When all lights go out, every color becomes a shade of black.
Gods of Earth Series
When Dani's divorce is finalized, her three lifelong best friends plan a holiday weekend getaway to celebrate. After a night of heavy partying, they happen upon the shop of a strange fortune teller who promises them the men of their dreams. Thinking it's just a game, Dani, Liana, Olivia, and June play along, giving her the names of their favorite rock star, Hollywood actor, hockey player, and TV personality, but Madam Levinia isn't a run-of-the-mill scam artist. She's a powerful witch who brings their fantasies to life while teaching them to be careful what they wish for.
They wake to a world descending into chaos, and as each struggles in her own way with the fear that their choices led to the death and destruction all around them, they rush toward the safety of Olivia's compound in the West Virginia mountains, meeting the men they desired along the way. At least, there's electricity and running water at the compound, essentials for anyone falling in love as civilization comes crashing down because at its core, The Deadfall is a romance novel.
Lilly Black's Jaded Series tells the story of Evan Lucien (female), a former runaway left frigid by years of sexual abuse, and Cain Ballantyne, a strikingly handsome billionaire who was born to privilege. Streetwise and hardwired to expect the worst of people, Evan sees him immediately for what he is - a playboy out for a good time, but determined to prove her wrong, her persistent suitor spares no resource in seducing her, reminding her at every turn that only one man will succeed where all others have failed. And she turns his whole world upside down.