Volume 1

Bravery. Honor. Sacrifice
Fall in love with a hero today.
50% of all proceeds go to the 9/11 Memorial and Museum.

CARINA ALYCE is a full-time practicing physician who moonlights as a steamy romance writer and mother of six. Her MetroGen Downtown series is described as Grey’s Anatomy + Chicago Fire + Steam + Actual medicine. She joined the anthology because she worked for years in the ER side-by-side with many firefighters and EMTS.

now that you've been tempted... Learn the secret of the Fire Chief in SmoldeR.
you've been sampled... now Fall for the forbidden medical student in HIgh Risk

LC TAYLOR is an International and USA Today Bestselling Author who is a down home southern girl who bleeds red white and blue. She writes her men cut, tattooed and tender, for their down, but-not-out ladies, who just need a little love from the right man. As a former police officer and married to one, she has a huge respect for those in uniform—our first responders and our wildland firefighters.

Can two broken hearts find their way back to each other?

LOLO PAIGE is an Award-winning Author who lives in Alaska and writes full-time. Her Blazing Hearts Wildfire Series are action-adventure, romantic suspense stories set in the dangerous and exciting world of Wildland Firefighting, loosely based off her personal experiences as a Wildland Firefighter in Montana, California and Alaska. She joined the anthology because she supports all firefighters who put their lives on the line daily.


Can a chance encounter on a wildfire lead to love under the midnight sun?

EMKAY CONNOR is the Author of Contemporary Romantic Fiction infused with quirky humor and engaging characters. Her bright and breezy romances are set in small towns, tropical locations, and glamorous locations where here heroes and heroines discover passion and fall in love. As a former wife who lived on a military base in Washington D.C. during the 9/11 attacks and aftermath, she believes in honoring those who serve and sacrifice for the USA.

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KARIGAN HALE is a wife, mother, high school teacher, and photographer who is highly allergic to poison ivy and early mornings. She is highly addicted to fountain sodas and true crime. She writes steamy, slow-burn romantic comedies fill of sarcastic females and the hot males trying to keep up with them. She chose to participate int he anthology to honor the amazing first responders that were not only heroes during the attacks on September 11th, but also during the recent pandemic.


incendiary may have left you hot... but the heat between two arch enemies will leave you burning!

SAMANTHA THOMAS is an author who loves to write sweet, clean books filled with lots of fun bater, good-hearted men, and the happiest ever after. Participating in this anthology is a privilege that allows her to honor the New York Community, as well as, her family and friends that work as first responders, in all capacities, every day.




If you're in the mood for a Hallmark cozy romance... check out the Talisman series.

Executive Team 

Executive Team 

EmKay Connor

Executive Team 


Executive Team 


Founding Author 


Founding Author 

Samantha Thomas