Sarah’s Heart and Passion by Ginger Simpson

Sarah's Heart and Passion by Ginger SimpsonSarah Collins set her sights for California and a new beginning, but never imagines a war party’s attack on the wagon train she joins. A sole survivor, Sarah must find her way back to civilization, and a man of half-blood happens along at just the right time and becomes her hero…or is the whole scenario only a dream driven by all the romance novels she reads as an editor?

Sarah wakes, her cheeks damp with tears. Like a dust devil in a dying windstorm, all traces of her handsome rescuer vanish with a farewell kiss and the annoying blast of an alarm clock…until he appears at her door as a new neighbor. Will

Sarah find a way to win the love she tried so hard to capture in her dream without being declared insane, or will the sexy woman living an apartment away beat Sarah at her own game?

Previously published as Sarah’s Heart and Sarah’s Passion, this edition combines both stories

Genre: Romance, Historical

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Behind The Clouds by Jan Selbourne

behind-the-clouds-by-jan-selbourneCaught in the grasp of a cold, empty marriage, Adrian and Gabrielle’s life of wealth and privilege in war torn Belgium is thrust into a nightmare of betrayal, lies and deceit.

As the dark clouds of World War One loom over Europe, a brutal German battalion pursues the couple to prevent their flee for freedom to England.

Surrounded by sympathizers to the German cause and narrowly escaping capture and imminent execution, the desperate couple lean upon one another for survival and discover a rekindling of their love and passion.

As they struggle to survive, the tentacles of treachery and lies reach their safe haven and their love is threatened by a scorned woman who will stop at nothing to see Adrian dead.


Something True by M.D. Wiselka

Something-True-by-M.D.-WiselkaWhen fifty-eight-year-old Mark Etson learns he has an inoperable brain tumor, he struggles to find a way to tell his beloved wife of forty years that he must soon leave her. But before he can share the bad news, she tells him she is leaving him for another man. Mark selflessly gives her the divorce she demands. Wanting to reconnect with his siblings, from whom he has been long estranged, Mark travels to London for the Christmas holiday, but too much time has passed. After a few days, he realizes that his dream of reconciliation with his family is just that–a dream. Unwilling to return home to Toronto, Mark moves on to Paris, where he intends to spend the last few days of his life seeing a city he had once planned to visit with a dear friend.

Twenty-six-year-old Ashley Wilkes came to Paris eight years before with a friend, intent on making a life for himself far from the family who disowned him. He soon learned, however, the high cost of living in a foreign capitol. With no friend except the one he came with, Ashley was forced to make a life for himself the only way he could. Knowing that he can’t go on this way forever, or even for much longer, Ashley plans his escape. When a chance encounter with a Canadian businessman offers him a means of making some quick cash, he jumps at the chance. It’s only when he starts to care about Mark that things get complicated.

Publisher’s Note: Something True is a male-male love story and contains homoerotic sex acts that may be offensive to some readers.

Genre: Paranormal Gay Romance/Gay & Lesbian

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Sasha’s New Beginning by Bernadette Y. Connor

SASHAS-New-Beginning-–-by-Bernadette-Y.-ConnorOn the surface, Sasha and Terrence Bain are the American dream. She is beautiful, intelligent, graceful, a wonderful homemaker and mother of three incredibly witty children. He is a successful banker and illegitimate son of a long line of successful bankers. Financially, they want for nothing.

All Sasha wants is to make Terrence happy. All Terrence wants is to make Terrence happy too. Their life together is both wonderful and challenging. Sasha’s torment at not being able to be the woman who makes Terrence’s eyes light up each time he walks in the door is obvious. His unfaithfulness is also obvious, and Terrence has lived a charmed life with his dedicated wife and adoring children.

Sasha’s life takes on a new glow when she receives lavender orchids from a secret admirer. When an unexpected tragedy strikes the Bain family, Sasha’s joy withers like the petals on her beloved orchids, and she wonders if her secret admirer had been Terrence all along.

Sasha’s journey through love, betrayal, loss, and rebirth is an all too familiar one with an ending that will take your breath away.

Genre: Romance, Suspense

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Ghost Maven (Volume 1) by Tony Lee Moral

Long distance relationships are difficult – can love bridge a divide between the third and fourth dimension?

For a Ghost Maven, it is as simple as living in another zip code – but is Alice prepared for her role as a Ghost Maven?

More importantly, can she save her first love?

Alice Parker’s mother passes away and with her father and little sister, Sophie, she moves to Pacific Grove in California. Alice is deathly afraid of the water despite living in a community surrounded by the sea. In order to forge her way through the phobia, she joins the Kayaking club in high school. During a routine kayaking drill, a fog rolls in and Alice becomes disoriented, losing all sense of direction. A large wave turns the kayak over, dumping Alice into the icy-cold pacific. She nearly drowns when a young man dives in after her – Henry Raphael. After Henry’s rescue, Alice gains more than her life. Henry is a beautiful seventeen-year-old or more accurately, one-hundred-seventeen years.

The relationship between them takes Alice on a journey for which no one could prepare her. Henry died over a century ago but lives on in the fourth plane of existence, waiting for an opportunity to atone for causing the death of his ship’s entire crew. Their vengeance still hanging over his head, Henry and Alice learn their love will be tested by more than the passage of time and living in different dimensions.


Loves Lost by Sourabh Mukherjee

Sid turns to work and alcohol to get over the pain of losing Sheetal till she walks back into his arms in the after-party of a corporate awards function. Is she back for good?

What does an advertisement on a billboard tell a man who has lost his wife and his memory in an accident?

As Ria nurses her broken heart, she meets a stranger on the Internet. Will she find love again?

‘Loves Lost’ is a collection of three heart-warming unconventional romantic stories from master storyteller Sourabh Mukherjee, narrated in his inimitable style, that take the reader on a whirlwind journey of a myriad emotions.


Nargis – Through My Summers by Sourabh Mukherjee

What does destiny have in store for a teenager unable to express his feelings for the girl of his dreams as their paths keep crossing through the years?

Author Sourabh Mukherjee’s “Nargis – Through My Summers” is a love story that goes beyond a conventional ‘happily ever after’ ending and offers realistic views of the variety of emotions one goes through when love comes calling. A slice of life in the true sense, the story takes us on a soulful journey as we relive loves lost or found or nurtured unprofessed in the deepest recesses of our hearts.

‘I had two things which not many had—an impossible dream that made every tomorrow worth waiting for, and a pain that not everyone was blessed with.’


Romance Shorts by Sourabh Mukherjer

What does destiny have in store for a teenager unable to express his feelings for the girl of his dreams as their paths keep crossing through the years?

Sid turns to work and alcohol to get over the pain of losing Sheetal till she walks back into his arms in the after-party of a corporate awards function. Is she back for good?

What does an advertisement on a billboard try to tell a man who has lost his memory and his wife in a near fatal accident?

As Ria nurses her broken heart, she meets a stranger on the Internet and finds herself irresistibly drawn to him. Will she find love again?

‘Romance Shorts’ is a collection of four contemporary romantic stories. A brisk read with a lasting impact, it paints love in its various hues that make it the only emotion worth dying for. A slice of life in true sense, the book takes us on a soulful journey as we relish loves lost or found or nurtured unprofessed in the deepest recesses of our hearts.


The Wolfmoon Trilogy Gift Set: The Moonstone, Saille, the Willow, The Wolf Moon by Nikki Broadwell

Kindle-The-Wolfmoon-Trilogy-Gift-Set-The-Moonstone-Saille-the-Willow-The-Wolf-Moon-by-Nikki-BroadwellThe first book of Wolfmoon Trilogy, The Moonstone, begins in the highlands of Scotland in 1984 but we soon find ourselves in a parallel reality known as the Otherworld. We travel the paths of this mystical land along with Finna and her mother, Catriona, led by a magical moonstone. But an ancient evil follows in the shadows as Finna heads to the castle of the moon goddess to have her unborn child blessed.

In Saille, the Willow, we are twenty years in the future when Maeve unpacks paintings that have arrived at her New England gallery. Her reaction to these mysterious and shadowy works brings up questions that she cannot answer. Why do they draw her in like a moth to a flame? The answers to these questions will set her on a path that she never expected.

The Wolf Moon, book 3, finds Maeve on her way to Scotland to discover her long lost mother. But what she doesn’t understand is that she is being summoned there by forces outside of herself. She has been named in an ancient prophecy as the one who will bring balance back to a dark world.

Genre: Romance, Paranormal

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The Hand Of Fate by Gloria Antypowich

The-Hand-of-Fate-The-Belanger-Creek-Ranch-Series-Book-3Book Three: Belanger Creek Ranch Series

Tim glared at Christina. “I guess I get the floor.”

“Quit being an ass and get a grip on yourself. There is no need for anyone to sleep on the floor. I’m sure we are mature enough to make the best of this rotten situation. I’m not going freak out if your leg touches mine. It’s not as if either of us is interested in anything other than sleep and keeping warm.”

He stared at her. “Are you suggesting we share the bed?”

Thirty-eight-year-old Christina Holmes is the office manager at Swift Current Accounting and Bookkeeping Services. On the surface, she is a happy person that everyone likes, but in her heart, she carries pain. She has MRHK syndrome.

Her marriage had deteriorated because of the rare congenital condition, and it ended in humiliation for her. The experience is a secret that Christina has not shared with anyone since she came to Swift Current. She has avoided intimate relationships, feeling less than a woman, and ashamed of the hand that nature dealt her. She has allowed her condition to define her, making her certain that no one will love her as she is.

Forty-eight-year-old Tim Bates came to Swift Current four years ago, when Colt Thompson hired him to manage Cantaur Farm. Forsaken by his stepfamily, Tim was reeling from a contested family will, and an ugly divorce filed by his wife who had never truly loved him. He was bitter and angry, trusted no one and despised women.

When he first arrived, Christina thought of Tim as a cold fish, and Tim saw Christina as an officious bitch. However, during the past four years the two of them have developed a comfortable relationship: but it isn’t the kind that comes with intimacy, or fringe benefits.

When Tim Bates finds a picture on the old ranch hand’s desk at Belanger Creek Ranch, he is stunned. He reacts with suspicion that turns into feelings of betrayal and anger. The picture becomes the focus of a mystery that involves people at the ranch: people who have been friends for years. The answers could forever change the lives of those involved.

Tim discovers that what he has always believed about his birth is not true. Shaken, he turns to Christina for friendship and support.

Sometimes The Hand of Fate intervenes. Will it bring unexpected miracles into the lives of these two friends?
This is a story of family ties, unconditional love, loyalty, powerful friendships, sacrifice, mystery and the realization of dreams that seem impossible.

This can be read as a stand-alone book in the Belanger Creek Ranch Series. The lives of Colt and Frank Thompson (The Second Time Around, Book One) and Shauna Lee and Brad Johnson (Full Circle, Book Two) intertwine with those of Tim Bates and Christina Holmes in this work of fiction.

Genre: Romance, Contemporary

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Severed Threads by Kaylin McFarren

Severed Threads (Volume 1) by Kaylin McFarren 2016Award-winning author Kaylin McFarren delivers an action/adventure romance guaranteed to capture your imagination…

Romantic Suspense Novel by Kaylin McFarren: Believing herself responsible for her father s fatal diving accident, Rachel Lyons has withdrawn from the world and assumed a safe position at a foundation office. When called upon by a museum director to assist her former love interest with the recovery of a cursed relic from a sunken Chinese merchant ship, she has no intention of cooperating until her brother is kidnapped by a drug-dealing gangster. In order to save him and gain control over her life, Rachel must not only overcome her greatest fears, but also relive the circumstances that lead to her father s death.

Inspiration Behind The Story: Kaylin has been involved in the business of collecting and selling Asian antiques for more than a decade. Due to her interest in this field and her fascination with the undersea world, she was inspired to write a story about the recovery of a Chinese concubine’s cursed treasure from a sunken ship, which aids in healing a woman’s damaged soul. Kaylin spent four months researching scuba diving, trade routes, famous battles, and the natural disasters that befell Spanish galleons during the 15th-17th centuries. It is her hope that this action-adventure romance entertains readers and honors dedicated salvaging and exploration companies that have contributed remarkable discoveries and cross-sections of history to museums and institutions around the world.

Genre: Romance, Suspense


The Angler and The Owl by Viv Drewa

The Angler and The Owl by Viv DrewaBefore retiring France Hunter decides to go to the place where she found her first new species of owl: The Amazon. Her group follows a well know angler, John Sinclair, and his team, along with a reporter who wants to do a story on Hunter.

Once arriving at the site, Sinclair leaves to go further up the river. He has a show to record and is hoping to catch an even larger fish this time. He hates having to leave France; he’s fallen in love with her but he has a show to tape and hopes to finish quickly to get back to her.

Hunter, and the group with her, run into a gruesome nightmare with the satellite phone destroyed and one man fighting for life. Sinclair is not due to pick them up for another week.

Will they survive?

Book Review

If you love wild life, especially Owls you will enjoy reading The Angler and The Owl by Viv Drewa.

This fast paced, short story, action adventure will keep you on your toes as you travel with Ornithologist France Hunter and her team on her second trip down the Amazon River to look for rare, even new species of Owls.

Here is teaser from the book:

“Francine Hunter, who had been called France since her younger sister couldn’t say Francine, was sitting on a boulder, sipping a bottle of water. She’s enjoying the sun and eager to get to the place where she found her first new species of owl: the blue-ringed owl. She looked through the opening of this enormous canopy enjoying the lovely foliage and wishing she was already deep inside.

She fell in love with not only the rain forest, but the Amazon River. France also loves the chorus of the animals and birds that she heard here years ago, and still enjoys now. The Amazon reminded her of the stories she heard as a young girl, about foreign travelers and their adventures. And exotic birds and animals.”

As you can imagine, there is danger and possibly a little romance.

Theodocia McLean endorses ‘The Angler and The Owl’ by Viv Drewa. I also enjoyed Viv’s murder mystery titled ‘Midnight Owl’ (Joe Leverette Mystery Book One). Two other titles published by this author are ‘The Owl Of The Sipan Lord’ and ‘From The Pages Of Grandfather’s Life’. All her books can be found here on Amazon. I purchased this book on May 16, 2016. The review was completed on June 5, 2016.

Genre: Romance, Suspense, Short Story


The Golden Hour by Kim McDougall

The-Golden-Hour-by-Kim-McDougallThis is not a romance. This is not the story of boy meets girl, boy wins girl. The Golden Hour goes beyond erotica and romance. Instead, it is an exploration of how sex defines us, particularly in those first years of sexual burgeoning when it is intoxicating and empowering. Sarah’s life has been defined by the men in it. Now she must learn to define herself or forever live in the past. The Golden Hour is a story of the greatest love of all.

Malek and Sarah have a passionate and destructive relationship. When fate and stubborn pride separates them for good, they promise to meet twenty years later in that exact hour at their favorite restaurant in Nice. At age 42, Sarah waits at the little cafe for her first love to appear in the falling afternoon light. Will Malek be the same mysterious man he was? Will he still want her? Will he even come? Her imagination is overwhelming as she remembers their dark and fiery past, and dreads the secret she must finally reveal.

Genre: Romance, Contemporary

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Secret Visions by Jennifer Robins

Secret-Visions-–-by-Jennifer-RobinsGrowing up with the gift of Psychometry wasn’t easy for Kevin, but soon he knew he’d use it for good and the best way to do that was to join the police force. His gift would help solve crime. This would allow him to spot criminals with only a touch of his finger.

He meets and quickly falls in love with lovely Candace while at the local grocery store. He helps her with her groceries and asks if he can call her. A real love affair takes off immediately and they begin to date.

His new career as a policeman starts while he continues to romance Candace.

One of his first encounters on the job has his gift telling him of a break-in suspect being a wanted murderer, who later comes after Kevin after he escapes from jail for revenge of blowing the whistle on him. When the situation involves the woman he’s in love with, things get very intense.

Genre: Romance, Paranormal

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To Christmas With Love by Jennifer Robins

To-Christmas-With-Love-by-Jennifer-RobinsLosing a loved one can be devastating to the point of evading life, ignoring another’s love, and waiting for something to help her go on.

Christmas Eve meant only one thing to Nadine, the death of her husband whom she was married to for only a few short weeks. For two years, the holiday has come and gone without her celebrating.

But someone comes along, who finds her so wonderful, so special that Nadine is forced to come to terms with her past. Could she love again? Would she find a sign, a message to let her go on?

Genre: Romance, Contemporary

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The Guardian: Shadowstone Legend by Angela Aaron

the-guardian-shadowstone-legend-by-angela-aaronThe past and present meet, a lover’s secret is revealed, and doors to forbidden places open as the Shadowstone’s power awakens.

Cailen is thrust in to the mystical role of Guardian by an ancient pledge. Sworn to protect the bearer of the enigmatic Shadowstone, he must unravel the magic and power of the sacred Fae object before the Fae can reclaim the stone and the one who bears it.

Rebecca never believed in the Fae or Faerie legends, let alone considered she was descended from one. On the hunt for her missing mother, she becomes embroiled in a dangerous quest with an invisible foe and has no choice but to rely on the assistance of the cocky Scottish laird to stay alive.

As the talisman’s secrets are revealed and passion ignites, Cailen and Rebecca must confront the looming heartache that threatens their future.

*** Adult Content. Graphic Sexual situations.


The Wolf Moon: Wolfmoon Trilogy Book 3 by Nikki Broadwell

The-Wolf-Moon-Wolfmoon-Trilogy-Book-3-by-Nikki-BroadwellIt is close to the winter solstice when Maeve Lewin’s simple trip to Scotland to re-unite with her mother throws her headlong into a dangerous world. A prophecy written centuries before seems to describe her as ‘the one’, and despite Maeve’s insistence that this couldn’t possibly be true her mother and grandmother both agree that it is.

What Maeve doesn’t know is that her boyfriend, Harold, is part of her destiny, mentioned in the ancient text as ‘the one of noble birth who will stand by her side.” But Harold’s only plan is to join Maeve in Scotland for the New Year before the two of them fly home to the States.

The night of the winter solstice brings Maeve face to face with a terrifying reality, but it’s Harold’s arrival that forces her to come to terms with the truth. He seems to have lived in this parallel world before and his part in future events has been sealed as surely as hers.

With dark forces hunting her relentlessly and confronted with a fate she didn’t choose, Maeve must come to terms with her future and somehow find the strength to fulfill the perilous task set before her.

Genre: Romance, Paranormal

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Historical Regency Romance Box Set: 4 Authentic Regency Romance Novels by Arabella Sheraton

Historical-Regency-Romance-Box-Set-4-Authentic-Regency-Romance-Novels-by-Arabella-SheratonCurl up with this delightful collection of authentic Regency romance novels by Arabella Sheraton.

Within these pages, you’ll find four fabulous stories of love and romance, mayhem and misunderstanding, mystery and intrigue – all set in traditional Regency England.

In The Dangerous Duke, Fenella Hawke must conceal both her true identity and her feelings for her employer, the Duke of Wyndlesham, in order to keep her job…and her heart…intact.

Married at Midnight sees the handsome and impoverished Earl of Pennington considering a marriage of convenience to save his family estate. The problem is, his perfect bride is already married.

The Wayward Miss Wainwright pits the feisty Helena Wainwright against her arrogant and very attractive brother-in-law, the Duke of Rotherham, when it comes to decisions about family matters.

The Reluctant Bridegroom is a comedy of errors as Miss Miranda Lavenham and her proposed suitor, the Earl of Wenham, do everything they can to avoid their respective family’s tactics to marry them off. But Fate has other plans in store for them. Sparkling and witty, these Regency romances will transport you back in time!

Genre: Romance, Historical, Historical Regency Romance

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Blue Vision (The Code of Endhivar Book 1) by Marie Lavender

blue-vision-the-code-of-endhivar-book-1-by-marie-lavenderBrooke Sanders just wants to get away from her life for a while. A remote cabin in Montana fits the bill. She doesn’t expect to encounter a mysterious stranger with unusual blue eyes, or events that cannot be explained…

Colin Fielding is on a mission – scout a planet and return home to Endhivar. Simple really. What he doesn’t anticipate is that fate has a pretty twisted sense of humor. Suddenly, this human calls to him, every part of him, like the call of a true mate, and he can’t deny the connection as he gets closer to her.

Little do they know, someone is out to do them harm, as well as the world Brooke holds so dear. Can they stop what’s coming before it’s too late? Or will the universe lose a perfect gem?


Upon Your Honor by Marie Lavender

upon-your-honor-by-marie-lavenderDeception is a dangerous path…

New York City, August, 1891 – Orphaned after the death of her father, Chloe Waverly stows away on La Voyageur to escape the clutches of her cruel fiancé, Lamonte Beckett. Gabriel Hill, a strange and compelling gentleman, comes upon Chloe and promises to protect her without knowing the true circumstances of why she is running away. During their journey, Gabriel doesn’t bargain on being distracted by her fair beauty or succumbing to her many charms. As their attraction to each other grows, so does the danger and Gabriel suspects things are not as they should be.

Both are determined to get to New Orleans, where she can start a new life. But, once they reach their destination, events spin out of their control and Chloe is captured by the fiancé she escaped. Gabriel is left wondering if he can overlook her betrayal. Soon he finds himself in a race against time, to reach her before Beckett can exact revenge.


Second Chance Heart by Marie Lavender

second-chance-heart-by-marie-lavenderAfter a wild storm forces her to take shelter in a small town inn, Dana Nelson thinks that all she has to worry about is a brief stay before she heads back to the city. She gets far more than she bargained for…

The last thing she expects is to run into an old flame, and even worse, the man who broke her heart twelve years ago. She’s sure that the only thing remaining between them is a strong attraction for another.

She can’t be more wrong…

The more time she spends with Vince Reynolds, the more she begins to believe she can trust him again. But, can she put her faith in the one man who captivates her, body and soul, or are some wounds too deep to heal?


Time Invested by Ginger Simpson

Time Invested - by Ginger SimpsonWhy won’t Meagan Murphy’s father allow her to date anyone in uniform? He must have reasons he hasn’t shared, but contrary to Daddy’s rules, Meg meets Ryan Cullen while volunteering at the USO and throws caution to the wind. Ryan only has a short time before his unit ships out, and Meagan intends to make the most of the time they have left together. His parting gift is a ring on her finger and a request that she wait for him to return. Will he make it home to ask permission for her hand…or are all those nightly radio newscasts about mounting casualties warning her to prepare for the worst?

Genre: Romance, Contemporary

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Magick & Moonlight by Marie Lavender

magick-moonlight-by-marie-lavenderMessing with free will is always a bad idea…

Ethan Hamilton moves to a lazy little town in Oregon, hoping to escape his demons. But, instead he discovers a woman dancing nude in the moonlight. This woman who claims she is a witch dazzles him with her sensual presence. He thinks she’s crazy, but what if she’s not?

Jessie Anderson has been taught that her kind hides who they really are. And she has a problem on her hands. Someone knows her secret and she has to do all she can to protect herself. What other choice does she have? Jessie casts a love spell on a good man, a man with whom she can’t fight her attraction. The spell doesn’t work quite as planned – she ends up falling for Ethan.

To top it off, Ethan’s treatment of her, his “love”, is so addictive. Deep down, she knows the spell will wear off, and yet his feelings seem genuine. It’s just a spell…right?


Yellow Moon by Ginger Simpson

Yellow-Moon-by-Ginger-SimpsonYellow Moon, a Lakota maiden, accompanies her family to the Sun Dance and becomes promised to a Santee warrior who’ll soon be chief.

While accompanying Thunder Eyes’ clan back to his tribe, she and the other women are stolen by the Crow, and while in Plenty Coup’s camp is told she’ll become his second wife rather than be a slave. She finds friendship and help at the hands of his first wife, a Cherokee captive called Pretty Shield.

When Thunder Eye’s comes to rescue his betrothed, she begs him to take her newfound friend along, and the two women eventually become sisters-in-law. When the Crow come to extract their revenge, fate changes their destiny in a big way.

Genre: Romance, Historical

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Lord Blackwood’s Valentine Ball: An Authentic Regency Romance by Arabella Sheraton

Lord Blackwood's Valentine Ball-An Authentic Regency Romance by Arabella SheratonIn this charming traditional Regency romance novella, Patience Cherwell is resigned to a life of spinsterhood.

Therefore, when her young friend, the lovely Lorna Hartley, comes to stay for a London season, she decides the eligible, handsome Lord Blackwood is the perfect match for Lorna. Granted, Lord Blackwood, at forty, is much older than the vivacious 20-year-old Lorna, but Patience is determined to help her young friend make a good match.

So why isn’t she happy when his lordship and Lorna seem to like each other’s company?

The problem is that Patience is already madly in love with his lordship! An unexpected invitation arrives for Lorna and Patience to attend Lord Blackwood’s Valentine Ball.

This is the perfect moment for him to propose to Lorna. Mysteriously, a corsage arrives from an anonymous admirer. Who is it for? And what will be the outcome for the wearer at Lord Blackwood’s Valentine Ball?

This novella is the prequel to The Lady’s Revenge.

Genre: Romance, Historical, Historical Regency Romance

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Not A Word About Love: Contemporary Romance by Hana Goldberg

not-a-word-about-love-contemporary-romance-by-hana-goldbergAward-Winning Author

After eleven years of marriage, Maya falls madly in love with a mysterious man. Through alleys fragrant with the pungent smell of fried rice, amid child beggars and vendors of psychedelic fabrics, she makes surprising discoveries about the stranger, and about herself. How far will she be willing to go?

“From the recipient of the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award of Israel’s Association of Authors and Composers (ACUM) 2015, comes a brilliant book: a witty love story, full of humor and sensuality.” Lily Pery, #1 literary editor

“This book will drive you to pursue your passions and will make you laugh out loud. A tremendous bestseller.” largest Israeli newspaper – Yediot Achronot

“A riveting and sensual story of the search for love, the longing for happiness and the fear of missing out on life.” Ha’aretz


Second Nature (Blood At First Sight Book 1) by Marie Lavender

second-nature-blood-at-first-sight-book-1-by-marie-lavenderShe never expected it…

Desiree Edwards has a problem. She’s been attacked, kidnapped and forced to get along with a vampire of all things. It’s something right out of the story books she reads, or her worst nightmare. But, sometimes he’s not the monster he appears to be. He seems so human like that she can’t help it when her emotions betray her, when her body betrays her. To make matters worse, she finds out more about herself than she ever wanted to know.

She was unlike any other…

Alec has a problem. The animal in him wants Desiree. But, so does the man. The more he learns about her, the harder it is to deny what he wants. But, he’s a freak, and she’s just a human. The two species don’t mix that way. Then an old enemy surfaces and Alec is forced to make a choice. His life or hers.

Can Alec’s soul be saved by this unique human? Or will it be far too late?


Upon Your Return by Marie Lavender

upon-your-return-by-marie-lavenderFara Bellamont has been back in society for a year after leaving Cluny Abbey, where her uncle sent her long ago. When he chooses a suitor for her for marriage, she fears that she will be forced to marry a stranger and live a miserable life.

But, Fara finds herself thrust into an adventure of a lifetime when unforeseen circumstances cause her to place her trust in a strange man for protection. His intervention not only saves her, but puts her in an even more compromising position.

Grant Hill, a trading captain, is enchanted by the young heiress not only because of her beauty, but because she is hardly conventional. Underneath her ladylike exterior lies a tigress. Grant cannot help but offer his protection as she is in need and he is far from immune from her charms.

Fara just never bargained on the passion that she feels for Grant Hill. As events unfold, she must decide whether her desires and the dictates of her heart should trump the rules of society in this exciting tale.


Married At Midnight: An Authentic Regency Romance by Arabella Sheraton

Married-at-Midnight-An-Authentic-Regency-Romance-by-Arabella-SheratonWhen the young and handsome Earl of Pennington discovers the inheritance from his great-uncle depends on him marrying at midnight on the eve of his thirtieth birthday, he is irate.

Marriage is not part of his plan to save his impoverished estates. He crosses paths unexpectedly with the beautiful Roxanne Chesney, who is fleeing from her abusive husband. He offers her a contract: marriage for six months to help him fulfill the conditions of his great-uncle’s will, enabling him secure his inheritance. In return he will pay her a small fortune.

Can Roxanne resist this offer?

What about the revolting Edgar Doyle who forced her into a loveless marriage that has not been consummated?

Roxanne has escaped Edgar’s clutches, but she wonders how long she will manage to evade him. The earl’s contract has no strings attached.

The offer is irresistible except for the fact that Roxanne is already married!

Genre: Romance, Historical, Historical Regency Romance

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S-A-G-E Seize Able Gem$Like Epic by Robin Carretti

The edge of her customized Sage spoon tickled as Blade wrote a secret message how she was the desert a banquet of carnal gem pleasure but much more. How his lips worked on her coffee sparkle flavor stirred up crazy his wicked lies came to the corner of her able and willing eyes she was blowing and blowing like she was on top of the world. He was steaming mad as his mood red devil came full force confetti strings and strings started to play.

Someone from the Phantom opera said seize the gems. He’s the performer crystal’s so exposed wicked concert. She could not have pushed him away she was gem-like for all those topaz tiger eye necklaces in the world.She took another slow sip the exquisite tug and tingle went beyond her private oaisis it was like anything she had never imagined. His lips went nice and slow his smiley white teeth and his finger’s dried her blushed sunset crystal blue water’s deep love persuasions cheek’s lifted so radiate. There was no point looking at the Café European painting on the angelic ceiling when Blade was taking her to his own overflowing paradise.

New gem seeker or the best Jeweler snatcher you decide? You are what you sip rare crystal beans remain a siege mystery. Sage it was getting not to be a secret rich desire the most expensive coffee crystals.How they sparkled through a person’s eyes. Her crystals melted like love stage filled with sugar. Big Quest for Spices making history Colorful crystal sea of amber SUGAR-SPICE-Everything Coffee nice. Tuscan Sun out of the ordinary touch of exotic blends took over her mocha flavor lips. Sage slowly stirred & he poured her coffee till the end The cold of the cream, the heat is on his mouth but the bud is starting to grow and crystallize maturing and then opening it send’s spirals get the taste of hunger. Sage needed to sip slower enjoy those pleasure words in her coffee.

To take our last sip of your lover’s drink, see her face, but you have secret’s you stay brave-heart anxiously, what awaits, see her through an erotic painting, in a Native-land Naples Italy.Go 2 the museum’s/Gelato/sexy statue Micheal Angelo, added a nice Sage spice vineyards and her passions anything to shine her heart how his shiny black leather vest and his pants spread to the tip of the blade book, she kept tight-lipped on you. She felt dragged how you were tied into her crystal ankle.Italian made Villa all leashed into the world of warriors, Sage not to smitten and he was saying I must have an heir, that rich crystalline love hunt. How you fit into his erotically love earth. Native land of wolves, how they growled passions wild and rampant. Could fool anyone’s millionaire sex plans. Harry Potter Wizards became butler’s on the deep-end seeing mermaid’s. Warrior warlocks twisting through jewels of hearts deliciously exposed pinball the butt-ler’s got caught to many sticky bun’s they bit into. Those maidens loved coffee & Trump truffles Those butler quarter was he going to improve filling her heart like the novelty was he nice enough to share his inner most thought’s. Yelling out to her Sage had soothed her troublesome conscience so pricking with warrior understood suspicion sword of killer situation.

Would she pay for her sin’s later.Surfing how her eyes saw his every indrawn breath. His instinctive conclusions hammered at his mind automatically assessed. Smooth and refined Sage but the war like a revelation of email’s in a compromising postion crystals layered all over her body she had it coming, bring hot shades of flavor’s to her, hot spot espresso quiet sip what does it have to say? Let’s bring everything eyes of gem surface. As he watched the beginning to her rosy spark bloom.Café au lait Sage sips so skillful as she goes toward the light how the cream fades. Her eyes still intense with flavor.But her skin was on fire for him and the blush came out like tigress cat how hundreds of them scattered around Europe Italy. They had a French chef Gem-like.


The Lady’s Revenge: An Authentic Regency Romance by Arabella Sheraton

The Lady's Revenge- An Authentic Regency Romance by Arabella SheratonThis engaging traditional Regency romance is the sequel to Lord Blackwood’s Valentine Ball.

Miss Letitia DeVere decides that revenge is a dish best eaten cold when she returns to London after a two-year absence to find her former admirer Lord Charles Blackwood on the verge of proposing to Miss Patience Cherwell.

Lord Blackwood’s Valentine Ball proved to be the turning point in his fledgling romance with Patience.

Letitia is not the kind of woman who gives up easily, as Patience and Charles soon find out. She stoops at nothing to achieve her aims. However, Letitia has a dark past, with secrets that threaten to return and destroy her newfound social success.

When Charles proves less malleable than in the past, Letitia resorts to subterfuge, seduction, blackmail, and even violence to force him to propose.

Will he see through her tricks and remain true to Patience, or will Letitia’s seductive wiles lure him back?

Genre: Romance, Historical, Historical Regency Romance

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Yes, Mr Larson and Other Filthy Stories by J. J. Hayle

yes-mr-larson-and-other-filthy-stories-by-j-j-hayle“You deserve this, Miss Farrow,” Mr Larson said. “You have had this coming for a long time.”

Layla hadn’t realised what she was getting herself into when she agreed to allow her boss to discipline her for her lateness. Little did she know she would awaken a need for domination and punishment. Nor did she expect to discover the thrill she felt when she allowed the fierce and intense Mr Larson to spank her.

Seven sinful stories explore the deepest, darkest and dirtiest desires of six women seeking sexual pleasure and, with something to gratify every appetite, are guaranteed to set your pulse racing.

Relax, get comfortable and indulge yourself in Mr Larson and other filthy stories. Whatever your kink, you will find complete satisfaction in this collection of erotic tales.


Forged in Fire (The Tempered Steel Series Book 5) by Maggie Adams

forged-in-fire-the-tempered-steel-series-book-5-by-maggie-adams“Lady, if I were you, I’d get the hell away from here ‘cause when I make it up this hill, I’m gonna be looking for you.” Lucky Coalson’s luck has run out. His ex-wife turned out to be a con artist; his business is in a shambles, and he’s been tossed into a muddy river by a smart assed feminist with a chip on her shoulder. Things couldn’t get much worse…or so he thought.

When Lucky’s accused of murdering his ex-wife, the Coalson family enlists the help of a private investigator to gather the clues necessary to prove his innocence. Little did they know that Renee Morgan is the same woman that sent Lucky scrambling up a sodden river bank at the height of a storm.

The two square off immediately, but Renee’s admiration of the Coalson family, despite her dislike of Lucky, is the deciding factor in her acceptance of the job. And although Lucky bristles every time she speaks, he grudgingly respects her intelligence and savvy skills as a private investigator.

As the hunt for the killer escalates, the two find they are not the only ones looking for the mysterious assassin. And the other people are more than willing to take out anyone that gets in their way, including those that Lucky and Renee hold dear to their hearts.

In a moment of passion that rocks them to the core, they realize their love may be forged in fire, but both have been badly burned by past lovers, and too stubborn to admit the truth. Can they find a way around their fears, or will Lucky’s ex-wife continue to plague him from the grave?


Miss Dashwood’s Dilemma: An Authentic Regency Romance by Arabella Sheraton

Miss Dashwood's Dilemma-An Authentic Regency Romance by Arabella SheratonIn this delightful authentic Regency romance, Miss Diana Dashwood accepts an invitation to Lady Prescott’s Christmas party at Camden House, in the countryside. But things do not go quite as she imagined.

Through an unexpected event, she is forced to spend the night in a woodsman’s hut with one of the guests. What a scandal!

Of course, Sir Gareth Blakely must propose, and he does. Unfortunately, Miss Diana Dashwood has already been engaged to and broken off her engagement from Sir Gareth Blakely after a bitter quarrel.

Is it likely she will bow to social pressure and accept his proposal, one made only to save her reputation, and if they marry, does their union stand a chance of survival? And what about the pretty heiress, Miss Jemima Plymstock, whom everyone thinks is the lady Sir Gareth had his eye upon? Headstrong and proud, Miss Diana Dashwood is caught in a dreadful dilemma.

Genre: Romance, Historical, Historical Regency Romance

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The Reluctant Bridegroom by Arabella Sheraton

The-Reluctant-Bridegroom-An-Authentic-Regency-Romance-by-Arabella-SheratonThe handsome Earl of Wenham has no intention of marrying any time soon.

His sister Almeria points out to Hugo that he owes it to the title and the estates to marry and produce an heir. Failure to do so means the entire lot devolves upon his second cousin, the Honourable Felix Barstowe. She also reminds him that their father had promised an old friend, Lord Lavenham, that his son should marry Lord Lavenham’s daughter, Miranda.

Out of respect for his father’s dying promise (which he had never taken seriously), the earl sets off for Lavenham House. He is stranded by snow a few miles away from his destination and takes refuge in a local inn.

He meets up with a heavily veiled, mysterious young woman, who, by her confidences to him, he realises is the elusive Miranda. To his shocking surprise, the feisty Miranda declares she will not have anything to do with someone whom she declares, “is possibly so fat and gouty, that he needs to have a wife found for him.” In fact, she would rather run away with a childhood friend.

Intrigued, the earl makes it his business to get to know Miranda better by inviting her to stay in London with his sister. Unfortunately, this strategy annoys his dandyish cousin Felix Barstowe who is determined that the young and healthy earl should not marry and cheat him out of his birthright.

Will Felix succeed in a dastardly plan to murder his cousin?

Genre: Romance, Historical, Historical Regency Romance

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Blood Stones: The Haunting of Sunset Canyon (Volume 1) by Krista Lynn

Blood-Stones-The-Haunting-of-Sunset-Canyon-Volume-1-by-Krista-LynnDeep in the Arizona desert, the love a young woman feels for her mysterious Indian lover grows deeper every year, though her heart stopped beating over a century ago—stilled by the one she loves. What magic could cause this? What ancient Native American witchcraft could hold her spirit captive and make her part of The Haunting of Sunset Canyon? Could the legends of ghost warriors who guard the treasure of the Lost Blood Stones Mine be true?

When Darcy Peel left Dry Creek, Arizona, to go to graduate school, she thought she had left for good. She never imagined she would come back to the small community nestled in the shadow of Prospector’s Mountain. But now she is compelled to return and find her sister who is lost in the red gorge canyon. On her trail to the truth, Darcy meets Alan Brandt, a young deputy who possesses hidden abilities that link him to stories of ghost warriors. Can she trust him to help find her sister as he promises? Or is she being trapped by the canyon’s magic—seduced by her attraction to a man with an uncanny connection to the deadly legends?

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Blood Stones: The Haunting of Sunset Canyon by Krista Lynn begins in 1911 during the Summer Solstice in Little Springs River at Sunset Canyon, Arizona with a story that sets the stage for a supernatural suspense.

Fast forward 100 hundred and four years later in Sacramento, California where Darcy Peel lives and teaches at a prestigious university. Darcy is forced to return to her rural hometown of Dry Creek, Arizona when her sister, Deanna Peel, suddenly disappears in the desert canyons while pursuing her research. The local headlines relate Deanna’s disappearance to the deaths of other Peel family members who entered the canyon and presume that she is also dead. “Deanna is well known in her community as an activist for desert preservation and anthropological research in the “Canyon that Sees the Sun” as that deep gorge is known from Indian myth”. Some of the locals believe that Deanna “fell prey to the Curse”.

Intent on doing her own expedition to find her sister, Darcy drives the long hours back, stopping alongside the highway a half-mile from her family’s 76 Diner and Gas Station to view Prospector’s Mountain. What awaits her is Déjà vu as she holds up an old Polaroid photo from June 22, 1986 and stares out her windshield at the mountain, then back to the photo. The cloud formation she sees over the mountain top is identical to the one in the old picture which was taken the day of a horrifying experience that happened on the date of the photo.

Darcy has to stay focused on her mission to find her sister as the dark magic of the New Moon at vernal equinox draws near, bringing its strange energy to the mountain, its canyons, and the small community steeped in rich Native American legends. Darcy might just find more than the answers she came in search of when a young deputy named Alan Brandt is willing to assist. Their attraction to each other another is yet another mystery that will need to be solved.

Author Krista Lynn weaves a tale conjured up from her childhood where she lived with her family sixty miles north of Arizona on an old gold mine. The nearest neighbor was twenty miles away. Krista draws from her own memories of an isolated desert life with her brothers, animals and the supernatural desert landscape. Descriptive writing, easy to follow dialog, well developed characters will draw you into this first story in her Blood Stone series and will leave you waiting for her next novel coming soon titled ‘Cast In Stone’.

If you enjoy stories that speak of supernatural legends and curses, suspense and mystery, humor and romance this book is for you. It is a multi-genre geared for young adults and up.

Theodocia McLean endorses Blood Stones: The Haunting of Sunset Canyon by Krista Lynn. I reviewed this book from a Kindle format. The review was completed on July 6, 2016.

Genre: Paranormal Thriller/Romantic Thriller

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The Dangerous Duke: An Authentic Regency Romance Arabella Sheraton

The-Dangerous-Duke-An-Authentic-Regency-Romance-by-Arabella-SheratonAn authentic regency romance about the beautiful but impoverished Fenella Hawke.

When Fenella takes up the position of Companion to the elderly Dowager Duchess of Wyndlesham, she is unprepared for the hostile attitude of the current Duke.

The handsome and arrogant Devlin Deverell suspects Fenella has secrets to hide. From the moment they meet, Devlin and Fenella experience an overpowering and frightening attraction. They try to fight their growing arousal, but find themselves irresistibly drawn to each other.

However, when Lady Penelope Vane, Devlin’s extremely jealous mistress, discovers that Devlin’s attentions are wandering, she sets in motion a ruthless plot to discredit Fenella, with the help of her ally, the rakish Sir Marcus Solesby.

Can Fenella keep her secret from the dangerous Duke? Or will Lady Vane’s diabolical plan succeed?

Genre: Romance, Historical, Historical Regency Romance

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Loving Lovely by Diane Paley

loving-lovely-by-diane-paleyLOVING LOVELY is a powerful story of deep love that most people only dream about but few rarely achieve.

A man who has recurring dreams of a woman falls deeply in love. In his dreams the woman never speaks nor does she have a name—so he names her LOVELY.

His personal love life suffers in comparison to his deep attraction and love for a woman who doesn’t exist. But in the most unlikely circumstances the man does find LOVELY—and then loses her.

She’s a news reporter and war correspondent. While on what was supposed to be a short assignment in the Middle East covering the widespread global barbarism, she and her cameraman disappear.

Will he find LOVELY again? Will he find love? Or is fate just not that kind?


Café Mocha by Vivienne Diane Neal

Cinnamon Jones is a divorcée, who has decided to change her way of thinking when it comes to meeting men.

No more will she settle for someone who does not measure up to her high standards, which she did when she first met her husband, Horatio Jones.

When he became successful, he dumped her. However, after she meets Ray Samuel in a café, sparks fly.

Will Cinnamon find true love, or will she end up making the same mistake twice?


Love, Marriage & Mayhem (Tempered Steel Series Book 4) by Maggie Adams

love-marriage-mayhem-tempered-steel-series-book-4-by-maggie-adamsHis brothers tease that he’s the “Sensitive” one…

Brandon Coalson has a huge heart and a tender touch with those that need saving. He thought it a weakness. He will see it as a gift when he meets shy and frightened Anna Meeks.

Anna has a secret that keeps her from encouraging Brandon’s thoughtful advances. He lifts her to heaven during the day, but she goes home to hell at night.

Can she trust this gentle giant with her life and the lives of those she loves?

When tragedy strikes the Coalson family, can Brandon and his brothers save the company they’ve worked so hard to build?

Or will he be forced to sacrifice Anna when she’s caught in the crosshairs of a psychopath’s revenge?


Loving A War Child by Celia

loving-a-war-child-by-celiaWell, she told herself, you could die now or get up and find that evil bastard of a man.

Nothing seems to matter any more after fifteen-year-old Alicia is caught up in the Yugoslav war. Then, twelve years later, Doctor Daniel Kalu Williams comes to her counselling practice …

Daniel has known only love all his life until guilt sends him to Africa. There, he witnesses violence and a dangerous way of life where love thrives alongside bravery and broken dreams.

When he comes back to England his guilt weighs even more heavily on his conscience.

Then he meets Alicia. But will her past let them be together?


Something’s Gotta Give (Tempered Steel Book 3) by Maggie Adams

somethings-gotta-give-tempered-steel-book-3-by-maggie-adamsChance Coalson loves women. And they love him. Young or old, no woman is immune to his charm.

Except one.
Georgia Haines is the only female volunteer firefighter in Grafton. She’s had a crush on Chance Coalson since he offered her his handkerchief at her momma’s funeral. But she’s smart enough to know that it takes a special woman to tame a charmer like Chance, and there’s nothing particularly special about her.

When fire breaks out at the Coalson’s construction business and Chance is trapped inside, Georgia braves the flames to save him, only to discover her “crush” has morphed into love. And she’s helpless to hide her desire.

Chance awakens to find an angel breathing life into his lungs with a kiss. The woman he wanted more than any other was the one who paid the “Casanova of the County” no mind.

So how does a man with a bad reputation convince a shy firefighter that he’s worth taking a chance on love?

By fighting fire with fire…..


A Swing and a Dare (A Best Friends Novel Book 1) by Kasey Belle

a-swing-and-a-dare-a-best-friends-novel-book-1-by-kasey-belle[Contemporary Romance, MF, Best Friends Romance}

Navy SEAL Jack Claiborne and Veterinarian Abby Sutter have been best friends since the day they met on a school playground at the age of seven. Both have been secretly in love with each other since the opposite sex magically no longer had cooties and too scared of losing the other and their lifelong friendship to admit it.

When Abby is attacked, Jack is forced to face reality and admit, by allowing fear and what-if’s to influence his decisions, he’d failed them both. Jack realizes whether he made it “official” or not, losing Abby meant losing his heart. It meant a lifetime of never knowing the deep, unbending, and unconditional love reserved for soulmates and that was unacceptable.

With the help of his teammates, Jack launches the most important operation of his life. The objective: To acquire Abby and a happily ever after for both of them. Failure is not an option, neither is death.

NOTE: Due to strong language and graphic scenes of a sexual nature, this book is not recommended for readers under 18. If these things offend you, this book is not for you. However, if you like sweet, sexy, alpha heroes, sassy, strong heroines, and serious heat in your romance, then you came to the right book. All books in the Best Friends Series stand alone.


One Paper Heart by Donan Berg

one-paper-heart-by-donan-bergNever underestimate One Paper Heart . . .

Alicia Danielson, as Lady Victoria Dash, writes in secret to impress a publisher. Never does she realize how her innocent one paper heart deception would kindle her romantic embers.

But Alicia’s zigzag journey to leave manuscript rejection number thirty-two buried in history challenges her integrity and emotional stability. Rigorously tested is her innermost stamina not to abandon love altogether.

The last thing Alicia expects is to face-off with Randall Van Gilleran, her boss and a romance acquisitions editor who champions his own agenda.

Both Alicia and Randall fight personal demons.
How will trust blossom before Alicia’s one paper heart symbolizes love lost?

In fast-paced absorbing romance, One Paper Heart continues author Donan Berg’s showcase of well-drawn winning characters. Tension builds on every page as One Paper Heart spins its addictive tale with an elaborate web of unsuspected twists and turns sprung with gusto.


Leather and Lace (Tempered Steel Book 2) by Maggie Adams

leather-and-lace-tempered-steel-book-2-by-maggie-adamsSam Coalson, ex-Navy Seal, has returned to Grafton for the wedding of his brother.

After being run out of town fifteen years ago for a crime he didn’t commit, he’s determined to claim what is rightfully his and take on anyone crazy enough to try and stop him.

Angel Devereaux is smart, sexy and definitely on Sam’s blacklist.

After siding with Sam’s enemy fifteen years ago, Angel can’t help but wonder what if….what if Sam had never left?

What if he could forgive her now?

She had her reasons, but he won’t listen. So enough with words, sometimes action is exactly what’s called for.


Whistlin’ Dixie (Tempered Steel Book 1) by Maggie Adams

whistlin-dixie-tempered-steel-book-1-by-maggie-adamsA man on a mission….

Mackenzie Coalson was determined to rebuild his hometown after a devastating flood left it in ruins. He has no time for a relationship and all the romantic junk that goes with it. He has a vandal to catch and no sweet smelling bundle of femininity is going to sway him.

A woman protecting her family…..

Dixie Harris charged into the county sheriff’s office with a sassy sway and a smart mouth, eager to give the sheriff, and anyone else, a piece of her mind. When she locks horns with the devil himself, in the form of Mac Coalson, she quickly learns he has a temper to rival hers, even if he’s the living epitome of her sexual fantasies.

When the two unite to catch a potential murderer, it’s in everyone’s best interest to keep it, “business only”. But that’s hard to do when their combined attraction is volatile enough to burn down the town.


Christmas Kisses & Wishes (The Christmas Love List Book 2) by Sharon Kleve

christmas-kisses-wishes-the-christmas-love-list-book-2-by-sharon-kleveAfter her husband divorced her, Finn Dubose packed up her dog Scorch, gathered what was left of her dignity and set out on a twelve month adventure to find happiness.

All Finn wants is to go back to Charleston, South Carolina and spend the holidays with her grandmother after nine months of traveling from Florida, to Colorado, and then to Maine. But reluctantly, Finn promises Gran she’ll spend the last three months of the year in Seattle, Washington.

The spectacular vineyards in Eastern Washington entice Finn to drive from Seattle to the small town of Vine Grove. What she finds is a place full of kind, generous people, including, Keaton Vanhorn, a single, attractive, veterinarian. Even better, he loves animals as much as Finn.

Sometimes, a bottle of wine and The Love List is all you need to find love. Stop by the small town of Vine Grove and maybe you’ll be lucky in love too.


How Far Is Heaven by J. E. Spina

how-far-is-heaven-by-j-e-spinaParker and Priscilla Wilfork are happily married with two children. Life seemed perfect and peaceful until Parker goes on a business trip and does not return. Priscilla finds her world turned upside down when she searches for answers to how and why Parker disappeared.

One night Priscilla has a dream that Parker is an angel. Does this mean that Parker is now dead? After two years and no sign of Parker except in her dreams, Priscilla makes the decision to tell her children that their father has gone to Heaven.

Priscilla tries to get their lives back together until one day Deanna disappears too. Now Priscilla must go on a quest to find her daughter before it’s too late. She fears her daughter’s disappearance might be connected in some way to her husband’s. Can Priscilla go on with her life if she loses Deanna too?

With the help of a handsome police Sergeant, Blake Furelli, they work together to try to find Deanna and solve the mystery behind Parker’s disappearance. During this trying time, Blake, who suffered a loss of his own, feels drawn to the ethereal beauty of Priscilla.