Lori Handeland könyvei a rukkolán

Lori Handeland - Rising ​Moon
Denizens ​of The Big Easy know its steamy nights can hide any number of sins and secrets. Private-eye Anne Lockhart is counting on it. Her life has been in a holding pattern ever since her sister Katie disappeared without a trace…but when a clue leads Anne to a jazz club in the French Quarter, everything changes. Rising Moon's proprietor, John Rodolfo, is mysterious in his own right, a gifted musician who reaches deep into Anne's soul and whose mere presence taps into desires she can't afford to indulge... By going undercover at the Rising Moon, Anne can get close to people who know what goes on after dark--people like John, whose nocturnal disappearances are more than a little suspicious. But unlocking John's secrets is harder than Anne had anticipated. What's far too easy is surrendering to him. And now someone--or something--is stalking the innocent and the guilty, and waiting for Anne's next move...

Lori Handeland - Marked ​by the Moon
Tough-as-nails ​Alexandra Trevalyn does what most people can't: She kills werewolves. Once part of an elite group of hunters, she's going rogue these days, though no less determined to rid the world of bloodthirsty beasts...once and for all. That's why Alex had no choice but to kill Julian Barlow's wife - and will have to pay the price. Julian's brand of vengeance is downright devious, and now he's turned Alex into a member of his pack. It's only a matter of time before she falls under his spell. With the wild freedom of the wolf in her veins, Alex can't deny that Julian wakes her most primal passions...and draws her that much closer to the moon's call, where evil lies in wait.

Lori Handeland - Hidden ​Moon
He's ​got a secret... Claire Kennedy left Lake Bluff, Georgia, for the bright lights of Atlanta and a promising career in journalism. Now, recovering from a cruel betrayal, she's back in the one place she always felt safe, starting over as Lake Bluff's new mayor. But then trouble comes to town in the form of Malachi Cartwright, a man whose past is as mysterious as his present--a man who awakens something dangerous in sensible, realistic Claire. That leaves her hungry for more When a tourist claims to have been mauled by a vicious wolf, and when the attacks turn deadly, Malachi's strange behavior rouses Claire's suspicions. Could he have a secret agenda and a sinister reason for coming to Lake Bluff? Malachi is the only man who could tempt Claire to succumb to her desires--but he's the last person she can trust. And as an eclipse approaches, the secrets of the hidden moon will come to light, and a deadly enemy will be revealed at last…

Lori Handeland - Dark ​Moon
Elise ​Hanover feels the pull of the moon--even in its dark phase. She is a werewolf who feels nothing but disgust for the bloodlust and violent tendencies inside her. Nick Franklin is the man she met and fell in love with in college, and the man whose touch first awakened her beast. When she realized that her lust for him inspired the wolf inside her, she ran as far and as fast as she could. To defeat her furry side, she has spent the last five years in a secret location in Montana, trying to find a cure for lycanthropy. Just as she feels she's at the edge of a breakthrough, her research is interrupted. Nick is now an FBI agent--and he's standing in her lab. Minutes after they leave the building, it explodes, destroying all of Elise's research and the serum she needs to fight her bloodlust. Together, Nick and Elise must race to find a cure for before the next full moon rises. Dark Moon is full of dry wit, steamy chemistry, and truly scary villians.

Lori Handeland - Midnight ​Moon
Under ​the midnight moon, dark secrets are revealed--Cassandra thought she had the perfect life until she suffered a devastating tragedy. Now she has a new identity as Priestess Cassandra, owner of a New Orleans voodoo shop, and a new purpose. A research trip for a paranormal secret society leads Cassandra to Haiti, where rumors fly of a sinister voodoo master, Jacques Mezareau, who can resurrect the dead. Fortune hunter Devon Murphy agrees to guide Cassandra there safely, but his sensual appeal promises danger of a different kind… and desperate hungers must be satisfied… As Cassandra and Devon make their way to the eerie jungle village, their attraction explodes into an intoxicating desire, and Cassandra begins to question her resolve to never let another man into her life. Her attempts to resist Devon become more and more impossible. But when she succeeds in learning Jacques's macabre ritual, her new powers may have come with a terrifying price. Now, haunted by violent dreams that grow more vivid as the midnight moon approaches, Cassandra must uncover the shocking truth about an ancient curse before it leads her to destroy herself--and everyone she loves… "Elise is Handeland's most appealing heroine yet…this tense, banter-filled tale provides…solid entertainment." --Publishers Weekly on Dark Moon

Lori Handeland - Shakespeare, ​a halhatatlan
Valami ​gonosz dolog van készülőben, a viharfellegek csak gyűlnek, csak gyűlnek… William Shakespeare a valaha élt legnagyszerűbb írók egyike, a szavak géniusza lenyűgöző életművet hagyott maga után… olyan lenyűgözőt, hogy sokan kételkednek benne, hogy bárki is képes egyetlen emberöltő alatt ennyi remekművet alkotni. Többen azt gyanítják, hogy valaki segítőtársa volt az írásban. De lehet, hogy a magyarázat, nos… szokatlanabb. Ki volt hát William Shakespeare? Ki volt a szonettjeiben megénekelt „sötét hölgy”? Hogy kerülnek zombik csapatostul London utcáira? És ki tudná megállítani őket? Valami határozottan bűzlik Dániában… Tarts velünk, kedves Olvasó, járd be velünk az Erzsébet-kori London kacskaringós utcáit és komor sírboltjait, nézzük meg együtt, milyen az, amikor a mester… khm… harapós kedvében van.

Lori Handeland - Hunter's ​Moon
Leigh ​Tyler was once a kindergarten teacher with starry-eyed dreams-dreams that turned into nightmares when the biggest mistake she ever made came back to tear her world apart. Now, Leigh lives only for the hunt. Werewolves are her prey, and love is no longer an option. Leigh has been called to Wisconsin for something big. As long as it means killing fanged and furry demons, she's up for it. But the worst is yet to come, because something stronger and smarter than the average beast is on the prowl...and it's doing Leigh's work for her. Intoxicating and intriguing, Damien Fitzgerald is making Leigh question her vow never to let another man into her bed, or her heart. Every moment with him brings forth familiar-and dangerous-urges. Urges that may prove too strong to resist. Leigh's job is a dance with death, and she has no intention of letting Damian become involved and get hurt. Especially now that she knows her enemy is watching from the forest. Waiting for her first wrong step...

Jacqueline Baird - Melanie Milburne - Leanne Banks - Lori Handeland - A ​villa titka / Bepótolt nászéjszaka / Nyári románc / Sarki könyvesbolt
Jacqueline ​Baird: A villa titka Mióta Jemma elveszítette a férjét, úgy élt, mint egy apáca… azaz csak majdnem. Amikor ugyanis meglátogatta beteg nagynénjét zakynthosi villájában, találkozott egy férfival, akivel mámoros éjszakát töltöttek együtt. Jemma azt hiszi, soha többé nem látja őt, ám Luke váratlanul megjelenik, és megkéri a kezét… Melanie Milburne: Bepótolt nászéjszaka A babázást nem nekem találták ki! – jelenti ki az ikertestvérének Nadia, így Nina kénytelen nevelni a gyermeket, akiről gazdag apja tudomást sem akar venni. Marc Marcello, a férfi bátyja szeretné felnevelni időközben elhunyt öccse kislányát, ám összetéveszti Ninát az ikertestvérével… Leanne Banks: Nyári románc Pippa egy gyönyörű, verőfényes nyári napon találkozik újra Nic Lafitte-tel Chantaine szigetén, a tengerparton. Egyszer már flörtöltek egymással, most viszont egy igazi, titkos viszonyba kezdenek, amely beláthatatlan következményekkel jár mind a birodalomra, mind a szívükre nézve… Lori Handeland: Sarki könyvesbolt Dr. Samuel Cole úgy érzi, ha kinevezik az angol tanszék élére, azzal megszűnik a lelkében tátongó űr. Vajon Laila, az új könyvesbolt különc tulajdonosnője meg tudja győzni arról, hogy valójában a szerelem hiányzik az életéből?

Lori Handeland - Crescent ​Moon
New ​Orleans is known for sinful pleasures and strange magic, but for cryptozoologist Diana Malone it offers one irresistible attraction. For over a hundred years there have been whispers of wolves around the Crescent City, and the recent discovery of bodies in the nearby swamps hints at a creature even more dangerous…one that could make Diana's career and fortune, if she lives to capture it. Adam Ruelle is a reclusive former Special Forces officer, the last of a mysterious Cajun family rumored to be cursed, and the only person skilled enough to guide Diana in her search. Rugged and captivating, he fills her nights with desire…but by day, Diana is plagued with doubts. Adam clearly knows more than he's telling, but is his aim to protect her or distract her? Something is stalking its prey in the Louisiana bayous, and every step towards the horrifying truth brings Diana closer to a centuries-old enemy that lives for the smell of fear and the thrill of killing, again and again…

Lori Handeland - Zombie ​Island
Fresh ​from a triumphant battle over the zombie horde that invaded London, vampire William Shakespeare concocts a plot to rid the love of his life from the encumbrance of her husband. Will plans to give his "dark lady," Katherine Dymond, a potion that will make her sleep the sleep of the dead. Once she is entombed, Will can sneak in, wait for her to awaken, then spirit her away. After her husband returns to his plantation in America, Kate can return to London under a different name and assume a new identity. No one will believe that the dead Katherine and the live Kate are the same woman. Of course, as is often the case with true love, all does not go as smoothly as planned. When the two of them are shipwrecked on an island ruled by a wizard and a nymph, as well as infested by zombies, Will and Kate must stop an even larger plot afoot: a plot that leads all the way to the royal palaces of Queen Elizabeth.

Lori Handeland - Blue ​Moon
Miniwa, ​Wisconsin is under siege, but not by the usual summer tourists. The area's normally shy wolf population has begun stalking human prey, and their victims have been disappearing...or worse. Something is happening in the woods. Something brutal and primitive... Officer Jessie McQuade has seen plenty in her years on the force—but nothing as intriguing as the gorgeous, naked man she encounters while tracking a rogue wolf. Professor Will Cadotte is a Native American activist. He's also the only man capable of distracting Jessie from her work. And for a cop, distraction—no matter how pleasurable—can be deadly. It's against Jessie's better judgment to accept Will's help in her investigation, yet she soon finds herself doing exactly that—and more. Will's dark, penetrating eyes see into a part of Jessie's soul she never knew existed. It's exhilarating...and terrifying. Now, as a town's deepest secrets come to light, no one is safe: not friends, lovers, or strangers. And as Jessie follows a bloody trail to the shocking truth, she'll have to decide who she can trust when the moon is full...