#5 - Seducing the Vampire by Michele Hauf
#4 - Kiss at Midnight by Eloisa James
“Give me one last time,” he begged. “Please, please. I beg you.”
“I—” She stopped and started again. “I’m afraid, Gabriel. You’ll break my heart.”
“Mine is already broken.”
#3 - Lord of Scoundrels by Loretta Chase
“With the world securely in order, Dain was able to devote the leisurely bath time to editing his mental dictionary. He removed his wife from the general category labeled "Females" and gave her a section of her own. He made a note that she didn't find him revolting, and proposed several explanations: (a) bad eyesight and faulty hearing, (b)a defect in a portion of her otherwise sound intellect, (c) an inherited Trent eccentricity, or (d) an act of God. Since the Almighty had not done him a single act of kindness in at least twenty-five years, Dain thought it was about bloody time, but he thanked his Heavenly Father all the same, and promised to be as good as he was capable of being.”Enough said.
#2 - And One Last Thing ... by Molly Harper
and their ilk proud.
#1 - A Hunger Like No Other by Kresley Cole