A Sleigh Ride For Rowena (Bargain Read)

Rowena Williams never knew a sleigh ride would come to mean so much. But thanks to the relentless winter in Jackson, Wyoming, she discovers that her ride to school is the highlight of her day.

Of course, it helps that the driver is a bear of a man with a heart of gold whose smile makes her forget the reason she came to the frontier town. Their rides together light up her life during the harsh winter months, and the heartache of her past fades away.

It takes a sleigh ride to fall in love …

Jake Brooks has also had his share of heartaches. But as he gets to know the pretty schoolteacher, he’s ready to put the past behind him and focus on the future – until his past arrives to claim him with devastating force. Helpless in the face of a potent threat, Jake is forced to choose between protecting Rowena and his own happiness. It’s an impossible decision and Jake cannot bear to see Rowena’s heart breaking before his eyes.

With so much at stake, Jake must decide where his priorities lie … or risk losing everything that matters.

A Sleigh Ride for Rowena is a sweet historical Western tale of grit and determination in a frontier town. In it, you will find lovable characters, suspenseful situations, and sweet kisses (nothing more!). It contains references to the faith of the characters and is part of the Sleigh Ride multi-author series.


Meet Kaitlynn Clarkson

Kaitlynn Clarkson loves writing sweet and clean, faith-friendly romance stories. She writes in contemporary and historical genres because she couldn’t decide which one she likes best! She’s dreamed of writing ever since she was a little girl when she would get into trouble for reading instead of doing her chores.
These days, Kaitlynn lives on a farm with her husband and children and a herd of cows. She loves to play the piano and trombone in her spare time and is certain there will never be enough time to read all the books she wants to.

Gambit for a Damsel’s Heart

In the scandalous world of Regency England, where reputations are made and broken over the turn of a card, the Duke of Waverlyton reigns supreme. He is a notorious rake with a devilish charm and is accustomed to winning whatever he desires. But when an unusual prize falls into his possession during a high-stakes game of cards, even the Duke is taken aback. A woman as prickly and thorny as the lilies that surround her secluded estate – the unconventional and fiercely independent Rosalind Fairbanks. She has little patience for the frivolities of the ton and even less for the advances of a libertine like the Duke. But fate has a curious way of intertwining their lives, forcing them into a reluctant alliance. Fans of historical romance will delight in this captivating tale of love and scandal. If you enjoyed “Pride and Prejudice” by Jane Austen, you’ll love this book.

Meet Emily Higgs

Emily Higgs is a vibrant voice in the realm of fiction, weaving intricate tales that transport readers to captivating worlds. With a pen dipped in imagination and a mind brimming with creativity, she effortlessly spins narratives that enthrall and enchant.

Whispered Wishes of a Damsel

From the moment Amelia met George, she was swept away by his mysterious charm. But just when she thought her fairytale had come true, fate dealt her a cruel hand. Now, at the young age of twenty, Amelia is left alone to pick up the pieces of her shattered dreams. Set against the backdrop of a small seaside town, “Whispered Wishes of a Damsel” follows Amelia as she navigates through the pain and loneliness of losing her beloved husband. Despite her grief, Amelia discovers a newfound strength within herself, embarking on a journey of self-discovery in the midst of heartbreak. As Amelia learns to cope with her loss and find her way back to happiness, she is faced with unexpected challenges and must make difficult decisions that will shape her future. Will she find the courage to move on and find love again, or will she forever be haunted by the memories of her past?

Meet Emily Higgs

Emily Higgs is a vibrant voice in the realm of fiction, weaving intricate tales that transport readers to captivating worlds. With a pen dipped in imagination and a mind brimming with creativity, she effortlessly spins narratives that enthrall and enchant.

The Damsel and The Rogue

In the bustling streets of Regency London, where scandal whispers through the corridors of high society, and desire lurks behind every closed door, two souls on opposite ends of society’s spectrum are about to collide in an unexpected twist of fate. Amidst the opulent balls and lavish parties, Dominic Whitworth, a charming and devilishly handsome Lord, is infamous for his rakish ways. With his devil-may-care attitude and roguish smile, he has vowed to grace every widow’s bed in London, reveling in the freedom that comes with being unburdened by the weight of responsibility. Meanwhile, Ms. Elizabeth Hargrove finds herself cast adrift in a sea of societal expectations. With her family’s doors closed to her after the death of her father, she is left with no choice but to seek employment to survive. Yet, hidden beneath her prim exterior lies a heart that belongs only to her husband, a love she vows to cherish forever. When Dominic and Elizabeth’s paths unexpectedly cross, sparks fly and worlds collide. Drawn to each other despite the gaping chasm that separates their stations in life, they must navigate the treacherous waters of society’s judgment and their own conflicting desires. As passion ignites and secrets are revealed, they must ask themselves: Can love truly conquer all, or are some divides too great to bridge? In “The Damsel and The Rogue,” Emily Higgs weaves a tale of forbidden romance, societal intrigue, and the transformative power of love in the face of adversity. Get ready to be swept away on a journey of passion, scandal, and redemption in this captivating Regency romance.

Meet Emily Higgs

Emily Higgs is a vibrant voice in the realm of fiction, weaving intricate tales that transport readers to captivating worlds. With a pen dipped in imagination and a mind brimming with creativity, she effortlessly spins narratives that enthrall and enchant.

A Damsel Beyond Compare

In the heart of 19th century England, where reputation is worth more than gold, two souls meet on opposite ends of society’s spectrum. Lord Cedric Whitworth, esteemed and respected, guards his reputation with fervor, while Lady Evelina, spirited and untamed, rejects the suffocating constraints of societal expectations. When fate brings them together, their worlds collide threatening to consume them both in a dangerous passion. But as they navigate the treacherous waters of societal expectations and personal desires, they may discover that the very thing that divides them could also be the key to their salvation. Will love be enough to conquer the strict rules of society? Or will their differences tear them apart? Fans of historical romance will be captivated by this tale of love and rebellion set against the backdrop of Victorian England.

Meet Emily Higgs

Emily Higgs is a vibrant voice in the realm of fiction, weaving intricate tales that transport readers to captivating worlds. With a pen dipped in imagination and a mind brimming with creativity, she effortlessly spins narratives that enthrall and enchant.

A Damsel for the Duke

In the glittering ballrooms of Regency London, whispers of romance swirl amidst the aristocracy as the most coveted bachelor of the ton, Lord Percival Alden Whitworth, prepares to take a bride. Heir to the illustrious dukedom of Whitworth and esteemed friend of the Crown Prince, Lord Percival’s impending nuptials have set high society ablaze with anticipation. But amidst the fervor of matchmaking mamas and ambitious debutantes, a shadow lurks, threatening to shatter the dreams of love and happiness. Amidst the glitz and glamour of the ton, Penelope Hawthorne stands as a stark reminder of one unspeakable truth – a truth that shook the entire aristocratic society. As the Gazette eagerly anticipates the union of Lord Percival and his chosen lady, the question remains: will duty and honor prevail, or will the specter of past indiscretions tear asunder the chance for a true and lasting love? In a world where reputation is everything and secrets lie beneath every silken surface, one duty and one sin may indeed keep apart two souls from their happy ending. Will Lord Percival and his bride-to-be be able to overcome the shadows of their past and find true love, or will society’s expectations tear them apart? Find out in “A Damsel for the Duke,” a captivating tale of love, scandal, and redemption.

Meet Emily Higgs

Emily Higgs is a vibrant voice in the realm of fiction, weaving intricate tales that transport readers to captivating worlds. With a pen dipped in imagination and a mind brimming with creativity, she effortlessly spins narratives that enthrall and enchant.

Disrupting Destiny

She thought they were safe. Hidden. Happy. She was wrong. And now her life, her race and her heart will pay the price for trying to disrupt destiny. A historical fantasy thriller adventure through the reign of Henry VIII’s Reformation England to the fantastical realm of Naturae. After a confrontation with a shadowy figure from Aioffe’s past, any hope of a quiet life in deeply religious northern England for the runaway fae soulmates is destroyed. Homebody Joshua is torn apart from his secretive wife. Only his belief in her innocence and the kindness of strangers keeps him alive. He sets out on a dangerous quest to recover what he has lost, but finds himself questioning his own faith and future. Heartbroken and alone, Aioffe refuses to comply with the destiny envisaged for her, until she discovers a darker secret which threatens to destroy the Naturae realm and fae immortality. The fate of an entire race rests on their shoulders, can they reunite in time to disrupt destiny? Rebellion, danger and intrigue threaten the future in a thrilling journey, weaving Tudor times with magical fantasy. Disrupting Destiny – forever isn’t certain, trust no one… ★★★★★ Book 1 of the Naturae Series – Discover an exciting historical fantasy thriller in the first book of an epic tale of love, hope, thrones and faith in the 1500’s. If you like magical realism, hidden worlds, historical authenticity, swashbuckling adventure, and captivating characters, you’ll love the Naturae Series! ★★★★★

Meet Jan Foster

By day, Jan juggles consultancy work with her family, but by night she sneaks off, into the past. Her penchant for sprinkling history with magic is fueled by coffee and Cadburys. When not writing, Jan takes her dogs and small monsters into the countryside, especially if there is a castle or historic building there with a cosy coffee shop in which to escape the rain of Manchester, England.

A Wing and a Prayer

She’s dead-set on giving everything to the war overseas … Even if it means losing everything in a war of the heart. A street orphan abused and abandoned by an alcoholic father at age five, Gabriella (Gabe) O’Connor has never let a man stand in her way yet. So when a handsome flight officer thwarts her plans to become a Women Airforce Service Pilot, she’s determined to join the war effort anyway she can. Her chance comes when she “borrows” foreign correspondent credentials from the Boston Herald—where her father is the editor—to stow away on a medical ship to the front. Lieutenant Alex Kincaid pegs Gabe O’Connor as trouble the moment she steps foot on Avenger Field as a WASP cadet. As the eldest brother of a boy whose jaw Gabe broke in grade school, Alex is familiar with her reputation as both a charismatic ringleader and a headstrong hooligan who’s challenged every male and nun from grade school to college. As her WASP flight instructor, Alex eventually expels Gabe when she pulls a dangerous stunt. But when he is an evacuation pilot in France eight months later, their lives intertwine once again, exposing them to a danger as perilous as the German tanks roaming the Reichswald Forest: a love that neither expects.

Meet Julie Lessman

Lady of Fire

Graduate student Christine Connolly finds a strange piece of jewelry at a yard sale: a beautiful golden torque, a neckpiece worn by royalty in ancient Ireland. When she tries on the torque, it transports her back in time to the magnificent warrior Ailin and his people. Ailin is convinced that she is the incarnation of a goddess, for he is the one who made the torque she wears. But the presence of a goddess causes great strife among his tribe. Christine learns that being worshiped, instead of loved, is not really what she wanted after all. NOTE: This book was first published by Dorchester in 1996. It has been re-edited by the author and given a new cover, but is the same story as the original novel. Battlefield violence. Some scenes of encounters between consenting adults over the age of 21. No part of this book was created using artificial intelligence (AI) software of any kind. Each book in the Celtic Journeys series tells a complete story, so they may be read in any order.

Meet Janeen O’Kerry

Graduate student Christine Connolly finds a strange piece of jewelry at a yard sale: a beautiful golden torque, a neckpiece worn by royalty in ancient Ireland. When she tries on the torque, it transports her back in time to the magnificent warrior Ailin and his people. Ailin is convinced that she is the incarnation of a goddess, for he is the one who made the torque she wears. But the presence of a goddess causes great strife among his tribe. Christine learns that being worshiped, instead of loved, is not really what she wanted after all. NOTE: This book was first published by Dorchester in 1996. It has been re-edited by the author and given a new cover, but is the same story as the original novel. Battlefield violence. Some scenes of encounters between consenting adults over the age of 21. No part of this book was created using artificial intelligence (AI) software of any kind. Each book in the Celtic Journeys series tells a complete story, so they may be read in any order.

Someone to Watch Over Me

A young woman’s refusal to be a victim.

Her future looks uncertain, but with her unwavering courage and determination, Alicia embarks on a journey of self-discovery and resilience. Forced to flee her home in Jerez la Frontera after killing the corrupt police chief’s son in self defence, she finds solace in the Sierras with a piano player.

As Alicia and her newfound love fight for survival amidst the backdrop of the Spanish Civil War, their anthem, Gershwin’s “Someone to Watch Over Me”, resonates in her mind, providing her with strength and hope of a better future.

With its thrilling action and moving romance, this novel is sure to draw readers in as they follow Alicia’s incredible journey.


Meet Fran Connor

Fran Connor is a British author living in SW France among the ancient villages and vineyards which he says inspires his writing. Of course, that’s what he will tell you. He’s really there because it rains less than in England, the food is excellent and the wine good and cheap!