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About Kelsey Clayton
Kelsey Clayton is a USA Today bestselling author of Contemporary Romance novels. She lives in a small town in Delaware with her husband, two kids, and dog.
She is an avid reader of fall hard romance. She believes that books are the best escape you can find, and that if you feel a range of emotions while reading her stories - she succeeded. She loves writing and is only getting started on this life long journey.
Kelsey likes to keep things in her life simple. Her ideal night is one with sweatpants, a fluffy blanket, cheese fries, and wine. She holds her friends and family close to her heart and would do just about anything to make them happy.
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My name is Zayn Bronsyn,
and I think I screwed up.
I wasn’t supposed to fall,
especially not for her.
She’s in a league of her own,
and I’m just her brother’s scumbag friend.
The last time I saw her,
she was thirteen with braces.
Now, she’s back from boarding school,
with an hourglass body that’ll bring me to my knees.
If Easton finds out I hooked up with his sister,
he might actually kill me.
She’s too innocent, too perfect for a guy like me,
but I can’t resist dragging her into my messed up world.
Amelia Donovan might be the one to revive my blackened heart.
Corrupt My Mind is a standalone and part of the North Haven University series. It deals with sensitive topics that may be triggering to some readers.
My name is Easton Donovan,
and I massively screwed up.
I should’ve given her the world.
Should’ve been everything she deserves.
Instead, I broke her like every promise I’ve ever made.
The darkness tells me to let her go.
Memories of my past keep me from letting her in.
Someone should tell her that loving me is a losing game.
Just being around her is a high I’ve never known.
If she knows what’s good for her, she’ll cut me off.
Given the chance, I’ll ruin her the way I’ve done to others.
But with the bomb she just dropped, she’s here to stay.
She’s flawless innocence.
I’m toxic destruction.
And the selfish part is, I need her.
Truth be told, Kennedy Lehigh could be the one to save me from myself.
"Tell me now if you want to stop."
Kayleigh Jacobs is determined to make college the best experience she can. It's freshman year and she has everything under control. Well, except for her eating disorder and crippling anxiety. It probably doesn't help that her roommate is the textbook definition of perfect, or that she is dating the one guy Kayleigh cannot stand.
Holden Rivers is a junior and the hottest guy on campus. He's a member of the best fraternity, has both girls and boys dying for his attention, and is a pompous jerk. His arrogance is just one of the many things that drive Kayleigh absolutely mad.
When Holden uncovers Kayleigh’s closest kept secret, chaos ensues. Her carefully managed life will never be the same again. Then again, all the best romances start with broken hearts.
Sleepless November is the first in a four book contemporary romance series. This story mixes real life issues with fall-hard, love of a lifetime romance.
Immerse yourself in the tumultous love affair of Kayleigh and Holden, and start this series now.
A mistake waiting to happen.
Knox Vaughn is the epitome of a bad boy.
He's trouble in a sexy-as-sin package.
I know it.
They know it.
Even he knows it.
But, it's like a moth to the flame.
I can't stay away—even though I'm going to get burned.
You know what they say,
The sinners are much more fun.
And this saint is changing the game.
Delaney Callahan is perfect,
Too perfect for me.
Hell, she's too perfect for anyone.
She's an angel,
But with me, she's playing with the devil.
I'm the last thing a woman like her needs.
And yet, I can't keep my hands—and mouth off of her.
We're from two different worlds,
Worlds that can't possibly work.
I'd do anything for her,
But I can't be the SAINT she deserves.
THE SAINT is a standalone and part of the Haven Grace Prep series. It contains angst, violence, and scenes that may be triggering for some readers. If you're looking for a sweet love story, this may not be for you.
Kensington Bradwell doesn't get told no often.
Not when he built an empire from the ground up.
Not when he became the most powerful man in North Haven.
And definitely not when he met my mother.
A picture-perfect relationship,
a happy family,
and twenty years of marriage—
all thrown away for a man with no morals.
Tearing him down won't be easy,
but I won't stop until his empire is in flames.
For my sister. For my father. For me.
I need to find a way to break him.
Lucky for me, the answer just fell into my lap.
Daddy's little princess may be innocent in all of this,
but Lennon's about to get caught in the crossfire of revenge.
THE ENEMY is a standalone and part of the Haven Grace Prep series.
"You're wrong. They're the ones who can't compete with you."
The last time Kayleigh saw Holden Rivers, was in front of a rehabilitation center in May. To say things ended badly between them would be an understatement of epic proportions. Now, three months later, everyone is returning to school - including the anxiety ridden anorexic and her gorgeous ex-boyfriend.
When the two have no choice but to come face to face again, will their romance reignite? Or will Kayleigh's issues stand in the way?
Well, let's just say it's Holden's senior year and he's leaving nothing to chance.
Endless December is the second book in a four book contemporary romance series. It continues to raise the stakes in love while still targeting real life issues.
Continue the story of Kayleigh and Holden's whirlwind romance, and buy this book now.
"You clearly underestimate the power you have over me."
Kayleigh Jacobs and Holden Rivers have gone through more than your average university couple - from eating disorders and drug addictions; to cheating scandals and secret texts. Everything came to a screeching halt when Holden betrayed Kayleigh by confiding in the one person who would do anything to break them up - Bianca Vanderlin.
Kayleigh now lies torn between what her head thinks is best for her, and what her heart desperately yearns for. One final Hail Mary act by Holden in an effort to keep her, brings more chaos and confusion to their already unstable relationship.
The most important question, however, remains to be answered. Will they make it through, or are they only meant to be a distant memory in each other's minds?
Seamless Forever is the third book in a four book contemporary romance series. It deals with the struggles of long distance relationships and intense feelings of love and fear.
Keep reading Kayleigh and Holden's love story and see for yourself how it all wraps up.
I don’t play by the rules.
Never have, never will.
The second our eyes met from across the club,
I could feel a shift in the air—an overwhelming pull drawing me in.
One mind-blowing night is all it was, or so I thought.
Repeating my senior year may not have been the plan,
But finding out my one-night stand is my new teacher—
That’s something I never saw coming.
His gaze bores into me with the same intensity.
That body, those hands, I remember every touch.
I should stay away, but I don’t want to.
This time, all bets are off.
I’ll let him think he’s in control,
Until I bring him to his knees.
Passion and fire,
Forbidden and wrong.
Like I said, I don’t play by the rules.
When I was a kid, my best friend betrayed me in the worst way possible, ripping my family to shreds in the aftermath. She ruined my life in one fell swoop, and didn’t even have the heart to warn me.
Now, nearly a decade later, I’m back in the town I grew up in, determined to make her pay.
They say revenge is a dangerous game, but I’ve never been one to play it safe. There is nothing I’ll love more than to find her weakness and use it to destroy her. The lie she told all those years ago will be her undoing.
Savannah Montgomery may be queen of the rich and entitled, but she’s about to meet her match.
THE SINNER is a standalone and part of the Haven Grace Prep series. It contains angst, violence, and scenes that may be triggering for some readers. If you're looking for a sweet love story, this may not be for you.
I'm Colby Hendrix.
I had everything you could ever want.
The career some would die for.
The friends that always have my back.
And an unmatched level of charm.
I never planned on settling down.
There wasn't ever a reason to.
Or atleast that's what I thought,
Until she came barreling back into my life.
With long brown hair and hazel eyes,
She has the ability to disarm me with a single look.
And the little girl attached to her side?
She's the shock I never knew I wanted.
The biggest mistake of my life.
The only woman I've ever loved.
If she were to say the words,
I might just give up everything for her.
"I want the chance to fight for this - for us."MCKENNA
He was the one I wanted for as long as I could remember.
Sex on legs.
And completely off limits - until he wasn't. My brother's best friend took my first kiss, my virgnity, my heart. He took it all until I had nothing left. Then, he shattered me into a million pieces.
Thank God for college. It was my ticket out of the small town and everything that reminded me of him.
Unfortunately, you can only stay away so long and it seems four years is my limit. I'm moving back to start a life with my new fiancé. The only thing I need to do is simple...
Keep my attention on the engagement and off my ex.
Ever since I was ten, she followed me around like a lost little puppy.
Then she grew up.
Adorable turned to Gorgeous.
Sweet turned to Sassy.
Lovable turned to Irresistible.
I did my best to stay away - until I couldn't. A wild and heated summer with my best friend's little sister was the most amazing time of my life. Then, like I do with everything else, I screwed it all up.
After four years of being completely unreachable to me, she's finally home again. The only problem is she's engaged to someone else. Regardless, I've worked hard to make myself successful and I'm a man of means. I now have a new mission...
Get her back in my arms where she belongs.
Returning to Rockport is brother's best friend, love triangle, second chance, standalone romance set in a small town. McKenna struggles with choosing between the one she wants and the one she knows is a safe bet.
Immerse yourself in this love story today!
Warning: This book contains a love triangle, a tormented heroine, cheating/infidelity, and a whole lot of angst. It may not be suitable for all readers.
My name is Carter Trayland,
And I really screwed up.
I should’ve ended things before they began.
Instead, I wound up in a twisted love triangle,
One that I never wanted to be a part of.
The wrong choice sent my life on a whirlwind.
A woman I forced myself to love is dead.
My best friend was nearly blamed for her murder.
And the one I’ve always wanted, now wants revenge.
Her favorite person is gone, and she thinks it’s my fault.
I’m not about to correct her either.
Not when the reality is so much worse.
She can’t find out the truth of what happened.
Knowing would ruin her in ways I can’t fathom.
If blaming me is her way of coping, I’ll gladly carry that burden.
Because Tyeler Morgan is the one girl I’d protect at all costs.
Wreck My Plans is a standalone and part of the North Haven University series. It deals with sensitive topics that my be triggering to some readers.