What could go wrong?That’s what Rachel Billing thought when she agreed to be a surrogate for her brother and his wife. Despite the fact that she was a virgin, it seemed like a straightforward process. But when they die in a tragic accident, her world is suddenly turned upside down.Fired, broke and pregnant with someone else’s child, Rachel is despondent. When a friend offers to pay her to attend a party with Lance Muller, a wealthy businessman, she’s all in.The encounter leads to a job offer to take care of Lance’s live-in mother who is dying of cancer, and Rachel accepts.But when his mother learns she is pregnant, she mistakenly assumes Rachel is carrying her first grandchild.For his mother’s sake, Lance asks Rachel to pretend it’s true. Pretend they are a couple and pretend Lance is the father, to make his mom happy in her final days.Pretending never hurt anyone, right?What could go wrong?
Maggie Rose has learned the hard way not to trust men. Broken-hearted and betrayed she leaves home to become a nurse. Six years later, she’s employed in San Francisco, living the life she thought she wanted. Until life throws a massive hitch in her plans in the form of a very handsome architect named Shep.
When Shepherd Millard agrees to help a friend, he never expects to meet the woman of his dreams. Miss Maggie Rose captivates him with her independence and beauty. It should be simple for a well-established architect to court a nurse, but she’s in trouble now, and it’s all his fault. How will he convince her to trust him?
Clint Hayden wears the scars on his chest after Maggie helped Shepherd Millard and his friends. Obsessed with revenge, he will hunt her endlessly, leaving a trail of death and destruction behind him, until she’s his.
Maggie runs, scared by two men obsessed with claiming her. One offers hope and the other wants to make her pay. If she can learn to forgive and trust the Lord, she will see it was always just a question of hope.
What the heck was she doing on this island?
Samantha Jameson finds herself washed up on Siren Island – well, if she was to be honest with herself, more like worn-out, defeated, and dead tired. Her whole life has been spent playing by the rules, and for what? An empty apartment, a career with no upward movement, and one failed relationship after another. When it all blows up in her face, what’s a girl to do but book a last-minute trip to the ridiculously named Laughing Mermaid Bed & Breakfast on an unknown speck of an island in the Caribbean?
Lucas Mosteron knows all about burning out from first-hand experience. Over the years, he’s discovered that he isn’t the only one, as everyone has their own unique story for landing on Siren Island – including his lovely and mysterious neighbors at The Laughing Mermaid Bed & Breakfast. Little does he know that there is more to their story than he could ever have imagined possible. When Samantha Jameson arrives as their guest – depleted and needing respite, Lucas can’t help but feel like he could be the man she needs. Irresistibly drawn to her uptight demeanor, Lucas is determined to unwind Samantha and show her that life on Siren Island could be the answer to all her problems.
The Siren Island Series
Book 1: Good Girl
Book 2: Up to No Good
Book 3: A Good Chance (Expected early 2020)
WHEN A NIGHTMARE BECOMES A DREAM COME TRUE…
JILTED by one future duke, Lila has no choice but to wed another. She will marry the man, escape from her father’s clutches and free her sister as well. Her groom is simply the means to an end, that is, until he becomes so much more.
FORCED to honor his dead brother’s debts, Vincent Saint-Pierre, the Duke of Pemberth, travels to Lord Quimbly’s estate to shackle himself to the Earl’s oldest daughter. Taking a wife is the last thing he wants or needs, and yet, his unlikely bride threatens to capture his heart.
GOODNESS and pleasure sow seeds of affection, but weeds of the past threaten to strangle the newlywed’s love. Can Vincent and Lila avoid deadly thorns, or will their love be poisoned before joy can blossom?
Originally published in the 2019 anthology, Once Upon a Christmas Wedding, Hell’s Wedding Bells is loosely tied to RITA nominated Book 3, Hell’s Belle, of the Devilish Debutante’s Series.
Casper Hartley is the kind of man dreams are made of. Too bad he ruins it when he opens his mouth.
Jane Oakley moved to Maine to open a bakery on a whim.
Moving there from sunny Florida was a big adjustment, but it’s one she hasn’t regretted.
The only problem is Casper Hartley.
Casper Hartley, self-made millionaire, ruggedly handsome, well respected and utterly and completely out of reach.
Every afternoon Casper comes into Jane’s bakery like clockwork.
She takes his order, hands him his food, and takes his money.
That’s it, because Casper seems to look through her instead of at her.
Turns out, Casper Hartley is just a big jerk.
When the town holds their annual Valentine’s dance, Jane’s best friend insists they go and gives Jane the makeover of her life.
Casper definitely seems to like the changes.
But, does Casper want the woman he danced with?
The one that wore high heels, a fancy dress, and more makeup than the local department store owns.
Or will he be happy with plain old Jane Oakley, bakery owner? The girl who has only used an eyeliner pencil to jot down a note, wears yoga pants and would rather eat ice cream and read a book, than party.
L. Nicole brings you another fairy tale inspired story, and our poor heroine is being pursued by a strong, sexy, over the top Alpha. Some girls get all the breaks. So, curl up and enjoy a safe little story that’s warm enough to make you think you’re on beach in the summer sun. Sorry but cabana boys waving palm leaf fans at you are not included.
Taking Love and Law Seriously
Lady Josephine Bradley, the second daughter of the Duke of Rothenbury, loves her life as the center of the English nobility. But when her best friend is mysteriously killed, she finds herself recruited to be a lady spy due to her connections. She must quickly learn to navigate a world she never imagined, filled with secrets, lies, and a forbidden spymaster who fills her thoughts.
Charles Gilbert expertly serves the Crown as London’s spymaster, so when he recruits Lady Josephine, he’s certain he can manage the young debutante. The problem is she’s determined to do whatever it takes to solve her friend’s murder, even if it derail his plans. Nothing seems to deter her, not even sinister threats, highway robbery, or kidnapping.
Can Charles discover whose behind the mysterious deaths in London? Will Josephine accidentally tip off the murderer? And will she pick a spy over the proper match her father wants for her?
The Lawkeepers is a multi-author series alternating between historical westerns and contemporary westerns featuring law enforcement heroes that span multiple agencies and generations. Join bestselling authors Jenna Brandt, Lorana Hoopes and many others as they weave captivating, sweet and inspirational stories of romance and suspense between the lawkeepers — and the women who love them.
The Lawkeepers is a world like no other; a world where lawkeepers and heroes are honored with unforgettable stories, characters, and love.
** Note: Each book in The Lawkeepers series is a standalone book, in a mini-series, and you can read them in any order.
In 1885, Miss Dianna Brittler has been cast aside by the Manhattan society. After years of refusing willing suitors and more than a handful of successful societal matches, she is mere steps away from spinsterhood.
When Dianna stumbles across an advert in the personals begging for a wife to come to the Wyoming territory, a spark ignites within her. Could she possibly be considering a life out West as a Mail-Order Bride?
Shiye is running from his past, and his past is only moments behind him. Injured when saving a white-skinned woman from certain death, he must find a way to fight his growing attraction to her. What is a high society woman doing in the Wyoming territory? Can Dianna help him escape the past he’s left behind?
”Josephine Blake has written a captivating romance you won’t be able to put down.”
— Bestselling Romance Author, Laura Landon
Eating the Forbidden Fruit is a gritty fiction novel loosely based on true events in author Roland Sato Page’s life. The newcomer author delivers a personal journey into his rise and demise as a St. Louis City Police Officer. He takes the readers on a roller coaster ride of good ole family memories to the nightmarish reality of being a police officer indicted on federal drug charges. During his trial, he wrote memoirs as a testimonial of redemption. Roland’s case stems from the conflict of his childhood affiliation and his oath to uphold the law. What is certain is one can’t run from sin for karma is much faster.
Grim Reapers. Saving lives. Lessons in love.
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When Death Becomes a Woman:
For some, it’s a fictitious world. But for Debra Stone, it’s everyday life.
After a chance encounter with a man she enjoys throws her down a path she almost can’t believe, she struggles to cope with her newfound purpose.
Ushering souls into the afterlife. It can’t be real, right? But the men who catch her in the act are real. And their adoration for her is very real.
Drinking With Death:
For some, it’s a fictitious world, but for Debra’s friend, it will become her life.
For once, nothing is going right in her world, but she always has her friend to help her, right?
Ushering souls into the afterlife was something she scoffed at…until it became all too real.
Disorganized as Death:
For some, it’s a fictitious world, but for Jessica Flores, it will become her life.
Jessica prizes one thing above all else: her salon.
Little does she know that her business competitor, Charity, has passed onto her something that will fight for that first-place spot in her life.
The foul-mouthed hairdresser is known in the community for her crass advice, her shark-like tactics in the boardroom, and her unforgiving nature.
All’s Fair in Death and War:
For some, it’s a fictitious world, but for Debra’s friend and assistant, it will become his life.
Jonathan knew about the real world and death, he even thought it exciting. Until he became the next recipient.
Ushering souls into the afterlife was something he thought to be exciting… until he was drafted.
Two Sides of Death:
What happens when two sides of Death meet up for battle? Will either walk away unscathed?
Polly, an independent reporter with her own blog, was onto something big. If only she could find the man who’d been saving people’s lives all over New York City. Others had said he was a superhero, but she had dubbed him The Savior.
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A search and rescue cop training to become a K-9 handler, a lovely dispatcher who always has his back, and an earthquake that threatens to tear them apart…
Officer Ted Hendricks has been biding his time, locating missing skiers and hikers for three years in Colorado, while waiting for a chance to become a K-9 handler. When a spot opens up at the Disaster City Search and Rescue facility in Texas, he jumps at the chance to go, even though it means leaving his girlfriend behind.
Dispatcher Deanna Harper had one strict rule — never date a cop. That all changed when she got to know Ted Hendricks. He was the only single officer in the department who didn’t hit on her, which made him all the more appealing. When he decides to travel across the country to train as a K-9 handler, she decides he’s worth taking a chance on a long distance relationship.
When Ted’s team is deployed to help in the aftermath of an earthquake in Colorado, Ted finds out that Deanna was in the epicenter. Can Ted find Deanna in time to save her? Will Deanna be able to survive until he does? And if they reunite, will they find a way to be together despite the distance between them?
Step into the world of Disaster City Search and Rescue, where officers, firefighters, military, and medics, train and work alongside each other with the dogs they love, to do the most dangerous job of all — help lost and injured victims find their way home.