An autumn favorite, now in a bilingual Spanish edition!
Annie, the apple farmer, grows and sells delicious apples. She makes cider and applesauce and muffins, too. Young readers can join Annie on the busy journey from the orchard to the marketplace--then make their own delicious apple treats using Annie's recipes! Monica Wellington's lively, colorful pictures perfectly capture farm life during the harvest season. With tie-ins to math and science curricula and units on autumn, this book is truly the pick of the crop!
To defend her legacy, Arabella Montgomery would make a pact with the devil himself. Her younger brother has gambled away the family plantion, and only one man can help her reclaim--the arrogant yet dashing Tony Daggett, the man who had once callously toyed with her affections, the man who today demands she become his mistress, the man who secretly had never stopped loving her. Will their stormy alliance be strong enough to still warring hearts--and overcome the hidden enemy that plots their destruction?
Wedding night baby!
It had been a dream wedding-followed by a night of unforgettable passion. Then Victoria discovered that her new husband, the man she adored, had betrayed her-after only one day of marriage! She packed her bags and left...
Zac Harding wouldn't let Victoria go. He was determined to find his missing bride and bring her home. Only, when he did, he was shocked to find that Victoria had a secret she was desperate to keep: their wedding night had resulted in a baby!
For nearly six centuries I have roamed the night, a mortal mann no longer. Would that I could undo the past-when I entered the sanctuary of the Kinghts Templar to wrest from them the Holy Grail, only to discover the chalice I raised to my lips was not the sacred relic but a hellish cup of damnation. Now I shun the day and all things human, driven by an ungodly thirst. And yet...
Never have I known a maiden the like of Prudence Ryland, whose beauty and spirit awaken a heart I feared long cold and dead. But her young life is slipping away, and she also seeks the deliverance of the Grail-unaware that the cost of her search could be her soul. I must help Prudence, for in six hundred years, no other woman has stirred my passions so. But dare I tender to my beloved that which she most desires-the sensuous "gift" of forever that is both rapture and a curse: my immortal kiss?
Victor Santander: an arrogant Brazilian billionaire.
Araminta Dampierre: a gentle english rose.
Victor is determined to have Araminta in his bed but only for pleasure; he will never again allow a woman to get close to him. He will bring out Araminta's passionate nature, satisfy both their desires, and move on....
But this Brazilian tycoon hasn't bargained on falling for his mistress.
A partnership of two--some might call that a definition of marriage...But Jordan Castillo insists that he wants a partner, not a wife. Jordan's the only surviving son of a amily that can trace its heritage back for centuries. He's also a salvager searching for sunken treasure--Casillo treasure. He knows of one person who can help him find it. A woman.
A woman named Aurora Collins. She has her own resons for agreeing to be his partner. Reasons that, like Jordan's, have everything to do with family. As Jordan and Rory work together, as they risk their lives, they learn to trust eachother. And trust can turn into love...
Which means this Castillo might want a bride after all!
It's the nineties, for heaven's sake...
Intelligent women simply do not find themselves won in a card game in Monte Carlo. But Maximillion Donelli makes his own rules, and tonight Francesca Drury is his. Her loyalty to her brother offers no alternative--she has to go through with this crazy charade.
But kidnapping! Who does Max Donelli think he is? Her brother's archrival, what's who. And now Max's potent sexuality promises to weaken Francesca's defences--and threatens to make her a traitor...
Libby Bateson was seventeen and pregnant when her father kicked her off the farm. She never intended to go back. But now she and her daughter need a place to stay.
So for the few months it'll take to get her life together, she'll ignore her father's unremitting antagonism, ignore the smalltown gossips counting back on their fingers, trying to figure out her daughter's age. Whatever she has to do, Libby is determined that none of them will know the truth behind her little girl's conception.
Especially not Gibson Browning. He lives next door and wants to be her friend, yet they both sense the feelings between them go way too deep for that. Gibson's love of the land ties him to the farming community of Chatsworth, the one place Libby can never stay.
Not when the man she fears most still lives there...
Pepper Forrester has been keeping a secret-make that 2 secrets-for years. When the love of her life, Luke McGarrett, took off after high school not knowing she was pregnant, she didn't bother to track him down. He'd always wanted to shake the dust of Tulips, Texas, off his boots, and he certainly wouldn't need an instant family tied to him.
But now Pepper's secret is out and the whole town has conspired to bring Luke back to face his responsibilities. Luke is happy to make up the mantle of fatherhood-and a marriage of convenience to Pepper. But when a new job opportunity for Luke arises, he takes off again. Will he ever come back - or is history repeting itself?
In a Texas of cattle and railroads, family dynasties and ambitious schemers, Sandra Brown's classic historical romance brings readers a riviting story...
The moment preacher's daughter Lauren Holbrook walked into the texas mansion, she suspected she had been tricked. Instead of becoming wealthy Olivia Lockett's secretary, the matriarch presented her with a scandalous offer: to marry, in name only, the Lockett dynasty's heir--playboy rebel Jared Lockett. Lauren could not know Olivia's real motive, but she was achingly aware of her feelings for Jared. Now, in spite of terrible risks, she had to trust her reckless husband--and fight to make their marriage as strong as her love.
Somthingtimes life is P.U.
Junie B.'s having a rough week. First she got punishment for shooting off her mouth in kindergarten. An now she's in big trouble again" 'Cause Monday is Job Day, and Junie B. told her calss that she's got the bestest job of all. Only, what the hick is it?
What a chunk!
There's a new boy in kindergarten, and guess what? He's the handsomest guy Junie B. has ever seen! She and Lucille and that Grace all want him for a boyfriend. Only, he thinks Junie B. is a nutball. Just 'cause she couldn't stop laughing and rolling. So how is she suppose to get that boy to love her?
Chad Hogan's tempestuous romance with Hanna McGee flatlined when he gave her a sports car instead of an engagement ring. The last thing the rough-edged loner wanted was to lose the only woman who made him feel alive again. But he hadn't been ready for marriage...
Well he better get ready now.
Because Hannah was back-and their passion burned brighter than ever. But time hadn't stood still. For she had a babbling 8 month old baby-chad's baby girl- attached to her hip. Was the brooding bounty hunter finally ready to relinquish his solitary ways and be a full time family man?
They surely knew about making love...but what about making babies?
Where the heart is by Annetter Broadrick
A frantic phone call had a secret agen Max Moran on the first plane to a faraway country. The caller: his never forgotten former lover. The mission: the rescue of a kidnapped child, his son!
Upon the storm by Justine Davis
Amid a raging hurricane, Tracy Dalton found passion in the arms of a beautiful stranger...then she vanished. His search: three long years, no stone unturned. His discover: the mystery woman who'd haunted his dreams...and their child conceived upon the storm...
Ten years ago, eighteen-year old Rachel Penning could only stand and watch as the cops arrested the boy she loved and sent him to prison. If only she'd had the courage to give him an alibi.
Now Jake Monroe's out on good behavior and Rachel is his parole officer. Jake the man is very different from Jake the boy. He's strong, tough, angry and determined to clear his name.
And this time--no matter what anyone says--Rachel's going to help him. For his sake, for her sake... and for the sake of their 10 yr old son.
When Rika sang the Norse legends, her beautiful voice captivated all who listened. But after a rain on her homeland, she found herself the capitve-a slave to the powerful Bjorn the Black. He was the one man who could destroy her life, yet the only man she could truly trust. The only man who had ever ignited the passion in her soul...and introduced her to the pleasures of the body. But Bjorn was duty-bound to bring her to wed another. And thus they begin a perilous journey to a foreign land, a voyage that will test their courage in countless ways and challenge the strength of th elove that is their destiny.
Body and Soul
When a suspicious hit and run driver injured state witness Joanna Nash the authorities insisted on round the clock protection. The doctors insisted that she recover from her injuries so she hired all too personal trainer Mike McCoy to do the job.
Mike's masterful touch not only eased Joanna's aching muscles, it also aroused her hungry heart. His masculinity awakened her slumbering sexulaity; his tenderness resurrected deeply buried dreams of marriage and maternity. But Mike said he wanted nothing to do with home and hearth, and now the danger Joanne faced was strictly from within. For Mike had become more than a "friend"- he was the father of her unborn child...