Romance - January 6, 2017

Romance

 

Romance


Saturday, January 6, 2018

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Tempest
by Beverly Jenkins

Dr. Colton Lee’s first meeting with his mail-order bride doesn’t go as planned when she accidentally puts a bullet in his shoulder. Regan Carmichael is far from the docile wife and mother to his daughter that he imagined, but Colton recognizes the strength and determination that was required to travel to Wyoming Territory and marry a man she’d never met. In spite of her doubts about her whole marriage plan, Regan is drawn to the unmistakable desire in the doctor’s gaze. His family may disapprove and an unseen enemy might be set against them, but Colton and Regan are determined to make a union of it, in body and in soul.

A Crazy Kind of Love
by Mary Ann Marlowe

Jo Wilder isn’t wild about her day job, but snapping picture of stars pays the rent. When she attempts to catch a money shot on the broad shoulders of a helpful bystander, she only notices he’s really hot. Only later does she learn she was atop Micah Sinclair—one of rock’s most notorious heartthrobs. Close to losing her job, she’s surprised when Mr. Heartthrob himself starts pursuing her. Her skeptical friends claim he’s simply looking for some free PR, but Jo sense something more in Micah’s steamy kisses. Is he feeling the same pull or will Jo become the media’s latest victim?

Judgment Road
by Christine Feehan

As the enforcer of the Torpedo Ink motorcycle club, Reaper lives for riding and fighting. He's a stone-cold killer who turns his wrath on those who deserve it. Feelings are a weakness he can't afford--until a gorgeous bartender gets under his skin ... Near Sea Haven, Anya's touch is everything Reaper doesn't want--and it brands him to the bone. But when her secrets catch up to her, Reaper will have to choose between Anya and his club--his heart and his soul. The small town of Caspar has given Anya Rafferty a new lease on life. And she's desperate to hold on to her job at the biker bar, even if the scariest member of the club seems to have it out for her. But Reaper's imposing presence and smoldering looks just ratchet up the heat.

The Texan Duke
by Karen Ranney

As ward to the late Duke of Lothian, Elsbeth Carew grew up at the ancestral estate of Bealadair and remains fiercely attached to it. But the new duke is a Texan who has never set foot on Scottish soil and has only come to estate to sell it. At least, that was the plan, until Connor McCraight meets the gray-eyed beauty, who tempts him in ways no other woman has. When word gets out about Connor’s plans to sell, his life is threatened—and the only woman who can save him may be the one he has hopelessly lost his heart to.

The Patchwork Bride
by Sandra Dallas

Ellen is putting the final touches on a wedding quilt made from scraps of old dresses when the bride-to-be—her granddaughter June—unexpectedly arrives and announces she’s calling off the marriage. To calm her granddaughter’s shaky heart, Ellen retells the story of Nell, a Kansas woman who ventures into the high plains of New Mexico Territory in 1898 to find a husband. There, Nell finds Buddy, a cowboy who she thinks might be her future. But when he breaks her heart, Nell flees, starting a journey that will teach her hard-earned lessons about love—and finally lead her to her soul mate.

The Art of Running in Heels
by Rachel Gibson

Dumping your fiancé at the altar is bad; doing it on the live reality show ‘Gettin’ Hitched’ is no less than a disaster of the highest magnitude. Only by escaping to the farthest corner of Canada—in poofy gown and five-inch heels--does she have any hope of hiding out from the press. Sharing her flight to Sandspit is Sean Knox, the Seattle Chinooks biggest star—the team that Lexie’s father happens to coach. That makes Lexie very off-limits to Sean, but temptation gets the better of them both. Then a photo of Sean and Lexi breaks the internet--and suddenly they're both swept up in a crazy plan to spin the whole story. But you can't run from love…

So I Married a Sorcerer
by Kerrelyn Sparks

Brigitta knew that she was born with the magical powers of the Embraced—even if she didn’t know how to wield them. But then she learns the truth: she is the lost princess of the kingdom of Tourin, sent into hiding as an infant to protect her from her half-brother, the king. Now he knows where to find her—but so does Rupert, a notorious pirate and sorcerer. He wants revenge on the evil king, and thinks Brigitta might be the key. When what begins as a simple kidnapping turns into something deeper and more passionate, Rupert vows to protect Brigitta from the king. But will they survive long enough for their happily-ever-after?

A Duke in the Night
by Kelly Bowen

August Faulkner has been called many things, most of them not complimentary. Yet the duke holds his reputation like a badge of honor and if people want to accuse him of breaking hearts and dirty business deals, as long as he’s accumulating scads of money, it is no bother to him. Clara Hayward, however, is above reproach. As headmistress of Haverhall School for Young Ladies, the family business is to polish reputations. Yet when August makes a bid to take over her business, all she can think about is the scandalous waltz the two shared years ago. Can she hold on to her livelihood even as her heart opens to the man who could take it all away?

Cowboy Stole My Heart
by Soraya Lane

As an heir to the vast River Ranch fortune, Mia Ford could rest on her laurels and let the guys do the hard work. But Mia is as tough as they come, holding her own against hardest-working cowboys. But when Sam Mendes is in the picture, Mia is at a loss. She’s harbored a crush on the cowboy for years, but how can she make a move on him when she’s his boss. Sam’s trying to heal from a broken heart, but resisting the beautiful Mia is proving to be hard. Is pursuing her worth risking his job—and his heart?