Fatherhood wasn't on CEO Travis Callahan's life plan, but his baby niece, Libby, needs him. He's always understood the word duty, and if his new role requires changing diapers and midnight feedings, so be it!
Unfortunately, taking care of a six-month-old isn't as easy as running a corporation, and Travis is soon in over his head. Luckily for him, former flame Kit Wells is more than happy to help. As part owner of the daycares she ran with Travis's sister, Kit can teach him all about diaper duty. But can she teach him what it feels like to be part of a family?
Amanda - Ryan = Disaster
Amanda + cyan = Success
Amanda + Ryan + Daddy Factor = Both?
Amanda Thorne was minus one husband--one she needed, since all her pals thought she already had one. Ryan West was plus one wife--one he didn't need but had--at least on his bank records. That nonexistent wife's signature was essential for Ryan to put through a big deal. So Amanda plus Ryan--a weekend in exchange for a signature--could only equal success for them both, right?
Seven years ago, a masked and spellbinding stranger at a costume party swept Tara Blayne away for a night of dreamlike passion. Her son, Harry, was the very real result.
Harry was definitely not your usual kid. His gift for making objects levitate just wasn't normal, even in California. Tara was starting to think Harry's dad was even more mysterious than she'd thought. But every time she'd tried to find his house, the streets seemed to rearrange themselves and signs pointed to different directions. Now a stranger had come into her life again.... Chance Powers, a man who had an oddly familiar effect on Tara...almost like a...spell.
The target of a psychotic serial killer, North Dakota Criminal Investigator Brenna Jensen must find the killer before he kills another or kills her. When the FBI takes over the case, she's forced to work with the egocentric team leader, Nick Tarver to protect her hometown of Riverton, ND. Brenna fights her growing attraction for the agent knowing he could never love her and all her scars.
Burned by his ex-wife, Agent Nick Tarver is determined to ignore his attraction to his newest team member, solve the murder case and get the hell back where its warmer. Working closely with the North Dakota Criminal Investigator, he learns to trust her even though he knows she's hiding something from him. With the snow melting, the river rising and more women missing, Nick must put aside his prejudices and dig a little deeper to discover the truth beneath the surface to solve the mystery and win Brenna's love.
For team owner Buck Buchanan every day at the Huntsville track is a rush. The noise. The dirt. The roar. The furor. NASCAR's golden boy has only one regret: Jenna Williams. Not that he blames her for ditching him twelve years ago, but now she's back and has thrown a red flag.
Jenna is downright frantic, clutching a ransom note demanding a cool million in exchange for her daughter's safety. Their daughter's, actually. Yes, she knows how it looks asking Buck for help. But it's true. The child is theirs and Buck's the only one who can wrench her out of danger.
Even if that means trading himself for a girl he's never known.
Six years ago prosecutor Will Patton's girlfriend stormed out on him. That night she was brutally raped and murdered. The violent act knocked Will's world out from under him, alienating him from his family, who Will believed were responsible. Wrapped up in his own guilt and anger, Will developed a powerful thirst for justice . . . and was determined that no criminal would ever walk free again.
Now he's returned to his hometown, but he is greeted by a gruesome discovery -- another body and an all too familiar calling card. And once again the victim is romantically linked with Will. In order to track down his serial killer, Will teams up with rookie detective Trina Giallombardo -- only to realize that if he falls for her, she'll be next . . .
Twelve years ago Anya Sedley was thought dead in the shipwreck that took the lives of her parents. However, she managed to find haven on the Caribbean Island of Puerta Sirena where the ragtag locals treated her as a Love Goddess. Anya returned to North Carolina high society, but has had trouble readjusting. Having run through a chain of tutors, governesses, and companions, she has earned the reputation as the Beast of Rose Hill. Her desperate grandmother wants Julian DeButy to "tame" and marry Anya.
Julian tries to teach the wild and spirited Anya how to behave in polite company. However, Anya plans to provide him special sexual lessons in her bed. As they battle for the role of teacher, they fall in love. However, Anya does not trust those feelings and Julian is bewildered by his needs for her that go contrary to his vow of celibacy.
A Carnivale ball in Venice takes a terrifying turn for book critic Jordan Riley. As festivity turns into frenzy, she is rescued by a man disguised as a wolf. But did she witness the evening's entertainment or was it something far more sinister? Jordan is led on a nightmare journey in this continuation of the saga begun in Beneath A Blood Red Moon and When Darkness Falls.
#1 Has no immunity to gossip, particularly regarding a certain single doctor.
#2 Gets easily flustered and distracted when in presence of said doctor.
#3 Heart starts racing at doctor's slightest touch.
Dr. Beau's Orders
#1 Don't rely on appearances alone. Take the time to get to know someone you might discover that the womanizing rich doctor is actually a down-home, one-woman kind of guy!
#2 From the mouths of babes...come words to live and love by. (That new daddy your daughter wants just might be right in front of you...and the answer to all your dreams.)
#3 If you're experiencing the classic symptoms of love, then marriage may be just what the doctor prescribed....
Blind Jewish physician Isaac of Girona accompanies the beautiful Bonafilla and her family from Girona to Perpignan to attend her arranged wedding to David Bonhujes, the brother of Isaac's physician friend Jacob. The author knows her pre-Expulsion Spain intimately and, after a leisurely opening, the action arrives with a breathless rush. In Perpignan, Isaac finds himself unexpectedly busy ministering to the nearly dead Arnau Mara, a Christian nobleman and shipowner, who's escaped to Jacob's home after being jailed for plotting to run contraband. Mara can't legally reside in the call, the Jewish ghetto. When his enemy suspects Mara's alive, he plants a rumor that the mysterious patient is a heretic; a priest who discovers the rumor is false pays the price with his life. Meanwhile, Bonafilla has a roving eye for Felip, a dashing but dishonest Christian. When David learns of Bonafilla's recklessness, he threatens to cancel the wedding. Isaac must find out who was responsible for having Mara jailed and concocted the story that he was a Cathar. Fortunately, Isaac is as capable as David proves wise. The ending will leave readers feeling as warmly content as the members of the joyous wedding party.
In the days of Indian unrest and cavalry wars, the Cheyenne leader known as Gold Eagle walked the plains determined to defend his adopted people from the Army's injustice. His flowing blond hair and powerfully muscled golden body struck fear in the hearts of men. Yet the hard planes of his chiseled warrior's visage and his immense strength belied his wounded heart. Living among his enemy in disguise, he found the one thing that could soothe his tormented soul: Mallory Tompkins, a stubborn, ambitious newspaperwoman with hair like the blazing sunset and eyes like the brightest emeralds. Her passionate kisses tore his world asunder, and stirred a desire that threatened to destroy all he knew. But where fate had united them, deceit would destroy their bliss, unless they could forever join their love, their souls, their destinies.
Lauri is a dedicated young teacher for the deaf. Her past conceals a wound still unhealed, her present is a facade, and she uses her career to hide her lonliness. Drake, day-time TV's most popular star, has two secrets - the daughter he believes may never have a normal life and the dead wife he can't forget. Jennifer is the beautiful hearing-impaired child who may become a pawn between the man and the woman she needs most. Now, in a chic New Mexico arts communtiy, the three are given a chance to be a family...but first each must find a voice to express the deepest fears and greatest needs of the heart.
Lawyer Mallory Sinclair wants a partnershipalmost as much as she wants fellow attorney Jack Latham. Unfortunately, she's worked so hard at making it in a man's world, that nobody's aware that she's even a womana very sensual woman. But Jack's about to find out, big time. Because Mallory's about to send him an invitation he can't refuse...
Jack can't believe it! Underneath Mallory's power suits lies a temptressone determined to seduce him! Not that Jack's complaining... Only, this new Mallory is so uninhibited, so blatantly sexy, Jack can't help wondering if he's sleeping with a stranger, instead of the colleague he's known for years. Still, he'd like their liaison to continueif only he knew which woman would end up sharing his bed...
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Kidnapped by a sexy Santa!
Sylvie West had stopped believing in Christmas miracles. Then the sexiest Santa she'd ever seen took her captive -- and demanded she help him save the holiday! One look in the mystery man's seductive gaze, and her "no" changed to "maybe...."
When Hunter Semmes disguised himself to recover sabotaged Christmas toys, he didn't plan on taking a tempting hostage! But now that Sylvie knew his secrets, he couldn't let her go. With the help of a familiar black cat, he'd keep her close -- for her own protection. But who would protect Hunter from Sylvie -- and the miracle of love
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Once upon a time
scandal rocked a Southern town. When Mobile's favorite son was accused of kidnapping, reporter James Tenet scooped the story of a lifetime. But he'd only scratched the surface -- even the scent of gardenias couldn't disguise the reek of deceit that hung in the humid air.
Only one angry female stood in his way. As the accused's friend, Jennifer Barkley was James's only link to the truth behind the ugly rumors. And while he adored the furious flash of her eyes, James knew he had to -- wanted to -- kiss and make up.
Maybe Jennifer's feline friend, Familiar, was his way to her heart... and the rest of the story. But there were two things James couldn't understand -- cats... and women.
As editor-in-chief of The Los Angeles Connection, Lincoln Cameron has it all: fame, fortune, and wealth. But when the Connection's owner sends him east in search of her long lost sister, he learns a whole new set of values.
Valetta Faraday is a widow with a small child, in hiding from her past. Having renounced her inheritance years before, she has carved a new life for herself in a small town on the edge of the Adirondack Mountains. Then Lincoln shows up on her doorstep demanding she rethink her priorities-or suffer the exposure of her secrets. Worse yet, he reminds her of the old feelings they once shared, and maybe still do!
Like the heroine of one of her novels, bestselling author Margie Silver was more than ready to rise to Cal Van Dynes challenge. The arrogant tycoon vowed that Margies sister would never marry his brother Margie, however, was determined that the wedding would take place. Margie had expected the worst from Cal but not the cynical game of love he played with her on his lavish Florida estate. Suddenly Margie was gambling with her sisters future and her own with a dangerous adversary who made his own rules...until he met his match.
The great disaster of Grand Springs, Colorado, had given Jessica Hanson one nasty head injury and sinister visions of murder. But no one believed she'd actually witnessed a crime, despite the fact that a body existed. Only Detective Stone Richardson paid her any attention. He had his theories, and now he had his star witness. But unlocking Jessica's secrets -- and her heart -- held only danger. Because now her visions foresaw another death -- his.
A passionate kiss was the last thing Elizabeth Hamilton expected to share with Magnolia Cove's fire chief--minutes after meeting him! And that was before she suspected the mysterious man was really none other than Sullivan Fouquet, legendary eighteenth-century pirate, back from the dead and bent on vengeance.
Sully had returned to his old haunts with one goal--to witness the completion of a centuries-old voodoo curse upon his sworn enemy. But then Elizabeth asked for his help in a serious family matter.
Could Sully give up his chance for revengeand instead take his chance at the love of a lifetime?