Bio: Born in Hawaii, raised in Indiana and California, Rose now lives in a small town in the Sierra foothills with two cats and a husband who she says she?s been married to forever. She has five grown children and three times as many ?paybacks?...aka grandchildren. Her desire to write came from two special people; her dad, the storyteller, and her grandmother, the matchmaker. Writing romance allows her to do both, with a bonus of always having a happy ending.
Aster Hampton returns home determined to overcome the nickname, Aster Disaster. Marriage isn't part of her plan. A bride falling on her face in the church aisle wouldn't endear her to the groom. Full of confidence she steps off the stagecoach. And runs into Adam McCallister. The collision sends them into a puddle of mud. Adam wants a marriage based on compatibility, not love. Love reduces a man to a spineless being. Lust, though, is fine. Judging by his body's reaction to the woman atop him in t... more info>>
Olivia Sawyer manages to get through the holiday rituals only by gritting her teeth. By the time Christmas is over, she's had enough. Enough of her family's ingratitude, their total lack of a Christmas spirit. Desperate times demand desperate actions. Not in her wildest nightmare did she think her campaign to open their eyes and change their attitudes would take a whole year. But even as the next Christmas draws near, it appears that nothing has changed. And then fate intervenes, and it's too la... more info>>
Annie blames herself for her wanton behavior, but how was she to know the man who appeared at her door after midnight wasn't her fiancee? If she hadn't been desperate, she wouldn't have run to meet him clad only in her sleeping gown. Yet that wasn't her worst mistake. Nor was killing her landlord. Jared had been on a mission to rescue his brother from the clutches of another woman. How was he to know his body would betray him when Annie threw herself into his arms? But was his crude behavior res... more info>>