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The Latest Adventures

- Out Now-
(All Guts, No Glory Book 1)

- Out Now -
"One Weekend in Rio de Janeiro"
(A Project Phoenix/One Weekend Novella)
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Once a warrior, always a warrior.

Brandon Ward is on the verge of turning fifty and spends his days and nights dreaming he’s back in the fight. He misses his Special Forces career, and running a bar in the middle of nowhere isn’t cutting it. Feeling useless, like he’s lost his purpose, Brand and his ragtag group of former military friends struggle to accept their Glory Days are over.

Julia Evans is a jaded artist who’s given up on love and believes she’s destined to die alone. When she suspects her father is being held captive by a powerful drug cartel, she turns to Brandon for help. Even though they’ve never met, she hopes to convince the former Delta Force operator to join her on a dangerous rescue mission. Julia may be ready to dodge bullets and face hostile enemies, but facing the undeniable chemistry that sparks between her and Brand? Nothing scares her more.

After meeting Julia, Brand can understand why his old mentor never introduced them. After all, Brand is a self-proclaimed bachelor who doesn’t believe in serious relationships…hardly the type of guy a father wants his daughter to get involved with. But Julia is making Brand reconsider his old beliefs.

Accepting the mission, Brand and his battle-hardened motley crew form a new team and don’t hesitate to dive back into the action and danger. With a new purpose, they head straight into the belly of the beast, ready to do what they were born to do—kick some ass. Because that’s what they do best. It’s all they know, and these washed-up silver foxes have nothing left to lose.

**Each book in the All Guts, No Glory series can be read as a standalone. Expect action, plenty of silver fox heroes, mature heroines and an HEA.

It was just a long weekend trip—what could possibly happen in a few short days?


Donovan Briggs, genius hacker extraordinaire, isn’t looking for adventure and doesn’t consider himself a warrior. Despite his brief stint as a Navy SEAL, dodging enemies and shooting guns was never his jam. So, he was thrilled to be recruited over to military intelligence.


Now, the former intel officer is on his way down to Rio de Janeiro to meet with a potential financier to acquire funding to develop a high-tech drone he’s created. A drone that would change the face of warfare and allow Donovan to ride off into the cyber sunset with billions of dollars.


Rio may be in the middle of its electric Carnaval celebration, but Donovan isn’t interested in playing. Until a gorgeous diversion with eyes the color of an autumn day sits down across from him at the airport and makes him reconsider mixing business with pleasure.


Kate Halloran leads a cautious, practical life. Traveling solo to Rio de Janeiro to fulfill a bucket list trip is so not her. Neither is falling for the attractive man sitting next to her on the plane. But she’s secretly hoping for a little excitement and, little does she know, she’s about to get her wish, in spades.


When Donovan and Kate are thrown into the adventure of a lifetime, both are pushed out of their comfort zones. But, after getting lost in the jungle, battling bad guys and succumbing to the sensual energy of Carnival, will they be brave enough to take a chance on each other once their magical weekend is over?


**This novella is a part of the "One Weekend" series and all books are standalones.

What's Next?

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In August, Weston's story (All Guts, No Glory #2) is coming and this fall, you can expect the fourth Force Protection Delta book, Inda's story.


Things are about to get wild with the FPD crew, so you don't want to miss it. Then, right after Inda, I've got Saint coming. And, let me tell you, he's going to be a handful. But when he falls, trust me, it's going to be hard. That'll be it for 2024-- Braxton concludes the FPD series and is coming just in time for Valentine's Day 2025, and his story...omg I can't say a word, but prepare yourselves for chaos. Our stiff, unflappable former Delta Force man has a major, world-tilting surprise headed his way!

If you'd like to preorder Weston or Inda, you can below!


Project Phoenix Boxset
Now Available!

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Have you met the men of Project Phoenix yet? Now you can download the first four books for only $9.99.

Project Phoenix is a steamy romantic suspense series about a secret experiment that turned a team of former Navy SEALS into super soldiers. After an accident, the project is shut down and the men’s memories are erased. Now, one year later, the SEALS are being reactivated, their powers are resurfacing, and an unknown enemy plans to hijack them to create the perfect killing squad.

Reactivated: Oz (Book 1)
Reactivated: Dom (Book 2)
Reactivated: Jericho (Book 3)
Reactivated: Max (Book 4)

**This is an interconnected series and each warrior finds a happily-ever-after in his own story. You can expect steamy romantic suspense, former Navy SEALs, protector heroes, strong heroines, found family, action, intrigue, enemies to lovers, forced proximity, only one bed, he falls first, best friend's little sister, workplace romance, instalove, age gap and touch her and you'll never touch anything again vibes.

Welcome to a New Kind of Adventure


"An absolutely, first class, out of this world, phenomenal read.
There aren’t enough stars in the hemisphere to portray fully just how outstandingly unforgettable and beautiful this read is."

-Reactivated: Aidan

-Miss Victoria Andrews, Amazon

"There is no lull in this action-packed heated adventure. It kept me on my toes while fanning my face when I wasn’t laughing out loud."

-Operation: Dead Drop

Miranda K, Amazon

"My absolute favorite trope, Navy SEALs! Jack /“Oz” stole my heart in this action packed and swoon-worthy story! Charissa has given us such an amazing world to look forward to with the beginning of this series."

-Reactivated: Oz

Marie Evans, Goodreads

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