and their passions are released.
is a must-read!’
The Stark Series
The Stark Ever After Novellas
Take Me (e-novella)
Have Me (e-novella)
Play My Game (e-novella)
Seduce Me (e-novella)
Unwrap Me (e-novella)
Deepest Kiss (e-novella)
The Stark International Series
Say My Name
On My Knees
Under My Skin
The S.I.N. Series
The Most Wanted Series