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Forged in Rage: Book I of Violent Sands

Biblical Historical Fiction

If you like action-packed historical fiction then you will love Sean Young's thrilling portrayal of a people's struggle for redemption.

For generations, the copper scroll has remained buried, concealing the treasure it protects and the prophecy it contains. Now that secret is about to be unleashed. In the right hands, the scroll could bring about Israel's freedom from Roman occupation, but used improperly, it could destroy her.

Barabbas, a warrior zealot and sworn protector of the scroll, has vowed to overthrow his Roman oppressors. He has raged against an empire and lashed out at its military might. But his greatest enemy remains the pain within.

His quest for vengeance and Roman blood, his love for a peace loving woman, and his commitment to the mysterious scroll pull him in vastly different directions.Death and betrayal loom around every corner as Barabbas searches for a truth that he has yet to fully understand-the force that drives him forward and ultimately requests the ultimate sacrifice to be made by a man.

TREASURE ME, COWBOY Enhanced Edition (Turner Creek Ranch Book 1)

Treasure, secrets and a legacy built on love...

Needing a break from her troubled brother, a summer spent living in and researching a historic stagecoach house on the Turner Creek Ranch sounds heavenly to history teacher Melody Chandler. The ranch is owned by three brothers and she accepts the job offer from the eldest brother. She doesn't realize until she's already settled into the house for the summer that cowboy Seth Turner does not want her there meddling into the families past and demands that she leave. Melody can't help but wonder what the handsome cowboy has to hide and she's not leaving since her contract is with Seth's brother?

Seth Turner manages the families ranch and isn't happy about his brother hiring the pretty history teacher to dig into their past. But when Melody discovers a treasure map and a Texas legend they join together to find the secret treasure. Soon they are drawn together but Melody has secrets of her own that may threaten to tear them apart?

This is a Texas matchmakers story that has it all, romance, treasure hunt and a pumpkin chunking feud between the folks of Mule Hollow that will have you laughing and loving this book.

This book touches the heart and the funny bone.

Welcome to the Turner Creek Ranch where the legacy of love lives strong.

Books in the TURNER CREEK RANCH series:

Treasure Me, Cowboy (Book 1)

Rescue Me, Cowboy (Book 2)

Complete Me, Cowboy (Book 3)

Sweet Talk Me, Cowboy (Book 4)

Kiss Me, Cowboy (Book 5)

Dreamlander

Winter's Secret: Clean Wholesome Mystery and Romance (Northern Intrigue Book 1)

Some secrets chill to the bone....

Smashed heirlooms, ripped upholstery and rifled drawers-who is breaking into homes during a record-breaking snowy winter, vandalizing and stealing.

Whoever it is--is targeting the most vulnerable--the seniors of a small northwoods town. As the new sheriff, Rodd Durand, home again to small town Steadfast, Wisconsin, takes on the Snowmobile Burglar.

In the course of her duties, Wendy Carey, the home health nurse, discovers each new break-in and wants more than anything to stop him. The small town reels as the burglar eludes capture and steps up his crimes. A vindictive woman and a secret baby heighten the suspense. When Wendy and Rodd begin to fall in love, family complicates matters. But the real stumbling block to their love lies within. Can they break through their own insecurities over the past?

Welcome to Steadfast, Wisconsin, a small town whose people and mysteries you may never forget~

The Crippled Bride and The Ambitious Miner (Mail Order Brides of Western Romance Book 1)

It's 1849, the beginning of the California gold rush, and in this book, opposites attract, when Ava, the crippled daughter of a politician, flees to the wild land of Gold Creek, to marry wild & ambitious miner, Jackson.

Ava hated politician! What will happen when Ava discovers that her new husband has political ambitions, an arrogant streak, and a struggling gold mine?

Can a man with ambition and power such as Jackson ever learn to accept anything less than perfect?

Gold Creek is nothing like Ava ever imagined. Wild, unruly, the town matches her new husband.

Ava is thirty-one, beautiful and brave, but with a heartbreaking past, and a crippling injury.

She's always had everything she needed financially, but now this has CHANGED.

She has lost everything . . . . .

Crippled Ava and her Ma have been thrown out onto the street by her cruel father- a politician! They have no way of survival. She needs to make a plan, to save them both from poverty, from a life begging on the street.

Gold Creek . . . and Jackson Abrams, are her ONLY option.

When events seem desperate, Ava makes a strong, desperate decision: to travel to the other side of the country to marry a man she has never met. Jackson promises that his gold mine can provide for him, Ava, and her struggling mama.

Join Ava on her journey cross-country to Gold Creek, where she meets the powerful and devastatingly handsome Jackson Abrams, who has the love and respect of the town, but hidden secrets, and a blind spot when it comes to love and business. He has a picture-perfect vision for his life, and Ava - with her crippling injury - worries that he can't see past the imperfections.

"What's wrong with your leg?"

"An accident," she replied, softly.

"Oh," he said, at last. "So, it's...permanent then."

"It is."

They continued to walk in silence for half a mile.

"Ava," Jackson said finally. "I want things to be perfect between us."

"Perfect?" she asked, looking up at him and frowning. "Jackson, you do know there's no such thing as perfect, don't you?"

Can Ava learn to adjust to life in the wild mining town?

Can Jackson learn to love imperfection?

Will Ava trust that Jackson can see her inner beauty?

"Take the journey with Ava and Jackson, as they learn to open up, love, trust in God's plan, and to see the beauty in imperfection. "

This is a sweet and CLEAN WESTERN ROMANCE short story.

Each installment is designed to be read in around two hours, so they're perfect for when you're waiting at appointments or have a few extra minutes to spare.

Each short story can be read as a stand alone but if you wish to read about the story of Rosella and Luanna in order the first two books are available for just $0.99 or FREE on Kindle Unlimited.

Mail Order Brides of Gold Creek:

Book 2: Rosella's Story- The Silent Bride and The Hesitant Widower (coming soon )

Book 3: Luanna's Story- The Dead Bride and The Sensible Teacher (coming soon)

Discover other series by Faye Sonja:

Brides of Perry Lake series

Book 1 Katherine's Story- The Big Feisty Bride tamed by Her Scarred Banker amzn.com/B014RK5XIM

Book 2: Hannah's story- The Blind Bride's Heart Won by Her Famed Pastor

amzn.com/B01554WWBK

Book 3: Faith's Story- The Barren Bride Claimed By Her Bad Wild Marshal amzn.com/B015BGSRFM

The Archer Sisters of Goldrush

Book 1: Adeline's Story- The Strong-willed Bride for Her Lonely Farmer amzn.com/B014920UYU

Book 2: Amelia's Story- The Idealistic Bride for Her Insecure Rancher amzn.com/B014HUMOCK

Book 3: Averill's Story- The Careful Bride for Her Impulsive Cowboy amzn.com/B014O9PYM6

Cozy Mysteries: Maple Syrup Murder (An Oh Fudge! Cozy Mystery Series Book 1)

*** Coffee Break Cozies - Delicious Cozy Mysteries You Can Devour in One Sitting!***

Book #2 in the Oh! Fudge Cozy Mystery Series, Candy Corn Crime is now available! Find the book on Amazon right here -> http://amzn.to/2djucSw

Welcome to Cider Island - a town where anyone who's anyone knows something about someone. It's just that kind of place. And things get a whole lot stickier for the residents when a businessman visiting the island ends up smothered at the local sugar bush.

With maple syrup season in full swing, Ida Noe's fudge shop is busier than a centipede at a toe counting contest - especially when she's invited to showcase her world famous Maple Bacon Fudge at Sweeney's Sugar Bush. All is sweet until some poor sap kicks the bucket in the sugarhouse and all fingers point to Ida's best friend Maura Sweeney.

With the help of her lumpy black Lab and origami loving friend, Ida is determined to "tap" the real killer and prove that maple can indeed be murder.

Previously published as Maple Can Be Murder.

In Between: Volume 1 (A Katie Parker Production)

Originally published in 2007. Can we overcome our past? Katie Parker is about to get a new life-whether she wants one or not. With her mom in prison, and her father AWOL, Katie is sent to live with a squeaky-clean family who could have their own sitcom. She launches a full-scale plan to get sent back to the girls' home when she finds herself in over her head...and heart. When Katie and her new "wrong crowd" get into significant trouble at school, she finds her punishment is restoring a historic theater with a crazy grandma who goes by the name of Mad Maxine. In the midst of her punishment, Katie uncovers family secrets that run deep, and realizes she's not the only one with a pain-filled past. Katie must decide if she'll continue her own family's messed up legacy or embrace a new beginning in this place called In Between.

DREAM WITH ME, COWBOY Enhanced Edition (Texas Matchmakers Book 1)

Dream With Me, Cowboy is book 1 of an addictively fun Christian romance series! Hairstylist Lacy Brown believes love is in the air and the hair when she drives her ancient pink convertible into town and joins forces with three matchmakers who've started a national "wives wanted" ad campaign to save their dying town. The women will come~she believes and she'll help each of them find their happily-ever after... But she's not looking for love...

From the moment rancher Clint Matlock and Lacy Brown collide the unpredictable spitfire turns his life upside down and suddenly he's having trouble keeping his mind on stopping rustlers...

If you like fast paced, well written romance with loveable characters you'll love this series! These stories will be etched into your heart forever! What a wonderful little town Debra Clopton's created ~ get your copy today!

Note: This book was previously published as The Trouble With Lacy Brown. This enhanced edition includes some fun extras.

Books in the TEXAS MATCHMAKERS series:

Book 1: Dream With Me, Cowboy

Book 2: Be My Love, Cowboy

Book 3: This Heart's Your, Cowboy

Book 4: Hold Me, Cowboy

Book 5: Be Mine, Cowboy

Book 6: Marry Me, Cowboy

Book 7: Cherish Me, Cowboy

Book 8: Surprise Me, Cowboy

Book 9: Serenade Me, Cowboy

Book 10: Return To Me, Cowboy

Book 11: Love Me, Cowboy

Book 12: Ride With Me, Cowboy

Book 13: Dance With Me, Cowboy

The Road to Sampson's Quarry (A Sampson's Quarry Mystery - Book One)

Some days you just can't win...

All Haley Gardiner wants to do is take a couple of weeks off to visit her best friend for some serious girl talk, as well as some overdue rest and relaxation. She soon finds out that with a nagging mother, an evil boss, and her best friend's brother, it may not be as easy as she had planned.

You can't always get what you want...

Haley grew up with Lucas Caldwell, the older brother of her best friend, Bri. After he broke her heart, she has spent the last four years avoiding being alone with him. When he shows up on Haley's doorstep, she tells him to go away. Haley relents when she discovers that he shares her worries about Bri.

Nowhere to run...

Trapped in a car driving through the middle of nowhere, Haley doesn't know what is scarier, her renewed feelings for Lucas or the black car that keeps trying to drive them off the road. Haley just hopes they will survive long enough to find out.

The Love of Grace (Annville Mail Order Brides)

When Jacob met Grace, he thought he was the luckiest man on Earth. He couldn't wait to make her his wife and their engagement was the talk of the town. They were good people, wrapped in the love of God, waiting for their happily ever after.

If only that were the end of the story...

*This story is a Prequel to "Married By Fate"*

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Sweet Longings

Looking to add some sizzle to your Kindle library? You'll find it here with over 32,000 words of panty-melting passion in this collection of fun and hot short stories

Forever My Heart

Falling Again

Holiday of Love

Honoring Her Heart

Summer Splash

The Cherished Bride

Summer of Sweetness

WARNING: These stories are super hot with explicit scenes of desire and passion that do not leave much to the imagination. This ebook is intended for adult eyes only!!

Marrying Miss Marshal

The Blade Heir: Volume 1 (The Azuleah Trilogy)

In the elven city of Evingrad, Lucius Nostra suffers from recurring nightmares of a black dragon killed long ago. The frightening dreams signal the ominous return of Kraegyn and the dragon tribes who wreaked havoc on the peoples of Azuleah. Confused and uncertain of his role in the gathering storm, Lucius joins his elf brother Siegfried on a perilous journey to reforge the Requiem Sword--the blade which once defeated Kraegyn. Lucius' quest will take him through the hostile realms of Azuleah, where both human and unhuman foes lurk. Though Lucius will gain allies on his mission and uncover secrets surrounding his past, can he survive long enough to stop Kraegyn's ascension? The Blade Heir is Daniel Adorno's debut novel and the first book in the Azuleah Trilogy.

Rocky Mountain Oasis: The Shepherd's Heart, Book 1: Volume 1

"He's different from any man she's ever known." "However, she's sworn never to risk her heart again." "Idaho Territory, " Brooke Baker, sold as a mail-order bride, looks to her future with dread but firm resolve. If she survived Uncle Jackson, she can survive anyone. When Sky Jordan hears that his nefarious cousin has sent for a mail-order bride, he knows he has to prevent the marriage. No woman deserves to be left to that fate. Still, he's as surprised as anyone to find himself standing next to her before the minister. Brooke's new husband turns out to be kinder than any man has ever been. But then the unthinkable happens and she holds the key that might save innocent lives but destroy Sky all in one fell swoop. It's a choice too unbearable to contemplate...but a choice that must be made. "A thirsty soul. Alluring hope. An Oasis of love." "Step into a day when outlaws ran free, the land was wild, and guns blazed at the drop of a hat."