Scandalously Expecting His Child
Will he renounce his birthright for the woman who carries his child? Find out in this novel from USA TODAY bestselling author Olivia Gates!
Self-made billionaire Raiden Kuroshiro escaped a dark past vowing to reclaim his heritage. But when the woman who once betrayed him returns, his desire for her threatens his plans. So he swears he'll purge her from his system and be do...more
This is the second book in the Billionaires from Blackcastle series by Olivia Gates. This time it's about Lightning aka Raiden Kuroshiro and Hannah aka Scarlett Delacroix.
Like in the series predecessor book, Raiden and Scarlett also had amazing chemistry and a very strong connection. Raiden and Scarlett have a past, they met years ago and fell in love but then a betrayal lead to them leading separate lives and 'Hannah' disappearing from Raiden's world.
Scarlett is ...more
Raiden, our hero, is super hot and if memory serves me right, he's the first Asian male (that I know of) to feature in a Harlequin novel. Having been kidnapped as a child and trained as a mercenary, he grew up never quite having a sense of where he belonged. He escapes from the oppressive and sinister group of mercenaries, creates another persona then proceeds to ingratiate himself ...more
Let me start off by saying I absolutely love this book. The story takes me on a trip to Japan a place I want to visit especially now. Raiden is on the verge of getting everything he ever dreamed of his family back. But doing his engagement party he has this feeling that he just can't shake. In walks the source of that feeling Scarlett. Love this love at first feeling. From the moment these two get together it's super HOT!!! The way the author ...more
When self-made billionaire Raiden Kuroshiro escaped his brutal past, he vowed to reclaim the heritage that was stolen from him. With his engagement to Megumi, he is close to achieving his goals. Then the one woman who betrayed him, the one woman he never forgot, returns and Raiden finds himself unable to stay away from her. He refuses to allow his irresistible desire for Scarlet ...more
Miniseries: The Billionaires of Black Castle ...more
The Billionaires of Black Castle Series Book Two
Raiden Kuroshiro is closer than ever to his goal of reclaiming what it is. After being taken as a child, and losing out on taking the head of his household, he has found a way to succeed in doing so now. And then “she” appeared at his engagement party—the woman who'd betrayed him years ago.
Scarlett Delacroix has recreated herself. Again. She's lived a hard life...most of it not by her choice. Her grea ...more
The storyline was slightly different and intrigues me. I feel the strong pull between Raiden and Scarlett, there is something about them that draws me in. They cannot help being drawn together even after 5 years and changes to Scarlett, especially her appearance and identity. For the majority of the story it is about these 2. Hiro is a nice little touch, he is an interesting guy, would have liked to seen him utilize ...more
BUT. I would also like to state that the fact that harlequin novels don't do writers justice by coming up with the back description because this book had so much more to offer. The characters were beyond interesting and their backstories were so different from any harlequin desire books I've read. Not to ruin anything for peop ...more
offer of temporary passion as her last chance with him. Then she becomes pregnant. But she and her ba ...more
But one thing is for sure…there will always be central romances in my books. The all-consuming kind that leaves readers breathless and begging for more.
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