The Secretary and the Ghost: A Gothic Paranormal Romance (Read by Candlelight Book 1)
Pip Leighton is in a fix. His sisters marriage hinges on him staving off the familys impending financial ruin by taking the job of secretary to Lord Cross, a reclusive man with a temper befitting his name. Developing a passion for his employer was not on the cards. Neither was getting caught up in the deep mystery surrounding Foxwood Court and its resident ghost, but Pip has never been one to shirk a duty.
As Pip delves deeper into the past, he discovers that his only hope for a future with Cross may depend on a man long deada man with a curious resemblance to himself.
Written for lovers of gothic romance and ghost stories, The Ghost and the Secretary is the first in a series of gay romance novellas.
Long Way Home (A Mangrove Island Novel Book 1)
A second chance at love.
Pull up a beach chair and enjoy the fireworks on Mangrove Island in the first book in this contemporary romance series.
Tyler Barnes cant believe his eyes when Alexis MacAdams walks back into his life. His high school crush left Mangrove Island seventeen years ago and never looked back. Hes held on to the memory of her, even though she never gave him a second glance. Now Alexis is back for the holidays and Tyler is determined to make a lasting impression before she slips away again. He soon learns, however, that her broken heart needs to heal before he has a chance to win it. Can Tyler convince her to risk her heart for a second time?
Mangrove Island series
Book 1: Long Way Home
Book 2: Far From Home
Book 3: No Place Like Home
Book 4: Heart of the Home
Book 5: Home Sweet Home
Book 6: coming soon
*each book can be read as part of the series or as a standalone
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The Keys to my Diary: Fern -- A humorous island romance!
Hi, there! Would YOU like to take a peek in my diary?
Wait, we haven't been introduced. My name is Fern, and by some wonderful stroke of good luck, I live in the beautiful, tropical Florida Keys.
My life is wacky, often wild, and always entertaining. From my love-hate relationship with the book, The Secret, to my encounters with cursing parrots and skittering crabs, the summations of my offbeat life will make you laugh right along with me.
It is a particularly exciting year because I finally meet the man of my dreams! Or is he?
This fast-paced story is an intimate look inside my life as I go all-in and hand over the keys to my diary. Go ahead...Take a PEEK!
Spend some time with the lady Kirkus Reviews calls 'fun, likable company.' Fans of Julia Kent, Tracy Brogan, and Melanie Summers are sure to enjoy this lighthearted romantic comedy. Get your copy of The Keys to My Diary: Fern now.
P.S. Now featuring a BONUS epilogue!
When Never Comes
An Amazon Charts most-read and most-sold book.
Author Barbara Davis deftly explores an emotionally charged landscape of pain, loss, and despairand the risk one woman will take in the hope of loving again.
As a teenage runaway and child of an addict, Christy-Lynn learned the hard way that no address was permanent, and no promise sacred. For a while, she found a safe haven in her marriage to bestselling crime novelist Stephen Ludlowuntil his car skidded into Echo Bay. But Stephens wasnt the only body pulled from the icy waters that night. When details about a mysterious violet-eyed blonde become public, a media circus ensues, and Christy-Lynn runs again.
Desperate for answers, shes shattered to learn that Stephen and his mistress had a childa little girl named Iris, who now lives in poverty with her ailing great-grandmother. The thought of Iris abandoned to the foster care systemas Christy-Lynn once wasis unbearable. But shes spent her whole life runningdetermined never to be hurt again. Will she finally stand still long enough to open herself up to forgiveness and love?
Kissing my Enemies Daughter: A Rockstar Mum Second Chance Romance
It was only supposed to be a no-strings weekend, but I couldnt get her out of my head.
She was in my thoughts while I sought vengeance for my father.
Shes haunted my dreams every night of the five years since I held her.
Now shes back, but shes not alone.
Shes the mother of my twins.
Her secrets and mine entwine more than Id ever suspected.
Ill do whatever it takes to keep them all safe.
Shes mine, and I wont let her go again.
Can I complete my quest to bring justice to my family and win the heart of the woman of my dreams?
Crazy Little Thing (A Bell Harbor Novel)
Bell Harbor is a one-million copy bestselling series.
If Sadie Turner is good at anything, its putting stuff in order. So when she finds her perfect life in disarray, she hopes a summer vacation at her aunts lake house will help her piece it back together. She wants to relax, reboot, and heal the wounds left by her cheating ex-husband. And that requires time away from men. All men.
Or so she thinks.
With two slobbering dogs and two cousins living thereone a flamboyant decorator intent on making over Sadieits hard to get a moments peace at eccentric Aunt Dodys house, especially with everyone so determined to set her up with Desmond, the sexy new neighbor.
Desmond is Sadies worst nightmare. Tall, tanned, muscularand to top it off, hes great with her kids. But he must have a flawhes a manso Sadie vows to keep her distance.
As summer blazes on, the life Sadie is trying so hard to simplify only becomes more complicateda new career presents itself, her evil ex haunts her, and Aunt Dody reveals a tragic secretbut maybe a little chaos is just what Sadie needs to get her life back in order.
Emma's Dream (Morgan's Run Romances Book 1)
A woman is the last thing on Ben Morgans mind as he comes home to Morgans Run, his familys ranch in Saguaro Valley. Doctors orders, hes home to heal, but the sooner he can get back to Santa Barbara, the better. Then he runs into Maggie Williams on Main Street, prompting vivid memories of a magical night, and Bens ailing heart skips a beat.
Father of her beloved five year old daughter, the eldest of the Morgan sons is the last person Maggie expects to have crash into her car and back into her life. For years, she has struggled to forget him and to make a life for herself and her daughter, Emma, the mirror image of a father, who is unaware of her existence. Now, here he is, looking more gorgeous than the day he ran out of town. Maggie swears Ben Morgan will never break her heart again.
Chicago Billionaires - Contemporary Romance Series Boxed Set
Four Steamy Stand-Alone Bestselling Romances - All Full-length Novels with HEAs!!! - Mature Content - 18years. All four novels are set in the grand lakefront city of Chicago. From the Amazon US and UK Top 100 "Most Read" Kindle All-Star author Aria Hawthorne comes her highly-anticipated CHICAGO BILLIONAIRES Boxed Set. All four billionaire romance novels can be read and enjoyed in any order and have HEAs. CLOSER - Famous Dutch architect, Sven van der Meer, has just completed the greatest achievement of his professional life--the design and construction of The Spire, Chicago's tallest, most controversial skyscraper. But a shameful secret threatens to destroy his prestigious career--he's losing his eyesight. Now, he's run out of time and the only woman qualified to help maintain his charade of invincibility is also the one woman who despises him and The Spire. Will the fiery, but enchanting Miss Sanchez be the right woman to play the role of his pretend girlfriend? Or will the temptation of getting too close, too fast jeopardize their business arrangement and the future of his entire career?
EXES - When Chicago real estate tycoon Harvey Zale pings a"friend of a friend" with a flirtatious text, he never expects to start an addictive sexting affair with a complete stranger. He's a billionaire who can get any woman he wants, but he can't have her--his mysterious, sultry Contessa who soothes the pain of his divorce from his ex-wife, Alma Castillo,the Lara Croft of antique hunters, who shows up on his land, claiming the existence of a priceless Tiffany stained-glass window and on a personal crusade to muck up his deal. The problem is...he still loves her; she still hates him.So who will win?
PRICELESS - On the night before Valentine's Day, everything changes when jewelry store clerk, Maribel Martinez, assists the building owner, Miles Braxton-Worth, with a luxury purchase. Was it just her imagination, or did he feel their mysterious connection, too? Will Maribel be willing to relinquish her mind, body, and soul to the enigmatic billionaire for the chance to be the woman--special enough in his eyes--to receive his priceless gift? Will he accept her love for free, or will she be the one to pay the price?
DEVOTION - Isabel Alvarez has dedicated herself to her work,determined to prove her worth to her British billionaire boss, Phillip Spears,the only man willing to hire her--a pregnant, college dropout--when no one else would. So when she receives a mysterious bouquet of blush pink roses at the office, she assumes it must be a mistake until she reads her own name on the card's envelope and its enigmatic inscription: This is only the beginning...An alluring succession of seductive gifts follows, and soon, Isabel must decide whether or not to jeopardize the security of her professional career in order to submit herself to the forbidden fantasies of her persistent secret admirer. Please note that all of Ms. Hawthorne's billionaire romances are stand-alone novels set in Chicago with minor subplots and secondary characters that intersect, but each book can be read and enjoyed in any order.
Accounting for Love: A Western Romance Novel (Long Valley Book 1)
Is she the answer to his dreamsor the person who will be forced to destroy them?
Hes a farmer, dammit, not a bookkeeper
When Stetson Miller inherits his fathers farm in Idaho, hes too focused on crops and yields to pay attention to the financial side of things. The next thing he knows, hes got a stack of unpaid bills, the bank is threatening to forecloseand the auditor whos come to examine his accounts is the sexiest thing hes ever laid eyes on.
But shes a city girl, just like the last one who left him at the altar. Hell guard his heart but he cant help wanting her.
Shes checking him outin more ways than one
Jennifer Kendall doesnt mind a tough job, but the handsome Stetson is trouble of a different kind. When he isnt making her mad, hes filling her head with all sorts of forbidden fantasies.
The sparks between them fly even faster when the road washes out and Jennifer has to spend the night on the farm. But passion alone wont pay the bills. Can Jennifer find a way for Stetson to save his farm?
And if she cant, will he ever forgive her?
Accounting for Love is the first novel in the Long Valley world, although all books in the Long Valley world can be read as standalones. It has some strong language, and oh my, sexy times. Enjoy!
In March of 2018, this book was rewritten, reimagined, redone, and every other re-word you can imagine, all based on the original version that was released in October of 2016. I hope you love this reworked version as much as I do. Erin Wright
The Summer of Chasing Dreams: A gorgeously uplifting and heartwarming romantic comedy to escape with
The stunning new story from the bestselling author of The Cottage on Sunshine Beach. A joyously romantic, feel-good summer read. Eva Blue is about to go on a trip of a lifetime, but one adventure she didn't count on was falling in love...
Eva is quite content with her life in London. In her job as a cover designer, she works at home, and often in her cosy pyjamas. She's happy to stay in her safe little world and not explore much outside of it.
She is the opposite of her mum, a free spirit who craved finding adventure and thrills in all corners of the world. But on the day her mums will is finalised, Eva finds a list of all the dreams her mum wanted to achieve in her life. Things she never did because she fell pregnant with Eva.
Eva decides these dreams will not go unfulfilled - she is going to be brave and complete them for her mum. As Eva has no experience travelling the world, she hires a guide to go with her on this holiday.
Gorgeous but rude Thor Anderson is not the person she would choose to accompany her on this journey, but somehow she gets stuck with him. As they discover the world together Eva starts to think he might not be as bad as she first thought. She is swept away by Thor's kindness and mischievous sense of humour. But will it be a simple holiday romance or could this wonderful adventure lead to so much more?
Discover an unforgettable romance this summer. If you enjoy reading Sarah Morgan, Miranda Dickinson and Jill Mansell, this book is for you.
What readers are saying about The Summer of Chasing Dreams:
Without a doubt my favourite Holly Martin book of all time. I adored every single moment of this fabulous book. One of my top romantic comedy reads for the year. Rachels Random Reads, 5 stars
If Holly Martins latest book had been a cake, she would have come up with something that looks great, tastes amazing and has people hailing her the next Mary Berry its that good. A mixture of brilliant, believable characters, exotic travel, a fantastic story and, of course, beautiful romance at its heart, this is a winning recipe for me. After the Rain, 5 stars
Addictive, packed full of humour, friendship, family, love with just a little bit of heat. This has to be one of my favourites of Hollys so far. Love Books Actually, 5 stars
Holly's writing is like an injection of happiness into your day. She writes love in it's sweet, all encompassing, passionate glory. The Blossom Twins, 5 stars
I think this is Holly's best book yet; I absolutely loved it from start to finish, I devoured this almost in one sitting. Amazon review, 5 stars
There are some laugh out loud moments as well as some heart melting and tear jerking ones. A perfect holiday read! Jos Book Journey, 5 stars
Just delightful. A heartwarming and deliciously romantic novel. The Cosiest Corner
The Summer of Chasing Dreams is a gorgeous romantic story. Sweet, sexy and satisfying. Portobello Book Blog, 5 stars
WOW! So much LOVE for this story! This book is just AMAZING! Simonas Corner of Dreams, 5 stars
Love Love LOVED this book. Holly Martin has written the must read novel for this summer. It's an absolute gem. Emotional, passionate, funny, and very, very addictive. The Summer of Chasing Dreams is an absolute must read this season. Ms Bookshelf, 5 stars
This was an absolutely cracking read! Kates Book Spot, 5 stars
A truly magical adventure. Star Crossed Reviews, 5 stars
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