This is a great book!!! Funny, fun, and just entertaining. Part of (The Spirits Are Willing) series.
Lawyer Alexis O'Hara is tired of the dating, mating, then hating game. She wants to settle down, and this time she's not letting her heart get involved. So when her mentor Vincent Cathardy offeres her everythingshe's ever wanted, she agrees to marry him. And by having the wedding at the world-famous (Haunted) inn at Maiden Falls, she can almost guarantee her own happy ending. Only, it might not be the ending she's expecting...
Lawyer Dylan Greene thinks he's negotiating just another prenuptial agreement--until he learns that the bride-to-be is his first and only love, Alexis. And it's soon obvious that the chemistry between them is just as explosive as ever. Even after years apart, they can't keep their hands off each other. So why is Alexis so determined to go through with the wedding? And will Dylan be able to seduce her into saying no to Vincent--and yes to him?
Three stories of Holiday Romance, all were great stories!
The Seduction Season by Helen Bianchin:
Instead of a Christmas breal lazing in the Queensland sun, it seems Anique's aunt has arranged for her to spend her holiday prepairing meals for an infuriating, sexy Frenchman. So Anique cooks up her revenge with glee, never guessing that Sebastian will end up appointing himself her unofficial bodyguard, and a romance neither expected blossoms---just in time for Christmas.
2nd. Miracle on Christmas Eve by Sandra Marton:
On the anniversary of Nick's divorce from Holly, he's taken a sentimental journey to spend Christmas in the hideaway where he and she honeymooned. Holly, wanting to come to terms with her past, has the same idea! Which leads to...
3rd Yuletidfe Reunion by Sharon Kendrick:
Onec, Clemmie and Aleck were in love. And now they've found that they're both single parents, and next-door neighbors. Despite the undiminished sizzle between them, they decide they'd better be "just friends" But they can't seem to manage that, and the children will have none of it! They're angling for a marriage proposal.
He was the best man...it should have been simple. But when Kate Cooper offered to pick up Harry Armstrong, the best man at her sister's upcoming wedding, at the airport, she never dreamed what she was getting into. How could she have guessed that Harry was so irresistivly gorgeous. Or that the sex between them would be so absolutely incredible. Or that the man in her bed wasn't Harry...
Stuntman Hugh Armstrong wasn't aware that his flight coincided with his brother Harry's. And with the reception he received, he didn't much care! Finding hemself sinfully seduced by sexy, spirited Kate was a rush like nothing he'd ever experienced! Before he knew it, Hugh was free-falling in love. Which wouldn't have been a bad thing-- if only Hugh had been the man Kate thought he was...
When Roxy Adams shows up in her bright yellow Porsche, Sheriff Luke Hermann knows he and his small Texas town will never be the same. Within twenty-four hours he's pulled her our of a catfight, almost hauled her off to jail and spent the most incredible moments of his life in her bed. But Luke knows she'll love him and leave him soon enough. Still, before she does, he intends to make sure she'll miss being held in the long arms of a lawman...
Roxy figures the scrumptious shefiff thinks she's some spoiled city girl looking for attention. But in truth, she left Dallas to Stay out of trouble. She's staying in town just until she's strong enought to move on. In the meantime, though, she's sure enjoying the scenery...Only, the closer she gets to Luke, the more she can't bear to leave. Little does she guess her past is about to catch up with her...
Policeman Jake Wallace had a jaded heart--and he'd vowed no woman would snag it. Then he began the kidnapping investigation--and met Katya Essler, a gentle beauty who awakened his lonely soul...
Raising four children alone, Katya yearned for a man's heated touch...for this rugged outsider whose gaze promised wicked pleasures. Helplessly, Katya was swept into Jake's world. where rules---like hearts--were recklessly broken.
Some great laughs from this book! I love a funny romance.
Jake Devila is hugely successful and women love him - with the exception of his assistant, Merlina. Jake adores getting under Merlina's oh-so-professional skin and stirring the passion that simmers beneath.
Merlina wants Jake, but she knows he perfers skinny blondes to curvy brunettes like her. Enough is enough! Suddenly Merlina sees her chance to teach her boss a lesson and show him what he's been missing.
I love this book, great mystery and the cat is just awesome!
The ghost and Mrs. Muir?
Though Mary Muir had once dreamed of becoming William McEachern's bride, after their unexpected reunion she found his abrupt proposal of marriage surprising. And when her long-lost love insisted on a hast wedding, she felt slightly apprehensive.
but once inside his fairy-tale Scottish castle, Mary saw her dreams of wedded bliss turn nightmarish, as her attentive fiance was transformed into an unbridled stranger.
Was William possessed by the spirt of a savage ancestor- of were other, more worldly demons the cause of his bizarre behavior? With the help of a solitary assistant--Familiar, the feline detective--would Mary discover the truth in time to save her beloved?
Undercover cop Cassidy Blake's top priority was to infiltrate mercenary millionaire Derek Mansfield's life- and take him down.
Cass expected to find a ruthless criminal; instead she found a darkly magnetic man whose bone-melting intensity blurred the line between her duty and her own desires.
Derek Mansfield had returned to Chicago to settle a score, not to become entangled in a seductive game of cat and mouse with the intriguing Cass. But the secrets in her eyes and her searing kisses had made him hungry for more than revenge. Could either of them risk their hearts in this perilous game of smoke and mirrors?