Jack Cortland had crashed and burned during his rock 'n' roll heyday. Although the handsome loner had sworn off love, he was single-handedly raising his motherless sons on the family ranch. But storm clouds gathered when the boys' tyrannical granddaddy alluded to eerie curses and hinted at a nasty custody battle. Out of his element, Jack hired a beautiful nanny to show him the ropes... and wound up lawfully wed! Nanny extraordinaire Marisa Perez had good reasons for running off to Vegas with Ja... more info>>
Though she certainly never expected to come face-to-face with her estranged husband again, Claire McCane didn't have the luxury of recovering from the shock his presence caused. For another tremendous surprise awaited her.
Even more troubling than the fantastic emotions Joshua's unexpected arrival stirred, was the century-old, black-and-white photograph they discovered, which captured their exact likenesses. Now, reluctant partners on a treasure hunt, Claire suddenly found herself depending o... more info>>
From the night he heard her scream, Quinn Logan sensed that something haunted Jewel Mayfair. The beautiful psychologist ran a ranch for troubled kids, but her own life seemed marked by grievous loss. Quinn had also known sorrow. Now he wanted to help Jewel move on...beginning with a mutual attraction that was impossible to ignore. Her days at Hopechest Ranch were filled with the joy of helping others. But Jewel's nights were plagued by fear...and dreams that seemed all too real. Until the hand... more info>>
The Baker BroodTHE HARD-NOSED DETECTIVEThe minute she walked in, he sensed trouble. Said her name was Colleen and that she was looking for someone named Sam Baker. Who was he? Her husband? Her lover? Private eye Gideon Graves could smell a scandal a mile away, and this mysterious gal sure had him curious.THE SECRETIVE WOMANIf Colleen told Gideon about Sam, he'd never take the case. Yet now the sexy detective thought he was searching for her runaway husband! So what was a very unmarried lady in l... more info>>
Bound by honor and devoted to his country, dashing lieutenant Adam Sinclair readily agreed to help Princess Isabel Stanbury carry out her brilliant plan to rescue her father, the missing King Michael. But he hadn't counted on the feelings that accompanied a reunion with the only woman he'd ever loved—or that posing as a married couple would feel so...right. Adam knew the country was depending on their ability to rescue the beloved king, but was he capable of resisting his traitorous heart?
He was only nine years old, but Danny knew what was best for his mom and dad. That was why he'd asked for a trip to the Grand Canyon. So they could be together again. Like a real family. Sherri and Luke Morgan knew this vacation was just what Danny needed. So they put aside their differences for their little boy's sake. Everything was fine--until... Sherri remembered how good it had been waking up in Luke's arms. Luke remembered the love he'd all but given up on. Maybe Danny would get his wish.... more info>>
Athena Force--chosen for their talents. Trained to be the best. The women of Athena Academy shared an unbreakable bond--until one of them was murdered. Don't miss the riveting conclusion to this miniseries with Athena Force: Books 7-12! Six exciting books of action, adventure and romance including Deceived by Carla Cassidy, Contact by Evelyn Vaughn, Payback by Harper Allen, Countdown by Ruth Wind, Target by Cindy Dees, and Checkmate by Doranna Durgin.
Body heatSOON YOU'LL BE MINEAt first Ann Carson thought the notes were a prank. Then came more sinister threats...and the eerie awareness that someone was watching her. Ann dreaded the long, hot summer nights-until rugged policeman Clay Clinton became her bodyguard. She would finally be able to sleep at night-if only thoughts of Clay would stop invading her dreams.In daylight, Clay had no trouble focusing on his mission: hunting the stalker. After sundown, however, he found it harder to concentr... more info>>
"Failure isn't an option!" —Kyle Ramsey, top-gun pilot
The tension between Montebello and Tamir was escalating when Firstborn Son Kyle Ramsey embarked on a special operation to patrol the skies between the two feuding territories. His mission? Ward off acts of terrorism—and stake a claim on his woman and child. Three months ago he had shared a stolen night of passion with a mysterious beauty, which had stirred Kyle's heart, fulfilled his every fantasy—and left Joanna Morgan pregnant with his ... more info>>
He was a prince who was used to getting answers-through any means necessaryAn expert at interrogation, Prince Antoine Cavanaugh had questioned some of the deadliest men in the world. But one beautiful businesswoman was challenging his legendary ability to ferret out the truth. Beth Taylor had secrets and Antoine wasn't about to let her off easy. After all, he'd caught her red-handed, uncovering evidence in an ongoing investigation, one that involved him directly. So, why she refused to tell him ... more info>>
Mustang, MontanaHER NAME WASN'T REALLY ALICE.And she couldn't tell Cameron Gallagher the real reason why she and her daughter had come to his isolated ranch. Nor could she reveal that his probing midnight gaze made her tremble...with desire.Cameron had no use for beautiful women, or for liars. Yet his new house-keeper was both-and still he wanted her. He would be a fool to let Alice stay under his roof one minute longer. But then, bounty hunters never ran from trouble...they chased it.A lively l... more info>>
"There was something in that clearing."An unknown darkness walks the streets of Black Rock. With a killer at large, Deputy Benjamin Grayson knows that an elderly man's claims of a supernatural phenomenon won't help matters. Yet what he doesn't know is that summoning the man's only relative willmake her a target...one in need of his protection. Edie Burnett comes to the sleepy Kansas town for her grandfather's sake—not to let down her guard for a handsome lawman. But Benjamin seems determined to ... more info>>
She's everything he never wantedShe had one reckless one-night stand and now Grace Sinclair has to face the fact that Justin Johnson, her triplets' father, is an irresponsible cad. But his cowboy brother Jake-smoldering hot and single-welcomes Grace and her infant daughters to their family's Oklahoma ranch. It's a quiet place...until someone tries to kill the single mom!After years of cleaning up Justin's messes, Jake wants no responsibility for him-or anyone. Even as he protects Grace and feels... more info>>
The Baker BroodWIFE IN WAITINGEver since her husband disappeared, Julianne Baker found herself missing him-despite their strained marriage. She wanted to believe he would come home to her and their beautiful little girl. But when-and if-he did, would it be too late?HUSBAND HOMECOMINGLeaving his family was the hardest thing Sam had ever done-but he'd had no choice. Now he was back. And though Julianne wasn't exactly welcoming him with open arms, he was determined to win back her love if it was th... more info>>
After coming home and finding her father unconscious and her mother mysteriously missing, homicide cop Savannah Tallfeather teamed up with the one person she knew she could trust. Riley Frazier had faced a similar situation nearly two years ago and his quest for the truth was both honorable and heartbreaking. But when their investigation uncovered more questions than answers, Savannah found herself turning to Riley for much more...intimate reasons. Time and again Riley's comforting embrace, the ... more info>>
SHE WAS LUCKY TO BE ALIVE......after nearly being trampled to death by a stampeding cattle herd. Now Kate Sampson had to be on her guard every second. Professional bodyguard Zack West offered protection...and something a lot more dangerous. The sensual cowboy had branded her with his passion. And now he was back, ready to break her heart all over again.BUT HAD HIS LUCK RUN OUT?The wild tomboy had grown into an alluring woman who needed him whether she liked it or not. Whoever had murdered her fa... more info>>
Who should raise the twins?
"Me, their godfather. Just because I'm a man doesn't mean I can't warm up formula or read bedtime stories. Besides, I love those two little rascals—and love doesn't come so easily to me."—Beau Randolf
"Me, their godmother. Those poor kids need a stable parental figure, and what could a carefree bachelor know about raising babies?"—Carolyn Baker
"Both. After all, there are two of us who need constant amusement and feedings at three in the morning. We'll just c... more info>>
Test Subject: Jared Maddox
Ability: Mental telepathy
Weakness: Willa Tyler, the only person he was able to communicate with while in a coma.
From the moment he came out of a coma, Jared Maddox knew his whereabouts had been compromised and that only one person could help him escape: trauma nurse Willa Tyler. Although he was reluctant to put Willa's life in danger, she refused to abandon him, insisting she help him reconnect with his mysterious past…and his identical twin. Using the abili... more info>>
HOW MANY BLONDES DOES IT TAKE TO BRING THE BAD GUYS TO JUSTICE?Only one, if you're talking about gutsy Cassandra Newton. She'd put worse criminals behind bars than the street thugs she now dealt with as a Kansas City cop. But her life as a secret agent was behind her--until Kane McNabb showed up. The agency needed her to take down a suspected drug lord with a weakness for leggy blondes. It was no mistake they'd sent her former partner and lover to persuade her. After all, she owed him. But after... more info>>
Brianna Waverly had barely escaped death once. So she had little choice but to accept the protection of former navy SEAL Troy Sinclair. Spirited away to a tiny cabin, her safe house was as far removed from her heiress lifestyle as she could imagine. And her bodyguard so much more exciting than any man she'd ever known. Troy wasn't pleased to be playing house when danger lurked behind every door. Especially when the woman he had to protect was proving impossible to resist. But emotion was an ent... more info>>
HEIRESS BY DAY...BOUNTY HUNTER BY NIGHWhen the man who attacked her best friend skips bail, heiress-turned-bounty-hunter Chantal Worthington swears on her designer spiked heels to hunt him down. Problem is, another hunter's already on the case--and "Crazy" Luke Coleman's not about to let a snooty socialite nab his prey.When Chantal gets a tip that the rapist's gone to ground in Mexico, she's off like a shot with sexy Luke close on her high heels. They can either fight it out tooth and nail, or w... more info>>
"The crib is empty." Peyton Wilkerson's world is shattered when her baby is taken from her very own home. Distraught, she finds comfort--and a growing attraction--in Sheriff Tom Grayson's arms. But knocking down the wall that Tom has erected around his heart will be tough. Tom knows the heartbreak of losing a child. He aches for Peyton, but refuses to give in to desires he thought long dead. When her life is threatened, Tom discovers that resistance is futile--he'd move mountains to keep mother ... more info>>
The whole town was talking about his new nanny--and that wasn't all... There were whispers about Sawyer Bennett, locked up behind his estate's stone walls. Untouchable. The only chink in his armor--his mute daughter. But not even his wealth and influence could silence the rumors since the suspicious death of his socialite wife. So why did new nanny Amanda Rockport think she could penetrate the fortress around Sawyer? Because she could help the little girl, who hadn't spoken since witnessing her ... more info>>
It was the perfect plan. Melanie Watters wanted a baby badly, so she proposed marriage to the most confirmed bachelor in town—her best friend, Bailey Jenkins. In return for getting Melanie pregnant, frustrated pageant-judge Bailey could escape the clutches of the town's tiara-hungry single women. Surely their friendship could survive this marriage of convenience unscathed?
They had agreed to divorce after Melanie became pregnant, but playing house with Bailey soon stirred deep passions in her... more info>>
HER REAL NAME WAS ALLISON WELCHBut he knew her as Cecilia Webster. Just weeks ago, she'd had everything. Then came the tragedy that stole it all-along with her eyesight. The blindness was only temporary. So were her new name and her stay in rural Montana. But what about her feelings for the gruff, tender lawman who'd taken her in?Tormented by his own past, Sheriff Jesse Wilder had a beautiful, vulnerable witness in his protective custody-and more on his mind than keeping her safe. But his charge... more info>>