Author bio

S.E. Rose

S.E. Rose - book author

S.E. Rose lives in the DMV. And if you know what that means, then you know where she lives. She currently resides with her husband, two children, and always at least two cats and usually other random creatures her children decide they need. While she works at a desk during the day, her evenings and weekends are devoted to writing and editing her romance novels. She loves all things wine, coffee, tea, and dark chocolate; that’s right, dark chocolate. In her spare time, she enjoys photography, traveling, going to concerts, and reading.

S.E. Rose is the author of books: Chronicles of a Hot Mess, The Decoy, A Fierce Princess (The Poisoned Pawn Duet, #1), A Valiant Prince (The Poisoned Pawn Duet, #2), Island (Portentous Destiny Series, #1), Bravura (Portentous Destiny Series, #3), Home (Portentous Destiny Series, #5), Secrets (Portentous Destiny Series, #2), Neighbor in Apartment No. 5, The Tinsel Tango


Author books

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01
She’s a hot mess, and he’s intrigued from the first time he sees her. He’s a sexy former athlete who could have any woman and she hopes he doesn’t break her heart.
Amery Walsh’s baseball career ended after an injury. He’s been a talent scout for his team and resident playboy since then. But three chance encounters with Lyla Perkins change everything. This tiny, feisty woman flips his world upside-down. Is he ready for a serious relationship?
Lyla Perkins just started her career and so far, it’s an epic disaster. She’s buckling down to prove herself at her job when Amery repeatedly pops into her life, forcing her to consider a more serious relationship. But can a playboy be trusted with her heart?
02
A fake relationship. A bride with a secret. And the world’s most horrible grandmother. What could possibly go wrong?
When two best friends pose as a couple at a wedding, they don’t anticipate their lie will catch up with them. They also don’t anticipate falling for their fellow wedding guests when they team up to stop an impending marriage disaster. What happens at a destination wedding doesn’t always stay there…
03
One Princess. Two Lives. And a sinister secret that will change her world forever.

Princesses are supposed to be polite and poised. Princesses are supposed to put duty before self. Princesses are not supposed to live double lives.

Princess Susanna’s search to find her mother’s cherished crown that went missing the day she was killed is about to lead her on a quest to stop an assassin from killing a man. Only this isn’t any man, this man is a prince, a prince that has no idea that he’s royalty.

What happens when a princess attempts to save a prince? Can she keep him alive? Can she keep herself from falling for him?
04
Some princes are born into royalty. And some princes are made into royalty.

Logan Winters just discovered that he’s a prince, a prince that someone wants dead.

When Princess Susanna came waltzing into his world, she took his breath away with her beauty and charm and also with the truth about his life.

Now they are racing against time to find out who wants to kill him.

Will they be able to stop a killer? Or will their discovery bring down not one throne but two?
05
Laura Stevenson needs to get away. She is looking for isolation. She is looking for tranquility. Instead, she finds Jack.
Laura thinks she has found the perfect place to spend a summer working on her book, a small cottage on the North Sea in Scotland. There will be no kids, no memories of the perfect life she once had, and no distractions.
A chance meeting with the mysterious Jack Ross changes everything. No matter how hard she tries to fight her desires for the sexy gardener with green eyes and a chiseled body, she just can’t stay away from him.
But what Laura doesn’t know, is that Jack is running from his past and it’s about to catch up with him. Laura is about to enter a world she could not even dream of writing. Can Jack and Laura mend each other’s broken hearts, or will it all crumble apart as they try to bring down the one man that could destroy them both?
06
She didn’t see it coming. Why would she? He was blind to the truth. And now, they are running from the enemy, but is it too late?

Zoe Greene never thought a vacation fling would follow her home. She’s a party girl that hasn’t dealt with her past. But is she ready to face her personal demons in the form of a sexy businessman?

Cody Cunningham is on the fast track to success. He’s nowhere close to settling down, but then he meets Zoe. Could she be the one that changes everything?

Their blooming romance is quickly complicated by a string of crimes. Only they don’t know who is behind them or why, until the truth begins to unfold. Will they be able to hold onto each other while they fight an enemy they thought was dead?
07
He’s focused on his career and ready to take on his future. She’s doing what she loves a million miles away from her past. And then their worlds collide.

Nick Stevenson had it all until one drunk driver changed his whole life. But now, he’s ready to put his past aside and focus on the present, until he meets a woman that will change everything.

Melissa Burke has spent most of her life living in the shadows of a sister who disappeared as a child. She moved halfway around the world to start over in a career she loves. Then, a mysterious and sexy man shows up and alters the course of her future.

Their lives are about to take a path neither ever saw coming. Their pasts are about to intersect in a way they never imagined. Will their love survive the darkness they thought was forever banished, or will that darkness follow them home and destroy everything they hold dear?
08
On a quest to find her biological family, one woman discovers secrets more sinister than anything she could have imagined.

Adopted at three years old and raised in the United States, Lily Stevenson is taking the summer to research her past. She settles into a small Colombian village focused on uncovering her biological roots. What she doesn’t anticipate is losing her carefully guarded heart to sexy media mogul, Lance Cunningham. As the two embark on a journey to unveil the mystery of Lily’s origins, they unravel a dark past that bleeds into the present. What Lily thought was over is just beginning.

Can Lance break through a trust barrier she put up years before, or will the secrets being revealed pull them apart?
09
Two neighbors. One stalker. And no clues. Will a mystery be solved in time? Can a broken heart be mended?
Henry McMillan has lived in his apartment for six months. And for six months, he’s had a crush on Dani Tuckerton who lives one floor above him. He senses Dani has a troubled past and has taken it slow with her, but all of that is about to change.
Dani Tuckerton leads a quiet life. A violent ex-boyfriend has left her with anxiety so extreme she barely leaves her neighborhood. She’s had a secret crush on her new neighbor, Henry, since he moved in but she’s too shy to tell him. After working up the courage to invite Henry to play basketball, the two return to find her apartment’s been ransacked.
A recent series of troubling messages and now a crime at her home has them working together to find who is stalking her, but will they decode the messages in time?
10
Can enemies become frenemies? And can love blossom between frenemies?
Spending the holidays house-sitting for her sister is not what Addison Harper wanted to do. And when a cute, but irritating neighbor, Mason Hawthorne, literally slams into her, she has no idea what is coming her way. She’s not looking for love, but will it find her anyways?
Mason Hawthorne has given up on love. He’s certainly not expecting to find it lurking outside his home. Will a common goal, and an uncommon introduction end up opening his heart to future possibilities?
Sometimes the most straightforward path isn’t the one we should be taking…sometimes we need to tango.