SAVAGE BEGINNINGS by @authorjlbeck and @cassandra_hallman is coming July 17th!! Grab the prequel, STOLEN BRIDE for FREE Today!! Blurb: It started with a single look, my obsession, my desire and need to possess the sweet, and incredibly naive Elena Romero. Like a thief I came in the dead of night and stole her away from her protected castle and placed her in a gilded cage made of gold. The arrangement had been made. Her father knew I was coming, knew I had intended to make him pay. His empire was crumbling. He had no money, nothing of value to me, nothing except… her. Which is why he agreed. His precious, virgin daughter in return for a debt paid. He thought I would break her, kill her, he had no idea what I had really planned. She would become my wife. She would bear my children. She would bend to my will. And I would go to any lengths to keep her by my side. *This is a dark mafia romance that contains mature themes, graphic violence, and sexual content.