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About CB Samet
Christina is a writer, mother of two and wife to a caring and supportive husband.
She is a four-time award winning author in thriller, fantasy, and romantic suspense.
Whether you enjoy suspense or fantasy, you will find CB Samet's books filled with strong female characters overcoming monumental odds with the help of the supportive men in their lives.
“I grew up reading Dan Brown, Tom Clancy, Michael Crichton, and the Bourne books. I write seeking to create that level of action and intrigue but with female heroines. The love the quote, ‘She needed a hero. So she became one.’ My novels have empowered women overcoming powerful obstacles and the strong men who support them.”
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The hint of smoke. The flash of flames. When the wildfires burn through our towns, THEY step up to the fireline and risk their lives. Help us honor their bravery and sacrifice in this charity romance anthology.
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Fall in love with the heroes of this steamy contemporary romance anthology, including stories by
And featuring an exclusive story by USA Today Best Selling Author Desiree Holt
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Ragnarok happened. Survivors converged on earth many millennia ago, breeding and blending with humans. Now, a secret battle of bloodlines is being waged in the shadows of the real world.
Raine Thoren became a Shadow Guardian to protect non-magical humans from threats they aren't even aware of. But the latest killer on the loose has stealth and power unlike any adversary she's faced. She won't be able to bring this one down alone.
FBI Special Agent Will Decker prefers to work by himself. When a mysterious woman saves his life, she's suddenly assigned to work with him in his quest to track an elusive killer. The more he learns about his new partner, Raine, and what demons lurk in shadows, the more fantasy becomes reality.
If they're going to stop the demon and unravel prophecies of the future, they'll need to work as a team and unlock each others' hearts and untapped powers.
***Raine Down is the captivating first book in The Shadow Guardians urban fantasy romantic suspense series. If you like engaging characters, sizzling tension, and magic, then you'll love this series.***
Buy Raine today!
Aurora Meridian refuses to be beaten again. Held back by an ankle injury and fighting to return to the top of the circuit, the tennis superstar finally has her eyes set on a major win. And she isn’t about to let death threats stand in her way, especially when her security detail comes in the form of a super-sexy hunk.
Mason Stone won’t get his fingers burned twice. After his last client falsely accused him of unwanted advances, the former Navy Seal keeps a strictly hands-off relationship. But it’s borderline torture when sparks start to fly with his new assignment and all he can do is bury the feelings.
Frustrated not to be making any headway with her scorching-hot bodyguard, Aurora is getting seriously unnerved by the still-flowing string of hate. But when Mason’s charge is physically attacked, nothing will stop him from bringing down the hammer of justice and wrapping his muscly arms around his beloved.
Can they survive the mysterious menace and take game, set, and match with a happily ever after?
Meridian File is the captivating first book in The Rider Files romantic suspense series. If you like engaging characters, sizzling tension, and a dash of sporting passion, then you’ll adore CB Samet’s saucy rally.
Buy Meridian File for a volley of love today!
"There is plenty of romance intrigue and drama in this book to keep the paged turning” —Booksprout Reviewer
“a super plot” —Booksprout Reviewer
"The storytelling keeps you on the edge of your seat .... I love strong women .... Great read!” — Voracious Readers Reviewer
"This novel is witty, highly engaging and full of realistic characters." — Voracious Readers Reviewer
"This has an awesome heroine and hero! So strong and so brave"— Voracious Readers Reviewer
"There is no genre that I love more than well-written romantic suspense."— Voracious Readers Reviewer
A medical mission takes a deadly turn ...
Dr. Lillian Whyte is swept into a dangerous world when the camp of her Kenya mission clinic is destroyed by war profiteers.
After a decade of trudging through the hectic emergency room, the luster and idealism of being a physician has left Lillian disillusioned. Concerned about her swelling cynicism about her job, her supervisor volunteers her to lead a group of residents on a medical mission to Kenya. An ocean away from her troubled, she finds comfort in aiding local inhabitants.
The tranquility turns to chaos when her clinic is ambushed by militant thieves led by a conniving oil profiteer. Faced with the prospect of permanent captivity and/or probable death, Lillian must find the resolve to outwit her captors and escape.
A slow-burn intellectual thriller from award-winning author CB Samet. Black Gold is book one in the Lillian Whyte adventure series. This series contains some violence and language.
"Black Gold by C.B. Samet shows a tremendous amount of heart wrapped around a riveting story populated by sympathetic characters who will captivate readers." --Judge, 24th Annual Writer’s Digest Self-Published Book Awards (Nov 2017)
When Jenna Masters embarks on a vacation to Antigua, she anticipates leaving behind her hectic job in the intensive care unit but doesn’t anticipate meeting an attractive stranger, Ryan Walsh, with a dark past. She turns down a romantic encounter not wanting to invite danger into her life. When Jenna is kidnapped, she discovers her own past has resurfaced to claim her and she turns to the one man she knows can help her—Ryan Walsh.
Jenna and Ryan plummet into danger that threatens both of their lives. Can they free themselves from the wrath of a killer or will they find their lives cut short by those that seek to destroy them?**2018 Readers’ Favorite Awards Honorable Mention in Romantic Suspense**
Master File is a full-length novel filled with action, adventure, and strong women. The romance is medium with heat with some explicit language. Each novel shares characters, but they are also their own stand-alone happily-ever-after.
"Masters File: The Riders File Book 2 by CB Samet is a fast-paced tale of crime and unexpected humor. The plot development of CB Samet’s novel is a combination of romance and suspense that lures the reader in, making it a one-sitting read." -- Readers' Favorite Reviewer (five stars)
“I really enjoyed this book! It was fast paced and flowed nicely. The turn of events were done beautifully and the ending was terrific!” —Booksprout Reviewer
“This is one of those books that you will fall in love with as it is such a great read ... I can’t wait for more form this series.” —Booksprout Reviewer
Romancing the Spirit Series is a delightful collection of six novellas, each introducing new couples thrust in paranormal romantic suspense adventures.
Sadie's Spirit. Sadie didn't believe in ghosts until she became one.
Willow's Windfall. She's a medium. He's a skeptic. A hidden treasure leads them on a dangerous adventure.
Cassie's Chase. A secret friend, a high-stakes scandal—and a cover-up someone is willing to kill for.
Phoebe's Pharaoh. An ancient Egyptian tomb. The discovery of a lifetime. And a treasure shrouded in danger.
Vanessa's Valentine. An undercover DEA agent on the run. A sinister drug smuggler with a vengeance. And Vanessa is caught between them.
Autumn's Angel. An eyewitness in hiding. An FBI agent with an agenda. And all hell breaks loose on All Hallow’s Eve.
From award-winning author CB Samet comes a heart-warming bundle of stand-alone novellas rich with romantic suspense, a touch of the supernatural, and a heart-warming happily-ever-afters. The Romancing the Spirit Series are clean romance tales that can be enjoyed in any order.
“… women engagingly contend with otherwordly entities and real-world danger, while also grappling with that most mysterious phenomena: the human heart. Samet’s prose vacillates skillfully between various registers, expressing sensuality, suspense, and humor, as needed…. A collection of well-executed … tales of love and ghosts.” —Kirkus Reviews
"Heartwarming stand alone novellas, each with their own supernatural twist. From Egypt to a small town, old love rekindled to new loves and loves that last the centuries. Each book perfect to cuddle up with on a chilly day and escape into romance that never dies.” —Author HM Gooden
She's a computer hacker with an agenda. He was in the wrong place at the wrong time. An international criminal has targeted them both.
Claire Maltisse, computer hacker extraordinaire, is accustomed to playing dangerous games … online. But her work as part of the Rider team thrusts her into the forefront of physical danger. When she’s targeted for extermination by the Titan private security team, she must forge unlikely allies and rely on her own savvy skills to bring down the enemy. But her life and her heart are on the line.
Drake joined Titan security undercover to gain acting experience for upcoming Hollywood roles. Never did he imagine he’d find himself working for a deadly team of ex-military moving drugs, guns, and women. Determined to right his wrongs, he helps the Rider team and Claire devise a plan against the malicious Titan team. In his struggle to find his place among the battlefield, he finds he’s losing himself to the quirky computer genius, Claire. And maybe if he survives the clash of companies, it’ll be worth it.
"Romantic suspense at its best!" —Goodreads Reviewer
"Another great book in this stunning series" —Goodreads Reviewer
“This book was AMAZING!!! As with all of your other books it had humor, intense moments, and made me sad that it came to an end!” —Avid Reader
“It’s the Geek Girl’s time to shine.... This story has been building through previous books so it is big and fun and exciting and a cool ride, don’t miss it.” —Bookbub Reviewer (Gigi Reads)
Maltisse File is a full-length novel filled with action, adventure, and strong women. The romance is medium with heat with some explicit language. Each novel shares characters, but they are also their own stand-alone happily-ever-after. Since this book is a culmination of the over-arching plot in books 1-3, it may be best read after those novels.
She's investigating a murder. He's trying not to become the next victim.
Mica McMillan, savvy PI and scrappy street fighter, is trying to track down a murderer and doesn't have time for delays or relationships. Dr. David Rider is fascinated by Mica's life and magnetism to danger. But when a drug dealer puts a hit out on David, the mismatched couple find themselves on dangerous ground. Can Mica bring the criminals to justice and keep David safe?
"Absolutely fantastic story" --Bookbub Reader
"Steamy, action-packed, and edge of your seat adventure!" --Goodreads Reader
“I got sucked in with the first page” —Booksprout Reviewer
“McMillan File by CB Samet is a great story to read. This great story kept me on the edge of my seat from start to finish. You wont want to miss reading this great book I recommend.” —Booksprout Reviewer
McMillan is a full-length novel filled with action, adventure, and strong women. The romance is medium with heat with some explicit language. Each novel shares characters, but they are also their own stand-alone happily-ever-after.
An action-packed, sizzling adventure from award-winning author CB Samet.
She's caught in a wicked scandal of illegal activity. He's her only hope of survival.
Jessica Ong saves lives in her ICU but never imagined she'd be caught in a scenario where she would have to save her own. When she's accosted by men searching her apartment for a mysterious USB drive, she embarks on a face-paced hunt for what information is worth killing for. What's worse? She's forced to work with her ex-boyfriend and security expert, Reece Owen.
Reece guards lives and uncovers secrets for a living, and yet finds himself unprepared when having to protect the feisty ex-girlfriend he distanced himself from months ago. While he tries to help Jess untangle from her dangerous predicament, he must reconcile with emotions he's avoided.
As the clock ticks and enemies close in, can they uncover the truth to set them free?
If you like action, adventure, and strong female leads, this is the series for you. The romance is medium with heat with some explicit language. Each novel shares characters, but they are also their own happily-ever-after.
"This is the 6th book in the Rider File series but can be read as a standalone. This book had mystery, suspense and thrills, romance and action. It was very well written and enjoyable to read.... I loved the fact that the MC was a strong, independent, intelligent woman. It was a really good read! One that adventure romance readers will enjoy!” — Reedsy Discovery Reviewer
"Another great story by CB Samet. Kept me on my toes with each twist and turn. Would definitely recommend this and the others in the series.” —Goodreads Reviewer
“Wow. The undeniable attraction between the two. It is like fighting fire with fire. There is No cliffhanger. It has a HEA. It is a Page-turner which I enjoyed reading.” —Booksprout Reviewer
She's a professional bodyguard who leaves nothing to chance. He’s a rockstar who stands to lose everything.
Billy Jean Parrish is a Marine turned professional bodyguard. She thrives on discipline and order, and she’s never lost a client. But when she takes an investigative role in the attempted assassination of devilishly handsome rockstar, Ethan Storm, she’s out of her depth—in more ways than one. Can she keep Ethan safe and identify the perpetrator while keeping her emotions out of the equation?
Ethan Storm turned his life around after a wild youth. Now, he needs to finish his last music tour before a quieter life awaits. But an attempt on his life has him reeling. When he hires the Rider team to boost his security and investigate the threat, he meets the inscrutable Billy Jean. He keeps his attraction for her in check, but when Billy Jean becomes the target, neither he nor his emotions will remain backstage.
Sparks and bullets fly in this romantic suspense adventure.
"I loved this book…. The romance was gradual and felt genuine. Definitely worth the read if you like your romance with some action, suspense, ... and danger." --Goodreads Reviewer
If you like action, adventure, and strong female leads, this is the series for you. The romance is medium with heat with some explicit language. Each novel shares characters, but they are also their own stand-alone happily-ever-after.
An action-packed, sizzling adventure from award-winning author CB Samet.
She’s captivated by past civilizations. He’s doing his duty protecting her. Do lost Incan ruins hold the key to romance… or are the two of them about to be buried?
Peru. Ava Sharp is tired of being overshadowed. Daughter of a billionaire weapons developer, the aspiring archeologist keeps to herself. But she’s finding it impossible to resist the charm and panache of her hunky new security guard.
Santino Alonso is relieved. After narrowly surviving his last assignment and a brush with a drug cartel, protecting a rich man’s daughter should be a piece of cake. Until he discovers the woman is hunting for the archeological discovery of the century… and she’s his ideal match.
Thrilled that her hired muscle is a deep-thinker, Ava wonders if she’s finally found someone to really trust. But though Santino is smitten with the out-of-his-league beauty, old enemies threaten to entomb both their love affair and their lives.
Can the unlikely couple unearth something beautiful before their hearts end up six feet under?
Sharp File is the page-turning seventh book in The Rider Files romantic suspense series. If you like driven characters, sizzling affections, and gripping thrills, then you’ll love CB Samet’s exciting excavation.
Buy Sharp File to dig deep into desire today!
THREE FULL-LENGTH NOVELS AND ONE NOVELETTE
Magic and mayhem collide in this fantasy adventure.
Every millennia, an Avant Champion must contain an ancient evil. But Abigail’s quests don’t stop there. Follow her as she battles scheming giants, a deadly plague, and invading soldiers on journeys of love, loss, and self-discovery.
If you like heroes’ quests with magic and sword-clashing mayhem mixed with a touch of humor and romance, this is the series for you.
The Avant Champion ~Rising~
The Avant Champion ~Honor~
Malakai (prequel novelette)
The Avant Champion ~Ashes~
Praise for The Avant Champion:
2017 EVVY Award-winner in fantasy genre
“I loved this great classic style fantasy, action, adventure, a bit of romance, great characters. A thoroughly enjoyable read …" -- Tara K (NetGalley Reviewer 2019, Five Stars)
"With active scenes, sympathetic characters, and hooks throughout the story, you can count on being rooted to one spot until the last word is read." --Judge, 25th Annual Writer’s Digest Self-Published Book Awards
“... a solid fantasy from Samet." --Readers' Favorite Reviewer (2018)
“The author wields a fantastical tale around the heroine that is both engaging and riveting” —-Amazon Reviewer
“I like this storyline filled with action-packed scenes and challenges with quite a bit of suspense and tender moments as the story begins to unfurl with a twist that grips the reader.” --Booksprout Reviewer (five stars)
“Definitely a page-turner.... Samet has created quite an abstract, yet easy to visualize because of her illustrative writing, new magical world that also seems so real.... The plot is intriguing and well-organized, with the perfect ending that left me wanting more.” — Amazon Reviewer
“I was blown away, as always. Although epic fantasy, I could relate to the main character in a way that I usually can’t. A mother, a hero, a teacher; she is more than anyone person can handle gracefully and yet she rises above everything. Even at the cost of her own happiness. Exciting, intriguing, heartbreaking. The best in the series so far. I only hope there is more yet to come!” —Author H.M. Gooden