Samantha Young - Author

About the Author

Samantha Young is a 27-year-old Scottish book addict who graduated from the University of Edinburgh. She currently lives in Scotland. Her previous novels, On Dublin Street, Down London Road and the novella Until Fountain Bridge, are also published by Penguin.

Featured books by Samantha Young

Echoes of Scotland Street

Echoes of Scotland Street

Author: Samantha Young Format: Paperback Release Date: 15/01/2015

Shannon MacLeod has always gone for the wrong type of man. After she drifted from one toxic relationship to the next, her last boyfriend gave her a wake-up call in the worst possible way. With her world shattered, she's sworn off men - especially those of the bad-boy variety. Cole Walker is exactly the sort that Shannon wants to avoid - gorgeous, tattooed, charming, and cocky. But his rough exterior hides a good man - one who's determined to pull Shannon from her self-imposed solitude and win her heart. As Shannon begins to open up, the passion between them ignites to blazing levels. But when her past comes back to haunt her, her fears may destroy the trust Cole has built between them - and tear them apart for good ...

Before Jamaica Lane

Before Jamaica Lane

Author: Samantha Young Format: Paperback Release Date: 16/01/2014

Before Jamaica Lane is the brilliant romantic follow-up to On Dublin Street and Down London Road from bestselling author Samantha Young. Edinburgh was going to be a fresh start for Olivia Holloway. Crippled by shyness around the opposite sex, Olivia nevertheless meets gorgeous postgraduate Nate Sawyer and decides it is time to push her fears aside. Before long, Olivia and Nate form a close friendship and she finds herself confessing her deepest secrets, and Nate, being her best friend, offers to teach her the art of flirting. As Olivia and Nate's friendship turns intense it soon blossoms into a passionate love affair. For the first time Olivia opens her heart but what she doesn't realise is that Nate has his own fears and just when she finds herself hopelessly falling for him, Nate's past returns to haunt him. Will Nate have the courage to confide in Olivia, or will he cut and run? And can Olivia face up to her own fears and keep him? Before Jamaica Lane charts the love trials of characters introduced in Samantha Young's bestselling prequel, On Dublin Street, and Down London Road. Praise for Samantha Young: Scotland's answer to E.L. James . (Sunday Post). This steamy romance is mysterious, all-consuming and pretty damn good . (Closer). This extraordinary debut combines a true gift for storytelling with a liberal dose of racy encounters. But what really sets it apart is exquisite characterisation, so vivid that the cast seeps into the reader's psyche . (Daily Record). Samantha Young is a 27-year-old Scottish book addict who graduated from the University of Edinburgh. She currently lives in Scotland. Her previous novels, On Dublin Street, Down London Road and the novella, Until Fountain Bridge, are also published by Penguin.

Other books by Samantha Young

Fight or Flight

Fight or Flight

Author: Samantha Young Format: Paperback Release Date: 09/10/2018

The universe is conspiring against Ava Breevort. As if flying back to Phoenix to bury a childhood friend wasn't hell enough, a cloud of volcanic ash travelling from overseas delayed her flight back home to Boston. Her last ditch attempt to salvage the trip was thwarted by an arrogant Scotsman, Caleb Scott, who steals a first class seat out from under her. Then over the course of their journey home, their antagonism somehow lands them in bed for the steamiest layover Ava's ever had. And that's all it was - until Caleb shows up on her doorstep. When pure chance pulls Ava back into Caleb's orbit, he proposes they enjoy their physical connection while he's stranded in Boston. Ava agrees, knowing her heart's in no danger since a) she barely likes Caleb and b) his existence in her life is temporary. Not long thereafter Ava realizes she's made a terrible error because as it turns out Caleb Scott isn't quite so unlikeable after all. When his stay in Boston becomes permanent, Ava must decide whether to fight her feelings for him or give into them. But even if she does decide to risk her heart on Caleb, there is no guarantee her stubborn Scot will want to risk his heart on her....

On Hart's Boardwalk

On Hart's Boardwalk

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 20/03/2018

Nate and Liv have a great life together but they miss the spontaneity and freedom they enjoyed early on in their romance. Careers and their children have inevitably kept them busy, so when Nate discovers Liv is feeling disconnected from him, he plans an anniversary trip to the idyllic seaside town of Hartwell, Delaware. There he hopes they will have the opportunity they've been craving - a chance to reinvent themselves and fall in love all over again.With each new day comes a new adventure, from wedding crashing at the five-star boardwalk hotel to pretending they are two strangers having a chance encounter at the boardwalk bar. In the midst of this daring, sexually charged game of romantic rediscovery, Nate and Liv discover the only constant they need is each other.Praise for Samatha Young"e;Really sexy."e; USA Today"e;Young writes stories that stay with you long after you flip that last page."e; Under the Covers"e;Scotland's answer to E. L. James"e; Sunday Post

On Hart's Boardwalk

On Hart's Boardwalk

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 20/03/2018

One of New York Times bestselling author Samantha Young's most beloved couples returns for the first time in a brand new novella set ten years after her blockbuster bestseller Before Jamaica Lane...Nate and Liv have a great life together but they miss the spontaneity and freedom they enjoyed early on in their romance. Careers and their children have inevitably kept them busy, so when Nate discovers Liv is feeling disconnected from him, he plans an anniversary trip to the idyllic seaside town of Hartwell, Delaware. There he hopes they will have the opportunity they've been craving--a chance to reinvent themselves and fall in love all over again.With each new day comes a new adventure, from wedding crashing at the five-star boardwalk hotel to pretending they are two strangers having a chance encounter at the boardwalk bar. In the midst of this daring, sexually-charged game of romantic rediscovery, Nate and Liv discover the only constant they need is each other.

On Hart's Boardwalk

On Hart's Boardwalk

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 20/03/2018

One of New York Times bestselling author Samantha Young's most beloved couples returns for the first time in a brand new novella set ten years after her blockbuster bestseller Before Jamaica Lane...Nate and Liv have a great life together but they miss the spontaneity and freedom they enjoyed early on in their romance. Careers and their children have inevitably kept them busy, so when Nate discovers Liv is feeling disconnected from him, he plans an anniversary trip to the idyllic seaside town of Hartwell, Delaware. There he hopes they will have the opportunity they've been craving--a chance to reinvent themselves and fall in love all over again.With each new day comes a new adventure, from wedding crashing at the five-star boardwalk hotel to pretending they are two strangers having a chance encounter at the boardwalk bar. In the midst of this daring, sexually-charged game of romantic rediscovery, Nate and Liv discover the only constant they need is each other.

Impossible Vastness Of Us

Impossible Vastness Of Us

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 27/06/2017

"e;I know how to watch my back. I'm the only one that ever has."e;India Maxwell hasn't just moved across the country-she's plummeted to the bottom rung of the social ladder. It's taken years to cover the mess of her home life with a veneer of popularity. Now she's living in one of Boston's wealthiest neighbourhoods with her mom's fiance and his daughter, Eloise. Thanks to her soon-to-be stepsister's clique of friends, including Eloise's gorgeous, arrogant boyfriend, Finn, India feels like the one thing she hoped never to be seen as again: trash.But India's not alone in struggling to control the secrets of her past. Eloise and Finn, the school's golden couple, aren't all they seem to be. In fact, everyone's life is infinitely more complex than it first appears. And as India grows closer to Finn and befriends Eloise, threatening the facades that hold them together, what's left are truths that are brutal, beautiful and big enough to change them forever...From New York Times bestselling author Samantha Young comes a story of friendship, identity and acceptance that will break your heart-and make it whole again.

Every Little Thing

Every Little Thing

Author: Samantha Young Format: Paperback Release Date: 07/03/2017

'Sexy chemistry and gut-wrenching emotions kept me turning the pages!' Kristen Proby 'Scotland's answer to E.L. James' Closer The quiet town of Hartwell is the perfect place to get away from it all - and find what you never knew you needed . . . Bailey Hartwell has many reasons to feel content - her successful business, a close circle of friends and her steady boyfriend . . . even if their romance feels staid after ten years without a serious commitment. The only challenge in her life comes in the form of sexy businessman Vaughn Tremaine. She thinks the ex-New Yorker acts superior and that he considers her a small-town nobody. But when Bailey's blindsided by a betrayal, she's shocked to discover Vaughn is actually a decent guy. Vaughn admires Bailey's free spirit, independence and loyalty. As his passion for her has grown, his antagonism toward her has only worsened. Every little thing Bailey does seduces him. But when Vaughn's painful emotional past makes him walk away in fear he will hurt her, it opens an old wound in Bailey, and she uncharacteristically retreats. Once Vaughn begins to realise he's made the biggest mistake of his life, he has no choice but to fight like he's never fought before to convince Bailey that the love they've found together only comes around once in a lifetime . . . '[Young] is a goddess when it comes to writing hot scenes - Once Upon a Twilight It took over my life until I finished reading it. - Gemma Alice on The One Real Thing, Netgalley

Day in the Life / Lindsay Wellington / Rated Pg13ish

Day in the Life / Lindsay Wellington / Rated Pg13ish

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 30/10/2016

This book continues with the story that Samantha Young has outlined in Book One. If you haven't read Book One, that's okay. You will not be lost in this story. This chronicles Lindsay Wellington and what she is going though after discovering her fiance Chase was cheating on her. How is feels to tell your friends, family, and the people planning you wedding. It is uplifting as she handles this with dignity and grace, for the most part!I hope you'll really enjoy the story and get lost in the adventure of some pretty disturbing discoveries. You do not need to read Book One to know what's happening in this book, though I hope you do! This should be enjoyable if you just get lost and become Samantha, or Lindsay, or any of the characters that speaks to you!

Day in the Life, I Need Your Advice, Rated Pg13ish

Day in the Life, I Need Your Advice, Rated Pg13ish

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 22/10/2016

The "e;A Day in the Life Series"e; will include 14 books. No, you don't need to read each one, though I hope you do! No, you don't need to read 1-4 to understand to 5. The choice is yours... read every book or only one. There are some major secrets that are revealed in each book, and nothing is as it seems. I promise you, that none of these books will leave you with unanswered questions. You'll just get to know each of their story as they dive in and tell you all their secrets and what choices they've done to get them where they are at now. Book One is about Samantha Young. She is smart, witty and I'd like to say relatable to everyone! She chronicles a crazy week and a half span in her life. After a year has passed, we know exactly where she's at and each choice that she made is reflected in the life she's living now. You could skip all the ten days, and go to the last two chapters to see exactly where she ends up, as well as all the characters. I hope you don't do that, but you could. A great quote in the book states: Everyone has a purpose and they mold you into the person you are today and who you will become tomorrow. And whether it be for the good or for the bad, the people who have affected us negatively often leave the greatest impact. Even if you don't say it out loud, you should internally thank them for touching your life, and wish them the best in theirs. And the books play off one another in that very essence. Every story has two sides, you can take a look at each scenario and what each character does is tied to another, even multiple people in some cases. As promised on the book cover, this books have everything: comedy, love, anger, embarrassment, horror, international intrigue, a woman who can only turn right, suspense, death, and even some PG13ish eroticaI hope you enjoy, and if this encourages you to think of what is really deep inside of you, the good bad and ugliness of it all - please share your comments. Put it down on a piece of paper, and use it to start to write your own story. I promise, I'll read your book if you send me a copy! Thank you for making my dreams come true! Your friend, Samantha Young

Samantha Young E-Bundle

Samantha Young E-Bundle

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 18/10/2016

The New York Times bestselling On Dublin Street series whisks readers away to Scotland for romance, passion, and drama. Now, three favorite novellas from the series are presented in one fabulous bundle:CASTLE HILLBraden Carmichael never imagined he'd fall as hard and as fast as he did for Jocelyn Butler, and now that he has her, he's never letting go. But when things start to move faster than Joss anticipated, she finds herself panickingand risking their hard-earned happily ever after...UNTIL FOUNTAIN BRIDGEAdam Sutherland spent too much time denying his feelings for Ellie Carmichael, just because she was his best friend Braden's little sister. Only now that he's decided to make Ellie his, she's going to let him know just how close he came to losing her...ONE KING'S WAYAs soon as Rain Alexander walked into Craig Lanaghan's life, he realized their explosive chemistry could mean more than just passion. But as things heat up between them, her past could force her to make a heartbreaking choice between their love and her family...Praise for the New York Times Bestselling On Dublin Street Series';Really sexy.'USA Today';[An] unforgettable love story.'RT Book Reviews';Smart and sexy, Young writes stories that stay with you long after you flip that last page.'Under the Covers

The One Real Thing

The One Real Thing

Author: Samantha Young Format: Paperback Release Date: 06/09/2016

Welcome to Hartwell, a quiet seaside escape where uncovering old secrets could lead one woman to discover the meaning of a love that lasts... While Doctor Jessica Huntington engages with the inmates at the women's correctional facility where she works, she's always careful to avoid emotional attachments in her personal life. Loss and betrayal taught her that lesson long ago. But when she comes across a set of old love letters in the prison's library and visits the picturesque town of Hartwell to deliver them to their intended recipient, she finds herself unable to resist the town's charm-and her attraction to the sexy owner of a local bar proves equally hard to deny. Since his divorce from his unfaithful ex-wife, Cooper Lawson has focused on what really matters: his family and the boardwalk pub they've owned for generations. But the first time Jessica steps into his bar, Cooper is beyond tempted to risk his heart on her. Yet as their attraction grows hotter and Jessica remains stubbornly closed off, he begins to realize it will take more than just passion to convince her there's only one real thing in life worth fighting for....

One Real Thing

One Real Thing

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 06/09/2016

The New York Times bestselling author of On Dublin Street is back with the first in a sexy new romance series set in a small town on the Delaware coastline. Welcome to Hartwell, a quiet seaside escape where uncovering old secrets could lead one woman to discover the meaning of a love that lasts While Doctor Jessica Huntington engages with the inmates at the women's correctional facility where she works, she's always careful to avoid emotional attachments in her personal life. Loss and betrayal taught her that lesson long ago. But when she comes across a set of old love letters in the prison's library and visits the picturesque town of Hartwell to deliver them to their intended recipient, she finds herself unable to resist the town's charmand her attraction to the sexy owner of a local bar proves equally hard to deny. Since his divorce from his unfaithful ex-wife, Cooper Lawson has focused on what really matters: his family and the boardwalk pub they've owned for generations. But the first time Jessica steps into his bar, Cooper is beyond tempted to risk his heart on her. Yet as their attraction grows hotter and Jessica remains stubbornly closed off, he begins to realize it will take more than just passion to convince her there's only one real thing in life worth fighting for.From the Trade Paperback edition.

One King's Way

One King's Way

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 03/11/2015

The New York Times bestselling author of On Dublin Street returns to the bar where it all began with Braden and Joss for a white-hot new novella full of passion and drama. When he's not working at the club, Craig Lanaghan looks out for his mother and little sisters. So when it comes to women, all he wants is a good time. But once Rain Alexander walks into his life, there's no denying that this woman could be worth much more than a one-night stand. Rain's lifelong regret is having left her sister Darcy alone years ago with a guardian who turned out to be abusive. So when Darcy's boyfriend publicly humiliates her in a cruel way, Rain's overprotective instincts kick in and she follows him to Club 39where she meets a guy who just might be her perfect match. The chemistry between Rain and Craig is explosive, but Rain is out for revenge, and refuses to be sidetracked by flirtation. As things between them heat up, she'll have to make a heartbreaking choice between giving in to the man of her dreams or putting her sister's happiness first. Praise for the On Dublin Street series ';Really sexy.'USA Today ';Young writes stories that stay with you long after you flip that last page.'Under the CoversFrom the eBook edition.

One King's Way

One King's Way

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 03/11/2015

The New York Times bestselling author of On Dublin Street returns to the bar where it all began with Braden and Joss for a white-hot new novella full of passion and drama.When he's not working at the club, Craig Lanaghan looks out for his mother and little sisters. So when it comes to women, all he wants is a good time. But once Rain Alexander walks into his life, there's no denying that this woman could be worth much more than a one-night stand . . . Rain's lifelong regret is having left her sister Darcy alone years ago with a guardian who turned out to be abusive. So when Darcy's boyfriend publicly humiliates her in a cruel way, Rain's overprotective instincts kick in and she follows him to Club 39 - where she meets a guy who just might be her perfect match.The chemistry between Rain and Craig is explosive, but Rain is out for revenge, and refuses to be sidetracked by flirtation. As things between them heat up, she'll have to make a heartbreaking choice between giving in to the man of her dreams or putting her sister's happiness first . . . Praise for the On Dublin Street series'Scotland's EL James' - Sunday Post 'Really sexy.' - USA Today'Young writes stories that stay with you long after you flip that last page.' - Under the Covers

One King's Way

One King's Way

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 03/11/2015

The New York Times bestselling author of On Dublin Street returns to the bar where it all began with Braden and Joss for a white-hot new novella full of passion and drama. When he's not working at the club, Craig Lanaghan looks out for his mother and little sisters. So when it comes to women, all he wants is a good time. But once Rain Alexander walks into his life, there's no denying that this woman could be worth much more than a one-night stand. Rain's lifelong regret is having left her sister Darcy alone years ago with a guardian who turned out to be abusive. So when Darcy's boyfriend publicly humiliates her in a cruel way, Rain's overprotective instincts kick in and she follows him to Club 39where she meets a guy who just might be her perfect match. The chemistry between Rain and Craig is explosive, but Rain is out for revenge, and refuses to be sidetracked by flirtation. As things between them heat up, she'll have to make a heartbreaking choice between giving in to the man of her dreams or putting her sister's happiness first. Praise for the On Dublin Street series ';Really sexy.'USA Today ';Young writes stories that stay with you long after you flip that last page.'Under the Covers

Pe strada Jamaica

Pe strada Jamaica

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 11/08/2015

De la autoarea bestsellerurilor Pe strada Dublin si Pe strada Londra.O simplA lecE ie de seducE ie între doi prieteni se poate transforma în mult mai mult...În ciuda firii sale sociabile, Olivia nu se simte deloc în siguranE A în preajma bA rbaE ilor. Dar odatA cu mutarea la Edinburgh, începe o nouA viaE A .Nate Sawyer e un jucA tor fermecA tor, care nu-E i ia niciodatA vreun angajament faE A de nimeni.AE a cA atunci când Olivia apeleazA la el, Nate se oferA sA o iniE ieze în arta seducE iei, iar legA tura lor se transformA curând într-o poveste de dragoste pasionalA .ÎnsA Nate nu pare dispus sA -E i trA deze convingerile E i riscA astfel sA piardA pentru totdeauna iubirea vieE ii sale...„Ochii îi strA lucirA când înE elese ce-i spuneam E i ne-am îndreptat spre ieE ire. I-am trimis un mesaj lui Jo, spunându-i cA plecA m E i am mers repede, în tA cere, pânA pe strada Jamaica. Sus, în dormitor, unde începuse, de fapt, toatA povestea, am fA cut dragoste cu Nate încet, promiE ându-i cu fiecare parte din mine cA acel apoi pe care îl gA siserA m împreunA ... ei, bine... era pentru totdeauna.“

Moonlight on Nightingale Way

Moonlight on Nightingale Way

Author: Samantha Young Format: Paperback Release Date: 02/06/2015

Logan from Echoes of Scotland Street is back with his own smouldering story, as the bestselling On Dublin Street series returns... Logan spent two years paying for the mistakes he made. Now, he's ready to start over. He has a great apartment, a good job, and plenty of women to distract him from his past. And one woman who is driving him to distraction... Grace escaped her manipulative family by moving to a new city. Her new life, made to suit her own needs, is almost perfect. All she needs to do is find her Mr. Right-or at least figure out a way to ignore her irresistible yet annoying womanizer of a neighbor. Grace is determined to have nothing to do with Logan until a life-changing surprise slowly begins turning the wild heartbreaker into exactly the kind of strong, stable man she's been searching for. Only just when she begins to give into his charms, her own messy past threatens to derail everything they've worked to build... Praise for the On Dublin Street series: 'Scotland's answer to E.L. James. Steamy romance . . . mysterious, all-consuming and pretty damn good' Closer 'Ridiculously incendiary chemistry.' - Dear Author 'Humor, heartbreak, drama, and passion.' - The Reading Cafe 'A true gift for storytelling with a liberal dose of racy encounters. But what really sets it apart is exquisite characterisation, so vivid that the cast seeps into the reader's psyche' - Daily Record 'Heartwarming, sizzling and captivating. . . . [Young's characters] are complex, a little flawed, and at their core good people struggling to make it in this crazy world. . . . Young creates steamy scenes that sizzle with just the right amount of details.' - Caffeinated Book Reviewer

Moonlight on Nightingale Way

Moonlight on Nightingale Way

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 02/06/2015

Logan from Echoes of Scotland Street is back with his own smoldering story, as the New York Times bestselling On Dublin Street series returnsLogan spent two years paying for the mistakes he made. Now, hes ready to start over. He has a great apartment, a good job, and plenty of women to distract him from his past. And one woman who is driving him to distractionGrace escaped her manipulative family by moving to a new city. Her new life, made to suit her own needs, is almost perfect. All she needs to do is find her Mr. Rightor at least figure out a way to ignore her irresistible yet annoying womanizer of a neighbor.Grace is determined to have nothing to do with Logan until a life-changing surprise slowly begins turning the wild heartbreaker into exactly the kind of strong, stable man shes been searching for. Only just when she begins to give into his charms, her own messy past threatens to derail everything theyve worked to buildFrom the Trade Paperback edition.

Hero

Hero

Author: Samantha Young Format: Paperback Release Date: 05/03/2015

The explosive, emotional and unforgettable new romance from the NYT bestselling author of the On Dublin Street series Alexa Holland's father was her hero-until her shocking discovery. Ever since, Alexa has worked to turn her life in a different direction and forge her own identity outside of his terrible secrets. But when she meets a man who's as damaged by her father's mistakes as she is, Alexa must help him. Caine Carraway wants nothing to do with Alexa's efforts at redemption, but it's not so easy to push her away. Determined to make her hate him, he brings her to the edge of her patience and waits for her to walk away. But his actions only draw them together and, despite the odds, they begin an intense and all-consuming affair. Only Caine knows he can never be the white knight that Alexa has always longed for, and when they're on the precipice of danger, he finds he'll do anything to protect either one of them from being hurt again . . . Praise for Samantha Young: 'Ridiculously incendiary chemistry.' - Dear Author 'Scotland's answer to E.L. James. Steamy romance . . . mysterious, all-consuming and pretty damn good' Closer 'Humor, heartbreak, drama, and passion.'-The Reading Cafe 'A true gift for storytelling with a liberal dose of racy encounters. But what really sets it apart is exquisite characterisation, so vivid that the cast seeps into the reader's psyche' - Daily Record Heartwarming, sizzling and captivating. . . . [Young's characters] are complex, a little flawed, and at their core good people struggling to make it in this crazy world. . . . Young creates steamy scenes that sizzle with just the right amount of details. - Caffeinated Book Reviewer

Hero

Hero

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 03/02/2015

The emotional and unforgettable new romance from the New York Times bestselling author of the On Dublin Street series.Alexa Holland's father was her herountil her shocking discovery that her mother and she weren't his only family. Ever since, Alexa has worked to turn her life in a different direction and forge her own identity outside of his terrible secrets. But when she meets a man who's as damaged by her father's mistakes as she is, Alexa must help him.Caine Carraway wants nothing to do with Alexa's efforts at redemption, but it's not so easy to push her away. Determined to make her hate him, he brings her to the edge of her patience and waits for her to walk away. But his actions only draw them together and, despite the odds, they begin an intense and explosive affair.Only Caine knows he can never be the white knight that Alexa has always longed for. And when they're on the precipice of danger, he finds he'll do anything to protect either one of them from being hurt again....

Echoes of Scotland Street

Echoes of Scotland Street

Author: Samantha Young Format: Paperback Release Date: 15/01/2015

Shannon MacLeod has always gone for the wrong type of man. After she drifted from one toxic relationship to the next, her last boyfriend gave her a wake-up call in the worst possible way. With her world shattered, she's sworn off men - especially those of the bad-boy variety. Cole Walker is exactly the sort that Shannon wants to avoid - gorgeous, tattooed, charming, and cocky. But his rough exterior hides a good man - one who's determined to pull Shannon from her self-imposed solitude and win her heart. As Shannon begins to open up, the passion between them ignites to blazing levels. But when her past comes back to haunt her, her fears may destroy the trust Cole has built between them - and tear them apart for good ...

Echoes of Scotland Street

Echoes of Scotland Street

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 07/10/2014

From theNew York Timesbestselling author ofOn Dublin Streetcomes a seductive story of forgiving the past and making up for lost time.Shannon MacLeod has always gone for the wrong type of man. After she drifted from one toxic relationship to the next, her last boyfriend gave her a wake-up call in the worst possible way. With her world shattered, she's sworn off menespecially those of the bad-boy variety.Cole Walker is exactly the sort that Shannon wants to avoidgorgeous, tattooed, charming, and cocky. But his rough exterior hides a good man who's ready to find ';the one.' He's determined to pull Shannon from her self-imposed solitude to win her heart.As Shannon opens up in the face of Cole's steady devotion, the passion between them ignites to blazing levels. But when Shannon's past comes back to haunt her, her fears may destroy the trust Cole has built between themand tear them apart for good.

Fall From India Place

Fall From India Place

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 03/06/2014

The New York Times bestselling author of On Dublin Street, Down LondonRoad, and Before Jamaica Lane returns with a story about lettinggo of the past and learning to trust in the future....When Hannah Nichols last saw Marco DAlessandro five long years ago, he broke her heart. The bad boy with a hidden sweet side was the only guy Hannah ever lovedand the only man shes ever been with. After one intense night of giving in to temptation, Marco took off, leaving Scotland and Hannah behind. Shattered by the consequences of their night together, Hannah has never truly moved on.Leaving Hannah was the biggest mistake of Marcos lifesomething he has deeply regretted for years. So when fate reunites them, he refuses to let her go without a fight. Determined to make her his, Marco pursues Hannah, reminding her of all the reasons theyre meant to be together....But just when Marco thinks theyre committed to a future together, Hannah makes a discovery that unearths the secret pain shes been hiding from hima secret that could tear them apart before they have a real chance to start over again....

Fall From India Place

Fall From India Place

Author: Samantha Young Format: Paperback Release Date: 03/06/2014

'Scotland's answer to E.L. James' - Sunday Post When Hannah Nichols last saw Marco D'Alessandro five long years ago, he broke her heart. The bad boy with a hidden sweet side was the only guy Hannah ever loved-and the only man she's ever been with. After one intense night of giving in to temptation, Marco took off, leaving Scotland and Hannah behind. Shattered by the consequences of their night together, Hannah has never truly moved on. Leaving Hannah was the biggest mistake of Marco's life - something he has deeply regretted for years. So when fate reunites them, he refuses to let her go without a fight. Determined to make her his, Marco pursues Hannah, reminding her of all the reasons they're meant to be together . . . But just when Marco thinks they're committed to a future together, Hannah makes a discovery that unearths the secret pain she's been hiding from him-a secret that could tear them apart before they have a real chance to start over again . . . Praise for Samantha Young: 'This steamy romance is mysterious, all-consuming and pretty damn good' Closer 'A true gift for storytelling with a liberal dose of racy encounters. But what really sets it apart is exquisite characterisation, so vivid that the cast seeps into the reader's psyche' - Daily Record Ridiculously incendiary chemistry. -Dear Author . . . Heartwarming, sizzling and captivating. . . . [Young's characters] are complex, a little flawed, and at their core good people struggling to make it in this crazy world. . . . Young creates steamy scenes that sizzle with just the right amount of details. -Caffeinated Book Reviewer Ms. Young dives deep into the psyche of what makes a person tick emotionally, what stirs their vulnerability, and ultimately provides them the courage to be better individuals as well as partners. . . . The one thing you can count on from Ms. Young is some of the best steamy, sexual chemistry. -Fiction Vixen Book Reviews A deceptively complex romantic contemporary romance that will have you laughing, crying, and swooning with delight. -Smexy Books Just as hot and sexy as the first book. . . . Smart and sexy, Young writes stories that stay with you long after you flip that last page. -Under the Covers Passion, romance, angst, LUST, major heat, mistakes, personal growth, and the power of love all combine perfectly in Down London Road. -Bookish Temptations Down London Road delivers on all fronts-charismatic characters, witty dialogue, blazing-hot sex scenes and real-life issues make this book an easy one to devour. Samantha Young is not an author you should miss out on! -Fresh Fiction Another flirty, modern, and sexy story. . . . Thanks to the characters' special connection and snappy dialogue, readers will feel the pull of Young's story from the get-go and root for a happy ending. -RT Book Reviews

Before Jamaica Lane

Before Jamaica Lane

Author: Samantha Young Format: Paperback Release Date: 16/01/2014

Before Jamaica Lane is the brilliant romantic follow-up to On Dublin Street and Down London Road from bestselling author Samantha Young. Edinburgh was going to be a fresh start for Olivia Holloway. Crippled by shyness around the opposite sex, Olivia nevertheless meets gorgeous postgraduate Nate Sawyer and decides it is time to push her fears aside. Before long, Olivia and Nate form a close friendship and she finds herself confessing her deepest secrets, and Nate, being her best friend, offers to teach her the art of flirting. As Olivia and Nate's friendship turns intense it soon blossoms into a passionate love affair. For the first time Olivia opens her heart but what she doesn't realise is that Nate has his own fears and just when she finds herself hopelessly falling for him, Nate's past returns to haunt him. Will Nate have the courage to confide in Olivia, or will he cut and run? And can Olivia face up to her own fears and keep him? Before Jamaica Lane charts the love trials of characters introduced in Samantha Young's bestselling prequel, On Dublin Street, and Down London Road. Praise for Samantha Young: Scotland's answer to E.L. James . (Sunday Post). This steamy romance is mysterious, all-consuming and pretty damn good . (Closer). This extraordinary debut combines a true gift for storytelling with a liberal dose of racy encounters. But what really sets it apart is exquisite characterisation, so vivid that the cast seeps into the reader's psyche . (Daily Record). Samantha Young is a 27-year-old Scottish book addict who graduated from the University of Edinburgh. She currently lives in Scotland. Her previous novels, On Dublin Street, Down London Road and the novella, Until Fountain Bridge, are also published by Penguin.

Before Jamaica Lane

Before Jamaica Lane

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 07/01/2014

The follow-up to the runaway bestsellers ON DUBLIN STREETand DOWN LONDON ROADDespite her outgoing demeanor, Olivia is painfully insecure around the opposite sexusually, she cant get up the nerve to approach guys shes interested in. But moving to Edinburgh has given her a new start, and, after she develops a crush on a sexy postgrad, she decides its time to push past her fears and go after what she wants.Nate Sawyer is a gorgeous player who never commits, but to his close friends, hes as loyal as they come. So when Olivia turns to him with her relationship woes, he offers to instruct her in the art of flirting and to help her become more sexually confident.The friendly education in seduction soon grows into an intense and hot romance. But then Nates past and commitment issues rear their ugly heads, and Olivia is left brokenhearted. When Nate realizes hes made the biggest mistake of his life, he will have to work harder than he ever has before to entice his best friend into falling back in love with himor he may lose her forever.

Castle Hill

Castle Hill

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 03/12/2013

In the New York Times bestselling novel On Dublin Street, Joss and Braden fought for their happily ever after. Now, in a romantic new novella, theyll discover what comes after the happy endingBraden Carmichael never imagined hed fall as hard and as fast as he did for Jocelyn Butler. He also could not have anticipated how difficult it would be to convince her to give in to love. But now that he has her, hes never letting go. Hes got it all plannedthe passionate proposal, the dream wedding, the sexy Hawaiian honeymooneven the perfect family theyll start.After trying to flee from her painful past, Joss is finally allowing herself to embrace the future. But when things start moving faster than she anticipated, she finds herself panicking over something Braden cant understand. After everything theyve been through, Joss is sure that their love can survive even her worst fears. But, this time, she may push Braden too farand risk losing everything all over againIncludes a preview ofBefore Jamaica LanePraise for the novels of Samantha YoungReally sexy.USA TodayYoungs voice is riveting.Fiction Vixen Book ReviewsBrilliantly written with just the right amount of hotness, sexiness, and romance.Once Upon a TwilightSamantha Young is not an author you should miss out on.Fresh FictionSamantha Young is a Scottish book addict who graduated from the University of Edinburgh. She is theNew York Timesbestselling author ofOn Dublin Street, Down London Road, and Until Fountain Bridge.

Castle Hill

Castle Hill

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 03/12/2013

In the New York Times bestselling novel On Dublin Street, Joss and Braden fought for their happily ever after. Now, in a romantic new novella, theyll discover what comes after the happy endingBraden Carmichael never imagined hed fall as hard and as fast as he did for Jocelyn Butler. He also could not have anticipated how difficult it would be to convince her to give in to love. But now that he has her, hes never letting go. Hes got it all plannedthe passionate proposal, the dream wedding, the sexy Hawaiian honeymooneven the perfect family theyll start.After trying to flee from her painful past, Joss is finally allowing herself to embrace the future. But when things start moving faster than she anticipated, she finds herself panicking over something Braden cant understand. After everything theyve been through, Joss is sure that their love can survive even her worst fears. But, this time, she may push Braden too farand risk losing everything all over againPraise for the novels of Samantha YoungReally sexy.USA TodayYoungs voice is riveting.Fiction Vixen Book ReviewsBrilliantly written with just the right amount of hotness, sexiness, and romance.Once Upon a TwilightSamantha Young is not an author you should miss out on.Fresh FictionSamantha Young is a Scottish book addict who graduated from the University of Edinburgh. She is theNew York Timesbestselling author ofOn Dublin Street, Down London Road, and Until Fountain Bridge.

Until Fountain Bridge

Until Fountain Bridge

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 20/06/2013

An exclusive novella featuring Ellie and Adam, much loved characters from On Dublin Street and Down London RoadEllie Carmichael has been in love with Adam Sutherland for as long as she can remember. What started as a childhood crush on the protective and best friend of her older brother bloomed into full-blown infatuation over the years. Unfortunately, it also meant full-blown heartache, as Adam refused to fall for his mate's little sister.But it takes a crisis for Adam to realize he's wasted too much time denying his feelings for her. Unwilling to waste a second more, he decided to make Ellie his, no matter what the consequences. Now happily settled with the woman he's pined after for years, he's about to find out what their ten year courtship was like for her, through the journals she kept during their ups and many downs. And though Adam may have Ellie now, he has no idea how close he came to losing her . . .Praise for On Dublin Street:'Mysterious, all-consuming and pretty damn good' Closer'An exceptional new talent' Daily RecordSamantha Young is a twenty-seven-year-old Scottish writer who graduated from the University of Edinburgh. She studied ancient and medieval history, which really just means she likes old stuff. She's the author of four series - ten novels and one novella. Her novels On Dublin Street and Down London Road are also published by Penguin.

Until Fountain Bridge

Until Fountain Bridge

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 18/06/2013

From the New York Times bestselling author of On Dublin Street and Down London Road comes a new novella about finding love in familiar placesEllie has been in love with Adam Sutherland for as long as she can remember. What started as a childhood crush on her older brothers best friend soon bloomed into full-blown infatuation. Unfortunately, it also meant full-blown heartache, as Adam refused to fall for Bradens little sister.But it took a crisis to make Adam realize hes wasted too much time denying his feelings for her. Unwilling to waste a second more, he decided to make Ellie his, no matter the consequences. Now happily settled with the woman hes pined after for years, hes about to find out what their ten year courtship was like for her, through the journals she kept during their ups and many downs. And though Adam may have Ellie now, he has no idea how close he came to losing herIncludes a preview of Down London Road!

Until Fountain Bridge

Until Fountain Bridge

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 18/06/2013

From the New York Times bestselling author of On Dublin Street and Down London Road comes a new novella about finding love in familiar placesEllie has been in love with Adam Sutherland for as long as she can remember. What started as a childhood crush on her older brothers best friend soon bloomed into full-blown infatuation. Unfortunately, it also meant full-blown heartache, as Adam refused to fall for Bradens little sister.But it took a crisis to make Adam realize hes wasted too much time denying his feelings for her. Unwilling to waste a second more, he decided to make Ellie his, no matter the consequences. Now happily settled with the woman hes pined after for years, hes about to find out what their ten year courtship was like for her, through the journals she kept during their ups and many downs. And though Adam may have Ellie now, he has no idea how close he came to losing herIncludes a preview of Down London Road!

Down London Road

Down London Road

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 07/05/2013

Johanna Walker is used to taking charge. But she's about to meet someone who will make her lose control.It has always been up to Johanna to care for her family, particularly her younger brother, Cole. With an absent father and a useless mother, she's been making decisions based on what's best for Cole for as long as she can remember. She even determines what men to date by how much they can provide for her brother and her, not on whatever sparks mayor may notfly.But with Cameron MacCabe, the attraction is undeniable. The sexy new bartender at work gives her butterflies every time she looks at him. And for once, Jo is tempted to put her needs first. Cam is just as obsessed with getting to know Jo, but her walls are too solid to let him get close enough to even try.Then Cam moves into the flat below Jo's, and their blistering connection becomes impossible to ignore. Especially since Cam is determined to uncover all of Jo's secrets . . . even if it means taking apart her defenses piece by piece.

On Dublin Street

On Dublin Street

Author: Samantha Young Format: eBook Release Date: 24/01/2013

Jocelyn Butler has been hiding from her past for years. But all her secrets are about to be laid bare.Four years ago, Jocelyn left her tragic past behind in the States and started over in Scotland, burying her grief, ignoring her demons, and forging ahead without attachments. Her solitary life is working welluntil she moves into a new apartment on Dublin Street where she meets a man who shakes her carefully guarded world to its core.Braden Carmichael is used to getting what he wants, and he's determined to get Jocelyn into his bed. Knowing how skittish she is about entering a relationship, Braden proposes an arrangement that will satisfy their intense attraction without any strings attached.But after an intrigued Jocelyn accepts, she realizes that Braden won't be satisfied with just mind-blowing passion. The stubborn Scotsman is intent on truly knowing her . . . down to the very soul.

On Dublin Street

On Dublin Street

Author: Samantha Young Format: Paperback Release Date: 17/01/2013

On Dublin Street by Samantha Young is the hottest new romance bestseller. Jocelyn Butler has been hiding from her past for years. But all her secrets are about to be laid bare . . . Four years ago, Jocelyn left her tragic past behind in the States and started over in Scotland, burying her grief, ignoring her demons, and forging ahead without attachments. Her solitary life is working well - until she moves into a new apartment on Dublin Street, where she meets a man who shakes her carefully guarded world to its core. Braden Carmichael is used to getting what he wants, and he's determined to get Jocelyn into his bed. Knowing how skittish she is about entering a relationship, Braden proposes an arrangement that will satisfy their intense attraction without any strings attached. But after an intrigued Jocelyn accepts, she realizes that Braden won't be satisfied with just mind-blowing passion. The stubborn Scotsman is intent on truly knowing her . . . down to the very soul. Incredibly passionate and downright romantic, On Dublin Street is a captivating and bittersweet story of the redemptive power of love. 'Scotland's answer to E.L. James' Sunday Post 'This extraordinary debut combines a true gift for storytelling with a liberal dose of racy encounters. But what really sets it apart is exquisite characterisation, so vivid that the cast seeps into the reader's psyche' Daily Record 'Highly recommend this one' USA Today Samantha Young is a 27-year-old Scottish book addict who graduated from the University of Edinburgh. She currently lives in Scotland. Discover more about Samantha online: ondublinstreet.com; samanthayoungbooks.com; twitter.com/SYoungSFAuthor; facebook.com/OnDublinStreet.

I Can't Wait

I Can't Wait

Author: Samantha Young Format: Paperback Release Date: 23/08/2012

Down London Road

Down London Road

Author: Samantha Young Format: Paperback Release Date: 13/07/2003

Down London Road is the unmissable sensual sequel to On Dublin Street by bestselling author Samantha Young.Johanna Walker knows what she wants. And that's a strong, steady, financially secure man who will treat her well and look after her and her little brother, Cole - something her parents have never done.But when she meets the gorgeous Cameron MacCabe, a new bartender at work,Jo can't deny the instant and undeniable attraction she feels. Cam doesn't fit into her strict specifications of her perfect partner at all - but for once she is tempted to let her heart rule her head.And as their intense connection grows, Jo has to stop hiding the truth about herself and her family. Is Cam prepared to accept Jo for who she really is? And is Jo willing to let someone into her life for keeps?Down London Road follows the lives of characters introduced in Samantha Young's bestselling romance prequel, On Dublin Street.Praise for Samantha Young:'Scotland's answer to E.L. James' Sunday Post'This extraordinary debut combines a true gift for storytelling with a liberal dose of racy encounters. But what really sets it apart is exquisite characterisation, so vivid that the cast seeps into the reader's psyche' Daily RecordSamantha Young is a 27-year-old Scottish book addict who graduated from the University of Edinburgh. She currently lives in Scotland. Her previous novel, On Dublin Street, is also published by Penguin. Discover more about Samantha online: samanthayoungbooks.com; ondublinstreet.com; twitter.com/SYoungSFAuthor; facebook.com/OnDublinStreet.

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