Cali Stanton has one goal in life, being a doctor. She
has spent the last two years helping the less fortunate in Africa. It’s a job
she loves and intends to do for the foreseeable future. That is until she
receives a call from her father saying he’s been injured and needs her back in
Chicago. Less than a week later she finds herself behind her father’s desk at
Stanton Enterprises, running the family business…something she never wanted to
do. But how could she say no to her father when he insists that she is the only
one he can trust?
Matthew Andersen and his brother, Jason, have spent the last two years managing
security at Stanton Enterprises. However, someone is determined to take down
the company and with it its acting CEO, Cali Stanton.
Cali and Matthew must work together to find out who is behind the threats to
not only the company but to Cali herself while they fight their growing
attraction for each other. Can they figure out the hidden threat before it’s
would have been able to do what you did.” Matthew smirked, trying to lighten
the mood. “At least, not with the same results.”
to touch her, to crush her body against his and kiss her within an inch of her
toward the elevator.
an engine rev. A small smile pulled at his lips as he thought of Cali heading
caught his attention. He whirled around in time to see a dark blue sedan he
didn’t recognize speed up the exit ramp.
spent most of her childhood detesting English class. It was one of her least
favorite subjects because she never seemed to fit into the standard mold. She
wasn’t good at spelling, or following grammar rules, and outlines made her head
spin. For that reason, Sherri never imagined becoming an author.
of thirty, all of that changed. After getting frustrated with the direction a
television show was taking two of its characters, Sherri decided to try her
hand at writing an alternate ending, and give the characters their happily ever
after. By the time the story finished, it was one of the top ten read stories
on the site, and her readers were encouraging her to write more.
eight years later, Sherri is the author of eight full-length novels, and two
short stories. Writing has become a creative outlet that allows her to explore
a wide range of emotions, while having fun taking her characters through all
the twists and turns she can create. You can find a current list of all of
Sherri’s books and sign up for her monthly newsletter at www.sherrihayesauthor.com.
to open Serpent’s Kiss. She wanted it to be a place where she and her fellow
kinksters could play and socialize.
she’d hoped it would be. On Friday and Saturday nights, Serpent’s Kiss is
filled with men and women who share a similar desire to explore the pleasures
BDSM has to offer. The club has continued to grow, and over the years, many of
its members have become friends.
open a club was the human drama that came with it. Learning to balance her life
as the club mistress has taken some getting used to, but she wouldn’t change a
As a captain with the St. Louis Fire Department, Drew Parker is used to being in charge. His crew relies on him to make sure they know what they’re doing and return home to their families after every shift. It isn’t, however, what he wants in a relationship. Drew decides to join Serpent’s Kiss to see if what appeals to him in fantasy is something he wants to explore in the real world. He’s also hoping that he’ll be lucky enough to meet a woman with whom he can explore his desires. The night Beth walks into the club, he is intrigued. Drew has to get to know her better.
After what happened to her, Beth is reluctant to get involved with Drew. It doesn’t matter that he is sweet and charming. She’s been burned before and Beth doesn’t think she can survive having her heart crushed again. Drew, however, won’t take no for an answer. He wants a relationship and is determined to chip away at her defenses until she relents. Will she give him a chance, or did her ex leave her with scars too deep to heal?