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Romance Down Under: New Zealand Romance Starter Set



Read the first two full-length, standalone romance novels from USA Today bestselling author Tracey Alvarez's Stewart Island and Bounty Bay series.

In Too Deep (Stewart Island Book #1)

Two hearts. A second chance. Everything on the line...

Ryan "West" Westlake belongs on the island. It's in his blood and who he is. Nobody can deny that. When Piper Harland walked out of his life years ago, West let her go. He'd never stand in the way of a woman and her dreams. But now that she's back, their past smacks him right in the face. With tempers flared and desires heightened, West just might realize what he lost so long ago.

Second chances, vacation romance, small town romance, first love, New Zealand romance, island romance, diving, police officer, big family.



Hide Your Heart (Bounty Bay Book #1)

Hiding in plain sight just got complicated...

Lauren Taylor and her young son fled back to her hometown to escape fame's cruel spotlight, and all she wants to do is start over. No press, no pictures, no problem. She thought she'd be safe in the middle-of-nowhere, but her sexy new neighbor is about to ruin everything...

Small town romance, New Zealand romance, summer romance, beach romance, single mom.



Fall in love with these authentic heroes and heroines trying to find their special someone--then read the other standalone books to discover the friends and family who stumble into a once-in-a-lifetime love themselves.

300+ 5-star Amazon reviews on these titles individually.

Praise for the Stewart Island series!



"It's official...I'm hooked on this series! I want to jump on a plane and fly to this island, because apparently they grow them big and HOT in New Zealand...men that is!!!" ~ Swept Away By Romance

"Perfection comes in many shapes and forms, and Ms Alvarez delivers in her contemporary voice and quirky character traits that make a distinctive difference between average and stellar storytelling." ~ InD'Tale Magazine

Praise for the Bounty Bay series!

"Reading a book by Tracey Alvarez is like taking a mini vacation to my imagined little happy place in New Zealand."~ Spellbound Book Reviews

"Tracey now is included among some of my fav authors from the Southern Hemisphere. Rosalind James and Natalie Gayle fans will love Tracey's books."~ Retailer review

"Tracey Alvarez has written a finely crafted, well written romance. Sexy and delightful and full of family values."~ The Book Date

"Her writing style will keep you hanging on to every word and feeling the characters' heartbreak right along with them."~ Rach Lawrence Books

A Moment in Time: A Short Story

A heartwarming short story of turn-of-the-century Liverpool from the bestselling author of THE HOUSE ON LONELY STREET, perfect for readers of Dilly Court and Katie Flynn.



Ellen Holt has grown up in the heart of Liverpool's slums. Each day brings worry and struggle for her mam and da and Ellen works hard as a factory girl to help her family. Together, they get by.

She has never imagined any other existence until one night she joins a gathering of suffragettes. Suddenly anything seems possible. But she's soon to discover how much courage it takes to fight for better. And, just when all seems lost, Eddie Shaw walks into her world...

Includes the first chapter of Lyn's captivating new novel FROM LIVERPOOL WITH LOVE.

Ripley: Lost in a sea of secrets. A Haunting Mystery of Shattered Dreams

A secret. A suspicion. A shattered heart.

Ripley Bradford's world is torn apart. Her lover and best friend, Joe, has mysteriously disappeared without trace, and everything points to her father, who she suspects has been involved in foul-play in the past.

Years pass, and with the realisation that Joe is gone forever, Ripley marries. Her husband, Alex, is a controlling, manipulative bully who gives her everything money can buy, but no love. She had doubts on her wedding day and escapes with her life only a few months later.

Settling for a life alone, a family secret is revealed threatening once more to break her heart. Only one person can unlock the past and set Ripley free to love again.

If you like riveting, fast paced romance fiction, you'll love Jacqui Penn's dramatic look at lost love. Download this free book today and discover how a burning secret can set your world ablaze.

What people say about Ripley:

"BRILLIANT! Just finished it and I have a huge lump in the back of my throat."

"I really liked the story and rooted for the main characters throughout."

"Great read... couldn't stop once I started."

"I loved this book! Didn't want it to finish."

"A lovely romantic read with lots of twists and great characters."

Stories for Christmas: Free heart-warming festive tasters from three bestselling authors

FREE HEART-WARMING FESTIVE TASTERS FROM THREE BESTSELLING AUTHORS.

A Sixpenny Christmas by Katie Flynn

Two women struggle to bring up their children in the aftermath of World War II.

Angels at the Table by Debbie Macomber

A heart-warming Christmas story of love and miracles by the international bestselling Debbie Macomber.

The Lady's Maid by Dilly Court

Despite the differences in their circumstances, Kate and Josie have been friends since childhood. But their past binds them together in ways they must never know.

When First They Met (A Cedar Cove Short Story)

Available exclusively as an ebook, a Cedar Cove short story from international bestseller Debbie Macomber, author of The Inn at Rose Harbor and Rose Harbor in Bloom.

From the moment Jo Marie sits next to Paul inside the Seattle Seahawks' stadium, she feels a spark. Paul's striking blue eyes and kind smile tell her that he's someone special - different from any man she's met before. When they strike up a conversation, Jo Marie and Paul realize how much they have in common, yet there's one thing keeping them from a fairy-tale ending: Paul is in the military and will ship out of Seattle within the next six weeks. As Jo Marie wonders if she should once again open her heart, she decides that, no matter the stakes, she can't forgo her chance at true love.

Carnage: Book #1 The Story Of Us: Volume 1

CARNAGE BOOK #1 The story of us BY LESLEY JONES Synopsis I love him, from the instant I set eyes on him when I was just 11 years old I have loved him and nothing will ever change that, he owns me, he owns my heart and he owns my body and no matter how many lies are told, no matter how many people conspire to keep us apart, despite the fame and the distance, we will find a way. "Georgia Rae, when we made love you used to cry..". He waits for me to sing my bit. I try to swallow down a sob but I just end up singing through it... "I said I love you like the stars above, I'll love you till I die" Carnage, an edgy coming of age love story that breaks all the rules and transcends the decades. Georgia and Sean's story will stay with you long after you read the final word. An emotional, smoking hot, gut wrenching read. This book is for adults with an open mind. It contains scenes that involve sex, drugs, some rock n roll, angst and heartbreak. Tissues may be required. May contain triggers.

LEGEND OF THE LAST VIKINGS - Free Alternate Ending

In 1066 upon the death of Edward the Confessor, Harald Hadraada, King of Norway challenged for the crown of England, claiming it was his through his bloodline. He led a large force of over 400 longships to England and after a few initial victories was defeated during the Battle of Stamford Bridge, near York, by Harold Goodwinson. Only 24 longships returned to Norway.

Two weeks later Harold Goodwinson and his army, exhausted by the forced-march from York to Hastings, were defeated William the Conqueror. And the rest they say is history. Or is it?

Questions remain. What happened to the Vikings after Stamford Bridge? Where did they go? What did they do?

Well Legend of the Last Vikings is just one possibility..............

But why an Alternate Ending?

When I started researching the book, I was amazed to discover that the Silk Route was not just one route, but instead a whole network of routes reaching from Eastern Europe and criss-crossing Asia. As such I had to decide which of these routes my characters would travel along. Before I could make this decision I had to research the routes. In doing so I found so much fascinating information on each, trying to decide which route to "travel" was not easy. Even though I eventually settled upon a route, I did not want to waste potential stories so decided to write an alternate ending which in effect gives the reader a two-for-one.

Synopsis Chapters 1 - 33

I was going to give a summary of the chapters 1 to 33 but have decided that too much action, adventure, character building and meaning would be lost in doing so, so I have kept this to a minimum by providing the following synopsis.

On returning home to Norway after defeat at Stamford Bridge in 1066AD, our hero, Ulf Uspakson, herald to King Harald Hadraada, realises an era is over. Then he remembers the story of a Swedish Viking Adventurer, Yngvar Vittfarne (Yngvar the Far Travelled), who went missing on a journey to the East and in a last fling of youth decides to try and trace him - somewhere on the Silk Route. No easy task!

The alternate ending starts at Chapter 34 with the conclusion of the adventure in China's Taklamakan desert - or is it?

After leaving Shanguo and crossing the Tien Shan mountains, the crew, as I affectionately call this motley group, follow the course of the Jaxartes River (Syr Darya) to the Aral Sea in Kazakhstan. They then cross the Karakum and Barsuki deserts, they loop around the top of the Aral sea. Approaching Astrakhan from the North East, they are tired and weary after such an arduous journey. As always trouble awaits and the crew will have to summon physical and mental strength from reserves hidden deep within themselves.

About the Book

A finalist in the Foreword Magazine Book of the Year Competition. It has a 4 Star Amazon rating and reviews of the book can be found on the Amazon page as well.

Five: The Power Rising: (Epic Fantasy Series, Action Adventure, Magic, Sword Sorcery, Mystery, Romance, Family Saga) : First Prequel to Chest of Souls (Prequel 1 to Chest of Souls)

In the tatted lace of legend, there were Five Creators:

The Tree: Ammon of Rozan-Steading

The Pillar: Jaydren of Stones Fist

The Keeper: Soline the Water-witch

The Weaver: Revaya the would-be Queen

The Blaze: Vael, the Betrayer

Ammon of Rozan-Steading exists to bring change.

While serving as a Guard at the Fortress, he met the other four Creators and hopes to free them.

Jaydren of Stones Fist was forced to kill his family.

He has plans to escape, but can't do it alone.

Soline doesn't remember where she came from.

When she was three, her world was colored by pain that never ended. Her goal: return to the sea, no matter the cost.

Revaya was told she would be Queen someday,

but only after a journey she'd never take by herself.

Vael was carried to the Fortress by harpies,

monstrous winged creatures that abduct those with 'talent'.

He plans to burn whatever stands in his way.

These Five are already legends.

Inside them, their power is rising.

This Kindle ebook Epic Fantasy Series is recommended for everyone that loves magic or magic Sagas, Sword & Sorcery, heroes, legendary feats, incredible danger, romance, suspense, action, and adventure.

Chest of Souls Epic Fantasy Series

Book 1: Chest of Souls

Book 2: Lend Me Your Mind

Book 3: Aftermath

Book 4: Sacrifice of Souls

Book 5: Traps

Book 6: Stone Dreams

Book 7: Destiny of Souls

Book 8: Storm

Book 9: Walking with Lightning

Prequels to Chest of Souls Epic Fantasy Series

Prequel 1: Five: The Power Rising

Prequel 2: Fathoms Deep

Prequel 3: Said In Stone

Prequel 4: Winds of Change

Prequel 5: Up in Flames

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Out of the Shadows (A Werewolf Wars Novel Book 1)

Devon will do anything to protect his little sister from becoming a breeder, even if it means starting a war. After fleeing home in the middle of the night, Devon and his siblings seek refuge with his uncle. There he meets the fiery human, Lark. She is a temptation, one he can't afford. As battle lines are drawn, Devon's alpha instincts take over, and he must fight to keep the ones he loves safe, especially the woman who has stolen his heart.

Lark Davies has put her heart and soul into her bakery, The Cookie Jar. She doesn't have time for dating or a social life, but she is happy to spend her free time at the Harris Ranch. She knows the ranch occupants are werewolves, but they are family. When Devon Harris appears at the ranch, Lark instantly butts heads with him. Even if they can't seem to get along, there is something intriguing about him. She's known werewolves have existed for some time, but she never knew just how dangerous their world was.

Anne of Green Gables (Macmillan Collector's Library)

Brand New & Sealed Collectible Hardback. Classic Collector's Edition. Leatherbound (w/ satin-ribbon bookmark, gilt edging and classic illustrations). Fine condition. Fast UK shipment. For international delivery please inquire.

The Privateersman (A Poor Man at the Gate Series, Book 1)

The Privateersman: Escaping the hangman's noose in England, commoner Tom Andrews finds himself aboard a privateering ship before fleeing to New York at the time of the Revolutionary War. It is a corrupt place where opportunities abound for the unscrupulous. Betrayal forces a hurried return to England where he and business partner Joseph Star, a half Carib freed slave, ruthlessly chase riches in the early industrial boom, investing in iron, mines and cotton. But will Tom's phenomenal luck desert him as he seeks social standing and lasting affection? NOTE: This extensive series has gained an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars from hundreds of reviews. The Privateersman is free in major online stores and Book 2, Nouveau Riche, is currently discounted by 80% as a further introductory offer to this acclaimed series. Books best read in series order.

JKR Reviews: "The Privateersman is intelligently written and packed with historical facts, skilfully interwoven into a varied and compelling story-line. Highly recommended."

About the series

The 'A Poor Man at the Gate' series follows the fortunes of young Englishman Tom Andrews, a petty smuggler turned 'pirate' and his friend Joseph Star, a part-Carib freed slave. After making a small but illicitly gained fortune aboard a privateering ship in the Caribbean and later in New York at the time of the Revolutionary War, they are betrayed and forced to flee to England.

They settle in industrial Lancashire at the beginning of the first great industrial boom; as unscrupulous businessmen they quickly become very rich. Wealth allows Tom to buy a landed estate where he hopes to be accepted by the local aristocratic families. This expansive and meticulously-researched historical saga tells of Tom and Joseph's triumphs and disasters as they aspire to create powerful dynasties to rival any in England.

Published by The Electronic Book Company

Bound: Forbidden Series: Book One: Volume 1

Relinquish Control has just opened its doors in Seattle, and already we are not shy for customers. Relinquish Control is an exclusive escort service catering to the most distinguished customers, from business magnates to foreign royalty. This proven and well-established international business offers an elite selection of women who are ready and willing to attend to your every need with no questions asked. Confidentiality is our special obligation. Jewell Weston is homeless and desperate at age twenty-four. Two years ago, she quit her job to care for her ailing mother and her young brother; the medical bills incurred because of the cancer that killed her mother two months ago took everything the family had, and the state then took away her brother, now age ten. The only way for her to get the boy back is by finding a job and securing a home. When she's approached by a woman in cashmere and pearls who tells her she can change her life, and is handed a card with the business name Relinquish Control on it, she thinks she has nothing to lose by calling the phone number. Maybe this will be the answer to her prayers, a way to save her little brother from the nightmarish foster home he's been placed in. Blake Knight, known to the world as cold and without a heart, is given an exclusive membership to Relinquish Control by his devilish younger brother, who thinks it would be amusing to make his staid brother squirm. Little does this brother realize that Blake does indeed have unusual desires that Relinquish Control can cater to perfectly. What started as a joke turns out to be just what Blake needs. Though the world sees this man as deliberate and emotionless, it's nothing but a facade. What lies underneath would shock all those who know him. When he and his two brothers were six, eight and ten, they were tied up and forced to watch while their parents were murdered. The image has been burned into their minds, though they've tried to forget, leaving each of them guarded and u

Simran

Simran lies in bed running her finger over the scar, a constant reminder of what she'd lost in a matter of moments, a reminder of the humiliation she'd been subjected to, a reminder of her farce of a marriage, a reminder of what she'd lost and given up. As she attempts to rebuild her life in Holland, having turned her back on all those who once mattered, she tries to forget, but each time she takes a few steps forward, a memory will take her back again. From leading a sheltered life in suburban England, finding then losing her first love, her arranged marriage takes her to Holland where turn of events are such, that she has to travel to India and it is in India, where she experiences the darkest moment of her life.

Back in Holland, amongst her small circle of friends, she manages to somewhat heal the wounds. But nothing prepares her for that one visit, by a long lost loved who shares a revelation, which would shake the ground beneath her feet, which would help her put together the pieces of her broken heart and help her rebuild broken bridges.

A Family Affair: Volume 1 (Truth in Lies)

When Christine Blacksworth's larger-than-life father is killed on an icy road in Magdalena, New York, a hundred miles from the 'getaway' cabin he visited every month, she discovers a secret that threatens everything she's always held to be true. Her father has another family which includes a mistress and a daughter. Determined to uncover the truth behind her father's secret life, Christine heads to Magdalena, prepared to hate the people who have caused her to question everything she thought she knew about her father. But what she finds is a woman who understands her, a half sister who cherishes her, and a man who could love her if she'll let him. The longer she's around them, the more she questions which family is the real one. . . Note: This book contains sexual content and profanity. While the author believes these situations are handled in good taste, she acknowledges some readers will choose to pass on this book. Truth In Lies Series: A Family Affair, Book One A Family Affair Spring, Book Two A Family Affair Summer, Book Three A Family Affair Fall, Book Four (Fall 2014) A Family Affair Winter, Book Five (TBA)

The Survivalist (Frontier Justice)

The Survivalist (Frontier Justice) is the first in a brand new post-apocalypse adventure series by Dr. Arthur Bradley and features 15 full-page illustrations. The second in the series, Anarchy Rising, was recently released. The third in the series, Judgment Day, is due out in February of 2014. The Superpox-99 virus has wiped out nearly the entire human race. Governments have collapsed. Cities have become graveyards filled with unspeakable horror. People have resorted to scavenging from the dead, or taking from the living. The entire industrialized world has become a wasteland of abandoned cars, decaying bodies, and feral animals. To stay alive, U.S. Deputy Marshal Mason Raines must forage for food, water, and gasoline while outgunning those who seek to take advantage of the apocalyptic anarchy. Together with his giant Irish wolfhound, Bowie, he aligns with survivors of the town of Boone in a life and death struggle against a gang of violent criminals. With each deadly encounter, Mason is forced to accept his place as one of the nation's few remaining lawmen. In a world now populated by escaped convicts, paranoid mutants, and government hit squads, his only hope to save the townspeople is to enforce his own brand of frontier justice. Halfway across the country, a killer is released from prison. With hopes set on a fresh start, he rescues a young girl desperate to get home. As they travel across the wasteland that once was the United States, they must call upon every bit of strength and courage to survive not only the horrors of the new world but also a violent government agenda. To find out about the next book in The Survivalist saga, or to sign up for Dr. Bradley's FREE Practical Prepper Newsletter, go to http: //disasterpreparer.com.

The Heart of Falcon Ridge: The McLendon Family Saga Book 1: Volume 1

Three hearts beat as one, for one. Always. "Everything inside him ached for Claira in a way that was completely unfair to the memory of his wife." Grey McLendon Claira Robbins technically didn't exist until two weeks before she began teaching at Grassland Academy. Her new identity may have given her the credentials she needed for the job, but it hasn't helped one whit to soothe her frayed nerves caused by years on the run. It also didn't come with instructions on how to handle three ravenous cowboy brothers intent on seducing her. Six years after losing their wife, the McLendon brothers are focused on running their family ranch, Falcon Ridge, and raising their rambunctious twin boys. They've never believed they could find another woman with which to share their hearts and family. When Matt and his twin, Mason, meet their sons' classy new teacher, hope and love aren't the only things that spring back to life. Matt is convinced she was Heaven sent to heal their family. Mason hopes he's right, but knows they have a bigger problem than convincing Claira to take a chance on their unconventional family; a much bigger, surly, older brother kind of problem. After their wife died, Grey McLendon planned to live the rest of his life comfortably numb from the neck down, even if it killed him...and it just might if he can't reconcile his guilt and desire for Claira before her treacherous past catches up with her. Author Note: Originally published as Second Chances. Remastered and reedited with bonus content for The McLendon Family Saga Series. GENRE: Western Romance, Menage Romance, MFM, MFMM, Contemporary Cowboy, Romantica, Family Saga The McLendon Family Saga reading order: The Heart of Falcon Ridge A McLendon Christmas Rock Star Cowboys (Coming January 2016) Rock Star Cowboys: The Honeymoon (Coming January 2016)

Maid for the Billionaire: Ruth Cardello: Volume 1 (Legacy Collection)

Maid for the Billionaire New York Times & USA Today Bestselling Author! Dominic Corisi knew instantly that Abigail Dartley was just the distraction he was looking for, especially since having her took a bit more persuading than he was used to. So when business forces him to fly to China, he decides to take her with him, but on his terms. No promises. No complications. Just sex. Abby has always been the responsible one. Sh... Full description

Game of Love (Love in Bloom: The Remingtons, Book 1): Volume 10

The Remingtons are the third installment of the Love in Bloom Series, joining the Snow Sisters & The Bradens (Voted BEST BOOK SERIES by Supportive Business) Moms, UK In GAME OF LOVE...Ellie Parker is a master at building walls around her heart. In the twenty-five years she's been alive, Dex Remington has been the only person who has always believed in her and been there for her. But four years earlier, she came to Dex seeking comfort and then disappeared like a thief in the night, leaving him a broken man. Dex Remington is one of the top PC game developers in the United States. He's handsome, smart, and numb. So damn numb that he's not sure he'll ever find a reason to feel again. A chance encounter sparks intense desires in Ellie and Dex. Desires that make her want to run--and make him want to feel. A combination of lust and fear leads these young lovers down a dangerous path. Is it possible to cross a burned bridge, or are they destined to be apart forever? This 5-book contemporary romance series features alpha male heroes and sexy, empowered women. They're flawed, funny, passionate, and relatable to readers who enjoy new adult romance, contemporary romance, and women's fiction. While each book may be read as a standalone, you might enjoy reading the entire Love in Bloom series. READ THE FULL LOVE IN BLOOM SERIES: Characters from each sub-series appear in future books. SNOW SISTERSBOOK 1: Sisters in LoveBOOK 2: Sisters in BloomBOOK 3: Sisters in White THE BRADENS (Weston, CO)BOOK 4: Lovers at Heart (Treat & Max)BOOK 5: Destined for Love (Rex & Jade)BOOK 6: Friendship on Fire (Josh & Riley)BOOK 7: Sea of Love (Dane & Lacy)BOOK 8: Bursting with Love (Savannah & Jack)BOOK 9: Hearts at Play (Hugh & Bree) THE REMINGTONSBOOK 10: Game of Love (Dex)BOOK 11: Stroke of Love (Sage)BOOK 12: Flames of Love (Siena)BOOK 13: Slope of Love (Rush)BOOK 14: Read, Write, Love (Kurt) THE BRADENS (Trusty, CO)BOOK 15: Taken by Love (Luke)BOOK 16: Fated for Love (Wes)BOOK 17: Romancing My

If I Break

This is not your typical happily ever after... Lauren Brooks wants to do three things: Escape the small town she grew up in, get accepted to her dream school in Chicago, and graduate without drowning in debt. Now she's working her ass off to do just that. With a full course load and a waitressing job at one of the hottest night clubs in Chicago, she does not have time for distractions;namely ones who only want to get into her pants. She's been burned before. Only a fool goes for a second round.. With just two semesters left until graduation, everything's on track. Until she meets Cal. Enter distraction. At six-foot-two, with ebony hair, deep grey eyes, and a smile that could only hide an agenda, she knows he's trouble. And for the first time in her life, a little trouble might be just what she needs. No what she wants. It isn't like she'd ever marry the guy. Until she does. What she thinks will be her happily ever after, is only the beginning. Cal has a secret. One that makes loving him come with a price, and being his wife cost more than she bargained for.

Love in a Snow Storm: Volume 2 (Pine Harbour)

Book #2 in the new Pine Harbour series from NYT and USA Today Bestselling Author Zoe York. Never fall in love with your best friend's little sister... Contractor and army reservist Jake Foster fell in love with Dani Minelli when she was a colt-legged high school senior. He knew he was too old to even look at her, let alone touch. Dani's been trying to get his attention since returning to Pine Harbour a grown woman-and failing miserably at every turn. This winter, everything is going to change. And when the snow stops falling, Jake and Dani won't be able to hide from their attraction any longer.

The Tycoon's Revenge: Baby for the Billionaire: Volume 1

Derek Titan is a cutthroat business man that reached his way to the top without looking back once. He left his poor roots behind, and now is seeking revenge for the girl that not only got away, but took the last of his trust with her. Jasmine Freeman had loved Derek with a teenager's naivete and because her father lied to her, she spent ten years thinking he had left her, and she has a secret that he is about to find out. When Derek takes over Jasmine's father's company, they will be together for the first time in ten years and their passion will rekindle. Derek is determined to have Jasmine, and she is determined to fight him, but in the end there is not much that can extinguish the blaze of passion between them. Take the journey with Derek and Jasmine, and Derek's cousins who bring humor, love, and character to the story. You will fall in love with Derek and then want to read about his cousin's Drew and Ryan."

Daffodils: Katy always longed for freedom, but never expected the price would be so high

Katy dreams of a better life than just being a domestic servant at Cheadle Manor. Her one attempt to escape is thwarted when her flirtation with the manor's heir results in a scandal that shocks the local community. Jem Beagle has always loved Katy. His offer of marriage rescues her but personal tragedy divides them. Jem leaves his beloved Wiltshire to become a reluctant soldier on the battlefields of World War One. Katy is left behind, restless and alone. Lionel White, just returned from India, brings a dash of colour to the small village, and offers Katy a window on the wider world. Katy decides she has to play her part in the global struggle and joins the war effort as a WAAC girl. She finally breaks free from the stifling Edwardian hierarchies that bind her but the brutality of global war brings home the price she has paid for her search.

Silver Storm: The Raveneau Novels, Book 1: Volume 1

New Author's Choice Edition* Originally published by Ballantine Books "This is my ALL-TIME favorite historical romance. I've read hundreds upon hundreds of them and it simply doesn't get any better than SILVER STORM." PAST ROMANCE, Historical Romance Reviews "Romance the way it was meant to be!" Kathe Robin, RT BOOK REVIEWS "One sexy pirate...one swashbuckler of a tale!" Bestselling Author Jean Brashear Dashing and dangerous Andre Raveneau is the Revolutionary War's most reckless privateer captain when Devon Lindsay stows away aboard his ship after her Connecticut town has been burned by the British. Raveneau sardonically agrees to deliver her to her childhood sweetheart in Virginia but doesn't count on his own potent attraction to the enchanting, courageous Devon. Through high adventure, swashbuckling sea battles, and the colorful history of America's revolution, the couple battles the fiery passion that binds them together. SILVER STORM is on keeper shelves worldwide. The story of Andre and Devon and their twisting path to true love is one you will want to read over and over! The Raveneau Novels* and The Beauvisage Novels intertwine, with some characters crossing over. Should you wish to read them in chronological order, this is the sequence: 1781- SILVER STORM* 1783 - CAROLINE 1789 - TOUCH THE SUN 1793 - SPRING FIRES (A Beauvisage/Raveneau Novel) 1814 - SURRENDER THE STARS* 1814 - NATALYA 1818 - SILVER SEA* (A Raveneau/Beauvisage Novel) 1903 - TEMPEST* *SILVER STORM was revised in December, 2012, and all reviews posted before that date which refer to the hero's unforgiveable behavior are inaccurate.

Caroline: Volume 2 (Rakes & Rebels)

"Lose yourself in the perfect Romance by a perfect author!" BERTRICE SMALL, New York Times Bestselling Author The year is 1783, and rakish Alexandre Beauvisage is returning from the Revolutionary War when he discovers Caroline, unconscious in the Connecticut woods. Dressed as a boy, she has no memory of her past. Against his better judgment, he takes the lovely foundling with him to his home in Philadelphia and finds his life increasingly complicated as the fiery attraction between them builds and Caro's dangerous past reaches out to her. CAROLINE is Cynthia Wright's unforgettable debut novel and is on keeper shelves worldwide. The story of a confirmed rake and an innocent, spirited young woman, it is filled with sensual romance, evocative history, memorable characters, and the joy of true love. "The First Lady of Colonial American romance breathes life, passion, and vibrant historical details into every page. Magic, sensitivity, and humor have made CAROLINE a classic historical romance for more than 3 decades!" Kathe Robin, RT BOOK REVIEWS "Rakes & Rebels" unites the intertwining Raveneau and Beauvisage family novels into one captivating 9-book series, set in both America and England! RAKES & REBELS 1 - SILVER STORM (1781) 2 - CAROLINE (1783) 3 - TOUCH THE SUN (1789) 4 - SPRING FIRES (1793) 5 - SMUGGLER'S MOON (1798) 6 - SURRENDER THE STARS (1814) 7 - NATALYA (1814) 8 - SILVER SEA (1818) 9 - TEMPEST (1903)

Bennett: Volume 1 (Bourbon & Blood)

Mia Darcy plays by the rules, and her Daddy, Samuel, for better or worse has made them all. She takes care of her ailing mother, she manages PR for the family's distillery, Fire Creek. And every day she quietly resents the fact that he stepped in and kept her from being with the one man she loved... a man who still lives there in their small town of Fontaine, Kentucky and who haunts her every minute of the day, waking or asleep. Bennett Hayes has loved Mia his whole life, and for one brief moment, when they were young and full of hope, it seemed like even the long history of bad blood between their families wasn't enough to keep them apart. But he'd been wrong. Mia never showed the night they were supposed to run away together and when he confronted her about it, she broke his heart. But fate and circumstance throw them together again and the fire that raged between them at eighteen is even hotter now. The burn is inevitable. But there are forces at play, people on the periphery of their lives whose agenda goes far beyond just keeping them apart... they have secrets they'll kill to keep and Mia is in their way.

The Doctor's Secret Bride: Volume 1 (Billionaire Brides of Granite Falls)

Michelle Carter has been down on her luck since the day she was born. So it comes as no surprise when through a series of unfortunate events, she finds herself jobless, penniless, and practically homeless. In a desperate attempt to get back on her feet, Michelle accepts a job as a nanny, and finds it absolutely impossible to resist the sexual magnetism of her handsome, sexy billionaire boss--but resist she must for as long as she could, especially since she's keeping secrets from him. Believing that his late wife betrayed him with another man, falling in love again is the last thing Dr. Erik LaCrosse wants to do. But fall, he does, and so hard, he secretly marries the alluring nanny from the wrong side of the tracks. However, when he unearths a disturbing secret from Michelle's past, Erik must choose between his loyalty to a dead woman and the love burning in his heart for one who is very much alive.

The Billionaire's Counterfeit Girlfriend: Volume 1 (The Pryce Family)

A Pryce Family Novel Curvaceous beauty Hilary Rosenberg doesn't believe in love. She only goes out with nice guys who won't expect passionate romance--until a notorious womanizer demands she repay a favor with four weeks of counterfeit dates.Billionaire playboy Mark Pryce doesn't do relationships. In fact, he's never been with the same woman for more than three months. But when his matchmaking mother tries to sabotage his bachelorhood, he needs a stand-in girlfriend. Luckily, Hilary owes him big time. But as they start to spend more time together, he finds himself wanting to break his first rule: never get too close...Note: Previously published as "Four Weeks Till Forever."

Unexpected Treasure: The Lost Andersons - Book One: Volume 1

FROM NEW YORK TIMES AND USA TODAY BEST SELLING AUTHOR COMES THE CONTINUATION OF THE WELL LOVED ANDER....

Meant To Be: Volume 1 (Heaven Hill)

Single mother. Laid off factory worker. Drug runner for the Heaven Hill Motorcycle Club. When Denise Cunningham is served with foreclosure papers on her birthday it's the last straw in a long line of bad luck. Sitting and crying about things has never been how she solved her problems, but this time she decides to do just that. A phone call interrupts her pity party and changes the course of her life forever. Loyal brother. Grease monkey mechanic. Vice President of the Heaven Hill Motorcycle Club. William Walker Jr., known as Liam to his club, needs a new recruit that is just naive enough and desperate enough to do what he asks without question. When Denise Cunningham lands in his lap, he decides to hire her - not because he wants to, because he has to. Neither are comfortable in their new roles, but he needs help and she can't stand to lose anything else. As bullets fly and a local Bowling Green, KY reporter works to bring the club down, Liam and Denise find themselves getting closer to one another. When the stakes get high and outside forces try to keep them away from each other, they have to decide if they really are meant to be."

Six Months in Montana

Molly Bishop loves living in Manhattan and managing a boutique luxury hotel. She's about to be promoted to her dream job of General Manager, the role she's been striving for her entire career. There's only one thing standing in her way. The will of her childhood friend, Christian Ford's grandfather. She hasn't even seen Christian in over ten years, but a recent run-in with his grandfather during a rare visit home, resulted in a new condition to the will. Christian will only inherit the ranch he's been running and the real estate development business that he has expanded, if he marries Molly and stays married for at least six months. This is what I would call a cozy romance, it's romantic and sweet and is set in a small fictional town about 30 miles from Bozeman, MT. Warning, if you prefer your stories with the bedroom doors wide open and the windows steamed up, you may be disappointed.: ) I love to cook and try new recipes and if you do too, you may want to check out the recipe I included at the end of the book, for Lazy Lobster Casserole, the dish that Molly serves her guests at the Rose Cottage Inn's first wine dinner. It's a recipe I know by heart and have made a million times and is great for special occasions. It's a holiday tradition in our family to have it every Christmas Eve.: ) This is a novel of about 50k words and 215 pages. Excerpt Chapter One This is a joke right?" Christian Ford looked at his lawyer, and best friend, Travis Jones in disbelief. Now he understood why Travis had insisted that he come by his office for an official reading of his grandfather's will. "Are you seriously telling me that he changed his will less than a month before he died, and added this condition?" "I'd love to tell you I'm kidding, but your grandfather was very clear about what he wanted." Travis added, "I tried to talk him out of it. Told him you haven't even seen her in years. But he was insistent, said he ran into her at the market last month. She was home for a quick vi

The Executive's Decision

Regan Keller fell in love with a wealthy and powerful man once. He was her boss. When that turbulent relationship ended, she swore she'd never again date someone she worked with. That was before she literally fell into her new boss's lap. Zachary Benson is the head of a successful empire and used to getting what he wants in the boardroom and outside of it - and what he wants is Regan Keller. He's determined to convince Regan that even though he's her boss, they can share a life together. However, when Regan's past threatens to destroy the architectural firm Zach has invested his entire career in, he has to make an executive decision whether to choose his business or fight for the woman he loves.

Mobster's Girl: Volume 1

Gripping my chest is the only way to hold myself together or what's left of me will fall out. The past week has enlightened me on one thing-I don't care. Megan, Mobster's Girl I didn't even hesitate. I took two strides and blasted him in the face with my fist. He was ready for it this time-unlike in church. He tried to hit me back but I ducked and smashed him again. Antonio, Mobster's Girl You can't help what family you're born into or what lies they keep from you. You can't help it if they mold and shape you just the way they wanted. Are monsters born or made? Antonio and Megan have a timeless issue. They were told to stay away from each other. They try, they really do. But they are drawn to each other. Antonio is eighteen and the up and coming mob boss of Palmetto, New Jersey. Megan is a girl uprooted from the grassy plains of Ireland at the age of five. Now she's seventeen and faced with horrors she never thought existed. Mature YA, adult language, underage drinking, violence

Auld Acquaintance

Broken Pieces: Volume 1

His touch is scorching hot and rough, just how I like it. It's just sex. I don't believe in love, but he makes me feel things I have never felt. I want to try. I want to trust him with my secrets, but there is a good chance he will leave. He will see how broken I am. He is what I need to fix the broken pieces of my heart. At a very young age, violence and secrets forced Brogan to escape the only life she knew. Now a young woman with a good career, she hopes to finally forget her past. She is tormented by demons in her dreams, and it has threatened every sexual relationship she has ever had. Brogan meets Kyren Nolan, a sexy ex-military man. He is a yacht builder who has made his own wealth. He knows what he wants the minute he meets Brogan. He wants her, and his first meeting with her lands him on the ground. He doesn't take no for an answer. They start a passionate affair that turns into more. He teaches her that a gentle touch can create as much heat between them. They both struggle for control. But Kyren has his own scars and secrets. When their pasts collide, will they be able to overcome the broken pieces of both their lives together?