Young romance blooms when the daughter of a wealthy family fallen on hard times is sent to an inner city high school. There she joins an acting class, finds friends and romance, and eventually a solution to serious problems at home. Another girl in the same class, one from a disadvantaged home, competes for a scholarship to a summer theater. How she deals with jealousy and prejudice leads her life in a new direction.
by Arline Chase Novella. A bride learns while hundres of guests wait in the church that the groom has betrayed her. Does she go through with it? ISBN 1-59431-877-3 Romance / novella Also Available in RTF and HTML formats CHAPTER 1 This should be the most beautiful day of my life. My wedding day. More than 500 people are forgoing their Sunday dinners to wish me well. I stand in the anteroom of the church, watching my mother fuss with the veil and wish that I could run, hide, find some kind ... more info>>
When Jon Abercrombie attends a benefit performance with his psychic sister, Jill, the murder onstage turns out to be real in this period mystery. And the number one suspect turns out to be Jon's father. Can Jon attract the attention of a certain curvaceous actress, whom Jon's father has been courting on the sly. Can Jon protect his father by finding the real murderer? How does one solve a murder that takes place onstage in front of hundreds of people?
by Arline Chase FIRE NEXT TIME is the tale of how a young teen handles it when her mother's "just plain no-good" boyfriend sets out to destroy her family and her world. ISBN 978-1-59431-880-1 Young Adult / Action adventure
A New York debutante travels west for her health and meets a Medicine Man. Broken hearted, New York debutante Christianna Lawrence flees her home and meets a Blackfoot white captive on Montana's high plains. Saved from a flash flood as a boy, Rowan Cameron was destined to become a shaman. Divided by cultural misunderstandings, extraordinary lovers surpass contrasting beliefs to unleash the magic and spirit of the Ghost Dance.
Harriet Tubman was born into the soul-crushing system of slavery in America. Through her wits, intelligence, determination, and bravery, she not only changed the course of her own life, but that of her family and countless other African-Americans. Written for the middle grades.
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Set in the 1890's, Killraven is the story of Hope Voeschell, a young woman brought up to believe in non-violence, and DeCoursey Rogers a man who has known violence first hand, and what happens when an isolated peaceful community is confronted with a murderer. Killraven is a fictional Chesapeake Bay island, an isolated place rich in the traditions of its independent people. The novel is based in part on characters that originally appeared in the award winning short story collection, The Drowned L... more info>>
Is the bond of blood stronger than that of matrimony? The novella, Second Fiddle is the tale of twin sisters who both marry the same man at different times of course. One twin learns from her mistakes, while the other falls victim to jealousy and envy.
Psychic, Jill Abercrombie's family consider her stone mad. They're so intent that she mustn't embarass them at their "musical evening they ignore the corpse in the garden. The new scullery maid understands that Jillian only has "the sight" Her brother, Jon, who hates to be called "Jack" is so intent on his affair with a notorious actress that he pays little attention to solving the crime that may, or may not, be linked to a number of serial killings in the city.
A society murder, his psychic sister, Jillian,and suspicions of a departmental cover-up, all contribute to the complications that find Jack Abercrombie resigning from Baltimore's Police Department and going on tour with his actress friend Genevieve Desmond during the hurricane-laced summer of 1906. Jill sees the storm coming and tries to warn them, but when have they ever listened to her?
Leanna and Jamie married for convenience's sake. Now he's showing signs of restlessness, while she wonders how to tell him she is pregnant. Leanna is no stranger to a May-December marriage, after all she first met Jamie when he did chores for the older husband she had married right out of school. Later, Jamie left town under something of a cloud and by the time they met again, she was several years a widow. Now it's another May-December marriage, only this time Leanna is the older partner. Will ... more info>>
Apple and Junie were not only sisters, but the best of friends, until they quarrel over a man. With the man of her dreams MIA in Vietnam,Apple thinks it's best to make a life with the man at hand. That's how the love of her life comes home to find her married to someone else. She can understand his rage and rejection. What she can't understand is his dating her sister.
A single mother wins a two-week vacation in Hawaii. Through a series of complications she finds herself sharing the trip with a man she hardly knows and with whom she shares nothing besides a fear of flying. ISBN 978-1-59431-882-5 Romance/ Contemporary